Period
to 17 January 2022

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 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
Central London > City of London
6 months to
17 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 60 139 91
Rank change year-on-year +79 -48 +4
Permanent jobs citing Retail 272 73 303
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 4.46% 1.74% 3.31%
As % of the General category 7.43% 2.81% 5.41%
Number of salaries quoted 250 71 260
10th Percentile £47,500 £45,000 £25,000
25th Percentile £57,500 £56,875 £43,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £72,500 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year -3.45% +16.00% -3.85%
75th Percentile £91,250 £87,500 £81,250
90th Percentile £110,000 £93,750 £90,000
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £75,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -6.67% +15.38% +3.17%

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 3,659 2,596 5,603
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 60.04% 61.71% 61.13%
Number of salaries quoted 3,186 2,282 4,821
10th Percentile £42,500 £43,750 £36,250
25th Percentile £55,000 £53,750 £48,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £70,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year -0.71% +8.46% -
75th Percentile £91,250 £88,750 £82,500
90th Percentile £110,000 £105,000 £100,000
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year - +7.69% +4.00%

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 17 January 2022.

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 January 2022. 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 - 3 £67,500 - 1
Retail
Central London

For the 6 months to 17 January 2022, 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 93 (34.19%) AWS
2 87 (31.99%) E-Commerce
3 81 (29.78%) DevOps
4 77 (28.31%) Agile Software Development
5 66 (24.26%) Python
6 63 (23.16%) Docker
7 62 (22.79%) Java
8 59 (21.69%) Terraform
9 57 (20.96%) QA
10 55 (20.22%) Jenkins
10 55 (20.22%) Infrastructure as Code
11 48 (17.65%) Kubernetes
11 48 (17.65%) SQL
12 47 (17.28%) JavaScript
13 38 (13.97%) AWS CloudFormation
13 38 (13.97%) Re-Platforming
13 38 (13.97%) Azure
14 36 (13.24%) OO
15 33 (12.13%) Serverless
16 32 (11.76%) Social Skills
16 32 (11.76%) C#
16 32 (11.76%) Finance
16 32 (11.76%) GCP
17 31 (11.40%) REST
18 29 (10.66%) Business Intelligence
19 27 (9.93%) Linux
19 27 (9.93%) Scrum
19 27 (9.93%) Marketing
19 27 (9.93%) Postman
20 26 (9.56%) Decision-Making

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 8 (2.94%) SAS
1 8 (2.94%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.74%) Apache Spark
2 2 (0.74%) CMS
3 1 (0.37%) Apache
3 1 (0.37%) Confluence
3 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.37%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (2.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.74%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (0.74%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (1.10%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.37%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.37%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (0.37%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.37%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.37%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (0.37%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 93 (34.19%) AWS
2 38 (13.97%) AWS CloudFormation
2 38 (13.97%) Azure
3 33 (12.13%) Serverless
4 32 (11.76%) GCP
5 18 (6.62%) SaaS
6 13 (4.78%) Power Platform
7 12 (4.41%) Amazon S3
8 10 (3.68%) Dynamics 365
9 9 (3.31%) Amazon ECS
9 9 (3.31%) Amazon SQS
10 8 (2.94%) BrowserStack
11 7 (2.57%) Amazon EC2
11 7 (2.57%) AWS Lambda
11 7 (2.57%) AWS Step Functions
11 7 (2.57%) Azure Monitor
11 7 (2.57%) GitHub
11 7 (2.57%) IaaS
11 7 (2.57%) PaaS
11 7 (2.57%) Snowflake
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.21%) AMQP
1 6 (2.21%) DNS
2 3 (1.10%) LAN
3 1 (0.37%) Firewall
3 1 (0.37%) SAN
3 1 (0.37%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.37%) tcpdump
3 1 (0.37%) VoIP
3 1 (0.37%) VPN
3 1 (0.37%) WAN
3 1 (0.37%) Wireshark
3 1 (0.37%) WPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (7.35%) Big Data
2 19 (6.99%) Data Warehouse
3 16 (5.88%) SQL Server
4 13 (4.78%) Power BI
5 12 (4.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 12 (4.41%) NoSQL
5 12 (4.41%) PostgreSQL
5 12 (4.41%) Relational Database
6 11 (4.04%) MongoDB
7 8 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (2.57%) Redis
9 6 (2.21%) Amazon Athena
9 6 (2.21%) Amazon Redshift
9 6 (2.21%) BigQuery
10 5 (1.84%) Data Vault
11 4 (1.47%) Tableau
12 2 (0.74%) Azure SQL Database
12 2 (0.74%) Data Lake
12 2 (0.74%) MySQL
12 2 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 55 (20.22%) Jenkins
2 27 (9.93%) Postman
3 23 (8.46%) Cucumber
4 18 (6.62%) Git (software)
4 18 (6.62%) Selenium
5 14 (5.15%) Cypress.io
6 12 (4.41%) Protractor
7 10 (3.68%) Android Studio
7 10 (3.68%) Charles Proxy
7 10 (3.68%) Xcode
8 8 (2.94%) SpecFlow
9 6 (2.21%) GitLab
9 6 (2.21%) Octopus Deploy
9 6 (2.21%) TeamCity
9 6 (2.21%) Visual Studio
10 4 (1.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (1.47%) SonarQube
11 2 (0.74%) CircleCI
11 2 (0.74%) CocoaPods
11 2 (0.74%) git-flow
General
1 32 (11.76%) Finance
1 32 (11.76%) Social Skills
2 27 (9.93%) Marketing
3 13 (4.78%) Manufacturing
4 11 (4.04%) Advertising
4 11 (4.04%) Influencing Skills
5 10 (3.68%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (2.94%) Presentation Skills
6 8 (2.94%) Public Sector
7 7 (2.57%) Banking
8 6 (2.21%) Automotive
8 6 (2.21%) Financial Institution
9 4 (1.47%) Games
9 4 (1.47%) Retail Finance
10 3 (1.10%) Investment Banking
10 3 (1.10%) Law
10 3 (1.10%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.74%) Electronics
11 2 (0.74%) Legal
11 2 (0.74%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 60 (22.06%) E-Commerce Engineer
2 41 (15.07%) DevOps Engineer
3 39 (14.34%) Developer
4 30 (11.03%) QA Engineer
5 22 (8.09%) Analyst
6 19 (6.99%) Architect
6 19 (6.99%) Data Engineer
7 16 (5.88%) Senior Developer
7 16 (5.88%) Senior DevOps
7 16 (5.88%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 13 (4.78%) Consultant
9 12 (4.41%) AWS Engineer
9 12 (4.41%) Business Sales Executive
9 12 (4.41%) New Business Sales Executive
9 12 (4.41%) Sales Executive
9 12 (4.41%) Salesforce Executive
9 12 (4.41%) Test Engineer
10 10 (3.68%) Cloud Engineer
10 10 (3.68%) Junior
10 10 (3.68%) Mobile Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (11.40%) REST
2 16 (5.88%) .NET
3 12 (4.41%) Kafka
4 11 (4.04%) RESTful
5 10 (3.68%) React
6 9 (3.31%) HTML
6 9 (3.31%) Node.js
7 8 (2.94%) ASP.NET
7 8 (2.94%) CSS
8 6 (2.21%) .NET Core
8 6 (2.21%) Django
8 6 (2.21%) FastAPI
8 6 (2.21%) Flask
8 6 (2.21%) Spring
8 6 (2.21%) SQLAlchemy
8 6 (2.21%) WebSockets
9 5 (1.84%) Gherkin
9 5 (1.84%) Visualforce
9 5 (1.84%) Web Services
10 4 (1.47%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (6.99%) Mobile App
2 10 (3.68%) Hybrid Cloud
3 8 (2.94%) User Experience
4 6 (2.21%) Video on Demand
4 6 (2.21%) Video\Live Streaming
5 4 (1.47%) Reinsurance
6 3 (1.10%) e-Learning
6 3 (1.10%) Life Science
7 2 (0.74%) Blog
7 2 (0.74%) EPoS
7 2 (0.74%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (0.74%) Housing Association
7 2 (0.74%) Legacy Code
7 2 (0.74%) Mobile Computing
8 1 (0.37%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.37%) Augmented Reality
8 1 (0.37%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.37%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.37%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.37%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 27 (9.93%) Linux
2 18 (6.62%) Android
3 9 (3.31%) Windows
4 8 (2.94%) Apple iOS
5 6 (2.21%) VMS
6 5 (1.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.10%) CentOS
7 3 (1.10%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.74%) AIX
8 2 (0.74%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.74%) Unix
8 2 (0.74%) Windows Server 2016
9 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (31.99%) E-Commerce
2 81 (29.78%) DevOps
3 77 (28.31%) Agile Software Development
4 55 (20.22%) Infrastructure as Code
5 38 (13.97%) Re-Platforming
6 36 (13.24%) OO
7 29 (10.66%) Business Intelligence
8 27 (9.93%) Scrum
9 26 (9.56%) Decision-Making
9 26 (9.56%) Test Strategy
10 25 (9.19%) API Testing
11 24 (8.82%) Microservices
11 24 (8.82%) Software Engineering
12 22 (8.09%) Manual Testing
13 21 (7.72%) Migration
13 21 (7.72%) Test Automation
14 20 (7.35%) CRM
15 19 (6.99%) Coaching
16 18 (6.62%) Fintech
17 16 (5.88%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 66 (24.26%) Python
2 62 (22.79%) Java
3 48 (17.65%) SQL
4 47 (17.28%) JavaScript
5 32 (11.76%) C#
6 18 (6.62%) Bash
7 10 (3.68%) C++
7 10 (3.68%) Ruby
7 10 (3.68%) TypeScript
8 9 (3.31%) PowerShell
9 8 (2.94%) Kotlin
10 7 (2.57%) Scala
11 6 (2.21%) Apple Swift
11 6 (2.21%) Go
11 6 (2.21%) T-SQL
12 5 (1.84%) Apex Code
13 4 (1.47%) PHP
14 3 (1.10%) Java 8
14 3 (1.10%) R
15 2 (0.74%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (3.68%) Degree
2 6 (2.21%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (1.47%) Master's Degree
3 4 (1.47%) PhD
4 2 (0.74%) CISM
4 2 (0.74%) CISMP
4 2 (0.74%) CISSP
4 2 (0.74%) TOGAF Certification
5 1 (0.37%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.37%) CCNP
5 1 (0.37%) CISA
5 1 (0.37%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.37%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (20.96%) QA
2 9 (3.31%) GDPR
3 7 (2.57%) Data Quality
4 5 (1.84%) Accessibility
5 1 (0.37%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.37%) PMO
5 1 (0.37%) SLA
System Software
1 63 (23.16%) Docker
2 7 (2.57%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (1.84%) vSphere
4 3 (1.10%) Active Directory
4 3 (1.10%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.37%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 59 (21.69%) Terraform
2 48 (17.65%) Kubernetes
3 14 (5.15%) Ansible
4 3 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (1.10%) Puppet
Vendors
1 26 (9.56%) Salesforce.com
2 20 (7.35%) Microsoft
3 8 (2.94%) Oracle
4 4 (1.47%) IBM
4 4 (1.47%) VMware
5 3 (1.10%) Cisco
5 3 (1.10%) Red Hat
5 3 (1.10%) SAP
6 2 (0.74%) Apple
7 1 (0.37%) Adobe
7 1 (0.37%) Bloomberg
7 1 (0.37%) Cadence
7 1 (0.37%) Citrix
7 1 (0.37%) EMC
7 1 (0.37%) FactSet
7 1 (0.37%) hybris
7 1 (0.37%) Kronos
7 1 (0.37%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.37%) Splunk
7 1 (0.37%) Sun