Period
to 18 November 2017

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

Retailing
South West > Somerset
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 41 23
Rank change year-on-year -47 -18 +21
Permanent jobs citing Retail 32 87 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 2.40% 6.46% 9.16%
As % of the General category 8.51% 21.48% 24.68%
Number of salaries quoted 19 56 50
Somerset median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -8.57% +2.94%
10th Percentile £39,000 £23,000 £23,425
90th Percentile £61,300 £72,500 £64,575
South West median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% +12.50%

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 376 405 466
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 28.21% 30.09% 37.10%
Number of salaries quoted 278 317 361
Somerset median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £67,500 £52,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £44,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year -3.41% +6.67% +3.13%

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 November 2017.

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 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
Bridgwater 0 10 - - 1
Bath -4 9 £47,500 +15.15% 2
Yeovil -6 4 £50,000 +11.11%
Taunton +16 2 £40,000 +73.91%
Clevedon - 1 - -
Retail
South West

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

1 13 (40.63%) Finance
2 11 (34.38%) PHP
2 11 (34.38%) Linux
2 11 (34.38%) Unix
2 11 (34.38%) jQuery
3 10 (31.25%) Git (software)
3 10 (31.25%) Open Source
3 10 (31.25%) JavaScript
3 10 (31.25%) SAP
3 10 (31.25%) CSS
3 10 (31.25%) Internet
4 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 7 (21.88%) OO
5 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
5 7 (21.88%) HTML
5 7 (21.88%) SQL
5 7 (21.88%) T-SQL
5 7 (21.88%) Visual Studio
5 7 (21.88%) Manufacturing
5 7 (21.88%) Telecoms
5 7 (21.88%) Programme Management
5 7 (21.88%) Marketing
5 7 (21.88%) HTML5
5 7 (21.88%) Web Development
5 7 (21.88%) AngularJS
5 7 (21.88%) SQL Server 2014
6 6 (18.75%) Linux Command Line
6 6 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (18.75%) Sass
6 6 (18.75%) Digital Media

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 1 (3.13%) Apache
1 1 (3.13%) Apache Solr
1 1 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (18.75%) Adobe Illustrator
1 6 (18.75%) Photoshop
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (9.38%) CODA-Financials
2 1 (3.13%) NetSuite
2 1 (3.13%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.13%) GitHub
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (31.25%) Internet
2 1 (3.13%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
1 7 (21.88%) SQL Server 2014
2 6 (18.75%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
2 6 (18.75%) QlikView
2 6 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (18.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 6 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (15.63%) MySQL
4 2 (6.25%) NoSQL
5 1 (3.13%) Couchbase
5 1 (3.13%) OLAP
5 1 (3.13%) OLTP
5 1 (3.13%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 10 (31.25%) Git (software)
2 7 (21.88%) Visual Studio
3 6 (18.75%) Grunt
3 6 (18.75%) gulp
3 6 (18.75%) Jasmine
3 6 (18.75%) Mocha
4 4 (12.50%) PHPUnit
5 2 (6.25%) JIRA
6 1 (3.13%) Cucumber
6 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
6 1 (3.13%) JUnit
6 1 (3.13%) Selenium
6 1 (3.13%) tSQLt
General
1 13 (40.63%) Finance
2 7 (21.88%) Manufacturing
2 7 (21.88%) Marketing
2 7 (21.88%) Telecoms
3 6 (18.75%) Banking
3 6 (18.75%) Electronics
4 1 (3.13%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 16 (50.00%) Developer
2 10 (31.25%) PHP Developer
3 6 (18.75%) Administrator
3 6 (18.75%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 6 (18.75%) Business Intelligence Lead
3 6 (18.75%) Database Developer
3 6 (18.75%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 6 (18.75%) Lead Developer
3 6 (18.75%) SQL BI Developer
3 6 (18.75%) SQL Database Developer
3 6 (18.75%) SQL Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (9.38%) Architect
5 3 (9.38%) Systems Support
6 2 (6.25%) Change Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Project Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Scrum Master
6 2 (6.25%) Technical Architect
7 1 (3.13%) IT Manager
7 1 (3.13%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (34.38%) jQuery
2 10 (31.25%) CSS
3 7 (21.88%) AngularJS
3 7 (21.88%) HTML
3 7 (21.88%) HTML5
4 6 (18.75%) React
4 6 (18.75%) Sass
5 4 (12.50%) Laravel
5 4 (12.50%) REST
6 2 (6.25%) .NET
6 2 (6.25%) Velocity
7 1 (3.13%) Hibernate
7 1 (3.13%) JSF
7 1 (3.13%) Lucene
7 1 (3.13%) Servlets
7 1 (3.13%) Spring
7 1 (3.13%) Spring MVC
7 1 (3.13%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Digital Media
1 6 (18.75%) FMCG
1 6 (18.75%) IPTV
1 6 (18.75%) Linux Command Line
1 6 (18.75%) NHS
2 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (34.38%) Linux
1 11 (34.38%) Unix
2 2 (6.25%) Windows
3 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) Open Source
2 7 (21.88%) OO
2 7 (21.88%) Programme Management
2 7 (21.88%) Web Development
3 6 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (18.75%) Digital Marketing
3 6 (18.75%) E-Commerce
3 6 (18.75%) Front End Development
3 6 (18.75%) Responsive Web Design
4 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (15.63%) TDD
5 4 (12.50%) Project Management
5 4 (12.50%) Time Management
6 3 (9.38%) BDD
6 3 (9.38%) Coaching
6 3 (9.38%) Process Improvement
6 3 (9.38%) Scrum
6 3 (9.38%) Workflow
7 2 (6.25%) Change Control
7 2 (6.25%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 11 (34.38%) PHP
2 10 (31.25%) JavaScript
3 7 (21.88%) SQL
3 7 (21.88%) T-SQL
4 5 (15.63%) Python
4 5 (15.63%) Ruby
5 2 (6.25%) Java
6 1 (3.13%) C#
6 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
1 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.13%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (31.25%) SAP
2 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (18.75%) Adobe
3 6 (18.75%) Apple
4 3 (9.38%) CODA
5 1 (3.13%) Brocade
5 1 (3.13%) Citrix
5 1 (3.13%) Dell
5 1 (3.13%) Dell Compellent
5 1 (3.13%) hybris
5 1 (3.13%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.13%) RedGate
5 1 (3.13%) VMware