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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank 57 33 25
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -8
Permanent jobs citing Retail 41 112 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.52% 6.61% 7.68%
As % of the General category 7.17% 14.45% 18.72%
Number of salaries quoted 33 31 46
Median salary £36,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £32,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £80,000 £61,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,250 £45,875 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-1.36% +4.26%
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
572 775 737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 49.10% 45.72% 40.99%
Number of salaries quoted 459 526 493
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,700 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.65%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing Retail as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 4 May 2016.

Retail Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Retail
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester +9 20 £32,000 +93.93% 1
Warrington +12 6 £52,500 +31.25%
Crewe -11 6 £36,000 -40.00% 2
Knutsford +6 3 - -
Wilmslow -3 1 £50,000 +45.98% 1
Retail
North West

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT jobs citing Retail also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Retail.

1 34 (41.98%) Finance
2 28 (34.57%) ITIL
3 23 (28.40%) SQL
4 20 (24.69%) Project Management
5 19 (23.46%) PRINCE2
5 19 (23.46%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (20.99%) Windows
6 17 (20.99%) SAS
7 16 (19.75%) Marketing
8 15 (18.52%) E-Commerce
8 15 (18.52%) JavaScript
8 15 (18.52%) HTML
8 15 (18.52%) CSS
9 13 (16.05%) Scrum
9 13 (16.05%) Degree
9 13 (16.05%) JIRA
10 12 (14.81%) Analytics
10 12 (14.81%) Data Centre
11 11 (13.58%) IBM
11 11 (13.58%) Manufacturing
11 11 (13.58%) Google
11 11 (13.58%) Front End Development
11 11 (13.58%) JSON
11 11 (13.58%) Git (software)
12 10 (12.35%) APMP
12 10 (12.35%) WCF
12 10 (12.35%) Knowledge Management
12 10 (12.35%) Project Planning
12 10 (12.35%) CMS
12 10 (12.35%) T-SQL

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 17 (20.99%) SAS
2 10 (12.35%) CMS
3 9 (11.11%) WebSphere
4 4 (4.94%) MS Exchange
4 4 (4.94%) Node.js
5 2 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.23%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (3.70%) MS Excel
1 3 (3.70%) MS Visio
1 3 (3.70%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 9 (11.11%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (11.11%) Adobe Analytics
2 2 (2.47%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.11%) FTP
2 4 (4.94%) Firewall
2 4 (4.94%) SAN
3 2 (2.47%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (2.47%) DHCP
3 2 (2.47%) DNS
3 2 (2.47%) VoIP
4 1 (1.23%) LAN
4 1 (1.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.41%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.23%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.23%) Redis
2 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (16.05%) JIRA
2 11 (13.58%) Git (software)
3 9 (11.11%) Subversion
3 9 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (3.70%) Axure RP
5 1 (1.23%) AppScan
5 1 (1.23%) Burp Suite
5 1 (1.23%) Jasmine
5 1 (1.23%) Metasploit
5 1 (1.23%) Mocha
5 1 (1.23%) TeamCity
General
1 34 (41.98%) Finance
2 16 (19.75%) Marketing
3 11 (13.58%) Manufacturing
4 7 (8.64%) Local Government
5 4 (4.94%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (3.70%) Electronics
7 1 (1.23%) Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (33.33%) Analyst
2 12 (14.81%) Project Manager
3 10 (12.35%) Commercial Analyst
3 10 (12.35%) Senior Manager
3 10 (12.35%) Senior Project Manager
4 8 (9.88%) Senior Analyst
5 7 (8.64%) Graduate
5 7 (8.64%) IT Support
6 6 (7.41%) Incident Manager
7 5 (6.17%) Developer
7 5 (6.17%) IT Manager
7 5 (6.17%) IT Support Manager
7 5 (6.17%) Support Manager
8 4 (4.94%) Senior Software Tester
8 4 (4.94%) Senior Tester
8 4 (4.94%) Software Tester
8 4 (4.94%) Team Leader
8 4 (4.94%) Tester
9 3 (3.70%) Designer
9 3 (3.70%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (18.52%) CSS
1 15 (18.52%) HTML
2 11 (13.58%) JSON
3 10 (12.35%) WCF
4 9 (11.11%) XML
5 6 (7.41%) jQuery
6 5 (6.17%) RESTful
7 4 (4.94%) .NET
7 4 (4.94%) AngularJS
7 4 (4.94%) CSS3
7 4 (4.94%) HTML5
8 3 (3.70%) React
9 2 (2.47%) Web Services
10 1 (1.23%) ASP.NET
10 1 (1.23%) Entity Framework
10 1 (1.23%) iOS SDK
10 1 (1.23%) Kafka
10 1 (1.23%) PhoneGap
10 1 (1.23%) Sass
10 1 (1.23%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.81%) Data Centre
2 7 (8.64%) User Experience
3 4 (4.94%) Driving Licence
3 4 (4.94%) Statistics
4 3 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.47%) AS400
5 2 (2.47%) Digital Media
5 2 (2.47%) iSeries
5 2 (2.47%) Social Media
6 1 (1.23%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.23%) Life Science
6 1 (1.23%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 17 (20.99%) Windows
2 5 (6.17%) Mac OS X
3 4 (4.94%) Android
3 4 (4.94%) Apple iOS
3 4 (4.94%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.47%) Linux
4 2 (2.47%) Unix
4 2 (2.47%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.47%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.23%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (34.57%) ITIL
2 20 (24.69%) Project Management
3 19 (23.46%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (23.46%) PRINCE2
4 15 (18.52%) E-Commerce
5 13 (16.05%) Scrum
6 12 (14.81%) Analytics
7 11 (13.58%) Front End Development
8 10 (12.35%) Knowledge Management
8 10 (12.35%) Project Planning
9 9 (11.11%) Data Management
9 9 (11.11%) Error Analysis
10 7 (8.64%) Business Analysis
10 7 (8.64%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (8.64%) Incident Management
10 7 (8.64%) Portfolio Management
10 7 (8.64%) TDD
11 6 (7.41%) Automated Testing
12 5 (6.17%) User Acceptance Testing
12 5 (6.17%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 23 (28.40%) SQL
2 15 (18.52%) JavaScript
3 10 (12.35%) T-SQL
4 9 (11.11%) PL/SQL
5 2 (2.47%) C#
5 2 (2.47%) ES6
6 1 (1.23%) Delphi
6 1 (1.23%) Java
6 1 (1.23%) Perl
6 1 (1.23%) Python
6 1 (1.23%) Ruby
6 1 (1.23%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 13 (16.05%) Degree
2 10 (12.35%) APMP
3 7 (8.64%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.47%) CCNA
4 2 (2.47%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.47%) HNC
4 2 (2.47%) HND
5 1 (1.23%) CISA
5 1 (1.23%) CISM
5 1 (1.23%) CISSP
5 1 (1.23%) GSNA
5 1 (1.23%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.64%) SLA
2 3 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (3.70%) PCI DSS
2 3 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 6 (7.41%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.47%) BitLocker
3 2 (2.47%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.47%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 9 (11.11%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 11 (13.58%) Google
1 11 (13.58%) IBM
2 9 (11.11%) Adobe
2 9 (11.11%) ATG
2 9 (11.11%) HP
2 9 (11.11%) hybris
3 4 (4.94%) CheckPoint
3 4 (4.94%) VMware
4 3 (3.70%) Cognizant
5 2 (2.47%) Apple
5 2 (2.47%) Cisco
5 2 (2.47%) GFI Software
5 2 (2.47%) Juniper
5 2 (2.47%) LANDesk
5 2 (2.47%) NetApp
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