The table below looks at the statistics for CMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 64 56 54
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -2
Permanent jobs citing CMS 3 17 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.45% 2.85% 2.47%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.75% 13.71% 11.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 13
Average salary £36,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.30% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,300 £25,950 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,300 £43,700 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
CMS
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

Application Platforms Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
109 124 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 16.49% 20.81% 21.87%
Number of salaries quoted 103 106 117
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CMS across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

CMS Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

CMS
Salary Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CMS across the Cardiff region.

CMS Salary Trend in Cardiff

CMS
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CMS across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

CMS Salary Histogram in Cardiff

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 12 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (68.75%) HTML
2 11 (68.75%) CSS
3 9 (56.25%) C#
3 9 (56.25%) .NET
3 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
4 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
4 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET
4 6 (37.50%) MVC
5 4 (25.00%) XAML
5 4 (25.00%) .NET Framework
5 4 (25.00%) TDD
5 4 (25.00%) WCF
5 4 (25.00%) WPF
5 4 (25.00%) Silverlight
5 4 (25.00%) Unit Testing
5 4 (25.00%) Umbraco
5 4 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (25.00%) MSTest
5 4 (25.00%) Java
5 4 (25.00%) PHP
5 4 (25.00%) Windows
5 4 (25.00%) SOA
5 4 (25.00%) Advertising
5 4 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (25.00%) Replication
5 4 (25.00%) High Availability
5 4 (25.00%) MVVM
5 4 (25.00%) Entity Framework
5 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 4 (25.00%) Umbraco
2 3 (18.75%) SharePoint
2 3 (18.75%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (6.25%) Node.js
3 1 (6.25%) concrete5
3 1 (6.25%) Joomla!
3 1 (6.25%) Drupal
3 1 (6.25%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) Intranet
2 1 (6.25%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (6.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (25.00%) MSTest
2 1 (6.25%) StyleCop
General
1 4 (25.00%) Advertising
2 3 (18.75%) Law
3 1 (6.25%) Retail
3 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (93.75%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Web Developer
3 4 (25.00%) .NET Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Sitecore Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Magento Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Applications Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) C# Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Web Applications Developer
6 1 (6.25%) .NET Web Developer
6 1 (6.25%) C# Web Developer
6 1 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (6.25%) C# Application Developer
6 1 (6.25%) .NET Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (68.75%) CSS
1 11 (68.75%) HTML
2 9 (56.25%) .NET
3 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET
4 4 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 4 (25.00%) WCF
4 4 (25.00%) WPF
4 4 (25.00%) Silverlight
4 4 (25.00%) Entity Framework
4 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (18.75%) jQuery
6 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (6.25%) Backbone.js
7 1 (6.25%) Sass
7 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
7 1 (6.25%) Kendo UI
7 1 (6.25%) HTML5
7 1 (6.25%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Replication
2 2 (12.50%) Blog
3 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) MVC
2 4 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 4 (25.00%) MVVM
2 4 (25.00%) High Availability
2 4 (25.00%) SOA
2 4 (25.00%) TDD
3 3 (18.75%) Content Management
3 3 (18.75%) Time Management
4 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (12.50%) Web Development
4 2 (12.50%) CRM
4 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 1 (6.25%) Mobile Commerce
5 1 (6.25%) Project Management
5 1 (6.25%) Email Marketing
5 1 (6.25%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (6.25%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (56.25%) C#
3 4 (25.00%) Java
3 4 (25.00%) PHP
3 4 (25.00%) XAML
4 3 (18.75%) SQL
5 1 (6.25%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) LexisNexis
3 3 (18.75%) Sitecore
4 2 (12.50%) EPiServer
5 1 (6.25%) Twitter