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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Content Manager
Rank 860 858 861
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Content Manager 32 38 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.030% 0.034% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.036% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 24 27 19
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +17.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,150 £32,500 £28,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £91,000 £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +9.33%

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
101979 105886 103172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.77% 94.58% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 83486 85576 86253
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 £27,000 £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 27 March 2015 within the UK.

Content Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Content Manager
Top 22 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 27 March 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 +6 32 £40,000 -2.43% 4
London +41 17 £40,000 -32.20% 2
North West +14 6 £42,500 +70.00% 2
Cheshire - 4 - -
Knutsford - 4 - -
City of London +8 3 £35,000 -40.67%
Berkshire -2 3 £50,000 +21.95%
South East -15 3 £50,000 +21.95%
West Midlands - 3 £29,000 -
Manchester +10 2 £42,500 +70.00% 1
Maidenhead - 2 £50,000 -
Birmingham - 2 £32,500 -
South West - 2 £38,500 -
Slough +10 1 - -
Yorkshire +2 1 £23,500 -
Dorset - 1 £27,000 -
North Yorkshire - 1 £23,500 -
Warwickshire - 1 £25,500 -
Wiltshire - 1 £50,000 -
Swindon - 1 £50,000 -
Rugby - 1 £25,500 -
Bournemouth - 1 £27,000 -

Content Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 40 (57.97%) Marketing
2 24 (34.78%) Social Media
3 23 (33.33%) Content Management
4 17 (24.64%) SEO
4 17 (24.64%) Degree
4 17 (24.64%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (23.19%) Digital Marketing
5 16 (23.19%) E-Commerce
6 15 (21.74%) IBM
7 14 (20.29%) HTML
7 14 (20.29%) CMS
7 14 (20.29%) Analytics
8 13 (18.84%) WebSphere
9 11 (15.94%) Google
9 11 (15.94%) Google Analytics
9 11 (15.94%) Finance
10 10 (14.49%) UNIX
11 9 (13.04%) B2B
11 9 (13.04%) B2C
11 9 (13.04%) Oracle
11 9 (13.04%) CSS
12 8 (11.59%) Telecoms
12 8 (11.59%) Banking
12 8 (11.59%) Publishing
12 8 (11.59%) Blog
12 8 (11.59%) Online Marketing
12 8 (11.59%) Digital Content Management
13 7 (10.14%) User Experience
13 7 (10.14%) Advertising
13 7 (10.14%) Project Management

Content Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 14 (20.29%) CMS
2 13 (18.84%) WebSphere
3 3 (4.35%) WordPress
4 2 (2.90%) Adobe CQ
5 1 (1.45%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.45%) Kentico
5 1 (1.45%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 5 (7.25%) Photoshop
2 3 (4.35%) MS Office
3 2 (2.90%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.45%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (15.94%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.45%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.90%) Broadband
Development Applications
1 2 (2.90%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (1.45%) Subversion
2 1 (1.45%) JIRA
General
1 40 (57.97%) Marketing
2 11 (15.94%) Finance
3 8 (11.59%) Telecoms
3 8 (11.59%) Publishing
3 8 (11.59%) Banking
4 7 (10.14%) Advertising
5 5 (7.25%) Financial Institution
6 4 (5.80%) Investment Banking
6 4 (5.80%) Corporate Banking
7 3 (4.35%) Retail
8 2 (2.90%) Games
8 2 (2.90%) German Language
9 1 (1.45%) French Language
9 1 (1.45%) Multimedia
9 1 (1.45%) Automotive
9 1 (1.45%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (20.29%) HTML
2 9 (13.04%) CSS
3 4 (5.80%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (1.45%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 24 (34.78%) Social Media
2 17 (24.64%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (11.59%) Blog
4 7 (10.14%) User Experience
5 6 (8.70%) Digital Media
5 6 (8.70%) Copywriting
6 5 (7.25%) Psychology
7 3 (4.35%) Performance Metrics
8 2 (2.90%) Algorithms
8 2 (2.90%) Management Information System
8 2 (2.90%) E-Learning
9 1 (1.45%) Online Banking
9 1 (1.45%) Wiki
9 1 (1.45%) Learning Management System
9 1 (1.45%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.49%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (33.33%) Content Management
2 17 (24.64%) SEO
3 16 (23.19%) E-Commerce
3 16 (23.19%) Digital Marketing
4 14 (20.29%) Analytics
5 9 (13.04%) B2B
5 9 (13.04%) B2C
6 8 (11.59%) Online Marketing
6 8 (11.59%) Digital Content Management
7 7 (10.14%) Project Management
8 6 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (7.25%) Email Marketing
10 4 (5.80%) Investment Management
10 4 (5.80%) Risk Management
10 4 (5.80%) Process Improvement
11 3 (4.35%) Marketing Strategy
11 3 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (4.35%) Pay per click
11 3 (4.35%) Document Management
11 3 (4.35%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.90%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.45%) PHP
2 1 (1.45%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (24.64%) Degree
2 1 (1.45%) ISEB
2 1 (1.45%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.90%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.45%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 15 (21.74%) IBM
2 11 (15.94%) Google
3 9 (13.04%) Oracle
4 6 (8.70%) TIBCO
5 3 (4.35%) Adobe
6 2 (2.90%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.90%) Hummingbird
6 2 (2.90%) Akamai
6 2 (2.90%) Facebook
7 1 (1.45%) Twitter
7 1 (1.45%) Sitecore
7 1 (1.45%) Reuters
7 1 (1.45%) Bloomberg
7 1 (1.45%) Intel
North West
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: 25000-38000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £38000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £65,000, Car Allowance, Health, Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £350000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago