Period
to 21 July 2019

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 21 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
21 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 8 20 22
Rank change year-on-year +12 +2 -7
Permanent jobs citing Retail 127 118 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 14.85% 9.44% 9.21%
As % of the General category 40.32% 24.74% 29.05%
Number of salaries quoted 64 82 137
Coventry median annual salary £35,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.22% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £20,000 £36,250 £30,200
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,400 £61,250
West Midlands median annual salary £41,225 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.06% - -

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 315 477 444
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 36.84% 38.16% 31.71%
Number of salaries quoted 222 378 367
Coventry median annual salary £45,000 £43,666 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.06% +9.16% -5.88%
10th Percentile £22,050 £28,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £58,750 £63,750
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -1.23%

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 21 July 2019.

Salary histogram for Retail in Coventry

For the 6 months to 21 July 2019, 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 61 (48.03%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (39.37%) Software Engineering
3 43 (33.86%) Problem-Solving
4 34 (26.77%) Analytical Skills
5 32 (25.20%) .NET
6 28 (22.05%) Degree
7 26 (20.47%) Project Management
8 25 (19.69%) Decision-Making
9 24 (18.90%) C
10 23 (18.11%) Analytics
11 22 (17.32%) JIRA
12 21 (16.54%) Data Analysis
12 21 (16.54%) Mathematics
12 21 (16.54%) Line Management
12 21 (16.54%) SQL
12 21 (16.54%) Customer Requirements
13 20 (15.75%) Internet
13 20 (15.75%) Telecoms
13 20 (15.75%) Automotive
13 20 (15.75%) Internet of Things
13 20 (15.75%) Big Data
13 20 (15.75%) Cybersecurity
13 20 (15.75%) Data Analytics
13 20 (15.75%) Visualisation
13 20 (15.75%) Data Visualisation
13 20 (15.75%) Artificial Intelligence
14 19 (14.96%) Information Security
14 19 (14.96%) C#
15 18 (14.17%) ITIL
15 18 (14.17%) Microsoft Azure

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 10 (7.87%) Confluence
2 7 (5.51%) IBM Notes
3 1 (0.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 5 (3.94%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (2.36%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (1.57%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.57%) Sketch
4 1 (0.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.79%) InVision
4 1 (0.79%) Marvel
4 1 (0.79%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.79%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
1 1 (0.79%) SAP MM
1 1 (0.79%) SAP Retail
1 1 (0.79%) SAP S/4HANA
1 1 (0.79%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 18 (14.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (11.81%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (8.66%) GitHub
4 3 (2.36%) PaaS
4 3 (2.36%) SaaS
5 2 (1.57%) IaaS
6 1 (0.79%) Azure Functions
6 1 (0.79%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.79%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.79%) Office 365
6 1 (0.79%) Power Platform
6 1 (0.79%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 20 (15.75%) Internet
2 9 (7.09%) HTTP
2 9 (7.09%) HTTPS
2 9 (7.09%) SSH
3 1 (0.79%) Firewall
3 1 (0.79%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (0.79%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (15.75%) Big Data
2 9 (7.09%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.79%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.79%) DB2
3 1 (0.79%) MS Access
3 1 (0.79%) MySQL
3 1 (0.79%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.79%) OLTP
3 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.79%) Power BI
3 1 (0.79%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (17.32%) JIRA
2 11 (8.66%) Visual Studio Team System
3 10 (7.87%) Git (software)
3 10 (7.87%) Mercurial
3 10 (7.87%) Zephyr
4 1 (0.79%) InstallShield
4 1 (0.79%) MSI
General
1 20 (15.75%) Automotive
1 20 (15.75%) Telecoms
2 10 (7.87%) Finance
3 2 (1.57%) Legal
4 1 (0.79%) Back Office
4 1 (0.79%) Banking
4 1 (0.79%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 36 (28.35%) Analyst
2 34 (26.77%) Software Engineer
3 29 (22.83%) .NET Software Engineer
4 13 (10.24%) Security Analyst
5 12 (9.45%) Information Analyst
5 12 (9.45%) Information Security Analyst
6 11 (8.66%) Principal Engineer
6 11 (8.66%) Principal Software Engineer
7 10 (7.87%) Tester
8 9 (7.09%) Senior Tester
9 8 (6.30%) Senior Analyst
9 8 (6.30%) Service Analyst
9 8 (6.30%) Service Desk Analyst
10 7 (5.51%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
10 7 (5.51%) 2nd Line Support
10 7 (5.51%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
10 7 (5.51%) Senior Security Analyst
10 7 (5.51%) Service Desk Support
10 7 (5.51%) Service Desk Support Analyst
10 7 (5.51%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (25.20%) .NET
2 12 (9.45%) React
2 12 (9.45%) XML
3 11 (8.66%) React Native
4 1 (0.79%) .NET Core
4 1 (0.79%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.79%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (0.79%) CSS
4 1 (0.79%) Entity Framework
4 1 (0.79%) Framer.js
4 1 (0.79%) HTML
4 1 (0.79%) Node.js
4 1 (0.79%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (0.79%) RESTful
4 1 (0.79%) VCL
4 1 (0.79%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 34 (26.77%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (15.75%) Internet of Things
3 11 (8.66%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (6.30%) EPoS
5 7 (5.51%) BYOD
5 7 (5.51%) Driving Licence
6 4 (3.15%) Cloud Native
6 4 (3.15%) PMI
6 4 (3.15%) User Experience
7 3 (2.36%) NHS
7 3 (2.36%) Smartphone
8 2 (1.57%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.57%) Private Cloud
8 2 (1.57%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (0.79%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.79%) Graphic Design
9 1 (0.79%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.79%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.79%) Smart Home
9 1 (0.79%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 11 (8.66%) Windows
2 8 (6.30%) Linux
2 8 (6.30%) Unix
3 7 (5.51%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.57%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.79%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.79%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (48.03%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (39.37%) Software Engineering
3 43 (33.86%) Problem-Solving
4 26 (20.47%) Project Management
5 25 (19.69%) Decision-Making
6 23 (18.11%) Analytics
7 21 (16.54%) Customer Requirements
7 21 (16.54%) Data Analysis
7 21 (16.54%) Line Management
7 21 (16.54%) Mathematics
8 20 (15.75%) Artificial Intelligence
8 20 (15.75%) Cybersecurity
8 20 (15.75%) Data Analytics
8 20 (15.75%) Data Visualisation
8 20 (15.75%) Visualisation
9 19 (14.96%) Information Security
10 18 (14.17%) ITIL
11 14 (11.02%) Scrum
12 13 (10.24%) Architectural Design
12 13 (10.24%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (18.90%) C
2 21 (16.54%) SQL
3 19 (14.96%) C#
4 13 (10.24%) Java
5 1 (0.79%) ABAP
5 1 (0.79%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.79%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.79%) Python
5 1 (0.79%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.79%) VB
Qualifications
1 28 (22.05%) Degree
2 12 (9.45%) CISM
2 12 (9.45%) CISSP
2 12 (9.45%) ISTQB
2 12 (9.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (3.15%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.57%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.57%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.57%) ISEB
4 2 (1.57%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.79%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 1 (0.79%) CEH
5 1 (0.79%) CISA
5 1 (0.79%) CRISC
5 1 (0.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (12.60%) QA
2 13 (10.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (9.45%) PCI DSS
4 5 (3.94%) GDPR
5 4 (3.15%) PMO
5 4 (3.15%) SLA
6 2 (1.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.79%) COBIT
7 1 (0.79%) COSO
7 1 (0.79%) GxP
7 1 (0.79%) NIST
7 1 (0.79%) PSD2
System Software
1 9 (7.09%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.79%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (0.79%) SCCM
1 1 (0.79%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 16 (12.60%) Microsoft
2 10 (7.87%) Atlassian
3 7 (5.51%) Apple
3 7 (5.51%) Lotus
4 4 (3.15%) Oracle
4 4 (3.15%) SAP
5 2 (1.57%) Google
6 1 (0.79%) Adobe
6 1 (0.79%) Cisco
6 1 (0.79%) Sybase