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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 51 39 33
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -6
Permanent jobs citing Retail 111 126 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 4.70% 5.47% 6.83%
As % of the General category 10.36% 13.45% 16.94%
Number of salaries quoted 82 45 71
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £82,500 £67,500
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
1071 937 785
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 45.38% 40.70% 40.34%
Number of salaries quoted 608 594 613
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £71,400
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 29 January 2015.

Retail Salary Histogram in Reading

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 January 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.

1 100 (48.08%) Finance
2 73 (35.10%) E-Commerce
3 57 (27.40%) Telecoms
4 50 (24.04%) Banking
5 49 (23.56%) Agile Software Development
6 39 (18.75%) ISEB
7 38 (18.27%) Scrum
8 36 (17.31%) Software Testing
8 36 (17.31%) QA
9 35 (16.83%) Business Analysis
9 35 (16.83%) Stakeholder Management
9 35 (16.83%) Project Management
10 34 (16.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 29 (13.94%) CRM
12 25 (12.02%) Aerospace
12 25 (12.02%) Degree
13 23 (11.06%) User Acceptance Testing
14 20 (9.62%) ERP
15 19 (9.13%) UML
15 19 (9.13%) SC Cleared
15 19 (9.13%) Security Cleared
16 18 (8.65%) User Experience
17 17 (8.17%) PCI DSS
17 17 (8.17%) ITIL
17 17 (8.17%) Windows
18 16 (7.69%) SQL
18 16 (7.69%) Manufacturing
18 16 (7.69%) Use Case
19 15 (7.21%) iPad
19 15 (7.21%) Business Process Mapping

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 11 (5.29%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.96%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (0.96%) WebSphere
2 2 (0.96%) CMS
2 2 (0.96%) OpenStack
2 2 (0.96%) Node.js
2 2 (0.96%) MS Project Server
3 1 (0.48%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (0.48%) Umbraco
3 1 (0.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.48%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (0.48%) IIS
3 1 (0.48%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (0.96%) MS Project
1 2 (0.96%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (2.88%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (1.92%) JDE OneWorld
3 1 (0.48%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.48%) Oracle HRMS
3 1 (0.48%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.48%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.92%) SaaS
2 3 (1.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.48%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.85%) MVNO
2 3 (1.44%) WAN
3 2 (0.96%) VoIP
3 2 (0.96%) Broadband
3 2 (0.96%) LAN
3 2 (0.96%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.96%) SAN
3 2 (0.96%) Wireless
3 2 (0.96%) Network Security
4 1 (0.48%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.48%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (0.48%) Wireshark
4 1 (0.48%) NetScaler
4 1 (0.48%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (0.48%) Firewall
4 1 (0.48%) MPLS
4 1 (0.48%) Internet
4 1 (0.48%) SCCP
4 1 (0.48%) H.323
4 1 (0.48%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (3.37%) SQL Server
3 4 (1.92%) DB2
4 3 (1.44%) Oracle Database
4 3 (1.44%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (0.96%) Big Data
6 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.48%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.48%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.48%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 14 (6.73%) JIRA
2 3 (1.44%) Selenium
2 3 (1.44%) WebDriver
3 2 (0.96%) LoadRunner
3 2 (0.96%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.48%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.48%) Hudson
4 1 (0.48%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.48%) Subversion
4 1 (0.48%) WinRunner
4 1 (0.48%) TestDirector
4 1 (0.48%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (0.48%) Visual Studio
General
1 100 (48.08%) Finance
2 57 (27.40%) Telecoms
3 50 (24.04%) Banking
4 25 (12.02%) Aerospace
5 16 (7.69%) Manufacturing
6 15 (7.21%) Marketing
7 11 (5.29%) Back Office
8 10 (4.81%) Games
9 4 (1.92%) Legal
10 3 (1.44%) Advertising
11 2 (0.96%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.96%) Electronics
11 2 (0.96%) German Language
12 1 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 69 (33.17%) Analyst
2 68 (32.69%) Consultant
3 43 (20.67%) Business Analyst
4 24 (11.54%) Test Consultant
5 23 (11.06%) Test Analyst
6 16 (7.69%) Agile Business Analyst
7 14 (6.73%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
8 13 (6.25%) Security Consultant
9 11 (5.29%) Developer
10 10 (4.81%) Test Manager
10 10 (4.81%) Project Manager
11 9 (4.33%) Junior
12 8 (3.85%) Management Consultant
12 8 (3.85%) Service Manager
12 8 (3.85%) Service Desk Manager
13 7 (3.37%) Sales Manager
14 6 (2.88%) Graduate
14 6 (2.88%) Architect
14 6 (2.88%) Infrastructure Manager
14 6 (2.88%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.81%) HTML
2 9 (4.33%) .NET
2 9 (4.33%) CSS
3 6 (2.88%) ASP.NET
3 6 (2.88%) Web Services
4 4 (1.92%) Middleware
4 4 (1.92%) HTML5
4 4 (1.92%) jQuery
5 3 (1.44%) Ajax
6 2 (0.96%) XML
6 2 (0.96%) .NET Framework
6 2 (0.96%) AngularJS
6 2 (0.96%) Worklight
6 2 (0.96%) CSS3
6 2 (0.96%) Backbone.js
6 2 (0.96%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 1 (0.48%) RESTful
7 1 (0.48%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (0.48%) WPF
7 1 (0.48%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 18 (8.65%) User Experience
2 15 (7.21%) iPad
3 10 (4.81%) Social Media
4 8 (3.85%) Management Information System
5 7 (3.37%) Blackberry
5 7 (3.37%) EPoS
6 4 (1.92%) FMCG
7 3 (1.44%) CMDB
7 3 (1.44%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.44%) Replication
8 2 (0.96%) CESG
8 2 (0.96%) CESG CLAS
8 2 (0.96%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (0.96%) SCADA
8 2 (0.96%) Mathematics
8 2 (0.96%) Smart Meter
9 1 (0.48%) iSeries
9 1 (0.48%) iPhone
9 1 (0.48%) RIA
9 1 (0.48%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 17 (8.17%) Windows
2 6 (2.88%) UNIX
2 6 (2.88%) Linux
2 6 (2.88%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (1.92%) AIX
4 3 (1.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (1.44%) Android
5 2 (0.96%) Ubuntu
5 2 (0.96%) SUSE
5 2 (0.96%) Debian
5 2 (0.96%) Windows Phone
5 2 (0.96%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.96%) CentOS
6 1 (0.48%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.48%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.48%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (35.10%) E-Commerce
2 49 (23.56%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (18.27%) Scrum
4 36 (17.31%) Software Testing
5 35 (16.83%) Business Analysis
5 35 (16.83%) Stakeholder Management
5 35 (16.83%) Project Management
6 29 (13.94%) CRM
7 23 (11.06%) User Acceptance Testing
8 20 (9.62%) ERP
9 19 (9.13%) UML
10 17 (8.17%) ITIL
11 16 (7.69%) Use Case
12 15 (7.21%) Business Process Mapping
13 14 (6.73%) PRINCE2
13 14 (6.73%) B2C
13 14 (6.73%) Customer Engagement
14 12 (5.77%) Test Management
15 10 (4.81%) Information Security
15 10 (4.81%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 16 (7.69%) SQL
2 13 (6.25%) JavaScript
3 11 (5.29%) C#
4 7 (3.37%) C
4 7 (3.37%) Java
5 3 (1.44%) PowerShell
6 2 (0.96%) VB.NET
6 2 (0.96%) C++
6 2 (0.96%) Shell Script
6 2 (0.96%) Korn
7 1 (0.48%) PHP
7 1 (0.48%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.48%) RPG
7 1 (0.48%) ABAP
7 1 (0.48%) Python
Qualifications
1 39 (18.75%) ISEB
2 34 (16.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 25 (12.02%) Degree
4 19 (9.13%) SC Cleared
4 19 (9.13%) Security Cleared
5 12 (5.77%) CISA
5 12 (5.77%) CISM
5 12 (5.77%) CISSP
5 12 (5.77%) CRISC
6 8 (3.85%) PCI QSA
7 4 (1.92%) GIAC
8 3 (1.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (1.44%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.96%) CEH
9 2 (0.96%) OSCP
9 2 (0.96%) OSCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (17.31%) QA
2 17 (8.17%) PCI DSS
3 12 (5.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.92%) Data Quality
5 3 (1.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.96%) COBIT
7 1 (0.48%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (1.92%) vSphere
1 4 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.96%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (2.88%) Tivoli
3 4 (1.92%) Netcool
4 3 (1.44%) OVPI
4 3 (1.44%) TeMIP
4 3 (1.44%) HP NNM
4 3 (1.44%) OpenView
5 2 (0.96%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 2 (0.96%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 2 (0.96%) SCCM
6 1 (0.48%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.48%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.48%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.48%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 14 (6.73%) hybris
2 12 (5.77%) Microsoft
3 11 (5.29%) HP
3 11 (5.29%) Oracle
4 9 (4.33%) Cisco
4 9 (4.33%) IBM
5 8 (3.85%) Fujitsu
6 6 (2.88%) SAP
7 5 (2.40%) VMware
7 5 (2.40%) McAfee
8 3 (1.44%) ATG
8 3 (1.44%) BT
8 3 (1.44%) Red Hat
8 3 (1.44%) CheckPoint
8 3 (1.44%) Citrix
8 3 (1.44%) BMC
8 3 (1.44%) Business Objects
9 2 (0.96%) Adobe
9 2 (0.96%) webMethods
10 1 (0.48%) Sitecore
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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