The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT jobs advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 17 26 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Permanent jobs citing Retail 4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 5.13% 1.04% -
As % of the General category 11.43% 5.88% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Average salary £50,000 £23,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+112.76% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 Salford region.

General Category
Salford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
35 17 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 44.87% 17.71% 31.65%
Number of salaries quoted 34 12 17
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,650 £28,350
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

Retail
Salary Trend in Salford

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

Retail Salary Trend in Salford

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Salford 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 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
1 5 (83.33%) PHP
1 5 (83.33%) E-Commerce
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) Web Development
1 5 (83.33%) Magento
1 5 (83.33%) jQuery
2 4 (66.67%) System Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (66.67%) Open Source
2 4 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 4 (66.67%) REST
2 4 (66.67%) Zend
2 4 (66.67%) Zend Framework
2 4 (66.67%) MySQL
2 4 (66.67%) Perl
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) J2EE
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Google Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Blog
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Spring
3 1 (16.67%) Google
3 1 (16.67%) CSS3
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Line Management

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Salford 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.

Business Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Project Manager
1 4 (66.67%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Development Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Junior Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Junior Web Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Magento Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Junior
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) jQuery
2 4 (66.67%) REST
2 4 (66.67%) Zend Framework
3 1 (16.67%) CSS3
3 1 (16.67%) HTML5
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) J2EE
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) E-Commerce
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) Web Development
2 4 (66.67%) System Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Open Source
2 4 (66.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Line Management
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
1 5 (83.33%) PHP
2 4 (66.67%) Perl
3 1 (16.67%) Java
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Zend
2 1 (16.67%) Google