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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 103 127 83
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -44
Permanent jobs citing CMS 188 146 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.62% 1.99% 2.72%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.96% 11.04% 13.67%
Number of salaries quoted 172 126 183
Average salary £32,500 £31,125 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.41% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,200 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £45,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Application Platforms Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1451 1323 1419
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 20.20% 18.02% 19.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1192 1125 1281
Average salary £36,000 £36,600 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.63% +12.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £48,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Manchester 0 105 £32,500 - 21
Cheshire +31 53 £33,000 +6.45% 6
Merseyside -3 17 £33,500 +19.64% 4
Lancashire +12 13 £28,000 -20.00% 3
CMS
England

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 258 (74.57%) HTML
2 220 (63.58%) CSS
3 177 (51.16%) JavaScript
4 145 (41.91%) jQuery
5 142 (41.04%) PHP
6 116 (33.53%) MySQL
7 112 (32.37%) SQL
8 88 (25.43%) .NET
9 87 (25.14%) C#
10 81 (23.41%) HTML5
11 76 (21.97%) Marketing
12 74 (21.39%) E-Commerce
13 73 (21.10%) MVC
14 70 (20.23%) SQL Server
15 67 (19.36%) CSS3
16 64 (18.50%) XML
17 61 (17.63%) OO
18 59 (17.05%) WordPress
19 58 (16.76%) ASP.NET
20 54 (15.61%) Adobe
20 54 (15.61%) SEO
20 54 (15.61%) Web Design
21 48 (13.87%) Content Management
22 45 (13.01%) OO PHP
23 44 (12.72%) Web Development
24 42 (12.14%) Subversion
25 40 (11.56%) XHTML
26 39 (11.27%) Photoshop
26 39 (11.27%) Adobe Illustrator
27 38 (10.98%) Finance

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 59 (17.05%) WordPress
2 35 (10.12%) Sitecore CMS
3 23 (6.65%) Umbraco
4 20 (5.78%) Drupal
5 12 (3.47%) SharePoint
6 10 (2.89%) IIS
7 9 (2.60%) Apache
8 7 (2.02%) Joomla!
9 4 (1.16%) Documentum
10 3 (0.87%) LiveLink
10 3 (0.87%) Adobe CQ
10 3 (0.87%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (0.87%) Lync
11 1 (0.29%) TeamSite
11 1 (0.29%) ColdFusion
11 1 (0.29%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.29%) Moodle
11 1 (0.29%) DNN
11 1 (0.29%) Orchard CMS
Applications
1 39 (11.27%) Photoshop
1 39 (11.27%) Adobe Illustrator
2 21 (6.07%) MS Excel
3 6 (1.73%) Fireworks
4 4 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.16%) MS Office
5 1 (0.29%) GIMP
5 1 (0.29%) LaTeX
Business Applications
1 35 (10.12%) Magento
2 12 (3.47%) Visualfiles
3 7 (2.02%) Google Analytics
4 3 (0.87%) PeopleSoft HRMS
5 2 (0.58%) osCommerce
6 1 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.60%) LAN
1 9 (2.60%) PBX
1 9 (2.60%) PSTN
1 9 (2.60%) VoIP
1 9 (2.60%) WAN
1 9 (2.60%) CTI
1 9 (2.60%) Q.931
1 9 (2.60%) QSIG
1 9 (2.60%) H.323
1 9 (2.60%) DPNSS
1 9 (2.60%) Cisco ICM
2 5 (1.45%) HTTP
2 5 (1.45%) Intranet
3 4 (1.16%) Internet
4 3 (0.87%) SSL
5 2 (0.58%) SSH
5 2 (0.58%) Extranet
6 1 (0.29%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 116 (33.53%) MySQL
2 70 (20.23%) SQL Server
3 24 (6.94%) SQL Server 2005
4 19 (5.49%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (3.18%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (1.16%) MS Access
7 3 (0.87%) SQL Server 2000
7 3 (0.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.29%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.29%) QlikView
8 1 (0.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 42 (12.14%) Subversion
2 31 (8.96%) Git (software)
3 13 (3.76%) Visual Studio
4 10 (2.89%) PhoneGap
5 9 (2.60%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (2.02%) Dreamweaver
6 7 (2.02%) NUnit
7 3 (0.87%) Grunt
8 2 (0.58%) MSBuild
9 1 (0.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (0.29%) JIRA
9 1 (0.29%) Trac
General
1 76 (21.97%) Marketing
2 38 (10.98%) Finance
3 26 (7.51%) Legal
4 21 (6.07%) Back Office
5 12 (3.47%) Retail
6 11 (3.18%) Banking
7 9 (2.60%) Telecoms
8 7 (2.02%) Pharmaceutical
9 5 (1.45%) Law
9 5 (1.45%) Advertising
10 3 (0.87%) Games
11 1 (0.29%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 255 (73.70%) Developer
2 97 (28.03%) PHP Developer
3 76 (21.97%) Web Developer
4 40 (11.56%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 27 (7.80%) .NET Developer
6 22 (6.36%) C# Developer
7 21 (6.07%) Senior Developer
7 21 (6.07%) Designer
8 20 (5.78%) Front-End Developer
9 19 (5.49%) Web Designer
10 16 (4.62%) Junior
11 15 (4.34%) Junior Developer
11 15 (4.34%) PHP Web Developer
12 14 (4.05%) Project Manager
13 13 (3.76%) Graphic Designer
14 12 (3.47%) CMS Developer
14 12 (3.47%) C# .NET Developer
15 11 (3.18%) SQL Developer
16 10 (2.89%) MySQL Developer
17 9 (2.60%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 258 (74.57%) HTML
2 220 (63.58%) CSS
3 145 (41.91%) jQuery
4 88 (25.43%) .NET
5 81 (23.41%) HTML5
6 67 (19.36%) CSS3
7 64 (18.50%) XML
8 58 (16.76%) ASP.NET
9 40 (11.56%) XHTML
10 35 (10.12%) JSON
11 31 (8.96%) Web Services
12 28 (8.09%) LAMP
12 28 (8.09%) CodeIgniter
13 25 (7.23%) REST
14 21 (6.07%) ASP.NET MVC
15 18 (5.20%) EDI
16 17 (4.91%) .NET Framework
17 12 (3.47%) Flash
18 11 (3.18%) Ajax
18 11 (3.18%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 28 (8.09%) Open Source
2 24 (6.94%) Social Media
3 19 (5.49%) W3C
4 16 (4.62%) Mobile App
5 13 (3.76%) Graphic Design
6 12 (3.47%) Computer Science
7 7 (2.02%) Copywriting
7 7 (2.02%) Digital Media
8 5 (1.45%) Web 2.0
9 4 (1.16%) Life Science
9 4 (1.16%) NHS
10 3 (0.87%) N-Tier
10 3 (0.87%) Blackberry
10 3 (0.87%) Statistics
10 3 (0.87%) FMCG
10 3 (0.87%) Blog
10 3 (0.87%) Xbox
11 2 (0.58%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.58%) Mathematics
12 1 (0.29%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 38 (10.98%) Linux
2 10 (2.89%) Apple iOS
2 10 (2.89%) Android
3 7 (2.02%) Windows
4 1 (0.29%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.29%) Windows Vista
4 1 (0.29%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (21.39%) E-Commerce
2 73 (21.10%) MVC
3 61 (17.63%) OO
4 54 (15.61%) SEO
4 54 (15.61%) Web Design
5 48 (13.87%) Content Management
6 45 (13.01%) OO PHP
7 44 (12.72%) Web Development
8 30 (8.67%) Analytics
8 30 (8.67%) Agile Software Development
9 27 (7.80%) Online Marketing
10 18 (5.20%) ERP
11 17 (4.91%) B2B
11 17 (4.91%) Digital Marketing
11 17 (4.91%) Responsive Web Design
12 16 (4.62%) TDD
13 14 (4.05%) B2C
14 13 (3.76%) Project Management
14 13 (3.76%) User Experience Design
15 11 (3.18%) UML
Programming Languages
1 177 (51.16%) JavaScript
2 142 (41.04%) PHP
3 112 (32.37%) SQL
4 87 (25.14%) C#
5 33 (9.54%) PHP5
5 33 (9.54%) T-SQL
6 16 (4.62%) Java
7 7 (2.02%) VB
8 6 (1.73%) Ruby
8 6 (1.73%) VB.NET
9 5 (1.45%) Scala
10 4 (1.16%) VBScript
11 3 (0.87%) VBA
11 3 (0.87%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.58%) Python
13 1 (0.29%) C
13 1 (0.29%) C++
13 1 (0.29%) Perl
13 1 (0.29%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.29%) VB6
Qualifications
1 27 (7.80%) Degree
2 4 (1.16%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (1.16%) CCNA
3 3 (0.87%) SC Cleared
3 3 (0.87%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.29%) PhD
4 1 (0.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.29%) ISEB
4 1 (0.29%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.31%) ISO 9001
2 3 (0.87%) WCAG
3 1 (0.29%) SLA
3 1 (0.29%) QA
System Software
1 3 (0.87%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (0.87%) NetBackup
1 3 (0.87%) Plesk
Vendors
1 54 (15.61%) Adobe
2 35 (10.12%) Sitecore
3 33 (9.54%) Zend
4 25 (7.23%) Microsoft
5 16 (4.62%) Facebook
6 14 (4.05%) Oracle
7 13 (3.76%) Avaya
7 13 (3.76%) Verint
8 12 (3.47%) Quark
9 9 (2.60%) Cisco
9 9 (2.60%) Nortel
9 9 (2.60%) Ektron
10 8 (2.31%) Google
11 5 (1.45%) Twitter
12 4 (1.16%) Sun
13 3 (0.87%) PeopleSoft
13 3 (0.87%) Primavera
13 3 (0.87%) Sony
13 3 (0.87%) Cognos
13 3 (0.87%) Citrix
Warrington, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Accrington, Lancashire
Axica Recruitment
Salary: From £16,000 to £19,000 per annum + Benefits +Training
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £26000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £22000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Great Benefits + Training
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
North West
TRG
Salary: 40000-70000 Per Annum Excellent package
Posted: 8 days ago
Warrington
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Great Benefits + Training
Posted: 10 days ago
Bury
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + bens + bonus
Posted: 12 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Liverpool Street
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 20 days ago
Aintree, Liverpool, North West
Taskers Plc
Salary: circa £17,000 p.a
Posted: 21 days ago
Southport
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago