The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT jobs advertised for the Wigan region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Wigan region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 19 26 18
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -8
Permanent jobs citing Retail 3 5 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 4.00% 7.04% 19.51%
As % of the General category 20.00% 29.41% 77.42%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 24
Average salary £47,500 £31,500 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.79% -35.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £31,500 £40,750
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £35,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.32% -4.44%
General Category
Wigan
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
15 17 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 20.00% 23.94% 25.20%
Number of salaries quoted 15 17 29
Average salary £25,000 £27,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -45.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £23,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £57,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Retail
Manchester

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

Retail
Salary Trend in Wigan

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

Retail Salary Trend in Wigan

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Wigan 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 3 (60.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) Wireless
3 1 (20.00%) IPsec
3 1 (20.00%) CMS
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Blue Coat
3 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (20.00%) Brocade
3 1 (20.00%) VLAN
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
3 1 (20.00%) VPLS
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (20.00%) DNN
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) Web Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (20.00%) FMCG
3 1 (20.00%) ProCurve
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Wigan 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 (20.00%) CMS
1 1 (20.00%) DNN
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) Wireless
1 1 (20.00%) IPsec
1 1 (20.00%) VLAN
1 1 (20.00%) VPLS
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco PIX
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) WLAN
1 1 (20.00%) VPN
1 1 (20.00%) SSL
1 1 (20.00%) MPLS
1 1 (20.00%) OSPF
1 1 (20.00%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Programmer
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Network Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Programmer
2 1 (20.00%) Web Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Software Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Web Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Software Programmer
2 1 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C# Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Programmer
2 1 (20.00%) C# Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
2 1 (20.00%) Web Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) CCNP
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Blue Coat
1 1 (20.00%) Brocade
1 1 (20.00%) ProCurve
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) HP