Period
to 17 January 2020

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 17 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
17 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 81 81 60
Rank change year-on-year 0 -21 +3
Permanent jobs citing Retail 44 68 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.39% 2.82% 4.30%
As % of the General category 5.77% 8.19% 10.04%
Number of salaries quoted 30 31 76
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% +2.33% +19.44%
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £62,175 £145,000 £75,625
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -15.00% +13.64%

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 762 830 1,115
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 41.35% 34.44% 42.85%
Number of salaries quoted 379 490 636
Edinburgh median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - -
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £77,950 £75,000 £71,250
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 17 January 2020.

Salary histogram for Retail in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 January 2020, 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 15 (34.09%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (29.55%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
4 10 (22.73%) Finance
5 9 (20.45%) SQL
5 9 (20.45%) Oracle
6 8 (18.18%) Manufacturing
6 8 (18.18%) Change Management
6 8 (18.18%) Project Management
6 8 (18.18%) Banking
6 8 (18.18%) Fintech
7 7 (15.91%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (13.64%) Content Management
8 6 (13.64%) Software Engineering
8 6 (13.64%) Business Development
8 6 (13.64%) Azure
8 6 (13.64%) CMS
8 6 (13.64%) SharePoint
8 6 (13.64%) MS Visio
8 6 (13.64%) Windows
8 6 (13.64%) Translating Business Requirements
8 6 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement Process
8 6 (13.64%) Analytics
9 5 (11.36%) Tableau
9 5 (11.36%) Mentoring
9 5 (11.36%) Coaching
9 5 (11.36%) React
9 5 (11.36%) AngularJS
9 5 (11.36%) Microsoft
9 5 (11.36%) Java

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 6 (13.64%) CMS
1 6 (13.64%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (13.64%) MS Visio
2 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (9.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (4.55%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.64%) Azure
2 4 (9.09%) Power Platform
3 2 (4.55%) AWS
3 2 (4.55%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (2.27%) OpenShift
4 1 (2.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.09%) Internet
2 1 (2.27%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.36%) BusinessObjects
1 5 (11.36%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 4 (9.09%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 4 (9.09%) Oracle Database
2 4 (9.09%) Power BI
3 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.27%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.27%) Parquet
4 1 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.27%) JIRA
1 1 (2.27%) Mercurial
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle Forms
General
1 10 (22.73%) Finance
2 8 (18.18%) Banking
2 8 (18.18%) Manufacturing
3 5 (11.36%) Telecoms
4 3 (6.82%) Billing
5 2 (4.55%) Games
5 2 (4.55%) Marketing
5 2 (4.55%) Public Sector
6 1 (2.27%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 10 (22.73%) Analyst
2 6 (13.64%) Business Analyst
2 6 (13.64%) Developer
3 4 (9.09%) IT Director
3 4 (9.09%) Technical Leader
4 3 (6.82%) Consultant
4 3 (6.82%) Cybersecurity Specialist
4 3 (6.82%) Security Specialist
4 3 (6.82%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 3 (6.82%) Senior Security Specialist
4 3 (6.82%) Software Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) .NET Developer
5 2 (4.55%) Commercial Manager
5 2 (4.55%) Integration Consultant
5 2 (4.55%) Junior
5 2 (4.55%) Junior Oracle Developer
5 2 (4.55%) Marketing Manager
5 2 (4.55%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (4.55%) Senior Developer
5 2 (4.55%) Software Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.36%) AngularJS
1 5 (11.36%) React
2 3 (6.82%) HTML
2 3 (6.82%) Vue.js
3 2 (4.55%) .NET
3 2 (4.55%) HTML5
4 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (2.27%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 1 (2.27%) CSS
4 1 (2.27%) D3.js
4 1 (2.27%) Java EE
4 1 (2.27%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (2.27%) Node.js
4 1 (2.27%) REST
4 1 (2.27%) RESTful
4 1 (2.27%) SOAP
4 1 (2.27%) Spring
4 1 (2.27%) STL
4 1 (2.27%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 15 (34.09%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.09%) Analytical Mindset
2 4 (9.09%) EMC VMAX
2 4 (9.09%) Hybrid Cloud
2 4 (9.09%) Internet of Things
2 4 (9.09%) Virtual Team
3 3 (6.82%) Social Media
4 2 (4.55%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (4.55%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.55%) User Experience
5 1 (2.27%) Media Streaming
5 1 (2.27%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.64%) Windows
2 4 (9.09%) Windows 10
2 4 (9.09%) Windows 7
3 2 (4.55%) Android
4 1 (2.27%) Linux
4 1 (2.27%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (29.55%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
3 8 (18.18%) Change Management
3 8 (18.18%) Fintech
3 8 (18.18%) Project Management
4 7 (15.91%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (13.64%) Analytics
5 6 (13.64%) Business Development
5 6 (13.64%) Content Management
5 6 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement Process
5 6 (13.64%) Software Engineering
5 6 (13.64%) Translating Business Requirements
6 5 (11.36%) Coaching
6 5 (11.36%) Mentoring
7 4 (9.09%) Break/Fix
7 4 (9.09%) Desktop Virtualisation
7 4 (9.09%) Fraud Detection
7 4 (9.09%) Project Delivery
7 4 (9.09%) Technical Leadership
7 4 (9.09%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.45%) SQL
2 5 (11.36%) Java
2 5 (11.36%) JavaScript
2 5 (11.36%) PowerShell
3 3 (6.82%) C#
3 3 (6.82%) PL/SQL
3 3 (6.82%) Python
4 1 (2.27%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.27%) C
4 1 (2.27%) C++
4 1 (2.27%) Go
4 1 (2.27%) Perl
4 1 (2.27%) Scala
4 1 (2.27%) TypeScript
4 1 (2.27%) X++
Qualifications
1 4 (9.09%) Degree
2 3 (6.82%) CISM
2 3 (6.82%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 4 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (9.09%) XenDesktop
2 1 (2.27%) Docker
2 1 (2.27%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 9 (20.45%) Oracle
2 5 (11.36%) Capita
2 5 (11.36%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.36%) Tableau
3 4 (9.09%) Cisco
3 4 (9.09%) Citrix
3 4 (9.09%) EMC
3 4 (9.09%) SAP
3 4 (9.09%) VMware
4 2 (4.55%) HubSpot
5 1 (2.27%) Google
5 1 (2.27%) IBM