Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
South West > Somerset
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 90 41
Rank change year-on-year +59 -49 -21
Permanent jobs citing Retail 62 27 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 7.19% 2.08% 6.17%
As % of the General category 20.00% 8.33% 20.50%
Number of salaries quoted 62 19 68
Somerset median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £32,500 £38,200 £30,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £59,500 £72,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - -14.29% +18.64%

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 310 324 400
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 35.96% 24.98% 30.10%
Number of salaries quoted 255 253 327
Somerset median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +21.43%
10th Percentile £26,500 £26,250 £27,750
90th Percentile £59,500 £56,250 £68,750
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 18 October 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 18 October 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 -1 23 £50,000 - 2
Bath +43 18 £48,750 +2.63% 1
Yeovil 0 10 £52,500 +5.00% 2
Glastonbury - 1 £75,000 -
Retail
South West

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Retail.

1 36 (58.06%) Linux
2 26 (41.94%) PHP
2 26 (41.94%) MySQL
3 25 (40.32%) E-Commerce
4 23 (37.10%) Unix
4 23 (37.10%) Open Source
5 21 (33.87%) Puppet
5 21 (33.87%) Apache
5 21 (33.87%) Configuration Management
5 21 (33.87%) Project Management
6 18 (29.03%) CSS
6 18 (29.03%) Git (software)
7 16 (25.81%) jQuery
7 16 (25.81%) Workflow
8 15 (24.19%) Internet
8 15 (24.19%) Python
8 15 (24.19%) Time Management
8 15 (24.19%) Ruby
8 15 (24.19%) PHPUnit
8 15 (24.19%) REST
8 15 (24.19%) Laravel
8 15 (24.19%) DevOps
9 13 (20.97%) Deployment Automation
9 13 (20.97%) Opscode Chef
9 13 (20.97%) Jenkins
9 13 (20.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 13 (20.97%) Microsoft Azure
9 13 (20.97%) Amazon AWS
9 13 (20.97%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (20.97%) VMware Infrastructure

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 21 (33.87%) Apache
2 13 (20.97%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.61%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.61%) SAP Retail
1 1 (1.61%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 13 (20.97%) Amazon AWS
1 13 (20.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.61%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 15 (24.19%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (41.94%) MySQL
2 8 (12.90%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.23%) Big Data
3 2 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 18 (29.03%) Git (software)
2 15 (24.19%) PHPUnit
3 13 (20.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 13 (20.97%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (6.45%) Marketing
2 2 (3.23%) Advertising
2 2 (3.23%) Finance
3 1 (1.61%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 20 (32.26%) Developer
2 18 (29.03%) Linux Engineer
2 18 (29.03%) PHP Developer
3 15 (24.19%) Backend Developer
4 13 (20.97%) DevOps Engineer
4 13 (20.97%) E-Commerce Engineer
4 13 (20.97%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 13 (20.97%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 8 (12.90%) Analyst
6 7 (11.29%) IT Engineer
7 6 (9.68%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (8.06%) Network Engineer
8 5 (8.06%) Network Systems Engineer
9 4 (6.45%) Business Analyst
9 4 (6.45%) Consultant
9 4 (6.45%) Digital Analyst
9 4 (6.45%) Graduate
9 4 (6.45%) Linux Systems Engineer
10 3 (4.84%) Graduate Management Consultant
10 3 (4.84%) Management Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (29.03%) CSS
2 16 (25.81%) jQuery
3 15 (24.19%) Laravel
3 15 (24.19%) REST
4 8 (12.90%) LAMP
5 5 (8.06%) HTML
6 3 (4.84%) CSS3
7 1 (1.61%) .NET
7 1 (1.61%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.61%) Entity Framework
7 1 (1.61%) HTML5
7 1 (1.61%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.84%) Greenfield Project
1 3 (4.84%) User Experience
2 2 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.23%) FMCG
2 2 (3.23%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.61%) EPoS
3 1 (1.61%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (1.61%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 36 (58.06%) Linux
2 23 (37.10%) Unix
3 13 (20.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (12.90%) Ubuntu
4 8 (12.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (40.32%) E-Commerce
2 23 (37.10%) Open Source
3 21 (33.87%) Configuration Management
3 21 (33.87%) Project Management
4 16 (25.81%) Workflow
5 15 (24.19%) DevOps
5 15 (24.19%) Time Management
6 13 (20.97%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (20.97%) Deployment Automation
7 9 (14.52%) Problem-Solving
8 8 (12.90%) ITIL
8 8 (12.90%) Server Virtualisation
9 6 (9.68%) Business Analysis
9 6 (9.68%) Scrum
10 5 (8.06%) SDLC
11 4 (6.45%) Coaching
11 4 (6.45%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 3 (4.84%) Acceptance Criteria
12 3 (4.84%) Data Analysis
12 3 (4.84%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 26 (41.94%) PHP
2 15 (24.19%) Python
2 15 (24.19%) Ruby
3 5 (8.06%) JavaScript
4 3 (4.84%) SQL
5 2 (3.23%) PHP 7
6 1 (1.61%) ABAP
6 1 (1.61%) C#
6 1 (1.61%) VB
6 1 (1.61%) X++
Qualifications
1 7 (11.29%) CCNA
1 7 (11.29%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (11.29%) CISSP
1 7 (11.29%) LPIC
1 7 (11.29%) SSCP
2 4 (6.45%) ISEB
3 3 (4.84%) Degree
3 3 (4.84%) PMI Certification
3 3 (4.84%) PMP
4 1 (1.61%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) QA
System Software
1 13 (20.97%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 21 (33.87%) Puppet
2 13 (20.97%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (12.90%) Cacti
3 8 (12.90%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 13 (20.97%) Red Hat
1 13 (20.97%) VMware
2 12 (19.35%) Microsoft
3 8 (12.90%) Cisco
4 3 (4.84%) SAP
5 1 (1.61%) DoubleClick
5 1 (1.61%) Google