Period
to 23 November 2017

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

Retailing
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 115 106
Rank change year-on-year +74 -9 -29
Permanent jobs citing Retail 75 22 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 5.23% 1.01% 1.53%
As % of the General category 12.95% 2.53% 3.76%
Number of salaries quoted 67 18 18
South Wales median annual salary £34,000 £29,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.25% -20.27% -9.76%
10th Percentile £22,750 £18,750 £25,125
90th Percentile £57,750 £43,625 £47,250
Wales median annual salary £34,000 £45,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year -24.44% +21.62% -9.76%

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 579 871 984
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 40.35% 39.86% 40.63%
Number of salaries quoted 502 769 859
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.27% +5.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £24,075 £22,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £58,625 £55,450 £56,250
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.91% +4.67% +7.14%

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 23 November 2017.

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 23 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
Cardiff +48 38 £37,500 +27.12% 1
Newport - 22 £26,000 -
Torfaen - 8 £37,500 -
Neath Port Talbot - 1 £52,500 -
Bridgend - 1 £24,500 -
Caerphilly - 1 £47,500 - 1
Retail
Wales

For the 6 months to 23 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 Wales region with a requirement for Retail.

1 26 (34.67%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (33.33%) Finance
3 22 (29.33%) ITIL
4 19 (25.33%) Windows
4 19 (25.33%) Microsoft
5 17 (22.67%) JavaScript
6 16 (21.33%) Scrum
6 16 (21.33%) Windows Server
7 12 (16.00%) HTML
7 12 (16.00%) SQL Server
7 12 (16.00%) SLA
7 12 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (14.67%) Degree
8 11 (14.67%) Problem Management
8 11 (14.67%) Active Directory
8 11 (14.67%) Java
8 11 (14.67%) SQL
8 11 (14.67%) CSS
9 10 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (12.00%) .NET
10 9 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (10.67%) Software Engineering
11 8 (10.67%) E-Commerce
11 8 (10.67%) Project Management
11 8 (10.67%) Waterfall
12 7 (9.33%) HTML5
12 7 (9.33%) CSS3
12 7 (9.33%) Hyper-V
12 7 (9.33%) Android
12 7 (9.33%) AngularJS

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 (5.33%) Elasticsearch
1 4 (5.33%) Skype for Business
2 2 (2.67%) IIS
2 2 (2.67%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (9.33%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (4.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (4.00%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (2.67%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.33%) Magento
3 1 (1.33%) SAP ERP
3 1 (1.33%) SAP MM
3 1 (1.33%) SAP Retail
3 1 (1.33%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.33%) Office 365
2 3 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.33%) LAN
1 4 (5.33%) SAN
1 4 (5.33%) Skype
1 4 (5.33%) WAN
2 1 (1.33%) DHCP
2 1 (1.33%) DNS
2 1 (1.33%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (5.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (5.33%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (2.67%) Big Data
3 2 (2.67%) Hadoop
3 2 (2.67%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.67%) Power BI
3 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (5.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.67%) Eclipse
2 2 (2.67%) MorphX
2 2 (2.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 25 (33.33%) Finance
2 6 (8.00%) Marketing
3 5 (6.67%) Manufacturing
4 3 (4.00%) Advertising
4 3 (4.00%) Banking
4 3 (4.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 17 (22.67%) Analyst
2 13 (17.33%) Developer
3 10 (13.33%) IT Support
4 9 (12.00%) Team Leader
5 8 (10.67%) Project Manager
6 7 (9.33%) IT Supervisor
6 7 (9.33%) Support Supervisor
7 6 (8.00%) Senior Manager
7 6 (8.00%) Support Team Leader
8 5 (6.67%) Business Analyst
8 5 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
8 5 (6.67%) Senior Test Analyst
8 5 (6.67%) Software Engineer
8 5 (6.67%) Test Analyst
9 4 (5.33%) Business Systems Analyst
9 4 (5.33%) JavaScript Developer
9 4 (5.33%) PHP Software Engineer
9 4 (5.33%) Systems Analyst
10 3 (4.00%) .NET Team Leader
10 3 (4.00%) Senior Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (16.00%) HTML
2 11 (14.67%) CSS
3 9 (12.00%) .NET
4 7 (9.33%) AngularJS
4 7 (9.33%) CSS3
4 7 (9.33%) HTML5
5 4 (5.33%) ASP.NET
5 4 (5.33%) Symfony
6 3 (4.00%) Ionic Framework
6 3 (4.00%) Node.js
6 3 (4.00%) React
6 3 (4.00%) React Native
6 3 (4.00%) Redux
6 3 (4.00%) Spring
6 3 (4.00%) WCF
7 2 (2.67%) Android SDK
7 2 (2.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (2.67%) LESS
7 2 (2.67%) Sass
7 2 (2.67%) Vue (Vue.js)
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.33%) Data Structures
4 3 (4.00%) Data Centre
4 3 (4.00%) iSeries
4 3 (4.00%) Mobile App
4 3 (4.00%) User Experience
5 2 (2.67%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.67%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (2.67%) NHS
6 1 (1.33%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 19 (25.33%) Windows
2 16 (21.33%) Windows Server
3 12 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (9.33%) Android
5 3 (4.00%) Apple iOS
5 3 (4.00%) Windows 10
5 3 (4.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.67%) Linux
6 2 (2.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (34.67%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (29.33%) ITIL
3 16 (21.33%) Scrum
4 11 (14.67%) Problem Management
5 9 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (10.67%) E-Commerce
6 8 (10.67%) Project Management
6 8 (10.67%) Software Engineering
6 8 (10.67%) Waterfall
7 7 (9.33%) ERP
8 6 (8.00%) Coaching
8 6 (8.00%) Data Transformation
8 6 (8.00%) PRINCE2
8 6 (8.00%) Validation
9 5 (6.67%) Data Security
9 5 (6.67%) Defect Management
9 5 (6.67%) Software Delivery
9 5 (6.67%) Test Automation
9 5 (6.67%) Test Management
9 5 (6.67%) UML
Programming Languages
1 17 (22.67%) JavaScript
2 11 (14.67%) Java
2 11 (14.67%) SQL
3 5 (6.67%) C
4 4 (5.33%) C#
4 4 (5.33%) PHP
5 3 (4.00%) Apple Swift
5 3 (4.00%) Objective-C
5 3 (4.00%) Perl
5 3 (4.00%) Python
5 3 (4.00%) TypeScript
6 2 (2.67%) Bash Shell
6 2 (2.67%) C++
6 2 (2.67%) X++
7 1 (1.33%) Go
7 1 (1.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (14.67%) Degree
2 5 (6.67%) ISTQB
2 5 (6.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (4.00%) APMP
4 2 (2.67%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.33%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (16.00%) SLA
2 1 (1.33%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.33%) QA
System Software
1 11 (14.67%) Active Directory
2 7 (9.33%) Hyper-V
3 3 (4.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 19 (25.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.00%) IBM
3 2 (2.67%) SAP
4 1 (1.33%) VMware