The first 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Taunton region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 20 11 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Permanent jobs citing Retail 4 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 4.35% 12.00% -
As % of the General category 33.33% 30.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 0
Average salary £46,500 £35,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.91% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
General Category
Taunton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
12 20 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 13.04% 40.00% 18.99%
Number of salaries quoted 8 17 15
Average salary £29,500 £35,000 £25,646
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.71% +36.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £26,900 £24,488
10% offered a salary of more than £46,850 £43,902 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Retail
Somerset

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 18 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 4 (44.44%) Blackberry
1 4 (44.44%) Project Management
1 4 (44.44%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (44.44%) JMeter
1 4 (44.44%) Xcode
1 4 (44.44%) Business Continuity
1 4 (44.44%) Systems Analysis
1 4 (44.44%) Business Analysis
1 4 (44.44%) Selenium
1 4 (44.44%) Android
1 4 (44.44%) iPhone
1 4 (44.44%) Test Automation
1 4 (44.44%) iPad
1 4 (44.44%) Apple iOS
1 4 (44.44%) Mobile App
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) SLA

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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.

Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) JMeter
1 4 (44.44%) Xcode
1 4 (44.44%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Test Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Senior Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Senior Test Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Systems Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Service Manager
3 1 (11.11%) IT Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Blackberry
1 4 (44.44%) iPhone
1 4 (44.44%) iPad
1 4 (44.44%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
1 4 (44.44%) Android
1 4 (44.44%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Project Management
1 4 (44.44%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (44.44%) Business Continuity
1 4 (44.44%) Systems Analysis
1 4 (44.44%) Business Analysis
1 4 (44.44%) Test Automation
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA