Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 57 44
Rank change year-on-year +31 -13 -4
Permanent jobs citing Retail 488 312 462
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 7.94% 4.51% 5.77%
As % of the General category 21.31% 14.18% 16.46%
Number of salaries quoted 388 226 336
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £46,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.44% +10.00% +6.25%
10th Percentile £21,775 £27,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £53,750 £75,625 £81,875
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% -

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 2,290 2,201 2,806
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 37.25% 31.82% 35.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1,901 1,811 2,321
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% +5.00%
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £67,500 £70,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 20 August 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 20 August 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 +36 335 £45,000 -18.18% 31
Wakefield +12 71 £37,500 +15.38% 7
Bradford +19 55 £37,500 -16.67% 22
Huddersfield - 16 £37,500 - 2
Wetherby -1 4 £25,250 -11.40%
Castleford -4 3 £32,500 +8.33%
Halifax +20 2 £65,500 +127.83%
Brighouse - 1 £40,000 -
Retail
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 208 (42.62%) Finance
2 173 (35.45%) Agile Software Development
3 111 (22.75%) PHP
4 110 (22.54%) Microsoft
5 105 (21.52%) C#
6 94 (19.26%) SQL
7 93 (19.06%) Java
8 83 (17.01%) Python
9 68 (13.93%) ITIL
10 67 (13.73%) Windows
11 65 (13.32%) QA
12 63 (12.91%) Analytical Skills
13 59 (12.09%) .NET
14 58 (11.89%) Microsoft Azure
15 57 (11.68%) JavaScript
15 57 (11.68%) Stakeholder Management
16 54 (11.07%) MVC
16 54 (11.07%) Active Directory
17 52 (10.66%) Amazon AWS
17 52 (10.66%) Google
18 47 (9.63%) TDD
18 47 (9.63%) VMware
18 47 (9.63%) DevOps
19 46 (9.43%) Marketing
20 45 (9.22%) MySQL
21 44 (9.02%) Project Management
22 43 (8.81%) SQL Server
22 43 (8.81%) OOP
22 43 (8.81%) ERP
23 42 (8.61%) Problem-Solving

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 29 (5.94%) MS Exchange
2 18 (3.69%) Tomcat
3 15 (3.07%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (2.46%) SharePoint
5 10 (2.05%) Apache
6 5 (1.02%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (1.02%) Skype for Business
7 4 (0.82%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (0.61%) JBoss
8 3 (0.61%) nginx
8 3 (0.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 3 (0.61%) WebLogic
8 3 (0.61%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.41%) CloudStack
9 2 (0.41%) CMS
9 2 (0.41%) IIS
9 2 (0.41%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.20%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 36 (7.38%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (1.43%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.82%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.41%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.41%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 12 (2.46%) Dynamics AX
2 11 (2.25%) assyst
3 7 (1.43%) iTrent
4 6 (1.23%) Remedy ITSM
5 5 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (1.02%) NetSuite
5 5 (1.02%) SAP Business One
6 3 (0.61%) Magento
6 3 (0.61%) SAP CO
6 3 (0.61%) SAP FI
6 3 (0.61%) SAP FI/CO
7 2 (0.41%) SAP S/4HANA
8 1 (0.20%) SAP MM
8 1 (0.20%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 58 (11.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 52 (10.66%) Amazon AWS
3 31 (6.35%) Office 365
4 15 (3.07%) Dynamics 365
5 10 (2.05%) G Suite
5 10 (2.05%) Slack
6 8 (1.64%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (0.61%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (0.61%) IaaS
8 2 (0.41%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.20%) GitHub
9 1 (0.20%) PaaS
9 1 (0.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (5.33%) SAN
2 18 (3.69%) Firewall
3 17 (3.48%) DNS
4 15 (3.07%) Internet
5 12 (2.46%) Cisco ASA
5 12 (2.46%) MPLS
5 12 (2.46%) TCP/IP
6 11 (2.25%) DHCP
6 11 (2.25%) IPsec
6 11 (2.25%) VPN
7 7 (1.43%) Cisco Firepower
8 6 (1.23%) Network Security
9 4 (0.82%) BGP
9 4 (0.82%) NAS
10 3 (0.61%) Intranet
10 3 (0.61%) LAN
10 3 (0.61%) WAN
10 3 (0.61%) WLAN
11 2 (0.41%) EIGRP
11 2 (0.41%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (9.22%) MySQL
2 43 (8.81%) SQL Server
3 24 (4.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 22 (4.51%) NoSQL
5 18 (3.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 15 (3.07%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (1.84%) Relational Database
7 9 (1.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (1.64%) BusinessObjects
9 7 (1.43%) Power BI
10 6 (1.23%) Redis
10 6 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (1.02%) Hadoop
12 3 (0.61%) Apache Cassandra
12 3 (0.61%) Azure SQL Database
12 3 (0.61%) Big Data
12 3 (0.61%) PostgreSQL
12 3 (0.61%) RDBMS
12 3 (0.61%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 39 (7.99%) Git (software)
2 29 (5.94%) Selenium
3 22 (4.51%) Cucumber
4 20 (4.10%) JIRA
5 17 (3.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 17 (3.48%) Jenkins
6 11 (2.25%) SoapUI
7 10 (2.05%) Appium
7 10 (2.05%) Buildbot
7 10 (2.05%) Gatling
7 10 (2.05%) JMeter
7 10 (2.05%) NeoLoad
7 10 (2.05%) Ranorex
7 10 (2.05%) WATIR
7 10 (2.05%) WebLOAD
8 9 (1.84%) PHPUnit
9 8 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
10 7 (1.43%) Visual Studio
10 7 (1.43%) WebDriver
11 5 (1.02%) TestComplete
General
1 208 (42.62%) Finance
2 46 (9.43%) Marketing
3 21 (4.30%) Manufacturing
4 16 (3.28%) Back Office
5 14 (2.87%) Advertising
6 9 (1.84%) Telecoms
7 7 (1.43%) Automotive
7 7 (1.43%) Banking
7 7 (1.43%) Local Government
8 5 (1.02%) Law
8 5 (1.02%) Legal
9 3 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.61%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.20%) Digital Economy
10 1 (0.20%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.20%) Games
Job Titles
1 149 (30.53%) Developer
2 111 (22.75%) Analyst
3 47 (9.63%) Senior Developer
4 35 (7.17%) Business Analyst
5 32 (6.56%) PHP Developer
6 28 (5.74%) .NET Developer
7 27 (5.53%) Java Developer
8 23 (4.71%) IT Analyst
9 22 (4.51%) Support Engineer
10 21 (4.30%) Architect
11 20 (4.10%) Graduate
12 16 (3.28%) 2nd Line Support
12 16 (3.28%) IT Manager
12 16 (3.28%) Software Developer
13 15 (3.07%) Consultant
13 15 (3.07%) Senior .NET Developer
14 14 (2.87%) Graduate Developer
14 14 (2.87%) Junior
14 14 (2.87%) Support Analyst
14 14 (2.87%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (12.09%) .NET
2 40 (8.20%) ASP.NET
3 37 (7.58%) CSS
4 35 (7.17%) HTML
5 29 (5.94%) ASP.NET MVC
6 22 (4.51%) LAMP
7 21 (4.30%) Web Services
8 19 (3.89%) Hibernate
8 19 (3.89%) Spring
9 11 (2.25%) AngularJS
9 11 (2.25%) React
9 11 (2.25%) XML
10 10 (2.05%) .NET Framework
10 10 (2.05%) ASP.NET Web API
10 10 (2.05%) Middleware
10 10 (2.05%) Sass
11 9 (1.84%) Entity Framework
11 9 (1.84%) jQuery
11 9 (1.84%) Kafka
12 8 (1.64%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 63 (12.91%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (4.30%) Computer Science
2 21 (4.30%) Management Information System
3 18 (3.69%) Public Cloud
4 14 (2.87%) Greenfield Project
4 14 (2.87%) User Experience
5 13 (2.66%) Data Centre
5 13 (2.66%) EPoS
6 10 (2.05%) Self-Motivation
7 8 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (1.23%) Graphic Design
8 6 (1.23%) Mobile App
8 6 (1.23%) Replication
9 5 (1.02%) NHS
10 4 (0.82%) iPad
10 4 (0.82%) Social Media
11 3 (0.61%) FMCG
12 2 (0.41%) Analytical Mindset
12 2 (0.41%) Cloud Native
13 1 (0.20%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 67 (13.73%) Windows
2 31 (6.35%) Linux
3 24 (4.92%) Windows 7
3 24 (4.92%) Windows Server
4 15 (3.07%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (2.66%) Unix
6 10 (2.05%) Android
7 6 (1.23%) HPUX
7 6 (1.23%) Windows XP
8 4 (0.82%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.41%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.41%) Kali Linux
9 2 (0.41%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 173 (35.45%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (13.93%) ITIL
3 57 (11.68%) Stakeholder Management
4 54 (11.07%) MVC
5 47 (9.63%) DevOps
5 47 (9.63%) TDD
6 44 (9.02%) Project Management
7 43 (8.81%) ERP
7 43 (8.81%) OOP
8 42 (8.61%) Problem-Solving
9 39 (7.99%) E-Commerce
10 37 (7.58%) Test Automation
11 34 (6.97%) Mentoring
12 31 (6.35%) Business Intelligence
13 30 (6.15%) Scrum
13 30 (6.15%) Waterfall
14 29 (5.94%) Coaching
15 27 (5.53%) Migration
16 26 (5.33%) Service Delivery
16 26 (5.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 111 (22.75%) PHP
2 105 (21.52%) C#
3 94 (19.26%) SQL
4 93 (19.06%) Java
5 83 (17.01%) Python
6 57 (11.68%) JavaScript
7 21 (4.30%) Scala
8 16 (3.28%) Ruby
9 15 (3.07%) T-SQL
10 14 (2.87%) Bash Shell
11 11 (2.25%) C
12 10 (2.05%) C++
12 10 (2.05%) VB.NET
13 9 (1.84%) Perl
14 8 (1.64%) Shell Script
15 7 (1.43%) VB
16 6 (1.23%) FoxPro (VFP)
16 6 (1.23%) PHP 5
17 5 (1.02%) PHP 7
18 4 (0.82%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 25 (5.12%) Degree
2 20 (4.10%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (4.10%) Computer Science Degree
3 19 (3.89%) CCNA
4 18 (3.69%) ITIL Certification
5 8 (1.64%) MCSA
5 8 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (1.23%) Security Cleared
6 6 (1.23%) VCP5
6 6 (1.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (1.02%) CISSP
7 5 (1.02%) DBS Check
8 4 (0.82%) ACCA
8 4 (0.82%) CIMA
9 3 (0.61%) ISEB
9 3 (0.61%) Numerate Degree
9 3 (0.61%) SC Cleared
10 2 (0.41%) CCA
10 2 (0.41%) CCNP
10 2 (0.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (13.32%) QA
2 10 (2.05%) GDPR
3 9 (1.84%) PMO
4 6 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (1.23%) SLA
5 3 (0.61%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.61%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.20%) Actionable Recommendations
6 1 (0.20%) COBIT
6 1 (0.20%) COSO
6 1 (0.20%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.20%) ISO 22301
6 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 54 (11.07%) Active Directory
2 13 (2.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (2.25%) Docker
4 4 (0.82%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.41%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.20%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 23 (4.71%) SCCM
2 13 (2.66%) AirWatch
3 11 (2.25%) Puppet
4 10 (2.05%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (1.64%) Ansible
6 7 (1.43%) Cacti
6 7 (1.43%) Munin
6 7 (1.43%) ZABBIX
7 5 (1.02%) Aspera SmartTrack
7 5 (1.02%) Nagios
8 4 (0.82%) vCenter Server
8 4 (0.82%) WSUS
9 3 (0.61%) Jamf Pro
10 2 (0.41%) Cisco CUCM
10 2 (0.41%) Microsoft Intune
10 2 (0.41%) Nessus
11 1 (0.20%) Data Guard
11 1 (0.20%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
11 1 (0.20%) Kubernetes
11 1 (0.20%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 110 (22.54%) Microsoft
2 52 (10.66%) Google
3 47 (9.63%) VMware
4 29 (5.94%) Twitter
5 28 (5.74%) SAP
6 26 (5.33%) Cisco
7 14 (2.87%) Oracle
8 13 (2.66%) Tableau
9 7 (1.43%) Adobe
9 7 (1.43%) Rackspace
9 7 (1.43%) Samsung
10 6 (1.23%) Remedy
10 6 (1.23%) Veeam
10 6 (1.23%) Xamarin
11 5 (1.02%) BMC
11 5 (1.02%) Epicor
11 5 (1.02%) Infor
11 5 (1.02%) Sage
12 4 (0.82%) ATG
12 4 (0.82%) EMC