The table below looks at the statistics for CMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 126 104 124
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +20
Permanent jobs citing CMS 47 61 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.41% 1.65% 1.09%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.46% 7.38% 5.57%
Number of salaries quoted 33 40 22
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -9.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £28,500 £26,850
10% offered a salary of more than £42,300 £45,000 £51,800
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
CMS
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Application Platforms Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
630 826 592
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 18.90% 22.33% 19.49%
Number of salaries quoted 412 507 377
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,500 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £56,500 £55,125
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CMS across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

CMS Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

CMS
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CMS across the Scotland region.

CMS Salary Trend in Scotland

CMS
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CMS across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

CMS Salary Histogram in Scotland

CMS
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CMS within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
Edinburgh -18 26 £34,500 -1.42% 7
Glasgow +2 16 £36,250 -12.12% 7
Aberdeen +10 1 £29,000 - 1
Stirling - 1 £32,500 -
CMS
UK

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 63 (65.63%) HTML
2 59 (61.46%) CSS
3 56 (58.33%) JavaScript
4 36 (37.50%) jQuery
5 33 (34.38%) Java
5 33 (34.38%) .NET
6 31 (32.29%) PHP
6 31 (32.29%) Agile Software Development
7 26 (27.08%) XML
7 26 (27.08%) Web Development
8 24 (25.00%) Content Management
9 23 (23.96%) Apache
9 23 (23.96%) Tomcat
10 21 (21.88%) MySQL
10 21 (21.88%) Open Source
11 19 (19.79%) SQL
11 19 (19.79%) SOAP
11 19 (19.79%) C#
12 18 (18.75%) JSP
12 18 (18.75%) Spring
12 18 (18.75%) Hibernate
12 18 (18.75%) Finance
13 16 (16.67%) Web Services
13 16 (16.67%) Oracle
13 16 (16.67%) SQL Server
13 16 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 15 (15.63%) Umbraco
14 15 (15.63%) HTML5
14 15 (15.63%) RESTful
14 15 (15.63%) Marketing

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 23 (23.96%) Apache
1 23 (23.96%) Tomcat
2 15 (15.63%) Umbraco
3 12 (12.50%) Node.js
4 8 (8.33%) Drupal
5 7 (7.29%) WordPress
6 4 (4.17%) SharePoint
6 4 (4.17%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 4 (4.17%) JBoss
7 3 (3.13%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (2.08%) Sitefinity
8 2 (2.08%) IIS
8 2 (2.08%) Documentum
8 2 (2.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (2.08%) FileNet
8 2 (2.08%) Joomla!
9 1 (1.04%) Content Management Server
9 1 (1.04%) MTS
9 1 (1.04%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (1.04%) Magnolia
Applications
1 4 (4.17%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.13%) Photoshop
3 2 (2.08%) MS Office
3 2 (2.08%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.04%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (7.29%) Magento
2 2 (2.08%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.13%) Google Analytics
2 2 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.08%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.17%) HTTP
2 2 (2.08%) Internet
2 2 (2.08%) MPLS
2 2 (2.08%) PBX
2 2 (2.08%) VoIP
2 2 (2.08%) WAN
3 1 (1.04%) PSTN
3 1 (1.04%) ISDN
3 1 (1.04%) LAN
3 1 (1.04%) IP Telephony
3 1 (1.04%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (21.88%) MySQL
2 16 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 15 (15.63%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (7.29%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.08%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.04%) MS Access
6 1 (1.04%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 13 (13.54%) Git (software)
2 12 (12.50%) Subversion
3 7 (7.29%) JUnit
3 7 (7.29%) HttpUnit
3 7 (7.29%) JMeter
4 4 (4.17%) Maven
5 3 (3.13%) TeamCity
5 3 (3.13%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.08%) WebStorm
6 2 (2.08%) Grunt
6 2 (2.08%) gulp
6 2 (2.08%) PHPUnit
7 1 (1.04%) FindBugs
7 1 (1.04%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.04%) Selenium
7 1 (1.04%) Checkstyle
7 1 (1.04%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.04%) Eclipse
General
1 18 (18.75%) Finance
2 15 (15.63%) Marketing
3 4 (4.17%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.08%) Banking
5 1 (1.04%) Retail
5 1 (1.04%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.04%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 71 (73.96%) Developer
2 31 (32.29%) Web Developer
3 16 (16.67%) Front-End Developer
4 11 (11.46%) Front-End Web Developer
5 10 (10.42%) Java Developer
6 9 (9.38%) .NET Developer
7 7 (7.29%) Development Manager
7 7 (7.29%) Senior Developer
8 6 (6.25%) Analyst
8 6 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (6.25%) PHP Developer
8 6 (6.25%) Java Web Developer
8 6 (6.25%) AWS Developer
9 5 (5.21%) Head of Development
9 5 (5.21%) Senior Web Developer
10 4 (4.17%) Content Manager
11 3 (3.13%) Designer
11 3 (3.13%) Software Developer
11 3 (3.13%) Applications Developer
11 3 (3.13%) Website Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (65.63%) HTML
2 59 (61.46%) CSS
3 36 (37.50%) jQuery
4 33 (34.38%) .NET
5 26 (27.08%) XML
6 19 (19.79%) SOAP
7 18 (18.75%) JSP
7 18 (18.75%) Hibernate
7 18 (18.75%) Spring
8 16 (16.67%) Web Services
8 16 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 15 (15.63%) J2EE
9 15 (15.63%) ASP.NET
9 15 (15.63%) RESTful
9 15 (15.63%) HTML5
10 14 (14.58%) CSS3
10 14 (14.58%) JPA
11 13 (13.54%) Ruby on Rails
11 13 (13.54%) AngularJS
12 10 (10.42%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.50%) User Experience
2 7 (7.29%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.25%) Mobile App
4 5 (5.21%) W3C
5 3 (3.13%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.08%) Social Media
6 2 (2.08%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.08%) Handset
7 1 (1.04%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.04%) Graphic Design
7 1 (1.04%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.42%) Linux
2 5 (5.21%) Android
2 5 (5.21%) Apple iOS
3 4 (4.17%) Windows
4 3 (3.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (32.29%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (27.08%) Web Development
3 24 (25.00%) Content Management
4 21 (21.88%) Open Source
5 12 (12.50%) Web Application Development
5 12 (12.50%) MVC
5 12 (12.50%) E-Commerce
6 11 (11.46%) Enterprise Content Management
6 11 (11.46%) Responsive Web Design
7 10 (10.42%) CRM
8 9 (9.38%) OO
9 7 (7.29%) TDD
9 7 (7.29%) Mentoring
10 6 (6.25%) SDLC
10 6 (6.25%) Project Management
10 6 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (5.21%) Unit Testing
11 5 (5.21%) SEO
11 5 (5.21%) Separation of Concerns
11 5 (5.21%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 56 (58.33%) JavaScript
2 33 (34.38%) Java
3 31 (32.29%) PHP
4 19 (19.79%) C#
4 19 (19.79%) SQL
5 13 (13.54%) Perl
5 13 (13.54%) Ruby
5 13 (13.54%) Bash Shell
6 2 (2.08%) VB
7 1 (1.04%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.04%) VBA
7 1 (1.04%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (10.42%) Degree
2 1 (1.04%) CCNA
2 1 (1.04%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.21%) QA
2 1 (1.04%) SLA
Systems Management
1 6 (6.25%) TeamSite
2 2 (2.08%) Ansible
Vendors
1 16 (16.67%) Oracle
2 14 (14.58%) Alterian
3 6 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 4 (4.17%) Adobe
4 4 (4.17%) Avaya
4 4 (4.17%) Zend
5 3 (3.13%) Sitecore
6 2 (2.08%) Polycom
7 1 (1.04%) Acme Packet
7 1 (1.04%) Facebook
7 1 (1.04%) Twitter
7 1 (1.04%) Verint
7 1 (1.04%) EPiServer
7 1 (1.04%) Google
7 1 (1.04%) BT
7 1 (1.04%) ION Trading
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