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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 33 41 45
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +4
Permanent jobs citing Retail 223 208 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 6.57% 5.33% 5.63%
As % of the General category 17.27% 13.43% 14.96%
Number of salaries quoted 143 136 170
Average salary £37,500 £47,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +23.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+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
1291 1549 1598
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 38.03% 39.70% 37.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1004 1188 1291
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,400 £55,700 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015. 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
Stockport +20 23 £34,500 -31.00% 3
Salford +5 4 £50,000 +112.76%
Bury +5 3 £25,000 +6.38% 3
Bolton +3 3 £30,000 -33.33%
Cheadle - 3 £37,500 -
Wigan +5 1 £37,500 -28.57%
Retail
North West

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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.

1 175 (38.13%) Banking
2 137 (29.85%) Finance
3 102 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 82 (17.86%) Project Management
4 82 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
5 76 (16.56%) E-Commerce
6 75 (16.34%) SQL
6 75 (16.34%) Degree
7 72 (15.69%) Java
8 69 (15.03%) UNIX
9 67 (14.60%) TDD
10 63 (13.73%) Microsoft
11 62 (13.51%) Oracle
12 61 (13.29%) Linux
13 59 (12.85%) XML
14 58 (12.64%) Business Analysis
15 55 (11.98%) SQL Server
15 55 (11.98%) HTML
16 52 (11.33%) PRINCE2
16 52 (11.33%) Windows
17 50 (10.89%) Retail Banking
18 48 (10.46%) .NET
19 46 (10.02%) Stakeholder Management
20 45 (9.80%) JavaScript
21 43 (9.37%) C++
21 43 (9.37%) Logistics
21 43 (9.37%) SDLC
22 42 (9.15%) C#
22 42 (9.15%) Service Delivery
23 39 (8.50%) CSS

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 18 (3.92%) SharePoint
2 15 (3.27%) WebSphere
3 8 (1.74%) Node.js
4 5 (1.09%) CICS
5 2 (0.44%) SAS
5 2 (0.44%) nginx
6 1 (0.22%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.22%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.22%) CMS
6 1 (0.22%) Drupal
6 1 (0.22%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.22%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.22%) IIS
6 1 (0.22%) Apache
Applications
1 16 (3.49%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.96%) MS Visio
2 9 (1.96%) Photoshop
3 7 (1.53%) MS Office
3 7 (1.53%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (1.31%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.65%) MS Project
6 1 (0.22%) SPSS
6 1 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 13 (2.83%) Magento
2 4 (0.87%) Agresso
3 3 (0.65%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.22%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.22%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.40%) Google Analytics
2 5 (1.09%) Office 365
3 3 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.44%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.44%) SaaS
4 2 (0.44%) Force.com
5 1 (0.22%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.22%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.40%) VPN
1 11 (2.40%) SAN
2 10 (2.18%) ATM
2 10 (2.18%) TCP/IP
3 9 (1.96%) WAN
4 7 (1.53%) Firewall
5 6 (1.31%) DHCP
5 6 (1.31%) DNS
6 5 (1.09%) ISDN
6 5 (1.09%) PSTN
6 5 (1.09%) VoIP
6 5 (1.09%) WLAN
6 5 (1.09%) VPLS
6 5 (1.09%) Internet
6 5 (1.09%) MPLS
6 5 (1.09%) BGP
7 4 (0.87%) Unified Communications
7 4 (0.87%) LAN
8 1 (0.22%) SSL
8 1 (0.22%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (11.98%) SQL Server
2 29 (6.32%) Relational Database
3 23 (5.01%) RDBMS
4 17 (3.70%) MySQL
5 13 (2.83%) Oracle Database
6 10 (2.18%) Big Data
6 10 (2.18%) Oracle Database 11g
7 8 (1.74%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (1.53%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (1.53%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (1.53%) NoSQL
9 6 (1.31%) Hadoop
9 6 (1.31%) Oracle Reports
10 5 (1.09%) DB2
10 5 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (0.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (0.87%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 1 (0.22%) QlikView
13 1 (0.22%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 28 (6.10%) Maven
2 20 (4.36%) Git (software)
3 15 (3.27%) ClearCase
4 12 (2.61%) Jenkins
5 10 (2.18%) Visual Studio
6 9 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (1.31%) Moq
7 6 (1.31%) ReSharper
7 6 (1.31%) SpecFlow
7 6 (1.31%) NUnit
8 4 (0.87%) JIRA
9 2 (0.44%) MSI
9 2 (0.44%) Dreamweaver
9 2 (0.44%) SoapUI
9 2 (0.44%) Selenium
10 1 (0.22%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.22%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.22%) HP UFT
10 1 (0.22%) CruiseControl
General
1 175 (38.13%) Banking
2 137 (29.85%) Finance
3 50 (10.89%) Retail Banking
4 36 (7.84%) Marketing
5 17 (3.70%) Manufacturing
6 13 (2.83%) Games
7 12 (2.61%) Back Office
8 8 (1.74%) Telecoms
8 8 (1.74%) Advertising
9 7 (1.53%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (0.87%) Financial Institution
10 4 (0.87%) Investment Banking
11 3 (0.65%) General Ledger
12 2 (0.44%) Front Office
12 2 (0.44%) Electronics
12 2 (0.44%) Law
13 1 (0.22%) Legal
13 1 (0.22%) Automotive
13 1 (0.22%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 77 (16.78%) Analyst
1 77 (16.78%) Developer
2 42 (9.15%) Project Manager
2 42 (9.15%) Business Analyst
3 35 (7.63%) Consultant
4 30 (6.54%) Software Engineer
5 27 (5.88%) Software Developer
6 22 (4.79%) .NET Developer
7 19 (4.14%) Technical Specialist
8 17 (3.70%) Graduate
9 14 (3.05%) Technology Consultant
10 12 (2.61%) Architect
10 12 (2.61%) Junior
10 12 (2.61%) Senior Manager
10 12 (2.61%) Senior Developer
10 12 (2.61%) Technical Leader
11 10 (2.18%) UNIX Specialist
11 10 (2.18%) Designer
12 9 (1.96%) IT Project Manager
12 9 (1.96%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (12.85%) XML
2 55 (11.98%) HTML
3 48 (10.46%) .NET
4 39 (8.50%) CSS
5 35 (7.63%) JSON
6 32 (6.97%) REST
7 30 (6.54%) SOAP
8 29 (6.32%) Spring
9 28 (6.10%) Servlets
9 28 (6.10%) JMS
9 28 (6.10%) WSDL
9 28 (6.10%) Hibernate
9 28 (6.10%) ASP.NET
9 28 (6.10%) ActiveMQ
9 28 (6.10%) RabbitMQ
10 25 (5.45%) jQuery
11 23 (5.01%) Java EE
12 20 (4.36%) HTML5
13 14 (3.05%) WCF
14 12 (2.61%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 82 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (6.54%) Enterprise Software
3 15 (3.27%) Mobile App
4 14 (3.05%) Data Centre
5 12 (2.61%) EPoS
6 10 (2.18%) Mainframe
6 10 (2.18%) Computer Science
7 6 (1.31%) Management Information System
8 5 (1.09%) Client/Server
8 5 (1.09%) Clustering
8 5 (1.09%) IBM Mainframe
8 5 (1.09%) FMCG
8 5 (1.09%) LPAR
8 5 (1.09%) Visualisation
9 4 (0.87%) Social Media
9 4 (0.87%) HACMP
10 3 (0.65%) Blog
10 3 (0.65%) User Experience
11 2 (0.44%) Blackberry
11 2 (0.44%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 69 (15.03%) UNIX
2 61 (13.29%) Linux
3 52 (11.33%) Windows
4 9 (1.96%) Solaris
5 6 (1.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (1.09%) AIX
6 5 (1.09%) zOS
7 4 (0.87%) Apple iOS
7 4 (0.87%) Android
8 3 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.44%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.44%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.44%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.22%) SUSE
10 1 (0.22%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.22%) HPUX
10 1 (0.22%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (17.86%) Project Management
3 76 (16.56%) E-Commerce
4 67 (14.60%) TDD
5 58 (12.64%) Business Analysis
6 52 (11.33%) PRINCE2
7 46 (10.02%) Stakeholder Management
8 43 (9.37%) Logistics
8 43 (9.37%) SDLC
9 42 (9.15%) Service Delivery
10 37 (8.06%) ITIL
11 36 (7.84%) Software Engineering
12 32 (6.97%) Mentoring
13 29 (6.32%) Risk Management
14 28 (6.10%) Migration
14 28 (6.10%) Process Management
15 27 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
15 27 (5.88%) Coaching
16 26 (5.66%) Software Architecture
17 25 (5.45%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 75 (16.34%) SQL
2 72 (15.69%) Java
3 45 (9.80%) JavaScript
4 43 (9.37%) C++
5 42 (9.15%) C#
6 36 (7.84%) C
7 22 (4.79%) PHP
8 16 (3.49%) Ruby
9 14 (3.05%) VB
10 10 (2.18%) Shell Script
10 10 (2.18%) PL/SQL
11 9 (1.96%) VB.NET
12 8 (1.74%) PowerShell
13 7 (1.53%) Python
14 6 (1.31%) Perl
15 3 (0.65%) VBA
16 2 (0.44%) X++
16 2 (0.44%) T-SQL
16 2 (0.44%) VBScript
17 1 (0.22%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 75 (16.34%) Degree
2 17 (3.70%) CISA
3 15 (3.27%) ISEB
4 12 (2.61%) ISTQB
5 11 (2.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 10 (2.18%) CISSP
7 8 (1.74%) ITIL Certification
8 7 (1.53%) ACCA
9 5 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (1.09%) CCNP
9 5 (1.09%) CCNA
10 4 (0.87%) CISM
10 4 (0.87%) SC Cleared
10 4 (0.87%) Security Cleared
11 3 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 3 (0.65%) PMI Certification
11 3 (0.65%) ISEB Practitioner
11 3 (0.65%) CCA
12 2 (0.44%) PMP
13 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (6.32%) QA
2 10 (2.18%) SLA
3 5 (1.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.44%) FATCA
5 1 (0.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (4.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (2.18%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.09%) RACF
3 5 (1.09%) ACF2
4 4 (0.87%) NFS
4 4 (0.87%) Samba
4 4 (0.87%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (0.87%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (0.22%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.22%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.22%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (1.09%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 4 (0.87%) Tivoli
2 4 (0.87%) Data Guard
3 2 (0.44%) SCCM
3 2 (0.44%) Puppet
4 1 (0.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.22%) Nagios
Vendors
1 63 (13.73%) Microsoft
2 62 (13.51%) Oracle
3 33 (7.19%) IBM
4 23 (5.01%) VMware
5 16 (3.49%) Cisco
6 14 (3.05%) Teradata
6 14 (3.05%) Capita
6 14 (3.05%) Google
7 12 (2.61%) SAP
8 10 (2.18%) Business Objects
8 10 (2.18%) HP
8 10 (2.18%) Actimize
9 7 (1.53%) Zend
10 5 (1.09%) Hitachi
10 5 (1.09%) EMC
11 4 (0.87%) Nortel
11 4 (0.87%) Avaya
11 4 (0.87%) Sun
11 4 (0.87%) BMC
11 4 (0.87%) Veritas
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
IBM
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
IBM
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions Limited
Salary: + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k - £60k plus attractive benefits, 30 days holiday and extensive ca
Posted: 2 days ago
Bury, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The MRJ Group
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £24000 - £45000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Good bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 to £60,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 to £55,000 with benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 up to £84,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 to £55,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Capita ITPS
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30-40,000 + Flexible Working + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago