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

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 27 32 27
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Permanent jobs citing Retail 37 51 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 7.24% 7.63% 8.22%
As % of the General category 20.56% 22.57% 25.58%
Number of salaries quoted 32 45 42
Average salary £41,250 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.85% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,150 £25,000 £24,150
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £55,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
180 226 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 35.23% 33.83% 32.15%
Number of salaries quoted 159 200 165
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +0.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £52,500
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 21 November 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 21 November 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 +8 24 £50,000 +47.05% 5
Wirral - 9 £38,000 -
Southport - 2 £41,250 -
Retail
North West

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 30 (41.10%) MVC
2 26 (35.62%) HTML
2 26 (35.62%) JavaScript
2 26 (35.62%) CSS
2 26 (35.62%) Linux
3 25 (34.25%) E-Commerce
4 22 (30.14%) OO
4 22 (30.14%) TDD
5 20 (27.40%) Law
6 17 (23.29%) Finance
6 17 (23.29%) Degree
6 17 (23.29%) jQuery
7 16 (21.92%) Unit Testing
7 16 (21.92%) Ajax
7 16 (21.92%) Apache
7 16 (21.92%) PHP
7 16 (21.92%) MySQL
8 15 (20.55%) .NET
8 15 (20.55%) SQL Server
8 15 (20.55%) C#
8 15 (20.55%) ASP.NET
8 15 (20.55%) CISSP
8 15 (20.55%) CISM
8 15 (20.55%) ISSAP
8 15 (20.55%) ISSMP
8 15 (20.55%) Information Security
8 15 (20.55%) WCF
8 15 (20.55%) Git (software)
8 15 (20.55%) ASP.NET MVC
8 15 (20.55%) ASP.NET Web API

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 16 (21.92%) Apache
2 9 (12.33%) IIS
3 6 (8.22%) Node.js
4 3 (4.11%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.37%) JBoss
5 1 (1.37%) Mule
Applications
1 4 (5.48%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.74%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (2.74%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.37%) MS Project
3 1 (1.37%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.11%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (4.11%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.37%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.33%) Firewall
1 9 (12.33%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (21.92%) MySQL
2 15 (20.55%) SQL Server
3 9 (12.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (8.22%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.74%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.37%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.37%) SAP BW
6 1 (1.37%) SAP Data Services
6 1 (1.37%) Infinispan
6 1 (1.37%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (20.55%) Git (software)
2 9 (12.33%) Firebug
2 9 (12.33%) Visual Studio
2 9 (12.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.37%) Maven
3 1 (1.37%) Subversion
3 1 (1.37%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.37%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 20 (27.40%) Law
2 17 (23.29%) Finance
3 5 (6.85%) Manufacturing
4 4 (5.48%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.74%) Banking
5 2 (2.74%) Legal
5 2 (2.74%) Billing
Job Titles
1 25 (34.25%) Developer
2 14 (19.18%) Information Security Engineer
2 14 (19.18%) Security Engineer
3 9 (12.33%) Software Developer
4 8 (10.96%) Project Manager
4 8 (10.96%) Team Leader
4 8 (10.96%) PHP Developer
5 6 (8.22%) .NET Developer
6 5 (6.85%) Technical Manager
6 5 (6.85%) Technical Project Manager
7 3 (4.11%) Business Intelligence Manager
7 3 (4.11%) Dynamics AX Consultant
7 3 (4.11%) Senior Solutions Architect
7 3 (4.11%) Microsoft Consultant
7 3 (4.11%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (4.11%) Consultant
7 3 (4.11%) Architect
7 3 (4.11%) Analyst
7 3 (4.11%) Senior Architect
8 2 (2.74%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (35.62%) HTML
1 26 (35.62%) CSS
2 17 (23.29%) jQuery
3 16 (21.92%) Ajax
4 15 (20.55%) .NET
4 15 (20.55%) ASP.NET
4 15 (20.55%) WCF
4 15 (20.55%) ASP.NET MVC
4 15 (20.55%) ASP.NET Web API
5 9 (12.33%) .NET Framework
6 7 (9.59%) SOAP
6 7 (9.59%) REST
7 6 (8.22%) RESTful
8 1 (1.37%) OpenLaszlo
8 1 (1.37%) JSON
8 1 (1.37%) Velocity
8 1 (1.37%) Hibernate
8 1 (1.37%) J2EE
8 1 (1.37%) HTML5
8 1 (1.37%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.33%) EPoS
1 9 (12.33%) Mobile App
2 6 (8.22%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 26 (35.62%) Linux
2 11 (15.07%) Windows
3 9 (12.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (41.10%) MVC
2 25 (34.25%) E-Commerce
3 22 (30.14%) OO
3 22 (30.14%) TDD
4 16 (21.92%) Unit Testing
5 15 (20.55%) Information Security
5 15 (20.55%) OO PHP
6 11 (15.07%) Line Management
7 10 (13.70%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (12.33%) B2B
8 9 (12.33%) CRUD
9 8 (10.96%) Mentoring
9 8 (10.96%) Project Management
10 7 (9.59%) ITIL
11 6 (8.22%) Web Application Development
11 6 (8.22%) BDD
11 6 (8.22%) Data Protection
11 6 (8.22%) Information Security Management
11 6 (8.22%) Security Management
11 6 (8.22%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (35.62%) JavaScript
2 16 (21.92%) PHP
3 15 (20.55%) C#
4 9 (12.33%) SQL
5 6 (8.22%) Ruby
6 2 (2.74%) Java
Qualifications
1 17 (23.29%) Degree
2 15 (20.55%) CISSP
2 15 (20.55%) CISM
2 15 (20.55%) ISSAP
2 15 (20.55%) ISSMP
3 4 (5.48%) Security Cleared
4 3 (4.11%) ICAEW
4 3 (4.11%) CIPFA
4 3 (4.11%) CIMA
4 3 (4.11%) ACCA
4 3 (4.11%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.22%) PCI DSS
1 6 (8.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 6 (8.22%) COBIT
2 3 (4.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 11 (15.07%) Microsoft
2 9 (12.33%) Cisco
2 9 (12.33%) CheckPoint
3 5 (6.85%) Oracle
4 4 (5.48%) Fujitsu
5 2 (2.74%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.37%) Teradata
6 1 (1.37%) Kalido
6 1 (1.37%) SAP
6 1 (1.37%) Sun
6 1 (1.37%) Intel
6 1 (1.37%) IBM
6 1 (1.37%) Tableau
6 1 (1.37%) WSO2
6 1 (1.37%) Talend
Merseyside
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Prenton
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + competitive, car, phone , laptop, shares
Posted: 10 days ago
Liverpool
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Liverpool
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £28000.00 - £41000.00 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 17 days ago
Liverpool
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago