Period
to 27 May 2018

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 27 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 36 25
Rank change year-on-year -13 -11 -2
Permanent jobs citing Retail 5 23 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 1.34% 4.56% 8.33%
As % of the General category 3.82% 13.61% 28.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1 22 14
Northern Ireland median annual salary £22,000 £47,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -53.68% +90.00% -23.08%
UK median annual salary £50,000 £51,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -1.96% -2.86% +5.00%

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 131 169 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 35.12% 33.53% 29.55%
Number of salaries quoted 73 139 51
Northern Ireland median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +25.00% -4.00%
10th Percentile £23,850 £21,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £69,750 £63,000 £61,250
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

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
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 27 May 2018. 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 -9 3 - - 2
County Londonderry - 2 £22,000 - 1
Retail
UK

For the 6 months to 27 May 2018, 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 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (40.00%) Banking
1 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) Coaching
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (20.00%) Hardware Maintenance
2 1 (20.00%) Break/Fix
2 1 (20.00%) Commercial Awareness
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (20.00%) MCDST
2 1 (20.00%) Corporate Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) MCP
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) ATM
2 1 (20.00%) PBX
2 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory

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:

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) ATM
1 1 (20.00%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
General
1 2 (40.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Corporate Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Administrator
1 1 (20.00%) Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) ATM Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Java Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Senior Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Senior Project Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Data Structures
1 1 (20.00%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Analytics
1 1 (20.00%) Break/Fix
1 1 (20.00%) Coaching
1 1 (20.00%) Commercial Awareness
1 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (20.00%) Hardware Maintenance
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (20.00%) OO
1 1 (20.00%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) MCDST
1 1 (20.00%) MCP
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) ATG
1 1 (20.00%) Avaya
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) Remedy