Period
to

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 4 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
England > South East
6 months to
4 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 65 85 97
Rank change year-on-year +20 +12 -20
Permanent jobs citing Retail 1,036 609 428
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 4.55% 3.84% 3.06%
As % of the General category 7.32% 7.53% 6.45%
Number of salaries quoted 533 349 332
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £30,000
25th Percentile £38,041 £35,000 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
75th Percentile £71,250 £66,250 £62,813
90th Percentile £83,500 £78,750 £80,000
England median annual salary £59,425 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +3.35% +4.55% +1.85%

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 14,156 8,088 6,635
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 62.23% 51.05% 47.49%
Number of salaries quoted 6,791 5,087 5,125
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,250 £28,750
25th Percentile £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £53,850 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.70% - +5.26%
75th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Retail as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Retail in the South East.

Salary trend for Retail in the South East

Retail
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Retail in the South East over the 6 months to 4 July 2022.

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 4 July 2022. 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
Jobs
Thames Valley +7 354 £60,000 +20.00% 69
Hampshire +17 268 £50,000 +11.11% 20
Surrey -12 162 £52,500 -16.00% 16
Berkshire +23 148 £63,000 +22.33% 22
Buckinghamshire +18 128 £55,000 - 34
West Sussex +54 93 £42,500 -10.53% 7
Oxfordshire -29 79 £60,000 +71.43% 13
Kent -25 77 £45,000 +12.50% 17
East Sussex +24 54 £37,787 -41.87% 3
Home Counties 0 12 £85,000 -
Sussex - 9 £50,000 - 3
Retail
England

For the 6 months to 4 July 2022, 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.

1 337 (32.53%) Agile
2 265 (25.58%) Finance
3 245 (23.65%) Social Skills
4 220 (21.24%) Degree
5 195 (18.82%) Problem-Solving
6 193 (18.63%) SQL
7 168 (16.22%) Azure
8 158 (15.25%) Microsoft
9 148 (14.29%) E-Commerce
9 148 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
10 145 (14.00%) Software Engineering
11 139 (13.42%) DevOps
12 127 (12.26%) Project Management
13 119 (11.49%) Analytics
14 116 (11.20%) JavaScript
15 110 (10.62%) AWS
16 105 (10.14%) C#
17 99 (9.56%) .NET
18 95 (9.17%) Driving Licence
19 94 (9.07%) SaaS
19 94 (9.07%) Python
20 93 (8.98%) Marketing
21 87 (8.40%) CI/CD
22 84 (8.11%) Risk Management
22 84 (8.11%) Microservices
23 83 (8.01%) Windows
24 82 (7.92%) Java
25 80 (7.72%) Docker
26 77 (7.43%) Cybersecurity
26 77 (7.43%) Computer Science

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 17 (1.64%) SharePoint
2 16 (1.54%) SAS
3 12 (1.16%) Confluence
4 9 (0.87%) Mule
5 8 (0.77%) Apache Spark
6 7 (0.68%) ArcGIS
7 6 (0.58%) Mendix
8 5 (0.48%) Apache
8 5 (0.48%) IIS
9 3 (0.29%) Anypoint
9 3 (0.29%) CMS
9 3 (0.29%) Headless CMS
10 2 (0.19%) MS Exchange
10 2 (0.19%) Office Communications Server
10 2 (0.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (0.19%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.097%) JBoss
11 1 (0.097%) nginx
11 1 (0.097%) Tomcat
Applications
1 76 (7.34%) Microsoft Excel
2 36 (3.47%) Microsoft Office
3 22 (2.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 15 (1.45%) MS Visio
5 11 (1.06%) Microsoft Project
6 10 (0.97%) Sketch
7 9 (0.87%) Campfire
7 9 (0.87%) Spreadsheet
7 9 (0.87%) Zeplin
8 6 (0.58%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.097%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.097%) InVision
Business Applications
1 13 (1.25%) SAP S/4HANA
2 10 (0.97%) SAP ERP
3 7 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (0.68%) SAP FI
4 5 (0.48%) OpenText VIM for SAP
4 5 (0.48%) SAP APO
4 5 (0.48%) SAP BPC
4 5 (0.48%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
4 5 (0.48%) SAP Retail
5 4 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.19%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 2 (0.19%) MIS ActiveH
6 2 (0.19%) SAP CO
6 2 (0.19%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (0.19%) SAP R/3
6 2 (0.19%) Shopify
7 1 (0.097%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.097%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 168 (16.22%) Azure
2 110 (10.62%) AWS
3 94 (9.07%) SaaS
4 47 (4.54%) Microsoft 365
5 44 (4.25%) Power Platform
6 35 (3.38%) Azure DevOps
7 33 (3.19%) Serverless
8 26 (2.51%) GCP
9 25 (2.41%) Azure Active Directory
10 24 (2.32%) Amazon EC2
11 21 (2.03%) Azure Cosmos DB
12 20 (1.93%) AWS CloudFormation
13 19 (1.83%) Google Analytics
14 18 (1.74%) AWS Lambda
15 17 (1.64%) Amazon S3
15 17 (1.64%) Figma
16 16 (1.54%) Amazon ECS
17 14 (1.35%) Amazon Kinesis
17 14 (1.35%) PaaS
18 13 (1.25%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (2.90%) Firewall
2 29 (2.80%) Wireless
3 18 (1.74%) VPN
4 16 (1.54%) Internet
5 15 (1.45%) DHCP
6 14 (1.35%) DNS
7 10 (0.97%) Broadband
8 9 (0.87%) Intranet
8 9 (0.87%) OpenVPN
8 9 (0.87%) WAN
9 7 (0.68%) Wi-Fi
10 6 (0.58%) VoIP
11 5 (0.48%) SAN
12 4 (0.39%) Intrusion Detection
12 4 (0.39%) Network Security
12 4 (0.39%) Remote Desktop
12 4 (0.39%) SNMP
12 4 (0.39%) Unified Communications
13 3 (0.29%) HTTP
14 2 (0.19%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (4.25%) MySQL
2 43 (4.15%) Power BI
3 41 (3.96%) SQL Server
4 35 (3.38%) NoSQL
5 30 (2.90%) MongoDB
6 21 (2.03%) Hadoop
7 20 (1.93%) Big Data
8 19 (1.83%) DynamoDB
8 19 (1.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 18 (1.74%) Elasticsearch
10 17 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
11 16 (1.54%) MariaDB
12 15 (1.45%) Couchbase
12 15 (1.45%) Data Lake
13 14 (1.35%) Amazon RDS
14 10 (0.97%) Relational Database
14 10 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 7 (0.68%) Apache Hive
15 7 (0.68%) GIS
15 7 (0.68%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 50 (4.83%) Git (software)
2 37 (3.57%) JIRA
3 27 (2.61%) Jenkins
4 18 (1.74%) Bitbucket
5 15 (1.45%) JMeter
5 15 (1.45%) LoadRunner
6 12 (1.16%) NeoLoad
7 11 (1.06%) Moq
7 11 (1.06%) NUnit
8 10 (0.97%) Zephyr
9 8 (0.77%) Octopus Deploy
9 8 (0.77%) Selenium
9 8 (0.77%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 7 (0.68%) GitLab
11 6 (0.58%) CircleCI
12 5 (0.48%) Cucumber
12 5 (0.48%) TeamCity
13 4 (0.39%) MorphX
13 4 (0.39%) Postman
14 3 (0.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 265 (25.58%) Finance
2 245 (23.65%) Social Skills
3 148 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 93 (8.98%) Marketing
5 63 (6.08%) Manufacturing
5 63 (6.08%) Public Sector
6 61 (5.89%) Organisational Skills
7 56 (5.41%) Legal
8 47 (4.54%) Local Government
9 40 (3.86%) Influencing Skills
9 40 (3.86%) Presentation Skills
10 26 (2.51%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 25 (2.41%) Automotive
12 24 (2.32%) Telecoms
13 22 (2.12%) Banking
14 21 (2.03%) Law
15 19 (1.83%) Aviation
16 17 (1.64%) Electronics
17 16 (1.54%) Advertising
18 15 (1.45%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 176 (16.99%) Developer
2 165 (15.93%) Analyst
3 122 (11.78%) Graduate
4 59 (5.69%) Business Analyst
5 58 (5.60%) .NET Developer
6 44 (4.25%) Project Manager
7 41 (3.96%) IT Analyst
8 34 (3.28%) Administrator
9 33 (3.19%) Software Engineer
10 32 (3.09%) Architect
11 30 (2.90%) Data Analyst
12 29 (2.80%) Senior Developer
13 28 (2.70%) DevOps Engineer
14 27 (2.61%) Senior Analyst
15 26 (2.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 25 (2.41%) IT Support
16 25 (2.41%) Support Engineer
17 23 (2.22%) Service Analyst
18 22 (2.12%) AWS Engineer
18 22 (2.12%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (9.56%) .NET
2 73 (7.05%) React
3 69 (6.66%) HTML
4 67 (6.47%) CSS
5 47 (4.54%) REST
6 38 (3.67%) Web Services
7 34 (3.28%) .NET Framework
7 34 (3.28%) ASP.NET
8 31 (2.99%) LAMP
9 30 (2.90%) AngularJS
10 26 (2.51%) ASP.NET Web API
11 23 (2.22%) Node.js
12 22 (2.12%) RabbitMQ
13 21 (2.03%) XML
14 19 (1.83%) .NET Core
14 19 (1.83%) jQuery
14 19 (1.83%) Laravel
15 18 (1.74%) RESTful
16 17 (1.64%) Django
16 17 (1.64%) GraphQL
Miscellaneous
1 95 (9.17%) Driving Licence
2 69 (6.66%) User Experience
3 48 (4.63%) Greenfield Project
4 36 (3.47%) PMI
5 34 (3.28%) Mobile App
6 33 (3.19%) Self-Motivation
7 29 (2.80%) Enterprise Software
8 25 (2.41%) Management Information System
9 17 (1.64%) Hybrid Cloud
9 17 (1.64%) Linux Command Line
10 16 (1.54%) Marketing Technology
11 14 (1.35%) IoT
12 13 (1.25%) EPoS
13 12 (1.16%) Augmented Reality
13 12 (1.16%) FMCG
13 12 (1.16%) iPad
13 12 (1.16%) NHS
14 11 (1.06%) Legacy Code
14 11 (1.06%) Legacy Systems
14 11 (1.06%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 83 (8.01%) Windows
2 54 (5.21%) Linux
3 35 (3.38%) Apple iOS
4 31 (2.99%) Android
5 19 (1.83%) Unix
6 18 (1.74%) Windows Server
7 15 (1.45%) Windows 10
8 9 (0.87%) Mac OS
8 9 (0.87%) Windows 7
9 7 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (0.48%) Windows Server 2019
11 4 (0.39%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.19%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.19%) Windows Server 2016
13 1 (0.097%) MVS
13 1 (0.097%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 337 (32.53%) Agile
2 195 (18.82%) Problem-Solving
3 148 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 145 (14.00%) Software Engineering
5 139 (13.42%) DevOps
6 127 (12.26%) Project Management
7 119 (11.49%) Analytics
8 87 (8.40%) CI/CD
9 84 (8.11%) Microservices
9 84 (8.11%) Risk Management
10 77 (7.43%) Computer Science
10 77 (7.43%) Cybersecurity
11 75 (7.24%) Information Security
12 72 (6.95%) Scrum
13 70 (6.76%) Decision-Making
13 70 (6.76%) Waterfall
14 67 (6.47%) Business Analysis
15 60 (5.79%) B2B
15 60 (5.79%) Service Delivery
16 58 (5.60%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 193 (18.63%) SQL
2 116 (11.20%) JavaScript
3 105 (10.14%) C#
4 94 (9.07%) Python
5 82 (7.92%) Java
6 58 (5.60%) PHP
7 39 (3.76%) T-SQL
8 38 (3.67%) C
9 28 (2.70%) PowerShell
10 27 (2.61%) TypeScript
11 23 (2.22%) C++
12 19 (1.83%) Bash
12 19 (1.83%) Go
12 19 (1.83%) Kotlin
13 18 (1.74%) Perl
14 17 (1.64%) R
15 15 (1.45%) Groovy
15 15 (1.45%) Shell Script
16 9 (0.87%) PL/SQL
17 8 (0.77%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 220 (21.24%) Degree
2 40 (3.86%) PMI Certification
3 38 (3.67%) Computer Science Degree
4 23 (2.22%) ISEB
4 23 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 22 (2.12%) ISTQB
6 19 (1.83%) Master's Degree
7 17 (1.64%) DBS Check
8 15 (1.45%) IIBA
9 13 (1.25%) Security Cleared
10 11 (1.06%) PhD
11 10 (0.97%) CISSP
12 9 (0.87%) APMP
12 9 (0.87%) CRISC
12 9 (0.87%) PMP
12 9 (0.87%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 8 (0.77%) CISM
14 7 (0.68%) BC Cleared
15 6 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
15 6 (0.58%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (5.41%) GRC
2 46 (4.44%) QA
3 21 (2.03%) GDPR
4 19 (1.83%) PMO
5 14 (1.35%) SLA
6 9 (0.87%) COBIT
7 8 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 8 (0.77%) PCI DSS
8 7 (0.68%) NIST
9 6 (0.58%) NIST 800
10 4 (0.39%) Data Quality
10 4 (0.39%) PSD2
11 3 (0.29%) PA-DSS
11 3 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 2 (0.19%) Accessibility
13 1 (0.097%) ISO 14001
13 1 (0.097%) ISO 22301
13 1 (0.097%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 80 (7.72%) Docker
2 64 (6.18%) Active Directory
3 9 (0.87%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.097%) KVM
Systems Management
1 42 (4.05%) Kubernetes
2 37 (3.57%) Terraform
3 28 (2.70%) Ansible
4 15 (1.45%) Opscode Chef
5 13 (1.25%) Grafana
6 11 (1.06%) Microsoft Intune
7 10 (0.97%) Single Sign-On
8 6 (0.58%) Pingdom
8 6 (0.58%) SolarWinds Orion
9 5 (0.48%) SCCM
10 4 (0.39%) CASB
10 4 (0.39%) HP Quality Center
10 4 (0.39%) vCenter Server
11 3 (0.29%) Autotask
11 3 (0.29%) ZABBIX
12 2 (0.19%) AirWatch
12 2 (0.19%) Puppet
13 1 (0.097%) Kibana
13 1 (0.097%) Norton AntiVirus
13 1 (0.097%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 158 (15.25%) Microsoft
2 25 (2.41%) Google
3 23 (2.22%) Cisco
3 23 (2.22%) SAP
4 21 (2.03%) Salesforce.com
5 20 (1.93%) Cognos
6 19 (1.83%) Dynatrace
7 18 (1.74%) Oracle
8 17 (1.64%) AppDynamics
9 16 (1.54%) Databricks
10 12 (1.16%) Datto
10 12 (1.16%) Meraki
10 12 (1.16%) New Relic
10 12 (1.16%) VMware
11 11 (1.06%) Micro Focus
12 10 (0.97%) Foundry
12 10 (0.97%) Palantir
12 10 (0.97%) Sophos
13 9 (0.87%) Splunk
14 8 (0.77%) Xamarin