The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sitecore products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sitecore over the 3 months to 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sitecore
Rank 112 108 130
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +22
Permanent jobs citing Sitecore 14 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.74% 0.30% 0.088%
As % of the Vendors category 1.68% 0.66% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 2
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £23,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +47.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,200 £24,500 £23,550
10% offered a salary of more than £36,900 £55,000 £23,950
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Sitecore
North West

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

Vendors Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
834 757 1146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 43.96% 44.95% 50.66%
Number of salaries quoted 657 627 1021
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,200 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Sitecore
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Sitecore Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Sitecore
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Sitecore Salary Trend in Cheshire

Sitecore
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sitecore across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Sitecore Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Sitecore
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sitecore within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester +4 8 £30,500 -12.85% 1
Warrington - 3 £35,000 -
Sitecore
North West

Sitecore
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 30 (100.00%) CMS
1 30 (100.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 29 (96.67%) HTML
3 27 (90.00%) CSS
4 24 (80.00%) MVC
5 23 (76.67%) WordPress
6 21 (70.00%) .NET
6 21 (70.00%) C#
7 18 (60.00%) ASP.NET
8 17 (56.67%) SQL
8 17 (56.67%) Umbraco
9 16 (53.33%) JavaScript
9 16 (53.33%) ASP.NET MVC
9 16 (53.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 13 (43.33%) PhoneGap
10 13 (43.33%) Razor View Engine
10 13 (43.33%) MySQL
10 13 (43.33%) W3C
10 13 (43.33%) jQuery
11 11 (36.67%) Web Development
11 11 (36.67%) E-Commerce
12 10 (33.33%) Drupal
12 10 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
13 9 (30.00%) HTML5
13 9 (30.00%) Backbone.js
14 8 (26.67%) AngularJS
15 7 (23.33%) Mobile App
15 7 (23.33%) Apple iOS
15 7 (23.33%) Android
15 7 (23.33%) Marketing

Sitecore
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 30 (100.00%) CMS
1 30 (100.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 23 (76.67%) WordPress
3 17 (56.67%) Umbraco
4 10 (33.33%) Drupal
5 6 (20.00%) Commerce Server
5 6 (20.00%) WebSphere
5 6 (20.00%) Confluence
5 6 (20.00%) concrete5
6 3 (10.00%) Sitefinity
7 2 (6.67%) Joomla!
Business Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (43.33%) MySQL
2 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (23.33%) Visual Studio
3 6 (20.00%) JIRA
4 3 (10.00%) Git (software)
5 1 (3.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 7 (23.33%) Marketing
2 6 (20.00%) Retail
3 1 (3.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 26 (86.67%) Developer
2 16 (53.33%) C# Developer
3 6 (20.00%) UI Developer
3 6 (20.00%) UI Programmer
4 5 (16.67%) Web Developer
5 3 (10.00%) .NET Developer
5 3 (10.00%) .NET Web Developer
5 3 (10.00%) C# Web Developer
6 2 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Sitecore Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Technical Developer
7 1 (3.33%) CSS Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Web Manager
7 1 (3.33%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (3.33%) HTML Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Junior
7 1 (3.33%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (96.67%) HTML
2 27 (90.00%) CSS
3 21 (70.00%) .NET
4 18 (60.00%) ASP.NET
5 16 (53.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 16 (53.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 13 (43.33%) jQuery
6 13 (43.33%) PhoneGap
6 13 (43.33%) Razor View Engine
7 9 (30.00%) Backbone.js
7 9 (30.00%) HTML5
8 8 (26.67%) AngularJS
9 6 (20.00%) Spring
9 6 (20.00%) Spring MVC
9 6 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 6 (20.00%) CSS3
10 3 (10.00%) REST
11 1 (3.33%) WCF
11 1 (3.33%) ADO.NET
11 1 (3.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (43.33%) W3C
2 7 (23.33%) Mobile App
3 6 (20.00%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 7 (23.33%) Android
1 7 (23.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (80.00%) MVC
2 11 (36.67%) E-Commerce
2 11 (36.67%) Web Development
3 6 (20.00%) Kanban
3 6 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 6 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 6 (20.00%) Android Development
3 6 (20.00%) iOS Development
3 6 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (20.00%) Scrum
3 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (13.33%) OO
5 3 (10.00%) TDD
5 3 (10.00%) SEO
5 3 (10.00%) MVVM
5 3 (10.00%) BDD
6 1 (3.33%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 21 (70.00%) C#
2 17 (56.67%) SQL
3 16 (53.33%) JavaScript
4 7 (23.33%) Java
5 6 (20.00%) PHP
6 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.33%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) IBM
1 6 (20.00%) ATG
1 6 (20.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (3.33%) EPiServer
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.33%) Apple
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