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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 14 - 33
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing CMS 6 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 5.08% - 0.50%
As % of the Application Platforms category 28.57% - 3.03%
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
21 25 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 17.80% 9.88% 16.58%
Number of salaries quoted 8 18 27
Average salary £39,996 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.65% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%

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 23 September 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 14 (100.00%) CSS
2 13 (92.86%) WordPress
3 10 (71.43%) Degree
4 9 (64.29%) PHP
4 9 (64.29%) Git (software)
5 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 6 (42.86%) OO
6 6 (42.86%) ExpressionEngine
6 6 (42.86%) Computer Science
6 6 (42.86%) Responsive Web Design
7 5 (35.71%) HTML
8 4 (28.57%) Photoshop
8 4 (28.57%) E-Commerce
8 4 (28.57%) SEO
8 4 (28.57%) Adobe Illustrator
8 4 (28.57%) Web Design
8 4 (28.57%) Email Marketing
8 4 (28.57%) Digital Marketing
8 4 (28.57%) jQuery
8 4 (28.57%) Open Source
8 4 (28.57%) Marketing
8 4 (28.57%) User Experience
9 3 (21.43%) Sass
9 3 (21.43%) Graceful Degradation
9 3 (21.43%) OOCSS
9 3 (21.43%) OO PHP
9 3 (21.43%) Progressive Enhancement
9 3 (21.43%) Magento
10 1 (7.14%) JSTL
10 1 (7.14%) REST

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 (92.86%) WordPress
2 6 (42.86%) ExpressionEngine
3 1 (7.14%) Apache
3 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Photoshop
1 4 (28.57%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Magento
Development Applications
1 9 (64.29%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.14%) Ant
2 1 (7.14%) Eclipse
2 1 (7.14%) Subversion
2 1 (7.14%) Maven
General
1 4 (28.57%) Marketing
2 1 (7.14%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Graphic Designer
2 4 (28.57%) Designer
3 3 (21.43%) WordPress Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Magento Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) CSS
2 5 (35.71%) HTML
3 4 (28.57%) jQuery
4 3 (21.43%) Sass
4 3 (21.43%) OOCSS
5 1 (7.14%) REST
5 1 (7.14%) J2EE
5 1 (7.14%) JSP
5 1 (7.14%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Computer Science
2 4 (28.57%) Open Source
2 4 (28.57%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) OO
1 6 (42.86%) Responsive Web Design
2 4 (28.57%) E-Commerce
2 4 (28.57%) SEO
2 4 (28.57%) Web Design
2 4 (28.57%) Email Marketing
2 4 (28.57%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (21.43%) Progressive Enhancement
3 3 (21.43%) Graceful Degradation
3 3 (21.43%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) PHP
2 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (71.43%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Alterian