Period
to 21 June 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 21 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
South West > Somerset
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 24 70 46
Rank change year-on-year +46 -24 -10
Permanent jobs citing Retail 83 47 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 8.28% 3.53% 5.38%
As % of the General category 25.30% 15.77% 16.31%
Number of salaries quoted 80 37 62
Somerset median annual salary £50,000 £60,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% +26.32% +11.76%
10th Percentile £34,825 £46,500 £18,725
90th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £72,500
South West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% -21.74% +27.78%

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 328 298 417
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 32.70% 22.41% 32.99%
Number of salaries quoted 294 195 333
Somerset median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +12.28%
10th Percentile £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £58,500
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 21 June 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 21 June 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
Bath +37 28 £50,000 -16.67% 3
Bridgwater - 24 £50,000 - 6
Yeovil -6 19 £55,000 +15.79%
Taunton +6 1 £62,500 +78.57%
Glastonbury - 1 £75,000 -
Retail
South West

For the 6 months to 21 June 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 51 (61.45%) Linux
2 41 (49.40%) E-Commerce
3 36 (43.37%) Apache
3 36 (43.37%) Configuration Management
3 36 (43.37%) Puppet
4 28 (33.73%) DevOps
5 27 (32.53%) Jenkins
5 27 (32.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 27 (32.53%) Opscode Chef
5 27 (32.53%) Deployment Automation
5 27 (32.53%) VMware
5 27 (32.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 27 (32.53%) VMware Infrastructure
5 27 (32.53%) Microsoft Azure
5 27 (32.53%) Amazon AWS
5 27 (32.53%) Red Hat
5 27 (32.53%) Tomcat
5 27 (32.53%) PHP
5 27 (32.53%) MySQL
6 24 (28.92%) Unix
6 24 (28.92%) Open Source
7 21 (25.30%) CSS
8 19 (22.89%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (21.69%) Git (software)
9 18 (21.69%) Project Management
10 16 (19.28%) Workflow
10 16 (19.28%) jQuery
11 15 (18.07%) Time Management
11 15 (18.07%) Scrum
11 15 (18.07%) Ruby

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 36 (43.37%) Apache
2 27 (32.53%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.20%) CMS
3 1 (1.20%) Mule
3 1 (1.20%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 3 (3.61%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.20%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.20%) SAP Retail
1 1 (1.20%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 27 (32.53%) Amazon AWS
1 27 (32.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.41%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 15 (18.07%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (32.53%) MySQL
2 9 (10.84%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 27 (32.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 27 (32.53%) Jenkins
2 18 (21.69%) Git (software)
3 15 (18.07%) PHPUnit
4 2 (2.41%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.41%) IntelliJ
4 2 (2.41%) Selenium
General
1 5 (6.02%) Marketing
2 3 (3.61%) Advertising
2 3 (3.61%) Finance
3 1 (1.20%) Games
3 1 (1.20%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (42.17%) Linux Engineer
2 27 (32.53%) DevOps Engineer
2 27 (32.53%) E-Commerce Engineer
2 27 (32.53%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 27 (32.53%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 22 (26.51%) Developer
4 18 (21.69%) PHP Developer
5 15 (18.07%) Backend Developer
6 11 (13.25%) Analyst
7 9 (10.84%) IT Engineer
8 8 (9.64%) Digital Analyst
9 7 (8.43%) Business Analyst
10 6 (7.23%) Digital Business Analyst
11 4 (4.82%) Software Developer
12 3 (3.61%) Architect
12 3 (3.61%) Technical Architect
13 2 (2.41%) Analytics Manager
13 2 (2.41%) Full Stack Developer
13 2 (2.41%) QA Specialist
13 2 (2.41%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (25.30%) CSS
2 16 (19.28%) jQuery
3 15 (18.07%) Laravel
3 15 (18.07%) REST
4 9 (10.84%) LAMP
5 8 (9.64%) HTML
6 4 (4.82%) Web Services
7 3 (3.61%) Ajax
7 3 (3.61%) CSS3
7 3 (3.61%) JSP
7 3 (3.61%) RESTful
7 3 (3.61%) SOAP
7 3 (3.61%) XML
8 1 (1.20%) .NET
8 1 (1.20%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.20%) Entity Framework
8 1 (1.20%) HTML5
8 1 (1.20%) Mason
8 1 (1.20%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.82%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.61%) FMCG
2 3 (3.61%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (3.61%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.41%) User Experience
4 1 (1.20%) EPoS
4 1 (1.20%) Fintech
4 1 (1.20%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 51 (61.45%) Linux
2 27 (32.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 24 (28.92%) Unix
4 9 (10.84%) Ubuntu
4 9 (10.84%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (49.40%) E-Commerce
2 36 (43.37%) Configuration Management
3 28 (33.73%) DevOps
4 27 (32.53%) Deployment Automation
5 24 (28.92%) Open Source
6 19 (22.89%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (21.69%) Project Management
8 16 (19.28%) Workflow
9 15 (18.07%) Scrum
9 15 (18.07%) Time Management
10 11 (13.25%) Problem-Solving
11 9 (10.84%) ITIL
11 9 (10.84%) Server Virtualisation
12 8 (9.64%) TDD
13 7 (8.43%) Business Analysis
14 6 (7.23%) Acceptance Criteria
14 6 (7.23%) BDD
15 5 (6.02%) Analytics
15 5 (6.02%) Kanban
15 5 (6.02%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 27 (32.53%) PHP
2 15 (18.07%) Python
2 15 (18.07%) Ruby
3 8 (9.64%) JavaScript
4 6 (7.23%) Java
5 2 (2.41%) PHP 7
5 2 (2.41%) SQL
6 1 (1.20%) ABAP
6 1 (1.20%) C#
6 1 (1.20%) VB
6 1 (1.20%) X++
Qualifications
1 9 (10.84%) CCNA
1 9 (10.84%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (10.84%) CISSP
1 9 (10.84%) LPIC
1 9 (10.84%) SSCP
2 3 (3.61%) ISEB
3 1 (1.20%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.41%) QA
System Software
1 27 (32.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 36 (43.37%) Puppet
2 27 (32.53%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (10.84%) Cacti
3 9 (10.84%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 27 (32.53%) Red Hat
1 27 (32.53%) VMware
2 10 (12.05%) Microsoft
3 9 (10.84%) Cisco
4 6 (7.23%) SAP
5 4 (4.82%) ATG
6 2 (2.41%) DoubleClick
6 2 (2.41%) Google
7 1 (1.20%) Dell
7 1 (1.20%) HP
7 1 (1.20%) hybris
7 1 (1.20%) IBM
7 1 (1.20%) Oracle
7 1 (1.20%) Tableau
7 1 (1.20%) Toshiba