The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sitecore
Rank 197 203 201
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Permanent jobs citing Sitecore 25 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.45% 0.15% 0.062%
As % of the Vendors category 0.87% 0.29% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 24 7 0
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+19.23% -7.14%
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 West Midlands region.

Vendors Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2885 2788 2460
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 51.51% 51.24% 50.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2390 2370 2029
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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 19 September 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 19 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
Walsall - 6 £37,500 -
Coventry -9 4 £37,500 +15.38% 1
Warwickshire +11 3 £37,500 +17.18% 2
Birmingham -8 2 £51,250 +78.26%
Solihull - 2 £22,000 -
Staffordshire - 2 £45,000 - 5
Sitecore
England

Sitecore
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 33 (84.62%) .NET
2 32 (82.05%) C#
3 26 (66.67%) ASP.NET
4 24 (61.54%) CSS
5 23 (58.97%) Umbraco
6 22 (56.41%) JavaScript
7 19 (48.72%) HTML
7 19 (48.72%) CMS
7 19 (48.72%) Sitecore CMS
8 14 (35.90%) Advertising
9 13 (33.33%) jQuery
9 13 (33.33%) SQL Server
10 12 (30.77%) Microsoft
10 12 (30.77%) MVC
11 10 (25.64%) SQL
12 7 (17.95%) Web Services
13 6 (15.38%) Finance
13 6 (15.38%) Java
13 6 (15.38%) Web Development
13 6 (15.38%) EPiServer
14 5 (12.82%) JSON
14 5 (12.82%) XML
15 4 (10.26%) Project Management
15 4 (10.26%) E-Commerce
15 4 (10.26%) TDD
15 4 (10.26%) Drupal
15 4 (10.26%) .NET Framework
16 3 (7.69%) Mobile App
16 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
16 3 (7.69%) Marketing

Sitecore
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 23 (58.97%) Umbraco
2 19 (48.72%) CMS
2 19 (48.72%) Sitecore CMS
3 4 (10.26%) Drupal
4 2 (5.13%) WordPress
4 2 (5.13%) concrete5
5 1 (2.56%) IIS
5 1 (2.56%) Kentico
5 1 (2.56%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) Internet
2 1 (2.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) NUnit
1 2 (5.13%) Subversion
1 2 (5.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (35.90%) Advertising
2 6 (15.38%) Finance
3 3 (7.69%) Games
3 3 (7.69%) Billing
3 3 (7.69%) Marketing
4 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.56%) Retail
4 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 30 (76.92%) Developer
2 16 (41.03%) .NET Developer
3 9 (23.08%) C# Developer
3 9 (23.08%) C# .NET Developer
3 9 (23.08%) Sitecore Developer
4 7 (17.95%) Web Developer
5 6 (15.38%) .NET Web Developer
6 5 (12.82%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (12.82%) Junior
6 5 (12.82%) ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (12.82%) Junior Developer
6 5 (12.82%) Lead Developer
7 4 (10.26%) Junior C# .NET Developer
7 4 (10.26%) Junior C# Developer
7 4 (10.26%) Junior .NET Developer
8 3 (7.69%) C# Web Developer
9 2 (5.13%) Internet Developer
9 2 (5.13%) Applications Developer
9 2 (5.13%) Architect
9 2 (5.13%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (84.62%) .NET
2 26 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 24 (61.54%) CSS
4 19 (48.72%) HTML
5 13 (33.33%) jQuery
6 7 (17.95%) Web Services
7 5 (12.82%) XML
7 5 (12.82%) JSON
8 4 (10.26%) .NET Framework
9 3 (7.69%) WCF
10 2 (5.13%) XHTML
10 2 (5.13%) Ajax
10 2 (5.13%) CSS3
10 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 1 (2.56%) HTML5
11 1 (2.56%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) Mobile App
1 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.13%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.77%) MVC
2 6 (15.38%) Web Development
3 4 (10.26%) TDD
3 4 (10.26%) E-Commerce
3 4 (10.26%) Project Management
4 3 (7.69%) Content Management
4 3 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (5.13%) Waterfall
5 2 (5.13%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (5.13%) PRINCE2
5 2 (5.13%) OO
5 2 (5.13%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.56%) Scrum
6 1 (2.56%) SEO
6 1 (2.56%) Unit Testing
6 1 (2.56%) Integration Testing
6 1 (2.56%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 32 (82.05%) C#
2 22 (56.41%) JavaScript
3 10 (25.64%) SQL
4 6 (15.38%) Java
5 1 (2.56%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.38%) EPiServer
3 2 (5.13%) Google
4 1 (2.56%) Facebook
Staffordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Sitecore project
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwickshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Alcester, Warwickshire
Executive Resource Group
Salary: From £20,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Staffordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £380 - £400 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Staffordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Staffordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Staffordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + leadership opportunities
Posted: 10 days ago
Coventry
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 17 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Executive benefits package
Posted: 17 days ago