The 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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 30 33 24
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -9
Permanent jobs citing Retail 7 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 4.49% 3.23% 4.26%
As % of the General category 31.82% 18.75% 18.75%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 6
Average salary £28,000 £32,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.17% -14.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,100 £27,750 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £36,750 £43,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
Retail
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bolton region.

General Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
22 32 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 14.10% 17.20% 22.70%
Number of salaries quoted 19 29 32
Average salary £32,500 £30,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.43% -13.57%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 20 August 2014.

Retail Salary Histogram in Bolton

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 20 August 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%) .NET
3 7 (41.18%) C#
3 7 (41.18%) Java
3 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET
3 7 (41.18%) TDD
4 5 (29.41%) RESTful
5 4 (23.53%) Mercurial
5 4 (23.53%) TeamCity
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%) Logistics
5 4 (23.53%) ReSharper
5 4 (23.53%) WCF
5 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (23.53%) NUnit
5 4 (23.53%) Tomcat
5 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
5 4 (23.53%) E-Commerce
5 4 (23.53%) OOD
5 4 (23.53%) HTTP
6 3 (17.65%) Windows CE
6 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
6 3 (17.65%) Windows
6 3 (17.65%) OO
6 3 (17.65%) COM+

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) NUnit
1 4 (23.53%) ReSharper
1 4 (23.53%) TeamCity
1 4 (23.53%) Mercurial
1 4 (23.53%) Moq
1 4 (23.53%) SpecFlow
1 4 (23.53%) Octopus Deploy
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# Developer
4 3 (17.65%) C# Web Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Mobile Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Junior
5 2 (11.76%) Java Web Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Java Web Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Junior Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Junior Java Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (5.88%) RPG Developer
6 1 (5.88%) IT Development Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Project Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Analyst
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%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (23.53%) WCF
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%) NHibernate
6 1 (5.88%) JSON
6 1 (5.88%) XML
6 1 (5.88%) EDI
6 1 (5.88%) Castle Windsor
6 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
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
1 3 (17.65%) Windows CE
1 3 (17.65%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) MVC
2 7 (41.18%) TDD
3 4 (23.53%) E-Commerce
3 4 (23.53%) OOD
3 4 (23.53%) Logistics
3 4 (23.53%) BDD
4 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (17.65%) OO
4 3 (17.65%) Pair Programming
5 2 (11.76%) SEO
5 2 (11.76%) Web Development
5 2 (11.76%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (11.76%) Business Analysis
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%) RPG/400
4 1 (5.88%) RPG IV
4 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.88%) RPG
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) SAP
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Posted: 6 days ago
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