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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 32 38 21
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -17
Permanent jobs citing Retail 29 34 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 5.98% 5.44% 9.42%
As % of the General category 14.72% 17.71% 22.58%
Number of salaries quoted 26 31 45
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £33,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,250 £60,000 £63,800
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
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
197 192 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 40.62% 30.72% 41.73%
Number of salaries quoted 157 160 190
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,500 £70,000 £71,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 +10 23 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Birkenhead - 1 £37,500 -
Retail
North West

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 22 (38.60%) HTML
1 22 (38.60%) CSS
2 18 (31.58%) E-Commerce
2 18 (31.58%) JavaScript
3 17 (29.82%) MVC
4 15 (26.32%) Mobile App
5 13 (22.81%) .NET
5 13 (22.81%) SQL Server
5 13 (22.81%) C#
6 12 (21.05%) Finance
7 11 (19.30%) Law
7 11 (19.30%) .NET Framework
7 11 (19.30%) ASP.NET
8 10 (17.54%) PRINCE2
8 10 (17.54%) Visual Studio
8 10 (17.54%) IIS
8 10 (17.54%) SQL
8 10 (17.54%) B2B
8 10 (17.54%) WCF
8 10 (17.54%) Firebug
8 10 (17.54%) SQL Server 2008
8 10 (17.54%) Git (software)
8 10 (17.54%) ASP.NET MVC
8 10 (17.54%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (17.54%) CRUD
8 10 (17.54%) Line Management
8 10 (17.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 10 (17.54%) ASP.NET Web API
9 9 (15.79%) Project Management
9 9 (15.79%) Linux

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 10 (17.54%) IIS
2 8 (14.04%) Apache
3 3 (5.26%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.51%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.51%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.75%) MS Project
3 1 (1.75%) MS Office
3 1 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.75%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Magento
2 3 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (5.26%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.75%) Firewall
1 1 (1.75%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (22.81%) SQL Server
2 10 (17.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (14.04%) MySQL
4 2 (3.51%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 10 (17.54%) Visual Studio
1 10 (17.54%) Firebug
1 10 (17.54%) Git (software)
1 10 (17.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (3.51%) Grunt
General
1 12 (21.05%) Finance
2 11 (19.30%) Law
3 5 (8.77%) Marketing
4 3 (5.26%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.51%) Games
6 1 (1.75%) Banking
6 1 (1.75%) Billing
6 1 (1.75%) Back Office
6 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (40.35%) Developer
2 12 (21.05%) Project Manager
3 10 (17.54%) Software Developer
4 8 (14.04%) PHP Developer
5 7 (12.28%) Solutions Architect
5 7 (12.28%) Architect
6 5 (8.77%) Web Developer
7 4 (7.02%) Junior
7 4 (7.02%) Senior Manager
7 4 (7.02%) Junior Web Developer
7 4 (7.02%) Senior Solutions Architect
7 4 (7.02%) Junior Developer
7 4 (7.02%) Senior Architect
8 3 (5.26%) Dynamics AX Consultant
8 3 (5.26%) Marketing Manager
8 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Consultant
8 3 (5.26%) Consultant
9 2 (3.51%) Technical Project Manager
9 2 (3.51%) Technical Manager
9 2 (3.51%) Business Intelligence Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (38.60%) HTML
1 22 (38.60%) CSS
2 13 (22.81%) .NET
3 11 (19.30%) ASP.NET
3 11 (19.30%) .NET Framework
4 10 (17.54%) WCF
4 10 (17.54%) ASP.NET MVC
4 10 (17.54%) ASP.NET Web API
5 8 (14.04%) REST
5 8 (14.04%) jQuery
5 8 (14.04%) Ajax
5 8 (14.04%) SOAP
6 2 (3.51%) JSON
6 2 (3.51%) HTML5
6 2 (3.51%) CSS3
7 1 (1.75%) XML
7 1 (1.75%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 15 (26.32%) Mobile App
2 5 (8.77%) EPoS
3 4 (7.02%) Social Media
4 3 (5.26%) iPad
5 1 (1.75%) New Media
5 1 (1.75%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (15.79%) Linux
2 2 (3.51%) Windows
3 1 (1.75%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (31.58%) E-Commerce
2 17 (29.82%) MVC
3 10 (17.54%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (17.54%) PRINCE2
3 10 (17.54%) B2B
3 10 (17.54%) CRUD
3 10 (17.54%) Line Management
4 9 (15.79%) Project Management
5 8 (14.04%) OO
5 8 (14.04%) TDD
5 8 (14.04%) Unit Testing
5 8 (14.04%) Waterfall
5 8 (14.04%) OO PHP
6 7 (12.28%) Technical Architecture
7 6 (10.53%) PRINCE
8 5 (8.77%) Web Design
9 4 (7.02%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (7.02%) Web Development
9 4 (7.02%) Automated Testing
9 4 (7.02%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (31.58%) JavaScript
2 13 (22.81%) C#
3 10 (17.54%) SQL
4 8 (14.04%) PHP
5 7 (12.28%) Java
6 2 (3.51%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (7.02%) Degree
3 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (5.26%) ICAEW
3 3 (5.26%) ACCA
3 3 (5.26%) CIPFA
3 3 (5.26%) CIMA
4 1 (1.75%) ISSAP
4 1 (1.75%) ISSMP
4 1 (1.75%) CISM
4 1 (1.75%) CCA
4 1 (1.75%) CISSP
4 1 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (7.02%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.26%) Oracle
3 2 (3.51%) Business Objects
4 1 (1.75%) Cisco
4 1 (1.75%) Sun
4 1 (1.75%) Intel
4 1 (1.75%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.75%) Fujitsu
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