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

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 34 38 24
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -14
Permanent jobs citing Retail 21 28 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 5.00% 5.30% 7.20%
As % of the General category 12.21% 18.06% 18.94%
Number of salaries quoted 19 25 24
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,100 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £44,750 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+3.91% +4.06%
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
172 155 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 40.95% 29.36% 38.04%
Number of salaries quoted 129 132 114
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,528
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +22.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,800 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £61,200 £71,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,250 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.04% +2.97%

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 6 May 2015.

Retail Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 9 (25.00%) HTML
1 9 (25.00%) CSS
1 9 (25.00%) E-Commerce
1 9 (25.00%) Finance
1 9 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (22.22%) Project Management
3 7 (19.44%) Java
3 7 (19.44%) Technical Architecture
3 7 (19.44%) Waterfall
4 6 (16.67%) Social Media
4 6 (16.67%) Mobile App
4 6 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
4 6 (16.67%) Web Development
4 6 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 6 (16.67%) Web Design
5 5 (13.89%) PRINCE
5 5 (13.89%) Marketing
6 4 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (11.11%) MVC
6 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
6 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
7 3 (8.33%) Photoshop
7 3 (8.33%) SOAP
7 3 (8.33%) JavaScript
7 3 (8.33%) PHP
7 3 (8.33%) VB.NET
7 3 (8.33%) .NET
7 3 (8.33%) MySQL
7 3 (8.33%) Linux
7 3 (8.33%) OO

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 3 (8.33%) Apache
1 3 (8.33%) Node.js
2 2 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Photoshop
2 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.78%) MS Project
3 1 (2.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (5.56%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (5.56%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.33%) MySQL
3 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Grunt
2 1 (2.78%) MSTest
General
1 9 (25.00%) Finance
2 5 (13.89%) Marketing
3 2 (5.56%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.56%) Games
4 1 (2.78%) Banking
4 1 (2.78%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (25.00%) Developer
2 8 (22.22%) Project Manager
3 7 (19.44%) Solutions Architect
3 7 (19.44%) Architect
4 6 (16.67%) Junior
4 6 (16.67%) Web Developer
4 6 (16.67%) Junior Developer
4 6 (16.67%) Junior Web Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 4 (11.11%) Senior Manager
5 4 (11.11%) Senior Architect
6 3 (8.33%) Marketing Manager
6 3 (8.33%) PHP Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Consultant
7 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Consultant
7 2 (5.56%) Digital Project Manager
7 2 (5.56%) Dynamics AX Consultant
8 1 (2.78%) Service Delivery Director
8 1 (2.78%) Business Intelligence Manager
8 1 (2.78%) Digital Producer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.00%) HTML
1 9 (25.00%) CSS
2 3 (8.33%) SOAP
2 3 (8.33%) .NET
2 3 (8.33%) Ajax
2 3 (8.33%) JSON
2 3 (8.33%) jQuery
2 3 (8.33%) HTML5
2 3 (8.33%) REST
2 3 (8.33%) CSS3
3 1 (2.78%) J2EE
3 1 (2.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Social Media
1 6 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 3 (8.33%) iPad
3 2 (5.56%) EPoS
4 1 (2.78%) Replication
4 1 (2.78%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.78%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.78%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.33%) Linux
2 1 (2.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.00%) E-Commerce
1 9 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (22.22%) Project Management
3 7 (19.44%) Technical Architecture
3 7 (19.44%) Waterfall
4 6 (16.67%) Web Development
4 6 (16.67%) Web Design
4 6 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 6 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
5 5 (13.89%) PRINCE
6 4 (11.11%) MVC
6 4 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (8.33%) TDD
7 3 (8.33%) Unit Testing
7 3 (8.33%) Project Planning
7 3 (8.33%) Service Management
7 3 (8.33%) OO
7 3 (8.33%) OO PHP
8 2 (5.56%) CRM
8 2 (5.56%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 7 (19.44%) Java
2 3 (8.33%) JavaScript
2 3 (8.33%) PHP
2 3 (8.33%) C#
2 3 (8.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (5.56%) ACCA
2 2 (5.56%) CIPFA
2 2 (5.56%) CIMA
2 2 (5.56%) ICAEW
2 2 (5.56%) Degree
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (2.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.78%) ISEB
3 1 (2.78%) CCA
3 1 (2.78%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle
3 1 (2.78%) Business Objects
3 1 (2.78%) Sun
3 1 (2.78%) Intel