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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 84 92 77
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -15
Permanent jobs citing CMS 123 98 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.96% 2.57% 3.33%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.28% 13.71% 16.09%
Number of salaries quoted 111 92 121
Average salary £32,500 £31,500 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.17% +0.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,528
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -0.08%
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
926 715 870
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 22.29% 18.74% 20.67%
Number of salaries quoted 803 616 799
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
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 26 November 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 26 November 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 -2 7 £32,500 +34.02% 1
Ashton-under-Lyne - 6 £47,500 -
Bolton +10 5 £27,500 +17.02% 2
Wigan -6 5 £25,000 -52.38% 1
Rochdale -4 3 £40,500 +62.00%
Bury -13 2 £23,000 -48.88%
CMS
North West

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 November 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.

1 180 (77.92%) CSS
2 179 (77.49%) HTML
3 170 (73.59%) JavaScript
4 136 (58.87%) jQuery
5 116 (50.22%) MVC
6 98 (42.42%) PHP
6 98 (42.42%) .NET
7 96 (41.56%) C#
8 91 (39.39%) ASP.NET
9 80 (34.63%) SQL Server
10 74 (32.03%) E-Commerce
11 72 (31.17%) WordPress
12 71 (30.74%) MySQL
13 70 (30.30%) SEO
14 67 (29.00%) Umbraco
14 67 (29.00%) HTML5
15 66 (28.57%) Marketing
16 60 (25.97%) SQL
17 59 (25.54%) Agile Software Development
18 54 (23.38%) Git (software)
19 52 (22.51%) CSS3
20 51 (22.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
21 46 (19.91%) Sitecore CMS
21 46 (19.91%) Sitecore
22 43 (18.61%) Subversion
23 41 (17.75%) Magento
24 40 (17.32%) CodeIgniter
25 38 (16.45%) Web Design
26 35 (15.15%) Adobe
27 34 (14.72%) Web Development

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 72 (31.17%) WordPress
2 67 (29.00%) Umbraco
3 46 (19.91%) Sitecore CMS
4 27 (11.69%) IIS
5 17 (7.36%) Drupal
6 15 (6.49%) Joomla!
7 14 (6.06%) Apache
7 14 (6.06%) SharePoint
8 13 (5.63%) Sitefinity
9 11 (4.76%) Node.js
10 3 (1.30%) Facebook Platform
11 2 (0.87%) OpenStack
11 2 (0.87%) SAS
12 1 (0.43%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.43%) nginx
Applications
1 28 (12.12%) Photoshop
2 13 (5.63%) Adobe Illustrator
3 10 (4.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 8 (3.46%) MS Excel
5 2 (0.87%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.87%) MS Office
5 2 (0.87%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.43%) QuarkXPress
Business Applications
1 41 (17.75%) Magento
2 3 (1.30%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.87%) Visualfiles
4 1 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 16 (6.93%) Intranet
2 12 (5.19%) Internet
3 6 (2.60%) HTTP
3 6 (2.60%) SSH
4 3 (1.30%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (34.63%) SQL Server
2 71 (30.74%) MySQL
3 5 (2.16%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (1.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (1.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (0.87%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.87%) DB2
6 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.43%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.43%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.43%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 54 (23.38%) Git (software)
2 43 (18.61%) Subversion
3 18 (7.79%) JIRA
4 15 (6.49%) Visual Studio
5 12 (5.19%) Octopus Deploy
6 10 (4.33%) Flash Builder
7 8 (3.46%) TeamCity
8 7 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (2.60%) Dreamweaver
9 6 (2.60%) MSBuild
9 6 (2.60%) Grunt
10 5 (2.16%) NUnit
10 5 (2.16%) Selenium
10 5 (2.16%) Mercurial
10 5 (2.16%) MSTest
General
1 66 (28.57%) Marketing
2 24 (10.39%) Finance
3 23 (9.96%) Retail
4 18 (7.79%) Advertising
5 5 (2.16%) Legal
6 2 (0.87%) Games
6 2 (0.87%) Law
7 1 (0.43%) Banking
Job Titles
1 190 (82.25%) Developer
2 72 (31.17%) .NET Developer
3 65 (28.14%) PHP Developer
4 51 (22.08%) Web Developer
5 33 (14.29%) Senior Developer
5 33 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
6 26 (11.26%) Junior Developer
6 26 (11.26%) Junior
7 25 (10.82%) .NET Web Developer
7 25 (10.82%) C# Developer
8 24 (10.39%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 22 (9.52%) C# .NET Developer
10 19 (8.23%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 18 (7.79%) E-Commerce Manager
12 16 (6.93%) Junior PHP Developer
12 16 (6.93%) Front-End Developer
13 14 (6.06%) Senior .NET Developer
14 12 (5.19%) WordPress Developer
15 10 (4.33%) Senior Web Developer
16 7 (3.03%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 180 (77.92%) CSS
2 179 (77.49%) HTML
3 136 (58.87%) jQuery
4 98 (42.42%) .NET
5 91 (39.39%) ASP.NET
6 67 (29.00%) HTML5
7 52 (22.51%) CSS3
8 51 (22.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 40 (17.32%) CodeIgniter
10 32 (13.85%) Web Services
11 29 (12.55%) .NET Framework
12 25 (10.82%) LINQ
13 23 (9.96%) XML
14 22 (9.52%) XHTML
14 22 (9.52%) LAMP
15 18 (7.79%) Ajax
15 18 (7.79%) ASP.NET MVC
16 15 (6.49%) Backbone.js
17 14 (6.06%) Laravel
18 13 (5.63%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 19 (8.23%) User Experience
2 17 (7.36%) Mobile App
2 17 (7.36%) Social Media
3 9 (3.90%) W3C
4 6 (2.60%) Photography
5 5 (2.16%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (2.16%) Graphic Design
5 5 (2.16%) Performance Metrics
6 4 (1.73%) iPhone
7 2 (0.87%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (0.87%) Data Extraction
7 2 (0.87%) Mainframe
7 2 (0.87%) VSAM
8 1 (0.43%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.43%) E-Learning
8 1 (0.43%) FMCG
8 1 (0.43%) Open Source
8 1 (0.43%) iPad
8 1 (0.43%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 25 (10.82%) Windows
2 24 (10.39%) Linux
3 8 (3.46%) Apple iOS
4 5 (2.16%) Android
5 2 (0.87%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.43%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.43%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (50.22%) MVC
2 74 (32.03%) E-Commerce
3 70 (30.30%) SEO
4 59 (25.54%) Agile Software Development
5 38 (16.45%) Web Design
6 34 (14.72%) Web Development
7 32 (13.85%) Content Management
8 24 (10.39%) Email Marketing
9 23 (9.96%) OO
9 23 (9.96%) Online Marketing
10 22 (9.52%) OOP
10 22 (9.52%) TDD
11 21 (9.09%) Analytics
11 21 (9.09%) Coaching
12 20 (8.66%) Responsive Web Design
13 19 (8.23%) Enterprise Content Management
13 19 (8.23%) Pay per click
14 18 (7.79%) Strategic Planning
14 18 (7.79%) Web Analytics
14 18 (7.79%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 170 (73.59%) JavaScript
2 98 (42.42%) PHP
3 96 (41.56%) C#
4 60 (25.97%) SQL
5 13 (5.63%) PHP5
6 10 (4.33%) VB.NET
7 5 (2.16%) PowerShell
8 4 (1.73%) VB
9 3 (1.30%) Java
9 3 (1.30%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.87%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 28 (12.12%) Degree
2 4 (1.73%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.87%) ISEB
4 1 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.46%) QA
2 2 (0.87%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 46 (19.91%) Sitecore
2 35 (15.15%) Adobe
3 32 (13.85%) Microsoft
4 24 (10.39%) EPiServer
5 23 (9.96%) Zend
6 15 (6.49%) Google
7 13 (5.63%) Twitter
8 10 (4.33%) Facebook
9 7 (3.03%) SAP
10 6 (2.60%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (1.73%) Eloqua
12 3 (1.30%) hybris
12 3 (1.30%) Omniture
12 3 (1.30%) Endeca
12 3 (1.30%) Intel
13 2 (0.87%) LexisNexis
14 1 (0.43%) VMware
14 1 (0.43%) Epiphany
14 1 (0.43%) IBM
14 1 (0.43%) Oracle
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