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

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 85 70 58
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -12
Permanent jobs citing CMS 13 25 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.01% 1.91% 2.84%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.39% 10.96% 13.24%
Number of salaries quoted 13 25 24
Average salary £30,000 £26,276 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.17% -22.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £24,000 £27,950
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £32,500 £41,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
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
241 228 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 18.67% 17.43% 21.43%
Number of salaries quoted 220 195 195
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 £25,000 £25,975
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 27 August 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 27 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
(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 -6 12 £28,000 -1.75% 5
West Wales +11 1 £32,500 +1.56%
CMS
UK

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 30 (61.22%) .NET
2 28 (57.14%) HTML
3 25 (51.02%) CSS
4 24 (48.98%) SQL Server
5 23 (46.94%) Microsoft
6 22 (44.90%) JavaScript
7 16 (32.65%) Microsoft Certification
8 15 (30.61%) Sitecore CMS
8 15 (30.61%) Sitecore
9 14 (28.57%) .NET Framework
9 14 (28.57%) ASP.NET
10 12 (24.49%) MCP
10 12 (24.49%) Windows
10 12 (24.49%) Active Directory
10 12 (24.49%) jQuery
11 11 (22.45%) Load Balancing
11 11 (22.45%) Hyper-V
11 11 (22.45%) VMware
11 11 (22.45%) Management Information System
11 11 (22.45%) HP
11 11 (22.45%) Internet
11 11 (22.45%) Commerce Server
11 11 (22.45%) Cisco
11 11 (22.45%) MCSE
11 11 (22.45%) ITIL
11 11 (22.45%) DNS
11 11 (22.45%) SQL
11 11 (22.45%) IIS
11 11 (22.45%) HTML5
12 10 (20.41%) PHP

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 15 (30.61%) Sitecore CMS
2 11 (22.45%) IIS
2 11 (22.45%) Commerce Server
3 7 (14.29%) Umbraco
4 5 (10.20%) WordPress
5 4 (8.16%) SharePoint
6 2 (4.08%) Joomla!
6 2 (4.08%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (4.08%) concrete5
Applications
1 8 (16.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.04%) Fireworks
2 1 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.04%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) Office 365
2 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (22.45%) DNS
1 11 (22.45%) Internet
2 7 (14.29%) Firewall
2 7 (14.29%) NAS
2 7 (14.29%) SAN
3 4 (8.16%) TCP/IP
4 3 (6.12%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (48.98%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.08%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.08%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.04%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.04%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (2.04%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (18.37%) Advertising
2 3 (6.12%) Legal
3 1 (2.04%) Finance
3 1 (2.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (53.06%) Developer
2 12 (24.49%) Analyst
3 11 (22.45%) Support Analyst
4 8 (16.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 8 (16.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 7 (14.29%) .NET Developer
6 6 (12.24%) Senior Developer
6 6 (12.24%) Sitecore Developer
7 5 (10.20%) Front-End Developer
7 5 (10.20%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 5 (10.20%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
8 4 (8.16%) PHP Developer
8 4 (8.16%) Web Developer
9 3 (6.12%) Website Editor
10 2 (4.08%) Software Engineer
10 2 (4.08%) Senior Systems Developer
10 2 (4.08%) Systems Developer
10 2 (4.08%) Senior PHP Developer
10 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Developer
11 1 (2.04%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (61.22%) .NET
2 28 (57.14%) HTML
3 25 (51.02%) CSS
4 14 (28.57%) ASP.NET
4 14 (28.57%) .NET Framework
5 12 (24.49%) jQuery
6 11 (22.45%) HTML5
7 6 (12.24%) CSS3
8 3 (6.12%) Sass
8 3 (6.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (6.12%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (6.12%) XHTML
8 3 (6.12%) WCF
9 2 (4.08%) Symfony
9 2 (4.08%) XML
9 2 (4.08%) Ajax
10 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET MVC 2
10 1 (2.04%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 1 (2.04%) REST
10 1 (2.04%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.45%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.12%) Copywriting
3 2 (4.08%) Social Media
3 2 (4.08%) Kindle
4 1 (2.04%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (24.49%) Windows
2 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (4.08%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.04%) Windows Phone
4 1 (2.04%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.45%) ITIL
1 11 (22.45%) Load Balancing
2 10 (20.41%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (16.33%) Web Development
4 7 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 7 (14.29%) MVC
5 6 (12.24%) Content Management
6 4 (8.16%) Software Engineering
6 4 (8.16%) Scrum
6 4 (8.16%) Project Management
7 3 (6.12%) Service Delivery
7 3 (6.12%) SEO
7 3 (6.12%) Web Design
8 2 (4.08%) Business Development
8 2 (4.08%) B2B
9 1 (2.04%) PRINCE2
9 1 (2.04%) CRM
9 1 (2.04%) Migration
9 1 (2.04%) Change Management
9 1 (2.04%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 22 (44.90%) JavaScript
2 11 (22.45%) SQL
3 10 (20.41%) PHP
3 10 (20.41%) C#
4 2 (4.08%) T-SQL
4 2 (4.08%) VB.NET
4 2 (4.08%) PHP5
4 2 (4.08%) C
5 1 (2.04%) C++
5 1 (2.04%) Java
Qualifications
1 16 (32.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (24.49%) MCP
3 11 (22.45%) MCSE
4 7 (14.29%) SAP Certification
4 7 (14.29%) Degree
5 1 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (18.37%) ISO 9001
2 7 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.04%) QA
System Software
1 12 (24.49%) Active Directory
2 11 (22.45%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (8.16%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 23 (46.94%) Microsoft
2 15 (30.61%) Sitecore
3 11 (22.45%) VMware
3 11 (22.45%) Cisco
3 11 (22.45%) HP
4 7 (14.29%) Veritas
4 7 (14.29%) Symantec
4 7 (14.29%) SAP
5 4 (8.16%) Citrix
6 2 (4.08%) Alterian
6 2 (4.08%) Facebook
6 2 (4.08%) Twitter
7 1 (2.04%) Adobe
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