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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank 39 40 35
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -5
Permanent jobs citing Retail 105 98 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 5.22% 5.50% 5.33%
As % of the General category 13.73% 16.98% 11.27%
Number of salaries quoted 62 77 61
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +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
765 577 701
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 38.02% 32.40% 47.33%
Number of salaries quoted 640 494 593
Average salary £44,160 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.86% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £75,000
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 5 February 2016.

Retail Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 73 (39.25%) Finance
2 49 (26.34%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (21.51%) Banking
4 30 (16.13%) SAP
4 30 (16.13%) Games
5 27 (14.52%) SQL Server
5 27 (14.52%) E-Commerce
5 27 (14.52%) Manufacturing
6 26 (13.98%) Project Management
7 25 (13.44%) SQL
8 24 (12.90%) Publishing
9 22 (11.83%) Stakeholder Management
9 22 (11.83%) PRINCE2
10 20 (10.75%) C++
10 20 (10.75%) MS Excel
10 20 (10.75%) Degree
11 19 (10.22%) Analytical Skills
11 19 (10.22%) Logistics
12 16 (8.60%) Business Analysis
12 16 (8.60%) SDLC
12 16 (8.60%) User Acceptance Testing
13 15 (8.06%) Microsoft
14 14 (7.53%) CRM
14 14 (7.53%) ETL
14 14 (7.53%) HTML
14 14 (7.53%) Telecoms
14 14 (7.53%) Subversion
14 14 (7.53%) Git (software)
14 14 (7.53%) Mentoring
15 13 (6.99%) Retail Banking

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 5 (2.69%) SAS
1 5 (2.69%) WebSphere
2 3 (1.61%) IIS
2 3 (1.61%) JBoss
2 3 (1.61%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (1.08%) CMS
4 1 (0.54%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 20 (10.75%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.23%) MS Project
3 4 (2.15%) Spreadsheet
3 4 (2.15%) SPSS
4 3 (1.61%) Adobe After Effects
4 3 (1.61%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (1.61%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.61%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.54%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 6 (3.23%) SAP MII
2 2 (1.08%) SAP HCM
2 2 (1.08%) SAP PM
2 2 (1.08%) SAP PS
2 2 (1.08%) SAP SD
3 1 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.54%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.54%) Magento
3 1 (0.54%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.54%) SAP GRC
3 1 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.54%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.08%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.54%) AdWords
2 1 (0.54%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.61%) DHCP
1 3 (1.61%) DNS
1 3 (1.61%) Kerberos
1 3 (1.61%) LAN
1 3 (1.61%) SAN
1 3 (1.61%) SSL
1 3 (1.61%) TCP/IP
1 3 (1.61%) WAN
2 2 (1.08%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (14.52%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (4.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 8 (4.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (3.76%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (2.69%) MySQL
5 5 (2.69%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (1.61%) DB2
6 3 (1.61%) RDBMS
6 3 (1.61%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.61%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (1.61%) SQL Server 2016
6 3 (1.61%) SSDT
7 2 (1.08%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (1.08%) QlikView
8 1 (0.54%) Big Data
8 1 (0.54%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (0.54%) Pentaho
8 1 (0.54%) SAP HANA
8 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 14 (7.53%) Git (software)
1 14 (7.53%) Subversion
2 5 (2.69%) LSMW
3 3 (1.61%) JIRA
3 3 (1.61%) Visual Studio
3 3 (1.61%) Zephyr
4 2 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.54%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.54%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.54%) NUnit
5 1 (0.54%) Selenium
5 1 (0.54%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (0.54%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 73 (39.25%) Finance
2 40 (21.51%) Banking
3 30 (16.13%) Games
4 27 (14.52%) Manufacturing
5 24 (12.90%) Publishing
6 14 (7.53%) Telecoms
7 13 (6.99%) Retail Banking
8 12 (6.45%) Billing
9 7 (3.76%) Marketing
10 6 (3.23%) Corporate Banking
11 5 (2.69%) Pharmaceutical
12 4 (2.15%) Advertising
13 3 (1.61%) Law
14 2 (1.08%) Back Office
15 1 (0.54%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 39 (20.97%) Analyst
2 35 (18.82%) Developer
3 28 (15.05%) Consultant
4 21 (11.29%) Business Analyst
5 16 (8.60%) SAP Consultant
6 14 (7.53%) Project Manager
7 12 (6.45%) Architect
8 11 (5.91%) IT Manager
8 11 (5.91%) Senior Developer
9 9 (4.84%) C++ Developer
10 8 (4.30%) Solutions Architect
10 8 (4.30%) Technical Consultant
11 7 (3.76%) E-Commerce Analyst
11 7 (3.76%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
11 7 (3.76%) SAP Logistics Consultant
11 7 (3.76%) Senior Analyst
11 7 (3.76%) Test Analyst
11 7 (3.76%) Test Manager
12 6 (3.23%) ABAP Consultant
12 6 (3.23%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (7.53%) HTML
2 10 (5.38%) HTML5
3 6 (3.23%) .NET
3 6 (3.23%) BAPI
3 6 (3.23%) CSS
3 6 (3.23%) SAP ALE
3 6 (3.23%) SAP Fiori
3 6 (3.23%) SAP Smart Forms
3 6 (3.23%) SAPUI5
4 5 (2.69%) CSS3
4 5 (2.69%) EDI
4 5 (2.69%) jQuery
4 5 (2.69%) WPF
5 4 (2.15%) Java EE
5 4 (2.15%) XML
6 3 (1.61%) Software Packaging
7 2 (1.08%) Web Dynpro
7 2 (1.08%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 1 (0.54%) SAP Basis
8 1 (0.54%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 19 (10.22%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (5.91%) Smart Meter
3 7 (3.76%) Clustering
3 7 (3.76%) Equities
3 7 (3.76%) FMCG
3 7 (3.76%) Replication
4 6 (3.23%) Data Centre
4 6 (3.23%) Derivative
4 6 (3.23%) Mobile App
5 5 (2.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 5 (2.69%) LIMS
5 5 (2.69%) W3C
6 4 (2.15%) Credit Risk
6 4 (2.15%) Economics
6 4 (2.15%) EPoS
7 3 (1.61%) Animation
7 3 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.61%) Life Science
7 3 (1.61%) Motion Graphics
7 3 (1.61%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 13 (6.99%) Windows
2 6 (3.23%) Windows 7
3 4 (2.15%) Linux
4 3 (1.61%) Unix
4 3 (1.61%) Windows 8
4 3 (1.61%) Windows Mobile
4 3 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (1.61%) Windows Vista
4 3 (1.61%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.54%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (26.34%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (14.52%) E-Commerce
3 26 (13.98%) Project Management
4 22 (11.83%) PRINCE2
4 22 (11.83%) Stakeholder Management
5 19 (10.22%) Logistics
6 16 (8.60%) Business Analysis
6 16 (8.60%) SDLC
6 16 (8.60%) User Acceptance Testing
7 14 (7.53%) CRM
7 14 (7.53%) ETL
7 14 (7.53%) Mentoring
8 13 (6.99%) Risk Management
9 12 (6.45%) TDD
10 11 (5.91%) BDD
10 11 (5.91%) Software Testing
11 10 (5.38%) Integration Testing
11 10 (5.38%) Presales
11 10 (5.38%) Scrum
11 10 (5.38%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (13.44%) SQL
2 20 (10.75%) C++
3 13 (6.99%) ABAP
4 12 (6.45%) Java
5 11 (5.91%) C#
6 10 (5.38%) JavaScript
7 7 (3.76%) Python
8 6 (3.23%) PHP
8 6 (3.23%) SAPscript
9 5 (2.69%) C
9 5 (2.69%) T-SQL
10 3 (1.61%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.54%) Perl
11 1 (0.54%) R
11 1 (0.54%) Tcl
11 1 (0.54%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 20 (10.75%) Degree
2 12 (6.45%) ISTQB
3 6 (3.23%) APMP
3 6 (3.23%) CISM
4 5 (2.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (2.15%) CISA
5 4 (2.15%) CRISC
5 4 (2.15%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 4 (2.15%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 3 (1.61%) MCITP
6 3 (1.61%) MCSE
6 3 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.08%) CISSP
7 2 (1.08%) PCI QSA
7 2 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (1.08%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.54%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.54%) ISEB
8 1 (0.54%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.54%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (2.15%) COBIT
3 3 (1.61%) QA
4 2 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.08%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.54%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (3.23%) Hyper-V
2 5 (2.69%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.61%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 3 (1.61%) Sysprep
2 2 (1.08%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 30 (16.13%) SAP
2 15 (8.06%) Microsoft
3 6 (3.23%) VMware
4 5 (2.69%) Adobe
4 5 (2.69%) Oracle
5 3 (1.61%) Citrix
5 3 (1.61%) hybris
5 3 (1.61%) IBM
5 3 (1.61%) SolarWinds
6 2 (1.08%) Epicor
6 2 (1.08%) Google
6 2 (1.08%) Tableau
7 1 (0.54%) Autodesk
7 1 (0.54%) Cognos
7 1 (0.54%) HP
7 1 (0.54%) Informatica
7 1 (0.54%) MuleSoft
7 1 (0.54%) Sage
7 1 (0.54%) Talend
7 1 (0.54%) Teradata
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Atos
Salary: Competitive Salary with Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £95,000 with an impressive benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Robert Walters Technology - Philip Morris
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Colossus Associates
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum, Benefits 0
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Real Staffing
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 55,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £90,000 (Plus Excellent Package)
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £90,000 + excellent package
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
ECOM
Salary: £29000 - £30000 per annum + bonuses, life assurance, pension, holiday
Posted: 6 days ago
London, Reading, birmingham, manchester
Dynamic Nation
Salary: £60,000 - £80,000 per year
Posted: 11 days ago
Birmingham
360 Resourcing Solutions .
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Birmingham
360 Resourcing Solutions .
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive Salary + Flexible Benefits Package
Posted: 18 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive Salary + Flexible Benefits Package
Posted: 18 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 19 days ago
Birmingham
Edenhouse Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago