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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 67 64 75
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +11
Permanent jobs citing Retail 231 217 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.67% 4.12% 3.39%
As % of the General category 10.06% 9.89% 8.72%
Number of salaries quoted 158 181 181
Average salary £39,250 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.87% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%
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
2297 2194 2156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 36.52% 41.63% 38.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1812 1814 1783
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,500 £25,000
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 21 October 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 21 October 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
Bristol +24 74 £42,500 -5.55% 22
Wiltshire -10 55 £37,500 -11.76% 12
Somerset -13 35 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Dorset -5 22 £36,250 -9.37% 6
Devon -9 20 £24,500 -34.66% 4
Gloucestershire -26 15 £37,000 +20.32% 6
Cornwall - 3 £45,000 -
Retail
England

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 145 (29.41%) E-Commerce
2 144 (29.21%) Agile Software Development
3 133 (26.98%) Finance
4 116 (23.53%) Banking
5 115 (23.33%) Java
6 110 (22.31%) SQL Server
7 104 (21.10%) Windows
8 100 (20.28%) Microsoft
9 93 (18.86%) MS Excel
10 83 (16.84%) hybris
11 81 (16.43%) SQL
12 71 (14.40%) IIS
12 71 (14.40%) Internet
13 67 (13.59%) BizTalk Server
13 67 (13.59%) EPiServer
14 66 (13.39%) Commerce Server
14 66 (13.39%) Fredhopper
15 63 (12.78%) JavaScript
15 63 (12.78%) HTML
15 63 (12.78%) Degree
16 59 (11.97%) CSS
17 56 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
18 55 (11.16%) Scrum
18 55 (11.16%) Project Management
19 53 (10.75%) Business Analysis
20 50 (10.14%) jQuery
20 50 (10.14%) .NET
21 49 (9.94%) Oracle
22 40 (8.11%) C#
23 39 (7.91%) OO

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 (14.40%) IIS
2 67 (13.59%) BizTalk Server
3 66 (13.39%) Commerce Server
4 12 (2.43%) SAS
5 6 (1.22%) CMS
6 5 (1.01%) MS Exchange
7 4 (0.81%) Confluence
8 3 (0.61%) WordPress
9 2 (0.41%) Joomla!
9 2 (0.41%) Apache
10 1 (0.20%) JBoss
10 1 (0.20%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.20%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.20%) Umbraco
Applications
1 93 (18.86%) MS Excel
2 34 (6.90%) Photoshop
3 18 (3.65%) MS Office
4 11 (2.23%) MS Project
5 9 (1.83%) MS PowerPoint
6 7 (1.42%) Fireworks
6 7 (1.42%) Adobe Illustrator
7 4 (0.81%) MS Visio
8 3 (0.61%) NASTRAN
9 2 (0.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 2 (0.41%) InDesign
10 1 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 66 (13.39%) Fredhopper
2 22 (4.46%) Google Analytics
3 14 (2.84%) SAP CRM
4 6 (1.22%) JDE OneWorld
5 5 (1.01%) Dynamics NAV
6 4 (0.81%) Oracle ERP
7 3 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 3 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
7 3 (0.61%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (0.41%) Oracle Retail
9 1 (0.20%) Oracle Financials
9 1 (0.20%) Exchequer
9 1 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
9 1 (0.20%) TIBCO iProcess
9 1 (0.20%) Magento
9 1 (0.20%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (0.81%) SaaS
3 1 (0.20%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 71 (14.40%) Internet
2 9 (1.83%) DNS
3 6 (1.22%) Firewall
4 5 (1.01%) TCP/IP
4 5 (1.01%) DHCP
5 4 (0.81%) VoIP
6 3 (0.61%) HTTP
6 3 (0.61%) SMTP
6 3 (0.61%) EIGRP
6 3 (0.61%) OSPF
6 3 (0.61%) BGP
6 3 (0.61%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (0.61%) Cisco PIX
6 3 (0.61%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (0.61%) FWSM
7 2 (0.41%) 3G
7 2 (0.41%) Bluetooth
7 2 (0.41%) Broadband
7 2 (0.41%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.20%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (22.31%) SQL Server
2 19 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
3 15 (3.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (2.84%) MySQL
5 13 (2.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (2.43%) Relational Database
7 11 (2.23%) SQL Server 2008
8 9 (1.83%) RDBMS
8 9 (1.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 8 (1.62%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (1.22%) SQL Server 2005
10 6 (1.22%) Base SAS
11 5 (1.01%) DataStage
12 4 (0.81%) Oracle Database
12 4 (0.81%) RavenDB
12 4 (0.81%) Big Data
12 4 (0.81%) Hadoop
13 2 (0.41%) MongoDB
13 2 (0.41%) Apache Cassandra
13 2 (0.41%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (4.26%) JIRA
2 13 (2.64%) WATIR
3 12 (2.43%) Git (software)
3 12 (2.43%) Selenium
4 9 (1.83%) WebDriver
5 7 (1.42%) JUnit
6 6 (1.22%) Subversion
6 6 (1.22%) Eclipse
7 5 (1.01%) Visual Studio
7 5 (1.01%) NUnit
8 4 (0.81%) NCrunch
8 4 (0.81%) Cucumber
8 4 (0.81%) ReSharper
8 4 (0.81%) Rhino Mocks
8 4 (0.81%) Moq
8 4 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (0.81%) TeamCity
8 4 (0.81%) JMeter
9 3 (0.61%) Ant
9 3 (0.61%) NetBeans
General
1 133 (26.98%) Finance
2 116 (23.53%) Banking
3 37 (7.51%) Telecoms
4 34 (6.90%) Retail Banking
5 21 (4.26%) Marketing
6 20 (4.06%) Manufacturing
7 12 (2.43%) Back Office
8 9 (1.83%) Games
9 8 (1.62%) Advertising
10 4 (0.81%) Automotive
11 3 (0.61%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.61%) Legal
11 3 (0.61%) Aerospace
11 3 (0.61%) Electronics
11 3 (0.61%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.41%) Publishing
13 1 (0.20%) Front Office
13 1 (0.20%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 177 (35.90%) Analyst
2 110 (22.31%) Developer
3 66 (13.39%) Technical Analyst
4 47 (9.53%) Business Analyst
5 42 (8.52%) Project Manager
6 38 (7.71%) Senior Analyst
7 29 (5.88%) Java Developer
8 25 (5.07%) Senior Developer
9 20 (4.06%) Test Analyst
10 19 (3.85%) Architect
11 18 (3.65%) Programmer
12 17 (3.45%) Java Programmer
13 15 (3.04%) Senior Business Analyst
14 14 (2.84%) Software Engineer
15 13 (2.64%) Designer
16 12 (2.43%) Java Software Engineer
16 12 (2.43%) Consultant
16 12 (2.43%) Programme Manager
17 11 (2.23%) Junior
17 11 (2.23%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (12.78%) HTML
2 59 (11.97%) CSS
3 50 (10.14%) jQuery
3 50 (10.14%) .NET
4 28 (5.68%) HTML5
4 28 (5.68%) ASP.NET
4 28 (5.68%) XML
5 20 (4.06%) CSS3
6 19 (3.85%) .NET Framework
7 16 (3.25%) SOAP
7 16 (3.25%) Web Services
8 15 (3.04%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 13 (2.64%) Spring
10 12 (2.43%) MSMQ
11 10 (2.03%) RESTful
11 10 (2.03%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (1.42%) J2EE
12 7 (1.42%) SAML
12 7 (1.42%) WCF
13 6 (1.22%) Restlet
Miscellaneous
1 56 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (4.67%) User Experience
3 20 (4.06%) Computer Science
3 20 (4.06%) Management Information System
4 18 (3.65%) Credit Risk
5 11 (2.23%) EPoS
5 11 (2.23%) Mainframe
6 10 (2.03%) Social Media
7 9 (1.83%) Online Banking
7 9 (1.83%) Mobile App
8 8 (1.62%) Graphic Design
8 8 (1.62%) Mathematics
9 7 (1.42%) FMCG
10 6 (1.22%) Digital Media
10 6 (1.22%) Video Editing
10 6 (1.22%) Blog
10 6 (1.22%) E-Learning
11 5 (1.01%) N-Tier
11 5 (1.01%) IBM Mainframe
11 5 (1.01%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 104 (21.10%) Windows
2 17 (3.45%) Apple iOS
3 16 (3.25%) Linux
4 10 (2.03%) Android
5 7 (1.42%) Mac OS X
6 6 (1.22%) MVS
6 6 (1.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (1.22%) Windows XP
6 6 (1.22%) UNIX
7 5 (1.01%) Windows Phone
8 4 (0.81%) Windows 8
8 4 (0.81%) Windows 2000
9 3 (0.61%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.41%) Windows Phone 8
10 2 (0.41%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.41%) CentOS
10 2 (0.41%) Debian
11 1 (0.20%) Solaris
11 1 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (29.41%) E-Commerce
2 144 (29.21%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (11.16%) Scrum
3 55 (11.16%) Project Management
4 53 (10.75%) Business Analysis
5 39 (7.91%) OO
6 36 (7.30%) PRINCE2
7 34 (6.90%) ERP
7 34 (6.90%) Analytics
8 30 (6.09%) Stakeholder Management
9 29 (5.88%) Use Case
10 28 (5.68%) CRM
11 26 (5.27%) ITIL
11 26 (5.27%) Business Intelligence
11 26 (5.27%) Test Scripting
12 25 (5.07%) Mentoring
13 24 (4.87%) TDD
14 23 (4.67%) MVC
15 20 (4.06%) Continuous Improvement
15 20 (4.06%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 115 (23.33%) Java
2 81 (16.43%) SQL
3 63 (12.78%) JavaScript
4 40 (8.11%) C#
5 25 (5.07%) PHP
6 14 (2.84%) C++
7 13 (2.64%) VB.NET
8 11 (2.23%) JCL
8 11 (2.23%) C
9 9 (1.83%) Ruby
10 8 (1.62%) PHP5
10 8 (1.62%) T-SQL
10 8 (1.62%) Python
11 4 (0.81%) Objective-C
11 4 (0.81%) Shell Script
11 4 (0.81%) ABAP
12 3 (0.61%) Perl
12 3 (0.61%) Fortran
13 2 (0.41%) XAML
13 2 (0.41%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 63 (12.78%) Degree
2 24 (4.87%) ISEB
3 8 (1.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 7 (1.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 6 (1.22%) CISA
5 6 (1.22%) CISSP
6 5 (1.01%) CCNA
6 5 (1.01%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (0.81%) CCNP
8 3 (0.61%) PhD
8 3 (0.61%) PMI Certification
8 3 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.61%) CCSA
8 3 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (0.61%) Security Cleared
9 2 (0.41%) OSCP
9 2 (0.41%) OSCE
9 2 (0.41%) CEH
9 2 (0.41%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.41%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (5.68%) QA
2 12 (2.43%) SLA
3 8 (1.62%) Data Quality
4 7 (1.42%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.61%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (2.23%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.81%) XenApp
2 4 (0.81%) XenDesktop
3 3 (0.61%) ISA Server
3 3 (0.61%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 3 (0.61%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.20%) NFS
4 1 (0.20%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 2 (0.41%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 100 (20.28%) Microsoft
2 83 (16.84%) hybris
3 67 (13.59%) EPiServer
4 49 (9.94%) Oracle
5 30 (6.09%) SAP
6 23 (4.67%) Google
7 17 (3.45%) Teradata
8 11 (2.23%) Adobe
8 11 (2.23%) Apple
9 10 (2.03%) Citrix
10 7 (1.42%) IBM
10 7 (1.42%) Trillium
11 6 (1.22%) NetSuite
11 6 (1.22%) Cisco
12 5 (1.01%) Twitter
12 5 (1.01%) Tableau
13 4 (0.81%) TARGIT
13 4 (0.81%) F5
13 4 (0.81%) RedPrairie
13 4 (0.81%) Endeca
Bristol, Avon
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £36125 - £44625 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Wiltshire
Intapeople
Salary: £0
Posted: 4 hours ago
Wiltshire
Intapeople
Salary: £20000 to £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
British Corner Shop
Posted: Yesterday
Poole, Dorset
Barclays Corporate Bank
Posted: 2 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Barclays Corporate Bank
Posted: 2 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Barclays Corporate Bank
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Somerset
Sogeti UK Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £22000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Holiday
Posted: 4 days ago
Wiltshire
Roc Search
Salary: £21000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Health
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
House of Fraser
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
House of Fraser
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Health, Share, Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Share options
Posted: 5 days ago
Somerset
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Ageas Retail Limited
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum plus benefits and relocation assistance
Posted: 11 days ago