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 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 106 123 111
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -12
Permanent jobs citing CMS 138 109 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.38% 1.96% 2.25%
As % of the Application Platforms category 15.05% 12.93% 11.82%
Number of salaries quoted 130 90 90
Median salary £29,000 £32,500 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.76% +4.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £39,000 £48,875
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
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
917 843 1041
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.79% 15.15% 19.05%
Number of salaries quoted 729 694 870
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,750 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £57,500
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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +16 59 £31,500 +5.00% 3
Warwickshire +17 27 £27,500 -15.38% 2
Staffordshire -4 17 £31,500 -8.69% 1
Coventry -7 9 £38,250 +9.28% 1
Solihull +24 8 £28,500 +14.00%
Worcestershire +17 8 £27,500 -15.38% 1
Herefordshire +4 8 £27,500 -6.77%
Shropshire -8 3 £60,750 +140.59%
Wolverhampton +1 2 £29,250 - 1
Sutton Coldfield -10 2 £30,500 +29.78% 1
CMS
England

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 174 (68.50%) HTML
2 173 (68.11%) CSS
3 149 (58.66%) JavaScript
4 120 (47.24%) jQuery
5 115 (45.28%) HTML5
6 111 (43.70%) PHP
7 93 (36.61%) Git (software)
8 88 (34.65%) E-Commerce
9 78 (30.71%) MySQL
10 75 (29.53%) Web Development
11 74 (29.13%) Content Management
11 74 (29.13%) Adobe
12 73 (28.74%) WordPress
13 71 (27.95%) OO
14 70 (27.56%) MVC
15 64 (25.20%) Marketing
16 63 (24.80%) C#
17 59 (23.23%) CSS3
18 58 (22.83%) Photoshop
18 58 (22.83%) .NET
19 49 (19.29%) Web Design
19 49 (19.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 44 (17.32%) Manufacturing
21 42 (16.54%) SQL
21 42 (16.54%) User Experience
22 41 (16.14%) Umbraco
23 40 (15.75%) Web Services
23 40 (15.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
24 37 (14.57%) Analytics
25 36 (14.17%) SQL Server

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 73 (28.74%) WordPress
2 41 (16.14%) Umbraco
3 24 (9.45%) Sitecore CMS
4 23 (9.06%) Drupal
5 15 (5.91%) IIS
6 14 (5.51%) SharePoint
7 12 (4.72%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 8 (3.15%) Joomla!
9 6 (2.36%) Kentico
10 3 (1.18%) Tomcat
10 3 (1.18%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.79%) Apache
11 2 (0.79%) Documentum
12 1 (0.39%) Alfresco
12 1 (0.39%) Apache Solr
12 1 (0.39%) ColdFusion
12 1 (0.39%) ExpressionEngine
12 1 (0.39%) Magnolia
12 1 (0.39%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.39%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 58 (22.83%) Photoshop
2 40 (15.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 13 (5.12%) Adobe Illustrator
4 12 (4.72%) MS Excel
5 10 (3.94%) Fireworks
6 4 (1.57%) MS Office
6 4 (1.57%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.39%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.39%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 29 (11.42%) Magento
2 15 (5.91%) Shopify
3 4 (1.57%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 2 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.39%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 17 (6.69%) Google Analytics
2 14 (5.51%) Basecamp
3 8 (3.15%) AdWords
4 6 (2.36%) Sage Pay
5 5 (1.97%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 5 (1.97%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (1.18%) MailChimp
6 3 (1.18%) Office 365
7 2 (0.79%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (0.79%) IaaS
7 2 (0.79%) PaaS
8 1 (0.39%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.36%) SSL
2 4 (1.57%) Internet
3 2 (0.79%) ATM
3 2 (0.79%) DNS
3 2 (0.79%) Firewall
3 2 (0.79%) Intranet
3 2 (0.79%) LAN
3 2 (0.79%) VPN
3 2 (0.79%) WAN
3 2 (0.79%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.39%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (0.39%) HTTP
4 1 (0.39%) IPsec
4 1 (0.39%) MPLS
4 1 (0.39%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (30.71%) MySQL
2 36 (14.17%) SQL Server
3 5 (1.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (1.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (0.79%) Big Data
4 2 (0.79%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.39%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.39%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 93 (36.61%) Git (software)
2 33 (12.99%) Subversion
3 19 (7.48%) gulp
4 14 (5.51%) JIRA
5 11 (4.33%) Grunt
6 9 (3.54%) Jenkins
7 7 (2.76%) Dreamweaver
7 7 (2.76%) Maven
8 5 (1.97%) Mercurial
9 3 (1.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (1.18%) TortoiseSVN
9 3 (1.18%) Visual Studio
10 2 (0.79%) Babel
10 2 (0.79%) Bower
10 2 (0.79%) Jasmine
10 2 (0.79%) Mocha
10 2 (0.79%) QUnit
10 2 (0.79%) Travis CI
11 1 (0.39%) Axure RP
11 1 (0.39%) TeamCity
General
1 64 (25.20%) Marketing
2 44 (17.32%) Manufacturing
3 36 (14.17%) Advertising
4 20 (7.87%) Electronics
4 20 (7.87%) Telecoms
5 18 (7.09%) Retail
6 15 (5.91%) Finance
7 4 (1.57%) Banking
8 3 (1.18%) Back Office
9 2 (0.79%) Multimedia
9 2 (0.79%) Publishing
10 1 (0.39%) Automotive
10 1 (0.39%) Brand Awareness
10 1 (0.39%) Games
10 1 (0.39%) Legal
Job Titles
1 183 (72.05%) Developer
2 76 (29.92%) HTML Developer
3 74 (29.13%) HTML CSS Developer
4 72 (28.35%) PHP Developer
5 66 (25.98%) JavaScript Developer
6 57 (22.44%) Web Developer
7 46 (18.11%) MySQL Developer
7 46 (18.11%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 33 (12.99%) .NET Developer
9 32 (12.60%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 27 (10.63%) Analyst
11 24 (9.45%) Designer
12 20 (7.87%) LAMP Developer
12 20 (7.87%) PHP LAMP Developer
13 19 (7.48%) Senior Developer
14 15 (5.91%) C# Developer
14 15 (5.91%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 13 (5.12%) Junior
16 12 (4.72%) C# .NET Developer
16 12 (4.72%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 174 (68.50%) HTML
2 173 (68.11%) CSS
3 120 (47.24%) jQuery
4 115 (45.28%) HTML5
5 59 (23.23%) CSS3
6 58 (22.83%) .NET
7 49 (19.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 40 (15.75%) Web Services
9 33 (12.99%) LAMP
10 31 (12.20%) AngularJS
11 25 (9.84%) Sass
11 25 (9.84%) XML
12 23 (9.06%) ASP.NET
13 20 (7.87%) JSON
14 16 (6.30%) RESTful
15 15 (5.91%) Entity Framework
16 14 (5.51%) .NET Framework
16 14 (5.51%) REST
17 13 (5.12%) Node.js
18 12 (4.72%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 42 (16.54%) User Experience
2 30 (11.81%) Mobile App
2 30 (11.81%) Social Media
3 6 (2.36%) Management Information System
3 6 (2.36%) W3C
4 5 (1.97%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (1.57%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.18%) EPoS
6 3 (1.18%) Graphic Design
6 3 (1.18%) Mathematics
6 3 (1.18%) Smartphone
7 2 (0.79%) Augmented Reality
7 2 (0.79%) Blog
7 2 (0.79%) Copywriting
7 2 (0.79%) Digital Media
7 2 (0.79%) FMCG
7 2 (0.79%) Online Banking
8 1 (0.39%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.39%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (0.39%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 31 (12.20%) Linux
2 11 (4.33%) Windows
3 5 (1.97%) Android
3 5 (1.97%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.79%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (34.65%) E-Commerce
2 75 (29.53%) Web Development
3 74 (29.13%) Content Management
4 71 (27.95%) OO
5 70 (27.56%) MVC
6 49 (19.29%) Web Design
7 37 (14.57%) Analytics
8 35 (13.78%) Front End Development
8 35 (13.78%) SEO
9 32 (12.60%) Agile Software Development
9 32 (12.60%) OOP
10 27 (10.63%) OO PHP
11 26 (10.24%) Business Intelligence
12 22 (8.66%) Project Management
13 21 (8.27%) Database Optimisation
14 19 (7.48%) Wireframes
15 16 (6.30%) CRM
15 16 (6.30%) Digital Marketing
15 16 (6.30%) Open Source
16 13 (5.12%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 149 (58.66%) JavaScript
2 111 (43.70%) PHP
3 63 (24.80%) C#
4 42 (16.54%) SQL
5 23 (9.06%) Java
6 15 (5.91%) VB.NET
7 6 (2.36%) Apple Swift
7 6 (2.36%) Objective-C
8 5 (1.97%) XPath
8 5 (1.97%) XQuery
9 4 (1.57%) ES6
10 3 (1.18%) ActionScript
10 3 (1.18%) ActionScript 3.0
10 3 (1.18%) TypeScript
11 2 (0.79%) C
11 2 (0.79%) PHP 5
11 2 (0.79%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.39%) PHP 7
12 1 (0.39%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.39%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (6.30%) Degree
2 2 (0.79%) CCNA
2 2 (0.79%) CCNP
2 2 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (0.79%) MCP
2 2 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.39%) CITP
3 1 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (12.60%) QA
2 9 (3.54%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (1.97%) cPanel
2 1 (0.39%) Plesk
Vendors
1 74 (29.13%) Adobe
2 26 (10.24%) Google
3 24 (9.45%) Sitecore
4 18 (7.09%) Microsoft
5 17 (6.69%) EPiServer
6 9 (3.54%) Ektron
7 7 (2.76%) Facebook
7 7 (2.76%) Oracle
8 6 (2.36%) IBM
8 6 (2.36%) PayPal
9 5 (1.97%) WorldPay
10 3 (1.18%) Twitter
10 3 (1.18%) Zend
11 2 (0.79%) Cisco
11 2 (0.79%) Pega
12 1 (0.39%) CheckPoint
12 1 (0.39%) Escenic
12 1 (0.39%) Palo Alto
12 1 (0.39%) Sage
12 1 (0.39%) Samsung
Kenilworth, Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + pension + private medical
Posted: 5 days ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Avion Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Montagu Olsen Associates
Salary: From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ESA Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Leidos
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
West Midlands
Spectrum IT
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago