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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 55 46 58
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +12
Permanent jobs citing CMS 7 21 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.49% 3.32% 0.63%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.11% 16.41% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 5 21 1
Average salary £25,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% -6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
137 128 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 29.15% 20.25% 17.09%
Number of salaries quoted 71 118 65
Average salary £35,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 29 May 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
Liverpool +5 7 £25,000 -31.03% 3
CMS
North West

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 8 (80.00%) HTML
1 8 (80.00%) CSS
2 6 (60.00%) HTML5
3 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (40.00%) PHP
4 4 (40.00%) SQL
4 4 (40.00%) MySQL
4 4 (40.00%) C#
4 4 (40.00%) MVC
5 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (30.00%) Linux
5 3 (30.00%) .NET
5 3 (30.00%) CSS3
5 3 (30.00%) WordPress
5 3 (30.00%) AngularJS
5 3 (30.00%) Google
5 3 (30.00%) jQuery
6 2 (20.00%) Umbraco
6 2 (20.00%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
6 2 (20.00%) Visualfiles
6 2 (20.00%) LexisNexis
6 2 (20.00%) Node.js
6 2 (20.00%) PHP5
6 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (20.00%) Laravel
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 2 (20.00%) Photoshop
6 2 (20.00%) Crystal Reports

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 3 (30.00%) WordPress
2 2 (20.00%) Umbraco
2 2 (20.00%) Node.js
2 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (10.00%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (20.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) MySQL
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (10.00%) Grunt
1 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (20.00%) Law
2 1 (10.00%) Advertising
2 1 (10.00%) Publishing
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) PHP Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Case Management Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (10.00%) PHP Web Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) HTML
1 8 (80.00%) CSS
2 6 (60.00%) HTML5
3 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (30.00%) .NET
3 3 (30.00%) CSS3
3 3 (30.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (30.00%) jQuery
4 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (20.00%) Laravel
5 1 (10.00%) Sass
5 1 (10.00%) Entity Framework
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) MVC
2 2 (20.00%) SEO
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Content Management
3 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (10.00%) CRM
3 1 (10.00%) Web Development
3 1 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (10.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (40.00%) PHP
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (20.00%) PHP5
4 1 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (30.00%) Google
2 2 (20.00%) LexisNexis
2 2 (20.00%) Adobe
3 1 (10.00%) RedDot
3 1 (10.00%) Sitecore
3 1 (10.00%) PayPal
3 1 (10.00%) EPiServer
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