Period
to 21 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Sitecore CMS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Sitecore CMS over the 6 months to 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sitecore CMS
UK
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 725 670 799
Rank change year-on-year -55 +129 +55
Permanent jobs citing Sitecore CMS 455 592 462
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.28% 0.34% 0.24%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.69% 1.90% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 323 508 391
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,375 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% -

Sitecore CMS is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 26,859 31,213 35,192
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.42% 17.92% 18.42%
Number of salaries quoted 21,527 25,158 29,714
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,870 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +9.67% - -

Sitecore CMS
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Sitecore CMS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Sitecore CMS in the UK

Sitecore CMS
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Sitecore CMS in the UK

Sitecore CMS
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Sitecore CMS over the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Sitecore CMS in the UK

Sitecore CMS
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sitecore CMS within the UK over the 6 months to 21 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -25 445 £50,000 - 66
UK excluding London -44 231 £42,500 -5.56% 34
London -13 224 £55,000 - 34
South East +10 125 £45,000 -14.29% 9
North of England +17 44 £40,000 -5.88% 10
North West -16 31 £42,500 - 4
South West -4 27 £37,500 -6.25% 11
East of England +22 15 £70,000 +55.56%
Midlands +20 10 £36,250 -14.71% 2
Yorkshire +31 9 £40,000 +1.59% 6
East Midlands +4 6 £38,750 +10.71%
West Midlands +17 4 £26,000 -38.82% 2
North East -10 4 £31,500 -40.00%
Wales -14 4 £31,000 -20.00% 1
Scotland -7 3 £42,500 +6.25%
Channel Islands - 3 £45,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 21 October 2018, IT jobs citing Sitecore CMS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for Sitecore CMS.

1 455 (100.00%) CMS
1 455 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 318 (69.89%) .NET
3 247 (54.29%) HTML
4 245 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
5 232 (50.99%) C#
6 231 (50.77%) MVC
7 226 (49.67%) JavaScript
8 223 (49.01%) CSS
9 184 (40.44%) Umbraco
10 174 (38.24%) Content Management
11 170 (37.36%) ASP.NET
12 162 (35.60%) SQL Server
13 148 (32.53%) AngularJS
14 147 (32.31%) Marketing
15 137 (30.11%) EPiServer
16 132 (29.01%) SQL
17 123 (27.03%) User Experience
18 115 (25.27%) jQuery
19 112 (24.62%) Git (software)
20 108 (23.74%) DevOps
21 107 (23.52%) HTML5
21 107 (23.52%) TDD
22 106 (23.30%) ASP.NET MVC
23 105 (23.08%) Microservices
24 103 (22.64%) Software Engineering
25 101 (22.20%) E-Commerce
26 100 (21.98%) Microsoft
27 95 (20.88%) Continuous Improvement
28 94 (20.66%) RESTful

Sitecore CMS
Co-occurring IT Skills 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
1 455 (100.00%) CMS
2 184 (40.44%) Umbraco
3 137 (30.11%) EPiServer
4 82 (18.02%) Kentico
5 40 (8.79%) Sitefinity
6 28 (6.15%) Immediacy CMS
7 27 (5.93%) DNN
8 22 (4.84%) Drupal
9 15 (3.30%) WordPress
10 14 (3.08%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 14 (3.08%) IIS
11 11 (2.42%) SharePoint
12 7 (1.54%) Apache Solr
12 7 (1.54%) NServiceBus
13 6 (1.32%) Plone
13 6 (1.32%) Zope
14 5 (1.10%) Commerce Server
14 5 (1.10%) Confluence
14 5 (1.10%) Elasticsearch
14 5 (1.10%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (1.10%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.22%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 48 (10.55%) SAP Hybris
2 43 (9.45%) Eloqua
3 6 (1.32%) SDL Web 8
4 5 (1.10%) Payment Gateway
5 3 (0.66%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 2 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 87 (19.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 72 (15.82%) Amazon AWS
3 43 (9.45%) npm
4 11 (2.42%) Google Analytics
5 9 (1.98%) PaaS
6 8 (1.76%) Serverless
7 7 (1.54%) Force.com
8 6 (1.32%) IaaS
9 4 (0.88%) AWS Lambda
10 3 (0.66%) Amazon Kinesis
11 2 (0.44%) Akamai
12 1 (0.22%) AdWords
12 1 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
12 1 (0.22%) Boomi
12 1 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
12 1 (0.22%) GitHub
12 1 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
12 1 (0.22%) iPaaS
12 1 (0.22%) Office 365
12 1 (0.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.32%) DNS
1 6 (1.32%) FTP
1 6 (1.32%) HTTP
1 6 (1.32%) SMTP
1 6 (1.32%) SSL
2 1 (0.22%) Intranet
2 1 (0.22%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 162 (35.60%) SQL Server
2 62 (13.63%) MongoDB
3 61 (13.41%) NoSQL
4 43 (9.45%) Couchbase
5 25 (5.49%) SQL Server 2016
6 20 (4.40%) MySQL
7 14 (3.08%) Relational Database
8 11 (2.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 11 (2.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 11 (2.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 10 (2.20%) SQL Server 2012
10 8 (1.76%) RDBMS
11 4 (0.88%) Oracle Database
12 3 (0.66%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 2 (0.44%) Data Warehouse
13 2 (0.44%) Endeca
14 1 (0.22%) Amazon RDS
14 1 (0.22%) MariaDB
14 1 (0.22%) PostgreSQL
14 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 112 (24.62%) Git (software)
2 70 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 69 (15.16%) TeamCity
4 64 (14.07%) gulp
5 62 (13.63%) Visual Studio
6 57 (12.53%) Octopus Deploy
7 44 (9.67%) Bower
7 44 (9.67%) Selenium
8 43 (9.45%) Karma Test Runner
8 43 (9.45%) Mocha
8 43 (9.45%) Protractor
8 43 (9.45%) Sinon.JS
9 22 (4.84%) Grunt
10 15 (3.30%) JIRA
11 11 (2.42%) Jenkins
12 10 (2.20%) MSBuild
12 10 (2.20%) Subversion
13 9 (1.98%) CocoaPods
13 9 (1.98%) Crashlytics
14 6 (1.32%) Mercurial
General
1 147 (32.31%) Marketing
2 83 (18.24%) Finance
3 45 (9.89%) Advertising
4 35 (7.69%) Retail
5 9 (1.98%) Banking
6 7 (1.54%) Telecoms
7 6 (1.32%) Electronics
8 5 (1.10%) Back Office
8 5 (1.10%) Legal
9 2 (0.44%) Digital Economy
9 2 (0.44%) Games
9 2 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.22%) Automotive
10 1 (0.22%) Law
10 1 (0.22%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 288 (63.30%) Developer
2 181 (39.78%) .NET Developer
3 55 (12.09%) Sitecore Developer
4 54 (11.87%) C# Developer
5 45 (9.89%) CMS Developer
6 43 (9.45%) Delivery Manager
7 39 (8.57%) Web Developer
8 38 (8.35%) Technical Delivery Manager
8 38 (8.35%) Technical Manager
9 35 (7.69%) Architect
9 35 (7.69%) Senior Developer
10 34 (7.47%) Lead Developer
11 33 (7.25%) ASP.NET Developer
12 32 (7.03%) EPiServer Developer
12 32 (7.03%) Project Manager
13 29 (6.37%) C# .NET Developer
13 29 (6.37%) Digital Delivery Manager
13 29 (6.37%) E-Commerce Manager
14 22 (4.84%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 20 (4.40%) Lead .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 318 (69.89%) .NET
2 247 (54.29%) HTML
3 223 (49.01%) CSS
4 170 (37.36%) ASP.NET
5 148 (32.53%) AngularJS
6 115 (25.27%) jQuery
7 107 (23.52%) HTML5
8 106 (23.30%) ASP.NET MVC
9 94 (20.66%) RESTful
10 81 (17.80%) CSS3
11 77 (16.92%) ASP.NET Web API
12 75 (16.48%) Sass
13 71 (15.60%) LESS
14 64 (14.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 59 (12.97%) Web Services
16 50 (10.99%) .NET Framework
17 49 (10.77%) Backbone.js
18 43 (9.45%) Ember.js
18 43 (9.45%) Gherkin
18 43 (9.45%) MEAN Stack
Miscellaneous
1 123 (27.03%) User Experience
2 56 (12.31%) Greenfield Project
3 43 (9.45%) Cloud Native
4 42 (9.23%) Virtual Team
5 27 (5.93%) Mobile App
6 25 (5.49%) Tandem
7 14 (3.08%) Computer Science
8 13 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (2.20%) Social Media
10 6 (1.32%) iPad
10 6 (1.32%) Management Information System
10 6 (1.32%) Public Cloud
11 5 (1.10%) Data Structures
11 5 (1.10%) FMCG
11 5 (1.10%) Private Cloud
12 4 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
13 2 (0.44%) Digital Media
13 2 (0.44%) Self-Motivation
14 1 (0.22%) Augmented Reality
14 1 (0.22%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 18 (3.96%) Android
1 18 (3.96%) Apple iOS
2 7 (1.54%) Windows
3 5 (1.10%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.22%) Linux
4 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 245 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 231 (50.77%) MVC
3 174 (38.24%) Content Management
4 108 (23.74%) DevOps
5 107 (23.52%) TDD
6 105 (23.08%) Microservices
7 103 (22.64%) Software Engineering
8 101 (22.20%) E-Commerce
9 95 (20.88%) Continuous Improvement
10 82 (18.02%) Web Application Development
11 77 (16.92%) Problem-Solving
12 67 (14.73%) Analytics
13 62 (13.63%) Web Development
14 59 (12.97%) SEO
15 58 (12.75%) BDD
16 55 (12.09%) Responsive Web Design
17 52 (11.43%) Creative Thinking
17 52 (11.43%) Enterprise Content Management
18 50 (10.99%) B2B
18 50 (10.99%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 232 (50.99%) C#
2 226 (49.67%) JavaScript
3 132 (29.01%) SQL
4 26 (5.71%) Java
5 17 (3.74%) T-SQL
6 10 (2.20%) VB.NET
7 9 (1.98%) Apple Swift
7 9 (1.98%) Kotlin
7 9 (1.98%) Python
7 9 (1.98%) VB
8 8 (1.76%) PHP
9 6 (1.32%) Ruby
10 4 (0.88%) Groovy
11 2 (0.44%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.44%) C
11 2 (0.44%) Progress 4GL
12 1 (0.22%) Perl
12 1 (0.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 80 (17.58%) Degree
2 43 (9.45%) SAFe Agilist
3 4 (0.88%) DBS Check
4 2 (0.44%) MCSD
4 2 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.22%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.22%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.22%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (9.67%) QA
2 7 (1.54%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.44%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (0.88%) Docker
2 1 (0.22%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 3 (0.66%) Terraform
2 1 (0.22%) Ansible
2 1 (0.22%) HAProxy
2 1 (0.22%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.22%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 455 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 100 (21.98%) Microsoft
3 55 (12.09%) Oracle
4 50 (10.99%) ATG
4 50 (10.99%) hybris
5 48 (10.55%) SAP
6 43 (9.45%) Marketo
7 36 (7.91%) Alias
8 26 (5.71%) Alterian
9 20 (4.40%) Adobe
10 17 (3.74%) Google
11 8 (1.76%) Salesforce.com
12 7 (1.54%) Jitterbit
13 6 (1.32%) IBM
14 5 (1.10%) Intershop
14 5 (1.10%) Venda
15 4 (0.88%) BT
15 4 (0.88%) MuleSoft
15 4 (0.88%) Twitter
15 4 (0.88%) Xamarin