The first table below looks at the demand for Sitecore CMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sitecore CMS over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sitecore CMS
Rank 198 205 191
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -14
Permanent jobs citing Sitecore CMS 10 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.19% 0.090% 0.10%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.92% 0.50% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 0
Average salary £50,000 £33,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.14% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Application Platforms Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1085 1005 976
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 20.10% 18.00% 20.04%
Number of salaries quoted 920 850 856
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
Sitecore CMS
England

Sitecore CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Sitecore CMS Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Sitecore CMS
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Sitecore CMS Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Sitecore CMS
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sitecore CMS across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Sitecore CMS Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Sitecore CMS
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sitecore CMS within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
Birmingham +3 3 £50,000 - 2
Warwickshire +12 2 £43,750 +30.59% 1
Staffordshire -9 2 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Sitecore CMS
England

Sitecore CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Sitecore CMS 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 CMS.

1 18 (100.00%) CMS
1 18 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 15 (83.33%) .NET
3 14 (77.78%) C#
3 14 (77.78%) ASP.NET
4 13 (72.22%) CSS
5 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
5 11 (61.11%) JavaScript
5 11 (61.11%) Advertising
6 10 (55.56%) Umbraco
7 9 (50.00%) HTML
8 7 (38.89%) MVC
8 7 (38.89%) jQuery
9 6 (33.33%) Web Development
9 6 (33.33%) EPiServer
9 6 (33.33%) Java
10 5 (27.78%) .NET Framework
11 4 (22.22%) TDD
11 4 (22.22%) Web Services
12 3 (16.67%) XHTML
12 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
12 3 (16.67%) CSS3
13 2 (11.11%) Facebook
13 2 (11.11%) AngularJS
13 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 2 (11.11%) Drupal
13 2 (11.11%) Ajax
13 2 (11.11%) Google
13 2 (11.11%) Unit Testing
13 2 (11.11%) Integration Testing

Sitecore CMS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Sitecore CMS 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 CMS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (100.00%) CMS
2 10 (55.56%) Umbraco
3 2 (11.11%) Drupal
3 2 (11.11%) WordPress
3 2 (11.11%) Sitefinity
4 1 (5.56%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) MySQL
General
1 11 (61.11%) Advertising
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.56%) Marketing
2 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (88.89%) Developer
2 9 (50.00%) Sitecore Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Lead Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Umbraco Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (5.56%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Junior Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Web Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Junior
5 1 (5.56%) CMS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (83.33%) .NET
2 14 (77.78%) ASP.NET
3 13 (72.22%) CSS
4 9 (50.00%) HTML
5 7 (38.89%) jQuery
6 5 (27.78%) .NET Framework
7 4 (22.22%) Web Services
8 3 (16.67%) XHTML
8 3 (16.67%) CSS3
9 2 (11.11%) AngularJS
9 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (11.11%) Ajax
9 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (11.11%) HTML5
10 1 (5.56%) LINQ
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) MVC
2 6 (33.33%) Web Development
3 4 (22.22%) TDD
4 2 (11.11%) Unit Testing
4 2 (11.11%) Integration Testing
4 2 (11.11%) BDD
4 2 (11.11%) OO
4 2 (11.11%) Project Management
4 2 (11.11%) SEO
5 1 (5.56%) Scrum
5 1 (5.56%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) C#
2 11 (61.11%) JavaScript
3 6 (33.33%) Java
4 2 (11.11%) SQL
5 1 (5.56%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
3 6 (33.33%) EPiServer
4 2 (11.11%) Facebook
4 2 (11.11%) Google
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Executive benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £21000.00 - £23000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits +10% bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Staffordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Sitecore project
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + pension, 8% bonus, Healthcare
Posted: 12 days ago
Rugby
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + executive benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 22 days ago