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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Content Manager
Rank 846 840 843
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Content Manager 58 69 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.053% 0.060% 0.032%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.056% 0.064% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 30 22 23
Average salary £45,000 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,900 £19,100 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,650 £48,400 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £26,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+80.95% -30.00%

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
102778 107783 99441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.50% 94.26%
Number of salaries quoted 85796 87187 82527
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 4 September 2015 within the UK.

Content Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Content Manager
Top 29 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 4 September 2015. 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 -3 56 £45,000 +50.00% 5
London +7 29 £45,000 +35.33% 3
Hampshire +29 12 - -
South East +6 12 - - 1
East Midlands -2 8 £47,500 -
Lincolnshire - 7 £47,500 -
City of London +38 5 £70,000 +40.00%
Hertfordshire -1 4 £32,500 - 1
East of England -3 4 £32,500 +32.65% 1
Uxbridge - 2 - -
St Albans - 2 £27,500 - 1
Yorkshire +12 1 - -
Scotland +9 1 - -
Glasgow +3 1 - -
North West -9 1 £31,000 +72.22%
South West -14 1 £52,500 -
Gwent - 1 £56,000 -
Wiltshire - 1 £52,500 -
South Wales - 1 £56,000 - 1
Watford - 1 £37,500 -
Corby - 1 - -
Sheffield - 1 - -
Swindon - 1 £52,500 -
South Yorkshire - 1 - -
Basingstoke - 1 - -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £62,500 -
Northamptonshire - 1 - -
Cheshire - 1 £31,000 -
Wales - 1 £56,000 - 1

Content Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 70 (75.27%) Marketing
2 48 (51.61%) Social Media
3 39 (41.94%) SEO
4 37 (39.78%) Analytics
5 32 (34.41%) Google
5 32 (34.41%) Content Management
6 31 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
7 30 (32.26%) Google Analytics
8 24 (25.81%) Digital Content Management
9 19 (20.43%) CMS
9 19 (20.43%) HTML
10 18 (19.35%) Pay per click
11 15 (16.13%) Project Management
12 14 (15.05%) Blog
13 13 (13.98%) CRM
13 13 (13.98%) Microsoft
13 13 (13.98%) Analytical Skills
14 12 (12.90%) FMCG
15 10 (10.75%) Copywriting
15 10 (10.75%) E-Commerce
15 10 (10.75%) Finance
16 9 (9.68%) User Experience
17 8 (8.60%) Publishing
17 8 (8.60%) Asset Management
17 8 (8.60%) Degree
18 7 (7.53%) Project Planning
18 7 (7.53%) OpenUP
18 7 (7.53%) WordPress
18 7 (7.53%) Games
18 7 (7.53%) JavaScript

Content Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 19 (20.43%) CMS
2 7 (7.53%) WordPress
3 5 (5.38%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.08%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (1.08%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.08%) Drupal
4 1 (1.08%) FileNet
Applications
1 5 (5.38%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.30%) Photoshop
3 3 (3.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.15%) Magento
2 1 (1.08%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (1.08%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 30 (32.26%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.08%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.38%) SMS
2 1 (1.08%) Intranet
2 1 (1.08%) WebEx
Development Applications
1 3 (3.23%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (2.15%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 70 (75.27%) Marketing
2 10 (10.75%) Finance
3 8 (8.60%) Publishing
4 7 (7.53%) Games
5 6 (6.45%) Telecoms
6 4 (4.30%) Advertising
6 4 (4.30%) Retail
7 2 (2.15%) Multimedia
7 2 (2.15%) Law
7 2 (2.15%) Banking
8 1 (1.08%) Spanish Language
8 1 (1.08%) Legal
8 1 (1.08%) Investment Banking
8 1 (1.08%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (20.43%) HTML
2 7 (7.53%) CSS
3 4 (4.30%) XML
4 2 (2.15%) XSLT
4 2 (2.15%) GWT
4 2 (2.15%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.08%) WebCenter
5 1 (1.08%) Flash
5 1 (1.08%) XHTML
5 1 (1.08%) JSP
5 1 (1.08%) .NET
5 1 (1.08%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 48 (51.61%) Social Media
2 14 (15.05%) Blog
3 13 (13.98%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (12.90%) FMCG
5 10 (10.75%) Copywriting
6 9 (9.68%) User Experience
7 5 (5.38%) Animation
8 4 (4.30%) Photography
8 4 (4.30%) Handset
8 4 (4.30%) Digital Media
9 3 (3.23%) Management Information System
9 3 (3.23%) Psychology
10 2 (2.15%) Data Extraction
10 2 (2.15%) Client/Server
10 2 (2.15%) Mobile App
10 2 (2.15%) Data Structures
10 2 (2.15%) Performance Metrics
11 1 (1.08%) Visualisation
11 1 (1.08%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.15%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (41.94%) SEO
2 37 (39.78%) Analytics
3 32 (34.41%) Content Management
4 31 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
5 24 (25.81%) Digital Content Management
6 18 (19.35%) Pay per click
7 15 (16.13%) Project Management
8 13 (13.98%) CRM
9 10 (10.75%) E-Commerce
10 8 (8.60%) Asset Management
11 7 (7.53%) Project Planning
11 7 (7.53%) OpenUP
12 6 (6.45%) Online Marketing
13 5 (5.38%) B2C
14 4 (4.30%) Data Management
14 4 (4.30%) Agile Software Development
14 4 (4.30%) Customer Engagement
14 4 (4.30%) Responsive Web Design
15 3 (3.23%) Social Media Marketing
15 3 (3.23%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.53%) JavaScript
2 5 (5.38%) C
3 2 (2.15%) SQL
4 1 (1.08%) Java
4 1 (1.08%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (8.60%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.23%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.15%) QA
3 1 (1.08%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (5.38%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 32 (34.41%) Google
2 13 (13.98%) Microsoft
3 6 (6.45%) Sitecore
4 4 (4.30%) Omniture
4 4 (4.30%) Adobe
5 2 (2.15%) HP
5 2 (2.15%) IBM
5 2 (2.15%) Informatica
5 2 (2.15%) Facebook
5 2 (2.15%) Twitter
5 2 (2.15%) Talend
6 1 (1.08%) Coremetrics
6 1 (1.08%) Reuters
6 1 (1.08%) Bloomberg
6 1 (1.08%) Oracle
6 1 (1.08%) Intel
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