Period
to 23 April 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 23 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Content Management System (CMS)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 145 108 108
Rank change year-on-year -37 0 +17
Permanent jobs citing CMS 39 37 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.16% 1.64% 1.62%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.51% 9.66% 8.76%
Number of salaries quoted 31 27 34
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -3.61%
10th Percentile £24,500 £26,250 £24,050
90th Percentile £47,500 £46,750 £44,625
North West median annual salary £40,000 £36,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +14.29%

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 599 383 468
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 17.88% 17.00% 18.46%
Number of salaries quoted 414 302 393
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +17.65% -15.00%
10th Percentile £25,325 £25,750 £21,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £60,000 £51,250
North West median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35% +5.71%

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 23 April 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 23 April 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 -1 23 £42,500 +37.10% 8
Crewe -1 6 £33,500 -16.25%
Warrington -7 3 - -
Knutsford -34 2 - -
Macclesfield -9 1 £37,500 +31.58% 2
CMS
North West

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 29 (74.36%) HTML
2 24 (61.54%) .NET
3 22 (56.41%) C#
4 19 (48.72%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (46.15%) CSS
6 17 (43.59%) SQL Server
7 16 (41.03%) MVC
8 15 (38.46%) Content Management
8 15 (38.46%) ASP.NET
8 15 (38.46%) SQL
9 14 (35.90%) T-SQL
10 13 (33.33%) Web Development
10 13 (33.33%) Umbraco
11 10 (25.64%) HTML5
11 10 (25.64%) CSS3
12 9 (23.08%) JavaScript
12 9 (23.08%) PHP
12 9 (23.08%) W3C
13 8 (20.51%) XML
13 8 (20.51%) Marketing
14 7 (17.95%) Google
14 7 (17.95%) jQuery
14 7 (17.95%) Magento
14 7 (17.95%) Java
14 7 (17.95%) Front End Development
15 6 (15.38%) E-Commerce
16 5 (12.82%) Advertising
16 5 (12.82%) ERP
16 5 (12.82%) XSLT
16 5 (12.82%) Microsoft

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 (33.33%) Umbraco
2 3 (7.69%) Drupal
3 2 (5.13%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (2.56%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (17.95%) Magento
2 1 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) CheetahMail
1 2 (5.13%) Google Analytics
1 2 (5.13%) Google Tag Manager
1 2 (5.13%) Pure360
2 1 (2.56%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) Firewall
1 1 (2.56%) Internet
1 1 (2.56%) Intranet
1 1 (2.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (43.59%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.69%) MySQL
3 1 (2.56%) Power BI
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Git (software)
1 3 (7.69%) Grunt
1 3 (7.69%) gulp
1 3 (7.69%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.13%) CasperJS
2 2 (5.13%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (5.13%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (20.51%) Marketing
2 5 (12.82%) Advertising
3 2 (5.13%) Finance
4 1 (2.56%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 32 (82.05%) Developer
2 15 (38.46%) .NET Developer
3 6 (15.38%) ASP.NET Developer
3 6 (15.38%) PHP Developer
3 6 (15.38%) Senior Developer
4 5 (12.82%) C# Developer
4 5 (12.82%) Full Stack Developer
5 4 (10.26%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (10.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Senior .NET Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Senior PHP Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Web Developer
7 2 (5.13%) E-Commerce Support Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (5.13%) HTML Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Java Developer
7 2 (5.13%) SQL Support Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (74.36%) HTML
2 24 (61.54%) .NET
3 18 (46.15%) CSS
4 15 (38.46%) ASP.NET
5 10 (25.64%) CSS3
5 10 (25.64%) HTML5
6 8 (20.51%) XML
7 7 (17.95%) jQuery
8 5 (12.82%) Web Services
8 5 (12.82%) XSLT
9 4 (10.26%) Sass
10 3 (7.69%) AngularJS
10 3 (7.69%) JSON
11 2 (5.13%) Ajax
11 2 (5.13%) J2EE
11 2 (5.13%) KnockoutJS
11 2 (5.13%) Middleware
11 2 (5.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 1 (2.56%) React
12 1 (2.56%) RequireJS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.08%) W3C
2 2 (5.13%) Graphic Design
2 2 (5.13%) User Experience
3 1 (2.56%) Blog
3 1 (2.56%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.56%) PKI
3 1 (2.56%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.13%) Windows
1 2 (5.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (48.72%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (41.03%) MVC
3 15 (38.46%) Content Management
4 13 (33.33%) Web Development
5 7 (17.95%) Front End Development
6 6 (15.38%) E-Commerce
7 5 (12.82%) ERP
8 3 (7.69%) Commercial Awareness
8 3 (7.69%) CRM
8 3 (7.69%) Email Marketing
8 3 (7.69%) Open Source
9 2 (5.13%) Analytics
9 2 (5.13%) Business Transformation
9 2 (5.13%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
9 2 (5.13%) Identity Access Management
9 2 (5.13%) Responsive Web Design
9 2 (5.13%) Target Operating Model
9 2 (5.13%) Test Automation
9 2 (5.13%) Waterfall
9 2 (5.13%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (56.41%) C#
2 15 (38.46%) SQL
3 14 (35.90%) T-SQL
4 9 (23.08%) JavaScript
4 9 (23.08%) PHP
5 7 (17.95%) Java
6 3 (7.69%) XPath
7 1 (2.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (10.26%) Degree
2 2 (5.13%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.56%) CIPFA
3 1 (2.56%) CISM
3 1 (2.56%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (17.95%) Google
2 5 (12.82%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.82%) Twitter
3 2 (5.13%) Adobe
3 2 (5.13%) Facebook
3 2 (5.13%) Sitecore
4 1 (2.56%) BT
4 1 (2.56%) SYSPRO