Period
to 23 February 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 6 months to 23 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
23 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 14 34 25
Rank change year-on-year +20 -9 +5
Permanent jobs citing Retail 228 241 425
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 11.64% 7.04% 8.71%
As % of the General category 31.15% 23.20% 23.16%
Number of salaries quoted 191 184 360
Hertfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £33,250 £31,250 £29,725
90th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £77,500
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -9.09%

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 732 1,039 1,835
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 37.39% 30.35% 37.61%
Number of salaries quoted 525 801 1,465
Hertfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £72,500 £72,500
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,761 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.69% +0.55% -

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Retail in Hertfordshire

Retail
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Retail in Hertfordshire

Retail
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Retail in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 23 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Retail in Hertfordshire

Retail
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 23 February 2020. 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
Watford +38 58 £58,750 +30.56% 14
Letchworth +24 31 £45,000 +100.00% 1
Hertford - 26 £75,000 - 2
St Albans -17 24 £47,500 +14.46% 3
Harpenden - 12 £42,000 - 1
Hemel Hempstead +10 10 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Borehamwood -3 9 £34,500 -1.43% 4
Bishop's Stortford +5 8 £50,000 +53.85% 1
Waltham Cross +18 2 £37,500 +7.14% 3
Welwyn Garden City -3 2 £60,000 -4.76% 1
Broxbourne +13 1 £35,000 -12.50%
Hatfield -12 1 £30,000 -50.00%
Retail
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 February 2020, 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Retail.

1 106 (46.49%) E-Commerce
2 99 (43.42%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (26.75%) JavaScript
4 56 (24.56%) Java
5 49 (21.49%) SQL
6 48 (21.05%) Web Services
7 46 (20.18%) Scrum
8 42 (18.42%) Spring
8 42 (18.42%) Apple iOS
9 41 (17.98%) MVC
10 40 (17.54%) Web Development
10 40 (17.54%) ERP
10 40 (17.54%) Oracle
10 40 (17.54%) Android
10 40 (17.54%) Android Development
11 39 (17.11%) Azure
11 39 (17.11%) .NET
11 39 (17.11%) J2EE
12 38 (16.67%) C#
12 38 (16.67%) JDBC
12 38 (16.67%) iOS Development
13 37 (16.23%) Struts
13 37 (16.23%) Windows
14 34 (14.91%) SQL Server
14 34 (14.91%) Jenkins
15 33 (14.47%) CRM
16 31 (13.60%) Microsoft
16 31 (13.60%) Mobile App
17 30 (13.16%) React
17 30 (13.16%) AWS

Retail
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 22 (9.65%) Oracle Workflow
2 18 (7.89%) Tomcat
3 16 (7.02%) WordPress
4 15 (6.58%) MS Exchange
5 14 (6.14%) SharePoint
6 7 (3.07%) CMS
6 7 (3.07%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (3.07%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (2.19%) Confluence
7 5 (2.19%) WebSphere
8 3 (1.32%) Apache
9 2 (0.88%) nginx
10 1 (0.44%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.44%) Oracle Application Server
10 1 (0.44%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.44%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 14 (6.14%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (3.95%) Photoshop
2 9 (3.95%) Sketch
3 8 (3.51%) InVision
3 8 (3.51%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (3.51%) Zeplin
4 1 (0.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (2.63%) SAP ERP
2 3 (1.32%) Magento
3 1 (0.44%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.44%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.44%) SAP MDM
3 1 (0.44%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 39 (17.11%) Azure
2 30 (13.16%) AWS
3 17 (7.46%) Office 365
4 7 (3.07%) OneDrive
5 6 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (2.63%) IaaS
5 6 (2.63%) Power Platform
6 3 (1.32%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (0.88%) GCP
7 2 (0.88%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.88%) SaaS
8 1 (0.44%) Adobe Analytics
8 1 (0.44%) Firebase
8 1 (0.44%) G Suite
8 1 (0.44%) GitHub
8 1 (0.44%) Google Tag Manager
8 1 (0.44%) npm
8 1 (0.44%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 15 (6.58%) DNS
2 14 (6.14%) Firewall
3 12 (5.26%) TCP/IP
4 10 (4.39%) Internet
4 10 (4.39%) WAN
5 9 (3.95%) DHCP
6 8 (3.51%) LAN
7 7 (3.07%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (2.19%) Remote Desktop
9 3 (1.32%) HTTP
10 2 (0.88%) Unified Communications
11 1 (0.44%) Cisco IOS
11 1 (0.44%) Converged Networks
11 1 (0.44%) Ethernet
11 1 (0.44%) iSCSI
11 1 (0.44%) MPLS
11 1 (0.44%) Software-Defined Networking
11 1 (0.44%) VPN
11 1 (0.44%) Wireless
11 1 (0.44%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (14.91%) SQL Server
2 28 (12.28%) MySQL
3 6 (2.63%) Power BI
4 5 (2.19%) Big Data
4 5 (2.19%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (2.19%) SQL Server 2017
4 5 (2.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (1.75%) Hadoop
6 3 (1.32%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (1.32%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (0.88%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.88%) Spotfire
8 1 (0.44%) BigQuery
8 1 (0.44%) DbVisualizer
8 1 (0.44%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 1 (0.44%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.44%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (0.44%) Oracle Discoverer
8 1 (0.44%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 34 (14.91%) Jenkins
2 22 (9.65%) Ant
2 22 (9.65%) Eclipse
2 22 (9.65%) Gradle
2 22 (9.65%) Maven
3 18 (7.89%) JIRA
4 11 (4.82%) Git (software)
5 9 (3.95%) Grunt
5 9 (3.95%) Selenium
6 8 (3.51%) webpack
7 7 (3.07%) Octopus Deploy
7 7 (3.07%) WebDriver
8 3 (1.32%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.88%) Appium
9 2 (0.88%) git-flow
9 2 (0.88%) JMeter
10 1 (0.44%) Oracle APEX
10 1 (0.44%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (0.44%) PowerBuilder
10 1 (0.44%) ProC
General
1 21 (9.21%) Marketing
2 16 (7.02%) Finance
3 13 (5.70%) Games
4 10 (4.39%) Manufacturing
5 9 (3.95%) Telecoms
6 8 (3.51%) Public Sector
7 7 (3.07%) Banking
8 5 (2.19%) Aerospace
9 3 (1.32%) Social Housing
10 2 (0.88%) Automotive
11 1 (0.44%) French Language
11 1 (0.44%) Legal
11 1 (0.44%) Police
11 1 (0.44%) Publishing
11 1 (0.44%) Retail Finance
11 1 (0.44%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 81 (35.53%) Developer
2 31 (13.60%) Senior Developer
3 29 (12.72%) Java Developer
4 28 (12.28%) Architect
5 24 (10.53%) C# Developer
5 24 (10.53%) E-Commerce Developer
6 22 (9.65%) Senior Java Developer
7 16 (7.02%) Designer
7 16 (7.02%) E-Commerce Designer
7 16 (7.02%) SQL Developer
7 16 (7.02%) UX Designer
8 15 (6.58%) Development Manager
8 15 (6.58%) Java Development Manager
8 15 (6.58%) Senior E-Commerce Developer
8 15 (6.58%) Software Development Manager
8 15 (6.58%) Software Manager
9 14 (6.14%) .NET Developer
9 14 (6.14%) C# .NET Developer
9 14 (6.14%) Java E-Commerce Developer
10 13 (5.70%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (21.05%) Web Services
2 42 (18.42%) Spring
3 39 (17.11%) .NET
3 39 (17.11%) J2EE
4 38 (16.67%) JDBC
5 37 (16.23%) Struts
6 30 (13.16%) React
7 28 (12.28%) HTML
8 27 (11.84%) CSS
9 26 (11.40%) ASP.NET
10 24 (10.53%) XML
11 23 (10.09%) JSP
11 23 (10.09%) XSLT
12 22 (9.65%) Hibernate
12 22 (9.65%) Servlets
12 22 (9.65%) XML Schema
13 20 (8.77%) ASP.NET MVC
13 20 (8.77%) ASP.NET Web API
14 16 (7.02%) AngularJS
14 16 (7.02%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 31 (13.60%) Mobile App
2 27 (11.84%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (11.84%) User Experience
3 16 (7.02%) Smartphone
4 7 (3.07%) Virtual Team
5 6 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (2.63%) EPoS
5 6 (2.63%) Hybrid Cloud
6 5 (2.19%) Data Centre
6 5 (2.19%) Digital Wallet
6 5 (2.19%) FMCG
6 5 (2.19%) iPad
6 5 (2.19%) NHS
6 5 (2.19%) Private Cloud
7 3 (1.32%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (0.88%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.44%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.44%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.44%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (0.44%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 42 (18.42%) Apple iOS
2 40 (17.54%) Android
3 37 (16.23%) Windows
4 16 (7.02%) Linux
5 12 (5.26%) Windows Server
6 5 (2.19%) Windows 10
6 5 (2.19%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.88%) Unix
8 1 (0.44%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (46.49%) E-Commerce
2 99 (43.42%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (20.18%) Scrum
4 41 (17.98%) MVC
5 40 (17.54%) Android Development
5 40 (17.54%) ERP
5 40 (17.54%) Web Development
6 38 (16.67%) iOS Development
7 33 (14.47%) CRM
8 27 (11.84%) DevOps
9 25 (10.96%) Multithreading
10 24 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
11 23 (10.09%) Computer Science
11 23 (10.09%) Multithreaded Programming
11 23 (10.09%) Workflow
12 22 (9.65%) Continuous Improvement
12 22 (9.65%) Mobile Application Development
12 22 (9.65%) TDD
13 19 (8.33%) B2C
13 19 (8.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 61 (26.75%) JavaScript
2 56 (24.56%) Java
3 49 (21.49%) SQL
4 38 (16.67%) C#
5 9 (3.95%) Python
6 5 (2.19%) PHP
6 5 (2.19%) PowerShell
7 4 (1.75%) Kotlin
8 3 (1.32%) Java 8
9 2 (0.88%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.88%) Go
9 2 (0.88%) PL/SQL
9 2 (0.88%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.44%) C
10 1 (0.44%) C++
10 1 (0.44%) ES6
10 1 (0.44%) RPG
10 1 (0.44%) RPG IV
10 1 (0.44%) RPG/400
Qualifications
1 23 (10.09%) Degree
2 9 (3.95%) TOGAF Certification
3 7 (3.07%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (2.63%) Security Cleared
5 5 (2.19%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.95%) QA
2 8 (3.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (1.75%) GDPR
4 2 (0.88%) PMO
5 1 (0.44%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.44%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 16 (7.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (5.26%) Hyper-V
4 8 (3.51%) Docker
5 7 (3.07%) vSphere
6 2 (0.88%) LXC
7 1 (0.44%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (3.07%) Kubernetes
2 6 (2.63%) Ansible
3 5 (2.19%) WSUS
4 2 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.88%) Puppet
4 2 (0.88%) Terraform
5 1 (0.44%) Docker Swarm
5 1 (0.44%) Kibana
5 1 (0.44%) logstash
5 1 (0.44%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.44%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 40 (17.54%) Oracle
2 31 (13.60%) Microsoft
3 16 (7.02%) VMware
4 14 (6.14%) Cisco
5 12 (5.26%) hybris
6 10 (4.39%) SAP
7 8 (3.51%) HP
7 8 (3.51%) SonicWALL
8 6 (2.63%) Meraki
8 6 (2.63%) Sitecore
9 5 (2.19%) Apple
9 5 (2.19%) Sage
10 4 (1.75%) ATG
10 4 (1.75%) Google
10 4 (1.75%) Teradata
10 4 (1.75%) Veeam
11 3 (1.32%) IBM
11 3 (1.32%) Tableau
12 2 (0.88%) Avaya
12 2 (0.88%) Dell