Period
to 29 July 2021

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 29 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
29 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 56 47 53
Rank change year-on-year -9 +6 -9
Permanent jobs citing Retail 36 7 23
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 5.71% 1.93% 3.67%
As % of the General category 11.32% 3.52% 7.42%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 9
10th Percentile £36,375 " £16,250
25th Percentile £37,500 £41,500 £22,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £46,000 £30,000
Median % change year-on-year -2.17% +53.33% -37.17%
75th Percentile £48,438 £50,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £56,500 " £46,500
UK median annual salary £56,250 £55,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year +2.27% +1.85% +8.00%

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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Northern Ireland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 318 199 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 50.40% 54.82% 49.44%
Number of salaries quoted 173 81 171
10th Percentile £28,950 £27,500 £24,000
25th Percentile £36,250 £29,000 £30,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +18.75% -5.88% +11.84%
75th Percentile £77,500 £55,000 £55,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £60,000 £78,750
UK median annual salary £56,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +2.73% +4.76% +5.00%

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Job vacancy trend for Retail in Northern Ireland

Retail
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Retail in Northern Ireland.

Salary trend for Retail in Northern Ireland

Retail
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

Salary distribution for jobs citing Retail in Northern Ireland over the 6 months to 29 July 2021.

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 29 July 2021. 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 Armagh - 23 £37,500 -
County Antrim -31 9 £45,000 -2.17% 6
County Tyrone - 3 £45,000 -
Newry - 1 - -
Retail
UK

For the 6 months to 29 July 2021, 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Retail.

1 23 (63.89%) DNA
1 23 (63.89%) Facilities Management
2 20 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 20 (55.56%) Microsoft Office
2 20 (55.56%) Social Skills
3 18 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 18 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 11 (30.56%) Management Information System
5 8 (22.22%) Finance
5 8 (22.22%) Service Delivery
5 8 (22.22%) User Experience
6 7 (19.44%) Line Management
6 7 (19.44%) CSS
6 7 (19.44%) HTML
6 7 (19.44%) JavaScript
7 5 (13.89%) React
7 5 (13.89%) Sass
7 5 (13.89%) AngularJS
7 5 (13.89%) TypeScript
7 5 (13.89%) SaaS
8 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (8.33%) Data Migration
8 3 (8.33%) NAS
8 3 (8.33%) Windows Server
8 3 (8.33%) Driving Licence
8 3 (8.33%) Windows 10
8 3 (8.33%) Security Monitoring
8 3 (8.33%) Cisco
8 3 (8.33%) McAfee
8 3 (8.33%) Configuration Management

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.78%) Apache Spark
1 1 (2.78%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 20 (55.56%) Microsoft Office
2 18 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 18 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (5.56%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (5.56%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Magento
1 2 (5.56%) Oracle Receivables
1 2 (5.56%) SAP FI-AR
2 1 (2.78%) Actimize
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.89%) SaaS
2 2 (5.56%) AWS
2 2 (5.56%) Google Analytics
2 2 (5.56%) Google Tag Manager
3 1 (2.78%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (2.78%) Azure
3 1 (2.78%) Serverless
3 1 (2.78%) Snowflake
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) DHCP
1 3 (8.33%) DNS
1 3 (8.33%) LAN
1 3 (8.33%) NAS
1 3 (8.33%) WAN
2 1 (2.78%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) MySQL
2 1 (2.78%) Big Data
2 1 (2.78%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.78%) Qlik Sense
2 1 (2.78%) QlikView
2 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
General
1 20 (55.56%) Social Skills
2 8 (22.22%) Finance
3 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.56%) Billing
3 2 (5.56%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.78%) Banking
4 1 (2.78%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.78%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 9 (25.00%) Developer
2 5 (13.89%) Angular Developer
2 5 (13.89%) Software Developer
3 3 (8.33%) Support Engineer
4 2 (5.56%) Web Developer
5 1 (2.78%) Analyst
5 1 (2.78%) Big Data Engineer
5 1 (2.78%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (2.78%) Data Engineer
5 1 (2.78%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (2.78%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (19.44%) CSS
1 7 (19.44%) HTML
2 5 (13.89%) AngularJS
2 5 (13.89%) React
2 5 (13.89%) Sass
3 1 (2.78%) Blazor
3 1 (2.78%) FpML
3 1 (2.78%) jQuery
3 1 (2.78%) Spring
3 1 (2.78%) Web Services
3 1 (2.78%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 11 (30.56%) Management Information System
2 8 (22.22%) User Experience
3 3 (8.33%) CCTV
3 3 (8.33%) Driving Licence
4 2 (5.56%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (2.78%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.78%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.33%) Windows
1 3 (8.33%) Windows 10
1 3 (8.33%) Windows Server
1 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (63.89%) DNA
1 23 (63.89%) Facilities Management
2 8 (22.22%) Service Delivery
3 7 (19.44%) Line Management
4 3 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (8.33%) Configuration Management
4 3 (8.33%) Data Migration
4 3 (8.33%) Incident Management
4 3 (8.33%) Migration
4 3 (8.33%) Security Monitoring
5 2 (5.56%) A/B Testing
5 2 (5.56%) Accounts Receivable
5 2 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (5.56%) Computer Science
5 2 (5.56%) E-Commerce
5 2 (5.56%) Information Security
5 2 (5.56%) Order to Cash
5 2 (5.56%) Pay per click
5 2 (5.56%) SEO
5 2 (5.56%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (19.44%) JavaScript
2 5 (13.89%) TypeScript
3 3 (8.33%) SQL
4 2 (5.56%) Java
4 2 (5.56%) PHP
5 1 (2.78%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.78%) Dart
5 1 (2.78%) Python
5 1 (2.78%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.78%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 20 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.33%) Cisco
2 3 (8.33%) Dell
2 3 (8.33%) Google
2 3 (8.33%) McAfee
2 3 (8.33%) Oracle
2 3 (8.33%) SAP
2 3 (8.33%) Veritas
3 2 (5.56%) Adobe
4 1 (2.78%) AppDynamics
4 1 (2.78%) Facebook