Period
to 23 October 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in permanent job vacancies advertised in Luton. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 6 months to 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
Bedfordshire > Luton
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 1 7
Rank change year-on-year -25 +6 +10
Permanent jobs citing Retail 37 109 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 8.71% 27.18% 17.09%
As % of the General category 29.84% 51.42% 41.70%
Number of salaries quoted 48 35 73
Luton median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -22.22% +42.11%
10th Percentile £57,500 £33,000 £42,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £75,750 £96,250
Bedfordshire median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% -8.33% +9.09%

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 Luton with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Luton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 124 212 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 29.18% 52.87% 40.98%
Number of salaries quoted 96 110 212
Luton median annual salary £66,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.00% -4.76% +23.53%
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,125 £28,000
90th Percentile £86,250 £72,500 £87,500
Bedfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +15.79% -5.00% +11.11%

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

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

Job vacancy trend for Retail in Luton

Retail
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Salary trend for Retail in Luton

Retail
Salary Histogram in Luton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Retail in Luton over the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Retail in Luton

For the 6 months to 23 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 Luton region with a requirement for Retail.

1 14 (37.84%) Finance
1 14 (37.84%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (35.14%) E-Commerce
3 12 (32.43%) Big Data
4 11 (29.73%) Java
5 10 (27.03%) Hadoop
6 8 (21.62%) Problem Management
6 8 (21.62%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (21.62%) ITIL
6 8 (21.62%) SLA
6 8 (21.62%) Service Management
7 7 (18.92%) Scrum
7 7 (18.92%) Oracle
7 7 (18.92%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (16.22%) Line Management
8 6 (16.22%) Matrix Management
9 5 (13.51%) RDBMS
9 5 (13.51%) Unix
9 5 (13.51%) Relational Database
10 4 (10.81%) DevOps
10 4 (10.81%) Impala
10 4 (10.81%) Mentoring
10 4 (10.81%) Apache Spark
10 4 (10.81%) AngularJS
10 4 (10.81%) Analytics
10 4 (10.81%) Apache Hive
10 4 (10.81%) Test Strategy
10 4 (10.81%) Hibernate
10 4 (10.81%) Test Automation
10 4 (10.81%) HTML5

Retail
Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton 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 (10.81%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (32.43%) Big Data
2 10 (27.03%) Hadoop
3 5 (13.51%) RDBMS
3 5 (13.51%) Relational Database
4 4 (10.81%) Apache Hive
4 4 (10.81%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (10.81%) Impala
5 3 (8.11%) Oracle Database
5 3 (8.11%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (8.11%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (8.11%) Oracle Database 12c
5 3 (8.11%) Oracle Exadata
6 2 (5.41%) Apache Kudu
6 2 (5.41%) OLTP
6 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Oracle APEX
1 3 (8.11%) Subversion
2 1 (2.70%) Axure RP
General
1 14 (37.84%) Finance
2 3 (8.11%) Automotive
2 3 (8.11%) Publishing
3 2 (5.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (21.62%) Operations Manager
1 8 (21.62%) Service Manager
1 8 (21.62%) Service Operations Manager
2 6 (16.22%) Big Data Manager
2 6 (16.22%) Programme Manager
3 4 (10.81%) Developer
3 4 (10.81%) J2EE Developer
3 4 (10.81%) Java Developer
3 4 (10.81%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 4 (10.81%) Senior Developer
3 4 (10.81%) Senior J2EE Developer
3 4 (10.81%) Senior Java Developer
3 4 (10.81%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
3 4 (10.81%) Software Manager
3 4 (10.81%) Software Test Manager
3 4 (10.81%) Test Manager
4 3 (8.11%) IT Manager
4 3 (8.11%) Oracle DBA
4 3 (8.11%) Portfolio Manager
4 3 (8.11%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.81%) AngularJS
1 4 (10.81%) CSS
1 4 (10.81%) Hibernate
1 4 (10.81%) HTML
1 4 (10.81%) HTML5
1 4 (10.81%) J2EE
1 4 (10.81%) Spring
2 3 (8.11%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 2 (5.41%) Kafka
4 1 (2.70%) .NET
4 1 (2.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (18.92%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.41%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.70%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.70%) FMCG
4 1 (2.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.51%) Unix
2 4 (10.81%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (37.84%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (35.14%) E-Commerce
3 8 (21.62%) ITIL
3 8 (21.62%) Problem Management
3 8 (21.62%) Service Management
4 7 (18.92%) Scrum
5 6 (16.22%) Line Management
5 6 (16.22%) Matrix Management
6 4 (10.81%) Analytics
6 4 (10.81%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (10.81%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (10.81%) DevOps
6 4 (10.81%) Mentoring
6 4 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (10.81%) Test Automation
6 4 (10.81%) Test Management
6 4 (10.81%) Test Strategy
7 3 (8.11%) Logistics
7 3 (8.11%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (8.11%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (29.73%) Java
2 4 (10.81%) Python
2 4 (10.81%) Shell Script
3 3 (8.11%) Korn
3 3 (8.11%) PL/SQL
3 3 (8.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) ISEB
1 4 (10.81%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (21.62%) SLA
2 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 3 (8.11%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (5.41%) Apache Flume
2 2 (5.41%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) Data Guard
1 3 (8.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 3 (8.11%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (5.41%) Oozie
Vendors
1 7 (18.92%) Oracle
2 2 (5.41%) Cloudera
3 1 (2.70%) SAP