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 12 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 36 28 50
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +22
Permanent jobs citing Retail 37 46 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 5.13% 7.58% 1.54%
As % of the General category 13.65% 15.44% 4.26%
Number of salaries quoted 24 45 6
Average salary £41,750 £42,500 £48,555
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.76% -12.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
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
271 298 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 37.59% 49.09% 36.22%
Number of salaries quoted 225 196 178
Average salary £45,750 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.64% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,800 £72,000 £60,000
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 12 September 2014.

Retail Salary Histogram in Swindon

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 12 September 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 31 (72.09%) Agile Software Development
1 31 (72.09%) Banking
2 27 (62.79%) Retail Banking
3 26 (60.47%) Use Case
4 25 (58.14%) Test Scripting
5 24 (55.81%) Finance
6 22 (51.16%) SQL
7 15 (34.88%) Degree
8 12 (27.91%) Scrum
9 10 (23.26%) ISEB
9 10 (23.26%) TDD
10 9 (20.93%) WATIR
10 9 (20.93%) Selenium
10 9 (20.93%) WebDriver
11 7 (16.28%) Oracle
11 7 (16.28%) Functional Testing
12 6 (13.95%) Manual Testing
12 6 (13.95%) Microsoft
13 5 (11.63%) .NET
13 5 (11.63%) E-Commerce
13 5 (11.63%) Web Services
13 5 (11.63%) C#
13 5 (11.63%) User Acceptance Testing
13 5 (11.63%) RESTful
14 4 (9.30%) jQuery
14 4 (9.30%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 4 (9.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 4 (9.30%) .NET Framework
14 4 (9.30%) T-SQL
14 4 (9.30%) JavaScript

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 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 (4.65%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (9.30%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.98%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.33%) Exchequer
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (4.65%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.30%) SQL Server
1 4 (9.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (6.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (6.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.33%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 9 (20.93%) WATIR
1 9 (20.93%) Selenium
1 9 (20.93%) WebDriver
2 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 31 (72.09%) Banking
2 27 (62.79%) Retail Banking
3 24 (55.81%) Finance
4 2 (4.65%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.65%) Games
5 1 (2.33%) Legal
5 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (46.51%) Analyst
2 18 (41.86%) Test Analyst
3 9 (20.93%) Senior Analyst
4 8 (18.60%) Test Manager
4 8 (18.60%) Senior Test Analyst
5 7 (16.28%) Functional Analyst
5 7 (16.28%) Functional Test Analyst
5 7 (16.28%) Developer
6 6 (13.95%) Test Leader
7 3 (6.98%) Designer
7 3 (6.98%) SQL Developer
7 3 (6.98%) SQL Server Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Senior Developer
8 2 (4.65%) .NET Developer
8 2 (4.65%) C# Developer
8 2 (4.65%) SQL Server DBA
8 2 (4.65%) DBA
8 2 (4.65%) Tester
8 2 (4.65%) Penetration Tester
8 2 (4.65%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.63%) .NET
1 5 (11.63%) Web Services
1 5 (11.63%) RESTful
2 4 (9.30%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 4 (9.30%) .NET Framework
2 4 (9.30%) jQuery
3 3 (6.98%) MSMQ
3 3 (6.98%) LINQ to SQL
3 3 (6.98%) LINQ
4 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.33%) CSS
5 1 (2.33%) ADO.NET
5 1 (2.33%) Ajax
5 1 (2.33%) WCF
5 1 (2.33%) HTML
5 1 (2.33%) HTML5
5 1 (2.33%) CSS3
5 1 (2.33%) Sass
5 1 (2.33%) LESS
5 1 (2.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.98%) E-Learning
1 3 (6.98%) Graphic Design
1 3 (6.98%) Video Editing
1 3 (6.98%) Blog
1 3 (6.98%) Social Media
2 2 (4.65%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.33%) Statistics
3 1 (2.33%) Credit Risk
3 1 (2.33%) Reference Data
3 1 (2.33%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.33%) User Experience
3 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.65%) Linux
1 2 (4.65%) Debian
1 2 (4.65%) Ubuntu
1 2 (4.65%) CentOS
2 1 (2.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (72.09%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (60.47%) Use Case
3 25 (58.14%) Test Scripting
4 12 (27.91%) Scrum
5 10 (23.26%) TDD
6 7 (16.28%) Functional Testing
7 6 (13.95%) Manual Testing
8 5 (11.63%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (11.63%) E-Commerce
9 4 (9.30%) OO
9 4 (9.30%) Analytics
10 3 (6.98%) Waterfall
10 3 (6.98%) OOD
10 3 (6.98%) Test Management
11 2 (4.65%) Penetration Testing
11 2 (4.65%) Data Analysis
11 2 (4.65%) Software Engineering
11 2 (4.65%) MVC
11 2 (4.65%) Data Modelling
12 1 (2.33%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 22 (51.16%) SQL
2 5 (11.63%) C#
3 4 (9.30%) JavaScript
3 4 (9.30%) T-SQL
4 3 (6.98%) Java
5 2 (4.65%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.33%) PHP5
6 1 (2.33%) VB
6 1 (2.33%) PHP
6 1 (2.33%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (34.88%) Degree
2 10 (23.26%) ISEB
3 2 (4.65%) CEH
3 2 (4.65%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.65%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.65%) OSCP
3 2 (4.65%) OSCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (4.65%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 7 (16.28%) Oracle
2 6 (13.95%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.98%) Google
4 1 (2.33%) Adobe
4 1 (2.33%) Trillium
4 1 (2.33%) IBM
Swindon, Wiltshire
House of Fraser
Salary: 39000
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 per annum + OTE 100k plus £500 p/m Car allowance
Posted: 16 days ago