The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank 7 19 9
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -10
Permanent jobs citing Retail 81 60 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 14.97% 11.15% 19.79%
As % of the General category 23.48% 25.97% 35.74%
Number of salaries quoted 60 32 50
Average salary £50,000 £41,250 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £55,000 £55,250
UK excluding London average salary £46,150 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+2.55% +2.27%
Retail
Hertfordshire

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

General Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
345 231 319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 63.77% 42.94% 55.38%
Number of salaries quoted 284 172 240
Average salary £47,500 £48,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.06% +21.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Retail
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Retail Salary Trend in Watford

Retail
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Retail across the Watford region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Retail Salary Histogram in Watford

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Watford 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 63 (40.65%) Finance
2 53 (34.19%) E-Commerce
3 39 (25.16%) Manufacturing
4 36 (23.23%) SAP
5 26 (16.77%) Java
6 23 (14.84%) JavaScript
6 23 (14.84%) HTML
7 22 (14.19%) J2EE
7 22 (14.19%) WebSphere
8 21 (13.55%) CSS
9 20 (12.90%) JSP
9 20 (12.90%) Servlets
9 20 (12.90%) WebSphere Application Server
9 20 (12.90%) EJB
9 20 (12.90%) Internet
9 20 (12.90%) MVC
10 19 (12.26%) SAP FI/CO
10 19 (12.26%) SAP FI
10 19 (12.26%) SQL
10 19 (12.26%) IBM
10 19 (12.26%) SAP CO
10 19 (12.26%) Banking
11 15 (9.68%) Unix
12 14 (9.03%) UML
12 14 (9.03%) Agile Software Development
12 14 (9.03%) Marketing
13 13 (8.39%) XHTML
13 13 (8.39%) Oracle
13 13 (8.39%) Analytical Skills
14 12 (7.74%) Data Modelling

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Watford 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 22 (14.19%) WebSphere
2 20 (12.90%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (1.29%) MQSeries
4 1 (0.65%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (1.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 19 (12.26%) SAP CO
1 19 (12.26%) SAP FI
1 19 (12.26%) SAP FI/CO
2 7 (4.52%) Finacle
2 7 (4.52%) FLEXCUBE
2 7 (4.52%) Temenos T24
3 3 (1.94%) ResourceLink
4 1 (0.65%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.65%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.58%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.65%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (12.90%) Internet
2 10 (6.45%) LAN
2 10 (6.45%) WAN
3 1 (0.65%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (0.65%) Firewall
3 1 (0.65%) Network Security
3 1 (0.65%) VoIP
3 1 (0.65%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.81%) DB2
2 6 (3.87%) BusinessObjects
2 6 (3.87%) Relational Database
3 5 (3.23%) Oracle Database
4 4 (2.58%) RDBMS
5 3 (1.94%) OLAP
6 2 (1.29%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.29%) DbVisualizer
6 2 (1.29%) SAP BW
6 2 (1.29%) SQL Server
6 2 (1.29%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.29%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (0.65%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (0.65%) Power BI
7 1 (0.65%) SAP HANA
7 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (4.52%) Rational Application Developer
2 4 (2.58%) Toad
3 2 (1.29%) HP UFT
3 2 (1.29%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.65%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.65%) Xcode
General
1 63 (40.65%) Finance
2 39 (25.16%) Manufacturing
3 19 (12.26%) Banking
4 14 (9.03%) Marketing
5 9 (5.81%) Retail Banking
6 3 (1.94%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.65%) Legal
Job Titles
1 61 (39.35%) Analyst
2 30 (19.35%) Business Analyst
3 26 (16.77%) Consultant
4 17 (10.97%) E-Commerce Analyst
5 15 (9.68%) Developer
5 15 (9.68%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
6 13 (8.39%) SAP Analyst
6 13 (8.39%) WebSphere Consultant
7 11 (7.10%) Architect
8 10 (6.45%) ABAP Developer
9 9 (5.81%) Network Engineer
9 9 (5.81%) Project Manager
9 9 (5.81%) Retail Business Analyst
9 9 (5.81%) SAP FI Analyst
9 9 (5.81%) Test Analyst
10 8 (5.16%) Senior Analyst
10 8 (5.16%) Senior Business Analyst
10 8 (5.16%) Senior E-Commerce Analyst
10 8 (5.16%) Senior E-Commerce Business Analyst
10 8 (5.16%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (14.84%) HTML
2 22 (14.19%) J2EE
3 21 (13.55%) CSS
4 20 (12.90%) EJB
4 20 (12.90%) JSP
4 20 (12.90%) Servlets
5 13 (8.39%) XHTML
6 8 (5.16%) SAP Smart Forms
6 8 (5.16%) Web Dynpro
7 2 (1.29%) Flash
7 2 (1.29%) Middleware
7 2 (1.29%) XML
8 1 (0.65%) ADO
8 1 (0.65%) Ajax
8 1 (0.65%) HTML5
8 1 (0.65%) IBM Integration Bus
8 1 (0.65%) jQuery
8 1 (0.65%) MDX
8 1 (0.65%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 1 (0.65%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.39%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.16%) EPoS
3 7 (4.52%) Management Information System
3 7 (4.52%) Mobile App
4 6 (3.87%) Data Structures
4 6 (3.87%) FMCG
5 5 (3.23%) Video Conferencing
6 4 (2.58%) iPad
7 3 (1.94%) AS400
7 3 (1.94%) iSeries
8 1 (0.65%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.65%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (9.68%) Unix
2 7 (4.52%) Linux
3 4 (2.58%) Windows
4 1 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.65%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (34.19%) E-Commerce
2 20 (12.90%) MVC
3 14 (9.03%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (9.03%) UML
4 12 (7.74%) Data Modelling
5 11 (7.10%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (6.45%) CRM
6 10 (6.45%) Data Architecture
6 10 (6.45%) OO
6 10 (6.45%) Workflow
7 9 (5.81%) GAP Analysis
7 9 (5.81%) OOP
7 9 (5.81%) System Testing
8 8 (5.16%) Systems Analysis
8 8 (5.16%) Use Case
8 8 (5.16%) Workflow Development
9 7 (4.52%) B2C
9 7 (4.52%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (4.52%) Translating Business Requirements
10 6 (3.87%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 26 (16.77%) Java
2 23 (14.84%) JavaScript
3 19 (12.26%) SQL
4 10 (6.45%) ABAP
5 8 (5.16%) SAPscript
6 6 (3.87%) Shell Script
7 4 (2.58%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.65%) Perl
8 1 (0.65%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (5.81%) CCNP
1 9 (5.81%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (5.81%) Degree
2 8 (5.16%) CCA
3 5 (3.23%) ISEB
4 3 (1.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (1.29%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.65%) CCDE
6 1 (0.65%) CISM
6 1 (0.65%) CISSP
6 1 (0.65%) GCIA
6 1 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.65%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.29%) PCI DSS
1 2 (1.29%) QA
2 1 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (0.65%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.65%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (3.23%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.65%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.65%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 36 (23.23%) SAP
2 19 (12.26%) IBM
3 13 (8.39%) Oracle
4 11 (7.10%) Cisco
5 7 (4.52%) HP
6 4 (2.58%) Google
6 4 (2.58%) JDA
6 4 (2.58%) WSO2
7 3 (1.94%) Maxymiser
7 3 (1.94%) Toshiba
8 2 (1.29%) Microsoft
8 2 (1.29%) Northgate
8 2 (1.29%) VMware
9 1 (0.65%) 3PAR
9 1 (0.65%) Avaya
9 1 (0.65%) Cognos
9 1 (0.65%) hybris
9 1 (0.65%) Intershop
9 1 (0.65%) NetApp
9 1 (0.65%) NGA Human Resources
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