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 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 52 60 63
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +3
Permanent jobs citing Retail 26 23 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 3.43% 2.38% 3.05%
As % of the General category 12.04% 8.19% 8.59%
Number of salaries quoted 25 20 25
Average salary £60,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.31% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £25,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
216 281 396
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 28.50% 29.03% 35.52%
Number of salaries quoted 177 230 337
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £60,000
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 December 2014.

Retail Salary Histogram in Oxford

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 26 (53.06%) E-Commerce
2 21 (42.86%) ERP
2 21 (42.86%) CRM
2 21 (42.86%) Finance
3 10 (20.41%) ISEB
3 10 (20.41%) Business Analysis
3 10 (20.41%) Linux
4 9 (18.37%) Microsoft
4 9 (18.37%) XML
5 8 (16.33%) Dynamics AX
5 8 (16.33%) Windows
5 8 (16.33%) ITIL
6 7 (14.29%) MS Excel
6 7 (14.29%) JDA
6 7 (14.29%) Incident Management
6 7 (14.29%) Problem Management
6 7 (14.29%) Java
6 7 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
6 7 (14.29%) Tomcat
6 7 (14.29%) Retail-J
7 6 (12.24%) Use Case
7 6 (12.24%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (12.24%) Workflow
7 6 (12.24%) MS Visio
8 5 (10.20%) SQL
9 4 (8.16%) SAP
9 4 (8.16%) Epicor
9 4 (8.16%) Baan
9 4 (8.16%) JD Edwards

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 7 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 4 (8.16%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.04%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 6 (12.24%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.04%) SPSS
3 1 (2.04%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (16.33%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (14.29%) Retail-J
2 7 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (8.16%) SAP Business One
3 4 (8.16%) Dynamics GP
3 4 (8.16%) Lawson
3 4 (8.16%) Movex
3 4 (8.16%) MFGPRO
3 4 (8.16%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.12%) Office 365
2 2 (4.08%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.08%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (6.12%) QuickTest Pro
1 3 (6.12%) Selenium
General
1 21 (42.86%) Finance
2 4 (8.16%) Manufacturing
2 4 (8.16%) Advertising
3 2 (4.08%) Games
3 2 (4.08%) Banking
4 1 (2.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (36.73%) Consultant
2 16 (32.65%) Analyst
3 10 (20.41%) Business Analyst
4 8 (16.33%) Applications Support
5 7 (14.29%) Support Engineer
5 7 (14.29%) Applications Support Engineer
6 6 (12.24%) Agile Business Analyst
7 4 (8.16%) ERP Manager
7 4 (8.16%) ERP Project Manager
7 4 (8.16%) Project Manager
8 3 (6.12%) Test Analyst
8 3 (6.12%) Business Systems Analyst
8 3 (6.12%) Systems Analyst
8 3 (6.12%) Dynamics AX Consultant
8 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Consultant
9 2 (4.08%) Penetration Tester
9 2 (4.08%) Functional Analyst
9 2 (4.08%) Functional Test Analyst
9 2 (4.08%) Tester
9 2 (4.08%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.37%) XML
2 1 (2.04%) XHTML
2 1 (2.04%) Ajax
2 1 (2.04%) jQuery
2 1 (2.04%) NumPy
2 1 (2.04%) Pandas
2 1 (2.04%) HTML
2 1 (2.04%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.12%) Chip and PIN
2 1 (2.04%) W3C
2 1 (2.04%) Statistics
2 1 (2.04%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.04%) User Experience
2 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (20.41%) Linux
2 8 (16.33%) Windows
3 2 (4.08%) Debian
3 2 (4.08%) Ubuntu
3 2 (4.08%) CentOS
4 1 (2.04%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.04%) UNIX
4 1 (2.04%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (53.06%) E-Commerce
2 21 (42.86%) ERP
2 21 (42.86%) CRM
3 10 (20.41%) Business Analysis
4 8 (16.33%) ITIL
5 7 (14.29%) Incident Management
5 7 (14.29%) Problem Management
5 7 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (12.24%) Use Case
6 6 (12.24%) Workflow
6 6 (12.24%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (8.16%) Service Management
8 3 (6.12%) GAP Analysis
8 3 (6.12%) PRINCE2
8 3 (6.12%) PRINCE
8 3 (6.12%) Project Management
8 3 (6.12%) Usability Testing
8 3 (6.12%) Web Testing
8 3 (6.12%) Functional Testing
8 3 (6.12%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.29%) Java
2 5 (10.20%) SQL
3 2 (4.08%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.04%) MATLAB
4 1 (2.04%) R
4 1 (2.04%) C++
4 1 (2.04%) Python
4 1 (2.04%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (20.41%) ISEB
2 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (6.12%) ACCA
2 3 (6.12%) CIPFA
2 3 (6.12%) CIMA
2 3 (6.12%) ICAEW
2 3 (6.12%) ISTQB
3 2 (4.08%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.08%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.08%) OSCP
3 2 (4.08%) OSCE
3 2 (4.08%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (4.08%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 3 (6.12%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (18.37%) Microsoft
2 7 (14.29%) JDA
3 4 (8.16%) Epicor
3 4 (8.16%) Baan
3 4 (8.16%) JD Edwards
3 4 (8.16%) Sage
3 4 (8.16%) SAP
4 3 (6.12%) HP
5 1 (2.04%) Citrix
5 1 (2.04%) Cisco