Retail Jobs in the South West

Retailing
England > South West

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in permanent job vacancies in the South West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that cited Retail over the 6 months leading up to 12 June 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
12 Jun 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 55 42 78
Rank change year-on-year -13 +36 +31
Permanent jobs citing Retail 400 433 366
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 3.79% 6.72% 4.20%
As % of the General category 7.42% 10.81% 6.81%
Number of salaries quoted 260 317 221
10th Percentile £27,000 £31,250 £22,500
25th Percentile £35,625 £37,418 £31,680
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £54,882 £41,957
Median % change year-on-year -13.45% +30.81% -6.76%
75th Percentile £62,500 £67,070 £58,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £80,627 £73,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £59,763 £58,135
% change year-on-year -20.52% +2.80% +1.10%

All General Skills
South West

Retail falls under the General Skills category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring common skills in the South West.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 5,394 4,004 5,375
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 51.06% 62.10% 61.74%
Number of salaries quoted 3,569 2,288 3,123
10th Percentile £26,250 £28,500 £29,000
25th Percentile £34,905 £37,250 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £50,000 £48,000
Median % change year-on-year -5.00% +4.17% +2.13%
75th Percentile £61,000 £67,070 £64,053
90th Percentile £75,000 £80,000 £79,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% - +4.35%

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Retail as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Retail in the South West

Retail
Salary Trend in the South West

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Retail in the South West.

Salary trend for Retail in the South West

Retail
Salary Histogram in the South West

Salary distribution for jobs citing Retail in the South West over the 6 months to 12 June 2024.

Salary histogram for Retail in the South West

Retail
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the South West region over the 6 months to 12 June 2024. 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
Jobs
Bristol -49 96 £43,500 -26.92% 66
Gloucestershire +16 76 £45,000 -18.18% 22
Wiltshire +9 68 £55,000 +7.84% 30
Dorset +7 64 £45,000 -18.18% 19
Somerset +12 37 £38,070 -30.78% 43
Devon -39 34 £41,250 +10.24% 44
Cornwall - 11 £45,000 - 4
Retail
England

Retail
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (1.50%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.25%) Apache
2 5 (1.25%) Apache Airflow
3 2 (0.50%) Oracle Application Server
3 2 (0.50%) WordPress
4 1 (0.25%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.25%) CMS
4 1 (0.25%) Confluence
4 1 (0.25%) LiveLink
4 1 (0.25%) SAP Portal
4 1 (0.25%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.25%) Umbraco
Applications
1 42 (10.50%) Microsoft Office
2 25 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
3 15 (3.75%) Simulink
4 10 (2.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (1.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (0.75%) AutoCAD
7 2 (0.50%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.50%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.50%) Revit
Business Applications
1 16 (4.00%) Magento
2 13 (3.25%) Shopify
3 5 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (1.00%) Q-Pulse
Cloud Services
1 55 (13.75%) Azure
2 36 (9.00%) Power Platform
3 25 (6.25%) AWS
4 15 (3.75%) Dynamics 365
4 15 (3.75%) GCP
5 12 (3.00%) Power Automate
6 11 (2.75%) Microsoft 365
6 11 (2.75%) SaaS
7 8 (2.00%) Azure DevOps
8 7 (1.75%) Snowflake
9 6 (1.50%) GitHub
10 5 (1.25%) dbt
10 5 (1.25%) Fivetran
10 5 (1.25%) GitHub Actions
10 5 (1.25%) Google Data Studio
10 5 (1.25%) Serverless
10 5 (1.25%) Stitch
11 3 (0.75%) Google Ads
12 2 (0.50%) Google Analytics
12 2 (0.50%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 17 (4.25%) Firewall
2 7 (1.75%) TCP/IP
3 5 (1.25%) Ethernet VPN
3 5 (1.25%) VSAT
3 5 (1.25%) VXLAN
4 4 (1.00%) Bluetooth
4 4 (1.00%) Wireless
5 2 (0.50%) Internet
5 2 (0.50%) LAN
5 2 (0.50%) WAN
5 2 (0.50%) WLAN
6 1 (0.25%) Intranet
6 1 (0.25%) TETRA
6 1 (0.25%) VPN
6 1 (0.25%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (7.75%) MySQL
2 24 (6.00%) Power BI
2 24 (6.00%) SQL Server
3 23 (5.75%) Data Warehouse
4 14 (3.50%) Relational Database
5 13 (3.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (3.25%) Tableau
6 7 (1.75%) Oracle BI EE
7 5 (1.25%) Airbyte
7 5 (1.25%) Amazon Redshift
7 5 (1.25%) BigQuery
7 5 (1.25%) Looker
7 5 (1.25%) Redshift Spectrum
8 4 (1.00%) Big Data
8 4 (1.00%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (1.00%) OLAP
8 4 (1.00%) OLAP Cube
8 4 (1.00%) Oracle OLAP
8 4 (1.00%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (0.75%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 22 (5.50%) Git
2 5 (1.25%) GitLab
2 5 (1.25%) IntelliJ
3 4 (1.00%) Eclipse
3 4 (1.00%) JIRA
3 4 (1.00%) Visual Studio Code
4 3 (0.75%) Jenkins
4 3 (0.75%) JUnit
5 1 (0.25%) Appium
5 1 (0.25%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.25%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.25%) Gatling
5 1 (0.25%) JBehave
5 1 (0.25%) JMeter
5 1 (0.25%) Maven
5 1 (0.25%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (0.25%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.25%) Subversion
5 1 (0.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 136 (34.00%) Social Skills
2 95 (23.75%) Finance
3 45 (11.25%) Marketing
4 30 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
5 23 (5.75%) Legal
5 23 (5.75%) Manufacturing
6 18 (4.50%) Banking
6 18 (4.50%) Presentation Skills
7 17 (4.25%) Public Sector
8 14 (3.50%) Military
9 11 (2.75%) Pharmaceutical
9 11 (2.75%) Telecoms
10 9 (2.25%) French Language
10 9 (2.25%) Organisational Skills
11 8 (2.00%) Documentation Skills
11 8 (2.00%) Influencing Skills
12 7 (1.75%) German Language
13 6 (1.50%) Electronics
13 6 (1.50%) Police
14 5 (1.25%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 56 (14.00%) Senior
2 48 (12.00%) Analyst
3 41 (10.25%) Consultant
3 41 (10.25%) Developer
4 39 (9.75%) Software Engineer
5 32 (8.00%) Lead
6 22 (5.50%) Product Manager
7 21 (5.25%) Architect
8 18 (4.50%) Security Analyst
9 15 (3.75%) Delivery Manager
9 15 (3.75%) Systems Engineer
10 14 (3.50%) Business Intelligence Consultant
10 14 (3.50%) Senior Manager
11 13 (3.25%) Data Analyst
11 13 (3.25%) Senior Developer
11 13 (3.25%) Software Developer
12 12 (3.00%) E-Commerce Manager
12 12 (3.00%) IT Security Analyst
12 12 (3.00%) PHP Developer
12 12 (3.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (11.75%) HTML
2 44 (11.00%) CSS
3 28 (7.00%) REST
4 24 (6.00%) React
5 22 (5.50%) RESTful
6 14 (3.50%) AngularJS
6 14 (3.50%) Vue
6 14 (3.50%) Web Services
7 13 (3.25%) Laravel
8 10 (2.50%) LAMP
9 9 (2.25%) Node.js
10 8 (2.00%) Symfony
11 7 (1.75%) .NET
11 7 (1.75%) Django
11 7 (1.75%) Spring
12 6 (1.50%) ASP.NET
12 6 (1.50%) Middleware
12 6 (1.50%) SOAP
12 6 (1.50%) Spring Boot
13 5 (1.25%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 22 (5.50%) Onboarding
2 18 (4.50%) Driving Licence
3 15 (3.75%) Self-Motivation
4 11 (2.75%) Algorithms
5 10 (2.50%) Security Operations Centre
6 9 (2.25%) Data Centre
6 9 (2.25%) Data Protection Act
7 8 (2.00%) Management Information System
7 8 (2.00%) Product Ownership
8 6 (1.50%) FMCG
8 6 (1.50%) Replication
8 6 (1.50%) SWIFT Messaging Network
9 5 (1.25%) iPad
9 5 (1.25%) Mobile App
10 4 (1.00%) Cloud Native
10 4 (1.00%) EPoS
10 4 (1.00%) Greenfield Project
10 4 (1.00%) Low-Code
11 3 (0.75%) Blockchain
11 3 (0.75%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 15 (3.75%) Windows
2 14 (3.50%) Linux
3 10 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (1.75%) Windows Server
5 5 (1.25%) CentOS
6 4 (1.00%) AIX
7 3 (0.75%) Android
8 2 (0.50%) Windows Server 2016
9 1 (0.25%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (26.00%) Problem-Solving
2 95 (23.75%) Agile
3 80 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 56 (14.00%) Customer Service
5 54 (13.50%) Analytics
5 54 (13.50%) Mentoring
6 49 (12.25%) Roadmaps
7 47 (11.75%) Software Engineering
8 38 (9.50%) Collaborative Working
9 36 (9.00%) Business Intelligence
9 36 (9.00%) Coaching
10 31 (7.75%) Strategic Thinking
11 30 (7.50%) Logistics
11 30 (7.50%) Project Delivery
12 29 (7.25%) Information Security
12 29 (7.25%) User Experience
13 26 (6.50%) Line Management
14 25 (6.25%) Decision-Making
14 25 (6.25%) Mathematics
14 25 (6.25%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 52 (13.00%) JavaScript
2 42 (10.50%) SQL
3 34 (8.50%) PHP
4 22 (5.50%) Python
4 22 (5.50%) TypeScript
5 15 (3.75%) C#
5 15 (3.75%) Java
5 15 (3.75%) MATLAB
6 8 (2.00%) C
6 8 (2.00%) T-SQL
6 8 (2.00%) VBA
7 4 (1.00%) Embedded C
8 3 (0.75%) Bicep
9 2 (0.50%) Go
9 2 (0.50%) Groovy
9 2 (0.50%) Kotlin
9 2 (0.50%) Ruby
10 1 (0.25%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.25%) Scala
10 1 (0.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 74 (18.50%) Degree
2 43 (10.75%) Security Cleared
3 27 (6.75%) DV Cleared
4 25 (6.25%) CISSP
5 19 (4.75%) CIPD
6 13 (3.25%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (2.25%) AWS Certification
7 9 (2.25%) CCNP
7 9 (2.25%) CompTIA CySA+
7 9 (2.25%) Master's Degree
7 9 (2.25%) SC Cleared
8 8 (2.00%) CEH
9 7 (1.75%) CCNA
10 6 (1.50%) CCSK
11 5 (1.25%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
11 5 (1.25%) RHCE
11 5 (1.25%) RHCSA
12 4 (1.00%) BPSS Clearance
12 4 (1.00%) DBS Check
12 4 (1.00%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (6.50%) NIST
2 20 (5.00%) PCI DSS
3 18 (4.50%) QA
4 15 (3.75%) SLA
5 10 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 9 (2.25%) GDPR
7 8 (2.00%) Data Quality
8 4 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 2 (0.50%) Cyber Essentials
9 2 (0.50%) GPG for Computer-Based Electronic Evidence
9 2 (0.50%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.50%) PMO
9 2 (0.50%) SEPA
System Software
1 13 (3.25%) Docker
2 12 (3.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (2.50%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (0.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 13 (3.25%) Kubernetes
2 9 (2.25%) CASB
3 7 (1.75%) Terraform
4 6 (1.50%) Ansible
5 5 (1.25%) Failover Clustering
5 5 (1.25%) Puppet
6 1 (0.25%) Consul
6 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.25%) Packer
6 1 (0.25%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 75 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 22 (5.50%) Google
3 20 (5.00%) Oracle
4 13 (3.25%) ServiceNow
5 12 (3.00%) Twitter
5 12 (3.00%) VMware
6 7 (1.75%) Cisco
7 5 (1.25%) Adobe
7 5 (1.25%) Red Hat
7 5 (1.25%) Salesforce
7 5 (1.25%) SAP
8 4 (1.00%) Cognos
8 4 (1.00%) IBM
8 4 (1.00%) NVIDIA
9 3 (0.75%) Automation Anywhere
9 3 (0.75%) Blue Prism
9 3 (0.75%) MuleSoft
9 3 (0.75%) Thales
9 3 (0.75%) UiPath
10 2 (0.50%) WooCommerce