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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 30 26 31
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Permanent jobs citing Retail 3 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 2.19% 0.93% 1.49%
As % of the General category 3.49% 1.85% 3.66%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 2
Average salary £47,500 £43,000 £59,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.46% -27.11%
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 Knutsford region.

General Category
Knutsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
86 54 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 62.77% 50.00% 40.80%
Number of salaries quoted 83 46 80
Average salary £43,500 £43,000 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.16% -5.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £69,600 £73,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

Retail
Salary Trend in Knutsford

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

Retail Salary Trend in Knutsford

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Knutsford 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 (100.00%) Banking
2 6 (85.71%) Retail Banking
3 5 (71.43%) BPR
3 5 (71.43%) E-Commerce
3 5 (71.43%) Business Transformation
3 5 (71.43%) Enterprise Architecture
3 5 (71.43%) Financial Institution
3 5 (71.43%) Finance
3 5 (71.43%) Target Operating Model
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
5 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (14.29%) SDLC
5 1 (14.29%) Test Management
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
5 1 (14.29%) WSDL
5 1 (14.29%) IBM
5 1 (14.29%) ISEB
5 1 (14.29%) Service Management
5 1 (14.29%) Java
5 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 1 (14.29%) EJB
5 1 (14.29%) JSP
5 1 (14.29%) Servlets
5 1 (14.29%) Web Services
5 1 (14.29%) ITIL
5 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Knutsford 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.

General
1 7 (100.00%) Banking
2 6 (85.71%) Retail Banking
3 5 (71.43%) Financial Institution
3 5 (71.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Analyst
2 5 (71.43%) Business Analyst
2 5 (71.43%) Payments Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Test Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Technical Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) EJB
1 1 (14.29%) JSP
1 1 (14.29%) Servlets
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
1 1 (14.29%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) E-Commerce
1 5 (71.43%) BPR
1 5 (71.43%) Enterprise Architecture
1 5 (71.43%) Business Transformation
1 5 (71.43%) Target Operating Model
2 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
3 1 (14.29%) SDLC
3 1 (14.29%) Test Management
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
3 1 (14.29%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ISEB
1 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) IBM