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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 83 67 102
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +35
Permanent jobs citing CMS 108 135 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.66% 3.56% 2.36%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.51% 18.57% 11.29%
Number of salaries quoted 85 128 82
Average salary £32,500 £31,500 £34,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.17% -9.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £41,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
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
863 727 788
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 21.25% 19.18% 20.86%
Number of salaries quoted 725 631 712
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +3 5 £25,000 -37.50%
Wigan -2 4 £25,000 -28.57% 3
Bury -12 3 £25,000 -44.44% 1
Bolton -8 2 £34,500 +6.15%
Sale - 1 £20,000 -
CMS
North West

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 147 (69.01%) HTML
2 146 (68.54%) CSS
3 138 (64.79%) JavaScript
4 90 (42.25%) MVC
5 88 (41.31%) PHP
6 86 (40.38%) jQuery
7 83 (38.97%) E-Commerce
8 82 (38.50%) SEO
9 80 (37.56%) .NET
10 75 (35.21%) C#
11 74 (34.74%) SQL Server
12 68 (31.92%) ASP.NET
13 61 (28.64%) Marketing
14 60 (28.17%) WordPress
15 48 (22.54%) Agile Software Development
16 47 (22.07%) Umbraco
16 47 (22.07%) HTML5
17 46 (21.60%) SQL
18 45 (21.13%) MySQL
18 45 (21.13%) Magento
19 40 (18.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 38 (17.84%) Analytics
21 37 (17.37%) CSS3
21 37 (17.37%) Content Management
22 35 (16.43%) Web Services
23 34 (15.96%) Sitecore CMS
23 34 (15.96%) Sitecore
24 32 (15.02%) Social Media
25 29 (13.62%) Retail
26 28 (13.15%) XHTML

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 60 (28.17%) WordPress
2 47 (22.07%) Umbraco
3 34 (15.96%) Sitecore CMS
4 26 (12.21%) IIS
5 23 (10.80%) SharePoint
6 11 (5.16%) Apache
7 9 (4.23%) Sitefinity
8 7 (3.29%) Drupal
9 5 (2.35%) Node.js
9 5 (2.35%) Facebook Platform
10 2 (0.94%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.47%) Adobe CQ
11 1 (0.47%) Orchard CMS
11 1 (0.47%) nginx
Applications
1 24 (11.27%) Photoshop
2 19 (8.92%) Adobe Illustrator
3 11 (5.16%) MS Excel
4 2 (0.94%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.47%) QuarkXPress
5 1 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.47%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.47%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 45 (21.13%) Magento
2 16 (7.51%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.47%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.47%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (7.98%) Intranet
2 5 (2.35%) Extranet
3 3 (1.41%) Internet
4 1 (0.47%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (34.74%) SQL Server
2 45 (21.13%) MySQL
3 6 (2.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (0.94%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (0.94%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.47%) Couchbase
6 1 (0.47%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.47%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 27 (12.68%) Git (software)
2 18 (8.45%) Subversion
3 12 (5.63%) Visual Studio
4 9 (4.23%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (3.29%) Selenium
6 5 (2.35%) Mercurial
7 3 (1.41%) MSBuild
7 3 (1.41%) Grunt
7 3 (1.41%) Dreamweaver
8 2 (0.94%) Bugzilla
8 2 (0.94%) NUnit
8 2 (0.94%) FrontPage
8 2 (0.94%) JIRA
8 2 (0.94%) WATIR
8 2 (0.94%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (0.94%) WatiN
8 2 (0.94%) MSTest
General
1 61 (28.64%) Marketing
2 29 (13.62%) Retail
3 24 (11.27%) Finance
4 9 (4.23%) Advertising
5 6 (2.82%) Legal
6 2 (0.94%) Law
7 1 (0.47%) Banking
Job Titles
1 155 (72.77%) Developer
2 63 (29.58%) PHP Developer
3 54 (25.35%) .NET Developer
4 46 (21.60%) Web Developer
5 25 (11.74%) Senior Developer
6 24 (11.27%) ASP.NET Developer
7 22 (10.33%) .NET Web Developer
8 21 (9.86%) C# Developer
9 19 (8.92%) E-Commerce Manager
9 19 (8.92%) WordPress Developer
10 18 (8.45%) C# .NET Developer
10 18 (8.45%) PHP MySQL Developer
11 17 (7.98%) Junior Developer
11 17 (7.98%) Junior
12 13 (6.10%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 12 (5.63%) HTML Developer
14 11 (5.16%) Senior .NET Developer
14 11 (5.16%) Junior Web Developer
14 11 (5.16%) PHP Magento Developer
14 11 (5.16%) Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 147 (69.01%) HTML
2 146 (68.54%) CSS
3 86 (40.38%) jQuery
4 80 (37.56%) .NET
5 68 (31.92%) ASP.NET
6 47 (22.07%) HTML5
7 40 (18.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 37 (17.37%) CSS3
9 35 (16.43%) Web Services
10 28 (13.15%) XHTML
11 25 (11.74%) LINQ
12 19 (8.92%) .NET Framework
13 18 (8.45%) CodeIgniter
14 15 (7.04%) LAMP
14 15 (7.04%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 14 (6.57%) Sass
16 12 (5.63%) PhoneGap
16 12 (5.63%) Corona SDK
16 12 (5.63%) XML
17 9 (4.23%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 32 (15.02%) Social Media
2 14 (6.57%) User Experience
3 9 (4.23%) Mobile App
4 7 (3.29%) Copywriting
4 7 (3.29%) FMCG
5 6 (2.82%) iPhone
6 4 (1.88%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.88%) Digital Media
7 3 (1.41%) iPad
7 3 (1.41%) W3C
8 2 (0.94%) Open Source
8 2 (0.94%) Blog
8 2 (0.94%) Web 2.0
8 2 (0.94%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.47%) RIA
9 1 (0.47%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.47%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 24 (11.27%) Windows
2 15 (7.04%) Apple iOS
3 13 (6.10%) Android
4 10 (4.69%) Linux
5 3 (1.41%) Windows Mobile
5 3 (1.41%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.47%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (42.25%) MVC
2 83 (38.97%) E-Commerce
3 82 (38.50%) SEO
4 48 (22.54%) Agile Software Development
5 38 (17.84%) Analytics
6 37 (17.37%) Content Management
7 26 (12.21%) Web Development
8 24 (11.27%) Pay per click
9 22 (10.33%) Web Design
10 21 (9.86%) Web Analytics
11 20 (9.39%) Online Marketing
12 19 (8.92%) Coaching
13 18 (8.45%) Customer Engagement
13 18 (8.45%) Enterprise Content Management
13 18 (8.45%) Strategic Planning
14 14 (6.57%) OO
15 13 (6.10%) Email Marketing
16 12 (5.63%) OO PHP
17 11 (5.16%) TDD
18 10 (4.69%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 138 (64.79%) JavaScript
2 88 (41.31%) PHP
3 75 (35.21%) C#
4 46 (21.60%) SQL
5 11 (5.16%) PHP5
6 9 (4.23%) Java
6 9 (4.23%) VB.NET
7 5 (2.35%) T-SQL
7 5 (2.35%) Scala
8 3 (1.41%) VB
9 2 (0.94%) PowerShell
9 2 (0.94%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.47%) Ruby
10 1 (0.47%) VBA
Qualifications
1 21 (9.86%) Degree
2 5 (2.35%) ISEB
3 2 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.94%) ISTQB
3 2 (0.94%) HND
4 1 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.94%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.47%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 34 (15.96%) Sitecore
2 26 (12.21%) Google
3 23 (10.80%) Microsoft
4 22 (10.33%) Zend
5 14 (6.57%) Adobe
6 13 (6.10%) Twitter
7 11 (5.16%) Facebook
8 8 (3.76%) EPiServer
9 5 (2.35%) Oracle
9 5 (2.35%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (1.41%) Intel
10 3 (1.41%) Omniture
11 1 (0.47%) LexisNexis
11 1 (0.47%) JD Edwards
11 1 (0.47%) VMware
11 1 (0.47%) Epiphany
11 1 (0.47%) SAP
Manchester
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bury, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + bens + bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Media Agency Group
Salary: £12.5k - 17k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 35,000 + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 to 45,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 18,000 to 25,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Spring Technology
Salary: £19000.00 - £20000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Wigan
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Fabric
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Depending on Experience
Posted: 22 days ago
Manchester
360 Resourcing
Salary: £22k - 28k per year
Posted: 22 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applied Card Technologies
Salary: From £22,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago