The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sitecore products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sitecore over the 3 months to 18 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sitecore
Rank 33 39 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing Sitecore 8 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 3.14% 0.43% -
As % of the Vendors category 8.42% 1.03% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Average salary £29,000 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.14% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+18.46% -7.14%
Sitecore
Cheshire

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

Vendors Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
95 97 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 37.25% 41.81% 55.25%
Number of salaries quoted 70 79 106
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +31.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

Sitecore
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Sitecore Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Sitecore
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Sitecore Salary Trend in Chester

Sitecore
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 20 (100.00%) HTML
1 20 (100.00%) CSS
1 20 (100.00%) MVC
1 20 (100.00%) CMS
1 20 (100.00%) WordPress
1 20 (100.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 14 (70.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 14 (70.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 14 (70.00%) PhoneGap
2 14 (70.00%) Razor View Engine
2 14 (70.00%) Umbraco
2 14 (70.00%) W3C
2 14 (70.00%) C#
2 14 (70.00%) ASP.NET
2 14 (70.00%) SQL
2 14 (70.00%) .NET
2 14 (70.00%) MySQL
3 6 (30.00%) Visual Studio
3 6 (30.00%) Java
3 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (30.00%) Commerce Server
3 6 (30.00%) E-Commerce
3 6 (30.00%) IBM
3 6 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (30.00%) ATG
3 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (30.00%) Retail
3 6 (30.00%) Spring
3 6 (30.00%) WebSphere
3 6 (30.00%) Web Development

Sitecore
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 20 (100.00%) CMS
1 20 (100.00%) WordPress
1 20 (100.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 14 (70.00%) Umbraco
3 6 (30.00%) Commerce Server
3 6 (30.00%) WebSphere
3 6 (30.00%) Drupal
3 6 (30.00%) concrete5
3 6 (30.00%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (70.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Visual Studio
1 6 (30.00%) JIRA
1 6 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (30.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (100.00%) Developer
2 14 (70.00%) C# Developer
3 6 (30.00%) UI Developer
3 6 (30.00%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (100.00%) HTML
1 20 (100.00%) CSS
2 14 (70.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 14 (70.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 14 (70.00%) PhoneGap
2 14 (70.00%) Razor View Engine
2 14 (70.00%) ASP.NET
2 14 (70.00%) .NET
3 6 (30.00%) Spring
3 6 (30.00%) Spring MVC
3 6 (30.00%) jQuery
3 6 (30.00%) Backbone.js
3 6 (30.00%) AngularJS
3 6 (30.00%) HTML5
3 6 (30.00%) CSS3
3 6 (30.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 14 (70.00%) W3C
2 6 (30.00%) FMCG
2 6 (30.00%) Mobile App
2 6 (30.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Android
1 6 (30.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) MVC
2 6 (30.00%) E-Commerce
2 6 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (30.00%) Web Development
2 6 (30.00%) Kanban
2 6 (30.00%) Scrum
2 6 (30.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 6 (30.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 6 (30.00%) Android Development
2 6 (30.00%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (70.00%) C#
1 14 (70.00%) SQL
2 6 (30.00%) Java
2 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) IBM
1 6 (30.00%) ATG
1 6 (30.00%) Atlassian
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