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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Content Manager
Rank 867 894 854
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -40
Permanent jobs requiring a Content Manager 36 46 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.032% 0.038% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.034% 0.040% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 27 33 19
Average salary £36,000 £41,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.25% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £35,000 £28,450
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £88,000 £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £41,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-20.73% +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
104884 114227 107029
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.65% 94.59% 94.74%
Number of salaries quoted 85795 92537 89098
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 £67,500 £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 17 April 2015 within the UK.

Content Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Content Manager
Top 30 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 17 April 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 +19 33 £40,000 -3.61% 6
London +5 15 £42,500 -10.52% 4
North West +8 6 £42,500 +70.00%
South West - 4 £29,750 -
Knutsford - 4 - -
Cheshire - 4 - -
Berkshire -1 3 £50,000 +21.95% 1
South East -11 3 £50,000 +21.95% 1
Scotland - 3 £31,750 -
Edinburgh - 3 £31,750 -
Manchester +6 2 £42,500 +70.00%
Maidenhead - 2 £50,000 -
Bournemouth - 2 £29,750 -
Dorset - 2 £29,750 -
West Midlands - 2 £29,000 -
City of London +25 1 £27,500 -53.38% 1
East of England +24 1 £32,500 -23.52%
East Midlands +13 1 £36,000 +10.76%
Slough +13 1 - - 1
Yorkshire +8 1 £23,500 -44.70% 1
Nottinghamshire +4 1 £36,000 +10.76%
Nottingham 0 1 £36,000 +10.76%
Rugby - 1 £25,500 -
Birmingham - 1 £32,500 -
Ipswich - 1 £32,500 -
Swindon - 1 £50,000 -
Tewkesbury - 1 £22,500 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £22,500 -
North Yorkshire - 1 £23,500 -
Suffolk - 1 £32,500 -

Content Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 46 (60.53%) Marketing
2 26 (34.21%) Social Media
3 23 (30.26%) Content Management
4 19 (25.00%) SEO
5 17 (22.37%) HTML
5 17 (22.37%) Digital Marketing
6 16 (21.05%) IBM
6 16 (21.05%) CMS
6 16 (21.05%) Analytics
6 16 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
7 14 (18.42%) Finance
7 14 (18.42%) E-Commerce
7 14 (18.42%) WebSphere
7 14 (18.42%) Degree
8 11 (14.47%) CSS
9 10 (13.16%) UNIX
9 10 (13.16%) Oracle
9 10 (13.16%) Google
9 10 (13.16%) Google Analytics
10 9 (11.84%) Blog
10 9 (11.84%) Copywriting
10 9 (11.84%) Project Management
10 9 (11.84%) User Experience
10 9 (11.84%) Digital Content Management
11 8 (10.53%) Advertising
11 8 (10.53%) Telecoms
11 8 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (10.53%) Banking
11 8 (10.53%) B2B
12 7 (9.21%) B2C

Content Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 16 (21.05%) CMS
2 14 (18.42%) WebSphere
3 4 (5.26%) TeamSite
4 3 (3.95%) Adobe CQ
4 3 (3.95%) WordPress
5 1 (1.32%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.32%) Kentico
5 1 (1.32%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 6 (7.89%) Photoshop
2 3 (3.95%) MS Office
2 3 (3.95%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.32%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (13.16%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.32%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (1.32%) WebTrends
2 1 (1.32%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.32%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.63%) Broadband
2 1 (1.32%) WebEx
Development Applications
1 3 (3.95%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (1.32%) Subversion
2 1 (1.32%) JIRA
General
1 46 (60.53%) Marketing
2 14 (18.42%) Finance
3 8 (10.53%) Telecoms
3 8 (10.53%) Advertising
3 8 (10.53%) Banking
4 7 (9.21%) Publishing
5 5 (6.58%) Financial Institution
6 4 (5.26%) Investment Banking
6 4 (5.26%) Corporate Banking
7 3 (3.95%) Retail
8 1 (1.32%) Multimedia
8 1 (1.32%) Games
8 1 (1.32%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (22.37%) HTML
2 11 (14.47%) CSS
3 4 (5.26%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (1.32%) WebCenter
4 1 (1.32%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 26 (34.21%) Social Media
2 16 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (11.84%) User Experience
3 9 (11.84%) Blog
3 9 (11.84%) Copywriting
4 5 (6.58%) Digital Media
4 5 (6.58%) Psychology
5 3 (3.95%) Performance Metrics
6 2 (2.63%) Algorithms
6 2 (2.63%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.63%) E-Learning
7 1 (1.32%) Online Banking
7 1 (1.32%) Wiki
7 1 (1.32%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.32%) Learning Management System
7 1 (1.32%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 10 (13.16%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (30.26%) Content Management
2 19 (25.00%) SEO
3 17 (22.37%) Digital Marketing
4 16 (21.05%) Analytics
5 14 (18.42%) E-Commerce
6 9 (11.84%) Project Management
6 9 (11.84%) Digital Content Management
7 8 (10.53%) B2B
7 8 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (9.21%) B2C
8 7 (9.21%) Online Marketing
9 5 (6.58%) CRM
10 4 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (5.26%) Email Marketing
10 4 (5.26%) Investment Management
10 4 (5.26%) Risk Management
10 4 (5.26%) Process Improvement
10 4 (5.26%) Marketing Strategy
11 3 (3.95%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (3.95%) Campaign Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.95%) JavaScript
2 2 (2.63%) C
3 1 (1.32%) Java
3 1 (1.32%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (18.42%) Degree
2 1 (1.32%) ISEB
2 1 (1.32%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.63%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.32%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 16 (21.05%) IBM
2 10 (13.16%) Oracle
2 10 (13.16%) Google
3 6 (7.89%) TIBCO
3 6 (7.89%) Adobe
4 4 (5.26%) Facebook
5 3 (3.95%) Twitter
6 2 (2.63%) Sitecore
6 2 (2.63%) Akamai
6 2 (2.63%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.63%) Hummingbird
7 1 (1.32%) Reuters
7 1 (1.32%) Bloomberg
7 1 (1.32%) HP
7 1 (1.32%) Intel
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