The table below looks at the statistics for CMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 87 61 58
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -3
Permanent jobs citing CMS 9 26 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.75% 2.83% 3.33%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.81% 13.13% 16.41%
Number of salaries quoted 7 23 31
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £22,221
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £42,900 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
CMS
Wales

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

Application Platforms Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
236 198 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 19.68% 21.55% 20.29%
Number of salaries quoted 212 149 188
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £33,030
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +16.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £22,221
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

CMS Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

CMS
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

CMS Salary Trend in South Wales

CMS
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CMS across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

CMS Salary Histogram in South Wales

CMS
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CMS within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Cardiff -14 4 £39,500 +28.45%
Caerphilly -2 2 - -
Bridgend - 2 £26,250 -
Newport - 1 £30,000 -
CMS
Wales

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 23 (63.89%) Microsoft
2 20 (55.56%) .NET
3 18 (50.00%) HTML
4 16 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 16 (44.44%) SQL Server
4 16 (44.44%) CSS
5 12 (33.33%) SQL
5 12 (33.33%) Windows
5 12 (33.33%) .NET Framework
6 11 (30.56%) C#
7 8 (22.22%) Management Information System
7 8 (22.22%) MVC
7 8 (22.22%) Commerce Server
7 8 (22.22%) Internet
7 8 (22.22%) Active Directory
7 8 (22.22%) HP
7 8 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (22.22%) PHP
7 8 (22.22%) ASP.NET
7 8 (22.22%) IIS
7 8 (22.22%) ITIL
7 8 (22.22%) MCP
7 8 (22.22%) MCSE
7 8 (22.22%) DNS
7 8 (22.22%) Cisco
7 8 (22.22%) Load Balancing
7 8 (22.22%) VMware
7 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (22.22%) Hyper-V
8 6 (16.67%) MS Excel

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 8 (22.22%) IIS
1 8 (22.22%) Commerce Server
2 6 (16.67%) Umbraco
2 6 (16.67%) WordPress
3 5 (13.89%) Sitecore CMS
3 5 (13.89%) Joomla!
3 5 (13.89%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.78%) Node.js
4 1 (2.78%) concrete5
Applications
1 6 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.33%) Photoshop
3 2 (5.56%) MS Office
3 2 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (5.56%) GIMP
4 1 (2.78%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (2.78%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.78%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.22%) DNS
1 8 (22.22%) Internet
2 5 (13.89%) Intranet
3 4 (11.11%) Firewall
3 4 (11.11%) NAS
3 4 (11.11%) SAN
3 4 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.78%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.89%) MySQL
3 4 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (5.56%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 6 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (11.11%) MSTest
3 1 (2.78%) StyleCop
General
1 6 (16.67%) Advertising
2 4 (11.11%) Finance
3 3 (8.33%) Law
3 3 (8.33%) Marketing
4 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (55.56%) Developer
2 9 (25.00%) Web Developer
3 7 (19.44%) Analyst
3 7 (19.44%) 2nd Line Support
4 6 (16.67%) .NET Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) Support Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) Support Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Sitecore Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Senior Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Web Designer
7 2 (5.56%) Database Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Designer
7 2 (5.56%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Marketing Executive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (55.56%) .NET
2 18 (50.00%) HTML
3 16 (44.44%) CSS
4 12 (33.33%) .NET Framework
5 8 (22.22%) ASP.NET
6 6 (16.67%) WCF
6 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (13.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 5 (13.89%) jQuery
7 5 (13.89%) HTML5
8 4 (11.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 4 (11.11%) WPF
8 4 (11.11%) Silverlight
8 4 (11.11%) Sass
9 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (2.78%) RESTful
10 1 (2.78%) CSS3
10 1 (2.78%) Backbone.js
10 1 (2.78%) Web Services
10 1 (2.78%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 4 (11.11%) Replication
3 2 (5.56%) Graphic Design
3 2 (5.56%) Copywriting
3 2 (5.56%) Blog
3 2 (5.56%) Social Network
4 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (33.33%) Windows
2 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.22%) ITIL
1 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (22.22%) MVC
1 8 (22.22%) Load Balancing
2 6 (16.67%) TDD
3 5 (13.89%) Content Management
4 4 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 4 (11.11%) E-Commerce
4 4 (11.11%) SOA
4 4 (11.11%) MVVM
4 4 (11.11%) High Availability
4 4 (11.11%) Unit Testing
5 3 (8.33%) Time Management
5 3 (8.33%) Web Development
5 3 (8.33%) Email Marketing
5 3 (8.33%) SEO
6 2 (5.56%) Web Design
6 2 (5.56%) CRM
6 2 (5.56%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (5.56%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 16 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 12 (33.33%) SQL
3 11 (30.56%) C#
4 8 (22.22%) PHP
5 5 (13.89%) Java
6 4 (11.11%) XAML
7 1 (2.78%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 8 (22.22%) MCP
1 8 (22.22%) MCSE
1 8 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (11.11%) SAP Certification
3 2 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) ISO 9001
1 4 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (22.22%) Active Directory
1 8 (22.22%) Hyper-V
2 4 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (11.11%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 23 (63.89%) Microsoft
2 8 (22.22%) Cisco
2 8 (22.22%) HP
2 8 (22.22%) VMware
3 5 (13.89%) Sitecore
4 4 (11.11%) EPiServer
4 4 (11.11%) LexisNexis
4 4 (11.11%) Citrix
4 4 (11.11%) Veritas
4 4 (11.11%) Symantec
4 4 (11.11%) SAP
5 3 (8.33%) Adobe
5 3 (8.33%) Twitter
6 2 (5.56%) Google