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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 28 24 30
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +6
Permanent jobs citing Retail 2 9 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 1.94% 7.50% 8.59%
As % of the General category 8.00% 20.45% 37.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 17
Average salary £38,750 £36,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.16% +46.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £32,500 £21,700
10% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £37,500 £33,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
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
25 44 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 24.27% 36.67% 22.73%
Number of salaries quoted 19 28 41
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £38,500 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

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
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 5 (62.50%) .NET
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
1 5 (62.50%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) Marketing
4 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (25.00%) QA
4 2 (25.00%) New Media
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Project Management
4 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (25.00%) MVC
4 2 (25.00%) Automotive
4 2 (25.00%) Web Design
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (25.00%) W3C
4 2 (25.00%) PRINCE
4 2 (25.00%) Project Management
5 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 1 (12.50%) Back Office
5 1 (12.50%) HTML
5 1 (12.50%) SQL
5 1 (12.50%) Pay per click
5 1 (12.50%) NUnit
5 1 (12.50%) Email Marketing
5 1 (12.50%) jQuery
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (12.50%) Social Media

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Macclesfield by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) NUnit
General
1 3 (37.50%) Marketing
2 2 (25.00%) Automotive
3 1 (12.50%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Web Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Web Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Project Director
2 2 (25.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Account Manager
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Account Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (12.50%) jQuery
3 1 (12.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) W3C
1 2 (25.00%) New Media
1 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (12.50%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Project Management
2 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (25.00%) PRINCE
2 2 (25.00%) Project Management
2 2 (25.00%) MVC
2 2 (25.00%) Web Design
3 1 (12.50%) Pay per click
3 1 (12.50%) Email Marketing
3 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA