The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Retek products and/or services in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Retek over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors currently tracked.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Retek, Inc.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retek
Rank 858 836 874
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +38
Permanent jobs citing Retek 23 34 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.031% 0.018%
As % of the Vendors category 0.042% 0.065% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 19 29 6
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £73,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -35.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £27,500 £71,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £68,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,750 £65,000 £72,500
% change year-on-year
-21.92% -10.34%
Vendors Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
54998 52169 56830
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.23% 48.12% 48.38%
Number of salaries quoted 44076 42630 47908
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Retek
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Retek within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Retek Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Retek
Salary Trend

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

Retek Salary Trend in the UK

Retek
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Retek over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 within the UK.

Retek Salary Histogram in the UK

Retek
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Retek within the UK over the 3 months to 1 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -70 23 £50,000 +5.26%
London -34 14 £50,000 +29.03%
Surrey - 6 £52,500 -
South East - 6 £52,500 -
North West - 3 £49,000 -
Manchester - 3 £49,000 -

Retek
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Retek 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 Retek.

1 27 (84.38%) Oracle
2 17 (53.13%) UNIX
2 17 (53.13%) SQL
2 17 (53.13%) Oracle Applications
2 17 (53.13%) Retail
3 12 (37.50%) PL/SQL
4 11 (34.38%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (34.38%) Middleware
5 10 (31.25%) Business Objects
5 10 (31.25%) QA
5 10 (31.25%) System Testing
5 10 (31.25%) Root Cause Analysis
5 10 (31.25%) Change Control
6 9 (28.13%) Oracle EBS
7 8 (25.00%) Finance
8 7 (21.88%) Oracle Fusion
9 6 (18.75%) Oracle Database
9 6 (18.75%) PeopleSoft
9 6 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (18.75%) JD Edwards
10 5 (15.63%) Oracle 11i
10 5 (15.63%) Oracle Database 10g
10 5 (15.63%) Oracle Discoverer
10 5 (15.63%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 5 (15.63%) J2EE
10 5 (15.63%) WebLogic
10 5 (15.63%) AIX
10 5 (15.63%) Solaris
10 5 (15.63%) ITIL
10 5 (15.63%) Telecoms

Retek
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Retek 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 Retek. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (15.63%) WebLogic
1 5 (15.63%) Oracle UPK
2 2 (6.25%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.13%) SAS
Business Applications
1 17 (53.13%) Oracle Applications
2 9 (28.13%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (15.63%) Oracle 11i
3 5 (15.63%) Oracle Retail
3 5 (15.63%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (12.50%) PeopleSoft Financials
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (3.13%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (34.38%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (18.75%) Oracle Database
3 5 (15.63%) Oracle Database 10g
3 5 (15.63%) Oracle Discoverer
3 5 (15.63%) Oracle BI EE
General
1 17 (53.13%) Retail
2 8 (25.00%) Finance
3 5 (15.63%) Telecoms
4 4 (12.50%) Marketing
5 2 (6.25%) Manufacturing
6 1 (3.13%) Electronics
6 1 (3.13%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (25.00%) Developer
2 6 (18.75%) Oracle DBA
2 6 (18.75%) Consultant
2 6 (18.75%) DBA
3 5 (15.63%) Oracle Applications DBA
3 5 (15.63%) SQL Developer
3 5 (15.63%) Senior Oracle DBA
3 5 (15.63%) PL/SQL Developer
3 5 (15.63%) Oracle Consultant
3 5 (15.63%) Senior DBA
4 4 (12.50%) Applications Support
5 3 (9.38%) Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Project Manager
5 3 (9.38%) Oracle Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Applications Support Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Integration Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Support Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (34.38%) Middleware
2 7 (21.88%) Oracle Fusion
3 5 (15.63%) J2EE
4 3 (9.38%) Swing
4 3 (9.38%) Web Services
5 2 (6.25%) Java EE
5 2 (6.25%) XML
5 2 (6.25%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.13%) Social Network
2 1 (3.13%) Open Source
2 1 (3.13%) Internet of Things
2 1 (3.13%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 17 (53.13%) UNIX
2 5 (15.63%) AIX
2 5 (15.63%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) System Testing
1 10 (31.25%) Root Cause Analysis
1 10 (31.25%) Change Control
2 6 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (15.63%) ITIL
4 4 (12.50%) Supply Chain Management
4 4 (12.50%) Business Transformation
4 4 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 3 (9.38%) RUP
5 3 (9.38%) Project Management
5 3 (9.38%) Project Planning
6 2 (6.25%) MODAF
6 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (6.25%) Zachman Framework
6 2 (6.25%) TOGAF
6 2 (6.25%) Time Management
6 2 (6.25%) SOA
7 1 (3.13%) E-business
7 1 (3.13%) Business Analysis
7 1 (3.13%) SAP ESA
Programming Languages
1 17 (53.13%) SQL
2 12 (37.50%) PL/SQL
3 3 (9.38%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) Degree
2 3 (9.38%) PMP
2 3 (9.38%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (31.25%) QA
2 1 (3.13%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (15.63%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 27 (84.38%) Oracle
2 10 (31.25%) Business Objects
3 6 (18.75%) PeopleSoft
3 6 (18.75%) JD Edwards
4 4 (12.50%) Siebel
5 3 (9.38%) SAP
5 3 (9.38%) ATG
6 2 (6.25%) BroadVision
6 2 (6.25%) TIBCO
6 2 (6.25%) webMethods
7 1 (3.13%) JDA