Period
to 25 September 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 6 months to 25 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 73 25
Rank change year-on-year -9 -48 -2
Permanent jobs citing Retail 65 85 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.58% 3.23% 7.61%
As % of the General category 7.07% 7.34% 14.85%
Number of salaries quoted 40 31 124
Edinburgh median annual salary £53,750 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.16% -5.00% +2.56%
10th Percentile £31,000 £22,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £140,500 £70,000 £74,550
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +12.50%

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 920 1,158 1,185
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 36.58% 43.96% 51.21%
Number of salaries quoted 533 628 713
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% -5.00% +6.38%
10th Percentile £28,800 £26,675 £30,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £72,500 £70,250
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.26% -3.16% +5.56%

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Retail as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Retail in Edinburgh

Retail
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Retail in Edinburgh.

Salary trend for Retail in Edinburgh

Retail
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Retail in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 25 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Retail in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Retail.

1 28 (43.08%) Finance
2 27 (41.54%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (24.62%) Java
4 14 (21.54%) Scrum
4 14 (21.54%) Marketing
5 13 (20.00%) FMCG
6 12 (18.46%) Banking
6 12 (18.46%) JavaScript
7 11 (16.92%) Python
7 11 (16.92%) Software Engineering
7 11 (16.92%) Amazon AWS
8 10 (15.38%) IT Strategy
8 10 (15.38%) CRM
8 10 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (13.85%) PRINCE2
9 9 (13.85%) Greenfield Project
9 9 (13.85%) Test Automation
10 8 (12.31%) AngularJS
10 8 (12.31%) React
10 8 (12.31%) Front End Development
10 8 (12.31%) OO
10 8 (12.31%) Change Management
10 8 (12.31%) Mathematics
11 7 (10.77%) Retail Banking
11 7 (10.77%) TOGAF
11 7 (10.77%) SAP CRM
11 7 (10.77%) SAP
11 7 (10.77%) PHP
11 7 (10.77%) SQL
11 7 (10.77%) Elasticsearch

Retail
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 7 (10.77%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (3.08%) CMS
2 2 (3.08%) SAS
3 1 (1.54%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (4.62%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.54%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.54%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 7 (10.77%) SAP CRM
2 1 (1.54%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 11 (16.92%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (10.77%) SaaS
3 2 (3.08%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.54%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (1.54%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (1.54%) SAN
1 1 (1.54%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.08%) Big Data
1 2 (3.08%) DB2
1 2 (3.08%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.54%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (1.54%) Base SAS
2 1 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.54%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.54%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 1 (1.54%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 3 (4.62%) Cucumber
1 3 (4.62%) Selenium
2 2 (3.08%) JIRA
3 1 (1.54%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.54%) Gradle
3 1 (1.54%) JUnit
3 1 (1.54%) Mockito
3 1 (1.54%) Protractor
3 1 (1.54%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (1.54%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 28 (43.08%) Finance
2 14 (21.54%) Marketing
3 12 (18.46%) Banking
4 7 (10.77%) Retail Banking
5 2 (3.08%) Private Banking
6 1 (1.54%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.54%) Back Office
6 1 (1.54%) Italian Language
6 1 (1.54%) Local Government
6 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.54%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (23.08%) Developer
2 14 (21.54%) Architect
2 14 (21.54%) Solutions Architect
3 10 (15.38%) IT Manager
4 8 (12.31%) Java Engineer
5 7 (10.77%) Commercial Architect
5 7 (10.77%) CRM Architect
5 7 (10.77%) CRM Solutions Architect
5 7 (10.77%) Full Stack Developer
5 7 (10.77%) SAP Architect
5 7 (10.77%) SAP CRM Architect
5 7 (10.77%) SAP Solutions Architect
6 6 (9.23%) Java Software Engineer
6 6 (9.23%) Software Engineer
7 5 (7.69%) Java Developer
8 4 (6.15%) Analyst
8 4 (6.15%) Business Manager
8 4 (6.15%) Consultant
8 4 (6.15%) IT Project Manager
8 4 (6.15%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.31%) AngularJS
1 8 (12.31%) React
2 7 (10.77%) Symfony
3 5 (7.69%) JavaFX
4 3 (4.62%) Hibernate
4 3 (4.62%) RESTful
4 3 (4.62%) Spring
4 3 (4.62%) Swing
5 2 (3.08%) .NET
5 2 (3.08%) HTML
6 1 (1.54%) CSS
6 1 (1.54%) HTML5
6 1 (1.54%) JNI
6 1 (1.54%) Kafka
6 1 (1.54%) Universal Windows Platform
6 1 (1.54%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.00%) FMCG
2 9 (13.85%) Greenfield Project
3 7 (10.77%) Cyberattack
4 5 (7.69%) Algorithms
4 5 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (7.69%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.08%) e-Learning
5 2 (3.08%) Security Operations Centre
5 2 (3.08%) Social Media
6 1 (1.54%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.54%) Cybercrime
6 1 (1.54%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.15%) Linux
2 3 (4.62%) Windows
3 2 (3.08%) Android
3 2 (3.08%) Unix
4 1 (1.54%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (41.54%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (21.54%) Scrum
3 11 (16.92%) Software Engineering
4 10 (15.38%) CRM
4 10 (15.38%) IT Strategy
4 10 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (13.85%) PRINCE2
5 9 (13.85%) Test Automation
6 8 (12.31%) Change Management
6 8 (12.31%) Front End Development
6 8 (12.31%) Mathematics
6 8 (12.31%) OO
7 7 (10.77%) TOGAF
8 6 (9.23%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (9.23%) Cybersecurity
8 6 (9.23%) Open Source
8 6 (9.23%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
9 5 (7.69%) Functional Testing
9 5 (7.69%) ITIL
9 5 (7.69%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 16 (24.62%) Java
2 12 (18.46%) JavaScript
3 11 (16.92%) Python
4 7 (10.77%) PHP
4 7 (10.77%) SQL
5 1 (1.54%) C
5 1 (1.54%) C++
5 1 (1.54%) Groovy
5 1 (1.54%) R
5 1 (1.54%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (10.77%) TOGAF Certification
2 3 (4.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (3.08%) Degree
3 2 (3.08%) PhD
4 1 (1.54%) AWS Certification
4 1 (1.54%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.54%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.69%) COBIT
2 4 (6.15%) QA
3 2 (3.08%) Data Quality
3 2 (3.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (3.08%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (1.54%) GDPR
4 1 (1.54%) IFRS
4 1 (1.54%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 2 (3.08%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.54%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.54%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.54%) vRealize
1 1 (1.54%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 7 (10.77%) SAP
2 2 (3.08%) Atlassian
2 2 (3.08%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.08%) Oracle
2 2 (3.08%) Tableau
3 1 (1.54%) Adobe
3 1 (1.54%) Cisco
3 1 (1.54%) EMC
3 1 (1.54%) IFS
3 1 (1.54%) Teradata
3 1 (1.54%) VMware