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

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank - 68 59
Permanent jobs citing Retail 0 3 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk - 0.53% 2.44%
As % of the General category - 2.04% 7.21%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 15
Average salary - £60,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +84.61%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%
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
139 147 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 30.68% 26.06% 33.82%
Number of salaries quoted 99 131 179
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -6.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,150 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) ERP
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) EPoS
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Netezza
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) Cognos

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Problem Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Head of IT
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) EPoS
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ERP
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cognos
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Netezza