Period
to 20 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 20 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Content Management System (CMS)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 133 117 98
Rank change year-on-year -16 -19 +20
Permanent jobs citing CMS 47 25 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.47% 1.12% 2.44%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.93% 6.85% 12.01%
Number of salaries quoted 44 19 64
Cheshire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% - -
10th Percentile £17,500 £24,850 £23,000
90th Percentile £47,500 £65,000 £55,875
North West median annual salary £37,500 £34,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +10.29% -9.33% +15.38%

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 Cheshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 593 365 583
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 18.52% 16.31% 20.30%
Number of salaries quoted 461 319 511
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +2.86% -12.50%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £21,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £53,350 £52,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +11.84% +1.33% +1.35%

CMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for CMS in Cheshire

CMS
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for CMS in Cheshire

CMS
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CMS in Cheshire over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Salary histogram for CMS in Cheshire

CMS
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CMS within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 20 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester -4 20 £42,500 +13.33% 3
Macclesfield +13 11 £37,500 +31.58%
Crewe +1 3 £33,500 -4.29% 2
Knutsford -48 3 £45,000 -25.00% 1
Runcorn - 3 £17,500 -
Warrington -4 2 £40,000 +45.45% 5
CMS
North West

For the 6 months to 20 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for CMS.

1 28 (59.57%) HTML
2 24 (51.06%) .NET
3 22 (46.81%) jQuery
4 21 (44.68%) C#
4 21 (44.68%) CSS
5 20 (42.55%) PHP
6 19 (40.43%) SQL
6 19 (40.43%) ASP.NET
7 18 (38.30%) SQL Server
8 16 (34.04%) T-SQL
8 16 (34.04%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (34.04%) Content Management
8 16 (34.04%) Web Development
9 15 (31.91%) HTML5
9 15 (31.91%) CSS3
10 14 (29.79%) MVC
11 12 (25.53%) E-Commerce
12 11 (23.40%) WordPress
13 9 (19.15%) Umbraco
13 9 (19.15%) XPath
13 9 (19.15%) JavaScript
13 9 (19.15%) XML
13 9 (19.15%) XSLT
14 8 (17.02%) LAMP
14 8 (17.02%) Google
14 8 (17.02%) Sass
15 7 (14.89%) Magento
15 7 (14.89%) Grunt
15 7 (14.89%) Front End Development
15 7 (14.89%) gulp

CMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 11 (23.40%) WordPress
2 9 (19.15%) Umbraco
3 6 (12.77%) Drupal
4 3 (6.38%) Joomla!
Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 3 (6.38%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (4.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (2.13%) InDesign
3 1 (2.13%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (14.89%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.38%) Google Analytics
2 2 (4.26%) AdWords
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (38.30%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.77%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (14.89%) Grunt
1 7 (14.89%) gulp
2 2 (4.26%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.13%) Dreamweaver
General
1 7 (14.89%) Automotive
2 6 (12.77%) Advertising
2 6 (12.77%) Finance
3 5 (10.64%) Back Office
4 4 (8.51%) Marketing
5 2 (4.26%) Multimedia
6 1 (2.13%) Publishing
6 1 (2.13%) Retail
6 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 42 (89.36%) Developer
2 16 (34.04%) .NET Developer
2 16 (34.04%) PHP Developer
3 7 (14.89%) ASP.NET Developer
3 7 (14.89%) C# .NET Developer
3 7 (14.89%) C# Developer
4 6 (12.77%) Senior Developer
5 5 (10.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (8.51%) Web Developer
7 3 (6.38%) Full Stack Developer
7 3 (6.38%) Java Developer
7 3 (6.38%) Senior PHP Developer
7 3 (6.38%) Support Manager
7 3 (6.38%) Support Officer
8 2 (4.26%) Lead Developer
8 2 (4.26%) Lead PHP Developer
8 2 (4.26%) Senior .NET Developer
8 2 (4.26%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (4.26%) Team Leader
9 1 (2.13%) Lead Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (59.57%) HTML
2 24 (51.06%) .NET
3 22 (46.81%) jQuery
4 21 (44.68%) CSS
5 19 (40.43%) ASP.NET
6 15 (31.91%) CSS3
6 15 (31.91%) HTML5
7 9 (19.15%) XML
7 9 (19.15%) XSLT
8 8 (17.02%) LAMP
8 8 (17.02%) Sass
9 5 (10.64%) Flash
10 3 (6.38%) AngularJS
10 3 (6.38%) J2EE
10 3 (6.38%) React
10 3 (6.38%) Web Services
11 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (4.26%) Aurelia
12 1 (2.13%) CodeIgniter
12 1 (2.13%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.89%) W3C
2 3 (6.38%) Animation
2 3 (6.38%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.38%) Video Editing
3 2 (4.26%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (34.04%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (34.04%) Content Management
1 16 (34.04%) Web Development
2 14 (29.79%) MVC
3 12 (25.53%) E-Commerce
4 7 (14.89%) Front End Development
5 5 (10.64%) Open Source
6 3 (6.38%) Analytics
6 3 (6.38%) ITSM
6 3 (6.38%) Mathematics
6 3 (6.38%) Process Management
6 3 (6.38%) SEO
6 3 (6.38%) Service Management
6 3 (6.38%) Software Engineering
6 3 (6.38%) Test Automation
6 3 (6.38%) Workflow
7 2 (4.26%) Mentoring
7 2 (4.26%) Pay per click
7 2 (4.26%) TDD
7 2 (4.26%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 21 (44.68%) C#
2 20 (42.55%) PHP
3 19 (40.43%) SQL
4 16 (34.04%) T-SQL
5 9 (19.15%) JavaScript
5 9 (19.15%) XPath
6 7 (14.89%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (6.38%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (6.38%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (17.02%) Google
2 4 (8.51%) Twitter
3 3 (6.38%) Adobe
3 3 (6.38%) Avaya
4 2 (4.26%) Facebook