Period
to 15 December 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicester. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 6 months to 15 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 22 7
Rank change year-on-year -9 -15 +8
Permanent jobs citing Retail 73 52 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 11.55% 8.64% 21.78%
As % of the General category 26.94% 26.67% 57.32%
Number of salaries quoted 66 60 196
Leicester median annual salary £55,000 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +57.14% -17.65% -5.56%
10th Percentile £35,000 £20,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £52,750 £57,500
Leicestershire median annual salary £47,500 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +35.71% -17.65% -

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 Leicester with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Leicester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 271 195 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 42.88% 32.39% 37.99%
Number of salaries quoted 186 165 288
Leicester median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,008 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Leicestershire median annual salary £42,500 £38,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year +9.68% -8.82% +6.25%

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

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

Job vacancy trend for Retail in Leicester

Retail
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Salary trend for Retail in Leicester

Retail
Salary Histogram in Leicester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Retail in Leicester over the 6 months to 15 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Retail in Leicester

For the 6 months to 15 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 Leicester region with a requirement for Retail.

1 55 (75.34%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (56.16%) SQL Server
3 36 (49.32%) .NET
3 36 (49.32%) Problem-Solving
4 35 (47.95%) Analytical Skills
5 31 (42.47%) CSS
5 31 (42.47%) SQL
6 28 (38.36%) Time Management
7 27 (36.99%) jQuery
8 25 (34.25%) IT Strategy
9 24 (32.88%) Web Services
10 23 (31.51%) MVC
11 22 (30.14%) HTML
12 21 (28.77%) ASP.NET
12 21 (28.77%) ASP.NET MVC
13 20 (27.40%) T-SQL
14 19 (26.03%) C#
14 19 (26.03%) Test Automation
15 18 (24.66%) Microsoft
16 17 (23.29%) JavaScript
16 17 (23.29%) Microsoft Azure
17 16 (21.92%) EPoS
17 16 (21.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 15 (20.55%) Unit Testing
18 15 (20.55%) Sass
18 15 (20.55%) Mobile App
18 15 (20.55%) Mobile Application Development
19 14 (19.18%) Performance Tuning
19 14 (19.18%) ASP.NET Web API
19 14 (19.18%) Microservices

Retail
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester 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 2 (2.74%) Confluence
1 2 (2.74%) SAS
2 1 (1.37%) IIS
2 1 (1.37%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 17 (23.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.74%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.74%) IaaS
2 2 (2.74%) PaaS
2 2 (2.74%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.22%) Firewall
1 6 (8.22%) Wireless
2 3 (4.11%) Internet
3 1 (1.37%) DHCP
3 1 (1.37%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (56.16%) SQL Server
2 16 (21.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (5.48%) Power BI
3 4 (5.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.74%) Big Data
4 2 (2.74%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.74%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (2.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (9.59%) JIRA
2 5 (6.85%) Cucumber
2 5 (6.85%) Selenium
3 3 (4.11%) LSMW
4 2 (2.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (2.74%) Bitbucket
4 2 (2.74%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (2.74%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.74%) TeamCity
4 2 (2.74%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (19.18%) Automotive
2 8 (10.96%) Finance
3 4 (5.48%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 41 (56.16%) Developer
2 29 (39.73%) Senior Developer
3 19 (26.03%) .NET Developer
4 16 (21.92%) Senior .NET Developer
5 13 (17.81%) Architect
6 12 (16.44%) VB.NET Developer
7 11 (15.07%) Senior VB.NET Developer
8 9 (12.33%) Senior VB Developer
8 9 (12.33%) Senior VB6 Developer
8 9 (12.33%) VB Developer
8 9 (12.33%) VB6 Developer
9 7 (9.59%) Software Engineer
10 6 (8.22%) Information Security Architect
10 6 (8.22%) Security Architect
11 5 (6.85%) Automation Tester
11 5 (6.85%) Systems Architect
11 5 (6.85%) Tester
12 4 (5.48%) Java Developer
12 4 (5.48%) Project Manager
12 4 (5.48%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (49.32%) .NET
2 31 (42.47%) CSS
3 27 (36.99%) jQuery
4 24 (32.88%) Web Services
5 22 (30.14%) HTML
6 21 (28.77%) ASP.NET
6 21 (28.77%) ASP.NET MVC
7 15 (20.55%) Sass
8 14 (19.18%) .NET Framework
8 14 (19.18%) Ajax
8 14 (19.18%) ASP.NET Core
8 14 (19.18%) ASP.NET Web API
8 14 (19.18%) Entity Framework
8 14 (19.18%) WCF
9 11 (15.07%) RESTful
9 11 (15.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 10 (13.70%) JSON
11 9 (12.33%) HTML5 Canvas
11 9 (12.33%) XML
12 7 (9.59%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 35 (47.95%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (21.92%) EPoS
3 15 (20.55%) Mobile App
4 9 (12.33%) Self-Motivation
5 7 (9.59%) Management Information System
6 5 (6.85%) e-Learning
7 3 (4.11%) User Experience
8 2 (2.74%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (1.37%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.85%) Windows
2 1 (1.37%) Android
2 1 (1.37%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.37%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (75.34%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (49.32%) Problem-Solving
3 28 (38.36%) Time Management
4 25 (34.25%) IT Strategy
5 23 (31.51%) MVC
6 19 (26.03%) Test Automation
7 15 (20.55%) Mobile Application Development
7 15 (20.55%) Unit Testing
8 14 (19.18%) Microservices
8 14 (19.18%) Performance Tuning
8 14 (19.18%) SOA
8 14 (19.18%) User Acceptance Testing
9 13 (17.81%) OO
9 13 (17.81%) Scrum
10 11 (15.07%) Line Management
10 11 (15.07%) Mentoring
11 10 (13.70%) E-Commerce
11 10 (13.70%) Kanban
12 9 (12.33%) Software Engineering
13 7 (9.59%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 31 (42.47%) SQL
2 20 (27.40%) T-SQL
3 19 (26.03%) C#
4 17 (23.29%) JavaScript
5 12 (16.44%) VB.NET
6 9 (12.33%) VB
6 9 (12.33%) VB6
7 4 (5.48%) Java
7 4 (5.48%) Python
8 3 (4.11%) ABAP
9 2 (2.74%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 1 (1.37%) Apple Swift
10 1 (1.37%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.37%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (8.22%) CISSP
1 6 (8.22%) SSCP
2 2 (2.74%) TOGAF Certification
3 1 (1.37%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (8.22%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.74%) GDPR
2 2 (2.74%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.48%) Docker
2 1 (1.37%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.37%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.37%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (1.37%) SCCM
1 1 (1.37%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (24.66%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.85%) Atlassian
2 5 (6.85%) SAP
3 4 (5.48%) IBM
3 4 (5.48%) Twitter
4 2 (2.74%) Tableau