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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 42 58 52
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -6
Permanent jobs citing Retail 177 112 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 4.79% 3.55% 4.11%
As % of the General category 10.54% 8.05% 10.10%
Number of salaries quoted 107 75 90
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £58,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -23.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,400 £30,000 £29,950
10% offered a salary of more than £54,400 £55,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
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
1679 1391 1297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 45.44% 44.09% 40.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1054 868 853
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,700 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 20 August 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 20 August 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
(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 -3 98 £48,000 +6.66% 16
Glasgow +20 53 £37,500 -21.05% 4
Aberdeen +11 6 - - 3
Stirling - 3 £45,000 -
Fife - 1 - -
West Lothian - 1 £35,000 -
Retail
UK

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 164 (51.25%) Finance
2 156 (48.75%) Banking
3 109 (34.06%) Retail Banking
4 50 (15.63%) SQL
5 43 (13.44%) SAP
6 42 (13.13%) Oracle
7 41 (12.81%) CRM
8 36 (11.25%) Stakeholder Management
9 35 (10.94%) HTML
9 35 (10.94%) Business Analysis
10 34 (10.63%) QA
11 33 (10.31%) jQuery
12 31 (9.69%) Billing
13 30 (9.38%) CSS
14 29 (9.06%) MS Project
15 28 (8.75%) PRINCE
15 28 (8.75%) JavaScript
15 28 (8.75%) SQL Server
15 28 (8.75%) SAP Retail
16 26 (8.13%) Ajax
16 26 (8.13%) HTML5
16 26 (8.13%) UNIX
17 25 (7.81%) .NET
17 25 (7.81%) SAS
17 25 (7.81%) Degree
18 24 (7.50%) Team Foundation Server
18 24 (7.50%) Linux
18 24 (7.50%) Change Management
19 22 (6.88%) MS Excel
19 22 (6.88%) Continuous Improvement

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 25 (7.81%) SAS
2 17 (5.31%) WebSphere
3 14 (4.38%) MQSeries
4 11 (3.44%) WebSphere Application Server
5 8 (2.50%) CICS
5 8 (2.50%) Oracle Workflow
6 5 (1.56%) FileNet
7 2 (0.63%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.63%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.31%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.31%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.31%) CMS
8 1 (0.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.31%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.31%) Mule
8 1 (0.31%) Lync
8 1 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.31%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 29 (9.06%) MS Project
2 22 (6.88%) MS Excel
3 21 (6.56%) MS Office
4 10 (3.13%) Photoshop
5 6 (1.88%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.63%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.63%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.63%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.63%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 28 (8.75%) SAP Retail
2 9 (2.81%) Temenos T24
3 7 (2.19%) FLEXCUBE
4 5 (1.56%) Oracle EBS
5 4 (1.25%) SAP CRM
5 4 (1.25%) SAP IS-U
6 2 (0.63%) Oracle General Ledger
6 2 (0.63%) Oracle Payroll
6 2 (0.63%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.63%) Oracle iProcurement
6 2 (0.63%) Finacle
6 2 (0.63%) Oracle Receivables
6 2 (0.63%) Oracle Cash Management
6 2 (0.63%) Oracle Assets
6 2 (0.63%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 1 (0.31%) Oracle E-Business Tax
7 1 (0.31%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.31%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.31%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.31%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.19%) Internet
2 4 (1.25%) LDAP
2 4 (1.25%) TCP/IP
2 4 (1.25%) DNS
3 2 (0.63%) HTTP
4 1 (0.31%) Firewall
4 1 (0.31%) SAN
4 1 (0.31%) VoIP
4 1 (0.31%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (8.75%) SQL Server
2 18 (5.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (5.31%) Oracle Database
4 11 (3.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (3.13%) Relational Database
6 9 (2.81%) Oracle Reports
7 8 (2.50%) DB2
7 8 (2.50%) Oracle Database 11g
8 7 (2.19%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (1.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (1.88%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (1.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (1.56%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (1.25%) RDBMS
11 4 (1.25%) SQLPlus
12 2 (0.63%) MS Access
13 1 (0.31%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 24 (7.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (2.81%) Visual Studio
3 8 (2.50%) Oracle Forms
3 8 (2.50%) Toad
3 8 (2.50%) ProC
3 8 (2.50%) Oracle APEX
4 7 (2.19%) Dreamweaver
5 6 (1.88%) Git (software)
6 4 (1.25%) QuickTest Pro
6 4 (1.25%) SoapUI
7 3 (0.94%) Xcode
7 3 (0.94%) ReSharper
7 3 (0.94%) Subversion
8 2 (0.63%) Selenium
8 2 (0.63%) LoadRunner
9 1 (0.31%) NUnit
9 1 (0.31%) CruiseControl
9 1 (0.31%) Firebug
9 1 (0.31%) Fiddler
9 1 (0.31%) Maven
General
1 164 (51.25%) Finance
2 156 (48.75%) Banking
3 109 (34.06%) Retail Banking
4 31 (9.69%) Billing
5 12 (3.75%) Telecoms
6 11 (3.44%) Manufacturing
6 11 (3.44%) Investment Banking
7 7 (2.19%) Private Banking
7 7 (2.19%) Marketing
8 4 (1.25%) International Banking
9 3 (0.94%) Publishing
9 3 (0.94%) Front Office
10 2 (0.63%) Advertising
10 2 (0.63%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.31%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.31%) Back Office
11 1 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.31%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 81 (25.31%) Analyst
2 56 (17.50%) Developer
3 29 (9.06%) Consultant
4 26 (8.13%) Business Analyst
5 20 (6.25%) Systems Analyst
6 14 (4.38%) C# Developer
7 13 (4.06%) Technical Specialist
8 10 (3.13%) Change Manager
9 9 (2.81%) Senior Analyst
9 9 (2.81%) Web Developer
9 9 (2.81%) Banking Business Analyst
10 8 (2.50%) Test Analyst
10 8 (2.50%) Project Manager
10 8 (2.50%) Technical Support
10 8 (2.50%) Oracle Developer
10 8 (2.50%) .NET Developer
10 8 (2.50%) SAP Consultant
10 8 (2.50%) C# .NET Developer
11 7 (2.19%) Product Owner
11 7 (2.19%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (10.94%) HTML
2 33 (10.31%) jQuery
3 30 (9.38%) CSS
4 26 (8.13%) Ajax
4 26 (8.13%) HTML5
5 25 (7.81%) .NET
6 21 (6.56%) Web Services
7 20 (6.25%) XML
8 17 (5.31%) JSON
9 13 (4.06%) SOAP
10 11 (3.44%) CSS3
11 10 (3.13%) ASP.NET
11 10 (3.13%) .NET Framework
12 9 (2.81%) RESTful
12 9 (2.81%) REST
13 8 (2.50%) KnockoutJS
14 6 (1.88%) ASP.NET MVC
14 6 (1.88%) WCF
14 6 (1.88%) Java EE
14 6 (1.88%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 12 (3.75%) Management Information System
1 12 (3.75%) Mobile App
2 8 (2.50%) Mainframe
2 8 (2.50%) IBM Mainframe
3 7 (2.19%) Credit Risk
4 4 (1.25%) Social Media
4 4 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (1.25%) VSAM
5 3 (0.94%) Computer Science
6 2 (0.63%) Mobile Payment
6 2 (0.63%) Statistics
6 2 (0.63%) Photography
6 2 (0.63%) Mathematics
6 2 (0.63%) GIS
6 2 (0.63%) EPoS
6 2 (0.63%) NHS
7 1 (0.31%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.31%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.31%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.31%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 26 (8.13%) UNIX
2 24 (7.50%) Linux
3 17 (5.31%) Windows
4 11 (3.44%) Android
5 8 (2.50%) OpenVMS
6 7 (2.19%) Apple iOS
7 5 (1.56%) zOS
8 4 (1.25%) Solaris
8 4 (1.25%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.63%) AIX
10 1 (0.31%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.31%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.31%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (12.81%) CRM
2 36 (11.25%) Stakeholder Management
3 35 (10.94%) Business Analysis
4 28 (8.75%) PRINCE
5 24 (7.50%) Change Management
6 22 (6.88%) Continuous Improvement
7 18 (5.63%) Business Development
8 17 (5.31%) Project Management
9 16 (5.00%) Workflow
10 14 (4.38%) E-Commerce
11 13 (4.06%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (3.44%) User Acceptance Testing
12 11 (3.44%) ITIL
12 11 (3.44%) Business Intelligence
13 10 (3.13%) PRINCE2
13 10 (3.13%) Risk Management
13 10 (3.13%) Requirements Analysis
13 10 (3.13%) Unit Testing
14 9 (2.81%) Waterfall
14 9 (2.81%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 50 (15.63%) SQL
2 28 (8.75%) JavaScript
3 21 (6.56%) C#
3 21 (6.56%) Java
4 14 (4.38%) PL/SQL
5 12 (3.75%) COBOL
6 11 (3.44%) VB.NET
7 8 (2.50%) Shell Script
8 5 (1.56%) C
8 5 (1.56%) T-SQL
9 4 (1.25%) JCL
9 4 (1.25%) Assembly Language
9 4 (1.25%) REXX
10 2 (0.63%) VBA
10 2 (0.63%) VB
10 2 (0.63%) Perl
11 1 (0.31%) VBScript
11 1 (0.31%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.31%) R
Qualifications
1 25 (7.81%) Degree
2 7 (2.19%) ISEB
3 6 (1.88%) CISSP
4 2 (0.63%) CEH
4 2 (0.63%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.63%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.31%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.31%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.31%) PMP
5 1 (0.31%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.31%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (10.63%) QA
2 21 (6.56%) ISO 9001
3 16 (5.00%) SLA
4 2 (0.63%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.63%) CRD IV
5 1 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (1.25%) Oracle RAC
1 4 (1.25%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (0.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (0.63%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.63%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.31%) XenApp
3 1 (0.31%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (1.56%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.25%) CA Endevor
2 4 (1.25%) Data Guard
3 3 (0.94%) SCCM
4 2 (0.63%) SCOM
4 2 (0.63%) Ganglia
4 2 (0.63%) ServiceCenter
4 2 (0.63%) Tivoli
4 2 (0.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.31%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 43 (13.44%) SAP
2 42 (13.13%) Oracle
3 19 (5.94%) Microsoft
4 9 (2.81%) IBM
5 6 (1.88%) Apple
6 5 (1.56%) Fujitsu
7 4 (1.25%) Telerik
8 3 (0.94%) Adobe
8 3 (0.94%) Green Hat
9 2 (0.63%) TSYS
9 2 (0.63%) Alterian
9 2 (0.63%) HP
9 2 (0.63%) Citrix
10 1 (0.31%) CA
10 1 (0.31%) MicroStrategy
10 1 (0.31%) Business Objects
10 1 (0.31%) Cognos
10 1 (0.31%) Google
10 1 (0.31%) Compuware
10 1 (0.31%) VMware
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £26000.00 - £34000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Edinburgh
Real Staffing
Salary: competitive
Posted: 20 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Be-IT Resourcing
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + pension, bonus, flexible benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £43000 - £56000 per annum + plus a great benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £70000.00 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £36125 - £44625 per annum + Exc. Bens
Posted: 7 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + +benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Aberdeen
Apple
Posted: 13 days ago
Edinburgh
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 15 days ago
Edinburgh
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 15 days ago
Moray
QA Apprenticeships
Salary: 12,000 per year
Posted: 18 days ago
Aberdeen
Apple
Posted: 25 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago