Period
to 23 April 2018

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 23 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
England > East of England
6 months to
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 32 44 33
Rank change year-on-year +12 -11 +7
Permanent jobs citing Retail 932 699 936
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 7.22% 5.68% 6.48%
As % of the General category 19.91% 16.09% 17.05%
Number of salaries quoted 667 536 651
East of England median annual salary £51,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.27% +10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £80,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% - +5.00%

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 4,682 4,343 5,491
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 36.26% 35.30% 38.02%
Number of salaries quoted 3,486 3,413 4,278
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £75,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +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 23 April 2018.

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 23 April 2018. 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 +8 489 £57,500 +15.00% 50
Cambridgeshire +20 231 £42,500 -22.73% 19
Bedfordshire -10 85 £55,000 -15.38% 7
Essex +22 60 £45,000 +25.00% 14
Suffolk +44 53 £45,000 -5.26%
Norfolk +22 15 £11,550 -71.13% 3
Retail
England

For the 6 months to 23 April 2018, 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.

1 289 (31.01%) Agile Software Development
2 174 (18.67%) E-Commerce
3 154 (16.52%) Java
4 135 (14.48%) Analytical Skills
5 131 (14.06%) SQL
6 122 (13.09%) Microsoft
7 114 (12.23%) Stakeholder Management
8 112 (12.02%) C#
9 107 (11.48%) Finance
10 106 (11.37%) Linux
11 105 (11.27%) .NET
12 104 (11.16%) Degree
13 100 (10.73%) Software Engineering
14 98 (10.52%) Problem-Solving
15 97 (10.41%) Project Management
16 96 (10.30%) Scrum
17 93 (9.98%) DevOps
18 90 (9.66%) JavaScript
19 87 (9.33%) Oracle
19 87 (9.33%) SDLC
20 86 (9.23%) C
21 81 (8.69%) Amazon AWS
22 79 (8.48%) Business Intelligence
22 79 (8.48%) TDD
23 76 (8.15%) ITIL
24 71 (7.62%) CSS
25 70 (7.51%) SQL Server
25 70 (7.51%) HTML
26 69 (7.40%) Analytics
27 67 (7.19%) WorldPay

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 46 (4.94%) OpenStack
2 16 (1.72%) JBoss
3 14 (1.50%) SAS
4 13 (1.39%) Apache Spark
5 12 (1.29%) Tomcat
6 11 (1.18%) MS Exchange
7 9 (0.97%) CMS
7 9 (0.97%) SharePoint
8 8 (0.86%) NetWeaver
9 7 (0.75%) Confluence
9 7 (0.75%) Skype for Business
9 7 (0.75%) WebSphere
10 6 (0.64%) WebLogic
11 4 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2003
11 4 (0.43%) WildFly
12 3 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2013
13 2 (0.21%) Elasticsearch
13 2 (0.21%) nginx
13 2 (0.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 1 (0.11%) TPMS
Applications
1 35 (3.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 24 (2.58%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (1.07%) OmniGraffle
4 7 (0.75%) Spreadsheet
5 6 (0.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 5 (0.54%) MS Visio
7 4 (0.43%) Photoshop
8 3 (0.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 3 (0.32%) SPSS
9 1 (0.11%) Adobe Premiere
9 1 (0.11%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.11%) Revit
9 1 (0.11%) Vectorworks
Business Applications
1 34 (3.65%) Dynamics NAV
2 8 (0.86%) NetSuite
3 5 (0.54%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.43%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 4 (0.43%) SAP S/4HANA
5 3 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (0.32%) SAP CO
5 3 (0.32%) SAP FI
5 3 (0.32%) SAP FI/CO
5 3 (0.32%) SAP Hybris
5 3 (0.32%) SAP PM
5 3 (0.32%) SDL Web 8
6 2 (0.21%) BASE24
6 2 (0.21%) Magento
6 2 (0.21%) Postilion
6 2 (0.21%) SAP MM
7 1 (0.11%) Finacle
7 1 (0.11%) Oracle Retail
7 1 (0.11%) SAP FSCM
Cloud Services
1 81 (8.69%) Amazon AWS
2 54 (5.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 31 (3.33%) SaaS
4 12 (1.29%) Cloud Computing
5 11 (1.18%) Dynamics 365
6 10 (1.07%) Office 365
7 9 (0.97%) Google Cloud Platform
8 7 (0.75%) GitHub
8 7 (0.75%) IaaS
9 6 (0.64%) AWS CloudTrail
9 6 (0.64%) Google Analytics
9 6 (0.64%) Runscope
10 5 (0.54%) Amazon S3
10 5 (0.54%) Serverless
11 3 (0.32%) Amazon EMR
11 3 (0.32%) PaaS
11 3 (0.32%) Yammer
12 1 (0.11%) Amazon EC2
12 1 (0.11%) G Suite
12 1 (0.11%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 37 (3.97%) DNS
2 33 (3.54%) Firewall
3 29 (3.11%) DHCP
4 28 (3.00%) TCP/IP
5 15 (1.61%) Wireless
6 14 (1.50%) WAN
7 11 (1.18%) HTTP
8 10 (1.07%) DAB
8 10 (1.07%) LAN
9 8 (0.86%) NetScaler
9 8 (0.86%) Network Security
10 7 (0.75%) Internet
10 7 (0.75%) VoIP
10 7 (0.75%) Wi-Fi
11 6 (0.64%) IPsec
11 6 (0.64%) VLAN
12 5 (0.54%) Intrusion Detection
12 5 (0.54%) MPLS
12 5 (0.54%) OSPF
13 4 (0.43%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (7.51%) SQL Server
2 46 (4.94%) Data Warehouse
3 22 (2.36%) MongoDB
4 21 (2.25%) NoSQL
5 17 (1.82%) Big Data
6 16 (1.72%) MySQL
6 16 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 15 (1.61%) Hadoop
8 14 (1.50%) Relational Database
9 12 (1.29%) Power BI
10 11 (1.18%) Data Mining
10 11 (1.18%) SAP HANA
10 11 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 10 (1.07%) Apache Cassandra
11 10 (1.07%) QlikView
12 9 (0.97%) RDBMS
12 9 (0.97%) Spotfire
12 9 (0.97%) SQL Server 2016
13 8 (0.86%) BusinessObjects
13 8 (0.86%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 67 (7.19%) JIRA
2 46 (4.94%) Git (software)
3 18 (1.93%) Selenium
4 14 (1.50%) WebDriver
5 13 (1.39%) Subversion
6 10 (1.07%) Axure RP
6 10 (1.07%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 10 (1.07%) Team Foundation Server
7 9 (0.97%) Cucumber
7 9 (0.97%) JBehave
7 9 (0.97%) Jenkins
7 9 (0.97%) JUnit
8 6 (0.64%) PROIV
8 6 (0.64%) Visual Studio
9 4 (0.43%) GitLab
9 4 (0.43%) MSTest
9 4 (0.43%) Oracle APEX
9 4 (0.43%) Toad
10 3 (0.32%) Dreamweaver
10 3 (0.32%) Oracle Forms
General
1 107 (11.48%) Finance
2 50 (5.36%) Marketing
3 29 (3.11%) Advertising
4 25 (2.68%) Banking
5 20 (2.15%) Games
6 19 (2.04%) Manufacturing
7 18 (1.93%) Telecoms
8 12 (1.29%) Automotive
9 8 (0.86%) General Ledger
9 8 (0.86%) Publishing
10 4 (0.43%) Back Office
11 3 (0.32%) Legal
12 2 (0.21%) Billing
12 2 (0.21%) Corporate Banking
13 1 (0.11%) Electronics
13 1 (0.11%) German Language
13 1 (0.11%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.11%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 185 (19.85%) Developer
2 140 (15.02%) Analyst
3 54 (5.79%) Business Analyst
4 53 (5.69%) .NET Developer
5 46 (4.94%) Product Manager
6 41 (4.40%) C# Developer
6 41 (4.40%) Senior Manager
7 39 (4.18%) Consultant
8 37 (3.97%) Java Engineer
9 31 (3.33%) C# .NET Developer
9 31 (3.33%) Software Developer
9 31 (3.33%) Systems Engineer
10 29 (3.11%) Dynamics NAV Developer
11 28 (3.00%) Software Engineer
12 26 (2.79%) Senior Product Manager
13 25 (2.68%) Service Manager
14 24 (2.58%) Java Developer
15 23 (2.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 23 (2.47%) Project Manager
16 20 (2.15%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (11.27%) .NET
2 71 (7.62%) CSS
3 70 (7.51%) HTML
4 38 (4.08%) ASP.NET
5 37 (3.97%) XML
6 30 (3.22%) ASP.NET MVC
7 27 (2.90%) Node.js
8 26 (2.79%) jQuery
9 24 (2.58%) Web Services
10 23 (2.47%) RESTful
11 20 (2.15%) REST
12 19 (2.04%) AngularJS
12 19 (2.04%) ASP.NET Web API
13 16 (1.72%) J2EE
14 13 (1.39%) EDI
14 13 (1.39%) SOAP
15 12 (1.29%) React
15 12 (1.29%) Spring
16 11 (1.18%) SAP Basis
17 10 (1.07%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 135 (14.48%) Analytical Skills
2 65 (6.97%) User Experience
3 62 (6.65%) Data Centre
4 40 (4.29%) Management Information System
5 39 (4.18%) Public Cloud
6 30 (3.22%) Computer Science
7 29 (3.11%) EPoS
8 25 (2.68%) Mobile App
9 23 (2.47%) NHS
10 22 (2.36%) Greenfield Project
11 21 (2.25%) Algorithms
12 16 (1.72%) Self-Motivation
13 15 (1.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 14 (1.50%) FMCG
15 11 (1.18%) Fintech
15 11 (1.18%) Smartphone
16 10 (1.07%) Data Structures
16 10 (1.07%) Driving Licence
16 10 (1.07%) Social Media
17 7 (0.75%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 106 (11.37%) Linux
2 59 (6.33%) Windows
3 22 (2.36%) Android
4 19 (2.04%) Apple iOS
4 19 (2.04%) Windows Server
5 14 (1.50%) Unix
6 8 (0.86%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.32%) Mac OS
8 3 (0.32%) Windows 7
8 3 (0.32%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.21%) AIX
9 2 (0.21%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.21%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.11%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.11%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 289 (31.01%) Agile Software Development
2 174 (18.67%) E-Commerce
3 114 (12.23%) Stakeholder Management
4 100 (10.73%) Software Engineering
5 98 (10.52%) Problem-Solving
6 97 (10.41%) Project Management
7 96 (10.30%) Scrum
8 93 (9.98%) DevOps
9 87 (9.33%) SDLC
10 79 (8.48%) Business Intelligence
10 79 (8.48%) TDD
11 76 (8.15%) ITIL
12 69 (7.40%) Analytics
13 65 (6.97%) Continuous Improvement
14 61 (6.55%) OO
15 60 (6.44%) Test Automation
16 56 (6.01%) MVC
17 54 (5.79%) Kanban
18 48 (5.15%) Coaching
19 46 (4.94%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 154 (16.52%) Java
2 131 (14.06%) SQL
3 112 (12.02%) C#
4 90 (9.66%) JavaScript
5 86 (9.23%) C
6 47 (5.04%) Python
7 36 (3.86%) C++
8 20 (2.15%) Bash Shell
9 12 (1.29%) VBA
10 10 (1.07%) PHP
11 9 (0.97%) Scala
12 8 (0.86%) R
13 7 (0.75%) Java 8
13 7 (0.75%) PowerShell
13 7 (0.75%) T-SQL
14 6 (0.64%) MATLAB
15 4 (0.43%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 4 (0.43%) Korn
15 4 (0.43%) PL/SQL
15 4 (0.43%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 104 (11.16%) Degree
2 19 (2.04%) CISSP
3 15 (1.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 14 (1.50%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (1.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (1.18%) CCNP
5 11 (1.18%) Computer Science Degree
5 11 (1.18%) Security Cleared
6 10 (1.07%) CCNA
6 10 (1.07%) GIAC
7 9 (0.97%) MCSE
7 9 (0.97%) SANS
7 9 (0.97%) SC Cleared
8 8 (0.86%) CSSLP
8 8 (0.86%) SSCP
9 7 (0.75%) CISM
9 7 (0.75%) DBS Check
9 7 (0.75%) Numerate Degree
10 6 (0.64%) CISA
11 5 (0.54%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (4.18%) QA
2 23 (2.47%) PMO
2 23 (2.47%) SLA
3 14 (1.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (1.18%) PCI DSS
5 8 (0.86%) GDPR
5 8 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 3 (0.32%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27005
8 1 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 34 (3.65%) Active Directory
2 30 (3.22%) Docker
3 19 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (1.61%) Ceph
5 6 (0.64%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (0.64%) XenApp
6 5 (0.54%) Hyper-V
6 5 (0.54%) Virtual Servers
7 4 (0.43%) LXC
7 4 (0.43%) Oracle RAC
7 4 (0.43%) Terminal Services
7 4 (0.43%) XenDesktop
7 4 (0.43%) XenServer
8 2 (0.21%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.11%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 23 (2.47%) Kubernetes
2 7 (0.75%) SCCM
3 5 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (0.54%) Puppet
3 5 (0.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 4 (0.43%) Ansible
4 4 (0.43%) Data Guard
4 4 (0.43%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (0.43%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 4 (0.43%) Oracle RMAN
5 3 (0.32%) HP ALM
5 3 (0.32%) RSA Security Analytics
6 2 (0.21%) EnCase
7 1 (0.11%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.11%) NetApp OnCommand
7 1 (0.11%) vCenter Server
7 1 (0.11%) vRealize
Vendors
1 122 (13.09%) Microsoft
2 87 (9.33%) Oracle
3 67 (7.19%) WorldPay
4 62 (6.65%) VMware
5 40 (4.29%) SAP
6 28 (3.00%) Tableau
7 25 (2.68%) Google
8 21 (2.25%) Cisco
9 11 (1.18%) Citrix
10 10 (1.07%) Twobo
11 9 (0.97%) Capita
11 9 (0.97%) HP
11 9 (0.97%) Splunk
12 8 (0.86%) Adobe
12 8 (0.86%) Infor
12 8 (0.86%) JD Edwards
13 7 (0.75%) Symantec
13 7 (0.75%) TIBCO
14 6 (0.64%) CheckPoint
14 6 (0.64%) Epicor