Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sitecore CMS
UK
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 693 647 754
Rank change year-on-year -46 +107 +83
Permanent jobs citing Sitecore CMS 526 615 555
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.31% 0.35% 0.28%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.87% 1.92% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 385 506 474
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,625 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.59% +1.39% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £76,375 £72,125
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% -

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 28,162 31,950 36,959
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.61% 18.05% 18.62%
Number of salaries quoted 22,522 25,804 31,426
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 £26,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £76,250 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.02% +3.75% -

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 15 August 2018.

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 15 August 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 -27 505 £50,000 +5.26% 51
UK excluding London -41 265 £43,750 +2.94% 30
London +26 253 £57,500 +4.55% 23
South East -3 121 £45,000 -11.76% 10
North of England -3 75 £40,000 -5.88% 6
North West -14 51 £45,000 +5.88% 3
South West -10 29 £37,500 -6.25% 9
East of England +2 17 £67,500 +47.54%
North East -11 13 £32,000 -39.05%
Yorkshire +27 11 £33,000 -2.22% 3
Midlands +13 10 £41,250 +10.00% 3
Scotland -25 7 £42,500 +6.25% 1
East Midlands +18 6 £41,250 +17.86% 2
Wales -11 6 £40,000 +5.26% 1
West Midlands +21 4 £40,500 +8.00% 1

For the 6 months to 15 August 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.

1 526 (100.00%) CMS
1 526 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 376 (71.48%) .NET
3 299 (56.84%) MVC
4 284 (53.99%) Agile Software Development
5 278 (52.85%) C#
6 264 (50.19%) HTML
7 250 (47.53%) Umbraco
8 249 (47.34%) JavaScript
9 240 (45.63%) CSS
10 225 (42.78%) ASP.NET
11 182 (34.60%) SQL Server
12 177 (33.65%) Content Management
13 170 (32.32%) EPiServer
14 159 (30.23%) AngularJS
15 152 (28.90%) Microsoft
16 151 (28.71%) Marketing
17 140 (26.62%) ASP.NET MVC
18 130 (24.71%) TDD
19 128 (24.33%) jQuery
20 120 (22.81%) SQL
21 110 (20.91%) Microsoft Azure
21 110 (20.91%) User Experience
22 108 (20.53%) HTML5
23 106 (20.15%) Git (software)
24 104 (19.77%) Software Engineering
25 103 (19.58%) DevOps
26 95 (18.06%) Microservices
26 95 (18.06%) Kentico
26 95 (18.06%) E-Commerce

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
1 526 (100.00%) CMS
2 250 (47.53%) Umbraco
3 170 (32.32%) EPiServer
4 95 (18.06%) Kentico
5 40 (7.60%) Sitefinity
6 32 (6.08%) Immediacy CMS
7 31 (5.89%) DNN
8 29 (5.51%) Drupal
9 20 (3.80%) IIS
9 20 (3.80%) WordPress
10 16 (3.04%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 16 (3.04%) WebSphere
11 10 (1.90%) Confluence
12 7 (1.33%) Commerce Server
13 6 (1.14%) Content Management Server
14 5 (0.95%) Apache Solr
15 4 (0.76%) Joomla!
15 4 (0.76%) SharePoint
16 3 (0.57%) Plone
16 3 (0.57%) Zope
Applications
1 4 (0.76%) Chatbot
2 2 (0.38%) Adobe Premiere
2 2 (0.38%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.38%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.19%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.19%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 47 (8.94%) SAP Hybris
2 39 (7.41%) Eloqua
3 6 (1.14%) SDL Web 8
4 4 (0.76%) Payment Gateway
5 2 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.38%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 110 (20.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 69 (13.12%) Amazon AWS
3 39 (7.41%) npm
4 11 (2.09%) PaaS
5 10 (1.90%) Google Analytics
6 3 (0.57%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (0.57%) IaaS
7 2 (0.38%) SaaS
8 1 (0.19%) AdWords
8 1 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.19%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.19%) GitHub
8 1 (0.19%) Google Tag Manager
8 1 (0.19%) Office 365
8 1 (0.19%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.28%) HTTP
2 6 (1.14%) DNS
2 6 (1.14%) FTP
2 6 (1.14%) SMTP
2 6 (1.14%) SSL
3 1 (0.19%) Intranet
3 1 (0.19%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 182 (34.60%) SQL Server
2 53 (10.08%) NoSQL
3 51 (9.70%) MongoDB
4 39 (7.41%) Couchbase
5 17 (3.23%) MySQL
6 15 (2.85%) SQL Server 2016
7 7 (1.33%) RDBMS
7 7 (1.33%) Relational Database
8 6 (1.14%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (0.76%) Cosmos DB
9 4 (0.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (0.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (0.57%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (0.57%) Hadoop
10 3 (0.57%) MariaDB
10 3 (0.57%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (0.57%) Redis
10 3 (0.57%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (0.38%) Endeca
Development Applications
1 106 (20.15%) Git (software)
2 83 (15.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 70 (13.31%) Visual Studio
4 65 (12.36%) TeamCity
5 60 (11.41%) gulp
6 53 (10.08%) Octopus Deploy
7 41 (7.79%) Selenium
8 39 (7.41%) Bower
8 39 (7.41%) Karma Test Runner
8 39 (7.41%) Mocha
8 39 (7.41%) Protractor
8 39 (7.41%) Sinon.JS
9 24 (4.56%) JIRA
10 21 (3.99%) Grunt
11 15 (2.85%) Jenkins
12 14 (2.66%) Subversion
13 10 (1.90%) Mercurial
13 10 (1.90%) MSBuild
13 10 (1.90%) NUnit
14 9 (1.71%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 151 (28.71%) Marketing
2 88 (16.73%) Finance
3 44 (8.37%) Advertising
4 28 (5.32%) Retail
5 15 (2.85%) Banking
6 12 (2.28%) Telecoms
7 6 (1.14%) Electronics
8 5 (0.95%) Digital Economy
8 5 (0.95%) Publishing
9 4 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.38%) Back Office
11 1 (0.19%) Games
11 1 (0.19%) Law
11 1 (0.19%) Legal
11 1 (0.19%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 322 (61.22%) Developer
2 212 (40.30%) .NET Developer
3 76 (14.45%) Sitecore Developer
4 73 (13.88%) C# Developer
5 50 (9.51%) C# .NET Developer
6 42 (7.98%) Lead Developer
7 40 (7.60%) Delivery Manager
8 37 (7.03%) Project Manager
8 37 (7.03%) Senior Developer
8 37 (7.03%) Technical Manager
9 36 (6.84%) Technical Delivery Manager
9 36 (6.84%) Web Developer
10 35 (6.65%) CMS Developer
11 33 (6.27%) Architect
12 32 (6.08%) EPiServer Developer
13 27 (5.13%) Digital Project Manager
14 26 (4.94%) Digital Delivery Manager
14 26 (4.94%) E-Commerce Manager
15 25 (4.75%) Lead .NET Developer
15 25 (4.75%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 376 (71.48%) .NET
2 264 (50.19%) HTML
3 240 (45.63%) CSS
4 225 (42.78%) ASP.NET
5 159 (30.23%) AngularJS
6 140 (26.62%) ASP.NET MVC
7 128 (24.33%) jQuery
8 108 (20.53%) HTML5
9 87 (16.54%) ASP.NET Web API
9 87 (16.54%) RESTful
10 84 (15.97%) CSS3
11 78 (14.83%) Sass
12 75 (14.26%) Web Services
13 72 (13.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 71 (13.50%) LESS
15 64 (12.17%) React
16 48 (9.13%) .NET Framework
17 46 (8.75%) Backbone.js
18 45 (8.56%) REST
19 41 (7.79%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 110 (20.91%) User Experience
2 41 (7.79%) Greenfield Project
3 39 (7.41%) Cloud Native
3 39 (7.41%) Virtual Team
4 26 (4.94%) Mobile App
5 24 (4.56%) Computer Science
6 15 (2.85%) Tandem
7 11 (2.09%) Management Information System
8 10 (1.90%) Social Media
9 9 (1.71%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (1.71%) Blog
10 8 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (1.14%) FMCG
11 6 (1.14%) iPad
12 4 (0.76%) Self-Motivation
13 3 (0.57%) Private Cloud
14 1 (0.19%) Cyberthreat
14 1 (0.19%) Data Structures
14 1 (0.19%) Driving Licence
14 1 (0.19%) Minimum Viable Product
Operating Systems
1 15 (2.85%) Android
1 15 (2.85%) Apple iOS
2 13 (2.47%) Windows
3 6 (1.14%) Windows Server
4 3 (0.57%) Linux
5 1 (0.19%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 299 (56.84%) MVC
2 284 (53.99%) Agile Software Development
3 177 (33.65%) Content Management
4 130 (24.71%) TDD
5 104 (19.77%) Software Engineering
6 103 (19.58%) DevOps
7 95 (18.06%) E-Commerce
7 95 (18.06%) Microservices
8 82 (15.59%) Continuous Improvement
8 82 (15.59%) Web Application Development
9 73 (13.88%) Web Development
10 70 (13.31%) Scrum
11 67 (12.74%) Problem-Solving
12 61 (11.60%) Analytics
13 59 (11.22%) BDD
14 57 (10.84%) SEO
15 52 (9.89%) B2B
15 52 (9.89%) Responsive Web Design
16 50 (9.51%) B2C
17 48 (9.13%) Enterprise Content Management
Programming Languages
1 278 (52.85%) C#
2 249 (47.34%) JavaScript
3 120 (22.81%) SQL
4 34 (6.46%) Java
5 15 (2.85%) PHP
6 11 (2.09%) T-SQL
7 10 (1.90%) Python
8 9 (1.71%) Apple Swift
8 9 (1.71%) C++
8 9 (1.71%) Kotlin
9 6 (1.14%) VB.NET
10 5 (0.95%) PowerShell
11 4 (0.76%) Bash Shell
11 4 (0.76%) Ruby
11 4 (0.76%) VB
12 3 (0.57%) C
13 2 (0.38%) ES6
13 2 (0.38%) Groovy
13 2 (0.38%) TypeScript
14 1 (0.19%) Progress 4GL
Qualifications
1 74 (14.07%) Degree
2 39 (7.41%) SAFe Agilist
3 12 (2.28%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.38%) MCSD
6 1 (0.19%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.19%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (9.51%) QA
2 3 (0.57%) Data Quality
2 3 (0.57%) GCP
2 3 (0.57%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (0.57%) Docker
1 3 (0.57%) Varnish
2 1 (0.19%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (1.14%) Terraform
2 3 (0.57%) Ansible
2 3 (0.57%) HAProxy
2 3 (0.57%) Kubernetes
2 3 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 526 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 152 (28.90%) Microsoft
3 59 (11.22%) hybris
4 57 (10.84%) ATG
5 51 (9.70%) Oracle
6 48 (9.13%) SAP
7 40 (7.60%) Marketo
8 30 (5.70%) Capita
9 29 (5.51%) Alterian
10 28 (5.32%) Alias
11 21 (3.99%) Adobe
12 18 (3.42%) Google
13 10 (1.90%) IBM
14 9 (1.71%) Salesforce.com
15 7 (1.33%) BT
15 7 (1.33%) Intershop
15 7 (1.33%) Venda
16 5 (0.95%) Twitter
17 3 (0.57%) CenturyLink
18 2 (0.38%) Alteryx