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 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sitecore
Rank 225 218 235
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +17
Permanent jobs citing Sitecore 19 30 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.29% 0.43% 0.26%
As % of the Vendors category 0.65% 0.96% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 13 29 12
Average salary £43,500 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.00% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £29,000 £30,100
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £77,500 £44,000
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
2915 3111 3455
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 44.95% 44.27% 47.46%
Number of salaries quoted 2283 2459 2828
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,500 £24,150
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,000 £55,000
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 27 April 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 27 April 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 +13 15 £45,000 +50.00% 7
Cheshire -7 3 £43,500 +50.00% 3
Merseyside +5 1 - - 2
Sitecore
England

Sitecore
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 42 (84.00%) .NET
2 41 (82.00%) MVC
3 39 (78.00%) C#
4 38 (76.00%) ASP.NET
4 38 (76.00%) CMS
4 38 (76.00%) Sitecore CMS
5 37 (74.00%) CSS
5 37 (74.00%) HTML
6 35 (70.00%) JavaScript
7 32 (64.00%) jQuery
8 30 (60.00%) SQL Server
9 26 (52.00%) Umbraco
10 22 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
11 21 (42.00%) Scrum
11 21 (42.00%) ASP.NET MVC
12 20 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
12 20 (40.00%) SQL
12 20 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 19 (38.00%) Microsoft
13 19 (38.00%) HTML5
14 18 (36.00%) .NET Framework
15 17 (34.00%) TDD
16 16 (32.00%) Web Development
17 14 (28.00%) CSS3
18 12 (24.00%) Visual Studio
19 11 (22.00%) PHP
19 11 (22.00%) NUnit
20 10 (20.00%) BDD
20 10 (20.00%) Degree
21 9 (18.00%) Sitefinity

Sitecore
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 38 (76.00%) CMS
1 38 (76.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 26 (52.00%) Umbraco
3 9 (18.00%) Sitefinity
4 7 (14.00%) IIS
5 4 (8.00%) SharePoint
5 4 (8.00%) WordPress
5 4 (8.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (4.00%) JBoss
6 2 (4.00%) Tomcat
7 1 (2.00%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (2.00%) Kentico
Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (2.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (2.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 7 (14.00%) Tridion
2 1 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.00%) SaaS
2 2 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.00%) HTTP
2 1 (2.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.00%) MySQL
3 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 12 (24.00%) Visual Studio
2 11 (22.00%) NUnit
3 9 (18.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (16.00%) JIRA
4 8 (16.00%) TeamCity
4 8 (16.00%) Git (software)
4 8 (16.00%) Octopus Deploy
5 5 (10.00%) Grunt
6 3 (6.00%) MSBuild
7 2 (4.00%) MSTest
7 2 (4.00%) Subversion
General
1 6 (12.00%) Advertising
2 4 (8.00%) Marketing
3 1 (2.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 43 (86.00%) Developer
2 18 (36.00%) .NET Developer
3 11 (22.00%) C# Developer
4 9 (18.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 9 (18.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (16.00%) Senior Developer
6 6 (12.00%) Web Developer
6 6 (12.00%) CMS Developer
7 4 (8.00%) Product Owner
7 4 (8.00%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (8.00%) Senior .NET Developer
8 3 (6.00%) Senior Web Developer
9 2 (4.00%) C# Web Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Architect
10 1 (2.00%) Sitecore Developer
10 1 (2.00%) AWS Developer
10 1 (2.00%) UI Programmer
10 1 (2.00%) Front-End Developer
10 1 (2.00%) Graduate Web Developer
10 1 (2.00%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (84.00%) .NET
2 38 (76.00%) ASP.NET
3 37 (74.00%) CSS
3 37 (74.00%) HTML
4 32 (64.00%) jQuery
5 21 (42.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 20 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 19 (38.00%) HTML5
8 18 (36.00%) .NET Framework
9 14 (28.00%) CSS3
10 8 (16.00%) Entity Framework
10 8 (16.00%) Web Services
11 7 (14.00%) JSON
11 7 (14.00%) WCF
11 7 (14.00%) ASP.NET Web API
11 7 (14.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 5 (10.00%) REST
12 5 (10.00%) LINQ
12 5 (10.00%) Ajax
13 4 (8.00%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.00%) Graphic Design
1 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (2.00%) Inversion of Control
1 1 (2.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.00%) Windows
2 7 (14.00%) Android
2 7 (14.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (82.00%) MVC
2 22 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (42.00%) Scrum
4 20 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (34.00%) TDD
6 16 (32.00%) Web Development
7 10 (20.00%) BDD
8 9 (18.00%) Content Management
8 9 (18.00%) OO
9 6 (12.00%) E-Commerce
10 5 (10.00%) Change Control
10 5 (10.00%) Technical Analysis
10 5 (10.00%) Software Architecture
10 5 (10.00%) Domain-Driven Design
11 4 (8.00%) Business Analysis
12 3 (6.00%) Digital Marketing
13 2 (4.00%) Unit Testing
13 2 (4.00%) Dependency Injection
13 2 (4.00%) Web Design
13 2 (4.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 39 (78.00%) C#
2 35 (70.00%) JavaScript
3 20 (40.00%) SQL
4 11 (22.00%) PHP
5 3 (6.00%) Java
6 2 (4.00%) T-SQL
6 2 (4.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 10 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 19 (38.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (16.00%) EPiServer
2 8 (16.00%) SAP
3 7 (14.00%) Facebook
3 7 (14.00%) Twitter
4 6 (12.00%) Apigee
5 5 (10.00%) Adobe
6 2 (4.00%) hybris
7 1 (2.00%) RedDot
7 1 (2.00%) Google
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Intapeople
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
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Salary: £0 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
Intapeople
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Extensive benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Healthcare, Flexitime
Posted: 10 days ago
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Fully Comprehensive Benefits Package
Posted: 10 days ago
Liverpool
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Fully Comprehensive Benefits Package
Posted: 10 days ago
Cheshire
Explore Group
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago