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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 95 89 55
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -34
Permanent jobs citing CMS 86 112 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.41% 2.79% 4.17%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.01% 13.49% 21.99%
Number of salaries quoted 76 83 159
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £20,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,750
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +0.71%
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
716 830 782
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 20.03% 20.67% 18.94%
Number of salaries quoted 574 699 669
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
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 30 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 30 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 7 £30,000 +44.57%
Bury +11 2 £39,000 +52.94%
Rochdale - 2 £45,000 -
Altrincham - 2 £40,000 -
Salford - 1 £24,000 -
CMS
North West

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 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 (65.78%) HTML
2 116 (62.03%) CSS
3 104 (55.61%) JavaScript
4 85 (45.45%) jQuery
5 66 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
6 58 (31.02%) PHP
6 58 (31.02%) HTML5
7 56 (29.95%) .NET
8 54 (28.88%) MVC
9 51 (27.27%) SQL
10 50 (26.74%) C#
10 50 (26.74%) ASP.NET
11 45 (24.06%) User Experience
12 38 (20.32%) Content Management
12 38 (20.32%) Sitecore CMS
12 38 (20.32%) Sitecore
13 36 (19.25%) Umbraco
13 36 (19.25%) Web Services
14 35 (18.72%) Ajax
15 34 (18.18%) E-Commerce
15 34 (18.18%) SDLC
16 33 (17.65%) SQL Server
17 32 (17.11%) Internet
17 32 (17.11%) Git (software)
18 31 (16.58%) AngularJS
18 31 (16.58%) Web Development
19 30 (16.04%) Marketing
19 30 (16.04%) XHTML
20 29 (15.51%) XSLT
21 28 (14.97%) CSS3

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 38 (20.32%) Sitecore CMS
2 36 (19.25%) Umbraco
3 19 (10.16%) WordPress
4 17 (9.09%) SharePoint
5 15 (8.02%) WebLogic
5 15 (8.02%) IIS
5 15 (8.02%) Oracle Service Bus
5 15 (8.02%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 9 (4.81%) Sitefinity
6 9 (4.81%) Drupal
7 8 (4.28%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 6 (3.21%) Kentico
9 5 (2.67%) Joomla!
9 5 (2.67%) concrete5
10 3 (1.60%) WebLogic Portal
10 3 (1.60%) Node.js
10 3 (1.60%) Alfresco
10 3 (1.60%) Immediacy CMS
11 2 (1.07%) Mule
11 2 (1.07%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 23 (12.30%) Photoshop
2 14 (7.49%) MS Excel
3 6 (3.21%) MS Office
4 4 (2.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (1.60%) RoboHelp
5 3 (1.60%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (1.60%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 17 (9.09%) Tridion
2 15 (8.02%) Oracle BPM
3 11 (5.88%) Magento
4 4 (2.14%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (1.07%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (1.07%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.60%) SaaS
3 2 (1.07%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.07%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.07%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 32 (17.11%) Internet
2 5 (2.67%) HTTP
3 4 (2.14%) Intranet
4 3 (1.60%) LAN
4 3 (1.60%) WAN
5 1 (0.53%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 24 (12.83%) MySQL
3 15 (8.02%) Oracle Database
4 5 (2.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (2.14%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (1.60%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (1.60%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.07%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 32 (17.11%) Git (software)
2 21 (11.23%) Visual Studio
3 15 (8.02%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (8.02%) SoapUI
4 12 (6.42%) Grunt
5 9 (4.81%) Dreamweaver
5 9 (4.81%) NUnit
6 8 (4.28%) Subversion
7 3 (1.60%) ReSharper
7 3 (1.60%) Axure RP
7 3 (1.60%) MSTest
8 2 (1.07%) Hudson
8 2 (1.07%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.07%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.53%) Selenium
9 1 (0.53%) JIRA
9 1 (0.53%) PHPUnit
9 1 (0.53%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.53%) Selenium IDE
General
1 30 (16.04%) Marketing
2 17 (9.09%) Finance
3 5 (2.67%) Legal
4 4 (2.14%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.14%) Law
4 4 (2.14%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.60%) Games
5 3 (1.60%) Music Industry
6 1 (0.53%) Retail
6 1 (0.53%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 134 (71.66%) Developer
2 46 (24.60%) Web Developer
3 31 (16.58%) PHP Developer
3 31 (16.58%) Front-End Developer
4 20 (10.70%) Architect
5 17 (9.09%) PHP Web Developer
6 15 (8.02%) C# Developer
7 13 (6.95%) Oracle Architect
7 13 (6.95%) Middleware Architect
8 11 (5.88%) .NET Developer
8 11 (5.88%) Senior Developer
9 10 (5.35%) C# Web Developer
10 9 (4.81%) Project Manager
11 7 (3.74%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 7 (3.74%) C# .NET Developer
12 6 (3.21%) Software Developer
12 6 (3.21%) Administrator
13 5 (2.67%) ASP.NET Developer
13 5 (2.67%) Analyst
13 5 (2.67%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (65.78%) HTML
2 116 (62.03%) CSS
3 85 (45.45%) jQuery
4 58 (31.02%) HTML5
5 56 (29.95%) .NET
6 50 (26.74%) ASP.NET
7 36 (19.25%) Web Services
8 35 (18.72%) Ajax
9 31 (16.58%) AngularJS
10 30 (16.04%) XHTML
11 29 (15.51%) XSLT
12 28 (14.97%) CSS3
13 26 (13.90%) Sass
14 24 (12.83%) XML
15 22 (11.76%) .NET Framework
15 22 (11.76%) WCF
16 21 (11.23%) LESS
17 17 (9.09%) SOAP
18 15 (8.02%) Oracle ADF
18 15 (8.02%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 45 (24.06%) User Experience
2 27 (14.44%) W3C
3 13 (6.95%) Social Media
4 10 (5.35%) Mobile App
5 9 (4.81%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (3.21%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.14%) IVR
7 4 (2.14%) Computer Science
7 4 (2.14%) Hybrid Cloud
8 3 (1.60%) Visualisation
9 2 (1.07%) Mathematics
9 2 (1.07%) Performance Metrics
9 2 (1.07%) Graphic Design
9 2 (1.07%) Animation
10 1 (0.53%) Video Editing
10 1 (0.53%) Copywriting
10 1 (0.53%) Blog
10 1 (0.53%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 17 (9.09%) Linux
2 12 (6.42%) Windows
3 4 (2.14%) Windows Mobile
4 2 (1.07%) Solaris
4 2 (1.07%) UNIX
5 1 (0.53%) Android
5 1 (0.53%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.53%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (28.88%) MVC
3 38 (20.32%) Content Management
4 34 (18.18%) E-Commerce
4 34 (18.18%) SDLC
5 31 (16.58%) Web Development
6 26 (13.90%) Scrum
7 22 (11.76%) Web Design
7 22 (11.76%) OO
8 19 (10.16%) CRM
9 15 (8.02%) SOA
9 15 (8.02%) TDD
10 14 (7.49%) SEO
10 14 (7.49%) Web Marketing
10 14 (7.49%) Performance Tuning
11 13 (6.95%) Responsive Web Design
11 13 (6.95%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (6.42%) OOP
13 11 (5.88%) Analytics
14 9 (4.81%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 104 (55.61%) JavaScript
2 58 (31.02%) PHP
3 51 (27.27%) SQL
4 50 (26.74%) C#
5 15 (8.02%) PL/SQL
6 10 (5.35%) Java
7 8 (4.28%) VBScript
8 4 (2.14%) PHP5
9 3 (1.60%) VB.NET
9 3 (1.60%) XPath
9 3 (1.60%) C
9 3 (1.60%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.53%) C++
10 1 (0.53%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (10.70%) Degree
2 3 (1.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (1.60%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (1.60%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.07%) Chartered Engineer
4 1 (0.53%) MCSA
4 1 (0.53%) ISEB
4 1 (0.53%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.53%) MCTS
4 1 (0.53%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.14%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.53%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.53%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 1 (0.53%) SCCM
Vendors
1 38 (20.32%) Sitecore
2 27 (14.44%) Microsoft
3 22 (11.76%) Salesforce.com
4 19 (10.16%) Oracle
4 19 (10.16%) Adobe
5 16 (8.56%) Zend
6 15 (8.02%) Stellent
7 10 (5.35%) EPiServer
8 8 (4.28%) Google
9 6 (3.21%) Twitter
9 6 (3.21%) Apigee
10 5 (2.67%) Facebook
10 5 (2.67%) hybris
11 3 (1.60%) Retek
11 3 (1.60%) Alterian
12 2 (1.07%) Endeca
12 2 (1.07%) VMware
12 2 (1.07%) PeopleSoft
12 2 (1.07%) IBM
12 2 (1.07%) TIBCO
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