The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 58 50 38
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -12
Permanent jobs citing Retail 83 107 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 3.87% 4.35% 5.46%
As % of the General category 10.22% 10.36% 13.12%
Number of salaries quoted 58 65 58
Average salary £58,750 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.90% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £36,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £95,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Retail
Berkshire

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

General Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
812 1033 930
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 37.86% 41.99% 41.63%
Number of salaries quoted 572 625 646
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,400
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Retail
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Retail Salary Trend in Reading

Retail
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Retail across the Reading region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Retail Salary Histogram in Reading

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 57 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 36 (21.05%) Finance
3 32 (18.71%) Business Analysis
3 32 (18.71%) Degree
3 32 (18.71%) Project Management
3 32 (18.71%) Use Case
4 29 (16.96%) Microsoft
4 29 (16.96%) Telecoms
5 28 (16.37%) Agile Software Development
6 27 (15.79%) Windows
7 26 (15.20%) ITIL
8 25 (14.62%) UML
9 23 (13.45%) Analytical Skills
10 22 (12.87%) RUP
11 21 (12.28%) B2C
11 21 (12.28%) User Acceptance Testing
12 20 (11.70%) CRM
12 20 (11.70%) SQL Server
12 20 (11.70%) Banking
13 19 (11.11%) Business Development
13 19 (11.11%) Scrum
14 18 (10.53%) Data Modelling
15 17 (9.94%) Oracle
16 16 (9.36%) SQL
16 16 (9.36%) iPad
17 15 (8.77%) User Stories
17 15 (8.77%) JavaScript
18 14 (8.19%) Java
18 14 (8.19%) Stakeholder Management
18 14 (8.19%) Logistics

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 (4.09%) IIS
1 7 (4.09%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.34%) MS Exchange
3 3 (1.75%) WebLogic Portal
3 3 (1.75%) JBoss
3 3 (1.75%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (1.75%) WebLogic
3 3 (1.75%) WebSphere
3 3 (1.75%) Liferay
3 3 (1.75%) Tomcat
3 3 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.58%) Confluence
4 1 (0.58%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.58%) CMS
Applications
1 12 (7.02%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.09%) MS Visio
2 7 (4.09%) MS Office
3 4 (2.34%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.17%) SPSS
5 1 (0.58%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 8 (4.68%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (2.92%) SAP PS
2 5 (2.92%) SAP CRM
2 5 (2.92%) SAP PM
3 3 (1.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (1.17%) Sage 1000
4 2 (1.17%) Agresso
5 1 (0.58%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.68%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.75%) SaaS
3 2 (1.17%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (1.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.68%) TCP/IP
1 8 (4.68%) SAN
2 7 (4.09%) NAS
2 7 (4.09%) DNS
2 7 (4.09%) DHCP
3 2 (1.17%) SMTP
3 2 (1.17%) Wireless
4 1 (0.58%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.58%) DMZ
4 1 (0.58%) Internet
4 1 (0.58%) MPLS
4 1 (0.58%) X.509
4 1 (0.58%) RFID
4 1 (0.58%) Firewall
4 1 (0.58%) LDAP
4 1 (0.58%) ATM
4 1 (0.58%) VoIP
4 1 (0.58%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (11.70%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.68%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (4.09%) Oracle Database 10g
3 7 (4.09%) Oracle Database 11g
3 7 (4.09%) Oracle Database
4 6 (3.51%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 6 (3.51%) MongoDB
4 6 (3.51%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (2.92%) Big Data
6 4 (2.34%) MySQL
7 3 (1.75%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (1.75%) NoSQL
7 3 (1.75%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.17%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.58%) DB2
Development Applications
1 10 (5.85%) JIRA
2 4 (2.34%) Maven
2 4 (2.34%) Ant
3 3 (1.75%) Eclipse
3 3 (1.75%) Log4j
3 3 (1.75%) Subversion
3 3 (1.75%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.75%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.17%) ERwin
General
1 36 (21.05%) Finance
2 29 (16.96%) Telecoms
3 20 (11.70%) Banking
4 13 (7.60%) Marketing
5 11 (6.43%) Legal
6 10 (5.85%) Billing
7 7 (4.09%) Manufacturing
8 4 (2.34%) Publishing
9 3 (1.75%) Advertising
9 3 (1.75%) Automotive
10 2 (1.17%) Local Government
10 2 (1.17%) Retail Banking
10 2 (1.17%) Games
10 2 (1.17%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.58%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 67 (39.18%) Analyst
2 65 (38.01%) Business Analyst
3 18 (10.53%) Developer
4 15 (8.77%) Consultant
5 12 (7.02%) Service Manager
5 12 (7.02%) Service Desk Manager
5 12 (7.02%) Business Manager
6 11 (6.43%) Architect
6 11 (6.43%) Project Manager
7 9 (5.26%) Senior Developer
7 9 (5.26%) IT Services Manager
8 8 (4.68%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
8 8 (4.68%) Technical Architect
9 7 (4.09%) E-Commerce Manager
9 7 (4.09%) Java Developer
10 6 (3.51%) Business Consultant
10 6 (3.51%) Sales Manager
10 6 (3.51%) Senior Java Developer
11 5 (2.92%) Sales Consultant
11 5 (2.92%) Account Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.26%) HTML
1 9 (5.26%) Web Services
2 8 (4.68%) WCF
3 7 (4.09%) Software Packaging
3 7 (4.09%) Spring
3 7 (4.09%) .NET
4 6 (3.51%) CSS
4 6 (3.51%) Hibernate
4 6 (3.51%) AngularJS
4 6 (3.51%) HTML5
4 6 (3.51%) REST
5 5 (2.92%) jQuery
5 5 (2.92%) Ruby on Rails
5 5 (2.92%) XML
6 4 (2.34%) Ajax
7 3 (1.75%) EJB
7 3 (1.75%) XSD
7 3 (1.75%) XSL
7 3 (1.75%) XSLT
7 3 (1.75%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (13.45%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (9.36%) iPad
3 11 (6.43%) FMCG
3 11 (6.43%) Management Information System
4 10 (5.85%) EPoS
5 9 (5.26%) User Experience
6 7 (4.09%) Data Centre
6 7 (4.09%) N-Tier
6 7 (4.09%) Clustering
7 5 (2.92%) GIS
8 4 (2.34%) PKI
9 3 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.75%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.75%) Data Structures
9 3 (1.75%) Algorithms
10 2 (1.17%) E-Learning
10 2 (1.17%) Freedom of Information
10 2 (1.17%) Mobile App
10 2 (1.17%) Smart Meter
11 1 (0.58%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 27 (15.79%) Windows
2 10 (5.85%) Linux
3 9 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (4.68%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (4.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.75%) Windows 7
6 3 (1.75%) UNIX
6 3 (1.75%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.17%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.17%) Android
7 2 (1.17%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.17%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.58%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 32 (18.71%) Project Management
2 32 (18.71%) Business Analysis
2 32 (18.71%) Use Case
3 28 (16.37%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (15.20%) ITIL
5 25 (14.62%) UML
6 22 (12.87%) RUP
7 21 (12.28%) B2C
7 21 (12.28%) User Acceptance Testing
8 20 (11.70%) CRM
9 19 (11.11%) Scrum
9 19 (11.11%) Business Development
10 18 (10.53%) Data Modelling
11 15 (8.77%) User Stories
12 14 (8.19%) Stakeholder Management
12 14 (8.19%) Logistics
13 13 (7.60%) Migration
14 11 (6.43%) Business Intelligence
14 11 (6.43%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 16 (9.36%) SQL
2 15 (8.77%) JavaScript
3 14 (8.19%) Java
4 11 (6.43%) C#
5 6 (3.51%) Ruby
6 4 (2.34%) PHP
7 3 (1.75%) PL/SQL
7 3 (1.75%) Python
7 3 (1.75%) XQuery
7 3 (1.75%) Shell Script
7 3 (1.75%) XPath
Qualifications
1 32 (18.71%) Degree
2 10 (5.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
4 7 (4.09%) MCSE
4 7 (4.09%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
4 7 (4.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 7 (4.09%) MCITP
5 4 (2.34%) MBA
6 2 (1.17%) ISEB
6 2 (1.17%) CITP
6 2 (1.17%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.17%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.58%) CISSP
7 1 (0.58%) A+ Certification
7 1 (0.58%) MCP
7 1 (0.58%) ACCA
7 1 (0.58%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.09%) COBIT
2 6 (3.51%) ISO 9001
3 5 (2.92%) SLA
4 3 (1.75%) QA
5 2 (1.17%) PCI DSS
5 2 (1.17%) Data Quality
5 2 (1.17%) TickIT
5 2 (1.17%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 12 (7.02%) Active Directory
2 11 (6.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (5.26%) Hyper-V
4 8 (4.68%) Terminal Services
5 7 (4.09%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 7 (4.09%) vSphere
5 7 (4.09%) vCloud
6 1 (0.58%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 7 (4.09%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 3 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 29 (16.96%) Microsoft
2 17 (9.94%) Oracle
3 13 (7.60%) hybris
4 11 (6.43%) VMware
5 8 (4.68%) SAP
5 8 (4.68%) Cisco
5 8 (4.68%) HP
6 7 (4.09%) Juniper
6 7 (4.09%) Veritas
6 7 (4.09%) Red Hat
6 7 (4.09%) PayPal
7 3 (1.75%) BT
7 3 (1.75%) ATG
8 2 (1.17%) Epicor
8 2 (1.17%) ESRI
8 2 (1.17%) Sage
8 2 (1.17%) Citrix
8 2 (1.17%) Infor
8 2 (1.17%) RedPrairie
8 2 (1.17%) NetSuite
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Reading
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
360 Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading
360 Resourcing
Salary: very competitive + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Reading
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £50-£55,000 + £5800 Car Allowance and benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Reading
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £40,000 to £45,000 + Bens
Posted: 18 days ago
Reading
360 Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Reading
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Reading
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 28 days ago