Period
to 20 April 2021

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 20 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
Central London > City of London
6 months to
20 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 121 90 92
Rank change year-on-year -31 +2 -15
Permanent jobs citing Retail 117 262 337
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 2.39% 3.18% 3.29%
As % of the General category 4.80% 6.24% 6.35%
Number of salaries quoted 114 228 300
10th Percentile £46,250 £28,850 £41,250
25th Percentile £52,500 £46,250 £48,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £62,500 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year +12.00% - +4.17%
75th Percentile £87,188 £76,063 £80,000
90th Percentile £97,500 £88,750 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £75,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +15.38% +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 2,439 4,196 5,306
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 49.76% 50.90% 51.82%
Number of salaries quoted 2,100 3,648 4,700
10th Percentile £42,500 £38,250 £36,250
25th Percentile £54,313 £50,000 £49,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% +3.85% +4.00%
75th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £82,500
90th Percentile £110,000 £106,250 £97,500
Central London median annual salary £75,000 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +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 20 April 2021.

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 20 April 2021. 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
Moorgate - 1 £50,000 -
Retail
Central London

For the 6 months to 20 April 2021, 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 46 (39.32%) E-Commerce
2 45 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (30.77%) Finance
4 25 (21.37%) AWS
5 23 (19.66%) Azure
6 18 (15.38%) Degree
6 18 (15.38%) Python
6 18 (15.38%) GCP
7 16 (13.68%) React
7 16 (13.68%) SQL
8 15 (12.82%) JavaScript
8 15 (12.82%) Terraform
8 15 (12.82%) Analytics
9 14 (11.97%) Business Intelligence
9 14 (11.97%) Scrum
10 13 (11.11%) DevOps
11 12 (10.26%) Jenkins
11 12 (10.26%) Microservices
11 12 (10.26%) Java
11 12 (10.26%) QA
12 11 (9.40%) Marketing
13 10 (8.55%) Enterprise Architecture
13 10 (8.55%) Banking
13 10 (8.55%) Test Automation
13 10 (8.55%) Mentoring
13 10 (8.55%) Coaching
13 10 (8.55%) GraphQL
13 10 (8.55%) Kubernetes
13 10 (8.55%) User Stories
13 10 (8.55%) Next.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 7 (5.98%) WordPress
2 3 (2.56%) CMS
3 2 (1.71%) SAS
4 1 (0.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (1.71%) Figma
2 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (3.42%) SAP ERP
2 2 (1.71%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.85%) Magento
3 1 (0.85%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.85%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 25 (21.37%) AWS
2 23 (19.66%) Azure
3 18 (15.38%) GCP
4 6 (5.13%) Power Platform
5 5 (4.27%) IaaS
5 5 (4.27%) SaaS
5 5 (4.27%) Serverless
6 4 (3.42%) Azure Data Factory
7 3 (2.56%) Amazon EKS
7 3 (2.56%) Azure Functions
7 3 (2.56%) PaaS
8 2 (1.71%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (1.71%) Microsoft 365
9 1 (0.85%) Attraqt
9 1 (0.85%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.85%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.85%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.85%) Azure Logic Apps
9 1 (0.85%) Google Workspace
9 1 (0.85%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.71%) HTTP
1 2 (1.71%) Network Security
2 1 (0.85%) Firewall
2 1 (0.85%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.98%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.27%) Power BI
2 5 (4.27%) Relational Database
3 4 (3.42%) SAP HANA
3 4 (3.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (3.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (3.42%) Tableau
4 3 (2.56%) MongoDB
4 3 (2.56%) NoSQL
4 3 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (1.71%) Amazon Redshift
5 2 (1.71%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (1.71%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 2 (1.71%) Delta Lake
5 2 (1.71%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.85%) Data Lake
6 1 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.85%) Looker
6 1 (0.85%) Scylla
6 1 (0.85%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 12 (10.26%) Jenkins
2 5 (4.27%) Cucumber
3 4 (3.42%) Postman
4 3 (2.56%) Selenium
5 2 (1.71%) NUnit
5 2 (1.71%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.85%) Cypress.io
6 1 (0.85%) Grunt
6 1 (0.85%) gulp
6 1 (0.85%) JMeter
6 1 (0.85%) SonarQube
6 1 (0.85%) TestCafe
6 1 (0.85%) Travis CI
6 1 (0.85%) webpack
General
1 36 (30.77%) Finance
2 11 (9.40%) Marketing
3 10 (8.55%) Banking
4 9 (7.69%) Manufacturing
5 5 (4.27%) Advertising
5 5 (4.27%) Public Sector
6 4 (3.42%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.71%) Back Office
7 2 (1.71%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.71%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.85%) Electronics
8 1 (0.85%) Games
8 1 (0.85%) Law
8 1 (0.85%) Legal
8 1 (0.85%) Police
8 1 (0.85%) Publishing
8 1 (0.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (22.22%) Developer
2 13 (11.11%) React Developer
2 13 (11.11%) Senior Developer
3 12 (10.26%) Full Stack Developer
4 10 (8.55%) Architect
4 10 (8.55%) Senior Full Stack Developer
4 10 (8.55%) Senior React Developer
5 8 (6.84%) Analyst
5 8 (6.84%) Data Engineer
5 8 (6.84%) Solutions Architect
6 7 (5.98%) Consultant
6 7 (5.98%) DevOps Engineer
6 7 (5.98%) Functional Consultant
6 7 (5.98%) WordPress Developer
7 6 (5.13%) Azure Engineer
7 6 (5.13%) E-Commerce Developer
7 6 (5.13%) Enterprise Architect
8 4 (3.42%) E-Commerce Engineer
8 4 (3.42%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
8 4 (3.42%) Product Owner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (13.68%) React
2 10 (8.55%) GraphQL
2 10 (8.55%) Next.js
3 8 (6.84%) Vue.js
4 7 (5.98%) .NET
5 6 (5.13%) jQuery
5 6 (5.13%) RESTful
6 5 (4.27%) HTML
7 4 (3.42%) CSS
7 4 (3.42%) REST
7 4 (3.42%) Web Services
8 3 (2.56%) AngularJS
8 3 (2.56%) FIX Protocol
8 3 (2.56%) Middleware
8 3 (2.56%) Redux
9 2 (1.71%) .NET Core
9 2 (1.71%) HTML5
9 2 (1.71%) Kafka
9 2 (1.71%) Node.js
9 2 (1.71%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.69%) FMCG
2 6 (5.13%) User Experience
3 5 (4.27%) Reinsurance
4 4 (3.42%) Public Cloud
4 4 (3.42%) Robotics
5 3 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.56%) Derivative
5 3 (2.56%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.71%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (0.85%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (0.85%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.85%) Blog
7 1 (0.85%) Cloud Native
7 1 (0.85%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.85%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.85%) EMC VNX
7 1 (0.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.85%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.85%) PMI
7 1 (0.85%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.42%) Android
1 4 (3.42%) Apple iOS
2 3 (2.56%) Linux
3 1 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (39.32%) E-Commerce
2 45 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (12.82%) Analytics
4 14 (11.97%) Business Intelligence
4 14 (11.97%) Scrum
5 13 (11.11%) DevOps
6 12 (10.26%) Microservices
7 10 (8.55%) Coaching
7 10 (8.55%) Enterprise Architecture
7 10 (8.55%) Mentoring
7 10 (8.55%) Personalization
7 10 (8.55%) Test Automation
7 10 (8.55%) User Stories
8 9 (7.69%) BDD
8 9 (7.69%) Collaborative Working
8 9 (7.69%) Computer Science
8 9 (7.69%) Data Management
8 9 (7.69%) Pair Programming
8 9 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
8 9 (7.69%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 18 (15.38%) Python
2 16 (13.68%) SQL
3 15 (12.82%) JavaScript
4 12 (10.26%) Java
5 9 (7.69%) C#
6 7 (5.98%) PHP
7 3 (2.56%) C
7 3 (2.56%) C++
7 3 (2.56%) R
7 3 (2.56%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.71%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.85%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.85%) ES6
9 1 (0.85%) Kotlin
9 1 (0.85%) Perl
9 1 (0.85%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.85%) Ruby
9 1 (0.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 18 (15.38%) Degree
2 7 (5.98%) MBA
3 3 (2.56%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.71%) CISA
4 2 (1.71%) CISM
4 2 (1.71%) CISSP
4 2 (1.71%) CRISC
4 2 (1.71%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.71%) TOGAF Certification
5 1 (0.85%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.85%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.85%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.85%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.85%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (10.26%) QA
2 3 (2.56%) COBIT
3 2 (1.71%) GDPR
3 2 (1.71%) NIST
4 1 (0.85%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.85%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (5.13%) Docker
2 1 (0.85%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (12.82%) Terraform
2 10 (8.55%) Kubernetes
3 5 (4.27%) Ansible
4 2 (1.71%) Grafana
4 2 (1.71%) Kibana
5 1 (0.85%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.85%) Jamf Pro
5 1 (0.85%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.85%) Prometheus
5 1 (0.85%) SCCM
5 1 (0.85%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.98%) SAP
3 4 (3.42%) PeopleSoft
4 3 (2.56%) Google
4 3 (2.56%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.71%) Citrix
5 2 (1.71%) Databricks
5 2 (1.71%) PayPal
5 2 (1.71%) VMware
6 1 (0.85%) AppDynamics
6 1 (0.85%) ATG
6 1 (0.85%) Cisco
6 1 (0.85%) Demandware
6 1 (0.85%) Juniper
6 1 (0.85%) Oracle
6 1 (0.85%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.85%) SolarWinds
6 1 (0.85%) Splunk
6 1 (0.85%) Symantec
6 1 (0.85%) WooCommerce