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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 43 36 46
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +10
Permanent jobs citing Retail 110 103 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 5.33% 5.48% 3.95%
As % of the General category 15.65% 12.45% 11.50%
Number of salaries quoted 89 80 52
Average salary £42,500 £48,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.45% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £36,350 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £77,750 £62,500
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
703 827 574
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 34.04% 43.99% 34.35%
Number of salaries quoted 625 726 459
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £62,500 £66,200
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 19 December 2014.

Retail Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 84 (31.46%) Finance
2 67 (25.09%) Security Cleared
3 58 (21.72%) SC Cleared
4 48 (17.98%) HTML
4 48 (17.98%) Project Management
5 47 (17.60%) Agile Software Development
6 46 (17.23%) E-Commerce
7 44 (16.48%) CRM
7 44 (16.48%) Mentoring
8 41 (15.36%) JavaScript
8 41 (15.36%) CSS
8 41 (15.36%) MVC
9 40 (14.98%) Oracle
9 40 (14.98%) Banking
9 40 (14.98%) Analytical Skills
10 39 (14.61%) Windows
11 38 (14.23%) Degree
11 38 (14.23%) SAP
12 36 (13.48%) jQuery
13 35 (13.11%) Mobile App
14 34 (12.73%) Manufacturing
15 33 (12.36%) XML
16 32 (11.99%) HTML5
16 32 (11.99%) PRINCE2
17 30 (11.24%) C#
18 29 (10.86%) Scrum
19 28 (10.49%) Java
19 28 (10.49%) JSON
19 28 (10.49%) User Experience
20 27 (10.11%) Git (software)

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 5 (1.87%) IIS
2 4 (1.50%) MS Exchange
2 4 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (0.75%) WebLogic
3 2 (0.75%) Apache
3 2 (0.75%) Tomcat
3 2 (0.75%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.37%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.37%) SAS
4 1 (0.37%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 8 (3.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.25%) Photoshop
3 5 (1.87%) MS Office
4 4 (1.50%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.37%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (3.75%) Oracle ERP
2 7 (2.62%) SAP CRM
2 7 (2.62%) Google Analytics
3 6 (2.25%) SAP HCM
4 4 (1.50%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (1.12%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (1.12%) SAP MM
5 3 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (1.12%) Oracle Financials
5 3 (1.12%) Oracle 11i
6 2 (0.75%) PeopleSoft HRMS
6 2 (0.75%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.37%) SAP HR
7 1 (0.37%) SAP SD
7 1 (0.37%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.25%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.00%) Internet
2 4 (1.50%) Firewall
2 4 (1.50%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (1.50%) VLAN
2 4 (1.50%) VoIP
2 4 (1.50%) FTP
2 4 (1.50%) DNS
3 3 (1.12%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.37%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (7.87%) SQL Server
2 14 (5.24%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (1.87%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (1.12%) RDBMS
4 3 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (1.12%) MySQL
4 3 (1.12%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.75%) EDRMS
6 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.37%) QlikView
6 1 (0.37%) Base SAS
6 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 27 (10.11%) Git (software)
2 26 (9.74%) JIRA
2 26 (9.74%) Ant
3 24 (8.99%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 8 (3.00%) Talend Open Studio
5 6 (2.25%) LSMW
6 5 (1.87%) Visual Studio
7 3 (1.12%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.75%) Selenium
8 2 (0.75%) NeoLoad
8 2 (0.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (0.75%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.75%) Subversion
8 2 (0.75%) Maven
8 2 (0.75%) LoadRunner
8 2 (0.75%) NetBeans
9 1 (0.37%) NUnit
9 1 (0.37%) QuickTest Pro
9 1 (0.37%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 84 (31.46%) Finance
2 40 (14.98%) Banking
3 34 (12.73%) Manufacturing
4 24 (8.99%) Back Office
5 16 (5.99%) Marketing
6 14 (5.24%) Telecoms
7 13 (4.87%) Retail Banking
8 12 (4.49%) German Language
8 12 (4.49%) Billing
9 5 (1.87%) Pharmaceutical
9 5 (1.87%) Publishing
9 5 (1.87%) Games
10 4 (1.50%) Legal
11 3 (1.12%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.37%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 56 (20.97%) Developer
2 51 (19.10%) Consultant
3 50 (18.73%) Analyst
4 30 (11.24%) Project Manager
5 26 (9.74%) Business Analyst
6 24 (8.99%) Applications Developer
6 24 (8.99%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 24 (8.99%) Mobile Developer
7 18 (6.74%) SAP Consultant
8 17 (6.37%) Senior Developer
8 17 (6.37%) Architect
9 15 (5.62%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
9 15 (5.62%) Senior Applications Developer
10 12 (4.49%) Solutions Architect
11 10 (3.75%) Junior
11 10 (3.75%) Business Consultant
11 10 (3.75%) Business Transformation Consultant
12 9 (3.37%) Senior SAP Consultant
12 9 (3.37%) Content Manager
12 9 (3.37%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (17.98%) HTML
2 41 (15.36%) CSS
3 36 (13.48%) jQuery
4 33 (12.36%) XML
5 32 (11.99%) HTML5
6 28 (10.49%) JSON
7 25 (9.36%) Ajax
7 25 (9.36%) Silverlight
7 25 (9.36%) AngularJS
8 24 (8.99%) PhoneGap
9 22 (8.24%) .NET
10 19 (7.12%) ASP.NET
11 18 (6.74%) Web Services
12 17 (6.37%) Middleware
13 13 (4.87%) WCF
14 12 (4.49%) LINQ
14 12 (4.49%) ASP.NET MVC
14 12 (4.49%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 10 (3.75%) KnockoutJS
16 7 (2.62%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 40 (14.98%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (13.11%) Mobile App
3 28 (10.49%) User Experience
4 24 (8.99%) N-Tier
4 24 (8.99%) Blackberry
5 23 (8.61%) Smart Meter
6 12 (4.49%) Computer Science
7 7 (2.62%) Data Integration
8 5 (1.87%) Mathematics
8 5 (1.87%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.12%) FMCG
9 3 (1.12%) Social Media
9 3 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.75%) EPoS
10 2 (0.75%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.75%) Copywriting
11 1 (0.37%) Credit Risk
11 1 (0.37%) AS400
11 1 (0.37%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 39 (14.61%) Windows
2 27 (10.11%) Apple iOS
3 25 (9.36%) Windows 8
4 24 (8.99%) Android
5 8 (3.00%) Windows XP
6 7 (2.62%) Windows 7
7 5 (1.87%) UNIX
8 4 (1.50%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (1.50%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.37%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (17.98%) Project Management
2 47 (17.60%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (17.23%) E-Commerce
4 44 (16.48%) CRM
4 44 (16.48%) Mentoring
5 41 (15.36%) MVC
6 32 (11.99%) PRINCE2
7 29 (10.86%) Scrum
8 27 (10.11%) OOP
8 27 (10.11%) SOA
8 27 (10.11%) iOS Development
9 26 (9.74%) ERP
10 24 (8.99%) Stakeholder Management
10 24 (8.99%) Android Development
11 21 (7.87%) Data Management
12 18 (6.74%) Business Development
13 15 (5.62%) Programme Management
13 15 (5.62%) ETL
14 14 (5.24%) Business Intelligence
14 14 (5.24%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 41 (15.36%) JavaScript
2 30 (11.24%) C#
3 28 (10.49%) Java
4 27 (10.11%) Objective-C
5 24 (8.99%) ActionScript
5 24 (8.99%) ActionScript 3.0
6 14 (5.24%) SQL
7 7 (2.62%) ABAP
8 5 (1.87%) VBA
9 4 (1.50%) C++
9 4 (1.50%) COBOL
10 2 (0.75%) C
10 2 (0.75%) Perl
10 2 (0.75%) PHP
10 2 (0.75%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.75%) XPath
10 2 (0.75%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.37%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.37%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 67 (25.09%) Security Cleared
2 58 (21.72%) SC Cleared
3 38 (14.23%) Degree
4 16 (5.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 10 (3.75%) ISTQB
6 9 (3.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 9 (3.37%) ISEB
7 8 (3.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 5 (1.87%) PCI QSA
8 5 (1.87%) CISSP
8 5 (1.87%) CISA
8 5 (1.87%) CISM
8 5 (1.87%) CRISC
9 2 (0.75%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (7.49%) QA
2 8 (3.00%) Data Quality
3 6 (2.25%) PCI DSS
4 5 (1.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (1.12%) FATCA
5 3 (1.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.75%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (1.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.50%) Hyper-V
2 4 (1.50%) Terminal Services
3 1 (0.37%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (1.50%) Nagios
2 1 (0.37%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 40 (14.98%) Oracle
2 38 (14.23%) SAP
3 24 (8.99%) Sencha
3 24 (8.99%) Appcelerator
4 14 (5.24%) Microsoft
5 9 (3.37%) IBM
6 8 (3.00%) Informatica
6 8 (3.00%) Talend
7 7 (2.62%) Google
7 7 (2.62%) Hyperion
8 5 (1.87%) Business Objects
8 5 (1.87%) VMware
9 4 (1.50%) WatchGuard
9 4 (1.50%) Borland
9 4 (1.50%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (1.12%) HP
11 2 (0.75%) PeopleSoft
11 2 (0.75%) BT
11 2 (0.75%) Apple
11 2 (0.75%) SOASTA, Inc
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