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 3 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 29 - 32
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Retail 7 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 3.17% - 1.83%
As % of the General category 10.61% - 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 2
Average salary £40,000 - £35,750
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
66 17 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 29.86% 15.89% 27.52%
Number of salaries quoted 42 12 27
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,500 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £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 3 September 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 12 (57.14%) Finance
2 8 (38.10%) SQL
3 7 (33.33%) Degree
4 6 (28.57%) Fujitsu
4 6 (28.57%) Telecoms
4 6 (28.57%) Analytics
5 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
5 5 (23.81%) Responsive Web Design
5 5 (23.81%) Release Management
5 5 (23.81%) jQuery
5 5 (23.81%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (23.81%) Integration Testing
5 5 (23.81%) Software Architecture
5 5 (23.81%) HTML5
5 5 (23.81%) SEO
5 5 (23.81%) Manufacturing
5 5 (23.81%) Publishing
5 5 (23.81%) CMS
5 5 (23.81%) Web Design
5 5 (23.81%) Adobe Illustrator
5 5 (23.81%) JSON
5 5 (23.81%) X++
5 5 (23.81%) .NET Framework
5 5 (23.81%) Web Analytics
5 5 (23.81%) Dynamics AX
5 5 (23.81%) Marketing
5 5 (23.81%) VB.NET
5 5 (23.81%) Linux
5 5 (23.81%) C#
5 5 (23.81%) C++

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 (23.81%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Photoshop
1 5 (23.81%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) MySQL
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.76%) Crystal Reports
General
1 12 (57.14%) Finance
2 6 (28.57%) Telecoms
3 5 (23.81%) Manufacturing
3 5 (23.81%) Publishing
3 5 (23.81%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Developer
2 5 (23.81%) Web Developer
2 5 (23.81%) Dynamics AX Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (9.52%) Auditor
6 1 (4.76%) Supply Chain Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Graduate
6 1 (4.76%) Graduate Data Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Development Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Service Operations Manager
6 1 (4.76%) EDI Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Operations Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Services Delivery Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Service Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Data Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Database Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Database Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) HTML
1 5 (23.81%) .NET
1 5 (23.81%) CSS
1 5 (23.81%) JSP
1 5 (23.81%) Struts
1 5 (23.81%) XML
1 5 (23.81%) XSD
1 5 (23.81%) XSLT
1 5 (23.81%) .NET Framework
1 5 (23.81%) JSON
1 5 (23.81%) jQuery
1 5 (23.81%) HTML5
2 1 (4.76%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) FMCG
2 2 (9.52%) CMDB
3 1 (4.76%) Data Integration
3 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Linux
2 3 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Analytics
2 5 (23.81%) Responsive Web Design
2 5 (23.81%) SEO
2 5 (23.81%) Web Design
2 5 (23.81%) Release Management
2 5 (23.81%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (23.81%) Integration Testing
2 5 (23.81%) Web Analytics
2 5 (23.81%) Software Architecture
3 3 (14.29%) CRM
3 3 (14.29%) ERP
3 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 2 (9.52%) ITIL
4 2 (9.52%) Project Management
4 2 (9.52%) Matrix Management
4 2 (9.52%) ISMS
4 2 (9.52%) Business Analysis
5 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (4.76%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) SQL
2 5 (23.81%) VB.NET
2 5 (23.81%) X++
2 5 (23.81%) C#
2 5 (23.81%) C++
2 5 (23.81%) Java
2 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.76%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (33.33%) Degree
2 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
3 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Fujitsu
2 3 (14.29%) Citrix
2 3 (14.29%) Sage
2 3 (14.29%) AppSense
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft