The table below looks at the statistics for CMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 160 82 91
Rank change year-on-year
-78 +9
Permanent jobs citing CMS 91 182 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.48% 3.14% 2.79%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.54% 16.18% 12.47%
Number of salaries quoted 85 153 134
Average salary £35,000 £32,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -5.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £40,000 £42,500
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 South West region.

Application Platforms Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1392 1125 1227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 22.68% 19.43% 22.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1173 960 1065
Average salary £36,500 £36,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.38% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

CMS Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

CMS
Salary Trend in the South West

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

CMS Salary Trend in the South West

CMS
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CMS across the South West region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

CMS Salary Histogram in the South West

CMS
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CMS within the South West region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
Bristol -41 34 £36,000 +2.85% 4
Gloucestershire -1 22 £41,250 +23.13% 1
Dorset -26 15 £32,500 +10.16% 3
Wiltshire -41 9 £30,000 +5.26% 2
Somerset -4 4 £36,250 +20.83% 3
Devon -7 3 £23,250 +3.33%
CMS
England

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the South 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.

1 228 (87.69%) HTML
2 212 (81.54%) CSS
3 205 (78.85%) JavaScript
4 129 (49.62%) jQuery
5 114 (43.85%) PHP
6 104 (40.00%) MVC
7 103 (39.62%) .NET
8 83 (31.92%) MySQL
9 81 (31.15%) WordPress
10 73 (28.08%) Drupal
11 72 (27.69%) Web Development
11 72 (27.69%) C#
12 67 (25.77%) HTML5
13 61 (23.46%) Agile Software Development
13 61 (23.46%) AngularJS
14 60 (23.08%) CSS3
15 58 (22.31%) ASP.NET
16 56 (21.54%) Magento
17 55 (21.15%) Joomla!
17 55 (21.15%) SQL Server
18 53 (20.38%) Zend
19 52 (20.00%) CakePHP
20 50 (19.23%) Responsive Web Design
21 48 (18.46%) Umbraco
21 48 (18.46%) E-Commerce
22 45 (17.31%) OO
22 45 (17.31%) Git (software)
23 43 (16.54%) OOP
23 43 (16.54%) Content Management
24 40 (15.38%) Web Design

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the South 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 81 (31.15%) WordPress
2 73 (28.08%) Drupal
3 55 (21.15%) Joomla!
4 48 (18.46%) Umbraco
5 20 (7.69%) Apache
6 12 (4.62%) Kentico
7 11 (4.23%) Sitecore CMS
8 10 (3.85%) SharePoint
9 9 (3.46%) Moodle
10 8 (3.08%) IIS
11 7 (2.69%) Sitefinity
11 7 (2.69%) DNN
12 5 (1.92%) concrete5
13 4 (1.54%) Node.js
13 4 (1.54%) ExpressionEngine
14 3 (1.15%) ColdFusion
15 2 (0.77%) SilverStripe
16 1 (0.38%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 24 (9.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 23 (8.85%) Photoshop
3 12 (4.62%) Adobe Illustrator
4 8 (3.08%) InDesign
5 6 (2.31%) MS Excel
6 5 (1.92%) MS Visio
6 5 (1.92%) MS Project
7 3 (1.15%) Maya
7 3 (1.15%) 3ds Max
8 2 (0.77%) RoboHelp
8 2 (0.77%) XMetaL
9 1 (0.38%) GIMP
9 1 (0.38%) Fireworks
9 1 (0.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 56 (21.54%) Magento
2 1 (0.38%) Tridion
2 1 (0.38%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.46%) SaaS
2 6 (2.31%) Google Analytics
3 3 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.23%) Internet
2 7 (2.69%) WAN
3 2 (0.77%) IMAP
3 2 (0.77%) HTTP
4 1 (0.38%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (31.92%) MySQL
2 55 (21.15%) SQL Server
3 21 (8.08%) PostgreSQL
4 17 (6.54%) MongoDB
5 8 (3.08%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (1.15%) Azure SQL Database
6 3 (1.15%) MariaDB
7 1 (0.38%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 45 (17.31%) Git (software)
2 17 (6.54%) Subversion
3 15 (5.77%) Visual Studio
4 13 (5.00%) Dreamweaver
5 11 (4.23%) JIRA
6 10 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.38%) PHPUnit
7 1 (0.38%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 1 (0.38%) Selenium
General
1 35 (13.46%) Marketing
2 17 (6.54%) Multimedia
3 15 (5.77%) Advertising
4 6 (2.31%) Finance
5 5 (1.92%) Military
6 4 (1.54%) Games
7 3 (1.15%) Legal
8 2 (0.77%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.77%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.77%) Banking
8 2 (0.77%) Retail
9 1 (0.38%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 214 (82.31%) Developer
2 98 (37.69%) Web Developer
3 49 (18.85%) Front-End Developer
4 42 (16.15%) PHP Developer
5 38 (14.62%) Senior Developer
6 30 (11.54%) .NET Developer
7 23 (8.85%) C# Developer
8 21 (8.08%) Junior
9 20 (7.69%) PHP Web Developer
10 19 (7.31%) Senior Front-End Developer
11 18 (6.92%) Designer
12 16 (6.15%) Web Designer
12 16 (6.15%) C# .NET Developer
13 15 (5.77%) Project Manager
14 14 (5.38%) Junior Developer
15 13 (5.00%) Lead Developer
16 10 (3.85%) PHP MySQL Developer
16 10 (3.85%) Front-End Web Developer
17 9 (3.46%) .NET Web Developer
17 9 (3.46%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 228 (87.69%) HTML
2 212 (81.54%) CSS
3 129 (49.62%) jQuery
4 103 (39.62%) .NET
5 67 (25.77%) HTML5
6 61 (23.46%) AngularJS
7 60 (23.08%) CSS3
8 58 (22.31%) ASP.NET
9 52 (20.00%) CakePHP
10 37 (14.23%) XML
11 29 (11.15%) Laravel
12 25 (9.62%) LAMP
12 25 (9.62%) Sass
13 24 (9.23%) Symfony
14 23 (8.85%) ASP.NET MVC
15 22 (8.46%) Ajax
16 19 (7.31%) Web Services
17 18 (6.92%) XHTML
18 13 (5.00%) .NET Framework
18 13 (5.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 40 (15.38%) User Experience
2 16 (6.15%) Mobile App
3 10 (3.85%) Social Media
3 10 (3.85%) Social Network
4 9 (3.46%) Graphic Design
4 9 (3.46%) Digital Media
5 7 (2.69%) Computer Science
6 6 (2.31%) SCORM
6 6 (2.31%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (2.31%) Learning Management System
7 4 (1.54%) Visualisation
7 4 (1.54%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.15%) Physics
8 3 (1.15%) Chemistry
8 3 (1.15%) Data Integration
8 3 (1.15%) E-Learning
8 3 (1.15%) Blog
8 3 (1.15%) Web 2.0
8 3 (1.15%) Smartphone
8 3 (1.15%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 20 (7.69%) Linux
2 13 (5.00%) Windows
3 5 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (1.54%) Mac OS X
4 4 (1.54%) Android
5 2 (0.77%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.38%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.38%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (40.00%) MVC
2 72 (27.69%) Web Development
3 61 (23.46%) Agile Software Development
4 50 (19.23%) Responsive Web Design
5 48 (18.46%) E-Commerce
6 45 (17.31%) OO
7 43 (16.54%) OOP
7 43 (16.54%) Content Management
8 40 (15.38%) Web Design
9 26 (10.00%) SEO
10 20 (7.69%) Scrum
11 15 (5.77%) OO PHP
12 14 (5.38%) Software Engineering
12 14 (5.38%) Project Management
13 13 (5.00%) PRINCE2
13 13 (5.00%) Time Management
14 12 (4.62%) CRM
15 10 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
15 10 (3.85%) Mobile Development
16 9 (3.46%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 205 (78.85%) JavaScript
2 114 (43.85%) PHP
3 72 (27.69%) C#
4 33 (12.69%) SQL
5 18 (6.92%) PHP5
6 15 (5.77%) VB.NET
7 10 (3.85%) C
8 7 (2.69%) Java
9 3 (1.15%) Ruby
10 2 (0.77%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.38%) Python
Qualifications
1 32 (12.31%) Degree
2 6 (2.31%) SC Cleared
2 6 (2.31%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.08%) QA
2 2 (0.77%) WAI
Systems Management
1 5 (1.92%) Puppet
1 5 (1.92%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.38%) Webmin
Vendors
1 53 (20.38%) Zend
2 28 (10.77%) Adobe
3 27 (10.38%) Microsoft
4 17 (6.54%) Facebook
5 11 (4.23%) Sitecore
6 8 (3.08%) Google
7 6 (2.31%) Kenexa
8 5 (1.92%) WorldPay
8 5 (1.92%) Twitter
9 2 (0.77%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.38%) Appcelerator
10 1 (0.38%) Salesforce.com
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum, Benefits generous benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 35,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Taunton
Computer Futures
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Redwood Recruitment
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Taunton
Computer Futures
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Taunton
Computer Futures
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
The People Network
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Wiltshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £320 - £400 per day
Posted: 23 days ago