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

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 5 - 5
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Retail 23 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch 30.67% - 18.18%
As % of the General category 69.70% - 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 16 0 2
Average salary £28,000 - £25,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -3.37%
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
33 21 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch 44.00% 40.38% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 26 13 2
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
Salary Histogram in Redditch

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Retail across the Redditch region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

Retail Salary Histogram in Redditch

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Redditch

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 19 (54.29%) HTML
1 19 (54.29%) JavaScript
1 19 (54.29%) CSS
1 19 (54.29%) jQuery
1 19 (54.29%) HTML5
1 19 (54.29%) CSS3
2 14 (40.00%) PHP
2 14 (40.00%) MySQL
2 14 (40.00%) PHP5
3 10 (28.57%) SQL
3 10 (28.57%) W3C
3 10 (28.57%) Web Accessibility
3 10 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
4 9 (25.71%) E-Commerce
4 9 (25.71%) SEO
4 9 (25.71%) LAMP
4 9 (25.71%) Google
4 9 (25.71%) Pay per click
4 9 (25.71%) Mobile App
4 9 (25.71%) Mobile Application Development
5 8 (22.86%) C#
5 8 (22.86%) Delphi
5 8 (22.86%) VB
5 8 (22.86%) Windows
5 8 (22.86%) OOP
5 8 (22.86%) MUMPS
5 8 (22.86%) Internet
5 8 (22.86%) IVR
5 8 (22.86%) InterSystems Cache
6 5 (14.29%) VBA

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Redditch by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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.

Applications
1 5 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 5 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (40.00%) MySQL
2 8 (22.86%) InterSystems Cache
3 5 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 5 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 5 (14.29%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Eclipse
Job Titles
1 30 (85.71%) Developer
2 14 (40.00%) PHP Developer
2 14 (40.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 8 (22.86%) Software Developer
4 6 (17.14%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 5 (14.29%) Junior
5 5 (14.29%) Junior Developer
5 5 (14.29%) PHP Web Developer
5 5 (14.29%) Data Mining Analyst
5 5 (14.29%) Front-End Developer
5 5 (14.29%) Junior Front-End Developer
5 5 (14.29%) Insight Analyst
5 5 (14.29%) Analyst
5 5 (14.29%) Web Developer
5 5 (14.29%) Data Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (54.29%) HTML
1 19 (54.29%) CSS
1 19 (54.29%) jQuery
1 19 (54.29%) HTML5
1 19 (54.29%) CSS3
2 9 (25.71%) LAMP
3 3 (8.57%) Hibernate
3 3 (8.57%) Spring
3 3 (8.57%) REST
3 3 (8.57%) SOAP
3 3 (8.57%) Web Services
3 3 (8.57%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (28.57%) W3C
2 9 (25.71%) Mobile App
3 8 (22.86%) IVR
4 5 (14.29%) User Experience
4 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (28.57%) Web Accessibility
1 10 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
2 9 (25.71%) Mobile Application Development
2 9 (25.71%) Pay per click
2 9 (25.71%) E-Commerce
2 9 (25.71%) SEO
3 8 (22.86%) OOP
4 5 (14.29%) CRM
5 3 (8.57%) RAD
5 3 (8.57%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 19 (54.29%) JavaScript
2 14 (40.00%) PHP
2 14 (40.00%) PHP5
3 10 (28.57%) SQL
4 8 (22.86%) VB
4 8 (22.86%) MUMPS
4 8 (22.86%) C#
4 8 (22.86%) Delphi
5 5 (14.29%) VBA
6 3 (8.57%) Java
Vendors
1 9 (25.71%) Google