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 1 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sitecore
Rank 192 206 197
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -9
Permanent jobs citing Sitecore 21 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.38% 0.090% 0.062%
As % of the Vendors category 0.75% 0.18% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 20 4 0
Average salary £41,250 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.92% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+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
2813 2799 2482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 51.40% 50.65% 51.55%
Number of salaries quoted 2326 2397 2052
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 1 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 1 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 - 5 £37,500 -
Coventry -1 4 £31,750 -2.30% 2
Warwickshire +20 2 £43,750 +30.59%
Birmingham +7 2 £51,250 - 1
Staffordshire - 2 £45,000 -
Solihull - 1 £22,000 -
Sitecore
England

Sitecore
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 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 23 (58.97%) CSS
5 22 (56.41%) JavaScript
5 22 (56.41%) Umbraco
6 20 (51.28%) HTML
7 19 (48.72%) CMS
7 19 (48.72%) Sitecore CMS
8 15 (38.46%) Advertising
9 14 (35.90%) MVC
9 14 (35.90%) jQuery
10 13 (33.33%) Microsoft
11 12 (30.77%) SQL Server
12 10 (25.64%) SQL
13 8 (20.51%) Web Services
14 7 (17.95%) Web Development
15 6 (15.38%) EPiServer
15 6 (15.38%) Java
16 5 (12.82%) Finance
16 5 (12.82%) XML
16 5 (12.82%) JSON
16 5 (12.82%) TDD
17 4 (10.26%) .NET Framework
17 4 (10.26%) Project Management
17 4 (10.26%) Marketing
18 3 (7.69%) Mobile App
18 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 3 (7.69%) CSS3
18 3 (7.69%) HTML5

Sitecore
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 22 (56.41%) Umbraco
2 19 (48.72%) CMS
2 19 (48.72%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (7.69%) Drupal
4 2 (5.13%) WordPress
5 1 (2.56%) Sitefinity
5 1 (2.56%) concrete5
5 1 (2.56%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) Internet
2 1 (2.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) NUnit
1 2 (5.13%) Subversion
1 2 (5.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (38.46%) Advertising
2 5 (12.82%) Finance
3 4 (10.26%) Marketing
4 3 (7.69%) Games
5 2 (5.13%) Billing
6 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.56%) Retail
6 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 32 (82.05%) Developer
2 14 (35.90%) .NET Developer
3 11 (28.21%) Sitecore Developer
4 8 (20.51%) C# Developer
5 7 (17.95%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (15.38%) Web Developer
7 5 (12.82%) Lead Developer
7 5 (12.82%) Junior Developer
7 5 (12.82%) .NET Web Developer
7 5 (12.82%) Junior
8 4 (10.26%) Junior C# .NET Developer
8 4 (10.26%) Junior C# Developer
8 4 (10.26%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (10.26%) Junior .NET Developer
9 3 (7.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 2 (5.13%) C# Web Developer
10 2 (5.13%) Front-End Developer
10 2 (5.13%) Senior .NET Developer
10 2 (5.13%) Internet Developer
10 2 (5.13%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (84.62%) .NET
2 26 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 23 (58.97%) CSS
4 20 (51.28%) HTML
5 14 (35.90%) jQuery
6 8 (20.51%) Web Services
7 5 (12.82%) XML
7 5 (12.82%) JSON
8 4 (10.26%) .NET Framework
9 3 (7.69%) WCF
9 3 (7.69%) XHTML
9 3 (7.69%) Ajax
9 3 (7.69%) HTML5
9 3 (7.69%) CSS3
9 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 1 (2.56%) AngularJS
10 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (2.56%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.90%) MVC
2 7 (17.95%) Web Development
3 5 (12.82%) TDD
4 4 (10.26%) Project Management
5 3 (7.69%) E-Commerce
6 2 (5.13%) PRINCE2
6 2 (5.13%) OO
6 2 (5.13%) SEO
6 2 (5.13%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (5.13%) Scrum
6 2 (5.13%) Content Management
6 2 (5.13%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (5.13%) Unit Testing
6 2 (5.13%) Integration Testing
7 1 (2.56%) Waterfall
7 1 (2.56%) BDD
7 1 (2.56%) Agile Software Development
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 13 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.38%) EPiServer
3 2 (5.13%) Facebook
3 2 (5.13%) Google
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