The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT jobs advertised for the West Bromwich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 19 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 10 7 1
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -6
Permanent jobs citing Retail 3 4 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Bromwich 9.38% 10.26% 59.09%
As % of the General category 30.00% 36.36% 89.66%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 24
Average salary £39,175 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.06% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,515 £38,250 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,835 £41,750 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
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 West Bromwich region.

General Category
West Bromwich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
10 11 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Bromwich 31.25% 28.21% 65.91%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 27
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in West Bromwich

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in West Bromwich

Retail
Salary Trend in West Bromwich

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

Retail Salary Trend in West Bromwich

Retail
Salary Histogram in West Bromwich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Retail across the West Bromwich region over the 3 months to 19 August 2014.

Retail Salary Histogram in West Bromwich

Retail
Top 9 Related IT Skills in West Bromwich

For the 6 months to 19 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Bromwich 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 (66.67%) SLA
1 2 (66.67%) EPoS
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in West Bromwich by Category

For the 6 months to 19 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Bromwich 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.

General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Support Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) IT Support Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) IT Support
2 1 (33.33%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) SLA