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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 41 56 65
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +9
Permanent jobs citing Retail 239 149 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 5.63% 3.97% 3.92%
As % of the General category 14.12% 11.09% 12.38%
Number of salaries quoted 160 117 158
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £36,875
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +8.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £27,470
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
1693 1343 1381
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 39.91% 35.76% 31.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1430 1090 1237
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 18 December 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 18 December 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 -3 8 £24,000 -4.00% 3
Stockport -13 4 £33,500 +3.07% 1
Cheadle +7 3 £42,500 +84.78%
Altrincham - 2 £30,000 - 1
Sale - 2 £38,750 -
Oldham +1 1 £27,500 -21.42%
Retail
North West

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

1 156 (34.36%) Finance
2 118 (25.99%) Banking
3 94 (20.70%) Agile Software Development
4 93 (20.48%) E-Commerce
5 69 (15.20%) SQL Server
6 64 (14.10%) Oracle
6 64 (14.10%) Marketing
7 63 (13.88%) C#
8 60 (13.22%) Degree
9 59 (13.00%) HTML
10 58 (12.78%) Analytical Skills
11 55 (12.11%) CSS
12 51 (11.23%) Mentoring
13 48 (10.57%) Analytics
13 48 (10.57%) SQL
14 46 (10.13%) Stakeholder Management
15 45 (9.91%) JavaScript
15 45 (9.91%) .NET
16 44 (9.69%) Project Management
17 42 (9.25%) Java
17 42 (9.25%) PHP
18 41 (9.03%) Web Services
18 41 (9.03%) XML
19 40 (8.81%) jQuery
20 39 (8.59%) Linux
21 36 (7.93%) ITIL
21 36 (7.93%) SEO
22 35 (7.71%) OO
23 34 (7.49%) Security Cleared
24 33 (7.27%) Magento

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 22 (4.85%) CMS
2 16 (3.52%) IIS
3 11 (2.42%) WordPress
4 10 (2.20%) SAS
5 8 (1.76%) WebSphere
6 7 (1.54%) Apache
7 5 (1.10%) SharePoint
8 4 (0.88%) CICS
9 2 (0.44%) IBM HTTP Server
9 2 (0.44%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.44%) ExpressionEngine
9 2 (0.44%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.22%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.22%) Lync
10 1 (0.22%) Node.js
10 1 (0.22%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
10 1 (0.22%) TIBCO EMS
10 1 (0.22%) nginx
10 1 (0.22%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 22 (4.85%) Photoshop
2 19 (4.19%) MS Excel
3 12 (2.64%) Adobe Illustrator
4 11 (2.42%) FastStats
5 5 (1.10%) MS Office
6 3 (0.66%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.44%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.22%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.22%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 33 (7.27%) Magento
2 19 (4.19%) Oracle EBS
3 17 (3.74%) Oracle Retail
4 11 (2.42%) SAP CRM
4 11 (2.42%) Google Analytics
5 9 (1.98%) SAP MM
6 8 (1.76%) SAP WM
6 8 (1.76%) SAP SD
6 8 (1.76%) SAP Retail
7 7 (1.54%) SAP FI/CO
7 7 (1.54%) SAP CO
7 7 (1.54%) SAP FI
7 7 (1.54%) SAP BPC
8 6 (1.32%) Sage 200
9 4 (0.88%) Oracle Financials
10 3 (0.66%) SAP HCM
10 3 (0.66%) Dynamics NAV
10 3 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
11 2 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
11 2 (0.44%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.66%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.42%) SMS
2 4 (0.88%) ATM
2 4 (0.88%) Firewall
3 3 (0.66%) DNS
4 2 (0.44%) SSL
4 2 (0.44%) Internet
4 2 (0.44%) HTTP
4 2 (0.44%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.44%) SSH
4 2 (0.44%) LTE
5 1 (0.22%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (0.22%) Broadband
5 1 (0.22%) VoIP
5 1 (0.22%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (15.20%) SQL Server
2 30 (6.61%) Data Warehouse
3 21 (4.63%) SQL Server 2005
4 18 (3.96%) SQL Server 2008
5 17 (3.74%) MySQL
6 15 (3.30%) Oracle Reports
7 14 (3.08%) Oracle Database
8 10 (2.20%) Relational Database
8 10 (2.20%) Oracle Database 11g
8 10 (2.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 9 (1.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 7 (1.54%) DB2
10 7 (1.54%) Big Data
11 6 (1.32%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 6 (1.32%) Oracle BI EE
11 6 (1.32%) Crystal Reports
11 6 (1.32%) DataStage
12 5 (1.10%) Hadoop
12 5 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
12 5 (1.10%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (4.85%) Selenium
2 19 (4.19%) ClearCase
3 12 (2.64%) Git (software)
4 11 (2.42%) Subversion
5 10 (2.20%) QuickTest Pro
5 10 (2.20%) WebDriver
6 4 (0.88%) QAComplete
6 4 (0.88%) JIRA
7 3 (0.66%) Maven
7 3 (0.66%) LSMW
7 3 (0.66%) SpecFlow
7 3 (0.66%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.44%) SoapUI
8 2 (0.44%) Dreamweaver
8 2 (0.44%) JUnit
8 2 (0.44%) Visual Studio
8 2 (0.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (0.22%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.22%) Toad
9 1 (0.22%) LoadRunner
General
1 156 (34.36%) Finance
2 118 (25.99%) Banking
3 64 (14.10%) Marketing
4 27 (5.95%) Retail Banking
5 19 (4.19%) Back Office
6 13 (2.86%) Billing
7 10 (2.20%) Manufacturing
8 9 (1.98%) Telecoms
9 6 (1.32%) Advertising
10 3 (0.66%) Law
10 3 (0.66%) Legal
10 3 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.44%) Front Office
11 2 (0.44%) Automotive
11 2 (0.44%) Games
11 2 (0.44%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.22%) Private Banking
12 1 (0.22%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.22%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 111 (24.45%) Developer
2 77 (16.96%) Analyst
3 31 (6.83%) Consultant
4 28 (6.17%) Project Manager
5 26 (5.73%) Architect
6 25 (5.51%) Business Analyst
6 25 (5.51%) SAP Consultant
7 23 (5.07%) Senior Manager
8 22 (4.85%) Java Developer
9 19 (4.19%) Technical Specialist
10 18 (3.96%) E-Commerce Manager
10 18 (3.96%) Software Developer
11 16 (3.52%) Test Manager
11 16 (3.52%) Software Engineer
11 16 (3.52%) IT Project Manager
12 15 (3.30%) Solutions Architect
12 15 (3.30%) Senior Developer
12 15 (3.30%) Test Analyst
12 15 (3.30%) Junior
12 15 (3.30%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (13.00%) HTML
2 55 (12.11%) CSS
3 45 (9.91%) .NET
4 41 (9.03%) Web Services
4 41 (9.03%) XML
5 40 (8.81%) jQuery
6 29 (6.39%) ASP.NET
7 25 (5.51%) SOAP
8 24 (5.29%) Middleware
9 19 (4.19%) Spring
10 18 (3.96%) J2EE
11 16 (3.52%) Java EE
12 15 (3.30%) XSLT
12 15 (3.30%) EDI
13 14 (3.08%) WinForms
14 10 (2.20%) JSON
14 10 (2.20%) HTML5
15 9 (1.98%) CSS3
15 9 (1.98%) WCF
15 9 (1.98%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 58 (12.78%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (3.74%) Enterprise Software
3 16 (3.52%) Client/Server
4 13 (2.86%) FMCG
4 13 (2.86%) Social Media
5 12 (2.64%) Mainframe
6 11 (2.42%) Mathematics
7 9 (1.98%) Management Information System
7 9 (1.98%) IBM Mainframe
8 8 (1.76%) Photography
9 6 (1.32%) Blog
9 6 (1.32%) Smart Meter
9 6 (1.32%) User Experience
10 4 (0.88%) Credit Risk
10 4 (0.88%) HACMP
11 3 (0.66%) Mobile App
11 3 (0.66%) Open Source
12 2 (0.44%) Data Extraction
12 2 (0.44%) EPoS
12 2 (0.44%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 39 (8.59%) Linux
2 32 (7.05%) Windows
3 15 (3.30%) UNIX
4 4 (0.88%) zOS
4 4 (0.88%) Apple iOS
4 4 (0.88%) Android
5 3 (0.66%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.44%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.44%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.22%) AIX
7 1 (0.22%) Solaris
7 1 (0.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (20.70%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (20.48%) E-Commerce
3 51 (11.23%) Mentoring
4 48 (10.57%) Analytics
5 46 (10.13%) Stakeholder Management
6 44 (9.69%) Project Management
7 36 (7.93%) SEO
7 36 (7.93%) ITIL
8 35 (7.71%) OO
9 33 (7.27%) PRINCE2
9 33 (7.27%) Coaching
10 32 (7.05%) CRM
10 32 (7.05%) Pay per click
11 31 (6.83%) Content Management
12 29 (6.39%) Logistics
13 28 (6.17%) Online Marketing
14 26 (5.73%) Waterfall
14 26 (5.73%) Scrum
15 22 (4.85%) Service Delivery
15 22 (4.85%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 63 (13.88%) C#
2 48 (10.57%) SQL
3 45 (9.91%) JavaScript
4 42 (9.25%) PHP
4 42 (9.25%) Java
5 25 (5.51%) C
6 23 (5.07%) C++
7 14 (3.08%) ABAP
8 13 (2.86%) T-SQL
9 10 (2.20%) PHP5
10 9 (1.98%) PL/SQL
11 8 (1.76%) Shell Script
12 7 (1.54%) VB
12 7 (1.54%) COBOL
13 6 (1.32%) VB6
14 5 (1.10%) PHP4
15 4 (0.88%) Ruby
15 4 (0.88%) VBA
15 4 (0.88%) Python
15 4 (0.88%) Perl
Qualifications
1 60 (13.22%) Degree
2 34 (7.49%) Security Cleared
3 18 (3.96%) SC Cleared
4 16 (3.52%) ISEB
4 16 (3.52%) ISTQB
5 13 (2.86%) CISSP
6 10 (2.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 9 (1.98%) CISA
8 5 (1.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (0.44%) AAT
9 2 (0.44%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.44%) EnCE
10 1 (0.22%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 1 (0.22%) MCSE
10 1 (0.22%) MCSA
10 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.22%) PMP
10 1 (0.22%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (4.19%) QA
2 4 (0.88%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.66%) FATCA
3 3 (0.66%) SLA
4 2 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (1.32%) Oracle RMAN
1 6 (1.32%) Oracle RAC
1 6 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (0.88%) PowerHA
3 3 (0.66%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.44%) vSphere
5 1 (0.22%) NFS
5 1 (0.22%) Xen
5 1 (0.22%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.22%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (1.54%) Data Guard
2 3 (0.66%) HP Operations Orchestration
3 2 (0.44%) Plesk
4 1 (0.22%) Puppet
4 1 (0.22%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.22%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 64 (14.10%) Oracle
2 28 (6.17%) SAP
3 22 (4.85%) Microsoft
3 22 (4.85%) Google
4 17 (3.74%) Teradata
4 17 (3.74%) IBM
5 8 (1.76%) Facebook
5 8 (1.76%) Twitter
6 7 (1.54%) VMware
7 6 (1.32%) Sage
8 5 (1.10%) Ab Initio
8 5 (1.10%) HP
8 5 (1.10%) Citrix
9 4 (0.88%) Cisco
9 4 (0.88%) Business Objects
9 4 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (0.88%) Actimize
10 3 (0.66%) EMC
10 3 (0.66%) Yahoo!
10 3 (0.66%) ClickTale
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £24000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £32000 - £50000 per annum + competitive Package
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £42000 - £44000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive package
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive package
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Steria
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bury
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + bens + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Intonera Consulting Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Intonera Consulting Ltd
Salary: Up to £48,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Intonera Consulting Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Altrincham, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum + 10% bonus, on call allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + EXCELLENT PACKAGE
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £45000.0000 - £50000.0000 per annum + Company car
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £24000 - £40000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
BCC Cars
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Bury
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £100,000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 6 days ago