The table below looks at the statistics for CMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 110 92 76
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -16
Permanent jobs citing CMS 20 30 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.97% 1.60% 1.92%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.77% 8.96% 9.55%
Number of salaries quoted 19 28 30
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,500 £25,850
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £48,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
CMS
West Midlands

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

Application Platforms Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
419 335 335
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 20.29% 17.82% 20.05%
Number of salaries quoted 379 291 290
Average salary £46,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.41% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £54,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

CMS Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

CMS
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

CMS Salary Trend in Birmingham

CMS
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CMS across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

CMS Salary Histogram in Birmingham

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 46 (77.97%) JavaScript
1 46 (77.97%) CSS
2 43 (72.88%) HTML
3 41 (69.49%) jQuery
4 33 (55.93%) HTML5
5 32 (54.24%) Responsive Web Design
6 31 (52.54%) Photoshop
7 29 (49.15%) Umbraco
8 25 (42.37%) CSS3
9 23 (38.98%) Web Design
10 22 (37.29%) Adobe
10 22 (37.29%) Sass
10 22 (37.29%) LESS
11 18 (30.51%) MVC
11 18 (30.51%) PHP
12 15 (25.42%) .NET
13 13 (22.03%) ASP.NET
13 13 (22.03%) OO
13 13 (22.03%) User Experience
14 12 (20.34%) JSON
15 11 (18.64%) Backbone.js
15 11 (18.64%) Underscore.js
15 11 (18.64%) RESTful
15 11 (18.64%) Marketing
16 9 (15.25%) Grunt
16 9 (15.25%) Yeoman
16 9 (15.25%) WordPress
16 9 (15.25%) Web Services
16 9 (15.25%) MySQL
17 8 (13.56%) SEO

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 29 (49.15%) Umbraco
2 9 (15.25%) WordPress
3 6 (10.17%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (3.39%) Drupal
5 1 (1.69%) Documentum
5 1 (1.69%) FileNet
5 1 (1.69%) Joomla!
Applications
1 31 (52.54%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (13.56%) Magento
2 1 (1.69%) WebTrends
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.39%) VPN
1 2 (3.39%) PABX
2 1 (1.69%) ISDN
2 1 (1.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.25%) MySQL
2 1 (1.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (15.25%) Grunt
1 9 (15.25%) Yeoman
2 3 (5.08%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (18.64%) Marketing
2 7 (11.86%) Advertising
3 2 (3.39%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.39%) Finance
4 1 (1.69%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 48 (81.36%) Developer
2 28 (47.46%) Web Developer
2 28 (47.46%) Junior
3 26 (44.07%) Junior Developer
4 25 (42.37%) Junior Web Developer
5 11 (18.64%) Front-End Developer
6 10 (16.95%) Lead Developer
7 8 (13.56%) Senior Developer
8 5 (8.47%) Senior Web Developer
9 4 (6.78%) Digital Project Manager
9 4 (6.78%) Project Manager
10 3 (5.08%) .NET Developer
10 3 (5.08%) Avaya Engineer
10 3 (5.08%) PHP Developer
10 3 (5.08%) Sitecore Developer
11 2 (3.39%) Digital Account Manager
11 2 (3.39%) PHP MySQL Developer
11 2 (3.39%) Senior Digital Project Manager
11 2 (3.39%) Senior .NET Developer
11 2 (3.39%) NOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (77.97%) CSS
2 43 (72.88%) HTML
3 41 (69.49%) jQuery
4 33 (55.93%) HTML5
5 25 (42.37%) CSS3
6 22 (37.29%) Sass
6 22 (37.29%) LESS
7 15 (25.42%) .NET
8 13 (22.03%) ASP.NET
9 12 (20.34%) JSON
10 11 (18.64%) RESTful
10 11 (18.64%) Underscore.js
10 11 (18.64%) Backbone.js
11 9 (15.25%) Web Services
12 8 (13.56%) XHTML
12 8 (13.56%) Smarty
12 8 (13.56%) Semantic HTML
12 8 (13.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 8 (13.56%) Razor View Engine
13 5 (8.47%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.03%) User Experience
2 6 (10.17%) Open Source
3 5 (8.47%) Blog
3 5 (8.47%) Mobile App
4 3 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.39%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.69%) Copywriting
6 1 (1.69%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.86%) Linux
2 5 (8.47%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (54.24%) Responsive Web Design
2 23 (38.98%) Web Design
3 18 (30.51%) MVC
4 13 (22.03%) OO
5 8 (13.56%) SEO
6 7 (11.86%) OOP
7 6 (10.17%) TDD
8 5 (8.47%) Scrum
8 5 (8.47%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (8.47%) E-Commerce
8 5 (8.47%) OOD
8 5 (8.47%) OO PHP
8 5 (8.47%) Integration Testing
8 5 (8.47%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (8.47%) Mentoring
9 3 (5.08%) Digital Marketing
9 3 (5.08%) Analytics
10 2 (3.39%) Line Management
10 2 (3.39%) ITIL V2
10 2 (3.39%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 46 (77.97%) JavaScript
2 18 (30.51%) PHP
3 6 (10.17%) C#
4 4 (6.78%) Java
5 2 (3.39%) SQL
6 1 (1.69%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (3.39%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) SLA
2 1 (1.69%) QA
Vendors
1 22 (37.29%) Adobe
2 7 (11.86%) Zend
3 6 (10.17%) EPiServer
3 6 (10.17%) Sitecore
3 6 (10.17%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.08%) Avaya
5 2 (3.39%) Cisco
6 1 (1.69%) Open Text
6 1 (1.69%) Google
6 1 (1.69%) Verint
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