The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bolton. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
Manchester / Bolton
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 28 21
Permanent jobs citing Retail 0 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bolton - 0.95% 4.03%
As % of the General category - 3.23% 20.83%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 4
Median salary - £45,000 £28,125
Median salary % change year-on-year - +60.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.26% -  

Retail is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bolton with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Bolton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 35 31 24
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bolton 32.41% 29.52% 19.35%
Number of salaries quoted 24 27 22
Median salary £35,000 £35,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.40% +7.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £22,850 £24,625
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Bolton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bolton citing Retail as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Retail in Bolton

Retail
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

Salary trend for Retail in Bolton

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT jobs citing Retail also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bolton region with a requirement for Retail.

1 3 (50.00%) C#
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (50.00%) Mobile App
1 3 (50.00%) User Experience
1 3 (50.00%) Wireframes
2 2 (33.33%) Virtual Environments
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps
2 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (33.33%) Facebook
2 2 (33.33%) Twitter
2 2 (33.33%) Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) Marketing
2 2 (33.33%) Release Management
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server

Retail
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bolton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Designer
1 3 (50.00%) Mobile Designer
2 2 (33.33%) Build Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) PowerShell Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Build and Release Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Release Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Mobile App
1 3 (50.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (50.00%) Wireframes
2 2 (33.33%) Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps
2 2 (33.33%) Release Management
2 2 (33.33%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C#
1 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (33.33%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Facebook
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) Twitter