Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
England > East of England
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 23 39 34
Rank change year-on-year +16 -5 +11
Permanent jobs citing Retail 870 801 793
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 8.28% 6.93% 6.02%
As % of the General category 23.71% 19.20% 16.72%
Number of salaries quoted 641 627 675
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £25,500 £29,650 £31,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £78,750
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 3,670 4,172 4,744
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 34.92% 36.09% 35.99%
Number of salaries quoted 2,587 3,231 3,847
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,250 £28,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £68,750 £75,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +1.94% +3.00%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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 +2 427 £52,500 +5.00% 49
Cambridgeshire +75 303 £42,500 +6.25% 16
Essex +45 61 £45,000 +42.86% 14
Bedfordshire -43 45 £60,000 +9.09% 13
Norfolk +9 26 £11,550 -66.03% 9
Suffolk -18 8 £45,000 -2.70% 4
Retail
England

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 201 (23.10%) Microsoft
2 180 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
3 157 (18.05%) Firewall
3 157 (18.05%) Analytical Skills
3 157 (18.05%) Problem-Solving
4 130 (14.94%) Information Security
5 129 (14.83%) Finance
6 125 (14.37%) Cisco Certification
7 122 (14.02%) Cisco
8 114 (13.10%) Degree
8 114 (13.10%) Self-Motivation
9 113 (12.99%) CISSP
10 112 (12.87%) Java
10 112 (12.87%) SQL
10 112 (12.87%) Windows
11 108 (12.41%) Cybersecurity
12 106 (12.18%) VMware
13 105 (12.07%) Analytics
14 103 (11.84%) Continuous Improvement
15 100 (11.49%) Symantec
16 92 (10.57%) SIEM
17 87 (10.00%) JavaScript
18 84 (9.66%) HTML
19 82 (9.43%) .NET
20 81 (9.31%) WAN
20 81 (9.31%) TCP/IP
21 80 (9.20%) CCNA
21 80 (9.20%) Linux
21 80 (9.20%) SSCP
21 80 (9.20%) Security Operations

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 20 (2.30%) Apache Spark
2 19 (2.18%) IIS
3 15 (1.72%) MS Exchange
3 15 (1.72%) SAS
3 15 (1.72%) WebSphere
4 14 (1.61%) JBoss
5 10 (1.15%) Apache
5 10 (1.15%) CMS
5 10 (1.15%) Tomcat
6 8 (0.92%) Apache Pig
6 8 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (0.92%) SharePoint
7 7 (0.80%) Apache Solr
8 6 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2013
8 6 (0.69%) OpenStack
9 5 (0.57%) WebSphere Application Server
9 5 (0.57%) WordPress
10 4 (0.46%) Drupal
10 4 (0.46%) Joomla!
10 4 (0.46%) Zope
Applications
1 26 (2.99%) Microsoft Office
2 21 (2.41%) Microsoft Excel
3 13 (1.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (0.69%) Adobe Illustrator
4 6 (0.69%) InDesign
4 6 (0.69%) Photoshop
5 4 (0.46%) OmniGraffle
6 3 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.23%) Microsoft Project
7 2 (0.23%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.11%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 16 (1.84%) Oracle Retail
2 14 (1.61%) Dynamics NAV
3 9 (1.03%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (0.57%) NetSuite
5 4 (0.46%) SAP ERP
6 2 (0.23%) BPCS
6 2 (0.23%) Magento
6 2 (0.23%) OpenCart
6 2 (0.23%) SAP APO
7 1 (0.11%) Sage 200
7 1 (0.11%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.11%) SAP MII
7 1 (0.11%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 45 (5.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 37 (4.25%) Amazon AWS
3 26 (2.99%) SaaS
4 16 (1.84%) Google Analytics
5 14 (1.61%) Google Cloud Platform
6 13 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
7 12 (1.38%) Office 365
8 7 (0.80%) GitHub
8 7 (0.80%) IaaS
9 6 (0.69%) Google Tag Manager
10 5 (0.57%) AdWords
11 3 (0.34%) Dynamics 365
11 3 (0.34%) Serverless
12 2 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
12 2 (0.23%) AWS Lambda
13 1 (0.11%) Adobe Analytics
13 1 (0.11%) Amazon S3
13 1 (0.11%) AWS CloudFormation
13 1 (0.11%) G Suite
13 1 (0.11%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 157 (18.05%) Firewall
2 81 (9.31%) TCP/IP
2 81 (9.31%) WAN
3 79 (9.08%) LAN
4 63 (7.24%) Wireshark
5 61 (7.01%) Intrusion Detection
6 60 (6.90%) Wi-Fi
7 58 (6.67%) Network Security
8 51 (5.86%) Ethernet
9 42 (4.83%) VoIP
10 38 (4.37%) OSPF
11 25 (2.87%) Wireless
12 24 (2.76%) BGP
12 24 (2.76%) DNS
13 22 (2.53%) SAN
14 19 (2.18%) VPN
15 15 (1.72%) DHCP
16 12 (1.38%) HTTP
17 11 (1.26%) SSL
18 10 (1.15%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (8.39%) SQL Server
2 33 (3.79%) Hadoop
3 27 (3.10%) Data Warehouse
4 24 (2.76%) Relational Database
5 23 (2.64%) MySQL
6 21 (2.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 20 (2.30%) Apache Hive
8 19 (2.18%) Big Data
9 17 (1.95%) MongoDB
10 15 (1.72%) Sqoop
11 12 (1.38%) NoSQL
11 12 (1.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 11 (1.26%) Power BI
13 10 (1.15%) RDBMS
14 8 (0.92%) HBase
15 7 (0.80%) Apache Cassandra
15 7 (0.80%) Apache Zeppelin
16 6 (0.69%) SQL Server 2012
16 6 (0.69%) SQL Server 2014
17 5 (0.57%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 18 (2.07%) Git (software)
2 13 (1.49%) Grunt
2 13 (1.49%) Subversion
3 7 (0.80%) Eclipse
3 7 (0.80%) JIRA
3 7 (0.80%) JUnit
3 7 (0.80%) Maven
3 7 (0.80%) Selenium
4 6 (0.69%) Gradle
4 6 (0.69%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (0.57%) Jenkins
5 5 (0.57%) WebDriver
6 4 (0.46%) Axure RP
6 4 (0.46%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 4 (0.46%) Dreamweaver
6 4 (0.46%) TeamCity
6 4 (0.46%) Visual Studio
7 3 (0.34%) Cucumber
7 3 (0.34%) JBehave
7 3 (0.34%) Oracle APEX
General
1 129 (14.83%) Finance
2 34 (3.91%) Marketing
3 30 (3.45%) Telecoms
4 22 (2.53%) Advertising
5 17 (1.95%) Manufacturing
6 12 (1.38%) Legal
7 7 (0.80%) Banking
7 7 (0.80%) Games
8 4 (0.46%) Automotive
8 4 (0.46%) Publishing
9 2 (0.23%) Back Office
9 2 (0.23%) General Ledger
9 2 (0.23%) Humanities
9 2 (0.23%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.23%) Law
10 1 (0.11%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.11%) French Language
10 1 (0.11%) German Language
10 1 (0.11%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.11%) Social Science
Job Titles
1 203 (23.33%) Analyst
2 181 (20.80%) Developer
3 54 (6.21%) Architect
4 48 (5.52%) Security Engineer
5 43 (4.94%) Network Analyst
6 37 (4.25%) .NET Developer
6 37 (4.25%) Business Analyst
7 36 (4.14%) Product Manager
8 32 (3.68%) Senior Developer
9 31 (3.56%) Information Security Engineer
10 30 (3.45%) Java Developer
10 30 (3.45%) Security Architect
11 29 (3.33%) SOC Analyst
12 28 (3.22%) SOC Engineer
13 26 (2.99%) C# Developer
14 25 (2.87%) DevOps Engineer
14 25 (2.87%) Junior
15 23 (2.64%) Service Analyst
15 23 (2.64%) SIEM Analyst
16 22 (2.53%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (9.66%) HTML
2 82 (9.43%) .NET
3 74 (8.51%) CSS
4 48 (5.52%) AngularJS
5 34 (3.91%) ASP.NET Web API
6 31 (3.56%) ASP.NET
6 31 (3.56%) Hibernate
7 30 (3.45%) RESTful
7 30 (3.45%) Web Services
8 29 (3.33%) Sass
9 28 (3.22%) jQuery
10 27 (3.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 26 (2.99%) Spring
12 24 (2.76%) Kafka
13 22 (2.53%) ASP.NET MVC
13 22 (2.53%) XML
14 21 (2.41%) .NET Framework
14 21 (2.41%) HTML5
15 19 (2.18%) REST
16 14 (1.61%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 157 (18.05%) Analytical Skills
2 114 (13.10%) Self-Motivation
3 75 (8.62%) Data Centre
4 69 (7.93%) User Experience
5 55 (6.32%) Cyber Kill Chain
6 48 (5.52%) Management Information System
7 45 (5.17%) Security Operations Centre
8 42 (4.83%) Cyberthreat
9 34 (3.91%) Computer Science
10 28 (3.22%) Driving Licence
11 24 (2.76%) FMCG
11 24 (2.76%) NHS
12 22 (2.53%) Enterprise Software
13 20 (2.30%) Greenfield Project
14 19 (2.18%) Cyber Defence
14 19 (2.18%) Mobile App
15 14 (1.61%) EPoS
16 11 (1.26%) iSeries
16 11 (1.26%) Replication
17 9 (1.03%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 112 (12.87%) Windows
2 80 (9.20%) Linux
3 72 (8.28%) Unix
4 54 (6.21%) Windows Server
5 31 (3.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 29 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 17 (1.95%) Android
8 14 (1.61%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (0.92%) Apple iOS
9 8 (0.92%) Kali Linux
9 8 (0.92%) Mac OS X
10 7 (0.80%) AIX
10 7 (0.80%) VMS
11 5 (0.57%) Windows 7
12 4 (0.46%) Debian
12 4 (0.46%) Ubuntu
13 2 (0.23%) CoreOS
13 2 (0.23%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.11%) CentOS
14 1 (0.11%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 180 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
2 157 (18.05%) Problem-Solving
3 130 (14.94%) Information Security
4 108 (12.41%) Cybersecurity
5 105 (12.07%) Analytics
6 103 (11.84%) Continuous Improvement
7 92 (10.57%) SIEM
8 80 (9.20%) Security Operations
9 77 (8.85%) Risk Management
10 75 (8.62%) Stakeholder Management
11 71 (8.16%) ITIL
12 68 (7.82%) Data Loss Prevention
13 66 (7.59%) E-Commerce
13 66 (7.59%) Project Management
14 64 (7.36%) Event Correlation
15 61 (7.01%) DevOps
16 59 (6.78%) Mentoring
17 52 (5.98%) MVC
18 51 (5.86%) Network Management
19 48 (5.52%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 112 (12.87%) Java
1 112 (12.87%) SQL
2 87 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 79 (9.08%) C#
4 65 (7.47%) Python
5 22 (2.53%) Bash Shell
6 19 (2.18%) TypeScript
7 17 (1.95%) PowerShell
8 16 (1.84%) ES6
8 16 (1.84%) PHP
9 11 (1.26%) R
10 10 (1.15%) Java 8
10 10 (1.15%) Scala
10 10 (1.15%) Shell Script
10 10 (1.15%) T-SQL
11 9 (1.03%) VBA
12 8 (0.92%) ANSI SQL
12 8 (0.92%) C
13 6 (0.69%) Kotlin
14 4 (0.46%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 125 (14.37%) Cisco Certification
2 114 (13.10%) Degree
3 113 (12.99%) CISSP
4 80 (9.20%) CCNA
4 80 (9.20%) SSCP
5 72 (8.28%) CCNP
5 72 (8.28%) CSSLP
5 72 (8.28%) SANS
6 55 (6.32%) MCSE
6 55 (6.32%) Microsoft Certification
7 49 (5.63%) GIAC
8 47 (5.40%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 47 (5.40%) ISSAP
9 46 (5.29%) CEH
10 45 (5.17%) CCSP
10 45 (5.17%) GCWN
10 45 (5.17%) ISSEP
10 45 (5.17%) RHCA
10 45 (5.17%) RHCE
11 43 (4.94%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (5.06%) SLA
2 24 (2.76%) PMO
3 15 (1.72%) QA
4 9 (1.03%) COBIT
4 9 (1.03%) GDPR
5 2 (0.23%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.23%) ISO 22301
5 2 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.23%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 59 (6.78%) Active Directory
2 50 (5.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (3.33%) Docker
4 16 (1.84%) HDFS
5 15 (1.72%) XenApp
6 12 (1.38%) Hyper-V
6 12 (1.38%) XenDesktop
7 10 (1.15%) VMware Workstation
8 8 (0.92%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 8 (0.92%) Terminal Services
8 8 (0.92%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (0.80%) Virtual Machines
10 6 (0.69%) vSphere
11 5 (0.57%) XenServer
12 3 (0.34%) Oracle RAC
12 3 (0.34%) Virtual Servers
13 2 (0.23%) Ceph
14 1 (0.11%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 47 (5.40%) RSA Security Analytics
2 35 (4.02%) Stealthwatch
3 29 (3.33%) Puppet
4 20 (2.30%) Ansible
4 20 (2.30%) Opscode Chef
5 16 (1.84%) Oozie
6 14 (1.61%) Kubernetes
7 13 (1.49%) SCCM
8 12 (1.38%) Norton AntiVirus
9 9 (1.03%) Backup Exec
9 9 (1.03%) EMC NetWorker
9 9 (1.03%) WSUS
10 8 (0.92%) QRadar
11 7 (0.80%) Ambari
11 7 (0.80%) Cisco CUCM
11 7 (0.80%) Hadoop YARN
11 7 (0.80%) NetApp OnCommand
12 5 (0.57%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 5 (0.57%) WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
13 3 (0.34%) SCOM
Vendors
1 201 (23.10%) Microsoft
2 122 (14.02%) Cisco
3 106 (12.18%) VMware
4 100 (11.49%) Symantec
5 72 (8.28%) CheckPoint
6 55 (6.32%) Splunk
7 45 (5.17%) Avaya
7 45 (5.17%) Oracle
7 45 (5.17%) Red Hat
8 37 (4.25%) Sophos
9 35 (4.02%) Nortel
9 35 (4.02%) Riverbed
10 25 (2.87%) SAP
11 24 (2.76%) Google
12 23 (2.64%) Nokia
13 21 (2.41%) IBM
14 19 (2.18%) Qualys
15 18 (2.07%) NetApp
16 16 (1.84%) Palo Alto
16 16 (1.84%) SolarWinds