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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 172 154 111
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -43
Permanent jobs citing CMS 1911 2313 3127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.97% 2.09% 2.59%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.74% 10.77% 12.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1668 1964 2560
Median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%

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
17801 21470 24727
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.34% 19.40% 20.46%
Number of salaries quoted 15151 17787 20562
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 25 June 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 25 June 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 -21 1751 £41,500 -1.19% 260
London -15 761 £47,500 - 108
South East -16 364 £40,000 - 43
City of London +17 137 £50,000 +6.38% 24
West Midlands -10 123 £30,000 -7.69% 20
Yorkshire -17 117 £35,000 +16.66% 19
East of England +9 111 £37,500 -6.25% 13
North West -37 108 £40,000 +6.66% 28
South West +23 105 £37,500 -2.59% 10
Berkshire -6 95 £45,000 - 3
Scotland +19 90 £38,000 +15.15% 10
West Yorkshire -22 81 £35,000 +9.37% 8
Bristol +53 61 £37,500 +10.29% 3
Birmingham +14 56 £28,750 -7.25% 4
Manchester -44 56 £42,500 +6.25% 22
Leeds -11 53 £35,000 +16.66% 4
Hampshire -14 50 £35,000 - 14
Oxfordshire -4 48 £39,000 -2.50% 6
Essex +35 45 £37,500 -14.77% 3
Kent +33 45 £38,500 +2.66% 3
Glasgow +19 44 £37,750 +16.15%
Surrey -21 41 £40,000 - 11
Southend-on-Sea +11 39 £37,500 -11.76% 2
Buckinghamshire +25 35 £42,500 +10.38% 3
East Midlands -4 35 £35,000 +5.91% 13
Oxford +8 34 £39,000 -13.33% 5
Milton Keynes +34 32 £42,500 - 2
Edinburgh -5 30 £39,000 +16.41% 7
Cheshire +40 29 £37,500 -11.76% 4
Wales +23 28 £35,000 +27.27% 1

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 2123 (52.37%) HTML
2 2025 (49.95%) JavaScript
3 1903 (46.94%) CSS
4 1397 (34.46%) .NET
5 1394 (34.39%) Agile Software Development
6 1282 (31.62%) Web Development
7 1214 (29.95%) C#
8 1204 (29.70%) jQuery
9 1115 (27.50%) Content Management
10 1086 (26.79%) MVC
11 897 (22.13%) ASP.NET
12 886 (21.85%) HTML5
13 874 (21.56%) SQL Server
14 872 (21.51%) E-Commerce
15 823 (20.30%) PHP
16 764 (18.85%) SQL
17 699 (17.24%) Marketing
18 689 (17.00%) Umbraco
19 650 (16.03%) Front End Development
20 610 (15.05%) User Experience
21 583 (14.38%) Sitecore CMS
21 583 (14.38%) Sitecore
22 577 (14.23%) Microsoft
23 567 (13.99%) CSS3
24 542 (13.37%) Finance
25 536 (13.22%) Scrum
26 518 (12.78%) AngularJS
27 509 (12.56%) Git (software)
28 508 (12.53%) TDD
29 501 (12.36%) WordPress

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
1 689 (17.00%) Umbraco
2 583 (14.38%) Sitecore CMS
3 501 (12.36%) WordPress
4 375 (9.25%) Drupal
5 190 (4.69%) IIS
6 186 (4.59%) Kentico
7 177 (4.37%) SharePoint
8 105 (2.59%) Apache
9 90 (2.22%) Tomcat
10 85 (2.10%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 80 (1.97%) WebSphere
12 72 (1.78%) Joomla!
13 70 (1.73%) Sitefinity
14 50 (1.23%) Elasticsearch
15 46 (1.13%) Jadu
16 43 (1.06%) Immediacy CMS
17 40 (0.99%) DNN
17 40 (0.99%) Liferay
18 37 (0.91%) Alfresco
19 36 (0.89%) Documentum
Applications
1 266 (6.56%) MS Excel
2 260 (6.41%) Photoshop
3 119 (2.94%) MS Office
4 97 (2.39%) Adobe Illustrator
5 72 (1.78%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 56 (1.38%) MS PowerPoint
7 27 (0.67%) Fireworks
8 26 (0.64%) MS Visio
9 23 (0.57%) MS Project
10 18 (0.44%) Acrobat
10 18 (0.44%) InDesign
11 9 (0.22%) XMetaL
12 7 (0.17%) Mingle
13 6 (0.15%) 3ds Max
13 6 (0.15%) Adobe Captivate
13 6 (0.15%) FrameMaker
13 6 (0.15%) Maya
13 6 (0.15%) RoboHelp
14 5 (0.12%) GIMP
14 5 (0.12%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 194 (4.79%) Magento
2 108 (2.66%) Dynamics CRM
3 48 (1.18%) SDL Web 8
4 18 (0.44%) Payment Gateway
5 13 (0.32%) Shopify
6 12 (0.30%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
7 11 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
7 11 (0.27%) VisionPLUS
8 10 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 9 (0.22%) Oracle BPM
9 9 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
9 9 (0.22%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 8 (0.20%) Eloqua
10 8 (0.20%) SAP CRM
11 7 (0.17%) Adobe Campaign
11 7 (0.17%) Oracle Retail
12 4 (0.099%) Dynamics AX
12 4 (0.099%) OpenCart
12 4 (0.099%) Unit4 Business World
13 3 (0.074%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 168 (4.14%) Amazon AWS
2 139 (3.43%) Google Analytics
2 139 (3.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 96 (2.37%) SaaS
4 89 (2.20%) GitHub
5 45 (1.11%) Adobe Analytics
6 40 (0.99%) Sage Pay
7 36 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
8 20 (0.49%) Office 365
9 18 (0.44%) AdWords
9 18 (0.44%) CloudBees
10 17 (0.42%) Amazon EC2
10 17 (0.42%) Force.com
11 16 (0.39%) PaaS
12 14 (0.35%) Google Tag Manager
12 14 (0.35%) IaaS
13 13 (0.32%) OpenShift
13 13 (0.32%) Trello
14 12 (0.30%) MailChimp
15 11 (0.27%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 159 (3.92%) Internet
2 141 (3.48%) Intranet
3 71 (1.75%) DNS
4 70 (1.73%) Firewall
5 42 (1.04%) TCP/IP
6 40 (0.99%) SSL
7 31 (0.76%) HTTP
8 30 (0.74%) FTP
9 26 (0.64%) VoIP
10 21 (0.52%) WAN
11 20 (0.49%) VPN
12 12 (0.30%) DHCP
12 12 (0.30%) IP Telephony
12 12 (0.30%) Wireless
13 10 (0.25%) LAN
13 10 (0.25%) SAN
14 9 (0.22%) Avaya Modular Messaging
14 9 (0.22%) DAB
14 9 (0.22%) HTTPS
14 9 (0.22%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 874 (21.56%) SQL Server
2 497 (12.26%) MySQL
3 150 (3.70%) NoSQL
4 133 (3.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 121 (2.98%) Relational Database
6 118 (2.91%) SQL Server 2008
7 106 (2.61%) MongoDB
8 94 (2.32%) SQL Server 2014
9 84 (2.07%) SQL Server 2012
10 65 (1.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 47 (1.16%) Oracle Database
12 42 (1.04%) Oracle Database 11g
13 40 (0.99%) RDBMS
14 39 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
14 39 (0.96%) Redis
14 39 (0.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 31 (0.76%) BusinessObjects
15 31 (0.76%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
16 30 (0.74%) SAP BI
16 30 (0.74%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 509 (12.56%) Git (software)
2 265 (6.54%) Visual Studio
3 224 (5.53%) Subversion
4 218 (5.38%) Team Foundation Server
5 136 (3.35%) JIRA
6 129 (3.18%) Grunt
7 118 (2.91%) Jenkins
8 116 (2.86%) Selenium
9 102 (2.52%) gulp
10 97 (2.39%) TeamCity
11 84 (2.07%) Maven
12 59 (1.46%) NUnit
13 48 (1.18%) JMeter
14 47 (1.16%) Ant
15 45 (1.11%) WebDriver
16 44 (1.09%) Mercurial
17 43 (1.06%) Octopus Deploy
18 42 (1.04%) Cucumber
19 40 (0.99%) Bower
19 40 (0.99%) SpecFlow
General
1 699 (17.24%) Marketing
2 542 (13.37%) Finance
3 190 (4.69%) Publishing
4 172 (4.24%) Retail
5 155 (3.82%) Advertising
6 111 (2.74%) Telecoms
7 101 (2.49%) Banking
7 101 (2.49%) Law
8 96 (2.37%) Legal
9 85 (2.10%) Games
10 64 (1.58%) Manufacturing
11 50 (1.23%) Electronics
12 35 (0.86%) Multimedia
13 30 (0.74%) Back Office
14 21 (0.52%) Military
15 19 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
16 18 (0.44%) Billing
17 16 (0.39%) Financial Institution
18 12 (0.30%) Local Government
19 11 (0.27%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 2311 (57.01%) Developer
2 707 (17.44%) .NET Developer
3 691 (17.04%) Web Developer
4 482 (11.89%) C# Developer
5 448 (11.05%) PHP Developer
6 410 (10.11%) C# .NET Developer
7 377 (9.30%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 355 (8.76%) Senior Developer
9 339 (8.36%) HTML Developer
10 312 (7.70%) JavaScript Developer
11 292 (7.20%) ASP.NET Developer
12 278 (6.86%) HTML CSS Developer
13 267 (6.59%) Analyst
14 253 (6.24%) CMS Developer
15 241 (5.94%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 201 (4.96%) Project Manager
17 192 (4.74%) Architect
18 182 (4.49%) .NET Web Developer
19 164 (4.05%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
20 148 (3.65%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2123 (52.37%) HTML
2 1903 (46.94%) CSS
3 1397 (34.46%) .NET
4 1204 (29.70%) jQuery
5 897 (22.13%) ASP.NET
6 886 (21.85%) HTML5
7 567 (13.99%) CSS3
8 518 (12.78%) AngularJS
9 442 (10.90%) Web Services
10 411 (10.14%) XML
11 404 (9.97%) ASP.NET MVC
12 315 (7.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 313 (7.72%) .NET Framework
14 306 (7.55%) Ajax
14 306 (7.55%) Sass
15 254 (6.27%) JSON
16 213 (5.25%) RESTful
17 199 (4.91%) REST
18 195 (4.81%) Node.js
19 186 (4.59%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 610 (15.05%) User Experience
2 295 (7.28%) Mobile App
3 195 (4.81%) Analytical Skills
4 181 (4.46%) Computer Science
5 164 (4.05%) Social Media
6 117 (2.89%) Management Information System
7 96 (2.37%) Enterprise Software
8 73 (1.80%) Blog
9 66 (1.63%) Client/Server
10 63 (1.55%) W3C
11 58 (1.43%) Digital Media
12 51 (1.26%) N-Tier
13 44 (1.09%) Data Integration
14 40 (0.99%) iPad
15 33 (0.81%) Visualisation
16 31 (0.76%) Vector Graphics
17 30 (0.74%) FMCG
17 30 (0.74%) Learning Management System
18 29 (0.72%) Copywriting
18 29 (0.72%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 292 (7.20%) Linux
2 284 (7.01%) Windows
3 111 (2.74%) Apple iOS
4 101 (2.49%) Windows Server
5 96 (2.37%) Android
6 58 (1.43%) Unix
7 42 (1.04%) Windows Server 2008
8 40 (0.99%) Ubuntu
9 38 (0.94%) Windows Server 2012
10 29 (0.72%) Windows 7
11 26 (0.64%) CentOS
12 24 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 11 (0.27%) Solaris
14 10 (0.25%) Windows Server 2003
15 8 (0.20%) Mesosphere
16 5 (0.12%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
17 4 (0.099%) Debian
17 4 (0.099%) HPUX
17 4 (0.099%) Mac OS X
17 4 (0.099%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 1394 (34.39%) Agile Software Development
2 1282 (31.62%) Web Development
3 1115 (27.50%) Content Management
4 1086 (26.79%) MVC
5 872 (21.51%) E-Commerce
6 650 (16.03%) Front End Development
7 536 (13.22%) Scrum
8 508 (12.53%) TDD
9 402 (9.92%) CRM
10 399 (9.84%) Analytics
11 352 (8.68%) OO
12 313 (7.72%) SEO
13 302 (7.45%) Project Management
14 299 (7.38%) Continuous Integration
15 232 (5.72%) Digital Marketing
16 225 (5.55%) Web Design
17 214 (5.28%) Responsive Web Design
18 205 (5.06%) BDD
19 201 (4.96%) SDLC
20 189 (4.66%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2025 (49.95%) JavaScript
2 1214 (29.95%) C#
3 823 (20.30%) PHP
4 764 (18.85%) SQL
5 485 (11.96%) Java
6 151 (3.72%) Python
7 145 (3.58%) T-SQL
8 109 (2.69%) Ruby
9 91 (2.24%) VB.NET
10 82 (2.02%) C
11 76 (1.87%) PL/SQL
12 62 (1.53%) PowerShell
13 57 (1.41%) XPath
14 51 (1.26%) C++
15 46 (1.13%) Perl
16 40 (0.99%) PHP 5
17 39 (0.96%) VB
18 33 (0.81%) Objective-C
19 32 (0.79%) Scala
20 29 (0.72%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 404 (9.97%) Degree
2 62 (1.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 35 (0.86%) Security Cleared
4 29 (0.72%) ISEB
5 27 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 24 (0.59%) SC Cleared
7 22 (0.54%) MCSD
8 20 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 17 (0.42%) ITIL Certification
10 14 (0.35%) HND
10 14 (0.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 13 (0.32%) MCSA
12 12 (0.30%) MCT
13 11 (0.27%) PhD
14 10 (0.25%) PMI Certification
15 9 (0.22%) APMP
15 9 (0.22%) ISTQB
16 7 (0.17%) MBA
16 7 (0.17%) MCP
17 6 (0.15%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 219 (5.40%) QA
2 56 (1.38%) SLA
3 27 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 22 (0.54%) PCI DSS
5 21 (0.52%) WCAG
6 11 (0.27%) ISO 9001
6 11 (0.27%) WAI
7 7 (0.17%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.025%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 51 (1.26%) Active Directory
2 30 (0.74%) Docker
3 25 (0.62%) Varnish
4 18 (0.44%) Virtual Machines
4 18 (0.44%) VMware Infrastructure
5 15 (0.37%) Hyper-V
5 15 (0.37%) Terminal Server
6 7 (0.17%) Firmware
7 6 (0.15%) Virtual Servers
8 4 (0.099%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (0.099%) VMware Server
9 3 (0.074%) vCloud
9 3 (0.074%) VMware ESX
9 3 (0.074%) vSphere
10 2 (0.049%) KVM
10 2 (0.049%) VirtualBox
11 1 (0.025%) NFS
11 1 (0.025%) XenApp
11 1 (0.025%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 33 (0.81%) Puppet
2 27 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
3 24 (0.59%) Ansible
4 20 (0.49%) ServiceCenter
5 18 (0.44%) SCCM
6 15 (0.37%) TeamSite
7 8 (0.20%) cPanel
7 8 (0.20%) Mesos
8 6 (0.15%) HP Quality Center
8 6 (0.15%) Nagios
9 5 (0.12%) SCOM
10 4 (0.099%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 4 (0.099%) SCVMM
11 3 (0.074%) Cacti
11 3 (0.074%) Grafana
11 3 (0.074%) Kibana
11 3 (0.074%) logstash
11 3 (0.074%) Microsoft Clustering
11 3 (0.074%) Plesk
11 3 (0.074%) StatsD
Vendors
1 583 (14.38%) Sitecore
2 577 (14.23%) Microsoft
3 366 (9.03%) Adobe
4 290 (7.15%) EPiServer
5 232 (5.72%) Google
6 212 (5.23%) Oracle
7 98 (2.42%) Zend
8 85 (2.10%) Ektron
9 84 (2.07%) IBM
10 78 (1.92%) Twitter
11 76 (1.87%) SAP
12 75 (1.85%) hybris
13 59 (1.46%) ATG
14 58 (1.43%) Salesforce.com
15 56 (1.38%) Facebook
16 40 (0.99%) HP
17 39 (0.96%) Avaya
18 37 (0.91%) Alterian
19 34 (0.84%) PayPal
20 33 (0.81%) FatWire
City, London
Acceler-IT
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum FantasticRole
Posted: 6 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £15000 - £35000 per annum + DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
London
Aquent
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + FANTASTIC BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 30-35k
Posted: Yesterday
London
Aquent
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + FANTASTIC BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Venn Group
Salary: £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
South East London
Citywire
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: From £22,000 to £30,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £90,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 23 hours ago
Maidstone, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + ben+training
Posted: 2 days ago
Hessle, North Humberside
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Coded People
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Premier IT
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum + 25 days hols, Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Montagu Olsen Associates
Salary: From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
HBS
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 2 days ago