Retail Jobs in England

Retailing
UK > England

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in permanent job vacancies in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that cited Retail over the 6 months leading up to 23 June 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
23 Jun 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 32 41 54
Rank change year-on-year +9 +13 +14
Permanent jobs citing Retail 4,984 5,034 8,511
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 5.21% 6.13% 5.89%
As % of the General category 9.14% 9.10% 9.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2,544 2,744 3,749
10th Percentile £25,664 £34,000 £32,500
25th Percentile £32,938 £45,000 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £59,763 £58,135
Median % change year-on-year -20.52% +2.80% +1.10%
75th Percentile £63,750 £76,750 £75,040
90th Percentile £82,500 £89,597 £95,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £60,000 £58,135
% change year-on-year -20.83% +3.21% +1.99%

All General Skills
England

Retail falls under the General Skills category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring common skills in England.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 54,517 55,335 94,274
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 57.04% 67.42% 65.26%
Number of salaries quoted 36,750 31,500 45,989
10th Percentile £27,500 £32,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £36,250 £43,750 £43,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -12.50% - +4.35%
75th Percentile £72,500 £82,500 £80,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £105,000 £100,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% - +9.09%

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Retail as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Retail in England

Retail
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Retail in England.

Salary trend for Retail in England

Retail
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Retail in England over the 6 months to 23 June 2024.

Salary histogram for Retail in England

Retail
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the England region over the 6 months to 23 June 2024. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
London -3 1,214 £61,000 -11.37% 485
Midlands +59 1,110 £41,492 -24.56% 258
North of England -10 1,047 £45,000 -18.18% 380
South East +24 808 £45,000 -18.18% 293
North West +4 589 £45,000 -18.18% 202
West Midlands +56 559 £45,000 -16.67% 143
East Midlands +42 546 £37,500 -31.82% 115
South West -13 400 £47,500 -13.45% 183
East of England +47 383 £47,500 -13.64% 106
Yorkshire -17 313 £45,000 -18.25% 150
North East -2 145 £30,000 -45.45% 38
Retail
UK

Retail
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 125 (2.51%) SharePoint
2 39 (0.78%) Microsoft Exchange
3 36 (0.72%) CMS
4 34 (0.68%) Confluence
5 19 (0.38%) WordPress
6 18 (0.36%) Apache Spark
7 13 (0.26%) SAS
8 12 (0.24%) Apache Airflow
9 8 (0.16%) Anypoint
9 8 (0.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 8 (0.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 8 (0.16%) WebSphere
10 7 (0.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 7 (0.14%) Apache
11 6 (0.12%) Umbraco
12 4 (0.080%) Drupal
12 4 (0.080%) Office Communications Server
13 3 (0.060%) IIS
13 3 (0.060%) Smallworld
14 2 (0.040%) Tomcat
Applications
1 846 (16.97%) Microsoft Excel
2 569 (11.42%) Microsoft Office
3 418 (8.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 51 (1.02%) Spreadsheet
5 36 (0.72%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 36 (0.72%) Photoshop
6 31 (0.62%) Microsoft Project
7 29 (0.58%) Adobe Illustrator
8 23 (0.46%) Trello
9 22 (0.44%) Simulink
10 18 (0.36%) InDesign
11 14 (0.28%) Adobe After Effects
11 14 (0.28%) AutoCAD
12 9 (0.18%) Adobe XD
13 7 (0.14%) Stateflow
14 6 (0.12%) CINEMA 4D
14 6 (0.12%) MS Visio
14 6 (0.12%) Sketch
15 5 (0.10%) Adobe Premiere
16 4 (0.080%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 71 (1.42%) Shopify
2 60 (1.20%) Magento
3 35 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
3 35 (0.70%) SAP S/4HANA
4 29 (0.58%) Endur
5 28 (0.56%) Dynamics NAV
6 27 (0.54%) Payment Gateway
7 23 (0.46%) NetSuite
8 15 (0.30%) ResourceLink
9 14 (0.28%) Adobe Campaign
10 11 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
11 10 (0.20%) Misys Midas
12 9 (0.18%) SAP PP
13 7 (0.14%) Epicor Tropos
13 7 (0.14%) Sage 200
13 7 (0.14%) SAP BPC
13 7 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 7 (0.14%) SAP WM
14 6 (0.12%) SAP MDG
14 6 (0.12%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 582 (11.68%) Azure
2 400 (8.03%) AWS
3 345 (6.92%) Power Platform
4 239 (4.80%) Microsoft 365
5 150 (3.01%) SaaS
6 126 (2.53%) GCP
7 91 (1.83%) Dynamics 365
8 87 (1.75%) Azure DevOps
9 41 (0.82%) Serverless
10 35 (0.70%) GitHub
10 35 (0.70%) WhatsApp
11 34 (0.68%) PowerApps
12 33 (0.66%) Power Automate
13 32 (0.64%) Google Analytics
14 30 (0.60%) Entra ID
15 29 (0.58%) Figma
16 25 (0.50%) Google Sheets
17 24 (0.48%) Azure Data Factory
17 24 (0.48%) Snowflake
18 22 (0.44%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 124 (2.49%) Firewall
2 108 (2.17%) WAN
3 106 (2.13%) LAN
4 103 (2.07%) Internet
5 74 (1.48%) Wi-Fi
6 69 (1.38%) VPN
7 51 (1.02%) Broadband
8 43 (0.86%) Intranet
9 36 (0.72%) Wireless
10 34 (0.68%) Network Security
11 23 (0.46%) SD-WAN
11 23 (0.46%) TCP/IP
11 23 (0.46%) VoIP
12 22 (0.44%) DNS
13 18 (0.36%) WLAN
14 17 (0.34%) DHCP
15 14 (0.28%) VLAN
16 11 (0.22%) BGP
16 11 (0.22%) MPLS
16 11 (0.22%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 309 (6.20%) Power BI
2 270 (5.42%) SQL Server
3 185 (3.71%) Tableau
4 166 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
5 116 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 80 (1.61%) MySQL
7 62 (1.24%) Relational Database
8 51 (1.02%) MongoDB
9 45 (0.90%) PostgreSQL
10 36 (0.72%) BigQuery
11 31 (0.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 29 (0.58%) Elasticsearch
13 28 (0.56%) Data Lake
14 27 (0.54%) GIS
15 24 (0.48%) Big Data
16 21 (0.42%) DynamoDB
17 18 (0.36%) Redis
18 17 (0.34%) Azure SQL Database
18 17 (0.34%) Hadoop
19 14 (0.28%) Power Query
Development Applications
1 240 (4.82%) Git
2 93 (1.87%) JIRA
3 32 (0.64%) Jenkins
4 31 (0.62%) GitLab
4 31 (0.62%) Visual Studio
5 24 (0.48%) TeamCity
6 12 (0.24%) Team Foundation Server
7 10 (0.20%) JMeter
7 10 (0.20%) Visual Studio Code
8 9 (0.18%) Cucumber
8 9 (0.18%) JBehave
8 9 (0.18%) SpecFlow
9 7 (0.14%) Bitbucket
9 7 (0.14%) gulp
9 7 (0.14%) JUnit
9 7 (0.14%) Rational DOORS
9 7 (0.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 7 (0.14%) webpack
10 6 (0.12%) IntelliJ
10 6 (0.12%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 2,068 (41.49%) Social Skills
2 1,448 (29.05%) Finance
3 1,254 (25.16%) Analytical Skills
4 690 (13.84%) Marketing
5 469 (9.41%) Presentation Skills
6 348 (6.98%) Legal
7 293 (5.88%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 259 (5.20%) German Language
9 221 (4.43%) Manufacturing
10 172 (3.45%) Public Sector
11 152 (3.05%) Organisational Skills
12 147 (2.95%) Banking
13 123 (2.47%) Telecoms
14 89 (1.79%) Advertising
15 76 (1.52%) Law
16 73 (1.46%) Influencing Skills
17 67 (1.34%) Billing
18 57 (1.14%) Automotive
19 51 (1.02%) Back Office
20 49 (0.98%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 814 (16.33%) Analyst
2 653 (13.10%) Senior
3 430 (8.63%) Developer
4 296 (5.94%) Architect
4 296 (5.94%) Development Manager
5 273 (5.48%) Lead
6 272 (5.46%) Graduate
7 243 (4.88%) Project Manager
8 223 (4.47%) Business Analyst
9 219 (4.39%) Data Analyst
10 205 (4.11%) Consultant
11 166 (3.33%) Senior Analyst
12 154 (3.09%) Solutions Architect
13 136 (2.73%) IT Manager
14 130 (2.61%) Business Manager
15 111 (2.23%) Business Development Manager
15 111 (2.23%) Senior Data Analyst
16 106 (2.13%) Software Engineer
17 105 (2.11%) Senior Developer
17 105 (2.11%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 220 (4.41%) .NET
2 192 (3.85%) HTML
3 166 (3.33%) CSS
4 137 (2.75%) React
5 104 (2.09%) .NET Core
6 82 (1.65%) Node.js
7 81 (1.63%) ASP.NET
8 75 (1.50%) .NET Framework
8 75 (1.50%) Vue
9 73 (1.46%) Web Services
10 69 (1.38%) REST
11 65 (1.30%) AngularJS
12 59 (1.18%) XML
13 55 (1.10%) ASP.NET Web API
14 50 (1.00%) JSON
14 50 (1.00%) RESTful
15 44 (0.88%) Entity Framework
16 36 (0.72%) Laravel
17 32 (0.64%) ASP.NET MVC
18 28 (0.56%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 433 (8.69%) Self-Motivation
2 336 (6.74%) Driving Licence
3 288 (5.78%) Onboarding
4 151 (3.03%) Management Information System
5 129 (2.59%) Product Ownership
6 111 (2.23%) FMCG
7 96 (1.93%) Social Media
8 93 (1.87%) EPoS
9 81 (1.63%) Greenfield Project
10 75 (1.50%) Analytical Mindset
11 73 (1.46%) Mobile App
12 71 (1.42%) PMI
13 69 (1.38%) Cloud Native
13 69 (1.38%) Data Centre
14 67 (1.34%) Photography
15 49 (0.98%) Data Structures
16 48 (0.96%) Algorithms
17 38 (0.76%) Blog
18 37 (0.74%) NHS
19 33 (0.66%) STB
Operating Systems
1 275 (5.52%) Windows
2 113 (2.27%) Linux
3 86 (1.73%) Windows Server
4 47 (0.94%) VMS
5 46 (0.92%) Windows 10
6 41 (0.82%) Ubuntu
7 20 (0.40%) Android
7 20 (0.40%) Apple iOS
7 20 (0.40%) Windows Server 2019
8 17 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
9 16 (0.32%) Windows Server 2016
10 13 (0.26%) Unix
11 11 (0.22%) Windows 7
11 11 (0.22%) Windows 8
12 10 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 9 (0.18%) AIX
13 9 (0.18%) Mac OS
14 5 (0.10%) CentOS
15 4 (0.080%) Windows Server 2008
16 3 (0.060%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,293 (25.94%) Problem-Solving
2 941 (18.88%) Agile
3 709 (14.23%) Customer Service
4 629 (12.62%) Logistics
5 517 (10.37%) E-Commerce
6 487 (9.77%) Analytics
7 484 (9.71%) Mentoring
8 473 (9.49%) Data Analysis
9 456 (9.15%) Decision-Making
10 447 (8.97%) Mathematics
11 439 (8.81%) Business Development
12 424 (8.51%) Project Management
13 385 (7.72%) Data Management
14 373 (7.48%) Roadmaps
15 369 (7.40%) Business Intelligence
16 328 (6.58%) Coaching
17 276 (5.54%) Continuous Improvement
18 271 (5.44%) Facilities Management
19 261 (5.24%) Customer Requirements
20 252 (5.06%) Commercial Awareness
Programming Languages
1 698 (14.00%) SQL
2 371 (7.44%) Python
3 259 (5.20%) JavaScript
4 213 (4.27%) C#
5 136 (2.73%) TypeScript
6 124 (2.49%) PHP
7 85 (1.71%) Java
8 51 (1.02%) R
9 49 (0.98%) T-SQL
10 38 (0.76%) PowerShell
11 34 (0.68%) C
11 34 (0.68%) Go
11 34 (0.68%) VBA
12 31 (0.62%) VB.NET
13 28 (0.56%) MATLAB
14 22 (0.44%) VB
15 21 (0.42%) Data Analysis Expressions
16 20 (0.40%) Bash
17 18 (0.36%) Ruby
18 11 (0.22%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1,222 (24.52%) Degree
2 499 (10.01%) DBS Check
3 252 (5.06%) HNC
4 132 (2.65%) Security Cleared
5 87 (1.75%) PMI Certification
6 74 (1.48%) Computer Science Degree
7 67 (1.34%) DV Cleared
8 52 (1.04%) Cisco Certification
9 51 (1.02%) ACCA
10 50 (1.00%) CIMA
10 50 (1.00%) Master's Degree
11 46 (0.92%) SC Cleared
12 44 (0.88%) CCNP
13 42 (0.84%) CISSP
14 31 (0.62%) Microsoft Certification
15 30 (0.60%) BPSS Clearance
16 27 (0.54%) CCNA
17 25 (0.50%) AWS Certification
17 25 (0.50%) CIPD
18 21 (0.42%) Azure Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 259 (5.20%) QA
2 136 (2.73%) SLA
3 81 (1.63%) GDPR
4 64 (1.28%) Data Quality
5 52 (1.04%) PMO
6 51 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 46 (0.92%) NIST
8 37 (0.74%) PCI DSS
9 32 (0.64%) Accessibility
10 26 (0.52%) ISO 9001
11 14 (0.28%) Cyber Essentials
12 11 (0.22%) GMP
12 11 (0.22%) ISO 14000
13 8 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 20000
13 8 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 7 (0.14%) IFRS
14 7 (0.14%) ISO 14001
14 7 (0.14%) ISO 22301
14 7 (0.14%) ISO 26262
14 7 (0.14%) NEBOSH
System Software
1 192 (3.85%) Active Directory
2 90 (1.81%) Docker
3 41 (0.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 31 (0.62%) Firmware
5 28 (0.56%) Hyper-V
6 13 (0.26%) Virtual Desktop
7 12 (0.24%) VMware ESXi
8 7 (0.14%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (0.060%) KVM
9 3 (0.060%) Terminal Services
9 3 (0.060%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.020%) IAG
10 1 (0.020%) LXC
10 1 (0.020%) vSphere
10 1 (0.020%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 116 (2.33%) Terraform
2 99 (1.99%) Kubernetes
3 56 (1.12%) Ansible
4 33 (0.66%) Microsoft Intune
5 25 (0.50%) Grafana
6 15 (0.30%) Puppet
7 14 (0.28%) Progress Chef
8 12 (0.24%) Prometheus
9 10 (0.20%) Consul
10 9 (0.18%) CASB
11 8 (0.16%) SCCM
12 5 (0.10%) AirWatch
12 5 (0.10%) Failover Clustering
12 5 (0.10%) Kibana
12 5 (0.10%) logstash
13 4 (0.080%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
13 4 (0.080%) HP ALM
13 4 (0.080%) Jamf Pro
13 4 (0.080%) WSUS
14 3 (0.060%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1,180 (23.68%) Microsoft
2 174 (3.49%) Google
3 157 (3.15%) Databricks
4 148 (2.97%) SAP
5 94 (1.89%) Adobe
6 85 (1.71%) Salesforce
7 71 (1.42%) Oracle
8 66 (1.32%) Virgin Media
9 64 (1.28%) Cisco
10 59 (1.18%) VMware
11 46 (0.92%) NEC
12 42 (0.84%) IBM
13 31 (0.62%) Dell
14 29 (0.58%) MuleSoft
15 27 (0.54%) Northgate
16 26 (0.52%) HP
17 25 (0.50%) Apple
18 23 (0.46%) NetApp
19 20 (0.40%) Citrix
19 20 (0.40%) Sage