Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
Bedfordshire > Luton
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 11 16
Rank change year-on-year +10 +5 +21
Permanent jobs citing Retail 97 98 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 24.56% 13.76% 9.68%
As % of the General category 47.09% 36.98% 28.99%
Number of salaries quoted 37 63 41
Luton median annual salary £52,500 £67,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.22% +68.75% -11.11%
10th Percentile £32,500 £42,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,750 £96,250 £75,000
Bedfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £57,000
% change year-on-year -8.33% +5.26% +29.55%

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 206 265 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 52.15% 37.22% 33.39%
Number of salaries quoted 126 216 161
Luton median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +17.65% -15.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,750 £26,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £86,750 £73,750
Bedfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -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 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Retail in Luton

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing Retail also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Luton region with a requirement for Retail.

1 52 (53.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 37 (38.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 35 (36.08%) SQL
4 33 (34.02%) E-Commerce
4 33 (34.02%) Analytical Skills
5 31 (31.96%) Marketing
6 25 (25.77%) Analytics
7 23 (23.71%) Degree
7 23 (23.71%) Finance
7 23 (23.71%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (23.71%) Web Services
7 23 (23.71%) Strategic Thinking
8 22 (22.68%) Amazon AWS
9 21 (21.65%) Tableau
10 20 (20.62%) Oracle
11 19 (19.59%) Change Management
12 18 (18.56%) SQL Server
12 18 (18.56%) Java
12 18 (18.56%) Apache Hive
12 18 (18.56%) Hadoop
12 18 (18.56%) Machine Learning
12 18 (18.56%) Big Data
12 18 (18.56%) Yield Management
12 18 (18.56%) Impala
12 18 (18.56%) Apache Spark
13 16 (16.49%) Line Management
13 16 (16.49%) User Acceptance Testing
13 16 (16.49%) Customer Analytics
13 16 (16.49%) SOA
13 16 (16.49%) TOGAF

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 18 (18.56%) Apache Spark
2 11 (11.34%) CMS
2 11 (11.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 11 (11.34%) SAS
3 9 (9.28%) JBoss
4 4 (4.12%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (4.12%) nginx
4 4 (4.12%) WildFly
5 3 (3.09%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (3.09%) SharePoint
5 3 (3.09%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (3.09%) EngageOne
1 3 (3.09%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (3.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (5.15%) Unica
2 4 (4.12%) SAP Hybris
3 3 (3.09%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 22 (22.68%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (7.22%) Amazon EMR
2 7 (7.22%) Amazon Kinesis
3 5 (5.15%) Silverpop
4 2 (2.06%) Adobe Analytics
4 2 (2.06%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.09%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (18.56%) Apache Hive
1 18 (18.56%) Big Data
1 18 (18.56%) Hadoop
1 18 (18.56%) Impala
1 18 (18.56%) SQL Server
2 14 (14.43%) RDBMS
2 14 (14.43%) Relational Database
3 11 (11.34%) MongoDB
3 11 (11.34%) NoSQL
4 10 (10.31%) Oracle Exadata
5 9 (9.28%) MySQL
6 7 (7.22%) Amazon Redshift
6 7 (7.22%) Redis
7 6 (6.19%) OLAP
7 6 (6.19%) OLTP
7 6 (6.19%) Oracle Database
7 6 (6.19%) Oracle OLAP
8 4 (4.12%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (4.12%) MariaDB
8 4 (4.12%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 4 (4.12%) Git (software)
1 4 (4.12%) Selenium
2 3 (3.09%) PHPUnit
2 3 (3.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (3.09%) Vagrant
3 1 (1.03%) Bugzilla
3 1 (1.03%) JIRA
3 1 (1.03%) JMeter
3 1 (1.03%) Testopia
General
1 31 (31.96%) Marketing
2 23 (23.71%) Finance
3 7 (7.22%) Telecoms
4 5 (5.15%) Banking
5 3 (3.09%) Games
5 3 (3.09%) German Language
6 2 (2.06%) Front Office
6 2 (2.06%) Hindi Language
6 2 (2.06%) Polish Language
6 2 (2.06%) Publishing
6 2 (2.06%) Urdu Language
7 1 (1.03%) Billing
Job Titles
1 28 (28.87%) Analyst
2 21 (21.65%) Architect
3 14 (14.43%) Business Analyst
4 13 (13.40%) Solutions Architect
5 12 (12.37%) Consultant
5 12 (12.37%) SQL Analyst
6 11 (11.34%) Analytics Consultant
6 11 (11.34%) Data Analytics Consultant
6 11 (11.34%) Data Consultant
6 11 (11.34%) SAS Consultant
7 10 (10.31%) Lead Business Analyst
8 9 (9.28%) Analytics Manager
9 8 (8.25%) Data Manager
10 7 (7.22%) Oracle Analyst
10 7 (7.22%) Portfolio Manager
10 7 (7.22%) Senior Analyst
10 7 (7.22%) Test Manager
11 6 (6.19%) Data Analytics Manager
11 6 (6.19%) Database Analyst
12 5 (5.15%) Senior SAS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (23.71%) Web Services
2 12 (12.37%) JSON
3 10 (10.31%) HTML
4 9 (9.28%) EJB
4 9 (9.28%) JDBC
4 9 (9.28%) JPA
4 9 (9.28%) Servlets
4 9 (9.28%) SOAP
4 9 (9.28%) Spring
5 8 (8.25%) Java EE
5 8 (8.25%) REST
6 7 (7.22%) scikit-learn
6 7 (7.22%) TensorFlow
7 5 (5.15%) CSS
8 4 (4.12%) HTML5
8 4 (4.12%) JMS
8 4 (4.12%) Symfony
9 3 (3.09%) CSS3
9 3 (3.09%) jQuery
9 3 (3.09%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 52 (53.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 33 (34.02%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (7.22%) Computer Science
4 5 (5.15%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.06%) Linked Data
5 2 (2.06%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.06%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.03%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.03%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 12 (12.37%) Windows
2 8 (8.25%) Linux
3 3 (3.09%) Mac OS X
4 2 (2.06%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.03%) Android
5 1 (1.03%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (38.14%) Stakeholder Management
2 33 (34.02%) E-Commerce
3 25 (25.77%) Analytics
4 23 (23.71%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (23.71%) Strategic Thinking
5 19 (19.59%) Change Management
6 18 (18.56%) Machine Learning
6 18 (18.56%) Yield Management
7 16 (16.49%) Customer Analytics
7 16 (16.49%) Line Management
7 16 (16.49%) SOA
7 16 (16.49%) TOGAF
7 16 (16.49%) User Acceptance Testing
8 15 (15.46%) Data Visualisation
8 15 (15.46%) Visualisation
9 14 (14.43%) Continuous Improvement
9 14 (14.43%) ETL
9 14 (14.43%) Personalization
10 13 (13.40%) Portfolio Management
10 13 (13.40%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 35 (36.08%) SQL
2 18 (18.56%) Java
3 11 (11.34%) MATLAB
3 11 (11.34%) Python
3 11 (11.34%) R
4 6 (6.19%) JavaScript
4 6 (6.19%) PL/SQL
5 4 (4.12%) PHP
6 3 (3.09%) PHP 5
7 2 (2.06%) C
8 1 (1.03%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 23 (23.71%) Degree
2 12 (12.37%) ISEB
3 11 (11.34%) Numerate Degree
4 6 (6.19%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (2.06%) CISSP
6 1 (1.03%) CISA
6 1 (1.03%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (1.03%) CRISC
6 1 (1.03%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.03%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (12.37%) Data Quality
2 7 (7.22%) QA
3 6 (6.19%) PMO
4 1 (1.03%) COBIT
4 1 (1.03%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.03%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (11.34%) Apache Flume
2 6 (6.19%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (3.09%) Docker
4 1 (1.03%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 3 (3.09%) Dollar Universe
2 1 (1.03%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 21 (21.65%) Tableau
2 20 (20.62%) Oracle
3 7 (7.22%) Cloudera
4 6 (6.19%) IBM
4 6 (6.19%) Informatica
4 6 (6.19%) SAP
5 5 (5.15%) TIBCO
6 4 (4.12%) hybris
6 4 (4.12%) Pega
7 3 (3.09%) CA
7 3 (3.09%) Microsoft
7 3 (3.09%) OpenText
7 3 (3.09%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (3.09%) Selligent
8 2 (2.06%) Adobe
8 2 (2.06%) Ensighten
9 1 (1.03%) CA Agile Central
9 1 (1.03%) Plumtree