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 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Retailing
Lancashire / Preston
Rank 28 - 13
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Retail 1 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Preston 0.88% - 9.72%
As % of the General category 5.88% - 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Median salary - - £27,500
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 Preston with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Preston
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 17 19 28
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Preston 14.91% 32.76% 38.89%
Number of salaries quoted 15 17 25
Median salary £39,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.50% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,900 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £37,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Preston

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Preston 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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 8 (72.73%) E-Commerce
2 5 (45.45%) SQL
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
4 2 (18.18%) C#
4 2 (18.18%) XML
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 2 (18.18%) jQuery
4 2 (18.18%) .NET
4 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
4 2 (18.18%) Degree
4 2 (18.18%) WCF
5 1 (9.09%) Sisense
5 1 (9.09%) IT Strategy
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (9.09%) JSON
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle
5 1 (9.09%) FMCG
5 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
5 1 (9.09%) Customer Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Visualisation
5 1 (9.09%) Data Visualisation
5 1 (9.09%) Tableau
5 1 (9.09%) Process Improvement
5 1 (9.09%) Web Application Development
5 1 (9.09%) Analytics
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
5 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 1 (9.09%) User Experience
5 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (9.09%) Adobe Creative Suite

Retail
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Firewall
1 1 (9.09%) LAN
1 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
1 1 (9.09%) WAN
1 1 (9.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (9.09%) Sisense
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) JUnit
1 1 (9.09%) Maven
General
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Data Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Developer
3 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Online Data Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Cabling Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Data Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Designer
4 1 (9.09%) Development Team Leader
4 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce Team Leader
4 1 (9.09%) Graduate Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Graduate Data Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Installations Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Team Leader
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
1 2 (18.18%) jQuery
1 2 (18.18%) WCF
1 2 (18.18%) XML
2 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
2 1 (9.09%) ADO.NET
2 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
2 1 (9.09%) CSS
2 1 (9.09%) Hibernate
2 1 (9.09%) HTML
2 1 (9.09%) JSON
2 1 (9.09%) SOAP
2 1 (9.09%) Spring
2 1 (9.09%) Web Services
2 1 (9.09%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (9.09%) EPoS
1 1 (9.09%) FMCG
1 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) AIX
1 1 (9.09%) Solaris
1 1 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) E-Commerce
2 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (9.09%) Analytics
2 1 (9.09%) Customer Analysis
2 1 (9.09%) Data Visualisation
2 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (9.09%) ERP
2 1 (9.09%) Front End Development
2 1 (9.09%) IT Strategy
2 1 (9.09%) Logistics
2 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
2 1 (9.09%) Process Improvement
2 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
2 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
2 1 (9.09%) Visualisation
2 1 (9.09%) Web Analytics
2 1 (9.09%) Web Application Development
2 1 (9.09%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) C#
3 1 (9.09%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) MCSE
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Adobe
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Tableau
2 1 (9.09%) VMware