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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 56 77 73
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -4
Permanent jobs citing Retail 32 18 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.96% 1.54% 1.63%
As % of the General category 8.29% 5.04% 5.47%
Number of salaries quoted 23 17 11
Average salary £40,000 £31,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.03% -1.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,400 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,200 £70,800 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -3.37%
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
386 357 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 35.67% 30.51% 29.78%
Number of salaries quoted 352 307 247
Average salary £35,500 £35,065 £36,600
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.24% -4.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 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
Cardiff +1 23 £40,000 +33.33% 6
Torfaen - 7 £40,000 -
Newport +14 1 £40,000 -11.11%
Retail
Wales

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 43 (64.18%) Finance
2 18 (26.87%) SQL Server
3 15 (22.39%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (22.39%) Microsoft
4 14 (20.90%) SQL
4 14 (20.90%) Telecoms
5 13 (19.40%) Management Information System
5 13 (19.40%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (19.40%) PRINCE2
5 13 (19.40%) Configuration Management
5 13 (19.40%) Project Management
6 12 (17.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 12 (17.91%) Risk Assessment
6 12 (17.91%) Programme Management
6 12 (17.91%) Risk Management
6 12 (17.91%) Quality Management
6 12 (17.91%) Migration
6 12 (17.91%) Fujitsu
6 12 (17.91%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 12 (17.91%) SC Cleared
6 12 (17.91%) Security Cleared
6 12 (17.91%) Change Control
7 11 (16.42%) SQL Server 2012
7 11 (16.42%) .NET
8 10 (14.93%) E-Commerce
9 9 (13.43%) Banking
9 9 (13.43%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (11.94%) Incident Management
10 8 (11.94%) Legal
10 8 (11.94%) Electronics

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 4 (5.97%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.48%) IIS
3 2 (2.99%) SAS
3 2 (2.99%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.49%) Lync
4 1 (1.49%) Apache
4 1 (1.49%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (5.97%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.99%) SPSS
2 2 (2.99%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.99%) MS Office
3 1 (1.49%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.99%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.49%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.96%) LAN
1 6 (8.96%) WAN
1 6 (8.96%) TCP/IP
1 6 (8.96%) Firewall
2 5 (7.46%) Internet
2 5 (7.46%) VoIP
3 3 (4.48%) DHCP
3 3 (4.48%) DNS
4 1 (1.49%) SNMP
4 1 (1.49%) VPN
4 1 (1.49%) ADSL
4 1 (1.49%) ISDN
4 1 (1.49%) OSPF
4 1 (1.49%) BGP
4 1 (1.49%) EIGRP
4 1 (1.49%) IGRP
4 1 (1.49%) PPTP
4 1 (1.49%) IPsec
4 1 (1.49%) VLAN
4 1 (1.49%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (26.87%) SQL Server
2 11 (16.42%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (13.43%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (10.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (10.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (8.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (2.99%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.49%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (5.97%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.48%) NUnit
2 3 (4.48%) Subversion
2 3 (4.48%) Rhino Mocks
3 2 (2.99%) JIRA
4 1 (1.49%) WATIR
4 1 (1.49%) Selenium
4 1 (1.49%) WebDriver
General
1 43 (64.18%) Finance
2 14 (20.90%) Telecoms
3 9 (13.43%) Banking
4 8 (11.94%) Electronics
4 8 (11.94%) Legal
5 6 (8.96%) Manufacturing
6 4 (5.97%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.49%) Welsh Language
7 1 (1.49%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (25.37%) Developer
2 13 (19.40%) Project Manager
3 12 (17.91%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 12 (17.91%) Infrastructure Manager
4 6 (8.96%) Head of Development
5 5 (7.46%) Enterprise Architect
5 5 (7.46%) Senior Network Consultant
5 5 (7.46%) Web Developer
5 5 (7.46%) Senior Consultant
5 5 (7.46%) Consultant
5 5 (7.46%) Architect
5 5 (7.46%) Network Consultant
5 5 (7.46%) .NET Developer
5 5 (7.46%) SQL Developer
6 3 (4.48%) Senior Project Manager
6 3 (4.48%) Support Engineer
6 3 (4.48%) Administrator
6 3 (4.48%) Analyst
6 3 (4.48%) Software Developer
6 3 (4.48%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (16.42%) .NET
2 8 (11.94%) ASP.NET
3 7 (10.45%) CSS
3 7 (10.45%) HTML
4 5 (7.46%) WCF
5 4 (5.97%) .NET Framework
5 4 (5.97%) XHTML
6 3 (4.48%) NHibernate
6 3 (4.48%) MonoRail
6 3 (4.48%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (4.48%) Castle Windsor
6 3 (4.48%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 2 (2.99%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (2.99%) WinForms
7 2 (2.99%) XML
8 1 (1.49%) Web Services
8 1 (1.49%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 13 (19.40%) Management Information System
2 5 (7.46%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.97%) Clustering
3 4 (5.97%) EPoS
4 3 (4.48%) Replication
5 2 (2.99%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.99%) Open Source
6 1 (1.49%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.46%) Windows
2 3 (4.48%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (4.48%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (2.99%) Windows XP
3 2 (2.99%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.49%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (22.39%) Stakeholder Management
2 13 (19.40%) PRINCE2
2 13 (19.40%) Configuration Management
2 13 (19.40%) Project Management
2 13 (19.40%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (17.91%) Risk Assessment
3 12 (17.91%) Quality Management
3 12 (17.91%) Risk Management
3 12 (17.91%) Migration
3 12 (17.91%) Change Control
3 12 (17.91%) Programme Management
4 10 (14.93%) E-Commerce
5 8 (11.94%) Incident Management
6 6 (8.96%) ERP
6 6 (8.96%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (7.46%) OO
7 5 (7.46%) MVC
7 5 (7.46%) Information Security
7 5 (7.46%) Logistics
8 4 (5.97%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 14 (20.90%) SQL
2 7 (10.45%) C#
3 6 (8.96%) T-SQL
4 4 (5.97%) JavaScript
5 3 (4.48%) VB.NET
6 2 (2.99%) PHP
6 2 (2.99%) Java
6 2 (2.99%) R
7 1 (1.49%) AWK
7 1 (1.49%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 12 (17.91%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 12 (17.91%) SC Cleared
1 12 (17.91%) Security Cleared
1 12 (17.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 6 (8.96%) CCNP
2 6 (8.96%) CCNA
2 6 (8.96%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (7.46%) CCDP
4 3 (4.48%) CISSP
5 2 (2.99%) MCSD
5 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.99%) ISEB
5 2 (2.99%) ISTQB
5 2 (2.99%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (1.49%) Degree
6 1 (1.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.48%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.99%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.99%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 15 (22.39%) Microsoft
2 12 (17.91%) Fujitsu
3 6 (8.96%) Cisco
4 2 (2.99%) T-Plan
5 1 (1.49%) Nokia
5 1 (1.49%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.49%) CheckPoint
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £42500 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff
Networx Recruitment
Salary: £25,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 8 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Applied Card Technologies
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Applied Card Technologies
Salary: From £22,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago