The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank 44 38 46
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +8
Permanent jobs citing Retail 5461 6638 6601
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 5.63% 5.99% 5.47%
As % of the General category 13.15% 13.44% 12.36%
Number of salaries quoted 4272 4720 4457
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%

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

General Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
41543 49407 53396
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 42.80% 44.58% 44.27%
Number of salaries quoted 34023 39137 41610
Median salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Retail
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Retail within the UK.

Retail Salary Trend in the UK

Retail
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Retail over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 within the UK.

Retail Salary Histogram in the UK

Retail
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the UK over the 3 months to 26 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -5 5173 £53,000 +0.95% 681
London -9 2465 £60,000 +9.09% 298
South East -6 647 £50,000 - 97
West Midlands +19 446 £40,000 -11.11% 39
East of England +38 388 £52,500 +10.52% 39
City of London -13 377 £62,500 +9.64% 72
East Midlands +9 356 £48,500 +7.77% 42
North West +19 346 £43,000 +8.86% 62
Yorkshire -2 276 £42,500 +13.33% 53
Manchester +12 253 £45,000 +20.00% 48
Hertfordshire +13 209 £50,000 +5.26% 23
South West -1 206 £60,000 +33.33% 34
West Yorkshire -7 191 £47,500 +11.76% 44
Scotland +3 181 £47,500 -5.00% 41
Birmingham +34 178 £40,000 -27.27% 17
Hampshire -10 169 £42,000 -11.57% 20
Berkshire -16 155 £58,350 +1.47% 26
Edinburgh +5 147 £50,000 - 32
Leeds -3 139 £50,000 - 32
Leicestershire +5 130 £43,500 -3.33% 15
Bedfordshire +33 106 £60,000 -2.04% 6
Buckinghamshire +15 105 £50,000 +16.27% 19
Surrey +7 92 £45,000 -14.28% 15
Watford +10 76 £47,500 +4.10% 6
Coventry -5 76 £45,250 -17.72% 4
Northamptonshire 0 73 £51,250 +9.04% 3
Oxfordshire +42 71 £50,000 +11.11% 5
Nottinghamshire +37 71 £48,500 +0.51% 15
Northampton +3 68 £52,500 +11.70% 3
Leicester +15 63 £43,500 -5.94% 3

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 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 with a requirement for Retail.

1 3693 (34.21%) Finance
2 3289 (30.47%) Agile Software Development
3 2596 (24.05%) E-Commerce
4 1879 (17.41%) Banking
5 1871 (17.33%) SQL
6 1672 (15.49%) Project Management
7 1408 (13.04%) Microsoft
8 1383 (12.81%) Degree
9 1268 (11.75%) Stakeholder Management
10 1254 (11.62%) Java
11 1252 (11.60%) Scrum
12 1217 (11.27%) Marketing
13 1194 (11.06%) SQL Server
14 1151 (10.66%) Analytical Skills
15 1148 (10.64%) Oracle
16 1147 (10.63%) HTML
17 1118 (10.36%) JavaScript
18 1057 (9.79%) .NET
19 995 (9.22%) C#
20 993 (9.20%) CSS
21 936 (8.67%) Windows
22 916 (8.49%) Telecoms
23 908 (8.41%) Business Intelligence
24 897 (8.31%) ITIL
25 871 (8.07%) Analytics
26 842 (7.80%) SAP
27 825 (7.64%) Manufacturing
28 813 (7.53%) CRM
29 785 (7.27%) TDD
30 777 (7.20%) PRINCE2

Retail
Top Related IT Skills 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
1 356 (3.30%) WebSphere
2 259 (2.40%) SAS
3 223 (2.07%) SharePoint
4 181 (1.68%) JBoss
5 172 (1.59%) CMS
6 161 (1.49%) MS Exchange
7 142 (1.32%) Tomcat
8 136 (1.26%) Apache Spark
9 119 (1.10%) IIS
10 101 (0.94%) WebSphere Application Server
11 95 (0.88%) Apache
12 90 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2010
13 75 (0.69%) Elasticsearch
14 67 (0.62%) WebLogic
15 65 (0.60%) Skype for Business
16 62 (0.57%) Apache Solr
16 62 (0.57%) Mule
17 59 (0.55%) Drupal
18 53 (0.49%) Confluence
19 51 (0.47%) OpenStack
Applications
1 774 (7.17%) MS Excel
2 260 (2.41%) MS Office
3 133 (1.23%) MS PowerPoint
4 124 (1.15%) MS Project
5 123 (1.14%) Photoshop
6 89 (0.82%) MS Visio
7 61 (0.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 60 (0.56%) Adobe Illustrator
9 53 (0.49%) SPSS
10 32 (0.30%) OmniGraffle
11 25 (0.23%) InDesign
12 18 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
13 15 (0.14%) Acrobat
14 14 (0.13%) Fireworks
15 12 (0.11%) Adobe After Effects
15 12 (0.11%) ImageReady
16 4 (0.037%) 3ds Max
17 2 (0.019%) InfoPath
17 2 (0.019%) Mingle
17 2 (0.019%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 183 (1.70%) Oracle Retail
2 138 (1.28%) Magento
3 120 (1.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 117 (1.08%) SAP Retail
5 106 (0.98%) Dynamics AX
6 92 (0.85%) SAP FI
7 88 (0.82%) Oracle EBS
8 86 (0.80%) SAP CO
9 85 (0.79%) Oracle Financials
10 84 (0.78%) SAP FI/CO
11 73 (0.68%) Dynamics NAV
12 68 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
13 65 (0.60%) SAP ERP
14 54 (0.50%) SAP SD
15 50 (0.46%) PeopleSoft Financials
16 42 (0.39%) Temenos T24
17 41 (0.38%) Finacle
18 39 (0.36%) Oracle ERP
19 28 (0.26%) SAP PP
20 27 (0.25%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 385 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
2 296 (2.74%) SaaS
3 229 (2.12%) Microsoft Azure
4 158 (1.46%) Office 365
5 109 (1.01%) Google Analytics
6 85 (0.79%) PaaS
7 81 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
8 76 (0.70%) Amazon EC2
9 55 (0.51%) IaaS
10 47 (0.44%) GitHub
11 43 (0.40%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 41 (0.38%) Adobe Analytics
13 37 (0.34%) Amazon S3
14 22 (0.20%) AWS Lambda
15 19 (0.18%) CloudFront
16 18 (0.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 18 (0.17%) Amazon ElastiCache
16 18 (0.17%) Amazon Glacier
16 18 (0.17%) CloudBees
16 18 (0.17%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 273 (2.53%) Internet
2 271 (2.51%) Firewall
3 161 (1.49%) WAN
4 146 (1.35%) LAN
5 137 (1.27%) DNS
6 122 (1.13%) TCP/IP
7 115 (1.07%) VPN
8 114 (1.06%) SAN
9 101 (0.94%) Network Security
10 81 (0.75%) VoIP
11 77 (0.71%) Wireless
12 76 (0.70%) HTTP
13 59 (0.55%) DHCP
14 58 (0.54%) SSL
15 54 (0.50%) Cisco ASA
16 52 (0.48%) FTP
17 50 (0.46%) Wi-Fi
18 46 (0.43%) MPLS
19 45 (0.42%) NAS
20 41 (0.38%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1194 (11.06%) SQL Server
2 501 (4.64%) Big Data
3 424 (3.93%) Data Warehouse
4 347 (3.21%) MySQL
5 320 (2.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 300 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 293 (2.71%) Relational Database
8 278 (2.58%) NoSQL
9 209 (1.94%) Hadoop
10 201 (1.86%) MongoDB
11 192 (1.78%) PostgreSQL
12 176 (1.63%) BusinessObjects
13 172 (1.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 137 (1.27%) DB2
15 132 (1.22%) RDBMS
16 119 (1.10%) Oracle Database
17 117 (1.08%) SAP HANA
18 113 (1.05%) Oracle Reports
18 113 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
19 105 (0.97%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 507 (4.70%) Git (software)
2 316 (2.93%) JIRA
3 307 (2.84%) Jenkins
4 227 (2.10%) Selenium
5 179 (1.66%) Subversion
6 161 (1.49%) JUnit
7 146 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
8 137 (1.27%) Visual Studio
9 114 (1.06%) Maven
10 108 (1.00%) Cucumber
11 86 (0.80%) NUnit
12 75 (0.69%) WebDriver
13 64 (0.59%) Grunt
14 61 (0.57%) Hudson
15 59 (0.55%) Oracle Forms
16 58 (0.54%) JBehave
17 55 (0.51%) Jasmine
18 53 (0.49%) Rhino Mocks
19 44 (0.41%) Ant
19 44 (0.41%) SpecFlow
General
1 3693 (34.21%) Finance
2 1879 (17.41%) Banking
3 1217 (11.27%) Marketing
4 916 (8.49%) Telecoms
5 825 (7.64%) Manufacturing
6 467 (4.33%) Retail Banking
7 337 (3.12%) Games
8 275 (2.55%) Pharmaceutical
9 263 (2.44%) Publishing
10 226 (2.09%) Advertising
11 173 (1.60%) Legal
12 165 (1.53%) Law
13 164 (1.52%) Back Office
14 139 (1.29%) Automotive
15 133 (1.23%) Billing
16 132 (1.22%) Electronics
17 90 (0.83%) Investment Banking
18 82 (0.76%) Online Betting
19 79 (0.73%) Local Government
20 70 (0.65%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 2157 (19.98%) Analyst
2 1971 (18.26%) Developer
3 1179 (10.92%) Project Manager
4 1064 (9.86%) Architect
5 978 (9.06%) Business Analyst
6 848 (7.86%) Consultant
7 481 (4.46%) Solutions Architect
8 456 (4.22%) .NET Developer
9 448 (4.15%) Senior Developer
10 404 (3.74%) IT Manager
11 379 (3.51%) C# Developer
12 376 (3.48%) Java Developer
13 353 (3.27%) Senior Manager
14 315 (2.92%) Senior Analyst
15 311 (2.88%) Support Analyst
16 300 (2.78%) C# .NET Developer
17 262 (2.43%) SAP Consultant
18 260 (2.41%) Applications Support
19 253 (2.34%) Retail Business Analyst
20 243 (2.25%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1147 (10.63%) HTML
2 1057 (9.79%) .NET
3 993 (9.20%) CSS
4 648 (6.00%) Web Services
5 535 (4.96%) XML
6 496 (4.60%) jQuery
7 488 (4.52%) ASP.NET
8 445 (4.12%) HTML5
9 404 (3.74%) AngularJS
10 313 (2.90%) Spring
11 282 (2.61%) REST
12 250 (2.32%) CSS3
13 249 (2.31%) ASP.NET MVC
14 248 (2.30%) Middleware
15 230 (2.13%) JSON
16 225 (2.08%) SOAP
17 214 (1.98%) J2EE
18 182 (1.69%) RESTful
19 173 (1.60%) Node.js
20 165 (1.53%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 1151 (10.66%) Analytical Skills
2 517 (4.79%) Computer Science
3 483 (4.47%) User Experience
4 477 (4.42%) Data Centre
5 445 (4.12%) Management Information System
6 406 (3.76%) FMCG
7 346 (3.21%) EPoS
8 327 (3.03%) Mobile App
9 227 (2.10%) Enterprise Software
10 224 (2.08%) Mathematics
11 174 (1.61%) Visualisation
12 145 (1.34%) PMI
13 130 (1.20%) Statistics
14 121 (1.12%) Life Science
15 120 (1.11%) Fintech
15 120 (1.11%) Social Media
16 108 (1.00%) iPad
17 103 (0.95%) Virtual Team
18 93 (0.86%) Data Structures
19 77 (0.71%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 936 (8.67%) Windows
2 657 (6.09%) Linux
3 356 (3.30%) Unix
4 288 (2.67%) Windows Server
5 236 (2.19%) Apple iOS
6 226 (2.09%) Android
7 162 (1.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 136 (1.26%) Windows Server 2012
9 124 (1.15%) Windows 7
10 93 (0.86%) Windows Server 2003
11 77 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 69 (0.64%) Windows 8
13 64 (0.59%) Windows XP
14 55 (0.51%) AIX
15 44 (0.41%) CentOS
16 31 (0.29%) Mac OS X
17 29 (0.27%) Windows 10
18 27 (0.25%) Ubuntu
19 21 (0.19%) Windows 2000 Server
20 17 (0.16%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3289 (30.47%) Agile Software Development
2 2596 (24.05%) E-Commerce
3 1672 (15.49%) Project Management
4 1268 (11.75%) Stakeholder Management
5 1252 (11.60%) Scrum
6 908 (8.41%) Business Intelligence
7 897 (8.31%) ITIL
8 871 (8.07%) Analytics
9 813 (7.53%) CRM
10 785 (7.27%) TDD
11 777 (7.20%) Business Analysis
11 777 (7.20%) PRINCE2
12 684 (6.34%) ERP
13 594 (5.50%) SDLC
14 592 (5.48%) Logistics
15 586 (5.43%) MVC
16 551 (5.10%) Software Engineering
17 521 (4.83%) Waterfall
18 519 (4.81%) Continuous Improvement
19 500 (4.63%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1871 (17.33%) SQL
2 1254 (11.62%) Java
3 1118 (10.36%) JavaScript
4 995 (9.22%) C#
5 386 (3.58%) T-SQL
6 360 (3.34%) Python
7 307 (2.84%) PHP
8 203 (1.88%) PL/SQL
9 196 (1.82%) Ruby
10 182 (1.69%) C
11 176 (1.63%) Bash Shell
12 169 (1.57%) Scala
13 141 (1.31%) C++
13 141 (1.31%) Perl
14 125 (1.16%) VB.NET
15 123 (1.14%) R
16 114 (1.06%) ABAP
17 97 (0.90%) PowerShell
17 97 (0.90%) VBA
18 69 (0.64%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1383 (12.81%) Degree
2 254 (2.35%) PMI Certification
3 216 (2.00%) ISEB
4 164 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
5 157 (1.45%) Cisco Certification
6 151 (1.40%) ISTQB
7 134 (1.24%) PMP
8 125 (1.16%) Security Cleared
9 122 (1.13%) CISSP
10 104 (0.96%) APMP
11 96 (0.89%) CCNA
12 93 (0.86%) MCSE
13 91 (0.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 83 (0.77%) CISM
15 81 (0.75%) SC Cleared
16 69 (0.64%) CCNP
17 66 (0.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
18 62 (0.57%) CISA
19 59 (0.55%) ITIL Certification
20 53 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 646 (5.98%) QA
2 267 (2.47%) SLA
3 130 (1.20%) Data Quality
4 120 (1.11%) PCI DSS
5 83 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 64 (0.59%) COBIT
7 53 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 21 (0.19%) ISO 9001
9 17 (0.16%) PMBOK
9 17 (0.16%) SEPA
10 14 (0.13%) EMIR
11 13 (0.12%) SDET
11 13 (0.12%) Solvency II
12 11 (0.10%) Basel III
13 9 (0.083%) MiFID
14 8 (0.074%) Basel II
14 8 (0.074%) Disclosure Scotland
14 8 (0.074%) ISO/IEC 20000
14 8 (0.074%) ISO27002
15 6 (0.056%) CRD IV
System Software
1 430 (3.98%) Active Directory
2 189 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 127 (1.18%) Docker
4 55 (0.51%) Hyper-V
5 52 (0.48%) Virtual Machines
6 41 (0.38%) vSphere
7 26 (0.24%) Virtual Servers
8 22 (0.20%) VMware ESX
9 21 (0.19%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 19 (0.18%) Terminal Services
11 17 (0.16%) Time Sharing Option
11 17 (0.16%) XenApp
12 16 (0.15%) VirtualBox
13 15 (0.14%) Varnish
14 14 (0.13%) KVM
15 10 (0.093%) Snort
16 9 (0.083%) GPFS
16 9 (0.083%) HDFS
16 9 (0.083%) PowerHA
17 8 (0.074%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 144 (1.33%) Puppet
2 133 (1.23%) Opscode Chef
3 114 (1.06%) Ansible
4 83 (0.77%) SCCM
5 48 (0.44%) Nagios
6 41 (0.38%) HP Quality Center
7 39 (0.36%) Tivoli
8 38 (0.35%) ZABBIX
9 33 (0.31%) Salt
10 32 (0.30%) SCOM
11 28 (0.26%) HP Operations Orchestration
12 23 (0.21%) logstash
13 20 (0.19%) Kibana
14 17 (0.16%) ServiceCenter
15 16 (0.15%) CA Endevor
16 14 (0.13%) Failover Clustering
17 12 (0.11%) FortiGate
17 12 (0.11%) MOM
18 11 (0.10%) Graphite
19 10 (0.093%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 1408 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 1148 (10.64%) Oracle
3 842 (7.80%) SAP
4 388 (3.59%) IBM
5 303 (2.81%) VMware
6 243 (2.25%) Cisco
7 223 (2.07%) hybris
8 204 (1.89%) Adobe
9 189 (1.75%) Google
10 176 (1.63%) ATG
11 175 (1.62%) Salesforce.com
12 167 (1.55%) HP
13 155 (1.44%) Tableau
14 105 (0.97%) Retek
15 101 (0.94%) Citrix
16 98 (0.91%) Demandware
17 84 (0.78%) Apple
18 75 (0.69%) Cognizant
19 70 (0.65%) Hyperion
20 65 (0.60%) MuleSoft
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Poole, Dorset
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Salary: £42,000 - £60,000 + (depending on experience)
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Salary: £42,000 - £60,000 + (depending on experience)
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London
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London
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