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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank 49 35 29
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -6
Permanent jobs citing Retail 23 33 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 3.85% 5.90% 8.35%
As % of the General category 10.95% 18.13% 20.42%
Number of salaries quoted 16 26 48
Median salary £40,000 £41,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.19% -7.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £22,000 £33,790
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +6.81%
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
210 182 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 35.12% 32.56% 40.86%
Number of salaries quoted 167 147 243
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.65%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

The demand trend of job ads across the Somerset region citing Retail as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 6 May 2016.

Retail Salary Histogram in Somerset

Retail
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bridgwater - 9 £40,000 -
Yeovil +8 6 - -
Street -4 6 £70,000 +89.18%
Taunton -24 1 £40,000 +100.00%
Retail
South West

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, IT jobs citing Retail also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Somerset region with a requirement for Retail.

1 21 (48.84%) Unix
2 18 (41.86%) Linux
3 15 (34.88%) Software Engineering
3 15 (34.88%) Open Source
4 14 (32.56%) Windows
4 14 (32.56%) CSS
4 14 (32.56%) HTML
4 14 (32.56%) JavaScript
4 14 (32.56%) E-Commerce
5 13 (30.23%) PHP
6 11 (25.58%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (25.58%) Scrum
7 10 (23.26%) IP Telephony
7 10 (23.26%) MySQL
7 10 (23.26%) EPoS
7 10 (23.26%) Cisco
7 10 (23.26%) Git (software)
7 10 (23.26%) REST
7 10 (23.26%) CCENT
7 10 (23.26%) Windows Server
8 9 (20.93%) Time Management
8 9 (20.93%) Oracle
9 8 (18.60%) Ruby
9 8 (18.60%) Java
9 8 (18.60%) Python
9 8 (18.60%) Internet
9 8 (18.60%) jQuery
9 8 (18.60%) Laravel
9 8 (18.60%) PHPUnit
9 8 (18.60%) HTML5

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (11.63%) Apache Solr
1 5 (11.63%) Commerce Server
1 5 (11.63%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.33%) SAS
2 1 (2.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (11.63%) Magento
2 2 (4.65%) Fredhopper
3 1 (2.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 10 (23.26%) IP Telephony
2 8 (18.60%) Internet
3 1 (2.33%) Firewall
3 1 (2.33%) Intranet
3 1 (2.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.26%) MySQL
2 6 (13.95%) DB2
2 6 (13.95%) SQL Server
3 5 (11.63%) Couchbase
4 1 (2.33%) Base SAS
4 1 (2.33%) Informix
4 1 (2.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 10 (23.26%) Git (software)
2 8 (18.60%) PHPUnit
3 5 (11.63%) Jenkins
3 5 (11.63%) JIRA
4 2 (4.65%) JUnit
General
1 7 (16.28%) Marketing
2 5 (11.63%) Finance
3 2 (4.65%) Banking
3 2 (4.65%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.33%) Electronics
4 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (25.58%) Support Engineer
2 10 (23.26%) Cisco Engineer
2 10 (23.26%) Cisco Support
2 10 (23.26%) Cisco Support Engineer
3 9 (20.93%) Unix Engineer
4 8 (18.60%) Architect
4 8 (18.60%) Solutions Architect
5 7 (16.28%) Linux Engineer
6 6 (13.95%) Unix Support
6 6 (13.95%) Unix Support Engineer
7 5 (11.63%) Analyst
7 5 (11.63%) Data Scientist
7 5 (11.63%) Software Engineer
7 5 (11.63%) Technical Leader
8 4 (9.30%) Linux Support
8 4 (9.30%) Linux Support Engineer
9 3 (6.98%) PHP Software Engineer
9 3 (6.98%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (6.98%) Unix Linux Engineer
10 2 (4.65%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (32.56%) CSS
1 14 (32.56%) HTML
2 10 (23.26%) REST
3 8 (18.60%) HTML5
3 8 (18.60%) jQuery
3 8 (18.60%) Laravel
4 6 (13.95%) XML
5 5 (11.63%) .NET
5 5 (11.63%) Lucene
5 5 (11.63%) XHTML
6 3 (6.98%) J2EE
7 2 (4.65%) JSON
7 2 (4.65%) Spring
7 2 (4.65%) Spring MVC
7 2 (4.65%) Web Services
8 1 (2.33%) Ajax
8 1 (2.33%) EJB
8 1 (2.33%) JMS
8 1 (2.33%) WSDL
8 1 (2.33%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.26%) EPoS
2 5 (11.63%) Computer Science
2 5 (11.63%) Mathematics
2 5 (11.63%) Statistics
2 5 (11.63%) Visualisation
3 3 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.33%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.33%) Equities
4 1 (2.33%) Fixed Income
4 1 (2.33%) iPhone
4 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 21 (48.84%) Unix
2 18 (41.86%) Linux
3 14 (32.56%) Windows
4 10 (23.26%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.33%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (34.88%) Open Source
1 15 (34.88%) Software Engineering
2 14 (32.56%) E-Commerce
3 11 (25.58%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (25.58%) Scrum
4 9 (20.93%) Time Management
5 7 (16.28%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (16.28%) TDD
6 6 (13.95%) Project Management
7 5 (11.63%) Code Optimisation
7 5 (11.63%) Machine Learning
7 5 (11.63%) Refactoring
8 3 (6.98%) Analytics
8 3 (6.98%) Data Analysis
8 3 (6.98%) ITIL
8 3 (6.98%) OO
8 3 (6.98%) OOD
8 3 (6.98%) SOA
8 3 (6.98%) UML
8 3 (6.98%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 14 (32.56%) JavaScript
2 13 (30.23%) PHP
3 8 (18.60%) Java
3 8 (18.60%) Python
3 8 (18.60%) Ruby
4 7 (16.28%) SQL
5 2 (4.65%) C#
6 1 (2.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (23.26%) CCENT
2 5 (11.63%) Degree
3 1 (2.33%) CISSP
3 1 (2.33%) MCP
3 1 (2.33%) MCSA
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (23.26%) Cisco
2 9 (20.93%) Oracle
3 7 (16.28%) ATG
4 5 (11.63%) Demandware
4 5 (11.63%) hybris
4 5 (11.63%) IBM
4 5 (11.63%) Venda
5 2 (4.65%) WorldPay
6 1 (2.33%) Apple
6 1 (2.33%) BEA
6 1 (2.33%) Citrix
6 1 (2.33%) Coremetrics
6 1 (2.33%) Google
6 1 (2.33%) Hitwise
6 1 (2.33%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.33%) SAP
6 1 (2.33%) Sybase