Period
to 24 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
UK > Wales
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 102 105
Rank change year-on-year +51 +3 -24
Permanent jobs citing Retail 97 55 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 4.67% 2.08% 1.86%
As % of the General category 12.81% 5.40% 4.67%
Number of salaries quoted 76 51 32
Wales median annual salary £34,000 £45,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.44% +21.62% -9.76%
10th Percentile £23,000 £21,000 £20,800
90th Percentile £55,000 £57,500 £90,825
UK median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +1.01%

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 757 1018 1093
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 36.45% 38.49% 39.86%
Number of salaries quoted 627 865 935
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £23,500 £22,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £56,250 £56,150
UK median annual salary £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.00% - -

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 November 2017.

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 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
South Wales +79 76 £34,000 +15.25% 2
North Wales -5 11 £36,250 -19.44%
Mid Wales +1 5 - -
Retail
UK

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 across the Wales region with a requirement for Retail.

1 36 (37.11%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (27.84%) ITIL
3 26 (26.80%) Finance
4 24 (24.74%) Windows
5 23 (23.71%) SQL Server
5 23 (23.71%) Microsoft
6 22 (22.68%) JavaScript
7 21 (21.65%) Windows Server
8 17 (17.53%) HTML
8 17 (17.53%) .NET
9 16 (16.49%) Active Directory
9 16 (16.49%) Scrum
9 16 (16.49%) Degree
10 15 (15.46%) SQL
10 15 (15.46%) CSS
11 12 (12.37%) C#
11 12 (12.37%) SLA
11 12 (12.37%) Windows Server 2008
12 11 (11.34%) Problem Management
12 11 (11.34%) Java
12 11 (11.34%) ASP.NET
12 11 (11.34%) Analytical Skills
13 10 (10.31%) Oracle
13 10 (10.31%) E-Commerce
13 10 (10.31%) MVC
14 9 (9.28%) HTML5
14 9 (9.28%) Waterfall
14 9 (9.28%) Stakeholder Management
14 9 (9.28%) SAN
14 9 (9.28%) Project Management

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 4 (4.12%) Elasticsearch
1 4 (4.12%) Skype for Business
2 2 (2.06%) IIS
2 2 (2.06%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.03%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.03%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (7.22%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.09%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.09%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (2.06%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (2.06%) Magento
3 1 (1.03%) SAP ERP
3 1 (1.03%) SAP MM
3 1 (1.03%) SAP Retail
3 1 (1.03%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.12%) Office 365
3 1 (1.03%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.28%) SAN
2 5 (5.15%) Firewall
2 5 (5.15%) PABX
3 4 (4.12%) LAN
3 4 (4.12%) Skype
3 4 (4.12%) WAN
4 1 (1.03%) DHCP
4 1 (1.03%) DNS
4 1 (1.03%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (23.71%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (5.15%) Oracle Database
3 5 (5.15%) SQL Server 2016
3 5 (5.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (4.12%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (4.12%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (2.06%) Big Data
5 2 (2.06%) DB2
5 2 (2.06%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.06%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.06%) Power BI
5 2 (2.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.03%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.03%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (4.12%) Git (software)
1 4 (4.12%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (3.09%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.06%) Eclipse
3 2 (2.06%) MorphX
General
1 26 (26.80%) Finance
2 6 (6.19%) Marketing
3 5 (5.15%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.09%) Advertising
4 3 (3.09%) Banking
4 3 (3.09%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.06%) Games
6 1 (1.03%) Billing
6 1 (1.03%) Legal
Job Titles
1 22 (22.68%) Developer
2 18 (18.56%) Analyst
3 10 (10.31%) IT Support
4 9 (9.28%) Team Leader
5 8 (8.25%) Project Manager
6 7 (7.22%) IT Supervisor
6 7 (7.22%) Support Supervisor
7 6 (6.19%) Senior Analyst
7 6 (6.19%) Senior Manager
7 6 (6.19%) Senior Test Analyst
7 6 (6.19%) Support Team Leader
7 6 (6.19%) Systems Manager
7 6 (6.19%) Test Analyst
8 5 (5.15%) .NET Developer
8 5 (5.15%) Business Analyst
8 5 (5.15%) Infrastructure Manager
8 5 (5.15%) IT Manager
8 5 (5.15%) Software Engineer
8 5 (5.15%) Support Manager
8 5 (5.15%) Systems Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (17.53%) .NET
1 17 (17.53%) HTML
2 15 (15.46%) CSS
3 11 (11.34%) ASP.NET
4 9 (9.28%) HTML5
5 7 (7.22%) AngularJS
5 7 (7.22%) CSS3
6 6 (6.19%) .NET Framework
6 6 (6.19%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (6.19%) Entity Framework
7 5 (5.15%) Middleware
7 5 (5.15%) Oracle ADF
7 5 (5.15%) Oracle Fusion
7 5 (5.15%) Web Services
8 4 (4.12%) jQuery
8 4 (4.12%) Symfony
8 4 (4.12%) WCF
8 4 (4.12%) WPF
9 3 (3.09%) Node.js
9 3 (3.09%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.34%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.15%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.12%) Data Structures
4 3 (3.09%) Data Centre
4 3 (3.09%) iSeries
4 3 (3.09%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.09%) User Experience
5 2 (2.06%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.06%) FMCG
5 2 (2.06%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (2.06%) NHS
6 1 (1.03%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 24 (24.74%) Windows
2 21 (21.65%) Windows Server
3 12 (12.37%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (7.22%) Android
4 7 (7.22%) Linux
5 3 (3.09%) Apple iOS
5 3 (3.09%) Windows 10
5 3 (3.09%) Windows 7
5 3 (3.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.06%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (37.11%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (27.84%) ITIL
3 16 (16.49%) Scrum
4 11 (11.34%) Problem Management
5 10 (10.31%) E-Commerce
5 10 (10.31%) MVC
6 9 (9.28%) Project Management
6 9 (9.28%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (9.28%) Waterfall
7 8 (8.25%) Software Engineering
8 7 (7.22%) Coaching
8 7 (7.22%) ERP
8 7 (7.22%) Information Security
8 7 (7.22%) Service Management
9 6 (6.19%) Data Transformation
9 6 (6.19%) Defect Management
9 6 (6.19%) PRINCE2
9 6 (6.19%) Software Delivery
9 6 (6.19%) Validation
9 6 (6.19%) Workload Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (22.68%) JavaScript
2 15 (15.46%) SQL
3 12 (12.37%) C#
4 11 (11.34%) Java
5 5 (5.15%) C
6 4 (4.12%) PHP
7 3 (3.09%) Apple Swift
7 3 (3.09%) Objective-C
7 3 (3.09%) Perl
7 3 (3.09%) Python
7 3 (3.09%) TypeScript
8 2 (2.06%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.06%) C++
8 2 (2.06%) X++
9 1 (1.03%) Go
9 1 (1.03%) VBA
Qualifications
1 16 (16.49%) Degree
2 6 (6.19%) ISTQB
2 6 (6.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (3.09%) APMP
4 2 (2.06%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (2.06%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.03%) CISA
5 1 (1.03%) CISM
5 1 (1.03%) CISMP
5 1 (1.03%) CISSP
5 1 (1.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.03%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (12.37%) SLA
2 2 (2.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.03%) GDPR
3 1 (1.03%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.03%) QA
System Software
1 16 (16.49%) Active Directory
2 7 (7.22%) Hyper-V
3 3 (3.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 23 (23.71%) Microsoft
2 10 (10.31%) Oracle
3 6 (6.19%) VMware
4 5 (5.15%) Cisco
5 3 (3.09%) IBM
6 2 (2.06%) SAP
7 1 (1.03%) Teradata