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 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sitecore
Rank 216 164 205
Rank change year-on-year
-52 +41
Permanent jobs citing Sitecore 29 76 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.46% 1.28% 0.37%
As % of the Vendors category 1.01% 2.84% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 29 75 18
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £28,500 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,300 £64,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,750
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -0.66%
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
2858 2672 2550
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 45.13% 45.04% 44.81%
Number of salaries quoted 2417 2230 2173
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
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 18 December 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
Wiltshire +8 15 £39,000 +15.55% 3
Somerset +7 11 £34,000 -
Bristol -41 3 £42,500 +13.33% 4
Sitecore
England

Sitecore
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 54 (93.10%) C#
2 52 (89.66%) .NET
3 51 (87.93%) HTML
4 50 (86.21%) CSS
5 43 (74.14%) Sitecore CMS
6 41 (70.69%) ASP.NET
6 41 (70.69%) Content Management
7 34 (58.62%) CMS
8 32 (55.17%) JavaScript
9 29 (50.00%) SQL Server
10 27 (46.55%) Umbraco
11 24 (41.38%) MySQL
12 20 (34.48%) XML
12 20 (34.48%) MS Excel
12 20 (34.48%) RDBMS
12 20 (34.48%) Relational Database
13 19 (32.76%) MVC
13 19 (32.76%) Agile Software Development
14 18 (31.03%) Visual Studio
14 18 (31.03%) Web Development
15 17 (29.31%) XSLT
16 16 (27.59%) XHTML
17 15 (25.86%) Microsoft
18 13 (22.41%) Unit Testing
19 12 (20.69%) HTML5
19 12 (20.69%) SQL
20 11 (18.97%) jQuery
20 11 (18.97%) .NET Framework
21 10 (17.24%) Marketing
21 10 (17.24%) CSS3

Sitecore
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 43 (74.14%) Sitecore CMS
2 34 (58.62%) CMS
3 27 (46.55%) Umbraco
4 6 (10.34%) Kentico
5 5 (8.62%) IIS
6 4 (6.90%) Sitefinity
7 3 (5.17%) NetWeaver
8 1 (1.72%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.72%) WordPress
Applications
1 20 (34.48%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.72%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (5.17%) SAP CRM
1 3 (5.17%) SAP ERP
1 3 (5.17%) SAP ECC
2 1 (1.72%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.17%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 24 (41.38%) MySQL
3 20 (34.48%) Relational Database
3 20 (34.48%) RDBMS
4 4 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (5.17%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (5.17%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 18 (31.03%) Visual Studio
2 5 (8.62%) Selenium
3 1 (1.72%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.72%) Subversion
General
1 10 (17.24%) Marketing
2 9 (15.52%) Advertising
3 2 (3.45%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 57 (98.28%) Developer
2 29 (50.00%) Web Developer
3 15 (25.86%) .NET Developer
4 13 (22.41%) Senior Developer
5 9 (15.52%) C# Developer
6 6 (10.34%) Senior C# Developer
7 5 (8.62%) CMS Developer
8 4 (6.90%) Senior .NET Developer
8 4 (6.90%) Sitecore Developer
9 2 (3.45%) Software Developer
9 2 (3.45%) C# .NET Developer
9 2 (3.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (3.45%) C# Software Developer
9 2 (3.45%) Team Leader
10 1 (1.72%) Development Team Leader
10 1 (1.72%) Technical Team Leader
10 1 (1.72%) .NET Web Developer
10 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET Developer
10 1 (1.72%) Principal Developer
10 1 (1.72%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (89.66%) .NET
2 51 (87.93%) HTML
3 50 (86.21%) CSS
4 41 (70.69%) ASP.NET
5 20 (34.48%) XML
6 17 (29.31%) XSLT
7 16 (27.59%) XHTML
8 12 (20.69%) HTML5
9 11 (18.97%) .NET Framework
9 11 (18.97%) jQuery
10 10 (17.24%) CSS3
11 5 (8.62%) Web Services
12 4 (6.90%) LAMP
12 4 (6.90%) ADO.NET
13 3 (5.17%) SAP XI
13 3 (5.17%) SAP ALE
13 3 (5.17%) SAP PI
13 3 (5.17%) ASP.NET MVC
14 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.17%) User Experience
2 2 (3.45%) Mathematics
2 2 (3.45%) Physics
2 2 (3.45%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (70.69%) Content Management
2 19 (32.76%) MVC
2 19 (32.76%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (31.03%) Web Development
4 13 (22.41%) Unit Testing
5 9 (15.52%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (13.79%) Automated Testing
7 6 (10.34%) E-Commerce
8 4 (6.90%) ERP
8 4 (6.90%) OOP
8 4 (6.90%) Software Engineering
8 4 (6.90%) Scrum
8 4 (6.90%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (5.17%) Mentoring
9 3 (5.17%) Performance Testing
9 3 (5.17%) Enterprise Architecture
9 3 (5.17%) CRM
9 3 (5.17%) Data Modelling
9 3 (5.17%) SOA
9 3 (5.17%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 54 (93.10%) C#
2 32 (55.17%) JavaScript
3 12 (20.69%) SQL
4 8 (13.79%) Java
5 3 (5.17%) ABAP
6 2 (3.45%) PHP
7 1 (1.72%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (8.62%) Degree
2 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.72%) MCSD
Vendors
1 15 (25.86%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.62%) EPiServer
3 4 (6.90%) SAP
4 3 (5.17%) Business Objects
5 2 (3.45%) Sage
6 1 (1.72%) Ektron
6 1 (1.72%) JD Edwards
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