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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 27 11 40
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +29
Permanent jobs citing Retail 45 65 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 7.56% 12.92% 4.26%
As % of the General category 19.91% 36.52% 14.97%
Number of salaries quoted 44 52 21
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +18.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £23,200 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
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
226 178 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 37.98% 35.39% 28.43%
Number of salaries quoted 194 128 126
Average salary £45,000 £35,500 £37,949
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.76% -6.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,150 £24,300 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £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 22 September 2014.

Retail Salary Histogram in Coventry

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 50 (45.05%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (31.53%) Java
3 30 (27.03%) QA
4 29 (26.13%) Scrum
5 21 (18.92%) SQL
6 19 (17.12%) Stakeholder Management
7 17 (15.32%) Finance
7 17 (15.32%) OO
8 16 (14.41%) XML
8 16 (14.41%) .NET
9 12 (10.81%) Waterfall
9 12 (10.81%) E-Commerce
10 11 (9.91%) Coaching
10 11 (9.91%) Analytical Skills
10 11 (9.91%) German Language
11 10 (9.01%) Banking
12 9 (8.11%) CSQE
12 9 (8.11%) Line Management
12 9 (8.11%) Project Management
13 8 (7.21%) Windows
13 8 (7.21%) Degree
13 8 (7.21%) Product Management
14 7 (6.31%) Software Deployment
14 7 (6.31%) J2EE
14 7 (6.31%) JavaScript
15 6 (5.41%) VB
15 6 (5.41%) HTML
15 6 (5.41%) CSS
15 6 (5.41%) ISEB
15 6 (5.41%) Software Engineering

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 5 (4.50%) WebSphere
2 3 (2.70%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.80%) NetWeaver
3 2 (1.80%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
Applications
1 5 (4.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.90%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.60%) Wi-Fi
1 4 (3.60%) Ethernet
2 1 (0.90%) WAN
2 1 (0.90%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.80%) SAP BW
2 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (0.90%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.90%) Snowflake Schema
2 1 (0.90%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 4 (3.60%) PVCS
1 4 (3.60%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (1.80%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.90%) Selenium
3 1 (0.90%) FitNesse
3 1 (0.90%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (15.32%) Finance
2 11 (9.91%) German Language
3 10 (9.01%) Banking
4 4 (3.60%) Electronics
4 4 (3.60%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.80%) Back Office
5 2 (1.80%) Local Government
5 2 (1.80%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.90%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 35 (31.53%) Project Manager
2 25 (22.52%) Development Manager
3 22 (19.82%) Software Manager
4 21 (18.92%) Development Project Manager
5 15 (13.51%) Software Project Manager
5 15 (13.51%) Software Development Manager
5 15 (13.51%) Software Development Project Manager
6 12 (10.81%) Analyst
7 11 (9.91%) QA Manager
8 9 (8.11%) Quality Manager
8 9 (8.11%) Product Manager
9 7 (6.31%) Deployment Manager
9 7 (6.31%) Business Analyst
10 5 (4.50%) Developer
10 5 (4.50%) Senior Developer
11 4 (3.60%) Applications Support
11 4 (3.60%) Consultant
11 4 (3.60%) Tester
11 4 (3.60%) Trainee
11 4 (3.60%) Product Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (14.41%) XML
1 16 (14.41%) .NET
2 7 (6.31%) J2EE
3 6 (5.41%) HTML
3 6 (5.41%) CSS
4 4 (3.60%) MFC
5 3 (2.70%) ASP.NET
5 3 (2.70%) XSLT
5 3 (2.70%) Struts
5 3 (2.70%) J2SE
6 2 (1.80%) Middleware
6 2 (1.80%) JSP
6 2 (1.80%) Servlets
6 2 (1.80%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (0.90%) WCF
7 1 (0.90%) jQuery
7 1 (0.90%) Spring
7 1 (0.90%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.91%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.50%) EPoS
3 4 (3.60%) Online Banking
3 4 (3.60%) Economics
4 2 (1.80%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.90%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (0.90%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.90%) Firmware
5 1 (0.90%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.21%) Windows
2 3 (2.70%) Linux
3 1 (0.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.90%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.90%) UNIX
3 1 (0.90%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (45.05%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (26.13%) Scrum
3 19 (17.12%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (15.32%) OO
5 12 (10.81%) Waterfall
5 12 (10.81%) E-Commerce
6 11 (9.91%) Coaching
7 9 (8.11%) Line Management
7 9 (8.11%) Project Management
8 8 (7.21%) Product Management
9 7 (6.31%) Software Deployment
10 6 (5.41%) Software Engineering
11 5 (4.50%) Logistics
11 5 (4.50%) SOA
12 4 (3.60%) Business Development
12 4 (3.60%) Data Analysis
12 4 (3.60%) System Testing
13 3 (2.70%) Continuous Improvement
13 3 (2.70%) Test Strategy
13 3 (2.70%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 35 (31.53%) Java
2 21 (18.92%) SQL
3 7 (6.31%) JavaScript
4 6 (5.41%) VB
5 4 (3.60%) Embedded C
5 4 (3.60%) C
5 4 (3.60%) C#
5 4 (3.60%) C++
6 3 (2.70%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.80%) Jython
7 2 (1.80%) Python
7 2 (1.80%) COBOL
7 2 (1.80%) PHP
7 2 (1.80%) VB.NET
7 2 (1.80%) ABAP
7 2 (1.80%) PHP5
8 1 (0.90%) VBA
8 1 (0.90%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.90%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (8.11%) CSQE
2 8 (7.21%) Degree
3 6 (5.41%) ISEB
4 4 (3.60%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.90%) NCDA
6 1 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (27.03%) QA
2 1 (0.90%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 2 (1.80%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.90%) Control-M
Vendors
1 5 (4.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.60%) Perforce
3 3 (2.70%) Actinic
3 3 (2.70%) Intershop
3 3 (2.70%) Demandware
3 3 (2.70%) hybris
3 3 (2.70%) Venda
3 3 (2.70%) IBM
3 3 (2.70%) ATG
3 3 (2.70%) BT
4 2 (1.80%) HP
4 2 (1.80%) Cognizant
4 2 (1.80%) SAP
4 2 (1.80%) Capita
5 1 (0.90%) NetApp
5 1 (0.90%) Citrix
5 1 (0.90%) Avaya
5 1 (0.90%) Software AG
5 1 (0.90%) Cisco
5 1 (0.90%) Ab Initio
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