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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 46 38 62
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +24
Permanent jobs citing Retail 33 50 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 4.53% 5.19% 1.64%
As % of the General category 14.04% 17.79% 4.85%
Number of salaries quoted 33 47 11
Average salary £42,500 £55,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% +46.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
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
235 281 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 32.24% 29.15% 33.84%
Number of salaries quoted 181 237 229
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 22 August 2014.

Retail Salary Histogram in Oxford

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (35.09%) SQL
1 20 (35.09%) XML
2 17 (29.82%) ISEB
3 13 (22.81%) SQL Server
4 12 (21.05%) ISTQB
5 11 (19.30%) Linux
6 10 (17.54%) OOP
6 10 (17.54%) OO
6 10 (17.54%) XSL
6 10 (17.54%) ITIL
6 10 (17.54%) .NET
6 10 (17.54%) C#
6 10 (17.54%) Microsoft
6 10 (17.54%) ASP.NET
6 10 (17.54%) Web Services
6 10 (17.54%) Windows
6 10 (17.54%) MS Visio
6 10 (17.54%) MVC
6 10 (17.54%) Workflow
6 10 (17.54%) Software Engineering
6 10 (17.54%) Business Analysis
6 10 (17.54%) Scrum
6 10 (17.54%) TDD
6 10 (17.54%) Degree
6 10 (17.54%) WCF
6 10 (17.54%) WPF
6 10 (17.54%) Use Case
6 10 (17.54%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (17.54%) MVVM
6 10 (17.54%) BDD

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 9 (15.79%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (17.54%) MS Visio
2 7 (12.28%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.75%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (15.79%) Retail-J
2 8 (14.04%) Dynamics NAV
2 8 (14.04%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (12.28%) Dynamics GP
3 7 (12.28%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (12.28%) MFGPRO
3 7 (12.28%) SAP Business One
3 7 (12.28%) Movex
3 7 (12.28%) Lawson
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.51%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (22.81%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (3.51%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (12.28%) QuickTest Pro
2 5 (8.77%) Selenium
3 2 (3.51%) JIRA
3 2 (3.51%) Bugzilla
3 2 (3.51%) TestDirector
General
1 8 (14.04%) Finance
2 7 (12.28%) Advertising
3 2 (3.51%) Banking
3 2 (3.51%) Games
4 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 21 (36.84%) Analyst
2 10 (17.54%) Developer
2 10 (17.54%) Senior Developer
2 10 (17.54%) Business Analyst
2 10 (17.54%) Applications Support
2 10 (17.54%) .NET Developer
2 10 (17.54%) Senior .NET Developer
2 10 (17.54%) Agile Business Analyst
3 9 (15.79%) Applications Support Engineer
3 9 (15.79%) Support Engineer
4 7 (12.28%) ERP Project Manager
4 7 (12.28%) ERP Manager
4 7 (12.28%) Test Analyst
4 7 (12.28%) Project Manager
5 6 (10.53%) Functional Analyst
5 6 (10.53%) Functional Test Analyst
6 4 (7.02%) Test Manager
6 4 (7.02%) Engagement Manager
7 2 (3.51%) Penetration Tester
7 2 (3.51%) Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (35.09%) XML
2 10 (17.54%) XSL
2 10 (17.54%) .NET
2 10 (17.54%) ASP.NET
2 10 (17.54%) Web Services
2 10 (17.54%) WCF
2 10 (17.54%) WPF
2 10 (17.54%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.28%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 11 (19.30%) Linux
2 10 (17.54%) Windows
3 2 (3.51%) Ubuntu
3 2 (3.51%) CentOS
3 2 (3.51%) Debian
4 1 (1.75%) UNIX
4 1 (1.75%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.75%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (17.54%) OOP
1 10 (17.54%) OO
1 10 (17.54%) ITIL
1 10 (17.54%) MVC
1 10 (17.54%) Workflow
1 10 (17.54%) Software Engineering
1 10 (17.54%) Business Analysis
1 10 (17.54%) Scrum
1 10 (17.54%) TDD
1 10 (17.54%) Use Case
1 10 (17.54%) MVVM
1 10 (17.54%) BDD
2 9 (15.79%) Performance Tuning
2 9 (15.79%) Problem Management
2 9 (15.79%) Incident Management
2 9 (15.79%) E-Commerce
3 8 (14.04%) ERP
4 7 (12.28%) Test Scripting
4 7 (12.28%) Usability Testing
4 7 (12.28%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (35.09%) SQL
2 10 (17.54%) C#
3 9 (15.79%) Java
4 2 (3.51%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.75%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (29.82%) ISEB
2 12 (21.05%) ISTQB
3 10 (17.54%) Degree
4 2 (3.51%) CEH
4 2 (3.51%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.51%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.51%) OSCP
4 2 (3.51%) OSCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (3.51%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 7 (12.28%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (17.54%) Microsoft
2 9 (15.79%) JDA
3 7 (12.28%) Epicor
3 7 (12.28%) Baan
3 7 (12.28%) JD Edwards
3 7 (12.28%) Sage
3 7 (12.28%) SAP
4 5 (8.77%) HP
5 1 (1.75%) Citrix
5 1 (1.75%) Cisco
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