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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank 10 29 27
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -2
Permanent jobs citing Retail 32 4 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 15.84% 2.26% 6.54%
As % of the General category 41.03% 6.15% 14.17%
Number of salaries quoted 31 2 2
Median salary £37,500 £30,750 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.95% -24.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £19,350 £38,900
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,150 £42,100
UK excluding London median salary £46,625 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.84% +5.55%
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
78 65 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 38.61% 36.72% 46.15%
Number of salaries quoted 68 46 69
Median salary £32,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.65%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Retail Salary Histogram in Chester

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 27 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 Chester region with a requirement for Retail.

1 22 (57.89%) SQL
2 21 (55.26%) ITIL
3 19 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (47.37%) CSS
4 18 (47.37%) HTML
4 18 (47.37%) WCF
5 17 (44.74%) JSON
5 17 (44.74%) Git (software)
5 17 (44.74%) T-SQL
5 17 (44.74%) E-Commerce
5 17 (44.74%) Scrum
6 16 (42.11%) ATG
6 16 (42.11%) CMS
6 16 (42.11%) Data Management
6 16 (42.11%) Subversion
6 16 (42.11%) Google
6 16 (42.11%) FTP
6 16 (42.11%) HP
6 16 (42.11%) IBM
6 16 (42.11%) Adobe
6 16 (42.11%) JavaScript
6 16 (42.11%) PL/SQL
6 16 (42.11%) XML
6 16 (42.11%) PRINCE2
6 16 (42.11%) Team Foundation Server
6 16 (42.11%) hybris
6 16 (42.11%) ServiceCenter
6 16 (42.11%) Adobe Analytics
6 16 (42.11%) Analytics
6 16 (42.11%) Magento

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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 16 (42.11%) CMS
1 16 (42.11%) WebSphere
2 11 (28.95%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 16 (42.11%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 16 (42.11%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (42.11%) FTP
2 3 (7.89%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (7.89%) Firewall
2 3 (7.89%) SAN
2 3 (7.89%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (44.74%) Git (software)
2 16 (42.11%) JIRA
2 16 (42.11%) Subversion
2 16 (42.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.63%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (34.21%) Finance
2 8 (21.05%) Marketing
3 7 (18.42%) Local Government
4 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (57.89%) Analyst
2 11 (28.95%) Senior Analyst
3 7 (18.42%) Graduate
3 7 (18.42%) Systems Analyst
4 5 (13.16%) E-Commerce Analyst
5 4 (10.53%) Commercial Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) Incident Manager
6 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Team Leader
6 3 (7.89%) Team Leader
7 2 (5.26%) .NET Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Incident Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Incident and Problem Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Senior Systems Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Service Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Support Analyst
8 1 (2.63%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (2.63%) C# Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Senior Web Analyst
8 1 (2.63%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (47.37%) CSS
1 18 (47.37%) HTML
1 18 (47.37%) WCF
2 17 (44.74%) JSON
3 16 (42.11%) XML
4 3 (7.89%) .NET
4 3 (7.89%) jQuery
5 1 (2.63%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.63%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (2.63%) CSS3
5 1 (2.63%) Entity Framework
5 1 (2.63%) HTML5
5 1 (2.63%) LINQ
5 1 (2.63%) RESTful
5 1 (2.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (2.63%) WinForms
5 1 (2.63%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) Driving Licence
1 3 (7.89%) User Experience
2 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (26.32%) Windows
2 3 (7.89%) Linux
2 3 (7.89%) Mac OS X
2 3 (7.89%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (55.26%) ITIL
2 19 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (44.74%) E-Commerce
3 17 (44.74%) Scrum
4 16 (42.11%) Analytics
4 16 (42.11%) Data Management
4 16 (42.11%) PRINCE2
5 15 (39.47%) Error Analysis
5 15 (39.47%) Front End Development
6 7 (18.42%) Business Analysis
6 7 (18.42%) Project Management
7 5 (13.16%) Incident Management
8 3 (7.89%) MVC
9 2 (5.26%) OO
9 2 (5.26%) TDD
10 1 (2.63%) OOD
10 1 (2.63%) OOP
10 1 (2.63%) Software Engineering
10 1 (2.63%) UML
10 1 (2.63%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 22 (57.89%) SQL
2 17 (44.74%) T-SQL
3 16 (42.11%) JavaScript
3 16 (42.11%) PL/SQL
4 3 (7.89%) C#
5 1 (2.63%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 8 (21.05%) Degree
2 5 (13.16%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (7.89%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (7.89%) Active Directory
1 3 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (42.11%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 16 (42.11%) Adobe
1 16 (42.11%) ATG
1 16 (42.11%) Google
1 16 (42.11%) HP
1 16 (42.11%) hybris
1 16 (42.11%) IBM
2 3 (7.89%) Apple
2 3 (7.89%) CheckPoint
2 3 (7.89%) Cisco
2 3 (7.89%) GFI Software
2 3 (7.89%) Juniper
2 3 (7.89%) LANDesk
2 3 (7.89%) VMware