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

Retailing
England > East of England
6 months to
15 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 28 33 30
Rank change year-on-year +5 -3 +14
Permanent jobs citing Retail 949 873 998
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 7.79% 6.95% 7.03%
As % of the General category 21.54% 19.17% 18.49%
Number of salaries quoted 695 641 748
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,250 £30,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,500 £80,375
England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -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 4,406 4,554 5,397
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 36.17% 36.23% 37.99%
Number of salaries quoted 3,169 3,495 4,277
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,500 £72,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £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 15 July 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 July 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 +10 525 £55,000 +10.00% 45
Cambridgeshire +30 240 £42,500 -20.11% 19
Bedfordshire -23 76 £57,500 +4.55% 10
Essex +36 56 £47,500 +30.14% 10
Suffolk +14 33 £45,000 -18.18% 2
Norfolk +22 20 £11,550 -71.13% 3
Retail
England

For the 6 months to 15 July 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.

1 252 (26.55%) Agile Software Development
2 160 (16.86%) Microsoft
3 158 (16.65%) Analytical Skills
4 153 (16.12%) Degree
5 138 (14.54%) E-Commerce
6 137 (14.44%) Finance
7 134 (14.12%) Java
8 128 (13.49%) SQL
9 110 (11.59%) C#
9 110 (11.59%) Problem-Solving
10 107 (11.28%) ITIL
11 106 (11.17%) Stakeholder Management
12 104 (10.96%) Windows
12 104 (10.96%) Linux
13 101 (10.64%) Continuous Improvement
14 100 (10.54%) .NET
15 92 (9.69%) JavaScript
16 87 (9.17%) Project Management
17 84 (8.85%) SQL Server
17 84 (8.85%) DevOps
18 80 (8.43%) User Experience
19 76 (8.01%) HTML
19 76 (8.01%) CSS
20 74 (7.80%) Information Security
21 69 (7.27%) Firewall
22 68 (7.17%) Analytics
23 67 (7.06%) SDLC
24 66 (6.95%) Python
24 66 (6.95%) Business Intelligence
25 65 (6.85%) Amazon AWS

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 26 (2.74%) OpenStack
2 17 (1.79%) Apache Spark
3 14 (1.48%) SAS
4 10 (1.05%) IIS
5 6 (0.63%) CMS
5 6 (0.63%) MS Exchange
5 6 (0.63%) NetWeaver
5 6 (0.63%) WebSphere
6 4 (0.42%) Apache
6 4 (0.42%) Drupal
6 4 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (0.42%) Joomla!
6 4 (0.42%) SharePoint
6 4 (0.42%) WordPress
6 4 (0.42%) Zope
7 3 (0.32%) Apache Pig
7 3 (0.32%) Skype for Business
7 3 (0.32%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.21%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.11%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 39 (4.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 27 (2.85%) Microsoft Office
3 12 (1.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 12 (1.26%) OmniGraffle
4 8 (0.84%) Spreadsheet
5 5 (0.53%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.42%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (0.42%) InDesign
6 4 (0.42%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.32%) SPSS
8 2 (0.21%) Microsoft Project
9 1 (0.11%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.11%) Revit
Business Applications
1 22 (2.32%) Dynamics NAV
2 8 (0.84%) Oracle Retail
3 7 (0.74%) Dynamics AX
4 6 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (0.63%) NetSuite
5 4 (0.42%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 3 (0.32%) Magento
7 2 (0.21%) SAP APO
7 2 (0.21%) SAP CO
7 2 (0.21%) SAP FI
7 2 (0.21%) SAP FI/CO
7 2 (0.21%) SAP S/4HANA
8 1 (0.11%) Adobe Campaign
8 1 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.11%) Shopify
8 1 (0.11%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 65 (6.85%) Amazon AWS
2 40 (4.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 31 (3.27%) SaaS
4 16 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
5 14 (1.48%) Office 365
6 10 (1.05%) Google Cloud Platform
7 9 (0.95%) GitHub
8 7 (0.74%) AWS CloudTrail
8 7 (0.74%) Google Analytics
9 6 (0.63%) IaaS
9 6 (0.63%) Runscope
10 5 (0.53%) Dynamics 365
11 4 (0.42%) Serverless
12 3 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
12 3 (0.32%) Amazon EMR
12 3 (0.32%) AWS Lambda
13 2 (0.21%) Amazon S3
14 1 (0.11%) Adobe Analytics
14 1 (0.11%) G Suite
14 1 (0.11%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 69 (7.27%) Firewall
2 58 (6.11%) WAN
3 52 (5.48%) LAN
4 47 (4.95%) TCP/IP
5 33 (3.48%) Network Security
6 31 (3.27%) Wi-Fi
7 30 (3.16%) Intrusion Detection
7 30 (3.16%) VoIP
8 28 (2.95%) DNS
9 26 (2.74%) Ethernet
10 23 (2.42%) Wireless
11 21 (2.21%) DHCP
12 15 (1.58%) VPN
13 14 (1.48%) NetScaler
14 12 (1.26%) BGP
14 12 (1.26%) DAB
14 12 (1.26%) OSPF
15 11 (1.16%) HTTP
15 11 (1.16%) SAN
16 9 (0.95%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (8.85%) SQL Server
2 43 (4.53%) Data Warehouse
3 23 (2.42%) MongoDB
4 21 (2.21%) Hadoop
5 19 (2.00%) NoSQL
6 17 (1.79%) Big Data
7 15 (1.58%) MySQL
7 15 (1.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 12 (1.26%) Relational Database
8 12 (1.26%) SAP HANA
9 11 (1.16%) Apache Hive
10 9 (0.95%) BusinessObjects
10 9 (0.95%) Data Mining
10 9 (0.95%) Power BI
10 9 (0.95%) SQL Server 2016
11 8 (0.84%) Apache Cassandra
11 8 (0.84%) PowerPivot
11 8 (0.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 6 (0.63%) QlikView
13 5 (0.53%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 47 (4.95%) JIRA
2 38 (4.00%) Git (software)
3 14 (1.48%) Selenium
4 12 (1.26%) Axure RP
4 12 (1.26%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 11 (1.16%) JUnit
5 11 (1.16%) Team Foundation Server
6 10 (1.05%) Grunt
6 10 (1.05%) WebDriver
7 9 (0.95%) Cucumber
7 9 (0.95%) JBehave
8 8 (0.84%) Subversion
9 5 (0.53%) GitLab
9 5 (0.53%) Gradle
9 5 (0.53%) Maven
9 5 (0.53%) Visual Studio
10 4 (0.42%) Dreamweaver
10 4 (0.42%) PostCSS
10 4 (0.42%) Toad
10 4 (0.42%) webpack
General
1 137 (14.44%) Finance
2 27 (2.85%) Marketing
2 27 (2.85%) Telecoms
3 21 (2.21%) Games
4 15 (1.58%) Advertising
5 13 (1.37%) Banking
5 13 (1.37%) Manufacturing
6 12 (1.26%) Legal
7 8 (0.84%) General Ledger
8 6 (0.63%) Automotive
8 6 (0.63%) Back Office
8 6 (0.63%) Publishing
9 3 (0.32%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.11%) Billing
Job Titles
1 188 (19.81%) Developer
2 169 (17.81%) Analyst
3 59 (6.22%) Business Analyst
4 47 (4.95%) .NET Developer
5 46 (4.85%) Product Manager
6 40 (4.21%) Security Engineer
7 33 (3.48%) C# Developer
8 29 (3.06%) Software Developer
9 28 (2.95%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 28 (2.95%) Consultant
10 27 (2.85%) Software Engineer
11 26 (2.74%) Java Engineer
11 26 (2.74%) Team Leader
12 25 (2.63%) Architect
12 25 (2.63%) Information Security Engineer
13 23 (2.42%) Designer
13 23 (2.42%) DevOps Engineer
13 23 (2.42%) Senior Developer
13 23 (2.42%) Senior Manager
14 21 (2.21%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (10.54%) .NET
2 76 (8.01%) CSS
2 76 (8.01%) HTML
3 37 (3.90%) jQuery
4 35 (3.69%) AngularJS
5 34 (3.58%) ASP.NET
6 31 (3.27%) RESTful
7 29 (3.06%) XML
8 28 (2.95%) ASP.NET Web API
9 26 (2.74%) ASP.NET MVC
9 26 (2.74%) Sass
10 25 (2.63%) Node.js
11 23 (2.42%) HTML5
12 21 (2.21%) Web Services
13 19 (2.00%) REST
14 17 (1.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 16 (1.69%) .NET Core
16 15 (1.58%) .NET Framework
17 13 (1.37%) Entity Framework
17 13 (1.37%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 158 (16.65%) Analytical Skills
2 80 (8.43%) User Experience
3 61 (6.43%) Management Information System
4 59 (6.22%) Data Centre
5 52 (5.48%) Computer Science
6 45 (4.74%) Self-Motivation
7 41 (4.32%) NHS
8 36 (3.79%) Driving Licence
9 24 (2.53%) Mobile App
10 23 (2.42%) Algorithms
11 22 (2.32%) EPoS
12 18 (1.90%) Greenfield Project
13 15 (1.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 15 (1.58%) Public Cloud
14 14 (1.48%) FMCG
15 13 (1.37%) Smartphone
16 12 (1.26%) Data Structures
17 11 (1.16%) Cyber Kill Chain
17 11 (1.16%) Social Media
18 9 (0.95%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 104 (10.96%) Linux
1 104 (10.96%) Windows
2 49 (5.16%) Unix
3 34 (3.58%) Windows Server
4 23 (2.42%) Windows Server 2008
4 23 (2.42%) Windows Server 2012
5 20 (2.11%) Android
6 13 (1.37%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (1.05%) Apple iOS
8 4 (0.42%) AIX
8 4 (0.42%) Mac OS
8 4 (0.42%) Mac OS X
9 3 (0.32%) Kali Linux
9 3 (0.32%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.21%) VMS
11 1 (0.11%) CoreOS
11 1 (0.11%) Debian
11 1 (0.11%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.11%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 252 (26.55%) Agile Software Development
2 138 (14.54%) E-Commerce
3 110 (11.59%) Problem-Solving
4 107 (11.28%) ITIL
5 106 (11.17%) Stakeholder Management
6 101 (10.64%) Continuous Improvement
7 87 (9.17%) Project Management
8 84 (8.85%) DevOps
9 74 (7.80%) Information Security
10 68 (7.17%) Analytics
11 67 (7.06%) SDLC
12 66 (6.95%) Business Intelligence
13 62 (6.53%) Cybersecurity
13 62 (6.53%) Software Engineering
14 61 (6.43%) TDD
15 58 (6.11%) MVC
16 57 (6.01%) Test Automation
17 55 (5.80%) Decision-Making
18 51 (5.37%) Scrum
19 49 (5.16%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 134 (14.12%) Java
2 128 (13.49%) SQL
3 110 (11.59%) C#
4 92 (9.69%) JavaScript
5 66 (6.95%) Python
6 51 (5.37%) C
7 27 (2.85%) C++
8 21 (2.21%) VBA
9 18 (1.90%) PHP
10 16 (1.69%) Bash Shell
11 13 (1.37%) ES6
11 13 (1.37%) R
12 12 (1.26%) TypeScript
13 10 (1.05%) PowerShell
14 9 (0.95%) Scala
15 8 (0.84%) Java 8
16 6 (0.63%) Kotlin
16 6 (0.63%) MATLAB
16 6 (0.63%) Shell Script
17 5 (0.53%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 153 (16.12%) Degree
2 51 (5.37%) CISSP
3 43 (4.53%) GIAC
4 36 (3.79%) CISM
5 35 (3.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 34 (3.58%) Cisco Certification
7 32 (3.37%) SSCP
8 30 (3.16%) SANS
9 29 (3.06%) CSSLP
10 27 (2.85%) CCNA
11 25 (2.63%) CompTIA Security+
11 25 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
12 23 (2.42%) CCNP
12 23 (2.42%) CISA
13 22 (2.32%) MCSE
14 19 (2.00%) CEH
15 14 (1.48%) CREST Certified
15 14 (1.48%) Security Cleared
16 12 (1.26%) Computer Science Degree
17 11 (1.16%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (5.37%) SLA
2 38 (4.00%) PMO
3 26 (2.74%) QA
4 9 (0.95%) PCI DSS
5 8 (0.84%) GDPR
6 7 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 6 (0.63%) COBIT
8 5 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 3 (0.32%) Data Quality
9 3 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 2 (0.21%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 40 (4.21%) Active Directory
2 37 (3.90%) Docker
3 31 (3.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (1.69%) Hyper-V
5 13 (1.37%) VMware ESXi
6 12 (1.26%) XenApp
7 10 (1.05%) Ceph
7 10 (1.05%) Terminal Services
7 10 (1.05%) XenDesktop
8 9 (0.95%) XenServer
9 5 (0.53%) HDFS
9 5 (0.53%) VMware Workstation
10 4 (0.42%) LXC
11 3 (0.32%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 3 (0.32%) Oracle RAC
12 2 (0.21%) Virtual Machines
13 1 (0.11%) VMware NSX
13 1 (0.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 22 (2.32%) Kubernetes
2 20 (2.11%) Puppet
3 17 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
4 16 (1.69%) Ansible
5 10 (1.05%) Backup Exec
6 8 (0.84%) RSA Security Analytics
6 8 (0.84%) SCCM
7 7 (0.74%) NetApp OnCommand
8 6 (0.63%) Norton AntiVirus
8 6 (0.63%) WSUS
9 5 (0.53%) Oozie
9 5 (0.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 4 (0.42%) Cisco CUCM
11 3 (0.32%) Data Guard
11 3 (0.32%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 3 (0.32%) Oracle RMAN
11 3 (0.32%) QRadar
12 2 (0.21%) Ambari
12 2 (0.21%) EnCase
12 2 (0.21%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 160 (16.86%) Microsoft
2 64 (6.74%) VMware
3 60 (6.32%) Cisco
3 60 (6.32%) Oracle
4 37 (3.90%) WorldPay
5 31 (3.27%) Avaya
6 29 (3.06%) Symantec
7 28 (2.95%) CheckPoint
8 27 (2.85%) Sophos
9 25 (2.63%) Google
9 25 (2.63%) Riverbed
9 25 (2.63%) SAP
10 24 (2.53%) Nortel
11 22 (2.32%) Capita
12 17 (1.79%) Citrix
12 17 (1.79%) NetApp
12 17 (1.79%) Splunk
13 16 (1.69%) Tableau
14 13 (1.37%) Intel
15 11 (1.16%) HP