Period
to 21 February 2019

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 21 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
UK > Wales
6 months to
21 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 84 44 74
Rank change year-on-year -40 +30 +31
Permanent jobs citing Retail 45 113 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 2.46% 5.89% 3.18%
As % of the General category 7.49% 16.77% 7.80%
Number of salaries quoted 34 92 80
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £34,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% -22.29% +34.62%
10th Percentile £21,625 £23,425 £20,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £52,275 £57,750
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% -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 601 674 961
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 32.84% 35.14% 40.81%
Number of salaries quoted 490 546 795
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £28,000 £24,813 £23,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £57,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +7.84% +2.00% -

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 21 February 2019.

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 21 February 2019. 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 -44 43 £40,000 +17.65% 11
West Wales - 2 - - 2
Retail
UK

For the 6 months to 21 February 2019, 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 20 (44.44%) Finance
2 14 (31.11%) Scrum
3 12 (26.67%) C#
3 12 (26.67%) .NET
4 11 (24.44%) Java
4 11 (24.44%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (22.22%) Degree
6 9 (20.00%) Integration Testing
6 9 (20.00%) HTML
6 9 (20.00%) Project Management
7 8 (17.78%) Change Management
7 8 (17.78%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (15.56%) Banking
8 7 (15.56%) SQL
8 7 (15.56%) CSS
8 7 (15.56%) Problem-Solving
9 6 (13.33%) Machine Learning
9 6 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (13.33%) XML
9 6 (13.33%) OO
9 6 (13.33%) Microsoft
9 6 (13.33%) Artificial Intelligence
10 5 (11.11%) Computer Science
10 5 (11.11%) E-Commerce
10 5 (11.11%) JavaScript
10 5 (11.11%) GDPR
11 4 (8.89%) IT Strategy
11 4 (8.89%) Mentoring
11 4 (8.89%) Driving Licence
11 4 (8.89%) Analytics

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 2 (4.44%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (6.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (8.89%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (4.44%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.67%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.89%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (4.44%) Couchbase
3 2 (4.44%) MongoDB
3 2 (4.44%) MySQL
3 2 (4.44%) NoSQL
3 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.44%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.44%) MbUnit
2 2 (4.44%) Mercurial
2 2 (4.44%) MSTest
2 2 (4.44%) NUnit
2 2 (4.44%) Selenium
2 2 (4.44%) SpecFlow
2 2 (4.44%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.44%) TeamCity
2 2 (4.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (44.44%) Finance
2 7 (15.56%) Banking
3 4 (8.89%) Marketing
3 4 (8.89%) Telecoms
4 3 (6.67%) Automotive
4 3 (6.67%) Games
4 3 (6.67%) Investment Banking
4 3 (6.67%) Law
4 3 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (4.44%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (28.89%) Developer
2 8 (17.78%) Analyst
2 8 (17.78%) Java Developer
3 5 (11.11%) Support Analyst
4 4 (8.89%) E-Business Analyst
4 4 (8.89%) E-Business Support
4 4 (8.89%) Functional Analyst
4 4 (8.89%) Junior
4 4 (8.89%) Oracle Analyst
4 4 (8.89%) Oracle Support Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Architect
5 3 (6.67%) Junior Developer
5 3 (6.67%) Junior Java Developer
5 3 (6.67%) Project Manager
5 3 (6.67%) Software Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (4.44%) IT Support Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Senior Developer
6 2 (4.44%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (26.67%) .NET
2 9 (20.00%) HTML
3 7 (15.56%) CSS
4 6 (13.33%) XML
5 3 (6.67%) .NET Core
5 3 (6.67%) .NET Framework
5 3 (6.67%) ASP.NET
6 2 (4.44%) AngularJS
6 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (4.44%) CSS3
6 2 (4.44%) Gherkin
6 2 (4.44%) HTML5
6 2 (4.44%) jQuery
6 2 (4.44%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (4.44%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.89%) Driving Licence
3 3 (6.67%) Algorithms
3 3 (6.67%) Robotics
3 3 (6.67%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (4.44%) Data Structures
4 2 (4.44%) EPoS
4 2 (4.44%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (2.22%) Chip and PIN
5 1 (2.22%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.11%) Scrum
2 11 (24.44%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (20.00%) Integration Testing
3 9 (20.00%) Project Management
4 8 (17.78%) Change Management
4 8 (17.78%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (15.56%) Problem-Solving
6 6 (13.33%) Artificial Intelligence
6 6 (13.33%) Machine Learning
6 6 (13.33%) OO
7 5 (11.11%) Computer Science
7 5 (11.11%) E-Commerce
8 4 (8.89%) Analytics
8 4 (8.89%) IT Strategy
8 4 (8.89%) ITIL
8 4 (8.89%) Mentoring
8 4 (8.89%) Programme Management
8 4 (8.89%) Service Delivery
8 4 (8.89%) Supplier Management
8 4 (8.89%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (26.67%) C#
2 11 (24.44%) Java
3 7 (15.56%) SQL
4 5 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 4 (8.89%) C++
6 3 (6.67%) PHP
6 3 (6.67%) PowerShell
6 3 (6.67%) Python
6 3 (6.67%) T-SQL
6 3 (6.67%) VB
6 3 (6.67%) VB.NET
7 2 (4.44%) TypeScript
8 1 (2.22%) C
8 1 (2.22%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 10 (22.22%) Degree
2 4 (8.89%) MBA
3 3 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (6.67%) PMI Certification
3 3 (6.67%) PMP
4 1 (2.22%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.11%) GDPR
2 3 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (6.67%) QA
3 2 (4.44%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.89%) Oracle
3 3 (6.67%) Automation Anywhere
3 3 (6.67%) Blue Prism
3 3 (6.67%) Google
3 3 (6.67%) Sitecore
3 3 (6.67%) UiPath
3 3 (6.67%) VMware