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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 56 41 57
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +16
Permanent jobs citing CMS 5 33 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.01% 5.19% 3.07%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.03% 23.74% 13.64%
Number of salaries quoted 5 33 17
Average salary £47,500 £32,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.15% +16.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,500 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,000 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
124 139 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 25.10% 21.86% 22.53%
Number of salaries quoted 113 121 114
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £52,500
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
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CMS across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

CMS Salary Histogram 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 19 December 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 -6 3 £50,000 +42.85%
CMS
North West

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 6 (100.00%) CSS
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
3 4 (66.67%) Umbraco
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (66.67%) MVC
3 4 (66.67%) Content Management
4 3 (50.00%) Linux
4 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (50.00%) Zend
4 3 (50.00%) MySQL
4 3 (50.00%) Laravel
4 3 (50.00%) Open Source
4 3 (50.00%) Internet
4 3 (50.00%) PHP
4 3 (50.00%) Yii
5 2 (33.33%) SQL
6 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
6 1 (16.67%) IIS
6 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
6 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
6 1 (16.67%) SEO

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 4 (66.67%) Umbraco
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (16.67%) IIS
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) MySQL
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Technical Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
2 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
2 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
3 3 (50.00%) Yii
3 3 (50.00%) Laravel
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) MVC
1 4 (66.67%) Content Management
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) SEO
3 1 (16.67%) Workflow
3 1 (16.67%) Document Management
3 1 (16.67%) Pay per click
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) PHP
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) C#
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Zend