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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 108 64 100
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +36
Permanent jobs citing CMS 82 143 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.14% 3.80% 2.44%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.28% 17.61% 12.55%
Number of salaries quoted 71 135 74
Average salary £31,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.42% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,000 £21,100
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
668 812 749
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 17.47% 21.55% 19.46%
Number of salaries quoted 574 678 614
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £38,289
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -2.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £26,050
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 5 March 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 5 March 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 +7 10 £27,500 -21.42% 1
Altrincham +4 3 £42,500 +78.94% 2
Ashton-under-Lyne - 3 £47,500 -
Salford -5 2 £50,000 +42.85%
Bolton - 2 £30,500 - 1
Rochdale - 2 £43,000 - 1
CMS
North West

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 5 March 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.

1 186 (85.71%) HTML
2 182 (83.87%) CSS
3 160 (73.73%) JavaScript
4 142 (65.44%) jQuery
5 100 (46.08%) PHP
6 87 (40.09%) MVC
7 86 (39.63%) .NET
8 82 (37.79%) HTML5
9 78 (35.94%) C#
9 78 (35.94%) ASP.NET
10 69 (31.80%) WordPress
11 68 (31.34%) MySQL
12 65 (29.95%) CSS3
13 60 (27.65%) SQL
14 57 (26.27%) Agile Software Development
15 55 (25.35%) Marketing
16 53 (24.42%) Git (software)
17 52 (23.96%) SQL Server
18 51 (23.50%) Umbraco
19 49 (22.58%) E-Commerce
20 41 (18.89%) Web Design
21 40 (18.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
22 39 (17.97%) Web Development
23 38 (17.51%) Sitecore CMS
23 38 (17.51%) Sitecore
24 36 (16.59%) Magento
24 36 (16.59%) Subversion
24 36 (16.59%) Microsoft
25 31 (14.29%) CodeIgniter
26 30 (13.82%) SEO

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 69 (31.80%) WordPress
2 51 (23.50%) Umbraco
3 38 (17.51%) Sitecore CMS
4 23 (10.60%) Joomla!
5 22 (10.14%) Drupal
6 15 (6.91%) IIS
7 10 (4.61%) Node.js
7 10 (4.61%) Apache
8 7 (3.23%) Sitefinity
9 5 (2.30%) SharePoint
10 3 (1.38%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.92%) Moodle
11 2 (0.92%) nginx
11 2 (0.92%) SAS
12 1 (0.46%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.46%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.46%) JBoss
12 1 (0.46%) WebLogic Portal
12 1 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.46%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 25 (11.52%) Photoshop
2 12 (5.53%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 8 (3.69%) MS Office
4 5 (2.30%) MS Excel
4 5 (2.30%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (1.84%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.46%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.46%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 36 (16.59%) Magento
2 2 (0.92%) Shopify
2 2 (0.92%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.46%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.46%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.84%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (9.22%) Internet
2 8 (3.69%) SSH
3 5 (2.30%) HTTP
3 5 (2.30%) Intranet
4 2 (0.92%) Extranet
5 1 (0.46%) SMTP
5 1 (0.46%) SNMP
5 1 (0.46%) DNS
5 1 (0.46%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (31.34%) MySQL
2 52 (23.96%) SQL Server
3 10 (4.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (2.76%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (1.38%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.92%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (0.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.92%) DB2
7 1 (0.46%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.46%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.46%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.46%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 53 (24.42%) Git (software)
2 36 (16.59%) Subversion
3 27 (12.44%) JIRA
4 24 (11.06%) Visual Studio
5 15 (6.91%) Octopus Deploy
6 12 (5.53%) TeamCity
7 11 (5.07%) Flash Builder
8 10 (4.61%) NUnit
9 8 (3.69%) Dreamweaver
10 7 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (2.30%) MSBuild
11 5 (2.30%) Grunt
12 4 (1.84%) MSTest
13 1 (0.46%) SoapUI
General
1 55 (25.35%) Marketing
2 20 (9.22%) Advertising
3 12 (5.53%) Finance
4 6 (2.76%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.84%) Retail
6 3 (1.38%) Law
7 2 (0.92%) Games
7 2 (0.92%) Legal
8 1 (0.46%) Banking
8 1 (0.46%) Billing
Job Titles
1 188 (86.64%) Developer
2 51 (23.50%) PHP Developer
3 45 (20.74%) .NET Developer
4 42 (19.35%) Web Developer
5 30 (13.82%) Junior
6 26 (11.98%) Junior Developer
7 24 (11.06%) Front-End Developer
8 18 (8.29%) Junior PHP Developer
9 17 (7.83%) Senior Developer
9 17 (7.83%) C# Developer
10 14 (6.45%) C# .NET Developer
10 14 (6.45%) ASP.NET Developer
11 13 (5.99%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 13 (5.99%) .NET Web Developer
12 12 (5.53%) Designer
13 9 (4.15%) CMS Developer
13 9 (4.15%) PHP MySQL Developer
14 7 (3.23%) Web Designer
14 7 (3.23%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
15 6 (2.76%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 186 (85.71%) HTML
2 182 (83.87%) CSS
3 142 (65.44%) jQuery
4 86 (39.63%) .NET
5 82 (37.79%) HTML5
6 78 (35.94%) ASP.NET
7 65 (29.95%) CSS3
8 40 (18.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 31 (14.29%) CodeIgniter
10 27 (12.44%) .NET Framework
11 25 (11.52%) ASP.NET MVC
12 24 (11.06%) Ajax
13 22 (10.14%) XML
14 16 (7.37%) WCF
14 16 (7.37%) LINQ
14 16 (7.37%) XHTML
14 16 (7.37%) Web Services
15 14 (6.45%) Backbone.js
15 14 (6.45%) LAMP
16 13 (5.99%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 29 (13.36%) User Experience
2 15 (6.91%) Mobile App
3 12 (5.53%) Graphic Design
4 11 (5.07%) W3C
5 9 (4.15%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (3.69%) Social Media
7 7 (3.23%) Photography
8 5 (2.30%) Open Source
9 4 (1.84%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (1.84%) Performance Metrics
9 4 (1.84%) FMCG
10 2 (0.92%) Data Extraction
10 2 (0.92%) Data Protection Act
10 2 (0.92%) VSAM
10 2 (0.92%) Mainframe
10 2 (0.92%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.46%) Online Banking
11 1 (0.46%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.46%) iPhone
11 1 (0.46%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 24 (11.06%) Linux
2 23 (10.60%) Windows
3 9 (4.15%) Android
4 8 (3.69%) Apple iOS
5 7 (3.23%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (0.92%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.46%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (40.09%) MVC
2 57 (26.27%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (22.58%) E-Commerce
4 41 (18.89%) Web Design
5 39 (17.97%) Web Development
6 30 (13.82%) SEO
7 29 (13.36%) TDD
7 29 (13.36%) OO
8 25 (11.52%) Scrum
8 25 (11.52%) OOP
9 20 (9.22%) BDD
9 20 (9.22%) Responsive Web Design
10 19 (8.76%) Continuous Integration
11 18 (8.29%) Email Marketing
11 18 (8.29%) CRM
12 17 (7.83%) Content Management
13 15 (6.91%) OO PHP
14 14 (6.45%) Online Marketing
15 11 (5.07%) Time Management
15 11 (5.07%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 160 (73.73%) JavaScript
2 100 (46.08%) PHP
3 78 (35.94%) C#
4 60 (27.65%) SQL
5 14 (6.45%) PHP5
6 6 (2.76%) VBScript
7 5 (2.30%) PowerShell
8 4 (1.84%) VB
8 4 (1.84%) VB.NET
9 2 (0.92%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.92%) PL/SQL
9 2 (0.92%) Java
10 1 (0.46%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 17 (7.83%) Degree
2 4 (1.84%) VCP4
3 3 (1.38%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.15%) QA
2 4 (1.84%) 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 38 (17.51%) Sitecore
2 36 (16.59%) Microsoft
3 28 (12.90%) Adobe
4 24 (11.06%) EPiServer
5 17 (7.83%) Zend
6 12 (5.53%) Google
7 11 (5.07%) SAP
7 11 (5.07%) Twitter
8 9 (4.15%) Facebook
9 8 (3.69%) Salesforce.com
10 5 (2.30%) Oracle
11 4 (1.84%) Eloqua
12 3 (1.38%) IBM
12 3 (1.38%) Endeca
12 3 (1.38%) hybris
13 1 (0.46%) Retek
13 1 (0.46%) Red Hat
13 1 (0.46%) Stellent
13 1 (0.46%) VMware
13 1 (0.46%) Omniture
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DCS Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Novus digital recruitment limited
Salary: From £28,000 to £36,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester
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Salary: £30000 - £52000 per annum + Fully Comprehensive Benefits Package
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hyphen
Posted: Yesterday
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Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Reading Room Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum Highly Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 6 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Roc Search
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
CGI
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
CGI
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
QA Limited
Salary: £120.00 per week
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Comprehensive Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Bolton
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £18000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + benefits package
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