The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 81 89 78
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -11
Permanent jobs citing CMS 39 37 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.06% 1.84% 1.89%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.51% 9.18% 8.79%
Number of salaries quoted 38 35 32
Average salary £25,500 £31,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.74% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £25,050
10% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £45,000 £64,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Application Platforms Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
410 403 364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 21.62% 20.06% 21.45%
Number of salaries quoted 371 359 322
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £77,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
CMS
West Midlands

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 22 July 2014.

CMS Salary Histogram in Birmingham

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 52 (83.87%) CSS
2 51 (82.26%) HTML
2 51 (82.26%) JavaScript
3 36 (58.06%) PHP
4 35 (56.45%) MySQL
5 34 (54.84%) jQuery
6 30 (48.39%) WordPress
7 26 (41.94%) Magento
8 25 (40.32%) Photoshop
9 22 (35.48%) Web Development
10 21 (33.87%) HTML5
11 19 (30.65%) CSS3
12 17 (27.42%) Git (software)
12 17 (27.42%) SEO
13 16 (25.81%) Drupal
13 16 (25.81%) Joomla!
14 15 (24.19%) Open Source
15 14 (22.58%) MVC
15 14 (22.58%) XHTML
15 14 (22.58%) Marketing
16 12 (19.35%) Umbraco
16 12 (19.35%) Responsive Web Design
17 11 (17.74%) User Experience Design
17 11 (17.74%) E-Commerce
17 11 (17.74%) WebTrends
18 10 (16.13%) Web Design
18 10 (16.13%) Zend
19 9 (14.52%) Content Management
19 9 (14.52%) Sass
19 9 (14.52%) LESS

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 30 (48.39%) WordPress
2 16 (25.81%) Drupal
2 16 (25.81%) Joomla!
3 12 (19.35%) Umbraco
4 9 (14.52%) Apache
5 6 (9.68%) Sitecore CMS
6 4 (6.45%) Node.js
7 1 (1.61%) IIS
7 1 (1.61%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.61%) Documentum
7 1 (1.61%) Alfresco
Applications
1 25 (40.32%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 26 (41.94%) Magento
2 11 (17.74%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.61%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (56.45%) MySQL
2 4 (6.45%) MongoDB
3 3 (4.84%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (27.42%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.84%) Subversion
3 1 (1.61%) Yeoman
3 1 (1.61%) Grunt
General
1 14 (22.58%) Marketing
2 7 (11.29%) Retail
3 3 (4.84%) Games
4 2 (3.23%) Finance
5 1 (1.61%) Legal
5 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.61%) Advertising
5 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.61%) Banking
Job Titles
1 55 (88.71%) Developer
2 36 (58.06%) Web Developer
3 20 (32.26%) PHP Developer
4 15 (24.19%) Junior Developer
4 15 (24.19%) Junior
5 14 (22.58%) Junior Web Developer
6 11 (17.74%) PHP Web Developer
7 4 (6.45%) Front-End Developer
7 4 (6.45%) Consultant
8 3 (4.84%) .NET Developer
8 3 (4.84%) Account Manager
8 3 (4.84%) Project Manager
8 3 (4.84%) Digital Account Manager
8 3 (4.84%) Digital Project Manager
8 3 (4.84%) WordPress Developer
9 2 (3.23%) MySQL Developer
9 2 (3.23%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 2 (3.23%) Architect
9 2 (3.23%) C# Developer
10 1 (1.61%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (83.87%) CSS
2 51 (82.26%) HTML
3 34 (54.84%) jQuery
4 21 (33.87%) HTML5
5 19 (30.65%) CSS3
6 14 (22.58%) XHTML
7 9 (14.52%) Sass
7 9 (14.52%) LESS
8 7 (11.29%) .NET
9 6 (9.68%) ASP.NET
10 5 (8.06%) Web Services
10 5 (8.06%) Symfony
10 5 (8.06%) CodeIgniter
11 4 (6.45%) Yii
11 4 (6.45%) LAMP
11 4 (6.45%) XML
11 4 (6.45%) Flash
12 3 (4.84%) SOAP
12 3 (4.84%) REST
13 1 (1.61%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 15 (24.19%) Open Source
2 6 (9.68%) Social Media
3 4 (6.45%) Xbox
4 3 (4.84%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.61%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.61%) RIA
5 1 (1.61%) Blog
5 1 (1.61%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.61%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.84%) Mac OS X
2 2 (3.23%) Linux
3 1 (1.61%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.61%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (35.48%) Web Development
2 17 (27.42%) SEO
3 14 (22.58%) MVC
4 12 (19.35%) Responsive Web Design
5 11 (17.74%) User Experience Design
5 11 (17.74%) E-Commerce
6 10 (16.13%) Web Design
7 9 (14.52%) Content Management
8 7 (11.29%) Analytics
9 6 (9.68%) Customer Engagement
9 6 (9.68%) CRM
10 5 (8.06%) OO
11 4 (6.45%) Digital Marketing
12 3 (4.84%) Integration Testing
13 2 (3.23%) TDD
13 2 (3.23%) Unit Testing
13 2 (3.23%) OOP
14 1 (1.61%) UML
14 1 (1.61%) OOD
14 1 (1.61%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 51 (82.26%) JavaScript
2 36 (58.06%) PHP
3 6 (9.68%) C#
4 5 (8.06%) Java
5 4 (6.45%) ActionScript
6 1 (1.61%) SQL
6 1 (1.61%) Perl
6 1 (1.61%) Python
6 1 (1.61%) Scala
6 1 (1.61%) PHP5
6 1 (1.61%) Ruby
Vendors
1 10 (16.13%) Zend
2 9 (14.52%) Adobe
3 6 (9.68%) Sitecore
4 5 (8.06%) Facebook
5 3 (4.84%) Sony
6 2 (3.23%) Oracle
7 1 (1.61%) Microsoft
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