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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sitecore
Rank 190 186 189
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Permanent jobs citing Sitecore 19 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.38% 0.022% 0.24%
As % of the Vendors category 0.80% 0.045% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 19 0 11
Average salary £37,500 - £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £38,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.80% +3.33%
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
2380 2229 2310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 47.25% 49.73% 49.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2116 1806 1961
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 - 7 £45,000 - 3
Warwickshire - 7 £32,500 - 1
Walsall - 2 £37,500 - 1
Coventry - 1 £25,000 -
Sutton Coldfield - 1 £40,000 -
Sitecore
England

Sitecore
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 (87.18%) .NET
2 31 (79.49%) C#
3 26 (66.67%) CMS
3 26 (66.67%) Sitecore CMS
4 23 (58.97%) Umbraco
5 21 (53.85%) JavaScript
5 21 (53.85%) ASP.NET
5 21 (53.85%) CSS
6 19 (48.72%) HTML
7 16 (41.03%) MVC
8 15 (38.46%) SQL Server
9 14 (35.90%) Microsoft
10 13 (33.33%) Advertising
11 12 (30.77%) jQuery
12 11 (28.21%) JSON
12 11 (28.21%) XML
13 9 (23.08%) EPiServer
14 8 (20.51%) Web Services
15 7 (17.95%) SQL
15 7 (17.95%) Analytical Skills
16 6 (15.38%) WCF
16 6 (15.38%) Web Design
16 6 (15.38%) E-Commerce
17 5 (12.82%) MySQL
17 5 (12.82%) Digital Marketing
17 5 (12.82%) Marketing
17 5 (12.82%) CSS3
18 4 (10.26%) Digital Media
18 4 (10.26%) HTML5
18 4 (10.26%) User Experience

Sitecore
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 26 (66.67%) CMS
1 26 (66.67%) Sitecore CMS
2 23 (58.97%) Umbraco
3 3 (7.69%) Drupal
4 2 (5.13%) Kentico
4 2 (5.13%) Sitefinity
4 2 (5.13%) concrete5
5 1 (2.56%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.82%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (33.33%) Advertising
2 5 (12.82%) Marketing
3 3 (7.69%) Billing
3 3 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 32 (82.05%) Developer
2 26 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 11 (28.21%) C# Developer
3 11 (28.21%) Web Developer
3 11 (28.21%) C# .NET Developer
4 10 (25.64%) .NET Web Developer
5 8 (20.51%) ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (17.95%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (15.38%) Senior Developer
8 5 (12.82%) Senior .NET Developer
9 4 (10.26%) Sitecore Developer
9 4 (10.26%) C# Web Developer
10 2 (5.13%) Lead Developer
10 2 (5.13%) Junior Developer
10 2 (5.13%) Junior .NET Developer
10 2 (5.13%) Junior
11 1 (2.56%) CMS Developer
11 1 (2.56%) .NET Software Developer
11 1 (2.56%) Junior C# .NET Developer
11 1 (2.56%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (87.18%) .NET
2 21 (53.85%) ASP.NET
2 21 (53.85%) CSS
3 19 (48.72%) HTML
4 12 (30.77%) jQuery
5 11 (28.21%) JSON
5 11 (28.21%) XML
6 8 (20.51%) Web Services
7 6 (15.38%) WCF
8 5 (12.82%) CSS3
9 4 (10.26%) HTML5
9 4 (10.26%) Sass
9 4 (10.26%) LESS
10 3 (7.69%) .NET Framework
11 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET MVC
12 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 1 (2.56%) AngularJS
12 1 (2.56%) J2EE
12 1 (2.56%) Ajax
12 1 (2.56%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.26%) Digital Media
2 4 (10.26%) User Experience
2 4 (10.26%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (41.03%) MVC
2 6 (15.38%) Web Design
2 6 (15.38%) E-Commerce
3 5 (12.82%) Digital Marketing
4 4 (10.26%) TDD
4 4 (10.26%) Data Modelling
5 3 (7.69%) Content Management
5 3 (7.69%) Web Development
5 3 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.13%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (5.13%) Project Management
6 2 (5.13%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (2.56%) Kanban
7 1 (2.56%) Waterfall
7 1 (2.56%) User Stories
7 1 (2.56%) SEO
7 1 (2.56%) OOD
7 1 (2.56%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.56%) OO
7 1 (2.56%) Extreme Programming
Programming Languages
1 31 (79.49%) C#
2 21 (53.85%) JavaScript
3 7 (17.95%) SQL
4 2 (5.13%) Java
5 1 (2.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (10.26%) Degree
Vendors
1 14 (35.90%) Microsoft
2 9 (23.08%) EPiServer
3 1 (2.56%) hybris
3 1 (2.56%) Adobe
3 1 (2.56%) Google
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