The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sitecore products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sitecore over the 3 months to 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sitecore
Rank 53 79 -
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -
Permanent jobs citing Sitecore 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.51% 0.18% -
As % of the Vendors category 1.18% 0.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £38,750 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.88% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +11.11%
Sitecore
Leicestershire

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

Vendors Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
170 302 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 43.70% 55.11% 55.18%
Number of salaries quoted 132 260 194
Average salary £42,000 £38,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £32,000 £25,619
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Sitecore
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

Sitecore Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Sitecore
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Sitecore Salary Trend in Leicester

Sitecore
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 2 (100.00%) CMS
1 2 (100.00%) Sitecore CMS
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (50.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) OOP
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Magento
2 1 (50.00%) Information Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) Facebook
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (50.00%) Line Management
2 1 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe Creative Suite

Sitecore
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 2 (100.00%) CMS
1 2 (100.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (50.00%) Umbraco
2 1 (50.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Team Leader
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Team Leader
1 1 (50.00%) UI Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Front-End Developer
1 1 (50.00%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) WF
2 1 (50.00%) CodeIgniter
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Graphic Design
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) OOP
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
1 1 (50.00%) Usability Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Information Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe
1 1 (50.00%) EPiServer
1 1 (50.00%) Facebook
1 1 (50.00%) Twitter