Retail Jobs with Work from Home Options

Retailing
UK > Work from Home

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH). Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 6 months to 29 May 2024 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

6 months to
29 May 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 49 36 55
Rank change year-on-year -13 +19 +20
Permanent jobs citing Retail 1,740 2,783 4,468
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 5.05% 7.02% 6.11%
As % of the General category 8.29% 10.67% 9.54%
Number of salaries quoted 988 1,560 2,003
10th Percentile £26,250 £35,000 £33,250
25th Percentile £38,500 £46,350 £41,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £62,500 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year -24.00% +8.70% +9.52%
75th Percentile £64,963 £77,715 £75,000
90th Percentile £86,250 £95,000 £90,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -20.83% +4.35% -

All General Skills
Work from Home

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 with a WFH option and a requirement for common skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 20,999 26,076 46,831
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 60.98% 65.79% 64.05%
Number of salaries quoted 15,110 17,356 24,818
10th Percentile £31,750 £36,250 £35,000
25th Percentile £41,250 £46,570 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -12.00% +4.17% +9.09%
75th Percentile £75,000 £82,762 £80,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £103,750 £95,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% - +9.09%

Retail
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing Retail as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Retail trend for jobs with a WFH option

Retail
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing Retail.

Retail salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

Retail
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing Retail over the 6 months to 29 May 2024.

Retail salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

Retail
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities with WFH Options by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 35 (2.01%) SharePoint
2 16 (0.92%) CMS
3 10 (0.57%) Confluence
3 10 (0.57%) WordPress
4 9 (0.52%) Microsoft Exchange
5 8 (0.46%) SAS
6 6 (0.34%) Umbraco
7 5 (0.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 4 (0.23%) Apache
9 3 (0.17%) Drupal
9 3 (0.17%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (0.11%) Apache Airflow
10 2 (0.11%) Apache Spark
10 2 (0.11%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.11%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.057%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.057%) JBoss
11 1 (0.057%) Jupyter
Applications
1 78 (4.48%) Microsoft Excel
2 68 (3.91%) Microsoft Office
3 55 (3.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 20 (1.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 13 (0.75%) Spreadsheet
6 12 (0.69%) Photoshop
7 11 (0.63%) Adobe Illustrator
8 8 (0.46%) Adobe XD
8 8 (0.46%) Microsoft Project
9 7 (0.40%) Adobe After Effects
9 7 (0.40%) InDesign
9 7 (0.40%) Trello
10 6 (0.34%) Sketch
11 4 (0.23%) Simulink
11 4 (0.23%) SPSS
12 3 (0.17%) AutoCAD
13 2 (0.11%) CapCut
13 2 (0.11%) Final Cut Pro
13 2 (0.11%) MS Visio
14 1 (0.057%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 30 (1.72%) Shopify
2 27 (1.55%) Endur
3 25 (1.44%) Payment Gateway
4 21 (1.21%) Magento
5 18 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
6 15 (0.86%) SAP S/4HANA
7 10 (0.57%) Dynamics NAV
8 8 (0.46%) Misys Midas
9 4 (0.23%) Salesforce CRM
9 4 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 3 (0.17%) Raiser’s Edge
10 3 (0.17%) SAP SCM
10 3 (0.17%) Unit4 Business World
11 2 (0.11%) SAP MM
11 2 (0.11%) SAP PP
11 2 (0.11%) SAP Retail
11 2 (0.11%) SAP WM
12 1 (0.057%) Dynamics AX
12 1 (0.057%) SAP CO
12 1 (0.057%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 373 (21.44%) Azure
2 310 (17.82%) AWS
3 189 (10.86%) Power Platform
4 77 (4.43%) SaaS
5 71 (4.08%) GCP
5 71 (4.08%) Microsoft 365
6 68 (3.91%) Azure DevOps
7 41 (2.36%) Dynamics 365
8 28 (1.61%) Serverless
9 22 (1.26%) PowerApps
10 21 (1.21%) Amazon EKS
11 20 (1.15%) Figma
12 18 (1.03%) Azure Data Factory
13 16 (0.92%) Azure Synapse Analytics
13 16 (0.92%) Power Automate
13 16 (0.92%) Snowflake
13 16 (0.92%) WhatsApp
14 11 (0.63%) AWS Lambda
14 11 (0.63%) Entra ID
14 11 (0.63%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 65 (3.74%) WAN
2 62 (3.56%) LAN
3 55 (3.16%) Firewall
4 44 (2.53%) Internet
5 42 (2.41%) VPN
6 36 (2.07%) Wi-Fi
7 18 (1.03%) Wireless
8 10 (0.57%) SD-WAN
9 8 (0.46%) HTTP
10 7 (0.40%) Extranet
10 7 (0.40%) Structured Cabling
11 6 (0.34%) Network Security
12 5 (0.29%) DNS
12 5 (0.29%) TCP/IP
13 4 (0.23%) FTP
13 4 (0.23%) VLAN
14 3 (0.17%) Cisco IOS
14 3 (0.17%) Remote Desktop
14 3 (0.17%) VoIP
15 2 (0.11%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 184 (10.57%) SQL Server
2 177 (10.17%) Power BI
3 155 (8.91%) Tableau
4 142 (8.16%) Data Warehouse
5 96 (5.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 52 (2.99%) MySQL
7 42 (2.41%) MongoDB
8 31 (1.78%) Relational Database
9 29 (1.67%) Elasticsearch
9 29 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
10 24 (1.38%) BigQuery
11 20 (1.15%) Data Lake
12 19 (1.09%) Big Data
13 17 (0.98%) Redis
14 14 (0.80%) DynamoDB
15 13 (0.75%) Azure SQL Database
15 13 (0.75%) GIS
16 12 (0.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 11 (0.63%) NoSQL
18 8 (0.46%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 202 (11.61%) Git
2 48 (2.76%) JIRA
3 22 (1.26%) Jenkins
3 22 (1.26%) Visual Studio
4 21 (1.21%) TeamCity
5 19 (1.09%) GitLab
6 12 (0.69%) JUnit
6 12 (0.69%) Team Foundation Server
7 10 (0.57%) Cucumber
7 10 (0.57%) JBehave
7 10 (0.57%) SpecFlow
8 9 (0.52%) JMeter
9 7 (0.40%) gulp
9 7 (0.40%) Rational DOORS
9 7 (0.40%) webpack
10 6 (0.34%) Selenium
10 6 (0.34%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 6 (0.34%) Visual Studio Code
11 5 (0.29%) SonarQube
11 5 (0.29%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 735 (42.24%) Social Skills
2 597 (34.31%) Finance
3 356 (20.46%) Analytical Skills
4 188 (10.80%) Marketing
5 175 (10.06%) Presentation Skills
6 164 (9.43%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 129 (7.41%) Legal
8 112 (6.44%) Public Sector
9 90 (5.17%) Banking
10 76 (4.37%) Manufacturing
11 62 (3.56%) Organisational Skills
12 58 (3.33%) Law
13 25 (1.44%) Back Office
13 25 (1.44%) Games
13 25 (1.44%) Telecoms
14 23 (1.32%) Influencing Skills
15 21 (1.21%) Police
16 19 (1.09%) Billing
17 17 (0.98%) Aerospace
18 15 (0.86%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 366 (21.03%) Analyst
2 329 (18.91%) Senior
3 202 (11.61%) Developer
4 155 (8.91%) Data Analyst
5 148 (8.51%) Architect
6 135 (7.76%) Lead
7 124 (7.13%) Consultant
8 123 (7.07%) Senior Analyst
9 105 (6.03%) Senior Data Analyst
10 97 (5.57%) Project Manager
11 82 (4.71%) Business Intelligence Consultant
12 66 (3.79%) Solutions Architect
13 62 (3.56%) Business Analyst
14 61 (3.51%) Senior Developer
15 59 (3.39%) .NET Developer
16 51 (2.93%) Software Engineer
17 44 (2.53%) Data Engineer
18 43 (2.47%) Product Manager
19 34 (1.95%) Full Stack Developer
20 33 (1.90%) Lead Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 127 (7.30%) .NET
2 109 (6.26%) CSS
3 102 (5.86%) HTML
4 92 (5.29%) React
5 72 (4.14%) .NET Core
6 62 (3.56%) Node.js
7 55 (3.16%) AngularJS
8 54 (3.10%) Vue
9 51 (2.93%) .NET Framework
10 46 (2.64%) ASP.NET
11 43 (2.47%) ASP.NET Web API
12 40 (2.30%) Entity Framework
13 39 (2.24%) Web Services
14 35 (2.01%) REST
14 35 (2.01%) XML
15 29 (1.67%) JSON
16 27 (1.55%) ASP.NET MVC
17 26 (1.49%) RESTful
18 23 (1.32%) Laravel
19 21 (1.21%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 80 (4.60%) Product Ownership
1 80 (4.60%) Self-Motivation
2 69 (3.97%) Cloud Native
3 65 (3.74%) Greenfield Project
4 60 (3.45%) PMI
5 48 (2.76%) Management Information System
6 43 (2.47%) Blog
7 35 (2.01%) Mobile App
8 32 (1.84%) Algorithms
9 30 (1.72%) Data Centre
10 27 (1.55%) FMCG
10 27 (1.55%) Onboarding
11 26 (1.49%) Life Science
12 24 (1.38%) NHS
13 21 (1.21%) Driving Licence
13 21 (1.21%) Enterprise Software
14 19 (1.09%) Social Media
15 16 (0.92%) Low-Code
16 15 (0.86%) Legacy Systems
17 14 (0.80%) Distributed Systems
Operating Systems
1 96 (5.52%) Windows
2 60 (3.45%) Linux
3 39 (2.24%) Ubuntu
3 39 (2.24%) VMS
4 20 (1.15%) Android
4 20 (1.15%) Windows Server
5 18 (1.03%) Windows 10
6 14 (0.80%) Apple iOS
6 14 (0.80%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (0.63%) Windows 7
7 11 (0.63%) Windows 8
8 6 (0.34%) Unix
9 5 (0.29%) Mac OS
10 4 (0.23%) AIX
11 3 (0.17%) Windows Vista
12 2 (0.11%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (0.11%) Windows Server 2016
12 2 (0.11%) Windows Server 2019
13 1 (0.057%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 475 (27.30%) Problem-Solving
2 416 (23.91%) Agile
3 301 (17.30%) Analytics
4 247 (14.20%) Roadmaps
5 229 (13.16%) E-Commerce
6 216 (12.41%) Business Intelligence
7 182 (10.46%) Visualisation
8 181 (10.40%) Actionable Insight
9 177 (10.17%) Data Analysis
9 177 (10.17%) Mathematics
10 162 (9.31%) Statistics
11 159 (9.14%) Machine Learning
12 158 (9.08%) Data Science
13 152 (8.74%) Business Strategy
14 151 (8.68%) DevOps
15 147 (8.45%) Project Management
15 147 (8.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 146 (8.39%) Data Pipeline
17 143 (8.22%) Artificial Intelligence
18 138 (7.93%) Storytelling
Programming Languages
1 407 (23.39%) SQL
2 276 (15.86%) Python
3 167 (9.60%) JavaScript
4 138 (7.93%) C#
5 88 (5.06%) TypeScript
6 72 (4.14%) Java
7 69 (3.97%) PHP
8 23 (1.32%) Go
9 21 (1.21%) T-SQL
10 20 (1.15%) R
10 20 (1.15%) Ruby
11 16 (0.92%) PowerShell
12 13 (0.75%) VB.NET
13 11 (0.63%) Groovy
14 10 (0.57%) Bash
15 9 (0.52%) C
15 9 (0.52%) MATLAB
15 9 (0.52%) VBA
16 7 (0.40%) Data Analysis Expressions
17 4 (0.23%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 372 (21.38%) Degree
2 186 (10.69%) DBS Check
3 78 (4.48%) Security Cleared
4 67 (3.85%) PMI Certification
5 37 (2.13%) DV Cleared
6 31 (1.78%) Computer Science Degree
7 27 (1.55%) SC Cleared
8 24 (1.38%) AWS Certification
9 22 (1.26%) CISSP
10 20 (1.15%) Cisco Certification
11 16 (0.92%) Azure Certification
12 15 (0.86%) Master's Degree
13 13 (0.75%) CCNP
14 12 (0.69%) CCNA
14 12 (0.69%) CEH
14 12 (0.69%) PMP
15 10 (0.57%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
16 9 (0.52%) CREST Certified
17 8 (0.46%) CCSA
18 7 (0.40%) (ISC)2 CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 120 (6.90%) QA
2 35 (2.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 33 (1.90%) GDPR
4 30 (1.72%) Data Quality
5 27 (1.55%) Accessibility
6 21 (1.21%) NIST
6 21 (1.21%) PCI DSS
7 17 (0.98%) PMO
8 14 (0.80%) ISO 9001
9 8 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 8 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 7 (0.40%) ISO 14001
10 7 (0.40%) ISO 22301
10 7 (0.40%) NEBOSH
11 6 (0.34%) IFRS
11 6 (0.34%) IFRS 9
11 6 (0.34%) SLA
12 5 (0.29%) Cyber Essentials
13 4 (0.23%) ISO 14000
13 4 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 71 (4.08%) Active Directory
2 56 (3.22%) Docker
3 8 (0.46%) Virtual Desktop
4 5 (0.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.17%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.11%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.057%) Firmware
7 1 (0.057%) FreeRADIUS
7 1 (0.057%) KVM
7 1 (0.057%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 96 (5.52%) Terraform
2 61 (3.51%) Kubernetes
3 50 (2.87%) Ansible
4 25 (1.44%) Grafana
5 12 (0.69%) Microsoft Intune
5 12 (0.69%) Prometheus
6 10 (0.57%) Progress Chef
7 9 (0.52%) Puppet
8 5 (0.29%) Kibana
8 5 (0.29%) logstash
9 3 (0.17%) Consul
9 3 (0.17%) Packer
10 2 (0.11%) Rundeck
10 2 (0.11%) SCCM
11 1 (0.057%) Failover Clustering
11 1 (0.057%) Jamf Pro
11 1 (0.057%) MIIS
11 1 (0.057%) SCOM
11 1 (0.057%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 351 (20.17%) Microsoft
2 152 (8.74%) Databricks
3 80 (4.60%) Google
4 32 (1.84%) Adobe
5 29 (1.67%) SAP
6 24 (1.38%) Cisco
7 20 (1.15%) Northgate
8 15 (0.86%) Twitter
9 14 (0.80%) Oracle
9 14 (0.80%) Salesforce
10 11 (0.63%) Thales
11 10 (0.57%) New Relic
12 9 (0.52%) Apple
12 9 (0.52%) Meraki
13 8 (0.46%) CheckPoint
13 8 (0.46%) Cognos
13 8 (0.46%) WooCommerce
14 7 (0.40%) MuleSoft
14 7 (0.40%) SaltStack
14 7 (0.40%) VMware