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

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 41 45 56
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +11
Permanent jobs citing Retail 215 198 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 5.32% 5.29% 4.55%
As % of the General category 13.35% 14.05% 13.32%
Number of salaries quoted 132 167 116
Average salary £37,500 £44,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.73% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £29,000 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £59,750 £62,500 £63,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -3.37%
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
1611 1409 1291
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 39.83% 37.61% 34.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1290 1164 1091
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
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 September 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 September 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 11 £23,500 -41.25% 5
Bolton +6 8 £28,000 -17.03% 1
Stockport -5 6 £21,250 -26.72%
Wigan -10 1 £22,500 -50.00% 1
Altrincham - 1 £32,500 - 1
Rochdale - 1 £35,000 -
Retail
North West

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

1 149 (34.65%) Finance
2 100 (23.26%) E-Commerce
3 81 (18.84%) Banking
4 80 (18.60%) Marketing
5 77 (17.91%) Agile Software Development
6 62 (14.42%) Degree
7 60 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
8 55 (12.79%) SQL Server
9 49 (11.40%) SQL
10 48 (11.16%) Java
11 47 (10.93%) C#
11 47 (10.93%) Oracle
11 47 (10.93%) Project Management
12 45 (10.47%) SEO
12 45 (10.47%) .NET
12 45 (10.47%) Analytics
13 42 (9.77%) Microsoft
14 39 (9.07%) HTML
15 38 (8.84%) Linux
15 38 (8.84%) Online Marketing
16 37 (8.60%) ITIL
16 37 (8.60%) Pay per click
17 36 (8.37%) MS Excel
18 35 (8.14%) CRM
19 34 (7.91%) CSS
19 34 (7.91%) Retail Banking
20 30 (6.98%) ASP.NET
20 30 (6.98%) Scrum
21 29 (6.74%) CMS
21 29 (6.74%) jQuery

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 (6.74%) CMS
2 12 (2.79%) Tomcat
3 11 (2.56%) IIS
4 10 (2.33%) TIBCO EMS
4 10 (2.33%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
5 6 (1.40%) WordPress
6 5 (1.16%) SAS
6 5 (1.16%) WebSphere
7 4 (0.93%) WebSphere Application Server
7 4 (0.93%) WebLogic
7 4 (0.93%) Apache
8 3 (0.70%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.47%) Umbraco
9 2 (0.47%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.23%) Node.js
10 1 (0.23%) SAP Portal
10 1 (0.23%) IBM HTTP Server
10 1 (0.23%) Mule
Applications
1 36 (8.37%) MS Excel
2 12 (2.79%) Photoshop
3 11 (2.56%) FastStats
4 6 (1.40%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (1.16%) MS Project
6 4 (0.93%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (0.70%) MS Office
8 2 (0.47%) MS Visio
9 1 (0.23%) PowerPivot
9 1 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 28 (6.51%) Magento
2 10 (2.33%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
2 10 (2.33%) TIBCO iProcess
2 10 (2.33%) BusinessWorks
2 10 (2.33%) Oracle EBS
3 9 (2.09%) SAP CRM
3 9 (2.09%) SAP MM
4 8 (1.86%) SAP Retail
4 8 (1.86%) Google Analytics
4 8 (1.86%) SAP SD
4 8 (1.86%) SAP WM
5 7 (1.63%) Dynamics CRM
6 6 (1.40%) Dynamics NAV
6 6 (1.40%) Sage 200
7 4 (0.93%) Dynamics AX
7 4 (0.93%) SAP CO
7 4 (0.93%) PeopleSoft Financials
7 4 (0.93%) SAP FI
7 4 (0.93%) SAP FI/CO
7 4 (0.93%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.70%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.02%) Firewall
2 11 (2.56%) SMS
3 7 (1.63%) LAN
3 7 (1.63%) WAN
4 5 (1.16%) HTTP
4 5 (1.16%) TCP/IP
4 5 (1.16%) VPN
5 3 (0.70%) DNS
6 2 (0.47%) VLAN
6 2 (0.47%) SSL
6 2 (0.47%) DHCP
6 2 (0.47%) Internet
6 2 (0.47%) Wireless
7 1 (0.23%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (0.23%) IPsec
7 1 (0.23%) EIGRP
7 1 (0.23%) MPLS
7 1 (0.23%) OSPF
7 1 (0.23%) Broadband
7 1 (0.23%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (12.79%) SQL Server
2 17 (3.95%) Oracle Database
3 12 (2.79%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (2.56%) Oracle Database 11g
5 9 (2.09%) MySQL
5 9 (2.09%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (1.86%) Big Data
7 6 (1.40%) Oracle BI EE
7 6 (1.40%) Oracle Reports
7 6 (1.40%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 5 (1.16%) Oracle Discoverer
9 4 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (0.93%) DB2
9 4 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (0.70%) Informix
10 3 (0.70%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (0.47%) DTS
11 2 (0.47%) Hadoop
11 2 (0.47%) MongoDB
11 2 (0.47%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 11 (2.56%) ClearCase
2 7 (1.63%) Selenium
3 6 (1.40%) Eclipse
3 6 (1.40%) JUnit
4 5 (1.16%) Jenkins
4 5 (1.16%) WebDriver
4 5 (1.16%) Git (software)
4 5 (1.16%) Maven
5 4 (0.93%) Subversion
5 4 (0.93%) LSMW
5 4 (0.93%) LoadRunner
5 4 (0.93%) Ant
5 4 (0.93%) Mockito
5 4 (0.93%) Gerrit
6 3 (0.70%) Visual Studio
7 2 (0.47%) Dreamweaver
8 1 (0.23%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.23%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.23%) Moq
8 1 (0.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 149 (34.65%) Finance
2 81 (18.84%) Banking
3 80 (18.60%) Marketing
4 34 (7.91%) Retail Banking
5 23 (5.35%) Telecoms
6 15 (3.49%) Manufacturing
6 15 (3.49%) Advertising
7 10 (2.33%) Billing
8 8 (1.86%) Back Office
9 6 (1.40%) Greek Language
9 6 (1.40%) Polish Language
10 4 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.47%) Front Office
12 1 (0.23%) Games
12 1 (0.23%) Publishing
12 1 (0.23%) Automotive
12 1 (0.23%) Law
12 1 (0.23%) Electronics
12 1 (0.23%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.23%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 79 (18.37%) Developer
2 58 (13.49%) Analyst
3 47 (10.93%) Project Manager
4 39 (9.07%) Consultant
5 24 (5.58%) Java Developer
6 21 (4.88%) E-Commerce Manager
6 21 (4.88%) SAP Consultant
7 17 (3.95%) Web Developer
8 16 (3.72%) Senior Developer
8 16 (3.72%) Architect
9 15 (3.49%) Business Analyst
9 15 (3.49%) Infrastructure Manager
10 14 (3.26%) C# Developer
11 13 (3.02%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
11 13 (3.02%) Test Analyst
11 13 (3.02%) Delivery Manager
12 12 (2.79%) Technical Specialist
12 12 (2.79%) CRM Manager
13 11 (2.56%) PPC Manager
13 11 (2.56%) PPC Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (10.47%) .NET
2 39 (9.07%) HTML
3 34 (7.91%) CSS
4 30 (6.98%) ASP.NET
5 29 (6.74%) jQuery
6 28 (6.51%) Middleware
7 21 (4.88%) Web Services
7 21 (4.88%) XML
8 18 (4.19%) Java EE
8 18 (4.19%) J2EE
9 16 (3.72%) XSLT
10 15 (3.49%) EDI
11 13 (3.02%) XHTML
11 13 (3.02%) Spring
12 10 (2.33%) Java SE
12 10 (2.33%) WCF
12 10 (2.33%) SOAP
12 10 (2.33%) Rendezvous
13 9 (2.09%) CSS3
13 9 (2.09%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 60 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (3.26%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (3.02%) User Experience
4 12 (2.79%) Social Media
5 10 (2.33%) Client/Server
5 10 (2.33%) Mainframe
6 9 (2.09%) IBM Mainframe
6 9 (2.09%) Mathematics
7 8 (1.86%) Management Information System
8 7 (1.63%) Digital Media
8 7 (1.63%) FMCG
9 6 (1.40%) Mobile App
10 5 (1.16%) EPoS
10 5 (1.16%) Copywriting
11 4 (0.93%) Cryptography
11 4 (0.93%) Tandem
11 4 (0.93%) Computer Science
11 4 (0.93%) HACMP
12 3 (0.70%) Blog
13 2 (0.47%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 38 (8.84%) Linux
2 28 (6.51%) Windows
3 25 (5.81%) UNIX
4 10 (2.33%) Windows 7
5 5 (1.16%) Apple iOS
5 5 (1.16%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (0.93%) Android
7 3 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.47%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.23%) AIX
9 1 (0.23%) Solaris
9 1 (0.23%) Windows CE
9 1 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.23%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (23.26%) E-Commerce
2 77 (17.91%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (10.93%) Project Management
4 45 (10.47%) SEO
4 45 (10.47%) Analytics
5 38 (8.84%) Online Marketing
6 37 (8.60%) ITIL
6 37 (8.60%) Pay per click
7 35 (8.14%) CRM
8 30 (6.98%) Scrum
9 27 (6.28%) Stakeholder Management
9 27 (6.28%) Logistics
10 25 (5.81%) PRINCE2
11 24 (5.58%) Content Management
11 24 (5.58%) Mentoring
12 23 (5.35%) Coaching
13 22 (5.12%) OO
13 22 (5.12%) Web Analytics
14 20 (4.65%) MVC
15 19 (4.42%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 49 (11.40%) SQL
2 48 (11.16%) Java
3 47 (10.93%) C#
4 26 (6.05%) JavaScript
5 24 (5.58%) PHP
5 24 (5.58%) C
6 17 (3.95%) C++
7 16 (3.72%) ABAP
7 16 (3.72%) Shell Script
8 9 (2.09%) T-SQL
9 5 (1.16%) PL/SQL
9 5 (1.16%) PHP5
9 5 (1.16%) PHP4
10 4 (0.93%) XPath
10 4 (0.93%) COBOL
11 3 (0.70%) Objective-C
12 2 (0.47%) SAPscript
13 1 (0.23%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.23%) VBA
13 1 (0.23%) Perl
Qualifications
1 62 (14.42%) Degree
2 23 (5.35%) Security Cleared
3 7 (1.63%) ISEB
4 6 (1.40%) SC Cleared
4 6 (1.40%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 6 (1.40%) Citrix Certification
4 6 (1.40%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (1.16%) CISSP
6 4 (0.93%) EnCE
6 4 (0.93%) HND
7 3 (0.70%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.47%) CCNP
8 2 (0.47%) MCSE
8 2 (0.47%) MCSA
8 2 (0.47%) ACCA
9 1 (0.23%) AAT
9 1 (0.23%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 1 (0.23%) CISA
9 1 (0.23%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.86%) QA
2 6 (1.40%) PCI DSS
3 5 (1.16%) SLA
4 4 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (2.56%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.40%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (1.16%) Oracle RMAN
4 4 (0.93%) PowerHA
5 3 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (0.47%) vSphere
7 1 (0.23%) NFS
7 1 (0.23%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (1.40%) Data Guard
1 6 (1.40%) SCCM
1 6 (1.40%) SCOM
2 4 (0.93%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.23%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 47 (10.93%) Oracle
2 42 (9.77%) Microsoft
3 26 (6.05%) SAP
4 19 (4.42%) Google
5 12 (2.79%) IBM
6 10 (2.33%) TIBCO
7 9 (2.09%) VMware
8 7 (1.63%) Sage
8 7 (1.63%) Citrix
9 6 (1.40%) Fujitsu
9 6 (1.40%) Facebook
9 6 (1.40%) Twitter
10 5 (1.16%) PeopleSoft
10 5 (1.16%) JD Edwards
11 4 (0.93%) Retek
11 4 (0.93%) HP
11 4 (0.93%) Adobe
11 4 (0.93%) Siebel
11 4 (0.93%) JBoss
12 3 (0.70%) Business Objects
Greater Manchester
Search Consultancy
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bury, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £16000 - £21000 per annum + bens
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The MRJ Group
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
The MRJ Group
Salary: £3000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
The MRJ Group
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £80,000 to £130,000 per annum + package
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £85,000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
The MRJ Group
Salary: £300 per day + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum + excellent bonus + package
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum + strong package
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £36125 - £44625 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bury, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £100,000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £20k - 30k per year + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The MRJ Group
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hot Rec
Salary: Market related
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £64000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Greater Manchester
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 45k per year
Posted: 6 days ago