Period
to 14 December 2017

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 14 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
England > East of England
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 40 46
Rank change year-on-year +6 +6 -13
Permanent jobs citing Retail 829 719 782
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 6.84% 5.53% 5.16%
As % of the General category 18.88% 15.43% 14.49%
Number of salaries quoted 648 590 621
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £28,525 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £80,000 £76,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +1.01%

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 4390 4660 5395
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 36.22% 35.87% 35.58%
Number of salaries quoted 3367 3743 4263
East of England median annual salary £46,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.16% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £75,000 £73,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £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 14 December 2017.

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 14 December 2017. 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 +5 425 £52,500 - 29
Bedfordshire +6 137 £55,000 -12.00% 5
Cambridgeshire -9 137 £44,400 -3.48% 22
Essex +39 57 £40,000 +19.40% 5
Suffolk +45 42 £42,500 -10.53% 4
Norfolk +36 28 £34,000 -26.49% 2
East Anglia - 1 £72,500 -
Retail
England

For the 6 months to 14 December 2017, IT jobs citing Retail also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Retail.

1 222 (26.78%) Agile Software Development
2 159 (19.18%) E-Commerce
3 147 (17.73%) Finance
4 142 (17.13%) SQL
5 136 (16.41%) Analytical Skills
6 132 (15.92%) Java
7 129 (15.56%) HTML
8 119 (14.35%) .NET
9 115 (13.87%) Stakeholder Management
10 108 (13.03%) CSS
11 107 (12.91%) Project Management
12 105 (12.67%) Oracle
12 105 (12.67%) Microsoft
13 104 (12.55%) Marketing
14 103 (12.42%) JavaScript
15 85 (10.25%) Amazon AWS
16 81 (9.77%) SDLC
17 77 (9.29%) C#
18 76 (9.17%) SQL Server
18 76 (9.17%) Windows
18 76 (9.17%) Linux
19 75 (9.05%) Web Services
20 73 (8.81%) Degree
21 72 (8.69%) Analytics
22 71 (8.56%) XML
23 67 (8.08%) Scrum
24 64 (7.72%) OO
24 64 (7.72%) DevOps
25 61 (7.36%) ITIL
26 58 (7.00%) JSON

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 34 (4.10%) JBoss
2 31 (3.74%) Tomcat
3 25 (3.02%) SAS
3 25 (3.02%) SharePoint
4 23 (2.77%) OpenStack
5 22 (2.65%) Apache Spark
6 19 (2.29%) CMS
7 16 (1.93%) MS Exchange
8 15 (1.81%) Skype for Business
9 13 (1.57%) Apache
9 13 (1.57%) Drupal
10 10 (1.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 6 (0.72%) Confluence
11 6 (0.72%) IIS
11 6 (0.72%) SharePoint 2010
11 6 (0.72%) WildFly
12 4 (0.48%) Elasticsearch
12 4 (0.48%) nginx
12 4 (0.48%) WebSphere
12 4 (0.48%) WordPress
Applications
1 36 (4.34%) Microsoft Office
2 28 (3.38%) Microsoft Excel
3 12 (1.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 11 (1.33%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.72%) Photoshop
6 5 (0.60%) XMetaL
7 4 (0.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 3 (0.36%) EngageOne
8 3 (0.36%) Microsoft Project
8 3 (0.36%) SPSS
9 2 (0.24%) Adobe Illustrator
9 2 (0.24%) InDesign
10 1 (0.12%) Adobe Premiere
10 1 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.12%) Vectorworks
Business Applications
1 29 (3.50%) Dynamics NAV
2 27 (3.26%) Oracle EBS
3 14 (1.69%) Oracle Retail
4 13 (1.57%) Payment Gateway
5 10 (1.21%) NetSuite
6 9 (1.09%) Oracle BPM
7 5 (0.60%) SAP MM
7 5 (0.60%) SAP Retail
7 5 (0.60%) SAP SRM
8 4 (0.48%) Infor CloudSuite
8 4 (0.48%) SDL Web 8
9 3 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
9 3 (0.36%) Exstream
9 3 (0.36%) ResourceLink
9 3 (0.36%) SAP FI
9 3 (0.36%) SAP Hybris
9 3 (0.36%) SAP MDG
9 3 (0.36%) SAP SD
9 3 (0.36%) Unica
10 2 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 85 (10.25%) Amazon AWS
2 54 (6.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 31 (3.74%) SaaS
4 22 (2.65%) Office 365
5 14 (1.69%) Google Analytics
6 10 (1.21%) Google Cloud Platform
6 10 (1.21%) PaaS
7 8 (0.97%) Amazon EMR
8 7 (0.84%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 6 (0.72%) Dynamics 365
10 5 (0.60%) Amazon Kinesis
10 5 (0.60%) Amazon S3
10 5 (0.60%) IaaS
11 4 (0.48%) SuccessFactors
11 4 (0.48%) Yammer
12 3 (0.36%) G Suite
12 3 (0.36%) Silverpop
13 2 (0.24%) Adobe Analytics
13 2 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
13 2 (0.24%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 22 (2.65%) Firewall
2 21 (2.53%) DNS
3 18 (2.17%) HTTP
4 17 (2.05%) DHCP
5 13 (1.57%) LAN
5 13 (1.57%) VLAN
5 13 (1.57%) VoIP
6 11 (1.33%) MPLS
6 11 (1.33%) Skype
6 11 (1.33%) TCP/IP
6 11 (1.33%) WAN
7 9 (1.09%) ISDN
7 9 (1.09%) PBX
7 9 (1.09%) Remote Desktop
7 9 (1.09%) VPN
7 9 (1.09%) Wireless
8 7 (0.84%) ATM
9 6 (0.72%) Intranet
10 5 (0.60%) Cisco Wireless
11 4 (0.48%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (9.17%) SQL Server
2 39 (4.70%) MySQL
3 29 (3.50%) Big Data
4 26 (3.14%) MongoDB
5 25 (3.02%) Relational Database
6 23 (2.77%) Data Warehouse
6 23 (2.77%) Oracle Database
7 22 (2.65%) Hadoop
8 20 (2.41%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 19 (2.29%) NoSQL
9 19 (2.29%) Oracle Exadata
9 19 (2.29%) RDBMS
10 18 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 15 (1.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 14 (1.69%) Apache Hive
12 14 (1.69%) Impala
13 12 (1.45%) Spotfire
14 11 (1.33%) Apache Cassandra
14 11 (1.33%) Power BI
15 10 (1.21%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 32 (3.86%) Git (software)
2 25 (3.02%) JIRA
3 24 (2.90%) Selenium
4 20 (2.41%) Cucumber
5 18 (2.17%) Oracle Forms
6 17 (2.05%) Jenkins
7 11 (1.33%) SpecFlow
7 11 (1.33%) WebDriver
8 9 (1.09%) Subversion
9 8 (0.97%) NUnit
9 8 (0.97%) Oracle APEX
10 7 (0.84%) SoapUI
11 5 (0.60%) Maven
11 5 (0.60%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (0.60%) TeamCity
11 5 (0.60%) Visual Studio
12 4 (0.48%) Ant
12 4 (0.48%) JMeter
12 4 (0.48%) MSTest
12 4 (0.48%) RSpec
General
1 147 (17.73%) Finance
2 104 (12.55%) Marketing
3 47 (5.67%) Manufacturing
4 32 (3.86%) Banking
5 31 (3.74%) Games
6 28 (3.38%) Publishing
7 25 (3.02%) Advertising
8 21 (2.53%) Telecoms
9 19 (2.29%) Automotive
10 7 (0.84%) Financial Institution
11 6 (0.72%) Electronics
12 4 (0.48%) General Ledger
13 3 (0.36%) German Language
13 3 (0.36%) Legal
14 2 (0.24%) Hindi Language
14 2 (0.24%) Polish Language
14 2 (0.24%) Urdu Language
15 1 (0.12%) Brand Awareness
15 1 (0.12%) Interactive Media
15 1 (0.12%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 174 (20.99%) Developer
2 167 (20.14%) Analyst
3 71 (8.56%) Project Manager
4 66 (7.96%) Business Analyst
5 48 (5.79%) Architect
6 40 (4.83%) Senior Analyst
7 36 (4.34%) Senior Manager
7 36 (4.34%) Software Analyst
8 32 (3.86%) Consultant
8 32 (3.86%) Support Analyst
9 31 (3.74%) .NET Developer
10 29 (3.50%) Solutions Architect
11 27 (3.26%) Java Developer
12 26 (3.14%) C# Developer
13 24 (2.90%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 24 (2.90%) IT Manager
13 24 (2.90%) Senior Developer
14 22 (2.65%) Applications Support
14 22 (2.65%) Technical Manager
15 21 (2.53%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 129 (15.56%) HTML
2 119 (14.35%) .NET
3 108 (13.03%) CSS
4 75 (9.05%) Web Services
5 71 (8.56%) XML
6 58 (7.00%) JSON
7 48 (5.79%) REST
8 45 (5.43%) AngularJS
8 45 (5.43%) jQuery
8 45 (5.43%) Spring
9 43 (5.19%) HTML5
10 29 (3.50%) XHTML
11 28 (3.38%) XSLT
12 26 (3.14%) ASP.NET
12 26 (3.14%) CSS3
13 24 (2.90%) React
14 23 (2.77%) J2EE
15 22 (2.65%) Hibernate
15 22 (2.65%) SOAP
16 20 (2.41%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 136 (16.41%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (4.95%) User Experience
3 38 (4.58%) Data Centre
4 34 (4.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 33 (3.98%) Computer Science
6 30 (3.62%) EPoS
7 21 (2.53%) Management Information System
8 20 (2.41%) Public Cloud
9 18 (2.17%) Greenfield Project
10 14 (1.69%) Algorithms
11 13 (1.57%) Life Science
12 9 (1.09%) FMCG
12 9 (1.09%) Mobile App
13 8 (0.97%) Data Structures
14 7 (0.84%) BBC
14 7 (0.84%) Contactless
14 7 (0.84%) Fintech
15 6 (0.72%) Smart Meter
16 5 (0.60%) Embedded Systems
16 5 (0.60%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 76 (9.17%) Linux
1 76 (9.17%) Windows
2 20 (2.41%) Windows Server
3 19 (2.29%) Unix
4 12 (1.45%) Android
5 11 (1.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (1.21%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (1.21%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (1.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (1.09%) Windows Vista
8 7 (0.84%) Apple iOS
8 7 (0.84%) Mac OS X
8 7 (0.84%) Windows 10
9 4 (0.48%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.24%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.24%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.12%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 222 (26.78%) Agile Software Development
2 159 (19.18%) E-Commerce
3 115 (13.87%) Stakeholder Management
4 107 (12.91%) Project Management
5 81 (9.77%) SDLC
6 72 (8.69%) Analytics
7 67 (8.08%) Scrum
8 64 (7.72%) DevOps
8 64 (7.72%) OO
9 61 (7.36%) ITIL
10 57 (6.88%) Business Intelligence
11 53 (6.39%) Test Automation
12 48 (5.79%) Continuous Improvement
12 48 (5.79%) Mentoring
13 47 (5.67%) Business Analysis
13 47 (5.67%) CRM
13 47 (5.67%) Logistics
14 45 (5.43%) Software Engineering
15 42 (5.07%) BDD
15 42 (5.07%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 142 (17.13%) SQL
2 132 (15.92%) Java
3 103 (12.42%) JavaScript
4 77 (9.29%) C#
5 45 (5.43%) C
6 38 (4.58%) Python
7 27 (3.26%) PL/SQL
8 18 (2.17%) PHP
9 13 (1.57%) T-SQL
10 12 (1.45%) R
11 10 (1.21%) PowerShell
11 10 (1.21%) Shell Script
12 9 (1.09%) MATLAB
12 9 (1.09%) Scala
13 8 (0.97%) Korn
14 6 (0.72%) Bash Shell
15 5 (0.60%) ABAP
15 5 (0.60%) VBA
15 5 (0.60%) XQuery
16 4 (0.48%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 73 (8.81%) Degree
2 16 (1.93%) CISSP
3 10 (1.21%) CISM
3 10 (1.21%) Computer Science Degree
4 9 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (1.09%) ISEB
4 9 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
4 9 (1.09%) Numerate Degree
4 9 (1.09%) SSCP
5 8 (0.97%) MCP
5 8 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (0.84%) CISA
7 6 (0.72%) CCNP
8 5 (0.60%) Oracle Certification
9 4 (0.48%) CCNA
9 4 (0.48%) CompTIA Security+
9 4 (0.48%) GIAC
9 4 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 4 (0.48%) SANS
9 4 (0.48%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (4.58%) QA
2 15 (1.81%) Data Quality
3 14 (1.69%) PMO
4 12 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (1.21%) SLA
6 4 (0.48%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.36%) GDPR
7 3 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 2 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27005
9 1 (0.12%) COBIT
9 1 (0.12%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 35 (4.22%) Active Directory
2 21 (2.53%) Docker
3 16 (1.93%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (1.57%) Oracle RAC
5 10 (1.21%) Ceph
5 10 (1.21%) Terminal Services
6 9 (1.09%) Apache Flume
6 9 (1.09%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (0.36%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.12%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 14 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (1.21%) Ansible
2 10 (1.21%) Kubernetes
2 10 (1.21%) Puppet
3 9 (1.09%) WSUS
4 8 (0.97%) Data Guard
4 8 (0.97%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 8 (0.97%) Oracle RMAN
5 6 (0.72%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (0.48%) Capistrano
6 4 (0.48%) SCCM
7 3 (0.36%) Dollar Universe
7 3 (0.36%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.12%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 105 (12.67%) Microsoft
1 105 (12.67%) Oracle
2 44 (5.31%) Tableau
3 38 (4.58%) VMware
4 37 (4.46%) SAP
5 34 (4.10%) Google
6 19 (2.29%) JD Edwards
7 17 (2.05%) Adobe
8 16 (1.93%) WorldPay
9 14 (1.69%) Retek
10 12 (1.45%) TIBCO
11 11 (1.33%) HP
11 11 (1.33%) Infor
12 10 (1.21%) Cisco
13 9 (1.09%) Cognizant
13 9 (1.09%) PeopleSoft
13 9 (1.09%) Rackspace
14 7 (0.84%) Virgin Media
15 6 (0.72%) JDA
15 6 (0.72%) Nintex