Period
to 9 July 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 9 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
9 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 23 20 15
Rank change year-on-year -3 -5 +13
Permanent jobs citing Retail 111 307 523
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 9.11% 10.40% 11.20%
As % of the General category 22.84% 30.95% 27.89%
Number of salaries quoted 99 195 392
Median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% - +10.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,850 £35,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £82,500 £75,000
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% -4.76%

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 486 992 1,875
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 39.90% 33.59% 40.16%
Number of salaries quoted 378 710 1,455
Median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% -2.06% +7.78%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £75,000 £72,500
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Retail in Hertfordshire

Retail
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Retail in Hertfordshire.

Salary trend for Retail in Hertfordshire

Retail
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Retail in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 9 July 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 9 July 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 -8 28 £58,750 +3.98% 2
Welwyn Garden City -2 16 £67,500 +3.85%
Letchworth +3 12 £37,500 +54.64% 2
St Albans -23 12 £47,500 -34.48%
Borehamwood +9 11 £34,500 +3.76%
Bishop's Stortford +9 10 £55,000 -15.38%
Waltham Cross +8 4 £40,000 +50.94%
Hemel Hempstead +13 1 £55,000 +47.65%
Hatfield -5 1 £60,000 - 9
Broxbourne - 1 £35,000 -
Retail
East of England

For the 6 months to 9 July 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 47 (42.34%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (30.63%) JavaScript
3 33 (29.73%) E-Commerce
4 31 (27.93%) Azure
5 29 (26.13%) SQL
6 25 (22.52%) Windows
7 24 (21.62%) CSS
7 24 (21.62%) HTML
8 23 (20.72%) Java
9 22 (19.82%) Unit Testing
10 21 (18.92%) Continuous Integration
11 20 (18.02%) AWS
11 20 (18.02%) Oracle
11 20 (18.02%) Scrum
12 19 (17.12%) Microsoft
12 19 (17.12%) Office 365
13 18 (16.22%) Web Services
14 17 (15.32%) SQL Server
14 17 (15.32%) Continuous Improvement
14 17 (15.32%) User Experience
15 16 (14.41%) Firewall
15 16 (14.41%) MVC
15 16 (14.41%) VMware
15 16 (14.41%) .NET
15 16 (14.41%) C#
15 16 (14.41%) Active Directory
15 16 (14.41%) MS Exchange
15 16 (14.41%) VMware Infrastructure
16 15 (13.51%) Degree
16 15 (13.51%) Front End Development

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 16 (14.41%) MS Exchange
2 10 (9.01%) Exchange Server 2010
2 10 (9.01%) Exchange Server 2013
2 10 (9.01%) SharePoint
3 8 (7.21%) WordPress
4 5 (4.50%) Apache
4 5 (4.50%) Confluence
4 5 (4.50%) Oracle Workflow
5 3 (2.70%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.90%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (9.01%) Photoshop
2 9 (8.11%) Sketch
3 8 (7.21%) InVision
3 8 (7.21%) Zeplin
4 7 (6.31%) Microsoft Excel
4 7 (6.31%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.70%) Magento
2 1 (0.90%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 31 (27.93%) Azure
2 20 (18.02%) AWS
3 19 (17.12%) Office 365
4 10 (9.01%) OneDrive
5 9 (8.11%) Power Platform
6 5 (4.50%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (2.70%) GitHub
8 1 (0.90%) Akamai
8 1 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.90%) G Suite
8 1 (0.90%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 16 (14.41%) Firewall
2 12 (10.81%) DHCP
2 12 (10.81%) DNS
3 11 (9.91%) WAN
4 10 (9.01%) Wi-Fi
5 6 (5.41%) LAN
5 6 (5.41%) TCP/IP
6 3 (2.70%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (1.80%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (15.32%) SQL Server
2 12 (10.81%) MySQL
3 9 (8.11%) Power BI
4 8 (7.21%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (7.21%) SQL Server 2017
5 7 (6.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.80%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (1.80%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.80%) Spotfire
7 1 (0.90%) DB2
7 1 (0.90%) DbVisualizer
Development Applications
1 14 (12.61%) Git (software)
1 14 (12.61%) Grunt
2 12 (10.81%) Jenkins
3 11 (9.91%) JIRA
4 8 (7.21%) webpack
5 5 (4.50%) Ant
5 5 (4.50%) Eclipse
5 5 (4.50%) Gradle
5 5 (4.50%) Maven
6 4 (3.60%) gulp
7 3 (2.70%) Bitbucket
7 3 (2.70%) SonarQube
7 3 (2.70%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (1.80%) git-flow
9 1 (0.90%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.90%) ProC
9 1 (0.90%) PROIV
9 1 (0.90%) REST Assured
9 1 (0.90%) Selenium
9 1 (0.90%) WebDriver
General
1 12 (10.81%) Games
2 9 (8.11%) Marketing
3 7 (6.31%) Telecoms
4 5 (4.50%) Finance
5 2 (1.80%) Advertising
5 2 (1.80%) Back Office
5 2 (1.80%) Local Government
6 1 (0.90%) Banking
6 1 (0.90%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 48 (43.24%) Developer
2 18 (16.22%) IT Engineer
3 17 (15.32%) Senior Developer
4 14 (12.61%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 14 (12.61%) Java Developer
5 13 (11.71%) E-Commerce Developer
6 12 (10.81%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 11 (9.91%) Senior E-Commerce Developer
7 11 (9.91%) Support Engineer
8 10 (9.01%) Designer
8 10 (9.01%) E-Commerce Designer
8 10 (9.01%) Field Engineer
8 10 (9.01%) IT Support
8 10 (9.01%) IT Support Engineer
9 9 (8.11%) Architect
10 8 (7.21%) IT Architect
10 8 (7.21%) UX Designer
11 7 (6.31%) Junior
12 6 (5.41%) Java E-Commerce Developer
12 6 (5.41%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (21.62%) CSS
1 24 (21.62%) HTML
2 18 (16.22%) Web Services
3 16 (14.41%) .NET
4 14 (12.61%) ASP.NET
5 12 (10.81%) Spring
5 12 (10.81%) XHTML
6 11 (9.91%) AngularJS
7 10 (9.01%) HTML5
7 10 (9.01%) Sass
8 9 (8.11%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (7.21%) CSS3
9 8 (7.21%) Enzyme
9 8 (7.21%) Jest
9 8 (7.21%) LESS
9 8 (7.21%) React
10 7 (6.31%) jQuery
10 7 (6.31%) JSP
11 6 (5.41%) .NET Core
11 6 (5.41%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 17 (15.32%) User Experience
2 13 (11.71%) EPoS
3 8 (7.21%) Data Centre
3 8 (7.21%) iPad
3 8 (7.21%) Smartphone
4 7 (6.31%) Mobile App
5 5 (4.50%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (4.50%) Digital Wallet
5 5 (4.50%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.80%) W3C
7 1 (0.90%) AS400
7 1 (0.90%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.90%) FMCG
7 1 (0.90%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.90%) Social Media
7 1 (0.90%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 25 (22.52%) Windows
2 14 (12.61%) Linux
3 11 (9.91%) Windows Server
4 10 (9.01%) Apple iOS
5 9 (8.11%) Windows 10
5 9 (8.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (8.11%) Windows Server 2016
6 5 (4.50%) Android
7 2 (1.80%) Unix
8 1 (0.90%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (42.34%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (29.73%) E-Commerce
3 22 (19.82%) Unit Testing
4 21 (18.92%) Continuous Integration
5 20 (18.02%) Scrum
6 17 (15.32%) Continuous Improvement
7 16 (14.41%) MVC
8 15 (13.51%) Front End Development
9 14 (12.61%) Web Development
10 12 (10.81%) Decision-Making
10 12 (10.81%) ERP
11 11 (9.91%) Computer Science
11 11 (9.91%) Mentoring
11 11 (9.91%) TDD
11 11 (9.91%) Waterfall
12 10 (9.01%) DevOps
12 10 (9.01%) Sprint Planning
12 10 (9.01%) Wireframes
13 9 (8.11%) CRM
14 8 (7.21%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 34 (30.63%) JavaScript
2 29 (26.13%) SQL
3 23 (20.72%) Java
4 16 (14.41%) C#
5 5 (4.50%) Java 8
6 4 (3.60%) PHP
6 4 (3.60%) TypeScript
7 2 (1.80%) Kotlin
7 2 (1.80%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.80%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.90%) C
8 1 (0.90%) RPG
8 1 (0.90%) RPG IV
8 1 (0.90%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (13.51%) Degree
2 6 (5.41%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.90%) CISM
3 1 (0.90%) CISSP
3 1 (0.90%) MCSA
3 1 (0.90%) MCSE
3 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.90%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.90%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.31%) QA
2 4 (3.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.90%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.90%) NIST
System Software
1 16 (14.41%) Active Directory
1 16 (14.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (9.01%) Hyper-V
2 10 (9.01%) vSphere
3 5 (4.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.80%) WSUS
2 1 (0.90%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (18.02%) Oracle
2 19 (17.12%) Microsoft
3 16 (14.41%) VMware
4 13 (11.71%) Cisco
4 13 (11.71%) HP
4 13 (11.71%) SonicWALL
5 8 (7.21%) Apple
5 8 (7.21%) Meraki
6 7 (6.31%) hybris
7 5 (4.50%) Veeam
8 3 (2.70%) Ingenico
8 3 (2.70%) ServiceNow
8 3 (2.70%) Tableau
8 3 (2.70%) VeriFone
8 3 (2.70%) WorldPay
9 2 (1.80%) Google
9 2 (1.80%) Zend
10 1 (0.90%) Capita
10 1 (0.90%) IBM