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 25 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 28 32 35
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +3
Permanent jobs citing Retail 9 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 5.88% 3.59% 0.63%
As % of the General category 37.50% 17.65% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 1
Average salary £32,500 £32,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.56% -14.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,843 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.64% -2.57%
General Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
24 34 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 15.69% 20.36% 19.62%
Number of salaries quoted 22 30 31
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £19,900 £18,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £45,000 £38,000
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 25 July 2014.

Retail Salary Histogram in Bolton

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 25 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 (56.25%) SQL
2 8 (50.00%) MVC
3 7 (43.75%) .NET
3 7 (43.75%) C#
3 7 (43.75%) Java
3 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET
3 7 (43.75%) TDD
4 5 (31.25%) RESTful
5 4 (25.00%) Mercurial
5 4 (25.00%) SpecFlow
5 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (25.00%) Moq
5 4 (25.00%) BDD
5 4 (25.00%) TeamCity
5 4 (25.00%) Octopus Deploy
5 4 (25.00%) NUnit
5 4 (25.00%) Logistics
5 4 (25.00%) ReSharper
5 4 (25.00%) WCF
5 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (25.00%) Tomcat
5 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (25.00%) E-Commerce
5 4 (25.00%) OOD
5 4 (25.00%) HTTP
6 3 (18.75%) Wireless
6 3 (18.75%) Windows CE
6 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
6 3 (18.75%) Windows
6 3 (18.75%) OO

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 25 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 (25.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) HTTP
2 3 (18.75%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) NUnit
1 4 (25.00%) ReSharper
1 4 (25.00%) TeamCity
1 4 (25.00%) Mercurial
1 4 (25.00%) Moq
1 4 (25.00%) SpecFlow
1 4 (25.00%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
1 1 (6.25%) Games
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Developer
2 7 (43.75%) Web Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Software Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Senior Web Developer
4 3 (18.75%) C# Developer
4 3 (18.75%) C# Web Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Mobile Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Junior
5 2 (12.50%) Java Web Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Java Web Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Junior Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Junior Java Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (6.25%) RPG Developer
6 1 (6.25%) IT Development Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Project Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) .NET
1 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET
2 5 (31.25%) RESTful
3 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (25.00%) WCF
4 3 (18.75%) WinForms
4 3 (18.75%) COM+
4 3 (18.75%) Web Services
4 3 (18.75%) Dojo
5 2 (12.50%) jQuery
6 1 (6.25%) NHibernate
6 1 (6.25%) JSON
6 1 (6.25%) XML
6 1 (6.25%) EDI
6 1 (6.25%) Castle Windsor
6 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) FMCG
1 1 (6.25%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
1 3 (18.75%) Windows CE
1 3 (18.75%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) MVC
2 7 (43.75%) TDD
3 4 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 4 (25.00%) OOD
3 4 (25.00%) Logistics
3 4 (25.00%) BDD
4 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (18.75%) OO
4 3 (18.75%) Pair Programming
5 2 (12.50%) SEO
5 2 (12.50%) Web Development
5 2 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
6 1 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (6.25%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) SQL
2 7 (43.75%) C#
2 7 (43.75%) Java
3 2 (12.50%) Objective-C
4 1 (6.25%) RPG/400
4 1 (6.25%) RPG IV
4 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.25%) RPG
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) SAP
Bolton, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £49000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago