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 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank 25 43 30
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -13
Permanent jobs citing Retail 433 304 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 6.97% 5.74% 6.72%
As % of the General category 18.46% 16.05% 16.57%
Number of salaries quoted 328 248 231
Median salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £33,700 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,750 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,625 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.84% +5.55%
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
2346 1894 2100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 37.77% 35.79% 40.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1752 1507 1718
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,400 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.65%

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 May 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 May 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 +20 149 £42,500 -22.72% 28
Coventry -5 71 £45,500 -17.27% 7
Warwickshire +22 61 £49,500 +16.47% 5
Staffordshire +7 42 £45,500 +13.75% 2
Shropshire +14 32 £32,500 - 1
Walsall -3 7 £35,000 +42.85%
Solihull +10 3 £60,000 +20.00%
Worcestershire -10 3 £60,000 +50.00% 2
West Bromwich -6 2 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Halesowen - 2 £37,000 -
Wolverhampton -13 1 - -
Brierley Hill - 1 £27,500 -
Dudley - 1 - -
Retail
England

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 273 (36.16%) Finance
2 261 (34.57%) Agile Software Development
3 158 (20.93%) Project Management
4 150 (19.87%) SQL
5 135 (17.88%) Degree
6 131 (17.35%) JavaScript
7 123 (16.29%) HTML
8 115 (15.23%) E-Commerce
9 106 (14.04%) CSS
9 106 (14.04%) Scrum
10 100 (13.25%) Mobile App
11 99 (13.11%) Java
12 90 (11.92%) ITIL
13 87 (11.52%) Data Centre
14 82 (10.86%) jQuery
15 81 (10.73%) Stakeholder Management
16 80 (10.60%) Oracle
17 75 (9.93%) .NET
17 75 (9.93%) Web Development
18 74 (9.80%) SOA
19 73 (9.67%) Business Analysis
20 72 (9.54%) Continuous Improvement
21 71 (9.40%) TDD
22 69 (9.14%) Risk Management
22 69 (9.14%) Analytics
23 68 (9.01%) AngularJS
23 68 (9.01%) Windows
24 67 (8.87%) C#
25 66 (8.74%) Manufacturing
26 65 (8.61%) Microsoft

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 49 (6.49%) JBoss
2 41 (5.43%) Apache Spark
2 41 (5.43%) GlassFish
2 41 (5.43%) WildFly
3 22 (2.91%) SharePoint
4 21 (2.78%) CMS
5 19 (2.52%) WebSphere
6 12 (1.59%) Node.js
6 12 (1.59%) SAS
7 9 (1.19%) WebSphere Application Server
7 9 (1.19%) WordPress
8 7 (0.93%) IBM Domino
9 6 (0.79%) IBM Notes
9 6 (0.79%) IIS
10 3 (0.40%) Skype for Business
11 2 (0.26%) Sitecore CMS
11 2 (0.26%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.13%) Apache
12 1 (0.13%) NetWeaver
12 1 (0.13%) nginx
Applications
1 63 (8.34%) MS Excel
2 28 (3.71%) Photoshop
3 14 (1.85%) MS Office
3 14 (1.85%) Spreadsheet
4 12 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.53%) Adobe After Effects
5 4 (0.53%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (0.53%) MS Project
6 3 (0.40%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.40%) SPSS
7 1 (0.13%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 14 (1.85%) assyst
1 14 (1.85%) SAP Retail
2 12 (1.59%) Magento
3 6 (0.79%) Oracle EBS R12
3 6 (0.79%) Oracle iProcurement
3 6 (0.79%) SAP SD
4 5 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (0.66%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (0.66%) SAP MM
5 4 (0.53%) Oracle Assets
5 4 (0.53%) SAP HCM
5 4 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (0.40%) Oracle Cash Management
6 3 (0.40%) Oracle Payables
6 3 (0.40%) Oracle Receivables
6 3 (0.40%) SAP CO
6 3 (0.40%) SAP CRM
6 3 (0.40%) SAP FI
6 3 (0.40%) SAP FI/CO
6 3 (0.40%) SAP MII
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.46%) Google Analytics
2 8 (1.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (0.93%) Office 365
4 4 (0.53%) IaaS
4 4 (0.53%) SuccessFactors
5 3 (0.40%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.40%) PaaS
6 2 (0.26%) AdWords
7 1 (0.13%) MailChimp
7 1 (0.13%) Pure360
7 1 (0.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (1.99%) Firewall
2 14 (1.85%) SSL
2 14 (1.85%) VPN
3 13 (1.72%) SAN
4 12 (1.59%) DNS
4 12 (1.59%) TCP/IP
5 9 (1.19%) LAN
5 9 (1.19%) Wi-Fi
6 8 (1.06%) DHCP
6 8 (1.06%) WAN
7 6 (0.79%) Internet
8 4 (0.53%) 4G
8 4 (0.53%) IPsec
8 4 (0.53%) VoIP
9 3 (0.40%) 3G
9 3 (0.40%) HTTP
9 3 (0.40%) Intrusion Detection
9 3 (0.40%) Kerberos
9 3 (0.40%) VLAN
10 2 (0.26%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (7.42%) MySQL
2 49 (6.49%) Big Data
3 46 (6.09%) NoSQL
4 44 (5.83%) Apache Cassandra
4 44 (5.83%) PostgreSQL
5 43 (5.70%) Hadoop
6 41 (5.43%) MongoDB
6 41 (5.43%) SQL Server
7 14 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 13 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 11 (1.46%) Relational Database
9 11 (1.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 9 (1.19%) RDBMS
11 8 (1.06%) DB2
11 8 (1.06%) SQL Server 2008
12 5 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
12 5 (0.66%) Oracle Database
13 4 (0.53%) Crystal Reports
13 4 (0.53%) SAP HANA
14 3 (0.40%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 45 (5.96%) Jenkins
2 44 (5.83%) JUnit
3 43 (5.70%) Hudson
4 41 (5.43%) JBehave
5 31 (4.11%) Visual Studio
6 27 (3.58%) Git (software)
7 14 (1.85%) Subversion
8 13 (1.72%) Grunt
8 13 (1.72%) JIRA
9 11 (1.46%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 11 (1.46%) Jasmine
9 11 (1.46%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (0.79%) Selenium
11 5 (0.66%) LSMW
12 3 (0.40%) NUnit
12 3 (0.40%) QADirector
12 3 (0.40%) ReSharper
12 3 (0.40%) RSpec
12 3 (0.40%) TestPartner
12 3 (0.40%) WATIR
General
1 273 (36.16%) Finance
2 66 (8.74%) Manufacturing
3 58 (7.68%) Banking
4 56 (7.42%) Marketing
5 45 (5.96%) Telecoms
6 33 (4.37%) Games
7 31 (4.11%) Publishing
8 25 (3.31%) Automotive
9 24 (3.18%) Billing
10 21 (2.78%) Back Office
11 18 (2.38%) Local Government
12 15 (1.99%) Retail Banking
13 12 (1.59%) Pharmaceutical
14 7 (0.93%) Legal
15 5 (0.66%) Advertising
15 5 (0.66%) Corporate Banking
15 5 (0.66%) General Ledger
16 3 (0.40%) German Language
17 2 (0.26%) French Language
17 2 (0.26%) Law
Job Titles
1 198 (26.23%) Developer
2 129 (17.09%) Analyst
3 92 (12.19%) Project Manager
4 81 (10.73%) Senior Developer
5 78 (10.33%) Consultant
6 60 (7.95%) Business Analyst
7 58 (7.68%) Java Developer
8 54 (7.15%) .NET Developer
9 52 (6.89%) Senior Java Developer
10 48 (6.36%) C# .NET Developer
10 48 (6.36%) C# Developer
11 47 (6.23%) Web Developer
12 39 (5.17%) IT Manager
12 39 (5.17%) JavaScript Developer
13 34 (4.50%) E-Commerce Analyst
13 34 (4.50%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
14 31 (4.11%) Architect
15 30 (3.97%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
16 29 (3.84%) SQL Developer
17 28 (3.71%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (16.29%) HTML
2 106 (14.04%) CSS
3 82 (10.86%) jQuery
4 75 (9.93%) .NET
5 68 (9.01%) AngularJS
6 52 (6.89%) Java EE
6 52 (6.89%) RESTful
7 51 (6.75%) Spring
8 50 (6.62%) HTML5
9 45 (5.96%) Hibernate
10 44 (5.83%) JMS
11 43 (5.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 41 (5.43%) HornetQ
12 41 (5.43%) JAX-RS
12 41 (5.43%) JPA
12 41 (5.43%) RESTEasy
13 32 (4.24%) .NET Framework
14 29 (3.84%) XML
15 19 (2.52%) ASP.NET
16 17 (2.25%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 100 (13.25%) Mobile App
2 87 (11.52%) Data Centre
3 53 (7.02%) Mathematics
4 45 (5.96%) Analytical Skills
5 41 (5.43%) Artificial Intelligence
6 36 (4.77%) EPoS
7 32 (4.24%) User Experience
8 23 (3.05%) Computer Science
9 20 (2.65%) Enterprise Software
10 19 (2.52%) FMCG
11 17 (2.25%) Management Information System
12 16 (2.12%) Social Media
13 15 (1.99%) iPhone
14 14 (1.85%) Economics
15 13 (1.72%) Statistics
16 11 (1.46%) Chemistry
16 11 (1.46%) Physics
17 9 (1.19%) Life Science
18 7 (0.93%) Driving Licence
18 7 (0.93%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 68 (9.01%) Windows
2 46 (6.09%) Android
3 44 (5.83%) Apple iOS
4 41 (5.43%) Linux
5 25 (3.31%) Unix
6 20 (2.65%) Windows Server
7 13 (1.72%) Windows 7
8 12 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (1.46%) Windows Server 2003
10 9 (1.19%) Windows XP
11 6 (0.79%) Windows Vista
12 5 (0.66%) Windows 8
13 4 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
14 3 (0.40%) Mac OS X
14 3 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 3 (0.40%) Windows Mobile
15 1 (0.13%) Data ONTAP
15 1 (0.13%) SUSE
15 1 (0.13%) Windows 2000 Server
15 1 (0.13%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 261 (34.57%) Agile Software Development
2 158 (20.93%) Project Management
3 115 (15.23%) E-Commerce
4 106 (14.04%) Scrum
5 90 (11.92%) ITIL
6 81 (10.73%) Stakeholder Management
7 75 (9.93%) Web Development
8 74 (9.80%) SOA
9 73 (9.67%) Business Analysis
10 72 (9.54%) Continuous Improvement
11 71 (9.40%) TDD
12 69 (9.14%) Analytics
12 69 (9.14%) Risk Management
13 57 (7.55%) MVC
14 52 (6.89%) Functional Testing
15 49 (6.49%) Continuous Integration
15 49 (6.49%) Kanban
16 48 (6.36%) Change Management
17 46 (6.09%) Software Engineering
18 43 (5.70%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 150 (19.87%) SQL
2 131 (17.35%) JavaScript
3 99 (13.11%) Java
4 67 (8.87%) C#
5 48 (6.36%) Python
6 41 (5.43%) Clojure
6 41 (5.43%) Scala
7 39 (5.17%) VB.NET
8 38 (5.03%) T-SQL
9 20 (2.65%) C++
10 10 (1.32%) ABAP
11 7 (0.93%) VB
12 6 (0.79%) PL/SQL
12 6 (0.79%) VBA
13 5 (0.66%) PHP
14 4 (0.53%) Tcl
15 3 (0.40%) SAPscript
16 2 (0.26%) C
16 2 (0.26%) Perl
16 2 (0.26%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 135 (17.88%) Degree
2 15 (1.99%) APMP
2 15 (1.99%) ISTQB
3 14 (1.85%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 12 (1.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 11 (1.46%) ISEB
6 9 (1.19%) Security Cleared
7 7 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (0.79%) CISM
8 6 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (0.79%) PhD
9 5 (0.66%) CISSP
9 5 (0.66%) MCSE
10 4 (0.53%) BPSS Clearance
10 4 (0.53%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (0.53%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 4 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 4 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 3 (0.40%) Oracle Certification
11 3 (0.40%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (5.03%) QA
2 15 (1.99%) SLA
3 10 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (1.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (0.79%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.53%) Disclosure Scotland
7 3 (0.40%) COBIT
8 1 (0.13%) GxP
8 1 (0.13%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 21 (2.78%) Active Directory
2 12 (1.59%) Hyper-V
3 11 (1.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.26%) Firmware
5 1 (0.13%) Docker
5 1 (0.13%) vCloud
5 1 (0.13%) VMware Server
5 1 (0.13%) vSphere
5 1 (0.13%) XenApp
5 1 (0.13%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 18 (2.38%) SCCM
2 16 (2.12%) SCOM
3 13 (1.72%) Tivoli
4 6 (0.79%) WSUS
5 2 (0.26%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.26%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.13%) EdgeSight
6 1 (0.13%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.13%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 80 (10.60%) Oracle
2 65 (8.61%) Microsoft
3 58 (7.68%) SAP
4 42 (5.56%) Twitter
5 41 (5.43%) Facebook
6 27 (3.58%) IBM
7 18 (2.38%) Adobe
8 15 (1.99%) Cisco
9 14 (1.85%) Citrix
9 14 (1.85%) VMware
10 12 (1.59%) Google
10 12 (1.59%) hybris
11 11 (1.46%) Appcelerator
12 8 (1.06%) ATG
13 7 (0.93%) Acronis
13 7 (0.93%) Juniper
14 6 (0.79%) HP
15 5 (0.66%) Epicor
15 5 (0.66%) Red Hat
16 4 (0.53%) Aruba
Warwickshire
Maurice Nash
Salary: £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Telford, Shropshire
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive salary benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Bright Executive Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Additional Resources Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £27000 - £29000 per annum + incremental salary + 25 days holiday
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham
Churchill Frank International
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
33-6 Consultancy Limited
Posted: 16 hours ago
Henley In Arden, Warwickshire, Head Office.
REPL Group
Salary: Competitive salary and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Resource Solutions - Xerox
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 38k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits 10% Bonus - Flex Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Sanderson
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Atos
Salary: £35000 - £45000.00 per annum + Pension, healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Volaris Exec
Salary: £80000 - £115000 per annum + full comprehensive benefits package
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £130,000 - £150,000 (Plus Excellent Package)
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Sanderson
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £34000 - £43000 per annum + Coprate benifits
Posted: 11 days ago
Birmingham
TDA Group
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + +Bonus +30 days holiday
Posted: 17 days ago
Birmingham
NES IT
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham
Edenhouse Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive with excellent benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive Salary + Flexible Benefits Package
Posted: 16 days ago
Lichfield
Churchill Frank International
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
West Midlands
Volaris Exec
Salary: £11000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago