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 22 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sitecore
Rank 117 102 116
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +14
Permanent jobs citing Sitecore 3 16 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.18% 0.93% 0.39%
As % of the Vendors category 0.40% 2.27% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 3 16 7
Average salary £43,500 £29,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -17.14%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
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
742 705 838
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 45.75% 41.06% 46.53%
Number of salaries quoted 585 500 652
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 4 (57.14%) .NET
1 4 (57.14%) CMS
1 4 (57.14%) MVC
1 4 (57.14%) Sitecore CMS
1 4 (57.14%) Umbraco
2 3 (42.86%) Business Analysis
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) HTTP
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Tridion
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (28.57%) IIS
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 2 (28.57%) CSS
3 2 (28.57%) Web Services
3 2 (28.57%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
3 2 (28.57%) NUnit
3 2 (28.57%) Subversion
3 2 (28.57%) Content Management
3 2 (28.57%) Advertising
3 2 (28.57%) Marketing
3 2 (28.57%) Web Development
3 2 (28.57%) LINQ
3 2 (28.57%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (28.57%) jQuery

Sitecore
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 4 (57.14%) CMS
1 4 (57.14%) Sitecore CMS
1 4 (57.14%) Umbraco
2 2 (28.57%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) NUnit
1 2 (28.57%) Subversion
1 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (28.57%) Advertising
1 2 (28.57%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Product Owner
2 3 (42.86%) .NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior .NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) CMS Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
2 2 (28.57%) CSS
2 2 (28.57%) Web Services
2 2 (28.57%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) LINQ
2 2 (28.57%) jQuery
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) MVC
2 3 (42.86%) Business Analysis
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
3 2 (28.57%) Content Management
3 2 (28.57%) Web Development
3 2 (28.57%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (28.57%) Dependency Injection
3 2 (28.57%) BDD
4 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C#
1 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Fully comprehensive benefits package
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Fully comprehensive benefits package
Posted: 14 days ago