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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 2 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
Central London > City of London
6 months to
2 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 54 91 93
Rank change year-on-year +37 +2 -4
Permanent jobs citing Retail 395 179 185
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 4.90% 3.27% 3.04%
As % of the General category 7.68% 5.37% 4.99%
Number of salaries quoted 224 174 165
10th Percentile £46,250 £42,875 £42,500
25th Percentile £55,938 £54,063 £53,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year - +3.70% +8.00%
75th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £81,250
90th Percentile £98,750 £112,500 £92,500
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £73,750 £70,000
% change year-on-year -5.08% +5.36% +12.00%

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 5,140 3,332 3,708
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 63.76% 60.90% 61.03%
Number of salaries quoted 3,827 2,911 3,245
10th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £39,050
25th Percentile £56,250 £52,500 £51,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £72,500 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year - +3.57% +7.69%
75th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £86,250
90th Percentile £110,000 £107,500 £104,500
Central London median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +3.57% - +7.69%

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Retail as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Retail in the City of London over the 6 months to 2 July 2022.

Salary histogram for Retail in the City of London

For the 6 months to 2 July 2022, 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.

1 124 (31.39%) Social Skills
2 120 (30.38%) Agile
3 108 (27.34%) E-Commerce
4 106 (26.84%) Finance
5 93 (23.54%) DevOps
6 84 (21.27%) Java
7 82 (20.76%) Python
8 80 (20.25%) AWS
9 78 (19.75%) CI/CD
10 65 (16.46%) Analytics
11 63 (15.95%) JavaScript
12 60 (15.19%) OO
13 56 (14.18%) Infrastructure as Code
14 53 (13.42%) Salesforce.com
15 52 (13.16%) Jenkins
15 52 (13.16%) Mentoring
15 52 (13.16%) QA
16 51 (12.91%) SQL
17 49 (12.41%) C#
18 46 (11.65%) Docker
19 45 (11.39%) C++
20 44 (11.14%) Azure
21 43 (10.89%) Marketing
22 41 (10.38%) Microsoft
23 40 (10.13%) Stakeholder Management
24 39 (9.87%) Legal
24 39 (9.87%) Analytical Skills
24 39 (9.87%) AWS CloudFormation
25 36 (9.11%) Re-Platforming
25 36 (9.11%) JIRA

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 (2.78%) SAS
2 6 (1.52%) Confluence
3 5 (1.27%) Apache Spark
4 4 (1.01%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.51%) IIS
5 2 (0.51%) WordPress
6 1 (0.25%) CMS
6 1 (0.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 15 (3.80%) Microsoft Excel
1 15 (3.80%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.27%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (0.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.51%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.51%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.51%) Sketch
5 1 (0.25%) InVision
5 1 (0.25%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.25%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (1.77%) SAP MDG
1 7 (1.77%) SAP Retail
2 2 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.51%) SAP GRC
2 2 (0.51%) SAP HR
2 2 (0.51%) SAP MDM
3 1 (0.25%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.25%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.25%) Shopify
3 1 (0.25%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 80 (20.25%) AWS
2 44 (11.14%) Azure
3 39 (9.87%) AWS CloudFormation
4 24 (6.08%) Salesforce Commerce Cloud
5 15 (3.80%) Azure DevOps
6 13 (3.29%) Microsoft 365
7 11 (2.78%) Power Platform
8 10 (2.53%) Azure Data Factory
9 8 (2.03%) GitHub
10 7 (1.77%) Azure Synapse Analytics
10 7 (1.77%) Dynamics 365
10 7 (1.77%) iPaaS
11 6 (1.52%) Azure Cosmos DB
11 6 (1.52%) Azure Pipelines
11 6 (1.52%) SaaS
11 6 (1.52%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
11 6 (1.52%) Salesforce Service Cloud
12 5 (1.27%) Azure App Service
12 5 (1.27%) GCP
12 5 (1.27%) Snowflake
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.76%) DNS
1 3 (0.76%) Firewall
1 3 (0.76%) Internet
1 3 (0.76%) LAN
1 3 (0.76%) VPN
1 3 (0.76%) WAN
2 2 (0.51%) AMQP
2 2 (0.51%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (0.51%) NAS
2 2 (0.51%) SAN
2 2 (0.51%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.25%) DHCP
3 1 (0.25%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (7.85%) Big Data
2 13 (3.29%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (2.53%) Power BI
4 9 (2.28%) Metadata
5 8 (2.03%) Relational Database
5 8 (2.03%) SQL Server
6 7 (1.77%) Data Lake
6 7 (1.77%) Redis
7 6 (1.52%) Data Vault
7 6 (1.52%) NoSQL
8 5 (1.27%) DynamoDB
8 5 (1.27%) Tableau
9 3 (0.76%) MongoDB
10 2 (0.51%) Amazon Athena
10 2 (0.51%) Azure SQL Database
10 2 (0.51%) BigQuery
10 2 (0.51%) Data Mining
10 2 (0.51%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.51%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (0.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 52 (13.16%) Jenkins
2 36 (9.11%) JIRA
3 25 (6.33%) Cucumber
4 23 (5.82%) Git (software)
5 20 (5.06%) Postman
6 16 (4.05%) Selenium
7 14 (3.54%) Cypress.io
8 8 (2.03%) Protractor
9 6 (1.52%) JMeter
10 4 (1.01%) Sonatype Nexus
11 3 (0.76%) Artifactory
11 3 (0.76%) GitLab
11 3 (0.76%) Octopus Deploy
12 2 (0.51%) Android Studio
12 2 (0.51%) Charles Proxy
12 2 (0.51%) IntelliJ
12 2 (0.51%) Xcode
13 1 (0.25%) Appium
13 1 (0.25%) CircleCI
13 1 (0.25%) Zephyr
General
1 124 (31.39%) Social Skills
2 106 (26.84%) Finance
3 43 (10.89%) Marketing
4 39 (9.87%) Analytical Skills
4 39 (9.87%) Legal
5 26 (6.58%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 18 (4.56%) Banking
7 16 (4.05%) Influencing Skills
8 13 (3.29%) Advertising
8 13 (3.29%) Back Office
9 12 (3.04%) Aerospace
10 10 (2.53%) Law
11 9 (2.28%) Investment Banking
11 9 (2.28%) Public Sector
12 7 (1.77%) Manufacturing
12 7 (1.77%) Presentation Skills
13 5 (1.27%) Financial Institution
14 4 (1.01%) Pharmaceutical
15 3 (0.76%) Organisational Skills
15 3 (0.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 66 (16.71%) Developer
2 38 (9.62%) E-Commerce Engineer
3 35 (8.86%) DevOps Engineer
4 32 (8.10%) Salesforce Developer
5 27 (6.84%) Architect
6 26 (6.58%) Software Developer
7 24 (6.08%) Project Manager
8 22 (5.57%) Consultant
9 18 (4.56%) Analyst
9 18 (4.56%) QA Engineer
10 16 (4.05%) Cloud Engineer
10 16 (4.05%) Technologist
11 14 (3.54%) SAP Manager
11 14 (3.54%) Solutions Architect
12 13 (3.29%) AWS Engineer
12 13 (3.29%) Functional Consultant
13 11 (2.78%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 11 (2.78%) Salesforce Consultant
14 10 (2.53%) IT Manager
15 9 (2.28%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (8.35%) .NET
2 30 (7.59%) React
3 19 (4.81%) HTML
4 17 (4.30%) ASP.NET
5 16 (4.05%) CSS
6 15 (3.80%) REST
7 14 (3.54%) .NET Core
7 14 (3.54%) Kafka
8 13 (3.29%) Sass
9 12 (3.04%) jQuery
9 12 (3.04%) LESS
10 8 (2.03%) Lightning Web Components
10 8 (2.03%) PySpark
10 8 (2.03%) Visualforce
11 7 (1.77%) .NET Framework
11 7 (1.77%) AngularJS
12 6 (1.52%) ARM Templates
12 6 (1.52%) RESTful
13 5 (1.27%) OAuth2
13 5 (1.27%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 23 (5.82%) Hybrid Cloud
2 22 (5.57%) Management Information System
3 20 (5.06%) Life Science
3 20 (5.06%) User Experience
4 14 (3.54%) Mobile App
5 12 (3.04%) Algorithms
5 12 (3.04%) Greenfield Project
6 10 (2.53%) IoT
7 7 (1.77%) Public Cloud
8 6 (1.52%) NHS
9 5 (1.27%) Augmented Reality
9 5 (1.27%) Cyberattack
9 5 (1.27%) FMCG
9 5 (1.27%) Self-Motivation
9 5 (1.27%) Social Media
10 4 (1.01%) Data Structures
10 4 (1.01%) Digital Media
11 3 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (0.51%) Reference Data
12 2 (0.51%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 30 (7.59%) Linux
2 12 (3.04%) Windows
3 9 (2.28%) Android
4 7 (1.77%) Apple iOS
5 5 (1.27%) Unix
6 3 (0.76%) CentOS
6 3 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (0.76%) Ubuntu
6 3 (0.76%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.25%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2016
7 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (30.38%) Agile
2 108 (27.34%) E-Commerce
3 93 (23.54%) DevOps
4 78 (19.75%) CI/CD
5 65 (16.46%) Analytics
6 60 (15.19%) OO
7 56 (14.18%) Infrastructure as Code
8 52 (13.16%) Mentoring
9 40 (10.13%) Stakeholder Management
10 36 (9.11%) Project Management
10 36 (9.11%) Re-Platforming
11 32 (8.10%) Full Stack Development
11 32 (8.10%) OOP
11 32 (8.10%) Problem-Solving
12 31 (7.85%) Cybersecurity
13 30 (7.59%) Decision-Making
14 28 (7.09%) B2C
15 27 (6.84%) Scrum
16 26 (6.58%) Migration
16 26 (6.58%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 84 (21.27%) Java
2 82 (20.76%) Python
3 63 (15.95%) JavaScript
4 51 (12.91%) SQL
5 49 (12.41%) C#
6 45 (11.39%) C++
7 29 (7.34%) PHP
8 14 (3.54%) Ruby
9 11 (2.78%) Perl
9 11 (2.78%) R
10 10 (2.53%) Bash
10 10 (2.53%) Scala
11 9 (2.28%) Apple Swift
11 9 (2.28%) Kotlin
12 8 (2.03%) Apex Code
13 7 (1.77%) MATLAB
13 7 (1.77%) Objective-C
13 7 (1.77%) Pascal
13 7 (1.77%) TypeScript
13 7 (1.77%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 26 (6.58%) Degree
2 12 (3.04%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (1.27%) DBS Check
3 5 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (1.27%) PhD
3 5 (1.27%) SC Cleared
3 5 (1.27%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.51%) CCNA
4 2 (0.51%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (0.51%) TOGAF Certification
5 1 (0.25%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.25%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.25%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.25%) PMP
5 1 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.25%) Tableau Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (13.16%) QA
2 17 (4.30%) Data Quality
3 10 (2.53%) GDPR
4 7 (1.77%) PMO
4 7 (1.77%) SLA
5 2 (0.51%) Accessibility
5 2 (0.51%) GRC
6 1 (0.25%) IFRS
6 1 (0.25%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 46 (11.65%) Docker
2 9 (2.28%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.01%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.76%) vSphere
5 2 (0.51%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.51%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.51%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.25%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 35 (8.86%) Terraform
2 34 (8.61%) Kubernetes
3 20 (5.06%) Ansible
4 5 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (1.27%) Puppet
5 3 (0.76%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (0.51%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.51%) vMotion
6 2 (0.51%) vRealize
7 1 (0.25%) Grafana
7 1 (0.25%) Jamf Pro
7 1 (0.25%) Prometheus
7 1 (0.25%) Rancher
7 1 (0.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 53 (13.42%) Salesforce.com
2 41 (10.38%) Microsoft
3 32 (8.10%) SAP
4 8 (2.03%) Google
5 6 (1.52%) Oracle
6 5 (1.27%) Adobe
6 5 (1.27%) Databricks
6 5 (1.27%) VMware
7 3 (0.76%) Cisco
7 3 (0.76%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.51%) Ariba
8 2 (0.51%) HP
8 2 (0.51%) MicroStrategy
8 2 (0.51%) Veritas
9 1 (0.25%) Alteryx
9 1 (0.25%) Dell
9 1 (0.25%) EMC
9 1 (0.25%) New Relic
9 1 (0.25%) Veeam
9 1 (0.25%) VeriFone