Period
to 19 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in permanent job vacancies advertised in Preston. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
Lancashire > Preston
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 32 38
Rank change year-on-year -6 +6 -1
Permanent jobs citing Retail 9 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Preston 3.64% 3.11% 0.99%
As % of the General category 7.76% 10.94% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 2
Preston median annual salary £55,000 £32,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +69.23% -20.73% +17.14%
10th Percentile £29,250 £22,600 £33,950
90th Percentile £59,500 £75,500 £46,050
Lancashire median annual salary £40,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +1.25% +14.29% -12.50%

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 Preston with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Preston
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 116 64 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Preston 46.96% 28.44% 48.02%
Number of salaries quoted 84 59 88
Preston median annual salary £33,750 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.57% -12.50% +12.68%
10th Percentile £22,300 £22,250 £23,938
90th Percentile £49,250 £53,750 £51,250
Lancashire median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -12.50% +6.67% -

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Preston

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

Job vacancy trend for Retail in Preston

Retail
Salary Trend in Preston

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

Salary trend for Retail in Preston

Retail
Salary Histogram in Preston

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Retail in Preston over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Retail in Preston

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Preston region with a requirement for Retail.

1 6 (66.67%) E-Commerce
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) C#
2 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
3 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
3 4 (44.44%) SOAP
3 4 (44.44%) XML
3 4 (44.44%) XSL
3 4 (44.44%) .NET
3 4 (44.44%) WCF
3 4 (44.44%) Web Application Development
4 2 (22.22%) VMware
4 2 (22.22%) Windows
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
4 2 (22.22%) Magento
5 1 (11.11%) Coaching
5 1 (11.11%) Front End Development
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (11.11%) XenApp
5 1 (11.11%) XenServer
5 1 (11.11%) GitHub
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (11.11%) WordPress
5 1 (11.11%) FMCG
5 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA

Retail
Co-occurring IT Skills in Preston 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 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 1 (11.11%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
1 1 (11.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) MySQL
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Principal .NET Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Principal Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Magento Developer
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Development Team Leader
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Team Leader
4 1 (11.11%) Development Team Leader
4 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Head of Sales
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) IT Support
4 1 (11.11%) IT Support Technician
4 1 (11.11%) IT Technician
4 1 (11.11%) Support Technician
4 1 (11.11%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) .NET
1 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
1 4 (44.44%) SOAP
1 4 (44.44%) WCF
1 4 (44.44%) XML
1 4 (44.44%) XSL
2 1 (11.11%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (11.11%) AIX
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 4 (44.44%) Web Application Development
3 1 (11.11%) B2C
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (11.11%) Coaching
3 1 (11.11%) Creative Thinking
3 1 (11.11%) ERP
3 1 (11.11%) Front End Development
3 1 (11.11%) Process Management
3 1 (11.11%) Telesales
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) C++
2 1 (11.11%) PHP
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (11.11%) XenApp
1 1 (11.11%) XenServer
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco
2 2 (22.22%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) Avaya
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix
3 1 (11.11%) NetApp