Period
to 15 December 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 15 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
England > East of England
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 24 35 42
Rank change year-on-year +11 +7 +6
Permanent jobs citing Retail 798 820 713
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 8.13% 6.77% 5.48%
As % of the General category 24.20% 18.72% 15.30%
Number of salaries quoted 567 637 584
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,450 £30,000
90th Percentile £76,250 £72,500 £80,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% -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 3,297 4,381 4,661
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 33.58% 36.18% 35.82%
Number of salaries quoted 2,286 3,354 3,742
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.26% -3.16% +3.26%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £75,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% 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 15 December 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 15 December 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 0 352 £55,000 +4.76% 46
Cambridgeshire +68 310 £40,000 -9.91% 19
Essex +7 52 £42,500 +6.25% 14
Bedfordshire -35 50 £60,000 +9.09% 15
Norfolk +16 25 £60,000 +76.47%
Suffolk -31 9 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Retail
England

For the 6 months to 15 December 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.

1 189 (23.68%) Microsoft
2 185 (23.18%) Agile Software Development
3 167 (20.93%) Problem-Solving
4 164 (20.55%) Firewall
5 152 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
6 135 (16.92%) Cisco Certification
7 133 (16.67%) Self-Motivation
8 131 (16.42%) Information Security
9 120 (15.04%) Finance
10 119 (14.91%) Cisco
11 117 (14.66%) Symantec
12 111 (13.91%) Cybersecurity
13 107 (13.41%) Java
14 101 (12.66%) CISSP
15 99 (12.41%) SIEM
16 94 (11.78%) SQL
16 94 (11.78%) VMware
17 92 (11.53%) CCNA
18 91 (11.40%) Continuous Improvement
18 91 (11.40%) Analytics
19 89 (11.15%) TCP/IP
20 87 (10.90%) CheckPoint
21 86 (10.78%) Windows
21 86 (10.78%) Degree
22 80 (10.03%) Stakeholder Management
23 77 (9.65%) HTML
24 76 (9.52%) WAN
24 76 (9.52%) LAN
24 76 (9.52%) Security Operations
25 75 (9.40%) Wireshark

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 18 (2.26%) MS Exchange
2 17 (2.13%) JBoss
3 16 (2.01%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (2.01%) SharePoint
4 14 (1.75%) Apache Spark
4 14 (1.75%) WebSphere
5 13 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2013
6 12 (1.50%) SAS
6 12 (1.50%) Tomcat
7 11 (1.38%) IIS
8 6 (0.75%) Apache
8 6 (0.75%) Apache Pig
8 6 (0.75%) OpenStack
9 5 (0.63%) Apache Solr
9 5 (0.63%) CMS
9 5 (0.63%) WebSphere Application Server
10 3 (0.38%) Confluence
10 3 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (0.25%) GlassFish
11 2 (0.25%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 23 (2.88%) Microsoft Office
2 17 (2.13%) Microsoft Excel
3 12 (1.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (0.63%) Microsoft Project
4 5 (0.63%) OmniGraffle
5 2 (0.25%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.25%) InDesign
5 2 (0.25%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.13%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.13%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 11 (1.38%) Dynamics NAV
1 11 (1.38%) Oracle Retail
2 7 (0.88%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.50%) NetSuite
3 4 (0.50%) SAP ERP
4 2 (0.25%) BPCS
4 2 (0.25%) Magento
4 2 (0.25%) OpenCart
5 1 (0.13%) Sage 200
5 1 (0.13%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.13%) SAP MII
Cloud Services
1 56 (7.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 45 (5.64%) Amazon AWS
3 27 (3.38%) SaaS
4 15 (1.88%) Google Cloud Platform
5 11 (1.38%) Google Analytics
6 10 (1.25%) GitHub
7 9 (1.13%) Cloud Computing
8 8 (1.00%) Office 365
9 7 (0.88%) Google Tag Manager
10 5 (0.63%) AdWords
11 4 (0.50%) Dynamics 365
11 4 (0.50%) IaaS
12 1 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
12 1 (0.13%) AWS CloudFormation
12 1 (0.13%) AWS Lambda
12 1 (0.13%) Azure Active Directory
12 1 (0.13%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 164 (20.55%) Firewall
2 89 (11.15%) TCP/IP
3 76 (9.52%) LAN
3 76 (9.52%) WAN
4 75 (9.40%) Wireshark
5 68 (8.52%) Network Security
6 66 (8.27%) Wi-Fi
7 61 (7.64%) Ethernet
7 61 (7.64%) Intrusion Detection
8 56 (7.02%) OSPF
9 39 (4.89%) VoIP
10 35 (4.39%) DNS
11 30 (3.76%) BGP
12 26 (3.26%) DHCP
13 24 (3.01%) SAN
14 20 (2.51%) SSL
15 14 (1.75%) HTTP
15 14 (1.75%) VPN
15 14 (1.75%) Wireless
16 11 (1.38%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 31 (3.88%) Hadoop
3 24 (3.01%) MySQL
4 22 (2.76%) Big Data
5 19 (2.38%) Relational Database
5 19 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 15 (1.88%) Data Warehouse
7 14 (1.75%) Apache Hive
8 13 (1.63%) MongoDB
8 13 (1.63%) NoSQL
9 11 (1.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 10 (1.25%) Power BI
10 10 (1.25%) Sqoop
11 8 (1.00%) PostgreSQL
11 8 (1.00%) RDBMS
12 7 (0.88%) Azure SQL Database
13 6 (0.75%) Apache Cassandra
13 6 (0.75%) HBase
13 6 (0.75%) SQL Server 2012
14 5 (0.63%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 15 (1.88%) Git (software)
1 15 (1.88%) JIRA
2 12 (1.50%) Jenkins
3 11 (1.38%) Subversion
4 9 (1.13%) Maven
5 8 (1.00%) Eclipse
5 8 (1.00%) Gradle
5 8 (1.00%) Grunt
5 8 (1.00%) JUnit
6 6 (0.75%) Axure RP
7 5 (0.63%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 5 (0.63%) Selenium
7 5 (0.63%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (0.63%) webpack
8 4 (0.50%) PostCSS
8 4 (0.50%) Visual Studio
8 4 (0.50%) WebDriver
9 3 (0.38%) TeamCity
10 2 (0.25%) JBehave
10 2 (0.25%) Mockito
General
1 120 (15.04%) Finance
2 35 (4.39%) Marketing
3 27 (3.38%) Advertising
4 26 (3.26%) Telecoms
5 18 (2.26%) Manufacturing
6 6 (0.75%) Games
7 4 (0.50%) Automotive
7 4 (0.50%) Back Office
7 4 (0.50%) Banking
7 4 (0.50%) Publishing
8 2 (0.25%) German Language
8 2 (0.25%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.25%) Law
8 2 (0.25%) Legal
9 1 (0.13%) French Language
9 1 (0.13%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.13%) Social Science
9 1 (0.13%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.13%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 220 (27.57%) Analyst
2 165 (20.68%) Developer
3 58 (7.27%) Network Analyst
4 56 (7.02%) Architect
5 45 (5.64%) Security Engineer
5 45 (5.64%) Senior Developer
6 43 (5.39%) Java Developer
7 40 (5.01%) Junior
8 33 (4.14%) SOC Engineer
9 31 (3.88%) .NET Developer
9 31 (3.88%) Information Security Engineer
9 31 (3.88%) Security Analyst
10 27 (3.38%) Network Security Analyst
11 26 (3.26%) Business Analyst
11 26 (3.26%) Product Manager
11 26 (3.26%) Security Architect
12 25 (3.13%) DevOps Engineer
12 25 (3.13%) Senior Analyst
13 23 (2.88%) SIEM Engineer
13 23 (2.88%) SOC Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (9.65%) HTML
2 72 (9.02%) CSS
3 66 (8.27%) .NET
4 46 (5.76%) AngularJS
5 41 (5.14%) Hibernate
6 39 (4.89%) Spring
7 32 (4.01%) ASP.NET Web API
8 31 (3.88%) Web Services
9 28 (3.51%) ASP.NET
10 23 (2.88%) RESTful
10 23 (2.88%) Sass
11 22 (2.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 21 (2.63%) ASP.NET MVC
13 20 (2.51%) HTML5
13 20 (2.51%) Kafka
13 20 (2.51%) REST
13 20 (2.51%) XML
14 16 (2.01%) .NET Framework
14 16 (2.01%) J2EE
14 16 (2.01%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 152 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
2 133 (16.67%) Self-Motivation
3 65 (8.15%) Data Centre
4 63 (7.89%) User Experience
5 53 (6.64%) Cyber Kill Chain
6 52 (6.52%) Cyberthreat
7 46 (5.76%) Security Operations Centre
8 33 (4.14%) Management Information System
9 29 (3.63%) FMCG
10 28 (3.51%) Enterprise Software
11 25 (3.13%) Cyber Defence
12 22 (2.76%) EPoS
12 22 (2.76%) Greenfield Project
13 20 (2.51%) Mobile App
14 12 (1.50%) Driving Licence
14 12 (1.50%) Replication
15 9 (1.13%) Smartphone
16 8 (1.00%) PKI
17 7 (0.88%) Mainframe
17 7 (0.88%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 86 (10.78%) Windows
2 73 (9.15%) Linux
3 57 (7.14%) Unix
4 45 (5.64%) Windows Server
5 33 (4.14%) Windows Server 2008
6 31 (3.88%) Windows Server 2012
7 14 (1.75%) AIX
7 14 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
8 13 (1.63%) Android
9 10 (1.25%) Mac OS X
10 8 (1.00%) Apple iOS
11 5 (0.63%) Kali Linux
11 5 (0.63%) VMS
12 4 (0.50%) Debian
12 4 (0.50%) Ubuntu
12 4 (0.50%) Windows 7
13 2 (0.25%) CoreOS
13 2 (0.25%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.13%) CentOS
14 1 (0.13%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 185 (23.18%) Agile Software Development
2 167 (20.93%) Problem-Solving
3 131 (16.42%) Information Security
4 111 (13.91%) Cybersecurity
5 99 (12.41%) SIEM
6 91 (11.40%) Analytics
6 91 (11.40%) Continuous Improvement
7 80 (10.03%) Stakeholder Management
8 76 (9.52%) Security Operations
9 73 (9.15%) Risk Management
10 68 (8.52%) Mentoring
11 65 (8.15%) Data Loss Prevention
11 65 (8.15%) Event Correlation
12 64 (8.02%) DevOps
12 64 (8.02%) Project Management
13 61 (7.64%) E-Commerce
13 61 (7.64%) Network Management
14 51 (6.39%) Cyber Intelligence
14 51 (6.39%) Kalman Filter
14 51 (6.39%) Threat Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 107 (13.41%) Java
2 94 (11.78%) SQL
3 67 (8.40%) JavaScript
4 61 (7.64%) C#
5 56 (7.02%) Python
6 23 (2.88%) Bash Shell
6 23 (2.88%) PowerShell
7 16 (2.01%) TypeScript
8 13 (1.63%) ES6
9 11 (1.38%) PHP
10 9 (1.13%) Java 8
10 9 (1.13%) T-SQL
11 8 (1.00%) Shell Script
12 7 (0.88%) ANSI SQL
12 7 (0.88%) R
13 6 (0.75%) C
13 6 (0.75%) Scala
13 6 (0.75%) VBA
14 4 (0.50%) ABAP
15 2 (0.25%) C++
Qualifications
1 135 (16.92%) Cisco Certification
2 101 (12.66%) CISSP
3 92 (11.53%) CCNA
4 86 (10.78%) Degree
5 74 (9.27%) SSCP
6 73 (9.15%) CCNP
7 64 (8.02%) CSSLP
7 64 (8.02%) SANS
8 46 (5.76%) Microsoft Certification
9 45 (5.64%) MCSE
10 43 (5.39%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 43 (5.39%) CEH
10 43 (5.39%) ISSAP
11 41 (5.14%) CCIE Security
11 41 (5.14%) GCWN
11 41 (5.14%) ISSEP
11 41 (5.14%) RHCA
11 41 (5.14%) VCAP
11 41 (5.14%) VCDX
11 41 (5.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (4.26%) SLA
2 14 (1.75%) QA
3 9 (1.13%) PMO
4 8 (1.00%) GDPR
5 7 (0.88%) COBIT
6 4 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 3 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 59 (7.39%) Active Directory
2 40 (5.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (3.38%) Docker
4 13 (1.63%) HDFS
4 13 (1.63%) VMware Workstation
5 10 (1.25%) XenApp
6 6 (0.75%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 6 (0.75%) XenDesktop
7 5 (0.63%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (0.63%) vSphere
8 4 (0.50%) Terminal Services
9 3 (0.38%) Apache Flume
9 3 (0.38%) Virtual Servers
9 3 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.25%) Ceph
10 2 (0.25%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 51 (6.39%) Stealthwatch
2 48 (6.02%) RSA Security Analytics
3 25 (3.13%) SCCM
4 20 (2.51%) Puppet
5 19 (2.38%) Kubernetes
6 17 (2.13%) Norton AntiVirus
7 13 (1.63%) Ansible
7 13 (1.63%) Oozie
7 13 (1.63%) Opscode Chef
7 13 (1.63%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 11 (1.38%) SCOM
9 9 (1.13%) EMC NetWorker
10 5 (0.63%) Ambari
10 5 (0.63%) Hadoop YARN
10 5 (0.63%) QRadar
10 5 (0.63%) WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
11 4 (0.50%) Cisco CUCM
11 4 (0.50%) WSUS
12 3 (0.38%) Nagios
13 2 (0.25%) Cacti
Vendors
1 189 (23.68%) Microsoft
2 119 (14.91%) Cisco
3 117 (14.66%) Symantec
4 94 (11.78%) VMware
5 87 (10.90%) CheckPoint
6 58 (7.27%) Splunk
7 46 (5.76%) Oracle
8 41 (5.14%) Avaya
8 41 (5.14%) Red Hat
9 34 (4.26%) Nortel
9 34 (4.26%) Riverbed
10 31 (3.88%) Nokia
11 29 (3.63%) Sophos
12 28 (3.51%) SolarWinds
13 27 (3.38%) Palo Alto
14 26 (3.26%) IBM
14 26 (3.26%) SAP
15 24 (3.01%) Qualys
16 14 (1.75%) Google
17 11 (1.38%) Citrix