The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank 34 36 53
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +17
Permanent jobs citing Retail 2 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 1.15% 4.30% 2.09%
As % of the General category 5.56% 18.33% 13.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 7
Median salary £70,000 £55,000 £22,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% +150.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £25,500 £21,800
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £49,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.15% +5.55%
Retail
Bedfordshire

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

General Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
36 60 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 20.69% 23.44% 15.82%
Number of salaries quoted 35 50 46
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £31,100 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £57,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedford region citing Retail as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Retail
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Retail Salary Trend in Bedford

Retail
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Retail across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

Retail Salary Histogram in Bedford

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, IT jobs citing Retail also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedford region with a requirement for Retail.

1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
1 3 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 2 (33.33%) Driving Licence
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) Games
3 1 (16.67%) SAP CRM
3 1 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) WinForms
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
3 1 (16.67%) Network Design
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Vista
3 1 (16.67%) JIRA
3 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
3 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (16.67%) WordPress
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) HTML5
3 1 (16.67%) REST

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) LAN
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (16.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (16.67%) Grunt
2 1 (16.67%) gulp
2 1 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 1 (16.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Network Technician
2 1 (16.67%) SAP CRM Functional Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Functional Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Support
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Support Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Server Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Server Support
2 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Support Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Support
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) CSS
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (16.67%) CSS3
2 1 (16.67%) HTML5
2 1 (16.67%) jQuery
2 1 (16.67%) Middleware
2 1 (16.67%) REST
2 1 (16.67%) Sass
2 1 (16.67%) SOAP
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Driving Licence
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) EPoS
2 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Vista
2 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (16.67%) CRM
1 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
1 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (16.67%) Feasibility Study
1 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
1 1 (16.67%) Line Management
1 1 (16.67%) Network Design
1 1 (16.67%) People Management
1 1 (16.67%) Project Management
1 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
1 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
1 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) ABAP
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
1 1 (16.67%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) SAP
1 1 (16.67%) VMware