Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Retail-J skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Retail-J over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MICROS Retail-J
UK
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1195 1182 1281
Rank change year-on-year -13 +99 +20
Permanent jobs citing Retail-J 3 36 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.002% 0.019% 0.012%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.022% 0.28% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2 31 18
UK median annual salary £36,500 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.64% +22.22% +18.42%
10th Percentile £34,750 £35,000 £25,275
90th Percentile £38,250 £60,250 £52,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £36,500 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -33.64% +22.22% +18.42%

Retail-J is in the Business Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 13781 12970 15100
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.73% 6.87% 6.91%
Number of salaries quoted 9720 9800 11758
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,176 £31,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Retail-J
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Retail-J in the UK

Retail-J
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Retail-J in the UK

Retail-J
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Retail-J within the UK over the 6 months to 19 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
England +8 3 £36,500 -33.64%
UK excluding London +9 2 £36,500 -33.64%
North of England - 2 £36,500 -
North East - 2 £36,500 -

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing Retail-J also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Retail-J.

1 3 (100.00%) Retail
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) iSeries
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (66.67%) Office 365
2 2 (66.67%) RPG
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (66.67%) ERP
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Defect Management
3 1 (33.33%) SAP
3 1 (33.33%) Test Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) AS400

Retail-J
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 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
General
1 3 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (66.67%) iSeries
2 1 (33.33%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) Defect Management
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Test Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) RPG
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) IBM
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) SAP