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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 54 42 32
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -10
Permanent jobs citing Retail 101 129 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 4.08% 5.36% 6.75%
As % of the General category 8.53% 13.74% 16.86%
Number of salaries quoted 74 43 63
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 £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £83,500 £64,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +2.32%
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
1184 939 860
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 47.86% 39.00% 40.04%
Number of salaries quoted 628 556 624
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 £30,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

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 27 April 2015.

Retail Salary Histogram in Reading

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 87 (41.04%) E-Commerce
2 77 (36.32%) Finance
3 51 (24.06%) Telecoms
4 46 (21.70%) Project Management
5 45 (21.23%) Degree
6 44 (20.75%) Business Analysis
7 40 (18.87%) Agile Software Development
7 40 (18.87%) Stakeholder Management
8 36 (16.98%) Banking
9 35 (16.51%) Use Case
10 34 (16.04%) Scrum
11 32 (15.09%) Windows
12 31 (14.62%) Microsoft
13 30 (14.15%) CRM
13 30 (14.15%) ITIL
14 29 (13.68%) UML
15 27 (12.74%) User Acceptance Testing
16 25 (11.79%) User Experience
16 25 (11.79%) B2C
17 24 (11.32%) Oracle
17 24 (11.32%) hybris
18 22 (10.38%) Business Process Mapping
18 22 (10.38%) Customer Engagement
18 22 (10.38%) JavaScript
19 21 (9.91%) SQL
19 21 (9.91%) Management Information System
19 21 (9.91%) JIRA
19 21 (9.91%) iPad
20 20 (9.43%) Marketing
20 20 (9.43%) SharePoint

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 20 (9.43%) SharePoint
2 10 (4.72%) IIS
3 5 (2.36%) Tomcat
4 4 (1.89%) WebSphere
4 4 (1.89%) Liferay
4 4 (1.89%) JBoss
4 4 (1.89%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (1.89%) WebLogic
4 4 (1.89%) WebLogic Portal
5 2 (0.94%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.47%) Node.js
6 1 (0.47%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.47%) CMS
6 1 (0.47%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 12 (5.66%) MS Excel
2 10 (4.72%) MS Visio
2 10 (4.72%) MS Office
3 1 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (3.30%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.47%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.19%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (1.89%) SaaS
3 1 (0.47%) PaaS
3 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.19%) TCP/IP
1 11 (5.19%) SAN
2 10 (4.72%) DNS
2 10 (4.72%) DHCP
2 10 (4.72%) NAS
3 2 (0.94%) MVNO
3 2 (0.94%) Broadband
3 2 (0.94%) SMS
3 2 (0.94%) VoIP
3 2 (0.94%) Internet
4 1 (0.47%) MPLS
4 1 (0.47%) X.509
4 1 (0.47%) Wireless
4 1 (0.47%) DMZ
4 1 (0.47%) WAN
4 1 (0.47%) SMTP
4 1 (0.47%) LAN
4 1 (0.47%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (8.49%) Data Warehouse
2 16 (7.55%) SQL Server
3 10 (4.72%) Oracle Database
3 10 (4.72%) Oracle Database 10g
3 10 (4.72%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (3.30%) MySQL
5 5 (2.36%) NoSQL
6 4 (1.89%) Hadoop
6 4 (1.89%) MongoDB
6 4 (1.89%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (1.42%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.47%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.47%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 21 (9.91%) JIRA
2 6 (2.83%) Ant
3 5 (2.36%) Eclipse
3 5 (2.36%) Subversion
3 5 (2.36%) Maven
3 5 (2.36%) Git (software)
3 5 (2.36%) Jenkins
4 4 (1.89%) Log4j
5 3 (1.42%) WebDriver
5 3 (1.42%) Selenium
6 1 (0.47%) Hudson
6 1 (0.47%) LoadRunner
General
1 77 (36.32%) Finance
2 51 (24.06%) Telecoms
3 36 (16.98%) Banking
4 20 (9.43%) Marketing
5 19 (8.96%) Legal
6 11 (5.19%) Aerospace
7 10 (4.72%) Billing
8 9 (4.25%) Back Office
9 7 (3.30%) Manufacturing
10 4 (1.89%) Games
11 3 (1.42%) Advertising
12 1 (0.47%) Publishing
12 1 (0.47%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 76 (35.85%) Analyst
2 63 (29.72%) Business Analyst
3 45 (21.23%) Consultant
4 22 (10.38%) Agile Business Analyst
4 22 (10.38%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
5 21 (9.91%) Service Manager
5 21 (9.91%) Service Desk Manager
6 18 (8.49%) Architect
7 17 (8.02%) Sales Manager
8 14 (6.60%) IT Services Manager
9 12 (5.66%) Project Manager
9 12 (5.66%) Developer
10 11 (5.19%) Technical Architect
11 9 (4.25%) Test Analyst
12 8 (3.77%) Junior
12 8 (3.77%) Senior Manager
13 7 (3.30%) Security Consultant
13 7 (3.30%) Business Consultant
14 6 (2.83%) Java Developer
14 6 (2.83%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (5.19%) HTML
2 10 (4.72%) Software Packaging
3 8 (3.77%) HTML5
4 7 (3.30%) jQuery
4 7 (3.30%) CSS
4 7 (3.30%) Web Services
5 6 (2.83%) XML
5 6 (2.83%) Spring
5 6 (2.83%) .NET
5 6 (2.83%) AngularJS
6 5 (2.36%) J2EE
6 5 (2.36%) JSP
6 5 (2.36%) Servlets
6 5 (2.36%) Ajax
7 4 (1.89%) JSON
7 4 (1.89%) Hibernate
7 4 (1.89%) XSD
7 4 (1.89%) XSL
7 4 (1.89%) XSLT
7 4 (1.89%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 25 (11.79%) User Experience
2 21 (9.91%) iPad
2 21 (9.91%) Management Information System
3 16 (7.55%) EPoS
4 10 (4.72%) N-Tier
4 10 (4.72%) Clustering
4 10 (4.72%) Social Media
5 9 (4.25%) Blackberry
6 6 (2.83%) FMCG
6 6 (2.83%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (1.89%) Data Structures
7 4 (1.89%) Algorithms
7 4 (1.89%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.89%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.94%) CESG
8 2 (0.94%) CESG CLAS
8 2 (0.94%) PKI
8 2 (0.94%) Smart Meter
8 2 (0.94%) SCADA
8 2 (0.94%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 32 (15.09%) Windows
2 15 (7.08%) Linux
3 12 (5.66%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (5.66%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (4.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (2.83%) UNIX
6 3 (1.42%) Android
6 3 (1.42%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.94%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.94%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.47%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.47%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (41.04%) E-Commerce
2 46 (21.70%) Project Management
3 44 (20.75%) Business Analysis
4 40 (18.87%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (18.87%) Stakeholder Management
5 35 (16.51%) Use Case
6 34 (16.04%) Scrum
7 30 (14.15%) CRM
7 30 (14.15%) ITIL
8 29 (13.68%) UML
9 27 (12.74%) User Acceptance Testing
10 25 (11.79%) B2C
11 22 (10.38%) Customer Engagement
11 22 (10.38%) Business Process Mapping
12 17 (8.02%) ERP
13 15 (7.08%) Test Scripting
13 15 (7.08%) TOGAF
13 15 (7.08%) Software Delivery
14 14 (6.60%) Migration
14 14 (6.60%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 22 (10.38%) JavaScript
2 21 (9.91%) SQL
3 17 (8.02%) Java
4 7 (3.30%) C#
5 4 (1.89%) XQuery
5 4 (1.89%) Shell Script
5 4 (1.89%) XPath
5 4 (1.89%) PL/SQL
6 3 (1.42%) PHP
7 2 (0.94%) VB.NET
7 2 (0.94%) C++
8 1 (0.47%) C
8 1 (0.47%) Python
8 1 (0.47%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 45 (21.23%) Degree
2 15 (7.08%) ISEB
3 14 (6.60%) Security Cleared
4 13 (6.13%) SC Cleared
4 13 (6.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (5.19%) ITIL Certification
5 11 (5.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 10 (4.72%) MCSE
6 10 (4.72%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
6 10 (4.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 10 (4.72%) MCITP
7 8 (3.77%) CISA
7 8 (3.77%) CISSP
8 7 (3.30%) CISM
8 7 (3.30%) CRISC
9 4 (1.89%) GIAC
10 3 (1.42%) PCI QSA
10 3 (1.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.47%) ACCA
11 1 (0.47%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.08%) QA
2 13 (6.13%) PCI DSS
3 12 (5.66%) COBIT
4 7 (3.30%) Data Quality
5 6 (2.83%) SLA
5 6 (2.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (1.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.47%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.47%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 15 (7.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (6.13%) Active Directory
3 12 (5.66%) Hyper-V
4 11 (5.19%) vSphere
4 11 (5.19%) Terminal Services
5 10 (4.72%) vCloud
5 10 (4.72%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (0.47%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 10 (4.72%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 6 (2.83%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 31 (14.62%) Microsoft
2 24 (11.32%) Oracle
2 24 (11.32%) hybris
3 15 (7.08%) VMware
3 15 (7.08%) HP
4 10 (4.72%) Juniper
4 10 (4.72%) Veritas
4 10 (4.72%) Cisco
4 10 (4.72%) Red Hat
5 7 (3.30%) McAfee
5 7 (3.30%) SAP
6 5 (2.36%) ATG
7 3 (1.42%) Business Objects
8 2 (0.94%) Citrix
8 2 (0.94%) Fujitsu
9 1 (0.47%) Huawei
9 1 (0.47%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.47%) Bloomberg
9 1 (0.47%) Lotus
Reading, UK
Cisco Systems Limited
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Three Mobile
Salary: £Competitive + 20% bonus
Posted: 19 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Three Mobile
Salary: £Competitive + 20% bonus, on-call allowance and overtime
Posted: 19 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Three Mobile
Salary: £Competitive + 20% bonus, on-call allowance and overtime
Posted: 19 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CISCO SYSTEMS LTD
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago