Period
to 22 February 2020

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 22 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
England > East of England
6 months to
22 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 37 30 42
Rank change year-on-year -7 +12 +4
Permanent jobs citing Retail 384 646 804
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 6.46% 7.10% 6.44%
As % of the General category 17.97% 20.87% 17.60%
Number of salaries quoted 277 503 619
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,400 £26,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £73,750 £72,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -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 2,137 3,096 4,569
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 35.96% 34.02% 36.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1,429 2,196 3,532
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,761 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.69% +0.55% -
10th Percentile £27,750 £25,951 £27,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £71,250
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +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 22 February 2020.

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 22 February 2020. 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 +18 227 £55,000 - 42
Bedfordshire -6 48 £59,000 -1.67% 11
Cambridgeshire -73 34 £50,000 +25.00% 17
Essex +7 31 £37,500 +11.11% 13
Norfolk -6 25 £47,500 -20.83% 3
Suffolk +18 19 £32,500 -7.14% 8
Retail
England

For the 6 months to 22 February 2020, 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.

1 144 (37.50%) E-Commerce
2 133 (34.64%) Agile Software Development
3 86 (22.40%) JavaScript
4 75 (19.53%) .NET
5 74 (19.27%) SQL
6 73 (19.01%) C#
7 71 (18.49%) Azure
8 70 (18.23%) Microsoft
8 70 (18.23%) MVC
9 62 (16.15%) ERP
10 61 (15.89%) Java
11 59 (15.36%) Scrum
12 55 (14.32%) Web Development
13 51 (13.28%) ASP.NET
14 50 (13.02%) Web Services
15 49 (12.76%) CRM
16 48 (12.50%) Windows
17 47 (12.24%) Finance
17 47 (12.24%) Degree
18 45 (11.72%) Spring
18 45 (11.72%) Apple iOS
18 45 (11.72%) Oracle
18 45 (11.72%) ASP.NET Web API
19 44 (11.46%) SQL Server
19 44 (11.46%) ASP.NET MVC
20 43 (11.20%) Android
20 43 (11.20%) J2EE
20 43 (11.20%) Android Development
21 42 (10.94%) Mobile App
22 41 (10.68%) iOS Development

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 (6.51%) Oracle Workflow
2 18 (4.69%) Tomcat
2 18 (4.69%) WordPress
3 16 (4.17%) MS Exchange
4 14 (3.65%) SharePoint
5 10 (2.60%) CMS
6 7 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (1.30%) Confluence
8 5 (1.30%) WebSphere
9 3 (0.78%) Apache
9 3 (0.78%) IIS
10 2 (0.52%) nginx
11 1 (0.26%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.26%) Oracle Application Server
11 1 (0.26%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.26%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 17 (4.43%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (2.60%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (2.60%) Photoshop
3 8 (2.08%) Sketch
4 7 (1.82%) InVision
4 7 (1.82%) Zeplin
5 2 (0.52%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.52%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (0.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 10 (2.60%) Magento
2 7 (1.82%) SAP ERP
3 5 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (1.30%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.78%) NetSuite
5 2 (0.52%) Orchard Housing
6 1 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.26%) SAP MDM
6 1 (0.26%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 71 (18.49%) Azure
2 32 (8.33%) AWS
3 30 (7.81%) SaaS
4 22 (5.73%) Office 365
5 7 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (1.56%) IaaS
6 6 (1.56%) OneDrive
6 6 (1.56%) Power Platform
7 4 (1.04%) npm
7 4 (1.04%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 3 (0.78%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (0.78%) Azure Active Directory
8 3 (0.78%) Dynamics 365
8 3 (0.78%) Google Analytics
9 2 (0.52%) Adobe Analytics
9 2 (0.52%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 2 (0.52%) AWS Fargate
9 2 (0.52%) GCP
9 2 (0.52%) OpenShift
9 2 (0.52%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 17 (4.43%) Internet
2 15 (3.91%) DNS
2 15 (3.91%) Firewall
3 12 (3.13%) TCP/IP
4 11 (2.86%) WAN
5 9 (2.34%) LAN
6 8 (2.08%) DHCP
7 6 (1.56%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (1.30%) Remote Desktop
9 3 (0.78%) HTTP
9 3 (0.78%) VPN
10 2 (0.52%) DAB
10 2 (0.52%) Unified Communications
11 1 (0.26%) Converged Networks
11 1 (0.26%) Ethernet
11 1 (0.26%) MPLS
11 1 (0.26%) Software-Defined Networking
11 1 (0.26%) Wireless
11 1 (0.26%) Wireshark
11 1 (0.26%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (11.46%) SQL Server
2 32 (8.33%) MySQL
3 17 (4.43%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (3.39%) Data Lake
5 9 (2.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (1.82%) Big Data
7 6 (1.56%) Power BI
7 6 (1.56%) SQL Server 2017
8 5 (1.30%) Hadoop
8 5 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (0.78%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (0.78%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.52%) Relational Database
10 2 (0.52%) Spotfire
11 1 (0.26%) Amazon Athena
11 1 (0.26%) Amazon Redshift
11 1 (0.26%) BigQuery
11 1 (0.26%) Blockchain
11 1 (0.26%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 38 (9.90%) Jenkins
2 25 (6.51%) Ant
2 25 (6.51%) Eclipse
2 25 (6.51%) Gradle
2 25 (6.51%) Maven
3 20 (5.21%) JIRA
4 16 (4.17%) Git (software)
5 11 (2.86%) Selenium
6 10 (2.60%) Grunt
7 9 (2.34%) webpack
8 8 (2.08%) Octopus Deploy
9 7 (1.82%) WebDriver
10 4 (1.04%) gulp
10 4 (1.04%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (0.78%) Cucumber
11 3 (0.78%) git-flow
12 2 (0.52%) Appium
12 2 (0.52%) Bitbucket
12 2 (0.52%) TeamCity
12 2 (0.52%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 47 (12.24%) Finance
2 39 (10.16%) Marketing
3 20 (5.21%) Manufacturing
4 19 (4.95%) Games
5 16 (4.17%) Telecoms
6 10 (2.60%) Public Sector
7 8 (2.08%) Automotive
7 8 (2.08%) Banking
8 6 (1.56%) Legal
9 5 (1.30%) Aerospace
10 4 (1.04%) Law
11 3 (0.78%) Social Housing
12 2 (0.52%) Advertising
12 2 (0.52%) Back Office
12 2 (0.52%) Housing Association
12 2 (0.52%) Local Government
12 2 (0.52%) Publishing
13 1 (0.26%) Billing
13 1 (0.26%) French Language
13 1 (0.26%) Police
Job Titles
1 127 (33.07%) Developer
2 56 (14.58%) Senior Developer
3 50 (13.02%) Analyst
4 41 (10.68%) .NET Developer
5 39 (10.16%) Architect
6 32 (8.33%) Java Developer
7 26 (6.77%) E-Commerce Developer
8 25 (6.51%) Senior Java Developer
9 24 (6.25%) C# Developer
10 22 (5.73%) Business Analyst
11 20 (5.21%) Solutions Architect
12 19 (4.95%) Senior .NET Developer
13 18 (4.69%) Designer
13 18 (4.69%) Project Manager
13 18 (4.69%) UX Designer
14 17 (4.43%) Senior E-Commerce Developer
14 17 (4.43%) SQL Developer
15 16 (4.17%) E-Commerce Designer
15 16 (4.17%) Java E-Commerce Developer
16 15 (3.91%) Java Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (19.53%) .NET
2 51 (13.28%) ASP.NET
3 50 (13.02%) Web Services
4 45 (11.72%) ASP.NET Web API
4 45 (11.72%) Spring
5 44 (11.46%) ASP.NET MVC
6 43 (11.20%) J2EE
7 41 (10.68%) HTML
7 41 (10.68%) JDBC
8 40 (10.42%) Struts
9 39 (10.16%) React
10 37 (9.64%) CSS
11 28 (7.29%) XML
12 27 (7.03%) AngularJS
13 26 (6.77%) JSP
13 26 (6.77%) XSLT
14 25 (6.51%) Hibernate
14 25 (6.51%) Servlets
14 25 (6.51%) XML Schema
15 18 (4.69%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 42 (10.94%) Mobile App
2 41 (10.68%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (7.55%) User Experience
4 28 (7.29%) Greenfield Project
5 18 (4.69%) Smartphone
6 16 (4.17%) Self-Motivation
7 15 (3.91%) Enterprise Software
8 10 (2.60%) Data Centre
9 7 (1.82%) Algorithms
9 7 (1.82%) Virtual Team
10 6 (1.56%) EPoS
10 6 (1.56%) Hybrid Cloud
10 6 (1.56%) Management Information System
10 6 (1.56%) Security Operations Centre
11 5 (1.30%) Digital Wallet
11 5 (1.30%) FMCG
11 5 (1.30%) iPad
11 5 (1.30%) NHS
11 5 (1.30%) Private Cloud
12 4 (1.04%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 48 (12.50%) Windows
2 45 (11.72%) Apple iOS
3 43 (11.20%) Android
4 19 (4.95%) Linux
5 15 (3.91%) Windows Server
6 7 (1.82%) Windows 10
7 6 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (1.04%) Unix
9 2 (0.52%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.26%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.26%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (37.50%) E-Commerce
2 133 (34.64%) Agile Software Development
3 70 (18.23%) MVC
4 62 (16.15%) ERP
5 59 (15.36%) Scrum
6 55 (14.32%) Web Development
7 49 (12.76%) CRM
8 43 (11.20%) Android Development
9 41 (10.68%) iOS Development
10 40 (10.42%) Project Management
10 40 (10.42%) Waterfall
11 38 (9.90%) Problem-Solving
12 37 (9.64%) Computer Science
13 32 (8.33%) API Development
14 31 (8.07%) Workflow
15 29 (7.55%) Business Intelligence
15 29 (7.55%) DevOps
15 29 (7.55%) Multithreading
16 28 (7.29%) Analytics
17 27 (7.03%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 86 (22.40%) JavaScript
2 74 (19.27%) SQL
3 73 (19.01%) C#
4 61 (15.89%) Java
5 13 (3.39%) Python
6 11 (2.86%) PHP
7 8 (2.08%) PowerShell
8 7 (1.82%) C
9 5 (1.30%) C++
10 4 (1.04%) Bash Shell
10 4 (1.04%) Kotlin
11 3 (0.78%) Go
11 3 (0.78%) Java 8
11 3 (0.78%) VBA
11 3 (0.78%) XAML
12 2 (0.52%) ES6
12 2 (0.52%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.52%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.26%) RPG
13 1 (0.26%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 47 (12.24%) Degree
2 11 (2.86%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (2.34%) CISM
3 9 (2.34%) CISSP
3 9 (2.34%) TOGAF Certification
4 7 (1.82%) Security Cleared
5 5 (1.30%) GIAC
5 5 (1.30%) SC Cleared
6 4 (1.04%) CISA
6 4 (1.04%) PhD
7 3 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.52%) ACCA
8 2 (0.52%) CIMA
8 2 (0.52%) CREST Certified
8 2 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.26%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.26%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.26%) MBA
9 1 (0.26%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.69%) QA
2 10 (2.60%) GDPR
3 8 (2.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (1.56%) ISO 20022
4 6 (1.56%) PMO
4 6 (1.56%) PSD2
4 6 (1.56%) SEPA
5 5 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (1.04%) Data Quality
6 4 (1.04%) NIST
7 1 (0.26%) HIPAA
7 1 (0.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (5.21%) Active Directory
2 18 (4.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (3.13%) Hyper-V
4 11 (2.86%) Docker
5 6 (1.56%) vSphere
6 2 (0.52%) LXC
7 1 (0.26%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (1.82%) Kubernetes
2 6 (1.56%) Ansible
3 5 (1.30%) WSUS
4 2 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.52%) Puppet
4 2 (0.52%) Terraform
5 1 (0.26%) Docker Swarm
5 1 (0.26%) Kibana
5 1 (0.26%) logstash
5 1 (0.26%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.26%) Oracle Identity Management
5 1 (0.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 70 (18.23%) Microsoft
2 45 (11.72%) Oracle
3 19 (4.95%) VMware
4 13 (3.39%) Cisco
5 12 (3.13%) hybris
6 11 (2.86%) SAP
7 7 (1.82%) HP
7 7 (1.82%) Sage
7 7 (1.82%) SonicWALL
8 6 (1.56%) Google
8 6 (1.56%) Meraki
8 6 (1.56%) Sitecore
9 5 (1.30%) Adobe
9 5 (1.30%) Apple
10 4 (1.04%) ATG
10 4 (1.04%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (1.04%) Teradata
10 4 (1.04%) Veeam
11 3 (0.78%) Tableau
11 3 (0.78%) Xamarin