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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 28 25 29
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Permanent jobs citing Retail 152 167 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 6.57% 7.90% 6.36%
As % of the General category 15.40% 15.49% 16.39%
Number of salaries quoted 128 140 55
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,950 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £75,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -3.37%
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
987 1078 665
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 42.69% 50.97% 38.82%
Number of salaries quoted 818 951 502
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,463 £30,000 £26,650
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 18 September 2014.

Retail Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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.

1 125 (45.96%) Finance
2 103 (37.87%) Security Cleared
3 100 (36.76%) SC Cleared
4 66 (24.26%) Back Office
5 48 (17.65%) CRM
5 48 (17.65%) E-Commerce
6 42 (15.44%) Business Development
7 40 (14.71%) Oracle
8 37 (13.60%) Agile Software Development
9 36 (13.24%) Project Management
9 36 (13.24%) Mentoring
10 35 (12.87%) HTML
10 35 (12.87%) MVC
11 34 (12.50%) CSS
12 33 (12.13%) Six Sigma
13 32 (11.76%) Benchmarking
13 32 (11.76%) German Language
14 31 (11.40%) jQuery
14 31 (11.40%) SAP
14 31 (11.40%) JavaScript
14 31 (11.40%) Banking
15 27 (9.93%) Data Management
15 27 (9.93%) Manufacturing
16 26 (9.56%) HTML5
17 25 (9.19%) Degree
17 25 (9.19%) Java
17 25 (9.19%) PRINCE2
17 25 (9.19%) Windows
18 24 (8.82%) JIRA
18 24 (8.82%) Analytical Skills

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 7 (2.57%) Drupal
1 7 (2.57%) CMS
2 6 (2.21%) WordPress
3 2 (0.74%) MS Exchange
3 2 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (0.74%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.37%) SAP Portal
4 1 (0.37%) Sonic ESB
4 1 (0.37%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.37%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (0.37%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.37%) SAS
4 1 (0.37%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.37%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (1.10%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.74%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.74%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (2.94%) Google Analytics
2 6 (2.21%) SAP CRM
2 6 (2.21%) Magento
3 3 (1.10%) SAP HCM
3 3 (1.10%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (1.10%) Oracle 11i
4 2 (0.74%) FLEXCUBE
4 2 (0.74%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (0.74%) SAP MM
4 2 (0.74%) PeopleSoft HRMS
4 2 (0.74%) Finacle
4 2 (0.74%) Temenos T24
4 2 (0.74%) Misys Equation
4 2 (0.74%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.37%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (0.37%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.10%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.74%) Firewall
1 2 (0.74%) TCP/IP
1 2 (0.74%) VPN
1 2 (0.74%) DNS
1 2 (0.74%) DHCP
2 1 (0.37%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (5.15%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (4.78%) SQL Server
3 9 (3.31%) MySQL
4 3 (1.10%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (1.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.37%) QlikView
5 1 (0.37%) Base SAS
5 1 (0.37%) SAP HANA
5 1 (0.37%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.37%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.37%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 24 (8.82%) JIRA
2 21 (7.72%) Ant
3 20 (7.35%) Git (software)
3 20 (7.35%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 16 (5.88%) Selenium
5 9 (3.31%) NeoLoad
5 9 (3.31%) LoadRunner
6 7 (2.57%) WebDriver
6 7 (2.57%) Talend Open Studio
7 3 (1.10%) LSMW
8 2 (0.74%) JMeter
8 2 (0.74%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.74%) JUnit
8 2 (0.74%) LoadUI
8 2 (0.74%) Cucumber
8 2 (0.74%) SoapUI
8 2 (0.74%) jMock
9 1 (0.37%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 1 (0.37%) Axure RP
9 1 (0.37%) Oracle Forms
General
1 125 (45.96%) Finance
2 66 (24.26%) Back Office
3 32 (11.76%) German Language
4 31 (11.40%) Banking
5 27 (9.93%) Manufacturing
6 18 (6.62%) Retail Banking
7 17 (6.25%) Marketing
8 12 (4.41%) Telecoms
9 8 (2.94%) Publishing
10 5 (1.84%) Legal
11 4 (1.47%) Investment Banking
11 4 (1.47%) Billing
12 3 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.37%) Wholesale Banking
13 1 (0.37%) Automotive
13 1 (0.37%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 51 (18.75%) Analyst
2 50 (18.38%) Developer
3 38 (13.97%) Business Analyst
4 35 (12.87%) Consultant
5 23 (8.46%) Project Manager
6 21 (7.72%) Mobile Developer
7 20 (7.35%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 20 (7.35%) Applications Developer
8 14 (5.15%) Test Manager
8 14 (5.15%) SAP Consultant
9 12 (4.41%) Architect
9 12 (4.41%) Account Manager
9 12 (4.41%) Sales Manager
10 11 (4.04%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
10 11 (4.04%) Senior Applications Developer
10 11 (4.04%) Senior Developer
10 11 (4.04%) Senior Consultant
11 10 (3.68%) Content Manager
12 9 (3.31%) Performance Test Manager
12 9 (3.31%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (12.87%) HTML
2 34 (12.50%) CSS
3 31 (11.40%) jQuery
4 26 (9.56%) HTML5
5 23 (8.46%) XML
6 21 (7.72%) .NET
7 20 (7.35%) PhoneGap
7 20 (7.35%) JSON
7 20 (7.35%) Ajax
7 20 (7.35%) Silverlight
7 20 (7.35%) AngularJS
8 19 (6.99%) Middleware
9 15 (5.51%) ASP.NET
10 13 (4.78%) Web Services
11 9 (3.31%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (3.31%) WCF
11 9 (3.31%) LINQ
11 9 (3.31%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 6 (2.21%) XHTML
13 5 (1.84%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 24 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (8.46%) Mobile App
3 21 (7.72%) User Experience
4 20 (7.35%) N-Tier
4 20 (7.35%) Blackberry
5 17 (6.25%) Smart Meter
6 9 (3.31%) Social Media
7 7 (2.57%) Data Integration
8 6 (2.21%) Computer Science
9 4 (1.47%) FMCG
10 3 (1.10%) EPoS
11 2 (0.74%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.74%) APACS
11 2 (0.74%) Copywriting
11 2 (0.74%) Mathematics
12 1 (0.37%) Credit Risk
12 1 (0.37%) RIA
12 1 (0.37%) Learning Management System
12 1 (0.37%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.37%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 25 (9.19%) Windows
2 21 (7.72%) Apple iOS
2 21 (7.72%) Android
3 20 (7.35%) Windows 8
4 4 (1.47%) UNIX
5 3 (1.10%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.74%) Linux
6 2 (0.74%) Windows XP
6 2 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (17.65%) CRM
1 48 (17.65%) E-Commerce
2 42 (15.44%) Business Development
3 37 (13.60%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (13.24%) Project Management
4 36 (13.24%) Mentoring
5 35 (12.87%) MVC
6 33 (12.13%) Six Sigma
7 32 (11.76%) Benchmarking
8 27 (9.93%) Data Management
9 25 (9.19%) PRINCE2
10 23 (8.46%) SOA
11 22 (8.09%) Scrum
12 21 (7.72%) Stakeholder Management
12 21 (7.72%) OOP
12 21 (7.72%) Android Development
12 21 (7.72%) iOS Development
13 20 (7.35%) User Acceptance Testing
14 19 (6.99%) ERP
14 19 (6.99%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 31 (11.40%) JavaScript
2 25 (9.19%) Java
3 22 (8.09%) C#
4 20 (7.35%) ActionScript 3.0
4 20 (7.35%) ActionScript
4 20 (7.35%) Objective-C
5 18 (6.62%) SQL
6 9 (3.31%) ABAP
6 9 (3.31%) PHP
7 4 (1.47%) VBA
8 2 (0.74%) C
9 1 (0.37%) XPath
9 1 (0.37%) Perl
9 1 (0.37%) C++
9 1 (0.37%) COBOL
9 1 (0.37%) VB
9 1 (0.37%) SAPscript
9 1 (0.37%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 103 (37.87%) Security Cleared
2 100 (36.76%) SC Cleared
3 25 (9.19%) Degree
4 11 (4.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 8 (2.94%) ISTQB
6 6 (2.21%) ISEB
7 4 (1.47%) CISA
7 4 (1.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.74%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 1 (0.37%) AAT
9 1 (0.37%) ACCA
9 1 (0.37%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.88%) QA
2 7 (2.57%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.10%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.74%) IAS 39
4 2 (0.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.74%) Basel II
4 2 (0.74%) COBIT
5 1 (0.37%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.74%) VMware ESX
1 2 (0.74%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (1.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (0.37%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 40 (14.71%) Oracle
2 31 (11.40%) SAP
3 20 (7.35%) Sencha
3 20 (7.35%) Appcelerator
4 14 (5.15%) HP
5 9 (3.31%) SOASTA, Inc
6 8 (2.94%) IBM
6 8 (2.94%) Google
7 7 (2.57%) Talend
7 7 (2.57%) Hyperion
7 7 (2.57%) Informatica
8 6 (2.21%) Microsoft
9 3 (1.10%) Business Objects
10 2 (0.74%) VMware
10 2 (0.74%) Misys
10 2 (0.74%) Temenos
10 2 (0.74%) Cisco
10 2 (0.74%) Adobe
10 2 (0.74%) Chordiant
10 2 (0.74%) PeopleSoft
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £80,000 to £130,000 per annum + package
Posted: 17 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £85,000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 17 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum + excellent bonus + package
Posted: 19 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Sogeti
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Sogeti
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £51000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £100,000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Steria
Salary: £65,000 per annum Plus Bonuses
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £18k - 20k per year + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Churchill Frank
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Car Allowance
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham
Churchill Frank
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Car Allowance, Bonus, Pension
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + holiday incentives, pension scheme
Posted: 26 days ago