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 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 48 53 48
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Permanent jobs citing CMS 4 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 1.44% 0.63% 1.00%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.15% 3.39% 5.77%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 3
Average salary £36,250 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +15.38%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
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
65 59 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 23.47% 18.73% 17.39%
Number of salaries quoted 65 57 48
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 27 August 2015.

CMS Salary Histogram in Bedford

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 13 (92.86%) ASP.NET
1 13 (92.86%) CSS
1 13 (92.86%) C#
1 13 (92.86%) HTML
1 13 (92.86%) JavaScript
1 13 (92.86%) .NET
1 13 (92.86%) jQuery
2 8 (57.14%) MVC
2 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 8 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (50.00%) Entity Framework
3 7 (50.00%) Razor View Engine
3 7 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 7 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 7 (50.00%) LINQ
3 7 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (42.86%) Web Development
5 5 (35.71%) Content Management
5 5 (35.71%) XHTML
5 5 (35.71%) E-Commerce
6 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
6 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 1 (7.14%) HTML5
7 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
7 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
7 1 (7.14%) Workflow
7 1 (7.14%) CMDB

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 1 (7.14%) Umbraco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 7 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (57.14%) C# Developer
3 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 7 (50.00%) Web Developer
3 7 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 7 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 7 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (35.71%) Front-End Developer
4 5 (35.71%) Front-End Web Developer
5 2 (14.29%) .NET Web Developer
5 2 (14.29%) C# Web Developer
6 1 (7.14%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (92.86%) HTML
1 13 (92.86%) .NET
1 13 (92.86%) ASP.NET
1 13 (92.86%) CSS
1 13 (92.86%) jQuery
2 8 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 7 (50.00%) LINQ
3 7 (50.00%) Entity Framework
3 7 (50.00%) Razor View Engine
4 5 (35.71%) XHTML
5 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 1 (7.14%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) CMDB
1 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) MVC
2 6 (42.86%) Web Development
3 5 (35.71%) Content Management
3 5 (35.71%) E-Commerce
4 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
4 1 (7.14%) Change Management
4 1 (7.14%) Workflow
4 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
4 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) C#
1 13 (92.86%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) LANDesk