The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Manchester region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Sitecore.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sitecore
Rank 157 174 168
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -6
Permanent jobs citing Sitecore 30 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.75% 0.024% 0.26%
As % of the Vendors category 1.70% 0.055% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 28 1 9
Average salary £38,750 £35,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.71% +40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Vendors Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1767 1824 1888
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 44.01% 44.23% 49.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1421 1540 1618
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Sitecore
North West

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 28 July 2014.

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 28 July 2014. 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
Stockport - 1 £25,000 - 2
Sitecore
North West

Sitecore
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 31 (79.49%) .NET
2 28 (71.79%) HTML
2 28 (71.79%) CSS
2 28 (71.79%) Sitecore CMS
3 26 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 25 (64.10%) CMS
5 24 (61.54%) C#
5 24 (61.54%) jQuery
6 20 (51.28%) SQL Server
7 19 (48.72%) Web Services
8 18 (46.15%) ASP.NET
8 18 (46.15%) MVC
8 18 (46.15%) Umbraco
9 15 (38.46%) WordPress
9 15 (38.46%) Marketing
10 11 (28.21%) Scrum
10 11 (28.21%) SQL
11 10 (25.64%) IIS
11 10 (25.64%) HTML5
12 9 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 9 (23.08%) LINQ
12 9 (23.08%) SharePoint
13 8 (20.51%) Windows
13 8 (20.51%) UML
13 8 (20.51%) SEO
14 7 (17.95%) Content Management
14 7 (17.95%) Web Design
14 7 (17.95%) EPiServer
14 7 (17.95%) Git (software)
14 7 (17.95%) Social Media

Sitecore
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 28 (71.79%) Sitecore CMS
2 25 (64.10%) CMS
3 18 (46.15%) Umbraco
4 15 (38.46%) WordPress
5 10 (25.64%) IIS
6 9 (23.08%) SharePoint
7 5 (12.82%) ExpressionEngine
7 5 (12.82%) Sitefinity
8 2 (5.13%) Drupal
9 1 (2.56%) Adobe CQ
9 1 (2.56%) Orchard CMS
Applications
1 6 (15.38%) Photoshop
2 5 (12.82%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.56%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 6 (15.38%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (51.28%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (17.95%) Git (software)
2 5 (12.82%) Visual Studio
2 5 (12.82%) Subversion
3 3 (7.69%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 3 (7.69%) Axure RP
4 2 (5.13%) Grunt
4 2 (5.13%) MSBuild
4 2 (5.13%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.56%) Mercurial
General
1 15 (38.46%) Marketing
2 1 (2.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (69.23%) Developer
2 15 (38.46%) .NET Developer
3 13 (33.33%) Web Developer
4 8 (20.51%) C# Developer
5 7 (17.95%) .NET Web Developer
5 7 (17.95%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (12.82%) ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (12.82%) Analyst
6 5 (12.82%) Business Analyst
6 5 (12.82%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (12.82%) Front-End Developer
7 4 (10.26%) Applications Developer
7 4 (10.26%) Web Applications Developer
8 3 (7.69%) Project Manager
9 2 (5.13%) Junior C# .NET Developer
9 2 (5.13%) .NET Software Developer
9 2 (5.13%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (5.13%) Senior Web Analyst
9 2 (5.13%) C# Software Developer
9 2 (5.13%) Agile Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (79.49%) .NET
2 28 (71.79%) HTML
2 28 (71.79%) CSS
3 24 (61.54%) jQuery
4 19 (48.72%) Web Services
5 18 (46.15%) ASP.NET
6 10 (25.64%) HTML5
7 9 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 9 (23.08%) LINQ
8 4 (10.26%) RESTful
8 4 (10.26%) WCF
8 4 (10.26%) Flash
9 2 (5.13%) Backbone.js
9 2 (5.13%) COM
9 2 (5.13%) J2EE
9 2 (5.13%) XML
10 1 (2.56%) XSLT
10 1 (2.56%) XHTML
10 1 (2.56%) Ruby on Rails
10 1 (2.56%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) Social Media
2 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.51%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (46.15%) MVC
2 11 (28.21%) Scrum
3 8 (20.51%) UML
3 8 (20.51%) SEO
4 7 (17.95%) Content Management
4 7 (17.95%) Web Design
5 6 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (12.82%) OO
6 5 (12.82%) TDD
6 5 (12.82%) Use Case
7 4 (10.26%) Web Application Development
7 4 (10.26%) OOP
8 3 (7.69%) Business Analysis
8 3 (7.69%) Web Development
8 3 (7.69%) User Stories
9 2 (5.13%) Release Management
9 2 (5.13%) Test Management
9 2 (5.13%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (5.13%) E-Commerce
9 2 (5.13%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 26 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 24 (61.54%) C#
3 11 (28.21%) SQL
4 4 (10.26%) ActionScript
5 3 (7.69%) PHP
6 1 (2.56%) Java
6 1 (2.56%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (15.38%) ISEB
2 3 (7.69%) CBAP
3 1 (2.56%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (17.95%) EPiServer
2 6 (15.38%) Google
2 6 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.69%) Adobe
3 3 (7.69%) Omniture
4 2 (5.13%) hybris
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 to £28000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockport
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Stockport
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago