Period
to 5 June 2020

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 5 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
West Midlands > Walsall
6 months to
5 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 12 11 9
Rank change year-on-year -1 -2 +4
Permanent jobs citing Retail 7 3 10
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Walsall 13.73% 6.00% 16.95%
As % of the General category 87.50% 13.04% 55.56%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 10
Median annual salary £23,000 £70,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -67.14% +86.67% -25.00%
10th Percentile £21,500 £67,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £34,950 £72,500 £42,500
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £41,700 £40,000
% change year-on-year +13.91% +4.25% -

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 8 23 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Walsall 15.69% 46.00% 30.51%
Number of salaries quoted 8 23 15
Median annual salary £24,250 £55,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -55.91% +46.67% -7.52%
10th Percentile £21,500 £36,550 £22,500
90th Percentile £54,000 £72,500 £50,500
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +7.95% +3.53% +6.25%

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Walsall

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

Job vacancy trend for Retail in Walsall

Retail
Salary Trend in Walsall

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Retail in Walsall.

Salary trend for Retail in Walsall

Retail
Salary Histogram in Walsall

Salary distribution for jobs citing Retail in Walsall over the 6 months to 5 June 2020.

Salary histogram for Retail in Walsall

For the 6 months to 5 June 2020, 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 6 (85.71%) SQL
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) Stakeholder Management
1 6 (85.71%) IT Strategy
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 1 (14.29%) .NET
3 1 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) MVC
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API

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
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Analyst
1 6 (85.71%) Support Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Technical Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Technical Support
2 4 (57.14%) Technical Support Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Applications Support
3 2 (28.57%) Applications Support Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) IT Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) IT Support
3 2 (28.57%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior .NET Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
1 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) IT Strategy
1 6 (85.71%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (14.29%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle