Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Content Management System (CMS)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 106 100 150
Rank change year-on-year -6 +50 0
Permanent jobs citing CMS 78 101 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.22% 2.65% 1.51%
As % of the Application Platforms category 15.29% 18.04% 9.35%
Number of salaries quoted 64 90 69
Birmingham median annual salary £37,816 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.46% +23.08% -18.75%
10th Percentile £26,475 £26,150 £23,050
90th Percentile £63,375 £60,125 £43,750
West Midlands median annual salary £38,132 £35,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year +8.95% +11.11% -10.00%

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 510 560 749
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 14.50% 14.70% 16.10%
Number of salaries quoted 428 466 562
Birmingham median annual salary £42,500 £42,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.59% +5.63% -
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,750 £24,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £64,375 £65,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% -

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 12 December 2018.

Salary histogram for CMS in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 46 (58.97%) Content Management
2 36 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (35.90%) MVC
4 26 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 19 (24.36%) TDD
5 19 (24.36%) Degree
6 18 (23.08%) Spring
6 18 (23.08%) Marketing
6 18 (23.08%) Web Development
6 18 (23.08%) Java
6 18 (23.08%) Finance
7 17 (21.79%) HTML
8 16 (20.51%) CSS
8 16 (20.51%) Digital Marketing
9 14 (17.95%) Microsoft Azure
9 14 (17.95%) Web Services
9 14 (17.95%) C#
10 13 (16.67%) PHP
10 13 (16.67%) Microsoft
10 13 (16.67%) Sass
11 12 (15.38%) Scrum
11 12 (15.38%) Management Information System
11 12 (15.38%) J2SE
11 12 (15.38%) CRM
11 12 (15.38%) Git (software)
11 12 (15.38%) Java SE
12 11 (14.10%) Software Engineering
12 11 (14.10%) E-Commerce
12 11 (14.10%) Adobe
12 11 (14.10%) RESTful

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 10 (12.82%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 8 (10.26%) Umbraco
3 6 (7.69%) Sitecore CMS
3 6 (7.69%) WordPress
4 4 (5.13%) Joomla!
4 4 (5.13%) nginx
5 2 (2.56%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.28%) Apache
6 1 (1.28%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (3.85%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.28%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.28%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Magento
1 2 (2.56%) SAP CRM
2 1 (1.28%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 14 (17.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (6.41%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.56%) GitHub
3 2 (2.56%) Office 365
4 1 (1.28%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.28%) DigitalOcean
4 1 (1.28%) Google Analytics
4 1 (1.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.26%) DEFINITY
1 8 (10.26%) LAN
1 8 (10.26%) WAN
2 4 (5.13%) HTTP
3 2 (2.56%) Intranet
3 2 (2.56%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.26%) MySQL
3 1 (1.28%) Big Data
3 1 (1.28%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.28%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 8 (10.26%) Subversion
3 7 (8.97%) Visual Studio Team System
4 3 (3.85%) Jasmine
4 3 (3.85%) JUnit
4 3 (3.85%) Karma Test Runner
4 3 (3.85%) Mockito
5 2 (2.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (2.56%) Maven
6 1 (1.28%) Axure RP
6 1 (1.28%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (1.28%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (1.28%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.28%) Rational Software Modeler
General
1 18 (23.08%) Finance
1 18 (23.08%) Marketing
2 4 (5.13%) Back Office
2 4 (5.13%) Retail
3 2 (2.56%) Brand Awareness
Job Titles
1 45 (57.69%) Developer
2 18 (23.08%) Java Developer
3 13 (16.67%) Analyst
4 12 (15.38%) Lead Developer
5 10 (12.82%) C# Developer
5 10 (12.82%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 8 (10.26%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 8 (10.26%) Lead Java Developer
6 8 (10.26%) Telephony Analyst
7 6 (7.69%) Web Developer
8 5 (6.41%) CMS Developer
8 5 (6.41%) Full Stack Developer
8 5 (6.41%) Software Engineer
9 4 (5.13%) Lead Web Developer
9 4 (5.13%) PHP Developer
10 3 (3.85%) C# Software Developer
10 3 (3.85%) C# Software Engineer
10 3 (3.85%) Digital Analyst
10 3 (3.85%) Digital Business Analyst
10 3 (3.85%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (23.08%) Spring
2 17 (21.79%) HTML
3 16 (20.51%) CSS
4 14 (17.95%) Web Services
5 13 (16.67%) Sass
6 12 (15.38%) J2SE
6 12 (15.38%) Java SE
7 11 (14.10%) RESTful
8 10 (12.82%) REST
9 8 (10.26%) AngularJS
9 8 (10.26%) Spring MVC
10 7 (8.97%) jQuery
10 7 (8.97%) Laravel
11 6 (7.69%) JSP
12 4 (5.13%) .NET
12 4 (5.13%) HTML5
12 4 (5.13%) JPA
12 4 (5.13%) Struts
12 4 (5.13%) Struts2
12 4 (5.13%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.38%) Management Information System
2 8 (10.26%) IVR
3 5 (6.41%) User Experience
4 4 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.13%) NHS
5 2 (2.56%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.56%) Social Media
6 1 (1.28%) Graphic Design
6 1 (1.28%) Photography
6 1 (1.28%) Video Editing
6 1 (1.28%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.97%) Linux
2 4 (5.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (58.97%) Content Management
2 36 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (35.90%) MVC
4 19 (24.36%) TDD
5 18 (23.08%) Web Development
6 16 (20.51%) Digital Marketing
7 12 (15.38%) CRM
7 12 (15.38%) Scrum
8 11 (14.10%) Critical Success Factor
8 11 (14.10%) E-Commerce
8 11 (14.10%) Problem-Solving
8 11 (14.10%) Software Engineering
9 10 (12.82%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (11.54%) BDD
10 9 (11.54%) Front End Development
10 9 (11.54%) Incident Management
11 8 (10.26%) IT Strategy
11 8 (10.26%) Mentoring
12 6 (7.69%) OO
12 6 (7.69%) Server Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 18 (23.08%) Java
3 14 (17.95%) C#
4 13 (16.67%) PHP
5 4 (5.13%) Ruby
6 2 (2.56%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.56%) SQL
7 1 (1.28%) Java 8
7 1 (1.28%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 19 (24.36%) Degree
2 9 (11.54%) HNC
2 9 (11.54%) HND
3 6 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.54%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (5.13%) Docker
1 4 (5.13%) Varnish
2 1 (1.28%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.28%) cPanel
Vendors
1 13 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 11 (14.10%) Adobe
3 8 (10.26%) Avaya
4 6 (7.69%) Sitecore
5 4 (5.13%) MuleSoft
5 4 (5.13%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (2.56%) SAP
7 1 (1.28%) Google
7 1 (1.28%) Zend