The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT jobs advertised for the Wolverhampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 18 20 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing Retail 10 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 7.94% 1.19% -
As % of the General category 23.26% 4.76% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £23,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Retail
West Midlands

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

General Category
Wolverhampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
43 21 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 34.13% 25.00% 29.23%
Number of salaries quoted 33 18 17
Average salary £30,000 £33,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.44% +19.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £30,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £37,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Retail across the Wolverhampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

Retail
Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Retail Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

Retail
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the Wolverhampton region citing Retail also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Retail.

1 11 (68.75%) ITIL
1 11 (68.75%) Windows
1 11 (68.75%) Front Office
2 8 (50.00%) Linux
2 8 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 8 (50.00%) MS Office
2 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (50.00%) Web Design
2 8 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 8 (50.00%) Wireless
3 5 (31.25%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (31.25%) System Integration Testing
3 5 (31.25%) Banking
3 5 (31.25%) Credit Risk
3 5 (31.25%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (31.25%) Base SAS
3 5 (31.25%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 5 (31.25%) Data Integration
3 5 (31.25%) OLAP
3 5 (31.25%) ETL
3 5 (31.25%) SAS
4 3 (18.75%) Service Delivery
4 3 (18.75%) Line Management

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the Wolverhampton region citing Retail also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Retail. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (31.25%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) OLAP
1 5 (31.25%) Base SAS
1 5 (31.25%) SAS Enterprise Guide
1 5 (31.25%) SAS Data Integration Studio
General
1 11 (68.75%) Front Office
2 5 (31.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
1 8 (50.00%) Systems Support
1 8 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 8 (50.00%) Desktop Support
1 8 (50.00%) Systems Support Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Systems Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Technical Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Delivery Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Technical Services Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Services Delivery Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Service Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Technical Delivery Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Help Desk Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Credit Risk
1 5 (31.25%) Data Integration
1 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) Windows
2 8 (50.00%) Linux
2 8 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 8 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) ITIL
2 8 (50.00%) Web Design
3 5 (31.25%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (31.25%) ETL
3 5 (31.25%) System Integration Testing
4 3 (18.75%) Service Delivery
4 3 (18.75%) Line Management
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft