Retail Jobs in the Midlands

Retailing
England > Midlands

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in permanent job vacancies in the Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that cited Retail over the 6 months leading up to 17 July 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
17 Jul 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 15 66 57
Rank change year-on-year +51 -9 -23
Permanent jobs citing Retail 1,145 369 588
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 8.87% 4.70% 4.75%
As % of the General category 16.23% 6.72% 7.16%
Number of salaries quoted 412 211 419
10th Percentile £25,250 £36,250 £32,250
25th Percentile £29,688 £43,563 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £55,000 £51,500
Median % change year-on-year -27.27% +6.80% +3.00%
75th Percentile £55,000 £67,500 £67,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £76,250 £80,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -17.39% -4.17% +4.35%

All General Skills
Midlands

Retail falls under the General Skills category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring common skills in the Midlands.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 7,053 5,491 8,214
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 54.63% 69.89% 66.40%
Number of salaries quoted 4,204 3,008 4,729
10th Percentile £25,750 £29,000 £28,000
25th Percentile £31,750 £37,250 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year -14.29% +10.53% -
75th Percentile £60,500 £66,250 £62,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £77,500 £75,000
England median annual salary £53,205 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -11.33% - +4.35%

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing Retail as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Retail in the Midlands

Retail
Salary Trend in the Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Retail in the Midlands.

Salary trend for Retail in the Midlands

Retail
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Retail in the Midlands over the 6 months to 17 July 2024.

Salary histogram for Retail in the Midlands

Retail
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 17 July 2024. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
East Midlands +41 593 £37,500 -31.82% 103
West Midlands +56 551 £43,000 -21.10% 133
Retail
England

Retail
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 21 (1.83%) SharePoint
2 12 (1.05%) Confluence
3 9 (0.79%) CMS
4 6 (0.52%) Microsoft Exchange
5 4 (0.35%) Office Communications Server
6 2 (0.17%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.17%) WordPress
7 1 (0.087%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.087%) IIS
7 1 (0.087%) SAS
Applications
1 375 (32.75%) Microsoft Excel
2 351 (30.66%) Microsoft Office
3 91 (7.95%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (0.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 7 (0.61%) Photoshop
4 7 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
4 7 (0.61%) Trello
5 6 (0.52%) Microsoft Project
6 5 (0.44%) AutoCAD
7 4 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
7 4 (0.35%) InDesign
8 2 (0.17%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 15 (1.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.61%) Dynamics NAV
3 6 (0.52%) NetSuite
3 6 (0.52%) ResourceLink
4 3 (0.26%) Magento
4 3 (0.26%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (0.26%) Sage 200
4 3 (0.26%) SAP S/4HANA
4 3 (0.26%) Shopify
5 2 (0.17%) Misys Midas
5 2 (0.17%) NEC Housing
5 2 (0.17%) SAP EWM
5 2 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.087%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.087%) Sage 300 ERP
6 1 (0.087%) SAP MM
6 1 (0.087%) SAP PP
6 1 (0.087%) SAP SCM
6 1 (0.087%) SAP SD
6 1 (0.087%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 78 (6.81%) Azure
2 62 (5.41%) AWS
3 56 (4.89%) Microsoft 365
4 37 (3.23%) SaaS
5 27 (2.36%) Power Platform
6 22 (1.92%) Google Sheets
7 21 (1.83%) Google Docs
8 15 (1.31%) Dynamics 365
9 13 (1.14%) Entra ID
10 10 (0.87%) WhatsApp
11 9 (0.79%) Google Workspace
12 8 (0.70%) GCP
13 6 (0.52%) Power Automate
13 6 (0.52%) PowerApps
13 6 (0.52%) SuccessFactors
14 5 (0.44%) Azure DevOps
15 4 (0.35%) Amazon S3
15 4 (0.35%) PaaS
16 3 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
16 3 (0.26%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 32 (2.79%) Wi-Fi
2 27 (2.36%) Internet
3 23 (2.01%) WAN
4 21 (1.83%) Broadband
4 21 (1.83%) LAN
5 20 (1.75%) Firewall
6 17 (1.48%) Wireless
7 15 (1.31%) SD-WAN
8 13 (1.14%) VPN
9 12 (1.05%) BGP
9 12 (1.05%) OSPF
9 12 (1.05%) VLAN
9 12 (1.05%) WLAN
10 11 (0.96%) DNS
10 11 (0.96%) VoIP
11 7 (0.61%) DHCP
11 7 (0.61%) EIGRP
11 7 (0.61%) MPLS
11 7 (0.61%) VRRP
11 7 (0.61%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (2.88%) SQL Server
2 32 (2.79%) Tableau
3 26 (2.27%) Power BI
4 15 (1.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (1.14%) Power Query
6 8 (0.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (0.61%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (0.52%) MongoDB
8 6 (0.52%) MySQL
9 4 (0.35%) Amazon RDS
9 4 (0.35%) Data Mining
9 4 (0.35%) GIS
9 4 (0.35%) NoSQL
9 4 (0.35%) Redis
9 4 (0.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (0.35%) UniData
10 2 (0.17%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.17%) FileMaker
10 2 (0.17%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 24 (2.10%) Git
2 15 (1.31%) JIRA
3 6 (0.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 5 (0.44%) Rational DOORS
5 4 (0.35%) GitLab
6 3 (0.26%) Burp Suite
6 3 (0.26%) Jenkins
6 3 (0.26%) Metasploit
6 3 (0.26%) sqlmap
6 3 (0.26%) Visual Studio
7 2 (0.17%) Appium
7 2 (0.17%) Cucumber
7 2 (0.17%) Gatling
7 2 (0.17%) JBehave
7 2 (0.17%) JMeter
7 2 (0.17%) JUnit
7 2 (0.17%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.087%) Crashlytics
8 1 (0.087%) fastlane
8 1 (0.087%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 488 (42.62%) Finance
2 453 (39.56%) Social Skills
3 354 (30.92%) Analytical Skills
4 245 (21.40%) Marketing
5 188 (16.42%) Legal
6 157 (13.71%) Presentation Skills
7 47 (4.10%) Manufacturing
8 37 (3.23%) Telecoms
9 30 (2.62%) Organisational Skills
10 20 (1.75%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 19 (1.66%) Automotive
12 18 (1.57%) Billing
13 17 (1.48%) Influencing Skills
14 15 (1.31%) Banking
14 15 (1.31%) Local Government
15 9 (0.79%) Back Office
15 9 (0.79%) Public Sector
16 8 (0.70%) Electronics
17 7 (0.61%) Documentation Skills
18 5 (0.44%) Military
Job Titles
1 250 (21.83%) Development Manager
2 216 (18.86%) Analyst
3 82 (7.16%) Business Analyst
4 79 (6.90%) Lead
5 71 (6.20%) Business Manager
6 70 (6.11%) Senior
7 62 (5.41%) Business Development Manager
8 58 (5.07%) IT Manager
9 56 (4.89%) Project Manager
10 53 (4.63%) Architect
11 52 (4.54%) Data Analyst
12 49 (4.28%) Developer
13 46 (4.02%) Team Leader
14 38 (3.32%) Solutions Architect
15 36 (3.14%) Lead Business Analyst
16 34 (2.97%) Business Analyst Team Leader
17 24 (2.10%) Consultant
18 23 (2.01%) Senior Analyst
19 21 (1.83%) Help Desk Analyst
19 21 (1.83%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (3.41%) .NET
2 23 (2.01%) HTML
3 22 (1.92%) CSS
4 17 (1.48%) .NET Core
5 15 (1.31%) .NET Framework
6 14 (1.22%) React
7 13 (1.14%) AngularJS
8 9 (0.79%) ASP.NET
8 9 (0.79%) Vue
9 8 (0.70%) REST
10 6 (0.52%) JSON
10 6 (0.52%) Web Services
11 5 (0.44%) Kafka
12 4 (0.35%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (0.35%) Entity Framework
12 4 (0.35%) GraphQL
12 4 (0.35%) HTML5
12 4 (0.35%) Laravel
12 4 (0.35%) SOAP
12 4 (0.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 126 (11.00%) Onboarding
2 50 (4.37%) Driving Licence
3 40 (3.49%) Self-Motivation
4 28 (2.45%) FMCG
4 28 (2.45%) Management Information System
5 19 (1.66%) Product Ownership
6 14 (1.22%) Data Centre
6 14 (1.22%) PMI
7 13 (1.14%) EPoS
8 11 (0.96%) Greenfield Project
9 8 (0.70%) Credit Risk
9 8 (0.70%) Public Cloud
9 8 (0.70%) Security Operations Centre
10 7 (0.61%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (0.61%) Mobile App
11 5 (0.44%) Analytical Mindset
11 5 (0.44%) Renewable Energy
11 5 (0.44%) Smartphone
11 5 (0.44%) Social Network
12 4 (0.35%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 64 (5.59%) Windows
2 30 (2.62%) Windows Server
3 20 (1.75%) Linux
4 19 (1.66%) Windows 10
5 11 (0.96%) Windows 7
5 11 (0.96%) Windows 8
5 11 (0.96%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (0.61%) Windows Server 2016
6 7 (0.61%) Windows Server 2019
7 5 (0.44%) Mac OS X
7 5 (0.44%) Ubuntu
8 4 (0.35%) Android
8 4 (0.35%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.087%) VMS
9 1 (0.087%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 435 (37.99%) Logistics
2 305 (26.64%) Agile
3 297 (25.94%) Problem-Solving
4 286 (24.98%) Business Development
5 238 (20.79%) Data Management
6 230 (20.09%) Commercial Awareness
7 226 (19.74%) CAD
7 226 (19.74%) Facilities Management
8 222 (19.39%) Customer Requirements
9 219 (19.13%) Financial Modelling
10 205 (17.90%) Customer Service
11 182 (15.90%) Data Analysis
12 181 (15.81%) Mentoring
13 157 (13.71%) Mathematics
14 123 (10.74%) Mechatronics
15 122 (10.66%) ITIL
16 118 (10.31%) Project Management
17 111 (9.69%) Business Analysis
18 102 (8.91%) Resource Allocation
19 94 (8.21%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 126 (11.00%) SQL
2 54 (4.72%) Python
3 40 (3.49%) JavaScript
4 30 (2.62%) C#
5 15 (1.31%) TypeScript
6 13 (1.14%) PowerShell
7 11 (0.96%) T-SQL
8 9 (0.79%) PHP
9 8 (0.70%) Java
10 6 (0.52%) R
10 6 (0.52%) VBA
11 5 (0.44%) MATLAB
12 3 (0.26%) Bash
12 3 (0.26%) Bicep
12 3 (0.26%) Ruby
13 2 (0.17%) C
13 2 (0.17%) C++
14 1 (0.087%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.087%) RPG
14 1 (0.087%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 302 (26.38%) Degree
2 128 (11.18%) HNC
3 39 (3.41%) DBS Check
4 28 (2.45%) Computer Science Degree
5 21 (1.83%) Security Cleared
6 18 (1.57%) ACCA
6 18 (1.57%) CIMA
7 17 (1.48%) CCNP
7 17 (1.48%) Cisco Certification
7 17 (1.48%) SC Cleared
8 15 (1.31%) PMI Certification
9 13 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
10 11 (0.96%) CCIE
11 10 (0.87%) CCNA
11 10 (0.87%) ITIL Certification
12 9 (0.79%) AWS Certification
13 7 (0.61%) BPSS Clearance
13 7 (0.61%) CCDP
13 7 (0.61%) CCIE Routing and Switching
13 7 (0.61%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 97 (8.47%) QA
2 22 (1.92%) SLA
3 13 (1.14%) GDPR
4 12 (1.05%) PMO
5 11 (0.96%) NIST
6 8 (0.70%) PCI DSS
7 6 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 6 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.26%) Accessibility
8 3 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 2 (0.17%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.17%) IFRS
9 2 (0.17%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 39 (3.41%) Active Directory
2 12 (1.05%) Firmware
2 12 (1.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (0.87%) Docker
4 8 (0.70%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.17%) KVM
5 2 (0.17%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 9 (0.79%) Kubernetes
2 7 (0.61%) Terraform
3 4 (0.35%) AirWatch
3 4 (0.35%) SCOM
4 2 (0.17%) Active Directory Federation Services
4 2 (0.17%) Progress Chef
4 2 (0.17%) SCCM
5 1 (0.087%) Ansible
5 1 (0.087%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.087%) Grafana
5 1 (0.087%) Prometheus
5 1 (0.087%) Puppet
Vendors
1 473 (41.31%) Microsoft
2 37 (3.23%) Google
3 24 (2.10%) SAP
4 23 (2.01%) Cisco
5 22 (1.92%) Databricks
6 21 (1.83%) Planview
6 21 (1.83%) Virgin Media
7 20 (1.75%) NEC
8 18 (1.57%) Openreach
9 17 (1.48%) VMware
10 16 (1.40%) Apple
11 14 (1.22%) Dell
12 13 (1.14%) Citrix
13 8 (0.70%) Adobe
13 8 (0.70%) IBM
14 7 (0.61%) Ekahau
14 7 (0.61%) YouTube
15 6 (0.52%) HP
15 6 (0.52%) Meraki
15 6 (0.52%) NetApp