Period
to 9 July 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 6 months to 9 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
9 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 37 19 18
Rank change year-on-year -18 -1 +6
Permanent jobs citing Retail 24 79 95
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Staffordshire 4.88% 10.33% 10.24%
As % of the General category 16.33% 33.33% 25.82%
Number of salaries quoted 23 80 89
Median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.11% +4.29%
10th Percentile £26,500 £16,645 £26,250
90th Percentile £52,750 £50,000 £56,300
West Midlands median annual salary £45,500 £41,600 £40,000
% change year-on-year +9.38% +4.00% -

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Staffordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 147 237 368
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 29.88% 30.98% 39.66%
Number of salaries quoted 130 184 261
Median annual salary £42,000 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.00% -1.32% +4.11%
10th Percentile £26,138 £19,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £56,375 £60,000
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Retail in Staffordshire

Retail
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for Retail in Staffordshire

Retail
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Retail in Staffordshire over the 6 months to 9 July 2020.

Salary histogram for Retail in Staffordshire

Retail
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 9 July 2020. 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
Job
Vacancies
Tamworth 0 7 £35,000 -30.00%
Stoke-on-Trent +7 6 £32,500 - 2
Cannock +3 5 £40,000 +6.67%
Burton-upon-Trent -13 1 £21,000 -30.00%
Retail
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 9 July 2020, 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Retail.

1 9 (37.50%) E-Commerce
1 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 6 (25.00%) C#
2 6 (25.00%) .NET
2 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 5 (20.83%) Kalman Filter
3 5 (20.83%) Email Filtering
3 5 (20.83%) Acceptance Criteria
3 5 (20.83%) SCOM
3 5 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (20.83%) MCSE
3 5 (20.83%) MCSA
3 5 (20.83%) Windows
3 5 (20.83%) Configuration Management
3 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
3 5 (20.83%) MS Exchange
3 5 (20.83%) Active Directory
3 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (20.83%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (20.83%) MVC
3 5 (20.83%) VMware
4 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 4 (16.67%) Azure
4 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
4 4 (16.67%) Marketing
4 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills

Retail
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 5 (20.83%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.67%) Azure
2 3 (12.50%) Office 365
3 1 (4.17%) AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.17%) MySQL
2 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (16.67%) Marketing
2 2 (8.33%) Finance
3 1 (4.17%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Analyst
1 8 (33.33%) Developer
2 5 (20.83%) .NET Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Project Manager
4 3 (12.50%) Service Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Graduate
5 2 (8.33%) Junior
5 2 (8.33%) Junior .NET Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Junior Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Service Improvement Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Supply Chain Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Supply Chain Project Manager
6 1 (4.17%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Azure Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) E-Commerce Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) E-Commerce Product Owner
6 1 (4.17%) Senior E-Commerce Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) .NET
1 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (12.50%) Ajax
4 1 (4.17%) .NET Core
4 1 (4.17%) CSS
4 1 (4.17%) CSS3
4 1 (4.17%) DirectX
4 1 (4.17%) HTML
4 1 (4.17%) HTML5
4 1 (4.17%) Laravel
4 1 (4.17%) OpenGL
4 1 (4.17%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.33%) Mainframe
3 1 (4.17%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Windows
2 3 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 2 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) E-Commerce
2 6 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 5 (20.83%) Acceptance Criteria
3 5 (20.83%) Configuration Management
3 5 (20.83%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (20.83%) Email Filtering
3 5 (20.83%) Kalman Filter
3 5 (20.83%) MVC
4 4 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
4 4 (16.67%) Project Delivery
4 4 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.33%) Coaching
5 2 (8.33%) Customer Insight
5 2 (8.33%) Decision-Making
5 2 (8.33%) Line Management
5 2 (8.33%) Logistics
5 2 (8.33%) PLM
5 2 (8.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (25.00%) C#
2 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.17%) C++
3 1 (4.17%) PHP
3 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) MCSA
1 5 (20.83%) MCSE
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (20.83%) Active Directory
1 5 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.83%) VMware
3 1 (4.17%) Adobe
3 1 (4.17%) hybris