Period
to 22 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for CMS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited CMS over the 6 months to 22 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Content Management System (CMS)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 143 145 135
Rank change year-on-year +2 -10 +3
Permanent jobs citing CMS 51 43 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.33% 1.14% 1.57%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.19% 8.55% 8.84%
Number of salaries quoted 47 40 74
Birmingham median annual salary £37,000 £36,250 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.07% +15.08% -6.67%
10th Percentile £22,500 £26,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £56,000 £44,275
West Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -3.08%

CMS is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 555 503 837
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 14.51% 13.36% 17.78%
Number of salaries quoted 400 401 714
Birmingham median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33% -11.76%
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,250 £24,038
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -2.60%

CMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing CMS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for CMS in Birmingham

CMS
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for CMS in Birmingham

CMS
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CMS in Birmingham over the 6 months to 22 June 2018.

Salary histogram for CMS in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 June 2018, IT jobs citing CMS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for CMS.

1 27 (52.94%) CSS
1 27 (52.94%) Content Management
2 25 (49.02%) JavaScript
3 23 (45.10%) MVC
4 21 (41.18%) HTML
5 19 (37.25%) .NET
5 19 (37.25%) OO
5 19 (37.25%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (35.29%) jQuery
7 17 (33.33%) PHP
8 16 (31.37%) C#
8 16 (31.37%) WordPress
9 15 (29.41%) JSON
9 15 (29.41%) Web Services
9 15 (29.41%) Finance
9 15 (29.41%) Sass
10 14 (27.45%) MySQL
11 13 (25.49%) SQL Server
11 13 (25.49%) ASP.NET
11 13 (25.49%) E-Commerce
11 13 (25.49%) .NET Framework
11 13 (25.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 12 (23.53%) Management Information System
13 11 (21.57%) Regression Testing
13 11 (21.57%) Workflow
13 11 (21.57%) Web Design
13 11 (21.57%) SharePoint
13 11 (21.57%) VB.NET
13 11 (21.57%) Analytical Skills
14 10 (19.61%) SDLC

CMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 16 (31.37%) WordPress
2 11 (21.57%) SharePoint
3 10 (19.61%) IIS
4 7 (13.73%) Sitecore CMS
5 6 (11.76%) Umbraco
6 4 (7.84%) nginx
7 2 (3.92%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (9.80%) Photoshop
2 2 (3.92%) HipChat
3 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.92%) Magento
2 2 (3.92%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (1.96%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.84%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (7.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.88%) IaaS
2 3 (5.88%) PaaS
2 3 (5.88%) SaaS
3 2 (3.92%) MailChimp
4 1 (1.96%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 9 (17.65%) SSL
2 4 (7.84%) HTTP
3 2 (3.92%) DNS
3 2 (3.92%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (27.45%) MySQL
2 13 (25.49%) SQL Server
3 10 (19.61%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (9.80%) Big Data
6 3 (5.88%) Relational Database
7 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.96%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (15.69%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.88%) Dreamweaver
2 3 (5.88%) Visual Studio Team System
3 2 (3.92%) gulp
3 2 (3.92%) JIRA
3 2 (3.92%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.96%) Jasmine
4 1 (1.96%) Mocha
4 1 (1.96%) Subversion
4 1 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.96%) TeamCity
General
1 15 (29.41%) Finance
2 10 (19.61%) Marketing
3 9 (17.65%) Banking
3 9 (17.65%) Law
3 9 (17.65%) Legal
3 9 (17.65%) Manufacturing
4 5 (9.80%) Retail
5 1 (1.96%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 27 (52.94%) Developer
2 13 (25.49%) PHP Developer
3 11 (21.57%) Software Developer
4 5 (9.80%) Author
4 5 (9.80%) PHP Web Developer
4 5 (9.80%) Senior Technical Author
4 5 (9.80%) Senior Technical Writer
4 5 (9.80%) Technical Author
4 5 (9.80%) Technical Writer
4 5 (9.80%) Web Developer
5 4 (7.84%) .NET Developer
6 3 (5.88%) Development Team Leader
6 3 (5.88%) Digital Executive
6 3 (5.88%) Team Leader
7 2 (3.92%) .NET Software Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Account Executive
7 2 (3.92%) Backend Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Head of Development
7 2 (3.92%) Help Desk Support
7 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (52.94%) CSS
2 21 (41.18%) HTML
3 19 (37.25%) .NET
4 18 (35.29%) jQuery
5 15 (29.41%) JSON
5 15 (29.41%) Sass
5 15 (29.41%) Web Services
6 13 (25.49%) .NET Framework
6 13 (25.49%) ASP.NET
6 13 (25.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 10 (19.61%) Entity Framework
7 10 (19.61%) WCF
8 9 (17.65%) LINQ
9 6 (11.76%) AngularJS
9 6 (11.76%) CSS3
9 6 (11.76%) HTML5
9 6 (11.76%) LESS
9 6 (11.76%) RESTful
9 6 (11.76%) XML
10 5 (9.80%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 12 (23.53%) Management Information System
2 11 (21.57%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (9.80%) Linux Command Line
3 5 (9.80%) Mobile App
4 3 (5.88%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (5.88%) Social Media
5 2 (3.92%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (3.92%) User Experience
6 1 (1.96%) Blog
6 1 (1.96%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.96%) Minimum Viable Product
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.69%) Linux
2 2 (3.92%) Mac OS
2 2 (3.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (52.94%) Content Management
2 23 (45.10%) MVC
3 19 (37.25%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (37.25%) OO
4 13 (25.49%) E-Commerce
5 11 (21.57%) Regression Testing
5 11 (21.57%) Web Design
5 11 (21.57%) Workflow
6 10 (19.61%) Responsive Web Design
6 10 (19.61%) SDLC
6 10 (19.61%) SEO
6 10 (19.61%) Unit Testing
7 9 (17.65%) Integration Testing
7 9 (17.65%) Process Improvement
7 9 (17.65%) Web Development
8 8 (15.69%) Front End Development
9 7 (13.73%) Analytics
10 6 (11.76%) Digital Marketing
10 6 (11.76%) OOP
11 5 (9.80%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 25 (49.02%) JavaScript
2 17 (33.33%) PHP
3 16 (31.37%) C#
4 11 (21.57%) VB.NET
5 9 (17.65%) VB
6 6 (11.76%) Java
7 3 (5.88%) SQL
8 2 (3.92%) PHP 5
9 1 (1.96%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (9.80%) PhD
2 3 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (17.65%) ISO 9001
1 9 (17.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (5.88%) QA
3 2 (3.92%) SLA
4 1 (1.96%) WCAG
System Software
1 4 (7.84%) Docker
1 4 (7.84%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (3.92%) cPanel
Vendors
1 9 (17.65%) LexisNexis
2 8 (15.69%) Microsoft
3 7 (13.73%) Sitecore
4 5 (9.80%) Google
5 4 (7.84%) MuleSoft
5 4 (7.84%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (5.88%) Twitter
7 2 (3.92%) Atlassian