The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 85 54 108
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +54
Permanent jobs citing CMS 112 172 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.79% 4.17% 1.92%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.53% 22.37% 9.66%
Number of salaries quoted 83 159 70
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,000 £22,400
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,750 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +2.20%
Application Platforms Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
828 769 756
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 20.62% 18.65% 19.86%
Number of salaries quoted 698 659 658
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
CMS
North West

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 28 July 2014.

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 28 July 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
Bolton -17 5 £30,000 - 1
Stockport -1 4 £20,750 -48.12% 1
Bury -9 2 £25,500 -7.27% 1
Sale - 1 £20,000 -
CMS
North West

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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.

1 141 (66.20%) HTML
2 138 (64.79%) CSS
3 129 (60.56%) JavaScript
4 92 (43.19%) jQuery
5 88 (41.31%) PHP
6 77 (36.15%) SQL Server
7 75 (35.21%) MVC
8 74 (34.74%) .NET
8 74 (34.74%) E-Commerce
9 68 (31.92%) C#
10 66 (30.99%) SEO
11 61 (28.64%) SQL
12 55 (25.82%) WordPress
13 54 (25.35%) MySQL
14 52 (24.41%) Magento
15 50 (23.47%) Marketing
15 50 (23.47%) ASP.NET
16 49 (23.00%) HTML5
17 42 (19.72%) CSS3
18 40 (18.78%) Analytics
19 38 (17.84%) Content Management
20 31 (14.55%) Umbraco
21 30 (14.08%) Social Media
22 29 (13.62%) Web Development
23 27 (12.68%) Retail
23 27 (12.68%) Photoshop
23 27 (12.68%) Web Services
24 26 (12.21%) .NET Framework
25 25 (11.74%) Sitecore CMS
25 25 (11.74%) Sitecore

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 55 (25.82%) WordPress
2 31 (14.55%) Umbraco
3 25 (11.74%) Sitecore CMS
4 18 (8.45%) IIS
5 16 (7.51%) SharePoint
6 10 (4.69%) Apache
7 9 (4.23%) Drupal
8 5 (2.35%) Sitefinity
8 5 (2.35%) Facebook Platform
9 3 (1.41%) Node.js
10 2 (0.94%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.47%) DNN
11 1 (0.47%) nginx
11 1 (0.47%) Joomla!
11 1 (0.47%) Adobe CQ
11 1 (0.47%) Orchard CMS
Applications
1 27 (12.68%) Photoshop
2 23 (10.80%) Adobe Illustrator
3 17 (7.98%) MS Excel
4 3 (1.41%) MS Office
5 2 (0.94%) Acrobat
5 2 (0.94%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.47%) QuarkXPress
6 1 (0.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 52 (24.41%) Magento
2 18 (8.45%) Google Analytics
3 4 (1.88%) Visualfiles
4 1 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.47%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.76%) Intranet
2 4 (1.88%) Extranet
3 3 (1.41%) Internet
3 3 (1.41%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (36.15%) SQL Server
2 54 (25.35%) MySQL
3 15 (7.04%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (4.69%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (3.76%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (0.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.47%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.47%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.47%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 14 (6.57%) Subversion
2 13 (6.10%) Visual Studio
3 10 (4.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (4.69%) Git (software)
4 7 (3.29%) Selenium
5 3 (1.41%) Dreamweaver
6 2 (0.94%) Grunt
6 2 (0.94%) PhoneGap
6 2 (0.94%) MSBuild
6 2 (0.94%) Bugzilla
6 2 (0.94%) WATIR
6 2 (0.94%) FrontPage
6 2 (0.94%) WatiN
7 1 (0.47%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.47%) NUnit
7 1 (0.47%) JIRA
7 1 (0.47%) Trac
General
1 50 (23.47%) Marketing
2 27 (12.68%) Retail
3 23 (10.80%) Finance
4 11 (5.16%) Legal
5 9 (4.23%) Advertising
6 8 (3.76%) Back Office
7 3 (1.41%) Games
8 2 (0.94%) Law
9 1 (0.47%) Banking
Job Titles
1 158 (74.18%) Developer
2 60 (28.17%) PHP Developer
3 46 (21.60%) Web Developer
4 42 (19.72%) .NET Developer
5 18 (8.45%) Senior Developer
5 18 (8.45%) Junior
6 17 (7.98%) Junior Developer
7 15 (7.04%) .NET Web Developer
7 15 (7.04%) ASP.NET Developer
7 15 (7.04%) E-Commerce Manager
7 15 (7.04%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 14 (6.57%) C# Developer
9 13 (6.10%) Front-End Developer
9 13 (6.10%) C# .NET Developer
10 11 (5.16%) PHP Magento Developer
10 11 (5.16%) Magento Developer
11 10 (4.69%) HTML Developer
11 10 (4.69%) Junior Web Developer
12 9 (4.23%) WordPress Developer
13 8 (3.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 141 (66.20%) HTML
2 138 (64.79%) CSS
3 92 (43.19%) jQuery
4 74 (34.74%) .NET
5 50 (23.47%) ASP.NET
6 49 (23.00%) HTML5
7 42 (19.72%) CSS3
8 27 (12.68%) Web Services
9 26 (12.21%) .NET Framework
10 24 (11.27%) XML
10 24 (11.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 19 (8.92%) XHTML
11 19 (8.92%) LINQ
12 18 (8.45%) CodeIgniter
13 14 (6.57%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 8 (3.76%) LAMP
14 8 (3.76%) EDI
15 7 (3.29%) Ajax
15 7 (3.29%) Flash
15 7 (3.29%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 30 (14.08%) Social Media
2 13 (6.10%) Open Source
3 11 (5.16%) Mobile App
4 10 (4.69%) Copywriting
5 9 (4.23%) W3C
6 7 (3.29%) FMCG
7 6 (2.82%) iPhone
8 5 (2.35%) Digital Media
9 4 (1.88%) NHS
9 4 (1.88%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.88%) Web 2.0
10 3 (1.41%) Computer Science
10 3 (1.41%) Blackberry
10 3 (1.41%) iPad
10 3 (1.41%) Xbox
11 2 (0.94%) N-Tier
11 2 (0.94%) Blog
12 1 (0.47%) RIA
12 1 (0.47%) Statistics
12 1 (0.47%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 15 (7.04%) Apple iOS
2 13 (6.10%) Android
3 11 (5.16%) Windows
4 7 (3.29%) Linux
5 3 (1.41%) Mac OS
5 3 (1.41%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (35.21%) MVC
2 74 (34.74%) E-Commerce
3 66 (30.99%) SEO
4 40 (18.78%) Analytics
5 38 (17.84%) Content Management
6 29 (13.62%) Web Development
7 24 (11.27%) Pay per click
8 20 (9.39%) Web Design
9 18 (8.45%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (8.45%) OO
10 17 (7.98%) Web Analytics
11 16 (7.51%) Online Marketing
12 14 (6.57%) Strategic Planning
12 14 (6.57%) Enterprise Content Management
12 14 (6.57%) Customer Engagement
13 13 (6.10%) OO PHP
14 12 (5.63%) TDD
15 11 (5.16%) UML
15 11 (5.16%) Responsive Web Design
16 10 (4.69%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 129 (60.56%) JavaScript
2 88 (41.31%) PHP
3 68 (31.92%) C#
4 61 (28.64%) SQL
5 16 (7.51%) T-SQL
6 11 (5.16%) PHP5
7 8 (3.76%) VB.NET
7 8 (3.76%) Java
8 6 (2.82%) Scala
9 3 (1.41%) Ruby
9 3 (1.41%) VBScript
9 3 (1.41%) VB
10 2 (0.94%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.47%) VBA
11 1 (0.47%) Perl
11 1 (0.47%) Python
11 1 (0.47%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 21 (9.86%) Degree
2 5 (2.35%) ISEB
3 2 (0.94%) HND
3 2 (0.94%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.47%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.47%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 25 (11.74%) Sitecore
2 24 (11.27%) Google
3 23 (10.80%) Microsoft
3 23 (10.80%) Zend
4 17 (7.98%) Adobe
5 11 (5.16%) Twitter
6 10 (4.69%) Oracle
7 9 (4.23%) Facebook
8 6 (2.82%) EPiServer
9 5 (2.35%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (1.88%) Sun
11 3 (1.41%) Omniture
11 3 (1.41%) Sony
11 3 (1.41%) Intel
12 2 (0.94%) Ektron
13 1 (0.47%) Epiphany
13 1 (0.47%) VMware
13 1 (0.47%) SAP
13 1 (0.47%) JD Edwards
13 1 (0.47%) LexisNexis
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum + bonus + car + package
Posted: 2 days ago
Bury, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + bens + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 to £28000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits, Training & Progression
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Great Benefits + Relocation
Posted: 12 days ago
Stockport
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Wigan
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 14 days ago
Bolton
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago