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

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank 23 43 25
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -18
Permanent jobs citing Retail 445 328 378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 7.30% 5.74% 6.96%
As % of the General category 19.38% 15.93% 17.72%
Number of salaries quoted 311 272 266
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,550 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
2296 2059 2133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 37.66% 36.02% 39.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1690 1620 1737
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

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 25 June 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 25 June 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 +26 178 £40,000 -27.27% 17
Coventry -5 75 £45,000 -18.18% 4
Warwickshire +15 56 £49,000 +22.50% 3
Staffordshire -1 41 £42,000 +5.00% 3
Shropshire - 36 £32,500 - 1
Walsall +1 7 £35,000 +42.85% 1
Solihull +8 3 £60,000 +26.31%
Worcestershire -4 2 £47,500 +15.15% 4
West Bromwich -7 2 £47,500 +11.76%
Halesowen - 2 £37,000 -
Wolverhampton -7 1 - -
Brierley Hill - 1 £27,500 -
Wednesbury - 1 £37,500 - 1
Retail
England

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 328 (39.66%) Finance
2 254 (30.71%) Agile Software Development
3 187 (22.61%) Project Management
4 162 (19.59%) SQL
5 147 (17.78%) JavaScript
6 143 (17.29%) HTML
7 140 (16.93%) Degree
8 116 (14.03%) CSS
9 114 (13.78%) E-Commerce
10 106 (12.82%) Java
10 106 (12.82%) Scrum
11 104 (12.58%) Stakeholder Management
12 102 (12.33%) ITIL
13 101 (12.21%) jQuery
14 100 (12.09%) Mobile App
15 98 (11.85%) Continuous Improvement
16 97 (11.73%) Manufacturing
17 96 (11.61%) Data Centre
18 89 (10.76%) SAP
19 85 (10.28%) .NET
19 85 (10.28%) C#
20 83 (10.04%) MS Excel
21 82 (9.92%) Risk Management
22 80 (9.67%) Oracle
23 79 (9.55%) SOA
23 79 (9.55%) Microsoft
24 76 (9.19%) TDD
25 75 (9.07%) Web Development
26 74 (8.95%) AngularJS
27 71 (8.59%) Windows

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 52 (6.29%) JBoss
2 41 (4.96%) Apache Spark
2 41 (4.96%) GlassFish
2 41 (4.96%) WildFly
3 27 (3.26%) SharePoint
4 21 (2.54%) WebSphere
5 19 (2.30%) CMS
6 12 (1.45%) WebSphere Application Server
6 12 (1.45%) WordPress
7 11 (1.33%) SAS
8 8 (0.97%) IBM Domino
8 8 (0.97%) IBM Notes
8 8 (0.97%) IIS
9 3 (0.36%) NetWeaver
10 2 (0.24%) Apache
10 2 (0.24%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.24%) MS Exchange
10 2 (0.24%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (0.24%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 83 (10.04%) MS Excel
2 26 (3.14%) Photoshop
3 18 (2.18%) MS Office
4 15 (1.81%) MS PowerPoint
5 14 (1.69%) Spreadsheet
6 8 (0.97%) Adobe Illustrator
6 8 (0.97%) MS Project
7 4 (0.48%) Adobe After Effects
8 3 (0.36%) MS Visio
9 2 (0.24%) SPSS
10 1 (0.12%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 21 (2.54%) SAP Retail
2 19 (2.30%) assyst
3 15 (1.81%) Magento
4 9 (1.09%) SAP CO
4 9 (1.09%) SAP FI
4 9 (1.09%) SAP FI/CO
4 9 (1.09%) SAP HCM
4 9 (1.09%) SAP SD
5 8 (0.97%) SAP MM
6 7 (0.85%) Oracle EBS R12
6 7 (0.85%) Oracle iProcurement
7 5 (0.60%) Oracle Assets
7 5 (0.60%) Oracle EBS
7 5 (0.60%) SAP MII
7 5 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 4 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
8 4 (0.48%) Oracle Payables
8 4 (0.48%) SAP PM
8 4 (0.48%) SAP PP
8 4 (0.48%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.21%) Google Analytics
2 9 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (1.09%) SuccessFactors
3 4 (0.48%) IaaS
4 3 (0.36%) AdWords
4 3 (0.36%) Office 365
4 3 (0.36%) PaaS
5 2 (0.24%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.12%) MailChimp
6 1 (0.12%) Pure360
6 1 (0.12%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (2.42%) SSL
2 19 (2.30%) Firewall
3 16 (1.93%) TCP/IP
4 15 (1.81%) DNS
5 13 (1.57%) VPN
6 11 (1.33%) SAN
7 9 (1.09%) DHCP
8 8 (0.97%) LAN
9 7 (0.85%) Internet
9 7 (0.85%) WAN
9 7 (0.85%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (0.48%) IPsec
11 3 (0.36%) HTTP
11 3 (0.36%) Intrusion Detection
11 3 (0.36%) LDAP
11 3 (0.36%) Network Security
11 3 (0.36%) VLAN
12 2 (0.24%) HTTPS
12 2 (0.24%) SMTP
12 2 (0.24%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (7.74%) MySQL
2 47 (5.68%) Big Data
3 45 (5.44%) NoSQL
3 45 (5.44%) PostgreSQL
4 44 (5.32%) Apache Cassandra
4 44 (5.32%) SQL Server
5 43 (5.20%) MongoDB
6 41 (4.96%) Hadoop
7 15 (1.81%) Relational Database
8 12 (1.45%) RDBMS
8 12 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
9 11 (1.33%) DB2
10 8 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 7 (0.85%) MS Access
11 7 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 6 (0.73%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (0.73%) Oracle Database
12 6 (0.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 4 (0.48%) Crystal Reports
13 4 (0.48%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 46 (5.56%) Jenkins
2 44 (5.32%) JUnit
3 43 (5.20%) Hudson
4 41 (4.96%) JBehave
5 38 (4.59%) Visual Studio
6 29 (3.51%) Git (software)
7 16 (1.93%) JIRA
8 14 (1.69%) Subversion
9 13 (1.57%) Grunt
9 13 (1.57%) LSMW
10 11 (1.33%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 11 (1.33%) Jasmine
11 8 (0.97%) Selenium
11 8 (0.97%) Team Foundation Server
12 7 (0.85%) QADirector
12 7 (0.85%) TestPartner
13 4 (0.48%) Cucumber
13 4 (0.48%) JIRA Agile
13 4 (0.48%) Zephyr
14 3 (0.36%) Moq
General
1 328 (39.66%) Finance
2 97 (11.73%) Manufacturing
3 60 (7.26%) Publishing
4 58 (7.01%) Banking
5 54 (6.53%) Marketing
6 48 (5.80%) Telecoms
7 32 (3.87%) Games
8 30 (3.63%) Back Office
9 29 (3.51%) Billing
10 26 (3.14%) Automotive
11 19 (2.30%) Retail Banking
12 18 (2.18%) Local Government
13 12 (1.45%) Pharmaceutical
14 10 (1.21%) General Ledger
15 8 (0.97%) Legal
16 6 (0.73%) Advertising
17 3 (0.36%) German Language
18 2 (0.24%) Aerospace
18 2 (0.24%) French Language
18 2 (0.24%) Law
Job Titles
1 219 (26.48%) Developer
2 129 (15.60%) Analyst
3 107 (12.94%) Consultant
3 107 (12.94%) Project Manager
4 79 (9.55%) Senior Developer
5 68 (8.22%) .NET Developer
6 61 (7.38%) Business Analyst
7 58 (7.01%) C# .NET Developer
7 58 (7.01%) C# Developer
8 55 (6.65%) Java Developer
9 51 (6.17%) Senior Java Developer
9 51 (6.17%) Web Developer
10 47 (5.68%) JavaScript Developer
11 43 (5.20%) SAP Consultant
12 39 (4.72%) IT Manager
13 37 (4.47%) SQL Developer
14 36 (4.35%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 35 (4.23%) Architect
16 33 (3.99%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
17 29 (3.51%) E-Commerce Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 143 (17.29%) HTML
2 116 (14.03%) CSS
3 101 (12.21%) jQuery
4 85 (10.28%) .NET
5 74 (8.95%) AngularJS
6 56 (6.77%) Java EE
7 54 (6.53%) RESTful
8 52 (6.29%) Spring
9 48 (5.80%) HTML5
10 46 (5.56%) Hibernate
11 45 (5.44%) JMS
11 45 (5.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 41 (4.96%) HornetQ
12 41 (4.96%) JAX-RS
12 41 (4.96%) JPA
12 41 (4.96%) RESTEasy
13 38 (4.59%) .NET Framework
14 33 (3.99%) XML
15 28 (3.39%) ASP.NET
16 21 (2.54%) React
Miscellaneous
1 100 (12.09%) Mobile App
2 96 (11.61%) Data Centre
3 53 (6.41%) Mathematics
4 41 (4.96%) Analytical Skills
4 41 (4.96%) Artificial Intelligence
5 35 (4.23%) User Experience
6 33 (3.99%) EPoS
7 29 (3.51%) Computer Science
8 23 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
9 19 (2.30%) Management Information System
9 19 (2.30%) Social Media
10 17 (2.06%) FMCG
11 14 (1.69%) Economics
12 13 (1.57%) Smart Meter
12 13 (1.57%) Statistics
13 12 (1.45%) iPhone
14 11 (1.33%) Chemistry
14 11 (1.33%) Physics
15 10 (1.21%) Life Science
16 9 (1.09%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 71 (8.59%) Windows
2 52 (6.29%) Linux
3 45 (5.44%) Android
3 45 (5.44%) Apple iOS
4 32 (3.87%) Unix
5 17 (2.06%) Windows 7
5 17 (2.06%) Windows Server
6 13 (1.57%) Windows XP
7 10 (1.21%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (1.09%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (1.09%) Windows Vista
9 4 (0.48%) Windows Mobile
9 4 (0.48%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.24%) SUSE
10 2 (0.24%) VMS
10 2 (0.24%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.12%) Data ONTAP
11 1 (0.12%) Solaris
11 1 (0.12%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.12%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 254 (30.71%) Agile Software Development
2 187 (22.61%) Project Management
3 114 (13.78%) E-Commerce
4 106 (12.82%) Scrum
5 104 (12.58%) Stakeholder Management
6 102 (12.33%) ITIL
7 98 (11.85%) Continuous Improvement
8 82 (9.92%) Risk Management
9 79 (9.55%) SOA
10 76 (9.19%) TDD
11 75 (9.07%) Web Development
12 70 (8.46%) Business Analysis
12 70 (8.46%) MVC
13 64 (7.74%) Analytics
14 58 (7.01%) Change Management
15 54 (6.53%) Functional Testing
16 52 (6.29%) Kanban
17 51 (6.17%) PRINCE2
18 50 (6.05%) Continuous Integration
18 50 (6.05%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 162 (19.59%) SQL
2 147 (17.78%) JavaScript
3 106 (12.82%) Java
4 85 (10.28%) C#
5 49 (5.93%) VB.NET
6 44 (5.32%) Python
7 41 (4.96%) Clojure
7 41 (4.96%) Scala
8 40 (4.84%) T-SQL
9 18 (2.18%) ABAP
10 15 (1.81%) C++
11 12 (1.45%) VBA
12 11 (1.33%) VB
13 9 (1.09%) PL/SQL
14 6 (0.73%) PHP
15 4 (0.48%) Tcl
16 3 (0.36%) Perl
16 3 (0.36%) SAPscript
17 2 (0.24%) Bash Shell
17 2 (0.24%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 140 (16.93%) Degree
2 16 (1.93%) APMP
2 16 (1.93%) Security Cleared
3 15 (1.81%) ISEB
3 15 (1.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 14 (1.69%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 11 (1.33%) ISTQB
6 8 (0.97%) BPSS Clearance
6 8 (0.97%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 7 (0.85%) ISEB Practitioner
7 7 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (0.73%) PhD
8 6 (0.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 5 (0.60%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (0.60%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 4 (0.48%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 4 (0.48%) LPIC
10 4 (0.48%) PMI Certification
11 3 (0.36%) CISM
11 3 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (5.44%) QA
2 10 (1.21%) SLA
3 9 (1.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 8 (0.97%) Disclosure Scotland
4 8 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (0.85%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.24%) COBIT
7 1 (0.12%) GxP
7 1 (0.12%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.12%) SDET
System Software
1 17 (2.06%) Active Directory
2 10 (1.21%) Hyper-V
3 7 (0.85%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.48%) Firmware
5 1 (0.12%) Docker
5 1 (0.12%) Sendmail
5 1 (0.12%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.12%) VMware Server
5 1 (0.12%) vSphere
5 1 (0.12%) XenApp
5 1 (0.12%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 23 (2.78%) SCOM
2 22 (2.66%) SCCM
3 18 (2.18%) Tivoli
4 7 (0.85%) WSUS
5 4 (0.48%) Backup Exec
5 4 (0.48%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.12%) EdgeSight
6 1 (0.12%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.12%) Puppet
Vendors
1 89 (10.76%) SAP
2 80 (9.67%) Oracle
3 79 (9.55%) Microsoft
4 42 (5.08%) Twitter
5 41 (4.96%) Facebook
6 30 (3.63%) IBM
7 22 (2.66%) Adobe
8 14 (1.69%) Citrix
9 11 (1.33%) Appcelerator
9 11 (1.33%) Google
10 10 (1.21%) Cisco
10 10 (1.21%) hybris
10 10 (1.21%) VMware
11 8 (0.97%) Acronis
12 6 (0.73%) ATG
13 4 (0.48%) Aruba
13 4 (0.48%) Cognos
13 4 (0.48%) Epicor
13 4 (0.48%) Red Hat
13 4 (0.48%) Xerox
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + training and excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + pension, holidays, childare vouchers and flexi w
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warwickshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: 75K (Pro rota)
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 2 days ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Evesham, Worcestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nuneaton, Warwickshire
Holland and Barrett
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Wednesbury, West Midlands (County)
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Worcestershire
Maurice Nash
Salary: £55,000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £85,000 + an outstanding package
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £31000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Sanderson
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry
Cognitive Group Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + pension, holidays, discounts, childcare vouchers
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £38000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Telford
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
West Midlands
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive Salary + Flexible Benefits Package
Posted: 11 days ago
Birmingham
Edenhouse Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive with excellent benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive Salary + Flexible Benefits Package
Posted: 11 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Birmingham
Edenhouse Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive with excellent benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Birmingham
Edenhouse Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive with excellent benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Birmingham
Edenhouse Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive with excellent benefits
Posted: 15 days ago