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 3 August 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sitecore
Rank 211 193 239
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +46
Permanent jobs citing Sitecore 34 51 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.52% 0.71% 0.042%
As % of the Vendors category 1.19% 1.61% 0.094%
Number of salaries quoted 29 44 3
Average salary £40,000 £35,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% -35.45%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.22%
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
2855 3158 3193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 43.77% 43.89% 44.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2262 2504 2713
Average salary £38,750 £36,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.63% -6.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 3 August 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 3 August 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 +7 31 £40,000 +3.22% 9
Merseyside +6 2 £30,500 -12.85% 2
Lancashire - 1 £37,500 -
Sitecore
England

Sitecore
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 43 (75.44%) .NET
2 41 (71.93%) CMS
2 41 (71.93%) C#
2 41 (71.93%) Sitecore CMS
3 39 (68.42%) HTML
3 39 (68.42%) JavaScript
4 38 (66.67%) ASP.NET
4 38 (66.67%) CSS
5 36 (63.16%) Umbraco
6 35 (61.40%) MVC
7 34 (59.65%) Agile Software Development
8 26 (45.61%) SQL Server
9 24 (42.11%) Scrum
10 23 (40.35%) ASP.NET MVC
11 17 (29.82%) Web Services
12 16 (28.07%) jQuery
13 15 (26.32%) HTML5
13 15 (26.32%) Git (software)
14 14 (24.56%) Tridion
15 13 (22.81%) IIS
15 13 (22.81%) Continuous Integration
15 13 (22.81%) Microsoft Azure
15 13 (22.81%) Web Development
16 12 (21.05%) Content Management
17 11 (19.30%) TDD
17 11 (19.30%) Microsoft
18 10 (17.54%) Visual Studio
18 10 (17.54%) .NET Framework
19 9 (15.79%) WCF
19 9 (15.79%) NUnit

Sitecore
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 41 (71.93%) CMS
1 41 (71.93%) Sitecore CMS
2 36 (63.16%) Umbraco
3 13 (22.81%) IIS
4 9 (15.79%) SharePoint
4 9 (15.79%) Sitefinity
5 8 (14.04%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 4 (7.02%) WordPress
7 3 (5.26%) Alfresco
7 3 (5.26%) Immediacy CMS
8 2 (3.51%) JBoss
8 2 (3.51%) Tomcat
8 2 (3.51%) Kentico
9 1 (1.75%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (1.75%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.75%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.75%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 14 (24.56%) Tridion
2 1 (1.75%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 13 (22.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.26%) SaaS
3 2 (3.51%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (3.51%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.51%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (45.61%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (26.32%) Git (software)
2 10 (17.54%) Visual Studio
3 9 (15.79%) NUnit
3 9 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (7.02%) ReSharper
5 3 (5.26%) MSTest
5 3 (5.26%) Grunt
6 1 (1.75%) Selenium IDE
6 1 (1.75%) VisualSVN
6 1 (1.75%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.75%) Selenium
6 1 (1.75%) Subversion
General
1 2 (3.51%) Advertising
1 2 (3.51%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 43 (75.44%) Developer
2 17 (29.82%) .NET Developer
3 14 (24.56%) Web Developer
4 13 (22.81%) C# Developer
5 10 (17.54%) Senior Developer
6 9 (15.79%) Senior .NET Developer
6 9 (15.79%) C# Web Developer
7 7 (12.28%) ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (10.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (10.53%) C# .NET Developer
9 4 (7.02%) Digital Project Manager
9 4 (7.02%) Applications Developer
9 4 (7.02%) .NET Web Developer
9 4 (7.02%) Project Manager
9 4 (7.02%) Product Owner
10 2 (3.51%) AWS Developer
10 2 (3.51%) Umbraco Developer
10 2 (3.51%) Account Manager
10 2 (3.51%) Architect
10 2 (3.51%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (75.44%) .NET
2 39 (68.42%) HTML
3 38 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 38 (66.67%) CSS
4 23 (40.35%) ASP.NET MVC
5 17 (29.82%) Web Services
6 16 (28.07%) jQuery
7 15 (26.32%) HTML5
8 10 (17.54%) .NET Framework
9 9 (15.79%) WCF
10 8 (14.04%) CSS3
10 8 (14.04%) JSON
11 7 (12.28%) Ajax
11 7 (12.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 7 (12.28%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 7 (12.28%) ASP.NET Web API
12 6 (10.53%) Entity Framework
12 6 (10.53%) Razor View Engine
13 5 (8.77%) REST
14 4 (7.02%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.28%) Mobile App
2 5 (8.77%) User Experience
3 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.75%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.53%) Windows
2 1 (1.75%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (61.40%) MVC
2 34 (59.65%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (42.11%) Scrum
4 13 (22.81%) Web Development
4 13 (22.81%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (21.05%) Content Management
6 11 (19.30%) TDD
7 8 (14.04%) E-Commerce
8 7 (12.28%) OOP
9 6 (10.53%) SDLC
9 6 (10.53%) Business Analysis
10 5 (8.77%) Web Design
10 5 (8.77%) Change Control
10 5 (8.77%) Technical Analysis
10 5 (8.77%) Domain-Driven Design
10 5 (8.77%) Software Architecture
11 4 (7.02%) Project Management
12 3 (5.26%) Workflow
12 3 (5.26%) Unit Testing
12 3 (5.26%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 41 (71.93%) C#
2 39 (68.42%) JavaScript
3 4 (7.02%) SQL
3 4 (7.02%) T-SQL
4 3 (5.26%) Java
4 3 (5.26%) XPath
5 2 (3.51%) PHP
6 1 (1.75%) VB
6 1 (1.75%) C
6 1 (1.75%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.75%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.75%) Degree
2 1 (1.75%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.75%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (19.30%) Microsoft
2 9 (15.79%) Adobe
3 8 (14.04%) EPiServer
4 6 (10.53%) Apigee
5 3 (5.26%) Alterian
6 2 (3.51%) hybris
7 1 (1.75%) Xamarin
7 1 (1.75%) Google
7 1 (1.75%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.75%) webMethods
7 1 (1.75%) RedDot
7 1 (1.75%) Oracle
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