The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 21 18 23
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Permanent jobs citing Retail 12 15 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 9.92% 8.52% 4.46%
As % of the General category 31.58% 31.91% 18.52%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 1
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -15.78%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Retail
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wakefield region.

General Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
38 47 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 31.40% 26.70% 24.11%
Number of salaries quoted 38 26 18
Average salary £32,500 £28,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.03% -12.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,150 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,450 £45,900 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Retail across the Wakefield region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

Retail
Salary Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Retail across the Wakefield region.

Retail Salary Trend in Wakefield

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 14 (46.67%) ERP
1 14 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 13 (43.33%) EPoS
2 13 (43.33%) Manufacturing
2 13 (43.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 13 (43.33%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (40.00%) Windows
4 10 (33.33%) WCF
4 10 (33.33%) WPF
4 10 (33.33%) WinForms
4 10 (33.33%) Tandem
4 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (33.33%) TDD
4 10 (33.33%) NUnit
4 10 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 10 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
4 10 (33.33%) Inversion of Control
4 10 (33.33%) MSTest
4 10 (33.33%) MVVM
4 10 (33.33%) Rhino Mocks
4 10 (33.33%) Moq
4 10 (33.33%) Castle Windsor
4 10 (33.33%) Ninject
4 10 (33.33%) Razor View Engine
4 10 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (33.33%) Kanban
4 10 (33.33%) Spring.NET
4 10 (33.33%) Web Application Development
4 10 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 10 (33.33%) Unity DI Container

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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.

Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (33.33%) NUnit
1 10 (33.33%) MSTest
1 10 (33.33%) Rhino Mocks
1 10 (33.33%) Moq
General
1 13 (43.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.33%) German Language
2 1 (3.33%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 14 (46.67%) Project Manager
2 11 (36.67%) IT Project Manager
3 10 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 10 (33.33%) Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Senior Technical Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) IT Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Support Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Project Manager
6 1 (3.33%) IT Support Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Business Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) IT Business Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (33.33%) .NET
1 10 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 10 (33.33%) WinForms
1 10 (33.33%) WCF
1 10 (33.33%) WPF
1 10 (33.33%) Spring.NET
1 10 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 10 (33.33%) Castle Windsor
1 10 (33.33%) Ninject
1 10 (33.33%) Razor View Engine
1 10 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 10 (33.33%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 13 (43.33%) EPoS
2 10 (33.33%) Tandem
2 10 (33.33%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (3.33%) FMCG
3 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (46.67%) ERP
2 13 (43.33%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (43.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (33.33%) Scrum
3 10 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (33.33%) Kanban
3 10 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
3 10 (33.33%) MVVM
3 10 (33.33%) Web Application Development
3 10 (33.33%) Change Management
3 10 (33.33%) MVC
3 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (33.33%) TDD
4 4 (13.33%) PRINCE2
5 3 (10.00%) Project Management
6 2 (6.67%) Six Sigma
7 1 (3.33%) ITIL
7 1 (3.33%) Service Management
7 1 (3.33%) Logistics
7 1 (3.33%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (33.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (3.33%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
System Software
1 3 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 14 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.00%) Citrix
2 3 (10.00%) NetApp
2 3 (10.00%) VMware
3 1 (3.33%) SAP
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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