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 28 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sitecore
Rank 211 228 254
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +26
Permanent jobs citing Sitecore 31 12 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.46% 0.18% 0.20%
As % of the Vendors category 1.03% 0.39% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 29 11 13
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% +45.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,300 £25,000 £22,100
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £31,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
2998 3054 3656
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 44.07% 46.13% 46.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2579 2531 3120
Average salary £38,500 £38,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.64% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,675 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.68% -

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 28 January 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 28 January 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 24 £45,000 +28.57% 9
Cheshire - 6 £35,000 - 8
Lancashire - 1 £26,500 -
Sitecore
England

Sitecore
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 67 (94.37%) .NET
2 62 (87.32%) C#
2 62 (87.32%) ASP.NET
3 60 (84.51%) CSS
3 60 (84.51%) HTML
4 58 (81.69%) MVC
5 56 (78.87%) CMS
5 56 (78.87%) Sitecore CMS
6 50 (70.42%) Umbraco
6 50 (70.42%) JavaScript
7 48 (67.61%) jQuery
8 34 (47.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 29 (40.85%) SQL Server
9 29 (40.85%) Microsoft
10 28 (39.44%) SQL
11 26 (36.62%) Web Services
12 25 (35.21%) Agile Software Development
13 24 (33.80%) PHP
13 24 (33.80%) Continuous Integration
13 24 (33.80%) Git (software)
13 24 (33.80%) ASP.NET MVC
14 22 (30.99%) Scrum
15 21 (29.58%) LINQ
16 20 (28.17%) Web Development
16 20 (28.17%) TDD
16 20 (28.17%) IIS
17 18 (25.35%) Visual Studio
17 18 (25.35%) Windows
17 18 (25.35%) WordPress
18 17 (23.94%) HTML5

Sitecore
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 56 (78.87%) CMS
1 56 (78.87%) Sitecore CMS
2 50 (70.42%) Umbraco
3 20 (28.17%) IIS
4 18 (25.35%) WordPress
5 11 (15.49%) Sitefinity
6 7 (9.86%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.41%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.41%) ExpressionEngine
7 1 (1.41%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.41%) Kentico
Applications
1 5 (7.04%) Photoshop
2 4 (5.63%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (4.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.23%) Tridion
2 1 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.41%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.41%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.82%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (40.85%) SQL Server
2 16 (22.54%) MySQL
3 2 (2.82%) RDBMS
3 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.82%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 24 (33.80%) Git (software)
2 18 (25.35%) Visual Studio
3 15 (21.13%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (15.49%) MSBuild
4 11 (15.49%) Grunt
4 11 (15.49%) Octopus Deploy
4 11 (15.49%) JIRA
4 11 (15.49%) TeamCity
5 7 (9.86%) Subversion
6 4 (5.63%) Mercurial
7 3 (4.23%) NUnit
General
1 10 (14.08%) Advertising
2 7 (9.86%) Marketing
3 4 (5.63%) Games
4 2 (2.82%) Finance
Job Titles
1 66 (92.96%) Developer
2 35 (49.30%) .NET Developer
3 24 (33.80%) Web Developer
4 17 (23.94%) Senior Developer
4 17 (23.94%) C# Developer
5 15 (21.13%) .NET Web Developer
6 11 (15.49%) Senior Web Developer
6 11 (15.49%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 11 (15.49%) C# .NET Developer
7 10 (14.08%) Senior .NET Developer
8 8 (11.27%) CMS Developer
9 7 (9.86%) Senior .NET Web Developer
9 7 (9.86%) ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (7.04%) C# Web Developer
11 4 (5.63%) Umbraco Developer
12 3 (4.23%) SEO Executive
12 3 (4.23%) Trainee Developer
12 3 (4.23%) Trainee Web Developer
12 3 (4.23%) Trainee
13 2 (2.82%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (94.37%) .NET
2 62 (87.32%) ASP.NET
3 60 (84.51%) CSS
3 60 (84.51%) HTML
4 48 (67.61%) jQuery
5 34 (47.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 26 (36.62%) Web Services
7 24 (33.80%) ASP.NET MVC
8 21 (29.58%) LINQ
9 17 (23.94%) HTML5
10 15 (21.13%) .NET Framework
11 14 (19.72%) Backbone.js
12 12 (16.90%) CSS3
13 8 (11.27%) Razor View Engine
14 6 (8.45%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 5 (7.04%) WCF
16 4 (5.63%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 4 (5.63%) XSLT
16 4 (5.63%) XHTML
16 4 (5.63%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.63%) W3C
2 2 (2.82%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.41%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (1.41%) Social Media
3 1 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 18 (25.35%) Windows
2 7 (9.86%) Android
2 7 (9.86%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (81.69%) MVC
2 25 (35.21%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (33.80%) Continuous Integration
4 22 (30.99%) Scrum
5 20 (28.17%) Web Development
5 20 (28.17%) TDD
6 16 (22.54%) OO
7 15 (21.13%) BDD
8 8 (11.27%) SEO
8 8 (11.27%) Content Management
9 6 (8.45%) Dependency Injection
10 4 (5.63%) Unit Testing
11 3 (4.23%) Competitor Analysis
11 3 (4.23%) Digital Marketing
12 2 (2.82%) MVVM
12 2 (2.82%) E-Commerce
12 2 (2.82%) OOP
13 1 (1.41%) UML
13 1 (1.41%) CRM
13 1 (1.41%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 62 (87.32%) C#
2 50 (70.42%) JavaScript
3 28 (39.44%) SQL
4 24 (33.80%) PHP
5 2 (2.82%) Java
6 1 (1.41%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (16.90%) Degree
Vendors
1 29 (40.85%) Microsoft
2 11 (15.49%) SAP
3 10 (14.08%) EPiServer
4 8 (11.27%) Google
4 8 (11.27%) Twitter
5 7 (9.86%) Facebook
6 4 (5.63%) Adobe
7 3 (4.23%) Endeca
7 3 (4.23%) hybris
8 1 (1.41%) Omniture
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