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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MICROS Retail-J
Rank 887 925 881
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -44
Permanent jobs citing Retail-J 15 13 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.011% 0.003%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.19% 0.14% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 15 13 3
Average salary £45,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% -5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £38,000 £29,500
% change year-on-year
+18.42% +28.81%

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
7814 9000 8220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.06% 7.62% 7.57%
Number of salaries quoted 6047 7079 6493
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,695 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £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 9 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 3 July 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 +25 15 £45,000 +18.42%
East Midlands - 11 £45,000 -
Leicestershire - 11 £45,000 -
South East +5 3 £50,000 +31.57%
Oxfordshire 0 2 £50,000 +31.57%
Abingdon - 2 £50,000 -
Coventry - 1 £54,000 -
Berkshire - 1 £40,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £54,000 -

Retail-J
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 27 (100.00%) Retail
2 15 (55.56%) EPoS
3 14 (51.85%) ITIL
3 14 (51.85%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (48.15%) PRINCE2
4 13 (48.15%) Project Management
5 12 (44.44%) Logistics
5 12 (44.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 7 (25.93%) SQL
6 7 (25.93%) Oracle
6 7 (25.93%) Business Analysis
7 4 (14.81%) Java
7 4 (14.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (14.81%) Chip and PIN
8 3 (11.11%) SAP BW
8 3 (11.11%) SAP
8 3 (11.11%) Windows
8 3 (11.11%) E-Commerce
8 3 (11.11%) ERP
8 3 (11.11%) SLA
8 3 (11.11%) SAP PI
8 3 (11.11%) WebSphere
9 2 (7.41%) Capacity Management
9 2 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (7.41%) Back Office
9 2 (7.41%) Linux
9 2 (7.41%) HTML
9 2 (7.41%) PL/SQL
9 2 (7.41%) VBScript
9 2 (7.41%) VB

Retail-J
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (11.11%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) SAP BW
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
General
1 27 (100.00%) Retail
2 2 (7.41%) Back Office
3 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (51.85%) Project Manager
2 12 (44.44%) Analyst
3 8 (29.63%) Business Analyst
4 6 (22.22%) Project Analyst
4 6 (22.22%) IT Project Manager
5 4 (14.81%) Support Analyst
5 4 (14.81%) Applications Support
6 3 (11.11%) Applications Support Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Implementation Consultant
7 2 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (7.41%) Consultant
8 1 (3.70%) Support Technician
8 1 (3.70%) Support Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Applications Support Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) IT Support
8 1 (3.70%) EPoS Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) SAP PI
2 2 (7.41%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (55.56%) EPoS
2 4 (14.81%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Windows
2 2 (7.41%) Linux
3 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.70%) Windows 8
3 1 (3.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) ITIL
1 14 (51.85%) Stakeholder Management
2 13 (48.15%) PRINCE2
2 13 (48.15%) Project Management
3 12 (44.44%) Logistics
4 7 (25.93%) Business Analysis
5 3 (11.11%) E-Commerce
5 3 (11.11%) ERP
6 2 (7.41%) Service Management
6 2 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (7.41%) Capacity Management
7 1 (3.70%) Process Management
7 1 (3.70%) Knowledge Management
7 1 (3.70%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.93%) SQL
2 4 (14.81%) Java
3 2 (7.41%) PL/SQL
3 2 (7.41%) VBScript
3 2 (7.41%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (44.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 4 (14.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 7 (25.93%) Oracle
2 3 (11.11%) SAP
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft