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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 128 127 120
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -7
Permanent jobs citing CMS 91 81 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.73% 1.58% 1.61%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.51% 8.66% 8.26%
Number of salaries quoted 71 67 77
Average salary £32,750 £33,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.96% +3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
1069 935 981
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 20.27% 18.22% 19.50%
Number of salaries quoted 881 806 846
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CMS across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 May 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CMS within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
(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
Warwickshire -7 24 £34,000 -2.85% 2
Birmingham -20 23 £32,500 +8.33% 7
Coventry -4 12 £22,000 -45.00% 3
Solihull +5 7 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Staffordshire +10 6 £34,125 +6.64% 5
Herefordshire +1 2 £27,500 -
Walsall +3 1 - -
West Bromwich - 1 - -
CMS
England

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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.

1 120 (70.59%) JavaScript
1 120 (70.59%) HTML
2 106 (62.35%) CSS
3 84 (49.41%) jQuery
4 75 (44.12%) .NET
5 64 (37.65%) PHP
6 60 (35.29%) SQL Server
7 57 (33.53%) MVC
8 54 (31.76%) HTML5
9 49 (28.82%) C#
10 46 (27.06%) Web Development
11 44 (25.88%) Microsoft
12 43 (25.29%) User Experience
13 41 (24.12%) Agile Software Development
14 38 (22.35%) Content Management
14 38 (22.35%) WordPress
14 38 (22.35%) SQL
15 37 (21.76%) E-Commerce
16 35 (20.59%) ASP.NET
16 35 (20.59%) Marketing
17 34 (20.00%) CSS3
18 32 (18.82%) Analytics
19 31 (18.24%) MySQL
20 28 (16.47%) Scrum
21 27 (15.88%) SEO
21 27 (15.88%) XML
22 24 (14.12%) LAMP
23 23 (13.53%) AngularJS
24 22 (12.94%) KnockoutJS
24 22 (12.94%) Degree

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 38 (22.35%) WordPress
2 22 (12.94%) Umbraco
3 18 (10.59%) Drupal
3 18 (10.59%) Sitecore CMS
4 13 (7.65%) Joomla!
5 9 (5.29%) SharePoint
6 8 (4.71%) DNN
6 8 (4.71%) concrete5
7 3 (1.76%) Apache
7 3 (1.76%) IIS
8 2 (1.18%) Kentico
9 1 (0.59%) Orchard CMS
9 1 (0.59%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.59%) ColdFusion
9 1 (0.59%) nginx
9 1 (0.59%) EPiServer CMS
9 1 (0.59%) Sitefinity
9 1 (0.59%) WebSphere
Applications
1 19 (11.18%) Photoshop
2 15 (8.82%) MS Excel
3 5 (2.94%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 5 (2.94%) MS Office
4 4 (2.35%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.18%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.59%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.59%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 6 (3.53%) Magento
2 1 (0.59%) Tridion
2 1 (0.59%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 19 (11.18%) Google Analytics
2 16 (9.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.18%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.59%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.53%) Internet
2 4 (2.35%) Intranet
3 2 (1.18%) DNS
3 2 (1.18%) LDAP
3 2 (1.18%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.59%) Q.931
4 1 (0.59%) Extranet
4 1 (0.59%) ISDN
4 1 (0.59%) LAN
4 1 (0.59%) WAN
4 1 (0.59%) SAN
4 1 (0.59%) Network Security
4 1 (0.59%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 31 (18.24%) MySQL
3 15 (8.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (4.71%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (4.71%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (4.12%) Relational Database
6 5 (2.94%) MS Access
7 3 (1.76%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (1.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 22 (12.94%) Git (software)
2 11 (6.47%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (4.12%) Gradle
3 7 (4.12%) Jasmine
3 7 (4.12%) Ant
3 7 (4.12%) Dreamweaver
3 7 (4.12%) TeamCity
3 7 (4.12%) Subversion
3 7 (4.12%) Maven
4 6 (3.53%) Visual Studio
5 3 (1.76%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.76%) Hudson
6 1 (0.59%) Grunt
6 1 (0.59%) Yeoman
6 1 (0.59%) Behat
6 1 (0.59%) JBehave
6 1 (0.59%) Axure RP
6 1 (0.59%) JIRA
General
1 35 (20.59%) Marketing
2 14 (8.24%) Advertising
3 10 (5.88%) Local Government
4 9 (5.29%) Back Office
5 6 (3.53%) Retail
6 3 (1.76%) Finance
6 3 (1.76%) Legal
6 3 (1.76%) Publishing
7 1 (0.59%) Automotive
7 1 (0.59%) Games
7 1 (0.59%) Billing
7 1 (0.59%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 126 (74.12%) Developer
2 37 (21.76%) Web Developer
3 34 (20.00%) PHP Developer
4 28 (16.47%) Senior Developer
5 27 (15.88%) .NET Developer
6 21 (12.35%) Front-End Developer
7 13 (7.65%) ASP.NET Developer
8 10 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
8 10 (5.88%) C# Developer
9 9 (5.29%) Designer
10 8 (4.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 7 (4.12%) Junior
11 7 (4.12%) Java Developer
11 7 (4.12%) Front-End Web Developer
11 7 (4.12%) Senior Java Developer
11 7 (4.12%) Senior PHP Developer
12 6 (3.53%) Senior .NET Developer
12 6 (3.53%) Web Designer
12 6 (3.53%) Senior Web Developer
12 6 (3.53%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (70.59%) HTML
2 106 (62.35%) CSS
3 84 (49.41%) jQuery
4 75 (44.12%) .NET
5 54 (31.76%) HTML5
6 35 (20.59%) ASP.NET
7 34 (20.00%) CSS3
8 27 (15.88%) XML
9 24 (14.12%) LAMP
10 23 (13.53%) AngularJS
11 22 (12.94%) KnockoutJS
12 15 (8.82%) Web Services
12 15 (8.82%) Sass
13 14 (8.24%) Ajax
14 12 (7.06%) Flash
15 11 (6.47%) LINQ
16 9 (5.29%) Backbone.js
16 9 (5.29%) Symfony
17 8 (4.71%) WF
17 8 (4.71%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 43 (25.29%) User Experience
2 14 (8.24%) NHS
3 12 (7.06%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (7.06%) Social Media
3 12 (7.06%) Management Information System
4 10 (5.88%) Digital Media
5 8 (4.71%) iPhone
6 7 (4.12%) New Media
7 5 (2.94%) Mobile App
8 4 (2.35%) Open Source
9 3 (1.76%) Copywriting
9 3 (1.76%) Blog
9 3 (1.76%) Freedom of Information
10 2 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.59%) Clustering
11 1 (0.59%) Mobile Games
11 1 (0.59%) W3C
11 1 (0.59%) Data Extraction
11 1 (0.59%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.59%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 16 (9.41%) Windows
2 10 (5.88%) Linux
3 3 (1.76%) Android
4 2 (1.18%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.59%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.59%) UNIX
5 1 (0.59%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.59%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.59%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (33.53%) MVC
2 46 (27.06%) Web Development
3 41 (24.12%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (22.35%) Content Management
5 37 (21.76%) E-Commerce
6 32 (18.82%) Analytics
7 28 (16.47%) Scrum
8 27 (15.88%) SEO
9 21 (12.35%) OO
10 20 (11.76%) CRM
10 20 (11.76%) Project Management
11 17 (10.00%) TDD
12 13 (7.65%) Web Design
12 13 (7.65%) Regression Testing
12 13 (7.65%) Responsive Web Design
13 12 (7.06%) Change Control
13 12 (7.06%) Penetration Testing
13 12 (7.06%) Multivariate Testing
13 12 (7.06%) Risk Analysis
13 12 (7.06%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 120 (70.59%) JavaScript
2 64 (37.65%) PHP
3 49 (28.82%) C#
4 38 (22.35%) SQL
5 10 (5.88%) ActionScript
6 9 (5.29%) ActionScript 3.0
6 9 (5.29%) PHP5
7 8 (4.71%) Java
8 7 (4.12%) T-SQL
9 6 (3.53%) VB.NET
10 5 (2.94%) VBA
Qualifications
1 22 (12.94%) Degree
2 2 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.18%) QA
2 1 (0.59%) SLA
2 1 (0.59%) WAI
System Software
1 3 (1.76%) Active Directory
1 3 (1.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.18%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.59%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.59%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (4.71%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.59%) Plesk
Vendors
1 44 (25.88%) Microsoft
2 21 (12.35%) Google
3 18 (10.59%) Sitecore
3 18 (10.59%) Adobe
4 12 (7.06%) Zend
5 9 (5.29%) Oracle
6 8 (4.71%) Telerik
6 8 (4.71%) EPiServer
7 4 (2.35%) SAP
7 4 (2.35%) VMware
8 3 (1.76%) Twitter
9 2 (1.18%) Xamarin
10 1 (0.59%) Verint
10 1 (0.59%) Facebook
10 1 (0.59%) ATG
10 1 (0.59%) Cisco
10 1 (0.59%) Avaya
10 1 (0.59%) Juniper
10 1 (0.59%) Apple
10 1 (0.59%) HP
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £18,000 to £26,000 per annum plus team bonus !
Posted: 18 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus bens and bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £23,000 to £30,000 per annum plus bens
Posted: 18 hours ago
Staffordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + profit share, training
Posted: Yesterday
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Henley-In-Arden, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Extensive benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Shrewsbury, Shropshire
Guestline Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwickshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Extensive benefits package
Posted: 8 days ago
Coventry
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £32000 - £41000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Birmingham
Erin Associates
Posted: 21 days ago
Warwickshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Extensive benefits package
Posted: 24 days ago