The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in permanent job vacancies advertised in Maidstone. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
Kent / Maidstone
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 21 30
Permanent jobs citing Retail 0 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidstone - 1.45% 2.36%
As % of the General category - 2.94% 9.38%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Median salary - £85,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +142.85%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.26% -  

Retail is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Maidstone with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Maidstone
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 24 34 32
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Maidstone 33.33% 49.28% 25.20%
Number of salaries quoted 23 33 28
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.64% +11.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £31,000 £32,550
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £59,250 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Maidstone

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Maidstone citing Retail as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Retail in Maidstone

Retail
Salary Trend in Maidstone

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

Salary trend for Retail in Maidstone

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

1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
1 2 (66.67%) LINQ
1 2 (66.67%) Entity Framework
2 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Electronics
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) SAP

Retail
Co-occurring IT Skills in Maidstone 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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Implementation Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Payments Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Solutions Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) Entity Framework
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) SAP