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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 46 31 27
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -4
Permanent jobs citing Retail 99 112 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 5.44% 6.24% 7.09%
As % of the General category 15.44% 13.78% 17.91%
Number of salaries quoted 66 92 88
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -21.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £27,500 £44,250
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £89,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,875 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.26% +3.52%
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
641 813 681
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 35.22% 45.27% 39.57%
Number of salaries quoted 479 734 501
Average salary £49,500 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.21% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +3.61%

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 1 May 2015.

Retail Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 62 (30.54%) Finance
1 62 (30.54%) Banking
2 47 (23.15%) Microsoft
3 36 (17.73%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (16.26%) HTML
4 33 (16.26%) MS Excel
5 32 (15.76%) Windows
5 32 (15.76%) JavaScript
5 32 (15.76%) SQL Server
6 31 (15.27%) Retail Banking
7 29 (14.29%) SQL
8 27 (13.30%) SAP
8 27 (13.30%) Project Management
9 26 (12.81%) PRINCE2
10 25 (12.32%) Oracle
10 25 (12.32%) Manufacturing
11 24 (11.82%) Degree
12 23 (11.33%) Time Management
12 23 (11.33%) Relational Database
12 23 (11.33%) CSS
12 23 (11.33%) E-Commerce
13 21 (10.34%) CRM
14 20 (9.85%) C#
15 19 (9.36%) SOA
15 19 (9.36%) ISTQB
16 18 (8.87%) RDBMS
16 18 (8.87%) XML
17 17 (8.37%) Java
18 16 (7.88%) .NET
18 16 (7.88%) KnockoutJS

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 9 (4.43%) WebSphere
1 9 (4.43%) JBoss
1 9 (4.43%) MS Exchange
1 9 (4.43%) WebSphere Application Server
2 8 (3.94%) IIS
2 8 (3.94%) SharePoint
3 6 (2.96%) WebLogic
3 6 (2.96%) Tomcat
3 6 (2.96%) Apache
4 5 (2.46%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (2.46%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (1.48%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.99%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (0.99%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.49%) SAS
Applications
1 33 (16.26%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.97%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.99%) MS Project
3 2 (0.99%) MS Office
4 1 (0.49%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (2.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.97%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (1.97%) Oracle ERP
2 4 (1.97%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (1.97%) SAP Business One
2 4 (1.97%) SAP HCM
3 3 (1.48%) Temenos T24
3 3 (1.48%) Magento
3 3 (1.48%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.99%) SAP SCM
4 2 (0.99%) SAP APO
4 2 (0.99%) Finacle
5 1 (0.49%) SAP MII
5 1 (0.49%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.49%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.49%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.97%) SuccessFactors
3 3 (1.48%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.43%) SSL
1 9 (4.43%) TCP/IP
2 8 (3.94%) Internet
3 5 (2.46%) VLAN
3 5 (2.46%) DNS
3 5 (2.46%) VoIP
3 5 (2.46%) Firewall
3 5 (2.46%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (1.97%) Unified Communications
5 3 (1.48%) ATM
6 2 (0.99%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.49%) LAN
7 1 (0.49%) WAN
7 1 (0.49%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (15.76%) SQL Server
2 23 (11.33%) Relational Database
3 18 (8.87%) RDBMS
4 9 (4.43%) DB2
5 6 (2.96%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (2.46%) MySQL
7 4 (1.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (1.48%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (1.48%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (0.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.99%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.99%) RavenDB
9 2 (0.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.49%) OLAP Cube
10 1 (0.49%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.49%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.49%) OLAP
10 1 (0.49%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.49%) Data Mart
10 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 9 (4.43%) Visual Studio
2 6 (2.96%) NetBeans
2 6 (2.96%) Subversion
2 6 (2.96%) LSMW
2 6 (2.96%) Maven
2 6 (2.96%) Ant
2 6 (2.96%) Eclipse
3 5 (2.46%) Git (software)
4 3 (1.48%) Talend Open Studio
4 3 (1.48%) Visual Studio Team System
4 3 (1.48%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.99%) JMeter
5 2 (0.99%) NUnit
5 2 (0.99%) SilkPerformer
5 2 (0.99%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (0.99%) LoadRunner
5 2 (0.99%) Selenium
6 1 (0.49%) MSBuild
6 1 (0.49%) Hudson
6 1 (0.49%) CruiseControl
General
1 62 (30.54%) Finance
1 62 (30.54%) Banking
2 31 (15.27%) Retail Banking
3 25 (12.32%) Manufacturing
4 15 (7.39%) Publishing
4 15 (7.39%) Telecoms
5 8 (3.94%) Legal
5 8 (3.94%) Marketing
6 5 (2.46%) Games
7 1 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.49%) Billing
7 1 (0.49%) Advertising
7 1 (0.49%) Automotive
7 1 (0.49%) Law
Job Titles
1 45 (22.17%) Consultant
2 37 (18.23%) Analyst
3 34 (16.75%) Developer
4 25 (12.32%) Architect
4 25 (12.32%) Project Manager
5 19 (9.36%) Business Analyst
6 15 (7.39%) Business Consultant
7 12 (5.91%) SAP Consultant
7 12 (5.91%) Test Manager
8 11 (5.42%) Banking Business Analyst
9 10 (4.93%) Software Developer
9 10 (4.93%) Front-End Developer
10 9 (4.43%) Technical Consultant
11 7 (3.45%) Test Analyst
11 7 (3.45%) Technical Architect
11 7 (3.45%) Support Analyst
12 6 (2.96%) Solutions Architect
12 6 (2.96%) Junior Software Developer
12 6 (2.96%) IT Project Manager
12 6 (2.96%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (16.26%) HTML
2 23 (11.33%) CSS
3 18 (8.87%) XML
4 16 (7.88%) .NET
4 16 (7.88%) KnockoutJS
5 14 (6.90%) Web Services
6 9 (4.43%) Java EE
6 9 (4.43%) ASP.NET
6 9 (4.43%) Spring
7 8 (3.94%) SOAP
7 8 (3.94%) HTML5
8 7 (3.45%) CSS3
9 6 (2.96%) J2EE
9 6 (2.96%) Struts
9 6 (2.96%) JSP
9 6 (2.96%) DOM
9 6 (2.96%) XSLT
9 6 (2.96%) JMS
9 6 (2.96%) EDI
9 6 (2.96%) JavaBeans
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.42%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (4.43%) Computer Science
3 8 (3.94%) Smart Meter
4 7 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (2.96%) Client/Server
6 5 (2.46%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.48%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.48%) Credit Risk
7 3 (1.48%) SWIFT
7 3 (1.48%) EPoS
7 3 (1.48%) VAX
8 2 (0.99%) LIMS
8 2 (0.99%) Thin Client
8 2 (0.99%) Social Media
8 2 (0.99%) Learning Management System
8 2 (0.99%) FMCG
8 2 (0.99%) Mathematics
8 2 (0.99%) Fat Client
8 2 (0.99%) Blog
8 2 (0.99%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 32 (15.76%) Windows
2 12 (5.91%) Linux
3 9 (4.43%) UNIX
4 5 (2.46%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (2.46%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (1.97%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.99%) Windows XP
6 2 (0.99%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (17.73%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (13.30%) Project Management
3 26 (12.81%) PRINCE2
4 23 (11.33%) Time Management
4 23 (11.33%) E-Commerce
5 21 (10.34%) CRM
6 19 (9.36%) SOA
7 15 (7.39%) MVC
7 15 (7.39%) Software Testing
8 14 (6.90%) ERP
9 13 (6.40%) ITIL
9 13 (6.40%) Software Engineering
9 13 (6.40%) Logistics
9 13 (6.40%) Stakeholder Management
10 12 (5.91%) OO
10 12 (5.91%) Mentoring
10 12 (5.91%) User Acceptance Testing
11 11 (5.42%) Risk Management
12 10 (4.93%) Migration
12 10 (4.93%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (15.76%) JavaScript
2 29 (14.29%) SQL
3 20 (9.85%) C#
4 17 (8.37%) Java
5 7 (3.45%) ABAP
6 6 (2.96%) Perl
6 6 (2.96%) Shell Script
6 6 (2.96%) XPath
7 3 (1.48%) PHP
7 3 (1.48%) PL/SQL
8 2 (0.99%) Objective-C
8 2 (0.99%) T-SQL
8 2 (0.99%) VB.NET
8 2 (0.99%) VBA
9 1 (0.49%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 24 (11.82%) Degree
2 19 (9.36%) ISTQB
3 14 (6.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 10 (4.93%) ISEB
4 10 (4.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 9 (4.43%) Security Cleared
6 7 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 6 (2.96%) CISA
7 6 (2.96%) CISSP
7 6 (2.96%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (2.96%) SC Cleared
8 5 (2.46%) PCI QSA
8 5 (2.46%) CRISC
8 5 (2.46%) CISM
9 4 (1.97%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.99%) ISEB Practitioner
11 1 (0.49%) MCPD
11 1 (0.49%) Six Sigma Black Belt
11 1 (0.49%) MCAD
11 1 (0.49%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.42%) QA
1 11 (5.42%) FATCA
2 7 (3.45%) PCI DSS
3 5 (2.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.48%) Data Quality
4 3 (1.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.49%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.49%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (3.45%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.46%) Hyper-V
3 5 (2.46%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (2.46%) Nagios
Vendors
1 47 (23.15%) Microsoft
2 27 (13.30%) SAP
3 25 (12.32%) Oracle
4 7 (3.45%) Citrix
4 7 (3.45%) BT
5 6 (2.96%) VMware
6 5 (2.46%) WatchGuard
7 3 (1.48%) Talend
7 3 (1.48%) Business Objects
7 3 (1.48%) Informatica
8 2 (0.99%) Misys
8 2 (0.99%) Temenos
8 2 (0.99%) TSYS
8 2 (0.99%) Fiserv
8 2 (0.99%) SEEBURGER
9 1 (0.49%) Facebook
9 1 (0.49%) Twitter
9 1 (0.49%) Siebel
9 1 (0.49%) Adobe
9 1 (0.49%) Apple
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits 10% Bonus - Flex Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
PMC retail
Salary: Competitive Basic + Car / Car Allowance + Pension & flexible location
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Network ITR
Salary: 20k to 30k per year GBP
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
nGeneration Limited
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum Depending on Skills & Experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Churchill Frank
Salary: £28500 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Holidays / Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester or Birmingham or Farnborough
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive with Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester or Birmingham or Farnborough
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive with Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Farnborough, Birmingham or Manchester
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive with Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester or Birmingham or Farnborough
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive with Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Birmingham or Farnborough or Manchester
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive with Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester or Birmingham or Farnborough
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive with Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + 25 Days Holiday, Benefits, Pension
Posted: 19 days ago