The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank 22 30 40
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +10
Permanent jobs citing Retail 475 333 325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 8.17% 6.26% 5.87%
As % of the General category 21.13% 17.02% 16.89%
Number of salaries quoted 298 259 233
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,400 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £65,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £48,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.77% -
Retail
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

General Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2248 1956 1924
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 38.67% 36.77% 34.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1734 1546 1557
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Retail as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Retail
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Retail Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Retail
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Retail across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Retail Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Retail
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +23 230 £45,000 +15.38% 16
Coventry +10 126 £45,000 -10.00% 13
Staffordshire -3 24 £47,500 +46.15% 10
Warwickshire -39 11 £43,000 -7.02% 9
West Bromwich - 11 £31,500 - 3
Solihull +11 6 £50,000 - 2
Shropshire -15 6 £35,000 +2.94% 7
Worcestershire +9 4 £37,000 +13.84% 4
Herefordshire -4 4 £30,000 -25.00% 4
Walsall +1 2 £35,000 -28.93% 1
Wednesbury - 1 £37,500 -
Retail
England

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT jobs citing Retail also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Retail.

1 408 (44.25%) Finance
2 202 (21.91%) Agile Software Development
3 191 (20.72%) Project Management
4 182 (19.74%) SAP
5 166 (18.00%) SQL
6 160 (17.35%) Degree
7 154 (16.70%) Continuous Improvement
8 140 (15.18%) Data Centre
9 130 (14.10%) HTML
9 130 (14.10%) Publishing
10 128 (13.88%) JavaScript
11 124 (13.45%) ITIL
11 124 (13.45%) MS Excel
12 119 (12.91%) Manufacturing
13 112 (12.15%) E-Commerce
14 110 (11.93%) Stakeholder Management
15 105 (11.39%) Service Delivery
16 100 (10.85%) Oracle
17 98 (10.63%) CSS
18 96 (10.41%) Microsoft
18 96 (10.41%) Presales
19 92 (9.98%) jQuery
20 90 (9.76%) Scrum
21 88 (9.54%) Windows
22 87 (9.44%) Java
23 78 (8.46%) .NET
23 78 (8.46%) PRINCE2
23 78 (8.46%) Line Management
24 77 (8.35%) Mobile App
24 77 (8.35%) C#

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 40 (4.34%) JBoss
2 37 (4.01%) SharePoint
3 28 (3.04%) WebSphere
4 25 (2.71%) Apache Spark
4 25 (2.71%) GlassFish
4 25 (2.71%) WildFly
5 19 (2.06%) CMS
6 17 (1.84%) IBM Notes
7 15 (1.63%) IBM Domino
7 15 (1.63%) WordPress
8 14 (1.52%) WebSphere Application Server
9 13 (1.41%) IIS
10 9 (0.98%) WebLogic
11 7 (0.76%) MS Exchange
12 6 (0.65%) Apache
12 6 (0.65%) SAS
13 5 (0.54%) Skype for Business
14 4 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2013
14 4 (0.43%) Tomcat
15 3 (0.33%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 124 (13.45%) MS Excel
2 29 (3.15%) MS Office
3 15 (1.63%) MS PowerPoint
4 14 (1.52%) Photoshop
5 13 (1.41%) MS Project
6 6 (0.65%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.54%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.11%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 50 (5.42%) SAP Retail
2 28 (3.04%) Sentinel
3 27 (2.93%) SAP MM
4 19 (2.06%) assyst
4 19 (2.06%) SAP SD
5 16 (1.74%) SAP CO
5 16 (1.74%) SAP FI
5 16 (1.74%) SAP FI/CO
6 14 (1.52%) Magento
7 13 (1.41%) SAP HCM
8 11 (1.19%) SAP PM
8 11 (1.19%) SAP PP
9 7 (0.76%) Oracle EBS R12
9 7 (0.76%) Oracle iProcurement
9 7 (0.76%) SAP IS-U
9 7 (0.76%) SAP SCM
10 5 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
10 5 (0.54%) Dynamics NAV
10 5 (0.54%) Oracle Assets
10 5 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 39 (4.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 33 (3.58%) Amazon AWS
3 32 (3.47%) IaaS
4 31 (3.36%) PaaS
5 29 (3.15%) Amazon EC2
6 20 (2.17%) SaaS
7 13 (1.41%) SuccessFactors
8 10 (1.08%) Google Analytics
9 7 (0.76%) Office 365
10 2 (0.22%) AdWords
Communications & Networking
1 39 (4.23%) Firewall
2 32 (3.47%) DNS
3 30 (3.25%) SSL
4 25 (2.71%) WAN
5 21 (2.28%) SAN
6 20 (2.17%) TCP/IP
7 18 (1.95%) DHCP
8 17 (1.84%) VPN
9 13 (1.41%) LAN
10 8 (0.87%) Internet
10 8 (0.87%) Unified Communications
11 6 (0.65%) SMTP
12 5 (0.54%) HTTPS
12 5 (0.54%) LDAP
13 4 (0.43%) HTTP
13 4 (0.43%) Skype
14 3 (0.33%) IMAP
14 3 (0.33%) Network Security
14 3 (0.33%) OpenLDAP
14 3 (0.33%) S/MIME
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (7.70%) MySQL
2 66 (7.16%) SQL Server
3 33 (3.58%) MongoDB
4 32 (3.47%) Apache Cassandra
4 32 (3.47%) Big Data
5 29 (3.15%) PostgreSQL
6 27 (2.93%) DB2
7 26 (2.82%) NoSQL
8 25 (2.71%) Hadoop
9 14 (1.52%) Relational Database
10 13 (1.41%) RDBMS
11 10 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 8 (0.87%) InterSystems Cache
12 8 (0.87%) MS Access
12 8 (0.87%) SQL Server 2008
12 8 (0.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 7 (0.76%) QlikView
14 5 (0.54%) Data Warehouse
14 5 (0.54%) Oracle Database
14 5 (0.54%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 39 (4.23%) Visual Studio
2 28 (3.04%) Git (software)
2 28 (3.04%) Jenkins
3 27 (2.93%) Hudson
3 27 (2.93%) JUnit
4 25 (2.71%) JBehave
5 19 (2.06%) LSMW
6 14 (1.52%) JIRA
7 10 (1.08%) Subversion
8 8 (0.87%) JIRA Agile
9 7 (0.76%) QADirector
9 7 (0.76%) TestPartner
10 6 (0.65%) Selenium
11 5 (0.54%) Dreamweaver
11 5 (0.54%) Mercurial
12 4 (0.43%) Cucumber
12 4 (0.43%) Zephyr
13 3 (0.33%) RSpec
13 3 (0.33%) WATIR
14 2 (0.22%) Concordion
General
1 408 (44.25%) Finance
2 130 (14.10%) Publishing
3 119 (12.91%) Manufacturing
4 71 (7.70%) Banking
5 61 (6.62%) Marketing
6 42 (4.56%) Retail Banking
7 39 (4.23%) Legal
8 35 (3.80%) Telecoms
9 24 (2.60%) Billing
10 22 (2.39%) Back Office
11 21 (2.28%) Automotive
12 16 (1.74%) General Ledger
12 16 (1.74%) Investment Banking
13 15 (1.63%) Pharmaceutical
14 9 (0.98%) Local Government
15 8 (0.87%) Games
16 6 (0.65%) Advertising
17 4 (0.43%) Financial Institution
17 4 (0.43%) German Language
18 3 (0.33%) French Language
Job Titles
1 199 (21.58%) Developer
2 192 (20.82%) Analyst
3 125 (13.56%) Consultant
4 111 (12.04%) Project Manager
5 91 (9.87%) Business Analyst
6 63 (6.83%) .NET Developer
7 60 (6.51%) SAP Consultant
8 55 (5.97%) Architect
9 51 (5.53%) C# Developer
10 49 (5.31%) C# .NET Developer
10 49 (5.31%) Senior Developer
11 47 (5.10%) SAP Analyst
12 44 (4.77%) JavaScript Developer
13 39 (4.23%) SQL Developer
14 37 (4.01%) Software Developer
14 37 (4.01%) Solutions Architect
15 35 (3.80%) Web Developer
16 34 (3.69%) IT Manager
16 34 (3.69%) Java Developer
17 33 (3.58%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 130 (14.10%) HTML
2 98 (10.63%) CSS
3 92 (9.98%) jQuery
4 78 (8.46%) .NET
5 46 (4.99%) AngularJS
6 44 (4.77%) Java EE
7 37 (4.01%) .NET Framework
7 37 (4.01%) ASP.NET
8 36 (3.90%) XML
9 35 (3.80%) Spring
10 33 (3.58%) HTML5
10 33 (3.58%) RESTful
11 30 (3.25%) Hibernate
11 30 (3.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 29 (3.15%) JMS
13 26 (2.82%) JPA
14 25 (2.71%) HornetQ
14 25 (2.71%) JAX-RS
14 25 (2.71%) RESTEasy
15 22 (2.39%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 140 (15.18%) Data Centre
2 77 (8.35%) Mobile App
3 67 (7.27%) Computer Science
4 53 (5.75%) User Experience
5 48 (5.21%) Analytical Skills
6 44 (4.77%) CMDB
7 31 (3.36%) Mathematics
8 27 (2.93%) Enterprise Software
9 25 (2.71%) Artificial Intelligence
10 24 (2.60%) EPoS
10 24 (2.60%) Management Information System
11 23 (2.49%) Social Media
12 16 (1.74%) Smart Meter
13 15 (1.63%) Public Cloud
13 15 (1.63%) Virtual Team
14 12 (1.30%) AS400
15 11 (1.19%) iSeries
16 10 (1.08%) NHS
17 9 (0.98%) Life Science
18 8 (0.87%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 88 (9.54%) Windows
2 75 (8.13%) Linux
3 42 (4.56%) Unix
4 37 (4.01%) Apple iOS
5 29 (3.15%) Android
6 27 (2.93%) Windows Server
7 21 (2.28%) Windows 7
8 18 (1.95%) Windows Server 2012
9 14 (1.52%) Windows Server 2003
9 14 (1.52%) Windows XP
10 11 (1.19%) Windows Vista
11 4 (0.43%) Windows Mobile
12 3 (0.33%) CentOS
12 3 (0.33%) Mac OS X
12 3 (0.33%) Solaris
12 3 (0.33%) SUSE
12 3 (0.33%) VMS
12 3 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.11%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.11%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 202 (21.91%) Agile Software Development
2 191 (20.72%) Project Management
3 154 (16.70%) Continuous Improvement
4 124 (13.45%) ITIL
5 112 (12.15%) E-Commerce
6 110 (11.93%) Stakeholder Management
7 105 (11.39%) Service Delivery
8 96 (10.41%) Presales
9 90 (9.76%) Scrum
10 78 (8.46%) Line Management
10 78 (8.46%) PRINCE2
11 77 (8.35%) CRM
12 72 (7.81%) Software Engineering
13 67 (7.27%) Risk Management
14 66 (7.16%) SDLC
15 61 (6.62%) Service Management
16 58 (6.29%) MVC
17 57 (6.18%) TDD
18 54 (5.86%) Business Analysis
18 54 (5.86%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 166 (18.00%) SQL
2 128 (13.88%) JavaScript
3 87 (9.44%) Java
4 77 (8.35%) C#
5 46 (4.99%) VB.NET
6 33 (3.58%) Python
7 25 (2.71%) Clojure
7 25 (2.71%) Scala
8 24 (2.60%) ABAP
8 24 (2.60%) T-SQL
9 21 (2.28%) PL/SQL
10 14 (1.52%) PHP
11 13 (1.41%) VBA
12 8 (0.87%) Delphi
12 8 (0.87%) MUMPS
12 8 (0.87%) VB
13 7 (0.76%) Perl
14 5 (0.54%) C++
14 5 (0.54%) Objective-C
14 5 (0.54%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 160 (17.35%) Degree
2 46 (4.99%) ISEB
3 36 (3.90%) PMI Certification
3 36 (3.90%) PMP
4 23 (2.49%) Security Cleared
5 17 (1.84%) BPSS Clearance
6 16 (1.74%) Cisco Certification
6 16 (1.74%) ITIL Certification
7 15 (1.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 14 (1.52%) CCNA
9 13 (1.41%) APMP
9 13 (1.41%) LPIC
10 9 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 7 (0.76%) ISEB Practitioner
12 6 (0.65%) ISTQB
12 6 (0.65%) Six Sigma Black Belt
13 5 (0.54%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 5 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 3 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
14 3 (0.33%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (7.38%) QA
2 18 (1.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 17 (1.84%) Disclosure Scotland
4 12 (1.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 11 (1.19%) PCI DSS
6 8 (0.87%) Data Quality
7 7 (0.76%) SLA
8 4 (0.43%) GxP
9 3 (0.33%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.11%) ISO 9000
10 1 (0.11%) SDET
System Software
1 43 (4.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (3.36%) Active Directory
3 29 (3.15%) Virtual Machines
4 19 (2.06%) Hyper-V
5 13 (1.41%) Firmware
6 3 (0.33%) Sendmail
7 1 (0.11%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 32 (3.47%) SCCM
1 32 (3.47%) SCOM
2 29 (3.15%) SCVMM
3 19 (2.06%) Tivoli
4 16 (1.74%) Backup Exec
5 15 (1.63%) SCOrch
5 15 (1.63%) vRealize
6 13 (1.41%) NetBackup
7 11 (1.19%) WSUS
8 1 (0.11%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 182 (19.74%) SAP
2 100 (10.85%) Oracle
3 96 (10.41%) Microsoft
4 64 (6.94%) IBM
5 46 (4.99%) VMware
6 44 (4.77%) Citrix
7 36 (3.90%) Cisco
8 33 (3.58%) HP
9 29 (3.15%) CheckPoint
10 28 (3.04%) Juniper
11 26 (2.82%) Facebook
11 26 (2.82%) Twitter
12 15 (1.63%) Acronis
12 15 (1.63%) EMC
13 14 (1.52%) BMC
13 14 (1.52%) F5
13 14 (1.52%) NetApp
13 14 (1.52%) Red Hat
14 13 (1.41%) Brocade
14 13 (1.41%) Fortinet
Redditch, Worcestershire
Oscar
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £70000.00 per annum + 10% bonus, car, pension
Posted: 42 minutes ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Montash
Salary: £35000 - £54000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits 10% Bonus - Flex Bens
Posted: 1 hour ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Bromwich
Mint
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Worcestershire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - 75,000k base + excellent package, bonus and fast-track caree
Posted: 22 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Posted: 20 hours ago
Shropshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £38k - 48k per year + Holidays, Pension, Discounts.
Posted: 3 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + childcare, healthcare, pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - 70,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: 3 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warwickshire
Tria Recruitment
Salary: £42000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension & 10% Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Edenhouse Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Flex-Working!
Posted: 7 days ago
Staffordshire
Square One Resources
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Michael Page Technology
Salary: Car allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £50k - 70k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 7 days ago
Warwick
First Utility
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
First Utility
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
West Midlands
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £100000 - £110000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £45,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 7 days ago