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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Content Manager
Rank 859 852 850
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Content Manager 38 38 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.034% 0.035% 0.030%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.036% 0.037% 0.032%
Number of salaries quoted 33 30 29
Average salary £42,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £30,500 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £57,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,250 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+20.71% +7.69%

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
106025 103677 110089
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.67% 94.68% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 88349 84138 94850
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 19 December 2014 within the UK.

Content Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Content Manager
Top 27 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 19 December 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 -2 38 £42,000 +12.00% 9
North West - 12 £43,750 - 1
London +14 10 £40,000 -2.43% 7
South East +7 10 £45,000 +28.57%
Manchester - 9 £45,000 - 1
East Midlands +31 6 £25,000 -28.57%
Nottinghamshire - 5 £25,000 -
Nottingham - 5 £25,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 5 £45,000 -
City of London +31 4 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Aylesbury - 4 £52,500 -
Cheshire - 3 £22,500 -
Berkshire - 3 £45,000 -
Bedfordshire - 2 £38,500 -
Chester - 2 £22,500 -
East of England - 2 £42,000 -
Oxfordshire +1 1 £27,500 -21.42%
Northamptonshire -20 1 £42,000 +20.00%
Cambridgeshire - 1 £42,000 -
Reading - 1 £21,500 -
Huntingdon - 1 £42,000 -
Kidlington - 1 £27,500 -
Bedford - 1 £42,000 -
Cambridge - 1 £42,000 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £42,000 -
Northampton - 1 £42,000 -
Surrey - 1 - -

Content Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 68 (61.26%) Marketing
2 57 (51.35%) SEO
3 52 (46.85%) Content Management
4 51 (45.95%) E-Commerce
5 37 (33.33%) Analytics
6 36 (32.43%) Social Media
7 35 (31.53%) CMS
8 27 (24.32%) HTML
8 27 (24.32%) Digital Marketing
9 23 (20.72%) Degree
9 23 (20.72%) Google
9 23 (20.72%) Google Analytics
10 20 (18.02%) Analytical Skills
11 18 (16.22%) Digital Content Management
12 17 (15.32%) Blog
13 16 (14.41%) Retail
13 16 (14.41%) Telecoms
13 16 (14.41%) CSS
14 14 (12.61%) Digital Media
15 13 (11.71%) JavaScript
15 13 (11.71%) Agile Software Development
16 12 (10.81%) Publishing
17 11 (9.91%) MS Office
17 11 (9.91%) Broadband
18 10 (9.01%) Internet
18 10 (9.01%) 3G
18 10 (9.01%) Online Marketing
18 10 (9.01%) Microsoft
18 10 (9.01%) T-Plan
18 10 (9.01%) Email Marketing

Content Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 35 (31.53%) CMS
2 9 (8.11%) WebSphere
3 7 (6.31%) WordPress
4 2 (1.80%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.90%) Adobe CQ
5 1 (0.90%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 11 (9.91%) MS Office
2 5 (4.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (1.80%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.90%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 23 (20.72%) Google Analytics
2 5 (4.50%) Magento
3 1 (0.90%) SiteCatalyst
3 1 (0.90%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.91%) Broadband
2 10 (9.01%) Internet
2 10 (9.01%) 3G
3 5 (4.50%) FTP
4 2 (1.80%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.50%) MySQL
2 1 (0.90%) Cognos Impromptu
Development Applications
1 6 (5.41%) Dreamweaver
General
1 68 (61.26%) Marketing
2 16 (14.41%) Retail
2 16 (14.41%) Telecoms
3 12 (10.81%) Publishing
4 8 (7.21%) Advertising
5 4 (3.60%) Finance
6 3 (2.70%) Banking
7 2 (1.80%) German Language
7 2 (1.80%) Automotive
7 2 (1.80%) Electronics
8 1 (0.90%) Games
8 1 (0.90%) Legal
8 1 (0.90%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.90%) Interactive Media
8 1 (0.90%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (24.32%) HTML
2 16 (14.41%) CSS
3 4 (3.60%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (0.90%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 36 (32.43%) Social Media
2 20 (18.02%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (15.32%) Blog
4 14 (12.61%) Digital Media
5 10 (9.01%) Smartphone
6 9 (8.11%) Copywriting
7 5 (4.50%) Psychology
7 5 (4.50%) User Experience
8 3 (2.70%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.80%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.90%) Statistics
10 1 (0.90%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.60%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (51.35%) SEO
2 52 (46.85%) Content Management
3 51 (45.95%) E-Commerce
4 37 (33.33%) Analytics
5 27 (24.32%) Digital Marketing
6 18 (16.22%) Digital Content Management
7 13 (11.71%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (9.01%) Email Marketing
8 10 (9.01%) Online Marketing
9 9 (8.11%) B2B
10 6 (5.41%) B2C
10 6 (5.41%) CRM
11 5 (4.50%) Continuous Improvement
12 4 (3.60%) Web Analytics
13 3 (2.70%) Pay per click
13 3 (2.70%) Document Management
13 3 (2.70%) Stakeholder Management
13 3 (2.70%) Project Management
13 3 (2.70%) Enterprise Content Management
14 2 (1.80%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (11.71%) JavaScript
2 6 (5.41%) PHP
Qualifications
1 23 (20.72%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.90%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.90%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 23 (20.72%) Google
2 10 (9.01%) T-Plan
2 10 (9.01%) Microsoft
3 9 (8.11%) Adobe
3 9 (8.11%) IBM
4 6 (5.41%) Facebook
4 6 (5.41%) TIBCO
5 5 (4.50%) Twitter
5 5 (4.50%) Oracle
6 1 (0.90%) Quark
6 1 (0.90%) Akamai
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