Period
to 19 September 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 19 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 51 4 13
Rank change year-on-year -47 +9 +29
Permanent jobs citing Retail 50 204 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 4.84% 18.02% 13.25%
As % of the General category 17.54% 45.74% 36.22%
Number of salaries quoted 37 117 209
Bedfordshire median annual salary £61,500 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.82% -8.33% +20.00%
10th Percentile £44,350 £41,250 £42,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £74,000 £87,500
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% -4.76% +16.67%

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 285 446 588
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 27.59% 39.40% 36.59%
Number of salaries quoted 216 313 520
Bedfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.73%
10th Percentile £34,174 £27,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £72,500 £83,850
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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -25 36 £63,500 +20.95% 10
Dunstable -3 5 £57,500 +35.29%
Bedford - 5 £37,500 - 1
Retail
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 16 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (32.00%) Big Data
2 12 (24.00%) Finance
3 11 (22.00%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (22.00%) Hadoop
4 9 (18.00%) ITIL
5 8 (16.00%) Business Analysis
5 8 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (14.00%) SDLC
6 7 (14.00%) Project Management
6 7 (14.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (12.00%) Service Management
7 6 (12.00%) Python
7 6 (12.00%) Matrix Management
8 5 (10.00%) Decision-Making
8 5 (10.00%) Apache Spark
8 5 (10.00%) Coaching
8 5 (10.00%) Cloudera
8 5 (10.00%) Impala
8 5 (10.00%) Release Management
8 5 (10.00%) Management Information System
8 5 (10.00%) FMCG
8 5 (10.00%) Apache Hive
8 5 (10.00%) Logistics
8 5 (10.00%) SQL
8 5 (10.00%) SLA
8 5 (10.00%) Shell Script
8 5 (10.00%) Process Management
9 4 (8.00%) Data Modelling
9 4 (8.00%) E-Commerce

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 (10.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.00%) Apache
2 1 (2.00%) nginx
2 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) SAP APO
2 1 (2.00%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.00%) Firewall
1 1 (2.00%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (32.00%) Big Data
2 11 (22.00%) Hadoop
3 5 (10.00%) Apache Hive
3 5 (10.00%) Impala
4 3 (6.00%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (6.00%) Oracle Database
4 3 (6.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (6.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (6.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 3 (6.00%) Oracle Exadata
4 3 (6.00%) RDBMS
4 3 (6.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Oracle APEX
1 3 (6.00%) Subversion
2 1 (2.00%) JIRA
General
1 12 (24.00%) Finance
2 3 (6.00%) Automotive
2 3 (6.00%) Marketing
2 3 (6.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (20.00%) Analyst
2 7 (14.00%) Business Analyst
2 7 (14.00%) Service Manager
3 6 (12.00%) Big Data Manager
3 6 (12.00%) Programme Manager
4 5 (10.00%) Data Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) Big Data Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 4 (8.00%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
5 4 (8.00%) Operations Manager
5 4 (8.00%) Service Operations Manager
6 3 (6.00%) DBA
6 3 (6.00%) FMCG Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) Oracle DBA
6 3 (6.00%) Portfolio Manager
6 3 (6.00%) Project Manager
6 3 (6.00%) Release Manager
6 3 (6.00%) Retail Business Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) Supply Chain Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) Supply Chain Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 1 (2.00%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (2.00%) Middleware
2 1 (2.00%) Web Services
2 1 (2.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.00%) FMCG
2 5 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (4.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.00%) iSeries
5 1 (2.00%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.00%) NHS
5 1 (2.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.00%) Linux
1 4 (8.00%) Unix
2 1 (2.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (22.00%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (18.00%) ITIL
4 8 (16.00%) Business Analysis
5 7 (14.00%) Project Management
5 7 (14.00%) SDLC
5 7 (14.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (12.00%) Matrix Management
6 6 (12.00%) Service Management
7 5 (10.00%) Coaching
7 5 (10.00%) Decision-Making
7 5 (10.00%) Logistics
7 5 (10.00%) Process Management
7 5 (10.00%) Release Management
8 4 (8.00%) Data Engineering
8 4 (8.00%) Data Modelling
8 4 (8.00%) Data Transformation
8 4 (8.00%) E-Commerce
8 4 (8.00%) Line Management
8 4 (8.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.00%) Python
2 5 (10.00%) Shell Script
2 5 (10.00%) SQL
3 4 (8.00%) Java
4 3 (6.00%) Korn
4 3 (6.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.00%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.00%) C++
5 1 (2.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (8.00%) Degree
2 2 (4.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (2.00%) CISSP
3 1 (2.00%) DBS Check
3 1 (2.00%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.00%) SLA
2 2 (4.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (2.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.00%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (6.00%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (6.00%) Data Guard
1 3 (6.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 3 (6.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (2.00%) HAProxy
2 1 (2.00%) Nagios
2 1 (2.00%) Observium
2 1 (2.00%) yum
Vendors
1 5 (10.00%) Cloudera
2 3 (6.00%) Oracle
3 2 (4.00%) Manugistics
3 2 (4.00%) SAP
4 1 (2.00%) MuleSoft
4 1 (2.00%) VMware
4 1 (2.00%) Workday