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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 30 28 42
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +14
Permanent jobs citing Retail 6 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 3.87% 6.37% 1.15%
As % of the General category 13.64% 18.87% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 3
Average salary £21,250 £29,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.72% +1.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £28,950 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £100,000 £33,700
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.32% -4.44%
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
44 53 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 28.39% 33.76% 37.93%
Number of salaries quoted 40 53 99
Average salary £27,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.85% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 10 (55.56%) E-Commerce
2 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (38.89%) Finance
3 7 (38.89%) SQL
4 6 (33.33%) Scrum
5 5 (27.78%) HTML
5 5 (27.78%) Java
5 5 (27.78%) Oracle
5 5 (27.78%) Linux
5 5 (27.78%) OO
6 4 (22.22%) Tomcat
6 4 (22.22%) EJB
6 4 (22.22%) HND
6 4 (22.22%) UNIX
6 4 (22.22%) Eclipse
6 4 (22.22%) WSDL
6 4 (22.22%) JAXB
6 4 (22.22%) Ant
6 4 (22.22%) JUnit
6 4 (22.22%) WebLogic
6 4 (22.22%) JDBC
6 4 (22.22%) Web Services
6 4 (22.22%) XML
6 4 (22.22%) XSLT
6 4 (22.22%) SEO
6 4 (22.22%) Hibernate
6 4 (22.22%) TDD
6 4 (22.22%) Spring
6 4 (22.22%) Maven
6 4 (22.22%) Marketing

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (22.22%) Tomcat
1 4 (22.22%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.56%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Magento
1 1 (5.56%) Google Analytics
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Eclipse
1 4 (22.22%) Ant
1 4 (22.22%) JUnit
1 4 (22.22%) Maven
1 4 (22.22%) Git (software)
1 4 (22.22%) Mockito
1 4 (22.22%) Gerrit
1 4 (22.22%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (38.89%) Finance
2 4 (22.22%) Marketing
3 1 (5.56%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Java Developer
3 3 (16.67%) PPC Manager
3 3 (16.67%) PPC Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) PPC Executive
3 3 (16.67%) Content Manager
3 3 (16.67%) PPC Specialist
3 3 (16.67%) Website Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Software Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Problem Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Software Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce Web Developer
5 1 (5.56%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce Manager
5 1 (5.56%) C# Web Developer
5 1 (5.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Trainer
5 1 (5.56%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) HTML
2 4 (22.22%) EJB
2 4 (22.22%) WSDL
2 4 (22.22%) JAXB
2 4 (22.22%) JDBC
2 4 (22.22%) Web Services
2 4 (22.22%) XML
2 4 (22.22%) XSLT
2 4 (22.22%) Hibernate
2 4 (22.22%) Spring
2 4 (22.22%) jQuery
2 4 (22.22%) Apache Wicket
2 4 (22.22%) JAX-WS
2 4 (22.22%) EJB 3.0
3 2 (11.11%) .NET
4 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.56%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.56%) User Experience
2 1 (5.56%) Social Media
2 1 (5.56%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Linux
2 4 (22.22%) UNIX
3 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
3 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) E-Commerce
2 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (33.33%) Scrum
4 5 (27.78%) OO
5 4 (22.22%) SEO
5 4 (22.22%) TDD
5 4 (22.22%) Web Development
5 4 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (22.22%) Pay per click
5 4 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (16.67%) Content Management
6 3 (16.67%) Service Management
6 3 (16.67%) Change Management
6 3 (16.67%) ITIL
6 3 (16.67%) ERP
6 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2
7 2 (11.11%) Project Management
7 2 (11.11%) Problem Management
7 2 (11.11%) Logistics
7 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) SQL
2 5 (27.78%) Java
3 4 (22.22%) XPath
4 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.56%) PHP
4 1 (5.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) HND
1 4 (22.22%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Oracle
2 4 (22.22%) Google
3 1 (5.56%) Facebook
3 1 (5.56%) Twitter
3 1 (5.56%) SAP
3 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.56%) JD Edwards