The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 40 44 23
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -21
Permanent jobs citing Retail 15 22 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 3.81% 4.73% 9.72%
As % of the General category 9.87% 16.06% 26.11%
Number of salaries quoted 14 22 36
Average salary £56,250 £55,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,900 £25,100 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Retail
Merseyside

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

General Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
152 137 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 38.58% 29.46% 37.20%
Number of salaries quoted 132 118 147
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,800 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £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 Liverpool

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Retail
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Retail Salary Trend in Liverpool

Retail
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Retail across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Retail Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 19 (47.50%) E-Commerce
2 18 (45.00%) Linux
3 14 (35.00%) OO
3 14 (35.00%) TDD
4 13 (32.50%) Degree
5 12 (30.00%) MVC
6 11 (27.50%) Information Security
6 11 (27.50%) CISM
6 11 (27.50%) Apache
6 11 (27.50%) CISSP
6 11 (27.50%) HTML
6 11 (27.50%) JavaScript
6 11 (27.50%) PHP
6 11 (27.50%) MySQL
6 11 (27.50%) CSS
6 11 (27.50%) jQuery
6 11 (27.50%) Unit Testing
6 11 (27.50%) ISSAP
6 11 (27.50%) ISSMP
6 11 (27.50%) Ajax
6 11 (27.50%) OO PHP
7 10 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (20.00%) REST
8 8 (20.00%) SOAP
8 8 (20.00%) Windows
9 7 (17.50%) UNIX
9 7 (17.50%) CheckPoint
9 7 (17.50%) Cisco
9 7 (17.50%) Microsoft
9 7 (17.50%) Project Management

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 11 (27.50%) Apache
2 3 (7.50%) Node.js
2 3 (7.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) MS Project
2 1 (2.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (7.50%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (5.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.50%) Firewall
1 7 (17.50%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (27.50%) MySQL
2 3 (7.50%) NoSQL
2 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.00%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (17.50%) Law
2 5 (12.50%) Finance
3 3 (7.50%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (27.50%) Developer
2 10 (25.00%) Security Engineer
2 10 (25.00%) Information Security Engineer
3 8 (20.00%) PHP Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Senior Solutions Architect
4 5 (12.50%) Senior Architect
4 5 (12.50%) Architect
4 5 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (7.50%) Dynamics AX Consultant
5 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Consultant
5 3 (7.50%) .NET Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Team Leader
5 3 (7.50%) Project Manager
5 3 (7.50%) Consultant
6 2 (5.00%) Senior Security Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Manager
7 1 (2.50%) Services Director
7 1 (2.50%) Service Delivery Director
7 1 (2.50%) PHP Web Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (27.50%) HTML
1 11 (27.50%) CSS
1 11 (27.50%) jQuery
1 11 (27.50%) Ajax
2 8 (20.00%) REST
2 8 (20.00%) SOAP
3 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (7.50%) RESTful
3 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (7.50%) WCF
3 3 (7.50%) .NET
3 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) EPoS
2 4 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 18 (45.00%) Linux
2 8 (20.00%) Windows
3 7 (17.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (47.50%) E-Commerce
2 14 (35.00%) OO
2 14 (35.00%) TDD
3 12 (30.00%) MVC
4 11 (27.50%) Information Security
4 11 (27.50%) Unit Testing
4 11 (27.50%) OO PHP
5 10 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (17.50%) Project Management
7 6 (15.00%) Waterfall
7 6 (15.00%) Automated Testing
8 5 (12.50%) ITIL
8 5 (12.50%) PRINCE2
9 4 (10.00%) PRINCE
9 4 (10.00%) Information Security Management
9 4 (10.00%) Security Management
9 4 (10.00%) Data Protection
9 4 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
10 3 (7.50%) BDD
10 3 (7.50%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 11 (27.50%) JavaScript
1 11 (27.50%) PHP
2 4 (10.00%) Java
3 3 (7.50%) Ruby
3 3 (7.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 13 (32.50%) Degree
2 11 (27.50%) CISM
2 11 (27.50%) CISSP
2 11 (27.50%) ISSAP
2 11 (27.50%) ISSMP
3 3 (7.50%) ICAEW
3 3 (7.50%) CIPFA
3 3 (7.50%) CIMA
3 3 (7.50%) ACCA
3 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 4 (10.00%) PCI DSS
1 4 (10.00%) COBIT
2 1 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 7 (17.50%) CheckPoint
1 7 (17.50%) Cisco
1 7 (17.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.50%) Oracle
3 2 (5.00%) Business Objects
4 1 (2.50%) Fujitsu
4 1 (2.50%) Sun
4 1 (2.50%) Intel
Liverpool
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 35,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Shop Direct
Salary: £38000 - £46000 per annum + benefits, pension, negotiable
Posted: 15 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Shop Direct
Salary: £33000 - £46000 per annum + benefits, pension, negotiable
Posted: 15 days ago
Liverpool
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + PACKAGE
Posted: 17 days ago