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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Content Management System (CMS)
UK
Rank 189 183 124
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -59
Permanent jobs citing CMS 1514 1823 2607
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.80% 1.85% 2.49%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.16% 9.82% 12.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1296 1563 2241
Median salary £41,750 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.82% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.33% +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
14898 18571 21251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.70% 18.89% 20.32%
Number of salaries quoted 12489 15531 17954
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 £28,500 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £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 16 January 2017 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 16 January 2017. 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 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 -14 1450 £42,500 - 236
London +22 676 £50,000 - 84
South East -9 245 £40,000 - 50
East of England +42 123 £42,500 +21.42% 15
City of London +41 114 £55,000 - 16
South West -1 102 £35,000 -12.50% 13
West Midlands +19 89 £35,000 -1.40% 19
Hertfordshire +63 81 £52,500 +40.00% 9
North West -55 73 £34,000 -9.33% 26
Berkshire +45 68 £42,500 +13.33% 14
Yorkshire -37 67 £35,000 - 18
West Yorkshire -9 52 £35,000 - 9
Bristol -7 51 £40,000 +3.89% 1
Manchester -57 51 £32,500 -18.75% 15
East Midlands +15 48 £30,000 -25.00% 5
Hampshire -13 44 £37,500 +7.14% 11
St Albans +32 43 £52,500 +35.48% 5
Leeds -15 43 £35,000 - 7
Scotland -22 38 £35,000 - 9
Oxfordshire +31 33 £34,979 -17.69% 7
Surrey -14 30 £42,500 - 8
Dorset +27 26 £31,500 -16.00% 7
North East +6 26 £35,000 +14.91% 2
Kent -16 26 £35,000 -15.15% 1
Herefordshire - 23 £40,000 - 1
Basingstoke +15 22 £37,500 -
Edinburgh +2 21 £37,500 +7.14% 6
Leicestershire +2 21 £30,000 -33.33% 2
West Sussex +26 19 £40,000 -33.33% 3
Leicester +2 19 £30,000 -33.33% 2

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 1803 (56.77%) HTML
2 1697 (53.43%) JavaScript
3 1690 (53.21%) CSS
4 1272 (40.05%) .NET
5 1262 (39.74%) Agile Software Development
6 1174 (36.96%) Web Development
7 1107 (34.86%) C#
8 1016 (31.99%) Content Management
9 997 (31.39%) MVC
10 969 (30.51%) ASP.NET
11 822 (25.88%) jQuery
12 814 (25.63%) SQL Server
13 810 (25.50%) HTML5
14 621 (19.55%) PHP
15 607 (19.11%) CSS3
16 599 (18.86%) Microsoft
17 596 (18.77%) User Experience
18 584 (18.39%) E-Commerce
19 573 (18.04%) Marketing
20 564 (17.76%) SQL
21 559 (17.60%) Git (software)
22 551 (17.35%) Umbraco
23 537 (16.91%) AngularJS
24 527 (16.59%) ASP.NET MVC
25 491 (15.46%) Finance
26 465 (14.64%) Scrum
27 439 (13.82%) Java
28 422 (13.29%) TDD
29 420 (13.22%) Web Services
30 409 (12.88%) Front End Development

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
1 551 (17.35%) Umbraco
2 378 (11.90%) Sitecore CMS
3 370 (11.65%) WordPress
4 263 (8.28%) Drupal
5 200 (6.30%) IIS
6 131 (4.12%) SharePoint
7 117 (3.68%) Kentico
8 115 (3.62%) Apache
9 98 (3.09%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 97 (3.05%) Tomcat
11 80 (2.52%) WebSphere
12 78 (2.46%) Joomla!
13 69 (2.17%) Sitefinity
14 50 (1.57%) Alfresco
15 48 (1.51%) DNN
16 47 (1.48%) EPiServer CMS
17 46 (1.45%) Elasticsearch
18 44 (1.39%) nginx
19 43 (1.35%) Immediacy CMS
20 33 (1.04%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 246 (7.75%) MS Excel
2 181 (5.70%) Photoshop
3 97 (3.05%) Adobe Illustrator
4 61 (1.92%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 60 (1.89%) MS Office
6 38 (1.20%) Fireworks
6 38 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
7 36 (1.13%) MS Visio
8 21 (0.66%) OmniGraffle
9 20 (0.63%) MS Project
10 13 (0.41%) InDesign
11 12 (0.38%) Adobe After Effects
12 11 (0.35%) FrameMaker
13 8 (0.25%) 3ds Max
13 8 (0.25%) Maya
14 7 (0.22%) Adobe Captivate
15 6 (0.19%) GIMP
16 3 (0.094%) Final Cut Pro
17 2 (0.063%) Acrobat
17 2 (0.063%) InVision
Business Applications
1 189 (5.95%) Magento
2 37 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
3 34 (1.07%) Payment Gateway
4 30 (0.94%) OpenCart
5 29 (0.91%) Oracle Cash Management
6 28 (0.88%) Adobe Campaign
7 20 (0.63%) Shopify
8 19 (0.60%) Dynamics AX
9 10 (0.31%) osCommerce
10 7 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 4 (0.13%) CubeCart
11 4 (0.13%) SDL Web 8
12 3 (0.094%) Eloqua
13 2 (0.063%) Oracle BPM
13 2 (0.063%) SAP hybris
13 2 (0.063%) Towers Watson Igloo
13 2 (0.063%) Visualfiles
13 2 (0.063%) WebTrends
14 1 (0.031%) OpenText MBPM
14 1 (0.031%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 159 (5.01%) Google Analytics
2 154 (4.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 123 (3.87%) Amazon AWS
4 86 (2.71%) SaaS
5 54 (1.70%) GitHub
6 37 (1.16%) AdWords
7 26 (0.82%) Basecamp
8 23 (0.72%) PaaS
8 23 (0.72%) Sage Pay
9 20 (0.63%) IaaS
10 15 (0.47%) Slack
11 14 (0.44%) MailChimp
12 13 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
12 13 (0.41%) Office 365
13 11 (0.35%) Amazon S3
14 10 (0.31%) Amazon ELB
15 9 (0.28%) Google Tag Manager
16 8 (0.25%) Google Drive
16 8 (0.25%) Lucidchart
16 8 (0.25%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 217 (6.83%) Internet
2 159 (5.01%) Intranet
3 51 (1.61%) SSL
4 37 (1.16%) HTTP
5 36 (1.13%) TCP/IP
6 32 (1.01%) DNS
7 30 (0.94%) Firewall
8 20 (0.63%) Skype
9 16 (0.50%) VoIP
10 13 (0.41%) LAN
11 12 (0.38%) FTP
12 11 (0.35%) SAN
13 9 (0.28%) Extranet
14 8 (0.25%) HTTPS
15 6 (0.19%) DAB
15 6 (0.19%) LDAP
15 6 (0.19%) Network Security
15 6 (0.19%) WAN
16 5 (0.16%) AMQP
17 4 (0.13%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 814 (25.63%) SQL Server
2 372 (11.71%) MySQL
3 159 (5.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 153 (4.82%) Relational Database
4 153 (4.82%) SQL Server 2014
5 116 (3.65%) NoSQL
6 89 (2.80%) SQL Server 2008
7 86 (2.71%) SQL Server 2012
8 62 (1.95%) Big Data
9 55 (1.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 48 (1.51%) Redis
11 46 (1.45%) MongoDB
12 42 (1.32%) RDBMS
13 30 (0.94%) Oracle Database
14 27 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
15 24 (0.76%) Endeca
16 21 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
16 21 (0.66%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 21 (0.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 16 (0.50%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 559 (17.60%) Git (software)
2 307 (9.67%) Visual Studio
3 216 (6.80%) Team Foundation Server
4 164 (5.16%) Subversion
5 157 (4.94%) JIRA
6 141 (4.44%) Jenkins
7 125 (3.94%) Grunt
8 86 (2.71%) Selenium
9 78 (2.46%) Maven
10 77 (2.42%) gulp
11 69 (2.17%) TeamCity
12 39 (1.23%) Bower
12 39 (1.23%) Dreamweaver
13 30 (0.94%) Cucumber
14 27 (0.85%) WebDriver
15 26 (0.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 26 (0.82%) Axure RP
15 26 (0.82%) NUnit
16 24 (0.76%) Eclipse
16 24 (0.76%) JMeter
General
1 573 (18.04%) Marketing
2 491 (15.46%) Finance
3 233 (7.34%) Retail
4 159 (5.01%) Publishing
5 91 (2.87%) Banking
6 78 (2.46%) Games
7 69 (2.17%) Advertising
8 66 (2.08%) Legal
9 53 (1.67%) Telecoms
10 51 (1.61%) Manufacturing
11 40 (1.26%) Pharmaceutical
12 33 (1.04%) Multimedia
13 25 (0.79%) Electronics
13 25 (0.79%) Law
14 22 (0.69%) Automotive
15 16 (0.50%) Online Betting
16 14 (0.44%) Military
17 12 (0.38%) Back Office
18 7 (0.22%) Financial Institution
19 6 (0.19%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 2031 (63.95%) Developer
2 728 (22.92%) .NET Developer
3 539 (16.97%) Web Developer
4 520 (16.37%) C# Developer
5 423 (13.32%) C# .NET Developer
6 329 (10.36%) Senior Developer
7 286 (9.01%) PHP Developer
8 279 (8.78%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 227 (7.15%) JavaScript Developer
10 207 (6.52%) ASP.NET Developer
11 197 (6.20%) HTML Developer
12 196 (6.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 184 (5.79%) Analyst
14 178 (5.60%) .NET Web Developer
15 168 (5.29%) C# Web Developer
16 158 (4.97%) HTML CSS Developer
16 158 (4.97%) Senior .NET Developer
17 155 (4.88%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
18 151 (4.75%) CMS Developer
19 148 (4.66%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1803 (56.77%) HTML
2 1690 (53.21%) CSS
3 1272 (40.05%) .NET
4 969 (30.51%) ASP.NET
5 822 (25.88%) jQuery
6 810 (25.50%) HTML5
7 607 (19.11%) CSS3
8 537 (16.91%) AngularJS
9 527 (16.59%) ASP.NET MVC
10 420 (13.22%) Web Services
11 408 (12.85%) XML
12 357 (11.24%) .NET Framework
13 269 (8.47%) Entity Framework
14 256 (8.06%) Sass
15 221 (6.96%) RESTful
16 214 (6.74%) REST
17 211 (6.64%) Ajax
18 194 (6.11%) ASP.NET Web API
19 189 (5.95%) Node.js
20 184 (5.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 596 (18.77%) User Experience
2 294 (9.26%) Analytical Skills
3 195 (6.14%) Mobile App
4 162 (5.10%) Computer Science
5 126 (3.97%) Social Media
6 76 (2.39%) Enterprise Software
7 67 (2.11%) W3C
8 66 (2.08%) Digital Media
9 62 (1.95%) iPad
10 58 (1.83%) Management Information System
11 43 (1.35%) Blog
12 39 (1.23%) Graphic Design
13 37 (1.16%) FMCG
14 34 (1.07%) Mathematics
15 33 (1.04%) Client/Server
16 32 (1.01%) N-Tier
17 29 (0.91%) Biotechnology
18 28 (0.88%) Clustering
19 26 (0.82%) e-Learning
20 24 (0.76%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 212 (6.68%) Linux
2 189 (5.95%) Windows
3 104 (3.27%) Apple iOS
4 96 (3.02%) Android
5 55 (1.73%) Windows Server
6 47 (1.48%) Unix
7 33 (1.04%) Windows Server 2012
8 30 (0.94%) Windows Server 2008
9 27 (0.85%) Mac OS X
10 16 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 15 (0.47%) CentOS
12 14 (0.44%) Windows Phone
13 11 (0.35%) Ubuntu
14 10 (0.31%) Solaris
15 8 (0.25%) Amazon Linux
15 8 (0.25%) HPUX
15 8 (0.25%) Windows Server 2003
16 5 (0.16%) Windows 7
17 3 (0.094%) Mac OS
17 3 (0.094%) Scientific Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1262 (39.74%) Agile Software Development
2 1174 (36.96%) Web Development
3 1016 (31.99%) Content Management
4 997 (31.39%) MVC
5 584 (18.39%) E-Commerce
6 465 (14.64%) Scrum
7 422 (13.29%) TDD
8 409 (12.88%) Front End Development
9 370 (11.65%) OO
10 366 (11.52%) SEO
11 328 (10.33%) Analytics
12 260 (8.19%) SDLC
13 246 (7.75%) CRM
14 236 (7.43%) Digital Marketing
15 209 (6.58%) Responsive Web Design
16 198 (6.23%) Project Management
17 194 (6.11%) ITIL
18 177 (5.57%) Web Design
19 175 (5.51%) BDD
20 170 (5.35%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 1697 (53.43%) JavaScript
2 1107 (34.86%) C#
3 621 (19.55%) PHP
4 564 (17.76%) SQL
5 439 (13.82%) Java
6 111 (3.49%) XPath
7 108 (3.40%) Python
8 95 (2.99%) Ruby
9 87 (2.74%) TypeScript
10 82 (2.58%) T-SQL
11 52 (1.64%) PowerShell
12 45 (1.42%) Scala
13 37 (1.16%) Perl
14 36 (1.13%) VB.NET
15 33 (1.04%) Bash Shell
16 30 (0.94%) C
16 30 (0.94%) VB
17 29 (0.91%) R
18 24 (0.76%) Objective-C
19 21 (0.66%) C++
Qualifications
1 309 (9.73%) Degree
2 29 (0.91%) Security Cleared
3 25 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
4 19 (0.60%) ISEB
5 18 (0.57%) SC Cleared
6 13 (0.41%) MCSD
7 12 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 10 (0.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 8 (0.25%) OCMJEA
9 8 (0.25%) Sun Certification
10 7 (0.22%) ISTQB
11 6 (0.19%) APMP
11 6 (0.19%) PMP
11 6 (0.19%) RHCE
11 6 (0.19%) RHCSA
11 6 (0.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 5 (0.16%) DBS Check
12 5 (0.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 4 (0.13%) MCP
14 3 (0.094%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 245 (7.71%) QA
2 46 (1.45%) WCAG
3 35 (1.10%) SLA
4 18 (0.57%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.13%) WAI
6 3 (0.094%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.094%) SDET
7 2 (0.063%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.031%) COBIT
System Software
1 31 (0.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (0.72%) Varnish
3 20 (0.63%) Active Directory
4 19 (0.60%) Docker
5 6 (0.19%) NFS
6 5 (0.16%) VirtualBox
7 4 (0.13%) Firmware
7 4 (0.13%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (0.094%) vSphere
9 2 (0.063%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.031%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 1 (0.031%) Gluster
10 1 (0.031%) Hyper-V
10 1 (0.031%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.031%) Postfix
10 1 (0.031%) qmail
10 1 (0.031%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.031%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (0.031%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 37 (1.16%) Puppet
2 34 (1.07%) Graphite
3 31 (0.98%) Grafana
4 19 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
5 13 (0.41%) Ansible
6 12 (0.38%) Nagios
6 12 (0.38%) TeamSite
7 8 (0.25%) HP Quality Center
8 6 (0.19%) cPanel
9 4 (0.13%) ZABBIX
10 3 (0.094%) SCCM
10 3 (0.094%) Terraform
11 2 (0.063%) Capistrano
11 2 (0.063%) Pingdom
11 2 (0.063%) WSUS
12 1 (0.031%) Cisco UCCX
12 1 (0.031%) Netcool
12 1 (0.031%) Plesk
12 1 (0.031%) Salt
12 1 (0.031%) WMI
Vendors
1 599 (18.86%) Microsoft
2 378 (11.90%) Sitecore
3 324 (10.20%) Adobe
4 318 (10.01%) EPiServer
5 248 (7.81%) Google
6 180 (5.67%) Oracle
7 79 (2.49%) Zend
8 64 (2.02%) hybris
8 64 (2.02%) IBM
9 52 (1.64%) ATG
10 49 (1.54%) Alterian
11 46 (1.45%) VMware
12 45 (1.42%) Ektron
13 42 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
14 41 (1.29%) ServiceNow
15 35 (1.10%) Facebook
16 34 (1.07%) Citrix
17 31 (0.98%) Twitter
18 28 (0.88%) Apple
19 19 (0.60%) Red Hat
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Colossus Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum, Benefits 0
Posted: 8 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
VIQU
Salary: £18k - 20k per year + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Essex
Networking People
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 50k + Remote Working, Pension, 24 Days Holiday
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum great benefits!
Posted: 15 hours ago
Surrey
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
ISL
Salary: £38000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + BENS
Posted: 16 hours ago
Hungerford, Berkshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + Pension and Healthcare
Posted: 13 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + flexible hours + more!
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Chassam Contract
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 8 hours ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40-60K
Posted: 8 hours ago
Midlothian
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £27000 - £32000 Per Annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 65k + 3% Pension and more
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £52000 per annum + Bens - Pens, Health
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35 - 70k + bonus, 9% pension, 25 days holiday and more!
Posted: 15 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Stott & May
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £34,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
West London
Proactive Appointments
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus & Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: negotiable
Posted: 15 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago