Period
to 4 April 2020

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 4 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
4 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 70 55 23
Rank change year-on-year -15 -32 +34
Permanent jobs citing Retail 142 214 589
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 3.59% 4.58% 8.26%
As % of the General category 10.50% 14.73% 20.66%
Number of salaries quoted 67 152 446
Median annual salary £39,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.50% -11.11% -
10th Percentile £24,388 £26,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £61,600 £77,353 £68,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £39,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -2.50% -5.88% -

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 1,353 1,453 2,851
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 34.24% 31.10% 39.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1,078 1,147 2,310
Median annual salary £50,000 £44,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.64% +2.33% +1.18%
10th Percentile £28,925 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £66,250 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.74% +4.71% +6.25%

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Retail in West Yorkshire

Retail
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Retail in West Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Retail in West Yorkshire

Retail
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Retail in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 4 April 2020.

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 4 April 2020. 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 -20 89 £43,750 +10.76% 22
Wakefield +4 22 £39,000 +4.00% 4
Bradford -8 21 £35,000 -12.50% 6
Halifax +13 5 - -
Huddersfield - 2 £45,000 - 1
Pontefract +4 1 £42,500 -5.56%
Brighouse - 1 £23,000 -
Retail
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 April 2020, 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 36 (25.35%) SQL
2 30 (21.13%) Project Management
2 30 (21.13%) Collaborative Working
3 26 (18.31%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (17.61%) SQL Server
5 24 (16.90%) Microsoft
6 23 (16.20%) Finance
6 23 (16.20%) Problem-Solving
7 21 (14.79%) Azure
8 19 (13.38%) .NET
8 19 (13.38%) ITIL
9 17 (11.97%) Migration
9 17 (11.97%) Coaching
10 16 (11.27%) Analytical Skills
10 16 (11.27%) Line Management
11 15 (10.56%) VMware
11 15 (10.56%) ERP
11 15 (10.56%) Waterfall
11 15 (10.56%) Dynamics AX
11 15 (10.56%) Incident Management
12 14 (9.86%) VMware Infrastructure
13 13 (9.15%) AWS
13 13 (9.15%) WAN
13 13 (9.15%) CCNA
13 13 (9.15%) Cisco Certification
13 13 (9.15%) Microsoft Certification
13 13 (9.15%) C#
13 13 (9.15%) Java
13 13 (9.15%) JavaScript
13 13 (9.15%) Wireless

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 4 (2.82%) CMS
2 3 (2.11%) IBM Domino
3 2 (1.41%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.70%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (5.63%) MS Visio
2 4 (2.82%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (2.82%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (2.11%) Adobe XD
3 3 (2.11%) InDesign
3 3 (2.11%) Photoshop
4 2 (1.41%) Sketch
5 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 15 (10.56%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (3.52%) assyst
3 1 (0.70%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.70%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 21 (14.79%) Azure
2 13 (9.15%) AWS
3 12 (8.45%) Boomi
4 9 (6.34%) SaaS
5 6 (4.23%) GCP
6 5 (3.52%) Power Platform
7 3 (2.11%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 2 (1.41%) Office 365
9 1 (0.70%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (9.15%) WAN
1 13 (9.15%) Wireless
2 12 (8.45%) Firewall
2 12 (8.45%) IP Telephony
2 12 (8.45%) LAN
2 12 (8.45%) SAN
2 12 (8.45%) VoIP
3 5 (3.52%) Network Security
4 1 (0.70%) 3G
4 1 (0.70%) 4G
4 1 (0.70%) Broadband
4 1 (0.70%) DSL
4 1 (0.70%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (17.61%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.63%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (3.52%) Power BI
4 4 (2.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (2.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (2.82%) WebFOCUS
5 2 (1.41%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.70%) Qlik Sense
6 1 (0.70%) QlikView
6 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 9 (6.34%) JIRA
2 3 (2.11%) Grunt
2 3 (2.11%) gulp
General
1 23 (16.20%) Finance
2 9 (6.34%) Banking
3 7 (4.93%) Manufacturing
4 5 (3.52%) Retail Finance
5 4 (2.82%) Financial Institution
5 4 (2.82%) Law
5 4 (2.82%) Marketing
6 3 (2.11%) Public Sector
7 2 (1.41%) Publishing
8 1 (0.70%) Back Office
8 1 (0.70%) Games
8 1 (0.70%) Legal
8 1 (0.70%) Local Government
8 1 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 24 (16.90%) Analyst
2 22 (15.49%) Developer
3 13 (9.15%) .NET Developer
4 12 (8.45%) Administrator
4 12 (8.45%) IT Administrator
4 12 (8.45%) IT Systems Administrator
4 12 (8.45%) Network Administrator
4 12 (8.45%) Systems Administrator
5 11 (7.75%) Data Manager
6 10 (7.04%) Business Analyst
7 9 (6.34%) Support Manager
8 8 (5.63%) IT Analyst
8 8 (5.63%) IT Manager
8 8 (5.63%) Operations Manager
9 7 (4.93%) Applications Manager
9 7 (4.93%) Project Manager
10 6 (4.23%) 2nd Line Support
10 6 (4.23%) Architect
10 6 (4.23%) C# .NET Developer
10 6 (4.23%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (13.38%) .NET
2 10 (7.04%) XML
3 9 (6.34%) HTML
4 7 (4.93%) .NET Core
4 7 (4.93%) CSS
5 6 (4.23%) .NET Framework
5 6 (4.23%) AngularJS
5 6 (4.23%) Entity Framework
5 6 (4.23%) jQuery
6 5 (3.52%) Web Services
7 4 (2.82%) React
7 4 (2.82%) Vue.js
8 3 (2.11%) ASP.NET
8 3 (2.11%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (2.11%) HTML5
8 3 (2.11%) J2EE
8 3 (2.11%) JSON
8 3 (2.11%) Sass
9 2 (1.41%) SAP PI
9 2 (1.41%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.27%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.52%) Driving Licence
2 5 (3.52%) Online Banking
2 5 (3.52%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (2.82%) Digital Media
3 4 (2.82%) Virtual Team
4 3 (2.11%) iSeries
4 3 (2.11%) Renewable Energy
4 3 (2.11%) Robotics
5 2 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.41%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (1.41%) User Experience
6 1 (0.70%) Analytical Mindset
6 1 (0.70%) EPoS
6 1 (0.70%) Life Science
6 1 (0.70%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.70%) NHS
6 1 (0.70%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.93%) Windows
2 5 (3.52%) Windows Server
3 4 (2.82%) Windows Server 2016
4 3 (2.11%) Windows 10
5 2 (1.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.70%) Linux
6 1 (0.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (21.13%) Collaborative Working
1 30 (21.13%) Project Management
2 26 (18.31%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (16.20%) Problem-Solving
4 19 (13.38%) ITIL
5 17 (11.97%) Coaching
5 17 (11.97%) Migration
6 16 (11.27%) Line Management
7 15 (10.56%) ERP
7 15 (10.56%) Incident Management
7 15 (10.56%) Waterfall
8 13 (9.15%) Multichannel Retail
9 12 (8.45%) Disaster Recovery
9 12 (8.45%) Facilities Management
9 12 (8.45%) Network Architecture
10 11 (7.75%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (7.75%) Continuous Improvement
10 11 (7.75%) Mentoring
10 11 (7.75%) Software Engineering
10 11 (7.75%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (25.35%) SQL
2 13 (9.15%) C#
2 13 (9.15%) Java
2 13 (9.15%) JavaScript
3 7 (4.93%) Python
4 4 (2.82%) Bash Shell
4 4 (2.82%) C
4 4 (2.82%) Perl
4 4 (2.82%) PL/SQL
4 4 (2.82%) Ruby
5 3 (2.11%) R
6 2 (1.41%) Java 8
7 1 (0.70%) C++
Qualifications
1 13 (9.15%) CCNA
1 13 (9.15%) Cisco Certification
1 13 (9.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (8.45%) MCSA
2 12 (8.45%) MCSE
3 5 (3.52%) CCSA
3 5 (3.52%) CCSE
4 4 (2.82%) Degree
5 3 (2.11%) CTC Cleared
5 3 (2.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (2.11%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.70%) CCENT
6 1 (0.70%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.70%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.70%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.23%) GDPR
2 3 (2.11%) Cyber Essentials
2 3 (2.11%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
2 3 (2.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.41%) SLA
4 1 (0.70%) Actionable Recommendations
4 1 (0.70%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.70%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.70%) PMO
System Software
1 14 (9.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (8.45%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (2.82%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.82%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.41%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 24 (16.90%) Microsoft
2 15 (10.56%) VMware
3 12 (8.45%) Dell
4 9 (6.34%) Citrix
5 8 (5.63%) Netezza
6 6 (4.23%) Cisco
7 5 (3.52%) Adobe
7 5 (3.52%) CheckPoint
8 3 (2.11%) Xamarin
9 2 (1.41%) Fortinet
9 2 (1.41%) Google
9 2 (1.41%) SAP
9 2 (1.41%) Tableau
10 1 (0.70%) Avaya
10 1 (0.70%) Capita
10 1 (0.70%) Huawei
10 1 (0.70%) Hyperion
10 1 (0.70%) Juniper
10 1 (0.70%) Oracle
10 1 (0.70%) Sage