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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank - 20 12
Permanent jobs citing Retail 0 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton - 4.44% 12.24%
As % of the General category - 30.77% 31.58%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 4
Average salary - £46,500 £35,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +31.91%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%
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
5 13 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 13.16% 14.44% 38.78%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 16
Average salary £30,000 £29,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.69% -15.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,200 £20,000 £26,700
10% offered a salary of more than £45,800 £52,000 £46,850
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 30 July 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 (42.86%) ITIL
1 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
2 2 (28.57%) Workflow
2 2 (28.57%) Data Architecture
2 2 (28.57%) Metadata Management
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle ODI
2 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) Data Structures
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) DB2
2 2 (28.57%) MS Office
2 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (28.57%) Control-M
2 2 (28.57%) ERwin
2 2 (28.57%) Workflow Management
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (28.57%) Dimensional Modelling
2 2 (28.57%) Data Mapping
3 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security
3 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
3 1 (14.29%) Information Management
3 1 (14.29%) Logistics
3 1 (14.29%) SAP Retail
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) SAP SCM
3 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (28.57%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
2 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SAP SD
1 1 (14.29%) SAP MM
1 1 (14.29%) SAP WM
1 1 (14.29%) SAP Retail
1 1 (14.29%) SAP SCM
1 1 (14.29%) SAP LE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) DB2
1 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) ERwin
General
1 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Data Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Change Manager
3 1 (14.29%) SAP Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
2 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) Data Structures
3 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
2 2 (28.57%) Workflow
2 2 (28.57%) Dimensional Modelling
2 2 (28.57%) Data Mapping
2 2 (28.57%) Data Architecture
2 2 (28.57%) Workflow Management
2 2 (28.57%) Metadata Management
3 1 (14.29%) Logistics
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Change Control
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security
3 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
3 1 (14.29%) Information Management
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) UML
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) ISO 9000
1 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Control-M
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) SAP