Period
to 22 March 2019

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 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Content Management System (CMS)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
22 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 114 137 156
Rank change year-on-year +23 +19 +2
Permanent jobs citing CMS 66 53 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.03% 1.42% 0.91%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.50% 9.43% 6.79%
Number of salaries quoted 58 43 37
Birmingham median annual salary £37,816 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.05% - -12.50%
10th Percentile £28,175 £24,550 £27,750
90th Percentile £101,250 £74,000 £46,900
West Midlands median annual salary £38,132 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +8.95% - -

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 489 562 530
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 15.06% 15.08% 13.44%
Number of salaries quoted 373 427 415
Birmingham median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -2.44% +2.50%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,200 £25,900
90th Percentile £70,000 £63,000 £68,250
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -6.25%

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 March 2019.

Salary histogram for CMS in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 March 2019, 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 34 (51.52%) Content Management
2 24 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (34.85%) JavaScript
4 22 (33.33%) Web Development
5 21 (31.82%) CSS
6 19 (28.79%) MVC
7 18 (27.27%) PHP
7 18 (27.27%) Web Services
7 18 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
8 15 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (22.73%) MySQL
8 15 (22.73%) Laravel
9 14 (21.21%) Management Information System
9 14 (21.21%) Finance
10 12 (18.18%) NHS
10 12 (18.18%) Back Office
10 12 (18.18%) C#
10 12 (18.18%) Ruby on Rails
10 12 (18.18%) Joomla!
10 12 (18.18%) Ruby
10 12 (18.18%) Line Management
10 12 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
11 11 (16.67%) Critical Success Factor
11 11 (16.67%) Marketing
11 11 (16.67%) CRM
12 10 (15.15%) SharePoint
12 10 (15.15%) HTML
12 10 (15.15%) TDD
13 9 (13.64%) SQL Server
13 9 (13.64%) Microsoft

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 12 (18.18%) Joomla!
2 10 (15.15%) SharePoint
3 8 (12.12%) Umbraco
4 7 (10.61%) Sitecore CMS
5 5 (7.58%) WordPress
6 4 (6.06%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (3.03%) Drupal
8 1 (1.52%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (3.03%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.52%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.52%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.52%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (10.61%) SAP CRM
2 3 (4.55%) Magento
3 2 (3.03%) WebTrends
4 1 (1.52%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 18 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (12.12%) Office 365
3 2 (3.03%) GitHub
3 2 (3.03%) Google Analytics
4 1 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.52%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.06%) Intranet
2 2 (3.03%) DEFINITY
2 2 (3.03%) Internet
2 2 (3.03%) LAN
2 2 (3.03%) Skype
2 2 (3.03%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (22.73%) MySQL
2 9 (13.64%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (6.06%) Git (software)
1 4 (6.06%) Subversion
1 4 (6.06%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (1.52%) Axure RP
2 1 (1.52%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (1.52%) git-flow
2 1 (1.52%) Jasmine
2 1 (1.52%) JUnit
2 1 (1.52%) Karma Test Runner
2 1 (1.52%) Mockito
General
1 14 (21.21%) Finance
2 12 (18.18%) Back Office
3 11 (16.67%) Marketing
4 3 (4.55%) Publishing
5 1 (1.52%) Automotive
5 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (59.09%) Developer
2 13 (19.70%) Web Developer
3 11 (16.67%) Analyst
4 10 (15.15%) Lead Developer
5 9 (13.64%) C# Developer
6 8 (12.12%) Applications Support
6 8 (12.12%) Applications Support Analyst
6 8 (12.12%) Support Analyst
7 7 (10.61%) Delivery Manager
7 7 (10.61%) Java Developer
8 6 (9.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 5 (7.58%) Agile Delivery Manager
9 5 (7.58%) CMS Developer
9 5 (7.58%) Digital Delivery Manager
9 5 (7.58%) Lead Web Developer
9 5 (7.58%) PHP Developer
9 5 (7.58%) Software Developer
10 4 (6.06%) C# Software Developer
10 4 (6.06%) Lead Java Developer
11 3 (4.55%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (31.82%) CSS
2 18 (27.27%) Web Services
3 15 (22.73%) Laravel
4 12 (18.18%) Ruby on Rails
5 10 (15.15%) HTML
6 7 (10.61%) Spring
7 6 (9.09%) .NET
7 6 (9.09%) J2SE
7 6 (9.09%) Java SE
8 5 (7.58%) AngularJS
8 5 (7.58%) RESTful
8 5 (7.58%) Sass
9 4 (6.06%) jQuery
9 4 (6.06%) Spring MVC
10 3 (4.55%) ASP.NET
11 2 (3.03%) Ajax
11 2 (3.03%) Apache Flex
11 2 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (3.03%) JSP
11 2 (3.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 14 (21.21%) Management Information System
2 12 (18.18%) NHS
3 8 (12.12%) User Experience
4 2 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.03%) IVR
5 1 (1.52%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.52%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.06%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (51.52%) Content Management
2 24 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (33.33%) Web Development
4 19 (28.79%) MVC
5 15 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (18.18%) Line Management
6 12 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
7 11 (16.67%) Critical Success Factor
7 11 (16.67%) CRM
8 10 (15.15%) TDD
9 9 (13.64%) Scrum
10 8 (12.12%) ITIL
11 7 (10.61%) Commercial Awareness
11 7 (10.61%) Digital Marketing
11 7 (10.61%) Software Delivery
11 7 (10.61%) Software Engineering
12 6 (9.09%) E-Commerce
12 6 (9.09%) Front End Development
13 4 (6.06%) BDD
13 4 (6.06%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (34.85%) JavaScript
2 18 (27.27%) PHP
3 12 (18.18%) C#
3 12 (18.18%) Ruby
4 8 (12.12%) PowerShell
5 7 (10.61%) Java
6 3 (4.55%) SQL
7 1 (1.52%) TypeScript
7 1 (1.52%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (7.58%) Degree
2 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.03%) HNC
3 2 (3.03%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.06%) SLA
2 2 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.55%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (13.64%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.61%) SAP
2 7 (10.61%) Sitecore
3 5 (7.58%) Adobe
4 2 (3.03%) Avaya
4 2 (3.03%) Google