Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
England > South East
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 57 71 69
Rank change year-on-year +14 -2 -4
Permanent jobs citing Retail 1,335 1,197 1,346
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 4.58% 4.13% 3.80%
As % of the General category 14.34% 11.98% 10.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1,123 966 1,203
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.38% -6.00% +2.04%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £77,000
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 9,307 9,989 12,568
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 31.95% 34.46% 35.50%
Number of salaries quoted 7,453 7,688 10,126
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £71,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +2.94% +2.00%

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 16 October 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 16 October 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
Hampshire +2 510 £45,000 +3.45% 47
Thames Valley +6 506 £52,500 +5.00% 78
Berkshire -6 284 £53,750 -6.52% 28
Surrey +58 211 £55,000 +4.76% 24
Buckinghamshire +27 132 £51,750 +10.11% 34
Oxfordshire +16 90 £50,000 -9.09% 16
East Sussex -7 32 £42,500 -15.00% 3
West Sussex -41 31 £32,500 -18.75% 6
Kent +11 24 £37,500 -6.25% 12
Middlesex +17 7 £75,000 -16.67%
Sussex +6 6 £95,000 +72.73%
Retail
England

For the 6 months to 16 October 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.

1 430 (32.21%) Agile Software Development
2 371 (27.79%) Finance
3 324 (24.27%) SQL
4 229 (17.15%) JavaScript
5 222 (16.63%) Microsoft
6 218 (16.33%) HTML
7 206 (15.43%) CSS
8 204 (15.28%) C#
9 199 (14.91%) .NET
10 192 (14.38%) E-Commerce
11 184 (13.78%) Scrum
12 183 (13.71%) Degree
13 181 (13.56%) Problem-Solving
14 170 (12.73%) SQL Server
15 154 (11.54%) MVC
16 151 (11.31%) Java
17 130 (9.74%) Analytical Skills
18 128 (9.59%) Analytics
19 126 (9.44%) Business Intelligence
20 119 (8.91%) Git (software)
21 118 (8.84%) Amazon AWS
21 118 (8.84%) ITIL
21 118 (8.84%) AngularJS
22 107 (8.01%) ASP.NET
22 107 (8.01%) Microsoft Azure
23 105 (7.87%) Telecoms
24 104 (7.79%) Project Management
25 101 (7.57%) SAP
26 100 (7.49%) SDLC
27 97 (7.27%) Oracle

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 51 (3.82%) Apache Spark
2 38 (2.85%) CMS
3 33 (2.47%) SAS
4 30 (2.25%) Apache
5 28 (2.10%) Confluence
5 28 (2.10%) IIS
6 14 (1.05%) SharePoint
7 12 (0.90%) OpenStack
8 11 (0.82%) EPiServer
9 10 (0.75%) Drupal
9 10 (0.75%) WordPress
10 8 (0.60%) Elasticsearch
11 7 (0.52%) JBoss
11 7 (0.52%) NetWeaver
12 6 (0.45%) MS Exchange
12 6 (0.45%) Sitecore CMS
12 6 (0.45%) Tomcat
13 4 (0.30%) Hyperledger
13 4 (0.30%) Umbraco
14 3 (0.22%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 71 (5.32%) Microsoft Office
2 49 (3.67%) Microsoft Excel
3 28 (2.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 24 (1.80%) Chatbot
5 14 (1.05%) Microsoft Project
6 11 (0.82%) Photoshop
7 9 (0.67%) Adobe Illustrator
8 7 (0.52%) MS Visio
9 3 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 2 (0.15%) InVision
10 2 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
11 1 (0.075%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 43 (3.22%) Dynamics NAV
2 19 (1.42%) Dynamics CRM
3 11 (0.82%) Dynamics AX
4 7 (0.52%) SAP CRM
4 7 (0.52%) SAP S/4HANA
4 7 (0.52%) SAP SD
5 6 (0.45%) NetSuite
6 5 (0.37%) SAP CO
6 5 (0.37%) SAP FI
6 5 (0.37%) SAP FI/CO
7 4 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
7 4 (0.30%) PeopleSoft HCM
8 3 (0.22%) Magento
8 3 (0.22%) SAP APO
8 3 (0.22%) SAP Business One
8 3 (0.22%) SAP FI-CA
8 3 (0.22%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
8 3 (0.22%) SAP Hybris
8 3 (0.22%) SAP IS-U
8 3 (0.22%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 118 (8.84%) Amazon AWS
2 107 (8.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 33 (2.47%) Google Cloud Platform
3 33 (2.47%) Office 365
4 29 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
5 22 (1.65%) GitHub
6 20 (1.50%) PaaS
7 18 (1.35%) SaaS
8 17 (1.27%) IaaS
9 14 (1.05%) Dynamics 365
10 12 (0.90%) AWS CloudFormation
11 8 (0.60%) Amazon Kinesis
12 5 (0.37%) Adobe Analytics
12 5 (0.37%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 5 (0.37%) Akamai
12 5 (0.37%) Amazon S3
13 4 (0.30%) AWS Lambda
13 4 (0.30%) Google Analytics
13 4 (0.30%) Serverless
14 2 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 46 (3.45%) Internet
2 38 (2.85%) LAN
2 38 (2.85%) Wireless
3 34 (2.55%) WAN
4 26 (1.95%) DNS
5 25 (1.87%) Firewall
5 25 (1.87%) NFC
5 25 (1.87%) Unified Communications
6 16 (1.20%) DHCP
6 16 (1.20%) TCP/IP
7 12 (0.90%) Network Security
8 10 (0.75%) NetScaler
8 10 (0.75%) Wi-Fi
9 9 (0.67%) VPN
10 7 (0.52%) Bluetooth
10 7 (0.52%) Cisco ASA
10 7 (0.52%) WLAN
11 6 (0.45%) Cisco IOS
11 6 (0.45%) IP Telephony
12 5 (0.37%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 170 (12.73%) SQL Server
2 88 (6.59%) Relational Database
3 87 (6.52%) MySQL
4 68 (5.09%) Big Data
5 65 (4.87%) NoSQL
6 61 (4.57%) Power BI
7 48 (3.60%) Hadoop
8 41 (3.07%) MongoDB
9 39 (2.92%) PostgreSQL
10 36 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
11 31 (2.32%) RDBMS
12 29 (2.17%) Blockchain
12 29 (2.17%) SAP HANA
13 27 (2.02%) Apache Hive
13 27 (2.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 24 (1.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 23 (1.72%) Text Mining
16 19 (1.42%) Apache Cassandra
17 16 (1.20%) Data Mining
17 16 (1.20%) Redis
Development Applications
1 119 (8.91%) Git (software)
2 35 (2.62%) JIRA
3 34 (2.55%) Jenkins
4 30 (2.25%) Maven
5 25 (1.87%) TeamCity
6 17 (1.27%) Bitbucket
7 16 (1.20%) git-flow
8 14 (1.05%) Selenium
9 13 (0.97%) Gradle
10 11 (0.82%) NUnit
11 10 (0.75%) gulp
11 10 (0.75%) Octopus Deploy
12 8 (0.60%) Oracle Forms
12 8 (0.60%) PHPUnit
12 8 (0.60%) SoapUI
13 7 (0.52%) Grunt
13 7 (0.52%) MSBuild
14 6 (0.45%) LoadRunner
14 6 (0.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 6 (0.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 371 (27.79%) Finance
2 105 (7.87%) Telecoms
3 97 (7.27%) Marketing
4 75 (5.62%) Banking
5 62 (4.64%) Manufacturing
6 49 (3.67%) Advertising
7 39 (2.92%) Electronics
8 38 (2.85%) Back Office
9 34 (2.55%) Publishing
10 30 (2.25%) Retail Banking
11 28 (2.10%) Automotive
12 17 (1.27%) Games
13 14 (1.05%) Billing
14 12 (0.90%) Legal
15 10 (0.75%) Investment Banking
16 8 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
17 7 (0.52%) Corporate Banking
17 7 (0.52%) Financial Institution
17 7 (0.52%) Local Government
18 5 (0.37%) Law
Job Titles
1 367 (27.49%) Developer
2 199 (14.91%) Analyst
3 108 (8.09%) .NET Developer
4 90 (6.74%) Consultant
5 88 (6.59%) C# Developer
6 77 (5.77%) Software Developer
7 69 (5.17%) Architect
8 61 (4.57%) C# .NET Developer
8 61 (4.57%) Project Manager
9 60 (4.49%) Senior Developer
10 58 (4.34%) Business Analyst
11 50 (3.75%) Junior
12 47 (3.52%) Java Developer
12 47 (3.52%) SQL Developer
13 45 (3.37%) Solutions Architect
14 44 (3.30%) HTML Developer
15 40 (3.00%) JavaScript Developer
16 37 (2.77%) Senior Analyst
17 36 (2.70%) IT Manager
18 33 (2.47%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 218 (16.33%) HTML
2 206 (15.43%) CSS
3 199 (14.91%) .NET
4 118 (8.84%) AngularJS
5 107 (8.01%) ASP.NET
6 90 (6.74%) Web Services
7 89 (6.67%) jQuery
8 83 (6.22%) HTML5
9 77 (5.77%) CSS3
10 71 (5.32%) RESTful
11 59 (4.42%) Spring
12 55 (4.12%) React
12 55 (4.12%) REST
13 50 (3.75%) ASP.NET MVC
14 49 (3.67%) .NET Framework
15 48 (3.60%) Node.js
16 46 (3.45%) Kafka
17 44 (3.30%) ASP.NET Web API
18 43 (3.22%) JSON
19 42 (3.15%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 130 (9.74%) Analytical Skills
2 91 (6.82%) Self-Motivation
3 79 (5.92%) EPoS
4 71 (5.32%) Computer Science
5 54 (4.04%) User Experience
6 50 (3.75%) FMCG
7 45 (3.37%) Greenfield Project
8 44 (3.30%) Fintech
9 43 (3.22%) Mobile App
10 35 (2.62%) Data Centre
11 31 (2.32%) Algorithms
12 26 (1.95%) Smartcard
13 25 (1.87%) Contactless
13 25 (1.87%) EMV
13 25 (1.87%) Mobile Payment
14 23 (1.72%) Social Network
15 22 (1.65%) Management Information System
15 22 (1.65%) NHS
16 20 (1.50%) Enterprise Software
17 19 (1.42%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 91 (6.82%) Linux
2 76 (5.69%) Windows
3 29 (2.17%) Unix
4 25 (1.87%) Windows Server
5 22 (1.65%) Android
6 21 (1.57%) Apple iOS
7 13 (0.97%) Windows 7
8 8 (0.60%) Windows 10
9 7 (0.52%) CentOS
10 5 (0.37%) Ubuntu
11 4 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (0.22%) AIX
12 3 (0.22%) Mac OS
12 3 (0.22%) Windows Embedded Compact
13 2 (0.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.15%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.15%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.075%) Debian
14 1 (0.075%) Windows Server 2008
14 1 (0.075%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 430 (32.21%) Agile Software Development
2 192 (14.38%) E-Commerce
3 184 (13.78%) Scrum
4 181 (13.56%) Problem-Solving
5 154 (11.54%) MVC
6 128 (9.59%) Analytics
7 126 (9.44%) Business Intelligence
8 118 (8.84%) ITIL
9 104 (7.79%) Project Management
10 100 (7.49%) SDLC
11 95 (7.12%) DevOps
12 94 (7.04%) Continuous Integration
12 94 (7.04%) TDD
13 93 (6.97%) Decision-Making
13 93 (6.97%) Stakeholder Management
14 91 (6.82%) Web Development
15 83 (6.22%) OO
16 82 (6.14%) Artificial Intelligence
17 77 (5.77%) CRM
18 76 (5.69%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 324 (24.27%) SQL
2 229 (17.15%) JavaScript
3 204 (15.28%) C#
4 151 (11.31%) Java
5 77 (5.77%) Python
6 75 (5.62%) PHP
7 71 (5.32%) T-SQL
8 47 (3.52%) Java 8
9 36 (2.70%) R
10 35 (2.62%) C
11 26 (1.95%) Scala
12 23 (1.72%) PHP 5
13 20 (1.50%) Ruby
14 19 (1.42%) VB.NET
15 17 (1.27%) ABAP
16 15 (1.12%) Shell Script
16 15 (1.12%) TypeScript
17 14 (1.05%) Kotlin
18 12 (0.90%) PL/SQL
19 11 (0.82%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 183 (13.71%) Degree
2 26 (1.95%) Microsoft Certification
3 24 (1.80%) ISEB
4 21 (1.57%) MCSE
5 20 (1.50%) Computer Science Degree
6 19 (1.42%) CISSP
7 16 (1.20%) ISTQB
8 12 (0.90%) PMP
9 11 (0.82%) Cisco Certification
10 10 (0.75%) CREST Certified
10 10 (0.75%) OSCP
11 9 (0.67%) Master's Degree
11 9 (0.67%) PhD
12 8 (0.60%) CIMA
12 8 (0.60%) JNCIE
13 7 (0.52%) CCNA
13 7 (0.52%) PMI Certification
13 7 (0.52%) SSCP
14 6 (0.45%) CISM
14 6 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (5.17%) SLA
2 63 (4.72%) QA
3 24 (1.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 14 (1.05%) Data Quality
5 13 (0.97%) PMO
6 12 (0.90%) GDPR
7 7 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 7 (0.52%) PCI DSS
8 4 (0.30%) NIST 800
9 3 (0.22%) COBIT
9 3 (0.22%) Cyber Essentials
10 1 (0.075%) ISO 14001
10 1 (0.075%) ISO 22301
10 1 (0.075%) ISO 31000
10 1 (0.075%) ISO 8583
10 1 (0.075%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.075%) P3O
10 1 (0.075%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.075%) SEPA
System Software
1 50 (3.75%) Active Directory
2 35 (2.62%) Docker
3 28 (2.10%) VMware Infrastructure
4 22 (1.65%) vSphere
5 9 (0.67%) Virtual Desktop
6 8 (0.60%) Firmware
7 7 (0.52%) HDFS
7 7 (0.52%) Oracle RAC
8 5 (0.37%) Hyper-V
9 4 (0.30%) VMware NSX
10 2 (0.15%) vCloud
10 2 (0.15%) XenApp
11 1 (0.075%) DFS Replication
11 1 (0.075%) ProxySG
11 1 (0.075%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 1 (0.075%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 24 (1.80%) SCCM
2 23 (1.72%) Hadoop YARN
3 15 (1.12%) Terraform
4 11 (0.82%) Kubernetes
5 9 (0.67%) Puppet
6 8 (0.60%) Ansible
7 7 (0.52%) AirWatch
7 7 (0.52%) Data Guard
7 7 (0.52%) FortiGate
7 7 (0.52%) Oracle RMAN
8 5 (0.37%) Cisco CME
8 5 (0.37%) Cisco Prime
8 5 (0.37%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 5 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (0.37%) Xymon
8 5 (0.37%) ZABBIX
9 4 (0.30%) Marathon
9 4 (0.30%) Mesos
10 2 (0.15%) NetBackup
10 2 (0.15%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 222 (16.63%) Microsoft
2 101 (7.57%) SAP
3 97 (7.27%) Oracle
4 56 (4.19%) Tableau
5 54 (4.04%) Cisco
6 36 (2.70%) VMware
7 35 (2.62%) Google
8 33 (2.47%) HP
9 25 (1.87%) Hyperion
10 23 (1.72%) CheckPoint
11 19 (1.42%) Adobe
12 17 (1.27%) F5
12 17 (1.27%) Palo Alto
13 13 (0.97%) Juniper
14 12 (0.90%) Atlassian
14 12 (0.90%) ServiceNow
15 11 (0.82%) Xamarin
16 10 (0.75%) Intel
17 9 (0.67%) Citrix
17 9 (0.67%) Salesforce.com