Period
to 4 December 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 6 months to 4 December 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
North West > Manchester
6 months to
4 Dec 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 60 42 47
Rank change year-on-year -18 +5 -16
Permanent jobs citing Retail 118 380 427
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 4.08% 6.00% 5.78%
As % of the General category 13.80% 17.69% 14.37%
Number of salaries quoted 124 293 369
Median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% +2.27%
10th Percentile £27,500 £32,500 £25,650
90th Percentile £79,000 £75,000 £75,000
North West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -5.56%

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 Manchester with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 855 2,148 2,972
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 29.55% 33.92% 40.23%
Number of salaries quoted 704 1,607 2,372
Median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £32,075 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,312
North West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +2.27%

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Retail as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Retail in Manchester

Retail
Salary Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Retail in Manchester.

Salary trend for Retail in Manchester

Retail
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing Retail in Manchester over the 6 months to 4 December 2020.

Salary histogram for Retail in Manchester

Retail
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 4 December 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport +36 6 £52,500 +5.00% 6
Bury +4 3 £85,000 +100.00% 1
Cheadle +13 1 £21,500 -60.91%
Retail
North West

For the 6 months to 4 December 2020, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Retail.

1 43 (36.44%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (34.75%) E-Commerce
3 30 (25.42%) PHP
4 29 (24.58%) JavaScript
5 25 (21.19%) User Experience
6 23 (19.49%) HTML
7 21 (17.80%) Marketing
7 21 (17.80%) Laravel
8 20 (16.95%) AWS
8 20 (16.95%) MySQL
8 20 (16.95%) CSS
8 20 (16.95%) Analytics
8 20 (16.95%) Problem-Solving
9 17 (14.41%) Mentoring
9 17 (14.41%) Zend
10 16 (13.56%) Magento
10 16 (13.56%) Analytical Skills
11 15 (12.71%) Docker
11 15 (12.71%) DevOps
11 15 (12.71%) GitHub
11 15 (12.71%) Python
11 15 (12.71%) Microsoft
11 15 (12.71%) Finance
12 14 (11.86%) Azure
13 13 (11.02%) SQL
13 13 (11.02%) OO
14 12 (10.17%) .NET
14 12 (10.17%) C#
14 12 (10.17%) B2C
14 12 (10.17%) PHPUnit

Retail
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 (5.93%) Apache
1 7 (5.93%) nginx
2 4 (3.39%) Apache Spark
2 4 (3.39%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (2.54%) Apache Synapse
4 2 (1.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (1.69%) CMS
4 2 (1.69%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.85%) IIS
5 1 (0.85%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.85%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (1.69%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.85%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.85%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.85%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 16 (13.56%) Magento
2 12 (10.17%) Shopify
3 4 (3.39%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.85%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.85%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.85%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.85%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 20 (16.95%) AWS
2 15 (12.71%) GitHub
3 14 (11.86%) Azure
4 12 (10.17%) GCP
5 7 (5.93%) Azure Data Factory
6 6 (5.08%) Yarn
7 5 (4.24%) Serverless
8 4 (3.39%) AWS Lambda
8 4 (3.39%) Dynamics 365
9 3 (2.54%) Amazon Kinesis
9 3 (2.54%) npm
10 2 (1.69%) Power Platform
10 2 (1.69%) SaaS
11 1 (0.85%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.85%) PaaS
11 1 (0.85%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.69%) Firewall
1 2 (1.69%) VLAN
2 1 (0.85%) BGP
2 1 (0.85%) DHCP
2 1 (0.85%) DNS
2 1 (0.85%) MPLS
2 1 (0.85%) OSPF
2 1 (0.85%) SNMP
2 1 (0.85%) Unified Communications
2 1 (0.85%) VoIP
2 1 (0.85%) VPN
2 1 (0.85%) WAN
2 1 (0.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (16.95%) MySQL
2 10 (8.47%) SQL Server
3 9 (7.63%) NoSQL
4 7 (5.93%) Amazon Redshift
4 7 (5.93%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (5.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (5.08%) Amazon Athena
5 6 (5.08%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
5 6 (5.08%) Azure SQL Database
5 6 (5.08%) Data Lake
5 6 (5.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (5.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (3.39%) Hadoop
6 4 (3.39%) Redis
7 3 (2.54%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (2.54%) HBase
7 3 (2.54%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.85%) BigQuery
8 1 (0.85%) Cloud Spanner
8 1 (0.85%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 12 (10.17%) PHPUnit
2 7 (5.93%) Jenkins
3 6 (5.08%) Git (software)
4 4 (3.39%) Grunt
4 4 (3.39%) gulp
4 4 (3.39%) webpack
5 3 (2.54%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.85%) Codeception
6 1 (0.85%) JIRA
General
1 21 (17.80%) Marketing
2 15 (12.71%) Finance
3 6 (5.08%) Public Sector
4 4 (3.39%) Law
5 2 (1.69%) Automotive
6 1 (0.85%) Advertising
6 1 (0.85%) Banking
6 1 (0.85%) Games
6 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 34 (28.81%) Developer
2 21 (17.80%) Architect
2 21 (17.80%) PHP Developer
3 9 (7.63%) Solutions Architect
4 7 (5.93%) Analyst
4 7 (5.93%) Backend Developer
4 7 (5.93%) Data Engineer
4 7 (5.93%) E-Commerce Developer
4 7 (5.93%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
4 7 (5.93%) E-Commerce Web Developer
4 7 (5.93%) MySQL Developer
4 7 (5.93%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 7 (5.93%) PHP Web Developer
4 7 (5.93%) Web Developer
5 6 (5.08%) Software Engineer
5 6 (5.08%) Team Leader
6 5 (4.24%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 5 (4.24%) Product Owner
6 5 (4.24%) Security Architect
6 5 (4.24%) Senior Product Owner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (19.49%) HTML
2 21 (17.80%) Laravel
3 20 (16.95%) CSS
4 12 (10.17%) .NET
5 11 (9.32%) Middleware
6 10 (8.47%) Node.js
7 8 (6.78%) React
8 7 (5.93%) Symfony
9 6 (5.08%) AngularJS
9 6 (5.08%) LAMP
9 6 (5.08%) Sass
10 4 (3.39%) Bulma
10 4 (3.39%) Electron Framework
10 4 (3.39%) Kafka
10 4 (3.39%) Redux
10 4 (3.39%) Vue.js
11 3 (2.54%) .NET Core
11 3 (2.54%) ASP.NET Web API
11 3 (2.54%) jQuery
11 3 (2.54%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 25 (21.19%) User Experience
2 16 (13.56%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (6.78%) EPoS
4 5 (4.24%) Mobile App
5 4 (3.39%) Driving Licence
5 4 (3.39%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.54%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.69%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.69%) iPhone
7 2 (1.69%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.85%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.85%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.85%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.85%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.85%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.47%) Linux
2 4 (3.39%) Unix
3 3 (2.54%) Android
4 1 (0.85%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (36.44%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (34.75%) E-Commerce
3 20 (16.95%) Analytics
3 20 (16.95%) Problem-Solving
4 17 (14.41%) Mentoring
5 15 (12.71%) DevOps
6 13 (11.02%) OO
7 12 (10.17%) B2C
7 12 (10.17%) Microservices
8 11 (9.32%) CRM
9 10 (8.47%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (8.47%) OOP
9 10 (8.47%) Use Case
10 9 (7.63%) Enterprise Architecture
10 9 (7.63%) Front End Development
10 9 (7.63%) Machine Learning
10 9 (7.63%) Software Engineering
10 9 (7.63%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (7.63%) Web Development
11 8 (6.78%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 30 (25.42%) PHP
2 29 (24.58%) JavaScript
3 15 (12.71%) Python
4 13 (11.02%) SQL
5 12 (10.17%) C#
6 5 (4.24%) Java
7 4 (3.39%) TypeScript
8 3 (2.54%) ES6
8 3 (2.54%) Ruby
9 2 (1.69%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.69%) Java 8
9 2 (1.69%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.85%) Go
10 1 (0.85%) HiveQL
10 1 (0.85%) Kotlin
10 1 (0.85%) Scala
10 1 (0.85%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (3.39%) TOGAF Certification
2 3 (2.54%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.69%) PMP
3 2 (1.69%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.85%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.85%) CCNP
4 1 (0.85%) CISA
4 1 (0.85%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.85%) GIAC
4 1 (0.85%) GSEC
4 1 (0.85%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.54%) Data Quality
1 3 (2.54%) PMO
2 2 (1.69%) QA
3 1 (0.85%) GDPR
3 1 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.85%) NIST
3 1 (0.85%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.85%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (12.71%) Docker
2 3 (2.54%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.85%) Firmware
3 1 (0.85%) HDFS
3 1 (0.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (10.17%) Kubernetes
2 5 (4.24%) Terraform
3 1 (0.85%) Ansible
3 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (0.85%) SCCM
3 1 (0.85%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (14.41%) Zend
2 15 (12.71%) Microsoft
3 7 (5.93%) Databricks
4 5 (4.24%) Adobe
4 5 (4.24%) SAP
5 3 (2.54%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (2.54%) Sitecore
6 2 (1.69%) Citrix
6 2 (1.69%) Google
6 2 (1.69%) Zuora
7 1 (0.85%) Cisco
7 1 (0.85%) Fortinet
7 1 (0.85%) IBM
7 1 (0.85%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.85%) Sage
7 1 (0.85%) SolarWinds
7 1 (0.85%) Splunk
7 1 (0.85%) Veeam
7 1 (0.85%) VMware
7 1 (0.85%) Zscaler