Period
to 2 March 2021

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 2 March 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sitecore CMS
UK
6 months to
2 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 628 795 813
Rank change year-on-year +167 +18 -74
Permanent jobs citing Sitecore CMS 191 239 304
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.25% 0.20% 0.20%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.86% 1.35% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 237 184 237
Median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +4.76% -4.55%
10th Percentile £38,250 £38,750 £31,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £79,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +26.67% -16.67%

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 10,294 17,768 23,536
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.66% 14.65% 15.65%
Number of salaries quoted 8,102 14,404 18,955
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +3.09%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,000 £28,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +2.22% +4.65% +2.38%

Sitecore CMS
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Sitecore CMS in the UK

Sitecore CMS
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Sitecore CMS.

Salary trend for Sitecore CMS in the UK

Sitecore CMS
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Sitecore CMS over the 6 months to 2 March 2021.

Salary histogram for Sitecore CMS in the UK

Sitecore CMS
Top 15 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 2 March 2021. 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 +169 186 £50,000 -9.09% 31
UK excluding London +147 126 £50,000 +5.26% 22
Work from Home -46 76 £50,000 -66.67% 7
North of England +97 68 £47,500 - 9
London +104 65 £57,500 +4.55% 11
North West +83 34 £50,000 -9.09% 9
Yorkshire +60 34 £42,500 -10.53%
South West +33 25 £65,000 +52.94% 4
South East +105 20 £50,000 -9.09% 4
Midlands +64 7 £50,000 - 2
West Midlands +49 6 £50,000 - 2
Wales +34 3 £47,500 +5.56%
Scotland +23 2 £36,500 -33.64% 2
East of England +73 1 £35,000 -41.67% 1
East Midlands +35 1 £37,563 -24.87%

For the 6 months to 2 March 2021, 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.

1 191 (100.00%) CMS
1 191 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 120 (62.83%) .NET
3 106 (55.50%) JavaScript
4 94 (49.21%) C#
5 91 (47.64%) Umbraco
6 90 (47.12%) Agile Software Development
7 84 (43.98%) MVC
8 79 (41.36%) HTML
8 79 (41.36%) CSS
9 68 (35.60%) Azure
10 59 (30.89%) DevOps
11 57 (29.84%) Kentico
12 54 (28.27%) EPiServer
13 50 (26.18%) E-Commerce
14 49 (25.65%) ASP.NET
15 46 (24.08%) React
16 41 (21.47%) Finance
17 40 (20.94%) Node.js
18 38 (19.90%) Marketing
18 38 (19.90%) jQuery
19 35 (18.32%) Git (software)
19 35 (18.32%) HTML5
19 35 (18.32%) Front End Development
20 34 (17.80%) CSS3
20 34 (17.80%) Content Management
21 33 (17.28%) Greenfield Project
22 31 (16.23%) Microsoft
22 31 (16.23%) Adobe
22 31 (16.23%) SQL Server

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
1 191 (100.00%) CMS
2 91 (47.64%) Umbraco
3 57 (29.84%) Kentico
4 54 (28.27%) EPiServer
5 30 (15.71%) WordPress
6 24 (12.57%) Drupal
7 19 (9.95%) IIS
8 14 (7.33%) SharePoint
9 13 (6.81%) Confluence
10 11 (5.76%) Sitefinity
11 6 (3.14%) Content Management Server
12 5 (2.62%) Apache Solr
12 5 (2.62%) Headless CMS
13 1 (0.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 1 (0.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (0.52%) Chatbot
1 1 (0.52%) Figma
1 1 (0.52%) InVision
1 1 (0.52%) Marvel
1 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.52%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 14 (7.33%) nopCommerce
2 10 (5.24%) Magento
3 8 (4.19%) SAP Hybris
3 8 (4.19%) Shopify
4 5 (2.62%) Payment Gateway
5 3 (1.57%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.52%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 68 (35.60%) Azure
2 19 (9.95%) AWS
3 18 (9.42%) SaaS
4 7 (3.66%) OpenShift
5 5 (2.62%) BrowserStack
6 4 (2.09%) Power Platform
7 3 (1.57%) GitHub
7 3 (1.57%) PowerApps
8 2 (1.05%) Dynamics 365
8 2 (1.05%) IaaS
8 2 (1.05%) Logic Apps
8 2 (1.05%) PaaS
9 1 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.52%) Microsoft 365
9 1 (0.52%) npm
9 1 (0.52%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.52%) HTTP
1 1 (0.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (16.23%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.09%) Redis
3 1 (0.52%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 35 (18.32%) Git (software)
2 20 (10.47%) Bitbucket
3 16 (8.38%) JIRA
4 6 (3.14%) Visual Studio
5 4 (2.09%) Octopus Deploy
5 4 (2.09%) TeamCity
6 3 (1.57%) Visual Studio Team System
6 3 (1.57%) webpack
General
1 41 (21.47%) Finance
2 38 (19.90%) Marketing
3 19 (9.95%) Retail
4 7 (3.66%) Games
5 5 (2.62%) Law
6 2 (1.05%) Public Sector
7 1 (0.52%) Advertising
7 1 (0.52%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 121 (63.35%) Developer
2 42 (21.99%) Sitecore Developer
3 40 (20.94%) Senior Developer
4 33 (17.28%) .NET Developer
5 25 (13.09%) Architect
6 22 (11.52%) Project Manager
7 20 (10.47%) Full Stack Developer
7 20 (10.47%) Umbraco Developer
8 18 (9.42%) Digital Architect
9 17 (8.90%) Digital Project Manager
9 17 (8.90%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 16 (8.38%) React Developer
11 14 (7.33%) Senior Full Stack Developer
12 13 (6.81%) CMS Project Manager
13 12 (6.28%) CMS Developer
14 11 (5.76%) Senior React Developer
15 10 (5.24%) Cloud Developer
15 10 (5.24%) Senior Front-End Developer
15 10 (5.24%) Senior Sitecore Developer
16 8 (4.19%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (62.83%) .NET
2 79 (41.36%) CSS
2 79 (41.36%) HTML
3 49 (25.65%) ASP.NET
4 46 (24.08%) React
5 40 (20.94%) Node.js
6 38 (19.90%) jQuery
7 35 (18.32%) HTML5
8 34 (17.80%) CSS3
9 27 (14.14%) .NET Framework
9 27 (14.14%) KnockoutJS
10 24 (12.57%) AngularJS
10 24 (12.57%) Vue.js
10 24 (12.57%) Web Services
11 18 (9.42%) .NET Core
12 17 (8.90%) Entity Framework
12 17 (8.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 15 (7.85%) Sass
14 14 (7.33%) RESTful
15 8 (4.19%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 33 (17.28%) Greenfield Project
2 23 (12.04%) User Experience
3 22 (11.52%) Self-Motivation
4 14 (7.33%) Enterprise Software
4 14 (7.33%) NHS
5 10 (5.24%) Cloud Native
5 10 (5.24%) Public Cloud
6 9 (4.71%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.57%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.05%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.05%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.52%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.52%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.52%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 25 (13.09%) Windows
2 22 (11.52%) Windows Server
3 9 (4.71%) Android
3 9 (4.71%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.05%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (47.12%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (43.98%) MVC
3 59 (30.89%) DevOps
4 50 (26.18%) E-Commerce
5 35 (18.32%) Front End Development
6 34 (17.80%) Content Management
7 30 (15.71%) B2B
7 30 (15.71%) MVVM
8 27 (14.14%) Project Management
9 25 (13.09%) Scrum
10 18 (9.42%) Digital Marketing
10 18 (9.42%) Microservices
10 18 (9.42%) Open Source
10 18 (9.42%) Technical Leadership
11 17 (8.90%) B2C
12 16 (8.38%) Data Privacy
12 16 (8.38%) SEO
12 16 (8.38%) Waterfall
13 15 (7.85%) CRM
14 14 (7.33%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 106 (55.50%) JavaScript
2 94 (49.21%) C#
3 22 (11.52%) SQL
4 8 (4.19%) TypeScript
5 6 (3.14%) T-SQL
6 4 (2.09%) Python
6 4 (2.09%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.05%) Java
7 2 (1.05%) Objective-C
7 2 (1.05%) PHP
8 1 (0.52%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (8.90%) SC Cleared
1 17 (8.90%) Security Cleared
2 5 (2.62%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.57%) Degree
4 2 (1.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (7.33%) WAI
2 3 (1.57%) QA
System Software
1 7 (3.66%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (3.66%) Kubernetes
2 4 (2.09%) Terraform
Vendors
1 191 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 31 (16.23%) Adobe
2 31 (16.23%) Microsoft
3 8 (4.19%) Atlassian
3 8 (4.19%) hybris
3 8 (4.19%) SAP
4 2 (1.05%) Google
4 2 (1.05%) OutSystems
4 2 (1.05%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.52%) UiPath