Retail Jobs in Scotland

Retailing
UK > Scotland

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 6 months to 29 May 2024 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

6 months to
29 May 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 189 59 107
Rank change year-on-year -130 +48 -20
Permanent jobs citing Retail 92 206 177
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Scotland 1.35% 4.61% 2.93%
As % of the General category 1.90% 6.14% 4.71%
Number of salaries quoted 57 137 107
10th Percentile £26,250 £36,043 £33,497
25th Percentile £28,500 £46,454 £47,080
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £48,000 £61,456 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -21.90% +11.74% -
75th Percentile £57,346 £77,715 £70,000
90th Percentile £74,460 £87,419 £77,530
UK median annual salary £47,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -20.83% +4.35% -

All General Skills
Scotland

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 Scotland with a requirement for common skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 4,832 3,353 3,755
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Scotland 70.90% 75.03% 62.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1,563 1,582 1,976
10th Percentile £27,500 £32,500 £31,133
25th Percentile £38,500 £41,250 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -13.04% +4.55% +10.00%
75th Percentile £65,000 £75,000 £67,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £85,000 £81,250
UK median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% - +9.09%

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Retail in Scotland

Retail
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Retail in Scotland

Retail
Salary Histogram in Scotland

Salary distribution for jobs citing Retail in Scotland over the 6 months to 29 May 2024.

Salary histogram for Retail in Scotland

Retail
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 29 May 2024. 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
Glasgow -87 36 £50,000 -4.98% 33
Edinburgh -52 23 £42,500 -33.62% 18
Renfrewshire - 7 £36,000 -
Dundee -8 6 £55,380 -23.61%
Stirling - 4 £48,000 - 11
Perth and Kinross - 4 £48,000 - 8
Aberdeen -15 3 £28,000 -49.09% 8
Aberdeenshire - 2 £24,000 - 4
Perthshire - 2 £48,000 - 19
Orkney Islands +5 1 £48,000 - 2
Shetland Islands 0 1 £48,000 - 2
Highlands -4 1 £48,000 - 6
West Lothian - 1 £27,500 - 4
East Lothian - 1 - -
Retail
UK

Retail
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Exchange
1 2 (2.17%) SAS
2 1 (1.09%) Confluence
2 1 (1.09%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 8 (8.70%) Microsoft Office
1 8 (8.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 6 (6.52%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (4.35%) AutoCAD
4 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (2.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (4.35%) Salesforce CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.70%) Microsoft 365
2 7 (7.61%) SaaS
3 6 (6.52%) Azure
3 6 (6.52%) Power Platform
4 5 (5.43%) AWS
4 5 (5.43%) Dynamics 365
5 4 (4.35%) Amazon Ads
5 4 (4.35%) GCP
5 4 (4.35%) Google Ads
5 4 (4.35%) Google Analytics
6 3 (3.26%) Azure Service Bus
6 3 (3.26%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (3.26%) Entra ID
6 3 (3.26%) Power Automate
6 3 (3.26%) PowerApps
7 2 (2.17%) GitHub
7 2 (2.17%) GitHub Actions
7 2 (2.17%) IaaS
7 2 (2.17%) PaaS
8 1 (1.09%) Vertex AI
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.26%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (2.17%) Firewall
3 1 (1.09%) DHCP
3 1 (1.09%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.35%) Power BI
2 3 (3.26%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (2.17%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.09%) Big Data
4 1 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.09%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (3.26%) JIRA
2 2 (2.17%) Git
2 2 (2.17%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.17%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (2.17%) Spinnaker
3 1 (1.09%) webpack
General
1 33 (35.87%) Social Skills
2 31 (33.70%) Finance
3 23 (25.00%) Marketing
4 11 (11.96%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (11.96%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 10 (10.87%) Public Sector
6 9 (9.78%) Manufacturing
7 7 (7.61%) Legal
8 6 (6.52%) Financial Institution
9 5 (5.43%) Banking
9 5 (5.43%) Law
10 3 (3.26%) Local Government
11 2 (2.17%) French Language
11 2 (2.17%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (1.09%) Influencing Skills
12 1 (1.09%) Organisational Skills
12 1 (1.09%) Presentation Skills
12 1 (1.09%) Social Science
Job Titles
1 13 (14.13%) Smart Metering Engineer
2 12 (13.04%) Analyst
3 7 (7.61%) Senior
4 6 (6.52%) Developer
4 6 (6.52%) Project Manager
5 5 (5.43%) Business Development Manager
5 5 (5.43%) Business Manager
5 5 (5.43%) Development Manager
5 5 (5.43%) IT Analyst
5 5 (5.43%) Payroll Manager
6 4 (4.35%) Assistant Project Manager
6 4 (4.35%) Development Director
6 4 (4.35%) IT Manager
6 4 (4.35%) IT Support
6 4 (4.35%) PPC Manager
6 4 (4.35%) Project Assistant
7 3 (3.26%) Administrator
7 3 (3.26%) Information Manager
7 3 (3.26%) Service Analyst
7 3 (3.26%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.26%) HTML
2 2 (2.17%) MFC
2 2 (2.17%) REST
2 2 (2.17%) Web Services
2 2 (2.17%) XML
3 1 (1.09%) .NET
3 1 (1.09%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.09%) CSS
3 1 (1.09%) Material-UI
3 1 (1.09%) React
3 1 (1.09%) React Native
3 1 (1.09%) Spring
3 1 (1.09%) Spring Boot
3 1 (1.09%) Vue
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.13%) Smart Meter
2 8 (8.70%) Self-Motivation
3 7 (7.61%) Life Science
4 5 (5.43%) Onboarding
5 3 (3.26%) Cloud Native
5 3 (3.26%) Credit Risk
5 3 (3.26%) Team-Oriented Environment
6 2 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.17%) EPoS
6 2 (2.17%) PACS
6 2 (2.17%) Public Cloud
6 2 (2.17%) Social Media
7 1 (1.09%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.09%) Legacy Systems
7 1 (1.09%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.09%) NHS
7 1 (1.09%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.87%) Windows
2 7 (7.61%) Linux
3 3 (3.26%) Android
4 2 (2.17%) Unix
4 2 (2.17%) Windows 10
4 2 (2.17%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.17%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.17%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (21.74%) Customer Service
2 18 (19.57%) Analytics
3 17 (18.48%) Problem-Solving
4 14 (15.22%) Agile
4 14 (15.22%) Decision-Making
5 11 (11.96%) Business Development
6 9 (9.78%) Mentoring
7 8 (8.70%) Project Management
8 7 (7.61%) Collaborative Culture
8 7 (7.61%) Collaborative Working
8 7 (7.61%) Creative Problem-Solving
8 7 (7.61%) Mathematics
9 6 (6.52%) Coaching
9 6 (6.52%) Risk Management
9 6 (6.52%) Software Engineering
10 5 (5.43%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (5.43%) Change Management
10 5 (5.43%) Logistics
10 5 (5.43%) Time Management
10 5 (5.43%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 8 (8.70%) SQL
2 6 (6.52%) Python
3 4 (4.35%) C
3 4 (4.35%) PowerShell
4 3 (3.26%) C#
4 3 (3.26%) Java
5 2 (2.17%) Bash
5 2 (2.17%) C++
5 2 (2.17%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.17%) PHP
5 2 (2.17%) R
5 2 (2.17%) Ruby
6 1 (1.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (17.39%) Degree
2 13 (14.13%) DBS Check
3 3 (3.26%) Postgraduate
4 2 (2.17%) AAT
4 2 (2.17%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (2.17%) HND
4 2 (2.17%) ICAEW
5 1 (1.09%) HNC
5 1 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.09%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.35%) QA
2 2 (2.17%) DICOM
2 2 (2.17%) IFRS
2 2 (2.17%) IFRS 9
3 1 (1.09%) Accessibility
3 1 (1.09%) Basel III
3 1 (1.09%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.09%) PMO
System Software
1 6 (6.52%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.35%) Docker
3 1 (1.09%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (4.35%) Kubernetes
2 2 (2.17%) Ansible
2 2 (2.17%) Progress Chef
2 2 (2.17%) Prometheus
2 2 (2.17%) Puppet
2 2 (2.17%) Terraform
Vendors
1 17 (18.48%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.61%) Google
3 4 (4.35%) Salesforce
4 3 (3.26%) Cisco
5 2 (2.17%) Apple
5 2 (2.17%) CA
6 1 (1.09%) VMware