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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 30 37 27
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -10
Permanent jobs citing Retail 31 36 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 6.29% 5.52% 6.55%
As % of the General category 15.35% 18.37% 17.42%
Number of salaries quoted 29 33 31
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,200 £56,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,875 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.26% +3.52%
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
202 196 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 40.97% 30.06% 37.63%
Number of salaries quoted 155 168 154
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £32,528
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% +22.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £60,000 £71,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +3.61%

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 May 2015.

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 May 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
Liverpool +2 22 £38,000 -5.00%
Wirral - 4 £45,000 -
Birkenhead - 1 £37,500 -
Bootle - 1 £60,000 -
Retail
North West

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 17 (30.36%) HTML
1 17 (30.36%) CSS
2 15 (26.79%) SQL Server
2 15 (26.79%) E-Commerce
3 13 (23.21%) Mobile App
4 11 (19.64%) Java
4 11 (19.64%) JavaScript
4 11 (19.64%) MVC
4 11 (19.64%) Finance
5 10 (17.86%) .NET
5 10 (17.86%) C#
5 10 (17.86%) PRINCE2
5 10 (17.86%) Project Management
6 9 (16.07%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (12.50%) Law
7 7 (12.50%) Web Design
7 7 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
7 7 (12.50%) .NET Framework
7 7 (12.50%) ASP.NET
7 7 (12.50%) SQL
7 7 (12.50%) Waterfall
8 6 (10.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 6 (10.71%) ASP.NET Web API
8 6 (10.71%) Mobile Application Development
8 6 (10.71%) CRUD
8 6 (10.71%) Line Management
8 6 (10.71%) Git (software)
8 6 (10.71%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (10.71%) Social Media
8 6 (10.71%) Visual Studio

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 6 (10.71%) IIS
2 5 (8.93%) Apache
3 4 (7.14%) Liferay
4 3 (5.36%) SharePoint
4 3 (5.36%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (5.36%) MS Excel
1 3 (5.36%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.79%) MS Project
2 1 (1.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (7.14%) Magento
1 4 (7.14%) Cognos TM1
2 3 (5.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (5.36%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.36%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.79%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (1.79%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (26.79%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (8.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (8.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (8.93%) MySQL
4 4 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (1.79%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (10.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 6 (10.71%) Git (software)
1 6 (10.71%) Visual Studio
1 6 (10.71%) Firebug
2 3 (5.36%) Grunt
3 1 (1.79%) MSTest
General
1 11 (19.64%) Finance
2 7 (12.50%) Law
3 5 (8.93%) Marketing
4 3 (5.36%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.57%) Games
5 2 (3.57%) Banking
6 1 (1.79%) Back Office
6 1 (1.79%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.79%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (32.14%) Developer
2 13 (23.21%) Project Manager
3 7 (12.50%) Architect
3 7 (12.50%) Web Developer
3 7 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
4 6 (10.71%) Software Developer
4 6 (10.71%) Junior
4 6 (10.71%) Junior Developer
4 6 (10.71%) Junior Web Developer
5 5 (8.93%) PHP Developer
5 5 (8.93%) Analyst
6 4 (7.14%) Senior Architect
6 4 (7.14%) Senior Manager
6 4 (7.14%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 4 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Consultant
7 3 (5.36%) Dynamics AX Consultant
7 3 (5.36%) Consultant
7 3 (5.36%) Marketing Manager
8 2 (3.57%) Digital Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (30.36%) HTML
1 17 (30.36%) CSS
2 10 (17.86%) .NET
3 7 (12.50%) .NET Framework
3 7 (12.50%) ASP.NET
4 6 (10.71%) ASP.NET Web API
4 6 (10.71%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (10.71%) WCF
5 5 (8.93%) jQuery
5 5 (8.93%) Ajax
5 5 (8.93%) SOAP
5 5 (8.93%) REST
6 3 (5.36%) JSON
6 3 (5.36%) CSS3
6 3 (5.36%) HTML5
7 1 (1.79%) XML
7 1 (1.79%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 13 (23.21%) Mobile App
2 6 (10.71%) Social Media
3 5 (8.93%) EPoS
4 3 (5.36%) iPad
5 1 (1.79%) Replication
5 1 (1.79%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.79%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.79%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.79%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.71%) Linux
2 2 (3.57%) Windows
3 1 (1.79%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (26.79%) E-Commerce
2 11 (19.64%) MVC
3 10 (17.86%) PRINCE2
3 10 (17.86%) Project Management
4 9 (16.07%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (12.50%) Web Design
5 7 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
5 7 (12.50%) Waterfall
6 6 (10.71%) Mobile Application Development
6 6 (10.71%) CRUD
6 6 (10.71%) Line Management
6 6 (10.71%) B2B
6 6 (10.71%) PRINCE
6 6 (10.71%) Web Development
7 5 (8.93%) TDD
7 5 (8.93%) Unit Testing
7 5 (8.93%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (8.93%) OO
7 5 (8.93%) OO PHP
8 4 (7.14%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (19.64%) Java
1 11 (19.64%) JavaScript
2 10 (17.86%) C#
3 7 (12.50%) SQL
4 5 (8.93%) PHP
5 4 (7.14%) T-SQL
6 3 (5.36%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (10.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (5.36%) ICAEW
2 3 (5.36%) Degree
2 3 (5.36%) CIPFA
2 3 (5.36%) CIMA
2 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.36%) ACCA
3 1 (1.79%) ISSAP
3 1 (1.79%) ISSMP
3 1 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.79%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.79%) CISM
3 1 (1.79%) ISEB
3 1 (1.79%) CCA
3 1 (1.79%) CISSP
3 1 (1.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) SLA
2 1 (1.79%) FATCA
Vendors
1 5 (8.93%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.14%) Cognos
3 2 (3.57%) Oracle
4 1 (1.79%) Cisco
4 1 (1.79%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.79%) Sun
4 1 (1.79%) Intel
4 1 (1.79%) Business Objects
Merseyside
EasyWebRecruitment.com
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