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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Retailing
South East / Kent
Rank 56 66 83
Rank change year-on-year +10 +17  
Permanent jobs citing Retail 30 41 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 3.78% 3.62% 1.80%
As % of the General category 10.38% 9.62% 5.80%
Number of salaries quoted 26 39 12
Median salary £38,000 £28,500 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -15.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £24,000 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,250 £85,000 £74,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £46,150 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.49% +2.55%  

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 289 426 293
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 36.40% 37.63% 31.04%
Number of salaries quoted 239 362 261
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -1.23%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,583 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £55,000
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 26 March 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 26 March 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
Chatham -7 7 £43,000 +38.70%
Sittingbourne - 5 £37,500 - 2
Maidstone - 3 £45,000 - 1
Folkestone - 2 £38,500 - 1
Dartford 0 1 - - 2
Tunbridge Wells - 1 - -
West Malling - 1 - -
Canterbury - 1 £37,500 - 1
Retail
South East

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 20 (43.48%) Finance
2 19 (41.30%) SQL Server
3 17 (36.96%) C#
3 17 (36.96%) Banking
4 16 (34.78%) Retail Banking
4 16 (34.78%) .NET
4 16 (34.78%) Microsoft
5 15 (32.61%) MVC
6 14 (30.43%) SQL
7 11 (23.91%) HTML
7 11 (23.91%) JavaScript
7 11 (23.91%) Business Analysis
8 10 (21.74%) CSS
9 8 (17.39%) MS PowerPoint
9 8 (17.39%) .NET Framework
9 8 (17.39%) LINQ
9 8 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (17.39%) Entity Framework
10 7 (15.22%) ASP.NET
10 7 (15.22%) MS Excel
10 7 (15.22%) MS Visio
11 6 (13.04%) RESTful
11 6 (13.04%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (10.87%) Dependency Injection
12 5 (10.87%) BDD
12 5 (10.87%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (10.87%) Web Application Development
12 5 (10.87%) ASP.NET Web API
12 5 (10.87%) TDD
12 5 (10.87%) SQL Server Integration Services

Retail
Top Related 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 (4.35%) CMS
2 1 (2.17%) IIS
2 1 (2.17%) SAS
2 1 (2.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (17.39%) MS PowerPoint
2 7 (15.22%) MS Excel
2 7 (15.22%) MS Visio
3 3 (6.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (41.30%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.87%) SQL Server 2016
2 5 (10.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (8.70%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (8.70%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 4 (8.70%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (8.70%) Relational Database
3 4 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (8.70%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (4.35%) MySQL
4 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.17%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 1 (2.17%) SAS Enterprise Guide
General
1 20 (43.48%) Finance
2 17 (36.96%) Banking
3 16 (34.78%) Retail Banking
4 5 (10.87%) Marketing
5 2 (4.35%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.17%) Advertising
6 1 (2.17%) Electronics
6 1 (2.17%) Legal
6 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (47.83%) Analyst
2 21 (45.65%) Developer
3 14 (30.43%) .NET Developer
4 12 (26.09%) Business Analyst
5 10 (21.74%) Mortgage Business Analyst
6 8 (17.39%) Business Systems Analyst
7 4 (8.70%) Analyst Developer
7 4 (8.70%) Solutions Analyst
8 3 (6.52%) Digital Analyst
9 2 (4.35%) C# Developer
9 2 (4.35%) Consultant
9 2 (4.35%) Database Analyst
9 2 (4.35%) Project Analyst
9 2 (4.35%) Project Manager
9 2 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
9 2 (4.35%) Senior Business Analyst
9 2 (4.35%) Senior Business Systems Analyst
9 2 (4.35%) Web Developer
10 1 (2.17%) IT Consultant
10 1 (2.17%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (34.78%) .NET
2 11 (23.91%) HTML
3 10 (21.74%) CSS
4 8 (17.39%) .NET Framework
4 8 (17.39%) Entity Framework
4 8 (17.39%) LINQ
5 7 (15.22%) ASP.NET
6 6 (13.04%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (13.04%) RESTful
7 5 (10.87%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 5 (10.87%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (4.35%) jQuery
9 1 (2.17%) AngularJS
9 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (2.17%) Spring
9 1 (2.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (2.17%) WCF
9 1 (2.17%) Web Services
9 1 (2.17%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.35%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.17%) Chip and PIN
3 1 (2.17%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.17%) EPoS
3 1 (2.17%) FMCG
3 1 (2.17%) iPad
3 1 (2.17%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (32.61%) MVC
2 11 (23.91%) Business Analysis
3 8 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (10.87%) BDD
4 5 (10.87%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (10.87%) CRM
4 5 (10.87%) Dependency Injection
4 5 (10.87%) OO
4 5 (10.87%) Scrum
4 5 (10.87%) TDD
4 5 (10.87%) Web Application Development
5 4 (8.70%) E-Commerce
5 4 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (6.52%) Data Modelling
6 3 (6.52%) Propensity Modelling
6 3 (6.52%) Translating Business Requirements
6 3 (6.52%) Web Development
7 2 (4.35%) Project Management
8 1 (2.17%) GAP Analysis
8 1 (2.17%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (36.96%) C#
2 14 (30.43%) SQL
3 11 (23.91%) JavaScript
4 5 (10.87%) VB
4 5 (10.87%) VB.NET
5 4 (8.70%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.17%) Java
6 1 (2.17%) Python
6 1 (2.17%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (2.17%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (34.78%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.35%) Oracle
2 2 (4.35%) SAP
3 1 (2.17%) Salesforce.com
Kent
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £43-47K depending on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Dartford, Kent
The Curve Group
Posted: Yesterday
Biggin Hill, Kent
UK Consumer Panels
Posted: 9 days ago
Tonbridge, Kent
UK Consumer Panels
Posted: 19 days ago
Dover, Kent
UK Consumer Panels
Posted: 19 days ago
Broadstairs, Kent
UK Consumer Panels
Posted: 19 days ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
UK Consumer Panels
Posted: 19 days ago
Faversham, Kent
UK Consumer Panels
Posted: 19 days ago
Folkestone, Kent
UK Consumer Panels
Posted: 19 days ago
Rochester, Kent
UK Consumer Panels
Posted: 19 days ago
Ramsgate, Kent
UK Consumer Panels
Posted: 19 days ago
Dartford, Kent
UK Consumer Panels
Posted: 19 days ago
Canterbury, Kent
UK Consumer Panels
Posted: 19 days ago
Whitstable, Kent
UK Consumer Panels
Posted: 19 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
UK Consumer Panels
Posted: 19 days ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
UK Consumer Panels
Posted: 19 days ago
Cranbrook, Kent
UK Consumer Panels
Posted: 25 days ago
Sandwich, Kent
UK Consumer Panels
Posted: 25 days ago