Period
to 18 August 2017

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 18 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sitecore CMS
UK
6 months to
18 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 645 750 828
Rank change year-on-year +105 +78 -106
Permanent jobs citing Sitecore CMS 621 551 503
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.35% 0.28% 0.23%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.95% 1.50% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 511 472 440
UK median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £32,000 £31,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £76,500 £72,500 £63,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

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

Application Platform Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 31811 36708 41842
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 17.97% 18.58% 19.26%
Number of salaries quoted 25668 31225 34608
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,375 £26,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +3.90%

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 18 August 2017.

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 18 August 2017. 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 +117 570 £47,500 +5.56% 22
UK excluding London +60 344 £42,500 +6.25% 19
London +101 272 £55,000 +4.76% 12
South East +129 134 £51,000 +13.33% 2
North of England +14 100 £42,500 +21.43% 6
North West +39 86 £42,500 -2.86% 5
Scotland -2 27 £40,000 -11.11% 9
East of England +15 24 £45,750 -23.11%
South West -20 21 £40,000 - 1
Wales +22 20 £38,750 +10.71%
Midlands +20 19 £37,500 -9.64% 1
West Midlands +14 17 £38,750 -8.82% 1
Yorkshire -15 9 £32,500 -7.14% 1
North East +15 5 £52,500 +75.00%
East Midlands +14 1 £35,000 -12.50%

For the 6 months to 18 August 2017, IT jobs citing Sitecore CMS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Sitecore CMS.

1 621 (100.00%) CMS
1 621 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 483 (77.78%) .NET
3 417 (67.15%) C#
4 333 (53.62%) SQL Server
5 317 (51.05%) JavaScript
6 312 (50.24%) MVC
7 304 (48.95%) Agile Software Development
8 302 (48.63%) ASP.NET
9 293 (47.18%) CSS
10 286 (46.05%) HTML
11 275 (44.28%) Umbraco
12 227 (36.55%) Microsoft
13 190 (30.60%) jQuery
14 182 (29.31%) SQL
15 166 (26.73%) Content Management
15 166 (26.73%) Web Development
16 160 (25.76%) EPiServer
16 160 (25.76%) ASP.NET MVC
17 154 (24.80%) Finance
18 136 (21.90%) Scrum
19 131 (21.10%) Team Foundation Server
20 129 (20.77%) Marketing
21 113 (18.20%) TDD
22 110 (17.71%) AngularJS
23 101 (16.26%) Microsoft Azure
24 94 (15.14%) Degree
25 90 (14.49%) Web Services
26 81 (13.04%) HTML5
26 81 (13.04%) ASP.NET Web API

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
1 621 (100.00%) CMS
2 275 (44.28%) Umbraco
3 160 (25.76%) EPiServer
4 72 (11.59%) Kentico
5 61 (9.82%) Sitefinity
6 42 (6.76%) Drupal
7 33 (5.31%) Immediacy CMS
8 27 (4.35%) DNN
9 23 (3.70%) IIS
10 18 (2.90%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 18 (2.90%) SharePoint
11 17 (2.74%) Alfresco
12 16 (2.58%) WordPress
13 12 (1.93%) Content Management Server
14 10 (1.61%) Confluence
15 7 (1.13%) WebSphere
16 4 (0.64%) CoreMedia CMS
16 4 (0.64%) Joomla!
17 3 (0.48%) Apache Solr
17 3 (0.48%) Mule
Applications
1 9 (1.45%) Photoshop
2 3 (0.48%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (0.32%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 30 (4.83%) Eloqua
2 14 (2.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (2.25%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 11 (1.77%) SessionCam
3 11 (1.77%) Social Studio
4 6 (0.97%) SAP Hybris
5 5 (0.81%) nopCommerce
6 4 (0.64%) Magento
6 4 (0.64%) SDL Web 8
7 1 (0.16%) Adobe Campaign
7 1 (0.16%) Toggl
Cloud Services
1 101 (16.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 55 (8.86%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (2.74%) Google Analytics
4 14 (2.25%) GitHub
5 11 (1.77%) Adobe Analytics
6 9 (1.45%) Amazon EC2
6 9 (1.45%) SaaS
7 5 (0.81%) PaaS
8 2 (0.32%) Dynamics 365
8 2 (0.32%) Sauce Labs
9 1 (0.16%) IaaS
9 1 (0.16%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 5 (0.81%) Internet
1 5 (0.81%) Intranet
2 4 (0.64%) Extranet
3 2 (0.32%) SSH
3 2 (0.32%) SSL
4 1 (0.16%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 333 (53.62%) SQL Server
2 27 (4.35%) MongoDB
3 23 (3.70%) NoSQL
4 21 (3.38%) Couchbase
5 19 (3.06%) MySQL
5 19 (3.06%) SQL Server 2008
6 17 (2.74%) Relational Database
7 14 (2.25%) Data Warehouse
7 14 (2.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 11 (1.77%) Mixpanel
9 10 (1.61%) Big Data
9 10 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (0.64%) RDBMS
12 3 (0.48%) SQL Server 2005
13 2 (0.32%) Azure SQL Database
13 2 (0.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 1 (0.16%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 131 (21.10%) Team Foundation Server
2 73 (11.76%) Git (software)
3 55 (8.86%) NUnit
4 54 (8.70%) Visual Studio
5 49 (7.89%) TeamCity
6 34 (5.48%) Octopus Deploy
7 31 (4.99%) gulp
8 28 (4.51%) Selenium
9 27 (4.35%) JIRA
10 21 (3.38%) Karma Test Runner
11 19 (3.06%) Bower
11 19 (3.06%) Mocha
11 19 (3.06%) Protractor
11 19 (3.06%) Sinon.JS
12 9 (1.45%) Mercurial
13 7 (1.13%) Grunt
13 7 (1.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 7 (1.13%) TestRail
14 6 (0.97%) Bitbucket
14 6 (0.97%) WebDriver
General
1 154 (24.80%) Finance
2 129 (20.77%) Marketing
3 42 (6.76%) Advertising
4 28 (4.51%) Retail
5 10 (1.61%) Banking
6 7 (1.13%) Legal
6 7 (1.13%) Multimedia
7 6 (0.97%) Financial Institution
7 6 (0.97%) Games
8 4 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.48%) Online Betting
10 2 (0.32%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.16%) Automotive
11 1 (0.16%) Front Office
11 1 (0.16%) German Language
11 1 (0.16%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.16%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 454 (73.11%) Developer
2 307 (49.44%) .NET Developer
3 108 (17.39%) Sitecore Developer
4 107 (17.23%) Web Developer
5 90 (14.49%) C# Developer
6 83 (13.37%) Senior Developer
7 81 (13.04%) C# .NET Developer
8 78 (12.56%) CMS Developer
9 69 (11.11%) Senior .NET Developer
10 46 (7.41%) Lead Developer
11 41 (6.60%) Digital Developer
12 39 (6.28%) .NET Web Developer
13 34 (5.48%) Architect
14 33 (5.31%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 31 (4.99%) C# Web Developer
16 29 (4.67%) Analyst
17 28 (4.51%) EPiServer Developer
17 28 (4.51%) SQL Developer
17 28 (4.51%) SQL Server Developer
18 22 (3.54%) Lead .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 483 (77.78%) .NET
2 302 (48.63%) ASP.NET
3 293 (47.18%) CSS
4 286 (46.05%) HTML
5 190 (30.60%) jQuery
6 160 (25.76%) ASP.NET MVC
7 110 (17.71%) AngularJS
8 90 (14.49%) Web Services
9 81 (13.04%) ASP.NET Web API
9 81 (13.04%) HTML5
10 79 (12.72%) .NET Framework
11 78 (12.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 62 (9.98%) RESTful
13 46 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 45 (7.25%) WCF
15 44 (7.09%) Backbone.js
15 44 (7.09%) CSS3
16 42 (6.76%) Entity Framework
16 42 (6.76%) KnockoutJS
17 41 (6.60%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 73 (11.76%) User Experience
2 26 (4.19%) N-Tier
3 23 (3.70%) Mobile App
4 19 (3.06%) Cloud Native
4 19 (3.06%) Management Information System
4 19 (3.06%) Social Media
5 17 (2.74%) Greenfield Project
6 12 (1.93%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (1.77%) Computer Science
8 8 (1.29%) Digital Media
9 7 (1.13%) iPad
10 6 (0.97%) Blog
10 6 (0.97%) Equities
10 6 (0.97%) Fixed Income
10 6 (0.97%) Tandem
11 5 (0.81%) Virtual Team
12 4 (0.64%) Enterprise Software
13 3 (0.48%) Online Games
14 2 (0.32%) Pharmacovigilance
14 2 (0.32%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 27 (4.35%) Android
1 27 (4.35%) Apple iOS
2 12 (1.93%) Windows
3 11 (1.77%) Windows Server
4 3 (0.48%) Linux
5 2 (0.32%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 312 (50.24%) MVC
2 304 (48.95%) Agile Software Development
3 166 (26.73%) Content Management
3 166 (26.73%) Web Development
4 136 (21.90%) Scrum
5 113 (18.20%) TDD
6 78 (12.56%) SDLC
7 72 (11.59%) Test Automation
8 63 (10.14%) E-Commerce
9 55 (8.86%) Dependency Injection
10 53 (8.53%) CRM
10 53 (8.53%) E-business
11 51 (8.21%) OO
11 51 (8.21%) Web Application Development
12 49 (7.89%) Responsive Web Design
13 47 (7.57%) Analytics
13 47 (7.57%) DevOps
14 44 (7.09%) Marketing Automation
14 44 (7.09%) SEO
15 42 (6.76%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 417 (67.15%) C#
2 317 (51.05%) JavaScript
3 182 (29.31%) SQL
4 62 (9.98%) T-SQL
5 25 (4.03%) PHP
6 13 (2.09%) Java
7 4 (0.64%) C
7 4 (0.64%) PowerShell
7 4 (0.64%) VB.NET
8 3 (0.48%) Python
8 3 (0.48%) Ruby
9 2 (0.32%) R
10 1 (0.16%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 94 (15.14%) Degree
2 17 (2.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (2.42%) ISEB
4 8 (1.29%) MCSD
5 7 (1.13%) ISTQB
6 6 (0.97%) Master's Degree
7 5 (0.81%) Computer Science Degree
8 3 (0.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.16%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (9.34%) QA
2 14 (2.25%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.32%) SLA
4 1 (0.16%) HIPAA
4 1 (0.16%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.16%) PMO
4 1 (0.16%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (0.32%) Docker
1 2 (0.32%) Virtual Machines
1 2 (0.32%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 3 (0.48%) Kibana
2 2 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.32%) Puppet
2 2 (0.32%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 621 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 227 (36.55%) Microsoft
3 30 (4.83%) Marketo
4 28 (4.51%) Adobe
4 28 (4.51%) Salesforce.com
5 27 (4.35%) Alterian
6 21 (3.38%) Oracle
7 17 (2.74%) Google
8 16 (2.58%) Xamarin
9 14 (2.25%) Alteryx
9 14 (2.25%) Facebook
9 14 (2.25%) Twitter
10 11 (1.77%) Hootsuite
10 11 (1.77%) Optimizely
10 11 (1.77%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
11 10 (1.61%) Alias
11 10 (1.61%) ATG
11 10 (1.61%) Cadence
11 10 (1.61%) hybris
12 7 (1.13%) SAP