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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Retailing
England / Midlands
Rank 8 17 3
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -14
Permanent jobs citing Retail 1 5 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 2.63% 4.35% 33.13%
As % of the General category 8.33% 13.16% 57.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 12
Median salary £55,000 £80,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-31.25% +100.00%
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.15% +5.55%

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
12 38 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 31.58% 33.04% 57.67%
Number of salaries quoted 12 27 46
Median salary £40,000 £77,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-48.38% +106.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,100 £40,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £55,900 £85,000
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
Top 20 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) ATG
1 2 (50.00%) Scrum
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Magento
1 2 (50.00%) hybris
1 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (50.00%) Demandware
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) SLA
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) EPoS

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 (50.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Magento
2 1 (25.00%) Dynamics NAV
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Delivery Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Project Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Delivery Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Delivery Project Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Support Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Dynamics NAV Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) EPoS Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Finance Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Functional Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Support Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) ATG
1 2 (50.00%) Demandware
1 2 (50.00%) hybris
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft