The table below looks at the statistics for CMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 57 76 83
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +7
Permanent jobs citing CMS 44 31 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.03% 2.07% 1.24%
As % of the Application Platforms category 15.38% 8.31% 5.62%
Number of salaries quoted 36 22 14
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £29,100 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
CMS
Scotland

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

Application Platforms Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
286 373 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 19.67% 24.97% 22.01%
Number of salaries quoted 209 266 195
Average salary £39,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.95% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,123
% change year-on-year
- +2.24%

CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

CMS Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

CMS
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

CMS Salary Trend in Edinburgh

CMS
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CMS across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

CMS Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 47 (74.60%) HTML
2 44 (69.84%) CSS
3 39 (61.90%) JavaScript
4 25 (39.68%) Java
4 25 (39.68%) jQuery
5 22 (34.92%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (34.92%) XML
6 21 (33.33%) PHP
6 21 (33.33%) Tomcat
6 21 (33.33%) Web Development
7 18 (28.57%) Apache
7 18 (28.57%) Finance
7 18 (28.57%) .NET
8 17 (26.98%) JSP
8 17 (26.98%) SOAP
9 16 (25.40%) MySQL
9 16 (25.40%) Hibernate
9 16 (25.40%) Spring
10 15 (23.81%) Content Management
10 15 (23.81%) SQL
10 15 (23.81%) Web Services
10 15 (23.81%) Open Source
11 14 (22.22%) RESTful
11 14 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 14 (22.22%) Oracle
12 13 (20.63%) PostgreSQL
12 13 (20.63%) J2EE
13 12 (19.05%) Subversion
13 12 (19.05%) JPA
13 12 (19.05%) Git (software)

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 21 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 18 (28.57%) Apache
3 7 (11.11%) Node.js
4 4 (6.35%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 4 (6.35%) JBoss
4 4 (6.35%) Drupal
4 4 (6.35%) Umbraco
4 4 (6.35%) WordPress
5 1 (1.59%) SilverStripe
5 1 (1.59%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.59%) Joomla!
5 1 (1.59%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Photoshop
1 1 (1.59%) MS Office
1 1 (1.59%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.59%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (3.17%) WebTrends
2 1 (1.59%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.17%) Google Analytics
1 2 (3.17%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.35%) HTTP
2 1 (1.59%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (25.40%) MySQL
2 13 (20.63%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (9.52%) SQL Server
4 4 (6.35%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.17%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.59%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 12 (19.05%) Subversion
1 12 (19.05%) Git (software)
2 7 (11.11%) HttpUnit
2 7 (11.11%) JUnit
2 7 (11.11%) JMeter
3 5 (7.94%) Maven
4 4 (6.35%) Jenkins
5 2 (3.17%) WebStorm
5 2 (3.17%) Grunt
5 2 (3.17%) gulp
5 2 (3.17%) Selenium
6 1 (1.59%) Checkstyle
6 1 (1.59%) Ant
6 1 (1.59%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.59%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.59%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.59%) PHPUnit
6 1 (1.59%) FindBugs
General
1 18 (28.57%) Finance
2 9 (14.29%) Marketing
3 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.59%) Publishing
3 1 (1.59%) Retail
Job Titles
1 50 (79.37%) Developer
2 27 (42.86%) Web Developer
3 14 (22.22%) Front-End Developer
4 11 (17.46%) Java Developer
5 10 (15.87%) Front-End Web Developer
6 6 (9.52%) Java Web Developer
6 6 (9.52%) Development Manager
6 6 (9.52%) Senior Developer
7 5 (7.94%) Senior Web Developer
7 5 (7.94%) Head of Development
8 4 (6.35%) AWS Developer
9 3 (4.76%) Content Manager
9 3 (4.76%) .NET Developer
9 3 (4.76%) ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (4.76%) Website Manager
10 2 (3.17%) Applications Developer
10 2 (3.17%) Analyst
10 2 (3.17%) PHP Developer
11 1 (1.59%) Technical Manager
11 1 (1.59%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (74.60%) HTML
2 44 (69.84%) CSS
3 25 (39.68%) jQuery
4 22 (34.92%) XML
5 18 (28.57%) .NET
6 17 (26.98%) JSP
6 17 (26.98%) SOAP
7 16 (25.40%) Hibernate
7 16 (25.40%) Spring
8 15 (23.81%) Web Services
9 14 (22.22%) RESTful
9 14 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 13 (20.63%) J2EE
11 12 (19.05%) JPA
12 10 (15.87%) HTML5
12 10 (15.87%) Ruby on Rails
12 10 (15.87%) JSON
12 10 (15.87%) AngularJS
13 9 (14.29%) CSS3
14 8 (12.70%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.52%) Mobile App
2 5 (7.94%) W3C
2 5 (7.94%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.35%) User Experience
4 2 (3.17%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.59%) Social Media
5 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.59%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.59%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.11%) Linux
2 5 (7.94%) Android
2 5 (7.94%) Apple iOS
3 4 (6.35%) UNIX
4 3 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (34.92%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (33.33%) Web Development
3 15 (23.81%) Open Source
3 15 (23.81%) Content Management
4 11 (17.46%) Responsive Web Design
5 10 (15.87%) Web Application Development
6 7 (11.11%) Enterprise Content Management
7 6 (9.52%) SEO
8 5 (7.94%) Project Management
8 5 (7.94%) MVC
8 5 (7.94%) E-Commerce
8 5 (7.94%) Mentoring
8 5 (7.94%) Separation of Concerns
8 5 (7.94%) SDLC
9 4 (6.35%) Analytics
9 4 (6.35%) Dependency Injection
9 4 (6.35%) CRM
9 4 (6.35%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (4.76%) Unit Testing
10 3 (4.76%) Progressive Enhancement
Programming Languages
1 39 (61.90%) JavaScript
2 25 (39.68%) Java
3 21 (33.33%) PHP
4 15 (23.81%) SQL
5 10 (15.87%) Perl
5 10 (15.87%) Ruby
5 10 (15.87%) Bash Shell
6 8 (12.70%) C#
7 1 (1.59%) VB
7 1 (1.59%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.59%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.52%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (9.52%) TeamSite
2 2 (3.17%) Ansible
Vendors
1 14 (22.22%) Oracle
2 8 (12.70%) Alterian
3 3 (4.76%) Adobe
4 1 (1.59%) ION Trading
4 1 (1.59%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.59%) Zend