The first 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 17 April 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 South East region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 59 43 71
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +28
Permanent jobs citing Retail 1007 1151 916
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 4.19% 5.12% 3.74%
As % of the General category 11.21% 13.10% 9.77%
Number of salaries quoted 614 698 754
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -5.55%
General Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
8986 8783 9379
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 37.42% 39.09% 38.28%
Number of salaries quoted 6565 6459 7824
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Retail
England

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 17 April 2014.

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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire -15 351 £50,000 - 29
Hampshire -5 237 £41,980 -11.62% 25
Surrey -11 118 £50,000 -4.76% 18
Buckinghamshire +23 109 £41,750 -4.57% 17
Oxfordshire -4 55 £45,000 -18.18% 6
Kent -69 32 £33,250 -42.17% 7
West Sussex -9 30 £41,500 +31.74% 3
Sussex - 11 - -
Middlesex -4 10 £51,250 -10.86%
East Sussex -14 8 £85,000 +78.94% 1
Thames Valley 0 7 £65,000 +52.94%
Home Counties - 2 £85,000 -
Retail
England

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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.

1 709 (37.61%) Finance
2 472 (25.04%) Telecoms
3 336 (17.82%) Microsoft
4 313 (16.60%) SQL
5 308 (16.34%) Windows
6 305 (16.18%) Project Management
7 293 (15.54%) E-Commerce
8 281 (14.91%) Security Cleared
9 271 (14.38%) Fujitsu
10 227 (12.04%) Degree
11 219 (11.62%) Oracle
12 206 (10.93%) Stakeholder Management
13 203 (10.77%) HTML
14 184 (9.76%) SQL Server
15 180 (9.55%) .NET
16 179 (9.50%) Marketing
17 171 (9.07%) Java
18 160 (8.49%) CSS
18 160 (8.49%) ITIL
19 158 (8.38%) PRINCE2
20 154 (8.17%) Linux
21 150 (7.96%) SC Cleared
22 146 (7.75%) SAP
23 138 (7.32%) MS Excel
24 134 (7.11%) JavaScript
25 130 (6.90%) Banking
26 127 (6.74%) MS Office
27 126 (6.68%) EPoS
28 125 (6.63%) C#
29 116 (6.15%) CRM

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 86 (4.56%) SharePoint
2 66 (3.50%) MS Exchange
3 48 (2.55%) Exchange Server 2010
4 44 (2.33%) CMS
5 37 (1.96%) Tomcat
6 35 (1.86%) SharePoint Server
7 33 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2003
8 31 (1.64%) WebSphere
8 31 (1.64%) IIS
9 29 (1.54%) Apache
10 25 (1.33%) WebLogic
11 19 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2007
12 18 (0.95%) Drupal
13 15 (0.80%) Joomla!
14 12 (0.64%) SharePoint 2010
14 12 (0.64%) MS Project Server
14 12 (0.64%) Lotus Domino
15 11 (0.58%) BizTalk Server
15 11 (0.58%) Apache Solr
16 9 (0.48%) SAS
Applications
1 138 (7.32%) MS Excel
2 127 (6.74%) MS Office
3 49 (2.60%) Photoshop
4 39 (2.07%) MS Project
5 38 (2.02%) MS PowerPoint
6 26 (1.38%) Adobe Illustrator
7 14 (0.74%) Spreadsheet
8 9 (0.48%) MS Visio
9 6 (0.32%) InfoPath
10 3 (0.16%) InDesign
11 2 (0.11%) SPSS
11 2 (0.11%) OmniGraffle
12 1 (0.053%) FreeHand
12 1 (0.053%) Casewise Modeler
Business Applications
1 63 (3.34%) Oracle EBS
2 41 (2.18%) Oracle EBS R12
3 36 (1.91%) SAP Retail
4 34 (1.80%) SAP MM
5 29 (1.54%) Google Analytics
6 25 (1.33%) SAP SD
7 22 (1.17%) JDE OneWorld
8 20 (1.06%) Hyperion Planning
9 17 (0.90%) Dynamics AX
9 17 (0.90%) Oracle Applications
10 14 (0.74%) HFM
11 13 (0.69%) Oracle Financials
12 11 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
13 9 (0.48%) SAP LE
13 9 (0.48%) SAP WM
13 9 (0.48%) BusinessWorks
14 8 (0.42%) Magento
15 7 (0.37%) SAP PP
15 7 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
16 6 (0.32%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 25 (1.33%) SaaS
2 4 (0.21%) PaaS
3 3 (0.16%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.11%) IaaS
4 2 (0.11%) Force.com
4 2 (0.11%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.11%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 110 (5.84%) DNS
2 93 (4.93%) Internet
3 90 (4.77%) Firewall
4 89 (4.72%) Broadband
5 84 (4.46%) VoIP
6 66 (3.50%) SNMP
7 60 (3.18%) TCP/IP
8 49 (2.60%) MPLS
8 49 (2.60%) OSPF
9 47 (2.49%) BGP
9 47 (2.49%) Cisco Nexus
10 39 (2.07%) Wireless
11 32 (1.70%) WAN
12 30 (1.59%) LTE
13 28 (1.49%) SAN
14 27 (1.43%) DHCP
15 23 (1.22%) LAN
15 23 (1.22%) 4G
16 18 (0.95%) RTP
17 17 (0.90%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 184 (9.76%) SQL Server
2 65 (3.45%) MySQL
3 61 (3.24%) Essbase
4 53 (2.81%) Oracle Database
5 44 (2.33%) Relational Database
6 42 (2.23%) Oracle BI EE
6 42 (2.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 40 (2.12%) Oracle Database 11g
8 37 (1.96%) Oracle Database 10g
9 30 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
10 29 (1.54%) Oracle Discoverer
11 28 (1.49%) Oracle Exadata
12 24 (1.27%) Oracle ODI
13 22 (1.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 21 (1.11%) Data Warehouse
15 19 (1.01%) Oracle Reports
16 18 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
17 16 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
18 15 (0.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 15 (0.80%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 51 (2.71%) Subversion
2 35 (1.86%) TestDirector
3 34 (1.80%) Eclipse
4 29 (1.54%) Git (software)
5 23 (1.22%) Visual Studio
5 23 (1.22%) JIRA
6 21 (1.11%) QuickTest Pro
7 20 (1.06%) Team Foundation Server
8 17 (0.90%) Ant
8 17 (0.90%) JUnit
9 16 (0.85%) NUnit
10 14 (0.74%) Dreamweaver
11 12 (0.64%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 12 (0.64%) Rhino Mocks
12 10 (0.53%) LoadRunner
13 8 (0.42%) Moq
13 8 (0.42%) Bugzilla
14 7 (0.37%) Mockito
14 7 (0.37%) Rational Robot
14 7 (0.37%) MSTest
General
1 709 (37.61%) Finance
2 472 (25.04%) Telecoms
3 179 (9.50%) Marketing
4 130 (6.90%) Banking
5 108 (5.73%) Billing
6 72 (3.82%) Manufacturing
7 63 (3.34%) Back Office
8 44 (2.33%) Advertising
9 30 (1.59%) Legal
10 27 (1.43%) Retail Banking
11 23 (1.22%) Automotive
12 21 (1.11%) Pharmaceutical
13 18 (0.95%) Investment Banking
14 13 (0.69%) Military
15 11 (0.58%) Financial Institution
16 10 (0.53%) Law
16 10 (0.53%) French Language
17 8 (0.42%) Local Government
17 8 (0.42%) Electronics
17 8 (0.42%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 253 (13.42%) Analyst
2 236 (12.52%) Developer
3 172 (9.12%) Project Manager
4 148 (7.85%) Consultant
5 106 (5.62%) Architect
6 90 (4.77%) Business Analyst
7 51 (2.71%) Administrator
7 51 (2.71%) Designer
8 50 (2.65%) Programme Manager
9 48 (2.55%) IP Engineer
10 47 (2.49%) Test Analyst
11 46 (2.44%) Web Developer
11 46 (2.44%) Design Engineer
12 43 (2.28%) Java Developer
13 40 (2.12%) Senior Developer
14 39 (2.07%) Development Manager
14 39 (2.07%) Support Analyst
15 38 (2.02%) .NET Developer
16 37 (1.96%) DBA
16 37 (1.96%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 203 (10.77%) HTML
2 180 (9.55%) .NET
3 160 (8.49%) CSS
4 114 (6.05%) XML
5 92 (4.88%) jQuery
6 88 (4.67%) Web Services
7 60 (3.18%) ASP.NET
8 58 (3.08%) J2EE
8 58 (3.08%) HTML5
9 50 (2.65%) Spring
10 48 (2.55%) XHTML
11 47 (2.49%) JSP
12 43 (2.28%) .NET Framework
13 42 (2.23%) ASP.NET MVC
14 40 (2.12%) CSS3
15 39 (2.07%) Ajax
16 35 (1.86%) SOAP
17 33 (1.75%) WCF
18 31 (1.64%) WPF
19 29 (1.54%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 126 (6.68%) EPoS
2 74 (3.93%) Management Information System
3 73 (3.87%) EFT
4 63 (3.34%) FMCG
5 57 (3.02%) Social Media
6 55 (2.92%) Smartphone
7 47 (2.49%) Chip and PIN
8 46 (2.44%) Mobile App
9 44 (2.33%) Computer Science
10 38 (2.02%) Mobile Payment
11 37 (1.96%) EMV
12 36 (1.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 35 (1.86%) Clustering
14 34 (1.80%) EFTPOS
15 27 (1.43%) Oracle Exalytics
16 22 (1.17%) Digital Media
17 19 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
18 17 (0.90%) Mathematics
19 16 (0.85%) PKI
19 16 (0.85%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 308 (16.34%) Windows
2 154 (8.17%) Linux
3 86 (4.56%) UNIX
4 70 (3.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 53 (2.81%) Windows Server 2008
6 46 (2.44%) Windows XP
7 35 (1.86%) Windows 7
8 24 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
9 20 (1.06%) Solaris
10 17 (0.90%) Oracle Linux
11 16 (0.85%) Windows 2000
12 14 (0.74%) Apple iOS
13 12 (0.64%) Embedded Linux
14 7 (0.37%) Windows Mobile
14 7 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 7 (0.37%) Windows Phone
15 6 (0.32%) Android
15 6 (0.32%) AIX
16 4 (0.21%) Windows CE
16 4 (0.21%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 305 (16.18%) Project Management
2 293 (15.54%) E-Commerce
3 206 (10.93%) Stakeholder Management
4 160 (8.49%) ITIL
5 158 (8.38%) PRINCE2
6 116 (6.15%) CRM
7 113 (5.99%) Agile Software Development
8 106 (5.62%) Business Intelligence
9 85 (4.51%) Analytics
10 84 (4.46%) Time Management
11 82 (4.35%) Software Testing
12 80 (4.24%) Logistics
13 76 (4.03%) Programme Management
14 74 (3.93%) Service Delivery
15 73 (3.87%) MVC
16 69 (3.66%) Business Analysis
17 65 (3.45%) Incident Management
18 63 (3.34%) Software Engineering
19 61 (3.24%) SEO
20 58 (3.08%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 313 (16.60%) SQL
2 171 (9.07%) Java
3 134 (7.11%) JavaScript
4 125 (6.63%) C#
5 79 (4.19%) PHP
6 55 (2.92%) C
7 36 (1.91%) PL/SQL
8 34 (1.80%) C++
9 33 (1.75%) Shell Script
10 31 (1.64%) VB.NET
11 30 (1.59%) Python
12 29 (1.54%) VB
12 29 (1.54%) Ruby
12 29 (1.54%) PowerShell
13 25 (1.33%) Perl
14 18 (0.95%) T-SQL
15 14 (0.74%) VBScript
15 14 (0.74%) ABAP
16 8 (0.42%) Bash Shell
17 7 (0.37%) VB6
Qualifications
1 281 (14.91%) Security Cleared
2 227 (12.04%) Degree
3 150 (7.96%) SC Cleared
4 96 (5.09%) ISEB
5 52 (2.76%) ISTQB
6 48 (2.55%) Microsoft Certification
7 39 (2.07%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 33 (1.75%) DV Cleared
9 24 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 24 (1.27%) A+ Certification
10 22 (1.17%) ITIL Certification
10 22 (1.17%) Cisco Certification
11 20 (1.06%) PMI Certification
12 17 (0.90%) MCSE
12 17 (0.90%) CCNP
13 12 (0.64%) PMP
14 10 (0.53%) CISSP
14 10 (0.53%) MCITP
15 9 (0.48%) CCNA
15 9 (0.48%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 89 (4.72%) QA
2 23 (1.22%) SLA
3 14 (0.74%) PCI DSS
4 7 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (0.21%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.11%) GPG13
7 2 (0.11%) JSP 440
7 2 (0.11%) Basel II
7 2 (0.11%) COBIT
7 2 (0.11%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.11%) ISO 8583
8 1 (0.053%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 103 (5.46%) Active Directory
2 59 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (1.64%) Oracle RMAN
4 30 (1.59%) Oracle RAC
5 21 (1.11%) Hyper-V
6 12 (0.64%) XenApp
7 11 (0.58%) Microsoft App-V
8 10 (0.53%) ProxySG
9 9 (0.48%) Forefront TMG
10 7 (0.37%) ISA Server
10 7 (0.37%) vSphere
11 6 (0.32%) vCloud
12 5 (0.27%) XenDesktop
13 3 (0.16%) Terminal Server
14 2 (0.11%) Terminal Services
14 2 (0.11%) Snort
15 1 (0.053%) VMware ESX
15 1 (0.053%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 1 (0.053%) Gluster
15 1 (0.053%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 51 (2.71%) HP Quality Center
2 27 (1.43%) SCCM
3 23 (1.22%) NetBackup
4 21 (1.11%) SCOM
5 12 (0.64%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 9 (0.48%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 8 (0.42%) Netcool
8 6 (0.32%) Nagios
9 5 (0.27%) Puppet
10 4 (0.21%) ZABBIX
10 4 (0.21%) Opscode Chef
10 4 (0.21%) CA Spectrum
10 4 (0.21%) OpenView
10 4 (0.21%) CiscoWorks
10 4 (0.21%) Backup Exec
10 4 (0.21%) HP NNM
11 3 (0.16%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 3 (0.16%) Zenoss
11 3 (0.16%) Vagrant
12 2 (0.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 336 (17.82%) Microsoft
2 271 (14.38%) Fujitsu
3 219 (11.62%) Oracle
4 146 (7.75%) SAP
5 84 (4.46%) Cisco
6 78 (4.14%) VMware
7 77 (4.08%) IBM
8 65 (3.45%) Hyperion
9 55 (2.92%) Citrix
10 53 (2.81%) HP
11 45 (2.39%) hybris
12 37 (1.96%) Google
13 29 (1.54%) ATG
14 26 (1.38%) Omniture
14 26 (1.38%) Adobe
15 24 (1.27%) Salesforce.com
16 22 (1.17%) Juniper
16 22 (1.17%) Business Objects
17 20 (1.06%) Symantec
18 18 (0.95%) Dell
Reading, Berkshire
Verizon
Salary: Competitive basic + bonus and excellent company benefits
Posted: 27 minutes ago
Fleet, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + bonus, BUPA, pension
Posted: 17 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + pension, BUPA, bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
South East
Experis IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
Cognitive Group
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefitis
Posted: 19 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Sogeti
Posted: 21 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Wiggle
Salary: Attractive Basic + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Gym
Posted: 22 hours ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 22 hours ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 22 hours ago
Richmond, Surrey
Notonthehighstreet.com
Salary: Competitive salary + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Richmond, Surrey
Notonthehighstreet.com
Salary: Competitive salary + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Certes Computing Ltd (Birmingham)
Salary: car allowance, bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Yoh Company
Salary: £46000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Blue Octopus Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £38,000 to £42,000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £36000 - £40000 Per Annum On call allowance.
Posted: Yesterday
Eastleigh, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago