The table below looks at the statistics for CMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 44 54 41
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -13
Permanent jobs citing CMS 5 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 1.66% 2.16% 1.51%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.20% 12.50% 10.26%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 4
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +15.38%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
CMS
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Application Platforms Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
41 64 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 13.62% 17.25% 14.72%
Number of salaries quoted 40 55 34
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CMS across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

CMS Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

CMS
Salary Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CMS across the Bedford region.

CMS Salary Trend in Bedford

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing CMS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CMS.

1 7 (58.33%) C#
1 7 (58.33%) HTML
1 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
1 7 (58.33%) .NET
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
1 7 (58.33%) Visual Studio
1 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET
1 7 (58.33%) CSS
1 7 (58.33%) MVC
1 7 (58.33%) LINQ
1 7 (58.33%) jQuery
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 7 (58.33%) .NET Framework
1 7 (58.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET MVC 3
1 7 (58.33%) Razor View Engine
1 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 4 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (25.00%) Copywriting
3 3 (25.00%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (25.00%) Sitecore
3 3 (25.00%) Google Analytics
3 3 (25.00%) Email Marketing
3 3 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (25.00%) Data Management
3 3 (25.00%) Google
3 3 (25.00%) Marketing

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing CMS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CMS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (25.00%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Visual Studio
2 4 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) .NET Developer
1 7 (58.33%) C# Developer
1 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET Developer
1 7 (58.33%) Developer
1 7 (58.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 7 (58.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Communications Officer
3 2 (16.67%) Web Developer
3 2 (16.67%) .NET Web Developer
3 2 (16.67%) C# Web Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Content Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) HTML
1 7 (58.33%) .NET
1 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET
1 7 (58.33%) CSS
1 7 (58.33%) .NET Framework
1 7 (58.33%) LINQ
1 7 (58.33%) jQuery
1 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 7 (58.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET MVC 3
1 7 (58.33%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Copywriting
1 3 (25.00%) Social Media
1 3 (25.00%) New Media
2 2 (16.67%) User Experience
2 2 (16.67%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) MVC
2 3 (25.00%) Migration
2 3 (25.00%) Data Management
2 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (25.00%) Project Management
2 3 (25.00%) Email Marketing
2 3 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (25.00%) Analytics
3 2 (16.67%) Supplier Management
4 1 (8.33%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (8.33%) Digital Content Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) C#
1 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Google
1 3 (25.00%) Sitecore
1 3 (25.00%) Facebook
1 3 (25.00%) Twitter