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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 33 12 -
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -
Permanent jobs citing CMS 1 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 0.53% 7.26% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.45% 37.50% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £25,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +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
29 24 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 15.34% 19.35% 11.15%
Number of salaries quoted 23 5 23
Average salary £52,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £37,500 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,246
% change year-on-year
- +1.92%

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 10 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) SEO
1 1 (100.00%) Pay per click
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) WordPress

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 1 (100.00%) WordPress
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Web Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Web Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PHP Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PHP Web Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior PHP Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) SEO
1 1 (100.00%) Pay per click
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP