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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Retailing
UK
Rank 45 49 37
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -12
Permanent jobs citing Retail 4443 5242 6414
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 5.27% 5.13% 6.00%
As % of the General category 12.79% 11.74% 13.70%
Number of salaries quoted 3520 3977 4519
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +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
34744 44649 46809
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 41.25% 43.69% 43.82%
Number of salaries quoted 28034 36204 37229
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 24 February 2017 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 24 February 2017. 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 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 +6 4221 £52,500 - 1073
London +4 2041 £60,000 +4.34% 365
South East -1 565 £45,000 -10.00% 186
North West +8 365 £41,250 +1.22% 100
West Midlands +3 294 £45,000 -5.26% 61
City of London +12 273 £57,500 - 60
Manchester -2 271 £42,500 -5.55% 54
East Midlands +31 269 £37,500 -16.66% 90
East of England +7 230 £60,000 +26.31% 81
Yorkshire -19 219 £45,000 +5.88% 73
South West -9 204 £50,000 -13.04% 88
West Yorkshire -16 152 £45,000 - 34
Hampshire +8 136 £42,000 -16.00% 37
Leicestershire +18 126 £35,000 -30.00% 31
Leeds +23 122 £45,000 +5.88% 18
Berkshire -37 115 £47,500 -9.52% 25
Birmingham -2 107 £52,500 +16.66% 13
Hertfordshire -13 107 £60,000 +26.31% 25
Buckinghamshire +17 93 £50,000 -7.83% 31
Leicester +21 86 £35,000 -32.03% 12
Coventry +17 84 £52,000 +2.46% 5
Bedfordshire +25 75 £65,000 +4.00% 19
Scotland -18 75 £45,000 -10.00% 55
Surrey -3 69 £52,500 +16.66% 27
Bristol +22 66 £53,750 +19.44% 12
Southampton +26 64 £44,500 -0.83% 9
Gloucestershire -8 58 £45,000 -28.00% 11
Nottinghamshire +33 54 £55,000 +22.22% 15
Edinburgh -21 51 £45,750 -8.50% 21
Nottingham +33 47 £55,000 +22.22% 8

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 3277 (35.14%) Agile Software Development
2 3132 (33.59%) Finance
3 2328 (24.97%) E-Commerce
4 1518 (16.28%) SQL
5 1348 (14.46%) Java
6 1343 (14.40%) Banking
7 1242 (13.32%) Scrum
8 1186 (12.72%) Project Management
9 1163 (12.47%) Microsoft
10 1146 (12.29%) JavaScript
11 1121 (12.02%) Stakeholder Management
12 1099 (11.79%) Marketing
13 1082 (11.60%) HTML
14 1065 (11.42%) SQL Server
15 980 (10.51%) Oracle
16 971 (10.41%) Degree
17 956 (10.25%) C#
18 953 (10.22%) .NET
19 943 (10.11%) CSS
20 904 (9.69%) TDD
21 830 (8.90%) Analytical Skills
22 770 (8.26%) SAP
23 737 (7.90%) Telecoms
24 714 (7.66%) Business Intelligence
25 707 (7.58%) MS Excel
26 705 (7.56%) PRINCE2
27 700 (7.51%) Analytics
28 672 (7.21%) ITIL
29 665 (7.13%) Windows
30 630 (6.76%) Linux

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
1 286 (3.07%) WebSphere
2 238 (2.55%) CMS
3 231 (2.48%) JBoss
4 226 (2.42%) Tomcat
5 130 (1.39%) Elasticsearch
5 130 (1.39%) SAS
6 128 (1.37%) Apache Spark
7 125 (1.34%) IIS
8 120 (1.29%) Apache
9 115 (1.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 104 (1.12%) Jetty
10 104 (1.12%) SharePoint
11 100 (1.07%) WebLogic
12 96 (1.03%) Mule
13 86 (0.92%) Apache Solr
14 79 (0.85%) OpenStack
15 78 (0.84%) Confluence
16 71 (0.76%) MS Exchange
17 60 (0.64%) Mule ESB
18 53 (0.57%) Drupal
Applications
1 707 (7.58%) MS Excel
2 213 (2.28%) MS Office
3 137 (1.47%) Photoshop
4 129 (1.38%) MS PowerPoint
5 102 (1.09%) MS Project
6 82 (0.88%) MS Visio
7 79 (0.85%) Adobe Illustrator
8 63 (0.68%) SPSS
9 33 (0.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 21 (0.23%) InDesign
11 19 (0.20%) Fireworks
12 10 (0.11%) Adobe After Effects
13 9 (0.097%) Spreadsheet
14 4 (0.043%) EViews
14 4 (0.043%) InVision
14 4 (0.043%) SPSS Modeler
15 2 (0.021%) Adobe Premiere
15 2 (0.021%) AutoCAD
15 2 (0.021%) OmniGraffle
16 1 (0.011%) PaintShop Pro
Business Applications
1 157 (1.68%) SAP Retail
2 120 (1.29%) Dynamics AX
3 106 (1.14%) Oracle Retail
4 103 (1.10%) Magento
5 85 (0.91%) SAP SD
6 81 (0.87%) Dynamics NAV
7 75 (0.80%) SAP MM
8 68 (0.73%) SAP CAR
8 68 (0.73%) SAP POS DM
9 66 (0.71%) Oracle EBS
10 64 (0.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 61 (0.65%) SAP WM
12 57 (0.61%) SAP ERP
13 54 (0.58%) SAP LE
14 53 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
15 51 (0.55%) SAP Hybris
16 46 (0.49%) SAP SCM
17 39 (0.42%) Oracle Financials
17 39 (0.42%) SAP FI
17 39 (0.42%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 574 (6.16%) Amazon AWS
2 430 (4.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 346 (3.71%) SaaS
4 174 (1.87%) Office 365
5 122 (1.31%) PaaS
6 119 (1.28%) Amazon EC2
7 110 (1.18%) IaaS
8 77 (0.83%) Google Analytics
9 73 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
10 69 (0.74%) Google Cloud Platform
11 56 (0.60%) Slack
12 46 (0.49%) G Suite
13 35 (0.38%) GitHub
14 34 (0.36%) Amazon S3
15 23 (0.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 21 (0.23%) Amazon EMR
16 21 (0.23%) SuccessFactors
17 18 (0.19%) CloudFront
18 14 (0.15%) Heroku
19 13 (0.14%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 279 (2.99%) Firewall
2 202 (2.17%) LAN
3 199 (2.13%) WAN
4 196 (2.10%) Internet
5 148 (1.59%) TCP/IP
6 127 (1.36%) Network Security
7 97 (1.04%) DNS
8 79 (0.85%) VPN
9 77 (0.83%) VoIP
10 70 (0.75%) Wireless
11 59 (0.63%) Wi-Fi
12 55 (0.59%) HTTP
12 55 (0.59%) SSL
13 52 (0.56%) DHCP
14 51 (0.55%) Cisco ASA
15 47 (0.50%) MPLS
16 45 (0.48%) SAN
17 42 (0.45%) VLAN
18 37 (0.40%) Unified Communications
19 35 (0.38%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1065 (11.42%) SQL Server
2 567 (6.08%) Big Data
3 477 (5.12%) MySQL
4 361 (3.87%) Data Warehouse
5 296 (3.17%) Relational Database
6 294 (3.15%) NoSQL
7 289 (3.10%) MongoDB
8 237 (2.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 235 (2.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 227 (2.43%) Hadoop
11 149 (1.60%) PostgreSQL
12 129 (1.38%) RDBMS
12 129 (1.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 120 (1.29%) DB2
14 116 (1.24%) SQL Server 2008
15 112 (1.20%) Apache Cassandra
16 94 (1.01%) Redis
17 89 (0.95%) QlikView
18 82 (0.88%) SQL Server 2012
19 75 (0.80%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 505 (5.42%) Git (software)
2 296 (3.17%) JIRA
3 292 (3.13%) Jenkins
4 280 (3.00%) Selenium
5 180 (1.93%) Cucumber
6 140 (1.50%) Team Foundation Server
7 131 (1.40%) Subversion
8 130 (1.39%) JUnit
9 112 (1.20%) Visual Studio
10 101 (1.08%) SoapUI
11 87 (0.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 70 (0.75%) TeamCity
13 67 (0.72%) Maven
14 66 (0.71%) Grunt
15 58 (0.62%) NUnit
16 57 (0.61%) IntelliJ
17 54 (0.58%) Talend Open Studio
18 51 (0.55%) WebDriver
19 48 (0.51%) GoCD
20 47 (0.50%) gulp
General
1 3132 (33.59%) Finance
2 1343 (14.40%) Banking
3 1099 (11.79%) Marketing
4 737 (7.90%) Telecoms
5 609 (6.53%) Manufacturing
6 366 (3.92%) Retail Banking
7 283 (3.03%) Publishing
8 220 (2.36%) Games
9 200 (2.14%) Legal
10 189 (2.03%) Advertising
11 110 (1.18%) Investment Banking
12 106 (1.14%) Back Office
13 102 (1.09%) Pharmaceutical
14 101 (1.08%) Electronics
15 100 (1.07%) Online Betting
16 78 (0.84%) Automotive
17 61 (0.65%) Financial Institution
18 58 (0.62%) German Language
19 51 (0.55%) Local Government
20 47 (0.50%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1868 (20.03%) Developer
2 1804 (19.35%) Analyst
3 1129 (12.11%) Architect
4 898 (9.63%) Business Analyst
5 884 (9.48%) Project Manager
6 676 (7.25%) Consultant
7 540 (5.79%) Solutions Architect
8 396 (4.25%) Senior Developer
9 373 (4.00%) .NET Developer
10 368 (3.95%) IT Manager
11 359 (3.85%) Java Developer
12 290 (3.11%) Senior Manager
13 271 (2.91%) C# Developer
14 213 (2.28%) Programme Manager
14 213 (2.28%) Senior Analyst
14 213 (2.28%) Support Analyst
15 207 (2.22%) C# .NET Developer
16 200 (2.14%) IT Project Manager
17 199 (2.13%) Junior
18 198 (2.12%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1082 (11.60%) HTML
2 953 (10.22%) .NET
3 943 (10.11%) CSS
4 509 (5.46%) Web Services
5 470 (5.04%) ASP.NET
6 457 (4.90%) AngularJS
7 454 (4.87%) HTML5
8 441 (4.73%) XML
9 393 (4.21%) jQuery
10 311 (3.34%) REST
11 272 (2.92%) ASP.NET MVC
12 265 (2.84%) JSON
13 260 (2.79%) Spring
14 240 (2.57%) RESTful
15 235 (2.52%) CSS3
16 234 (2.51%) React
17 232 (2.49%) Node.js
18 201 (2.16%) J2EE
19 199 (2.13%) SOAP
20 177 (1.90%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 830 (8.90%) Analytical Skills
2 427 (4.58%) User Experience
3 386 (4.14%) Data Centre
3 386 (4.14%) Enterprise Software
4 328 (3.52%) Mobile App
5 322 (3.45%) Computer Science
6 319 (3.42%) Management Information System
7 313 (3.36%) FMCG
8 302 (3.24%) EPoS
9 119 (1.28%) Social Media
10 112 (1.20%) PMI
11 105 (1.13%) Online Games
12 104 (1.12%) iPad
13 85 (0.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 74 (0.79%) Fintech
15 71 (0.76%) Data Structures
16 64 (0.69%) CMDB
17 63 (0.68%) Virtual Team
18 57 (0.61%) Internet of Things
19 52 (0.56%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 665 (7.13%) Windows
2 630 (6.76%) Linux
3 283 (3.03%) Unix
4 254 (2.72%) Apple iOS
5 246 (2.64%) Android
6 222 (2.38%) Windows Server
7 108 (1.16%) Windows Server 2012
8 87 (0.93%) Windows 7
9 79 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
10 68 (0.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 50 (0.54%) Mac OS X
12 34 (0.36%) Windows 8
13 33 (0.35%) Windows Server 2003
14 30 (0.32%) Windows 10
15 25 (0.27%) Windows XP
16 23 (0.25%) Ubuntu
17 21 (0.23%) CentOS
18 19 (0.20%) Mac OS
19 18 (0.19%) AIX
20 10 (0.11%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3277 (35.14%) Agile Software Development
2 2328 (24.97%) E-Commerce
3 1242 (13.32%) Scrum
4 1186 (12.72%) Project Management
5 1121 (12.02%) Stakeholder Management
6 904 (9.69%) TDD
7 714 (7.66%) Business Intelligence
8 705 (7.56%) PRINCE2
9 700 (7.51%) Analytics
10 672 (7.21%) ITIL
11 616 (6.61%) MVC
12 615 (6.60%) Business Analysis
13 614 (6.58%) Software Engineering
14 583 (6.25%) CRM
15 551 (5.91%) Mentoring
16 550 (5.90%) OO
17 517 (5.54%) Waterfall
18 472 (5.06%) SOA
19 469 (5.03%) Continuous Integration
20 453 (4.86%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1518 (16.28%) SQL
2 1348 (14.46%) Java
3 1146 (12.29%) JavaScript
4 956 (10.25%) C#
5 583 (6.25%) Python
6 448 (4.80%) PHP
7 248 (2.66%) T-SQL
8 219 (2.35%) C
9 173 (1.86%) Ruby
10 165 (1.77%) C++
11 158 (1.69%) Bash Shell
12 154 (1.65%) Perl
13 145 (1.55%) Scala
14 130 (1.39%) Go
15 105 (1.13%) R
16 103 (1.10%) PowerShell
17 72 (0.77%) ABAP
18 63 (0.68%) Shell Script
19 62 (0.66%) VB.NET
20 61 (0.65%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 971 (10.41%) Degree
2 290 (3.11%) ISEB
3 220 (2.36%) PMP
4 215 (2.31%) PMI Certification
5 180 (1.93%) Cisco Certification
6 122 (1.31%) CCNP
7 99 (1.06%) CISSP
8 89 (0.95%) ISTQB
9 79 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
10 78 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
11 75 (0.80%) Security Cleared
12 74 (0.79%) CCNA
13 72 (0.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 61 (0.65%) CCSA
15 58 (0.62%) CISM
16 54 (0.58%) CISA
17 51 (0.55%) MCSE
18 50 (0.54%) CCIE
19 49 (0.53%) CCSE
20 46 (0.49%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 571 (6.12%) QA
2 247 (2.65%) PCI DSS
3 151 (1.62%) SLA
4 122 (1.31%) Data Quality
5 108 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 24 (0.26%) COBIT
7 23 (0.25%) IFRS
8 22 (0.24%) IFRS 9
9 21 (0.23%) SDET
10 18 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 18 (0.19%) SEPA
11 17 (0.18%) MiFID
12 14 (0.15%) WCAG
13 12 (0.13%) P3O
14 11 (0.12%) Solvency II
15 10 (0.11%) GDPR
16 7 (0.075%) GxP
16 7 (0.075%) ISO 9001
17 4 (0.043%) FATCA
17 4 (0.043%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 248 (2.66%) Active Directory
2 196 (2.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 107 (1.15%) Docker
4 66 (0.71%) Virtual Machines
5 58 (0.62%) Hyper-V
6 36 (0.39%) VMware ESX
7 27 (0.29%) vSphere
8 20 (0.21%) LXC
9 19 (0.20%) Varnish
9 19 (0.20%) Virtual Servers
10 17 (0.18%) Terminal Services
11 16 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
12 13 (0.14%) Xen
13 10 (0.11%) HDFS
13 10 (0.11%) VMware Workstation
14 9 (0.097%) Apache Flume
15 7 (0.075%) Firmware
15 7 (0.075%) VirtualBox
16 6 (0.064%) Terminal Server
17 5 (0.054%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 206 (2.21%) Puppet
2 185 (1.98%) Ansible
3 170 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
4 73 (0.78%) Salt
5 71 (0.76%) SCCM
6 67 (0.72%) logstash
7 66 (0.71%) Kibana
8 52 (0.56%) FortiGate
8 52 (0.56%) Terraform
9 50 (0.54%) SCVMM
10 31 (0.33%) SCOM
11 30 (0.32%) HP Quality Center
12 20 (0.21%) Tivoli
13 19 (0.20%) Kubernetes
14 13 (0.14%) WSUS
15 12 (0.13%) Nagios
16 11 (0.12%) NetBackup
16 11 (0.12%) SCOrch
16 11 (0.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
17 9 (0.097%) vRealize
Vendors
1 1163 (12.47%) Microsoft
2 980 (10.51%) Oracle
3 770 (8.26%) SAP
4 295 (3.16%) Google
5 290 (3.11%) VMware
6 283 (3.03%) Cisco
7 251 (2.69%) IBM
8 209 (2.24%) hybris
9 183 (1.96%) CheckPoint
10 168 (1.80%) HP
11 159 (1.71%) Adobe
12 148 (1.59%) Tableau
13 106 (1.14%) ATG
14 104 (1.12%) Juniper
15 102 (1.09%) Citrix
16 70 (0.75%) Apple
17 68 (0.73%) webMethods
18 66 (0.71%) Fortinet
18 66 (0.71%) Salesforce.com
19 64 (0.69%) Red Hat
South East London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + 20% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Freshtechit
Salary: From £40,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Hull, North Humberside
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Darlington, County Durham
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 26 minutes ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £80000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Central London / West End
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Benefits and Discounts!! :)
Posted: 1 hour ago
Lutterworth, Leicestershire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £90,000 plus competitive package
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 26 minutes ago
London
Spring Technology
Salary: £63000.00 - £73000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Coded People
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + bonus, bens, perks
Posted: 4 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
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Posted: 2 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £70,000 plus competitive package
Posted: 3 hours ago
Wiltshire
Hydrogen Group
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £70000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £75000 per annum + Excellent benefits and bonus package
Posted: Yesterday
Uxbridge, Middlesex
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 21 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Arnold Ash Ltd
Salary: From £32,000 to £38,000 per annum + package + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hull, North Humberside
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
Candidate Source
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 33 minutes ago
London
Spring Technology
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Life, Health and 25 days
Posted: 2 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
Avance Consulting
Posted: 3 hours ago
Twickenham, Middlesex
set2recruit
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Posted: Yesterday