The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 61 83 58
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -25
Permanent jobs citing Retail 40 3 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.34% 0.34% 2.63%
As % of the General category 7.66% 0.82% 6.40%
Number of salaries quoted 22 3 13
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +40.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,800 £30,400 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,850 £64,400 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Retail
Wales

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

General Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
522 364 375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 43.54% 41.70% 41.12%
Number of salaries quoted 466 303 314
Average salary £38,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.58% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £50,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Retail
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Retail Salary Trend in South Wales

Retail
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Retail across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Retail Salary Histogram in South Wales

Retail
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
Cardiff +14 40 £40,000 -20.00% 10
Retail
Wales

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 36 (55.38%) Finance
2 35 (53.85%) Banking
3 20 (30.77%) QA
4 17 (26.15%) Change Management
5 15 (23.08%) SQL
6 13 (20.00%) CRM
7 10 (15.38%) Project Management
7 10 (15.38%) SQL Server
7 10 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (13.85%) Degree
9 8 (12.31%) Microsoft
10 7 (10.77%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (10.77%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (10.77%) Test Strategy
10 7 (10.77%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (9.23%) Business Development
11 6 (9.23%) Dynamics CRM
11 6 (9.23%) .NET
11 6 (9.23%) C#
11 6 (9.23%) MS Excel
12 5 (7.69%) ERP
12 5 (7.69%) T-SQL
12 5 (7.69%) SAS
12 5 (7.69%) Electronics
12 5 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 5 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 5 (7.69%) Data Analysis
12 5 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
12 5 (7.69%) Legal
12 5 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 5 (7.69%) SAS
2 1 (1.54%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (9.23%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.62%) SPSS
3 2 (3.08%) EViews
4 1 (1.54%) MS Office
4 1 (1.54%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (9.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (6.15%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (3.08%) SAP CRM
4 1 (1.54%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.08%) DHCP
1 2 (3.08%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (6.15%) Data Mining
4 2 (3.08%) Cognos Report Studio
4 2 (3.08%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.54%) MS Access
5 1 (1.54%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (3.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (1.54%) WATIR
2 1 (1.54%) Selenium
2 1 (1.54%) JIRA
2 1 (1.54%) WebDriver
General
1 36 (55.38%) Finance
2 35 (53.85%) Banking
3 5 (7.69%) Electronics
3 5 (7.69%) Legal
4 4 (6.15%) Retail Banking
5 2 (3.08%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.08%) Automotive
6 1 (1.54%) Marketing
6 1 (1.54%) French Language
6 1 (1.54%) German Language
Job Titles
1 12 (18.46%) Developer
2 10 (15.38%) Analyst
3 6 (9.23%) Business Architect
3 6 (9.23%) Architect
4 5 (7.69%) Business Analyst
4 5 (7.69%) SQL Developer
4 5 (7.69%) Test Leader
5 3 (4.62%) Head of IT
5 3 (4.62%) .NET Developer
5 3 (4.62%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (4.62%) Head of Development
6 2 (3.08%) Functional Consultant
6 2 (3.08%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 2 (3.08%) SAP CRM Consultant
6 2 (3.08%) Java Developer
6 2 (3.08%) CRM Consultant
6 2 (3.08%) SAP Functional Consultant
6 2 (3.08%) SAP Consultant
6 2 (3.08%) Java Software Engineer
6 2 (3.08%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.23%) .NET
2 4 (6.15%) HTML5
2 4 (6.15%) HTML
2 4 (6.15%) XML
3 3 (4.62%) Web Services
3 3 (4.62%) .NET Framework
3 3 (4.62%) WinForms
4 2 (3.08%) REST
4 2 (3.08%) AngularJS
4 2 (3.08%) Spring Integration
4 2 (3.08%) JSON
4 2 (3.08%) Spring
5 1 (1.54%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.54%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.77%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.15%) Credit Risk
3 3 (4.62%) Economics
3 3 (4.62%) Statistics
3 3 (4.62%) Mathematics
3 3 (4.62%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.08%) FMCG
4 2 (3.08%) Open Source
4 2 (3.08%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.08%) Clustering
4 2 (3.08%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.54%) PMI
5 1 (1.54%) EPoS
5 1 (1.54%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.08%) Windows 7
1 2 (3.08%) Windows XP
1 2 (3.08%) Windows
2 1 (1.54%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (26.15%) Change Management
2 13 (20.00%) CRM
3 10 (15.38%) Project Management
3 10 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (10.77%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (10.77%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (10.77%) Test Strategy
5 6 (9.23%) Business Development
6 5 (7.69%) ERP
6 5 (7.69%) Data Analysis
6 5 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (7.69%) Analytics
7 4 (6.15%) Business Analysis
8 3 (4.62%) E-Commerce
9 2 (3.08%) Test Scripting
9 2 (3.08%) Predictive Modelling
9 2 (3.08%) Waterfall
9 2 (3.08%) Web Application Development
9 2 (3.08%) Software Engineering
9 2 (3.08%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (23.08%) SQL
2 6 (9.23%) C#
3 5 (7.69%) T-SQL
4 4 (6.15%) Java
5 3 (4.62%) VB
5 3 (4.62%) R
6 2 (3.08%) MATLAB
6 2 (3.08%) C
6 2 (3.08%) C++
6 2 (3.08%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.54%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (13.85%) Degree
2 4 (6.15%) ISEB
3 2 (3.08%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.08%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.54%) Postgraduate
4 1 (1.54%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.54%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.54%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (30.77%) QA
2 1 (1.54%) Basel II
System Software
1 2 (3.08%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.54%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 8 (12.31%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.62%) Oracle
2 3 (4.62%) SAP
3 2 (3.08%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (3.08%) Cognos
4 1 (1.54%) T-Plan
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