The table below looks at the statistics for CMS skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 202 173 121
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -52
Permanent jobs citing CMS 1554 2038 2845
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.71% 1.92% 2.48%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.44% 10.16% 12.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1349 1748 2440
Median salary £40,000 £40,673 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.65% +1.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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

Application Platforms Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
16455 20053 23523
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.12% 18.88% 20.51%
Number of salaries quoted 13774 16791 19684
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CMS
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing CMS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

CMS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

CMS
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CMS within the UK.

CMS Salary Trend in the UK

CMS
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CMS over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 within the UK.

CMS Salary Histogram in the UK

CMS
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CMS within the UK over the 3 months to 5 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -27 1466 £40,000 -4.76% 248
London -2 634 £51,500 +3.00% 112
South East -42 231 £40,000 +5.26% 40
South West +11 120 £35,000 -16.66% 19
City of London +27 118 £55,000 +4.76% 20
West Midlands +17 115 £35,000 - 22
East of England +13 112 £40,000 +23.07% 14
North West -66 94 £34,500 -8.00% 20
Yorkshire -32 92 £30,764 -12.10% 11
West Yorkshire -10 76 £32,250 -7.85% 9
Hertfordshire +57 70 £55,000 +73.22% 5
Manchester -69 63 £32,500 -18.75% 10
Leeds -19 62 £32,250 -7.85% 8
Bristol +9 60 £40,000 -5.88% 9
Berkshire +17 53 £53,750 +34.37% 16
Scotland +10 51 £37,500 +7.14% 7
Hampshire -35 49 £37,500 +7.14% 7
East Midlands +9 48 £31,000 -10.79% 8
Oxfordshire +20 37 £45,000 +9.09% 2
St Albans +26 34 £55,000 +100.00% 4
Basingstoke +22 32 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Surrey -4 29 £41,250 -2.94% 7
Dorset +18 27 £35,000 -10.82% 7
Edinburgh +9 25 £37,250 -0.66% 4
Birmingham -16 25 £35,000 -12.50% 2
West Sussex +34 21 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Warwickshire +28 21 £33,000 +23.36% 7
Herefordshire - 20 £40,000 - 1
Bournemouth +16 18 £36,000 -4.00% 4
North East +1 18 £35,000 +14.91% 1

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, IT jobs citing CMS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for CMS.

1 1891 (56.08%) HTML
2 1771 (52.52%) JavaScript
3 1760 (52.19%) CSS
4 1329 (39.41%) .NET
5 1307 (38.76%) Agile Software Development
6 1264 (37.49%) Web Development
7 1145 (33.96%) C#
8 1055 (31.29%) Content Management
9 998 (29.60%) MVC
10 986 (29.24%) ASP.NET
11 937 (27.79%) jQuery
12 867 (25.71%) SQL Server
13 822 (24.38%) HTML5
14 657 (19.48%) PHP
15 622 (18.45%) CSS3
16 608 (18.03%) Marketing
17 602 (17.85%) E-Commerce
18 594 (17.62%) SQL
18 594 (17.62%) User Experience
19 586 (17.38%) Microsoft
20 575 (17.05%) Umbraco
21 564 (16.73%) Git (software)
22 526 (15.60%) AngularJS
23 493 (14.62%) Finance
24 480 (14.23%) ASP.NET MVC
25 471 (13.97%) Front End Development
26 470 (13.94%) Scrum
27 448 (13.29%) Java
28 444 (13.17%) TDD
29 433 (12.84%) Sitecore CMS

CMS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 575 (17.05%) Umbraco
2 433 (12.84%) Sitecore CMS
3 411 (12.19%) WordPress
4 289 (8.57%) Drupal
5 216 (6.41%) IIS
6 146 (4.33%) SharePoint
7 124 (3.68%) Kentico
8 112 (3.32%) Apache
9 95 (2.82%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 89 (2.64%) Joomla!
11 88 (2.61%) Tomcat
12 74 (2.19%) Sitefinity
13 53 (1.57%) EPiServer CMS
13 53 (1.57%) nginx
14 52 (1.54%) WebSphere
15 50 (1.48%) Alfresco
16 44 (1.30%) Confluence
17 42 (1.25%) DNN
18 39 (1.16%) Elasticsearch
18 39 (1.16%) Immediacy CMS
Applications
1 265 (7.86%) MS Excel
2 196 (5.81%) Photoshop
3 85 (2.52%) Adobe Illustrator
4 75 (2.22%) MS Office
5 66 (1.96%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 42 (1.25%) MS Visio
7 41 (1.22%) MS PowerPoint
8 33 (0.98%) Fireworks
9 24 (0.71%) OmniGraffle
10 22 (0.65%) MS Project
11 10 (0.30%) FrameMaker
12 9 (0.27%) Adobe After Effects
12 9 (0.27%) GIMP
12 9 (0.27%) InDesign
12 9 (0.27%) Maya
13 8 (0.24%) 3ds Max
14 5 (0.15%) Adobe Captivate
14 5 (0.15%) InVision
15 1 (0.030%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 210 (6.23%) Magento
2 49 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
3 30 (0.89%) Adobe Campaign
4 29 (0.86%) OpenCart
4 29 (0.86%) Oracle Cash Management
4 29 (0.86%) Payment Gateway
5 23 (0.68%) Shopify
6 16 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
7 10 (0.30%) osCommerce
7 10 (0.30%) SDL Web 8
8 7 (0.21%) Oracle BPM
8 7 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
9 6 (0.18%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
9 6 (0.18%) VisionPLUS
10 5 (0.15%) Eloqua
10 5 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 5 (0.15%) WebTrends
11 4 (0.12%) CubeCart
12 2 (0.059%) SAP hybris
12 2 (0.059%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 151 (4.48%) Google Analytics
2 148 (4.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 141 (4.18%) Amazon AWS
4 68 (2.02%) SaaS
5 46 (1.36%) GitHub
6 36 (1.07%) AdWords
7 30 (0.89%) Basecamp
8 22 (0.65%) Amazon S3
9 21 (0.62%) Amazon EC2
10 20 (0.59%) Sage Pay
11 16 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
12 14 (0.42%) Adobe Analytics
12 14 (0.42%) MailChimp
13 11 (0.33%) Amazon ELB
13 11 (0.33%) Office 365
13 11 (0.33%) Route 53
14 10 (0.30%) Slack
15 9 (0.27%) Force.com
16 8 (0.24%) Lucidchart
16 8 (0.24%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 216 (6.41%) Internet
2 141 (4.18%) Intranet
3 64 (1.90%) SSL
4 54 (1.60%) TCP/IP
5 51 (1.51%) Firewall
6 50 (1.48%) DNS
7 45 (1.33%) HTTP
8 17 (0.50%) FTP
9 15 (0.44%) VoIP
10 14 (0.42%) Skype
11 12 (0.36%) LAN
12 11 (0.33%) SAN
13 10 (0.30%) HTTPS
14 9 (0.27%) Extranet
14 9 (0.27%) VPN
15 8 (0.24%) LDAP
16 7 (0.21%) SMTP
17 6 (0.18%) MPLS
18 5 (0.15%) DAB
18 5 (0.15%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 867 (25.71%) SQL Server
2 395 (11.71%) MySQL
3 140 (4.15%) Relational Database
4 139 (4.12%) SQL Server 2014
5 131 (3.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 120 (3.56%) NoSQL
7 108 (3.20%) SQL Server 2008
8 94 (2.79%) SQL Server 2012
9 55 (1.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 49 (1.45%) MongoDB
11 47 (1.39%) RDBMS
12 45 (1.33%) Big Data
13 42 (1.25%) Redis
14 32 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
15 30 (0.89%) Oracle Database
16 25 (0.74%) PostgreSQL
16 25 (0.74%) SQL Server 2005
17 18 (0.53%) Amazon RDS
17 18 (0.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 17 (0.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 564 (16.73%) Git (software)
2 340 (10.08%) Visual Studio
3 210 (6.23%) Team Foundation Server
4 197 (5.84%) Subversion
5 163 (4.83%) JIRA
6 147 (4.36%) Jenkins
7 113 (3.35%) Grunt
8 96 (2.85%) Selenium
9 86 (2.55%) gulp
10 76 (2.25%) Maven
10 76 (2.25%) TeamCity
11 43 (1.28%) Dreamweaver
12 36 (1.07%) JMeter
13 33 (0.98%) Bower
14 31 (0.92%) WebDriver
15 30 (0.89%) Octopus Deploy
16 28 (0.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 26 (0.77%) Cucumber
18 25 (0.74%) Axure RP
18 25 (0.74%) NUnit
General
1 608 (18.03%) Marketing
2 493 (14.62%) Finance
3 192 (5.69%) Retail
4 161 (4.77%) Publishing
5 101 (3.00%) Advertising
6 92 (2.73%) Banking
7 73 (2.16%) Games
8 66 (1.96%) Telecoms
9 61 (1.81%) Legal
9 61 (1.81%) Manufacturing
10 41 (1.22%) Pharmaceutical
11 33 (0.98%) Law
12 31 (0.92%) Multimedia
13 25 (0.74%) Electronics
14 22 (0.65%) Automotive
15 15 (0.44%) Military
16 13 (0.39%) Back Office
17 10 (0.30%) Online Betting
18 8 (0.24%) Financial Institution
19 7 (0.21%) Arabic Language
Job Titles
1 2091 (62.01%) Developer
2 743 (22.03%) .NET Developer
3 593 (17.59%) Web Developer
4 536 (15.90%) C# Developer
5 450 (13.35%) C# .NET Developer
6 344 (10.20%) Senior Developer
7 302 (8.96%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 299 (8.87%) PHP Developer
9 257 (7.62%) JavaScript Developer
10 245 (7.27%) ASP.NET Developer
11 239 (7.09%) HTML Developer
12 226 (6.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 207 (6.14%) HTML CSS Developer
14 188 (5.58%) Analyst
15 179 (5.31%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
16 175 (5.19%) .NET Web Developer
17 169 (5.01%) Senior .NET Developer
18 163 (4.83%) C# Web Developer
19 157 (4.66%) Architect
20 154 (4.57%) CMS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1891 (56.08%) HTML
2 1760 (52.19%) CSS
3 1329 (39.41%) .NET
4 986 (29.24%) ASP.NET
5 937 (27.79%) jQuery
6 822 (24.38%) HTML5
7 622 (18.45%) CSS3
8 526 (15.60%) AngularJS
9 480 (14.23%) ASP.NET MVC
10 405 (12.01%) Web Services
11 399 (11.83%) XML
12 343 (10.17%) .NET Framework
13 247 (7.33%) Sass
14 244 (7.24%) Entity Framework
15 229 (6.79%) Ajax
16 224 (6.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 206 (6.11%) RESTful
18 197 (5.84%) JSON
19 189 (5.60%) REST
20 185 (5.49%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 594 (17.62%) User Experience
2 276 (8.19%) Analytical Skills
3 246 (7.30%) Mobile App
4 161 (4.77%) Computer Science
5 121 (3.59%) Social Media
6 72 (2.14%) Digital Media
7 65 (1.93%) W3C
8 64 (1.90%) Enterprise Software
8 64 (1.90%) Management Information System
9 59 (1.75%) iPad
10 52 (1.54%) Blog
11 45 (1.33%) Client/Server
12 40 (1.19%) Graphic Design
13 39 (1.16%) N-Tier
14 32 (0.95%) FMCG
15 30 (0.89%) Learning Management System
16 29 (0.86%) Biotechnology
17 27 (0.80%) e-Learning
18 25 (0.74%) Virtual Team
19 23 (0.68%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 216 (6.41%) Linux
2 213 (6.32%) Windows
3 107 (3.17%) Apple iOS
4 93 (2.76%) Android
5 57 (1.69%) Windows Server
6 46 (1.36%) Unix
7 32 (0.95%) Windows Server 2012
8 31 (0.92%) Windows Server 2008
9 19 (0.56%) Mac OS X
9 19 (0.56%) Ubuntu
10 18 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 13 (0.39%) CentOS
11 13 (0.39%) Windows Phone
12 10 (0.30%) Amazon Linux
13 9 (0.27%) Solaris
13 9 (0.27%) Windows 7
14 7 (0.21%) HPUX
15 5 (0.15%) Windows Mobile
15 5 (0.15%) Windows Server 2003
16 3 (0.089%) Scientific Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1307 (38.76%) Agile Software Development
2 1264 (37.49%) Web Development
3 1055 (31.29%) Content Management
4 998 (29.60%) MVC
5 602 (17.85%) E-Commerce
6 471 (13.97%) Front End Development
7 470 (13.94%) Scrum
8 444 (13.17%) TDD
9 355 (10.53%) OO
10 353 (10.47%) SEO
11 335 (9.93%) Analytics
12 271 (8.04%) CRM
13 261 (7.74%) SDLC
14 233 (6.91%) Project Management
15 223 (6.61%) Digital Marketing
16 209 (6.20%) Web Design
17 193 (5.72%) Responsive Web Design
18 189 (5.60%) Software Engineering
19 184 (5.46%) ITIL
20 182 (5.40%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1771 (52.52%) JavaScript
2 1145 (33.96%) C#
3 657 (19.48%) PHP
4 594 (17.62%) SQL
5 448 (13.29%) Java
6 128 (3.80%) Python
7 109 (3.23%) Ruby
8 103 (3.05%) T-SQL
9 86 (2.55%) XPath
10 63 (1.87%) PowerShell
11 62 (1.84%) TypeScript
12 58 (1.72%) VB.NET
13 47 (1.39%) Perl
14 46 (1.36%) Scala
15 44 (1.30%) Bash Shell
16 43 (1.28%) VB
17 39 (1.16%) Objective-C
18 31 (0.92%) C
19 29 (0.86%) R
20 27 (0.80%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 316 (9.37%) Degree
2 39 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
3 32 (0.95%) Security Cleared
4 25 (0.74%) ISEB
5 24 (0.71%) SC Cleared
6 18 (0.53%) MCSD
7 16 (0.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 16 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 10 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 9 (0.27%) RHCE
9 9 (0.27%) RHCSA
9 9 (0.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 7 (0.21%) ISTQB
11 6 (0.18%) APMP
11 6 (0.18%) DBS Check
11 6 (0.18%) MCP
12 5 (0.15%) MCSA
12 5 (0.15%) MCT
13 3 (0.089%) Cisco Certification
13 3 (0.089%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 255 (7.56%) QA
2 42 (1.25%) SLA
3 41 (1.22%) WCAG
4 12 (0.36%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.15%) WAI
6 4 (0.12%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.089%) SDET
8 1 (0.030%) COBIT
System Software
1 37 (1.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (0.74%) Active Directory
2 25 (0.74%) Docker
3 24 (0.71%) Varnish
4 12 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
5 9 (0.27%) NFS
6 5 (0.15%) Terminal Server
7 3 (0.089%) VirtualBox
7 3 (0.089%) vSphere
8 2 (0.059%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.030%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.030%) Firmware
9 1 (0.030%) Gluster
9 1 (0.030%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.030%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.030%) Postfix
9 1 (0.030%) qmail
9 1 (0.030%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.030%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.030%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 43 (1.28%) Puppet
2 25 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
3 22 (0.65%) Graphite
4 19 (0.56%) Grafana
5 16 (0.47%) Ansible
5 16 (0.47%) TeamSite
6 14 (0.42%) Nagios
7 10 (0.30%) HP Quality Center
8 9 (0.27%) SCCM
9 5 (0.15%) cPanel
10 4 (0.12%) ZABBIX
11 3 (0.089%) ServiceCenter
11 3 (0.089%) Terraform
12 2 (0.059%) Nexpose
12 2 (0.059%) Pingdom
12 2 (0.059%) Rundeck
12 2 (0.059%) Salt
12 2 (0.059%) WSUS
13 1 (0.030%) SCOM
13 1 (0.030%) WMI
Vendors
1 586 (17.38%) Microsoft
2 433 (12.84%) Sitecore
3 336 (9.96%) Adobe
4 294 (8.72%) EPiServer
5 237 (7.03%) Google
6 195 (5.78%) Oracle
7 71 (2.11%) Zend
8 55 (1.63%) hybris
8 55 (1.63%) VMware
9 50 (1.48%) Ektron
10 47 (1.39%) ATG
11 46 (1.36%) IBM
12 44 (1.30%) Salesforce.com
13 40 (1.19%) Facebook
13 40 (1.19%) Twitter
14 39 (1.16%) Citrix
15 37 (1.10%) Alterian
16 31 (0.92%) ServiceNow
17 29 (0.86%) Apple
18 26 (0.77%) Endeca
East London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Free Gym, 25 days holiday, Pension,
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Caspian One Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
North London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £33000 - £34000 per annum + Execllent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warwick, Warwickshire
Colossus Associates
Salary: £30000 - £44000 per annum, Benefits 0
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
North London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £48000.00 - £52000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Caspian One Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Hungerford, Berkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Training + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
North West
Rutherford Grant Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + Pension, Healthcare + Life Insurance
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £56000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warwickshire
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Midlands
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridgeshire
Agentis Solution
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £42'000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Derbyshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus & Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Hungerford, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
North West London
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000 - 30,000
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday