The table below looks at the statistics for CMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 35 37 48
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +11
Permanent jobs citing CMS 10 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 3.72% 0.39% 0.51%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.49% 1.41% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 0
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
CMS
Cheshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
87 71 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 32.34% 27.95% 36.41%
Number of salaries quoted 38 48 64
Average salary £30,500 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.23% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,050 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £49,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

CMS Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

CMS
Salary Trend in Chester

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

CMS Salary Trend in Chester

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 23 (100.00%) HTML
1 23 (100.00%) CSS
2 21 (91.30%) MVC
3 20 (86.96%) WordPress
3 20 (86.96%) Sitecore CMS
3 20 (86.96%) Sitecore
4 15 (65.22%) Umbraco
4 15 (65.22%) ASP.NET MVC
4 15 (65.22%) W3C
4 15 (65.22%) ASP.NET
4 15 (65.22%) .NET
5 14 (60.87%) MySQL
5 14 (60.87%) C#
5 14 (60.87%) SQL
5 14 (60.87%) PhoneGap
5 14 (60.87%) Razor View Engine
5 14 (60.87%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 8 (34.78%) JavaScript
7 7 (30.43%) Visual Studio
7 7 (30.43%) Web Development
7 7 (30.43%) HTML5
7 7 (30.43%) jQuery
8 6 (26.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 6 (26.09%) Mobile App
8 6 (26.09%) Mobile Application Development
8 6 (26.09%) Android Development
8 6 (26.09%) iOS Development
8 6 (26.09%) Apple iOS
8 6 (26.09%) CSS3
8 6 (26.09%) Backbone.js

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 20 (86.96%) WordPress
1 20 (86.96%) Sitecore CMS
2 15 (65.22%) Umbraco
3 6 (26.09%) Commerce Server
3 6 (26.09%) WebSphere
3 6 (26.09%) Drupal
3 6 (26.09%) Confluence
3 6 (26.09%) concrete5
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Photoshop
1 1 (4.35%) Fireworks
1 1 (4.35%) Adobe Illustrator
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (60.87%) MySQL
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (30.43%) Visual Studio
2 6 (26.09%) JIRA
2 6 (26.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (26.09%) Retail
2 1 (4.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (91.30%) Developer
2 14 (60.87%) C# Developer
3 6 (26.09%) UI Developer
3 6 (26.09%) UI Programmer
4 2 (8.70%) Designer
5 1 (4.35%) Digital Designer
5 1 (4.35%) Web Designer
5 1 (4.35%) Graphic Designer
5 1 (4.35%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (100.00%) HTML
1 23 (100.00%) CSS
2 15 (65.22%) .NET
2 15 (65.22%) ASP.NET
2 15 (65.22%) ASP.NET MVC
3 14 (60.87%) PhoneGap
3 14 (60.87%) Razor View Engine
3 14 (60.87%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 7 (30.43%) jQuery
4 7 (30.43%) HTML5
5 6 (26.09%) CSS3
5 6 (26.09%) Spring
5 6 (26.09%) Spring MVC
5 6 (26.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 6 (26.09%) Backbone.js
5 6 (26.09%) AngularJS
6 1 (4.35%) Semantic HTML
6 1 (4.35%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 15 (65.22%) W3C
2 6 (26.09%) FMCG
2 6 (26.09%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) Android
1 6 (26.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (91.30%) MVC
2 7 (30.43%) Web Development
3 6 (26.09%) Kanban
3 6 (26.09%) Responsive Web Design
3 6 (26.09%) Mobile Application Development
3 6 (26.09%) Android Development
3 6 (26.09%) iOS Development
3 6 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (26.09%) Scrum
3 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (26.09%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 14 (60.87%) C#
1 14 (60.87%) SQL
2 8 (34.78%) JavaScript
3 6 (26.09%) Java
4 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) WAI
Vendors
1 20 (86.96%) Sitecore
2 6 (26.09%) IBM
2 6 (26.09%) ATG
2 6 (26.09%) Atlassian
3 1 (4.35%) Adobe
3 1 (4.35%) Quark
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Posted: 4 hours ago
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