The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in permanent job vacancies. 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
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 44 37
Rank change year-on-year +13 -7  
Permanent jobs citing Retail 5964 5468 6546
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.71% 5.56% 5.98%
As % of the General category 15.79% 12.98% 13.41%
Number of salaries quoted 3478 4389 4728
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £31,250 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £83,750 £83,750 £80,000
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 with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 37781 42113 48806
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 42.49% 42.80% 44.58%
Number of salaries quoted 44691 51714 58867
Median salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.96% +4.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £28,750 £29,560
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Retail in the UK

Retail
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Retail in the UK

Retail
Salary Histogram

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

Salary histogram for Retail in the UK

Retail
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the UK 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
England +13 5755 £52,500 - 743
London +16 3427 £62,500 +4.16% 349
UK excluding London -9 2421 £45,000 -5.26% 425
North of England 0 714 £45,000 +5.88% 127
Midlands -8 550 £40,000 -8.04% 91
South East -4 529 £47,500 -5.00% 81
East of England -15 341 £50,000 - 59
South West -27 177 £45,000 -26.53% 34
Scotland -21 109 £51,500 +3.00% 30
Wales +21 19 £48,500 -11.81% 3
Northern Ireland -4 8 £45,000 +80.00%

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 with a requirement for Retail.

1 4192 (40.22%) Finance
2 3693 (35.43%) Agile Software Development
3 2591 (24.86%) Banking
4 2234 (21.44%) E-Commerce
5 1880 (18.04%) Retail Banking
6 1806 (17.33%) SQL
7 1678 (16.10%) Java
8 1643 (15.76%) Asset Management
9 1597 (15.32%) Investment Banking
10 1574 (15.10%) Wealth Management
11 1468 (14.09%) Analytical Skills
12 1425 (13.67%) Scrum
13 1413 (13.56%) Project Management
14 1395 (13.39%) Microsoft
15 1349 (12.94%) JavaScript
16 1296 (12.44%) SQL Server
17 1161 (11.14%) Oracle
18 1159 (11.12%) Degree
19 1153 (11.06%) .NET
20 1068 (10.25%) HTML
21 1067 (10.24%) C#
22 1014 (9.73%) Marketing
23 1008 (9.67%) Stakeholder Management
24 983 (9.43%) CSS
25 974 (9.35%) SDLC
26 930 (8.92%) TDD
27 919 (8.82%) Analytics
28 907 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
29 801 (7.69%) Business Analysis
30 766 (7.35%) Windows

Retail
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:

Application Platforms
1 311 (2.98%) CMS
2 261 (2.50%) Tomcat
3 236 (2.26%) WebSphere
4 219 (2.10%) Apache
5 212 (2.03%) JBoss
6 184 (1.77%) SAS
7 149 (1.43%) MS Exchange
8 138 (1.32%) SharePoint
9 110 (1.06%) IIS
10 108 (1.04%) Elasticsearch
11 105 (1.01%) Confluence
12 100 (0.96%) Apache Spark
13 96 (0.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 85 (0.82%) Skype for Business
15 82 (0.79%) Mule
16 78 (0.75%) Apache Solr
17 72 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2010
18 65 (0.62%) Jetty
19 61 (0.59%) OpenStack
20 60 (0.58%) Drupal
Applications
1 395 (3.79%) Microsoft Excel
2 228 (2.19%) Microsoft Office
3 146 (1.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 107 (1.03%) MS Visio
5 78 (0.75%) Photoshop
6 51 (0.49%) SPSS
7 49 (0.47%) Adobe Illustrator
8 35 (0.34%) Microsoft Project
9 32 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 23 (0.22%) InDesign
11 19 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
12 7 (0.067%) Campfire
12 7 (0.067%) InVision
13 6 (0.058%) PaintShop Pro
13 6 (0.058%) SPSS Modeler
14 5 (0.048%) OmniGraffle
15 4 (0.038%) EViews
16 3 (0.029%) Adobe Premiere
16 3 (0.029%) Inkscape
17 2 (0.019%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 156 (1.50%) Dynamics AX
2 154 (1.48%) SAP Retail
3 147 (1.41%) Oracle Retail
4 131 (1.26%) Magento
5 105 (1.01%) Dynamics NAV
6 97 (0.93%) SAP SD
7 94 (0.90%) SAP MM
8 81 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
8 81 (0.78%) Oracle EBS
9 78 (0.75%) SAP Hybris
9 78 (0.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 65 (0.62%) SAP WM
11 52 (0.50%) SAP POS DM
12 38 (0.36%) SAP CAR
12 38 (0.36%) SAP LE
13 33 (0.32%) Oracle Payables
14 32 (0.31%) SAP SCM
15 31 (0.30%) NetSuite
15 31 (0.30%) Oracle Receivables
15 31 (0.30%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 552 (5.30%) Amazon AWS
2 466 (4.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 223 (2.14%) SaaS
4 188 (1.80%) Office 365
5 161 (1.54%) GitHub
6 102 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
7 92 (0.88%) IaaS
8 91 (0.87%) PaaS
9 84 (0.81%) Google Analytics
10 83 (0.80%) Amazon EC2
11 79 (0.76%) Google Cloud Platform
12 44 (0.42%) Slack
13 42 (0.40%) G Suite
14 32 (0.31%) Google Play
15 31 (0.30%) Dynamics 365
16 28 (0.27%) Amazon S3
17 23 (0.22%) Amazon SQS
18 18 (0.17%) Adobe Analytics
19 17 (0.16%) iPaaS
19 17 (0.16%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 236 (2.26%) Firewall
2 173 (1.66%) Internet
3 139 (1.33%) LAN
3 139 (1.33%) WAN
4 129 (1.24%) DNS
5 85 (0.82%) Skype
6 82 (0.79%) Network Security
7 79 (0.76%) HTTP
7 79 (0.76%) VPN
8 78 (0.75%) TCP/IP
9 65 (0.62%) Cisco ASA
9 65 (0.62%) VoIP
10 64 (0.61%) Wireless
11 55 (0.53%) DHCP
11 55 (0.53%) VLAN
12 49 (0.47%) SAN
13 47 (0.45%) Intranet
14 38 (0.36%) MPLS
15 35 (0.34%) Wi-Fi
16 33 (0.32%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1296 (12.44%) SQL Server
2 491 (4.71%) MySQL
3 487 (4.67%) Big Data
4 473 (4.54%) Data Warehouse
5 389 (3.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 383 (3.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 271 (2.60%) NoSQL
8 258 (2.48%) MongoDB
9 257 (2.47%) Relational Database
10 214 (2.05%) Hadoop
11 203 (1.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 159 (1.53%) BusinessObjects
13 146 (1.40%) RDBMS
14 144 (1.38%) PostgreSQL
15 116 (1.11%) SQL Server 2008
16 112 (1.07%) Apache Cassandra
17 111 (1.07%) Power BI
18 102 (0.98%) QlikView
19 101 (0.97%) Redis
20 100 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 517 (4.96%) Git (software)
2 503 (4.83%) JIRA
3 293 (2.81%) Selenium
4 284 (2.73%) Jenkins
5 225 (2.16%) TeamCity
6 192 (1.84%) JUnit
7 166 (1.59%) Maven
8 154 (1.48%) Subversion
9 150 (1.44%) Team Foundation Server
10 121 (1.16%) Cucumber
11 119 (1.14%) Visual Studio
12 94 (0.90%) NUnit
13 91 (0.87%) SoapUI
14 85 (0.82%) JMeter
15 77 (0.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 75 (0.72%) Hudson
17 74 (0.71%) WebDriver
18 62 (0.59%) Jasmine
19 61 (0.59%) Sonatype Nexus
20 56 (0.54%) Mockito
General
1 4192 (40.22%) Finance
2 2591 (24.86%) Banking
3 1880 (18.04%) Retail Banking
4 1597 (15.32%) Investment Banking
5 1014 (9.73%) Marketing
6 540 (5.18%) Telecoms
7 526 (5.05%) Manufacturing
8 304 (2.92%) Front Office
9 273 (2.62%) Legal
10 229 (2.20%) Games
11 191 (1.83%) Back Office
12 172 (1.65%) Publishing
13 164 (1.57%) Electronics
14 152 (1.46%) Automotive
15 150 (1.44%) Advertising
16 112 (1.07%) Pharmaceutical
17 98 (0.94%) Financial Institution
18 62 (0.59%) Online Betting
19 60 (0.58%) Law
20 53 (0.51%) German Language
Job Titles
1 2373 (22.77%) Developer
2 2005 (19.24%) Analyst
3 1058 (10.15%) Business Analyst
4 963 (9.24%) Architect
5 758 (7.27%) Project Manager
6 684 (6.56%) Consultant
7 546 (5.24%) Java Developer
8 471 (4.52%) .NET Developer
9 439 (4.21%) Senior Developer
10 426 (4.09%) Solutions Architect
11 328 (3.15%) IT Manager
12 277 (2.66%) C# Developer
13 263 (2.52%) Senior Manager
14 256 (2.46%) Senior Analyst
15 249 (2.39%) Support Analyst
16 245 (2.35%) Software Developer
17 229 (2.20%) Software Engineer
18 208 (2.00%) SQL Developer
19 200 (1.92%) IT Analyst
20 199 (1.91%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1153 (11.06%) .NET
2 1068 (10.25%) HTML
3 983 (9.43%) CSS
4 569 (5.46%) Web Services
5 553 (5.31%) AngularJS
6 514 (4.93%) ASP.NET
7 469 (4.50%) HTML5
8 449 (4.31%) XML
9 368 (3.53%) jQuery
10 347 (3.33%) Spring
11 321 (3.08%) ASP.NET MVC
12 300 (2.88%) REST
13 276 (2.65%) RESTful
14 270 (2.59%) React
15 264 (2.53%) SOAP
16 261 (2.50%) Node.js
17 250 (2.40%) CSS3
18 234 (2.25%) JSON
19 228 (2.19%) Hibernate
20 222 (2.13%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1468 (14.09%) Analytical Skills
2 648 (6.22%) User Experience
3 433 (4.15%) Computer Science
4 414 (3.97%) Management Information System
5 378 (3.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 364 (3.49%) Enterprise Software
7 350 (3.36%) Mobile App
8 315 (3.02%) FMCG
9 304 (2.92%) Greenfield Project
10 294 (2.82%) Derivative
11 262 (2.51%) EPoS
12 251 (2.41%) Data Centre
13 239 (2.29%) Fixed Income
14 196 (1.88%) Equities
15 163 (1.56%) Data Structures
16 159 (1.53%) Virtual Team
17 139 (1.33%) Equity Derivative
18 124 (1.19%) Algorithms
19 110 (1.06%) Social Media
20 105 (1.01%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 766 (7.35%) Windows
2 713 (6.84%) Linux
3 492 (4.72%) Unix
4 300 (2.88%) Android
5 254 (2.44%) Apple iOS
6 245 (2.35%) Windows Server
7 102 (0.98%) Mac OS X
8 97 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
9 79 (0.76%) Windows Server 2008
10 78 (0.75%) Windows 7
11 69 (0.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 57 (0.55%) Windows Server 2003
13 43 (0.41%) Solaris
14 30 (0.29%) Windows 10
15 21 (0.20%) Windows XP
16 20 (0.19%) Mac OS
17 15 (0.14%) AIX
18 12 (0.12%) Windows 8
19 9 (0.086%) Windows Mobile
20 8 (0.077%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3693 (35.43%) Agile Software Development
2 2234 (21.44%) E-Commerce
3 1643 (15.76%) Asset Management
4 1574 (15.10%) Wealth Management
5 1425 (13.67%) Scrum
6 1413 (13.56%) Project Management
7 1008 (9.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 974 (9.35%) SDLC
9 930 (8.92%) TDD
10 919 (8.82%) Analytics
11 907 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
12 801 (7.69%) Business Analysis
13 690 (6.62%) MVC
13 690 (6.62%) Test Automation
14 680 (6.52%) Continuous Integration
15 655 (6.28%) ITIL
16 633 (6.07%) Software Engineering
17 631 (6.05%) OO
18 622 (5.97%) Mentoring
19 597 (5.73%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1806 (17.33%) SQL
2 1678 (16.10%) Java
3 1349 (12.94%) JavaScript
4 1067 (10.24%) C#
5 612 (5.87%) Python
6 431 (4.14%) PHP
7 295 (2.83%) T-SQL
8 263 (2.52%) R
9 225 (2.16%) C
10 199 (1.91%) C++
11 191 (1.83%) Ruby
12 164 (1.57%) PL/SQL
13 163 (1.56%) Perl
14 157 (1.51%) Shell Script
15 125 (1.20%) Bash Shell
16 123 (1.18%) PowerShell
17 117 (1.12%) Scala
18 91 (0.87%) VB.NET
19 73 (0.70%) VB
20 72 (0.69%) ES6
Qualifications
1 1159 (11.12%) Degree
2 241 (2.31%) ISEB
3 197 (1.89%) Computer Science Degree
4 138 (1.32%) CISSP
5 126 (1.21%) ITIL Certification
6 120 (1.15%) Cisco Certification
7 119 (1.14%) PMI Certification
8 108 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
9 106 (1.02%) ISTQB
10 100 (0.96%) PMP
11 80 (0.77%) CCNP
12 73 (0.70%) CISM
12 73 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 71 (0.68%) MCSE
14 66 (0.63%) CISA
15 59 (0.57%) Master's Degree
16 57 (0.55%) CCNA
17 51 (0.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
18 43 (0.41%) Security Cleared
19 41 (0.39%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 754 (7.23%) QA
2 200 (1.92%) PCI DSS
3 161 (1.54%) Data Quality
4 147 (1.41%) PMO
5 140 (1.34%) SLA
6 80 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 49 (0.47%) MiFID
8 38 (0.36%) GDPR
9 33 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 24 (0.23%) COBIT
11 22 (0.21%) Basel III
11 22 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 20 (0.19%) ISO 20022
13 18 (0.17%) Dodd-Frank
14 16 (0.15%) IFRS
15 14 (0.13%) BS25999
16 12 (0.12%) IFRS 9
17 10 (0.096%) Cyber Essentials
18 7 (0.067%) P3O
19 6 (0.058%) SEPA
System Software
1 278 (2.67%) Active Directory
2 178 (1.71%) Docker
3 158 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 69 (0.66%) Hyper-V
5 35 (0.34%) XenApp
6 31 (0.30%) Virtual Machines
6 31 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
7 30 (0.29%) XenDesktop
8 29 (0.28%) Terminal Services
9 25 (0.24%) HDFS
9 25 (0.24%) vSphere
10 17 (0.16%) LXC
10 17 (0.16%) Oracle RAC
10 17 (0.16%) Postfix
11 13 (0.12%) Virtual Servers
12 12 (0.12%) Xen
13 10 (0.096%) Shibboleth
13 10 (0.096%) Varnish
13 10 (0.096%) VMware Workstation
14 9 (0.086%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 190 (1.82%) Puppet
2 140 (1.34%) Ansible
3 135 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
4 87 (0.83%) SCCM
5 64 (0.61%) Terraform
6 39 (0.37%) AirWatch
7 37 (0.36%) Kubernetes
7 37 (0.36%) Salt
8 35 (0.34%) Kibana
9 34 (0.33%) logstash
10 31 (0.30%) HP Quality Center
11 24 (0.23%) FortiGate
12 19 (0.18%) WSUS
13 18 (0.17%) SCVMM
14 17 (0.16%) Tivoli
15 15 (0.14%) Oozie
16 13 (0.12%) Tivoli Storage Manager
17 12 (0.12%) SCOM
18 11 (0.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
19 10 (0.096%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 1395 (13.39%) Microsoft
2 1161 (11.14%) Oracle
3 741 (7.11%) SAP
4 314 (3.01%) Google
5 292 (2.80%) VMware
6 263 (2.52%) Tableau
7 197 (1.89%) Cisco
8 191 (1.83%) IBM
9 185 (1.78%) hybris
10 152 (1.46%) Murex
11 149 (1.43%) Cognizant
12 119 (1.14%) HP
13 118 (1.13%) Citrix
14 110 (1.06%) Apple
15 108 (1.04%) Adobe
16 102 (0.98%) ATG
17 91 (0.87%) CheckPoint
18 90 (0.86%) Sybase
19 85 (0.82%) TIBCO
20 79 (0.76%) Informatica
Slough, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 50000 per year
Posted: 6 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 50000 per year
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 50000 per year
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Tiro Partners
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + AMAZING Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £23000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
North West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £75000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 13 hours ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 14 hours ago
Berkshire
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Tria Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, healthcare, pension,
Posted: 15 hours ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 50000 per year
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 50000 per year
Posted: 14 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 50000 per year
Posted: 14 hours ago
Lincolnshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus excellent benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Burnley, Lancashire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum Pension, Health Care, Car
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 50000 per year
Posted: 12 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: 14 hours ago
North London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50-60K + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 14 hours ago
Weybridge, Surrey
Montash
Salary: £70000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 10%
Posted: 13 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: excellent + full bens
Posted: 2 hours ago