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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 28 32 37
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +5
Permanent jobs citing Retail 20 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 11.36% 1.47% 2.43%
As % of the General category 30.77% 3.77% 4.39%
Number of salaries quoted 17 1 4
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
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
65 53 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 36.93% 38.97% 55.34%
Number of salaries quoted 62 47 75
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

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 24 April 2015.

Retail Salary Histogram in St Albans

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 11 (34.38%) EPoS
2 9 (28.13%) Finance
2 9 (28.13%) SAP
2 9 (28.13%) FMCG
3 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
3 7 (21.88%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (18.75%) SLA
4 6 (18.75%) SAP FI
4 6 (18.75%) Use Case
4 6 (18.75%) SAP FI/CO
4 6 (18.75%) SAP CO
5 5 (15.63%) QlikView
5 5 (15.63%) SaaS
5 5 (15.63%) Manufacturing
5 5 (15.63%) Oracle
6 4 (12.50%) SQL
6 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
6 4 (12.50%) Project Management
6 4 (12.50%) NoSQL
7 3 (9.38%) Tableau
7 3 (9.38%) Neo4j
7 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (9.38%) Analytics
7 3 (9.38%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (9.38%) Oracle Payables
7 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (9.38%) Visualisation
7 3 (9.38%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (9.38%) ERP

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

Applications
1 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (18.75%) SAP FI
1 6 (18.75%) SAP FI/CO
1 6 (18.75%) SAP CO
2 3 (9.38%) Oracle Financials
2 3 (9.38%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (6.25%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.63%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.88%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (15.63%) QlikView
3 4 (12.50%) NoSQL
4 3 (9.38%) Neo4j
4 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (28.13%) Finance
2 5 (15.63%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.13%) French Language
Job Titles
1 21 (65.63%) Analyst
2 13 (40.63%) Systems Analyst
3 8 (25.00%) Business Analyst
4 6 (18.75%) SAP Business Analyst
4 6 (18.75%) SAP Analyst
5 4 (12.50%) Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Technical Product Manager
5 4 (12.50%) Technical Manager
5 4 (12.50%) Product Manager
5 4 (12.50%) Project Manager
6 3 (9.38%) Technical Project Manager
6 3 (9.38%) SQL Developer
7 1 (3.13%) QA Tester
7 1 (3.13%) Head of IT
7 1 (3.13%) Senior Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Senior Project Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Software Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 11 (34.38%) EPoS
2 9 (28.13%) FMCG
3 3 (9.38%) Visualisation
3 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) Use Case
2 4 (12.50%) Project Management
3 3 (9.38%) ERP
3 3 (9.38%) ETL
3 3 (9.38%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (9.38%) Analytics
3 3 (9.38%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (6.25%) Waterfall
4 2 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.13%) Unit Testing
5 1 (3.13%) Manual Testing
5 1 (3.13%) UML
5 1 (3.13%) E-Commerce
5 1 (3.13%) Validation
5 1 (3.13%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (3.13%) C#
2 1 (3.13%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.75%) SLA
2 2 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (28.13%) SAP
2 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
3 5 (15.63%) Oracle
4 3 (9.38%) Tableau
5 2 (6.25%) Cognos
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + attractive benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago