Period
to 22 June 2018

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 22 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 24 7 17
Rank change year-on-year -17 +10 +28
Permanent jobs citing Retail 79 203 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 8.25% 16.44% 12.15%
As % of the General category 26.51% 44.91% 31.37%
Number of salaries quoted 46 110 181
Bedfordshire median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -8.00% +78.57%
10th Percentile £20,563 £42,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £73,300 £87,500
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £51,150
% change year-on-year -4.76% +2.64% +13.67%

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 298 452 663
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 31.14% 36.60% 38.73%
Number of salaries quoted 231 309 551
Bedfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76% +16.67%
10th Percentile £32,000 £31,250 £31,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £71,750 £76,250
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% -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 22 June 2018.

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 22 June 2018. 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 -16 58 £57,500 -11.54% 9
Dunstable +10 9 £42,500 -5.56% 1
Bedford - 2 £40,000 -
Retail
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 June 2018, IT jobs citing Retail also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Retail.

1 21 (26.58%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (25.32%) ITIL
3 19 (24.05%) Release Management
4 18 (22.78%) Stakeholder Management
5 17 (21.52%) Finance
5 17 (21.52%) Analytical Skills
6 16 (20.25%) Degree
7 15 (18.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 15 (18.99%) SDLC
8 14 (17.72%) PRINCE2
9 13 (16.46%) Logistics
9 13 (16.46%) Business Intelligence
9 13 (16.46%) Management Information System
10 11 (13.92%) Service Management
10 11 (13.92%) Service Delivery
11 10 (12.66%) DevOps
11 10 (12.66%) SaaS
12 9 (11.39%) ITIL V3
12 9 (11.39%) Big Data
12 9 (11.39%) Computer Science
13 8 (10.13%) Business Analysis
13 8 (10.13%) Penetration Testing
13 8 (10.13%) Information Security
13 8 (10.13%) Project Management
13 8 (10.13%) CISSP
13 8 (10.13%) Information Security Governance
13 8 (10.13%) PCI DSS
13 8 (10.13%) Service Design
13 8 (10.13%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
13 8 (10.13%) Acceptance Criteria

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 5 (6.33%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.27%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.27%) nginx
2 1 (1.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.53%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (2.53%) SAP APO
2 1 (1.27%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 10 (12.66%) SaaS
2 5 (6.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.27%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (1.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.33%) Firewall
2 1 (1.27%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.39%) Big Data
2 5 (6.33%) Apache Hive
2 5 (6.33%) Hadoop
2 5 (6.33%) Impala
3 4 (5.06%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (3.80%) Oracle Database
4 3 (3.80%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (3.80%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (3.80%) Oracle Database 12c
4 3 (3.80%) Oracle Exadata
4 3 (3.80%) RDBMS
4 3 (3.80%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.53%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.27%) MariaDB
6 1 (1.27%) MySQL
6 1 (1.27%) Power BI
6 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (6.33%) JIRA
2 3 (3.80%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (3.80%) Subversion
3 1 (1.27%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.27%) Vagrant
General
1 17 (21.52%) Finance
2 3 (3.80%) Automotive
2 3 (3.80%) Marketing
2 3 (3.80%) Publishing
3 2 (2.53%) Advertising
4 1 (1.27%) Billing
4 1 (1.27%) Games
4 1 (1.27%) Legal
4 1 (1.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (20.25%) Analyst
2 14 (17.72%) Service Manager
3 12 (15.19%) Business Analyst
4 11 (13.92%) Release Manager
5 8 (10.13%) Service Transition Manager
5 8 (10.13%) Transition Manager
6 7 (8.86%) Retail Business Analyst
7 6 (7.59%) Programme Manager
7 6 (7.59%) Supply Chain Analyst
7 6 (7.59%) Supply Chain Business Analyst
8 5 (6.33%) Applications Manager
8 5 (6.33%) Data Engineer
8 5 (6.33%) Web Manager
9 4 (5.06%) Big Data Engineer
9 4 (5.06%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 4 (5.06%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
9 4 (5.06%) FMCG Analyst
9 4 (5.06%) FMCG Business Analyst
9 4 (5.06%) Portfolio Manager
9 4 (5.06%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.80%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 1 (1.27%) CSS
2 1 (1.27%) HTML
2 1 (1.27%) jQuery
2 1 (1.27%) Middleware
2 1 (1.27%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (1.27%) Sass
2 1 (1.27%) Symfony
2 1 (1.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (21.52%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (18.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 13 (16.46%) Management Information System
4 9 (11.39%) Computer Science
5 7 (8.86%) Data Centre
6 5 (6.33%) FMCG
7 3 (3.80%) EPoS
8 2 (2.53%) Driving Licence
8 2 (2.53%) iSeries
9 1 (1.27%) NHS
9 1 (1.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.06%) Unix
2 3 (3.80%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (26.58%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (25.32%) ITIL
3 19 (24.05%) Release Management
4 18 (22.78%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (18.99%) SDLC
6 14 (17.72%) PRINCE2
7 13 (16.46%) Business Intelligence
7 13 (16.46%) Logistics
8 11 (13.92%) Service Delivery
8 11 (13.92%) Service Management
9 10 (12.66%) DevOps
10 9 (11.39%) ITIL V3
11 8 (10.13%) Acceptance Criteria
11 8 (10.13%) Collaborative Working
11 8 (10.13%) Information Security
11 8 (10.13%) Information Security Governance
11 8 (10.13%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
11 8 (10.13%) Penetration Testing
11 8 (10.13%) Project Management
11 8 (10.13%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.59%) Python
1 6 (7.59%) SQL
2 5 (6.33%) Shell Script
3 4 (5.06%) Java
4 3 (3.80%) Korn
4 3 (3.80%) PL/SQL
5 2 (2.53%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.53%) X++
6 1 (1.27%) C++
6 1 (1.27%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (20.25%) Degree
2 8 (10.13%) CISSP
3 6 (7.59%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 5 (6.33%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (1.27%) DBS Check
5 1 (1.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.13%) PCI DSS
2 6 (7.59%) SLA
3 2 (2.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.27%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (3.80%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.27%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (3.80%) Data Guard
1 3 (3.80%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 3 (3.80%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 5 (6.33%) Cloudera
2 4 (5.06%) Oracle
3 3 (3.80%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.53%) Manugistics
4 2 (2.53%) SAP
5 1 (1.27%) Dell
5 1 (1.27%) HP
5 1 (1.27%) Hyperion
5 1 (1.27%) IBM
5 1 (1.27%) MuleSoft
5 1 (1.27%) Toshiba
5 1 (1.27%) Workday
5 1 (1.27%) Zend