The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Sitecore products and/or services 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 over the 3 months to 10 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 Vendors for the West Midlands region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Sitecore.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sitecore
Rank 201 201 195
Rank change year-on-year
0 -6
Permanent jobs citing Sitecore 10 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.19% 0.20% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 0.39% 0.40% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 0
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £34,750
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +15.10%
Vendors Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2583 2756 2434
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 48.36% 50.10% 50.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2140 2261 2068
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Sitecore
England

Sitecore
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Sitecore Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Sitecore
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Sitecore Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Sitecore
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sitecore across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 10 July 2014.

Sitecore Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Sitecore
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 within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 10 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
Coventry -3 5 £26,000 -38.82%
Birmingham +10 4 £37,500 -16.66% 1
Warwickshire +16 1 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Sitecore
England

Sitecore
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 22 (78.57%) .NET
2 20 (71.43%) HTML
2 20 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 18 (64.29%) C#
4 16 (57.14%) ASP.NET
5 15 (53.57%) CSS
5 15 (53.57%) Umbraco
6 13 (46.43%) jQuery
7 11 (39.29%) MVC
8 10 (35.71%) CMS
8 10 (35.71%) Sitecore CMS
9 8 (28.57%) Marketing
9 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
9 8 (28.57%) SQL Server
10 7 (25.00%) SQL
10 7 (25.00%) Advertising
10 7 (25.00%) HTML5
11 6 (21.43%) Web Services
12 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 5 (17.86%) MS Excel
12 5 (17.86%) Stakeholder Management
12 5 (17.86%) Ajax
13 4 (14.29%) Web Development
13 4 (14.29%) TDD
13 4 (14.29%) BDD
14 3 (10.71%) QA
14 3 (10.71%) Games
14 3 (10.71%) Finance
14 3 (10.71%) XML
14 3 (10.71%) XHTML

Sitecore
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 15 (53.57%) Umbraco
2 10 (35.71%) CMS
2 10 (35.71%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (7.14%) Sitefinity
4 1 (3.57%) IIS
4 1 (3.57%) Drupal
4 1 (3.57%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (17.86%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.14%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) Internet
2 1 (3.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) NUnit
1 2 (7.14%) Subversion
1 2 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (28.57%) Marketing
2 7 (25.00%) Advertising
3 3 (10.71%) Games
3 3 (10.71%) Finance
4 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.57%) Retail
4 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (89.29%) Developer
2 10 (35.71%) .NET Developer
3 6 (21.43%) C# Developer
3 6 (21.43%) Sitecore Developer
4 5 (17.86%) Senior Developer
5 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (14.29%) Senior .NET Developer
5 4 (14.29%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (10.71%) Junior C# .NET Developer
6 3 (10.71%) Junior .NET Developer
6 3 (10.71%) Junior Developer
6 3 (10.71%) Junior C# Developer
6 3 (10.71%) Junior
7 2 (7.14%) Architect
7 2 (7.14%) Web Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Applications Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Front-End Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Umbraco Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Internet Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (78.57%) .NET
2 20 (71.43%) HTML
3 16 (57.14%) ASP.NET
4 15 (53.57%) CSS
5 13 (46.43%) jQuery
6 7 (25.00%) HTML5
7 6 (21.43%) Web Services
8 5 (17.86%) Ajax
8 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 3 (10.71%) XML
9 3 (10.71%) XHTML
10 2 (7.14%) JSON
10 2 (7.14%) LINQ
10 2 (7.14%) CSS3
10 2 (7.14%) AngularJS
10 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1 (3.57%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) MVC
2 5 (17.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (14.29%) TDD
3 4 (14.29%) Web Development
3 4 (14.29%) BDD
4 2 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (7.14%) Unit Testing
4 2 (7.14%) Integration Testing
4 2 (7.14%) SEO
4 2 (7.14%) E-Commerce
5 1 (3.57%) Data Modelling
5 1 (3.57%) Content Management
5 1 (3.57%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 20 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 18 (64.29%) C#
3 7 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (7.14%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.14%) Facebook
3 1 (3.57%) EPiServer
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