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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 66 65 67
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Retail 3 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 0.46% 0.21% 0.91%
As % of the General category 1.38% 1.18% 3.77%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 6
Average salary £47,500 £80,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.62% +116.21%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Retail
East of England

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

General Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
217 85 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 33.28% 18.16% 24.02%
Number of salaries quoted 196 65 139
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Retail
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Retail Salary Trend in Suffolk

Retail
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Retail across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Retail Salary Histogram in Suffolk

Retail
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 3 July 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
Ipswich - 2 £60,000 -
Bury St Edmunds - 1 £23,000 -
Retail
East of England

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 3 (30.00%) .NET
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (30.00%) UML
1 3 (30.00%) SOA
1 3 (30.00%) Middleware
1 3 (30.00%) Marketing
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (20.00%) MCPD
2 2 (20.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (20.00%) Zachman Framework
2 2 (20.00%) TOGAF
2 2 (20.00%) CRM
2 2 (20.00%) Photoshop
2 2 (20.00%) CSS
2 2 (20.00%) J2EE
2 2 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) VB
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (10.00%) Adobe
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
3 1 (10.00%) Service Management
3 1 (10.00%) Finance
3 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (10.00%) Email Marketing
3 1 (10.00%) Digital Marketing

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 2 (20.00%) Photoshop
1 2 (20.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 3 (30.00%) Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Service Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Designer
2 1 (10.00%) Junior Designer
2 1 (10.00%) Digital Designer
2 1 (10.00%) Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Programme Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Junior
2 1 (10.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) .NET
1 3 (30.00%) Middleware
2 2 (20.00%) HTML
2 2 (20.00%) J2EE
2 2 (20.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) UML
1 3 (30.00%) SOA
2 2 (20.00%) CRM
2 2 (20.00%) Zachman Framework
2 2 (20.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
3 1 (10.00%) Email Marketing
3 1 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
1 1 (10.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (20.00%) MCPD
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (10.00%) P3O
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Adobe