Period
to 30 October 2020

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 30 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
Central London > City of London
6 months to
30 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 94 82 91
Rank change year-on-year -12 +9 -31
Permanent jobs citing Retail 97 375 380
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 2.64% 3.71% 3.41%
As % of the General category 5.13% 7.66% 6.40%
Number of salaries quoted 94 366 373
Median annual salary £72,500 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.54% - +8.33%
10th Percentile £43,750 £33,750 £31,500
90th Percentile £93,750 £95,625 £90,000
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% +4.17%

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 1,890 4,893 5,936
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 51.34% 48.46% 53.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1,673 4,237 5,297
Median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% +8.33%
10th Percentile £42,500 £37,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £105,000 £97,500 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% +4.17%

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 30 October 2020.

Salary histogram for Retail in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 October 2020, 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 49 (50.52%) Finance
2 31 (31.96%) E-Commerce
3 30 (30.93%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (24.74%) User Experience
5 22 (22.68%) Front End Development
6 20 (20.62%) Software Engineering
7 18 (18.56%) Azure
8 17 (17.53%) Business Intelligence
9 16 (16.49%) JavaScript
10 15 (15.46%) Python
11 14 (14.43%) Banking
11 14 (14.43%) Kubernetes
11 14 (14.43%) DevOps
12 13 (13.40%) SQL
13 12 (12.37%) Java
13 12 (12.37%) .NET
13 12 (12.37%) React
14 11 (11.34%) Docker
14 11 (11.34%) SDLC
15 10 (10.31%) Fintech
15 10 (10.31%) Terraform
15 10 (10.31%) Microservices
15 10 (10.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 9 (9.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 9 (9.28%) Microsoft
16 9 (9.28%) Mobile App
16 9 (9.28%) AWS
16 9 (9.28%) DevSecOps
17 8 (8.25%) Infrastructure as Code
17 8 (8.25%) Node.js

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 4 (4.12%) Confluence
2 1 (1.03%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.03%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.03%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (4.12%) SAP Business One
2 1 (1.03%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.03%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 18 (18.56%) Azure
2 9 (9.28%) AWS
3 4 (4.12%) Apigee
3 4 (4.12%) SaaS
4 3 (3.09%) Power Platform
5 2 (2.06%) Amazon EKS
5 2 (2.06%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (2.06%) Firebase
5 2 (2.06%) GCP
5 2 (2.06%) IaaS
5 2 (2.06%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
6 1 (1.03%) Amazon Kinesis
6 1 (1.03%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.03%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (1.03%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (1.03%) Datadog
6 1 (1.03%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (1.03%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.19%) Firewall
2 4 (4.12%) Kerberos
3 1 (1.03%) Internet
3 1 (1.03%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (9.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (5.15%) Data Lake
3 5 (5.15%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (4.12%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
4 4 (4.12%) Blockchain
4 4 (4.12%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 4 (4.12%) Data Mining
4 4 (4.12%) OLAP
4 4 (4.12%) SQL Server
5 3 (3.09%) Power BI
6 2 (2.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.03%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.03%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.03%) Big Data
7 1 (1.03%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.03%) HBase
7 1 (1.03%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.03%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.03%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 4 (4.12%) JIRA
2 3 (3.09%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.06%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.06%) Mocha
3 2 (2.06%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.03%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (1.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 49 (50.52%) Finance
2 14 (14.43%) Banking
3 6 (6.19%) Retail Banking
4 4 (4.12%) Advertising
5 3 (3.09%) Marketing
5 3 (3.09%) Public Sector
6 2 (2.06%) Law
6 2 (2.06%) Legal
6 2 (2.06%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.06%) Police
6 2 (2.06%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.03%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (1.03%) Electronics
7 1 (1.03%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.03%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.03%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 36 (37.11%) Developer
2 20 (20.62%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 18 (18.56%) E-Commerce Developer
4 10 (10.31%) Azure Engineer
5 9 (9.28%) DevOps Engineer
6 8 (8.25%) Senior Developer
7 6 (6.19%) Applications Engineer
7 6 (6.19%) Azure DevOps Engineer
8 5 (5.15%) Azure Developer
8 5 (5.15%) Business Developer
8 5 (5.15%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 5 (5.15%) Kubernetes Engineer
8 5 (5.15%) Mobile Engineer
8 5 (5.15%) Security Engineer
8 5 (5.15%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
9 4 (4.12%) Analyst
9 4 (4.12%) Architect
9 4 (4.12%) Consultant
9 4 (4.12%) Junior
9 4 (4.12%) Software Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (12.37%) .NET
1 12 (12.37%) React
2 8 (8.25%) Node.js
3 4 (4.12%) Redux
3 4 (4.12%) REST
3 4 (4.12%) SAML
4 3 (3.09%) Web Services
5 2 (2.06%) AngularJS
5 2 (2.06%) ASP.NET
5 2 (2.06%) Enzyme
5 2 (2.06%) Express
5 2 (2.06%) Flutter
5 2 (2.06%) Jest
5 2 (2.06%) Kafka
5 2 (2.06%) Middleware
5 2 (2.06%) NumPy
5 2 (2.06%) Pandas
5 2 (2.06%) React Native
5 2 (2.06%) RESTful
5 2 (2.06%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 24 (24.74%) User Experience
2 9 (9.28%) Mobile App
3 4 (4.12%) Algorithms
4 3 (3.09%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.09%) EPoS
4 3 (3.09%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (2.06%) Cloud Native
5 2 (2.06%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.06%) EMC VNX
5 2 (2.06%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (2.06%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (2.06%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.03%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (1.03%) Analytical Mindset
6 1 (1.03%) Blog
6 1 (1.03%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.03%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.03%) FMCG
6 1 (1.03%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.15%) Linux
2 3 (3.09%) Android
2 3 (3.09%) Apple iOS
2 3 (3.09%) Windows
3 2 (2.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.03%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (31.96%) E-Commerce
2 30 (30.93%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (22.68%) Front End Development
4 20 (20.62%) Software Engineering
5 17 (17.53%) Business Intelligence
6 14 (14.43%) DevOps
7 11 (11.34%) SDLC
8 10 (10.31%) Fintech
8 10 (10.31%) Microservices
9 9 (9.28%) DevSecOps
10 8 (8.25%) ETL
10 8 (8.25%) Infrastructure as Code
11 7 (7.22%) Scrum
11 7 (7.22%) Threat Modelling
12 6 (6.19%) Artificial Intelligence
13 4 (4.12%) Analytics
13 4 (4.12%) CRM
13 4 (4.12%) Cybersecurity
13 4 (4.12%) Data Analysis
13 4 (4.12%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 16 (16.49%) JavaScript
2 15 (15.46%) Python
3 13 (13.40%) SQL
4 12 (12.37%) Java
5 6 (6.19%) PowerShell
5 6 (6.19%) TypeScript
6 5 (5.15%) C#
7 3 (3.09%) C++
8 2 (2.06%) Go
8 2 (2.06%) Perl
8 2 (2.06%) R
9 1 (1.03%) Apex Code
9 1 (1.03%) C
9 1 (1.03%) Java 8
9 1 (1.03%) Scala
9 1 (1.03%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.03%) SOQL
9 1 (1.03%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (5.15%) Degree
2 1 (1.03%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.03%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.06%) QA
System Software
1 11 (11.34%) Docker
2 2 (2.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.06%) vSphere
3 1 (1.03%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 14 (14.43%) Kubernetes
2 10 (10.31%) Terraform
3 5 (5.15%) Ansible
4 4 (4.12%) Istio
5 2 (2.06%) NetBackup
5 2 (2.06%) SCCM
5 2 (2.06%) SCOM
6 1 (1.03%) Grafana
Vendors
1 9 (9.28%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.19%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (5.15%) Databricks
3 5 (5.15%) Oracle
3 5 (5.15%) SAP
4 2 (2.06%) Cisco
4 2 (2.06%) hybris
4 2 (2.06%) Juniper
4 2 (2.06%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.06%) SolarWinds
4 2 (2.06%) Symantec
4 2 (2.06%) VMware
5 1 (1.03%) ATG
5 1 (1.03%) Demandware
5 1 (1.03%) MapR
5 1 (1.03%) Retek