The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 53 35 68
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +33
Permanent jobs citing Retail 23 49 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 3.23% 5.34% 1.70%
As % of the General category 9.62% 18.56% 4.81%
Number of salaries quoted 23 46 10
Average salary £42,500 £56,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.44% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £34,800
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £59,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -3.37%
Retail
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

General Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
239 264 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 33.57% 28.76% 35.45%
Number of salaries quoted 173 225 261
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,050 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Retail
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Retail Salary Trend in Oxford

Retail
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Retail across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Retail Salary Histogram in Oxford

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 20 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (31.67%) SQL
2 19 (31.67%) XML
3 17 (28.33%) ISEB
4 14 (23.33%) Linux
4 14 (23.33%) E-Commerce
5 12 (20.00%) ITIL
5 12 (20.00%) Windows
5 12 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 11 (18.33%) JDA
6 11 (18.33%) Java
6 11 (18.33%) Tomcat
6 11 (18.33%) Incident Management
6 11 (18.33%) ISTQB
6 11 (18.33%) Retail-J
6 11 (18.33%) Problem Management
6 11 (18.33%) Performance Tuning
7 10 (16.67%) Use Case
7 10 (16.67%) Business Analysis
7 10 (16.67%) ERP
7 10 (16.67%) MS Visio
7 10 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 10 (16.67%) Workflow
7 10 (16.67%) Finance
8 9 (15.00%) MVC
8 9 (15.00%) OOP
8 9 (15.00%) OO
8 9 (15.00%) CRM
8 9 (15.00%) C#
8 9 (15.00%) .NET

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 11 (18.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (16.67%) MS Visio
2 7 (11.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (18.33%) Retail-J
2 8 (13.33%) Dynamics AX
2 8 (13.33%) Dynamics NAV
3 7 (11.67%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (11.67%) Lawson
3 7 (11.67%) Movex
3 7 (11.67%) MFGPRO
3 7 (11.67%) Dynamics GP
3 7 (11.67%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (11.67%) QuickTest Pro
2 5 (8.33%) Selenium
3 2 (3.33%) TestDirector
3 2 (3.33%) Bugzilla
3 2 (3.33%) JIRA
General
1 10 (16.67%) Finance
2 7 (11.67%) Advertising
3 2 (3.33%) Games
3 2 (3.33%) Banking
4 1 (1.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 21 (35.00%) Analyst
2 12 (20.00%) Applications Support
3 11 (18.33%) Support Engineer
3 11 (18.33%) Applications Support Engineer
4 10 (16.67%) Agile Business Analyst
4 10 (16.67%) Business Analyst
4 10 (16.67%) Developer
5 9 (15.00%) .NET Developer
5 9 (15.00%) Senior Developer
5 9 (15.00%) Senior .NET Developer
6 7 (11.67%) ERP Project Manager
6 7 (11.67%) ERP Manager
6 7 (11.67%) Project Manager
6 7 (11.67%) Test Analyst
7 6 (10.00%) Functional Test Analyst
7 6 (10.00%) Functional Analyst
8 4 (6.67%) Consultant
9 3 (5.00%) Test Manager
9 3 (5.00%) Engagement Manager
10 2 (3.33%) Penetration Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (31.67%) XML
2 9 (15.00%) XSL
2 9 (15.00%) WCF
2 9 (15.00%) WPF
2 9 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 9 (15.00%) .NET
2 9 (15.00%) ASP.NET
2 9 (15.00%) Web Services
3 1 (1.67%) NumPy
3 1 (1.67%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.67%) Chip and PIN
2 1 (1.67%) Statistics
2 1 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (23.33%) Linux
2 12 (20.00%) Windows
3 2 (3.33%) Debian
3 2 (3.33%) Ubuntu
3 2 (3.33%) CentOS
4 1 (1.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.67%) UNIX
4 1 (1.67%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (23.33%) E-Commerce
3 12 (20.00%) ITIL
4 11 (18.33%) Incident Management
4 11 (18.33%) Problem Management
4 11 (18.33%) Performance Tuning
5 10 (16.67%) Use Case
5 10 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 10 (16.67%) ERP
5 10 (16.67%) Workflow
6 9 (15.00%) MVC
6 9 (15.00%) TDD
6 9 (15.00%) OOP
6 9 (15.00%) OO
6 9 (15.00%) CRM
6 9 (15.00%) Scrum
6 9 (15.00%) MVVM
6 9 (15.00%) BDD
6 9 (15.00%) Software Engineering
7 7 (11.67%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (31.67%) SQL
2 11 (18.33%) Java
3 9 (15.00%) C#
4 2 (3.33%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.67%) MATLAB
5 1 (1.67%) R
5 1 (1.67%) Python
5 1 (1.67%) C++
5 1 (1.67%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (28.33%) ISEB
2 11 (18.33%) ISTQB
3 9 (15.00%) Degree
4 2 (3.33%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.33%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.33%) OSCP
4 2 (3.33%) OSCE
4 2 (3.33%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (3.33%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 7 (11.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (18.33%) JDA
2 10 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 7 (11.67%) SAP
3 7 (11.67%) Epicor
3 7 (11.67%) Baan
3 7 (11.67%) JD Edwards
3 7 (11.67%) Sage
4 5 (8.33%) HP
5 1 (1.67%) Citrix
5 1 (1.67%) Cisco
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