Period
to 13 October 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 13 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
UK > Wales
6 months to
13 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 87 102 74
Rank change year-on-year +15 -28 +26
Permanent jobs citing Retail 42 33 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 2.28% 1.64% 3.36%
As % of the General category 6.71% 4.83% 8.74%
Number of salaries quoted 23 29 58
Wales median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -17.65% -
10th Percentile £26,552 £21,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £50,700 £50,500 £60,375
UK median annual salary £53,371 £50,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year +6.74% -1.96% -2.86%

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 626 683 744
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 34.04% 34.00% 38.41%
Number of salaries quoted 501 528 632
Wales median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% -2.44% +2.50%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £62,500 £57,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +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 13 October 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 13 October 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 -12 22 £35,000 - 4
North Wales - 20 £50,750 - 8
Retail
UK

For the 6 months to 13 October 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 24 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (45.24%) E-Commerce
3 14 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (33.33%) Project Delivery
4 13 (30.95%) Scrum
4 13 (30.95%) JavaScript
4 13 (30.95%) Change Control
5 12 (28.57%) hybris
5 12 (28.57%) WebSphere
5 12 (28.57%) Oracle
5 12 (28.57%) SAP
5 12 (28.57%) IBM
5 12 (28.57%) Salesforce.com
5 12 (28.57%) ATG
5 12 (28.57%) Development Roadmap
5 12 (28.57%) SAP Hybris
6 11 (26.19%) HTML
7 10 (23.81%) Java
8 9 (21.43%) CSS
9 8 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (19.05%) Node.js
9 8 (19.05%) Git (software)
9 8 (19.05%) User Experience
10 7 (16.67%) Collaborative Working
10 7 (16.67%) Azure
10 7 (16.67%) QA
10 7 (16.67%) Web Services
10 7 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
11 6 (14.29%) TDD
11 6 (14.29%) Pair Programming

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 12 (28.57%) WebSphere
2 2 (4.76%) Apache
2 2 (4.76%) Drupal
3 1 (2.38%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) InVision
1 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (4.76%) Sketch
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (28.57%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 7 (16.67%) Azure
2 6 (14.29%) AWS
2 6 (14.29%) GCP
2 6 (14.29%) GitHub
3 1 (2.38%) Power Platform
3 1 (2.38%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.76%) MySQL
2 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.38%) OLAP
2 1 (2.38%) OLAP Cube
2 1 (2.38%) Power BI
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (19.05%) Git (software)
2 6 (14.29%) Bitbucket
2 6 (14.29%) JIRA
3 2 (4.76%) GitLab
General
1 7 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (9.52%) Finance
3 1 (2.38%) Back Office
3 1 (2.38%) Billing
3 1 (2.38%) Marketing
3 1 (2.38%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 13 (30.95%) Analyst
1 13 (30.95%) Developer
2 10 (23.81%) Business Analyst
3 6 (14.29%) Online Business Analyst
3 6 (14.29%) Online Project Manager
3 6 (14.29%) Project Manager
4 4 (9.52%) Technical Analyst
4 4 (9.52%) Technical Business Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Designer
6 2 (4.76%) PHP Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Product Owner
6 2 (4.76%) UI Designer
6 2 (4.76%) UI/UX Designer
6 2 (4.76%) UX Designer
7 1 (2.38%) CRM Analyst
7 1 (2.38%) EPoS Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) EPoS Field Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (2.38%) Head of Business Improvement
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (26.19%) HTML
2 9 (21.43%) CSS
3 8 (19.05%) Node.js
4 7 (16.67%) Web Services
5 3 (7.14%) Sass
6 2 (4.76%) .NET
6 2 (4.76%) AngularJS
6 2 (4.76%) LAMP
6 2 (4.76%) React
6 2 (4.76%) Vue.js
6 2 (4.76%) Zend Framework
7 1 (2.38%) .NET Core
7 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET
7 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (2.38%) jQuery
7 1 (2.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.05%) User Experience
2 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.14%) Data Structures
2 3 (7.14%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.38%) EPoS
3 1 (2.38%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (45.24%) E-Commerce
3 14 (33.33%) Project Delivery
3 14 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (30.95%) Change Control
4 13 (30.95%) Scrum
5 12 (28.57%) Development Roadmap
6 8 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (16.67%) Collaborative Working
8 6 (14.29%) BDD
8 6 (14.29%) Budgeting and Forecasting
8 6 (14.29%) Data Visualisation
8 6 (14.29%) Front End Development
8 6 (14.29%) Pair Programming
8 6 (14.29%) Six Sigma
8 6 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
8 6 (14.29%) TDD
8 6 (14.29%) Test Automation
8 6 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (14.29%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 13 (30.95%) JavaScript
2 10 (23.81%) Java
3 6 (14.29%) Python
4 5 (11.90%) SQL
5 2 (4.76%) C#
5 2 (4.76%) PHP
5 2 (4.76%) TypeScript
6 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (2.38%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.67%) QA
2 6 (14.29%) GDPR
2 6 (14.29%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.38%) PMO
Systems Management
1 6 (14.29%) Terraform
Vendors
1 12 (28.57%) ATG
1 12 (28.57%) hybris
1 12 (28.57%) IBM
1 12 (28.57%) Oracle
1 12 (28.57%) Salesforce.com
1 12 (28.57%) SAP
2 6 (14.29%) Google
3 2 (4.76%) Zend
4 1 (2.38%) Microsoft