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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 29 34 48
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +14
Permanent jobs citing Retail 267 229 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 6.88% 5.63% 4.97%
As % of the General category 18.59% 14.30% 13.19%
Number of salaries quoted 134 139 160
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,750 £55,000 £60,250
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
1436 1601 1456
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 36.99% 39.37% 37.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1107 1235 1204
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 31 August 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 31 August 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 +13 13 £34,500 +62.35% 1
Salford - 4 £50,000 -
Bolton +4 3 £30,000 +7.14%
Altrincham +5 2 £38,750 +19.23%
Retail
North West

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 183 (39.44%) Banking
2 136 (29.31%) Finance
3 91 (19.61%) Agile Software Development
4 87 (18.75%) Degree
4 87 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
5 86 (18.53%) Project Management
5 86 (18.53%) SQL
6 71 (15.30%) Oracle
7 70 (15.09%) E-Commerce
8 68 (14.66%) Java
9 62 (13.36%) UNIX
10 57 (12.28%) Microsoft
11 55 (11.85%) Linux
12 52 (11.21%) IBM
12 52 (11.21%) TDD
13 51 (10.99%) SDLC
14 49 (10.56%) XML
15 48 (10.34%) Logistics
16 47 (10.13%) Business Analysis
16 47 (10.13%) Retail Banking
17 46 (9.91%) PRINCE2
18 45 (9.70%) Windows
18 45 (9.70%) Stakeholder Management
19 44 (9.48%) Service Delivery
20 43 (9.27%) .NET
21 42 (9.05%) SQL Server
22 40 (8.62%) C++
23 38 (8.19%) Process Management
23 38 (8.19%) Data Centre
24 37 (7.97%) Risk Management

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 19 (4.09%) WebSphere
2 12 (2.59%) SharePoint
3 10 (2.16%) Apache
4 7 (1.51%) Node.js
5 6 (1.29%) SAS
6 5 (1.08%) Apache Spark
6 5 (1.08%) Apache Pig
7 2 (0.43%) CICS
8 1 (0.22%) Confluence
8 1 (0.22%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.22%) IIS
8 1 (0.22%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.22%) CMS
8 1 (0.22%) Oracle Self-Service HR
Applications
1 11 (2.37%) SPSS
2 9 (1.94%) MS Excel
3 7 (1.51%) Photoshop
4 5 (1.08%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.08%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (0.86%) MS Project
6 3 (0.65%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.43%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (2.59%) Magento
2 5 (1.08%) Unica
3 2 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.43%) Agresso
3 2 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.22%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.16%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.43%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.43%) SaaS
3 1 (0.22%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.22%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (3.66%) SAN
2 10 (2.16%) ATM
3 7 (1.51%) DNS
4 5 (1.08%) NAS
5 3 (0.65%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.65%) WAN
5 3 (0.65%) Firewall
6 2 (0.43%) DHCP
6 2 (0.43%) VPN
6 2 (0.43%) LAN
6 2 (0.43%) SSH
7 1 (0.22%) Network Security
7 1 (0.22%) VPLS
7 1 (0.22%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.22%) ISDN
7 1 (0.22%) PSTN
7 1 (0.22%) VoIP
7 1 (0.22%) WLAN
7 1 (0.22%) SSL
7 1 (0.22%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (9.05%) SQL Server
2 29 (6.25%) Big Data
3 25 (5.39%) Relational Database
4 22 (4.74%) RDBMS
5 18 (3.88%) Data Warehouse
5 18 (3.88%) MySQL
6 15 (3.23%) Oracle Database
7 14 (3.02%) BusinessObjects
7 14 (3.02%) Oracle Database 11g
7 14 (3.02%) Hadoop
8 12 (2.59%) IBM BigInsights
9 8 (1.72%) Oracle Reports
10 7 (1.51%) NoSQL
10 7 (1.51%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 6 (1.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 5 (1.08%) QlikView
12 5 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 5 (1.08%) Mahout
12 5 (1.08%) Apache Hive
13 3 (0.65%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 24 (5.17%) Maven
2 20 (4.31%) Git (software)
3 17 (3.66%) ClearCase
4 14 (3.02%) Team Foundation Server
5 12 (2.59%) Jenkins
6 11 (2.37%) Visual Studio
7 5 (1.08%) Selenium
7 5 (1.08%) JIRA
8 3 (0.65%) WebDriver
8 3 (0.65%) MSI
8 3 (0.65%) SpecFlow
8 3 (0.65%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.43%) Capybara
9 2 (0.43%) SoapUI
9 2 (0.43%) Dreamweaver
10 1 (0.22%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.22%) CruiseControl
10 1 (0.22%) LSMW
10 1 (0.22%) HP UFT
General
1 183 (39.44%) Banking
2 136 (29.31%) Finance
3 47 (10.13%) Retail Banking
4 23 (4.96%) Pharmaceutical
5 21 (4.53%) Marketing
6 19 (4.09%) Law
6 19 (4.09%) Manufacturing
7 15 (3.23%) Games
8 11 (2.37%) Back Office
9 9 (1.94%) Investment Banking
10 8 (1.72%) Telecoms
11 7 (1.51%) Advertising
12 6 (1.29%) Automotive
13 5 (1.08%) Legal
14 3 (0.65%) Corporate Banking
14 3 (0.65%) Electronics
15 2 (0.43%) Front Office
15 2 (0.43%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 78 (16.81%) Analyst
2 62 (13.36%) Developer
3 44 (9.48%) Project Manager
4 42 (9.05%) Consultant
5 36 (7.76%) Business Analyst
6 27 (5.82%) Software Engineer
7 25 (5.39%) Technical Specialist
8 22 (4.74%) Graduate
9 21 (4.53%) .NET Developer
10 20 (4.31%) Software Developer
10 20 (4.31%) Architect
11 16 (3.45%) UNIX Specialist
12 13 (2.80%) Technical Leader
12 13 (2.80%) Junior
12 13 (2.80%) Test Analyst
12 13 (2.80%) DBA
13 12 (2.59%) Technology Consultant
13 12 (2.59%) Head of Technology
14 11 (2.37%) Delivery Manager
15 10 (2.16%) Wintel Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (10.56%) XML
2 43 (9.27%) .NET
3 35 (7.54%) HTML
4 28 (6.03%) REST
5 26 (5.60%) SOAP
6 25 (5.39%) Spring
7 24 (5.17%) RabbitMQ
7 24 (5.17%) Servlets
7 24 (5.17%) JMS
7 24 (5.17%) WSDL
7 24 (5.17%) Hibernate
7 24 (5.17%) ActiveMQ
7 24 (5.17%) JSON
8 23 (4.96%) Java EE
8 23 (4.96%) ASP.NET
8 23 (4.96%) CSS
9 15 (3.23%) HTML5
10 14 (3.02%) Web Services
10 14 (3.02%) jQuery
11 10 (2.16%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 87 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (8.19%) Data Centre
3 25 (5.39%) Enterprise Software
4 23 (4.96%) Management Information System
5 14 (3.02%) Mobile App
6 11 (2.37%) Clustering
7 10 (2.16%) Social Media
7 10 (2.16%) EPoS
7 10 (2.16%) LPAR
8 8 (1.72%) Computer Science
9 6 (1.29%) Visualisation
9 6 (1.29%) Life Science
10 5 (1.08%) Ontologies
10 5 (1.08%) Artificial Intelligence
10 5 (1.08%) Client/Server
10 5 (1.08%) HACMP
11 4 (0.86%) Replication
11 4 (0.86%) FMCG
12 3 (0.65%) Blog
12 3 (0.65%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 62 (13.36%) UNIX
2 55 (11.85%) Linux
3 45 (9.70%) Windows
4 14 (3.02%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (2.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (2.37%) Solaris
6 6 (1.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (1.29%) AIX
7 5 (1.08%) Windows 2000 Server
8 3 (0.65%) Windows 7
8 3 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.43%) zOS
9 2 (0.43%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.22%) Android
10 1 (0.22%) HPUX
10 1 (0.22%) SUSE
10 1 (0.22%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (19.61%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (18.53%) Project Management
3 70 (15.09%) E-Commerce
4 52 (11.21%) TDD
5 51 (10.99%) SDLC
6 48 (10.34%) Logistics
7 47 (10.13%) Business Analysis
8 46 (9.91%) PRINCE2
9 45 (9.70%) Stakeholder Management
10 44 (9.48%) Service Delivery
11 38 (8.19%) Process Management
12 37 (7.97%) Risk Management
13 35 (7.54%) ITIL
13 35 (7.54%) Mentoring
14 31 (6.68%) Software Engineering
15 28 (6.03%) Change Management
16 27 (5.82%) Coaching
16 27 (5.82%) Analytics
17 26 (5.60%) Continuous Improvement
17 26 (5.60%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 86 (18.53%) SQL
2 68 (14.66%) Java
3 40 (8.62%) C++
4 28 (6.03%) C
5 27 (5.82%) C#
6 25 (5.39%) JavaScript
7 23 (4.96%) PHP
8 16 (3.45%) Ruby
9 11 (2.37%) PL/SQL
10 10 (2.16%) R
10 10 (2.16%) Shell Script
10 10 (2.16%) VB
11 9 (1.94%) VB.NET
12 6 (1.29%) Python
13 5 (1.08%) SPARQL
13 5 (1.08%) Perl
14 4 (0.86%) T-SQL
14 4 (0.86%) PowerShell
15 2 (0.43%) VBScript
15 2 (0.43%) VBA
Qualifications
1 87 (18.75%) Degree
2 24 (5.17%) CISA
3 13 (2.80%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (2.80%) ACCA
4 12 (2.59%) ITIL Certification
5 11 (2.37%) ISTQB
5 11 (2.37%) CISSP
5 11 (2.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 10 (2.16%) CISM
6 10 (2.16%) MCSE
6 10 (2.16%) MCITP
7 9 (1.94%) ISEB
8 5 (1.08%) ISEB Practitioner
9 4 (0.86%) PMI Certification
10 3 (0.65%) PMP
11 2 (0.43%) CCA
11 2 (0.43%) IIBA
12 1 (0.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 1 (0.22%) CITP
12 1 (0.22%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (6.25%) QA
2 9 (1.94%) SLA
3 5 (1.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.43%) FATCA
4 2 (0.43%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.22%) MiFID
5 1 (0.22%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.22%) EMIR
System Software
1 21 (4.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (3.23%) Active Directory
3 9 (1.94%) Oracle RAC
4 5 (1.08%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 5 (1.08%) NFS
4 5 (1.08%) Samba
4 5 (1.08%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 5 (1.08%) HDFS
5 2 (0.43%) ACF2
5 2 (0.43%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (0.43%) RACF
6 1 (0.22%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (1.94%) Data Guard
2 5 (1.08%) Tivoli
2 5 (1.08%) Ambari
2 5 (1.08%) Oozie
3 3 (0.65%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.43%) zSecure
4 2 (0.43%) SCCM
5 1 (0.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 71 (15.30%) Oracle
2 57 (12.28%) Microsoft
3 52 (11.21%) IBM
4 24 (5.17%) Teradata
5 22 (4.74%) VMware
5 22 (4.74%) Capita
6 17 (3.66%) Tableau
7 12 (2.59%) Hortonworks
8 11 (2.37%) Google
9 10 (2.16%) Citrix
9 10 (2.16%) Hitachi
9 10 (2.16%) Actimize
10 9 (1.94%) SAP
10 9 (1.94%) Cisco
11 8 (1.72%) Zend
12 7 (1.51%) Red Hat
13 6 (1.29%) HP
14 5 (1.08%) IronPort
14 5 (1.08%) Cognos
14 5 (1.08%) Sun
Stockport, Cheshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £24000 - £45000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
The MRJ Group
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + BONUSES
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 + PACKAGE
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60K to 85K
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000 to £75,000 plus attractive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30, 000 - £65,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £60,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £55,000 with benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £84,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £55,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ComputAppoint
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £50k - 55k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £25k - 40k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
The MRJ Group
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The MRJ Group
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 5 days ago