The table below looks at the statistics for Tridion skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Tridion over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SDL Tridion
Rank 178 179 176
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Permanent jobs citing Tridion 7 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.18% 0.20% 0.026%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.44% 2.23% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 1
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £37,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+8.72% -17.22%
Tridion
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Business Applications Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
287 358 372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 7.42% 8.77% 9.79%
Number of salaries quoted 243 285 304
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £59,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.09%

Tridion
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Tridion across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

Tridion Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Tridion
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Tridion across the Manchester region.

Tridion Salary Trend in Manchester

Tridion
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing Tridion 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 Tridion.

1 17 (100.00%) CMS
2 15 (88.24%) .NET
3 14 (82.35%) Sitecore CMS
3 14 (82.35%) Sitecore
4 12 (70.59%) C#
4 12 (70.59%) JavaScript
4 12 (70.59%) ASP.NET
5 9 (52.94%) CSS
5 9 (52.94%) Web Services
5 9 (52.94%) HTML
5 9 (52.94%) Umbraco
5 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (47.06%) E-Commerce
6 8 (47.06%) Adobe
6 8 (47.06%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
7 6 (35.29%) MVC
7 6 (35.29%) XML
7 6 (35.29%) XSLT
7 6 (35.29%) Web Development
7 6 (35.29%) Git (software)
7 6 (35.29%) HTML5
8 5 (29.41%) EPiServer
8 5 (29.41%) Content Management
8 5 (29.41%) REST
9 3 (17.65%) Workflow
9 3 (17.65%) Finance
9 3 (17.65%) Visual Studio
9 3 (17.65%) Internet
9 3 (17.65%) Project Management

Tridion
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing Tridion 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 Tridion. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (100.00%) CMS
2 14 (82.35%) Sitecore CMS
3 9 (52.94%) Umbraco
4 8 (47.06%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 3 (17.65%) Alfresco
5 3 (17.65%) Immediacy CMS
5 3 (17.65%) Sitefinity
6 2 (11.76%) JBoss
6 2 (11.76%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) SaaS
2 2 (11.76%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) LAN
1 3 (17.65%) WAN
1 3 (17.65%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Git (software)
2 3 (17.65%) MSTest
2 3 (17.65%) Grunt
2 3 (17.65%) Visual Studio
2 3 (17.65%) NUnit
2 3 (17.65%) ReSharper
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Project Manager
3 4 (23.53%) Web Developer
4 3 (17.65%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (17.65%) .NET Developer
4 3 (17.65%) C# Developer
4 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Software Project Manager
4 3 (17.65%) Software Manager
4 3 (17.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Digital Project Manager
5 2 (11.76%) Architect
6 1 (5.88%) AWS Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (88.24%) .NET
2 12 (70.59%) ASP.NET
3 9 (52.94%) CSS
3 9 (52.94%) Web Services
3 9 (52.94%) HTML
4 6 (35.29%) XML
4 6 (35.29%) XSLT
4 6 (35.29%) HTML5
5 5 (29.41%) REST
6 3 (17.65%) CSS3
6 3 (17.65%) J2EE
6 3 (17.65%) JSON
6 3 (17.65%) Apache Flex
6 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (17.65%) EDI
6 3 (17.65%) .NET Framework
7 2 (11.76%) Java EE
7 2 (11.76%) JSP
7 2 (11.76%) Servlets
7 2 (11.76%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
1 3 (17.65%) Mobile App
1 3 (17.65%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (47.06%) E-Commerce
3 6 (35.29%) MVC
3 6 (35.29%) Web Development
4 5 (29.41%) Content Management
5 3 (17.65%) Supplier Management
5 3 (17.65%) Load Balancing
5 3 (17.65%) Unit Testing
5 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (17.65%) Web Application Development
5 3 (17.65%) Workflow
5 3 (17.65%) Scrum
5 3 (17.65%) Web Design
5 3 (17.65%) Project Management
5 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
5 3 (17.65%) UML
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) JavaScript
1 12 (70.59%) C#
2 3 (17.65%) SQL
2 3 (17.65%) T-SQL
2 3 (17.65%) VBScript
2 3 (17.65%) VB.NET
2 3 (17.65%) XPath
3 2 (11.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
1 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 14 (82.35%) Sitecore
2 8 (47.06%) Adobe
3 5 (29.41%) EPiServer
4 2 (11.76%) hybris