The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank 50 36 39
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +3
Permanent jobs citing Retail 4 34 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 1.32% 8.76% 3.07%
As % of the General category 4.17% 28.10% 10.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1 19 8
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £52,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -13.46%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,750
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.26%
Retail
Hampshire

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

General Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
96 121 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 31.79% 31.19% 27.99%
Number of salaries quoted 91 99 71
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

Retail
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Retail Salary Trend in Portsmouth

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (57.14%) TDD
2 12 (57.14%) C#
2 12 (57.14%) HTML
2 12 (57.14%) CSS
3 11 (52.38%) Scrum
4 10 (47.62%) ASP.NET
4 10 (47.62%) JavaScript
4 10 (47.62%) .NET
4 10 (47.62%) NUnit
4 10 (47.62%) MVC
4 10 (47.62%) ASP.NET MVC
4 10 (47.62%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
6 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
6 8 (38.10%) MS Excel
6 8 (38.10%) Dependency Injection
6 8 (38.10%) Confluence
6 8 (38.10%) TeamCity
6 8 (38.10%) JIRA
6 8 (38.10%) jQuery
6 8 (38.10%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (38.10%) Endeca
6 8 (38.10%) Dapper ORM
7 5 (23.81%) E-Commerce
8 4 (19.05%) Python
8 4 (19.05%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (19.05%) NoSQL
8 4 (19.05%) BDD
8 4 (19.05%) Celery

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 8 (38.10%) Confluence
2 2 (9.52%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 8 (38.10%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.52%) MS Project
3 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
2 4 (19.05%) NoSQL
2 4 (19.05%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (14.29%) MySQL
4 2 (9.52%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (9.52%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 10 (47.62%) NUnit
2 8 (38.10%) JIRA
2 8 (38.10%) TeamCity
3 2 (9.52%) Cucumber
3 2 (9.52%) Moq
3 2 (9.52%) Selenium
3 2 (9.52%) WATIR
General
1 3 (14.29%) Marketing
2 2 (9.52%) Banking
2 2 (9.52%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.76%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 14 (66.67%) Developer
2 10 (47.62%) .NET Developer
3 8 (38.10%) Senior .NET Developer
3 8 (38.10%) Senior Developer
4 6 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (28.57%) C# Developer
5 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 4 (19.05%) Lead .NET Developer
5 4 (19.05%) Lead C# Developer
5 4 (19.05%) Lead Developer
5 4 (19.05%) Python Developer
5 4 (19.05%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 4 (19.05%) Senior C# Developer
6 3 (14.29%) Analyst
6 3 (14.29%) IT Analyst
6 3 (14.29%) IT Support
6 3 (14.29%) IT Support Analyst
6 3 (14.29%) Support Analyst
7 2 (9.52%) NoSQL Developer
7 2 (9.52%) Ruby Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (57.14%) CSS
1 12 (57.14%) HTML
2 10 (47.62%) .NET
2 10 (47.62%) ASP.NET
2 10 (47.62%) ASP.NET MVC
2 10 (47.62%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 8 (38.10%) Dapper ORM
3 8 (38.10%) jQuery
4 4 (19.05%) Celery
5 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (9.52%) CSS3
5 2 (9.52%) Gherkin
5 2 (9.52%) HTML5
5 2 (9.52%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Linux
1 3 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (57.14%) TDD
3 11 (52.38%) Scrum
4 10 (47.62%) MVC
5 8 (38.10%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (38.10%) Dependency Injection
6 5 (23.81%) E-Commerce
7 4 (19.05%) BDD
8 3 (14.29%) ITIL
9 2 (9.52%) Asset Management
9 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
9 2 (9.52%) SOLID
9 2 (9.52%) Web Testing
10 1 (4.76%) Project Management
10 1 (4.76%) Waterfall
10 1 (4.76%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (57.14%) C#
2 10 (47.62%) JavaScript
3 4 (19.05%) Python
4 2 (9.52%) Java
4 2 (9.52%) PHP
4 2 (9.52%) Ruby
4 2 (9.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (9.52%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) ISEB
2 2 (9.52%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 8 (38.10%) Endeca
3 3 (14.29%) Red Hat