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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 35 46 40
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -6
Permanent jobs citing Retail 40 37 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 6.49% 4.86% 4.89%
As % of the General category 20.51% 18.14% 20.38%
Number of salaries quoted 35 28 23
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,550 £22,900
10% offered a salary of more than £42,950 £50,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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 Staffordshire region.

General Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
195 204 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 31.66% 26.81% 23.97%
Number of salaries quoted 164 170 130
Average salary £42,500 £36,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.43% -8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Retail
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Retail Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Retail
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

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

Retail Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

Retail
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent +12 13 £42,500 +54.54%
Stafford +1 13 £40,000 +20.30% 1
Lichfield +1 6 £42,500 - 1
Tamworth - 4 £45,000 - 1
Burton-upon-Trent +16 3 £30,000 -14.28%
Retail
West Midlands

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 35 (57.38%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (45.90%) C#
2 28 (45.90%) SQL Server
3 27 (44.26%) Microsoft
4 26 (42.62%) .NET
5 24 (39.34%) WCF
6 23 (37.70%) ASP.NET
7 21 (34.43%) MVC
7 21 (34.43%) TDD
7 21 (34.43%) Ruby
7 21 (34.43%) OO
7 21 (34.43%) Git (software)
7 21 (34.43%) RESTful
7 21 (34.43%) ASP.NET MVC
7 21 (34.43%) BDD
7 21 (34.43%) NoSQL
7 21 (34.43%) Web Application Development
7 21 (34.43%) Node.js
7 21 (34.43%) ASP.NET Web API
8 18 (29.51%) Marketing
9 17 (27.87%) Analytics
10 15 (24.59%) Finance
11 12 (19.67%) Degree
11 12 (19.67%) SQL
12 9 (14.75%) Project Management
13 8 (13.11%) Google
14 7 (11.48%) Logistics
14 7 (11.48%) Pay per click
14 7 (11.48%) Web Analytics
14 7 (11.48%) Digital Marketing

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 21 (34.43%) Node.js
2 2 (3.28%) CMS
3 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.64%) IIS
3 1 (1.64%) IBM Notes
3 1 (1.64%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) SAP CRM
2 1 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.28%) WAN
2 1 (1.64%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (45.90%) SQL Server
2 21 (34.43%) NoSQL
3 4 (6.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (6.56%) Data Mining
4 3 (4.92%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (3.28%) MySQL
6 1 (1.64%) MS Access
6 1 (1.64%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.64%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (1.64%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (1.64%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 21 (34.43%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.92%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.92%) ReSharper
3 2 (3.28%) Bugzilla
3 2 (3.28%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.28%) Hudson
3 2 (3.28%) FogBugz
3 2 (3.28%) JIRA
4 1 (1.64%) TestPartner
4 1 (1.64%) QADirector
General
1 18 (29.51%) Marketing
2 15 (24.59%) Finance
3 4 (6.56%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.28%) Aerospace
4 2 (3.28%) Banking
5 1 (1.64%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 28 (45.90%) Developer
2 22 (36.07%) .NET Developer
3 7 (11.48%) PPC Specialist
3 7 (11.48%) PPC Manager
3 7 (11.48%) PPC Analyst
3 7 (11.48%) PPC Executive
4 6 (9.84%) Analyst
4 6 (9.84%) Project Manager
5 3 (4.92%) Tester
5 3 (4.92%) IT Project Manager
5 3 (4.92%) C# Developer
6 2 (3.28%) QA Analyst
6 2 (3.28%) Test Consultant
6 2 (3.28%) QA Test Analyst
6 2 (3.28%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 2 (3.28%) Test Analyst
6 2 (3.28%) Consultant
7 1 (1.64%) Technical Project Manager
7 1 (1.64%) Senior Developer
7 1 (1.64%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (42.62%) .NET
2 24 (39.34%) WCF
3 23 (37.70%) ASP.NET
4 21 (34.43%) RESTful
4 21 (34.43%) ASP.NET MVC
4 21 (34.43%) ASP.NET Web API
5 6 (9.84%) Web Services
6 4 (6.56%) XML
7 3 (4.92%) .NET Framework
7 3 (4.92%) HTML
7 3 (4.92%) SOAP
7 3 (4.92%) ADO.NET
7 3 (4.92%) Entity Framework
7 3 (4.92%) LINQ
8 1 (1.64%) HTML5
8 1 (1.64%) CSS3
8 1 (1.64%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.84%) FMCG
1 6 (9.84%) Social Media
2 4 (6.56%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.92%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (4.92%) EPoS
4 2 (3.28%) Chip and PIN
5 1 (1.64%) EFTPOS
5 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.64%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.92%) Windows
2 1 (1.64%) Linux
2 1 (1.64%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (57.38%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (34.43%) TDD
2 21 (34.43%) OO
2 21 (34.43%) MVC
2 21 (34.43%) BDD
2 21 (34.43%) Web Application Development
3 17 (27.87%) Analytics
4 9 (14.75%) Project Management
5 7 (11.48%) SEO
5 7 (11.48%) CRM
5 7 (11.48%) PRINCE2
5 7 (11.48%) Logistics
5 7 (11.48%) Digital Marketing
5 7 (11.48%) Web Analytics
5 7 (11.48%) Pay per click
6 6 (9.84%) Benchmarking
6 6 (9.84%) Agile Testing
6 6 (9.84%) Market Research
7 5 (8.20%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (8.20%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 28 (45.90%) C#
2 21 (34.43%) Ruby
3 12 (19.67%) SQL
4 3 (4.92%) T-SQL
4 3 (4.92%) VB
4 3 (4.92%) JavaScript
4 3 (4.92%) PHP
5 2 (3.28%) Java
5 2 (3.28%) VBA
6 1 (1.64%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (19.67%) Degree
2 5 (8.20%) ISEB
2 5 (8.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (3.28%) ISTQB
3 2 (3.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.20%) QA
2 2 (3.28%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.28%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.64%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.64%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (1.64%) ARCserve
1 1 (1.64%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 27 (44.26%) Microsoft
2 8 (13.11%) Google
3 4 (6.56%) Alterian
3 4 (6.56%) Adobe
3 4 (6.56%) Business Objects
4 3 (4.92%) VMware
5 2 (3.28%) SAP
5 2 (3.28%) JDA
5 2 (3.28%) NCR
5 2 (3.28%) NetSuite
6 1 (1.64%) Lotus
6 1 (1.64%) Cisco
6 1 (1.64%) Oracle
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension + private healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Stafford
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Lichfield
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago