Period
to 20 September 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 6 months to 20 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
UK > Wales
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 99 84 100
Rank change year-on-year -15 +16 +5
Permanent jobs citing Retail 35 57 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.78% 2.80% 1.91%
As % of the General category 5.23% 7.60% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 31 51 37
Wales median annual salary £35,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.22% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £25,750 £20,300
90th Percentile £52,500 £58,750 £57,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -0.99% -3.81% +5.00%

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 Wales with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 669 750 1,001
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 33.94% 36.82% 38.25%
Number of salaries quoted 523 640 837
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,900 £22,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,625 £56,250
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Retail in Wales

Retail
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Retail in Wales

Retail
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Retail in Wales over the 6 months to 20 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Retail in Wales

Retail
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the Wales region over the 6 months to 20 September 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
South Wales -1 33 £35,000 -26.32% 12
West Wales +20 1 £32,500 -40.91%
North Wales -11 1 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Retail
UK

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

1 19 (54.29%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (37.14%) Degree
3 11 (31.43%) Computer Science
4 10 (28.57%) Java
5 9 (25.71%) Project Management
5 9 (25.71%) SQL
5 9 (25.71%) BPMN
5 9 (25.71%) Data Structures
6 8 (22.86%) JavaScript
7 7 (20.00%) HTML
7 7 (20.00%) Physics
8 6 (17.14%) Java 8
8 6 (17.14%) Problem-Solving
8 6 (17.14%) .NET
8 6 (17.14%) UML
8 6 (17.14%) Data Modelling
8 6 (17.14%) Finance
8 6 (17.14%) Validation
8 6 (17.14%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (17.14%) TDD
9 5 (14.29%) Scrum
9 5 (14.29%) CSS
9 5 (14.29%) C#
9 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (11.43%) User Experience
10 4 (11.43%) User Stories
10 4 (11.43%) jQuery
10 4 (11.43%) Mathematics
10 4 (11.43%) Marketing
10 4 (11.43%) E-Commerce

Retail
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 (2.86%) JBoss
1 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.86%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (2.86%) GitHub
2 1 (2.86%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (5.71%) MySQL
3 1 (2.86%) DB2
3 1 (2.86%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.86%) Redis
3 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (17.14%) Finance
2 4 (11.43%) Marketing
3 3 (8.57%) Banking
3 3 (8.57%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.86%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 11 (31.43%) Analyst
2 10 (28.57%) Developer
3 6 (17.14%) Business Process Analyst
3 6 (17.14%) Process Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) Business Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) Product Manager
5 3 (8.57%) Digital Product Manager
5 3 (8.57%) Project Manager
5 3 (8.57%) Scrum Master
5 3 (8.57%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Technical Business Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Business Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) Lead Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.86%) IT Project Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Java Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Junior Project Manager
7 1 (2.86%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.00%) HTML
2 6 (17.14%) .NET
3 5 (14.29%) CSS
4 4 (11.43%) jQuery
5 3 (8.57%) AngularJS
6 2 (5.71%) .NET Framework
6 2 (5.71%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (5.71%) WCF
6 2 (5.71%) Web Services
7 1 (2.86%) .NET Core
7 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET
7 1 (2.86%) Entity Framework
7 1 (2.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 11 (31.43%) Computer Science
2 9 (25.71%) Data Structures
3 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (11.43%) User Experience
5 2 (5.71%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.86%) Driving Licence
6 1 (2.86%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.86%) Android
1 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (54.29%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (25.71%) BPMN
2 9 (25.71%) Project Management
3 7 (20.00%) Physics
4 6 (17.14%) Data Modelling
4 6 (17.14%) Problem-Solving
4 6 (17.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (17.14%) TDD
4 6 (17.14%) UML
4 6 (17.14%) Validation
5 5 (14.29%) Scrum
6 4 (11.43%) E-Commerce
6 4 (11.43%) Mathematics
6 4 (11.43%) User Stories
7 3 (8.57%) A/B Testing
7 3 (8.57%) Agile Project Management
7 3 (8.57%) Analytics
7 3 (8.57%) DevOps
7 3 (8.57%) Unit Testing
7 3 (8.57%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 10 (28.57%) Java
2 9 (25.71%) SQL
3 8 (22.86%) JavaScript
4 6 (17.14%) Java 8
5 5 (14.29%) C#
6 3 (8.57%) PHP
7 2 (5.71%) VBA
8 1 (2.86%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (37.14%) Degree
2 2 (5.71%) PMI Certification
2 2 (5.71%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
1 1 (2.86%) Teradata