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

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 36 47 65
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +18
Permanent jobs citing Retail 182 178 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 5.83% 4.84% 3.28%
As % of the General category 11.90% 10.93% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 76 122 85
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £53,900 £56,500
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
1529 1628 1391
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 48.94% 44.24% 42.68%
Number of salaries quoted 931 1056 879
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £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 7 July 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 7 July 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 +8 152 £50,000 +11.11% 40
Glasgow -5 19 £42,500 -3.95% 2
West Lothian -9 6 £52,500 +64.06%
Retail
UK

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 7 July 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.

1 257 (71.99%) Banking
2 158 (44.26%) Finance
3 87 (24.37%) Retail Banking
4 85 (23.81%) Stakeholder Management
5 57 (15.97%) UNIX
6 54 (15.13%) Analytical Skills
7 51 (14.29%) Change Management
8 42 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
8 42 (11.76%) Mentoring
9 36 (10.08%) Project Management
9 36 (10.08%) QA
10 35 (9.80%) Oracle
11 34 (9.52%) DB2
12 33 (9.24%) WebSphere
12 33 (9.24%) Coaching
13 31 (8.68%) SDLC
13 31 (8.68%) SQL
14 28 (7.84%) WebSphere MQ
14 28 (7.84%) Business Analysis
15 27 (7.56%) Degree
15 27 (7.56%) Java
16 26 (7.28%) Linux
17 25 (7.00%) Test Strategy
18 24 (6.72%) UML
18 24 (6.72%) IBM
18 24 (6.72%) CISSP
18 24 (6.72%) Information Security
19 23 (6.44%) Windows
19 23 (6.44%) WebSphere Application Server
19 23 (6.44%) WebSphere Message Broker

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 33 (9.24%) WebSphere
2 23 (6.44%) WebSphere Application Server
3 10 (2.80%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
4 9 (2.52%) SAS
5 7 (1.96%) SharePoint
6 6 (1.68%) Oracle Workflow
6 6 (1.68%) Node.js
7 5 (1.40%) MQSeries
7 5 (1.40%) CICS
7 5 (1.40%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (1.12%) FileNet
8 4 (1.12%) Captiva
9 3 (0.84%) CMS
9 3 (0.84%) MS Exchange
9 3 (0.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 3 (0.84%) JBoss
10 2 (0.56%) Drupal
10 2 (0.56%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.56%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.56%) Lync
Applications
1 15 (4.20%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.68%) MS Office
3 5 (1.40%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.28%) Revit
4 1 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.28%) MS Project
4 1 (0.28%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 8 (2.24%) Magento
2 2 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.28%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.28%) Finacle
3 1 (0.28%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.28%) SAP Retail
3 1 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.84%) Google Apps
2 2 (0.56%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 16 (4.48%) Firewall
2 7 (1.96%) TCP/IP
3 6 (1.68%) Internet
4 5 (1.40%) DNS
4 5 (1.40%) SAN
5 3 (0.84%) ATM
5 3 (0.84%) DHCP
5 3 (0.84%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (0.56%) Unified Communications
6 2 (0.56%) LDAP
6 2 (0.56%) LAN
6 2 (0.56%) WAN
7 1 (0.28%) BGP
7 1 (0.28%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (9.52%) DB2
2 21 (5.88%) SQL Server
3 13 (3.64%) Relational Database
4 10 (2.80%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (2.52%) RDBMS
6 7 (1.96%) MySQL
7 6 (1.68%) DataStage
8 5 (1.40%) Oracle Database
8 5 (1.40%) JasperReports
8 5 (1.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (0.84%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (0.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (0.84%) Oracle BI EE
10 3 (0.84%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (0.56%) SQLPlus
11 2 (0.56%) OLAP
12 1 (0.28%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.28%) Data Mining
12 1 (0.28%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 5 (1.40%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.56%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.28%) Ant
3 1 (0.28%) Toad
3 1 (0.28%) ProC
3 1 (0.28%) Maven
3 1 (0.28%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (0.28%) Mercurial
3 1 (0.28%) PHPUnit
3 1 (0.28%) Jenkins
General
1 257 (71.99%) Banking
2 158 (44.26%) Finance
3 87 (24.37%) Retail Banking
4 22 (6.16%) Investment Banking
5 14 (3.92%) General Ledger
6 13 (3.64%) Telecoms
7 10 (2.80%) Corporate Banking
8 9 (2.52%) Marketing
9 8 (2.24%) Manufacturing
10 6 (1.68%) Law
11 5 (1.40%) Pharmaceutical
12 4 (1.12%) Publishing
13 3 (0.84%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.56%) Back Office
14 2 (0.56%) Advertising
14 2 (0.56%) Online Betting
15 1 (0.28%) Legal
15 1 (0.28%) Front Office
15 1 (0.28%) Games
15 1 (0.28%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 70 (19.61%) Analyst
2 51 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 39 (10.92%) Technical Specialist
4 27 (7.56%) Business Analyst
5 23 (6.44%) Developer
6 16 (4.48%) Infrastructure Manager
6 16 (4.48%) Systems Analyst
7 15 (4.20%) Administrator
8 13 (3.64%) Test Manager
8 13 (3.64%) Banking Business Analyst
9 11 (3.08%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 10 (2.80%) Programme Manager
10 10 (2.80%) Architect
10 10 (2.80%) Sourcing Manager
10 10 (2.80%) Firewall Administrator
11 9 (2.52%) Business Manager
11 9 (2.52%) Change Manager
11 9 (2.52%) UNIX Specialist
12 8 (2.24%) Security Specialist
12 8 (2.24%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (7.84%) WebSphere MQ
2 23 (6.44%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 16 (4.48%) HTML
3 16 (4.48%) .NET
4 13 (3.64%) Apache Flex
5 11 (3.08%) CSS
6 8 (2.24%) XML
7 6 (1.68%) J2EE
7 6 (1.68%) Middleware
7 6 (1.68%) HTML5
8 5 (1.40%) jQuery
9 4 (1.12%) Ajax
10 3 (0.84%) .NET Framework
10 3 (0.84%) Java EE
10 3 (0.84%) Sass
10 3 (0.84%) Yii
10 3 (0.84%) CSS3
10 3 (0.84%) Symfony
10 3 (0.84%) RESTful
11 2 (0.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 54 (15.13%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (3.92%) Online Banking
3 13 (3.64%) Data Centre
4 11 (3.08%) Mainframe
5 10 (2.80%) Management Information System
5 10 (2.80%) SWIFT
5 10 (2.80%) Mobile App
6 8 (2.24%) Computer Science
7 7 (1.96%) Clustering
8 5 (1.40%) IBM Mainframe
8 5 (1.40%) LPAR
9 4 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.12%) User Experience
9 4 (1.12%) HACMP
10 3 (0.84%) Blackberry
10 3 (0.84%) Client/Server
10 3 (0.84%) IVR
10 3 (0.84%) Life Science
10 3 (0.84%) Credit Risk
10 3 (0.84%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 57 (15.97%) UNIX
2 26 (7.28%) Linux
3 23 (6.44%) Windows
4 10 (2.80%) Solaris
5 6 (1.68%) Windows 7
5 6 (1.68%) Windows XP
6 5 (1.40%) zOS
7 4 (1.12%) AIX
7 4 (1.12%) Android
7 4 (1.12%) Apple iOS
7 4 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.84%) Mac OS
8 3 (0.84%) Windows 8
8 3 (0.84%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.84%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.28%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (23.81%) Stakeholder Management
2 51 (14.29%) Change Management
3 42 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (11.76%) Mentoring
4 36 (10.08%) Project Management
5 33 (9.24%) Coaching
6 31 (8.68%) SDLC
7 28 (7.84%) Business Analysis
8 25 (7.00%) Test Strategy
9 24 (6.72%) UML
9 24 (6.72%) Information Security
10 22 (6.16%) PRINCE2
11 20 (5.60%) Cyber Security
12 19 (5.32%) ITIL
12 19 (5.32%) Programme Management
12 19 (5.32%) Migration
13 16 (4.48%) Software Engineering
13 16 (4.48%) Risk Management
13 16 (4.48%) E-Commerce
14 15 (4.20%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 31 (8.68%) SQL
2 27 (7.56%) Java
3 14 (3.92%) JavaScript
4 10 (2.80%) VB
5 9 (2.52%) C#
6 7 (1.96%) PHP
7 4 (1.12%) C
8 3 (0.84%) VBA
9 2 (0.56%) VB.NET
9 2 (0.56%) PL/SQL
9 2 (0.56%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.56%) C++
9 2 (0.56%) Perl
10 1 (0.28%) COBOL
10 1 (0.28%) Python
10 1 (0.28%) X++
10 1 (0.28%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 27 (7.56%) Degree
2 24 (6.72%) CISSP
3 17 (4.76%) CISA
4 13 (3.64%) ISEB
5 10 (2.80%) CCSA
5 10 (2.80%) CCSE
6 9 (2.52%) APMP
7 8 (2.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 8 (2.24%) ISTQB
8 7 (1.96%) ACCA
9 4 (1.12%) CISM
10 2 (0.56%) SC Cleared
10 2 (0.56%) Security Cleared
10 2 (0.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.28%) CISMP
11 1 (0.28%) MBA
11 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.28%) HNC
11 1 (0.28%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (10.08%) QA
2 5 (1.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.56%) Solvency II
3 2 (0.56%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.28%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (1.96%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.68%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (1.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.40%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 5 (1.40%) ACF2
3 5 (1.40%) RACF
4 4 (1.12%) Samba
4 4 (1.12%) NFS
5 1 (0.28%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (1.68%) Data Guard
2 5 (1.40%) HP Operations Orchestration
3 4 (1.12%) Tivoli
4 3 (0.84%) Oracle RMAN
4 3 (0.84%) SCCM
5 1 (0.28%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 35 (9.80%) Oracle
2 24 (6.72%) IBM
3 13 (3.64%) Microsoft
3 13 (3.64%) Cisco
4 10 (2.80%) CheckPoint
5 9 (2.52%) HP
6 7 (1.96%) Misys
7 6 (1.68%) VMware
7 6 (1.68%) Fujitsu
7 6 (1.68%) Zend
8 5 (1.40%) IronPort
8 5 (1.40%) Symantec
8 5 (1.40%) Hitachi
8 5 (1.40%) Splunk
9 4 (1.12%) Veritas
9 4 (1.12%) BMC
9 4 (1.12%) Sun
10 3 (0.84%) Siebel
10 3 (0.84%) Business Objects
10 3 (0.84%) Cognizant
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Salary: £40,000 up to £84,000
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