Period
to 16 August 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 16 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 18 25 13
Rank change year-on-year +7 -12 -2
Permanent jobs citing Retail 115 117 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 9.64% 8.64% 13.98%
As % of the General category 25.56% 26.71% 31.23%
Number of salaries quoted 79 124 204
Coventry median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -10.00%
10th Percentile £35,500 £22,445 £26,250
90th Percentile £64,000 £60,000 £67,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 450 438 650
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 37.72% 32.35% 44.77%
Number of salaries quoted 364 355 560
Coventry median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% -6.59%
10th Percentile £28,825 £26,250 £24,975
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,750 £62,500
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% 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 16 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Retail in Coventry

For the 6 months to 16 August 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 71 (61.74%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (30.43%) Java
3 34 (29.57%) JavaScript
4 32 (27.83%) Scrum
4 32 (27.83%) Continuous Delivery
5 28 (24.35%) Marathon
5 28 (24.35%) Hibernate
5 28 (24.35%) Spring
5 28 (24.35%) Oracle
5 28 (24.35%) NoSQL
5 28 (24.35%) Docker
6 27 (23.48%) Mentoring
7 26 (22.61%) Microservices
7 26 (22.61%) Continuous Integration
7 26 (22.61%) RESTful
7 26 (22.61%) Software Engineering
7 26 (22.61%) PostgreSQL
8 25 (21.74%) Git (software)
8 25 (21.74%) Node.js
9 24 (20.87%) User Experience
9 24 (20.87%) Product Management
9 24 (20.87%) Linux
10 21 (18.26%) BDD
10 21 (18.26%) Apache Cassandra
10 21 (18.26%) JBehave
11 20 (17.39%) Kafka
11 20 (17.39%) Puppet
11 20 (17.39%) Relational Database
11 20 (17.39%) Java 8
12 19 (16.52%) Smart Meter

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 (2.61%) Apache Spark
1 3 (2.61%) JBoss
1 3 (2.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 3 (2.61%) WildFly
2 2 (1.74%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.87%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.87%) CMS
3 1 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.87%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.87%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (3.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 4 (3.48%) InVision
2 3 (2.61%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.87%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.87%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.74%) npm
4 1 (0.87%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.87%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.87%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.96%) Broadband
2 5 (4.35%) Internet
3 1 (0.87%) Firewall
3 1 (0.87%) SAN
3 1 (0.87%) Skype
3 1 (0.87%) SMS
3 1 (0.87%) VoIP
3 1 (0.87%) WAN
3 1 (0.87%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (24.35%) NoSQL
2 26 (22.61%) PostgreSQL
3 21 (18.26%) Apache Cassandra
4 20 (17.39%) Relational Database
5 8 (6.96%) MongoDB
6 5 (4.35%) Data Mining
7 4 (3.48%) MySQL
8 3 (2.61%) Big Data
8 3 (2.61%) Hadoop
8 3 (2.61%) SQL Server
9 2 (1.74%) DB2
10 1 (0.87%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.87%) OLTP
10 1 (0.87%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.87%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 25 (21.74%) Git (software)
2 21 (18.26%) JBehave
3 18 (15.65%) JUnit
4 14 (12.17%) Cucumber
5 9 (7.83%) Jenkins
6 4 (3.48%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 4 (3.48%) JIRA
7 3 (2.61%) Mockito
8 2 (1.74%) Eclipse
8 2 (1.74%) Grunt
8 2 (1.74%) gulp
8 2 (1.74%) webpack
General
1 19 (16.52%) Finance
2 7 (6.09%) Back Office
3 4 (3.48%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.74%) Electronics
4 2 (1.74%) Games
4 2 (1.74%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.74%) Marketing
5 1 (0.87%) Advertising
5 1 (0.87%) Billing
5 1 (0.87%) French Language
5 1 (0.87%) German Language
5 1 (0.87%) Legal
5 1 (0.87%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 26 (22.61%) Developer
2 19 (16.52%) Java Developer
3 14 (12.17%) Analyst
3 14 (12.17%) Senior Developer
4 12 (10.43%) Designer
5 11 (9.57%) Senior Java Developer
6 9 (7.83%) Business Analyst
7 8 (6.96%) Product Manager
7 8 (6.96%) UX Designer
8 7 (6.09%) Python Engineer
9 6 (5.22%) Java Engineer
9 6 (5.22%) Product Owner
9 6 (5.22%) Project Manager
10 5 (4.35%) Architect
10 5 (4.35%) Development Manager
10 5 (4.35%) Development Project Manager
10 5 (4.35%) Digital Product Manager
10 5 (4.35%) Head of Digital
11 4 (3.48%) Lead Developer
11 4 (3.48%) ScrumMaster Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (24.35%) Hibernate
1 28 (24.35%) Spring
2 26 (22.61%) RESTful
3 25 (21.74%) Node.js
4 20 (17.39%) Kafka
5 18 (15.65%) ActiveMQ
5 18 (15.65%) HornetQ
5 18 (15.65%) JMS
6 7 (6.09%) XML
7 6 (5.22%) CSS
8 5 (4.35%) Django
8 5 (4.35%) Flask
8 5 (4.35%) Natural Language Processing
8 5 (4.35%) React
9 4 (3.48%) HTML
10 3 (2.61%) Java EE
10 3 (2.61%) OAuth
10 3 (2.61%) OAuth2
10 3 (2.61%) Spring Boot
11 2 (1.74%) Browserify
Miscellaneous
1 24 (20.87%) User Experience
2 19 (16.52%) Smart Meter
3 17 (14.78%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (5.22%) Self-Motivation
5 5 (4.35%) Linux Command Line
5 5 (4.35%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.61%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.87%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.87%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.87%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.87%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.87%) EPoS
7 1 (0.87%) FMCG
7 1 (0.87%) Handset
7 1 (0.87%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.87%) Minimum Viable Product
7 1 (0.87%) Photography
7 1 (0.87%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.87%) Social Media
7 1 (0.87%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 24 (20.87%) Linux
2 3 (2.61%) Android
2 3 (2.61%) Apple iOS
2 3 (2.61%) Windows
3 1 (0.87%) Windows 10
3 1 (0.87%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (61.74%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (27.83%) Continuous Delivery
2 32 (27.83%) Scrum
3 27 (23.48%) Mentoring
4 26 (22.61%) Continuous Integration
4 26 (22.61%) Microservices
4 26 (22.61%) Software Engineering
5 24 (20.87%) Product Management
6 21 (18.26%) BDD
7 18 (15.65%) Configuration Management
7 18 (15.65%) Dependency Injection
8 17 (14.78%) Test Automation
9 16 (13.91%) TDD
10 15 (13.04%) Personalization
11 12 (10.43%) Coaching
11 12 (10.43%) Lean Thinking
12 10 (8.70%) API Development
12 10 (8.70%) Collaborative Working
12 10 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (8.70%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 35 (30.43%) Java
2 34 (29.57%) JavaScript
3 20 (17.39%) Java 8
4 19 (16.52%) SQL
5 18 (15.65%) Groovy
5 18 (15.65%) Ruby
5 18 (15.65%) Scala
5 18 (15.65%) Shell Script
6 7 (6.09%) Python
7 2 (1.74%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.74%) ES6
8 1 (0.87%) PHP
8 1 (0.87%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (4.35%) Degree
2 4 (3.48%) ISEB
2 4 (3.48%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.87%) CEH
3 1 (0.87%) CISA
3 1 (0.87%) CISM
3 1 (0.87%) CISSP
3 1 (0.87%) CRISC
3 1 (0.87%) GIAC
3 1 (0.87%) GPEN
3 1 (0.87%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.87%) MCITP
3 1 (0.87%) MCSE
3 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.87%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.48%) QA
2 1 (0.87%) GCP
2 1 (0.87%) PMO
System Software
1 28 (24.35%) Docker
2 2 (1.74%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.87%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 28 (24.35%) Marathon
2 20 (17.39%) Puppet
3 2 (1.74%) Ansible
3 2 (1.74%) Kubernetes
3 2 (1.74%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.74%) Terraform
4 1 (0.87%) Control-M
4 1 (0.87%) SCCM
Vendors
1 28 (24.35%) Oracle
2 4 (3.48%) Adobe
2 4 (3.48%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.74%) SAP
3 2 (1.74%) VMware
4 1 (0.87%) Aruba
4 1 (0.87%) BMC
4 1 (0.87%) Capita
4 1 (0.87%) Cisco
4 1 (0.87%) Google
4 1 (0.87%) NetApp