Period
to 24 July 2019

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 24 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Content Management System (CMS)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
24 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 92 153 127
Rank change year-on-year +61 -26 -40
Permanent jobs citing CMS 45 23 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 2.22% 0.74% 1.41%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.55% 5.46% 7.58%
Number of salaries quoted 33 22 30
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £33,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.79% -17.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,900 £19,675 £30,725
90th Percentile £72,750 £47,250 £46,250
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 332 421 488
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 16.40% 13.62% 18.60%
Number of salaries quoted 257 300 366
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £24,000 £24,225 £26,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £62,500 £66,875
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

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 24 July 2019.

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 24 July 2019. 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 +12 17 £35,000 +14.75% 1
Crewe +18 12 £45,000 +14.65% 2
Wilmslow - 8 £75,000 -
Macclesfield - 2 £35,000 -
Winsford - 1 - -
Knutsford - 1 £50,000 -
CMS
North West

For the 6 months to 24 July 2019, 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 27 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (57.78%) Marketing
3 22 (48.89%) HTML
3 22 (48.89%) CSS
4 19 (42.22%) Finance
4 19 (42.22%) JavaScript
5 17 (37.78%) Content Management
6 15 (33.33%) .NET
7 14 (31.11%) MVC
7 14 (31.11%) Umbraco
7 14 (31.11%) Creative Thinking
8 12 (26.67%) Sitecore CMS
8 12 (26.67%) Sitecore
8 12 (26.67%) Git (software)
8 12 (26.67%) C#
8 12 (26.67%) XML
9 11 (24.44%) SQL Server
9 11 (24.44%) Salesforce.com
9 11 (24.44%) JIRA
9 11 (24.44%) QA
9 11 (24.44%) Mentoring
9 11 (24.44%) User Experience
9 11 (24.44%) Microservices
10 10 (22.22%) .NET Core
10 10 (22.22%) Unit Testing
10 10 (22.22%) E-Commerce
10 10 (22.22%) SOAP
11 9 (20.00%) SAP
11 9 (20.00%) Oracle
11 9 (20.00%) B2B

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 14 (31.11%) Umbraco
2 12 (26.67%) Sitecore CMS
3 5 (11.11%) WordPress
4 2 (4.44%) Kentico
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (20.00%) SAP Hybris
2 5 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (6.67%) Magento
4 2 (4.44%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (2.22%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.78%) Google Analytics
2 5 (11.11%) Dynamics 365
3 2 (4.44%) Asana
3 2 (4.44%) GitHub
3 2 (4.44%) Sage Pay
4 1 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.22%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (2.22%) Google Tag Manager
4 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.22%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (24.44%) SQL Server
2 8 (17.78%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (8.89%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (26.67%) Git (software)
2 11 (24.44%) JIRA
3 2 (4.44%) Bitbucket
3 2 (4.44%) GitLab
3 2 (4.44%) Grunt
3 2 (4.44%) gulp
3 2 (4.44%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.22%) Appium
4 1 (2.22%) Calabash
4 1 (2.22%) MSTest
4 1 (2.22%) NUnit
4 1 (2.22%) Selenium
General
1 26 (57.78%) Marketing
2 19 (42.22%) Finance
3 6 (13.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 21 (46.67%) Developer
2 9 (20.00%) Analyst
2 9 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 9 (20.00%) Delivery Manager
2 9 (20.00%) E-Commerce Manager
3 7 (15.56%) C# Developer
3 7 (15.56%) C# Programmer
3 7 (15.56%) Programmer
4 4 (8.89%) .NET Developer
4 4 (8.89%) Architect
4 4 (8.89%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (6.67%) Agile Business Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) Digital Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) Digital Business Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) Senior Business Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) Web Developer
6 2 (4.44%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (4.44%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (4.44%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (48.89%) CSS
1 22 (48.89%) HTML
2 15 (33.33%) .NET
3 12 (26.67%) XML
4 10 (22.22%) .NET Core
4 10 (22.22%) SOAP
5 9 (20.00%) JSON
5 9 (20.00%) REST
6 5 (11.11%) ASP.NET
6 5 (11.11%) jQuery
7 3 (6.67%) .NET Framework
7 3 (6.67%) AngularJS
7 3 (6.67%) React
7 3 (6.67%) RESTful
7 3 (6.67%) Vue.js
8 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (4.44%) LAMP
8 2 (4.44%) LEMP Stack
8 2 (4.44%) Tailwind CSS
8 2 (4.44%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (24.44%) User Experience
2 9 (20.00%) Self-Motivation
2 9 (20.00%) Virtual Team
3 4 (8.89%) Digital Media
4 2 (4.44%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.22%) Blog
5 1 (2.22%) Cloud Native
5 1 (2.22%) Graphic Design
5 1 (2.22%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (2.22%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.44%) Linux
1 2 (4.44%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (37.78%) Content Management
3 14 (31.11%) Creative Thinking
3 14 (31.11%) MVC
4 11 (24.44%) Mentoring
4 11 (24.44%) Microservices
5 10 (22.22%) E-Commerce
5 10 (22.22%) Unit Testing
6 9 (20.00%) Asset Management
6 9 (20.00%) B2B
6 9 (20.00%) B2C
6 9 (20.00%) Business Development
6 9 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 9 (20.00%) DevOps
6 9 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
6 9 (20.00%) Front End Development
6 9 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 9 (20.00%) Software Engineering
6 9 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (20.00%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (42.22%) JavaScript
2 12 (26.67%) C#
3 6 (13.33%) PHP
3 6 (13.33%) SQL
4 2 (4.44%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (4.44%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (24.44%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (26.67%) Sitecore
2 11 (24.44%) Salesforce.com
3 9 (20.00%) ATG
3 9 (20.00%) Demandware
3 9 (20.00%) Google
3 9 (20.00%) hybris
3 9 (20.00%) Oracle
3 9 (20.00%) SAP
4 7 (15.56%) Ensighten
4 7 (15.56%) Maxymiser
5 2 (4.44%) Marketo
5 2 (4.44%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.44%) Pardot
5 2 (4.44%) PayPal
5 2 (4.44%) Sage
5 2 (4.44%) WorldPay
6 1 (2.22%) Facebook