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 27 May 2015 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sitecore
Rank 62 59 57
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Permanent jobs citing Sitecore 4 14 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.58% 2.10% 1.44%
As % of the Vendors category 1.33% 4.14% 2.66%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 7
Average salary £37,500 £35,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% -1.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,300 £33,500 £30,900
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,100 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +1.91%
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
301 338 301
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 43.94% 50.60% 54.14%
Number of salaries quoted 230 289 270
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 23 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (75.00%) MVC
2 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 3 (37.50%) CMS
3 3 (37.50%) Scrum
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (25.00%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) Web Services
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) Advertising
4 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (25.00%) Apache Solr
4 2 (25.00%) TDD
4 2 (25.00%) Lucene
4 2 (25.00%) Blog
4 2 (25.00%) WCF
4 2 (25.00%) EPiServer
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC

Sitecore
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 3 (37.50%) CMS
1 3 (37.50%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (25.00%) Apache Solr
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (25.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
1 8 (100.00%) Sitecore Developer
2 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (25.00%) Web Services
3 2 (25.00%) Lucene
3 2 (25.00%) WCF
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Blog
1 2 (25.00%) Inversion of Control
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) MVC
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Scrum
3 2 (25.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (25.00%) EPiServer