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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 21 4 5
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +1
Permanent jobs citing Retail 12 25 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 10.62% 26.04% 27.36%
As % of the General category 30.77% 49.02% 53.40%
Number of salaries quoted 4 24 46
Average salary £52,500 £38,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.48% -22.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £24,000 £43,750
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £56,750 £58,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
39 51 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 34.51% 53.13% 51.24%
Number of salaries quoted 20 45 94
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £24,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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 23 January 2015.

Retail Salary Histogram in Welwyn Garden City

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 16 (41.03%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (25.64%) Project Management
2 10 (25.64%) E-Commerce
2 10 (25.64%) Continuous Improvement
3 9 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 9 (23.08%) SOA
4 8 (20.51%) MS Excel
4 8 (20.51%) SQL Server
4 8 (20.51%) Scrum
5 7 (17.95%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (17.95%) ISEB
5 7 (17.95%) Banking
5 7 (17.95%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (15.38%) PRINCE2
6 6 (15.38%) Windows
7 5 (12.82%) SQL
7 5 (12.82%) T-SQL
7 5 (12.82%) ITIL
7 5 (12.82%) TIBCO
7 5 (12.82%) Validation
7 5 (12.82%) Telecoms
7 5 (12.82%) Finance
7 5 (12.82%) HP Quality Center
7 5 (12.82%) ISTQB
7 5 (12.82%) Retail Banking
7 5 (12.82%) Knowledge Management
7 5 (12.82%) Software Testing
8 4 (10.26%) NUnit
8 4 (10.26%) Marketing
8 4 (10.26%) Selenium

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 3 (7.69%) Node.js
1 3 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (5.13%) TeamSite
2 2 (5.13%) CMS
3 1 (2.56%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.56%) Joomla!
3 1 (2.56%) Drupal
3 1 (2.56%) Umbraco
3 1 (2.56%) Alfresco
3 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (20.51%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (5.13%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (5.13%) Photoshop
4 1 (2.56%) MS Project
4 1 (2.56%) MS Office
4 1 (2.56%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.56%) OmniGraffle
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (7.69%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) SMS
2 1 (2.56%) VPN
2 1 (2.56%) SAN
2 1 (2.56%) Firewall
2 1 (2.56%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (2.56%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.51%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.69%) Couchbase
2 3 (7.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Selenium
1 4 (10.26%) Git (software)
1 4 (10.26%) NUnit
1 4 (10.26%) SpecFlow
2 3 (7.69%) Jenkins
2 3 (7.69%) JUnit
2 3 (7.69%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.56%) JIRA
3 1 (2.56%) Moq
3 1 (2.56%) Axure RP
3 1 (2.56%) Grunt
3 1 (2.56%) Yeoman
General
1 7 (17.95%) Banking
2 5 (12.82%) Retail Banking
2 5 (12.82%) Telecoms
2 5 (12.82%) Finance
3 4 (10.26%) Marketing
4 1 (2.56%) Local Government
4 1 (2.56%) Legal
4 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.56%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 11 (28.21%) Analyst
2 7 (17.95%) Project Manager
3 5 (12.82%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (12.82%) Test Analyst
3 5 (12.82%) Software Test Analyst
3 5 (12.82%) Architect
4 4 (10.26%) Technology Manager
4 4 (10.26%) Business Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Product Owner
5 3 (7.69%) Incident Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Product Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Lead Business Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Business Systems Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Web Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) Integration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.26%) .NET
2 3 (7.69%) Middleware
2 3 (7.69%) HTML
3 2 (5.13%) CSS
3 2 (5.13%) HTML5
4 1 (2.56%) CSS3
4 1 (2.56%) Sass
4 1 (2.56%) Unity DI Container
4 1 (2.56%) JSP
4 1 (2.56%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.56%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) Mainframe
1 3 (7.69%) Management Information System
1 3 (7.69%) Open Source
1 3 (7.69%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.13%) User Experience
2 2 (5.13%) IVR
2 2 (5.13%) Graphic Design
3 1 (2.56%) Animation
3 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.56%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.38%) Windows
2 4 (10.26%) Linux
3 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (41.03%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (25.64%) E-Commerce
2 10 (25.64%) Project Management
2 10 (25.64%) Continuous Improvement
3 9 (23.08%) SOA
4 8 (20.51%) Scrum
5 7 (17.95%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (17.95%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (15.38%) PRINCE2
7 5 (12.82%) ITIL
7 5 (12.82%) Validation
7 5 (12.82%) Knowledge Management
7 5 (12.82%) Software Testing
8 4 (10.26%) Service Management
9 3 (7.69%) ETL
9 3 (7.69%) Content Management
9 3 (7.69%) Line Management
10 2 (5.13%) Mentoring
10 2 (5.13%) Requirements Engineering
10 2 (5.13%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.82%) SQL
1 5 (12.82%) T-SQL
2 4 (10.26%) C#
2 4 (10.26%) JavaScript
3 3 (7.69%) Java
4 1 (2.56%) VBA
4 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (17.95%) ISEB
2 5 (12.82%) ISTQB
3 2 (5.13%) Degree
4 1 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.56%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (12.82%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (7.69%) Puppet
2 3 (7.69%) MOM
Vendors
1 9 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.82%) TIBCO
3 4 (10.26%) Oracle
4 3 (7.69%) Remedy
4 3 (7.69%) Ab Initio
4 3 (7.69%) HP
5 2 (5.13%) Cisco
6 1 (2.56%) IBM
6 1 (2.56%) SAP
6 1 (2.56%) ATG
6 1 (2.56%) Adobe
6 1 (2.56%) VMware