Period
to 12 December 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 6 months to 12 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 28 30
Rank change year-on-year -34 +2 +10
Permanent jobs citing Retail 10 16 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 2.11% 4.97% 1.89%
As % of the General category 4.41% 13.33% 9.68%
Number of salaries quoted 7 13 2
Northern Ireland median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% -21.74% +15.00%
10th Percentile £31,300 £37,500 £52,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £65,500 £64,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +2.04%

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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Northern Ireland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 227 120 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 47.89% 37.27% 19.50%
Number of salaries quoted 108 90 22
Northern Ireland median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -3.03% +26.92%
10th Percentile £25,075 £25,950 £18,225
90th Percentile £57,500 £58,500 £57,250
UK median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.00% - -

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

Job postings citing Retail as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland.

Job vacancy trend for Retail in Northern Ireland

Retail
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Salary trend for Retail in Northern Ireland

Retail
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Retail in Northern Ireland over the 6 months to 12 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Retail in Northern Ireland

Retail
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 12 December 2017. 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
County Antrim -29 8 £42,500 -5.56%
County Londonderry - 1 £23,000 -
Newry - 1 - -
Retail
UK

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Retail.

1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (30.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (30.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) Marketing
3 2 (20.00%) Degree
3 2 (20.00%) Virtual Team
3 2 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
3 2 (20.00%) Personalization
3 2 (20.00%) QA
3 2 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Machine Learning
3 2 (20.00%) Big Data
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) CRM
4 1 (10.00%) Automotive
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) Information Security
4 1 (10.00%) Derivative
4 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (10.00%) Banking
4 1 (10.00%) Credit Derivative
4 1 (10.00%) CISA
4 1 (10.00%) CISM
4 1 (10.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) VBScript

Retail
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Big Data
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (30.00%) Marketing
2 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (10.00%) Automotive
3 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Big Data Manager
1 2 (20.00%) Data Manager
1 2 (20.00%) Developer
1 2 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Automation Tester
2 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) EPoS Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (10.00%) IT Security Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Product Owner
2 1 (10.00%) Security Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Business Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Virtual Team
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Credit Derivative
2 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Derivative
2 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (10.00%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (20.00%) CRM
2 2 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (20.00%) Machine Learning
2 2 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
2 2 (20.00%) Personalization
2 2 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (10.00%) Acceptance Criteria
3 1 (10.00%) Break/Fix
3 1 (10.00%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (10.00%) Information Security
3 1 (10.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (10.00%) OO
3 1 (10.00%) Scrum
3 1 (10.00%) SDLC
3 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (10.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) VB
2 1 (10.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) CCNA
2 1 (10.00%) CISA
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (10.00%) CISM
2 1 (10.00%) CISSP
2 1 (10.00%) ISEB
2 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (10.00%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco
1 1 (10.00%) CommVault
1 1 (10.00%) Dell
1 1 (10.00%) EMC
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft