The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT jobs advertised for the Walsall region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank - - 8
Permanent jobs citing Retail 0 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall - - 23.53%
As % of the General category - - 88.89%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 7
Average salary - - £35,000
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 Walsall region.

General Category
Walsall
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
26 26 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 28.57% 37.14% 26.47%
Number of salaries quoted 23 23 8
Average salary £41,250 £41,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £22,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

Retail
Salary Trend in Walsall

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

Retail Salary Trend in Walsall

Retail
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Walsall 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 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (20.00%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (20.00%) Sitecore
3 1 (20.00%) Product Management
3 1 (20.00%) Sonic ESB
3 1 (20.00%) Customer Insight
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) B2B
3 1 (20.00%) B2C
3 1 (20.00%) J2EE
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) CMS
3 1 (20.00%) Legal

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Walsall 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 1 (20.00%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (20.00%) Sonic ESB
1 1 (20.00%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (20.00%) Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (40.00%) VB.NET Developer
1 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Developer
1 2 (40.00%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Integration Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (20.00%) J2EE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Product Management
1 1 (20.00%) Customer Insight
1 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (20.00%) B2B
1 1 (20.00%) B2C
1 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (20.00%) Change Management
1 1 (20.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C#
1 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Sitecore