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 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 105 95 81
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -14
Permanent jobs citing CMS 34 31 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.43% 1.46% 1.73%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.06% 8.14% 9.06%
Number of salaries quoted 31 29 27
Average salary £26,000 £32,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £24,900 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £43,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £32,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+10.76% -2.98%
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
422 381 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 17.75% 17.95% 19.04%
Number of salaries quoted 350 350 275
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £55,000
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 24 October 2014.

CMS Salary Histogram in Birmingham

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 61 (82.43%) CSS
2 60 (81.08%) JavaScript
3 58 (78.38%) HTML
4 48 (64.86%) jQuery
5 39 (52.70%) Photoshop
6 31 (41.89%) PHP
6 31 (41.89%) HTML5
7 28 (37.84%) CSS3
7 28 (37.84%) Responsive Web Design
8 27 (36.49%) Umbraco
8 27 (36.49%) MySQL
9 26 (35.14%) WordPress
10 24 (32.43%) Web Design
11 23 (31.08%) Adobe
11 23 (31.08%) Magento
11 23 (31.08%) Sass
11 23 (31.08%) LESS
12 20 (27.03%) User Experience
12 20 (27.03%) SEO
13 18 (24.32%) Open Source
14 17 (22.97%) Git (software)
15 15 (20.27%) MVC
16 13 (17.57%) Web Development
16 13 (17.57%) Joomla!
17 12 (16.22%) Marketing
18 11 (14.86%) UX Design
18 11 (14.86%) WebTrends
19 10 (13.51%) OO
19 10 (13.51%) Zend
20 9 (12.16%) E-Commerce

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 27 (36.49%) Umbraco
2 26 (35.14%) WordPress
3 13 (17.57%) Joomla!
4 8 (10.81%) Drupal
5 3 (4.05%) Apache
5 3 (4.05%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (1.35%) Node.js
6 1 (1.35%) Documentum
6 1 (1.35%) FileNet
6 1 (1.35%) IIS
Applications
1 39 (52.70%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 23 (31.08%) Magento
2 11 (14.86%) WebTrends
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.70%) VPN
1 2 (2.70%) PABX
2 1 (1.35%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (36.49%) MySQL
2 2 (2.70%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.35%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.35%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 17 (22.97%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.41%) Grunt
2 4 (5.41%) Yeoman
3 2 (2.70%) Subversion
General
1 12 (16.22%) Marketing
2 4 (5.41%) Advertising
3 3 (4.05%) Finance
3 3 (4.05%) Retail
4 2 (2.70%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.35%) Banking
5 1 (1.35%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 61 (82.43%) Developer
2 43 (58.11%) Web Developer
3 33 (44.59%) Junior
4 31 (41.89%) Junior Developer
4 31 (41.89%) Junior Web Developer
5 11 (14.86%) PHP Developer
6 6 (8.11%) Front-End Developer
7 5 (6.76%) Digital Project Manager
7 5 (6.76%) Senior Web Developer
7 5 (6.76%) Lead Developer
7 5 (6.76%) Senior Developer
7 5 (6.76%) Project Manager
8 4 (5.41%) PHP Web Developer
9 3 (4.05%) .NET Developer
9 3 (4.05%) Consultant
9 3 (4.05%) Account Manager
9 3 (4.05%) WordPress Developer
9 3 (4.05%) Digital Account Manager
10 2 (2.70%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 2 (2.70%) Senior Digital Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (82.43%) CSS
2 58 (78.38%) HTML
3 48 (64.86%) jQuery
4 31 (41.89%) HTML5
5 28 (37.84%) CSS3
6 23 (31.08%) Sass
6 23 (31.08%) LESS
7 9 (12.16%) .NET
7 9 (12.16%) ASP.NET
7 9 (12.16%) XHTML
8 7 (9.46%) Web Services
9 6 (8.11%) RESTful
9 6 (8.11%) Underscore.js
9 6 (8.11%) Backbone.js
10 5 (6.76%) JSON
10 5 (6.76%) Zend Framework
11 3 (4.05%) CodeIgniter
11 3 (4.05%) Symfony
11 3 (4.05%) Smarty
11 3 (4.05%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 20 (27.03%) User Experience
2 18 (24.32%) Open Source
3 5 (6.76%) Blog
3 5 (6.76%) Mobile App
4 4 (5.41%) Social Media
5 2 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.35%) RIA
6 1 (1.35%) Graphic Design
6 1 (1.35%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.46%) Linux
2 5 (6.76%) Ubuntu
3 2 (2.70%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (37.84%) Responsive Web Design
2 24 (32.43%) Web Design
3 20 (27.03%) SEO
4 15 (20.27%) MVC
5 13 (17.57%) Web Development
6 11 (14.86%) UX Design
7 10 (13.51%) OO
8 9 (12.16%) E-Commerce
9 7 (9.46%) OOP
10 6 (8.11%) Analytics
11 5 (6.76%) OO PHP
11 5 (6.76%) Mentoring
11 5 (6.76%) Integration Testing
11 5 (6.76%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (6.76%) OOD
11 5 (6.76%) Scrum
11 5 (6.76%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (6.76%) TDD
12 3 (4.05%) Service Delivery
12 3 (4.05%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 60 (81.08%) JavaScript
2 31 (41.89%) PHP
3 7 (9.46%) C#
4 6 (8.11%) Java
5 3 (4.05%) ActionScript
6 1 (1.35%) C++
6 1 (1.35%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.70%) SLA
2 1 (1.35%) QA
Vendors
1 23 (31.08%) Adobe
2 10 (13.51%) Zend
3 3 (4.05%) Sitecore
4 2 (2.70%) Facebook
4 2 (2.70%) EPiServer
4 2 (2.70%) Cisco
4 2 (2.70%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.70%) Avaya
5 1 (1.35%) Open Text
5 1 (1.35%) Google
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