The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 17 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 37 29 45
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +16
Permanent jobs citing Retail 38 46 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 5.71% 7.53% 1.72%
As % of the General category 14.90% 16.14% 4.70%
Number of salaries quoted 30 45 6
Average salary £37,500 £44,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.73% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £48,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Retail
Wiltshire

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

General Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
255 285 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 38.29% 46.64% 36.61%
Number of salaries quoted 207 195 139
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -9.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,950 £70,750 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Retail
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Retail Salary Trend in Swindon

Retail
Salary Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Retail across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 17 October 2014.

Retail Salary Histogram in Swindon

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 17 October 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 36 (61.02%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (59.32%) Banking
3 29 (49.15%) Finance
4 28 (47.46%) Retail Banking
5 26 (44.07%) Use Case
6 25 (42.37%) SQL
6 25 (42.37%) Test Scripting
7 15 (25.42%) Degree
8 14 (23.73%) C#
8 14 (23.73%) .NET
8 14 (23.73%) Oracle
9 13 (22.03%) Scrum
10 12 (20.34%) jQuery
10 12 (20.34%) JavaScript
11 11 (18.64%) TDD
12 10 (16.95%) Microsoft
12 10 (16.95%) ISEB
13 9 (15.25%) ASP.NET
13 9 (15.25%) WATIR
13 9 (15.25%) Selenium
13 9 (15.25%) WebDriver
14 8 (13.56%) .NET Framework
14 8 (13.56%) OO
14 8 (13.56%) MS Excel
14 8 (13.56%) E-Commerce
15 7 (11.86%) Waterfall
15 7 (11.86%) Functional Testing
15 7 (11.86%) Analytics
16 6 (10.17%) HTML5
16 6 (10.17%) Social Media

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 17 October 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 (3.39%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (13.56%) MS Excel
2 6 (10.17%) Photoshop
2 6 (10.17%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (8.47%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 6 (10.17%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.69%) Exchequer
2 1 (1.69%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.69%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.17%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (5.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (5.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (5.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.69%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 9 (15.25%) WATIR
1 9 (15.25%) Selenium
1 9 (15.25%) WebDriver
2 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 35 (59.32%) Banking
2 29 (49.15%) Finance
3 28 (47.46%) Retail Banking
4 5 (8.47%) Telecoms
5 3 (5.08%) Manufacturing
6 2 (3.39%) Games
7 1 (1.69%) Marketing
7 1 (1.69%) Legal
7 1 (1.69%) Front Office
7 1 (1.69%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 21 (35.59%) Analyst
2 18 (30.51%) Test Analyst
3 16 (27.12%) Developer
4 9 (15.25%) Senior Analyst
5 8 (13.56%) Test Manager
5 8 (13.56%) Senior Test Analyst
5 8 (13.56%) Designer
6 7 (11.86%) Functional Test Analyst
6 7 (11.86%) Functional Analyst
7 6 (10.17%) Front-End Developer
7 6 (10.17%) Test Leader
8 5 (8.47%) .NET Developer
8 5 (8.47%) Senior Developer
9 4 (6.78%) Digital Designer
9 4 (6.78%) Senior .NET Developer
10 3 (5.08%) C# .NET Developer
10 3 (5.08%) Senior C# Developer
10 3 (5.08%) Applications Developer
10 3 (5.08%) C# Developer
10 3 (5.08%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (23.73%) .NET
2 12 (20.34%) jQuery
3 9 (15.25%) ASP.NET
4 8 (13.56%) .NET Framework
5 6 (10.17%) CSS3
5 6 (10.17%) CSS
5 6 (10.17%) HTML
5 6 (10.17%) MSMQ
5 6 (10.17%) HTML5
5 6 (10.17%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 5 (8.47%) Web Services
6 5 (8.47%) RESTful
7 4 (6.78%) WCF
7 4 (6.78%) LINQ
8 3 (5.08%) SOAP
8 3 (5.08%) LINQ to SQL
9 2 (3.39%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (3.39%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 1 (1.69%) Sass
10 1 (1.69%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.17%) E-Learning
1 6 (10.17%) Graphic Design
1 6 (10.17%) Video Editing
1 6 (10.17%) Blog
1 6 (10.17%) Social Media
2 2 (3.39%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.69%) Statistics
3 1 (1.69%) Credit Risk
3 1 (1.69%) Reference Data
3 1 (1.69%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.69%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.69%) User Experience
3 1 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.47%) Apple iOS
2 3 (5.08%) Windows
3 2 (3.39%) Linux
3 2 (3.39%) Debian
3 2 (3.39%) Ubuntu
3 2 (3.39%) CentOS
4 1 (1.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (61.02%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (44.07%) Use Case
3 25 (42.37%) Test Scripting
4 13 (22.03%) Scrum
5 11 (18.64%) TDD
6 8 (13.56%) OO
6 8 (13.56%) E-Commerce
7 7 (11.86%) Waterfall
7 7 (11.86%) Functional Testing
7 7 (11.86%) Analytics
8 6 (10.17%) Manual Testing
8 6 (10.17%) OOD
9 5 (8.47%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (8.47%) Responsive Web Design
10 4 (6.78%) MVC
11 3 (5.08%) Test Management
11 3 (5.08%) iOS Development
12 2 (3.39%) Line Management
12 2 (3.39%) Stakeholder Management
12 2 (3.39%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (42.37%) SQL
2 14 (23.73%) C#
3 12 (20.34%) JavaScript
4 6 (10.17%) Java
5 5 (8.47%) VB.NET
6 4 (6.78%) T-SQL
7 2 (3.39%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.69%) PHP5
8 1 (1.69%) VB
8 1 (1.69%) PHP
8 1 (1.69%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (25.42%) Degree
2 10 (16.95%) ISEB
3 2 (3.39%) CEH
3 2 (3.39%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.39%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.39%) OSCP
3 2 (3.39%) OSCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (3.39%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 14 (23.73%) Oracle
2 10 (16.95%) Microsoft
3 6 (10.17%) Adobe
3 6 (10.17%) Google
4 5 (8.47%) Apple
5 1 (1.69%) Syclo
5 1 (1.69%) Twitter
5 1 (1.69%) SAP
5 1 (1.69%) Trillium
5 1 (1.69%) IBM
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Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Health
Posted: 2 days ago
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Health, Share, Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Share options
Posted: 3 days ago
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Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago