Period
to 19 January 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 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 35 61 54
Rank change year-on-year +26 -7 -19
Permanent jobs citing Retail 297 226 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 6.24% 4.25% 5.09%
As % of the General category 18.42% 13.29% 15.95%
Number of salaries quoted 162 189 239
Leeds median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% +15.00% -11.11%
10th Percentile £27,500 £32,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £62,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -5.56%

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 1,612 1,700 2,176
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 33.88% 31.97% 31.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1,266 1,408 1,774
Leeds median annual salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.29% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £61,250
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

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 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Retail in Leeds

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

1 148 (49.83%) Finance
2 109 (36.70%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (15.49%) SAP
3 46 (15.49%) Test Automation
4 44 (14.81%) Marketing
5 41 (13.80%) Digital Marketing
5 41 (13.80%) Creative Thinking
6 39 (13.13%) SQL
7 36 (12.12%) Google
8 35 (11.78%) Analytical Skills
8 35 (11.78%) C#
9 33 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
10 31 (10.44%) Management Information System
10 31 (10.44%) JavaScript
11 29 (9.76%) Information Security
12 28 (9.43%) .NET
12 28 (9.43%) Cucumber
12 28 (9.43%) Selenium
13 26 (8.75%) Software Testing
13 26 (8.75%) Project Management
13 26 (8.75%) VMware
13 26 (8.75%) Data Management
14 25 (8.42%) PHP
14 25 (8.42%) Java
15 24 (8.08%) Microsoft
16 23 (7.74%) SOA
17 22 (7.41%) Python
17 22 (7.41%) Oracle
17 22 (7.41%) Windows
17 22 (7.41%) Scrum

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 11 (3.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 7 (2.36%) SharePoint
3 5 (1.68%) Apache
3 5 (1.68%) Confluence
4 2 (0.67%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.34%) NetWeaver
5 1 (0.34%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (3.37%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.68%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (1.01%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.67%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.34%) Chatbot
5 1 (0.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (2.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (2.02%) Magento
2 6 (2.02%) Workfront
3 5 (1.68%) Payment Gateway
4 3 (1.01%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.67%) SAP PLM
6 1 (0.34%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.34%) Exchequer
6 1 (0.34%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.34%) SAP AFS
6 1 (0.34%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.34%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 20 (6.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (5.39%) Office 365
4 11 (3.70%) Google Cloud Platform
5 8 (2.69%) G Suite
5 8 (2.69%) Slack
6 3 (1.01%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (1.01%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 3 (1.01%) GitHub
7 2 (0.67%) SaaS
8 1 (0.34%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.04%) LAN
1 12 (4.04%) WAN
2 11 (3.70%) Wireless
3 10 (3.37%) Firewall
4 9 (3.03%) Network Security
5 8 (2.69%) MPLS
6 7 (2.36%) VoIP
7 5 (1.68%) WLAN
8 4 (1.35%) BGP
8 4 (1.35%) DNS
8 4 (1.35%) Internet
8 4 (1.35%) OSPF
8 4 (1.35%) RFID
9 3 (1.01%) DSL
9 3 (1.01%) EIGRP
9 3 (1.01%) Intranet
9 3 (1.01%) VLAN
9 3 (1.01%) VPLS
9 3 (1.01%) VPN
9 3 (1.01%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (4.38%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.03%) MySQL
3 7 (2.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (1.01%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (1.01%) NoSQL
4 3 (1.01%) SAP BW
4 3 (1.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (1.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (0.67%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.67%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.34%) Big Data
6 1 (0.34%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.34%) QlikView
6 1 (0.34%) SAP HANA
6 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.34%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 28 (9.43%) Cucumber
1 28 (9.43%) Selenium
2 17 (5.72%) Jenkins
3 14 (4.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 14 (4.71%) Buildbot
3 14 (4.71%) Ranorex
4 13 (4.38%) Git (software)
5 12 (4.04%) JIRA
5 12 (4.04%) SoapUI
6 11 (3.70%) Appium
7 9 (3.03%) SpecFlow
8 6 (2.02%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (2.02%) WATIR
9 5 (1.68%) Bugzilla
9 5 (1.68%) JMeter
9 5 (1.68%) Subversion
10 4 (1.35%) Gatling
10 4 (1.35%) NeoLoad
10 4 (1.35%) WebDriver
10 4 (1.35%) WebLOAD
General
1 148 (49.83%) Finance
2 44 (14.81%) Marketing
3 18 (6.06%) Manufacturing
4 13 (4.38%) Legal
5 11 (3.70%) Local Government
6 9 (3.03%) Banking
7 5 (1.68%) Retail Finance
8 4 (1.35%) Retail Banking
9 3 (1.01%) Advertising
9 3 (1.01%) Automotive
9 3 (1.01%) Back Office
9 3 (1.01%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.34%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.34%) Games
10 1 (0.34%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 57 (19.19%) Architect
2 49 (16.50%) Developer
3 45 (15.15%) Analyst
4 25 (8.42%) Consultant
5 22 (7.41%) Solutions Architect
6 21 (7.07%) Business Analyst
7 14 (4.71%) Senior Architect
7 14 (4.71%) Tester
8 11 (3.70%) AWS Architect
8 11 (3.70%) AWS Consultant
8 11 (3.70%) Cloud Architect
8 11 (3.70%) Cloud Consultant
8 11 (3.70%) Security Manager
8 11 (3.70%) Senior Developer
8 11 (3.70%) Web Architect
8 11 (3.70%) Web Consultant
9 10 (3.37%) Data Manager
9 10 (3.37%) Senior Consultant
9 10 (3.37%) Technical Architect
9 10 (3.37%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (9.43%) .NET
2 21 (7.07%) Middleware
3 20 (6.73%) Web Services
4 18 (6.06%) ASP.NET
5 11 (3.70%) Oracle Fusion
6 8 (2.69%) CSS
6 8 (2.69%) HTML
7 7 (2.36%) .NET Framework
7 7 (2.36%) Entity Framework
7 7 (2.36%) J2EE
7 7 (2.36%) LAMP
7 7 (2.36%) Symfony
8 6 (2.02%) CakePHP
9 5 (1.68%) Node.js
9 5 (1.68%) React
9 5 (1.68%) SailPoint
10 3 (1.01%) Elastic Stack
10 3 (1.01%) JSON
10 3 (1.01%) XML
11 2 (0.67%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 35 (11.78%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (10.44%) Management Information System
3 12 (4.04%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (2.02%) Mobile Computing
5 4 (1.35%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.35%) Digital Signage
6 3 (1.01%) Data Centre
7 2 (0.67%) Algorithms
7 2 (0.67%) Animation
7 2 (0.67%) EPoS
7 2 (0.67%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.67%) Motion Graphics
7 2 (0.67%) Social Media
7 2 (0.67%) User Experience
8 1 (0.34%) AS400
8 1 (0.34%) CMDB
8 1 (0.34%) Linked Data
8 1 (0.34%) Photography
8 1 (0.34%) Robotics
8 1 (0.34%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 22 (7.41%) Windows
2 14 (4.71%) Linux
3 10 (3.37%) Android
4 8 (2.69%) Windows Server
5 3 (1.01%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.34%) AIX
6 1 (0.34%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.34%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.34%) Solaris
6 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (36.70%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (15.49%) Test Automation
3 41 (13.80%) Creative Thinking
3 41 (13.80%) Digital Marketing
4 33 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 29 (9.76%) Information Security
6 26 (8.75%) Data Management
6 26 (8.75%) Project Management
6 26 (8.75%) Software Testing
7 23 (7.74%) SOA
8 22 (7.41%) Scrum
9 21 (7.07%) DevOps
9 21 (7.07%) IT Strategy
9 21 (7.07%) TDD
10 20 (6.73%) BDD
11 18 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
12 17 (5.72%) Migration
12 17 (5.72%) Supplier Management
12 17 (5.72%) Technical Architecture
12 17 (5.72%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 39 (13.13%) SQL
2 35 (11.78%) C#
3 31 (10.44%) JavaScript
4 25 (8.42%) Java
4 25 (8.42%) PHP
5 22 (7.41%) Python
6 17 (5.72%) C
6 17 (5.72%) C++
6 17 (5.72%) Ruby
7 15 (5.05%) Scala
8 5 (1.68%) PHP 5
8 5 (1.68%) PHP 7
9 2 (0.67%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.34%) ABAP
10 1 (0.34%) R
10 1 (0.34%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (3.03%) Degree
2 7 (2.36%) SC Cleared
2 7 (2.36%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.02%) ISEB
4 3 (1.01%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.67%) CCDP
5 2 (0.67%) CCIE
5 2 (0.67%) CCNA
5 2 (0.67%) CCNP
5 2 (0.67%) CISA
5 2 (0.67%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.67%) CISM
5 2 (0.67%) CISSP
5 2 (0.67%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (0.67%) EMCIE
5 2 (0.67%) EMCTA
5 2 (0.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.34%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (3.03%) QA
3 8 (2.69%) GDPR
4 7 (2.36%) PMO
5 6 (2.02%) SLA
6 2 (0.67%) COBIT
6 2 (0.67%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.67%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.34%) UCITS
System Software
1 13 (4.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (2.69%) Active Directory
3 7 (2.36%) Docker
4 2 (0.67%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.34%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 10 (3.37%) SCCM
2 8 (2.69%) Puppet
3 4 (1.35%) Ansible
4 3 (1.01%) AirWatch
4 3 (1.01%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (1.01%) Terraform
5 2 (0.67%) Aspera SmartTrack
5 2 (0.67%) Nagios
6 1 (0.34%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (0.34%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 46 (15.49%) SAP
2 36 (12.12%) Google
3 26 (8.75%) VMware
4 24 (8.08%) Microsoft
5 22 (7.41%) Oracle
6 19 (6.40%) Twitter
7 11 (3.70%) IBM
7 11 (3.70%) Rackspace
8 9 (3.03%) Cisco
8 9 (3.03%) Remedy
9 8 (2.69%) Apigee
9 8 (2.69%) Salesforce.com
9 8 (2.69%) Siebel
10 6 (2.02%) Apple
10 6 (2.02%) Ariba
11 5 (1.68%) Perforce
11 5 (1.68%) Zend
12 4 (1.35%) Citrix
13 3 (1.01%) Cadence
13 3 (1.01%) Fortinet