Period
to 22 January 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 6 months to 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
South West > Somerset
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 73 60 31
Rank change year-on-year -13 -29 +22
Permanent jobs citing Retail 41 58 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 3.30% 4.73% 7.48%
As % of the General category 11.75% 18.77% 21.38%
Number of salaries quoted 24 37 37
Somerset median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +23.29% -8.75%
10th Percentile £39,000 £25,650 £18,250
90th Percentile £60,325 £72,500 £57,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% -4.76% +31.25%

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 Somerset with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Somerset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 349 309 435
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 28.08% 25.18% 34.97%
Number of salaries quoted 271 241 323
Somerset median annual salary £42,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +20.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £67,500 £53,750
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +8.43% +3.75%

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for Retail in Somerset

Retail
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for Retail in Somerset

Retail
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Retail in Somerset over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Retail in Somerset

Retail
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 22 January 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
Bridgwater - 17 £50,000 - 3
Bath -10 14 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Yeovil +7 4 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Taunton +16 2 £40,000 -
Clevedon - 1 - -
Retail
South West

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Retail.

1 24 (58.54%) Linux
2 21 (51.22%) Unix
3 19 (46.34%) PHP
3 19 (46.34%) CSS
3 19 (46.34%) jQuery
4 18 (43.90%) Git (software)
5 17 (41.46%) Open Source
5 17 (41.46%) Internet
6 13 (31.71%) OO
6 13 (31.71%) E-Commerce
7 12 (29.27%) Python
7 12 (29.27%) Project Management
7 12 (29.27%) Ruby
8 11 (26.83%) PHPUnit
8 11 (26.83%) REST
8 11 (26.83%) Laravel
8 11 (26.83%) Time Management
8 11 (26.83%) Workflow
8 11 (26.83%) MySQL
8 11 (26.83%) JavaScript
9 8 (19.51%) Finance
9 8 (19.51%) AngularJS
10 7 (17.07%) Grunt
10 7 (17.07%) DevOps
10 7 (17.07%) React
10 7 (17.07%) Front End Development
10 7 (17.07%) VMware
10 7 (17.07%) Configuration Management
10 7 (17.07%) Red Hat
10 7 (17.07%) HTML

Retail
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 7 (17.07%) Apache
1 7 (17.07%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.44%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 6 (14.63%) Adobe Illustrator
1 6 (14.63%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) NetSuite
1 1 (2.44%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.07%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (17.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.44%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 17 (41.46%) Internet
2 1 (2.44%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (26.83%) MySQL
2 4 (9.76%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
2 4 (9.76%) QlikView
2 4 (9.76%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.76%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (9.76%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (9.76%) SQL Server 2014
2 4 (9.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (9.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (9.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.44%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (43.90%) Git (software)
2 11 (26.83%) PHPUnit
3 7 (17.07%) Grunt
4 6 (14.63%) gulp
4 6 (14.63%) Jasmine
4 6 (14.63%) Mocha
5 4 (9.76%) Visual Studio
6 3 (7.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (7.32%) Jenkins
7 1 (2.44%) Cucumber
7 1 (2.44%) JIRA
7 1 (2.44%) JUnit
7 1 (2.44%) Selenium
General
1 8 (19.51%) Finance
2 6 (14.63%) Marketing
3 5 (12.20%) Manufacturing
3 5 (12.20%) Telecoms
4 4 (9.76%) Banking
4 4 (9.76%) Electronics
5 1 (2.44%) Advertising
5 1 (2.44%) Games
Job Titles
1 23 (56.10%) Developer
2 17 (41.46%) PHP Developer
3 7 (17.07%) DevOps Engineer
3 7 (17.07%) E-Commerce Engineer
3 7 (17.07%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 7 (17.07%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 7 (17.07%) Linux Engineer
3 7 (17.07%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 5 (12.20%) Administrator
5 4 (9.76%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 4 (9.76%) Business Intelligence Lead
5 4 (9.76%) Database Developer
5 4 (9.76%) E-Commerce Systems Administrator
5 4 (9.76%) Lead Developer
5 4 (9.76%) Linux Administrator
5 4 (9.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 4 (9.76%) SQL Database Developer
5 4 (9.76%) SQL Developer
5 4 (9.76%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (9.76%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (46.34%) CSS
1 19 (46.34%) jQuery
2 11 (26.83%) Laravel
2 11 (26.83%) REST
3 8 (19.51%) AngularJS
4 7 (17.07%) HTML
4 7 (17.07%) HTML5
4 7 (17.07%) React
5 6 (14.63%) Sass
6 3 (7.32%) .NET
7 2 (4.88%) Velocity
8 1 (2.44%) Ember.js
8 1 (2.44%) Hibernate
8 1 (2.44%) JSF
8 1 (2.44%) LESS
8 1 (2.44%) RESTful
8 1 (2.44%) Servlets
8 1 (2.44%) Spring
8 1 (2.44%) Spring MVC
8 1 (2.44%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) Linux Command Line
2 4 (9.76%) Digital Media
2 4 (9.76%) FMCG
2 4 (9.76%) IPTV
2 4 (9.76%) NHS
3 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.44%) e-Learning
3 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 24 (58.54%) Linux
2 21 (51.22%) Unix
3 7 (17.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.44%) Windows
4 1 (2.44%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (41.46%) Open Source
2 13 (31.71%) E-Commerce
2 13 (31.71%) OO
3 12 (29.27%) Project Management
4 11 (26.83%) Time Management
4 11 (26.83%) Workflow
5 7 (17.07%) Configuration Management
5 7 (17.07%) DevOps
5 7 (17.07%) Front End Development
5 7 (17.07%) Web Development
6 6 (14.63%) Responsive Web Design
7 5 (12.20%) Programme Management
8 4 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (9.76%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (9.76%) Digital Marketing
8 4 (9.76%) TDD
9 3 (7.32%) BDD
9 3 (7.32%) Coaching
9 3 (7.32%) Scrum
10 2 (4.88%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 19 (46.34%) PHP
2 12 (29.27%) Python
2 12 (29.27%) Ruby
3 11 (26.83%) JavaScript
4 4 (9.76%) SQL
4 4 (9.76%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.88%) C#
5 2 (4.88%) Java
6 1 (2.44%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 7 (17.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.44%) Docker
2 1 (2.44%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.44%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (17.07%) Puppet
2 3 (7.32%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (17.07%) Red Hat
1 7 (17.07%) VMware
2 6 (14.63%) Adobe
2 6 (14.63%) Apple
3 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
3 5 (12.20%) SAP
4 1 (2.44%) Brocade
4 1 (2.44%) Citrix
4 1 (2.44%) Dell
4 1 (2.44%) Dell Compellent
4 1 (2.44%) hybris