Period
to 25 June 2018

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 25 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
25 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 35 32 11
Rank change year-on-year -3 -21 +20
Permanent jobs citing Retail 20 13 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 6.15% 4.50% 14.58%
As % of the General category 21.05% 15.66% 33.56%
Number of salaries quoted 19 13 60
Chester median annual salary £40,500 £37,500 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.00% +31.58% -36.67%
10th Percentile £24,150 £31,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £45,625 £43,750
Cheshire median annual salary £40,500 £45,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +42.86% -21.25%

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 95 83 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 29.23% 28.72% 43.45%
Number of salaries quoted 81 78 125
Chester median annual salary £40,500 £38,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.58% +8.57% -12.50%
10th Percentile £24,500 £28,675 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,250 £50,000
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -3.61%

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 25 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Retail in Chester

For the 6 months to 25 June 2018, 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 10 (50.00%) HTML
1 10 (50.00%) SQL
2 9 (45.00%) CSS
2 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
4 7 (35.00%) OOP
4 7 (35.00%) Git (software)
5 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (30.00%) SAP BPC
5 6 (30.00%) SAP
5 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (30.00%) SAP BW
5 6 (30.00%) ABAP
5 6 (30.00%) .NET
5 6 (30.00%) C#
5 6 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 5 (25.00%) Scrum
6 5 (25.00%) MVC
6 5 (25.00%) TDD
6 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET
6 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (25.00%) .NET Framework
6 5 (25.00%) jQuery
6 5 (25.00%) Unit Testing
6 5 (25.00%) Kanban
7 3 (15.00%) Twitter
7 3 (15.00%) Linux

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 (5.00%) Apache
1 1 (5.00%) Apache Pig
1 1 (5.00%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (5.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (30.00%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.00%) GitHub
2 1 (5.00%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (30.00%) SAP BW
3 2 (10.00%) Big Data
3 2 (10.00%) MySQL
4 1 (5.00%) DataStage
4 1 (5.00%) Hadoop
4 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (10.00%) Marketing
2 1 (5.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Developer
2 6 (30.00%) .NET Developer
2 6 (30.00%) Analyst
2 6 (30.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 6 (30.00%) C# Developer
2 6 (30.00%) SAP Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) .NET Software Developer
3 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Azure Developer
3 5 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (25.00%) C# Software Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Senior .NET Software Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Senior C# Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Senior C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (50.00%) HTML
2 9 (45.00%) CSS
3 6 (30.00%) .NET
4 5 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 5 (25.00%) jQuery
4 5 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (15.00%) XML
6 2 (10.00%) Ajax
7 1 (5.00%) AngularJS
7 1 (5.00%) HTML5
7 1 (5.00%) JSON
7 1 (5.00%) Kafka
7 1 (5.00%) REST
7 1 (5.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Analytical Mindset
1 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Linux
2 2 (10.00%) Android
2 2 (10.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (10.00%) SUSE
3 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (35.00%) OOP
3 6 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (25.00%) Kanban
4 5 (25.00%) MVC
4 5 (25.00%) Scrum
4 5 (25.00%) TDD
4 5 (25.00%) Unit Testing
5 3 (15.00%) E-Commerce
5 3 (15.00%) OO
6 2 (10.00%) Android Development
6 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (10.00%) CRM
6 2 (10.00%) DevOps
6 2 (10.00%) iOS Development
6 2 (10.00%) SDLC
6 2 (10.00%) Web Development
7 1 (5.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (5.00%) Defect Management
7 1 (5.00%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) SQL
2 8 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (30.00%) ABAP
3 6 (30.00%) C#
4 2 (10.00%) Java
4 2 (10.00%) PHP
5 1 (5.00%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
1 1 (5.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (30.00%) SAP
2 3 (15.00%) Google
2 3 (15.00%) Twitter
3 2 (10.00%) Talend
4 1 (5.00%) Cloudera
4 1 (5.00%) Informatica