The table below looks at the statistics for CMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank - - 37
Permanent jobs citing CMS 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands - - 0.41%
As % of the Application Platforms category - - 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
CMS
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands region.

Application Platforms Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
12 25 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 10.81% 11.52% 11.38%
Number of salaries quoted 7 17 22
Average salary £39,992 £51,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.96% +13.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £36,750 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £60,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +2.59%

CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

CMS Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

CMS
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

CMS Salary Trend in the Midlands

CMS
Top 29 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 13 (100.00%) CSS
1 13 (100.00%) WordPress
2 10 (76.92%) Degree
3 9 (69.23%) PHP
3 9 (69.23%) Git (software)
4 6 (46.15%) ExpressionEngine
4 6 (46.15%) Responsive Web Design
4 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
4 6 (46.15%) Computer Science
4 6 (46.15%) OO
5 4 (30.77%) E-Commerce
5 4 (30.77%) Email Marketing
5 4 (30.77%) Digital Marketing
5 4 (30.77%) HTML
5 4 (30.77%) Photoshop
5 4 (30.77%) SEO
5 4 (30.77%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (30.77%) Web Design
5 4 (30.77%) Marketing
5 4 (30.77%) Open Source
5 4 (30.77%) User Experience
5 4 (30.77%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (23.08%) Progressive Enhancement
6 3 (23.08%) Sass
6 3 (23.08%) Graceful Degradation
6 3 (23.08%) OOCSS
6 3 (23.08%) OO PHP
6 3 (23.08%) jQuery
6 3 (23.08%) Magento

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 13 (100.00%) WordPress
2 6 (46.15%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Photoshop
1 4 (30.77%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (30.77%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Magento
Development Applications
1 9 (69.23%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (30.77%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Graphic Designer
2 4 (30.77%) Designer
3 3 (23.08%) WordPress Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Magento Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) CSS
2 4 (30.77%) HTML
3 3 (23.08%) Sass
3 3 (23.08%) OOCSS
3 3 (23.08%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Computer Science
2 4 (30.77%) Open Source
2 4 (30.77%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Responsive Web Design
1 6 (46.15%) OO
2 4 (30.77%) E-Commerce
2 4 (30.77%) Email Marketing
2 4 (30.77%) Digital Marketing
2 4 (30.77%) SEO
2 4 (30.77%) Web Design
3 3 (23.08%) Progressive Enhancement
3 3 (23.08%) Graceful Degradation
3 3 (23.08%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) PHP
2 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (76.92%) Degree