Period
to 27 May 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 27 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
Central London > City of London
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 79 36 37
Rank change year-on-year -43 +1 -7
Permanent jobs citing Retail 409 611 793
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 3.85% 5.96% 5.87%
As % of the General category 6.60% 10.64% 9.72%
Number of salaries quoted 351 561 690
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% - +4.55%
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £39,650
90th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £92,625
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.70% - +3.60%

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 6,194 5,742 8,157
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 58.38% 56.03% 60.35%
Number of salaries quoted 5,508 5,165 7,394
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
90th Percentile £95,650 £96,250 £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 27 May 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 27 May 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 +11 10 £55,000 +4.76% 2
Moorgate - 2 £35,750 -
Retail
Central London

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 184 (44.99%) Agile Software Development
2 144 (35.21%) E-Commerce
3 128 (31.30%) Finance
4 86 (21.03%) Microsoft
5 76 (18.58%) SQL
6 66 (16.14%) Scrum
7 58 (14.18%) DevOps
8 55 (13.45%) Microservices
9 54 (13.20%) Microsoft Azure
9 54 (13.20%) Amazon AWS
10 53 (12.96%) JavaScript
11 51 (12.47%) Java
11 51 (12.47%) Python
12 49 (11.98%) C#
12 49 (11.98%) Business Analysis
13 47 (11.49%) Linux
14 44 (10.76%) Docker
15 43 (10.51%) .NET
16 41 (10.02%) Project Management
17 39 (9.54%) CSS
18 38 (9.29%) Stakeholder Management
19 37 (9.05%) Configuration Management
19 37 (9.05%) Jenkins
20 36 (8.80%) Web Development
21 34 (8.31%) AngularJS
21 34 (8.31%) Ansible
22 33 (8.07%) Problem-Solving
23 32 (7.82%) Opscode Chef
23 32 (7.82%) DNS
23 32 (7.82%) SQL Server

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 25 (6.11%) Elasticsearch
2 15 (3.67%) CMS
3 9 (2.20%) nginx
4 8 (1.96%) Apache
4 8 (1.96%) Apache Spark
5 7 (1.71%) Confluence
5 7 (1.71%) WebSphere
6 4 (0.98%) OpenStack
6 4 (0.98%) SAS
7 2 (0.49%) Apache Pig
7 2 (0.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.24%) JBoss
8 1 (0.24%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.24%) WildFly
Applications
1 16 (3.91%) Microsoft Excel
2 14 (3.42%) Microsoft Office
3 11 (2.69%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.22%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.49%) SPSS
6 1 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 17 (4.16%) Dynamics NAV
2 9 (2.20%) Dynamics AX
2 9 (2.20%) NetSuite
2 9 (2.20%) Payment Gateway
3 4 (0.98%) Sonata
4 2 (0.49%) Distributed Ledger
4 2 (0.49%) Elite 3E
4 2 (0.49%) Magento
4 2 (0.49%) SAP CAR
4 2 (0.49%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
4 2 (0.49%) SAP POS DM
4 2 (0.49%) SAP Retail
5 1 (0.24%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.24%) SAP Hybris
5 1 (0.24%) SAP S/4HANA
5 1 (0.24%) Social Studio
Cloud Services
1 54 (13.20%) Amazon AWS
1 54 (13.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 30 (7.33%) AWS CloudFormation
3 26 (6.36%) Google Cloud Platform
4 19 (4.65%) SaaS
5 15 (3.67%) PaaS
6 10 (2.44%) IaaS
7 8 (1.96%) Office 365
8 7 (1.71%) Dynamics 365
8 7 (1.71%) GitHub
9 6 (1.47%) Amazon EC2
9 6 (1.47%) Datadog
10 5 (1.22%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 4 (0.98%) OpenShift
12 3 (0.73%) Azure Active Directory
12 3 (0.73%) CloudFront
12 3 (0.73%) Google Analytics
13 2 (0.49%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 2 (0.49%) Boomi
13 2 (0.49%) Stackdriver
Communications & Networking
1 32 (7.82%) DNS
2 29 (7.09%) TCP/IP
3 13 (3.18%) Firewall
4 9 (2.20%) HTTP
5 6 (1.47%) LAN
6 5 (1.22%) VoIP
6 5 (1.22%) VPN
7 4 (0.98%) DHCP
7 4 (0.98%) SMTP
7 4 (0.98%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (0.49%) SSL
8 2 (0.49%) WAN
8 2 (0.49%) Wireless
9 1 (0.24%) Internet
9 1 (0.24%) Intranet
9 1 (0.24%) IP Telephony
9 1 (0.24%) iSCSI
9 1 (0.24%) MPLS
9 1 (0.24%) Unified Communications
9 1 (0.24%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (7.82%) SQL Server
2 26 (6.36%) MySQL
3 25 (6.11%) MongoDB
4 13 (3.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (2.69%) Big Data
5 11 (2.69%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (2.20%) Redis
8 7 (1.71%) Hadoop
8 7 (1.71%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (1.71%) SQL Server 2016
8 7 (1.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (1.47%) Apache Cassandra
9 6 (1.47%) NoSQL
9 6 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (1.22%) Data Lake
10 5 (1.22%) Data Mining
10 5 (1.22%) QlikView
10 5 (1.22%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (0.98%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 37 (9.05%) Jenkins
2 18 (4.40%) JIRA
3 17 (4.16%) Git (software)
4 8 (1.96%) TeamCity
5 7 (1.71%) Cucumber
6 6 (1.47%) Octopus Deploy
6 6 (1.47%) Selenium
6 6 (1.47%) SpecFlow
7 5 (1.22%) Visual Studio Team System
8 4 (0.98%) Artifactory
8 4 (0.98%) GoCD
8 4 (0.98%) Sonatype Nexus
8 4 (0.98%) Visual Studio
8 4 (0.98%) WebDriver
9 3 (0.73%) Grunt
10 2 (0.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (0.49%) gulp
10 2 (0.49%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (0.49%) webpack
11 1 (0.24%) Maven
General
1 128 (31.30%) Finance
2 30 (7.33%) Banking
3 29 (7.09%) Marketing
4 25 (6.11%) Law
5 24 (5.87%) Advertising
6 20 (4.89%) Legal
7 15 (3.67%) Telecoms
8 12 (2.93%) Games
9 6 (1.47%) Back Office
9 6 (1.47%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.73%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.73%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.73%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.49%) Front Office
11 2 (0.49%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.24%) Cantonese Language
12 1 (0.24%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.24%) Local Government
12 1 (0.24%) Mandarin Language
12 1 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 93 (22.74%) Developer
2 87 (21.27%) Analyst
3 50 (12.22%) Architect
4 49 (11.98%) Business Analyst
5 27 (6.60%) Project Manager
6 26 (6.36%) C# Developer
7 24 (5.87%) E-Commerce Developer
8 23 (5.62%) Java Developer
9 18 (4.40%) Cloud Engineer
10 15 (3.67%) AWS DevOps
10 15 (3.67%) Digital Architect
11 14 (3.42%) .NET Developer
11 14 (3.42%) AWS Engineer
11 14 (3.42%) C# Developer - E-Commerce
12 13 (3.18%) Product Manager
13 12 (2.93%) .NET Architect
13 12 (2.93%) Data Analyst
13 12 (2.93%) E-Commerce Manager
13 12 (2.93%) Solutions Architect
13 12 (2.93%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (10.51%) .NET
2 39 (9.54%) CSS
3 34 (8.31%) AngularJS
4 31 (7.58%) HTML
5 28 (6.85%) RESTful
6 26 (6.36%) ASP.NET
7 21 (5.13%) Node.js
7 21 (5.13%) Spring
8 20 (4.89%) React
9 17 (4.16%) REST
10 16 (3.91%) Web Services
11 13 (3.18%) HTML5
12 11 (2.69%) CSS3
12 11 (2.69%) Spring Boot
13 9 (2.20%) LEMP Stack
14 8 (1.96%) Angular 2
14 8 (1.96%) LAMP
14 8 (1.96%) RabbitMQ
15 7 (1.71%) jQuery
15 7 (1.71%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 30 (7.33%) Greenfield Project
2 29 (7.09%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (4.89%) Fintech
4 18 (4.40%) Computer Science
4 18 (4.40%) User Experience
5 14 (3.42%) Enterprise Software
6 13 (3.18%) Self-Motivation
7 11 (2.69%) iPad
8 9 (2.20%) Mobile App
9 8 (1.96%) Management Information System
9 8 (1.96%) Reinsurance
10 7 (1.71%) Algorithms
10 7 (1.71%) FMCG
11 6 (1.47%) Digital Media
11 6 (1.47%) Public Cloud
12 5 (1.22%) Handset
12 5 (1.22%) Replication
12 5 (1.22%) Social Media
13 3 (0.73%) Clustering
13 3 (0.73%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 47 (11.49%) Linux
2 27 (6.60%) Windows
3 9 (2.20%) Unix
4 7 (1.71%) Windows Server
5 6 (1.47%) Windows 7
6 5 (1.22%) Windows 10
6 5 (1.22%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (0.73%) Android
7 3 (0.73%) CentOS
7 3 (0.73%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.49%) VyOS
9 1 (0.24%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.24%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.24%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 184 (44.99%) Agile Software Development
2 144 (35.21%) E-Commerce
3 66 (16.14%) Scrum
4 58 (14.18%) DevOps
5 55 (13.45%) Microservices
6 49 (11.98%) Business Analysis
7 41 (10.02%) Project Management
8 38 (9.29%) Stakeholder Management
9 37 (9.05%) Configuration Management
10 36 (8.80%) Web Development
11 33 (8.07%) Problem-Solving
12 31 (7.58%) SDLC
12 31 (7.58%) TDD
13 29 (7.09%) ERP
14 28 (6.85%) User Stories
15 27 (6.60%) Business Intelligence
16 23 (5.62%) SOA
16 23 (5.62%) Software Engineering
17 22 (5.38%) Enterprise Architecture
18 21 (5.13%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 76 (18.58%) SQL
2 53 (12.96%) JavaScript
3 51 (12.47%) Java
3 51 (12.47%) Python
4 49 (11.98%) C#
5 27 (6.60%) Ruby
6 16 (3.91%) C
7 14 (3.42%) PHP
8 13 (3.18%) Java 8
9 12 (2.93%) PowerShell
10 11 (2.69%) TypeScript
11 10 (2.44%) C++
12 8 (1.96%) T-SQL
13 6 (1.47%) R
14 4 (0.98%) Go
14 4 (0.98%) Perl
14 4 (0.98%) Scala
14 4 (0.98%) VBScript
15 3 (0.73%) PL/SQL
16 2 (0.49%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 26 (6.36%) Degree
2 9 (2.20%) ITIL Certification
3 8 (1.96%) Computer Science Degree
4 7 (1.71%) PMP
5 6 (1.47%) ISEB
5 6 (1.47%) TOGAF Certification
6 5 (1.22%) A+ Certification
6 5 (1.22%) CISSP
7 4 (0.98%) CBAP
7 4 (0.98%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (0.73%) ACCA
8 3 (0.73%) IIBA
8 3 (0.73%) Master's Degree
8 3 (0.73%) Numerate Degree
8 3 (0.73%) PhD
9 2 (0.49%) CCNA
9 2 (0.49%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.49%) CREST Certified
9 2 (0.49%) OSCP
10 1 (0.24%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (6.11%) QA
2 24 (5.87%) GCP
3 12 (2.93%) PMO
4 10 (2.44%) GDPR
5 8 (1.96%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.24%) COBIT
6 1 (0.24%) SLA
6 1 (0.24%) WCAG
System Software
1 44 (10.76%) Docker
2 13 (3.18%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.22%) XenApp
4 2 (0.49%) iptables
5 1 (0.24%) HDFS
5 1 (0.24%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 34 (8.31%) Ansible
2 32 (7.82%) Opscode Chef
3 31 (7.58%) Kubernetes
3 31 (7.58%) Terraform
4 7 (1.71%) Puppet
5 6 (1.47%) Consul
6 4 (0.98%) Salt
6 4 (0.98%) WSUS
7 3 (0.73%) Failover Clustering
7 3 (0.73%) SCCM
8 2 (0.49%) logstash
9 1 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.24%) Nagios
Vendors
1 86 (21.03%) Microsoft
2 24 (5.87%) Oracle
3 17 (4.16%) SAP
4 12 (2.93%) Google
5 11 (2.69%) hybris
6 8 (1.96%) Sybase
7 7 (1.71%) Cisco
7 7 (1.71%) IBM
8 6 (1.47%) Epicor
8 6 (1.47%) Infor
8 6 (1.47%) New Relic
8 6 (1.47%) Sage
8 6 (1.47%) Zend
9 5 (1.22%) Adobe
9 5 (1.22%) ATG
9 5 (1.22%) Citrix
9 5 (1.22%) Demandware
9 5 (1.22%) IBM Sterling
9 5 (1.22%) Sitecore
9 5 (1.22%) VMware