The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT jobs advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 12 24 9
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -15
Permanent jobs citing Retail 3 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 6.82% 2.41% 11.76%
As % of the General category 23.08% 16.67% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 5
Average salary £20,000 £46,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-56.98% +16.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £46,500 £26,700
10% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £46,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Retail
Somerset

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

General Category
Taunton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
13 12 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 29.55% 14.46% 41.18%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 20
Average salary £27,500 £20,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,750 £20,000 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

Retail
Salary Trend in Taunton

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

Retail Salary Trend in Taunton

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Taunton 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 (33.33%) SAP
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL
1 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (22.22%) Workflow
2 2 (22.22%) Metadata Management
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle ODI
2 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (22.22%) Data Structures
2 2 (22.22%) Dimensional Modelling
2 2 (22.22%) Data Mapping
2 2 (22.22%) Data Architecture
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (22.22%) Workflow Management
2 2 (22.22%) ABAP
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) DB2
2 2 (22.22%) MS Office
2 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (22.22%) Control-M
2 2 (22.22%) ERwin
3 1 (11.11%) SAP MM
3 1 (11.11%) SAP WM
3 1 (11.11%) SAP SD
3 1 (11.11%) ISO 9000
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
3 1 (11.11%) UML
3 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
3 1 (11.11%) Logistics

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Taunton 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 (22.22%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Office
2 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SAP MM
1 1 (11.11%) SAP WM
1 1 (11.11%) SAP SD
1 1 (11.11%) SAP Retail
1 1 (11.11%) SAP SCM
1 1 (11.11%) SAP LE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle ODI
1 2 (22.22%) DB2
1 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) ERwin
General
1 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Development Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Data Architect
3 1 (11.11%) SAP Support
3 1 (11.11%) Change Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (22.22%) Data Structures
3 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Workflow
2 2 (22.22%) Metadata Management
2 2 (22.22%) Dimensional Modelling
2 2 (22.22%) Data Mapping
2 2 (22.22%) Data Architecture
2 2 (22.22%) Workflow Management
2 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
3 1 (11.11%) UML
3 1 (11.11%) Logistics
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Information Security
3 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
3 1 (11.11%) Information Management
3 1 (11.11%) Change Management
3 1 (11.11%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) ISO 9000
1 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Control-M
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) SAP
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle