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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Content Manager
Rank 824 840 864
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Content Manager 42 35 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.040% 0.034% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.043% 0.035% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 38 25 18
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £33,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+21.42% +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
98723 98609 105043
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.80% 94.57% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 82175 79630 90068
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 £27,500 £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 29 January 2015 within the UK.

Content Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Content Manager
Top 26 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 29 January 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 +24 42 £42,000 +5.00% 6
London -3 19 £40,000 - 5
North West - 12 £42,500 -
Manchester - 10 £43,750 -
South East -26 8 £45,000 +28.57%
City of London +11 7 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Buckinghamshire +10 5 £45,000 -
Aylesbury - 4 £52,500 -
East Midlands +11 2 £33,500 -4.28%
East of England - 2 £42,000 -
Bedfordshire - 2 £38,500 -
Berkshire - 2 £45,000 -
Cheshire - 2 £22,500 -
Northamptonshire -10 1 £42,000 +20.00%
Nottinghamshire - 1 £25,000 -
Surrey - 1 - -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £42,000 -
Bedford - 1 £42,000 -
Birmingham - 1 - -
Cambridge - 1 £42,000 -
Chester - 1 £22,500 -
Huntingdon - 1 £42,000 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £42,000 -
Northampton - 1 £42,000 -
Nottingham - 1 £25,000 -
West Midlands - 1 - - 1

Content Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 62 (63.27%) Marketing
2 43 (43.88%) Content Management
3 42 (42.86%) SEO
4 40 (40.82%) E-Commerce
5 34 (34.69%) Social Media
6 25 (25.51%) Analytics
6 25 (25.51%) Digital Marketing
6 25 (25.51%) CMS
7 19 (19.39%) HTML
7 19 (19.39%) Degree
8 18 (18.37%) Google
8 18 (18.37%) Google Analytics
9 16 (16.33%) Analytical Skills
10 14 (14.29%) Publishing
11 13 (13.27%) Telecoms
11 13 (13.27%) Digital Media
11 13 (13.27%) Blog
12 12 (12.24%) CSS
12 12 (12.24%) Digital Content Management
13 11 (11.22%) B2B
13 11 (11.22%) IBM
14 10 (10.20%) Copywriting
15 9 (9.18%) WebSphere
15 9 (9.18%) Online Marketing
15 9 (9.18%) Advertising
15 9 (9.18%) Retail
16 8 (8.16%) Agile Software Development
16 8 (8.16%) B2C
16 8 (8.16%) Broadband
16 8 (8.16%) Email Marketing

Content Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 25 (25.51%) CMS
2 9 (9.18%) WebSphere
3 7 (7.14%) WordPress
4 1 (1.02%) Adobe CQ
4 1 (1.02%) TIBCO EMS
4 1 (1.02%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (7.14%) MS Office
2 5 (5.10%) Photoshop
3 3 (3.06%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (1.02%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 18 (18.37%) Google Analytics
2 3 (3.06%) Magento
3 1 (1.02%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.16%) Broadband
2 6 (6.12%) Internet
2 6 (6.12%) 3G
3 3 (3.06%) FTP
4 2 (2.04%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.06%) MySQL
2 1 (1.02%) Cognos Impromptu
Development Applications
1 5 (5.10%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (1.02%) JIRA
2 1 (1.02%) Subversion
General
1 62 (63.27%) Marketing
2 14 (14.29%) Publishing
3 13 (13.27%) Telecoms
4 9 (9.18%) Advertising
4 9 (9.18%) Retail
5 4 (4.08%) Finance
6 3 (3.06%) Banking
7 2 (2.04%) Electronics
7 2 (2.04%) Games
7 2 (2.04%) German Language
8 1 (1.02%) French Language
8 1 (1.02%) Interactive Media
8 1 (1.02%) Automotive
8 1 (1.02%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (19.39%) HTML
2 12 (12.24%) CSS
3 4 (4.08%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 34 (34.69%) Social Media
2 16 (16.33%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (13.27%) Digital Media
3 13 (13.27%) Blog
4 10 (10.20%) Copywriting
5 6 (6.12%) User Experience
5 6 (6.12%) Smartphone
6 5 (5.10%) Psychology
7 4 (4.08%) Management Information System
8 2 (2.04%) Algorithms
8 2 (2.04%) Performance Metrics
9 1 (1.02%) Learning Management System
9 1 (1.02%) Mobile App
9 1 (1.02%) Wiki
9 1 (1.02%) Graphic Design
9 1 (1.02%) Statistics
9 1 (1.02%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.12%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (43.88%) Content Management
2 42 (42.86%) SEO
3 40 (40.82%) E-Commerce
4 25 (25.51%) Analytics
4 25 (25.51%) Digital Marketing
5 12 (12.24%) Digital Content Management
6 11 (11.22%) B2B
7 9 (9.18%) Online Marketing
8 8 (8.16%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (8.16%) B2C
8 8 (8.16%) Email Marketing
9 6 (6.12%) Project Management
9 6 (6.12%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (4.08%) CRM
10 4 (4.08%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (3.06%) Enterprise Content Management
11 3 (3.06%) Web Analytics
11 3 (3.06%) Time Management
11 3 (3.06%) Pay per click
11 3 (3.06%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.14%) JavaScript
2 4 (4.08%) PHP
Qualifications
1 19 (19.39%) Degree
2 1 (1.02%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.02%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.02%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.02%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 18 (18.37%) Google
2 11 (11.22%) IBM
3 7 (7.14%) Adobe
4 6 (6.12%) Microsoft
4 6 (6.12%) TIBCO
4 6 (6.12%) T-Plan
5 5 (5.10%) Facebook
5 5 (5.10%) Oracle
6 4 (4.08%) Twitter
7 2 (2.04%) Hummingbird
7 2 (2.04%) Akamai
8 1 (1.02%) Quark
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