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

Retailing
Bedfordshire > Luton
6 months to
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 7 4 8
Rank change year-on-year -3 +4 +16
Permanent jobs citing Retail 59 88 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 16.86% 16.21% 16.56%
As % of the General category 40.97% 45.13% 37.64%
Number of salaries quoted 38 37 67
Luton median annual salary £57,500 £65,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.54% -3.70% +125.00%
10th Percentile £20,025 £41,250 £43,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £82,500 £87,500
Bedfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £65,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year -15.38% -3.70% +125.00%

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 144 195 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 41.14% 35.91% 43.98%
Number of salaries quoted 118 126 199
Luton median annual salary £56,250 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% - +22.22%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £83,750 £75,000
Bedfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £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 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Retail in Luton

For the 6 months to 22 April 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 (33.90%) ITIL
1 20 (33.90%) Release Management
2 19 (32.20%) Management Information System
2 19 (32.20%) SDLC
3 18 (30.51%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (28.81%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (25.42%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (25.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 15 (25.42%) Degree
6 12 (20.34%) Finance
6 12 (20.34%) PRINCE2
7 10 (16.95%) Service Management
7 10 (16.95%) Service Delivery
7 10 (16.95%) Computer Science
7 10 (16.95%) SaaS
7 10 (16.95%) DevOps
8 9 (15.25%) ITIL V3
8 9 (15.25%) Service Design
8 9 (15.25%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
8 9 (15.25%) Acceptance Criteria
8 9 (15.25%) Collaborative Working
9 8 (13.56%) Data Modelling
10 7 (11.86%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (11.86%) Mathematics
11 6 (10.17%) User Acceptance Testing
11 6 (10.17%) PCI DSS
11 6 (10.17%) Business Analysis
11 6 (10.17%) Logistics
11 6 (10.17%) Information Security Governance
11 6 (10.17%) Big Data

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 (6.78%) JBoss
1 4 (6.78%) WildFly
2 2 (3.39%) Apache Spark
2 2 (3.39%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (3.39%) nginx
2 2 (3.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (16.95%) SaaS
2 5 (8.47%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.69%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (1.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.17%) Firewall
2 1 (1.69%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.17%) Big Data
2 5 (8.47%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (6.78%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 4 (6.78%) Oracle Exadata
3 4 (6.78%) RDBMS
3 4 (6.78%) Relational Database
3 4 (6.78%) Snowflake Schema
4 2 (3.39%) Apache Hive
4 2 (3.39%) Hadoop
4 2 (3.39%) Impala
4 2 (3.39%) MariaDB
4 2 (3.39%) MySQL
5 1 (1.69%) Power BI
5 1 (1.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (8.47%) JIRA
2 2 (3.39%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.39%) Vagrant
3 1 (1.69%) PHPUnit
3 1 (1.69%) Selenium
General
1 12 (20.34%) Finance
2 1 (1.69%) Billing
2 1 (1.69%) Games
2 1 (1.69%) German Language
2 1 (1.69%) Legal
2 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (23.73%) Service Manager
2 11 (18.64%) Release Manager
3 9 (15.25%) Service Transition Manager
3 9 (15.25%) Transition Manager
4 7 (11.86%) Programme Manager
5 5 (8.47%) Analyst
5 5 (8.47%) Applications Manager
5 5 (8.47%) Architect
5 5 (8.47%) Business Analyst
5 5 (8.47%) Web Manager
6 4 (6.78%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 4 (6.78%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
6 4 (6.78%) Technical Manager
7 3 (5.08%) Developer
8 2 (3.39%) Data Engineer
8 2 (3.39%) EPoS Engineer
8 2 (3.39%) PHP Developer
8 2 (3.39%) Portfolio Manager
8 2 (3.39%) Product Architect
9 1 (1.69%) Big Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.78%) Java EE
1 4 (6.78%) Spring
2 2 (3.39%) CSS
2 2 (3.39%) HTML
2 2 (3.39%) jQuery
2 2 (3.39%) Sass
2 2 (3.39%) Symfony
3 1 (1.69%) CSS3
3 1 (1.69%) HTML5
3 1 (1.69%) LAMP
3 1 (1.69%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 19 (32.20%) Management Information System
2 18 (30.51%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (25.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 10 (16.95%) Computer Science
5 6 (10.17%) Data Centre
6 3 (5.08%) EPoS
7 2 (3.39%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (1.69%) Driving Licence
8 1 (1.69%) FMCG
8 1 (1.69%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.69%) Linux
1 1 (1.69%) Mac OS X
1 1 (1.69%) Unix
1 1 (1.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (33.90%) ITIL
1 20 (33.90%) Release Management
2 19 (32.20%) SDLC
3 17 (28.81%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (25.42%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (20.34%) PRINCE2
6 10 (16.95%) DevOps
6 10 (16.95%) Service Delivery
6 10 (16.95%) Service Management
7 9 (15.25%) Acceptance Criteria
7 9 (15.25%) Collaborative Working
7 9 (15.25%) ITIL V3
7 9 (15.25%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
7 9 (15.25%) Service Design
8 8 (13.56%) Data Modelling
9 7 (11.86%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (11.86%) Mathematics
10 6 (10.17%) Logistics
10 6 (10.17%) Penetration Testing
10 6 (10.17%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.47%) Java
2 3 (5.08%) JavaScript
2 3 (5.08%) Python
3 2 (3.39%) PHP
3 2 (3.39%) Shell Script
3 2 (3.39%) SQL
4 1 (1.69%) C++
4 1 (1.69%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 15 (25.42%) Degree
2 6 (10.17%) CISSP
2 6 (10.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 5 (8.47%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (1.69%) DBS Check
4 1 (1.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.17%) PCI DSS
2 5 (8.47%) SLA
3 1 (1.69%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (3.39%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (6.78%) Oracle
2 2 (3.39%) Cloudera
3 1 (1.69%) Dell
3 1 (1.69%) HP
3 1 (1.69%) IBM
3 1 (1.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.69%) Toshiba
3 1 (1.69%) Zend