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 2 September 2014 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sitecore
Rank 159 169 169
Rank change year-on-year
+10 0
Permanent jobs citing Sitecore 27 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.65% 0.28% 0.21%
As % of the Vendors category 1.46% 0.64% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 26 11 8
Average salary £35,750 £47,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.73% +90.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £45,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £50,000 £28,700
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £33,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.57%
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
1850 1717 1896
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 44.87% 44.32% 50.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1446 1433 1644
Average salary £36,250 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.37% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 - 5 £25,000 - 1
Sitecore
North West

Sitecore
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 34 (80.95%) .NET
2 33 (78.57%) Sitecore CMS
3 31 (73.81%) HTML
3 31 (73.81%) CSS
4 30 (71.43%) CMS
5 27 (64.29%) jQuery
6 26 (61.90%) C#
7 25 (59.52%) JavaScript
8 24 (57.14%) MVC
8 24 (57.14%) Umbraco
9 21 (50.00%) Web Services
9 21 (50.00%) SQL Server
10 20 (47.62%) ASP.NET
11 17 (40.48%) Marketing
11 17 (40.48%) WordPress
12 16 (38.10%) IIS
13 14 (33.33%) SharePoint
13 14 (33.33%) Windows
14 13 (30.95%) SQL
14 13 (30.95%) SEO
15 11 (26.19%) Content Management
15 11 (26.19%) Photoshop
15 11 (26.19%) HTML5
15 11 (26.19%) LINQ
15 11 (26.19%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 10 (23.81%) Microsoft
17 9 (21.43%) UML
17 9 (21.43%) Sitefinity
18 8 (19.05%) Social Media
18 8 (19.05%) Git (software)

Sitecore
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 33 (78.57%) Sitecore CMS
2 30 (71.43%) CMS
3 24 (57.14%) Umbraco
4 17 (40.48%) WordPress
5 16 (38.10%) IIS
6 14 (33.33%) SharePoint
7 9 (21.43%) Sitefinity
8 6 (14.29%) ExpressionEngine
9 2 (4.76%) Drupal
10 1 (2.38%) Orchard CMS
10 1 (2.38%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 11 (26.19%) Photoshop
2 5 (11.90%) MS Excel
2 5 (11.90%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 7 (16.67%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (19.05%) Git (software)
2 5 (11.90%) Visual Studio
2 5 (11.90%) Subversion
2 5 (11.90%) Mercurial
3 3 (7.14%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 3 (7.14%) Axure RP
3 3 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (4.76%) MSBuild
4 2 (4.76%) Grunt
General
1 17 (40.48%) Marketing
2 1 (2.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 29 (69.05%) Developer
2 20 (47.62%) .NET Developer
3 13 (30.95%) C# Developer
3 13 (30.95%) Web Developer
4 12 (28.57%) .NET Web Developer
5 11 (26.19%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (21.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 9 (21.43%) ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (14.29%) Front-End Developer
8 5 (11.90%) Umbraco Developer
8 5 (11.90%) C# Web Developer
8 5 (11.90%) Analyst
8 5 (11.90%) Business Analyst
9 3 (7.14%) Software Developer
9 3 (7.14%) Project Manager
9 3 (7.14%) Senior Developer
9 3 (7.14%) Senior .NET Developer
9 3 (7.14%) C# Software Developer
10 2 (4.76%) Agile Project Manager
10 2 (4.76%) Web Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (80.95%) .NET
2 31 (73.81%) CSS
2 31 (73.81%) HTML
3 27 (64.29%) jQuery
4 21 (50.00%) Web Services
5 20 (47.62%) ASP.NET
6 11 (26.19%) LINQ
6 11 (26.19%) HTML5
6 11 (26.19%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 5 (11.90%) Razor View Engine
7 5 (11.90%) XSLT
7 5 (11.90%) XHTML
8 2 (4.76%) COM
8 2 (4.76%) J2EE
8 2 (4.76%) Backbone.js
8 2 (4.76%) XML
9 1 (2.38%) Ruby on Rails
9 1 (2.38%) .NET Framework
9 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.05%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 14 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (57.14%) MVC
2 13 (30.95%) SEO
3 11 (26.19%) Content Management
4 9 (21.43%) UML
5 8 (19.05%) Web Design
6 7 (16.67%) Scrum
7 6 (14.29%) OO
7 6 (14.29%) Use Case
8 3 (7.14%) Business Analysis
8 3 (7.14%) Web Development
8 3 (7.14%) User Stories
9 2 (4.76%) Release Management
9 2 (4.76%) Test Management
9 2 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (4.76%) E-Commerce
9 2 (4.76%) GAP Analysis
9 2 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (2.38%) TDD
10 1 (2.38%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 26 (61.90%) C#
2 25 (59.52%) JavaScript
3 13 (30.95%) SQL
4 4 (9.52%) PHP
5 1 (2.38%) Java
5 1 (2.38%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (14.29%) ISEB
2 3 (7.14%) CBAP
Vendors
1 10 (23.81%) Microsoft
2 7 (16.67%) Adobe
2 7 (16.67%) Google
2 7 (16.67%) EPiServer
3 3 (7.14%) Omniture
4 2 (4.76%) hybris
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