The table below looks at the statistics for CMS skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 137 126 133
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +7
Permanent jobs citing CMS 2190 2320 2348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.07% 2.26% 2.15%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.77% 10.72% 10.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1879 1919 2139
Average salary £40,000 £41,466 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.53% +10.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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
22421 21646 22636
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 21.18% 21.10% 20.69%
Number of salaries quoted 19063 17725 19572
Average salary £43,500 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.16% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £63,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
- +4.57%

CMS
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CMS within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 January 2015 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CMS within the UK over the 3 months to 30 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
England -18 2066 £40,000 -5.88% 323
London -22 871 £47,500 - 123
South East -25 448 £40,000 +1.84% 70
City of London -5 210 £47,500 +5.55% 39
South West -13 170 £32,500 - 27
North West -1 157 £35,000 - 36
Yorkshire +12 147 £28,500 -12.30% 18
East of England +15 117 £35,000 -6.04% 16
Manchester -23 110 £32,500 -7.14% 15
Berkshire -9 103 £48,750 +21.87% 22
West Yorkshire -9 88 £32,000 -1.53% 18
West Midlands +25 86 £34,000 +24.77% 14
Hampshire -37 81 £37,500 +7.14% 6
Dorset +34 76 £32,500 +18.18% 12
Surrey -31 76 £40,000 -5.88% 11
Bournemouth +26 68 £32,500 +18.18% 10
East Midlands +22 65 £40,000 - 9
Scotland -2 53 £32,750 -6.42% 8
Buckinghamshire +22 49 £42,500 +13.33% 8
Hertfordshire +15 49 £40,000 - 7
Leeds -29 44 £35,000 +7.69% 10
North Yorkshire +45 41 £25,000 -12.28%
Oxfordshire -22 39 £35,000 +7.69% 4
Bristol -54 38 £34,625 -1.07% 10
Harrogate +28 35 £25,000 -28.57%
Cambridgeshire +10 34 £32,425 -38.82% 4
East Sussex -13 34 £40,000 +4.20% 5
Milton Keynes +15 31 £42,500 +11.11% 7
Kent +14 31 £37,500 +7.14% 5
Nottinghamshire +23 30 £37,500 -30.23% 4

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 2856 (62.82%) HTML
2 2661 (58.53%) CSS
3 2470 (54.33%) JavaScript
4 1737 (38.21%) jQuery
5 1642 (36.12%) .NET
6 1339 (29.45%) Agile Software Development
7 1330 (29.26%) MVC
8 1329 (29.23%) C#
9 1288 (28.33%) PHP
10 1275 (28.05%) ASP.NET
11 1248 (27.45%) HTML5
12 1049 (23.08%) E-Commerce
13 1022 (22.48%) CSS3
14 1020 (22.44%) Marketing
15 967 (21.27%) SQL Server
16 954 (20.99%) MySQL
17 936 (20.59%) SQL
18 813 (17.88%) WordPress
19 773 (17.00%) Web Development
20 770 (16.94%) Umbraco
21 768 (16.89%) Content Management
22 686 (15.09%) Microsoft
23 675 (14.85%) Git (software)
24 617 (13.57%) OO
25 606 (13.33%) Sitecore CMS
25 606 (13.33%) Sitecore
26 597 (13.13%) User Experience
27 585 (12.87%) Drupal
28 571 (12.56%) SEO
29 530 (11.66%) Java

CMS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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
1 813 (17.88%) WordPress
2 770 (16.94%) Umbraco
3 606 (13.33%) Sitecore CMS
4 585 (12.87%) Drupal
5 242 (5.32%) Apache
6 236 (5.19%) SharePoint
7 224 (4.93%) Joomla!
8 202 (4.44%) IIS
9 173 (3.81%) Kentico
10 116 (2.55%) Tomcat
11 103 (2.27%) Node.js
12 101 (2.22%) Adobe CQ
13 87 (1.91%) Sitefinity
14 69 (1.52%) concrete5
15 66 (1.45%) ExpressionEngine
16 61 (1.34%) Apache Solr
17 58 (1.28%) Liferay
18 52 (1.14%) nginx
19 49 (1.08%) EPiServer CMS
20 40 (0.88%) TeamSite
Applications
1 512 (11.26%) Photoshop
2 286 (6.29%) MS Excel
3 224 (4.93%) Adobe Illustrator
4 160 (3.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 137 (3.01%) MS Office
6 69 (1.52%) InDesign
7 59 (1.30%) MS PowerPoint
8 54 (1.19%) Fireworks
9 41 (0.90%) MS Project
10 33 (0.73%) MS Visio
11 21 (0.46%) Spreadsheet
12 11 (0.24%) FreeHand
12 11 (0.24%) OmniGraffle
13 6 (0.13%) Adobe After Effects
14 5 (0.11%) Adobe Premiere
14 5 (0.11%) Acrobat
14 5 (0.11%) Adobe Captivate
14 5 (0.11%) GIMP
15 4 (0.088%) InfoPath
16 3 (0.066%) Maya
Business Applications
1 299 (6.58%) Magento
2 104 (2.29%) Google Analytics
3 42 (0.92%) Tridion
4 23 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
5 22 (0.48%) Oracle BPM
6 19 (0.42%) WebTrends
7 8 (0.18%) SiteCatalyst
8 7 (0.15%) Shopify
9 5 (0.11%) VisionPLUS
10 4 (0.088%) Fredhopper
10 4 (0.088%) Dynamics AX
10 4 (0.088%) assyst
11 3 (0.066%) SAP CRM
11 3 (0.066%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 3 (0.066%) Enfinity
11 3 (0.066%) SAP ECC
11 3 (0.066%) SAP ERP
12 2 (0.044%) CubeCart
12 2 (0.044%) Line 100
12 2 (0.044%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 130 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 50 (1.10%) GitHub
3 49 (1.08%) Amazon AWS
4 30 (0.66%) Basecamp
5 29 (0.64%) SaaS
6 18 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
6 18 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
6 18 (0.40%) Amazon S3
7 14 (0.31%) Office 365
7 14 (0.31%) MailChimp
8 13 (0.29%) Trello
8 13 (0.29%) Amazon SQS
9 11 (0.24%) IaaS
10 6 (0.13%) LucidChart
11 5 (0.11%) CheetahMail
11 5 (0.11%) Force.com
12 4 (0.088%) Yammer
13 3 (0.066%) Google Apps
13 3 (0.066%) PaaS
14 1 (0.022%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 195 (4.29%) Internet
2 105 (2.31%) Intranet
3 74 (1.63%) HTTP
4 60 (1.32%) DNS
5 57 (1.25%) WAN
6 54 (1.19%) TCP/IP
7 48 (1.06%) Broadband
8 40 (0.88%) SSL
9 37 (0.81%) LAN
10 24 (0.53%) Firewall
11 21 (0.46%) VoIP
12 19 (0.42%) PBX
13 18 (0.40%) DHCP
13 18 (0.40%) Extranet
13 18 (0.40%) 3G
14 17 (0.37%) SSH
15 15 (0.33%) FTP
16 11 (0.24%) SMTP
16 11 (0.24%) SAN
16 11 (0.24%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 967 (21.27%) SQL Server
2 954 (20.99%) MySQL
3 223 (4.91%) Relational Database
4 121 (2.66%) SQL Server 2008
5 111 (2.44%) NoSQL
6 96 (2.11%) RDBMS
7 91 (2.00%) MongoDB
8 70 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
9 50 (1.10%) Crystal Reports
10 47 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 41 (0.90%) Big Data
12 40 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 40 (0.88%) SQL Server 2005
13 39 (0.86%) PostgreSQL
14 33 (0.73%) Oracle Reports
15 30 (0.66%) RavenDB
16 24 (0.53%) Oracle Database
17 23 (0.51%) Hadoop
18 20 (0.44%) Couchbase
18 20 (0.44%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 675 (14.85%) Git (software)
2 396 (8.71%) Subversion
3 250 (5.50%) Visual Studio
4 184 (4.05%) JIRA
5 162 (3.56%) Team Foundation Server
6 121 (2.66%) Dreamweaver
7 119 (2.62%) Maven
8 94 (2.07%) Jenkins
9 77 (1.69%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 66 (1.45%) Eclipse
11 55 (1.21%) Selenium
12 53 (1.17%) NUnit
13 52 (1.14%) TeamCity
13 52 (1.14%) NetBeans
14 48 (1.06%) JUnit
15 37 (0.81%) Grunt
16 36 (0.79%) MSBuild
17 35 (0.77%) Axure RP
18 34 (0.75%) PhpStorm
19 30 (0.66%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1020 (22.44%) Marketing
2 484 (10.65%) Finance
3 358 (7.88%) Advertising
4 206 (4.53%) Publishing
5 205 (4.51%) Retail
6 160 (3.52%) Telecoms
7 81 (1.78%) Games
8 74 (1.63%) Banking
9 59 (1.30%) Law
10 47 (1.03%) Back Office
11 40 (0.88%) Legal
12 34 (0.75%) French Language
13 32 (0.70%) Automotive
14 30 (0.66%) Multimedia
15 27 (0.59%) Financial Institution
16 24 (0.53%) Manufacturing
17 23 (0.51%) Billing
18 20 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
18 20 (0.44%) Electronics
19 18 (0.40%) German Language
Job Titles
1 2856 (62.82%) Developer
2 957 (21.05%) Web Developer
3 631 (13.88%) .NET Developer
4 523 (11.50%) Senior Developer
5 499 (10.98%) PHP Developer
6 467 (10.27%) Front-End Developer
7 292 (6.42%) C# Developer
8 263 (5.79%) ASP.NET Developer
9 246 (5.41%) C# .NET Developer
10 236 (5.19%) Analyst
11 212 (4.66%) Architect
12 202 (4.44%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 199 (4.38%) Junior
14 184 (4.05%) Designer
15 175 (3.85%) Project Manager
16 164 (3.61%) Junior Developer
17 144 (3.17%) Front-End Web Developer
17 144 (3.17%) Java Developer
18 133 (2.93%) Senior Web Developer
19 117 (2.57%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2856 (62.82%) HTML
2 2661 (58.53%) CSS
3 1737 (38.21%) jQuery
4 1642 (36.12%) .NET
5 1275 (28.05%) ASP.NET
6 1248 (27.45%) HTML5
7 1022 (22.48%) CSS3
8 530 (11.66%) XML
9 494 (10.87%) Ajax
10 490 (10.78%) Web Services
11 485 (10.67%) ASP.NET MVC
12 343 (7.55%) .NET Framework
13 327 (7.19%) AngularJS
14 284 (6.25%) XHTML
15 276 (6.07%) LAMP
16 261 (5.74%) Sass
17 235 (5.17%) JSON
18 217 (4.77%) REST
19 215 (4.73%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 214 (4.71%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 597 (13.13%) User Experience
2 369 (8.12%) Mobile App
3 320 (7.04%) Social Media
4 251 (5.52%) Open Source
5 181 (3.98%) W3C
5 181 (3.98%) Analytical Skills
6 164 (3.61%) Computer Science
7 116 (2.55%) Digital Media
8 114 (2.51%) Management Information System
9 108 (2.38%) Graphic Design
10 66 (1.45%) Blog
11 62 (1.36%) Inversion of Control
12 54 (1.19%) iPhone
13 52 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
13 52 (1.14%) Animation
14 50 (1.10%) E-Learning
15 47 (1.03%) Photography
15 47 (1.03%) Data Integration
16 36 (0.79%) N-Tier
17 35 (0.77%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 389 (8.56%) Linux
2 336 (7.39%) Windows
3 165 (3.63%) Android
4 164 (3.61%) Apple iOS
5 90 (1.98%) UNIX
6 53 (1.17%) Windows Server 2008
7 40 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
8 36 (0.79%) Windows 7
9 33 (0.73%) Ubuntu
10 27 (0.59%) Windows Server 2003
10 27 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 22 (0.48%) CentOS
12 19 (0.42%) Solaris
13 16 (0.35%) Windows Phone
14 14 (0.31%) Mac OS X
15 13 (0.29%) Windows 8
16 10 (0.22%) Mac OS
16 10 (0.22%) Windows Mobile
17 8 (0.18%) Windows Phone 8
18 6 (0.13%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1339 (29.45%) Agile Software Development
2 1330 (29.26%) MVC
3 1049 (23.08%) E-Commerce
4 773 (17.00%) Web Development
5 768 (16.89%) Content Management
6 617 (13.57%) OO
7 571 (12.56%) SEO
8 453 (9.96%) Scrum
9 451 (9.92%) TDD
10 437 (9.61%) Responsive Web Design
11 410 (9.02%) Web Design
12 385 (8.47%) Project Management
13 345 (7.59%) OOP
14 297 (6.53%) Digital Marketing
15 283 (6.23%) Analytics
16 262 (5.76%) CRM
17 223 (4.91%) Software Engineering
18 221 (4.86%) Mentoring
19 217 (4.77%) Continuous Integration
20 215 (4.73%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 2470 (54.33%) JavaScript
2 1329 (29.23%) C#
3 1288 (28.33%) PHP
4 936 (20.59%) SQL
5 530 (11.66%) Java
6 214 (4.71%) PHP5
7 142 (3.12%) T-SQL
8 119 (2.62%) Ruby
9 105 (2.31%) Python
10 77 (1.69%) VB.NET
11 60 (1.32%) Perl
12 58 (1.28%) PowerShell
13 45 (0.99%) C
14 43 (0.95%) ActionScript
15 33 (0.73%) C++
16 31 (0.68%) Scala
17 28 (0.62%) VB
18 27 (0.59%) Bash Shell
19 23 (0.51%) Shell Script
20 22 (0.48%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 436 (9.59%) Degree
2 54 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
3 40 (0.88%) ISEB
4 33 (0.73%) Security Cleared
5 25 (0.55%) MCP
6 22 (0.48%) MCSE
7 21 (0.46%) SC Cleared
8 19 (0.42%) ISTQB
9 14 (0.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 10 (0.22%) Cisco Certification
10 10 (0.22%) CCNA
11 8 (0.18%) PMI Certification
11 8 (0.18%) SAP Certification
12 7 (0.15%) PMP
12 7 (0.15%) ITIL Certification
13 5 (0.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 5 (0.11%) Avaya Certification
13 5 (0.11%) Six Sigma Black Belt
14 4 (0.088%) IIBA
14 4 (0.088%) ACTC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 201 (4.42%) QA
2 50 (1.10%) SLA
3 39 (0.86%) ISO 9001
4 26 (0.57%) WCAG
5 19 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 15 (0.33%) WAI
7 11 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.066%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.066%) Section 508
9 2 (0.044%) Data Quality
System Software
1 46 (1.01%) Active Directory
2 37 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (0.73%) Varnish
4 25 (0.55%) Hyper-V
5 22 (0.48%) vSphere
6 8 (0.18%) VirtualBox
7 5 (0.11%) VMware ESX
7 5 (0.11%) Cygwin
8 4 (0.088%) UAG
8 4 (0.088%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 4 (0.088%) XenApp
9 3 (0.066%) Terminal Server
9 3 (0.066%) Sendmail
10 2 (0.044%) Shibboleth
10 2 (0.044%) Corosync
10 2 (0.044%) KVM
10 2 (0.044%) Firmware
10 2 (0.044%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.022%) Xen
Systems Management
1 25 (0.55%) Nagios
2 22 (0.48%) Vagrant
3 21 (0.46%) Puppet
4 18 (0.40%) cPanel
5 14 (0.31%) Plesk
6 11 (0.24%) Opscode Chef
7 9 (0.20%) EMC NetWorker
7 9 (0.20%) Capistrano
8 8 (0.18%) Webmin
9 7 (0.15%) logstash
10 5 (0.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 5 (0.11%) Opsview
10 5 (0.11%) Cisco CUCM
10 5 (0.11%) Cisco UCCE
11 4 (0.088%) NetBackup
12 3 (0.066%) OpenAM
13 2 (0.044%) Cisco Prime
13 2 (0.044%) Hyperic
13 2 (0.044%) OMEGAMON
13 2 (0.044%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 686 (15.09%) Microsoft
2 606 (13.33%) Sitecore
3 434 (9.55%) Adobe
4 332 (7.30%) EPiServer
5 239 (5.26%) Zend
6 225 (4.95%) Oracle
7 209 (4.60%) Facebook
8 173 (3.81%) Google
9 165 (3.63%) Twitter
10 105 (2.31%) Salesforce.com
11 73 (1.61%) hybris
12 70 (1.54%) VMware
13 69 (1.52%) IBM
14 59 (1.30%) Avaya
15 51 (1.12%) SAP
16 49 (1.08%) Cisco
17 45 (0.99%) Open Text
18 44 (0.97%) Ektron
18 44 (0.97%) Demandware
19 37 (0.81%) Endeca
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