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

Location
3 months to
29 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 5 6 16
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +10
Permanent jobs citing Retail 15 33 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 13.27% 13.20% 9.52%
As % of the General category 29.41% 30.56% 29.85%
Number of salaries quoted 3 25 14
Average salary £65,000 £62,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +38.88%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -
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
51 108 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 45.13% 43.20% 31.90%
Number of salaries quoted 30 75 51
Average salary £47,500 £57,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.39% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £30,900 £42,200
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £73,000 £72,500
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 29 September 2014.

Retail Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 18 (66.67%) Finance
2 17 (62.96%) ISEB
3 14 (51.85%) Software Testing
3 14 (51.85%) QA
3 14 (51.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 10 (37.04%) HP
5 8 (29.63%) HP Quality Center
6 7 (25.93%) Test Planning
6 7 (25.93%) Scrum
6 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (18.52%) Banking
8 4 (14.81%) Telecoms
8 4 (14.81%) Aerospace
8 4 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (14.81%) SQL
8 4 (14.81%) CRM
8 4 (14.81%) People Management
9 3 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (11.11%) Kanban
9 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
9 3 (11.11%) BPR
9 3 (11.11%) Billing
9 3 (11.11%) Business Analysis
10 2 (7.41%) Oracle EBS
10 2 (7.41%) PKI
10 2 (7.41%) SAP CRM
10 2 (7.41%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (7.41%) AppSense
10 2 (7.41%) Project Management
10 2 (7.41%) Citrix

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 (3.70%) SAS
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (7.41%) SAP CRM
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (3.70%) JDE OneWorld
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Payroll
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle iRecruitment
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) DNS
2 1 (3.70%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Selenium
General
1 18 (66.67%) Finance
2 5 (18.52%) Banking
3 4 (14.81%) Aerospace
3 4 (14.81%) Telecoms
4 3 (11.11%) Billing
5 1 (3.70%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (3.70%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 16 (59.26%) Consultant
2 14 (51.85%) Test Consultant
3 10 (37.04%) Analyst
4 6 (22.22%) Test Analyst
5 4 (14.81%) Architect
6 3 (11.11%) Business Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (7.41%) Oracle Consultant
7 2 (7.41%) Lead Test Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (7.41%) SAP Architect
7 2 (7.41%) SAP Solutions Architect
7 2 (7.41%) Senior Architect
7 2 (7.41%) CRM Architect
7 2 (7.41%) CRM Solutions Architect
8 1 (3.70%) Help Desk Assistant
8 1 (3.70%) Agile Business Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) IT Assistant
8 1 (3.70%) Credit Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) HTML
1 1 (3.70%) .NET
1 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.70%) CSS
1 1 (3.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) PKI
1 2 (7.41%) Social Media
1 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) EPoS
2 1 (3.70%) Statistics
2 1 (3.70%) Wiki
2 1 (3.70%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) Software Testing
2 7 (25.93%) Scrum
2 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (25.93%) Test Planning
3 4 (14.81%) People Management
3 4 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (14.81%) CRM
4 3 (11.11%) BPR
4 3 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (11.11%) Business Analysis
4 3 (11.11%) Kanban
5 2 (7.41%) Test Automation
5 2 (7.41%) Functional Testing
5 2 (7.41%) Project Management
5 2 (7.41%) E-Commerce
5 2 (7.41%) B2B
5 2 (7.41%) B2C
6 1 (3.70%) EAM
6 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.70%) Fit Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.81%) SQL
2 1 (3.70%) C#
Qualifications
1 17 (62.96%) ISEB
2 14 (51.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.70%) Degree
4 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (51.85%) QA
2 1 (3.70%) Basel II
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (7.41%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (29.63%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (7.41%) SCCM
2 2 (7.41%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (37.04%) HP
2 2 (7.41%) Citrix
2 2 (7.41%) AppSense
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle
2 2 (7.41%) SAP
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
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