Period
to 16 January 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 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Content Management System (CMS)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 97 160 151
Rank change year-on-year +63 -9 -9
Permanent jobs citing CMS 86 49 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.35% 1.13% 0.94%
As % of the Application Platforms category 15.41% 7.61% 5.09%
Number of salaries quoted 76 50 47
Birmingham median annual salary £33,875 £35,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.21% -18.60% +43.33%
10th Percentile £25,750 £23,750 £25,900
90th Percentile £65,000 £45,150 £92,500
West Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14% +2.94%

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 558 644 687
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 15.24% 14.79% 18.48%
Number of salaries quoted 446 491 581
Birmingham median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £26,375 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £66,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% -5.06% +5.33%

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 16 January 2018.

Salary histogram for CMS in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 61 (70.93%) JavaScript
1 61 (70.93%) HTML
2 60 (69.77%) PHP
3 50 (58.14%) CSS
4 36 (41.86%) AngularJS
5 34 (39.53%) Sass
5 34 (39.53%) MySQL
6 32 (37.21%) jQuery
7 31 (36.05%) Content Management
7 31 (36.05%) Web Development
8 30 (34.88%) Marketing
9 29 (33.72%) Git (software)
10 28 (32.56%) Mobile App
11 26 (30.23%) Agile Software Development
12 25 (29.07%) .NET
12 25 (29.07%) Front End Development
13 24 (27.91%) MVC
14 23 (26.74%) HTML5
15 22 (25.58%) Advertising
16 21 (24.42%) WordPress
16 21 (24.42%) SQL
16 21 (24.42%) Linux
17 19 (22.09%) gulp
17 19 (22.09%) C#
17 19 (22.09%) Drupal
17 19 (22.09%) JSON
18 18 (20.93%) PhoneGap
19 17 (19.77%) Social Media
19 17 (19.77%) LESS
20 16 (18.60%) Twitter Bootstrap

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 21 (24.42%) WordPress
2 19 (22.09%) Drupal
3 13 (15.12%) Umbraco
4 9 (10.47%) IIS
5 8 (9.30%) Apache
5 8 (9.30%) Elasticsearch
5 8 (9.30%) nginx
5 8 (9.30%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (2.33%) OpenEdge
7 1 (1.16%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (1.16%) Alfresco
7 1 (1.16%) Confluence
7 1 (1.16%) Liferay
Applications
1 12 (13.95%) Photoshop
2 5 (5.81%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (5.81%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.16%) Adobe Premiere
3 1 (1.16%) HipChat
3 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (4.65%) WebTrends
2 1 (1.16%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 15 (17.44%) Amazon AWS
1 15 (17.44%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 15 (17.44%) GitHub
2 13 (15.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (9.30%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (9.30%) Amazon S3
3 8 (9.30%) npm
4 7 (8.14%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 7 (8.14%) AWS CloudFormation
4 7 (8.14%) Datadog
5 1 (1.16%) Google Analytics
5 1 (1.16%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.16%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (39.53%) MySQL
2 15 (17.44%) Amazon RDS
2 15 (17.44%) MongoDB
3 11 (12.79%) SQL Server
4 9 (10.47%) NoSQL
5 5 (5.81%) MariaDB
6 1 (1.16%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 29 (33.72%) Git (software)
2 19 (22.09%) gulp
3 11 (12.79%) Grunt
3 11 (12.79%) Jenkins
4 8 (9.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 8 (9.30%) GitLab
4 8 (9.30%) PhantomJS
4 8 (9.30%) webpack
5 7 (8.14%) Codeship
5 7 (8.14%) GoCD
5 7 (8.14%) Vagrant
6 6 (6.98%) git-flow
7 4 (4.65%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (2.33%) Subversion
9 1 (1.16%) JIRA
9 1 (1.16%) Travis CI
General
1 30 (34.88%) Marketing
2 22 (25.58%) Advertising
3 8 (9.30%) Electronics
3 8 (9.30%) Manufacturing
3 8 (9.30%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.33%) Legal
5 1 (1.16%) Finance
5 1 (1.16%) Games
5 1 (1.16%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 59 (68.60%) Developer
2 27 (31.40%) Web Developer
3 26 (30.23%) HTML Developer
3 26 (30.23%) PHP Developer
4 24 (27.91%) Senior Developer
5 22 (25.58%) JavaScript Developer
6 21 (24.42%) HTML CSS Developer
7 17 (19.77%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 13 (15.12%) PHP Web Developer
9 11 (12.79%) Angular Developer
10 10 (11.63%) Senior Front-End Developer
10 10 (11.63%) Senior JavaScript Developer
11 9 (10.47%) Senior Web Developer
12 8 (9.30%) Full Stack Developer
13 6 (6.98%) .NET Solutions Architect
13 6 (6.98%) Architect
13 6 (6.98%) Azure Architect
13 6 (6.98%) Drupal Developer
13 6 (6.98%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 6 (6.98%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (70.93%) HTML
2 50 (58.14%) CSS
3 36 (41.86%) AngularJS
4 34 (39.53%) Sass
5 32 (37.21%) jQuery
6 25 (29.07%) .NET
7 23 (26.74%) HTML5
8 19 (22.09%) JSON
9 18 (20.93%) PhoneGap
10 17 (19.77%) LESS
11 16 (18.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 15 (17.44%) Web Services
13 14 (16.28%) Laravel
14 13 (15.12%) CakePHP
14 13 (15.12%) CSS3
14 13 (15.12%) Ember.js
15 12 (13.95%) Node.js
16 11 (12.79%) RESTful
16 11 (12.79%) Semantic HTML
17 9 (10.47%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (32.56%) Mobile App
2 17 (19.77%) Social Media
3 13 (15.12%) Linux Command Line
3 13 (15.12%) User Experience
4 7 (8.14%) Client/Server
5 6 (6.98%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (3.49%) Digital Media
6 3 (3.49%) Social Network
7 1 (1.16%) Credit Risk
7 1 (1.16%) FMCG
7 1 (1.16%) Video Editing
7 1 (1.16%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 21 (24.42%) Linux
2 8 (9.30%) Android
2 8 (9.30%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (36.05%) Content Management
1 31 (36.05%) Web Development
2 26 (30.23%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (29.07%) Front End Development
4 24 (27.91%) MVC
5 16 (18.60%) Open Source
6 14 (16.28%) E-Commerce
7 13 (15.12%) Mobile Application Development
7 13 (15.12%) Web Application Development
8 12 (13.95%) Analytics
9 11 (12.79%) Mobile Development
10 10 (11.63%) Project Management
11 9 (10.47%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (10.47%) Digital Marketing
12 8 (9.30%) API Integration
12 8 (9.30%) DevOps
12 8 (9.30%) OOP
13 7 (8.14%) Continuous Delivery
13 7 (8.14%) Release Automation
14 6 (6.98%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 61 (70.93%) JavaScript
2 60 (69.77%) PHP
3 21 (24.42%) SQL
4 19 (22.09%) C#
5 11 (12.79%) Java
6 9 (10.47%) Python
6 9 (10.47%) VB
7 8 (9.30%) PHP 7
7 8 (9.30%) XPath
8 7 (8.14%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.16%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (3.49%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (16.28%) QA
2 2 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (17.44%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (9.30%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (8.14%) Capistrano
2 7 (8.14%) Pingdom
3 1 (1.16%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 8 (9.30%) Sitecore
2 7 (8.14%) Rackspace
2 7 (8.14%) Splunk
3 6 (6.98%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.49%) Zend
5 2 (2.33%) Adobe
6 1 (1.16%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.16%) Facebook
6 1 (1.16%) Google
6 1 (1.16%) HP
6 1 (1.16%) OpenText
6 1 (1.16%) Oracle
6 1 (1.16%) Twitter