Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
Hertfordshire > Hertford
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 17 5
Rank change year-on-year +10 -12 +10
Permanent jobs citing Retail 24 11 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertford 22.43% 11.96% 15.71%
As % of the General category 44.44% 42.31% 42.31%
Number of salaries quoted 24 11 11
Hertford median annual salary £51,250 £47,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.89% -29.63% +22.73%
10th Percentile £38,750 £22,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £57,125 £58,750 £71,250
Hertfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +10.53% -5.00%

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 Hertford with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Hertford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 54 26 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertford 50.47% 28.26% 37.14%
Number of salaries quoted 54 26 26
Hertford median annual salary £45,000 £46,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.70% +2.78% +12.50%
10th Percentile £26,475 £22,375 £20,875
90th Percentile £55,500 £60,000 £83,750
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +4.17% +1.05%

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertford

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

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 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Retail in Hertford

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 16 (66.67%) BDD
2 15 (62.50%) Test Strategy
2 15 (62.50%) Manual Testing
2 15 (62.50%) Software Testing
3 14 (58.33%) Test Automation
4 11 (45.83%) E-Commerce
5 10 (41.67%) EPoS
5 10 (41.67%) JIRA
6 7 (29.17%) Cucumber
6 7 (29.17%) Selenium
6 7 (29.17%) SoapUI
7 6 (25.00%) Test Scripting
7 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (25.00%) Web Services
8 5 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (20.83%) Waterfall
8 5 (20.83%) Jenkins
9 4 (16.67%) Git (software)
9 4 (16.67%) WebDriver
9 4 (16.67%) SOAP
10 3 (12.50%) JMeter
10 3 (12.50%) Java
10 3 (12.50%) System Testing
10 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (12.50%) Appium
10 3 (12.50%) Defect Management
11 2 (8.33%) SDET
11 2 (8.33%) API Testing
11 2 (8.33%) QA
11 2 (8.33%) SQL

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 10 (41.67%) JIRA
2 7 (29.17%) Cucumber
2 7 (29.17%) Selenium
2 7 (29.17%) SoapUI
3 5 (20.83%) Jenkins
4 4 (16.67%) Git (software)
4 4 (16.67%) WebDriver
5 3 (12.50%) Appium
5 3 (12.50%) JMeter
Job Titles
1 20 (83.33%) Analyst
2 18 (75.00%) Test Analyst
3 13 (54.17%) Software Analyst
3 13 (54.17%) Software Test Analyst
4 5 (20.83%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (20.83%) Senior Test Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) QA Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Applications Support
6 1 (4.17%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Dynamics NAV Developer
6 1 (4.17%) IT Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) IT Security Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Security Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Software Tester
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Tester
6 1 (4.17%) Software Tester
6 1 (4.17%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) Web Services
2 4 (16.67%) SOAP
3 1 (4.17%) CSS
3 1 (4.17%) HTML
3 1 (4.17%) XML
3 1 (4.17%) XSD
3 1 (4.17%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (41.67%) EPoS
2 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (66.67%) BDD
2 15 (62.50%) Manual Testing
2 15 (62.50%) Software Testing
2 15 (62.50%) Test Strategy
3 14 (58.33%) Test Automation
4 11 (45.83%) E-Commerce
5 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (25.00%) Test Scripting
6 5 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (20.83%) Waterfall
7 3 (12.50%) Defect Management
7 3 (12.50%) System Testing
8 2 (8.33%) API Testing
8 2 (8.33%) SDET
9 1 (4.17%) Kanban
9 1 (4.17%) Scrum
9 1 (4.17%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) Java
2 2 (8.33%) SQL
3 1 (4.17%) C
3 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) QA
2 1 (4.17%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft