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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sitecore
Rank 113 - 139
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Sitecore 10 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.53% - 0.27%
As % of the Vendors category 1.19% - 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 6
Average salary £32,500 - £22,500
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 - £22,250
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 - £31,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -1.31%
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
839 759 947
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 44.25% 44.91% 42.87%
Number of salaries quoted 718 616 848
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £52,500
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 24 December 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 24 December 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 - 3 £20,000 - 3
Macclesfield - 1 £32,500 -
Sitecore
North West

Sitecore
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 21 (91.30%) CMS
1 21 (91.30%) Sitecore CMS
2 20 (86.96%) .NET
3 19 (82.61%) CSS
4 18 (78.26%) C#
4 18 (78.26%) HTML
5 17 (73.91%) ASP.NET
5 17 (73.91%) MVC
6 16 (69.57%) Umbraco
7 14 (60.87%) JavaScript
7 14 (60.87%) jQuery
8 10 (43.48%) Web Development
8 10 (43.48%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (39.13%) SQL
9 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
9 9 (39.13%) WordPress
9 9 (39.13%) Git (software)
10 8 (34.78%) Team Foundation Server
10 8 (34.78%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 6 (26.09%) Java
11 6 (26.09%) PHP
11 6 (26.09%) Visual Studio
11 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (26.09%) Backbone.js
12 5 (21.74%) MySQL
12 5 (21.74%) OO
12 5 (21.74%) W3C
12 5 (21.74%) Advertising
12 5 (21.74%) TDD
12 5 (21.74%) BDD

Sitecore
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 21 (91.30%) CMS
1 21 (91.30%) Sitecore CMS
2 16 (69.57%) Umbraco
3 9 (39.13%) WordPress
4 4 (17.39%) Drupal
5 3 (13.04%) Confluence
5 3 (13.04%) concrete5
5 3 (13.04%) WebSphere
5 3 (13.04%) Commerce Server
6 2 (8.70%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) MySQL
2 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
3 2 (8.70%) RDBMS
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (8.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (39.13%) Git (software)
2 8 (34.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (26.09%) Visual Studio
4 3 (13.04%) JIRA
5 2 (8.70%) NUnit
5 2 (8.70%) Subversion
General
1 5 (21.74%) Advertising
2 4 (17.39%) Marketing
3 3 (13.04%) Retail
4 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (95.65%) Developer
2 6 (26.09%) Web Developer
2 6 (26.09%) C# Developer
3 5 (21.74%) .NET Developer
4 3 (13.04%) UI Programmer
4 3 (13.04%) UI Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Senior Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Graduate Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Trainee Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Trainee Web Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Trainee
5 2 (8.70%) Graduate
5 2 (8.70%) .NET Web Developer
5 2 (8.70%) CMS Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Graduate Web Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Sitecore Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (4.35%) CSS Developer
6 1 (4.35%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (86.96%) .NET
2 19 (82.61%) CSS
3 18 (78.26%) HTML
4 17 (73.91%) ASP.NET
5 14 (60.87%) jQuery
6 10 (43.48%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (34.78%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 6 (26.09%) Backbone.js
9 5 (21.74%) AngularJS
9 5 (21.74%) PhoneGap
9 5 (21.74%) Razor View Engine
10 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 4 (17.39%) LINQ
10 4 (17.39%) Web Services
11 3 (13.04%) Spring
11 3 (13.04%) Spring MVC
11 3 (13.04%) REST
11 3 (13.04%) CSS3
11 3 (13.04%) HTML5
11 3 (13.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) W3C
2 3 (13.04%) FMCG
2 3 (13.04%) Mobile App
2 3 (13.04%) User Experience
3 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Android
1 3 (13.04%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (73.91%) MVC
2 10 (43.48%) Web Development
3 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (21.74%) TDD
4 5 (21.74%) OO
4 5 (21.74%) BDD
5 4 (17.39%) E-Commerce
6 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (13.04%) Scrum
6 3 (13.04%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (13.04%) Mobile Application Development
6 3 (13.04%) Android Development
6 3 (13.04%) iOS Development
6 3 (13.04%) Kanban
6 3 (13.04%) MVVM
7 2 (8.70%) Dependency Injection
7 2 (8.70%) Content Management
7 2 (8.70%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 18 (78.26%) C#
2 14 (60.87%) JavaScript
3 9 (39.13%) SQL
4 6 (26.09%) PHP
4 6 (26.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) ATG
2 3 (13.04%) Atlassian
2 3 (13.04%) EPiServer
2 3 (13.04%) IBM
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Posted: 9 days ago
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + +Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + + Great Benefits + Bonus
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