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

Retailing
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 58 58 62
Rank change year-on-year 0 +4 -20
Permanent jobs citing Retail 288 288 352
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 4.43% 4.59% 3.96%
As % of the General category 14.42% 12.44% 10.50%
Number of salaries quoted 238 211 349
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £81,250 £72,500
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% -

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 1,997 2,315 3,352
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 30.70% 36.91% 37.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1,504 1,604 2,404
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -4.76%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £77,125 £80,000 £77,500
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -

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 20 September 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 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
Reading +10 79 £57,500 +6.98% 17
Bracknell +12 53 £65,000 +30.00% 10
Slough +32 52 £55,000 +69.23% 6
Wokingham +6 9 £55,000 +37.50%
Newbury -5 7 £48,750 +21.88% 1
Maidenhead -58 3 £52,500 -10.26% 6
Windsor - 3 £47,500 - 1
Ascot - 2 £65,000 -
Retail
South East

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

1 105 (36.46%) Finance
2 79 (27.43%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (19.79%) Degree
4 55 (19.10%) Java
5 47 (16.32%) Telecoms
6 45 (15.63%) JavaScript
6 45 (15.63%) SQL
6 45 (15.63%) Analytics
7 43 (14.93%) CSS
8 36 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
9 35 (12.15%) Business Intelligence
10 33 (11.46%) Scrum
10 33 (11.46%) Artificial Intelligence
10 33 (11.46%) React
11 32 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
11 32 (11.11%) Relational Database
11 32 (11.11%) AngularJS
11 32 (11.11%) Data Visualisation
11 32 (11.11%) Tableau
11 32 (11.11%) Visualisation
12 31 (10.76%) Capita
12 31 (10.76%) Linux
13 30 (10.42%) Project Management
13 30 (10.42%) DevOps
13 30 (10.42%) Decision-Making
14 29 (10.07%) SDLC
14 29 (10.07%) Python
14 29 (10.07%) HTML
15 28 (9.72%) Big Data
15 28 (9.72%) User Experience

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 17 (5.90%) Apache
2 14 (4.86%) Apache Spark
2 14 (4.86%) SAS
3 5 (1.74%) CMS
4 3 (1.04%) JBoss
4 3 (1.04%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.04%) Umbraco
5 2 (0.69%) EPiServer
5 2 (0.69%) IIS
5 2 (0.69%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.35%) concrete5
6 1 (0.35%) Confluence
6 1 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.35%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.35%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.35%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.35%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.35%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.35%) WordPress
Applications
1 17 (5.90%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (4.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (1.39%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (1.04%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.69%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.69%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.69%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.35%) InVision
Business Applications
1 11 (3.82%) Dynamics NAV
2 9 (3.13%) NetSuite
3 2 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.69%) Oracle Retail
3 2 (0.69%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.35%) Magento
4 1 (0.35%) nopCommerce
4 1 (0.35%) OPENHousing
4 1 (0.35%) SAP GTS
4 1 (0.35%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (0.35%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 23 (7.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (7.64%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (5.90%) Google Cloud Platform
4 12 (4.17%) SaaS
5 8 (2.78%) Akamai
6 5 (1.74%) GitHub
7 4 (1.39%) Dynamics 365
7 4 (1.39%) PaaS
8 3 (1.04%) Office 365
9 2 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.69%) IaaS
10 1 (0.35%) Asana
10 1 (0.35%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 16 (5.56%) DNS
2 15 (5.21%) DHCP
2 15 (5.21%) Firewall
3 14 (4.86%) NetScaler
4 11 (3.82%) LAN
4 11 (3.82%) WAN
5 10 (3.47%) Wireless
6 9 (3.13%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (2.78%) Cisco IPT
8 7 (2.43%) Bluetooth
8 7 (2.43%) Cisco Nexus
8 7 (2.43%) Internet
9 6 (2.08%) Cisco IOS
9 6 (2.08%) Unified Communications
9 6 (2.08%) VPN
10 5 (1.74%) TCP/IP
11 4 (1.39%) Network Security
12 2 (0.69%) NAS
12 2 (0.69%) Remote Desktop
12 2 (0.69%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (11.11%) Relational Database
2 28 (9.72%) Big Data
3 27 (9.38%) PostgreSQL
3 27 (9.38%) Power BI
4 20 (6.94%) MySQL
5 14 (4.86%) Apache Hive
5 14 (4.86%) Hadoop
5 14 (4.86%) SAP HANA
5 14 (4.86%) Text Mining
6 13 (4.51%) NoSQL
7 12 (4.17%) SQL Server
8 11 (3.82%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 11 (3.82%) RDBMS
9 10 (3.47%) Data Mining
10 7 (2.43%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (2.43%) Oracle Reports
11 6 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 5 (1.74%) BusinessObjects
12 5 (1.74%) Crystal Reports
12 5 (1.74%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 25 (8.68%) Git (software)
2 24 (8.33%) Maven
3 16 (5.56%) Jenkins
4 11 (3.82%) Bitbucket
4 11 (3.82%) Gradle
5 5 (1.74%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 4 (1.39%) Jasmine
6 4 (1.39%) Selenium
6 4 (1.39%) SpecFlow
7 3 (1.04%) Visual Studio
8 2 (0.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.35%) Artifactory
9 1 (0.35%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 1 (0.35%) GitLab
9 1 (0.35%) JIRA
9 1 (0.35%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (0.35%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (0.35%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.35%) Vagrant
General
1 105 (36.46%) Finance
2 47 (16.32%) Telecoms
3 23 (7.99%) Marketing
4 20 (6.94%) Advertising
5 19 (6.60%) Manufacturing
6 11 (3.82%) Electronics
7 8 (2.78%) Banking
7 8 (2.78%) Financial Institution
8 7 (2.43%) Games
9 6 (2.08%) Local Government
10 4 (1.39%) Legal
11 2 (0.69%) Billing
11 2 (0.69%) French Language
11 2 (0.69%) German Language
11 2 (0.69%) Italian Language
11 2 (0.69%) Law
11 2 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.69%) Portuguese Language
11 2 (0.69%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.35%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 42 (14.58%) Developer
2 41 (14.24%) Analyst
3 22 (7.64%) Java Engineer
4 20 (6.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 19 (6.60%) Systems Analyst
6 18 (6.25%) Development Manager
7 17 (5.90%) Architect
7 17 (5.90%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
8 16 (5.56%) Junior
9 14 (4.86%) Data Scientist
10 13 (4.51%) Technical Analyst
11 12 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
12 11 (3.82%) Administrator
12 11 (3.82%) Business Analyst
12 11 (3.82%) Network Engineer
13 10 (3.47%) Lead Developer
13 10 (3.47%) Senior Developer
13 10 (3.47%) Service Analyst
14 9 (3.13%) Consultant
14 9 (3.13%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (14.93%) CSS
2 33 (11.46%) React
3 32 (11.11%) AngularJS
4 29 (10.07%) HTML
5 20 (6.94%) ASP.NET Web API
6 18 (6.25%) .NET
7 17 (5.90%) JSON
7 17 (5.90%) WCF
8 16 (5.56%) Kafka
9 14 (4.86%) D3.js
9 14 (4.86%) ggplot
9 14 (4.86%) XML
10 13 (4.51%) Spring
10 13 (4.51%) Spring Boot
11 12 (4.17%) Angular 2
12 11 (3.82%) ASP.NET
13 10 (3.47%) ASP.NET MVC
13 10 (3.47%) REST
13 10 (3.47%) Sass
13 10 (3.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 32 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (9.72%) User Experience
3 21 (7.29%) Self-Motivation
4 19 (6.60%) Data Centre
4 19 (6.60%) Greenfield Project
5 16 (5.56%) FMCG
6 14 (4.86%) Algorithms
6 14 (4.86%) EPoS
6 14 (4.86%) Social Network
7 13 (4.51%) EFT
8 10 (3.47%) Handset
9 9 (3.13%) Computer Science
9 9 (3.13%) Mobile App
10 8 (2.78%) PlayStation
11 5 (1.74%) NHS
12 4 (1.39%) Fintech
12 4 (1.39%) Management Information System
13 3 (1.04%) Animation
13 3 (1.04%) Driving Licence
14 2 (0.69%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 31 (10.76%) Linux
2 22 (7.64%) Windows
3 12 (4.17%) Android
4 11 (3.82%) Windows Server
5 5 (1.74%) CentOS
6 4 (1.39%) Unix
7 3 (1.04%) Apple iOS
7 3 (1.04%) Mac OS
7 3 (1.04%) Ubuntu
7 3 (1.04%) Windows 10
7 3 (1.04%) Windows Embedded Compact
8 2 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.69%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.69%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.69%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (27.43%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (15.63%) Analytics
3 36 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 35 (12.15%) Business Intelligence
5 33 (11.46%) Artificial Intelligence
5 33 (11.46%) Scrum
6 32 (11.11%) Data Visualisation
6 32 (11.11%) Visualisation
7 30 (10.42%) Decision-Making
7 30 (10.42%) DevOps
7 30 (10.42%) Project Management
8 29 (10.07%) SDLC
9 27 (9.38%) Data Engineering
9 27 (9.38%) Data Science
9 27 (9.38%) Data-Driven Decision Making
9 27 (9.38%) Problem-Solving
10 22 (7.64%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 21 (7.29%) Change Management
11 21 (7.29%) E-Commerce
12 20 (6.94%) Customer Requirements
Programming Languages
1 55 (19.10%) Java
2 45 (15.63%) JavaScript
2 45 (15.63%) SQL
3 29 (10.07%) Python
4 24 (8.33%) C#
5 16 (5.56%) Java 8
6 14 (4.86%) Kotlin
6 14 (4.86%) R
7 12 (4.17%) Scala
8 10 (3.47%) PHP
9 8 (2.78%) Bash Shell
9 8 (2.78%) C
9 8 (2.78%) T-SQL
10 5 (1.74%) Perl
11 4 (1.39%) Shell Script
12 3 (1.04%) Groovy
12 3 (1.04%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.69%) Apple Swift
13 2 (0.69%) C++
13 2 (0.69%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 57 (19.79%) Degree
2 8 (2.78%) Computer Science Degree
2 8 (2.78%) ISEB
3 5 (1.74%) AWS Certification
3 5 (1.74%) Master's Degree
3 5 (1.74%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.04%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (1.04%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.69%) ACCA
5 2 (0.69%) CIMA
5 2 (0.69%) MBA
5 2 (0.69%) MCITP
5 2 (0.69%) MCSA
5 2 (0.69%) MCSE
5 2 (0.69%) PgMP
5 2 (0.69%) RHCE
5 2 (0.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.35%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.35%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.51%) QA
2 11 (3.82%) GCP
3 10 (3.47%) SLA
4 7 (2.43%) Data Quality
5 5 (1.74%) GDPR
6 3 (1.04%) COBIT
7 2 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.35%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.35%) ISO 22301
8 1 (0.35%) ISO 31000
8 1 (0.35%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 1 (0.35%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (2.43%) Active Directory
1 7 (2.43%) Firmware
1 7 (2.43%) VMware NSX
2 5 (1.74%) Docker
2 5 (1.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.69%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.69%) vCloud
3 2 (0.69%) vSphere
4 1 (0.35%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 14 (4.86%) Hadoop YARN
2 8 (2.78%) Ansible
2 8 (2.78%) Cisco CME
2 8 (2.78%) Cisco Prime
3 7 (2.43%) AirWatch
4 3 (1.04%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 3 (1.04%) Puppet
4 3 (1.04%) Xymon
4 3 (1.04%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.35%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.35%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.35%) QRadar
5 1 (0.35%) Terraform
Vendors
1 32 (11.11%) Tableau
2 31 (10.76%) Capita
3 26 (9.03%) Microsoft
4 24 (8.33%) SAP
5 20 (6.94%) Cisco
6 15 (5.21%) Palo Alto
7 14 (4.86%) CheckPoint
8 13 (4.51%) VMware
9 12 (4.17%) Oracle
10 11 (3.82%) Atlassian
10 11 (3.82%) F5
11 10 (3.47%) Citrix
11 10 (3.47%) Red Hat
11 10 (3.47%) ServiceNow
12 8 (2.78%) Blue Coat
12 8 (2.78%) Google
12 8 (2.78%) Prolexic
12 8 (2.78%) SolarWinds
12 8 (2.78%) Zscaler
13 6 (2.08%) Adobe