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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 99 94 105
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +11
Permanent jobs citing CMS 19 17 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.09% 1.04% 0.42%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.03% 5.70% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 18 14 7
Average salary £38,750 £34,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.13% +5.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £23,450 £28,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £63,500 £39,200
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
378 298 340
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 21.74% 18.26% 20.24%
Number of salaries quoted 312 265 271
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 27 March 2015.

CMS Salary Histogram in Birmingham

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 29 (78.38%) HTML
2 28 (75.68%) CSS
3 27 (72.97%) JavaScript
4 25 (67.57%) .NET
5 24 (64.86%) jQuery
6 19 (51.35%) User Experience
7 17 (45.95%) Microsoft
8 16 (43.24%) ASP.NET
9 15 (40.54%) PHP
9 15 (40.54%) HTML5
9 15 (40.54%) Marketing
10 14 (37.84%) JSON
10 14 (37.84%) MVC
11 11 (29.73%) SQL
11 11 (29.73%) C#
11 11 (29.73%) XML
12 10 (27.03%) OO
12 10 (27.03%) Photoshop
12 10 (27.03%) Web Services
12 10 (27.03%) Backbone.js
12 10 (27.03%) Responsive Web Design
12 10 (27.03%) Underscore.js
12 10 (27.03%) Sitecore CMS
12 10 (27.03%) Sitecore
13 9 (24.32%) Umbraco
13 9 (24.32%) RESTful
13 9 (24.32%) Advertising
14 8 (21.62%) XHTML
14 8 (21.62%) CRM
14 8 (21.62%) Smarty

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 10 (27.03%) Sitecore CMS
2 9 (24.32%) Umbraco
3 4 (10.81%) WordPress
4 2 (5.41%) Drupal
5 1 (2.70%) Apache
5 1 (2.70%) nginx
Applications
1 10 (27.03%) Photoshop
2 7 (18.92%) MS Excel
3 2 (5.41%) MS Office
4 1 (2.70%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (2.70%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Magento
2 1 (2.70%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) LDAP
2 1 (2.70%) ISDN
2 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.70%) Intranet
2 1 (2.70%) Extranet
2 1 (2.70%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
2 6 (16.22%) MySQL
3 2 (5.41%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (5.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (21.62%) Grunt
1 8 (21.62%) Yeoman
2 2 (5.41%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.70%) Dreamweaver
General
1 15 (40.54%) Marketing
2 9 (24.32%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 30 (81.08%) Developer
2 14 (37.84%) Front-End Developer
3 8 (21.62%) Lead Developer
3 8 (21.62%) .NET Developer
4 7 (18.92%) Senior Developer
5 5 (13.51%) Web Developer
5 5 (13.51%) Software Developer
6 4 (10.81%) Senior .NET Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Junior
7 3 (8.11%) Junior Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Systems Architect
8 2 (5.41%) PHP Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Architect
8 2 (5.41%) Senior Web Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Junior Web Developer
9 1 (2.70%) Graphic Designer
9 1 (2.70%) Data Centre Manager
9 1 (2.70%) MySQL Developer
9 1 (2.70%) Data Centre Engineer
9 1 (2.70%) Avaya Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (78.38%) HTML
2 28 (75.68%) CSS
3 25 (67.57%) .NET
4 24 (64.86%) jQuery
5 16 (43.24%) ASP.NET
6 15 (40.54%) HTML5
7 14 (37.84%) JSON
8 11 (29.73%) XML
9 10 (27.03%) Web Services
9 10 (27.03%) Backbone.js
9 10 (27.03%) Underscore.js
10 9 (24.32%) RESTful
11 8 (21.62%) Smarty
11 8 (21.62%) XHTML
11 8 (21.62%) Razor View Engine
11 8 (21.62%) Semantic HTML
11 8 (21.62%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 7 (18.92%) CSS3
13 3 (8.11%) LINQ
14 2 (5.41%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 19 (51.35%) User Experience
2 4 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.81%) Digital Media
3 2 (5.41%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.41%) Copywriting
3 2 (5.41%) Blog
3 2 (5.41%) Open Source
4 1 (2.70%) Social Media
4 1 (2.70%) Graphic Design
4 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.11%) Linux
2 2 (5.41%) Ubuntu
3 1 (2.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (37.84%) MVC
2 10 (27.03%) OO
2 10 (27.03%) Responsive Web Design
3 8 (21.62%) Mentoring
3 8 (21.62%) CRM
4 7 (18.92%) Data Modelling
5 5 (13.51%) Digital Marketing
6 4 (10.81%) SEO
7 3 (8.11%) E-Commerce
7 3 (8.11%) OOP
7 3 (8.11%) TDD
7 3 (8.11%) Analytics
7 3 (8.11%) UX Design
8 2 (5.41%) OO PHP
8 2 (5.41%) Performance Testing
8 2 (5.41%) Integration Testing
8 2 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (5.41%) OOD
8 2 (5.41%) Change Management
8 2 (5.41%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 27 (72.97%) JavaScript
2 15 (40.54%) PHP
3 11 (29.73%) SQL
3 11 (29.73%) C#
4 2 (5.41%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (13.51%) Degree
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 17 (45.95%) Microsoft
2 10 (27.03%) Sitecore
3 7 (18.92%) EPiServer
4 3 (8.11%) Zend
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle
5 1 (2.70%) Verint
5 1 (2.70%) Adobe
5 1 (2.70%) Avaya
5 1 (2.70%) VMware
5 1 (2.70%) Google
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