The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 24 25 25
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Permanent jobs citing Retail 37 57 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 6.58% 9.03% 8.70%
As % of the General category 18.14% 25.22% 28.80%
Number of salaries quoted 32 53 53
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £43,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,200 £29,500 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £87,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%
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 Merseyside region.

General Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
204 226 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 36.30% 35.82% 30.21%
Number of salaries quoted 183 191 178
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £25,000 £23,900
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,400 £60,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Retail across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Retail
Salary Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Retail across the Merseyside region.

Retail Salary Trend in Merseyside

Retail
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Retail across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Retail Salary Histogram in Merseyside

Retail
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
Liverpool -3 32 £40,000 -0.62% 7
Southport - 2 £42,500 -
Wirral -8 1 £38,000 -14.60%
Retail
North West

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 24 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 23 (38.33%) Linux
3 20 (33.33%) OO
3 20 (33.33%) MVC
3 20 (33.33%) TDD
4 16 (26.67%) HTML
4 16 (26.67%) JavaScript
4 16 (26.67%) PHP
4 16 (26.67%) MySQL
4 16 (26.67%) CSS
5 15 (25.00%) jQuery
6 14 (23.33%) Unit Testing
6 14 (23.33%) Degree
6 14 (23.33%) Information Security
6 14 (23.33%) ISSAP
6 14 (23.33%) ISSMP
6 14 (23.33%) Ajax
6 14 (23.33%) Apache
6 14 (23.33%) CISSP
6 14 (23.33%) CISM
7 13 (21.67%) OO PHP
8 12 (20.00%) Finance
9 11 (18.33%) Law
9 11 (18.33%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (16.67%) EPoS
10 10 (16.67%) Windows
11 9 (15.00%) Mentoring
12 8 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
12 8 (13.33%) CheckPoint
12 8 (13.33%) Firewall

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 14 (23.33%) Apache
2 6 (10.00%) Node.js
3 1 (1.67%) IIS
3 1 (1.67%) Mule
Applications
1 1 (1.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.67%) Spreadsheet
1 1 (1.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (5.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
1 8 (13.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (26.67%) MySQL
2 7 (11.67%) SQL Server
3 6 (10.00%) NoSQL
4 3 (5.00%) Oracle Database
4 3 (5.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.67%) SAP BW
5 1 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.67%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.67%) Infinispan
5 1 (1.67%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 7 (11.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.67%) Subversion
2 4 (6.67%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.67%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.67%) Selenium
3 1 (1.67%) Firebug
3 1 (1.67%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (1.67%) Maven
3 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 12 (20.00%) Finance
2 11 (18.33%) Law
3 3 (5.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.33%) Banking
4 2 (3.33%) Legal
4 2 (3.33%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.67%) Billing
Job Titles
1 19 (31.67%) Developer
2 13 (21.67%) Security Engineer
2 13 (21.67%) Information Security Engineer
3 9 (15.00%) Team Leader
4 6 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 6 (10.00%) Analyst
5 5 (8.33%) Project Manager
5 5 (8.33%) Java Developer
5 5 (8.33%) PHP Developer
6 4 (6.67%) Technical Manager
6 4 (6.67%) Technical Project Manager
7 3 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (5.00%) Systems Analyst
7 3 (5.00%) Web Developer
7 3 (5.00%) Architect
7 3 (5.00%) Senior Architect
7 3 (5.00%) Senior Solutions Architect
7 3 (5.00%) Development Team Leader
8 2 (3.33%) Senior Security Engineer
8 2 (3.33%) Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (26.67%) HTML
1 16 (26.67%) CSS
2 15 (25.00%) jQuery
3 14 (23.33%) Ajax
4 7 (11.67%) ASP.NET
4 7 (11.67%) .NET
4 7 (11.67%) WCF
4 7 (11.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 7 (11.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (10.00%) RESTful
6 4 (6.67%) SOAP
6 4 (6.67%) REST
7 1 (1.67%) Hibernate
7 1 (1.67%) J2EE
7 1 (1.67%) Velocity
7 1 (1.67%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.67%) JSON
7 1 (1.67%) OpenLaszlo
7 1 (1.67%) HornetQ
7 1 (1.67%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.67%) EPoS
2 6 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 23 (38.33%) Linux
2 10 (16.67%) Windows
3 8 (13.33%) UNIX
4 1 (1.67%) Android
4 1 (1.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 20 (33.33%) OO
2 20 (33.33%) MVC
2 20 (33.33%) TDD
3 14 (23.33%) Unit Testing
3 14 (23.33%) Information Security
4 13 (21.67%) OO PHP
5 11 (18.33%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (15.00%) Mentoring
7 7 (11.67%) Automated Testing
8 6 (10.00%) BDD
8 6 (10.00%) Web Application Development
8 6 (10.00%) Data Protection
8 6 (10.00%) ITIL
8 6 (10.00%) Information Security Management
8 6 (10.00%) Security Management
9 5 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (6.67%) Performance Management
10 4 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (6.67%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 16 (26.67%) JavaScript
1 16 (26.67%) PHP
2 7 (11.67%) C#
3 6 (10.00%) Ruby
4 5 (8.33%) Java
5 1 (1.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (23.33%) Degree
1 14 (23.33%) ISSAP
1 14 (23.33%) ISSMP
1 14 (23.33%) CISSP
1 14 (23.33%) CISM
2 3 (5.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.00%) PCI DSS
1 6 (10.00%) COBIT
1 6 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 8 (13.33%) CheckPoint
1 8 (13.33%) Cisco
2 7 (11.67%) Microsoft
3 5 (8.33%) Oracle
4 3 (5.00%) Fujitsu
5 1 (1.67%) IBM
5 1 (1.67%) JBoss
5 1 (1.67%) SAP
5 1 (1.67%) Kalido
5 1 (1.67%) Teradata
5 1 (1.67%) Talend
5 1 (1.67%) WSO2
5 1 (1.67%) Tableau
Liverpool
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Liverpool
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Rippleffect
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Liverpool
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £28000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 20 days ago
Liverpool
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago