The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sitecore 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 Sitecore over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sitecore
Rank 216 197 251
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +54
Permanent jobs citing Sitecore 29 50 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.45% 0.71% 0.080%
As % of the Vendors category 1.00% 1.62% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 27 45 6
Average salary £40,000 £35,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% -11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £28,700 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+14.66% -6.25%
Sitecore
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
2888 3087 3381
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 44.91% 43.82% 45.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2312 2474 2848
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,950 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.87% -

Sitecore
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Sitecore Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Sitecore
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Sitecore Salary Trend in the North West

Sitecore
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sitecore across the North West region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

Sitecore Salary Histogram in the North West

Sitecore
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 within the North West region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015. 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 +9 27 £40,000 -2.43% 8
Cheshire -24 2 £43,500 +50.00%
Sitecore
England

Sitecore
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 35 (77.78%) .NET
2 31 (68.89%) CMS
2 31 (68.89%) C#
2 31 (68.89%) HTML
2 31 (68.89%) CSS
2 31 (68.89%) Sitecore CMS
3 30 (66.67%) ASP.NET
4 29 (64.44%) JavaScript
4 29 (64.44%) MVC
5 28 (62.22%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (62.22%) Umbraco
6 22 (48.89%) SQL Server
7 20 (44.44%) Scrum
8 18 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 15 (33.33%) HTML5
9 15 (33.33%) Tridion
9 15 (33.33%) Web Services
10 13 (28.89%) jQuery
11 12 (26.67%) Web Development
11 12 (26.67%) Git (software)
11 12 (26.67%) Content Management
12 10 (22.22%) Microsoft
12 10 (22.22%) IIS
13 9 (20.00%) Visual Studio
13 9 (20.00%) Adobe
13 9 (20.00%) NUnit
13 9 (20.00%) CSS3
13 9 (20.00%) .NET Framework
14 8 (17.78%) JSON
14 8 (17.78%) Continuous Integration

Sitecore
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 31 (68.89%) CMS
1 31 (68.89%) Sitecore CMS
2 28 (62.22%) Umbraco
3 10 (22.22%) IIS
4 8 (17.78%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 7 (15.56%) Sitefinity
6 5 (11.11%) SharePoint
7 3 (6.67%) Alfresco
7 3 (6.67%) Immediacy CMS
8 2 (4.44%) JBoss
8 2 (4.44%) Tomcat
9 1 (2.22%) Kentico
9 1 (2.22%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (2.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (2.22%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 15 (33.33%) Tridion
2 1 (2.22%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.67%) SaaS
3 2 (4.44%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (48.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (26.67%) Git (software)
2 9 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 9 (20.00%) NUnit
3 6 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (8.89%) ReSharper
5 3 (6.67%) MSTest
5 3 (6.67%) Grunt
6 1 (2.22%) Selenium IDE
6 1 (2.22%) VisualSVN
6 1 (2.22%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.22%) Selenium
6 1 (2.22%) Subversion
General
1 2 (4.44%) Advertising
2 1 (2.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 33 (73.33%) Developer
2 12 (26.67%) .NET Developer
3 8 (17.78%) Senior .NET Developer
3 8 (17.78%) Web Developer
3 8 (17.78%) Senior Developer
4 7 (15.56%) C# Developer
5 4 (8.89%) ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (8.89%) C# Web Developer
5 4 (8.89%) Project Manager
5 4 (8.89%) Digital Project Manager
5 4 (8.89%) Product Owner
6 3 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (6.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Architect
7 2 (4.44%) Front-End Developer
7 2 (4.44%) CMS Developer
7 2 (4.44%) AWS Developer
8 1 (2.22%) Technical Developer
8 1 (2.22%) UI Programmer
8 1 (2.22%) Sitecore Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (77.78%) .NET
2 31 (68.89%) HTML
2 31 (68.89%) CSS
3 30 (66.67%) ASP.NET
4 18 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 15 (33.33%) HTML5
5 15 (33.33%) Web Services
6 13 (28.89%) jQuery
7 9 (20.00%) CSS3
7 9 (20.00%) .NET Framework
8 8 (17.78%) JSON
9 7 (15.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 6 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 6 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web API
10 6 (13.33%) Razor View Engine
10 6 (13.33%) Entity Framework
10 6 (13.33%) WCF
11 5 (11.11%) Ajax
11 5 (11.11%) REST
12 3 (6.67%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.11%) User Experience
2 4 (8.89%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.22%) Graphic Design
3 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.33%) Windows
2 1 (2.22%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (64.44%) MVC
2 28 (62.22%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (44.44%) Scrum
4 12 (26.67%) Web Development
4 12 (26.67%) Content Management
5 8 (17.78%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (15.56%) OOP
7 6 (13.33%) TDD
7 6 (13.33%) Business Analysis
8 5 (11.11%) E-Commerce
8 5 (11.11%) Domain-Driven Design
8 5 (11.11%) Software Architecture
8 5 (11.11%) Change Control
8 5 (11.11%) Technical Analysis
8 5 (11.11%) SDLC
9 4 (8.89%) Project Management
10 3 (6.67%) Workflow
10 3 (6.67%) Web Design
10 3 (6.67%) Unit Testing
10 3 (6.67%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 31 (68.89%) C#
2 29 (64.44%) JavaScript
3 3 (6.67%) SQL
3 3 (6.67%) T-SQL
3 3 (6.67%) XPath
3 3 (6.67%) Java
4 1 (2.22%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.22%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.22%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 9 (20.00%) Adobe
3 7 (15.56%) EPiServer
4 6 (13.33%) Apigee
5 3 (6.67%) Alterian
6 2 (4.44%) hybris
7 1 (2.22%) Oracle
7 1 (2.22%) Google
7 1 (2.22%) RedDot
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