Period
to 18 June 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 6 months to 18 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
England > South East
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 60 68 72
Rank change year-on-year +8 +4 -12
Permanent jobs citing Retail 1,403 1,229 1,444
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 4.67% 4.20% 3.87%
As % of the General category 14.28% 12.58% 10.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1,191 1,011 1,302
South East median annual salary £47,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.05% -5.00% +1.01%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £29,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £74,750 £77,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% - +5.00%

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 the South East with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 9,823 9,770 13,720
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 32.73% 33.39% 36.81%
Number of salaries quoted 7,824 7,552 11,055
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,000 £27,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £72,400
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Retail as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Retail in the South East

Retail
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Retail in the South East

Retail
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Retail in the South East over the 6 months to 18 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Retail in the South East

Retail
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the South East region over the 6 months to 18 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
Thames Valley +1 531 £52,500 - 86
Hampshire +12 502 £45,000 +3.45% 52
Berkshire +9 296 £57,500 - 50
Surrey -2 161 £50,000 -13.04% 21
Buckinghamshire -13 125 £47,000 -1.05% 22
Oxfordshire -9 111 £50,000 -16.67% 14
West Sussex +19 99 £35,000 -12.50% 2
East Sussex -17 39 £52,500 +40.00% 3
Kent +6 34 £37,500 - 5
Sussex -2 20 £32,500 -40.91% 2
Middlesex +19 6 £75,000 +62.16%
Retail
England

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

1 465 (33.14%) Agile Software Development
2 333 (23.73%) SQL
3 288 (20.53%) Finance
4 285 (20.31%) HTML
5 273 (19.46%) C#
6 266 (18.96%) .NET
7 259 (18.46%) CSS
8 256 (18.25%) JavaScript
9 251 (17.89%) Microsoft
10 250 (17.82%) Scrum
11 219 (15.61%) E-Commerce
12 190 (13.54%) SQL Server
13 173 (12.33%) MVC
14 166 (11.83%) Problem-Solving
15 162 (11.55%) Java
16 149 (10.62%) Degree
17 148 (10.55%) Continuous Integration
18 142 (10.12%) ASP.NET
19 131 (9.34%) Git (software)
20 127 (9.05%) Analytical Skills
21 123 (8.77%) AngularJS
22 122 (8.70%) jQuery
23 118 (8.41%) Project Management
24 115 (8.20%) Marketing
25 113 (8.05%) Web Services
26 111 (7.91%) OO
27 107 (7.63%) Self-Motivation
28 106 (7.56%) HTML5
29 104 (7.41%) REST
29 104 (7.41%) TDD

Retail
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 35 (2.49%) Confluence
2 30 (2.14%) SharePoint
3 28 (2.00%) CMS
4 25 (1.78%) Apache Spark
5 24 (1.71%) Drupal
6 17 (1.21%) JBoss
6 17 (1.21%) Tomcat
7 15 (1.07%) Umbraco
8 14 (1.00%) Apache
9 13 (0.93%) EPiServer
10 11 (0.78%) NServiceBus
11 8 (0.57%) MS Exchange
11 8 (0.57%) SAS
11 8 (0.57%) WordPress
12 7 (0.50%) IIS
13 5 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2007
13 5 (0.36%) OpenStack
14 4 (0.29%) Elasticsearch
14 4 (0.29%) Joomla!
14 4 (0.29%) WebSphere
Applications
1 58 (4.13%) Microsoft Office
2 32 (2.28%) Chatbot
3 18 (1.28%) Microsoft Excel
4 14 (1.00%) Spreadsheet
5 12 (0.86%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 12 (0.86%) Microsoft Project
6 11 (0.78%) SPSS
7 10 (0.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 9 (0.64%) Photoshop
9 8 (0.57%) Adobe Illustrator
10 7 (0.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 42 (2.99%) Dynamics NAV
2 24 (1.71%) BusinessWare
3 17 (1.21%) Dynamics AX
4 11 (0.78%) NetSuite
5 10 (0.71%) SAP S/4HANA
6 9 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
6 9 (0.64%) Payment Gateway
6 9 (0.64%) SAP SD
7 8 (0.57%) SAP MM
7 8 (0.57%) SAP Retail
8 7 (0.50%) SAP CO
8 7 (0.50%) SAP FI
8 7 (0.50%) SAP FI/CO
9 6 (0.43%) SAP Hybris
10 5 (0.36%) SAP CRM
11 4 (0.29%) SAP SCM
11 4 (0.29%) Shopify
12 3 (0.21%) SAP Business One
12 3 (0.21%) SAP FI-CA
12 3 (0.21%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 85 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
2 62 (4.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 54 (3.85%) SaaS
4 34 (2.42%) PaaS
5 28 (2.00%) Office 365
6 18 (1.28%) GitHub
6 18 (1.28%) Google Cloud Platform
7 17 (1.21%) IaaS
8 14 (1.00%) Akamai
8 14 (1.00%) Dynamics 365
9 13 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
10 6 (0.43%) Amazon Kinesis
11 5 (0.36%) AWS CloudFormation
12 4 (0.29%) Amazon S3
12 4 (0.29%) Azure Active Directory
13 3 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
13 3 (0.21%) Basecamp
13 3 (0.21%) Google Analytics
13 3 (0.21%) Mimecast
14 2 (0.14%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 62 (4.42%) DNS
2 53 (3.78%) DHCP
3 46 (3.28%) Firewall
3 46 (3.28%) Internet
4 35 (2.49%) LAN
5 32 (2.28%) WAN
6 27 (1.92%) VPN
7 23 (1.64%) Cisco Nexus
7 23 (1.64%) NFC
8 22 (1.57%) Cisco IOS
9 21 (1.50%) NetScaler
9 21 (1.50%) Wireless
10 14 (1.00%) Cisco ASA
10 14 (1.00%) Cisco IPT
10 14 (1.00%) Network Security
10 14 (1.00%) TCP/IP
11 9 (0.64%) SSL
11 9 (0.64%) Unified Communications
12 8 (0.57%) Wi-Fi
13 7 (0.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 190 (13.54%) SQL Server
2 75 (5.35%) Relational Database
3 69 (4.92%) MySQL
4 47 (3.35%) NoSQL
5 39 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 35 (2.49%) Data Warehouse
7 34 (2.42%) Big Data
8 33 (2.35%) MongoDB
8 33 (2.35%) RDBMS
9 31 (2.21%) Hadoop
9 31 (2.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 28 (2.00%) SQL Server 2016
11 27 (1.92%) Oracle Database
12 21 (1.50%) PostgreSQL
13 20 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
13 20 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
14 18 (1.28%) Apache Cassandra
15 15 (1.07%) Power BI
16 14 (1.00%) Blockchain
16 14 (1.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 131 (9.34%) Git (software)
2 61 (4.35%) JIRA
3 49 (3.49%) Jenkins
4 41 (2.92%) Selenium
5 35 (2.49%) Maven
6 27 (1.92%) git-flow
7 26 (1.85%) SoapUI
8 22 (1.57%) Subversion
9 16 (1.14%) JUnit
10 15 (1.07%) Ant
10 15 (1.07%) Bitbucket
10 15 (1.07%) Gradle
10 15 (1.07%) JMeter
11 13 (0.93%) Cucumber
11 13 (0.93%) IntelliJ
11 13 (0.93%) WebDriver
12 12 (0.86%) NUnit
13 11 (0.78%) Eclipse
13 11 (0.78%) Moq
14 9 (0.64%) Jasmine
General
1 288 (20.53%) Finance
2 115 (8.20%) Marketing
3 89 (6.34%) Banking
4 63 (4.49%) Telecoms
5 58 (4.13%) Manufacturing
6 57 (4.06%) Advertising
7 33 (2.35%) Games
8 32 (2.28%) Back Office
9 31 (2.21%) Billing
10 28 (2.00%) Electronics
11 23 (1.64%) Retail Banking
12 22 (1.57%) Publishing
13 13 (0.93%) Financial Institution
14 11 (0.78%) Automotive
15 9 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
16 8 (0.57%) Law
17 7 (0.50%) Aerospace
18 6 (0.43%) Legal
19 5 (0.36%) General Ledger
19 5 (0.36%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 421 (30.01%) Developer
2 214 (15.25%) Analyst
3 146 (10.41%) .NET Developer
4 117 (8.34%) C# Developer
5 103 (7.34%) Consultant
6 86 (6.13%) C# .NET Developer
7 80 (5.70%) Software Developer
8 76 (5.42%) Senior Developer
9 68 (4.85%) Business Analyst
10 57 (4.06%) Project Manager
11 50 (3.56%) Architect
12 49 (3.49%) Support Engineer
13 47 (3.35%) HTML Developer
14 45 (3.21%) JavaScript Developer
14 45 (3.21%) Junior
15 42 (2.99%) PHP Developer
16 38 (2.71%) C# Software Developer
17 37 (2.64%) Administrator
17 37 (2.64%) Test Engineer
18 36 (2.57%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 285 (20.31%) HTML
2 266 (18.96%) .NET
3 259 (18.46%) CSS
4 142 (10.12%) ASP.NET
5 123 (8.77%) AngularJS
6 122 (8.70%) jQuery
7 113 (8.05%) Web Services
8 106 (7.56%) HTML5
9 104 (7.41%) REST
10 86 (6.13%) CSS3
11 78 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
12 76 (5.42%) ASP.NET Web API
12 76 (5.42%) RESTful
13 63 (4.49%) .NET Framework
13 63 (4.49%) React
13 63 (4.49%) SOAP
13 63 (4.49%) WPF
14 59 (4.21%) WCF
15 58 (4.13%) JSON
16 55 (3.92%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 127 (9.05%) Analytical Skills
2 107 (7.63%) Self-Motivation
3 93 (6.63%) User Experience
4 71 (5.06%) EPoS
5 65 (4.63%) Computer Science
6 61 (4.35%) Greenfield Project
7 58 (4.13%) Data Centre
8 51 (3.64%) EMV
9 48 (3.42%) Contactless
10 44 (3.14%) Mobile App
11 34 (2.42%) Enterprise Software
11 34 (2.42%) FMCG
12 32 (2.28%) Fintech
13 30 (2.14%) Driving Licence
14 25 (1.78%) Algorithms
15 24 (1.71%) Mobile Payment
16 23 (1.64%) Smartcard
17 17 (1.21%) Data Structures
17 17 (1.21%) NHS
18 16 (1.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 100 (7.13%) Windows
2 86 (6.13%) Linux
3 36 (2.57%) Windows Server
4 32 (2.28%) Unix
5 26 (1.85%) AIX
5 26 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (1.28%) Android
7 12 (0.86%) Ubuntu
7 12 (0.86%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (0.71%) Apple iOS
9 9 (0.64%) Solaris
9 9 (0.64%) Windows 8
10 8 (0.57%) Windows 7
10 8 (0.57%) Windows XP
11 6 (0.43%) CentOS
12 3 (0.21%) Debian
12 3 (0.21%) Mac OS
12 3 (0.21%) Windows 10
13 2 (0.14%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.071%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 465 (33.14%) Agile Software Development
2 250 (17.82%) Scrum
3 219 (15.61%) E-Commerce
4 173 (12.33%) MVC
5 166 (11.83%) Problem-Solving
6 148 (10.55%) Continuous Integration
7 118 (8.41%) Project Management
8 111 (7.91%) OO
9 104 (7.41%) TDD
10 97 (6.91%) Web Development
11 95 (6.77%) SDLC
12 93 (6.63%) ITIL
13 91 (6.49%) DevOps
14 89 (6.34%) Test Automation
15 85 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
16 82 (5.84%) Logistics
17 80 (5.70%) CRM
18 79 (5.63%) Business Intelligence
19 76 (5.42%) ERP
20 63 (4.49%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 333 (23.73%) SQL
2 273 (19.46%) C#
3 256 (18.25%) JavaScript
4 162 (11.55%) Java
5 97 (6.91%) PHP
5 97 (6.91%) Python
6 39 (2.78%) Java 8
7 38 (2.71%) T-SQL
8 36 (2.57%) R
9 33 (2.35%) Scala
10 28 (2.00%) C
11 27 (1.92%) Bash Shell
11 27 (1.92%) PowerShell
11 27 (1.92%) Ruby
12 22 (1.57%) PHP 5
13 17 (1.21%) VB.NET
14 16 (1.14%) HiveQL
15 14 (1.00%) Perl
16 12 (0.86%) ABAP
16 12 (0.86%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 149 (10.62%) Degree
2 31 (2.21%) Microsoft Certification
3 25 (1.78%) ISEB
4 22 (1.57%) MCSE
5 21 (1.50%) Computer Science Degree
6 13 (0.93%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (0.93%) Numerate Degree
7 12 (0.86%) MCSA
8 11 (0.78%) CIMA
8 11 (0.78%) CISSP
8 11 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 10 (0.71%) CCNA
9 10 (0.71%) ISTQB
10 8 (0.57%) PMI Certification
11 7 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 7 (0.50%) Security Cleared
12 6 (0.43%) ACCA
12 6 (0.43%) CREST Certified
12 6 (0.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 6 (0.43%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (4.78%) QA
2 46 (3.28%) SLA
3 21 (1.50%) PSD2
4 18 (1.28%) PMO
5 14 (1.00%) PCI DSS
6 13 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 9 (0.64%) Data Quality
7 9 (0.64%) GDPR
8 3 (0.21%) GCP
8 3 (0.21%) NIST 800
9 1 (0.071%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.071%) ISO 22301
9 1 (0.071%) ISO 31000
9 1 (0.071%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.071%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (0.071%) P3O
System Software
1 60 (4.28%) Active Directory
2 27 (1.92%) Docker
3 26 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
4 21 (1.50%) HDFS
5 14 (1.00%) VMware NSX
6 13 (0.93%) Hyper-V
7 9 (0.64%) vSphere
8 6 (0.43%) XenApp
8 6 (0.43%) XenDesktop
9 5 (0.36%) Virtual Desktop
10 2 (0.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (0.14%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.071%) DFS Replication
11 1 (0.071%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 17 (1.21%) SCCM
2 15 (1.07%) Kubernetes
3 14 (1.00%) Ansible
3 14 (1.00%) Cisco CME
3 14 (1.00%) Cisco Prime
4 12 (0.86%) Puppet
4 12 (0.86%) Terraform
5 6 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (0.36%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 5 (0.36%) Xymon
6 5 (0.36%) ZABBIX
7 4 (0.29%) FortiGate
7 4 (0.29%) Marathon
7 4 (0.29%) Mesos
7 4 (0.29%) PowerCLI
7 4 (0.29%) Single Sign-On
8 3 (0.21%) AirWatch
8 3 (0.21%) Docker Swarm
9 2 (0.14%) HP ALM
9 2 (0.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 251 (17.89%) Microsoft
2 100 (7.13%) SAP
3 93 (6.63%) Oracle
4 62 (4.42%) Cisco
5 53 (3.78%) VMware
6 41 (2.92%) Google
7 37 (2.64%) CheckPoint
8 36 (2.57%) Palo Alto
9 29 (2.07%) PayPal
10 27 (1.92%) Apple
11 26 (1.85%) webMethods
12 25 (1.78%) Ab Initio
12 25 (1.78%) Xamarin
13 24 (1.71%) Vitria
14 23 (1.64%) Hyperion
15 22 (1.57%) Capita
16 21 (1.50%) Citrix
17 20 (1.43%) F5
18 19 (1.35%) hybris
19 18 (1.28%) Adobe