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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Content Manager
Rank 839 839 864
Rank change year-on-year
0 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Content Manager 68 35 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.059% 0.033% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.062% 0.035% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 22 24 24
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,100 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,400 £57,200 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £28,750 £37,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-23.33% +17.18%

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
109120 101188 111394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.40% 94.25% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 88233 84007 95056
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 2 September 2014 within the UK.

Content Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Content Manager
Top 30 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 2 September 2014. 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 +8 67 £30,000 -25.00% 8
London -1 20 £33,250 -26.11% 3
South East -16 16 £30,000 -19.46% 1
West Midlands +9 12 - - 1
Birmingham - 12 - - 1
Berkshire -2 10 - -
Maidenhead - 10 - -
East of England -16 7 £24,500 -38.75%
East Midlands - 7 - - 1
Leicestershire - 7 - - 1
Essex - 5 £24,500 -
Surrey -5 3 £30,000 -30.63%
North West -21 3 £18,000 - 1
Manchester - 3 £18,000 - 1
Stockport - 3 £18,000 -
Camberley - 3 £30,000 -
City of London +7 1 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Glasgow -7 1 - - 1
Hertfordshire -10 1 - -
Scotland -14 1 - - 1
Yorkshire -43 1 £31,000 - 1
Hampshire - 1 - -
North Yorkshire - 1 £31,000 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £27,500 -
South West - 1 - -
Kidlington - 1 £27,500 -
Leicester - 1 - -
Bristol - 1 - -
Luton - 1 £35,000 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £35,000 -

Content Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 67 (51.94%) Marketing
2 51 (39.53%) Content Management
3 48 (37.21%) SEO
4 47 (36.43%) E-Commerce
5 46 (35.66%) HTML
6 34 (26.36%) Analytics
7 31 (24.03%) CMS
8 27 (20.93%) Social Media
9 22 (17.05%) Retail
10 21 (16.28%) JavaScript
11 20 (15.50%) Degree
12 19 (14.73%) MS Office
12 19 (14.73%) CSS
12 19 (14.73%) Microsoft
12 19 (14.73%) Telecoms
13 18 (13.95%) Google
13 18 (13.95%) Google Analytics
14 17 (13.18%) Internet
14 17 (13.18%) Adobe
15 16 (12.40%) Project Management
15 16 (12.40%) Digital Marketing
16 15 (11.63%) Copywriting
16 15 (11.63%) Blog
17 14 (10.85%) Agile Software Development
18 13 (10.08%) Advertising
18 13 (10.08%) HTML5
19 10 (7.75%) 3G
19 10 (7.75%) Broadband
19 10 (7.75%) Photoshop
19 10 (7.75%) Smartphone

Content Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 31 (24.03%) CMS
2 9 (6.98%) WordPress
3 6 (4.65%) WebLogic
3 6 (4.65%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.33%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.33%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.55%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.78%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.78%) Drupal
6 1 (0.78%) Documentum
6 1 (0.78%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 19 (14.73%) MS Office
2 10 (7.75%) Photoshop
3 8 (6.20%) Adobe Illustrator
4 6 (4.65%) MS Excel
4 6 (4.65%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (2.33%) InDesign
6 2 (1.55%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 18 (13.95%) Google Analytics
2 7 (5.43%) Magento
3 1 (0.78%) SiteCatalyst
Communications & Networking
1 17 (13.18%) Internet
2 10 (7.75%) 3G
2 10 (7.75%) Broadband
3 6 (4.65%) HTTP
3 6 (4.65%) OpenLDAP
3 6 (4.65%) LDAP
4 5 (3.88%) Intranet
4 5 (3.88%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.88%) MySQL
2 1 (0.78%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 9 (6.98%) Dreamweaver
General
1 67 (51.94%) Marketing
2 22 (17.05%) Retail
3 19 (14.73%) Telecoms
4 13 (10.08%) Advertising
5 9 (6.98%) Publishing
5 9 (6.98%) Finance
6 7 (5.43%) Legal
7 4 (3.10%) Electronics
8 3 (2.33%) Automotive
9 2 (1.55%) Banking
9 2 (1.55%) Dutch Language
9 2 (1.55%) French Language
9 2 (1.55%) German Language
9 2 (1.55%) Italian Language
9 2 (1.55%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.78%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (35.66%) HTML
2 19 (14.73%) CSS
3 13 (10.08%) HTML5
4 6 (4.65%) WebSockets
4 6 (4.65%) J2EE
5 4 (3.10%) XML
6 3 (2.33%) DOM
6 3 (2.33%) XHTML
6 3 (2.33%) JSP
6 3 (2.33%) Ajax
6 3 (2.33%) Dojo
6 3 (2.33%) jQuery
6 3 (2.33%) MooTools
6 3 (2.33%) Ext JS
7 1 (0.78%) RESTful
7 1 (0.78%) WebCenter
7 1 (0.78%) CSS3
7 1 (0.78%) Spring
7 1 (0.78%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 27 (20.93%) Social Media
2 15 (11.63%) Copywriting
2 15 (11.63%) Blog
3 10 (7.75%) Smartphone
4 8 (6.20%) Management Information System
4 8 (6.20%) Digital Media
5 6 (4.65%) Computer Science
5 6 (4.65%) E-Learning
5 6 (4.65%) SCORM
5 6 (4.65%) Graphic Design
6 5 (3.88%) Learning Management System
6 5 (3.88%) Mobile App
7 3 (2.33%) iPad
8 2 (1.55%) Photography
8 2 (1.55%) FMCG
8 2 (1.55%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.65%) Windows
1 6 (4.65%) Linux
2 3 (2.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (39.53%) Content Management
2 48 (37.21%) SEO
3 47 (36.43%) E-Commerce
4 34 (26.36%) Analytics
5 16 (12.40%) Project Management
5 16 (12.40%) Digital Marketing
6 14 (10.85%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (6.20%) Time Management
7 8 (6.20%) Online Marketing
7 8 (6.20%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 7 (5.43%) Product Marketing
8 7 (5.43%) Document Management
8 7 (5.43%) Web Analytics
8 7 (5.43%) Web Development
8 7 (5.43%) B2B
8 7 (5.43%) CRM
8 7 (5.43%) Workflow
9 6 (4.65%) Email Marketing
10 5 (3.88%) Project Planning
10 5 (3.88%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 21 (16.28%) JavaScript
2 5 (3.88%) PHP
3 1 (0.78%) ActionScript
3 1 (0.78%) ActionScript 3.0
3 1 (0.78%) ActionScript 2.0
3 1 (0.78%) Java
Qualifications
1 20 (15.50%) Degree
2 6 (4.65%) PMP
2 6 (4.65%) PMI Certification
3 2 (1.55%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.88%) QA
2 1 (0.78%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (4.65%) NFS
1 6 (4.65%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 19 (14.73%) Microsoft
2 18 (13.95%) Google
3 17 (13.18%) Adobe
4 10 (7.75%) T-Plan
5 6 (4.65%) Facebook
5 6 (4.65%) Twitter
5 6 (4.65%) JBoss
6 4 (3.10%) Quark
7 3 (2.33%) ATG
7 3 (2.33%) Coremetrics
7 3 (2.33%) Omniture
8 1 (0.78%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.78%) Open Text
8 1 (0.78%) Oracle
8 1 (0.78%) EMC
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