The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 22 14 55
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +41
Permanent jobs citing Retail 8 36 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 4.65% 14.69% 1.48%
As % of the General category 13.33% 33.64% 6.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 6
Average salary £33,250 £39,900 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,850 £39,900 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,650 £39,900 £56,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
Retail
Cheshire

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

General Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
60 107 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 34.88% 43.67% 21.43%
Number of salaries quoted 37 52 68
Average salary £32,500 £39,900 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.54% +6.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,900 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Retail
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Retail Salary Trend in Chester

Retail
Salary Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Retail across the Chester region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Retail Salary Histogram in Chester

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Chester 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 8 (61.54%) E-Commerce
2 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 5 (38.46%) Banking
3 4 (30.77%) UNIX
3 4 (30.77%) Linux
3 4 (30.77%) Apache
3 4 (30.77%) PCI DSS
3 4 (30.77%) nginx
3 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (23.08%) Cyber Security
4 3 (23.08%) General Ledger
4 3 (23.08%) Apache Flex
4 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
4 3 (23.08%) UML
4 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
4 3 (23.08%) Windows
4 3 (23.08%) MS Office
4 3 (23.08%) ITIL
4 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
5 2 (15.38%) Google
6 1 (7.69%) Marketing
6 1 (7.69%) Web Development
6 1 (7.69%) Email Marketing
6 1 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (7.69%) jQuery
6 1 (7.69%) Online Marketing
6 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (7.69%) Process Improvement

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Chester 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 4 (30.77%) Apache
1 4 (30.77%) nginx
2 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Office
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
1 5 (38.46%) Banking
2 3 (23.08%) General Ledger
3 1 (7.69%) Marketing
3 1 (7.69%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Help Desk Analyst
1 3 (23.08%) Change Manager
1 3 (23.08%) Analyst
1 3 (23.08%) Project Manager
1 3 (23.08%) Change Project Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Developer
2 1 (7.69%) Web Developer
2 1 (7.69%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (7.69%) Consultant
2 1 (7.69%) Business Consultant
2 1 (7.69%) Senior Business Consultant
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing Campaign Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Digital Marketing Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing Executive
2 1 (7.69%) Campaign Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Digital Marketing Executive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) Apache Flex
2 1 (7.69%) jQuery
2 1 (7.69%) HTML
2 1 (7.69%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
2 1 (7.69%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Digital Media
2 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) UNIX
1 4 (30.77%) Linux
2 3 (23.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) E-Commerce
2 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) ITIL
2 3 (23.08%) UML
2 3 (23.08%) Cyber Security
3 1 (7.69%) Web Development
3 1 (7.69%) Email Marketing
3 1 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (7.69%) Online Marketing
3 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (7.69%) Process Improvement
3 1 (7.69%) Change Management
3 1 (7.69%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) C#
1 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Google
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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