The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 61 57 65
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +8
Permanent jobs citing Retail 884 1009 866
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 4.19% 4.53% 4.08%
As % of the General category 11.50% 12.21% 10.81%
Number of salaries quoted 680 535 608
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Retail
England

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

General Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
7688 8261 8012
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 36.48% 37.07% 37.78%
Number of salaries quoted 5920 5735 5895
Average salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.06% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Retail
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Retail Salary Trend in the South East

Retail
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Retail across the South East region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Retail Salary Histogram in the South East

Retail
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the South East region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. 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
Berkshire -5 266 £57,500 +15.00% 30
Hampshire -11 196 £50,000 +33.33% 25
Buckinghamshire +1 150 £45,000 +5.88% 14
Surrey +11 119 £45,000 +5.88% 13
Middlesex +27 33 £55,000 +29.41%
East Sussex +39 32 £56,250 +50.00% 2
West Sussex +9 32 £45,000 -14.28% 4
Oxfordshire -39 22 £38,000 -10.58% 4
Kent -11 20 £41,250 -25.00% 5
M4 Corridor - 10 £85,000 -
Sussex +3 7 - -
Retail
England

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 550 (31.81%) Finance
2 498 (28.80%) Agile Software Development
3 379 (21.92%) Microsoft
4 359 (20.76%) E-Commerce
5 333 (19.26%) SQL Server
6 313 (18.10%) .NET
7 292 (16.89%) Project Management
8 291 (16.83%) C#
9 252 (14.57%) HTML
10 250 (14.46%) JavaScript
11 243 (14.05%) Banking
12 239 (13.82%) SQL
13 232 (13.42%) Degree
14 224 (12.96%) MS Excel
15 213 (12.32%) MVC
16 204 (11.80%) Windows
17 200 (11.57%) Marketing
18 199 (11.51%) ITIL
19 196 (11.34%) ASP.NET
19 196 (11.34%) Analytical Skills
20 193 (11.16%) CSS
21 183 (10.58%) Java
22 152 (8.79%) Stakeholder Management
23 149 (8.62%) Scrum
23 149 (8.62%) Business Analysis
24 147 (8.50%) Oracle
25 143 (8.27%) Telecoms
26 142 (8.21%) CRM
27 140 (8.10%) Manufacturing
28 139 (8.04%) PRINCE2

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 48 (2.78%) JBoss
1 48 (2.78%) WebSphere
1 48 (2.78%) Node.js
2 43 (2.49%) SharePoint
3 38 (2.20%) MS Exchange
4 37 (2.14%) CMS
5 34 (1.97%) BizTalk Server
6 32 (1.85%) IIS
7 31 (1.79%) SAS
8 28 (1.62%) Tomcat
9 24 (1.39%) WebLogic
10 19 (1.10%) Drupal
10 19 (1.10%) Lync
11 17 (0.98%) NetWeaver
12 16 (0.93%) Apache
13 15 (0.87%) Confluence
14 14 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2010
15 13 (0.75%) IBM Connections
15 13 (0.75%) Lotus Domino
15 13 (0.75%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 224 (12.96%) MS Excel
2 77 (4.45%) MS Office
3 34 (1.97%) MS PowerPoint
4 29 (1.68%) MS Project
5 23 (1.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 22 (1.27%) Photoshop
7 20 (1.16%) Adobe Illustrator
8 17 (0.98%) MS Visio
8 17 (0.98%) Spreadsheet
9 15 (0.87%) SPSS
10 12 (0.69%) InDesign
11 9 (0.52%) Adobe After Effects
12 1 (0.058%) AutoCAD
12 1 (0.058%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 20 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (1.04%) Dynamics AX
3 16 (0.93%) SAP Retail
3 16 (0.93%) Magento
4 12 (0.69%) Oracle Retail
4 12 (0.69%) SAP SD
4 12 (0.69%) Oracle EBS
5 11 (0.64%) SAP FI
6 10 (0.58%) SAP PM
6 10 (0.58%) Dynamics NAV
6 10 (0.58%) Adobe Campaign
7 8 (0.46%) BusinessWare
8 7 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 7 (0.40%) SAP FI/CO
8 7 (0.40%) SAP CO
9 6 (0.35%) SAP CRM
10 5 (0.29%) Retail-J
10 5 (0.29%) SAP PS
10 5 (0.29%) Oracle EBS R12
11 4 (0.23%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 73 (4.22%) SaaS
2 33 (1.91%) Google Analytics
3 27 (1.56%) Office 365
4 19 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
5 10 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
6 8 (0.46%) Adobe Analytics
7 7 (0.40%) Amazon AWS
8 4 (0.23%) PaaS
8 4 (0.23%) Sage Pay
9 3 (0.17%) IaaS
10 2 (0.12%) SuccessFactors
10 2 (0.12%) OneDrive
10 2 (0.12%) Amazon SQS
11 1 (0.058%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 53 (3.07%) Internet
2 42 (2.43%) WAN
3 41 (2.37%) SAN
4 38 (2.20%) TCP/IP
5 34 (1.97%) Firewall
6 33 (1.91%) LAN
7 29 (1.68%) Wireless
8 28 (1.62%) DNS
9 25 (1.45%) MPLS
9 25 (1.45%) NAS
10 23 (1.33%) 4G
11 20 (1.16%) VPN
12 17 (0.98%) Cisco ASA
13 16 (0.93%) Network Security
13 16 (0.93%) DHCP
14 13 (0.75%) BGP
14 13 (0.75%) Wi-Fi
15 12 (0.69%) OSPF
15 12 (0.69%) Ethernet
15 12 (0.69%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 333 (19.26%) SQL Server
2 65 (3.76%) MySQL
3 63 (3.64%) Data Warehouse
4 53 (3.07%) SQL Server 2008
5 50 (2.89%) NoSQL
6 44 (2.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 44 (2.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 42 (2.43%) Relational Database
8 27 (1.56%) Big Data
9 25 (1.45%) Oracle Database
9 25 (1.45%) Data Mining
10 19 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
11 18 (1.04%) MongoDB
12 17 (0.98%) BusinessObjects
13 14 (0.81%) PostgreSQL
13 14 (0.81%) Base SAS
14 13 (0.75%) Oracle Database 11g
15 12 (0.69%) DB2
16 10 (0.58%) Oracle Database 10g
16 10 (0.58%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 75 (4.34%) Git (software)
2 51 (2.95%) JIRA
3 34 (1.97%) ReSharper
4 32 (1.85%) NUnit
5 31 (1.79%) Visual Studio
6 25 (1.45%) Subversion
7 18 (1.04%) JUnit
8 15 (0.87%) Team Foundation Server
8 15 (0.87%) Moq
9 14 (0.81%) TeamCity
9 14 (0.81%) Jenkins
10 10 (0.58%) Ant
11 9 (0.52%) Maven
11 9 (0.52%) Cucumber
12 8 (0.46%) Axure RP
12 8 (0.46%) Selenium
13 7 (0.40%) LSMW
13 7 (0.40%) Oracle Forms
14 6 (0.35%) HP UFT
14 6 (0.35%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 550 (31.81%) Finance
2 243 (14.05%) Banking
3 200 (11.57%) Marketing
4 143 (8.27%) Telecoms
5 140 (8.10%) Manufacturing
6 98 (5.67%) Retail Banking
7 51 (2.95%) Pharmaceutical
8 41 (2.37%) Automotive
9 34 (1.97%) Publishing
10 27 (1.56%) Advertising
11 26 (1.50%) German Language
12 25 (1.45%) French Language
13 22 (1.27%) Billing
14 19 (1.10%) Legal
15 12 (0.69%) Games
16 11 (0.64%) Italian Language
16 11 (0.64%) Electronics
17 9 (0.52%) Back Office
17 9 (0.52%) Financial Institution
17 9 (0.52%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 369 (21.34%) Analyst
2 363 (20.99%) Developer
3 224 (12.96%) Business Analyst
4 174 (10.06%) Project Manager
5 159 (9.20%) .NET Developer
6 122 (7.06%) Architect
7 111 (6.42%) Consultant
8 90 (5.21%) Senior Developer
9 65 (3.76%) Solutions Architect
10 64 (3.70%) C# Developer
11 58 (3.35%) Senior .NET Developer
11 58 (3.35%) C# .NET Developer
12 56 (3.24%) Web Developer
13 51 (2.95%) Support Analyst
14 50 (2.89%) Java Developer
15 47 (2.72%) Service Manager
16 46 (2.66%) Senior C# Developer
17 44 (2.54%) Junior
17 44 (2.54%) Designer
18 37 (2.14%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 313 (18.10%) .NET
2 252 (14.57%) HTML
3 196 (11.34%) ASP.NET
4 193 (11.16%) CSS
5 136 (7.87%) ASP.NET MVC
6 100 (5.78%) HTML5
7 92 (5.32%) jQuery
8 74 (4.28%) XML
9 69 (3.99%) .NET Framework
10 66 (3.82%) J2EE
10 66 (3.82%) Web Services
11 61 (3.53%) WCF
12 59 (3.41%) Spring
13 48 (2.78%) Hibernate
14 47 (2.72%) Entity Framework
14 47 (2.72%) CSS3
15 44 (2.54%) RESTful
16 42 (2.43%) AngularJS
17 40 (2.31%) ASP.NET Web API
18 34 (1.97%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 196 (11.34%) Analytical Skills
2 100 (5.78%) EPoS
3 88 (5.09%) FMCG
4 76 (4.40%) Management Information System
4 76 (4.40%) User Experience
5 56 (3.24%) Computer Science
6 40 (2.31%) Social Media
7 34 (1.97%) Enterprise Software
8 33 (1.91%) iPad
8 33 (1.91%) Mathematics
9 31 (1.79%) Statistics
10 27 (1.56%) Graphic Design
11 23 (1.33%) Data Centre
12 22 (1.27%) Mobile Payment
12 22 (1.27%) Data Integration
13 20 (1.16%) Mobile App
14 18 (1.04%) Mobile Banking
14 18 (1.04%) Tandem
15 15 (0.87%) N-Tier
15 15 (0.87%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 204 (11.80%) Windows
2 84 (4.86%) Linux
3 60 (3.47%) UNIX
4 38 (2.20%) Windows Server 2008
5 29 (1.68%) Android
6 28 (1.62%) Apple iOS
7 24 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
8 23 (1.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 22 (1.27%) Windows 7
10 14 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 12 (0.69%) Windows 8
11 12 (0.69%) Windows XP
12 6 (0.35%) AIX
13 5 (0.29%) HPUX
14 3 (0.17%) Windows 2000
14 3 (0.17%) Windows Mobile
14 3 (0.17%) Mac OS
15 2 (0.12%) FreeBSD
16 1 (0.058%) Windows NT
16 1 (0.058%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 498 (28.80%) Agile Software Development
2 359 (20.76%) E-Commerce
3 292 (16.89%) Project Management
4 213 (12.32%) MVC
5 199 (11.51%) ITIL
6 152 (8.79%) Stakeholder Management
7 149 (8.62%) Scrum
7 149 (8.62%) Business Analysis
8 142 (8.21%) CRM
9 139 (8.04%) PRINCE2
10 124 (7.17%) Analytics
11 116 (6.71%) TDD
12 96 (5.55%) Business Intelligence
13 92 (5.32%) SDLC
14 89 (5.15%) B2C
15 83 (4.80%) Logistics
16 80 (4.63%) User Acceptance Testing
17 75 (4.34%) Use Case
17 75 (4.34%) Service Delivery
18 74 (4.28%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 291 (16.83%) C#
2 250 (14.46%) JavaScript
3 239 (13.82%) SQL
4 183 (10.58%) Java
5 74 (4.28%) PHP
6 48 (2.78%) VB.NET
7 47 (2.72%) Ruby
8 41 (2.37%) T-SQL
9 33 (1.91%) VB
10 26 (1.50%) C++
11 23 (1.33%) C
12 20 (1.16%) VBA
13 16 (0.93%) PL/SQL
14 15 (0.87%) Python
15 14 (0.81%) VB6
16 12 (0.69%) R
17 10 (0.58%) ABAP
17 10 (0.58%) Perl
18 9 (0.52%) Shell Script
19 8 (0.46%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 232 (13.42%) Degree
2 46 (2.66%) ISEB
3 31 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
4 30 (1.74%) CISSP
5 22 (1.27%) Cisco Certification
6 19 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
7 16 (0.93%) CCNP
8 15 (0.87%) Security Cleared
9 13 (0.75%) MCP
9 13 (0.75%) PMI Certification
9 13 (0.75%) IBM Certification
10 12 (0.69%) CCDP
11 11 (0.64%) SC Cleared
12 10 (0.58%) CISA
13 9 (0.52%) MCSE
13 9 (0.52%) APMP
13 9 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 8 (0.46%) MCITP
14 8 (0.46%) CISM
14 8 (0.46%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (3.99%) QA
2 60 (3.47%) SLA
3 19 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 14 (0.81%) PCI DSS
5 13 (0.75%) ISO 9001
6 11 (0.64%) COBIT
7 10 (0.58%) Data Quality
7 10 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 5 (0.29%) PMBOK
9 4 (0.23%) ISO 8583
10 2 (0.12%) TickIT
10 2 (0.12%) ISO 14001
11 1 (0.058%) WCAG
11 1 (0.058%) Section 508
System Software
1 95 (5.49%) Active Directory
2 23 (1.33%) Hyper-V
3 20 (1.16%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (1.10%) Oracle RAC
5 10 (0.58%) Terminal Services
6 9 (0.52%) vSphere
7 7 (0.40%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 7 (0.40%) vCloud
8 5 (0.29%) ISA Server
9 3 (0.17%) XenApp
10 2 (0.12%) ProxySG
11 1 (0.058%) Xen
11 1 (0.058%) VMware ESX
11 1 (0.058%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 1 (0.058%) Terminal Server
11 1 (0.058%) XenServer
11 1 (0.058%) KVM
11 1 (0.058%) Docker
11 1 (0.058%) LXC
11 1 (0.058%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (0.58%) SCCM
1 10 (0.58%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (0.46%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 8 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (0.40%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 7 (0.40%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 5 (0.29%) Puppet
4 5 (0.29%) SCOM
4 5 (0.29%) HP Data Protector
5 3 (0.17%) Red Hat Satellite
6 2 (0.12%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.058%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.058%) Oracle Identity Management
7 1 (0.058%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.058%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (0.058%) Control-M
7 1 (0.058%) Nagios
7 1 (0.058%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.058%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.058%) WMI
Vendors
1 379 (21.92%) Microsoft
2 147 (8.50%) Oracle
3 116 (6.71%) SAP
4 54 (3.12%) IBM
5 50 (2.89%) Adobe
6 48 (2.78%) hybris
7 43 (2.49%) Cisco
8 38 (2.20%) Google
9 28 (1.62%) HP
9 28 (1.62%) Cognos
10 26 (1.50%) VMware
11 18 (1.04%) Citrix
11 18 (1.04%) F5
12 17 (0.98%) Red Hat
13 15 (0.87%) Endeca
14 14 (0.81%) Avaya
15 13 (0.75%) ATG
15 13 (0.75%) Aerohive Networks
16 12 (0.69%) Omniture
16 12 (0.69%) Hyperion
Amersham, Buckinghamshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Ashford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Berkshire
Harris Global
Salary: Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Eastbourne, East Sussex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 25 days holiday, Healthcare, etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60K to 85K
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
VIQU
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bouns
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Computer People
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: to £22,000 + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £190 - £250 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Talent Spa
Salary: £18 - £20k + extensive O/T, bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £22,000 per annum plus on-call Allowance + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £22500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
The People Network
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + £20k OTE, Car Allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + £20k OTE, Car allowance
Posted: 4 days ago