The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 48 43
Rank change year-on-year +9 -5  
Permanent jobs citing Retail 85 40 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 5.80% 4.20% 5.48%
As % of the General category 12.86% 9.35% 12.70%
Number of salaries quoted 45 39 34
Median salary £48,250 £35,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.91% -21.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £79,000 £42,500 £80,000
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 Cheshire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 661 428 740
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 45.12% 44.91% 43.12%
Number of salaries quoted 420 353 559
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £21,944 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £60,800
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire 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 Cheshire

Retail
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Retail in Cheshire

Retail
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Retail in Cheshire over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Retail in Cheshire

Retail
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford - 29 £50,000 - 1
Crewe -8 19 £37,500 +4.16%
Warrington -1 15 £55,000 +22.22%
Chester -11 10 £37,500 +17.18% 3
Runcorn - 6 £52,500 -
Ellesmere Port - 1 £47,500 -
Retail
North West

For the 6 months to 26 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Retail.

1 56 (53.33%) Finance
2 42 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (28.57%) Banking
4 26 (24.76%) Information Security
5 24 (22.86%) Web Services
6 23 (21.90%) CISSP
7 22 (20.95%) Analytical Skills
8 20 (19.05%) Customer Engagement
9 19 (18.10%) Retail Banking
9 19 (18.10%) Degree
9 19 (18.10%) Microsoft
9 19 (18.10%) SQL
9 19 (18.10%) Windows
10 18 (17.14%) E-Commerce
10 18 (17.14%) JavaScript
11 17 (16.19%) Stakeholder Management
12 16 (15.24%) Project Management
12 16 (15.24%) Microsoft Certification
12 16 (15.24%) HTML
12 16 (15.24%) MCSE
13 15 (14.29%) Computer Science
13 15 (14.29%) Process Improvement
14 14 (13.33%) Line Management
14 14 (13.33%) Virtual Team
14 14 (13.33%) C#
14 14 (13.33%) .NET
14 14 (13.33%) Legal
14 14 (13.33%) CISA
14 14 (13.33%) Management Information System
14 14 (13.33%) Risk Management

Retail
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (5.71%) Confluence
2 5 (4.76%) nginx
2 5 (4.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (3.81%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (2.86%) Apache
4 3 (2.86%) CICS
4 3 (2.86%) CMS
4 3 (2.86%) JBoss
4 3 (2.86%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.86%) WebLogic
4 3 (2.86%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (3.81%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.86%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (2.86%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (1.90%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.95%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.95%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.95%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.95%) Revit
4 1 (0.95%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 7 (6.67%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (3.81%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.90%) Magento
3 2 (1.90%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (1.90%) Shopify
4 1 (0.95%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.95%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (5.71%) Office 365
3 5 (4.76%) IaaS
4 4 (3.81%) PaaS
4 4 (3.81%) SaaS
4 4 (3.81%) Trello
5 2 (1.90%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (1.90%) GitHub
6 1 (0.95%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.95%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.90%) ATM
1 2 (1.90%) Wireless
2 1 (0.95%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.43%) MySQL
2 11 (10.48%) DB2
3 10 (9.52%) SQL Server
3 10 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.86%) SQL Server 2016
6 2 (1.90%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.95%) BigQuery
7 1 (0.95%) GIS
7 1 (0.95%) OLAP
7 1 (0.95%) Power BI
7 1 (0.95%) Qlik Sense
7 1 (0.95%) QlikView
7 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (11.43%) JIRA
2 6 (5.71%) Git (software)
3 5 (4.76%) Bitbucket
3 5 (4.76%) Eclipse
3 5 (4.76%) IntelliJ
3 5 (4.76%) Jenkins
3 5 (4.76%) Lombardi
3 5 (4.76%) PhpStorm
3 5 (4.76%) Sonatype Nexus
4 4 (3.81%) Subversion
4 4 (3.81%) Visual Studio
5 3 (2.86%) ClearCase
6 1 (0.95%) HP UFT
6 1 (0.95%) Selenium
General
1 56 (53.33%) Finance
2 30 (28.57%) Banking
3 19 (18.10%) Retail Banking
4 14 (13.33%) Legal
5 6 (5.71%) Back Office
6 4 (3.81%) Advertising
6 4 (3.81%) Italian Language
6 4 (3.81%) Manufacturing
6 4 (3.81%) Spanish Language
7 2 (1.90%) Electronics
7 2 (1.90%) Games
7 2 (1.90%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.95%) Automotive
8 1 (0.95%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.95%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.95%) Law
8 1 (0.95%) Marketing
8 1 (0.95%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (24.76%) Developer
2 19 (18.10%) Analyst
3 14 (13.33%) Project Manager
4 12 (11.43%) Compliance Analyst
4 12 (11.43%) Security Analyst
5 8 (7.62%) Compliance Manager
5 8 (7.62%) Security Manager
6 7 (6.67%) .NET Developer
6 7 (6.67%) Full Stack Developer
6 7 (6.67%) IT Manager
7 6 (5.71%) Architect
7 6 (5.71%) Mobile Solutions Architect
7 6 (5.71%) PHP Developer
7 6 (5.71%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (4.76%) E-Commerce Developer
8 5 (4.76%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
9 4 (3.81%) Software Developer
10 3 (2.86%) Business Analyst
10 3 (2.86%) Consultant
10 3 (2.86%) Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (22.86%) Web Services
2 16 (15.24%) HTML
3 14 (13.33%) .NET
4 12 (11.43%) XML
5 10 (9.52%) CSS
6 9 (8.57%) ASP.NET
6 9 (8.57%) jQuery
7 7 (6.67%) CSS3
7 7 (6.67%) HTML5
8 6 (5.71%) SOAP
8 6 (5.71%) WSDL
9 5 (4.76%) .NET Framework
9 5 (4.76%) JMS
9 5 (4.76%) LEMP Stack
9 5 (4.76%) RESTful
9 5 (4.76%) Sass
9 5 (4.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 5 (4.76%) Zend Framework
10 4 (3.81%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (3.81%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (20.95%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 14 (13.33%) Management Information System
3 14 (13.33%) Virtual Team
4 8 (7.62%) Data Centre
5 6 (5.71%) Client/Server
5 6 (5.71%) Handset
5 6 (5.71%) Smartphone
6 5 (4.76%) FMCG
6 5 (4.76%) Linux Command Line
6 5 (4.76%) PMI
7 4 (3.81%) Online Banking
8 3 (2.86%) Cyber Attack
8 3 (2.86%) Mainframe
9 2 (1.90%) Mobile Banking
10 1 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.95%) iPad
10 1 (0.95%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.95%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.95%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 19 (18.10%) Windows
2 11 (10.48%) Linux
3 10 (9.52%) Android
3 10 (9.52%) Apple iOS
4 7 (6.67%) Windows Server
5 3 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.95%) AIX
6 1 (0.95%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.95%) Unix
6 1 (0.95%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.95%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (24.76%) Information Security
3 20 (19.05%) Customer Engagement
4 18 (17.14%) E-Commerce
5 17 (16.19%) Stakeholder Management
6 16 (15.24%) Project Management
7 15 (14.29%) Process Improvement
8 14 (13.33%) Line Management
8 14 (13.33%) Risk Management
9 13 (12.38%) Waterfall
10 12 (11.43%) Data Security
10 12 (11.43%) Identity Management
10 12 (11.43%) SDLC
11 10 (9.52%) Scrum
11 10 (9.52%) TDD
12 9 (8.57%) BDD
12 9 (8.57%) Service Delivery
13 8 (7.62%) ITIL
13 8 (7.62%) Web Application Development
14 7 (6.67%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 19 (18.10%) SQL
2 18 (17.14%) JavaScript
3 14 (13.33%) C#
4 12 (11.43%) PHP
5 11 (10.48%) Java
6 4 (3.81%) PowerShell
6 4 (3.81%) VB
6 4 (3.81%) VB.NET
7 3 (2.86%) Assembly Language
7 3 (2.86%) COBOL
8 2 (1.90%) C
8 2 (1.90%) C++
8 2 (1.90%) PHP 4
8 2 (1.90%) PHP 5
9 1 (0.95%) Python
9 1 (0.95%) R
9 1 (0.95%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (21.90%) CISSP
2 19 (18.10%) Degree
3 16 (15.24%) MCSE
3 16 (15.24%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (13.33%) CISA
5 12 (11.43%) CNA
5 12 (11.43%) CNE
5 12 (11.43%) CompTIA Security+
5 12 (11.43%) Novell Certification
5 12 (11.43%) Security+ Certification
6 5 (4.76%) PMI Certification
7 4 (3.81%) GCFA
7 4 (3.81%) GCIH
7 4 (3.81%) GREM
8 3 (2.86%) PMP
9 2 (1.90%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.95%) HIPAA
2 1 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 1 (0.95%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.95%) PMO
2 1 (0.95%) SLA
2 1 (0.95%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 4 (3.81%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.90%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.95%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 19 (18.10%) Microsoft
2 9 (8.57%) Oracle
3 7 (6.67%) Zend
4 5 (4.76%) IBM
5 3 (2.86%) Chordiant
6 2 (1.90%) CA
6 2 (1.90%) CA Agile Central
7 1 (0.95%) Google
7 1 (0.95%) Sage
7 1 (0.95%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.95%) Tableau
7 1 (0.95%) Veeam
Knutsford, Cheshire
Barclays
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 19 days ago
Cheshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum Plus Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
The Little Black Book Agency
Posted: 5 days ago