The table below looks at the statistics for CMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 31 33 33
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Permanent jobs citing CMS 6 17 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 3.28% 6.51% 2.70%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.33% 22.37% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 6 17 8
Average salary £42,250 £52,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.52% +61.53%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
CMS
London

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

Application Platforms Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
45 76 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 24.59% 29.12% 21.62%
Number of salaries quoted 43 58 63
Average salary £25,000 £52,500 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-52.38% +13.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £24,550 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,700 £60,000 £66,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

CMS Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

CMS
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

CMS Salary Trend in Croydon

CMS
Salary Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CMS across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

CMS Salary Histogram in Croydon

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 6 (85.71%) HTML
2 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) Content Management
3 3 (42.86%) SEO
3 3 (42.86%) Marketing
3 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 3 (42.86%) CSS
4 2 (28.57%) Web Services
4 2 (28.57%) PHP
4 2 (28.57%) MVC
4 2 (28.57%) OO
4 2 (28.57%) ColdFusion
4 2 (28.57%) Degree
4 2 (28.57%) PHP5
4 2 (28.57%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (28.57%) Sitecore
4 2 (28.57%) Web Usability
4 2 (28.57%) HTML5
4 2 (28.57%) Social Media
4 2 (28.57%) Analytics
4 2 (28.57%) User Experience
4 2 (28.57%) WordPress
4 2 (28.57%) Mobile Development
5 1 (14.29%) Model-Glue
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (14.29%) Digital Media
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (14.29%) ColdBox

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 2 (28.57%) ColdFusion
1 2 (28.57%) Sitecore CMS
1 2 (28.57%) WordPress
2 1 (14.29%) Umbraco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) PHP Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Web Editor
2 2 (28.57%) WordPress Developer
3 1 (14.29%) AWS Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Web Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Web Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Web Content Editor
3 1 (14.29%) Content Editor
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) ColdFusion Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) HTML
2 3 (42.86%) CSS
3 2 (28.57%) Web Services
3 2 (28.57%) HTML5
4 1 (14.29%) Model-Glue
4 1 (14.29%) ColdBox
4 1 (14.29%) jQuery
4 1 (14.29%) Fusebox
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Social Media
1 2 (28.57%) User Experience
2 1 (14.29%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Content Management
2 3 (42.86%) SEO
3 2 (28.57%) MVC
3 2 (28.57%) OO
3 2 (28.57%) Web Usability
3 2 (28.57%) Analytics
3 2 (28.57%) Mobile Development
4 1 (14.29%) Web Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) PHP
2 2 (28.57%) PHP5
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Sitecore