The table below looks at the statistics for CMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 35 52 55
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +3
Permanent jobs citing CMS 33 14 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 6.61% 2.46% 1.38%
As % of the Application Platforms category 24.81% 9.79% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 33 13 5
Average salary £40,000 £27,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
CMS
North West

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

Application Platforms Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
133 143 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 26.65% 25.18% 16.50%
Number of salaries quoted 106 128 70
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £19,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

CMS Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

CMS
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

CMS Salary Trend in Lancashire

CMS
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CMS across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

CMS Salary Histogram in Lancashire

CMS
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CMS within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
Preston +9 5 £35,000 - 2
Blackpool - 5 £24,000 -
Burnley - 1 £21,500 -
Lancaster - 1 £37,500 -
CMS
North West

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 35 (81.40%) HTML
2 33 (76.74%) CSS
3 27 (62.79%) C#
4 26 (60.47%) .NET
5 25 (58.14%) ASP.NET
5 25 (58.14%) jQuery
6 24 (55.81%) Umbraco
7 20 (46.51%) XML
8 19 (44.19%) Web Development
8 19 (44.19%) CSS3
9 18 (41.86%) XSLT
9 18 (41.86%) XHTML
10 17 (39.53%) Retail
10 17 (39.53%) Mobile App
10 17 (39.53%) WCF
11 12 (27.91%) SQL Server
12 11 (25.58%) JavaScript
12 11 (25.58%) SQL
12 11 (25.58%) E-Commerce
13 9 (20.93%) PHP
14 8 (18.60%) SEO
14 8 (18.60%) WordPress
15 7 (16.28%) Content Management
16 6 (13.95%) Magento
17 5 (11.63%) Customer Segmentation
17 5 (11.63%) Social Media
18 4 (9.30%) Project Management
18 4 (9.30%) HTML5
18 4 (9.30%) Drupal
18 4 (9.30%) Marketing

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 24 (55.81%) Umbraco
2 8 (18.60%) WordPress
3 4 (9.30%) Drupal
4 3 (6.98%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.33%) MS Office
2 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.33%) Fireworks
2 1 (2.33%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (2.33%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 6 (13.95%) Magento
2 2 (4.65%) Google Analytics
3 1 (2.33%) osCommerce
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) FTP
1 1 (2.33%) HTTPS
1 1 (2.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (27.91%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.33%) EDRMS
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Dreamweaver
General
1 17 (39.53%) Retail
2 4 (9.30%) Marketing
3 2 (4.65%) Legal
4 1 (2.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 35 (81.40%) Developer
2 31 (72.09%) Web Developer
3 6 (13.95%) Senior Developer
4 5 (11.63%) Senior Web Developer
5 3 (6.98%) Communications Manager
5 3 (6.98%) Front-End Developer
5 3 (6.98%) Front-End Web Developer
6 2 (4.65%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (4.65%) .NET Developer
6 2 (4.65%) C# Developer
7 1 (2.33%) VB.NET Developer
7 1 (2.33%) Web Designer
7 1 (2.33%) Systems Manager
7 1 (2.33%) E-Commerce Manager
7 1 (2.33%) SEO Executive
7 1 (2.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (2.33%) Team Leader
7 1 (2.33%) Development Team Leader
7 1 (2.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (81.40%) HTML
2 33 (76.74%) CSS
3 26 (60.47%) .NET
4 25 (58.14%) ASP.NET
4 25 (58.14%) jQuery
5 20 (46.51%) XML
6 19 (44.19%) CSS3
7 18 (41.86%) XSLT
7 18 (41.86%) XHTML
8 17 (39.53%) WCF
9 4 (9.30%) HTML5
10 3 (6.98%) LINQ
11 2 (4.65%) SOAP
12 1 (2.33%) Web Services
12 1 (2.33%) Ajax
12 1 (2.33%) .NET Framework
12 1 (2.33%) Flash
12 1 (2.33%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 17 (39.53%) Mobile App
2 5 (11.63%) Social Media
3 3 (6.98%) User Experience
3 3 (6.98%) E-Learning
4 1 (2.33%) Graphic Design
4 1 (2.33%) FMCG
4 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (44.19%) Web Development
2 11 (25.58%) E-Commerce
3 8 (18.60%) SEO
4 7 (16.28%) Content Management
5 5 (11.63%) Customer Segmentation
6 4 (9.30%) Project Management
7 3 (6.98%) Online Marketing
8 2 (4.65%) OO
8 2 (4.65%) Analytics
8 2 (4.65%) MVC
9 1 (2.33%) Software Engineering
9 1 (2.33%) Pay per click
9 1 (2.33%) Business Development
9 1 (2.33%) Unit Testing
9 1 (2.33%) System Testing
9 1 (2.33%) Validation
9 1 (2.33%) Web Design
9 1 (2.33%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (2.33%) TDD
9 1 (2.33%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 27 (62.79%) C#
2 11 (25.58%) JavaScript
2 11 (25.58%) SQL
3 9 (20.93%) PHP
4 2 (4.65%) VB
5 1 (2.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (2.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (4.65%) Oracle
1 2 (4.65%) Google
2 1 (2.33%) Ektron
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.33%) Adobe
Preston
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago