Period
to 10 December 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 6 months to 10 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 45 49 83
Rank change year-on-year +4 +34 -44
Permanent jobs citing Retail 320 340 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 5.28% 5.33% 3.26%
As % of the General category 18.16% 14.79% 8.54%
Number of salaries quoted 229 275 254
Berkshire median annual salary £56,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.74% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £80,500 £80,750 £75,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% -

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 Berkshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1,762 2,299 3,220
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 29.09% 36.04% 38.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1,238 1,593 2,208
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -4.76%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £79,500 £78,750 £77,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -1.10% +1.11%

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Retail in Berkshire

Retail
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Retail in Berkshire

Retail
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Retail in Berkshire over the 6 months to 10 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Retail in Berkshire

Retail
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 10 December 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
Slough +48 124 £56,500 +15.90% 6
Reading -7 92 £60,000 +50.00% 21
Bracknell +15 48 £62,500 +8.70% 8
Windsor - 6 £52,500 -
Newbury -9 5 £56,500 +44.39% 1
Maidenhead -50 4 £52,500 +51.62% 3
Retail
South East

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Retail.

1 158 (49.38%) Finance
2 116 (36.25%) Analytics
3 113 (35.31%) Telecoms
4 111 (34.69%) Degree
5 105 (32.81%) Artificial Intelligence
6 98 (30.63%) Business Intelligence
7 91 (28.44%) Tableau
8 90 (28.13%) Data Visualisation
8 90 (28.13%) Visualisation
8 90 (28.13%) Data Science
9 87 (27.19%) Decision-Making
10 85 (26.56%) Data Engineering
10 85 (26.56%) Power BI
10 85 (26.56%) Data-Driven Decision Making
11 81 (25.31%) Agile Software Development
12 79 (24.69%) SQL
13 75 (23.44%) Stakeholder Management
14 58 (18.13%) Python
15 56 (17.50%) Big Data
16 52 (16.25%) Microsoft Azure
17 51 (15.94%) SAP
18 50 (15.63%) Kafka
19 49 (15.31%) Java
20 48 (15.00%) Algorithms
21 47 (14.69%) Apache
22 46 (14.38%) Data Modelling
22 46 (14.38%) Statistics
22 46 (14.38%) Apache Spark
22 46 (14.38%) Matrix Organization
23 45 (14.06%) Mathematics

Retail
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 47 (14.69%) Apache
2 46 (14.38%) Apache Spark
3 42 (13.13%) SAS
4 4 (1.25%) CMS
5 2 (0.63%) IIS
5 2 (0.63%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.63%) WordPress
6 1 (0.31%) concrete5
6 1 (0.31%) Confluence
6 1 (0.31%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.31%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.31%) Umbraco
Applications
1 20 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (3.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (1.25%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (0.94%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (0.94%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.63%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.63%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.31%) InVision
6 1 (0.31%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 13 (4.06%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (1.25%) Oracle Retail
3 3 (0.94%) Payment Gateway
3 3 (0.94%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.31%) Magento
4 1 (0.31%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.31%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.31%) SAP GTS
4 1 (0.31%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (0.31%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 52 (16.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (5.94%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (4.38%) Google Cloud Platform
4 11 (3.44%) SaaS
5 7 (2.19%) GitHub
6 5 (1.56%) PaaS
7 3 (0.94%) IBM Cloud
7 3 (0.94%) Office 365
8 2 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.63%) IaaS
9 1 (0.31%) Akamai
9 1 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.31%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.31%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.31%) Asana
9 1 (0.31%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.81%) Firewall
1 9 (2.81%) Wireless
2 7 (2.19%) Bluetooth
3 6 (1.88%) DNS
4 5 (1.56%) DHCP
5 4 (1.25%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (0.94%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (0.94%) NetScaler
6 3 (0.94%) Network Security
6 3 (0.94%) Unified Communications
7 2 (0.63%) Cisco Firepower
7 2 (0.63%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (0.63%) HTTP
7 2 (0.63%) Internet
7 2 (0.63%) NAS
7 2 (0.63%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (0.63%) SAN
7 2 (0.63%) Sourcefire
7 2 (0.63%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.63%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (26.56%) Power BI
2 56 (17.50%) Big Data
3 41 (12.81%) Apache Hive
3 41 (12.81%) Hadoop
3 41 (12.81%) SAP HANA
3 41 (12.81%) Text Mining
4 30 (9.38%) Relational Database
5 26 (8.13%) PostgreSQL
6 24 (7.50%) MySQL
7 16 (5.00%) Data Mining
8 12 (3.75%) NoSQL
9 11 (3.44%) SQL Server
10 9 (2.81%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 8 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
11 8 (2.50%) RDBMS
12 7 (2.19%) Crystal Reports
12 7 (2.19%) Oracle Reports
13 6 (1.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 5 (1.56%) BusinessObjects
14 5 (1.56%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 28 (8.75%) Git (software)
2 25 (7.81%) Maven
3 12 (3.75%) Jenkins
4 8 (2.50%) Bitbucket
4 8 (2.50%) Gradle
5 7 (2.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 5 (1.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 4 (1.25%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.31%) Artifactory
8 1 (0.31%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 1 (0.31%) GitLab
8 1 (0.31%) JIRA
8 1 (0.31%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.31%) PostCSS
8 1 (0.31%) Selenium
8 1 (0.31%) TeamCity
General
1 158 (49.38%) Finance
2 113 (35.31%) Telecoms
3 25 (7.81%) Advertising
4 17 (5.31%) Banking
5 16 (5.00%) Manufacturing
6 15 (4.69%) Electronics
6 15 (4.69%) Legal
7 12 (3.75%) Marketing
8 9 (2.81%) Games
9 5 (1.56%) Local Government
10 3 (0.94%) Billing
11 2 (0.63%) Law
12 1 (0.31%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.31%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.31%) French Language
12 1 (0.31%) German Language
12 1 (0.31%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.31%) Portuguese Language
12 1 (0.31%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 49 (15.31%) Analyst
2 46 (14.38%) Data Scientist
3 34 (10.63%) Developer
4 28 (8.75%) Business Analyst
5 26 (8.13%) Senior Data Scientist
6 22 (6.88%) Lead Business Analyst
7 21 (6.56%) Java Engineer
7 21 (6.56%) Senior Analyst
7 21 (6.56%) Senior Business Analyst
8 19 (5.94%) Architect
9 16 (5.00%) Development Manager
10 14 (4.38%) Consultant
11 13 (4.06%) Solutions Architect
11 13 (4.06%) Systems Analyst
12 12 (3.75%) Junior
12 12 (3.75%) Project Manager
12 12 (3.75%) Senior Developer
12 12 (3.75%) Senior Java Engineer
13 10 (3.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 10 (3.13%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (15.63%) Kafka
2 41 (12.81%) D3.js
2 41 (12.81%) ggplot
3 25 (7.81%) CSS
4 21 (6.56%) React
5 20 (6.25%) AngularJS
6 18 (5.63%) HTML
7 16 (5.00%) Spring
7 16 (5.00%) Spring Boot
8 15 (4.69%) XML
9 13 (4.06%) jQuery
10 10 (3.13%) ASP.NET Web API
11 9 (2.81%) Sass
12 8 (2.50%) Laravel
12 8 (2.50%) LESS
13 7 (2.19%) HTML5
13 7 (2.19%) JSON
13 7 (2.19%) RESTful
13 7 (2.19%) Symfony
13 7 (2.19%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 48 (15.00%) Algorithms
2 41 (12.81%) Social Network
3 31 (9.69%) FMCG
4 25 (7.81%) Analytical Skills
5 21 (6.56%) Self-Motivation
6 17 (5.31%) User Experience
7 16 (5.00%) EPoS
8 12 (3.75%) Robotics
8 12 (3.75%) Tandem
9 10 (3.13%) Handset
10 9 (2.81%) Greenfield Project
11 7 (2.19%) Data Centre
11 7 (2.19%) EFT
12 5 (1.56%) NHS
13 3 (0.94%) Management Information System
14 2 (0.63%) Animation
14 2 (0.63%) Clustering
14 2 (0.63%) Mobile App
14 2 (0.63%) N-Tier
14 2 (0.63%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 33 (10.31%) Linux
2 22 (6.88%) Windows
3 11 (3.44%) Windows Server
4 3 (0.94%) Android
4 3 (0.94%) Windows 10
4 3 (0.94%) Windows Embedded Compact
5 2 (0.63%) CentOS
5 2 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.63%) Unix
5 2 (0.63%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.63%) Windows 8
5 2 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.31%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.31%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (36.25%) Analytics
2 105 (32.81%) Artificial Intelligence
3 98 (30.63%) Business Intelligence
4 90 (28.13%) Data Science
4 90 (28.13%) Data Visualisation
4 90 (28.13%) Visualisation
5 87 (27.19%) Decision-Making
6 85 (26.56%) Data Engineering
6 85 (26.56%) Data-Driven Decision Making
7 81 (25.31%) Agile Software Development
8 75 (23.44%) Stakeholder Management
9 46 (14.38%) Data Modelling
9 46 (14.38%) Matrix Organization
9 46 (14.38%) Statistics
10 45 (14.06%) Mathematics
10 45 (14.06%) Project Management
11 44 (13.75%) A/B Testing
11 44 (13.75%) Decision Science
12 42 (13.13%) Data Security
13 41 (12.81%) Econometrics
Programming Languages
1 79 (24.69%) SQL
2 58 (18.13%) Python
3 49 (15.31%) Java
4 42 (13.13%) R
5 31 (9.69%) JavaScript
6 17 (5.31%) Java 8
7 10 (3.13%) C
8 9 (2.81%) PHP
8 9 (2.81%) T-SQL
9 8 (2.50%) C#
9 8 (2.50%) Kotlin
9 8 (2.50%) Scala
10 6 (1.88%) Shell Script
11 4 (1.25%) C++
11 4 (1.25%) Go
12 3 (0.94%) Bash Shell
12 3 (0.94%) PL/SQL
12 3 (0.94%) TypeScript
13 2 (0.63%) Perl
14 1 (0.31%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 111 (34.69%) Degree
2 21 (6.56%) ISEB
3 8 (2.50%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (1.56%) Master's Degree
5 4 (1.25%) TOGAF Certification
6 2 (0.63%) AWS Certification
6 2 (0.63%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.63%) MBA
6 2 (0.63%) MCITP
6 2 (0.63%) MCSA
6 2 (0.63%) MCSE
6 2 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.63%) RHCE
6 2 (0.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.31%) CCIE
7 1 (0.31%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.31%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (6.88%) QA
2 10 (3.13%) SLA
3 7 (2.19%) Data Quality
4 5 (1.56%) GDPR
5 3 (0.94%) COBIT
6 1 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.31%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (3.44%) Docker
2 7 (2.19%) Active Directory
2 7 (2.19%) Firmware
3 4 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.63%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.63%) ProxySG
4 2 (0.63%) vCloud
4 2 (0.63%) vSphere
5 1 (0.31%) VMware NSX
5 1 (0.31%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 41 (12.81%) Hadoop YARN
2 7 (2.19%) AirWatch
3 4 (1.25%) Ansible
4 2 (0.63%) FortiGate
4 2 (0.63%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.31%) Cisco CME
5 1 (0.31%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (0.31%) QRadar
5 1 (0.31%) Terraform
Vendors
1 91 (28.44%) Tableau
2 51 (15.94%) SAP
3 28 (8.75%) Microsoft
4 13 (4.06%) Oracle
5 10 (3.13%) ServiceNow
6 9 (2.81%) Automation Anywhere
6 9 (2.81%) Cisco
6 9 (2.81%) UiPath
7 8 (2.50%) Atlassian
7 8 (2.50%) Blue Prism
8 6 (1.88%) Google
8 6 (1.88%) IronPort
8 6 (1.88%) Palo Alto
9 5 (1.56%) CheckPoint
9 5 (1.56%) F5
9 5 (1.56%) IBM
9 5 (1.56%) Juniper
9 5 (1.56%) VMware
10 4 (1.25%) Adobe
10 4 (1.25%) Red Hat