The first table below looks at the demand for Retail-J skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Retail-J over the 3 months to 24 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 of the Business Applications category.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MICROS Retail-J
Rank 904 867 893
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +26
Permanent jobs citing Retail-J 11 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.002% 0.009%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.12% 0.023% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 11
Average salary £38,000 £46,250 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.83% +74.52%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £40,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +50.94%
Business Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
9132 8642 9823
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.76% 7.94% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 7164 6791 8188
Average salary £52,500 £51,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -7.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -

Retail-J
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Retail-J within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

Retail-J Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Retail-J
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Retail-J within the UK.

Retail-J Salary Trend in the UK

Retail-J
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Retail-J within the UK over the 3 months to 24 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -16 11 £38,000 -17.83%
Oxfordshire - 9 £38,000 -
South East - 9 £38,000 -
Oxford - 8 £38,000 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £35,000 -
Lancashire - 1 £40,000 -
Burnley - 1 £40,000 -
Dunstable - 1 £35,000 -
North West - 1 £40,000 -
East of England - 1 £35,000 -

Retail-J
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Retail-J 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-J.

1 16 (100.00%) Retail
2 13 (81.25%) E-Commerce
3 11 (68.75%) JDA
3 11 (68.75%) Java
3 11 (68.75%) ITIL
3 11 (68.75%) Windows
3 11 (68.75%) Linux
3 11 (68.75%) Tomcat
3 11 (68.75%) Incident Management
3 11 (68.75%) Problem Management
3 11 (68.75%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (18.75%) EPoS
4 3 (18.75%) SAP
5 2 (12.50%) ERP
5 2 (12.50%) Project Management
5 2 (12.50%) SAP BW
5 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (12.50%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (6.25%) Cash Management
6 1 (6.25%) Spiceworks
6 1 (6.25%) Gradle
6 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
6 1 (6.25%) Release Management
6 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (6.25%) Requirements Management
6 1 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (6.25%) Marketing
6 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
6 1 (6.25%) QA
6 1 (6.25%) Programme Management

Retail-J
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Retail-J 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-J. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (68.75%) Tomcat
2 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) SAP Retail
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SAP BW
2 1 (6.25%) MS Access
2 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Gradle
1 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
1 1 (6.25%) Subversion
1 1 (6.25%) Maven
1 1 (6.25%) Ant
General
1 16 (100.00%) Retail
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Applications Support
2 10 (62.50%) Support Engineer
2 10 (62.50%) Applications Support Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Build and Release Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) SAP Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) SAP Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Release Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Applications Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) EDI
1 1 (6.25%) XML
1 1 (6.25%) XSD
1 1 (6.25%) HTML
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) Windows
1 11 (68.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) E-Commerce
2 11 (68.75%) ITIL
2 11 (68.75%) Incident Management
2 11 (68.75%) Problem Management
2 11 (68.75%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (12.50%) ERP
3 2 (12.50%) Project Management
3 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.25%) Cash Management
4 1 (6.25%) Release Management
4 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (6.25%) Requirements Management
4 1 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Programme Management
4 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Change Management
4 1 (6.25%) Validation
4 1 (6.25%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) Java
2 1 (6.25%) C
2 1 (6.25%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
2 1 (6.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) JDA
2 3 (18.75%) SAP
3 1 (6.25%) Spiceworks
3 1 (6.25%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (6.25%) IBM
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle