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 3 months to 25 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
Hertfordshire / Watford
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 6 15
Rank change year-on-year -5 +9  
Permanent jobs citing Retail 71 84 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 12.72% 15.11% 11.85%
As % of the General category 26.69% 23.80% 27.12%
Number of salaries quoted 61 62 36
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +33.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £69,750 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  

Retail is in the common skills category. The next 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.

General Skills
Watford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 266 353 236
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 47.67% 63.49% 43.70%
Number of salaries quoted 229 291 178
Median salary £55,000 £47,500 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.78% -1.04%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Watford citing Retail as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the General category.

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 3 months to 25 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Retail in Watford

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 Watford region with a requirement for Retail.

1 38 (30.65%) E-Commerce
2 37 (29.84%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (28.23%) Oracle
4 29 (23.39%) ITIL
5 21 (16.94%) Windows
6 20 (16.13%) Oracle EBS
7 19 (15.32%) .NET
8 18 (14.52%) Microsoft
8 18 (14.52%) PRINCE2
8 18 (14.52%) Finance
9 17 (13.71%) FMCG
9 17 (13.71%) Enterprise Software
10 16 (12.90%) SDLC
10 16 (12.90%) Greenfield Project
10 16 (12.90%) Marketing
10 16 (12.90%) Oracle Retail
11 15 (12.10%) Coaching
11 15 (12.10%) Stakeholder Management
11 15 (12.10%) ERP
12 12 (9.68%) Service Delivery
12 12 (9.68%) SLA
12 12 (9.68%) Linux
12 12 (9.68%) CRM
13 11 (8.87%) C#
13 11 (8.87%) SQL
13 11 (8.87%) Microsoft Excel
13 11 (8.87%) Retek
13 11 (8.87%) Release Management
14 10 (8.06%) Mentoring
14 10 (8.06%) Games

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 9 (7.26%) MS Exchange
1 9 (7.26%) Skype for Business
2 5 (4.03%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.42%) CMS
3 3 (2.42%) IIS
3 3 (2.42%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (8.87%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (4.03%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (3.23%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 20 (16.13%) Oracle EBS
2 16 (12.90%) Oracle Retail
3 6 (4.84%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (4.84%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (1.61%) HFM
4 2 (1.61%) Hyperion Planning
4 2 (1.61%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.81%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.81%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.81%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.26%) Office 365
1 9 (7.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.26%) DHCP
1 9 (7.26%) DNS
1 9 (7.26%) Firewall
1 9 (7.26%) ISDN
1 9 (7.26%) LAN
1 9 (7.26%) MPLS
1 9 (7.26%) PBX
1 9 (7.26%) Remote Desktop
1 9 (7.26%) VLAN
1 9 (7.26%) VoIP
1 9 (7.26%) VPN
1 9 (7.26%) WAN
2 4 (3.23%) Skype
3 1 (0.81%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.84%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.42%) RDBMS
2 3 (2.42%) Relational Database
2 3 (2.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.61%) Essbase
General
1 18 (14.52%) Finance
2 16 (12.90%) Marketing
3 10 (8.06%) Games
4 3 (2.42%) Banking
5 2 (1.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (17.74%) Analyst
2 19 (15.32%) Project Manager
3 13 (10.48%) Architect
3 13 (10.48%) Business Analyst
3 13 (10.48%) Senior Analyst
4 12 (9.68%) Developer
4 12 (9.68%) Oracle Analyst
4 12 (9.68%) Senior Oracle Analyst
5 11 (8.87%) Delivery Manager
5 11 (8.87%) Release Manager
6 10 (8.06%) Senior Manager
6 10 (8.06%) Senior Project Manager
7 9 (7.26%) 3rd Line Support
7 9 (7.26%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 9 (7.26%) Active Directory Engineer
7 9 (7.26%) Active Directory Support
7 9 (7.26%) Office 365 Engineer
7 9 (7.26%) Service Manager
7 9 (7.26%) Services Delivery Manager
7 9 (7.26%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (15.32%) .NET
2 8 (6.45%) .NET Framework
3 5 (4.03%) J2EE
4 3 (2.42%) Middleware
4 3 (2.42%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (0.81%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.71%) Enterprise Software
1 17 (13.71%) FMCG
2 16 (12.90%) Greenfield Project
3 9 (7.26%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (7.26%) Data Centre
4 5 (4.03%) EPoS
5 3 (2.42%) DataPower
5 3 (2.42%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.81%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 21 (16.94%) Windows
2 12 (9.68%) Linux
3 9 (7.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (7.26%) Windows Server
3 9 (7.26%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (7.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (7.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (3.23%) Windows 10
5 3 (2.42%) AIX
5 3 (2.42%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.81%) Android
6 1 (0.81%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (30.65%) E-Commerce
2 37 (29.84%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (23.39%) ITIL
4 18 (14.52%) PRINCE2
5 16 (12.90%) SDLC
6 15 (12.10%) Coaching
6 15 (12.10%) ERP
6 15 (12.10%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (9.68%) CRM
7 12 (9.68%) Service Delivery
8 11 (8.87%) Release Management
9 10 (8.06%) Mentoring
10 9 (7.26%) Waterfall
11 8 (6.45%) Six Sigma
12 7 (5.65%) Data Flow Diagram
12 7 (5.65%) Project Management
12 7 (5.65%) Scrum
12 7 (5.65%) Use Case
13 6 (4.84%) Line Management
13 6 (4.84%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (8.87%) C#
1 11 (8.87%) SQL
2 7 (5.65%) Java
3 6 (4.84%) C
3 6 (4.84%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (7.26%) Degree
1 9 (7.26%) PMI Certification
1 9 (7.26%) PMP
2 3 (2.42%) ISEB
3 2 (1.61%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.68%) SLA
2 3 (2.42%) PMO
System Software
1 9 (7.26%) Active Directory
1 9 (7.26%) Terminal Services
1 9 (7.26%) VMware ESX
1 9 (7.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (3.23%) WSUS
Vendors
1 35 (28.23%) Oracle
2 18 (14.52%) Microsoft
3 11 (8.87%) Retek
4 9 (7.26%) VMware
5 6 (4.84%) hybris
6 5 (4.03%) CheckPoint
7 3 (2.42%) IBM
7 3 (2.42%) SAP
7 3 (2.42%) Snow
8 2 (1.61%) Hyperion
8 2 (1.61%) ServiceNow
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