The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the North West region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Sitecore.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sitecore
Rank 226 234 224
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -10
Permanent jobs citing Sitecore 30 20 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.42% 0.27% 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category 0.93% 0.57% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 29 13 12
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,200 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £43,000 £38,100
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +10.76%
Vendors Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
3216 3486 3272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 44.77% 47.49% 45.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2552 2847 2869
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Sitecore
England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire +2 14 £29,000 -17.14% 1
Manchester +3 9 £30,000 -33.33% 3
Merseyside - 7 £33,500 -
Sitecore
England

Sitecore
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 39 (97.50%) HTML
2 35 (87.50%) CMS
2 35 (87.50%) Sitecore CMS
3 34 (85.00%) CSS
4 31 (77.50%) .NET
5 29 (72.50%) C#
6 28 (70.00%) JavaScript
7 26 (65.00%) ASP.NET
8 22 (55.00%) jQuery
9 19 (47.50%) Web Services
9 19 (47.50%) MVC
10 18 (45.00%) SQL
11 17 (42.50%) Umbraco
12 16 (40.00%) HTML5
13 12 (30.00%) WordPress
14 10 (25.00%) SQL Server
14 10 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
15 9 (22.50%) PhoneGap
15 9 (22.50%) Razor View Engine
15 9 (22.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 9 (22.50%) MySQL
15 9 (22.50%) Flash
15 9 (22.50%) W3C
16 8 (20.00%) TDD
17 7 (17.50%) SharePoint
18 6 (15.00%) Photoshop
18 6 (15.00%) Scrum
18 6 (15.00%) Mobile App
18 6 (15.00%) CSS3
18 6 (15.00%) Git (software)

Sitecore
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 35 (87.50%) CMS
1 35 (87.50%) Sitecore CMS
2 17 (42.50%) Umbraco
3 12 (30.00%) WordPress
4 7 (17.50%) SharePoint
5 3 (7.50%) Adobe CQ
5 3 (7.50%) IIS
6 1 (2.50%) Orchard CMS
6 1 (2.50%) Sitefinity
6 1 (2.50%) Drupal
Applications
1 6 (15.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (22.50%) MySQL
3 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 9 (22.50%) PhoneGap
2 6 (15.00%) Git (software)
3 5 (12.50%) Subversion
3 5 (12.50%) Visual Studio
4 4 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (5.00%) NUnit
5 2 (5.00%) MSBuild
5 2 (5.00%) Grunt
6 1 (2.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (12.50%) Marketing
2 1 (2.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 35 (87.50%) Developer
2 13 (32.50%) Web Developer
3 11 (27.50%) C# Developer
4 9 (22.50%) Senior Developer
5 8 (20.00%) .NET Developer
6 5 (12.50%) Senior Web Developer
7 4 (10.00%) Web Applications Developer
7 4 (10.00%) Applications Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Java Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (5.00%) CMS Developer
9 1 (2.50%) Digital Project Manager
9 1 (2.50%) Technical Developer
9 1 (2.50%) C# .NET Developer
9 1 (2.50%) Junior C# .NET Developer
9 1 (2.50%) Junior C# Developer
9 1 (2.50%) Senior .NET Developer
9 1 (2.50%) Junior .NET Developer
9 1 (2.50%) Delivery Manager
9 1 (2.50%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (97.50%) HTML
2 34 (85.00%) CSS
3 31 (77.50%) .NET
4 26 (65.00%) ASP.NET
5 22 (55.00%) jQuery
6 19 (47.50%) Web Services
7 16 (40.00%) HTML5
8 10 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (22.50%) Razor View Engine
9 9 (22.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 9 (22.50%) Flash
10 6 (15.00%) CSS3
10 6 (15.00%) WCF
11 5 (12.50%) JSON
12 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 4 (10.00%) RESTful
13 3 (7.50%) LINQ
14 2 (5.00%) JSP
14 2 (5.00%) Servlets
14 2 (5.00%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 9 (22.50%) W3C
2 6 (15.00%) Mobile App
3 4 (10.00%) Social Media
4 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.00%) Windows
2 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.50%) Android
2 1 (2.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (47.50%) MVC
2 8 (20.00%) TDD
3 6 (15.00%) Scrum
3 6 (15.00%) Web Development
4 5 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
4 5 (12.50%) Web Design
5 4 (10.00%) E-Commerce
5 4 (10.00%) OOP
5 4 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (10.00%) SEO
5 4 (10.00%) Web Application Development
6 3 (7.50%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (5.00%) OO
7 2 (5.00%) Software Engineering
7 2 (5.00%) BDD
7 2 (5.00%) Dependency Injection
8 1 (2.50%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (2.50%) Unit Testing
8 1 (2.50%) OOD
8 1 (2.50%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 29 (72.50%) C#
2 28 (70.00%) JavaScript
3 18 (45.00%) SQL
4 4 (10.00%) ActionScript
5 3 (7.50%) Java
6 2 (5.00%) PHP
7 1 (2.50%) Scala
7 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.50%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.00%) Adobe
2 2 (5.00%) Facebook
3 1 (2.50%) EPiServer
3 1 (2.50%) Apple
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
North West
TRG
Salary: 40000-70000 Per Annum Excellent package
Posted: 8 days ago