The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sitecore products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sitecore over the 3 months to 16 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sitecore
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Sitecore 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - - -
As % of the Vendors category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+16.92% -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 Merseyside region.

Vendors Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
266 322 336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 44.11% 50.16% 52.26%
Number of salaries quoted 221 288 323
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +16.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

Sitecore
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Sitecore across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Sitecore Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Sitecore
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Sitecore Salary Trend in Merseyside

Sitecore
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 10 (100.00%) CSS
1 10 (100.00%) CMS
1 10 (100.00%) jQuery
1 10 (100.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 9 (90.00%) HTML5
2 9 (90.00%) CSS3
2 9 (90.00%) Web Services
3 7 (70.00%) Flash
3 7 (70.00%) SharePoint
3 7 (70.00%) SQL
3 7 (70.00%) Photoshop
3 7 (70.00%) C#
3 7 (70.00%) Mobile App
3 7 (70.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 5 (50.00%) Web Development
4 5 (50.00%) JSON
5 3 (30.00%) Degree
5 3 (30.00%) Umbraco
5 3 (30.00%) Web Design
5 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (30.00%) .NET
5 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (30.00%) OO
6 2 (20.00%) NHS
6 2 (20.00%) SOA
6 2 (20.00%) HTTP
6 2 (20.00%) XML
6 2 (20.00%) Scrum

Sitecore
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 10 (100.00%) CMS
1 10 (100.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 7 (70.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (30.00%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (20.00%) Jasmine
2 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (90.00%) Senior Developer
3 7 (70.00%) Web Developer
3 7 (70.00%) Senior Web Developer
4 3 (30.00%) .NET Developer
5 2 (20.00%) C# Developer
5 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (20.00%) Senior C# Developer
5 2 (20.00%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (20.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (20.00%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (20.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 2 (20.00%) Front-End Web Developer
6 1 (10.00%) CMS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) CSS
1 10 (100.00%) jQuery
2 9 (90.00%) HTML5
2 9 (90.00%) CSS3
2 9 (90.00%) Web Services
3 7 (70.00%) Flash
4 5 (50.00%) JSON
5 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (30.00%) .NET
6 2 (20.00%) XML
6 2 (20.00%) Ajax
6 2 (20.00%) Backbone.js
6 2 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (10.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (20.00%) NHS
3 1 (10.00%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 5 (50.00%) Web Development
3 3 (30.00%) Web Design
3 3 (30.00%) OO
4 2 (20.00%) SOA
4 2 (20.00%) Scrum
4 2 (20.00%) MVC
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) TDD
4 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 7 (70.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft