The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 47 24 22
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -2
Permanent jobs citing Retail 38 88 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 4.47% 9.77% 9.40%
As % of the General category 15.38% 26.83% 30.45%
Number of salaries quoted 25 85 80
Average salary £62,480 £40,500 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.27% -16.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,600 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £57,500 £78,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
Retail
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

General Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
247 328 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 29.06% 36.40% 30.86%
Number of salaries quoted 203 301 245
Average salary £43,125 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,644 £22,600 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Retail
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Retail Salary Trend in Southampton

Retail
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Retail across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Retail Salary Histogram in Southampton

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 27 (29.03%) Linux
2 24 (25.81%) ITIL
3 21 (22.58%) Windows
4 20 (21.51%) C++
4 20 (21.51%) Software Engineering
5 19 (20.43%) C
5 19 (20.43%) TCP/IP
5 19 (20.43%) Microsoft
6 18 (19.35%) XML
6 18 (19.35%) Embedded Linux
7 17 (18.28%) MS Office
7 17 (18.28%) SAP
7 17 (18.28%) EPoS
8 16 (17.20%) EMV
8 16 (17.20%) SSL
9 15 (16.13%) C#
9 15 (16.13%) Java
10 14 (15.05%) SQL
10 14 (15.05%) Oracle
10 14 (15.05%) Subversion
10 14 (15.05%) VeriFone
11 13 (13.98%) Wireless
12 12 (12.90%) VoIP
12 12 (12.90%) EFT
12 12 (12.90%) A+ Certification
12 12 (12.90%) Time Management
12 12 (12.90%) Software Distribution
13 11 (11.83%) Continuous Improvement
13 11 (11.83%) E-Commerce
14 10 (10.75%) CSS

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 6 (6.45%) Apache
2 3 (3.23%) Joomla!
3 1 (1.08%) Lync
3 1 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.08%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.08%) CMS
3 1 (1.08%) IIS
3 1 (1.08%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (18.28%) MS Office
2 4 (4.30%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.15%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (3.23%) Google Analytics
2 2 (2.15%) Oracle CRM
2 2 (2.15%) SAP Retail
3 1 (1.08%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (20.43%) TCP/IP
2 16 (17.20%) SSL
3 13 (13.98%) Wireless
4 12 (12.90%) VoIP
5 8 (8.60%) FTP
6 3 (3.23%) Firewall
7 2 (2.15%) IPsec
7 2 (2.15%) MPLS
7 2 (2.15%) BGP
7 2 (2.15%) HSRP
8 1 (1.08%) VLAN
8 1 (1.08%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.08%) ISDN
8 1 (1.08%) SNMP
8 1 (1.08%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.45%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.38%) Oracle Database
3 4 (4.30%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (3.23%) MySQL
5 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.08%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.08%) OLAP
5 1 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.08%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 14 (15.05%) Subversion
2 8 (8.60%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 6 (6.45%) Git (software)
3 6 (6.45%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 6 (6.45%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.15%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (10.75%) Advertising
2 5 (5.38%) Finance
2 5 (5.38%) Manufacturing
3 4 (4.30%) French Language
4 3 (3.23%) Marketing
4 3 (3.23%) Publishing
5 2 (2.15%) Back Office
5 2 (2.15%) Banking
6 1 (1.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (20.43%) Software Engineer
2 17 (18.28%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 14 (15.05%) Analyst
4 12 (12.90%) 1st Line Support
4 12 (12.90%) Help Desk Support
5 10 (10.75%) Service Analyst
6 9 (9.68%) Account Executive
6 9 (9.68%) Sales Executive
7 8 (8.60%) Service Desk Analyst
7 8 (8.60%) Help Desk Support Analyst
7 8 (8.60%) C++ Software Engineer
7 8 (8.60%) Developer
7 8 (8.60%) Support Analyst
7 8 (8.60%) Help Desk Analyst
7 8 (8.60%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 7 (7.53%) Software Manager
8 7 (7.53%) Development Manager
8 7 (7.53%) Software Development Manager
9 6 (6.45%) PHP Developer
9 6 (6.45%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (19.35%) XML
2 10 (10.75%) CSS
3 7 (7.53%) J2EE
4 6 (6.45%) HTML
4 6 (6.45%) SOAP
4 6 (6.45%) SVG
4 6 (6.45%) Apache Flex
4 6 (6.45%) Symfony
4 6 (6.45%) CakePHP
4 6 (6.45%) RESTful
4 6 (6.45%) CSS3
4 6 (6.45%) Laravel
4 6 (6.45%) HTML5 Canvas
4 6 (6.45%) Sass
5 4 (4.30%) HTML5
6 3 (3.23%) .NET
7 2 (2.15%) ASP.NET
7 2 (2.15%) COM
7 2 (2.15%) Middleware
7 2 (2.15%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (18.28%) EPoS
2 16 (17.20%) EMV
3 12 (12.90%) EFT
4 9 (9.68%) Tandem
5 8 (8.60%) Cryptography
6 4 (4.30%) Clustering
7 3 (3.23%) Photography
8 2 (2.15%) Computer Science
9 1 (1.08%) Smartphone
9 1 (1.08%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 27 (29.03%) Linux
2 21 (22.58%) Windows
3 18 (19.35%) Embedded Linux
4 3 (3.23%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.15%) Windows XP
5 2 (2.15%) Windows 2000
5 2 (2.15%) UNIX
5 2 (2.15%) AIX
6 1 (1.08%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (1.08%) Android
6 1 (1.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.08%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (25.81%) ITIL
2 20 (21.51%) Software Engineering
3 12 (12.90%) Time Management
3 12 (12.90%) Software Distribution
4 11 (11.83%) Continuous Improvement
4 11 (11.83%) E-Commerce
5 9 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (7.53%) Business Development
6 7 (7.53%) PRINCE2
7 6 (6.45%) OO
7 6 (6.45%) CRM
7 6 (6.45%) OOD
7 6 (6.45%) Incident Management
7 6 (6.45%) Automated Testing
7 6 (6.45%) Test Scripting
7 6 (6.45%) Responsive Web Design
8 5 (5.38%) Project Management
8 5 (5.38%) Service Delivery
8 5 (5.38%) SOA
9 4 (4.30%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 20 (21.51%) C++
2 19 (20.43%) C
3 15 (16.13%) C#
3 15 (16.13%) Java
4 14 (15.05%) SQL
5 9 (9.68%) PHP
6 6 (6.45%) Embedded C++
7 2 (2.15%) Embedded C
7 2 (2.15%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.08%) Korn
8 1 (1.08%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.08%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.08%) VB
8 1 (1.08%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.08%) Perl
Qualifications
1 12 (12.90%) A+ Certification
2 4 (4.30%) ISEB
2 4 (4.30%) Degree
3 3 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.15%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.15%) CCIE
5 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.60%) QA
2 1 (1.08%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (3.23%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.15%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.08%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.08%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (2.15%) Data Guard
1 2 (2.15%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (1.08%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.08%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 19 (20.43%) Microsoft
2 17 (18.28%) SAP
3 14 (15.05%) Oracle
3 14 (15.05%) VeriFone
4 10 (10.75%) Google
5 9 (9.68%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (6.45%) Appcelerator
6 6 (6.45%) Facebook
7 5 (5.38%) Cisco
8 2 (2.15%) Veritas
8 2 (2.15%) Citrix
8 2 (2.15%) ATG
8 2 (2.15%) VMware
8 2 (2.15%) CheckPoint
8 2 (2.15%) F5
9 1 (1.08%) Symantec
9 1 (1.08%) Dell
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