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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 89 92 64
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -28
Permanent jobs citing CMS 88 113 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.71% 2.81% 3.77%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.58% 14.60% 16.82%
Number of salaries quoted 80 102 130
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £45,000 £42,700
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
648 774 844
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 19.94% 19.26% 22.42%
Number of salaries quoted 536 684 722
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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
Bolton +17 4 £31,250 +2.45%
Altrincham +5 1 £42,500 -29.16%
Stockport -20 1 £27,500 -
Wigan - 1 £30,000 - 1
Cheadle - 1 £22,500 -
CMS
North West

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

1 118 (60.20%) HTML
2 112 (57.14%) CSS
3 96 (48.98%) JavaScript
4 87 (44.39%) .NET
5 70 (35.71%) C#
6 65 (33.16%) jQuery
7 64 (32.65%) Agile Software Development
8 55 (28.06%) PHP
8 55 (28.06%) ASP.NET
8 55 (28.06%) MVC
8 55 (28.06%) HTML5
9 52 (26.53%) SQL Server
10 49 (25.00%) CSS3
11 43 (21.94%) WordPress
11 43 (21.94%) MySQL
12 42 (21.43%) Front End Development
13 41 (20.92%) E-Commerce
14 39 (19.90%) TDD
15 38 (19.39%) Microsoft
16 37 (18.88%) Git (software)
17 34 (17.35%) Content Management
18 33 (16.84%) Umbraco
18 33 (16.84%) Web Development
19 32 (16.33%) Sitecore CMS
19 32 (16.33%) Sitecore
20 30 (15.31%) Finance
20 30 (15.31%) Marketing
21 29 (14.80%) SQL
22 27 (13.78%) EPiServer
23 26 (13.27%) XML

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 43 (21.94%) WordPress
2 33 (16.84%) Umbraco
3 32 (16.33%) Sitecore CMS
4 14 (7.14%) Alfresco
5 11 (5.61%) Kentico
6 9 (4.59%) Drupal
6 9 (4.59%) Liferay
6 9 (4.59%) Sitefinity
7 8 (4.08%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 7 (3.57%) IIS
8 7 (3.57%) Moodle
9 6 (3.06%) EPiServer CMS
9 6 (3.06%) Node.js
10 5 (2.55%) SharePoint
11 4 (2.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 3 (1.53%) Joomla!
13 2 (1.02%) Elasticsearch
13 2 (1.02%) LiveLink
14 1 (0.51%) SharePoint 2013
14 1 (0.51%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 20 (10.20%) MS Excel
2 11 (5.61%) MS Office
3 10 (5.10%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (3.06%) Photoshop
5 3 (1.53%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (1.53%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 16 (8.16%) Magento
2 11 (5.61%) SDL Web 8
3 7 (3.57%) Visualfiles
4 2 (1.02%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 20 (10.20%) SaaS
2 11 (5.61%) Cloud Computing
3 10 (5.10%) GitHub
4 8 (4.08%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (3.57%) Google Analytics
6 3 (1.53%) AdWords
6 3 (1.53%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.51%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.08%) Internet
1 8 (4.08%) SSH
2 4 (2.04%) Intranet
2 4 (2.04%) LAN
2 4 (2.04%) VPN
2 4 (2.04%) WAN
3 2 (1.02%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.51%) CTI
4 1 (0.51%) Extranet
4 1 (0.51%) PuTTY
4 1 (0.51%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (26.53%) SQL Server
2 43 (21.94%) MySQL
3 11 (5.61%) NoSQL
4 8 (4.08%) Relational Database
5 5 (2.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.53%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.02%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (1.02%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.02%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.51%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.51%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 37 (18.88%) Git (software)
2 21 (10.71%) Grunt
3 20 (10.20%) Subversion
4 7 (3.57%) Vagrant
4 7 (3.57%) Visual Studio
5 4 (2.04%) Jenkins
6 3 (1.53%) Ant
6 3 (1.53%) Maven
7 2 (1.02%) Bower
7 2 (1.02%) TeamCity
7 2 (1.02%) Toad
8 1 (0.51%) Dreamweaver
8 1 (0.51%) JIRA
8 1 (0.51%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.51%) MSTest
8 1 (0.51%) NUnit
8 1 (0.51%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 30 (15.31%) Finance
1 30 (15.31%) Marketing
2 19 (9.69%) Legal
3 10 (5.10%) Law
4 9 (4.59%) Games
5 7 (3.57%) Retail
6 4 (2.04%) Military
6 4 (2.04%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (1.53%) Back Office
7 3 (1.53%) Multimedia
7 3 (1.53%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.02%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.02%) Publishing
9 1 (0.51%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 121 (61.73%) Developer
2 42 (21.43%) .NET Developer
3 39 (19.90%) PHP Developer
4 34 (17.35%) C# Developer
5 33 (16.84%) Web Developer
6 27 (13.78%) C# .NET Developer
7 25 (12.76%) Senior Developer
8 21 (10.71%) ASP.NET Developer
8 21 (10.71%) HTML Developer
9 18 (9.18%) PHP Web Developer
10 17 (8.67%) Architect
10 17 (8.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 17 (8.67%) CMS Developer
10 17 (8.67%) HTML CSS Developer
10 17 (8.67%) Technical Architect
11 16 (8.16%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 16 (8.16%) Software Developer
12 14 (7.14%) Senior .NET Developer
13 13 (6.63%) .NET Software Developer
13 13 (6.63%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (60.20%) HTML
2 112 (57.14%) CSS
3 87 (44.39%) .NET
4 65 (33.16%) jQuery
5 55 (28.06%) ASP.NET
5 55 (28.06%) HTML5
6 49 (25.00%) CSS3
7 26 (13.27%) XML
8 21 (10.71%) ASP.NET MVC
9 20 (10.20%) Sass
10 18 (9.18%) .NET Framework
10 18 (9.18%) AngularJS
11 16 (8.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 14 (7.14%) Ajax
13 13 (6.63%) Entity Framework
14 11 (5.61%) CakePHP
15 9 (4.59%) Laravel
15 9 (4.59%) Web Services
16 8 (4.08%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 8 (4.08%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (6.63%) Mobile App
3 10 (5.10%) User Experience
4 7 (3.57%) Online Games
5 6 (3.06%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.55%) Social Media
7 4 (2.04%) Blackberry
7 4 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.53%) Animation
8 3 (1.53%) Data Centre
8 3 (1.53%) Video Editing
9 2 (1.02%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.51%) BBC
10 1 (0.51%) Copywriting
10 1 (0.51%) FMCG
10 1 (0.51%) Performance Metrics
10 1 (0.51%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 14 (7.14%) Linux
2 9 (4.59%) Windows
3 8 (4.08%) Unix
4 4 (2.04%) Android
4 4 (2.04%) Apple iOS
4 4 (2.04%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.02%) Mac OS X
5 2 (1.02%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.51%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (32.65%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (28.06%) MVC
3 42 (21.43%) Front End Development
4 41 (20.92%) E-Commerce
5 39 (19.90%) TDD
6 34 (17.35%) Content Management
7 33 (16.84%) Web Development
8 25 (12.76%) OOP
9 24 (12.24%) Continuous Integration
9 24 (12.24%) Scrum
10 22 (11.22%) BDD
11 19 (9.69%) OO
12 15 (7.65%) Digital Marketing
13 14 (7.14%) Project Management
14 13 (6.63%) Continuous Delivery
14 13 (6.63%) Mentoring
15 10 (5.10%) Responsive Web Design
15 10 (5.10%) Service Management
16 9 (4.59%) Business Development
16 9 (4.59%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 96 (48.98%) JavaScript
2 70 (35.71%) C#
3 55 (28.06%) PHP
4 29 (14.80%) SQL
5 23 (11.73%) Java
6 9 (4.59%) T-SQL
7 8 (4.08%) VB.NET
7 8 (4.08%) VBScript
8 7 (3.57%) ES6
8 7 (3.57%) Python
8 7 (3.57%) Ruby
9 6 (3.06%) C
10 4 (2.04%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.02%) PHP 5
11 2 (1.02%) XPath
12 1 (0.51%) Apple Swift
12 1 (0.51%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.51%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.51%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (6.63%) Degree
2 5 (2.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (2.04%) MCSA
3 4 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (1.02%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.02%) MCT
4 2 (1.02%) MCTS
5 1 (0.51%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.51%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.55%) SLA
2 3 (1.53%) QA
3 2 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.51%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (2.04%) Active Directory
1 4 (2.04%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 7 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (2.04%) SCCM
3 2 (1.02%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 38 (19.39%) Microsoft
2 32 (16.33%) Sitecore
3 27 (13.78%) EPiServer
4 16 (8.16%) Google
5 11 (5.61%) Adobe
6 10 (5.10%) Zend
7 6 (3.06%) IBM
8 4 (2.04%) Citrix
8 4 (2.04%) iManage
8 4 (2.04%) Interwoven
8 4 (2.04%) LexisNexis
8 4 (2.04%) Remedy
9 3 (1.53%) Avaya
9 3 (1.53%) PayPal
10 2 (1.02%) HP
10 2 (1.02%) OpenText
10 2 (1.02%) Oracle
10 2 (1.02%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (1.02%) Siebel
10 2 (1.02%) Xamarin
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