The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT jobs advertised for the Redditch region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 24 8 18
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +10
Permanent jobs citing Retail 3 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch 3.41% 14.29% 4.44%
As % of the General category 9.68% 35.71% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £41,250
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Retail
Worcestershire

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

General Category
Redditch
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
31 14 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch 35.23% 40.00% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 22 9 28
Average salary £35,000 £21,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+62.79% -38.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,600 £19,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,200 £40,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,624 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.57% +0.29%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Redditch

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Redditch

Retail
Salary Trend in Redditch

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

Retail Salary Trend in Redditch

Retail
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Redditch

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Redditch 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 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) Delphi
1 7 (100.00%) VB
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) OOP
1 7 (100.00%) MUMPS
1 7 (100.00%) Internet
1 7 (100.00%) IVR
1 7 (100.00%) InterSystems Cache

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Redditch by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Redditch 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.

Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) InterSystems Cache
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) Delphi
1 7 (100.00%) VB
1 7 (100.00%) MUMPS