Period
to 23 May 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 6 months to 23 May 2019 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
UK
6 months to
23 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 620 522 565
Rank change year-on-year -98 +43 +45
Permanent jobs citing Sitecore 541 914 771
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.38% 0.53% 0.46%
As % of the Vendors category 0.89% 1.21% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 374 715 647
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +15.79% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £34,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £84,000 £76,350
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%

Sitecore is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services.

All Vendors
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 61,069 75,497 74,814
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.40% 43.93% 44.22%
Number of salaries quoted 46,678 59,003 60,118
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £81,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% -1.19%

Sitecore
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Sitecore in the UK

Sitecore
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Sitecore in the UK

Sitecore
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Sitecore over the 6 months to 23 May 2019.

Salary histogram for Sitecore in the UK

Sitecore
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 within the UK over the 6 months to 23 May 2019. 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 -86 527 £55,000 - 36
London -51 325 £57,500 -11.54% 18
UK excluding London -66 211 £45,000 - 19
South East +21 80 £51,250 +7.89% 9
North of England -48 64 £45,000 -10.00% 6
South West +11 33 £50,000 +17.65% 2
North West -31 32 £50,000 - 1
Yorkshire +34 31 £45,000 +36.36% 4
Midlands +12 16 £55,000 +26.44% 1
West Midlands +16 12 £55,000 +24.29% 1
East of England +47 7 £33,000 -35.61%
Wales +15 6 £40,000 -
East Midlands +9 4 £61,500 +53.75%
Scotland +7 4 £37,000 -15.43% 1
North East -11 1 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Channel Islands - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 23 May 2019, IT jobs citing Sitecore 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.

1 350 (64.70%) .NET
2 281 (51.94%) Agile Software Development
3 276 (51.02%) CMS
3 276 (51.02%) Sitecore CMS
4 262 (48.43%) C#
5 201 (37.15%) MVC
5 201 (37.15%) JavaScript
6 200 (36.97%) ASP.NET
7 166 (30.68%) SQL
8 160 (29.57%) Microsoft Azure
9 159 (29.39%) HTML
10 145 (26.80%) CSS
11 144 (26.62%) Software Engineering
12 137 (25.32%) Microsoft
13 132 (24.40%) Umbraco
14 130 (24.03%) Content Management
15 128 (23.66%) E-Commerce
16 123 (22.74%) ASP.NET MVC
17 116 (21.44%) Marketing
18 113 (20.89%) User Experience
19 101 (18.67%) DevOps
19 101 (18.67%) SQL Server
20 94 (17.38%) TDD
21 92 (17.01%) Creative Thinking
22 84 (15.53%) Scrum
22 84 (15.53%) ASP.NET Web API
23 77 (14.23%) Continuous Integration
24 76 (14.05%) EPiServer
24 76 (14.05%) AngularJS
25 72 (13.31%) Greenfield Project

Sitecore
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
1 276 (51.02%) CMS
1 276 (51.02%) Sitecore CMS
2 132 (24.40%) Umbraco
3 76 (14.05%) EPiServer
4 53 (9.80%) Kentico
5 44 (8.13%) Sitefinity
6 40 (7.39%) IIS
7 28 (5.18%) SharePoint
8 23 (4.25%) DNN
9 22 (4.07%) Immediacy CMS
10 21 (3.88%) Drupal
11 18 (3.33%) WordPress
12 10 (1.85%) Confluence
13 8 (1.48%) BizTalk Server
14 6 (1.11%) Apache
15 5 (0.92%) Apache Spark
16 4 (0.74%) Commerce Server
16 4 (0.74%) Magnolia
17 2 (0.37%) Anypoint
17 2 (0.37%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 16 (2.96%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (2.40%) MS Visio
3 9 (1.66%) Microsoft Excel
4 6 (1.11%) Photoshop
5 4 (0.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (0.74%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (0.55%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (0.55%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.18%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.18%) Chatbot
7 1 (0.18%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 42 (7.76%) SAP Hybris
2 12 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (1.85%) Magento
4 4 (0.74%) SAP ERP
4 4 (0.74%) SDL Web 8
5 3 (0.55%) NetSuite
5 3 (0.55%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 3 (0.55%) Shopify
6 2 (0.37%) Exstream
7 1 (0.18%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 160 (29.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 48 (8.87%) Amazon AWS
3 25 (4.62%) Google Cloud Platform
4 21 (3.88%) PaaS
5 17 (3.14%) Cloud Computing
6 14 (2.59%) Google Analytics
7 9 (1.66%) Trello
8 8 (1.48%) npm
8 8 (1.48%) Power Platform
8 8 (1.48%) SaaS
8 8 (1.48%) Serverless
9 5 (0.92%) Dynamics 365
9 5 (0.92%) Google App Engine
10 4 (0.74%) Azure Stack
10 4 (0.74%) NuGet
10 4 (0.74%) Slack
11 3 (0.55%) Azure Data Factory
12 2 (0.37%) Firebase
12 2 (0.37%) Google Tag Manager
12 2 (0.37%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.85%) Intranet
2 5 (0.92%) Firewall
3 4 (0.74%) Network Security
4 1 (0.18%) DNS
4 1 (0.18%) HTTP
4 1 (0.18%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (18.67%) SQL Server
2 23 (4.25%) SQL Server 2016
3 17 (3.14%) MongoDB
4 9 (1.66%) Big Data
5 8 (1.48%) Amazon RDS
5 8 (1.48%) MS Access
5 8 (1.48%) NoSQL
5 8 (1.48%) Power BI
6 7 (1.29%) MySQL
6 7 (1.29%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (1.11%) MariaDB
7 6 (1.11%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (0.92%) Hadoop
8 5 (0.92%) SQL Server 2000
8 5 (0.92%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (0.55%) Azure SQL Database
10 3 (0.55%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (0.55%) Redis
Development Applications
1 40 (7.39%) Git (software)
2 22 (4.07%) gulp
3 21 (3.88%) JIRA
3 21 (3.88%) Selenium
4 15 (2.77%) Visual Studio Team System
5 14 (2.59%) Octopus Deploy
6 12 (2.22%) FrontPage
6 12 (2.22%) Jenkins
6 12 (2.22%) TeamCity
7 11 (2.03%) Visual Studio
8 9 (1.66%) Grunt
9 7 (1.29%) webpack
10 5 (0.92%) SpecFlow
11 4 (0.74%) Bower
11 4 (0.74%) Jasmine
11 4 (0.74%) Mocha
11 4 (0.74%) Moq
11 4 (0.74%) MSBuild
11 4 (0.74%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (0.74%) WebDriver
General
1 116 (21.44%) Marketing
2 64 (11.83%) Retail
3 54 (9.98%) Finance
4 20 (3.70%) Back Office
5 19 (3.51%) Law
6 17 (3.14%) Advertising
7 15 (2.77%) Automotive
8 14 (2.59%) Games
9 13 (2.40%) Telecoms
10 7 (1.29%) Banking
10 7 (1.29%) Legal
11 3 (0.55%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.37%) German Language
13 1 (0.18%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 256 (47.32%) Developer
2 145 (26.80%) .NET Developer
3 84 (15.53%) Sitecore Developer
4 79 (14.60%) Architect
5 77 (14.23%) C# Developer
6 58 (10.72%) Analyst
7 48 (8.87%) Senior Analyst
8 44 (8.13%) EPiServer Developer
9 40 (7.39%) CMS Developer
10 36 (6.65%) Business Analyst
10 36 (6.65%) Senior Developer
11 35 (6.47%) C# .NET Developer
11 35 (6.47%) Digital Architect
12 34 (6.28%) Senior Business Analyst
12 34 (6.28%) Solutions Architect
13 30 (5.55%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 28 (5.18%) ASP.NET Developer
14 28 (5.18%) Delivery Manager
15 26 (4.81%) Backend Developer
16 25 (4.62%) Sitecore Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 350 (64.70%) .NET
2 200 (36.97%) ASP.NET
3 159 (29.39%) HTML
4 145 (26.80%) CSS
5 123 (22.74%) ASP.NET MVC
6 84 (15.53%) ASP.NET Web API
7 76 (14.05%) AngularJS
8 62 (11.46%) RESTful
9 48 (8.87%) React
10 45 (8.32%) .NET Framework
11 36 (6.65%) jQuery
12 33 (6.10%) Web Services
13 29 (5.36%) REST
14 25 (4.62%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 25 (4.62%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 23 (4.25%) HTML5
16 22 (4.07%) Entity Framework
16 22 (4.07%) Sass
17 20 (3.70%) Node.js
18 18 (3.33%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 113 (20.89%) User Experience
2 72 (13.31%) Greenfield Project
3 51 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
4 36 (6.65%) Virtual Team
5 26 (4.81%) Mobile App
6 23 (4.25%) Enterprise Software
7 22 (4.07%) Tandem
8 8 (1.48%) Replication
8 8 (1.48%) Self-Motivation
9 7 (1.29%) Taxonomies
10 6 (1.11%) FMCG
11 5 (0.92%) Linux Command Line
12 4 (0.74%) Digital Media
12 4 (0.74%) Social Media
13 3 (0.55%) Algorithms
13 3 (0.55%) iPad
13 3 (0.55%) Photography
14 2 (0.37%) Data Structures
14 2 (0.37%) Equities
14 2 (0.37%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 25 (4.62%) Windows
2 17 (3.14%) Android
2 17 (3.14%) Apple iOS
3 13 (2.40%) Linux
4 2 (0.37%) Unix
5 1 (0.18%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 281 (51.94%) Agile Software Development
2 201 (37.15%) MVC
3 144 (26.62%) Software Engineering
4 130 (24.03%) Content Management
5 128 (23.66%) E-Commerce
6 101 (18.67%) DevOps
7 94 (17.38%) TDD
8 92 (17.01%) Creative Thinking
9 84 (15.53%) Scrum
10 77 (14.23%) Continuous Integration
11 60 (11.09%) Unit Testing
12 58 (10.72%) Front End Development
13 54 (9.98%) Problem-Solving
14 52 (9.61%) Web Development
15 51 (9.43%) Microservices
16 49 (9.06%) Business Analysis
17 47 (8.69%) User Stories
18 46 (8.50%) SDLC
19 44 (8.13%) Continuous Improvement
19 44 (8.13%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 262 (48.43%) C#
2 201 (37.15%) JavaScript
3 166 (30.68%) SQL
4 26 (4.81%) Java
5 20 (3.70%) PHP
6 18 (3.33%) T-SQL
7 15 (2.77%) VB.NET
8 9 (1.66%) Python
8 9 (1.66%) TypeScript
9 8 (1.48%) ES6
10 5 (0.92%) Ruby
10 5 (0.92%) Scala
11 2 (0.37%) C
11 2 (0.37%) Lingo
11 2 (0.37%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.18%) Groovy
12 1 (0.18%) Perl
12 1 (0.18%) VBA
Qualifications
1 54 (9.98%) Degree
2 10 (1.85%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (1.11%) TOGAF Certification
4 5 (0.92%) MCSD
5 3 (0.55%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.37%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.18%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.18%) PMP
7 1 (0.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (9.98%) QA
2 13 (2.40%) SLA
3 12 (2.22%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (2.40%) Docker
2 2 (0.37%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (1.29%) Single Sign-On
2 6 (1.11%) Kubernetes
3 2 (0.37%) CloudHub
4 1 (0.18%) Ansible
4 1 (0.18%) Docker Swarm
4 1 (0.18%) Terraform
Vendors
1 137 (25.32%) Microsoft
2 52 (9.61%) Oracle
3 48 (8.87%) SAP
4 45 (8.32%) Google
5 42 (7.76%) Adobe
5 42 (7.76%) ATG
5 42 (7.76%) hybris
6 28 (5.18%) Salesforce.com
7 22 (4.07%) Alterian
8 7 (1.29%) Screaming Frog
9 5 (0.92%) MuleSoft
9 5 (0.92%) Pega
10 4 (0.74%) Facebook
10 4 (0.74%) OutSystems
10 4 (0.74%) Twitter
11 3 (0.55%) Demandware
11 3 (0.55%) ForgeRock
11 3 (0.55%) OpenText
11 3 (0.55%) VMware
11 3 (0.55%) YouTube