Period
to 23 May 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in permanent job vacancies advertised in Coventry. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 6 months to 23 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 25 18 22
Rank change year-on-year -7 +4 -11
Permanent jobs citing Retail 114 137 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 8.49% 11.00% 8.76%
As % of the General category 23.80% 34.16% 21.91%
Number of salaries quoted 85 133 127
Coventry median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% - -
10th Percentile £37,000 £31,250 £24,500
90th Percentile £71,000 £63,750 £69,750
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +1.19% -4.55%

Retail is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Coventry
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 479 401 598
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 35.67% 32.21% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 373 323 487
Coventry median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -9.28%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £24,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% -

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

Job postings citing Retail as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Coventry.

Job vacancy trend for Retail in Coventry

Retail
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Salary trend for Retail in Coventry

Retail
Salary Histogram in Coventry

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Retail in Coventry over the 6 months to 23 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Retail in Coventry

For the 6 months to 23 May 2018, IT jobs citing Retail also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Coventry region with a requirement for Retail.

1 87 (76.32%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (38.60%) JavaScript
3 39 (34.21%) Scrum
4 36 (31.58%) Git (software)
5 33 (28.95%) Test Automation
6 32 (28.07%) Software Engineering
7 31 (27.19%) NoSQL
7 31 (27.19%) Mentoring
8 29 (25.44%) Docker
8 29 (25.44%) Marathon
8 29 (25.44%) RESTful
8 29 (25.44%) Continuous Integration
8 29 (25.44%) PostgreSQL
8 29 (25.44%) Python
9 27 (23.68%) Linux
10 26 (22.81%) CRM
10 26 (22.81%) Node.js
10 26 (22.81%) Microservices
11 25 (21.93%) User Experience
11 25 (21.93%) SQL
12 22 (19.30%) Java
12 22 (19.30%) TDD
13 19 (16.67%) SOA
13 19 (16.67%) Cucumber
13 19 (16.67%) MongoDB
13 19 (16.67%) Unit Testing
14 18 (15.79%) Jenkins
15 17 (14.91%) User Stories
16 16 (14.04%) Natural Language Processing
16 16 (14.04%) Machine Learning

Retail
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 3 (2.63%) Apache Spark
1 3 (2.63%) JBoss
1 3 (2.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 3 (2.63%) WildFly
2 1 (0.88%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (0.88%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.88%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (8.77%) Chatbot
2 7 (6.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (1.75%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) SAP ERP
1 1 (0.88%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
1 1 (0.88%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.51%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.63%) SMS
2 1 (0.88%) Bluetooth
2 1 (0.88%) Broadband
2 1 (0.88%) Firewall
2 1 (0.88%) Internet
2 1 (0.88%) Skype
2 1 (0.88%) VoIP
2 1 (0.88%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (27.19%) NoSQL
2 29 (25.44%) PostgreSQL
3 19 (16.67%) MongoDB
4 16 (14.04%) Data Mining
5 13 (11.40%) Apache Cassandra
5 13 (11.40%) Relational Database
6 4 (3.51%) SQL Server
7 3 (2.63%) Big Data
7 3 (2.63%) DB2
7 3 (2.63%) Hadoop
7 3 (2.63%) MySQL
8 2 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.75%) OLTP
9 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.88%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 36 (31.58%) Git (software)
2 19 (16.67%) Cucumber
3 18 (15.79%) Jenkins
4 13 (11.40%) JBehave
5 10 (8.77%) JUnit
5 10 (8.77%) Robot Framework
5 10 (8.77%) Selenium
5 10 (8.77%) Subversion
5 10 (8.77%) WebDriver
6 3 (2.63%) JIRA
6 3 (2.63%) Mockito
7 2 (1.75%) Axure RP
7 2 (1.75%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 16 (14.04%) Back Office
2 12 (10.53%) Finance
3 3 (2.63%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.75%) Banking
4 2 (1.75%) Electronics
4 2 (1.75%) Games
5 1 (0.88%) Advertising
5 1 (0.88%) Billing
5 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 18 (15.79%) Python Engineer
2 16 (14.04%) Designer
3 15 (13.16%) Developer
4 12 (10.53%) Software Engineer
5 11 (9.65%) Analyst
5 11 (9.65%) Python Software Engineer
5 11 (9.65%) Senior Software Engineer
6 10 (8.77%) Project Manager
6 10 (8.77%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
6 10 (8.77%) Senior Test Engineer
6 10 (8.77%) Test Automation Engineer
6 10 (8.77%) Test Engineer
7 9 (7.89%) Senior Developer
8 8 (7.02%) Java Developer
9 7 (6.14%) Business Analyst
9 7 (6.14%) Development Manager
9 7 (6.14%) Development Project Manager
9 7 (6.14%) Interface Designer
9 7 (6.14%) UI Designer
9 7 (6.14%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (25.44%) RESTful
2 26 (22.81%) Node.js
3 16 (14.04%) Django
3 16 (14.04%) Flask
3 16 (14.04%) Natural Language Processing
3 16 (14.04%) React
4 14 (12.28%) Hibernate
4 14 (12.28%) Spring
5 12 (10.53%) Kafka
6 10 (8.77%) ActiveMQ
6 10 (8.77%) HornetQ
6 10 (8.77%) JMS
6 10 (8.77%) JSON
7 8 (7.02%) CSS
7 8 (7.02%) HTML
8 7 (6.14%) XML
9 3 (2.63%) Java EE
9 3 (2.63%) OAuth
9 3 (2.63%) OAuth2
9 3 (2.63%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 25 (21.93%) User Experience
2 16 (14.04%) Linux Command Line
3 11 (9.65%) Smart Meter
4 7 (6.14%) Self-Motivation
5 6 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (4.39%) Mobile App
7 3 (2.63%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.75%) BYOD
8 2 (1.75%) EPoS
8 2 (1.75%) Private Cloud
8 2 (1.75%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.88%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.88%) EMV
9 1 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.88%) FMCG
9 1 (0.88%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.88%) Minimum Viable Product
Operating Systems
1 27 (23.68%) Linux
2 4 (3.51%) Android
2 4 (3.51%) Apple iOS
3 3 (2.63%) Windows
4 1 (0.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (76.32%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (34.21%) Scrum
3 33 (28.95%) Test Automation
4 32 (28.07%) Software Engineering
5 31 (27.19%) Mentoring
6 29 (25.44%) Continuous Integration
7 26 (22.81%) CRM
7 26 (22.81%) Microservices
8 22 (19.30%) TDD
9 19 (16.67%) SOA
9 19 (16.67%) Unit Testing
10 17 (14.91%) User Stories
11 16 (14.04%) Artificial Intelligence
11 16 (14.04%) Machine Learning
11 16 (14.04%) Software Testing
11 16 (14.04%) Speech Recognition
12 14 (12.28%) Stakeholder Management
13 13 (11.40%) BDD
13 13 (11.40%) Regression Testing
14 12 (10.53%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 44 (38.60%) JavaScript
2 29 (25.44%) Python
3 25 (21.93%) SQL
4 22 (19.30%) Java
5 10 (8.77%) Groovy
5 10 (8.77%) Java 8
5 10 (8.77%) Ruby
5 10 (8.77%) Scala
5 10 (8.77%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.75%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.75%) C#
7 1 (0.88%) ABAP
7 1 (0.88%) C
7 1 (0.88%) C++
7 1 (0.88%) Perl
7 1 (0.88%) PHP
7 1 (0.88%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.88%) XAML
Qualifications
1 14 (12.28%) ISEB
2 13 (11.40%) ISTQB
3 9 (7.89%) Degree
4 2 (1.75%) APMP
4 2 (1.75%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.75%) PMP
5 1 (0.88%) CEH
5 1 (0.88%) CISA
5 1 (0.88%) CISM
5 1 (0.88%) CISSP
5 1 (0.88%) CRISC
5 1 (0.88%) GIAC
5 1 (0.88%) GPEN
5 1 (0.88%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.63%) PMO
1 3 (2.63%) QA
2 2 (1.75%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.88%) GxP
3 1 (0.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 29 (25.44%) Docker
2 2 (1.75%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 29 (25.44%) Marathon
2 12 (10.53%) Puppet
3 3 (2.63%) Ansible
3 3 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (2.63%) Terraform
4 2 (1.75%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.88%) Control-M
5 1 (0.88%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 16 (14.04%) Oracle
2 9 (7.89%) Adobe
3 3 (2.63%) SAP
4 1 (0.88%) Aruba
4 1 (0.88%) BMC
4 1 (0.88%) Cisco
4 1 (0.88%) HP
4 1 (0.88%) IBM
4 1 (0.88%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.88%) VMware
4 1 (0.88%) Xamarin