Period
to 20 February 2019

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 20 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
20 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 86 60 94
Rank change year-on-year -26 +34 -69
Permanent jobs citing Retail 66 102 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.66% 3.75% 1.70%
As % of the General category 8.25% 9.89% 3.67%
Number of salaries quoted 29 79 17
Edinburgh median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.35% +43.75% -23.81%
10th Percentile £31,000 £32,050 £27,440
90th Percentile £132,000 £75,750 £59,750
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -15.00% +25.00% -20.00%

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 800 1,031 1,009
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 32.28% 37.92% 46.26%
Number of salaries quoted 488 621 672
Edinburgh median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% -
10th Percentile £30,425 £29,750 £31,875
90th Percentile £76,000 £72,500 £73,750
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +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 20 February 2019.

Salary histogram for Retail in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 February 2019, 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 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (30.30%) Marketing
3 19 (28.79%) JavaScript
4 18 (27.27%) Java
4 18 (27.27%) SAP
4 18 (27.27%) Scrum
5 17 (25.76%) Python
5 17 (25.76%) Finance
5 17 (25.76%) Amazon AWS
5 17 (25.76%) AngularJS
6 16 (24.24%) React
7 15 (22.73%) IT Strategy
7 15 (22.73%) Greenfield Project
7 15 (22.73%) OO
7 15 (22.73%) FMCG
8 14 (21.21%) Symfony
8 14 (21.21%) CRM
8 14 (21.21%) PHP
8 14 (21.21%) SAP CRM
8 14 (21.21%) Elasticsearch
8 14 (21.21%) SaaS
9 11 (16.67%) Software Engineering
10 8 (12.12%) Banking
10 8 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (10.61%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (10.61%) Algorithms
11 7 (10.61%) Cybersecurity
12 6 (9.09%) SDLC
12 6 (9.09%) Test Automation
13 5 (7.58%) Digital Marketing

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 14 (21.21%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (3.03%) OpenStack
2 2 (3.03%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 14 (21.21%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (25.76%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (21.21%) SaaS
3 4 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (3.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.03%) Firewall
2 1 (1.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.55%) NoSQL
2 2 (3.03%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (3.03%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.52%) Big Data
3 1 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.52%) DataStage
3 1 (1.52%) DB2
3 1 (1.52%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.52%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (1.52%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.52%) Grunt
1 1 (1.52%) JIRA
1 1 (1.52%) JUnit
1 1 (1.52%) Mockito
General
1 20 (30.30%) Marketing
2 17 (25.76%) Finance
3 8 (12.12%) Banking
4 5 (7.58%) Advertising
4 5 (7.58%) Legal
4 5 (7.58%) Manufacturing
4 5 (7.58%) Publishing
4 5 (7.58%) Retail Banking
5 4 (6.06%) Electronics
5 4 (6.06%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.52%) Local Government
6 1 (1.52%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 17 (25.76%) Architect
1 17 (25.76%) Developer
1 17 (25.76%) Solutions Architect
2 14 (21.21%) Commercial Architect
2 14 (21.21%) CRM Architect
2 14 (21.21%) CRM Solutions Architect
2 14 (21.21%) Full Stack Developer
2 14 (21.21%) SAP Architect
2 14 (21.21%) SAP CRM Architect
2 14 (21.21%) SAP Solutions Architect
3 5 (7.58%) Development Manager
3 5 (7.58%) Software Development Manager
3 5 (7.58%) Software Manager
4 4 (6.06%) Consultant
4 4 (6.06%) IT Manager
5 3 (4.55%) IT Consultant
5 3 (4.55%) IT Project Manager
5 3 (4.55%) IT Recruitment Consultant
5 3 (4.55%) Project Manager
5 3 (4.55%) Recruitment Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (25.76%) AngularJS
2 16 (24.24%) React
3 14 (21.21%) Symfony
4 4 (6.06%) CSS
4 4 (6.06%) HTML
5 3 (4.55%) CSS3
5 3 (4.55%) HTML5
6 2 (3.03%) Elastic Stack
6 2 (3.03%) Hibernate
6 2 (3.03%) jQuery
6 2 (3.03%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (3.03%) Matplotlib
6 2 (3.03%) NumPy
6 2 (3.03%) Pandas
6 2 (3.03%) RESTful
6 2 (3.03%) scikit-learn
6 2 (3.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (1.52%) Apache Flex
7 1 (1.52%) Marionette.js
7 1 (1.52%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 15 (22.73%) FMCG
1 15 (22.73%) Greenfield Project
2 7 (10.61%) Algorithms
3 5 (7.58%) Cyberattack
3 5 (7.58%) Data Structures
4 2 (3.03%) Fintech
4 2 (3.03%) Robotics
4 2 (3.03%) Security Operations Centre
4 2 (3.03%) Social Media
5 1 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.52%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.52%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.52%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.52%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.58%) Linux
2 4 (6.06%) Windows
3 1 (1.52%) AIX
3 1 (1.52%) Android
3 1 (1.52%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.52%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (27.27%) Scrum
3 15 (22.73%) IT Strategy
3 15 (22.73%) OO
4 14 (21.21%) CRM
5 11 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 8 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (10.61%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (10.61%) Cybersecurity
8 6 (9.09%) SDLC
8 6 (9.09%) Test Automation
9 5 (7.58%) Digital Marketing
9 5 (7.58%) Front End Development
9 5 (7.58%) Low Latency
10 4 (6.06%) Contract Management
10 4 (6.06%) Data Protection
10 4 (6.06%) Line Management
10 4 (6.06%) Performance Management
10 4 (6.06%) Programme Management
11 3 (4.55%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 19 (28.79%) JavaScript
2 18 (27.27%) Java
3 17 (25.76%) Python
4 14 (21.21%) PHP
5 3 (4.55%) SQL
6 1 (1.52%) C
6 1 (1.52%) C#
6 1 (1.52%) C++
6 1 (1.52%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (4.55%) TOGAF Certification
2 1 (1.52%) AWS Certification
2 1 (1.52%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.52%) Degree
2 1 (1.52%) Numerate Degree
2 1 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.06%) GDPR
1 4 (6.06%) QA
2 2 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 1 (1.52%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.03%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.03%) Docker
1 2 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.52%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 2 (3.03%) Ansible
1 2 (3.03%) Grafana
1 2 (3.03%) Kubernetes
1 2 (3.03%) Prometheus
1 2 (3.03%) Terraform
1 2 (3.03%) ZABBIX
2 1 (1.52%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 18 (27.27%) SAP
2 3 (4.55%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.03%) Cisco
3 2 (3.03%) Juniper
3 2 (3.03%) Oracle
3 2 (3.03%) Splunk
3 2 (3.03%) VMware
4 1 (1.52%) IBM
4 1 (1.52%) Teradata
4 1 (1.52%) Twitter