Period
to 22 November 2017

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

Retailing
England > South East
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 72 62
Rank change year-on-year +3 -10 -13
Permanent jobs citing Retail 1291 1297 1858
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 4.20% 3.68% 4.40%
As % of the General category 12.19% 10.41% 12.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1042 1126 1460
South East median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £26,250 £29,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £77,500 £72,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% 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 10589 12457 15357
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 34.41% 35.39% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 8167 9904 11870
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,250 £71,250 £70,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,115 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.74% +4.23% -

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 22 November 2017.

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 22 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
Thames Valley +7 529 £50,000 - 41
Hampshire +15 450 £42,500 - 26
Berkshire +37 330 £57,500 +4.55% 19
Surrey -53 135 £50,000 -13.04% 7
Buckinghamshire -19 131 £47,000 +4.44% 14
West Sussex +54 77 £36,000 -28.00% 2
Oxfordshire +7 71 £53,750 +7.50% 8
East Sussex +24 36 £50,000 - 3
Kent -10 27 £40,000 -20.00%
Middlesex +13 9 £92,500 +65.18% 1
Sussex -10 1 - -
Retail
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 South East region with a requirement for Retail.

1 360 (27.89%) Agile Software Development
2 335 (25.95%) SQL
3 298 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 269 (20.84%) .NET
5 264 (20.45%) C#
6 258 (19.98%) Finance
7 243 (18.82%) SQL Server
8 242 (18.75%) JavaScript
9 233 (18.05%) HTML
10 222 (17.20%) E-Commerce
11 220 (17.04%) CSS
12 176 (13.63%) Scrum
13 154 (11.93%) SAP
14 148 (11.46%) Windows
15 138 (10.69%) Java
16 136 (10.53%) MVC
17 132 (10.22%) Marketing
18 131 (10.15%) Analytical Skills
19 129 (9.99%) Degree
20 117 (9.06%) Stakeholder Management
21 115 (8.91%) Logistics
22 114 (8.83%) Telecoms
23 112 (8.68%) Project Management
24 108 (8.37%) AngularJS
25 98 (7.59%) Web Development
26 97 (7.51%) Business Intelligence
27 95 (7.36%) TDD
28 93 (7.20%) ASP.NET
28 93 (7.20%) Python
29 90 (6.97%) Git (software)

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 33 (2.56%) NServiceBus
2 29 (2.25%) SAS
3 26 (2.01%) MS Exchange
4 20 (1.55%) IIS
5 17 (1.32%) CMS
6 15 (1.16%) Drupal
6 15 (1.16%) JBoss
7 13 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2010
8 12 (0.93%) SharePoint
9 11 (0.85%) Apache
10 10 (0.77%) Apache Spark
10 10 (0.77%) Confluence
10 10 (0.77%) Umbraco
11 9 (0.70%) Skype for Business
12 8 (0.62%) Elasticsearch
13 7 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2003
13 7 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2007
14 6 (0.46%) SharePoint 2010
14 6 (0.46%) Tomcat
15 4 (0.31%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 50 (3.87%) Microsoft Office
2 31 (2.40%) Microsoft Excel
3 23 (1.78%) Microsoft Project
3 23 (1.78%) MS Visio
4 21 (1.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 18 (1.39%) Spreadsheet
6 11 (0.85%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 10 (0.77%) Chatbot
8 7 (0.54%) AutoCAD
8 7 (0.54%) Revit
9 6 (0.46%) Autodesk Smoke
10 4 (0.31%) Mathematica
10 4 (0.31%) SPSS
11 2 (0.15%) Photoshop
12 1 (0.077%) Adobe Illustrator
12 1 (0.077%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 66 (5.11%) SAP Retail
2 54 (4.18%) SAP SD
3 51 (3.95%) SAP MM
4 27 (2.09%) SAP SCM
5 20 (1.55%) Dynamics NAV
6 18 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
7 17 (1.32%) Magento
8 16 (1.24%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
9 15 (1.16%) SAP Layout Workbench
9 15 (1.16%) SAP POS DM
10 13 (1.01%) BusinessWare
10 13 (1.01%) SAP LE
11 12 (0.93%) Dynamics AX
12 9 (0.70%) SAP FI
12 9 (0.70%) SAP S/4HANA
13 7 (0.54%) Cognos Business Intelligence
13 7 (0.54%) SAP CO
13 7 (0.54%) SAP FI/CO
13 7 (0.54%) SAP WM
14 5 (0.39%) SAP EWM
Cloud Services
1 69 (5.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 53 (4.11%) Amazon AWS
3 34 (2.63%) SaaS
4 23 (1.78%) GitHub
5 18 (1.39%) Dynamics 365
5 18 (1.39%) Office 365
6 9 (0.70%) IaaS
7 7 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
7 7 (0.54%) PaaS
8 5 (0.39%) Google Analytics
9 4 (0.31%) Force.com
9 4 (0.31%) IBM Blueworks
9 4 (0.31%) SuccessFactors
10 3 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (0.23%) Amazon S3
10 3 (0.23%) Amazon SQS
10 3 (0.23%) AWS CloudFormation
10 3 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
10 3 (0.23%) Tricentis Tosca
11 2 (0.15%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 37 (2.87%) LAN
2 35 (2.71%) WAN
3 28 (2.17%) TCP/IP
4 23 (1.78%) DNS
4 23 (1.78%) Internet
5 18 (1.39%) Firewall
6 16 (1.24%) DHCP
7 13 (1.01%) VLAN
8 12 (0.93%) NFC
8 12 (0.93%) RFID
9 10 (0.77%) BGP
9 10 (0.77%) Cisco ASA
9 10 (0.77%) OSPF
9 10 (0.77%) SAN
9 10 (0.77%) VPN
9 10 (0.77%) Wi-Fi
10 9 (0.70%) EIGRP
10 9 (0.70%) WLAN
11 8 (0.62%) FTP
11 8 (0.62%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 243 (18.82%) SQL Server
2 53 (4.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 51 (3.95%) MySQL
4 47 (3.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 36 (2.79%) SQL Server 2008
6 34 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 31 (2.40%) Big Data
7 31 (2.40%) Data Warehouse
8 25 (1.94%) Redis
9 24 (1.86%) NoSQL
10 21 (1.63%) Relational Database
11 17 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
12 16 (1.24%) Hadoop
13 15 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
14 14 (1.08%) Power BI
15 13 (1.01%) Crystal Reports
15 13 (1.01%) RDBMS
16 12 (0.93%) Data Mining
16 12 (0.93%) SQL Server 2016
17 11 (0.85%) GIS
Development Applications
1 90 (6.97%) Git (software)
2 63 (4.88%) JIRA
3 51 (3.95%) Selenium
4 48 (3.72%) Jenkins
5 41 (3.18%) NUnit
6 38 (2.94%) Visual Studio
7 36 (2.79%) Moq
8 35 (2.71%) Subversion
9 31 (2.40%) Maven
10 22 (1.70%) Team Foundation Server
11 19 (1.47%) SoapUI
12 13 (1.01%) JMeter
13 12 (0.93%) TestDirector
14 10 (0.77%) Cucumber
14 10 (0.77%) Octopus Deploy
15 9 (0.70%) Eclipse
15 9 (0.70%) Oracle APEX
15 9 (0.70%) TeamCity
16 8 (0.62%) JUnit
16 8 (0.62%) Mercurial
General
1 258 (19.98%) Finance
2 132 (10.22%) Marketing
3 114 (8.83%) Telecoms
4 80 (6.20%) Back Office
5 78 (6.04%) Manufacturing
6 70 (5.42%) Banking
7 63 (4.88%) Publishing
8 42 (3.25%) Automotive
9 29 (2.25%) Games
10 25 (1.94%) Electronics
11 24 (1.86%) Legal
12 21 (1.63%) Advertising
13 11 (0.85%) Law
14 9 (0.70%) Billing
15 8 (0.62%) General Ledger
16 6 (0.46%) Retail Banking
16 6 (0.46%) Retail Finance
17 5 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
18 4 (0.31%) Cantonese Language
18 4 (0.31%) French Language
Job Titles
1 367 (28.43%) Developer
2 229 (17.74%) Analyst
3 134 (10.38%) .NET Developer
4 117 (9.06%) Consultant
5 109 (8.44%) C# Developer
6 88 (6.82%) Business Analyst
7 85 (6.58%) C# .NET Developer
8 59 (4.57%) Project Manager
9 55 (4.26%) Senior Developer
10 54 (4.18%) Junior
10 54 (4.18%) Software Developer
11 51 (3.95%) Architect
12 49 (3.80%) SQL Developer
13 47 (3.64%) Support Analyst
14 46 (3.56%) Java Developer
15 44 (3.41%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
16 43 (3.33%) SAP Consultant
17 37 (2.87%) .NET Software Developer
18 36 (2.79%) JavaScript Developer
18 36 (2.79%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 269 (20.84%) .NET
2 233 (18.05%) HTML
3 220 (17.04%) CSS
4 108 (8.37%) AngularJS
5 93 (7.20%) ASP.NET
6 88 (6.82%) Web Services
7 79 (6.12%) HTML5
8 78 (6.04%) jQuery
9 66 (5.11%) .NET Framework
10 58 (4.49%) WPF
11 57 (4.42%) ASP.NET MVC
12 49 (3.80%) XML
13 36 (2.79%) Node.js
14 34 (2.63%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 32 (2.48%) CSS3
15 32 (2.48%) React
16 29 (2.25%) REST
16 29 (2.25%) WCF
17 27 (2.09%) Entity Framework
17 27 (2.09%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 131 (10.15%) Analytical Skills
2 67 (5.19%) User Experience
3 64 (4.96%) Computer Science
4 62 (4.80%) EPoS
5 48 (3.72%) FMCG
6 34 (2.63%) iPad
6 34 (2.63%) N-Tier
7 26 (2.01%) Management Information System
8 18 (1.39%) Data Centre
9 17 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
10 16 (1.24%) Mobile App
11 15 (1.16%) Fintech
11 15 (1.16%) Wiki
12 13 (1.01%) Smart Meter
13 12 (0.93%) Algorithms
13 12 (0.93%) Mobile Computing
13 12 (0.93%) Mobile Payment
14 11 (0.85%) Driving Licence
14 11 (0.85%) Greenfield Project
14 11 (0.85%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 148 (11.46%) Windows
2 80 (6.20%) Linux
3 42 (3.25%) Windows Server
4 23 (1.78%) Windows 10
4 23 (1.78%) Windows 7
5 17 (1.32%) Unix
6 16 (1.24%) Android
6 16 (1.24%) Windows 8
7 13 (1.01%) AIX
7 13 (1.01%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (0.77%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (0.62%) Apple iOS
11 5 (0.39%) Windows Mobile
12 4 (0.31%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.15%) Debian
13 2 (0.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.15%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.077%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.077%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 360 (27.89%) Agile Software Development
2 222 (17.20%) E-Commerce
3 176 (13.63%) Scrum
4 136 (10.53%) MVC
5 117 (9.06%) Stakeholder Management
6 115 (8.91%) Logistics
7 112 (8.68%) Project Management
8 98 (7.59%) Web Development
9 97 (7.51%) Business Intelligence
10 95 (7.36%) TDD
11 90 (6.97%) Test Automation
12 86 (6.66%) SDLC
13 78 (6.04%) Continuous Integration
13 78 (6.04%) OOP
13 78 (6.04%) Software Engineering
14 77 (5.96%) Business Analysis
15 72 (5.58%) Analytics
16 69 (5.34%) Mentoring
17 68 (5.27%) Continuous Improvement
17 68 (5.27%) OO
Programming Languages
1 335 (25.95%) SQL
2 264 (20.45%) C#
3 242 (18.75%) JavaScript
4 138 (10.69%) Java
5 93 (7.20%) Python
6 69 (5.34%) T-SQL
7 44 (3.41%) PHP
8 29 (2.25%) C++
9 26 (2.01%) Ruby
10 24 (1.86%) C
11 19 (1.47%) ABAP
12 18 (1.39%) Bash Shell
13 16 (1.24%) VB.NET
14 15 (1.16%) Perl
15 13 (1.01%) VBA
16 12 (0.93%) R
17 10 (0.77%) PL/SQL
18 9 (0.70%) Korn
19 7 (0.54%) Groovy
19 7 (0.54%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 129 (9.99%) Degree
2 25 (1.94%) ISEB
3 24 (1.86%) Computer Science Degree
3 24 (1.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (0.85%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (0.85%) ISTQB
4 11 (0.85%) Security Cleared
5 8 (0.62%) PhD
5 8 (0.62%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 7 (0.54%) AAT
6 7 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
6 7 (0.54%) Master's Degree
7 6 (0.46%) CIMA
7 6 (0.46%) MCP
7 6 (0.46%) Numerate Degree
7 6 (0.46%) SC Cleared
8 5 (0.39%) CCIE
8 5 (0.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 4 (0.31%) CCNP
9 4 (0.31%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (3.49%) QA
2 24 (1.86%) SLA
3 19 (1.47%) PMO
4 10 (0.77%) GDPR
5 9 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (0.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 6 (0.46%) BS25999
6 6 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 5 (0.39%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.15%) COBIT
8 2 (0.15%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.077%) Cyber Essentials
9 1 (0.077%) HL7
9 1 (0.077%) IASME
System Software
1 45 (3.49%) Active Directory
2 31 (2.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (1.32%) Docker
4 14 (1.08%) Hyper-V
5 9 (0.70%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (0.23%) Firmware
6 3 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (0.23%) vSphere
7 2 (0.15%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.077%) HDFS
8 1 (0.077%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.077%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.077%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 16 (1.24%) HP Quality Center
2 12 (0.93%) SCCM
3 10 (0.77%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (0.70%) Data Guard
4 9 (0.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 9 (0.70%) Oracle RMAN
5 7 (0.54%) Ansible
5 7 (0.54%) Puppet
6 5 (0.39%) AirWatch
7 4 (0.31%) Kibana
8 3 (0.23%) Nessus
8 3 (0.23%) Nmap
8 3 (0.23%) vCenter Server
9 2 (0.15%) BladeLogic
9 2 (0.15%) BMC PATROL
9 2 (0.15%) EMC NetWorker
9 2 (0.15%) Microsoft Intune
9 2 (0.15%) WSUS
10 1 (0.077%) IBM BigFix
10 1 (0.077%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 298 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 154 (11.93%) SAP
3 54 (4.18%) Oracle
4 34 (2.63%) VMware
5 31 (2.40%) Cisco
6 24 (1.86%) HP
7 18 (1.39%) IBM
8 14 (1.08%) Adobe
9 13 (1.01%) Ab Initio
9 13 (1.01%) Google
9 13 (1.01%) Hyperion
9 13 (1.01%) Tableau
9 13 (1.01%) Vitria
9 13 (1.01%) webMethods
10 12 (0.93%) Citrix
10 12 (0.93%) Intel
10 12 (0.93%) MuleSoft
10 12 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
11 9 (0.70%) F5
12 7 (0.54%) Blue Prism