The table below looks at the statistics for CMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 95 77 81
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +4
Permanent jobs citing CMS 7 12 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.57% 1.14% 0.12%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.48% 5.22% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 1
Average salary £30,250 £26,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.23% -41.66%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
CMS
East of England

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

Application Platforms Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
201 230 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 16.25% 21.84% 15.65%
Number of salaries quoted 143 181 121
Average salary £44,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.33% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,550 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

CMS Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

CMS
Salary Trend in Essex

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

CMS Salary Trend in Essex

CMS
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CMS across the Essex region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

CMS Salary Histogram in Essex

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 13 (56.52%) HTML
2 10 (43.48%) CSS
3 8 (34.78%) Web Development
4 7 (30.43%) JavaScript
4 7 (30.43%) .NET
5 6 (26.09%) PHP
5 6 (26.09%) E-Commerce
5 6 (26.09%) Marketing
5 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (26.09%) Umbraco
6 5 (21.74%) Sass
6 5 (21.74%) Photoshop
6 5 (21.74%) OOP
6 5 (21.74%) B2B
6 5 (21.74%) B2C
6 5 (21.74%) Web Design
7 4 (17.39%) MVC
7 4 (17.39%) OO
7 4 (17.39%) ITIL
7 4 (17.39%) MySQL
7 4 (17.39%) Mentoring
8 3 (13.04%) People Management
8 3 (13.04%) LESS
8 3 (13.04%) GitHub
8 3 (13.04%) Git (software)
8 3 (13.04%) Social Media
8 3 (13.04%) Waterfall
8 3 (13.04%) jQuery
8 3 (13.04%) Unit Testing
8 3 (13.04%) WordPress

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 6 (26.09%) Umbraco
2 3 (13.04%) WordPress
3 1 (4.35%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Photoshop
2 2 (8.70%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (8.70%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Google Analytics
1 1 (4.35%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) Internet
2 1 (4.35%) MPLS
2 1 (4.35%) WAN
2 1 (4.35%) HTTP
2 1 (4.35%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) MySQL
2 2 (8.70%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.35%) Bitbucket
2 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (26.09%) Marketing
2 3 (13.04%) Back Office
3 2 (8.70%) Retail
4 1 (4.35%) Advertising
4 1 (4.35%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (56.52%) Developer
2 7 (30.43%) Web Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Senior Web Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Senior Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Software Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Development Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Software Development Manager
4 3 (13.04%) PHP Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Project Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Marketing Executive
5 2 (8.70%) Designer
5 2 (8.70%) Umbraco Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Email Marketing Executive
6 1 (4.35%) Senior IT Project Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Agile Business Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Network Design Architect
6 1 (4.35%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 1 (4.35%) CMS Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Digital Project Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Principal Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (56.52%) HTML
2 10 (43.48%) CSS
3 7 (30.43%) .NET
4 5 (21.74%) Sass
5 3 (13.04%) LESS
5 3 (13.04%) jQuery
5 3 (13.04%) .NET Framework
5 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET
6 2 (8.70%) Backbone.js
6 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (8.70%) OOCSS
6 2 (8.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (4.35%) HTML5
7 1 (4.35%) CSS3
7 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Social Media
1 3 (13.04%) Computer Science
1 3 (13.04%) N-Tier
2 2 (8.70%) Graphic Design
2 2 (8.70%) Ergonomics
2 2 (8.70%) Blog
2 2 (8.70%) Social Network
2 2 (8.70%) Algorithms
2 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) User Experience
3 1 (4.35%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (4.35%) Copywriting
3 1 (4.35%) Photography
3 1 (4.35%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Android
1 2 (8.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Web Development
2 6 (26.09%) E-Commerce
2 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (21.74%) OOP
3 5 (21.74%) B2B
3 5 (21.74%) B2C
3 5 (21.74%) Web Design
4 4 (17.39%) MVC
4 4 (17.39%) OO
4 4 (17.39%) ITIL
4 4 (17.39%) Mentoring
5 3 (13.04%) People Management
5 3 (13.04%) Waterfall
5 3 (13.04%) Unit Testing
5 3 (13.04%) CRM
5 3 (13.04%) Project Management
6 2 (8.70%) SOA
6 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
6 2 (8.70%) Content Management
6 2 (8.70%) Email Marketing
Programming Languages
1 7 (30.43%) JavaScript
2 6 (26.09%) PHP
3 3 (13.04%) C#
4 1 (4.35%) VBScript
4 1 (4.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) JNCIP
2 1 (4.35%) JNCIE
2 1 (4.35%) CCSE
2 1 (4.35%) CCIE
2 1 (4.35%) CCNP
2 1 (4.35%) CCNA
2 1 (4.35%) CCDA
2 1 (4.35%) CCDP
2 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.35%) CCSA
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) Adobe
1 2 (8.70%) Facebook
2 1 (4.35%) Twitter
2 1 (4.35%) F5
2 1 (4.35%) Google
2 1 (4.35%) Avaya
2 1 (4.35%) Juniper
2 1 (4.35%) CheckPoint
2 1 (4.35%) Cisco