The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 34 47 47
Rank change year-on-year
+13 0
Permanent jobs citing Retail 229 192 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 5.63% 4.98% 4.78%
As % of the General category 14.30% 13.19% 14.21%
Number of salaries quoted 139 160 130
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £28,500 £25,950
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,250 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
Retail
North West

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

General Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1601 1456 1267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 39.37% 37.74% 33.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1235 1204 1056
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Retail
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Retail Salary Trend in Manchester

Retail
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Retail across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

Retail Salary Histogram in Manchester

Retail
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bury -7 9 £23,500 -41.25% 4
Bolton +3 7 £28,000 -13.17% 2
Stockport -5 6 £21,250 -26.72%
Altrincham +1 1 £32,500 +51.16% 1
Wigan -9 1 £22,500 -46.10% 1
Retail
North West

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

1 154 (34.68%) Finance
2 103 (23.20%) E-Commerce
3 82 (18.47%) Marketing
4 77 (17.34%) Banking
5 66 (14.86%) Degree
6 56 (12.61%) SQL
7 53 (11.94%) SQL Server
8 50 (11.26%) Project Management
8 50 (11.26%) Java
8 50 (11.26%) Microsoft
9 49 (11.04%) .NET
10 48 (10.81%) SEO
11 46 (10.36%) C#
11 46 (10.36%) Analytics
12 45 (10.14%) HTML
12 45 (10.14%) Oracle
13 43 (9.68%) MS Excel
14 39 (8.78%) ITIL
14 39 (8.78%) Linux
15 38 (8.56%) Pay per click
15 38 (8.56%) Agile Software Development
15 38 (8.56%) Online Marketing
16 34 (7.66%) Retail Banking
16 34 (7.66%) jQuery
16 34 (7.66%) CRM
16 34 (7.66%) CSS
17 33 (7.43%) Windows
18 31 (6.98%) JavaScript
19 30 (6.76%) ASP.NET
19 30 (6.76%) CMS

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 30 (6.76%) CMS
2 14 (3.15%) Tomcat
3 10 (2.25%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
3 10 (2.25%) TIBCO EMS
4 9 (2.03%) IIS
5 6 (1.35%) WebLogic
5 6 (1.35%) SAS
6 5 (1.13%) WordPress
6 5 (1.13%) WebSphere
7 4 (0.90%) SharePoint
7 4 (0.90%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (0.68%) Apache
9 2 (0.45%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.23%) SAP Portal
10 1 (0.23%) Node.js
10 1 (0.23%) IBM HTTP Server
10 1 (0.23%) Mule
Applications
1 43 (9.68%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.48%) Photoshop
2 11 (2.48%) FastStats
3 8 (1.80%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.13%) MS Project
4 5 (1.13%) MS Office
5 3 (0.68%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.45%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.23%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 28 (6.31%) Magento
2 12 (2.70%) Oracle EBS
3 10 (2.25%) Google Analytics
3 10 (2.25%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
3 10 (2.25%) TIBCO iProcess
3 10 (2.25%) BusinessWorks
4 8 (1.80%) SAP CRM
4 8 (1.80%) SAP MM
5 7 (1.58%) SAP WM
5 7 (1.58%) SAP SD
5 7 (1.58%) Dynamics CRM
5 7 (1.58%) Dynamics AX
5 7 (1.58%) SAP Retail
6 6 (1.35%) Dynamics NAV
6 6 (1.35%) Sage 200
7 4 (0.90%) SAP CO
7 4 (0.90%) PeopleSoft Financials
7 4 (0.90%) SAP FI
7 4 (0.90%) SAP FI/CO
7 4 (0.90%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.68%) SaaS
1 3 (0.68%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.23%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.93%) Firewall
2 11 (2.48%) SMS
3 9 (2.03%) WAN
3 9 (2.03%) LAN
4 7 (1.58%) TCP/IP
4 7 (1.58%) VPN
5 5 (1.13%) HTTP
6 4 (0.90%) Wireless
7 3 (0.68%) DNS
8 2 (0.45%) VLAN
8 2 (0.45%) SSL
8 2 (0.45%) DHCP
9 1 (0.23%) LTE
9 1 (0.23%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (0.23%) IPsec
9 1 (0.23%) EIGRP
9 1 (0.23%) MPLS
9 1 (0.23%) OSPF
9 1 (0.23%) Internet
9 1 (0.23%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (11.94%) SQL Server
2 15 (3.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (3.15%) Oracle Database
4 10 (2.25%) SQL Server 2005
5 9 (2.03%) MySQL
6 6 (1.35%) Big Data
7 5 (1.13%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 5 (1.13%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (1.13%) Oracle BI EE
7 5 (1.13%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (0.90%) DB2
8 4 (0.90%) Oracle Discoverer
9 3 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (0.68%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (0.68%) Informix
9 3 (0.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.45%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.23%) Infinispan
11 1 (0.23%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 9 (2.03%) Eclipse
1 9 (2.03%) ClearCase
2 8 (1.80%) JUnit
3 7 (1.58%) Git (software)
3 7 (1.58%) Jenkins
3 7 (1.58%) Maven
4 6 (1.35%) Ant
4 6 (1.35%) Gerrit
4 6 (1.35%) Mockito
5 5 (1.13%) Selenium
6 4 (0.90%) NUnit
6 4 (0.90%) LSMW
6 4 (0.90%) ReSharper
6 4 (0.90%) LoadRunner
6 4 (0.90%) Octopus Deploy
6 4 (0.90%) SpecFlow
6 4 (0.90%) TeamCity
6 4 (0.90%) Mercurial
6 4 (0.90%) Moq
7 3 (0.68%) WebDriver
General
1 154 (34.68%) Finance
2 82 (18.47%) Marketing
3 77 (17.34%) Banking
4 34 (7.66%) Retail Banking
5 25 (5.63%) Telecoms
6 18 (4.05%) Advertising
7 16 (3.60%) Manufacturing
8 8 (1.80%) Billing
8 8 (1.80%) Greek Language
8 8 (1.80%) Polish Language
9 6 (1.35%) Back Office
10 4 (0.90%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.68%) Games
12 2 (0.45%) Front Office
13 1 (0.23%) Electronics
13 1 (0.23%) Law
13 1 (0.23%) Publishing
13 1 (0.23%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.23%) Private Banking
13 1 (0.23%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 84 (18.92%) Developer
2 52 (11.71%) Analyst
3 46 (10.36%) Consultant
4 45 (10.14%) Project Manager
5 25 (5.63%) Java Developer
6 21 (4.73%) E-Commerce Manager
7 20 (4.50%) SAP Consultant
8 17 (3.83%) Senior Developer
8 17 (3.83%) Infrastructure Manager
9 16 (3.60%) Web Developer
10 14 (3.15%) Software Developer
10 14 (3.15%) Architect
10 14 (3.15%) Business Analyst
11 13 (2.93%) C# Developer
11 13 (2.93%) Delivery Manager
11 13 (2.93%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
12 12 (2.70%) CRM Manager
12 12 (2.70%) Test Manager
13 11 (2.48%) Test Analyst
13 11 (2.48%) PPC Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (11.04%) .NET
2 45 (10.14%) HTML
3 34 (7.66%) jQuery
3 34 (7.66%) CSS
4 30 (6.76%) ASP.NET
5 26 (5.86%) Middleware
6 22 (4.95%) Web Services
7 21 (4.73%) XML
8 17 (3.83%) XSLT
8 17 (3.83%) J2EE
8 17 (3.83%) Java EE
9 15 (3.38%) EDI
10 14 (3.15%) WCF
11 13 (2.93%) Spring
12 12 (2.70%) XHTML
13 11 (2.48%) Hibernate
13 11 (2.48%) WinForms
13 11 (2.48%) CSS3
14 10 (2.25%) Java SE
14 10 (2.25%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 14 (3.15%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (2.93%) Social Media
3 10 (2.25%) Mainframe
4 9 (2.03%) Client/Server
4 9 (2.03%) IBM Mainframe
5 7 (1.58%) Digital Media
5 7 (1.58%) Management Information System
5 7 (1.58%) FMCG
5 7 (1.58%) Copywriting
5 7 (1.58%) Mathematics
6 6 (1.35%) EPoS
6 6 (1.35%) Mobile App
7 5 (1.13%) Computer Science
8 4 (0.90%) Cryptography
8 4 (0.90%) Tandem
9 3 (0.68%) Blog
10 2 (0.45%) Online Banking
10 2 (0.45%) Data Extraction
10 2 (0.45%) Chip and PIN
10 2 (0.45%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 39 (8.78%) Linux
2 33 (7.43%) Windows
3 27 (6.08%) UNIX
4 12 (2.70%) Windows 7
5 5 (1.13%) Apple iOS
5 5 (1.13%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (0.90%) Android
7 3 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (0.68%) Windows CE
7 3 (0.68%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (0.45%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.23%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.23%) AIX
9 1 (0.23%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (23.20%) E-Commerce
2 50 (11.26%) Project Management
3 48 (10.81%) SEO
4 46 (10.36%) Analytics
5 39 (8.78%) ITIL
6 38 (8.56%) Pay per click
6 38 (8.56%) Agile Software Development
6 38 (8.56%) Online Marketing
7 34 (7.66%) CRM
8 30 (6.76%) Scrum
9 29 (6.53%) Logistics
10 27 (6.08%) OO
11 26 (5.86%) Stakeholder Management
11 26 (5.86%) Content Management
12 24 (5.41%) PRINCE2
13 23 (5.18%) MVC
14 22 (4.95%) Web Analytics
14 22 (4.95%) Customer Engagement
15 21 (4.73%) Service Delivery
16 20 (4.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 56 (12.61%) SQL
2 50 (11.26%) Java
3 46 (10.36%) C#
4 31 (6.98%) JavaScript
5 24 (5.41%) PHP
6 22 (4.95%) C
7 16 (3.60%) Shell Script
8 15 (3.38%) ABAP
8 15 (3.38%) C++
9 9 (2.03%) T-SQL
10 6 (1.35%) XPath
10 6 (1.35%) PHP5
10 6 (1.35%) Objective-C
11 5 (1.13%) PL/SQL
11 5 (1.13%) PHP4
12 4 (0.90%) COBOL
13 2 (0.45%) SAPscript
14 1 (0.23%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.23%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.23%) RPG/400
Qualifications
1 66 (14.86%) Degree
2 21 (4.73%) Security Cleared
3 8 (1.80%) Citrix Certification
3 8 (1.80%) ITIL Certification
4 7 (1.58%) HND
5 6 (1.35%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 6 (1.35%) ISEB
6 5 (1.13%) CISSP
7 4 (0.90%) EnCE
8 3 (0.68%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (0.68%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.45%) CEH
9 2 (0.45%) MCSE
9 2 (0.45%) MCSA
9 2 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.45%) CCNP
9 2 (0.45%) ACCA
10 1 (0.23%) AAT
10 1 (0.23%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 1 (0.23%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.03%) QA
2 7 (1.58%) SLA
2 7 (1.58%) PCI DSS
3 4 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (2.93%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.45%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (0.45%) vSphere
4 1 (0.23%) NFS
4 1 (0.23%) Xen
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (1.80%) SCCM
1 8 (1.80%) SCOM
2 5 (1.13%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.23%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.23%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 50 (11.26%) Microsoft
2 45 (10.14%) Oracle
3 24 (5.41%) SAP
4 21 (4.73%) Google
5 12 (2.70%) IBM
6 10 (2.25%) TIBCO
7 9 (2.03%) VMware
7 9 (2.03%) Citrix
8 8 (1.80%) Fujitsu
8 8 (1.80%) Sage
9 5 (1.13%) Facebook
9 5 (1.13%) Twitter
9 5 (1.13%) JD Edwards
9 5 (1.13%) Adobe
9 5 (1.13%) PeopleSoft
10 4 (0.90%) Siebel
10 4 (0.90%) JBoss
10 4 (0.90%) Retek
10 4 (0.90%) HP
11 3 (0.68%) Business Objects
Bolton, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + up to 25% bonus + Good benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bury, Lancashire
Foresight Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
The MRJ Group
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Real Staffing
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
The MRJ Group
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bury, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + bens + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus + Share options
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Churchill Frank
Salary: £30000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Wigan
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bury, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £27000 - £31000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Benjamin James Sourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Blue Octopus Recruitment LLP
Salary: Starting salary £25,000 (Temp to Perm)
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago