The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire 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 Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 29 30 70
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +40
Permanent jobs citing Retail 120 108 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 6.74% 6.24% 3.03%
As % of the General category 15.56% 14.77% 7.49%
Number of salaries quoted 55 65 66
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £23,980 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £100,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,843 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.64% -2.57%
General Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
771 731 934
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 43.31% 42.25% 40.40%
Number of salaries quoted 597 571 806
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £64,100 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Retail
North West

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Retail
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Retail Salary Trend in Cheshire

Retail
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Retail across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Retail Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Retail
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington -4 45 £35,000 -31.70% 3
Chester +6 25 £43,750 +45.83% 1
Crewe -4 15 £32,500 +18.18% 2
Macclesfield +17 10 £40,000 -60.00% 1
Runcorn +5 5 £37,500 +56.38% 1
Knutsford +2 3 £41,500 -58.50% 1
Retail
North West

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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.

1 122 (48.03%) Finance
2 69 (27.17%) Telecoms
3 67 (26.38%) Security Cleared
4 62 (24.41%) Fujitsu
4 62 (24.41%) SQL
5 44 (17.32%) Microsoft
5 44 (17.32%) Windows
6 40 (15.75%) .NET
7 38 (14.96%) Marketing
8 37 (14.57%) Degree
8 37 (14.57%) C#
8 37 (14.57%) HTML
8 37 (14.57%) SQL Server
9 36 (14.17%) MS Excel
10 34 (13.39%) E-Commerce
10 34 (13.39%) CSS
10 34 (13.39%) Web Services
10 34 (13.39%) Oracle
11 32 (12.60%) Data Analysis
12 29 (11.42%) JavaScript
13 28 (11.02%) PRINCE2
13 28 (11.02%) Mobile App
14 27 (10.63%) Analytics
14 27 (10.63%) SAS
15 26 (10.24%) Project Management
15 26 (10.24%) Stakeholder Management
16 24 (9.45%) SC Cleared
17 23 (9.06%) jQuery
17 23 (9.06%) Business Intelligence
17 23 (9.06%) Change Management

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 27 (10.63%) SAS
2 14 (5.51%) Apache
2 14 (5.51%) nginx
3 9 (3.54%) uWSGI
4 7 (2.76%) CMS
5 6 (2.36%) Commerce Server
5 6 (2.36%) Confluence
5 6 (2.36%) concrete5
5 6 (2.36%) WebSphere
5 6 (2.36%) Drupal
5 6 (2.36%) WordPress
5 6 (2.36%) Sitecore CMS
6 5 (1.97%) Oracle Workflow
7 3 (1.18%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.79%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.39%) WebLogic
Applications
1 36 (14.17%) MS Excel
2 18 (7.09%) MS Office
3 9 (3.54%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 12 (4.72%) Hyperion Planning
2 11 (4.33%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (3.15%) HFM
4 7 (2.76%) Oracle EBS R12
4 7 (2.76%) Dynamics NAV
5 5 (1.97%) Oracle iProcurement
6 3 (1.18%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.39%) Magento
7 1 (0.39%) Oracle iRecruitment
7 1 (0.39%) Oracle Payroll
7 1 (0.39%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.18%) SaaS
2 2 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.39%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.39%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.39%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (0.39%) Route 53
3 1 (0.39%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 16 (6.30%) SSL
1 16 (6.30%) Network Security
2 13 (5.12%) VPN
3 11 (4.33%) TCP/IP
4 9 (3.54%) Firewall
4 9 (3.54%) Junos
5 7 (2.76%) HTTPS
5 7 (2.76%) Intrusion Detection
5 7 (2.76%) HTTP
6 4 (1.57%) DNS
7 3 (1.18%) WAN
7 3 (1.18%) DHCP
7 3 (1.18%) ATM
7 3 (1.18%) Broadband
7 3 (1.18%) LAN
7 3 (1.18%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (0.79%) Intranet
9 1 (0.39%) Internet
9 1 (0.39%) Reverse Proxy
9 1 (0.39%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (14.57%) SQL Server
2 21 (8.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (6.30%) MySQL
4 15 (5.91%) Essbase
5 9 (3.54%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (3.54%) Oracle BI EE
6 8 (3.15%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (2.36%) Oracle Reports
7 6 (2.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (2.36%) Hyperion Smart View
8 5 (1.97%) Big Data
8 5 (1.97%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (1.97%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 3 (1.18%) Relational Database
9 3 (1.18%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (1.18%) QlikView
10 2 (0.79%) Oracle ODI
10 2 (0.79%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.39%) Amazon Redshift
11 1 (0.39%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 17 (6.69%) Visual Studio
2 11 (4.33%) Subversion
3 9 (3.54%) Mercurial
4 7 (2.76%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (2.36%) JIRA
6 5 (1.97%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.39%) IntelliJ
7 1 (0.39%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.39%) JUnit
General
1 122 (48.03%) Finance
2 69 (27.17%) Telecoms
3 38 (14.96%) Marketing
4 20 (7.87%) Advertising
4 20 (7.87%) Pharmaceutical
5 13 (5.12%) Banking
6 11 (4.33%) Retail Banking
7 7 (2.76%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.18%) Back Office
9 2 (0.79%) Automotive
9 2 (0.79%) Law
Job Titles
1 60 (23.62%) Developer
2 53 (20.87%) Analyst
3 26 (10.24%) Senior Analyst
4 25 (9.84%) Consultant
5 24 (9.45%) Strategy Analyst
6 20 (7.87%) Software Developer
6 20 (7.87%) .NET Developer
7 19 (7.48%) C# Developer
8 17 (6.69%) Architect
8 17 (6.69%) Project Manager
9 16 (6.30%) Senior Developer
9 16 (6.30%) Oracle Consultant
9 16 (6.30%) C# .NET Developer
10 12 (4.72%) Hyperion Consultant
11 11 (4.33%) C# Software Developer
11 11 (4.33%) .NET Software Developer
11 11 (4.33%) Support Analyst
11 11 (4.33%) Business Analyst
12 9 (3.54%) Network Security Engineer
12 9 (3.54%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (15.75%) .NET
2 37 (14.57%) HTML
3 34 (13.39%) CSS
3 34 (13.39%) Web Services
4 23 (9.06%) jQuery
5 18 (7.09%) ASP.NET
6 17 (6.69%) HTML5
7 15 (5.91%) CSS3
8 13 (5.12%) JSON
9 12 (4.72%) WCF
10 11 (4.33%) WPF
10 11 (4.33%) Spring
11 10 (3.94%) .NET Framework
11 10 (3.94%) Silverlight
12 9 (3.54%) SQLAlchemy
12 9 (3.54%) Ajax
12 9 (3.54%) SOAP
12 9 (3.54%) Flask
13 8 (3.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 7 (2.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (11.02%) Mobile App
2 18 (7.09%) Management Information System
3 12 (4.72%) Data Integration
4 9 (3.54%) SecurID
4 9 (3.54%) Social Media
5 6 (2.36%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (2.36%) FMCG
6 5 (1.97%) Mainframe
7 4 (1.57%) EPoS
7 4 (1.57%) W3C
8 3 (1.18%) New Media
9 2 (0.79%) Mobile Banking
9 2 (0.79%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.39%) Online Banking
10 1 (0.39%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 44 (17.32%) Windows
2 17 (6.69%) Linux
3 16 (6.30%) Apple iOS
4 12 (4.72%) Android
5 11 (4.33%) Windows 7
6 9 (3.54%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (3.54%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (1.57%) Windows Phone 8
7 4 (1.57%) Windows Phone
8 3 (1.18%) Windows 8
8 3 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (1.18%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.79%) UNIX
10 1 (0.39%) Solaris
10 1 (0.39%) Debian
10 1 (0.39%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.39%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (13.39%) E-Commerce
2 32 (12.60%) Data Analysis
3 28 (11.02%) PRINCE2
4 27 (10.63%) Analytics
5 26 (10.24%) Project Management
5 26 (10.24%) Stakeholder Management
6 23 (9.06%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (9.06%) Change Management
6 23 (9.06%) Business Intelligence
7 19 (7.48%) SOA
8 17 (6.69%) ITIL
9 15 (5.91%) Web Development
10 14 (5.51%) Time Management
11 13 (5.12%) Software Engineering
12 12 (4.72%) Data Management
12 12 (4.72%) Business Development
12 12 (4.72%) Performance Management
13 11 (4.33%) Service Management
13 11 (4.33%) MVC
13 11 (4.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 62 (24.41%) SQL
2 37 (14.57%) C#
3 29 (11.42%) JavaScript
4 16 (6.30%) Java
5 15 (5.91%) PHP
6 9 (3.54%) Python
7 6 (2.36%) VB.NET
8 4 (1.57%) PowerShell
8 4 (1.57%) C
8 4 (1.57%) T-SQL
8 4 (1.57%) VBScript
8 4 (1.57%) VB
9 2 (0.79%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.39%) PHP5
10 1 (0.39%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.39%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 67 (26.38%) Security Cleared
2 37 (14.57%) Degree
3 24 (9.45%) SC Cleared
4 6 (2.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 6 (2.36%) MCP
4 6 (2.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 5 (1.97%) CCA
5 5 (1.97%) Citrix Certification
5 5 (1.97%) CCEE
5 5 (1.97%) CCIA
6 4 (1.57%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (1.57%) MCDST
6 4 (1.57%) MCSE
7 3 (1.18%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (1.18%) PMP
7 3 (1.18%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.79%) ACCA
8 2 (0.79%) CIMA
8 2 (0.79%) CISSP
8 2 (0.79%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.36%) SLA
1 6 (2.36%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.39%) QA
System Software
1 12 (4.72%) Active Directory
2 9 (3.54%) XenApp
2 9 (3.54%) XenDesktop
3 8 (3.15%) Microsoft App-V
4 7 (2.76%) Snort
5 5 (1.97%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (1.18%) Terminal Services
6 3 (1.18%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.39%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 7 (2.76%) Nessus
1 7 (2.76%) McAfee ePO
1 7 (2.76%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 6 (2.36%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (2.36%) FortiGate
3 4 (1.57%) Backup Exec
4 2 (0.79%) OpenView
4 2 (0.79%) BladeLogic
4 2 (0.79%) ServiceCenter
5 1 (0.39%) SCCM
5 1 (0.39%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.39%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.39%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.39%) Puppet
Vendors
1 62 (24.41%) Fujitsu
2 44 (17.32%) Microsoft
3 34 (13.39%) Oracle
4 20 (7.87%) Hyperion
5 16 (6.30%) CheckPoint
5 16 (6.30%) Juniper
6 14 (5.51%) Citrix
7 12 (4.72%) Symantec
8 9 (3.54%) Cisco
8 9 (3.54%) AppSense
8 9 (3.54%) Rackspace
9 7 (2.76%) Becrypt
9 7 (2.76%) LogRhythm
9 7 (2.76%) Lumension
9 7 (2.76%) Qualys
9 7 (2.76%) Splunk
9 7 (2.76%) Blue Coat
9 7 (2.76%) IronPort
9 7 (2.76%) IBM
9 7 (2.76%) McAfee
Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cheshire
Conviviality
Salary: £80,000 - £90,000 per year plus benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Conviviality Retail
Salary: £80k - 90k per year + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £450.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Runcorn, Cheshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Posted: 3 days ago
Macclesfield
Churchill Frank
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus and Training
Posted: 24 days ago