The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sitecore products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sitecore over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sitecore
Rank 242 201 204
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +3
Permanent jobs citing Sitecore 7 28 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.11% 0.48% 0.35%
As % of the Vendors category 0.26% 1.16% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 7 25 16
Average salary £32,500 £36,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.72% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +11.11%
Sitecore
England

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

Vendors Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2717 2411 2442
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 44.27% 41.65% 44.48%
Number of salaries quoted 2167 2052 2107
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Sitecore
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Sitecore Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Sitecore
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Sitecore Salary Trend in the South West

Sitecore
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sitecore across the South West region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Sitecore Salary Histogram in the South West

Sitecore
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sitecore within the South West region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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
Bristol -9 6 £32,500 -18.75%
Wiltshire 0 1 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Sitecore
England

Sitecore
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the South 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 31 (96.88%) C#
2 29 (90.63%) .NET
3 27 (84.38%) HTML
3 27 (84.38%) CSS
4 21 (65.63%) Content Management
5 19 (59.38%) ASP.NET
5 19 (59.38%) JavaScript
5 19 (59.38%) SQL Server
6 18 (56.25%) Sitecore CMS
7 17 (53.13%) Umbraco
8 16 (50.00%) MySQL
9 13 (40.63%) MVC
10 11 (34.38%) CMS
11 10 (31.25%) Web Development
12 9 (28.13%) Relational Database
12 9 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (28.13%) RDBMS
13 8 (25.00%) XML
13 8 (25.00%) XSLT
13 8 (25.00%) XHTML
13 8 (25.00%) MS Excel
13 8 (25.00%) Unit Testing
13 8 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
14 5 (15.63%) SQL
15 4 (12.50%) Visual Studio
15 4 (12.50%) Automated Testing
15 4 (12.50%) jQuery
15 4 (12.50%) Selenium
15 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
15 4 (12.50%) Kentico

Sitecore
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the South 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 18 (56.25%) Sitecore CMS
2 17 (53.13%) Umbraco
3 11 (34.38%) CMS
4 4 (12.50%) Kentico
4 4 (12.50%) Sitefinity
5 3 (9.38%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (25.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (59.38%) SQL Server
2 16 (50.00%) MySQL
3 9 (28.13%) Relational Database
3 9 (28.13%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.13%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Visual Studio
1 4 (12.50%) Selenium
General
1 1 (3.13%) Advertising
1 1 (3.13%) Retail
1 1 (3.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 31 (96.88%) Developer
2 17 (53.13%) Web Developer
3 11 (34.38%) Senior Developer
4 9 (28.13%) .NET Developer
5 6 (18.75%) C# Developer
6 4 (12.50%) Senior Web Developer
6 4 (12.50%) Senior C# Developer
7 3 (9.38%) Senior .NET Developer
8 1 (3.13%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Software Architect
8 1 (3.13%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (90.63%) .NET
2 27 (84.38%) HTML
2 27 (84.38%) CSS
3 19 (59.38%) ASP.NET
4 8 (25.00%) XML
4 8 (25.00%) XSLT
4 8 (25.00%) XHTML
5 4 (12.50%) jQuery
5 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (6.25%) HTML5
7 1 (3.13%) AngularJS
7 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (3.13%) Ajax
7 1 (3.13%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.13%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (65.63%) Content Management
2 13 (40.63%) MVC
3 10 (31.25%) Web Development
4 9 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (25.00%) Unit Testing
5 8 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (12.50%) Automated Testing
7 1 (3.13%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (3.13%) TDD
7 1 (3.13%) Scrum
7 1 (3.13%) BDD
7 1 (3.13%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 31 (96.88%) C#
2 19 (59.38%) JavaScript
3 5 (15.63%) SQL
4 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (3.13%) EPiServer
Bournemouth, Dorset
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + a generous benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Wiltshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £320 - £400 per day
Posted: 23 days ago