Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 15 28
Rank change year-on-year +8 +13 +30
Permanent jobs citing Retail 168 200 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 15.31% 12.33% 7.82%
As % of the General category 38.53% 36.63% 23.07%
Number of salaries quoted 108 173 134
Bedfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £57,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +5.26% +29.55%
10th Percentile £37,500 £38,250 £30,400
90th Percentile £74,300 £87,500 £79,625
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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

All General Skills
Bedfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 436 546 672
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 39.74% 33.66% 33.91%
Number of salaries quoted 343 481 568
Bedfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -0.55%
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,250 £26,600
90th Percentile £72,500 £84,750 £73,750
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings citing Retail as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Retail in Bedfordshire

Retail
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for Retail in Bedfordshire

Retail
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Retail in Bedfordshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Retail in Bedfordshire

Retail
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +11 97 £52,500 -22.22% 7
Dunstable -10 9 £40,000 - 1
Leighton Buzzard - 1 £52,500 - 1
Retail
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Retail.

1 53 (31.55%) Stakeholder Management
2 52 (30.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 46 (27.38%) Analytical Skills
4 41 (24.40%) SQL
5 39 (23.21%) E-Commerce
5 39 (23.21%) Marketing
6 29 (17.26%) TOGAF
6 29 (17.26%) Degree
7 28 (16.67%) Oracle
8 27 (16.07%) Finance
9 25 (14.88%) Amazon AWS
9 25 (14.88%) Agile Software Development
9 25 (14.88%) Analytics
10 23 (13.69%) Web Services
10 23 (13.69%) Strategic Thinking
11 22 (13.10%) User Acceptance Testing
12 21 (12.50%) Supplier Management
12 21 (12.50%) Change Management
12 21 (12.50%) Tableau
12 21 (12.50%) Line Management
13 18 (10.71%) Apache Spark
13 18 (10.71%) Impala
13 18 (10.71%) Apache Hive
13 18 (10.71%) Waterfall
13 18 (10.71%) Machine Learning
13 18 (10.71%) Big Data
13 18 (10.71%) SQL Server
13 18 (10.71%) Java
13 18 (10.71%) Hadoop
13 18 (10.71%) Yield Management

Retail
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 18 (10.71%) Apache Spark
2 11 (6.55%) CMS
2 11 (6.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 11 (6.55%) SAS
3 10 (5.95%) SharePoint
4 9 (5.36%) JBoss
5 4 (2.38%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (2.38%) nginx
5 4 (2.38%) WildFly
6 3 (1.79%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (1.79%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (1.19%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (1.79%) EngageOne
1 3 (1.79%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (1.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (1.19%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (3.57%) Infor CloudSuite
2 5 (2.98%) Unica
3 4 (2.38%) SAP Hybris
4 3 (1.79%) Exstream
5 1 (0.60%) Adobe Campaign
5 1 (0.60%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.60%) Finacle
5 1 (0.60%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 25 (14.88%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (6.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (4.17%) Amazon EMR
3 7 (4.17%) Amazon Kinesis
4 6 (3.57%) SuccessFactors
5 5 (2.98%) Silverpop
6 2 (1.19%) Adobe Analytics
6 2 (1.19%) Office 365
6 2 (1.19%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.98%) Intranet
2 3 (1.79%) SMS
3 2 (1.19%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (10.71%) Apache Hive
1 18 (10.71%) Big Data
1 18 (10.71%) Hadoop
1 18 (10.71%) Impala
1 18 (10.71%) SQL Server
2 14 (8.33%) RDBMS
2 14 (8.33%) Relational Database
3 11 (6.55%) MongoDB
3 11 (6.55%) NoSQL
4 10 (5.95%) Oracle Exadata
5 9 (5.36%) MySQL
6 7 (4.17%) Amazon Redshift
6 7 (4.17%) OLAP
6 7 (4.17%) Redis
7 6 (3.57%) OLTP
7 6 (3.57%) Oracle Database
7 6 (3.57%) Oracle OLAP
8 4 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (2.38%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 4 (2.38%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 4 (2.38%) Git (software)
1 4 (2.38%) Selenium
2 3 (1.79%) PHPUnit
2 3 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (1.79%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.60%) Bugzilla
3 1 (0.60%) JIRA
3 1 (0.60%) JMeter
3 1 (0.60%) Testopia
General
1 39 (23.21%) Marketing
2 27 (16.07%) Finance
3 7 (4.17%) Telecoms
4 6 (3.57%) Banking
5 3 (1.79%) Games
5 3 (1.79%) German Language
6 2 (1.19%) Front Office
6 2 (1.19%) Hindi Language
6 2 (1.19%) Polish Language
6 2 (1.19%) Publishing
6 2 (1.19%) Urdu Language
7 1 (0.60%) Billing
7 1 (0.60%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.60%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 45 (26.79%) Analyst
2 34 (20.24%) Architect
3 30 (17.86%) Business Analyst
4 24 (14.29%) Project Manager
4 24 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
5 18 (10.71%) IT Manager
6 14 (8.33%) Lead Business Analyst
7 13 (7.74%) Consultant
8 12 (7.14%) SQL Analyst
9 11 (6.55%) Analytics Consultant
9 11 (6.55%) Data Analytics Consultant
9 11 (6.55%) Data Consultant
9 11 (6.55%) IT Project Manager
9 11 (6.55%) SAS Consultant
10 9 (5.36%) Analytics Manager
10 9 (5.36%) Developer
10 9 (5.36%) Senior Manager
11 8 (4.76%) Data Manager
11 8 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
11 8 (4.76%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (13.69%) Web Services
2 12 (7.14%) JSON
3 10 (5.95%) HTML
4 9 (5.36%) EJB
4 9 (5.36%) JDBC
4 9 (5.36%) JPA
4 9 (5.36%) Servlets
4 9 (5.36%) SOAP
4 9 (5.36%) Spring
5 8 (4.76%) .NET
5 8 (4.76%) Java EE
5 8 (4.76%) REST
6 7 (4.17%) scikit-learn
6 7 (4.17%) TensorFlow
7 5 (2.98%) CSS
8 4 (2.38%) HTML5
8 4 (2.38%) JMS
8 4 (2.38%) Symfony
9 3 (1.79%) CSS3
9 3 (1.79%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 52 (30.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 46 (27.38%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.17%) Computer Science
4 6 (3.57%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.98%) Client/Server
5 5 (2.98%) EPoS
6 2 (1.19%) Linked Data
6 2 (1.19%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.19%) User Experience
6 2 (1.19%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.60%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.60%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 14 (8.33%) Windows
2 10 (5.95%) Linux
3 3 (1.79%) Mac OS X
4 2 (1.19%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.60%) Android
5 1 (0.60%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (31.55%) Stakeholder Management
2 39 (23.21%) E-Commerce
3 29 (17.26%) TOGAF
4 25 (14.88%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (14.88%) Analytics
5 23 (13.69%) Strategic Thinking
6 22 (13.10%) User Acceptance Testing
7 21 (12.50%) Change Management
7 21 (12.50%) Line Management
7 21 (12.50%) Supplier Management
8 18 (10.71%) Machine Learning
8 18 (10.71%) Waterfall
8 18 (10.71%) Yield Management
9 17 (10.12%) ITIL
9 17 (10.12%) Project Management
9 17 (10.12%) Service Delivery
10 16 (9.52%) Customer Analytics
10 16 (9.52%) SOA
11 15 (8.93%) Data Integration
11 15 (8.93%) Data Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 41 (24.40%) SQL
2 18 (10.71%) Java
3 11 (6.55%) C
3 11 (6.55%) JavaScript
3 11 (6.55%) MATLAB
3 11 (6.55%) Python
3 11 (6.55%) R
4 6 (3.57%) PL/SQL
5 5 (2.98%) C#
6 4 (2.38%) PHP
7 3 (1.79%) PHP 5
8 1 (0.60%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 29 (17.26%) Degree
2 12 (7.14%) ISEB
3 11 (6.55%) Numerate Degree
4 6 (3.57%) Oracle Certification
5 3 (1.79%) CISSP
6 2 (1.19%) CISA
7 1 (0.60%) CISM
7 1 (0.60%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.60%) CRISC
7 1 (0.60%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.14%) Data Quality
2 7 (4.17%) PMO
2 7 (4.17%) QA
3 2 (1.19%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.19%) SLA
4 1 (0.60%) COBIT
4 1 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (6.55%) Apache Flume
2 6 (3.57%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (1.79%) Docker
4 1 (0.60%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 3 (1.79%) Dollar Universe
2 1 (0.60%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 28 (16.67%) Oracle
2 21 (12.50%) Tableau
3 12 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 12 (7.14%) SAP
4 7 (4.17%) Cloudera
5 6 (3.57%) IBM
5 6 (3.57%) Infor
5 6 (3.57%) Informatica
5 6 (3.57%) Workday
6 5 (2.98%) TIBCO
6 5 (2.98%) WorldPay
7 4 (2.38%) hybris
7 4 (2.38%) Pega
8 3 (1.79%) Adobe
8 3 (1.79%) CA
8 3 (1.79%) OpenText
8 3 (1.79%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (1.79%) Selligent
9 2 (1.19%) Ensighten
9 2 (1.19%) VMware