The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 2 19 20
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +1
Permanent jobs citing Retail 36 7 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 26.87% 3.40% 7.00%
As % of the General category 43.37% 7.45% 19.77%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 16
Average salary £25,000 £72,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-65.51% +52.63%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Retail
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands region.

General Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
83 94 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 61.94% 45.63% 35.39%
Number of salaries quoted 49 68 73
Average salary £37,500 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £41,750
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £65,000 £81,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Retail
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Retail Salary Trend in the Midlands

Retail
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Retail across the Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

Retail Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 25 (49.02%) Project Management
2 22 (43.14%) SAP
3 21 (41.18%) Change Management
3 21 (41.18%) Finance
4 19 (37.25%) Games
4 19 (37.25%) Manufacturing
4 19 (37.25%) Business Intelligence
4 19 (37.25%) Microsoft
4 19 (37.25%) SAP Certification
4 19 (37.25%) Salesforce.com
4 19 (37.25%) SaaS
4 19 (37.25%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (35.29%) ISEB
6 17 (33.33%) QA
7 16 (31.37%) Software Testing
7 16 (31.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 16 (31.37%) MS Excel
8 14 (27.45%) CRM
9 11 (21.57%) Aerospace
10 10 (19.61%) Banking
11 9 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (17.65%) Scrum
12 8 (15.69%) HP
12 8 (15.69%) HP Quality Center
13 7 (13.73%) Billing
13 7 (13.73%) ERP
13 7 (13.73%) CSS
13 7 (13.73%) HTML
14 6 (11.76%) ABAP
15 5 (9.80%) E-Commerce

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 1 (1.96%) SAS
Applications
1 16 (31.37%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.92%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (9.80%) SAP CRM
2 4 (7.84%) SAP ERP
3 3 (5.88%) SAP FI/CO
3 3 (5.88%) SAP CO
3 3 (5.88%) SAP SD
3 3 (5.88%) SAP FI
4 2 (3.92%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 19 (37.25%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.84%) SAP HANA
2 3 (5.88%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (5.88%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 3 (5.88%) LSMW
General
1 21 (41.18%) Finance
2 19 (37.25%) Manufacturing
2 19 (37.25%) Games
3 11 (21.57%) Aerospace
4 10 (19.61%) Banking
5 7 (13.73%) Billing
6 3 (5.88%) General Ledger
7 2 (3.92%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (1.96%) Back Office
8 1 (1.96%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (49.02%) Consultant
2 16 (31.37%) Test Consultant
3 10 (19.61%) Analyst
4 9 (17.65%) SAP Consultant
5 8 (15.69%) Test Analyst
6 6 (11.76%) Architect
7 5 (9.80%) Project Manager
7 5 (9.80%) Developer
7 5 (9.80%) Senior Developer
7 5 (9.80%) SAP Architect
7 5 (9.80%) Designer
7 5 (9.80%) Senior Designer
7 5 (9.80%) Digital Designer
7 5 (9.80%) Senior Digital Designer
8 4 (7.84%) SAP Project Manager
8 4 (7.84%) Lead Test Analyst
8 4 (7.84%) SAP Manager
9 3 (5.88%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
9 3 (5.88%) Data Consultant
9 3 (5.88%) SAP Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.73%) HTML
1 7 (13.73%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (37.25%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.84%) Social Media
2 4 (7.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (1.96%) Statistics
3 1 (1.96%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (49.02%) Project Management
2 21 (41.18%) Change Management
3 19 (37.25%) Business Intelligence
4 16 (31.37%) Software Testing
5 14 (27.45%) CRM
6 9 (17.65%) Scrum
6 9 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (13.73%) ERP
8 5 (9.80%) E-Commerce
8 5 (9.80%) Test Planning
9 4 (7.84%) Logistics
9 4 (7.84%) Validation
9 4 (7.84%) People Management
10 3 (5.88%) Migration
10 3 (5.88%) Configuration Management
10 3 (5.88%) Service Management
10 3 (5.88%) Workflow
10 3 (5.88%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
10 3 (5.88%) SAP Implementation
10 3 (5.88%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.76%) ABAP
2 2 (3.92%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.96%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (37.25%) SAP Certification
2 18 (35.29%) ISEB
3 16 (31.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (5.88%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.96%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (1.96%) Basel II
Systems Management
1 8 (15.69%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.96%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 22 (43.14%) SAP
2 19 (37.25%) Microsoft
2 19 (37.25%) Salesforce.com
3 8 (15.69%) HP
4 5 (9.80%) Adobe
5 3 (5.88%) Business Objects
6 2 (3.92%) Google
7 1 (1.96%) TSYS
Midlands
Capita ITPS
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Midlands
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: £400-450 a day
Posted: 5 days ago
Midlands
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: up to £65k + £5k Car Allow
Posted: 5 days ago
Midlands
Ciber
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Midlands
Ciber
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Midlands
Ciber
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Midlands
Ciber
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Midlands
Ciber
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Midlands
Ciber
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Midlands
Ciber
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Midlands
Ciber
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Midlands
Ciber
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Midlands
Ciber
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Midlands
Ciber
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Midlands
Ciber
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Midlands
Boss ERP Consulting
Salary: £70,000 - £90,000 per year +
Posted: 24 days ago
Midlands
Boss ERP Consulting
Salary: £80,000 - £120,000+ per year
Posted: 24 days ago