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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Content Manager
Rank 839 834 869
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +35
Permanent jobs requiring a Content Manager 65 37 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.055% 0.034% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.059% 0.036% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 25 26 27
Average salary £31,000 £41,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.74% +28.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,400 £33,750 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £52,500 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £37,500 £32,250
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +16.27%

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
110590 102435 111475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.41% 94.25% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 89418 84946 95316
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 £26,450 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
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 22 August 2014 within the UK.

Content Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Content Manager
Top 28 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 22 August 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 +15 65 £31,000 -25.74% 6
London -4 21 £35,000 -22.22% 3
South East -20 13 £30,000 -19.46% 2
West Midlands - 12 - -
Birmingham - 12 - -
Berkshire -5 9 £26,500 -28.85% 1
East of England +10 8 £29,750 -25.62%
Maidenhead - 8 - - 1
Leicestershire - 6 - - 1
East Midlands - 6 - - 1
Essex - 5 £24,500 -
Surrey +3 3 £30,000 -36.84%
North West -18 3 £18,000 -
Camberley - 3 £30,000 -
Stockport - 3 £18,000 -
Manchester - 3 £18,000 -
Hertfordshire -4 2 £48,500 +21.25%
City of London -9 1 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Yorkshire -36 1 £31,000 -
South West - 1 - -
North Yorkshire - 1 £31,000 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £35,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £117,500 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £117,500 -
Skipton - 1 £31,000 -
Slough - 1 £26,500 -
Bristol - 1 - -
Luton - 1 £35,000 -

Content Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 64 (51.61%) Marketing
2 48 (38.71%) Content Management
3 46 (37.10%) HTML
4 45 (36.29%) E-Commerce
5 43 (34.68%) SEO
6 32 (25.81%) Analytics
7 28 (22.58%) CMS
8 25 (20.16%) Social Media
9 23 (18.55%) Retail
10 21 (16.94%) JavaScript
11 19 (15.32%) CSS
12 18 (14.52%) Degree
13 17 (13.71%) Google Analytics
13 17 (13.71%) Google
13 17 (13.71%) Telecoms
13 17 (13.71%) MS Office
13 17 (13.71%) Microsoft
14 16 (12.90%) Adobe
14 16 (12.90%) Project Management
15 15 (12.10%) Internet
15 15 (12.10%) Blog
15 15 (12.10%) Copywriting
16 13 (10.48%) Advertising
16 13 (10.48%) Digital Marketing
16 13 (10.48%) HTML5
17 12 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
18 10 (8.06%) Finance
19 9 (7.26%) Dreamweaver
19 9 (7.26%) Photoshop
19 9 (7.26%) WordPress

Content Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 28 (22.58%) CMS
2 9 (7.26%) WordPress
3 6 (4.84%) WebLogic
3 6 (4.84%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.42%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.61%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (1.61%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.81%) Documentum
6 1 (0.81%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.81%) Drupal
6 1 (0.81%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 17 (13.71%) MS Office
2 9 (7.26%) Photoshop
3 8 (6.45%) Adobe Illustrator
4 6 (4.84%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (4.84%) MS Excel
5 3 (2.42%) InDesign
6 2 (1.61%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 17 (13.71%) Google Analytics
2 7 (5.65%) Magento
3 1 (0.81%) SiteCatalyst
Communications & Networking
1 15 (12.10%) Internet
2 8 (6.45%) Broadband
2 8 (6.45%) 3G
3 6 (4.84%) OpenLDAP
3 6 (4.84%) LDAP
3 6 (4.84%) HTTP
4 5 (4.03%) FTP
5 4 (3.23%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.03%) MySQL
2 1 (0.81%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 9 (7.26%) Dreamweaver
General
1 64 (51.61%) Marketing
2 23 (18.55%) Retail
3 17 (13.71%) Telecoms
4 13 (10.48%) Advertising
5 10 (8.06%) Finance
6 7 (5.65%) Legal
7 6 (4.84%) Publishing
8 4 (3.23%) Electronics
9 3 (2.42%) Automotive
10 2 (1.61%) Dutch Language
10 2 (1.61%) French Language
10 2 (1.61%) German Language
10 2 (1.61%) Italian Language
10 2 (1.61%) Spanish Language
10 2 (1.61%) Banking
11 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (37.10%) HTML
2 19 (15.32%) CSS
3 13 (10.48%) HTML5
4 6 (4.84%) WebSockets
4 6 (4.84%) J2EE
5 4 (3.23%) XML
6 3 (2.42%) DOM
6 3 (2.42%) JSP
6 3 (2.42%) XHTML
6 3 (2.42%) Ajax
6 3 (2.42%) Dojo
6 3 (2.42%) jQuery
6 3 (2.42%) MooTools
6 3 (2.42%) Ext JS
7 1 (0.81%) Flash
7 1 (0.81%) Spring
7 1 (0.81%) RESTful
7 1 (0.81%) WebCenter
7 1 (0.81%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 25 (20.16%) Social Media
2 15 (12.10%) Blog
2 15 (12.10%) Copywriting
3 8 (6.45%) Smartphone
4 6 (4.84%) Digital Media
4 6 (4.84%) SCORM
4 6 (4.84%) E-Learning
4 6 (4.84%) Computer Science
4 6 (4.84%) Graphic Design
4 6 (4.84%) Management Information System
5 5 (4.03%) Mobile App
5 5 (4.03%) Learning Management System
6 3 (2.42%) iPad
7 2 (1.61%) FMCG
7 2 (1.61%) Photography
7 2 (1.61%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.84%) Windows
1 6 (4.84%) Linux
2 3 (2.42%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (38.71%) Content Management
2 45 (36.29%) E-Commerce
3 43 (34.68%) SEO
4 32 (25.81%) Analytics
5 16 (12.90%) Project Management
6 13 (10.48%) Digital Marketing
7 12 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (6.45%) Time Management
8 8 (6.45%) Online Marketing
8 8 (6.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 8 (6.45%) CRM
9 7 (5.65%) Workflow
9 7 (5.65%) Web Development
9 7 (5.65%) Document Management
9 7 (5.65%) Product Marketing
10 6 (4.84%) Email Marketing
10 6 (4.84%) B2B
10 6 (4.84%) B2C
11 5 (4.03%) Project Planning
11 5 (4.03%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 21 (16.94%) JavaScript
2 5 (4.03%) PHP
3 1 (0.81%) ActionScript
3 1 (0.81%) Java
3 1 (0.81%) ActionScript 3.0
3 1 (0.81%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 18 (14.52%) Degree
2 6 (4.84%) PMP
2 6 (4.84%) PMI Certification
3 2 (1.61%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.03%) QA
2 1 (0.81%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (4.84%) Active Directory
1 6 (4.84%) NFS
Vendors
1 17 (13.71%) Google
1 17 (13.71%) Microsoft
2 16 (12.90%) Adobe
3 8 (6.45%) T-Plan
4 6 (4.84%) Facebook
4 6 (4.84%) Twitter
4 6 (4.84%) JBoss
5 4 (3.23%) Quark
6 3 (2.42%) ATG
6 3 (2.42%) Coremetrics
6 3 (2.42%) Omniture
7 1 (0.81%) EMC
7 1 (0.81%) Oracle
7 1 (0.81%) Open Text
7 1 (0.81%) Sitecore
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