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 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 15 22
Rank change year-on-year -26 +7  
Permanent jobs citing Retail 55 148 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 4.90% 10.99% 9.03%
As % of the General category 11.16% 18.81% 17.04%
Number of salaries quoted 35 95 32
Median salary £46,500 £44,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.49% -19.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,900 £25,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,400 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £46,625 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.48% +3.61%  

Retail is in the common skills category. The next 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.

General Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 493 787 716
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 43.94% 58.43% 53.00%
Number of salaries quoted 347 471 381
Median salary £48,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £67,650
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing Retail as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the General category.

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 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Retail in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Retail.

1 71 (63.96%) Finance
2 59 (53.15%) Banking
3 50 (45.05%) Retail Banking
4 29 (26.13%) Analytical Skills
5 28 (25.23%) Project Management
6 20 (18.02%) Network Security
6 20 (18.02%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (16.22%) Stakeholder Management
8 16 (14.41%) Analytics
9 14 (12.61%) Cisco
10 13 (11.71%) CCNP
10 13 (11.71%) Cisco Certification
10 13 (11.71%) CheckPoint
10 13 (11.71%) ITIL
10 13 (11.71%) SAS
10 13 (11.71%) Migration
10 13 (11.71%) CCSE
11 12 (10.81%) CCSA
12 11 (9.91%) Pharmaceutical
12 11 (9.91%) Unix
12 11 (9.91%) Splunk
13 10 (9.01%) Big Data
13 10 (9.01%) Fortinet
13 10 (9.01%) Firewall
13 10 (9.01%) Change Management
13 10 (9.01%) Contingency Planning
14 9 (8.11%) Regulatory Compliance
14 9 (8.11%) Data Centre
14 9 (8.11%) SQL
14 9 (8.11%) CCSP

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 13 (11.71%) SAS
2 3 (2.70%) MQSeries
2 3 (2.70%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.80%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (1.80%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (3.60%) MS Office
2 3 (2.70%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.80%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.90%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.21%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.50%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (4.50%) iPaaS
3 1 (0.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (18.02%) Network Security
2 10 (9.01%) Firewall
3 4 (3.60%) LAN
4 3 (2.70%) Unified Communications
4 3 (2.70%) WAN
4 3 (2.70%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (2.70%) WLAN
5 1 (0.90%) BGP
5 1 (0.90%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.90%) DNS
5 1 (0.90%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.01%) Big Data
2 5 (4.50%) Apache Hive
2 5 (4.50%) Hadoop
3 3 (2.70%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (2.70%) SAS Visual Analytics
4 2 (1.80%) Cloudera CDH
4 2 (1.80%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.80%) DB2
4 2 (1.80%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.80%) Oracle Exadata
4 2 (1.80%) QlikView
4 2 (1.80%) SAS Enterprise Miner
4 2 (1.80%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.90%) Base SAS
5 1 (0.90%) DataStage
5 1 (0.90%) PowerCenter
5 1 (0.90%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.90%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 1 (0.90%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 4 (3.60%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.80%) Babel
2 2 (1.80%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.80%) Mocha
2 2 (1.80%) Selenium
2 2 (1.80%) webpack
3 1 (0.90%) ERwin
General
1 71 (63.96%) Finance
2 59 (53.15%) Banking
3 50 (45.05%) Retail Banking
4 11 (9.91%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (2.70%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.80%) Marketing
7 1 (0.90%) Advertising
7 1 (0.90%) Games
7 1 (0.90%) Legal
7 1 (0.90%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (20.72%) Analyst
2 21 (18.92%) Project Manager
3 12 (10.81%) Architect
4 11 (9.91%) Infrastructure Manager
4 11 (9.91%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 10 (9.01%) Solutions Architect
6 9 (8.11%) Consultant
6 9 (8.11%) Network Consultant
6 9 (8.11%) Network Security Consultant
6 9 (8.11%) Security Consultant
7 7 (6.31%) Change Manager
7 7 (6.31%) Change Project Manager
7 7 (6.31%) Project Change Manager
8 6 (5.41%) Business Analyst
8 6 (5.41%) Developer
8 6 (5.41%) Senior Analyst
9 5 (4.50%) IT Analyst
9 5 (4.50%) Senior Manager
10 4 (3.60%) Service Analyst
10 4 (3.60%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.31%) Node.js
2 5 (4.50%) React
3 3 (2.70%) AngularJS
3 3 (2.70%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (1.80%) Chai
4 2 (1.80%) Redux
4 2 (1.80%) RESTful
4 2 (1.80%) Sass
4 2 (1.80%) Web Services
5 1 (0.90%) .NET
5 1 (0.90%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.90%) CSS
5 1 (0.90%) HTML
5 1 (0.90%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (0.90%) Sidekiq
5 1 (0.90%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 29 (26.13%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (8.11%) Data Centre
3 4 (3.60%) Fintech
3 4 (3.60%) Virtual Team
4 3 (2.70%) Credit Risk
4 3 (2.70%) SWIFT
5 2 (1.80%) User Experience
6 1 (0.90%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.90%) EPoS
6 1 (0.90%) FMCG
6 1 (0.90%) iPhone
6 1 (0.90%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.90%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.90%) Online Banking
6 1 (0.90%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.90%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (9.91%) Unix
2 6 (5.41%) Windows
3 5 (4.50%) Windows Server
4 4 (3.60%) Linux
5 2 (1.80%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.80%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.90%) Android
6 1 (0.90%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.90%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.90%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.90%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.90%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.90%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (25.23%) Project Management
2 20 (18.02%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (16.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 16 (14.41%) Analytics
5 13 (11.71%) ITIL
5 13 (11.71%) Migration
6 10 (9.01%) Change Management
6 10 (9.01%) Contingency Planning
7 9 (8.11%) Regulatory Compliance
8 8 (7.21%) Coaching
8 8 (7.21%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (7.21%) Requirements Analysis
9 7 (6.31%) DevOps
9 7 (6.31%) Microservices
9 7 (6.31%) Mobile Development
9 7 (6.31%) SOA
9 7 (6.31%) TDD
9 7 (6.31%) TOGAF
10 6 (5.41%) IT Strategy
10 6 (5.41%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (8.11%) SQL
2 6 (5.41%) Java
2 6 (5.41%) JavaScript
2 6 (5.41%) Python
3 4 (3.60%) C#
4 3 (2.70%) Ruby
5 2 (1.80%) ES6
5 2 (1.80%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.90%) Apple Swift
6 1 (0.90%) CoffeeScript
6 1 (0.90%) Objective-C
6 1 (0.90%) Perl
6 1 (0.90%) PHP
6 1 (0.90%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.90%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (11.71%) CCNP
1 13 (11.71%) CCSE
1 13 (11.71%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (10.81%) CCSA
3 9 (8.11%) CCSP
3 9 (8.11%) Degree
4 3 (2.70%) CCDP
4 3 (2.70%) CCMSE
4 3 (2.70%) CCSM
5 2 (1.80%) CISM
5 2 (1.80%) CISSP
6 1 (0.90%) CCIE
6 1 (0.90%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.90%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.50%) QA
2 3 (2.70%) PMO
3 2 (1.80%) SLA
4 1 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (3.60%) Active Directory
1 4 (3.60%) HDFS
1 4 (3.60%) Hyper-V
2 3 (2.70%) Docker
2 3 (2.70%) ProxySG
3 1 (0.90%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 9 (8.11%) FortiGate
2 5 (4.50%) Ansible
3 4 (3.60%) Hadoop YARN
4 3 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (2.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (12.61%) Cisco
2 13 (11.71%) CheckPoint
3 11 (9.91%) Splunk
4 10 (9.01%) Fortinet
5 8 (7.21%) Oracle
6 5 (4.50%) Cloudera
7 4 (3.60%) Blue Coat
7 4 (3.60%) F5
8 3 (2.70%) Microsoft
9 2 (1.80%) AppDynamics
9 2 (1.80%) Cognos
9 2 (1.80%) MicroStrategy
9 2 (1.80%) Tableau
9 2 (1.80%) Teradata
10 1 (0.90%) Apple
10 1 (0.90%) IBM
10 1 (0.90%) Informatica
10 1 (0.90%) Red Hat
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
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Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + pension
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Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
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Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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Salary: £55,000 - £75,000 per year
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Edinburgh, Midlothian
Empiric.com
Salary: Unspecified Competitive Annual Salary + Benefits package
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Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £48000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
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Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £43353 - £62621 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Edinburgh
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Salary: £48000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Edinburgh
Tectre Limited
Salary: £60,000 - £100,000 per year
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