The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sitecore products and/or services in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sitecore over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sitecore
Rank 524 576 621
Rank change year-on-year
+52 +45
Permanent jobs citing Sitecore 443 320 311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.39% 0.30% 0.27%
As % of the Vendors category 0.82% 0.63% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 381 293 267
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,250 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

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

Vendors Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
54314 51038 56791
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.68% 47.71% 48.53%
Number of salaries quoted 43093 41789 47400
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

Sitecore
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Sitecore Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Sitecore
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Sitecore within the UK.

Sitecore Salary Trend in the UK

Sitecore
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sitecore over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 within the UK.

Sitecore Salary Histogram in the UK

Sitecore
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sitecore within the UK over the 3 months to 30 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
England +47 435 £42,500 -5.55% 81
London -4 196 £52,500 +5.00% 38
South East +71 116 £42,500 +4.29% 11
Berkshire +51 60 £41,250 -25.00% 8
City of London +8 45 £52,500 - 18
North West -1 36 £33,750 -31.12% 11
South West -5 30 £35,000 +27.27% 4
Manchester +8 24 £36,250 -26.02% 7
West Midlands +4 24 £37,500 +15.38% 7
East of England -6 16 £52,000 +9.47% 2
Reading - 16 £37,500 - 3
Windsor - 15 £26,500 - 3
Wiltshire - 13 £35,000 - 1
Cheshire -1 12 £31,500 +28.57% 2
Oxfordshire +5 11 £67,500 +110.93%
Hampshire -14 11 £42,500 +1.19%
Oxford +18 10 £66,250 +47.22%
East Midlands -13 10 £28,750 -11.53% 3
Hertfordshire -7 9 £52,000 +9.47% 1
Bristol -7 9 £35,000 +40.00% 2
St Albans -9 9 £52,000 +9.47% 1
Middlesex - 9 £62,500 -
Surrey -3 8 £50,000 +20.48% 2
Chester +1 7 £29,000 -17.14% 1
Fareham -3 7 £30,000 -28.57%
East Sussex -13 7 £52,500 +75.00%
Bedfordshire - 7 - - 1
Luton - 7 - -
Nottinghamshire +10 6 £24,750 -41.76% 1
Kent +4 6 £37,000 -7.50% 1

Sitecore
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 780 (81.85%) .NET
2 673 (70.62%) C#
3 662 (69.46%) Sitecore CMS
4 627 (65.79%) CMS
5 616 (64.64%) ASP.NET
6 495 (51.94%) HTML
7 457 (47.95%) CSS
8 445 (46.69%) MVC
9 407 (42.71%) JavaScript
10 390 (40.92%) SQL Server
11 378 (39.66%) Agile Software Development
12 364 (38.20%) Umbraco
13 352 (36.94%) Microsoft
14 308 (32.32%) jQuery
15 249 (26.13%) ASP.NET MVC
16 244 (25.60%) EPiServer
17 241 (25.29%) SQL
18 233 (24.45%) Content Management
19 184 (19.31%) Web Development
20 182 (19.10%) Web Services
21 178 (18.68%) E-Commerce
21 178 (18.68%) TDD
21 178 (18.68%) HTML5
22 173 (18.15%) SharePoint
23 169 (17.73%) WCF
24 161 (16.89%) .NET Framework
25 147 (15.42%) Scrum
26 135 (14.17%) OO
27 132 (13.85%) Marketing
28 125 (13.12%) Advertising

Sitecore
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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
1 662 (69.46%) Sitecore CMS
2 627 (65.79%) CMS
3 364 (38.20%) Umbraco
4 173 (18.15%) SharePoint
5 81 (8.50%) Sitefinity
6 75 (7.87%) IIS
7 74 (7.76%) Kentico
8 68 (7.14%) WordPress
9 55 (5.77%) Drupal
10 44 (4.62%) Orchard CMS
11 42 (4.41%) BizTalk Server
12 40 (4.20%) NServiceBus
13 37 (3.88%) Node.js
13 37 (3.88%) SharePoint 2010
14 35 (3.67%) Adobe CQ
15 32 (3.36%) DNN
16 27 (2.83%) Immediacy CMS
17 23 (2.41%) Apache Solr
18 21 (2.20%) Joomla!
18 21 (2.20%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 116 (12.17%) MS Excel
2 33 (3.46%) Photoshop
3 16 (1.68%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 15 (1.57%) Adobe Illustrator
5 11 (1.15%) MS Office
6 8 (0.84%) MS Visio
7 7 (0.73%) MS PowerPoint
8 6 (0.63%) MS Project
9 5 (0.52%) Spreadsheet
10 3 (0.31%) InDesign
11 2 (0.21%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 31 (3.25%) Google Analytics
2 17 (1.78%) Magento
3 16 (1.68%) Dynamics CRM
4 14 (1.47%) SiteCatalyst
5 13 (1.36%) Markit EDM
5 13 (1.36%) Tridion
6 8 (0.84%) WebTrends
7 5 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
8 4 (0.42%) SAP CRM
9 3 (0.31%) SAP ERP
9 3 (0.31%) SAP ECC
9 3 (0.31%) nopCommerce
10 2 (0.21%) Oracle BPM
10 2 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 1 (0.10%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 33 (3.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (2.52%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (0.94%) SaaS
3 9 (0.94%) Rackspace Cloud
4 8 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.21%) GitHub
6 1 (0.10%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 34 (3.57%) Internet
2 30 (3.15%) Intranet
3 10 (1.05%) HTTP
4 4 (0.42%) Extranet
5 2 (0.21%) DNS
6 1 (0.10%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.10%) LAN
6 1 (0.10%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 390 (40.92%) SQL Server
2 67 (7.03%) MySQL
3 63 (6.61%) SQL Server 2008
3 63 (6.61%) Relational Database
4 44 (4.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 42 (4.41%) MongoDB
5 42 (4.41%) NoSQL
5 42 (4.41%) RavenDB
6 33 (3.46%) Neo4j
7 26 (2.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 23 (2.41%) RDBMS
9 20 (2.10%) SQL Server 2005
10 18 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
11 14 (1.47%) CouchDB
12 13 (1.36%) QlikView
13 10 (1.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 10 (1.05%) InterSystems Cache
14 9 (0.94%) Big Data
15 6 (0.63%) Crystal Reports
16 5 (0.52%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 112 (11.75%) Visual Studio
2 95 (9.97%) Team Foundation Server
3 91 (9.55%) Subversion
4 72 (7.56%) Git (software)
5 59 (6.19%) NUnit
6 42 (4.41%) Moq
7 35 (3.67%) Jenkins
8 34 (3.57%) MSBuild
9 32 (3.36%) JIRA
9 32 (3.36%) TeamCity
10 26 (2.73%) CruiseControl
11 24 (2.52%) Selenium
12 22 (2.31%) MSTest
13 17 (1.78%) Rhino Mocks
14 14 (1.47%) WebDriver
14 14 (1.47%) SpecFlow
15 10 (1.05%) Axure RP
16 9 (0.94%) Jasmine
17 7 (0.73%) NSubstitute
17 7 (0.73%) FinalBuilder
General
1 132 (13.85%) Marketing
2 125 (13.12%) Advertising
3 100 (10.49%) Finance
4 34 (3.57%) Retail
5 29 (3.04%) Banking
6 19 (1.99%) Publishing
7 9 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
8 8 (0.84%) Billing
9 7 (0.73%) Games
10 6 (0.63%) Financial Institution
10 6 (0.63%) Back Office
10 6 (0.63%) Telecoms
11 4 (0.42%) Automotive
11 4 (0.42%) Retail Banking
12 3 (0.31%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.21%) Electronics
13 2 (0.21%) German Language
14 1 (0.10%) Law
Job Titles
1 633 (66.42%) Developer
2 333 (34.94%) .NET Developer
3 171 (17.94%) Web Developer
4 141 (14.80%) C# Developer
5 105 (11.02%) C# .NET Developer
6 103 (10.81%) Senior Developer
7 91 (9.55%) Sitecore Developer
8 84 (8.81%) Architect
9 79 (8.29%) ASP.NET Developer
10 73 (7.66%) .NET Web Developer
11 66 (6.93%) Project Manager
12 64 (6.72%) Senior .NET Developer
13 53 (5.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 38 (3.99%) CMS Developer
15 34 (3.57%) Senior C# Developer
15 34 (3.57%) C# Web Developer
16 32 (3.36%) Junior
17 31 (3.25%) Analyst
17 31 (3.25%) Consultant
17 31 (3.25%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 780 (81.85%) .NET
2 616 (64.64%) ASP.NET
3 495 (51.94%) HTML
4 457 (47.95%) CSS
5 308 (32.32%) jQuery
6 249 (26.13%) ASP.NET MVC
7 182 (19.10%) Web Services
8 178 (18.68%) HTML5
9 169 (17.73%) WCF
10 161 (16.89%) .NET Framework
11 123 (12.91%) XML
12 113 (11.86%) CSS3
13 99 (10.39%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 85 (8.92%) Ajax
15 79 (8.29%) KnockoutJS
16 72 (7.56%) AngularJS
17 64 (6.72%) XHTML
18 61 (6.40%) ASP.NET MVC 4
19 60 (6.30%) REST
20 59 (6.19%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 87 (9.13%) User Experience
2 60 (6.30%) Inversion of Control
3 48 (5.04%) Open Source
4 43 (4.51%) Social Media
5 38 (3.99%) Computer Science
6 37 (3.88%) Digital Media
6 37 (3.88%) Analytical Skills
7 36 (3.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 29 (3.04%) W3C
8 29 (3.04%) Mobile App
9 25 (2.62%) Enterprise Software
10 21 (2.20%) Streaming Music
11 12 (1.26%) Kindle
11 12 (1.26%) Blog
12 9 (0.94%) FMCG
13 8 (0.84%) Visualisation
14 7 (0.73%) PKI
14 7 (0.73%) Management Information System
15 6 (0.63%) Tandem
15 6 (0.63%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 59 (6.19%) Windows
2 53 (5.56%) Android
3 52 (5.46%) Apple iOS
4 11 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (1.15%) Linux
5 9 (0.94%) CentOS
5 9 (0.94%) Debian
5 9 (0.94%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.21%) Windows 8
6 2 (0.21%) Windows Phone 8
6 2 (0.21%) Windows Phone
6 2 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.21%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.21%) Windows XP
6 2 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.10%) UNIX
7 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 445 (46.69%) MVC
2 378 (39.66%) Agile Software Development
3 233 (24.45%) Content Management
4 184 (19.31%) Web Development
5 178 (18.68%) TDD
5 178 (18.68%) E-Commerce
6 147 (15.42%) Scrum
7 135 (14.17%) OO
8 118 (12.38%) Software Engineering
9 76 (7.97%) Project Management
10 66 (6.93%) Mentoring
11 64 (6.72%) SEO
12 54 (5.67%) Web Application Development
13 53 (5.56%) Unit Testing
14 50 (5.25%) SOA
15 49 (5.14%) PRINCE2
15 49 (5.14%) Analytics
16 47 (4.93%) Domain-Driven Design
16 47 (4.93%) BDD
17 45 (4.72%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 673 (70.62%) C#
2 407 (42.71%) JavaScript
3 241 (25.29%) SQL
4 79 (8.29%) Java
5 51 (5.35%) PowerShell
6 40 (4.20%) VB.NET
7 35 (3.67%) PHP
8 32 (3.36%) T-SQL
9 21 (2.20%) Python
10 19 (1.99%) Ruby
11 17 (1.78%) VB
12 15 (1.57%) F#
13 13 (1.36%) VBA
13 13 (1.36%) MATLAB
14 7 (0.73%) C++
14 7 (0.73%) Scala
15 5 (0.52%) PowerHouse
16 4 (0.42%) Groovy
16 4 (0.42%) C
17 3 (0.31%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 113 (11.86%) Degree
2 44 (4.62%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (1.26%) MCSE
3 12 (1.26%) Microsoft Certified Architect
4 8 (0.84%) MCP
4 8 (0.84%) ISEB
5 7 (0.73%) Security Cleared
6 6 (0.63%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.31%) CBAP
8 1 (0.10%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.10%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.10%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (6.40%) QA
2 11 (1.15%) ISO 9001
3 8 (0.84%) SLA
4 1 (0.10%) WCAG
System Software
1 21 (2.20%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (0.73%) OpenSSO
1 7 (0.73%) CA SiteMinder
1 7 (0.73%) logstash
2 3 (0.31%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (0.10%) Puppet
3 1 (0.10%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.10%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 352 (36.94%) Microsoft
2 244 (25.60%) EPiServer
3 60 (6.30%) Adobe
4 48 (5.04%) Google
5 44 (4.62%) Ektron
6 33 (3.46%) Oracle
7 31 (3.25%) Alterian
8 28 (2.94%) Twitter
9 20 (2.10%) hybris
10 18 (1.89%) Omniture
11 17 (1.78%) IBM
11 17 (1.78%) Facebook
12 16 (1.68%) Business Objects
13 15 (1.57%) ATG
14 14 (1.47%) Endeca
15 12 (1.26%) Open Text
16 11 (1.15%) Red Hat
16 11 (1.15%) Vignette
17 10 (1.05%) RedDot
17 10 (1.05%) Rackspace
Windsor, Berkshire
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
North West London
asos
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham, Wiltshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £38000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Advancing People Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
London
Purple Consultancy
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 to 45,000
Posted: Yesterday
Windsor, Berkshire
networx
Salary: £25k - 28k p.a. + up to 20% bonus + benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Nakama
Salary: From £45,000 to £57,500 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + comprehensive benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Nakama
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum £55,000 - £75,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £37000 - £41000 per annum + +Benefits+Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Roc Search
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 60k plus 10% bonus, 3% pension, life assurance, 31 days holiday
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £26000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago