The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
UK / England
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 52 36
Rank change year-on-year +4 -16  
Permanent jobs citing Retail 4244 5006 6146
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 5.30% 5.13% 6.08%
As % of the General category 13.11% 11.69% 13.79%
Number of salaries quoted 3364 3810 4378
Median salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.54% +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Retail is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 32365 42828 44580
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 40.43% 43.92% 44.07%
Number of salaries quoted 26299 35132 35427
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.96%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,791 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Retail as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Retail in England

Retail
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Retail in England.

Salary trend for Retail in England

Retail
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Retail in England over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London 0 2043 £60,000 +4.34% 278
South East +9 525 £45,000 -8.62% 161
North West +4 366 £42,500 +6.25% 120
West Midlands -5 282 £45,000 -5.26% 57
East Midlands +28 277 £40,000 -13.97% 75
East of England +1 263 £55,000 +4.76% 74
Yorkshire -13 251 £45,000 +5.88% 76
South West +5 197 £45,000 -21.73% 68
North East -2 9 £45,000 -18.18% 15
Midlands +3 5 £53,750 -32.81%
Retail
UK

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 England region with a requirement for Retail.

1 3074 (36.04%) Agile Software Development
2 2702 (31.68%) Finance
3 2191 (25.69%) E-Commerce
4 1361 (15.96%) SQL
5 1235 (14.48%) Java
6 1186 (13.90%) Scrum
7 1122 (13.15%) Microsoft
8 1104 (12.94%) JavaScript
9 1094 (12.83%) Banking
10 1028 (12.05%) Project Management
11 1016 (11.91%) SQL Server
12 1012 (11.86%) Marketing
13 1008 (11.82%) Stakeholder Management
14 997 (11.69%) HTML
15 904 (10.60%) Degree
16 884 (10.36%) CSS
17 866 (10.15%) Oracle
18 865 (10.14%) .NET
19 851 (9.98%) C#
20 846 (9.92%) TDD
21 808 (9.47%) Analytical Skills
22 691 (8.10%) Business Intelligence
23 683 (8.01%) Analytics
24 671 (7.87%) MS Excel
25 661 (7.75%) SAP
26 613 (7.19%) ITIL
27 596 (6.99%) Windows
28 591 (6.93%) PRINCE2
28 591 (6.93%) MVC
29 583 (6.83%) Telecoms

Retail
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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
1 258 (3.02%) CMS
2 254 (2.98%) WebSphere
3 212 (2.49%) Tomcat
4 196 (2.30%) JBoss
5 127 (1.49%) Elasticsearch
6 126 (1.48%) SAS
7 122 (1.43%) Apache Spark
8 114 (1.34%) IIS
9 108 (1.27%) Apache
10 104 (1.22%) Jetty
11 97 (1.14%) SharePoint
12 91 (1.07%) WebLogic
13 85 (1.00%) Mule
14 83 (0.97%) Confluence
15 81 (0.95%) Apache Solr
16 79 (0.93%) OpenStack
17 76 (0.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 67 (0.79%) MS Exchange
19 58 (0.68%) Mule ESB
20 55 (0.64%) Drupal
Applications
1 671 (7.87%) MS Excel
2 182 (2.13%) MS Office
3 126 (1.48%) Photoshop
4 124 (1.45%) MS PowerPoint
5 90 (1.06%) MS Visio
6 83 (0.97%) MS Project
7 79 (0.93%) Adobe Illustrator
8 60 (0.70%) SPSS
9 39 (0.46%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 29 (0.34%) InDesign
11 11 (0.13%) Fireworks
12 9 (0.11%) Adobe After Effects
13 8 (0.094%) Spreadsheet
14 7 (0.082%) SPSS Modeler
15 6 (0.070%) InVision
16 5 (0.059%) OmniGraffle
17 4 (0.047%) EViews
18 2 (0.023%) Acrobat
18 2 (0.023%) AutoCAD
19 1 (0.012%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 156 (1.83%) SAP Retail
2 136 (1.59%) Dynamics AX
3 108 (1.27%) Magento
4 106 (1.24%) Oracle Retail
5 87 (1.02%) SAP SD
6 75 (0.88%) SAP MM
7 73 (0.86%) Oracle EBS
8 68 (0.80%) SAP WM
9 65 (0.76%) SAP POS DM
10 64 (0.75%) SAP CAR
11 60 (0.70%) Dynamics NAV
11 60 (0.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 56 (0.66%) SAP LE
13 53 (0.62%) SAP Hybris
14 52 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
15 42 (0.49%) SAP ERP
16 38 (0.45%) SAP SCM
17 37 (0.43%) Oracle Financials
18 36 (0.42%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
19 32 (0.38%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 536 (6.28%) Amazon AWS
2 428 (5.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 290 (3.40%) SaaS
4 154 (1.81%) Office 365
5 103 (1.21%) PaaS
6 97 (1.14%) Amazon EC2
7 95 (1.11%) IaaS
8 93 (1.09%) Google Analytics
9 67 (0.79%) Google Cloud Platform
10 63 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
11 45 (0.53%) Slack
12 43 (0.50%) GitHub
13 38 (0.45%) G Suite
14 28 (0.33%) Amazon S3
15 19 (0.22%) Adobe Analytics
15 19 (0.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 17 (0.20%) CloudFront
17 15 (0.18%) Google Play
17 15 (0.18%) SuccessFactors
17 15 (0.18%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 227 (2.66%) Firewall
2 209 (2.45%) Internet
3 158 (1.85%) WAN
4 152 (1.78%) LAN
5 101 (1.18%) TCP/IP
6 92 (1.08%) DNS
7 78 (0.91%) Network Security
8 64 (0.75%) VoIP
9 60 (0.70%) Wireless
10 57 (0.67%) VPN
11 51 (0.60%) HTTP
12 49 (0.57%) SAN
13 48 (0.56%) Cisco ASA
13 48 (0.56%) Wi-Fi
14 46 (0.54%) DHCP
15 36 (0.42%) MPLS
16 32 (0.38%) SSL
17 31 (0.36%) VLAN
18 30 (0.35%) LDAP
19 24 (0.28%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1016 (11.91%) SQL Server
2 530 (6.21%) Big Data
3 475 (5.57%) MySQL
4 328 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
5 262 (3.07%) MongoDB
6 261 (3.06%) NoSQL
6 261 (3.06%) Relational Database
7 249 (2.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 236 (2.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 215 (2.52%) Hadoop
10 151 (1.77%) PostgreSQL
11 126 (1.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 106 (1.24%) RDBMS
13 99 (1.16%) Apache Cassandra
14 86 (1.01%) DB2
15 85 (1.00%) Redis
16 84 (0.98%) QlikView
17 83 (0.97%) SQL Server 2008
18 77 (0.90%) SQL Server 2012
19 75 (0.88%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 483 (5.66%) Git (software)
2 315 (3.69%) JIRA
3 277 (3.25%) Selenium
4 263 (3.08%) Jenkins
5 165 (1.93%) Cucumber
6 135 (1.58%) Team Foundation Server
7 130 (1.52%) Subversion
8 124 (1.45%) JUnit
9 108 (1.27%) Visual Studio
10 85 (1.00%) SoapUI
11 78 (0.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 78 (0.91%) TeamCity
12 60 (0.70%) Maven
13 58 (0.68%) WebDriver
14 57 (0.67%) JMeter
14 57 (0.67%) NUnit
15 53 (0.62%) Grunt
15 53 (0.62%) IntelliJ
16 48 (0.56%) GoCD
17 45 (0.53%) Hudson
General
1 2702 (31.68%) Finance
2 1094 (12.83%) Banking
3 1012 (11.86%) Marketing
4 583 (6.83%) Telecoms
5 546 (6.40%) Manufacturing
6 275 (3.22%) Retail Banking
7 216 (2.53%) Publishing
8 208 (2.44%) Games
9 194 (2.27%) Legal
10 177 (2.08%) Advertising
11 104 (1.22%) Back Office
12 100 (1.17%) Electronics
13 94 (1.10%) Investment Banking
14 87 (1.02%) Automotive
15 84 (0.98%) Online Betting
16 71 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
17 61 (0.72%) Financial Institution
18 57 (0.67%) Private Banking
19 52 (0.61%) Local Government
20 40 (0.47%) German Language
Job Titles
1 1762 (20.66%) Developer
2 1660 (19.46%) Analyst
3 1036 (12.15%) Architect
4 839 (9.84%) Business Analyst
5 759 (8.90%) Project Manager
6 578 (6.78%) Consultant
7 486 (5.70%) Solutions Architect
8 348 (4.08%) Senior Developer
9 346 (4.06%) Java Developer
10 327 (3.83%) .NET Developer
11 315 (3.69%) IT Manager
12 257 (3.01%) Senior Manager
13 247 (2.90%) C# Developer
14 208 (2.44%) Senior Analyst
15 198 (2.32%) Software Developer
16 196 (2.30%) Junior
17 191 (2.24%) JavaScript Developer
18 189 (2.22%) IT Project Manager
19 187 (2.19%) Support Analyst
20 184 (2.16%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 997 (11.69%) HTML
2 884 (10.36%) CSS
3 865 (10.14%) .NET
4 489 (5.73%) Web Services
5 440 (5.16%) AngularJS
6 420 (4.92%) HTML5
7 408 (4.78%) ASP.NET
8 400 (4.69%) XML
9 354 (4.15%) jQuery
10 274 (3.21%) REST
11 263 (3.08%) ASP.NET MVC
12 258 (3.02%) Spring
13 243 (2.85%) JSON
14 238 (2.79%) React
15 221 (2.59%) CSS3
16 205 (2.40%) Node.js
17 202 (2.37%) RESTful
18 185 (2.17%) SOAP
19 177 (2.08%) J2EE
20 157 (1.84%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 808 (9.47%) Analytical Skills
2 427 (5.01%) User Experience
3 343 (4.02%) Enterprise Software
4 326 (3.82%) Mobile App
5 318 (3.73%) Data Centre
6 311 (3.65%) FMCG
7 291 (3.41%) Computer Science
8 288 (3.38%) Management Information System
9 279 (3.27%) EPoS
10 129 (1.51%) Social Media
11 93 (1.09%) iPad
12 91 (1.07%) Online Games
13 82 (0.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 76 (0.89%) PMI
15 69 (0.81%) Data Structures
16 67 (0.79%) Fintech
17 62 (0.73%) Virtual Team
18 58 (0.68%) Internet of Things
19 52 (0.61%) Algorithms
20 50 (0.59%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 596 (6.99%) Windows
2 558 (6.54%) Linux
3 238 (2.79%) Unix
4 237 (2.78%) Android
5 234 (2.74%) Apple iOS
6 184 (2.16%) Windows Server
7 99 (1.16%) Windows Server 2012
8 75 (0.88%) Windows 7
9 72 (0.84%) Windows Server 2008
10 62 (0.73%) Mac OS X
11 59 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 29 (0.34%) Windows 10
13 27 (0.32%) Windows Server 2003
14 26 (0.30%) Windows 8
15 23 (0.27%) Mac OS
16 20 (0.23%) Windows XP
17 19 (0.22%) Ubuntu
18 14 (0.16%) CentOS
19 12 (0.14%) AIX
20 11 (0.13%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3074 (36.04%) Agile Software Development
2 2191 (25.69%) E-Commerce
3 1186 (13.90%) Scrum
4 1028 (12.05%) Project Management
5 1008 (11.82%) Stakeholder Management
6 846 (9.92%) TDD
7 691 (8.10%) Business Intelligence
8 683 (8.01%) Analytics
9 613 (7.19%) ITIL
10 591 (6.93%) MVC
10 591 (6.93%) PRINCE2
11 568 (6.66%) Business Analysis
12 553 (6.48%) CRM
13 542 (6.35%) Software Engineering
14 505 (5.92%) OO
15 498 (5.84%) Mentoring
16 469 (5.50%) Waterfall
17 452 (5.30%) SDLC
18 426 (4.99%) SOA
19 424 (4.97%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 1361 (15.96%) SQL
2 1235 (14.48%) Java
3 1104 (12.94%) JavaScript
4 851 (9.98%) C#
5 542 (6.35%) Python
6 441 (5.17%) PHP
7 248 (2.91%) T-SQL
8 200 (2.34%) C
9 157 (1.84%) Ruby
10 143 (1.68%) C++
11 138 (1.62%) Bash Shell
12 135 (1.58%) Perl
13 126 (1.48%) Scala
14 119 (1.40%) Go
15 115 (1.35%) R
16 100 (1.17%) PowerShell
17 57 (0.67%) VBA
18 56 (0.66%) Objective-C
19 45 (0.53%) Shell Script
19 45 (0.53%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 904 (10.60%) Degree
2 274 (3.21%) ISEB
3 165 (1.93%) PMP
4 161 (1.89%) PMI Certification
5 148 (1.74%) Cisco Certification
6 101 (1.18%) CCNP
7 98 (1.15%) CISSP
8 89 (1.04%) ISTQB
9 87 (1.02%) ITIL Certification
10 71 (0.83%) CCNA
11 66 (0.77%) Microsoft Certification
12 57 (0.67%) Security Cleared
13 56 (0.66%) CISM
14 55 (0.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 54 (0.63%) CISA
16 46 (0.54%) CCIE
17 41 (0.48%) CCSA
18 39 (0.46%) MCSE
19 37 (0.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
20 30 (0.35%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 504 (5.91%) QA
2 223 (2.61%) PCI DSS
3 149 (1.75%) SLA
4 122 (1.43%) PMO
5 110 (1.29%) Data Quality
6 82 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 24 (0.28%) SDET
8 22 (0.26%) IFRS
9 21 (0.25%) IFRS 9
10 17 (0.20%) MiFID
10 17 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 17 (0.20%) SEPA
11 13 (0.15%) COBIT
12 12 (0.14%) GDPR
13 8 (0.094%) P3O
14 6 (0.070%) GxP
14 6 (0.070%) Solvency II
14 6 (0.070%) WCAG
15 5 (0.059%) ISO 9001
16 4 (0.047%) PMBOK
System Software
1 233 (2.73%) Active Directory
2 171 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 119 (1.40%) Docker
4 60 (0.70%) Hyper-V
5 52 (0.61%) Virtual Machines
6 26 (0.30%) VMware ESX
7 24 (0.28%) LXC
8 21 (0.25%) vSphere
9 20 (0.23%) Virtual Servers
10 16 (0.19%) Terminal Services
10 16 (0.19%) Varnish
11 14 (0.16%) HDFS
12 13 (0.15%) VMware ESXi
12 13 (0.15%) Xen
13 10 (0.12%) VMware Workstation
14 6 (0.070%) VirtualBox
14 6 (0.070%) VMware Server
14 6 (0.070%) XenApp
15 5 (0.059%) Shibboleth
15 5 (0.059%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 202 (2.37%) Puppet
2 184 (2.16%) Ansible
3 164 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
4 69 (0.81%) Salt
5 68 (0.80%) SCCM
6 67 (0.79%) logstash
7 66 (0.77%) Kibana
8 61 (0.72%) Terraform
9 38 (0.45%) SCVMM
10 34 (0.40%) FortiGate
11 29 (0.34%) HP Quality Center
11 29 (0.34%) SCOM
12 21 (0.25%) Kubernetes
13 17 (0.20%) Tivoli
14 13 (0.15%) Nagios
15 10 (0.12%) Tivoli Storage Manager
16 9 (0.11%) NetBackup
16 9 (0.11%) Oozie
16 9 (0.11%) WSUS
17 7 (0.082%) WMI
Vendors
1 1122 (13.15%) Microsoft
2 866 (10.15%) Oracle
3 661 (7.75%) SAP
4 311 (3.65%) Google
5 270 (3.17%) VMware
6 231 (2.71%) IBM
7 230 (2.70%) Cisco
8 199 (2.33%) hybris
9 159 (1.86%) Adobe
10 154 (1.81%) Tableau
11 147 (1.72%) HP
12 132 (1.55%) CheckPoint
13 117 (1.37%) ATG
14 93 (1.09%) Juniper
15 92 (1.08%) Citrix
16 79 (0.93%) Cognizant
16 79 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
17 63 (0.74%) webMethods
18 61 (0.72%) Apple
19 58 (0.68%) Red Hat
Southampton, Hampshire
Sanderson
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: Excellent benefits and bonus package
Posted: 16 hours ago
North West London
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum £70,000 - £85,000
Posted: 6 hours ago
Darlington, County Durham
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Stott & May
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 55k per year + company benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Salford, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
South East
KEYRESOURCE
Salary: £65000 - £90000 per annum, Benefits Car, benefits, bonus, training bud
Posted: 15 hours ago
North West London
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum £40,000 - £50,000
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 55k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Stott & May
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
South East London
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum £60,000 - £70,000
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: six figure package
Posted: 14 hours ago
East Riding
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
Waterlooville, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Spring Technology
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Career Development
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Plus benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
North West
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
London
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £22k - 25k per year
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Claremont Consulting Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Venturi
Salary: £55000 - £65000.00 per annum + bonus +Full bens
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £95000 - £105000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus and full benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
South West London
onezeero.
Salary: £550 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago