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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 85 61 111
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +50
Permanent jobs citing CMS 109 143 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.65% 3.62% 2.03%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.15% 19.04% 9.92%
Number of salaries quoted 80 133 72
Average salary £34,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.42% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,700 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%
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
829 751 766
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 20.13% 18.99% 20.47%
Number of salaries quoted 693 645 679
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,300 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,300 £47,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 21 August 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 21 August 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
Stockport 0 5 £25,000 -37.50%
Bolton -17 5 £30,000 - 2
Bury -11 2 £25,000 -44.44% 1
Sale - 1 £20,000 -
CMS
North West

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

1 129 (64.50%) HTML
2 127 (63.50%) CSS
3 121 (60.50%) JavaScript
4 79 (39.50%) MVC
4 79 (39.50%) jQuery
5 77 (38.50%) PHP
6 76 (38.00%) E-Commerce
7 75 (37.50%) SEO
8 74 (37.00%) .NET
9 73 (36.50%) SQL Server
10 70 (35.00%) C#
11 57 (28.50%) ASP.NET
12 55 (27.50%) Marketing
13 50 (25.00%) WordPress
14 47 (23.50%) SQL
15 45 (22.50%) Magento
16 43 (21.50%) HTML5
17 40 (20.00%) Content Management
17 40 (20.00%) Analytics
18 38 (19.00%) MySQL
19 36 (18.00%) Umbraco
20 32 (16.00%) CSS3
21 31 (15.50%) Retail
21 31 (15.50%) Social Media
22 30 (15.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
23 29 (14.50%) Web Services
23 29 (14.50%) Web Development
23 29 (14.50%) Sitecore CMS
23 29 (14.50%) Sitecore
24 28 (14.00%) Pay per click

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 50 (25.00%) WordPress
2 36 (18.00%) Umbraco
3 29 (14.50%) Sitecore CMS
4 21 (10.50%) IIS
4 21 (10.50%) SharePoint
5 9 (4.50%) Sitefinity
6 8 (4.00%) Apache
7 6 (3.00%) Drupal
8 5 (2.50%) Facebook Platform
9 4 (2.00%) Node.js
10 2 (1.00%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.50%) Orchard CMS
11 1 (0.50%) Adobe CQ
11 1 (0.50%) nginx
11 1 (0.50%) DNN
Applications
1 23 (11.50%) Photoshop
2 19 (9.50%) Adobe Illustrator
3 15 (7.50%) MS Excel
4 3 (1.50%) MS Office
5 2 (1.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.00%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.50%) QuarkXPress
6 1 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 45 (22.50%) Magento
2 18 (9.00%) Google Analytics
3 3 (1.50%) Visualfiles
4 1 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.50%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.50%) Intranet
2 4 (2.00%) Extranet
3 3 (1.50%) Internet
4 1 (0.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (36.50%) SQL Server
2 38 (19.00%) MySQL
3 10 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.50%) Couchbase
7 1 (0.50%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (7.50%) Git (software)
2 14 (7.00%) Visual Studio
2 14 (7.00%) Subversion
3 7 (3.50%) Selenium
3 7 (3.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (2.50%) Mercurial
5 3 (1.50%) Dreamweaver
6 2 (1.00%) Bugzilla
6 2 (1.00%) WATIR
6 2 (1.00%) FrontPage
6 2 (1.00%) WatiN
7 1 (0.50%) MSTest
7 1 (0.50%) MSBuild
7 1 (0.50%) Grunt
7 1 (0.50%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.50%) JIRA
7 1 (0.50%) NUnit
General
1 55 (27.50%) Marketing
2 31 (15.50%) Retail
3 24 (12.00%) Finance
4 9 (4.50%) Advertising
5 7 (3.50%) Legal
6 2 (1.00%) Back Office
6 2 (1.00%) Law
7 1 (0.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 141 (70.50%) Developer
2 54 (27.00%) PHP Developer
3 46 (23.00%) .NET Developer
3 46 (23.00%) Web Developer
4 20 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 19 (9.50%) C# Developer
5 19 (9.50%) Senior Developer
5 19 (9.50%) .NET Web Developer
5 19 (9.50%) E-Commerce Manager
6 18 (9.00%) C# .NET Developer
7 15 (7.50%) Junior Developer
7 15 (7.50%) Junior
8 14 (7.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 13 (6.50%) WordPress Developer
9 13 (6.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 11 (5.50%) HTML Developer
10 11 (5.50%) Magento Developer
10 11 (5.50%) PHP Magento Developer
11 10 (5.00%) Junior Web Developer
12 9 (4.50%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 129 (64.50%) HTML
2 127 (63.50%) CSS
3 79 (39.50%) jQuery
4 74 (37.00%) .NET
5 57 (28.50%) ASP.NET
6 43 (21.50%) HTML5
7 32 (16.00%) CSS3
8 30 (15.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 29 (14.50%) Web Services
10 26 (13.00%) XHTML
11 22 (11.00%) .NET Framework
12 18 (9.00%) LINQ
13 17 (8.50%) XML
14 15 (7.50%) CodeIgniter
15 13 (6.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 12 (6.00%) LAMP
17 9 (4.50%) Ajax
18 8 (4.00%) Sass
19 7 (3.50%) Razor View Engine
19 7 (3.50%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 31 (15.50%) Social Media
2 10 (5.00%) Copywriting
3 9 (4.50%) Mobile App
4 7 (3.50%) FMCG
5 6 (3.00%) iPhone
6 5 (2.50%) W3C
6 5 (2.50%) Digital Media
7 4 (2.00%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.00%) Open Source
8 3 (1.50%) Web 2.0
8 3 (1.50%) iPad
9 2 (1.00%) Blog
9 2 (1.00%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.50%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.50%) E-Learning
10 1 (0.50%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 16 (8.00%) Windows
2 15 (7.50%) Apple iOS
3 13 (6.50%) Android
4 7 (3.50%) Linux
5 3 (1.50%) Windows Mobile
5 3 (1.50%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (39.50%) MVC
2 76 (38.00%) E-Commerce
3 75 (37.50%) SEO
4 40 (20.00%) Content Management
4 40 (20.00%) Analytics
5 29 (14.50%) Web Development
6 28 (14.00%) Pay per click
7 21 (10.50%) Web Design
7 21 (10.50%) Web Analytics
8 20 (10.00%) Online Marketing
8 20 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (9.00%) Strategic Planning
9 18 (9.00%) Customer Engagement
9 18 (9.00%) Enterprise Content Management
10 15 (7.50%) OO
11 12 (6.00%) Email Marketing
12 11 (5.50%) OO PHP
12 11 (5.50%) PRINCE2
13 10 (5.00%) UML
13 10 (5.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 121 (60.50%) JavaScript
2 77 (38.50%) PHP
3 70 (35.00%) C#
4 47 (23.50%) SQL
5 10 (5.00%) T-SQL
5 10 (5.00%) Java
5 10 (5.00%) VB.NET
5 10 (5.00%) PHP5
6 6 (3.00%) Scala
7 2 (1.00%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.00%) VBScript
8 1 (0.50%) VB
8 1 (0.50%) VBA
8 1 (0.50%) Ruby
8 1 (0.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (10.50%) Degree
2 5 (2.50%) ISEB
3 2 (1.00%) HND
3 2 (1.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 29 (14.50%) Sitecore
2 26 (13.00%) Microsoft
3 25 (12.50%) Google
4 19 (9.50%) Zend
5 14 (7.00%) Adobe
6 12 (6.00%) Twitter
7 10 (5.00%) Facebook
8 7 (3.50%) EPiServer
9 6 (3.00%) Oracle
10 5 (2.50%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (1.50%) Intel
11 3 (1.50%) Omniture
12 1 (0.50%) LexisNexis
12 1 (0.50%) JD Edwards
12 1 (0.50%) VMware
12 1 (0.50%) Epiphany
12 1 (0.50%) SAP
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