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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 24 - 30
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Retail 8 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 3.72% - 1.79%
As % of the General category 13.11% - 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 2
Average salary £40,000 - £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -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
61 19 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 28.37% 17.12% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 40 14 28
Average salary £30,000 £31,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £40,000 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 22 August 2014, 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 10 (52.63%) Finance
2 8 (42.11%) SQL
3 7 (36.84%) Degree
4 6 (31.58%) Analytics
5 5 (26.32%) Responsive Web Design
5 5 (26.32%) Software Architecture
5 5 (26.32%) HTML5
5 5 (26.32%) JSON
5 5 (26.32%) X++
5 5 (26.32%) Release Management
5 5 (26.32%) jQuery
5 5 (26.32%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (26.32%) Integration Testing
5 5 (26.32%) Web Analytics
5 5 (26.32%) Dynamics AX
5 5 (26.32%) Marketing
5 5 (26.32%) .NET Framework
5 5 (26.32%) Manufacturing
5 5 (26.32%) Publishing
5 5 (26.32%) CMS
5 5 (26.32%) SEO
5 5 (26.32%) Web Design
5 5 (26.32%) Adobe Illustrator
5 5 (26.32%) VB.NET
5 5 (26.32%) Linux
5 5 (26.32%) C#
5 5 (26.32%) C++
5 5 (26.32%) HTML
5 5 (26.32%) Java
5 5 (26.32%) JavaScript

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (26.32%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Adobe Illustrator
1 5 (26.32%) Photoshop
2 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) MySQL
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.26%) Crystal Reports
General
1 10 (52.63%) Finance
2 5 (26.32%) Marketing
2 5 (26.32%) Manufacturing
2 5 (26.32%) Publishing
3 4 (21.05%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Developer
2 5 (26.32%) Dynamics AX Developer
2 5 (26.32%) Web Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Auditor
5 1 (5.26%) Supply Chain Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Service Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Data Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Database Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Operations Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Services Delivery Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Graduate
5 1 (5.26%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Database Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.26%) Graduate Data Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Development Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Service Operations Manager
5 1 (5.26%) EDI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) HTML5
1 5 (26.32%) JSON
1 5 (26.32%) jQuery
1 5 (26.32%) .NET Framework
1 5 (26.32%) HTML
1 5 (26.32%) .NET
1 5 (26.32%) CSS
1 5 (26.32%) JSP
1 5 (26.32%) Struts
1 5 (26.32%) XML
1 5 (26.32%) XSD
1 5 (26.32%) XSLT
2 1 (5.26%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) FMCG
2 2 (10.53%) CMDB
3 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.26%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Analytics
2 5 (26.32%) Responsive Web Design
2 5 (26.32%) Software Architecture
2 5 (26.32%) Release Management
2 5 (26.32%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (26.32%) Integration Testing
2 5 (26.32%) Web Analytics
2 5 (26.32%) SEO
2 5 (26.32%) Web Design
3 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
3 3 (15.79%) CRM
3 3 (15.79%) ERP
4 2 (10.53%) Matrix Management
4 2 (10.53%) ISMS
4 2 (10.53%) Project Management
4 2 (10.53%) ITIL
4 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) Data Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) Logistics
5 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) SQL
2 5 (26.32%) X++
2 5 (26.32%) VB.NET
2 5 (26.32%) C#
2 5 (26.32%) C++
2 5 (26.32%) Java
2 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) Degree
2 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Fujitsu
2 3 (15.79%) Sage
3 1 (5.26%) AppSense
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.26%) Citrix