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 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 69 63 75
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +12
Permanent jobs citing Retail 220 196 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.54% 3.85% 3.27%
As % of the General category 9.76% 9.19% 8.56%
Number of salaries quoted 159 166 180
Average salary £40,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -3.37%
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
2255 2133 2184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 36.26% 41.92% 38.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1754 1721 1845
Average salary £41,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 19 September 2014.

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 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
Wiltshire +2 59 £38,250 -10.00% 11
Bristol +8 49 £40,000 +6.66% 14
Somerset -5 43 £42,500 +7.59% 3
Dorset +3 24 £36,250 -14.70% 3
Gloucestershire -11 22 £37,000 +20.32% 9
Devon -16 15 £24,500 -22.22% 4
Cornwall - 3 £45,000 -
Retail
England

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

1 163 (31.59%) E-Commerce
2 153 (29.65%) Agile Software Development
3 141 (27.33%) Finance
4 114 (22.09%) Java
5 107 (20.74%) SQL Server
6 102 (19.77%) Windows
7 97 (18.80%) Microsoft
8 91 (17.64%) Banking
9 90 (17.44%) MS Excel
10 87 (16.86%) hybris
11 81 (15.70%) SQL
12 78 (15.12%) Analytical Skills
13 76 (14.73%) Internet
14 71 (13.76%) IIS
15 67 (12.98%) Commerce Server
15 67 (12.98%) BizTalk Server
15 67 (12.98%) EPiServer
16 66 (12.79%) Fredhopper
17 65 (12.60%) Degree
18 61 (11.82%) Scrum
19 54 (10.47%) Project Management
19 54 (10.47%) Business Analysis
20 52 (10.08%) HTML
21 50 (9.69%) JavaScript
22 49 (9.50%) CSS
22 49 (9.50%) Credit Risk
23 46 (8.91%) Oracle
24 41 (7.95%) jQuery
25 40 (7.75%) OO
26 38 (7.36%) .NET

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 71 (13.76%) IIS
2 67 (12.98%) BizTalk Server
2 67 (12.98%) Commerce Server
3 19 (3.68%) SAS
4 5 (0.97%) CMS
5 4 (0.78%) MS Exchange
5 4 (0.78%) Confluence
6 2 (0.39%) WordPress
6 2 (0.39%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.39%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.19%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.19%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 90 (17.44%) MS Excel
2 31 (6.01%) Photoshop
3 21 (4.07%) MS Office
4 13 (2.52%) MS Project
5 7 (1.36%) Adobe Illustrator
5 7 (1.36%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.78%) Fireworks
7 3 (0.58%) MS Visio
8 2 (0.39%) InDesign
8 2 (0.39%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 66 (12.79%) Fredhopper
2 16 (3.10%) SAP CRM
2 16 (3.10%) Google Analytics
3 8 (1.55%) JDE OneWorld
4 4 (0.78%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.58%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.39%) Oracle Retail
6 2 (0.39%) Magento
7 1 (0.19%) Exchequer
7 1 (0.19%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.19%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.97%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (0.97%) SaaS
2 2 (0.39%) Office 365
2 2 (0.39%) Basecamp
3 1 (0.19%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 76 (14.73%) Internet
2 9 (1.74%) DNS
3 8 (1.55%) TCP/IP
3 8 (1.55%) Firewall
4 6 (1.16%) DHCP
5 5 (0.97%) VoIP
6 4 (0.78%) SMS
7 3 (0.58%) SMTP
7 3 (0.58%) HTTP
7 3 (0.58%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (0.58%) OSPF
7 3 (0.58%) BGP
7 3 (0.58%) EIGRP
7 3 (0.58%) Cisco PIX
7 3 (0.58%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (0.58%) FWSM
8 2 (0.39%) VLAN
8 2 (0.39%) 3G
8 2 (0.39%) WAN
8 2 (0.39%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (20.74%) SQL Server
2 17 (3.29%) MySQL
3 13 (2.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (2.13%) Relational Database
5 8 (1.55%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (1.55%) RDBMS
6 7 (1.36%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (1.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (1.16%) Base SAS
7 6 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (0.78%) RavenDB
8 4 (0.78%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (0.58%) DB2
9 3 (0.58%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (0.58%) QlikView
9 3 (0.58%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.39%) Big Data
10 2 (0.39%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.39%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 25 (4.84%) JIRA
2 13 (2.52%) WATIR
3 12 (2.33%) Selenium
4 11 (2.13%) Git (software)
5 9 (1.74%) WebDriver
6 5 (0.97%) NUnit
6 5 (0.97%) JUnit
6 5 (0.97%) Eclipse
7 4 (0.78%) Visual Studio
7 4 (0.78%) Subversion
7 4 (0.78%) ReSharper
7 4 (0.78%) Rhino Mocks
7 4 (0.78%) Moq
7 4 (0.78%) Cucumber
7 4 (0.78%) TeamCity
7 4 (0.78%) NCrunch
8 3 (0.58%) Axure RP
8 3 (0.58%) Maven
8 3 (0.58%) JMeter
8 3 (0.58%) Ant
General
1 141 (27.33%) Finance
2 91 (17.64%) Banking
3 35 (6.78%) Telecoms
4 34 (6.59%) Retail Banking
4 34 (6.59%) Marketing
5 16 (3.10%) Advertising
5 16 (3.10%) Games
6 15 (2.91%) Manufacturing
7 12 (2.33%) Back Office
8 7 (1.36%) Automotive
9 5 (0.97%) Electronics
10 3 (0.58%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.39%) Legal
11 2 (0.39%) Publishing
12 1 (0.19%) Online Betting
12 1 (0.19%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.19%) Wholesale Banking
12 1 (0.19%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 186 (36.05%) Analyst
2 106 (20.54%) Developer
3 66 (12.79%) Technical Analyst
4 51 (9.88%) Senior Analyst
5 48 (9.30%) Business Analyst
6 45 (8.72%) Project Manager
7 33 (6.40%) Java Developer
8 22 (4.26%) Test Analyst
8 22 (4.26%) Programmer
9 21 (4.07%) Senior Developer
9 21 (4.07%) Java Programmer
10 19 (3.68%) Architect
11 18 (3.49%) Software Engineer
12 16 (3.10%) Java Software Engineer
12 16 (3.10%) PHP Developer
13 15 (2.91%) Senior Business Analyst
13 15 (2.91%) Senior Manager
14 13 (2.52%) Programme Manager
15 12 (2.33%) Consultant
16 11 (2.13%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (10.08%) HTML
2 49 (9.50%) CSS
3 41 (7.95%) jQuery
4 38 (7.36%) .NET
5 25 (4.84%) XML
6 23 (4.46%) Web Services
7 20 (3.88%) ASP.NET
8 18 (3.49%) SOAP
8 18 (3.49%) RESTful
9 17 (3.29%) HTML5
10 14 (2.71%) .NET Framework
11 12 (2.33%) Spring
11 12 (2.33%) JSON
11 12 (2.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 12 (2.33%) iOS SDK
12 11 (2.13%) SAML
13 10 (1.94%) CSS3
14 8 (1.55%) MSMQ
15 7 (1.36%) ASP.NET MVC
16 6 (1.16%) Restlet
Miscellaneous
1 78 (15.12%) Analytical Skills
2 49 (9.50%) Credit Risk
3 31 (6.01%) Management Information System
4 24 (4.65%) Computer Science
5 19 (3.68%) EPoS
6 16 (3.10%) User Experience
7 10 (1.94%) Mainframe
8 9 (1.74%) Online Banking
9 8 (1.55%) Data Extraction
9 8 (1.55%) Social Media
9 8 (1.55%) Mobile App
9 8 (1.55%) Statistics
10 6 (1.16%) N-Tier
10 6 (1.16%) Digital Media
10 6 (1.16%) FMCG
10 6 (1.16%) Graphic Design
11 5 (0.97%) IBM Mainframe
11 5 (0.97%) Visualisation
12 4 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (0.78%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 102 (19.77%) Windows
2 22 (4.26%) Linux
3 21 (4.07%) Apple iOS
4 14 (2.71%) Mac OS X
5 9 (1.74%) Android
6 8 (1.55%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (1.16%) UNIX
7 6 (1.16%) Windows XP
8 5 (0.97%) MVS
8 5 (0.97%) Windows 7
9 4 (0.78%) Windows Phone
9 4 (0.78%) Windows 2000
9 4 (0.78%) Windows 8
10 3 (0.58%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.39%) CentOS
11 2 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.39%) Windows Phone 8
11 2 (0.39%) Debian
11 2 (0.39%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.19%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (31.59%) E-Commerce
2 153 (29.65%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (11.82%) Scrum
4 54 (10.47%) Project Management
4 54 (10.47%) Business Analysis
5 40 (7.75%) OO
6 33 (6.40%) ERP
6 33 (6.40%) PRINCE2
6 33 (6.40%) Mentoring
7 32 (6.20%) Analytics
8 31 (6.01%) CRM
9 29 (5.62%) TDD
9 29 (5.62%) Use Case
10 28 (5.43%) Business Intelligence
11 26 (5.04%) Test Scripting
12 23 (4.46%) Stakeholder Management
13 20 (3.88%) Data Management
14 19 (3.68%) Software Engineering
14 19 (3.68%) ITIL
14 19 (3.68%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 114 (22.09%) Java
2 81 (15.70%) SQL
3 50 (9.69%) JavaScript
4 30 (5.81%) PHP
5 28 (5.43%) C#
6 19 (3.68%) C++
7 18 (3.49%) C
8 13 (2.52%) PHP5
9 11 (2.13%) Objective-C
10 10 (1.94%) JCL
10 10 (1.94%) VB.NET
11 9 (1.74%) Ruby
11 9 (1.74%) T-SQL
12 5 (0.97%) Python
13 3 (0.58%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.39%) ABAP
14 2 (0.39%) VBA
14 2 (0.39%) XAML
14 2 (0.39%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.19%) VB
Qualifications
1 65 (12.60%) Degree
2 25 (4.84%) ISEB
3 10 (1.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 7 (1.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 5 (0.97%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (0.97%) CCNA
6 4 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (0.78%) CCNP
7 3 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (0.58%) PMI Certification
7 3 (0.58%) CCSA
8 2 (0.39%) CEH
8 2 (0.39%) MBA
8 2 (0.39%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.39%) Security Cleared
8 2 (0.39%) OSCP
8 2 (0.39%) OSCE
8 2 (0.39%) CCIE
9 1 (0.19%) HNC
9 1 (0.19%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (5.81%) QA
2 11 (2.13%) SLA
3 9 (1.74%) ISO 9001
4 6 (1.16%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.39%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (2.13%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.58%) ISA Server
2 3 (0.58%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 2 (0.39%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.39%) XenApp
3 2 (0.39%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.19%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 97 (18.80%) Microsoft
2 87 (16.86%) hybris
3 67 (12.98%) EPiServer
4 46 (8.91%) Oracle
5 30 (5.81%) SAP
6 17 (3.29%) Google
7 11 (2.13%) Teradata
8 8 (1.55%) Apple
9 7 (1.36%) IBM
9 7 (1.36%) Adobe
9 7 (1.36%) Citrix
10 6 (1.16%) Trillium
10 6 (1.16%) Cisco
10 6 (1.16%) NetSuite
11 4 (0.78%) Endeca
11 4 (0.78%) Zend
11 4 (0.78%) RedPrairie
11 4 (0.78%) F5
11 4 (0.78%) Twitter
11 4 (0.78%) CheckPoint
Gloucestershire
ISL
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000 per annum + car + bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
House of Fraser
Salary: 39000
Posted: Yesterday
South West
ISL
Salary: £38000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Huxley Associates
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum + Car, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Huxley Associates
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum + Car, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £37500 per annum - Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Devon
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + pension, Half day on a Friday!
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Huxley Associates
Salary: £44000 - £48000 per annum + bonus, pension, 30 days' holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Huxley Associates
Salary: £44000 - £48000 per annum + pension,bonus,30 days' holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
Somerset
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newton Abbot, Devon
Pro-Direct Sport
Salary: £20,000 - £29,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £51000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 to £50000 per annum - excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Devon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Devon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Huxley Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + pension, bonus, 28 days' holiday
Posted: 7 days ago
Somerset
Clarks
Posted: 8 days ago
Somerset
Clarks
Posted: 8 days ago
Poole
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £14000.00 - £18000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago