Period
to 16 January 2021

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 16 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
UK > Wales
6 months to
16 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 64 84 94
Rank change year-on-year +20 +10 -53
Permanent jobs citing Retail 22 45 35
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Wales 2.37% 2.39% 1.82%
As % of the General category 7.07% 5.91% 5.23%
Number of salaries quoted 22 22 29
Median annual salary £41,250 £42,178 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.20% +20.51% +2.94%
10th Percentile £30,000 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £50,875 £64,387 £55,000
UK median annual salary £56,514 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +2.75% +4.76% +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 311 761 669
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 33.48% 40.35% 34.84%
Number of salaries quoted 245 605 540
Median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £29,000 £26,250 £26,988
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,950 £61,250
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +10.00%

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Retail in Wales

Retail
Salary Trend in Wales

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Retail in Wales.

Salary trend for Retail in Wales

Retail
Salary Histogram in Wales

Salary distribution for jobs citing Retail in Wales over the 6 months to 16 January 2021.

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 16 January 2021. 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 +40 17 £40,000 -5.16% 7
West Wales - 3 £45,000 - 2
North Wales -9 2 £42,500 -39.29% 3
Retail
UK

For the 6 months to 16 January 2021, 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 10 (45.45%) HTML
2 9 (40.91%) JavaScript
3 8 (36.36%) SQL
4 7 (31.82%) Software Engineering
5 6 (27.27%) .NET
5 6 (27.27%) PHP
5 6 (27.27%) C#
6 5 (22.73%) CSS
6 5 (22.73%) Finance
6 5 (22.73%) Git (software)
7 4 (18.18%) E-Commerce
7 4 (18.18%) Windows
7 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (18.18%) Degree
7 4 (18.18%) jQuery
8 3 (13.64%) Web Development
8 3 (13.64%) Local Government
8 3 (13.64%) RESTful
8 3 (13.64%) Azure
8 3 (13.64%) WordPress
8 3 (13.64%) SaaS
8 3 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (13.64%) Office 365
8 3 (13.64%) Mentoring
8 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (13.64%) SDLC
8 3 (13.64%) Requirements Gathering
9 2 (9.09%) Business Analysis
9 2 (9.09%) Windows Server
9 2 (9.09%) Vulnerability Scanning

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 3 (13.64%) WordPress
2 1 (4.55%) Confluence
2 1 (4.55%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (4.55%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.55%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Azure
1 3 (13.64%) Office 365
1 3 (13.64%) SaaS
2 2 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (9.09%) IaaS
2 2 (9.09%) PaaS
3 1 (4.55%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (4.55%) GitHub
3 1 (4.55%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) MySQL
2 1 (4.55%) Big Data
2 1 (4.55%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Git (software)
2 2 (9.09%) JIRA
2 2 (9.09%) webpack
3 1 (4.55%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (4.55%) Firebug
General
1 5 (22.73%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Local Government
3 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.55%) Automotive
4 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Developer
2 4 (18.18%) Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) C# Developer
2 4 (18.18%) Graduate
2 4 (18.18%) PHP Developer
2 4 (18.18%) Senior C# Developer
2 4 (18.18%) Senior Developer
3 3 (13.64%) WordPress Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Information Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Information Security Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Security Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Software Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Agile Coach
5 1 (4.55%) Business Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Designer
5 1 (4.55%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (4.55%) HTML Developer
5 1 (4.55%) PMO Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (45.45%) HTML
2 6 (27.27%) .NET
3 5 (22.73%) CSS
4 4 (18.18%) jQuery
5 3 (13.64%) RESTful
6 2 (9.09%) .NET Framework
6 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET
6 2 (9.09%) LESS
6 2 (9.09%) OAuth
6 2 (9.09%) SAML
6 2 (9.09%) Sass
7 1 (4.55%) Laravel
7 1 (4.55%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (9.09%) PKI
3 1 (4.55%) Cloud Native
3 1 (4.55%) Graphic Design
3 1 (4.55%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (4.55%) Smartphone
3 1 (4.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Windows
2 2 (9.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Software Engineering
2 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (18.18%) E-Commerce
3 3 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (13.64%) Mentoring
3 3 (13.64%) Requirements Gathering
3 3 (13.64%) SDLC
3 3 (13.64%) Web Development
4 2 (9.09%) Business Analysis
4 2 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (9.09%) DevOps
4 2 (9.09%) Information Security
4 2 (9.09%) MVC
4 2 (9.09%) OO
4 2 (9.09%) OOP
4 2 (9.09%) Scrum
4 2 (9.09%) Security Architecture
4 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (9.09%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 2 (9.09%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) JavaScript
2 8 (36.36%) SQL
3 6 (27.27%) C#
3 6 (27.27%) PHP
4 2 (9.09%) C
4 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) ACCA
2 1 (4.55%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 2 (9.09%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Nessus
1 2 (9.09%) OpenVAS
Vendors
1 1 (4.55%) Adobe
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft