Period
to 25 February 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 25 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 28 12 19
Rank change year-on-year -16 +7 +27
Permanent jobs citing Retail 59 180 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 6.67% 12.37% 9.35%
As % of the General category 17.72% 38.63% 25.66%
Number of salaries quoted 51 142 153
Bedfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.38% +4.00% +95.31%
10th Percentile £27,500 £47,500 £27,400
90th Percentile £95,000 £82,500 £81,250
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% +14.58% +1.05%

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 333 466 643
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 37.63% 32.03% 36.43%
Number of salaries quoted 304 398 549
Bedfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,250 £30,900
90th Percentile £77,500 £82,500 £73,900
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500

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 25 February 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 25 February 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 +1 37 £55,000 -15.38% 12
Dunstable -3 7 £42,500 -32.00% 2
Bedford +22 1 £40,000 -42.86%
Retail
East of England

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 18 (30.51%) Finance
2 15 (25.42%) E-Commerce
3 10 (16.95%) Java
3 10 (16.95%) Management Information System
3 10 (16.95%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (16.95%) Marketing
4 9 (15.25%) TOGAF
4 9 (15.25%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (15.25%) SDLC
5 8 (13.56%) Windows
6 7 (11.86%) Linux
6 7 (11.86%) ITIL
6 7 (11.86%) Oracle
6 7 (11.86%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (11.86%) SOA
7 6 (10.17%) RDBMS
7 6 (10.17%) Microsoft
7 6 (10.17%) JBoss
7 6 (10.17%) Data Modelling
7 6 (10.17%) HTML
7 6 (10.17%) Snowflake Schema
7 6 (10.17%) Spring
7 6 (10.17%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (10.17%) Logistics
7 6 (10.17%) Java EE
7 6 (10.17%) Degree
7 6 (10.17%) Translating Business Requirements
7 6 (10.17%) Presales
7 6 (10.17%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 6 (10.17%) WildFly

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 6 (10.17%) JBoss
1 6 (10.17%) WildFly
2 5 (8.47%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (8.47%) nginx
3 3 (5.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (3.39%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (3.39%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.39%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.69%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (3.39%) EngageOne
1 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.69%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.69%) Vectorworks
Business Applications
1 2 (3.39%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (3.39%) Exstream
2 1 (1.69%) Finacle
2 1 (1.69%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.69%) Dynamics 365
1 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.69%) Firewall
1 1 (1.69%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.86%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (10.17%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 6 (10.17%) Oracle Exadata
2 6 (10.17%) RDBMS
2 6 (10.17%) Relational Database
2 6 (10.17%) Snowflake Schema
3 5 (8.47%) MariaDB
4 4 (6.78%) MySQL
5 3 (5.08%) SQL Server
6 2 (3.39%) NoSQL
6 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.69%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 5 (8.47%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.78%) Vagrant
3 3 (5.08%) PHPUnit
3 3 (5.08%) Selenium
4 2 (3.39%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 18 (30.51%) Finance
2 10 (16.95%) Marketing
3 4 (6.78%) Games
4 3 (5.08%) German Language
5 2 (3.39%) Advertising
5 2 (3.39%) Publishing
6 1 (1.69%) Banking
6 1 (1.69%) Billing
6 1 (1.69%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.69%) Legal
6 1 (1.69%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (20.34%) Analyst
1 12 (20.34%) Architect
2 10 (16.95%) Business Analyst
3 6 (10.17%) Consultant
4 5 (8.47%) Developer
4 5 (8.47%) PHP Developer
4 5 (8.47%) Programme Manager
5 4 (6.78%) Product Analyst
5 4 (6.78%) Product Architect
5 4 (6.78%) Product Business Analyst
5 4 (6.78%) Product Owner
5 4 (6.78%) Service Manager
5 4 (6.78%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (5.08%) Retail Business Analyst
6 3 (5.08%) Service Transition Manager
6 3 (5.08%) Transition Manager
7 2 (3.39%) ERP Consultant
7 2 (3.39%) Information Analyst
7 2 (3.39%) IT Business Analyst
7 2 (3.39%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.17%) HTML
1 6 (10.17%) Java EE
1 6 (10.17%) Spring
2 5 (8.47%) CSS
2 5 (8.47%) Symfony
3 4 (6.78%) HTML5
3 4 (6.78%) jQuery
3 4 (6.78%) Sass
4 3 (5.08%) CSS3
4 3 (5.08%) LAMP
4 3 (5.08%) LEMP Stack
5 2 (3.39%) .NET
5 2 (3.39%) REST
5 2 (3.39%) SOAP
5 2 (3.39%) Web Services
6 1 (1.69%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.95%) Management Information System
2 9 (15.25%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.78%) User Experience
4 3 (5.08%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.08%) EPoS
5 2 (3.39%) Linked Data
5 2 (3.39%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.69%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.69%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.69%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.69%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.56%) Windows
2 7 (11.86%) Linux
3 3 (5.08%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.69%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (25.42%) E-Commerce
2 10 (16.95%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (15.25%) SDLC
3 9 (15.25%) TOGAF
4 7 (11.86%) ITIL
4 7 (11.86%) SOA
5 6 (10.17%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (10.17%) Data Modelling
5 6 (10.17%) Data Visualisation
5 6 (10.17%) Event-Driven Architecture
5 6 (10.17%) Logistics
5 6 (10.17%) Presales
5 6 (10.17%) Translating Business Requirements
5 6 (10.17%) Visualisation
6 5 (8.47%) Acceptance Criteria
6 5 (8.47%) Customer Engagement
6 5 (8.47%) Information Security
6 5 (8.47%) Line Management
6 5 (8.47%) OO
6 5 (8.47%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 10 (16.95%) Java
2 5 (8.47%) JavaScript
2 5 (8.47%) PHP
3 4 (6.78%) SQL
4 3 (5.08%) PHP 5
5 2 (3.39%) C
5 2 (3.39%) X++
Qualifications
1 6 (10.17%) Degree
2 5 (8.47%) CISSP
3 2 (3.39%) ISEB
4 1 (1.69%) CISA
4 1 (1.69%) CISM
4 1 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.47%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.69%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (6.78%) Docker
2 1 (1.69%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 2 (3.39%) Dollar Universe
2 1 (1.69%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 7 (11.86%) Oracle
2 6 (10.17%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.39%) CA
3 2 (3.39%) OpenText
3 2 (3.39%) Tableau
4 1 (1.69%) Avaloq
4 1 (1.69%) Dell
4 1 (1.69%) FIS
4 1 (1.69%) Fiserv
4 1 (1.69%) HP
4 1 (1.69%) Hyperion
4 1 (1.69%) IBM
4 1 (1.69%) Misys
4 1 (1.69%) Plumtree
4 1 (1.69%) Toshiba
4 1 (1.69%) Zend