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

Retailing
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 54 41 69
Rank change year-on-year -13 +28 -20
Permanent jobs citing Retail 175 277 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 4.79% 5.61% 4.03%
As % of the General category 15.15% 17.18% 12.27%
Number of salaries quoted 131 146 168
Leeds median annual salary £40,000 £53,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.53% +15.22% +8.24%
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £30,125
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £87,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -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 1,155 1,612 1,752
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 31.63% 32.64% 32.83%
Number of salaries quoted 923 1,266 1,447
Leeds median annual salary £43,000 £43,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.58% +1.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,500 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £64,950 £66,250 £63,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.18% - +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 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Retail in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 76 (43.43%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (37.71%) Finance
3 36 (20.57%) Selenium
4 34 (19.43%) Java
5 31 (17.71%) Software Testing
6 30 (17.14%) Google
6 30 (17.14%) PHP
6 30 (17.14%) Microsoft
7 29 (16.57%) SQL
7 29 (16.57%) C#
8 28 (16.00%) Python
9 27 (15.43%) TDD
9 27 (15.43%) Scrum
9 27 (15.43%) Test Automation
10 24 (13.71%) Office 365
11 23 (13.14%) Kanban
11 23 (13.14%) Security Cleared
12 22 (12.57%) SC Cleared
12 22 (12.57%) BDD
13 21 (12.00%) SoapUI
13 21 (12.00%) G Suite
13 21 (12.00%) Cucumber
13 21 (12.00%) JMeter
13 21 (12.00%) DSDM
14 20 (11.43%) JavaScript
14 20 (11.43%) .NET
14 20 (11.43%) Software Engineering
14 20 (11.43%) Jenkins
14 20 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
15 19 (10.86%) 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 11 (6.29%) SharePoint
2 9 (5.14%) Skype for Business
3 5 (2.86%) Confluence
3 5 (2.86%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (1.71%) IIS
4 3 (1.71%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.14%) CMS
5 2 (1.14%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.14%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.57%) Apache
6 1 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.57%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (2.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.71%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.57%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.57%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (1.71%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.57%) assyst
2 1 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.57%) Magento
2 1 (0.57%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.57%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.57%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 24 (13.71%) Office 365
2 21 (12.00%) G Suite
3 18 (10.29%) Amazon AWS
4 16 (9.14%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (2.86%) Dynamics 365
5 5 (2.86%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (1.14%) AdWords
6 2 (1.14%) GitHub
6 2 (1.14%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.57%) IaaS
7 1 (0.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.71%) FTP
2 8 (4.57%) Firewall
3 6 (3.43%) DNS
3 6 (3.43%) Internet
4 5 (2.86%) MPLS
5 4 (2.29%) BGP
5 4 (2.29%) DHCP
5 4 (2.29%) OSPF
5 4 (2.29%) VLAN
5 4 (2.29%) VoIP
5 4 (2.29%) WAN
6 3 (1.71%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (1.71%) SAN
6 3 (1.71%) Spanning Tree
7 2 (1.14%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (1.14%) IPsec
7 2 (1.14%) LAN
7 2 (1.14%) TCP/IP
7 2 (1.14%) VPN
8 1 (0.57%) DMVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.14%) Data Warehouse
1 9 (5.14%) MySQL
2 6 (3.43%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (1.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.14%) Amazon Redshift
4 2 (1.14%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.57%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.57%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.57%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.57%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 36 (20.57%) Selenium
2 21 (12.00%) Cucumber
2 21 (12.00%) JMeter
2 21 (12.00%) SoapUI
3 20 (11.43%) Jenkins
4 19 (10.86%) JIRA
5 17 (9.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 11 (6.29%) LoadRunner
6 11 (6.29%) Team Foundation Server
7 10 (5.71%) Appium
7 10 (5.71%) Buildbot
7 10 (5.71%) Gatling
7 10 (5.71%) NeoLoad
7 10 (5.71%) Ranorex
7 10 (5.71%) WATIR
7 10 (5.71%) WebLOAD
8 7 (4.00%) WebDriver
9 3 (1.71%) Git (software)
10 1 (0.57%) PHPUnit
10 1 (0.57%) Subversion
General
1 66 (37.71%) Finance
2 13 (7.43%) Marketing
3 8 (4.57%) Manufacturing
4 7 (4.00%) Back Office
4 7 (4.00%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.29%) Advertising
5 4 (2.29%) Banking
5 4 (2.29%) Local Government
5 4 (2.29%) Retail Finance
6 3 (1.71%) Legal
6 3 (1.71%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.14%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.57%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 32 (18.29%) Analyst
1 32 (18.29%) Developer
2 15 (8.57%) Project Manager
3 13 (7.43%) Architect
4 12 (6.86%) Test Analyst
4 12 (6.86%) Tester
5 11 (6.29%) Automation Tester
5 11 (6.29%) Business Analyst
5 11 (6.29%) Lead Developer
5 11 (6.29%) Software Developer
6 10 (5.71%) Developer in Test
6 10 (5.71%) Lead Software Developer
7 9 (5.14%) Consultant
8 8 (4.57%) Product Owner
9 7 (4.00%) Senior Developer
10 6 (3.43%) Infrastructure Manager
10 6 (3.43%) Operations Engineer
10 6 (3.43%) PHP Developer
10 6 (3.43%) Security Engineer
10 6 (3.43%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (11.43%) .NET
2 18 (10.29%) CSS
3 15 (8.57%) Web Services
4 14 (8.00%) HTML
5 12 (6.86%) XML
6 8 (4.57%) jQuery
7 4 (2.29%) Middleware
8 3 (1.71%) ASP.NET
8 3 (1.71%) CSS3
8 3 (1.71%) HTML5
8 3 (1.71%) J2EE
8 3 (1.71%) React
8 3 (1.71%) Spring
8 3 (1.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (1.14%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (1.14%) CakePHP
9 2 (1.14%) Spring Boot
10 1 (0.57%) Entity Framework
10 1 (0.57%) Node.js
10 1 (0.57%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 20 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (7.43%) Data Centre
2 13 (7.43%) User Experience
3 11 (6.29%) NHS
4 8 (4.57%) Management Information System
5 7 (4.00%) Fintech
6 5 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (2.29%) Social Media
8 3 (1.71%) EPoS
8 3 (1.71%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (1.14%) Analytical Mindset
9 2 (1.14%) Cloud Native
9 2 (1.14%) CMDB
9 2 (1.14%) FMCG
9 2 (1.14%) Robotics
10 1 (0.57%) Mobile Computing
10 1 (0.57%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.57%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.57%) Self-Motivation
10 1 (0.57%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (6.29%) Windows
2 10 (5.71%) Linux
3 8 (4.57%) Unix
4 6 (3.43%) Kali Linux
5 5 (2.86%) Windows Server
6 4 (2.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.14%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.57%) Android
8 1 (0.57%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.57%) HPUX
8 1 (0.57%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.57%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.57%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (43.43%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (17.71%) Software Testing
3 27 (15.43%) Scrum
3 27 (15.43%) TDD
3 27 (15.43%) Test Automation
4 23 (13.14%) Kanban
5 22 (12.57%) BDD
6 21 (12.00%) DSDM
7 20 (11.43%) Software Engineering
8 17 (9.71%) Project Management
8 17 (9.71%) SDET
9 16 (9.14%) Continuous Improvement
10 14 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
11 13 (7.43%) DevOps
11 13 (7.43%) E-Commerce
12 12 (6.86%) Business Intelligence
12 12 (6.86%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (6.29%) Business Analysis
13 11 (6.29%) Manual Testing
13 11 (6.29%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 34 (19.43%) Java
2 30 (17.14%) PHP
3 29 (16.57%) C#
3 29 (16.57%) SQL
4 28 (16.00%) Python
5 20 (11.43%) JavaScript
6 19 (10.86%) Ruby
7 11 (6.29%) Scala
8 10 (5.71%) C
8 10 (5.71%) C++
9 7 (4.00%) Bash Shell
9 7 (4.00%) Perl
10 3 (1.71%) PHP 5
11 2 (1.14%) Java 8
11 2 (1.14%) PHP 7
11 2 (1.14%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.57%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.57%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.57%) VBA
12 1 (0.57%) X++
Qualifications
1 23 (13.14%) Security Cleared
2 22 (12.57%) SC Cleared
3 11 (6.29%) ISEB
4 10 (5.71%) Degree
4 10 (5.71%) ISTQB
4 10 (5.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 8 (4.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 7 (4.00%) DBS Check
7 4 (2.29%) CCNA
7 4 (2.29%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (1.71%) CCNP
9 1 (0.57%) Computer Science Degree
9 1 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.57%) MCSA
9 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.57%) Sun Certification
9 1 (0.57%) VCP5
9 1 (0.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (9.71%) QA
2 16 (9.14%) PMO
3 12 (6.86%) PCI DSS
4 8 (4.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (2.86%) SLA
6 4 (2.29%) GDPR
7 2 (1.14%) COBIT
7 2 (1.14%) Data Quality
7 2 (1.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 14 (8.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.29%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (6.29%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (4.00%) Ansible
2 7 (4.00%) Cacti
2 7 (4.00%) Munin
2 7 (4.00%) Puppet
2 7 (4.00%) ZABBIX
3 6 (3.43%) Nessus
4 3 (1.71%) Nagios
5 2 (1.14%) SCCM
6 1 (0.57%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.57%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (0.57%) Packer
6 1 (0.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.57%) WhatsUp Gold
6 1 (0.57%) WSUS
Vendors
1 30 (17.14%) Google
1 30 (17.14%) Microsoft
2 13 (7.43%) VMware
3 11 (6.29%) Cisco
3 11 (6.29%) HP
4 7 (4.00%) SAP
5 5 (2.86%) Ariba
6 4 (2.29%) Oracle
6 4 (2.29%) Rackspace
6 4 (2.29%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (1.71%) F5
7 3 (1.71%) Remedy
7 3 (1.71%) Tableau
8 2 (1.14%) 3PAR
9 1 (0.57%) Alteryx
9 1 (0.57%) Fortinet
9 1 (0.57%) Monetate
9 1 (0.57%) ScanSafe
9 1 (0.57%) Twitter
9 1 (0.57%) Zscaler