Period
to 18 July 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail Finance in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Retail Finance over the 6 months to 18 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retail Finance/Credit
UK
6 months to
18 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1046 1186 1192
Rank change year-on-year +140 +6 +80
Permanent jobs citing Retail Finance 29 25 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.020% 0.014% 0.014%
As % of the General category 0.053% 0.034% 0.032%
Number of salaries quoted 21 14 23
UK median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% -6.98%
10th Percentile £29,000 £35,025 £36,250
90th Percentile £56,500 £92,750 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £30,500 £35,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -12.86% -26.32% -9.52%

Retail Finance is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 54,952 72,474 75,813
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 37.88% 41.50% 42.69%
Number of salaries quoted 41,297 55,876 57,965
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £31,000 £29,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £91,250 £86,250 £83,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +3.33% +4.65% -

Retail Finance
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Retail Finance in the UK

Retail Finance
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Retail Finance in the UK

Retail Finance
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Retail Finance over the 6 months to 18 July 2019.

Salary histogram for Retail Finance in the UK

Retail Finance
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Retail Finance within the UK over the 6 months to 18 July 2019. 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
England +113 28 £50,000 -9.09% 2
London +91 16 £50,000 -9.09% 1
UK excluding London +79 13 £30,500 -12.86% 1
North of England +24 10 £30,500 -12.86%
Yorkshire +19 10 £30,500 -12.86%
Wales +12 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 - -
Midlands - 1 - -
South East - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 18 July 2019, IT jobs citing Retail Finance 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 with a requirement for Retail Finance.

1 29 (100.00%) Retail
2 28 (96.55%) Finance
3 14 (48.28%) SQL
3 14 (48.28%) Fintech
4 13 (44.83%) .NET
4 13 (44.83%) C#
5 12 (41.38%) Web Services
5 12 (41.38%) Business Analysis
6 11 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (37.93%) Microsoft Azure
7 10 (34.48%) Problem-Solving
8 9 (31.03%) Banking
9 8 (27.59%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (24.14%) Deadline-Driven
10 7 (24.14%) Coaching
10 7 (24.14%) OWASP
10 7 (24.14%) User Acceptance Testing
10 7 (24.14%) Machine Learning
11 6 (20.69%) AngularJS
11 6 (20.69%) Analytics
11 6 (20.69%) Selenium
11 6 (20.69%) Marketing
12 5 (17.24%) Project Management
12 5 (17.24%) Change Management
12 5 (17.24%) Credit Risk
12 5 (17.24%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 4 (13.79%) REST
13 4 (13.79%) Continuous Improvement
13 4 (13.79%) Business Development
13 4 (13.79%) JSON

Retail Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Applications
1 4 (13.79%) MS Visio
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (3.45%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Hyperion Planning
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 11 (37.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.45%) Power Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) MongoDB
1 3 (10.34%) NoSQL
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) Couchbase
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.45%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (3.45%) Big Data
3 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.45%) Essbase
3 1 (3.45%) MS Access
3 1 (3.45%) MySQL
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Smart View
3 1 (3.45%) Power BI
3 1 (3.45%) Redis
Development Applications
1 6 (20.69%) Selenium
2 3 (10.34%) Git (software)
2 3 (10.34%) Protractor
3 2 (6.90%) Jenkins
3 2 (6.90%) MbUnit
3 2 (6.90%) Mercurial
3 2 (6.90%) MSTest
3 2 (6.90%) NUnit
3 2 (6.90%) SpecFlow
3 2 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (6.90%) TeamCity
3 2 (6.90%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.45%) Grunt
4 1 (3.45%) gulp
4 1 (3.45%) Jasmine
4 1 (3.45%) Mocha
General
1 29 (100.00%) Retail
2 28 (96.55%) Finance
3 9 (31.03%) Banking
4 6 (20.69%) Marketing
5 4 (13.79%) Legal
6 1 (3.45%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (44.83%) Analyst
2 7 (24.14%) Business Systems Analyst
2 7 (24.14%) Developer
2 7 (24.14%) Systems Analyst
2 7 (24.14%) Technical Analyst
3 5 (17.24%) Business Analyst
3 5 (17.24%) Business Change Manager
3 5 (17.24%) Business Manager
3 5 (17.24%) Change Manager
3 5 (17.24%) Credit Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Business Development Manager
4 4 (13.79%) Development Manager
5 3 (10.34%) Cloud Developer
6 2 (6.90%) .NET Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Data Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Angular Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Data Business Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Risk Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (44.83%) .NET
2 12 (41.38%) Web Services
3 6 (20.69%) AngularJS
4 4 (13.79%) JSON
4 4 (13.79%) REST
4 4 (13.79%) SOAP
5 3 (10.34%) .NET Framework
5 3 (10.34%) CSS
5 3 (10.34%) HTML
5 3 (10.34%) jQuery
6 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (6.90%) CSS3
6 2 (6.90%) Gherkin
6 2 (6.90%) HTML5
6 2 (6.90%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (6.90%) WCF
7 1 (3.45%) Angular 2
7 1 (3.45%) Memcached
7 1 (3.45%) React
7 1 (3.45%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (17.24%) Credit Risk
3 2 (6.90%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.45%) Cloud Native
4 1 (3.45%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (48.28%) Fintech
2 12 (41.38%) Business Analysis
3 11 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (34.48%) Problem-Solving
5 7 (24.14%) Coaching
5 7 (24.14%) Deadline-Driven
5 7 (24.14%) Machine Learning
5 7 (24.14%) OWASP
5 7 (24.14%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (20.69%) Analytics
7 5 (17.24%) Change Management
7 5 (17.24%) Project Management
7 5 (17.24%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 4 (13.79%) Business Development
8 4 (13.79%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (13.79%) DevOps
8 4 (13.79%) Performance Management
8 4 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (13.79%) Test Automation
9 3 (10.34%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 14 (48.28%) SQL
2 13 (44.83%) C#
3 4 (13.79%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.90%) TypeScript
5 1 (3.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Docker
1 1 (3.45%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Ansible
1 1 (3.45%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (3.45%) Kubernetes
1 1 (3.45%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle
2 1 (3.45%) Hyperion
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.45%) PayPal