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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 31 24 28
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +4
Permanent jobs citing Retail 7 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 3.10% 2.86% 0.84%
As % of the General category 14.58% 8.11% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 1
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
48 37 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 21.24% 35.24% 18.49%
Number of salaries quoted 36 32 22
Average salary £33,000 £24,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -31.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £20,000 £24,650
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,700 £41,000
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
Salary Histogram in Wakefield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Retail across the Wakefield region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Retail Salary Histogram in Wakefield

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 9 (60.00%) Finance
2 7 (46.67%) Windows
2 7 (46.67%) DNS
2 7 (46.67%) Active Directory
2 7 (46.67%) Citrix
2 7 (46.67%) Telecoms
2 7 (46.67%) AppSense
2 7 (46.67%) Fujitsu
2 7 (46.67%) SCCM
2 7 (46.67%) SC Cleared
2 7 (46.67%) Security Cleared
3 3 (20.00%) Java
3 3 (20.00%) ERP
3 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (20.00%) EPoS
3 3 (20.00%) Change Management
3 3 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (13.33%) COBOL
4 2 (13.33%) DB2
4 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
4 2 (13.33%) Adabas
4 2 (13.33%) IBM
4 2 (13.33%) CICS
4 2 (13.33%) NATURAL
4 2 (13.33%) JCL
4 2 (13.33%) Project Management
4 2 (13.33%) Mainframe
4 2 (13.33%) VSAM

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 2 (13.33%) CICS
1 2 (13.33%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) DB2
1 2 (13.33%) Adabas
General
1 9 (60.00%) Finance
2 7 (46.67%) Telecoms
3 3 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (26.67%) Project Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Developer
4 2 (13.33%) COBOL Programmer
4 2 (13.33%) COBOL Developer
4 2 (13.33%) CICS Programmer
4 2 (13.33%) DB2 Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Programmer
5 1 (6.67%) Dynamics AX Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Head of IT
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
1 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) EPoS
2 2 (13.33%) Mainframe
2 2 (13.33%) VSAM
3 1 (6.67%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) ERP
1 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) Change Management
1 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
2 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
2 2 (13.33%) Project Management
3 1 (6.67%) Supplier Management
3 1 (6.67%) Resource Management
3 1 (6.67%) Release Management
3 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Integration Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Software Architecture
3 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.67%) Logistics
3 1 (6.67%) PRINCE
3 1 (6.67%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) Java
2 2 (13.33%) NATURAL
2 2 (13.33%) JCL
2 2 (13.33%) COBOL
3 1 (6.67%) X++
3 1 (6.67%) SQL
3 1 (6.67%) VB.NET
3 1 (6.67%) C#
3 1 (6.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) SC Cleared
1 7 (46.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (46.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (46.67%) SCCM
2 2 (13.33%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Citrix
1 7 (46.67%) AppSense
1 7 (46.67%) Fujitsu
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (13.33%) IBM