Period
to 18 January 2019

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 18 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 41 20 51
Rank change year-on-year -21 +31 -10
Permanent jobs citing Retail 31 96 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 4.92% 8.69% 4.69%
As % of the General category 16.94% 26.89% 16.36%
Number of salaries quoted 25 91 41
Staffordshire median annual salary £36,000 £35,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.86% -5.41% +23.33%
10th Percentile £25,200 £21,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £43,250 £54,500 £55,000
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +18.75% -11.11% -

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 183 357 324
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 29.05% 32.31% 28.65%
Number of salaries quoted 152 271 237
Staffordshire median annual salary £36,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% -11.76% +10.39%
10th Percentile £23,362 £21,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,250 £58,950
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £41,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94% -

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

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 6 months to 18 January 2019.

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 18 January 2019. 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
Burton-upon-Trent +7 9 £38,750 +3.33% 1
Stoke-on-Trent -14 8 £36,000 -10.00% 3
Tamworth +1 6 £34,500 -18.63% 3
Stafford -7 4 £34,000 +23.64% 1
Retail
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Retail.

1 14 (45.16%) SQL Server
2 13 (41.94%) C#
2 13 (41.94%) JavaScript
3 12 (38.71%) Degree
4 11 (35.48%) .NET
4 11 (35.48%) CRM
5 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
5 10 (32.26%) SQL
5 10 (32.26%) ASP.NET
6 8 (25.81%) CSS
6 8 (25.81%) HTML
6 8 (25.81%) Finance
6 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (22.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (22.58%) MVC
7 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 7 (22.58%) Problem-Solving
8 6 (19.35%) VB
9 5 (16.13%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Azure
9 5 (16.13%) Git (software)
9 5 (16.13%) Self-Motivation
9 5 (16.13%) Creative Problem-Solving
10 4 (12.90%) Decision-Making
10 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (12.90%) DevOps
10 4 (12.90%) Visual Studio Team System
10 4 (12.90%) Computer Science
10 4 (12.90%) Software Engineering
10 4 (12.90%) Supplier Management

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 1 (3.23%) Confluence
1 1 (3.23%) SAS
1 1 (3.23%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) DNS
1 2 (6.45%) SSL
2 1 (3.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (45.16%) SQL Server
2 7 (22.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (6.45%) MySQL
4 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.23%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
5 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
5 1 (3.23%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Git (software)
2 4 (12.90%) Visual Studio
2 4 (12.90%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (3.23%) Gradle
3 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.23%) JIRA
3 1 (3.23%) Maven
3 1 (3.23%) Zephyr
General
1 8 (25.81%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Marketing
3 1 (3.23%) Automotive
3 1 (3.23%) Electronics
3 1 (3.23%) French Language
3 1 (3.23%) German Language
3 1 (3.23%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 16 (51.61%) Developer
2 10 (32.26%) Full Stack Developer
3 8 (25.81%) Analyst
4 6 (19.35%) .NET Developer
5 5 (16.13%) C# Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Architect
6 3 (9.68%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) Junior
6 3 (9.68%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (9.68%) SQL Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Applications Support
7 2 (6.45%) Applications Support Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Junior Developer
7 2 (6.45%) PHP Developer
7 2 (6.45%) SSRS Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Support Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Web Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Web Applications Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Web Applications Support
7 2 (6.45%) Web Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (35.48%) .NET
2 10 (32.26%) ASP.NET
3 8 (25.81%) CSS
3 8 (25.81%) HTML
4 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (6.45%) AngularJS
6 1 (3.23%) Hibernate
6 1 (3.23%) J2EE
6 1 (3.23%) Java EE
6 1 (3.23%) jQuery
6 1 (3.23%) Laravel
6 1 (3.23%) React
6 1 (3.23%) Spring
6 1 (3.23%) Spring Boot
6 1 (3.23%) Vue.js
6 1 (3.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Self-Motivation
2 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (9.68%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.23%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.23%) EPoS
4 1 (3.23%) Wiki
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) CRM
2 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (22.58%) MVC
3 7 (22.58%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (16.13%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 5 (16.13%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (12.90%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (12.90%) Computer Science
5 4 (12.90%) Decision-Making
5 4 (12.90%) DevOps
5 4 (12.90%) E-Commerce
5 4 (12.90%) Software Engineering
5 4 (12.90%) Supplier Management
6 3 (9.68%) Data Architecture
6 3 (9.68%) Data Protection
6 3 (9.68%) IT Governance
6 3 (9.68%) IT Strategy
6 3 (9.68%) Logistics
6 3 (9.68%) Mentoring
6 3 (9.68%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 13 (41.94%) C#
1 13 (41.94%) JavaScript
2 10 (32.26%) SQL
3 6 (19.35%) VB
4 2 (6.45%) PHP
5 1 (3.23%) Java
5 1 (3.23%) Python
5 1 (3.23%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (38.71%) Degree
2 4 (12.90%) HND
3 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) GDPR
2 2 (6.45%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.45%) Cisco
3 1 (3.23%) Apple
3 1 (3.23%) Sun
3 1 (3.23%) Tableau
3 1 (3.23%) Zend