Period
to 16 January 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 6 months to 16 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 35 37 26
Rank change year-on-year +2 -11 -1
Permanent jobs citing Retail 5 26 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 2.63% 6.24% 6.77%
As % of the General category 9.26% 20.47% 20.93%
Number of salaries quoted 3 24 19
Chester median annual salary £42,500 £44,125 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.68% +35.77% +14.04%
10th Percentile £29,250 £32,075 £20,750
90th Percentile £46,750 £78,875 £43,400
Cheshire median annual salary £46,250 £50,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -7.50% +42.86% -28.21%

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

All General Skills
Chester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 54 127 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 28.42% 30.46% 32.33%
Number of salaries quoted 45 103 58
Chester median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +20.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,750 £29,150 £24,055
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £56,125
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -1.23%

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

Job postings citing Retail as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Chester.

Job vacancy trend for Retail in Chester

Retail
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Salary trend for Retail in Chester

Retail
Salary Histogram in Chester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Retail in Chester over the 6 months to 16 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Retail in Chester

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, IT jobs citing Retail also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Chester region with a requirement for Retail.

1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (60.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (40.00%) Logistics
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (20.00%) Wireframes
4 1 (20.00%) Prototyping
4 1 (20.00%) Interaction Design
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 1 (20.00%) Spring
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (20.00%) Analytics
4 1 (20.00%) Campaign Management
4 1 (20.00%) User Experience
4 1 (20.00%) Dashboard Development
4 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (20.00%) HTML5
4 1 (20.00%) Entity Framework
4 1 (20.00%) CSS3
4 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (20.00%) Marketing
4 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework

Retail
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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 1 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (20.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 2 (40.00%) SQL BI Developer
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Developer
2 2 (40.00%) SSRS Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Insight Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Junior
3 1 (20.00%) Junior Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Junior Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Insight Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) UI Developer
3 1 (20.00%) UI/UX Developer
3 1 (20.00%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) CSS3
1 1 (20.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) HTML5
1 1 (20.00%) Spring
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (40.00%) Logistics
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Campaign Management
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) Dashboard Development
3 1 (20.00%) Database Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Interaction Design
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Prototyping
3 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Teradata