The first 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 36 42 44
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Permanent jobs citing Retail 220 220 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 5.46% 5.39% 5.34%
As % of the General category 13.84% 14.03% 15.74%
Number of salaries quoted 142 166 150
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £28,500 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.12% -1.11%
General Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1590 1568 1290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 39.44% 38.38% 33.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1207 1287 1054
Average salary £39,000 £38,500 £39,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.29% -3.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Retail
North West

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 31 July 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 31 July 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
Bolton +4 10 £30,250 -6.20% 2
Bury -6 9 £23,500 -41.25% 4
Stockport 0 8 £22,500 -31.81%
Wigan -11 1 £22,500 -47.67%
Salford - 1 £23,500 -
Retail
North West

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 165 (37.50%) Finance
2 103 (23.41%) E-Commerce
3 80 (18.18%) Marketing
4 75 (17.05%) Degree
5 70 (15.91%) Banking
6 65 (14.77%) SQL
7 57 (12.95%) HTML
8 54 (12.27%) Project Management
9 52 (11.82%) SQL Server
9 52 (11.82%) Microsoft
10 51 (11.59%) .NET
11 49 (11.14%) Oracle
12 48 (10.91%) Java
13 44 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
14 43 (9.77%) MS Excel
14 43 (9.77%) SEO
15 42 (9.55%) Analytics
16 41 (9.32%) CSS
16 41 (9.32%) ITIL
16 41 (9.32%) Linux
16 41 (9.32%) C#
17 40 (9.09%) jQuery
18 36 (8.18%) Windows
19 35 (7.95%) Stakeholder Management
20 33 (7.50%) PRINCE2
21 32 (7.27%) JavaScript
22 31 (7.05%) UNIX
22 31 (7.05%) Scrum
22 31 (7.05%) Retail Banking
23 30 (6.82%) Pay per click

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 29 (6.59%) CMS
2 15 (3.41%) Tomcat
3 10 (2.27%) TIBCO EMS
3 10 (2.27%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
4 9 (2.05%) WebLogic
5 8 (1.82%) SAS
6 5 (1.14%) IIS
6 5 (1.14%) WebSphere
7 4 (0.91%) WebSphere Application Server
7 4 (0.91%) SharePoint
7 4 (0.91%) WordPress
8 2 (0.45%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.45%) Apache
9 1 (0.23%) Node.js
9 1 (0.23%) SAP Portal
9 1 (0.23%) IBM HTTP Server
9 1 (0.23%) Mule
9 1 (0.23%) DNN
Applications
1 43 (9.77%) MS Excel
2 12 (2.73%) Photoshop
3 8 (1.82%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (1.36%) MS Project
4 6 (1.36%) MS Office
5 4 (0.91%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.45%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 26 (5.91%) Magento
2 14 (3.18%) Oracle EBS
3 10 (2.27%) Google Analytics
3 10 (2.27%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
3 10 (2.27%) TIBCO iProcess
3 10 (2.27%) BusinessWorks
4 8 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
5 6 (1.36%) Dynamics AX
5 6 (1.36%) Dynamics NAV
6 5 (1.14%) Oracle Retail
6 5 (1.14%) Sage 200
6 5 (1.14%) Oracle EBS R12
7 4 (0.91%) PeopleSoft Financials
7 4 (0.91%) SAP CRM
8 3 (0.68%) Oracle Internet Expenses
8 3 (0.68%) Oracle Receivables
8 3 (0.68%) Oracle Cash Management
8 3 (0.68%) Oracle Assets
8 3 (0.68%) Oracle iProcurement
8 3 (0.68%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.59%) SaaS
2 3 (0.68%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.95%) Firewall
2 9 (2.05%) LAN
2 9 (2.05%) WAN
3 7 (1.59%) TCP/IP
3 7 (1.59%) VPN
4 5 (1.14%) HTTP
5 4 (0.91%) Wireless
6 3 (0.68%) DNS
7 2 (0.45%) VLAN
7 2 (0.45%) SSL
7 2 (0.45%) DHCP
7 2 (0.45%) SMS
8 1 (0.23%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (0.23%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.23%) LTE
8 1 (0.23%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.23%) IPsec
8 1 (0.23%) EIGRP
8 1 (0.23%) MPLS
8 1 (0.23%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (11.82%) SQL Server
2 21 (4.77%) Oracle Database
3 14 (3.18%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (2.95%) MySQL
5 10 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (1.36%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (1.36%) Oracle BI EE
6 6 (1.36%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (1.36%) Big Data
6 6 (1.36%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 6 (1.36%) Relational Database
7 5 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (0.91%) DB2
8 4 (0.91%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (0.68%) Informix
9 3 (0.68%) Oracle Discoverer
10 2 (0.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.45%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.23%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 12 (2.73%) Eclipse
1 12 (2.73%) Git (software)
2 10 (2.27%) Maven
2 10 (2.27%) Jenkins
3 9 (2.05%) Gerrit
3 9 (2.05%) Mockito
3 9 (2.05%) Ant
3 9 (2.05%) JUnit
4 5 (1.14%) SpecFlow
4 5 (1.14%) ClearCase
4 5 (1.14%) Dreamweaver
5 4 (0.91%) NUnit
5 4 (0.91%) Subversion
5 4 (0.91%) ReSharper
5 4 (0.91%) LoadRunner
5 4 (0.91%) TeamCity
5 4 (0.91%) Mercurial
5 4 (0.91%) Moq
5 4 (0.91%) Octopus Deploy
6 3 (0.68%) Visual Studio
General
1 165 (37.50%) Finance
2 80 (18.18%) Marketing
3 70 (15.91%) Banking
4 31 (7.05%) Retail Banking
5 22 (5.00%) Telecoms
6 20 (4.55%) Advertising
7 17 (3.86%) Back Office
8 12 (2.73%) Manufacturing
9 8 (1.82%) Greek Language
9 8 (1.82%) Polish Language
10 4 (0.91%) Billing
11 3 (0.68%) Legal
12 2 (0.45%) Games
12 2 (0.45%) Front Office
13 1 (0.23%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.23%) Electronics
13 1 (0.23%) Law
13 1 (0.23%) Publishing
13 1 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.23%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 82 (18.64%) Developer
2 55 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 52 (11.82%) Analyst
4 31 (7.05%) Consultant
5 24 (5.45%) Java Developer
6 19 (4.32%) E-Commerce Manager
7 18 (4.09%) Infrastructure Manager
7 18 (4.09%) Web Developer
8 15 (3.41%) Business Analyst
9 13 (2.95%) Designer
9 13 (2.95%) Senior Developer
10 12 (2.73%) Architect
11 11 (2.50%) Software Developer
11 11 (2.50%) Test Manager
11 11 (2.50%) Oracle Consultant
12 10 (2.27%) Delivery Manager
12 10 (2.27%) C# Developer
12 10 (2.27%) TIBCO Support
12 10 (2.27%) DBA
12 10 (2.27%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (12.95%) HTML
2 51 (11.59%) .NET
3 41 (9.32%) CSS
4 40 (9.09%) jQuery
5 29 (6.59%) ASP.NET
6 23 (5.23%) XML
7 22 (5.00%) Middleware
8 21 (4.77%) Web Services
9 18 (4.09%) XSLT
10 16 (3.64%) Java EE
11 14 (3.18%) Spring
12 13 (2.95%) WCF
12 13 (2.95%) J2EE
13 11 (2.50%) Hibernate
13 11 (2.50%) XHTML
14 10 (2.27%) Java SE
14 10 (2.27%) Rendezvous
14 10 (2.27%) CSS3
15 9 (2.05%) EJB 3.0
15 9 (2.05%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 13 (2.95%) Social Media
1 13 (2.95%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (1.82%) IBM Mainframe
2 8 (1.82%) Mainframe
2 8 (1.82%) Management Information System
2 8 (1.82%) Mobile App
3 7 (1.59%) Digital Media
3 7 (1.59%) EPoS
3 7 (1.59%) Copywriting
4 6 (1.36%) Computer Science
4 6 (1.36%) FMCG
5 5 (1.14%) Client/Server
5 5 (1.14%) Mathematics
6 4 (0.91%) Tandem
6 4 (0.91%) Cryptography
6 4 (0.91%) Replication
6 4 (0.91%) Clustering
6 4 (0.91%) Telematics
7 3 (0.68%) Data Extraction
7 3 (0.68%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 41 (9.32%) Linux
2 36 (8.18%) Windows
3 31 (7.05%) UNIX
4 12 (2.73%) Windows 7
5 5 (1.14%) Apple iOS
5 5 (1.14%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (0.91%) Android
7 3 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
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%) AIX
9 1 (0.23%) Solaris
9 1 (0.23%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (23.41%) E-Commerce
2 54 (12.27%) Project Management
3 44 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 43 (9.77%) SEO
5 42 (9.55%) Analytics
6 41 (9.32%) ITIL
7 35 (7.95%) Stakeholder Management
8 33 (7.50%) PRINCE2
9 31 (7.05%) Scrum
10 30 (6.82%) Pay per click
10 30 (6.82%) OO
10 30 (6.82%) Online Marketing
11 26 (5.91%) Web Development
12 25 (5.68%) Service Delivery
13 23 (5.23%) TDD
14 22 (5.00%) CRM
15 21 (4.77%) Problem Management
16 20 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
16 20 (4.55%) Customer Engagement
16 20 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 65 (14.77%) SQL
2 48 (10.91%) Java
3 41 (9.32%) C#
4 32 (7.27%) JavaScript
5 27 (6.14%) PHP
6 20 (4.55%) C
7 18 (4.09%) Shell Script
8 11 (2.50%) C++
9 10 (2.27%) T-SQL
10 9 (2.05%) XPath
11 7 (1.59%) PL/SQL
11 7 (1.59%) PHP5
12 6 (1.36%) Objective-C
13 5 (1.14%) ABAP
13 5 (1.14%) PHP4
14 3 (0.68%) COBOL
15 2 (0.45%) Ruby
15 2 (0.45%) SAPscript
15 2 (0.45%) CoffeeScript
16 1 (0.23%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 75 (17.05%) Degree
2 23 (5.23%) Security Cleared
3 13 (2.95%) HND
4 11 (2.50%) SC Cleared
5 8 (1.82%) Citrix Certification
5 8 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (1.36%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 6 (1.36%) ISEB
7 5 (1.14%) CISSP
8 4 (0.91%) EnCE
9 3 (0.68%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.45%) CEH
10 2 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (0.45%) CCNP
10 2 (0.45%) MCSE
10 2 (0.45%) MCSA
10 2 (0.45%) ACCA
11 1 (0.23%) AAT
11 1 (0.23%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 1 (0.23%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.18%) QA
2 10 (2.27%) PCI DSS
3 7 (1.59%) SLA
4 4 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (2.95%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.59%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.68%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (0.45%) vSphere
5 1 (0.23%) NFS
5 1 (0.23%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (1.82%) SCCM
1 8 (1.82%) SCOM
2 5 (1.14%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (0.68%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.23%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 52 (11.82%) Microsoft
2 49 (11.14%) Oracle
3 16 (3.64%) Google
4 11 (2.50%) VMware
4 11 (2.50%) IBM
4 11 (2.50%) Citrix
5 10 (2.27%) Adobe
5 10 (2.27%) TIBCO
6 9 (2.05%) SAP
7 8 (1.82%) Fujitsu
7 8 (1.82%) Sage
8 5 (1.14%) Facebook
8 5 (1.14%) Twitter
8 5 (1.14%) PeopleSoft
8 5 (1.14%) NetApp
8 5 (1.14%) JD Edwards
9 4 (0.91%) Retek
9 4 (0.91%) HP
9 4 (0.91%) Siebel
9 4 (0.91%) JBoss
Manchester, Lancashire
The People Network
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + flexible benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
MaryJaneFashion.com
Posted: Yesterday
Bolton, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £49000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum 15% of salary cash/benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £20k - 30k per year + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £17000.00 - £19000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + up to 25% bonus + Good benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £80,000 to £125,000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £70,000 to £105,000 per annum plus unrivalled package with bonus,
Posted: 6 days ago
Bury, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + bens + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus + Share options
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
boohoo.com
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Co-operative Group
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 9 days ago