The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sitecore products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sitecore over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sitecore
Rank 103 86 76
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -10
Permanent jobs citing Sitecore 2 11 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.14% 0.90% 1.84%
As % of the Vendors category 0.30% 1.83% 4.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 22
Average salary £37,000 £38,000 £39,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.63% -4.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,600 £32,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,400 £47,200 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +11.11%
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 Wales region.

Vendors Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
674 602 560
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 48.38% 49.47% 44.69%
Number of salaries quoted 536 495 519
Average salary £37,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Sitecore
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Sitecore Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Sitecore
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Sitecore Salary Trend in Wales

Sitecore
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sitecore within the Wales region over the 3 months to 28 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
South Wales -21 2 £37,000 -2.63%
Sitecore
UK

Sitecore
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Wales 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 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET
2 5 (71.43%) MVC
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) CMS
3 4 (57.14%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) EPiServer
4 3 (42.86%) Advertising
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
5 2 (28.57%) SQL
5 2 (28.57%) TDD
5 2 (28.57%) Scrum
5 2 (28.57%) Blog
5 2 (28.57%) WCF
5 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (14.29%) Apache Solr
6 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (14.29%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (14.29%) Umbraco
6 1 (14.29%) Lucene
6 1 (14.29%) Web Services

Sitecore
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Wales 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 4 (57.14%) CMS
1 4 (57.14%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (14.29%) Apache Solr
2 1 (14.29%) Umbraco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (42.86%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (85.71%) Sitecore Developer
3 2 (28.57%) .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET
3 2 (28.57%) WCF
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (14.29%) Web Services
4 1 (14.29%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Blog
2 1 (14.29%) Inversion of Control
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) MVC
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) TDD
2 2 (28.57%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
1 3 (42.86%) EPiServer