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 15 September 2014 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
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sitecore
Rank 221 219 241
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +22
Permanent jobs citing Sitecore 37 20 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.50% 0.29% 0.15%
As % of the Vendors category 1.11% 0.64% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 32 20 11
Average salary £35,000 £48,250 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.46% +101.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £24,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £52,750 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
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
3323 3137 3785
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 45.31% 45.58% 51.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2611 2660 3261
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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 15 September 2014.

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 15 September 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 -5 22 £36,250 -26.02% 8
Cheshire -6 15 £33,750 +13.44% 1
Sitecore
England

Sitecore
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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 81 (90.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 78 (86.67%) HTML
2 78 (86.67%) CMS
3 76 (84.44%) CSS
4 63 (70.00%) .NET
5 61 (67.78%) C#
6 58 (64.44%) JavaScript
7 57 (63.33%) jQuery
8 55 (61.11%) MVC
9 49 (54.44%) Umbraco
10 46 (51.11%) ASP.NET
11 43 (47.78%) WordPress
12 42 (46.67%) SQL
13 37 (41.11%) Web Services
14 32 (35.56%) HTML5
15 30 (33.33%) SQL Server
16 25 (27.78%) Marketing
16 25 (27.78%) SharePoint
17 24 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
18 21 (23.33%) Photoshop
19 20 (22.22%) Web Development
20 19 (21.11%) Razor View Engine
21 18 (20.00%) CSS3
22 17 (18.89%) ASP.NET MVC
22 17 (18.89%) ASP.NET MVC 4
22 17 (18.89%) IIS
22 17 (18.89%) SEO
23 16 (17.78%) Git (software)
23 16 (17.78%) Mobile App
24 15 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development

Sitecore
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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 81 (90.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 78 (86.67%) CMS
3 49 (54.44%) Umbraco
4 43 (47.78%) WordPress
5 25 (27.78%) SharePoint
6 17 (18.89%) IIS
7 12 (13.33%) Drupal
7 12 (13.33%) Sitefinity
8 6 (6.67%) ExpressionEngine
8 6 (6.67%) Confluence
8 6 (6.67%) concrete5
8 6 (6.67%) Commerce Server
8 6 (6.67%) WebSphere
9 2 (2.22%) Joomla!
10 1 (1.11%) Adobe CQ
10 1 (1.11%) Orchard CMS
Applications
1 21 (23.33%) Photoshop
2 7 (7.78%) MS Excel
3 5 (5.56%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 10 (11.11%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.22%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.22%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 15 (16.67%) MySQL
3 3 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 16 (17.78%) Git (software)
2 15 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (14.44%) Visual Studio
4 6 (6.67%) Subversion
4 6 (6.67%) JIRA
5 5 (5.56%) Mercurial
6 3 (3.33%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 3 (3.33%) Axure RP
7 2 (2.22%) MSBuild
7 2 (2.22%) Jasmine
7 2 (2.22%) Grunt
8 1 (1.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 25 (27.78%) Marketing
2 6 (6.67%) Retail
3 2 (2.22%) Finance
4 1 (1.11%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 72 (80.00%) Developer
2 32 (35.56%) C# Developer
3 30 (33.33%) Web Developer
4 28 (31.11%) .NET Developer
5 17 (18.89%) .NET Web Developer
6 16 (17.78%) Senior Developer
7 15 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
8 11 (12.22%) Senior Web Developer
8 11 (12.22%) ASP.NET Developer
8 11 (12.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 8 (8.89%) C# Web Developer
9 8 (8.89%) Front-End Developer
10 6 (6.67%) UI Developer
10 6 (6.67%) UI Programmer
10 6 (6.67%) Senior .NET Developer
11 5 (5.56%) Analyst
11 5 (5.56%) Business Analyst
11 5 (5.56%) Umbraco Developer
12 3 (3.33%) Software Developer
12 3 (3.33%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (86.67%) HTML
2 76 (84.44%) CSS
3 63 (70.00%) .NET
4 57 (63.33%) jQuery
5 46 (51.11%) ASP.NET
6 37 (41.11%) Web Services
7 32 (35.56%) HTML5
8 19 (21.11%) Razor View Engine
9 18 (20.00%) CSS3
10 17 (18.89%) ASP.NET MVC
10 17 (18.89%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 15 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 15 (16.67%) LINQ
12 14 (15.56%) PhoneGap
13 13 (14.44%) Backbone.js
14 9 (10.00%) Flash
15 8 (8.89%) AngularJS
16 7 (7.78%) JSON
17 6 (6.67%) Spring MVC
17 6 (6.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.78%) Mobile App
2 14 (15.56%) W3C
3 13 (14.44%) User Experience
4 9 (10.00%) Social Media
5 6 (6.67%) FMCG
6 2 (2.22%) NHS
7 1 (1.11%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 15 (16.67%) Windows
2 7 (7.78%) Android
2 7 (7.78%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (61.11%) MVC
2 24 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (22.22%) Web Development
4 17 (18.89%) SEO
5 15 (16.67%) Scrum
5 15 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
6 13 (14.44%) Web Design
6 13 (14.44%) OO
6 13 (14.44%) E-Commerce
7 11 (12.22%) Content Management
8 9 (10.00%) UML
9 8 (8.89%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (6.67%) TDD
10 6 (6.67%) Android Development
10 6 (6.67%) iOS Development
10 6 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design
10 6 (6.67%) Use Case
10 6 (6.67%) Kanban
11 3 (3.33%) MVVM
11 3 (3.33%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 61 (67.78%) C#
2 58 (64.44%) JavaScript
3 42 (46.67%) SQL
4 10 (11.11%) PHP
5 8 (8.89%) Java
6 1 (1.11%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.11%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.11%) Scala
6 1 (1.11%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (6.67%) ISEB
2 4 (4.44%) Degree
3 3 (3.33%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.11%) SLA
Vendors
1 14 (15.56%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.89%) Google
2 8 (8.89%) EPiServer
3 7 (7.78%) Adobe
4 6 (6.67%) ATG
4 6 (6.67%) Atlassian
4 6 (6.67%) IBM
5 3 (3.33%) Omniture
6 2 (2.22%) hybris
7 1 (1.11%) Apple
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