The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT jobs advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 21 23 30
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +7
Permanent jobs citing Retail 22 25 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 11.11% 9.65% 6.00%
As % of the General category 34.38% 28.41% 17.91%
Number of salaries quoted 22 3 12
Average salary £34,500 £50,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.00% +58.73%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
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 Stockport region.

General Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
64 88 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 32.32% 33.98% 33.50%
Number of salaries quoted 61 56 65
Average salary £34,500 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.42% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £28,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £40,500 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

Retail
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

Retail Salary Trend in Stockport

Retail
Salary Histogram in Stockport

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Retail across the Stockport region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Retail Salary Histogram in Stockport

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 24 (75.00%) XML
1 24 (75.00%) TDD
2 22 (68.75%) Linux
2 22 (68.75%) E-Commerce
3 21 (65.63%) Software Engineering
4 20 (62.50%) Degree
4 20 (62.50%) JSON
4 20 (62.50%) RabbitMQ
4 20 (62.50%) REST
4 20 (62.50%) ActiveMQ
4 20 (62.50%) Spring
4 20 (62.50%) Maven
4 20 (62.50%) Hibernate
4 20 (62.50%) JMS
4 20 (62.50%) WSDL
4 20 (62.50%) UNIX
4 20 (62.50%) Servlets
4 20 (62.50%) SOAP
4 20 (62.50%) C
4 20 (62.50%) C++
4 20 (62.50%) Java
4 20 (62.50%) Relational Database
4 20 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (56.25%) Enterprise Software
5 18 (56.25%) Logistics
6 17 (53.13%) Java EE
6 17 (53.13%) SQL Server
6 17 (53.13%) RDBMS
6 17 (53.13%) Software Architecture
7 15 (46.88%) OOD

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Stockport 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.

Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (62.50%) Relational Database
2 17 (53.13%) SQL Server
2 17 (53.13%) RDBMS
3 4 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 20 (62.50%) Maven
2 4 (12.50%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (12.50%) Back Office
1 4 (12.50%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Manufacturing
2 3 (9.38%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (6.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (62.50%) Software Engineer
2 5 (15.63%) Trainer
3 4 (12.50%) Developer
3 4 (12.50%) Consultant
3 4 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 3 (9.38%) IT Trainer
5 2 (6.25%) Implementation Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) Lead Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Support Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) Desktop Support
5 2 (6.25%) ERP Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) Lead .NET Developer
5 2 (6.25%) ERP Implementation Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Software Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (75.00%) XML
2 20 (62.50%) Servlets
2 20 (62.50%) SOAP
2 20 (62.50%) JMS
2 20 (62.50%) WSDL
2 20 (62.50%) Hibernate
2 20 (62.50%) ActiveMQ
2 20 (62.50%) Spring
2 20 (62.50%) JSON
2 20 (62.50%) RabbitMQ
2 20 (62.50%) REST
3 17 (53.13%) Java EE
4 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 4 (12.50%) Ruby on Rails
4 4 (12.50%) XHTML
4 4 (12.50%) HTML
4 4 (12.50%) .NET
4 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET
4 4 (12.50%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 20 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (56.25%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (12.50%) Open Source
4 3 (9.38%) EPoS
5 2 (6.25%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 22 (68.75%) Linux
2 20 (62.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (75.00%) TDD
2 22 (68.75%) E-Commerce
3 21 (65.63%) Software Engineering
4 18 (56.25%) Logistics
5 17 (53.13%) Software Architecture
6 15 (46.88%) OOD
7 5 (15.63%) Scrum
7 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (12.50%) Pair Programming
8 4 (12.50%) Unit Testing
8 4 (12.50%) Mentoring
8 4 (12.50%) Coaching
9 3 (9.38%) OO
9 3 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (9.38%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (9.38%) Automated Testing
9 3 (9.38%) ERP
10 1 (3.13%) Project Management
10 1 (3.13%) Time Management
10 1 (3.13%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (62.50%) C++
1 20 (62.50%) Java
1 20 (62.50%) C
2 4 (12.50%) C#
2 4 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 4 (12.50%) SQL
2 4 (12.50%) VB
2 4 (12.50%) VB.NET
2 4 (12.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 20 (62.50%) Degree
2 2 (6.25%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
Stockport, Cheshire
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