The first 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Merseyside region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 38 26 27
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +1
Permanent jobs citing Retail 36 36 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 5.42% 7.48% 8.70%
As % of the General category 18.46% 19.15% 24.89%
Number of salaries quoted 33 33 56
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £27,600 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -5.55%
General Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
195 188 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 29.37% 39.09% 34.96%
Number of salaries quoted 165 162 205
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Retail
North West

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool -12 31 £40,000 +5.26% 4
Prescot - 1 £35,000 -
Retail
North West

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 32 (49.23%) OO
2 26 (40.00%) MySQL
3 22 (33.85%) TDD
3 22 (33.85%) Ajax
4 21 (32.31%) HTML
4 21 (32.31%) JavaScript
4 21 (32.31%) E-Commerce
4 21 (32.31%) CSS
5 17 (26.15%) Banking
5 17 (26.15%) MVC
6 16 (24.62%) PHP
6 16 (24.62%) Oracle
6 16 (24.62%) jQuery
7 15 (23.08%) Unit Testing
7 15 (23.08%) .NET
7 15 (23.08%) Java
8 14 (21.54%) SQL
8 14 (21.54%) Apache
9 13 (20.00%) C#
9 13 (20.00%) ASP.NET
10 12 (18.46%) Linux
10 12 (18.46%) Microsoft
11 11 (16.92%) Middleware
11 11 (16.92%) SQL Server
12 10 (15.38%) Automated Testing
12 10 (15.38%) WCF
12 10 (15.38%) UML
12 10 (15.38%) OOD
12 10 (15.38%) SOA
12 10 (15.38%) Big Data

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (21.54%) Apache
2 1 (1.54%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.54%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (6.15%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Magento
1 1 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.54%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.62%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.08%) SAN
2 1 (1.54%) Network Security
2 1 (1.54%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (1.54%) LAN
2 1 (1.54%) VoIP
2 1 (1.54%) WAN
2 1 (1.54%) VPN
2 1 (1.54%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (1.54%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (40.00%) MySQL
2 11 (16.92%) SQL Server
3 10 (15.38%) Big Data
4 4 (6.15%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (6.15%) Oracle Database
5 3 (4.62%) MS Access
6 2 (3.08%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (13.85%) Subversion
2 7 (10.77%) NUnit
2 7 (10.77%) Rhino Mocks
3 4 (6.15%) Eclipse
3 4 (6.15%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (1.54%) MorphX
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle APEX
General
1 17 (26.15%) Banking
2 9 (13.85%) Finance
3 4 (6.15%) Marketing
4 2 (3.08%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.08%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.54%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.54%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 38 (58.46%) Developer
2 13 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 11 (16.92%) Architect
3 11 (16.92%) PHP Developer
4 10 (15.38%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (7.69%) Analyst
6 4 (6.15%) Senior Developer
6 4 (6.15%) Java Developer
6 4 (6.15%) Team Leader
6 4 (6.15%) Development Team Leader
6 4 (6.15%) Software Developer
7 3 (4.62%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (4.62%) Junior C# .NET Developer
7 3 (4.62%) Junior
7 3 (4.62%) Consultant
7 3 (4.62%) Senior Manager
7 3 (4.62%) Senior Business Manager
7 3 (4.62%) Senior Business Systems Manager
7 3 (4.62%) Junior Developer
7 3 (4.62%) Business Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (33.85%) Ajax
2 21 (32.31%) HTML
2 21 (32.31%) CSS
3 16 (24.62%) jQuery
4 15 (23.08%) .NET
5 13 (20.00%) ASP.NET
6 11 (16.92%) Middleware
7 10 (15.38%) WCF
8 7 (10.77%) NHibernate
8 7 (10.77%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 7 (10.77%) Castle Windsor
8 7 (10.77%) Razor View Engine
8 7 (10.77%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (10.77%) MonoRail
9 6 (9.23%) XML
10 5 (7.69%) Web Services
11 4 (6.15%) Symfony
12 3 (4.62%) HTML5
12 3 (4.62%) SOAP
13 2 (3.08%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.15%) EPoS
2 1 (1.54%) Data Integration
2 1 (1.54%) Credit Risk
2 1 (1.54%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 12 (18.46%) Linux
2 3 (4.62%) Windows
3 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.54%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (49.23%) OO
2 22 (33.85%) TDD
3 21 (32.31%) E-Commerce
4 17 (26.15%) MVC
5 15 (23.08%) Unit Testing
6 10 (15.38%) Automated Testing
6 10 (15.38%) UML
6 10 (15.38%) OOD
6 10 (15.38%) SOA
7 9 (13.85%) OO PHP
8 7 (10.77%) Web Application Development
9 6 (9.23%) OOP
10 5 (7.69%) SEO
11 4 (6.15%) Logistics
11 4 (6.15%) Project Management
12 3 (4.62%) Use Case
12 3 (4.62%) Technical Architecture
12 3 (4.62%) Stakeholder Management
13 2 (3.08%) Migration
13 2 (3.08%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (32.31%) JavaScript
2 16 (24.62%) PHP
3 15 (23.08%) Java
4 14 (21.54%) SQL
5 13 (20.00%) C#
6 4 (6.15%) VB6
6 4 (6.15%) VBScript
6 4 (6.15%) VB
7 3 (4.62%) VB.NET
7 3 (4.62%) VBA
8 1 (1.54%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.54%) X++
Qualifications
1 2 (3.08%) Degree
2 1 (1.54%) CCIE
2 1 (1.54%) CCSP
2 1 (1.54%) CCNP
2 1 (1.54%) CCNA
2 1 (1.54%) CCDA
2 1 (1.54%) CCDP
2 1 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.54%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.08%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.08%) Nagios
Vendors
1 16 (24.62%) Oracle
2 12 (18.46%) Microsoft
3 10 (15.38%) WSO2
4 3 (4.62%) SAP
5 1 (1.54%) Cisco
5 1 (1.54%) JD Edwards
Liverpool, Merseyside
Virtual Resources
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + pension, discounts, good holidays etc
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Foresight Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Shop Direct
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Liverpool
Premier Group
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago