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

Retailing
Central London > City of London
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 75 40 38
Rank change year-on-year -35 -2 0
Permanent jobs citing Retail 426 574 789
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 3.99% 5.54% 5.64%
As % of the General category 6.82% 9.54% 9.22%
Number of salaries quoted 374 534 695
City of London median annual salary £63,250 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.42% +9.09% -
10th Percentile £36,625 £36,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £102,625 £95,000 £85,000
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -

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 6,243 6,015 8,556
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 58.54% 58.03% 61.20%
Number of salaries quoted 5,608 5,478 7,614
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £59,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +0.42% +3.91%
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £35,675
90th Percentile £97,500 £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 19 February 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 February 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 +12 13 £55,000 +4.76% 1
Moorgate +7 2 £35,750 -24.74%
Retail
Central London

For the 6 months to 19 February 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.

1 172 (40.38%) Agile Software Development
2 141 (33.10%) Finance
3 136 (31.92%) E-Commerce
4 78 (18.31%) SQL
5 69 (16.20%) Microsoft
6 68 (15.96%) JavaScript
7 58 (13.62%) Java
8 49 (11.50%) Scrum
8 49 (11.50%) Banking
9 48 (11.27%) C#
10 45 (10.56%) Degree
11 43 (10.09%) CSS
11 43 (10.09%) Linux
11 43 (10.09%) Business Intelligence
12 42 (9.86%) SQL Server
13 40 (9.39%) Amazon AWS
14 39 (9.15%) Microsoft Azure
14 39 (9.15%) Marketing
14 39 (9.15%) Web Development
15 38 (8.92%) Python
16 36 (8.45%) Stakeholder Management
16 36 (8.45%) DevOps
17 35 (8.22%) Analytical Skills
18 34 (7.98%) Microservices
19 32 (7.51%) Node.js
19 32 (7.51%) HTML
20 31 (7.28%) .NET
20 31 (7.28%) Computer Science
21 30 (7.04%) Project Management
21 30 (7.04%) React

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 (3.29%) CMS
1 14 (3.29%) Elasticsearch
2 11 (2.58%) Apache Spark
3 10 (2.35%) nginx
3 10 (2.35%) SAS
4 9 (2.11%) Apache
5 7 (1.64%) Confluence
6 6 (1.41%) Apache Pig
6 6 (1.41%) OpenStack
7 4 (0.94%) WebSphere
8 3 (0.70%) MS Exchange
9 2 (0.47%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.47%) Skype for Business
9 2 (0.47%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 22 (5.16%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (2.58%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (1.88%) SPSS
4 7 (1.64%) Spreadsheet
5 5 (1.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 4 (0.94%) Camtasia
6 4 (0.94%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.47%) Microsoft Project
8 1 (0.23%) Adobe Captivate
8 1 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 12 (2.82%) Dynamics AX
2 8 (1.88%) Dynamics NAV
3 7 (1.64%) Elite 3E
3 7 (1.64%) Payment Gateway
4 5 (1.17%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (0.94%) Magento
5 4 (0.94%) Sonata
6 2 (0.47%) NetSuite
6 2 (0.47%) SAP Business One
7 1 (0.23%) Infor M3
7 1 (0.23%) Shopify
7 1 (0.23%) Social Studio
Cloud Services
1 40 (9.39%) Amazon AWS
2 39 (9.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (4.23%) SaaS
4 17 (3.99%) AWS CloudFormation
5 12 (2.82%) Dynamics 365
6 11 (2.58%) Amazon EC2
6 11 (2.58%) PaaS
7 10 (2.35%) Google Cloud Platform
8 9 (2.11%) GitHub
8 9 (2.11%) Office 365
9 7 (1.64%) IaaS
10 5 (1.17%) Google Analytics
11 4 (0.94%) CloudFront
12 3 (0.70%) AdWords
12 3 (0.70%) Akamai
12 3 (0.70%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 3 (0.70%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 3 (0.70%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 3 (0.70%) Azure Active Directory
12 3 (0.70%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 16 (3.76%) DNS
2 15 (3.52%) TCP/IP
3 9 (2.11%) HTTP
4 5 (1.17%) DHCP
4 5 (1.17%) Firewall
5 4 (0.94%) VoIP
6 3 (0.70%) LAN
6 3 (0.70%) VPN
7 2 (0.47%) iSCSI
7 2 (0.47%) MPLS
7 2 (0.47%) SMTP
7 2 (0.47%) VPLS
7 2 (0.47%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.23%) IP Telephony
8 1 (0.23%) SAN
8 1 (0.23%) Skype
8 1 (0.23%) VLAN
8 1 (0.23%) WAN
8 1 (0.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (9.86%) SQL Server
2 21 (4.93%) MySQL
3 19 (4.46%) MongoDB
3 19 (4.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (3.05%) Hadoop
5 12 (2.82%) Big Data
6 8 (1.88%) Apache Hive
6 8 (1.88%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (1.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (1.64%) QlikView
7 7 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (1.41%) Apache Cassandra
8 6 (1.41%) HBase
8 6 (1.41%) Oracle BI EE
8 6 (1.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (1.17%) JasperReports
9 5 (1.17%) NoSQL
9 5 (1.17%) Redis
9 5 (1.17%) Relational Database
9 5 (1.17%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 23 (5.40%) Jenkins
2 18 (4.23%) Git (software)
3 13 (3.05%) JIRA
4 6 (1.41%) Cucumber
5 4 (0.94%) Ant
5 4 (0.94%) Eclipse
5 4 (0.94%) Subversion
6 3 (0.70%) Grunt
6 3 (0.70%) gulp
6 3 (0.70%) Selenium
6 3 (0.70%) webpack
7 2 (0.47%) Artifactory
7 2 (0.47%) GoCD
7 2 (0.47%) Maven
7 2 (0.47%) RSpec
7 2 (0.47%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (0.47%) SpecFlow
7 2 (0.47%) TeamCity
7 2 (0.47%) Visual Studio Team System
7 2 (0.47%) WebDriver
General
1 141 (33.10%) Finance
2 49 (11.50%) Banking
3 39 (9.15%) Marketing
4 22 (5.16%) Advertising
5 19 (4.46%) Law
5 19 (4.46%) Legal
6 8 (1.88%) Telecoms
7 7 (1.64%) Automotive
8 6 (1.41%) Games
8 6 (1.41%) Retail Banking
9 4 (0.94%) Financial Institution
9 4 (0.94%) Publishing
10 3 (0.70%) Back Office
10 3 (0.70%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.47%) Retail Finance
12 1 (0.23%) Brand Awareness
12 1 (0.23%) Cantonese Language
12 1 (0.23%) French Language
12 1 (0.23%) Local Government
12 1 (0.23%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 91 (21.36%) Developer
2 69 (16.20%) Analyst
3 41 (9.62%) Architect
4 26 (6.10%) Business Analyst
5 23 (5.40%) C# Developer
5 23 (5.40%) Data Analyst
6 22 (5.16%) E-Commerce Developer
7 20 (4.69%) Development Manager
7 20 (4.69%) Project Manager
8 18 (4.23%) Consultant
9 17 (3.99%) Digital Architect
9 17 (3.99%) Java Developer
9 17 (3.99%) Product Manager
10 15 (3.52%) Lead Architect
10 15 (3.52%) Senior Manager
11 14 (3.29%) E-Commerce Manager
11 14 (3.29%) Full Stack Developer
12 13 (3.05%) .NET Developer
12 13 (3.05%) Web Developer
13 12 (2.82%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (10.09%) CSS
2 32 (7.51%) HTML
2 32 (7.51%) Node.js
3 31 (7.28%) .NET
4 30 (7.04%) React
5 29 (6.81%) AngularJS
6 25 (5.87%) ASP.NET
7 19 (4.46%) REST
7 19 (4.46%) Spring
8 18 (4.23%) CSS3
8 18 (4.23%) HTML5
9 15 (3.52%) RESTful
10 14 (3.29%) jQuery
10 14 (3.29%) Web Services
11 13 (3.05%) Spring Boot
12 10 (2.35%) LAMP
12 10 (2.35%) Sass
13 9 (2.11%) LEMP Stack
14 7 (1.64%) KnockoutJS
14 7 (1.64%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 35 (8.22%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (7.28%) Computer Science
3 26 (6.10%) User Experience
4 15 (3.52%) Greenfield Project
4 15 (3.52%) iPad
5 14 (3.29%) Enterprise Software
5 14 (3.29%) Fintech
6 11 (2.58%) Mobile App
7 10 (2.35%) Algorithms
8 9 (2.11%) Private Cloud
9 7 (1.64%) Reinsurance
10 6 (1.41%) Data Centre
10 6 (1.41%) Replication
11 5 (1.17%) Clustering
11 5 (1.17%) Digital Media
11 5 (1.17%) e-Learning
11 5 (1.17%) Public Cloud
12 4 (0.94%) Data Structures
12 4 (0.94%) FMCG
12 4 (0.94%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 43 (10.09%) Linux
2 25 (5.87%) Windows
3 15 (3.52%) Unix
4 10 (2.35%) Windows Server
5 4 (0.94%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (0.70%) Android
6 3 (0.70%) CentOS
6 3 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.47%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.23%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.23%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 172 (40.38%) Agile Software Development
2 136 (31.92%) E-Commerce
3 49 (11.50%) Scrum
4 43 (10.09%) Business Intelligence
5 39 (9.15%) Web Development
6 36 (8.45%) DevOps
6 36 (8.45%) Stakeholder Management
7 34 (7.98%) Microservices
8 30 (7.04%) Project Management
9 29 (6.81%) SDLC
10 27 (6.34%) Software Engineering
11 25 (5.87%) Analytics
11 25 (5.87%) Business Development
12 23 (5.40%) Enterprise Architecture
12 23 (5.40%) Line Management
13 22 (5.16%) Business Analysis
13 22 (5.16%) Configuration Management
13 22 (5.16%) Open Source
14 21 (4.93%) ERP
15 20 (4.69%) OO
Programming Languages
1 78 (18.31%) SQL
2 68 (15.96%) JavaScript
3 58 (13.62%) Java
4 48 (11.27%) C#
5 38 (8.92%) Python
6 26 (6.10%) PHP
7 19 (4.46%) C++
7 19 (4.46%) Ruby
8 12 (2.82%) PowerShell
9 11 (2.58%) C
9 11 (2.58%) R
10 8 (1.88%) Scala
10 8 (1.88%) TypeScript
11 7 (1.64%) T-SQL
12 6 (1.41%) Perl
12 6 (1.41%) VBA
13 4 (0.94%) Fortran
13 4 (0.94%) MATLAB
14 3 (0.70%) Bash Shell
15 2 (0.47%) Go
Qualifications
1 45 (10.56%) Degree
2 13 (3.05%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (2.35%) Master's Degree
4 9 (2.11%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (1.17%) CHECK Team Leader
5 5 (1.17%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (0.94%) ISEB
6 4 (0.94%) Numerate Degree
6 4 (0.94%) PMI Certification
7 3 (0.70%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (0.70%) MCSE
7 3 (0.70%) PhD
7 3 (0.70%) PMP
8 2 (0.47%) ACCA
8 2 (0.47%) CCNA
8 2 (0.47%) CISSP
8 2 (0.47%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.47%) MCP
8 2 (0.47%) MCSA
8 2 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.69%) GDPR
2 19 (4.46%) QA
3 16 (3.76%) PMO
4 13 (3.05%) Data Quality
5 10 (2.35%) GCP
6 6 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 5 (1.17%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.23%) Cyber Essentials
8 1 (0.23%) IAS 39
8 1 (0.23%) IFRS
8 1 (0.23%) IFRS 9
8 1 (0.23%) ISO 22301
8 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 1 (0.23%) WCAG
System Software
1 26 (6.10%) Docker
2 14 (3.29%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.17%) XenApp
4 4 (0.94%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (0.47%) Apache Flume
6 2 (0.47%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 2 (0.47%) HDFS
6 2 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.23%) LXC
7 1 (0.23%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 22 (5.16%) Ansible
2 20 (4.69%) Opscode Chef
3 18 (4.23%) Terraform
4 15 (3.52%) Kubernetes
5 10 (2.35%) Puppet
6 4 (0.94%) Consul
6 4 (0.94%) SCCM
7 3 (0.70%) Failover Clustering
8 2 (0.47%) Salt
8 2 (0.47%) WSUS
9 1 (0.23%) Nagios
9 1 (0.23%) Packer
9 1 (0.23%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 69 (16.20%) Microsoft
2 28 (6.57%) Oracle
3 13 (3.05%) VMware
4 12 (2.82%) Google
4 12 (2.82%) Sybase
5 10 (2.35%) Salesforce.com
6 9 (2.11%) Citrix
7 8 (1.88%) hybris
8 7 (1.64%) Zend
9 6 (1.41%) ATG
9 6 (1.41%) Demandware
9 6 (1.41%) Tableau
10 5 (1.17%) Cisco
10 5 (1.17%) IBM
10 5 (1.17%) New Relic
10 5 (1.17%) SAP
11 4 (0.94%) IBM Sterling
11 4 (0.94%) iManage
11 4 (0.94%) Intapp
11 4 (0.94%) Sitecore