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 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 41 46 30
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -16
Permanent jobs citing Retail 10 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 3.44% 2.62% 1.83%
As % of the General category 9.17% 10.42% 6.38%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 3
Average salary £40,500 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.73% +18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
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
109 96 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 37.46% 25.20% 28.66%
Number of salaries quoted 93 81 43
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

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 20 April 2015, 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 39 (81.25%) E-Commerce
2 23 (47.92%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (45.83%) SQL Server
4 21 (43.75%) C#
4 21 (43.75%) HTML
4 21 (43.75%) .NET
4 21 (43.75%) ASP.NET
4 21 (43.75%) CSS
5 20 (41.67%) JavaScript
5 20 (41.67%) MS Excel
5 20 (41.67%) OO
5 20 (41.67%) OOD
5 20 (41.67%) TDD
5 20 (41.67%) Pair Programming
5 20 (41.67%) MVC
5 20 (41.67%) Endeca
5 20 (41.67%) Refactoring
5 20 (41.67%) jQuery
5 20 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
5 20 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 20 (41.67%) BDD
6 18 (37.50%) VB.NET
6 18 (37.50%) Microsoft
7 17 (35.42%) MSMQ
7 17 (35.42%) IIS
7 17 (35.42%) WATIR
7 17 (35.42%) Ruby
7 17 (35.42%) NHibernate
7 17 (35.42%) .NET Framework
7 17 (35.42%) JIRA

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, 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 17 (35.42%) IIS
1 17 (35.42%) Confluence
2 1 (2.08%) Lync
2 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.08%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.08%) Drupal
Applications
1 20 (41.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.25%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.58%) Internet
2 2 (4.17%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.08%) DNS
3 1 (2.08%) SAN
3 1 (2.08%) LAN
3 1 (2.08%) WAN
3 1 (2.08%) DHCP
3 1 (2.08%) MPLS
3 1 (2.08%) OSPF
3 1 (2.08%) BGP-4
3 1 (2.08%) SS7
3 1 (2.08%) Firewall
3 1 (2.08%) ADSL2+
3 1 (2.08%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (45.83%) SQL Server
2 17 (35.42%) RavenDB
3 9 (18.75%) Big Data
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 17 (35.42%) NUnit
1 17 (35.42%) JIRA
1 17 (35.42%) ReSharper
1 17 (35.42%) WATIR
1 17 (35.42%) TeamCity
1 17 (35.42%) Git (software)
1 17 (35.42%) Rhino Mocks
1 17 (35.42%) Moq
1 17 (35.42%) Cucumber
1 17 (35.42%) NCrunch
General
1 17 (35.42%) Back Office
2 5 (10.42%) Games
3 4 (8.33%) Manufacturing
3 4 (8.33%) Marketing
3 4 (8.33%) Finance
4 3 (6.25%) Banking
5 2 (4.17%) Law
5 2 (4.17%) Legal
5 2 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (43.75%) Developer
2 18 (37.50%) Software Developer
3 11 (22.92%) Business Analyst
3 11 (22.92%) Analyst
4 7 (14.58%) Senior Developer
5 6 (12.50%) Senior Software Developer
6 4 (8.33%) E-Commerce Manager
6 4 (8.33%) Consultant
7 3 (6.25%) Release Manager
7 3 (6.25%) Change Manager
7 3 (6.25%) .NET Developer
7 3 (6.25%) Security Consultant
7 3 (6.25%) Information Security Consultant
7 3 (6.25%) Change and Release Manager
8 2 (4.17%) .NET Web Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Citrix Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Web Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 1 (2.08%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (43.75%) HTML
1 21 (43.75%) .NET
1 21 (43.75%) ASP.NET
1 21 (43.75%) CSS
2 20 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 20 (41.67%) jQuery
3 17 (35.42%) Spring.NET
3 17 (35.42%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 17 (35.42%) Dapper ORM
3 17 (35.42%) StructureMap
3 17 (35.42%) Entity Framework
3 17 (35.42%) MSMQ
3 17 (35.42%) NHibernate
3 17 (35.42%) .NET Framework
4 9 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 6 (12.50%) Castle Windsor
6 1 (2.08%) OLE
6 1 (2.08%) Ajax
6 1 (2.08%) XML
6 1 (2.08%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.58%) Open Source
2 6 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (10.42%) Management Information System
4 4 (8.33%) User Experience
5 3 (6.25%) Smartphone
6 1 (2.08%) Social Network
6 1 (2.08%) FMCG
6 1 (2.08%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.58%) Linux
2 2 (4.17%) Windows
2 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.08%) HPUX
3 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (81.25%) E-Commerce
2 23 (47.92%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (41.67%) TDD
3 20 (41.67%) Pair Programming
3 20 (41.67%) MVC
3 20 (41.67%) OOD
3 20 (41.67%) OO
3 20 (41.67%) Refactoring
3 20 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
3 20 (41.67%) BDD
4 13 (27.08%) Continuous Improvement
4 13 (27.08%) Migration
5 12 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 11 (22.92%) Business Development
6 11 (22.92%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (22.92%) ERP
6 11 (22.92%) User Stories
6 11 (22.92%) Kalman Filter
7 9 (18.75%) Dependency Injection
8 7 (14.58%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 21 (43.75%) C#
2 20 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 18 (37.50%) VB.NET
4 17 (35.42%) Ruby
5 1 (2.08%) R
5 1 (2.08%) PHP
5 1 (2.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (6.25%) CISSP
1 3 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (6.25%) CISA
1 3 (6.25%) CISM
1 3 (6.25%) Degree
1 3 (6.25%) PCI QSA
1 3 (6.25%) CRISC
2 1 (2.08%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.08%) MCP
2 1 (2.08%) MCSA
2 1 (2.08%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.67%) QA
2 3 (6.25%) PCI DSS
2 3 (6.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (4.17%) XenApp
1 2 (4.17%) XenDesktop
2 1 (2.08%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.08%) ISA Server
2 1 (2.08%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) EdgeSight
2 1 (2.08%) SCCM
2 1 (2.08%) SCOM
2 1 (2.08%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 20 (41.67%) Endeca
2 18 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 17 (35.42%) RedPrairie
4 2 (4.17%) Citrix
4 2 (4.17%) AppSense
4 2 (4.17%) Oracle
4 2 (4.17%) Cisco
5 1 (2.08%) HP