The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Northern Ireland region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank - 26 22
Permanent jobs citing Retail 0 9 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland - 5.14% 7.98%
As % of the General category - 14.52% 11.72%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 2
Average salary - £40,000 £15,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +158.06%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.12% -1.11%
General Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
56 62 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 27.18% 35.43% 68.08%
Number of salaries quoted 32 42 70
Average salary £27,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,249 £18,858 £15,390
10% offered a salary of more than £83,000 £50,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Retail
UK

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Retail across the Northern Ireland region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Retail
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Retail across the Northern Ireland region.

Retail Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland region citing Retail also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Retail.

1 3 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) CITP
3 1 (33.33%) Spotfire
3 1 (33.33%) Data Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VB
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) SAP
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Cognos
3 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) ETL
3 1 (33.33%) SAS
3 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (33.33%) Informatica
3 1 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (33.33%) Advertising

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland region citing Retail also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Retail. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) SAS
1 1 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Spotfire
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
1 1 (33.33%) Pentaho
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 1 (33.33%) Advertising
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Platform Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Data Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analytics Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
1 1 (33.33%) ETL
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Data Management
1 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
1 1 (33.33%) Data Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Master Data Management
1 1 (33.33%) Data Governance
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Python
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
1 2 (66.67%) Ruby
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CITP
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) SAP
1 1 (33.33%) Cognos
1 1 (33.33%) Informatica
1 1 (33.33%) Tableau
1 1 (33.33%) Talend