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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 123 107 107
Rank change year-on-year
-16 0
Permanent jobs citing CMS 133 176 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.21% 2.63% 2.54%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.54% 14.11% 12.68%
Number of salaries quoted 120 161 144
Median salary £35,000 £39,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +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
1061 1247 1483
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 17.63% 18.67% 20.03%
Number of salaries quoted 887 978 1179
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £55,000 £50,000
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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +4 91 £32,500 -18.75% 18
Cheshire -4 25 £37,500 -18.47% 1
Merseyside -10 12 £32,500 +6.55% 1
Lancashire -3 4 £40,000 +45.45% 3
CMS
England

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 168 (63.64%) HTML
2 165 (62.50%) CSS
3 157 (59.47%) JavaScript
4 102 (38.64%) Agile Software Development
5 97 (36.74%) C#
6 92 (34.85%) .NET
7 87 (32.95%) MVC
8 86 (32.58%) jQuery
9 83 (31.44%) Web Development
10 82 (31.06%) E-Commerce
11 74 (28.03%) SQL Server
12 66 (25.00%) HTML5
13 64 (24.24%) Magento
14 63 (23.86%) Git (software)
14 63 (23.86%) ASP.NET
15 58 (21.97%) PHP
16 55 (20.83%) SQL
16 55 (20.83%) WordPress
17 54 (20.45%) Scrum
18 53 (20.08%) Analytics
18 53 (20.08%) Front End Development
19 50 (18.94%) Google
20 49 (18.56%) Microsoft
21 48 (18.18%) XML
22 47 (17.80%) Java
23 45 (17.05%) Marketing
23 45 (17.05%) JSON
24 44 (16.67%) Subversion
24 44 (16.67%) Umbraco
25 39 (14.77%) TDD

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 55 (20.83%) WordPress
2 44 (16.67%) Umbraco
3 33 (12.50%) Drupal
4 30 (11.36%) WebSphere
5 23 (8.71%) Sitecore CMS
6 16 (6.06%) IIS
7 12 (4.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 11 (4.17%) Joomla!
9 8 (3.03%) Kentico
10 6 (2.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 6 (2.27%) SharePoint
11 5 (1.89%) WebSphere Application Server
12 4 (1.52%) Sitefinity
13 3 (1.14%) ColdFusion
13 3 (1.14%) EPiServer CMS
14 2 (0.76%) DNN
15 1 (0.38%) Immediacy CMS
15 1 (0.38%) Magnolia
Applications
1 14 (5.30%) MS Excel
2 13 (4.92%) MS Office
3 12 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (2.65%) Photoshop
5 3 (1.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (1.14%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.38%) InDesign
6 1 (0.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 64 (24.24%) Magento
2 15 (5.68%) OpenCart
2 15 (5.68%) SDL Web 8
3 4 (1.52%) osCommerce
3 4 (1.52%) Payment Gateway
4 3 (1.14%) WebTrends
5 2 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 24 (9.09%) Google Analytics
2 22 (8.33%) Adobe Analytics
3 21 (7.95%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
5 9 (3.41%) AdWords
6 8 (3.03%) GitHub
7 1 (0.38%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 1 (0.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (8.33%) FTP
2 13 (4.92%) Internet
3 12 (4.55%) VPN
4 4 (1.52%) DNS
4 4 (1.52%) MPLS
4 4 (1.52%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.14%) Intranet
6 2 (0.76%) Skype
7 1 (0.38%) Extranet
7 1 (0.38%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (28.03%) SQL Server
2 28 (10.61%) MySQL
3 12 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (3.41%) Relational Database
5 8 (3.03%) MongoDB
5 8 (3.03%) NoSQL
6 6 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (1.89%) InterSystems Cache
7 5 (1.89%) RDBMS
7 5 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.76%) Big Data
9 2 (0.76%) Data Mining
9 2 (0.76%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.38%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 63 (23.86%) Git (software)
2 44 (16.67%) Subversion
3 33 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 28 (10.61%) JIRA
5 11 (4.17%) Ant
5 11 (4.17%) Jenkins
5 11 (4.17%) Maven
6 8 (3.03%) Mercurial
7 7 (2.65%) Selenium
7 7 (2.65%) Visual Studio
8 6 (2.27%) Grunt
9 5 (1.89%) Karma Test Runner
9 5 (1.89%) MSTest
9 5 (1.89%) PHPUnit
9 5 (1.89%) ReSharper
9 5 (1.89%) SonarQube
10 4 (1.52%) gulp
11 3 (1.14%) Bazaar
11 3 (1.14%) Cucumber
11 3 (1.14%) PhantomJS
General
1 45 (17.05%) Marketing
2 33 (12.50%) Finance
3 21 (7.95%) Legal
3 21 (7.95%) Retail
4 9 (3.41%) Advertising
5 5 (1.89%) Games
6 4 (1.52%) Law
6 4 (1.52%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.52%) Multimedia
7 3 (1.14%) Banking
7 3 (1.14%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.38%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.38%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 157 (59.47%) Developer
2 48 (18.18%) .NET Developer
3 34 (12.88%) Web Developer
4 33 (12.50%) Senior Developer
5 31 (11.74%) PHP Developer
6 30 (11.36%) C# Developer
7 27 (10.23%) Analyst
8 23 (8.71%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 22 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
10 18 (6.82%) ASP.NET Developer
10 18 (6.82%) JavaScript Developer
11 17 (6.44%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 14 (5.30%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 14 (5.30%) Junior
12 14 (5.30%) Senior .NET Developer
13 13 (4.92%) E-Commerce Analyst
13 13 (4.92%) Senior Analyst
14 12 (4.55%) 3rd Line Engineer
14 12 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
14 12 (4.55%) Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 168 (63.64%) HTML
2 165 (62.50%) CSS
3 92 (34.85%) .NET
4 86 (32.58%) jQuery
5 66 (25.00%) HTML5
6 63 (23.86%) ASP.NET
7 48 (18.18%) XML
8 45 (17.05%) JSON
9 35 (13.26%) Web Services
10 33 (12.50%) WCF
11 30 (11.36%) CSS3
12 26 (9.85%) .NET Framework
13 24 (9.09%) Node.js
14 21 (7.95%) AngularJS
14 21 (7.95%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 19 (7.20%) ASP.NET MVC
16 17 (6.44%) RESTful
17 15 (5.68%) REST
17 15 (5.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 14 (5.30%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 33 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (7.58%) Mobile App
3 12 (4.55%) Blackberry
3 12 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 12 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (3.79%) User Experience
5 9 (3.41%) Social Media
6 8 (3.03%) W3C
7 6 (2.27%) Blog
7 6 (2.27%) Fintech
8 5 (1.89%) Algorithms
9 4 (1.52%) iPhone
10 3 (1.14%) Hybrid Cloud
10 3 (1.14%) iPad
10 3 (1.14%) IVR
10 3 (1.14%) Social Network
11 2 (0.76%) Copywriting
11 2 (0.76%) e-Learning
11 2 (0.76%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.76%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 24 (9.09%) Windows
2 13 (4.92%) Linux
3 12 (4.55%) Windows 7
4 8 (3.03%) Windows Server
5 5 (1.89%) Android
6 4 (1.52%) Unix
7 3 (1.14%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (38.64%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (32.95%) MVC
3 83 (31.44%) Web Development
4 82 (31.06%) E-Commerce
5 54 (20.45%) Scrum
6 53 (20.08%) Analytics
6 53 (20.08%) Front End Development
7 39 (14.77%) TDD
8 36 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
8 36 (13.64%) SEO
9 35 (13.26%) Content Management
10 27 (10.23%) ITIL
11 22 (8.33%) Data Management
11 22 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
11 22 (8.33%) Error Analysis
11 22 (8.33%) PRINCE2
12 21 (7.95%) OO
12 21 (7.95%) Software Engineering
13 20 (7.58%) Responsive Web Design
14 19 (7.20%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 157 (59.47%) JavaScript
2 97 (36.74%) C#
3 58 (21.97%) PHP
4 55 (20.83%) SQL
5 47 (17.80%) Java
6 25 (9.47%) T-SQL
7 20 (7.58%) PL/SQL
8 12 (4.55%) PowerShell
8 12 (4.55%) VBScript
9 8 (3.03%) Shell Script
10 6 (2.27%) XPath
11 5 (1.89%) Ruby
12 3 (1.14%) Bash Shell
12 3 (1.14%) Perl
12 3 (1.14%) PHP 5
12 3 (1.14%) Python
12 3 (1.14%) Scala
13 2 (0.76%) C++
13 2 (0.76%) ES6
14 1 (0.38%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 37 (14.02%) Degree
2 15 (5.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (4.55%) MCSA
3 12 (4.55%) MCT
4 10 (3.79%) ISEB
4 10 (3.79%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.38%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.68%) QA
2 1 (0.38%) SDET
System Software
1 12 (4.55%) Active Directory
1 12 (4.55%) Terminal Server
2 4 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.76%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.76%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 20 (7.58%) ServiceCenter
2 12 (4.55%) SCCM
Vendors
1 50 (18.94%) Google
2 49 (18.56%) Microsoft
3 34 (12.88%) hybris
4 32 (12.12%) Adobe
5 30 (11.36%) EPiServer
6 25 (9.47%) ATG
6 25 (9.47%) IBM
7 23 (8.71%) Sitecore
8 20 (7.58%) HP
9 13 (4.92%) Zend
10 12 (4.55%) Citrix
10 12 (4.55%) iManage
10 12 (4.55%) Interwoven
11 9 (3.41%) Xamarin
12 7 (2.65%) Ektron
13 6 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
14 5 (1.89%) Endeca
14 5 (1.89%) Facebook
14 5 (1.89%) FatWire
14 5 (1.89%) Twitter
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Posted: 2 days ago
Lancashire
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
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Salary: £35000.00 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + flexible working hours and more
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Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + + Bonus + Bens
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus + Great Benefits Package
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Manchester
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Greater Manchester
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Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits, Training & Progression
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Salary: £0 - £45,000 per year
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Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Excellent Package
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Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus + Great Benefits Package
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