Period
to 14 December 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 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 38 40
Rank change year-on-year -5 +2 -5
Permanent jobs citing Retail 289 388 440
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 5.63% 5.72% 5.80%
As % of the General category 17.35% 17.02% 16.26%
Number of salaries quoted 218 250 304
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £26,025 £25,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £67,725 £72,500 £77,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% -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 1,666 2,280 2,706
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 32.45% 33.61% 35.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1,319 1,812 2,241
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £75,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £43,250 £42,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +2.98% +1.20% +3.75%

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 14 December 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 14 December 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 -8 175 £40,000 -26.27% 43
Bradford +23 48 £50,000 +20.48% 16
Wakefield +14 46 £37,500 +15.38% 8
Huddersfield -6 8 £20,000 -52.38% 4
Wetherby -3 4 £25,250 -11.40% 1
Knottingley - 2 - -
Castleford - 1 £35,000 -
Retail
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 14 December 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.

1 102 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (29.41%) Finance
3 64 (22.15%) Microsoft
4 48 (16.61%) Project Management
5 41 (14.19%) Analytical Skills
6 39 (13.49%) SQL
6 39 (13.49%) Java
7 36 (12.46%) C#
7 36 (12.46%) Google
7 36 (12.46%) Selenium
8 35 (12.11%) Python
9 34 (11.76%) PHP
9 34 (11.76%) Windows
10 32 (11.07%) Scrum
10 32 (11.07%) Software Testing
11 31 (10.73%) ITIL
12 30 (10.38%) Stakeholder Management
12 30 (10.38%) Office 365
13 29 (10.03%) Active Directory
14 28 (9.69%) .NET
14 28 (9.69%) Test Automation
14 28 (9.69%) Microsoft Azure
15 27 (9.34%) Amazon AWS
15 27 (9.34%) TDD
16 26 (9.00%) Cisco
17 25 (8.65%) VMware
17 25 (8.65%) Jenkins
17 25 (8.65%) Software Engineering
18 24 (8.30%) JIRA
19 23 (7.96%) Kanban

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 18 (6.23%) MS Exchange
2 11 (3.81%) SharePoint
3 10 (3.46%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (3.11%) Skype for Business
5 8 (2.77%) IIS
6 5 (1.73%) Confluence
6 5 (1.73%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (1.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (1.04%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.69%) CMS
8 2 (0.69%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.69%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.35%) Apache
9 1 (0.35%) CICS
9 1 (0.35%) WordPress
Applications
1 18 (6.23%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.38%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.35%) FileZilla
3 1 (0.35%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.35%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (3.81%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (2.42%) Unit4 Business World
3 3 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.04%) Magento
4 1 (0.35%) assyst
4 1 (0.35%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.35%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.35%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.35%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.35%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 30 (10.38%) Office 365
2 28 (9.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 27 (9.34%) Amazon AWS
4 21 (7.27%) G Suite
5 17 (5.88%) Dynamics 365
6 5 (1.73%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (1.38%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (1.04%) GitHub
9 2 (0.69%) AdWords
9 2 (0.69%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.35%) IaaS
10 1 (0.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.19%) SAN
2 12 (4.15%) Firewall
3 11 (3.81%) FTP
3 11 (3.81%) Internet
3 11 (3.81%) MPLS
4 8 (2.77%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (2.77%) DNS
4 8 (2.77%) IPsec
4 8 (2.77%) VPN
5 6 (2.08%) DHCP
6 5 (1.73%) Cisco Firepower
7 4 (1.38%) BGP
7 4 (1.38%) OSPF
7 4 (1.38%) TCP/IP
7 4 (1.38%) VLAN
7 4 (1.38%) VoIP
7 4 (1.38%) WAN
8 3 (1.04%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (1.04%) Spanning Tree
9 2 (0.69%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (6.57%) MySQL
2 15 (5.19%) SQL Server
3 10 (3.46%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (2.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (2.08%) NoSQL
5 6 (2.08%) RDBMS
5 6 (2.08%) Relational Database
6 5 (1.73%) Big Data
6 5 (1.73%) Hadoop
6 5 (1.73%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (1.73%) Redis
7 4 (1.38%) Azure SQL Database
7 4 (1.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (1.04%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.69%) Amazon Redshift
9 2 (0.69%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.69%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.35%) Power BI
10 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 36 (12.46%) Selenium
2 25 (8.65%) Jenkins
3 24 (8.30%) JIRA
4 21 (7.27%) Cucumber
4 21 (7.27%) JMeter
4 21 (7.27%) SoapUI
5 17 (5.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 13 (4.50%) Team Foundation Server
7 11 (3.81%) LoadRunner
8 10 (3.46%) Appium
8 10 (3.46%) Buildbot
8 10 (3.46%) Gatling
8 10 (3.46%) NeoLoad
8 10 (3.46%) Ranorex
8 10 (3.46%) WATIR
8 10 (3.46%) WebLOAD
9 7 (2.42%) WebDriver
10 5 (1.73%) Maven
11 4 (1.38%) Git (software)
11 4 (1.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 85 (29.41%) Finance
2 23 (7.96%) Manufacturing
3 17 (5.88%) Marketing
4 9 (3.11%) Legal
5 7 (2.42%) Back Office
5 7 (2.42%) Telecoms
6 6 (2.08%) Pharmaceutical
7 5 (1.73%) Advertising
8 4 (1.38%) Banking
8 4 (1.38%) Local Government
8 4 (1.38%) Retail Finance
9 3 (1.04%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.35%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 75 (25.95%) Analyst
2 44 (15.22%) Developer
3 23 (7.96%) Architect
3 23 (7.96%) Business Analyst
4 20 (6.92%) Project Manager
5 14 (4.84%) Software Developer
6 13 (4.50%) Systems Analyst
6 13 (4.50%) Test Analyst
6 13 (4.50%) Tester
7 12 (4.15%) Consultant
8 11 (3.81%) Automation Tester
8 11 (3.81%) IT Manager
8 11 (3.81%) Lead Developer
9 10 (3.46%) Developer in Test
9 10 (3.46%) Lead Software Developer
9 10 (3.46%) Support Analyst
10 9 (3.11%) 1st Line Support
10 9 (3.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 9 (3.11%) Product Owner
11 8 (2.77%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (9.69%) .NET
2 20 (6.92%) CSS
3 19 (6.57%) HTML
4 18 (6.23%) XML
5 15 (5.19%) Web Services
6 9 (3.11%) ASP.NET
6 9 (3.11%) jQuery
6 9 (3.11%) Middleware
7 6 (2.08%) .NET Framework
7 6 (2.08%) AngularJS
7 6 (2.08%) Node.js
8 5 (1.73%) Elastic Stack
8 5 (1.73%) Kafka
8 5 (1.73%) Memcached
9 4 (1.38%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (1.38%) CSS3
9 4 (1.38%) HTML5
10 3 (1.04%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (1.04%) Spring
10 3 (1.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 41 (14.19%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (5.88%) Data Centre
3 13 (4.50%) Greenfield Project
4 12 (4.15%) NHS
4 12 (4.15%) Public Cloud
4 12 (4.15%) User Experience
5 10 (3.46%) Management Information System
6 9 (3.11%) EPoS
7 7 (2.42%) Fintech
8 6 (2.08%) Mobile App
8 6 (2.08%) Self-Motivation
9 5 (1.73%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.73%) Replication
10 4 (1.38%) Private Cloud
10 4 (1.38%) Social Media
11 2 (0.69%) Cloud Native
11 2 (0.69%) CMDB
11 2 (0.69%) FMCG
11 2 (0.69%) Graphic Design
11 2 (0.69%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 34 (11.76%) Windows
2 21 (7.27%) Windows Server
3 14 (4.84%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (3.46%) Linux
5 8 (2.77%) Unix
6 7 (2.42%) Windows 7
7 6 (2.08%) Kali Linux
8 5 (1.73%) HPUX
8 5 (1.73%) Windows XP
9 3 (1.04%) Android
10 2 (0.69%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.35%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.35%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.35%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (16.61%) Project Management
3 32 (11.07%) Scrum
3 32 (11.07%) Software Testing
4 31 (10.73%) ITIL
5 30 (10.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 28 (9.69%) Test Automation
7 27 (9.34%) TDD
8 25 (8.65%) Software Engineering
9 23 (7.96%) Kanban
9 23 (7.96%) Problem-Solving
10 22 (7.61%) BDD
10 22 (7.61%) Continuous Improvement
11 21 (7.27%) DSDM
12 20 (6.92%) SDLC
13 18 (6.23%) DevOps
13 18 (6.23%) ERP
14 17 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
14 17 (5.88%) E-Commerce
14 17 (5.88%) SDET
Programming Languages
1 39 (13.49%) Java
1 39 (13.49%) SQL
2 36 (12.46%) C#
3 35 (12.11%) Python
4 34 (11.76%) PHP
5 22 (7.61%) JavaScript
6 19 (6.57%) Ruby
7 11 (3.81%) Scala
8 10 (3.46%) C
8 10 (3.46%) C++
9 7 (2.42%) Bash Shell
9 7 (2.42%) Java 8
9 7 (2.42%) Perl
10 3 (1.04%) PHP 5
11 2 (0.69%) FoxPro (VFP)
11 2 (0.69%) PHP 7
11 2 (0.69%) PowerShell
11 2 (0.69%) R
11 2 (0.69%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 23 (7.96%) Security Cleared
2 22 (7.61%) SC Cleared
3 19 (6.57%) Degree
4 15 (5.19%) ITIL Certification
5 13 (4.50%) CCNA
5 13 (4.50%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (3.81%) ISEB
7 10 (3.46%) ISTQB
7 10 (3.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 8 (2.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 7 (2.42%) DBS Check
10 5 (1.73%) MCSA
10 5 (1.73%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (1.73%) VCP5
10 5 (1.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (1.04%) CCNP
12 1 (0.35%) Computer Science Degree
12 1 (0.35%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (6.92%) QA
2 19 (6.57%) PMO
3 12 (4.15%) PCI DSS
4 8 (2.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (1.73%) SLA
6 4 (1.38%) GDPR
6 4 (1.38%) PMBOK
7 2 (0.69%) COBIT
7 2 (0.69%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 29 (10.03%) Active Directory
2 8 (2.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.38%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.69%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (3.81%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (3.46%) SCCM
3 7 (2.42%) Ansible
3 7 (2.42%) Cacti
3 7 (2.42%) Munin
3 7 (2.42%) Puppet
3 7 (2.42%) ZABBIX
4 6 (2.08%) Nessus
5 5 (1.73%) AirWatch
6 3 (1.04%) Nagios
6 3 (1.04%) WSUS
7 2 (0.69%) vCenter Server
8 1 (0.35%) Cisco Prime
8 1 (0.35%) Packer
8 1 (0.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.35%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 64 (22.15%) Microsoft
2 36 (12.46%) Google
3 26 (9.00%) Cisco
4 25 (8.65%) VMware
5 11 (3.81%) HP
6 9 (3.11%) Oracle
6 9 (3.11%) SAP
7 5 (1.73%) Ariba
7 5 (1.73%) Veeam
8 4 (1.38%) MuleSoft
8 4 (1.38%) Rackspace
8 4 (1.38%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (1.04%) F5
9 3 (1.04%) Remedy
9 3 (1.04%) Tableau
10 2 (0.69%) 3PAR
10 2 (0.69%) Epicor
10 2 (0.69%) Infor
10 2 (0.69%) Twitter
10 2 (0.69%) Xamarin