The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Bolton region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 26 30 33
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +3
Permanent jobs citing Retail 10 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 6.33% 4.17% 1.91%
As % of the General category 40.00% 20.59% 9.68%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 3
Average salary £30,250 £32,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.20% -14.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.12% -1.11%
General Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
25 34 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 15.82% 20.24% 19.75%
Number of salaries quoted 23 30 31
Average salary £31,250 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £18,800 £18,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £45,000 £37,400
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Retail
Manchester

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Retail across the Bolton region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

Retail
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

Retail Salary Trend in Bolton

Retail
Salary Histogram in Bolton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Retail across the Bolton region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Retail Salary Histogram in Bolton

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bolton region citing Retail also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Retail.

1 9 (52.94%) SQL
2 8 (47.06%) MVC
3 7 (41.18%) TDD
3 7 (41.18%) .NET
3 7 (41.18%) C#
3 7 (41.18%) Java
3 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET
4 5 (29.41%) RESTful
5 4 (23.53%) Mercurial
5 4 (23.53%) TeamCity
5 4 (23.53%) WCF
5 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (23.53%) Moq
5 4 (23.53%) BDD
5 4 (23.53%) SpecFlow
5 4 (23.53%) Octopus Deploy
5 4 (23.53%) E-Commerce
5 4 (23.53%) OOD
5 4 (23.53%) HTTP
5 4 (23.53%) Tomcat
5 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
5 4 (23.53%) NUnit
5 4 (23.53%) Logistics
5 4 (23.53%) ReSharper
6 3 (17.65%) Windows Mobile
6 3 (17.65%) WinForms
6 3 (17.65%) Pair Programming
6 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (17.65%) MS Excel

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bolton region citing Retail also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Retail. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (23.53%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) HTTP
2 3 (17.65%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Mercurial
1 4 (23.53%) TeamCity
1 4 (23.53%) Moq
1 4 (23.53%) SpecFlow
1 4 (23.53%) Octopus Deploy
1 4 (23.53%) NUnit
1 4 (23.53%) ReSharper
General
1 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
1 1 (5.88%) Games
Job Titles
1 14 (82.35%) Developer
2 7 (41.18%) Web Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Senior Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Software Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Senior Web Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Java Developer
4 3 (17.65%) C# Web Developer
4 3 (17.65%) C# Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Mobile Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Junior
5 2 (11.76%) Junior Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Junior Java Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Java Web Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Java Web Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
6 1 (5.88%) RPG Developer
6 1 (5.88%) IT Development Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) .NET
1 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET
2 5 (29.41%) RESTful
3 4 (23.53%) WCF
3 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (17.65%) WinForms
4 3 (17.65%) COM+
4 3 (17.65%) Web Services
4 3 (17.65%) Dojo
5 2 (11.76%) jQuery
6 1 (5.88%) JSON
6 1 (5.88%) NHibernate
6 1 (5.88%) EDI
6 1 (5.88%) XML
6 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (5.88%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
1 1 (5.88%) FMCG
1 1 (5.88%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Windows Mobile
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
1 3 (17.65%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) MVC
2 7 (41.18%) TDD
3 4 (23.53%) BDD
3 4 (23.53%) E-Commerce
3 4 (23.53%) OOD
3 4 (23.53%) Logistics
4 3 (17.65%) Pair Programming
4 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (17.65%) OO
5 2 (11.76%) SEO
5 2 (11.76%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (11.76%) Business Analysis
5 2 (11.76%) Web Development
6 1 (5.88%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (5.88%) Data Analysis
6 1 (5.88%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) SQL
2 7 (41.18%) C#
2 7 (41.18%) Java
3 2 (11.76%) Objective-C
4 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.88%) RPG
4 1 (5.88%) RPG/400
4 1 (5.88%) RPG IV
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) SAP
Bolton, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £49000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £17000.00 - £19000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago