The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertford. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
Hertfordshire / Hertford
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 1 3
Rank change year-on-year -12 +2  
Permanent jobs citing Retail 6 19 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertford 11.11% 57.58% 22.22%
As % of the General category 60.00% 100.00% 42.11%
Number of salaries quoted 6 18 8
Median salary £52,500 £60,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +33.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £46,625 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.48% +3.61%  

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 Hertford with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Hertford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 10 19 19
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertford 18.52% 57.58% 52.78%
Number of salaries quoted 10 18 8
Median salary £28,750 £60,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -52.08% +33.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £29,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £55,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertford 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 Hertford

Retail
Salary Trend in Hertford

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

Salary trend for Retail in Hertford

Retail
Salary Histogram in Hertford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Retail in Hertford over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Retail in Hertford

For the 6 months to 30 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 Hertford region with a requirement for Retail.

1 7 (46.67%) Java
1 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
1 7 (46.67%) J2EE
2 6 (40.00%) Spring
2 6 (40.00%) Degree
2 6 (40.00%) HTML
2 6 (40.00%) MySQL
2 6 (40.00%) Oracle
2 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (40.00%) CSS
2 6 (40.00%) Struts
3 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (33.33%) JIRA
3 5 (33.33%) System Testing
3 5 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 5 (33.33%) BDD
4 3 (20.00%) Photoshop
4 3 (20.00%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (20.00%) Web Design
4 3 (20.00%) Apple iOS
4 3 (20.00%) CSS3
4 3 (20.00%) Android Development
4 3 (20.00%) iOS Development
4 3 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (20.00%) Mobile Development
4 3 (20.00%) Android
4 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (20.00%) HTML5
4 3 (20.00%) Wireframes
5 1 (6.67%) Web Services

Retail
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertford 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 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (20.00%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) MySQL
1 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Developer
1 7 (46.67%) Java Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Software Tester
2 5 (33.33%) Tester
3 4 (26.67%) Junior
4 3 (20.00%) Designer
4 3 (20.00%) Junior Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Junior Java Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Lead Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Lead Java Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Web Designer
5 2 (13.33%) Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Business Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Software Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) Java Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) Junior Business Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Junior Tester
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) J2EE
2 6 (40.00%) CSS
2 6 (40.00%) HTML
2 6 (40.00%) Spring
2 6 (40.00%) Struts
3 3 (20.00%) CSS3
3 3 (20.00%) HTML5
4 1 (6.67%) JSON
4 1 (6.67%) Web Services
4 1 (6.67%) XML
4 1 (6.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Android
1 3 (20.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (33.33%) BDD
1 5 (33.33%) System Testing
1 5 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 3 (20.00%) Android Development
2 3 (20.00%) iOS Development
2 3 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (20.00%) Mobile Development
2 3 (20.00%) Web Design
2 3 (20.00%) Wireframes
3 1 (6.67%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (6.67%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) Java
1 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle