The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 31 10 43
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +33
Permanent jobs citing Retail 39 76 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 6.48% 14.96% 3.85%
As % of the General category 17.73% 43.93% 13.42%
Number of salaries quoted 39 54 19
Average salary £55,000 £44,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,800 £24,500 £33,700
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £51,350 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
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 Coventry region.

General Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
220 173 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 36.54% 34.06% 28.71%
Number of salaries quoted 196 122 115
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £51,350
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Retail across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Retail
Salary Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Retail across the Coventry region.

Retail Salary Trend in Coventry

Retail
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Retail across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Retail Salary Histogram in Coventry

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 49 (44.55%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (28.18%) Java
3 24 (21.82%) QA
4 22 (20.00%) Scrum
5 19 (17.27%) SQL
6 18 (16.36%) Stakeholder Management
7 17 (15.45%) Finance
8 16 (14.55%) .NET
8 16 (14.55%) E-Commerce
8 16 (14.55%) Waterfall
9 14 (12.73%) Analytical Skills
10 13 (11.82%) XML
10 13 (11.82%) OO
11 12 (10.91%) Project Management
11 12 (10.91%) Coaching
11 12 (10.91%) Line Management
12 10 (9.09%) Product Management
13 9 (8.18%) Degree
14 8 (7.27%) German Language
14 8 (7.27%) Banking
14 8 (7.27%) SOA
15 7 (6.36%) JavaScript
15 7 (6.36%) CSQE
15 7 (6.36%) Software Deployment
16 6 (5.45%) WebSphere
16 6 (5.45%) Logistics
16 6 (5.45%) Manufacturing
16 6 (5.45%) HTML
16 6 (5.45%) J2EE
16 6 (5.45%) CSS

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 6 (5.45%) WebSphere
2 2 (1.82%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
2 2 (1.82%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.91%) SAS
3 1 (0.91%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 5 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.82%) MS Project
3 1 (0.91%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.91%) Ethernet
1 1 (0.91%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (0.91%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.91%) SQL Server
1 1 (0.91%) SAP BW
1 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.91%) Visual Studio
1 1 (0.91%) PVCS
1 1 (0.91%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (0.91%) Selenium
1 1 (0.91%) FitNesse
1 1 (0.91%) Cucumber
General
1 17 (15.45%) Finance
2 8 (7.27%) Banking
2 8 (7.27%) German Language
3 6 (5.45%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.82%) Back Office
4 2 (1.82%) Local Government
4 2 (1.82%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.91%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 31 (28.18%) Project Manager
2 19 (17.27%) Development Manager
3 18 (16.36%) Software Manager
4 16 (14.55%) Analyst
5 15 (13.64%) Development Project Manager
6 12 (10.91%) Product Manager
7 11 (10.00%) Software Development Manager
7 11 (10.00%) Software Project Manager
7 11 (10.00%) Software Development Project Manager
8 8 (7.27%) Business Analyst
8 8 (7.27%) QA Manager
9 7 (6.36%) Deployment Manager
9 7 (6.36%) Quality Manager
10 6 (5.45%) Developer
10 6 (5.45%) Consultant
11 5 (4.55%) Senior Developer
11 5 (4.55%) Applications Support
11 5 (4.55%) Trainee
12 4 (3.64%) Product Development Manager
12 4 (3.64%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (14.55%) .NET
2 13 (11.82%) XML
3 6 (5.45%) J2EE
3 6 (5.45%) HTML
3 6 (5.45%) CSS
4 3 (2.73%) Struts
4 3 (2.73%) ASP.NET
4 3 (2.73%) XSLT
4 3 (2.73%) J2SE
5 2 (1.82%) Middleware
5 2 (1.82%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (1.82%) JSP
5 2 (1.82%) Servlets
6 1 (0.91%) MFC
6 1 (0.91%) Spring
6 1 (0.91%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.91%) WCF
6 1 (0.91%) jQuery
6 1 (0.91%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.73%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.55%) Online Banking
3 4 (3.64%) EPoS
3 4 (3.64%) Economics
4 2 (1.82%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.91%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.91%) FMCG
5 1 (0.91%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.55%) Windows
2 2 (1.82%) Linux
3 1 (0.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.91%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.91%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (44.55%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (20.00%) Scrum
3 18 (16.36%) Stakeholder Management
4 16 (14.55%) E-Commerce
4 16 (14.55%) Waterfall
5 13 (11.82%) OO
6 12 (10.91%) Project Management
6 12 (10.91%) Line Management
6 12 (10.91%) Coaching
7 10 (9.09%) Product Management
8 8 (7.27%) SOA
9 7 (6.36%) Software Deployment
10 6 (5.45%) Logistics
11 5 (4.55%) PRINCE2
12 4 (3.64%) ITIL
12 4 (3.64%) Data Analysis
12 4 (3.64%) Business Analysis
12 4 (3.64%) Business Development
13 3 (2.73%) Programme Management
13 3 (2.73%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 31 (28.18%) Java
2 19 (17.27%) SQL
3 7 (6.36%) JavaScript
4 4 (3.64%) C#
4 4 (3.64%) VB
5 2 (1.82%) VB.NET
5 2 (1.82%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.82%) PHP
5 2 (1.82%) VBA
5 2 (1.82%) C
5 2 (1.82%) PHP5
6 1 (0.91%) Python
6 1 (0.91%) Embedded C
6 1 (0.91%) Jython
6 1 (0.91%) C++
6 1 (0.91%) COBOL
6 1 (0.91%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 9 (8.18%) Degree
2 7 (6.36%) CSQE
3 6 (5.45%) ISEB
4 4 (3.64%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (21.82%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (1.82%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.91%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 5 (4.55%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.64%) IBM
2 4 (3.64%) BT
2 4 (3.64%) ATG
2 4 (3.64%) Intershop
2 4 (3.64%) Actinic
2 4 (3.64%) hybris
2 4 (3.64%) Venda
2 4 (3.64%) Demandware
3 2 (1.82%) Capita
3 2 (1.82%) webMethods
3 2 (1.82%) HP
4 1 (0.91%) Citrix
4 1 (0.91%) Avaya
4 1 (0.91%) Software AG
4 1 (0.91%) Cognizant
4 1 (0.91%) SAP
4 1 (0.91%) Cisco
4 1 (0.91%) Perforce
4 1 (0.91%) RedPrairie
Coventry
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Health, Pension, Shares
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £48000 - £54000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago