The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sitecore products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sitecore over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Sitecore.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sitecore
Rank - 53 32
Permanent jobs citing Sitecore 0 10 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff - 1.72% 3.79%
As % of the Vendors category - 3.83% 7.43%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 11
Average salary - £29,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -13.23%
UK excluding London average salary £39,250 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -
Sitecore
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

Vendors Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
259 261 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 41.77% 44.85% 51.01%
Number of salaries quoted 241 230 175
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,000 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

Sitecore
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Sitecore across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Sitecore Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Sitecore
Salary Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Sitecore across the Cardiff region.

Sitecore Salary Trend in Cardiff

Sitecore
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff region citing Sitecore also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Sitecore.

1 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (91.67%) .NET
2 9 (75.00%) HTML
2 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 9 (75.00%) CSS
2 9 (75.00%) CMS
2 9 (75.00%) Sitecore CMS
3 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
5 6 (50.00%) jQuery
6 5 (41.67%) Advertising
6 5 (41.67%) MVC
7 3 (25.00%) TDD
7 3 (25.00%) SQL
7 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
7 3 (25.00%) Apple iOS
7 3 (25.00%) Apache Solr
7 3 (25.00%) Lucene
8 2 (16.67%) Web Development
8 2 (16.67%) Degree
8 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
8 2 (16.67%) Umbraco
8 2 (16.67%) Android
8 2 (16.67%) Windows 8
8 2 (16.67%) Windows Phone 8
8 2 (16.67%) Xamarin
8 2 (16.67%) Windows Phone
8 2 (16.67%) Android Development

Sitecore
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff region citing Sitecore also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Sitecore. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (75.00%) CMS
1 9 (75.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 3 (25.00%) Apache Solr
3 2 (16.67%) Umbraco
4 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (41.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (50.00%) Sitecore Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Web Developer
3 3 (25.00%) .NET Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (8.33%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) .NET Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) .NET
2 9 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 9 (75.00%) CSS
2 9 (75.00%) HTML
3 6 (50.00%) jQuery
4 3 (25.00%) Lucene
5 2 (16.67%) XHTML
5 2 (16.67%) HTML5
6 1 (8.33%) CSS3
6 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (8.33%) WCF
6 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Blog
1 1 (8.33%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (16.67%) Windows 8
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Phone 8
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Phone
2 2 (16.67%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) MVC
3 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (25.00%) TDD
4 2 (16.67%) OOD
4 2 (16.67%) SOA
4 2 (16.67%) Scrum
4 2 (16.67%) Web Development
4 2 (16.67%) Android Development
4 2 (16.67%) iOS Development
5 1 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (8.33%) Content Management
5 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (16.67%) XAML
3 2 (16.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (8.33%) MCP
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Alterian
2 2 (16.67%) Xamarin