The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in permanent job vacancies advertised in Suffolk. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
East of England / Suffolk
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 52 69
Rank change year-on-year +1 +17  
Permanent jobs citing Retail 11 13 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 2.69% 2.33% 0.61%
As % of the General category 9.48% 7.60% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 10 14 4
Median salary £53,750 £52,500 £35,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.38% +48.93%  
90% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £44,875 £21,325
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £61,750 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  

Retail is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Suffolk with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Suffolk
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 116 171 216
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 28.36% 30.59% 32.88%
Number of salaries quoted 113 257 241
Median salary £42,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £28,250 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,750 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

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

Job vacancy trend for Retail in Suffolk

Retail
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Salary trend for Retail in Suffolk

Retail
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Retail in Suffolk over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Retail in Suffolk

Retail
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich +12 9 £58,750 +23.68%
Retail
East of England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for Retail.

1 11 (55.00%) Degree
2 9 (45.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 8 (40.00%) ERP
3 8 (40.00%) Service Delivery
4 7 (35.00%) TOGAF
4 7 (35.00%) ArchiMate
5 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 5 (25.00%) ITIL
7 4 (20.00%) Java
7 4 (20.00%) Python
7 4 (20.00%) E-Commerce
7 4 (20.00%) Finance
7 4 (20.00%) QA
7 4 (20.00%) Java EE
8 3 (15.00%) SLA
8 3 (15.00%) Waterfall
8 3 (15.00%) UML
8 3 (15.00%) SQL
8 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
9 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
9 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
9 2 (10.00%) .NET
9 2 (10.00%) Oracle
9 2 (10.00%) Windows
9 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
9 2 (10.00%) Data Modelling

Retail
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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 1 (5.00%) JBoss
1 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (5.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (10.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (10.00%) Office 365
2 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) HTTP
1 1 (5.00%) LDAP
1 1 (5.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) GIS
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Power View
2 2 (10.00%) Power BI
2 2 (10.00%) PowerPivot
2 2 (10.00%) Spotfire
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.00%) MySQL
3 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Architect
1 7 (35.00%) Solutions Architect
2 5 (25.00%) Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Java Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Service Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Service Desk Support
4 2 (10.00%) Service Desk Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (5.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Applications Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Applications Support
5 1 (5.00%) Java Applications Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Business Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) Java EE
2 2 (10.00%) .NET
2 2 (10.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.00%) CSS
3 1 (5.00%) HTML
3 1 (5.00%) HTML5
3 1 (5.00%) OAuth
3 1 (5.00%) REST
3 1 (5.00%) SAML
3 1 (5.00%) SOAP
3 1 (5.00%) Spring Boot
3 1 (5.00%) Web Services
3 1 (5.00%) Zuul
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.00%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
1 2 (10.00%) Windows Phone
2 1 (5.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) ERP
1 8 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 7 (35.00%) ArchiMate
2 7 (35.00%) TOGAF
3 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (25.00%) ITIL
5 4 (20.00%) E-Commerce
6 3 (15.00%) UML
6 3 (15.00%) Waterfall
7 2 (10.00%) Analytics
7 2 (10.00%) Data Analytics
7 2 (10.00%) Data Modelling
7 2 (10.00%) Data Strategy
7 2 (10.00%) Economics
7 2 (10.00%) ITIL V3
7 2 (10.00%) Mobile Device Management
7 2 (10.00%) Product Management
7 2 (10.00%) Release Management
7 2 (10.00%) Service Management
7 2 (10.00%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (20.00%) Java
2 4 (20.00%) Python
3 3 (15.00%) SQL
4 2 (10.00%) Bash Shell
5 1 (5.00%) C
5 1 (5.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (55.00%) Degree
2 9 (45.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (5.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) QA
2 3 (15.00%) SLA
3 1 (5.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) Apple
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle
2 2 (10.00%) Tableau
2 2 (10.00%) TOWER Software
3 1 (5.00%) CA