The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 37 59 82
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +23
Permanent jobs citing Retail 177 138 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 5.64% 3.44% 2.62%
As % of the General category 11.52% 8.29% 5.89%
Number of salaries quoted 70 99 53
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £28,600
10% offered a salary of more than £65,300 £68,000 £61,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,750 £44,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+3.97% +2.32%
Retail
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

General Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1537 1664 1408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 49.00% 41.45% 44.39%
Number of salaries quoted 943 1024 785
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +2.38%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Retail across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Retail
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Retail across the Scotland region.

Retail Salary Trend in Scotland

Retail
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Retail across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

Retail Salary Histogram in Scotland

Retail
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +20 141 £55,000 +20.87% 22
Glasgow +28 32 £36,250 -23.28% 6
Midlothian - 1 - -
Retail
UK

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

1 237 (72.26%) Banking
2 159 (48.48%) Finance
3 82 (25.00%) Retail Banking
4 71 (21.65%) Stakeholder Management
5 44 (13.41%) Agile Software Development
5 44 (13.41%) Mentoring
6 43 (13.11%) UNIX
7 42 (12.80%) Project Management
8 38 (11.59%) Analytical Skills
9 37 (11.28%) Oracle
9 37 (11.28%) Change Management
10 36 (10.98%) Java
11 33 (10.06%) Coaching
12 31 (9.45%) Windows
13 29 (8.84%) SQL
14 26 (7.93%) Business Analysis
14 26 (7.93%) Degree
14 26 (7.93%) QA
15 25 (7.62%) UML
16 24 (7.32%) Software Engineering
17 22 (6.71%) .NET
17 22 (6.71%) SQL Server
17 22 (6.71%) Cyber Security
18 21 (6.40%) IBM
19 20 (6.10%) DB2
19 20 (6.10%) Linux
19 20 (6.10%) Service Delivery
20 19 (5.79%) HTML
21 18 (5.49%) JavaScript
22 17 (5.18%) Investment Banking

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 16 (4.88%) WebSphere
2 10 (3.05%) WebSphere Application Server
3 9 (2.74%) Oracle Workflow
4 6 (1.83%) Drupal
5 5 (1.52%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
5 5 (1.52%) MQSeries
5 5 (1.52%) CICS
5 5 (1.52%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (1.22%) CMS
6 4 (1.22%) Node.js
7 3 (0.91%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 3 (0.91%) JBoss
7 3 (0.91%) SharePoint
7 3 (0.91%) MS Exchange
7 3 (0.91%) SAS
7 3 (0.91%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (0.61%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.30%) Lync
9 1 (0.30%) IIS
9 1 (0.30%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (3.35%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.05%) MS Office
3 3 (0.91%) MS Project
4 1 (0.30%) Revit
4 1 (0.30%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 6 (1.83%) Magento
2 1 (0.30%) Finacle
2 1 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.30%) SAP Retail
2 1 (0.30%) SAP SD
2 1 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.91%) Google Apps
2 2 (0.61%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (4.88%) Firewall
2 13 (3.96%) DNS
3 11 (3.35%) DHCP
4 8 (2.44%) TCP/IP
5 7 (2.13%) Internet
6 5 (1.52%) SAN
7 3 (0.91%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (0.61%) LDAP
8 2 (0.61%) iBeacon
9 1 (0.30%) Unified Communications
9 1 (0.30%) LAN
9 1 (0.30%) WAN
9 1 (0.30%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (6.71%) SQL Server
2 20 (6.10%) DB2
3 17 (5.18%) Oracle Database
4 13 (3.96%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (3.35%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (3.05%) DataStage
7 8 (2.44%) Relational Database
8 6 (1.83%) MySQL
8 6 (1.83%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (1.52%) JasperReports
9 5 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (1.52%) Crystal Reports
9 5 (1.52%) MS Access
9 5 (1.52%) Informix
9 5 (1.52%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (1.52%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (1.52%) RDBMS
9 5 (1.52%) Oracle Database 10g
10 4 (1.22%) Oracle BI EE
10 4 (1.22%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 6 (1.83%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (1.52%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.22%) Visual Studio
4 3 (0.91%) Jenkins
4 3 (0.91%) Maven
4 3 (0.91%) Mercurial
4 3 (0.91%) Ant
5 2 (0.61%) Xcode
6 1 (0.30%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (0.30%) NUnit
General
1 237 (72.26%) Banking
2 159 (48.48%) Finance
3 82 (25.00%) Retail Banking
4 17 (5.18%) Investment Banking
5 12 (3.66%) Telecoms
5 12 (3.66%) General Ledger
6 11 (3.35%) Marketing
7 10 (3.05%) Corporate Banking
8 5 (1.52%) Publishing
8 5 (1.52%) Law
8 5 (1.52%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.91%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.61%) Games
10 2 (0.61%) Advertising
10 2 (0.61%) Legal
10 2 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.30%) Dutch Language
11 1 (0.30%) German Language
11 1 (0.30%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.30%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 49 (14.94%) Analyst
2 43 (13.11%) Developer
3 39 (11.89%) Project Manager
4 25 (7.62%) Technical Specialist
5 21 (6.40%) Architect
6 18 (5.49%) Business Analyst
6 18 (5.49%) Systems Analyst
7 14 (4.27%) Infrastructure Manager
8 12 (3.66%) Banking Business Analyst
9 11 (3.35%) Administrator
10 10 (3.05%) Firewall Administrator
10 10 (3.05%) Sourcing Manager
11 9 (2.74%) Test Manager
11 9 (2.74%) Business Manager
11 9 (2.74%) Change Manager
11 9 (2.74%) Consultant
11 9 (2.74%) Infrastructure Project Manager
11 9 (2.74%) Senior Developer
12 7 (2.13%) Change Project Manager
12 7 (2.13%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (6.71%) .NET
2 19 (5.79%) HTML
3 16 (4.88%) CSS
4 15 (4.57%) J2EE
4 15 (4.57%) WebSphere MQ
5 14 (4.27%) XML
6 12 (3.66%) Apache Flex
7 10 (3.05%) HTML5
7 10 (3.05%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 8 (2.44%) Web Services
8 8 (2.44%) jQuery
8 8 (2.44%) JSON
9 7 (2.13%) RESTful
10 6 (1.83%) Ajax
10 6 (1.83%) .NET Framework
10 6 (1.83%) CSS3
11 5 (1.52%) Middleware
12 4 (1.22%) KnockoutJS
13 3 (0.91%) REST
13 3 (0.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 38 (11.59%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (4.27%) Online Banking
3 12 (3.66%) Mainframe
3 12 (3.66%) Computer Science
4 10 (3.05%) Clustering
4 10 (3.05%) Client/Server
5 7 (2.13%) Mobile App
6 6 (1.83%) User Experience
7 5 (1.52%) SWIFT
7 5 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (1.52%) LPAR
7 5 (1.52%) IBM Mainframe
7 5 (1.52%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.22%) FMCG
9 3 (0.91%) Digital Media
9 3 (0.91%) Credit Risk
9 3 (0.91%) Data Integration
9 3 (0.91%) Blackberry
10 2 (0.61%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.61%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 43 (13.11%) UNIX
2 31 (9.45%) Windows
3 20 (6.10%) Linux
4 13 (3.96%) Windows 7
4 13 (3.96%) Windows XP
5 8 (2.44%) Android
5 8 (2.44%) Apple iOS
6 5 (1.52%) zOS
7 3 (0.91%) Windows 8
7 3 (0.91%) Mac OS
7 3 (0.91%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.91%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.61%) Solaris
8 2 (0.61%) Embedded Linux
8 2 (0.61%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.30%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (21.65%) Stakeholder Management
2 44 (13.41%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (13.41%) Mentoring
3 42 (12.80%) Project Management
4 37 (11.28%) Change Management
5 33 (10.06%) Coaching
6 26 (7.93%) Business Analysis
7 25 (7.62%) UML
8 24 (7.32%) Software Engineering
9 22 (6.71%) Cyber Security
10 20 (6.10%) Service Delivery
11 16 (4.88%) Test Strategy
11 16 (4.88%) Migration
11 16 (4.88%) Programme Management
12 15 (4.57%) ITIL
12 15 (4.57%) PRINCE2
12 15 (4.57%) Risk Management
13 14 (4.27%) Information Security
13 14 (4.27%) Test Scripting
14 13 (3.96%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 36 (10.98%) Java
2 29 (8.84%) SQL
3 18 (5.49%) JavaScript
4 16 (4.88%) C#
5 9 (2.74%) PHP
6 7 (2.13%) PL/SQL
6 7 (2.13%) VB
6 7 (2.13%) VB.NET
7 6 (1.83%) C
8 3 (0.91%) Perl
8 3 (0.91%) C++
9 2 (0.61%) Objective-C
9 2 (0.61%) Python
9 2 (0.61%) COBOL
9 2 (0.61%) Delphi
10 1 (0.30%) Clojure
10 1 (0.30%) Ruby
10 1 (0.30%) VBA
10 1 (0.30%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (7.93%) Degree
2 13 (3.96%) CISSP
3 10 (3.05%) CISA
3 10 (3.05%) CCSA
3 10 (3.05%) CCSE
4 9 (2.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 6 (1.83%) APMP
6 5 (1.52%) ISEB
7 3 (0.91%) ISTQB
7 3 (0.91%) Security Cleared
8 2 (0.61%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.30%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.30%) HNC
9 1 (0.30%) HND
9 1 (0.30%) PMP
9 1 (0.30%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (7.93%) QA
2 4 (1.22%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.61%) SLA
3 2 (0.61%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.30%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 13 (3.96%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.52%) ACF2
2 5 (1.52%) RACF
3 3 (0.91%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (0.61%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 5 (1.52%) HP Operations Orchestration
1 5 (1.52%) Tivoli
2 3 (0.91%) Data Guard
2 3 (0.91%) SCCM
2 3 (0.91%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 37 (11.28%) Oracle
2 21 (6.40%) IBM
3 13 (3.96%) Cisco
4 11 (3.35%) Misys
5 10 (3.05%) CheckPoint
5 10 (3.05%) Business Objects
6 9 (2.74%) Fujitsu
6 9 (2.74%) Microsoft
7 8 (2.44%) SAP
8 6 (1.83%) HP
9 5 (1.52%) Netezza
9 5 (1.52%) Hitachi
10 4 (1.22%) Zend
11 3 (0.91%) Adobe
11 3 (0.91%) Avaya
11 3 (0.91%) Compuware
11 3 (0.91%) Mitel
11 3 (0.91%) Altiris
12 2 (0.61%) Apple
12 2 (0.61%) Google
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
DLG
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Salary - Best on market with Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £42840 - £50400 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £37000 - £56000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £33000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Scotland
Cognizant
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £26000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + 25% Flex Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Amazing package
Posted: 7 days ago
Kirkwall, Orkney
TSB
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Huntly, Aberdeenshire
TSB
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Glasgow
Net Talent
Posted: 12 days ago
Selkirk
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £16500 - £18500 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago