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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 114 97 77
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -20
Permanent jobs citing CMS 25 31 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.11% 1.48% 2.03%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.00% 7.95% 10.68%
Number of salaries quoted 24 29 31
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +3.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,300 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,700 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -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
417 390 309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 18.59% 18.65% 19.04%
Number of salaries quoted 361 352 264
Average salary £46,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.23% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £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 21 November 2014.

CMS Salary Histogram in Birmingham

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 54 (81.82%) JavaScript
1 54 (81.82%) CSS
2 51 (77.27%) HTML
3 46 (69.70%) jQuery
4 37 (56.06%) Photoshop
5 34 (51.52%) HTML5
6 32 (48.48%) Responsive Web Design
7 27 (40.91%) CSS3
7 27 (40.91%) Umbraco
8 26 (39.39%) PHP
9 24 (36.36%) Web Design
10 23 (34.85%) Adobe
10 23 (34.85%) Sass
10 23 (34.85%) LESS
11 18 (27.27%) User Experience
11 18 (27.27%) MVC
11 18 (27.27%) MySQL
12 17 (25.76%) WordPress
13 15 (22.73%) SEO
14 14 (21.21%) Magento
15 13 (19.70%) Open Source
15 13 (19.70%) OO
16 11 (16.67%) .NET
16 11 (16.67%) ASP.NET
16 11 (16.67%) Git (software)
16 11 (16.67%) Marketing
17 10 (15.15%) RESTful
17 10 (15.15%) Web Services
17 10 (15.15%) Underscore.js
17 10 (15.15%) Backbone.js

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 (40.91%) Umbraco
2 17 (25.76%) WordPress
3 7 (10.61%) Joomla!
4 4 (6.06%) Drupal
5 3 (4.55%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (3.03%) Apache
7 1 (1.52%) Documentum
7 1 (1.52%) FileNet
7 1 (1.52%) Node.js
7 1 (1.52%) IIS
Applications
1 37 (56.06%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 14 (21.21%) Magento
2 6 (9.09%) WebTrends
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.03%) VPN
1 2 (3.03%) PABX
2 1 (1.52%) ISDN
2 1 (1.52%) HTTP
2 1 (1.52%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (27.27%) MySQL
2 1 (1.52%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.52%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.52%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 8 (12.12%) Grunt
2 8 (12.12%) Yeoman
3 1 (1.52%) Subversion
General
1 11 (16.67%) Marketing
2 4 (6.06%) Advertising
3 2 (3.03%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.03%) Finance
4 1 (1.52%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 54 (81.82%) Developer
2 35 (53.03%) Web Developer
3 29 (43.94%) Junior
4 27 (40.91%) Junior Developer
4 27 (40.91%) Junior Web Developer
5 10 (15.15%) Front-End Developer
6 9 (13.64%) Lead Developer
7 7 (10.61%) PHP Developer
8 5 (7.58%) Senior Web Developer
8 5 (7.58%) Senior Developer
8 5 (7.58%) Project Manager
8 5 (7.58%) Digital Project Manager
9 3 (4.55%) WordPress Developer
9 3 (4.55%) Digital Account Manager
9 3 (4.55%) Consultant
9 3 (4.55%) Account Manager
9 3 (4.55%) Avaya Engineer
10 2 (3.03%) Web Project Manager
10 2 (3.03%) Web Manager
10 2 (3.03%) Junior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (81.82%) CSS
2 51 (77.27%) HTML
3 46 (69.70%) jQuery
4 34 (51.52%) HTML5
5 27 (40.91%) CSS3
6 23 (34.85%) Sass
6 23 (34.85%) LESS
7 11 (16.67%) .NET
7 11 (16.67%) ASP.NET
8 10 (15.15%) Web Services
8 10 (15.15%) RESTful
8 10 (15.15%) Underscore.js
8 10 (15.15%) Backbone.js
9 9 (13.64%) JSON
10 8 (12.12%) XHTML
11 7 (10.61%) Smarty
11 7 (10.61%) Semantic HTML
11 7 (10.61%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 7 (10.61%) Razor View Engine
12 5 (7.58%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 18 (27.27%) User Experience
2 13 (19.70%) Open Source
3 5 (7.58%) Blog
3 5 (7.58%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.52%) Copywriting
4 1 (1.52%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.61%) Linux
2 5 (7.58%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.52%) Windows
3 1 (1.52%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (48.48%) Responsive Web Design
2 24 (36.36%) Web Design
3 18 (27.27%) MVC
4 15 (22.73%) SEO
5 13 (19.70%) OO
6 7 (10.61%) OOP
7 6 (9.09%) Web Development
7 6 (9.09%) UX Design
8 5 (7.58%) OO PHP
8 5 (7.58%) Mentoring
8 5 (7.58%) Integration Testing
8 5 (7.58%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (7.58%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (7.58%) TDD
8 5 (7.58%) Scrum
8 5 (7.58%) E-Commerce
8 5 (7.58%) OOD
9 3 (4.55%) Analytics
10 2 (3.03%) ITIL V2
10 2 (3.03%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 54 (81.82%) JavaScript
2 26 (39.39%) PHP
3 5 (7.58%) C#
3 5 (7.58%) Java
4 1 (1.52%) C++
4 1 (1.52%) SQL
4 1 (1.52%) ActionScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.03%) SLA
2 1 (1.52%) QA
Vendors
1 23 (34.85%) Adobe
2 9 (13.64%) Zend
3 3 (4.55%) Avaya
3 3 (4.55%) Sitecore
4 2 (3.03%) EPiServer
4 2 (3.03%) Cisco
4 2 (3.03%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.52%) Open Text
5 1 (1.52%) Google
5 1 (1.52%) Facebook
5 1 (1.52%) Verint
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