The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MICROS Retail-J
Rank 875 900 871
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -29
Permanent jobs citing Retail-J 18 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.006% 0.002%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.24% 0.083% 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 12 7 2
Average salary £45,000 £38,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% +35.71%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £38,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year
+18.42% +35.71%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Business Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
7532 8478 8510
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.88% 7.39% 8.01%
Number of salaries quoted 5904 6648 6644
Average salary £55,000 £53,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.77% +0.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.09%

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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Retail-J over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 within the UK.

Retail-J Salary Histogram in the UK

Retail-J
Top 5 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 28 August 2015. 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 +15 18 £45,000 +18.42% 1
Leicestershire - 15 £45,000 -
East Midlands - 15 £45,000 - 1
London - 3 £26,000 -
Leicester - 2 £47,000 -

Retail-J
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 34 (100.00%) Retail
2 24 (70.59%) EPoS
3 21 (61.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (38.24%) PRINCE2
5 12 (35.29%) ITIL
5 12 (35.29%) Project Management
5 12 (35.29%) Logistics
5 12 (35.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 10 (29.41%) Requirements Analysis
7 9 (26.47%) ISEB
8 8 (23.53%) SAP
9 7 (20.59%) Business Analysis
9 7 (20.59%) Oracle
10 6 (17.65%) ERP
11 5 (14.71%) E-Commerce
11 5 (14.71%) SQL
11 5 (14.71%) SAP BW
11 5 (14.71%) SAP PI
12 4 (11.76%) Finance
12 4 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
13 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
13 3 (8.82%) Windows
13 3 (8.82%) MS Office
13 3 (8.82%) WebSphere
13 3 (8.82%) Degree
13 3 (8.82%) SAP Business One
13 3 (8.82%) Oracle Retail
13 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
14 2 (5.88%) Demandware

Retail-J
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 3 (8.82%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) MS Office
1 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (8.82%) SAP Business One
1 3 (8.82%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.71%) SAP BW
2 1 (2.94%) SAP HANA
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
General
1 34 (100.00%) Retail
2 4 (11.76%) Finance
3 2 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (58.82%) Analyst
2 19 (55.88%) Business Analyst
3 15 (44.12%) Project Manager
4 10 (29.41%) IT Business Analyst
5 8 (23.53%) IT Project Manager
5 8 (23.53%) Project Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) SAP Business Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Junior
6 2 (5.88%) Applications Support
6 2 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (2.94%) Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Support Technician
7 1 (2.94%) Support Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Support Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Applications Support Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.71%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 24 (70.59%) EPoS
2 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.94%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.82%) Windows
2 2 (5.88%) Linux
3 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.94%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.94%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (61.76%) Stakeholder Management
2 13 (38.24%) PRINCE2
3 12 (35.29%) ITIL
3 12 (35.29%) Project Management
3 12 (35.29%) Logistics
4 10 (29.41%) Requirements Analysis
5 7 (20.59%) Business Analysis
6 6 (17.65%) ERP
7 5 (14.71%) E-Commerce
8 2 (5.88%) Service Delivery
8 2 (5.88%) Workflow
8 2 (5.88%) Line Management
9 1 (2.94%) Mentoring
9 1 (2.94%) Knowledge Management
9 1 (2.94%) Incident Management
9 1 (2.94%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.71%) SQL
2 2 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (35.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 9 (26.47%) ISEB
3 4 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (8.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 8 (23.53%) SAP
2 7 (20.59%) Oracle
3 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.88%) Demandware