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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 46 39 23
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -16
Permanent jobs citing Retail 15 35 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.99% 5.88% 10.07%
As % of the General category 7.69% 19.66% 25.35%
Number of salaries quoted 14 32 51
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £63,150 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
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
195 178 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 38.92% 29.92% 39.74%
Number of salaries quoted 161 151 194
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £36,600
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +9.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £63,500
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 27 February 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 February 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 -8 10 £45,000 -18.18% 1
Wirral - 2 £38,000 -
Retail
North West

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 21 (41.18%) HTML
1 21 (41.18%) JavaScript
1 21 (41.18%) CSS
2 19 (37.25%) E-Commerce
3 16 (31.37%) MVC
3 16 (31.37%) Law
4 15 (29.41%) Linux
5 11 (21.57%) B2B
5 11 (21.57%) C#
5 11 (21.57%) Visual Studio
5 11 (21.57%) ASP.NET
5 11 (21.57%) SQL Server
5 11 (21.57%) IIS
5 11 (21.57%) SQL
5 11 (21.57%) .NET
5 11 (21.57%) .NET Framework
5 11 (21.57%) WCF
5 11 (21.57%) Firebug
5 11 (21.57%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (21.57%) Git (software)
5 11 (21.57%) ASP.NET MVC
5 11 (21.57%) Mobile App
5 11 (21.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 11 (21.57%) ASP.NET Web API
5 11 (21.57%) CRUD
5 11 (21.57%) Line Management
6 10 (19.61%) OO PHP
6 10 (19.61%) REST
6 10 (19.61%) jQuery
6 10 (19.61%) Unit Testing

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 11 (21.57%) IIS
2 10 (19.61%) Apache
3 3 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.92%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (3.92%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.96%) MS Project
3 1 (1.96%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (9.80%) Magento
2 3 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (5.88%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.80%) Firewall
1 5 (9.80%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (21.57%) SQL Server
1 11 (21.57%) SQL Server 2008
2 10 (19.61%) MySQL
3 2 (3.92%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 11 (21.57%) Visual Studio
1 11 (21.57%) Firebug
1 11 (21.57%) Git (software)
1 11 (21.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 16 (31.37%) Law
2 9 (17.65%) Finance
3 3 (5.88%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.92%) Billing
4 2 (3.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (41.18%) Developer
2 11 (21.57%) Software Developer
3 10 (19.61%) PHP Developer
4 8 (15.69%) Security Engineer
4 8 (15.69%) Project Manager
4 8 (15.69%) Information Security Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) Senior Architect
5 5 (9.80%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 5 (9.80%) Architect
5 5 (9.80%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Consultant
6 3 (5.88%) Consultant
6 3 (5.88%) Dynamics AX Consultant
7 2 (3.92%) Business Intelligence Manager
7 2 (3.92%) Technical Project Manager
7 2 (3.92%) Technical Manager
7 2 (3.92%) Senior Security Engineer
8 1 (1.96%) PHP Web Developer
8 1 (1.96%) Services Director
8 1 (1.96%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (41.18%) HTML
1 21 (41.18%) CSS
2 11 (21.57%) .NET
2 11 (21.57%) ASP.NET
2 11 (21.57%) .NET Framework
2 11 (21.57%) WCF
2 11 (21.57%) ASP.NET MVC
2 11 (21.57%) ASP.NET Web API
3 10 (19.61%) REST
3 10 (19.61%) jQuery
3 10 (19.61%) SOAP
3 10 (19.61%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 11 (21.57%) Mobile App
2 4 (7.84%) EPoS
3 3 (5.88%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (29.41%) Linux
2 6 (11.76%) Windows
3 5 (9.80%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (37.25%) E-Commerce
2 16 (31.37%) MVC
3 11 (21.57%) B2B
3 11 (21.57%) CRUD
3 11 (21.57%) Line Management
4 10 (19.61%) OO PHP
4 10 (19.61%) OO
4 10 (19.61%) TDD
4 10 (19.61%) Unit Testing
5 8 (15.69%) Information Security
5 8 (15.69%) PRINCE2
6 7 (13.73%) Project Management
6 7 (13.73%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (11.76%) PRINCE
7 6 (11.76%) Waterfall
8 5 (9.80%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (9.80%) Automated Testing
9 4 (7.84%) Technical Architecture
9 4 (7.84%) Service Management
9 4 (7.84%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 21 (41.18%) JavaScript
2 11 (21.57%) C#
2 11 (21.57%) SQL
3 10 (19.61%) PHP
4 4 (7.84%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (19.61%) Degree
2 8 (15.69%) CISSP
2 8 (15.69%) CISM
2 8 (15.69%) ISSAP
2 8 (15.69%) ISSMP
3 4 (7.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (5.88%) ACCA
4 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (5.88%) ICAEW
4 3 (5.88%) CIPFA
4 3 (5.88%) CIMA
5 2 (3.92%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.96%) CCA
6 1 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (5.88%) COBIT
1 3 (5.88%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 5 (9.80%) Cisco
1 5 (9.80%) CheckPoint
2 4 (7.84%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.88%) Oracle
4 2 (3.92%) Business Objects
4 2 (3.92%) Fujitsu
5 1 (1.96%) Sun
5 1 (1.96%) Intel
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NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £73000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 26 days ago