The table below looks at the statistics for CMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 87 64 93
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +29
Permanent jobs citing CMS 110 128 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.75% 3.48% 2.60%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.96% 15.67% 12.79%
Number of salaries quoted 101 117 96
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £43,300 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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 Manchester region.

Application Platforms Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
788 817 868
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 19.68% 22.18% 20.31%
Number of salaries quoted 707 701 756
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
- +4.57%

CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

CMS Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

CMS
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

CMS Salary Trend in Manchester

CMS
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CMS across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

CMS Salary Histogram in Manchester

CMS
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CMS within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
Stockport +8 18 £27,500 -21.42%
Ashton-under-Lyne - 8 £47,500 -
Bolton - 5 £27,500 -
Rochdale -2 2 £43,000 +72.00%
Altrincham +4 1 £60,000 +118.18%
CMS
North West

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

1 187 (85.39%) HTML
2 183 (83.56%) CSS
3 160 (73.06%) JavaScript
4 136 (62.10%) jQuery
5 103 (47.03%) PHP
6 91 (41.55%) MVC
7 88 (40.18%) .NET
8 82 (37.44%) C#
8 82 (37.44%) ASP.NET
9 77 (35.16%) HTML5
10 76 (34.70%) WordPress
11 74 (33.79%) MySQL
12 63 (28.77%) CSS3
13 61 (27.85%) Agile Software Development
13 61 (27.85%) Marketing
14 60 (27.40%) Git (software)
15 58 (26.48%) Umbraco
15 58 (26.48%) E-Commerce
16 51 (23.29%) SQL Server
16 51 (23.29%) SQL
17 45 (20.55%) SEO
18 44 (20.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 42 (19.18%) Web Design
20 40 (18.26%) Sitecore CMS
20 40 (18.26%) Sitecore
20 40 (18.26%) Web Development
20 40 (18.26%) Subversion
21 37 (16.89%) Microsoft
22 36 (16.44%) Magento
23 32 (14.61%) CodeIgniter

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 76 (34.70%) WordPress
2 58 (26.48%) Umbraco
3 40 (18.26%) Sitecore CMS
4 20 (9.13%) Drupal
5 19 (8.68%) IIS
5 19 (8.68%) Joomla!
6 12 (5.48%) Apache
7 11 (5.02%) Node.js
7 11 (5.02%) Sitefinity
8 8 (3.65%) SharePoint
9 3 (1.37%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.91%) SAS
10 2 (0.91%) Moodle
10 2 (0.91%) nginx
11 1 (0.46%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.46%) Kentico
11 1 (0.46%) JBoss
11 1 (0.46%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 24 (10.96%) Photoshop
2 11 (5.02%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 9 (4.11%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (1.83%) MS Excel
4 4 (1.83%) MS Office
4 4 (1.83%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.46%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.46%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 36 (16.44%) Magento
2 2 (0.91%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.46%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (7.76%) Internet
2 12 (5.48%) Intranet
3 8 (3.65%) SSH
4 5 (2.28%) HTTP
5 2 (0.91%) Extranet
6 1 (0.46%) SMTP
6 1 (0.46%) SNMP
6 1 (0.46%) SSL
6 1 (0.46%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (33.79%) MySQL
2 51 (23.29%) SQL Server
3 5 (2.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (1.37%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.91%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (0.91%) DB2
5 2 (0.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.46%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.46%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.46%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 60 (27.40%) Git (software)
2 40 (18.26%) Subversion
3 27 (12.33%) JIRA
4 22 (10.05%) Visual Studio
5 16 (7.31%) Octopus Deploy
6 12 (5.48%) TeamCity
7 11 (5.02%) Flash Builder
8 7 (3.20%) Dreamweaver
8 7 (3.20%) NUnit
9 6 (2.74%) Grunt
9 6 (2.74%) MSBuild
10 5 (2.28%) MSTest
11 4 (1.83%) Mercurial
11 4 (1.83%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 61 (27.85%) Marketing
2 20 (9.13%) Advertising
3 15 (6.85%) Finance
4 9 (4.11%) Retail
5 2 (0.91%) Games
5 2 (0.91%) Legal
5 2 (0.91%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.46%) Billing
6 1 (0.46%) Law
6 1 (0.46%) Banking
Job Titles
1 183 (83.56%) Developer
2 57 (26.03%) PHP Developer
3 54 (24.66%) .NET Developer
4 44 (20.09%) Web Developer
5 28 (12.79%) Junior
6 24 (10.96%) Junior Developer
7 22 (10.05%) C# Developer
7 22 (10.05%) ASP.NET Developer
7 22 (10.05%) Senior Developer
8 21 (9.59%) Front-End Developer
9 19 (8.68%) C# .NET Developer
10 18 (8.22%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 18 (8.22%) Junior PHP Developer
10 18 (8.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 18 (8.22%) .NET Web Developer
11 11 (5.02%) Designer
12 9 (4.11%) CMS Developer
12 9 (4.11%) Senior .NET Developer
12 9 (4.11%) WordPress Developer
13 8 (3.65%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 187 (85.39%) HTML
2 183 (83.56%) CSS
3 136 (62.10%) jQuery
4 88 (40.18%) .NET
5 82 (37.44%) ASP.NET
6 77 (35.16%) HTML5
7 63 (28.77%) CSS3
8 44 (20.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 32 (14.61%) CodeIgniter
10 24 (10.96%) .NET Framework
11 23 (10.50%) ASP.NET MVC
12 22 (10.05%) XML
13 20 (9.13%) Web Services
14 18 (8.22%) XHTML
14 18 (8.22%) LAMP
15 17 (7.76%) LINQ
16 16 (7.31%) Ajax
16 16 (7.31%) Backbone.js
17 13 (5.94%) Laravel
18 12 (5.48%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 25 (11.42%) User Experience
2 15 (6.85%) Mobile App
3 12 (5.48%) Graphic Design
4 9 (4.11%) W3C
4 9 (4.11%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (3.65%) Social Media
6 7 (3.20%) Photography
7 5 (2.28%) Performance Metrics
8 4 (1.83%) FMCG
9 3 (1.37%) Open Source
9 3 (1.37%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (0.91%) Mainframe
10 2 (0.91%) Data Protection Act
10 2 (0.91%) VSAM
10 2 (0.91%) Data Extraction
11 1 (0.46%) iPhone
11 1 (0.46%) iPad
11 1 (0.46%) Inversion of Control
11 1 (0.46%) Online Banking
11 1 (0.46%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 24 (10.96%) Windows
1 24 (10.96%) Linux
2 8 (3.65%) Android
3 7 (3.20%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.37%) Windows Mobile
4 3 (1.37%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.46%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (41.55%) MVC
2 61 (27.85%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (26.48%) E-Commerce
4 45 (20.55%) SEO
5 42 (19.18%) Web Design
6 40 (18.26%) Web Development
7 26 (11.87%) TDD
7 26 (11.87%) OO
8 25 (11.42%) Email Marketing
9 22 (10.05%) Content Management
9 22 (10.05%) Scrum
9 22 (10.05%) OOP
10 20 (9.13%) BDD
10 20 (9.13%) Responsive Web Design
11 18 (8.22%) Online Marketing
12 17 (7.76%) Continuous Integration
13 14 (6.39%) OO PHP
14 11 (5.02%) CRM
14 11 (5.02%) UML
15 10 (4.57%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 160 (73.06%) JavaScript
2 103 (47.03%) PHP
3 82 (37.44%) C#
4 51 (23.29%) SQL
5 14 (6.39%) PHP5
6 6 (2.74%) VB.NET
6 6 (2.74%) PowerShell
7 5 (2.28%) VB
8 3 (1.37%) Java
9 2 (0.91%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.91%) VBScript
10 1 (0.46%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.46%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (7.31%) Degree
2 4 (1.83%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.11%) QA
2 4 (1.83%) SLA
3 1 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.46%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.46%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 40 (18.26%) Sitecore
2 37 (16.89%) Microsoft
3 30 (13.70%) Adobe
4 25 (11.42%) EPiServer
5 16 (7.31%) Zend
6 13 (5.94%) Google
7 11 (5.02%) SAP
7 11 (5.02%) Twitter
8 9 (4.11%) Facebook
9 5 (2.28%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (1.83%) Eloqua
10 4 (1.83%) Oracle
11 3 (1.37%) hybris
11 3 (1.37%) Endeca
11 3 (1.37%) IBM
12 1 (0.46%) Omniture
12 1 (0.46%) VMware
12 1 (0.46%) Red Hat
12 1 (0.46%) LexisNexis
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Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Posted: 2 days ago
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IT People First
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum Negotiable + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £52000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £22000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + bonus plus benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £22000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
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Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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Jagger Talent
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Extensive Benefit Support
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Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Fantastic Training + Benefits
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Salary: 20,000 - 35,000
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Salary: £25000 - £52000 per annum + Benefits
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