The first 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 68 88 49
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -39
Permanent jobs citing Retail 123 78 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 3.04% 2.50% 3.89%
As % of the General category 7.46% 5.66% 10.49%
Number of salaries quoted 85 41 109
Average salary £45,500 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.08% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,700 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -5.55%
General Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1648 1377 1306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 40.69% 44.19% 37.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1015 741 896
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Retail
UK

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +7 95 £48,000 +1.05% 22
West Lothian - 11 £37,500 - 2
Glasgow -16 9 £38,750 +12.31% 3
Renfrewshire - 4 £22,500 - 1
Stirling -7 2 - -
Retail
UK

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 145 (56.20%) Finance
2 108 (41.86%) Banking
3 81 (31.40%) Retail Banking
4 53 (20.54%) Stakeholder Management
5 45 (17.44%) Project Management
6 40 (15.50%) SQL
7 39 (15.12%) SQL Server
8 38 (14.73%) Windows
9 35 (13.57%) SAP
9 35 (13.57%) Business Intelligence
10 34 (13.18%) Analytics
11 32 (12.40%) Degree
11 32 (12.40%) Telecoms
12 31 (12.02%) Oracle
13 30 (11.63%) Fujitsu
14 29 (11.24%) JavaScript
14 29 (11.24%) E-Commerce
15 28 (10.85%) ITIL
16 27 (10.47%) jQuery
17 26 (10.08%) Mobile App
18 25 (9.69%) Security Cleared
19 22 (8.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 22 (8.53%) MS Excel
19 22 (8.53%) XML
19 22 (8.53%) Manufacturing
20 21 (8.14%) Linux
20 21 (8.14%) SLA
21 20 (7.75%) HTML
21 20 (7.75%) Microsoft
21 20 (7.75%) Business Development

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 11 (4.26%) WebSphere
1 11 (4.26%) SAS
2 10 (3.88%) WebLogic
3 7 (2.71%) Apache
3 7 (2.71%) SharePoint
3 7 (2.71%) Oracle Workflow
4 6 (2.33%) CMS
5 5 (1.94%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (1.16%) TeamSite
6 3 (1.16%) WebSphere Process Server
7 2 (0.78%) CICS
7 2 (0.78%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.78%) Exchange Server 5.5
7 2 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (0.78%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.39%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.39%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 22 (8.53%) MS Excel
2 12 (4.65%) MS Project
3 10 (3.88%) MS Office
4 2 (0.78%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 15 (5.81%) SAP CRM
2 4 (1.55%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.78%) Oracle Payroll
3 2 (0.78%) FLEXCUBE
3 2 (0.78%) Temenos T24
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle E-Business Tax
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (0.39%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.39%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.10%) Internet
2 5 (1.94%) Broadband
2 5 (1.94%) Wi-Fi
2 5 (1.94%) Wireless
3 3 (1.16%) HTTP
4 2 (0.78%) LAN
4 2 (0.78%) WAN
4 2 (0.78%) Wireshark
4 2 (0.78%) NetScaler
5 1 (0.39%) FTP
5 1 (0.39%) LDAP
5 1 (0.39%) SAN
5 1 (0.39%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (15.12%) SQL Server
2 22 (8.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 20 (7.75%) SQL Server 2008
4 15 (5.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 15 (5.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (4.65%) Oracle Database
6 10 (3.88%) BusinessObjects
7 7 (2.71%) Oracle Database 11g
7 7 (2.71%) Oracle Reports
7 7 (2.71%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (1.94%) MongoDB
8 5 (1.94%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.78%) MS Access
9 2 (0.78%) DB2
10 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.39%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.39%) QlikView
10 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.39%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.39%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 16 (6.20%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (3.10%) QuickTest Pro
2 8 (3.10%) LoadRunner
3 7 (2.71%) Oracle APEX
3 7 (2.71%) Toad
3 7 (2.71%) Oracle Forms
3 7 (2.71%) ProC
4 3 (1.16%) Git (software)
4 3 (1.16%) Fiddler
4 3 (1.16%) Visual Studio
4 3 (1.16%) ClearCase
4 3 (1.16%) ClearQuest
5 2 (0.78%) ReSharper
5 2 (0.78%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.39%) Firebug
6 1 (0.39%) NUnit
6 1 (0.39%) CruiseControl
General
1 145 (56.20%) Finance
2 108 (41.86%) Banking
3 81 (31.40%) Retail Banking
4 32 (12.40%) Telecoms
5 22 (8.53%) Manufacturing
6 19 (7.36%) Publishing
7 4 (1.55%) Marketing
8 3 (1.16%) Local Government
8 3 (1.16%) Advertising
8 3 (1.16%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.39%) Front Office
9 1 (0.39%) Back Office
9 1 (0.39%) Legal
9 1 (0.39%) Billing
Job Titles
1 45 (17.44%) Consultant
2 43 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 40 (15.50%) Analyst
4 37 (14.34%) Developer
5 17 (6.59%) Junior Consultant
5 17 (6.59%) Junior
6 13 (5.04%) Senior Manager
6 13 (5.04%) Senior Project Manager
7 12 (4.65%) Change Manager
7 12 (4.65%) Business Analyst
8 11 (4.26%) Applications Specialist
9 10 (3.88%) Support Consultant
9 10 (3.88%) Applications Support
9 10 (3.88%) SAP Consultant
9 10 (3.88%) Business Objects Consultant
9 10 (3.88%) Architect
9 10 (3.88%) SAP Support Consultant
9 10 (3.88%) SAP Support
10 9 (3.49%) Senior Developer
10 9 (3.49%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (10.47%) jQuery
2 22 (8.53%) XML
3 20 (7.75%) HTML
4 19 (7.36%) .NET
5 14 (5.43%) Ajax
6 12 (4.65%) CSS
7 9 (3.49%) .NET Framework
8 8 (3.10%) RESTful
8 8 (3.10%) HTML5
9 7 (2.71%) KnockoutJS
9 7 (2.71%) CSS3
9 7 (2.71%) JSON
10 5 (1.94%) Ruby on Rails
10 5 (1.94%) ASP.NET
10 5 (1.94%) Middleware
11 4 (1.55%) ASP.NET MVC
12 3 (1.16%) WCF
12 3 (1.16%) J2EE
12 3 (1.16%) Web Services
13 2 (0.78%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (10.08%) Mobile App
2 18 (6.98%) Social Media
3 17 (6.59%) Management Information System
4 8 (3.10%) CLARiiON
5 5 (1.94%) Video on Demand
5 5 (1.94%) Smartphone
5 5 (1.94%) IPTV
5 5 (1.94%) Interactive TV
6 4 (1.55%) Mainframe
6 4 (1.55%) Thin Client
6 4 (1.55%) Online Banking
6 4 (1.55%) Fat Client
6 4 (1.55%) iSeries
7 2 (0.78%) CESG
7 2 (0.78%) Clustering
7 2 (0.78%) PKI
7 2 (0.78%) CMDB
7 2 (0.78%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.39%) iPad
8 1 (0.39%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 38 (14.73%) Windows
2 21 (8.14%) Linux
3 16 (6.20%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (5.81%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (4.26%) UNIX
6 9 (3.49%) Windows 7
7 7 (2.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (2.71%) OpenVMS
8 4 (1.55%) AIX
8 4 (1.55%) Android
8 4 (1.55%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.78%) zOS
10 1 (0.39%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.39%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (20.54%) Stakeholder Management
2 45 (17.44%) Project Management
3 35 (13.57%) Business Intelligence
4 34 (13.18%) Analytics
5 29 (11.24%) E-Commerce
6 28 (10.85%) ITIL
7 20 (7.75%) Business Development
8 19 (7.36%) Data Management
9 17 (6.59%) PRINCE2
9 17 (6.59%) CRM
10 16 (6.20%) Continuous Improvement
10 16 (6.20%) Business Analysis
11 14 (5.43%) Service Management
12 13 (5.04%) ETL
12 13 (5.04%) PRINCE
12 13 (5.04%) Migration
13 12 (4.65%) Agile Software Development
13 12 (4.65%) Change Management
14 11 (4.26%) Project Planning
14 11 (4.26%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (15.50%) SQL
2 29 (11.24%) JavaScript
3 16 (6.20%) Perl
4 15 (5.81%) Java
5 14 (5.43%) PowerShell
6 13 (5.04%) C#
7 9 (3.49%) COBOL
8 8 (3.10%) PL/SQL
9 7 (2.71%) VB.NET
10 6 (2.33%) VBScript
11 5 (1.94%) Ruby
12 4 (1.55%) Shell Script
12 4 (1.55%) VB
13 2 (0.78%) Assembly Language
13 2 (0.78%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.39%) VBA
Qualifications
1 32 (12.40%) Degree
2 25 (9.69%) Security Cleared
3 8 (3.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 6 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (1.94%) SC Cleared
5 5 (1.94%) CISA
6 4 (1.55%) QiCA
7 3 (1.16%) CISSP
8 2 (0.78%) CISM
9 1 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.39%) PMP
9 1 (0.39%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (8.14%) SLA
2 14 (5.43%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.16%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.78%) QA
System Software
1 13 (5.04%) XenApp
1 13 (5.04%) XenDesktop
2 11 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (3.10%) Microsoft App-V
3 8 (3.10%) vSphere
4 7 (2.71%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.78%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.78%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.39%) NFS
6 1 (0.39%) Samba
Systems Management
1 12 (4.65%) SCOM
2 8 (3.10%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (1.55%) Tivoli
4 2 (0.78%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (0.78%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (0.78%) WSUS
4 2 (0.78%) CA Endevor
4 2 (0.78%) SCCM
4 2 (0.78%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 35 (13.57%) SAP
2 31 (12.02%) Oracle
3 30 (11.63%) Fujitsu
4 20 (7.75%) Microsoft
5 17 (6.59%) Citrix
6 14 (5.43%) JBoss
7 13 (5.04%) VMware
8 11 (4.26%) Business Objects
9 10 (3.88%) Symantec
10 8 (3.10%) EMC
10 8 (3.10%) NetApp
11 7 (2.71%) CA
12 5 (1.94%) AppSense
13 4 (1.55%) HP
13 4 (1.55%) IBM
13 4 (1.55%) Red Hat
13 4 (1.55%) Sybase
14 2 (0.78%) Telerik
14 2 (0.78%) Compuware
14 2 (0.78%) TIBCO
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £36125 - £50505 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Livingston, West Lothian
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + pension, bonus, flexible benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Certes Computing Ltd (Birmingham)
Salary: benefits and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Renfrew
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £28k - 32k per year + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh
Real Staffing
Salary: £55 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Head Resourcing
Salary: £28000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
West Lothian
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 10 days ago
Lanarkshire, Glasgow
Barclays Corporate
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 15 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 15 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 15 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Peter Vardy
Salary: £100k plus substantial bonus
Posted: 17 days ago