The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Retail 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 terms in our General category for the Wales region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 53 87 68
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -19
Permanent jobs citing Retail 52 11 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 3.87% 0.86% 1.67%
As % of the General category 10.46% 2.93% 5.67%
Number of salaries quoted 26 8 13
Average salary £40,000 £31,000 £30,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.03% +0.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,400 £22,450
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £33,550
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
General Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
497 375 282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 37.03% 29.25% 29.44%
Number of salaries quoted 408 323 260
Average salary £35,000 £36,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% +7.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,800 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Retail
UK

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Retail
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Retail Salary Trend in Wales

Retail
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Retail across the Wales region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Retail Salary Histogram in Wales

Retail
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the Wales region 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
South Wales +25 41 £40,000 +29.03% 6
West Wales +20 11 - -
Retail
UK

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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 60 (75.00%) Finance
2 33 (41.25%) Telecoms
3 32 (40.00%) Fujitsu
3 32 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 27 (33.75%) Stakeholder Management
5 26 (32.50%) Management Information System
5 26 (32.50%) PRINCE2
5 26 (32.50%) Configuration Management
6 25 (31.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 25 (31.25%) Risk Management
6 25 (31.25%) Quality Management
6 25 (31.25%) Project Management
6 25 (31.25%) Migration
6 25 (31.25%) Risk Assessment
6 25 (31.25%) Programme Management
6 25 (31.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 25 (31.25%) SC Cleared
6 25 (31.25%) Change Control
7 19 (23.75%) SQL Server
8 15 (18.75%) Microsoft
9 14 (17.50%) SQL
10 13 (16.25%) .NET
11 11 (13.75%) E-Commerce
12 10 (12.50%) ASP.NET
12 10 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
13 9 (11.25%) CSS
13 9 (11.25%) Windows
14 8 (10.00%) C#
14 8 (10.00%) HTML
14 8 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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 4 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.75%) IIS
3 2 (2.50%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.25%) Lync
4 1 (1.25%) CMS
4 1 (1.25%) Apache
4 1 (1.25%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.25%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.25%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.25%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.25%) MS Office
2 1 (1.25%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (2.50%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.75%) Firewall
2 6 (7.50%) WAN
2 6 (7.50%) TCP/IP
2 6 (7.50%) LAN
3 5 (6.25%) VoIP
3 5 (6.25%) Internet
4 2 (2.50%) VPN
5 1 (1.25%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (1.25%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (1.25%) Network Security
5 1 (1.25%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.25%) VLAN
5 1 (1.25%) Junos
5 1 (1.25%) IPsec
5 1 (1.25%) ADSL
5 1 (1.25%) ISDN
5 1 (1.25%) OSPF
5 1 (1.25%) BGP
5 1 (1.25%) EIGRP
5 1 (1.25%) IGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (23.75%) SQL Server
2 10 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (7.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (7.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (2.50%) MySQL
7 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.25%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (5.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.75%) Subversion
2 3 (3.75%) Rhino Mocks
2 3 (3.75%) NUnit
3 1 (1.25%) JIRA
General
1 60 (75.00%) Finance
2 33 (41.25%) Telecoms
3 7 (8.75%) Electronics
3 7 (8.75%) Legal
4 6 (7.50%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.75%) Retail Banking
5 3 (3.75%) Banking
6 1 (1.25%) Marketing
6 1 (1.25%) Welsh Language
6 1 (1.25%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 25 (31.25%) Project Manager
1 25 (31.25%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 25 (31.25%) Infrastructure Manager
2 18 (22.50%) Developer
3 8 (10.00%) Analyst
4 7 (8.75%) .NET Developer
5 6 (7.50%) 2nd Line Support
5 6 (7.50%) Support Analyst
5 6 (7.50%) Web Developer
5 6 (7.50%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 5 (6.25%) Senior Network Consultant
6 5 (6.25%) Head of Development
6 5 (6.25%) Senior Consultant
6 5 (6.25%) Consultant
6 5 (6.25%) Network Consultant
6 5 (6.25%) Architect
6 5 (6.25%) Enterprise Architect
7 4 (5.00%) SQL Developer
8 3 (3.75%) IT Security Officer
8 3 (3.75%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (16.25%) .NET
2 10 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 9 (11.25%) CSS
4 8 (10.00%) HTML
5 6 (7.50%) WCF
6 4 (5.00%) XHTML
6 4 (5.00%) .NET Framework
7 3 (3.75%) MonoRail
7 3 (3.75%) NHibernate
7 3 (3.75%) Castle Windsor
7 3 (3.75%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (3.75%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 2 (2.50%) XML
8 2 (2.50%) WinForms
8 2 (2.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (2.50%) jQuery
9 1 (1.25%) Ajax
9 1 (1.25%) Sass
9 1 (1.25%) LESS
9 1 (1.25%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 26 (32.50%) Management Information System
2 6 (7.50%) Mainframe
3 5 (6.25%) EPoS
4 3 (3.75%) Replication
5 2 (2.50%) Clustering
5 2 (2.50%) Open Source
6 1 (1.25%) Graphic Design
6 1 (1.25%) FMCG
6 1 (1.25%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.25%) Windows
2 6 (7.50%) UNIX
3 3 (3.75%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (3.75%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (33.75%) Stakeholder Management
2 26 (32.50%) PRINCE2
2 26 (32.50%) Configuration Management
3 25 (31.25%) Risk Management
3 25 (31.25%) Quality Management
3 25 (31.25%) Project Management
3 25 (31.25%) Migration
3 25 (31.25%) Risk Assessment
3 25 (31.25%) Programme Management
3 25 (31.25%) Change Control
4 11 (13.75%) E-Commerce
5 8 (10.00%) Incident Management
6 7 (8.75%) MVC
7 6 (7.50%) Problem Management
8 5 (6.25%) Web Development
8 5 (6.25%) Logistics
8 5 (6.25%) ERP
8 5 (6.25%) OO
8 5 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (5.00%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 14 (17.50%) SQL
2 8 (10.00%) C#
3 5 (6.25%) JavaScript
3 5 (6.25%) T-SQL
4 4 (5.00%) VB.NET
5 3 (3.75%) PHP
6 2 (2.50%) Java
7 1 (1.25%) R
7 1 (1.25%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.25%) AWK
7 1 (1.25%) VB6
7 1 (1.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 32 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 25 (31.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 25 (31.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 25 (31.25%) SC Cleared
3 7 (8.75%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (8.75%) CCNP
3 7 (8.75%) CCNA
4 5 (6.25%) CCDP
5 3 (3.75%) CISSP
6 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.50%) MCSD
7 1 (1.25%) Degree
7 1 (1.25%) JNCIA
7 1 (1.25%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.25%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (1.25%) CCSP
System Software
1 1 (1.25%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 32 (40.00%) Fujitsu
2 15 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 7 (8.75%) Cisco
4 2 (2.50%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.25%) T-Plan
5 1 (1.25%) Juniper
5 1 (1.25%) Nokia
5 1 (1.25%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.25%) Adobe
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £42500 per annum
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