The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank 36 33 37
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Permanent jobs citing Retail 22 28 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 5.54% 5.94% 5.01%
As % of the General category 15.83% 17.50% 15.07%
Number of salaries quoted 13 24 16
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,200 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £55,250 £41,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,550 £45,750 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-0.43% +3.97%
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 Lancashire region.

General Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
139 160 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 35.01% 33.97% 33.26%
Number of salaries quoted 114 140 105
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,375 £24,515
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,071
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Retail
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Retail Salary Trend in Lancashire

Retail
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Retail across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Retail Salary Histogram in Lancashire

Retail
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
Chorley -3 9 £50,000 -13.04%
Blackburn +7 7 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Blackpool - 2 £26,500 -
Nelson - 1 £42,500 -
Retail
North West

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 10 (35.71%) SQL
1 10 (35.71%) Manufacturing
2 9 (32.14%) Aerospace
2 9 (32.14%) Banking
2 9 (32.14%) Degree
2 9 (32.14%) Life Science
3 8 (28.57%) Windows
4 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (21.43%) TDD
5 6 (21.43%) Pair Programming
5 6 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (21.43%) JSON
5 6 (21.43%) Project Planning
5 6 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (21.43%) jQuery
5 6 (21.43%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (21.43%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (21.43%) HTML5
5 6 (21.43%) iPad
5 6 (21.43%) BDD
5 6 (21.43%) REST
5 6 (21.43%) Change Control
5 6 (21.43%) Big Data
5 6 (21.43%) Cybersecurity
5 6 (21.43%) Project Management
5 6 (21.43%) Scrum
5 6 (21.43%) MVC
5 6 (21.43%) Linux

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 1 (3.57%) CICS
1 1 (3.57%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 2 (7.14%) MS Office
1 2 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (21.43%) Amazon EC2
1 6 (21.43%) Cloud Computing
1 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.57%) AdWords
2 1 (3.57%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) Big Data
1 6 (21.43%) Crystal Reports
1 6 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (7.14%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 2 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.57%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MSI
1 2 (7.14%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 10 (35.71%) Manufacturing
2 9 (32.14%) Aerospace
2 9 (32.14%) Banking
3 3 (10.71%) Finance
3 3 (10.71%) Marketing
4 2 (7.14%) Back Office
5 1 (3.57%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Project Manager
2 7 (25.00%) Developer
3 6 (21.43%) C# Developer
3 6 (21.43%) Senior C# Developer
3 6 (21.43%) Senior Developer
4 5 (17.86%) Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) ASP Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Associate Project Manager
5 3 (10.71%) Business Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 3 (10.71%) IT Manager
5 3 (10.71%) IT Project Manager
5 3 (10.71%) Junior
5 3 (10.71%) Junior IT Manager
5 3 (10.71%) Junior IT Project Manager
5 3 (10.71%) Junior Project Manager
5 3 (10.71%) Senior ASP Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Applications Packager
6 2 (7.14%) Business Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (21.43%) .NET
1 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET
1 6 (21.43%) CSS
1 6 (21.43%) HTML
1 6 (21.43%) HTML5
1 6 (21.43%) jQuery
1 6 (21.43%) JSON
1 6 (21.43%) REST
1 6 (21.43%) XML
2 3 (10.71%) AngularJS
2 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) Life Science
2 6 (21.43%) iPad
3 5 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (10.71%) Computer Science
5 2 (7.14%) Mainframe
5 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
6 1 (3.57%) EPoS
6 1 (3.57%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 8 (28.57%) Windows
2 6 (21.43%) Linux
2 6 (21.43%) Unix
2 6 (21.43%) Windows Server
3 2 (7.14%) Windows 2000
3 2 (7.14%) Windows 7
3 2 (7.14%) Windows NT
3 2 (7.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (21.43%) BDD
2 6 (21.43%) Change Control
2 6 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (21.43%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (21.43%) MVC
2 6 (21.43%) OO
2 6 (21.43%) Pair Programming
2 6 (21.43%) Project Management
2 6 (21.43%) Project Planning
2 6 (21.43%) Scrum
2 6 (21.43%) TDD
3 3 (10.71%) E-Commerce
3 3 (10.71%) Time Management
4 2 (7.14%) Application Packaging
4 2 (7.14%) CRM
4 2 (7.14%) Dimensional Modelling
4 2 (7.14%) Logistics
4 2 (7.14%) Service Delivery
4 2 (7.14%) Telemarketing
Programming Languages
1 10 (35.71%) SQL
2 6 (21.43%) C#
2 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
2 6 (21.43%) T-SQL
3 2 (7.14%) VB
3 2 (7.14%) VBScript
4 1 (3.57%) COBOL
4 1 (3.57%) Java
4 1 (3.57%) JCL
Qualifications
1 9 (32.14%) Degree
2 6 (21.43%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) QA
2 2 (7.14%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (7.14%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) AppDNA
1 2 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (7.14%) AppSense
1 2 (7.14%) BMC
1 2 (7.14%) Citrix
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
1 2 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
1 2 (7.14%) VMware
2 1 (3.57%) Google
2 1 (3.57%) IBM
2 1 (3.57%) Twitter
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