Period
to 20 January 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 6 months to 20 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
England > East Midlands
6 months to
20 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 26 17 26
Rank change year-on-year -9 +9 -9
Permanent jobs citing Retail 283 472 416
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 7.70% 11.26% 8.10%
As % of the General category 23.58% 27.08% 22.51%
Number of salaries quoted 227 348 358
East Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £25,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £64,125 £85,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -4.76%

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 East Midlands with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1,200 1,743 1,848
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 32.66% 41.59% 36.00%
Number of salaries quoted 956 1,180 1,497
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.58% +0.59% -
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,850 £71,250
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Retail as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Retail in the East Midlands

Retail
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Retail in the East Midlands.

Salary trend for Retail in the East Midlands

Retail
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Retail in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 20 January 2020.

Salary histogram for Retail in the East Midlands

Retail
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 January 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
Northamptonshire +3 95 £53,750 -10.42% 9
Nottinghamshire -20 74 £47,500 +5.56% 24
Derbyshire +13 67 £45,000 -4.76% 13
Leicestershire -45 29 £47,000 +4.44% 25
Lincolnshire -4 9 £32,500 +20.37% 4
Retail
England

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Retail.

1 76 (26.86%) Microsoft
2 71 (25.09%) Agile Software Development
3 65 (22.97%) Finance
4 55 (19.43%) SQL
5 54 (19.08%) ITIL
5 54 (19.08%) Azure
6 53 (18.73%) C#
7 51 (18.02%) SQL Server
8 50 (17.67%) .NET
9 48 (16.96%) Windows
10 45 (15.90%) AWS
11 41 (14.49%) JavaScript
12 38 (13.43%) PowerShell
13 36 (12.72%) Multichannel Retail
14 35 (12.37%) Analytical Skills
14 35 (12.37%) CRM
15 34 (12.01%) E-Commerce
15 34 (12.01%) HTML
16 33 (11.66%) CSS
17 30 (10.60%) ASP.NET
17 30 (10.60%) Linux
17 30 (10.60%) Unit Testing
17 30 (10.60%) Data Centre
18 29 (10.25%) ServiceNow
18 29 (10.25%) SAP
18 29 (10.25%) NHS
19 28 (9.89%) Firewall
19 28 (9.89%) Active Directory
19 28 (9.89%) Business Intelligence
19 28 (9.89%) Web Services

Retail
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 21 (7.42%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.12%) CMS
2 6 (2.12%) MS Exchange
3 5 (1.77%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.35%) Confluence
4 1 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.35%) MQSeries
4 1 (0.35%) WebLogic
Applications
1 11 (3.89%) Microsoft Excel
1 11 (3.89%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (1.41%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.06%) Adobe XD
4 2 (0.71%) InVision
4 2 (0.71%) Sketch
5 1 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.35%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.35%) InDesign
5 1 (0.35%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 18 (6.36%) SAP EHS
2 6 (2.12%) SAP S/4HANA
3 5 (1.77%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (1.41%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.71%) Magento
5 2 (0.71%) NetSuite
5 2 (0.71%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.35%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.35%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.35%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.35%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.35%) SAP MM
6 1 (0.35%) SAP Payroll
6 1 (0.35%) SAP SCM
6 1 (0.35%) SAP SD
6 1 (0.35%) Social Studio
Cloud Services
1 54 (19.08%) Azure
2 45 (15.90%) AWS
3 28 (9.89%) Office 365
4 26 (9.19%) SaaS
5 11 (3.89%) Power Platform
6 9 (3.18%) GCP
7 8 (2.83%) IaaS
7 8 (2.83%) PaaS
8 6 (2.12%) Dynamics 365
9 5 (1.77%) Azure Active Directory
10 3 (1.06%) AWS CloudFormation
10 3 (1.06%) GitHub
11 2 (0.71%) AWS CodeBuild
11 2 (0.71%) Google Analytics
11 2 (0.71%) SuccessFactors
12 1 (0.35%) Adobe Analytics
12 1 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
12 1 (0.35%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.35%) Amazon SQS
12 1 (0.35%) Google Sheets
Communications & Networking
1 28 (9.89%) Firewall
2 16 (5.65%) WAN
3 14 (4.95%) SAN
4 11 (3.89%) Network Security
4 11 (3.89%) VPN
5 10 (3.53%) Cisco Nexus
5 10 (3.53%) LAN
6 9 (3.18%) Cisco IOS
6 9 (3.18%) DHCP
6 9 (3.18%) DNS
6 9 (3.18%) NX-OS
7 8 (2.83%) VoIP
8 6 (2.12%) VLAN
9 5 (1.77%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (1.77%) IP Telephony
9 5 (1.77%) Skype
9 5 (1.77%) SSL
9 5 (1.77%) Wireshark
10 4 (1.41%) TCP/IP
11 2 (0.71%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (18.02%) SQL Server
2 17 (6.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (4.95%) MySQL
4 13 (4.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (4.24%) SQL Server 2012
6 11 (3.89%) Power BI
7 8 (2.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (1.41%) Big Data
8 4 (1.41%) Oracle Database
8 4 (1.41%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.71%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (0.71%) Data Mining
9 2 (0.71%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.71%) OLTP
9 2 (0.71%) UniData
10 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.35%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.35%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.35%) RavenDB
10 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (3.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (2.12%) Git (software)
3 5 (1.77%) JIRA
4 4 (1.41%) ERwin
5 3 (1.06%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (1.06%) Selenium
5 3 (1.06%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.71%) Axure RP
6 2 (0.71%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.71%) Maven
7 1 (0.35%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.35%) Fiddler
7 1 (0.35%) JUnit
7 1 (0.35%) Mockito
General
1 65 (22.97%) Finance
2 20 (7.07%) Manufacturing
3 10 (3.53%) Telecoms
4 7 (2.47%) Banking
5 6 (2.12%) Marketing
6 5 (1.77%) Games
7 2 (0.71%) Local Government
7 2 (0.71%) Public Sector
8 1 (0.35%) Back Office
8 1 (0.35%) Electronics
8 1 (0.35%) French Language
8 1 (0.35%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 81 (28.62%) Developer
2 59 (20.85%) Analyst
3 29 (10.25%) Senior Developer
4 18 (6.36%) SAP Developer
5 17 (6.01%) Senior SAP Developer
6 16 (5.65%) Support Analyst
7 12 (4.24%) Server Analyst
7 12 (4.24%) Web Developer
8 11 (3.89%) .NET Developer
8 11 (3.89%) IT Manager
9 10 (3.53%) DBA
9 10 (3.53%) Network Engineer
9 10 (3.53%) PHP Developer
9 10 (3.53%) Project Manager
9 10 (3.53%) Senior Network Engineer
9 10 (3.53%) Server Support
9 10 (3.53%) Server Support Analyst
10 9 (3.18%) Consultant
10 9 (3.18%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 9 (3.18%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (17.67%) .NET
2 34 (12.01%) HTML
3 33 (11.66%) CSS
4 30 (10.60%) ASP.NET
5 28 (9.89%) Web Services
6 21 (7.42%) ASP.NET MVC
7 20 (7.07%) jQuery
8 18 (6.36%) BAPI
8 18 (6.36%) IDoc
8 18 (6.36%) SAP Smart Forms
9 14 (4.95%) .NET Core
10 12 (4.24%) HTML5
11 11 (3.89%) .NET Framework
11 11 (3.89%) LINQ
11 11 (3.89%) React
12 10 (3.53%) Entity Framework
12 10 (3.53%) WCF
13 9 (3.18%) ASP.NET Web API
13 9 (3.18%) CSS3
14 8 (2.83%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 35 (12.37%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (10.60%) Data Centre
3 29 (10.25%) NHS
4 19 (6.71%) Management Information System
4 19 (6.71%) Self-Motivation
5 11 (3.89%) Public Cloud
6 10 (3.53%) Greenfield Project
7 9 (3.18%) AS400
7 9 (3.18%) CMDB
7 9 (3.18%) FMCG
7 9 (3.18%) iSeries
7 9 (3.18%) Mobile App
7 9 (3.18%) User Experience
8 8 (2.83%) EPoS
9 7 (2.47%) Smartphone
10 5 (1.77%) Replication
11 4 (1.41%) Robotics
12 2 (0.71%) Data Structures
12 2 (0.71%) Driving Licence
12 2 (0.71%) HP Superdome
Operating Systems
1 48 (16.96%) Windows
2 30 (10.60%) Linux
3 14 (4.95%) Windows 10
4 11 (3.89%) Windows Server
5 10 (3.53%) Windows 7
5 10 (3.53%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (3.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (3.18%) Ubuntu
7 8 (2.83%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (2.47%) AIX
8 7 (2.47%) Windows 8
9 4 (1.41%) Unix
9 4 (1.41%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.71%) HPUX
11 1 (0.35%) Android
11 1 (0.35%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.35%) CentOS
11 1 (0.35%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (0.35%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.35%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (25.09%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (19.08%) ITIL
3 36 (12.72%) Multichannel Retail
4 35 (12.37%) CRM
5 34 (12.01%) E-Commerce
6 30 (10.60%) Unit Testing
7 28 (9.89%) Business Intelligence
7 28 (9.89%) DevOps
7 28 (9.89%) Problem-Solving
7 28 (9.89%) Web Development
8 26 (9.19%) Scrum
9 25 (8.83%) Service Management
10 24 (8.48%) MVC
11 23 (8.13%) ERP
12 21 (7.42%) Change Control
13 20 (7.07%) Service Delivery
13 20 (7.07%) Stakeholder Management
14 19 (6.71%) Continuous Improvement
14 19 (6.71%) OO
14 19 (6.71%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 55 (19.43%) SQL
2 53 (18.73%) C#
3 41 (14.49%) JavaScript
4 38 (13.43%) PowerShell
5 23 (8.13%) T-SQL
6 18 (6.36%) ABAP
6 18 (6.36%) SAPscript
7 13 (4.59%) PHP
8 9 (3.18%) C++
9 7 (2.47%) Java
10 5 (1.77%) C
10 5 (1.77%) PL/SQL
10 5 (1.77%) VBScript
11 3 (1.06%) Python
12 2 (0.71%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 2 (0.71%) Perl
12 2 (0.71%) VB
13 1 (0.35%) ES6
13 1 (0.35%) PHP 7
13 1 (0.35%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 26 (9.19%) Degree
2 12 (4.24%) ITIL Certification
3 11 (3.89%) CCNP
3 11 (3.89%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (3.89%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (3.53%) CISSP
5 9 (3.18%) Master's Degree
6 8 (2.83%) CISM
7 5 (1.77%) Computer Science Degree
7 5 (1.77%) MCSA
7 5 (1.77%) MCSE
8 4 (1.41%) CCNA
8 4 (1.41%) ISEB
8 4 (1.41%) OCA
8 4 (1.41%) OCP
8 4 (1.41%) Oracle Certification
8 4 (1.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (0.71%) CISMP
9 2 (0.71%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.71%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.24%) Data Quality
2 11 (3.89%) SLA
3 8 (2.83%) NIST
4 7 (2.47%) GDPR
5 5 (1.77%) PMO
6 4 (1.41%) QA
7 3 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (1.06%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.35%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 28 (9.89%) Active Directory
2 15 (5.30%) Hyper-V
3 14 (4.95%) XenApp
4 12 (4.24%) Virtual Machines
5 10 (3.53%) Docker
6 7 (2.47%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (1.41%) Citrix Hypervisor
8 2 (0.71%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (0.71%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.71%) Virtual Desktop
8 2 (0.71%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.35%) Firmware
9 1 (0.35%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.35%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 20 (7.07%) SCCM
2 15 (5.30%) SCOM
3 11 (3.89%) SCVMM
4 10 (3.53%) ZABBIX
5 9 (3.18%) WSUS
6 7 (2.47%) Nessus
7 5 (1.77%) Cisco Prime
7 5 (1.77%) Microsoft Intune
8 4 (1.41%) Kubernetes
9 3 (1.06%) Ansible
10 2 (0.71%) HP Data Protector
10 2 (0.71%) Puppet
10 2 (0.71%) Terraform
11 1 (0.35%) BladeLogic
11 1 (0.35%) Cisco CUCM
11 1 (0.35%) Cisco UCCX
11 1 (0.35%) Data Guard
11 1 (0.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 1 (0.35%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 76 (26.86%) Microsoft
2 29 (10.25%) SAP
2 29 (10.25%) ServiceNow
3 23 (8.13%) Google
4 20 (7.07%) Citrix
5 18 (6.36%) Cisco
5 18 (6.36%) HP
6 14 (4.95%) IBM
7 12 (4.24%) Oracle
8 11 (3.89%) NetApp
9 10 (3.53%) Red Hat
10 8 (2.83%) Splunk
10 8 (2.83%) VMware
11 7 (2.47%) Dell
11 7 (2.47%) Novell
11 7 (2.47%) Samsung
12 5 (1.77%) Palo Alto
12 5 (1.77%) SolarWinds
13 4 (1.41%) Adobe
13 4 (1.41%) BiZZdesign