Period
to 11 August 2020

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 11 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
11 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 71 42 61
Rank change year-on-year -29 +19 0
Permanent jobs citing Retail 72 326 289
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Berkshire 3.20% 5.65% 4.34%
As % of the General category 10.10% 18.59% 12.89%
Number of salaries quoted 61 303 260
Median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.55% -8.33%
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £32,425
90th Percentile £90,000 £88,750 £83,750
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 713 1,754 2,242
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 31.69% 30.38% 33.63%
Number of salaries quoted 498 1,250 1,668
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £31,250 £32,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £80,000 £76,000
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Retail in Berkshire

Retail
Salary Trend in Berkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Retail in Berkshire.

Salary trend for Retail in Berkshire

Retail
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Retail in Berkshire over the 6 months to 11 August 2020.

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 11 August 2020. 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 -11 29 £46,000 -34.29% 4
Bracknell -28 19 £52,500 +16.67% 1
Slough +17 9 £90,000 +100.00% 1
Maidenhead +32 6 £52,500 +5.00%
Ascot +8 2 £41,917 -9.25%
Newbury +23 1 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Retail
South East

For the 6 months to 11 August 2020, 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 37 (51.39%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (27.78%) Scrum
3 19 (26.39%) E-Commerce
4 14 (19.44%) DevOps
5 13 (18.06%) Java
5 13 (18.06%) Mobile App
6 12 (16.67%) User Stories
6 12 (16.67%) Project Management
7 11 (15.28%) JavaScript
7 11 (15.28%) Finance
7 11 (15.28%) Degree
7 11 (15.28%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (13.89%) Test Automation
8 10 (13.89%) SQL
9 9 (12.50%) HTML
9 9 (12.50%) CSS
10 8 (11.11%) Oracle
10 8 (11.11%) TDD
10 8 (11.11%) Azure
10 8 (11.11%) SaaS
10 8 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (11.11%) Product Roadmap
11 7 (9.72%) Collaborative Working
11 7 (9.72%) JIRA
11 7 (9.72%) Unit Testing
11 7 (9.72%) Banking
11 7 (9.72%) MySQL
11 7 (9.72%) PHP
11 7 (9.72%) OOP
12 6 (8.33%) Microsoft

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 6 (8.33%) Confluence
2 3 (4.17%) IBM Domino
3 2 (2.78%) Apache Spark
3 2 (2.78%) CICS
3 2 (2.78%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (2.78%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.39%) SugarCRM
4 1 (1.39%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.39%) Tornado
Applications
1 3 (4.17%) Adobe XD
1 3 (4.17%) InVision
1 3 (4.17%) Sketch
2 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.39%) Chatbot
3 1 (1.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (6.94%) Magento
2 4 (5.56%) NetSuite
3 2 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.39%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.11%) Azure
1 8 (11.11%) SaaS
2 6 (8.33%) AWS
3 3 (4.17%) Dynamics 365
3 3 (4.17%) GCP
3 3 (4.17%) Google Docs
4 2 (2.78%) OpenShift
5 1 (1.39%) Oracle CX
5 1 (1.39%) PaaS
5 1 (1.39%) Serverless
5 1 (1.39%) WeChat
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.78%) SMS
2 1 (1.39%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.72%) MySQL
2 5 (6.94%) DB2
2 5 (6.94%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (4.17%) Blockchain
5 2 (2.78%) Big Data
5 2 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.78%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.78%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.78%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (9.72%) JIRA
2 3 (4.17%) Balsamiq
3 2 (2.78%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.78%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.39%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.39%) Maven
4 1 (1.39%) Selenium
4 1 (1.39%) SpecFlow
General
1 11 (15.28%) Finance
2 7 (9.72%) Banking
3 5 (6.94%) Games
3 5 (6.94%) Telecoms
4 4 (5.56%) Marketing
5 3 (4.17%) Manufacturing
5 3 (4.17%) Retail Finance
6 2 (2.78%) Automotive
7 1 (1.39%) French Language
7 1 (1.39%) German Language
7 1 (1.39%) Law
7 1 (1.39%) Public Sector
7 1 (1.39%) Publishing
7 1 (1.39%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 16 (22.22%) Developer
2 12 (16.67%) Analyst
3 10 (13.89%) Project Manager
4 6 (8.33%) Digital Product Manager
4 6 (8.33%) Full Stack Developer
4 6 (8.33%) Junior
4 6 (8.33%) Junior Analyst
4 6 (8.33%) PHP Developer
4 6 (8.33%) Product Manager
5 5 (6.94%) Analyst Programmer
5 5 (6.94%) Architect
5 5 (6.94%) COBOL Analyst
5 5 (6.94%) COBOL Analyst Programmer
5 5 (6.94%) COBOL Programmer
5 5 (6.94%) Java Analyst Programmer
5 5 (6.94%) Java Programmer
5 5 (6.94%) Programmer
5 5 (6.94%) Supply Chain Analyst
5 5 (6.94%) Supply Chain Analyst Programmer
6 4 (5.56%) Junior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.50%) CSS
1 9 (12.50%) HTML
2 5 (6.94%) .NET
2 5 (6.94%) REST
3 4 (5.56%) React
3 4 (5.56%) SOAP
3 4 (5.56%) WCF
4 3 (4.17%) Node.js
5 2 (2.78%) AngularJS
5 2 (2.78%) Elastic Stack
5 2 (2.78%) JSON
5 2 (2.78%) Managed Extensibility Framework
5 2 (2.78%) Reactive Extensions
5 2 (2.78%) RESTful
5 2 (2.78%) Spring
5 2 (2.78%) Spring Boot
5 2 (2.78%) Web Services
5 2 (2.78%) WPF
5 2 (2.78%) XML
6 1 (1.39%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.06%) Mobile App
2 11 (15.28%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (8.33%) iPad
3 6 (8.33%) Robotics
4 5 (6.94%) User Experience
5 4 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (5.56%) Mainframe
6 3 (4.17%) Replication
6 3 (4.17%) Virtual Team
7 2 (2.78%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (1.39%) Blog
8 1 (1.39%) Driving Licence
8 1 (1.39%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (1.39%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.94%) Linux
1 5 (6.94%) Windows
2 1 (1.39%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (51.39%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (27.78%) Scrum
3 19 (26.39%) E-Commerce
4 14 (19.44%) DevOps
5 12 (16.67%) Project Management
5 12 (16.67%) User Stories
6 10 (13.89%) Test Automation
7 8 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (11.11%) Product Roadmap
7 8 (11.11%) TDD
8 7 (9.72%) Collaborative Working
8 7 (9.72%) OOP
8 7 (9.72%) Unit Testing
9 6 (8.33%) Continuous Deployment
9 6 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (8.33%) Migration
9 6 (8.33%) MVC
9 6 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (8.33%) Waterfall
10 5 (6.94%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (18.06%) Java
2 11 (15.28%) JavaScript
3 10 (13.89%) SQL
4 7 (9.72%) PHP
5 5 (6.94%) COBOL
5 5 (6.94%) Python
6 4 (5.56%) C#
7 3 (4.17%) C
7 3 (4.17%) Formula Language
7 3 (4.17%) LotusScript
8 2 (2.78%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.78%) R
8 2 (2.78%) Scala
9 1 (1.39%) C++
9 1 (1.39%) Java 8
9 1 (1.39%) Java 9
9 1 (1.39%) sed
Qualifications
1 11 (15.28%) Degree
2 3 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (4.17%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.78%) MBA
3 2 (2.78%) MCITP
3 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.39%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.39%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.39%) ISEB
4 1 (1.39%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.56%) QA
2 1 (1.39%) GDPR
2 1 (1.39%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (2.78%) Docker
2 1 (1.39%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.39%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.78%) Kibana
1 2 (2.78%) Kubernetes
1 2 (2.78%) logstash
2 1 (1.39%) Ansible
2 1 (1.39%) HP ALM
2 1 (1.39%) Puppet
2 1 (1.39%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (11.11%) Oracle
2 6 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.94%) Elastic Path
4 4 (5.56%) Adobe
4 4 (5.56%) Capita
4 4 (5.56%) hybris
5 3 (4.17%) Automation Anywhere
5 3 (4.17%) Blue Prism
5 3 (4.17%) Google
5 3 (4.17%) JDA
5 3 (4.17%) Lotus
6 2 (2.78%) CheckPoint
6 2 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (2.78%) SAP
7 1 (1.39%) ClickSoftware Technologies
7 1 (1.39%) HP
7 1 (1.39%) Plumtree
7 1 (1.39%) VMware