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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 105 100 89
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -11
Permanent jobs citing CMS 155 175 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.57% 2.59% 2.86%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.33% 12.40% 14.66%
Number of salaries quoted 138 154 187
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,700 £20,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
1257 1411 1398
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 20.83% 20.85% 19.51%
Number of salaries quoted 985 1180 1204
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £52,500 £52,500
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 2 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 2 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 +18 98 £40,000 +23.07% 23
Cheshire -27 25 £40,000 +14.28% 8
Lancashire -4 20 £30,000 +7.14% 1
Merseyside -5 7 £25,000 -28.57% 4
Cumbria - 4 £29,000 - 1
CMS
England

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 2 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.

1 196 (72.59%) HTML
2 187 (69.26%) CSS
3 160 (59.26%) JavaScript
4 140 (51.85%) jQuery
5 94 (34.81%) PHP
5 94 (34.81%) HTML5
6 80 (29.63%) .NET
7 79 (29.26%) MVC
7 79 (29.26%) Agile Software Development
8 74 (27.41%) C#
9 72 (26.67%) SQL
10 63 (23.33%) ASP.NET
11 62 (22.96%) Marketing
12 60 (22.22%) User Experience
13 57 (21.11%) Web Development
14 56 (20.74%) SQL Server
15 52 (19.26%) CSS3
16 51 (18.89%) E-Commerce
17 50 (18.52%) WordPress
18 45 (16.67%) Content Management
19 43 (15.93%) Umbraco
20 41 (15.19%) MySQL
20 41 (15.19%) AngularJS
21 40 (14.81%) Web Services
21 40 (14.81%) XHTML
22 38 (14.07%) Microsoft
22 38 (14.07%) Ajax
23 36 (13.33%) Scrum
23 36 (13.33%) Visual Studio
24 35 (12.96%) Photoshop

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 50 (18.52%) WordPress
2 43 (15.93%) Umbraco
3 30 (11.11%) Sitecore CMS
4 23 (8.52%) SharePoint
5 20 (7.41%) Drupal
6 13 (4.81%) Joomla!
7 12 (4.44%) IIS
8 10 (3.70%) Oracle Service Bus
8 10 (3.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 10 (3.70%) WebLogic
9 9 (3.33%) Kentico
10 8 (2.96%) Sitefinity
11 7 (2.59%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 5 (1.85%) Apache
13 4 (1.48%) Node.js
13 4 (1.48%) WebSphere
14 3 (1.11%) Tomcat
14 3 (1.11%) JBoss
14 3 (1.11%) SharePoint 2010
15 2 (0.74%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 35 (12.96%) Photoshop
2 20 (7.41%) MS Excel
3 12 (4.44%) Adobe Illustrator
4 10 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (3.33%) MS Office
6 7 (2.59%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.74%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.37%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 27 (10.00%) Magento
2 11 (4.07%) Tridion
3 10 (3.70%) Oracle BPM
4 5 (1.85%) Shopify
5 3 (1.11%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.74%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.07%) Google Analytics
2 7 (2.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.11%) SaaS
4 2 (0.74%) GitHub
4 2 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.74%) Trello
4 2 (0.74%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 35 (12.96%) Internet
2 11 (4.07%) HTTP
3 4 (1.48%) Intranet
3 4 (1.48%) SSL
4 3 (1.11%) LAN
4 3 (1.11%) WAN
5 2 (0.74%) SSH
6 1 (0.37%) SMTP
6 1 (0.37%) DNS
6 1 (0.37%) SNMP
6 1 (0.37%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (20.74%) SQL Server
2 41 (15.19%) MySQL
3 17 (6.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (3.70%) Oracle Database
5 8 (2.96%) Crystal Reports
6 7 (2.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (1.85%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (1.48%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.37%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.37%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.37%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 36 (13.33%) Visual Studio
2 31 (11.48%) Git (software)
3 19 (7.04%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (4.07%) Dreamweaver
5 10 (3.70%) SoapUI
5 10 (3.70%) NUnit
5 10 (3.70%) JIRA
6 8 (2.96%) Grunt
6 8 (2.96%) Subversion
7 6 (2.22%) TeamCity
8 5 (1.85%) Octopus Deploy
9 3 (1.11%) MSTest
10 1 (0.37%) Selenium
10 1 (0.37%) Selenium IDE
10 1 (0.37%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.37%) Flash Builder
10 1 (0.37%) PHPUnit
10 1 (0.37%) Axure RP
10 1 (0.37%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 62 (22.96%) Marketing
2 26 (9.63%) Finance
3 9 (3.33%) Advertising
4 6 (2.22%) Law
4 6 (2.22%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.48%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.48%) Multimedia
6 2 (0.74%) Legal
6 2 (0.74%) Retail
7 1 (0.37%) Banking
7 1 (0.37%) Billing
7 1 (0.37%) Games
7 1 (0.37%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 201 (74.44%) Developer
2 56 (20.74%) PHP Developer
3 53 (19.63%) Web Developer
4 34 (12.59%) Front-End Developer
5 26 (9.63%) .NET Developer
6 23 (8.52%) PHP Web Developer
7 19 (7.04%) Junior
8 16 (5.93%) C# Developer
8 16 (5.93%) Architect
9 15 (5.56%) Junior Developer
9 15 (5.56%) Designer
10 11 (4.07%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 11 (4.07%) C# .NET Developer
11 10 (3.70%) Junior PHP Developer
11 10 (3.70%) Software Developer
11 10 (3.70%) Analyst
12 9 (3.33%) Administrator
12 9 (3.33%) Senior Developer
12 9 (3.33%) Oracle Architect
12 9 (3.33%) Middleware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 196 (72.59%) HTML
2 187 (69.26%) CSS
3 140 (51.85%) jQuery
4 94 (34.81%) HTML5
5 80 (29.63%) .NET
6 63 (23.33%) ASP.NET
7 52 (19.26%) CSS3
8 41 (15.19%) AngularJS
9 40 (14.81%) Web Services
9 40 (14.81%) XHTML
10 38 (14.07%) Ajax
11 27 (10.00%) XML
12 26 (9.63%) Sass
12 26 (9.63%) .NET Framework
13 25 (9.26%) LESS
14 23 (8.52%) XSLT
15 22 (8.15%) WCF
16 17 (6.30%) WinForms
17 15 (5.56%) Entity Framework
18 14 (5.19%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 60 (22.22%) User Experience
2 26 (9.63%) Social Media
2 26 (9.63%) W3C
3 14 (5.19%) Mobile App
4 10 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (2.96%) Management Information System
6 7 (2.59%) Graphic Design
7 5 (1.85%) Animation
7 5 (1.85%) Computer Science
8 4 (1.48%) Visualisation
8 4 (1.48%) Hybrid Cloud
8 4 (1.48%) Video Editing
8 4 (1.48%) IVR
9 3 (1.11%) Blog
9 3 (1.11%) FMCG
9 3 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.74%) RIA
10 2 (0.74%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.74%) Copywriting
10 2 (0.74%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 28 (10.37%) Linux
2 21 (7.78%) Windows
3 6 (2.22%) Windows Mobile
4 4 (1.48%) Apple iOS
4 4 (1.48%) Android
5 2 (0.74%) UNIX
6 1 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (29.26%) MVC
1 79 (29.26%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (21.11%) Web Development
3 51 (18.89%) E-Commerce
4 45 (16.67%) Content Management
5 36 (13.33%) Scrum
6 35 (12.96%) OO
7 33 (12.22%) Web Design
8 31 (11.48%) SEO
9 29 (10.74%) SDLC
10 25 (9.26%) CRM
11 22 (8.15%) Digital Marketing
12 21 (7.78%) Email Marketing
13 18 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design
14 17 (6.30%) Analytics
14 17 (6.30%) TDD
15 16 (5.93%) Pay per click
16 15 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
16 15 (5.56%) Web Marketing
17 14 (5.19%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 160 (59.26%) JavaScript
2 94 (34.81%) PHP
3 74 (27.41%) C#
4 72 (26.67%) SQL
5 14 (5.19%) PHP5
5 14 (5.19%) Java
6 11 (4.07%) PL/SQL
7 9 (3.33%) VBScript
8 5 (1.85%) T-SQL
9 4 (1.48%) Delphi
10 3 (1.11%) XPath
10 3 (1.11%) VB
10 3 (1.11%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.37%) C++
11 1 (0.37%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.37%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.37%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 27 (10.00%) Degree
2 3 (1.11%) ISTQB
2 3 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (1.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (0.74%) Chartered Engineer
3 2 (0.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.37%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.48%) QA
2 2 (0.74%) SLA
2 2 (0.74%) WCAG
2 2 (0.74%) WAI
3 1 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.37%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.37%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 38 (14.07%) Microsoft
2 30 (11.11%) Sitecore
3 29 (10.74%) Adobe
4 28 (10.37%) Salesforce.com
5 23 (8.52%) Google
6 16 (5.93%) Zend
7 15 (5.56%) EPiServer
8 14 (5.19%) Oracle
9 11 (4.07%) Twitter
10 10 (3.70%) Stellent
11 6 (2.22%) Apigee
12 5 (1.85%) Facebook
13 4 (1.48%) DevExpress
14 3 (1.11%) Alterian
14 3 (1.11%) SAP
14 3 (1.11%) Ektron
14 3 (1.11%) hybris
15 2 (0.74%) Eloqua
15 2 (0.74%) LexisNexis
15 2 (0.74%) PayPal
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