Period
to 22 November 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 22 November 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
22 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 651 616 573
Rank change year-on-year -35 -43 +63
Permanent jobs citing Sitecore 447 657 807
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.33% 0.40% 0.45%
As % of the Vendors category 0.78% 0.95% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 330 470 682
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,500 £31,569
90th Percentile £87,500 £80,125 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% - +5.88%

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 57,305 69,425 80,249
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.40% 42.62% 44.51%
Number of salaries quoted 43,813 53,714 62,078
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%
10th Percentile £27,250 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 22 November 2019.

Salary histogram for Sitecore in the UK

Sitecore
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 within the UK over the 6 months to 22 November 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 -53 420 £60,000 +20.00% 53
UK excluding London -22 233 £52,500 +16.67% 48
London +3 214 £62,500 +8.70% 15
South East -44 80 £62,500 +38.89% 14
North of England +12 62 £47,500 +11.76% 9
North West +49 35 £65,000 +52.94% 5
Yorkshire -13 27 £46,250 +8.82% 3
South West -1 26 £37,500 -11.76% 8
East of England +57 20 £85,000 +21.43%
Midlands +49 18 £50,000 +37.93% 7
Wales +19 17 £40,000 +29.03% 5
West Midlands +23 10 £50,000 +92.31% 3
Scotland +16 9 £55,000 +29.41% 4
East Midlands +29 8 £85,000 +126.67% 4
Northern Ireland +1 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 22 November 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.

1 300 (67.11%) .NET
2 266 (59.51%) Agile Software Development
3 256 (57.27%) CMS
3 256 (57.27%) Sitecore CMS
4 242 (54.14%) C#
5 212 (47.43%) JavaScript
6 194 (43.40%) MVC
7 159 (35.57%) Azure
8 155 (34.68%) HTML
9 144 (32.21%) CSS
10 138 (30.87%) ASP.NET
11 135 (30.20%) DevOps
12 132 (29.53%) Umbraco
13 126 (28.19%) Content Management
14 123 (27.52%) E-Commerce
15 121 (27.07%) SQL
16 117 (26.17%) Microsoft
17 112 (25.06%) SQL Server
18 105 (23.49%) AngularJS
19 94 (21.03%) ASP.NET Web API
20 92 (20.58%) ASP.NET MVC
21 91 (20.36%) Scrum
22 88 (19.69%) TDD
23 77 (17.23%) Marketing
24 76 (17.00%) React
25 72 (16.11%) Continuous Integration
26 68 (15.21%) Git (software)
27 67 (14.99%) EPiServer
27 67 (14.99%) User Experience
28 66 (14.77%) AWS

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
1 256 (57.27%) CMS
1 256 (57.27%) Sitecore CMS
2 132 (29.53%) Umbraco
3 67 (14.99%) EPiServer
4 41 (9.17%) Kentico
5 40 (8.95%) Sitefinity
6 37 (8.28%) Drupal
7 35 (7.83%) WordPress
8 34 (7.61%) SharePoint
9 32 (7.16%) IIS
10 26 (5.82%) DNN
10 26 (5.82%) Immediacy CMS
11 25 (5.59%) Confluence
12 18 (4.03%) SugarCRM
13 12 (2.68%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 11 (2.46%) Apache Solr
15 6 (1.34%) Alfresco
16 4 (0.89%) Liferay
16 4 (0.89%) Mule
16 4 (0.89%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 8 (1.79%) InVision
1 8 (1.79%) Photoshop
2 5 (1.12%) Sketch
3 4 (0.89%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (0.89%) Adobe XD
4 3 (0.67%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.22%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 29 (6.49%) SAP Hybris
2 20 (4.47%) SAP ERP
3 15 (3.36%) Dynamics CRM
4 14 (3.13%) Magento
5 12 (2.68%) Shopify
6 11 (2.46%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 159 (35.57%) Azure
2 66 (14.77%) AWS
3 36 (8.05%) GCP
4 17 (3.80%) GitHub
5 14 (3.13%) npm
6 7 (1.57%) Serverless
7 6 (1.34%) NuGet
8 5 (1.12%) Azure Active Directory
8 5 (1.12%) Google Analytics
9 4 (0.89%) Dynamics 365
9 4 (0.89%) PaaS
10 3 (0.67%) Amazon ECS
10 3 (0.67%) Heroku
10 3 (0.67%) MailChimp
10 3 (0.67%) Trello
11 2 (0.45%) Akamai
11 2 (0.45%) Apigee
11 2 (0.45%) AWS CodePipeline
11 2 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (0.45%) Oracle CX
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.13%) Internet
2 4 (0.89%) Intranet
3 2 (0.45%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (25.06%) SQL Server
2 30 (6.71%) SQL Server 2016
3 12 (2.68%) Relational Database
4 9 (2.01%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (1.34%) Endeca
5 6 (1.34%) MySQL
6 4 (0.89%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (0.89%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (0.89%) SQL Server 2014
6 4 (0.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (0.67%) SAP HANA
8 2 (0.45%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.45%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.22%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.22%) Cosmos DB
9 1 (0.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 68 (15.21%) Git (software)
2 56 (12.53%) Jenkins
3 42 (9.40%) JIRA
3 42 (9.40%) Selenium
4 34 (7.61%) Octopus Deploy
5 24 (5.37%) WebDriver
6 19 (4.25%) CircleCI
7 17 (3.80%) Mocha
8 15 (3.36%) Visual Studio Team System
9 11 (2.46%) SpecFlow
10 9 (2.01%) Appium
10 9 (2.01%) Calabash
10 9 (2.01%) TeamCity
11 8 (1.79%) gulp
12 7 (1.57%) Bitbucket
13 6 (1.34%) Bower
13 6 (1.34%) Maven
13 6 (1.34%) Team Foundation Server
14 5 (1.12%) NUnit
15 4 (0.89%) Eclipse
General
1 77 (17.23%) Marketing
2 48 (10.74%) Retail
3 47 (10.51%) Finance
4 16 (3.58%) Advertising
5 12 (2.68%) Games
6 10 (2.24%) Public Sector
7 8 (1.79%) Banking
8 4 (0.89%) Back Office
8 4 (0.89%) Legal
8 4 (0.89%) Music Industry
9 3 (0.67%) Law
10 2 (0.45%) German Language
10 2 (0.45%) Publishing
11 1 (0.22%) Electronics
11 1 (0.22%) French Language
11 1 (0.22%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 225 (50.34%) Developer
2 136 (30.43%) .NET Developer
3 76 (17.00%) Architect
4 57 (12.75%) Senior Developer
5 56 (12.53%) Sitecore Developer
6 55 (12.30%) Solutions Architect
7 35 (7.83%) CMS Developer
8 32 (7.16%) Senior .NET Developer
9 31 (6.94%) C# Developer
10 27 (6.04%) EPiServer Developer
11 24 (5.37%) ASP.NET Developer
12 23 (5.15%) Lead Developer
13 22 (4.92%) C# .NET Developer
13 22 (4.92%) Sitecore Architect
14 21 (4.70%) Analyst
14 21 (4.70%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 19 (4.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 18 (4.03%) Development Manager
16 18 (4.03%) Web Developer
17 17 (3.80%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 300 (67.11%) .NET
2 155 (34.68%) HTML
3 144 (32.21%) CSS
4 138 (30.87%) ASP.NET
5 105 (23.49%) AngularJS
6 94 (21.03%) ASP.NET Web API
7 92 (20.58%) ASP.NET MVC
8 76 (17.00%) React
9 64 (14.32%) RESTful
10 63 (14.09%) Node.js
11 58 (12.98%) .NET Framework
12 57 (12.75%) Web Services
13 50 (11.19%) jQuery
14 46 (10.29%) .NET Core
15 32 (7.16%) HTML5
16 28 (6.26%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 27 (6.04%) Vue.js
18 23 (5.15%) Razor View Engine
18 23 (5.15%) REST
19 22 (4.92%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 67 (14.99%) User Experience
2 42 (9.40%) Greenfield Project
3 31 (6.94%) iPad
4 28 (6.26%) Enterprise Software
5 26 (5.82%) Mobile App
5 26 (5.82%) Tandem
6 12 (2.68%) Enterprise Cloud
6 12 (2.68%) Virtual Team
7 11 (2.46%) Cloud Native
8 10 (2.24%) N-Tier
8 10 (2.24%) Self-Motivation
9 9 (2.01%) Social Network
10 8 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (1.79%) W3C
11 5 (1.12%) Digital Media
12 4 (0.89%) PKI
12 4 (0.89%) Smartphone
13 3 (0.67%) Management Information System
14 2 (0.45%) Driving Licence
14 2 (0.45%) HoloLens
Operating Systems
1 26 (5.82%) Windows
2 21 (4.70%) VMS
3 6 (1.34%) Linux
3 6 (1.34%) Mac OS X
4 4 (0.89%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 266 (59.51%) Agile Software Development
2 194 (43.40%) MVC
3 135 (30.20%) DevOps
4 126 (28.19%) Content Management
5 123 (27.52%) E-Commerce
6 91 (20.36%) Scrum
7 88 (19.69%) TDD
8 72 (16.11%) Continuous Integration
9 57 (12.75%) Software Engineering
10 54 (12.08%) Microservices
11 53 (11.86%) Mentoring
12 49 (10.96%) Web Development
13 48 (10.74%) B2C
14 43 (9.62%) CRM
15 41 (9.17%) B2B
16 40 (8.95%) Test Automation
17 37 (8.28%) Web Application Development
18 36 (8.05%) Front End Development
19 35 (7.83%) Creative Thinking
20 31 (6.94%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 242 (54.14%) C#
2 212 (47.43%) JavaScript
3 121 (27.07%) SQL
4 49 (10.96%) Python
5 40 (8.95%) PHP
6 30 (6.71%) Java
7 21 (4.70%) ES6
8 17 (3.80%) T-SQL
9 11 (2.46%) Kotlin
10 9 (2.01%) Ruby
11 6 (1.34%) Objective-C
11 6 (1.34%) TypeScript
12 5 (1.12%) Java 8
12 5 (1.12%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.45%) Java 9
14 1 (0.22%) C
14 1 (0.22%) ES7
14 1 (0.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 27 (6.04%) Degree
2 25 (5.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 24 (5.37%) MCSD
4 13 (2.91%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.22%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (9.40%) QA
2 5 (1.12%) WCAG
3 4 (0.89%) WAI
4 3 (0.67%) GDPR
5 1 (0.22%) NIST
System Software
1 35 (7.83%) Docker
Systems Management
1 36 (8.05%) Kubernetes
2 19 (4.25%) Docker Swarm
3 16 (3.58%) Ansible
3 16 (3.58%) Terraform
4 4 (0.89%) OpenSSO
4 4 (0.89%) Single Sign-On
5 3 (0.67%) Consul
Vendors
1 117 (26.17%) Microsoft
2 53 (11.86%) SAP
3 51 (11.41%) hybris
4 47 (10.51%) Adobe
5 26 (5.82%) Alterian
6 23 (5.15%) Salesforce.com
7 20 (4.47%) Demandware
8 18 (4.03%) ATG
9 15 (3.36%) Oracle
10 12 (2.68%) Google
11 6 (1.34%) Pardot
12 5 (1.12%) OutSystems
12 5 (1.12%) Xamarin
13 4 (0.89%) BEA
13 4 (0.89%) Capita
13 4 (0.89%) Pega
14 2 (0.45%) Apple
14 2 (0.45%) Interwoven
14 2 (0.45%) Telerik
14 2 (0.45%) Vignette