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 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 135 103 95
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -8
Permanent jobs citing CMS 130 184 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.06% 2.76% 2.83%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.42% 14.66% 13.90%
Number of salaries quoted 114 168 173
Median salary £33,250 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £55,000 £42,300
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
1138 1255 1504
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 18.01% 18.81% 20.34%
Number of salaries quoted 961 1012 1231
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 1 October 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 1 October 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 -3 92 £32,500 -18.75% 12
Cheshire -2 22 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Merseyside -26 12 £40,000 +31.14% 5
Lancashire +9 3 £32,500 +58.53% 2
CMS
England

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 152 (63.60%) HTML
2 150 (62.76%) CSS
3 135 (56.49%) JavaScript
4 87 (36.40%) Web Development
5 85 (35.56%) Agile Software Development
5 85 (35.56%) C#
6 82 (34.31%) MVC
7 80 (33.47%) .NET
8 78 (32.64%) jQuery
9 65 (27.20%) SQL Server
10 63 (26.36%) E-Commerce
11 62 (25.94%) HTML5
12 61 (25.52%) Git (software)
13 57 (23.85%) Magento
14 56 (23.43%) SQL
14 56 (23.43%) PHP
15 54 (22.59%) WordPress
16 52 (21.76%) ASP.NET
17 47 (19.67%) Google
18 46 (19.25%) Analytics
19 45 (18.83%) Scrum
20 44 (18.41%) Java
21 43 (17.99%) Marketing
22 41 (17.15%) Microsoft
23 40 (16.74%) XML
24 37 (15.48%) Umbraco
25 36 (15.06%) Front End Development
26 35 (14.64%) Subversion
26 35 (14.64%) SEO
27 34 (14.23%) Finance

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 54 (22.59%) WordPress
2 37 (15.48%) Umbraco
3 34 (14.23%) Drupal
4 24 (10.04%) WebSphere
5 15 (6.28%) Sitecore CMS
6 12 (5.02%) IIS
6 12 (5.02%) Joomla!
7 9 (3.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 6 (2.51%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 6 (2.51%) Kentico
8 6 (2.51%) WebSphere Application Server
9 3 (1.26%) SharePoint
10 2 (0.84%) DNN
11 1 (0.42%) EPiServer CMS
11 1 (0.42%) Magnolia
11 1 (0.42%) nginx
11 1 (0.42%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 11 (4.60%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.77%) MS Office
2 9 (3.77%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (3.35%) Photoshop
4 3 (1.26%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (1.26%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.84%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 57 (23.85%) Magento
2 19 (7.95%) OpenCart
3 16 (6.69%) SDL Web 8
4 4 (1.67%) osCommerce
4 4 (1.67%) Payment Gateway
5 3 (1.26%) WebTrends
6 2 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.42%) OpenText MBPM
7 1 (0.42%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 27 (11.30%) Google Analytics
2 18 (7.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (7.11%) Amazon AWS
4 15 (6.28%) Adobe Analytics
5 12 (5.02%) AdWords
6 7 (2.93%) GitHub
7 1 (0.42%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 1 (0.42%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.42%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (6.69%) FTP
2 14 (5.86%) Internet
3 9 (3.77%) VPN
4 4 (1.67%) DNS
4 4 (1.67%) MPLS
4 4 (1.67%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.84%) Skype
6 1 (0.42%) Extranet
6 1 (0.42%) Firewall
6 1 (0.42%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (27.20%) SQL Server
2 29 (12.13%) MySQL
3 13 (5.44%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (4.18%) MongoDB
5 9 (3.77%) NoSQL
6 7 (2.93%) Relational Database
7 6 (2.51%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (2.51%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (2.09%) InterSystems Cache
8 5 (2.09%) RDBMS
9 4 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (0.84%) Data Mining
10 2 (0.84%) SQL Server 2014
10 2 (0.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.42%) Big Data
11 1 (0.42%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 61 (25.52%) Git (software)
2 35 (14.64%) Subversion
3 26 (10.88%) Team Foundation Server
4 19 (7.95%) JIRA
5 11 (4.60%) Mercurial
6 6 (2.51%) Ant
6 6 (2.51%) Jenkins
6 6 (2.51%) Maven
6 6 (2.51%) Visual Studio
7 5 (2.09%) Grunt
7 5 (2.09%) PHPUnit
7 5 (2.09%) Selenium
8 3 (1.26%) Bazaar
8 3 (1.26%) gulp
8 3 (1.26%) PhantomJS
9 2 (0.84%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.84%) Karma Test Runner
9 2 (0.84%) ReSharper
9 2 (0.84%) SonarQube
10 1 (0.42%) TeamCity
General
1 43 (17.99%) Marketing
2 34 (14.23%) Finance
3 16 (6.69%) Legal
4 15 (6.28%) Retail
5 9 (3.77%) Advertising
6 8 (3.35%) Games
7 4 (1.67%) Law
7 4 (1.67%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.67%) Multimedia
8 3 (1.26%) Banking
9 1 (0.42%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.42%) Publishing
9 1 (0.42%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 154 (64.44%) Developer
2 39 (16.32%) .NET Developer
3 34 (14.23%) Senior Developer
4 33 (13.81%) PHP Developer
5 31 (12.97%) C# Developer
5 31 (12.97%) Web Developer
6 21 (8.79%) C# .NET Developer
7 20 (8.37%) Analyst
8 19 (7.95%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 19 (7.95%) JavaScript Developer
9 18 (7.53%) Junior
10 14 (5.86%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 14 (5.86%) Software Engineer
11 13 (5.44%) E-Commerce Analyst
11 13 (5.44%) Junior Developer
12 12 (5.02%) HTML CSS Developer
12 12 (5.02%) HTML Developer
13 11 (4.60%) Architect
13 11 (4.60%) Java Developer
14 10 (4.18%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 152 (63.60%) HTML
2 150 (62.76%) CSS
3 80 (33.47%) .NET
4 78 (32.64%) jQuery
5 62 (25.94%) HTML5
6 52 (21.76%) ASP.NET
7 40 (16.74%) XML
8 30 (12.55%) JSON
9 29 (12.13%) CSS3
10 27 (11.30%) Web Services
11 24 (10.04%) WCF
12 22 (9.21%) Node.js
13 18 (7.53%) .NET Framework
14 17 (7.11%) Laravel
15 16 (6.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 16 (6.69%) Spring
16 14 (5.86%) AngularJS
17 12 (5.02%) Entity Framework
18 11 (4.60%) ASP.NET MVC
18 11 (4.60%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 27 (11.30%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (8.79%) Mobile App
3 11 (4.60%) User Experience
4 9 (3.77%) Blackberry
4 9 (3.77%) Computer Science
4 9 (3.77%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (3.35%) iPad
5 8 (3.35%) W3C
6 6 (2.51%) Algorithms
7 5 (2.09%) Blog
7 5 (2.09%) iPhone
8 4 (1.67%) Social Media
9 3 (1.26%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.26%) Social Network
10 2 (0.84%) Fintech
11 1 (0.42%) Copywriting
11 1 (0.42%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.42%) e-Learning
11 1 (0.42%) Hybrid Cloud
11 1 (0.42%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 18 (7.53%) Windows
2 16 (6.69%) Linux
3 9 (3.77%) Windows 7
4 5 (2.09%) Android
4 5 (2.09%) Windows Server
5 4 (1.67%) Unix
6 3 (1.26%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.42%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.42%) CentOS
7 1 (0.42%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (36.40%) Web Development
2 85 (35.56%) Agile Software Development
3 82 (34.31%) MVC
4 63 (26.36%) E-Commerce
5 46 (19.25%) Analytics
6 45 (18.83%) Scrum
7 36 (15.06%) Front End Development
8 35 (14.64%) SEO
9 32 (13.39%) Content Management
10 30 (12.55%) TDD
11 24 (10.04%) Digital Marketing
12 23 (9.62%) Software Engineering
13 22 (9.21%) Continuous Integration
14 20 (8.37%) ITIL
15 18 (7.53%) CRM
16 17 (7.11%) OO
16 17 (7.11%) PRINCE2
16 17 (7.11%) SDLC
17 15 (6.28%) Data Management
17 15 (6.28%) Error Analysis
Programming Languages
1 135 (56.49%) JavaScript
2 85 (35.56%) C#
3 56 (23.43%) PHP
3 56 (23.43%) SQL
4 44 (18.41%) Java
5 16 (6.69%) T-SQL
6 13 (5.44%) PL/SQL
7 9 (3.77%) PowerShell
7 9 (3.77%) VBScript
8 8 (3.35%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.26%) Bash Shell
9 3 (1.26%) Perl
9 3 (1.26%) Python
10 2 (0.84%) C++
10 2 (0.84%) ES6
10 2 (0.84%) Ruby
10 2 (0.84%) XPath
11 1 (0.42%) C
11 1 (0.42%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.42%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 34 (14.23%) Degree
2 12 (5.02%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (3.77%) MCSA
3 9 (3.77%) MCT
4 7 (2.93%) ISEB
4 7 (2.93%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.42%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.42%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.69%) QA
2 2 (0.84%) SDET
System Software
1 9 (3.77%) Active Directory
1 9 (3.77%) Terminal Server
2 4 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.84%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.42%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 13 (5.44%) ServiceCenter
2 9 (3.77%) SCCM
3 1 (0.42%) cPanel
3 1 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 47 (19.67%) Google
2 41 (17.15%) Microsoft
3 31 (12.97%) hybris
4 27 (11.30%) EPiServer
5 23 (9.62%) Adobe
6 19 (7.95%) IBM
7 18 (7.53%) ATG
8 15 (6.28%) Sitecore
9 14 (5.86%) Zend
10 13 (5.44%) HP
11 9 (3.77%) Citrix
11 9 (3.77%) iManage
11 9 (3.77%) Interwoven
12 7 (2.93%) Salesforce.com
13 6 (2.51%) Endeca
13 6 (2.51%) FatWire
14 5 (2.09%) Dell
14 5 (2.09%) Oracle
14 5 (2.09%) Xamarin
15 4 (1.67%) VMware
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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