The first table below looks at the demand for CMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 108 82 119
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +37
Permanent jobs citing CMS 163 211 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.27% 2.94% 2.04%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.91% 15.36% 10.05%
Number of salaries quoted 128 195 137
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +1.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,600 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £44,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Application Platforms Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1494 1374 1522
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 20.84% 19.14% 20.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1223 1194 1362
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
CMS
England

CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CMS across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 1 August 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CMS within the North West region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -31 109 £35,000 - 14
Cheshire +10 28 £35,000 - 10
Lancashire -6 19 £35,000 +27.27% 1
Merseyside 0 6 £40,000 +14.28% 2
CMS
England

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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.

1 262 (73.60%) HTML
2 254 (71.35%) CSS
3 214 (60.11%) JavaScript
4 144 (40.45%) jQuery
5 139 (39.04%) PHP
6 124 (34.83%) .NET
7 121 (33.99%) C#
8 110 (30.90%) MVC
9 106 (29.78%) Marketing
10 105 (29.49%) SQL
11 104 (29.21%) E-Commerce
12 103 (28.93%) SQL Server
13 101 (28.37%) MySQL
13 101 (28.37%) WordPress
14 90 (25.28%) ASP.NET
15 89 (25.00%) HTML5
16 87 (24.44%) SEO
17 81 (22.75%) CSS3
18 70 (19.66%) Umbraco
19 69 (19.38%) Sitecore CMS
19 69 (19.38%) Sitecore
20 64 (17.98%) Magento
20 64 (17.98%) Web Development
20 64 (17.98%) XML
21 59 (16.57%) OO
22 57 (16.01%) Web Design
22 57 (16.01%) XHTML
23 49 (13.76%) Photoshop
24 48 (13.48%) Content Management
24 48 (13.48%) Git (software)

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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
1 101 (28.37%) WordPress
2 70 (19.66%) Umbraco
3 69 (19.38%) Sitecore CMS
4 30 (8.43%) SharePoint
5 23 (6.46%) Drupal
6 20 (5.62%) IIS
7 11 (3.09%) Apache
8 8 (2.25%) Sitefinity
9 6 (1.69%) Confluence
9 6 (1.69%) concrete5
9 6 (1.69%) Commerce Server
9 6 (1.69%) WebSphere
10 5 (1.40%) Facebook Platform
11 3 (0.84%) Joomla!
11 3 (0.84%) Node.js
12 2 (0.56%) OpenStack
12 2 (0.56%) Kentico
13 1 (0.28%) DNN
13 1 (0.28%) ColdFusion
13 1 (0.28%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 49 (13.76%) Photoshop
2 29 (8.15%) Adobe Illustrator
3 17 (4.78%) MS Excel
4 7 (1.97%) MS Office
5 4 (1.12%) Fireworks
6 3 (0.84%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.56%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.28%) InDesign
8 1 (0.28%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.28%) QuarkXPress
8 1 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 64 (17.98%) Magento
2 21 (5.90%) Google Analytics
3 5 (1.40%) Visualfiles
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.28%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (0.56%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.81%) Intranet
2 5 (1.40%) HTTP
3 4 (1.12%) Internet
3 4 (1.12%) Extranet
4 2 (0.56%) SSH
5 1 (0.28%) SMS
5 1 (0.28%) FTP
5 1 (0.28%) Wireless
5 1 (0.28%) 802.11
5 1 (0.28%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (28.93%) SQL Server
2 101 (28.37%) MySQL
3 16 (4.49%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (3.65%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (1.97%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (0.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (0.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (0.84%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.28%) EDRMS
7 1 (0.28%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.28%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.28%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.28%) Couchbase
7 1 (0.28%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 48 (13.48%) Git (software)
2 43 (12.08%) Subversion
3 27 (7.58%) Visual Studio
4 22 (6.18%) Team Foundation Server
5 17 (4.78%) PhoneGap
6 7 (1.97%) JIRA
6 7 (1.97%) Selenium
6 7 (1.97%) Grunt
7 6 (1.69%) Dreamweaver
8 2 (0.56%) WatiN
8 2 (0.56%) MSBuild
8 2 (0.56%) Jasmine
8 2 (0.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (0.56%) FrontPage
8 2 (0.56%) WATIR
8 2 (0.56%) Bugzilla
9 1 (0.28%) NUnit
9 1 (0.28%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.28%) Trac
9 1 (0.28%) Mercurial
General
1 106 (29.78%) Marketing
2 42 (11.80%) Retail
3 32 (8.99%) Finance
4 13 (3.65%) Advertising
5 12 (3.37%) Legal
6 6 (1.69%) Back Office
7 3 (0.84%) Games
8 2 (0.56%) Law
9 1 (0.28%) Banking
Job Titles
1 275 (77.25%) Developer
2 99 (27.81%) Web Developer
3 92 (25.84%) PHP Developer
4 58 (16.29%) .NET Developer
5 40 (11.24%) Senior Developer
6 38 (10.67%) C# Developer
7 33 (9.27%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 23 (6.46%) Junior
8 23 (6.46%) C# .NET Developer
8 23 (6.46%) Front-End Developer
9 21 (5.90%) .NET Web Developer
10 20 (5.62%) Junior Developer
11 19 (5.34%) Senior Web Developer
11 19 (5.34%) ASP.NET Developer
12 18 (5.06%) E-Commerce Manager
13 14 (3.93%) Designer
13 14 (3.93%) PHP Web Developer
14 12 (3.37%) MySQL Developer
14 12 (3.37%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 11 (3.09%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 262 (73.60%) HTML
2 254 (71.35%) CSS
3 144 (40.45%) jQuery
4 124 (34.83%) .NET
5 90 (25.28%) ASP.NET
6 89 (25.00%) HTML5
7 81 (22.75%) CSS3
8 64 (17.98%) XML
9 57 (16.01%) XHTML
10 42 (11.80%) Web Services
11 41 (11.52%) LAMP
11 41 (11.52%) JSON
12 31 (8.71%) REST
13 27 (7.58%) .NET Framework
14 26 (7.30%) ASP.NET MVC
15 25 (7.02%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 21 (5.90%) LINQ
17 19 (5.34%) CodeIgniter
17 19 (5.34%) Flash
18 16 (4.49%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 38 (10.67%) Social Media
2 33 (9.27%) Mobile App
3 24 (6.74%) W3C
4 14 (3.93%) FMCG
5 11 (3.09%) Open Source
6 10 (2.81%) Copywriting
7 6 (1.69%) iPhone
7 6 (1.69%) Digital Media
7 6 (1.69%) NHS
7 6 (1.69%) Web 2.0
8 5 (1.40%) Blog
9 4 (1.12%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.12%) Computer Science
9 4 (1.12%) E-Learning
10 3 (0.84%) Statistics
10 3 (0.84%) N-Tier
10 3 (0.84%) Blackberry
10 3 (0.84%) iPad
10 3 (0.84%) Xbox
11 2 (0.56%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 42 (11.80%) Linux
2 23 (6.46%) Apple iOS
3 21 (5.90%) Android
4 14 (3.93%) Windows
5 3 (0.84%) Windows Mobile
5 3 (0.84%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.28%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.28%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.28%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (30.90%) MVC
2 104 (29.21%) E-Commerce
3 87 (24.44%) SEO
4 64 (17.98%) Web Development
5 59 (16.57%) OO
6 57 (16.01%) Web Design
7 48 (13.48%) Content Management
8 47 (13.20%) Analytics
9 44 (12.36%) OO PHP
10 41 (11.52%) Online Marketing
11 32 (8.99%) Agile Software Development
12 28 (7.87%) Pay per click
13 23 (6.46%) Responsive Web Design
14 22 (6.18%) Web Analytics
15 20 (5.62%) Mobile Application Development
16 18 (5.06%) TDD
17 16 (4.49%) Enterprise Content Management
17 16 (4.49%) Customer Engagement
17 16 (4.49%) Strategic Planning
18 14 (3.93%) Email Marketing
Programming Languages
1 214 (60.11%) JavaScript
2 139 (39.04%) PHP
3 121 (33.99%) C#
4 105 (29.49%) SQL
5 42 (11.80%) PHP5
6 21 (5.90%) T-SQL
7 17 (4.78%) Java
8 9 (2.53%) VB.NET
9 6 (1.69%) Scala
10 4 (1.12%) VB
10 4 (1.12%) Ruby
11 3 (0.84%) VBScript
12 2 (0.56%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.56%) Python
12 2 (0.56%) VBA
13 1 (0.28%) C
13 1 (0.28%) Perl
13 1 (0.28%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 31 (8.71%) Degree
2 6 (1.69%) ISEB
3 3 (0.84%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.56%) HND
5 1 (0.28%) CCNA
5 1 (0.28%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.09%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.56%) QA
3 1 (0.28%) WAI
3 1 (0.28%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.28%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.28%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 69 (19.38%) Sitecore
2 28 (7.87%) Google
3 26 (7.30%) Microsoft
3 26 (7.30%) Adobe
4 24 (6.74%) Zend
5 16 (4.49%) Twitter
6 13 (3.65%) Oracle
7 11 (3.09%) Facebook
7 11 (3.09%) EPiServer
8 9 (2.53%) Ektron
9 6 (1.69%) IBM
9 6 (1.69%) Atlassian
9 6 (1.69%) ATG
10 5 (1.40%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (1.12%) Eloqua
11 4 (1.12%) Sun
12 3 (0.84%) Omniture
12 3 (0.84%) Sony
12 3 (0.84%) Intel
13 1 (0.28%) VMware
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