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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 61 55 70
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +15
Permanent jobs citing Retail 258 266 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 4.25% 4.56% 3.52%
As % of the General category 11.52% 11.61% 9.40%
Number of salaries quoted 138 134 160
Average salary £45,000 £44,125 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.98% +17.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,350 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £44,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+6.81% +2.32%
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
2239 2291 2010
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 36.87% 39.28% 37.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1667 1731 1649
Average salary £41,151 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.87% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +2.38%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 5 May 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 5 May 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 +5 75 £43,750 +26.81% 24
Gloucestershire +4 71 £60,000 +20.00% 12
Somerset -4 33 £41,750 -7.22% 6
Wiltshire -9 26 £33,390 -25.80% 9
Dorset +4 22 £40,000 +37.93% 1
Devon -24 14 £20,500 -39.25% 4
Retail
England

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 (44.54%) Finance
2 159 (32.78%) Banking
3 152 (31.34%) Agile Software Development
4 110 (22.68%) SQL
5 81 (16.70%) Oracle
6 79 (16.29%) E-Commerce
7 75 (15.46%) Scrum
8 70 (14.43%) Business Intelligence
9 68 (14.02%) Analytical Skills
10 66 (13.61%) C#
11 63 (12.99%) Java
12 62 (12.78%) .NET
13 57 (11.75%) ISEB
13 57 (11.75%) Degree
14 55 (11.34%) OO
15 53 (10.93%) Data Warehouse
15 53 (10.93%) SQL Server
15 53 (10.93%) Project Management
16 45 (9.28%) Telecoms
17 43 (8.87%) Management Information System
18 41 (8.45%) Microsoft
19 40 (8.25%) SAP
19 40 (8.25%) ASP.NET
19 40 (8.25%) MySQL
19 40 (8.25%) Manufacturing
19 40 (8.25%) TDD
20 37 (7.63%) Waterfall
21 35 (7.22%) UML
22 34 (7.01%) MS Excel
23 33 (6.80%) Programme Management

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 25 (5.15%) SAS
2 12 (2.47%) JBoss
3 11 (2.27%) WebSphere
4 10 (2.06%) CICS
5 7 (1.44%) Node.js
5 7 (1.44%) Oracle Workflow
6 5 (1.03%) Commerce Server
7 3 (0.62%) Apache
7 3 (0.62%) Tomcat
7 3 (0.62%) IIS
8 2 (0.41%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.41%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.41%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.21%) CMS
9 1 (0.21%) Mule
9 1 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.21%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 34 (7.01%) MS Excel
2 13 (2.68%) MS Visio
3 12 (2.47%) MS Project
3 12 (2.47%) MS Office
4 4 (0.82%) CATIA
4 4 (0.82%) NASTRAN
4 4 (0.82%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.62%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.21%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.21%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 14 (2.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 9 (1.86%) SAP CRM
3 5 (1.03%) SAP SD
3 5 (1.03%) SAP MM
4 3 (0.62%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (0.41%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.21%) SAP SCM
6 1 (0.21%) SAP LE
6 1 (0.21%) Magento
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle Retail
6 1 (0.21%) SAP WM
6 1 (0.21%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.62%) Adobe Analytics
2 3 (0.62%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.41%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.21%) Office 365
4 1 (0.21%) Lucidchart
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.09%) Firewall
2 12 (2.47%) TCP/IP
3 7 (1.44%) Internet
4 6 (1.24%) DSL
5 3 (0.62%) VoIP
6 2 (0.41%) VPN
6 2 (0.41%) DNS
6 2 (0.41%) DHCP
6 2 (0.41%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.21%) VLAN
7 1 (0.21%) SAN
7 1 (0.21%) WAN
7 1 (0.21%) Broadband
7 1 (0.21%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (10.93%) SQL Server
1 53 (10.93%) Data Warehouse
2 40 (8.25%) MySQL
3 14 (2.89%) DB2
4 12 (2.47%) NoSQL
4 12 (2.47%) Relational Database
5 10 (2.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 9 (1.86%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (1.65%) Oracle Database
8 7 (1.44%) Oracle ODI
8 7 (1.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (1.24%) BusinessObjects XI
9 6 (1.24%) Oracle OWB
10 5 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (1.03%) Data Mart
10 5 (1.03%) Oracle BI EE
10 5 (1.03%) Base SAS
11 3 (0.62%) Oracle Database 12c
11 3 (0.62%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (0.62%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 22 (4.54%) Selenium
2 18 (3.71%) JUnit
3 15 (3.09%) Git (software)
4 13 (2.68%) Visual Studio
5 12 (2.47%) FitNesse
6 11 (2.27%) Toad
7 7 (1.44%) SoapUI
8 4 (0.82%) JIRA
9 3 (0.62%) Mercurial
9 3 (0.62%) TeamCity
10 2 (0.41%) Cucumber
10 2 (0.41%) WebDriver
10 2 (0.41%) Maven
10 2 (0.41%) ERwin
11 1 (0.21%) NUnit
11 1 (0.21%) Subversion
11 1 (0.21%) LoadRunner
11 1 (0.21%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 1 (0.21%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (0.21%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 216 (44.54%) Finance
2 159 (32.78%) Banking
3 45 (9.28%) Telecoms
4 40 (8.25%) Manufacturing
5 25 (5.15%) Aerospace
6 23 (4.74%) Retail Banking
7 20 (4.12%) Marketing
8 14 (2.89%) Electronics
8 14 (2.89%) General Ledger
9 11 (2.27%) Games
10 7 (1.44%) Military
10 7 (1.44%) Law
11 6 (1.24%) Legal
12 5 (1.03%) Back Office
12 5 (1.03%) Publishing
13 4 (0.82%) Billing
13 4 (0.82%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.62%) Advertising
15 1 (0.21%) Automotive
15 1 (0.21%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 121 (24.95%) Analyst
2 85 (17.53%) Developer
3 56 (11.55%) Business Analyst
4 47 (9.69%) Architect
5 34 (7.01%) Senior Analyst
6 28 (5.77%) Test Analyst
7 26 (5.36%) Project Manager
8 25 (5.15%) Consultant
9 21 (4.33%) Graduate
9 21 (4.33%) Senior Business Analyst
9 21 (4.33%) .NET Developer
10 18 (3.71%) Java Developer
10 18 (3.71%) Software Engineer
11 17 (3.51%) Solutions Architect
11 17 (3.51%) Senior Developer
11 17 (3.51%) PMO Manager
12 16 (3.30%) Service Manager
13 15 (3.09%) Junior
14 14 (2.89%) Administrator
15 13 (2.68%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (12.78%) .NET
2 40 (8.25%) ASP.NET
3 31 (6.39%) Spring
4 25 (5.15%) HTML
5 23 (4.74%) CSS
6 22 (4.54%) Web Services
7 18 (3.71%) MSMQ
8 17 (3.51%) J2EE
8 17 (3.51%) .NET Framework
9 16 (3.30%) SOAP
9 16 (3.30%) Apache Camel
10 15 (3.09%) Hibernate
10 15 (3.09%) Apache Flex
10 15 (3.09%) Apache CXF
11 14 (2.89%) XML
12 13 (2.68%) Java EE
12 13 (2.68%) JBoss Seam
13 11 (2.27%) ASP.NET Web API
13 11 (2.27%) ASP.NET MVC
14 10 (2.06%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 68 (14.02%) Analytical Skills
2 43 (8.87%) Management Information System
3 20 (4.12%) Mathematics
4 14 (2.89%) DTV
5 12 (2.47%) Mainframe
6 10 (2.06%) Online Banking
7 9 (1.86%) User Experience
8 7 (1.44%) Replication
8 7 (1.44%) NHS
9 6 (1.24%) FMCG
10 5 (1.03%) Mobile App
10 5 (1.03%) EPoS
10 5 (1.03%) E-Learning
10 5 (1.03%) Data Protection Act
10 5 (1.03%) IBM Mainframe
11 4 (0.82%) Visualisation
12 3 (0.62%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (0.62%) Computer Science
12 3 (0.62%) Credit Risk
13 2 (0.41%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 18 (3.71%) UNIX
2 16 (3.30%) Windows
3 12 (2.47%) zOS
4 8 (1.65%) Linux
4 8 (1.65%) Apple iOS
5 5 (1.03%) Android
6 4 (0.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.41%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.41%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.21%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.21%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.21%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.21%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.21%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (31.34%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (16.29%) E-Commerce
3 75 (15.46%) Scrum
4 70 (14.43%) Business Intelligence
5 55 (11.34%) OO
6 53 (10.93%) Project Management
7 40 (8.25%) TDD
8 37 (7.63%) Waterfall
9 35 (7.22%) UML
10 33 (6.80%) Programme Management
11 32 (6.60%) Business Analysis
12 31 (6.39%) ITIL
12 31 (6.39%) OOD
12 31 (6.39%) BDD
13 30 (6.19%) Service Delivery
14 28 (5.77%) Software Engineering
14 28 (5.77%) Software Testing
15 25 (5.15%) Enterprise Architecture
16 24 (4.95%) Logistics
16 24 (4.95%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 110 (22.68%) SQL
2 66 (13.61%) C#
3 63 (12.99%) Java
4 28 (5.77%) JavaScript
5 17 (3.51%) C
6 15 (3.09%) C++
7 14 (2.89%) PL/SQL
7 14 (2.89%) VB.NET
8 12 (2.47%) Ruby
9 9 (1.86%) PHP
10 4 (0.82%) ABAP
10 4 (0.82%) Python
11 3 (0.62%) VBA
11 3 (0.62%) Perl
12 2 (0.41%) RPG
12 2 (0.41%) RPG IV
13 1 (0.21%) R
13 1 (0.21%) sed
13 1 (0.21%) PHP5
13 1 (0.21%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 57 (11.75%) ISEB
1 57 (11.75%) Degree
2 23 (4.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 17 (3.51%) ISTQB
4 10 (2.06%) CCSA
4 10 (2.06%) CCSE
4 10 (2.06%) ITIL Certification
5 8 (1.65%) Security Cleared
6 5 (1.03%) MBA
7 4 (0.82%) SC Cleared
7 4 (0.82%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (0.41%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.21%) PMP
9 1 (0.21%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.21%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (6.80%) QA
2 20 (4.12%) SLA
3 7 (1.44%) Basel II
4 5 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (0.82%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.82%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.21%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 10 (2.06%) RACF
2 6 (1.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.03%) ACF2
4 4 (0.82%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.21%) XenApp
5 1 (0.21%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (1.03%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 5 (1.03%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 2 (0.41%) Control-M
3 1 (0.21%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.21%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.21%) Puppet
Vendors
1 81 (16.70%) Oracle
2 41 (8.45%) Microsoft
3 40 (8.25%) SAP
4 29 (5.98%) Business Objects
5 23 (4.74%) IBM
6 14 (2.89%) hybris
7 13 (2.68%) Cisco
8 11 (2.27%) RedPrairie
8 11 (2.27%) Demandware
8 11 (2.27%) ATG
9 10 (2.06%) CheckPoint
10 9 (1.86%) Twitter
11 7 (1.44%) VMware
11 7 (1.44%) HP
12 6 (1.24%) Teradata
13 5 (1.03%) Adobe
14 4 (0.82%) Red Hat
14 4 (0.82%) Apple
14 4 (0.82%) GoldenSource
14 4 (0.82%) Google
Barnstaple, Devon
Emponics Limited
Salary: bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Share options
Posted: 12 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Share options
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bristol
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £27000 - £40000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 5 days ago
Barnstaple, Devon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Barnstaple, Devon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Robert Half
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
A L D Automotive Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Wiltshire
techfolk Ltd
Salary: From £42,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South West
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £30218 - £37328 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £30218 - £33772 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Screwfix
Salary: Market related
Posted: 13 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
WHSmith
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Screwfix
Salary: £37k - 45k per year + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago