Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
England > South West
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 54 42
Rank change year-on-year -21 -12 +30
Permanent jobs citing Retail 426 549 715
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 4.15% 5.02% 6.01%
As % of the General category 12.29% 14.91% 14.61%
Number of salaries quoted 357 418 419
South West median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £31,750 £30,000 £26,200
90th Percentile £72,500 £90,000 £72,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% 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 West with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 3465 3683 4894
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 33.76% 33.68% 41.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2775 2954 3860
South West median annual salary £42,500 £44,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.41% +6.67% +3.13%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,791
90th Percentile £65,250 £70,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.96% +4.00% -

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Retail as a percentage 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

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

Salary trend for Retail in the South West

Retail
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Retail in the South West over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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 18 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
Bristol -38 142 £50,000 -16.67% 3
Wiltshire +2 89 £42,500 -8.11% 1
Gloucestershire +21 76 £45,000 -10.00% 7
Dorset +15 53 £44,250 -44.69% 5
Somerset -47 32 £50,000 +25.00% 4
Devon +25 24 £40,000 +39.90% 1
Cornwall - 4 £22,500 - 1
Retail
England

For the 6 months to 18 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 West region with a requirement for Retail.

1 201 (47.18%) Agile Software Development
2 188 (44.13%) Finance
3 116 (27.23%) Java
4 107 (25.12%) E-Commerce
5 101 (23.71%) Manufacturing
6 93 (21.83%) Scrum
7 88 (20.66%) JavaScript
8 82 (19.25%) .NET
8 82 (19.25%) MVC
8 82 (19.25%) TDD
9 80 (18.78%) Amazon AWS
9 80 (18.78%) Linux
9 80 (18.78%) Business Intelligence
9 80 (18.78%) MongoDB
10 79 (18.54%) Marketing
11 72 (16.90%) Web Services
12 71 (16.67%) Git (software)
13 67 (15.73%) SaaS
14 66 (15.49%) Spring
14 66 (15.49%) C#
14 66 (15.49%) Hibernate
15 65 (15.26%) SQL
15 65 (15.26%) SQL Server
16 64 (15.02%) SAP
17 63 (14.79%) Tomcat
18 61 (14.32%) XML
18 61 (14.32%) HTML
18 61 (14.32%) Telecoms
19 60 (14.08%) CSS
20 59 (13.85%) JUnit

Retail
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 63 (14.79%) Tomcat
2 54 (12.68%) JBoss
3 53 (12.44%) Mule
3 53 (12.44%) Mule ESB
4 15 (3.52%) IIS
5 10 (2.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (0.70%) CMS
7 2 (0.47%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.23%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.23%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.23%) CloudStack
8 1 (0.23%) Confluence
8 1 (0.23%) Drupal
8 1 (0.23%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.23%) nginx
8 1 (0.23%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.23%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (0.23%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.23%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.23%) WordPress
Applications
1 13 (3.05%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (2.35%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (1.41%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (1.41%) Photoshop
4 5 (1.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (0.94%) Microsoft Project
5 4 (0.94%) SPSS
5 4 (0.94%) SPSS Modeler
6 3 (0.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (2.82%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (1.17%) NetSuite
3 4 (0.94%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.94%) Lawson
3 4 (0.94%) Magento
3 4 (0.94%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (0.94%) Oracle ERP
3 4 (0.94%) Oracle Retail
4 3 (0.70%) CODA-Financials
4 3 (0.70%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.47%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.47%) SAP CO
5 2 (0.47%) SAP FI
5 2 (0.47%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.23%) SAP Hybris
6 1 (0.23%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 80 (18.78%) Amazon AWS
2 67 (15.73%) SaaS
3 53 (12.44%) Amazon EC2
4 9 (2.11%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (1.64%) Office 365
6 2 (0.47%) GitHub
7 1 (0.23%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.58%) Internet
2 6 (1.41%) Intranet
3 4 (0.94%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.70%) DNS
4 3 (0.70%) SAN
4 3 (0.70%) Structured Cabling
5 2 (0.47%) DHCP
5 2 (0.47%) Firewall
5 2 (0.47%) SMS
5 2 (0.47%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.23%) FTP
6 1 (0.23%) LAN
6 1 (0.23%) SNMP
6 1 (0.23%) VPN
6 1 (0.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (18.78%) MongoDB
2 65 (15.26%) SQL Server
3 57 (13.38%) NoSQL
4 53 (12.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 27 (6.34%) MySQL
6 22 (5.16%) Big Data
7 21 (4.93%) SQL Server 2014
8 15 (3.52%) SQL Server 2012
8 15 (3.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 12 (2.82%) BusinessObjects
9 12 (2.82%) Data Warehouse
10 11 (2.58%) MariaDB
11 10 (2.35%) Apache Cassandra
11 10 (2.35%) PostgreSQL
11 10 (2.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 9 (2.11%) Qlik Sense
12 9 (2.11%) Relational Database
13 8 (1.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 7 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
15 6 (1.41%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 71 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 59 (13.85%) JIRA
2 59 (13.85%) JUnit
3 53 (12.44%) IntelliJ
4 14 (3.29%) Visual Studio
5 10 (2.35%) Jenkins
6 9 (2.11%) Maven
7 8 (1.88%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (1.64%) Selenium
9 6 (1.41%) Grunt
9 6 (1.41%) gulp
9 6 (1.41%) Jasmine
9 6 (1.41%) Mocha
9 6 (1.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 5 (1.17%) Cucumber
11 4 (0.94%) PHPUnit
11 4 (0.94%) RStudio
12 2 (0.47%) ERwin
12 2 (0.47%) FitNesse
12 2 (0.47%) Subversion
General
1 188 (44.13%) Finance
2 101 (23.71%) Manufacturing
3 79 (18.54%) Marketing
4 61 (14.32%) Telecoms
5 57 (13.38%) Banking
6 54 (12.68%) Electronics
7 19 (4.46%) Games
8 16 (3.76%) Online Betting
9 15 (3.52%) Advertising
10 11 (2.58%) Investment Banking
11 9 (2.11%) Legal
12 3 (0.70%) Corporate Banking
13 1 (0.23%) Back Office
13 1 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 172 (40.38%) Developer
2 77 (18.08%) Java Developer
3 59 (13.85%) Analyst
4 43 (10.09%) Project Manager
5 35 (8.22%) .NET Developer
6 33 (7.75%) Architect
7 32 (7.51%) Senior Developer
8 24 (5.63%) Delivery Manager
8 24 (5.63%) Senior Java Developer
9 23 (5.40%) Technical Manager
10 19 (4.46%) IT Manager
11 18 (4.23%) Business Analyst
12 17 (3.99%) C# Developer
12 17 (3.99%) PHP Developer
13 14 (3.29%) C# .NET Developer
13 14 (3.29%) Lead Developer
13 14 (3.29%) Technical Architect
13 14 (3.29%) Web Developer
14 13 (3.05%) Consultant
14 13 (3.05%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (19.25%) .NET
2 72 (16.90%) Web Services
3 66 (15.49%) Hibernate
3 66 (15.49%) Spring
4 61 (14.32%) HTML
4 61 (14.32%) XML
5 60 (14.08%) CSS
6 59 (13.85%) REST
7 57 (13.38%) Spring MVC
8 56 (13.15%) HTML5
9 54 (12.68%) JSON
9 54 (12.68%) SOAP
10 53 (12.44%) Apache Camel
10 53 (12.44%) JPA
10 53 (12.44%) Spring Integration
11 42 (9.86%) ASP.NET
12 35 (8.22%) AngularJS
13 21 (4.93%) jQuery
14 18 (4.23%) Node.js
15 17 (3.99%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 30 (7.04%) Greenfield Project
2 25 (5.87%) Data Centre
3 19 (4.46%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (4.46%) User Experience
4 17 (3.99%) Management Information System
5 16 (3.76%) Online Games
6 14 (3.29%) Computer Science
7 13 (3.05%) EPoS
8 12 (2.82%) FMCG
9 11 (2.58%) SCADA
10 8 (1.88%) Cloud Native
10 8 (1.88%) Life Science
11 7 (1.64%) Linux Command Line
12 6 (1.41%) Digital Media
12 6 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
12 6 (1.41%) IPTV
12 6 (1.41%) NHS
13 4 (0.94%) Driving Licence
13 4 (0.94%) Mobile App
14 3 (0.70%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 80 (18.78%) Linux
2 36 (8.45%) Unix
3 23 (5.40%) Windows
4 13 (3.05%) Windows Server
5 12 (2.82%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (2.58%) Windows 10
6 11 (2.58%) Windows 7
7 10 (2.35%) Android
7 10 (2.35%) Apple iOS
8 3 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.23%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.23%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.23%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 201 (47.18%) Agile Software Development
2 107 (25.12%) E-Commerce
3 93 (21.83%) Scrum
4 82 (19.25%) MVC
4 82 (19.25%) TDD
5 80 (18.78%) Business Intelligence
6 57 (13.38%) BDD
7 56 (13.15%) Digital Marketing
7 56 (13.15%) Kanban
8 55 (12.91%) Programme Management
8 55 (12.91%) Project Management
9 53 (12.44%) Integration Testing
9 53 (12.44%) ITIL
10 51 (11.97%) Web Development
11 35 (8.22%) PRINCE2
12 29 (6.81%) Continuous Improvement
12 29 (6.81%) Mentoring
13 28 (6.57%) SDLC
14 27 (6.34%) Stakeholder Management
15 26 (6.10%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 116 (27.23%) Java
2 88 (20.66%) JavaScript
3 66 (15.49%) C#
4 65 (15.26%) SQL
5 42 (9.86%) PHP
6 20 (4.69%) Python
7 19 (4.46%) T-SQL
8 12 (2.82%) Shell Script
9 11 (2.58%) Go
10 6 (1.41%) C
10 6 (1.41%) Ruby
10 6 (1.41%) VB.NET
11 5 (1.17%) PL/SQL
11 5 (1.17%) VB
12 3 (0.70%) C++
12 3 (0.70%) Scala
12 3 (0.70%) VBScript
13 2 (0.47%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.47%) X++
14 1 (0.23%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 44 (10.33%) Degree
2 14 (3.29%) APMP
3 7 (1.64%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (1.41%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (0.94%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.70%) CISSP
6 3 (0.70%) CLAS
7 2 (0.47%) ISEB
7 2 (0.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.47%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (0.23%) ACCA
8 1 (0.23%) CIMA
8 1 (0.23%) CISA
8 1 (0.23%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.23%) CISM
8 1 (0.23%) CRISC
8 1 (0.23%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.29%) PCI DSS
2 11 (2.58%) GDPR
3 8 (1.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (1.64%) PMO
5 6 (1.41%) QA
6 4 (0.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.47%) SLA
8 1 (0.23%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (0.94%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (0.47%) vSphere
3 2 (0.47%) XenServer
4 1 (0.23%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.23%) Xen
4 1 (0.23%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (0.47%) Puppet
2 1 (0.23%) Ansible
2 1 (0.23%) Cobbler
2 1 (0.23%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.23%) SCCM
2 1 (0.23%) Terraform
2 1 (0.23%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.23%) WSUS
Vendors
1 64 (15.02%) SAP
2 59 (13.85%) Apple
2 59 (13.85%) Microsoft
3 28 (6.57%) Oracle
4 9 (2.11%) IBM
4 9 (2.11%) JD Edwards
5 8 (1.88%) Cognizant
5 8 (1.88%) PeopleSoft
6 7 (1.64%) Remedy
7 6 (1.41%) Adobe
8 5 (1.17%) Infor
9 4 (0.94%) Elavon
9 4 (0.94%) Tableau
9 4 (0.94%) VMware
9 4 (0.94%) Workday
10 3 (0.70%) Capita
10 3 (0.70%) CODA
10 3 (0.70%) Netezza
11 2 (0.47%) HP
11 2 (0.47%) Red Hat