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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sitecore
Rank 220 206 192
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -14
Permanent jobs citing Sitecore 19 14 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.30% 0.26% 0.41%
As % of the Vendors category 0.66% 0.56% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 16 10 11
Average salary £43,250 £31,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.51% -11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £27,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £35,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
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
2865 2512 2318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 45.91% 46.98% 47.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2178 2072 1905
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
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 29 April 2016. 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 - 11 £44,000 - 1
Staffordshire +14 5 £41,250 - 1
Birmingham -20 3 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Sitecore
England

Sitecore
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 32 (71.11%) .NET
2 31 (68.89%) CMS
2 31 (68.89%) Sitecore CMS
3 30 (66.67%) C#
3 30 (66.67%) XML
4 29 (64.44%) SQL Server
4 29 (64.44%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (62.22%) Web Services
6 27 (60.00%) MVC
7 26 (57.78%) CSS
7 26 (57.78%) JSON
7 26 (57.78%) WCF
7 26 (57.78%) jQuery
8 20 (44.44%) CSS3
9 19 (42.22%) Umbraco
9 19 (42.22%) JavaScript
10 18 (40.00%) Microsoft
10 18 (40.00%) EPiServer
11 17 (37.78%) HTML
12 15 (33.33%) XSLT
12 15 (33.33%) XQuery
12 15 (33.33%) Web Development
12 15 (33.33%) XPath
13 13 (28.89%) Mercurial
14 11 (24.44%) Adobe Illustrator
14 11 (24.44%) Flash
14 11 (24.44%) Photoshop
14 11 (24.44%) Continuous Improvement
14 11 (24.44%) Responsive Web Design
14 11 (24.44%) User Experience

Sitecore
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 31 (68.89%) CMS
1 31 (68.89%) Sitecore CMS
2 19 (42.22%) Umbraco
3 2 (4.44%) IIS
3 2 (4.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (24.44%) Adobe Illustrator
1 11 (24.44%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.22%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.44%) IaaS
2 2 (4.44%) Office 365
2 2 (4.44%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (64.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (28.89%) Mercurial
2 1 (2.22%) MSBuild
2 1 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (4.44%) Finance
1 2 (4.44%) Retail
2 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 30 (66.67%) Developer
2 27 (60.00%) .NET Developer
3 8 (17.78%) Designer
3 8 (17.78%) Flash Designer
3 8 (17.78%) Web Designer
4 4 (8.89%) Senior Designer
4 4 (8.89%) Senior Flash Designer
4 4 (8.89%) Senior Web Designer
4 4 (8.89%) Web Developer
5 3 (6.67%) C# Developer
6 2 (4.44%) Digital Designer
6 2 (4.44%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (4.44%) IT Manager
6 2 (4.44%) Product Manager
6 2 (4.44%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (4.44%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 2 (4.44%) Senior C# Developer
6 2 (4.44%) Senior Developer
6 2 (4.44%) Software Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (71.11%) .NET
2 30 (66.67%) XML
3 28 (62.22%) Web Services
4 26 (57.78%) CSS
4 26 (57.78%) jQuery
4 26 (57.78%) JSON
4 26 (57.78%) WCF
5 20 (44.44%) CSS3
6 17 (37.78%) HTML
7 15 (33.33%) XSLT
8 11 (24.44%) Flash
9 1 (2.22%) .NET Framework
9 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET
9 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (24.44%) User Experience
2 3 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.44%) FMCG
4 1 (2.22%) Inversion of Control
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (64.44%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (60.00%) MVC
3 15 (33.33%) Web Development
4 11 (24.44%) Continuous Improvement
4 11 (24.44%) Responsive Web Design
5 10 (22.22%) SDLC
6 3 (6.67%) Content Management
6 3 (6.67%) CRM
7 2 (4.44%) BPMN
7 2 (4.44%) ITIL
7 2 (4.44%) Software Engineering
7 2 (4.44%) TOGAF
7 2 (4.44%) Waterfall
8 1 (2.22%) AOP
8 1 (2.22%) BDD
8 1 (2.22%) Data Modelling
8 1 (2.22%) Dependency Injection
8 1 (2.22%) TDD
8 1 (2.22%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 30 (66.67%) C#
2 19 (42.22%) JavaScript
3 15 (33.33%) XPath
3 15 (33.33%) XQuery
4 1 (2.22%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.22%) SQL
4 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 18 (40.00%) EPiServer
1 18 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.44%) Ektron
2 2 (4.44%) IBM
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Posted: 23 hours ago
Staffordshire
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Salary: Market related
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago