Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 83 38
Rank change year-on-year +34 -45 -7
Permanent jobs citing Retail 330 281 597
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 5.19% 3.24% 5.44%
As % of the General category 14.13% 8.36% 13.57%
Number of salaries quoted 264 254 474
Berkshire median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% - -4.35%
10th Percentile £31,100 £32,500 £35,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £75,000 £76,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £49,250
% change year-on-year -10.00% +1.52% +3.68%

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 2336 3362 4398
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 36.74% 38.77% 40.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1609 2311 3145
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £28,950 £30,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 21 November 2017.

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 21 November 2017. 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 +64 108 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Newbury +1 29 £39,130 +0.98% 1
Maidenhead +15 22 £47,500 -20.83% 1
Slough -25 18 £37,500 -31.82%
Bracknell -3 16 £57,500 +27.78% 4
Hungerford +7 7 £33,000 -8.97%
Wokingham -3 3 £35,500 -5.33%
Retail
South East

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing Retail also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Retail.

1 109 (33.03%) Finance
2 92 (27.88%) Telecoms
3 61 (18.48%) Project Management
4 59 (17.88%) Agile Software Development
5 57 (17.27%) SQL
5 57 (17.27%) Marketing
6 56 (16.97%) Java
6 56 (16.97%) E-Commerce
7 50 (15.15%) Microsoft
8 41 (12.42%) Analytical Skills
9 40 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
10 38 (11.52%) Git (software)
11 35 (10.61%) Python
12 34 (10.30%) HTML
12 34 (10.30%) Degree
12 34 (10.30%) Amazon AWS
13 32 (9.70%) Scrum
14 31 (9.39%) CSS
14 31 (9.39%) EPoS
15 30 (9.09%) Banking
16 27 (8.18%) Business Intelligence
16 27 (8.18%) Computer Science
17 26 (7.88%) Continuous Integration
17 26 (7.88%) Analytics
18 25 (7.58%) JavaScript
18 25 (7.58%) SQL Server
18 25 (7.58%) Microsoft Office
18 25 (7.58%) BDD
19 24 (7.27%) Jenkins
19 24 (7.27%) Business Analysis

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 21 (6.36%) SAS
2 8 (2.42%) Apache
3 3 (0.91%) JBoss
3 3 (0.91%) Skype for Business
3 3 (0.91%) WildFly
4 2 (0.61%) Confluence
4 2 (0.61%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.30%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.30%) CMS
5 1 (0.30%) GeoServer
5 1 (0.30%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 25 (7.58%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (4.24%) Microsoft Excel
3 13 (3.94%) Microsoft Project
3 13 (3.94%) MS Visio
4 9 (2.73%) Spreadsheet
5 8 (2.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (0.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.30%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.30%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 13 (3.94%) BusinessWare
2 8 (2.42%) Dynamics NAV
3 6 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (1.21%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 2 (0.61%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (0.61%) Oracle Retail
6 1 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.30%) JDE OneWorld
6 1 (0.30%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.30%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 34 (10.30%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (6.36%) SaaS
4 5 (1.52%) Dynamics 365
5 4 (1.21%) Force.com
5 4 (1.21%) Office 365
5 4 (1.21%) PaaS
6 3 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.91%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (0.91%) IaaS
6 3 (0.91%) Tricentis Tosca
7 2 (0.61%) G Suite
8 1 (0.30%) Azure Data Factory
8 1 (0.30%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.30%) Slack
8 1 (0.30%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.73%) WAN
2 8 (2.42%) DNS
2 8 (2.42%) Firewall
2 8 (2.42%) LAN
3 7 (2.12%) Cisco Nexus
4 6 (1.82%) BGP
4 6 (1.82%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (1.82%) EIGRP
4 6 (1.82%) FTP
4 6 (1.82%) HTTP
4 6 (1.82%) HTTPS
4 6 (1.82%) IGRP
4 6 (1.82%) IPsec
4 6 (1.82%) OSPF
4 6 (1.82%) SMTP
4 6 (1.82%) VLAN
4 6 (1.82%) VXLAN
5 5 (1.52%) RFID
5 5 (1.52%) WLAN
6 4 (1.21%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (7.58%) SQL Server
2 15 (4.55%) Big Data
3 14 (4.24%) MySQL
4 11 (3.33%) Data Mining
4 11 (3.33%) DB2
4 11 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (1.82%) Hadoop
6 5 (1.52%) SAP HANA
7 3 (0.91%) Azure SQL Database
7 3 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (0.91%) Power BI
7 3 (0.91%) RDBMS
7 3 (0.91%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.61%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.61%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (0.61%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.61%) Pentaho
8 2 (0.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 38 (11.52%) Git (software)
2 24 (7.27%) Jenkins
3 20 (6.06%) JIRA
4 10 (3.03%) Maven
5 9 (2.73%) Cucumber
5 9 (2.73%) Eclipse
5 9 (2.73%) Selenium
5 9 (2.73%) Subversion
6 6 (1.82%) Bitbucket
6 6 (1.82%) Gatling
6 6 (1.82%) HP UFT
6 6 (1.82%) IntelliJ
6 6 (1.82%) JMeter
6 6 (1.82%) LoadRunner
6 6 (1.82%) NetBeans
6 6 (1.82%) TestLink
6 6 (1.82%) WebDriver
7 3 (0.91%) Bugzilla
7 3 (0.91%) Protractor
7 3 (0.91%) Zephyr
General
1 109 (33.03%) Finance
2 92 (27.88%) Telecoms
3 57 (17.27%) Marketing
4 30 (9.09%) Banking
5 19 (5.76%) Legal
6 15 (4.55%) Electronics
6 15 (4.55%) Manufacturing
7 11 (3.33%) Games
8 10 (3.03%) Advertising
9 9 (2.73%) Law
10 7 (2.12%) General Ledger
11 2 (0.61%) Back Office
12 1 (0.30%) Automotive
12 1 (0.30%) Billing
12 1 (0.30%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.30%) French Language
12 1 (0.30%) German Language
12 1 (0.30%) Music Industry
12 1 (0.30%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 81 (24.55%) Analyst
2 49 (14.85%) Developer
3 29 (8.79%) Consultant
4 26 (7.88%) Project Manager
5 23 (6.97%) Senior Developer
6 22 (6.67%) Architect
7 20 (6.06%) Support Analyst
8 18 (5.45%) Business Analyst
8 18 (5.45%) Commercial Manager
8 18 (5.45%) Data Analyst
9 17 (5.15%) SQL Analyst
10 15 (4.55%) Java Developer
10 15 (4.55%) SQL Data Analyst
11 14 (4.24%) Performance Manager
11 14 (4.24%) Senior Java Developer
12 12 (3.64%) Senior Analyst
13 11 (3.33%) Junior
13 11 (3.33%) PHP Developer
14 10 (3.03%) EPoS Manager
14 10 (3.03%) EPoS Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (10.30%) HTML
2 31 (9.39%) CSS
3 20 (6.06%) Web Services
4 17 (5.15%) AngularJS
5 15 (4.55%) REST
6 14 (4.24%) .NET
6 14 (4.24%) SOAP
7 12 (3.64%) HTML5
8 11 (3.33%) jQuery
9 9 (2.73%) Node.js
9 9 (2.73%) React
9 9 (2.73%) Spring
10 8 (2.42%) XML
11 7 (2.12%) Django
11 7 (2.12%) JSF
11 7 (2.12%) Struts
11 7 (2.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 6 (1.82%) Celery
12 6 (1.82%) LAMP
12 6 (1.82%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 41 (12.42%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (9.39%) EPoS
3 27 (8.18%) Computer Science
4 24 (7.27%) User Experience
5 16 (4.85%) FMCG
6 14 (4.24%) iPad
7 12 (3.64%) Enterprise Software
8 10 (3.03%) Data Centre
9 9 (2.73%) Algorithms
9 9 (2.73%) Virtual Team
10 8 (2.42%) Data Structures
10 8 (2.42%) Robotics
10 8 (2.42%) Tandem
11 7 (2.12%) Fintech
11 7 (2.12%) Management Information System
11 7 (2.12%) Mobile App
11 7 (2.12%) N-Tier
12 6 (1.82%) Greenfield Project
13 5 (1.52%) Mobile Computing
14 4 (1.21%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 20 (6.06%) Linux
2 13 (3.94%) AIX
3 11 (3.33%) Windows
4 5 (1.52%) Windows Server
5 3 (0.91%) Android
6 1 (0.30%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.30%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.30%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.30%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (18.48%) Project Management
2 59 (17.88%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (16.97%) E-Commerce
4 40 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
5 32 (9.70%) Scrum
6 27 (8.18%) Business Intelligence
7 26 (7.88%) Analytics
7 26 (7.88%) Continuous Integration
8 25 (7.58%) BDD
9 24 (7.27%) Business Analysis
9 24 (7.27%) Change Management
9 24 (7.27%) Line Management
9 24 (7.27%) TDD
10 22 (6.67%) Data Management
11 20 (6.06%) Mentoring
11 20 (6.06%) Migration
11 20 (6.06%) Presales
11 20 (6.06%) Programme Management
12 19 (5.76%) Creative Thinking
12 19 (5.76%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 57 (17.27%) SQL
2 56 (16.97%) Java
3 35 (10.61%) Python
4 25 (7.58%) JavaScript
5 18 (5.45%) C#
6 12 (3.64%) PHP
7 7 (2.12%) R
8 6 (1.82%) C
9 5 (1.52%) Bash Shell
9 5 (1.52%) T-SQL
10 4 (1.21%) Groovy
10 4 (1.21%) XPath
10 4 (1.21%) XQuery
11 2 (0.61%) C++
11 2 (0.61%) Scala
12 1 (0.30%) COBOL
12 1 (0.30%) JCL
12 1 (0.30%) Ruby
12 1 (0.30%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.30%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 34 (10.30%) Degree
2 12 (3.64%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (2.12%) AAT
4 6 (1.82%) CCIE
4 6 (1.82%) CIMA
4 6 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (1.82%) ISTQB
4 6 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (1.21%) Numerate Degree
6 3 (0.91%) ISEB
6 3 (0.91%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (0.91%) Master's Degree
6 3 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (0.91%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 3 (0.91%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
7 2 (0.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.30%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (5.15%) QA
2 13 (3.94%) PMO
3 4 (1.21%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.21%) GDPR
4 3 (0.91%) COBIT
5 2 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.30%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (2.12%) Docker
2 6 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.91%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (1.21%) AirWatch
3 3 (0.91%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (0.91%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (0.61%) SCCM
5 1 (0.30%) Ansible
5 1 (0.30%) Puppet
Vendors
1 50 (15.15%) Microsoft
2 23 (6.97%) SAP
3 13 (3.94%) Ab Initio
3 13 (3.94%) IBM
3 13 (3.94%) Vitria
3 13 (3.94%) webMethods
4 10 (3.03%) Oracle
5 9 (2.73%) Cisco
6 8 (2.42%) VMware
7 7 (2.12%) CheckPoint
7 7 (2.12%) Google
7 7 (2.12%) Intel
7 7 (2.12%) Juniper
8 6 (1.82%) F5
8 6 (1.82%) JDA
8 6 (1.82%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (1.52%) Blue Prism
10 4 (1.21%) hybris
10 4 (1.21%) SOTI
11 3 (0.91%) Capita