Period
to 24 June 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 24 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
UK > Wales
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 79 103 102
Rank change year-on-year +24 -1 +17
Permanent jobs citing Retail 56 45 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 2.97% 2.16% 1.86%
As % of the General category 8.76% 5.45% 4.53%
Number of salaries quoted 50 47 25
Wales median annual salary £37,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.78% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £21,225 £23,000 £26,600
90th Percentile £52,500 £59,250 £54,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -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 639 826 1,103
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 33.90% 39.71% 40.93%
Number of salaries quoted 527 692 890
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +2.56%
10th Percentile £24,000 £26,250 £24,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £57,500
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 24 June 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 24 June 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 +31 47 £37,000 -10.30% 3
North Wales -4 8 £50,000 +17.65% 3
West Wales +3 1 £32,500 -35.00% 1
Retail
UK

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 28 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (33.93%) Project Management
3 15 (26.79%) .NET
4 14 (25.00%) C#
4 14 (25.00%) SQL
5 12 (21.43%) JavaScript
5 12 (21.43%) .NET Framework
6 11 (19.64%) Microsoft Azure
7 10 (17.86%) Problem-Solving
7 10 (17.86%) SQL Server
8 9 (16.07%) Web Services
8 9 (16.07%) Degree
9 8 (14.29%) Finance
9 8 (14.29%) Java
9 8 (14.29%) Visual Studio
9 8 (14.29%) NoSQL
9 8 (14.29%) Docker
10 7 (12.50%) Relational Database
10 7 (12.50%) Data Structures
10 7 (12.50%) High Availability
10 7 (12.50%) Redis
10 7 (12.50%) Entity Framework
10 7 (12.50%) BPMN
10 7 (12.50%) Test Automation
10 7 (12.50%) .NET Core
10 7 (12.50%) ASP.NET
10 7 (12.50%) DB2
10 7 (12.50%) HTML
10 7 (12.50%) EPoS
10 7 (12.50%) 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 5 (8.93%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.79%) Apache
2 1 (1.79%) Drupal
2 1 (1.79%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.79%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.79%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.79%) Doxygen
2 1 (1.79%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (19.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (8.93%) Office 365
3 2 (3.57%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.79%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.79%) DHCP
1 1 (1.79%) DNS
1 1 (1.79%) Firewall
1 1 (1.79%) LAN
1 1 (1.79%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.79%) VLAN
1 1 (1.79%) VPN
1 1 (1.79%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (17.86%) SQL Server
2 8 (14.29%) NoSQL
3 7 (12.50%) DB2
3 7 (12.50%) Redis
3 7 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 7 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 3 (5.36%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.57%) Selenium
4 1 (1.79%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.79%) Xdebug
General
1 8 (14.29%) Finance
2 4 (7.14%) Marketing
3 2 (3.57%) Banking
3 2 (3.57%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.79%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.79%) Law
4 1 (1.79%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.79%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (30.36%) Analyst
1 17 (30.36%) Developer
2 10 (17.86%) Business Analyst
3 7 (12.50%) Lead Developer
4 4 (7.14%) Applications Engineer
4 4 (7.14%) Applications Support
4 4 (7.14%) Business Process Analyst
4 4 (7.14%) Junior
4 4 (7.14%) Process Analyst
4 4 (7.14%) Support Engineer
5 3 (5.36%) Applications Support Engineer
5 3 (5.36%) Junior Analyst
5 3 (5.36%) Junior Business Analyst
5 3 (5.36%) Product Manager
5 3 (5.36%) Project Manager
5 3 (5.36%) Scrum Master
5 3 (5.36%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (5.36%) Senior Test Analyst
5 3 (5.36%) Test Analyst
6 2 (3.57%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (26.79%) .NET
2 12 (21.43%) .NET Framework
3 9 (16.07%) Web Services
4 7 (12.50%) .NET Core
4 7 (12.50%) ASP.NET
4 7 (12.50%) Entity Framework
4 7 (12.50%) HTML
5 6 (10.71%) CSS
6 4 (7.14%) jQuery
7 3 (5.36%) AngularJS
8 2 (3.57%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (3.57%) WCF
9 1 (1.79%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (1.79%) CSS3
9 1 (1.79%) Flash
9 1 (1.79%) HTML5
9 1 (1.79%) Laravel
9 1 (1.79%) SOAP
9 1 (1.79%) Symfony
9 1 (1.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 7 (12.50%) Data Structures
1 7 (12.50%) EPoS
2 4 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.57%) User Experience
4 1 (1.79%) Animation
4 1 (1.79%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.79%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.79%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.57%) Android
1 2 (3.57%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.79%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (33.93%) Project Management
3 10 (17.86%) Problem-Solving
4 7 (12.50%) BPMN
4 7 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 7 (12.50%) High Availability
4 7 (12.50%) TDD
4 7 (12.50%) Test Automation
5 6 (10.71%) Data Modelling
5 6 (10.71%) UML
5 6 (10.71%) Validation
6 5 (8.93%) ITIL
6 5 (8.93%) Multichannel Retail
6 5 (8.93%) Scrum
6 5 (8.93%) Waterfall
7 4 (7.14%) Coaching
7 4 (7.14%) DevOps
7 4 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (7.14%) Unit Testing
8 3 (5.36%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 14 (25.00%) C#
1 14 (25.00%) SQL
2 12 (21.43%) JavaScript
3 8 (14.29%) Java
4 6 (10.71%) Java 8
5 3 (5.36%) PHP
6 2 (3.57%) Python
7 1 (1.79%) Perl
7 1 (1.79%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 9 (16.07%) Degree
2 3 (5.36%) ISTQB
2 3 (5.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (3.57%) PMI Certification
3 2 (3.57%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.79%) P3O
1 1 (1.79%) PMO
1 1 (1.79%) QA
System Software
1 8 (14.29%) Docker
2 1 (1.79%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.79%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (12.50%) Teradata
2 2 (3.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.79%) Apple
3 1 (1.79%) Dell
3 1 (1.79%) HP
3 1 (1.79%) IBM
3 1 (1.79%) Sage
3 1 (1.79%) Toshiba
3 1 (1.79%) Veeam
3 1 (1.79%) VMware