The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT jobs advertised for the Macclesfield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 36 33 26
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -7
Permanent jobs citing Retail 5 13 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 2.69% 7.14% 8.38%
As % of the General category 7.25% 16.67% 24.19%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 15
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.65%
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 Macclesfield region.

General Category
Macclesfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
69 78 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 37.10% 42.86% 34.64%
Number of salaries quoted 63 75 49
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £24,500 £24,050
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

Retail
Salary Trend in Macclesfield

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

Retail Salary Trend in Macclesfield

Retail
Salary Histogram in Macclesfield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Retail across the Macclesfield region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

Retail Salary Histogram in Macclesfield

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Macclesfield 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 (66.67%) .NET
2 9 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 9 (60.00%) C#
3 8 (53.33%) PRINCE2
4 6 (40.00%) Project Management
5 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (26.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (26.67%) Waterfall
7 3 (20.00%) W3C
7 3 (20.00%) UML
7 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
7 3 (20.00%) .NET Framework
8 2 (13.33%) Web Design
8 2 (13.33%) MVC
8 2 (13.33%) MS Project
8 2 (13.33%) Web Services
8 2 (13.33%) New Media
8 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
8 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
8 2 (13.33%) Coaching
9 1 (6.67%) Software Testing
9 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
9 1 (6.67%) Test Planning
9 1 (6.67%) Internet
9 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
9 1 (6.67%) OO
9 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
9 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
9 1 (6.67%) Microsoft

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Macclesfield by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Macclesfield 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.

Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Project
2 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (6.67%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Developer
1 5 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Project Manager
3 3 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Senior .NET Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Web Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Business Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Web Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Tester
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (6.67%) PMO Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Head of Development
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (66.67%) .NET
2 9 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (13.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) W3C
2 2 (13.33%) New Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) PRINCE2
2 6 (40.00%) Project Management
3 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (26.67%) Waterfall
4 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (20.00%) UML
6 2 (13.33%) Web Design
6 2 (13.33%) MVC
6 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
6 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
6 2 (13.33%) Coaching
7 1 (6.67%) Software Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Integration Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
7 1 (6.67%) Test Planning
7 1 (6.67%) Automated Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
7 1 (6.67%) OO
7 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
7 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) ISEB
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft