The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT jobs advertised for the Oldham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 13 19 28
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +9
Permanent jobs citing Retail 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 2.17% 2.50% 0.80%
As % of the General category 9.09% 5.88% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £35,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -48.14%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Retail
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oldham region.

General Category
Oldham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
11 17 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 23.91% 42.50% 32.80%
Number of salaries quoted 9 13 41
Average salary £47,500 £32,500 £34,659
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.15% -6.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,375 £30,000 £24,850
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,240 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Oldham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Retail across the Oldham region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Oldham

Retail
Salary Trend in Oldham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Retail across the Oldham region.

Retail Salary Trend in Oldham

Retail
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Oldham

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Oldham 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 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) EDI
1 1 (50.00%) ERP
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Back Office
1 1 (50.00%) EDIFACT
1 1 (50.00%) Advertising
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Oldham by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Oldham 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 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
General
1 1 (50.00%) Back Office
1 1 (50.00%) Advertising
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) EDI
1 1 (50.00%) EDIFACT
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ERP
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft