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

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 54 45 22
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -23
Permanent jobs citing Retail 109 117 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 4.45% 4.95% 9.26%
As % of the General category 9.28% 12.84% 21.30%
Number of salaries quoted 80 45 85
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,900 £42,900 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,000 £76,500 £66,500
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
1174 911 878
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 47.96% 38.54% 43.49%
Number of salaries quoted 608 553 643
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +9.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,500 £65,000 £70,000
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 30 March 2015.

Retail Salary Histogram in Reading

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 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 95 (40.95%) E-Commerce
2 87 (37.50%) Finance
3 60 (25.86%) Telecoms
4 54 (23.28%) Agile Software Development
5 48 (20.69%) Business Analysis
6 46 (19.83%) Banking
7 45 (19.40%) Stakeholder Management
7 45 (19.40%) Scrum
8 44 (18.97%) Project Management
8 44 (18.97%) Degree
9 35 (15.09%) Use Case
10 34 (14.66%) CRM
11 33 (14.22%) Windows
12 32 (13.79%) UML
13 30 (12.93%) User Acceptance Testing
14 27 (11.64%) ITIL
14 27 (11.64%) Microsoft
15 26 (11.21%) B2C
15 26 (11.21%) User Experience
16 25 (10.78%) ISEB
17 24 (10.34%) SQL
17 24 (10.34%) QA
17 24 (10.34%) Marketing
17 24 (10.34%) hybris
18 23 (9.91%) iPad
18 23 (9.91%) Customer Engagement
18 23 (9.91%) Business Process Mapping
18 23 (9.91%) Oracle
19 22 (9.48%) JIRA
20 21 (9.05%) Software Testing

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 18 (7.76%) SharePoint
2 7 (3.02%) IIS
3 6 (2.59%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (2.59%) WebSphere
4 5 (2.16%) Tomcat
5 4 (1.72%) Liferay
5 4 (1.72%) WebLogic
5 4 (1.72%) JBoss
5 4 (1.72%) WebLogic Portal
6 2 (0.86%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.86%) Node.js
6 2 (0.86%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.43%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.43%) CMS
7 1 (0.43%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.43%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 10 (4.31%) MS Office
2 7 (3.02%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.02%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (3.02%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.43%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (1.72%) SaaS
3 2 (0.86%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.43%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.88%) TCP/IP
1 9 (3.88%) SAN
2 8 (3.45%) DHCP
2 8 (3.45%) DNS
3 7 (3.02%) NAS
4 6 (2.59%) MVNO
5 3 (1.29%) WAN
5 3 (1.29%) VoIP
6 2 (0.86%) SMS
6 2 (0.86%) Broadband
6 2 (0.86%) LAN
6 2 (0.86%) Internet
6 2 (0.86%) MPLS
6 2 (0.86%) Wireless
6 2 (0.86%) Network Security
7 1 (0.43%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.43%) Wireshark
7 1 (0.43%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (0.43%) X.509
7 1 (0.43%) SCCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (7.33%) SQL Server
2 15 (6.47%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (4.31%) Oracle Database
4 7 (3.02%) MySQL
4 7 (3.02%) Oracle Database 10g
4 7 (3.02%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (2.16%) NoSQL
6 4 (1.72%) Hadoop
6 4 (1.72%) MongoDB
6 4 (1.72%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (1.72%) DB2
7 3 (1.29%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.43%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 22 (9.48%) JIRA
2 6 (2.59%) Git (software)
3 5 (2.16%) Subversion
3 5 (2.16%) Eclipse
3 5 (2.16%) Ant
3 5 (2.16%) Jenkins
4 4 (1.72%) Log4j
4 4 (1.72%) Maven
5 3 (1.29%) Selenium
5 3 (1.29%) WebDriver
6 2 (0.86%) LoadRunner
7 1 (0.43%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.43%) WinRunner
7 1 (0.43%) TestDirector
7 1 (0.43%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (0.43%) Hudson
7 1 (0.43%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 87 (37.50%) Finance
2 60 (25.86%) Telecoms
3 46 (19.83%) Banking
4 24 (10.34%) Marketing
5 21 (9.05%) Aerospace
6 14 (6.03%) Legal
7 12 (5.17%) Manufacturing
8 9 (3.88%) Back Office
9 8 (3.45%) Games
10 7 (3.02%) Billing
11 3 (1.29%) Advertising
12 1 (0.43%) Publishing
12 1 (0.43%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 83 (35.78%) Analyst
2 63 (27.16%) Business Analyst
3 60 (25.86%) Consultant
4 24 (10.34%) Agile Business Analyst
5 23 (9.91%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
6 18 (7.76%) Architect
7 17 (7.33%) Sales Manager
8 16 (6.90%) Test Consultant
8 16 (6.90%) Test Analyst
8 16 (6.90%) Service Manager
8 16 (6.90%) Service Desk Manager
9 12 (5.17%) Developer
10 11 (4.74%) Security Consultant
10 11 (4.74%) Project Manager
11 10 (4.31%) IT Services Manager
12 9 (3.88%) Technical Architect
13 8 (3.45%) Junior
14 7 (3.02%) Senior Manager
15 6 (2.59%) Solutions Architect
15 6 (2.59%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (5.17%) HTML
2 9 (3.88%) Web Services
3 8 (3.45%) CSS
3 8 (3.45%) jQuery
3 8 (3.45%) HTML5
4 7 (3.02%) Software Packaging
4 7 (3.02%) .NET
5 6 (2.59%) XML
5 6 (2.59%) AngularJS
6 5 (2.16%) REST
6 5 (2.16%) Spring
6 5 (2.16%) Ajax
6 5 (2.16%) J2EE
6 5 (2.16%) JSP
6 5 (2.16%) Servlets
7 4 (1.72%) Struts
7 4 (1.72%) ASP.NET
7 4 (1.72%) EJB
7 4 (1.72%) XSD
7 4 (1.72%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 26 (11.21%) User Experience
2 23 (9.91%) iPad
3 16 (6.90%) Management Information System
4 12 (5.17%) EPoS
5 10 (4.31%) Blackberry
5 10 (4.31%) Social Media
6 8 (3.45%) Clustering
7 7 (3.02%) N-Tier
8 5 (2.16%) FMCG
8 5 (2.16%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (1.72%) Data Structures
9 4 (1.72%) Algorithms
9 4 (1.72%) Client/Server
10 3 (1.29%) Replication
10 3 (1.29%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.86%) Smart Meter
11 2 (0.86%) Enterprise Storage
11 2 (0.86%) SCADA
11 2 (0.86%) Mathematics
11 2 (0.86%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 33 (14.22%) Windows
2 15 (6.47%) Linux
3 11 (4.74%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (4.31%) UNIX
4 10 (4.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (3.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.72%) AIX
7 3 (1.29%) Android
8 2 (0.86%) SUSE
8 2 (0.86%) Windows Phone
8 2 (0.86%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.43%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.43%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.43%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (40.95%) E-Commerce
2 54 (23.28%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (20.69%) Business Analysis
4 45 (19.40%) Stakeholder Management
4 45 (19.40%) Scrum
5 44 (18.97%) Project Management
6 35 (15.09%) Use Case
7 34 (14.66%) CRM
8 32 (13.79%) UML
9 30 (12.93%) User Acceptance Testing
10 27 (11.64%) ITIL
11 26 (11.21%) B2C
12 23 (9.91%) Customer Engagement
12 23 (9.91%) Business Process Mapping
13 21 (9.05%) Software Testing
14 19 (8.19%) ERP
14 19 (8.19%) Software Delivery
15 16 (6.90%) TOGAF
16 15 (6.47%) Test Scripting
17 14 (6.03%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 24 (10.34%) SQL
2 21 (9.05%) JavaScript
3 15 (6.47%) Java
4 9 (3.88%) C#
5 4 (1.72%) C
5 4 (1.72%) XQuery
5 4 (1.72%) Shell Script
5 4 (1.72%) XPath
5 4 (1.72%) PL/SQL
6 3 (1.29%) PowerShell
6 3 (1.29%) PHP
7 2 (0.86%) VB.NET
7 2 (0.86%) C++
7 2 (0.86%) Korn
8 1 (0.43%) Python
Qualifications
1 44 (18.97%) Degree
2 25 (10.78%) ISEB
3 21 (9.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 16 (6.90%) Security Cleared
5 15 (6.47%) SC Cleared
6 12 (5.17%) CISSP
6 12 (5.17%) CISA
7 11 (4.74%) CISM
7 11 (4.74%) CRISC
8 9 (3.88%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (3.02%) MCSE
9 7 (3.02%) PCI QSA
9 7 (3.02%) ITIL Certification
9 7 (3.02%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
9 7 (3.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 7 (3.02%) MCITP
10 4 (1.72%) GIAC
11 3 (1.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 1 (0.43%) CEH
12 1 (0.43%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (10.34%) QA
2 17 (7.33%) PCI DSS
3 10 (4.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (3.88%) COBIT
5 6 (2.59%) Data Quality
6 5 (2.16%) SLA
7 3 (1.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 15 (6.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (4.74%) vSphere
3 10 (4.31%) Active Directory
4 8 (3.45%) Hyper-V
4 8 (3.45%) Terminal Services
5 7 (3.02%) vCloud
5 7 (3.02%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (0.43%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 8 (3.45%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (3.02%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 4 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (1.29%) Tivoli
5 2 (0.86%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 2 (0.86%) SCCM
5 2 (0.86%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 1 (0.43%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.43%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.43%) Netcool
Vendors
1 27 (11.64%) Microsoft
2 24 (10.34%) hybris
3 23 (9.91%) Oracle
4 16 (6.90%) VMware
5 15 (6.47%) HP
6 13 (5.60%) Cisco
7 10 (4.31%) Red Hat
8 8 (3.45%) Veritas
8 8 (3.45%) McAfee
9 7 (3.02%) Juniper
10 6 (2.59%) SAP
10 6 (2.59%) IBM
10 6 (2.59%) Fujitsu
11 4 (1.72%) ATG
11 4 (1.72%) Citrix
12 3 (1.29%) Business Objects
12 3 (1.29%) CheckPoint
13 2 (0.86%) webMethods
13 2 (0.86%) BT
13 2 (0.86%) Adobe
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