The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT jobs advertised for the St Albans region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 29 21 41
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +20
Permanent jobs citing Retail 11 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 7.69% 1.15% 2.71%
As % of the General category 23.40% 5.00% 5.31%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 6
Average salary £32,000 £60,000 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-46.66% +80.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £60,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Retail
Hertfordshire

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

General Category
St Albans
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
47 20 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 32.87% 22.99% 51.13%
Number of salaries quoted 46 20 109
Average salary £47,500 £32,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.15% -27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,400 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

Retail
Salary Trend in St Albans

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

Retail Salary Trend in St Albans

Retail
Salary Histogram in St Albans

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Retail across the St Albans region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Retail Salary Histogram in St Albans

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the St Albans 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 5 (27.78%) EPoS
1 5 (27.78%) Oracle
1 5 (27.78%) QlikView
2 4 (22.22%) FMCG
3 3 (16.67%) Visualisation
3 3 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (16.67%) Tableau
3 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (16.67%) Analytics
3 3 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 3 (16.67%) SAP
3 3 (16.67%) SQL
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle Financials
3 3 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (16.67%) ERP
3 3 (16.67%) ETL
3 3 (16.67%) Finance
4 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (11.11%) Project Management
4 2 (11.11%) Cognos
4 2 (11.11%) ITIL
4 2 (11.11%) Use Case
4 2 (11.11%) SaaS
4 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
4 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the St Albans 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.

Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle Payables
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (11.11%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) QlikView
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Marketing
2 1 (5.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) Systems Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Developer
4 3 (16.67%) SQL Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Business Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Product Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Support Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Support Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Project Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Services Delivery Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Service Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) EPoS
2 4 (22.22%) FMCG
3 3 (16.67%) Visualisation
3 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.56%) Photography
4 1 (5.56%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (16.67%) Analytics
1 3 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (16.67%) ERP
1 3 (16.67%) ETL
2 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (11.11%) Project Management
2 2 (11.11%) ITIL
2 2 (11.11%) Use Case
2 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
2 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
3 1 (5.56%) UML
3 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
3 1 (5.56%) PLM
3 1 (5.56%) Service Management
3 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (5.56%) PMP
1 1 (5.56%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Oracle
2 3 (16.67%) Tableau
2 3 (16.67%) SAP
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.11%) Cognos
4 1 (5.56%) Remedy
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £65000.00 - £85000 per annum + Bonus and benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + attractive benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago