The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Reading 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 125 131 122
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -9
Permanent jobs citing Sitecore 14 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.58% 0.26% 0.46%
As % of the Vendors category 1.10% 0.51% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 14 5 10
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Vendors Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1278 1180 1055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 53.38% 51.89% 48.22%
Number of salaries quoted 883 896 910
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £69,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Sitecore
Berkshire

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 22 (100.00%) C#
1 22 (100.00%) .NET
1 22 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 15 (68.18%) MVC
3 12 (54.55%) CMS
3 12 (54.55%) SQL
3 12 (54.55%) Sitecore CMS
4 11 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
4 11 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 11 (50.00%) XML
4 11 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 11 (50.00%) Ajax
4 11 (50.00%) Web Development
5 10 (45.45%) Subversion
5 10 (45.45%) Jenkins
5 10 (45.45%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (45.45%) jQuery
5 10 (45.45%) WCF
6 9 (40.91%) SQL Server
7 7 (31.82%) DSDM
7 7 (31.82%) JIRA
7 7 (31.82%) Scrum
8 6 (27.27%) SharePoint
9 5 (22.73%) CSS
9 5 (22.73%) HTML
10 4 (18.18%) Classic ASP
10 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
10 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (13.64%) SC Cleared
11 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared

Sitecore
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 12 (54.55%) CMS
1 12 (54.55%) Sitecore CMS
2 6 (27.27%) SharePoint
3 3 (13.64%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (4.55%) Umbraco
4 1 (4.55%) Sitefinity
4 1 (4.55%) Kentico
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (40.91%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (45.45%) Subversion
1 10 (45.45%) Jenkins
1 10 (45.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (31.82%) JIRA
3 3 (13.64%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 22 (100.00%) Developer
2 16 (72.73%) Web Developer
3 11 (50.00%) .NET Developer
4 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (22.73%) .NET Web Developer
5 4 (18.18%) Web Applications Developer
5 4 (18.18%) Applications Developer
6 3 (13.64%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (13.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (13.64%) C# Developer
6 3 (13.64%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (100.00%) .NET
1 22 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 11 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
2 11 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 11 (50.00%) XML
2 11 (50.00%) Ajax
3 10 (45.45%) jQuery
3 10 (45.45%) WCF
4 5 (22.73%) CSS
4 5 (22.73%) HTML
5 4 (18.18%) Classic ASP
5 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) MVC
2 11 (50.00%) Web Development
3 7 (31.82%) DSDM
3 7 (31.82%) Scrum
4 1 (4.55%) Content Management
4 1 (4.55%) Change Management
4 1 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) C#
2 12 (54.55%) SQL
3 11 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.55%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) SC Cleared
1 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.64%) Open Text
3 1 (4.55%) EPiServer
3 1 (4.55%) Ektron
Reading, Berkshire
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago