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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sitecore
Rank 215 197 240
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +43
Permanent jobs citing Sitecore 23 41 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.38% 0.61% 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category 0.84% 1.37% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 18 40 9
Average salary £41,750 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,850 £29,000 £30,800
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £70,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +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
2746 2986 3336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 45.07% 44.20% 46.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2158 2385 2755
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 £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +24 19 £40,000 -20.00% 10
Cheshire -15 3 £43,500 +50.00% 2
Merseyside -2 1 - - 2
Sitecore
England

Sitecore
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 May 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%) CMS
1 35 (77.78%) Sitecore CMS
2 34 (75.56%) .NET
3 33 (73.33%) MVC
4 31 (68.89%) C#
4 31 (68.89%) HTML
4 31 (68.89%) CSS
5 30 (66.67%) ASP.NET
6 28 (62.22%) JavaScript
7 26 (57.78%) SQL Server
8 24 (53.33%) Umbraco
9 23 (51.11%) jQuery
10 20 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
11 18 (40.00%) Scrum
11 18 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
12 17 (37.78%) HTML5
12 17 (37.78%) Microsoft
13 14 (31.11%) Continuous Integration
13 14 (31.11%) .NET Framework
14 13 (28.89%) TDD
14 13 (28.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 12 (26.67%) NUnit
15 12 (26.67%) SQL
15 12 (26.67%) Web Development
16 11 (24.44%) CSS3
17 10 (22.22%) Visual Studio
17 10 (22.22%) Content Management
18 8 (17.78%) Tridion
18 8 (17.78%) JSON
18 8 (17.78%) EPiServer

Sitecore
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 35 (77.78%) CMS
1 35 (77.78%) Sitecore CMS
2 24 (53.33%) Umbraco
3 8 (17.78%) Sitefinity
4 7 (15.56%) IIS
5 6 (13.33%) SharePoint
5 6 (13.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (4.44%) JBoss
6 2 (4.44%) Tomcat
7 1 (2.22%) Immediacy CMS
7 1 (2.22%) WordPress
7 1 (2.22%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (2.22%) Kentico
7 1 (2.22%) Alfresco
7 1 (2.22%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (2.22%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.22%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 8 (17.78%) Tridion
2 1 (2.22%) Magento
2 1 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.67%) SaaS
3 2 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.44%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.44%) HTTP
2 1 (2.22%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (57.78%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (26.67%) NUnit
2 10 (22.22%) Visual Studio
3 6 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (13.33%) Git (software)
4 4 (8.89%) JIRA
4 4 (8.89%) TeamCity
4 4 (8.89%) Octopus Deploy
5 3 (6.67%) Grunt
5 3 (6.67%) MSTest
5 3 (6.67%) Subversion
6 1 (2.22%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.22%) Selenium IDE
6 1 (2.22%) VisualSVN
6 1 (2.22%) ReSharper
6 1 (2.22%) Selenium
General
1 4 (8.89%) Advertising
1 4 (8.89%) Marketing
2 1 (2.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 34 (75.56%) Developer
2 15 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 10 (22.22%) C# Developer
4 6 (13.33%) Senior Developer
4 6 (13.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (13.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (11.11%) Senior .NET Developer
5 5 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (8.89%) Web Developer
6 4 (8.89%) C# Web Developer
6 4 (8.89%) CMS Developer
6 4 (8.89%) Product Owner
7 2 (4.44%) Architect
7 2 (4.44%) Project Manager
7 2 (4.44%) Digital Project Manager
7 2 (4.44%) Front-End Developer
8 1 (2.22%) Sitecore Developer
8 1 (2.22%) AWS Developer
8 1 (2.22%) UI Programmer
8 1 (2.22%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (75.56%) .NET
2 31 (68.89%) HTML
2 31 (68.89%) CSS
3 30 (66.67%) ASP.NET
4 23 (51.11%) jQuery
5 18 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 17 (37.78%) HTML5
7 14 (31.11%) .NET Framework
8 13 (28.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 11 (24.44%) CSS3
10 8 (17.78%) JSON
11 7 (15.56%) Entity Framework
11 7 (15.56%) ASP.NET Web API
11 7 (15.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 7 (15.56%) WCF
11 7 (15.56%) Web Services
12 6 (13.33%) REST
13 5 (11.11%) Ajax
14 3 (6.67%) J2EE
14 3 (6.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.67%) User Experience
2 2 (4.44%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.22%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (2.22%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.33%) Windows
2 3 (6.67%) Apple iOS
2 3 (6.67%) Android
3 1 (2.22%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (73.33%) MVC
2 20 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (40.00%) Scrum
4 14 (31.11%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (28.89%) TDD
6 12 (26.67%) Web Development
7 10 (22.22%) Content Management
8 7 (15.56%) E-Commerce
9 6 (13.33%) Business Analysis
9 6 (13.33%) BDD
10 5 (11.11%) Change Control
10 5 (11.11%) Technical Analysis
10 5 (11.11%) Domain-Driven Design
10 5 (11.11%) Software Architecture
11 4 (8.89%) OO
12 3 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
12 3 (6.67%) Unit Testing
12 3 (6.67%) Web Design
12 3 (6.67%) Workflow
12 3 (6.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (68.89%) C#
2 28 (62.22%) JavaScript
3 12 (26.67%) SQL
4 3 (6.67%) XPath
4 3 (6.67%) T-SQL
4 3 (6.67%) PHP
4 3 (6.67%) Java
5 1 (2.22%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (11.11%) Degree
2 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.22%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.22%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (37.78%) Microsoft
2 8 (17.78%) EPiServer
3 7 (15.56%) Adobe
4 6 (13.33%) Apigee
5 4 (8.89%) SAP
6 3 (6.67%) Facebook
6 3 (6.67%) Twitter
6 3 (6.67%) Alterian
7 2 (4.44%) hybris
8 1 (2.22%) Google
8 1 (2.22%) Oracle
8 1 (2.22%) RedDot
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Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Benefits + Bonus
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