Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
UK > Scotland
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 95 65 43
Rank change year-on-year -30 -22 +23
Permanent jobs citing Retail 148 178 340
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.62% 3.40% 5.27%
As % of the General category 6.45% 7.83% 10.93%
Number of salaries quoted 82 126 103
Scotland median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% +5.88% -0.58%
10th Percentile £28,900 £27,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £71,125 £60,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +1.01%

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.

All General Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 2295 2273 3112
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 40.69% 43.39% 48.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1413 1241 1813
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.26% +4.44% +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,546 £29,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £68,000
UK median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.00% - -

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Retail in Scotland

Retail
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Retail in Scotland

Retail
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Retail in Scotland over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

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 17 November 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
Edinburgh -25 100 £51,250 +2.50% 3
Glasgow -30 25 £50,000 +17.65% 4
West Lothian +1 6 - -
Highlands 0 4 £55,000 +155.81%
Dundee -7 2 £48,000 +182.35%
Perthshire - 2 - -
Aberdeen -3 1 £40,000 +105.13%
Stirling - 1 £23,000 - 2
Retail
UK

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Retail.

1 59 (39.86%) Degree
2 58 (39.19%) SAP
3 53 (35.81%) Analytical Skills
4 41 (27.70%) Automotive
4 41 (27.70%) Requirements Analysis
5 32 (21.62%) Finance
6 29 (19.59%) Agile Software Development
7 28 (18.92%) Banking
8 25 (16.89%) Java
9 24 (16.22%) JavaScript
10 21 (14.19%) SAP SD
11 17 (11.49%) Billing
12 15 (10.14%) Amazon AWS
12 15 (10.14%) Management Information System
12 15 (10.14%) SAP MM
13 14 (9.46%) E-Commerce
13 14 (9.46%) TDD
13 14 (9.46%) Software Engineering
14 13 (8.78%) Continuous Integration
14 13 (8.78%) Oracle
14 13 (8.78%) Software Delivery
15 12 (8.11%) SAP Core Interface
15 12 (8.11%) SQL Server
15 12 (8.11%) SQL
15 12 (8.11%) HTML
15 12 (8.11%) MySQL
15 12 (8.11%) Network Planning
15 12 (8.11%) SAP SCM
15 12 (8.11%) Project Planning
16 11 (7.43%) NoSQL

Retail
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 4 (2.70%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (2.03%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (1.35%) InVision
2 2 (1.35%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.35%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 21 (14.19%) SAP SD
2 15 (10.14%) SAP MM
3 12 (8.11%) SAP SCM
4 7 (4.73%) SAP Retail
5 6 (4.05%) SAP S/4HANA
6 3 (2.03%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (2.03%) Finacle
6 3 (2.03%) Summit
7 2 (1.35%) Dynamics SL
8 1 (0.68%) SAP CRM
8 1 (0.68%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 15 (10.14%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (4.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.35%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.68%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.68%) ADSL
1 1 (0.68%) BGP
1 1 (0.68%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (0.68%) Ethernet
1 1 (0.68%) Firewall
1 1 (0.68%) FTP
1 1 (0.68%) ICMP
1 1 (0.68%) Internet
1 1 (0.68%) IPsec
1 1 (0.68%) LAN
1 1 (0.68%) MPLS
1 1 (0.68%) OSPF
1 1 (0.68%) RIP
1 1 (0.68%) SNMP
1 1 (0.68%) Unified Communications
1 1 (0.68%) VLAN
1 1 (0.68%) VoIP
1 1 (0.68%) VPN
1 1 (0.68%) WAN
1 1 (0.68%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.11%) MySQL
1 12 (8.11%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.43%) NoSQL
3 9 (6.08%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (2.03%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (2.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (2.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.68%) Big Data
6 1 (0.68%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.68%) GIS
6 1 (0.68%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.68%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.68%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (2.70%) JIRA
2 2 (1.35%) Axure RP
2 2 (1.35%) Cucumber
2 2 (1.35%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.35%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.68%) Protractor
3 1 (0.68%) Selenium
3 1 (0.68%) SoapUI
General
1 41 (27.70%) Automotive
2 32 (21.62%) Finance
3 28 (18.92%) Banking
4 17 (11.49%) Billing
5 7 (4.73%) Manufacturing
5 7 (4.73%) Retail Banking
6 5 (3.38%) Investment Banking
6 5 (3.38%) Telecoms
7 4 (2.70%) Marketing
8 3 (2.03%) Law
8 3 (2.03%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.68%) Advertising
9 1 (0.68%) Electronics
9 1 (0.68%) Hindi Language
9 1 (0.68%) Local Government
9 1 (0.68%) Polish Language
9 1 (0.68%) Publishing
9 1 (0.68%) Urdu Language
Job Titles
1 50 (33.78%) Consultant
2 41 (27.70%) SAP Consultant
3 19 (12.84%) Developer
4 15 (10.14%) SAP MM Consultant
5 14 (9.46%) Project Manager
5 14 (9.46%) SAP SD Consultant
6 13 (8.78%) Java Developer
7 12 (8.11%) SAP SCM Consultant
8 11 (7.43%) Analyst
9 10 (6.76%) Senior Manager
9 10 (6.76%) Senior Project Manager
10 8 (5.41%) Architect
10 8 (5.41%) Solutions Architect
11 7 (4.73%) Business Process Manager
11 7 (4.73%) EPoS Manager
11 7 (4.73%) Lead Architect
11 7 (4.73%) Lead Solutions Architect
12 6 (4.05%) Retail Banking Project Manager
12 6 (4.05%) SAP Manager
13 5 (3.38%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (8.11%) HTML
1 12 (8.11%) SAP Core Interface
2 11 (7.43%) CSS
3 7 (4.73%) HTML5
3 7 (4.73%) Velocity
4 6 (4.05%) CSS3
5 5 (3.38%) Symfony
6 4 (2.70%) .NET
6 4 (2.70%) Node.js
7 3 (2.03%) jQuery
7 3 (2.03%) Spring
8 2 (1.35%) Java EE
8 2 (1.35%) Spring MVC
8 2 (1.35%) Web Services
9 1 (0.68%) Hibernate
9 1 (0.68%) J2EE
9 1 (0.68%) OAuth
9 1 (0.68%) OpenID
9 1 (0.68%) SAML
9 1 (0.68%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 53 (35.81%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (10.14%) Management Information System
3 9 (6.08%) EPoS
3 9 (6.08%) FMCG
4 8 (5.41%) Greenfield Project
4 8 (5.41%) NHS
5 5 (3.38%) Data Centre
6 3 (2.03%) User Experience
7 2 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.35%) Graphic Design
7 2 (1.35%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.35%) Social Media
8 1 (0.68%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.68%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.68%) iSeries
8 1 (0.68%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.35%) Android
1 2 (1.35%) Apple iOS
1 2 (1.35%) Linux
1 2 (1.35%) Unix
1 2 (1.35%) Windows
2 1 (0.68%) Windows Server
2 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (27.70%) Requirements Analysis
2 29 (19.59%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (9.46%) E-Commerce
3 14 (9.46%) Software Engineering
3 14 (9.46%) TDD
4 13 (8.78%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (8.78%) Software Delivery
5 12 (8.11%) Network Planning
5 12 (8.11%) Project Planning
6 11 (7.43%) Functional Testing
6 11 (7.43%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (6.76%) Business Analysis
7 10 (6.76%) Coaching
7 10 (6.76%) SDLC
8 9 (6.08%) Change Management
8 9 (6.08%) IT Strategy
8 9 (6.08%) ITIL
8 9 (6.08%) PRINCE2
8 9 (6.08%) Process Management
9 8 (5.41%) OO
Programming Languages
1 25 (16.89%) Java
2 24 (16.22%) JavaScript
3 12 (8.11%) SQL
4 7 (4.73%) PHP
5 3 (2.03%) C#
5 3 (2.03%) Python
6 2 (1.35%) C++
6 2 (1.35%) PHP 7
6 2 (1.35%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.35%) R
6 2 (1.35%) VB
6 2 (1.35%) X++
7 1 (0.68%) C
7 1 (0.68%) Clojure
7 1 (0.68%) Elixir
7 1 (0.68%) Perl
7 1 (0.68%) Ruby
7 1 (0.68%) Scala
Qualifications
1 59 (39.86%) Degree
2 5 (3.38%) APMP
3 3 (2.03%) PMP
4 2 (1.35%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.35%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.68%) CCENT
5 1 (0.68%) CCNA
5 1 (0.68%) CEH
5 1 (0.68%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.68%) CISM
5 1 (0.68%) CISSP
5 1 (0.68%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.68%) HND
5 1 (0.68%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
5 1 (0.68%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
5 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.68%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.03%) PMO
2 1 (0.68%) GDPR
2 1 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.68%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (3.38%) Docker
2 1 (0.68%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.35%) Rancher
2 1 (0.68%) FortiGate
2 1 (0.68%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (0.68%) WMI
Vendors
1 58 (39.19%) SAP
2 13 (8.78%) Oracle
3 9 (6.08%) Microsoft
4 6 (4.05%) Ariba
5 3 (2.03%) Avaloq
5 3 (2.03%) FIS
5 3 (2.03%) Fiserv
5 3 (2.03%) Misys
6 2 (1.35%) Adobe
6 2 (1.35%) Google
7 1 (0.68%) Cisco
7 1 (0.68%) IBM
7 1 (0.68%) Intel
7 1 (0.68%) KANA
7 1 (0.68%) Progress