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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 30 30 67
Rank change year-on-year
0 +37
Permanent jobs citing Retail 120 104 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 6.62% 6.12% 3.31%
As % of the General category 15.08% 14.59% 8.18%
Number of salaries quoted 60 66 72
Average salary £41,250 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £23,980 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,600 £100,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
General Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
796 713 929
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 43.88% 41.97% 40.51%
Number of salaries quoted 624 556 798
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 £63,500 £64,000 £70,000
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 1 August 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 1 August 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 -2 44 £35,000 -17.64% 4
Chester +7 24 £45,000 +50.00% 2
Crewe -3 15 £46,500 +69.09% 6
Macclesfield +18 10 £40,000 -60.00% 1
Runcorn +3 5 £37,500 +56.38%
Knutsford -1 4 £40,000 -60.00%
Retail
North West

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 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.

1 117 (45.70%) Finance
2 66 (25.78%) Telecoms
3 64 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 62 (24.22%) SQL
5 59 (23.05%) Fujitsu
6 46 (17.97%) Windows
7 44 (17.19%) Microsoft
8 41 (16.02%) .NET
9 40 (15.63%) SQL Server
10 38 (14.84%) C#
10 38 (14.84%) HTML
11 37 (14.45%) Marketing
11 37 (14.45%) Degree
12 36 (14.06%) MS Excel
13 35 (13.67%) E-Commerce
13 35 (13.67%) CSS
13 35 (13.67%) Web Services
14 32 (12.50%) Oracle
15 30 (11.72%) JavaScript
15 30 (11.72%) Data Analysis
16 29 (11.33%) Mobile App
17 28 (10.94%) PRINCE2
17 28 (10.94%) Project Management
18 27 (10.55%) Stakeholder Management
19 25 (9.77%) Change Management
19 25 (9.77%) SAS
19 25 (9.77%) Analytics
20 24 (9.38%) jQuery
20 24 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
21 22 (8.59%) Business Intelligence

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 25 (9.77%) SAS
2 14 (5.47%) nginx
2 14 (5.47%) Apache
3 9 (3.52%) uWSGI
4 7 (2.73%) CMS
5 6 (2.34%) Sitecore CMS
5 6 (2.34%) WordPress
5 6 (2.34%) Drupal
5 6 (2.34%) WebSphere
5 6 (2.34%) Confluence
5 6 (2.34%) concrete5
5 6 (2.34%) Commerce Server
6 5 (1.95%) Oracle Workflow
7 3 (1.17%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 36 (14.06%) MS Excel
2 17 (6.64%) MS Office
3 10 (3.91%) MS Project
4 1 (0.39%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 12 (4.69%) Hyperion Planning
2 8 (3.13%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (2.73%) HFM
3 7 (2.73%) Dynamics NAV
4 6 (2.34%) Oracle EBS R12
5 5 (1.95%) Oracle iProcurement
6 3 (1.17%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.39%) Oracle Payroll
7 1 (0.39%) BASE24
7 1 (0.39%) Oracle iRecruitment
7 1 (0.39%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.17%) SaaS
2 2 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.39%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (0.39%) Route 53
3 1 (0.39%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (0.39%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.39%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 16 (6.25%) Network Security
1 16 (6.25%) SSL
2 13 (5.08%) VPN
3 11 (4.30%) TCP/IP
4 9 (3.52%) Firewall
4 9 (3.52%) Junos
5 7 (2.73%) Intrusion Detection
5 7 (2.73%) HTTP
5 7 (2.73%) HTTPS
6 4 (1.56%) DNS
7 3 (1.17%) ATM
7 3 (1.17%) Broadband
7 3 (1.17%) LAN
7 3 (1.17%) DHCP
7 3 (1.17%) WAN
7 3 (1.17%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (0.78%) Intranet
8 2 (0.78%) TETRA
9 1 (0.39%) SAN
9 1 (0.39%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (15.63%) SQL Server
2 21 (8.20%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (6.25%) MySQL
4 13 (5.08%) Essbase
5 9 (3.52%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (2.73%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (2.73%) Oracle BI EE
8 6 (2.34%) Hyperion Smart View
8 6 (2.34%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (2.34%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (1.95%) Big Data
9 5 (1.95%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 3 (1.17%) Relational Database
10 3 (1.17%) QlikView
10 3 (1.17%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (1.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (0.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.78%) NoSQL
12 1 (0.39%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 18 (7.03%) Visual Studio
2 11 (4.30%) Subversion
3 9 (3.52%) Mercurial
4 7 (2.73%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (2.34%) JIRA
6 5 (1.95%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.39%) LoadRunner
7 1 (0.39%) JUnit
7 1 (0.39%) IntelliJ
7 1 (0.39%) SilkPerformer
7 1 (0.39%) Git (software)
General
1 117 (45.70%) Finance
2 66 (25.78%) Telecoms
3 37 (14.45%) Marketing
4 20 (7.81%) Advertising
4 20 (7.81%) Pharmaceutical
5 15 (5.86%) Banking
6 13 (5.08%) Retail Banking
7 7 (2.73%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.17%) Back Office
9 2 (0.78%) Automotive
9 2 (0.78%) Law
Job Titles
1 62 (24.22%) Developer
2 53 (20.70%) Analyst
3 26 (10.16%) Senior Analyst
4 24 (9.38%) Consultant
5 22 (8.59%) Strategy Analyst
6 21 (8.20%) .NET Developer
7 20 (7.81%) C# Developer
7 20 (7.81%) Software Developer
8 17 (6.64%) Architect
8 17 (6.64%) Project Manager
8 17 (6.64%) C# .NET Developer
9 16 (6.25%) Senior Developer
10 15 (5.86%) Oracle Consultant
11 12 (4.69%) Hyperion Consultant
11 12 (4.69%) Business Analyst
12 11 (4.30%) Support Analyst
12 11 (4.30%) C# Software Developer
12 11 (4.30%) .NET Software Developer
13 9 (3.52%) Network Security Engineer
13 9 (3.52%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (16.02%) .NET
2 38 (14.84%) HTML
3 35 (13.67%) CSS
3 35 (13.67%) Web Services
4 24 (9.38%) jQuery
5 19 (7.42%) ASP.NET
6 17 (6.64%) HTML5
7 15 (5.86%) CSS3
8 13 (5.08%) JSON
9 12 (4.69%) WCF
10 11 (4.30%) WPF
10 11 (4.30%) Spring
11 10 (3.91%) .NET Framework
11 10 (3.91%) Silverlight
12 9 (3.52%) SOAP
12 9 (3.52%) Ajax
12 9 (3.52%) Flask
12 9 (3.52%) SQLAlchemy
13 8 (3.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 7 (2.73%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (11.33%) Mobile App
2 17 (6.64%) Management Information System
3 12 (4.69%) Data Integration
4 9 (3.52%) SecurID
4 9 (3.52%) Social Media
5 6 (2.34%) FMCG
6 5 (1.95%) Mainframe
6 5 (1.95%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.56%) W3C
7 4 (1.56%) EPoS
8 3 (1.17%) New Media
9 2 (0.78%) Mobile Banking
9 2 (0.78%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.39%) Replication
10 1 (0.39%) Open Source
10 1 (0.39%) Online Banking
10 1 (0.39%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.39%) Physics
10 1 (0.39%) Economics
10 1 (0.39%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 46 (17.97%) Windows
2 17 (6.64%) Linux
2 17 (6.64%) Apple iOS
3 13 (5.08%) Android
4 12 (4.69%) Windows 7
5 10 (3.91%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (3.91%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (1.95%) Windows Phone 8
6 5 (1.95%) Windows Phone
7 4 (1.56%) Windows XP
8 3 (1.17%) UNIX
8 3 (1.17%) Windows 8
8 3 (1.17%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.39%) Debian
9 1 (0.39%) Solaris
9 1 (0.39%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.39%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (13.67%) E-Commerce
2 30 (11.72%) Data Analysis
3 28 (10.94%) PRINCE2
3 28 (10.94%) Project Management
4 27 (10.55%) Stakeholder Management
5 25 (9.77%) Change Management
5 25 (9.77%) Analytics
6 24 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (8.59%) Business Intelligence
8 18 (7.03%) SOA
9 17 (6.64%) ITIL
10 15 (5.86%) Web Development
11 14 (5.47%) Time Management
12 13 (5.08%) Software Engineering
13 12 (4.69%) Business Analysis
13 12 (4.69%) Data Management
14 11 (4.30%) Scrum
14 11 (4.30%) Service Management
14 11 (4.30%) MVC
14 11 (4.30%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 62 (24.22%) SQL
2 38 (14.84%) C#
3 30 (11.72%) JavaScript
4 16 (6.25%) Java
5 15 (5.86%) PHP
6 10 (3.91%) Python
7 6 (2.34%) VB.NET
7 6 (2.34%) T-SQL
8 4 (1.56%) PowerShell
8 4 (1.56%) VBScript
8 4 (1.56%) VB
8 4 (1.56%) C
9 2 (0.78%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.39%) VBA
10 1 (0.39%) COBOL
10 1 (0.39%) R
10 1 (0.39%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 64 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 37 (14.45%) Degree
3 22 (8.59%) SC Cleared
4 6 (2.34%) MCP
4 6 (2.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 5 (1.95%) CCA
5 5 (1.95%) Citrix Certification
5 5 (1.95%) PMP
5 5 (1.95%) PMI Certification
5 5 (1.95%) CCEE
5 5 (1.95%) CCIA
5 5 (1.95%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (1.56%) MCDST
6 4 (1.56%) MCSE
6 4 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (1.17%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.78%) AAT
8 2 (0.78%) ACCA
8 2 (0.78%) CISSP
8 2 (0.78%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.34%) Data Quality
1 6 (2.34%) SLA
2 2 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.39%) QA
System Software
1 12 (4.69%) Active Directory
2 9 (3.52%) XenApp
2 9 (3.52%) XenDesktop
3 8 (3.13%) Microsoft App-V
4 7 (2.73%) Snort
5 6 (2.34%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (1.17%) Terminal Services
6 3 (1.17%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.39%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.39%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 7 (2.73%) HP Quality Center
1 7 (2.73%) McAfee ePO
1 7 (2.73%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 7 (2.73%) Nessus
2 6 (2.34%) FortiGate
3 4 (1.56%) Backup Exec
4 2 (0.78%) ServiceCenter
4 2 (0.78%) BladeLogic
4 2 (0.78%) OpenView
5 1 (0.39%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.39%) Puppet
5 1 (0.39%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.39%) SCCM
Vendors
1 59 (23.05%) Fujitsu
2 44 (17.19%) Microsoft
3 32 (12.50%) Oracle
4 17 (6.64%) Hyperion
5 16 (6.25%) Juniper
5 16 (6.25%) CheckPoint
6 14 (5.47%) Citrix
7 12 (4.69%) Symantec
8 9 (3.52%) Cisco
8 9 (3.52%) AppSense
8 9 (3.52%) Rackspace
9 7 (2.73%) Blue Coat
9 7 (2.73%) IBM
9 7 (2.73%) McAfee
9 7 (2.73%) Websense
9 7 (2.73%) Lumension
9 7 (2.73%) Splunk
9 7 (2.73%) LogRhythm
9 7 (2.73%) Becrypt
9 7 (2.73%) IronPort
Warrington, Cheshire
Uniting Ambition
Posted: 10 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Assurant Solutions
Salary: Salary + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Assurant Solutions
Salary: Salary + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 per annum + + £5k bonus +car/cash allowance
Posted: 13 hours ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Crewe
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £14000 - £17000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Conviviality
Salary: £80,000 - £90,000 per year plus benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Conviviality Retail
Salary: £80k - 90k per year + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Warrington
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Warrington
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Crewe
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago