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 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
West Midlands / Staffordshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 40 33
Rank change year-on-year +22 -7  
Permanent jobs citing Retail 54 39 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 10.29% 5.61% 6.13%
As % of the General category 34.84% 25.49% 19.90%
Number of salaries quoted 50 24 33
Median salary £35,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.63% +2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £30,750 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.26% -  

Retail is in the common skills category. The next 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.

General Skills
Staffordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 155 153 191
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 29.52% 22.01% 30.81%
Number of salaries quoted 118 108 162
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% -11.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £64,500 £53,100
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Staffordshire citing Retail as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Retail in Staffordshire

Retail
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for Retail in Staffordshire

Retail
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Retail in Staffordshire over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stafford - 28 £25,000 - 3
Burton-upon-Trent +21 16 £37,500 -11.76%
Tamworth +7 7 £45,000 +50.00%
Stoke-on-Trent +10 4 £23,750 -26.92% 7
Retail
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT jobs citing Retail also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Staffordshire region with a requirement for Retail.

1 42 (53.16%) E-Commerce
2 29 (36.71%) JavaScript
3 27 (34.18%) Electronics
3 27 (34.18%) jQuery
4 26 (32.91%) Magento
4 26 (32.91%) Git (software)
4 26 (32.91%) Data Structures
4 26 (32.91%) Automotive
4 26 (32.91%) PHP
4 26 (32.91%) SQL
4 26 (32.91%) MySQL
4 26 (32.91%) Apple
5 20 (25.32%) Mentoring
6 19 (24.05%) Microsoft
6 19 (24.05%) Marketing
7 13 (16.46%) CRM
7 13 (16.46%) .NET
7 13 (16.46%) C#
8 12 (15.19%) Microsoft Excel
8 12 (15.19%) Tableau
9 11 (13.92%) JIRA
9 11 (13.92%) Finance
9 11 (13.92%) VB
9 11 (13.92%) SQL Server
10 10 (12.66%) T-SQL
10 10 (12.66%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (12.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 9 (11.39%) Test Scripting
11 9 (11.39%) User Stories
11 9 (11.39%) ISTQB

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 6 (7.59%) SAS
2 1 (1.27%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.27%) IIS
2 1 (1.27%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.27%) WordPress
Applications
1 12 (15.19%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (7.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (2.53%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (1.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 26 (32.91%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.53%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.27%) Firewall
1 1 (1.27%) HTTP
1 1 (1.27%) ISDN
1 1 (1.27%) LAN
1 1 (1.27%) SMS
1 1 (1.27%) VLAN
1 1 (1.27%) VPN
1 1 (1.27%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (32.91%) MySQL
2 11 (13.92%) SQL Server
3 10 (12.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (7.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (7.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.27%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 26 (32.91%) Git (software)
2 11 (13.92%) JIRA
3 6 (7.59%) JMeter
3 6 (7.59%) Selenium
4 3 (3.80%) TestRail
5 1 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 27 (34.18%) Electronics
2 26 (32.91%) Automotive
3 19 (24.05%) Marketing
4 11 (13.92%) Finance
5 2 (2.53%) Back Office
6 1 (1.27%) Banking
6 1 (1.27%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.27%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 39 (49.37%) Developer
2 26 (32.91%) JavaScript Developer
2 26 (32.91%) Magento Developer
2 26 (32.91%) MySQL Developer
2 26 (32.91%) PHP Developer
2 26 (32.91%) PHP Magento Developer
2 26 (32.91%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 22 (27.85%) Analyst
4 16 (20.25%) Junior
5 15 (18.99%) Graduate
5 15 (18.99%) Graduate Developer
5 15 (18.99%) Graduate JavaScript Developer
5 15 (18.99%) Graduate PHP Developer
5 15 (18.99%) Junior Developer
5 15 (18.99%) Junior JavaScript Developer
5 15 (18.99%) Junior PHP Developer
6 12 (15.19%) CRM Analyst
6 12 (15.19%) Senior Analyst
7 10 (12.66%) Database Developer
7 10 (12.66%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (34.18%) jQuery
2 13 (16.46%) .NET
3 3 (3.80%) CSS
3 3 (3.80%) HTML
3 3 (3.80%) XML
4 1 (1.27%) Ajax
4 1 (1.27%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.27%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (1.27%) CSS3
4 1 (1.27%) HTML5
4 1 (1.27%) REST
4 1 (1.27%) SOAP
4 1 (1.27%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 26 (32.91%) Data Structures
2 8 (10.13%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.33%) Fintech
4 3 (3.80%) User Experience
5 1 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.27%) EPoS
5 1 (1.27%) FMCG
5 1 (1.27%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.27%) Unix
1 1 (1.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (53.16%) E-Commerce
2 20 (25.32%) Mentoring
3 13 (16.46%) CRM
4 10 (12.66%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (11.39%) Test Scripting
5 9 (11.39%) User Stories
6 7 (8.86%) Email Marketing
7 6 (7.59%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (7.59%) Customer Insight
7 6 (7.59%) Data Extraction
7 6 (7.59%) Data Management
7 6 (7.59%) Data Visualisation
7 6 (7.59%) Performance Testing
7 6 (7.59%) Predictive Modelling
7 6 (7.59%) Propensity Modelling
7 6 (7.59%) Test Automation
7 6 (7.59%) Visualisation
8 4 (5.06%) Business Development
8 4 (5.06%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (5.06%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (36.71%) JavaScript
2 26 (32.91%) PHP
2 26 (32.91%) SQL
3 13 (16.46%) C#
4 11 (13.92%) VB
5 10 (12.66%) T-SQL
6 6 (7.59%) C
7 1 (1.27%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (11.39%) ISEB
1 9 (11.39%) ISTQB
2 3 (3.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (3.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.27%) Degree
3 1 (1.27%) MCPD
3 1 (1.27%) MCSD
3 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.59%) QA
2 3 (3.80%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.27%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.27%) Kibana
Vendors
1 26 (32.91%) Apple
2 19 (24.05%) Microsoft
3 12 (15.19%) Tableau
4 2 (2.53%) Google
5 1 (1.27%) ATG
5 1 (1.27%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.27%) hybris
5 1 (1.27%) IBM
5 1 (1.27%) Oracle
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