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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank 68 50 36
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -14
Permanent jobs citing Retail 34 83 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.65% 4.50% 5.88%
As % of the General category 5.58% 9.94% 16.46%
Number of salaries quoted 23 50 21
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
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
609 835 571
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 47.43% 45.31% 35.69%
Number of salaries quoted 527 654 409
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,100 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 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
(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
Chester +5 10 £28,000 -44.00% 2
Warrington +11 9 £46,250 +15.62% 2
Macclesfield +18 4 £40,000 -3.03%
Runcorn +10 3 - -
Knutsford +2 2 £37,500 +70.45%
Crewe -12 1 £36,000 -20.00%
Retail
North West

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 42 (40.00%) Finance
2 26 (24.76%) SQL
3 24 (22.86%) Marketing
4 21 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 18 (17.14%) SQL Server
5 18 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (14.29%) Project Management
6 15 (14.29%) HTML
6 15 (14.29%) CSS
7 14 (13.33%) JavaScript
7 14 (13.33%) jQuery
8 13 (12.38%) Manufacturing
9 12 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (11.43%) ITIL
9 12 (11.43%) SAS
9 12 (11.43%) User Acceptance Testing
9 12 (11.43%) Banking
10 11 (10.48%) Analytical Skills
11 10 (9.52%) Data Centre
11 10 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
11 10 (9.52%) HTML5
11 10 (9.52%) CSS3
11 10 (9.52%) Pharmaceutical
12 9 (8.57%) ERP
12 9 (8.57%) IBM
12 9 (8.57%) C#
12 9 (8.57%) Automated Testing
12 9 (8.57%) QA
12 9 (8.57%) User Experience
13 8 (7.62%) Project Planning

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 12 (11.43%) SAS
2 6 (5.71%) MS Exchange
3 4 (3.81%) Node.js
4 3 (2.86%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.90%) CMS
5 2 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (1.90%) WordPress
6 1 (0.95%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 8 (7.62%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.90%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.76%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.86%) Firewall
2 2 (1.90%) DHCP
2 2 (1.90%) DNS
2 2 (1.90%) Internet
2 2 (1.90%) LAN
2 2 (1.90%) SAN
2 2 (1.90%) Wireless
3 1 (0.95%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (17.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (2.86%) MongoDB
3 3 (2.86%) MySQL
3 3 (2.86%) Redis
3 3 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.90%) IBM InfoSphere
4 2 (1.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.95%) Big Data
5 1 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.95%) Informix
5 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (0.95%) OLAP
5 1 (0.95%) OLAP Cube
5 1 (0.95%) QlikView
5 1 (0.95%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (6.67%) JIRA
2 6 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (4.76%) Jasmine
4 4 (3.81%) Git (software)
4 4 (3.81%) Selenium
5 3 (2.86%) Grunt
5 3 (2.86%) WebDriver
6 2 (1.90%) AppScan
6 2 (1.90%) Burp Suite
6 2 (1.90%) Metasploit
6 2 (1.90%) Mocha
7 1 (0.95%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.95%) gulp
7 1 (0.95%) TeamCity
General
1 42 (40.00%) Finance
2 24 (22.86%) Marketing
3 13 (12.38%) Manufacturing
4 12 (11.43%) Banking
5 10 (9.52%) Pharmaceutical
6 7 (6.67%) Games
7 6 (5.71%) Retail Banking
8 5 (4.76%) Telecoms
9 4 (3.81%) Advertising
10 2 (1.90%) Online Betting
11 1 (0.95%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 37 (35.24%) Analyst
2 18 (17.14%) Developer
3 16 (15.24%) Project Manager
4 12 (11.43%) Commercial Analyst
5 10 (9.52%) Tester
6 9 (8.57%) QA Tester
7 8 (7.62%) Systems Analyst
8 7 (6.67%) Support Analyst
9 6 (5.71%) Senior Manager
9 6 (5.71%) Senior Project Manager
10 5 (4.76%) Consultant
10 5 (4.76%) Digital Marketing Consultant
10 5 (4.76%) ERP Analyst
10 5 (4.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 5 (4.76%) IT Support
10 5 (4.76%) Marketing Consultant
10 5 (4.76%) Senior Penetration Tester
10 5 (4.76%) Senior Tester
10 5 (4.76%) Software Developer
10 5 (4.76%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (14.29%) CSS
1 15 (14.29%) HTML
2 14 (13.33%) jQuery
3 10 (9.52%) CSS3
3 10 (9.52%) HTML5
4 8 (7.62%) .NET
4 8 (7.62%) RESTful
5 6 (5.71%) JSON
5 6 (5.71%) Sass
5 6 (5.71%) WPF
6 4 (3.81%) AngularJS
6 4 (3.81%) EDI
6 4 (3.81%) React
6 4 (3.81%) Web Services
7 3 (2.86%) Ajax
7 3 (2.86%) iOS SDK
7 3 (2.86%) JSTL
7 3 (2.86%) Kafka
7 3 (2.86%) REST
7 3 (2.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.48%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (9.52%) Data Centre
3 9 (8.57%) User Experience
4 7 (6.67%) Computer Science
4 7 (6.67%) Social Media
5 6 (5.71%) AS400
6 5 (4.76%) Digital Media
6 5 (4.76%) iSeries
7 4 (3.81%) Driving Licence
7 4 (3.81%) EPoS
7 4 (3.81%) Life Science
7 4 (3.81%) Statistics
8 3 (2.86%) Mathematics
9 2 (1.90%) Fintech
9 2 (1.90%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.95%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.62%) Windows
2 5 (4.76%) Unix
3 3 (2.86%) Android
3 3 (2.86%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.90%) Kali Linux
4 2 (1.90%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.95%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 18 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (14.29%) Project Management
4 12 (11.43%) ITIL
4 12 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (11.43%) User Acceptance Testing
5 10 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
6 9 (8.57%) Automated Testing
6 9 (8.57%) ERP
7 8 (7.62%) Knowledge Management
7 8 (7.62%) PRINCE2
7 8 (7.62%) Project Planning
7 8 (7.62%) Scrum
7 8 (7.62%) TDD
8 7 (6.67%) Analytics
8 7 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (6.67%) OO
9 6 (5.71%) Web Development
10 5 (4.76%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (24.76%) SQL
2 14 (13.33%) JavaScript
3 9 (8.57%) C#
4 8 (7.62%) Java
5 5 (4.76%) RPG
6 4 (3.81%) VBA
7 3 (2.86%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.90%) ES6
8 2 (1.90%) Perl
8 2 (1.90%) PHP
8 2 (1.90%) Python
8 2 (1.90%) Ruby
8 2 (1.90%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.95%) Delphi
9 1 (0.95%) VB
9 1 (0.95%) XPath
Qualifications
1 8 (7.62%) APMP
2 5 (4.76%) Degree
3 4 (3.81%) HND
4 2 (1.90%) CCNA
4 2 (1.90%) CEH
4 2 (1.90%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.90%) HNC
5 1 (0.95%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.57%) QA
2 4 (3.81%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.95%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (5.71%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.90%) BitLocker
3 2 (1.90%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.90%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (8.57%) IBM
2 8 (7.62%) Google
3 6 (5.71%) Microsoft
4 5 (4.76%) Oracle
5 4 (3.81%) Infor
5 4 (3.81%) VMware
6 3 (2.86%) Demandware
7 2 (1.90%) CheckPoint
7 2 (1.90%) Embarcadero
7 2 (1.90%) NetApp
7 2 (1.90%) SAP
7 2 (1.90%) Teradata
7 2 (1.90%) Zend
8 1 (0.95%) Cisco
8 1 (0.95%) Citrix
8 1 (0.95%) Cognizant
8 1 (0.95%) Informatica
8 1 (0.95%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.95%) Juniper
8 1 (0.95%) Sybase
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