The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT jobs advertised for the Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 12 23 14
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -9
Permanent jobs citing Retail 3 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 7.50% 5.00% 1.64%
As % of the General category 27.27% 11.76% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 1
Average salary £75,000 £45,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -21.73%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Retail
South East

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

General Category
Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
11 34 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 27.50% 42.50% 34.43%
Number of salaries quoted 8 19 19
Average salary £65,000 £62,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +38.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £47,500 £32,700
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

Retail
Salary Trend in Sussex

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

Retail Salary Trend in Sussex

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sussex

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Sussex 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 4 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (37.50%) SAP
2 3 (37.50%) SAP SD
2 3 (37.50%) Change Management
2 3 (37.50%) E-business
2 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (37.50%) SAP Retail
2 3 (37.50%) Degree
2 3 (37.50%) Data Protection
3 2 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (25.00%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (25.00%) .NET
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (25.00%) IIS
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (25.00%) CSS
3 2 (25.00%) OO
3 2 (25.00%) MSMQ
3 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (25.00%) ERP
3 2 (25.00%) OOD
3 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) Back Office
3 2 (25.00%) MVC
3 2 (25.00%) SEO
3 2 (25.00%) Migration
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Sussex 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) IIS
1 2 (25.00%) Confluence
2 1 (12.50%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) SAP SD
1 3 (37.50%) SAP Retail
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (25.00%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) NUnit
1 2 (25.00%) JIRA
1 2 (25.00%) ReSharper
1 2 (25.00%) WATIR
1 2 (25.00%) TeamCity
1 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (25.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 2 (25.00%) Moq
1 2 (25.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (25.00%) NCrunch
General
1 2 (25.00%) Back Office
1 2 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Consultant
1 3 (37.50%) SAP SD Consultant
1 3 (37.50%) SAP Consultant
1 3 (37.50%) SAP Retail Consultant
1 3 (37.50%) SAP IS-Retail Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Software Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Operations Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Webmaster
3 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Marketing Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
1 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (25.00%) CSS
1 2 (25.00%) MSMQ
1 2 (25.00%) NHibernate
1 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (25.00%) jQuery
1 2 (25.00%) Spring.NET
1 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (25.00%) StructureMap
1 2 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 2 (25.00%) Dapper ORM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) User Experience
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (37.50%) Change Management
2 3 (37.50%) E-business
2 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (37.50%) Data Protection
3 2 (25.00%) OO
3 2 (25.00%) BDD
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) TDD
3 2 (25.00%) Pair Programming
3 2 (25.00%) Content Management
3 2 (25.00%) Refactoring
3 2 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (25.00%) MVC
3 2 (25.00%) SEO
3 2 (25.00%) Migration
3 2 (25.00%) ERP
3 2 (25.00%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C#
1 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
1 2 (25.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) SAP
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Omniture
2 2 (25.00%) Endeca
2 2 (25.00%) RedPrairie