Period
to 24 May 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 6 months to 24 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 53 84 120
Rank change year-on-year +31 +36 -15
Permanent jobs citing Retail 50 38 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 3.82% 2.40% 1.10%
As % of the General category 9.84% 5.57% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 45 39 13
South Wales median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% -5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,350 £26,050
90th Percentile £47,500 £60,000 £56,950
Wales median annual salary £37,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -12.94% - +9.68%

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 South Wales with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
South Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 508 682 1,002
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 38.81% 43.11% 42.58%
Number of salaries quoted 444 572 812
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,050 £26,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £59,975 £57,500
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -1.23% +1.25% +5.26%

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Retail in South Wales

Retail
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for Retail in South Wales

Retail
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Retail in South Wales over the 6 months to 24 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Retail in South Wales

Retail
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 24 May 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
Cardiff +34 41 £35,251 -11.87% 7
Torfaen - 6 £45,000 -
Newport -2 1 £18,000 -53.55% 3
Vale of Glamorgan - 1 £21,000 - 1
Retail
Wales

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 Wales region with a requirement for Retail.

1 16 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (30.00%) Finance
3 11 (22.00%) Project Management
3 11 (22.00%) Test Automation
4 10 (20.00%) Waterfall
5 9 (18.00%) Coaching
6 8 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (16.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 8 (16.00%) Software Delivery
6 8 (16.00%) Defect Management
6 8 (16.00%) Workload Management
6 8 (16.00%) Decision-Making
6 8 (16.00%) JavaScript
6 8 (16.00%) ITIL
6 8 (16.00%) Test Management
6 8 (16.00%) ISTQB
6 8 (16.00%) Degree
7 7 (14.00%) HTML
7 7 (14.00%) Java
7 7 (14.00%) EPoS
8 6 (12.00%) Microsoft Office
8 6 (12.00%) Computer Science
9 5 (10.00%) BPMN
9 5 (10.00%) TDD
9 5 (10.00%) UML
9 5 (10.00%) E-Commerce
9 5 (10.00%) Data Modelling
9 5 (10.00%) Microsoft
9 5 (10.00%) Validation
9 5 (10.00%) Scrum

Retail
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 4 (8.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.00%) Apache
2 2 (4.00%) nginx
3 1 (2.00%) Drupal
Applications
1 6 (12.00%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (6.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (6.00%) MS Visio
2 3 (6.00%) Photoshop
3 1 (2.00%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.00%) Office 365
2 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.00%) Dynamics 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (6.00%) Selenium
2 2 (4.00%) Xdebug
3 1 (2.00%) SpecFlow
3 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (4.00%) Marketing
3 1 (2.00%) Banking
3 1 (2.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.00%) Law
3 1 (2.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.00%) Retail Finance
3 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (36.00%) Analyst
2 9 (18.00%) Developer
3 8 (16.00%) Business Analyst
3 8 (16.00%) Senior Analyst
3 8 (16.00%) Senior Test Analyst
3 8 (16.00%) Test Analyst
4 4 (8.00%) Junior
4 4 (8.00%) Project Manager
4 4 (8.00%) Support Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Applications Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Applications Support
5 3 (6.00%) Applications Support Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Desktop Support Team Leader
5 3 (6.00%) Desktop Team Leader
5 3 (6.00%) Junior Analyst
5 3 (6.00%) Junior Business Analyst
5 3 (6.00%) Process Analyst
5 3 (6.00%) Support Team Leader
5 3 (6.00%) Team Leader
5 3 (6.00%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.00%) HTML
2 4 (8.00%) .NET
2 4 (8.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (8.00%) CSS
3 3 (6.00%) Flash
4 2 (4.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (4.00%) CSS3
4 2 (4.00%) HTML5
4 2 (4.00%) jQuery
4 2 (4.00%) Laravel
4 2 (4.00%) REST
4 2 (4.00%) Sass
4 2 (4.00%) SOAP
5 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (2.00%) Gherkin
5 1 (2.00%) Ionic Framework
5 1 (2.00%) React
5 1 (2.00%) React Native
5 1 (2.00%) Redux
5 1 (2.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (14.00%) EPoS
3 6 (12.00%) Computer Science
4 5 (10.00%) Data Structures
5 3 (6.00%) Animation
5 3 (6.00%) User Experience
6 1 (2.00%) Driving Licence
6 1 (2.00%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.00%) Android
2 3 (6.00%) Windows
2 3 (6.00%) Windows 10
2 3 (6.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (4.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (22.00%) Project Management
2 11 (22.00%) Test Automation
3 10 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 9 (18.00%) Coaching
5 8 (16.00%) Decision-Making
5 8 (16.00%) Defect Management
5 8 (16.00%) ITIL
5 8 (16.00%) Software Delivery
5 8 (16.00%) Test Management
5 8 (16.00%) Workload Management
6 5 (10.00%) BPMN
6 5 (10.00%) Data Modelling
6 5 (10.00%) E-Commerce
6 5 (10.00%) Multichannel Retail
6 5 (10.00%) Scrum
6 5 (10.00%) TDD
6 5 (10.00%) UML
6 5 (10.00%) Validation
7 4 (8.00%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (16.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (14.00%) Java
3 5 (10.00%) Java 8
4 4 (8.00%) C#
4 4 (8.00%) SQL
5 3 (6.00%) PHP
6 2 (4.00%) PHP 5
7 1 (2.00%) Apple Swift
7 1 (2.00%) Objective-C
7 1 (2.00%) Perl
7 1 (2.00%) Python
7 1 (2.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 8 (16.00%) Degree
1 8 (16.00%) ISTQB
1 8 (16.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (4.00%) PMI Certification
2 2 (4.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (2.00%) P3O
1 1 (2.00%) PMO
1 1 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.00%) Apple
2 1 (2.00%) Dell
2 1 (2.00%) HP
2 1 (2.00%) IBM
2 1 (2.00%) Toshiba