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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sitecore
Rank - 38 49
Permanent jobs citing Sitecore 0 9 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester - 3.27% 2.10%
As % of the Vendors category - 8.33% 5.66%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 9
Average salary - £29,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -17.14%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +11.11%
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
85 108 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 47.75% 39.27% 37.15%
Number of salaries quoted 61 90 102
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,800 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -

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 24 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Umbraco
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database

Sitecore
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 1 (100.00%) Umbraco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Graduate
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Web Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Graduate Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Trainee Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Trainee Web Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Trainee
1 1 (100.00%) Graduate Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft