The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in permanent job vacancies advertised in Ipswich. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
Suffolk / Ipswich
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 47 65
Rank change year-on-year +13 +18  
Permanent jobs citing Retail 9 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 4.23% 0.60% 0.41%
As % of the General category 12.00% 1.74% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 2
Median salary £58,750 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.00% +4.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £50,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £74,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.26% -  

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 Ipswich with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Ipswich
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 75 115 175
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 35.21% 34.53% 35.93%
Number of salaries quoted 71 111 164
Median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £29,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Ipswich

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Ipswich 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 Ipswich

Retail
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Salary trend for Retail in Ipswich

Retail
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Retail in Ipswich over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Retail in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for Retail.

1 9 (52.94%) Degree
2 8 (47.06%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (41.18%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (41.18%) Computer Science
3 7 (41.18%) Service Delivery
4 6 (35.29%) TOGAF
4 6 (35.29%) ERP
4 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (35.29%) ArchiMate
5 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
6 4 (23.53%) E-Commerce
6 4 (23.53%) ITIL
6 4 (23.53%) Java
6 4 (23.53%) Python
6 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
6 4 (23.53%) Java EE
6 4 (23.53%) QA
7 3 (17.65%) Waterfall
7 3 (17.65%) UML
7 3 (17.65%) SLA
7 3 (17.65%) Finance
8 2 (11.76%) TOWER Software
8 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (11.76%) Data Analysis
8 2 (11.76%) Apple
8 2 (11.76%) Service Management
8 2 (11.76%) GIS
8 2 (11.76%) Data Modelling
8 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
8 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence

Retail
Co-occurring IT Skills in Ipswich 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 (5.88%) JBoss
1 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
1 1 (5.88%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (11.76%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (11.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) HTTP
1 1 (5.88%) LDAP
1 1 (5.88%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) GIS
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Power View
1 2 (11.76%) Power BI
1 2 (11.76%) PowerPivot
1 2 (11.76%) Spotfire
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (5.88%) MySQL
2 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Architect
1 6 (35.29%) Solutions Architect
2 5 (29.41%) Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Java Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Service Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Service Desk Support
5 2 (11.76%) Service Desk Support Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) .NET Developer
6 1 (5.88%) .NET Web Developer
6 1 (5.88%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (5.88%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Applications Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Java Applications Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Business Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) Java EE
2 2 (11.76%) AngularJS
3 1 (5.88%) .NET
3 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.88%) CSS
3 1 (5.88%) HTML
3 1 (5.88%) HTML5
3 1 (5.88%) OAuth
3 1 (5.88%) REST
3 1 (5.88%) SAML
3 1 (5.88%) SOAP
3 1 (5.88%) Spring Boot
3 1 (5.88%) Web Services
3 1 (5.88%) Zuul
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (41.18%) Computer Science
3 2 (11.76%) Algorithms
3 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
4 1 (5.88%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
1 2 (11.76%) Windows Phone
2 1 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Service Delivery
2 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (35.29%) ArchiMate
2 6 (35.29%) ERP
2 6 (35.29%) TOGAF
3 4 (23.53%) E-Commerce
3 4 (23.53%) ITIL
4 3 (17.65%) UML
4 3 (17.65%) Waterfall
5 2 (11.76%) Analytics
5 2 (11.76%) Data Analytics
5 2 (11.76%) Data Modelling
5 2 (11.76%) Data Strategy
5 2 (11.76%) Economics
5 2 (11.76%) ITIL V3
5 2 (11.76%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (11.76%) Product Management
5 2 (11.76%) Release Management
5 2 (11.76%) Service Management
5 2 (11.76%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
2 4 (23.53%) Java
2 4 (23.53%) Python
3 2 (11.76%) Bash Shell
4 1 (5.88%) C#
4 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (52.94%) Degree
2 7 (41.18%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (5.88%) PMI Certification
3 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) QA
2 3 (17.65%) SLA
3 1 (5.88%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Apple
2 2 (11.76%) Tableau
2 2 (11.76%) TOWER Software
3 1 (5.88%) CA
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle