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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 116 111 84
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -27
Permanent jobs citing CMS 146 163 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.24% 2.27% 2.94%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.09% 10.90% 15.16%
Number of salaries quoted 133 128 195
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
1317 1496 1392
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 20.23% 20.86% 19.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1024 1224 1208
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 4 August 2015.

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 4 August 2015. 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 -10 83 £39,000 +11.42% 13
Cheshire +5 36 £52,500 +50.00% 11
Lancashire -7 15 £30,000 -14.28% 4
Merseyside +13 8 £25,000 -37.50% 7
Cumbria - 4 £42,500 - 1
CMS
England

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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.

1 209 (68.75%) HTML
2 199 (65.46%) CSS
3 171 (56.25%) JavaScript
4 148 (48.68%) jQuery
5 114 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
6 103 (33.88%) HTML5
7 101 (33.22%) MVC
8 94 (30.92%) PHP
9 86 (28.29%) .NET
10 80 (26.32%) C#
10 80 (26.32%) User Experience
11 71 (23.36%) ASP.NET
12 70 (23.03%) SQL
13 64 (21.05%) Web Services
13 64 (21.05%) Web Development
14 62 (20.39%) AngularJS
15 60 (19.74%) Content Management
16 59 (19.41%) Marketing
16 59 (19.41%) WordPress
16 59 (19.41%) E-Commerce
17 54 (17.76%) Sass
18 53 (17.43%) OO
18 53 (17.43%) Scrum
19 52 (17.11%) MySQL
19 52 (17.11%) CSS3
20 49 (16.12%) Umbraco
21 47 (15.46%) Web Design
22 44 (14.47%) SQL Server
22 44 (14.47%) Ajax
23 42 (13.82%) Internet

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 59 (19.41%) WordPress
2 49 (16.12%) Umbraco
3 41 (13.49%) Sitecore CMS
4 26 (8.55%) SharePoint
5 23 (7.57%) Drupal
6 17 (5.59%) IIS
7 15 (4.93%) WebLogic
7 15 (4.93%) Oracle Service Bus
7 15 (4.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 14 (4.61%) Kentico
9 12 (3.95%) Joomla!
10 9 (2.96%) Sitefinity
11 8 (2.63%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 7 (2.30%) Node.js
13 5 (1.64%) concrete5
14 3 (0.99%) WebSphere
14 3 (0.99%) WebLogic Portal
14 3 (0.99%) Alfresco
14 3 (0.99%) Immediacy CMS
15 2 (0.66%) Mule
Applications
1 34 (11.18%) Photoshop
2 24 (7.89%) MS Excel
3 15 (4.93%) Adobe Illustrator
4 13 (4.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 12 (3.95%) MS PowerPoint
6 8 (2.63%) MS Office
7 3 (0.99%) RoboHelp
7 3 (0.99%) InDesign
8 2 (0.66%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 27 (8.88%) Magento
2 17 (5.59%) Tridion
3 15 (4.93%) Oracle BPM
4 6 (1.97%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (1.64%) Shopify
6 2 (0.66%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.66%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.28%) Google Analytics
2 12 (3.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.99%) SaaS
4 2 (0.66%) GitHub
4 2 (0.66%) Trello
4 2 (0.66%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 42 (13.82%) Internet
2 30 (9.87%) HTTP
3 12 (3.95%) HTTPS
4 9 (2.96%) Intranet
5 3 (0.99%) SSL
5 3 (0.99%) LAN
5 3 (0.99%) WAN
6 2 (0.66%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (17.11%) MySQL
2 44 (14.47%) SQL Server
3 15 (4.93%) Oracle Database
4 13 (4.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (2.30%) Relational Database
7 6 (1.97%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (1.32%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (0.66%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 40 (13.16%) Git (software)
2 29 (9.54%) Visual Studio
3 25 (8.22%) Team Foundation Server
4 19 (6.25%) Grunt
5 16 (5.26%) Subversion
6 15 (4.93%) Dreamweaver
6 15 (4.93%) SoapUI
7 12 (3.95%) Jasmine
8 9 (2.96%) NUnit
9 3 (0.99%) ReSharper
9 3 (0.99%) Axure RP
9 3 (0.99%) Mercurial
9 3 (0.99%) MSTest
9 3 (0.99%) gulp
10 2 (0.66%) TeamCity
10 2 (0.66%) Octopus Deploy
10 2 (0.66%) Jenkins
10 2 (0.66%) Hudson
10 2 (0.66%) Oracle Forms
11 1 (0.33%) Selenium
General
1 59 (19.41%) Marketing
2 35 (11.51%) Finance
3 12 (3.95%) Banking
4 6 (1.97%) Multimedia
4 6 (1.97%) Corporate Banking
4 6 (1.97%) Law
4 6 (1.97%) Legal
5 5 (1.64%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.32%) Advertising
7 3 (0.99%) Games
7 3 (0.99%) Music Industry
8 2 (0.66%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.33%) Publishing
9 1 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 224 (73.68%) Developer
2 71 (23.36%) Web Developer
3 56 (18.42%) PHP Developer
4 38 (12.50%) Front-End Developer
5 28 (9.21%) .NET Developer
6 22 (7.24%) Architect
7 20 (6.58%) PHP Web Developer
8 18 (5.92%) C# Developer
9 17 (5.59%) Senior Developer
10 14 (4.61%) Designer
11 13 (4.28%) Middleware Architect
11 13 (4.28%) Oracle Architect
11 13 (4.28%) Junior
11 13 (4.28%) JavaScript Developer
11 13 (4.28%) HTML Developer
11 13 (4.28%) Junior Developer
12 11 (3.62%) C# Web Developer
13 10 (3.29%) Junior PHP Developer
14 9 (2.96%) Project Manager
14 9 (2.96%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 209 (68.75%) HTML
2 199 (65.46%) CSS
3 148 (48.68%) jQuery
4 103 (33.88%) HTML5
5 86 (28.29%) .NET
6 71 (23.36%) ASP.NET
7 64 (21.05%) Web Services
8 62 (20.39%) AngularJS
9 54 (17.76%) Sass
10 52 (17.11%) CSS3
11 44 (14.47%) Ajax
12 42 (13.82%) LESS
13 36 (11.84%) XHTML
14 34 (11.18%) XSLT
15 33 (10.86%) XML
15 33 (10.86%) KnockoutJS
16 30 (9.87%) Backbone.js
17 29 (9.54%) WCF
18 28 (9.21%) .NET Framework
19 24 (7.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 80 (26.32%) User Experience
2 29 (9.54%) Mobile App
3 28 (9.21%) W3C
4 26 (8.55%) Social Media
5 17 (5.59%) Visualisation
6 13 (4.28%) Computer Science
7 12 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (3.62%) Management Information System
9 7 (2.30%) Animation
10 6 (1.97%) Video Editing
11 5 (1.64%) IVR
11 5 (1.64%) Hybrid Cloud
12 3 (0.99%) Performance Metrics
12 3 (0.99%) Graphic Design
12 3 (0.99%) Blog
13 2 (0.66%) RIA
13 2 (0.66%) Copywriting
13 2 (0.66%) NHS
13 2 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
13 2 (0.66%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 24 (7.89%) Linux
2 19 (6.25%) Windows
3 3 (0.99%) Mac OS X
4 2 (0.66%) Ubuntu
4 2 (0.66%) Windows Mobile
4 2 (0.66%) Android
4 2 (0.66%) Windows 7
4 2 (0.66%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.66%) Solaris
4 2 (0.66%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (33.22%) MVC
3 64 (21.05%) Web Development
4 60 (19.74%) Content Management
5 59 (19.41%) E-Commerce
6 53 (17.43%) OO
6 53 (17.43%) Scrum
7 47 (15.46%) Web Design
8 40 (13.16%) Responsive Web Design
9 39 (12.83%) SEO
10 34 (11.18%) SDLC
11 33 (10.86%) TDD
12 32 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
13 26 (8.55%) Analytics
14 25 (8.22%) Digital Marketing
15 20 (6.58%) CRM
16 18 (5.92%) Pay per click
17 17 (5.59%) OOP
18 15 (4.93%) SOA
18 15 (4.93%) Email Marketing
Programming Languages
1 171 (56.25%) JavaScript
2 94 (30.92%) PHP
3 80 (26.32%) C#
4 70 (23.03%) SQL
5 15 (4.93%) PL/SQL
6 14 (4.61%) Java
7 10 (3.29%) PHP5
8 9 (2.96%) C
9 7 (2.30%) VBScript
10 5 (1.64%) T-SQL
11 4 (1.32%) Delphi
12 3 (0.99%) VB.NET
12 3 (0.99%) XPath
13 2 (0.66%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.66%) VB
14 1 (0.33%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 36 (11.84%) Degree
2 5 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (0.99%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (0.99%) ISTQB
3 3 (0.99%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (0.66%) MCTS
4 2 (0.66%) Chartered Engineer
4 2 (0.66%) MCSA
5 1 (0.33%) ISEB
5 1 (0.33%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.29%) QA
2 2 (0.66%) WCAG
2 2 (0.66%) WAI
System Software
1 2 (0.66%) Active Directory
1 2 (0.66%) Terminal Server
1 2 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.66%) SCCM
Vendors
1 41 (13.49%) Adobe
1 41 (13.49%) Sitecore
2 37 (12.17%) Microsoft
3 23 (7.57%) Google
4 22 (7.24%) Salesforce.com
5 19 (6.25%) Oracle
6 17 (5.59%) Zend
7 15 (4.93%) Stellent
8 13 (4.28%) EPiServer
9 8 (2.63%) Twitter
10 6 (1.97%) Facebook
10 6 (1.97%) Apigee
11 5 (1.64%) hybris
12 4 (1.32%) DevExpress
13 3 (0.99%) Ektron
13 3 (0.99%) Retek
13 3 (0.99%) Quark
13 3 (0.99%) Alterian
14 2 (0.66%) Endeca
14 2 (0.66%) VMware
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