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

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank 29 41 57
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +16
Permanent jobs citing Retail 379 268 265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 6.71% 5.28% 4.70%
As % of the General category 18.34% 15.06% 14.47%
Number of salaries quoted 249 227 212
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,850 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £66,450 £66,250
UK excluding London median salary £49,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.15% +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
2067 1780 1832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 36.62% 35.05% 32.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1628 1477 1550
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £68,500 £60,000
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 6 December 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 6 December 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 +25 158 £45,000 - 14
Coventry +3 97 £52,000 +8.33% 2
Staffordshire -1 32 £42,000 +5.00% 9
Warwickshire -11 28 £40,000 -23.80% 10
Herefordshire -1 14 £30,000 -25.00% 4
West Bromwich - 6 £47,500 - 1
Shropshire - 5 £37,500 - 5
Worcestershire -1 3 £25,000 -21.87% 3
Solihull -14 2 £50,000 +5.26% 3
Retail
England

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 6 December 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.

1 397 (45.32%) Finance
2 221 (25.23%) SAP
3 187 (21.35%) Agile Software Development
4 153 (17.47%) Project Management
5 151 (17.24%) Continuous Improvement
6 139 (15.87%) Publishing
7 128 (14.61%) MS Excel
8 119 (13.58%) SQL
8 119 (13.58%) Data Centre
9 118 (13.47%) Degree
10 112 (12.79%) E-Commerce
10 112 (12.79%) Manufacturing
11 111 (12.67%) ITIL
12 101 (11.53%) Service Delivery
12 101 (11.53%) Presales
13 98 (11.19%) HTML
13 98 (11.19%) JavaScript
14 97 (11.07%) Stakeholder Management
15 90 (10.27%) Banking
16 83 (9.47%) PRINCE2
16 83 (9.47%) Microsoft
17 78 (8.90%) Windows
17 78 (8.90%) Java
18 74 (8.45%) Oracle
18 74 (8.45%) CSS
19 73 (8.33%) Linux
19 73 (8.33%) Service Management
19 73 (8.33%) Line Management
20 69 (7.88%) CRM
20 69 (7.88%) Scrum

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 36 (4.11%) WebSphere
2 21 (2.40%) SharePoint
3 17 (1.94%) CMS
3 17 (1.94%) JBoss
4 15 (1.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 14 (1.60%) WebSphere Application Server
6 11 (1.26%) IIS
7 10 (1.14%) IBM Notes
8 9 (1.03%) MS Exchange
8 9 (1.03%) WebLogic
9 8 (0.91%) Apache
10 7 (0.80%) IBM Domino
10 7 (0.80%) Skype for Business
11 6 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2013
11 6 (0.68%) WordPress
12 4 (0.46%) Confluence
13 3 (0.34%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 3 (0.34%) Elasticsearch
13 3 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2007
13 3 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 128 (14.61%) MS Excel
2 25 (2.85%) MS Office
3 18 (2.05%) MS PowerPoint
3 18 (2.05%) MS Project
4 12 (1.37%) Photoshop
5 5 (0.57%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.34%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.11%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.11%) InVision
Business Applications
1 66 (7.53%) SAP Retail
2 33 (3.77%) SAP MM
3 25 (2.85%) SAP SD
3 25 (2.85%) Sentinel
4 18 (2.05%) assyst
5 17 (1.94%) SAP CO
5 17 (1.94%) SAP FI
5 17 (1.94%) SAP FI/CO
6 16 (1.83%) SAP SCM
7 13 (1.48%) SAP HCM
8 11 (1.26%) SAP PM
8 11 (1.26%) SAP PP
9 10 (1.14%) Dynamics NAV
10 9 (1.03%) Magento
11 8 (0.91%) SAP ERP
12 6 (0.68%) SAP IS-U
13 4 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
14 3 (0.34%) SAP MII
15 2 (0.23%) Oracle ERP
15 2 (0.23%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 46 (5.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 44 (5.02%) Amazon AWS
3 36 (4.11%) Amazon EC2
3 36 (4.11%) IaaS
3 36 (4.11%) PaaS
4 28 (3.20%) SaaS
5 14 (1.60%) SuccessFactors
6 7 (0.80%) Google Analytics
6 7 (0.80%) Office 365
7 1 (0.11%) AdWords
Communications & Networking
1 34 (3.88%) Firewall
2 29 (3.31%) SSL
3 28 (3.20%) WAN
4 25 (2.85%) DNS
4 25 (2.85%) TCP/IP
5 14 (1.60%) DHCP
5 14 (1.60%) LAN
6 12 (1.37%) SAN
7 11 (1.26%) VPN
8 9 (1.03%) Internet
9 8 (0.91%) Unified Communications
10 6 (0.68%) Skype
10 6 (0.68%) SMTP
11 4 (0.46%) HTTPS
11 4 (0.46%) SSH
12 3 (0.34%) IMAP
12 3 (0.34%) Network Security
12 3 (0.34%) S/MIME
12 3 (0.34%) Wi-Fi
12 3 (0.34%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (7.76%) SQL Server
2 62 (7.08%) MySQL
3 35 (4.00%) DB2
4 16 (1.83%) Relational Database
5 15 (1.71%) Big Data
6 14 (1.60%) RDBMS
7 13 (1.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 12 (1.37%) InterSystems Cache
9 11 (1.26%) SAP HANA
10 10 (1.14%) MongoDB
11 9 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
11 9 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 8 (0.91%) Apache Cassandra
12 8 (0.91%) QlikView
13 6 (0.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 5 (0.57%) MS Access
15 4 (0.46%) Data Mining
15 4 (0.46%) DataStage
15 4 (0.46%) SQL Server 2008
15 4 (0.46%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 32 (3.65%) Git (software)
2 21 (2.40%) Visual Studio
3 19 (2.17%) JIRA
4 18 (2.05%) LSMW
5 15 (1.71%) Subversion
6 10 (1.14%) JIRA Agile
7 8 (0.91%) Selenium
8 6 (0.68%) Cucumber
8 6 (0.68%) Mercurial
9 5 (0.57%) Zephyr
10 4 (0.46%) Dreamweaver
10 4 (0.46%) Jenkins
10 4 (0.46%) JUnit
11 3 (0.34%) QADirector
11 3 (0.34%) RSpec
11 3 (0.34%) TestNG
11 3 (0.34%) TestPartner
11 3 (0.34%) WATIR
11 3 (0.34%) WebDriver
12 2 (0.23%) Hudson
General
1 397 (45.32%) Finance
2 139 (15.87%) Publishing
3 112 (12.79%) Manufacturing
4 90 (10.27%) Banking
5 60 (6.85%) Marketing
6 45 (5.14%) Retail Banking
7 40 (4.57%) Telecoms
8 32 (3.65%) Legal
9 21 (2.40%) Billing
10 18 (2.05%) Investment Banking
11 16 (1.83%) Automotive
12 14 (1.60%) Advertising
13 13 (1.48%) General Ledger
14 11 (1.26%) Back Office
15 6 (0.68%) Financial Institution
15 6 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
16 5 (0.57%) Multimedia
17 4 (0.46%) Electronics
17 4 (0.46%) German Language
18 3 (0.34%) French Language
Job Titles
1 233 (26.60%) Analyst
2 146 (16.67%) Developer
3 103 (11.76%) Consultant
4 93 (10.62%) Business Analyst
5 87 (9.93%) Project Manager
6 75 (8.56%) SAP Analyst
7 64 (7.31%) Architect
8 62 (7.08%) SAP Consultant
9 51 (5.82%) Solutions Architect
10 38 (4.34%) JavaScript Developer
11 32 (3.65%) MySQL Developer
11 32 (3.65%) Software Developer
12 31 (3.54%) .NET Developer
12 31 (3.54%) PHP Developer
13 28 (3.20%) PHP MySQL Developer
14 27 (3.08%) HTML CSS Developer
14 27 (3.08%) HTML Developer
15 26 (2.97%) IT Manager
15 26 (2.97%) Technical Specialist
16 24 (2.74%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (11.19%) HTML
2 74 (8.45%) CSS
3 63 (7.19%) jQuery
4 57 (6.51%) .NET
5 42 (4.79%) HTML5
6 33 (3.77%) ASP.NET
7 30 (3.42%) XML
8 29 (3.31%) AngularJS
9 23 (2.63%) EDI
10 22 (2.51%) .NET Framework
11 19 (2.17%) Java EE
12 17 (1.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 15 (1.71%) WPF
14 12 (1.37%) REST
15 10 (1.14%) RESTful
16 9 (1.03%) ASP.NET MVC
16 9 (1.03%) Spring
17 8 (0.91%) JSP
18 7 (0.80%) ASP.NET Web API
19 6 (0.68%) React
Miscellaneous
1 119 (13.58%) Data Centre
2 68 (7.76%) Analytical Skills
3 66 (7.53%) Computer Science
4 52 (5.94%) User Experience
5 49 (5.59%) Mobile App
6 45 (5.14%) CMDB
7 35 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
7 35 (4.00%) EPoS
8 15 (1.71%) Management Information System
8 15 (1.71%) Public Cloud
8 15 (1.71%) Social Media
8 15 (1.71%) Virtual Team
9 14 (1.60%) Smart Meter
10 13 (1.48%) Data Integration
10 13 (1.48%) iSeries
10 13 (1.48%) NHS
11 12 (1.37%) AS400
12 11 (1.26%) Data Protection Act
13 8 (0.91%) Visualisation
14 7 (0.80%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 78 (8.90%) Windows
2 73 (8.33%) Linux
3 44 (5.02%) Unix
4 26 (2.97%) Windows Server
5 15 (1.71%) Windows 7
6 12 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (1.37%) Windows XP
7 10 (1.14%) Apple iOS
7 10 (1.14%) Windows Vista
8 7 (0.80%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (0.57%) SUSE
10 4 (0.46%) Mac OS X
11 3 (0.34%) Android
11 3 (0.34%) CentOS
11 3 (0.34%) Solaris
11 3 (0.34%) Ubuntu
11 3 (0.34%) VMS
11 3 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.11%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 187 (21.35%) Agile Software Development
2 153 (17.47%) Project Management
3 151 (17.24%) Continuous Improvement
4 112 (12.79%) E-Commerce
5 111 (12.67%) ITIL
6 101 (11.53%) Presales
6 101 (11.53%) Service Delivery
7 97 (11.07%) Stakeholder Management
8 83 (9.47%) PRINCE2
9 73 (8.33%) Line Management
9 73 (8.33%) Service Management
10 69 (7.88%) CRM
10 69 (7.88%) Scrum
11 58 (6.62%) Software Engineering
12 57 (6.51%) Procure-to-Pay
13 53 (6.05%) User Stories
14 52 (5.94%) Requirements Analysis
14 52 (5.94%) SDLC
15 51 (5.82%) Time Management
16 49 (5.59%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 119 (13.58%) SQL
2 98 (11.19%) JavaScript
3 78 (8.90%) Java
4 44 (5.02%) C#
5 33 (3.77%) PHP
6 26 (2.97%) ABAP
7 24 (2.74%) VB.NET
8 17 (1.94%) PL/SQL
8 17 (1.94%) Python
9 12 (1.37%) Delphi
9 12 (1.37%) MUMPS
10 11 (1.26%) T-SQL
11 9 (1.03%) C
11 9 (1.03%) Perl
12 8 (0.91%) VBA
13 6 (0.68%) SAPscript
14 5 (0.57%) Objective-C
15 4 (0.46%) Ruby
15 4 (0.46%) VB
16 3 (0.34%) C++
Qualifications
1 118 (13.47%) Degree
2 55 (6.28%) ISEB
3 45 (5.14%) PMP
4 43 (4.91%) PMI Certification
5 18 (2.05%) Security Cleared
6 17 (1.94%) Cisco Certification
7 15 (1.71%) CCNA
8 14 (1.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 11 (1.26%) BPSS Clearance
9 11 (1.26%) ITIL Certification
10 10 (1.14%) LPIC
11 6 (0.68%) ISTQB
11 6 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 6 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 6 (0.68%) SAP Certification
12 3 (0.34%) ISEB Practitioner
12 3 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (0.34%) SC Cleared
12 3 (0.34%) Six Sigma Black Belt
13 2 (0.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (7.53%) QA
2 17 (1.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (1.26%) Disclosure Scotland
3 11 (1.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 8 (0.91%) Data Quality
5 7 (0.80%) GxP
6 6 (0.68%) ISO 9001
6 6 (0.68%) PCI DSS
7 5 (0.57%) SLA
8 1 (0.11%) SDET
System Software
1 50 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 36 (4.11%) Virtual Machines
3 20 (2.28%) Active Directory
4 11 (1.26%) Hyper-V
5 10 (1.14%) Firmware
6 3 (0.34%) Sendmail
7 2 (0.23%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.11%) Docker
8 1 (0.11%) HDFS
8 1 (0.11%) XenApp
8 1 (0.11%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.11%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 36 (4.11%) SCVMM
2 28 (3.20%) SCCM
2 28 (3.20%) SCOM
3 18 (2.05%) Tivoli
4 15 (1.71%) SCOrch
4 15 (1.71%) vRealize
5 13 (1.48%) Backup Exec
6 10 (1.14%) NetBackup
7 4 (0.46%) WSUS
8 1 (0.11%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.11%) Hadoop YARN
8 1 (0.11%) Rancher
Vendors
1 221 (25.23%) SAP
2 83 (9.47%) Microsoft
3 74 (8.45%) Oracle
4 60 (6.85%) IBM
5 55 (6.28%) VMware
6 44 (5.02%) Cisco
7 40 (4.57%) Citrix
7 40 (4.57%) HP
8 37 (4.22%) CheckPoint
9 35 (4.00%) Juniper
10 21 (2.40%) BMC
10 21 (2.40%) EMC
10 21 (2.40%) NetApp
11 20 (2.28%) hybris
12 15 (1.71%) F5
12 15 (1.71%) Red Hat
13 13 (1.48%) Brocade
13 13 (1.48%) Fortinet
14 11 (1.26%) Google
15 7 (0.80%) Adobe
West Midlands
Certes Computing Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
onezeero.
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent company benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-on-trent, Staffordshire
Square One Resources
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Square One Resources
Salary: From £30,000 to £37,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus and Dental care
Posted: 23 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 55k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum plus benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Up to £35,000 +benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
TechNet IT Recruitment (Permanent)
Salary: Dependant on experience
Posted: 18 hours ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Up to £35,000 +benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Evesham, Worcestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £38500.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + holidays, pension, training
Posted: 4 days ago
Nuneaton, Warwickshire
Michael Page International
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + Corporate Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands
npower
Posted: 8 days ago
Nuneaton, Warwickshire
Michael Page International
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + Corporate Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Car, Bonus, Holiday, Pension
Posted: 8 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £55 - £60 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
UK Consumer Panels
Posted: Yesterday
Rugby, Warwickshire
UK Consumer Panels
Posted: Yesterday
Bromyard, Herefordshire
UK Consumer Panels
Posted: Yesterday
Kenilworth, Warwickshire
UK Consumer Panels
Posted: Yesterday
Walsall, Staffordshire
UK Consumer Panels
Posted: Yesterday
Telford, Shropshire
UK Consumer Panels
Posted: Yesterday