Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 37 83 53
Rank change year-on-year +46 -30 -10
Permanent jobs citing Retail 227 149 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 5.83% 3.15% 4.70%
As % of the General category 17.15% 10.67% 13.93%
Number of salaries quoted 174 95 197
Leeds median annual salary £43,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.82% +10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £26,625 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £72,500 £88,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -20.00% +11.11% +5.88%

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 1,324 1,397 1,845
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 34.00% 29.55% 33.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1,077 1,153 1,531
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,750 £24,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £67,500 £65,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +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 18 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Retail in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 October 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.

1 100 (44.05%) Finance
2 91 (40.09%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (25.99%) Java
4 54 (23.79%) C#
5 51 (22.47%) PHP
6 49 (21.59%) Python
7 45 (19.82%) Microsoft
8 40 (17.62%) Microsoft Azure
9 37 (16.30%) Amazon AWS
10 36 (15.86%) SQL
11 32 (14.10%) Google
12 30 (13.22%) QA
12 30 (13.22%) JavaScript
12 30 (13.22%) TDD
12 30 (13.22%) Analytical Skills
13 27 (11.89%) .NET
13 27 (11.89%) Test Automation
14 25 (11.01%) Selenium
15 24 (10.57%) CSS
15 24 (10.57%) Stakeholder Management
16 23 (10.13%) DevOps
17 22 (9.69%) Software Testing
17 22 (9.69%) Marketing
18 21 (9.25%) Software Engineering
19 20 (8.81%) HTML
19 20 (8.81%) OOP
20 19 (8.37%) Scrum
20 19 (8.37%) Continuous Improvement
21 18 (7.93%) Office 365
21 18 (7.93%) Ruby

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 14 (6.17%) SharePoint
2 10 (4.41%) Tomcat
3 8 (3.52%) Skype for Business
4 7 (3.08%) MS Exchange
5 5 (2.20%) Confluence
6 4 (1.76%) IIS
6 4 (1.76%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (1.32%) Apache
7 3 (1.32%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (0.88%) CMS
8 2 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.44%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.44%) JBoss
9 1 (0.44%) Mule
9 1 (0.44%) nginx
9 1 (0.44%) NServiceBus
9 1 (0.44%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.44%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (2.64%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (2.20%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (1.76%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (2.20%) NetSuite
1 5 (2.20%) SAP Business One
2 3 (1.32%) assyst
2 3 (1.32%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.44%) Magento
3 1 (0.44%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.44%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.44%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.44%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.44%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.44%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 40 (17.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 37 (16.30%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (7.93%) Office 365
4 12 (5.29%) G Suite
4 12 (5.29%) Slack
5 7 (3.08%) Google Cloud Platform
6 5 (2.20%) Dynamics 365
7 3 (1.32%) IaaS
8 2 (0.88%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (0.88%) GitHub
8 2 (0.88%) SaaS
9 1 (0.44%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.44%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.52%) DNS
2 7 (3.08%) Firewall
2 7 (3.08%) Internet
3 6 (2.64%) BGP
3 6 (2.64%) DHCP
3 6 (2.64%) FTP
3 6 (2.64%) MPLS
4 5 (2.20%) OSPF
4 5 (2.20%) VLAN
4 5 (2.20%) WAN
5 4 (1.76%) TCP/IP
5 4 (1.76%) VoIP
6 3 (1.32%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (1.32%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (1.32%) IPsec
6 3 (1.32%) LAN
6 3 (1.32%) Spanning Tree
6 3 (1.32%) VPN
6 3 (1.32%) WLAN
7 2 (0.88%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (5.73%) MySQL
2 12 (5.29%) SQL Server
3 8 (3.52%) NoSQL
4 7 (3.08%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.32%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.88%) Amazon Redshift
6 2 (0.88%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.44%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.44%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.44%) Power BI
7 1 (0.44%) Redis
7 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.44%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 25 (11.01%) Selenium
2 17 (7.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 16 (7.05%) Cucumber
4 15 (6.61%) Jenkins
5 12 (5.29%) JIRA
5 12 (5.29%) JMeter
5 12 (5.29%) SoapUI
6 10 (4.41%) Appium
6 10 (4.41%) Buildbot
6 10 (4.41%) Gatling
6 10 (4.41%) NeoLoad
6 10 (4.41%) Ranorex
6 10 (4.41%) WATIR
6 10 (4.41%) WebDriver
6 10 (4.41%) WebLOAD
7 9 (3.96%) Git (software)
8 4 (1.76%) PHPUnit
9 2 (0.88%) LoadRunner
9 2 (0.88%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 100 (44.05%) Finance
2 22 (9.69%) Marketing
3 15 (6.61%) Back Office
4 12 (5.29%) Manufacturing
5 7 (3.08%) Local Government
5 7 (3.08%) Telecoms
6 6 (2.64%) Advertising
7 5 (2.20%) Banking
7 5 (2.20%) Legal
8 4 (1.76%) Automotive
8 4 (1.76%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.44%) Digital Economy
10 1 (0.44%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 62 (27.31%) Developer
2 28 (12.33%) Analyst
3 18 (7.93%) Architect
4 16 (7.05%) Senior Developer
5 15 (6.61%) Java Developer
5 15 (6.61%) Project Manager
6 12 (5.29%) Business Analyst
6 12 (5.29%) Consultant
6 12 (5.29%) Software Developer
7 11 (4.85%) .NET Developer
7 11 (4.85%) Lead Developer
8 10 (4.41%) Automation Tester
8 10 (4.41%) Developer in Test
8 10 (4.41%) Graduate
8 10 (4.41%) Lead Software Developer
8 10 (4.41%) PHP Developer
8 10 (4.41%) Tester
9 8 (3.52%) Product Owner
10 7 (3.08%) Cloud Architect
10 7 (3.08%) Cloud Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (11.89%) .NET
2 24 (10.57%) CSS
3 20 (8.81%) HTML
4 18 (7.93%) Web Services
5 12 (5.29%) ASP.NET
6 10 (4.41%) Spring
6 10 (4.41%) XML
7 9 (3.96%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (3.52%) Hibernate
9 7 (3.08%) jQuery
9 7 (3.08%) Middleware
10 5 (2.20%) ASP.NET Web API
10 5 (2.20%) React
10 5 (2.20%) Sass
11 4 (1.76%) .NET Framework
11 4 (1.76%) J2EE
11 4 (1.76%) LAMP
11 4 (1.76%) React Native
11 4 (1.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 3 (1.32%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 30 (13.22%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (5.73%) Computer Science
2 13 (5.73%) Data Centre
2 13 (5.73%) Management Information System
3 12 (5.29%) User Experience
4 9 (3.96%) NHS
5 8 (3.52%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (3.52%) Greenfield Project
6 6 (2.64%) Fintech
7 5 (2.20%) Social Media
8 4 (1.76%) FMCG
9 3 (1.32%) EPoS
10 2 (0.88%) Analytical Mindset
10 2 (0.88%) Cloud Native
10 2 (0.88%) Self-Motivation
11 1 (0.44%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.44%) CMDB
11 1 (0.44%) Mobile Computing
11 1 (0.44%) Private Cloud
11 1 (0.44%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (6.17%) Windows
2 13 (5.73%) Linux
3 9 (3.96%) Unix
4 6 (2.64%) Windows Server
5 4 (1.76%) Kali Linux
5 4 (1.76%) Mac OS X
5 4 (1.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.32%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.88%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.44%) Android
8 1 (0.44%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.44%) HPUX
8 1 (0.44%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.44%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (40.09%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (13.22%) TDD
3 27 (11.89%) Test Automation
4 24 (10.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 23 (10.13%) DevOps
6 22 (9.69%) Software Testing
7 21 (9.25%) Software Engineering
8 20 (8.81%) OOP
9 19 (8.37%) Continuous Improvement
9 19 (8.37%) Scrum
10 18 (7.93%) Mentoring
10 18 (7.93%) MVC
11 17 (7.49%) BDD
11 17 (7.49%) Process Management
12 16 (7.05%) CRM
12 16 (7.05%) SDET
13 14 (6.17%) E-Commerce
13 14 (6.17%) Kanban
13 14 (6.17%) Project Management
14 12 (5.29%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 59 (25.99%) Java
2 54 (23.79%) C#
3 51 (22.47%) PHP
4 49 (21.59%) Python
5 36 (15.86%) SQL
6 30 (13.22%) JavaScript
7 18 (7.93%) Ruby
8 15 (6.61%) Scala
9 11 (4.85%) C
10 10 (4.41%) C++
11 9 (3.96%) Bash Shell
11 9 (3.96%) Perl
12 2 (0.88%) Java 8
12 2 (0.88%) PHP 5
12 2 (0.88%) PHP 7
12 2 (0.88%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.88%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.88%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.44%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.44%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (7.49%) Degree
2 13 (5.73%) Security Cleared
3 12 (5.29%) Computer Science Degree
4 10 (4.41%) SC Cleared
5 8 (3.52%) ISEB
6 7 (3.08%) DBS Check
7 6 (2.64%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (2.64%) ISTQB
7 6 (2.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 5 (2.20%) CCNA
9 4 (1.76%) ACCA
9 4 (1.76%) CCNP
9 4 (1.76%) CIMA
9 4 (1.76%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (0.88%) CCA
11 2 (0.88%) MCSA
11 2 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
12 1 (0.44%) Sun Certification
12 1 (0.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (13.22%) QA
2 11 (4.85%) PMO
3 8 (3.52%) PCI DSS
4 4 (1.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.76%) SLA
5 2 (0.88%) COBIT
5 2 (0.88%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.88%) GDPR
6 1 (0.44%) ISO 22301
6 1 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 17 (7.49%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.76%) Docker
2 4 (1.76%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (3.52%) Puppet
2 7 (3.08%) Ansible
2 7 (3.08%) Cacti
2 7 (3.08%) Munin
2 7 (3.08%) ZABBIX
3 4 (1.76%) Nagios
3 4 (1.76%) Nessus
3 4 (1.76%) SCCM
4 3 (1.32%) Jamf Pro
5 2 (0.88%) AirWatch
5 2 (0.88%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.44%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.44%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (0.44%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.44%) Packer
6 1 (0.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.44%) WhatsUp Gold
6 1 (0.44%) WSUS
Vendors
1 45 (19.82%) Microsoft
2 32 (14.10%) Google
3 15 (6.61%) VMware
4 13 (5.73%) SAP
4 13 (5.73%) Twitter
5 11 (4.85%) Cisco
6 7 (3.08%) Rackspace
7 6 (2.64%) Samsung
7 6 (2.64%) Tableau
8 5 (2.20%) Ariba
8 5 (2.20%) Epicor
8 5 (2.20%) Infor
8 5 (2.20%) Oracle
8 5 (2.20%) Sage
9 4 (1.76%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (1.76%) Xero
10 3 (1.32%) Alteryx
10 3 (1.32%) F5
11 2 (0.88%) Monetate
11 2 (0.88%) Remedy