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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 4 9 6
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Permanent jobs citing Retail 14 20 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 15.91% 17.54% 21.89%
As % of the General category 37.84% 28.17% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 12 17 35
Average salary £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £46,500 £35,900
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,645 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.52% -5.23%
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
37 71 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 42.05% 62.28% 43.79%
Number of salaries quoted 32 49 67
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,150 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £57,750
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 September 2014.

Retail Salary Histogram in Welwyn Garden City

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 12 (48.00%) E-Commerce
2 9 (36.00%) Finance
3 7 (28.00%) Degree
3 7 (28.00%) Mobile App
4 6 (24.00%) Project Management
5 5 (20.00%) .NET
5 5 (20.00%) Telecoms
5 5 (20.00%) Scrum
5 5 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (16.00%) Marketing
6 4 (16.00%) Mobile Payment
6 4 (16.00%) IVR
6 4 (16.00%) Games
6 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (16.00%) Mobile Commerce
6 4 (16.00%) Internet
7 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (12.00%) ITIL
7 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (12.00%) Analytics
7 3 (12.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (8.00%) Usability Testing
8 2 (8.00%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (8.00%) Data Management
8 2 (8.00%) Web Development
8 2 (8.00%) Copywriting
8 2 (8.00%) Web Analytics
8 2 (8.00%) MS PowerPoint
8 2 (8.00%) Qualitative Research
8 2 (8.00%) Information Architecture

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (8.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (8.00%) MS Visio
1 2 (8.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) Internet
2 1 (4.00%) Firewall
2 1 (4.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (4.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (4.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (36.00%) Finance
2 5 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 4 (16.00%) Games
3 4 (16.00%) Marketing
4 2 (8.00%) Publishing
5 1 (4.00%) Back Office
5 1 (4.00%) Banking
5 1 (4.00%) Local Government
5 1 (4.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Project Manager
2 4 (16.00%) Architect
2 4 (16.00%) Enterprise Architect
3 3 (12.00%) Product Manager
3 3 (12.00%) Change Project Manager
3 3 (12.00%) Change Manager
3 3 (12.00%) Business Project Manager
3 3 (12.00%) Business Manager
3 3 (12.00%) Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Business Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Incident Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Business Change Manager
4 2 (8.00%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Product Owner
4 2 (8.00%) Web Project Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Business Change Project Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Web Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Software Test Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Software Test Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.00%) XHTML
2 1 (4.00%) Ajax
2 1 (4.00%) WCF
2 1 (4.00%) jQuery
2 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (4.00%) HTML5
2 1 (4.00%) DHTML
2 1 (4.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Mobile App
2 4 (16.00%) Mobile Payment
2 4 (16.00%) IVR
3 2 (8.00%) Mainframe
3 2 (8.00%) Copywriting
4 1 (4.00%) Firmware
4 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.00%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) E-Commerce
2 6 (24.00%) Project Management
3 5 (20.00%) Scrum
3 5 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (16.00%) Mobile Commerce
5 3 (12.00%) ITIL
5 3 (12.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (12.00%) Analytics
5 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (8.00%) Qualitative Research
6 2 (8.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (8.00%) Information Architecture
6 2 (8.00%) Usability Testing
6 2 (8.00%) Web Analytics
6 2 (8.00%) Web Development
6 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
6 2 (8.00%) SOA
6 2 (8.00%) Service Management
6 2 (8.00%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (8.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (4.00%) C
2 1 (4.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) Degree
2 2 (8.00%) ISEB
3 1 (4.00%) ISTQB
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.00%) Remedy
3 1 (4.00%) VMware
3 1 (4.00%) HP
3 1 (4.00%) Cisco