The first 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Staffordshire region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 41 41 52
Rank change year-on-year
0 +11
Permanent jobs citing Retail 42 30 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 5.82% 4.52% 1.90%
As % of the General category 24.00% 19.35% 8.55%
Number of salaries quoted 29 21 7
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -48.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £21,500 £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £59,000 £71,400
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.12% -1.11%
General Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
175 155 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 24.24% 23.38% 22.29%
Number of salaries quoted 148 130 83
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £67,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Retail
West Midlands

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 31 July 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 31 July 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
Lichfield - 8 - -
Stoke-on-Trent -1 7 £32,500 -7.14% 4
Stafford -9 4 £26,500 -33.75%
Burton-upon-Trent -9 2 £35,000 +7.69%
Retail
West Midlands

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 33 (61.11%) SQL
2 22 (40.74%) .NET
3 20 (37.04%) C#
4 18 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 17 (31.48%) ASP.NET
5 17 (31.48%) Microsoft
6 16 (29.63%) E-Commerce
7 14 (25.93%) Agresso
7 14 (25.93%) UNIX
8 12 (22.22%) ITIL
9 11 (20.37%) Oracle
9 11 (20.37%) Finance
9 11 (20.37%) Degree
10 10 (18.52%) QlikView
11 9 (16.67%) HTML
11 9 (16.67%) WCF
11 9 (16.67%) WPF
12 8 (14.81%) CSS
12 8 (14.81%) Business Objects
12 8 (14.81%) Security Cleared
13 7 (12.96%) Project Management
14 6 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
14 6 (11.11%) C++
14 6 (11.11%) JavaScript
14 6 (11.11%) C
14 6 (11.11%) PL/SQL
14 6 (11.11%) Marketing
15 5 (9.26%) Web Development
15 5 (9.26%) jQuery
15 5 (9.26%) Supplier Management

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (5.56%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (7.41%) MS Excel
1 4 (7.41%) Photoshop
1 4 (7.41%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.85%) MS Project
2 1 (1.85%) MS Office
2 1 (1.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (25.93%) Agresso
2 4 (7.41%) Magento
2 4 (7.41%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (1.85%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.85%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) SaaS
1 1 (1.85%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.41%) FTP
2 1 (1.85%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 10 (18.52%) QlikView
3 5 (9.26%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.85%) MySQL
7 1 (1.85%) MS Access
7 1 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.85%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.85%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (7.41%) Oracle Forms
1 4 (7.41%) Subversion
2 3 (5.56%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.85%) ReSharper
3 1 (1.85%) Selenium
3 1 (1.85%) Ant
3 1 (1.85%) Phing
3 1 (1.85%) Moq
3 1 (1.85%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 11 (20.37%) Finance
2 6 (11.11%) Marketing
3 5 (9.26%) Automotive
4 1 (1.85%) Back Office
4 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 22 (40.74%) Developer
2 10 (18.52%) C# Developer
2 10 (18.52%) Analyst
3 6 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 5 (9.26%) Software Developer
5 4 (7.41%) Delivery Manager
5 4 (7.41%) .NET Developer
6 3 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (5.56%) Business Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) WPF Developer
6 3 (5.56%) Project Delivery Manager
7 2 (3.70%) Designer
7 2 (3.70%) Front-End Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Junior
7 2 (3.70%) Web Designer
7 2 (3.70%) Marketing Manager
7 2 (3.70%) Senior Business Analyst
7 2 (3.70%) Digital Marketing Manager
8 1 (1.85%) MI Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (40.74%) .NET
2 17 (31.48%) ASP.NET
3 9 (16.67%) HTML
3 9 (16.67%) WCF
3 9 (16.67%) WPF
4 8 (14.81%) CSS
5 5 (9.26%) jQuery
5 5 (9.26%) HTML5
6 4 (7.41%) REST
6 4 (7.41%) CSS3
6 4 (7.41%) Dojo
6 4 (7.41%) .NET Framework
7 3 (5.56%) Silverlight
7 3 (5.56%) Web Services
8 2 (3.70%) Sass
8 2 (3.70%) LESS
8 2 (3.70%) NancyFx
8 2 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (3.70%) XML
8 2 (3.70%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.41%) EPoS
2 3 (5.56%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.70%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.70%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 14 (25.93%) UNIX
2 3 (5.56%) Windows
2 3 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (3.70%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (1.85%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.85%) Debian
4 1 (1.85%) Linux
4 1 (1.85%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.85%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (29.63%) E-Commerce
2 12 (22.22%) ITIL
3 7 (12.96%) Project Management
4 6 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (9.26%) Web Development
5 5 (9.26%) Supplier Management
5 5 (9.26%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (9.26%) Service Delivery
6 4 (7.41%) Time Management
6 4 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (7.41%) Incident Management
6 4 (7.41%) Software Engineering
6 4 (7.41%) WFM
7 3 (5.56%) SOA
7 3 (5.56%) PRINCE2
7 3 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (5.56%) MVVM
8 2 (3.70%) Campaign Analysis
8 2 (3.70%) Waterfall
8 2 (3.70%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 33 (61.11%) SQL
2 20 (37.04%) C#
3 6 (11.11%) C++
3 6 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 6 (11.11%) C
3 6 (11.11%) PL/SQL
4 5 (9.26%) VB.NET
5 4 (7.41%) VB
5 4 (7.41%) PHP
5 4 (7.41%) Java
6 2 (3.70%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.85%) X++
7 1 (1.85%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (20.37%) Degree
2 8 (14.81%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.85%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (7.41%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 17 (31.48%) Microsoft
2 11 (20.37%) Oracle
3 8 (14.81%) Business Objects
4 4 (7.41%) Adobe
4 4 (7.41%) ATG
4 4 (7.41%) Kronos
5 1 (1.85%) Casewise
5 1 (1.85%) Siebel
5 1 (1.85%) Talend
5 1 (1.85%) hybris
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