The first 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 66 86 51
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -35
Permanent jobs citing Retail 120 81 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 3.04% 2.62% 3.88%
As % of the General category 7.44% 5.85% 10.32%
Number of salaries quoted 83 47 107
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,400 £28,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £61,750 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.32% -4.44%
General Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1612 1384 1318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 40.82% 44.69% 37.62%
Number of salaries quoted 985 747 911
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Retail
UK

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 24 April 2014.

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 24 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +1 91 £47,000 -1.05% 9
West Lothian - 12 £37,500 - 2
Glasgow -20 10 £42,500 +21.42% 2
Renfrewshire - 3 £22,500 -
Stirling -9 2 - - 1
Retail
UK

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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.

1 142 (56.35%) Finance
2 107 (42.46%) Banking
3 80 (31.75%) Retail Banking
4 48 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
5 43 (17.06%) Project Management
6 41 (16.27%) SQL
7 40 (15.87%) SQL Server
8 36 (14.29%) Windows
9 33 (13.10%) SAP
10 32 (12.70%) Oracle
10 32 (12.70%) Business Intelligence
11 31 (12.30%) JavaScript
11 31 (12.30%) Telecoms
11 31 (12.30%) Analytics
12 29 (11.51%) Fujitsu
12 29 (11.51%) jQuery
13 28 (11.11%) Degree
14 27 (10.71%) ITIL
15 26 (10.32%) E-Commerce
16 24 (9.52%) XML
16 24 (9.52%) Security Cleared
16 24 (9.52%) Mobile App
17 23 (9.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 22 (8.73%) MS Excel
18 22 (8.73%) SLA
18 22 (8.73%) HTML
18 22 (8.73%) Manufacturing
19 21 (8.33%) Business Development
19 21 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
20 20 (7.94%) Linux

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 12 (4.76%) SAS
2 10 (3.97%) WebSphere
3 9 (3.57%) WebLogic
4 8 (3.17%) Oracle Workflow
5 7 (2.78%) Apache
5 7 (2.78%) SharePoint
6 6 (2.38%) CMS
7 5 (1.98%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (1.19%) WebSphere Process Server
8 3 (1.19%) TeamSite
9 2 (0.79%) CICS
9 2 (0.79%) MS Exchange
9 2 (0.79%) Exchange Server 5.5
9 2 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (0.79%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.40%) TIBCO EMS
10 1 (0.40%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 22 (8.73%) MS Excel
2 11 (4.37%) MS Project
3 9 (3.57%) MS Office
4 1 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.40%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (5.16%) SAP CRM
2 4 (1.59%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (1.19%) Temenos T24
3 3 (1.19%) FLEXCUBE
4 2 (0.79%) Oracle Payroll
5 1 (0.40%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.40%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.40%) Oracle iProcurement
5 1 (0.40%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.40%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.40%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.40%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.40%) Oracle E-Business Tax
5 1 (0.40%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.40%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.17%) Internet
2 5 (1.98%) Wi-Fi
2 5 (1.98%) Wireless
2 5 (1.98%) Broadband
3 3 (1.19%) HTTP
4 2 (0.79%) LAN
4 2 (0.79%) WAN
4 2 (0.79%) NetScaler
4 2 (0.79%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.40%) Firewall
5 1 (0.40%) LDAP
5 1 (0.40%) FTP
5 1 (0.40%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (15.87%) SQL Server
2 23 (9.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 21 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 15 (5.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 15 (5.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (5.16%) Oracle Database
6 10 (3.97%) BusinessObjects
7 8 (3.17%) Oracle Reports
7 8 (3.17%) Oracle Database 11g
8 7 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (1.98%) MongoDB
9 5 (1.98%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.79%) MS Access
10 2 (0.79%) DB2
11 1 (0.40%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.40%) QlikView
11 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.40%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.40%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 18 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (3.17%) ProC
2 8 (3.17%) QuickTest Pro
2 8 (3.17%) LoadRunner
2 8 (3.17%) Toad
2 8 (3.17%) Oracle Forms
2 8 (3.17%) Oracle APEX
3 3 (1.19%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.19%) Fiddler
3 3 (1.19%) Visual Studio
3 3 (1.19%) ClearCase
3 3 (1.19%) ClearQuest
4 2 (0.79%) ReSharper
4 2 (0.79%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.40%) Firebug
5 1 (0.40%) NUnit
5 1 (0.40%) CruiseControl
General
1 142 (56.35%) Finance
2 107 (42.46%) Banking
3 80 (31.75%) Retail Banking
4 31 (12.30%) Telecoms
5 22 (8.73%) Manufacturing
6 19 (7.54%) Publishing
7 4 (1.59%) Marketing
8 3 (1.19%) Local Government
8 3 (1.19%) Advertising
8 3 (1.19%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.40%) Legal
9 1 (0.40%) Front Office
9 1 (0.40%) Back Office
9 1 (0.40%) Billing
Job Titles
1 43 (17.06%) Consultant
2 40 (15.87%) Project Manager
3 39 (15.48%) Developer
3 39 (15.48%) Analyst
4 14 (5.56%) Junior
4 14 (5.56%) Junior Consultant
5 13 (5.16%) Business Analyst
6 12 (4.76%) Senior Manager
6 12 (4.76%) Change Manager
6 12 (4.76%) Senior Project Manager
7 11 (4.37%) SAP Consultant
7 11 (4.37%) Applications Specialist
8 10 (3.97%) Support Consultant
8 10 (3.97%) Applications Support
8 10 (3.97%) Business Objects Consultant
8 10 (3.97%) .NET Developer
8 10 (3.97%) C# Developer
8 10 (3.97%) SAP Support Consultant
8 10 (3.97%) SAP Support
9 9 (3.57%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (11.51%) jQuery
2 24 (9.52%) XML
3 22 (8.73%) HTML
4 18 (7.14%) .NET
5 16 (6.35%) Ajax
6 13 (5.16%) CSS
7 9 (3.57%) HTML5
7 9 (3.57%) .NET Framework
7 9 (3.57%) RESTful
8 8 (3.17%) JSON
8 8 (3.17%) CSS3
8 8 (3.17%) KnockoutJS
9 5 (1.98%) Ruby on Rails
10 4 (1.59%) Middleware
10 4 (1.59%) ASP.NET
10 4 (1.59%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (1.19%) WCF
11 3 (1.19%) J2EE
11 3 (1.19%) Web Services
12 2 (0.79%) Kendo UI
Miscellaneous
1 24 (9.52%) Mobile App
2 15 (5.95%) Social Media
2 15 (5.95%) Management Information System
3 8 (3.17%) CLARiiON
4 5 (1.98%) IPTV
4 5 (1.98%) Smartphone
4 5 (1.98%) Video on Demand
4 5 (1.98%) Interactive TV
5 4 (1.59%) Thin Client
5 4 (1.59%) Online Banking
5 4 (1.59%) Fat Client
6 3 (1.19%) iSeries
6 3 (1.19%) Mainframe
7 2 (0.79%) Clustering
7 2 (0.79%) Reference Data
7 2 (0.79%) CMDB
8 1 (0.40%) FMCG
8 1 (0.40%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.40%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.40%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 36 (14.29%) Windows
2 20 (7.94%) Linux
3 16 (6.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (5.95%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (3.97%) UNIX
6 8 (3.17%) OpenVMS
6 8 (3.17%) Windows 7
7 6 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (1.59%) AIX
8 4 (1.59%) Apple iOS
8 4 (1.59%) Android
9 2 (0.79%) zOS
10 1 (0.40%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.40%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
2 43 (17.06%) Project Management
3 32 (12.70%) Business Intelligence
4 31 (12.30%) Analytics
5 27 (10.71%) ITIL
6 26 (10.32%) E-Commerce
7 21 (8.33%) Business Development
8 16 (6.35%) CRM
8 16 (6.35%) Data Management
9 15 (5.95%) Business Analysis
9 15 (5.95%) Continuous Improvement
9 15 (5.95%) PRINCE2
10 14 (5.56%) Service Management
11 13 (5.16%) ETL
12 12 (4.76%) Migration
12 12 (4.76%) Workflow
12 12 (4.76%) Project Planning
13 11 (4.37%) Incident Management
13 11 (4.37%) Agile Software Development
13 11 (4.37%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (16.27%) SQL
2 31 (12.30%) JavaScript
3 15 (5.95%) Perl
4 14 (5.56%) Java
4 14 (5.56%) C#
4 14 (5.56%) PowerShell
5 10 (3.97%) COBOL
6 9 (3.57%) PL/SQL
7 8 (3.17%) VB.NET
8 6 (2.38%) VBScript
9 5 (1.98%) Ruby
10 4 (1.59%) Shell Script
10 4 (1.59%) VB
11 2 (0.79%) Assembly Language
11 2 (0.79%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.40%) VBA
Qualifications
1 28 (11.11%) Degree
2 24 (9.52%) Security Cleared
3 7 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 6 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (1.98%) SC Cleared
6 4 (1.59%) CISA
7 3 (1.19%) QiCA
8 2 (0.79%) CISSP
9 1 (0.40%) CISM
9 1 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.40%) PMP
9 1 (0.40%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (8.73%) SLA
2 16 (6.35%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.19%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.79%) QA
System Software
1 13 (5.16%) XenApp
1 13 (5.16%) XenDesktop
2 11 (4.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (3.17%) Microsoft App-V
3 8 (3.17%) vSphere
4 7 (2.78%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.79%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.79%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.40%) Samba
6 1 (0.40%) NFS
Systems Management
1 12 (4.76%) SCOM
2 8 (3.17%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (1.59%) Tivoli
4 2 (0.79%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (0.79%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (0.79%) WSUS
4 2 (0.79%) CA Endevor
4 2 (0.79%) ServiceCenter
4 2 (0.79%) SCCM
Vendors
1 33 (13.10%) SAP
2 32 (12.70%) Oracle
3 29 (11.51%) Fujitsu
4 20 (7.94%) Microsoft
5 17 (6.75%) Citrix
6 13 (5.16%) JBoss
7 12 (4.76%) VMware
8 11 (4.37%) Business Objects
9 10 (3.97%) Symantec
10 8 (3.17%) NetApp
10 8 (3.17%) EMC
11 7 (2.78%) CA
12 5 (1.98%) AppSense
13 4 (1.59%) HP
13 4 (1.59%) IBM
13 4 (1.59%) Red Hat
14 3 (1.19%) Sybase
15 2 (0.79%) Compuware
15 2 (0.79%) TIBCO
15 2 (0.79%) Telerik
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Certes Computing Ltd (Birmingham)
Salary: benefits and bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
Livingston, West Lothian
Head Resourcing
Salary: Up to 40k
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £42415 - £52395 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Salary: Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £20000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Open Plus
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum Bonus + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 2 days ago
Stirlingshire
Net Talent
Salary: Excellent package on offer
Posted: 2 days ago
Livingston, West Lothian
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Livingston
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Lanarkshire, Glasgow
Barclays Corporate
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £36,125 - £50,505 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
Edinburgh
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Livingston
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Renfrew
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago