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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 85 95 102
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +7
Permanent jobs citing CMS 46 30 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.65% 1.56% 0.82%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.60% 6.70% 4.48%
Number of salaries quoted 44 24 13
Average salary £46,250 £35,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.14% +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £26,550 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £41,050 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
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
365 448 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 21.03% 23.37% 18.25%
Number of salaries quoted 288 348 249
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 31 August 2015.

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 31 August 2015. 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
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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
Warrington +6 6 £35,000 - 1
Northwich -5 5 £26,500 -11.66%
Macclesfield +16 3 £35,000 -
Chester -12 3 £19,500 -35.00% 3
Knutsford - 1 £55,000 -
CMS
North West

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 59 (80.82%) HTML
2 57 (78.08%) CSS
3 51 (69.86%) JavaScript
3 51 (69.86%) jQuery
4 49 (67.12%) HTML5
5 39 (53.42%) User Experience
6 38 (52.05%) Agile Software Development
7 35 (47.95%) Sass
8 33 (45.21%) Responsive Web Design
9 32 (43.84%) CSS3
10 30 (41.10%) Web Design
10 30 (41.10%) Scrum
11 29 (39.73%) MVC
11 29 (39.73%) OO
12 28 (38.36%) HTTP
12 28 (38.36%) Backbone.js
12 28 (38.36%) KnockoutJS
12 28 (38.36%) AngularJS
13 27 (36.99%) Web Services
14 26 (35.62%) Mobile App
15 25 (34.25%) LESS
15 25 (34.25%) WordPress
16 24 (32.88%) Continuous Integration
17 23 (31.51%) TDD
18 21 (28.77%) PHP
19 19 (26.03%) Adobe
19 19 (26.03%) Magento
20 18 (24.66%) Visualisation
20 18 (24.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 18 (24.66%) SVG

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 25 (34.25%) WordPress
2 15 (20.55%) Drupal
3 8 (10.96%) SharePoint
3 8 (10.96%) Joomla!
4 4 (5.48%) Umbraco
5 3 (4.11%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.74%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (2.74%) IIS
6 2 (2.74%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (2.74%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (2.74%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (1.37%) Kentico
Applications
1 10 (13.70%) Adobe Illustrator
2 9 (12.33%) Photoshop
3 8 (10.96%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 7 (9.59%) MS Excel
5 6 (8.22%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (4.11%) InDesign
7 2 (2.74%) MS Office
7 2 (2.74%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 19 (26.03%) Magento
2 3 (4.11%) Shopify
3 1 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.59%) Google Analytics
2 2 (2.74%) Trello
2 2 (2.74%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 28 (38.36%) HTTP
2 17 (23.29%) HTTPS
3 11 (15.07%) Internet
4 4 (5.48%) SSH
4 4 (5.48%) PuTTY
5 3 (4.11%) SSL
6 2 (2.74%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (24.66%) MySQL
2 7 (9.59%) Relational Database
3 4 (5.48%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 17 (23.29%) Jasmine
2 12 (16.44%) Subversion
2 12 (16.44%) Git (software)
3 10 (13.70%) Grunt
4 8 (10.96%) Dreamweaver
5 4 (5.48%) Visual Studio
6 3 (4.11%) gulp
7 2 (2.74%) HP UFT
7 2 (2.74%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (2.74%) MSTest
7 2 (2.74%) TeamCity
7 2 (2.74%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (2.74%) Mercurial
8 1 (1.37%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 17 (23.29%) Finance
1 17 (23.29%) Banking
1 17 (23.29%) Marketing
2 7 (9.59%) Corporate Banking
3 4 (5.48%) Multimedia
4 3 (4.11%) Aerospace
4 3 (4.11%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 52 (71.23%) Developer
2 19 (26.03%) Web Developer
3 15 (20.55%) PHP Developer
4 11 (15.07%) HTML Developer
5 9 (12.33%) Designer
5 9 (12.33%) Lead Developer
6 8 (10.96%) JavaScript Developer
7 7 (9.59%) UI Developer
7 7 (9.59%) UI Programmer
8 4 (5.48%) Architect
8 4 (5.48%) Analyst
8 4 (5.48%) Test Analyst
8 4 (5.48%) Lead Architect
8 4 (5.48%) Lead PHP Developer
9 3 (4.11%) Front-End Developer
9 3 (4.11%) Graphic Designer
9 3 (4.11%) PHP Web Developer
9 3 (4.11%) .NET Developer
9 3 (4.11%) ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (4.11%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (80.82%) HTML
2 57 (78.08%) CSS
3 51 (69.86%) jQuery
4 49 (67.12%) HTML5
5 35 (47.95%) Sass
6 32 (43.84%) CSS3
7 28 (38.36%) Backbone.js
7 28 (38.36%) KnockoutJS
7 28 (38.36%) AngularJS
8 27 (36.99%) Web Services
9 25 (34.25%) LESS
10 18 (24.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 18 (24.66%) SVG
11 17 (23.29%) D3.js
12 9 (12.33%) .NET
13 8 (10.96%) XML
14 7 (9.59%) JSON
14 7 (9.59%) Flash
15 6 (8.22%) ASP.NET
16 4 (5.48%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 39 (53.42%) User Experience
2 26 (35.62%) Mobile App
3 18 (24.66%) Visualisation
4 10 (13.70%) Computer Science
5 4 (5.48%) Animation
5 4 (5.48%) Video Editing
5 4 (5.48%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (4.11%) Mobile Banking
7 2 (2.74%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.74%) NHS
8 1 (1.37%) Graphic Design
8 1 (1.37%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.48%) Linux
2 3 (4.11%) Mac OS X
3 2 (2.74%) Windows
3 2 (2.74%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.37%) Android
4 1 (1.37%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (52.05%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (45.21%) Responsive Web Design
3 30 (41.10%) Web Design
3 30 (41.10%) Scrum
4 29 (39.73%) MVC
4 29 (39.73%) OO
5 24 (32.88%) Continuous Integration
6 23 (31.51%) TDD
7 11 (15.07%) Content Management
7 11 (15.07%) Web Development
8 10 (13.70%) E-Commerce
9 9 (12.33%) SEO
10 8 (10.96%) OOP
11 7 (9.59%) Unit Testing
11 7 (9.59%) Analytics
12 6 (8.22%) Digital Marketing
13 5 (6.85%) Stakeholder Management
13 5 (6.85%) Software Engineering
14 4 (5.48%) Pay per click
14 4 (5.48%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 51 (69.86%) JavaScript
2 21 (28.77%) PHP
3 10 (13.70%) C
4 8 (10.96%) SQL
5 5 (6.85%) PHP5
5 5 (6.85%) C#
5 5 (6.85%) Java
6 2 (2.74%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.37%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 11 (15.07%) Degree
2 2 (2.74%) ISEB
2 2 (2.74%) ISTQB
2 2 (2.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.59%) QA
2 2 (2.74%) WCAG
2 2 (2.74%) WAI
Systems Management
1 2 (2.74%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (26.03%) Adobe
2 8 (10.96%) Microsoft
3 7 (9.59%) Google
4 3 (4.11%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (4.11%) Quark
5 2 (2.74%) Sony
5 2 (2.74%) Ektron
5 2 (2.74%) EPiServer
5 2 (2.74%) Sitecore
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