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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank 25 15 16
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +1
Permanent jobs citing Retail 3 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 2.16% 4.05% 1.56%
As % of the General category 6.38% 9.68% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 1
Average salary £40,500 £37,500 £95,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% -60.52%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
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
47 31 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 33.81% 41.89% 29.69%
Number of salaries quoted 37 23 15
Average salary £40,500 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £19,000 £29,150
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £90,000 £53,050
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 30 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 2 (33.33%) CRM
1 2 (33.33%) Process Improvement
1 2 (33.33%) Java
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) Billing
2 1 (16.67%) Data Management
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (16.67%) Ruby
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 1 (16.67%) Business Development
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) MDX
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (16.67%) Data Integration
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) HTML5
2 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
2 1 (16.67%) Node.js
2 1 (16.67%) CSS3
2 1 (16.67%) PHP
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) J2EE
2 1 (16.67%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 (16.67%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
1 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (33.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Head of Digital
3 1 (16.67%) IT Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) IT Support
3 1 (16.67%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) CSS3
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) HTML5
1 1 (16.67%) J2EE
1 1 (16.67%) MDX
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) CRM
1 2 (33.33%) Process Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Business Development
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Change Control
2 1 (16.67%) Coaching
2 1 (16.67%) Data Management
2 1 (16.67%) Database Optimisation
2 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Master Data Management
2 1 (16.67%) OO
2 1 (16.67%) OOP
2 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) C++
2 1 (16.67%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
2 1 (16.67%) PHP
2 1 (16.67%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) Ruby
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) HND