The 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 61 91 80
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -11
Permanent jobs citing Retail 43 20 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 3.35% 1.50% 0.75%
As % of the General category 8.37% 3.60% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 18 15 6
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +40.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,550 £35,800 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,550 £68,000 £68,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Retail
UK

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

General Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
514 555 361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 40.03% 41.60% 33.83%
Number of salaries quoted 441 485 334
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £36,800
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +39 43 £45,000 -10.00% 5
Retail
UK

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 46 (55.42%) Finance
2 35 (42.17%) Banking
3 21 (25.30%) SQL
4 20 (24.10%) QA
4 20 (24.10%) SQL Server
5 17 (20.48%) Change Management
6 15 (18.07%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (15.66%) Microsoft
8 12 (14.46%) Project Management
8 12 (14.46%) E-Commerce
8 12 (14.46%) SQL Server 2008
9 11 (13.25%) SQL Server 2012
9 11 (13.25%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (13.25%) Windows
9 11 (13.25%) Telecoms
10 10 (12.05%) Legal
10 10 (12.05%) Electronics
10 10 (12.05%) .NET
10 10 (12.05%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (10.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 9 (10.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 9 (10.84%) HTML
11 9 (10.84%) Security Cleared
11 9 (10.84%) T-SQL
12 8 (9.64%) Test Strategy
12 8 (9.64%) Fujitsu
12 8 (9.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 7 (8.43%) CRM
13 7 (8.43%) MS Excel
13 7 (8.43%) C#

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (4.82%) SAS
2 3 (3.61%) IIS
3 2 (2.41%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.20%) CMS
4 1 (1.20%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (8.43%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.82%) SPSS
3 2 (2.41%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.41%) EViews
3 2 (2.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.41%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (2.41%) SAP CRM
3 1 (1.20%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.41%) DHCP
1 2 (2.41%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (24.10%) SQL Server
2 12 (14.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (13.25%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (10.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (10.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (9.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (6.02%) Data Mining
7 2 (2.41%) Cognos Report Studio
7 2 (2.41%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (4.82%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (2.41%) JIRA
3 1 (1.20%) WATIR
3 1 (1.20%) Selenium
3 1 (1.20%) WebDriver
General
1 46 (55.42%) Finance
2 35 (42.17%) Banking
3 11 (13.25%) Telecoms
4 10 (12.05%) Electronics
4 10 (12.05%) Legal
5 5 (6.02%) Manufacturing
6 4 (4.82%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.20%) Marketing
7 1 (1.20%) French Language
7 1 (1.20%) German Language
7 1 (1.20%) Welsh Language
7 1 (1.20%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 18 (21.69%) Developer
2 14 (16.87%) Analyst
3 8 (9.64%) SQL Developer
4 6 (7.23%) Support Analyst
4 6 (7.23%) 2nd Line Support
4 6 (7.23%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 5 (6.02%) Head of Development
5 5 (6.02%) Test Leader
6 4 (4.82%) Web Developer
6 4 (4.82%) Software Developer
6 4 (4.82%) Architect
6 4 (4.82%) Project Manager
6 4 (4.82%) Business Analyst
6 4 (4.82%) Business Architect
7 3 (3.61%) .NET Developer
7 3 (3.61%) Administrator
7 3 (3.61%) Head of IT
8 2 (2.41%) .NET Web Developer
8 2 (2.41%) CRM Consultant
8 2 (2.41%) SAP Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.05%) .NET
2 9 (10.84%) HTML
3 6 (7.23%) CSS
4 5 (6.02%) ASP.NET
4 5 (6.02%) XML
4 5 (6.02%) .NET Framework
5 4 (4.82%) XHTML
6 3 (3.61%) WinForms
6 3 (3.61%) HTML5
7 2 (2.41%) WCF
7 2 (2.41%) Web Services
7 2 (2.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (1.20%) Spring
8 1 (1.20%) RESTful
8 1 (1.20%) JSON
8 1 (1.20%) REST
8 1 (1.20%) Spring Integration
8 1 (1.20%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.23%) Mainframe
2 5 (6.02%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.82%) EPoS
3 4 (4.82%) Clustering
4 3 (3.61%) Replication
4 3 (3.61%) FMCG
4 3 (3.61%) Open Source
5 2 (2.41%) Credit Risk
5 2 (2.41%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.41%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.20%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.20%) Economics
6 1 (1.20%) Statistics
6 1 (1.20%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.20%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (13.25%) Windows
2 7 (8.43%) UNIX
3 3 (3.61%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (3.61%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (2.41%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.41%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (20.48%) Change Management
2 15 (18.07%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (14.46%) Project Management
3 12 (14.46%) E-Commerce
4 11 (13.25%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (12.05%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (9.64%) Test Strategy
7 7 (8.43%) CRM
8 6 (7.23%) ERP
8 6 (7.23%) Business Development
8 6 (7.23%) Problem Management
9 5 (6.02%) Logistics
9 5 (6.02%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (4.82%) Data Analysis
10 4 (4.82%) Analytics
10 4 (4.82%) Web Development
10 4 (4.82%) Information Security
10 4 (4.82%) Risk Management
11 3 (3.61%) MVC
11 3 (3.61%) OO
Programming Languages
1 21 (25.30%) SQL
2 9 (10.84%) T-SQL
3 7 (8.43%) C#
4 5 (6.02%) Java
4 5 (6.02%) JavaScript
5 4 (4.82%) R
6 3 (3.61%) PHP
6 3 (3.61%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.41%) MATLAB
7 2 (2.41%) C++
7 2 (2.41%) C
8 1 (1.20%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (10.84%) Security Cleared
2 7 (8.43%) Degree
3 3 (3.61%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.41%) MCSD
4 2 (2.41%) ISEB
4 2 (2.41%) CISSP
4 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (2.41%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.41%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (1.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.20%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (24.10%) QA
2 1 (1.20%) Basel II
System Software
1 2 (2.41%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.41%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 13 (15.66%) Microsoft
2 8 (9.64%) Fujitsu
3 2 (2.41%) T-Plan
3 2 (2.41%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (2.41%) SAP
3 2 (2.41%) Cognos
4 1 (1.20%) Oracle
Cardiff, Wales
Church International
Salary: up to £35k dep in exp plus bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff
DP Connect
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Health
Posted: 3 days ago
Llanelli
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £22k - 32k per year
Posted: 16 days ago
Newport
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £22k - 32k per year
Posted: 23 days ago