Period
to 8 April 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 8 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
Central London > City of London
6 months to
8 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 86 95 74
Rank change year-on-year +9 -21 -38
Permanent jobs citing Retail 284 330 426
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 3.30% 3.20% 3.95%
As % of the General category 6.48% 6.25% 6.70%
Number of salaries quoted 270 314 365
Median annual salary £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.85% +8.33% +4.35%
10th Percentile £27,250 £41,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £87,500 £98,750
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £63,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +3.17% +5.00% +9.09%

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 4,380 5,279 6,359
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 50.82% 51.17% 58.92%
Number of salaries quoted 3,763 4,649 5,634
Median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +4.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £38,350 £36,850 £37,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £97,500 £96,000
Central London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% -

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 8 April 2020.

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 8 April 2020. 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 -13 2 - -
Retail
Central London

For the 6 months to 8 April 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.

1 107 (37.68%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (27.46%) Finance
3 66 (23.24%) E-Commerce
4 49 (17.25%) AWS
4 49 (17.25%) DevOps
5 45 (15.85%) Docker
6 44 (15.49%) Python
7 43 (15.14%) Azure
8 41 (14.44%) Scrum
9 40 (14.08%) JavaScript
10 39 (13.73%) Marketing
11 38 (13.38%) Degree
12 36 (12.68%) SQL
12 36 (12.68%) Java
13 32 (11.27%) HTML
13 32 (11.27%) TDD
14 29 (10.21%) CSS
14 29 (10.21%) Kubernetes
15 27 (9.51%) C#
16 26 (9.15%) Banking
16 26 (9.15%) Analytics
16 26 (9.15%) React
16 26 (9.15%) GCP
16 26 (9.15%) User Experience
17 25 (8.80%) Continuous Integration
18 24 (8.45%) Software Engineering
19 23 (8.10%) Project Management
19 23 (8.10%) Node.js
19 23 (8.10%) Terraform
20 22 (7.75%) Analytical Skills

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 (4.23%) Confluence
2 11 (3.87%) Apache Spark
3 4 (1.41%) Drupal
3 4 (1.41%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.06%) Apache
4 3 (1.06%) Apache Pig
4 3 (1.06%) CMS
4 3 (1.06%) Headless CMS
5 2 (0.70%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.70%) nginx
6 1 (0.35%) JBoss
6 1 (0.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 13 (4.58%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (3.87%) Photoshop
3 8 (2.82%) Adobe Illustrator
4 7 (2.46%) Microsoft Excel
5 6 (2.11%) InDesign
5 6 (2.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 6 (2.11%) Microsoft Project
6 4 (1.41%) Sketch
7 3 (1.06%) Adobe After Effects
7 3 (1.06%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 3 (1.06%) MS Visio
8 2 (0.70%) Adobe XD
9 1 (0.35%) Adobe Premiere
9 1 (0.35%) InVision
Business Applications
1 3 (1.06%) SAP Business One
1 3 (1.06%) Sentinel
2 2 (0.70%) Shopify
3 1 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.35%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.35%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.35%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (0.35%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 49 (17.25%) AWS
2 43 (15.14%) Azure
3 26 (9.15%) GCP
4 14 (4.93%) SaaS
5 7 (2.46%) Serverless
6 5 (1.76%) Amazon S3
6 5 (1.76%) AWS Lambda
6 5 (1.76%) Office 365
7 4 (1.41%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 4 (1.41%) GitHub
7 4 (1.41%) Power Platform
8 3 (1.06%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (1.06%) Dynamics 365
8 3 (1.06%) Google Analytics
8 3 (1.06%) PaaS
9 2 (0.70%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.70%) Amazon EMR
9 2 (0.70%) Amazon SQS
9 2 (0.70%) Heroku
9 2 (0.70%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.76%) Intranet
2 2 (0.70%) Firewall
3 1 (0.35%) Network Security
3 1 (0.35%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (4.93%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.23%) Hadoop
3 10 (3.52%) Big Data
3 10 (3.52%) Blockchain
3 10 (3.52%) MySQL
4 8 (2.82%) Apache Hive
4 8 (2.82%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (2.82%) NoSQL
5 6 (2.11%) Relational Database
6 5 (1.76%) HBase
6 5 (1.76%) MongoDB
6 5 (1.76%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (1.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (1.41%) Power BI
8 3 (1.06%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 3 (1.06%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (1.06%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.06%) Sqoop
9 2 (0.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (0.70%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 18 (6.34%) JIRA
2 16 (5.63%) Git (software)
3 10 (3.52%) JUnit
4 8 (2.82%) Visual Studio
5 7 (2.46%) Jenkins
5 7 (2.46%) Maven
5 7 (2.46%) webpack
6 6 (2.11%) Gradle
7 5 (1.76%) Gatling
7 5 (1.76%) Spock
8 4 (1.41%) GitLab
9 3 (1.06%) Octopus Deploy
9 3 (1.06%) TeamCity
9 3 (1.06%) Visual Studio Team System
10 2 (0.70%) Axure RP
10 2 (0.70%) Babel
10 2 (0.70%) Balsamiq
10 2 (0.70%) Dreamweaver
10 2 (0.70%) GoCD
11 1 (0.35%) git-flow
General
1 78 (27.46%) Finance
2 39 (13.73%) Marketing
3 26 (9.15%) Banking
4 17 (5.99%) Advertising
5 16 (5.63%) Law
6 12 (4.23%) Manufacturing
6 12 (4.23%) Telecoms
7 11 (3.87%) Public Sector
8 7 (2.46%) Automotive
8 7 (2.46%) Games
8 7 (2.46%) Pharmaceutical
9 5 (1.76%) Legal
10 4 (1.41%) German Language
11 3 (1.06%) Back Office
11 3 (1.06%) Electronics
11 3 (1.06%) Investment Banking
11 3 (1.06%) Police
12 2 (0.70%) Italian Language
12 2 (0.70%) Publishing
12 2 (0.70%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 68 (23.94%) Developer
2 24 (8.45%) Analyst
3 18 (6.34%) Consultant
3 18 (6.34%) Designer
4 15 (5.28%) DevOps Engineer
4 15 (5.28%) Junior
4 15 (5.28%) Product Manager
5 11 (3.87%) React Developer
6 10 (3.52%) Full Stack Developer
6 10 (3.52%) Java Developer
6 10 (3.52%) Senior Developer
7 9 (3.17%) Software Engineer
8 8 (2.82%) .NET Developer
8 8 (2.82%) Architect
8 8 (2.82%) Java Engineer
8 8 (2.82%) UX Designer
9 7 (2.46%) Business Analyst
9 7 (2.46%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 7 (2.46%) IT Manager
9 7 (2.46%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (11.27%) HTML
2 29 (10.21%) CSS
3 26 (9.15%) React
4 23 (8.10%) Node.js
5 21 (7.39%) AngularJS
6 20 (7.04%) .NET
7 17 (5.99%) HTML5
8 16 (5.63%) Spring
9 12 (4.23%) CSS3
10 11 (3.87%) Spring Boot
11 10 (3.52%) Hibernate
11 10 (3.52%) Redux
11 10 (3.52%) Web Services
12 9 (3.17%) RESTful
13 8 (2.82%) ASP.NET Web API
13 8 (2.82%) jQuery
14 7 (2.46%) .NET Core
14 7 (2.46%) ASP.NET
15 6 (2.11%) Kafka
15 6 (2.11%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 26 (9.15%) User Experience
2 22 (7.75%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (5.99%) Greenfield Project
4 16 (5.63%) Mobile App
5 11 (3.87%) Smart City
6 8 (2.82%) Cloud Native
6 8 (2.82%) Management Information System
7 7 (2.46%) Algorithms
7 7 (2.46%) Analytical Mindset
7 7 (2.46%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (2.46%) Self-Motivation
7 7 (2.46%) Social Media
8 6 (2.11%) Data Centre
8 6 (2.11%) iPad
9 5 (1.76%) Augmented Reality
9 5 (1.76%) Virtual Team
10 4 (1.41%) 3D Graphics
10 4 (1.41%) Public Cloud
10 4 (1.41%) Video Conferencing
11 3 (1.06%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 21 (7.39%) Linux
2 9 (3.17%) Windows
3 7 (2.46%) Apple iOS
4 6 (2.11%) Android
5 3 (1.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.35%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (37.68%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (23.24%) E-Commerce
3 49 (17.25%) DevOps
4 41 (14.44%) Scrum
5 32 (11.27%) TDD
6 26 (9.15%) Analytics
7 25 (8.80%) Continuous Integration
8 24 (8.45%) Software Engineering
9 23 (8.10%) Project Management
10 22 (7.75%) Microservices
10 22 (7.75%) Stakeholder Management
11 20 (7.04%) Fintech
12 19 (6.69%) Problem-Solving
13 18 (6.34%) Migration
13 18 (6.34%) SDLC
14 16 (5.63%) Test Automation
15 15 (5.28%) Business Intelligence
15 15 (5.28%) Decision-Making
15 15 (5.28%) User Stories
16 13 (4.58%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 44 (15.49%) Python
2 40 (14.08%) JavaScript
3 36 (12.68%) Java
3 36 (12.68%) SQL
4 27 (9.51%) C#
5 17 (5.99%) PHP
6 15 (5.28%) C
7 13 (4.58%) C++
7 13 (4.58%) Java 8
8 7 (2.46%) ES6
8 7 (2.46%) TypeScript
9 6 (2.11%) R
10 4 (1.41%) Apple Swift
10 4 (1.41%) Kotlin
10 4 (1.41%) Ruby
11 3 (1.06%) Scala
11 3 (1.06%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.70%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.70%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 38 (13.38%) Degree
2 7 (2.46%) CISM
2 7 (2.46%) CISSP
3 4 (1.41%) CREST Certified
3 4 (1.41%) PMI Certification
4 3 (1.06%) ISEB
4 3 (1.06%) MCITP
4 3 (1.06%) MCSE
4 3 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.70%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.35%) CISA
6 1 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.35%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.35%) PMP
6 1 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.35%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (7.39%) QA
2 7 (2.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.41%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.41%) NIST
4 3 (1.06%) GDPR
4 3 (1.06%) PMO
4 3 (1.06%) SLA
5 2 (0.70%) NCSC
5 2 (0.70%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.35%) COBIT
System Software
1 45 (15.85%) Docker
2 7 (2.46%) HDFS
3 4 (1.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.06%) Apache Flume
4 3 (1.06%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.35%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.35%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 29 (10.21%) Kubernetes
2 23 (8.10%) Terraform
3 10 (3.52%) Ansible
4 3 (1.06%) Grafana
4 3 (1.06%) Hadoop YARN
5 2 (0.70%) Istio
5 2 (0.70%) Prometheus
5 2 (0.70%) Puppet
5 2 (0.70%) SCCM
5 2 (0.70%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.35%) Control-M
6 1 (0.35%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (0.35%) HP ALM
6 1 (0.35%) Packer
Vendors
1 21 (7.39%) Microsoft
2 16 (5.63%) Google
3 13 (4.58%) Adobe
4 9 (3.17%) Oracle
4 9 (3.17%) Salesforce.com
5 8 (2.82%) SAP
6 6 (2.11%) Tableau
7 5 (1.76%) Xamarin
8 4 (1.41%) Cloudera
8 4 (1.41%) CyberArk
8 4 (1.41%) Hortonworks
8 4 (1.41%) VMware
9 3 (1.06%) BeyondTrust
9 3 (1.06%) ForgeRock
9 3 (1.06%) MapR
9 3 (1.06%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.06%) Remedy
10 2 (0.70%) Apple
10 2 (0.70%) Cisco
10 2 (0.70%) NetApp