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

Retailing
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
20 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 47 84 108
Rank change year-on-year +37 +24 -83
Permanent jobs citing Retail 137 70 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 5.09% 2.62% 1.60%
As % of the General category 13.85% 8.27% 3.60%
Number of salaries quoted 93 58 18
Edinburgh median annual salary £54,068 £55,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.69% +12.82% +8.33%
10th Percentile £34,250 £33,375 £20,575
90th Percentile £76,031 £84,950 £62,500
Scotland median annual salary £49,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year +15.29% +4.94% -1.22%

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 989 846 1,028
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 36.75% 31.64% 44.41%
Number of salaries quoted 607 547 671
Edinburgh median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £75,380 £75,000 £73,750
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +6.38% +1.08%

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 June 2019.

Salary histogram for Retail in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 June 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 74 (54.01%) Banking
2 71 (51.82%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (36.50%) Finance
4 47 (34.31%) Software Engineering
5 44 (32.12%) Fintech
6 42 (30.66%) Artificial Intelligence
7 34 (24.82%) Python
8 31 (22.63%) DevOps
9 30 (21.90%) Microsoft Azure
10 28 (20.44%) Windows
10 28 (20.44%) Google
11 27 (19.71%) Microsoft
11 27 (19.71%) Fraud Detection
12 26 (18.98%) JavaScript
12 26 (18.98%) Docker
13 24 (17.52%) Scrum
14 23 (16.79%) Marketing
14 23 (16.79%) SAP
14 23 (16.79%) Linux
14 23 (16.79%) Problem-Solving
15 22 (16.06%) Infrastructure as Code
15 22 (16.06%) IBM
15 22 (16.06%) Google Cloud Platform
15 22 (16.06%) Hybrid Cloud
15 22 (16.06%) Public Cloud
16 21 (15.33%) Visualisation
17 20 (14.60%) Break/Fix
17 20 (14.60%) Programme Delivery
18 19 (13.87%) Product Roadmap
18 19 (13.87%) Terraform

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 8 (5.84%) SharePoint
2 7 (5.11%) Apache Spark
3 5 (3.65%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (2.19%) Apache
5 2 (1.46%) IIS
5 2 (1.46%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.73%) Confluence
6 1 (0.73%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (5.11%) Chatbot
2 2 (1.46%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.73%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 15 (10.95%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 30 (21.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (16.06%) Google Cloud Platform
3 17 (12.41%) Azure Stack
3 17 (12.41%) IBM Cloud
4 11 (8.03%) Amazon AWS
5 10 (7.30%) SaaS
6 8 (5.84%) Office 365
6 8 (5.84%) Power Platform
7 1 (0.73%) GitHub
7 1 (0.73%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.92%) Firewall
2 3 (2.19%) Unified Communications
2 3 (2.19%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.57%) NoSQL
2 8 (5.84%) Apache Cassandra
2 8 (5.84%) Hadoop
2 8 (5.84%) Power BI
3 3 (2.19%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.46%) Big Data
4 2 (1.46%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.73%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.73%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 1 (0.73%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (4.38%) JIRA
2 1 (0.73%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.73%) Grunt
2 1 (0.73%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.73%) Subversion
2 1 (0.73%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (0.73%) Xcode
General
1 74 (54.01%) Banking
2 50 (36.50%) Finance
3 23 (16.79%) Marketing
4 8 (5.84%) Electronics
4 8 (5.84%) Manufacturing
4 8 (5.84%) Telecoms
5 5 (3.65%) Automotive
6 4 (2.92%) Advertising
6 4 (2.92%) Publishing
7 2 (1.46%) Legal
7 2 (1.46%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.73%) Billing
Job Titles
1 19 (13.87%) Cloud Engineer
2 15 (10.95%) Architect
2 15 (10.95%) Commercial Architect
2 15 (10.95%) SAP Architect
2 15 (10.95%) SAP Solutions Architect
2 15 (10.95%) Solutions Architect
3 13 (9.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 10 (7.30%) Data Scientist
5 9 (6.57%) CRM Architect
5 9 (6.57%) CRM Solutions Architect
5 9 (6.57%) Developer
5 9 (6.57%) SAP CRM Architect
6 8 (5.84%) Product Owner
7 7 (5.11%) Cybersecurity Specialist
7 7 (5.11%) Security Specialist
7 7 (5.11%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
7 7 (5.11%) Senior Security Specialist
8 5 (3.65%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 5 (3.65%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (3.65%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.84%) scikit-learn
2 6 (4.38%) AngularJS
2 6 (4.38%) React
2 6 (4.38%) Velocity
3 5 (3.65%) Matplotlib
3 5 (3.65%) Natural Language Processing
3 5 (3.65%) NumPy
3 5 (3.65%) Pandas
3 5 (3.65%) Symfony
4 4 (2.92%) Elastic Stack
5 3 (2.19%) Apache Flex
5 3 (2.19%) CSS
5 3 (2.19%) CSS3
5 3 (2.19%) HTML
5 3 (2.19%) HTML5
5 3 (2.19%) jQuery
5 3 (2.19%) MLlib
6 2 (1.46%) .NET
6 2 (1.46%) Hibernate
6 2 (1.46%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 22 (16.06%) Hybrid Cloud
1 22 (16.06%) Public Cloud
2 15 (10.95%) FMCG
2 15 (10.95%) Robotics
3 14 (10.22%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (8.76%) Algorithms
5 6 (4.38%) User Experience
6 5 (3.65%) Greenfield Project
6 5 (3.65%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (2.92%) Data Structures
8 3 (2.19%) EMC VMAX
8 3 (2.19%) Virtual Team
9 2 (1.46%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (1.46%) Private Cloud
9 2 (1.46%) Smart Energy
10 1 (0.73%) Animation
10 1 (0.73%) EPoS
10 1 (0.73%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 28 (20.44%) Windows
2 23 (16.79%) Linux
3 3 (2.19%) Windows 10
3 3 (2.19%) Windows 7
3 3 (2.19%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.73%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (51.82%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (34.31%) Software Engineering
3 44 (32.12%) Fintech
4 42 (30.66%) Artificial Intelligence
5 31 (22.63%) DevOps
6 27 (19.71%) Fraud Detection
7 24 (17.52%) Scrum
8 23 (16.79%) Problem-Solving
9 22 (16.06%) Infrastructure as Code
10 21 (15.33%) Visualisation
11 20 (14.60%) Break/Fix
11 20 (14.60%) Programme Delivery
12 19 (13.87%) Product Roadmap
13 17 (12.41%) Business Intelligence
13 17 (12.41%) Continuous Integration
13 17 (12.41%) Network Virtualisation
14 16 (11.68%) Analytics
14 16 (11.68%) CRM
15 15 (10.95%) Machine Learning
15 15 (10.95%) Systems Thinking
Programming Languages
1 34 (24.82%) Python
2 26 (18.98%) JavaScript
3 17 (12.41%) Bash Shell
3 17 (12.41%) Groovy
3 17 (12.41%) Ruby
4 13 (9.49%) SQL
5 10 (7.30%) Java
6 9 (6.57%) C#
7 5 (3.65%) PHP
7 5 (3.65%) PowerShell
7 5 (3.65%) VB
7 5 (3.65%) VBA
8 4 (2.92%) R
9 2 (1.46%) C
9 2 (1.46%) C++
9 2 (1.46%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.46%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.73%) Apple Swift
10 1 (0.73%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 9 (6.57%) CISM
1 9 (6.57%) CISSP
2 4 (2.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.65%) QA
2 1 (0.73%) GDPR
2 1 (0.73%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (18.98%) Docker
2 5 (3.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.92%) Active Directory
4 3 (2.19%) Virtual Desktop
4 3 (2.19%) XenDesktop
5 2 (1.46%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 19 (13.87%) Terraform
2 17 (12.41%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (2.19%) Kubernetes
4 2 (1.46%) Ansible
4 2 (1.46%) Grafana
4 2 (1.46%) Prometheus
4 2 (1.46%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.73%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 28 (20.44%) Google
2 27 (19.71%) Microsoft
3 23 (16.79%) SAP
4 22 (16.06%) IBM
5 9 (6.57%) Tableau
6 8 (5.84%) Splunk
7 6 (4.38%) Citrix
8 5 (3.65%) Cisco
8 5 (3.65%) VMware
9 3 (2.19%) CyberArk
9 3 (2.19%) EMC
10 2 (1.46%) Blue Prism
10 2 (1.46%) F5
10 2 (1.46%) Juniper
11 1 (0.73%) Capita
11 1 (0.73%) HP
11 1 (0.73%) Oracle
11 1 (0.73%) Twitter
11 1 (0.73%) Xamarin