The table below looks at the statistics for CMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 66 63 69
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +6
Permanent jobs citing CMS 1 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.16% 0.65% 0.93%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.89% 4.00% 3.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 6
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% +1.44%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -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 Merseyside region.

Application Platforms Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
112 100 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 18.04% 16.18% 24.92%
Number of salaries quoted 91 86 151
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CMS across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

CMS Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

CMS
Salary Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CMS across the Merseyside region.

CMS Salary Trend in Merseyside

CMS
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CMS within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 20 August 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
Liverpool -2 1 £45,000 +28.57% 4
CMS
North West

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 21 (95.45%) HTML
1 21 (95.45%) CSS
2 20 (90.91%) JavaScript
3 18 (81.82%) jQuery
4 16 (72.73%) HTML5
4 16 (72.73%) CSS3
5 14 (63.64%) Photoshop
5 14 (63.64%) C#
5 14 (63.64%) Sitecore CMS
5 14 (63.64%) Sitecore
6 13 (59.09%) SQL
7 12 (54.55%) Web Services
8 9 (40.91%) Flash
8 9 (40.91%) SharePoint
8 9 (40.91%) Mobile App
8 9 (40.91%) Mobile Application Development
9 8 (36.36%) .NET
9 8 (36.36%) ASP.NET
9 8 (36.36%) Web Development
10 7 (31.82%) JSON
10 7 (31.82%) Umbraco
11 5 (22.73%) Responsive Web Design
12 4 (18.18%) Degree
12 4 (18.18%) Web Design
12 4 (18.18%) OO
12 4 (18.18%) MVC
13 3 (13.64%) Adobe Illustrator
13 3 (13.64%) Adobe
13 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
13 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 14 (63.64%) Sitecore CMS
2 9 (40.91%) SharePoint
3 7 (31.82%) Umbraco
Applications
1 14 (63.64%) Photoshop
2 3 (13.64%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (4.55%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 2 (9.09%) Jasmine
2 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.55%) Dreamweaver
General
1 1 (4.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 22 (100.00%) Developer
2 15 (68.18%) Senior Developer
3 14 (63.64%) Web Developer
4 12 (54.55%) Senior Web Developer
5 6 (27.27%) .NET Developer
6 5 (22.73%) Front-End Developer
7 4 (18.18%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (18.18%) C# Developer
7 4 (18.18%) Senior .NET Developer
8 3 (13.64%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (13.64%) Junior
8 3 (13.64%) Senior C# Developer
8 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (13.64%) Junior Developer
8 3 (13.64%) Junior Front-End Developer
8 3 (13.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (9.09%) Senior Front-End Developer
9 2 (9.09%) Front-End Web Developer
10 1 (4.55%) Designer
10 1 (4.55%) CMS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (95.45%) CSS
1 21 (95.45%) HTML
2 18 (81.82%) jQuery
3 16 (72.73%) HTML5
3 16 (72.73%) CSS3
4 12 (54.55%) Web Services
5 9 (40.91%) Flash
6 8 (36.36%) .NET
6 8 (36.36%) ASP.NET
7 7 (31.82%) JSON
8 3 (13.64%) XML
9 2 (9.09%) Ajax
9 2 (9.09%) WCF
9 2 (9.09%) Backbone.js
9 2 (9.09%) KnockoutJS
10 1 (4.55%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 1 (4.55%) WPF
10 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
10 1 (4.55%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) Mobile App
2 3 (13.64%) Blog
3 2 (9.09%) NHS
4 1 (4.55%) W3C
4 1 (4.55%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Mobile Application Development
2 8 (36.36%) Web Development
3 5 (22.73%) Responsive Web Design
4 4 (18.18%) OO
4 4 (18.18%) MVC
4 4 (18.18%) Web Design
5 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (13.64%) TDD
5 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce
6 2 (9.09%) SOA
6 2 (9.09%) Scrum
6 2 (9.09%) Unit Testing
7 1 (4.55%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (90.91%) JavaScript
2 14 (63.64%) C#
3 13 (59.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Degree
Vendors
1 14 (63.64%) Sitecore
2 3 (13.64%) Adobe
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
Wirral, Merseyside
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + + Bens / Flexi Time
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + career progression opportunities
Posted: 14 days ago