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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 54 47 43
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -4
Permanent jobs citing Retail 26 18 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 3.58% 2.80% 4.08%
As % of the General category 18.06% 14.52% 16.26%
Number of salaries quoted 17 17 18
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% -0.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £22,100 £26,700
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £44,500 £69,300
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -3.37%
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
144 124 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 19.81% 19.31% 25.10%
Number of salaries quoted 123 103 95
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,150 £22,750 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £69,900 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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 +6 4 £32,500 -7.14%
Lichfield - 2 - -
Burton-upon-Trent -9 1 - -
Retail
West Midlands

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 38 (62.30%) SQL
2 23 (37.70%) C#
3 22 (36.07%) .NET
3 22 (36.07%) Microsoft
4 21 (34.43%) SQL Server
5 19 (31.15%) UNIX
5 19 (31.15%) E-Commerce
6 17 (27.87%) Agresso
6 17 (27.87%) ASP.NET
7 16 (26.23%) Oracle
8 14 (22.95%) ITIL
9 13 (21.31%) Degree
9 13 (21.31%) QlikView
10 11 (18.03%) Finance
11 10 (16.39%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (14.75%) Project Management
12 9 (14.75%) C++
12 9 (14.75%) HTML
12 9 (14.75%) C
12 9 (14.75%) PL/SQL
12 9 (14.75%) WCF
12 9 (14.75%) WPF
13 8 (13.11%) Security Cleared
13 8 (13.11%) CSS
13 8 (13.11%) Business Objects
14 7 (11.48%) Analytical Skills
15 6 (9.84%) Oracle Retail
15 6 (9.84%) Time Management
15 6 (9.84%) FTP
15 6 (9.84%) Business Intelligence

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 3 (4.92%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (6.56%) Photoshop
1 4 (6.56%) MS Excel
1 4 (6.56%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.64%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.64%) MS Project
2 1 (1.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 17 (27.87%) Agresso
2 6 (9.84%) Oracle Retail
3 4 (6.56%) Magento
4 1 (1.64%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (1.64%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) SaaS
1 1 (1.64%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.84%) FTP
2 1 (1.64%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (34.43%) SQL Server
2 13 (21.31%) QlikView
3 5 (8.20%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (6.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (4.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.64%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.64%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.64%) MySQL
7 1 (1.64%) MS Access
7 1 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.64%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (9.84%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (6.56%) Subversion
2 4 (6.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (4.92%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.64%) Ant
4 1 (1.64%) Moq
4 1 (1.64%) Phing
4 1 (1.64%) ReSharper
4 1 (1.64%) Selenium
4 1 (1.64%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 11 (18.03%) Finance
2 6 (9.84%) Marketing
3 5 (8.20%) Automotive
4 1 (1.64%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.64%) Advertising
4 1 (1.64%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 25 (40.98%) Developer
2 13 (21.31%) C# Developer
3 12 (19.67%) Analyst
4 8 (13.11%) Project Manager
5 5 (8.20%) Software Developer
6 4 (6.56%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (6.56%) .NET Developer
6 4 (6.56%) Delivery Manager
7 3 (4.92%) WPF Developer
7 3 (4.92%) Project Delivery Manager
7 3 (4.92%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (4.92%) Business Analyst
8 2 (3.28%) Junior
8 2 (3.28%) Web Designer
8 2 (3.28%) Senior Business Analyst
8 2 (3.28%) Designer
8 2 (3.28%) Marketing Manager
8 2 (3.28%) Digital Marketing Manager
8 2 (3.28%) Front-End Developer
9 1 (1.64%) Junior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (36.07%) .NET
2 17 (27.87%) ASP.NET
3 9 (14.75%) HTML
3 9 (14.75%) WCF
3 9 (14.75%) WPF
4 8 (13.11%) CSS
5 5 (8.20%) jQuery
5 5 (8.20%) HTML5
6 4 (6.56%) REST
6 4 (6.56%) CSS3
6 4 (6.56%) Dojo
6 4 (6.56%) .NET Framework
7 3 (4.92%) Silverlight
7 3 (4.92%) Web Services
8 2 (3.28%) XML
8 2 (3.28%) WinForms
8 2 (3.28%) Ajax
8 2 (3.28%) SOAP
8 2 (3.28%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (3.28%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.48%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.20%) User Experience
3 4 (6.56%) EPoS
4 3 (4.92%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.28%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.28%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 19 (31.15%) UNIX
2 3 (4.92%) Windows
2 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (3.28%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (1.64%) Android
4 1 (1.64%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.64%) Linux
4 1 (1.64%) Debian
4 1 (1.64%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (31.15%) E-Commerce
2 14 (22.95%) ITIL
3 10 (16.39%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (14.75%) Project Management
5 6 (9.84%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (9.84%) Supplier Management
5 6 (9.84%) Incident Management
5 6 (9.84%) WFM
5 6 (9.84%) Time Management
6 5 (8.20%) Kalman Filter
6 5 (8.20%) Web Development
6 5 (8.20%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (8.20%) Service Delivery
7 4 (6.56%) PRINCE2
7 4 (6.56%) Software Engineering
8 3 (4.92%) SOA
8 3 (4.92%) MVVM
8 3 (4.92%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (3.28%) Responsive Web Design
9 2 (3.28%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 38 (62.30%) SQL
2 23 (37.70%) C#
3 9 (14.75%) C++
3 9 (14.75%) C
3 9 (14.75%) PL/SQL
4 6 (9.84%) JavaScript
5 5 (8.20%) VB.NET
6 4 (6.56%) VB
6 4 (6.56%) PHP
6 4 (6.56%) Java
7 2 (3.28%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.64%) VBA
8 1 (1.64%) X++
Qualifications
1 13 (21.31%) Degree
2 8 (13.11%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.64%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) QA
1 1 (1.64%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.64%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (9.84%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 22 (36.07%) Microsoft
2 16 (26.23%) Oracle
3 8 (13.11%) Business Objects
4 6 (9.84%) ATG
4 6 (9.84%) Kronos
5 4 (6.56%) Adobe
6 1 (1.64%) Siebel
6 1 (1.64%) Casewise
6 1 (1.64%) hybris
6 1 (1.64%) Talend
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