The table below looks at the statistics for Sitecore CMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sitecore CMS over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sitecore CMS
Rank 88 93 74
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -19
Permanent jobs citing Sitecore CMS 6 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.63% 0.19% 0.75%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.66% 1.05% 4.26%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 6
Average salary £37,000 £40,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,750 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+22.30% -7.14%
Sitecore CMS
South East

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

Application Platforms Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
164 190 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 17.10% 17.76% 17.58%
Number of salaries quoted 128 169 123
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,950 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%

Sitecore CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Sitecore CMS Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Sitecore CMS
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Sitecore CMS Salary Trend in Kent

Sitecore CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region citing Sitecore CMS 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 CMS.

1 14 (100.00%) .NET
1 14 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 14 (100.00%) CMS
1 14 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 12 (85.71%) C#
2 12 (85.71%) MVC
3 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
4 9 (64.29%) Advertising
4 9 (64.29%) Umbraco
5 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
6 7 (50.00%) SQL
6 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
7 6 (42.86%) HTML
8 5 (35.71%) CSS
8 5 (35.71%) TDD
8 5 (35.71%) Web Development
8 5 (35.71%) EPiServer
8 5 (35.71%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (21.43%) Java
9 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (21.43%) .NET Framework
9 3 (21.43%) jQuery
9 3 (21.43%) Software Architecture
9 3 (21.43%) Kentico
10 2 (14.29%) Web Services
10 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
10 2 (14.29%) Games
10 2 (14.29%) Alterian
10 2 (14.29%) Content Management
10 2 (14.29%) Ajax

Sitecore CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region citing Sitecore CMS 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 CMS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (100.00%) CMS
2 9 (64.29%) Umbraco
3 3 (21.43%) Kentico
4 1 (7.14%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (35.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (7.14%) MySQL
General
1 9 (64.29%) Advertising
2 2 (14.29%) Games
3 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) CMS Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Sitecore Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Front-End Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Web Developer
4 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
1 14 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (42.86%) HTML
3 5 (35.71%) CSS
4 3 (21.43%) .NET Framework
4 3 (21.43%) jQuery
5 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 2 (14.29%) WCF
5 2 (14.29%) Ajax
5 2 (14.29%) Web Services
6 1 (7.14%) XSLT
6 1 (7.14%) Razor View Engine
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) MVC
2 5 (35.71%) TDD
2 5 (35.71%) Web Development
3 3 (21.43%) Software Architecture
3 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (14.29%) Content Management
4 2 (14.29%) Web Application Development
5 1 (7.14%) MVVM
5 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
5 1 (7.14%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) C#
2 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 7 (50.00%) SQL
4 3 (21.43%) Java
5 1 (7.14%) C
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 5 (35.71%) EPiServer
4 2 (14.29%) Alterian
5 1 (7.14%) Google
5 1 (7.14%) Ektron