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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 34 47 68
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +21
Permanent jobs citing Retail 184 144 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 5.98% 4.40% 3.11%
As % of the General category 12.46% 9.66% 7.18%
Number of salaries quoted 89 75 51
Average salary £47,500 £42,105 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.81% -0.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,400 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
1477 1490 1323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 48.02% 45.55% 43.32%
Number of salaries quoted 901 916 924
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,250 £60,000 £65,000
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 24 December 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 December 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 +3 131 £50,000 +2.04% 13
Glasgow +28 41 £41,500 +18.57% 9
Highlands +7 3 £14,500 -
Fife +6 2 £28,250 -
Dumfries and Galloway - 2 £21,000 - 1
West Lothian +4 1 - -
North Lanarkshire - 1 £21,000 -
Retail
UK

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 251 (67.47%) Banking
2 185 (49.73%) Finance
3 128 (34.41%) Retail Banking
4 68 (18.28%) SQL
5 55 (14.78%) Stakeholder Management
6 53 (14.25%) Agile Software Development
7 47 (12.63%) Analytical Skills
8 44 (11.83%) SQL Server
9 42 (11.29%) Java
10 41 (11.02%) Windows
11 38 (10.22%) Degree
11 38 (10.22%) QA
12 35 (9.41%) Oracle
13 34 (9.14%) Coaching
14 31 (8.33%) SAP
14 31 (8.33%) Project Management
14 31 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
14 31 (8.33%) Mentoring
15 30 (8.06%) Business Analysis
16 29 (7.80%) HTML
16 29 (7.80%) XML
16 29 (7.80%) UNIX
17 28 (7.53%) C#
17 28 (7.53%) CSS
18 27 (7.26%) Web Services
19 26 (6.99%) Service Delivery
19 26 (6.99%) jQuery
20 25 (6.72%) Linux
21 24 (6.45%) .NET
21 24 (6.45%) Investment Banking

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 14 (3.76%) SAS
2 11 (2.96%) WebSphere
3 10 (2.69%) CICS
4 9 (2.42%) MQSeries
5 8 (2.15%) SharePoint
5 8 (2.15%) WebLogic
6 7 (1.88%) Oracle Workflow
7 6 (1.61%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (0.81%) Drupal
8 3 (0.81%) Umbraco
9 2 (0.54%) FileNet
10 1 (0.27%) CMS
10 1 (0.27%) IIS
10 1 (0.27%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.27%) Mule
10 1 (0.27%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 21 (5.65%) MS Project
1 21 (5.65%) MS Excel
2 19 (5.11%) MS Office
3 9 (2.42%) Photoshop
4 4 (1.08%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.54%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 8 (2.15%) SAP Retail
2 5 (1.34%) SAP CRM
3 3 (0.81%) Temenos T24
3 3 (0.81%) Finacle
4 2 (0.54%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.54%) FileNet Content Manager
5 1 (0.27%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.27%) FLEXCUBE
5 1 (0.27%) SAP IS-U
5 1 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.27%) Misys Midas
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.27%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (5.11%) Internet
2 18 (4.84%) DNS
3 14 (3.76%) DHCP
4 5 (1.34%) TCP/IP
4 5 (1.34%) ATM
5 4 (1.08%) LDAP
5 4 (1.08%) iBeacon
6 1 (0.27%) Firewall
6 1 (0.27%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (11.83%) SQL Server
2 16 (4.30%) Oracle Database
3 15 (4.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (4.03%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (2.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (2.15%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (2.15%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (1.88%) Relational Database
7 6 (1.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (1.61%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (1.34%) DB2
8 5 (1.34%) RDBMS
8 5 (1.34%) Snowflake Schema
8 5 (1.34%) Star Schema
8 5 (1.34%) Oracle Database 10g
8 5 (1.34%) BusinessObjects
8 5 (1.34%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (1.34%) SQLite
9 4 (1.08%) SQLPlus
9 4 (1.08%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 15 (4.03%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (3.76%) Visual Studio
3 8 (2.15%) Dreamweaver
4 6 (1.61%) ReSharper
5 5 (1.34%) Git (software)
5 5 (1.34%) Xcode
6 4 (1.08%) SoapUI
7 3 (0.81%) NUnit
8 2 (0.54%) CruiseControl
8 2 (0.54%) Subversion
8 2 (0.54%) Maven
8 2 (0.54%) QuickTest Pro
8 2 (0.54%) Mercurial
8 2 (0.54%) Selenium
8 2 (0.54%) Firebug
8 2 (0.54%) Fiddler
8 2 (0.54%) Moq
9 1 (0.27%) Axure RP
9 1 (0.27%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.27%) Jasmine
General
1 251 (67.47%) Banking
2 185 (49.73%) Finance
3 128 (34.41%) Retail Banking
4 24 (6.45%) Investment Banking
5 22 (5.91%) Telecoms
6 15 (4.03%) Private Banking
7 11 (2.96%) Billing
8 6 (1.61%) Marketing
9 4 (1.08%) International Banking
9 4 (1.08%) Front Office
10 3 (0.81%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.54%) Publishing
11 2 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.54%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.27%) Back Office
12 1 (0.27%) Games
12 1 (0.27%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 81 (21.77%) Developer
2 80 (21.51%) Analyst
3 30 (8.06%) Architect
4 26 (6.99%) Systems Analyst
5 23 (6.18%) Business Analyst
6 15 (4.03%) Project Manager
6 15 (4.03%) Consultant
6 15 (4.03%) Senior Developer
7 13 (3.49%) Java Developer
8 12 (3.23%) Web Developer
9 11 (2.96%) Enterprise Architect
10 10 (2.69%) Technical Support
11 9 (2.42%) Senior Analyst
11 9 (2.42%) Technical Specialist
11 9 (2.42%) Senior Java Developer
11 9 (2.42%) Banking Business Analyst
12 8 (2.15%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
12 8 (2.15%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 8 (2.15%) Programmer
12 8 (2.15%) Development Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (7.80%) HTML
1 29 (7.80%) XML
2 28 (7.53%) CSS
3 27 (7.26%) Web Services
4 26 (6.99%) jQuery
5 24 (6.45%) .NET
6 21 (5.65%) HTML5
7 16 (4.30%) J2EE
7 16 (4.30%) JSON
8 15 (4.03%) REST
9 14 (3.76%) Ajax
10 12 (3.23%) SOAP
11 8 (2.15%) ASP.NET
12 7 (1.88%) Middleware
12 7 (1.88%) .NET Framework
13 6 (1.61%) WCF
13 6 (1.61%) ASP.NET MVC
14 5 (1.34%) AngularJS
14 5 (1.34%) Java EE
14 5 (1.34%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 47 (12.63%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (3.49%) Client/Server
2 13 (3.49%) Clustering
3 12 (3.23%) Computer Science
4 11 (2.96%) Mainframe
5 10 (2.69%) IBM Mainframe
5 10 (2.69%) User Experience
6 9 (2.42%) Online Banking
7 7 (1.88%) Management Information System
8 6 (1.61%) Mobile App
9 5 (1.34%) Mathematics
9 5 (1.34%) NHS
9 5 (1.34%) Chip Card
10 4 (1.08%) EPoS
10 4 (1.08%) GIS
10 4 (1.08%) Credit Risk
10 4 (1.08%) Data Integration
10 4 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.08%) SWIFT
10 4 (1.08%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 41 (11.02%) Windows
2 29 (7.80%) UNIX
3 25 (6.72%) Linux
4 17 (4.57%) Windows 7
5 15 (4.03%) Android
6 13 (3.49%) Windows XP
7 10 (2.69%) Apple iOS
8 8 (2.15%) AIX
9 4 (1.08%) Solaris
10 2 (0.54%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.27%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (0.27%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (14.78%) Stakeholder Management
2 53 (14.25%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (9.14%) Coaching
4 31 (8.33%) Mentoring
4 31 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 31 (8.33%) Project Management
5 30 (8.06%) Business Analysis
6 26 (6.99%) Service Delivery
7 22 (5.91%) CRM
7 22 (5.91%) Wealth Management
8 21 (5.65%) PRINCE
9 19 (5.11%) Investment Management
10 18 (4.84%) Data Modelling
10 18 (4.84%) Change Management
11 17 (4.57%) Workflow
11 17 (4.57%) Enterprise Architecture
11 17 (4.57%) Migration
12 15 (4.03%) Systems Analysis
12 15 (4.03%) ETL
12 15 (4.03%) OO
Programming Languages
1 68 (18.28%) SQL
2 42 (11.29%) Java
3 28 (7.53%) C#
4 22 (5.91%) JavaScript
5 20 (5.38%) PL/SQL
6 10 (2.69%) Python
6 10 (2.69%) Assembly Language
7 6 (1.61%) COBOL
7 6 (1.61%) VB.NET
8 5 (1.34%) JCL
8 5 (1.34%) Objective-C
8 5 (1.34%) C
8 5 (1.34%) REXX
8 5 (1.34%) VB
9 4 (1.08%) T-SQL
10 3 (0.81%) Shell Script
10 3 (0.81%) PHP
10 3 (0.81%) Delphi
11 2 (0.54%) C++
11 2 (0.54%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 38 (10.22%) Degree
2 9 (2.42%) CISSP
3 8 (2.15%) CISA
4 3 (0.81%) ISTQB
4 3 (0.81%) Security Cleared
4 3 (0.81%) ISEB
5 2 (0.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (0.54%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.27%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (0.27%) PMP
6 1 (0.27%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (10.22%) QA
2 7 (1.88%) SLA
3 4 (1.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.81%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.27%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.27%) FATCA
System Software
1 13 (3.49%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.08%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (1.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 4 (1.08%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (1.08%) Hyper-V
2 4 (1.08%) XenApp
2 4 (1.08%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (1.34%) Tivoli
1 5 (1.34%) CA Endevor
2 4 (1.08%) Data Guard
2 4 (1.08%) Ganglia
3 3 (0.81%) HP Operations Orchestration
3 3 (0.81%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.27%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 35 (9.41%) Oracle
2 31 (8.33%) SAP
3 15 (4.03%) Apple
4 13 (3.49%) IBM
5 11 (2.96%) Microsoft
6 8 (2.15%) Business Objects
7 4 (1.08%) HP
7 4 (1.08%) Citrix
7 4 (1.08%) Netezza
7 4 (1.08%) Cyber-Ark
8 3 (0.81%) Misys
8 3 (0.81%) Adobe
9 2 (0.54%) Cognizant
9 2 (0.54%) Telerik
9 2 (0.54%) Alterian
9 2 (0.54%) Google
9 2 (0.54%) Red Gate
9 2 (0.54%) Green Hat
9 2 (0.54%) Fujitsu
9 2 (0.54%) Typemock
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