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 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sitecore
Rank 225 224 236
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +12
Permanent jobs citing Sitecore 17 14 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.25% 0.21% 0.34%
As % of the Vendors category 0.57% 0.47% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 13 12 17
Average salary £45,000 £30,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £22,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,250 £32,600
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +11.11%
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
3003 2991 3493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 43.85% 44.79% 46.99%
Number of salaries quoted 2483 2426 2868
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 4 March 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 4 March 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 +8 15 £47,500 +58.33% 4
Cheshire -4 2 £44,250 - 3
Sitecore
England

Sitecore
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 59 (92.19%) .NET
2 55 (85.94%) C#
3 54 (84.38%) ASP.NET
4 53 (82.81%) MVC
5 52 (81.25%) CSS
5 52 (81.25%) HTML
6 49 (76.56%) CMS
6 49 (76.56%) Sitecore CMS
7 48 (75.00%) JavaScript
8 42 (65.63%) jQuery
9 41 (64.06%) Umbraco
10 34 (53.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 29 (45.31%) SQL Server
12 27 (42.19%) Agile Software Development
13 26 (40.63%) Continuous Integration
14 25 (39.06%) Scrum
14 25 (39.06%) SQL
15 24 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
16 23 (35.94%) Microsoft
17 21 (32.81%) PHP
17 21 (32.81%) TDD
18 18 (28.13%) Web Development
18 18 (28.13%) Web Services
19 17 (26.56%) .NET Framework
19 17 (26.56%) HTML5
19 17 (26.56%) LINQ
20 15 (23.44%) CSS3
21 14 (21.88%) Git (software)
21 14 (21.88%) WordPress
21 14 (21.88%) Windows

Sitecore
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 49 (76.56%) CMS
1 49 (76.56%) Sitecore CMS
2 41 (64.06%) Umbraco
3 14 (21.88%) WordPress
3 14 (21.88%) IIS
4 7 (10.94%) Sitefinity
5 3 (4.69%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.56%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.56%) Kentico
6 1 (1.56%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (1.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.69%) Tridion
2 1 (1.56%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.13%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (45.31%) SQL Server
2 13 (20.31%) MySQL
3 2 (3.13%) RDBMS
3 2 (3.13%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 14 (21.88%) Git (software)
1 14 (21.88%) Visual Studio
2 12 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (17.19%) TeamCity
3 11 (17.19%) JIRA
3 11 (17.19%) Octopus Deploy
4 10 (15.63%) Grunt
4 10 (15.63%) MSBuild
5 7 (10.94%) NUnit
6 3 (4.69%) Subversion
General
1 10 (15.63%) Advertising
2 6 (9.38%) Marketing
3 4 (6.25%) Games
4 2 (3.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 58 (90.63%) Developer
2 29 (45.31%) .NET Developer
3 16 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 15 (23.44%) Web Developer
5 9 (14.06%) C# Developer
5 9 (14.06%) Senior Web Developer
5 9 (14.06%) Senior .NET Developer
6 8 (12.50%) .NET Web Developer
6 8 (12.50%) CMS Developer
7 7 (10.94%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (10.94%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (7.81%) Senior .NET Web Developer
9 3 (4.69%) SEO Executive
9 3 (4.69%) ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (4.69%) Trainee Developer
9 3 (4.69%) Trainee Web Developer
9 3 (4.69%) Trainee
10 2 (3.13%) Graduate
10 2 (3.13%) Graduate Developer
10 2 (3.13%) Graduate Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (92.19%) .NET
2 54 (84.38%) ASP.NET
3 52 (81.25%) CSS
3 52 (81.25%) HTML
4 42 (65.63%) jQuery
5 34 (53.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 24 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
7 18 (28.13%) Web Services
8 17 (26.56%) .NET Framework
8 17 (26.56%) HTML5
8 17 (26.56%) LINQ
9 15 (23.44%) CSS3
10 11 (17.19%) Backbone.js
11 8 (12.50%) WCF
12 7 (10.94%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 5 (7.81%) ASP.NET Web API
14 4 (6.25%) JSON
14 4 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 3 (4.69%) Ajax
16 2 (3.13%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.13%) W3C
1 2 (3.13%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.56%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (1.56%) Social Media
2 1 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (21.88%) Windows
2 7 (10.94%) Apple iOS
2 7 (10.94%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (82.81%) MVC
2 27 (42.19%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (40.63%) Continuous Integration
4 25 (39.06%) Scrum
5 21 (32.81%) TDD
6 18 (28.13%) Web Development
7 13 (20.31%) OO
7 13 (20.31%) BDD
8 5 (7.81%) Dependency Injection
9 4 (6.25%) Content Management
9 4 (6.25%) SEO
10 3 (4.69%) Domain-Driven Design
10 3 (4.69%) Digital Marketing
10 3 (4.69%) Unit Testing
10 3 (4.69%) Software Architecture
10 3 (4.69%) Technical Analysis
10 3 (4.69%) Change Control
10 3 (4.69%) Competitor Analysis
11 2 (3.13%) E-Commerce
11 2 (3.13%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 55 (85.94%) C#
2 48 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 25 (39.06%) SQL
4 21 (32.81%) PHP
5 2 (3.13%) Java
6 1 (1.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (18.75%) Degree
2 1 (1.56%) VCP4
Vendors
1 23 (35.94%) Microsoft
2 11 (17.19%) SAP
3 10 (15.63%) EPiServer
4 8 (12.50%) Google
4 8 (12.50%) Twitter
5 7 (10.94%) Facebook
6 3 (4.69%) Endeca
6 3 (4.69%) hybris
7 1 (1.56%) Omniture
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