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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 69 87 82
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -5
Permanent jobs citing CMS 30 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.38% 0.60% 0.45%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.20% 2.95% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 22 6 0
Average salary £46,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
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
246 237 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 19.55% 20.31% 20.38%
Number of salaries quoted 176 207 160
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,500 £52,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +1.94%

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 20 October 2014.

CMS Salary Histogram in Essex

CMS
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CMS within the Essex region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basildon - 9 £55,000 -
Southend-on-Sea - 5 £40,000 -
Colchester - 2 - -
Chelmsford +2 1 - -
Thurrock - 1 - -
CMS
East of England

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 25 (47.17%) JavaScript
2 23 (43.40%) .NET
3 22 (41.51%) Umbraco
4 18 (33.96%) HTML
5 17 (32.08%) MVC
6 16 (30.19%) C#
6 16 (30.19%) SQL
6 16 (30.19%) SQL Server
7 14 (26.42%) CSS
8 13 (24.53%) jQuery
8 13 (24.53%) .NET Framework
9 12 (22.64%) Unit Testing
10 11 (20.75%) PHP
10 11 (20.75%) E-Commerce
11 9 (16.98%) CICS
11 9 (16.98%) JCL
11 9 (16.98%) ASP.NET
11 9 (16.98%) SEO
11 9 (16.98%) COBOL
11 9 (16.98%) DB2
11 9 (16.98%) ITIL
11 9 (16.98%) Mathematics
11 9 (16.98%) VSAM
11 9 (16.98%) Marketing
11 9 (16.98%) VisionPLUS
12 8 (15.09%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (15.09%) Subversion
12 8 (15.09%) Degree
12 8 (15.09%) B2B
12 8 (15.09%) B2C

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 22 (41.51%) Umbraco
2 9 (16.98%) CICS
3 5 (9.43%) IIS
3 5 (9.43%) WordPress
4 2 (3.77%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (3.77%) Kentico
4 2 (3.77%) Node.js
4 2 (3.77%) Sitefinity
4 2 (3.77%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.77%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (3.77%) Immediacy CMS
4 2 (3.77%) DNN
5 1 (1.89%) Content Management Server
Applications
1 5 (9.43%) Photoshop
1 5 (9.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (3.77%) Fireworks
2 2 (3.77%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (16.98%) VisionPLUS
2 6 (11.32%) Google Analytics
3 5 (9.43%) Magento
4 1 (1.89%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.43%) SMTP
1 5 (9.43%) DHCP
1 5 (9.43%) FTP
1 5 (9.43%) DNS
1 5 (9.43%) Firewall
2 2 (3.77%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (30.19%) SQL Server
2 9 (16.98%) DB2
3 8 (15.09%) MongoDB
4 6 (11.32%) MySQL
5 2 (3.77%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (15.09%) Subversion
2 5 (9.43%) Dreamweaver
3 4 (7.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (5.66%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.89%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (16.98%) Marketing
2 3 (5.66%) Back Office
3 2 (3.77%) Retail
3 2 (3.77%) Finance
4 1 (1.89%) Advertising
4 1 (1.89%) Publishing
4 1 (1.89%) Banking
4 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (47.17%) Developer
2 15 (28.30%) Web Developer
3 9 (16.98%) Consultant
3 9 (16.98%) VisionPLUS Consultant
4 6 (11.32%) Designer
5 5 (9.43%) Content Manager
5 5 (9.43%) Marketing Manager
5 5 (9.43%) Digital Marketing Manager
5 5 (9.43%) Analyst
5 5 (9.43%) .NET Developer
6 4 (7.55%) Senior Developer
6 4 (7.55%) Senior Web Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Software Development Manager
7 3 (5.66%) Web Designer
7 3 (5.66%) PHP Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Development Manager
7 3 (5.66%) Software Manager
7 3 (5.66%) Telephony Analyst
8 2 (3.77%) Email Marketing Executive
8 2 (3.77%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (43.40%) .NET
2 18 (33.96%) HTML
3 14 (26.42%) CSS
4 13 (24.53%) .NET Framework
4 13 (24.53%) jQuery
5 9 (16.98%) ASP.NET
6 6 (11.32%) KnockoutJS
7 5 (9.43%) XML
8 4 (7.55%) JSON
9 3 (5.66%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (5.66%) HTML5
9 3 (5.66%) CSS3
10 2 (3.77%) Backbone.js
10 2 (3.77%) Ninject
10 2 (3.77%) Sass
10 2 (3.77%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 2 (3.77%) OOCSS
10 2 (3.77%) WCF
10 2 (3.77%) Ajax
11 1 (1.89%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.98%) VSAM
1 9 (16.98%) Mathematics
2 7 (13.21%) Social Media
3 5 (9.43%) Digital Media
3 5 (9.43%) Blog
4 4 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (5.66%) N-Tier
5 3 (5.66%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.77%) Ergonomics
6 2 (3.77%) Streaming Music
6 2 (3.77%) Graphic Design
6 2 (3.77%) Algorithms
6 2 (3.77%) Social Network
6 2 (3.77%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.89%) Photography
7 1 (1.89%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.43%) Windows
1 5 (9.43%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (9.43%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (9.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (32.08%) MVC
2 12 (22.64%) Unit Testing
3 11 (20.75%) E-Commerce
4 9 (16.98%) ITIL
4 9 (16.98%) SEO
5 8 (15.09%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (15.09%) B2B
5 8 (15.09%) B2C
6 7 (13.21%) Content Management
6 7 (13.21%) Email Marketing
7 6 (11.32%) Digital Marketing
7 6 (11.32%) Analytics
7 6 (11.32%) Web Development
7 6 (11.32%) Web Design
7 6 (11.32%) OOP
8 5 (9.43%) OO
8 5 (9.43%) WFM
9 4 (7.55%) TDD
10 3 (5.66%) Mentoring
10 3 (5.66%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (47.17%) JavaScript
2 16 (30.19%) C#
2 16 (30.19%) SQL
3 11 (20.75%) PHP
4 9 (16.98%) COBOL
4 9 (16.98%) JCL
5 1 (1.89%) C
5 1 (1.89%) VBScript
5 1 (1.89%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (15.09%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (9.43%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (15.09%) Adobe
2 7 (13.21%) Facebook
3 6 (11.32%) Google
4 5 (9.43%) Avaya
4 5 (9.43%) Cisco
4 5 (9.43%) Twitter
5 2 (3.77%) Alterian
5 2 (3.77%) EPiServer
5 2 (3.77%) Sitecore
5 2 (3.77%) Ektron
6 1 (1.89%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.89%) Cognizant