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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 101 91 87
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -4
Permanent jobs citing CMS 17 16 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.95% 1.02% 1.31%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.56% 5.84% 6.41%
Number of salaries quoted 16 15 21
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +41.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £24,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £37,000
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
373 274 343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 20.77% 17.55% 20.44%
Number of salaries quoted 340 234 282
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 29 January 2015.

CMS Salary Histogram in Birmingham

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 37 (75.51%) JavaScript
2 36 (73.47%) HTML
2 36 (73.47%) CSS
3 33 (67.35%) jQuery
4 24 (48.98%) HTML5
5 21 (42.86%) Responsive Web Design
6 20 (40.82%) Umbraco
6 20 (40.82%) Photoshop
7 18 (36.73%) .NET
8 17 (34.69%) MVC
8 17 (34.69%) PHP
9 16 (32.65%) CSS3
10 13 (26.53%) Web Design
10 13 (26.53%) Marketing
10 13 (26.53%) JSON
10 13 (26.53%) OO
10 13 (26.53%) User Experience
11 12 (24.49%) Sass
11 12 (24.49%) LESS
11 12 (24.49%) ASP.NET
11 12 (24.49%) Adobe
12 10 (20.41%) RESTful
12 10 (20.41%) Microsoft
12 10 (20.41%) Underscore.js
12 10 (20.41%) Backbone.js
13 9 (18.37%) Web Services
14 8 (16.33%) XHTML
14 8 (16.33%) MySQL
14 8 (16.33%) SQL
14 8 (16.33%) Advertising

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 20 (40.82%) Umbraco
2 8 (16.33%) Sitecore CMS
3 7 (14.29%) WordPress
4 2 (4.08%) Drupal
5 1 (2.04%) Documentum
5 1 (2.04%) FileNet
Applications
1 20 (40.82%) Photoshop
2 2 (4.08%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.04%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (14.29%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.08%) PABX
1 2 (4.08%) VPN
2 1 (2.04%) Network Security
2 1 (2.04%) ISDN
2 1 (2.04%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.04%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.33%) MySQL
2 4 (8.16%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (16.33%) Grunt
1 8 (16.33%) Yeoman
2 2 (4.08%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (26.53%) Marketing
2 8 (16.33%) Advertising
3 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.08%) Finance
4 1 (2.04%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 38 (77.55%) Developer
2 18 (36.73%) Web Developer
2 18 (36.73%) Junior
3 16 (32.65%) Junior Developer
4 15 (30.61%) Junior Web Developer
5 11 (22.45%) Front-End Developer
6 10 (20.41%) Senior Developer
7 8 (16.33%) Lead Developer
8 6 (12.24%) .NET Developer
9 5 (10.20%) Senior Web Developer
10 4 (8.16%) Senior .NET Developer
11 3 (6.12%) Avaya Engineer
12 2 (4.08%) Senior Digital Project Manager
12 2 (4.08%) Architect
12 2 (4.08%) Project Manager
12 2 (4.08%) Senior Manager
12 2 (4.08%) Junior Project Manager
12 2 (4.08%) CMS Developer
12 2 (4.08%) Digital Project Manager
12 2 (4.08%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (73.47%) HTML
1 36 (73.47%) CSS
2 33 (67.35%) jQuery
3 24 (48.98%) HTML5
4 18 (36.73%) .NET
5 16 (32.65%) CSS3
6 13 (26.53%) JSON
7 12 (24.49%) Sass
7 12 (24.49%) LESS
7 12 (24.49%) ASP.NET
8 10 (20.41%) RESTful
8 10 (20.41%) Underscore.js
8 10 (20.41%) Backbone.js
9 9 (18.37%) Web Services
10 8 (16.33%) XHTML
10 8 (16.33%) Smarty
10 8 (16.33%) Semantic HTML
10 8 (16.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 8 (16.33%) Razor View Engine
11 7 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (26.53%) User Experience
2 5 (10.20%) Blog
2 5 (10.20%) Open Source
2 5 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.20%) Mobile App
3 4 (8.16%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.04%) Copywriting
4 1 (2.04%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.24%) Linux
2 5 (10.20%) Ubuntu
3 1 (2.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (42.86%) Responsive Web Design
2 17 (34.69%) MVC
3 13 (26.53%) Web Design
3 13 (26.53%) OO
4 6 (12.24%) OOP
4 6 (12.24%) SEO
4 6 (12.24%) TDD
5 5 (10.20%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (10.20%) Integration Testing
5 5 (10.20%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (10.20%) Digital Marketing
5 5 (10.20%) Scrum
5 5 (10.20%) E-Commerce
5 5 (10.20%) Data Modelling
5 5 (10.20%) OOD
5 5 (10.20%) OO PHP
6 4 (8.16%) Mentoring
7 3 (6.12%) ITIL
7 3 (6.12%) Analytics
8 2 (4.08%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (75.51%) JavaScript
2 17 (34.69%) PHP
3 8 (16.33%) SQL
4 6 (12.24%) C#
5 2 (4.08%) Java
6 1 (2.04%) C++
6 1 (2.04%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (10.20%) Degree
2 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) SLA
2 1 (2.04%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.04%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (24.49%) Adobe
2 10 (20.41%) Microsoft
3 8 (16.33%) Sitecore
4 7 (14.29%) EPiServer
5 6 (12.24%) Zend
6 3 (6.12%) Avaya
7 2 (4.08%) Cisco
8 1 (2.04%) Oracle
8 1 (2.04%) VMware
8 1 (2.04%) Open Text
8 1 (2.04%) Verint
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Posted: 16 hours ago
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Bens
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Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
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Salary: £40,000 - £60,000 per year
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Salary: £25,000 - £60,000 per year
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