Period
to 24 May 2019

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 24 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
24 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 43 23 51
Rank change year-on-year -20 +28 -9
Permanent jobs citing Retail 261 561 338
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 5.72% 8.42% 4.81%
As % of the General category 19.62% 22.01% 14.60%
Number of salaries quoted 189 444 285
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £43,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.16% -4.44% +12.50%
10th Percentile £26,250 £21,325 £29,150
90th Percentile £75,950 £59,625 £72,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -6.98% +1.18% +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 1,330 2,549 2,315
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 29.13% 38.28% 32.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1,047 2,119 1,987
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,031
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.20% +7.39%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £61,250 £66,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -2.22% +5.88% +6.25%

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 24 May 2019.

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 24 May 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
Leeds -33 149 £40,000 -11.11% 17
Wakefield -3 33 £36,500 -8.75% 1
Bradford -4 31 £30,500 -18.67% 11
Halifax +8 19 £54,000 +13.68% 1
Pudsey - 15 £53,400 - 1
Sowerby Bridge - 7 £39,700 - 1
Knottingley - 2 £27,500 -
Pontefract - 1 £45,000 -
Batley - 1 £27,500 -
Retail
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Retail.

1 140 (53.64%) Agile Software Development
2 125 (47.89%) Finance
3 92 (35.25%) Google
4 72 (27.59%) Scrum
5 65 (24.90%) Stakeholder Management
5 65 (24.90%) Office 365
6 60 (22.99%) Software Testing
7 59 (22.61%) Software Engineering
7 59 (22.61%) G Suite
8 50 (19.16%) SQL
9 49 (18.77%) Selenium
9 49 (18.77%) Microsoft Azure
10 48 (18.39%) Kanban
10 48 (18.39%) Continuous Integration
10 48 (18.39%) SoapUI
10 48 (18.39%) Microsoft
11 47 (18.01%) C#
11 47 (18.01%) DSDM
11 47 (18.01%) TDD
11 47 (18.01%) JMeter
11 47 (18.01%) Cucumber
11 47 (18.01%) BDD
12 46 (17.62%) Python
13 45 (17.24%) Banking
14 40 (15.33%) Ruby
14 40 (15.33%) Migration
14 40 (15.33%) Test Automation
15 39 (14.94%) DevOps
16 37 (14.18%) Mentoring
17 34 (13.03%) Amazon AWS

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 7 (2.68%) MS Exchange
1 7 (2.68%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.92%) WordPress
3 4 (1.53%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (1.15%) Skype for Business
5 2 (0.77%) Apache Spark
5 2 (0.77%) CMS
5 2 (0.77%) Drupal
5 2 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (0.77%) IIS
6 1 (0.38%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.38%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (4.60%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (3.45%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (1.53%) Chatbot
3 4 (1.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (1.53%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.53%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.77%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.77%) InDesign
4 2 (0.77%) Sketch
5 1 (0.38%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.38%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (2.30%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.77%) SAP HCM
3 1 (0.38%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.38%) Magento
3 1 (0.38%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.38%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.38%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 65 (24.90%) Office 365
2 59 (22.61%) G Suite
3 49 (18.77%) Microsoft Azure
4 34 (13.03%) Amazon AWS
5 28 (10.73%) Google Cloud Platform
6 12 (4.60%) Azure Stack
6 12 (4.60%) IBM Cloud
7 7 (2.68%) Power Platform
8 4 (1.53%) Dynamics 365
9 2 (0.77%) SuccessFactors
10 1 (0.38%) AdWords
10 1 (0.38%) Azure Data Factory
10 1 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.38%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.38%) IaaS
10 1 (0.38%) npm
10 1 (0.38%) PaaS
10 1 (0.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.68%) WAN
2 5 (1.92%) DNS
2 5 (1.92%) VoIP
2 5 (1.92%) VPN
3 4 (1.53%) DHCP
3 4 (1.53%) LAN
3 4 (1.53%) MPLS
4 3 (1.15%) ADSL
4 3 (1.15%) Broadband
4 3 (1.15%) Firewall
4 3 (1.15%) SAN
5 2 (0.77%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (0.77%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (0.77%) IPsec
5 2 (0.77%) Network Security
5 2 (0.77%) SSL
5 2 (0.77%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.38%) BGP
6 1 (0.38%) Internet
6 1 (0.38%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (8.43%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.68%) Power BI
3 6 (2.30%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (1.53%) Hadoop
5 4 (1.53%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (1.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (1.15%) Azure SQL Database
6 3 (1.15%) MySQL
6 3 (1.15%) QlikView
7 2 (0.77%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (0.77%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.38%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.38%) Qlik Sense
8 1 (0.38%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.38%) Redis
8 1 (0.38%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.38%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 49 (18.77%) Selenium
2 48 (18.39%) SoapUI
3 47 (18.01%) Cucumber
3 47 (18.01%) JMeter
4 28 (10.73%) Jenkins
5 27 (10.34%) Appium
5 27 (10.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 27 (10.34%) Buildbot
5 27 (10.34%) Gatling
5 27 (10.34%) NeoLoad
5 27 (10.34%) Ranorex
5 27 (10.34%) Team Foundation Server
5 27 (10.34%) WATIR
5 27 (10.34%) WebLOAD
6 23 (8.81%) JIRA
7 20 (7.66%) LoadRunner
8 14 (5.36%) WebDriver
9 7 (2.68%) Visual Studio
10 3 (1.15%) Git (software)
10 3 (1.15%) Subversion
General
1 125 (47.89%) Finance
2 45 (17.24%) Banking
3 22 (8.43%) Manufacturing
4 19 (7.28%) Local Government
5 11 (4.21%) Marketing
6 9 (3.45%) Retail Finance
7 5 (1.92%) Legal
8 3 (1.15%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (1.15%) Publishing
9 1 (0.38%) Back Office
9 1 (0.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 53 (20.31%) Analyst
2 47 (18.01%) Developer
3 34 (13.03%) Software Developer
4 32 (12.26%) Architect
5 27 (10.34%) Developer in Test
6 23 (8.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 21 (8.05%) Test Analyst
8 19 (7.28%) Cloud Architect
9 18 (6.90%) C# Developer
9 18 (6.90%) Consultant
9 18 (6.90%) Test Manager
10 16 (6.13%) AWS Architect
10 16 (6.13%) AWS Consultant
10 16 (6.13%) Cloud Consultant
10 16 (6.13%) Solutions Architect
10 16 (6.13%) Web Architect
10 16 (6.13%) Web Consultant
11 15 (5.75%) C# Software Developer
11 15 (5.75%) Ruby Developer
12 14 (5.36%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (7.66%) Web Services
2 19 (7.28%) Middleware
2 19 (7.28%) SOAP
3 14 (5.36%) .NET
4 10 (3.83%) ASP.NET
5 6 (2.30%) jQuery
5 6 (2.30%) React
6 5 (1.92%) .NET Framework
6 5 (1.92%) XML
7 4 (1.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 4 (1.53%) CSS
7 4 (1.53%) HTML
7 4 (1.53%) Natural Language Processing
7 4 (1.53%) REST
8 3 (1.15%) .NET Core
8 3 (1.15%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (1.15%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (1.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (0.77%) HTML5
9 2 (0.77%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 28 (10.73%) Management Information System
2 19 (7.28%) Enterprise Software
3 18 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (6.90%) Fintech
4 13 (4.98%) Hybrid Cloud
5 12 (4.60%) Public Cloud
6 7 (2.68%) Driving Licence
6 7 (2.68%) Self-Motivation
7 6 (2.30%) FMCG
7 6 (2.30%) NHS
8 5 (1.92%) Robotics
8 5 (1.92%) User Experience
9 4 (1.53%) Credit Risk
9 4 (1.53%) Data Centre
9 4 (1.53%) EPoS
10 2 (0.77%) Life Science
10 2 (0.77%) Social Media
11 1 (0.38%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.38%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.38%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 25 (9.58%) Windows
2 16 (6.13%) Linux
3 8 (3.07%) Windows Server
4 5 (1.92%) Windows 7
5 4 (1.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.15%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.38%) Kali Linux
7 1 (0.38%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.38%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.38%) Unix
7 1 (0.38%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (53.64%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (27.59%) Scrum
3 65 (24.90%) Stakeholder Management
4 60 (22.99%) Software Testing
5 59 (22.61%) Software Engineering
6 48 (18.39%) Continuous Integration
6 48 (18.39%) Kanban
7 47 (18.01%) BDD
7 47 (18.01%) DSDM
7 47 (18.01%) TDD
8 40 (15.33%) Migration
8 40 (15.33%) Test Automation
9 39 (14.94%) DevOps
10 37 (14.18%) Mentoring
11 32 (12.26%) Non-Functional Testing
12 29 (11.11%) API Testing
13 27 (10.34%) Problem-Solving
13 27 (10.34%) SDET
14 25 (9.58%) Disaster Recovery
15 24 (9.20%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 50 (19.16%) SQL
2 47 (18.01%) C#
3 46 (17.62%) Python
4 40 (15.33%) Ruby
5 32 (12.26%) PHP
6 29 (11.11%) C++
6 29 (11.11%) Java
7 27 (10.34%) C
7 27 (10.34%) Scala
8 26 (9.96%) JavaScript
9 12 (4.60%) Bash Shell
9 12 (4.60%) Groovy
10 7 (2.68%) T-SQL
10 7 (2.68%) VBA
11 4 (1.53%) VB
12 3 (1.15%) R
13 2 (0.77%) PHP 5
14 1 (0.38%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.38%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.38%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 21 (8.05%) SC Cleared
1 21 (8.05%) Security Cleared
2 8 (3.07%) CISM
2 8 (3.07%) CISSP
2 8 (3.07%) Degree
3 5 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (0.77%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.38%) CCNA
5 1 (0.38%) CCNP
5 1 (0.38%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.38%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.38%) MCSE
5 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.38%) PhD
5 1 (0.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 5 (1.92%) GDPR
3 4 (1.53%) PMO
4 2 (0.77%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.77%) QA
5 1 (0.38%) Actionable Recommendations
5 1 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.38%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.38%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (6.13%) Active Directory
2 12 (4.60%) Docker
3 8 (3.07%) Hyper-V
4 6 (2.30%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (1.15%) Terminal Services
5 3 (1.15%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (0.77%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 21 (8.05%) HP Quality Center
2 12 (4.60%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (4.60%) Terraform
3 3 (1.15%) SCCM
3 3 (1.15%) WSUS
4 2 (0.77%) Nagios
4 2 (0.77%) vCenter Server
5 1 (0.38%) Nessus
Vendors
1 92 (35.25%) Google
2 48 (18.39%) Microsoft
3 27 (10.34%) VMware
4 20 (7.66%) HP
5 17 (6.51%) IBM
6 16 (6.13%) Rackspace
7 10 (3.83%) Tableau
8 7 (2.68%) Cisco
9 6 (2.30%) BMC
10 5 (1.92%) Adobe
11 4 (1.53%) Oracle
11 4 (1.53%) SAP
12 3 (1.15%) CheckPoint
12 3 (1.15%) MuleSoft
12 3 (1.15%) Zend
13 2 (0.77%) Fortinet
13 2 (0.77%) Salesforce.com
13 2 (0.77%) Xamarin
14 1 (0.38%) Juniper
14 1 (0.38%) MicroStrategy