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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 84 81 57
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -24
Permanent jobs citing CMS 98 110 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.92% 2.80% 4.23%
As % of the Application Platforms category 14.12% 13.85% 21.75%
Number of salaries quoted 90 87 167
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £19,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,250 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +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
694 794 823
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 20.70% 20.22% 19.43%
Number of salaries quoted 570 674 711
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,000 £24,225
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 6 July 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 6 July 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 +10 8 £35,000 +68.67%
Altrincham - 8 £40,000 -
Bury +8 4 £37,000 +42.30%
Rochdale 0 2 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Salford - 1 £24,000 -
CMS
North West

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 6 July 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.

1 123 (68.33%) HTML
2 116 (64.44%) CSS
3 98 (54.44%) JavaScript
4 86 (47.78%) jQuery
5 63 (35.00%) PHP
6 61 (33.89%) HTML5
7 57 (31.67%) Agile Software Development
8 53 (29.44%) SQL
9 50 (27.78%) .NET
10 48 (26.67%) MVC
11 44 (24.44%) ASP.NET
11 44 (24.44%) User Experience
12 43 (23.89%) C#
13 37 (20.56%) Content Management
14 35 (19.44%) Web Services
15 33 (18.33%) SQL Server
15 33 (18.33%) Ajax
16 32 (17.78%) Git (software)
16 32 (17.78%) Internet
17 31 (17.22%) Marketing
17 31 (17.22%) SDLC
18 30 (16.67%) CSS3
18 30 (16.67%) AngularJS
18 30 (16.67%) XHTML
18 30 (16.67%) E-Commerce
19 29 (16.11%) Sitecore CMS
19 29 (16.11%) Sitecore
19 29 (16.11%) Web Development
20 27 (15.00%) Umbraco
20 27 (15.00%) XSLT

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 29 (16.11%) Sitecore CMS
2 27 (15.00%) Umbraco
3 21 (11.67%) WordPress
4 15 (8.33%) SharePoint
5 14 (7.78%) WebLogic
5 14 (7.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 14 (7.78%) Oracle Service Bus
6 13 (7.22%) IIS
7 12 (6.67%) Drupal
8 8 (4.44%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 7 (3.89%) Sitefinity
10 6 (3.33%) Joomla!
11 4 (2.22%) concrete5
11 4 (2.22%) Kentico
12 3 (1.67%) Node.js
12 3 (1.67%) JBoss
12 3 (1.67%) Apache
12 3 (1.67%) Tomcat
12 3 (1.67%) Alfresco
12 3 (1.67%) Immediacy CMS
Applications
1 23 (12.78%) Photoshop
2 12 (6.67%) MS Excel
3 7 (3.89%) MS Office
4 3 (1.67%) RoboHelp
4 3 (1.67%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (1.11%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 17 (9.44%) Tridion
2 14 (7.78%) Magento
2 14 (7.78%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (1.11%) Shopify
5 1 (0.56%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.67%) SaaS
3 2 (1.11%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.11%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.56%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 32 (17.78%) Internet
2 5 (2.78%) HTTP
3 4 (2.22%) Intranet
4 3 (1.67%) LAN
4 3 (1.67%) WAN
5 1 (0.56%) SMTP
5 1 (0.56%) Extranet
5 1 (0.56%) SSH
5 1 (0.56%) SNMP
5 1 (0.56%) DNS
5 1 (0.56%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (18.33%) SQL Server
2 25 (13.89%) MySQL
3 14 (7.78%) Oracle Database
4 8 (4.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (3.33%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (2.22%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.56%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.56%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 32 (17.78%) Git (software)
2 22 (12.22%) Visual Studio
3 14 (7.78%) SoapUI
4 12 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (6.11%) Grunt
6 9 (5.00%) Dreamweaver
6 9 (5.00%) NUnit
7 8 (4.44%) Subversion
8 3 (1.67%) JIRA
8 3 (1.67%) ReSharper
8 3 (1.67%) MSTest
8 3 (1.67%) Axure RP
9 1 (0.56%) Hudson
9 1 (0.56%) PHPUnit
9 1 (0.56%) Selenium IDE
9 1 (0.56%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.56%) Selenium
9 1 (0.56%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.56%) Oracle Forms
General
1 31 (17.22%) Marketing
2 17 (9.44%) Finance
3 6 (3.33%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.22%) Law
4 4 (2.22%) Legal
4 4 (2.22%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.67%) Music Industry
6 2 (1.11%) Advertising
6 2 (1.11%) Games
7 1 (0.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 129 (71.67%) Developer
2 40 (22.22%) Web Developer
3 32 (17.78%) PHP Developer
4 30 (16.67%) Front-End Developer
5 19 (10.56%) Architect
6 16 (8.89%) PHP Web Developer
7 13 (7.22%) Oracle Architect
7 13 (7.22%) Middleware Architect
8 10 (5.56%) C# Developer
9 9 (5.00%) Software Developer
10 8 (4.44%) Project Manager
10 8 (4.44%) Senior Developer
11 7 (3.89%) Administrator
11 7 (3.89%) Analyst
12 6 (3.33%) Systems Administrator
12 6 (3.33%) .NET Developer
12 6 (3.33%) C# Web Developer
13 5 (2.78%) Digital Project Manager
13 5 (2.78%) Drupal Developer
13 5 (2.78%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (68.33%) HTML
2 116 (64.44%) CSS
3 86 (47.78%) jQuery
4 61 (33.89%) HTML5
5 50 (27.78%) .NET
6 44 (24.44%) ASP.NET
7 35 (19.44%) Web Services
8 33 (18.33%) Ajax
9 30 (16.67%) XHTML
9 30 (16.67%) CSS3
9 30 (16.67%) AngularJS
10 27 (15.00%) XSLT
11 24 (13.33%) Sass
12 22 (12.22%) XML
13 20 (11.11%) LESS
14 19 (10.56%) .NET Framework
15 18 (10.00%) WCF
16 16 (8.89%) SOAP
17 14 (7.78%) Middleware
17 14 (7.78%) Oracle ADF
Miscellaneous
1 44 (24.44%) User Experience
2 26 (14.44%) W3C
3 13 (7.22%) Social Media
4 9 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (3.89%) Mobile App
6 6 (3.33%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.22%) IVR
7 4 (2.22%) Computer Science
7 4 (2.22%) Hybrid Cloud
8 3 (1.67%) Visualisation
9 2 (1.11%) Mathematics
9 2 (1.11%) Performance Metrics
9 2 (1.11%) Graphic Design
10 1 (0.56%) Animation
10 1 (0.56%) Copywriting
10 1 (0.56%) Blog
10 1 (0.56%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 18 (10.00%) Linux
2 14 (7.78%) Windows
3 6 (3.33%) Windows Mobile
4 2 (1.11%) UNIX
5 1 (0.56%) Solaris
5 1 (0.56%) Android
5 1 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (31.67%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (26.67%) MVC
3 37 (20.56%) Content Management
4 31 (17.22%) SDLC
5 30 (16.67%) E-Commerce
6 29 (16.11%) Web Development
7 23 (12.78%) Scrum
8 22 (12.22%) Web Design
8 22 (12.22%) OO
9 20 (11.11%) CRM
10 14 (7.78%) SOA
10 14 (7.78%) Web Marketing
11 13 (7.22%) Responsive Web Design
11 13 (7.22%) SEO
11 13 (7.22%) Performance Tuning
12 12 (6.67%) OOP
13 10 (5.56%) TDD
13 10 (5.56%) Analytics
14 9 (5.00%) Project Management
14 9 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 98 (54.44%) JavaScript
2 63 (35.00%) PHP
3 53 (29.44%) SQL
4 43 (23.89%) C#
5 15 (8.33%) PL/SQL
6 10 (5.56%) Java
7 9 (5.00%) VBScript
8 5 (2.78%) PHP5
9 3 (1.67%) VB.NET
9 3 (1.67%) XPath
9 3 (1.67%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.56%) C
10 1 (0.56%) C++
10 1 (0.56%) VB
10 1 (0.56%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.56%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 18 (10.00%) Degree
2 3 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (1.11%) Chartered Engineer
3 2 (1.11%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.56%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.56%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.56%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.78%) QA
2 2 (1.11%) SLA
3 1 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (1.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.56%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 29 (16.11%) Sitecore
2 26 (14.44%) Microsoft
3 22 (12.22%) Salesforce.com
4 19 (10.56%) Oracle
5 17 (9.44%) Adobe
5 17 (9.44%) Zend
6 14 (7.78%) Stellent
7 8 (4.44%) Google
8 7 (3.89%) EPiServer
9 6 (3.33%) Twitter
9 6 (3.33%) Apigee
10 5 (2.78%) Facebook
10 5 (2.78%) hybris
11 3 (1.67%) Alterian
12 2 (1.11%) VMware
12 2 (1.11%) Retek
13 1 (0.56%) Red Hat
13 1 (0.56%) PeopleSoft
13 1 (0.56%) IBM
13 1 (0.56%) TIBCO
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + extensive benefits - see bellow
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Wigan
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Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 18 days ago
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Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
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Salary: Excellent + Benefits
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