Period
to 17 February 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 17 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
Central London > City of London
6 months to
17 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 85 98 76
Rank change year-on-year +13 -22 -38
Permanent jobs citing Retail 308 332 424
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 3.40% 3.23% 3.98%
As % of the General category 6.71% 6.43% 6.73%
Number of salaries quoted 262 309 373
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £64,000 £64,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.56% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £40,000 £36,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £103,000
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +4.35%

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 4,590 5,167 6,301
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 50.66% 50.35% 59.09%
Number of salaries quoted 3,897 4,577 5,655
City of London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +4.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £37,200
90th Percentile £105,000 £97,000 £97,500
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 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 February 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 17 February 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 -5 13 - -
Retail
Central London

For the 6 months to 17 February 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.

1 115 (37.34%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (27.27%) E-Commerce
3 79 (25.65%) Finance
4 72 (23.38%) AWS
5 59 (19.16%) JavaScript
6 55 (17.86%) Python
7 47 (15.26%) Docker
7 47 (15.26%) DevOps
8 46 (14.94%) Azure
9 45 (14.61%) SQL
10 43 (13.96%) Scrum
11 42 (13.64%) Java
12 41 (13.31%) Software Engineering
13 39 (12.66%) CSS
14 38 (12.34%) HTML
15 37 (12.01%) React
16 36 (11.69%) TDD
16 36 (11.69%) Marketing
17 35 (11.36%) Node.js
18 33 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
18 33 (10.71%) User Experience
19 32 (10.39%) Degree
20 31 (10.06%) AngularJS
20 31 (10.06%) Analytics
20 31 (10.06%) Fintech
21 30 (9.74%) C#
22 27 (8.77%) Stakeholder Management
22 27 (8.77%) QA
23 26 (8.44%) Microservices
23 26 (8.44%) Problem-Solving

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 10 (3.25%) nginx
2 9 (2.92%) Apache Spark
2 9 (2.92%) Confluence
3 6 (1.95%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.30%) CMS
4 4 (1.30%) Drupal
4 4 (1.30%) Headless CMS
5 3 (0.97%) Apache
5 3 (0.97%) Apache Pig
5 3 (0.97%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.65%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.32%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.32%) JBoss
7 1 (0.32%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.32%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.32%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 12 (3.90%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.62%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (1.62%) InDesign
2 5 (1.62%) Photoshop
3 4 (1.30%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (0.97%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (0.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.97%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (0.97%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.65%) Adobe After Effects
5 2 (0.65%) Adobe XD
5 2 (0.65%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 5 (1.62%) SAP Business One
2 4 (1.30%) SAP S/4HANA
3 3 (0.97%) Magento
3 3 (0.97%) Sentinel
4 2 (0.65%) Shopify
5 1 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.32%) Misys Midas
5 1 (0.32%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.32%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (0.32%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 72 (23.38%) AWS
2 46 (14.94%) Azure
3 17 (5.52%) GCP
4 13 (4.22%) Serverless
5 12 (3.90%) Amazon S3
5 12 (3.90%) SaaS
6 7 (2.27%) AWS Lambda
7 5 (1.62%) GitHub
7 5 (1.62%) Google Analytics
8 4 (1.30%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (1.30%) Office 365
8 4 (1.30%) PaaS
8 4 (1.30%) SuccessFactors
9 3 (0.97%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 3 (0.97%) AWS CloudFormation
9 3 (0.97%) Power Platform
10 2 (0.65%) Amazon ECS
10 2 (0.65%) Amazon EKS
10 2 (0.65%) Azure Data Factory
10 2 (0.65%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.27%) Firewall
2 5 (1.62%) Intranet
3 4 (1.30%) VPN
4 3 (0.97%) Internet
4 3 (0.97%) LAN
4 3 (0.97%) MPLS
4 3 (0.97%) WAN
4 3 (0.97%) Wireless
5 2 (0.65%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (0.65%) DHCP
5 2 (0.65%) DNS
5 2 (0.65%) HSRP
5 2 (0.65%) IPsec
5 2 (0.65%) NetScaler
5 2 (0.65%) Skype
5 2 (0.65%) SSH
5 2 (0.65%) SSL
5 2 (0.65%) VoIP
6 1 (0.32%) NAS
6 1 (0.32%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (5.52%) SQL Server
2 14 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (3.57%) MySQL
4 10 (3.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 10 (3.25%) Big Data
4 10 (3.25%) Hadoop
4 10 (3.25%) Relational Database
5 9 (2.92%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (2.92%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (2.60%) Blockchain
7 7 (2.27%) MongoDB
8 6 (1.95%) NoSQL
9 5 (1.62%) Apache Hive
9 5 (1.62%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
10 3 (0.97%) Power BI
10 3 (0.97%) RDBMS
10 3 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (0.97%) Sqoop
11 2 (0.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 17 (5.52%) Git (software)
1 17 (5.52%) JIRA
2 13 (4.22%) Visual Studio
3 11 (3.57%) Jenkins
3 11 (3.57%) Maven
4 10 (3.25%) GoCD
4 10 (3.25%) Gradle
5 9 (2.92%) JUnit
6 8 (2.60%) webpack
7 5 (1.62%) GitLab
8 4 (1.30%) Gatling
8 4 (1.30%) Spock
9 3 (0.97%) Cucumber
9 3 (0.97%) Octopus Deploy
9 3 (0.97%) TeamCity
9 3 (0.97%) Visual Studio Team System
10 2 (0.65%) Mocha
10 2 (0.65%) PHPUnit
10 2 (0.65%) RSpec
10 2 (0.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 79 (25.65%) Finance
2 36 (11.69%) Marketing
3 21 (6.82%) Banking
4 18 (5.84%) Manufacturing
5 14 (4.55%) Advertising
6 11 (3.57%) Law
7 9 (2.92%) Public Sector
7 9 (2.92%) Telecoms
8 8 (2.60%) Games
9 7 (2.27%) Automotive
10 6 (1.95%) Back Office
11 4 (1.30%) Legal
12 3 (0.97%) Electronics
12 3 (0.97%) International Banking
12 3 (0.97%) Investment Banking
12 3 (0.97%) Police
12 3 (0.97%) Retail Banking
12 3 (0.97%) Retail Finance
13 2 (0.65%) General Ledger
13 2 (0.65%) German Language
Job Titles
1 92 (29.87%) Developer
2 38 (12.34%) Analyst
3 19 (6.17%) React Developer
3 19 (6.17%) Web Developer
4 16 (5.19%) Business Analyst
5 15 (4.87%) Junior
5 15 (4.87%) Python Developer
6 14 (4.55%) Consultant
6 14 (4.55%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 13 (4.22%) DevOps Engineer
8 12 (3.90%) Full Stack Developer
9 11 (3.57%) Architect
9 11 (3.57%) Data Analyst
9 11 (3.57%) Designer
9 11 (3.57%) E-Commerce Developer
10 10 (3.25%) Django Developer
10 10 (3.25%) E-Commerce Web Developer
10 10 (3.25%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 10 (3.25%) Software Engineer
10 10 (3.25%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (12.66%) CSS
2 38 (12.34%) HTML
3 37 (12.01%) React
4 35 (11.36%) Node.js
5 31 (10.06%) AngularJS
6 24 (7.79%) HTML5
7 23 (7.47%) .NET
8 19 (6.17%) CSS3
8 19 (6.17%) jQuery
9 18 (5.84%) Redux
10 14 (4.55%) Spring
11 13 (4.22%) Django
12 12 (3.90%) Web Services
13 11 (3.57%) ASP.NET
13 11 (3.57%) Hibernate
14 10 (3.25%) Kafka
15 8 (2.60%) RESTful
16 6 (1.95%) ASP.NET Web API
16 6 (1.95%) JSON
17 5 (1.62%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 33 (10.71%) User Experience
2 24 (7.79%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (6.49%) Greenfield Project
4 16 (5.19%) Mobile App
5 14 (4.55%) iPad
5 14 (4.55%) Management Information System
6 11 (3.57%) Social Media
7 10 (3.25%) Mobile Payment
8 9 (2.92%) Smart City
9 8 (2.60%) Analytical Mindset
9 8 (2.60%) Self-Motivation
10 7 (2.27%) Augmented Reality
11 6 (1.95%) Algorithms
11 6 (1.95%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (1.95%) Virtual Team
12 5 (1.62%) Public Cloud
13 4 (1.30%) Cloud Native
14 3 (0.97%) 3D Graphics
14 3 (0.97%) CCTV
14 3 (0.97%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 18 (5.84%) Linux
2 11 (3.57%) Android
2 11 (3.57%) Apple iOS
3 9 (2.92%) Windows
4 4 (1.30%) Unix
5 2 (0.65%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.32%) FreeNAS
6 1 (0.32%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (37.34%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (27.27%) E-Commerce
3 47 (15.26%) DevOps
4 43 (13.96%) Scrum
5 41 (13.31%) Software Engineering
6 36 (11.69%) TDD
7 33 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
8 31 (10.06%) Analytics
8 31 (10.06%) Fintech
9 27 (8.77%) Stakeholder Management
10 26 (8.44%) Microservices
10 26 (8.44%) Problem-Solving
11 24 (7.79%) SDLC
11 24 (7.79%) User Stories
12 23 (7.47%) Project Management
12 23 (7.47%) Web Development
13 21 (6.82%) Wireframes
14 18 (5.84%) Business Intelligence
15 17 (5.52%) B2C
15 17 (5.52%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 59 (19.16%) JavaScript
2 55 (17.86%) Python
3 45 (14.61%) SQL
4 42 (13.64%) Java
5 30 (9.74%) C#
6 19 (6.17%) PHP
7 12 (3.90%) C
8 10 (3.25%) C++
8 10 (3.25%) TypeScript
9 9 (2.92%) Java 8
10 8 (2.60%) Kotlin
10 8 (2.60%) Ruby
11 7 (2.27%) ES6
12 6 (1.95%) R
13 4 (1.30%) Apple Swift
13 4 (1.30%) Scala
14 3 (0.97%) Clojure
14 3 (0.97%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.65%) Bash Shell
15 2 (0.65%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (10.39%) Degree
2 7 (2.27%) CISM
2 7 (2.27%) CISSP
3 5 (1.62%) PMI Certification
4 3 (0.97%) ISEB
5 2 (0.65%) CCDP
5 2 (0.65%) CCIE
5 2 (0.65%) CCNP
5 2 (0.65%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.65%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (0.65%) PhD
5 2 (0.65%) PMP
6 1 (0.32%) CISA
6 1 (0.32%) CREST Certified
6 1 (0.32%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.32%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (8.77%) QA
2 8 (2.60%) SLA
3 7 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.30%) NIST
5 3 (0.97%) GDPR
5 3 (0.97%) PMO
6 2 (0.65%) NCSC
6 2 (0.65%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.65%) SEPA
7 1 (0.32%) Data Quality
System Software
1 47 (15.26%) Docker
2 4 (1.30%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.30%) HDFS
3 3 (0.97%) Apache Flume
3 3 (0.97%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.32%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.32%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.32%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 22 (7.14%) Kubernetes
2 15 (4.87%) Terraform
3 8 (2.60%) Ansible
4 6 (1.95%) Control-M
5 3 (0.97%) Hadoop YARN
5 3 (0.97%) SCCM
6 2 (0.65%) Grafana
6 2 (0.65%) Istio
6 2 (0.65%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (0.65%) Prometheus
6 2 (0.65%) Puppet
6 2 (0.65%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.32%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.32%) Docker Swarm
7 1 (0.32%) MOM
7 1 (0.32%) Packer
7 1 (0.32%) WSUS
Vendors
1 20 (6.49%) Microsoft
2 13 (4.22%) Google
2 13 (4.22%) SAP
3 10 (3.25%) Xamarin
4 9 (2.92%) Adobe
5 8 (2.60%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (1.95%) Ab Initio
6 6 (1.95%) hybris
6 6 (1.95%) Tableau
7 5 (1.62%) Cisco
7 5 (1.62%) Oracle
8 4 (1.30%) Cloudera
8 4 (1.30%) Hortonworks
9 3 (0.97%) MapR
9 3 (0.97%) Remedy
10 2 (0.65%) Forcepoint
10 2 (0.65%) HP
10 2 (0.65%) Meraki
10 2 (0.65%) NetApp
10 2 (0.65%) VMware