The table below looks at the statistics for CMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 54 62 52
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -10
Permanent jobs citing CMS 8 7 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.51% 1.19% 2.78%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.70% 10.94% 15.91%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 14
Average salary £38,000 £20,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+90.00% -60.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
CMS
West Midlands

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

Application Platforms Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
92 64 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 17.39% 10.85% 17.46%
Number of salaries quoted 90 52 76
Average salary £34,000 £25,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.00% -26.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,978 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £37,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

CMS Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

CMS
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

CMS Salary Trend in Staffordshire

CMS
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CMS across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

CMS Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

CMS
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CMS within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 29 January 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
Stoke-on-Trent +4 4 £34,000 +88.88%
Lichfield - 2 £43,000 -
Burton-upon-Trent - 1 £37,500 -
Tamworth - 1 £40,000 -
CMS
West Midlands

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 15 (100.00%) HTML
2 14 (93.33%) JavaScript
2 14 (93.33%) CSS
3 13 (86.67%) HTML5
4 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (46.67%) Web Development
5 7 (46.67%) jQuery
6 6 (40.00%) Information Security
6 6 (40.00%) Flash
6 6 (40.00%) ActionScript
6 6 (40.00%) PHP
6 6 (40.00%) MySQL
6 6 (40.00%) QA
6 6 (40.00%) Ajax
6 6 (40.00%) CSS3
6 6 (40.00%) Mentoring
7 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (33.33%) People Management
7 5 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (33.33%) Automated Testing
7 5 (33.33%) Refactoring
7 5 (33.33%) Computer Science
7 5 (33.33%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 5 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (33.33%) Git (software)
7 5 (33.33%) PHP5
7 5 (33.33%) SaaS
7 5 (33.33%) OOP
7 5 (33.33%) OO
7 5 (33.33%) Eclipse

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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.

Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) MySQL
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 5 (33.33%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (6.67%) Retail
1 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Developer
2 7 (46.67%) Senior Developer
3 6 (40.00%) Web Developer
3 6 (40.00%) Senior Web Developer
4 5 (33.33%) Lead Developer
5 2 (13.33%) .NET Developer
6 1 (6.67%) C# Developer
6 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (6.67%) PHP Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior PHP Developer
6 1 (6.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (6.67%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) HTML
2 14 (93.33%) CSS
3 13 (86.67%) HTML5
4 7 (46.67%) jQuery
5 6 (40.00%) Flash
5 6 (40.00%) Ajax
5 6 (40.00%) CSS3
6 3 (20.00%) .NET
6 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
7 1 (6.67%) WCF
7 1 (6.67%) LAMP
7 1 (6.67%) ADO.NET
7 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Data Extraction
2 1 (6.67%) Clustering
2 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Android
2 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
2 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) Web Development
3 6 (40.00%) Information Security
3 6 (40.00%) Mentoring
4 5 (33.33%) People Management
4 5 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (33.33%) Automated Testing
4 5 (33.33%) Refactoring
4 5 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (33.33%) OOP
4 5 (33.33%) OO
4 5 (33.33%) Configuration Management
5 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce
6 2 (13.33%) Time Management
7 1 (6.67%) Content Management
7 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
7 1 (6.67%) Product Management
7 1 (6.67%) Project Management
7 1 (6.67%) SOA
7 1 (6.67%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) JavaScript
2 6 (40.00%) ActionScript
2 6 (40.00%) PHP
3 5 (33.33%) PHP5
4 2 (13.33%) C#
4 2 (13.33%) SQL
5 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (40.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) VMware