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 5 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sitecore
Rank 174 164 176
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +12
Permanent jobs citing Sitecore 14 12 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.37% 0.32% 0.29%
As % of the Vendors category 0.87% 0.72% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 2
Average salary £47,500 £30,000 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+58.33% +36.36%
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
1601 1669 1747
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 41.87% 44.29% 45.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1321 1390 1464
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 March 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 5 March 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 - 3 £47,500 -
Salford - 2 £50,000 -
Altrincham - 2 £55,000 -
Sitecore
North West

Sitecore
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 46 (93.88%) .NET
2 45 (91.84%) ASP.NET
2 45 (91.84%) C#
3 44 (89.80%) HTML
3 44 (89.80%) CSS
4 43 (87.76%) MVC
5 42 (85.71%) JavaScript
6 38 (77.55%) CMS
6 38 (77.55%) Sitecore CMS
7 36 (73.47%) jQuery
8 31 (63.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 29 (59.18%) Umbraco
10 26 (53.06%) Agile Software Development
11 24 (48.98%) SQL Server
11 24 (48.98%) Scrum
11 24 (48.98%) Continuous Integration
12 20 (40.82%) ASP.NET MVC
13 19 (38.78%) TDD
14 18 (36.73%) PHP
14 18 (36.73%) SQL
15 17 (34.69%) HTML5
16 16 (32.65%) Microsoft
17 15 (30.61%) Web Services
17 15 (30.61%) .NET Framework
17 15 (30.61%) CSS3
18 14 (28.57%) LINQ
18 14 (28.57%) Windows
19 13 (26.53%) Web Development
20 12 (24.49%) Team Foundation Server
21 11 (22.45%) TeamCity

Sitecore
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 38 (77.55%) CMS
1 38 (77.55%) Sitecore CMS
2 29 (59.18%) Umbraco
3 11 (22.45%) WordPress
3 11 (22.45%) IIS
4 7 (14.29%) Sitefinity
5 2 (4.08%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.04%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (2.04%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (2.04%) Kentico
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.04%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (48.98%) SQL Server
2 11 (22.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (24.49%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (22.45%) Octopus Deploy
2 11 (22.45%) Visual Studio
2 11 (22.45%) JIRA
2 11 (22.45%) TeamCity
3 10 (20.41%) Git (software)
3 10 (20.41%) MSBuild
3 10 (20.41%) Grunt
4 5 (10.20%) NUnit
5 1 (2.04%) Subversion
General
1 5 (10.20%) Advertising
2 4 (8.16%) Games
3 2 (4.08%) Marketing
4 1 (2.04%) Finance
Job Titles
1 46 (93.88%) Developer
2 26 (53.06%) .NET Developer
3 14 (28.57%) Senior Developer
4 13 (26.53%) Web Developer
5 9 (18.37%) Senior Web Developer
6 8 (16.33%) .NET Web Developer
7 7 (14.29%) Senior .NET Developer
7 7 (14.29%) C# Developer
7 7 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (10.20%) CMS Developer
8 5 (10.20%) Senior .NET Web Developer
9 3 (6.12%) SEO Executive
10 2 (4.08%) ASP.NET Developer
11 1 (2.04%) Junior Developer
11 1 (2.04%) Senior Software Developer
11 1 (2.04%) Software Developer
11 1 (2.04%) Junior
11 1 (2.04%) Trainee Developer
11 1 (2.04%) Trainee Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (93.88%) .NET
2 45 (91.84%) ASP.NET
3 44 (89.80%) CSS
3 44 (89.80%) HTML
4 36 (73.47%) jQuery
5 31 (63.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 20 (40.82%) ASP.NET MVC
7 17 (34.69%) HTML5
8 15 (30.61%) Web Services
8 15 (30.61%) .NET Framework
8 15 (30.61%) CSS3
9 14 (28.57%) LINQ
10 11 (22.45%) Backbone.js
11 8 (16.33%) WCF
12 5 (10.20%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 5 (10.20%) ASP.NET Web API
13 4 (8.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 3 (6.12%) JSON
14 3 (6.12%) Ajax
15 1 (2.04%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.04%) Inversion of Control
1 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (28.57%) Windows
2 7 (14.29%) Android
2 7 (14.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (87.76%) MVC
2 26 (53.06%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (48.98%) Scrum
3 24 (48.98%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (38.78%) TDD
5 13 (26.53%) Web Development
6 11 (22.45%) OO
6 11 (22.45%) BDD
7 3 (6.12%) Change Control
7 3 (6.12%) Domain-Driven Design
7 3 (6.12%) Dependency Injection
7 3 (6.12%) Software Architecture
7 3 (6.12%) Technical Analysis
7 3 (6.12%) SEO
7 3 (6.12%) Competitor Analysis
7 3 (6.12%) Unit Testing
8 2 (4.08%) OOP
9 1 (2.04%) Refactoring
9 1 (2.04%) Digital Marketing
9 1 (2.04%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 45 (91.84%) C#
2 42 (85.71%) JavaScript
3 18 (36.73%) PHP
3 18 (36.73%) SQL
4 1 (2.04%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (20.41%) Degree
Vendors
1 16 (32.65%) Microsoft
2 11 (22.45%) SAP
3 8 (16.33%) EPiServer
3 8 (16.33%) Twitter
4 7 (14.29%) Google
4 7 (14.29%) Facebook
5 3 (6.12%) hybris
5 3 (6.12%) Endeca
6 1 (2.04%) Omniture
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