Period
to 14 October 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in permanent job vacancies advertised in Walsall. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 6 months to 14 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
West Midlands > Walsall
6 months to
14 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 6 14 16
Rank change year-on-year +8 +2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Retail 7 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Walsall 14.00% 7.94% 3.41%
As % of the General category 35.00% 20.00% 10.34%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 3
Walsall median annual salary £28,000 £37,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.33% -21.05% +35.71%
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,500 £32,050
90th Percentile £40,900 £41,250 £75,150
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -

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 Walsall with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Walsall
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 20 25 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Walsall 40.00% 39.68% 32.95%
Number of salaries quoted 13 23 27
Walsall median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -11.76% +21.43%
10th Percentile £19,500 £27,250 £23,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £42,500 £67,000
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £40,250
% change year-on-year +3.45% +8.07% -3.59%

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Walsall

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

Job vacancy trend for Retail in Walsall

Retail
Salary Trend in Walsall

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

Salary trend for Retail in Walsall

Retail
Salary Histogram in Walsall

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Retail in Walsall over the 6 months to 14 October 2019.

Salary histogram for Retail in Walsall

For the 6 months to 14 October 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 Walsall region with a requirement for Retail.

1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
1 4 (57.14%) Service Management
1 4 (57.14%) ITSM
1 4 (57.14%) Asset Management
1 4 (57.14%) Problem Management
1 4 (57.14%) Decision-Making
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) C
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) CSS
2 1 (14.29%) Xamarin
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services

Retail
Co-occurring IT Skills in Walsall 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Support Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Technical Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Technical Support
1 4 (57.14%) Technical Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Support
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Asset Management
1 4 (57.14%) Decision-Making
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
1 4 (57.14%) ITSM
1 4 (57.14%) Problem Management
1 4 (57.14%) Service Management
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C
1 1 (14.29%) C#
1 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Xamarin