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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 59 53 75
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +22
Permanent jobs citing Retail 251 267 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 4.27% 4.34% 3.25%
As % of the General category 11.06% 11.36% 7.74%
Number of salaries quoted 176 202 134
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £33,180 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 West region.

General Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2269 2350 2195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 38.61% 38.24% 41.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1819 1771 1773
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Retail
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Retail Salary Trend in the South West

Retail
Salary Histogram in the South West

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

Retail Salary Histogram in the South West

Retail
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the South West region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Gloucestershire +15 64 £60,000 +62.16% 9
Wiltshire -14 50 £40,000 - 14
Bristol -7 45 £55,000 - 22
Dorset +19 44 £35,000 -30.34% 3
Somerset -18 26 £45,000 +5.88% 12
Devon -15 18 £35,000 -5.40% 2
Retail
England

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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.

1 216 (41.62%) Finance
2 140 (26.97%) Agile Software Development
3 138 (26.59%) Banking
4 116 (22.35%) SQL
5 115 (22.16%) E-Commerce
6 97 (18.69%) Business Intelligence
7 96 (18.50%) Java
8 89 (17.15%) Oracle
9 88 (16.96%) Scrum
10 72 (13.87%) Degree
11 69 (13.29%) Project Management
12 67 (12.91%) SAP
13 66 (12.72%) Spring
14 62 (11.95%) Analytical Skills
15 60 (11.56%) Telecoms
16 56 (10.79%) Data Warehouse
17 54 (10.40%) MySQL
18 53 (10.21%) Manufacturing
19 52 (10.02%) Programme Management
20 51 (9.83%) TDD
21 50 (9.63%) C#
22 49 (9.44%) Software Engineering
23 47 (9.06%) Marketing
23 47 (9.06%) OO
23 47 (9.06%) Management Information System
24 46 (8.86%) Web Services
25 45 (8.67%) ERP
26 41 (7.90%) HTML
27 40 (7.71%) BusinessObjects
28 39 (7.51%) J2EE

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 35 (6.74%) SAS
2 28 (5.39%) JBoss
3 17 (3.28%) WebSphere
4 10 (1.93%) CICS
5 8 (1.54%) Commerce Server
6 7 (1.35%) Oracle Workflow
7 6 (1.16%) CMS
7 6 (1.16%) WebLogic
8 5 (0.96%) Mule
9 4 (0.77%) Tomcat
9 4 (0.77%) MQSeries
9 4 (0.77%) Mule ESB
10 3 (0.58%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (0.39%) SharePoint
11 2 (0.39%) MS Exchange
11 2 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2010
12 1 (0.19%) Node.js
12 1 (0.19%) WordPress
12 1 (0.19%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.19%) Drupal
Applications
1 23 (4.43%) MS Excel
1 23 (4.43%) MS Visio
2 16 (3.08%) MS Project
3 9 (1.73%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (1.35%) MS Office
5 2 (0.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.19%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.19%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (0.19%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 33 (6.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 15 (2.89%) SAP CRM
3 6 (1.16%) Magento
3 6 (1.16%) Oracle Retail
4 5 (0.96%) WebTrends
5 3 (0.58%) SAP MM
5 3 (0.58%) SAP SD
6 2 (0.39%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.19%) SAP SCM
7 1 (0.19%) SAP LE
7 1 (0.19%) SAP WM
7 1 (0.19%) SAP Retail
7 1 (0.19%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.12%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (0.96%) Google Analytics
3 4 (0.77%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (0.77%) SaaS
4 3 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.39%) IaaS
5 2 (0.39%) PaaS
6 1 (0.19%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (0.19%) Office 365
6 1 (0.19%) Lucidchart
Communications & Networking
1 16 (3.08%) Firewall
2 14 (2.70%) TCP/IP
3 7 (1.35%) Internet
4 6 (1.16%) HTTPS
4 6 (1.16%) HTTP
5 5 (0.96%) VPN
5 5 (0.96%) DSL
6 4 (0.77%) IPsec
6 4 (0.77%) Network Security
6 4 (0.77%) NAS
6 4 (0.77%) FTP
6 4 (0.77%) LDAP
7 3 (0.58%) Broadband
7 3 (0.58%) VoIP
8 1 (0.19%) WAN
8 1 (0.19%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.19%) IP Telephony
8 1 (0.19%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (10.79%) Data Warehouse
2 54 (10.40%) MySQL
3 40 (7.71%) BusinessObjects
4 29 (5.59%) SQL Server
5 14 (2.70%) DB2
5 14 (2.70%) NoSQL
6 13 (2.50%) MongoDB
7 12 (2.31%) Oracle Database
7 12 (2.31%) Relational Database
8 9 (1.73%) BusinessObjects XI
9 7 (1.35%) Oracle ODI
10 6 (1.16%) Oracle OWB
11 5 (0.96%) Data Mart
11 5 (0.96%) RDBMS
11 5 (0.96%) Oracle Reports
11 5 (0.96%) Base SAS
11 5 (0.96%) Oracle Database 11g
11 5 (0.96%) Oracle BI EE
12 4 (0.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 4 (0.77%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 36 (6.94%) JUnit
2 26 (5.01%) Git (software)
3 24 (4.62%) Selenium
4 18 (3.47%) Toad
5 16 (3.08%) Maven
6 11 (2.12%) Eclipse
6 11 (2.12%) Jenkins
7 10 (1.93%) JMeter
7 10 (1.93%) FitNesse
8 9 (1.73%) JIRA
8 9 (1.73%) NetBeans
8 9 (1.73%) Visual Studio
8 9 (1.73%) Hudson
9 6 (1.16%) IntelliJ
10 4 (0.77%) Subversion
10 4 (0.77%) TestNG
10 4 (0.77%) Ant
10 4 (0.77%) Gradle
11 3 (0.58%) Mercurial
11 3 (0.58%) TeamCity
General
1 216 (41.62%) Finance
2 138 (26.59%) Banking
3 60 (11.56%) Telecoms
4 53 (10.21%) Manufacturing
5 47 (9.06%) Marketing
6 33 (6.36%) Electronics
7 24 (4.62%) Games
8 13 (2.50%) Retail Banking
9 12 (2.31%) Back Office
10 11 (2.12%) Law
11 10 (1.93%) General Ledger
12 9 (1.73%) Financial Institution
13 5 (0.96%) Aerospace
13 5 (0.96%) Military
13 5 (0.96%) Investment Banking
14 4 (0.77%) Publishing
14 4 (0.77%) Legal
15 3 (0.58%) Billing
16 1 (0.19%) Advertising
16 1 (0.19%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 159 (30.64%) Analyst
2 104 (20.04%) Developer
3 84 (16.18%) Business Analyst
4 54 (10.40%) Senior Analyst
5 44 (8.48%) Java Developer
6 38 (7.32%) Architect
7 37 (7.13%) Project Manager
8 35 (6.74%) Senior Business Analyst
9 22 (4.24%) Software Engineer
9 22 (4.24%) Test Analyst
10 20 (3.85%) Graduate
10 20 (3.85%) Senior Developer
11 16 (3.08%) Software Developer
12 15 (2.89%) Junior
12 15 (2.89%) Consultant
12 15 (2.89%) Head of Technology
12 15 (2.89%) PMO Manager
13 13 (2.50%) Senior Test Analyst
14 12 (2.31%) Administrator
14 12 (2.31%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (12.72%) Spring
2 46 (8.86%) Web Services
3 41 (7.90%) HTML
4 39 (7.51%) J2EE
5 34 (6.55%) .NET
5 34 (6.55%) Hibernate
6 30 (5.78%) CSS
7 25 (4.82%) Java EE
7 25 (4.82%) REST
8 24 (4.62%) Apache Camel
9 23 (4.43%) JBoss Seam
10 22 (4.24%) SOAP
11 19 (3.66%) Apache CXF
11 19 (3.66%) JSON
11 19 (3.66%) Spring MVC
12 18 (3.47%) XML
13 17 (3.28%) AngularJS
14 16 (3.08%) JPA
15 12 (2.31%) ASP.NET
16 11 (2.12%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 62 (11.95%) Analytical Skills
2 47 (9.06%) Management Information System
3 33 (6.36%) DTV
4 27 (5.20%) Mathematics
5 19 (3.66%) Mainframe
6 12 (2.31%) User Experience
7 11 (2.12%) Computer Science
8 10 (1.93%) Online Banking
9 6 (1.16%) FMCG
9 6 (1.16%) Mobile App
10 5 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (0.96%) Data Protection Act
10 5 (0.96%) Visualisation
10 5 (0.96%) IBM Mainframe
10 5 (0.96%) Data Conversion
10 5 (0.96%) Data Extraction
10 5 (0.96%) EPoS
10 5 (0.96%) E-Learning
11 4 (0.77%) Copywriting
11 4 (0.77%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 24 (4.62%) Linux
2 21 (4.05%) UNIX
3 14 (2.70%) zOS
4 12 (2.31%) Windows
5 7 (1.35%) Android
5 7 (1.35%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.58%) CentOS
7 2 (0.39%) Data ONTAP
8 1 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.19%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.19%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.19%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.19%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (26.97%) Agile Software Development
2 115 (22.16%) E-Commerce
3 97 (18.69%) Business Intelligence
4 88 (16.96%) Scrum
5 69 (13.29%) Project Management
6 52 (10.02%) Programme Management
7 51 (9.83%) TDD
8 49 (9.44%) Software Engineering
9 47 (9.06%) OO
10 45 (8.67%) ERP
11 38 (7.32%) Digital Marketing
12 37 (7.13%) UML
13 35 (6.74%) ITIL
14 31 (5.97%) OOP
14 31 (5.97%) Continuous Improvement
15 30 (5.78%) BDD
16 29 (5.59%) Service Delivery
17 28 (5.39%) Business Analysis
17 28 (5.39%) Enterprise Architecture
18 27 (5.20%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 116 (22.35%) SQL
2 96 (18.50%) Java
3 50 (9.63%) C#
4 34 (6.55%) C
5 25 (4.82%) JavaScript
6 19 (3.66%) PL/SQL
7 17 (3.28%) PHP
8 13 (2.50%) C++
9 9 (1.73%) Python
10 6 (1.16%) Groovy
10 6 (1.16%) Ruby
10 6 (1.16%) VBA
11 4 (0.77%) PHP5
11 4 (0.77%) PL/1
11 4 (0.77%) JCL
11 4 (0.77%) VB
11 4 (0.77%) VB.NET
11 4 (0.77%) Perl
12 2 (0.39%) RPG
12 2 (0.39%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 72 (13.87%) Degree
2 32 (6.17%) ISEB
3 12 (2.31%) ACCA
3 12 (2.31%) CISA
4 10 (1.93%) CCSA
4 10 (1.93%) CCSE
5 8 (1.54%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (1.16%) CISM
6 6 (1.16%) HND
6 6 (1.16%) Security Cleared
7 5 (0.96%) MBA
8 4 (0.77%) SC Cleared
9 3 (0.58%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.39%) CIMA
10 2 (0.39%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (0.39%) HNC
10 2 (0.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (0.39%) NCDA
10 2 (0.39%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (5.01%) SLA
2 13 (2.50%) QA
3 7 (1.35%) Basel II
4 5 (0.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.19%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 12 (2.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (1.93%) RACF
3 5 (0.96%) ACF2
4 4 (0.77%) Active Directory
4 4 (0.77%) Samba
5 3 (0.58%) vSphere
6 2 (0.39%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (1.93%) zSecure
2 5 (0.96%) HP Operations Orchestration
3 4 (0.77%) CA Endevor
4 3 (0.58%) Puppet
5 2 (0.39%) Vagrant
5 2 (0.39%) Ansible
5 2 (0.39%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (0.39%) Control-M
6 1 (0.19%) SCCM
6 1 (0.19%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 89 (17.15%) Oracle
2 67 (12.91%) SAP
3 31 (5.97%) IBM
4 29 (5.59%) Microsoft
5 26 (5.01%) hybris
6 17 (3.28%) RedPrairie
6 17 (3.28%) Demandware
6 17 (3.28%) ATG
7 14 (2.70%) VMware
8 13 (2.50%) Twitter
9 11 (2.12%) Cisco
10 10 (1.93%) CheckPoint
11 7 (1.35%) NetApp
12 6 (1.16%) HP
12 6 (1.16%) Google
13 5 (0.96%) JDA
13 5 (0.96%) Apple
14 4 (0.77%) Red Hat
15 3 (0.58%) Adobe
15 3 (0.58%) Xamarin
Gloucestershire
Superdry
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits, generous holiday, dis
Posted: 18 hours ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Screwfix
Posted: 18 hours ago
Somerset
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 55k per year + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wiltshire
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £18000.0000 - £28000.0000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
The Curve Group
Posted: Yesterday
Yeovil, Somerset
Screwfix
Posted: Yesterday
Ham, Wiltshire
Cognizant
Posted: Yesterday
Ilchester, Somerset
Screwfix
Salary: Competitive + pension + more
Posted: Yesterday
Yeovil, Somerset
Screwfix
Salary: Competitive + pension + more
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Nationwide
Salary: £41535 - £53073 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Screwfix
Salary: Market related
Posted: 2 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Screwfix
Salary: Market related
Posted: 2 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Screwfix
Salary: Market related
Posted: 3 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Screwfix
Salary: Market related
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Pension, Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k - £60k plus attractive benefits, 30 days holiday and extensive ca
Posted: 3 days ago