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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 46 28 26
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -2
Permanent jobs citing Retail 90 153 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 4.61% 6.92% 7.13%
As % of the General category 12.84% 16.05% 14.08%
Number of salaries quoted 51 133 134
Average salary £39,000 £60,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £95,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.65%
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
701 953 1101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 35.93% 43.10% 50.62%
Number of salaries quoted 545 780 962
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,413 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 3 September 2015.

Retail Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 85 (46.45%) Finance
2 68 (37.16%) MS Excel
3 50 (27.32%) Manufacturing
4 49 (26.78%) SAP
5 45 (24.59%) Publishing
6 43 (23.50%) Microsoft
7 38 (20.77%) SQL Server
7 38 (20.77%) SQL
8 36 (19.67%) HTML
8 36 (19.67%) Banking
9 32 (17.49%) Retail Banking
10 30 (16.39%) Agile Software Development
11 28 (15.30%) JavaScript
12 27 (14.75%) Project Management
13 25 (13.66%) PRINCE2
14 24 (13.11%) Java
14 24 (13.11%) Logistics
15 22 (12.02%) Windows
15 22 (12.02%) SOA
16 21 (11.48%) Oracle
16 21 (11.48%) HTML5
17 20 (10.93%) CRM
18 17 (9.29%) WebSphere
19 16 (8.74%) Subversion
19 16 (8.74%) MySQL
19 16 (8.74%) CSS
19 16 (8.74%) Risk Management
20 15 (8.20%) RDBMS
20 15 (8.20%) Stakeholder Management
20 15 (8.20%) jQuery

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 17 (9.29%) WebSphere
2 14 (7.65%) WebSphere Application Server
3 11 (6.01%) JBoss
4 4 (2.19%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.64%) MQSeries
5 3 (1.64%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.64%) Apache
5 3 (1.64%) WebLogic
5 3 (1.64%) CICS
6 2 (1.09%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.09%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.55%) SAS
7 1 (0.55%) IIS
7 1 (0.55%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.55%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.55%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.55%) Oracle Self-Service HR
Applications
1 68 (37.16%) MS Excel
2 11 (6.01%) MS Project
3 7 (3.83%) MS Office
4 6 (3.28%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.55%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.55%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.55%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (3.83%) Temenos T24
2 5 (2.73%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (2.19%) SAP SCM
3 4 (2.19%) SAP APO
4 3 (1.64%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (1.64%) SAP Business One
4 3 (1.64%) SAP MII
5 2 (1.09%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (1.09%) SAP SRM
5 2 (1.09%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.55%) SAP HCM
6 1 (0.55%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.55%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.55%) SAP PM
6 1 (0.55%) Oracle iRecruitment
6 1 (0.55%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.55%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.55%) PeopleSoft Financials
6 1 (0.55%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.64%) SaaS
2 1 (0.55%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.01%) TCP/IP
1 11 (6.01%) SSL
2 1 (0.55%) LAN
2 1 (0.55%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (20.77%) SQL Server
2 16 (8.74%) MySQL
3 15 (8.20%) Relational Database
3 15 (8.20%) RDBMS
4 14 (7.65%) DB2
5 5 (2.73%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (2.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.09%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.09%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (1.09%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.55%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 1 (0.55%) Data Mart
8 1 (0.55%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 16 (8.74%) Subversion
2 13 (7.10%) Git (software)
3 8 (4.37%) LSMW
4 4 (2.19%) Visual Studio
5 3 (1.64%) Ant
5 3 (1.64%) NetBeans
5 3 (1.64%) Eclipse
5 3 (1.64%) Maven
6 2 (1.09%) SilkPerformer
6 2 (1.09%) Selenium
6 2 (1.09%) HP UFT
6 2 (1.09%) LoadRunner
6 2 (1.09%) JMeter
7 1 (0.55%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.55%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (0.55%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 85 (46.45%) Finance
2 50 (27.32%) Manufacturing
3 45 (24.59%) Publishing
4 36 (19.67%) Banking
5 32 (17.49%) Retail Banking
6 13 (7.10%) Telecoms
6 13 (7.10%) Games
7 8 (4.37%) Private Banking
8 7 (3.83%) Legal
9 6 (3.28%) Billing
10 5 (2.73%) Marketing
11 1 (0.55%) Mandarin Language
11 1 (0.55%) Cantonese Language
11 1 (0.55%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.55%) Local Government
11 1 (0.55%) Advertising
11 1 (0.55%) Law
11 1 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.55%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 53 (28.96%) Consultant
2 34 (18.58%) Developer
3 33 (18.03%) Analyst
4 26 (14.21%) Business Analyst
5 25 (13.66%) Project Manager
6 22 (12.02%) SAP Consultant
7 18 (9.84%) Architect
8 12 (6.56%) Web Developer
8 12 (6.56%) PHP Developer
8 12 (6.56%) PHP Web Developer
8 12 (6.56%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 11 (6.01%) Banking Business Analyst
9 11 (6.01%) Business Consultant
10 10 (5.46%) SAP Manager
11 8 (4.37%) Technical Architect
11 8 (4.37%) Technical Consultant
12 7 (3.83%) SAP Logistics Consultant
12 7 (3.83%) JavaScript Developer
13 6 (3.28%) Implementation Consultant
14 5 (2.73%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (19.67%) HTML
2 21 (11.48%) HTML5
3 16 (8.74%) CSS
4 15 (8.20%) jQuery
5 14 (7.65%) XML
6 13 (7.10%) Java EE
7 12 (6.56%) CSS3
8 9 (4.92%) SOAP
9 8 (4.37%) EDI
9 8 (4.37%) Web Services
10 7 (3.83%) Spring
11 5 (2.73%) .NET
12 4 (2.19%) J2EE
12 4 (2.19%) SAP PI
13 3 (1.64%) WebSphere Message Broker
13 3 (1.64%) SAP ALE
13 3 (1.64%) ISPF
13 3 (1.64%) DOM
13 3 (1.64%) XSLT
13 3 (1.64%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.65%) Smart Meter
2 12 (6.56%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (6.56%) W3C
3 10 (5.46%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (3.83%) LIMS
5 5 (2.73%) FMCG
6 4 (2.19%) DataPower
7 3 (1.64%) Fat Client
7 3 (1.64%) Replication
7 3 (1.64%) Life Science
7 3 (1.64%) Mainframe
7 3 (1.64%) Thin Client
7 3 (1.64%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.64%) EPoS
7 3 (1.64%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.09%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.09%) Mobile Games
8 2 (1.09%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.55%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.55%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 22 (12.02%) Windows
2 14 (7.65%) Linux
2 14 (7.65%) UNIX
3 3 (1.64%) MVS
3 3 (1.64%) AIX
3 3 (1.64%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (16.39%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (14.75%) Project Management
3 25 (13.66%) PRINCE2
4 24 (13.11%) Logistics
5 22 (12.02%) SOA
6 20 (10.93%) CRM
7 16 (8.74%) Risk Management
8 15 (8.20%) Stakeholder Management
8 15 (8.20%) Responsive Web Design
9 14 (7.65%) Software Testing
10 13 (7.10%) User Acceptance Testing
11 12 (6.56%) Integration Testing
11 12 (6.56%) Service Delivery
11 12 (6.56%) Web Accessibility
11 12 (6.56%) SDLC
12 11 (6.01%) Time Management
12 11 (6.01%) High Availability
12 11 (6.01%) Demand Management
12 11 (6.01%) Mentoring
12 11 (6.01%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 38 (20.77%) SQL
2 28 (15.30%) JavaScript
3 24 (13.11%) Java
4 12 (6.56%) PHP
4 12 (6.56%) PHP5
5 11 (6.01%) ABAP
6 6 (3.28%) Perl
7 5 (2.73%) C#
8 4 (2.19%) C++
9 3 (1.64%) COBOL
9 3 (1.64%) T-SQL
9 3 (1.64%) VB.NET
9 3 (1.64%) SAPscript
9 3 (1.64%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.64%) JCL
9 3 (1.64%) XPath
10 2 (1.09%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.55%) C
11 1 (0.55%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (6.56%) Degree
2 9 (4.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 7 (3.83%) Security Cleared
4 6 (3.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 5 (2.73%) BC Cleared
6 4 (2.19%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.09%) PMP
7 2 (1.09%) PMI Certification
7 2 (1.09%) ISEB
7 2 (1.09%) CISSP
7 2 (1.09%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.55%) APMP
8 1 (0.55%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.55%) PCI QSA
8 1 (0.55%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.55%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 1 (0.55%) ACCA
8 1 (0.55%) CISA
8 1 (0.55%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.37%) QA
2 2 (1.09%) SLA
3 1 (0.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.55%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.55%) FATCA
System Software
1 5 (2.73%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (1.64%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 49 (26.78%) SAP
2 43 (23.50%) Microsoft
3 21 (11.48%) Oracle
4 7 (3.83%) IBM
5 6 (3.28%) Citrix
6 4 (2.19%) SEEBURGER
7 2 (1.09%) Cognizant
7 2 (1.09%) Adobe
7 2 (1.09%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (0.55%) Cognos
8 1 (0.55%) Siebel
8 1 (0.55%) HP
8 1 (0.55%) Informatica
8 1 (0.55%) Tableau
8 1 (0.55%) Talend
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000-£60,000
Posted: 12 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £ 50,000 - 100,000. Maybe more for the right Arhcitect
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60K to 85K
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000 to £75,000 plus attractive benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
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
Birmingham
Barclay Anderson
Salary: £22,000 + Company Car
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Farnborough, Birmingham or Manchester
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive with Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Birmingham
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago