The table below looks at the statistics for CMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 85 76 68
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -8
Permanent jobs citing CMS 11 27 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.86% 2.00% 2.41%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.68% 12.05% 11.76%
Number of salaries quoted 11 27 20
Average salary £30,590 £29,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.48% -14.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £24,249 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £35,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
CMS
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Application Platforms Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
235 224 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 18.36% 16.59% 20.52%
Number of salaries quoted 210 188 194
Average salary £33,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.53% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%

CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CMS across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

CMS Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

CMS
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CMS across the Wales region.

CMS Salary Trend in Wales

CMS
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CMS across the Wales region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

CMS Salary Histogram in Wales

CMS
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CMS within the Wales region over the 3 months to 23 September 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
South Wales -7 9 £30,590 +5.48% 2
West Wales +6 1 £32,500 +1.56%
North Wales -1 1 £25,000 +4.16%
CMS
UK

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region citing CMS also 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 that cited CMS.

1 26 (61.90%) HTML
2 25 (59.52%) CSS
3 24 (57.14%) .NET
4 22 (52.38%) JavaScript
5 18 (42.86%) SQL Server
6 16 (38.10%) Microsoft
7 15 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (28.57%) jQuery
8 12 (28.57%) Sitecore CMS
8 12 (28.57%) Sitecore
8 12 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
8 12 (28.57%) ASP.NET
9 10 (23.81%) C#
9 10 (23.81%) .NET Framework
10 9 (21.43%) PHP
10 9 (21.43%) HTML5
11 8 (19.05%) SQL
11 8 (19.05%) IIS
11 8 (19.05%) MCP
11 8 (19.05%) Windows
11 8 (19.05%) Active Directory
11 8 (19.05%) Umbraco
12 7 (16.67%) Hyper-V
12 7 (16.67%) Load Balancing
12 7 (16.67%) Degree
12 7 (16.67%) VMware
12 7 (16.67%) Internet
12 7 (16.67%) HP
12 7 (16.67%) Commerce Server
12 7 (16.67%) Management Information System

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region citing CMS also 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 that cited CMS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (28.57%) Sitecore CMS
2 8 (19.05%) Umbraco
2 8 (19.05%) IIS
3 7 (16.67%) Commerce Server
4 5 (11.90%) WordPress
5 4 (9.52%) SharePoint
6 2 (4.76%) Joomla!
6 2 (4.76%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (4.76%) concrete5
Applications
1 5 (11.90%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.76%) Photoshop
3 1 (2.38%) Fireworks
3 1 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Office 365
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (16.67%) DNS
1 7 (16.67%) Internet
2 4 (9.52%) Firewall
2 4 (9.52%) NAS
2 4 (9.52%) SAN
3 3 (7.14%) Intranet
3 3 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.76%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.38%) Subversion
1 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (16.67%) Advertising
2 3 (7.14%) Legal
3 1 (2.38%) Finance
3 1 (2.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (57.14%) Developer
2 8 (19.05%) Analyst
3 7 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 7 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 6 (14.29%) Web Developer
4 6 (14.29%) Front-End Developer
5 5 (11.90%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (11.90%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 4 (9.52%) Senior Developer
6 4 (9.52%) Sitecore Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Website Editor
7 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 3 (7.14%) PHP Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Senior Systems Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Systems Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Software Engineer
9 1 (2.38%) Business Development Manager
9 1 (2.38%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (61.90%) HTML
2 25 (59.52%) CSS
3 24 (57.14%) .NET
4 12 (28.57%) ASP.NET
4 12 (28.57%) jQuery
5 10 (23.81%) .NET Framework
6 9 (21.43%) HTML5
7 6 (14.29%) CSS3
8 3 (7.14%) Sass
8 3 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (7.14%) XHTML
8 3 (7.14%) Ajax
9 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (4.76%) XML
10 1 (2.38%) JSON
10 1 (2.38%) WCF
10 1 (2.38%) Symfony
10 1 (2.38%) LINQ
10 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET MVC 2
10 1 (2.38%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 3 (7.14%) User Experience
2 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.14%) Copywriting
3 1 (2.38%) Social Media
3 1 (2.38%) Kindle
3 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.38%) Animation
3 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.05%) Windows
2 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (4.76%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.38%) Windows Phone
4 1 (2.38%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (16.67%) ITIL
2 7 (16.67%) E-Commerce
2 7 (16.67%) MVC
2 7 (16.67%) Load Balancing
3 6 (14.29%) Content Management
3 6 (14.29%) Web Development
4 4 (9.52%) Project Management
5 3 (7.14%) Service Delivery
5 3 (7.14%) Scrum
5 3 (7.14%) Web Design
5 3 (7.14%) Software Engineering
6 2 (4.76%) Business Development
6 2 (4.76%) B2B
6 2 (4.76%) Migration
7 1 (2.38%) Use Case
7 1 (2.38%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (2.38%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (2.38%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (2.38%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 22 (52.38%) JavaScript
2 10 (23.81%) C#
3 9 (21.43%) PHP
4 8 (19.05%) SQL
5 2 (4.76%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.38%) PHP5
6 1 (2.38%) C++
6 1 (2.38%) Java
6 1 (2.38%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (19.05%) MCP
3 7 (16.67%) MCSE
3 7 (16.67%) Degree
4 4 (9.52%) SAP Certification
5 1 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.90%) ISO 9001
2 4 (9.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 8 (19.05%) Active Directory
2 7 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (7.14%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 16 (38.10%) Microsoft
2 12 (28.57%) Sitecore
3 7 (16.67%) VMware
3 7 (16.67%) Cisco
3 7 (16.67%) HP
4 4 (9.52%) Veritas
4 4 (9.52%) Symantec
4 4 (9.52%) SAP
5 3 (7.14%) Citrix
6 2 (4.76%) Alterian
7 1 (2.38%) Facebook
7 1 (2.38%) Twitter
7 1 (2.38%) Adobe
Wales
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Applied Card Technologies
Salary: From £22,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Newport
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago