Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
20 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 90 48 56
Rank change year-on-year -42 +8 -9
Permanent jobs citing Retail 35 284 291
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.22% 5.11% 4.66%
As % of the General category 7.76% 17.01% 14.67%
Number of salaries quoted 30 251 245
Median annual salary £56,250 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -4.55% -4.35%
10th Percentile £44,000 £33,500 £32,200
90th Percentile £71,770 £85,000 £81,500
South East median annual salary £51,250 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.50% - +5.26%

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 451 1,670 1,984
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 28.60% 30.04% 31.76%
Number of salaries quoted 318 1,229 1,478
Median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £35,250 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,300 £82,500 £77,500
South East median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.00% - +11.11%

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 20 October 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 20 October 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 0 24 £60,000 -7.69% 11
Maidenhead +24 7 £55,000 -31.25%
Newbury +24 2 £47,500 +5.56% 3
Slough +13 1 £55,000 -4.76% 1
Retail
South East

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 17 (48.57%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (28.57%) Migration
2 10 (28.57%) SQL
2 10 (28.57%) Degree
3 9 (25.71%) Test Automation
3 9 (25.71%) DevOps
4 8 (22.86%) User Stories
4 8 (22.86%) Continuous Deployment
4 8 (22.86%) Process Improvement
4 8 (22.86%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (22.86%) JDA
4 8 (22.86%) Programme Management
4 8 (22.86%) Risk Management
5 7 (20.00%) Windows
5 7 (20.00%) .NET
5 7 (20.00%) C#
5 7 (20.00%) SOAP
5 7 (20.00%) WCF
5 7 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 7 (20.00%) Line Management
6 6 (17.14%) REST
6 6 (17.14%) Azure
6 6 (17.14%) AWS
6 6 (17.14%) Finance
6 6 (17.14%) TDD
7 5 (14.29%) Scrum
7 5 (14.29%) Games
7 5 (14.29%) BDD
7 5 (14.29%) NoSQL
7 5 (14.29%) WPF

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 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.86%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.86%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Adobe XD
1 3 (8.57%) InVision
1 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (8.57%) Sketch
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.14%) AWS
1 6 (17.14%) Azure
2 2 (5.71%) Dynamics 365
2 2 (5.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.29%) NoSQL
2 2 (5.71%) Qlik Sense
2 2 (5.71%) QlikView
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.86%) Big Data
3 1 (2.86%) MySQL
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Balsamiq
2 2 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.71%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (17.14%) Finance
2 5 (14.29%) Games
3 2 (5.71%) Law
3 2 (5.71%) Marketing
3 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.86%) French Language
4 1 (2.86%) German Language
4 1 (2.86%) Legal
4 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.86%) Public Sector
4 1 (2.86%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 8 (22.86%) Project Manager
1 8 (22.86%) Supply Chain Manager
1 8 (22.86%) Supply Chain Project Manager
2 6 (17.14%) Software Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) Developer
3 5 (14.29%) Lead DevOps
4 3 (8.57%) Consultant
5 2 (5.71%) Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Business Consultant
5 2 (5.71%) CRM Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Designer
5 2 (5.71%) UX Designer
6 1 (2.86%) Information Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Information Security Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Insurance Business Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Oracle Consultant
6 1 (2.86%) Oracle Technical Consultant
6 1 (2.86%) Security Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.00%) .NET
1 7 (20.00%) SOAP
1 7 (20.00%) WCF
2 6 (17.14%) REST
3 5 (14.29%) React
3 5 (14.29%) WPF
4 2 (5.71%) AngularJS
4 2 (5.71%) Managed Extensibility Framework
4 2 (5.71%) Reactive Extensions
4 2 (5.71%) Web Services
4 2 (5.71%) XML
5 1 (2.86%) CSS
5 1 (2.86%) HTML
5 1 (2.86%) J2EE
5 1 (2.86%) JSON
5 1 (2.86%) JSP
5 1 (2.86%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Virtual Team
2 4 (11.43%) Mobile App
3 3 (8.57%) User Experience
4 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.71%) Data Centre
4 2 (5.71%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (5.71%) FMCG
5 1 (2.86%) Blog
5 1 (2.86%) NHS
5 1 (2.86%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.86%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (2.86%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.00%) Windows
2 2 (5.71%) Linux
3 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (48.57%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (28.57%) Migration
3 9 (25.71%) DevOps
3 9 (25.71%) Test Automation
4 8 (22.86%) Continuous Deployment
4 8 (22.86%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (22.86%) Process Improvement
4 8 (22.86%) Programme Management
4 8 (22.86%) Risk Management
4 8 (22.86%) User Stories
5 7 (20.00%) Line Management
5 7 (20.00%) Software Engineering
6 6 (17.14%) TDD
7 5 (14.29%) BDD
7 5 (14.29%) Coaching
7 5 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
7 5 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (14.29%) Mentoring
7 5 (14.29%) Microservices
7 5 (14.29%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (28.57%) SQL
2 7 (20.00%) C#
3 2 (5.71%) Java
4 1 (2.86%) Apple Swift
4 1 (2.86%) Java 8
4 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.86%) Python
4 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (28.57%) Degree
2 3 (8.57%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.71%) MCITP
3 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.86%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (2.86%) PhD
4 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) GDPR
1 2 (5.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (5.71%) QA
2 1 (2.86%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (2.86%) Government Security Classifications
2 1 (2.86%) HMG Security Policy Framework
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 8 (22.86%) JDA
2 3 (8.57%) Adobe
3 2 (5.71%) Capita
3 2 (5.71%) CheckPoint
3 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.71%) Tableau
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle
4 1 (2.86%) Plumtree