The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull 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 45 6 5
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -1
Permanent jobs citing Retail 3 62 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 1.06% 21.99% 26.21%
As % of the General category 4.84% 45.26% 61.90%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 12
Average salary £55,000 £34,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+59.42% +6.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £32,900 £20,100
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £36,100 £40,850
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
Retail
West Midlands

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

General Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
62 137 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 21.91% 48.58% 42.34%
Number of salaries quoted 56 52 47
Average salary £37,500 £38,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £21,300 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Retail
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Retail Salary Trend in Solihull

Retail
Salary Histogram in Solihull

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Retail across the Solihull region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Retail Salary Histogram in Solihull

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 16 (50.00%) Finance
2 13 (40.63%) Marketing
3 12 (37.50%) Analytics
4 11 (34.38%) Web Analytics
5 10 (31.25%) Telecoms
5 10 (31.25%) WebTrends
6 5 (15.63%) PRINCE2
6 5 (15.63%) B2B
6 5 (15.63%) SEO
6 5 (15.63%) Customer Segmentation
6 5 (15.63%) Performance Monitoring
6 5 (15.63%) Online Marketing
6 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (15.63%) Digital Media
7 4 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
8 3 (9.38%) CRM
8 3 (9.38%) Legal
8 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (9.38%) Web Design
8 3 (9.38%) Programme Management
9 2 (6.25%) Change Management
9 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (6.25%) Billing
9 2 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (6.25%) ERP
9 2 (6.25%) ETL

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (3.13%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (31.25%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 4 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 16 (50.00%) Finance
2 13 (40.63%) Marketing
3 10 (31.25%) Telecoms
4 3 (9.38%) Legal
5 2 (6.25%) Billing
Job Titles
1 5 (15.63%) Web Manager
1 5 (15.63%) Web Analytics Manager
2 4 (12.50%) SQL DBA
2 4 (12.50%) DBA
3 3 (9.38%) Programme Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Account Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Project Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Administrator
4 2 (6.25%) SQL Server DBA
4 2 (6.25%) Web Designer
4 2 (6.25%) Senior Web Designer
4 2 (6.25%) Designer
4 2 (6.25%) Senior Designer
5 1 (3.13%) Digital Architect
5 1 (3.13%) User Experience Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Digital Media
1 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.25%) Mobile App
2 2 (6.25%) User Experience
3 1 (3.13%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (37.50%) Analytics
2 11 (34.38%) Web Analytics
3 5 (15.63%) B2B
3 5 (15.63%) Online Marketing
3 5 (15.63%) PRINCE2
3 5 (15.63%) SEO
3 5 (15.63%) Customer Segmentation
3 5 (15.63%) Performance Monitoring
4 4 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (9.38%) Web Design
5 3 (9.38%) Programme Management
5 3 (9.38%) CRM
6 2 (6.25%) ERP
6 2 (6.25%) ETL
6 2 (6.25%) Change Management
6 2 (6.25%) Incident Management
6 2 (6.25%) Resource Management
6 2 (6.25%) Time Management
6 2 (6.25%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.25%) C
1 2 (6.25%) SQL
1 2 (6.25%) T-SQL
1 2 (6.25%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.13%) Adobe