Period
to 19 August 2018

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 19 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
Central London > City of London
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 91 46 30
Rank change year-on-year -45 -16 -4
Permanent jobs citing Retail 393 526 845
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 3.59% 5.15% 6.56%
As % of the General category 6.43% 9.28% 10.74%
Number of salaries quoted 340 487 751
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.00% +13.64%
10th Percentile £30,350 £37,500 £38,750
90th Percentile £86,250 £88,000 £93,750
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year - -4.00% +10.62%

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 6,111 5,670 7,867
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 55.90% 55.54% 61.11%
Number of salaries quoted 5,422 5,059 7,202
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £97,500 £90,000
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +2.68%

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 19 August 2018.

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 19 August 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
London Bridge - 1 £55,000 -
Retail
Central London

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 City of London region with a requirement for Retail.

1 163 (41.48%) Agile Software Development
2 125 (31.81%) Finance
3 102 (25.95%) E-Commerce
4 74 (18.83%) Microsoft
5 69 (17.56%) SQL
6 68 (17.30%) Business Analysis
7 60 (15.27%) Project Management
8 56 (14.25%) Scrum
9 48 (12.21%) Stakeholder Management
10 46 (11.70%) Amazon AWS
11 43 (10.94%) DevOps
12 41 (10.43%) Microsoft Azure
13 40 (10.18%) Microservices
13 40 (10.18%) Problem-Solving
13 40 (10.18%) Python
14 39 (9.92%) Marketing
15 38 (9.67%) .NET
15 38 (9.67%) SQL Server
15 38 (9.67%) Analytical Skills
16 37 (9.41%) Advertising
17 36 (9.16%) Java
18 34 (8.65%) JavaScript
18 34 (8.65%) Degree
19 33 (8.40%) C#
19 33 (8.40%) Docker
20 30 (7.63%) Linux
21 29 (7.38%) Banking
22 28 (7.12%) TDD
22 28 (7.12%) ERP
22 28 (7.12%) Business Intelligence

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 14 (3.56%) Elasticsearch
2 11 (2.80%) CMS
3 10 (2.54%) Apache Spark
4 9 (2.29%) SAS
5 8 (2.04%) Confluence
5 8 (2.04%) WebSphere
6 5 (1.27%) Apache
7 4 (1.02%) Tomcat
8 3 (0.76%) Kentico
8 3 (0.76%) nginx
8 3 (0.76%) WordPress
9 2 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.51%) Mendix
9 2 (0.51%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.51%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.25%) Commerce Server
10 1 (0.25%) JBoss
10 1 (0.25%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.25%) WildFly
Applications
1 25 (6.36%) MS Visio
2 22 (5.60%) Microsoft Excel
3 17 (4.33%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (1.27%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 23 (5.85%) Dynamics NAV
2 16 (4.07%) Dynamics AX
3 8 (2.04%) NetSuite
4 6 (1.53%) Magento
5 5 (1.27%) SAP CAR
5 5 (1.27%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
5 5 (1.27%) SAP POS DM
5 5 (1.27%) SAP Retail
6 3 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (0.51%) Distributed Ledger
7 2 (0.51%) Payment Gateway
7 2 (0.51%) SAP HCM
8 1 (0.25%) Eloqua
8 1 (0.25%) Infor M3
8 1 (0.25%) Oracle EBS R12
8 1 (0.25%) Oracle General Ledger
8 1 (0.25%) Oracle Retail
8 1 (0.25%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.25%) SAP Hybris
8 1 (0.25%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 46 (11.70%) Amazon AWS
2 41 (10.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (6.11%) Google Cloud Platform
4 15 (3.82%) AWS CloudFormation
5 10 (2.54%) SaaS
6 9 (2.29%) PaaS
7 6 (1.53%) Office 365
8 5 (1.27%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 5 (1.27%) Dynamics 365
8 5 (1.27%) IaaS
9 4 (1.02%) Datadog
9 4 (1.02%) Google Analytics
10 3 (0.76%) CloudFront
10 3 (0.76%) GitHub
10 3 (0.76%) SuccessFactors
11 2 (0.51%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 2 (0.51%) AWS CodePipeline
11 2 (0.51%) Cloudflare
11 2 (0.51%) OpenShift
11 2 (0.51%) Stackdriver
Communications & Networking
1 24 (6.11%) DNS
2 18 (4.58%) TCP/IP
3 14 (3.56%) Firewall
4 5 (1.27%) DHCP
4 5 (1.27%) Internet
5 4 (1.02%) HTTP
6 3 (0.76%) BIG-IP
6 3 (0.76%) HbbTV
6 3 (0.76%) LAN
6 3 (0.76%) VLAN
7 2 (0.51%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (0.51%) SMTP
7 2 (0.51%) SSL
7 2 (0.51%) VPN
7 2 (0.51%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (0.51%) Wireless
8 1 (0.25%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.25%) Intranet
8 1 (0.25%) IP Telephony
8 1 (0.25%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (9.67%) SQL Server
2 21 (5.34%) Data Warehouse
3 19 (4.83%) MySQL
3 19 (4.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 18 (4.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (3.82%) Power BI
6 14 (3.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 12 (3.05%) MongoDB
8 11 (2.80%) NoSQL
9 10 (2.54%) Redis
10 9 (2.29%) Big Data
10 9 (2.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 8 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
12 7 (1.78%) Hadoop
12 7 (1.78%) SAS EBI
13 6 (1.53%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 6 (1.53%) BusinessObjects
13 6 (1.53%) Relational Database
14 5 (1.27%) Apache Cassandra
15 4 (1.02%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 28 (7.12%) Jenkins
2 18 (4.58%) JIRA
3 17 (4.33%) Git (software)
4 9 (2.29%) Selenium
4 9 (2.29%) TeamCity
5 7 (1.78%) Cucumber
5 7 (1.78%) SpecFlow
6 6 (1.53%) Octopus Deploy
7 5 (1.27%) Visual Studio
8 4 (1.02%) Visual Studio Team System
8 4 (1.02%) WebDriver
9 3 (0.76%) Subversion
10 2 (0.51%) Artifactory
10 2 (0.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (0.51%) GoCD
10 2 (0.51%) Grunt
10 2 (0.51%) gulp
10 2 (0.51%) Sonatype Nexus
10 2 (0.51%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (0.51%) webpack
General
1 125 (31.81%) Finance
2 39 (9.92%) Marketing
3 37 (9.41%) Advertising
4 29 (7.38%) Banking
5 25 (6.36%) Law
6 18 (4.58%) Telecoms
7 11 (2.80%) Games
8 10 (2.54%) Legal
9 7 (1.78%) Front Office
10 6 (1.53%) Back Office
11 5 (1.27%) French Language
11 5 (1.27%) Manufacturing
12 4 (1.02%) Multimedia
12 4 (1.02%) Publishing
12 4 (1.02%) Retail Banking
13 3 (0.76%) General Ledger
13 3 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.51%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.51%) Investment Banking
14 2 (0.51%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 94 (23.92%) Analyst
2 67 (17.05%) Developer
3 53 (13.49%) Business Analyst
4 35 (8.91%) Project Manager
5 33 (8.40%) Architect
6 28 (7.12%) Consultant
7 14 (3.56%) Recruitment Consultant
7 14 (3.56%) Retail Business Analyst
8 13 (3.31%) Support Analyst
9 12 (3.05%) .NET Developer
9 12 (3.05%) Insurance Business Analyst
9 12 (3.05%) Senior Developer
10 11 (2.80%) C# Developer
11 10 (2.54%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 10 (2.54%) Business Systems Analyst
11 10 (2.54%) E-Commerce Manager
11 10 (2.54%) Java Developer
11 10 (2.54%) Senior Manager
11 10 (2.54%) Systems Analyst
11 10 (2.54%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (9.67%) .NET
2 27 (6.87%) HTML
3 24 (6.11%) CSS
4 20 (5.09%) AngularJS
5 16 (4.07%) RESTful
6 15 (3.82%) React
6 15 (3.82%) Web Services
7 11 (2.80%) ASP.NET
7 11 (2.80%) Node.js
8 9 (2.29%) HTML5
8 9 (2.29%) JSON
8 9 (2.29%) REST
8 9 (2.29%) XML
9 8 (2.04%) ASP.NET Web API
9 8 (2.04%) jQuery
9 8 (2.04%) RabbitMQ
9 8 (2.04%) Spring
10 7 (1.78%) J2EE
11 6 (1.53%) JSP
12 5 (1.27%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 38 (9.67%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (5.09%) Greenfield Project
3 19 (4.83%) Reinsurance
4 18 (4.58%) Fintech
5 14 (3.56%) Management Information System
6 13 (3.31%) Computer Science
7 10 (2.54%) Social Media
8 9 (2.29%) Algorithms
8 9 (2.29%) User Experience
9 8 (2.04%) Equities
10 6 (1.53%) Data Structures
10 6 (1.53%) FMCG
10 6 (1.53%) Mobile App
11 5 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (1.27%) Handset
12 4 (1.02%) Derivative
12 4 (1.02%) Life Science
12 4 (1.02%) Public Cloud
13 3 (0.76%) Over-the-Top Content
13 3 (0.76%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 30 (7.63%) Linux
2 19 (4.83%) Windows
3 10 (2.54%) Android
4 8 (2.04%) Windows 10
4 8 (2.04%) Windows 7
5 5 (1.27%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.02%) Unix
6 4 (1.02%) Windows Server
7 3 (0.76%) CoreOS
7 3 (0.76%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.51%) VyOS
8 2 (0.51%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.25%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (41.48%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (25.95%) E-Commerce
3 68 (17.30%) Business Analysis
4 60 (15.27%) Project Management
5 56 (14.25%) Scrum
6 48 (12.21%) Stakeholder Management
7 43 (10.94%) DevOps
8 40 (10.18%) Microservices
8 40 (10.18%) Problem-Solving
9 28 (7.12%) Business Intelligence
9 28 (7.12%) ERP
9 28 (7.12%) Mentoring
9 28 (7.12%) TDD
10 26 (6.62%) Analytics
11 24 (6.11%) PRINCE2
12 23 (5.85%) Configuration Management
13 22 (5.60%) SDLC
14 21 (5.34%) ETL
14 21 (5.34%) Machine Learning
15 20 (5.09%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 69 (17.56%) SQL
2 40 (10.18%) Python
3 36 (9.16%) Java
4 34 (8.65%) JavaScript
5 33 (8.40%) C#
6 20 (5.09%) Ruby
7 19 (4.83%) C
8 14 (3.56%) T-SQL
9 12 (3.05%) Java 8
10 8 (2.04%) TypeScript
11 7 (1.78%) PHP
12 6 (1.53%) R
12 6 (1.53%) Scala
13 4 (1.02%) Bash Shell
13 4 (1.02%) C++
13 4 (1.02%) Shell Script
13 4 (1.02%) VBScript
14 2 (0.51%) ABAP
14 2 (0.51%) Objective-C
14 2 (0.51%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 34 (8.65%) Degree
2 8 (2.04%) A+ Certification
3 6 (1.53%) ACCA
3 6 (1.53%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (1.53%) PMP
4 5 (1.27%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (1.27%) CISSP
5 4 (1.02%) CCNA
5 4 (1.02%) ISEB
5 4 (1.02%) Master's Degree
5 4 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.76%) CBAP
6 3 (0.76%) CIMA
6 3 (0.76%) CREST Certified
6 3 (0.76%) OSCP
6 3 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (0.76%) TOGAF Certification
7 2 (0.51%) CISA
7 2 (0.51%) IIBA
7 2 (0.51%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (5.09%) QA
2 16 (4.07%) GCP
3 15 (3.82%) PMO
4 6 (1.53%) GDPR
5 4 (1.02%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.76%) COBIT
6 3 (0.76%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.25%) SEPA
8 1 (0.25%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (8.40%) Docker
2 5 (1.27%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.27%) iptables
3 3 (0.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.76%) XenApp
4 2 (0.51%) HDFS
4 2 (0.51%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 22 (5.60%) Kubernetes
1 22 (5.60%) Opscode Chef
2 21 (5.34%) Ansible
3 19 (4.83%) Terraform
4 3 (0.76%) Consul
4 3 (0.76%) HAProxy
4 3 (0.76%) Salt
5 2 (0.51%) logstash
5 2 (0.51%) Puppet
5 2 (0.51%) SCCM
5 2 (0.51%) SCOM
5 2 (0.51%) SCSM
5 2 (0.51%) WSUS
6 1 (0.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 74 (18.83%) Microsoft
2 24 (6.11%) Oracle
3 20 (5.09%) SAP
4 15 (3.82%) Google
5 10 (2.54%) Tableau
6 8 (2.04%) hybris
7 7 (1.78%) Cisco
8 6 (1.53%) Adobe
9 5 (1.27%) Epicor
9 5 (1.27%) IBM
9 5 (1.27%) Infor
9 5 (1.27%) Sage
9 5 (1.27%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (1.27%) VMware
10 4 (1.02%) IFS
10 4 (1.02%) New Relic
10 4 (1.02%) Sybase
11 3 (0.76%) BT
11 3 (0.76%) Citrix
11 3 (0.76%) F5