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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 41 22 49
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +27
Permanent jobs citing Retail 26 55 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 4.07% 8.77% 4.08%
As % of the General category 12.26% 27.64% 14.84%
Number of salaries quoted 25 47 27
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,600 £31,150 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £53,400 £100,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.12% -1.11%
General Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
212 199 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 33.18% 31.74% 27.49%
Number of salaries quoted 185 162 163
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -12 23 £40,000 -11.11% 7
Southport - 3 £42,500 -
Retail
North West

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 26 (41.94%) OO
2 23 (37.10%) TDD
3 21 (33.87%) MVC
4 20 (32.26%) E-Commerce
5 19 (30.65%) Ajax
6 17 (27.42%) MySQL
7 15 (24.19%) CSS
7 15 (24.19%) HTML
7 15 (24.19%) JavaScript
7 15 (24.19%) Linux
8 14 (22.58%) PHP
9 13 (20.97%) .NET
9 13 (20.97%) Oracle
9 13 (20.97%) jQuery
10 12 (19.35%) Unit Testing
10 12 (19.35%) SQL Server
10 12 (19.35%) C#
10 12 (19.35%) ASP.NET
10 12 (19.35%) Microsoft
10 12 (19.35%) WCF
10 12 (19.35%) Subversion
11 11 (17.74%) Finance
11 11 (17.74%) Java
11 11 (17.74%) Apache
11 11 (17.74%) ASP.NET MVC
11 11 (17.74%) Web Application Development
12 10 (16.13%) OO PHP
13 8 (12.90%) EPoS
14 7 (11.29%) NUnit
14 7 (11.29%) MonoRail

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 11 (17.74%) Apache
2 4 (6.45%) Node.js
3 1 (1.61%) Mule
3 1 (1.61%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.61%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.23%) Firewall
1 2 (3.23%) SAN
1 2 (3.23%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (27.42%) MySQL
2 12 (19.35%) SQL Server
3 6 (9.68%) Oracle Database
4 4 (6.45%) NoSQL
5 3 (4.84%) Big Data
5 3 (4.84%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.61%) SAP Data Services
6 1 (1.61%) Infinispan
6 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.61%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.61%) MS Access
6 1 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.61%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 12 (19.35%) Subversion
2 7 (11.29%) NUnit
2 7 (11.29%) Eclipse
2 7 (11.29%) Rhino Mocks
3 4 (6.45%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.61%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (1.61%) Selenium
4 1 (1.61%) Maven
General
1 11 (17.74%) Finance
2 6 (9.68%) Banking
3 4 (6.45%) Law
4 2 (3.23%) Legal
4 2 (3.23%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (48.39%) Developer
2 12 (19.35%) .NET Developer
3 8 (12.90%) Analyst
3 8 (12.90%) Java Developer
3 8 (12.90%) Team Leader
4 5 (8.06%) Development Team Leader
4 5 (8.06%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (8.06%) Architect
5 4 (6.45%) Project Manager
5 4 (6.45%) PHP Developer
5 4 (6.45%) Security Engineer
5 4 (6.45%) Information Security Engineer
6 3 (4.84%) Technical Manager
6 3 (4.84%) Technical Project Manager
6 3 (4.84%) Business Analyst
6 3 (4.84%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (3.23%) Web Developer
7 2 (3.23%) Senior Solutions Architect
7 2 (3.23%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 2 (3.23%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (30.65%) Ajax
2 15 (24.19%) CSS
2 15 (24.19%) HTML
3 13 (20.97%) .NET
3 13 (20.97%) jQuery
4 12 (19.35%) ASP.NET
4 12 (19.35%) WCF
5 11 (17.74%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (11.29%) MonoRail
6 7 (11.29%) NHibernate
6 7 (11.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 7 (11.29%) Castle Windsor
6 7 (11.29%) Razor View Engine
7 4 (6.45%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (6.45%) RESTful
8 3 (4.84%) J2EE
8 3 (4.84%) Web Services
8 3 (4.84%) Middleware
9 2 (3.23%) Java EE
9 2 (3.23%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.90%) EPoS
2 2 (3.23%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.61%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 15 (24.19%) Linux
2 6 (9.68%) Windows
3 3 (4.84%) UNIX
4 1 (1.61%) Android
4 1 (1.61%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (41.94%) OO
2 23 (37.10%) TDD
3 21 (33.87%) MVC
4 20 (32.26%) E-Commerce
5 12 (19.35%) Unit Testing
6 11 (17.74%) Web Application Development
7 10 (16.13%) OO PHP
8 7 (11.29%) Automated Testing
9 6 (9.68%) SEO
10 4 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (6.45%) Information Security
10 4 (6.45%) Migration
10 4 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (6.45%) Logistics
10 4 (6.45%) Analytics
10 4 (6.45%) BDD
10 4 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (4.84%) Technical Analysis
11 3 (4.84%) Business Analysis
11 3 (4.84%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 15 (24.19%) JavaScript
2 14 (22.58%) PHP
3 12 (19.35%) C#
4 11 (17.74%) Java
5 4 (6.45%) SQL
5 4 (6.45%) Ruby
6 1 (1.61%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.61%) VBA
6 1 (1.61%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (9.68%) Degree
2 4 (6.45%) CISM
2 4 (6.45%) CISSP
2 4 (6.45%) ISSAP
2 4 (6.45%) ISSMP
3 1 (1.61%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.61%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (3.23%) SLA
1 2 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (3.23%) COBIT
1 2 (3.23%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 2 (3.23%) Nagios
Vendors
1 13 (20.97%) Oracle
2 12 (19.35%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.45%) WSO2
4 2 (3.23%) CheckPoint
4 2 (3.23%) Cisco
5 1 (1.61%) Tableau
5 1 (1.61%) Talend
5 1 (1.61%) Fujitsu
5 1 (1.61%) Teradata
5 1 (1.61%) Kalido
5 1 (1.61%) JBoss
5 1 (1.61%) SAP
5 1 (1.61%) IBM
Liverpool, Merseyside
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: 20 hours ago
St. Helens, Merseyside
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wirral, Merseyside
Steria
Salary: From £49,000 to £49,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Experis Ltd
Salary: £51000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
ETS Technical Selection Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Wirral, Merseyside
Steria
Salary: From £47,000 to £49,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Liverpool
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 14 days ago
Liverpool
Churchill Frank
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago