Period
to 18 October 2021

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 18 October 2021 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
18 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 702 585 687
Rank change year-on-year -117 +102 -90
Permanent jobs citing Sitecore 351 108 445
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.28% 0.23% 0.32%
As % of the Vendors category 0.72% 0.58% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 289 89 320
10th Percentile £37,750 £37,237 £34,802
25th Percentile £41,250 £45,000 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year - -4.35% +15.00%
75th Percentile £72,500 £63,750 £73,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £79,000 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09% +22.22%

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 48,954 18,734 57,651
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.07% 39.10% 41.99%
Number of salaries quoted 32,524 14,983 44,339
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £27,000
25th Percentile £38,750 £40,000 £36,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
75th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £67,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £87,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.06% +4.44% -

Sitecore
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Sitecore in the UK

Sitecore
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Sitecore in the UK

Sitecore
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Sitecore over the 6 months to 18 October 2021.

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 18 October 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 -142 281 £60,000 +9.09% 57
UK excluding London -146 167 £55,000 +10.00% 35
Work from Home -160 144 £49,500 -7.91% 10
London -173 123 £62,500 +9.89% 27
South East -134 54 £60,000 - 8
South West -53 49 £50,300 +0.60% 4
North of England -115 38 £50,000 +5.26% 10
North West -85 23 £55,000 +15.79% 2
Scotland - 13 £65,000 - 3
Midlands -106 12 £47,500 -5.00% 3
Yorkshire -101 11 £47,500 +5.56% 4
East Midlands -69 8 £47,500 +26.45%
East of England - 6 £51,250 - 5
North East -36 4 £48,750 +25.00% 4
West Midlands -117 4 £65,000 +30.00% 3
Wales - 2 £52,500 - 2

For the 6 months to 18 October 2021, 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.

1 249 (70.94%) CMS
1 249 (70.94%) Sitecore CMS
2 203 (57.83%) .NET
3 170 (48.43%) Azure
4 169 (48.15%) JavaScript
5 163 (46.44%) Umbraco
6 155 (44.16%) DevOps
7 148 (42.17%) Social Skills
8 145 (41.31%) Microsoft
9 143 (40.74%) C#
10 135 (38.46%) EPiServer
11 127 (36.18%) MVC
12 125 (35.61%) HTML
13 124 (35.33%) CSS
14 120 (34.19%) ASP.NET
15 118 (33.62%) SQL Server
16 112 (31.91%) E-Commerce
17 111 (31.62%) Kentico
18 110 (31.34%) CRM
19 107 (30.48%) Agile Software Development
20 95 (27.07%) SQL
21 94 (26.78%) .NET Core
22 93 (26.50%) Content Management
23 85 (24.22%) Git (software)
24 81 (23.08%) Marketing
25 78 (22.22%) User Experience
26 75 (21.37%) IIS
27 73 (20.80%) Front End Development
28 72 (20.51%) B2C
29 68 (19.37%) B2B

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
1 249 (70.94%) CMS
1 249 (70.94%) Sitecore CMS
2 163 (46.44%) Umbraco
3 135 (38.46%) EPiServer
4 111 (31.62%) Kentico
5 75 (21.37%) IIS
6 61 (17.38%) SharePoint
7 55 (15.67%) Headless CMS
8 30 (8.55%) WordPress
9 27 (7.69%) Drupal
10 21 (5.98%) Confluence
11 16 (4.56%) Sitefinity
12 4 (1.14%) Apache Solr
13 3 (0.85%) Elasticsearch
14 2 (0.57%) Apache
15 1 (0.28%) nginx
15 1 (0.28%) SAS
15 1 (0.28%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (1.99%) Photoshop
2 6 (1.71%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (1.71%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (0.85%) Figma
3 3 (0.85%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.85%) Sketch
4 2 (0.57%) InVision
5 1 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.28%) Adobe XD
5 1 (0.28%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 24 (6.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (3.99%) Payment Gateway
3 11 (3.13%) Sage 200
4 9 (2.56%) Magento
5 6 (1.71%) Dynamics AX
5 6 (1.71%) SDL Web 8
6 4 (1.14%) SAP Hybris
6 4 (1.14%) Shopify
7 1 (0.28%) SessionCam
7 1 (0.28%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 170 (48.43%) Azure
2 31 (8.83%) IaaS
2 31 (8.83%) Microsoft 365
3 28 (7.98%) PaaS
4 27 (7.69%) SaaS
5 18 (5.13%) Google Analytics
6 17 (4.84%) AWS
7 16 (4.56%) Power Platform
8 15 (4.27%) Dynamics 365
9 14 (3.99%) GitHub
10 11 (3.13%) GCP
10 11 (3.13%) Mimecast
10 11 (3.13%) OneDrive
11 10 (2.85%) Serverless
12 9 (2.56%) PowerApps
13 8 (2.28%) Azure Logic Apps
13 8 (2.28%) Azure Stack
14 5 (1.42%) Amazon ECS
14 5 (1.42%) AWS Lambda
15 4 (1.14%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 20 (5.70%) SSL
2 17 (4.84%) DNS
3 11 (3.13%) DHCP
3 11 (3.13%) Firewall
3 11 (3.13%) IPsec
3 11 (3.13%) TCP/IP
3 11 (3.13%) VLAN
3 11 (3.13%) VoIP
3 11 (3.13%) VPN
4 3 (0.85%) Skype
5 2 (0.57%) WEP
6 1 (0.28%) Extranet
6 1 (0.28%) Internet
6 1 (0.28%) Intranet
6 1 (0.28%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 118 (33.62%) SQL Server
2 10 (2.85%) Relational Database
3 7 (1.99%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (1.99%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (1.71%) Power BI
5 5 (1.42%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (0.85%) MongoDB
7 2 (0.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.28%) Big Data
8 1 (0.28%) Data Lake
8 1 (0.28%) MySQL
8 1 (0.28%) Redis
Development Applications
1 85 (24.22%) Git (software)
2 66 (18.80%) Visual Studio
3 47 (13.39%) ReSharper
4 42 (11.97%) JIRA
5 14 (3.99%) Jenkins
6 13 (3.70%) TeamCity
7 12 (3.42%) Octopus Deploy
8 11 (3.13%) Selenium
9 8 (2.28%) Bitbucket
9 8 (2.28%) git-flow
9 8 (2.28%) webpack
10 6 (1.71%) Grunt
10 6 (1.71%) gulp
11 3 (0.85%) Appium
11 3 (0.85%) Babel
11 3 (0.85%) Calabash
11 3 (0.85%) CircleCI
12 2 (0.57%) Visual Studio Code
13 1 (0.28%) Mercurial
13 1 (0.28%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 148 (42.17%) Social Skills
2 81 (23.08%) Marketing
3 40 (11.40%) Finance
4 24 (6.84%) Retail
5 22 (6.27%) Organisational Skills
6 18 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (3.42%) Influencing Skills
7 12 (3.42%) Pharmaceutical
8 8 (2.28%) Automotive
9 7 (1.99%) Legal
9 7 (1.99%) Publishing
10 6 (1.71%) Advertising
10 6 (1.71%) Back Office
10 6 (1.71%) Presentation Skills
11 5 (1.42%) Law
11 5 (1.42%) Military
12 3 (0.85%) Inclusion and Diversity
13 2 (0.57%) Banking
13 2 (0.57%) Games
13 2 (0.57%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 180 (51.28%) Developer
2 108 (30.77%) .NET Developer
3 48 (13.68%) Architect
4 38 (10.83%) Senior Developer
5 36 (10.26%) Sitecore Developer
6 27 (7.69%) Digital Developer
7 26 (7.41%) Senior .NET Developer
8 24 (6.84%) Project Manager
9 22 (6.27%) .NET Software Developer
9 22 (6.27%) Digital Architect
10 20 (5.70%) Head of Development
10 20 (5.70%) Head of Digital
10 20 (5.70%) Head of E-Commerce
10 20 (5.70%) Web Developer
11 19 (5.41%) Digital Project Manager
11 19 (5.41%) Full Stack Developer
12 18 (5.13%) .NET Web Developer
13 17 (4.84%) C# Developer
13 17 (4.84%) Solutions Architect
14 16 (4.56%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 203 (57.83%) .NET
2 125 (35.61%) HTML
3 124 (35.33%) CSS
4 120 (34.19%) ASP.NET
5 94 (26.78%) .NET Core
6 68 (19.37%) HTML5
7 63 (17.95%) CSS3
8 60 (17.09%) React
9 52 (14.81%) AngularJS
10 44 (12.54%) Vue.js
11 40 (11.40%) jQuery
12 38 (10.83%) ASP.NET MVC
13 24 (6.84%) .NET Framework
14 17 (4.84%) Node.js
14 17 (4.84%) RESTful
14 17 (4.84%) Web Services
15 16 (4.56%) JSON
15 16 (4.56%) XML
16 15 (4.27%) REST
17 12 (3.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 78 (22.22%) User Experience
2 20 (5.70%) Self-Motivation
2 20 (5.70%) Xbox
3 14 (3.99%) FMCG
4 12 (3.42%) Hybrid Cloud
5 10 (2.85%) Enterprise Cloud
6 7 (1.99%) Cloud Native
7 6 (1.71%) Marketing Technology
8 5 (1.42%) Animation
8 5 (1.42%) Mobile App
8 5 (1.42%) Social Media
9 4 (1.14%) Life Science
10 3 (0.85%) Fat Client
10 3 (0.85%) Greenfield Project
10 3 (0.85%) Thin Client
10 3 (0.85%) W3C
11 2 (0.57%) Augmented Reality
11 2 (0.57%) Podcast
12 1 (0.28%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.28%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 67 (19.09%) Windows
2 64 (18.23%) Windows Server
3 19 (5.41%) Android
3 19 (5.41%) Apple iOS
4 11 (3.13%) Windows 10
4 11 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (3.13%) Windows Server 2019
5 2 (0.57%) Linux
6 1 (0.28%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.28%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (44.16%) DevOps
2 127 (36.18%) MVC
3 112 (31.91%) E-Commerce
4 110 (31.34%) CRM
5 107 (30.48%) Agile Software Development
6 93 (26.50%) Content Management
7 73 (20.80%) Front End Development
8 72 (20.51%) B2C
9 68 (19.37%) B2B
10 66 (18.80%) Data Privacy
11 64 (18.23%) Problem-Solving
12 62 (17.66%) SEO
13 61 (17.38%) Web Development
14 56 (15.95%) ERP
14 56 (15.95%) Unit Testing
14 56 (15.95%) Web Application Development
15 46 (13.11%) Dependency Injection
16 44 (12.54%) Full Stack Development
17 38 (10.83%) Scrum
18 36 (10.26%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 169 (48.15%) JavaScript
2 143 (40.74%) C#
3 95 (27.07%) SQL
4 16 (4.56%) PowerShell
5 14 (3.99%) Python
6 7 (1.99%) ES6
6 7 (1.99%) PHP
6 7 (1.99%) TypeScript
6 7 (1.99%) VB.NET
7 3 (0.85%) C
7 3 (0.85%) Java
7 3 (0.85%) Ruby
8 1 (0.28%) C++
8 1 (0.28%) Embedded C
8 1 (0.28%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 29 (8.26%) Degree
2 12 (3.42%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (1.42%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (1.14%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.14%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.85%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (19.37%) Accessibility
2 13 (3.70%) QA
3 12 (3.42%) GDPR
4 3 (0.85%) Cyber Essentials
4 3 (0.85%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (3.13%) Active Directory
1 11 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
1 11 (3.13%) vSphere
2 6 (1.71%) Docker
3 1 (0.28%) Varnish
3 1 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 11 (3.13%) Microsoft Intune
2 6 (1.71%) Kubernetes
3 5 (1.42%) Consul
3 5 (1.42%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 145 (41.31%) Microsoft
2 30 (8.55%) Adobe
3 28 (7.98%) Optimizely
4 23 (6.55%) Google
5 20 (5.70%) Spotify
6 19 (5.41%) Salesforce.com
7 11 (3.13%) Palo Alto
7 11 (3.13%) Sage
7 11 (3.13%) Sophos
7 11 (3.13%) VMware
8 10 (2.85%) Pega
9 6 (1.71%) hybris
10 5 (1.42%) Atlassian
11 4 (1.14%) Instagram
11 4 (1.14%) SAP
12 3 (0.85%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
13 2 (0.57%) Capita
13 2 (0.57%) Twitter
14 1 (0.28%) Saba
14 1 (0.28%) Trillium