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

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 47 58 79
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +21
Permanent jobs citing Retail 144 126 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 4.67% 3.65% 2.66%
As % of the General category 9.74% 8.27% 6.02%
Number of salaries quoted 53 78 38
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -14.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,100 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.04% +1.76%
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
1478 1523 1313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 47.97% 44.07% 44.21%
Number of salaries quoted 890 1010 801
Average salary £47,500 £44,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.74% -1.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +3.61%

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 26 February 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 26 February 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 +5 105 £48,250 +7.22% 25
Glasgow +31 29 £38,750 +6.89% 12
Highlands +4 4 £14,500 - 1
Midlothian - 2 - - 1
Fife +4 1 £28,500 - 1
Dumfries and Galloway - 1 £21,000 -
Retail
UK

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 February 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.

1 236 (68.80%) Banking
2 172 (50.15%) Finance
3 87 (25.36%) Retail Banking
4 67 (19.53%) Agile Software Development
5 59 (17.20%) SQL
6 55 (16.03%) Stakeholder Management
7 50 (14.58%) Mentoring
7 50 (14.58%) Analytical Skills
8 48 (13.99%) Windows
9 47 (13.70%) Coaching
10 39 (11.37%) UNIX
11 38 (11.08%) Degree
12 37 (10.79%) Java
13 36 (10.50%) Project Management
14 35 (10.20%) SQL Server
14 35 (10.20%) QA
15 33 (9.62%) Service Delivery
16 31 (9.04%) Oracle
17 28 (8.16%) XML
17 28 (8.16%) Change Management
18 27 (7.87%) Telecoms
19 24 (7.00%) C#
20 23 (6.71%) PRINCE2
21 22 (6.41%) JavaScript
21 22 (6.41%) HTML
21 22 (6.41%) Windows 7
21 22 (6.41%) Continuous Improvement
21 22 (6.41%) Cyber Security
22 21 (6.12%) Windows XP
22 21 (6.12%) Active Directory

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 15 (4.37%) SAS
1 15 (4.37%) WebSphere
2 12 (3.50%) CICS
3 11 (3.21%) WebSphere Application Server
3 11 (3.21%) SharePoint
4 9 (2.62%) MQSeries
4 9 (2.62%) Oracle Workflow
5 6 (1.75%) Drupal
5 6 (1.75%) WebLogic
6 5 (1.46%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
7 4 (1.17%) CMS
8 3 (0.87%) Umbraco
8 3 (0.87%) MS Exchange
8 3 (0.87%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (0.87%) Adobe CQ
9 1 (0.29%) FileNet
9 1 (0.29%) IIS
9 1 (0.29%) Node.js
9 1 (0.29%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 16 (4.66%) MS Excel
2 11 (3.21%) MS Office
3 8 (2.33%) MS Project
4 1 (0.29%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.29%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.29%) Revit
Business Applications
1 5 (1.46%) SAP CRM
2 3 (0.87%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.58%) Magento
3 2 (0.58%) Finacle
4 1 (0.29%) Temenos T24
4 1 (0.29%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.29%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.29%) FileNet Content Manager
4 1 (0.29%) FLEXCUBE
4 1 (0.29%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.29%) Misys Midas
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (0.87%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (5.83%) DNS
2 19 (5.54%) DHCP
3 14 (4.08%) Internet
4 7 (2.04%) Firewall
5 5 (1.46%) ATM
6 4 (1.17%) TCP/IP
6 4 (1.17%) iBeacon
7 3 (0.87%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (0.29%) LDAP
8 1 (0.29%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.29%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (10.20%) SQL Server
2 17 (4.96%) DB2
2 17 (4.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (4.66%) Oracle Database
4 14 (4.08%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (3.21%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (1.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (1.75%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (1.75%) Oracle Database 10g
7 6 (1.75%) BusinessObjects
7 6 (1.75%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (1.46%) MS Access
8 5 (1.46%) Crystal Reports
8 5 (1.46%) Informix
8 5 (1.46%) DataStage
8 5 (1.46%) Snowflake Schema
8 5 (1.46%) Star Schema
8 5 (1.46%) SQLite
9 4 (1.17%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 15 (4.37%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (2.92%) Visual Studio
3 5 (1.46%) Xcode
4 4 (1.17%) ReSharper
4 4 (1.17%) Git (software)
5 3 (0.87%) Jenkins
5 3 (0.87%) NUnit
5 3 (0.87%) Maven
5 3 (0.87%) Ant
5 3 (0.87%) Mercurial
6 2 (0.58%) QuickTest Pro
6 2 (0.58%) CruiseControl
6 2 (0.58%) Selenium
6 2 (0.58%) Firebug
6 2 (0.58%) Fiddler
7 1 (0.29%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (0.29%) JIRA
7 1 (0.29%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.29%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (0.29%) RSpec
General
1 236 (68.80%) Banking
2 172 (50.15%) Finance
3 87 (25.36%) Retail Banking
4 27 (7.87%) Telecoms
5 12 (3.50%) General Ledger
6 11 (3.21%) Investment Banking
7 7 (2.04%) Marketing
8 6 (1.75%) Publishing
9 4 (1.17%) Private Banking
9 4 (1.17%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.87%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.58%) Games
12 1 (0.29%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.29%) Front Office
12 1 (0.29%) Back Office
12 1 (0.29%) Advertising
12 1 (0.29%) Legal
12 1 (0.29%) Dutch Language
12 1 (0.29%) German Language
12 1 (0.29%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 67 (19.53%) Developer
1 67 (19.53%) Analyst
2 31 (9.04%) Architect
2 31 (9.04%) Project Manager
3 21 (6.12%) Systems Analyst
4 17 (4.96%) Business Analyst
5 16 (4.66%) Senior Developer
6 14 (4.08%) Technical Specialist
6 14 (4.08%) Infrastructure Manager
7 13 (3.79%) Java Developer
8 12 (3.50%) Consultant
9 10 (2.92%) Development Specialist
9 10 (2.92%) Desktop Technician
10 9 (2.62%) Enterprise Architect
10 9 (2.62%) Software Developer
10 9 (2.62%) Senior Analyst
10 9 (2.62%) Change Manager
11 8 (2.33%) Technical Engineer
11 8 (2.33%) Tester
11 8 (2.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (8.16%) XML
2 22 (6.41%) HTML
3 20 (5.83%) .NET
3 20 (5.83%) CSS
4 16 (4.66%) jQuery
5 15 (4.37%) Web Services
5 15 (4.37%) J2EE
6 14 (4.08%) WebSphere MQ
7 13 (3.79%) Apache Flex
8 11 (3.21%) JSON
8 11 (3.21%) HTML5
9 10 (2.92%) Middleware
9 10 (2.92%) WebSphere Message Broker
10 8 (2.33%) .NET Framework
11 7 (2.04%) RESTful
12 6 (1.75%) REST
12 6 (1.75%) CSS3
12 6 (1.75%) Ajax
12 6 (1.75%) AngularJS
13 5 (1.46%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 50 (14.58%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (5.54%) Mainframe
3 18 (5.25%) Client/Server
3 18 (5.25%) Clustering
4 14 (4.08%) Computer Science
5 12 (3.50%) IBM Mainframe
6 10 (2.92%) Online Banking
7 9 (2.62%) Mobile App
8 6 (1.75%) Credit Risk
9 5 (1.46%) Mathematics
9 5 (1.46%) Chip Card
10 4 (1.17%) Data Integration
10 4 (1.17%) iPad
10 4 (1.17%) SWIFT
10 4 (1.17%) User Experience
11 3 (0.87%) Digital Media
11 3 (0.87%) Open Source
11 3 (0.87%) FMCG
11 3 (0.87%) Statistics
11 3 (0.87%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 48 (13.99%) Windows
2 39 (11.37%) UNIX
3 22 (6.41%) Windows 7
4 21 (6.12%) Windows XP
5 15 (4.37%) Linux
6 9 (2.62%) Apple iOS
7 8 (2.33%) Android
8 5 (1.46%) AIX
9 3 (0.87%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (0.87%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (0.87%) Mac OS
9 3 (0.87%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.58%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (0.58%) Embedded Linux
10 2 (0.58%) zOS
11 1 (0.29%) Windows CE
11 1 (0.29%) Solaris
11 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (19.53%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (16.03%) Stakeholder Management
3 50 (14.58%) Mentoring
4 47 (13.70%) Coaching
5 36 (10.50%) Project Management
6 33 (9.62%) Service Delivery
7 28 (8.16%) Change Management
8 23 (6.71%) PRINCE2
9 22 (6.41%) Cyber Security
9 22 (6.41%) Continuous Improvement
10 18 (5.25%) OO
10 18 (5.25%) Software Engineering
11 17 (4.96%) Enterprise Architecture
11 17 (4.96%) Data Modelling
11 17 (4.96%) Workflow
12 16 (4.66%) Systems Analysis
13 15 (4.37%) Business Analysis
13 15 (4.37%) Risk Management
13 15 (4.37%) ETL
14 14 (4.08%) UML
Programming Languages
1 59 (17.20%) SQL
2 37 (10.79%) Java
3 24 (7.00%) C#
4 22 (6.41%) JavaScript
5 15 (4.37%) PL/SQL
6 11 (3.21%) Python
7 10 (2.92%) Assembly Language
8 8 (2.33%) VB.NET
9 7 (2.04%) PHP
9 7 (2.04%) COBOL
10 5 (1.46%) REXX
10 5 (1.46%) JCL
10 5 (1.46%) Objective-C
11 4 (1.17%) VB
11 4 (1.17%) C
12 3 (0.87%) Delphi
12 3 (0.87%) C++
13 2 (0.58%) Perl
13 2 (0.58%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.58%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 38 (11.08%) Degree
2 10 (2.92%) CISSP
2 10 (2.92%) CISA
3 8 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 7 (2.04%) ISEB
5 5 (1.46%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.58%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.58%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.29%) VCP4
7 1 (0.29%) APMP
7 1 (0.29%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (0.29%) HNC
7 1 (0.29%) HND
7 1 (0.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.29%) PMP
7 1 (0.29%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (10.20%) QA
2 5 (1.46%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.58%) SLA
3 2 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.29%) FATCA
4 1 (0.29%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 21 (6.12%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.17%) XenApp
2 4 (1.17%) XenDesktop
3 2 (0.58%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.58%) ACF2
3 2 (0.58%) RACF
4 1 (0.29%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.29%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 8 (2.33%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 5 (1.46%) Tivoli
2 5 (1.46%) CA Endevor
3 3 (0.87%) SCCM
4 2 (0.58%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.29%) Capistrano
5 1 (0.29%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.29%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 31 (9.04%) Oracle
2 19 (5.54%) SAP
3 14 (4.08%) IBM
4 11 (3.21%) Microsoft
5 9 (2.62%) Business Objects
5 9 (2.62%) HP
5 9 (2.62%) Fujitsu
6 7 (2.04%) Apple
7 6 (1.75%) Misys
8 5 (1.46%) Netezza
9 4 (1.17%) Citrix
9 4 (1.17%) Adobe
10 3 (0.87%) Cisco
10 3 (0.87%) Avaya
10 3 (0.87%) Compuware
10 3 (0.87%) Mitel
10 3 (0.87%) Altiris
10 3 (0.87%) Google
11 2 (0.58%) Telerik
11 2 (0.58%) Cyber-Ark
Edinburgh, Midlothian
FPSG Connect
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Fife
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £31000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Volaris Exec
Salary: £80k - £120k per annum + 100% OTE + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 9 hours ago
Edinburgh
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 9 hours ago
Scotland
EMIS
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum plus OTE
Posted: Yesterday
Fort William, Inverness-shire
TSB
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Livingston, West Lothian
SCC
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
The Curve Group
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Car + Commission + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: excellent salary, bonus and package
Posted: 3 days ago
Stirling, Stirlingshire
TSB
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £41225 - £54500 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
DLG
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Edinburgh
TSB
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
TSB
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Edinburgh
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 14 days ago
Perth, Perth & Kinross
TSB
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Santander
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 23 days ago