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 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 23 25 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing CMS 4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 2.92% 0.49% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 25.00% 5.88% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
16 17 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 11.68% 8.33% 9.31%
Number of salaries quoted 15 11 16
Average salary £37,500 £57,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.78% +27.77%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 December 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%) PHP
1 13 (100.00%) CSS
1 13 (100.00%) WordPress
2 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
2 10 (76.92%) Degree
3 9 (69.23%) Git (software)
4 7 (53.85%) Magento
4 7 (53.85%) jQuery
5 6 (46.15%) ExpressionEngine
5 6 (46.15%) Computer Science
5 6 (46.15%) Responsive Web Design
5 6 (46.15%) OO
6 4 (30.77%) E-Commerce
6 4 (30.77%) SEO
6 4 (30.77%) Workflow
6 4 (30.77%) Web Design
6 4 (30.77%) Content Management
6 4 (30.77%) Web Development
6 4 (30.77%) Photoshop
6 4 (30.77%) InDesign
6 4 (30.77%) Adobe
6 4 (30.77%) HTML
6 4 (30.77%) Analytics
6 4 (30.77%) Social Media
6 4 (30.77%) User Experience
6 4 (30.77%) Statistics
6 4 (30.77%) Photography
6 4 (30.77%) Advertising
6 4 (30.77%) Marketing
6 4 (30.77%) Dreamweaver

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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
3 4 (30.77%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Photoshop
1 4 (30.77%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 7 (53.85%) Magento
Development Applications
1 9 (69.23%) Git (software)
2 4 (30.77%) Dreamweaver
General
1 4 (30.77%) Advertising
1 4 (30.77%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Front-End Developer
2 3 (23.08%) WordPress Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) CSS
2 7 (53.85%) jQuery
3 4 (30.77%) Flash
3 4 (30.77%) HTML
4 3 (23.08%) Sass
4 3 (23.08%) OOCSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Computer Science
2 4 (30.77%) Social Media
2 4 (30.77%) User Experience
2 4 (30.77%) Statistics
2 4 (30.77%) Photography
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) OO
1 6 (46.15%) Responsive Web Design
2 4 (30.77%) Analytics
2 4 (30.77%) E-Commerce
2 4 (30.77%) SEO
2 4 (30.77%) Workflow
2 4 (30.77%) Web Design
2 4 (30.77%) Content Management
2 4 (30.77%) Web Development
3 3 (23.08%) Progressive Enhancement
3 3 (23.08%) OO PHP
3 3 (23.08%) Graceful Degradation
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) PHP
2 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (76.92%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Adobe