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

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 50 43 24
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -19
Permanent jobs citing Retail 105 113 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 4.46% 5.07% 9.00%
As % of the General category 9.72% 13.00% 20.36%
Number of salaries quoted 81 45 82
Average salary £47,500 £49,000 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.06% -8.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £39,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £74,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
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
1080 869 889
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 45.88% 38.97% 44.23%
Number of salaries quoted 598 549 671
Average salary £52,500 £49,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.52% +10.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 March 2015.

Retail Salary Histogram in Reading

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 93 (41.70%) Finance
2 92 (41.26%) E-Commerce
3 60 (26.91%) Telecoms
4 55 (24.66%) Agile Software Development
5 50 (22.42%) Banking
6 46 (20.63%) Scrum
7 45 (20.18%) Business Analysis
8 43 (19.28%) Stakeholder Management
9 39 (17.49%) Project Management
10 37 (16.59%) Degree
11 35 (15.70%) ISEB
12 34 (15.25%) CRM
13 33 (14.80%) QA
14 31 (13.90%) Software Testing
14 31 (13.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 29 (13.00%) User Acceptance Testing
16 27 (12.11%) UML
17 26 (11.66%) Use Case
18 25 (11.21%) Aerospace
19 23 (10.31%) Windows
19 23 (10.31%) User Experience
20 22 (9.87%) ITIL
20 22 (9.87%) ERP
21 20 (8.97%) hybris
21 20 (8.97%) Customer Engagement
21 20 (8.97%) Marketing
21 20 (8.97%) Business Process Mapping
21 20 (8.97%) iPad
21 20 (8.97%) SQL
21 20 (8.97%) B2C

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 14 (6.28%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.79%) IIS
3 3 (1.35%) WebSphere
3 3 (1.35%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (0.90%) CMS
4 2 (0.90%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.90%) Node.js
4 2 (0.90%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.45%) Liferay
5 1 (0.45%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.45%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.45%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.45%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.45%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (0.45%) JBoss
5 1 (0.45%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.45%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (2.69%) MS Office
2 3 (1.35%) MS Visio
2 3 (1.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (3.14%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.90%) JDE OneWorld
3 1 (0.45%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.79%) SaaS
2 3 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.59%) MVNO
2 5 (2.24%) TCP/IP
2 5 (2.24%) SAN
3 4 (1.79%) DNS
3 4 (1.79%) DHCP
4 3 (1.35%) NAS
4 3 (1.35%) WAN
4 3 (1.35%) SMS
4 3 (1.35%) VoIP
5 2 (0.90%) Wireless
5 2 (0.90%) Broadband
5 2 (0.90%) LAN
5 2 (0.90%) MPLS
5 2 (0.90%) Network Security
6 1 (0.45%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.45%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.45%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (0.45%) NetScaler
6 1 (0.45%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.45%) SCCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (5.38%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (4.93%) SQL Server
3 6 (2.69%) Oracle Database
4 4 (1.79%) DB2
5 3 (1.35%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (1.35%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (1.35%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (1.35%) MySQL
6 2 (0.90%) NoSQL
6 2 (0.90%) Big Data
7 1 (0.45%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.45%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.45%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.45%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.45%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (8.52%) JIRA
2 3 (1.35%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.35%) WebDriver
2 3 (1.35%) Selenium
3 2 (0.90%) Subversion
3 2 (0.90%) Ant
3 2 (0.90%) Eclipse
3 2 (0.90%) LoadRunner
3 2 (0.90%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.45%) Hudson
4 1 (0.45%) WinRunner
4 1 (0.45%) TestDirector
4 1 (0.45%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (0.45%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.45%) Log4j
4 1 (0.45%) Maven
General
1 93 (41.70%) Finance
2 60 (26.91%) Telecoms
3 50 (22.42%) Banking
4 25 (11.21%) Aerospace
5 20 (8.97%) Marketing
6 15 (6.73%) Manufacturing
7 9 (4.04%) Legal
7 9 (4.04%) Back Office
7 9 (4.04%) Games
8 3 (1.35%) Advertising
8 3 (1.35%) Billing
9 1 (0.45%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.45%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 80 (35.87%) Analyst
2 69 (30.94%) Consultant
3 56 (25.11%) Business Analyst
4 24 (10.76%) Test Consultant
5 21 (9.42%) Agile Business Analyst
6 20 (8.97%) Test Analyst
7 19 (8.52%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
8 14 (6.28%) Service Manager
8 14 (6.28%) Service Desk Manager
9 12 (5.38%) Sales Manager
9 12 (5.38%) Developer
9 12 (5.38%) Security Consultant
10 11 (4.93%) Architect
11 10 (4.48%) Project Manager
12 9 (4.04%) IT Services Manager
13 8 (3.59%) Test Manager
13 8 (3.59%) Junior
13 8 (3.59%) Management Consultant
14 6 (2.69%) Senior Manager
14 6 (2.69%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (4.93%) HTML
2 10 (4.48%) CSS
3 9 (4.04%) .NET
4 7 (3.14%) Web Services
5 6 (2.69%) ASP.NET
5 6 (2.69%) jQuery
6 5 (2.24%) HTML5
7 4 (1.79%) Ajax
8 3 (1.35%) Software Packaging
8 3 (1.35%) AngularJS
8 3 (1.35%) Middleware
8 3 (1.35%) J2EE
8 3 (1.35%) XML
8 3 (1.35%) Spring
9 2 (0.90%) Hibernate
9 2 (0.90%) JSP
9 2 (0.90%) Servlets
9 2 (0.90%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 2 (0.90%) REST
9 2 (0.90%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 23 (10.31%) User Experience
2 20 (8.97%) iPad
3 11 (4.93%) EPoS
3 11 (4.93%) Management Information System
4 10 (4.48%) Blackberry
4 10 (4.48%) Social Media
5 5 (2.24%) FMCG
6 4 (1.79%) Clustering
7 3 (1.35%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.35%) N-Tier
7 3 (1.35%) Replication
8 2 (0.90%) CESG
8 2 (0.90%) CESG CLAS
8 2 (0.90%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (0.90%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (0.90%) SCADA
8 2 (0.90%) Mathematics
8 2 (0.90%) Smart Meter
9 1 (0.45%) iPhone
9 1 (0.45%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 23 (10.31%) Windows
2 8 (3.59%) Linux
3 7 (3.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (3.14%) UNIX
4 6 (2.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (1.79%) AIX
5 4 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.35%) Android
7 2 (0.90%) SUSE
7 2 (0.90%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.90%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.45%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.45%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (41.26%) E-Commerce
2 55 (24.66%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (20.63%) Scrum
4 45 (20.18%) Business Analysis
5 43 (19.28%) Stakeholder Management
6 39 (17.49%) Project Management
7 34 (15.25%) CRM
8 31 (13.90%) Software Testing
9 29 (13.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 27 (12.11%) UML
11 26 (11.66%) Use Case
12 22 (9.87%) ITIL
12 22 (9.87%) ERP
13 20 (8.97%) Customer Engagement
13 20 (8.97%) Business Process Mapping
13 20 (8.97%) B2C
14 14 (6.28%) PRINCE2
15 13 (5.83%) Test Scripting
15 13 (5.83%) TOGAF
16 11 (4.93%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (8.97%) SQL
2 18 (8.07%) JavaScript
3 12 (5.38%) Java
4 11 (4.93%) C#
5 7 (3.14%) C
6 3 (1.35%) PowerShell
7 2 (0.90%) C++
7 2 (0.90%) PHP
7 2 (0.90%) VB.NET
7 2 (0.90%) Korn
8 1 (0.45%) XPath
8 1 (0.45%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.45%) XQuery
8 1 (0.45%) Python
8 1 (0.45%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (16.59%) Degree
2 35 (15.70%) ISEB
3 31 (13.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 14 (6.28%) Security Cleared
5 13 (5.83%) SC Cleared
6 12 (5.38%) CISA
6 12 (5.38%) CISM
6 12 (5.38%) CISSP
6 12 (5.38%) CRISC
7 8 (3.59%) PCI QSA
8 6 (2.69%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (2.69%) VCP4
9 4 (1.79%) GIAC
10 3 (1.35%) MCITP
10 3 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (1.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (1.35%) MCSE
10 3 (1.35%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (1.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.45%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (14.80%) QA
2 17 (7.62%) PCI DSS
3 11 (4.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (2.24%) COBIT
4 5 (2.24%) Data Quality
5 3 (1.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (1.35%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (3.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (3.14%) vSphere
3 5 (2.24%) Active Directory
4 3 (1.35%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 3 (1.35%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.35%) vCloud
4 3 (1.35%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 8 (3.59%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.79%) Tivoli
3 3 (1.35%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 2 (0.90%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 2 (0.90%) Netcool
4 2 (0.90%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 2 (0.90%) SCCM
5 1 (0.45%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.45%) OVPI
5 1 (0.45%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.45%) OpenView
5 1 (0.45%) TeMIP
5 1 (0.45%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 20 (8.97%) hybris
2 17 (7.62%) Microsoft
3 15 (6.73%) Oracle
4 12 (5.38%) HP
5 9 (4.04%) Cisco
5 9 (4.04%) VMware
6 8 (3.59%) McAfee
7 7 (3.14%) IBM
8 6 (2.69%) Red Hat
8 6 (2.69%) Fujitsu
9 5 (2.24%) SAP
10 4 (1.79%) Veritas
11 3 (1.35%) CheckPoint
11 3 (1.35%) Juniper
11 3 (1.35%) Citrix
11 3 (1.35%) Business Objects
11 3 (1.35%) BT
11 3 (1.35%) ATG
12 2 (0.90%) Adobe
12 2 (0.90%) webMethods
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