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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 122 126 105
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -21
Permanent jobs citing CMS 116 152 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.06% 2.20% 2.55%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.79% 11.42% 12.13%
Number of salaries quoted 106 139 151
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £45,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
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
1185 1331 1377
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 21.02% 19.27% 21.00%
Number of salaries quoted 970 1172 1161
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -9.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £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 14 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CMS within the North West region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(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 0 84 £40,000 +23.07% 21
Merseyside +2 18 £40,000 +6.66% 6
Cheshire +18 13 £38,000 -15.55% 10
Lancashire +5 1 - - 2
CMS
England

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

1 165 (57.09%) HTML
2 158 (54.67%) CSS
3 137 (47.40%) JavaScript
4 117 (40.48%) .NET
5 100 (34.60%) jQuery
6 96 (33.22%) HTML5
7 89 (30.80%) PHP
8 84 (29.07%) CSS3
9 82 (28.37%) Agile Software Development
10 81 (28.03%) C#
11 75 (25.95%) WordPress
12 74 (25.61%) SQL Server
13 68 (23.53%) MVC
14 65 (22.49%) MySQL
15 64 (22.15%) ASP.NET
16 63 (21.80%) Git (software)
17 57 (19.72%) Front End Development
18 55 (19.03%) SQL
19 53 (18.34%) XML
19 53 (18.34%) Microsoft
19 53 (18.34%) Content Management
20 50 (17.30%) E-Commerce
21 49 (16.96%) Sass
22 48 (16.61%) Marketing
23 45 (15.57%) Umbraco
24 44 (15.22%) TDD
25 43 (14.88%) OOP
26 42 (14.53%) Grunt
27 40 (13.84%) Web Development
28 38 (13.15%) Subversion

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 75 (25.95%) WordPress
2 45 (15.57%) Umbraco
3 38 (13.15%) Sitecore CMS
4 33 (11.42%) Drupal
5 15 (5.19%) Alfresco
6 14 (4.84%) SharePoint
7 13 (4.50%) Kentico
8 11 (3.81%) BizTalk Server
9 10 (3.46%) Node.js
10 9 (3.11%) Liferay
10 9 (3.11%) Sitefinity
11 8 (2.77%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 8 (2.77%) EPiServer CMS
12 7 (2.42%) Moodle
13 6 (2.08%) IIS
14 5 (1.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 5 (1.73%) Tomcat
15 4 (1.38%) Joomla!
16 3 (1.04%) SharePoint 2010
16 3 (1.04%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 36 (12.46%) MS Excel
2 19 (6.57%) Photoshop
3 15 (5.19%) MS Office
4 14 (4.84%) MS PowerPoint
5 12 (4.15%) Adobe Illustrator
6 5 (1.73%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 4 (1.38%) InDesign
8 2 (0.69%) Acrobat
8 2 (0.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 30 (10.38%) Magento
2 11 (3.81%) SDL Web 8
3 7 (2.42%) Visualfiles
4 2 (0.69%) Unit4 Business World
5 1 (0.35%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 21 (7.27%) SaaS
2 15 (5.19%) Cloud Computing
3 12 (4.15%) GitHub
4 9 (3.11%) Google Analytics
5 7 (2.42%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (1.73%) AdWords
7 3 (1.04%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 3 (1.04%) MailChimp
7 3 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (1.04%) Office 365
8 2 (0.69%) Trello
9 1 (0.35%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 21 (7.27%) SSH
2 14 (4.84%) PuTTY
3 13 (4.50%) Internet
4 9 (3.11%) Intranet
5 5 (1.73%) VPN
6 4 (1.38%) HTTP
6 4 (1.38%) HTTPS
6 4 (1.38%) LAN
6 4 (1.38%) WAN
7 2 (0.69%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.35%) CTI
8 1 (0.35%) Extranet
8 1 (0.35%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (25.61%) SQL Server
2 65 (22.49%) MySQL
3 21 (7.27%) Relational Database
4 16 (5.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (5.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (3.81%) NoSQL
7 6 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (1.38%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (1.38%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (1.04%) MongoDB
9 3 (1.04%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (0.69%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (0.69%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.69%) Oracle BI EE
11 1 (0.35%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 63 (21.80%) Git (software)
2 42 (14.53%) Grunt
3 38 (13.15%) Subversion
4 14 (4.84%) MSTest
4 14 (4.84%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (3.46%) HP UFT
5 10 (3.46%) Visual Studio
6 8 (2.77%) Jenkins
6 8 (2.77%) Vagrant
7 6 (2.08%) Jasmine
8 5 (1.73%) Dreamweaver
9 4 (1.38%) TeamCity
10 3 (1.04%) Ant
10 3 (1.04%) Maven
10 3 (1.04%) NUnit
11 2 (0.69%) Bower
11 2 (0.69%) gulp
11 2 (0.69%) Mocha
11 2 (0.69%) Toad
12 1 (0.35%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 48 (16.61%) Marketing
2 34 (11.76%) Finance
3 21 (7.27%) Legal
4 10 (3.46%) Law
5 9 (3.11%) Banking
5 9 (3.11%) Retail
6 7 (2.42%) Games
7 5 (1.73%) Advertising
8 4 (1.38%) Military
8 4 (1.38%) Multimedia
8 4 (1.38%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (1.04%) Aerospace
9 3 (1.04%) Automotive
9 3 (1.04%) Back Office
9 3 (1.04%) Publishing
9 3 (1.04%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.69%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.35%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 168 (58.13%) Developer
2 61 (21.11%) PHP Developer
3 50 (17.30%) .NET Developer
4 49 (16.96%) Web Developer
5 42 (14.53%) HTML Developer
6 38 (13.15%) HTML CSS Developer
7 36 (12.46%) C# Developer
8 30 (10.38%) C# .NET Developer
9 29 (10.03%) Senior Developer
10 27 (9.34%) ASP.NET Developer
10 27 (9.34%) PHP Web Developer
11 22 (7.61%) Lead Developer
12 20 (6.92%) Analyst
12 20 (6.92%) Architect
12 20 (6.92%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 19 (6.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 18 (6.23%) CMS Developer
14 18 (6.23%) Software Developer
15 17 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
16 16 (5.54%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 165 (57.09%) HTML
2 158 (54.67%) CSS
3 117 (40.48%) .NET
4 100 (34.60%) jQuery
5 96 (33.22%) HTML5
6 84 (29.07%) CSS3
7 64 (22.15%) ASP.NET
8 53 (18.34%) XML
9 49 (16.96%) Sass
10 30 (10.38%) AngularJS
11 25 (8.65%) ASP.NET MVC
12 24 (8.30%) .NET Framework
12 24 (8.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 21 (7.27%) Ajax
13 21 (7.27%) JSON
14 17 (5.88%) Web Services
15 16 (5.54%) Laravel
16 14 (4.84%) Symfony
17 13 (4.50%) Entity Framework
18 11 (3.81%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 33 (11.42%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (11.07%) User Experience
3 26 (9.00%) Mobile App
4 11 (3.81%) Computer Science
5 6 (2.08%) Blog
5 6 (2.08%) Online Games
5 6 (2.08%) Social Media
6 5 (1.73%) Blackberry
6 5 (1.73%) Data Integration
6 5 (1.73%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.38%) Animation
7 4 (1.38%) Video Editing
7 4 (1.38%) Visualisation
8 3 (1.04%) Data Centre
8 3 (1.04%) Graphic Design
8 3 (1.04%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.04%) Mobile Banking
8 3 (1.04%) W3C
9 2 (0.69%) Psychology
10 1 (0.35%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 26 (9.00%) Linux
1 26 (9.00%) Windows
2 7 (2.42%) Unix
2 7 (2.42%) Windows Server
3 5 (1.73%) Windows 7
3 5 (1.73%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (1.38%) Android
4 4 (1.38%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.69%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.35%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (28.37%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (23.53%) MVC
3 57 (19.72%) Front End Development
4 53 (18.34%) Content Management
5 50 (17.30%) E-Commerce
6 44 (15.22%) TDD
7 43 (14.88%) OOP
8 40 (13.84%) Web Development
9 31 (10.73%) Continuous Integration
9 31 (10.73%) Web Design
10 28 (9.69%) Scrum
11 23 (7.96%) OO
12 21 (7.27%) BDD
13 18 (6.23%) Digital Marketing
13 18 (6.23%) Workflow
14 17 (5.88%) Release Management
15 16 (5.54%) Analytics
15 16 (5.54%) Mentoring
16 15 (5.19%) Project Management
16 15 (5.19%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 137 (47.40%) JavaScript
2 89 (30.80%) PHP
3 81 (28.03%) C#
4 55 (19.03%) SQL
5 32 (11.07%) Java
6 15 (5.19%) PHP 5
7 13 (4.50%) T-SQL
8 9 (3.11%) C
8 9 (3.11%) VBScript
9 8 (2.77%) VB.NET
10 7 (2.42%) ES6
11 6 (2.08%) Python
11 6 (2.08%) Ruby
12 5 (1.73%) PowerShell
13 4 (1.38%) XPath
14 2 (0.69%) TypeScript
14 2 (0.69%) VB
15 1 (0.35%) Apple Swift
15 1 (0.35%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.35%) XAML
Qualifications
1 23 (7.96%) Degree
2 10 (3.46%) ISEB
3 6 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (1.73%) MCSA
5 4 (1.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (1.04%) MCT
6 3 (1.04%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.69%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.69%) MCTS
8 1 (0.35%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.08%) SLA
2 5 (1.73%) QA
3 2 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.35%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (1.73%) Active Directory
1 5 (1.73%) Terminal Server
2 1 (0.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (4.50%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (2.42%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (1.73%) SCCM
4 4 (1.38%) Puppet
Vendors
1 53 (18.34%) Microsoft
2 38 (13.15%) Sitecore
3 34 (11.76%) EPiServer
4 27 (9.34%) Adobe
5 19 (6.57%) Google
6 16 (5.54%) Zend
7 7 (2.42%) OpenText
8 6 (2.08%) IBM
9 5 (1.73%) Citrix
9 5 (1.73%) iManage
9 5 (1.73%) Interwoven
9 5 (1.73%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (1.38%) LexisNexis
10 4 (1.38%) Oracle
10 4 (1.38%) PayPal
10 4 (1.38%) Remedy
11 3 (1.04%) Avaya
11 3 (1.04%) SimCorp
12 2 (0.69%) HP
12 2 (0.69%) Siebel
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Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £28578
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Training & Progression
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
ECOM
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £20000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
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Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
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Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
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Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
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Manchester
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
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Salary: 30,000-40,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + generous package
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Manchester, Lancashire
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Cheshire
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 5 days ago
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Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + + Great Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £26000.00 - £28000 per annum + Holiday, Pension, Benefits
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Lancashire
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Posted: 12 days ago
Liverpool
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Salary: £35000 - £45500 per annum + Benefits + Flexi hours
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Manchester, Lancashire
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Chester
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
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Chester
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Training & Progression
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Liverpool
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Liverpool
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Liverpool
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