Period
to 10 December 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 6 months to 10 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 60 92
Rank change year-on-year +11 +32 +7
Permanent jobs citing Retail 56 53 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 4.68% 3.83% 2.01%
As % of the General category 13.56% 9.65% 4.68%
Number of salaries quoted 45 38 39
Essex median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +17.65% -15.00%
10th Percentile £21,250 £28,000 £20,000
90th Percentile £58,000 £70,000 £60,000
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 Essex with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Essex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 413 549 876
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 34.53% 39.64% 42.92%
Number of salaries quoted 302 444 672
Essex median annual salary £41,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.63% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £25,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £71,125 £70,000 £67,500
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% +5.56%

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing Retail as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for Retail in Essex

Retail
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for Retail in Essex

Retail
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Retail in Essex over the 6 months to 10 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Retail in Essex

Retail
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the Essex region over the 6 months to 10 December 2018. 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
Job
Vacancies
Harlow +21 18 £50,000 -20.00% 5
Chelmsford +9 6 £50,000 +61.29% 1
Basildon -20 6 £41,250 -8.33%
Colchester +10 5 £35,000 -36.36% 1
Thurrock - 3 £22,400 -
Loughton - 1 £40,000 -
Retail
East of England

For the 6 months to 10 December 2018, 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 Essex region with a requirement for Retail.

1 14 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (19.64%) Microsoft
2 11 (19.64%) Windows Server
3 10 (17.86%) .NET
3 10 (17.86%) ERP
3 10 (17.86%) Finance
3 10 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (16.07%) SQL
5 8 (14.29%) HTML
5 8 (14.29%) CSS
5 8 (14.29%) Windows
5 8 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (14.29%) MVC
5 8 (14.29%) SaaS
5 8 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 7 (12.50%) AngularJS
6 7 (12.50%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
6 7 (12.50%) VMware
6 7 (12.50%) Programme Management
6 7 (12.50%) COBIT
6 7 (12.50%) ITIL
6 7 (12.50%) PRINCE2
6 7 (12.50%) MS Exchange
6 7 (12.50%) C#
6 7 (12.50%) SQL Server
7 6 (10.71%) ASP.NET
7 6 (10.71%) Active Directory
7 6 (10.71%) Sage
7 6 (10.71%) Scrum
7 6 (10.71%) Mobile App

Retail
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 5 (8.93%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (8.93%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (8.93%) IIS
3 4 (7.14%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.79%) CMS
4 1 (1.79%) Drupal
4 1 (1.79%) Joomla!
4 1 (1.79%) WordPress
4 1 (1.79%) Zope
Applications
1 5 (8.93%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.79%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.79%) InDesign
2 1 (1.79%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (3.57%) Magento
2 1 (1.79%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.79%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.29%) SaaS
2 4 (7.14%) IaaS
3 1 (1.79%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.79%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.57%) DHCP
1 2 (3.57%) DNS
1 2 (3.57%) Firewall
1 2 (3.57%) SAN
1 2 (3.57%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.79%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.57%) DB2
2 2 (3.57%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.79%) MySQL
3 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (7.14%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.79%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (17.86%) Finance
2 3 (5.36%) Marketing
3 1 (1.79%) Advertising
3 1 (1.79%) Back Office
3 1 (1.79%) Legal
3 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (25.00%) Developer
2 11 (19.64%) Analyst
3 10 (17.86%) Support Engineer
4 7 (12.50%) 1st Line Engineer
4 7 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
4 7 (12.50%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 7 (12.50%) Head of IT
5 4 (7.14%) Agile Business Analyst
5 4 (7.14%) Business Analyst
5 4 (7.14%) Business IT Analyst
5 4 (7.14%) Integration Analyst
5 4 (7.14%) Integration Engineer
5 4 (7.14%) IT Analyst
5 4 (7.14%) IT Business Analyst
5 4 (7.14%) IT Support
5 4 (7.14%) Retail Business Analyst
5 4 (7.14%) Senior Software Engineer
5 4 (7.14%) Software Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) Senior C# Software Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (17.86%) .NET
2 8 (14.29%) CSS
2 8 (14.29%) HTML
2 8 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 7 (12.50%) AngularJS
4 6 (10.71%) ASP.NET
4 6 (10.71%) REST
5 5 (8.93%) KnockoutJS
5 5 (8.93%) RESTful
5 5 (8.93%) Web Services
5 5 (8.93%) XML
6 4 (7.14%) .NET Framework
6 4 (7.14%) EDI
6 4 (7.14%) Entity Framework
6 4 (7.14%) jQuery
6 4 (7.14%) WCF
7 2 (3.57%) Apache Cordova
7 2 (3.57%) JSF
7 2 (3.57%) JSON
7 2 (3.57%) React
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.71%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.57%) AS400
2 2 (3.57%) Driving Licence
2 2 (3.57%) iSeries
2 2 (3.57%) NHS
3 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.79%) EPoS
3 1 (1.79%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (1.79%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.79%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (1.79%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (19.64%) Windows Server
2 8 (14.29%) Windows
3 5 (8.93%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (8.93%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (5.36%) Android
4 3 (5.36%) Apple iOS
5 2 (3.57%) Windows 7
5 2 (3.57%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.79%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (17.86%) ERP
2 8 (14.29%) MVC
2 8 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (12.50%) ITIL
3 7 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 7 (12.50%) Programme Management
3 7 (12.50%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
4 6 (10.71%) Scrum
5 5 (8.93%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (8.93%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (8.93%) Decision-Making
5 5 (8.93%) Kanban
5 5 (8.93%) TDD
6 4 (7.14%) Business Transformation
6 4 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (7.14%) Continuous Deployment
6 4 (7.14%) Inversion of Control
6 4 (7.14%) Release Management
6 4 (7.14%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 14 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (16.07%) SQL
3 7 (12.50%) C#
4 4 (7.14%) Java
4 4 (7.14%) T-SQL
5 3 (5.36%) PHP
6 2 (3.57%) C
6 2 (3.57%) Objective-C
6 2 (3.57%) RPG
7 1 (1.79%) Kotlin
7 1 (1.79%) Python
7 1 (1.79%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.79%) X++
Qualifications
1 2 (3.57%) CCNA
1 2 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (3.57%) DBS Check
1 2 (3.57%) Degree
1 2 (3.57%) MCSE
1 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.50%) COBIT
2 1 (1.79%) QA
System Software
1 6 (10.71%) Active Directory
2 5 (8.93%) vSphere
2 5 (8.93%) XenApp
2 5 (8.93%) XenDesktop
3 3 (5.36%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 11 (19.64%) Microsoft
2 7 (12.50%) VMware
3 6 (10.71%) Sage
4 5 (8.93%) Citrix
5 4 (7.14%) Google
5 4 (7.14%) IBM
6 2 (3.57%) Oracle
7 1 (1.79%) Adobe
7 1 (1.79%) Cisco