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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 73 74 50
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -24
Permanent jobs citing Retail 19 14 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.58% 1.40% 3.92%
As % of the General category 3.90% 3.26% 12.02%
Number of salaries quoted 16 7 33
Average salary £38,750 £33,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.67% -16.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £25,500 £26,700
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £115,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
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
487 429 341
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 40.38% 42.81% 32.60%
Number of salaries quoted 424 332 284
Average salary £40,000 £38,783 £36,400
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.13% +6.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,950 £25,250 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +2.38%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +6 15 £38,750 +15.67% 3
Newport -11 2 £19,500 -
Retail
Wales

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (60.00%) Finance
2 27 (45.00%) Banking
3 20 (33.33%) SQL
4 15 (25.00%) CRM
5 13 (21.67%) QA
6 12 (20.00%) Change Management
7 11 (18.33%) Microsoft
7 11 (18.33%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (13.33%) SQL Server
9 7 (11.67%) .NET
9 7 (11.67%) C#
9 7 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (10.00%) Test Strategy
10 6 (10.00%) HTML
10 6 (10.00%) Java
10 6 (10.00%) ERP
10 6 (10.00%) Web Services
10 6 (10.00%) Project Management
10 6 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (10.00%) Business Analysis
10 6 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
10 6 (10.00%) Dynamics AX
10 6 (10.00%) HTML5
11 5 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (8.33%) Degree
11 5 (8.33%) JSON
11 5 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
11 5 (8.33%) Automotive
11 5 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (8.33%) MVC

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 4 (6.67%) SAS
2 1 (1.67%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.33%) SPSS
2 2 (3.33%) EViews
Business Applications
1 6 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 6 (10.00%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.33%) TCP/IP
1 2 (3.33%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.67%) MS Access
2 4 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (5.00%) Data Mining
3 3 (5.00%) Big Data
4 2 (3.33%) Cognos Report Studio
4 2 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.67%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.67%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.67%) Hudson
2 1 (1.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (1.67%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.67%) JMeter
2 1 (1.67%) NetBeans
2 1 (1.67%) Maven
General
1 36 (60.00%) Finance
2 27 (45.00%) Banking
3 5 (8.33%) Automotive
4 4 (6.67%) Legal
4 4 (6.67%) Electronics
4 4 (6.67%) Telecoms
5 3 (5.00%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.67%) Marketing
6 1 (1.67%) French Language
6 1 (1.67%) German Language
Job Titles
1 15 (25.00%) Developer
2 12 (20.00%) Analyst
3 8 (13.33%) Business Analyst
4 6 (10.00%) Business Architect
4 6 (10.00%) Architect
5 5 (8.33%) Test Leader
6 4 (6.67%) SQL Developer
6 4 (6.67%) Business Systems Analyst
6 4 (6.67%) Systems Analyst
7 3 (5.00%) Software Developer
7 3 (5.00%) Java Developer
7 3 (5.00%) .NET Developer
7 3 (5.00%) Java Software Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) Software Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) Head of IT
7 3 (5.00%) Java Software Developer
8 2 (3.33%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (3.33%) Applications Support Engineer
8 2 (3.33%) Infrastructure Manager
8 2 (3.33%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.67%) .NET
2 6 (10.00%) Web Services
2 6 (10.00%) HTML5
2 6 (10.00%) HTML
3 5 (8.33%) AngularJS
3 5 (8.33%) JSON
4 4 (6.67%) REST
4 4 (6.67%) XML
4 4 (6.67%) WinForms
5 3 (5.00%) Spring
5 3 (5.00%) .NET Framework
5 3 (5.00%) Spring Integration
6 2 (3.33%) LESS
6 2 (3.33%) Ember.js
6 2 (3.33%) CSS3
6 2 (3.33%) Backbone.js
6 2 (3.33%) jQuery
6 2 (3.33%) ASP.NET
6 2 (3.33%) CSS
6 2 (3.33%) Kendo UI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.67%) Credit Risk
3 3 (5.00%) Open Source
3 3 (5.00%) Mobile App
3 3 (5.00%) Fixed Income
3 3 (5.00%) Economics
3 3 (5.00%) Statistics
3 3 (5.00%) Mathematics
4 2 (3.33%) User Experience
5 1 (1.67%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.67%) UNIX
1 1 (1.67%) Windows
1 1 (1.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (25.00%) CRM
2 12 (20.00%) Change Management
3 11 (18.33%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (10.00%) Project Management
4 6 (10.00%) ERP
4 6 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (10.00%) Business Analysis
4 6 (10.00%) Test Strategy
5 5 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
5 5 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (8.33%) MVC
5 5 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (6.67%) OO
6 4 (6.67%) Data Analysis
6 4 (6.67%) Analytics
7 3 (5.00%) Software Engineering
7 3 (5.00%) Business Development
7 3 (5.00%) Scrum
7 3 (5.00%) OOA/OOD
8 2 (3.33%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 20 (33.33%) SQL
2 7 (11.67%) C#
3 6 (10.00%) Java
4 5 (8.33%) JavaScript
5 4 (6.67%) T-SQL
5 4 (6.67%) VB
6 2 (3.33%) MATLAB
6 2 (3.33%) R
6 2 (3.33%) C++
6 2 (3.33%) C
7 1 (1.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (8.33%) Degree
2 3 (5.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (5.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.00%) ISEB
3 1 (1.67%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.67%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (21.67%) QA
2 1 (1.67%) Basel II
Systems Management
1 1 (1.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (18.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.67%) Oracle
3 3 (5.00%) SAP
4 2 (3.33%) Cognos
4 2 (3.33%) Twitter
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techfolk Ltd
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