Period
to 31 March 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 31 March 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
31 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 75 83 64
Rank change year-on-year +8 -19 +40
Permanent jobs citing Retail 51 70 93
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.89% 2.80% 3.49%
As % of the General category 7.07% 8.29% 9.34%
Number of salaries quoted 31 36 86
Median annual salary £38,428 £57,454 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.12% -0.08% +35.29%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,000 £33,125
90th Percentile £75,000 £130,000 £75,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -15.00% +31.58%

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 721 844 996
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 40.87% 33.72% 37.42%
Number of salaries quoted 362 530 630
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +2.04% +3.16%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £77,375 £75,770 £72,500
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500

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 March 2020.

Salary histogram for Retail in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 19 (37.25%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (27.45%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (25.49%) Microsoft
3 13 (25.49%) SQL
3 13 (25.49%) Oracle
3 13 (25.49%) Continuous Improvement
4 12 (23.53%) Finance
4 12 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (21.57%) Capita
6 9 (17.65%) Analytics
7 8 (15.69%) JavaScript
8 7 (13.73%) SharePoint
8 7 (13.73%) MS Visio
8 7 (13.73%) Project Management
8 7 (13.73%) Change Management
8 7 (13.73%) Manufacturing
8 7 (13.73%) CMS
8 7 (13.73%) Business Development
8 7 (13.73%) Banking
8 7 (13.73%) Content Management
8 7 (13.73%) Data Transformation
8 7 (13.73%) Translating Business Requirements
8 7 (13.73%) Continuous Improvement Process
9 6 (11.76%) React
9 6 (11.76%) AngularJS
9 6 (11.76%) Tableau
9 6 (11.76%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 6 (11.76%) BusinessObjects
9 6 (11.76%) Cisco
9 6 (11.76%) Python

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 7 (13.73%) CMS
1 7 (13.73%) SharePoint
2 5 (9.80%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.96%) Drupal
3 1 (1.96%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.96%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (13.73%) MS Visio
2 4 (7.84%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (7.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (7.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (3.92%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.96%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.80%) Office 365
2 4 (7.84%) Azure
2 4 (7.84%) PaaS
3 3 (5.88%) Azure Data Factory
3 3 (5.88%) Data Lake Analytics
4 2 (3.92%) AWS
4 2 (3.92%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (1.96%) GCP
5 1 (1.96%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.84%) Internet
2 1 (1.96%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (1.96%) Firewall
2 1 (1.96%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.76%) BusinessObjects
1 6 (11.76%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 5 (9.80%) SQL Server
3 4 (7.84%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 4 (7.84%) Data Lake
4 3 (5.88%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
4 3 (5.88%) Azure SQL Database
4 3 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (5.88%) DB2
4 3 (5.88%) Oracle Database
4 3 (5.88%) PolyBase
5 2 (3.92%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.92%) MySQL
6 1 (1.96%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.96%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.96%) Mercurial
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle Forms
General
1 12 (23.53%) Finance
2 7 (13.73%) Banking
2 7 (13.73%) Manufacturing
3 4 (7.84%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.92%) Billing
4 2 (3.92%) Marketing
4 2 (3.92%) Public Sector
5 1 (1.96%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 14 (27.45%) Developer
2 10 (19.61%) Analyst
3 7 (13.73%) Business Analyst
4 5 (9.80%) Technical Specialist
4 5 (9.80%) Unified Communications Specialist
5 4 (7.84%) IT Director
5 4 (7.84%) Team Leader
6 3 (5.88%) Azure Developer
6 3 (5.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Developer
7 2 (3.92%) .NET Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Channel Sales Manager
7 2 (3.92%) Commercial Manager
7 2 (3.92%) Consultant
7 2 (3.92%) Head of Data Management
7 2 (3.92%) Junior Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Junior Oracle Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Marketing Manager
7 2 (3.92%) Oracle Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Sales Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.76%) AngularJS
1 6 (11.76%) React
2 5 (9.80%) HTML
3 4 (7.84%) HTML5
3 4 (7.84%) REST
4 3 (5.88%) Ionic Framework
5 2 (3.92%) .NET
5 2 (3.92%) CSS
5 2 (3.92%) Node.js
6 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.96%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 1 (1.96%) CSS3
6 1 (1.96%) jQuery
6 1 (1.96%) LAMP
6 1 (1.96%) RESTful
6 1 (1.96%) SOAP
6 1 (1.96%) Spring
6 1 (1.96%) STL
6 1 (1.96%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 19 (37.25%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.80%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (7.84%) Analytical Mindset
3 4 (7.84%) Internet of Things
4 2 (3.92%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (3.92%) Social Media
5 1 (1.96%) FMCG
5 1 (1.96%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.96%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.80%) Windows
2 3 (5.88%) Linux
3 1 (1.96%) Unix
3 1 (1.96%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (27.45%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (25.49%) Continuous Improvement
3 12 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (17.65%) Analytics
5 7 (13.73%) Business Development
5 7 (13.73%) Change Management
5 7 (13.73%) Content Management
5 7 (13.73%) Continuous Improvement Process
5 7 (13.73%) Data Transformation
5 7 (13.73%) Project Management
5 7 (13.73%) Translating Business Requirements
6 5 (9.80%) Data Analytics
6 5 (9.80%) Data Security
6 5 (9.80%) PRINCE2
6 5 (9.80%) Project Delivery
7 4 (7.84%) PRINCE
7 4 (7.84%) Web Development
8 3 (5.88%) CRM
8 3 (5.88%) Data Architecture
8 3 (5.88%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 13 (25.49%) SQL
2 8 (15.69%) JavaScript
3 6 (11.76%) Python
4 4 (7.84%) C#
4 4 (7.84%) Java
4 4 (7.84%) PHP
5 3 (5.88%) PL/SQL
5 3 (5.88%) U-SQL
6 2 (3.92%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.96%) C++
7 1 (1.96%) Go
7 1 (1.96%) Perl
7 1 (1.96%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.96%) TypeScript
7 1 (1.96%) X++
Qualifications
1 4 (7.84%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) Data Quality
1 2 (3.92%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.92%) Docker
2 1 (1.96%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.96%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) Ansible
1 1 (1.96%) Kubernetes
1 1 (1.96%) Prometheus
1 1 (1.96%) Terraform
1 1 (1.96%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 13 (25.49%) Microsoft
1 13 (25.49%) Oracle
2 11 (21.57%) Capita
3 6 (11.76%) Cisco
3 6 (11.76%) Tableau
4 4 (7.84%) SAP
5 3 (5.88%) Databricks
6 2 (3.92%) HubSpot