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

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 44 40 62
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +22
Permanent jobs citing Retail 25 37 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 4.19% 5.39% 1.29%
As % of the General category 12.14% 15.04% 3.59%
Number of salaries quoted 23 34 7
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Retail
South West

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

General Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
206 246 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 34.56% 35.86% 35.91%
Number of salaries quoted 179 201 212
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% -9.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,600 £20,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Retail
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Retail Salary Trend in Somerset

Retail
Salary Histogram in Somerset

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

Retail Salary Histogram in Somerset

Retail
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 22 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
Bath +12 12 £37,500 +74.41% 1
Taunton +3 1 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Retail
South West

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 21 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 20 (28.57%) Java
3 19 (27.14%) E-Commerce
3 19 (27.14%) Microsoft
3 19 (27.14%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (24.29%) Project Management
5 16 (22.86%) hybris
6 15 (21.43%) .NET
7 12 (17.14%) C#
7 12 (17.14%) Internet
7 12 (17.14%) Ruby
8 11 (15.71%) ASP.NET MVC
8 11 (15.71%) Business Transformation
8 11 (15.71%) PRINCE
8 11 (15.71%) MVC
8 11 (15.71%) ASP.NET
9 10 (14.29%) Windows
9 10 (14.29%) MS Excel
9 10 (14.29%) Change Management
9 10 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
9 10 (14.29%) TDD
10 9 (12.86%) Business Analysis
10 9 (12.86%) WCF
10 9 (12.86%) EPiServer
10 9 (12.86%) Web Application Development
10 9 (12.86%) ASP.NET Web API
10 9 (12.86%) Git (software)
10 9 (12.86%) RESTful
10 9 (12.86%) Fredhopper
10 9 (12.86%) BDD

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 10 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
2 9 (12.86%) Commerce Server
2 9 (12.86%) Node.js
2 9 (12.86%) IIS
3 3 (4.29%) Apache
3 3 (4.29%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.43%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (12.86%) Fredhopper
2 3 (4.29%) SAP CRM
2 3 (4.29%) Google Analytics
2 3 (4.29%) SiteCatalyst
Communications & Networking
1 12 (17.14%) Internet
2 1 (1.43%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (12.86%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (12.86%) Git (software)
2 7 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 4 (5.71%) Advertising
1 4 (5.71%) Marketing
2 3 (4.29%) Finance
3 1 (1.43%) Online Betting
3 1 (1.43%) Banking
3 1 (1.43%) Back Office
3 1 (1.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (27.14%) Developer
1 19 (27.14%) Analyst
2 10 (14.29%) Business Analyst
2 10 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 9 (12.86%) Technical Analyst
3 9 (12.86%) Programme Manager
4 8 (11.43%) Project Manager
4 8 (11.43%) Java Developer
5 7 (10.00%) Programmer
5 7 (10.00%) Java Programmer
6 6 (8.57%) Senior Business Analyst
6 6 (8.57%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (7.14%) Hybris Developer
8 4 (5.71%) Junior
9 3 (4.29%) Linux Engineer
9 3 (4.29%) Agile Business Analyst
9 3 (4.29%) Junior Project Manager
10 2 (2.86%) Java Software Engineer
10 2 (2.86%) Delivery Manager
10 2 (2.86%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (21.43%) .NET
2 11 (15.71%) ASP.NET
2 11 (15.71%) ASP.NET MVC
3 9 (12.86%) WCF
3 9 (12.86%) RESTful
3 9 (12.86%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (1.43%) HTML
4 1 (1.43%) LINQ
4 1 (1.43%) CSS
4 1 (1.43%) HTML5
4 1 (1.43%) CSS3
4 1 (1.43%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (1.43%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.29%) PMI
1 3 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.86%) FMCG
2 2 (2.86%) EPoS
3 1 (1.43%) NHS
3 1 (1.43%) AS400
3 1 (1.43%) IPTV
3 1 (1.43%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.29%) Windows
2 3 (4.29%) Linux
2 3 (4.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.43%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (27.14%) E-Commerce
1 19 (27.14%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (24.29%) Project Management
3 11 (15.71%) PRINCE
3 11 (15.71%) MVC
3 11 (15.71%) Business Transformation
4 10 (14.29%) Change Management
4 10 (14.29%) TDD
5 9 (12.86%) OO
5 9 (12.86%) Programme Management
5 9 (12.86%) BDD
5 9 (12.86%) Business Analysis
5 9 (12.86%) Web Application Development
6 8 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (10.00%) Scrum
8 4 (5.71%) ERP
9 3 (4.29%) CRM
9 3 (4.29%) PRINCE2
9 3 (4.29%) Statistical Analysis
9 3 (4.29%) Business Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 20 (28.57%) Java
2 12 (17.14%) C#
2 12 (17.14%) Ruby
3 3 (4.29%) Python
3 3 (4.29%) Perl
3 3 (4.29%) PHP
4 2 (2.86%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.43%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.43%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (4.29%) PMI Certification
2 2 (2.86%) Degree
3 1 (1.43%) ISEB
Vendors
1 19 (27.14%) Microsoft
2 16 (22.86%) hybris
3 9 (12.86%) EPiServer
4 5 (7.14%) Apple
5 3 (4.29%) Omniture
5 3 (4.29%) Google
5 3 (4.29%) SAP
5 3 (4.29%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.43%) Retalix
Bath
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Somerset
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £37,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago