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

Retailing
England > East of England
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 38 43 44
Rank change year-on-year +5 +1 -7
Permanent jobs citing Retail 735 646 758
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 6.24% 5.22% 5.13%
As % of the General category 17.59% 14.59% 14.45%
Number of salaries quoted 583 521 590
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +10.53% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £81,250 £75,000
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 4,178 4,427 5,247
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 35.46% 35.79% 35.54%
Number of salaries quoted 3,234 3,542 4,143
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £75,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.96% +4.00% -

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 January 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 January 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 +4 398 £55,000 +4.76% 55
Cambridgeshire +27 154 £38,850 -16.45% 34
Bedfordshire -10 58 £55,000 -15.38% 11
Essex +28 53 £45,000 +28.57% 18
Suffolk +47 46 £42,500 -10.53% 7
Norfolk +33 24 £34,000 -26.49% 5
Retail
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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.

1 227 (30.88%) Agile Software Development
2 147 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 132 (17.96%) Java
4 111 (15.10%) Finance
5 106 (14.42%) SQL
6 101 (13.74%) .NET
7 100 (13.61%) HTML
8 97 (13.20%) Project Management
9 95 (12.93%) Analytical Skills
10 93 (12.65%) Microsoft
11 92 (12.52%) JavaScript
11 92 (12.52%) CSS
12 88 (11.97%) Marketing
13 84 (11.43%) Oracle
14 82 (11.16%) SDLC
15 79 (10.75%) Stakeholder Management
16 76 (10.34%) Scrum
17 75 (10.20%) C#
17 75 (10.20%) Linux
18 71 (9.66%) Software Engineering
19 67 (9.12%) DevOps
20 66 (8.98%) Amazon AWS
21 65 (8.84%) Windows
22 56 (7.62%) Web Services
22 56 (7.62%) XML
23 55 (7.48%) Business Intelligence
23 55 (7.48%) Analytics
24 54 (7.35%) C
24 54 (7.35%) SQL Server
25 53 (7.21%) OO

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 33 (4.49%) OpenStack
2 29 (3.95%) JBoss
3 27 (3.67%) Tomcat
4 19 (2.59%) SharePoint
5 16 (2.18%) MS Exchange
6 14 (1.90%) SAS
7 12 (1.63%) Apache
7 12 (1.63%) CMS
7 12 (1.63%) Drupal
8 11 (1.50%) Skype for Business
9 10 (1.36%) Confluence
10 8 (1.09%) Apache Spark
11 6 (0.82%) WebLogic
11 6 (0.82%) WebSphere
11 6 (0.82%) WildFly
12 5 (0.68%) Elasticsearch
12 5 (0.68%) nginx
13 4 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2003
13 4 (0.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 3 (0.41%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 32 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
2 25 (3.40%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (1.36%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (0.82%) Photoshop
5 5 (0.68%) XMetaL
6 4 (0.54%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 3 (0.41%) EngageOne
8 2 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.27%) InDesign
8 2 (0.27%) Microsoft Project
9 1 (0.14%) Adobe Premiere
9 1 (0.14%) SPSS
9 1 (0.14%) Vectorworks
Business Applications
1 27 (3.67%) Dynamics NAV
2 13 (1.77%) Oracle EBS
3 10 (1.36%) NetSuite
3 10 (1.36%) Oracle Retail
4 8 (1.09%) Payment Gateway
5 4 (0.54%) SDL Web 8
6 3 (0.41%) Exstream
6 3 (0.41%) ResourceLink
6 3 (0.41%) SAP FI
6 3 (0.41%) SAP Hybris
6 3 (0.41%) SAP PM
6 3 (0.41%) SAP SD
7 2 (0.27%) BASE24
7 2 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.27%) Postilion
7 2 (0.27%) SAP MM
7 2 (0.27%) SAP S/4HANA
8 1 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.14%) SAP FI/CO
8 1 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 66 (8.98%) Amazon AWS
2 50 (6.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 26 (3.54%) SaaS
4 19 (2.59%) Office 365
5 14 (1.90%) Google Analytics
6 10 (1.36%) Google Cloud Platform
7 7 (0.95%) Dynamics 365
7 7 (0.95%) IaaS
7 7 (0.95%) PaaS
8 6 (0.82%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 5 (0.68%) Amazon S3
9 5 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
10 4 (0.54%) Serverless
10 4 (0.54%) Yammer
11 2 (0.27%) G Suite
11 2 (0.27%) OneDrive
12 1 (0.14%) AdWords
12 1 (0.14%) Amazon EMR
12 1 (0.14%) Google Play
12 1 (0.14%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 23 (3.13%) DNS
2 19 (2.59%) DHCP
3 18 (2.45%) TCP/IP
4 17 (2.31%) Firewall
5 13 (1.77%) HTTP
6 9 (1.22%) LAN
6 9 (1.22%) VoIP
7 8 (1.09%) VLAN
8 7 (0.95%) ATM
8 7 (0.95%) Skype
8 7 (0.95%) WAN
8 7 (0.95%) Wireless
9 6 (0.82%) MPLS
10 4 (0.54%) ISDN
10 4 (0.54%) PBX
10 4 (0.54%) Remote Desktop
10 4 (0.54%) VPN
10 4 (0.54%) WebEx
10 4 (0.54%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (0.41%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (7.35%) SQL Server
2 32 (4.35%) MySQL
3 30 (4.08%) Data Warehouse
4 24 (3.27%) MongoDB
5 20 (2.72%) NoSQL
5 20 (2.72%) Relational Database
6 17 (2.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 16 (2.18%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 15 (2.04%) Big Data
8 15 (2.04%) RDBMS
9 14 (1.90%) Oracle Exadata
10 13 (1.77%) Spotfire
10 13 (1.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 12 (1.63%) Power BI
12 11 (1.50%) Apache Cassandra
13 10 (1.36%) Oracle Database
14 8 (1.09%) Hadoop
14 8 (1.09%) HBase
14 8 (1.09%) Oracle Database 12c
14 8 (1.09%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 40 (5.44%) JIRA
2 34 (4.63%) Git (software)
3 26 (3.54%) Selenium
4 19 (2.59%) Jenkins
5 16 (2.18%) Cucumber
6 14 (1.90%) Subversion
6 14 (1.90%) WebDriver
7 13 (1.77%) Oracle Forms
8 8 (1.09%) Oracle APEX
9 7 (0.95%) SoapUI
10 6 (0.82%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (0.82%) Visual Studio
11 4 (0.54%) JBehave
11 4 (0.54%) JMeter
11 4 (0.54%) JUnit
11 4 (0.54%) Maven
11 4 (0.54%) MSTest
11 4 (0.54%) TeamCity
11 4 (0.54%) Vagrant
12 3 (0.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 111 (15.10%) Finance
2 88 (11.97%) Marketing
3 30 (4.08%) Manufacturing
4 26 (3.54%) Advertising
5 23 (3.13%) Publishing
6 21 (2.86%) Banking
7 16 (2.18%) Games
8 15 (2.04%) Automotive
8 15 (2.04%) Telecoms
9 7 (0.95%) Financial Institution
10 4 (0.54%) General Ledger
11 3 (0.41%) German Language
12 2 (0.27%) Electronics
13 1 (0.14%) Billing
13 1 (0.14%) Brand Awareness
13 1 (0.14%) Interactive Media
13 1 (0.14%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.14%) Legal
13 1 (0.14%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 157 (21.36%) Developer
2 120 (16.33%) Analyst
3 47 (6.39%) Business Analyst
4 46 (6.26%) Project Manager
5 37 (5.03%) .NET Developer
6 33 (4.49%) Senior Manager
7 32 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
8 28 (3.81%) Architect
9 27 (3.67%) Software Analyst
10 26 (3.54%) Systems Engineer
11 24 (3.27%) C# Developer
11 24 (3.27%) Product Manager
12 23 (3.13%) C# .NET Developer
13 22 (2.99%) Java Developer
14 21 (2.86%) Development Manager
14 21 (2.86%) Dynamics NAV Developer
15 20 (2.72%) Consultant
16 19 (2.59%) Applications Specialist
16 19 (2.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 19 (2.59%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (13.74%) .NET
2 100 (13.61%) HTML
3 92 (12.52%) CSS
4 56 (7.62%) Web Services
4 56 (7.62%) XML
5 38 (5.17%) REST
6 36 (4.90%) jQuery
7 28 (3.81%) JSON
7 28 (3.81%) Spring
8 25 (3.40%) HTML5
9 24 (3.27%) SOAP
9 24 (3.27%) XHTML
10 22 (2.99%) AngularJS
10 22 (2.99%) CSS3
10 22 (2.99%) XSLT
11 21 (2.86%) J2EE
12 18 (2.45%) ASP.NET
13 17 (2.31%) Hibernate
13 17 (2.31%) React
14 14 (1.90%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 95 (12.93%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (5.71%) User Experience
3 41 (5.58%) Data Centre
4 34 (4.63%) EPoS
5 26 (3.54%) Public Cloud
6 21 (2.86%) Computer Science
6 21 (2.86%) Management Information System
7 10 (1.36%) Fintech
8 9 (1.22%) Mobile App
9 8 (1.09%) FMCG
10 7 (0.95%) Contactless
10 7 (0.95%) Greenfield Project
11 6 (0.82%) Algorithms
12 5 (0.68%) Minimum Viable Product
12 5 (0.68%) Semantic Web
12 5 (0.68%) Smart Meter
13 4 (0.54%) Acoustics
13 4 (0.54%) Life Science
14 3 (0.41%) Digital Media
14 3 (0.41%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 75 (10.20%) Linux
2 65 (8.84%) Windows
3 17 (2.31%) Windows Server
4 15 (2.04%) Android
5 14 (1.90%) Apple iOS
5 14 (1.90%) Unix
6 9 (1.22%) Windows Vista
7 5 (0.68%) Windows 10
7 5 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (0.54%) Windows 7
8 4 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.41%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.14%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.14%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 227 (30.88%) Agile Software Development
2 147 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 97 (13.20%) Project Management
4 82 (11.16%) SDLC
5 79 (10.75%) Stakeholder Management
6 76 (10.34%) Scrum
7 71 (9.66%) Software Engineering
8 67 (9.12%) DevOps
9 55 (7.48%) Analytics
9 55 (7.48%) Business Intelligence
10 53 (7.21%) OO
11 45 (6.12%) TDD
12 44 (5.99%) Test Automation
13 41 (5.58%) Continuous Improvement
13 41 (5.58%) ITIL
14 39 (5.31%) CRM
14 39 (5.31%) Mentoring
15 37 (5.03%) Web Development
16 35 (4.76%) Waterfall
17 33 (4.49%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 132 (17.96%) Java
2 106 (14.42%) SQL
3 92 (12.52%) JavaScript
4 75 (10.20%) C#
5 54 (7.35%) C
6 27 (3.67%) Python
7 18 (2.45%) PHP
7 18 (2.45%) PL/SQL
8 13 (1.77%) C++
9 12 (1.63%) T-SQL
10 11 (1.50%) Bash Shell
11 10 (1.36%) PowerShell
12 9 (1.22%) Scala
13 8 (1.09%) Korn
14 5 (0.68%) VBA
14 5 (0.68%) XQuery
15 3 (0.41%) PHP 5
16 2 (0.27%) ABAP
16 2 (0.27%) Go
16 2 (0.27%) Perl
Qualifications
1 40 (5.44%) Degree
2 16 (2.18%) CISSP
3 10 (1.36%) CISM
4 9 (1.22%) SSCP
5 8 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (0.82%) CISA
6 6 (0.82%) Computer Science Degree
7 4 (0.54%) CCNA
7 4 (0.54%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (0.54%) CompTIA Security+
7 4 (0.54%) CSSLP
7 4 (0.54%) GIAC
7 4 (0.54%) ISEB
7 4 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (0.54%) SANS
7 4 (0.54%) SC Cleared
7 4 (0.54%) Security Cleared
8 3 (0.41%) CWNA
8 3 (0.41%) MCP
8 3 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (4.90%) QA
2 14 (1.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (0.82%) PCI DSS
3 6 (0.82%) SLA
4 5 (0.68%) PMO
5 3 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 2 (0.27%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.27%) GDPR
6 2 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27005
6 2 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.14%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 39 (5.31%) Active Directory
2 20 (2.72%) Docker
3 13 (1.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (1.63%) Ceph
5 8 (1.09%) Oracle RAC
6 5 (0.68%) Terminal Services
6 5 (0.68%) Virtual Servers
7 4 (0.54%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.14%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 12 (1.63%) Kubernetes
2 8 (1.09%) Data Guard
2 8 (1.09%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 8 (1.09%) Oracle RMAN
3 6 (0.82%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (0.68%) Ansible
4 5 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (0.68%) Puppet
5 4 (0.54%) SCCM
5 4 (0.54%) WSUS
6 3 (0.41%) Dollar Universe
6 3 (0.41%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.14%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 93 (12.65%) Microsoft
2 84 (11.43%) Oracle
3 46 (6.26%) VMware
4 36 (4.90%) WorldPay
5 30 (4.08%) SAP
5 30 (4.08%) Tableau
6 29 (3.95%) Google
7 14 (1.90%) Adobe
8 11 (1.50%) HP
8 11 (1.50%) TIBCO
9 10 (1.36%) JD Edwards
9 10 (1.36%) Retek
10 8 (1.09%) Infor
10 8 (1.09%) Rackspace
11 6 (0.82%) Cisco
11 6 (0.82%) JDA
12 5 (0.68%) ServiceNow
13 4 (0.54%) Capita
13 4 (0.54%) Sybase
14 3 (0.41%) Brocade