The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sitecore products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sitecore over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sitecore
Rank 168 - 155
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Sitecore 3 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.083% - 0.063%
As % of the Vendors category 0.19% - 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 2
Average salary £42,500 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+19.23% -7.14%
Sitecore
UK

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

Vendors Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1595 1479 1545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 43.96% 47.82% 48.49%
Number of salaries quoted 941 972 1006
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

Sitecore
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Sitecore Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Sitecore
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Sitecore Salary Trend in Scotland

Sitecore
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sitecore within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
Edinburgh - 3 £42,500 -
Sitecore
UK

Sitecore
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 16 (100.00%) .NET
1 16 (100.00%) CMS
1 16 (100.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 15 (93.75%) Umbraco
2 15 (93.75%) C#
3 14 (87.50%) HTML
3 14 (87.50%) SQL Server
3 14 (87.50%) CSS
3 14 (87.50%) jQuery
3 14 (87.50%) HTML5
4 13 (81.25%) Web Development
5 12 (75.00%) CSS3
5 12 (75.00%) MVC
6 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
6 9 (56.25%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (56.25%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 6 (37.50%) Git (software)
8 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (37.50%) Subversion
9 5 (31.25%) Scrum
9 5 (31.25%) AngularJS
10 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET
11 3 (18.75%) Requirements Analysis
11 3 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
12 2 (12.50%) Mercurial
12 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
12 2 (12.50%) Twitter
12 2 (12.50%) Google
12 2 (12.50%) Finance

Sitecore
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 16 (100.00%) CMS
1 16 (100.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 15 (93.75%) Umbraco
3 1 (6.25%) Alfresco
3 1 (6.25%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 9 (56.25%) SQL Server 2008
2 9 (56.25%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Subversion
1 6 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 3 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (12.50%) Mercurial
3 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (93.75%) Developer
2 9 (56.25%) .NET Developer
3 7 (43.75%) Web Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (18.75%) Architect
5 2 (12.50%) C# Developer
5 2 (12.50%) .NET Architect
5 2 (12.50%) .NET Solutions Architect
5 2 (12.50%) C# Web Developer
5 2 (12.50%) .NET Web Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Developer Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Web Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (6.25%) CMS Developer
6 1 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (87.50%) jQuery
2 14 (87.50%) CSS
2 14 (87.50%) HTML5
2 14 (87.50%) HTML
3 12 (75.00%) CSS3
4 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 5 (31.25%) AngularJS
6 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET
7 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 1 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (6.25%) Modernizr
8 1 (6.25%) Razor View Engine
8 1 (6.25%) Backbone.js
8 1 (6.25%) Sass
8 1 (6.25%) Google Maps API
8 1 (6.25%) XML
8 1 (6.25%) XSL
8 1 (6.25%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Web Development
2 12 (75.00%) MVC
3 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (31.25%) Scrum
5 3 (18.75%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (6.25%) Data Modelling
6 1 (6.25%) TDD
6 1 (6.25%) Content Management
6 1 (6.25%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (6.25%) Analytics
6 1 (6.25%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) C#
2 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
3 2 (12.50%) SQL
4 1 (6.25%) PHP
4 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
4 1 (6.25%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle
1 2 (12.50%) Google
1 2 (12.50%) Twitter
2 1 (6.25%) Facebook