The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 45 26 25
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -1
Permanent jobs citing Retail 97 147 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 4.81% 7.30% 7.76%
As % of the General category 13.70% 16.55% 15.58%
Number of salaries quoted 59 126 146
Average salary £43,500 £52,500 £50,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.14% +3.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £95,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%
Retail
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

General Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
708 888 1014
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 35.08% 44.11% 49.80%
Number of salaries quoted 536 751 864
Average salary £48,000 £48,250 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.51% +1.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,250 £67,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Retail across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Retail
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Retail across the Birmingham region.

Retail Salary Trend in Birmingham

Retail
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Retail across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Retail Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Retail also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Retail.

1 81 (41.54%) Finance
2 69 (35.38%) MS Excel
3 51 (26.15%) Microsoft
4 47 (24.10%) SAP
5 46 (23.59%) Manufacturing
6 45 (23.08%) Banking
7 44 (22.56%) SQL
8 42 (21.54%) SQL Server
9 41 (21.03%) Publishing
10 39 (20.00%) HTML
11 38 (19.49%) Retail Banking
12 34 (17.44%) Agile Software Development
13 31 (15.90%) Windows
14 28 (14.36%) Oracle
14 28 (14.36%) JavaScript
15 27 (13.85%) SOA
15 27 (13.85%) Project Management
16 26 (13.33%) Java
16 26 (13.33%) PRINCE2
17 25 (12.82%) Logistics
17 25 (12.82%) Relational Database
18 22 (11.28%) CRM
18 22 (11.28%) RDBMS
19 21 (10.77%) Linux
20 20 (10.26%) WebSphere
21 19 (9.74%) XML
22 18 (9.23%) UNIX
22 18 (9.23%) DB2
22 18 (9.23%) WebSphere Application Server
22 18 (9.23%) Software Testing

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Retail also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Retail. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 20 (10.26%) WebSphere
2 18 (9.23%) WebSphere Application Server
3 15 (7.69%) JBoss
4 6 (3.08%) SharePoint
5 5 (2.56%) Tomcat
6 4 (2.05%) MS Exchange
6 4 (2.05%) Apache
6 4 (2.05%) WebLogic
7 3 (1.54%) MQSeries
7 3 (1.54%) CICS
7 3 (1.54%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (1.03%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.03%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (1.03%) IIS
9 1 (0.51%) SAS
9 1 (0.51%) Oracle Self-Service HR
9 1 (0.51%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 69 (35.38%) MS Excel
2 10 (5.13%) MS Project
3 8 (4.10%) MS Office
4 6 (3.08%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (2.05%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.51%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.51%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (3.59%) Temenos T24
2 6 (3.08%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (2.56%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (2.05%) SAP APO
4 4 (2.05%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (2.05%) SAP SCM
5 3 (1.54%) SAP Business One
5 3 (1.54%) Magento
5 3 (1.54%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (1.03%) SAP SRM
6 2 (1.03%) Finacle
7 1 (0.51%) SAP MII
7 1 (0.51%) SAP HCM
7 1 (0.51%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.51%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.51%) Oracle iRecruitment
7 1 (0.51%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.51%) Oracle 11i
7 1 (0.51%) PeopleSoft Financials
7 1 (0.51%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.54%) SaaS
3 1 (0.51%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 15 (7.69%) TCP/IP
1 15 (7.69%) SSL
2 2 (1.03%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.51%) LAN
3 1 (0.51%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (21.54%) SQL Server
2 25 (12.82%) Relational Database
3 22 (11.28%) RDBMS
4 18 (9.23%) DB2
5 14 (7.18%) MySQL
6 5 (2.56%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (2.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (2.05%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (1.03%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.03%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (1.03%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.51%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 1 (0.51%) Data Mart
10 1 (0.51%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 16 (8.21%) Subversion
2 15 (7.69%) Git (software)
3 7 (3.59%) LSMW
4 5 (2.56%) Visual Studio
5 4 (2.05%) NetBeans
5 4 (2.05%) Eclipse
5 4 (2.05%) Ant
5 4 (2.05%) Maven
6 3 (1.54%) Talend Open Studio
7 2 (1.03%) SilkPerformer
7 2 (1.03%) Selenium
7 2 (1.03%) Visual Studio Team System
7 2 (1.03%) HP UFT
7 2 (1.03%) LoadRunner
7 2 (1.03%) JMeter
8 1 (0.51%) NUnit
8 1 (0.51%) CruiseControl
8 1 (0.51%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.51%) Hudson
8 1 (0.51%) MSBuild
General
1 81 (41.54%) Finance
2 46 (23.59%) Manufacturing
3 45 (23.08%) Banking
4 41 (21.03%) Publishing
5 38 (19.49%) Retail Banking
6 17 (8.72%) Telecoms
7 11 (5.64%) Games
8 8 (4.10%) Private Banking
9 7 (3.59%) Legal
10 5 (2.56%) Marketing
11 4 (2.05%) Billing
12 1 (0.51%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.51%) Local Government
12 1 (0.51%) Advertising
12 1 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.51%) Law
Job Titles
1 57 (29.23%) Consultant
2 35 (17.95%) Developer
3 34 (17.44%) Analyst
4 27 (13.85%) Project Manager
5 25 (12.82%) Business Analyst
6 22 (11.28%) Architect
7 19 (9.74%) SAP Consultant
8 15 (7.69%) Business Consultant
8 15 (7.69%) Banking Business Analyst
9 12 (6.15%) Technical Consultant
10 10 (5.13%) Web Developer
11 9 (4.62%) Technical Architect
11 9 (4.62%) SAP Manager
12 7 (3.59%) PHP Web Developer
12 7 (3.59%) PHP MySQL Developer
12 7 (3.59%) JavaScript Developer
12 7 (3.59%) PHP Developer
13 6 (3.08%) Implementation Consultant
13 6 (3.08%) SAP Logistics Consultant
14 5 (2.56%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (20.00%) HTML
2 19 (9.74%) XML
3 17 (8.72%) CSS
4 16 (8.21%) Java EE
4 16 (8.21%) HTML5
5 13 (6.67%) jQuery
6 10 (5.13%) Web Services
7 9 (4.62%) CSS3
7 9 (4.62%) SOAP
8 8 (4.10%) .NET
9 7 (3.59%) EDI
9 7 (3.59%) Spring
10 5 (2.56%) J2EE
11 4 (2.05%) Struts
11 4 (2.05%) JSP
11 4 (2.05%) JMS
11 4 (2.05%) JavaBeans
11 4 (2.05%) JAXB
11 4 (2.05%) SAX
11 4 (2.05%) JMX
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.21%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (6.67%) Smart Meter
3 8 (4.10%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (3.59%) W3C
5 6 (3.08%) LIMS
6 5 (2.56%) EPoS
6 5 (2.56%) FMCG
7 4 (2.05%) Computer Science
7 4 (2.05%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.54%) Mainframe
8 3 (1.54%) Replication
8 3 (1.54%) VAX
8 3 (1.54%) Life Science
8 3 (1.54%) Credit Risk
8 3 (1.54%) Fat Client
8 3 (1.54%) DataPower
8 3 (1.54%) Thin Client
9 2 (1.03%) Data Centre
9 2 (1.03%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.51%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 31 (15.90%) Windows
2 21 (10.77%) Linux
3 18 (9.23%) UNIX
4 3 (1.54%) MVS
4 3 (1.54%) AIX
4 3 (1.54%) Solaris
5 2 (1.03%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (17.44%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (13.85%) SOA
2 27 (13.85%) Project Management
3 26 (13.33%) PRINCE2
4 25 (12.82%) Logistics
5 22 (11.28%) CRM
6 18 (9.23%) Software Testing
7 17 (8.72%) User Acceptance Testing
7 17 (8.72%) Time Management
8 15 (7.69%) Risk Management
8 15 (7.69%) High Availability
9 14 (7.18%) Stakeholder Management
10 13 (6.67%) ERP
11 12 (6.15%) E-Commerce
11 12 (6.15%) Service Delivery
11 12 (6.15%) Migration
12 11 (5.64%) Integration Testing
12 11 (5.64%) ITIL
12 11 (5.64%) Responsive Web Design
13 10 (5.13%) Demand Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (22.56%) SQL
2 28 (14.36%) JavaScript
3 26 (13.33%) Java
4 10 (5.13%) PHP
5 8 (4.10%) ABAP
6 7 (3.59%) PHP5
6 7 (3.59%) Perl
7 6 (3.08%) C#
8 4 (2.05%) C++
8 4 (2.05%) PL/SQL
8 4 (2.05%) XPath
8 4 (2.05%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.54%) JCL
9 3 (1.54%) T-SQL
9 3 (1.54%) VB.NET
9 3 (1.54%) COBOL
10 1 (0.51%) C
10 1 (0.51%) VBA
10 1 (0.51%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 14 (7.18%) Degree
2 10 (5.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 10 (5.13%) Security Cleared
3 6 (3.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 5 (2.56%) BC Cleared
5 4 (2.05%) SC Cleared
5 4 (2.05%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (2.05%) ISTQB
6 3 (1.54%) ISEB
6 3 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.03%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.03%) CISSP
7 2 (1.03%) PMP
7 2 (1.03%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.51%) ACCA
8 1 (0.51%) CISA
8 1 (0.51%) CISM
8 1 (0.51%) MCTS
8 1 (0.51%) MCAD
8 1 (0.51%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.08%) QA
2 3 (1.54%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.03%) FATCA
3 2 (1.03%) SLA
4 1 (0.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (3.59%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (1.54%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 51 (26.15%) Microsoft
2 47 (24.10%) SAP
3 28 (14.36%) Oracle
4 8 (4.10%) Citrix
5 6 (3.08%) IBM
6 4 (2.05%) SEEBURGER
7 3 (1.54%) Informatica
7 3 (1.54%) Talend
8 2 (1.03%) BT
8 2 (1.03%) Cognizant
8 2 (1.03%) TSYS
8 2 (1.03%) Fiserv
8 2 (1.03%) PeopleSoft
8 2 (1.03%) Misys
8 2 (1.03%) Temenos
9 1 (0.51%) HP
9 1 (0.51%) Adobe
9 1 (0.51%) Cognos
9 1 (0.51%) Siebel
9 1 (0.51%) Tableau
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 + PACKAGE
Posted: 3 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, car, training, pension
Posted: Yesterday
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Venturi
Salary: £19000 - £26000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham or Farnborough or Manchester
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive with Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive with Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester or Birmingham or Farnborough
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive with Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester or Birmingham or Farnborough
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive with Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester or Birmingham or Farnborough
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive with Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
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Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive with Excellent Benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
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Salary: Competitive with Excellent Benefits
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Salary: Competitive with Excellent Benefits
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