Period
to 5 December 2019

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 5 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
Central London > City of London
6 months to
5 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 82 90 72
Rank change year-on-year +8 -18 -35
Permanent jobs citing Retail 352 402 413
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 3.54% 3.58% 4.04%
As % of the General category 7.13% 6.91% 6.89%
Number of salaries quoted 308 373 377
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.17% -4.00%
10th Percentile £27,350 £29,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,250 £98,750
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £61,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +5.69% +2.50% -

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 4,936 5,819 5,998
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 49.68% 51.83% 58.61%
Number of salaries quoted 4,222 5,183 5,409
City of London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £100,000 £96,250 £97,500
Central London median annual salary £67,000 £63,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +6.35% +5.00% +2.56%

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 5 December 2019.

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 5 December 2019. 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 18 £60,000 +50.00%
Retail
Central London

For the 6 months to 5 December 2019, 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.

1 106 (30.11%) E-Commerce
2 102 (28.98%) Agile Software Development
3 78 (22.16%) Finance
4 73 (20.74%) AWS
5 59 (16.76%) JavaScript
6 55 (15.63%) Python
7 54 (15.34%) Java
8 50 (14.20%) SQL
8 50 (14.20%) Analytics
9 48 (13.64%) DevOps
10 46 (13.07%) CSS
11 43 (12.22%) HTML
11 43 (12.22%) TDD
12 41 (11.65%) Azure
12 41 (11.65%) Marketing
13 39 (11.08%) Scrum
14 38 (10.80%) Problem-Solving
15 37 (10.51%) User Experience
16 36 (10.23%) Docker
16 36 (10.23%) Software Engineering
17 35 (9.94%) Degree
18 34 (9.66%) Business Intelligence
19 33 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
19 33 (9.38%) React
20 31 (8.81%) Stakeholder Management
20 31 (8.81%) Continuous Integration
21 29 (8.24%) Microservices
21 29 (8.24%) User Stories
21 29 (8.24%) Fintech
22 27 (7.67%) Wireframes

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 11 (3.13%) nginx
2 8 (2.27%) Apache Spark
3 7 (1.99%) Cloud Foundry
3 7 (1.99%) Confluence
3 7 (1.99%) OpenStack
3 7 (1.99%) SharePoint
4 5 (1.42%) CMS
4 5 (1.42%) WebSphere
5 4 (1.14%) Apache Solr
5 4 (1.14%) Headless CMS
6 3 (0.85%) Drupal
6 3 (0.85%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.28%) Apache
7 1 (0.28%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.28%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.28%) R Markdown
7 1 (0.28%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.28%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 10 (2.84%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (2.27%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (2.27%) MS Visio
3 5 (1.42%) InVision
3 5 (1.42%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (1.14%) Marvel
4 4 (1.14%) Sketch
5 3 (0.85%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.28%) Adobe XD
6 1 (0.28%) EViews
6 1 (0.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (2.27%) Magento
1 8 (2.27%) SAP Business One
2 4 (1.14%) SAP S/4HANA
3 2 (0.57%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.57%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.57%) SAP CRM
3 2 (0.57%) SAP Hybris
4 1 (0.28%) Misys Midas
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.28%) Sentinel
4 1 (0.28%) Shopify
4 1 (0.28%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 73 (20.74%) AWS
2 41 (11.65%) Azure
3 17 (4.83%) GCP
4 11 (3.13%) Amazon S3
4 11 (3.13%) Power Platform
4 11 (3.13%) Serverless
5 8 (2.27%) Office 365
6 7 (1.99%) GitHub
6 7 (1.99%) SaaS
7 6 (1.70%) AWS Lambda
7 6 (1.70%) PowerApps
8 5 (1.42%) Google Analytics
9 4 (1.14%) SuccessFactors
10 3 (0.85%) Amazon EMR
10 3 (0.85%) Basecamp
10 3 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
10 3 (0.85%) Salesforce Service Cloud
11 2 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
11 2 (0.57%) Azure Data Factory
11 2 (0.57%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.70%) Firewall
2 5 (1.42%) Intranet
3 4 (1.14%) Internet
4 3 (0.85%) LAN
4 3 (0.85%) MPLS
4 3 (0.85%) VPN
4 3 (0.85%) WAN
4 3 (0.85%) Wireless
5 2 (0.57%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (0.57%) DHCP
5 2 (0.57%) DNS
5 2 (0.57%) HSRP
5 2 (0.57%) IPsec
5 2 (0.57%) NetScaler
5 2 (0.57%) Skype
5 2 (0.57%) SSH
5 2 (0.57%) SSL
5 2 (0.57%) Unified Communications
5 2 (0.57%) VoIP
6 1 (0.28%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (7.10%) SQL Server
2 17 (4.83%) Data Warehouse
3 16 (4.55%) Big Data
4 15 (4.26%) PostgreSQL
5 12 (3.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 11 (3.13%) MySQL
6 11 (3.13%) Power BI
7 10 (2.84%) MongoDB
7 10 (2.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (2.56%) Relational Database
8 9 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
9 8 (2.27%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
9 8 (2.27%) Hadoop
10 7 (1.99%) NoSQL
10 7 (1.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (1.14%) Apache Hive
12 3 (0.85%) Data Lake
12 3 (0.85%) DB2
12 3 (0.85%) HBase
12 3 (0.85%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 26 (7.39%) Git (software)
2 14 (3.98%) Visual Studio
3 13 (3.69%) Jenkins
4 12 (3.41%) JIRA
5 11 (3.13%) GoCD
6 8 (2.27%) GitLab
7 7 (1.99%) CF BOSH
7 7 (1.99%) Gradle
7 7 (1.99%) Maven
7 7 (1.99%) webpack
8 4 (1.14%) git-flow
8 4 (1.14%) JUnit
9 3 (0.85%) Mocha
9 3 (0.85%) Mockito
10 2 (0.57%) Cucumber
10 2 (0.57%) Jasmine
10 2 (0.57%) PHPUnit
10 2 (0.57%) Selenium
10 2 (0.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 2 (0.57%) WebDriver
General
1 78 (22.16%) Finance
2 41 (11.65%) Marketing
3 17 (4.83%) Banking
4 14 (3.98%) Manufacturing
5 10 (2.84%) Telecoms
6 9 (2.56%) Games
7 8 (2.27%) Public Sector
8 7 (1.99%) Advertising
8 7 (1.99%) Law
9 6 (1.70%) Back Office
9 6 (1.70%) Front Office
10 4 (1.14%) Automotive
10 4 (1.14%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.85%) Electronics
11 3 (0.85%) International Banking
11 3 (0.85%) Investment Banking
11 3 (0.85%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.57%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.57%) General Ledger
12 2 (0.57%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 111 (31.53%) Developer
2 53 (15.06%) Analyst
3 19 (5.40%) Business Analyst
3 19 (5.40%) Data Analyst
3 19 (5.40%) Python Developer
3 19 (5.40%) Senior Developer
3 19 (5.40%) Web Developer
4 18 (5.11%) Architect
4 18 (5.11%) Consultant
4 18 (5.11%) React Developer
5 16 (4.55%) DevOps Engineer
6 14 (3.98%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 13 (3.69%) E-Commerce Developer
7 13 (3.69%) Junior
8 12 (3.41%) Java Developer
8 12 (3.41%) Solutions Architect
9 11 (3.13%) Django Developer
9 11 (3.13%) Python Developer - Fintech
9 11 (3.13%) Python/Django Developer
10 10 (2.84%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (13.07%) CSS
2 43 (12.22%) HTML
3 33 (9.38%) React
4 27 (7.67%) Node.js
5 26 (7.39%) AngularJS
6 22 (6.25%) HTML5
6 22 (6.25%) Web Services
7 21 (5.97%) jQuery
8 20 (5.68%) .NET
9 19 (5.40%) CSS3
10 18 (5.11%) Redux
11 17 (4.83%) Django
12 15 (4.26%) Spring
13 14 (3.98%) REST
14 12 (3.41%) ASP.NET
14 12 (3.41%) Kafka
15 9 (2.56%) RESTful
16 8 (2.27%) XML
17 7 (1.99%) Hibernate
18 6 (1.70%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 37 (10.51%) User Experience
2 33 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (5.68%) Greenfield Project
4 17 (4.83%) Mobile App
5 12 (3.41%) iPad
6 11 (3.13%) Mobile Payment
6 11 (3.13%) Social Media
7 10 (2.84%) Management Information System
8 8 (2.27%) Algorithms
8 8 (2.27%) Analytical Mindset
9 7 (1.99%) Data Centre
9 7 (1.99%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (1.99%) Self-Motivation
10 6 (1.70%) Smart City
11 5 (1.42%) Taxonomies
12 4 (1.14%) Data Structures
12 4 (1.14%) Graphic Design
12 4 (1.14%) Virtual Team
13 3 (0.85%) Life Science
13 3 (0.85%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 25 (7.10%) Linux
2 14 (3.98%) Android
3 11 (3.13%) Windows
4 9 (2.56%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.85%) Unix
6 2 (0.57%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.28%) FreeNAS
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (30.11%) E-Commerce
2 102 (28.98%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (14.20%) Analytics
4 48 (13.64%) DevOps
5 43 (12.22%) TDD
6 39 (11.08%) Scrum
7 38 (10.80%) Problem-Solving
8 36 (10.23%) Software Engineering
9 34 (9.66%) Business Intelligence
10 31 (8.81%) Continuous Integration
10 31 (8.81%) Stakeholder Management
11 29 (8.24%) Fintech
11 29 (8.24%) Microservices
11 29 (8.24%) User Stories
12 27 (7.67%) Wireframes
13 26 (7.39%) B2C
13 26 (7.39%) SDLC
14 24 (6.82%) Project Management
15 23 (6.53%) Web Development
16 21 (5.97%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 59 (16.76%) JavaScript
2 55 (15.63%) Python
3 54 (15.34%) Java
4 50 (14.20%) SQL
5 25 (7.10%) C#
6 16 (4.55%) Kotlin
6 16 (4.55%) Ruby
7 13 (3.69%) PHP
8 8 (2.27%) C
8 8 (2.27%) Java 8
9 7 (1.99%) Bash Shell
9 7 (1.99%) C++
9 7 (1.99%) Go
9 7 (1.99%) R
9 7 (1.99%) TypeScript
10 6 (1.70%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 5 (1.42%) Apple Swift
12 3 (0.85%) Clojure
12 3 (0.85%) ES6
12 3 (0.85%) Scala
Qualifications
1 35 (9.94%) Degree
2 5 (1.42%) PMI Certification
2 5 (1.42%) PMP
3 4 (1.14%) PhD
4 3 (0.85%) CCIE
4 3 (0.85%) CCNP
4 3 (0.85%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.57%) CCDP
5 2 (0.57%) CISA
6 1 (0.28%) CCIE Collaboration
6 1 (0.28%) CISM
6 1 (0.28%) CISSP
6 1 (0.28%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.28%) CREST Certified
6 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.28%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.28%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (6.53%) QA
2 9 (2.56%) SLA
3 8 (2.27%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.57%) GDPR
4 2 (0.57%) SEPA
5 1 (0.28%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.28%) NIST
5 1 (0.28%) PMO
System Software
1 36 (10.23%) Docker
2 8 (2.27%) vSphere
3 7 (1.99%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.85%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.28%) HDFS
5 1 (0.28%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 17 (4.83%) Kubernetes
1 17 (4.83%) Terraform
2 7 (1.99%) Ansible
3 6 (1.70%) Control-M
4 3 (0.85%) SCCM
5 2 (0.57%) Grafana
5 2 (0.57%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (0.57%) Prometheus
5 2 (0.57%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.28%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.28%) MOM
6 1 (0.28%) Oozie
6 1 (0.28%) Packer
6 1 (0.28%) Puppet
6 1 (0.28%) WSUS
Vendors
1 25 (7.10%) SAP
2 24 (6.82%) Microsoft
3 14 (3.98%) Salesforce.com
4 12 (3.41%) Google
5 11 (3.13%) hybris
6 10 (2.84%) Xamarin
7 7 (1.99%) Demandware
7 7 (1.99%) Tableau
8 6 (1.70%) Ab Initio
8 6 (1.70%) Oracle
9 5 (1.42%) Cisco
10 4 (1.14%) ATG
11 3 (0.85%) Adobe
11 3 (0.85%) IBM
11 3 (0.85%) Informatica
11 3 (0.85%) Talend
12 2 (0.57%) Atlassian
12 2 (0.57%) Forcepoint
12 2 (0.57%) HP
12 2 (0.57%) Meraki