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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 25 8 19
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +11
Permanent jobs citing Retail 3 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch 3.06% 18.42% 2.33%
As % of the General category 9.09% 38.89% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
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 18 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch 33.67% 47.37% 48.84%
Number of salaries quoted 25 11 21
Average salary £30,000 £31,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -3.07%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

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 24 Related IT Skills in Redditch

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (87.50%) Internet
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
1 7 (87.50%) OOP
1 7 (87.50%) MUMPS
1 7 (87.50%) C#
1 7 (87.50%) Delphi
1 7 (87.50%) VB
1 7 (87.50%) InterSystems Cache
1 7 (87.50%) IVR
2 1 (12.50%) PHP5
2 1 (12.50%) jQuery
2 1 (12.50%) Web Accessibility
2 1 (12.50%) HTML5
2 1 (12.50%) CSS3
2 1 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (12.50%) MySQL
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) CSS
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) PHP
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) W3C
2 1 (12.50%) MS Excel

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Redditch by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) InterSystems Cache
2 1 (12.50%) MySQL
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (87.50%) Software Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
3 1 (12.50%) PHP Developer
3 1 (12.50%) PHP Web Developer
3 1 (12.50%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) CSS
1 1 (12.50%) jQuery
1 1 (12.50%) HTML5
1 1 (12.50%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) IVR
2 1 (12.50%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) OOP
2 1 (12.50%) Web Accessibility
2 1 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) C#
1 7 (87.50%) Delphi
1 7 (87.50%) VB
1 7 (87.50%) MUMPS
2 1 (12.50%) PHP5
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) PHP
2 1 (12.50%) SQL