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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sitecore
Rank 194 239 242
Rank change year-on-year
+45 +3
Permanent jobs citing Sitecore 48 3 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.67% 0.042% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 1.51% 0.093% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 41 3 10
Average salary £35,500 £55,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.45% +120.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £39,000 £24,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £34,350
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Vendors Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
3178 3219 3797
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 44.33% 44.83% 50.64%
Number of salaries quoted 2524 2739 3299
Average salary £36,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.49% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £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 1 August 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 1 August 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 +28 29 £40,000 +14.28% 3
Cheshire +11 15 £35,000 -36.36% 2
Merseyside - 4 £42,500 - 2
Sitecore
England

Sitecore
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 72 (87.80%) Sitecore CMS
2 70 (85.37%) HTML
3 69 (84.15%) CMS
4 68 (82.93%) CSS
5 55 (67.07%) JavaScript
5 55 (67.07%) .NET
6 54 (65.85%) C#
7 50 (60.98%) jQuery
8 46 (56.10%) MVC
9 40 (48.78%) Umbraco
10 39 (47.56%) WordPress
10 39 (47.56%) ASP.NET
11 38 (46.34%) SQL
12 31 (37.80%) Web Services
13 30 (36.59%) HTML5
14 27 (32.93%) SQL Server
15 23 (28.05%) Marketing
16 20 (24.39%) Web Development
17 19 (23.17%) SharePoint
18 18 (21.95%) Scrum
18 18 (21.95%) CSS3
19 16 (19.51%) Mobile App
19 16 (19.51%) Photoshop
20 15 (18.29%) Mobile Application Development
20 15 (18.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
20 15 (18.29%) ASP.NET MVC
21 14 (17.07%) Razor View Engine
22 13 (15.85%) PhoneGap
22 13 (15.85%) W3C
22 13 (15.85%) MySQL

Sitecore
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 72 (87.80%) Sitecore CMS
2 69 (84.15%) CMS
3 40 (48.78%) Umbraco
4 39 (47.56%) WordPress
5 19 (23.17%) SharePoint
6 12 (14.63%) Drupal
7 10 (12.20%) IIS
8 8 (9.76%) Sitefinity
9 6 (7.32%) WebSphere
9 6 (7.32%) Commerce Server
9 6 (7.32%) concrete5
9 6 (7.32%) Confluence
10 5 (6.10%) ExpressionEngine
11 2 (2.44%) Joomla!
12 1 (1.22%) Adobe CQ
12 1 (1.22%) Orchard CMS
Applications
1 16 (19.51%) Photoshop
2 5 (6.10%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.22%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 9 (10.98%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.44%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.44%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (32.93%) SQL Server
2 13 (15.85%) MySQL
3 3 (3.66%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (15.85%) PhoneGap
2 12 (14.63%) Visual Studio
3 10 (12.20%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (10.98%) Git (software)
5 6 (7.32%) JIRA
6 4 (4.88%) Subversion
7 3 (3.66%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 3 (3.66%) Axure RP
8 2 (2.44%) Jasmine
8 2 (2.44%) MSBuild
8 2 (2.44%) Grunt
9 1 (1.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (1.22%) Mercurial
General
1 23 (28.05%) Marketing
2 6 (7.32%) Retail
3 1 (1.22%) Finance
3 1 (1.22%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 65 (79.27%) Developer
2 26 (31.71%) C# Developer
3 25 (30.49%) Web Developer
4 22 (26.83%) .NET Developer
5 15 (18.29%) Senior Developer
6 11 (13.41%) C# .NET Developer
7 10 (12.20%) .NET Web Developer
8 9 (10.98%) Senior Web Developer
9 7 (8.54%) ASP.NET Developer
9 7 (8.54%) Front-End Developer
9 7 (8.54%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 6 (7.32%) UI Developer
10 6 (7.32%) UI Programmer
11 5 (6.10%) Business Analyst
11 5 (6.10%) Analyst
11 5 (6.10%) Senior .NET Developer
12 4 (4.88%) C# Web Developer
13 3 (3.66%) Web Applications Developer
13 3 (3.66%) Junior
13 3 (3.66%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (85.37%) HTML
2 68 (82.93%) CSS
3 55 (67.07%) .NET
4 50 (60.98%) jQuery
5 39 (47.56%) ASP.NET
6 31 (37.80%) Web Services
7 30 (36.59%) HTML5
8 18 (21.95%) CSS3
9 15 (18.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 15 (18.29%) ASP.NET MVC
10 14 (17.07%) Razor View Engine
11 12 (14.63%) Flash
11 12 (14.63%) Backbone.js
12 10 (12.20%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 9 (10.98%) LINQ
14 8 (9.76%) AngularJS
15 7 (8.54%) JSON
16 6 (7.32%) Spring MVC
16 6 (7.32%) Spring
16 6 (7.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 16 (19.51%) Mobile App
2 13 (15.85%) W3C
3 8 (9.76%) Social Media
4 6 (7.32%) FMCG
5 2 (2.44%) NHS
6 1 (1.22%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.76%) Windows
2 7 (8.54%) Apple iOS
2 7 (8.54%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (56.10%) MVC
2 20 (24.39%) Web Development
3 18 (21.95%) Scrum
4 15 (18.29%) Mobile Application Development
5 13 (15.85%) E-Commerce
5 13 (15.85%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (14.63%) Web Design
6 12 (14.63%) SEO
7 11 (13.41%) OO
8 8 (9.76%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (9.76%) UML
9 7 (8.54%) TDD
9 7 (8.54%) Content Management
10 6 (7.32%) Kanban
10 6 (7.32%) Responsive Web Design
10 6 (7.32%) Android Development
10 6 (7.32%) iOS Development
11 5 (6.10%) Use Case
12 3 (3.66%) Business Analysis
12 3 (3.66%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 55 (67.07%) JavaScript
2 54 (65.85%) C#
3 38 (46.34%) SQL
4 8 (9.76%) PHP
4 8 (9.76%) Java
5 3 (3.66%) ActionScript
6 1 (1.22%) C
6 1 (1.22%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.22%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (7.32%) ISEB
2 4 (4.88%) Degree
3 3 (3.66%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.22%) SLA
Vendors
1 8 (9.76%) EPiServer
1 8 (9.76%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.54%) Google
3 6 (7.32%) Atlassian
3 6 (7.32%) ATG
3 6 (7.32%) IBM
4 3 (3.66%) Omniture
4 3 (3.66%) Adobe
5 2 (2.44%) hybris
6 1 (1.22%) Apple
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Salary: £37000 - £40000 per annum + +Benefits+Bonus
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Salary: £40000 - £44000 per annum + Shares, Pension, Car, 4k Bonus
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Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + Cool Work environment
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Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
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