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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 59 44 82
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +38
Permanent jobs citing Retail 256 270 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 4.31% 5.13% 3.15%
As % of the General category 11.82% 12.51% 8.52%
Number of salaries quoted 139 197 128
Average salary £44,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £25,350
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
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
2165 2158 2008
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 36.42% 40.99% 36.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1680 1727 1684
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,880 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £53,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +3.61%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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
Bristol +8 88 £40,750 -14.21% 14
Wiltshire -6 70 £44,500 +22.75% 9
Somerset -12 24 £45,000 +2.27% 7
Gloucestershire +14 22 £47,500 +39.70% 19
Devon -13 19 £20,500 -45.33% 2
Dorset -36 18 £32,500 -18.75% 6
Retail
England

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 194 (41.10%) Finance
2 155 (32.84%) Banking
3 137 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
4 89 (18.86%) SQL
5 78 (16.53%) .NET
6 74 (15.68%) C#
7 71 (15.04%) Oracle
8 68 (14.41%) E-Commerce
9 67 (14.19%) Degree
10 66 (13.98%) SQL Server
11 64 (13.56%) Analytical Skills
12 61 (12.92%) OO
13 59 (12.50%) JavaScript
14 56 (11.86%) Microsoft
15 55 (11.65%) Scrum
16 54 (11.44%) ASP.NET
17 50 (10.59%) Data Warehouse
18 48 (10.17%) HTML
18 48 (10.17%) ISEB
19 47 (9.96%) Java
19 47 (9.96%) Project Management
20 46 (9.75%) CSS
21 43 (9.11%) MS Excel
22 42 (8.90%) Business Intelligence
22 42 (8.90%) QA
23 40 (8.47%) Business Analysis
23 40 (8.47%) Telecoms
23 40 (8.47%) Manufacturing
24 39 (8.26%) Windows
25 38 (8.05%) SAP

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 12 (2.54%) SAS
2 10 (2.12%) Node.js
3 8 (1.69%) JBoss
4 7 (1.48%) Apache
5 5 (1.06%) Tomcat
6 4 (0.85%) IIS
6 4 (0.85%) Oracle Workflow
7 3 (0.64%) SharePoint
7 3 (0.64%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.42%) CICS
8 2 (0.42%) CMS
9 1 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.21%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.21%) Mule
9 1 (0.21%) WordPress
9 1 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.21%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.21%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 43 (9.11%) MS Excel
2 27 (5.72%) Photoshop
3 13 (2.75%) MS Office
4 11 (2.33%) MS Visio
5 9 (1.91%) Fireworks
6 8 (1.69%) NASTRAN
7 6 (1.27%) MS Project
8 4 (0.85%) CATIA
8 4 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
9 1 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 19 (4.03%) Google Analytics
2 8 (1.69%) Oracle ERP
3 7 (1.48%) SAP CRM
3 7 (1.48%) Dynamics NAV
4 5 (1.06%) SAP SD
4 5 (1.06%) SAP MM
4 5 (1.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (0.64%) SiteCatalyst
6 2 (0.42%) TIBCO iProcess
6 2 (0.42%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (0.42%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.21%) SAP WM
7 1 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.21%) SAP SCM
7 1 (0.21%) SAP LE
7 1 (0.21%) Magento
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle Retail
7 1 (0.21%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.21%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.69%) TCP/IP
1 8 (1.69%) DNS
2 7 (1.48%) Firewall
3 6 (1.27%) Internet
3 6 (1.27%) DHCP
4 4 (0.85%) VoIP
4 4 (0.85%) DSL
4 4 (0.85%) SAN
5 3 (0.64%) HTTPS
5 3 (0.64%) VPN
6 2 (0.42%) Broadband
6 2 (0.42%) SSH
6 2 (0.42%) Unified Communications
6 2 (0.42%) PuTTY
7 1 (0.21%) VLAN
7 1 (0.21%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.21%) LAN
7 1 (0.21%) WAN
7 1 (0.21%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (13.98%) SQL Server
2 50 (10.59%) Data Warehouse
3 28 (5.93%) MySQL
4 17 (3.60%) SQL Server 2008
5 15 (3.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 14 (2.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 12 (2.54%) NoSQL
8 11 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (1.48%) SQL Server 2005
10 6 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (1.27%) DataStage
11 5 (1.06%) Base SAS
11 5 (1.06%) Relational Database
11 5 (1.06%) Hadoop
12 4 (0.85%) Oracle ODI
12 4 (0.85%) Big Data
12 4 (0.85%) Oracle Database
12 4 (0.85%) DB2
13 3 (0.64%) RDBMS
13 3 (0.64%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (3.81%) Git (software)
2 16 (3.39%) Selenium
2 16 (3.39%) Visual Studio
3 13 (2.75%) JUnit
4 7 (1.48%) FitNesse
4 7 (1.48%) SoapUI
5 6 (1.27%) JIRA
5 6 (1.27%) Subversion
6 5 (1.06%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (0.85%) Eclipse
8 3 (0.64%) Axure RP
9 2 (0.42%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.42%) Talend Open Studio
9 2 (0.42%) Android Studio
9 2 (0.42%) ERwin
9 2 (0.42%) JMeter
9 2 (0.42%) WebDriver
9 2 (0.42%) PHPUnit
10 1 (0.21%) Visual Studio Team System
10 1 (0.21%) NUnit
General
1 194 (41.10%) Finance
2 155 (32.84%) Banking
3 40 (8.47%) Manufacturing
3 40 (8.47%) Telecoms
4 30 (6.36%) Aerospace
5 22 (4.66%) Retail Banking
6 15 (3.18%) Marketing
7 14 (2.97%) General Ledger
8 9 (1.91%) Games
9 8 (1.69%) Legal
10 7 (1.48%) Military
11 6 (1.27%) Investment Banking
12 5 (1.06%) Automotive
12 5 (1.06%) Advertising
12 5 (1.06%) Electronics
13 4 (0.85%) Back Office
13 4 (0.85%) Billing
14 2 (0.42%) Spanish Language
14 2 (0.42%) Publishing
15 1 (0.21%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 103 (21.82%) Analyst
2 101 (21.40%) Developer
3 44 (9.32%) Architect
4 37 (7.84%) Business Analyst
5 31 (6.57%) .NET Developer
6 28 (5.93%) Consultant
7 27 (5.72%) Senior Analyst
8 26 (5.51%) Project Manager
9 20 (4.24%) Senior Developer
10 19 (4.03%) Solutions Architect
10 19 (4.03%) Test Analyst
11 17 (3.60%) Junior
11 17 (3.60%) Senior Architect
12 14 (2.97%) Service Manager
12 14 (2.97%) Senior Business Analyst
13 13 (2.75%) Enterprise Architect
14 12 (2.54%) Support Engineer
14 12 (2.54%) Data Analyst
14 12 (2.54%) Test Manager
14 12 (2.54%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (16.53%) .NET
2 54 (11.44%) ASP.NET
3 48 (10.17%) HTML
4 46 (9.75%) CSS
5 35 (7.42%) XML
6 29 (6.14%) jQuery
7 28 (5.93%) HTML5
8 23 (4.87%) CSS3
8 23 (4.87%) .NET Framework
8 23 (4.87%) Web Services
9 21 (4.45%) MSMQ
10 19 (4.03%) SOAP
11 17 (3.60%) Spring
11 17 (3.60%) WCF
12 14 (2.97%) Apache Flex
12 14 (2.97%) ASP.NET MVC
13 13 (2.75%) RESTful
14 11 (2.33%) Hibernate
15 10 (2.12%) XSLT
15 10 (2.12%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 64 (13.56%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (5.08%) Management Information System
3 17 (3.60%) Mathematics
3 17 (3.60%) User Experience
4 11 (2.33%) Computer Science
5 8 (1.69%) NHS
6 7 (1.48%) Replication
6 7 (1.48%) Visualisation
6 7 (1.48%) Mobile App
7 6 (1.27%) FMCG
7 6 (1.27%) E-Learning
8 5 (1.06%) Blackberry
8 5 (1.06%) DTV
8 5 (1.06%) Mainframe
8 5 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.06%) EPoS
8 5 (1.06%) Algorithms
9 4 (0.85%) Social Media
9 4 (0.85%) iPad
9 4 (0.85%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 39 (8.26%) Windows
2 15 (3.18%) Apple iOS
3 13 (2.75%) Linux
3 13 (2.75%) UNIX
4 7 (1.48%) Android
5 6 (1.27%) Mac OS X
5 6 (1.27%) Windows Phone
6 5 (1.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (1.06%) Windows 7
7 4 (0.85%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.64%) MVS
8 3 (0.64%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.42%) zOS
9 2 (0.42%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.42%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (14.41%) E-Commerce
3 61 (12.92%) OO
4 55 (11.65%) Scrum
5 47 (9.96%) Project Management
6 42 (8.90%) Business Intelligence
7 40 (8.47%) Business Analysis
8 38 (8.05%) Analytics
9 36 (7.63%) Waterfall
10 31 (6.57%) TDD
10 31 (6.57%) ITIL
11 30 (6.36%) Continuous Improvement
12 29 (6.14%) BDD
12 29 (6.14%) Software Testing
13 27 (5.72%) PRINCE2
13 27 (5.72%) UML
13 27 (5.72%) OOD
14 26 (5.51%) MVC
15 21 (4.45%) Stakeholder Management
16 20 (4.24%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 89 (18.86%) SQL
2 74 (15.68%) C#
3 59 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 47 (9.96%) Java
5 23 (4.87%) VB.NET
6 19 (4.03%) C++
7 14 (2.97%) Ruby
8 11 (2.33%) PHP
9 9 (1.91%) C
10 8 (1.69%) ABAP
11 7 (1.48%) Python
11 7 (1.48%) Perl
12 5 (1.06%) T-SQL
13 4 (0.85%) Fortran
13 4 (0.85%) PL/SQL
14 3 (0.64%) JCL
14 3 (0.64%) Objective-C
14 3 (0.64%) AWK
15 2 (0.42%) Bash Shell
15 2 (0.42%) Korn
Qualifications
1 67 (14.19%) Degree
2 48 (10.17%) ISEB
3 24 (5.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 17 (3.60%) ISTQB
5 8 (1.69%) Security Cleared
5 8 (1.69%) CISSP
5 8 (1.69%) CISA
6 5 (1.06%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (0.85%) PhD
8 3 (0.64%) SC Cleared
8 3 (0.64%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.42%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (0.42%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.21%) PMP
10 1 (0.21%) VCP4
10 1 (0.21%) APMP
10 1 (0.21%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (8.90%) QA
2 11 (2.33%) SLA
3 5 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.06%) PCI DSS
3 5 (1.06%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.85%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.21%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 12 (2.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (1.69%) Active Directory
3 7 (1.48%) XenApp
4 4 (0.85%) XenDesktop
5 3 (0.64%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.42%) NFS
6 2 (0.42%) RACF
6 2 (0.42%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 2 (0.42%) ACF2
Systems Management
1 8 (1.69%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 7 (1.48%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.21%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 71 (15.04%) Oracle
2 56 (11.86%) Microsoft
3 38 (8.05%) SAP
4 19 (4.03%) Google
5 15 (3.18%) Teradata
6 14 (2.97%) Apple
7 12 (2.54%) Adobe
7 12 (2.54%) VMware
8 11 (2.33%) HP
9 8 (1.69%) Citrix
9 8 (1.69%) IBM
10 6 (1.27%) Cisco
10 6 (1.27%) Tableau
11 5 (1.06%) Twitter
11 5 (1.06%) GoldenSource
12 4 (0.85%) TARGIT
12 4 (0.85%) Remedy
12 4 (0.85%) Business Objects
13 3 (0.64%) Trillium
13 3 (0.64%) Red Hat
Bristol, Avon
EE
Posted: 7 hours ago
Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: Pension
Posted: 22 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
National Trust
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Ageas Retail Limited
Salary: Unspecified :Negotiable + benefits, bonus & relocation
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Ageas Retail Limited
Salary: Unspecified :Negotiable + benefits, bonus & relocation
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Sogeti
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
WHSmith
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £18-21,000 + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Barnstaple, Devon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Wiltshire
Roc Search
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + Pension, Overtime, Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Street, Somerset
Clarks
Salary: From £53,200 to £77,900 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
House of Fraser
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Poole, Dorset
BARCLAYS BANK PLC
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol, Avon
EE
Salary: Competitive + bonus
Posted: 12 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 16 days ago
Bristol, Avon
EE
Posted: 19 days ago