Period
to 22 January 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 6 months to 22 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 49 26 16
Rank change year-on-year -23 -10 -9
Permanent jobs citing Retail 48 78 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 5.20% 8.56% 10.78%
As % of the General category 21.15% 24.15% 19.78%
Number of salaries quoted 39 70 70
Watford median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -4.55% +14.58%
10th Percentile £27,150 £32,375 £30,000
90th Percentile £84,650 £77,500 £67,750
Hertfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +9.38%

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 Watford with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Watford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 227 323 551
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 24.59% 35.46% 54.50%
Number of salaries quoted 186 277 454
Watford median annual salary £57,500 £47,500 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.05% -12.04% +20.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,550 £28,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £80,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +5.26%

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

Job postings citing Retail as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Watford.

Job vacancy trend for Retail in Watford

Retail
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Retail in Watford.

Salary trend for Retail in Watford

Retail
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Retail in Watford over the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Retail in Watford

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 Watford region with a requirement for Retail.

1 15 (31.25%) Problem-Solving
2 12 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (25.00%) TDD
3 11 (22.92%) TOGAF
3 11 (22.92%) Windows
3 11 (22.92%) Windows Server
4 10 (20.83%) CSS
4 10 (20.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 10 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (18.75%) Finance
5 9 (18.75%) DNS
5 9 (18.75%) Network Security
6 8 (16.67%) Use Case
6 8 (16.67%) User Experience
6 8 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (16.67%) E-Commerce
6 8 (16.67%) Java
6 8 (16.67%) SQL Server
6 8 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 8 (16.67%) WebSphere
7 7 (14.58%) SEO
7 7 (14.58%) Incident Management
7 7 (14.58%) Enterprise Architecture
7 7 (14.58%) Information Security
7 7 (14.58%) HTML
7 7 (14.58%) Data Privacy
7 7 (14.58%) Sass
7 7 (14.58%) BDD
7 7 (14.58%) Identity Access Management
7 7 (14.58%) Security Operations

Retail
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 8 (16.67%) WebSphere
2 5 (10.42%) JBoss
2 5 (10.42%) Tomcat
3 3 (6.25%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.25%) Office 365
2 1 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.08%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.75%) DNS
1 9 (18.75%) Network Security
2 6 (12.50%) FTP
2 6 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
2 6 (12.50%) SMTP
2 6 (12.50%) Sourcefire
2 6 (12.50%) SSL
3 3 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (6.25%) DHCP
3 3 (6.25%) Firewall
3 3 (6.25%) SAN
3 3 (6.25%) TCP/IP
3 3 (6.25%) VoIP
3 3 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (2.08%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.42%) RDBMS
2 5 (10.42%) Relational Database
2 5 (10.42%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (10.42%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 4 (8.33%) PostCSS
1 4 (8.33%) webpack
2 1 (2.08%) Hudson
2 1 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (18.75%) Finance
2 6 (12.50%) Marketing
3 4 (8.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (35.42%) Analyst
2 8 (16.67%) Architect
3 7 (14.58%) Developer
4 6 (12.50%) Enterprise Architect
4 6 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
5 5 (10.42%) SQL Analyst
6 4 (8.33%) Consultant
6 4 (8.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 4 (8.33%) Security Analyst
6 4 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (8.33%) Senior Security Analyst
7 3 (6.25%) Cisco Analyst
7 3 (6.25%) Cisco Network Analyst
7 3 (6.25%) Designer
7 3 (6.25%) E-Commerce Architect
7 3 (6.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 3 (6.25%) Network Analyst
7 3 (6.25%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
7 3 (6.25%) Product Owner
7 3 (6.25%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (20.83%) CSS
2 7 (14.58%) HTML
2 7 (14.58%) Sass
3 5 (10.42%) Hibernate
3 5 (10.42%) Java EE
4 4 (8.33%) LESS
5 3 (6.25%) Flash
5 3 (6.25%) IBM Integration Bus
5 3 (6.25%) jQuery
5 3 (6.25%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (16.67%) User Experience
2 7 (14.58%) Cyberattack
2 7 (14.58%) Cyberthreat
3 5 (10.42%) Fintech
3 5 (10.42%) Mobile App
4 4 (8.33%) EPoS
4 4 (8.33%) Life Science
4 4 (8.33%) Management Information System
5 3 (6.25%) Data Centre
5 3 (6.25%) DataPower
5 3 (6.25%) iSeries
5 3 (6.25%) Replication
5 3 (6.25%) Smartphone
6 1 (2.08%) Cyber Defence
6 1 (2.08%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 11 (22.92%) Windows
1 11 (22.92%) Windows Server
2 5 (10.42%) Linux
2 5 (10.42%) Unix
3 3 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (31.25%) Problem-Solving
2 12 (25.00%) TDD
3 11 (22.92%) TOGAF
4 10 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 8 (16.67%) Use Case
6 7 (14.58%) BDD
6 7 (14.58%) Data Privacy
6 7 (14.58%) Enterprise Architecture
6 7 (14.58%) Identity Access Management
6 7 (14.58%) Incident Management
6 7 (14.58%) Information Security
6 7 (14.58%) Security Operations
6 7 (14.58%) SEO
7 6 (12.50%) Computer Security
7 6 (12.50%) Cyber Intelligence
7 6 (12.50%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
7 6 (12.50%) Malware Analysis
7 6 (12.50%) SIEM
7 6 (12.50%) Threat Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 12 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (16.67%) Java
3 7 (14.58%) ES6
4 5 (10.42%) ANSI SQL
4 5 (10.42%) Shell Script
4 5 (10.42%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (12.50%) CEH
1 6 (12.50%) GCFA
1 6 (12.50%) GCIA
1 6 (12.50%) GCIH
1 6 (12.50%) GREM
2 4 (8.33%) CGEIT
2 4 (8.33%) CISA
2 4 (8.33%) CISM
2 4 (8.33%) CISSP
2 4 (8.33%) MBA
3 3 (6.25%) CCDA
3 3 (6.25%) CCDP
3 3 (6.25%) CCNA
3 3 (6.25%) CCNP
3 3 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (4.17%) Degree
5 1 (2.08%) ISEB
5 1 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (2.08%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (20.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (8.33%) GxP
2 4 (8.33%) HIPAA
2 4 (8.33%) ISO 22301
2 4 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (8.33%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 6 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.25%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (8.33%) RSA Archer
2 3 (6.25%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (6.25%) WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
Vendors
1 8 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.50%) IBM
3 5 (10.42%) Sybase
4 4 (8.33%) ServiceNow
5 3 (6.25%) Apple
5 3 (6.25%) ATG
5 3 (6.25%) Cisco
5 3 (6.25%) EMC
5 3 (6.25%) HP
5 3 (6.25%) hybris
5 3 (6.25%) Nokia
5 3 (6.25%) Samsung
5 3 (6.25%) VMware
6 2 (4.17%) Oracle
7 1 (2.08%) Google
7 1 (2.08%) SAP