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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 35 44 27
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -17
Permanent jobs citing Retail 18 19 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 4.63% 3.68% 7.61%
As % of the General category 11.92% 12.93% 20.98%
Number of salaries quoted 17 19 28
Average salary £27,500 £38,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% -14.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,000 £27,700
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
151 147 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 38.82% 28.49% 36.29%
Number of salaries quoted 125 127 125
Average salary £39,250 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.87% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £60,000 £70,300
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 29 May 2015.

Retail Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 29 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 8 (27.59%) HTML
1 8 (27.59%) CSS
1 8 (27.59%) E-Commerce
2 7 (24.14%) Java
2 7 (24.14%) Finance
2 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (24.14%) Technical Architecture
3 6 (20.69%) Web Development
3 6 (20.69%) Web Design
3 6 (20.69%) Social Media
3 6 (20.69%) Waterfall
3 6 (20.69%) Mobile App
3 6 (20.69%) Mobile Application Development
4 5 (17.24%) Marketing
5 4 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
6 3 (10.34%) HTML5
6 3 (10.34%) JSON
6 3 (10.34%) Grunt
6 3 (10.34%) Node.js
6 3 (10.34%) iPad
6 3 (10.34%) CSS3
6 3 (10.34%) Photoshop
6 3 (10.34%) PRINCE2
6 3 (10.34%) VB.NET
6 3 (10.34%) .NET
6 3 (10.34%) C#
6 3 (10.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (10.34%) PRINCE
6 3 (10.34%) Project Management

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 (10.34%) Node.js
2 2 (6.90%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) MySQL
3 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Grunt
2 1 (3.45%) MSTest
General
1 7 (24.14%) Finance
2 5 (17.24%) Marketing
3 2 (6.90%) Games
4 1 (3.45%) Back Office
4 1 (3.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Developer
2 7 (24.14%) Architect
2 7 (24.14%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (20.69%) Web Developer
3 6 (20.69%) Junior Developer
3 6 (20.69%) Project Manager
3 6 (20.69%) Junior
3 6 (20.69%) Junior Web Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Senior Solutions Architect
4 4 (13.79%) Senior Architect
5 3 (10.34%) Senior Manager
5 3 (10.34%) Marketing Manager
6 2 (6.90%) PHP Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Digital Project Manager
7 1 (3.45%) Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Test Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Delivery Manager
7 1 (3.45%) Service Manager
7 1 (3.45%) Data Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (27.59%) HTML
1 8 (27.59%) CSS
2 3 (10.34%) HTML5
2 3 (10.34%) JSON
2 3 (10.34%) CSS3
2 3 (10.34%) .NET
3 2 (6.90%) jQuery
3 2 (6.90%) Ajax
3 2 (6.90%) SOAP
3 2 (6.90%) REST
4 1 (3.45%) XML
4 1 (3.45%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Social Media
1 6 (20.69%) Mobile App
2 3 (10.34%) iPad
3 2 (6.90%) EPoS
4 1 (3.45%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.45%) Replication
4 1 (3.45%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (27.59%) E-Commerce
2 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (24.14%) Technical Architecture
3 6 (20.69%) Web Development
3 6 (20.69%) Web Design
3 6 (20.69%) Waterfall
3 6 (20.69%) Mobile Application Development
4 4 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (10.34%) PRINCE2
5 3 (10.34%) PRINCE
5 3 (10.34%) Project Management
5 3 (10.34%) MVC
5 3 (10.34%) Project Planning
6 2 (6.90%) Unit Testing
6 2 (6.90%) TDD
6 2 (6.90%) OO
6 2 (6.90%) OO PHP
7 1 (3.45%) Test Automation
7 1 (3.45%) Test Planning
7 1 (3.45%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 7 (24.14%) Java
2 3 (10.34%) VB.NET
2 3 (10.34%) C#
3 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.90%) PHP
4 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (3.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (3.45%) ISEB
2 1 (3.45%) CCA
2 1 (3.45%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft