The 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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 44 25 38
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +13
Permanent jobs citing Retail 90 128 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 5.11% 7.51% 5.45%
As % of the General category 12.06% 17.56% 13.88%
Number of salaries quoted 36 46 49
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,750 £23,980
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £67,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Retail
North West

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

General Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
746 729 713
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 42.39% 42.76% 39.24%
Number of salaries quoted 572 540 547
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +5.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015. 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
Crewe 0 45 £42,500 - 9
Warrington -27 16 £50,000 +25.00% 3
Chester -9 12 £45,000 +11.11% 3
Macclesfield +10 4 £40,000 +6.66%
Knutsford -4 3 £47,500 +10.46%
Runcorn -9 1 - -
Wilmslow - 1 £25,500 - 1
Retail
North West

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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.

1 123 (63.73%) Finance
2 104 (53.89%) Financial Institution
3 103 (53.37%) Risk Management
4 101 (52.33%) Wireless
5 99 (51.30%) Customer Engagement
6 82 (42.49%) Agile Software Development
7 45 (23.32%) JavaScript
8 41 (21.24%) HTML
8 41 (21.24%) .NET
9 40 (20.73%) Java
10 33 (17.10%) C#
10 33 (17.10%) Microsoft
11 30 (15.54%) Degree
12 29 (15.03%) E-Commerce
12 29 (15.03%) CSS
13 28 (14.51%) MS Excel
14 27 (13.99%) jQuery
14 27 (13.99%) SDLC
15 25 (12.95%) HTML5
16 23 (11.92%) Windows
16 23 (11.92%) T-SQL
16 23 (11.92%) Project Management
17 21 (10.88%) MS PowerPoint
18 20 (10.36%) Banking
18 20 (10.36%) PHP
18 20 (10.36%) Mentoring
18 20 (10.36%) User Experience
19 18 (9.33%) Line Management
19 18 (9.33%) Marketing
20 17 (8.81%) MS Office

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 10 (5.18%) SharePoint
2 7 (3.63%) JBoss
3 6 (3.11%) Node.js
4 5 (2.59%) Apache
4 5 (2.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 5 (2.59%) WebSphere
4 5 (2.59%) MS Exchange
4 5 (2.59%) SAS
5 4 (2.07%) IIS
6 2 (1.04%) Apache Solr
6 2 (1.04%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.52%) nginx
Applications
1 28 (14.51%) MS Excel
2 21 (10.88%) MS PowerPoint
3 17 (8.81%) MS Office
4 4 (2.07%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.04%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (3.63%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.11%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.52%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 101 (52.33%) Wireless
2 11 (5.70%) DNS
3 10 (5.18%) HTTP
4 9 (4.66%) VPN
5 7 (3.63%) DHCP
6 6 (3.11%) SSL
7 5 (2.59%) VLAN
8 4 (2.07%) Network Security
8 4 (2.07%) Firewall
8 4 (2.07%) TCP/IP
9 2 (1.04%) LAN
9 2 (1.04%) SAN
10 1 (0.52%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (7.77%) SQL Server
2 11 (5.70%) MySQL
3 4 (2.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (1.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.52%) DB2
Development Applications
1 8 (4.15%) Subversion
1 8 (4.15%) Git (software)
2 6 (3.11%) Axure RP
2 6 (3.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 4 (2.07%) JIRA
4 2 (1.04%) Metasploit
4 2 (1.04%) AppScan
General
1 123 (63.73%) Finance
2 104 (53.89%) Financial Institution
3 20 (10.36%) Banking
4 18 (9.33%) Marketing
5 10 (5.18%) Retail Banking
6 3 (1.55%) General Ledger
6 3 (1.55%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.04%) Games
7 2 (1.04%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.52%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.52%) Automotive
8 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.52%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 73 (37.82%) Developer
2 44 (22.80%) Analyst
3 22 (11.40%) .NET Developer
4 12 (6.22%) Test Analyst
4 12 (6.22%) Project Manager
4 12 (6.22%) Business Analyst
5 10 (5.18%) Architect
5 10 (5.18%) PHP Developer
6 9 (4.66%) Java Developer
6 9 (4.66%) Front-End Developer
7 8 (4.15%) Change Manager
7 8 (4.15%) Solutions Architect
8 7 (3.63%) Coordinator
8 7 (3.63%) Team Leader
8 7 (3.63%) Project Coordinator
8 7 (3.63%) IT Architect
9 6 (3.11%) Web Analyst
9 6 (3.11%) UX Developer
9 6 (3.11%) Change Project Manager
10 5 (2.59%) Payments Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (21.24%) HTML
1 41 (21.24%) .NET
2 29 (15.03%) CSS
3 27 (13.99%) jQuery
4 25 (12.95%) HTML5
5 17 (8.81%) Web Services
6 15 (7.77%) ASP.NET
7 13 (6.74%) XML
7 13 (6.74%) WCF
8 11 (5.70%) CSS3
9 10 (5.18%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (5.18%) .NET Framework
10 7 (3.63%) JSON
10 7 (3.63%) Middleware
11 6 (3.11%) LAMP
11 6 (3.11%) KnockoutJS
11 6 (3.11%) AngularJS
11 6 (3.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 5 (2.59%) Underscore.js
12 5 (2.59%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 20 (10.36%) User Experience
2 17 (8.81%) Mobile App
3 15 (7.77%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.11%) Tandem
4 6 (3.11%) Smartphone
4 6 (3.11%) Graphic Design
5 5 (2.59%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (2.07%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.07%) N-Tier
7 3 (1.55%) Statistics
7 3 (1.55%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.04%) iPhone
8 2 (1.04%) iPad
9 1 (0.52%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.52%) New Media
9 1 (0.52%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.52%) Life Science
9 1 (0.52%) EPoS
9 1 (0.52%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 23 (11.92%) Windows
2 11 (5.70%) Windows 7
3 9 (4.66%) Windows XP
3 9 (4.66%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (4.66%) Windows 2000 Server
4 5 (2.59%) Linux
5 2 (1.04%) Mac OS X
5 2 (1.04%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.04%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.52%) Windows CE
6 1 (0.52%) UNIX
6 1 (0.52%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (53.37%) Risk Management
2 99 (51.30%) Customer Engagement
3 82 (42.49%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (15.03%) E-Commerce
5 27 (13.99%) SDLC
6 23 (11.92%) Project Management
7 20 (10.36%) Mentoring
8 18 (9.33%) Line Management
9 17 (8.81%) ITIL
9 17 (8.81%) Stakeholder Management
10 15 (7.77%) MVC
11 14 (7.25%) TDD
11 14 (7.25%) Responsive Web Design
12 13 (6.74%) Waterfall
12 13 (6.74%) Software Testing
13 12 (6.22%) PRINCE2
13 12 (6.22%) Change Management
13 12 (6.22%) Web Application Development
14 11 (5.70%) BDD
14 11 (5.70%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 45 (23.32%) JavaScript
2 40 (20.73%) Java
3 33 (17.10%) C#
4 23 (11.92%) T-SQL
5 20 (10.36%) PHP
6 16 (8.29%) SQL
7 12 (6.22%) VB
8 9 (4.66%) PowerShell
9 4 (2.07%) VB.NET
9 4 (2.07%) C++
10 3 (1.55%) Python
11 2 (1.04%) Objective-C
11 2 (1.04%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.04%) Apple Swift
11 2 (1.04%) C
11 2 (1.04%) Perl
Qualifications
1 30 (15.54%) Degree
2 13 (6.74%) ISEB
3 3 (1.55%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.04%) IIBA
5 1 (0.52%) APMP
5 1 (0.52%) PMP
5 1 (0.52%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.22%) SLA
2 8 (4.15%) QA
3 1 (0.52%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (6.22%) Active Directory
2 9 (4.66%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 33 (17.10%) Microsoft
2 8 (4.15%) Google
3 7 (3.63%) Cisco
4 5 (2.59%) Symantec
5 3 (1.55%) IBM
6 2 (1.04%) Oracle
6 2 (1.04%) Sybase
6 2 (1.04%) Apple
6 2 (1.04%) VMware
6 2 (1.04%) GFI Software
7 1 (0.52%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.52%) Adobe
7 1 (0.52%) SAP
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Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + OTE 40k
Posted: 11 hours ago
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Salary: £20000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: Competitve
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + car allowance + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: Competitive
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Salary: Competitive
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Assurant Solutions
Salary: Competitive
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Salary: Competitive
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Salary: Competitive
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Salary: Competitive
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + pension, life
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