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 27 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sitecore
Rank 88 101 89
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -12
Permanent jobs citing Sitecore 7 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.73% 0.49% 0.24%
As % of the Vendors category 1.40% 0.96% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 3
Average salary £23,000 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.88% +30.76%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +11.11%
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
501 626 554
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 52.35% 51.23% 45.08%
Number of salaries quoted 459 484 468
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £90,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sitecore across the Kent region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

Sitecore Salary Histogram in Kent

Sitecore
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 11 (78.57%) HTML
3 10 (71.43%) CSS
4 8 (57.14%) .NET
4 8 (57.14%) C#
4 8 (57.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 7 (50.00%) MVC
5 7 (50.00%) .NET Framework
6 6 (42.86%) jQuery
6 6 (42.86%) CMS
6 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
6 6 (42.86%) OO
6 6 (42.86%) KnockoutJS
6 6 (42.86%) Sitecore CMS
6 6 (42.86%) HTML5
6 6 (42.86%) CSS3
7 5 (35.71%) iPad
7 5 (35.71%) Entity Framework
7 5 (35.71%) Python
7 5 (35.71%) SharePoint
7 5 (35.71%) MySQL
7 5 (35.71%) PHP
7 5 (35.71%) Adobe
7 5 (35.71%) WCAG
7 5 (35.71%) WAI
7 5 (35.71%) Selenium
7 5 (35.71%) iPhone
7 5 (35.71%) SharePoint Server
7 5 (35.71%) Joomla!

Sitecore
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 6 (42.86%) CMS
1 6 (42.86%) Sitecore CMS
2 5 (35.71%) SharePoint Server
2 5 (35.71%) Joomla!
2 5 (35.71%) SharePoint
3 3 (21.43%) Umbraco
4 2 (14.29%) IIS
4 2 (14.29%) Kentico
5 1 (7.14%) Lync
5 1 (7.14%) Sitefinity
5 1 (7.14%) Immediacy CMS
5 1 (7.14%) DNN
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) InfoPath
2 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (35.71%) MySQL
3 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Selenium
2 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
3 2 (14.29%) TeamCity
4 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
4 1 (7.14%) ReSharper
General
1 5 (35.71%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (14.29%) Advertising
3 1 (7.14%) French Language
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Developer
2 9 (64.29%) Web Developer
3 5 (35.71%) .NET Developer
4 2 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 2 (14.29%) .NET Web Developer
4 2 (14.29%) C# Web Developer
5 1 (7.14%) CMS Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Umbraco Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Sitecore Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Head of IT
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (78.57%) HTML
2 10 (71.43%) CSS
3 8 (57.14%) .NET
3 8 (57.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 7 (50.00%) .NET Framework
5 6 (42.86%) jQuery
5 6 (42.86%) HTML5
5 6 (42.86%) CSS3
5 6 (42.86%) KnockoutJS
6 5 (35.71%) Entity Framework
6 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
7 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (14.29%) Unity DI Container
9 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
9 2 (14.29%) WCF
10 1 (7.14%) LINQ
10 1 (7.14%) XSLT
10 1 (7.14%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) iPhone
1 5 (35.71%) iPad
2 1 (7.14%) W3C
2 1 (7.14%) SCADA
2 1 (7.14%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) MVC
2 6 (42.86%) OO
3 3 (21.43%) TDD
4 2 (14.29%) SEO
4 2 (14.29%) Web Development
5 1 (7.14%) Resource Management
5 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
5 1 (7.14%) System Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Performance Management
5 1 (7.14%) OWASP
5 1 (7.14%) Software Architecture
5 1 (7.14%) MVVM
5 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
5 1 (7.14%) Change Management
5 1 (7.14%) Content Management
5 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 8 (57.14%) C#
3 5 (35.71%) Python
3 5 (35.71%) PHP
4 3 (21.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) WCAG
1 5 (35.71%) WAI
2 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
2 1 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 5 (35.71%) Adobe
3 2 (14.29%) EPiServer
4 1 (7.14%) SAP
4 1 (7.14%) Wonderware