Period
to 22 July 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 22 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
Bedfordshire > Luton
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 18 1 2
Rank change year-on-year -17 +1 +23
Permanent jobs citing Retail 54 142 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 12.59% 28.63% 22.48%
As % of the General category 46.15% 58.92% 47.70%
Number of salaries quoted 31 27 101
Luton median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% -8.33% +100.00%
10th Percentile £47,250 £41,250 £42,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £70,000 £87,500
Bedfordshire median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% -8.33% +71.43%

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 117 241 304
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 27.27% 48.59% 47.13%
Number of salaries quoted 84 92 231
Luton median annual salary £60,750 £50,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.50% -13.04% +27.78%
10th Percentile £29,675 £27,550 £27,750
90th Percentile £83,000 £67,500 £80,000
Bedfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +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 22 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Retail in Luton

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 20 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (33.33%) ITIL
2 18 (33.33%) Release Management
3 15 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (27.78%) SDLC
3 15 (27.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 13 (24.07%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (24.07%) Degree
5 12 (22.22%) Management Information System
6 11 (20.37%) Finance
6 11 (20.37%) PRINCE2
6 11 (20.37%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (18.52%) Service Management
7 10 (18.52%) Service Delivery
7 10 (18.52%) SaaS
7 10 (18.52%) DevOps
8 9 (16.67%) Big Data
8 9 (16.67%) Logistics
9 8 (14.81%) Business Analysis
9 8 (14.81%) Computer Science
10 7 (12.96%) Mathematics
10 7 (12.96%) ITIL V3
10 7 (12.96%) Project Management
10 7 (12.96%) Service Design
10 7 (12.96%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
10 7 (12.96%) Acceptance Criteria
10 7 (12.96%) Collaborative Working
11 6 (11.11%) Decision-Making
11 6 (11.11%) Python
11 6 (11.11%) Change Management

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 5 (9.26%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 10 (18.52%) SaaS
2 5 (9.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.26%) Firewall
2 1 (1.85%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.67%) Big Data
2 5 (9.26%) Apache Hive
2 5 (9.26%) Hadoop
2 5 (9.26%) Impala
3 3 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (5.56%) Oracle Database
3 3 (5.56%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (5.56%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (5.56%) Oracle Exadata
3 3 (5.56%) RDBMS
3 3 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (9.26%) JIRA
2 3 (5.56%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (5.56%) Subversion
General
1 11 (20.37%) Finance
2 3 (5.56%) Automotive
2 3 (5.56%) Publishing
3 1 (1.85%) Legal
3 1 (1.85%) Marketing
3 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (22.22%) Service Manager
2 11 (20.37%) Release Manager
3 7 (12.96%) Service Transition Manager
3 7 (12.96%) Transition Manager
4 6 (11.11%) Programme Manager
5 5 (9.26%) Applications Manager
5 5 (9.26%) Data Engineer
5 5 (9.26%) Web Manager
6 4 (7.41%) Analyst
6 4 (7.41%) Big Data Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Business Analyst
6 4 (7.41%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 4 (7.41%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
6 4 (7.41%) Technical Manager
7 3 (5.56%) DBA
7 3 (5.56%) Oracle DBA
7 3 (5.56%) Portfolio Manager
8 2 (3.70%) EPoS Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) IT Manager
8 2 (3.70%) Performance Tuning DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.56%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 15 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
1 15 (27.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 12 (22.22%) Management Information System
3 8 (14.81%) Computer Science
4 6 (11.11%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.70%) EPoS
6 1 (1.85%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.85%) FMCG
6 1 (1.85%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.41%) Unix
2 3 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (33.33%) ITIL
2 18 (33.33%) Release Management
3 15 (27.78%) SDLC
4 13 (24.07%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (20.37%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (20.37%) PRINCE2
6 10 (18.52%) DevOps
6 10 (18.52%) Service Delivery
6 10 (18.52%) Service Management
7 9 (16.67%) Logistics
8 8 (14.81%) Business Analysis
9 7 (12.96%) Acceptance Criteria
9 7 (12.96%) Collaborative Working
9 7 (12.96%) ITIL V3
9 7 (12.96%) Mathematics
9 7 (12.96%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
9 7 (12.96%) Project Management
9 7 (12.96%) Service Design
10 6 (11.11%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.11%) Python
2 5 (9.26%) Shell Script
3 4 (7.41%) Java
4 3 (5.56%) Korn
4 3 (5.56%) PL/SQL
4 3 (5.56%) SQL
5 1 (1.85%) C++
5 1 (1.85%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (24.07%) Degree
2 6 (11.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 5 (9.26%) CISSP
3 5 (9.26%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (1.85%) DBS Check
4 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.26%) PCI DSS
1 5 (9.26%) SLA
2 1 (1.85%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (5.56%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (5.56%) Data Guard
1 3 (5.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 3 (5.56%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 5 (9.26%) Cloudera
2 3 (5.56%) Oracle
3 1 (1.85%) Dell
3 1 (1.85%) HP
3 1 (1.85%) IBM
3 1 (1.85%) Toshiba