The table below looks at the statistics for CMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 122 87 96
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +9
Permanent jobs citing CMS 114 205 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.04% 3.19% 2.72%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.19% 16.72% 13.45%
Number of salaries quoted 105 183 163
Median salary £40,000 £37,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.38% +6.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £20,450
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £63,500 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
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 North West region.

Application Platforms Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
935 1226 1428
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 16.73% 19.08% 20.23%
Number of salaries quoted 781 954 1197
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,700 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing CMS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

CMS Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

CMS
Salary Trend in the North West

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

CMS Salary Trend in the North West

CMS
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CMS across the North West region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

CMS Salary Histogram in the North West

CMS
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CMS within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -32 62 £42,500 +6.25% 13
Cheshire +36 30 £37,500 -11.76% 4
Merseyside +2 12 £32,500 -1.51% 2
Lancashire -16 9 £40,000 +33.33% 1
CMS
England

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, IT jobs citing CMS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for CMS.

1 130 (53.50%) HTML
2 127 (52.26%) JavaScript
3 124 (51.03%) CSS
4 100 (41.15%) C#
5 99 (40.74%) .NET
6 87 (35.80%) Agile Software Development
7 78 (32.10%) SQL Server
8 76 (31.28%) MVC
9 72 (29.63%) E-Commerce
10 68 (27.98%) jQuery
11 66 (27.16%) ASP.NET
12 61 (25.10%) Git (software)
13 57 (23.46%) HTML5
14 56 (23.05%) Microsoft
15 53 (21.81%) Continuous Integration
16 51 (20.99%) SQL
16 51 (20.99%) Front End Development
17 50 (20.58%) Web Development
18 48 (19.75%) PHP
19 46 (18.93%) Java
20 45 (18.52%) Umbraco
20 45 (18.52%) EPiServer
21 43 (17.70%) Subversion
22 42 (17.28%) TDD
23 41 (16.87%) JSON
23 41 (16.87%) Magento
24 40 (16.46%) Scrum
25 38 (15.64%) XML
26 34 (13.99%) Windows
26 34 (13.99%) Team Foundation Server

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 45 (18.52%) Umbraco
2 33 (13.58%) WordPress
3 32 (13.17%) Sitecore CMS
4 19 (7.82%) WebSphere
5 18 (7.41%) Drupal
6 17 (7.00%) IIS
7 13 (5.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 10 (4.12%) Kentico
9 9 (3.70%) EPiServer CMS
10 8 (3.29%) Alfresco
10 8 (3.29%) Liferay
11 6 (2.47%) Tomcat
12 5 (2.06%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 5 (2.06%) SharePoint
12 5 (2.06%) Sitefinity
13 3 (1.23%) ColdFusion
13 3 (1.23%) Joomla!
14 2 (0.82%) Apache
15 1 (0.41%) DNN
15 1 (0.41%) Immediacy CMS
Applications
1 17 (7.00%) MS Excel
2 16 (6.58%) MS Office
3 14 (5.76%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (2.88%) Photoshop
5 4 (1.65%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (1.23%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.41%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 41 (16.87%) Magento
2 17 (7.00%) SDL Web 8
3 2 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.82%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.41%) assyst
4 1 (0.41%) OpenCart
4 1 (0.41%) osCommerce
4 1 (0.41%) Visualfiles
4 1 (0.41%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 20 (8.23%) Adobe Analytics
2 13 (5.35%) SaaS
3 12 (4.94%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (3.70%) GitHub
5 7 (2.88%) Google Analytics
6 5 (2.06%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.41%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 1 (0.41%) AdWords
Communications & Networking
1 19 (7.82%) FTP
2 14 (5.76%) VPN
3 5 (2.06%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.65%) DNS
4 4 (1.65%) Internet
4 4 (1.65%) Intranet
4 4 (1.65%) MPLS
5 2 (0.82%) Skype
6 1 (0.41%) CTI
6 1 (0.41%) Extranet
6 1 (0.41%) LAN
6 1 (0.41%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.41%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (32.10%) SQL Server
2 25 (10.29%) MySQL
3 12 (4.94%) NoSQL
4 10 (4.12%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (3.29%) Relational Database
6 6 (2.47%) MongoDB
6 6 (2.47%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (1.65%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (1.65%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.82%) Big Data
9 2 (0.82%) Data Mining
9 2 (0.82%) InterSystems Cache
9 2 (0.82%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (0.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 61 (25.10%) Git (software)
2 43 (17.70%) Subversion
3 34 (13.99%) Team Foundation Server
4 26 (10.70%) JIRA
5 14 (5.76%) Grunt
6 11 (4.53%) Ant
6 11 (4.53%) Jenkins
6 11 (4.53%) Maven
7 8 (3.29%) MSTest
7 8 (3.29%) TeamCity
7 8 (3.29%) Visual Studio
8 7 (2.88%) Selenium
9 5 (2.06%) Karma Test Runner
9 5 (2.06%) ReSharper
9 5 (2.06%) SonarQube
10 4 (1.65%) NUnit
11 3 (1.23%) CruiseControl
11 3 (1.23%) Cucumber
11 3 (1.23%) gulp
11 3 (1.23%) PHPUnit
General
1 33 (13.58%) Marketing
2 29 (11.93%) Finance
3 23 (9.47%) Legal
4 17 (7.00%) Retail
5 8 (3.29%) Banking
6 7 (2.88%) Advertising
7 5 (2.06%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.65%) Law
8 4 (1.65%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.82%) Publishing
10 1 (0.41%) Military
10 1 (0.41%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 138 (56.79%) Developer
2 56 (23.05%) .NET Developer
3 29 (11.93%) Analyst
3 29 (11.93%) PHP Developer
4 26 (10.70%) C# Developer
5 23 (9.47%) Web Developer
6 22 (9.05%) C# .NET Developer
7 20 (8.23%) ASP.NET Developer
7 20 (8.23%) Senior Developer
8 17 (7.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 15 (6.17%) Architect
10 14 (5.76%) Systems Analyst
11 13 (5.35%) 3rd Line Support
11 13 (5.35%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 13 (5.35%) Applications Support
11 13 (5.35%) Applications Support Engineer
11 13 (5.35%) JavaScript Developer
11 13 (5.35%) Lead Developer
11 13 (5.35%) Senior Analyst
11 13 (5.35%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 130 (53.50%) HTML
2 124 (51.03%) CSS
3 99 (40.74%) .NET
4 68 (27.98%) jQuery
5 66 (27.16%) ASP.NET
6 57 (23.46%) HTML5
7 41 (16.87%) JSON
8 38 (15.64%) XML
9 31 (12.76%) .NET Framework
9 31 (12.76%) Web Services
10 28 (11.52%) WCF
11 24 (9.88%) ASP.NET MVC
12 22 (9.05%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 21 (8.64%) CSS3
14 17 (7.00%) AngularJS
14 17 (7.00%) RESTful
15 16 (6.58%) Node.js
16 15 (6.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 15 (6.17%) XSLT
17 14 (5.76%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 26 (10.70%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (5.76%) Blackberry
3 13 (5.35%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (4.53%) Mobile App
4 11 (4.53%) User Experience
5 10 (4.12%) Computer Science
6 9 (3.70%) Social Media
7 6 (2.47%) Data Integration
7 6 (2.47%) Fintech
8 4 (1.65%) Blog
8 4 (1.65%) iPhone
8 4 (1.65%) Social Network
9 3 (1.23%) Hybrid Cloud
9 3 (1.23%) IVR
9 3 (1.23%) W3C
10 2 (0.82%) e-Learning
10 2 (0.82%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.82%) NHS
10 2 (0.82%) Statistics
10 2 (0.82%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 34 (13.99%) Windows
2 15 (6.17%) Windows Server
3 13 (5.35%) Windows 7
4 8 (3.29%) Linux
5 6 (2.47%) Android
5 6 (2.47%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.82%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.82%) Unix
8 1 (0.41%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (35.80%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (31.28%) MVC
3 72 (29.63%) E-Commerce
4 53 (21.81%) Continuous Integration
5 51 (20.99%) Front End Development
6 50 (20.58%) Web Development
7 42 (17.28%) TDD
8 40 (16.46%) Scrum
9 34 (13.99%) Analytics
10 27 (11.11%) ITIL
11 26 (10.70%) Workflow
12 24 (9.88%) Content Management
13 22 (9.05%) OOP
13 22 (9.05%) PRINCE2
14 21 (8.64%) OO
14 21 (8.64%) Responsive Web Design
15 20 (8.23%) Digital Marketing
16 19 (7.82%) Data Management
17 18 (7.41%) Error Analysis
18 16 (6.58%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 127 (52.26%) JavaScript
2 100 (41.15%) C#
3 51 (20.99%) SQL
4 48 (19.75%) PHP
5 46 (18.93%) Java
6 32 (13.17%) T-SQL
7 19 (7.82%) PL/SQL
8 14 (5.76%) VBScript
9 13 (5.35%) PowerShell
10 12 (4.94%) XPath
11 3 (1.23%) PHP 5
11 3 (1.23%) Ruby
11 3 (1.23%) Scala
11 3 (1.23%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.82%) C
12 2 (0.82%) C++
12 2 (0.82%) ES6
12 2 (0.82%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.41%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.41%) Perl
Qualifications
1 31 (12.76%) Degree
2 17 (7.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (5.35%) MCSA
3 13 (5.35%) MCT
4 5 (2.06%) ISEB
4 5 (2.06%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.82%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.41%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.41%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.88%) QA
2 2 (0.82%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (5.35%) Active Directory
1 13 (5.35%) Terminal Server
2 4 (1.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.82%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.41%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 19 (7.82%) ServiceCenter
2 13 (5.35%) SCCM
3 1 (0.41%) DameWare
Vendors
1 56 (23.05%) Microsoft
2 45 (18.52%) EPiServer
3 32 (13.17%) Sitecore
4 30 (12.35%) Adobe
4 30 (12.35%) Google
5 24 (9.88%) hybris
6 20 (8.23%) HP
7 19 (7.82%) ATG
7 19 (7.82%) IBM
8 13 (5.35%) Citrix
8 13 (5.35%) iManage
8 13 (5.35%) Interwoven
9 7 (2.88%) Xamarin
10 6 (2.47%) Ektron
10 6 (2.47%) OpenText
11 5 (2.06%) Facebook
11 5 (2.06%) Twitter
11 5 (2.06%) Zend
12 4 (1.65%) Dell
12 4 (1.65%) VMware
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