The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Sitecore products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Sitecore over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Sitecore.

Sitecore
South Wales / Cardiff
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 69 68
Rank change year-on-year +15 -1  
Permanent jobs citing Sitecore 15 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 2.68% 0.29% 0.31%
As % of the Vendors category 6.05% 0.78% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 13 1 2
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -17.64%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - -5.55%  

Sitecore is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Cardiff
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 248 255 304
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 44.29% 36.43% 47.20%
Number of salaries quoted 228 206 247
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,200 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Sitecore
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cardiff citing Sitecore as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Sitecore in Cardiff

Sitecore
Salary Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Sitecore in Cardiff.

Salary trend for Sitecore in Cardiff

Sitecore
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Sitecore in Cardiff over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Sitecore in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing Sitecore also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for Sitecore.

1 15 (75.00%) .NET
2 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (65.00%) Microsoft
4 11 (55.00%) CMS
4 11 (55.00%) Scrum
4 11 (55.00%) Sitecore CMS
5 10 (50.00%) MVC
5 10 (50.00%) C#
5 10 (50.00%) CSS
6 9 (45.00%) HTML
6 9 (45.00%) JavaScript
6 9 (45.00%) Umbraco
6 9 (45.00%) ASP.NET
7 8 (40.00%) Front End Development
8 7 (35.00%) jQuery
8 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
9 6 (30.00%) Visual Studio
9 6 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (25.00%) Advertising
10 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
11 4 (20.00%) Web Services
11 4 (20.00%) Alterian
11 4 (20.00%) Sass
11 4 (20.00%) LESS
11 4 (20.00%) User Experience
12 3 (15.00%) WCF
12 3 (15.00%) Web Development
12 3 (15.00%) XML
13 2 (10.00%) SQL

Sitecore
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (55.00%) CMS
1 11 (55.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 9 (45.00%) Umbraco
3 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Alfresco
4 1 (5.00%) Apache Solr
4 1 (5.00%) Commerce Server
4 1 (5.00%) Content Management Server
4 1 (5.00%) Documentum
4 1 (5.00%) Drupal
4 1 (5.00%) EPiServer
4 1 (5.00%) FileNet
4 1 (5.00%) Liferay
4 1 (5.00%) LiveCycle
4 1 (5.00%) LiveLink
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (30.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.00%) Ant
2 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.00%) Grunt
2 1 (5.00%) gulp
2 1 (5.00%) Jasmine
2 1 (5.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (5.00%) Subversion
2 1 (5.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (5.00%) Xcode
General
1 5 (25.00%) Advertising
2 1 (5.00%) Banking
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Games
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (80.00%) Developer
2 6 (30.00%) .NET Developer
2 6 (30.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (10.00%) Consultant
3 2 (10.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Sitecore Developer
3 2 (10.00%) User Experience Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Applications Support
4 1 (5.00%) Applications Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Architect
4 1 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (5.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Digital Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Java Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (75.00%) .NET
2 10 (50.00%) CSS
3 9 (45.00%) ASP.NET
3 9 (45.00%) HTML
4 7 (35.00%) jQuery
5 4 (20.00%) LESS
5 4 (20.00%) Sass
5 4 (20.00%) Web Services
6 3 (15.00%) WCF
6 3 (15.00%) XML
7 2 (10.00%) Ajax
7 2 (10.00%) AngularJS
7 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (10.00%) React
8 1 (5.00%) Lucene
8 1 (5.00%) OpenGL
8 1 (5.00%) Spring
8 1 (5.00%) XHTML
8 1 (5.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) User Experience
2 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.00%) Oculus Rift
2 1 (5.00%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Android
1 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (55.00%) Scrum
3 10 (50.00%) MVC
4 8 (40.00%) Front End Development
5 3 (15.00%) Web Development
6 2 (10.00%) Content Management
6 2 (10.00%) Customer-Centric Approach
6 2 (10.00%) Psychology
6 2 (10.00%) SEO
6 2 (10.00%) SOLID
6 2 (10.00%) TDD
6 2 (10.00%) Wireframes
7 1 (5.00%) Continuous Deployment
7 1 (5.00%) IT Strategy
7 1 (5.00%) Pair Programming
7 1 (5.00%) Personalization
7 1 (5.00%) Presales
7 1 (5.00%) Prototyping
7 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
7 1 (5.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) C#
2 9 (45.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (10.00%) SQL
4 1 (5.00%) Java
4 1 (5.00%) Objective-C
4 1 (5.00%) PHP
4 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (65.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (20.00%) Alterian
3 1 (5.00%) Adobe
3 1 (5.00%) FatWire
3 1 (5.00%) IBM
3 1 (5.00%) Interwoven
3 1 (5.00%) OpenText
3 1 (5.00%) Sencha
3 1 (5.00%) Vignette
3 1 (5.00%) Xamarin
3 1 (5.00%) Xerox