The first 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 30 July 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 Somerset region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 22 35 25
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -10
Permanent jobs citing Retail 68 22 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 8.54% 3.89% 7.07%
As % of the General category 21.86% 9.36% 19.02%
Number of salaries quoted 57 17 37
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,300 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,650 £49,400
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
General Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
311 235 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 39.07% 41.59% 37.14%
Number of salaries quoted 265 201 186
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,646
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,935 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Retail
South West

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 30 July 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 30 July 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
Street - 16 £33,300 -
Bridgwater -5 9 £45,000 +38.46%
Glastonbury - 5 £42,500 -
Shepton Mallet - 5 £42,500 -
Somerton - 5 £42,500 -
Taunton -10 4 £46,500 +31.91%
Bath -17 3 £57,000 +75.38% 5
Yeovil 0 2 £50,000 +25.00%
Highbridge - 1 £37,500 -
Retail
South West

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 60 (48.00%) Java
2 58 (46.40%) E-Commerce
3 55 (44.00%) hybris
4 41 (32.80%) Scrum
5 40 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
6 32 (25.60%) Windows
7 26 (20.80%) Software Engineering
7 26 (20.80%) MS Excel
7 26 (20.80%) SQL Server
7 26 (20.80%) Internet
7 26 (20.80%) Microsoft
7 26 (20.80%) JIRA
8 25 (20.00%) EPiServer
8 25 (20.00%) Fredhopper
8 25 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
8 25 (20.00%) Commerce Server
8 25 (20.00%) IIS
9 23 (18.40%) SAP
10 19 (15.20%) Project Management
11 16 (12.80%) ERP
11 16 (12.80%) CRM
11 16 (12.80%) SAP CRM
12 14 (11.20%) Business Analysis
13 12 (9.60%) EPoS
14 11 (8.80%) Selenium
15 9 (7.20%) PRINCE
15 9 (7.20%) Stakeholder Management
15 9 (7.20%) Programme Management
15 9 (7.20%) Business Transformation
16 8 (6.40%) Oracle

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 25 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
1 25 (20.00%) Commerce Server
1 25 (20.00%) IIS
2 2 (1.60%) SAS
3 1 (0.80%) CMS
Applications
1 26 (20.80%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.80%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 25 (20.00%) Fredhopper
2 16 (12.80%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 26 (20.80%) Internet
2 1 (0.80%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (20.80%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.80%) Data Mining
2 1 (0.80%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.80%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (0.80%) MySQL
2 1 (0.80%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 26 (20.80%) JIRA
2 11 (8.80%) Selenium
3 7 (5.60%) JMeter
4 6 (4.80%) FitNesse
5 4 (3.20%) Xcode
5 4 (3.20%) JUnit
6 3 (2.40%) Eclipse
6 3 (2.40%) Subversion
7 2 (1.60%) Git (software)
7 2 (1.60%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.60%) SoapUI
7 2 (1.60%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.60%) LoadRunner
8 1 (0.80%) Ant
8 1 (0.80%) Maven
8 1 (0.80%) NetBeans
General
1 7 (5.60%) Finance
2 6 (4.80%) Marketing
3 5 (4.00%) Advertising
4 1 (0.80%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 47 (37.60%) Analyst
2 29 (23.20%) Developer
3 28 (22.40%) Java Developer
4 26 (20.80%) Software Engineer
4 26 (20.80%) Programmer
4 26 (20.80%) Java Programmer
4 26 (20.80%) Java Software Engineer
5 25 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
6 16 (12.80%) Business Analyst
7 12 (9.60%) Project Manager
8 11 (8.80%) Senior Analyst
9 10 (8.00%) Programme Manager
10 8 (6.40%) Service Manager
10 8 (6.40%) IT Project Manager
11 7 (5.60%) Infrastructure Manager
11 7 (5.60%) Infrastructure Project Manager
11 7 (5.60%) Senior Business Analyst
11 7 (5.60%) IT Infrastructure Manager
11 7 (5.60%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
12 4 (3.20%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.80%) Spring
2 5 (4.00%) .NET
3 4 (3.20%) Java EE
3 4 (3.20%) SOAP
4 3 (2.40%) Web Services
4 3 (2.40%) ATL
5 2 (1.60%) COM
5 2 (1.60%) HTML
5 2 (1.60%) XML
6 1 (0.80%) XHTML
6 1 (0.80%) EJB
6 1 (0.80%) CSS
6 1 (0.80%) Servlets
6 1 (0.80%) J2EE
6 1 (0.80%) JSON
6 1 (0.80%) XML-RPC
6 1 (0.80%) OSGi
6 1 (0.80%) Java EE 5
6 1 (0.80%) JPA
6 1 (0.80%) EJB 3.0
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.60%) EPoS
2 5 (4.00%) Mathematics
2 5 (4.00%) Mobile App
3 4 (3.20%) iPad
3 4 (3.20%) iPhone
3 4 (3.20%) Blackberry
4 2 (1.60%) AS400
5 1 (0.80%) W3C
5 1 (0.80%) Statistics
5 1 (0.80%) FMCG
5 1 (0.80%) Open Source
5 1 (0.80%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 32 (25.60%) Windows
2 6 (4.80%) Apple iOS
2 6 (4.80%) Android
3 3 (2.40%) Windows XP
4 2 (1.60%) Windows 2000
5 1 (0.80%) Linux
5 1 (0.80%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (46.40%) E-Commerce
2 41 (32.80%) Scrum
3 40 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (20.80%) Software Engineering
5 19 (15.20%) Project Management
6 16 (12.80%) ERP
6 16 (12.80%) CRM
7 14 (11.20%) Business Analysis
8 9 (7.20%) PRINCE
8 9 (7.20%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (7.20%) Programme Management
8 9 (7.20%) Business Transformation
9 8 (6.40%) ITIL
10 7 (5.60%) Dependency Management
11 6 (4.80%) PRINCE2
12 5 (4.00%) Project Planning
12 5 (4.00%) TDD
12 5 (4.00%) Data Analysis
12 5 (4.00%) Analytics
13 4 (3.20%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 60 (48.00%) Java
2 7 (5.60%) SQL
3 2 (1.60%) PHP
4 1 (0.80%) ECMAScript
4 1 (0.80%) Python
4 1 (0.80%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.80%) C
4 1 (0.80%) C++
4 1 (0.80%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (1.60%) ISEB
2 1 (0.80%) CNA
2 1 (0.80%) Novell Certification
2 1 (0.80%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.20%) SLA
2 2 (1.60%) QA
Vendors
1 55 (44.00%) hybris
2 26 (20.80%) Microsoft
3 25 (20.00%) EPiServer
4 23 (18.40%) SAP
5 8 (6.40%) Oracle
6 7 (5.60%) ATG
7 2 (1.60%) Twitter
8 1 (0.80%) Cognos
8 1 (0.80%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.80%) Zend
8 1 (0.80%) Retalix
Somerset
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chard, Somerset
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Somerset
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath
People Source
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Bath
People Source
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Bath, South West
Roper Rhodes
Salary: £19,000 - £25,000 depending on experience plus staff bonus
Posted: 9 days ago