Period
to 17 January 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in permanent job vacancies advertised in Liverpool. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 6 months to 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 25 73 56
Rank change year-on-year +48 -17 -22
Permanent jobs citing Retail 48 21 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 7.00% 2.05% 1.47%
As % of the General category 15.34% 6.84% 3.94%
Number of salaries quoted 37 16 9
Liverpool median annual salary £37,500 £46,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.92% +15.63% -20.00%
10th Percentile £30,050 £27,625 £36,250
90th Percentile £58,000 £56,750 £45,950
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £46,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year -13.51% +15.63% -11.11%

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 Liverpool with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Liverpool
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 313 307 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 45.63% 29.98% 37.46%
Number of salaries quoted 238 176 176
Liverpool median annual salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.41% +3.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,100 £25,000 £25,567
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,125 £67,500
Merseyside median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

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

Job vacancy trend for Retail in Liverpool

Retail
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Salary trend for Retail in Liverpool

Retail
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Retail in Liverpool over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Retail in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for Retail.

1 22 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (39.58%) JavaScript
2 19 (39.58%) PHP
3 14 (29.17%) jQuery
4 12 (25.00%) MySQL
5 11 (22.92%) Symfony
5 11 (22.92%) QA
5 11 (22.92%) Git (software)
5 11 (22.92%) BDD
5 11 (22.92%) Jenkins
6 10 (20.83%) AngularJS
6 10 (20.83%) Node.js
6 10 (20.83%) Test Automation
6 10 (20.83%) MVC
6 10 (20.83%) Docker
6 10 (20.83%) SDLC
7 9 (18.75%) Coaching
8 8 (16.67%) gulp
8 8 (16.67%) CSS
8 8 (16.67%) HTML
8 8 (16.67%) Sass
8 8 (16.67%) Grunt
9 7 (14.58%) Linux
9 7 (14.58%) Apache
9 7 (14.58%) Finance
9 7 (14.58%) LAMP
10 6 (12.50%) Games
10 6 (12.50%) SQL Server
10 6 (12.50%) Web Services
10 6 (12.50%) Xbox

Retail
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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 7 (14.58%) Apache
2 5 (10.42%) CMS
2 5 (10.42%) nginx
3 4 (8.33%) Drupal
4 3 (6.25%) WordPress
5 2 (4.17%) SAS
6 1 (2.08%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (2.08%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 4 (8.33%) Magento
2 2 (4.17%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (2.08%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.42%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (10.42%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (10.42%) Amazon S3
1 5 (10.42%) Amazon SQS
1 5 (10.42%) AWS Lambda
1 5 (10.42%) npm
1 5 (10.42%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (25.00%) MySQL
2 6 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 5 (10.42%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 5 (10.42%) Amazon RDS
3 5 (10.42%) NoSQL
3 5 (10.42%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.08%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (22.92%) Git (software)
1 11 (22.92%) Jenkins
2 8 (16.67%) Grunt
2 8 (16.67%) gulp
3 5 (10.42%) PHPUnit
3 5 (10.42%) Selenium
3 5 (10.42%) TeamCity
3 5 (10.42%) WebDriver
3 5 (10.42%) webpack
General
1 7 (14.58%) Finance
2 6 (12.50%) Games
3 2 (4.17%) Advertising
3 2 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (52.08%) Developer
2 16 (33.33%) PHP Developer
3 7 (14.58%) Web Developer
4 5 (10.42%) Automation Engineer
4 5 (10.42%) Java Engineer
4 5 (10.42%) Project Manager
4 5 (10.42%) QA Automation Engineer
4 5 (10.42%) QA Engineer
4 5 (10.42%) Senior Automation Engineer
4 5 (10.42%) Senior Java Engineer
4 5 (10.42%) Senior QA Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) Applications Developer
5 4 (8.33%) Architect
5 4 (8.33%) IT Manager
5 4 (8.33%) IT Project Manager
5 4 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (8.33%) Web Applications Developer
6 3 (6.25%) Senior IT Manager
6 3 (6.25%) Senior Manager
6 3 (6.25%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (29.17%) jQuery
2 11 (22.92%) Symfony
3 10 (20.83%) AngularJS
3 10 (20.83%) Node.js
4 8 (16.67%) CSS
4 8 (16.67%) HTML
4 8 (16.67%) Sass
5 7 (14.58%) LAMP
6 6 (12.50%) Web Services
7 5 (10.42%) Laravel
7 5 (10.42%) REST
7 5 (10.42%) Silex
7 5 (10.42%) Vue (Vue.js)
8 1 (2.08%) Kafka
8 1 (2.08%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (2.08%) SOAP
8 1 (2.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.50%) Xbox
2 5 (10.42%) Mobile App
2 5 (10.42%) User Experience
3 4 (8.33%) Online Games
4 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.08%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.58%) Linux
2 1 (2.08%) CentOS
2 1 (2.08%) SUSE
2 1 (2.08%) Ubuntu
2 1 (2.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (22.92%) BDD
3 10 (20.83%) MVC
3 10 (20.83%) SDLC
3 10 (20.83%) Test Automation
4 9 (18.75%) Coaching
5 6 (12.50%) Mentoring
6 5 (10.42%) Change Control
6 5 (10.42%) Kanban
6 5 (10.42%) Microservices
6 5 (10.42%) OO
6 5 (10.42%) OOD
6 5 (10.42%) Programme Management
6 5 (10.42%) Project Governance
6 5 (10.42%) Project Management
6 5 (10.42%) Risk Management
6 5 (10.42%) Scrum
6 5 (10.42%) TDD
6 5 (10.42%) Time Management
6 5 (10.42%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 19 (39.58%) JavaScript
1 19 (39.58%) PHP
2 5 (10.42%) Java
3 3 (6.25%) SQL
4 1 (2.08%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.08%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (4.17%) Degree
2 1 (2.08%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (22.92%) QA
System Software
1 10 (20.83%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (4.17%) Microsoft
1 2 (4.17%) Teradata
2 1 (2.08%) Anaplan
2 1 (2.08%) Capita
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle