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 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Retailing
UK / Scotland
Rank 66 37 44
Rank change year-on-year -29 +7  
Permanent jobs citing Retail 80 189 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 3.48% 6.44% 4.98%
As % of the General category 8.17% 13.62% 10.41%
Number of salaries quoted 52 124 58
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.44% -3.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £31,400
10% offered a salary of more than £64,750 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £46,150 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.49% +2.55%  

Retail is in the common skills category. The next 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.

General Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 979 1388 1489
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 42.58% 47.26% 47.85%
Number of salaries quoted 651 796 893
Median salary £47,500 £47,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.06% -1.05%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £61,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing Retail as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the General category.

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 3 months to 27 March 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 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -22 57 £45,750 +2.80% 16
Glasgow -11 11 £53,500 +30.48% 6
Dumfries and Galloway - 8 £34,750 - 1
West Lothian -11 2 £45,500 +7.05% 3
Aberdeen - 1 - - 1
Dundee - 1 - - 2
Retail
UK

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 86 (54.78%) Finance
2 71 (45.22%) Banking
3 52 (33.12%) Retail Banking
4 41 (26.11%) Project Management
5 30 (19.11%) Analytical Skills
6 27 (17.20%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (14.65%) Network Security
8 22 (14.01%) Stakeholder Management
9 20 (12.74%) Analytics
10 18 (11.46%) ITIL
11 16 (10.19%) Oracle
12 15 (9.55%) SQL
12 15 (9.55%) Cisco
13 14 (8.92%) Migration
13 14 (8.92%) Cisco Certification
13 14 (8.92%) E-Commerce
13 14 (8.92%) SAS
14 13 (8.28%) Unix
14 13 (8.28%) CCNP
14 13 (8.28%) CheckPoint
14 13 (8.28%) CCSE
14 13 (8.28%) Coaching
15 12 (7.64%) CCSA
15 12 (7.64%) JavaScript
16 11 (7.01%) .NET
16 11 (7.01%) Pharmaceutical
16 11 (7.01%) Splunk
16 11 (7.01%) Continuous Improvement
17 10 (6.37%) Big Data
17 10 (6.37%) FortiGate

Retail
Top Related 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 14 (8.92%) SAS
2 3 (1.91%) MQSeries
2 3 (1.91%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.27%) Apache
3 2 (1.27%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (1.27%) JBoss
3 2 (1.27%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (1.27%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.64%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (3.18%) MS Excel
1 5 (3.18%) MS Office
2 2 (1.27%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.64%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.91%) Magento
2 1 (0.64%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.64%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.64%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (0.64%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.64%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.64%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.64%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.73%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.18%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (3.18%) iPaaS
3 4 (2.55%) SaaS
4 2 (1.27%) IaaS
5 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (14.65%) Network Security
2 10 (6.37%) Firewall
3 5 (3.18%) LAN
4 4 (2.55%) Unified Communications
4 4 (2.55%) WAN
4 4 (2.55%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (1.91%) WLAN
6 2 (1.27%) BGP
6 2 (1.27%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (1.27%) Internet
6 2 (1.27%) OSPF
6 2 (1.27%) Wireless
7 1 (0.64%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (0.64%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.64%) ICMP
7 1 (0.64%) IPsec
7 1 (0.64%) MPLS
7 1 (0.64%) RIP
7 1 (0.64%) VLAN
7 1 (0.64%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (6.37%) Big Data
1 10 (6.37%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.82%) Oracle Database
3 5 (3.18%) Apache Hive
3 5 (3.18%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (3.18%) Hadoop
4 4 (2.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (1.91%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (1.91%) SAS Visual Analytics
5 3 (1.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.27%) Cloudera CDH
6 2 (1.27%) DB2
6 2 (1.27%) MySQL
6 2 (1.27%) Oracle Exadata
6 2 (1.27%) Oracle8/8i Database
6 2 (1.27%) QlikView
6 2 (1.27%) SAS Enterprise Miner
6 2 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.64%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (2.55%) Jenkins
1 4 (2.55%) Selenium
2 3 (1.91%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.91%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (1.27%) Babel
3 2 (1.27%) Mocha
3 2 (1.27%) NUnit
3 2 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.27%) webpack
4 1 (0.64%) ERwin
4 1 (0.64%) Grunt
4 1 (0.64%) Subversion
General
1 86 (54.78%) Finance
2 71 (45.22%) Banking
3 52 (33.12%) Retail Banking
4 11 (7.01%) Pharmaceutical
5 5 (3.18%) Manufacturing
6 4 (2.55%) Marketing
6 4 (2.55%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.27%) Advertising
7 2 (1.27%) Games
8 1 (0.64%) Back Office
8 1 (0.64%) Billing
8 1 (0.64%) Legal
Job Titles
1 31 (19.75%) Analyst
2 28 (17.83%) Project Manager
3 17 (10.83%) Developer
4 15 (9.55%) Architect
4 15 (9.55%) Infrastructure Manager
4 15 (9.55%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 14 (8.92%) Business Analyst
6 11 (7.01%) Consultant
6 11 (7.01%) Solutions Architect
7 9 (5.73%) Network Consultant
7 9 (5.73%) Network Security Consultant
7 9 (5.73%) Security Consultant
8 7 (4.46%) Change Manager
8 7 (4.46%) Change Project Manager
8 7 (4.46%) Project Change Manager
8 7 (4.46%) Senior Manager
9 6 (3.82%) Business Systems Analyst
9 6 (3.82%) Senior Developer
9 6 (3.82%) Software Engineer
9 6 (3.82%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (7.01%) .NET
2 8 (5.10%) Node.js
3 7 (4.46%) CSS
4 6 (3.82%) AngularJS
4 6 (3.82%) HTML
4 6 (3.82%) React
5 4 (2.55%) ASP.NET
5 4 (2.55%) Sass
6 3 (1.91%) jQuery
6 3 (1.91%) Middleware
6 3 (1.91%) RESTful
6 3 (1.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (1.91%) Web Services
6 3 (1.91%) WebSphere MQ
7 2 (1.27%) ASP.NET Core
7 2 (1.27%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (1.27%) Chai
7 2 (1.27%) HTML5
7 2 (1.27%) Redux
7 2 (1.27%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 30 (19.11%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (5.73%) Data Centre
3 4 (2.55%) Fintech
3 4 (2.55%) User Experience
3 4 (2.55%) Virtual Team
4 3 (1.91%) Credit Risk
4 3 (1.91%) SWIFT
5 2 (1.27%) FMCG
6 1 (0.64%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.64%) EPoS
6 1 (0.64%) iPhone
6 1 (0.64%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.64%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.64%) Minimum Viable Product
6 1 (0.64%) Online Banking
6 1 (0.64%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.64%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 13 (8.28%) Unix
2 10 (6.37%) Linux
2 10 (6.37%) Windows
3 7 (4.46%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.64%) Android
5 1 (0.64%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.64%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.64%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.64%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.64%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (26.11%) Project Management
2 27 (17.20%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (14.01%) Stakeholder Management
4 20 (12.74%) Analytics
5 18 (11.46%) ITIL
6 14 (8.92%) E-Commerce
6 14 (8.92%) Migration
7 13 (8.28%) Coaching
8 11 (7.01%) Continuous Improvement
9 10 (6.37%) Change Management
9 10 (6.37%) Contingency Planning
9 10 (6.37%) DevOps
10 9 (5.73%) Mentoring
10 9 (5.73%) Microservices
10 9 (5.73%) Regulatory Compliance
10 9 (5.73%) SOA
11 8 (5.10%) Problem Management
11 8 (5.10%) Requirements Analysis
11 8 (5.10%) TDD
11 8 (5.10%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 15 (9.55%) SQL
2 12 (7.64%) JavaScript
3 10 (6.37%) Java
4 9 (5.73%) C#
4 9 (5.73%) Python
5 4 (2.55%) PHP
6 3 (1.91%) Perl
6 3 (1.91%) PowerShell
6 3 (1.91%) Ruby
6 3 (1.91%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.27%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.27%) ES6
8 1 (0.64%) Apple Swift
8 1 (0.64%) C
8 1 (0.64%) CoffeeScript
8 1 (0.64%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.64%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.64%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.64%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (8.92%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (8.28%) CCNP
2 13 (8.28%) CCSE
3 12 (7.64%) CCSA
4 10 (6.37%) Degree
5 9 (5.73%) CCSP
6 3 (1.91%) CCDP
6 3 (1.91%) CCMSE
6 3 (1.91%) CCSM
7 2 (1.27%) CISM
7 2 (1.27%) CISSP
8 1 (0.64%) CCENT
8 1 (0.64%) CCIE
8 1 (0.64%) CCNA
8 1 (0.64%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.64%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.18%) QA
2 4 (2.55%) PMO
3 2 (1.27%) SLA
4 1 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (2.55%) Active Directory
1 4 (2.55%) HDFS
1 4 (2.55%) Hyper-V
2 3 (1.91%) Docker
2 3 (1.91%) ProxySG
3 1 (0.64%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 10 (6.37%) FortiGate
2 5 (3.18%) Ansible
3 4 (2.55%) Hadoop YARN
4 3 (1.91%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (1.91%) Puppet
5 1 (0.64%) WhatsUp Gold
5 1 (0.64%) WMI
Vendors
1 16 (10.19%) Oracle
2 15 (9.55%) Cisco
3 13 (8.28%) CheckPoint
4 11 (7.01%) Splunk
5 10 (6.37%) Fortinet
6 5 (3.18%) Cloudera
6 5 (3.18%) Microsoft
7 4 (2.55%) Blue Coat
7 4 (2.55%) F5
7 4 (2.55%) IBM
8 3 (1.91%) Red Hat
8 3 (1.91%) Teradata
9 2 (1.27%) AppDynamics
9 2 (1.27%) Cognos
9 2 (1.27%) MicroStrategy
9 2 (1.27%) Remedy
9 2 (1.27%) Tableau
10 1 (0.64%) Progress
10 1 (0.64%) Riverbed
10 1 (0.64%) Zend
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