Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
Central London > City of London
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 36 28
Rank change year-on-year -29 -8 +21
Permanent jobs citing Retail 427 688 1110
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 4.18% 5.91% 6.53%
As % of the General category 7.21% 9.96% 10.60%
Number of salaries quoted 389 643 815
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% +13.64% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £98,750 £96,250 £83,750
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £61,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year -2.44% +6.96% +4.55%

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 the City of London with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 5924 6906 10472
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 57.94% 59.29% 61.63%
Number of salaries quoted 5342 6303 9054
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +3.84%
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £33,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £95,000 £90,000
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Retail as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Retail in the City of London

Retail
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Retail in the City of London.

Salary trend for Retail in the City of London

Retail
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Retail in the City of London over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Retail in the City of London

Retail
Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the City of London region over the 6 months to 23 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
London Bridge -1 3 - -
Retail
Central London

For the 6 months to 23 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 City of London region with a requirement for Retail.

1 171 (40.05%) Agile Software Development
2 146 (34.19%) Finance
3 84 (19.67%) E-Commerce
4 75 (17.56%) Banking
5 73 (17.10%) SQL
5 73 (17.10%) Business Intelligence
6 71 (16.63%) JavaScript
7 65 (15.22%) Degree
8 62 (14.52%) User Experience
9 61 (14.29%) SQL Server
9 61 (14.29%) Microsoft
10 56 (13.11%) HTML
11 54 (12.65%) CSS
12 46 (10.77%) Scrum
13 44 (10.30%) Java
14 42 (9.84%) React
15 40 (9.37%) OO
15 40 (9.37%) Stakeholder Management
15 40 (9.37%) Business Analysis
16 39 (9.13%) Analytical Skills
17 38 (8.90%) Amazon AWS
18 37 (8.67%) Sass
19 36 (8.43%) Node.js
19 36 (8.43%) Marketing
20 35 (8.20%) Analytics
21 34 (7.96%) Line Management
22 31 (7.26%) Project Management
22 31 (7.26%) B2B
23 30 (7.03%) Legal
23 30 (7.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Retail
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 15 (3.51%) CMS
2 13 (3.04%) Apache Spark
3 8 (1.87%) SAS
4 7 (1.64%) Apache
5 6 (1.41%) Apache Pig
6 5 (1.17%) Confluence
6 5 (1.17%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (0.94%) OpenStack
7 4 (0.94%) Skype for Business
8 2 (0.47%) EPiServer
8 2 (0.47%) nginx
8 2 (0.47%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.47%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (0.47%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.23%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 24 (5.62%) Microsoft Excel
2 23 (5.39%) InVision
3 8 (1.87%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (1.87%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (1.64%) Camtasia
4 7 (1.64%) MS Visio
4 7 (1.64%) SPSS
5 6 (1.41%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.94%) Adobe Captivate
7 1 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 14 (3.28%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (1.41%) Magento
3 5 (1.17%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (1.17%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.70%) HFM
4 3 (0.70%) Hyperion Enterprise
5 2 (0.47%) Eloqua
5 2 (0.47%) Odoo
6 1 (0.23%) FastStats
6 1 (0.23%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.23%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.23%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.23%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 38 (8.90%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (5.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (2.58%) Amazon EC2
3 11 (2.58%) GitHub
4 10 (2.34%) Dynamics 365
5 9 (2.11%) SaaS
6 8 (1.87%) CloudFront
7 7 (1.64%) Akamai
7 7 (1.64%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 7 (1.64%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 7 (1.64%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 7 (1.64%) Route 53
8 5 (1.17%) Office 365
9 4 (0.94%) AWS CloudFormation
9 4 (0.94%) Google Analytics
10 3 (0.70%) Google Play
11 2 (0.47%) AdWords
11 2 (0.47%) Google Cloud Platform
11 2 (0.47%) iTunes
11 2 (0.47%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.41%) HTTP
2 5 (1.17%) DNS
3 4 (0.94%) LAN
3 4 (0.94%) Skype
3 4 (0.94%) WAN
4 3 (0.70%) DHCP
4 3 (0.70%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.47%) Firewall
5 2 (0.47%) MPLS
5 2 (0.47%) RIP
5 2 (0.47%) VPLS
6 1 (0.23%) 802.11
6 1 (0.23%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.23%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (0.23%) EIGRP
6 1 (0.23%) iSCSI
6 1 (0.23%) Network Security
6 1 (0.23%) OSPF
6 1 (0.23%) VRRP
6 1 (0.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 30 (7.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 23 (5.39%) Data Warehouse
4 21 (4.92%) Big Data
5 18 (4.22%) Hadoop
6 15 (3.51%) MySQL
6 15 (3.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (2.58%) MongoDB
8 10 (2.34%) NoSQL
9 8 (1.87%) Apache Hive
9 8 (1.87%) HBase
9 8 (1.87%) Oracle Reports
9 8 (1.87%) Power BI
9 8 (1.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 7 (1.64%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 7 (1.64%) Redis
11 6 (1.41%) Apache Cassandra
11 6 (1.41%) Oracle BI EE
11 6 (1.41%) QlikView
11 6 (1.41%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 23 (5.39%) Axure RP
2 22 (5.15%) Git (software)
3 14 (3.28%) Jenkins
4 11 (2.58%) JIRA
5 9 (2.11%) gulp
6 8 (1.87%) Selenium
7 7 (1.64%) Mocha
8 6 (1.41%) Grunt
8 6 (1.41%) Subversion
8 6 (1.41%) Visual Studio
9 5 (1.17%) Cucumber
9 5 (1.17%) webpack
10 4 (0.94%) Android Studio
10 4 (0.94%) Ant
10 4 (0.94%) Eclipse
11 3 (0.70%) Appium
11 3 (0.70%) Maven
11 3 (0.70%) WebDriver
11 3 (0.70%) Xcode
12 2 (0.47%) Protractor
General
1 146 (34.19%) Finance
2 75 (17.56%) Banking
3 36 (8.43%) Marketing
4 30 (7.03%) Legal
5 24 (5.62%) Law
6 16 (3.75%) Advertising
7 14 (3.28%) Publishing
8 10 (2.34%) Games
9 8 (1.87%) Automotive
9 8 (1.87%) Retail Banking
10 4 (0.94%) Back Office
10 4 (0.94%) French Language
10 4 (0.94%) Telecoms
11 3 (0.70%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.70%) Retail Finance
12 2 (0.47%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.47%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.23%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 87 (20.37%) Analyst
2 72 (16.86%) Developer
3 43 (10.07%) Business Analyst
4 25 (5.85%) Architect
5 24 (5.62%) Development Manager
6 23 (5.39%) Consultant
7 22 (5.15%) Project Manager
8 21 (4.92%) JavaScript Developer
9 20 (4.68%) Lead Developer
10 19 (4.45%) Designer
10 19 (4.45%) Senior Manager
11 18 (4.22%) Data Analyst
12 16 (3.75%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 16 (3.75%) Team Leader
13 15 (3.51%) HTML CSS Developer
13 15 (3.51%) HTML Developer
13 15 (3.51%) Lead Architect
13 15 (3.51%) Senior Designer
14 14 (3.28%) Digital Development Manager
14 14 (3.28%) Senior UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (13.11%) HTML
2 54 (12.65%) CSS
3 42 (9.84%) React
4 37 (8.67%) Sass
5 36 (8.43%) Node.js
6 19 (4.45%) AngularJS
7 16 (3.75%) HTML5
8 15 (3.51%) .NET
9 14 (3.28%) CSS3
10 13 (3.04%) Web Services
11 12 (2.81%) jQuery
12 10 (2.34%) ASP.NET
13 9 (2.11%) KnockoutJS
13 9 (2.11%) REST
14 8 (1.87%) ASP.NET MVC
14 8 (1.87%) ASP.NET Web API
14 8 (1.87%) JSON
14 8 (1.87%) LAMP
15 7 (1.64%) Chai
15 7 (1.64%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 62 (14.52%) User Experience
2 39 (9.13%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (6.09%) Computer Science
4 11 (2.58%) Private Cloud
5 9 (2.11%) Management Information System
5 9 (2.11%) Virtual Team
6 8 (1.87%) Algorithms
6 8 (1.87%) e-Learning
6 8 (1.87%) Mobile App
7 7 (1.64%) Clustering
7 7 (1.64%) Podcast
7 7 (1.64%) Reinsurance
7 7 (1.64%) Replication
7 7 (1.64%) Video Conferencing
8 5 (1.17%) Data Centre
8 5 (1.17%) FMCG
9 4 (0.94%) Data Protection Act
9 4 (0.94%) Data Structures
9 4 (0.94%) iPad
9 4 (0.94%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 22 (5.15%) Linux
2 17 (3.98%) Windows
3 9 (2.11%) Unix
4 6 (1.41%) Android
5 5 (1.17%) Mac OS X
6 3 (0.70%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.70%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.47%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.23%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (40.05%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (19.67%) E-Commerce
3 73 (17.10%) Business Intelligence
4 46 (10.77%) Scrum
5 40 (9.37%) Business Analysis
5 40 (9.37%) OO
5 40 (9.37%) Stakeholder Management
6 35 (8.20%) Analytics
7 34 (7.96%) Line Management
8 31 (7.26%) B2B
8 31 (7.26%) Project Management
9 29 (6.79%) Coaching
9 29 (6.79%) Software Engineering
10 28 (6.56%) B2C
10 28 (6.56%) Business Development
11 27 (6.32%) Continuous Improvement
11 27 (6.32%) Waterfall
12 26 (6.09%) DevOps
13 24 (5.62%) Business Transformation
13 24 (5.62%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 73 (17.10%) SQL
2 71 (16.63%) JavaScript
3 44 (10.30%) Java
4 26 (6.09%) C#
5 25 (5.85%) Python
6 21 (4.92%) PHP
7 14 (3.28%) C++
7 14 (3.28%) T-SQL
8 13 (3.04%) R
9 11 (2.58%) Scala
10 9 (2.11%) C
10 9 (2.11%) Ruby
10 9 (2.11%) TypeScript
11 6 (1.41%) VBA
12 3 (0.70%) ES6
12 3 (0.70%) Objective-C
12 3 (0.70%) Perl
13 2 (0.47%) Apple Swift
13 2 (0.47%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.47%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 65 (15.22%) Degree
2 19 (4.45%) Master's Degree
3 15 (3.51%) ISEB
4 13 (3.04%) Computer Science Degree
5 6 (1.41%) ISTQB
5 6 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (1.41%) PhD
6 5 (1.17%) ACCA
6 5 (1.17%) CHECK Team Leader
6 5 (1.17%) PMI Certification
6 5 (1.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (0.70%) CISM
7 3 (0.70%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (0.70%) MCSE
8 2 (0.47%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.47%) CISSP
8 2 (0.47%) MCSA
8 2 (0.47%) PMP
9 1 (0.23%) CCA
9 1 (0.23%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (5.15%) QA
2 18 (4.22%) GDPR
3 15 (3.51%) PMO
4 9 (2.11%) Data Quality
4 9 (2.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (2.11%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.70%) Cyber Essentials
6 2 (0.47%) SLA
7 1 (0.23%) FATCA
7 1 (0.23%) IAS 39
7 1 (0.23%) IFRS
7 1 (0.23%) IFRS 9
7 1 (0.23%) ISO 22301
7 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.23%) PSD2
System Software
1 7 (1.64%) Docker
2 4 (0.94%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.94%) HDFS
3 3 (0.70%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.47%) Apache Flume
4 2 (0.47%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.23%) LXC
5 1 (0.23%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.23%) VMware NSX
5 1 (0.23%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (2.34%) Ansible
2 9 (2.11%) Puppet
3 8 (1.87%) Terraform
4 7 (1.64%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.47%) Nagios
5 2 (0.47%) Oozie
6 1 (0.23%) Hadoop YARN
6 1 (0.23%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.23%) Packer
6 1 (0.23%) SCCM
6 1 (0.23%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 61 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 27 (6.32%) Oracle
3 15 (3.51%) Google
4 12 (2.81%) Salesforce.com
4 12 (2.81%) Tableau
5 8 (1.87%) Sybase
6 7 (1.64%) Citrix
6 7 (1.64%) iManage
6 7 (1.64%) New Relic
6 7 (1.64%) SAP
6 7 (1.64%) VMware
7 6 (1.41%) Adobe
8 4 (0.94%) hybris
9 3 (0.70%) Alteryx
9 3 (0.70%) Hyperion
9 3 (0.70%) MicroStrategy
10 2 (0.47%) ATG
10 2 (0.47%) Cisco
10 2 (0.47%) HP
10 2 (0.47%) IBM