The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 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 Chester region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 28 45 31
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -14
Permanent jobs citing CMS 14 11 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 5.15% 2.64% 5.71%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.73% 23.40% 19.61%
Number of salaries quoted 11 10 10
Average salary £29,000 £33,500 £23,903
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.43% +40.14%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Application Platforms Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
110 47 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 40.44% 11.27% 29.14%
Number of salaries quoted 73 35 40
Average salary £29,000 £33,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.43% +34.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £20,000 £22,807
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £37,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
CMS
Cheshire

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 17 April 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 16 (100.00%) HTML
1 16 (100.00%) CSS
2 11 (68.75%) C#
2 11 (68.75%) ASP.NET
2 11 (68.75%) SQL
2 11 (68.75%) .NET
3 10 (62.50%) MySQL
3 10 (62.50%) MVC
3 10 (62.50%) WordPress
3 10 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 10 (62.50%) PhoneGap
4 9 (56.25%) Razor View Engine
4 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 9 (56.25%) Sitecore CMS
4 9 (56.25%) Sitecore
4 9 (56.25%) Umbraco
4 9 (56.25%) W3C
5 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (25.00%) Marketing
6 3 (18.75%) Adobe
6 3 (18.75%) Advertising
7 2 (12.50%) HTML5
7 2 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (6.25%) jQuery
8 1 (6.25%) SEO
8 1 (6.25%) Web Development
8 1 (6.25%) Degree
8 1 (6.25%) Joomla!
8 1 (6.25%) Wiki
8 1 (6.25%) MooTools

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 10 (62.50%) WordPress
2 9 (56.25%) Sitecore CMS
2 9 (56.25%) Umbraco
3 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
3 1 (6.25%) Joomla!
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Adobe Illustrator
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (62.50%) MySQL
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
2 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (62.50%) PhoneGap
General
1 4 (25.00%) Marketing
2 3 (18.75%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Developer
2 9 (56.25%) C# Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Designer
4 3 (18.75%) Web Designer
5 2 (12.50%) Web Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
6 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
6 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (6.25%) .NET Web Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Graphic Designer
6 1 (6.25%) Digital Designer
6 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) CSS
1 16 (100.00%) HTML
2 11 (68.75%) .NET
2 11 (68.75%) ASP.NET
3 10 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (56.25%) Razor View Engine
4 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 2 (12.50%) HTML5
6 1 (6.25%) CSS3
6 1 (6.25%) Web Services
6 1 (6.25%) XML
6 1 (6.25%) Flash
6 1 (6.25%) XHTML
6 1 (6.25%) Ajax
6 1 (6.25%) jQuery
6 1 (6.25%) MooTools
Miscellaneous
1 9 (56.25%) W3C
2 1 (6.25%) Wiki
2 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Android
1 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) MVC
2 2 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (6.25%) Time Management
3 1 (6.25%) Change Control
3 1 (6.25%) OO
3 1 (6.25%) SEO
3 1 (6.25%) Web Design
3 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.25%) TDD
3 1 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) C#
1 11 (68.75%) SQL
2 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Sitecore
2 3 (18.75%) Adobe
3 1 (6.25%) Quark