Period
to 20 February 2018

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 6 months to 20 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
East of England > Suffolk
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 69 65
Rank change year-on-year +49 -4 +19
Permanent jobs citing Retail 58 11 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 10.45% 1.40% 2.67%
As % of the General category 29.29% 5.14% 9.64%
Number of salaries quoted 51 12 14
Suffolk median annual salary £44,500 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.32% +18.75% -27.27%
10th Percentile £36,250 £42,625 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £48,500
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% +14.58% +1.05%

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 Suffolk with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Suffolk
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 198 214 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 35.68% 27.16% 27.70%
Number of salaries quoted 149 177 237
Suffolk median annual salary £45,000 £38,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.88% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £26,650 £27,500 £24,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £65,000 £57,250
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500

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 6 months to 20 February 2018.

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 6 months to 20 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
Ipswich +35 43 £42,500 -10.53% 3
Bury St Edmunds +28 6 £45,000 -25.00% 1
Retail
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for Retail.

1 30 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (31.03%) SQL Server
3 17 (29.31%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (27.59%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (25.86%) SDLC
6 13 (22.41%) Oracle
6 13 (22.41%) ETL
6 13 (22.41%) Business Intelligence
7 12 (20.69%) Microsoft
7 12 (20.69%) ITIL
8 11 (18.97%) Business Analysis
8 11 (18.97%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (17.24%) B2B
9 10 (17.24%) OO
9 10 (17.24%) Data Warehouse
9 10 (17.24%) B2B Sales
10 9 (15.52%) Workflow Analysis
10 9 (15.52%) Microsoft Azure
10 9 (15.52%) User Acceptance Testing
10 9 (15.52%) Use Case
10 9 (15.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 9 (15.52%) QA
10 9 (15.52%) Workflow
11 8 (13.79%) Scrum
11 8 (13.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 8 (13.79%) Team Foundation Server
11 8 (13.79%) Visualisation
11 8 (13.79%) Analytics
11 8 (13.79%) Creative Problem-Solving
12 7 (12.07%) BPMN

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 (1.72%) IIS
1 1 (1.72%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (8.62%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (8.62%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (8.62%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (15.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (10.34%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (8.62%) Amazon S3
4 4 (6.90%) Serverless
5 2 (3.45%) Amazon EMR
5 2 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.45%) LAN
1 2 (3.45%) WAN
2 1 (1.72%) ADSL
2 1 (1.72%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (1.72%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (1.72%) Firewall
2 1 (1.72%) Internet
2 1 (1.72%) Network Security
2 1 (1.72%) Skype
2 1 (1.72%) VoIP
2 1 (1.72%) Wireless
2 1 (1.72%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (31.03%) SQL Server
2 10 (17.24%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (15.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (10.34%) Amazon Redshift
5 5 (8.62%) Big Data
5 5 (8.62%) Data Lake
5 5 (8.62%) Looker
5 5 (8.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (6.90%) Amazon Aurora
6 4 (6.90%) Amazon QuickSight
6 4 (6.90%) MySQL
6 4 (6.90%) Qlik Sense
7 2 (3.45%) Couchbase
7 2 (3.45%) Geospatial Data
7 2 (3.45%) MongoDB
7 2 (3.45%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.72%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.72%) QlikView
8 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (13.79%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (8.62%) Finance
2 1 (1.72%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 19 (32.76%) Analyst
2 13 (22.41%) Developer
3 12 (20.69%) Business Analyst
4 8 (13.79%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 6 (10.34%) Test Analyst
6 5 (8.62%) Project Manager
7 4 (6.90%) Business Intelligence Lead
7 4 (6.90%) Head of Infrastructure
7 4 (6.90%) Head of Security
7 4 (6.90%) IT Manager
7 4 (6.90%) IT Project Manager
7 4 (6.90%) Lead Developer
8 3 (5.17%) .NET Developer
8 3 (5.17%) Applications Manager
8 3 (5.17%) Architect
8 3 (5.17%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 3 (5.17%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (5.17%) C# Developer
8 3 (5.17%) Software Developer
9 2 (3.45%) Process Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.62%) .NET
2 4 (6.90%) HTML
3 3 (5.17%) AngularJS
3 3 (5.17%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (5.17%) CSS
3 3 (5.17%) Kendo UI
3 3 (5.17%) WCF
4 2 (3.45%) ASP.NET
4 2 (3.45%) HTML5
4 2 (3.45%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (3.45%) React
4 2 (3.45%) RESTful
4 2 (3.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.72%) jQuery
5 1 (1.72%) JSON
5 1 (1.72%) Node.js
5 1 (1.72%) Web Services
5 1 (1.72%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (29.31%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.62%) Smart Meter
3 3 (5.17%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.45%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.45%) Reinsurance
4 2 (3.45%) User Experience
4 2 (3.45%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.72%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.72%) PDA
5 1 (1.72%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (27.59%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (25.86%) SDLC
4 13 (22.41%) Business Intelligence
4 13 (22.41%) ETL
5 12 (20.69%) ITIL
6 11 (18.97%) Business Analysis
6 11 (18.97%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (17.24%) B2B
7 10 (17.24%) B2B Sales
7 10 (17.24%) OO
8 9 (15.52%) Use Case
8 9 (15.52%) User Acceptance Testing
8 9 (15.52%) Workflow
8 9 (15.52%) Workflow Analysis
9 8 (13.79%) Analytics
9 8 (13.79%) Creative Problem-Solving
9 8 (13.79%) Scrum
9 8 (13.79%) Visualisation
10 7 (12.07%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.07%) SQL
2 4 (6.90%) JavaScript
3 3 (5.17%) C#
4 2 (3.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (12.07%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (10.34%) Degree
3 2 (3.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.72%) CCNA
4 1 (1.72%) CCNP
4 1 (1.72%) CHECK Team Member
4 1 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.72%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.72%) CREST Certified
4 1 (1.72%) OSCP
4 1 (1.72%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (15.52%) QA
2 8 (13.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (6.90%) GDPR
3 4 (6.90%) SLA
4 3 (5.17%) Data Quality
5 2 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27005
6 1 (1.72%) PMO
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 13 (22.41%) Oracle
2 12 (20.69%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.90%) TOWER Software
4 2 (3.45%) ServiceNow
4 2 (3.45%) Tableau
5 1 (1.72%) Cisco