Period
to 17 November 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 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
Central London > City of London
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 90 67 38
Rank change year-on-year -23 -29 -8
Permanent jobs citing Retail 384 437 696
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 3.46% 4.27% 5.94%
As % of the General category 6.71% 7.38% 9.97%
Number of salaries quoted 356 398 649
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% -4.00% +13.64%
10th Percentile £29,375 £36,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £97,875 £96,250
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% -4.00% +8.70%

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 5,723 5,925 6,978
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 51.54% 57.88% 59.60%
Number of salaries quoted 5,114 5,340 6,360
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £96,250 £97,500 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £62,750 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.58% - +4.35%

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 17 November 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 17 November 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 6 £40,000 -
Retail
Central London

For the 6 months to 17 November 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.

1 140 (36.46%) Agile Software Development
2 121 (31.51%) Finance
3 92 (23.96%) E-Commerce
4 72 (18.75%) SQL
5 60 (15.63%) Microsoft
6 56 (14.58%) Java
7 50 (13.02%) Project Management
7 50 (13.02%) Analytical Skills
8 49 (12.76%) Problem-Solving
9 48 (12.50%) Microservices
10 45 (11.72%) Scrum
11 44 (11.46%) Business Analysis
12 43 (11.20%) Linux
13 42 (10.94%) Marketing
13 42 (10.94%) Amazon AWS
14 41 (10.68%) Stakeholder Management
15 39 (10.16%) ETL
16 38 (9.90%) JavaScript
16 38 (9.90%) Degree
16 38 (9.90%) Docker
17 35 (9.11%) Kubernetes
18 34 (8.85%) Python
19 32 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
19 32 (8.33%) Analytics
20 31 (8.07%) SQL Server
20 31 (8.07%) Spring
20 31 (8.07%) Pair Programming
20 31 (8.07%) QA
21 30 (7.81%) Microsoft Azure
21 30 (7.81%) CSS

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 12 (3.13%) Apache
1 12 (3.13%) nginx
2 11 (2.86%) WebSphere
3 10 (2.60%) Apache Spark
4 9 (2.34%) Tomcat
5 8 (2.08%) SAS
6 7 (1.82%) CMS
7 6 (1.56%) WordPress
8 5 (1.30%) Confluence
8 5 (1.30%) Kentico
8 5 (1.30%) SharePoint
9 4 (1.04%) MS Exchange
10 2 (0.52%) Drupal
10 2 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.26%) Commerce Server
11 1 (0.26%) EPiServer
11 1 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 23 (5.99%) MS Visio
2 19 (4.95%) Microsoft Excel
3 11 (2.86%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (1.04%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (1.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (1.04%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 14 (3.65%) Dynamics AX
2 12 (3.13%) Dynamics NAV
3 8 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (2.08%) Magento
4 5 (1.30%) SAP CAR
4 5 (1.30%) SAP Retail
5 3 (0.78%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
5 3 (0.78%) SAP POS DM
5 3 (0.78%) SAP S/4HANA
6 2 (0.52%) Oracle Retail
6 2 (0.52%) SAP HCM
7 1 (0.26%) Eloqua
7 1 (0.26%) FLEXCUBE
7 1 (0.26%) Infor M3
7 1 (0.26%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.26%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.26%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.26%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.26%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (0.26%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 42 (10.94%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (7.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (3.65%) Google Cloud Platform
4 12 (3.13%) SaaS
4 12 (3.13%) Serverless
5 6 (1.56%) Azure Data Factory
5 6 (1.56%) Azure Functions
5 6 (1.56%) PaaS
6 5 (1.30%) AWS Lambda
6 5 (1.30%) Data Lake Analytics
6 5 (1.30%) Google Analytics
6 5 (1.30%) Office 365
7 4 (1.04%) OpenShift
8 3 (0.78%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (0.78%) Dynamics 365
8 3 (0.78%) SuccessFactors
9 2 (0.52%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.52%) IaaS
10 1 (0.26%) Amazon EMR
10 1 (0.26%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.08%) BIG-IP
1 8 (2.08%) Firewall
1 8 (2.08%) VLAN
2 5 (1.30%) DHCP
2 5 (1.30%) DNS
3 4 (1.04%) Internet
3 4 (1.04%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.78%) HbbTV
5 2 (0.52%) Intranet
5 2 (0.52%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (0.52%) SSL
5 2 (0.52%) Wireless
6 1 (0.26%) FTP
6 1 (0.26%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.26%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.26%) LAN
6 1 (0.26%) MPLS
6 1 (0.26%) SAN
6 1 (0.26%) SMS
6 1 (0.26%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (8.07%) SQL Server
2 29 (7.55%) Data Warehouse
3 25 (6.51%) Power BI
4 24 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 20 (5.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 18 (4.69%) MySQL
7 17 (4.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 13 (3.39%) Big Data
9 12 (3.13%) NoSQL
10 11 (2.86%) Hadoop
11 10 (2.60%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 10 (2.60%) Relational Database
12 8 (2.08%) Redis
13 7 (1.82%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
13 7 (1.82%) Data Lake
13 7 (1.82%) SAS EBI
14 6 (1.56%) BusinessObjects
14 6 (1.56%) Cosmos DB
15 3 (0.78%) Data Mining
15 3 (0.78%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 23 (5.99%) Jenkins
2 22 (5.73%) Git (software)
3 11 (2.86%) TeamCity
4 10 (2.60%) JIRA
5 8 (2.08%) Octopus Deploy
5 8 (2.08%) SpecFlow
5 8 (2.08%) Visual Studio Team System
6 6 (1.56%) tSQLt
7 5 (1.30%) Selenium
8 4 (1.04%) Cucumber
9 3 (0.78%) Subversion
9 3 (0.78%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (0.78%) Visual Studio
10 2 (0.52%) GoCD
11 1 (0.26%) Capybara
11 1 (0.26%) CircleCI
11 1 (0.26%) GitLab
11 1 (0.26%) SoapUI
11 1 (0.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 1 (0.26%) webpack
General
1 121 (31.51%) Finance
2 42 (10.94%) Marketing
3 27 (7.03%) Advertising
3 27 (7.03%) Banking
4 19 (4.95%) Telecoms
5 17 (4.43%) Law
6 9 (2.34%) Manufacturing
7 8 (2.08%) Retail Finance
8 7 (1.82%) Front Office
8 7 (1.82%) Publishing
9 6 (1.56%) Games
9 6 (1.56%) Pharmaceutical
10 5 (1.30%) French Language
10 5 (1.30%) Legal
11 4 (1.04%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.78%) General Ledger
12 3 (0.78%) Multimedia
12 3 (0.78%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.52%) Corporate Banking
13 2 (0.52%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 98 (25.52%) Developer
2 58 (15.10%) Analyst
3 34 (8.85%) Consultant
4 31 (8.07%) Java Developer
4 31 (8.07%) Senior Developer
5 30 (7.81%) Business Analyst
6 26 (6.77%) Project Manager
7 22 (5.73%) Architect
7 22 (5.73%) Senior Java Developer
8 15 (3.91%) Recruitment Consultant
8 15 (3.91%) Senior Manager
9 14 (3.65%) Insurance Business Analyst
9 14 (3.65%) Retail Business Analyst
10 13 (3.39%) Junior
11 11 (2.86%) DevOps Engineer
11 11 (2.86%) Python Developer
12 10 (2.60%) Administrator
12 10 (2.60%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 10 (2.60%) E-Commerce Developer
12 10 (2.60%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (8.07%) Spring
2 30 (7.81%) CSS
2 30 (7.81%) Web Services
3 29 (7.55%) .NET
3 29 (7.55%) HTML
3 29 (7.55%) XML
4 28 (7.29%) Spring Boot
5 27 (7.03%) RESTful
6 24 (6.25%) SOAP
7 22 (5.73%) Apache Camel
8 18 (4.69%) GraphQL
9 16 (4.17%) AngularJS
10 12 (3.13%) REST
11 11 (2.86%) React
12 10 (2.60%) Node.js
13 9 (2.34%) jQuery
13 9 (2.34%) LAMP
13 9 (2.34%) Pandas
14 8 (2.08%) NumPy
14 8 (2.08%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 50 (13.02%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (5.47%) Fintech
3 18 (4.69%) Reinsurance
4 15 (3.91%) Computer Science
5 13 (3.39%) Social Media
6 12 (3.13%) Algorithms
6 12 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
6 12 (3.13%) Self-Motivation
7 11 (2.86%) Data Structures
7 11 (2.86%) Greenfield Project
8 10 (2.60%) Management Information System
9 8 (2.08%) Mobile App
10 7 (1.82%) User Experience
11 6 (1.56%) Equities
11 6 (1.56%) FMCG
11 6 (1.56%) iPad
11 6 (1.56%) Virtual Team
12 5 (1.30%) Client/Server
13 4 (1.04%) Augmented Reality
13 4 (1.04%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 43 (11.20%) Linux
2 14 (3.65%) Windows
3 10 (2.60%) Android
4 8 (2.08%) CoreOS
5 7 (1.82%) Apple iOS
6 5 (1.30%) Windows Server
7 4 (1.04%) Windows 10
7 4 (1.04%) Windows 7
7 4 (1.04%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.78%) Unix
9 2 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.52%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (36.46%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (23.96%) E-Commerce
3 50 (13.02%) Project Management
4 49 (12.76%) Problem-Solving
5 48 (12.50%) Microservices
6 45 (11.72%) Scrum
7 44 (11.46%) Business Analysis
8 41 (10.68%) Stakeholder Management
9 39 (10.16%) ETL
10 32 (8.33%) Analytics
10 32 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
11 31 (8.07%) Pair Programming
12 28 (7.29%) Software Engineering
13 26 (6.77%) Continuous Delivery
14 25 (6.51%) CRM
15 24 (6.25%) Software Delivery
16 23 (5.99%) Continuous Integration
16 23 (5.99%) Migration
17 22 (5.73%) Kanban
18 21 (5.47%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 72 (18.75%) SQL
2 56 (14.58%) Java
3 38 (9.90%) JavaScript
4 34 (8.85%) Python
5 25 (6.51%) C#
6 22 (5.73%) T-SQL
7 18 (4.69%) PHP
8 12 (3.13%) Ruby
9 9 (2.34%) Shell Script
10 8 (2.08%) Bash Shell
10 8 (2.08%) C
10 8 (2.08%) PowerShell
11 6 (1.56%) R
12 5 (1.30%) Java 8
12 5 (1.30%) Scala
12 5 (1.30%) U-SQL
13 4 (1.04%) Go
13 4 (1.04%) PHP 7
14 2 (0.52%) ABAP
14 2 (0.52%) VBA
Qualifications
1 38 (9.90%) Degree
2 10 (2.60%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (1.30%) Master's Degree
4 4 (1.04%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (0.78%) A+ Certification
5 3 (0.78%) ACCA
5 3 (0.78%) CCNA
5 3 (0.78%) CIMA
5 3 (0.78%) CISM
5 3 (0.78%) CISSP
5 3 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (0.52%) CISA
6 2 (0.52%) MBA
7 1 (0.26%) CSSLP
7 1 (0.26%) GXPN
7 1 (0.26%) ISEB
7 1 (0.26%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.26%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.26%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (8.07%) QA
2 6 (1.56%) PMO
3 5 (1.30%) SLA
4 3 (0.78%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.78%) GDPR
4 3 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 3 (0.78%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.52%) COBIT
5 2 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.26%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.26%) FATCA
6 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.26%) SEPA
6 1 (0.26%) Solvency II
System Software
1 38 (9.90%) Docker
2 8 (2.08%) Active Directory
2 8 (2.08%) iptables
3 5 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.78%) XenApp
5 2 (0.52%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.52%) vSphere
6 1 (0.26%) HDFS
6 1 (0.26%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 35 (9.11%) Kubernetes
2 20 (5.21%) Docker Swarm
3 12 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (2.08%) HAProxy
5 7 (1.82%) Ansible
6 4 (1.04%) SCCM
7 3 (0.78%) Consul
7 3 (0.78%) Puppet
7 3 (0.78%) Salt
7 3 (0.78%) Terraform
8 2 (0.52%) Mesos
8 2 (0.52%) Riemann
8 2 (0.52%) SCOM
8 2 (0.52%) SCSM
9 1 (0.26%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.26%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 60 (15.63%) Microsoft
2 20 (5.21%) Oracle
2 20 (5.21%) Red Hat
3 19 (4.95%) Google
4 15 (3.91%) Tableau
5 9 (2.34%) F5
5 9 (2.34%) SAP
6 8 (2.08%) VMware
7 6 (1.56%) Cisco
7 6 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (1.30%) Adobe
9 4 (1.04%) MicroStrategy
9 4 (1.04%) Zend
10 3 (0.78%) BT
10 3 (0.78%) Citrix
10 3 (0.78%) hybris
10 3 (0.78%) Remedy
10 3 (0.78%) ServiceNow
11 2 (0.52%) Cloudera
11 2 (0.52%) Workday