Period
to 31 July 2021

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 31 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
31 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 58 64 47
Rank change year-on-year +6 -17 +54
Permanent jobs citing Retail 77 26 153
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Edinburgh 3.87% 2.58% 5.86%
As % of the General category 7.62% 4.94% 10.37%
Number of salaries quoted 46 14 122
10th Percentile £28,500 £31,625 £36,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £33,375 £43,350
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £58,820 £36,000 £56,227
Median % change year-on-year +63.39% -35.97% -0.04%
75th Percentile £71,750 £39,439 £62,750
90th Percentile £84,636 " £80,000
Scotland median annual salary £54,250 £38,428 £48,250
% change year-on-year +41.17% -20.36% +10.29%

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 1,010 526 1,476
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 50.80% 52.13% 56.51%
Number of salaries quoted 565 292 932
10th Percentile £28,500 £31,250 £30,250
25th Percentile £37,500 £37,416 £35,813
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £49,250
Median % change year-on-year - +1.52% +9.44%
75th Percentile £61,250 £61,498 £62,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £74,625
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Retail in Edinburgh

Retail
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Retail in Edinburgh.

Salary trend for Retail in Edinburgh

Retail
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Salary distribution for jobs citing Retail in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 31 July 2021.

Salary histogram for Retail in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 31 July 2021, 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 32 (41.56%) Microsoft
2 28 (36.36%) Cybersecurity
3 24 (31.17%) Finance
3 24 (31.17%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (27.27%) Banking
4 21 (27.27%) Azure
5 20 (25.97%) Microsoft 365
6 16 (20.78%) Threat Management
7 14 (18.18%) Analytics
7 14 (18.18%) Power Platform
7 14 (18.18%) Python
7 14 (18.18%) SQL Server
8 13 (16.88%) SharePoint
8 13 (16.88%) Data Security
8 13 (16.88%) Mentoring
9 12 (15.58%) Coaching
9 12 (15.58%) SaaS
9 12 (15.58%) Azure Sentinel
9 12 (15.58%) Degree
10 11 (14.29%) Software Engineering
10 11 (14.29%) AWS
10 11 (14.29%) SQL
10 11 (14.29%) Cloud Native
11 10 (12.99%) Social Skills
11 10 (12.99%) E-Commerce
11 10 (12.99%) Project Management
12 9 (11.69%) Active Directory
12 9 (11.69%) Citrix
12 9 (11.69%) .NET
12 9 (11.69%) Web Services

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 (16.88%) SharePoint
2 6 (7.79%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (5.19%) Apache Spark
4 3 (3.90%) CICS
5 2 (2.60%) CMS
5 2 (2.60%) Drupal
5 2 (2.60%) WordPress
6 1 (1.30%) Confluence
6 1 (1.30%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (6.49%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (11.69%) Sentinel
2 4 (5.19%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (3.90%) Adobe Campaign
4 2 (2.60%) Magento
5 1 (1.30%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 21 (27.27%) Azure
2 20 (25.97%) Microsoft 365
3 14 (18.18%) Power Platform
4 12 (15.58%) Azure Sentinel
4 12 (15.58%) SaaS
5 11 (14.29%) AWS
6 9 (11.69%) Azure Active Directory
6 9 (11.69%) GCP
6 9 (11.69%) Google Workspace
6 9 (11.69%) PaaS
7 5 (6.49%) Dynamics 365
8 4 (5.19%) OneDrive
8 4 (5.19%) Yammer
9 2 (2.60%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (2.60%) AWS Lambda
9 2 (2.60%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (2.60%) GitHub
9 2 (2.60%) Serverless
10 1 (1.30%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.69%) Unified Communications
2 1 (1.30%) Internet
2 1 (1.30%) IP Telephony
2 1 (1.30%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.49%) Power BI
2 5 (6.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (6.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (6.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (5.19%) Tableau
4 3 (3.90%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.60%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.60%) MySQL
5 2 (2.60%) Neo4j
6 1 (1.30%) Data Lake
6 1 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.30%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 2 (2.60%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.60%) Jenkins
1 2 (2.60%) RStudio
2 1 (1.30%) JIRA
2 1 (1.30%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.30%) Toad
General
1 24 (31.17%) Finance
2 21 (27.27%) Banking
3 10 (12.99%) Social Skills
4 6 (7.79%) Marketing
5 4 (5.19%) Documentation Skills
6 3 (3.90%) Law
6 3 (3.90%) Legal
7 2 (2.60%) Presentation Skills
7 2 (2.60%) Public Sector
8 1 (1.30%) Billing
8 1 (1.30%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (16.88%) Consultant
1 13 (16.88%) Senior Consultant
2 12 (15.58%) Developer
3 7 (9.09%) Web Developer
4 6 (7.79%) .NET Developer
4 6 (7.79%) Security Consultant
4 6 (7.79%) Senior Security Consultant
5 5 (6.49%) .NET Web Developer
6 4 (5.19%) Administrator
6 4 (5.19%) Management Consultant
6 4 (5.19%) Microsoft 365 Specialist
6 4 (5.19%) Microsoft Specialist
6 4 (5.19%) Senior Management Consultant
6 4 (5.19%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (5.19%) Technical Specialist
6 4 (5.19%) Vulnerability Consultant
6 4 (5.19%) Vulnerability Management Consultant
7 3 (3.90%) IT Analyst
7 3 (3.90%) IT Systems Administrator
7 3 (3.90%) SOC Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.69%) .NET
1 9 (11.69%) Web Services
2 6 (7.79%) .NET Core
2 6 (7.79%) ASP.NET
2 6 (7.79%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (7.79%) ASP.NET Web API
2 6 (7.79%) HTML
2 6 (7.79%) React
3 5 (6.49%) CSS
4 3 (3.90%) Middleware
4 3 (3.90%) RESTful
5 2 (2.60%) Kafka
5 2 (2.60%) Laravel
5 2 (2.60%) Shiny
5 2 (2.60%) Symfony
5 2 (2.60%) Yii
6 1 (1.30%) Ajax
6 1 (1.30%) Core Data
6 1 (1.30%) jQuery
6 1 (1.30%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.29%) Cloud Native
2 9 (11.69%) Virtual Team
3 8 (10.39%) Cyberthreat
3 8 (10.39%) Mainframe
4 3 (3.90%) User Experience
5 2 (2.60%) Driving Licence
5 2 (2.60%) FMCG
5 2 (2.60%) Robotics
6 1 (1.30%) EPoS
6 1 (1.30%) mPOS
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.09%) Windows
1 7 (9.09%) Windows 10
1 7 (9.09%) Windows 7
2 2 (2.60%) Linux
3 1 (1.30%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.30%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (36.36%) Cybersecurity
2 24 (31.17%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (20.78%) Threat Management
4 14 (18.18%) Analytics
5 13 (16.88%) Data Security
5 13 (16.88%) Mentoring
6 12 (15.58%) Coaching
7 11 (14.29%) Software Engineering
8 10 (12.99%) E-Commerce
8 10 (12.99%) Project Management
9 9 (11.69%) Data Acquisition
9 9 (11.69%) Data Management
9 9 (11.69%) Desktop Virtualisation
9 9 (11.69%) Migration
9 9 (11.69%) Project Delivery
9 9 (11.69%) Security Operations
9 9 (11.69%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (10.39%) DevOps
10 8 (10.39%) MVC
10 8 (10.39%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 14 (18.18%) Python
2 11 (14.29%) SQL
3 9 (11.69%) PowerShell
4 7 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 6 (7.79%) C#
6 5 (6.49%) REXX
7 4 (5.19%) PHP
8 3 (3.90%) R
9 2 (2.60%) Java
9 2 (2.60%) Scala
9 2 (2.60%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.30%) Apple Swift
10 1 (1.30%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.30%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.30%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (15.58%) Degree
2 1 (1.30%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.49%) QA
2 3 (3.90%) GDPR
2 3 (3.90%) GRC
3 2 (2.60%) Accessibility
System Software
1 9 (11.69%) Active Directory
2 7 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (6.49%) RACF
3 5 (6.49%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (11.69%) AirWatch
1 9 (11.69%) Jamf Pro
2 5 (6.49%) zSecure
3 2 (2.60%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 32 (41.56%) Microsoft
2 9 (11.69%) Citrix
2 9 (11.69%) Google
2 9 (11.69%) ServiceNow
3 8 (10.39%) Splunk
4 7 (9.09%) VMware
5 5 (6.49%) Cisco
6 3 (3.90%) Adobe
6 3 (3.90%) IBM
6 3 (3.90%) Marketo
6 3 (3.90%) Palo Alto
6 3 (3.90%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.30%) BT
7 1 (1.30%) Oracle