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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank 44 38 47
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +9
Permanent jobs citing Retail 5371 6519 6337
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 5.47% 5.94% 5.29%
As % of the General category 12.61% 13.40% 12.01%
Number of salaries quoted 4189 4618 4330
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 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.15% +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
42577 48640 52767
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 43.35% 44.34% 44.06%
Number of salaries quoted 34730 38354 41267
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.65%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 5041 £55,000 +4.76% 742
London -10 2459 £60,000 +9.09% 318
South East -14 617 £50,000 - 111
West Midlands +19 426 £42,500 -10.52% 47
East of England +47 411 £52,500 +5.00% 44
City of London -20 346 £60,000 +9.09% 74
North West +6 338 £42,500 +6.25% 58
Yorkshire -4 292 £42,500 +13.33% 56
East Midlands +8 291 £49,000 +8.88% 59
Hertfordshire +27 233 £52,500 +10.52% 24
Manchester +13 231 £45,000 +20.00% 43
Scotland +9 204 £42,500 -15.00% 32
West Yorkshire -10 197 £42,500 -4.49% 38
Berkshire -1 185 £55,000 - 22
South West -14 184 £60,000 +46.34% 33
Edinburgh +2 152 £43,500 -17.14% 22
Birmingham +23 150 £42,500 -22.72% 27
Leeds +6 139 £47,500 -5.00% 30
Hampshire -17 139 £40,000 -11.11% 36
Bedfordshire +25 103 £62,500 +4.16% 11
Buckinghamshire 0 101 £50,000 +18.34% 11
Surrey -18 93 £45,000 -14.28% 18
Watford +19 89 £52,500 +16.66% 8
Reading +16 84 £55,000 - 4
Northamptonshire -2 79 £52,500 +11.70% 7
Leicestershire +3 77 £45,000 - 17
Northampton 0 69 £52,500 +11.70% 6
Coventry -8 68 £45,000 -18.18% 5
Nottinghamshire +37 62 £49,000 -2.00% 14
Oxfordshire +27 61 £45,000 +34.14% 8

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 3554 (33.58%) Finance
2 3270 (30.90%) Agile Software Development
3 2583 (24.40%) E-Commerce
4 1926 (18.20%) Banking
5 1870 (17.67%) SQL
6 1604 (15.15%) Project Management
7 1366 (12.91%) Microsoft
8 1352 (12.77%) Degree
9 1256 (11.87%) Scrum
10 1238 (11.70%) SQL Server
11 1217 (11.50%) Java
12 1204 (11.38%) Marketing
13 1138 (10.75%) Analytical Skills
14 1137 (10.74%) HTML
15 1123 (10.61%) JavaScript
16 1112 (10.51%) Stakeholder Management
17 1084 (10.24%) Oracle
18 1067 (10.08%) .NET
19 1007 (9.51%) CSS
20 975 (9.21%) C#
21 969 (9.16%) Business Intelligence
22 929 (8.78%) Telecoms
23 903 (8.53%) Windows
24 892 (8.43%) Analytics
25 865 (8.17%) ITIL
26 806 (7.62%) SAP
27 792 (7.48%) CRM
28 781 (7.38%) Business Analysis
29 773 (7.30%) MS Excel
30 752 (7.11%) 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
1 319 (3.01%) WebSphere
2 250 (2.36%) SAS
3 209 (1.97%) SharePoint
4 182 (1.72%) CMS
5 181 (1.71%) Node.js
6 169 (1.60%) JBoss
7 146 (1.38%) MS Exchange
8 138 (1.30%) Tomcat
9 136 (1.28%) Apache Spark
10 117 (1.11%) IIS
11 106 (1.00%) WebSphere Application Server
12 95 (0.90%) Apache
13 79 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2010
14 78 (0.74%) Elasticsearch
15 73 (0.69%) Skype for Business
16 65 (0.61%) Apache Solr
17 64 (0.60%) WebLogic
18 63 (0.60%) Mule
19 58 (0.55%) Drupal
20 56 (0.53%) OpenStack
Applications
1 773 (7.30%) MS Excel
2 252 (2.38%) MS Office
3 129 (1.22%) Photoshop
4 122 (1.15%) MS PowerPoint
5 121 (1.14%) MS Project
6 100 (0.94%) MS Visio
7 64 (0.60%) SPSS
8 58 (0.55%) Adobe Illustrator
9 56 (0.53%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 31 (0.29%) InDesign
11 26 (0.25%) OmniGraffle
12 17 (0.16%) Acrobat
12 17 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
13 15 (0.14%) Fireworks
14 12 (0.11%) Adobe After Effects
14 12 (0.11%) ImageReady
15 4 (0.038%) 3ds Max
16 3 (0.028%) Mingle
17 2 (0.019%) InfoPath
17 2 (0.019%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 169 (1.60%) Oracle Retail
2 146 (1.38%) Magento
3 136 (1.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 124 (1.17%) SAP Retail
5 106 (1.00%) Dynamics AX
6 84 (0.79%) Oracle EBS
7 82 (0.77%) SAP FI
8 79 (0.75%) SAP ERP
9 76 (0.72%) SAP CO
10 75 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
11 74 (0.70%) SAP FI/CO
12 68 (0.64%) Oracle Financials
13 66 (0.62%) Dynamics NAV
14 38 (0.36%) Temenos T24
15 36 (0.34%) Finacle
15 36 (0.34%) SAP SD
16 32 (0.30%) Oracle ERP
16 32 (0.30%) PeopleSoft Financials
17 30 (0.28%) SAP MM
18 28 (0.26%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 349 (3.30%) Amazon AWS
2 305 (2.88%) SaaS
3 215 (2.03%) Microsoft Azure
4 140 (1.32%) Office 365
5 106 (1.00%) Google Analytics
6 71 (0.67%) PaaS
7 69 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
8 66 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
9 54 (0.51%) IaaS
10 40 (0.38%) GitHub
10 40 (0.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 36 (0.34%) Adobe Analytics
12 29 (0.27%) Amazon S3
13 21 (0.20%) Yammer
14 19 (0.18%) AWS Lambda
15 18 (0.17%) CloudBees
16 16 (0.15%) CloudFront
17 15 (0.14%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 15 (0.14%) Amazon ElastiCache
17 15 (0.14%) Amazon Glacier
Communications & Networking
1 268 (2.53%) Internet
2 235 (2.22%) Firewall
3 130 (1.23%) WAN
4 127 (1.20%) DNS
5 116 (1.10%) TCP/IP
6 112 (1.06%) LAN
7 107 (1.01%) SAN
8 100 (0.94%) VPN
9 85 (0.80%) Network Security
10 78 (0.74%) HTTP
11 76 (0.72%) Wireless
12 74 (0.70%) VoIP
13 56 (0.53%) FTP
14 53 (0.50%) SSL
15 51 (0.48%) DHCP
16 49 (0.46%) Cisco ASA
17 44 (0.42%) Wi-Fi
18 43 (0.41%) Intranet
19 41 (0.39%) NAS
20 38 (0.36%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1238 (11.70%) SQL Server
2 488 (4.61%) Big Data
3 449 (4.24%) Data Warehouse
4 353 (3.34%) MySQL
5 348 (3.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 332 (3.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 293 (2.77%) Relational Database
8 291 (2.75%) NoSQL
9 226 (2.14%) Hadoop
10 211 (1.99%) MongoDB
11 193 (1.82%) BusinessObjects
12 185 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
13 181 (1.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 139 (1.31%) DB2
14 139 (1.31%) SQL Server 2008
15 138 (1.30%) SAP HANA
16 125 (1.18%) RDBMS
17 119 (1.12%) Apache Cassandra
18 117 (1.11%) SQL Server 2012
19 111 (1.05%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 504 (4.76%) Git (software)
2 311 (2.94%) JIRA
3 281 (2.65%) Jenkins
4 206 (1.95%) Selenium
5 168 (1.59%) Subversion
6 159 (1.50%) JUnit
7 152 (1.44%) Team Foundation Server
8 137 (1.29%) Visual Studio
9 105 (0.99%) Cucumber
10 97 (0.92%) Maven
11 94 (0.89%) NUnit
12 79 (0.75%) WebDriver
13 67 (0.63%) Grunt
14 64 (0.60%) Jasmine
15 60 (0.57%) JBehave
15 60 (0.57%) Oracle Forms
16 57 (0.54%) Hudson
17 53 (0.50%) Rhino Mocks
18 45 (0.43%) SpecFlow
19 42 (0.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 3554 (33.58%) Finance
2 1926 (18.20%) Banking
3 1204 (11.38%) Marketing
4 929 (8.78%) Telecoms
5 744 (7.03%) Manufacturing
6 457 (4.32%) Retail Banking
7 349 (3.30%) Games
8 290 (2.74%) Pharmaceutical
9 209 (1.97%) Advertising
10 178 (1.68%) Legal
11 170 (1.61%) Publishing
12 165 (1.56%) Law
13 160 (1.51%) Back Office
14 142 (1.34%) Electronics
15 126 (1.19%) Billing
16 118 (1.11%) Automotive
17 98 (0.93%) Investment Banking
18 84 (0.79%) Online Betting
19 77 (0.73%) Front Office
20 72 (0.68%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 2173 (20.53%) Analyst
2 1961 (18.53%) Developer
3 1122 (10.60%) Project Manager
4 974 (9.20%) Architect
5 968 (9.15%) Business Analyst
6 795 (7.51%) Consultant
7 449 (4.24%) Senior Developer
8 448 (4.23%) .NET Developer
9 427 (4.03%) Solutions Architect
10 395 (3.73%) IT Manager
11 363 (3.43%) Java Developer
12 361 (3.41%) C# Developer
13 327 (3.09%) Senior Manager
14 323 (3.05%) Senior Analyst
15 297 (2.81%) Support Analyst
16 285 (2.69%) C# .NET Developer
17 248 (2.34%) Applications Support
18 231 (2.18%) Retail Business Analyst
18 231 (2.18%) SAP Consultant
19 216 (2.04%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1137 (10.74%) HTML
2 1067 (10.08%) .NET
3 1007 (9.51%) CSS
4 636 (6.01%) Web Services
5 537 (5.07%) XML
6 478 (4.52%) jQuery
7 472 (4.46%) HTML5
8 471 (4.45%) ASP.NET
9 402 (3.80%) AngularJS
10 308 (2.91%) Spring
11 286 (2.70%) CSS3
12 276 (2.61%) REST
13 257 (2.43%) ASP.NET MVC
14 239 (2.26%) JSON
15 235 (2.22%) Middleware
15 235 (2.22%) SOAP
16 231 (2.18%) J2EE
17 176 (1.66%) RESTful
18 154 (1.46%) Ajax
19 153 (1.45%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 1138 (10.75%) Analytical Skills
2 485 (4.58%) Computer Science
3 483 (4.56%) User Experience
4 482 (4.55%) Data Centre
5 449 (4.24%) Management Information System
6 405 (3.83%) FMCG
7 360 (3.40%) Mobile App
8 328 (3.10%) EPoS
9 227 (2.14%) Mathematics
10 196 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
11 183 (1.73%) Visualisation
12 128 (1.21%) PMI
13 119 (1.12%) Fintech
14 114 (1.08%) Social Media
14 114 (1.08%) Statistics
15 111 (1.05%) Data Structures
16 104 (0.98%) Life Science
17 95 (0.90%) iPad
18 80 (0.76%) Economics
19 79 (0.75%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 903 (8.53%) Windows
2 632 (5.97%) Linux
3 368 (3.48%) Unix
4 271 (2.56%) Windows Server
5 228 (2.15%) Apple iOS
6 225 (2.13%) Android
7 153 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
8 126 (1.19%) Windows Server 2012
9 119 (1.12%) Windows 7
10 84 (0.79%) Windows Server 2003
11 76 (0.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 67 (0.63%) Windows 8
13 60 (0.57%) AIX
14 54 (0.51%) Windows XP
15 40 (0.38%) CentOS
16 38 (0.36%) Mac OS X
17 24 (0.23%) Ubuntu
18 22 (0.21%) Windows 10
19 20 (0.19%) Windows 2000 Server
19 20 (0.19%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3270 (30.90%) Agile Software Development
2 2583 (24.40%) E-Commerce
3 1604 (15.15%) Project Management
4 1256 (11.87%) Scrum
5 1112 (10.51%) Stakeholder Management
6 969 (9.16%) Business Intelligence
7 892 (8.43%) Analytics
8 865 (8.17%) ITIL
9 792 (7.48%) CRM
10 781 (7.38%) Business Analysis
11 752 (7.11%) PRINCE2
12 748 (7.07%) TDD
13 660 (6.24%) ERP
14 612 (5.78%) MVC
15 610 (5.76%) SDLC
16 530 (5.01%) Software Engineering
17 522 (4.93%) Logistics
18 516 (4.88%) Change Management
19 504 (4.76%) Waterfall
20 492 (4.65%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1870 (17.67%) SQL
2 1217 (11.50%) Java
3 1123 (10.61%) JavaScript
4 975 (9.21%) C#
5 404 (3.82%) T-SQL
6 352 (3.33%) Python
7 322 (3.04%) PHP
8 194 (1.83%) PL/SQL
8 194 (1.83%) Ruby
9 180 (1.70%) C
10 160 (1.51%) Scala
11 156 (1.47%) C++
12 151 (1.43%) Bash Shell
13 131 (1.24%) Perl
14 117 (1.11%) VB.NET
15 113 (1.07%) R
16 105 (0.99%) PowerShell
17 79 (0.75%) ABAP
17 79 (0.75%) VBA
18 65 (0.61%) VB
Qualifications
1 1352 (12.77%) Degree
2 229 (2.16%) ISEB
3 227 (2.14%) PMI Certification
4 162 (1.53%) ISTQB
5 160 (1.51%) Microsoft Certification
6 147 (1.39%) Cisco Certification
7 129 (1.22%) CISSP
8 123 (1.16%) PMP
9 106 (1.00%) Security Cleared
10 102 (0.96%) APMP
11 93 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 92 (0.87%) MCSE
13 91 (0.86%) CCNA
14 84 (0.79%) CISM
15 79 (0.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 71 (0.67%) CISA
17 65 (0.61%) CCNP
18 62 (0.59%) SC Cleared
19 61 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
20 60 (0.57%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 633 (5.98%) QA
2 280 (2.65%) SLA
3 138 (1.30%) Data Quality
4 113 (1.07%) PCI DSS
5 84 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 68 (0.64%) COBIT
7 55 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 33 (0.31%) ISO 9001
9 17 (0.16%) EMIR
9 17 (0.16%) SEPA
10 16 (0.15%) PMBOK
10 16 (0.15%) Solvency II
11 13 (0.12%) MiFID
12 11 (0.10%) Basel III
13 10 (0.094%) CRD IV
13 10 (0.094%) ISO/IEC 20000
13 10 (0.094%) SDET
14 8 (0.076%) Basel II
15 7 (0.066%) ISO27002
16 6 (0.057%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 426 (4.02%) Active Directory
2 184 (1.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 105 (0.99%) Docker
4 57 (0.54%) Hyper-V
5 29 (0.27%) Varnish
6 26 (0.25%) vSphere
7 19 (0.18%) VMware ESX
8 18 (0.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 17 (0.16%) Time Sharing Option
10 16 (0.15%) KVM
10 16 (0.15%) XenApp
11 12 (0.11%) GPFS
12 10 (0.094%) HDFS
12 10 (0.094%) Snort
12 10 (0.094%) Terminal Services
12 10 (0.094%) VirtualBox
13 9 (0.085%) Microsoft App-V
13 9 (0.085%) PowerHA
14 8 (0.076%) Apache Flume
14 8 (0.076%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 135 (1.28%) Puppet
2 128 (1.21%) Opscode Chef
3 109 (1.03%) Ansible
4 83 (0.78%) SCCM
5 49 (0.46%) HP Quality Center
6 48 (0.45%) Nagios
7 36 (0.34%) Tivoli
8 34 (0.32%) Salt
9 30 (0.28%) ZABBIX
10 28 (0.26%) HP Operations Orchestration
11 25 (0.24%) logstash
11 25 (0.24%) SCOM
12 22 (0.21%) Kibana
13 16 (0.15%) CA Endevor
13 16 (0.15%) ServiceCenter
14 13 (0.12%) Capistrano
15 12 (0.11%) CFEngine
16 10 (0.094%) Forefront Identity Manager
17 9 (0.085%) Graphite
17 9 (0.085%) Icinga
Vendors
1 1366 (12.91%) Microsoft
2 1084 (10.24%) Oracle
3 806 (7.62%) SAP
4 376 (3.55%) IBM
5 285 (2.69%) VMware
6 251 (2.37%) Cisco
7 227 (2.14%) hybris
8 196 (1.85%) Adobe
9 186 (1.76%) Google
9 186 (1.76%) Salesforce.com
10 170 (1.61%) Tableau
11 163 (1.54%) ATG
11 163 (1.54%) HP
12 103 (0.97%) Demandware
13 94 (0.89%) Citrix
14 91 (0.86%) Retek
15 86 (0.81%) Apple
16 69 (0.65%) Cognizant
16 69 (0.65%) Twitter
17 68 (0.64%) Red Hat
Watford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000.00 - £24000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
IT Retail People Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Package, Health Care, Bonus, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
London
IT Retail People Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Package, Health Care, Bonus, Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
IT Retail People Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum 15% Bonus, Healthcare, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Poole and Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum plus 20 - 30% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Poole and Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum plus 20 - 30% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnham, Surrey
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £50k - 60k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + 25 days Holiday + Great career pro
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Poole and Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum plus 20 - 30% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
TEKsystems
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Jambo Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 Per Annum Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Execllent Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £20k - 28k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Jambo Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £53000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Jambo Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Resourcing Hub
Salary: Competitive Salary + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 3 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k to 45k
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + 25 days Holiday + Great career pro
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + 25 days Holiday + Great career pro
Posted: Yesterday
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £55000 - £85000 per annum + bonus + pension + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago