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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank 46 43 65
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +22
Permanent jobs citing Retail 149 155 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 5.02% 4.99% 3.71%
As % of the General category 10.95% 10.35% 8.17%
Number of salaries quoted 97 62 73
Average salary £50,000 £47,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% +17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,400 £27,500 £25,100
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £74,250 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,750
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.26%
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
1361 1498 1517
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 45.84% 48.26% 45.35%
Number of salaries quoted 770 896 1002
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +8.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016. 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 +4 123 £50,000 - 29
Glasgow -21 26 £52,500 +35.48% 9
West Lothian +9 3 £62,500 -
Fife 0 1 - -
South Lanarkshire - 1 £34,000 - 1
Stirling - 1 - -
Retail
UK

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

1 254 (57.08%) Finance
2 252 (56.63%) Banking
3 112 (25.17%) Data Centre
4 93 (20.90%) Pharmaceutical
5 92 (20.67%) Line Management
6 91 (20.45%) Agile Software Development
7 89 (20.00%) Project Management
8 88 (19.78%) Retail Banking
9 71 (15.96%) Stakeholder Management
10 59 (13.26%) Java
11 55 (12.36%) Analytical Skills
12 49 (11.01%) QA
13 44 (9.89%) Oracle
14 43 (9.66%) SDLC
15 42 (9.44%) Matrix Management
16 39 (8.76%) Unix
17 38 (8.54%) SQL
17 38 (8.54%) Coaching
18 34 (7.64%) Change Management
19 33 (7.42%) Windows
20 31 (6.97%) ISEB
21 29 (6.52%) Mentoring
22 27 (6.07%) CISSP
22 27 (6.07%) Management Information System
23 23 (5.17%) ISTQB
24 22 (4.94%) Test Scripting
24 22 (4.94%) ITIL
24 22 (4.94%) Web Services
25 21 (4.72%) WebSphere Application Server
25 21 (4.72%) Migration

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 21 (4.72%) WebSphere
1 21 (4.72%) WebSphere Application Server
2 19 (4.27%) SAS
3 8 (1.80%) SharePoint
4 5 (1.12%) Oracle Workflow
5 4 (0.90%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
6 3 (0.67%) CMS
7 2 (0.45%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.22%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.22%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.22%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 5 (1.12%) Spreadsheet
2 3 (0.67%) MS Office
3 2 (0.45%) DOC1
3 2 (0.45%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.22%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (0.90%) PeopleSoft HCM
2 2 (0.45%) Magento
2 2 (0.45%) SAP CRM
2 2 (0.45%) SAP IS-U
3 1 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.22%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.22%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.90%) Taleo
2 1 (0.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.70%) Network Security
2 10 (2.25%) Firewall
3 8 (1.80%) Intrusion Detection
3 8 (1.80%) tcpdump
4 6 (1.35%) Intranet
5 4 (0.90%) Internet
5 4 (0.90%) WAN
6 3 (0.67%) LAN
6 3 (0.67%) MPLS
6 3 (0.67%) VoIP
7 2 (0.45%) ADSL
7 2 (0.45%) ATM
7 2 (0.45%) BGP
7 2 (0.45%) Ethernet
7 2 (0.45%) ICMP
7 2 (0.45%) OSPF
7 2 (0.45%) RIP
7 2 (0.45%) SAN
7 2 (0.45%) SNMP
7 2 (0.45%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (2.92%) Data Warehouse
1 13 (2.92%) DB2
2 9 (2.02%) SQL Server
3 8 (1.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (1.57%) Relational Database
5 5 (1.12%) Oracle Database
6 4 (0.90%) RDBMS
7 3 (0.67%) Base SAS
7 3 (0.67%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 3 (0.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 3 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.45%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.22%) DTS
9 1 (0.22%) OLAP
9 1 (0.22%) OLAP Cube
9 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 7
9 1 (0.22%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 12 (2.70%) Selenium
2 9 (2.02%) WebDriver
3 4 (0.90%) Toad
4 3 (0.67%) Axure RP
4 3 (0.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.45%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.45%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (0.45%) ProC
6 1 (0.22%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.22%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (0.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.22%) Xcode
General
1 254 (57.08%) Finance
2 252 (56.63%) Banking
3 93 (20.90%) Pharmaceutical
4 88 (19.78%) Retail Banking
5 15 (3.37%) Law
6 14 (3.15%) Corporate Banking
7 10 (2.25%) Legal
8 9 (2.02%) Marketing
9 8 (1.80%) Back Office
10 5 (1.12%) Front Office
10 5 (1.12%) Telecoms
11 4 (0.90%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.45%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.45%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.22%) General Ledger
13 1 (0.22%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 122 (27.42%) Analyst
2 86 (19.33%) Project Manager
3 30 (6.74%) Test Analyst
4 27 (6.07%) Architect
4 27 (6.07%) Business Analyst
5 24 (5.39%) Technical Specialist
6 23 (5.17%) IT Analyst
7 21 (4.72%) PMO Lead
8 19 (4.27%) Consultant
9 17 (3.82%) PMO Manager
9 17 (3.82%) Wintel Consultant
10 16 (3.60%) Developer
10 16 (3.60%) Tester
11 15 (3.37%) Senior Manager
12 14 (3.15%) Automation Analyst
12 14 (3.15%) Automation Test Analyst
12 14 (3.15%) Automation Tester
12 14 (3.15%) Service Analyst
12 14 (3.15%) Technical Leader
13 13 (2.92%) Lead Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (4.94%) Web Services
2 15 (3.37%) XML
3 14 (3.15%) Middleware
4 13 (2.92%) IBM Integration Bus
4 13 (2.92%) WebSphere MQ
5 12 (2.70%) .NET
5 12 (2.70%) HTML
6 7 (1.57%) .NET Framework
7 6 (1.35%) CSS
8 5 (1.12%) Entity Framework
8 5 (1.12%) HTML5
8 5 (1.12%) jQuery
8 5 (1.12%) OOXML
8 5 (1.12%) WPF
8 5 (1.12%) XBRL
9 4 (0.90%) Ajax
9 4 (0.90%) J2EE
10 3 (0.67%) Apache Flex
10 3 (0.67%) JSON
11 2 (0.45%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 112 (25.17%) Data Centre
2 55 (12.36%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (6.07%) Management Information System
4 19 (4.27%) Mobile App
5 17 (3.82%) SWIFT
6 13 (2.92%) Credit Risk
7 8 (1.80%) Security Operations Centre
7 8 (1.80%) User Experience
8 7 (1.57%) Online Banking
9 6 (1.35%) Cyberthreat
10 4 (0.90%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 4 (0.90%) Photography
10 4 (0.90%) Taxonomies
11 3 (0.67%) iPhone
11 3 (0.67%) Visualisation
12 2 (0.45%) Data Extraction
12 2 (0.45%) Data Integration
12 2 (0.45%) Life Science
12 2 (0.45%) PKI
12 2 (0.45%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 39 (8.76%) Unix
2 33 (7.42%) Windows
3 19 (4.27%) Apple iOS
3 19 (4.27%) Windows Server
4 17 (3.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (1.80%) Windows 2000
5 8 (1.80%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (1.12%) Android
6 5 (1.12%) Linux
7 3 (0.67%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (20.67%) Line Management
2 91 (20.45%) Agile Software Development
3 89 (20.00%) Project Management
4 71 (15.96%) Stakeholder Management
5 43 (9.66%) SDLC
6 42 (9.44%) Matrix Management
7 38 (8.54%) Coaching
8 34 (7.64%) Change Management
9 29 (6.52%) Mentoring
10 22 (4.94%) ITIL
10 22 (4.94%) Test Scripting
11 21 (4.72%) Migration
11 21 (4.72%) Software Testing
12 19 (4.27%) Defect Management
13 18 (4.04%) Functional Testing
14 17 (3.82%) Analytics
14 17 (3.82%) Capacity Planning
14 17 (3.82%) Information Security
14 17 (3.82%) Waterfall
15 16 (3.60%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 59 (13.26%) Java
2 38 (8.54%) SQL
3 18 (4.04%) C#
4 15 (3.37%) Shell Script
5 8 (1.80%) JavaScript
6 6 (1.35%) C++
7 4 (0.90%) PL/SQL
7 4 (0.90%) VB
8 2 (0.45%) T-SQL
8 2 (0.45%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.22%) C
9 1 (0.22%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.22%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.22%) VBA
9 1 (0.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 31 (6.97%) ISEB
2 27 (6.07%) CISSP
3 23 (5.17%) ISTQB
4 20 (4.49%) Degree
5 18 (4.04%) CISA
6 16 (3.60%) ITIL Certification
7 13 (2.92%) CISM
8 9 (2.02%) MCITP
8 9 (2.02%) MCSE
8 9 (2.02%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (1.80%) CEH
9 8 (1.80%) GCIA
9 8 (1.80%) GIAC
9 8 (1.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 4 (0.90%) CCSA
10 4 (0.90%) CCSE
11 3 (0.67%) CCNA
11 3 (0.67%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (0.67%) CISMP
12 2 (0.45%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (11.01%) QA
2 7 (1.57%) SLA
3 6 (1.35%) Data Quality
4 5 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.67%) FATCA
5 3 (0.67%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.45%) COREP
6 2 (0.45%) FINREP
6 2 (0.45%) ISO27002
6 2 (0.45%) SEPA
7 1 (0.22%) COBIT
System Software
1 11 (2.47%) Active Directory
2 9 (2.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.45%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.22%) Snort
Systems Management
1 3 (0.67%) QRadar
2 2 (0.45%) Data Guard
2 2 (0.45%) FortiGate
2 2 (0.45%) TeamSite
2 2 (0.45%) WhatsUp Gold
2 2 (0.45%) WMI
3 1 (0.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 44 (9.89%) Oracle
2 19 (4.27%) IBM
3 15 (3.37%) Fundtech
4 13 (2.92%) Cisco
4 13 (2.92%) Microsoft
5 10 (2.25%) Citrix
5 10 (2.25%) Pega
5 10 (2.25%) VMware
6 7 (1.57%) SAP
6 7 (1.57%) Siebel
7 5 (1.12%) Apple
8 4 (0.90%) CheckPoint
8 4 (0.90%) PeopleSoft
9 3 (0.67%) Splunk
10 2 (0.45%) Cognizant
10 2 (0.45%) Hyperion
10 2 (0.45%) Informatica
10 2 (0.45%) Progress
10 2 (0.45%) Proofpoint
10 2 (0.45%) Symantec
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Salary: £30k - 60k per year
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £70,000 - £95,000 with an impressive benefits package
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Salary: £3000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + benefits
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Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
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Glasgow
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £90,000 + excellent package
Posted: 6 days ago
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Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £38800 - £45359 per week
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Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £56000.00 - £71000.00 per annum
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Edinburgh
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Edinburgh
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 8 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Glasgow
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £15000.00 - £18000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Edinburgh
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Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
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Edinburgh
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
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Glasgow
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Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
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Edinburgh
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Edinburgh
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