Period
to 24 October 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North of England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 6 months to 24 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
England > North of England
6 months to
24 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 89 50 42
Rank change year-on-year -39 -8 +2
Permanent jobs citing Retail 235 895 1,272
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North of England 3.15% 4.95% 5.90%
As % of the General category 10.67% 14.69% 15.13%
Number of salaries quoted 220 643 1,053
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £22,000
90th Percentile £79,000 £75,000 £77,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £53,742 £52,500
% change year-on-year +2.34% +2.36% -

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 of England with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
North of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 2,202 6,092 8,409
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 29.51% 33.68% 39.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1,753 4,510 6,391
Median annual salary £48,314 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.36% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Retail in the North of England

Retail
Salary Trend in the North of England

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

Salary trend for Retail in the North of England

Retail
Salary Histogram in the North of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Retail in the North of England over the 6 months to 24 October 2020.

Salary histogram for Retail in the North of England

Retail
Job Locations in the North of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the North of England region over the 6 months to 24 October 2020. 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
Job
Vacancies
North West -18 173 £50,000 +11.11% 78
Yorkshire -35 55 £43,000 +7.50% 39
North East +21 7 £38,750 -32.61% 9
Retail
England

For the 6 months to 24 October 2020, 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 of England region with a requirement for Retail.

1 69 (29.36%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (25.53%) E-Commerce
3 46 (19.57%) JavaScript
4 41 (17.45%) Problem-Solving
5 36 (15.32%) PHP
6 35 (14.89%) Finance
7 34 (14.47%) SQL
8 31 (13.19%) HTML
9 30 (12.77%) User Experience
10 29 (12.34%) Mentoring
11 28 (11.91%) Microsoft
11 28 (11.91%) Marketing
12 27 (11.49%) .NET
12 27 (11.49%) MySQL
12 27 (11.49%) CSS
13 26 (11.06%) C#
13 26 (11.06%) Analytical Skills
14 24 (10.21%) Azure
15 23 (9.79%) DevOps
15 23 (9.79%) SQL Server
16 22 (9.36%) Analytics
17 21 (8.94%) Enterprise Architecture
18 19 (8.09%) Business Intelligence
18 19 (8.09%) Web Development
18 19 (8.09%) GitHub
18 19 (8.09%) Laravel
18 19 (8.09%) Coaching
18 19 (8.09%) Requirements Gathering
19 18 (7.66%) AWS
19 18 (7.66%) CRM

Retail
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North of England 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 7 (2.98%) nginx
2 6 (2.55%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (2.55%) WebSphere
3 4 (1.70%) Apache
3 4 (1.70%) SAS
4 3 (1.28%) Confluence
5 1 (0.43%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.43%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.43%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.43%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.43%) CMS
5 1 (0.43%) IIS
5 1 (0.43%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.43%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.43%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.43%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (1.70%) MS Visio
2 3 (1.28%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.85%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.43%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.43%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 17 (7.23%) Magento
2 10 (4.26%) Shopify
3 4 (1.70%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (1.70%) Social Studio
4 2 (0.85%) SAP CAR
4 2 (0.85%) SAP Hybris
4 2 (0.85%) SAP Retail
5 1 (0.43%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.43%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.43%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 24 (10.21%) Azure
2 19 (8.09%) GitHub
3 18 (7.66%) AWS
4 16 (6.81%) GCP
5 6 (2.55%) Yarn
6 4 (1.70%) Office 365
6 4 (1.70%) Salesforce Service Cloud
6 4 (1.70%) Serverless
7 3 (1.28%) AWS Lambda
7 3 (1.28%) Dynamics 365
7 3 (1.28%) npm
7 3 (1.28%) Power Platform
8 2 (0.85%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.85%) Trello
9 1 (0.43%) Akamai
9 1 (0.43%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.43%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.43%) Azure Data Factory
9 1 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.55%) Firewall
2 3 (1.28%) DHCP
2 3 (1.28%) DNS
2 3 (1.28%) SMS
2 3 (1.28%) WAN
2 3 (1.28%) Wireless
3 2 (0.85%) LAN
3 2 (0.85%) VLAN
3 2 (0.85%) VoIP
4 1 (0.43%) BGP
4 1 (0.43%) Internet
4 1 (0.43%) MPLS
4 1 (0.43%) OSPF
4 1 (0.43%) SNMP
4 1 (0.43%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.43%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (11.49%) MySQL
2 23 (9.79%) SQL Server
3 17 (7.23%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (4.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (3.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (3.40%) NoSQL
6 8 (3.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (1.70%) Data Mart
7 4 (1.70%) Redis
7 4 (1.70%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.28%) Power BI
8 3 (1.28%) Tableau
9 2 (0.85%) Big Data
9 2 (0.85%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (0.85%) Data Lake
9 2 (0.85%) OLAP
9 2 (0.85%) SAP Data Services
9 2 (0.85%) SAP HANA
9 2 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.43%) Informix
Development Applications
1 16 (6.81%) Git (software)
2 14 (5.96%) PHPUnit
3 8 (3.40%) Jenkins
4 7 (2.98%) JIRA
5 5 (2.13%) Ranorex
5 5 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (1.70%) Bitbucket
6 4 (1.70%) Grunt
6 4 (1.70%) gulp
6 4 (1.70%) Selenium
6 4 (1.70%) webpack
7 3 (1.28%) JMeter
7 3 (1.28%) TeamCity
8 2 (0.85%) Maven
8 2 (0.85%) Postman
8 2 (0.85%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.43%) Codeception
9 1 (0.43%) ERwin
9 1 (0.43%) LoadRunner
9 1 (0.43%) SoapUI
General
1 35 (14.89%) Finance
2 28 (11.91%) Marketing
3 4 (1.70%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.28%) Games
4 3 (1.28%) Law
5 2 (0.85%) Back Office
6 1 (0.43%) Advertising
6 1 (0.43%) Automotive
6 1 (0.43%) Banking
Job Titles
1 68 (28.94%) Developer
2 45 (19.15%) Architect
3 25 (10.64%) PHP Developer
4 21 (8.94%) Analyst
5 20 (8.51%) Solutions Architect
6 12 (5.11%) Data Architect
7 11 (4.68%) Web Developer
8 10 (4.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 10 (4.26%) Project Manager
9 9 (3.83%) Business Analyst
9 9 (3.83%) Software Engineer
9 9 (3.83%) Team Leader
10 8 (3.40%) Senior Developer
11 7 (2.98%) Data Modeller
11 7 (2.98%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 7 (2.98%) Java Developer
11 7 (2.98%) PHP Web Developer
11 7 (2.98%) Security Architect
11 7 (2.98%) Senior Software Engineer
11 7 (2.98%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (13.19%) HTML
2 27 (11.49%) .NET
2 27 (11.49%) CSS
3 19 (8.09%) Laravel
4 17 (7.23%) Middleware
5 14 (5.96%) React
6 13 (5.53%) AngularJS
6 13 (5.53%) Node.js
7 9 (3.83%) jQuery
7 9 (3.83%) REST
8 8 (3.40%) .NET Core
8 8 (3.40%) ASP.NET
8 8 (3.40%) LAMP
8 8 (3.40%) Sass
8 8 (3.40%) Vue.js
9 7 (2.98%) Symfony
10 6 (2.55%) RESTful
10 6 (2.55%) Spring
11 5 (2.13%) HTML5
11 5 (2.13%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 30 (12.77%) User Experience
2 26 (11.06%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (4.68%) Mobile App
4 9 (3.83%) Driving Licence
5 8 (3.40%) EPoS
6 7 (2.98%) Greenfield Project
7 6 (2.55%) Management Information System
8 5 (2.13%) Data Centre
9 3 (1.28%) Algorithms
9 3 (1.28%) Data Structures
9 3 (1.28%) NHS
9 3 (1.28%) Self-Motivation
10 2 (0.85%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.85%) FMCG
10 2 (0.85%) iPhone
10 2 (0.85%) Social Media
11 1 (0.43%) Hybrid Cloud
11 1 (0.43%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 17 (7.23%) Linux
2 13 (5.53%) Unix
3 11 (4.68%) Windows
4 7 (2.98%) Android
5 5 (2.13%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.70%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.85%) HPUX
8 1 (0.43%) CentOS
8 1 (0.43%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.43%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (29.36%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (25.53%) E-Commerce
3 41 (17.45%) Problem-Solving
4 29 (12.34%) Mentoring
5 23 (9.79%) DevOps
6 22 (9.36%) Analytics
7 21 (8.94%) Enterprise Architecture
8 19 (8.09%) Business Intelligence
8 19 (8.09%) Coaching
8 19 (8.09%) Requirements Gathering
8 19 (8.09%) Web Development
9 18 (7.66%) CRM
9 18 (7.66%) OO
10 17 (7.23%) Stakeholder Management
11 15 (6.38%) Microservices
11 15 (6.38%) MVC
11 15 (6.38%) OOP
12 14 (5.96%) Software Engineering
12 14 (5.96%) TOGAF
13 13 (5.53%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 46 (19.57%) JavaScript
2 36 (15.32%) PHP
3 34 (14.47%) SQL
4 26 (11.06%) C#
5 13 (5.53%) Java
6 7 (2.98%) Python
6 7 (2.98%) TypeScript
7 5 (2.13%) Apex Code
8 3 (1.28%) ES6
8 3 (1.28%) Java 8
9 2 (0.85%) C++
9 2 (0.85%) VBA
10 1 (0.43%) Apple Swift
10 1 (0.43%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.43%) HiveQL
10 1 (0.43%) Kotlin
10 1 (0.43%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.43%) Scala
10 1 (0.43%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.43%) XAML
Qualifications
1 13 (5.53%) Degree
2 7 (2.98%) TOGAF Certification
3 4 (1.70%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (0.85%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.85%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (0.85%) CTC Cleared
5 2 (0.85%) GIAC
5 2 (0.85%) ISEB
5 2 (0.85%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.85%) PMP
5 2 (0.85%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.43%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.43%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.43%) CISA
6 1 (0.43%) CSSLP
6 1 (0.43%) GSEC
6 1 (0.43%) ISACA
6 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.43%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.40%) Data Quality
2 4 (1.70%) PCI DSS
2 4 (1.70%) PMO
2 4 (1.70%) QA
3 3 (1.28%) GDPR
3 3 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.28%) NIST
4 2 (0.85%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (7.23%) Docker
2 9 (3.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.55%) Active Directory
4 3 (1.28%) XenApp
5 1 (0.43%) Firmware
5 1 (0.43%) HDFS
5 1 (0.43%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.43%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (6.38%) Kubernetes
2 5 (2.13%) Terraform
3 3 (1.28%) Ansible
4 2 (0.85%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.43%) SCCM
5 1 (0.43%) SCOM
Vendors
1 28 (11.91%) Microsoft
2 15 (6.38%) Zend
3 14 (5.96%) SAP
4 12 (5.11%) VMware
5 11 (4.68%) MuleSoft
6 9 (3.83%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (2.13%) Cisco
7 5 (2.13%) Google
7 5 (2.13%) IBM
8 4 (1.70%) Citrix
8 4 (1.70%) Oracle
9 3 (1.28%) Adobe
9 3 (1.28%) ATG
9 3 (1.28%) hybris
9 3 (1.28%) Meraki
9 3 (1.28%) Veeam
10 2 (0.85%) DataFlux
10 2 (0.85%) HP
10 2 (0.85%) McAfee
10 2 (0.85%) Sitecore