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 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sitecore
Rank 195 172 188
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +16
Permanent jobs citing Sitecore 20 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.40% 0.19% 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category 0.86% 0.39% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 19 3 8
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £33,000 £34,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,000 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +11.11%
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
2339 2077 2354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 46.24% 49.46% 49.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2011 1626 1949
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 4 March 2015.

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 4 March 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
Birmingham -11 12 £35,000 +3.70% 3
Warwickshire - 5 £31,000 - 1
Solihull - 2 £31,250 -
Staffordshire -5 1 - -
Sutton Coldfield - 1 £40,000 -
Walsall - 1 £37,500 -
Sitecore
England

Sitecore
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 34 (89.47%) .NET
2 30 (78.95%) C#
3 29 (76.32%) Sitecore CMS
4 28 (73.68%) JavaScript
5 27 (71.05%) HTML
5 27 (71.05%) Umbraco
6 26 (68.42%) CSS
6 26 (68.42%) CMS
7 20 (52.63%) jQuery
8 18 (47.37%) SQL Server
8 18 (47.37%) ASP.NET
8 18 (47.37%) Microsoft
9 17 (44.74%) MVC
10 14 (36.84%) XML
11 11 (28.95%) Advertising
12 10 (26.32%) SQL
12 10 (26.32%) Web Design
12 10 (26.32%) EPiServer
13 9 (23.68%) Analytical Skills
13 9 (23.68%) JSON
14 8 (21.05%) Data Modelling
15 7 (18.42%) Web Development
16 6 (15.79%) E-Commerce
16 6 (15.79%) Web Services
16 6 (15.79%) User Experience
16 6 (15.79%) Responsive Web Design
17 5 (13.16%) CSS3
17 5 (13.16%) Git (software)
17 5 (13.16%) HTML5
17 5 (13.16%) Visual Studio

Sitecore
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 29 (76.32%) Sitecore CMS
2 27 (71.05%) Umbraco
3 26 (68.42%) CMS
4 2 (5.26%) Kentico
4 2 (5.26%) Sitefinity
5 1 (2.63%) concrete5
5 1 (2.63%) IIS
5 1 (2.63%) Drupal
Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (47.37%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.16%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Git (software)
1 5 (13.16%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (28.95%) Advertising
2 5 (13.16%) Marketing
3 2 (5.26%) Billing
3 2 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 34 (89.47%) Developer
2 30 (78.95%) .NET Developer
3 12 (31.58%) C# Developer
3 12 (31.58%) ASP.NET Developer
3 12 (31.58%) C# .NET Developer
4 8 (21.05%) Web Developer
5 7 (18.42%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (15.79%) .NET Web Developer
7 5 (13.16%) Senior Developer
8 4 (10.53%) Senior .NET Developer
9 3 (7.89%) C# Web Developer
10 2 (5.26%) Junior .NET Developer
10 2 (5.26%) Junior Developer
10 2 (5.26%) Junior
10 2 (5.26%) Sitecore Developer
11 1 (2.63%) .NET Software Developer
11 1 (2.63%) Mid-Level C# Developer
11 1 (2.63%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
11 1 (2.63%) Junior C# .NET Developer
11 1 (2.63%) Mid-Level C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (89.47%) .NET
2 27 (71.05%) HTML
3 26 (68.42%) CSS
4 20 (52.63%) jQuery
5 18 (47.37%) ASP.NET
6 14 (36.84%) XML
7 9 (23.68%) JSON
8 6 (15.79%) Web Services
9 5 (13.16%) CSS3
9 5 (13.16%) HTML5
10 4 (10.53%) Sass
10 4 (10.53%) LESS
11 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (7.89%) WCF
11 3 (7.89%) LINQ
12 2 (5.26%) Ajax
13 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 1 (2.63%) AngularJS
13 1 (2.63%) J2EE
13 1 (2.63%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.68%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (15.79%) User Experience
3 4 (10.53%) Digital Media
3 4 (10.53%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (44.74%) MVC
2 10 (26.32%) Web Design
3 8 (21.05%) Data Modelling
4 7 (18.42%) Web Development
5 6 (15.79%) E-Commerce
5 6 (15.79%) Responsive Web Design
6 5 (13.16%) SEO
6 5 (13.16%) Content Management
6 5 (13.16%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (7.89%) UX Design
7 3 (7.89%) TDD
8 2 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (2.63%) User Stories
9 1 (2.63%) Waterfall
9 1 (2.63%) Kanban
9 1 (2.63%) OOD
9 1 (2.63%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2
9 1 (2.63%) Extreme Programming
9 1 (2.63%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 30 (78.95%) C#
2 28 (73.68%) JavaScript
3 10 (26.32%) SQL
4 1 (2.63%) Java
4 1 (2.63%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (10.53%) Degree
2 2 (5.26%) VCP4
Vendors
1 18 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 10 (26.32%) EPiServer
3 5 (13.16%) Adobe
4 3 (7.89%) Ektron
5 1 (2.63%) hybris
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