Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 39 20
Rank change year-on-year -24 -19 +36
Permanent jobs citing Retail 102 117 279
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 3.78% 5.02% 9.15%
As % of the General category 8.78% 10.25% 16.97%
Number of salaries quoted 47 86 64
Edinburgh median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -4.76% +10.53%
10th Percentile £24,000 £32,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £76,000 £60,000 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +16.67% +5.88% -5.56%

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 1162 1141 1644
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 43.02% 48.93% 53.90%
Number of salaries quoted 636 699 922
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £26,000 £31,850 £30,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,250 £68,750
Scotland median annual salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.16% +5.56% +5.88%

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 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Retail in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 57 (55.88%) Degree
2 50 (49.02%) SAP
3 49 (48.04%) Analytical Skills
4 41 (40.20%) Requirements Analysis
4 41 (40.20%) Automotive
5 22 (21.57%) Banking
6 20 (19.61%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (16.67%) Billing
7 17 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
8 15 (14.71%) SAP MM
8 15 (14.71%) Java
9 14 (13.73%) SAP SD
9 14 (13.73%) Management Information System
9 14 (13.73%) Finance
10 13 (12.75%) Software Engineering
10 13 (12.75%) JavaScript
11 12 (11.76%) SAP SCM
11 12 (11.76%) Network Planning
11 12 (11.76%) SAP Core Interface
12 11 (10.78%) Coaching
13 10 (9.80%) SDLC
14 9 (8.82%) Retail Banking
14 9 (8.82%) Project Planning
14 9 (8.82%) Microsoft Azure
15 8 (7.84%) Software Delivery
15 8 (7.84%) Change Management
16 7 (6.86%) HTML
16 7 (6.86%) Velocity
16 7 (6.86%) Migration
16 7 (6.86%) Collaborative Working

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 3 (2.94%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (3.92%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 15 (14.71%) SAP MM
2 14 (13.73%) SAP SD
3 12 (11.76%) SAP SCM
4 6 (5.88%) SAP Retail
4 6 (5.88%) SAP S/4HANA
5 4 (3.92%) Finacle
5 4 (3.92%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 17 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (8.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.96%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.98%) FTP
1 1 (0.98%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.92%) MySQL
2 3 (2.94%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.98%) Big Data
3 1 (0.98%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.98%) GIS
3 1 (0.98%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.98%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.98%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.98%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.98%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (3.92%) JIRA
2 1 (0.98%) Cucumber
2 1 (0.98%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.98%) Protractor
2 1 (0.98%) Selenium
General
1 41 (40.20%) Automotive
2 22 (21.57%) Banking
3 17 (16.67%) Billing
4 14 (13.73%) Finance
5 9 (8.82%) Retail Banking
6 6 (5.88%) Investment Banking
7 3 (2.94%) Law
7 3 (2.94%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (1.96%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.96%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.98%) Advertising
9 1 (0.98%) Electronics
9 1 (0.98%) Local Government
9 1 (0.98%) Marketing
9 1 (0.98%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 45 (44.12%) Consultant
2 41 (40.20%) SAP Consultant
3 15 (14.71%) SAP MM Consultant
4 14 (13.73%) SAP SD Consultant
5 12 (11.76%) SAP SCM Consultant
6 10 (9.80%) Project Manager
7 8 (7.84%) Architect
7 8 (7.84%) Retail Banking Project Manager
7 8 (7.84%) Solutions Architect
8 7 (6.86%) Lead Architect
8 7 (6.86%) Lead Solutions Architect
9 6 (5.88%) Developer
9 6 (5.88%) SAP Manager
9 6 (5.88%) Senior Manager
9 6 (5.88%) Senior Project Manager
10 5 (4.90%) Java Developer
11 4 (3.92%) Software Project Manager
11 4 (3.92%) Technical Consultant
11 4 (3.92%) Technical Leader
12 3 (2.94%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (11.76%) SAP Core Interface
2 7 (6.86%) HTML
2 7 (6.86%) Velocity
3 6 (5.88%) CSS
3 6 (5.88%) HTML5
4 5 (4.90%) CSS3
4 5 (4.90%) Node.js
5 3 (2.94%) Symfony
6 2 (1.96%) .NET
6 2 (1.96%) Spring
7 1 (0.98%) Hibernate
7 1 (0.98%) J2EE
7 1 (0.98%) Java EE
7 1 (0.98%) OAuth
7 1 (0.98%) OpenID
7 1 (0.98%) RESTful
7 1 (0.98%) SAML
7 1 (0.98%) SOAP
7 1 (0.98%) Spring MVC
7 1 (0.98%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 49 (48.04%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (13.73%) Management Information System
3 6 (5.88%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (1.96%) FMCG
5 1 (0.98%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.98%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.98%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.96%) Windows
2 1 (0.98%) Android
2 1 (0.98%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.98%) Linux
2 1 (0.98%) Unix
2 1 (0.98%) Windows Server
2 1 (0.98%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (40.20%) Requirements Analysis
2 20 (19.61%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (12.75%) Software Engineering
4 12 (11.76%) Network Planning
5 11 (10.78%) Coaching
6 10 (9.80%) SDLC
7 9 (8.82%) Project Planning
8 8 (7.84%) Change Management
8 8 (7.84%) Software Delivery
9 7 (6.86%) Collaborative Working
9 7 (6.86%) Migration
10 6 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (5.88%) PLM
10 6 (5.88%) TDD
11 5 (4.90%) BDD
11 5 (4.90%) Mentoring
11 5 (4.90%) PRINCE2
12 4 (3.92%) ITIL
12 4 (3.92%) Open Source
12 4 (3.92%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (14.71%) Java
2 13 (12.75%) JavaScript
3 5 (4.90%) SQL
4 4 (3.92%) PHP
5 3 (2.94%) Python
6 2 (1.96%) C++
6 2 (1.96%) R
7 1 (0.98%) C
7 1 (0.98%) C#
7 1 (0.98%) Clojure
7 1 (0.98%) Elixir
7 1 (0.98%) Perl
7 1 (0.98%) Ruby
7 1 (0.98%) Scala
Qualifications
1 57 (55.88%) Degree
2 4 (3.92%) PMP
3 1 (0.98%) HND
3 1 (0.98%) PhD
System Software
1 4 (3.92%) Docker
2 1 (0.98%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.98%) Rancher
Vendors
1 50 (49.02%) SAP
2 6 (5.88%) Ariba
3 5 (4.90%) Microsoft
4 4 (3.92%) Avaloq
4 4 (3.92%) FIS
4 4 (3.92%) Fiserv
4 4 (3.92%) Misys
5 3 (2.94%) Oracle
6 2 (1.96%) Google
7 1 (0.98%) IBM
7 1 (0.98%) KANA