Period
to 7 December 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 6 months to 7 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
England > East of England
6 months to
7 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 31 24 36
Rank change year-on-year -7 +12 +5
Permanent jobs citing Retail 467 813 827
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 7.07% 8.15% 6.85%
As % of the General category 21.12% 22.53% 18.38%
Number of salaries quoted 311 580 646
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £32,000 £27,500 £28,125
90th Percentile £83,750 £76,250 £72,500
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 of England with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 2,211 3,609 4,500
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 33.48% 36.19% 37.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1,439 2,548 3,464
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -5.26%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,210 £27,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £71,250
England median annual salary £56,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +1.82% +4.76% +5.00%

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Retail in the East of England

Retail
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Retail in the East of England

Retail
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Retail in the East of England over the 6 months to 7 December 2019.

Salary histogram for Retail in the East of England

Retail
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the East of England region over the 6 months to 7 December 2019. 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
Hertfordshire +8 279 £50,000 -9.09% 43
Cambridgeshire -50 71 £47,500 +18.75% 19
Bedfordshire +4 52 £55,500 -7.50% 10
Norfolk -4 28 £43,500 -27.50% 4
Essex -16 25 £37,500 -16.67% 24
Suffolk +15 12 £105,000 +162.50% 2
Retail
England

For the 6 months to 7 December 2019, 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 of England region with a requirement for Retail.

1 138 (29.55%) Agile Software Development
2 131 (28.05%) E-Commerce
3 121 (25.91%) Microsoft
4 104 (22.27%) Azure
5 102 (21.84%) SQL
6 86 (18.42%) .NET
7 83 (17.77%) C#
8 77 (16.49%) Analytical Skills
9 71 (15.20%) MVC
10 68 (14.56%) Windows
11 67 (14.35%) SQL Server
12 66 (14.13%) Problem-Solving
13 65 (13.92%) Analytics
14 62 (13.28%) ASP.NET Web API
15 60 (12.85%) JavaScript
16 59 (12.63%) ASP.NET
17 57 (12.21%) Scrum
18 56 (11.99%) Java
19 52 (11.13%) ERP
19 52 (11.13%) Degree
20 49 (10.49%) ASP.NET MVC
20 49 (10.49%) Web Services
21 48 (10.28%) React
22 46 (9.85%) CRM
23 44 (9.42%) Business Intelligence
23 44 (9.42%) Web Development
24 43 (9.21%) Android
24 43 (9.21%) Mobile App
24 43 (9.21%) Android Development
25 41 (8.78%) Jenkins

Retail
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 26 (5.57%) SharePoint
2 24 (5.14%) Oracle Workflow
3 17 (3.64%) Tomcat
4 16 (3.43%) MS Exchange
5 11 (2.36%) WordPress
6 10 (2.14%) Exchange Server 2010
7 9 (1.93%) CMS
7 9 (1.93%) Exchange Server 2013
8 6 (1.28%) WebSphere
9 5 (1.07%) IIS
10 3 (0.64%) Confluence
11 2 (0.43%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 2 (0.43%) CoreMedia CMS
11 2 (0.43%) nginx
12 1 (0.21%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2007
12 1 (0.21%) Oracle Application Server
12 1 (0.21%) TPMS
12 1 (0.21%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.21%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 20 (4.28%) Microsoft Office
2 19 (4.07%) Microsoft Excel
3 17 (3.64%) Spreadsheet
4 11 (2.36%) MS Visio
5 9 (1.93%) OmniGraffle
6 8 (1.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 2 (0.43%) Adobe Premiere
7 2 (0.43%) Microsoft Project
7 2 (0.43%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (2.36%) SAP ERP
2 8 (1.71%) Magento
3 3 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.43%) Orchard Housing
4 2 (0.43%) SAP Hybris
5 1 (0.21%) Maximo
5 1 (0.21%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.21%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.21%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.21%) SAP MDM
5 1 (0.21%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.21%) SAP PM
5 1 (0.21%) SAP S/4HANA
5 1 (0.21%) SessionCam
Cloud Services
1 104 (22.27%) Azure
2 41 (8.78%) AWS
3 28 (6.00%) SaaS
4 23 (4.93%) Power Platform
5 20 (4.28%) Office 365
6 10 (2.14%) Cloud Computing
7 7 (1.50%) IaaS
7 7 (1.50%) OneDrive
8 5 (1.07%) npm
9 4 (0.86%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 4 (0.86%) GCP
9 4 (0.86%) Google Analytics
9 4 (0.86%) Serverless
10 3 (0.64%) Amazon Kinesis
10 3 (0.64%) AWS CloudFormation
11 2 (0.43%) Adobe Analytics
11 2 (0.43%) Apigee
11 2 (0.43%) Google Sheets
11 2 (0.43%) PaaS
11 2 (0.43%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 27 (5.78%) DNS
2 23 (4.93%) Firewall
3 21 (4.50%) Internet
4 19 (4.07%) DHCP
5 16 (3.43%) WAN
6 14 (3.00%) LAN
7 10 (2.14%) MPLS
7 10 (2.14%) VPN
7 10 (2.14%) WLAN
8 9 (1.93%) DAB
9 8 (1.71%) TCP/IP
10 7 (1.50%) Network Security
11 6 (1.28%) BGP
11 6 (1.28%) Broadband
11 6 (1.28%) EIGRP
11 6 (1.28%) OSPF
12 5 (1.07%) Remote Desktop
12 5 (1.07%) SAN
12 5 (1.07%) SSL
12 5 (1.07%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (14.35%) SQL Server
2 31 (6.64%) Data Lake
3 29 (6.21%) Data Warehouse
4 28 (6.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 26 (5.57%) MySQL
6 23 (4.93%) Power BI
7 17 (3.64%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 17 (3.64%) PowerPivot
8 13 (2.78%) Big Data
9 7 (1.50%) Hadoop
10 4 (0.86%) Crystal Reports
10 4 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (0.64%) NoSQL
12 2 (0.43%) SAP HANA
12 2 (0.43%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (0.43%) SQL Server 2016
13 1 (0.21%) Blockchain
13 1 (0.21%) MariaDB
13 1 (0.21%) Oracle Database
13 1 (0.21%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 41 (8.78%) Jenkins
2 24 (5.14%) Ant
2 24 (5.14%) Eclipse
2 24 (5.14%) Gradle
2 24 (5.14%) Maven
3 20 (4.28%) JIRA
4 14 (3.00%) Selenium
5 13 (2.78%) Octopus Deploy
6 12 (2.57%) Git (software)
7 11 (2.36%) WebDriver
8 9 (1.93%) Axure RP
8 9 (1.93%) Balsamiq
9 5 (1.07%) gulp
9 5 (1.07%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (0.64%) Bitbucket
10 3 (0.64%) Visual Studio Team System
10 3 (0.64%) webpack
11 2 (0.43%) NUnit
11 2 (0.43%) Subversion
11 2 (0.43%) TeamCity
General
1 37 (7.92%) Finance
2 34 (7.28%) Marketing
3 20 (4.28%) Manufacturing
4 15 (3.21%) Games
5 12 (2.57%) Telecoms
6 11 (2.36%) Banking
6 11 (2.36%) Public Sector
7 7 (1.50%) Automotive
7 7 (1.50%) Legal
7 7 (1.50%) Social Housing
8 6 (1.28%) Housing Association
9 5 (1.07%) Aerospace
10 4 (0.86%) Law
10 4 (0.86%) Local Government
11 3 (0.64%) Advertising
11 3 (0.64%) Publishing
12 1 (0.21%) Billing
12 1 (0.21%) French Language
12 1 (0.21%) Retail Finance
12 1 (0.21%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 124 (26.55%) Developer
2 82 (17.56%) Analyst
3 53 (11.35%) Senior Developer
4 47 (10.06%) .NET Developer
5 38 (8.14%) Architect
6 29 (6.21%) C# Developer
6 29 (6.21%) Java Developer
7 26 (5.57%) Business Analyst
7 26 (5.57%) E-Commerce Developer
8 24 (5.14%) Senior Java Developer
8 24 (5.14%) Solutions Architect
9 23 (4.93%) Senior .NET Developer
10 20 (4.28%) C# .NET Developer
10 20 (4.28%) SQL Developer
11 18 (3.85%) Project Manager
12 17 (3.64%) Business Intelligence Analyst
13 16 (3.43%) Designer
13 16 (3.43%) UX Designer
14 15 (3.21%) Junior
14 15 (3.21%) Software Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (18.42%) .NET
2 62 (13.28%) ASP.NET Web API
3 59 (12.63%) ASP.NET
4 49 (10.49%) ASP.NET MVC
4 49 (10.49%) Web Services
5 48 (10.28%) React
6 41 (8.78%) J2EE
6 41 (8.78%) JDBC
7 40 (8.57%) Spring
8 38 (8.14%) Struts
9 30 (6.42%) AngularJS
9 30 (6.42%) XML
10 28 (6.00%) HTML
11 26 (5.57%) Servlets
12 25 (5.35%) XSLT
13 24 (5.14%) Hibernate
13 24 (5.14%) JSP
13 24 (5.14%) XML Schema
14 22 (4.71%) CSS
15 19 (4.07%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 77 (16.49%) Analytical Skills
2 43 (9.21%) Mobile App
3 31 (6.64%) User Experience
4 25 (5.35%) Greenfield Project
5 16 (3.43%) Self-Motivation
5 16 (3.43%) Smartphone
6 15 (3.21%) Data Centre
6 15 (3.21%) Enterprise Software
7 13 (2.78%) Security Operations Centre
8 11 (2.36%) FMCG
9 10 (2.14%) Algorithms
9 10 (2.14%) Virtual Team
10 7 (1.50%) Driving Licence
11 6 (1.28%) Hybrid Cloud
11 6 (1.28%) Management Information System
11 6 (1.28%) Replication
12 5 (1.07%) NHS
12 5 (1.07%) Private Cloud
13 4 (0.86%) Learning Management System
13 4 (0.86%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 68 (14.56%) Windows
2 43 (9.21%) Android
3 39 (8.35%) Apple iOS
4 27 (5.78%) Linux
5 17 (3.64%) Windows Server
6 11 (2.36%) Unix
7 6 (1.28%) Windows 7
7 6 (1.28%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (1.28%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (1.07%) Windows 10
9 4 (0.86%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.43%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.21%) AIX
11 1 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.21%) Solaris
11 1 (0.21%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (29.55%) Agile Software Development
2 131 (28.05%) E-Commerce
3 71 (15.20%) MVC
4 66 (14.13%) Problem-Solving
5 65 (13.92%) Analytics
6 57 (12.21%) Scrum
7 52 (11.13%) ERP
8 46 (9.85%) CRM
9 44 (9.42%) Business Intelligence
9 44 (9.42%) Web Development
10 43 (9.21%) Android Development
11 41 (8.78%) Project Management
12 39 (8.35%) API Development
12 39 (8.35%) iOS Development
13 38 (8.14%) Computer Science
13 38 (8.14%) Stakeholder Management
14 37 (7.92%) DevOps
15 35 (7.49%) Waterfall
16 32 (6.85%) Data Modelling
16 32 (6.85%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 102 (21.84%) SQL
2 83 (17.77%) C#
3 60 (12.85%) JavaScript
4 56 (11.99%) Java
5 21 (4.50%) Python
5 21 (4.50%) T-SQL
6 18 (3.85%) VBA
7 17 (3.64%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 7 (1.50%) PowerShell
9 6 (1.28%) PHP
10 4 (0.86%) C++
11 3 (0.64%) Bash Shell
11 3 (0.64%) C
11 3 (0.64%) Go
11 3 (0.64%) XAML
12 2 (0.43%) ES6
12 2 (0.43%) Java 8
12 2 (0.43%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.21%) Kotlin
13 1 (0.21%) RPG/400
Qualifications
1 52 (11.13%) Degree
2 15 (3.21%) CISSP
3 14 (3.00%) CISM
4 11 (2.36%) GIAC
5 10 (2.14%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (1.93%) CCNA
7 8 (1.71%) Computer Science Degree
7 8 (1.71%) Security Cleared
7 8 (1.71%) TOGAF Certification
8 6 (1.28%) CCDP
8 6 (1.28%) CCIE
8 6 (1.28%) CCNP
9 5 (1.07%) CISA
9 5 (1.07%) SC Cleared
10 4 (0.86%) PhD
11 3 (0.64%) CREST Certified
11 3 (0.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 2 (0.43%) MCSE
12 2 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
13 1 (0.21%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (4.50%) QA
2 15 (3.21%) GDPR
3 13 (2.78%) Data Quality
3 13 (2.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (1.28%) ISO 20022
4 6 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (1.28%) PSD2
4 6 (1.28%) SEPA
5 5 (1.07%) PMO
6 4 (0.86%) NIST
7 3 (0.64%) SLA
8 2 (0.43%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.21%) HIPAA
System Software
1 30 (6.42%) Active Directory
2 15 (3.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (3.00%) Docker
4 11 (2.36%) Hyper-V
5 7 (1.50%) vSphere
6 3 (0.64%) LXC
7 1 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.21%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 16 (3.43%) Ansible
2 8 (1.71%) Kubernetes
2 8 (1.71%) SCCM
3 7 (1.50%) WSUS
4 6 (1.28%) SCOM
4 6 (1.28%) Terraform
5 5 (1.07%) IBM Guardium
6 4 (0.86%) Puppet
7 3 (0.64%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (0.43%) Backup Exec
8 2 (0.43%) FortiGate
8 2 (0.43%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.21%) Docker Swarm
9 1 (0.21%) EnCase
9 1 (0.21%) Kibana
9 1 (0.21%) logstash
9 1 (0.21%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (0.21%) Oracle Identity Management
9 1 (0.21%) Prometheus
9 1 (0.21%) vRealize
Vendors
1 121 (25.91%) Microsoft
2 36 (7.71%) Oracle
3 26 (5.57%) Cisco
4 21 (4.50%) VMware
5 20 (4.28%) SAP
6 11 (2.36%) Google
6 11 (2.36%) Sitecore
7 10 (2.14%) hybris
8 9 (1.93%) Adobe
8 9 (1.93%) Qualys
8 9 (1.93%) WorldPay
9 8 (1.71%) Palo Alto
9 8 (1.71%) Salesforce.com
10 7 (1.50%) Fortinet
10 7 (1.50%) HP
10 7 (1.50%) Meraki
10 7 (1.50%) Symantec
11 6 (1.28%) Blue Coat
11 6 (1.28%) McAfee
11 6 (1.28%) Radware