The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 54 22 43
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +21
Permanent jobs citing Retail 18 35 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.44% 6.23% 3.63%
As % of the General category 11.25% 16.83% 11.80%
Number of salaries quoted 18 13 11
Average salary £38,750 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.23% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £42,500 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
Retail
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Sheffield region.

General Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
160 208 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 21.68% 37.01% 30.74%
Number of salaries quoted 146 164 135
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,857 £25,700 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £67,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Retail across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Retail
Salary Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Retail across the Sheffield region.

Retail Salary Trend in Sheffield

Retail
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Retail across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Retail Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 24 (75.00%) Banking
1 24 (75.00%) Retail Banking
2 21 (65.63%) Finance
3 14 (43.75%) SQL
4 12 (37.50%) Software Testing
5 10 (31.25%) Degree
6 8 (25.00%) HP
6 8 (25.00%) ISEB
6 8 (25.00%) Telecoms
6 8 (25.00%) LoadRunner
6 8 (25.00%) Test Scripting
6 8 (25.00%) Project Planning
6 8 (25.00%) Investment Banking
7 7 (21.88%) Web Services
8 5 (15.63%) XML
8 5 (15.63%) RESTful
9 4 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
9 4 (12.50%) Manual Testing
9 4 (12.50%) Java EE
9 4 (12.50%) FitNesse
9 4 (12.50%) JIRA
9 4 (12.50%) QA
9 4 (12.50%) Software Engineering
9 4 (12.50%) Hibernate
9 4 (12.50%) WebSphere
9 4 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
9 4 (12.50%) Ant
9 4 (12.50%) WebLogic
9 4 (12.50%) Java
9 4 (12.50%) SOA

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 4 (12.50%) WebSphere
1 4 (12.50%) WebLogic
2 3 (9.38%) SAS
3 1 (3.13%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) Base SAS
1 2 (6.25%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.13%) MySQL
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (25.00%) LoadRunner
2 4 (12.50%) FitNesse
2 4 (12.50%) JIRA
2 4 (12.50%) Ant
2 4 (12.50%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.13%) Subversion
3 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 24 (75.00%) Banking
1 24 (75.00%) Retail Banking
2 21 (65.63%) Finance
3 8 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 8 (25.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.13%) Advertising
4 1 (3.13%) Games
4 1 (3.13%) Back Office
4 1 (3.13%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (37.50%) Analyst
2 9 (28.13%) Consultant
3 8 (25.00%) Developer
3 8 (25.00%) Performance Test Consultant
3 8 (25.00%) Test Consultant
3 8 (25.00%) Performance Consultant
4 5 (15.63%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (12.50%) Team Leader
5 4 (12.50%) Senior Test Analyst
5 4 (12.50%) Test Team Leader
5 4 (12.50%) Java Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Test Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) PMO Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Software Team Leader
7 2 (6.25%) Credit Risk Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Risk Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Credit Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) SAS Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) .NET Developer
7 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.88%) Web Services
2 5 (15.63%) XML
2 5 (15.63%) RESTful
3 4 (12.50%) Java EE
3 4 (12.50%) Hibernate
3 4 (12.50%) SOAP
3 4 (12.50%) Swing
4 3 (9.38%) HTML
5 2 (6.25%) jQuery
5 2 (6.25%) .NET
5 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET
5 2 (6.25%) CSS
6 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (3.13%) HTML5
6 1 (3.13%) Yii
6 1 (3.13%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (3.13%) CSS3
6 1 (3.13%) Laravel
6 1 (3.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (3.13%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Credit Risk
2 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.13%) NHS
2 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (37.50%) Software Testing
2 8 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 8 (25.00%) Project Planning
3 4 (12.50%) Manual Testing
3 4 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 4 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
3 4 (12.50%) SOA
3 4 (12.50%) Analytics
4 3 (9.38%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (9.38%) Project Management
4 3 (9.38%) MVC
4 3 (9.38%) Statistical Analysis
5 2 (6.25%) Risk Analysis
5 2 (6.25%) Information Management
5 2 (6.25%) Risk Management
5 2 (6.25%) Change Management
5 2 (6.25%) Statistical Modelling
6 1 (3.13%) Web Application Development
6 1 (3.13%) Risk Analytics
6 1 (3.13%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 14 (43.75%) SQL
2 4 (12.50%) Java
2 4 (12.50%) PL/SQL
3 3 (9.38%) JavaScript
3 3 (9.38%) C#
4 2 (6.25%) SAS Macro
5 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (31.25%) Degree
2 8 (25.00%) ISEB
3 1 (3.13%) CISA
3 1 (3.13%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) QA
2 1 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 4 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (25.00%) HP
2 4 (12.50%) JBoss
3 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.13%) Zend
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