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

Content Management System (CMS)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 148 146 97
Rank change year-on-year -2 -49 0
Permanent jobs citing CMS 17 25 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.64% 0.88% 2.22%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.63% 4.92% 13.45%
Number of salaries quoted 17 27 42
Cheshire median annual salary £30,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £21,250 £17,500 £24,250
90th Percentile £50,500 £47,500 £48,625
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +14.29% -6.67%

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 302 508 357
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 11.30% 17.96% 16.49%
Number of salaries quoted 240 396 320
Cheshire median annual salary £39,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.24% +13.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,250 £22,000
90th Percentile £60,125 £68,750 £52,575
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 16 October 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 16 October 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 8 £26,750 -28.67% 1
Crewe +6 3 £50,000 +17.65%
Runcorn +12 1 £36,000 +105.71%
Warrington 0 1 £27,500 -31.25% 3
Winsford - 1 £45,000 -
CMS
North West

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 12 (70.59%) HTML
2 9 (52.94%) CSS
2 9 (52.94%) Web Development
3 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
4 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
5 6 (35.29%) SQL
6 5 (29.41%) C#
6 5 (29.41%) .NET
6 5 (29.41%) MVC
6 5 (29.41%) Marketing
6 5 (29.41%) jQuery
6 5 (29.41%) Umbraco
6 5 (29.41%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (29.41%) Git (software)
7 4 (23.53%) WordPress
7 4 (23.53%) HTML5
7 4 (23.53%) Sass
7 4 (23.53%) gulp
7 4 (23.53%) XML
7 4 (23.53%) CRM
8 3 (17.65%) E-Commerce
8 3 (17.65%) ERP
8 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
8 3 (17.65%) SOAP
8 3 (17.65%) Web Services
8 3 (17.65%) Front End Development
8 3 (17.65%) User Experience
8 3 (17.65%) webpack
8 3 (17.65%) REST
8 3 (17.65%) 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 5 (29.41%) Umbraco
2 4 (23.53%) WordPress
3 2 (11.76%) Perch
4 1 (5.88%) Drupal
4 1 (5.88%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (5.88%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (11.76%) Photoshop
2 1 (5.88%) Acrobat
2 1 (5.88%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (5.88%) InDesign
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (5.88%) Magento
2 1 (5.88%) Shopify
2 1 (5.88%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Asana
1 2 (11.76%) Yarn
2 1 (5.88%) Cloudflare
2 1 (5.88%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (5.88%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Internet
1 1 (5.88%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (5.88%) Power BI
3 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Git (software)
2 4 (23.53%) gulp
3 3 (17.65%) JIRA
3 3 (17.65%) webpack
4 2 (11.76%) MSTest
4 2 (11.76%) NUnit
5 1 (5.88%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (5.88%) Grunt
5 1 (5.88%) Subversion
5 1 (5.88%) TeamCity
5 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (29.41%) Marketing
2 2 (11.76%) Back Office
2 2 (11.76%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (11.76%) Retail
3 1 (5.88%) Advertising
3 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Developer
2 7 (41.18%) Web Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) .NET Developer
4 3 (17.65%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (17.65%) C# Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 3 (17.65%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Developer
5 2 (11.76%) .NET Web Developer
5 2 (11.76%) C# Web Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Data Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (11.76%) HTML CSS Developer
5 2 (11.76%) HTML Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Web Developer
6 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce Support
6 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce Support Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Senior C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (70.59%) HTML
2 9 (52.94%) CSS
3 5 (29.41%) .NET
3 5 (29.41%) jQuery
4 4 (23.53%) HTML5
4 4 (23.53%) Sass
4 4 (23.53%) XML
5 3 (17.65%) CSS3
5 3 (17.65%) JSON
5 3 (17.65%) REST
5 3 (17.65%) SOAP
5 3 (17.65%) Web Services
6 2 (11.76%) .NET Core
6 2 (11.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
7 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (5.88%) LESS
7 1 (5.88%) PhoneGap
7 1 (5.88%) Vue.js
7 1 (5.88%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) User Experience
2 2 (11.76%) Mobile App
2 2 (11.76%) N-Tier
2 2 (11.76%) Social Media
2 2 (11.76%) W3C
3 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Android
1 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Web Development
2 5 (29.41%) MVC
2 5 (29.41%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (23.53%) CRM
4 3 (17.65%) E-Commerce
4 3 (17.65%) ERP
4 3 (17.65%) Front End Development
5 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (11.76%) SEO
5 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Analytics
6 1 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (5.88%) Email Marketing
6 1 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (5.88%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (5.88%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (5.88%) Web Testing
6 1 (5.88%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
2 6 (35.29%) SQL
3 5 (29.41%) C#
4 2 (11.76%) ES6
4 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.88%) PHP
5 1 (5.88%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) QA
2 1 (5.88%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) IBM
3 1 (5.88%) Adobe
3 1 (5.88%) Google
3 1 (5.88%) Sitecore
3 1 (5.88%) SYSPRO