The 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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank - - 14
Permanent jobs citing Retail 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan - - 6.45%
As % of the General category - - 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £36,250
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,250
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.04%
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 Wigan region.

General Category
Wigan
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
8 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 19.05% 6.54% 25.81%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 8
Average salary £45,000 £27,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.63% +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 19 Related IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) osCommerce
1 2 (100.00%) Magento
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Magento
1 2 (100.00%) osCommerce
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 2 (100.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP