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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Content Manager
Rank 901 937 948
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Content Manager 47 34 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.045% 0.031% 0.043%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.047% 0.032% 0.044%
Number of salaries quoted 35 24 39
Average salary £56,750 £34,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.30% -22.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,100 £25,950 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £53,500 £82,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £32,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+12.30% -20.73%

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
99438 106716 115504
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.25% 96.46% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 83514 87039 93609
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 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 April 2016 within the UK.

Content Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Content Manager
Top 23 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 30 April 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 +13 38 £57,500 +42.85% 5
London +21 24 £57,500 +27.77% 2
West Midlands -17 6 £43,750 +34.61% 1
Birmingham -14 5 £52,500 +61.53% 1
South East +24 4 £32,500 -35.00% 1
Scotland -4 3 £46,250 +45.66%
Glasgow - 3 £46,250 -
Yorkshire +17 2 £26,500 +12.76%
Berkshire +15 2 £32,500 -35.00%
Hampshire - 2 - - 1
Feltham - 2 £45,000 -
City of London - 2 £56,750 -
Reading - 2 £32,500 -
Portsmouth - 2 - -
Bradford - 2 £26,500 -
Leeds - 2 £26,500 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £26,500 -
North West +23 1 £32,500 -
East Midlands +1 1 £36,500 +1.38%
Solihull - 1 £35,000 -
Uxbridge - 1 £52,500 -
Rutland - 1 £36,500 -
Manchester - 1 £32,500 -

Content Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 44 (49.44%) Marketing
2 32 (35.96%) Content Management
3 28 (31.46%) Social Media
4 25 (28.09%) Publishing
5 23 (25.84%) CMS
5 23 (25.84%) HTML
6 22 (24.72%) XML
7 21 (23.60%) Blog
8 20 (22.47%) Google
9 17 (19.10%) Email Marketing
9 17 (19.10%) SEO
9 17 (19.10%) Analytics
10 14 (15.73%) CSS
10 14 (15.73%) Photoshop
10 14 (15.73%) E-Commerce
11 13 (14.61%) JavaScript
11 13 (14.61%) Management Information System
11 13 (14.61%) Digital Marketing
11 13 (14.61%) Google Analytics
12 11 (12.36%) Adobe
13 10 (11.24%) Informatica
13 10 (11.24%) SQL
13 10 (11.24%) XSLT
13 10 (11.24%) ETL
13 10 (11.24%) GWT
13 10 (11.24%) Data Extraction
13 10 (11.24%) Product Marketing
13 10 (11.24%) Talend Open Studio
13 10 (11.24%) French Language
13 10 (11.24%) German Language

Content Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 (25.84%) CMS
2 5 (5.62%) WordPress
3 3 (3.37%) Drupal
3 3 (3.37%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (2.25%) FileNet
4 2 (2.25%) IBM Domino
4 2 (2.25%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.12%) Umbraco
Applications
1 14 (15.73%) Photoshop
2 7 (7.87%) MS Office
3 6 (6.74%) InDesign
4 1 (1.12%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.12%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.12%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 13 (14.61%) Google Analytics
2 2 (2.25%) Office 365
3 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.12%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.25%) Internet
1 2 (2.25%) Intranet
2 1 (1.12%) Skype
Development Applications
1 10 (11.24%) Talend Open Studio
2 4 (4.49%) JIRA
3 1 (1.12%) Dreamweaver
General
1 44 (49.44%) Marketing
2 25 (28.09%) Publishing
3 10 (11.24%) French Language
3 10 (11.24%) German Language
4 8 (8.99%) Advertising
5 7 (7.87%) Finance
6 6 (6.74%) Games
7 1 (1.12%) Banking
7 1 (1.12%) Brand Awareness
7 1 (1.12%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (25.84%) HTML
2 22 (24.72%) XML
3 14 (15.73%) CSS
4 10 (11.24%) AngularJS
4 10 (11.24%) GWT
4 10 (11.24%) XSLT
5 1 (1.12%) CSS3
5 1 (1.12%) Flash
5 1 (1.12%) HTML5
5 1 (1.12%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 28 (31.46%) Social Media
2 21 (23.60%) Blog
3 13 (14.61%) Management Information System
4 10 (11.24%) Data Extraction
4 10 (11.24%) Data Structures
5 9 (10.11%) Copywriting
5 9 (10.11%) User Experience
6 5 (5.62%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (3.37%) Graphic Design
7 3 (3.37%) Mobile App
8 2 (2.25%) BBC
8 2 (2.25%) e-Learning
9 1 (1.12%) Driving Licence
9 1 (1.12%) Fintech
9 1 (1.12%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.12%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (35.96%) Content Management
2 17 (19.10%) Analytics
2 17 (19.10%) Email Marketing
2 17 (19.10%) SEO
3 14 (15.73%) E-Commerce
4 13 (14.61%) Digital Marketing
5 10 (11.24%) Digital Content Management
5 10 (11.24%) ETL
5 10 (11.24%) Product Marketing
5 10 (11.24%) Software Engineering
6 9 (10.11%) Online Marketing
6 9 (10.11%) People Management
7 8 (8.99%) Content Development
7 8 (8.99%) Pay per click
7 8 (8.99%) Project Management
8 6 (6.74%) B2B
8 6 (6.74%) Digital Analytics
8 6 (6.74%) Product Management
8 6 (6.74%) Time Management
9 5 (5.62%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 13 (14.61%) JavaScript
2 10 (11.24%) SQL
3 1 (1.12%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (11.24%) Degree
2 4 (4.49%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.25%) BC Cleared
3 2 (2.25%) DBS Check
3 2 (2.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (2.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.99%) QA
2 1 (1.12%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.25%) Tivoli
1 2 (2.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (1.12%) Nagios
Vendors
1 20 (22.47%) Google
2 11 (12.36%) Adobe
3 10 (11.24%) Informatica
3 10 (11.24%) Talend
4 3 (3.37%) Optimizely
4 3 (3.37%) Sitecore
5 2 (2.25%) Facebook
5 2 (2.25%) IBM
5 2 (2.25%) Kofax
5 2 (2.25%) Lotus
5 2 (2.25%) Twitter
6 1 (1.12%) Microsoft
London
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £45k - 60k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Reed Technology
Salary: £60000 - £61000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke
Capita Internal Resourcing
Salary: £DOE
Posted: 11 days ago