The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sitecore products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester 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 166 166 188
Rank change year-on-year
0 +22
Permanent jobs citing Sitecore 23 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.57% 0.30% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 1.37% 0.68% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 22 10 2
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% +59.09%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Sitecore
North West

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

Vendors Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1684 1621 1943
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 42.05% 44.01% 45.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1448 1384 1681
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,650 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -

Sitecore
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Sitecore Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Sitecore
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Sitecore Salary Trend in Manchester

Sitecore
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sitecore across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Sitecore Salary Histogram in Manchester

Sitecore
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sitecore within the Manchester 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
Ashton-under-Lyne - 8 £47,500 -
Altrincham - 2 £55,000 -
Sitecore
North West

Sitecore
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 49 (94.23%) .NET
2 48 (92.31%) ASP.NET
3 47 (90.38%) CSS
3 47 (90.38%) C#
3 47 (90.38%) HTML
4 45 (86.54%) MVC
5 41 (78.85%) JavaScript
6 40 (76.92%) CMS
6 40 (76.92%) Sitecore CMS
7 39 (75.00%) jQuery
8 35 (67.31%) Umbraco
9 30 (57.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 25 (48.08%) SQL Server
11 23 (44.23%) Agile Software Development
12 22 (42.31%) Scrum
12 22 (42.31%) Web Services
12 22 (42.31%) Continuous Integration
13 20 (38.46%) Microsoft
13 20 (38.46%) SQL
14 19 (36.54%) PHP
15 18 (34.62%) IIS
15 18 (34.62%) Windows
16 17 (32.69%) LINQ
16 17 (32.69%) HTML5
17 16 (30.77%) Git (software)
17 16 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
17 16 (30.77%) TDD
18 15 (28.85%) Visual Studio
19 14 (26.92%) WordPress
20 13 (25.00%) Web Development

Sitecore
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 40 (76.92%) CMS
1 40 (76.92%) Sitecore CMS
2 35 (67.31%) Umbraco
3 18 (34.62%) IIS
4 14 (26.92%) WordPress
5 11 (21.15%) Sitefinity
6 7 (13.46%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.92%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.92%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.92%) Kentico
7 1 (1.92%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 5 (9.62%) Photoshop
2 4 (7.69%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.92%) Magento
1 1 (1.92%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (48.08%) SQL Server
2 12 (23.08%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 16 (30.77%) Git (software)
2 15 (28.85%) Visual Studio
3 11 (21.15%) MSBuild
3 11 (21.15%) Octopus Deploy
3 11 (21.15%) Grunt
3 11 (21.15%) TeamCity
3 11 (21.15%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (21.15%) JIRA
4 5 (9.62%) Subversion
5 4 (7.69%) Mercurial
6 1 (1.92%) NUnit
General
1 5 (9.62%) Advertising
2 4 (7.69%) Marketing
2 4 (7.69%) Games
3 1 (1.92%) Finance
Job Titles
1 48 (92.31%) Developer
2 30 (57.69%) .NET Developer
3 18 (34.62%) Web Developer
4 14 (26.92%) Senior Developer
5 13 (25.00%) .NET Web Developer
6 12 (23.08%) C# Developer
7 11 (21.15%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 11 (21.15%) C# .NET Developer
8 10 (19.23%) Senior Web Developer
9 7 (13.46%) Senior .NET Developer
10 6 (11.54%) ASP.NET Developer
10 6 (11.54%) Senior .NET Web Developer
11 5 (9.62%) CMS Developer
12 4 (7.69%) Umbraco Developer
12 4 (7.69%) C# Web Developer
13 3 (5.77%) SEO Executive
14 2 (3.85%) Software Developer
15 1 (1.92%) Junior
15 1 (1.92%) Trainee Developer
15 1 (1.92%) Trainee Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (94.23%) .NET
2 48 (92.31%) ASP.NET
3 47 (90.38%) CSS
3 47 (90.38%) HTML
4 39 (75.00%) jQuery
5 30 (57.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 22 (42.31%) Web Services
7 17 (32.69%) LINQ
7 17 (32.69%) HTML5
8 16 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
9 13 (25.00%) .NET Framework
10 12 (23.08%) CSS3
10 12 (23.08%) Backbone.js
11 4 (7.69%) WCF
11 4 (7.69%) Razor View Engine
11 4 (7.69%) XHTML
11 4 (7.69%) XSLT
12 2 (3.85%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 1 (1.92%) SOAP
13 1 (1.92%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.92%) Social Media
1 1 (1.92%) Inversion of Control
1 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 18 (34.62%) Windows
2 7 (13.46%) Android
2 7 (13.46%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (86.54%) MVC
2 23 (44.23%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (42.31%) Scrum
3 22 (42.31%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (30.77%) TDD
5 13 (25.00%) Web Development
6 12 (23.08%) OO
7 11 (21.15%) BDD
8 8 (15.38%) SEO
9 5 (9.62%) Content Management
10 4 (7.69%) Unit Testing
10 4 (7.69%) Dependency Injection
11 3 (5.77%) Competitor Analysis
12 2 (3.85%) OOP
13 1 (1.92%) UML
13 1 (1.92%) CRM
13 1 (1.92%) Refactoring
13 1 (1.92%) Software Engineering
13 1 (1.92%) Knowledge Management
13 1 (1.92%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 47 (90.38%) C#
2 41 (78.85%) JavaScript
3 20 (38.46%) SQL
4 19 (36.54%) PHP
5 1 (1.92%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (19.23%) Degree
Vendors
1 20 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 11 (21.15%) SAP
3 8 (15.38%) Google
3 8 (15.38%) EPiServer
3 8 (15.38%) Twitter
4 7 (13.46%) Facebook
5 4 (7.69%) Adobe
6 3 (5.77%) Endeca
6 3 (5.77%) hybris
7 1 (1.92%) Omniture
Manchester
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £25k - 45k per year + Bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
Salford
Capita - ITPS
Salary: Market Rate
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £52000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £30,000 to £33,000 per annum Strong Modern Benefit Support
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + company benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £37,000 to £46,000 per annum Strong package for the right individ
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Extensive Benefit Support
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £52000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago