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 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
South East / Kent
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 56 65
Rank change year-on-year +6 +9  
Permanent jobs citing Retail 28 34 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 4.19% 3.51% 3.45%
As % of the General category 13.21% 8.40% 9.71%
Number of salaries quoted 27 32 36
Median salary £40,000 £65,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -38.46% +66.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £40,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £75,000 £49,000
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 Kent with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 212 405 381
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 31.69% 41.75% 35.51%
Number of salaries quoted 182 371 326
Median salary £37,500 £44,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.20% +11.87%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent 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 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 3 months to 27 June 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 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tunbridge Wells +10 8 £45,000 +65.13%
Chatham - 8 £39,500 -
Folkestone - 1 £40,000 -
Retail
South East

For the 6 months to 27 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 Kent region with a requirement for Retail.

1 31 (53.45%) Banking
2 30 (51.72%) Retail Banking
3 26 (44.83%) Finance
4 24 (41.38%) Business Analysis
5 23 (39.66%) Microsoft
6 15 (25.86%) MS Visio
7 13 (22.41%) C#
7 13 (22.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 12 (20.69%) .NET
8 12 (20.69%) Microsoft Excel
9 11 (18.97%) SQL Server
9 11 (18.97%) QA
10 10 (17.24%) Process Improvement
10 10 (17.24%) SQL
10 10 (17.24%) MVC
10 10 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (15.52%) GAP Analysis
11 9 (15.52%) Project Management
11 9 (15.52%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (13.79%) Marketing
12 8 (13.79%) Data Modelling
12 8 (13.79%) JavaScript
13 7 (12.07%) Microsoft Office
13 7 (12.07%) ASP.NET
13 7 (12.07%) ASP.NET MVC
14 6 (10.34%) OO
15 5 (8.62%) HTML
15 5 (8.62%) VB
15 5 (8.62%) VB.NET
15 5 (8.62%) Dependency Injection

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 2 (3.45%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.72%) CMS
2 1 (1.72%) Tomcat
Applications
1 15 (25.86%) MS Visio
2 13 (22.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 12 (20.69%) Microsoft Excel
4 7 (12.07%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.97%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.62%) SQL Server 2016
3 3 (5.17%) Power BI
4 2 (3.45%) Data Mining
4 2 (3.45%) MySQL
4 2 (3.45%) Redis
4 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.72%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.72%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 1 (1.72%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.72%) NewSQL
5 1 (1.72%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.72%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 31 (53.45%) Banking
2 30 (51.72%) Retail Banking
3 26 (44.83%) Finance
4 8 (13.79%) Marketing
5 1 (1.72%) Advertising
5 1 (1.72%) Electronics
5 1 (1.72%) Law
5 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (53.45%) Analyst
2 26 (44.83%) Business Analyst
3 18 (31.03%) Developer
4 17 (29.31%) Mortgage Business Analyst
5 14 (24.14%) Business Systems Analyst
6 10 (17.24%) .NET Developer
7 5 (8.62%) Project Manager
7 5 (8.62%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (8.62%) Senior Business Analyst
7 5 (8.62%) Web Developer
8 4 (6.90%) Mortgage Project Manager
9 3 (5.17%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 3 (5.17%) Power BI Developer
9 3 (5.17%) Senior Business Systems Analyst
10 2 (3.45%) .NET Web Developer
10 2 (3.45%) C# Developer
10 2 (3.45%) Change Manager
10 2 (3.45%) Database Analyst
10 2 (3.45%) Operational Change Manager
10 2 (3.45%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (20.69%) .NET
2 7 (12.07%) ASP.NET
2 7 (12.07%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (8.62%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 5 (8.62%) ASP.NET Web API
3 5 (8.62%) HTML
3 5 (8.62%) RESTful
4 4 (6.90%) CSS
5 2 (3.45%) .NET Framework
5 2 (3.45%) Entity Framework
5 2 (3.45%) LINQ
6 1 (1.72%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (1.72%) jQuery
6 1 (1.72%) Node.js
6 1 (1.72%) React
6 1 (1.72%) Spring
6 1 (1.72%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.62%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.17%) iPad
4 2 (3.45%) PMI
5 1 (1.72%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.72%) FMCG
5 1 (1.72%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (41.38%) Business Analysis
2 10 (17.24%) MVC
2 10 (17.24%) Process Improvement
2 10 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (15.52%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (15.52%) GAP Analysis
3 9 (15.52%) Project Management
4 8 (13.79%) Data Modelling
5 6 (10.34%) OO
6 5 (8.62%) BDD
6 5 (8.62%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (8.62%) Dependency Injection
6 5 (8.62%) Performance Management
6 5 (8.62%) Scrum
6 5 (8.62%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 5 (8.62%) TDD
6 5 (8.62%) Web Application Development
6 5 (8.62%) Web Development
7 4 (6.90%) Data Visualisation
7 4 (6.90%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 13 (22.41%) C#
2 10 (17.24%) SQL
3 8 (13.79%) JavaScript
4 5 (8.62%) VB
4 5 (8.62%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.72%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 1 (1.72%) Java
5 1 (1.72%) Python
5 1 (1.72%) R
5 1 (1.72%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.45%) ISEB
1 2 (3.45%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.72%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (18.97%) QA
Vendors
1 23 (39.66%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.72%) Alteryx
2 1 (1.72%) Oracle
2 1 (1.72%) SAP
2 1 (1.72%) Tableau
2 1 (1.72%) Talend
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