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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 99 101 80
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -21
Permanent jobs citing CMS 169 172 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.63% 2.44% 2.99%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.92% 11.64% 15.26%
Number of salaries quoted 157 146 205
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £46,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
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
1308 1478 1468
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 20.33% 20.96% 19.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1026 1245 1267
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £53,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 -1 101 £40,000 +15.94% 14
Cheshire -17 31 £42,500 +21.42% 8
Lancashire +2 23 £30,000 -14.28% 3
Merseyside +4 8 £25,000 -28.57% 7
Cumbria - 6 £35,750 - 5
CMS
England

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 193 (69.42%) HTML
2 182 (65.47%) CSS
3 154 (55.40%) JavaScript
4 136 (48.92%) jQuery
5 94 (33.81%) HTML5
5 94 (33.81%) PHP
5 94 (33.81%) Agile Software Development
6 89 (32.01%) MVC
7 82 (29.50%) .NET
8 74 (26.62%) C#
9 71 (25.54%) SQL
10 69 (24.82%) User Experience
11 66 (23.74%) ASP.NET
12 57 (20.50%) Marketing
12 57 (20.50%) Web Development
13 54 (19.42%) Web Services
13 54 (19.42%) Content Management
14 52 (18.71%) WordPress
15 51 (18.35%) AngularJS
16 50 (17.99%) E-Commerce
17 47 (16.91%) SQL Server
18 45 (16.19%) MySQL
19 44 (15.83%) Ajax
19 44 (15.83%) CSS3
20 42 (15.11%) Umbraco
21 41 (14.75%) Scrum
21 41 (14.75%) OO
22 39 (14.03%) Internet
23 38 (13.67%) XHTML
23 38 (13.67%) Sass

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 52 (18.71%) WordPress
2 42 (15.11%) Umbraco
3 31 (11.15%) Sitecore CMS
4 24 (8.63%) Drupal
5 23 (8.27%) SharePoint
6 14 (5.04%) WebLogic
6 14 (5.04%) IIS
6 14 (5.04%) Oracle Service Bus
6 14 (5.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 11 (3.96%) Kentico
7 11 (3.96%) Joomla!
8 8 (2.88%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 7 (2.52%) Sitefinity
10 6 (2.16%) Node.js
11 4 (1.44%) Apache
12 3 (1.08%) Tomcat
12 3 (1.08%) JBoss
12 3 (1.08%) WebSphere
12 3 (1.08%) Alfresco
12 3 (1.08%) Immediacy CMS
Applications
1 34 (12.23%) Photoshop
2 20 (7.19%) MS Excel
3 13 (4.68%) Adobe Illustrator
4 8 (2.88%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (2.88%) MS Office
4 8 (2.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (1.08%) RoboHelp
6 2 (0.72%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.36%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 22 (7.91%) Magento
2 18 (6.47%) Tridion
3 14 (5.04%) Oracle BPM
4 5 (1.80%) Shopify
4 5 (1.80%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.72%) Visualfiles
6 1 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.96%) Google Analytics
2 6 (2.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.08%) SaaS
4 2 (0.72%) GitHub
4 2 (0.72%) Trello
4 2 (0.72%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 39 (14.03%) Internet
2 20 (7.19%) HTTP
3 7 (2.52%) Intranet
4 4 (1.44%) HTTPS
4 4 (1.44%) SSL
5 3 (1.08%) LAN
5 3 (1.08%) WAN
6 1 (0.36%) SMTP
6 1 (0.36%) SNMP
6 1 (0.36%) DNS
6 1 (0.36%) Extranet
6 1 (0.36%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (16.91%) SQL Server
2 45 (16.19%) MySQL
3 18 (6.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (5.04%) Oracle Database
5 8 (2.88%) Relational Database
5 8 (2.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (2.88%) Crystal Reports
6 7 (2.52%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (2.16%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.36%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.36%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.36%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 36 (12.95%) Git (software)
2 34 (12.23%) Visual Studio
3 22 (7.91%) Team Foundation Server
4 14 (5.04%) SoapUI
4 14 (5.04%) Grunt
5 13 (4.68%) Dreamweaver
6 12 (4.32%) Subversion
7 9 (3.24%) NUnit
8 4 (1.44%) JIRA
8 4 (1.44%) Jasmine
9 3 (1.08%) TeamCity
9 3 (1.08%) ReSharper
9 3 (1.08%) MSTest
10 2 (0.72%) Axure RP
10 2 (0.72%) Octopus Deploy
11 1 (0.36%) Jenkins
11 1 (0.36%) Selenium IDE
11 1 (0.36%) Hudson
11 1 (0.36%) Appcelerator Titanium
11 1 (0.36%) PHPUnit
General
1 57 (20.50%) Marketing
2 29 (10.43%) Finance
3 6 (2.16%) Law
3 6 (2.16%) Manufacturing
3 6 (2.16%) Advertising
4 4 (1.44%) Legal
4 4 (1.44%) Banking
4 4 (1.44%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.44%) Multimedia
5 3 (1.08%) Music Industry
6 2 (0.72%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.36%) Retail
7 1 (0.36%) Publishing
7 1 (0.36%) Games
Job Titles
1 201 (72.30%) Developer
2 55 (19.78%) Web Developer
2 55 (19.78%) PHP Developer
3 35 (12.59%) Front-End Developer
4 23 (8.27%) .NET Developer
5 20 (7.19%) Architect
5 20 (7.19%) PHP Web Developer
6 15 (5.40%) Junior
7 13 (4.68%) C# Developer
7 13 (4.68%) Junior Developer
7 13 (4.68%) Designer
7 13 (4.68%) Middleware Architect
7 13 (4.68%) Oracle Architect
8 12 (4.32%) Senior Developer
9 10 (3.60%) Software Developer
10 9 (3.24%) Analyst
10 9 (3.24%) Administrator
11 8 (2.88%) Project Manager
11 8 (2.88%) Junior PHP Developer
11 8 (2.88%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 193 (69.42%) HTML
2 182 (65.47%) CSS
3 136 (48.92%) jQuery
4 94 (33.81%) HTML5
5 82 (29.50%) .NET
6 66 (23.74%) ASP.NET
7 54 (19.42%) Web Services
8 51 (18.35%) AngularJS
9 44 (15.83%) CSS3
9 44 (15.83%) Ajax
10 38 (13.67%) XHTML
10 38 (13.67%) Sass
11 31 (11.15%) LESS
11 31 (11.15%) XSLT
12 30 (10.79%) XML
13 25 (8.99%) .NET Framework
14 24 (8.63%) WCF
15 20 (7.19%) Backbone.js
15 20 (7.19%) KnockoutJS
16 18 (6.47%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 69 (24.82%) User Experience
2 28 (10.07%) Social Media
3 26 (9.35%) W3C
4 16 (5.76%) Mobile App
5 10 (3.60%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (3.60%) Management Information System
6 9 (3.24%) Visualisation
7 7 (2.52%) Computer Science
8 5 (1.80%) Animation
9 4 (1.44%) Video Editing
9 4 (1.44%) IVR
9 4 (1.44%) Hybrid Cloud
10 3 (1.08%) Blog
11 2 (0.72%) RIA
11 2 (0.72%) Copywriting
11 2 (0.72%) Performance Metrics
11 2 (0.72%) Graphic Design
11 2 (0.72%) Mathematics
12 1 (0.36%) Photography
12 1 (0.36%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 26 (9.35%) Linux
2 22 (7.91%) Windows
3 6 (2.16%) Windows Mobile
4 2 (0.72%) Android
4 2 (0.72%) UNIX
4 2 (0.72%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.36%) Solaris
5 1 (0.36%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (33.81%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (32.01%) MVC
3 57 (20.50%) Web Development
4 54 (19.42%) Content Management
5 50 (17.99%) E-Commerce
6 41 (14.75%) OO
6 41 (14.75%) Scrum
7 34 (12.23%) Web Design
8 31 (11.15%) SEO
8 31 (11.15%) SDLC
9 27 (9.71%) Responsive Web Design
10 25 (8.99%) CRM
11 24 (8.63%) Digital Marketing
12 19 (6.83%) Continuous Integration
12 19 (6.83%) Analytics
13 18 (6.47%) Email Marketing
13 18 (6.47%) TDD
14 17 (6.12%) OOP
15 16 (5.76%) Pay per click
16 15 (5.40%) Web Marketing
Programming Languages
1 154 (55.40%) JavaScript
2 94 (33.81%) PHP
3 74 (26.62%) C#
4 71 (25.54%) SQL
5 15 (5.40%) PL/SQL
6 14 (5.04%) Java
7 11 (3.96%) PHP5
8 9 (3.24%) VBScript
9 5 (1.80%) T-SQL
10 4 (1.44%) Delphi
11 3 (1.08%) C
11 3 (1.08%) VB
11 3 (1.08%) VB.NET
11 3 (1.08%) XPath
12 1 (0.36%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.36%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.36%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.36%) C++
Qualifications
1 28 (10.07%) Degree
2 3 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (1.08%) ISTQB
3 2 (0.72%) Chartered Engineer
3 2 (0.72%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.36%) ISEB
4 1 (0.36%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.16%) QA
2 2 (0.72%) SLA
2 2 (0.72%) WCAG
2 2 (0.72%) WAI
3 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.36%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 36 (12.95%) Microsoft
2 33 (11.87%) Adobe
3 31 (11.15%) Sitecore
4 23 (8.27%) Google
4 23 (8.27%) Salesforce.com
5 18 (6.47%) Oracle
6 17 (6.12%) Zend
7 14 (5.04%) Stellent
8 12 (4.32%) Twitter
9 10 (3.60%) EPiServer
10 6 (2.16%) Apigee
10 6 (2.16%) Facebook
11 4 (1.44%) hybris
11 4 (1.44%) DevExpress
12 3 (1.08%) Ektron
12 3 (1.08%) Alterian
13 2 (0.72%) Retek
13 2 (0.72%) VMware
13 2 (0.72%) LexisNexis
13 2 (0.72%) PayPal
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Salary: Standard benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
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Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
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Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
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Salary: £45000 - £56000 per annum + competitive
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Manchester
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
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