Period
to 22 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
South East > Kent
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 73 95
Rank change year-on-year -10 +22 +6
Permanent jobs citing Retail 27 58 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 2.04% 3.36% 2.48%
As % of the General category 4.46% 8.87% 7.38%
Number of salaries quoted 21 71 47
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +33.33% -21.05%
10th Percentile £32,000 £26,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £48,750 £87,500 £65,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% - +5.26%

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 Kent with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 606 654 732
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 45.74% 37.94% 33.64%
Number of salaries quoted 516 601 625
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £24,000 £25,750 £25,650
90th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £61,125
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Retail in Kent

Retail
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Retail in Kent

Retail
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Retail in Kent over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Retail in Kent

Retail
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the Kent region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
Tunbridge Wells +7 12 £40,000 -
Dover - 3 £35,000 -
West Malling - 2 £22,500 -
Tonbridge +3 1 £42,500 +83.51%
Chatham - 1 - -
Retail
South East

For the 6 months to 22 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 Kent region with a requirement for Retail.

1 10 (37.04%) HTML
1 10 (37.04%) CSS
1 10 (37.04%) Marketing
2 9 (33.33%) Business Development
2 9 (33.33%) jQuery
2 9 (33.33%) Windows
2 9 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 8 (29.63%) PPP
3 8 (29.63%) E-Commerce
3 8 (29.63%) Web Design
3 8 (29.63%) Statistics
3 8 (29.63%) Magento
3 8 (29.63%) Web Development
3 8 (29.63%) Strategic Planning
3 8 (29.63%) HTML5
3 8 (29.63%) CSS3
3 8 (29.63%) Customer Requirements
4 7 (25.93%) Windows Server
5 6 (22.22%) Cisco
5 6 (22.22%) MS Exchange
5 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
5 6 (22.22%) TCP/IP
5 6 (22.22%) DNS
5 6 (22.22%) DHCP
5 6 (22.22%) Active Directory
5 6 (22.22%) Sophos
5 6 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (22.22%) Office 365
5 6 (22.22%) Software Deployment

Retail
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 6 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.70%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 8 (29.63%) Magento
2 2 (7.41%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (7.41%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (3.70%) SAP Business One
3 1 (3.70%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 6 (22.22%) Office 365
2 1 (3.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (29.63%) PPP
2 6 (22.22%) DHCP
2 6 (22.22%) DNS
2 6 (22.22%) FirePass
2 6 (22.22%) NAS
2 6 (22.22%) Remote Desktop
2 6 (22.22%) TCP/IP
3 2 (7.41%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) Power BI
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.70%) NewSQL
3 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.70%) Redis
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 10 (37.04%) Marketing
2 5 (18.52%) Finance
3 2 (7.41%) Advertising
3 2 (7.41%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.70%) Banking
4 1 (3.70%) Games
4 1 (3.70%) Law
Job Titles
1 14 (51.85%) Developer
2 8 (29.63%) Web Developer
3 7 (25.93%) Analyst
4 6 (22.22%) Support Analyst
5 5 (18.52%) Desktop Analyst
5 5 (18.52%) Desktop Support
5 5 (18.52%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 4 (14.81%) IT Analyst
6 4 (14.81%) IT Support
6 4 (14.81%) IT Support Analyst
7 3 (11.11%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
7 3 (11.11%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Analyst
7 3 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 3 (11.11%) Power BI Developer
8 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Developer
8 2 (7.41%) Technical Support
8 2 (7.41%) Technical Support Analyst
8 2 (7.41%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (37.04%) CSS
1 10 (37.04%) HTML
2 9 (33.33%) jQuery
3 8 (29.63%) CSS3
3 8 (29.63%) HTML5
4 1 (3.70%) .NET
4 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (3.70%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) iPhone
2 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Digital Media
3 1 (3.70%) Graphic Design
3 1 (3.70%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (33.33%) Windows
2 7 (25.93%) Windows Server
3 6 (22.22%) Android
3 6 (22.22%) Windows 10
3 6 (22.22%) Windows 7
3 6 (22.22%) Windows 8
4 2 (7.41%) Windows 2000
4 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) Business Development
2 8 (29.63%) Customer Requirements
2 8 (29.63%) E-Commerce
2 8 (29.63%) Statistics
2 8 (29.63%) Strategic Planning
2 8 (29.63%) Web Design
2 8 (29.63%) Web Development
3 6 (22.22%) Mobile Device Management
3 6 (22.22%) Patch Management
3 6 (22.22%) Software Deployment
4 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (11.11%) Data Modelling
4 3 (11.11%) Data Visualisation
4 3 (11.11%) Visualisation
5 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.41%) Communications Security
5 2 (7.41%) Incident Management
5 2 (7.41%) Problem Management
5 2 (7.41%) Server Patching
6 1 (3.70%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 9 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (18.52%) SQL
3 2 (7.41%) C
4 1 (3.70%) C#
4 1 (3.70%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.41%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (22.22%) SCCM
2 2 (7.41%) BladeLogic
2 2 (7.41%) BMC PATROL
2 2 (7.41%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (22.22%) Cisco
2 6 (22.22%) Sophos
3 2 (7.41%) Amdocs
3 2 (7.41%) BMC
3 2 (7.41%) Remedy
4 1 (3.70%) Adobe
4 1 (3.70%) Alteryx
4 1 (3.70%) SAP
4 1 (3.70%) Tableau
4 1 (3.70%) Talend