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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 42 - 36
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Retail 6 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 3.68% - 2.53%
As % of the General category 13.95% - 5.97%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 4
Average salary £53,750 - £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%
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
43 16 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 26.38% 20.25% 42.41%
Number of salaries quoted 43 11 54
Average salary £52,500 £34,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.17% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,500 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £49,700
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 22 October 2014.

Retail Salary Histogram in St Albans

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 6 (42.86%) ITIL
2 5 (35.71%) Service Delivery
3 3 (21.43%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (21.43%) EPoS
3 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce
3 3 (21.43%) Project Management
4 2 (14.29%) Workflow
4 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 2 (14.29%) PHP
4 2 (14.29%) SQL
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle
4 2 (14.29%) Visualisation
4 2 (14.29%) SaaS
4 2 (14.29%) QA
5 1 (7.14%) FMCG
5 1 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (7.14%) ITIL V3
5 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (7.14%) Service Management
5 1 (7.14%) PRINCE
5 1 (7.14%) Remedy
5 1 (7.14%) PMP
5 1 (7.14%) PMI Certification
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (7.14%) Finance
5 1 (7.14%) Legal
5 1 (7.14%) Mainframe

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Legal
1 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Services Delivery Manager
1 4 (28.57%) Service Manager
1 4 (28.57%) Delivery Manager
1 4 (28.57%) Project Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Business Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Product Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Account Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Support
3 1 (7.14%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Support Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Support Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) EPoS
2 2 (14.29%) Visualisation
3 1 (7.14%) FMCG
3 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) Mainframe
3 1 (7.14%) Photography
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) ITIL
2 5 (35.71%) Service Delivery
3 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce
3 3 (21.43%) Project Management
4 2 (14.29%) Workflow
4 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 1 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (7.14%) ITIL V3
5 1 (7.14%) Service Management
5 1 (7.14%) PRINCE
5 1 (7.14%) PLM
5 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) PHP
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (7.14%) PMP
2 1 (7.14%) PMI Certification
2 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) Remedy