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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 176 143 124
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -19
Permanent jobs citing CMS 1864 2447 2859
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.94% 2.24% 2.45%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.68% 12.12% 12.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1606 2034 2274
Median salary £41,500 £41,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.21% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +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
17456 20186 23461
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.13% 18.49% 20.12%
Number of salaries quoted 14883 16699 18952
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
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 27 August 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 27 August 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 -35 1744 £42,500 - 237
London -19 730 £52,500 +10.52% 101
South East -30 361 £42,500 +6.25% 39
West Midlands +20 138 £29,000 -10.76% 12
North West -16 133 £35,000 -10.25% 23
City of London +11 119 £55,000 +22.22% 18
Yorkshire -45 111 £33,500 +3.07% 15
South West -26 106 £37,000 -17.77% 18
East of England -4 93 £33,500 -10.66% 15
Berkshire -31 92 £50,000 - 1
Manchester +4 91 £32,500 -18.75% 18
Scotland +25 74 £40,000 +17.64% 5
West Yorkshire -31 72 £33,500 +3.07% 9
Oxfordshire +27 67 £40,000 - 3
Birmingham +23 59 £31,500 +5.00% 4
Hampshire -43 54 £35,000 - 8
Bristol +31 53 £40,000 +8.84% 11
East Midlands -7 53 £37,500 +25.00% 9
Leeds -14 52 £33,500 -4.28% 4
Surrey -1 45 £42,500 +6.25% 10
Buckinghamshire +7 41 £42,500 +13.33% 11
Oxford +13 39 £39,000 -2.50%
Glasgow +23 33 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Essex +20 30 £25,000 -33.33% 1
Milton Keynes +11 30 £44,500 +11.25% 3
Edinburgh +13 29 £38,500 +13.23% 3
Hertfordshire -9 28 £36,250 -19.44% 6
Warwickshire +11 27 £27,500 -15.38% 2
Cheshire -4 25 £37,500 -18.47% 1
Southend-on-Sea +7 23 £25,000 -33.33%

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 2090 (54.05%) HTML
2 1990 (51.46%) JavaScript
3 1904 (49.24%) CSS
4 1391 (35.97%) Agile Software Development
5 1348 (34.86%) .NET
6 1283 (33.18%) Web Development
7 1174 (30.36%) C#
8 1149 (29.71%) jQuery
9 1118 (28.91%) Content Management
10 1019 (26.35%) MVC
11 898 (23.22%) ASP.NET
12 872 (22.55%) HTML5
13 865 (22.37%) SQL Server
14 757 (19.58%) E-Commerce
15 748 (19.34%) PHP
16 665 (17.20%) Marketing
17 651 (16.83%) Umbraco
18 643 (16.63%) SQL
19 605 (15.65%) Microsoft
20 604 (15.62%) User Experience
20 604 (15.62%) Front End Development
21 597 (15.44%) CSS3
22 573 (14.82%) Scrum
23 550 (14.22%) Git (software)
24 542 (14.02%) Sitecore CMS
24 542 (14.02%) Sitecore
25 512 (13.24%) Finance
26 505 (13.06%) WordPress
27 500 (12.93%) AngularJS
28 498 (12.88%) Java

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
1 651 (16.83%) Umbraco
2 542 (14.02%) Sitecore CMS
3 505 (13.06%) WordPress
4 341 (8.82%) Drupal
5 184 (4.76%) IIS
6 176 (4.55%) SharePoint
7 151 (3.90%) Kentico
8 114 (2.95%) Apache
9 99 (2.56%) Joomla!
10 89 (2.30%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 84 (2.17%) Tomcat
12 74 (1.91%) WebSphere
13 64 (1.66%) Sitefinity
14 47 (1.22%) Jadu
15 43 (1.11%) Alfresco
16 41 (1.06%) Elasticsearch
17 39 (1.01%) Immediacy CMS
18 37 (0.96%) nginx
19 35 (0.91%) DNN
20 33 (0.85%) Documentum
Applications
1 294 (7.60%) MS Excel
2 232 (6.00%) Photoshop
3 102 (2.64%) MS Office
4 85 (2.20%) Adobe Illustrator
5 77 (1.99%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 48 (1.24%) MS PowerPoint
7 40 (1.03%) MS Visio
8 33 (0.85%) Fireworks
9 24 (0.62%) MS Project
10 17 (0.44%) OmniGraffle
11 15 (0.39%) InDesign
12 12 (0.31%) GIMP
13 7 (0.18%) Acrobat
13 7 (0.18%) Maya
14 6 (0.16%) 3ds Max
14 6 (0.16%) Adobe After Effects
14 6 (0.16%) InVision
15 2 (0.052%) Adobe Captivate
15 2 (0.052%) Adobe Premiere
16 1 (0.026%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 219 (5.66%) Magento
2 108 (2.79%) Dynamics CRM
3 30 (0.78%) SDL Web 8
3 30 (0.78%) Shopify
4 25 (0.65%) Adobe Campaign
5 20 (0.52%) Payment Gateway
6 18 (0.47%) OpenCart
7 15 (0.39%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
8 13 (0.34%) VisionPLUS
9 12 (0.31%) Eloqua
9 12 (0.31%) Oracle BPM
10 11 (0.28%) Oracle EBS
11 7 (0.18%) osCommerce
12 5 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 4 (0.10%) Dynamics AX
13 4 (0.10%) Salesforce.com CRM
13 4 (0.10%) Unit4 Business World
14 3 (0.078%) Oracle Retail
14 3 (0.078%) WebTrends
15 2 (0.052%) CubeCart
Cloud Services
1 181 (4.68%) Amazon AWS
2 170 (4.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 150 (3.88%) Google Analytics
4 76 (1.97%) GitHub
5 73 (1.89%) SaaS
6 47 (1.22%) Adobe Analytics
7 37 (0.96%) Sage Pay
8 33 (0.85%) AdWords
9 31 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
10 27 (0.70%) Amazon EC2
11 24 (0.62%) Amazon S3
11 24 (0.62%) Basecamp
11 24 (0.62%) Office 365
12 20 (0.52%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 17 (0.44%) Force.com
14 14 (0.36%) MailChimp
15 13 (0.34%) CloudBees
16 12 (0.31%) PaaS
17 11 (0.28%) Google Drive
18 9 (0.23%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 191 (4.94%) Internet
2 146 (3.78%) Intranet
3 76 (1.97%) DNS
4 69 (1.78%) Firewall
5 58 (1.50%) TCP/IP
6 46 (1.19%) SSL
7 36 (0.93%) HTTP
8 33 (0.85%) FTP
9 26 (0.67%) VoIP
10 17 (0.44%) VPN
11 15 (0.39%) Skype
12 14 (0.36%) HTTPS
13 11 (0.28%) WAN
14 10 (0.26%) LDAP
14 10 (0.26%) SMTP
15 9 (0.23%) DAB
16 8 (0.21%) LAN
17 7 (0.18%) Extranet
18 6 (0.16%) Avaya Modular Messaging
18 6 (0.16%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 865 (22.37%) SQL Server
2 450 (11.64%) MySQL
3 122 (3.15%) NoSQL
4 118 (3.05%) SQL Server 2014
4 118 (3.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 114 (2.95%) Relational Database
6 108 (2.79%) SQL Server 2008
7 91 (2.35%) SQL Server 2012
8 84 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 60 (1.55%) MongoDB
10 39 (1.01%) RDBMS
11 36 (0.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 34 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
13 31 (0.80%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 28 (0.72%) PostgreSQL
14 28 (0.72%) Redis
15 24 (0.62%) Big Data
15 24 (0.62%) Oracle Database
16 20 (0.52%) Oracle Database 11g
17 18 (0.47%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 550 (14.22%) Git (software)
2 332 (8.59%) Visual Studio
3 219 (5.66%) Subversion
4 205 (5.30%) Team Foundation Server
5 163 (4.22%) JIRA
6 134 (3.47%) Jenkins
7 132 (3.41%) Selenium
8 107 (2.77%) Grunt
9 100 (2.59%) gulp
10 90 (2.33%) TeamCity
11 77 (1.99%) Maven
12 56 (1.45%) JMeter
13 54 (1.40%) NUnit
14 46 (1.19%) Octopus Deploy
15 42 (1.09%) SpecFlow
16 41 (1.06%) Dreamweaver
17 40 (1.03%) WebDriver
18 38 (0.98%) Bower
18 38 (0.98%) Mercurial
19 36 (0.93%) MSTest
General
1 665 (17.20%) Marketing
2 512 (13.24%) Finance
3 191 (4.94%) Publishing
4 174 (4.50%) Retail
5 137 (3.54%) Advertising
6 100 (2.59%) Telecoms
7 92 (2.38%) Legal
8 83 (2.15%) Games
9 80 (2.07%) Banking
10 78 (2.02%) Law
11 74 (1.91%) Manufacturing
12 41 (1.06%) Electronics
13 36 (0.93%) Multimedia
14 30 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
15 22 (0.57%) Military
16 19 (0.49%) Back Office
17 14 (0.36%) Financial Institution
18 11 (0.28%) Automotive
18 11 (0.28%) Billing
19 10 (0.26%) German Language
Job Titles
1 2216 (57.31%) Developer
2 706 (18.26%) .NET Developer
3 630 (16.29%) Web Developer
4 484 (12.52%) C# Developer
5 419 (10.84%) C# .NET Developer
6 380 (9.83%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 371 (9.59%) PHP Developer
8 346 (8.95%) Senior Developer
9 318 (8.22%) JavaScript Developer
10 313 (8.09%) HTML Developer
11 275 (7.11%) ASP.NET Developer
12 267 (6.90%) Analyst
13 257 (6.65%) HTML CSS Developer
14 242 (6.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 193 (4.99%) Architect
16 181 (4.68%) CMS Developer
17 176 (4.55%) Project Manager
18 164 (4.24%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
19 155 (4.01%) .NET Web Developer
20 142 (3.67%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2090 (54.05%) HTML
2 1904 (49.24%) CSS
3 1348 (34.86%) .NET
4 1149 (29.71%) jQuery
5 898 (23.22%) ASP.NET
6 872 (22.55%) HTML5
7 597 (15.44%) CSS3
8 500 (12.93%) AngularJS
9 438 (11.33%) Web Services
10 409 (10.58%) ASP.NET MVC
11 384 (9.93%) XML
12 303 (7.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 299 (7.73%) .NET Framework
14 289 (7.47%) Ajax
15 284 (7.34%) Sass
16 223 (5.77%) JSON
17 208 (5.38%) Node.js
18 207 (5.35%) RESTful
19 186 (4.81%) REST
20 175 (4.53%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 604 (15.62%) User Experience
2 305 (7.89%) Mobile App
3 251 (6.49%) Analytical Skills
4 168 (4.34%) Computer Science
5 147 (3.80%) Social Media
6 108 (2.79%) Management Information System
7 86 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
8 75 (1.94%) Digital Media
9 74 (1.91%) Client/Server
10 69 (1.78%) W3C
11 60 (1.55%) Blog
12 57 (1.47%) N-Tier
13 51 (1.32%) iPad
14 36 (0.93%) Data Integration
14 36 (0.93%) Learning Management System
15 33 (0.85%) Virtual Team
16 31 (0.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 30 (0.78%) iPhone
18 27 (0.70%) Inversion of Control
19 26 (0.67%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 255 (6.59%) Linux
2 252 (6.52%) Windows
3 120 (3.10%) Apple iOS
4 98 (2.53%) Android
5 61 (1.58%) Windows Server
6 41 (1.06%) Unix
7 32 (0.83%) Ubuntu
8 26 (0.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 25 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
10 21 (0.54%) CentOS
11 19 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
12 18 (0.47%) Windows 7
13 8 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
14 7 (0.18%) Windows Mobile
14 7 (0.18%) Windows Phone
15 4 (0.10%) Mac OS X
15 4 (0.10%) Mesosphere
15 4 (0.10%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 3 (0.078%) Amazon Linux
16 3 (0.078%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1391 (35.97%) Agile Software Development
2 1283 (33.18%) Web Development
3 1118 (28.91%) Content Management
4 1019 (26.35%) MVC
5 757 (19.58%) E-Commerce
6 604 (15.62%) Front End Development
7 573 (14.82%) Scrum
8 479 (12.39%) TDD
9 399 (10.32%) Analytics
10 372 (9.62%) OO
11 366 (9.46%) CRM
12 328 (8.48%) SEO
13 303 (7.84%) Project Management
14 250 (6.46%) Continuous Integration
14 250 (6.46%) SDLC
15 237 (6.13%) Web Design
16 212 (5.48%) Digital Marketing
17 201 (5.20%) BDD
18 188 (4.86%) ITIL
18 188 (4.86%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1990 (51.46%) JavaScript
2 1174 (30.36%) C#
3 748 (19.34%) PHP
4 643 (16.63%) SQL
5 498 (12.88%) Java
6 126 (3.26%) Python
7 122 (3.15%) T-SQL
8 105 (2.72%) Ruby
9 87 (2.25%) VB.NET
10 77 (1.99%) PowerShell
11 63 (1.63%) XPath
12 58 (1.50%) Perl
13 57 (1.47%) C
14 52 (1.34%) VB
15 46 (1.19%) Objective-C
16 43 (1.11%) Scala
17 41 (1.06%) PL/SQL
18 38 (0.98%) VBScript
19 37 (0.96%) C++
20 36 (0.93%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 394 (10.19%) Degree
2 62 (1.60%) Microsoft Certification
3 41 (1.06%) ISEB
4 33 (0.85%) Security Cleared
5 26 (0.67%) SC Cleared
6 25 (0.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 25 (0.65%) MCSD
7 17 (0.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 17 (0.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 14 (0.36%) ISTQB
9 13 (0.34%) HND
9 13 (0.34%) MCSA
10 12 (0.31%) MCT
11 11 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
12 10 (0.26%) PhD
12 10 (0.26%) RHCE
12 10 (0.26%) RHCSA
12 10 (0.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 8 (0.21%) APMP
13 8 (0.21%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 256 (6.62%) QA
2 50 (1.29%) SLA
3 20 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 18 (0.47%) WCAG
5 15 (0.39%) PCI DSS
6 10 (0.26%) ISO 9001
7 9 (0.23%) WAI
8 3 (0.078%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.052%) SDET
10 1 (0.026%) Actionable Recommendations
10 1 (0.026%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 47 (1.22%) Active Directory
2 35 (0.91%) Docker
3 29 (0.75%) Varnish
4 20 (0.52%) Virtual Machines
5 14 (0.36%) Terminal Server
5 14 (0.36%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (0.26%) NFS
7 8 (0.21%) Hyper-V
8 4 (0.10%) vCloud
8 4 (0.10%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (0.10%) VMware Server
9 3 (0.078%) VMware ESX
9 3 (0.078%) vSphere
10 2 (0.052%) Virtual Servers
10 2 (0.052%) VirtualBox
11 1 (0.026%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 1 (0.026%) Firmware
11 1 (0.026%) Gluster
11 1 (0.026%) KVM
11 1 (0.026%) qmail
Systems Management
1 31 (0.80%) Puppet
2 26 (0.67%) Ansible
2 26 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
3 21 (0.54%) ServiceCenter
4 19 (0.49%) TeamSite
5 18 (0.47%) SCCM
6 10 (0.26%) HP Quality Center
7 9 (0.23%) Nagios
8 6 (0.16%) cPanel
9 5 (0.13%) SCOM
10 4 (0.10%) Mesos
10 4 (0.10%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 4 (0.10%) Rundeck
10 4 (0.10%) SCVMM
11 3 (0.078%) OpenView
11 3 (0.078%) Pingdom
11 3 (0.078%) Salt
11 3 (0.078%) Terraform
11 3 (0.078%) WSUS
12 2 (0.052%) Plesk
Vendors
1 605 (15.65%) Microsoft
2 542 (14.02%) Sitecore
3 371 (9.59%) Adobe
4 251 (6.49%) EPiServer
5 247 (6.39%) Google
6 183 (4.73%) Oracle
7 84 (2.17%) IBM
8 78 (2.02%) hybris
9 75 (1.94%) Zend
10 74 (1.91%) Ektron
11 60 (1.55%) Twitter
12 59 (1.53%) ATG
13 54 (1.40%) Salesforce.com
14 45 (1.16%) Facebook
15 42 (1.09%) PayPal
16 38 (0.98%) Alterian
17 36 (0.93%) VMware
18 35 (0.91%) SAP
19 33 (0.85%) Apple
19 33 (0.85%) Xamarin
City, London
Dunsdon Rose
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £25000.0000 - £35000.0000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Ebury
Salary: £40000.00 - £44579.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-40,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Capital IT Resourcing LTD
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Kenilworth, Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + pension + private medical
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £32000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + flexible working unlmtd holidays
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Avion Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Stirling, Stirlingshire
PRUDENTIAL
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Ebury
Salary: £38000.00 - £42265.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent plus outstanding benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Ebury
Salary: £50000.00 - £58000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £450 Per Day
Posted: 4 days ago
South East London
Citywire
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Montagu Olsen Associates
Salary: From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago