The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
North West / Lancashire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 38 55
Rank change year-on-year +10 +17  
Permanent jobs citing Retail 28 25 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 6.42% 5.57% 3.23%
As % of the General category 19.58% 15.72% 8.76%
Number of salaries quoted 26 17 19
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £39,400 £24,900
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £48,000 £57,500
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 Lancashire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Lancashire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 143 159 217
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 32.80% 35.41% 36.90%
Number of salaries quoted 115 137 177
Median salary £32,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.75% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Lancashire 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 Lancashire

Retail
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Salary trend for Retail in Lancashire

Retail
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Retail in Lancashire over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Retail in Lancashire

Retail
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 25 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
Preston - 8 £42,500 - 1
Skelmersdale +7 4 £39,350 +71.08%
Burnley - 4 £22,500 -
Rossendale - 4 £31,250 -
Blackburn -4 3 £41,000 -6.28% 1
Accrington -1 1 £45,000 +12.50%
Nelson -4 1 £37,500 -11.76%
Chorley -9 1 £19,000 -52.50%
Newton-le-Willows - 1 - -
Blackpool - 1 £42,500 -
Retail
North West

For the 6 months to 25 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Retail.

1 14 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (26.19%) HTML
3 10 (23.81%) JavaScript
3 10 (23.81%) CSS
3 10 (23.81%) Microsoft
4 9 (21.43%) E-Commerce
5 8 (19.05%) ERP
5 8 (19.05%) .NET
5 8 (19.05%) C#
5 8 (19.05%) Front End Development
6 7 (16.67%) iPad
6 7 (16.67%) SQL
6 7 (16.67%) SQL Server
7 6 (14.29%) Windows
7 6 (14.29%) XHTML
7 6 (14.29%) ASP.NET
7 6 (14.29%) jQuery
7 6 (14.29%) Sass
7 6 (14.29%) AngularJS
7 6 (14.29%) Mentoring
8 5 (11.90%) Web Application Development
8 5 (11.90%) Test Automation
8 5 (11.90%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (11.90%) WCF
8 5 (11.90%) Test Scripting
8 5 (11.90%) XML
8 5 (11.90%) XSL
8 5 (11.90%) SOAP
9 4 (9.52%) Web Services
9 4 (9.52%) HTTP

Retail
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (4.76%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.38%) IIS
2 1 (2.38%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) SAP Business One
2 1 (2.38%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.38%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.52%) HTTP
2 2 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (4.76%) Firewall
2 2 (4.76%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (9.52%) LoadRunner
General
1 3 (7.14%) Legal
2 2 (4.76%) Games
2 2 (4.76%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.38%) Finance
3 1 (2.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (33.33%) Developer
2 8 (19.05%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 7 (16.67%) Analyst
4 6 (14.29%) HTML CSS Developer
4 6 (14.29%) HTML Developer
4 6 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
5 5 (11.90%) IT Analyst
6 4 (9.52%) Business Analyst
6 4 (9.52%) Business IT Analyst
6 4 (9.52%) IT Business Analyst
6 4 (9.52%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
6 4 (9.52%) LoadRunner Tester
6 4 (9.52%) Performance Tester
6 4 (9.52%) Test Manager
6 4 (9.52%) Tester
6 4 (9.52%) Web Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Delivery Manager
7 3 (7.14%) Development Team Leader
7 3 (7.14%) Services Delivery Manager
7 3 (7.14%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (26.19%) HTML
2 10 (23.81%) CSS
3 8 (19.05%) .NET
4 6 (14.29%) AngularJS
4 6 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 6 (14.29%) jQuery
4 6 (14.29%) Sass
4 6 (14.29%) XHTML
5 5 (11.90%) SOAP
5 5 (11.90%) WCF
5 5 (11.90%) XML
5 5 (11.90%) XSL
6 4 (9.52%) Web Services
7 2 (4.76%) CSS3
7 2 (4.76%) HTML5
7 2 (4.76%) Node.js
7 2 (4.76%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.67%) iPad
2 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.52%) EPoS
3 3 (7.14%) User Experience
4 2 (4.76%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.76%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.38%) Blog
5 1 (2.38%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (2.38%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.29%) Windows
2 4 (9.52%) Windows Server
3 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (4.76%) AIX
4 2 (4.76%) Windows NT
4 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (21.43%) E-Commerce
3 8 (19.05%) ERP
3 8 (19.05%) Front End Development
4 6 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 5 (11.90%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (11.90%) Test Automation
5 5 (11.90%) Test Scripting
5 5 (11.90%) Web Application Development
6 4 (9.52%) Business Transformation
6 4 (9.52%) Performance Testing
6 4 (9.52%) Scenario Testing
6 4 (9.52%) Validation
6 4 (9.52%) Web Development
7 3 (7.14%) Business Analysis
7 3 (7.14%) Service Delivery
7 3 (7.14%) Software Engineering
8 2 (4.76%) OO
8 2 (4.76%) SDLC
9 1 (2.38%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 10 (23.81%) JavaScript
2 8 (19.05%) C#
3 7 (16.67%) SQL
4 3 (7.14%) PHP
5 2 (4.76%) Java
6 1 (2.38%) C
6 1 (2.38%) C++
6 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.38%) VB
6 1 (2.38%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (7.14%) Degree
1 3 (7.14%) ISEB
2 1 (2.38%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) QA
2 2 (4.76%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (4.76%) XenApp
1 2 (4.76%) XenServer
2 1 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (9.52%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (23.81%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.52%) HP
3 3 (7.14%) Cisco
3 3 (7.14%) VMware
4 2 (4.76%) Citrix
4 2 (4.76%) NetApp
4 2 (4.76%) SAP
5 1 (2.38%) Adobe
5 1 (2.38%) Avaya
Preston
Searchability
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago