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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 22 9 6
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -3
Permanent jobs citing Retail 10 14 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 5.52% 10.69% 15.06%
As % of the General category 13.16% 26.42% 33.91%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 29
Average salary £54,000 £62,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.60% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.65%
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
76 53 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 41.99% 40.46% 44.40%
Number of salaries quoted 62 29 82
Average salary £77,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £35,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £72,500 £69,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 3 September 2015.

Retail Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 31 (77.50%) Project Management
2 24 (60.00%) Change Management
3 22 (55.00%) Microsoft
3 22 (55.00%) SAP
4 21 (52.50%) MS Excel
5 19 (47.50%) ERP
5 19 (47.50%) Manufacturing
6 18 (45.00%) CRM
7 16 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
7 16 (40.00%) SAP Certification
7 16 (40.00%) Salesforce.com
7 16 (40.00%) Finance
7 16 (40.00%) Games
7 16 (40.00%) SAP ERP
7 16 (40.00%) SaaS
7 16 (40.00%) Data Centre
7 16 (40.00%) Data Centre Operations
8 14 (35.00%) SAP HANA
8 14 (35.00%) PRINCE2
9 13 (32.50%) Business Analysis
10 12 (30.00%) Banking
10 12 (30.00%) SDLC
11 11 (27.50%) Analytical Skills
11 11 (27.50%) Retail Banking
11 11 (27.50%) Degree
11 11 (27.50%) Programme Management
11 11 (27.50%) Risk Management
12 9 (22.50%) Aerospace
12 9 (22.50%) Service Management
12 9 (22.50%) SAP Implementation

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 2 (5.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 21 (52.50%) MS Excel
2 6 (15.00%) MS Visio
2 6 (15.00%) MS Office
3 1 (2.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 16 (40.00%) SAP ERP
2 4 (10.00%) SAP MII
2 4 (10.00%) SAP QM
2 4 (10.00%) SAP SD
2 4 (10.00%) SAP PP
3 2 (5.00%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (5.00%) SAP Retail
3 2 (5.00%) SAP MM
4 1 (2.50%) SAP CRM
4 1 (2.50%) SAP SM
Cloud Services
1 16 (40.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (35.00%) SAP HANA
2 5 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (7.50%) SAP BW
4 1 (2.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (20.00%) PowerDesigner
2 1 (2.50%) TestPartner
General
1 19 (47.50%) Manufacturing
2 16 (40.00%) Games
2 16 (40.00%) Finance
3 12 (30.00%) Banking
4 11 (27.50%) Retail Banking
5 9 (22.50%) Aerospace
6 8 (20.00%) Back Office
7 3 (7.50%) Marketing
8 2 (5.00%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (5.00%) Telecoms
8 2 (5.00%) Automotive
8 2 (5.00%) Billing
9 1 (2.50%) Publishing
9 1 (2.50%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 13 (32.50%) Project Manager
1 13 (32.50%) Consultant
2 9 (22.50%) SAP Consultant
3 5 (12.50%) Management Consultant
3 5 (12.50%) SAP Manager
4 4 (10.00%) Programme Manager
5 2 (5.00%) Business Consultant
5 2 (5.00%) Business Architect
5 2 (5.00%) Sales Manager
5 2 (5.00%) Oracle Consultant
5 2 (5.00%) Test Manager
5 2 (5.00%) IT Architect
5 2 (5.00%) SAP Test Manager
5 2 (5.00%) Programme Test Manager
5 2 (5.00%) SAP Programme Manager
5 2 (5.00%) Business Manager
5 2 (5.00%) Portfolio Manager
5 2 (5.00%) Business Analysis Manager
5 2 (5.00%) Architect
6 1 (2.50%) Hybris Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) HTML
1 1 (2.50%) JSP
1 1 (2.50%) Middleware
1 1 (2.50%) Spring
1 1 (2.50%) Ajax
1 1 (2.50%) Spring MVC
1 1 (2.50%) jQuery
1 1 (2.50%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 16 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 11 (27.50%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (22.50%) User Experience
4 4 (10.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (5.00%) EPoS
5 2 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (2.50%) CMDB
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (77.50%) Project Management
2 24 (60.00%) Change Management
3 19 (47.50%) ERP
4 18 (45.00%) CRM
5 16 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
5 16 (40.00%) Data Centre Operations
6 14 (35.00%) PRINCE2
7 13 (32.50%) Business Analysis
8 12 (30.00%) SDLC
9 11 (27.50%) Programme Management
9 11 (27.50%) Risk Management
10 9 (22.50%) Service Management
10 9 (22.50%) SAP Implementation
11 8 (20.00%) Lean Manufacturing
12 5 (12.50%) E-Commerce
13 4 (10.00%) Quality Management
13 4 (10.00%) Kanban
13 4 (10.00%) CAPA
13 4 (10.00%) Document Management
13 4 (10.00%) PLM
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.50%) Java
2 2 (5.00%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 16 (40.00%) SAP Certification
2 11 (27.50%) Degree
3 2 (5.00%) MBA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 22 (55.00%) SAP
1 22 (55.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (40.00%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (12.50%) Oracle
4 3 (7.50%) hybris
5 2 (5.00%) ATG
5 2 (5.00%) IBM
6 1 (2.50%) Adobe
6 1 (2.50%) HP
6 1 (2.50%) Infor
Midlands
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £41000 per annum + Bonus and Lucrative Benefits Package
Posted: 17 hours ago
Midlands
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: To £85,000 + 20% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Midlands
Cognizant
Posted: 19 days ago