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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 174 145 116
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -29
Permanent jobs citing CMS 1868 2424 2965
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.91% 2.21% 2.53%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.47% 11.67% 12.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1636 2014 2383
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +2.85%

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
17847 20770 23912
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.22% 18.93% 20.39%
Number of salaries quoted 15175 17211 19631
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £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 29 July 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 29 July 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 -36 1735 £40,500 -2.40% 239
London -29 721 £50,000 +5.26% 108
South East -26 366 £40,000 - 44
West Midlands +2 136 £29,000 -10.76% 13
City of London +7 135 £52,500 +16.66% 20
North West -23 133 £37,500 -5.06% 25
Yorkshire -18 110 £35,000 +7.69% 9
South West 0 107 £40,000 - 13
East of England -11 97 £37,500 -6.25% 11
Berkshire -31 93 £47,000 -6.00% 7
Scotland +15 83 £35,000 +6.87% 14
Manchester -13 82 £40,500 +1.25% 18
West Yorkshire -12 79 £31,500 -3.07% 8
Oxfordshire +25 67 £39,000 -2.50% 6
Bristol +46 59 £40,000 +14.28% 6
Birmingham +24 58 £31,500 +1.61% 4
Leeds -12 54 £30,000 -7.69% 7
Hampshire -37 50 £35,000 - 11
Oxford +15 43 £39,000 -13.33% 1
East Midlands -13 41 £38,500 +28.33% 13
Glasgow +20 39 £36,250 +11.53% 9
Surrey -17 39 £40,000 - 5
Buckinghamshire +21 38 £42,500 +13.33% 9
Essex +20 37 £25,000 -33.33% 3
Kent +26 35 £32,500 -4.41%
Milton Keynes +25 31 £42,500 +8.28% 1
Cheshire +20 31 £37,500 -18.47% 3
Southend-on-Sea +13 29 £25,000 -33.33% 2
Edinburgh -14 29 £36,500 +7.35% 4
Hertfordshire -12 27 £67,500 +50.00% 4

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 2094 (52.47%) HTML
2 1999 (50.09%) JavaScript
3 1899 (47.58%) CSS
4 1379 (34.55%) Agile Software Development
5 1370 (34.33%) .NET
6 1283 (32.15%) Web Development
7 1198 (30.02%) jQuery
8 1188 (29.77%) C#
9 1121 (28.09%) Content Management
10 1047 (26.23%) MVC
11 877 (21.97%) ASP.NET
12 858 (21.50%) SQL Server
13 847 (21.22%) HTML5
14 819 (20.52%) E-Commerce
15 783 (19.62%) PHP
16 723 (18.12%) SQL
17 698 (17.49%) Umbraco
18 693 (17.36%) Marketing
19 635 (15.91%) Front End Development
20 603 (15.11%) User Experience
21 591 (14.81%) Microsoft
22 575 (14.41%) Sitecore CMS
22 575 (14.41%) Sitecore
23 566 (14.18%) CSS3
24 555 (13.91%) Scrum
25 536 (13.43%) Git (software)
26 520 (13.03%) Finance
27 512 (12.83%) AngularJS
28 505 (12.65%) TDD
29 498 (12.48%) 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
1 698 (17.49%) Umbraco
2 575 (14.41%) Sitecore CMS
3 498 (12.48%) WordPress
4 357 (8.95%) Drupal
5 187 (4.69%) IIS
6 178 (4.46%) SharePoint
7 167 (4.18%) Kentico
8 122 (3.06%) Apache
9 89 (2.23%) Tomcat
10 82 (2.05%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 79 (1.98%) Joomla!
12 75 (1.88%) WebSphere
13 70 (1.75%) Sitefinity
14 46 (1.15%) Jadu
15 44 (1.10%) Elasticsearch
16 42 (1.05%) Immediacy CMS
17 38 (0.95%) DNN
18 35 (0.88%) Documentum
19 30 (0.75%) Confluence
20 29 (0.73%) nginx
Applications
1 278 (6.97%) MS Excel
2 239 (5.99%) Photoshop
3 116 (2.91%) MS Office
4 86 (2.15%) Adobe Illustrator
5 71 (1.78%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 50 (1.25%) MS PowerPoint
7 33 (0.83%) MS Visio
8 29 (0.73%) Fireworks
9 26 (0.65%) MS Project
10 17 (0.43%) InDesign
11 12 (0.30%) Acrobat
12 11 (0.28%) GIMP
13 8 (0.20%) OmniGraffle
14 7 (0.18%) Maya
15 6 (0.15%) 3ds Max
15 6 (0.15%) InVision
16 4 (0.10%) Mingle
16 4 (0.10%) XMetaL
17 3 (0.075%) FrameMaker
17 3 (0.075%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 211 (5.29%) Magento
2 115 (2.88%) Dynamics CRM
3 39 (0.98%) SDL Web 8
4 22 (0.55%) Shopify
5 20 (0.50%) Payment Gateway
6 19 (0.48%) Adobe Campaign
7 15 (0.38%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
8 13 (0.33%) VisionPLUS
9 12 (0.30%) Oracle BPM
9 12 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
10 10 (0.25%) Eloqua
11 9 (0.23%) Salesforce.com CRM
12 8 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 7 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
13 7 (0.18%) SAP CRM
14 5 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
14 5 (0.13%) OpenCart
14 5 (0.13%) Oracle Retail
15 4 (0.10%) Unit4 Business World
15 4 (0.10%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 181 (4.54%) Amazon AWS
2 167 (4.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 140 (3.51%) Google Analytics
4 88 (2.20%) SaaS
5 83 (2.08%) GitHub
6 43 (1.08%) Adobe Analytics
7 40 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
8 33 (0.83%) Sage Pay
9 27 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
10 26 (0.65%) Office 365
11 23 (0.58%) AdWords
12 22 (0.55%) Amazon S3
13 20 (0.50%) Adobe Creative Cloud
14 18 (0.45%) CloudBees
14 18 (0.45%) Force.com
15 17 (0.43%) PaaS
16 16 (0.40%) Basecamp
17 14 (0.35%) MailChimp
18 12 (0.30%) OpenShift
19 10 (0.25%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 176 (4.41%) Internet
2 144 (3.61%) Intranet
3 82 (2.05%) DNS
4 71 (1.78%) Firewall
5 50 (1.25%) TCP/IP
6 41 (1.03%) SSL
7 35 (0.88%) HTTP
8 32 (0.80%) FTP
9 26 (0.65%) VoIP
10 20 (0.50%) VPN
11 15 (0.38%) WAN
12 12 (0.30%) HTTPS
12 12 (0.30%) Skype
13 10 (0.25%) DHCP
13 10 (0.25%) LAN
14 9 (0.23%) DAB
14 9 (0.23%) LDAP
14 9 (0.23%) SAN
14 9 (0.23%) SMTP
15 7 (0.18%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 858 (21.50%) SQL Server
2 472 (11.83%) MySQL
3 134 (3.36%) NoSQL
4 122 (3.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 110 (2.76%) Relational Database
6 103 (2.58%) SQL Server 2008
6 103 (2.58%) SQL Server 2014
7 81 (2.03%) SQL Server 2012
8 78 (1.95%) MongoDB
9 69 (1.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 47 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
11 42 (1.05%) RDBMS
12 41 (1.03%) Oracle Database
13 40 (1.00%) Redis
14 36 (0.90%) Oracle Database 11g
15 34 (0.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 29 (0.73%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 27 (0.68%) PostgreSQL
18 26 (0.65%) BusinessObjects
19 25 (0.63%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 536 (13.43%) Git (software)
2 291 (7.29%) Visual Studio
3 211 (5.29%) Subversion
4 197 (4.94%) Team Foundation Server
5 151 (3.78%) JIRA
6 130 (3.26%) Jenkins
7 122 (3.06%) Selenium
8 118 (2.96%) Grunt
9 89 (2.23%) TeamCity
10 88 (2.20%) gulp
11 79 (1.98%) Maven
12 58 (1.45%) NUnit
13 51 (1.28%) JMeter
14 44 (1.10%) Ant
15 42 (1.05%) WebDriver
16 41 (1.03%) Octopus Deploy
17 40 (1.00%) Cucumber
17 40 (1.00%) Dreamweaver
17 40 (1.00%) SpecFlow
18 39 (0.98%) Mercurial
General
1 693 (17.36%) Marketing
2 520 (13.03%) Finance
3 196 (4.91%) Publishing
4 157 (3.93%) Retail
5 155 (3.88%) Advertising
6 107 (2.68%) Telecoms
7 93 (2.33%) Legal
8 88 (2.20%) Law
9 81 (2.03%) Banking
10 79 (1.98%) Games
11 76 (1.90%) Manufacturing
12 45 (1.13%) Electronics
13 33 (0.83%) Multimedia
14 28 (0.70%) Back Office
15 20 (0.50%) Military
16 19 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
17 16 (0.40%) Billing
18 13 (0.33%) Financial Institution
19 11 (0.28%) German Language
20 10 (0.25%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 2254 (56.48%) Developer
2 709 (17.76%) .NET Developer
3 662 (16.59%) Web Developer
4 469 (11.75%) C# Developer
5 410 (10.27%) PHP Developer
6 403 (10.10%) C# .NET Developer
7 388 (9.72%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 344 (8.62%) Senior Developer
9 340 (8.52%) HTML Developer
10 312 (7.82%) JavaScript Developer
11 281 (7.04%) HTML CSS Developer
12 271 (6.79%) ASP.NET Developer
13 268 (6.72%) Analyst
14 225 (5.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 212 (5.31%) CMS Developer
16 199 (4.99%) Project Manager
17 196 (4.91%) Architect
18 157 (3.93%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
19 156 (3.91%) .NET Web Developer
20 136 (3.41%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2094 (52.47%) HTML
2 1899 (47.58%) CSS
3 1370 (34.33%) .NET
4 1198 (30.02%) jQuery
5 877 (21.97%) ASP.NET
6 847 (21.22%) HTML5
7 566 (14.18%) CSS3
8 512 (12.83%) AngularJS
9 434 (10.87%) Web Services
10 400 (10.02%) XML
11 392 (9.82%) ASP.NET MVC
12 314 (7.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 306 (7.67%) .NET Framework
14 304 (7.62%) Ajax
15 301 (7.54%) Sass
16 249 (6.24%) JSON
17 207 (5.19%) RESTful
18 199 (4.99%) REST
19 198 (4.96%) Node.js
20 178 (4.46%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 603 (15.11%) User Experience
2 310 (7.77%) Mobile App
3 227 (5.69%) Analytical Skills
4 171 (4.28%) Computer Science
5 164 (4.11%) Social Media
6 121 (3.03%) Management Information System
7 90 (2.26%) Enterprise Software
8 71 (1.78%) Digital Media
9 69 (1.73%) Blog
10 67 (1.68%) Client/Server
11 64 (1.60%) W3C
12 57 (1.43%) N-Tier
13 44 (1.10%) Data Integration
13 44 (1.10%) iPad
14 32 (0.80%) Learning Management System
15 31 (0.78%) Virtual Team
16 28 (0.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 27 (0.68%) Visualisation
17 27 (0.68%) Xbox
18 26 (0.65%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 279 (6.99%) Linux
2 273 (6.84%) Windows
3 106 (2.66%) Apple iOS
4 85 (2.13%) Android
5 72 (1.80%) Windows Server
6 52 (1.30%) Unix
7 37 (0.93%) Ubuntu
8 30 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
9 29 (0.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 27 (0.68%) CentOS
11 25 (0.63%) Windows 7
11 25 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
12 8 (0.20%) Mesosphere
12 8 (0.20%) Solaris
12 8 (0.20%) Windows Server 2003
13 5 (0.13%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 5 (0.13%) Windows Mobile
14 4 (0.10%) HPUX
15 3 (0.075%) Amazon Linux
15 3 (0.075%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 1379 (34.55%) Agile Software Development
2 1283 (32.15%) Web Development
3 1121 (28.09%) Content Management
4 1047 (26.23%) MVC
5 819 (20.52%) E-Commerce
6 635 (15.91%) Front End Development
7 555 (13.91%) Scrum
8 505 (12.65%) TDD
9 395 (9.90%) Analytics
9 395 (9.90%) CRM
10 355 (8.90%) OO
11 327 (8.19%) SEO
12 312 (7.82%) Project Management
13 272 (6.82%) Continuous Integration
14 238 (5.96%) Web Design
15 216 (5.41%) Digital Marketing
15 216 (5.41%) SDLC
16 198 (4.96%) BDD
17 194 (4.86%) Responsive Web Design
18 190 (4.76%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1999 (50.09%) JavaScript
2 1188 (29.77%) C#
3 783 (19.62%) PHP
4 723 (18.12%) SQL
5 470 (11.78%) Java
6 139 (3.48%) Python
7 133 (3.33%) T-SQL
8 116 (2.91%) Ruby
9 93 (2.33%) VB.NET
10 73 (1.83%) PowerShell
11 71 (1.78%) C
12 64 (1.60%) PL/SQL
13 56 (1.40%) Perl
14 54 (1.35%) XPath
15 47 (1.18%) VB
16 45 (1.13%) C++
17 38 (0.95%) Objective-C
17 38 (0.95%) Scala
18 36 (0.90%) VBScript
19 34 (0.85%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 408 (10.22%) Degree
2 63 (1.58%) Microsoft Certification
3 37 (0.93%) ISEB
4 31 (0.78%) Security Cleared
5 24 (0.60%) MCSD
6 23 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 23 (0.58%) SC Cleared
7 19 (0.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 19 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 16 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
9 15 (0.38%) MCSA
10 14 (0.35%) MCT
11 13 (0.33%) APMP
11 13 (0.33%) HND
11 13 (0.33%) ISTQB
12 11 (0.28%) PhD
13 7 (0.18%) DBS Check
13 7 (0.18%) MBA
13 7 (0.18%) MCP
14 6 (0.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 230 (5.76%) QA
2 55 (1.38%) SLA
3 27 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 18 (0.45%) WCAG
5 17 (0.43%) PCI DSS
6 12 (0.30%) ISO 9001
7 7 (0.18%) WAI
8 4 (0.10%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.025%) Actionable Recommendations
9 1 (0.025%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 51 (1.28%) Active Directory
2 35 (0.88%) Docker
3 34 (0.85%) Varnish
4 20 (0.50%) Virtual Machines
5 17 (0.43%) Terminal Server
6 16 (0.40%) VMware Infrastructure
7 11 (0.28%) Hyper-V
8 6 (0.15%) NFS
8 6 (0.15%) Virtual Servers
9 4 (0.10%) Firmware
9 4 (0.10%) vCloud
9 4 (0.10%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (0.10%) VMware Server
10 3 (0.075%) VMware ESX
10 3 (0.075%) vSphere
11 2 (0.050%) KVM
11 2 (0.050%) VirtualBox
12 1 (0.025%) Gluster
12 1 (0.025%) XenApp
12 1 (0.025%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 35 (0.88%) Puppet
2 29 (0.73%) Ansible
3 27 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
4 21 (0.53%) SCCM
4 21 (0.53%) ServiceCenter
5 13 (0.33%) TeamSite
6 10 (0.25%) HP Quality Center
6 10 (0.25%) Nagios
7 8 (0.20%) Mesos
8 7 (0.18%) cPanel
9 5 (0.13%) SCOM
10 4 (0.10%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 4 (0.10%) Rundeck
10 4 (0.10%) SCVMM
11 3 (0.075%) Cacti
11 3 (0.075%) Microsoft Clustering
11 3 (0.075%) OpenView
11 3 (0.075%) WSUS
12 2 (0.050%) FortiGate
12 2 (0.050%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 591 (14.81%) Microsoft
2 575 (14.41%) Sitecore
3 362 (9.07%) Adobe
4 262 (6.56%) EPiServer
5 232 (5.81%) Google
6 200 (5.01%) Oracle
7 88 (2.20%) IBM
8 86 (2.15%) Zend
9 83 (2.08%) Ektron
10 80 (2.00%) Twitter
11 70 (1.75%) hybris
12 61 (1.53%) SAP
13 59 (1.48%) Salesforce.com
14 58 (1.45%) ATG
15 55 (1.38%) Facebook
16 38 (0.95%) Alterian
16 38 (0.95%) HP
17 37 (0.93%) PayPal
18 36 (0.90%) VMware
19 33 (0.83%) Avaya
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: up to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Central London / West End
The Digital Recruitment Firm
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Recruit 4 Talent
Salary: £300000 - £400000 Per Annum bonus, benefits, job swap, pension,
Posted: 17 hours ago
West Midlands
Resolve Recruitment
Salary: £30k - £40k + Benefits (Details in Advert)
Posted: 19 hours ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £15000 - £35000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Urban Truant
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £46000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 12 hours ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 18 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £26041.00 - £34876.00 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Dunsdon Rose
Posted: 10 hours ago
Christchurch, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £34000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Adalta Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: 15 hours ago
South West London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Worcestershire
Talent International
Salary: £25000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £16000.00 - £22000.00 per annum + bonuses and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: to 45k
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
APM Resources
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
The Digital Recruitment Firm
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum plus many benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum + + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Prospectus IT Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago