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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank 36 46 57
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +11
Permanent jobs citing Retail 5 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 2.44% 1.43% 1.97%
As % of the General category 8.47% 6.35% 17.65%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 6
Median salary £37,500 £27,500 £21,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% +30.95%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
59 63 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 28.78% 22.58% 11.15%
Number of salaries quoted 59 48 34
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,000 £59,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,577
% change year-on-year
- +3.26%

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 30 June 2016.

Retail Salary Histogram in Bedford

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 30 June 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%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) Driving Licence
2 2 (33.33%) EPoS
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) Data Security
3 1 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) WinForms
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Network Design
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) VLAN
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Vista
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

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
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) Internet
2 1 (16.67%) Intranet
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) VLAN
2 1 (16.67%) VoIP
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Grunt
1 1 (16.67%) gulp
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Software Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) C# Software Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Development Manager
2 1 (16.67%) EPoS Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (16.67%) IT Development Manager
2 1 (16.67%) IT Manager
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support
2 1 (16.67%) IT Technician
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Network Technician
2 1 (16.67%) Server Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Server Support
2 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) CSS
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
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%) Sass
2 1 (16.67%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Driving Licence
1 2 (33.33%) EPoS
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) 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 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Data Security
2 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
2 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
2 1 (16.67%) Network Design
2 1 (16.67%) People Management
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C#
1 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
2 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 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (16.67%) VeriFone
2 1 (16.67%) VMware