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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 49 47 34
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -13
Permanent jobs citing CMS 7 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 2.08% 0.69% 3.26%
As % of the Application Platforms category 14.58% 3.51% 15.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 6
Average salary £37,500 £31,500 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% +0.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,300 £31,500 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £32,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+10.76% -2.98%
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
48 57 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 14.24% 19.66% 21.74%
Number of salaries quoted 48 54 40
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £42,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CMS across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

CMS Salary Histogram in Bedford

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 6 (60.00%) C#
1 6 (60.00%) HTML
1 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (60.00%) .NET
1 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (60.00%) CSS
1 6 (60.00%) jQuery
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (50.00%) LINQ
2 5 (50.00%) MVC
2 5 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 5 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 5 (50.00%) Razor View Engine
2 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (30.00%) Analytics
3 3 (30.00%) Social Media
3 3 (30.00%) New Media
3 3 (30.00%) Facebook
3 3 (30.00%) Twitter
3 3 (30.00%) Copywriting
3 3 (30.00%) MS Project
3 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (30.00%) Project Management

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 (30.00%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 5 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 5 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (30.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 5 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 5 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 5 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Communications Officer
4 2 (20.00%) Web Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Front-End Web Developer
5 1 (10.00%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (10.00%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) HTML
1 6 (60.00%) .NET
1 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (60.00%) CSS
1 6 (60.00%) jQuery
2 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 5 (50.00%) Razor View Engine
2 5 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 5 (50.00%) LINQ
3 1 (10.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Copywriting
1 3 (30.00%) Social Media
1 3 (30.00%) New Media
2 1 (10.00%) User Experience
2 1 (10.00%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) MVC
2 3 (30.00%) Migration
2 3 (30.00%) Data Management
2 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (30.00%) Email Marketing
2 3 (30.00%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (30.00%) Analytics
2 3 (30.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (10.00%) Content Management
3 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
3 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) C#
1 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Google
1 3 (30.00%) Sitecore
1 3 (30.00%) Facebook
1 3 (30.00%) Twitter