Period
to 19 February 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 19 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 29 96 123
Rank change year-on-year +67 +27 -40
Permanent jobs citing Retail 97 33 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 7.10% 1.76% 1.21%
As % of the General category 18.03% 4.07% 2.97%
Number of salaries quoted 85 34 17
South Wales median annual salary £34,000 £38,750 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.26% +6.16% -8.75%
10th Percentile £22,950 £20,075 £25,400
90th Percentile £48,750 £60,000 £48,750
Wales median annual salary £34,000 £45,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year -24.44% +38.46% -18.75%

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 538 811 976
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 39.39% 43.23% 40.87%
Number of salaries quoted 461 693 819
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56% +3.31%
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,500 £25,900
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £55,250
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -

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 19 February 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 19 February 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 +52 57 £34,500 -8.00% 6
Newport +11 22 £26,000 -30.67% 1
Torfaen - 12 £42,500 - 1
Bridgend +4 1 £24,500 +6.52%
Caerphilly -1 1 £47,500 +106.52%
Vale of Glamorgan - 1 £21,000 -
Retail
Wales

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 37 (38.14%) Finance
2 27 (27.84%) ITIL
3 24 (24.74%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (21.65%) Windows
5 19 (19.59%) Microsoft
6 18 (18.56%) JavaScript
6 18 (18.56%) Waterfall
6 18 (18.56%) Analytical Skills
7 16 (16.49%) Coaching
8 15 (15.46%) Windows Server
9 14 (14.43%) Workload Management
9 14 (14.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 14 (14.43%) Software Delivery
9 14 (14.43%) Defect Management
9 14 (14.43%) Test Management
9 14 (14.43%) Test Automation
9 14 (14.43%) ISTQB
10 13 (13.40%) Active Directory
10 13 (13.40%) HTML
10 13 (13.40%) SQL
10 13 (13.40%) Problem Management
11 12 (12.37%) Windows Server 2008
11 12 (12.37%) Microsoft Office
11 12 (12.37%) Java
11 12 (12.37%) SLA
12 11 (11.34%) Scrum
12 11 (11.34%) Degree
13 9 (9.28%) Project Management
13 9 (9.28%) CSS
13 9 (9.28%) E-Commerce

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 (4.12%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.09%) Skype for Business
3 2 (2.06%) Apache
3 2 (2.06%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (2.06%) nginx
4 1 (1.03%) Drupal
4 1 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.03%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 12 (12.37%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (6.19%) MS Visio
3 3 (3.09%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (3.09%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.03%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 2 (2.06%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.03%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.03%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.19%) Office 365
2 2 (2.06%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.09%) LAN
1 3 (3.09%) SAN
1 3 (3.09%) Skype
1 3 (3.09%) WAN
2 1 (1.03%) DHCP
2 1 (1.03%) DNS
2 1 (1.03%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.25%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.12%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (4.12%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (4.12%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (2.06%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.06%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.06%) Power BI
3 2 (2.06%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (2.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (7.22%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.09%) Selenium
3 2 (2.06%) MorphX
3 2 (2.06%) Xdebug
4 1 (1.03%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 37 (38.14%) Finance
2 5 (5.15%) Marketing
3 4 (4.12%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.09%) Advertising
4 3 (3.09%) Banking
4 3 (3.09%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.03%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.03%) Law
5 1 (1.03%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 29 (29.90%) Analyst
2 18 (18.56%) Developer
3 14 (14.43%) Senior Analyst
3 14 (14.43%) Senior Test Analyst
3 14 (14.43%) Test Analyst
4 10 (10.31%) IT Support
4 10 (10.31%) Team Leader
5 9 (9.28%) Business Analyst
5 9 (9.28%) Support Team Leader
6 7 (7.22%) Project Manager
7 6 (6.19%) Desktop Support
7 6 (6.19%) Desktop Support Team Leader
7 6 (6.19%) Desktop Team Leader
7 6 (6.19%) IT Supervisor
7 6 (6.19%) Senior Manager
7 6 (6.19%) Support Supervisor
7 6 (6.19%) UI Developer
8 5 (5.15%) Applications Support
8 5 (5.15%) JavaScript Developer
8 5 (5.15%) PHP Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (13.40%) HTML
2 9 (9.28%) CSS
3 7 (7.22%) .NET
4 6 (6.19%) AngularJS
5 5 (5.15%) CSS3
5 5 (5.15%) HTML5
5 5 (5.15%) Symfony
6 4 (4.12%) Ionic Framework
6 4 (4.12%) React
6 4 (4.12%) React Native
6 4 (4.12%) Redux
7 3 (3.09%) .NET Framework
7 3 (3.09%) Flash
7 3 (3.09%) jQuery
7 3 (3.09%) Sass
8 2 (2.06%) Android SDK
8 2 (2.06%) Laravel
8 2 (2.06%) REST
8 2 (2.06%) SOAP
9 1 (1.03%) Express
Miscellaneous
1 18 (18.56%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.15%) Data Structures
2 5 (5.15%) EPoS
3 4 (4.12%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.12%) User Experience
4 3 (3.09%) Animation
4 3 (3.09%) Data Centre
4 3 (3.09%) iSeries
5 2 (2.06%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.06%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.03%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.03%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.03%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.03%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 21 (21.65%) Windows
2 15 (15.46%) Windows Server
3 12 (12.37%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (8.25%) Android
5 6 (6.19%) Windows 10
5 6 (6.19%) Windows 7
6 4 (4.12%) Apple iOS
7 3 (3.09%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (2.06%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (27.84%) ITIL
2 24 (24.74%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (18.56%) Waterfall
4 16 (16.49%) Coaching
5 14 (14.43%) Defect Management
5 14 (14.43%) Software Delivery
5 14 (14.43%) Test Automation
5 14 (14.43%) Test Management
5 14 (14.43%) Workload Management
6 13 (13.40%) Problem Management
7 11 (11.34%) Scrum
8 9 (9.28%) E-Commerce
8 9 (9.28%) Project Management
9 8 (8.25%) OOP
10 7 (7.22%) Software Engineering
10 7 (7.22%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (7.22%) Validation
11 6 (6.19%) OO
11 6 (6.19%) OOD
11 6 (6.19%) UML
Programming Languages
1 18 (18.56%) JavaScript
2 13 (13.40%) SQL
3 12 (12.37%) Java
4 7 (7.22%) PHP
5 4 (4.12%) Apple Swift
5 4 (4.12%) C#
5 4 (4.12%) Objective-C
5 4 (4.12%) TypeScript
6 3 (3.09%) C
7 2 (2.06%) C++
7 2 (2.06%) PHP 5
7 2 (2.06%) X++
8 1 (1.03%) Go
8 1 (1.03%) Perl
8 1 (1.03%) Python
8 1 (1.03%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (14.43%) ISTQB
1 14 (14.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 11 (11.34%) Degree
3 3 (3.09%) APMP
4 2 (2.06%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.03%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (12.37%) SLA
2 1 (1.03%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.03%) P3O
2 1 (1.03%) PMO
2 1 (1.03%) QA
System Software
1 13 (13.40%) Active Directory
2 6 (6.19%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.03%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 19 (19.59%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.12%) IBM
3 1 (1.03%) Apple
3 1 (1.03%) Dell
3 1 (1.03%) HP
3 1 (1.03%) SAP
3 1 (1.03%) Toshiba
3 1 (1.03%) VMware