Period
to 14 August 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 14 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 23 19 38
Rank change year-on-year -4 +19 -11
Permanent jobs citing Retail 74 104 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 8.51% 10.47% 6.03%
As % of the General category 22.22% 32.40% 24.44%
Number of salaries quoted 71 96 59
Staffordshire median annual salary £36,500 £35,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.29% -16.67% +5.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £19,750 £29,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £47,500 £55,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 333 321 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 38.28% 32.33% 24.69%
Number of salaries quoted 228 243 243
Staffordshire median annual salary £38,000 £36,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.11% -8.75% -
10th Percentile £25,525 £19,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -5.88%

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 14 August 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 14 August 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
Tamworth +1 18 £40,000 +9.59% 7
Stoke-on-Trent -1 16 £37,250 -6.88% 3
Lichfield - 12 £50,000 - 1
Stafford -4 9 £34,000 -2.86% 1
Burton-upon-Trent -16 6 £27,500 -26.67%
Retail
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 14 August 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 24 (32.43%) E-Commerce
2 20 (27.03%) SQL Server
3 18 (24.32%) SQL
3 18 (24.32%) CRM
4 17 (22.97%) Business Intelligence
5 15 (20.27%) Scrum
5 15 (20.27%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (18.92%) Microsoft
6 14 (18.92%) C#
7 13 (17.57%) Google
7 13 (17.57%) Finance
7 13 (17.57%) Microsoft Azure
8 12 (16.22%) Amazon AWS
8 12 (16.22%) Git (software)
9 11 (14.86%) JavaScript
9 11 (14.86%) PHP
9 11 (14.86%) .NET
9 11 (14.86%) ERP
10 10 (13.51%) HTML
10 10 (13.51%) Java
10 10 (13.51%) CSS
10 10 (13.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 10 (13.51%) Logistics
10 10 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (12.16%) Microservices
11 9 (12.16%) Go
11 9 (12.16%) Docker
11 9 (12.16%) Decision-Making
11 9 (12.16%) MongoDB
11 9 (12.16%) Apache Cassandra

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 8 (10.81%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (8.11%) Confluence
3 2 (2.70%) IIS
4 1 (1.35%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (2.70%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (12.16%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (9.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (9.46%) NetSuite
3 5 (6.76%) Unit4 Business World
4 4 (5.41%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (4.05%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 13 (17.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (16.22%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (10.81%) Google Cloud Platform
3 8 (10.81%) SaaS
4 6 (8.11%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (6.76%) Google Analytics
6 4 (5.41%) Fastly
6 4 (5.41%) Stackdriver
7 3 (4.05%) AdWords
8 1 (1.35%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.76%) DNS
1 5 (6.76%) SSL
2 2 (2.70%) Internet
3 1 (1.35%) Telnet
3 1 (1.35%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (27.03%) SQL Server
2 10 (13.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (12.16%) Apache Cassandra
3 9 (12.16%) MongoDB
3 9 (12.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 9 (12.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (10.81%) BigQuery
4 8 (10.81%) Bigtable
4 8 (10.81%) Redis
5 2 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.70%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.35%) MySQL
6 1 (1.35%) Neo4j
6 1 (1.35%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (16.22%) Git (software)
2 7 (9.46%) JIRA
3 3 (4.05%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.70%) Grunt
4 2 (2.70%) gulp
5 1 (1.35%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.35%) ReSharper
5 1 (1.35%) Zephyr
General
1 13 (17.57%) Finance
2 7 (9.46%) Manufacturing
2 7 (9.46%) Marketing
3 4 (5.41%) Automotive
4 3 (4.05%) Electronics
5 2 (2.70%) Billing
5 2 (2.70%) Legal
6 1 (1.35%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 25 (33.78%) Developer
2 24 (32.43%) Analyst
3 11 (14.86%) SQL Analyst
4 9 (12.16%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 8 (10.81%) SQL Server Analyst
5 8 (10.81%) SSRS Analyst
6 7 (9.46%) Administrator
6 7 (9.46%) Senior Developer
7 6 (8.11%) Applications Support
7 6 (8.11%) IT Manager
7 6 (8.11%) PHP Developer
7 6 (8.11%) Support Analyst
8 5 (6.76%) Applications Support Analyst
8 5 (6.76%) Business Analyst
8 5 (6.76%) C# Developer
8 5 (6.76%) Java Developer
8 5 (6.76%) Python Developer
8 5 (6.76%) Web Analyst
8 5 (6.76%) Web Support Analyst
9 4 (5.41%) Web Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (14.86%) .NET
2 10 (13.51%) CSS
2 10 (13.51%) HTML
3 8 (10.81%) Memcached
3 8 (10.81%) TensorFlow
4 6 (8.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 6 (8.11%) jQuery
5 5 (6.76%) ASP.NET
6 4 (5.41%) Web Services
7 3 (4.05%) Ajax
7 3 (4.05%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (4.05%) RESTful
7 3 (4.05%) SOAP
7 3 (4.05%) WCF
7 3 (4.05%) XHTML
7 3 (4.05%) XML
7 3 (4.05%) XSLT
8 2 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (2.70%) Sass
8 2 (2.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (10.81%) Self-Motivation
3 7 (9.46%) User Experience
4 3 (4.05%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.70%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.35%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.35%) EFT
6 1 (1.35%) EPoS
6 1 (1.35%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.11%) Windows
2 4 (5.41%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (32.43%) E-Commerce
2 18 (24.32%) CRM
3 17 (22.97%) Business Intelligence
4 15 (20.27%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (20.27%) Scrum
5 11 (14.86%) ERP
6 10 (13.51%) Logistics
7 9 (12.16%) Decision-Making
7 9 (12.16%) Microservices
8 8 (10.81%) Analytics
8 8 (10.81%) Integration Testing
8 8 (10.81%) Kanban
8 8 (10.81%) Mentoring
8 8 (10.81%) MVC
8 8 (10.81%) Open Source
8 8 (10.81%) Problem-Solving
8 8 (10.81%) Site Reliability Engineering
8 8 (10.81%) Test Automation
8 8 (10.81%) Unit Testing
9 7 (9.46%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (24.32%) SQL
2 14 (18.92%) C#
3 11 (14.86%) JavaScript
3 11 (14.86%) PHP
4 10 (13.51%) Java
5 9 (12.16%) Go
5 9 (12.16%) Python
6 8 (10.81%) Java 8
6 8 (10.81%) PHP 5
7 3 (4.05%) PowerShell
7 3 (4.05%) T-SQL
7 3 (4.05%) VB
7 3 (4.05%) VB.NET
7 3 (4.05%) XPath
8 2 (2.70%) C
9 1 (1.35%) C++
9 1 (1.35%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (12.16%) Degree
2 1 (1.35%) AAT
2 1 (1.35%) ACCA
2 1 (1.35%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.11%) SLA
2 1 (1.35%) QA
System Software
1 9 (12.16%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (10.81%) Kubernetes
2 5 (6.76%) Terraform
3 1 (1.35%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (18.92%) Microsoft
2 13 (17.57%) Google
3 8 (10.81%) JD Edwards
3 8 (10.81%) Oracle
4 7 (9.46%) Salesforce.com
4 7 (9.46%) SAP
5 6 (8.11%) Epicor
5 6 (8.11%) Infor
6 5 (6.76%) Atlassian
7 3 (4.05%) Apple
8 1 (1.35%) Sage
8 1 (1.35%) Twitter