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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sitecore
Rank 198 195 188
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -7
Permanent jobs citing Sitecore 18 5 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.34% 0.10% 0.32%
As % of the Vendors category 0.71% 0.20% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 18 4 15
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,200 £32,500 £38,100
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £32,850 £39,600
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -1.31%
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
2550 2463 2333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 47.62% 50.76% 49.47%
Number of salaries quoted 2249 2025 2032
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
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 24 December 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 24 December 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
Warwickshire - 7 £32,500 -
Walsall - 4 £37,500 -
Birmingham - 4 £45,000 - 4
Coventry -11 1 £25,000 -23.07%
Sutton Coldfield - 1 £40,000 -
Sitecore
England

Sitecore
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 39 (90.70%) .NET
2 37 (86.05%) C#
3 28 (65.12%) CMS
3 28 (65.12%) Sitecore CMS
4 27 (62.79%) ASP.NET
5 25 (58.14%) CSS
5 25 (58.14%) Umbraco
6 23 (53.49%) JavaScript
7 20 (46.51%) HTML
8 18 (41.86%) MVC
9 17 (39.53%) Microsoft
10 16 (37.21%) Advertising
11 15 (34.88%) SQL Server
12 11 (25.58%) jQuery
13 10 (23.26%) Web Services
13 10 (23.26%) EPiServer
14 9 (20.93%) XML
14 9 (20.93%) JSON
15 7 (16.28%) SQL
15 7 (16.28%) E-Commerce
15 7 (16.28%) Web Development
16 6 (13.95%) Java
16 6 (13.95%) Web Design
16 6 (13.95%) WCF
16 6 (13.95%) CSS3
17 5 (11.63%) TDD
17 5 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
18 4 (9.30%) MySQL
18 4 (9.30%) Project Management
18 4 (9.30%) Agile Software Development

Sitecore
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 28 (65.12%) CMS
1 28 (65.12%) Sitecore CMS
2 25 (58.14%) Umbraco
3 4 (9.30%) Drupal
4 2 (4.65%) WordPress
4 2 (4.65%) Kentico
4 2 (4.65%) Sitefinity
4 2 (4.65%) concrete5
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (34.88%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.30%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.33%) Git (software)
General
1 16 (37.21%) Advertising
2 4 (9.30%) Marketing
3 3 (6.98%) Finance
3 3 (6.98%) Billing
Job Titles
1 35 (81.40%) Developer
2 25 (58.14%) .NET Developer
3 11 (25.58%) C# Developer
3 11 (25.58%) Web Developer
3 11 (25.58%) C# .NET Developer
4 10 (23.26%) .NET Web Developer
5 8 (18.60%) Sitecore Developer
5 8 (18.60%) ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (16.28%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (11.63%) Lead Developer
8 4 (9.30%) Senior Developer
8 4 (9.30%) C# Web Developer
9 3 (6.98%) Senior .NET Developer
9 3 (6.98%) Junior Developer
9 3 (6.98%) Junior
10 2 (4.65%) Project Manager
10 2 (4.65%) Junior .NET Developer
10 2 (4.65%) CMS Developer
11 1 (2.33%) Lead .NET Developer
11 1 (2.33%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (90.70%) .NET
2 27 (62.79%) ASP.NET
3 25 (58.14%) CSS
4 20 (46.51%) HTML
5 11 (25.58%) jQuery
6 10 (23.26%) Web Services
7 9 (20.93%) XML
7 9 (20.93%) JSON
8 6 (13.95%) WCF
8 6 (13.95%) CSS3
9 4 (9.30%) Sass
9 4 (9.30%) LESS
9 4 (9.30%) .NET Framework
9 4 (9.30%) HTML5
10 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (4.65%) Ajax
11 1 (2.33%) J2EE
11 1 (2.33%) Spring
11 1 (2.33%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.30%) Mobile App
3 3 (6.98%) User Experience
4 2 (4.65%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (41.86%) MVC
2 7 (16.28%) E-Commerce
2 7 (16.28%) Web Development
3 6 (13.95%) Web Design
4 5 (11.63%) TDD
5 4 (9.30%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (9.30%) Project Management
6 3 (6.98%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (4.65%) Content Management
7 2 (4.65%) Waterfall
7 2 (4.65%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (4.65%) Data Modelling
7 2 (4.65%) PRINCE2
7 2 (4.65%) OO
7 2 (4.65%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (2.33%) Scrum
8 1 (2.33%) Extreme Programming
8 1 (2.33%) SEO
8 1 (2.33%) OOD
8 1 (2.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 37 (86.05%) C#
2 23 (53.49%) JavaScript
3 7 (16.28%) SQL
4 6 (13.95%) Java
5 1 (2.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (4.65%) Degree
Vendors
1 17 (39.53%) Microsoft
2 10 (23.26%) EPiServer
3 2 (4.65%) Google
4 1 (2.33%) hybris
4 1 (2.33%) Adobe
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