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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 57 40 78
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +38
Permanent jobs citing Retail 93 117 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 3.70% 5.07% 2.64%
As % of the General category 8.55% 11.88% 7.20%
Number of salaries quoted 57 52 46
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £32,000 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
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
1088 985 736
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 43.24% 42.68% 36.67%
Number of salaries quoted 638 681 570
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £67,500 £70,000
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 22 September 2014.

Retail Salary Histogram in Reading

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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.

1 168 (64.62%) Finance
2 135 (51.92%) Telecoms
3 89 (34.23%) Security Cleared
4 85 (32.69%) SC Cleared
5 59 (22.69%) Internet
6 53 (20.38%) German Language
7 50 (19.23%) Back Office
8 49 (18.85%) ISEB
9 46 (17.69%) Project Management
10 41 (15.77%) Broadband
10 41 (15.77%) Cisco
11 38 (14.62%) SNMP
11 38 (14.62%) VoIP
11 38 (14.62%) OSPF
11 38 (14.62%) Firewall
11 38 (14.62%) Billing
11 38 (14.62%) Smartphone
11 38 (14.62%) Network Management
12 36 (13.85%) Windows
13 34 (13.08%) Software Testing
14 33 (12.69%) Business Development
15 32 (12.31%) QA
15 32 (12.31%) E-Commerce
15 32 (12.31%) Benchmarking
15 32 (12.31%) Six Sigma
16 31 (11.92%) MPLS
16 31 (11.92%) BGP
17 29 (11.15%) Windows Server 2003
17 29 (11.15%) Marketing
17 29 (11.15%) Cisco Nexus

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 15 (5.77%) SharePoint
2 7 (2.69%) MS Project Server
3 5 (1.92%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (0.77%) Node.js
5 1 (0.38%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.38%) Apache
5 1 (0.38%) IIS
5 1 (0.38%) CMS
5 1 (0.38%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.38%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 25 (9.62%) MS Excel
2 22 (8.46%) MS Office
3 8 (3.08%) MS Project
4 1 (0.38%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (2.69%) JDE OneWorld
2 2 (0.77%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.38%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.38%) Oracle HRMS
3 1 (0.38%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.15%) SaaS
2 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 59 (22.69%) Internet
2 41 (15.77%) Broadband
3 38 (14.62%) SNMP
3 38 (14.62%) VoIP
3 38 (14.62%) OSPF
3 38 (14.62%) Firewall
4 31 (11.92%) MPLS
4 31 (11.92%) BGP
5 29 (11.15%) Cisco Nexus
6 25 (9.62%) DNS
7 9 (3.46%) LTE
8 7 (2.69%) VPN
8 7 (2.69%) IPsec
8 7 (2.69%) Network Security
9 6 (2.31%) WAN
9 6 (2.31%) SMTP
9 6 (2.31%) LAN
9 6 (2.31%) DMZ
10 4 (1.54%) SAN
11 3 (1.15%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.31%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (1.54%) IDOL
3 3 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.38%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 19 (7.31%) TestDirector
2 8 (3.08%) QuickTest Pro
2 8 (3.08%) WinRunner
3 4 (1.54%) LoadRunner
4 2 (0.77%) Cucumber
4 2 (0.77%) SoapUI
4 2 (0.77%) WebDriver
4 2 (0.77%) LoadUI
4 2 (0.77%) Selenium
4 2 (0.77%) jMock
4 2 (0.77%) JIRA
4 2 (0.77%) JMeter
4 2 (0.77%) JUnit
5 1 (0.38%) Subversion
5 1 (0.38%) Git (software)
General
1 168 (64.62%) Finance
2 135 (51.92%) Telecoms
3 53 (20.38%) German Language
4 50 (19.23%) Back Office
5 38 (14.62%) Billing
6 29 (11.15%) Marketing
7 26 (10.00%) Banking
8 23 (8.85%) Advertising
9 21 (8.08%) Multimedia
10 6 (2.31%) Publishing
11 5 (1.92%) Electronics
12 3 (1.15%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.77%) Games
13 2 (0.77%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.38%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 52 (20.00%) Analyst
2 38 (14.62%) Consultant
3 31 (11.92%) Test Analyst
4 25 (9.62%) Design Engineer
4 25 (9.62%) Senior Design Engineer
5 21 (8.08%) Recruitment Consultant
5 21 (8.08%) Resourcer
5 21 (8.08%) Recruitment Resourcer
6 19 (7.31%) Business Analyst
7 18 (6.92%) IP Engineer
7 18 (6.92%) Senior IP Engineer
8 16 (6.15%) Project Manager
8 16 (6.15%) Senior Security Engineer
8 16 (6.15%) Security Engineer
9 15 (5.77%) Junior
10 14 (5.38%) Account Manager
10 14 (5.38%) Junior Analyst
10 14 (5.38%) Junior Test Analyst
11 13 (5.00%) Technical Design Authority
12 12 (4.62%) Sales Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.31%) HTML
2 5 (1.92%) CSS
3 3 (1.15%) Middleware
3 3 (1.15%) .NET
3 3 (1.15%) jQuery
4 2 (0.77%) REST
4 2 (0.77%) Sass
4 2 (0.77%) LESS
4 2 (0.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (0.77%) AngularJS
4 2 (0.77%) Ajax
4 2 (0.77%) ASP.NET
4 2 (0.77%) JMS
4 2 (0.77%) SOAP
4 2 (0.77%) Web Services
4 2 (0.77%) XML
5 1 (0.38%) EDI
5 1 (0.38%) JSP
5 1 (0.38%) J2EE
5 1 (0.38%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 38 (14.62%) Smartphone
2 15 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (3.85%) PKI
4 9 (3.46%) EPoS
5 8 (3.08%) CMDB
6 4 (1.54%) Open Source
6 4 (1.54%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.77%) FMCG
8 1 (0.38%) PMI
8 1 (0.38%) Clustering
8 1 (0.38%) User Experience
8 1 (0.38%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 36 (13.85%) Windows
2 29 (11.15%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (3.46%) Windows XP
4 7 (2.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (1.92%) Linux
6 2 (0.77%) CentOS
6 2 (0.77%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.77%) Debian
7 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (17.69%) Project Management
2 38 (14.62%) Network Management
3 34 (13.08%) Software Testing
4 33 (12.69%) Business Development
5 32 (12.31%) E-Commerce
5 32 (12.31%) Benchmarking
5 32 (12.31%) Six Sigma
6 25 (9.62%) CRM
7 23 (8.85%) Test Planning
8 22 (8.46%) Programme Management
9 21 (8.08%) Service Delivery
9 21 (8.08%) Campaign Management
10 17 (6.54%) Data Management
11 16 (6.15%) Test Management
12 13 (5.00%) Test Scripting
12 13 (5.00%) Software Distribution
13 12 (4.62%) Agile Software Development
14 11 (4.23%) Business Analysis
15 10 (3.85%) Change Management
16 9 (3.46%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 8 (3.08%) JavaScript
2 5 (1.92%) SQL
2 5 (1.92%) Java
3 2 (0.77%) Ruby
3 2 (0.77%) C
3 2 (0.77%) C#
3 2 (0.77%) PHP
3 2 (0.77%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.38%) Python
4 1 (0.38%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.38%) RPG
4 1 (0.38%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 89 (34.23%) Security Cleared
2 85 (32.69%) SC Cleared
3 49 (18.85%) ISEB
4 28 (10.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 18 (6.92%) ISTQB
6 14 (5.38%) DV Cleared
7 10 (3.85%) Degree
8 3 (1.15%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 2 (0.77%) OSCP
9 2 (0.77%) OSCE
9 2 (0.77%) CEH
9 2 (0.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.38%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.38%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (12.31%) QA
2 8 (3.08%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (2.69%) Hyper-V
2 6 (2.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (2.31%) Terminal Services
3 5 (1.92%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 19 (7.31%) HP Quality Center
2 17 (6.54%) Netcool
3 9 (3.46%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 8 (3.08%) HP NNM
4 8 (3.08%) OVPI
4 8 (3.08%) TeMIP
4 8 (3.08%) OpenView
4 8 (3.08%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.38%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 41 (15.77%) Cisco
2 27 (10.38%) Fujitsu
3 19 (7.31%) Microsoft
4 12 (4.62%) HP
5 9 (3.46%) Juniper
6 8 (3.08%) IBM
6 8 (3.08%) BMC
7 7 (2.69%) Fortinet
7 7 (2.69%) F5
8 6 (2.31%) VMware
8 6 (2.31%) Pegasus
9 4 (1.54%) Meridio
9 4 (1.54%) EMC
10 3 (1.15%) SAP
11 2 (0.77%) RedPrairie
11 2 (0.77%) Oracle
12 1 (0.38%) Citrix
12 1 (0.38%) Veritas
12 1 (0.38%) JDA
12 1 (0.38%) McAfee
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Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
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Posted: 2 days ago
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NTT Com Security (UK) Limited
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + car allowance + 15% bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
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Sogeti UK Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + car, pension, healthcare
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Sogeti
Posted: 7 days ago
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Sogeti
Posted: 7 days ago
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Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
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Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
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The People Network
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + car allowance + 15% bonus
Posted: 11 days ago
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
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Elliott James consulting
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000 per year
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Posted: 25 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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