The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of EPiServer products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited EPiServer over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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 EPiServer.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
EPiServer
Rank 214 231 -
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -
Permanent jobs citing EPiServer 23 26 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.41% 0.37% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.98% 0.84% -
Number of salaries quoted 23 26 0
Average salary £44,000 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.71% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
EPiServer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Vendors Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2336 3099 2958
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 41.23% 43.85% 45.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1939 2651 2448
Average salary £38,000 £38,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.29% -1.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £55,000 £60,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

EPiServer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

EPiServer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

EPiServer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

EPiServer Salary Trend in the North West

EPiServer
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing EPiServer across the North West region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

EPiServer Salary Histogram in the North West

EPiServer
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing EPiServer within the North West region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016. 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
Manchester +30 17 £80,000 +137.03%
Merseyside -10 4 £38,750 +55.00%
Cheshire +14 2 £40,000 -7.51%
EPiServer
England

EPiServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West region citing EPiServer 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 EPiServer.

1 33 (100.00%) CMS
2 29 (87.88%) .NET
3 28 (84.85%) C#
4 21 (63.64%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (57.58%) HTML
5 19 (57.58%) SQL Server
5 19 (57.58%) CSS
5 19 (57.58%) MVC
6 18 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (51.52%) Sitecore CMS
7 17 (51.52%) Sitecore
8 16 (48.48%) TDD
8 16 (48.48%) Umbraco
8 16 (48.48%) ASP.NET
8 16 (48.48%) JavaScript
9 15 (45.45%) BDD
10 13 (39.39%) E-Commerce
11 12 (36.36%) .NET Framework
11 12 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
11 12 (36.36%) SaaS
12 10 (30.30%) HTML5
12 10 (30.30%) Kentico
12 10 (30.30%) Presales
12 10 (30.30%) Marketing
12 10 (30.30%) SQL
13 9 (27.27%) Continuous Delivery
13 9 (27.27%) NoSQL
14 8 (24.24%) EPiServer CMS
14 8 (24.24%) Liferay
14 8 (24.24%) Digital Marketing

EPiServer
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West region citing EPiServer 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 EPiServer. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 33 (100.00%) CMS
2 17 (51.52%) Sitecore CMS
3 16 (48.48%) Umbraco
4 10 (30.30%) Kentico
5 8 (24.24%) Alfresco
5 8 (24.24%) EPiServer CMS
5 8 (24.24%) Liferay
6 6 (18.18%) Sitefinity
7 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
8 1 (3.03%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (3.03%) DNN
8 1 (3.03%) Orchard CMS
8 1 (3.03%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (36.36%) SaaS
2 2 (6.06%) GitHub
2 2 (6.06%) Trello
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (57.58%) SQL Server
2 9 (27.27%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.03%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (21.21%) Git (software)
2 4 (12.12%) TeamCity
3 3 (9.09%) Grunt
3 3 (9.09%) MSTest
3 3 (9.09%) NUnit
4 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (30.30%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (60.61%) Developer
2 17 (51.52%) .NET Developer
3 11 (33.33%) CMS Developer
4 9 (27.27%) .NET Architect
4 9 (27.27%) .NET Technical Architect
4 9 (27.27%) Architect
4 9 (27.27%) C# Architect
4 9 (27.27%) Technical Architect
5 8 (24.24%) Digital Architect
5 8 (24.24%) Digital Technical Architect
6 5 (15.15%) ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (15.15%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 5 (15.15%) EPiServer Developer
6 5 (15.15%) Senior .NET Developer
6 5 (15.15%) Senior Developer
7 4 (12.12%) C# Developer
7 4 (12.12%) E-Commerce Developer
7 4 (12.12%) Full Stack Developer
8 3 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (9.09%) C# Developer - E-Commerce
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (87.88%) .NET
2 19 (57.58%) CSS
2 19 (57.58%) HTML
3 16 (48.48%) ASP.NET
4 12 (36.36%) .NET Framework
4 12 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
5 10 (30.30%) HTML5
6 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 5 (15.15%) Entity Framework
7 5 (15.15%) NHibernate
8 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 4 (12.12%) JSON
8 4 (12.12%) XML
8 4 (12.12%) XSLT
9 3 (9.09%) AngularJS
9 3 (9.09%) CSS3
9 3 (9.09%) REST
9 3 (9.09%) Web Services
10 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2 (6.06%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) Psychology
1 2 (6.06%) User Experience
2 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) Windows
1 1 (3.03%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (63.64%) Continuous Integration
2 19 (57.58%) MVC
3 18 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (48.48%) TDD
5 15 (45.45%) BDD
6 13 (39.39%) E-Commerce
7 10 (30.30%) Presales
8 9 (27.27%) Continuous Delivery
9 8 (24.24%) Digital Marketing
10 7 (21.21%) Front End Development
10 7 (21.21%) Scrum
10 7 (21.21%) Workflow
11 6 (18.18%) Web Design
12 5 (15.15%) OOP
12 5 (15.15%) SOLID
13 4 (12.12%) Unit Testing
14 2 (6.06%) Analytics
14 2 (6.06%) Content Management
14 2 (6.06%) Multivariate Testing
14 2 (6.06%) Online Marketing
Programming Languages
1 28 (84.85%) C#
2 16 (48.48%) JavaScript
3 10 (30.30%) SQL
4 8 (24.24%) Java
5 7 (21.21%) T-SQL
6 5 (15.15%) C
7 4 (12.12%) XPath
8 1 (3.03%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) Degree
Vendors
1 17 (51.52%) Sitecore
2 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.03%) Ektron