The table below looks at the statistics for CMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 90 104 102
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -2
Permanent jobs citing CMS 38 13 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.95% 0.82% 1.53%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.94% 4.51% 7.64%
Number of salaries quoted 32 13 23
Average salary £32,500 £27,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.11% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £24,500 £19,200
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £60,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
CMS
North West

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

Application Platforms Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
425 288 419
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 21.78% 18.15% 20.04%
Number of salaries quoted 343 251 383
Average salary £35,154 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,996 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

CMS Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

CMS
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

CMS Salary Trend in Cheshire

CMS
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CMS across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

CMS Salary Histogram in Cheshire

CMS
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CMS within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Macclesfield +12 15 £29,000 +18.36%
Chester +2 9 £29,000 -17.14% 2
Warrington -17 6 £35,000 -39.13%
Wilmslow - 3 £32,500 - 2
CMS
North West

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 72 (86.75%) HTML
1 72 (86.75%) CSS
2 55 (66.27%) JavaScript
3 40 (48.19%) MySQL
4 38 (45.78%) Marketing
5 33 (39.76%) .NET
5 33 (39.76%) MVC
6 32 (38.55%) PHP
7 31 (37.35%) SQL
7 31 (37.35%) OO
7 31 (37.35%) Sitecore CMS
7 31 (37.35%) Sitecore
8 30 (36.14%) WordPress
8 30 (36.14%) XHTML
9 29 (34.94%) jQuery
9 29 (34.94%) Umbraco
10 28 (33.73%) ASP.NET
10 28 (33.73%) C#
10 28 (33.73%) Git (software)
11 26 (31.33%) OO PHP
11 26 (31.33%) PHP5
11 26 (31.33%) LAMP
12 20 (24.10%) REST
12 20 (24.10%) ASP.NET MVC
13 19 (22.89%) E-Commerce
13 19 (22.89%) XML
14 18 (21.69%) Web Design
14 18 (21.69%) Linux
15 17 (20.48%) SQL Server
15 17 (20.48%) Subversion

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 31 (37.35%) Sitecore CMS
2 30 (36.14%) WordPress
3 29 (34.94%) Umbraco
4 10 (12.05%) Drupal
5 6 (7.23%) Commerce Server
5 6 (7.23%) WebSphere
5 6 (7.23%) Confluence
5 6 (7.23%) concrete5
6 5 (6.02%) SharePoint
7 4 (4.82%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (3.61%) Sitefinity
9 2 (2.41%) Kentico
9 2 (2.41%) Joomla!
10 1 (1.20%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (9.64%) Photoshop
2 3 (3.61%) MS Office
2 3 (3.61%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.41%) Fireworks
3 2 (2.41%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 12 (14.46%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.20%) 802.11
1 1 (1.20%) Wireless
1 1 (1.20%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (48.19%) MySQL
2 17 (20.48%) SQL Server
3 6 (7.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (6.02%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (4.82%) MS Access
6 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.20%) PerformancePoint
6 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.20%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 28 (33.73%) Git (software)
2 17 (20.48%) Subversion
3 14 (16.87%) Visual Studio
4 13 (15.66%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (7.23%) Grunt
5 6 (7.23%) JIRA
6 2 (2.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (1.20%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.20%) Dreamweaver
General
1 38 (45.78%) Marketing
2 7 (8.43%) Retail
3 1 (1.20%) Finance
3 1 (1.20%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 71 (85.54%) Developer
2 26 (31.33%) PHP Developer
3 23 (27.71%) Web Developer
4 19 (22.89%) C# Developer
5 10 (12.05%) .NET Developer
6 8 (9.64%) MySQL Developer
6 8 (9.64%) PHP Web Developer
6 8 (9.64%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 6 (7.23%) UI Programmer
7 6 (7.23%) UI Developer
7 6 (7.23%) Front-End Developer
7 6 (7.23%) Front-End Web Developer
8 5 (6.02%) .NET Web Developer
9 4 (4.82%) DBA
9 4 (4.82%) C# .NET Developer
10 3 (3.61%) Designer
10 3 (3.61%) C# Web Developer
10 3 (3.61%) Applications Support
11 2 (2.41%) Web Designer
11 2 (2.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (86.75%) HTML
1 72 (86.75%) CSS
2 33 (39.76%) .NET
3 30 (36.14%) XHTML
4 29 (34.94%) jQuery
5 28 (33.73%) ASP.NET
6 26 (31.33%) LAMP
7 20 (24.10%) ASP.NET MVC
7 20 (24.10%) REST
8 19 (22.89%) XML
9 17 (20.48%) JSON
9 17 (20.48%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 14 (16.87%) HTML5
10 14 (16.87%) PhoneGap
10 14 (16.87%) Razor View Engine
11 12 (14.46%) CSS3
11 12 (14.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 9 (10.84%) Backbone.js
12 9 (10.84%) Ajax
12 9 (10.84%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (19.28%) W3C
2 15 (18.07%) Mobile App
3 6 (7.23%) User Experience
3 6 (7.23%) FMCG
4 1 (1.20%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.20%) Interactive TV
4 1 (1.20%) Graphic Design
4 1 (1.20%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 18 (21.69%) Linux
2 6 (7.23%) Android
2 6 (7.23%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (39.76%) MVC
2 31 (37.35%) OO
3 26 (31.33%) OO PHP
4 19 (22.89%) E-Commerce
5 18 (21.69%) Web Design
6 12 (14.46%) Web Development
7 9 (10.84%) Web Accessibility
7 9 (10.84%) Online Marketing
7 9 (10.84%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (7.23%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (7.23%) Scrum
8 6 (7.23%) Email Marketing
8 6 (7.23%) Kanban
8 6 (7.23%) Responsive Web Design
8 6 (7.23%) Mobile Application Development
8 6 (7.23%) Android Development
8 6 (7.23%) iOS Development
9 4 (4.82%) Document Management
10 3 (3.61%) TDD
10 3 (3.61%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 55 (66.27%) JavaScript
2 32 (38.55%) PHP
3 31 (37.35%) SQL
4 28 (33.73%) C#
5 26 (31.33%) PHP5
6 7 (8.43%) Java
7 4 (4.82%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.20%) VBA
8 1 (1.20%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (4.82%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.41%) Degree
2 2 (2.41%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.20%) ISEB
3 1 (1.20%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.64%) ISO 9001
2 3 (3.61%) SLA
3 1 (1.20%) WAI
3 1 (1.20%) QA
Vendors
1 31 (37.35%) Sitecore
2 7 (8.43%) EPiServer
3 6 (7.23%) Eloqua
3 6 (7.23%) Twitter
3 6 (7.23%) Atlassian
3 6 (7.23%) IBM
3 6 (7.23%) ATG
4 5 (6.02%) Oracle
5 4 (4.82%) Microsoft
6 3 (3.61%) PeopleSoft
6 3 (3.61%) Cognos
6 3 (3.61%) Open Text
6 3 (3.61%) Sage
7 2 (2.41%) Adobe
7 2 (2.41%) Primavera
8 1 (1.20%) Quark
Crewe, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Alderley Edge, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Great Benefits + Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits, Training & Progression
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £37000 - £41000 per annum + +Benefits+Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Wilmslow
Modis International - London
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago