Period
to 19 April 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 6 months to 19 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 57 57
Rank change year-on-year +37 0 -14
Permanent jobs citing Retail 470 254 300
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 9.11% 4.85% 4.56%
As % of the General category 23.34% 15.85% 14.12%
Number of salaries quoted 296 225 229
Leeds median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +16.88% -14.44%
10th Percentile £22,000 £30,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £62,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £43,000 £45,000 £41,750
% change year-on-year -4.44% +7.78% -7.22%

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 Leeds with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Leeds
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 2,014 1,603 2,124
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 39.05% 30.64% 32.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1,566 1,383 1,729
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,500 £63,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year +4.65% +4.88% +2.50%

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Retail in Leeds

Retail
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Retail in Leeds

Retail
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Retail in Leeds over the 6 months to 19 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Retail in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 April 2018, 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Retail.

1 250 (53.19%) Finance
2 198 (42.13%) Agile Software Development
3 106 (22.55%) SQL
4 97 (20.64%) C#
5 79 (16.81%) PHP
6 78 (16.60%) Java
7 70 (14.89%) Test Automation
8 69 (14.68%) Python
9 66 (14.04%) Marketing
10 64 (13.62%) JavaScript
10 64 (13.62%) SAP
11 61 (12.98%) Microsoft
12 54 (11.49%) .NET
13 52 (11.06%) QA
14 49 (10.43%) Digital Marketing
14 49 (10.43%) TDD
14 49 (10.43%) Creative Thinking
15 47 (10.00%) Google
16 45 (9.57%) Selenium
16 45 (9.57%) Git (software)
16 45 (9.57%) Windows
17 44 (9.36%) Stakeholder Management
18 42 (8.94%) VMware
19 41 (8.72%) ASP.NET
20 40 (8.51%) Information Security
20 40 (8.51%) Software Testing
20 40 (8.51%) Mentoring
21 39 (8.30%) Cucumber
21 39 (8.30%) Management Information System
21 39 (8.30%) ITIL

Retail
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 18 (3.83%) Apache
2 15 (3.19%) Tomcat
3 8 (1.70%) SharePoint
4 5 (1.06%) Confluence
5 4 (0.85%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (0.85%) MS Exchange
5 4 (0.85%) nginx
6 2 (0.43%) CloudStack
6 2 (0.43%) JBoss
6 2 (0.43%) OpenStack
6 2 (0.43%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.43%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.21%) IIS
7 1 (0.21%) SAS
7 1 (0.21%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 15 (3.19%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (1.49%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (1.06%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (0.64%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.43%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.43%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 12 (2.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (2.13%) Dynamics AX
3 8 (1.70%) assyst
4 6 (1.28%) Remedy ITSM
4 6 (1.28%) Workfront
5 5 (1.06%) Payment Gateway
6 3 (0.64%) SAP PLM
7 2 (0.43%) Magento
7 2 (0.43%) SAP CO
7 2 (0.43%) SAP FI
7 2 (0.43%) SAP FI/CO
7 2 (0.43%) SAP Retail
7 2 (0.43%) SAP S/4HANA
8 1 (0.21%) JDE OneWorld
8 1 (0.21%) NetSuite
8 1 (0.21%) SAP MM
8 1 (0.21%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 34 (7.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (5.96%) Amazon AWS
3 26 (5.53%) Office 365
4 10 (2.13%) Google Cloud Platform
5 8 (1.70%) G Suite
5 8 (1.70%) Slack
6 4 (0.85%) GitHub
7 3 (0.64%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (0.64%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 2 (0.43%) IaaS
8 2 (0.43%) SaaS
9 1 (0.21%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.21%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.21%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.21%) Panaya
Communications & Networking
1 17 (3.62%) Firewall
2 14 (2.98%) Network Security
3 13 (2.77%) LAN
3 13 (2.77%) WAN
3 13 (2.77%) Wireless
4 10 (2.13%) DNS
4 10 (2.13%) MPLS
5 9 (1.91%) VoIP
6 8 (1.70%) SAN
7 7 (1.49%) Internet
7 7 (1.49%) WLAN
8 6 (1.28%) DHCP
8 6 (1.28%) Intranet
9 5 (1.06%) BGP
10 4 (0.85%) EIGRP
10 4 (0.85%) NAS
10 4 (0.85%) OSPF
10 4 (0.85%) TCP/IP
11 3 (0.64%) HSRP
11 3 (0.64%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (6.38%) SQL Server
2 25 (5.32%) MySQL
3 23 (4.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (3.19%) Data Warehouse
4 15 (3.19%) NoSQL
5 11 (2.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (2.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (1.28%) Relational Database
8 4 (0.85%) Redis
9 3 (0.64%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (0.64%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (0.43%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (0.43%) SAP BW
10 2 (0.43%) SQL Server 2014
11 1 (0.21%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
11 1 (0.21%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.21%) Power BI
11 1 (0.21%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.21%) SQL Server 2016
11 1 (0.21%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 45 (9.57%) Git (software)
1 45 (9.57%) Selenium
2 39 (8.30%) Cucumber
3 34 (7.23%) JIRA
4 24 (5.11%) Jenkins
5 17 (3.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 17 (3.62%) Team Foundation Server
6 16 (3.40%) Buildbot
6 16 (3.40%) Ranorex
7 15 (3.19%) SoapUI
8 14 (2.98%) SpecFlow
9 13 (2.77%) Bugzilla
9 13 (2.77%) Subversion
10 12 (2.55%) Appium
11 11 (2.34%) JMeter
12 9 (1.91%) Gatling
12 9 (1.91%) NeoLoad
12 9 (1.91%) WATIR
12 9 (1.91%) WebLOAD
13 6 (1.28%) WebDriver
General
1 250 (53.19%) Finance
2 66 (14.04%) Marketing
3 19 (4.04%) Legal
3 19 (4.04%) Manufacturing
4 10 (2.13%) Advertising
4 10 (2.13%) Local Government
5 7 (1.49%) Banking
5 7 (1.49%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.28%) Automotive
7 3 (0.64%) Back Office
7 3 (0.64%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.21%) Games
8 1 (0.21%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 127 (27.02%) Developer
2 69 (14.68%) Architect
3 65 (13.83%) Analyst
4 49 (10.43%) Senior Developer
5 31 (6.60%) Consultant
6 29 (6.17%) .NET Developer
7 28 (5.96%) Java Developer
8 26 (5.53%) Business Analyst
9 25 (5.32%) Solutions Architect
10 22 (4.68%) Tester
11 19 (4.04%) PHP Developer
12 18 (3.83%) Senior Analyst
13 17 (3.62%) Senior PHP Developer
13 17 (3.62%) Software Developer
14 16 (3.40%) Developer in Test
14 16 (3.40%) Technical Architect
15 15 (3.19%) Security Manager
15 15 (3.19%) Software Tester
15 15 (3.19%) Test Analyst
16 14 (2.98%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (11.49%) .NET
2 41 (8.72%) ASP.NET
3 30 (6.38%) HTML
4 28 (5.96%) CSS
5 26 (5.53%) Web Services
6 17 (3.62%) ASP.NET MVC
6 17 (3.62%) LAMP
7 16 (3.40%) Hibernate
7 16 (3.40%) Spring
8 14 (2.98%) J2EE
9 13 (2.77%) .NET Framework
9 13 (2.77%) Entity Framework
9 13 (2.77%) React
10 12 (2.55%) CakePHP
10 12 (2.55%) Symfony
11 10 (2.13%) Middleware
12 7 (1.49%) RESTful
12 7 (1.49%) Sass
13 5 (1.06%) Node.js
13 5 (1.06%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 39 (8.30%) Management Information System
2 26 (5.53%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (2.34%) Computer Science
3 11 (2.34%) User Experience
4 10 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (1.06%) Data Centre
5 5 (1.06%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (0.85%) Digital Signage
7 2 (0.43%) Animation
7 2 (0.43%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 2 (0.43%) EPoS
7 2 (0.43%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.43%) Mobile Computing
7 2 (0.43%) Motion Graphics
7 2 (0.43%) NHS
7 2 (0.43%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.21%) CMDB
8 1 (0.21%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.21%) Replication
8 1 (0.21%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 45 (9.57%) Windows
2 34 (7.23%) Linux
3 12 (2.55%) Windows Server
4 11 (2.34%) Android
5 8 (1.70%) Windows 7
6 5 (1.06%) Unix
7 1 (0.21%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.21%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.21%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 198 (42.13%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (14.89%) Test Automation
3 49 (10.43%) Creative Thinking
3 49 (10.43%) Digital Marketing
3 49 (10.43%) TDD
4 44 (9.36%) Stakeholder Management
5 40 (8.51%) Information Security
5 40 (8.51%) Mentoring
5 40 (8.51%) Software Testing
6 39 (8.30%) ITIL
6 39 (8.30%) OOP
7 37 (7.87%) Data Management
8 35 (7.45%) MVC
9 33 (7.02%) DevOps
9 33 (7.02%) Project Management
10 32 (6.81%) Scrum
11 31 (6.60%) Continuous Improvement
12 30 (6.38%) Waterfall
13 28 (5.96%) Collaborative Working
14 26 (5.53%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 106 (22.55%) SQL
2 97 (20.64%) C#
3 79 (16.81%) PHP
4 78 (16.60%) Java
5 69 (14.68%) Python
6 64 (13.62%) JavaScript
7 25 (5.32%) Scala
8 24 (5.11%) Ruby
9 21 (4.47%) C
10 19 (4.04%) C++
11 15 (3.19%) T-SQL
12 12 (2.55%) PHP 5
12 12 (2.55%) PHP 7
13 5 (1.06%) Bash Shell
14 4 (0.85%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.43%) PowerShell
15 2 (0.43%) VB
16 1 (0.21%) ABAP
16 1 (0.21%) PL/SQL
16 1 (0.21%) X++
Qualifications
1 15 (3.19%) Degree
2 10 (2.13%) Computer Science Degree
2 10 (2.13%) SC Cleared
2 10 (2.13%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.06%) ISEB
4 3 (0.64%) CCNA
4 3 (0.64%) CISA
4 3 (0.64%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (0.64%) CISM
4 3 (0.64%) CISSP
4 3 (0.64%) ISTQB
4 3 (0.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (0.64%) Numerate Degree
5 2 (0.43%) CCDP
5 2 (0.43%) CCIE
5 2 (0.43%) CCNP
5 2 (0.43%) EMCIE
5 2 (0.43%) EMCTA
5 2 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (11.06%) QA
2 15 (3.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (2.55%) GDPR
4 10 (2.13%) SLA
5 8 (1.70%) PMO
6 4 (0.85%) COBIT
6 4 (0.85%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.64%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.21%) Actionable Recommendations
8 1 (0.21%) COSO
8 1 (0.21%) Cyber Essentials
8 1 (0.21%) UCITS
System Software
1 20 (4.26%) Active Directory
2 14 (2.98%) Docker
2 14 (2.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.43%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.21%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 17 (3.62%) SCCM
2 12 (2.55%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (2.34%) Puppet
4 8 (1.70%) AirWatch
5 7 (1.49%) Aspera SmartTrack
6 5 (1.06%) Ansible
7 4 (0.85%) Nagios
8 3 (0.64%) Terraform
9 2 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
10 1 (0.21%) Cisco CUCM
10 1 (0.21%) Data Guard
10 1 (0.21%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
10 1 (0.21%) Host Intrusion Detection System
10 1 (0.21%) HP ALM
10 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Intune
10 1 (0.21%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 64 (13.62%) SAP
2 61 (12.98%) Microsoft
3 47 (10.00%) Google
4 42 (8.94%) VMware
5 29 (6.17%) Twitter
6 19 (4.04%) Oracle
7 16 (3.40%) Remedy
8 14 (2.98%) Salesforce.com
9 13 (2.77%) Perforce
9 13 (2.77%) Tableau
9 13 (2.77%) Zend
10 12 (2.55%) Cisco
11 11 (2.34%) Siebel
12 10 (2.13%) Rackspace
13 9 (1.91%) Apigee
14 8 (1.70%) Adobe
15 7 (1.49%) HP
16 6 (1.28%) Apple
16 6 (1.28%) Ariba
16 6 (1.28%) BMC