Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
England > East of England
6 months to
17 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 26 23 33
Rank change year-on-year -3 +10 -2
Permanent jobs citing Retail 579 956 889
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 7.99% 8.28% 7.38%
As % of the General category 25.06% 22.90% 20.23%
Number of salaries quoted 346 665 654
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £49,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.06% -1.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £31,750 £25,750 £29,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £69,500 £70,350
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 2,310 4,175 4,394
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 31.88% 36.17% 36.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1,602 2,916 3,350
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -5.26%
10th Percentile £25,525 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +2.94% +2.00%

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 17 August 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 17 August 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 +3 324 £52,500 - 43
Cambridgeshire -23 102 £50,000 +17.65% 16
Bedfordshire +15 92 £61,500 +6.96% 9
Norfolk +12 30 £38,358 +232.10% 5
Essex -5 24 £35,000 -30.00% 14
Suffolk +14 7 £34,500 -23.33% 5
Retail
England

For the 6 months to 17 August 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.

1 219 (37.82%) Agile Software Development
2 140 (24.18%) Microsoft
3 115 (19.86%) Microsoft Azure
4 109 (18.83%) E-Commerce
5 104 (17.96%) Analytical Skills
6 103 (17.79%) C#
7 102 (17.62%) SQL
8 92 (15.89%) Windows
9 89 (15.37%) .NET
10 77 (13.30%) Analytics
11 66 (11.40%) Problem-Solving
12 64 (11.05%) Stakeholder Management
13 63 (10.88%) Scrum
14 62 (10.71%) User Experience
15 59 (10.19%) DevOps
15 59 (10.19%) Degree
16 54 (9.33%) ASP.NET Web API
17 53 (9.15%) SQL Server
18 52 (8.98%) JavaScript
19 50 (8.64%) Computer Science
19 50 (8.64%) Amazon AWS
20 49 (8.46%) Java
21 48 (8.29%) Test Automation
22 47 (8.12%) Finance
23 46 (7.94%) ASP.NET
23 46 (7.94%) Python
24 45 (7.77%) MVC
24 45 (7.77%) Cybersecurity
25 44 (7.60%) QA
26 42 (7.25%) Data Protection

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 25 (4.32%) MS Exchange
1 25 (4.32%) SharePoint
2 18 (3.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 18 (3.11%) Exchange Server 2013
3 15 (2.59%) Confluence
4 9 (1.55%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 9 (1.55%) CoreMedia CMS
4 9 (1.55%) WebSphere
5 7 (1.21%) WordPress
6 5 (0.86%) Apache Solr
6 5 (0.86%) TPMS
7 4 (0.69%) Apache
7 4 (0.69%) Apache Spark
7 4 (0.69%) OpenStack
7 4 (0.69%) Oracle Workflow
8 3 (0.52%) CMS
8 3 (0.52%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (0.52%) IIS
9 2 (0.35%) nginx
10 1 (0.17%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 18 (3.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 17 (2.94%) Spreadsheet
3 15 (2.59%) Microsoft Office
4 14 (2.42%) OmniGraffle
5 10 (1.73%) MS Visio
6 7 (1.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 2 (0.35%) Adobe Premiere
7 2 (0.35%) Microsoft Project
8 1 (0.17%) Adobe XD
8 1 (0.17%) Marvel
Business Applications
1 12 (2.07%) Magento
2 9 (1.55%) SAP ERP
2 9 (1.55%) SAP Hybris
3 5 (0.86%) Fredhopper
4 3 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.35%) Misys Midas
6 1 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.17%) Maximo
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle Retail
6 1 (0.17%) Postilion
6 1 (0.17%) ResourceLink
6 1 (0.17%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.17%) SAP MM
6 1 (0.17%) SAP PM
6 1 (0.17%) SAP S/4HANA
6 1 (0.17%) SessionCam
6 1 (0.17%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 115 (19.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 50 (8.64%) Amazon AWS
3 40 (6.91%) SaaS
4 27 (4.66%) Office 365
5 23 (3.97%) Power Platform
6 14 (2.42%) PaaS
7 13 (2.25%) IaaS
8 12 (2.07%) Google Cloud Platform
8 12 (2.07%) Serverless
9 8 (1.38%) OneDrive
10 7 (1.21%) Cloud Computing
11 6 (1.04%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 6 (1.04%) Amazon Kinesis
12 5 (0.86%) Algolia
12 5 (0.86%) AWS CloudFormation
13 4 (0.69%) Apigee
14 2 (0.35%) Google Analytics
14 2 (0.35%) Google Sheets
14 2 (0.35%) npm
15 1 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 36 (6.22%) Firewall
2 31 (5.35%) DNS
3 30 (5.18%) DHCP
4 22 (3.80%) SSL
5 21 (3.63%) Internet
6 16 (2.76%) Network Security
7 14 (2.42%) DAB
7 14 (2.42%) SAN
8 10 (1.73%) WAN
9 9 (1.55%) VPN
10 8 (1.38%) ATM
10 8 (1.38%) LAN
10 8 (1.38%) MPLS
10 8 (1.38%) WLAN
11 6 (1.04%) TCP/IP
11 6 (1.04%) Wi-Fi
12 5 (0.86%) BGP
12 5 (0.86%) Broadband
12 5 (0.86%) EIGRP
12 5 (0.86%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (9.15%) SQL Server
2 26 (4.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 23 (3.97%) Data Lake
3 23 (3.97%) Power BI
4 18 (3.11%) Data Warehouse
4 18 (3.11%) NoSQL
5 17 (2.94%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
5 17 (2.94%) PowerPivot
6 15 (2.59%) Big Data
7 8 (1.38%) MongoDB
7 8 (1.38%) MySQL
8 6 (1.04%) Relational Database
9 5 (0.86%) DB2
9 5 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (0.69%) Hadoop
10 4 (0.69%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (0.52%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (0.35%) Apache Hive
12 2 (0.35%) Impala
12 2 (0.35%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 31 (5.35%) JIRA
2 28 (4.84%) Git (software)
3 27 (4.66%) Octopus Deploy
4 22 (3.80%) Selenium
5 21 (3.63%) Jenkins
6 17 (2.94%) WebDriver
7 16 (2.76%) SpecFlow
8 14 (2.42%) Axure RP
8 14 (2.42%) Balsamiq
9 9 (1.55%) git-flow
9 9 (1.55%) JUnit
9 9 (1.55%) Mockito
9 9 (1.55%) Moq
9 9 (1.55%) MSTest
9 9 (1.55%) NUnit
10 8 (1.38%) Appium
10 8 (1.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 8 (1.38%) JMeter
10 8 (1.38%) SoapUI
10 8 (1.38%) xUnit.net
General
1 47 (8.12%) Finance
2 34 (5.87%) Marketing
3 28 (4.84%) Games
4 17 (2.94%) Manufacturing
5 6 (1.04%) Banking
5 6 (1.04%) Legal
6 5 (0.86%) Local Government
7 4 (0.69%) Military
7 4 (0.69%) Retail Banking
7 4 (0.69%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.17%) Advertising
8 1 (0.17%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.17%) Law
8 1 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.17%) Publishing
8 1 (0.17%) Social Science
Job Titles
1 119 (20.55%) Developer
2 95 (16.41%) Analyst
3 47 (8.12%) Senior Developer
4 46 (7.94%) Architect
5 39 (6.74%) .NET Developer
6 33 (5.70%) Solutions Architect
7 29 (5.01%) Business Analyst
8 27 (4.66%) Designer
8 27 (4.66%) Product Owner
8 27 (4.66%) UX Designer
9 22 (3.80%) Senior .NET Developer
10 21 (3.63%) Project Manager
11 20 (3.45%) Security Engineer
12 18 (3.11%) C# Developer
12 18 (3.11%) Java Developer
12 18 (3.11%) Senior Product Owner
13 17 (2.94%) Administrator
13 17 (2.94%) Head of Security
14 16 (2.76%) Service Analyst
14 16 (2.76%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (15.37%) .NET
2 54 (9.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 46 (7.94%) ASP.NET
4 42 (7.25%) HTML
5 37 (6.39%) ASP.NET MVC
5 37 (6.39%) React
6 34 (5.87%) AngularJS
7 33 (5.70%) Web Services
8 29 (5.01%) CSS
9 19 (3.28%) Node.js
10 18 (3.11%) .NET Core
11 14 (2.42%) REST
11 14 (2.42%) SOAP
12 13 (2.25%) JDBC
12 13 (2.25%) RESTful
12 13 (2.25%) Servlets
12 13 (2.25%) Spring
12 13 (2.25%) Vue.js
12 13 (2.25%) WebSockets
13 12 (2.07%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 104 (17.96%) Analytical Skills
2 62 (10.71%) User Experience
3 28 (4.84%) Mobile App
4 26 (4.49%) Greenfield Project
5 25 (4.32%) Security Operations Centre
5 25 (4.32%) Self-Motivation
6 20 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
7 19 (3.28%) Smartphone
8 18 (3.11%) PKI
9 17 (2.94%) e-Learning
9 17 (2.94%) EPoS
10 16 (2.76%) Cyberthreat
11 14 (2.42%) Replication
12 12 (2.07%) FMCG
13 11 (1.90%) Data Centre
14 10 (1.73%) Algorithms
15 9 (1.55%) Management Information System
16 8 (1.38%) Public Cloud
17 6 (1.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 6 (1.04%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 92 (15.89%) Windows
2 35 (6.04%) Linux
3 19 (3.28%) Windows Server
3 19 (3.28%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (2.94%) Unix
5 14 (2.42%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (2.25%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (1.38%) Android
8 7 (1.21%) Windows 7
9 5 (0.86%) zOS
10 4 (0.69%) Apple iOS
10 4 (0.69%) CentOS
10 4 (0.69%) Windows 10
11 3 (0.52%) Mac OS
11 3 (0.52%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.17%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 219 (37.82%) Agile Software Development
2 109 (18.83%) E-Commerce
3 77 (13.30%) Analytics
4 66 (11.40%) Problem-Solving
5 64 (11.05%) Stakeholder Management
6 63 (10.88%) Scrum
7 59 (10.19%) DevOps
8 50 (8.64%) Computer Science
9 48 (8.29%) Test Automation
10 45 (7.77%) Cybersecurity
10 45 (7.77%) MVC
11 42 (7.25%) Data Protection
12 38 (6.56%) SDLC
13 36 (6.22%) Business Intelligence
14 35 (6.04%) ITIL
15 33 (5.70%) Project Management
16 32 (5.53%) TDD
17 31 (5.35%) B2C
18 30 (5.18%) API Development
18 30 (5.18%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 103 (17.79%) C#
2 102 (17.62%) SQL
3 52 (8.98%) JavaScript
4 49 (8.46%) Java
5 46 (7.94%) Python
6 33 (5.70%) T-SQL
7 18 (3.11%) VBA
8 17 (2.94%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 17 (2.94%) PHP
9 13 (2.25%) PowerShell
10 7 (1.21%) Bash Shell
11 5 (0.86%) Assembly Language
11 5 (0.86%) COBOL
12 4 (0.69%) Java 8
12 4 (0.69%) Kotlin
12 4 (0.69%) Scala
12 4 (0.69%) VB
13 3 (0.52%) ES6
13 3 (0.52%) Go
13 3 (0.52%) Rust
Qualifications
1 59 (10.19%) Degree
2 26 (4.49%) CISSP
3 24 (4.15%) Cisco Certification
3 24 (4.15%) Computer Science Degree
4 16 (2.76%) CCNA
5 12 (2.07%) CCNP
6 10 (1.73%) CISM
7 8 (1.38%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 8 (1.38%) GIAC
8 7 (1.21%) CRISC
9 6 (1.04%) CESG Certified Professional
9 6 (1.04%) ISSAP
10 5 (0.86%) CCDP
10 5 (0.86%) CCIE
10 5 (0.86%) Master's Degree
11 4 (0.69%) ISACA
11 4 (0.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 4 (0.69%) MCSE
11 4 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (0.69%) RIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (7.60%) QA
2 32 (5.53%) GDPR
3 17 (2.94%) Data Quality
4 16 (2.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 14 (2.42%) SLA
6 9 (1.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 7 (1.21%) NIST
8 6 (1.04%) PCI DSS
9 2 (0.35%) PMO
10 1 (0.17%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 37 (6.39%) Active Directory
2 15 (2.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (2.42%) Docker
4 11 (1.90%) Hyper-V
5 8 (1.38%) VMware NSX
6 7 (1.21%) vSphere
7 6 (1.04%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.17%) Apache Flume
8 1 (0.17%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 22 (3.80%) SCCM
1 22 (3.80%) SCOM
2 19 (3.28%) Ansible
3 16 (2.76%) IBM Guardium
4 7 (1.21%) Kubernetes
5 6 (1.04%) Puppet
5 6 (1.04%) Terraform
5 6 (1.04%) vCenter Server
6 5 (0.86%) vRealize
6 5 (0.86%) WSUS
7 3 (0.52%) Backup Exec
7 3 (0.52%) Docker Swarm
7 3 (0.52%) NetBackup
8 2 (0.35%) FortiGate
9 1 (0.17%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Intune
9 1 (0.17%) Oozie
9 1 (0.17%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.17%) Prometheus
9 1 (0.17%) yum
Vendors
1 140 (24.18%) Microsoft
2 35 (6.04%) VMware
3 28 (4.84%) Cisco
4 26 (4.49%) SAP
5 20 (3.45%) Symantec
6 16 (2.76%) Imperva
6 16 (2.76%) McAfee
6 16 (2.76%) Varonis
7 15 (2.59%) IBM
8 14 (2.42%) Google
8 14 (2.42%) WorldPay
9 13 (2.25%) Adobe
9 13 (2.25%) CommVault
9 13 (2.25%) Salesforce.com
10 12 (2.07%) Palo Alto
11 11 (1.90%) Oracle
12 10 (1.73%) Qualys
12 10 (1.73%) Sitecore
12 10 (1.73%) Splunk
13 9 (1.55%) Elastic Path