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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 37 29 42
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +13
Permanent jobs citing Retail 127 155 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 5.66% 7.41% 4.44%
As % of the General category 15.58% 16.25% 12.20%
Number of salaries quoted 113 122 42
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 £25,000 £35,000 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £79,750 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
815 954 590
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 36.34% 45.62% 36.35%
Number of salaries quoted 727 854 456
Average salary £46,500 £46,250 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.54% -2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £29,900
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £65,000 £67,500
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 21 November 2014.

Retail Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 103 (36.40%) Finance
2 84 (29.68%) Security Cleared
3 75 (26.50%) SC Cleared
4 53 (18.73%) Project Management
4 53 (18.73%) CRM
5 45 (15.90%) E-Commerce
5 45 (15.90%) MVC
6 43 (15.19%) HTML
6 43 (15.19%) Mentoring
7 42 (14.84%) Oracle
7 42 (14.84%) Agile Software Development
8 41 (14.49%) Back Office
8 41 (14.49%) Degree
9 40 (14.13%) Analytical Skills
9 40 (14.13%) SAP
10 36 (12.72%) jQuery
11 35 (12.37%) Mobile App
11 35 (12.37%) CSS
12 34 (12.01%) Windows
12 34 (12.01%) Banking
13 33 (11.66%) JavaScript
14 32 (11.31%) Manufacturing
15 31 (10.95%) XML
15 31 (10.95%) PRINCE2
15 31 (10.95%) HTML5
16 29 (10.25%) Business Development
16 29 (10.25%) User Experience
17 28 (9.89%) JSON
17 28 (9.89%) Smart Meter
17 28 (9.89%) C#

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 3 (1.06%) IIS
2 2 (0.71%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.71%) MS Exchange
2 2 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.35%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.35%) Drupal
3 1 (0.35%) SAP Portal
3 1 (0.35%) SAS
3 1 (0.35%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 8 (2.83%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.12%) Photoshop
3 5 (1.77%) MS Office
4 4 (1.41%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.35%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (3.53%) Oracle ERP
2 8 (2.83%) Google Analytics
3 7 (2.47%) SAP CRM
4 6 (2.12%) SAP HCM
5 4 (1.41%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (1.06%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (1.06%) SAP MM
6 3 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (1.06%) Oracle Financials
6 3 (1.06%) Oracle 11i
7 2 (0.71%) PeopleSoft HRMS
7 2 (0.71%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.35%) SAP HR
8 1 (0.35%) SAP SD
8 1 (0.35%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.12%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.77%) Internet
2 4 (1.41%) FTP
3 3 (1.06%) HTTPS
4 2 (0.71%) VoIP
4 2 (0.71%) DNS
4 2 (0.71%) Firewall
4 2 (0.71%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (0.71%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (6.71%) SQL Server
2 14 (4.95%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (1.77%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (1.41%) MySQL
5 3 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.71%) EDRMS
7 1 (0.35%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.35%) QlikView
7 1 (0.35%) Base SAS
7 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.35%) SAP HANA
7 1 (0.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 27 (9.54%) JIRA
1 27 (9.54%) Git (software)
2 24 (8.48%) Ant
2 24 (8.48%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 8 (2.83%) Talend Open Studio
4 6 (2.12%) LSMW
4 6 (2.12%) Selenium
5 5 (1.77%) LoadRunner
5 5 (1.77%) NeoLoad
6 3 (1.06%) Visual Studio
7 2 (0.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.35%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.35%) QuickTest Pro
8 1 (0.35%) JMeter
8 1 (0.35%) NUnit
8 1 (0.35%) JUnit
8 1 (0.35%) jMock
8 1 (0.35%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (0.35%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.35%) WebDriver
General
1 103 (36.40%) Finance
2 41 (14.49%) Back Office
3 34 (12.01%) Banking
4 32 (11.31%) Manufacturing
5 20 (7.07%) German Language
6 18 (6.36%) Retail Banking
7 14 (4.95%) Marketing
8 12 (4.24%) Billing
8 12 (4.24%) Telecoms
9 5 (1.77%) Pharmaceutical
9 5 (1.77%) Publishing
10 4 (1.41%) Legal
11 3 (1.06%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.71%) Games
13 1 (0.35%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 56 (19.79%) Analyst
2 55 (19.43%) Developer
3 48 (16.96%) Consultant
4 35 (12.37%) Business Analyst
5 33 (11.66%) Project Manager
6 24 (8.48%) Applications Developer
6 24 (8.48%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 24 (8.48%) Mobile Developer
7 19 (6.71%) SAP Consultant
8 16 (5.65%) Architect
9 15 (5.30%) Senior Developer
9 15 (5.30%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
9 15 (5.30%) Senior Applications Developer
10 13 (4.59%) Solutions Architect
11 10 (3.53%) Junior
11 10 (3.53%) Business Consultant
11 10 (3.53%) Business Transformation Consultant
11 10 (3.53%) Content Manager
12 9 (3.18%) Senior SAP Consultant
12 9 (3.18%) Sales Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (15.19%) HTML
2 36 (12.72%) jQuery
3 35 (12.37%) CSS
4 31 (10.95%) XML
4 31 (10.95%) HTML5
5 28 (9.89%) JSON
6 25 (8.83%) Ajax
6 25 (8.83%) Silverlight
6 25 (8.83%) AngularJS
7 24 (8.48%) PhoneGap
7 24 (8.48%) .NET
8 21 (7.42%) ASP.NET
9 18 (6.36%) Middleware
10 17 (6.01%) Web Services
11 13 (4.59%) WCF
12 12 (4.24%) LINQ
12 12 (4.24%) ASP.NET MVC
12 12 (4.24%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 7 (2.47%) EDI
14 4 (1.41%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 40 (14.13%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (12.37%) Mobile App
3 29 (10.25%) User Experience
4 28 (9.89%) Smart Meter
5 24 (8.48%) N-Tier
5 24 (8.48%) Blackberry
6 12 (4.24%) Computer Science
7 7 (2.47%) Data Integration
8 5 (1.77%) Mathematics
9 4 (1.41%) Management Information System
10 3 (1.06%) Social Media
10 3 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.06%) FMCG
11 2 (0.71%) EPoS
11 2 (0.71%) Copywriting
12 1 (0.35%) Credit Risk
12 1 (0.35%) RIA
12 1 (0.35%) AS400
12 1 (0.35%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 34 (12.01%) Windows
2 27 (9.54%) Apple iOS
3 25 (8.83%) Windows 8
4 24 (8.48%) Android
5 7 (2.47%) UNIX
5 7 (2.47%) Windows XP
6 6 (2.12%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.35%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (18.73%) CRM
1 53 (18.73%) Project Management
2 45 (15.90%) MVC
2 45 (15.90%) E-Commerce
3 43 (15.19%) Mentoring
4 42 (14.84%) Agile Software Development
5 31 (10.95%) PRINCE2
6 29 (10.25%) Business Development
7 27 (9.54%) Scrum
7 27 (9.54%) OOP
7 27 (9.54%) iOS Development
8 26 (9.19%) Data Management
9 25 (8.83%) ERP
9 25 (8.83%) SOA
10 24 (8.48%) Stakeholder Management
10 24 (8.48%) Android Development
11 21 (7.42%) Six Sigma
12 20 (7.07%) Benchmarking
13 18 (6.36%) Programme Management
14 15 (5.30%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 33 (11.66%) JavaScript
2 28 (9.89%) C#
3 27 (9.54%) Java
3 27 (9.54%) Objective-C
4 24 (8.48%) ActionScript 3.0
4 24 (8.48%) ActionScript
5 19 (6.71%) SQL
6 8 (2.83%) ABAP
7 6 (2.12%) VBA
8 4 (1.41%) C++
8 4 (1.41%) COBOL
9 2 (0.71%) C
9 2 (0.71%) PHP
10 1 (0.35%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.35%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.35%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.35%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 84 (29.68%) Security Cleared
2 75 (26.50%) SC Cleared
3 41 (14.49%) Degree
4 19 (6.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 9 (3.18%) ISEB
6 7 (2.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 7 (2.47%) ISTQB
7 6 (2.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.71%) CRISC
8 2 (0.71%) PCI QSA
8 2 (0.71%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.71%) CISSP
8 2 (0.71%) CISA
8 2 (0.71%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.65%) QA
2 8 (2.83%) Data Quality
3 5 (1.77%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.35%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.71%) Terminal Services
1 2 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (0.71%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.71%) Nagios
2 1 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 42 (14.84%) Oracle
2 40 (14.13%) SAP
3 24 (8.48%) Sencha
3 24 (8.48%) Appcelerator
4 12 (4.24%) Microsoft
5 9 (3.18%) IBM
6 8 (2.83%) Informatica
6 8 (2.83%) Google
6 8 (2.83%) Talend
7 7 (2.47%) Hyperion
8 6 (2.12%) HP
9 5 (1.77%) Business Objects
9 5 (1.77%) SOASTA, Inc
10 4 (1.41%) Borland
10 4 (1.41%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.71%) Apple
11 2 (0.71%) VMware
11 2 (0.71%) WatchGuard
11 2 (0.71%) PeopleSoft
12 1 (0.35%) Siebel
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits AND bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: £50k - 70k per year + Plus car allowance and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
IT People First
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Health, Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £100,000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + it
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 27,000 - 38,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £32k plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Acorns Childrens Hospice Trust
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum Pension, Life Assurance
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester or Birmingham or Farnborough
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive with Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £30,000 per annum Benefits + Share options + Pension + More
Posted: 13 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + BENEFITS PACKAGE
Posted: 25 days ago