Period
to 22 April 2019

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 22 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
6 months to
22 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 56 18 56
Rank change year-on-year -38 +38 +1
Permanent jobs citing Retail 156 473 255
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 4.71% 9.19% 4.93%
As % of the General category 16.13% 23.46% 16.01%
Number of salaries quoted 107 298 225
Leeds median annual salary £40,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.79% +5.56% +14.65%
10th Percentile £30,000 £22,000 £30,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £72,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £41,250 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.07% -4.44% +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 967 2,016 1,593
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 29.21% 39.15% 30.77%
Number of salaries quoted 765 1,567 1,374
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £63,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +7.32%

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 22 April 2019.

Salary histogram for Retail in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 April 2019, 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 97 (62.18%) Finance
2 79 (50.64%) Agile Software Development
3 69 (44.23%) Google
4 56 (35.90%) Software Testing
5 53 (33.97%) Office 365
6 51 (32.69%) G Suite
7 50 (32.05%) Selenium
8 47 (30.13%) Scrum
9 46 (29.49%) TDD
10 45 (28.85%) SoapUI
10 45 (28.85%) BDD
11 44 (28.21%) Cucumber
11 44 (28.21%) Kanban
11 44 (28.21%) JMeter
11 44 (28.21%) DSDM
12 37 (23.72%) C#
13 35 (22.44%) SQL
13 35 (22.44%) Software Engineering
13 35 (22.44%) Test Automation
14 34 (21.79%) Continuous Integration
15 31 (19.87%) Stakeholder Management
16 27 (17.31%) Migration
16 27 (17.31%) Jenkins
17 26 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
17 26 (16.67%) PHP
17 26 (16.67%) Python
18 25 (16.03%) Java
18 25 (16.03%) SC Cleared
18 25 (16.03%) Security Cleared
18 25 (16.03%) Mentoring

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 4 (2.56%) SharePoint
1 4 (2.56%) Skype for Business
2 3 (1.92%) WordPress
3 2 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (1.28%) IIS
3 2 (1.28%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (2.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.92%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (1.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (1.92%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.28%) SAP HCM
2 1 (0.64%) Magento
2 1 (0.64%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.64%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.64%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 53 (33.97%) Office 365
2 51 (32.69%) G Suite
3 26 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 18 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
5 15 (9.62%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (1.92%) AdWords
6 3 (1.92%) Google Analytics
7 2 (1.28%) SuccessFactors
8 1 (0.64%) IaaS
8 1 (0.64%) npm
8 1 (0.64%) PaaS
8 1 (0.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.21%) DNS
2 4 (2.56%) Firewall
2 4 (2.56%) FTP
3 3 (1.92%) DHCP
3 3 (1.92%) MPLS
3 3 (1.92%) WAN
4 2 (1.28%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (1.28%) Network Security
4 2 (1.28%) SAN
4 2 (1.28%) VoIP
5 1 (0.64%) BGP
5 1 (0.64%) Internet
5 1 (0.64%) IPsec
5 1 (0.64%) LAN
5 1 (0.64%) OSPF
5 1 (0.64%) SSL
5 1 (0.64%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.64%) VLAN
5 1 (0.64%) VPN
5 1 (0.64%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (1.92%) MySQL
4 2 (1.28%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (1.28%) QlikView
4 2 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.64%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.64%) Qlik Sense
5 1 (0.64%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.64%) Redis
5 1 (0.64%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 50 (32.05%) Selenium
2 45 (28.85%) SoapUI
3 44 (28.21%) Cucumber
3 44 (28.21%) JMeter
4 27 (17.31%) Jenkins
5 23 (14.74%) Team Foundation Server
6 22 (14.10%) Appium
6 22 (14.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 22 (14.10%) Buildbot
6 22 (14.10%) Gatling
6 22 (14.10%) JIRA
6 22 (14.10%) LoadRunner
6 22 (14.10%) NeoLoad
6 22 (14.10%) Ranorex
6 22 (14.10%) WATIR
6 22 (14.10%) WebLOAD
7 13 (8.33%) WebDriver
8 7 (4.49%) Visual Studio
9 4 (2.56%) Git (software)
9 4 (2.56%) Subversion
General
1 97 (62.18%) Finance
2 18 (11.54%) Manufacturing
3 17 (10.90%) Local Government
4 11 (7.05%) Banking
5 7 (4.49%) Marketing
6 4 (2.56%) Retail Finance
7 1 (0.64%) Back Office
7 1 (0.64%) Publishing
7 1 (0.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 42 (26.92%) Analyst
2 38 (24.36%) Developer
3 30 (19.23%) Software Developer
4 23 (14.74%) Test Analyst
5 22 (14.10%) Developer in Test
6 17 (10.90%) Architect
6 17 (10.90%) Cloud Architect
6 17 (10.90%) Consultant
7 14 (8.97%) AWS Architect
7 14 (8.97%) AWS Consultant
7 14 (8.97%) C# Developer
7 14 (8.97%) C# Software Developer
7 14 (8.97%) Cloud Consultant
7 14 (8.97%) Web Architect
7 14 (8.97%) Web Consultant
8 13 (8.33%) Ruby Developer
9 12 (7.69%) Java Developer
9 12 (7.69%) Java Developer in Test
9 12 (7.69%) Java Scala Developer
9 12 (7.69%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (14.74%) Web Services
2 19 (12.18%) .NET
3 17 (10.90%) Middleware
4 13 (8.33%) SOAP
5 10 (6.41%) ASP.NET
6 9 (5.77%) jQuery
7 8 (5.13%) React
7 8 (5.13%) XML
8 7 (4.49%) CSS
8 7 (4.49%) HTML
9 4 (2.56%) .NET Framework
9 4 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (2.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 4 (2.56%) CSS3
9 4 (2.56%) HTML5
9 4 (2.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (1.92%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (1.92%) LESS
10 3 (1.92%) Node.js
10 3 (1.92%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 18 (11.54%) Enterprise Software
2 17 (10.90%) Management Information System
3 10 (6.41%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.85%) User Experience
5 5 (3.21%) NHS
6 4 (2.56%) Data Centre
6 4 (2.56%) FMCG
7 3 (1.92%) EPoS
7 3 (1.92%) Robotics
8 2 (1.28%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.64%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.64%) CMDB
9 1 (0.64%) Fintech
9 1 (0.64%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.64%) Life Science
9 1 (0.64%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.64%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.64%) Social Media
9 1 (0.64%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.49%) Windows
2 3 (1.92%) Linux
3 2 (1.28%) Kali Linux
3 2 (1.28%) Mac OS
3 2 (1.28%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.28%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.64%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.64%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (50.64%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (35.90%) Software Testing
3 47 (30.13%) Scrum
4 46 (29.49%) TDD
5 45 (28.85%) BDD
6 44 (28.21%) DSDM
6 44 (28.21%) Kanban
7 35 (22.44%) Software Engineering
7 35 (22.44%) Test Automation
8 34 (21.79%) Continuous Integration
9 31 (19.87%) Stakeholder Management
10 27 (17.31%) Migration
11 25 (16.03%) Mentoring
12 23 (14.74%) SDET
12 23 (14.74%) Test Management
12 23 (14.74%) User Acceptance Testing
13 22 (14.10%) Manual Testing
14 20 (12.82%) API Testing
15 19 (12.18%) SOA
15 19 (12.18%) UML
Programming Languages
1 37 (23.72%) C#
2 35 (22.44%) SQL
3 26 (16.67%) PHP
3 26 (16.67%) Python
4 25 (16.03%) Java
5 24 (15.38%) Ruby
6 22 (14.10%) C
6 22 (14.10%) C++
6 22 (14.10%) Scala
7 15 (9.62%) JavaScript
8 4 (2.56%) T-SQL
9 3 (1.92%) PHP 5
10 1 (0.64%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.64%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.64%) VBA
Qualifications
1 25 (16.03%) SC Cleared
1 25 (16.03%) Security Cleared
2 13 (8.33%) Degree
3 5 (3.21%) ISTQB
3 5 (3.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (3.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (2.56%) ISEB
5 2 (1.28%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.28%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.64%) CCNA
6 1 (0.64%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.77%) PMO
2 6 (3.85%) QA
3 4 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (2.56%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.28%) GDPR
4 2 (1.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.64%) Actionable Recommendations
5 1 (0.64%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (5.13%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.56%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.28%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 22 (14.10%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.92%) Nagios
3 2 (1.28%) Nessus
4 1 (0.64%) SCCM
Vendors
1 69 (44.23%) Google
2 22 (14.10%) HP
2 22 (14.10%) VMware
3 20 (12.82%) Microsoft
4 14 (8.97%) Rackspace
5 6 (3.85%) Cisco
6 3 (1.92%) CheckPoint
6 3 (1.92%) SAP
6 3 (1.92%) Tableau
6 3 (1.92%) Zend
7 2 (1.28%) 3PAR
7 2 (1.28%) Fortinet
7 2 (1.28%) Oracle
8 1 (0.64%) Brocade
8 1 (0.64%) IBM
8 1 (0.64%) Juniper
8 1 (0.64%) Remedy
8 1 (0.64%) SolarWinds