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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 39 54 79
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +25
Permanent jobs citing Retail 172 153 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 5.67% 4.03% 2.73%
As % of the General category 11.35% 9.53% 6.20%
Number of salaries quoted 75 108 65
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,000 £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
1516 1605 1371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 50.02% 42.33% 44.01%
Number of salaries quoted 927 991 802
Average salary £46,750 £45,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.74% +1.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,950 £29,300 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,600 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 2 June 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 2 June 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 +11 139 £52,500 +16.66% 49
Glasgow +7 25 £36,250 -23.28% 6
West Lothian -14 2 - - 1
Retail
UK

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 2 June 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.

1 230 (71.88%) Banking
2 155 (48.44%) Finance
3 81 (25.31%) Retail Banking
4 76 (23.75%) Stakeholder Management
5 42 (13.13%) Agile Software Development
5 42 (13.13%) Mentoring
6 40 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
6 40 (12.50%) UNIX
7 37 (11.56%) Change Management
8 36 (11.25%) Oracle
9 34 (10.63%) Project Management
10 30 (9.38%) Coaching
11 28 (8.75%) Business Analysis
11 28 (8.75%) SQL
12 27 (8.44%) Java
12 27 (8.44%) Windows
12 27 (8.44%) Degree
13 25 (7.81%) QA
13 25 (7.81%) SDLC
14 24 (7.50%) UML
15 23 (7.19%) PRINCE2
15 23 (7.19%) SQL Server
16 22 (6.88%) DB2
17 21 (6.56%) IBM
17 21 (6.56%) Test Strategy
18 20 (6.25%) Cyber Security
19 19 (5.94%) .NET
19 19 (5.94%) Software Engineering
20 18 (5.63%) Programme Management
20 18 (5.63%) Migration

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 18 (5.63%) WebSphere
2 12 (3.75%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (1.88%) SAS
3 6 (1.88%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
4 5 (1.56%) Drupal
4 5 (1.56%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (1.56%) CICS
4 5 (1.56%) MQSeries
4 5 (1.56%) Oracle Workflow
5 4 (1.25%) Node.js
6 3 (0.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (0.94%) SharePoint
6 3 (0.94%) MS Exchange
6 3 (0.94%) JBoss
6 3 (0.94%) CMS
7 2 (0.63%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.63%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (0.63%) Lync
8 1 (0.31%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.31%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 14 (4.38%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.13%) MS Office
3 3 (0.94%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.63%) MS Project
5 1 (0.31%) Revit
5 1 (0.31%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 6 (1.88%) Magento
2 2 (0.63%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.31%) Finacle
3 1 (0.31%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.31%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.31%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.94%) Google Apps
2 2 (0.63%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 16 (5.00%) Firewall
2 10 (3.13%) DNS
3 8 (2.50%) TCP/IP
3 8 (2.50%) Internet
4 7 (2.19%) DHCP
5 5 (1.56%) SAN
6 3 (0.94%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (0.94%) LDAP
7 2 (0.63%) ATM
7 2 (0.63%) LAN
7 2 (0.63%) WAN
7 2 (0.63%) iBeacon
7 2 (0.63%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.31%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (7.19%) SQL Server
2 22 (6.88%) DB2
3 14 (4.38%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (4.38%) Oracle Database
4 11 (3.44%) Relational Database
5 10 (3.13%) DataStage
5 10 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (2.50%) RDBMS
7 5 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (1.56%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (1.56%) JasperReports
7 5 (1.56%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (1.56%) BusinessObjects
7 5 (1.56%) Oracle Database 10g
7 5 (1.56%) MS Access
7 5 (1.56%) Informix
7 5 (1.56%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (1.56%) Crystal Reports
7 5 (1.56%) MySQL
8 4 (1.25%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 5 (1.56%) Git (software)
1 5 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (0.94%) Mercurial
2 3 (0.94%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.63%) Xcode
3 2 (0.63%) Maven
3 2 (0.63%) Ant
3 2 (0.63%) Jenkins
General
1 230 (71.88%) Banking
2 155 (48.44%) Finance
3 81 (25.31%) Retail Banking
4 17 (5.31%) Investment Banking
5 13 (4.06%) General Ledger
5 13 (4.06%) Telecoms
6 10 (3.13%) Corporate Banking
7 9 (2.81%) Marketing
8 7 (2.19%) Manufacturing
9 5 (1.56%) Law
9 5 (1.56%) Publishing
10 3 (0.94%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.63%) Legal
11 2 (0.63%) Back Office
11 2 (0.63%) Games
11 2 (0.63%) Advertising
11 2 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.31%) Dutch Language
12 1 (0.31%) German Language
12 1 (0.31%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 60 (18.75%) Analyst
2 44 (13.75%) Project Manager
3 33 (10.31%) Developer
4 27 (8.44%) Technical Specialist
5 22 (6.88%) Business Analyst
6 17 (5.31%) Infrastructure Manager
7 16 (5.00%) Systems Analyst
8 12 (3.75%) Test Manager
8 12 (3.75%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 12 (3.75%) Architect
8 12 (3.75%) Banking Business Analyst
9 11 (3.44%) Administrator
10 10 (3.13%) Firewall Administrator
10 10 (3.13%) Sourcing Manager
11 9 (2.81%) Test Analyst
11 9 (2.81%) Business Manager
11 9 (2.81%) Change Manager
12 8 (2.50%) Consultant
12 8 (2.50%) Programme Manager
13 7 (2.19%) Change Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (5.94%) .NET
2 17 (5.31%) WebSphere MQ
3 15 (4.69%) HTML
4 13 (4.06%) XML
4 13 (4.06%) CSS
5 12 (3.75%) Apache Flex
5 12 (3.75%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 11 (3.44%) J2EE
7 7 (2.19%) HTML5
7 7 (2.19%) JSON
7 7 (2.19%) jQuery
8 6 (1.88%) Middleware
8 6 (1.88%) RESTful
9 5 (1.56%) CSS3
9 5 (1.56%) Ajax
9 5 (1.56%) .NET Framework
9 5 (1.56%) Web Services
10 4 (1.25%) KnockoutJS
11 3 (0.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 3 (0.94%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 40 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (5.00%) Online Banking
3 12 (3.75%) Mainframe
4 9 (2.81%) Mobile App
4 9 (2.81%) Data Centre
5 8 (2.50%) SWIFT
6 7 (2.19%) Computer Science
6 7 (2.19%) Client/Server
6 7 (2.19%) Management Information System
6 7 (2.19%) Clustering
7 5 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (1.56%) User Experience
7 5 (1.56%) LPAR
7 5 (1.56%) IBM Mainframe
8 4 (1.25%) FMCG
9 3 (0.94%) Digital Media
9 3 (0.94%) Credit Risk
9 3 (0.94%) Blackberry
10 2 (0.63%) IVR
10 2 (0.63%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 40 (12.50%) UNIX
2 27 (8.44%) Windows
3 18 (5.63%) Linux
4 10 (3.13%) Windows XP
4 10 (3.13%) Windows 7
5 7 (2.19%) Apple iOS
6 6 (1.88%) Android
7 5 (1.56%) zOS
8 3 (0.94%) Windows 8
8 3 (0.94%) Mac OS
8 3 (0.94%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.94%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (0.94%) Solaris
9 2 (0.63%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.31%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (23.75%) Stakeholder Management
2 42 (13.13%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (13.13%) Mentoring
3 37 (11.56%) Change Management
4 34 (10.63%) Project Management
5 30 (9.38%) Coaching
6 28 (8.75%) Business Analysis
7 25 (7.81%) SDLC
8 24 (7.50%) UML
9 23 (7.19%) PRINCE2
10 21 (6.56%) Test Strategy
11 20 (6.25%) Cyber Security
12 19 (5.94%) Software Engineering
13 18 (5.63%) Programme Management
13 18 (5.63%) Migration
13 18 (5.63%) ITIL
14 17 (5.31%) Service Delivery
15 15 (4.69%) Test Scripting
15 15 (4.69%) Information Security
16 13 (4.06%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 28 (8.75%) SQL
2 27 (8.44%) Java
3 15 (4.69%) C#
4 14 (4.38%) JavaScript
5 8 (2.50%) PHP
5 8 (2.50%) VB
6 5 (1.56%) VB.NET
7 4 (1.25%) C
8 3 (0.94%) PL/SQL
9 2 (0.63%) Objective-C
9 2 (0.63%) Perl
9 2 (0.63%) COBOL
10 1 (0.31%) Python
10 1 (0.31%) Delphi
10 1 (0.31%) C++
10 1 (0.31%) VBA
Qualifications
1 27 (8.44%) Degree
2 15 (4.69%) CISSP
3 11 (3.44%) ISEB
4 10 (3.13%) CCSE
4 10 (3.13%) CCSA
4 10 (3.13%) CISA
4 10 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 8 (2.50%) APMP
6 6 (1.88%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.63%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.63%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.31%) PMP
8 1 (0.31%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.31%) HNC
8 1 (0.31%) HND
8 1 (0.31%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (7.81%) QA
2 5 (1.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (1.25%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.63%) SLA
4 2 (0.63%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.31%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 10 (3.13%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.56%) ACF2
2 5 (1.56%) RACF
3 3 (0.94%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (0.63%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 5 (1.56%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 4 (1.25%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (0.94%) Data Guard
3 3 (0.94%) SCCM
4 1 (0.31%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 36 (11.25%) Oracle
2 21 (6.56%) IBM
3 13 (4.06%) Cisco
4 11 (3.44%) Misys
5 10 (3.13%) Microsoft
5 10 (3.13%) CheckPoint
5 10 (3.13%) Business Objects
6 9 (2.81%) Fujitsu
7 7 (2.19%) SAP
8 6 (1.88%) HP
9 5 (1.56%) Netezza
9 5 (1.56%) Hitachi
10 4 (1.25%) Cognizant
10 4 (1.25%) Zend
11 3 (0.94%) Avaya
11 3 (0.94%) Compuware
11 3 (0.94%) Altiris
11 3 (0.94%) Mitel
12 2 (0.63%) Siebel
12 2 (0.63%) Citrix
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £39746 - £49098 per annum + car
Posted: 4 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Reed Technology
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 12 hours ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k - £60k plus attractive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Reed Technology
Salary: £45000 - £49000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £41225 - £56140 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Fife
Sanderson
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £26000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Scotland
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 to £60,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Scotland
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 up to £84,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Scotland
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55k - £75k plus attractive benefits,
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Livingston, West Lothian
NES IT
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Lanarkshire
DLG
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Edinburgh
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 7 days ago
Edinburgh
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 7 days ago