Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Content Management System (CMS)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 127 152
Rank change year-on-year +31 +25 -35
Permanent jobs citing CMS 102 87 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.65% 1.84% 1.06%
As % of the Application Platforms category 17.77% 11.08% 5.81%
Number of salaries quoted 90 87 50
Birmingham median annual salary £40,000 £31,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.98% -16.00% +30.43%
10th Percentile £26,250 £21,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £43,000 £87,500
West Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £31,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +12.90% -11.43% +4.48%

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 574 785 723
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 14.90% 16.58% 18.28%
Number of salaries quoted 481 600 600
Birmingham median annual salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.63% - -3.61%
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,485 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £66,250
West Midlands median annual salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.67% - -

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 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for CMS in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for CMS.

1 69 (67.65%) PHP
2 68 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 65 (63.73%) HTML
4 55 (53.92%) CSS
5 38 (37.25%) AngularJS
6 37 (36.27%) MySQL
7 36 (35.29%) Web Development
7 36 (35.29%) jQuery
8 35 (34.31%) Marketing
9 34 (33.33%) Git (software)
10 33 (32.35%) Sass
11 32 (31.37%) Content Management
12 29 (28.43%) .NET
13 28 (27.45%) MVC
13 28 (27.45%) Mobile App
14 27 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
15 26 (25.49%) SQL
15 26 (25.49%) HTML5
16 23 (22.55%) Drupal
16 23 (22.55%) gulp
17 22 (21.57%) Front End Development
17 22 (21.57%) Advertising
18 21 (20.59%) Linux
18 21 (20.59%) JSON
18 21 (20.59%) PhoneGap
19 20 (19.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 20 (19.61%) C#
20 19 (18.63%) WordPress
21 18 (17.65%) Laravel
21 18 (17.65%) Social Media

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 23 (22.55%) Drupal
2 19 (18.63%) WordPress
3 10 (9.80%) Apache
3 10 (9.80%) Elasticsearch
3 10 (9.80%) nginx
4 9 (8.82%) IIS
4 9 (8.82%) Umbraco
5 7 (6.86%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (2.94%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (1.96%) Apache ServiceMix
7 2 (1.96%) Mule
7 2 (1.96%) OpenEdge
8 1 (0.98%) Alfresco
8 1 (0.98%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.98%) Liferay
Applications
1 12 (11.76%) Photoshop
2 6 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (3.92%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.98%) Adobe Premiere
4 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.98%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (5.88%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.98%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 17 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 17 (16.67%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 17 (16.67%) GitHub
2 13 (12.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (9.80%) Amazon EC2
3 10 (9.80%) Amazon S3
3 10 (9.80%) npm
4 7 (6.86%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 7 (6.86%) AWS CloudFormation
4 7 (6.86%) Datadog
5 1 (0.98%) MailChimp
5 1 (0.98%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.88%) BGP
1 6 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
1 6 (5.88%) Cisco Nexus
1 6 (5.88%) Cisco Wireless
1 6 (5.88%) EIGRP
1 6 (5.88%) Firewall
1 6 (5.88%) LAN
1 6 (5.88%) Network Security
1 6 (5.88%) TCP/IP
1 6 (5.88%) Unified Communications
1 6 (5.88%) WAN
1 6 (5.88%) Wireless
2 4 (3.92%) Internet
2 4 (3.92%) IPsec
2 4 (3.92%) VPLS
3 2 (1.96%) HTTP
4 1 (0.98%) DNS
4 1 (0.98%) FTP
4 1 (0.98%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (36.27%) MySQL
2 17 (16.67%) Amazon RDS
2 17 (16.67%) MongoDB
3 14 (13.73%) SQL Server
4 13 (12.75%) NoSQL
5 5 (4.90%) MariaDB
6 2 (1.96%) Big Data
6 2 (1.96%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 34 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 23 (22.55%) gulp
3 12 (11.76%) Grunt
4 11 (10.78%) Jenkins
5 10 (9.80%) GitLab
5 10 (9.80%) PhantomJS
5 10 (9.80%) webpack
6 8 (7.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 7 (6.86%) Codeship
7 7 (6.86%) GoCD
7 7 (6.86%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (6.86%) Vagrant
8 6 (5.88%) git-flow
9 2 (1.96%) Maven
9 2 (1.96%) Subversion
10 1 (0.98%) JMeter
10 1 (0.98%) Selenium
10 1 (0.98%) Travis CI
General
1 35 (34.31%) Marketing
2 22 (21.57%) Advertising
3 11 (10.78%) Manufacturing
4 10 (9.80%) Electronics
4 10 (9.80%) Telecoms
5 5 (4.90%) Finance
5 5 (4.90%) Retail
6 1 (0.98%) Games
6 1 (0.98%) Law
6 1 (0.98%) Legal
6 1 (0.98%) Local Government
6 1 (0.98%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 71 (69.61%) Developer
2 31 (30.39%) PHP Developer
3 30 (29.41%) HTML Developer
4 28 (27.45%) Senior Developer
5 27 (26.47%) Web Developer
6 24 (23.53%) JavaScript Developer
7 23 (22.55%) HTML CSS Developer
8 16 (15.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 11 (10.78%) Angular Developer
9 11 (10.78%) PHP Web Developer
10 10 (9.80%) Full Stack Developer
10 10 (9.80%) Senior Front-End Developer
10 10 (9.80%) Senior JavaScript Developer
11 9 (8.82%) Senior Web Developer
12 7 (6.86%) Drupal Developer
13 6 (5.88%) .NET Architect
13 6 (5.88%) .NET Solutions Architect
13 6 (5.88%) Architect
13 6 (5.88%) Network Specialist
13 6 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (63.73%) HTML
2 55 (53.92%) CSS
3 38 (37.25%) AngularJS
4 36 (35.29%) jQuery
5 33 (32.35%) Sass
6 29 (28.43%) .NET
7 26 (25.49%) HTML5
8 21 (20.59%) JSON
8 21 (20.59%) PhoneGap
9 20 (19.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 18 (17.65%) Laravel
11 17 (16.67%) Web Services
12 15 (14.71%) LESS
13 14 (13.73%) REST
14 13 (12.75%) CSS3
14 13 (12.75%) Node.js
14 13 (12.75%) SOAP
15 12 (11.76%) RESTful
15 12 (11.76%) Semantic HTML
16 11 (10.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (27.45%) Mobile App
2 18 (17.65%) Social Media
3 16 (15.69%) User Experience
4 10 (9.80%) Linux Command Line
5 7 (6.86%) Client/Server
6 6 (5.88%) Video Conferencing
7 5 (4.90%) Greenfield Project
8 4 (3.92%) Social Network
9 2 (1.96%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.96%) Credit Risk
9 2 (1.96%) Digital Media
9 2 (1.96%) FMCG
10 1 (0.98%) Taxonomies
10 1 (0.98%) Video Editing
10 1 (0.98%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 21 (20.59%) Linux
2 10 (9.80%) Android
2 10 (9.80%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.98%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (35.29%) Web Development
2 32 (31.37%) Content Management
3 28 (27.45%) MVC
4 27 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (21.57%) Front End Development
6 18 (17.65%) Open Source
7 14 (13.73%) Business Intelligence
8 13 (12.75%) Digital Marketing
8 13 (12.75%) E-Commerce
8 13 (12.75%) Mobile Development
9 11 (10.78%) Analytics
9 11 (10.78%) API Integration
10 10 (9.80%) Mobile Application Development
10 10 (9.80%) OOP
10 10 (9.80%) Project Management
10 10 (9.80%) Web Application Development
11 9 (8.82%) OO
12 8 (7.84%) DevOps
12 8 (7.84%) Microservices
13 7 (6.86%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 69 (67.65%) PHP
2 68 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 26 (25.49%) SQL
4 20 (19.61%) C#
5 14 (13.73%) Java
6 10 (9.80%) PHP 7
6 10 (9.80%) XPath
7 9 (8.82%) Python
7 9 (8.82%) VB
8 7 (6.86%) PowerShell
9 6 (5.88%) C
10 2 (1.96%) Ruby
10 2 (1.96%) Scala
11 1 (0.98%) PHP 5
11 1 (0.98%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (4.90%) CCNP
1 5 (4.90%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (4.90%) Degree
2 2 (1.96%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.98%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (13.73%) QA
System Software
1 17 (16.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (9.80%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (6.86%) Capistrano
2 7 (6.86%) Pingdom
3 6 (5.88%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.98%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 10 (9.80%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.86%) Rackspace
2 7 (6.86%) Sitecore
2 7 (6.86%) Splunk
3 6 (5.88%) CheckPoint
3 6 (5.88%) Cisco
4 4 (3.92%) Adobe
5 3 (2.94%) Zend
6 1 (0.98%) Facebook
6 1 (0.98%) HP
6 1 (0.98%) OpenText
6 1 (0.98%) Oracle
6 1 (0.98%) Twitter