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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Retailing
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 78 34 50
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +16
Permanent jobs citing Retail 28 150 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.06% 6.89% 4.72%
As % of the General category 5.70% 14.72% 10.27%
Number of salaries quoted 23 109 79
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £35,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.10% +5.55%

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
491 1019 1081
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 36.18% 46.79% 45.98%
Number of salaries quoted 299 693 599
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region citing Retail as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 January 2017.

Retail Salary Histogram in Reading

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT jobs citing Retail also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for Retail.

1 23 (31.51%) Marketing
2 20 (27.40%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (26.03%) Telecoms
4 18 (24.66%) E-Commerce
5 15 (20.55%) Finance
5 15 (20.55%) Degree
6 11 (15.07%) Scrum
6 11 (15.07%) JavaScript
6 11 (15.07%) XML
7 10 (13.70%) Project Management
8 9 (12.33%) MS Excel
8 9 (12.33%) SQL
8 9 (12.33%) Business Analysis
8 9 (12.33%) jQuery
9 8 (10.96%) Software Engineering
9 8 (10.96%) Java
9 8 (10.96%) SQL Server
10 7 (9.59%) HTML
10 7 (9.59%) Oracle
10 7 (9.59%) Web Services
10 7 (9.59%) ITIL
10 7 (9.59%) Handset
10 7 (9.59%) Security Management
10 7 (9.59%) Web Development
10 7 (9.59%) Presales
11 6 (8.22%) SDLC
11 6 (8.22%) Relational Database
11 6 (8.22%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (8.22%) Unit Testing
11 6 (8.22%) NoSQL

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (5.48%) Apache Spark
2 2 (2.74%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 9 (12.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.48%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (4.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.74%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.37%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.48%) IaaS
1 4 (5.48%) PaaS
1 4 (5.48%) SaaS
2 3 (4.11%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.48%) Broadband
1 4 (5.48%) Firewall
1 4 (5.48%) LAN
1 4 (5.48%) WAN
2 2 (2.74%) 4G
2 2 (2.74%) BGP
2 2 (2.74%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (2.74%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (2.74%) Junos
2 2 (2.74%) MPLS
2 2 (2.74%) OSPF
2 2 (2.74%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.37%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.96%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.22%) NoSQL
2 6 (8.22%) Relational Database
3 5 (6.85%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (6.85%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (6.85%) DTS
3 5 (6.85%) Hadoop
3 5 (6.85%) OLAP
3 5 (6.85%) Oracle OLAP
3 5 (6.85%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (6.85%) Power BI
3 5 (6.85%) Snowflake Schema
3 5 (6.85%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (6.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (6.85%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (6.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (6.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (6.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (6.85%) Star Schema
4 4 (5.48%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.74%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.74%) Maven
2 1 (1.37%) Hudson
2 1 (1.37%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.37%) SonarQube
2 1 (1.37%) Subversion
2 1 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 23 (31.51%) Marketing
2 19 (26.03%) Telecoms
3 15 (20.55%) Finance
4 5 (6.85%) Back Office
5 4 (5.48%) Legal
6 3 (4.11%) Banking
7 2 (2.74%) Advertising
7 2 (2.74%) Billing
Job Titles
1 18 (24.66%) Developer
2 11 (15.07%) Analyst
2 11 (15.07%) Sales Manager
3 9 (12.33%) Business Analyst
4 8 (10.96%) Software Developer
5 7 (9.59%) Senior Developer
6 6 (8.22%) Senior Software Developer
7 5 (6.85%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 5 (6.85%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 5 (6.85%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
8 4 (5.48%) Angular Developer
8 4 (5.48%) Cloud Architect
8 4 (5.48%) Cloud Solutions Architect
8 4 (5.48%) Data Centre Architect
8 4 (5.48%) Digital Analyst
8 4 (5.48%) Digital Business Analyst
8 4 (5.48%) JavaScript Developer
8 4 (5.48%) Migration Architect
8 4 (5.48%) Regional Sales Manager
8 4 (5.48%) Telecoms Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (15.07%) XML
2 9 (12.33%) jQuery
3 7 (9.59%) HTML
3 7 (9.59%) Web Services
4 6 (8.22%) .NET
5 5 (6.85%) AngularJS
5 5 (6.85%) CSS
5 5 (6.85%) CSS3
5 5 (6.85%) HTML5
6 4 (5.48%) Hibernate
6 4 (5.48%) KnockoutJS
6 4 (5.48%) lodash
6 4 (5.48%) Spring
6 4 (5.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (4.11%) Dojo
7 3 (4.11%) DOM
8 2 (2.74%) JPA
8 2 (2.74%) REST
8 2 (2.74%) Spring MVC
8 2 (2.74%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.59%) Handset
2 6 (8.22%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.85%) Data Centre
3 5 (6.85%) Driving Licence
3 5 (6.85%) Mobile App
3 5 (6.85%) NHS
4 4 (5.48%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (4.11%) Artificial Intelligence
5 3 (4.11%) Client/Server
5 3 (4.11%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.11%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.74%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.74%) Statistics
6 2 (2.74%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.37%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.37%) FMCG
7 1 (1.37%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.37%) Physics
7 1 (1.37%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.37%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.22%) Linux
2 5 (6.85%) Unix
2 5 (6.85%) Windows
3 4 (5.48%) Android
3 4 (5.48%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.37%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.37%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (27.40%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (24.66%) E-Commerce
3 11 (15.07%) Scrum
4 10 (13.70%) Project Management
5 9 (12.33%) Business Analysis
6 8 (10.96%) Software Engineering
7 7 (9.59%) ITIL
7 7 (9.59%) Presales
7 7 (9.59%) Security Management
7 7 (9.59%) Web Development
8 6 (8.22%) CRM
8 6 (8.22%) Marketing Strategy
8 6 (8.22%) SDLC
8 6 (8.22%) Unit Testing
9 5 (6.85%) Analytics
9 5 (6.85%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (6.85%) Customer Engagement
9 5 (6.85%) Data Modelling
9 5 (6.85%) Front End Development
9 5 (6.85%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (15.07%) JavaScript
2 9 (12.33%) SQL
3 8 (10.96%) Java
4 5 (6.85%) Perl
4 5 (6.85%) Python
4 5 (6.85%) T-SQL
5 3 (4.11%) C#
5 3 (4.11%) C++
6 2 (2.74%) PHP
6 2 (2.74%) Pig Latin
6 2 (2.74%) Ruby
6 2 (2.74%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.37%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.37%) Tcl
7 1 (1.37%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (20.55%) Degree
2 5 (6.85%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (5.48%) ISEB
4 2 (2.74%) CCIE
4 2 (2.74%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.74%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.85%) Data Quality
1 5 (6.85%) QA
System Software
1 5 (6.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.37%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.37%) VirtualBox
2 1 (1.37%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 7 (9.59%) Oracle
2 5 (6.85%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.85%) VMware
3 4 (5.48%) BMC
3 4 (5.48%) PlateSpin
4 3 (4.11%) CenturyLink
4 3 (4.11%) IBM
4 3 (4.11%) Pega
4 3 (4.11%) webMethods
5 2 (2.74%) Cisco
5 2 (2.74%) Juniper
6 1 (1.37%) ATG
6 1 (1.37%) Huawei
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