The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
North West / Merseyside
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 49 50
Rank change year-on-year +26 +1  
Permanent jobs citing Retail 48 10 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 8.92% 2.11% 1.96%
As % of the General category 21.92% 5.71% 5.24%
Number of salaries quoted 27 9 10
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £31,250 £23,275
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £50,750 £52,625
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  

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 Merseyside with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Merseyside
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 219 175 191
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 40.71% 37.00% 37.45%
Number of salaries quoted 199 185 239
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £22,200 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,750 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for Retail in Merseyside

Retail
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for Retail in Merseyside

Retail
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Retail in Merseyside over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Retail in Merseyside

Retail
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 29 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
Liverpool +19 24 £45,000 +20.00% 5
Southport - 2 £40,000 - 2
Wirral - 2 £40,000 -
Retail
North West

For the 6 months to 29 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Retail.

1 23 (31.08%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (25.68%) SQL Server
3 18 (24.32%) .NET
3 18 (24.32%) OO
4 17 (22.97%) PHP
4 17 (22.97%) MVC
4 17 (22.97%) Finance
5 15 (20.27%) SQL
5 15 (20.27%) JavaScript
5 15 (20.27%) SDLC
6 14 (18.92%) CSS
6 14 (18.92%) HTML
6 14 (18.92%) Microsoft
6 14 (18.92%) CMS
6 14 (18.92%) jQuery
7 13 (17.57%) C#
8 12 (16.22%) MySQL
8 12 (16.22%) Project Management
9 11 (14.86%) ASP.NET
9 11 (14.86%) E-Commerce
9 11 (14.86%) ASP.NET MVC
10 10 (13.51%) Waterfall
10 10 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
10 10 (13.51%) Management Information System
10 10 (13.51%) Scrum
10 10 (13.51%) Symfony
11 9 (12.16%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (12.16%) TDD
11 9 (12.16%) Data Management
11 9 (12.16%) OOD

Retail
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 14 (18.92%) CMS
2 6 (8.11%) Drupal
2 6 (8.11%) SAS
3 5 (6.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (4.05%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (4.05%) Umbraco
5 2 (2.70%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 6 (8.11%) Magento
2 1 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.76%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (6.76%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (6.76%) Amazon S3
1 5 (6.76%) Amazon SQS
1 5 (6.76%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (1.35%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.35%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (1.35%) Firewall
1 1 (1.35%) Intranet
1 1 (1.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (25.68%) SQL Server
2 12 (16.22%) MySQL
3 9 (12.16%) SQL Server 2014
4 6 (8.11%) NoSQL
5 5 (6.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 5 (6.76%) Amazon RDS
5 5 (6.76%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (6.76%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.35%) Informix
6 1 (1.35%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (8.11%) Git (software)
2 5 (6.76%) PHPUnit
3 2 (2.70%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.35%) Grunt
4 1 (1.35%) gulp
4 1 (1.35%) SoapUI
General
1 17 (22.97%) Finance
2 5 (6.76%) Marketing
3 2 (2.70%) Advertising
3 2 (2.70%) Banking
3 2 (2.70%) Games
Job Titles
1 32 (43.24%) Developer
2 17 (22.97%) PHP Developer
3 14 (18.92%) Architect
4 12 (16.22%) .NET Developer
5 8 (10.81%) Senior Manager
6 7 (9.46%) Project Manager
7 5 (6.76%) Data Architect
7 5 (6.76%) Data Integration Architect
7 5 (6.76%) Integration Architect
7 5 (6.76%) IT Manager
7 5 (6.76%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (5.41%) IT Project Manager
8 4 (5.41%) MI Manager
8 4 (5.41%) Senior Test Manager
8 4 (5.41%) Test Manager
8 4 (5.41%) webMethods Architect
9 3 (4.05%) Junior
9 3 (4.05%) Junior Developer
9 3 (4.05%) Junior PHP Developer
9 3 (4.05%) Senior MI Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (24.32%) .NET
2 14 (18.92%) CSS
2 14 (18.92%) HTML
2 14 (18.92%) jQuery
3 11 (14.86%) ASP.NET
3 11 (14.86%) ASP.NET MVC
4 10 (13.51%) Symfony
5 9 (12.16%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 9 (12.16%) ASP.NET Web API
5 9 (12.16%) RESTful
6 8 (10.81%) Laravel
7 7 (9.46%) .NET Framework
8 6 (8.11%) AngularJS
8 6 (8.11%) Node.js
9 5 (6.76%) Silex
9 5 (6.76%) Web Services
10 2 (2.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 2 (2.70%) Entity Framework
10 2 (2.70%) LINQ to SQL
11 1 (1.35%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (13.51%) Management Information System
2 9 (12.16%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (4.05%) User Experience
4 2 (2.70%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.70%) EPoS
4 2 (2.70%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.35%) Blog
5 1 (1.35%) Clustering
5 1 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.35%) FMCG
5 1 (1.35%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.35%) Podcast
5 1 (1.35%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.76%) Unix
2 2 (2.70%) Windows
3 1 (1.35%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (31.08%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (24.32%) OO
3 17 (22.97%) MVC
4 15 (20.27%) SDLC
5 12 (16.22%) Project Management
6 11 (14.86%) E-Commerce
7 10 (13.51%) Scrum
7 10 (13.51%) Waterfall
8 9 (12.16%) BDD
8 9 (12.16%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (12.16%) Data Management
8 9 (12.16%) Dependency Injection
8 9 (12.16%) OOD
8 9 (12.16%) SOA
8 9 (12.16%) TDD
8 9 (12.16%) Web Application Development
9 7 (9.46%) Change Control
9 7 (9.46%) Data Modelling
9 7 (9.46%) Risk Management
9 7 (9.46%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (22.97%) PHP
2 15 (20.27%) JavaScript
2 15 (20.27%) SQL
3 13 (17.57%) C#
4 2 (2.70%) Python
5 1 (1.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (1.35%) CCNA
1 1 (1.35%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (1.35%) PMI Certification
1 1 (1.35%) PMP
1 1 (1.35%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.35%) QA
System Software
1 5 (6.76%) Docker
2 1 (1.35%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.35%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.35%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (1.35%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 14 (18.92%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.11%) Oracle
3 4 (5.41%) Cognizant
3 4 (5.41%) Tableau
3 4 (5.41%) webMethods
4 3 (4.05%) Sitecore
5 2 (2.70%) Teradata
6 1 (1.35%) Adobe
6 1 (1.35%) Cisco
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