The table below looks at the statistics for the Content Manager role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Content Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Content Manager
Rank 912 899 917
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Content Manager 39 42 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.038% 0.040% 0.031%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.040% 0.042% 0.032%
Number of salaries quoted 33 37 22
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,300 £28,100 £32,650
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £46,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +28.57%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
97552 100837 99178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.12% 96.44% 96.24%
Number of salaries quoted 81926 83590 79842
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Content Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Content Manager in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Content Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Content Manager
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Content Manager within the UK.

Content Manager Salary Trend in the UK

Content Manager
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Content Manager over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 within the UK.

Content Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Content Manager
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Content Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 5 February 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
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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 +2 36 £45,000 +5.88% 12
London +9 26 £45,000 +12.50% 8
South East -6 8 £42,500 -5.55%
Basingstoke - 6 £42,500 -
Hampshire - 6 £42,500 -
Glasgow - 3 - -
Scotland - 3 - -
East Midlands - 2 £38,250 - 1
City of London +51 1 - - 4
Berkshire +1 1 £37,500 -16.66%
Reading - 1 £37,500 -
Hove - 1 £55,000 -
Northampton - 1 £40,000 -
Rutland - 1 £36,500 - 1
Northamptonshire - 1 £40,000 -
East Sussex - 1 £55,000 -
Croydon - 1 £45,000 -

Content Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Content Manager in their job title 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 with Content Manager in their job title.

1 39 (52.00%) Content Management
1 39 (52.00%) Marketing
2 27 (36.00%) Analytics
3 26 (34.67%) Social Media
4 23 (30.67%) Google
4 23 (30.67%) CMS
5 22 (29.33%) HTML
5 22 (29.33%) XML
5 22 (29.33%) Google Analytics
6 21 (28.00%) JavaScript
6 21 (28.00%) SEO
7 19 (25.33%) Publishing
8 17 (22.67%) User Experience
9 15 (20.00%) Software Engineering
9 15 (20.00%) SQL
9 15 (20.00%) XSLT
9 15 (20.00%) ETL
9 15 (20.00%) Informatica
9 15 (20.00%) Management Information System
9 15 (20.00%) GWT
9 15 (20.00%) Data Extraction
9 15 (20.00%) Talend Open Studio
9 15 (20.00%) Talend
9 15 (20.00%) AngularJS
9 15 (20.00%) Data Structures
9 15 (20.00%) Digital Content Management
10 14 (18.67%) Digital Marketing
11 13 (17.33%) CSS
12 11 (14.67%) Pay per click
12 11 (14.67%) Degree

Content Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Content Manager in their job title 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 with Content Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 23 (30.67%) CMS
2 10 (13.33%) WordPress
3 4 (5.33%) Drupal
3 4 (5.33%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (13.33%) Photoshop
2 3 (4.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.00%) MS Office
3 1 (1.33%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.33%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 3 (4.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 22 (29.33%) Google Analytics
2 2 (2.67%) Office 365
2 2 (2.67%) SaaS
3 1 (1.33%) AdWords
3 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.67%) Intranet
2 1 (1.33%) Internet
2 1 (1.33%) Skype
Development Applications
1 15 (20.00%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (2.67%) Dreamweaver
General
1 39 (52.00%) Marketing
2 19 (25.33%) Publishing
3 10 (13.33%) Advertising
4 4 (5.33%) Finance
5 2 (2.67%) Retail
6 1 (1.33%) Brand Awareness
6 1 (1.33%) Games
6 1 (1.33%) Legal
6 1 (1.33%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (29.33%) HTML
1 22 (29.33%) XML
2 15 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 15 (20.00%) GWT
2 15 (20.00%) XSLT
3 13 (17.33%) CSS
4 2 (2.67%) jQuery
5 1 (1.33%) CSS3
5 1 (1.33%) Flash
5 1 (1.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 26 (34.67%) Social Media
2 17 (22.67%) User Experience
3 15 (20.00%) Data Extraction
3 15 (20.00%) Data Structures
3 15 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 10 (13.33%) Blog
5 9 (12.00%) Copywriting
6 8 (10.67%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (4.00%) e-Learning
8 2 (2.67%) Graphic Design
8 2 (2.67%) Mobile App
9 1 (1.33%) Digital Media
9 1 (1.33%) Fintech
9 1 (1.33%) FMCG
9 1 (1.33%) Mathematics
9 1 (1.33%) Online Gambling
9 1 (1.33%) Psychology
9 1 (1.33%) RIA
9 1 (1.33%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (52.00%) Content Management
2 27 (36.00%) Analytics
3 21 (28.00%) SEO
4 15 (20.00%) Digital Content Management
4 15 (20.00%) ETL
4 15 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 14 (18.67%) Digital Marketing
6 11 (14.67%) Email Marketing
6 11 (14.67%) Pay per click
7 9 (12.00%) E-Commerce
8 7 (9.33%) Project Management
9 6 (8.00%) B2C
9 6 (8.00%) Online Marketing
9 6 (8.00%) People Management
10 5 (6.67%) Customer Engagement
11 4 (5.33%) CRM
12 3 (4.00%) Product Management
12 3 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
13 2 (2.67%) Time Management
13 2 (2.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (28.00%) JavaScript
2 15 (20.00%) SQL
3 2 (2.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (14.67%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (1.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 23 (30.67%) Google
2 15 (20.00%) Informatica
2 15 (20.00%) Talend
3 7 (9.33%) Adobe
4 4 (5.33%) Sitecore
5 2 (2.67%) Facebook
5 2 (2.67%) Twitter
6 1 (1.33%) Computacenter
6 1 (1.33%) EMC
6 1 (1.33%) F5
6 1 (1.33%) McAfee
6 1 (1.33%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
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