The table below looks at the statistics for CMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 74 62 78
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +16
Permanent jobs citing CMS 24 33 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.28% 2.84% 1.43%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.52% 12.55% 7.77%
Number of salaries quoted 21 32 15
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +79.24%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
CMS
East of England

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

Application Platforms Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
252 263 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 23.95% 22.61% 18.40%
Number of salaries quoted 234 243 183
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -4.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

CMS Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

CMS
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

CMS Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

CMS
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CMS across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

CMS Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

CMS
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CMS within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -5 11 £45,000 -7.21%
Bedford +6 8 £36,250 -3.33%
CMS
East of England

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 32 (74.42%) .NET
2 31 (72.09%) HTML
2 31 (72.09%) JavaScript
3 29 (67.44%) C#
4 26 (60.47%) ASP.NET
5 25 (58.14%) CSS
6 23 (53.49%) MVC
7 20 (46.51%) jQuery
8 19 (44.19%) ASP.NET MVC
8 19 (44.19%) SQL Server
9 17 (39.53%) E-Commerce
10 14 (32.56%) Web Development
11 13 (30.23%) .NET Framework
12 12 (27.91%) Content Management
13 10 (23.26%) Microsoft
13 10 (23.26%) Visual Studio
13 10 (23.26%) LINQ
13 10 (23.26%) SQL Server 2008
13 10 (23.26%) Entity Framework
13 10 (23.26%) SQL Server 2012
14 9 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
15 7 (16.28%) SEO
15 7 (16.28%) Marketing
15 7 (16.28%) Razor View Engine
16 6 (13.95%) Analytics
16 6 (13.95%) User Experience
16 6 (13.95%) HTML5
16 6 (13.95%) Git (software)
16 6 (13.95%) XHTML
17 5 (11.63%) COM

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 (6.98%) SharePoint
1 3 (6.98%) Umbraco
2 2 (4.65%) Documentum
2 2 (4.65%) LiveLink
2 2 (4.65%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (4.65%) WebSphere
2 2 (4.65%) Drupal
2 2 (4.65%) IIS
3 1 (2.33%) WordPress
3 1 (2.33%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (2.33%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.33%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (2.33%) InDesign
2 1 (2.33%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (2.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (2.33%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.65%) Office 365
3 1 (2.33%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (44.19%) SQL Server
2 10 (23.26%) SQL Server 2008
2 10 (23.26%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (11.63%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (23.26%) Visual Studio
2 6 (13.95%) Git (software)
3 5 (11.63%) TeamCity
3 5 (11.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (6.98%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.33%) Subversion
General
1 7 (16.28%) Marketing
2 3 (6.98%) Front Office
3 1 (2.33%) Electronics
3 1 (2.33%) Publishing
3 1 (2.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 31 (72.09%) Developer
2 14 (32.56%) Web Developer
3 11 (25.58%) C# Developer
4 10 (23.26%) ASP.NET Developer
4 10 (23.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 10 (23.26%) .NET Developer
4 10 (23.26%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (18.60%) Senior Developer
6 7 (16.28%) Front-End Developer
7 6 (13.95%) Front-End Web Developer
7 6 (13.95%) Architect
8 5 (11.63%) Senior Web Developer
9 4 (9.30%) Solutions Architect
10 3 (6.98%) Software Developer
10 3 (6.98%) Lead Developer
11 2 (4.65%) Technical Architect
11 2 (4.65%) .NET Web Developer
11 2 (4.65%) C# Web Developer
11 2 (4.65%) Digital Architect
11 2 (4.65%) Digital Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (74.42%) .NET
2 31 (72.09%) HTML
3 26 (60.47%) ASP.NET
4 25 (58.14%) CSS
5 20 (46.51%) jQuery
6 19 (44.19%) ASP.NET MVC
7 13 (30.23%) .NET Framework
8 10 (23.26%) LINQ
8 10 (23.26%) Entity Framework
9 7 (16.28%) Razor View Engine
10 6 (13.95%) HTML5
10 6 (13.95%) XHTML
11 5 (11.63%) COM
11 5 (11.63%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 3 (6.98%) ASP.NET Web API
12 3 (6.98%) XSLT
13 2 (4.65%) Ajax
13 2 (4.65%) CSS3
14 1 (2.33%) Sass
14 1 (2.33%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.95%) User Experience
2 2 (4.65%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (2.33%) CMDB
3 1 (2.33%) Social Network
3 1 (2.33%) Social Media
3 1 (2.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.65%) Windows
2 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (53.49%) MVC
2 17 (39.53%) E-Commerce
3 14 (32.56%) Web Development
4 12 (27.91%) Content Management
5 9 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (16.28%) SEO
7 6 (13.95%) Analytics
8 5 (11.63%) Software Architecture
8 5 (11.63%) BDD
8 5 (11.63%) Digital Marketing
8 5 (11.63%) TDD
8 5 (11.63%) Scrum
9 4 (9.30%) SOA
10 3 (6.98%) OOP
10 3 (6.98%) Unit Testing
10 3 (6.98%) API Development
11 2 (4.65%) Mentoring
11 2 (4.65%) BPMN
11 2 (4.65%) IT Governance
11 2 (4.65%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (72.09%) JavaScript
2 29 (67.44%) C#
3 3 (6.98%) SQL
4 2 (4.65%) PHP
5 1 (2.33%) C
5 1 (2.33%) Ruby
5 1 (2.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.33%) Degree
1 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (23.26%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.98%) EPiServer
3 2 (4.65%) Oracle
3 2 (4.65%) Akamai
3 2 (4.65%) TIBCO
3 2 (4.65%) webMethods
3 2 (4.65%) OpenText
4 1 (2.33%) VMware
4 1 (2.33%) Google
4 1 (2.33%) LANDesk
4 1 (2.33%) Adobe
4 1 (2.33%) Citrix
4 1 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.33%) Sitecore