Period
to 22 October 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 6 months to 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 71 38
Rank change year-on-year +40 -33 -6
Permanent jobs citing Retail 373 239 460
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 6.82% 3.66% 5.99%
As % of the General category 19.76% 11.44% 16.62%
Number of salaries quoted 298 167 322
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £22,000 £25,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £73,000 £87,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +6.25%

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1,888 2,090 2,767
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 34.52% 31.99% 36.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1,516 1,693 2,317
West Yorkshire median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £67,500 £75,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £44,000 £42,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Retail in West Yorkshire

Retail
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Retail in West Yorkshire

Retail
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Retail in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Retail in West Yorkshire

Retail
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 22 October 2018. 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
Leeds +45 225 £43,000 -21.82% 39
Wakefield +11 63 £39,750 +22.31% 2
Bradford +31 58 £47,500 +2.70% 18
Huddersfield +7 13 £35,000 -16.67% 1
Wetherby -1 4 £25,250 -11.40% 1
Castleford - 3 £32,500 -
Halifax +3 2 £65,500 +95.52%
Brighouse - 1 £40,000 -
Knottingley - 1 - -
Retail
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Retail.

1 123 (32.98%) Finance
1 123 (32.98%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (23.59%) Microsoft
3 65 (17.43%) C#
3 65 (17.43%) Java
4 62 (16.62%) PHP
5 55 (14.75%) Python
6 54 (14.48%) Project Management
6 54 (14.48%) Analytical Skills
7 51 (13.67%) Windows
8 49 (13.14%) Microsoft Azure
8 49 (13.14%) Amazon AWS
9 46 (12.33%) SQL
9 46 (12.33%) Stakeholder Management
10 43 (11.53%) Active Directory
11 42 (11.26%) ITIL
12 41 (10.99%) .NET
13 40 (10.72%) Google
14 36 (9.65%) QA
15 34 (9.12%) Cisco
15 34 (9.12%) VMware
16 33 (8.85%) JavaScript
17 31 (8.31%) TDD
17 31 (8.31%) Problem-Solving
18 30 (8.04%) Test Automation
19 29 (7.77%) MySQL
19 29 (7.77%) Microsoft Office
19 29 (7.77%) MVC
19 29 (7.77%) Windows Server
20 28 (7.51%) Marketing

Retail
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 27 (7.24%) MS Exchange
2 18 (4.83%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (3.75%) SharePoint
4 10 (2.68%) Tomcat
5 9 (2.41%) IIS
6 8 (2.14%) Skype for Business
7 6 (1.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 5 (1.34%) Confluence
8 5 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (1.07%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (0.80%) Apache
10 3 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (0.54%) CMS
11 2 (0.54%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (0.27%) CICS
12 1 (0.27%) GlassFish
12 1 (0.27%) Mule
12 1 (0.27%) NServiceBus
12 1 (0.27%) Umbraco
12 1 (0.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 29 (7.77%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.34%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (1.07%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.54%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (2.68%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (1.88%) iTrent
3 6 (1.61%) Unit4 Business World
4 5 (1.34%) NetSuite
4 5 (1.34%) SAP Business One
5 3 (0.80%) assyst
5 3 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.80%) Magento
6 1 (0.27%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.27%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.27%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.27%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.27%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 49 (13.14%) Amazon AWS
1 49 (13.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (6.70%) Office 365
3 17 (4.56%) Dynamics 365
4 12 (3.22%) G Suite
4 12 (3.22%) Slack
5 6 (1.61%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (0.80%) GitHub
6 3 (0.80%) IaaS
7 2 (0.54%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (0.54%) SaaS
8 1 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.27%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (5.90%) SAN
2 15 (4.02%) Firewall
3 14 (3.75%) Internet
4 13 (3.49%) MPLS
5 12 (3.22%) DNS
6 10 (2.68%) Cisco ASA
6 10 (2.68%) IPsec
6 10 (2.68%) VPN
7 8 (2.14%) DHCP
8 7 (1.88%) Cisco Firepower
8 7 (1.88%) FTP
8 7 (1.88%) TCP/IP
9 6 (1.61%) BGP
9 6 (1.61%) WAN
10 5 (1.34%) OSPF
10 5 (1.34%) VLAN
11 4 (1.07%) LAN
11 4 (1.07%) Network Security
11 4 (1.07%) VoIP
12 3 (0.80%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (7.77%) MySQL
2 23 (6.17%) SQL Server
3 14 (3.75%) NoSQL
4 10 (2.68%) Relational Database
5 9 (2.41%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (1.88%) Hadoop
6 7 (1.88%) RDBMS
6 7 (1.88%) Redis
7 6 (1.61%) Big Data
7 6 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (1.34%) BusinessObjects
8 5 (1.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (1.07%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (0.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.54%) Amazon Redshift
11 2 (0.54%) MongoDB
11 2 (0.54%) Power BI
12 1 (0.27%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 26 (6.97%) Selenium
2 22 (5.90%) Jenkins
3 18 (4.83%) JIRA
4 17 (4.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 16 (4.29%) Cucumber
6 13 (3.49%) Git (software)
7 12 (3.22%) JMeter
7 12 (3.22%) SoapUI
8 10 (2.68%) Appium
8 10 (2.68%) Buildbot
8 10 (2.68%) Gatling
8 10 (2.68%) NeoLoad
8 10 (2.68%) Ranorex
8 10 (2.68%) WATIR
8 10 (2.68%) WebDriver
8 10 (2.68%) WebLOAD
9 6 (1.61%) Maven
10 5 (1.34%) Visual Studio
11 4 (1.07%) PHPUnit
11 4 (1.07%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 123 (32.98%) Finance
2 28 (7.51%) Marketing
3 25 (6.70%) Manufacturing
4 13 (3.49%) Back Office
5 10 (2.68%) Legal
6 7 (1.88%) Advertising
6 7 (1.88%) Banking
6 7 (1.88%) Telecoms
7 6 (1.61%) Local Government
8 5 (1.34%) Law
8 5 (1.34%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (1.07%) Automotive
9 4 (1.07%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.27%) Digital Economy
10 1 (0.27%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 92 (24.66%) Analyst
2 83 (22.25%) Developer
3 26 (6.97%) Business Analyst
4 23 (6.17%) Architect
5 19 (5.09%) Project Manager
5 19 (5.09%) Systems Analyst
6 17 (4.56%) IT Analyst
6 17 (4.56%) Senior Developer
7 16 (4.29%) IT Manager
7 16 (4.29%) Java Developer
8 15 (4.02%) PHP Developer
8 15 (4.02%) Software Developer
9 13 (3.49%) .NET Developer
9 13 (3.49%) Consultant
10 12 (3.22%) Contracts Manager
10 12 (3.22%) Lead Developer
10 12 (3.22%) Network Engineer
10 12 (3.22%) Support Analyst
10 12 (3.22%) Tester
10 12 (3.22%) Vendor Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (10.99%) .NET
2 27 (7.24%) CSS
3 26 (6.97%) HTML
4 22 (5.90%) ASP.NET
5 18 (4.83%) Web Services
6 17 (4.56%) XML
7 15 (4.02%) ASP.NET MVC
8 12 (3.22%) Middleware
9 11 (2.95%) ASP.NET Web API
10 10 (2.68%) Spring
11 9 (2.41%) AngularJS
12 8 (2.14%) .NET Framework
12 8 (2.14%) Hibernate
12 8 (2.14%) jQuery
12 8 (2.14%) LAMP
13 7 (1.88%) Kafka
14 6 (1.61%) Memcached
14 6 (1.61%) Node.js
14 6 (1.61%) Sass
14 6 (1.61%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 54 (14.48%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (5.09%) Public Cloud
3 18 (4.83%) Greenfield Project
3 18 (4.83%) Management Information System
4 17 (4.56%) Computer Science
5 15 (4.02%) EPoS
6 14 (3.75%) Data Centre
7 12 (3.22%) User Experience
8 10 (2.68%) NHS
9 8 (2.14%) Mobile App
10 7 (1.88%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (1.88%) Self-Motivation
11 6 (1.61%) Fintech
11 6 (1.61%) Graphic Design
11 6 (1.61%) Replication
12 5 (1.34%) Social Media
13 4 (1.07%) FMCG
14 3 (0.80%) iPad
15 2 (0.54%) Cloud Native
15 2 (0.54%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 51 (13.67%) Windows
2 29 (7.77%) Windows Server
3 21 (5.63%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (3.49%) Linux
5 11 (2.95%) Windows 7
6 9 (2.41%) Unix
7 7 (1.88%) Android
8 6 (1.61%) HPUX
8 6 (1.61%) Windows XP
9 5 (1.34%) Mac OS X
10 4 (1.07%) Kali Linux
11 2 (0.54%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.54%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.27%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (32.98%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (14.48%) Project Management
3 46 (12.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 42 (11.26%) ITIL
5 31 (8.31%) Problem-Solving
5 31 (8.31%) TDD
6 30 (8.04%) Test Automation
7 29 (7.77%) MVC
8 27 (7.24%) DevOps
8 27 (7.24%) Migration
8 27 (7.24%) Software Engineering
9 26 (6.97%) Scrum
10 24 (6.43%) ERP
10 24 (6.43%) OOP
11 23 (6.17%) Coaching
11 23 (6.17%) E-Commerce
11 23 (6.17%) Software Testing
12 22 (5.90%) Process Management
12 22 (5.90%) SDLC
13 21 (5.63%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 65 (17.43%) C#
1 65 (17.43%) Java
2 62 (16.62%) PHP
3 55 (14.75%) Python
4 46 (12.33%) SQL
5 33 (8.85%) JavaScript
6 18 (4.83%) Ruby
7 15 (4.02%) Scala
8 11 (2.95%) C
9 10 (2.68%) C++
10 9 (2.41%) Bash Shell
10 9 (2.41%) Perl
11 8 (2.14%) Java 8
12 6 (1.61%) FoxPro (VFP)
12 6 (1.61%) VB.NET
13 4 (1.07%) T-SQL
14 3 (0.80%) PowerShell
14 3 (0.80%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.54%) PHP 5
15 2 (0.54%) VB
Qualifications
1 23 (6.17%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (5.90%) CCNA
2 22 (5.90%) Degree
3 18 (4.83%) ITIL Certification
4 13 (3.49%) Security Cleared
5 12 (3.22%) Computer Science Degree
6 10 (2.68%) SC Cleared
7 9 (2.41%) ISEB
8 7 (1.88%) DBS Check
8 7 (1.88%) ISTQB
8 7 (1.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 7 (1.88%) MCSA
8 7 (1.88%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (1.61%) VCP5
9 6 (1.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (1.07%) ACCA
10 4 (1.07%) CCNP
10 4 (1.07%) CIMA
10 4 (1.07%) CISSP
11 3 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (9.65%) QA
2 16 (4.29%) PMO
3 9 (2.41%) GDPR
4 8 (2.14%) PCI DSS
5 6 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (1.07%) SLA
7 3 (0.80%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.54%) COBIT
8 2 (0.54%) PMBOK
9 1 (0.27%) ISO 22301
9 1 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 43 (11.53%) Active Directory
2 11 (2.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.07%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.80%) Docker
5 2 (0.54%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.27%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 15 (4.02%) SCCM
2 8 (2.14%) Puppet
3 7 (1.88%) AirWatch
3 7 (1.88%) Ansible
3 7 (1.88%) Cacti
3 7 (1.88%) Munin
3 7 (1.88%) ZABBIX
4 4 (1.07%) Nagios
4 4 (1.07%) Nessus
5 3 (0.80%) Jamf Pro
5 3 (0.80%) WSUS
6 2 (0.54%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.54%) vCenter Server
7 1 (0.27%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.27%) Cisco Prime
7 1 (0.27%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.27%) Packer
7 1 (0.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.27%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 88 (23.59%) Microsoft
2 40 (10.72%) Google
3 34 (9.12%) Cisco
3 34 (9.12%) VMware
4 19 (5.09%) SAP
5 16 (4.29%) Twitter
6 12 (3.22%) Oracle
7 6 (1.61%) Epicor
7 6 (1.61%) Infor
7 6 (1.61%) Rackspace
7 6 (1.61%) Tableau
7 6 (1.61%) Veeam
7 6 (1.61%) Xamarin
8 5 (1.34%) Ariba
8 5 (1.34%) Sage
9 4 (1.07%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (1.07%) Samsung
9 4 (1.07%) Xero
10 3 (0.80%) F5
10 3 (0.80%) Facebook