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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 32 30 41
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +11
Permanent jobs citing Retail 6 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 3.70% 6.13% 1.55%
As % of the General category 10.91% 18.52% 4.65%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 4
Average salary £21,250 £29,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.72% +16.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
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
55 54 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 33.95% 33.13% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 49 53 86
Average salary £30,000 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,400 £29,400 £26,050
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 29 August 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 11 (47.83%) E-Commerce
1 11 (47.83%) Finance
2 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (43.48%) SQL
3 9 (39.13%) Scrum
4 8 (34.78%) Oracle
5 7 (30.43%) HTML
5 7 (30.43%) Java
5 7 (30.43%) HND
5 7 (30.43%) Linux
5 7 (30.43%) OO
5 7 (30.43%) Degree
5 7 (30.43%) Oracle Database
5 7 (30.43%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (26.09%) Jenkins
6 6 (26.09%) Web Development
6 6 (26.09%) XPath
6 6 (26.09%) jQuery
6 6 (26.09%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (26.09%) Apache Wicket
6 6 (26.09%) JAX-WS
6 6 (26.09%) EJB 3.0
6 6 (26.09%) Git (software)
6 6 (26.09%) Mockito
6 6 (26.09%) Gerrit
6 6 (26.09%) TDD
6 6 (26.09%) Spring
6 6 (26.09%) Maven
6 6 (26.09%) Hibernate
6 6 (26.09%) Tomcat

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 6 (26.09%) WebLogic
1 6 (26.09%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.35%) SAS
2 1 (4.35%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (4.35%) Google Analytics
1 1 (4.35%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Ant
1 6 (26.09%) JUnit
1 6 (26.09%) Eclipse
1 6 (26.09%) Maven
1 6 (26.09%) Git (software)
1 6 (26.09%) Mockito
1 6 (26.09%) Gerrit
1 6 (26.09%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (47.83%) Finance
2 4 (17.39%) Marketing
3 1 (4.35%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Developer
2 6 (26.09%) Java Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Software Project Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Project Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Website Manager
3 3 (13.04%) PPC Specialist
3 3 (13.04%) Software Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Content Manager
3 3 (13.04%) PPC Manager
3 3 (13.04%) PPC Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) PPC Executive
4 2 (8.70%) Problem Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Change Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Trainer
5 1 (4.35%) Web Developer
5 1 (4.35%) DBA
5 1 (4.35%) Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce Manager
5 1 (4.35%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (30.43%) HTML
2 6 (26.09%) EJB
2 6 (26.09%) JDBC
2 6 (26.09%) Web Services
2 6 (26.09%) XML
2 6 (26.09%) XSLT
2 6 (26.09%) WSDL
2 6 (26.09%) JAXB
2 6 (26.09%) Hibernate
2 6 (26.09%) Spring
2 6 (26.09%) jQuery
2 6 (26.09%) Apache Wicket
2 6 (26.09%) JAX-WS
2 6 (26.09%) EJB 3.0
3 2 (8.70%) .NET
4 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.35%) CSS
4 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.35%) Replication
2 1 (4.35%) Clustering
2 1 (4.35%) Blog
2 1 (4.35%) Telematics
2 1 (4.35%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (30.43%) Linux
2 6 (26.09%) UNIX
3 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) E-Commerce
2 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (39.13%) Scrum
4 7 (30.43%) OO
4 7 (30.43%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (26.09%) Web Development
5 6 (26.09%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (26.09%) TDD
6 4 (17.39%) Pay per click
6 4 (17.39%) ITIL
6 4 (17.39%) PRINCE2
6 4 (17.39%) ERP
6 4 (17.39%) Service Management
6 4 (17.39%) Change Management
6 4 (17.39%) SEO
7 3 (13.04%) Project Management
7 3 (13.04%) Content Management
7 3 (13.04%) Logistics
7 3 (13.04%) Software Engineering
7 3 (13.04%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (43.48%) SQL
2 7 (30.43%) Java
3 6 (26.09%) XPath
4 1 (4.35%) C#
4 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
4 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.35%) PHP
4 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) HND
1 7 (30.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Oracle
2 4 (17.39%) Google
3 1 (4.35%) Facebook
3 1 (4.35%) Twitter
3 1 (4.35%) SAP
3 1 (4.35%) NetApp
3 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.35%) JD Edwards