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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sitecore
Rank 157 162 161
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Permanent jobs citing Sitecore 30 22 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.72% 0.59% 0.48%
As % of the Vendors category 1.63% 1.34% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 30 22 18
Average salary £35,000 £49,000 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +100.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £45,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £33,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
1843 1643 1691
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 44.20% 43.90% 45.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1472 1378 1481
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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 - 4 £25,000 - 1
Ashton-under-Lyne - 2 £47,500 -
Sitecore
North West

Sitecore
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 48 (81.36%) .NET
2 47 (79.66%) HTML
2 47 (79.66%) CSS
3 45 (76.27%) Sitecore CMS
4 42 (71.19%) JavaScript
4 42 (71.19%) CMS
5 41 (69.49%) C#
6 38 (64.41%) MVC
7 37 (62.71%) Umbraco
7 37 (62.71%) jQuery
8 36 (61.02%) ASP.NET
9 31 (52.54%) Web Services
10 25 (42.37%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 24 (40.68%) WordPress
11 24 (40.68%) SQL Server
12 23 (38.98%) IIS
13 22 (37.29%) Agile Software Development
13 22 (37.29%) Windows
14 21 (35.59%) LINQ
15 16 (27.12%) Scrum
15 16 (27.12%) Marketing
16 15 (25.42%) Git (software)
16 15 (25.42%) SEO
16 15 (25.42%) SQL
17 14 (23.73%) HTML5
17 14 (23.73%) Google
18 13 (22.03%) SharePoint
18 13 (22.03%) Microsoft
19 12 (20.34%) Continuous Integration
20 11 (18.64%) EPiServer

Sitecore
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 45 (76.27%) Sitecore CMS
2 42 (71.19%) CMS
3 37 (62.71%) Umbraco
4 24 (40.68%) WordPress
5 23 (38.98%) IIS
6 13 (22.03%) SharePoint
7 9 (15.25%) Sitefinity
8 6 (10.17%) ExpressionEngine
9 2 (3.39%) Drupal
Applications
1 11 (18.64%) Photoshop
2 5 (8.47%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (6.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (11.86%) Magento
2 1 (1.69%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (40.68%) SQL Server
2 9 (15.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (25.42%) Git (software)
2 9 (15.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (15.25%) MSBuild
2 9 (15.25%) Grunt
3 7 (11.86%) Visual Studio
4 6 (10.17%) Subversion
5 5 (8.47%) Mercurial
6 3 (5.08%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 3 (5.08%) Axure RP
6 3 (5.08%) JIRA
6 3 (5.08%) TeamCity
6 3 (5.08%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 16 (27.12%) Marketing
2 4 (6.78%) Games
3 2 (3.39%) Advertising
4 1 (1.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 44 (74.58%) Developer
2 32 (54.24%) .NET Developer
3 23 (38.98%) Web Developer
4 20 (33.90%) .NET Web Developer
5 12 (20.34%) C# Developer
6 11 (18.64%) C# .NET Developer
7 10 (16.95%) ASP.NET Developer
7 10 (16.95%) Senior Developer
8 9 (15.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 7 (11.86%) Senior .NET Developer
9 7 (11.86%) Senior Web Developer
10 6 (10.17%) Senior .NET Web Developer
10 6 (10.17%) Front-End Developer
11 5 (8.47%) C# Web Developer
11 5 (8.47%) Analyst
11 5 (8.47%) Business Analyst
11 5 (8.47%) Umbraco Developer
12 4 (6.78%) Software Developer
13 3 (5.08%) Junior
13 3 (5.08%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (81.36%) .NET
2 47 (79.66%) CSS
2 47 (79.66%) HTML
3 37 (62.71%) jQuery
4 36 (61.02%) ASP.NET
5 31 (52.54%) Web Services
6 25 (42.37%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 21 (35.59%) LINQ
8 14 (23.73%) HTML5
9 9 (15.25%) Backbone.js
10 5 (8.47%) Razor View Engine
10 5 (8.47%) XSLT
10 5 (8.47%) XHTML
11 4 (6.78%) ASP.NET MVC
12 3 (5.08%) CSS3
12 3 (5.08%) .NET Framework
12 3 (5.08%) WCF
13 2 (3.39%) COM
13 2 (3.39%) J2EE
13 2 (3.39%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.86%) Social Media
2 6 (10.17%) User Experience
3 1 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 22 (37.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (64.41%) MVC
2 22 (37.29%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (27.12%) Scrum
4 15 (25.42%) SEO
5 12 (20.34%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (18.64%) Content Management
7 9 (15.25%) UML
7 9 (15.25%) OO
8 7 (11.86%) Web Design
8 7 (11.86%) TDD
9 6 (10.17%) Web Development
9 6 (10.17%) Use Case
10 4 (6.78%) Unit Testing
10 4 (6.78%) Dependency Injection
11 3 (5.08%) BDD
11 3 (5.08%) User Stories
11 3 (5.08%) Business Analysis
11 3 (5.08%) Competitor Analysis
12 2 (3.39%) Test Management
12 2 (3.39%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (71.19%) JavaScript
2 41 (69.49%) C#
3 15 (25.42%) SQL
4 11 (18.64%) PHP
5 1 (1.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (10.17%) ISEB
2 3 (5.08%) CBAP
3 2 (3.39%) Degree
Vendors
1 14 (23.73%) Google
2 13 (22.03%) Microsoft
3 11 (18.64%) EPiServer
4 7 (11.86%) Adobe
5 5 (8.47%) hybris
6 4 (6.78%) Omniture
7 3 (5.08%) Endeca
7 3 (5.08%) SAP
8 1 (1.69%) Twitter
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Stockport
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Alex James Resourcing
Salary: Dependant on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago