Period
to 19 April 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 19 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
England > East of England
6 months to
19 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 27 32 44
Rank change year-on-year +5 +12 -9
Permanent jobs citing Retail 609 921 700
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 7.25% 7.15% 5.67%
As % of the General category 22.66% 19.70% 15.99%
Number of salaries quoted 454 654 542
East of England median annual salary £54,875 £51,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.60% -7.27% +10.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £23,825
90th Percentile £80,000 £72,500 £75,000
England median annual salary £54,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +8.00% -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 2,687 4,676 4,378
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 32.01% 36.31% 35.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1,910 3,485 3,439
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £27,061 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £72,500 £72,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +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 19 April 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 19 April 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 -2 255 £55,000 -4.35% 33
Cambridgeshire +24 215 £45,000 +9.09% 10
Bedfordshire -3 84 £60,000 +9.09% 11
Essex +9 29 £35,000 -22.22% 2
Norfolk +29 19 £38,358 +232.10% 4
Suffolk -19 7 £30,750 -31.67% 1
Retail
England

For the 6 months to 19 April 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.

1 227 (37.27%) Agile Software Development
2 122 (20.03%) Problem-Solving
3 115 (18.88%) Analytical Skills
3 115 (18.88%) Microsoft
4 106 (17.41%) E-Commerce
5 91 (14.94%) Firewall
6 77 (12.64%) Finance
7 73 (11.99%) Scrum
7 73 (11.99%) User Experience
8 72 (11.82%) Self-Motivation
8 72 (11.82%) SQL
9 71 (11.66%) Windows
10 66 (10.84%) HTML
11 65 (10.67%) Degree
12 63 (10.34%) Linux
12 63 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
13 62 (10.18%) Stakeholder Management
14 61 (10.02%) .NET
15 60 (9.85%) Java
16 59 (9.69%) JavaScript
16 59 (9.69%) CSS
17 58 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
17 58 (9.52%) Information Security
18 56 (9.20%) Python
19 55 (9.03%) C#
19 55 (9.03%) SDLC
20 54 (8.87%) VMware
21 52 (8.54%) DevOps
22 51 (8.37%) Amazon AWS
23 50 (8.21%) Symantec

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 22 (3.61%) SharePoint
2 13 (2.13%) MS Exchange
3 10 (1.64%) Confluence
4 8 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (1.15%) Tomcat
6 6 (0.99%) IIS
7 5 (0.82%) Apache Spark
7 5 (0.82%) CMS
7 5 (0.82%) WordPress
8 4 (0.66%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (0.66%) JBoss
8 4 (0.66%) WebSphere
9 3 (0.49%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 3 (0.49%) Apache Solr
9 3 (0.49%) CoreMedia CMS
9 3 (0.49%) Marvel
9 3 (0.49%) nginx
10 1 (0.16%) Mule
10 1 (0.16%) OpenStack
Applications
1 13 (2.13%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (1.81%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (1.48%) OmniGraffle
4 6 (0.99%) Microsoft Project
5 5 (0.82%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
1 7 (1.15%) Dynamics NAV
1 7 (1.15%) Magento
2 3 (0.49%) Fredhopper
2 3 (0.49%) SAP Hybris
3 2 (0.33%) Unit4 Business World
4 1 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.16%) Postilion
4 1 (0.16%) ResourceLink
4 1 (0.16%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 63 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 51 (8.37%) Amazon AWS
3 24 (3.94%) Google Cloud Platform
4 21 (3.45%) SaaS
5 14 (2.30%) Office 365
6 12 (1.97%) IaaS
6 12 (1.97%) PaaS
7 8 (1.31%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 7 (1.15%) GitHub
9 6 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
10 4 (0.66%) Dynamics 365
10 4 (0.66%) npm
10 4 (0.66%) Serverless
11 3 (0.49%) Algolia
11 3 (0.49%) Google Analytics
12 2 (0.33%) Amazon Kinesis
12 2 (0.33%) Google Tag Manager
12 2 (0.33%) Taleo
13 1 (0.16%) AWS CloudFormation
13 1 (0.16%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 91 (14.94%) Firewall
2 48 (7.88%) TCP/IP
3 47 (7.72%) Network Security
4 41 (6.73%) DNS
4 41 (6.73%) Wi-Fi
5 37 (6.08%) Ethernet
5 37 (6.08%) LAN
5 37 (6.08%) OSPF
5 37 (6.08%) WAN
6 35 (5.75%) DHCP
6 35 (5.75%) Wireshark
7 26 (4.27%) SSL
8 25 (4.11%) Intrusion Detection
9 22 (3.61%) Internet
10 20 (3.28%) VoIP
11 18 (2.96%) FTP
11 18 (2.96%) SMTP
12 14 (2.30%) BGP
13 9 (1.48%) DAB
14 8 (1.31%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (5.75%) SQL Server
2 17 (2.79%) MySQL
3 16 (2.63%) Big Data
3 16 (2.63%) NoSQL
4 13 (2.13%) MongoDB
5 10 (1.64%) Oracle Database
6 9 (1.48%) DB2
6 9 (1.48%) Hadoop
6 9 (1.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (1.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (1.31%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (1.15%) Relational Database
9 5 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (0.82%) SAP HANA
10 4 (0.66%) Azure SQL Database
10 4 (0.66%) Geospatial Data
10 4 (0.66%) InterBase
11 3 (0.49%) Apache Hive
11 3 (0.49%) Impala
11 3 (0.49%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 23 (3.78%) JIRA
2 20 (3.28%) Git (software)
3 14 (2.30%) Jenkins
4 11 (1.81%) JUnit
5 10 (1.64%) Axure RP
6 9 (1.48%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 9 (1.48%) Mockito
6 9 (1.48%) Selenium
6 9 (1.48%) webpack
7 8 (1.31%) Octopus Deploy
7 8 (1.31%) SpecFlow
8 7 (1.15%) Gradle
9 6 (0.99%) Maven
9 6 (0.99%) Mercurial
10 5 (0.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 5 (0.82%) Moq
10 5 (0.82%) MSTest
10 5 (0.82%) NUnit
10 5 (0.82%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (0.82%) WebDriver
General
1 77 (12.64%) Finance
2 28 (4.60%) Marketing
3 27 (4.43%) Games
4 19 (3.12%) Manufacturing
5 16 (2.63%) Telecoms
6 12 (1.97%) Advertising
7 6 (0.99%) Banking
8 5 (0.82%) Automotive
8 5 (0.82%) Legal
9 4 (0.66%) Retail Banking
10 3 (0.49%) Publishing
11 2 (0.33%) Back Office
11 2 (0.33%) German Language
11 2 (0.33%) Local Government
11 2 (0.33%) Social Science
Job Titles
1 145 (23.81%) Analyst
2 111 (18.23%) Developer
3 47 (7.72%) Senior Developer
4 37 (6.08%) Network Analyst
5 36 (5.91%) Architect
6 31 (5.09%) Business Analyst
7 29 (4.76%) Designer
7 29 (4.76%) Junior
7 29 (4.76%) UX Designer
8 28 (4.60%) Java Developer
8 28 (4.60%) Security Analyst
9 27 (4.43%) Product Owner
10 23 (3.78%) Network Security Analyst
11 20 (3.28%) DevOps Engineer
11 20 (3.28%) Security Engineer
11 20 (3.28%) Senior Analyst
11 20 (3.28%) Solutions Architect
12 19 (3.12%) Cloud Engineer
12 19 (3.12%) Senior Designer
12 19 (3.12%) Senior UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (10.84%) HTML
2 61 (10.02%) .NET
3 59 (9.69%) CSS
4 40 (6.57%) AngularJS
5 25 (4.11%) ASP.NET
5 25 (4.11%) Spring
6 19 (3.12%) HTML5
7 18 (2.96%) ASP.NET Web API
7 18 (2.96%) React
7 18 (2.96%) Web Services
8 16 (2.63%) ASP.NET MVC
8 16 (2.63%) Hibernate
9 15 (2.46%) J2EE
10 14 (2.30%) Vue.js
11 12 (1.97%) .NET Framework
11 12 (1.97%) JSON
11 12 (1.97%) REST
11 12 (1.97%) RESTful
12 10 (1.64%) Node.js
13 8 (1.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 115 (18.88%) Analytical Skills
2 73 (11.99%) User Experience
3 72 (11.82%) Self-Motivation
4 40 (6.57%) Cyberthreat
5 29 (4.76%) Security Operations Centre
6 25 (4.11%) Data Centre
6 25 (4.11%) EPoS
7 23 (3.78%) Enterprise Software
8 22 (3.61%) e-Learning
9 21 (3.45%) Management Information System
10 20 (3.28%) Cyber Defence
10 20 (3.28%) FMCG
11 19 (3.12%) Mobile App
12 18 (2.96%) Greenfield Project
13 15 (2.46%) Smartphone
14 13 (2.13%) Cyber Kill Chain
15 11 (1.81%) PKI
16 8 (1.31%) Public Cloud
16 8 (1.31%) Replication
17 7 (1.15%) Cyberattack
Operating Systems
1 71 (11.66%) Windows
2 63 (10.34%) Linux
3 27 (4.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 26 (4.27%) Windows Server
5 23 (3.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (2.46%) AIX
7 9 (1.48%) Android
8 8 (1.31%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (1.15%) Mac OS X
9 7 (1.15%) Unix
10 6 (0.99%) zOS
11 4 (0.66%) Apple iOS
11 4 (0.66%) Debian
12 3 (0.49%) CentOS
12 3 (0.49%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.16%) Kali Linux
13 1 (0.16%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.16%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 227 (37.27%) Agile Software Development
2 122 (20.03%) Problem-Solving
3 106 (17.41%) E-Commerce
4 73 (11.99%) Scrum
5 62 (10.18%) Stakeholder Management
6 58 (9.52%) Information Security
7 55 (9.03%) SDLC
8 52 (8.54%) DevOps
9 49 (8.05%) Analytics
9 49 (8.05%) Kalman Filter
10 46 (7.55%) Computer Science
10 46 (7.55%) Cybersecurity
10 46 (7.55%) Line Management
11 45 (7.39%) Mentoring
11 45 (7.39%) SIEM
12 43 (7.06%) Test Automation
13 42 (6.90%) ITIL
14 41 (6.73%) Security Operations
15 40 (6.57%) TDD
16 37 (6.08%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 72 (11.82%) SQL
2 60 (9.85%) Java
3 59 (9.69%) JavaScript
4 56 (9.20%) Python
5 55 (9.03%) C#
6 26 (4.27%) PowerShell
7 23 (3.78%) Bash Shell
7 23 (3.78%) PHP
8 9 (1.48%) VB.NET
9 7 (1.15%) ES6
9 7 (1.15%) Shell Script
9 7 (1.15%) T-SQL
10 6 (0.99%) Assembly Language
10 6 (0.99%) COBOL
11 4 (0.66%) C
11 4 (0.66%) C++
11 4 (0.66%) Kotlin
12 3 (0.49%) TypeScript
12 3 (0.49%) VBA
13 2 (0.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 65 (10.67%) Degree
2 58 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
3 47 (7.72%) CCNA
4 39 (6.40%) CISSP
5 31 (5.09%) CCNP
6 26 (4.27%) Computer Science Degree
7 23 (3.78%) CCSA
8 20 (3.28%) GCIA
8 20 (3.28%) GCIH
9 16 (2.63%) ISEB
10 14 (2.30%) CEH
10 14 (2.30%) GSEC
11 13 (2.13%) GCFA
11 13 (2.13%) GREM
12 12 (1.97%) GIAC
12 12 (1.97%) SSCP
13 11 (1.81%) ISSAP
14 9 (1.48%) (ISC)2 CCSP
14 9 (1.48%) CISA
15 8 (1.31%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (7.06%) QA
2 38 (6.24%) SLA
3 11 (1.81%) Data Quality
4 10 (1.64%) GDPR
4 10 (1.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 8 (1.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (1.31%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.66%) GxP
6 4 (0.66%) HIPAA
6 4 (0.66%) ISO 22301
6 4 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 2 (0.33%) COBIT
7 2 (0.33%) PMO
8 1 (0.16%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 44 (7.22%) Active Directory
2 34 (5.58%) Docker
3 31 (5.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (2.46%) VMware Workstation
5 10 (1.64%) Hyper-V
6 7 (1.15%) vSphere
7 4 (0.66%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 4 (0.66%) Virtual Servers
8 3 (0.49%) HDFS
8 3 (0.49%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (0.49%) VMware NSX
9 2 (0.33%) Apache Flume
9 2 (0.33%) XenApp
10 1 (0.16%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 30 (4.93%) Stealthwatch
2 29 (4.76%) Kubernetes
3 27 (4.43%) SCCM
4 18 (2.96%) SCOM
5 15 (2.46%) Norton AntiVirus
5 15 (2.46%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 12 (1.97%) Ansible
6 12 (1.97%) RSA Security Analytics
7 8 (1.31%) Terraform
8 7 (1.15%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 7 (1.15%) Puppet
9 4 (0.66%) RSA Archer
10 3 (0.49%) Docker Swarm
10 3 (0.49%) Oozie
11 2 (0.33%) vCenter Server
12 1 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
12 1 (0.16%) Opscode Chef
12 1 (0.16%) QRadar
Vendors
1 115 (18.88%) Microsoft
2 54 (8.87%) VMware
3 50 (8.21%) Symantec
4 48 (7.88%) Cisco
5 46 (7.55%) CheckPoint
6 30 (4.93%) Oracle
7 26 (4.27%) IBM
8 25 (4.11%) SolarWinds
9 23 (3.78%) Palo Alto
10 22 (3.61%) Splunk
11 18 (2.96%) SAP
12 15 (2.46%) Nokia
13 14 (2.30%) Avaya
13 14 (2.30%) Nortel
13 14 (2.30%) Riverbed
14 9 (1.48%) Red Hat
14 9 (1.48%) WorldPay
15 8 (1.31%) CommVault
15 8 (1.31%) Google
16 7 (1.15%) Qualys