Period
to 19 November 2017

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

Content Management System (CMS)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 134 109 85
Rank change year-on-year -25 -24 +27
Permanent jobs citing CMS 38 39 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.26% 1.73% 2.95%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.82% 10.16% 14.68%
Number of salaries quoted 38 34 88
Cheshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% -
10th Percentile £17,500 £24,475 £23,000
90th Percentile £47,500 £48,750 £57,500
North West median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% +7.14%

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 557 384 654
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 18.43% 17.04% 20.08%
Number of salaries quoted 441 341 537
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% - -6.25%
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,000 £21,650
90th Percentile £68,750 £52,500 £55,200
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -

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 19 November 2017.

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 19 November 2017. 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 -7 14 £43,750 +16.67% 1
Macclesfield - 13 £37,500 -
Runcorn - 3 £17,500 -
Crewe -11 1 £42,500 +21.43% 1
Knutsford -42 1 £45,000 -25.00%
Warrington - 1 £40,000 -
CMS
North West

For the 6 months to 19 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for CMS.

1 25 (65.79%) jQuery
2 19 (50.00%) HTML
3 17 (44.74%) PHP
3 17 (44.74%) .NET
4 16 (42.11%) SQL
4 16 (42.11%) SQL Server
4 16 (42.11%) ASP.NET
5 15 (39.47%) CSS
5 15 (39.47%) C#
6 13 (34.21%) T-SQL
6 13 (34.21%) WordPress
7 12 (31.58%) Web Development
7 12 (31.58%) E-Commerce
8 11 (28.95%) LAMP
8 11 (28.95%) HTML5
8 11 (28.95%) CSS3
9 10 (26.32%) Automotive
9 10 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (26.32%) XML
10 9 (23.68%) XSLT
10 9 (23.68%) Content Management
10 9 (23.68%) MVC
10 9 (23.68%) XPath
11 7 (18.42%) Umbraco
11 7 (18.42%) Sass
11 7 (18.42%) Grunt
11 7 (18.42%) gulp
12 6 (15.79%) Google
12 6 (15.79%) JavaScript
12 6 (15.79%) MySQL

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 13 (34.21%) WordPress
2 7 (18.42%) Umbraco
3 6 (15.79%) Drupal
4 3 (7.89%) Joomla!
Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 3 (7.89%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (5.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (2.63%) InDesign
3 1 (2.63%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) Google Analytics
2 2 (5.26%) AdWords
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (42.11%) SQL Server
2 6 (15.79%) MySQL
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 7 (18.42%) Grunt
1 7 (18.42%) gulp
2 2 (5.26%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.63%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (2.63%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.63%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.63%) MSTest
3 1 (2.63%) NUnit
3 1 (2.63%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (2.63%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (26.32%) Automotive
2 5 (13.16%) Back Office
3 4 (10.53%) Advertising
3 4 (10.53%) Finance
4 2 (5.26%) Marketing
4 2 (5.26%) Multimedia
5 1 (2.63%) Publishing
5 1 (2.63%) Retail
5 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (86.84%) Developer
2 16 (42.11%) PHP Developer
3 13 (34.21%) .NET Developer
4 7 (18.42%) ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (18.42%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (18.42%) C# Developer
5 6 (15.79%) Senior Developer
6 5 (13.16%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Senior PHP Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Support Manager
7 3 (7.89%) Support Officer
7 3 (7.89%) Web Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Lead Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Senior .NET Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Team Leader
9 1 (2.63%) .NET Web Developer
9 1 (2.63%) Java Developer
9 1 (2.63%) Senior .NET Web Developer
9 1 (2.63%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (65.79%) jQuery
2 19 (50.00%) HTML
3 17 (44.74%) .NET
4 16 (42.11%) ASP.NET
5 15 (39.47%) CSS
6 11 (28.95%) CSS3
6 11 (28.95%) HTML5
6 11 (28.95%) LAMP
7 10 (26.32%) XML
8 9 (23.68%) XSLT
9 7 (18.42%) Sass
10 5 (13.16%) Flash
11 3 (7.89%) AngularJS
12 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
12 2 (5.26%) Aurelia
12 2 (5.26%) React
13 1 (2.63%) CodeIgniter
13 1 (2.63%) JSON
13 1 (2.63%) Laravel
13 1 (2.63%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) W3C
2 3 (7.89%) Animation
2 3 (7.89%) Management Information System
2 3 (7.89%) Video Editing
3 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.63%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.63%) Social Network
3 1 (2.63%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (31.58%) E-Commerce
1 12 (31.58%) Web Development
2 10 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (23.68%) Content Management
3 9 (23.68%) MVC
4 5 (13.16%) Open Source
5 4 (10.53%) Front End Development
6 3 (7.89%) Analytics
6 3 (7.89%) ITSM
6 3 (7.89%) Mathematics
6 3 (7.89%) Process Management
6 3 (7.89%) SEO
6 3 (7.89%) Service Management
6 3 (7.89%) Workflow
7 2 (5.26%) Mentoring
7 2 (5.26%) Pay per click
7 2 (5.26%) Software Engineering
7 2 (5.26%) TDD
8 1 (2.63%) Creative Thinking
8 1 (2.63%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 17 (44.74%) PHP
2 16 (42.11%) SQL
3 15 (39.47%) C#
4 13 (34.21%) T-SQL
5 9 (23.68%) XPath
6 6 (15.79%) JavaScript
7 4 (10.53%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (2.63%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (2.63%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (15.79%) Google
2 3 (7.89%) Adobe
2 3 (7.89%) Avaya
3 2 (5.26%) Twitter