The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT jobs advertised for the Welwyn Garden City region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 4 17 12
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -5
Permanent jobs citing Retail 22 10 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 20.95% 11.36% 19.90%
As % of the General category 53.66% 20.00% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 19 9 32
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £26,000 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £66,000 £67,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 Welwyn Garden City region.

General Category
Welwyn Garden City
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
41 50 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 39.05% 56.82% 49.74%
Number of salaries quoted 36 30 82
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Retail
Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Retail Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Retail
Salary Histogram in Welwyn Garden City

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Retail across the Welwyn Garden City region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Retail Salary Histogram in Welwyn Garden City

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 13 (39.39%) E-Commerce
1 13 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (30.30%) Finance
3 9 (27.27%) Project Management
4 8 (24.24%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (18.18%) Degree
5 6 (18.18%) Mobile App
6 5 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (15.15%) SOA
6 5 (15.15%) PRINCE2
7 4 (12.12%) .NET
7 4 (12.12%) ITIL
7 4 (12.12%) MS Excel
7 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
7 4 (12.12%) Telecoms
7 4 (12.12%) Scrum
7 4 (12.12%) MS PowerPoint
8 3 (9.09%) Marketing
8 3 (9.09%) IVR
8 3 (9.09%) Resource Management
8 3 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (9.09%) Games
8 3 (9.09%) Mobile Commerce
8 3 (9.09%) Internet
8 3 (9.09%) Mobile Payment
8 3 (9.09%) Analytics
9 2 (6.06%) People Management
9 2 (6.06%) Qualitative Research
9 2 (6.06%) ISEB

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 (6.06%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.03%) Node.js
2 1 (3.03%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (12.12%) MS Excel
1 4 (12.12%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (6.06%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.03%) MS Project
3 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.03%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.09%) Internet
2 1 (3.03%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (3.03%) Firewall
2 1 (3.03%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (3.03%) VPN
2 1 (3.03%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) Couchbase
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) NUnit
1 1 (3.03%) Cucumber
1 1 (3.03%) SpecFlow
1 1 (3.03%) Selenium
1 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.03%) JUnit
1 1 (3.03%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (30.30%) Finance
2 4 (12.12%) Telecoms
3 3 (9.09%) Marketing
3 3 (9.09%) Games
4 2 (6.06%) Publishing
4 2 (6.06%) Banking
5 1 (3.03%) Local Government
5 1 (3.03%) Retail Banking
5 1 (3.03%) Back Office
5 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (36.36%) Project Manager
2 5 (15.15%) Analyst
3 4 (12.12%) Architect
3 4 (12.12%) Product Manager
4 3 (9.09%) Change Manager
4 3 (9.09%) Enterprise Architect
4 3 (9.09%) Business Project Manager
4 3 (9.09%) Change Project Manager
4 3 (9.09%) Business Manager
4 3 (9.09%) Business Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Product Owner
5 2 (6.06%) Incident Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Business Change Manager
5 2 (6.06%) IT Project Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Web Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Product Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Web Project Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Business Change Project Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Integration Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.12%) .NET
2 1 (3.03%) Ajax
2 1 (3.03%) HTML5
2 1 (3.03%) jQuery
2 1 (3.03%) Middleware
2 1 (3.03%) XHTML
2 1 (3.03%) DHTML
2 1 (3.03%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Mobile App
2 5 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (9.09%) IVR
3 3 (9.09%) Mobile Payment
4 2 (6.06%) Mainframe
4 2 (6.06%) Copywriting
5 1 (3.03%) Graphic Design
5 1 (3.03%) Open Source
5 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.06%) Windows
1 2 (6.06%) Linux
2 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (39.39%) E-Commerce
1 13 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (27.27%) Project Management
3 8 (24.24%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (15.15%) SOA
5 5 (15.15%) PRINCE2
6 4 (12.12%) ITIL
6 4 (12.12%) Scrum
7 3 (9.09%) Resource Management
7 3 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (9.09%) Mobile Commerce
7 3 (9.09%) Analytics
8 2 (6.06%) People Management
8 2 (6.06%) Qualitative Research
8 2 (6.06%) Service Management
8 2 (6.06%) Usability Testing
8 2 (6.06%) Web Analytics
8 2 (6.06%) Web Development
8 2 (6.06%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.06%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.03%) SQL
2 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
2 1 (3.03%) C#
2 1 (3.03%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (18.18%) Degree
2 2 (6.06%) ISEB
3 1 (3.03%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Firmware
1 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Puppet
1 1 (3.03%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (3.03%) MOM
Vendors
1 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.06%) Cisco
2 2 (6.06%) TIBCO
2 2 (6.06%) Remedy
3 1 (3.03%) ATG
3 1 (3.03%) Ab Initio
3 1 (3.03%) VMware
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle
3 1 (3.03%) HP