The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sitecore products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sitecore over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sitecore
Rank 104 96 69
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -27
Permanent jobs citing Sitecore 4 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.37% 0.54% 1.13%
As % of the Vendors category 0.75% 1.32% 2.31%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 4
Average salary £42,446 £37,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.18% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,718 £28,750 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Sitecore
South East

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

Vendors Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
533 454 346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 48.99% 41.12% 49.08%
Number of salaries quoted 476 399 284
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,650 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -

Sitecore
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Sitecore Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Sitecore
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Sitecore Salary Trend in Kent

Sitecore
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sitecore within the Kent region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
Folkestone -3 1 £42,392 +13.04%
Sitecore
South East

Sitecore
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 12 (100.00%) C#
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (83.33%) MVC
2 10 (83.33%) ASP.NET
2 10 (83.33%) CMS
2 10 (83.33%) Sitecore CMS
3 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
4 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
5 7 (58.33%) .NET Framework
5 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
6 6 (50.00%) HTML
6 6 (50.00%) Advertising
6 6 (50.00%) jQuery
6 6 (50.00%) Umbraco
6 6 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
7 5 (41.67%) EPiServer
7 5 (41.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 5 (41.67%) Web Development
7 5 (41.67%) CSS
8 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
9 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 3 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (25.00%) TDD
9 3 (25.00%) SQL
10 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
10 2 (16.67%) Degree

Sitecore
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 10 (83.33%) CMS
1 10 (83.33%) Sitecore CMS
2 6 (50.00%) Umbraco
3 1 (8.33%) Kentico
3 1 (8.33%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (16.67%) TeamCity
3 1 (8.33%) ReSharper
General
1 6 (50.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 5 (41.67%) Web Developer
4 4 (33.33%) C# Developer
5 3 (25.00%) .NET Web Developer
5 3 (25.00%) C# Web Developer
6 2 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (16.67%) CMS Developer
7 1 (8.33%) Umbraco Developer
7 1 (8.33%) Sitecore Developer
7 1 (8.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (83.33%) ASP.NET
3 7 (58.33%) .NET Framework
4 6 (50.00%) HTML
4 6 (50.00%) jQuery
4 6 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
5 5 (41.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 5 (41.67%) CSS
6 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 3 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (16.67%) WCF
8 2 (16.67%) Unity DI Container
9 1 (8.33%) Backbone.js
9 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
9 1 (8.33%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) MVC
2 5 (41.67%) Web Development
3 3 (25.00%) TDD
4 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Software Architecture
4 2 (16.67%) MVVM
5 1 (8.33%) OWASP
5 1 (8.33%) System Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Content Management
5 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
5 1 (8.33%) Change Management
5 1 (8.33%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C#
2 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) EPiServer
3 1 (8.33%) Google
Kent
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Tonbridge, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago