Period
to

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 6 months to 15 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
England > North East
6 months to
15 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 68 59 71
Rank change year-on-year -9 +12 +16
Permanent jobs citing Retail 43 40 10
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 3.01% 3.42% 1.33%
As % of the General category 6.62% 7.48% 3.08%
Number of salaries quoted 38 13 10
10th Percentile £32,500 £24,300 -
25th Percentile £40,313 £25,000 £38,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £67,500 £37,500 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +80.00% -11.76% -3.41%
75th Percentile £77,500 £48,172 £48,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £66,025 £48,200
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +1.85%

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 the North East with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 650 535 325
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 45.52% 45.69% 43.16%
Number of salaries quoted 447 354 263
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,575 £26,750
25th Percentile £37,500 £29,625 £31,455
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £40,000 £41,000
Median % change year-on-year +18.75% -2.44% +0.21%
75th Percentile £67,500 £53,250 £52,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £61,250 £63,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% - +9.52%

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Retail as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Retail in the North East

Retail
Salary Trend in the North East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Retail in the North East.

Salary trend for Retail in the North East

Retail
Salary Histogram in the North East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Retail in the North East over the 6 months to 15 August 2022.

Salary histogram for Retail in the North East

Retail
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the North East region over the 6 months to 15 August 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
Tyne and Wear 0 32 £67,500 +54.29% 13
Durham -7 7 £30,300 +23.67% 11
Northumberland - 3 £75,000 -
Retail
England

For the 6 months to 15 August 2022, 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 North East region with a requirement for Retail.

1 23 (53.49%) Agile
2 15 (34.88%) Azure
2 15 (34.88%) DevOps
3 14 (32.56%) Public Sector
3 14 (32.56%) Finance
4 13 (30.23%) AWS
4 13 (30.23%) CI/CD
4 13 (30.23%) Kubernetes
5 11 (25.58%) Ansible
5 11 (25.58%) Docker
5 11 (25.58%) Jenkins
5 11 (25.58%) Terraform
5 11 (25.58%) Azure DevOps
5 11 (25.58%) Infrastructure as Code
5 11 (25.58%) Python
5 11 (25.58%) Project Management
6 10 (23.26%) SQL
7 9 (20.93%) GCP
7 9 (20.93%) GitLab
7 9 (20.93%) CircleCI
7 9 (20.93%) DataOps
7 9 (20.93%) Platform Engineering
7 9 (20.93%) Configuration Management
7 9 (20.93%) Bash
7 9 (20.93%) Puppet
7 9 (20.93%) PowerShell
7 9 (20.93%) YAML
8 8 (18.60%) Java
8 8 (18.60%) Azure AKS
8 8 (18.60%) Amazon EKS

Retail
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 (2.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Magento
1 1 (2.33%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 15 (34.88%) Azure
2 13 (30.23%) AWS
3 11 (25.58%) Azure DevOps
4 9 (20.93%) GCP
5 8 (18.60%) Amazon EKS
5 8 (18.60%) Azure AKS
6 7 (16.28%) Amazon ECS
6 7 (16.28%) AWS CloudFormation
6 7 (16.28%) Azure Cosmos DB
6 7 (16.28%) GitHub
6 7 (16.28%) GitHub Actions
7 2 (4.65%) Amazon EMR
7 2 (4.65%) Amazon S3
7 2 (4.65%) Azure Data Factory
7 2 (4.65%) Azure Synapse Analytics
7 2 (4.65%) Microsoft 365
7 2 (4.65%) Power Platform
8 1 (2.33%) dbt
8 1 (2.33%) Serverless
8 1 (2.33%) Snowflake
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.28%) Azure SQL Database
1 7 (16.28%) Big Data
2 3 (6.98%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.65%) Amazon Athena
3 2 (4.65%) Data Lake
3 2 (4.65%) Electronic Patient Records
3 2 (4.65%) Power BI
4 1 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.33%) MySQL
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.33%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 11 (25.58%) Jenkins
2 9 (20.93%) CircleCI
2 9 (20.93%) GitLab
General
1 14 (32.56%) Finance
1 14 (32.56%) Public Sector
2 5 (11.63%) Social Skills
3 3 (6.98%) Legal
4 2 (4.65%) Documentation Skills
5 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.33%) Presentation Skills
5 1 (2.33%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (23.26%) AWS Engineer
1 10 (23.26%) Azure Engineer
2 9 (20.93%) DevOps Engineer
3 7 (16.28%) AWS DevOps
3 7 (16.28%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 7 (16.28%) Azure DevOps Engineer
3 7 (16.28%) Senior DevOps
3 7 (16.28%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 6 (13.95%) Project Manager
5 5 (11.63%) Analyst
6 4 (9.30%) Data Engineer
6 4 (9.30%) Designer
6 4 (9.30%) E-Commerce Designer
6 4 (9.30%) UI Designer
6 4 (9.30%) UI/UX Designer
6 4 (9.30%) UX Designer
7 3 (6.98%) Agile Project Manager
7 3 (6.98%) AWS Platform Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) Azure Platform Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (20.93%) YAML
2 3 (6.98%) .NET
3 2 (4.65%) Kafka
4 1 (2.33%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.33%) ARM Templates
4 1 (2.33%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (2.33%) Laravel
4 1 (2.33%) Lightning Web Components
4 1 (2.33%) React
4 1 (2.33%) Spring Boot
4 1 (2.33%) Symfony
4 1 (2.33%) Visualforce
4 1 (2.33%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.28%) Hybrid Cloud
2 5 (11.63%) User Experience
3 1 (2.33%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.33%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.33%) Windows
1 1 (2.33%) Windows 10
1 1 (2.33%) Windows 7
1 1 (2.33%) Windows 8
1 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (53.49%) Agile
2 15 (34.88%) DevOps
3 13 (30.23%) CI/CD
4 11 (25.58%) Infrastructure as Code
4 11 (25.58%) Project Management
5 9 (20.93%) Configuration Management
5 9 (20.93%) DataOps
5 9 (20.93%) Platform Engineering
6 7 (16.28%) Cybersecurity
6 7 (16.28%) Site Reliability Engineering
7 6 (13.95%) ITIL
8 5 (11.63%) E-Commerce
8 5 (11.63%) Project Delivery
9 4 (9.30%) Scrum
9 4 (9.30%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (9.30%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
9 4 (9.30%) UX Design
9 4 (9.30%) UX Research
10 3 (6.98%) Data Analysis
10 3 (6.98%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 11 (25.58%) Python
2 10 (23.26%) SQL
3 9 (20.93%) Bash
3 9 (20.93%) PowerShell
4 8 (18.60%) Java
5 7 (16.28%) Bicep
5 7 (16.28%) C#
5 7 (16.28%) Go
6 1 (2.33%) Apex Code
6 1 (2.33%) PHP
6 1 (2.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (6.98%) Degree
2 2 (4.65%) DBS Check
2 2 (4.65%) TOGAF Certification
3 1 (2.33%) MCSE
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) PMO
1 2 (4.65%) QA
1 2 (4.65%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (25.58%) Docker
2 3 (6.98%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (30.23%) Kubernetes
2 11 (25.58%) Ansible
2 11 (25.58%) Terraform
3 9 (20.93%) Puppet
4 2 (4.65%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (9.30%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.98%) ServiceNow
2 3 (6.98%) Wonderware
3 2 (4.65%) AVEVA
3 2 (4.65%) Databricks
3 2 (4.65%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.33%) Cisco
4 1 (2.33%) WooCommerce