Period
to 20 June 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 20 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 57 67 44
Rank change year-on-year +10 -23 +9
Permanent jobs citing Retail 296 264 480
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 4.40% 3.98% 5.10%
As % of the General category 13.72% 11.99% 12.52%
Number of salaries quoted 252 225 450
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.35% +9.52% -4.55%
10th Percentile £31,750 £27,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £78,750 £72,500
South East median annual salary £47,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -1.05% -5.00% +0.50%

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 2,157 2,201 3,835
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 32.07% 33.20% 40.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1,600 1,566 2,796
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 20 June 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 20 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
Reading +32 90 £47,500 -13.64% 21
Bracknell -21 28 £67,500 +50.00% 14
Newbury 0 20 £39,565 -12.08%
Wokingham -1 16 £55,000 +15.79%
Slough -20 7 £40,000 +5.26% 6
Ascot - 4 £65,000 -
Windsor - 3 - -
Retail
South East

For the 6 months to 20 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Retail.

1 76 (25.68%) Finance
2 67 (22.64%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (20.27%) CSS
4 55 (18.58%) Problem-Solving
5 47 (15.88%) HTML
5 47 (15.88%) Java
6 45 (15.20%) JavaScript
7 44 (14.86%) Stakeholder Management
8 42 (14.19%) C#
9 41 (13.85%) DNS
10 40 (13.51%) Cisco
10 40 (13.51%) DHCP
11 39 (13.18%) Project Management
12 38 (12.84%) Scrum
13 37 (12.50%) .NET
13 37 (12.50%) Data Centre
14 33 (11.15%) Firewall
15 32 (10.81%) CheckPoint
16 31 (10.47%) React
16 31 (10.47%) Palo Alto
17 28 (9.46%) User Experience
18 27 (9.12%) Degree
18 27 (9.12%) Self-Motivation
19 26 (8.78%) Analytical Skills
20 25 (8.45%) Microsoft
20 25 (8.45%) Marketing
20 25 (8.45%) AngularJS
20 25 (8.45%) Front End Development
21 24 (8.11%) ETL
21 24 (8.11%) E-Commerce

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 14 (4.73%) Umbraco
2 6 (2.03%) MS Exchange
3 5 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (1.35%) Apache
4 4 (1.35%) JBoss
4 4 (1.35%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.34%) CMS
5 1 (0.34%) Confluence
5 1 (0.34%) EPiServer
5 1 (0.34%) SAS
5 1 (0.34%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.34%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.34%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.34%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.34%) WildFly
Applications
1 8 (2.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (1.01%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.68%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.34%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.34%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 22 (7.43%) BusinessWare
2 8 (2.70%) NetSuite
3 6 (2.03%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (2.03%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.68%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.34%) nopCommerce
5 1 (0.34%) OPENHousing
Cloud Services
1 17 (5.74%) SaaS
2 14 (4.73%) Akamai
3 10 (3.38%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (2.70%) Dynamics 365
4 8 (2.70%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (1.01%) PaaS
6 2 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.68%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 41 (13.85%) DNS
2 40 (13.51%) DHCP
3 33 (11.15%) Firewall
4 22 (7.43%) Cisco IOS
4 22 (7.43%) Cisco Nexus
4 22 (7.43%) VPN
5 21 (7.09%) Internet
5 21 (7.09%) NetScaler
5 21 (7.09%) WAN
6 20 (6.76%) LAN
7 14 (4.73%) Cisco ASA
7 14 (4.73%) Cisco IPT
8 9 (3.04%) Wireless
9 6 (2.03%) TCP/IP
10 5 (1.69%) Network Security
11 4 (1.35%) Unified Communications
12 3 (1.01%) WLAN
13 1 (0.34%) Ethernet
13 1 (0.34%) HTTP
13 1 (0.34%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (4.05%) Relational Database
2 11 (3.72%) MySQL
3 10 (3.38%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (3.04%) SQL Server
5 5 (1.69%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.01%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 3 (1.01%) Big Data
6 3 (1.01%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.68%) DB2
7 2 (0.68%) Power BI
7 2 (0.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (0.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.34%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.34%) Firebird
Development Applications
1 20 (6.76%) Git (software)
2 9 (3.04%) Jasmine
2 9 (3.04%) Maven
2 9 (3.04%) Selenium
2 9 (3.04%) SpecFlow
3 5 (1.69%) Jenkins
4 3 (1.01%) Bitbucket
4 3 (1.01%) Gradle
4 3 (1.01%) JIRA
5 1 (0.34%) JUnit
5 1 (0.34%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (0.34%) Vagrant
General
1 76 (25.68%) Finance
2 25 (8.45%) Marketing
3 24 (8.11%) Telecoms
4 16 (5.41%) Banking
5 13 (4.39%) Manufacturing
6 11 (3.72%) Advertising
7 10 (3.38%) Financial Institution
7 10 (3.38%) Games
8 5 (1.69%) Law
9 4 (1.35%) Automotive
10 3 (1.01%) Billing
11 2 (0.68%) French Language
11 2 (0.68%) German Language
11 2 (0.68%) Italian Language
11 2 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.68%) Portuguese Language
11 2 (0.68%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.68%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.34%) Legal
12 1 (0.34%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 76 (25.68%) Developer
2 49 (16.55%) Analyst
3 28 (9.46%) Consultant
4 26 (8.78%) Network Engineer
5 23 (7.77%) Support Engineer
6 21 (7.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 18 (6.08%) Senior Network Engineer
8 17 (5.74%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
9 16 (5.41%) Lead Developer
9 16 (5.41%) Support Analyst
10 15 (5.07%) Analyst Developer
10 15 (5.07%) Lead Network Engineer
11 14 (4.73%) Web Developer
12 13 (4.39%) Senior Developer
13 12 (4.05%) Architect
13 12 (4.05%) Product Manager
13 12 (4.05%) React Developer
13 12 (4.05%) Umbraco Developer
14 11 (3.72%) Java Engineer
14 11 (3.72%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (20.27%) CSS
2 47 (15.88%) HTML
3 37 (12.50%) .NET
4 31 (10.47%) React
5 25 (8.45%) AngularJS
6 21 (7.09%) ASP.NET
7 20 (6.76%) WCF
8 19 (6.42%) REST
9 17 (5.74%) ASP.NET Web API
9 17 (5.74%) JSON
10 16 (5.41%) ASP.NET MVC
10 16 (5.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 11 (3.72%) Angular 2
12 10 (3.38%) HTML5
12 10 (3.38%) Node.js
12 10 (3.38%) Sass
13 9 (3.04%) jQuery
14 8 (2.70%) CSS3
14 8 (2.70%) Spring
15 5 (1.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 37 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 28 (9.46%) User Experience
3 27 (9.12%) Self-Motivation
4 26 (8.78%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (4.39%) Fintech
5 13 (4.39%) Greenfield Project
6 9 (3.04%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (2.70%) EFT
7 8 (2.70%) EPoS
8 7 (2.36%) Mobile App
8 7 (2.36%) PlayStation
9 6 (2.03%) Computer Science
10 5 (1.69%) Driving Licence
11 4 (1.35%) Management Information System
11 4 (1.35%) PKI
12 3 (1.01%) FMCG
12 3 (1.01%) PMI
13 2 (0.68%) Mainframe
14 1 (0.34%) Handset
14 1 (0.34%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 22 (7.43%) AIX
2 19 (6.42%) Linux
3 15 (5.07%) Windows
4 11 (3.72%) Windows Server
5 9 (3.04%) Android
5 9 (3.04%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.35%) CentOS
7 3 (1.01%) Mac OS
7 3 (1.01%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.68%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.68%) Unix
9 1 (0.34%) Solaris
9 1 (0.34%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.34%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.34%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (22.64%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (18.58%) Problem-Solving
3 44 (14.86%) Stakeholder Management
4 39 (13.18%) Project Management
5 38 (12.84%) Scrum
6 25 (8.45%) Front End Development
7 24 (8.11%) E-Commerce
7 24 (8.11%) ERP
7 24 (8.11%) ETL
8 22 (7.43%) Data Management
8 22 (7.43%) Data Mapping
8 22 (7.43%) SDLC
9 18 (6.08%) MVC
9 18 (6.08%) Test Automation
10 16 (5.41%) Web Development
11 15 (5.07%) Change Management
11 15 (5.07%) Network Management
11 15 (5.07%) Programme Management
12 14 (4.73%) Network Design
12 14 (4.73%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 47 (15.88%) Java
2 45 (15.20%) JavaScript
3 42 (14.19%) C#
4 19 (6.42%) SQL
5 12 (4.05%) Python
6 11 (3.72%) PHP
7 8 (2.70%) Bash Shell
7 8 (2.70%) Java 8
8 6 (2.03%) Kotlin
8 6 (2.03%) T-SQL
9 5 (1.69%) Perl
9 5 (1.69%) PowerShell
10 4 (1.35%) Scala
10 4 (1.35%) VBScript
11 3 (1.01%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.01%) XPath
11 3 (1.01%) XQuery
12 2 (0.68%) COBOL
12 2 (0.68%) Groovy
12 2 (0.68%) X++
Qualifications
1 27 (9.12%) Degree
2 7 (2.36%) ISEB
3 5 (1.69%) AWS Certification
3 5 (1.69%) ISTQB
3 5 (1.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (1.69%) PMI Certification
4 4 (1.35%) HND
4 4 (1.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.68%) ACCA
6 2 (0.68%) CIMA
6 2 (0.68%) CISSP
6 2 (0.68%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
6 2 (0.68%) PCI QSA
6 2 (0.68%) PgMP
6 2 (0.68%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.34%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.34%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.34%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.34%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (6.08%) QA
2 3 (1.01%) GCP
2 3 (1.01%) GDPR
2 3 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.68%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.34%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.34%) ISO 22301
4 1 (0.34%) ISO 31000
4 1 (0.34%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.34%) PMO
System Software
1 13 (4.39%) VMware NSX
2 10 (3.38%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.68%) Firmware
3 2 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.34%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (4.73%) Cisco CME
1 14 (4.73%) Cisco Prime
2 6 (2.03%) Ansible
3 4 (1.35%) PowerCLI
3 4 (1.35%) Single Sign-On
4 3 (1.01%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 3 (1.01%) Puppet
4 3 (1.01%) Xymon
4 3 (1.01%) ZABBIX
5 2 (0.68%) AirWatch
5 2 (0.68%) Cisco IPCC
6 1 (0.34%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.34%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.34%) QRadar
6 1 (0.34%) Terraform
Vendors
1 40 (13.51%) Cisco
2 32 (10.81%) CheckPoint
3 31 (10.47%) Palo Alto
4 25 (8.45%) Microsoft
5 22 (7.43%) Ab Initio
5 22 (7.43%) Capita
5 22 (7.43%) Vitria
5 22 (7.43%) VMware
5 22 (7.43%) webMethods
6 17 (5.74%) F5
7 14 (4.73%) Blue Coat
7 14 (4.73%) Citrix
7 14 (4.73%) Prolexic
7 14 (4.73%) SolarWinds
7 14 (4.73%) Zscaler
8 9 (3.04%) Adobe
8 9 (3.04%) Google
8 9 (3.04%) Red Hat
8 9 (3.04%) SAP
9 5 (1.69%) Oracle