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 29 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 80 93 80
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -13
Permanent jobs citing CMS 41 36 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.08% 1.77% 1.78%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.76% 8.89% 8.31%
Number of salaries quoted 40 34 30
Average salary £25,500 £30,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.39% -3.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,350 £25,000 £25,350
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,650 £77,500
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
420 405 361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 21.27% 19.94% 21.45%
Number of salaries quoted 379 360 324
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 £24,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,850 £67,500 £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 29 July 2014.

CMS Salary Histogram in Birmingham

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 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 55 (84.62%) CSS
2 54 (83.08%) JavaScript
3 52 (80.00%) HTML
4 36 (55.38%) jQuery
5 35 (53.85%) PHP
6 34 (52.31%) MySQL
7 29 (44.62%) WordPress
8 27 (41.54%) Photoshop
9 25 (38.46%) Magento
10 22 (33.85%) HTML5
10 22 (33.85%) Web Development
11 21 (32.31%) CSS3
12 17 (26.15%) Git (software)
12 17 (26.15%) SEO
13 16 (24.62%) Umbraco
14 15 (23.08%) Joomla!
14 15 (23.08%) Drupal
15 14 (21.54%) Marketing
15 14 (21.54%) Open Source
16 13 (20.00%) MVC
16 13 (20.00%) XHTML
16 13 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
17 11 (16.92%) Sass
17 11 (16.92%) LESS
17 11 (16.92%) E-Commerce
17 11 (16.92%) Web Design
17 11 (16.92%) Adobe
17 11 (16.92%) WebTrends
17 11 (16.92%) User Experience Design
18 9 (13.85%) Zend

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 29 (44.62%) WordPress
2 16 (24.62%) Umbraco
3 15 (23.08%) Joomla!
3 15 (23.08%) Drupal
4 9 (13.85%) Apache
5 8 (12.31%) Sitecore CMS
6 4 (6.15%) Node.js
7 1 (1.54%) Alfresco
7 1 (1.54%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.54%) Documentum
7 1 (1.54%) IIS
Applications
1 27 (41.54%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 25 (38.46%) Magento
2 11 (16.92%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.54%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (52.31%) MySQL
2 4 (6.15%) MongoDB
3 3 (4.62%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.54%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (26.15%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.62%) Subversion
3 1 (1.54%) Grunt
3 1 (1.54%) Yeoman
General
1 14 (21.54%) Marketing
2 7 (10.77%) Retail
3 3 (4.62%) Advertising
3 3 (4.62%) Games
4 2 (3.08%) Finance
5 1 (1.54%) Legal
5 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.54%) Banking
5 1 (1.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 58 (89.23%) Developer
2 37 (56.92%) Web Developer
3 19 (29.23%) PHP Developer
4 17 (26.15%) Junior
4 17 (26.15%) Junior Developer
5 16 (24.62%) Junior Web Developer
6 10 (15.38%) PHP Web Developer
7 4 (6.15%) Front-End Developer
7 4 (6.15%) Consultant
8 3 (4.62%) Account Manager
8 3 (4.62%) Project Manager
8 3 (4.62%) .NET Developer
8 3 (4.62%) Digital Project Manager
8 3 (4.62%) Digital Account Manager
8 3 (4.62%) WordPress Developer
8 3 (4.62%) Sitecore Developer
9 2 (3.08%) MySQL Developer
9 2 (3.08%) C# Developer
9 2 (3.08%) Lead Developer
9 2 (3.08%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (84.62%) CSS
2 52 (80.00%) HTML
3 36 (55.38%) jQuery
4 22 (33.85%) HTML5
5 21 (32.31%) CSS3
6 13 (20.00%) XHTML
7 11 (16.92%) Sass
7 11 (16.92%) LESS
8 9 (13.85%) .NET
9 8 (12.31%) ASP.NET
10 5 (7.69%) Web Services
10 5 (7.69%) Symfony
10 5 (7.69%) CodeIgniter
11 4 (6.15%) LAMP
11 4 (6.15%) XML
11 4 (6.15%) Flash
11 4 (6.15%) Yii
12 3 (4.62%) REST
12 3 (4.62%) SOAP
12 3 (4.62%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 14 (21.54%) Open Source
2 6 (9.23%) Social Media
3 4 (6.15%) Xbox
4 3 (4.62%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.54%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.54%) Blog
5 1 (1.54%) RIA
5 1 (1.54%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.62%) Mac OS X
2 1 (1.54%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (33.85%) Web Development
2 17 (26.15%) SEO
3 13 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 13 (20.00%) MVC
4 11 (16.92%) User Experience Design
4 11 (16.92%) Web Design
4 11 (16.92%) E-Commerce
5 8 (12.31%) Content Management
6 7 (10.77%) Analytics
7 6 (9.23%) Customer Engagement
7 6 (9.23%) CRM
8 4 (6.15%) OO
8 4 (6.15%) Digital Marketing
9 3 (4.62%) Integration Testing
10 2 (3.08%) Unit Testing
10 2 (3.08%) TDD
11 1 (1.54%) Web Analytics
11 1 (1.54%) Direct Marketing
11 1 (1.54%) UML
11 1 (1.54%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 54 (83.08%) JavaScript
2 35 (53.85%) PHP
3 8 (12.31%) C#
4 7 (10.77%) Java
5 4 (6.15%) ActionScript
6 1 (1.54%) Python
6 1 (1.54%) Ruby
6 1 (1.54%) PHP5
6 1 (1.54%) Scala
6 1 (1.54%) Perl
6 1 (1.54%) SQL
Vendors
1 11 (16.92%) Adobe
2 9 (13.85%) Zend
3 8 (12.31%) Sitecore
4 5 (7.69%) Facebook
5 3 (4.62%) Sony
5 3 (4.62%) Microsoft
6 2 (3.08%) Oracle
6 2 (3.08%) EPiServer
7 1 (1.54%) Google
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