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 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Content Management System (CMS)
UK
Rank 173 168 133
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -35
Permanent jobs citing CMS 1564 2061 2492
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.89% 2.01% 2.34%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.73% 10.60% 11.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1308 1779 2142
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £28,640 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%

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
14577 19437 21287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.57% 18.98% 19.97%
Number of salaries quoted 12182 16264 17853
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £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 26 February 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 26 February 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 -12 1472 £42,500 -0.58% 286
London +18 672 £50,000 - 112
South East -2 295 £37,500 -11.76% 47
Berkshire +80 107 £42,500 -5.55% 11
East of England +31 105 £40,000 +6.66% 22
City of London +30 95 £52,500 -4.54% 21
Yorkshire -32 94 £35,000 - 18
North West -23 92 £35,000 -12.50% 38
South West -38 74 £35,000 -6.66% 11
Hertfordshire +63 67 £47,500 - 10
West Midlands +1 61 £35,000 - 19
Manchester -38 61 £35,000 -12.50% 20
West Yorkshire -15 56 £35,000 - 10
East Midlands +25 55 £29,000 -27.50% 9
Hampshire +12 52 £35,000 -6.66% 10
Scotland -4 47 £37,500 +7.14% 8
Leeds -20 44 £35,000 - 10
Oxfordshire +18 38 £35,000 -12.50% 5
St Albans +23 34 £52,500 +5.00% 3
Bristol -21 33 £35,000 +0.71% 5
Leicestershire +14 32 £29,000 -35.55% 6
North Yorkshire -9 29 £37,500 -5.06% 2
Surrey -23 28 £45,000 - 3
Southampton +33 27 £32,500 -23.52% 5
Edinburgh +3 24 £45,000 +33.33% 6
Leicester -3 22 £29,000 -35.55% 2
Kent -24 22 £30,000 -25.00% 2
Wales +31 21 £36,250 -27.50% 1
North East +4 21 £35,000 +7.69% 5
West Sussex -16 21 £35,000 -30.69% 6

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 1757 (57.01%) HTML
2 1644 (53.34%) CSS
3 1628 (52.82%) JavaScript
4 1242 (40.30%) .NET
5 1206 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
6 1071 (34.75%) C#
7 1033 (33.52%) Web Development
8 1016 (32.97%) Content Management
9 998 (32.38%) MVC
10 930 (30.18%) ASP.NET
11 800 (25.96%) SQL Server
12 764 (24.79%) jQuery
13 758 (24.59%) HTML5
14 624 (20.25%) PHP
15 607 (19.70%) SQL
16 605 (19.63%) E-Commerce
17 603 (19.57%) Microsoft
18 575 (18.66%) AngularJS
19 564 (18.30%) Marketing
20 539 (17.49%) Umbraco
21 530 (17.20%) Git (software)
22 523 (16.97%) ASP.NET MVC
23 522 (16.94%) CSS3
24 521 (16.90%) User Experience
25 460 (14.93%) Web Services
26 446 (14.47%) TDD
27 439 (14.24%) Finance
28 431 (13.98%) Scrum
29 419 (13.60%) XML
30 409 (13.27%) 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
1 539 (17.49%) Umbraco
2 393 (12.75%) Sitecore CMS
3 319 (10.35%) EPiServer
4 315 (10.22%) WordPress
5 248 (8.05%) Drupal
6 214 (6.94%) IIS
7 129 (4.19%) Apache
8 121 (3.93%) Kentico
9 113 (3.67%) SharePoint
10 104 (3.37%) Tomcat
11 98 (3.18%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 98 (3.18%) WebSphere
12 73 (2.37%) Sitefinity
13 57 (1.85%) Elasticsearch
14 54 (1.75%) Apache Solr
15 51 (1.65%) Joomla!
16 48 (1.56%) DNN
17 45 (1.46%) Immediacy CMS
18 37 (1.20%) Alfresco
19 34 (1.10%) nginx
Applications
1 220 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 175 (5.68%) Photoshop
3 106 (3.44%) Adobe Illustrator
4 70 (2.27%) MS Office
5 64 (2.08%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 38 (1.23%) MS PowerPoint
7 31 (1.01%) MS Visio
8 30 (0.97%) Fireworks
9 24 (0.78%) InDesign
10 15 (0.49%) MS Project
11 11 (0.36%) FrameMaker
12 9 (0.29%) OmniGraffle
13 8 (0.26%) 3ds Max
13 8 (0.26%) Adobe After Effects
13 8 (0.26%) Adobe Captivate
13 8 (0.26%) Maya
14 4 (0.13%) Camtasia
14 4 (0.13%) Final Cut Pro
15 3 (0.097%) Adobe Premiere
15 3 (0.097%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 163 (5.29%) Magento
2 41 (1.33%) Payment Gateway
3 33 (1.07%) Dynamics CRM
4 28 (0.91%) Oracle Cash Management
5 17 (0.55%) Dynamics AX
6 14 (0.45%) OpenCart
6 14 (0.45%) Shopify
7 12 (0.39%) WebTrends
8 11 (0.36%) Adobe Campaign
9 7 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 5 (0.16%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 5 (0.16%) SDL Web 8
11 4 (0.13%) osCommerce
12 3 (0.097%) NetSuite
12 3 (0.097%) VisionPLUS
13 2 (0.065%) CubeCart
13 2 (0.065%) SAP Hybris
13 2 (0.065%) Visualfiles
14 1 (0.032%) Dynamics NAV
14 1 (0.032%) FastStats PeopleStage
Cloud Services
1 166 (5.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 158 (5.13%) Google Analytics
3 123 (3.99%) Amazon AWS
4 109 (3.54%) SaaS
5 55 (1.78%) GitHub
6 41 (1.33%) PaaS
7 39 (1.27%) IaaS
8 26 (0.84%) Amazon EC2
9 23 (0.75%) AdWords
10 20 (0.65%) Office 365
11 19 (0.62%) Sage Pay
12 18 (0.58%) Slack
13 15 (0.49%) Google Tag Manager
14 13 (0.42%) MailChimp
15 11 (0.36%) Basecamp
16 8 (0.26%) Amazon S3
16 8 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
17 6 (0.19%) AWS Lambda
18 5 (0.16%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 5 (0.16%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 185 (6.00%) Internet
2 141 (4.57%) Intranet
3 46 (1.49%) HTTP
4 44 (1.43%) SSL
5 26 (0.84%) DNS
6 18 (0.58%) TCP/IP
6 18 (0.58%) VoIP
7 17 (0.55%) Skype
8 15 (0.49%) Firewall
9 12 (0.39%) LAN
10 11 (0.36%) SAN
11 10 (0.32%) Extranet
11 10 (0.32%) Network Security
12 9 (0.29%) FTP
13 8 (0.26%) AMQP
14 6 (0.19%) DHCP
15 5 (0.16%) DAB
15 5 (0.16%) WAN
16 4 (0.13%) 4G
16 4 (0.13%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 800 (25.96%) SQL Server
2 373 (12.10%) MySQL
3 153 (4.96%) Relational Database
4 149 (4.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 131 (4.25%) SQL Server 2014
6 127 (4.12%) NoSQL
7 84 (2.73%) SQL Server 2008
8 67 (2.17%) Big Data
9 61 (1.98%) SQL Server 2012
10 57 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 56 (1.82%) MongoDB
12 51 (1.65%) Redis
13 41 (1.33%) SQL Server 2005
14 38 (1.23%) RDBMS
15 32 (1.04%) Oracle Database
16 28 (0.91%) Apache Cassandra
17 20 (0.65%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 20 (0.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 18 (0.58%) Endeca
19 16 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 530 (17.20%) Git (software)
2 263 (8.53%) Visual Studio
3 204 (6.62%) Team Foundation Server
4 149 (4.83%) Subversion
5 142 (4.61%) JIRA
6 133 (4.32%) Jenkins
7 122 (3.96%) Grunt
8 78 (2.53%) TeamCity
9 76 (2.47%) Maven
10 75 (2.43%) gulp
11 64 (2.08%) Selenium
12 43 (1.40%) Dreamweaver
13 33 (1.07%) NUnit
14 29 (0.94%) Cucumber
15 28 (0.91%) Bower
16 25 (0.81%) Eclipse
17 24 (0.78%) WebDriver
18 21 (0.68%) SpecFlow
19 20 (0.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
20 19 (0.62%) Axure RP
General
1 564 (18.30%) Marketing
2 439 (14.24%) Finance
3 238 (7.72%) Retail
4 166 (5.39%) Publishing
5 76 (2.47%) Legal
6 75 (2.43%) Banking
7 74 (2.40%) Games
8 67 (2.17%) Advertising
9 51 (1.65%) Manufacturing
10 48 (1.56%) Telecoms
11 30 (0.97%) Multimedia
12 29 (0.94%) Electronics
13 23 (0.75%) Law
14 22 (0.71%) Automotive
15 21 (0.68%) Online Betting
16 19 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
17 15 (0.49%) Back Office
18 13 (0.42%) Military
19 6 (0.19%) Arabic Language
20 4 (0.13%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1987 (64.47%) Developer
2 688 (22.32%) .NET Developer
3 501 (16.26%) Web Developer
4 482 (15.64%) C# Developer
5 372 (12.07%) C# .NET Developer
6 293 (9.51%) Senior Developer
7 280 (9.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 276 (8.96%) PHP Developer
9 212 (6.88%) HTML Developer
10 206 (6.68%) JavaScript Developer
11 188 (6.10%) ASP.NET Developer
12 177 (5.74%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 167 (5.42%) .NET Web Developer
14 165 (5.35%) HTML CSS Developer
15 159 (5.16%) Analyst
16 150 (4.87%) Java Developer
17 148 (4.80%) Architect
18 147 (4.77%) CMS Developer
19 143 (4.64%) C# Web Developer
20 133 (4.32%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1757 (57.01%) HTML
2 1644 (53.34%) CSS
3 1242 (40.30%) .NET
4 930 (30.18%) ASP.NET
5 764 (24.79%) jQuery
6 758 (24.59%) HTML5
7 575 (18.66%) AngularJS
8 523 (16.97%) ASP.NET MVC
9 522 (16.94%) CSS3
10 460 (14.93%) Web Services
11 419 (13.60%) XML
12 379 (12.30%) .NET Framework
13 278 (9.02%) Entity Framework
14 243 (7.88%) Sass
15 232 (7.53%) REST
16 221 (7.17%) Ajax
17 212 (6.88%) ASP.NET Web API
18 199 (6.46%) RESTful
19 189 (6.13%) Node.js
20 185 (6.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 521 (16.90%) User Experience
2 294 (9.54%) Analytical Skills
3 175 (5.68%) Mobile App
4 136 (4.41%) Computer Science
5 124 (4.02%) Social Media
6 68 (2.21%) Enterprise Software
7 67 (2.17%) Management Information System
8 61 (1.98%) W3C
9 57 (1.85%) iPad
10 48 (1.56%) Digital Media
11 38 (1.23%) FMCG
12 36 (1.17%) Graphic Design
13 32 (1.04%) e-Learning
14 30 (0.97%) Blog
14 30 (0.97%) Clustering
14 30 (0.97%) Online Games
15 26 (0.84%) Client/Server
15 26 (0.84%) CMDB
15 26 (0.84%) N-Tier
16 25 (0.81%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 204 (6.62%) Linux
2 188 (6.10%) Windows
3 102 (3.31%) Apple iOS
4 101 (3.28%) Android
5 61 (1.98%) Windows Server
6 59 (1.91%) Unix
7 38 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
8 32 (1.04%) Windows Server 2008
9 31 (1.01%) Mac OS X
10 19 (0.62%) CentOS
11 16 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 12 (0.39%) Ubuntu
13 11 (0.36%) Solaris
14 10 (0.32%) HPUX
14 10 (0.32%) Windows Phone
15 8 (0.26%) Windows 7
15 8 (0.26%) Windows Server 2003
16 7 (0.23%) Amazon Linux
17 6 (0.19%) Mac OS
18 1 (0.032%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 1206 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
2 1033 (33.52%) Web Development
3 1016 (32.97%) Content Management
4 998 (32.38%) MVC
5 605 (19.63%) E-Commerce
6 446 (14.47%) TDD
7 431 (13.98%) Scrum
8 386 (12.52%) Front End Development
9 342 (11.10%) SEO
10 340 (11.03%) OO
11 300 (9.73%) Analytics
12 280 (9.09%) CRM
13 236 (7.66%) SDLC
14 228 (7.40%) Responsive Web Design
15 219 (7.11%) Digital Marketing
16 188 (6.10%) Project Management
17 181 (5.87%) ITIL
18 175 (5.68%) Continuous Integration
19 173 (5.61%) BDD
20 167 (5.42%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 1628 (52.82%) JavaScript
2 1071 (34.75%) C#
3 624 (20.25%) PHP
4 607 (19.70%) SQL
5 409 (13.27%) Java
6 102 (3.31%) XPath
7 98 (3.18%) Python
8 95 (3.08%) TypeScript
9 92 (2.99%) T-SQL
10 86 (2.79%) Ruby
11 49 (1.59%) PowerShell
12 42 (1.36%) VB.NET
13 38 (1.23%) Scala
14 37 (1.20%) Perl
15 32 (1.04%) Bash Shell
16 29 (0.94%) C
17 26 (0.84%) C++
17 26 (0.84%) VB
18 15 (0.49%) R
18 15 (0.49%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 303 (9.83%) Degree
2 29 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 25 (0.81%) Security Cleared
4 13 (0.42%) SC Cleared
5 12 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 10 (0.32%) MCSD
6 10 (0.32%) MCTS
7 9 (0.29%) ISEB
8 8 (0.26%) OCMJEA
8 8 (0.26%) Sun Certification
9 7 (0.23%) MCP
10 6 (0.19%) MCPD
11 5 (0.16%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (0.13%) ISTQB
13 3 (0.097%) PMP
14 2 (0.065%) CISA
14 2 (0.065%) CISM
14 2 (0.065%) CISSP
14 2 (0.065%) MCAD
14 2 (0.065%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 221 (7.17%) QA
2 47 (1.52%) WCAG
3 44 (1.43%) SLA
4 20 (0.65%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.16%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.097%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.065%) GCP
7 2 (0.065%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.065%) WAI
8 1 (0.032%) COBIT
8 1 (0.032%) PMO
8 1 (0.032%) SDET
8 1 (0.032%) Section 508
System Software
1 34 (1.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (0.68%) Docker
3 20 (0.65%) Active Directory
4 16 (0.52%) Varnish
5 7 (0.23%) VirtualBox
6 6 (0.19%) Firmware
7 3 (0.097%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.097%) vSphere
8 2 (0.065%) KVM
8 2 (0.065%) LXC
8 2 (0.065%) NFS
8 2 (0.065%) Samba
8 2 (0.065%) vCloud
8 2 (0.065%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.032%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.032%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.032%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 38 (1.23%) Graphite
2 37 (1.20%) Puppet
3 35 (1.14%) Grafana
4 21 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
5 11 (0.36%) Ansible
5 11 (0.36%) Nagios
6 6 (0.19%) cPanel
6 6 (0.19%) SCCM
7 4 (0.13%) Capistrano
8 3 (0.097%) MOM
8 3 (0.097%) TeamSite
8 3 (0.097%) ZABBIX
9 2 (0.065%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (0.065%) Pingdom
9 2 (0.065%) WSUS
10 1 (0.032%) Cisco UCCX
10 1 (0.032%) PaperCut
10 1 (0.032%) Salt
10 1 (0.032%) WMI
Vendors
1 603 (19.57%) Microsoft
2 393 (12.75%) Sitecore
3 296 (9.60%) Adobe
4 234 (7.59%) Google
5 185 (6.00%) Oracle
6 83 (2.69%) Zend
7 77 (2.50%) IBM
8 63 (2.04%) Alterian
8 63 (2.04%) hybris
9 59 (1.91%) ATG
10 46 (1.49%) VMware
11 44 (1.43%) ServiceNow
12 41 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
13 39 (1.27%) Facebook
14 33 (1.07%) Citrix
14 33 (1.07%) Twitter
15 28 (0.91%) Demandware
16 25 (0.81%) SAP
17 18 (0.58%) Apple
17 18 (0.58%) PagerDuty
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Adesse Search
Salary: From £33,000 to £38,000 per annum plus health, pension and early Frida
Posted: 3 hours ago
North London
Havas People
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £20k - 28k per year + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + training and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum great benefits!
Posted: 2 days ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 + Great Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Darlington, County Durham
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 per annum + and additional benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £25000.0000 - £35000.0000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 45-55k
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
CodeSource Recruitment Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum £45,000 to £55,000 + £3,000 Bonus +
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Ace Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chichester, West Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 45000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Midlands
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + Bonus, free parking, subsidized computers
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + training and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
ISL
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Inclusive benefit package
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + on site parking + more!
Posted: 2 days ago