Period
to 21 November 2018

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 21 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 36 22 50
Rank change year-on-year -14 +28 -12
Permanent jobs citing Retail 42 111 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 5.68% 9.12% 5.18%
As % of the General category 17.65% 27.07% 19.81%
Number of salaries quoted 36 111 48
Staffordshire median annual salary £34,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.43% -12.50% -
10th Percentile £27,750 £21,250 £29,000
90th Percentile £53,000 £47,500 £55,000
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,250
% change year-on-year +18.75% -5.33% -6.11%

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 238 410 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 32.16% 33.69% 26.13%
Number of salaries quoted 176 314 245
Staffordshire median annual salary £37,500 £36,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% -13.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £23,500 £21,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £53,375 £57,000
West Midlands median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76% -1.18%

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 21 November 2018.

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 21 November 2018. 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
Stoke-on-Trent -14 14 £36,000 +6.67% 7
Stafford -5 9 £34,000 -2.86%
Tamworth +13 8 £30,500 -32.22% 4
Burton-upon-Trent -9 5 £61,250 +63.33% 2
Lichfield +15 3 £55,000 +37.50%
Retail
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Retail.

1 20 (47.62%) SQL Server
2 13 (30.95%) Microsoft
3 12 (28.57%) SQL
4 11 (26.19%) C#
5 10 (23.81%) HTML
5 10 (23.81%) JavaScript
5 10 (23.81%) CRM
5 10 (23.81%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (23.81%) CSS
5 10 (23.81%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (23.81%) Degree
5 10 (23.81%) Decision-Making
6 9 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 9 (21.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 9 (21.43%) Logistics
6 9 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (21.43%) MVC
6 9 (21.43%) E-Commerce
6 9 (21.43%) .NET
7 8 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (16.67%) Self-Motivation
8 7 (16.67%) Google
8 7 (16.67%) Finance
9 6 (14.29%) ASP.NET
9 6 (14.29%) VB
9 6 (14.29%) Marketing
9 6 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (14.29%) Analytics
10 5 (11.90%) 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 2 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (4.76%) IIS
2 1 (2.38%) Confluence
2 1 (2.38%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.90%) Google Analytics
2 4 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (7.14%) AdWords
4 2 (4.76%) Fastly
4 2 (4.76%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (4.76%) Stackdriver
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (47.62%) SQL Server
2 9 (21.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 9 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (7.14%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (7.14%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.76%) BigQuery
4 2 (4.76%) Bigtable
4 2 (4.76%) MySQL
4 2 (4.76%) Redis
4 2 (4.76%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.38%) Neo4j
5 1 (2.38%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.76%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.38%) JIRA
3 1 (2.38%) Zephyr
General
1 7 (16.67%) Finance
2 6 (14.29%) Marketing
3 1 (2.38%) Automotive
3 1 (2.38%) Electronics
3 1 (2.38%) French Language
3 1 (2.38%) German Language
3 1 (2.38%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 16 (38.10%) Developer
2 10 (23.81%) Analyst
3 9 (21.43%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 9 (21.43%) SQL Analyst
4 8 (19.05%) SSRS Analyst
5 7 (16.67%) Full Stack Developer
5 7 (16.67%) SQL Server Analyst
6 6 (14.29%) C# Developer
7 5 (11.90%) PHP Developer
8 3 (7.14%) Architect
8 3 (7.14%) Java Developer
8 3 (7.14%) Python Developer
8 3 (7.14%) Software Developer
8 3 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (4.76%) Junior
9 2 (4.76%) Senior Developer
9 2 (4.76%) SEO Executive
9 2 (4.76%) Web Developer
10 1 (2.38%) Marketing Executive
10 1 (2.38%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (23.81%) CSS
1 10 (23.81%) HTML
2 9 (21.43%) .NET
2 9 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 6 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 3 (7.14%) jQuery
5 2 (4.76%) Ajax
5 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (4.76%) Memcached
5 2 (4.76%) RESTful
5 2 (4.76%) SOAP
5 2 (4.76%) TensorFlow
5 2 (4.76%) WCF
5 2 (4.76%) Web Services
5 2 (4.76%) XHTML
5 2 (4.76%) XML
5 2 (4.76%) XSLT
6 1 (2.38%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.38%) Laravel
6 1 (2.38%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.67%) Self-Motivation
2 6 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.14%) Algorithms
3 3 (7.14%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.38%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.38%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.38%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (2.38%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.14%) Windows
2 1 (2.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (23.81%) Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.81%) CRM
1 10 (23.81%) Decision-Making
1 10 (23.81%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (21.43%) E-Commerce
2 9 (21.43%) Logistics
2 9 (21.43%) MVC
3 8 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (14.29%) Analytics
5 5 (11.90%) Supplier Management
6 4 (9.52%) Mentoring
6 4 (9.52%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (7.14%) Change Management
7 3 (7.14%) Content Marketing
7 3 (7.14%) Creative Problem-Solving
7 3 (7.14%) IT Governance
7 3 (7.14%) IT Strategy
7 3 (7.14%) Link Building
7 3 (7.14%) Pay per click
7 3 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 12 (28.57%) SQL
2 11 (26.19%) C#
3 10 (23.81%) JavaScript
4 6 (14.29%) VB
5 5 (11.90%) PHP
6 3 (7.14%) Go
6 3 (7.14%) Java
6 3 (7.14%) Python
7 2 (4.76%) Java 8
7 2 (4.76%) PHP 5
7 2 (4.76%) T-SQL
7 2 (4.76%) VB.NET
7 2 (4.76%) XPath
Qualifications
1 10 (23.81%) Degree
2 1 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) GDPR
2 1 (2.38%) QA
2 1 (2.38%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (7.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (7.14%) Terraform
2 2 (4.76%) Kubernetes
3 1 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.38%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (30.95%) Microsoft
2 7 (16.67%) Google
3 2 (4.76%) Cisco
4 1 (2.38%) Apple
4 1 (2.38%) Sun
4 1 (2.38%) Zend