The first 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Coventry region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 13 9 12
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Permanent jobs citing Retail 68 75 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 11.02% 11.11% 10.28%
As % of the General category 26.15% 38.66% 22.56%
Number of salaries quoted 66 53 37
Average salary £56,750 £53,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.07% +38.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £69,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
General Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
260 194 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 42.14% 28.74% 45.56%
Number of salaries quoted 201 127 141
Average salary £44,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.33% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Retail
West Midlands

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 11 July 2014.

Retail Salary Histogram in Coventry

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 34 (25.56%) Java
2 32 (24.06%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (24.06%) QA
3 27 (20.30%) Scrum
4 25 (18.80%) Stakeholder Management
5 21 (15.79%) Finance
5 21 (15.79%) Project Management
6 20 (15.04%) SQL
6 20 (15.04%) OO
7 18 (13.53%) XML
8 15 (11.28%) Banking
8 15 (11.28%) German Language
9 13 (9.77%) SAP
10 10 (7.52%) .NET
10 10 (7.52%) Windows
11 9 (6.77%) J2EE
11 9 (6.77%) Change Management
11 9 (6.77%) EPoS
12 8 (6.02%) VB
12 8 (6.02%) Marketing
13 7 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
13 7 (5.26%) Software Engineering
13 7 (5.26%) Struts
13 7 (5.26%) ITIL
13 7 (5.26%) Software Deployment
14 6 (4.51%) Wi-Fi
14 6 (4.51%) Electronics
14 6 (4.51%) Manufacturing
14 6 (4.51%) Perforce
14 6 (4.51%) PVCS

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 4 (3.01%) SharePoint
1 4 (3.01%) WebSphere
2 3 (2.26%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.50%) NetWeaver
3 2 (1.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.75%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.75%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
4 1 (0.75%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (1.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.75%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (4.51%) SAP Retail
2 5 (3.76%) SAP ERP
3 4 (3.01%) SAP SD
4 3 (2.26%) SAP SCM
4 3 (2.26%) SAP EWM
5 2 (1.50%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.75%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.51%) Ethernet
1 6 (4.51%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (1.50%) Wireless
3 1 (0.75%) DECT
3 1 (0.75%) PBX
3 1 (0.75%) VoIP
3 1 (0.75%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.50%) SAP BW
2 1 (0.75%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.75%) Snowflake Schema
2 1 (0.75%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 6 (4.51%) PVCS
1 6 (4.51%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (2.26%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.75%) Cucumber
General
1 21 (15.79%) Finance
2 15 (11.28%) Banking
2 15 (11.28%) German Language
3 8 (6.02%) Marketing
4 6 (4.51%) Manufacturing
4 6 (4.51%) Electronics
5 5 (3.76%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.50%) Back Office
6 2 (1.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 37 (27.82%) Project Manager
2 23 (17.29%) Development Manager
2 23 (17.29%) Software Manager
3 20 (15.04%) Development Project Manager
4 17 (12.78%) Analyst
5 16 (12.03%) Software Development Manager
5 16 (12.03%) Software Project Manager
5 16 (12.03%) Software Development Project Manager
6 13 (9.77%) Consultant
6 13 (9.77%) QA Manager
7 12 (9.02%) Quality Manager
8 9 (6.77%) Business Analyst
9 7 (5.26%) Developer
9 7 (5.26%) Java Developer
9 7 (5.26%) Deployment Manager
10 6 (4.51%) Applications Manager
11 5 (3.76%) SAP Consultant
11 5 (3.76%) Senior Software Engineer
11 5 (3.76%) Embedded Software Engineer
11 5 (3.76%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (13.53%) XML
2 10 (7.52%) .NET
3 9 (6.77%) J2EE
4 7 (5.26%) Struts
5 6 (4.51%) MFC
6 4 (3.01%) HTML
6 4 (3.01%) CSS
6 4 (3.01%) XSLT
6 4 (3.01%) J2SE
6 4 (3.01%) Spring
7 3 (2.26%) iBATIS
7 3 (2.26%) Struts2
7 3 (2.26%) JSP
7 3 (2.26%) Servlets
8 1 (0.75%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.75%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.77%) EPoS
2 4 (3.01%) Online Banking
2 4 (3.01%) Mobile Payment
3 2 (1.50%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.75%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (0.75%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.75%) Firmware
4 1 (0.75%) Blackberry
4 1 (0.75%) Device Driver
4 1 (0.75%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 10 (7.52%) Windows
2 2 (1.50%) Linux
2 2 (1.50%) Windows XP
3 1 (0.75%) SUSE
3 1 (0.75%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.75%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (24.06%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (20.30%) Scrum
3 25 (18.80%) Stakeholder Management
4 21 (15.79%) Project Management
5 20 (15.04%) OO
6 9 (6.77%) Change Management
7 7 (5.26%) ITIL
7 7 (5.26%) Software Engineering
7 7 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (5.26%) Software Deployment
8 6 (4.51%) System Testing
8 6 (4.51%) Waterfall
8 6 (4.51%) ERP
9 5 (3.76%) E-Commerce
9 5 (3.76%) Asset Management
10 4 (3.01%) UML
10 4 (3.01%) CRM
10 4 (3.01%) Service Management
10 4 (3.01%) Business Analysis
10 4 (3.01%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 34 (25.56%) Java
2 20 (15.04%) SQL
3 8 (6.02%) VB
4 6 (4.51%) Embedded C
4 6 (4.51%) C
4 6 (4.51%) C++
5 5 (3.76%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.50%) COBOL
6 2 (1.50%) ABAP
7 1 (0.75%) VBA
7 1 (0.75%) Python
7 1 (0.75%) Jython
7 1 (0.75%) PHP5
7 1 (0.75%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.75%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.75%) VBScript
7 1 (0.75%) C#
7 1 (0.75%) Perl
7 1 (0.75%) PHP
7 1 (0.75%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (2.26%) ISEB
1 3 (2.26%) ISTQB
1 3 (2.26%) Degree
2 2 (1.50%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (1.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (1.50%) MCSE
2 2 (1.50%) CCNP
2 2 (1.50%) CCNA
2 2 (1.50%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (1.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (0.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (0.75%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (24.06%) QA
2 2 (1.50%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.50%) COBIT
3 1 (0.75%) SLA
3 1 (0.75%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (1.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (1.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.50%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (0.75%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (0.75%) Control-M
2 1 (0.75%) MIMEsweeper
2 1 (0.75%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (9.77%) SAP
2 6 (4.51%) Perforce
3 4 (3.01%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.26%) Cisco
4 3 (2.26%) NetApp
5 2 (1.50%) VMware
5 2 (1.50%) Polycom
5 2 (1.50%) hybris
5 2 (1.50%) IBM
5 2 (1.50%) Cognizant
5 2 (1.50%) EMC
5 2 (1.50%) McAfee
6 1 (0.75%) Citrix
6 1 (0.75%) Avaya
6 1 (0.75%) Software AG
6 1 (0.75%) Oracle
6 1 (0.75%) RightFax
6 1 (0.75%) Mitel
6 1 (0.75%) webMethods
6 1 (0.75%) Ab Initio
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