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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank 55 37 41
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +4
Permanent jobs citing Retail 8 20 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.50% 4.18% 5.45%
As % of the General category 3.49% 11.17% 18.86%
Number of salaries quoted 8 18 31
Average salary £40,000 £43,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.57% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,600 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,800 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +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 Merseyside region.

General Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
229 179 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 42.88% 37.37% 28.88%
Number of salaries quoted 166 151 152
Average salary £36,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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 -8 7 £40,000 -23.80% 4
Southport -7 1 £72,500 +81.25%
Retail
North West

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 5 (41.67%) Project Management
1 5 (41.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 4 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) Matrix Management
3 3 (25.00%) Finance
3 3 (25.00%) Project Governance
3 3 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (16.67%) Mobile App
4 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (16.67%) FMCG
4 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
4 2 (16.67%) System Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Banking
4 2 (16.67%) Bugzilla
4 2 (16.67%) Internet
4 2 (16.67%) AS400
4 2 (16.67%) JMeter
4 2 (16.67%) SQL
4 2 (16.67%) SOAP
4 2 (16.67%) XML
4 2 (16.67%) Unix
4 2 (16.67%) Windows
4 2 (16.67%) Linux
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
5 1 (8.33%) ISEB
5 1 (8.33%) Citrix

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 1 (8.33%) Liferay
1 1 (8.33%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Internet
2 1 (8.33%) ATM
2 1 (8.33%) Firewall
2 1 (8.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Bugzilla
1 2 (16.67%) JMeter
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (8.33%) Retail Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Applications Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Applications Project Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Business Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Business Systems Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Information Security Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (8.33%) IT Manager
4 1 (8.33%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Security Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Service Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Delivery Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) SOAP
1 2 (16.67%) XML
2 1 (8.33%) J2EE
2 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (16.67%) AS400
1 2 (16.67%) FMCG
1 2 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (8.33%) APACS
2 1 (8.33%) BYOD
2 1 (8.33%) CESG
2 1 (8.33%) CESG CLAS
2 1 (8.33%) Cryptography
2 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
1 2 (16.67%) Unix
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Project Management
1 5 (41.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 4 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) Matrix Management
3 3 (25.00%) Project Governance
3 3 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (16.67%) System Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
5 1 (8.33%) Analytics
5 1 (8.33%) Automation Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
5 1 (8.33%) Identity Access Management
5 1 (8.33%) Manual Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (8.33%) SIEM
5 1 (8.33%) Threat Management
5 1 (8.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) CISM
1 1 (8.33%) CISSP
1 1 (8.33%) CLAS
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
1 1 (8.33%) ISEB
1 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) COBIT
1 1 (8.33%) ISO22301
1 1 (8.33%) PCI DSS
1 1 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Citrix
2 1 (8.33%) Remedy
2 1 (8.33%) SAP
2 1 (8.33%) VMware
Liverpool, Merseyside
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £320000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Connected IT
Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Prescot, Merseyside
QVC
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Prescot, Merseyside
QVC
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago