The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sitecore products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sitecore over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sitecore
Rank 118 128 133
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +5
Permanent jobs citing Sitecore 18 15 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.81% 0.63% 0.26%
As % of the Vendors category 1.56% 1.20% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 18 15 5
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Sitecore
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Vendors Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1155 1250 1176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 52.12% 52.68% 51.51%
Number of salaries quoted 823 863 898
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Sitecore
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Sitecore across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Sitecore Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Sitecore
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Sitecore across the Reading region.

Sitecore Salary Trend in Reading

Sitecore
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sitecore across the Reading region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Sitecore Salary Histogram in Reading

Sitecore
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 31 (93.94%) .NET
2 30 (90.91%) C#
2 30 (90.91%) JavaScript
2 30 (90.91%) Sitecore CMS
3 28 (84.85%) ASP.NET
4 25 (75.76%) CMS
5 22 (66.67%) Umbraco
6 20 (60.61%) Microsoft
6 20 (60.61%) MVC
7 19 (57.58%) HTML
7 19 (57.58%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (51.52%) .NET Framework
8 17 (51.52%) CSS
8 17 (51.52%) Entity Framework
9 15 (45.45%) MS Excel
10 13 (39.39%) EPiServer
10 13 (39.39%) Content Management
10 13 (39.39%) Marketing
11 12 (36.36%) SQL Server
11 12 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
11 12 (36.36%) SQL
12 11 (33.33%) AngularJS
13 9 (27.27%) Kentico
13 9 (27.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 9 (27.27%) jQuery
14 8 (24.24%) Advertising
15 7 (21.21%) HTML5
16 6 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
16 6 (18.18%) Web Development
16 6 (18.18%) Subversion

Sitecore
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 30 (90.91%) Sitecore CMS
2 25 (75.76%) CMS
3 22 (66.67%) Umbraco
4 9 (27.27%) Kentico
5 4 (12.12%) SharePoint
6 3 (9.09%) SharePoint Server
6 3 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 15 (45.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) GSM
1 1 (3.03%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (18.18%) Subversion
1 6 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (18.18%) NuGet
2 1 (3.03%) Jenkins
General
1 13 (39.39%) Marketing
2 8 (24.24%) Advertising
3 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (78.79%) Developer
2 19 (57.58%) .NET Developer
3 12 (36.36%) Senior Developer
3 12 (36.36%) Senior .NET Developer
4 8 (24.24%) Sitecore Developer
5 6 (18.18%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (18.18%) C# Developer
6 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (9.09%) SharePoint Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Software Developer
6 3 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (6.06%) C# Software Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Content Editor
7 2 (6.06%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Software Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Senior C# Developer
7 2 (6.06%) .NET Software Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Applications Support
8 1 (3.03%) Applications Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Web Editor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (93.94%) .NET
2 28 (84.85%) ASP.NET
3 19 (57.58%) HTML
4 17 (51.52%) CSS
4 17 (51.52%) .NET Framework
4 17 (51.52%) Entity Framework
5 12 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
6 11 (33.33%) AngularJS
7 9 (27.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 9 (27.27%) jQuery
8 7 (21.21%) HTML5
9 6 (18.18%) CSS3
9 6 (18.18%) WinForms
10 5 (15.15%) NHibernate
10 5 (15.15%) Backbone.js
11 3 (9.09%) Web Services
11 3 (9.09%) XML
12 2 (6.06%) Ajax
13 1 (3.03%) KnockoutJS
13 1 (3.03%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.18%) Windows
2 1 (3.03%) Windows Phone 8
2 1 (3.03%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (60.61%) MVC
2 19 (57.58%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (39.39%) Content Management
4 6 (18.18%) Web Development
5 5 (15.15%) Digital Marketing
5 5 (15.15%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
6 4 (12.12%) OO
6 4 (12.12%) BDD
6 4 (12.12%) TDD
7 3 (9.09%) Mentoring
7 3 (9.09%) SDLC
8 2 (6.06%) Migration
9 1 (3.03%) Network Planning
Programming Languages
1 30 (90.91%) C#
1 30 (90.91%) JavaScript
2 12 (36.36%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) QA
Vendors
1 20 (60.61%) Microsoft
2 13 (39.39%) EPiServer
3 3 (9.09%) Ektron
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle