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 25 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 12 6 18
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +12
Permanent jobs citing Retail 70 89 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 11.13% 12.90% 8.42%
As % of the General category 26.32% 40.27% 20.78%
Number of salaries quoted 68 64 31
Average salary £56,750 £52,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.09% +36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,300 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,750 £66,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,843 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.64% -2.57%
General Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
266 221 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 42.29% 32.03% 40.53%
Number of salaries quoted 215 143 130
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,800 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £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 25 July 2014.

Retail Salary Histogram in Coventry

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 25 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 36 (27.27%) Java
2 33 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (24.24%) QA
4 27 (20.45%) Scrum
5 23 (17.42%) Stakeholder Management
6 22 (16.67%) Finance
7 21 (15.91%) Project Management
7 21 (15.91%) SQL
8 19 (14.39%) XML
8 19 (14.39%) OO
9 14 (10.61%) Banking
10 13 (9.85%) German Language
11 12 (9.09%) SAP
11 12 (9.09%) .NET
11 12 (9.09%) CSQE
12 10 (7.58%) J2EE
13 8 (6.06%) VB
13 8 (6.06%) Windows
13 8 (6.06%) Change Management
14 7 (5.30%) EPoS
14 7 (5.30%) Manufacturing
14 7 (5.30%) Struts
14 7 (5.30%) E-Commerce
14 7 (5.30%) Waterfall
14 7 (5.30%) Continuous Improvement
14 7 (5.30%) Software Deployment
14 7 (5.30%) Software Engineering
15 6 (4.55%) SAP Retail
15 6 (4.55%) Marketing
15 6 (4.55%) WebSphere

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 25 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 6 (4.55%) WebSphere
2 3 (2.27%) Tomcat
2 3 (2.27%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.52%) NetWeaver
3 2 (1.52%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
Applications
1 3 (2.27%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (4.55%) SAP Retail
2 5 (3.79%) SAP ERP
3 4 (3.03%) SAP SD
4 3 (2.27%) SAP SCM
4 3 (2.27%) SAP EWM
5 2 (1.52%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.76%) SAP MDM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.55%) Ethernet
1 6 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.76%) Wireless
2 1 (0.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.52%) SAP BW
2 1 (0.76%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.76%) Snowflake Schema
2 1 (0.76%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 6 (4.55%) PVCS
1 6 (4.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (2.27%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.76%) Cucumber
General
1 22 (16.67%) Finance
2 14 (10.61%) Banking
3 13 (9.85%) German Language
4 7 (5.30%) Manufacturing
5 6 (4.55%) Marketing
5 6 (4.55%) Electronics
6 4 (3.03%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.52%) Back Office
7 2 (1.52%) Legal
Job Titles
1 35 (26.52%) Project Manager
2 24 (18.18%) Development Manager
3 22 (16.67%) Software Manager
4 20 (15.15%) Development Project Manager
5 17 (12.88%) Analyst
6 15 (11.36%) Software Project Manager
6 15 (11.36%) Software Development Manager
6 15 (11.36%) Software Development Project Manager
7 13 (9.85%) Consultant
7 13 (9.85%) QA Manager
8 12 (9.09%) Quality Manager
9 8 (6.06%) Business Analyst
10 7 (5.30%) Developer
10 7 (5.30%) Deployment Manager
10 7 (5.30%) Java Developer
11 5 (3.79%) Embedded Software Engineer
11 5 (3.79%) Applications Support
11 5 (3.79%) Software Engineer
11 5 (3.79%) Trainee
11 5 (3.79%) Applications Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (14.39%) XML
2 12 (9.09%) .NET
3 10 (7.58%) J2EE
4 7 (5.30%) Struts
5 6 (4.55%) MFC
6 5 (3.79%) HTML
6 5 (3.79%) CSS
7 4 (3.03%) XSLT
7 4 (3.03%) J2SE
7 4 (3.03%) Spring
8 3 (2.27%) iBATIS
8 3 (2.27%) Struts2
8 3 (2.27%) JSP
8 3 (2.27%) Servlets
9 2 (1.52%) ASP.NET
9 2 (1.52%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.30%) EPoS
2 4 (3.03%) Online Banking
3 3 (2.27%) Economics
3 3 (2.27%) Mobile Payment
4 2 (1.52%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.76%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.76%) Firmware
5 1 (0.76%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.06%) Windows
2 2 (1.52%) Linux
3 1 (0.76%) SUSE
3 1 (0.76%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (20.45%) Scrum
3 23 (17.42%) Stakeholder Management
4 21 (15.91%) Project Management
5 19 (14.39%) OO
6 8 (6.06%) Change Management
7 7 (5.30%) E-Commerce
7 7 (5.30%) Software Engineering
7 7 (5.30%) Waterfall
7 7 (5.30%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (5.30%) Software Deployment
8 6 (4.55%) System Testing
9 5 (3.79%) Product Management
9 5 (3.79%) ERP
9 5 (3.79%) ITIL
10 4 (3.03%) CRM
10 4 (3.03%) Service Management
10 4 (3.03%) Business Development
11 3 (2.27%) Data Analysis
11 3 (2.27%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 36 (27.27%) Java
2 21 (15.91%) SQL
3 8 (6.06%) VB
4 6 (4.55%) Embedded C
4 6 (4.55%) JavaScript
4 6 (4.55%) C
4 6 (4.55%) C++
5 2 (1.52%) COBOL
5 2 (1.52%) C#
5 2 (1.52%) PHP
5 2 (1.52%) VB.NET
5 2 (1.52%) ABAP
5 2 (1.52%) PHP5
6 1 (0.76%) VBA
6 1 (0.76%) Python
6 1 (0.76%) Jython
6 1 (0.76%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.76%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.76%) Perl
Qualifications
1 12 (9.09%) CSQE
2 5 (3.79%) Degree
3 4 (3.03%) ISTQB
3 4 (3.03%) ISEB
4 2 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.76%) MCSE
5 1 (0.76%) CCNP
5 1 (0.76%) CCNA
5 1 (0.76%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.76%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (24.24%) QA
2 2 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.52%) COBIT
3 1 (0.76%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.76%) SLA
3 1 (0.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.76%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.76%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.76%) Control-M
Vendors
1 12 (9.09%) SAP
2 6 (4.55%) Perforce
3 5 (3.79%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.27%) hybris
5 2 (1.52%) Cisco
5 2 (1.52%) IBM
5 2 (1.52%) Cognizant
5 2 (1.52%) NetApp
6 1 (0.76%) webMethods
6 1 (0.76%) BT
6 1 (0.76%) ATG
6 1 (0.76%) EMC
6 1 (0.76%) Citrix
6 1 (0.76%) Avaya
6 1 (0.76%) Software AG
6 1 (0.76%) Venda
6 1 (0.76%) Demandware
6 1 (0.76%) Ab Initio
6 1 (0.76%) VMware
6 1 (0.76%) Intershop
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