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 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sitecore
Rank 167 179 192
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +13
Permanent jobs citing Sitecore 18 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.51% 0.20% 0.19%
As % of the Vendors category 1.17% 0.46% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 13 8 2
Average salary £43,500 £41,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.09% -8.88%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +11.11%
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
1534 1758 1935
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 43.24% 44.54% 46.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1205 1423 1615
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 1 May 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 1 May 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
Salford - 2 £50,000 -
Stockport - 2 - - 1
Sitecore
North West

Sitecore
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 33 (84.62%) CMS
1 33 (84.62%) Sitecore CMS
2 32 (82.05%) C#
2 32 (82.05%) .NET
3 31 (79.49%) HTML
3 31 (79.49%) ASP.NET
3 31 (79.49%) CSS
3 31 (79.49%) MVC
4 29 (74.36%) JavaScript
5 27 (69.23%) jQuery
6 25 (64.10%) SQL Server
7 20 (51.28%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (51.28%) Umbraco
8 18 (46.15%) Scrum
9 17 (43.59%) ASP.NET MVC
9 17 (43.59%) HTML5
10 16 (41.03%) Continuous Integration
10 16 (41.03%) .NET Framework
10 16 (41.03%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 15 (38.46%) Microsoft
11 15 (38.46%) SQL
12 14 (35.90%) TDD
13 13 (33.33%) CSS3
14 10 (25.64%) Web Development
14 10 (25.64%) Visual Studio
15 9 (23.08%) NUnit
16 8 (20.51%) PHP
16 8 (20.51%) Windows
16 8 (20.51%) Degree
16 8 (20.51%) Sitefinity

Sitecore
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 33 (84.62%) CMS
1 33 (84.62%) Sitecore CMS
2 20 (51.28%) Umbraco
3 8 (20.51%) Sitefinity
4 4 (10.26%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 4 (10.26%) IIS
5 3 (7.69%) WordPress
5 3 (7.69%) SharePoint
6 2 (5.13%) JBoss
6 2 (5.13%) Tomcat
7 1 (2.56%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (2.56%) Kentico
7 1 (2.56%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.56%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.56%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (2.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Tridion
2 1 (2.56%) Magento
2 1 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.13%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (5.13%) SaaS
2 2 (5.13%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (64.10%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (25.64%) Visual Studio
2 9 (23.08%) NUnit
3 7 (17.95%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (17.95%) TeamCity
3 7 (17.95%) JIRA
3 7 (17.95%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (10.26%) Grunt
4 4 (10.26%) Git (software)
5 2 (5.13%) MSBuild
5 2 (5.13%) MSTest
6 1 (2.56%) Selenium
6 1 (2.56%) Selenium IDE
General
1 3 (7.69%) Advertising
2 2 (5.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 34 (87.18%) Developer
2 14 (35.90%) .NET Developer
3 10 (25.64%) C# Developer
4 8 (20.51%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 8 (20.51%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (12.82%) Senior Developer
6 4 (10.26%) Web Developer
7 3 (7.69%) CMS Developer
7 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Senior .NET Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Senior Web Developer
8 2 (5.13%) C# Web Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Architect
8 2 (5.13%) Front-End Developer
9 1 (2.56%) UI Programmer
9 1 (2.56%) Digital Project Manager
9 1 (2.56%) UI Developer
9 1 (2.56%) Project Manager
9 1 (2.56%) Analyst
9 1 (2.56%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (82.05%) .NET
2 31 (79.49%) HTML
2 31 (79.49%) ASP.NET
2 31 (79.49%) CSS
3 27 (69.23%) jQuery
4 17 (43.59%) ASP.NET MVC
4 17 (43.59%) HTML5
5 16 (41.03%) .NET Framework
5 16 (41.03%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 13 (33.33%) CSS3
7 7 (17.95%) Entity Framework
7 7 (17.95%) WCF
7 7 (17.95%) JSON
7 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET Web API
7 7 (17.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 5 (12.82%) REST
8 5 (12.82%) Ajax
8 5 (12.82%) Web Services
9 3 (7.69%) SOAP
9 3 (7.69%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.56%) Inversion of Control
1 1 (2.56%) Graphic Design
1 1 (2.56%) User Experience
1 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.51%) Windows
2 6 (15.38%) Android
2 6 (15.38%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (79.49%) MVC
2 20 (51.28%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (46.15%) Scrum
4 16 (41.03%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (35.90%) TDD
6 10 (25.64%) Web Development
7 7 (17.95%) BDD
7 7 (17.95%) OO
8 5 (12.82%) Change Control
8 5 (12.82%) Domain-Driven Design
8 5 (12.82%) Software Architecture
8 5 (12.82%) Content Management
8 5 (12.82%) Technical Analysis
9 4 (10.26%) E-Commerce
10 2 (5.13%) Web Design
10 2 (5.13%) Business Analysis
10 2 (5.13%) Workflow
10 2 (5.13%) Unit Testing
11 1 (2.56%) Information Architecture
11 1 (2.56%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 32 (82.05%) C#
2 29 (74.36%) JavaScript
3 15 (38.46%) SQL
4 8 (20.51%) PHP
5 3 (7.69%) Java
6 2 (5.13%) T-SQL
6 2 (5.13%) XPath
7 1 (2.56%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (20.51%) Degree
2 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.56%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.56%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 7 (17.95%) EPiServer
2 7 (17.95%) SAP
3 6 (15.38%) Facebook
3 6 (15.38%) Twitter
3 6 (15.38%) Apigee
4 5 (12.82%) Adobe
5 3 (7.69%) Alterian
6 2 (5.13%) hybris
7 1 (2.56%) Oracle
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