The table below looks at the statistics for Sitecore CMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sitecore CMS over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sitecore CMS
Rank 229 229 231
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Permanent jobs citing Sitecore CMS 34 13 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.45% 0.19% 0.30%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.13% 0.97% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 34 13 21
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +87.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £24,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,250 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+18.93% -5.71%
Sitecore CMS
England

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

Application Platforms Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1600 1342 1391
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 21.26% 19.77% 19.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1364 1158 1279
Average salary £37,608 £36,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.46% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Sitecore CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Sitecore CMS Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Sitecore CMS
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Sitecore CMS Salary Trend in the North West

Sitecore CMS
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sitecore CMS across the North West region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Sitecore CMS Salary Histogram in the North West

Sitecore CMS
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 Sitecore CMS within the North West 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
Manchester +11 23 £37,500 -16.66% 4
Cheshire -8 11 £32,500 +32.65% 3
Sitecore CMS
England

Sitecore CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Sitecore CMS 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 CMS.

1 77 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 74 (96.10%) CMS
3 65 (84.42%) CSS
4 64 (83.12%) HTML
5 59 (76.62%) C#
6 56 (72.73%) .NET
7 53 (68.83%) JavaScript
7 53 (68.83%) MVC
8 50 (64.94%) jQuery
9 49 (63.64%) Umbraco
10 48 (62.34%) ASP.NET
11 33 (42.86%) WordPress
12 31 (40.26%) SQL
12 31 (40.26%) Web Services
13 30 (38.96%) SQL Server
14 29 (37.66%) Agile Software Development
15 21 (27.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 20 (25.97%) Scrum
16 20 (25.97%) Web Development
16 20 (25.97%) HTML5
17 19 (24.68%) Microsoft
18 18 (23.38%) Git (software)
18 18 (23.38%) Backbone.js
19 17 (22.08%) LINQ
19 17 (22.08%) SharePoint
19 17 (22.08%) IIS
20 16 (20.78%) Team Foundation Server
21 15 (19.48%) SEO
21 15 (19.48%) Visual Studio
21 15 (19.48%) CSS3

Sitecore CMS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Sitecore CMS 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 CMS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 74 (96.10%) CMS
2 49 (63.64%) Umbraco
3 33 (42.86%) WordPress
4 17 (22.08%) IIS
4 17 (22.08%) SharePoint
5 12 (15.58%) Sitefinity
5 12 (15.58%) Drupal
6 6 (7.79%) concrete5
6 6 (7.79%) Confluence
6 6 (7.79%) Commerce Server
6 6 (7.79%) WebSphere
7 2 (2.60%) Joomla!
Applications
1 9 (11.69%) Photoshop
2 6 (7.79%) MS Excel
3 5 (6.49%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 4 (5.19%) Magento
2 1 (1.30%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.60%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.60%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (38.96%) SQL Server
2 10 (12.99%) MySQL
3 2 (2.60%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 18 (23.38%) Git (software)
2 16 (20.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (19.48%) Visual Studio
4 9 (11.69%) JIRA
5 7 (9.09%) MSBuild
5 7 (9.09%) Grunt
6 6 (7.79%) Subversion
7 5 (6.49%) Mercurial
8 3 (3.90%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 3 (3.90%) Axure RP
8 3 (3.90%) TeamCity
8 3 (3.90%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (2.60%) Jasmine
General
1 13 (16.88%) Marketing
2 6 (7.79%) Retail
3 5 (6.49%) Advertising
4 2 (2.60%) Games
5 1 (1.30%) Finance
Job Titles
1 63 (81.82%) Developer
2 37 (48.05%) .NET Developer
3 29 (37.66%) Web Developer
4 23 (29.87%) C# Developer
5 22 (28.57%) .NET Web Developer
6 16 (20.78%) Senior Developer
7 15 (19.48%) C# .NET Developer
8 12 (15.58%) ASP.NET Developer
9 11 (14.29%) Senior Web Developer
9 11 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 10 (12.99%) Senior .NET Developer
11 8 (10.39%) C# Web Developer
12 7 (9.09%) Senior .NET Web Developer
13 6 (7.79%) UI Developer
13 6 (7.79%) UI Programmer
14 5 (6.49%) Umbraco Developer
14 5 (6.49%) Analyst
14 5 (6.49%) Business Analyst
15 3 (3.90%) Junior
15 3 (3.90%) CMS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (84.42%) CSS
2 64 (83.12%) HTML
3 56 (72.73%) .NET
4 50 (64.94%) jQuery
5 48 (62.34%) ASP.NET
6 31 (40.26%) Web Services
7 21 (27.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 20 (25.97%) HTML5
9 18 (23.38%) Backbone.js
10 17 (22.08%) LINQ
11 15 (19.48%) CSS3
12 14 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
13 12 (15.58%) Razor View Engine
14 10 (12.99%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 8 (10.39%) AngularJS
16 7 (9.09%) PhoneGap
17 6 (7.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 6 (7.79%) Spring MVC
17 6 (7.79%) Spring
18 5 (6.49%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.58%) User Experience
2 10 (12.99%) Mobile App
3 7 (9.09%) Social Media
3 7 (9.09%) W3C
4 6 (7.79%) FMCG
5 2 (2.60%) NHS
6 1 (1.30%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.30%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.99%) Windows
2 6 (7.79%) Android
2 6 (7.79%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (68.83%) MVC
2 29 (37.66%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (25.97%) Scrum
3 20 (25.97%) Web Development
4 15 (19.48%) SEO
5 12 (15.58%) TDD
6 11 (14.29%) Content Management
6 11 (14.29%) E-Commerce
7 10 (12.99%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (12.99%) Mobile Application Development
8 9 (11.69%) OO
9 8 (10.39%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (9.09%) Web Design
11 6 (7.79%) Unit Testing
11 6 (7.79%) Android Development
11 6 (7.79%) iOS Development
11 6 (7.79%) BDD
11 6 (7.79%) Responsive Web Design
11 6 (7.79%) Kanban
12 4 (5.19%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 59 (76.62%) C#
2 53 (68.83%) JavaScript
3 31 (40.26%) SQL
4 12 (15.58%) PHP
5 7 (9.09%) Java
6 1 (1.30%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (7.79%) ISEB
2 3 (3.90%) CBAP
3 2 (2.60%) Degree
Vendors
1 77 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 19 (24.68%) Microsoft
3 12 (15.58%) Google
3 12 (15.58%) EPiServer
4 6 (7.79%) Atlassian
4 6 (7.79%) ATG
4 6 (7.79%) IBM
5 5 (6.49%) Adobe
6 4 (5.19%) Omniture
7 3 (3.90%) Endeca
7 3 (3.90%) SAP
7 3 (3.90%) hybris
8 1 (1.30%) Twitter
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Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + +Benefits+Bonus
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Cheshire
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Posted: 11 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
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Computer Futures
Salary: £36000 - £43000 per annum + Training on SiteCore
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