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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank 10 7 2
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -5
Permanent jobs citing Retail 70 113 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 12.59% 21.73% 29.15%
As % of the General category 22.95% 46.69% 54.19%
Number of salaries quoted 66 62 65
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £32,300 £30,400
10% offered a salary of more than £61,200 £92,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,250
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.04%
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
305 242 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 54.86% 46.54% 53.79%
Number of salaries quoted 283 170 160
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £67,500 £75,000
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 8 February 2016.

Retail Salary Histogram in Watford

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 8 February 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 56 (38.62%) Finance
2 43 (29.66%) E-Commerce
3 30 (20.69%) Banking
4 28 (19.31%) Manufacturing
5 27 (18.62%) SAP
6 23 (15.86%) Degree
7 20 (13.79%) Retail Banking
8 19 (13.10%) Cisco
9 18 (12.41%) LAN
10 16 (11.03%) IBM
10 16 (11.03%) SQL
10 16 (11.03%) UML
11 15 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
12 14 (9.66%) Cisco Certification
12 14 (9.66%) ITIL
13 13 (8.97%) WAN
13 13 (8.97%) CRM
13 13 (8.97%) GAP Analysis
13 13 (8.97%) Project Planning
14 12 (8.28%) WebSphere
14 12 (8.28%) Enterprise Architecture
14 12 (8.28%) FLEXCUBE
14 12 (8.28%) EJB
14 12 (8.28%) CSS
14 12 (8.28%) HTML
14 12 (8.28%) JavaScript
14 12 (8.28%) WebSphere Application Server
14 12 (8.28%) Oracle
14 12 (8.28%) Finacle
14 12 (8.28%) Temenos T24

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 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 12 (8.28%) WebSphere
1 12 (8.28%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (2.07%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.69%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (4.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.69%) MS Office
2 1 (0.69%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (8.28%) Finacle
1 12 (8.28%) FLEXCUBE
1 12 (8.28%) Temenos T24
2 8 (5.52%) SAP CO
2 8 (5.52%) SAP FI
2 8 (5.52%) SAP FI/CO
3 7 (4.83%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.69%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.69%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.69%) Magento
4 1 (0.69%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.07%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.69%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (12.41%) LAN
2 13 (8.97%) WAN
3 11 (7.59%) Internet
4 8 (5.52%) Firewall
5 7 (4.83%) MPLS
5 7 (4.83%) VPN
6 6 (4.14%) DHCP
6 6 (4.14%) DNS
6 6 (4.14%) SAN
7 5 (3.45%) 3G
7 5 (3.45%) ADSL
7 5 (3.45%) BIG-IP
7 5 (3.45%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 5 (3.45%) GLBP
7 5 (3.45%) HSRP
7 5 (3.45%) Multicast
7 5 (3.45%) VLAN
7 5 (3.45%) VRRP
7 5 (3.45%) Wireless
7 5 (3.45%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.14%) OLAP
1 6 (4.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.76%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (2.76%) DB2
3 3 (2.07%) SAP BW
3 3 (2.07%) SAP HANA
4 2 (1.38%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.38%) Power BI
4 2 (1.38%) PowerPivot
4 2 (1.38%) QlikView
4 2 (1.38%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.38%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.69%) DataStage
5 1 (0.69%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.69%) OLTP
5 1 (0.69%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.69%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.69%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (2.76%) Rational Application Developer
2 3 (2.07%) ERwin
2 3 (2.07%) Toad
General
1 56 (38.62%) Finance
2 30 (20.69%) Banking
3 28 (19.31%) Manufacturing
4 20 (13.79%) Retail Banking
5 8 (5.52%) Games
6 7 (4.83%) Marketing
7 3 (2.07%) Advertising
7 3 (2.07%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.69%) Billing
8 1 (0.69%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 58 (40.00%) Analyst
2 36 (24.83%) Business Analyst
3 19 (13.10%) Developer
4 16 (11.03%) Architect
4 16 (11.03%) Senior Analyst
5 15 (10.34%) Banking Analyst
6 14 (9.66%) E-Commerce Analyst
6 14 (9.66%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
6 14 (9.66%) Network Engineer
6 14 (9.66%) Senior Business Analyst
7 12 (8.28%) SAP Analyst
8 11 (7.59%) Retail Banking Business Analyst
9 10 (6.90%) ABAP Developer
10 9 (6.21%) Senior Network Engineer
11 8 (5.52%) Programme Manager
11 8 (5.52%) Retail Business Analyst
11 8 (5.52%) Senior E-Commerce Analyst
11 8 (5.52%) Senior E-Commerce Business Analyst
12 7 (4.83%) Consultant
12 7 (4.83%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (8.28%) CSS
1 12 (8.28%) EJB
1 12 (8.28%) HTML
2 11 (7.59%) J2EE
2 11 (7.59%) JSP
2 11 (7.59%) Servlets
3 8 (5.52%) IBM Integration Bus
3 8 (5.52%) SAP Smart Forms
3 8 (5.52%) Web Dynpro
4 7 (4.83%) Middleware
4 7 (4.83%) XHTML
5 3 (2.07%) .NET
5 3 (2.07%) XML
6 2 (1.38%) SOAP
6 2 (1.38%) Web Services
7 1 (0.69%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.69%) Java EE
7 1 (0.69%) JAXB
7 1 (0.69%) JAX-WS
7 1 (0.69%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.83%) Data Centre
2 7 (4.83%) Management Information System
3 6 (4.14%) FMCG
3 6 (4.14%) Mobile App
4 5 (3.45%) EPoS
5 3 (2.07%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.07%) Data Structures
5 3 (2.07%) Social Media
5 3 (2.07%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (1.38%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.69%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.69%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (0.69%) DataPower
7 1 (0.69%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.69%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.69%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.14%) Unix
2 4 (2.76%) Linux
3 3 (2.07%) Windows
4 1 (0.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (29.66%) E-Commerce
2 16 (11.03%) UML
3 14 (9.66%) ITIL
4 13 (8.97%) CRM
4 13 (8.97%) GAP Analysis
4 13 (8.97%) Project Planning
5 12 (8.28%) Enterprise Architecture
5 12 (8.28%) Translating Business Requirements
6 11 (7.59%) MVC
7 10 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (6.90%) OO
7 10 (6.90%) Programme Management
7 10 (6.90%) Workflow
8 9 (6.21%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (6.21%) Data Architecture
8 9 (6.21%) Data Modelling
8 9 (6.21%) OOP
9 8 (5.52%) Lean Six Sigma
9 8 (5.52%) Use Case
9 8 (5.52%) Workflow Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (11.03%) SQL
2 12 (8.28%) JavaScript
3 11 (7.59%) Java
4 10 (6.90%) ABAP
5 8 (5.52%) SAPscript
6 3 (2.07%) C#
6 3 (2.07%) VB.NET
7 2 (1.38%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (15.86%) Degree
2 14 (9.66%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (6.90%) CCNP
4 8 (5.52%) CCA
5 4 (2.76%) CCNA
6 1 (0.69%) ISEB
6 1 (0.69%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.69%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 1 (0.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (1.38%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.38%) QA
3 1 (0.69%) COBIT
3 1 (0.69%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (2.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.38%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.38%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.38%) XenApp
2 2 (1.38%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.69%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (3.45%) Cacti
2 1 (0.69%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.69%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (0.69%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.69%) vRealize
2 1 (0.69%) WSUS
Vendors
1 27 (18.62%) SAP
2 19 (13.10%) Cisco
3 16 (11.03%) IBM
4 12 (8.28%) Oracle
5 7 (4.83%) CheckPoint
5 7 (4.83%) Microsoft
6 6 (4.14%) Juniper
7 5 (3.45%) Crossbeam
7 5 (3.45%) F5
7 5 (3.45%) SolarWinds
8 3 (2.07%) Avaya
8 3 (2.07%) Cognos
8 3 (2.07%) Google
8 3 (2.07%) Twitter
8 3 (2.07%) VMware
9 2 (1.38%) Citrix
9 2 (1.38%) HP
10 1 (0.69%) Apple
10 1 (0.69%) Intel Security
10 1 (0.69%) NetApp
Watford, Hertfordshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £neg + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + attractive package
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
TK Maxx
Salary: Competitive + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
TK Maxx
Salary: Competitive + Car Allowance + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
TK Maxx
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago