The table below looks at the statistics for CMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 127 117 113
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -4
Permanent jobs citing CMS 123 109 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.02% 1.91% 2.06%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.67% 11.21% 10.81%
Number of salaries quoted 118 83 88
Median salary £30,000 £32,500 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,300 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,350 £44,250 £43,250
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
CMS
England

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

Application Platforms Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
971 972 1036
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.93% 17.00% 19.09%
Number of salaries quoted 779 791 888
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,250 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing CMS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

CMS Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

CMS
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

CMS Salary Trend in the West Midlands

CMS
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CMS across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

CMS Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

CMS
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CMS within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +14 56 £28,750 -7.25% 4
Staffordshire +4 17 £31,500 -7.69% 7
Warwickshire -10 17 £27,500 -18.51% 3
Solihull +14 8 £29,000 -17.14%
Coventry +5 8 £31,500 -6.66% 5
Walsall -1 5 £47,500 -
Herefordshire +3 4 £27,500 -6.77%
Worcestershire +1 4 £27,500 -15.38%
Wolverhampton - 2 £35,000 -
Shropshire -21 1 £30,000 +20.00%
Sutton Coldfield - 1 £31,000 -
CMS
England

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, IT jobs citing CMS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for CMS.

1 162 (65.85%) HTML
2 156 (63.41%) CSS
3 133 (54.07%) JavaScript
4 104 (42.28%) PHP
5 99 (40.24%) jQuery
6 86 (34.96%) HTML5
7 82 (33.33%) E-Commerce
8 81 (32.93%) Web Development
9 74 (30.08%) MVC
10 70 (28.46%) C#
10 70 (28.46%) .NET
11 62 (25.20%) Marketing
11 62 (25.20%) Git (software)
12 61 (24.80%) Photoshop
13 60 (24.39%) MySQL
13 60 (24.39%) OO
13 60 (24.39%) WordPress
14 57 (23.17%) Content Management
15 51 (20.73%) SQL Server
16 49 (19.92%) Adobe
17 48 (19.51%) CSS3
18 46 (18.70%) User Experience
19 44 (17.89%) Web Design
19 44 (17.89%) SQL
20 38 (15.45%) Analytics
21 37 (15.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
22 36 (14.63%) Umbraco
23 35 (14.23%) Web Services
23 35 (14.23%) Manufacturing
24 34 (13.82%) Adobe Creative Suite

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 60 (24.39%) WordPress
2 36 (14.63%) Umbraco
3 24 (9.76%) SharePoint
4 23 (9.35%) Sitecore CMS
5 18 (7.32%) IIS
6 9 (3.66%) Drupal
7 8 (3.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 7 (2.85%) Kentico
8 7 (2.85%) WebSphere
9 4 (1.63%) Joomla!
10 3 (1.22%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (1.22%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.81%) Alfresco
11 2 (0.81%) Apache
11 2 (0.81%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.81%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.41%) Apache Solr
12 1 (0.41%) JBoss
12 1 (0.41%) Liferay
12 1 (0.41%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 61 (24.80%) Photoshop
2 34 (13.82%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 15 (6.10%) Adobe Illustrator
4 8 (3.25%) Fireworks
4 8 (3.25%) MS Excel
5 5 (2.03%) MS Office
6 4 (1.63%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.81%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.81%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 13 (5.28%) Magento
2 4 (1.63%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 2 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.41%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 20 (8.13%) Google Analytics
2 5 (2.03%) AdWords
2 5 (2.03%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.03%) Office 365
2 5 (2.03%) Sage Pay
3 4 (1.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.63%) SaaS
4 3 (1.22%) MailChimp
5 2 (0.81%) IaaS
5 2 (0.81%) PaaS
6 1 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.41%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.03%) HTTP
1 5 (2.03%) SSL
2 3 (1.22%) Intranet
3 2 (0.81%) Internet
4 1 (0.41%) ATM
4 1 (0.41%) DNS
4 1 (0.41%) Firewall
4 1 (0.41%) LAN
4 1 (0.41%) SSH
4 1 (0.41%) WAN
4 1 (0.41%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (24.39%) MySQL
2 51 (20.73%) SQL Server
3 6 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (2.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (1.63%) GIS
5 4 (1.63%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.41%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.41%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.41%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 62 (25.20%) Git (software)
2 22 (8.94%) Subversion
3 8 (3.25%) gulp
4 7 (2.85%) Dreamweaver
4 7 (2.85%) Mercurial
5 5 (2.03%) Jenkins
6 4 (1.63%) Grunt
6 4 (1.63%) Maven
6 4 (1.63%) PowerBuilder
6 4 (1.63%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (1.63%) Visual Studio
7 3 (1.22%) TortoiseSVN
8 2 (0.81%) Axure RP
9 1 (0.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.41%) ReSharper
9 1 (0.41%) TeamCity
General
1 62 (25.20%) Marketing
2 35 (14.23%) Manufacturing
3 32 (13.01%) Advertising
4 19 (7.72%) Retail
5 13 (5.28%) Electronics
5 13 (5.28%) Telecoms
6 10 (4.07%) Finance
7 8 (3.25%) Back Office
8 6 (2.44%) Local Government
9 2 (0.81%) Automotive
9 2 (0.81%) Publishing
10 1 (0.41%) Banking
10 1 (0.41%) Legal
10 1 (0.41%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 162 (65.85%) Developer
2 65 (26.42%) PHP Developer
3 56 (22.76%) HTML Developer
4 54 (21.95%) Web Developer
5 53 (21.54%) HTML CSS Developer
6 46 (18.70%) JavaScript Developer
7 35 (14.23%) MySQL Developer
7 35 (14.23%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 33 (13.41%) .NET Developer
9 26 (10.57%) Senior Developer
10 25 (10.16%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 24 (9.76%) Analyst
11 24 (9.76%) Designer
12 18 (7.32%) Applications Support
12 18 (7.32%) Support Analyst
13 16 (6.50%) Senior PHP Developer
14 15 (6.10%) C# Developer
15 14 (5.69%) Applications Support Analyst
15 14 (5.69%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
16 13 (5.28%) LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 162 (65.85%) HTML
2 156 (63.41%) CSS
3 99 (40.24%) jQuery
4 86 (34.96%) HTML5
5 70 (28.46%) .NET
6 48 (19.51%) CSS3
7 37 (15.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 35 (14.23%) Web Services
9 31 (12.60%) XML
10 27 (10.98%) LAMP
11 25 (10.16%) AngularJS
11 25 (10.16%) ASP.NET
12 21 (8.54%) RESTful
13 19 (7.72%) Sass
14 17 (6.91%) JSON
15 14 (5.69%) CodeIgniter
16 12 (4.88%) .NET Framework
16 12 (4.88%) ASP.NET MVC
16 12 (4.88%) Entity Framework
17 11 (4.47%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 46 (18.70%) User Experience
2 22 (8.94%) Social Media
3 15 (6.10%) Mobile App
4 8 (3.25%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (2.44%) EPoS
5 6 (2.44%) Management Information System
5 6 (2.44%) NHS
5 6 (2.44%) W3C
6 4 (1.63%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.22%) Graphic Design
7 3 (1.22%) Mathematics
8 2 (0.81%) Augmented Reality
8 2 (0.81%) Copywriting
8 2 (0.81%) Digital Media
8 2 (0.81%) FMCG
8 2 (0.81%) Photography
9 1 (0.41%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.41%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.41%) RIA
9 1 (0.41%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 28 (11.38%) Linux
2 12 (4.88%) Windows
3 4 (1.63%) Android
3 4 (1.63%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.81%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 81 (32.93%) Web Development
3 74 (30.08%) MVC
4 60 (24.39%) OO
5 57 (23.17%) Content Management
6 44 (17.89%) Web Design
7 38 (15.45%) Analytics
8 31 (12.60%) OO PHP
9 28 (11.38%) SEO
10 26 (10.57%) Agile Software Development
11 24 (9.76%) CRM
11 24 (9.76%) Front End Development
12 19 (7.72%) OOP
13 18 (7.32%) Business Intelligence
14 16 (6.50%) Open Source
14 16 (6.50%) Responsive Web Design
14 16 (6.50%) Wireframes
15 15 (6.10%) Time Management
16 14 (5.69%) Database Optimisation
16 14 (5.69%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 133 (54.07%) JavaScript
2 104 (42.28%) PHP
3 70 (28.46%) C#
4 44 (17.89%) SQL
5 25 (10.16%) Java
6 17 (6.91%) VB.NET
7 7 (2.85%) XPath
7 7 (2.85%) XQuery
8 6 (2.44%) T-SQL
9 5 (2.03%) VB
10 4 (1.63%) Ruby
10 4 (1.63%) TypeScript
10 4 (1.63%) VBA
11 3 (1.22%) ActionScript
11 3 (1.22%) ActionScript 3.0
11 3 (1.22%) Apple Swift
11 3 (1.22%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.41%) C
12 1 (0.41%) Perl
12 1 (0.41%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (5.28%) Degree
2 4 (1.63%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.81%) MCP
3 2 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.41%) CCNA
4 1 (0.41%) CCNP
4 1 (0.41%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.41%) Postgraduate
4 1 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (10.16%) QA
2 5 (2.03%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (2.03%) cPanel
2 3 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 49 (19.92%) Adobe
2 25 (10.16%) Google
2 25 (10.16%) Oracle
3 23 (9.35%) Sitecore
4 22 (8.94%) Microsoft
5 18 (7.32%) EPiServer
6 13 (5.28%) IBM
7 9 (3.66%) Zend
8 7 (2.85%) Ektron
9 6 (2.44%) ATG
9 6 (2.44%) Facebook
9 6 (2.44%) hybris
10 5 (2.03%) PayPal
10 5 (2.03%) WorldPay
11 2 (0.81%) OpenText
12 1 (0.41%) Cisco
12 1 (0.41%) FatWire
12 1 (0.41%) RedDot
12 1 (0.41%) Vignette
12 1 (0.41%) VMware
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warwick, Warwickshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
HBS
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Montagu Olsen Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwickshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £23000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 to 40,000 DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cannock
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Sanderson
Salary: £28000.00 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 3 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Sanderson
Salary: £28000.00 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Burton-on-trent, Staffordshire
Haywyre LLP
Posted: 16 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago