Period
to 18 December 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 18 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Content Management System (CMS)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 140 132 116
Rank change year-on-year -8 -16 -32
Permanent jobs citing CMS 12 43 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.51% 1.38% 1.39%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.74% 7.41% 8.18%
Number of salaries quoted 12 43 28
Cheshire median annual salary £31,250 £37,500 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% +3.45% +3.57%
10th Percentile £25,125 £17,500 £23,800
90th Percentile £54,250 £47,500 £53,625
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year - +17.65% -12.82%

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 253 580 391
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 10.68% 18.60% 17.01%
Number of salaries quoted 208 461 344
Cheshire median annual salary £42,250 £43,500 £36,700
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.87% +18.53% -2.13%
10th Percentile £23,850 £21,250 £21,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £52,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +10.53% +1.33%

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 18 December 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 18 December 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 +5 4 £26,250 -38.24%
Crewe +9 2 £50,000 +49.25%
Warrington +8 1 £27,500 -31.25%
Runcorn -2 1 £36,000 +105.71% 1
Winsford - 1 £45,000 -
CMS
North West

For the 6 months to 18 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for CMS.

1 7 (58.33%) HTML
1 7 (58.33%) CSS
1 7 (58.33%) Web Development
2 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (41.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (41.67%) Marketing
4 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 4 (33.33%) WordPress
4 4 (33.33%) JIRA
4 4 (33.33%) SQL
5 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (25.00%) CRM
5 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
5 3 (25.00%) MVC
5 3 (25.00%) jQuery
5 3 (25.00%) Sass
5 3 (25.00%) HTML5
5 3 (25.00%) gulp
6 2 (16.67%) ES6
6 2 (16.67%) Front End Development
6 2 (16.67%) Perch
6 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (16.67%) Asana
6 2 (16.67%) .NET Core
6 2 (16.67%) Yarn
6 2 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (16.67%) webpack
6 2 (16.67%) Social Media
6 2 (16.67%) REST
6 2 (16.67%) CSS3

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 4 (33.33%) WordPress
2 2 (16.67%) Perch
2 2 (16.67%) Umbraco
3 1 (8.33%) Drupal
3 1 (8.33%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Photoshop
2 1 (8.33%) Acrobat
2 1 (8.33%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (8.33%) InDesign
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (8.33%) Magento
1 1 (8.33%) Shopify
1 1 (8.33%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Asana
1 2 (16.67%) Yarn
2 1 (8.33%) Cloudflare
2 1 (8.33%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
1 1 (8.33%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 4 (33.33%) JIRA
2 3 (25.00%) gulp
3 2 (16.67%) MSTest
3 2 (16.67%) NUnit
3 2 (16.67%) webpack
4 1 (8.33%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (8.33%) Grunt
4 1 (8.33%) Subversion
General
1 5 (41.67%) Marketing
2 2 (16.67%) Back Office
2 2 (16.67%) Retail
3 1 (8.33%) Advertising
3 1 (8.33%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Developer
1 5 (41.67%) Web Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (16.67%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (16.67%) HTML CSS Developer
3 2 (16.67%) HTML Developer
3 2 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Web Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Product Owner
4 1 (8.33%) Designer
4 1 (8.33%) Digital Executive
4 1 (8.33%) Digital Marketing Executive
4 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Planning Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Product Owner
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Digital Marketing Executive
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Planning Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) CSS
1 7 (58.33%) HTML
2 3 (25.00%) HTML5
2 3 (25.00%) jQuery
2 3 (25.00%) Sass
3 2 (16.67%) .NET
3 2 (16.67%) .NET Core
3 2 (16.67%) CSS3
3 2 (16.67%) JSON
3 2 (16.67%) REST
3 2 (16.67%) SOAP
3 2 (16.67%) Web Services
3 2 (16.67%) XML
4 1 (8.33%) LESS
4 1 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) N-Tier
1 2 (16.67%) Social Media
1 2 (16.67%) User Experience
1 2 (16.67%) W3C
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Animation
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Web Development
2 5 (41.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (25.00%) CRM
3 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (25.00%) MVC
4 2 (16.67%) Content Management
4 2 (16.67%) Front End Development
4 2 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Analytics
5 1 (8.33%) Cross-Platform Development
5 1 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (8.33%) Manual Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Pay per click
5 1 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (8.33%) SEO
5 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (8.33%) Thought Leadership
5 1 (8.33%) User Stories
5 1 (8.33%) Workload Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (16.67%) C#
3 2 (16.67%) ES6
4 1 (8.33%) PHP
4 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) QA
2 1 (8.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) IBM
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Adobe
2 1 (8.33%) Google
2 1 (8.33%) Sage