Period
to 22 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in permanent job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 49 59
Rank change year-on-year +6 +10 -33
Permanent jobs citing Retail 24 11 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 4.80% 2.34% 2.10%
As % of the General category 15.89% 8.59% 8.77%
Number of salaries quoted 20 11 10
Worcestershire median annual salary £43,000 £25,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +72.00% -33.33% +44.23%
10th Percentile £20,675 £22,500 £22,875
90th Percentile £51,725 £38,750 £44,750
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% -5.56% -5.26%

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 Worcestershire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Worcestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 151 128 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 30.20% 27.23% 23.90%
Number of salaries quoted 134 115 108
Worcestershire median annual salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.74% -2.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £21,800 £23,500 £23,925
90th Percentile £53,375 £58,750 £47,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% -1.18% -

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Retail in Worcestershire

Retail
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Salary trend for Retail in Worcestershire

Retail
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Retail in Worcestershire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Retail in Worcestershire

Retail
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the Worcestershire region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
Worcester +14 16 £45,000 +46.34% 1
Redditch -2 3 £23,500 -2.08%
Kidderminster -10 2 £22,000 -26.67%
Retail
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing Retail also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Worcestershire region with a requirement for Retail.

1 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 6 (25.00%) Degree
3 5 (20.83%) Dynamics NAV
3 5 (20.83%) French Language
3 5 (20.83%) German Language
3 5 (20.83%) Network Security
3 5 (20.83%) Time Management
3 5 (20.83%) Data Encryption
3 5 (20.83%) SSL
3 5 (20.83%) VPN
3 5 (20.83%) .NET
3 5 (20.83%) DMZ
3 5 (20.83%) Firewall
3 5 (20.83%) IPsec
3 5 (20.83%) Manufacturing
3 5 (20.83%) Advertising
4 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (16.67%) Cisco
4 4 (16.67%) CSS
4 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (16.67%) ERP
4 4 (16.67%) CCNA
4 4 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (16.67%) Power BI
4 4 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (16.67%) X++
4 4 (16.67%) MorphX
5 3 (12.50%) HTML
5 3 (12.50%) JavaScript

Retail
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcestershire 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:

Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (8.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.17%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.17%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) DMZ
1 5 (20.83%) Firewall
1 5 (20.83%) IPsec
1 5 (20.83%) Network Security
1 5 (20.83%) SSL
1 5 (20.83%) VPN
2 2 (8.33%) Cisco ISE
2 2 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (8.33%) Cisco Wireless
2 2 (8.33%) Unified Communications
2 2 (8.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) Power BI
1 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (8.33%) MySQL
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MorphX
General
1 5 (20.83%) Advertising
1 5 (20.83%) French Language
1 5 (20.83%) German Language
1 5 (20.83%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.17%) Automotive
2 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Developer
2 5 (20.83%) Consultant
2 5 (20.83%) Dynamics NAV Consultant
2 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Consultant
2 5 (20.83%) Senior Consultant
2 5 (20.83%) Senior Microsoft Consultant
2 5 (20.83%) Technical Specialist
3 4 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Dynamics AX Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Junior
3 4 (16.67%) Junior Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Programmer
3 4 (16.67%) Support Specialist
3 4 (16.67%) Technical Support
3 4 (16.67%) Technical Support Specialist
4 2 (8.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Cisco Voice Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Junior PHP Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Network Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) .NET
2 4 (16.67%) CSS
3 3 (12.50%) HTML
4 2 (8.33%) CakePHP
4 2 (8.33%) CodeIgniter
4 2 (8.33%) Laravel
4 2 (8.33%) Symfony
5 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
5 1 (4.17%) CSS3
5 1 (4.17%) jQuery
5 1 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) Data Encryption
1 5 (20.83%) Time Management
2 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (16.67%) ERP
3 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.33%) E-Commerce
4 2 (8.33%) MVC
4 2 (8.33%) SDLC
4 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.17%) Front End Development
5 1 (4.17%) Information Security
5 1 (4.17%) Integration Testing
5 1 (4.17%) Manual Testing
5 1 (4.17%) OO
5 1 (4.17%) OOP
5 1 (4.17%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (4.17%) Scrum
5 1 (4.17%) Test Scripting
5 1 (4.17%) Web Design
5 1 (4.17%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.67%) X++
2 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 2 (8.33%) C
3 2 (8.33%) PHP
4 1 (4.17%) C#
4 1 (4.17%) SQL
4 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) Degree
2 4 (16.67%) CCNA
2 4 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (8.33%) CCDA
3 2 (8.33%) CCDP
3 2 (8.33%) CCNP
3 2 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) SLA
2 1 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.17%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.67%) Cisco
3 2 (8.33%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 2 (8.33%) VMware
3 2 (8.33%) Zend