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

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank 21 33 27
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -6
Permanent jobs citing Retail 469 372 369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 7.76% 6.32% 6.93%
As % of the General category 19.81% 17.03% 18.00%
Number of salaries quoted 308 298 274
Median salary £42,500 £43,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.29% -8.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £86,250
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £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
2368 2184 2050
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 39.16% 37.11% 38.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1757 1655 1638
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 £27,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £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 27 July 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 July 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 +28 208 £37,500 -13.79% 20
Coventry +3 95 £45,500 -10.78% 4
Warwickshire -6 40 £42,500 +6.25%
Staffordshire -12 33 £32,500 -18.75% 4
Shropshire +11 29 £32,500 +66.66% 1
Walsall +4 8 £35,000 +42.85% 1
West Bromwich +5 4 £30,000 -50.00% 1
Worcestershire +5 2 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Solihull +1 2 £55,000 +15.78% 1
Wednesbury - 2 £37,500 -
Halesowen - 2 £37,000 -
Retail
England

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 July 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.

1 374 (42.50%) Finance
2 242 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
3 191 (21.70%) Project Management
4 174 (19.77%) SQL
5 161 (18.30%) Degree
6 145 (16.48%) JavaScript
7 134 (15.23%) HTML
8 132 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 127 (14.43%) SAP
10 117 (13.30%) Data Centre
11 116 (13.18%) ITIL
12 113 (12.84%) Stakeholder Management
13 110 (12.50%) E-Commerce
14 109 (12.39%) CSS
14 109 (12.39%) Manufacturing
14 109 (12.39%) jQuery
15 103 (11.70%) Scrum
16 100 (11.36%) Mobile App
17 99 (11.25%) MS Excel
18 98 (11.14%) Microsoft
19 96 (10.91%) Java
20 91 (10.34%) C#
21 90 (10.23%) Oracle
22 89 (10.11%) .NET
23 84 (9.55%) Risk Management
24 82 (9.32%) Publishing
25 79 (8.98%) Windows
26 77 (8.75%) SOA
26 77 (8.75%) MVC
26 77 (8.75%) Business Analysis

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 50 (5.68%) JBoss
2 40 (4.55%) Apache Spark
2 40 (4.55%) GlassFish
2 40 (4.55%) WildFly
3 30 (3.41%) SharePoint
4 15 (1.70%) CMS
5 14 (1.59%) WebSphere
5 14 (1.59%) WordPress
6 13 (1.48%) IBM Notes
7 11 (1.25%) IBM Domino
7 11 (1.25%) IIS
8 10 (1.14%) WebSphere Application Server
9 9 (1.02%) SAS
10 6 (0.68%) MS Exchange
11 4 (0.45%) Apache
12 3 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2007
12 3 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2013
12 3 (0.34%) MindAlign
12 3 (0.34%) NetWeaver
12 3 (0.34%) Tomcat
Applications
1 99 (11.25%) MS Excel
2 24 (2.73%) MS Office
3 21 (2.39%) Photoshop
4 14 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
5 11 (1.25%) Spreadsheet
6 9 (1.02%) MS Project
7 7 (0.80%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (0.34%) Adobe After Effects
8 3 (0.34%) MS Visio
9 1 (0.11%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 37 (4.20%) SAP Retail
2 21 (2.39%) assyst
3 15 (1.70%) Magento
3 15 (1.70%) SAP MM
4 14 (1.59%) SAP CO
4 14 (1.59%) SAP FI
4 14 (1.59%) SAP FI/CO
4 14 (1.59%) SAP SD
5 13 (1.48%) Sentinel
6 11 (1.25%) SAP HCM
7 8 (0.91%) SAP PM
7 8 (0.91%) SAP PP
8 7 (0.80%) Oracle EBS R12
8 7 (0.80%) Oracle iProcurement
8 7 (0.80%) SAP IS-U
9 5 (0.57%) Oracle Assets
9 5 (0.57%) Oracle EBS
9 5 (0.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 4 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
10 4 (0.45%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 19 (2.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (1.59%) IaaS
3 13 (1.48%) PaaS
4 12 (1.36%) Amazon AWS
5 11 (1.25%) SuccessFactors
6 10 (1.14%) Amazon EC2
7 7 (0.80%) SaaS
8 5 (0.57%) Office 365
9 4 (0.45%) Google Analytics
10 2 (0.23%) AdWords
Communications & Networking
1 27 (3.07%) Firewall
2 23 (2.61%) SSL
3 22 (2.50%) DNS
4 18 (2.05%) TCP/IP
5 16 (1.82%) SAN
5 16 (1.82%) VPN
6 14 (1.59%) DHCP
7 13 (1.48%) WAN
8 10 (1.14%) LAN
9 7 (0.80%) Internet
9 7 (0.80%) Wi-Fi
10 6 (0.68%) SMTP
11 5 (0.57%) LDAP
12 4 (0.45%) IPsec
13 3 (0.34%) HTTP
13 3 (0.34%) IMAP
13 3 (0.34%) Intrusion Detection
13 3 (0.34%) OpenLDAP
13 3 (0.34%) S/MIME
13 3 (0.34%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (7.73%) MySQL
2 55 (6.25%) SQL Server
3 46 (5.23%) Big Data
3 46 (5.23%) PostgreSQL
4 44 (5.00%) NoSQL
5 43 (4.89%) Apache Cassandra
6 42 (4.77%) MongoDB
7 40 (4.55%) Hadoop
8 13 (1.48%) DB2
9 12 (1.36%) Relational Database
9 12 (1.36%) SQL Server 2008
10 10 (1.14%) RDBMS
11 9 (1.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 7 (0.80%) MS Access
12 7 (0.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 6 (0.68%) Oracle Database
14 5 (0.57%) Data Warehouse
14 5 (0.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 4 (0.45%) Crystal Reports
15 4 (0.45%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 46 (5.23%) Jenkins
2 45 (5.11%) Visual Studio
3 44 (5.00%) Hudson
4 42 (4.77%) JUnit
5 40 (4.55%) JBehave
6 30 (3.41%) Git (software)
7 18 (2.05%) LSMW
8 13 (1.48%) Grunt
9 12 (1.36%) Subversion
10 11 (1.25%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 11 (1.25%) Jasmine
11 10 (1.14%) JIRA
11 10 (1.14%) Selenium
12 7 (0.80%) QADirector
12 7 (0.80%) TestPartner
13 6 (0.68%) Cucumber
13 6 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
14 5 (0.57%) RSpec
14 5 (0.57%) WATIR
15 4 (0.45%) Mercurial
General
1 374 (42.50%) Finance
2 109 (12.39%) Manufacturing
3 82 (9.32%) Publishing
4 63 (7.16%) Banking
5 46 (5.23%) Marketing
6 36 (4.09%) Telecoms
7 33 (3.75%) Retail Banking
8 28 (3.18%) Automotive
9 27 (3.07%) Billing
10 25 (2.84%) Back Office
11 24 (2.73%) Legal
12 19 (2.16%) Games
13 18 (2.05%) Local Government
14 14 (1.59%) General Ledger
14 14 (1.59%) Investment Banking
15 11 (1.25%) Pharmaceutical
16 5 (0.57%) Advertising
17 4 (0.45%) German Language
18 3 (0.34%) French Language
19 2 (0.23%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 227 (25.80%) Developer
2 157 (17.84%) Analyst
3 118 (13.41%) Consultant
4 108 (12.27%) Project Manager
5 85 (9.66%) Business Analyst
6 75 (8.52%) Senior Developer
7 74 (8.41%) .NET Developer
8 65 (7.39%) C# Developer
9 63 (7.16%) C# .NET Developer
10 51 (5.80%) Java Developer
10 51 (5.80%) JavaScript Developer
10 51 (5.80%) SAP Consultant
10 51 (5.80%) Web Developer
11 49 (5.57%) Senior Java Developer
12 43 (4.89%) Architect
13 42 (4.77%) SQL Developer
14 39 (4.43%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 37 (4.20%) IT Manager
16 35 (3.98%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
17 28 (3.18%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 134 (15.23%) HTML
2 109 (12.39%) CSS
2 109 (12.39%) jQuery
3 89 (10.11%) .NET
4 71 (8.07%) AngularJS
5 54 (6.14%) Java EE
6 53 (6.02%) RESTful
7 51 (5.80%) Spring
8 45 (5.11%) .NET Framework
8 45 (5.11%) Hibernate
9 44 (5.00%) JMS
10 43 (4.89%) HTML5
11 41 (4.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 40 (4.55%) HornetQ
12 40 (4.55%) JAX-RS
12 40 (4.55%) JPA
12 40 (4.55%) RESTEasy
13 32 (3.64%) ASP.NET
14 30 (3.41%) XML
15 23 (2.61%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 117 (13.30%) Data Centre
2 100 (11.36%) Mobile App
3 52 (5.91%) Mathematics
4 47 (5.34%) Computer Science
4 47 (5.34%) User Experience
5 46 (5.23%) Analytical Skills
6 40 (4.55%) Artificial Intelligence
7 29 (3.30%) EPoS
8 25 (2.84%) Management Information System
9 22 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
10 20 (2.27%) Social Media
11 19 (2.16%) CMDB
12 16 (1.82%) Smart Meter
13 14 (1.59%) Virtual Team
14 13 (1.48%) Economics
14 13 (1.48%) FMCG
14 13 (1.48%) Statistics
15 12 (1.36%) AS400
15 12 (1.36%) iPhone
16 11 (1.25%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 79 (8.98%) Windows
2 59 (6.70%) Linux
3 49 (5.57%) Apple iOS
4 44 (5.00%) Android
5 36 (4.09%) Unix
6 23 (2.61%) Windows Server
7 20 (2.27%) Windows 7
8 16 (1.82%) Windows XP
9 13 (1.48%) Windows Server 2012
10 12 (1.36%) Windows Server 2003
10 12 (1.36%) Windows Vista
11 4 (0.45%) Windows Mobile
11 4 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (0.34%) CentOS
12 3 (0.34%) Solaris
12 3 (0.34%) SUSE
12 3 (0.34%) VMS
13 2 (0.23%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.11%) Windows 10
14 1 (0.11%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 242 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
2 191 (21.70%) Project Management
3 132 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 116 (13.18%) ITIL
5 113 (12.84%) Stakeholder Management
6 110 (12.50%) E-Commerce
7 103 (11.70%) Scrum
8 84 (9.55%) Risk Management
9 77 (8.75%) Business Analysis
9 77 (8.75%) MVC
9 77 (8.75%) SOA
10 76 (8.64%) TDD
11 71 (8.07%) Service Delivery
12 65 (7.39%) Web Development
13 57 (6.48%) Change Management
13 57 (6.48%) CRM
13 57 (6.48%) PRINCE2
13 57 (6.48%) Software Engineering
14 53 (6.02%) Functional Testing
15 51 (5.80%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 174 (19.77%) SQL
2 145 (16.48%) JavaScript
3 96 (10.91%) Java
4 91 (10.34%) C#
5 53 (6.02%) VB.NET
6 44 (5.00%) Python
7 43 (4.89%) T-SQL
8 40 (4.55%) Clojure
8 40 (4.55%) Scala
9 19 (2.16%) ABAP
10 15 (1.70%) PL/SQL
11 13 (1.48%) VBA
12 11 (1.25%) C++
13 10 (1.14%) VB
14 8 (0.91%) Perl
15 5 (0.57%) Objective-C
16 4 (0.45%) Bash Shell
16 4 (0.45%) PHP
16 4 (0.45%) Ruby
16 4 (0.45%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 161 (18.30%) Degree
2 25 (2.84%) ISEB
3 19 (2.16%) Security Cleared
4 16 (1.82%) APMP
5 15 (1.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 14 (1.59%) PMI Certification
6 14 (1.59%) PMP
7 12 (1.36%) ITIL Certification
8 11 (1.25%) BPSS Clearance
8 11 (1.25%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 9 (1.02%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (0.80%) ISEB Practitioner
10 7 (0.80%) LPIC
10 7 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 7 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 6 (0.68%) CCNA
11 6 (0.68%) ISTQB
11 6 (0.68%) PhD
12 5 (0.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 5 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (6.25%) QA
2 11 (1.25%) Disclosure Scotland
2 11 (1.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 11 (1.25%) SLA
3 10 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (1.14%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.57%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.23%) GxP
6 1 (0.11%) COBIT
6 1 (0.11%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.11%) SDET
System Software
1 23 (2.61%) Active Directory
2 20 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (1.70%) Hyper-V
4 10 (1.14%) Virtual Machines
5 7 (0.80%) Firmware
6 3 (0.34%) Sendmail
7 1 (0.11%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.11%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.11%) vSphere
7 1 (0.11%) XenApp
7 1 (0.11%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 28 (3.18%) SCOM
2 27 (3.07%) SCCM
3 20 (2.27%) Tivoli
4 10 (1.14%) SCVMM
4 10 (1.14%) WSUS
5 9 (1.02%) Backup Exec
6 7 (0.80%) NetBackup
7 6 (0.68%) SCOrch
7 6 (0.68%) vRealize
8 1 (0.11%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 127 (14.43%) SAP
2 98 (11.14%) Microsoft
3 90 (10.23%) Oracle
4 41 (4.66%) Twitter
5 40 (4.55%) Facebook
6 38 (4.32%) IBM
7 24 (2.73%) Citrix
8 23 (2.61%) Adobe
8 23 (2.61%) VMware
9 20 (2.27%) Cisco
10 13 (1.48%) HP
11 11 (1.25%) Acronis
11 11 (1.25%) Appcelerator
12 9 (1.02%) CheckPoint
12 9 (1.02%) Juniper
13 7 (0.80%) Red Hat
14 5 (0.57%) EMC
15 4 (0.45%) BMC
15 4 (0.45%) Cognos
15 4 (0.45%) NetApp
West Midlands
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 17 hours ago
West Midlands
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + car, pension, life insurance etc
Posted: 2 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000 + an outstanding package
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum plus benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits 10% Bonus - Flex Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £30573 - £35668 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £100,000 (plus competitive package)
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £55,000 (plus generous package)
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000-£55,000 (Plus Competitive Package)
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Via Resource
Salary: From £40,000 to £46,000 per annum Julie
Posted: 5 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £29000 per annum + competitive package
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000-£70,000 (Plus Competitive Package)
Posted: 6 days ago
West Midlands
Computer People
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Candidate Source
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 hours ago
West Midlands
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Via Resource
Salary: From £350 to £46,000 per annum Plus Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Via Resource
Salary: From £40,000 to £46,000 per annum Plus Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £95,000-£120,000 (Plus Lucrative Package)
Posted: 6 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive salary benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive Salary + Flexible Benefits Package
Posted: 15 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago