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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 28 25 35
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +10
Permanent jobs citing Retail 4 17 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 2.26% 6.54% 4.75%
As % of the General category 6.15% 14.17% 21.92%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 6
Average salary £30,750 £40,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.07% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,350 £38,900 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,150 £42,100 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+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
65 120 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 36.72% 46.15% 21.66%
Number of salaries quoted 46 69 49
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,400 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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 26 May 2015.

Retail Salary Histogram in Chester

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 7 (58.33%) E-Commerce
2 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) Banking
2 4 (33.33%) UNIX
2 4 (33.33%) Linux
2 4 (33.33%) Apache
2 4 (33.33%) PCI DSS
2 4 (33.33%) nginx
2 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (25.00%) ITIL
3 3 (25.00%) Cyber Security
3 3 (25.00%) Apache Flex
3 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (25.00%) UML
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (25.00%) Windows
3 3 (25.00%) MS Office
3 3 (25.00%) General Ledger
3 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (16.67%) Google
5 1 (8.33%) Marketing
5 1 (8.33%) Investment Banking
5 1 (8.33%) TDD
5 1 (8.33%) MVC
5 1 (8.33%) SMS
5 1 (8.33%) Tandem
5 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
5 1 (8.33%) C#

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 (33.33%) Apache
1 4 (33.33%) nginx
2 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (8.33%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
1 4 (33.33%) Banking
2 3 (25.00%) General Ledger
3 1 (8.33%) Marketing
3 1 (8.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Change Project Manager
1 3 (25.00%) Project Manager
1 3 (25.00%) Change Manager
1 3 (25.00%) Analyst
1 3 (25.00%) Help Desk Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Marketing Campaign Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Marketing Manager
2 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (8.33%) Developer
2 1 (8.33%) Digital Marketing Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Marketing Executive
2 1 (8.33%) Campaign Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Digital Marketing Executive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) Apache Flex
2 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (8.33%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (8.33%) WCF
2 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Tandem
2 1 (8.33%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) UNIX
1 4 (33.33%) Linux
2 3 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) E-Commerce
2 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) ITIL
3 3 (25.00%) Cyber Security
3 3 (25.00%) UML
4 1 (8.33%) TDD
4 1 (8.33%) MVC
4 1 (8.33%) CQRS
4 1 (8.33%) Web Application Development
4 1 (8.33%) Email Marketing
4 1 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (8.33%) Domain-Driven Design
4 1 (8.33%) Online Marketing
4 1 (8.33%) BDD
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C#
1 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Google
Chester, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago