The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Worcestershire region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 21 38 32
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -6
Permanent jobs citing Retail 17 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 6.61% 2.46% 4.44%
As % of the General category 21.52% 5.50% 10.53%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 12
Average salary £26,000 £33,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.38% -4.28%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
General Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
79 109 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 30.74% 44.67% 42.22%
Number of salaries quoted 65 85 106
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,250 £55,000 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -
Retail
West Midlands

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

Retail
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Retail Salary Trend in Worcestershire

Retail
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 10 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Redditch +19 16 £26,000 -35.00%
Bromsgrove -6 1 £37,500 +11.94%
Retail
West Midlands

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 (45.83%) HTML
1 11 (45.83%) JavaScript
1 11 (45.83%) PHP
1 11 (45.83%) MySQL
1 11 (45.83%) CSS
2 9 (37.50%) LAMP
2 9 (37.50%) Google
2 9 (37.50%) Pay per click
2 9 (37.50%) SEO
2 9 (37.50%) E-Commerce
2 9 (37.50%) PHP5
2 9 (37.50%) jQuery
2 9 (37.50%) HTML5
2 9 (37.50%) CSS3
2 9 (37.50%) Mobile App
2 9 (37.50%) Mobile Application Development
3 8 (33.33%) InterSystems Cache
3 8 (33.33%) MUMPS
3 8 (33.33%) Windows
3 8 (33.33%) OOP
3 8 (33.33%) C#
3 8 (33.33%) Delphi
3 8 (33.33%) VB
3 8 (33.33%) Internet
3 8 (33.33%) IVR
4 7 (29.17%) CRM
5 5 (20.83%) Relational Database
5 5 (20.83%) Spreadsheet
5 5 (20.83%) VBA
5 5 (20.83%) SQL

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 2 (8.33%) CMS
1 2 (8.33%) Drupal
1 2 (8.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 8 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (45.83%) MySQL
2 8 (33.33%) InterSystems Cache
3 5 (20.83%) Relational Database
3 5 (20.83%) Data Mining
General
1 2 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (79.17%) Developer
2 10 (41.67%) PHP Developer
3 9 (37.50%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 8 (33.33%) Software Developer
5 6 (25.00%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 5 (20.83%) Data Mining Analyst
6 5 (20.83%) Insight Analyst
6 5 (20.83%) Data Analyst
6 5 (20.83%) Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Web Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (45.83%) HTML
1 11 (45.83%) CSS
2 9 (37.50%) LAMP
2 9 (37.50%) jQuery
2 9 (37.50%) HTML5
2 9 (37.50%) CSS3
3 2 (8.33%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (37.50%) Mobile App
2 8 (33.33%) IVR
3 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (8.33%) Social Media
4 1 (4.17%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) E-Commerce
1 9 (37.50%) SEO
1 9 (37.50%) Pay per click
1 9 (37.50%) Mobile Application Development
2 8 (33.33%) OOP
3 7 (29.17%) CRM
4 2 (8.33%) B2C
4 2 (8.33%) Customer Engagement
4 2 (8.33%) Analytics
4 2 (8.33%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (45.83%) JavaScript
1 11 (45.83%) PHP
2 9 (37.50%) PHP5
3 8 (33.33%) MUMPS
3 8 (33.33%) VB
3 8 (33.33%) C#
3 8 (33.33%) Delphi
4 5 (20.83%) SQL
4 5 (20.83%) VBA
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) Google