Period
to 17 November 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 6 months to 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 29 20 5
Rank change year-on-year -9 -15 +1
Permanent jobs citing Retail 92 86 341
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 9.78% 9.26% 23.37%
As % of the General category 25.56% 24.86% 57.31%
Number of salaries quoted 83 81 284
Leicestershire median annual salary £52,500 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% -17.65% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £20,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £57,500
East Midlands median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.44% - +12.50%

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 Leicestershire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Leicestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 360 346 595
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 38.26% 37.24% 40.78%
Number of salaries quoted 284 291 466
Leicestershire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.41% -2.35% +6.25%

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Retail in Leicestershire

Retail
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Salary trend for Retail in Leicestershire

Retail
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Retail in Leicestershire over the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Retail in Leicestershire

Retail
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the Leicestershire region over the 6 months to 17 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -3 71 £55,000 +57.14% 25
Market Harborough +11 8 £16,000 -50.77% 3
Hinckley -8 1 £36,500 -54.38%
Coalville - 1 £21,500 -
Loughborough - 1 £32,500 - 1
Retail
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Retail.

1 58 (63.04%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (47.83%) SQL Server
3 41 (44.57%) .NET
4 36 (39.13%) Analytical Skills
5 33 (35.87%) SQL
6 32 (34.78%) CSS
6 32 (34.78%) Problem-Solving
7 30 (32.61%) jQuery
8 28 (30.43%) Time Management
8 28 (30.43%) MVC
9 26 (28.26%) Web Services
9 26 (28.26%) C#
9 26 (28.26%) ASP.NET
10 24 (26.09%) ASP.NET MVC
10 24 (26.09%) IT Strategy
11 23 (25.00%) Test Automation
11 23 (25.00%) HTML
12 20 (21.74%) T-SQL
12 20 (21.74%) Microsoft
13 18 (19.57%) Microsoft Azure
14 17 (18.48%) Unit Testing
14 17 (18.48%) Microservices
14 17 (18.48%) Mobile App
14 17 (18.48%) Mobile Application Development
14 17 (18.48%) JavaScript
14 17 (18.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 17 (18.48%) Ajax
15 16 (17.39%) .NET Framework
15 16 (17.39%) Automotive
15 16 (17.39%) EPoS

Retail
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 (2.17%) Confluence
2 1 (1.09%) Apache
2 1 (1.09%) IIS
2 1 (1.09%) nginx
2 1 (1.09%) SAS
2 1 (1.09%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.09%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.09%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.09%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.09%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 18 (19.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.35%) SaaS
3 3 (3.26%) IaaS
3 3 (3.26%) PaaS
4 2 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.09%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.09%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.09%) BrowserStack
5 1 (1.09%) Office 365
5 1 (1.09%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.52%) Firewall
1 6 (6.52%) Wireless
2 3 (3.26%) Internet
3 1 (1.09%) DHCP
3 1 (1.09%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (47.83%) SQL Server
2 17 (18.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (3.26%) Power BI
3 3 (3.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.17%) MySQL
5 1 (1.09%) Big Data
5 1 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.09%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.09%) MariaDB
5 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (8.70%) JIRA
2 7 (7.61%) Cucumber
2 7 (7.61%) Selenium
3 3 (3.26%) LSMW
3 3 (3.26%) Octopus Deploy
3 3 (3.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (3.26%) TeamCity
3 3 (3.26%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (2.17%) Bitbucket
4 2 (2.17%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.09%) Ant
5 1 (1.09%) DbUnit
5 1 (1.09%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.09%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.09%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.09%) PHPUnit
5 1 (1.09%) Subversion
General
1 16 (17.39%) Automotive
2 6 (6.52%) Finance
3 4 (4.35%) Marketing
4 1 (1.09%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.09%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 40 (43.48%) Developer
2 25 (27.17%) Senior Developer
3 21 (22.83%) .NET Developer
4 16 (17.39%) Senior .NET Developer
5 14 (15.22%) Architect
6 11 (11.96%) Senior VB.NET Developer
6 11 (11.96%) VB.NET Developer
7 9 (9.78%) Senior VB Developer
7 9 (9.78%) Senior VB6 Developer
7 9 (9.78%) VB Developer
7 9 (9.78%) VB6 Developer
8 7 (7.61%) Analyst
8 7 (7.61%) Software Engineer
9 6 (6.52%) Automation Tester
9 6 (6.52%) Information Security Architect
9 6 (6.52%) Security Architect
9 6 (6.52%) Systems Architect
9 6 (6.52%) Tester
10 5 (5.43%) IT Assistant
11 4 (4.35%) Digital Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (44.57%) .NET
2 32 (34.78%) CSS
3 30 (32.61%) jQuery
4 26 (28.26%) ASP.NET
4 26 (28.26%) Web Services
5 24 (26.09%) ASP.NET MVC
6 23 (25.00%) HTML
7 17 (18.48%) Ajax
8 16 (17.39%) .NET Framework
8 16 (17.39%) ASP.NET Web API
8 16 (17.39%) Sass
9 15 (16.30%) ASP.NET Core
9 15 (16.30%) Entity Framework
9 15 (16.30%) WCF
10 12 (13.04%) JSON
10 12 (13.04%) RESTful
11 11 (11.96%) XML
12 9 (9.78%) HTML5 Canvas
13 8 (8.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 4 (4.35%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 36 (39.13%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (18.48%) Mobile App
3 16 (17.39%) EPoS
4 14 (15.22%) Self-Motivation
5 6 (6.52%) e-Learning
5 6 (6.52%) Management Information System
5 6 (6.52%) User Experience
6 5 (5.43%) Driving Licence
7 3 (3.26%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (1.09%) Clustering
8 1 (1.09%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.09%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.52%) Windows
2 2 (2.17%) Android
2 2 (2.17%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.17%) Linux
2 2 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.09%) Amazon Linux
3 1 (1.09%) CentOS
3 1 (1.09%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (63.04%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (34.78%) Problem-Solving
3 28 (30.43%) MVC
3 28 (30.43%) Time Management
4 24 (26.09%) IT Strategy
5 23 (25.00%) Test Automation
6 17 (18.48%) Microservices
6 17 (18.48%) Mobile Application Development
6 17 (18.48%) Unit Testing
7 15 (16.30%) Performance Tuning
7 15 (16.30%) SOA
7 15 (16.30%) User Acceptance Testing
8 14 (15.22%) Mentoring
9 12 (13.04%) Line Management
10 11 (11.96%) Kanban
11 10 (10.87%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (10.87%) E-Commerce
11 10 (10.87%) Scrum
12 9 (9.78%) OO
12 9 (9.78%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 33 (35.87%) SQL
2 26 (28.26%) C#
3 20 (21.74%) T-SQL
4 17 (18.48%) JavaScript
5 14 (15.22%) VB.NET
6 9 (9.78%) VB
6 9 (9.78%) VB6
7 4 (4.35%) PowerShell
8 3 (3.26%) ABAP
9 2 (2.17%) Apple Swift
9 2 (2.17%) Objective-C
9 2 (2.17%) PHP
10 1 (1.09%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.09%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 6 (6.52%) CISSP
1 6 (6.52%) SSCP
2 2 (2.17%) TOGAF Certification
3 1 (1.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (6.52%) PCI DSS
1 6 (6.52%) QA
2 2 (2.17%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (2.17%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.09%) Docker
2 1 (1.09%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.09%) Ansible
1 1 (1.09%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (1.09%) SCCM
1 1 (1.09%) SCOM
Vendors
1 20 (21.74%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.61%) SAP
3 6 (6.52%) Atlassian
4 5 (5.43%) IBM
5 1 (1.09%) Google
5 1 (1.09%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.09%) Tableau
5 1 (1.09%) Twitter
5 1 (1.09%) VMware
5 1 (1.09%) Zend