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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 105 93 97
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +4
Permanent jobs citing CMS 20 24 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.10% 1.34% 1.12%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.78% 7.69% 5.64%
Number of salaries quoted 15 21 18
Average salary £35,000 £31,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £24,500 £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £42,500 £48,250
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
418 312 337
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 22.97% 17.41% 19.89%
Number of salaries quoted 331 283 283
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 4 May 2015.

CMS Salary Histogram in Birmingham

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 28 (75.68%) HTML
2 25 (67.57%) JavaScript
3 23 (62.16%) jQuery
4 22 (59.46%) CSS
5 21 (56.76%) .NET
6 18 (48.65%) Microsoft
7 15 (40.54%) User Experience
8 14 (37.84%) HTML5
9 13 (35.14%) Marketing
10 12 (32.43%) MVC
10 12 (32.43%) SQL
11 11 (29.73%) C#
11 11 (29.73%) SQL Server
11 11 (29.73%) XML
11 11 (29.73%) ASP.NET
11 11 (29.73%) Sitecore CMS
11 11 (29.73%) Sitecore
12 10 (27.03%) Umbraco
12 10 (27.03%) CRM
13 9 (24.32%) Advertising
13 9 (24.32%) PHP
13 9 (24.32%) JSON
14 8 (21.62%) TDD
14 8 (21.62%) Microsoft Azure
14 8 (21.62%) MS Excel
15 7 (18.92%) Data Modelling
15 7 (18.92%) Photoshop
15 7 (18.92%) EPiServer
15 7 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
16 6 (16.22%) Digital Marketing

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 11 (29.73%) Sitecore CMS
2 10 (27.03%) Umbraco
3 4 (10.81%) WordPress
4 1 (2.70%) Orchard CMS
4 1 (2.70%) Apache
4 1 (2.70%) Drupal
4 1 (2.70%) nginx
4 1 (2.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (21.62%) MS Excel
2 7 (18.92%) Photoshop
3 3 (8.11%) MS Office
4 1 (2.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (2.70%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (2.70%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (21.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.41%) Google Analytics
2 2 (5.41%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) LDAP
2 1 (2.70%) Intranet
2 1 (2.70%) Extranet
2 1 (2.70%) ISDN
2 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.70%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (29.73%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.81%) MySQL
3 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (5.41%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (5.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Maven
1 4 (10.81%) Subversion
1 4 (10.81%) Ant
1 4 (10.81%) Grunt
1 4 (10.81%) Yeoman
1 4 (10.81%) Gradle
2 3 (8.11%) Dreamweaver
3 2 (5.41%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.70%) Jasmine
4 1 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.70%) TeamCity
General
1 13 (35.14%) Marketing
2 9 (24.32%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 28 (75.68%) Developer
2 10 (27.03%) Front-End Developer
2 10 (27.03%) Senior Developer
3 8 (21.62%) .NET Developer
4 5 (13.51%) Software Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Java Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Senior .NET Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Web Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Lead Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Junior
6 3 (8.11%) Junior Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Systems Architect
7 2 (5.41%) Junior Web Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Architect
7 2 (5.41%) Content Manager
8 1 (2.70%) WordPress Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Sitecore Developer
8 1 (2.70%) DevOps Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (75.68%) HTML
2 23 (62.16%) jQuery
3 22 (59.46%) CSS
4 21 (56.76%) .NET
5 14 (37.84%) HTML5
6 11 (29.73%) XML
6 11 (29.73%) ASP.NET
7 9 (24.32%) JSON
8 6 (16.22%) Web Services
8 6 (16.22%) CSS3
8 6 (16.22%) KnockoutJS
8 6 (16.22%) AngularJS
9 5 (13.51%) Backbone.js
9 5 (13.51%) RESTful
10 4 (10.81%) Spring
10 4 (10.81%) Smarty
10 4 (10.81%) JPA
10 4 (10.81%) Java EE
10 4 (10.81%) XHTML
10 4 (10.81%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 15 (40.54%) User Experience
2 4 (10.81%) Digital Media
2 4 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.11%) Copywriting
4 2 (5.41%) Social Media
5 1 (2.70%) Open Source
5 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.70%) Blog
5 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.70%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.41%) Linux
2 1 (2.70%) Windows
2 1 (2.70%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (32.43%) MVC
2 10 (27.03%) CRM
3 8 (21.62%) TDD
4 7 (18.92%) Data Modelling
4 7 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (16.22%) Digital Marketing
5 6 (16.22%) Scrum
6 5 (13.51%) Analytics
6 5 (13.51%) Mentoring
6 5 (13.51%) Responsive Web Design
6 5 (13.51%) SEO
6 5 (13.51%) OO
7 4 (10.81%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (10.81%) Build Automation
8 3 (8.11%) Change Management
8 3 (8.11%) E-Commerce
8 3 (8.11%) UX Design
9 2 (5.41%) Web Development
9 2 (5.41%) Performance Testing
9 2 (5.41%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 25 (67.57%) JavaScript
2 12 (32.43%) SQL
3 11 (29.73%) C#
4 9 (24.32%) PHP
5 5 (13.51%) Java
6 2 (5.41%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (13.51%) Degree
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) WAI
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 18 (48.65%) Microsoft
2 11 (29.73%) Sitecore
3 7 (18.92%) EPiServer
4 5 (13.51%) Oracle
5 2 (5.41%) Google
5 2 (5.41%) Adobe
6 1 (2.70%) Verint
6 1 (2.70%) Avaya
6 1 (2.70%) ATG
6 1 (2.70%) VMware
6 1 (2.70%) Zend
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