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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank 13 15 5
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -10
Permanent jobs citing Retail 9 14 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 10.47% 8.81% 12.71%
As % of the General category 36.00% 22.22% 29.41%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 5
Median salary £72,500 £62,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.00% +13.63%
UK excluding London median salary £49,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+8.88% -
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
25 63 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 29.07% 39.62% 43.22%
Number of salaries quoted 17 50 31
Median salary £67,500 £62,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% +31.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £40,000 £35,499
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £69,950 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the Midlands region citing Retail as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 September 2016.

Retail Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT jobs citing Retail also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Midlands region with a requirement for Retail.

1 12 (63.16%) Finance
2 10 (52.63%) SAP
2 10 (52.63%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (42.11%) SAP CO
3 8 (42.11%) SAP FI/CO
3 8 (42.11%) SAP FI
4 6 (31.58%) CRM
5 5 (26.32%) SAP HCM
5 5 (26.32%) SAP FI-AP
5 5 (26.32%) SAP FI-AR
5 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (26.32%) SAP CRM
5 5 (26.32%) SAP SD
5 5 (26.32%) E-Commerce
5 5 (26.32%) ACCA
6 4 (21.05%) Manufacturing
6 4 (21.05%) SDLC
7 3 (15.79%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (15.79%) General Ledger
8 2 (10.53%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (10.53%) Scrum
8 2 (10.53%) EPoS
8 2 (10.53%) Project Management
8 2 (10.53%) SAS
8 2 (10.53%) Middleware
8 2 (10.53%) SQL
8 2 (10.53%) RUP
8 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (10.53%) Performance Testing
8 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.53%) SAS
Business Applications
1 8 (42.11%) SAP CO
1 8 (42.11%) SAP FI
1 8 (42.11%) SAP FI/CO
2 5 (26.32%) SAP CRM
2 5 (26.32%) SAP FI-AP
2 5 (26.32%) SAP FI-AR
2 5 (26.32%) SAP HCM
2 5 (26.32%) SAP SD
3 1 (5.26%) SAP MII
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) HP UFT
1 1 (5.26%) JMeter
1 1 (5.26%) LoadRunner
1 1 (5.26%) Selenium
1 1 (5.26%) TestPartner
General
1 12 (63.16%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Manufacturing
3 3 (15.79%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Analyst
1 6 (31.58%) Applications Manager
1 6 (31.58%) SAP Manager
2 5 (26.32%) CRM Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Agile Business Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Business Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) SAP Financial Leader
4 2 (10.53%) EPoS Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Project Manager
4 2 (10.53%) SAS Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Automation Test Lead
5 1 (5.26%) Digital Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Digital Business Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Finance Manager
5 1 (5.26%) IT Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Portfolio Test Manager
5 1 (5.26%) SDLC Manager
5 1 (5.26%) SDLC Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Senior SAP Retail Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (10.53%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (31.58%) CRM
3 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (26.32%) E-Commerce
4 4 (21.05%) SDLC
5 3 (15.79%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (10.53%) Performance Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Project Management
6 2 (10.53%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (10.53%) RUP
6 2 (10.53%) Scrum
6 2 (10.53%) Statistical Modelling
6 2 (10.53%) Test Strategy
7 1 (5.26%) B2B
7 1 (5.26%) Business Analysis
7 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (5.26%) Change Management
7 1 (5.26%) GAP Analysis
7 1 (5.26%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) ACCA
2 1 (5.26%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.26%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) SAP
2 1 (5.26%) HP
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Wonderware