The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Retailing
Bedfordshire / Bedford
Rank - 37 46
Permanent jobs citing Retail 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford - 0.56% 0.72%
As % of the General category - 2.08% 4.65%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Median salary - £72,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +65.71%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £46,150 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.49% +2.55%  

Retail is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Bedford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 16 48 43
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedford 12.03% 26.67% 15.41%
Number of salaries quoted 9 30 28
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% -2.70%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £40,000 £26,650
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £48,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedford citing Retail as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Retail in Bedford

Retail
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Salary trend for Retail in Bedford

Retail
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 across the Bedford region with a requirement for Retail.

1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) ABAP
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (50.00%) SAP
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
1 1 (50.00%) Games
1 1 (50.00%) SAP CRM
1 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) REST
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (50.00%) Line Management
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
1 1 (50.00%) Feasibility Study
1 1 (50.00%) IT Strategy

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) SAP CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (50.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Business Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) CRM Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) CRM Technical Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Architect
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) SAP CRM Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) SAP CRM Functional Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) SAP CRM Technical Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Functional Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Support
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Support Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Technical Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Support Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
1 1 (50.00%) REST
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Feasibility Study
1 1 (50.00%) IT Strategy
1 1 (50.00%) Line Management
1 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) ABAP
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) SAP