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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 39 50 70
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +20
Permanent jobs citing Retail 187 132 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 5.17% 4.30% 3.35%
As % of the General category 11.16% 9.68% 8.07%
Number of salaries quoted 104 80 68
Average salary £45,000 £45,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.09% -20.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £55,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
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
1675 1363 1338
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 46.30% 44.40% 41.46%
Number of salaries quoted 997 846 877
Average salary £42,500 £46,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.60% +8.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,650 £30,450 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £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 22 September 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 22 September 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 -8 101 £48,000 +4.34% 31
Glasgow +20 65 £37,500 -14.28% 9
Aberdeen +21 10 - -
Stirling - 4 £45,000 -
Fife +3 1 - -
West Lothian - 1 £45,000 - 1
Retail
UK

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 191 (53.95%) Banking
2 179 (50.56%) Finance
3 124 (35.03%) Retail Banking
4 70 (19.77%) Analytical Skills
5 60 (16.95%) SQL
6 49 (13.84%) Agile Software Development
7 47 (13.28%) Stakeholder Management
7 47 (13.28%) QA
8 42 (11.86%) Business Analysis
9 41 (11.58%) SAP
10 40 (11.30%) CRM
11 37 (10.45%) Oracle
12 34 (9.60%) SQL Server
12 34 (9.60%) MS Project
13 33 (9.32%) UNIX
13 33 (9.32%) PRINCE
14 32 (9.04%) HTML
14 32 (9.04%) Java
14 32 (9.04%) Linux
15 31 (8.76%) SAS
15 31 (8.76%) Billing
15 31 (8.76%) Coaching
16 30 (8.47%) Mentoring
16 30 (8.47%) Degree
16 30 (8.47%) CSS
17 29 (8.19%) jQuery
18 28 (7.91%) SAP Retail
18 28 (7.91%) Change Management
19 26 (7.34%) JavaScript
20 25 (7.06%) Web Services

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 31 (8.76%) SAS
2 20 (5.65%) WebSphere
3 15 (4.24%) MQSeries
4 13 (3.67%) WebSphere Application Server
5 12 (3.39%) CICS
6 7 (1.98%) WebLogic
6 7 (1.98%) FileNet
7 5 (1.41%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (0.56%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.28%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.28%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.28%) Lync
9 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.28%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.28%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.28%) Mule
9 1 (0.28%) Umbraco
Applications
1 34 (9.60%) MS Project
2 22 (6.21%) MS Excel
3 20 (5.65%) MS Office
4 11 (3.11%) Photoshop
5 6 (1.69%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (1.13%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.56%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.56%) InDesign
7 2 (0.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 28 (7.91%) SAP Retail
2 10 (2.82%) Temenos T24
3 8 (2.26%) FLEXCUBE
4 4 (1.13%) SAP IS-U
5 3 (0.85%) SAP CRM
5 3 (0.85%) Finacle
6 2 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.56%) FileNet Content Manager
6 2 (0.56%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.28%) Oracle Payroll
7 1 (0.28%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.28%) Oracle iProcurement
7 1 (0.28%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.28%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (0.28%) Oracle Cash Management
7 1 (0.28%) Oracle Assets
7 1 (0.28%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 1 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.28%) Misys Midas
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.26%) DNS
1 8 (2.26%) Internet
2 4 (1.13%) ATM
2 4 (1.13%) LDAP
2 4 (1.13%) TCP/IP
2 4 (1.13%) DHCP
3 2 (0.56%) HTTP
4 1 (0.28%) SAN
4 1 (0.28%) VoIP
4 1 (0.28%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.28%) iBeacon
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (9.60%) SQL Server
2 16 (4.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (4.24%) Oracle Database
4 12 (3.39%) DB2
5 10 (2.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (2.82%) Relational Database
6 7 (1.98%) Oracle Reports
6 7 (1.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (1.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (1.41%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (1.41%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (1.13%) RDBMS
9 4 (1.13%) SQLPlus
10 2 (0.56%) Big Data
11 1 (0.28%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (0.28%) Snowflake Schema
11 1 (0.28%) Star Schema
11 1 (0.28%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 21 (5.93%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (3.11%) Visual Studio
3 8 (2.26%) Dreamweaver
4 6 (1.69%) Git (software)
4 6 (1.69%) Oracle Forms
5 5 (1.41%) ProC
5 5 (1.41%) Toad
5 5 (1.41%) SoapUI
5 5 (1.41%) Oracle APEX
5 5 (1.41%) ReSharper
6 4 (1.13%) Selenium
6 4 (1.13%) Xcode
6 4 (1.13%) QuickTest Pro
7 3 (0.85%) Subversion
8 2 (0.56%) Firebug
8 2 (0.56%) Fiddler
8 2 (0.56%) Moq
8 2 (0.56%) CruiseControl
8 2 (0.56%) NUnit
9 1 (0.28%) Axure RP
General
1 191 (53.95%) Banking
2 179 (50.56%) Finance
3 124 (35.03%) Retail Banking
4 31 (8.76%) Billing
5 20 (5.65%) Investment Banking
6 15 (4.24%) Private Banking
7 13 (3.67%) Telecoms
8 7 (1.98%) Manufacturing
9 6 (1.69%) Marketing
10 5 (1.41%) Front Office
11 4 (1.13%) International Banking
12 2 (0.56%) Advertising
12 2 (0.56%) Publishing
12 2 (0.56%) Multimedia
12 2 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.28%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.28%) Back Office
13 1 (0.28%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 93 (26.27%) Analyst
2 67 (18.93%) Developer
3 26 (7.34%) Consultant
3 26 (7.34%) Systems Analyst
3 26 (7.34%) Business Analyst
4 18 (5.08%) Technical Specialist
5 11 (3.11%) Web Developer
5 11 (3.11%) Senior Analyst
5 11 (3.11%) C# Developer
6 10 (2.82%) Banking Business Analyst
6 10 (2.82%) Technical Support
6 10 (2.82%) Test Analyst
7 8 (2.26%) Java Developer
7 8 (2.26%) SAP Consultant
7 8 (2.26%) Architect
8 7 (1.98%) Infrastructure Manager
8 7 (1.98%) Senior Java Developer
8 7 (1.98%) Senior Developer
8 7 (1.98%) Product Owner
8 7 (1.98%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (9.04%) HTML
2 30 (8.47%) CSS
3 29 (8.19%) jQuery
4 25 (7.06%) Web Services
5 24 (6.78%) XML
5 24 (6.78%) .NET
5 24 (6.78%) HTML5
6 21 (5.93%) Ajax
7 16 (4.52%) JSON
8 14 (3.95%) SOAP
9 11 (3.11%) REST
10 10 (2.82%) ASP.NET
11 8 (2.26%) .NET Framework
11 8 (2.26%) CSS3
12 7 (1.98%) WebSphere MQ
12 7 (1.98%) J2EE
12 7 (1.98%) WCF
13 6 (1.69%) Java EE
13 6 (1.69%) RESTful
13 6 (1.69%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 70 (19.77%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (3.95%) Management Information System
3 12 (3.39%) IBM Mainframe
3 12 (3.39%) Mainframe
4 11 (3.11%) User Experience
5 10 (2.82%) Mobile App
6 9 (2.54%) Credit Risk
7 4 (1.13%) VSAM
7 4 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.13%) Clustering
7 4 (1.13%) GIS
7 4 (1.13%) Client/Server
7 4 (1.13%) Chip Card
7 4 (1.13%) NHS
8 3 (0.85%) EPoS
8 3 (0.85%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.56%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.56%) Photography
9 2 (0.56%) Statistics
9 2 (0.56%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 33 (9.32%) UNIX
2 32 (9.04%) Linux
3 23 (6.50%) Windows
4 12 (3.39%) Android
5 8 (2.26%) Apple iOS
5 8 (2.26%) Windows 7
6 7 (1.98%) AIX
7 5 (1.41%) zOS
7 5 (1.41%) OpenVMS
8 4 (1.13%) Solaris
8 4 (1.13%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.28%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (13.84%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (13.28%) Stakeholder Management
3 42 (11.86%) Business Analysis
4 40 (11.30%) CRM
5 33 (9.32%) PRINCE
6 31 (8.76%) Coaching
7 30 (8.47%) Mentoring
8 28 (7.91%) Change Management
9 24 (6.78%) Continuous Improvement
10 17 (4.80%) Workflow
10 17 (4.80%) Project Management
11 16 (4.52%) Wealth Management
12 15 (4.24%) Investment Management
13 14 (3.95%) Business Intelligence
14 13 (3.67%) Migration
14 13 (3.67%) Business Development
14 13 (3.67%) User Acceptance Testing
15 12 (3.39%) Waterfall
15 12 (3.39%) E-Commerce
16 11 (3.11%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 60 (16.95%) SQL
2 32 (9.04%) Java
3 26 (7.34%) JavaScript
4 22 (6.21%) C#
5 18 (5.08%) PL/SQL
6 13 (3.67%) COBOL
7 9 (2.54%) Shell Script
8 8 (2.26%) VB.NET
8 8 (2.26%) REXX
8 8 (2.26%) Assembly Language
8 8 (2.26%) JCL
9 6 (1.69%) T-SQL
10 5 (1.41%) C
11 2 (0.56%) Python
11 2 (0.56%) VB
12 1 (0.28%) VBA
12 1 (0.28%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.28%) R
12 1 (0.28%) Scala
12 1 (0.28%) Korn
Qualifications
1 30 (8.47%) Degree
2 9 (2.54%) ISEB
3 5 (1.41%) CISSP
3 5 (1.41%) ISTQB
4 4 (1.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (0.56%) CEH
6 1 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.28%) PMP
6 1 (0.28%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.28%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (0.28%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (13.28%) QA
2 16 (4.52%) ISO 9001
3 11 (3.11%) SLA
4 4 (1.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.56%) CRD IV
6 1 (0.28%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.28%) FATCA
System Software
1 4 (1.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 4 (1.13%) Oracle RAC
1 4 (1.13%) Oracle RMAN
1 4 (1.13%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.85%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.56%) XenApp
3 2 (0.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (2.26%) CA Endevor
2 5 (1.41%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (1.13%) Ganglia
3 4 (1.13%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.28%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (0.28%) SCCM
Vendors
1 41 (11.58%) SAP
2 37 (10.45%) Oracle
3 18 (5.08%) Microsoft
4 15 (4.24%) IBM
5 11 (3.11%) Apple
6 5 (1.41%) Telerik
7 4 (1.13%) Cyber-Ark
8 3 (0.85%) Adobe
8 3 (0.85%) Green Hat
9 2 (0.56%) TSYS
9 2 (0.56%) Alterian
9 2 (0.56%) Citrix
10 1 (0.28%) Compuware
10 1 (0.28%) MicroStrategy
10 1 (0.28%) Cognizant
10 1 (0.28%) CA
10 1 (0.28%) Business Objects
10 1 (0.28%) Cognos
10 1 (0.28%) Mitel
10 1 (0.28%) Saba
Edinburgh, Midlothian
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £33,000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Accenture
Salary: From £37,250 to £49,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + pension, bonus, flexible benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
EMIS
Salary: £45,000 per annum depending on level of experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
IT People First
Salary: From £30,000 to £32,000 per annum Neg + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £33,000 to £40,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £36,125 - £44,625 per annum + car,benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Wescot Credit Services Limited
Posted: 9 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Wescot Credit Services Limited
Posted: 9 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Amsys
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Amsys
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Edinburgh
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 12 days ago
Edinburgh
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 18 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £38000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago