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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 83 73 89
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +16
Permanent jobs citing CMS 113 123 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.77% 3.36% 2.91%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.87% 17.47% 13.57%
Number of salaries quoted 91 117 93
Average salary £32,500 £31,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.17% -7.35%
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
878 704 803
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 21.54% 19.21% 21.46%
Number of salaries quoted 742 600 726
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 £50,300 £55,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +0.32%

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 2 October 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 2 October 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
Wigan +1 5 £25,000 -28.57% 3
Stockport - 5 £25,000 -
Bolton -6 3 £21,500 -33.84% 1
Bury -14 3 £25,000 -44.44% 1
CMS
North West

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 2 October 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.

1 153 (70.18%) HTML
2 152 (69.72%) CSS
3 144 (66.06%) JavaScript
4 93 (42.66%) MVC
5 89 (40.83%) PHP
5 89 (40.83%) jQuery
6 84 (38.53%) SEO
7 83 (38.07%) .NET
8 82 (37.61%) E-Commerce
9 77 (35.32%) C#
10 72 (33.03%) SQL Server
10 72 (33.03%) ASP.NET
11 62 (28.44%) Marketing
11 62 (28.44%) WordPress
12 51 (23.39%) Agile Software Development
13 50 (22.94%) Umbraco
14 47 (21.56%) HTML5
15 45 (20.64%) Magento
16 44 (20.18%) MySQL
16 44 (20.18%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 43 (19.72%) SQL
18 38 (17.43%) Analytics
19 37 (16.97%) CSS3
20 36 (16.51%) Web Services
20 36 (16.51%) Sitecore CMS
20 36 (16.51%) Sitecore
20 36 (16.51%) Content Management
21 33 (15.14%) Git (software)
22 31 (14.22%) Social Media
23 28 (12.84%) LINQ

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 62 (28.44%) WordPress
2 50 (22.94%) Umbraco
3 36 (16.51%) Sitecore CMS
4 28 (12.84%) IIS
5 22 (10.09%) SharePoint
6 11 (5.05%) Apache
7 9 (4.13%) Sitefinity
8 7 (3.21%) Drupal
9 6 (2.75%) Node.js
10 5 (2.29%) Facebook Platform
11 2 (0.92%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.46%) Orchard CMS
12 1 (0.46%) Adobe CQ
12 1 (0.46%) nginx
12 1 (0.46%) Joomla!
Applications
1 25 (11.47%) Photoshop
2 18 (8.26%) Adobe Illustrator
3 11 (5.05%) MS Excel
4 2 (0.92%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.92%) Acrobat
4 2 (0.92%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.92%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.92%) MS Office
5 1 (0.46%) QuarkXPress
Business Applications
1 45 (20.64%) Magento
2 16 (7.34%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.92%) Visualfiles
4 1 (0.46%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (7.80%) Intranet
2 5 (2.29%) Extranet
3 4 (1.83%) Internet
4 3 (1.38%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (33.03%) SQL Server
2 44 (20.18%) MySQL
3 5 (2.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (1.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (1.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.46%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.46%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.46%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 33 (15.14%) Git (software)
2 22 (10.09%) Subversion
3 11 (5.05%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (4.59%) Visual Studio
5 7 (3.21%) Selenium
6 5 (2.29%) Dreamweaver
6 5 (2.29%) Mercurial
6 5 (2.29%) MSBuild
6 5 (2.29%) Grunt
7 4 (1.83%) Octopus Deploy
7 4 (1.83%) NUnit
7 4 (1.83%) JIRA
7 4 (1.83%) MSTest
8 2 (0.92%) WATIR
8 2 (0.92%) Bugzilla
8 2 (0.92%) FrontPage
8 2 (0.92%) WatiN
9 1 (0.46%) Flash Builder
9 1 (0.46%) TeamCity
General
1 62 (28.44%) Marketing
2 26 (11.93%) Retail
3 23 (10.55%) Finance
4 9 (4.13%) Advertising
5 6 (2.75%) Legal
6 3 (1.38%) Law
7 1 (0.46%) Banking
Job Titles
1 160 (73.39%) Developer
2 62 (28.44%) PHP Developer
3 58 (26.61%) .NET Developer
4 48 (22.02%) Web Developer
5 28 (12.84%) Senior Developer
6 27 (12.39%) ASP.NET Developer
7 23 (10.55%) .NET Web Developer
8 22 (10.09%) C# Developer
9 19 (8.72%) E-Commerce Manager
9 19 (8.72%) C# .NET Developer
9 19 (8.72%) WordPress Developer
10 18 (8.26%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 18 (8.26%) Junior Developer
10 18 (8.26%) Junior
11 14 (6.42%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 13 (5.96%) Senior .NET Developer
13 12 (5.50%) HTML Developer
13 12 (5.50%) Junior Web Developer
13 12 (5.50%) Front-End Developer
14 9 (4.13%) PHP Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 153 (70.18%) HTML
2 152 (69.72%) CSS
3 89 (40.83%) jQuery
4 83 (38.07%) .NET
5 72 (33.03%) ASP.NET
6 47 (21.56%) HTML5
7 44 (20.18%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 37 (16.97%) CSS3
9 36 (16.51%) Web Services
10 28 (12.84%) LINQ
11 26 (11.93%) XHTML
12 21 (9.63%) .NET Framework
13 19 (8.72%) CodeIgniter
14 16 (7.34%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 15 (6.88%) LAMP
16 14 (6.42%) Sass
17 13 (5.96%) XML
18 12 (5.50%) PhoneGap
18 12 (5.50%) Corona SDK
19 11 (5.05%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 31 (14.22%) Social Media
2 16 (7.34%) User Experience
3 11 (5.05%) Mobile App
4 7 (3.21%) FMCG
5 6 (2.75%) iPhone
5 6 (2.75%) Copywriting
6 4 (1.83%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.38%) iPad
7 3 (1.38%) Digital Media
8 2 (0.92%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (0.92%) W3C
8 2 (0.92%) Blog
8 2 (0.92%) Open Source
9 1 (0.46%) RIA
9 1 (0.46%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.46%) E-Learning
9 1 (0.46%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 27 (12.39%) Windows
2 13 (5.96%) Apple iOS
3 11 (5.05%) Android
4 10 (4.59%) Linux
5 3 (1.38%) Windows Mobile
5 3 (1.38%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.46%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (42.66%) MVC
2 84 (38.53%) SEO
3 82 (37.61%) E-Commerce
4 51 (23.39%) Agile Software Development
5 38 (17.43%) Analytics
6 36 (16.51%) Content Management
7 24 (11.01%) Pay per click
7 24 (11.01%) Web Development
8 22 (10.09%) Web Design
9 21 (9.63%) Web Analytics
10 20 (9.17%) Online Marketing
11 19 (8.72%) Coaching
12 18 (8.26%) Customer Engagement
12 18 (8.26%) Enterprise Content Management
12 18 (8.26%) Strategic Planning
13 15 (6.88%) Email Marketing
14 14 (6.42%) OO
15 13 (5.96%) TDD
16 12 (5.50%) OO PHP
17 11 (5.05%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 144 (66.06%) JavaScript
2 89 (40.83%) PHP
3 77 (35.32%) C#
4 43 (19.72%) SQL
5 10 (4.59%) PHP5
6 9 (4.13%) VB.NET
7 8 (3.67%) Java
8 4 (1.83%) PowerShell
8 4 (1.83%) Scala
8 4 (1.83%) VB
9 2 (0.92%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.92%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.46%) VBA
10 1 (0.46%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 22 (10.09%) Degree
2 5 (2.29%) ISEB
3 3 (1.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.92%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.92%) HND
5 1 (0.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.92%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.46%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.46%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 36 (16.51%) Sitecore
2 27 (12.39%) Google
3 24 (11.01%) Microsoft
4 21 (9.63%) Zend
5 15 (6.88%) Adobe
6 13 (5.96%) Twitter
7 11 (5.05%) EPiServer
7 11 (5.05%) Facebook
8 5 (2.29%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (1.83%) Oracle
10 3 (1.38%) Intel
10 3 (1.38%) Omniture
11 2 (0.92%) LexisNexis
12 1 (0.46%) hybris
12 1 (0.46%) Endeca
12 1 (0.46%) JD Edwards
12 1 (0.46%) SAP
12 1 (0.46%) VMware
12 1 (0.46%) Epiphany
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Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
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