Period
to 1 April 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 1 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Content Management System (CMS)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
1 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 204 207 147
Rank change year-on-year +3 -60 +13
Permanent jobs citing CMS 90 123 215
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 1.03% 1.20% 2.01%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.59% 7.64% 12.11%
Number of salaries quoted 81 114 213
Median annual salary £60,000 £56,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +2.27% +4.76%
10th Percentile £41,250 £31,250 £33,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £80,500 £75,000
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +10.00%

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 the City of London with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 1,186 1,610 1,776
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 13.61% 15.66% 16.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1,056 1,421 1,582
Median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +4.35%
10th Percentile £36,250 £31,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £93,750 £95,000 £92,500
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% -

CMS
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing CMS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for CMS in the City of London

CMS
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing CMS in the City of London.

Salary trend for CMS in the City of London

CMS
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing CMS in the City of London over the 6 months to 1 April 2020.

Salary histogram for CMS in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 April 2020, 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 City of London region with a requirement for CMS.

1 58 (64.44%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (48.89%) HTML
3 41 (45.56%) CSS
4 32 (35.56%) JavaScript
5 30 (33.33%) Content Management
5 30 (33.33%) Scrum
6 29 (32.22%) Sitecore CMS
6 29 (32.22%) Sitecore
7 27 (30.00%) Umbraco
8 23 (25.56%) PHP
9 22 (24.44%) Node.js
10 21 (23.33%) Problem-Solving
11 20 (22.22%) Adobe
12 19 (21.11%) Finance
12 19 (21.11%) User Experience
13 18 (20.00%) Java
14 17 (18.89%) Git (software)
15 16 (17.78%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 16 (17.78%) E-Commerce
15 16 (17.78%) React
16 15 (16.67%) C#
16 15 (16.67%) TDD
16 15 (16.67%) AWS
16 15 (16.67%) Marketing
17 14 (15.56%) Web Development
17 14 (15.56%) Azure
17 14 (15.56%) Analytical Skills
17 14 (15.56%) Microservices
18 13 (14.44%) .NET
19 12 (13.33%) RESTful

CMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 29 (32.22%) Sitecore CMS
2 27 (30.00%) Umbraco
3 16 (17.78%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 11 (12.22%) WordPress
5 8 (8.89%) Tomcat
6 5 (5.56%) Drupal
6 5 (5.56%) IIS
7 4 (4.44%) Headless CMS
8 3 (3.33%) Apache Solr
8 3 (3.33%) Kentico
8 3 (3.33%) WebSphere
8 3 (3.33%) WebSphere Application Server
9 2 (2.22%) EPiServer
10 1 (1.11%) Apache Spark
10 1 (1.11%) ColdFusion
10 1 (1.11%) SharePoint
10 1 (1.11%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (5.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (3.33%) Photoshop
4 2 (2.22%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (2.22%) Fireworks
5 1 (1.11%) Acrobat
5 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 7 (7.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (3.33%) Magento
2 3 (3.33%) SAP Hybris
2 3 (3.33%) SDL Web 8
3 1 (1.11%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 15 (16.67%) AWS
2 14 (15.56%) Azure
3 8 (8.89%) Office 365
4 7 (7.78%) Serverless
5 6 (6.67%) BrowserStack
6 5 (5.56%) SaaS
7 4 (4.44%) Google Analytics
8 3 (3.33%) AWS Lambda
8 3 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (3.33%) GCP
8 3 (3.33%) GitHub
8 3 (3.33%) npm
9 2 (2.22%) Mimecast
9 2 (2.22%) Power Platform
10 1 (1.11%) Adobe Analytics
10 1 (1.11%) AdWords
10 1 (1.11%) Azure Functions
10 1 (1.11%) prismic.io
10 1 (1.11%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.44%) Internet
2 3 (3.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.89%) MySQL
2 5 (5.56%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.33%) Endeca
3 3 (3.33%) RDBMS
3 3 (3.33%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.22%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (2.22%) Power BI
5 1 (1.11%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.11%) Big Data
5 1 (1.11%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.11%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.11%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 17 (18.89%) Git (software)
2 11 (12.22%) JIRA
3 5 (5.56%) PHPUnit
4 4 (4.44%) Jenkins
5 3 (3.33%) GitLab
5 3 (3.33%) Octopus Deploy
5 3 (3.33%) TeamCity
5 3 (3.33%) webpack
6 2 (2.22%) Eclipse
6 2 (2.22%) Selenium
6 2 (2.22%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.11%) Maven
7 1 (1.11%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 19 (21.11%) Finance
2 15 (16.67%) Marketing
3 4 (4.44%) Games
4 3 (3.33%) Advertising
4 3 (3.33%) Back Office
4 3 (3.33%) Publishing
4 3 (3.33%) Retail
5 2 (2.22%) Law
6 1 (1.11%) Banking
6 1 (1.11%) Front Office
6 1 (1.11%) Housing Association
Job Titles
1 44 (48.89%) Developer
2 19 (21.11%) Project Manager
3 17 (18.89%) Digital Project Manager
4 11 (12.22%) Agile Development Manager
4 11 (12.22%) Agile Project Manager
4 11 (12.22%) Development Manager
4 11 (12.22%) Development Project Manager
4 11 (12.22%) Digital Agile Project Manager
4 11 (12.22%) Digital Development Manager
5 9 (10.00%) PHP Developer
6 8 (8.89%) Java Developer
6 8 (8.89%) Senior Developer
7 7 (7.78%) .NET Developer
7 7 (7.78%) Analyst
8 6 (6.67%) Business Analyst
8 6 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
9 5 (5.56%) Architect
9 5 (5.56%) C# Developer
9 5 (5.56%) Technical Leader
9 5 (5.56%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (48.89%) HTML
2 41 (45.56%) CSS
3 22 (24.44%) Node.js
4 16 (17.78%) React
5 13 (14.44%) .NET
6 12 (13.33%) RESTful
7 11 (12.22%) AngularJS
8 9 (10.00%) HTML5
8 9 (10.00%) Middleware
9 8 (8.89%) jQuery
10 5 (5.56%) ASP.NET
10 5 (5.56%) JSP
10 5 (5.56%) LAMP
10 5 (5.56%) Servlets
10 5 (5.56%) Spring
11 4 (4.44%) Hibernate
11 4 (4.44%) Java EE
11 4 (4.44%) JSTL
11 4 (4.44%) Web Services
11 4 (4.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (21.11%) User Experience
2 14 (15.56%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (7.78%) Self-Motivation
4 6 (6.67%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (5.56%) Analytical Mindset
5 5 (5.56%) Mobile App
6 3 (3.33%) iPad
6 3 (3.33%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.33%) Social Media
6 3 (3.33%) Virtual Team
7 2 (2.22%) Cyberattack
7 2 (2.22%) Digital Media
7 2 (2.22%) Photography
7 2 (2.22%) Reinsurance
8 1 (1.11%) Animation
8 1 (1.11%) Blog
8 1 (1.11%) e-Learning
8 1 (1.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (1.11%) Graphic Design
8 1 (1.11%) Swaptions
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.00%) Linux
1 9 (10.00%) Windows
2 3 (3.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.11%) Android
3 1 (1.11%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.11%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (64.44%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (33.33%) Content Management
2 30 (33.33%) Scrum
3 21 (23.33%) Problem-Solving
4 16 (17.78%) E-Commerce
5 15 (16.67%) TDD
6 14 (15.56%) Microservices
6 14 (15.56%) Web Development
7 11 (12.22%) Business Analysis
7 11 (12.22%) Project Management
8 10 (11.11%) Analytics
8 10 (11.11%) CRM
8 10 (11.11%) MVC
9 9 (10.00%) API Development
9 9 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (10.00%) DevOps
9 9 (10.00%) Kanban
9 9 (10.00%) Mentoring
9 9 (10.00%) OO
10 8 (8.89%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 32 (35.56%) JavaScript
2 23 (25.56%) PHP
3 18 (20.00%) Java
4 15 (16.67%) C#
5 9 (10.00%) Python
6 7 (7.78%) SQL
7 6 (6.67%) Ruby
8 4 (4.44%) TypeScript
9 3 (3.33%) ES6
10 1 (1.11%) Clojure
10 1 (1.11%) Elixir
10 1 (1.11%) Go
10 1 (1.11%) Groovy
10 1 (1.11%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.11%) Rust
Qualifications
1 11 (12.22%) Degree
2 4 (4.44%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (2.22%) AWS Certification
3 2 (2.22%) ISEB
3 2 (2.22%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.11%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.78%) QA
2 1 (1.11%) PMO
2 1 (1.11%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (1.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.22%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.11%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 29 (32.22%) Sitecore
2 20 (22.22%) Adobe
3 9 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (5.56%) Google
5 4 (4.44%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (3.33%) ATG
6 3 (3.33%) Demandware
6 3 (3.33%) Elastic Path
6 3 (3.33%) hybris
6 3 (3.33%) IBM
6 3 (3.33%) Interwoven
6 3 (3.33%) Oracle
6 3 (3.33%) SAP
7 2 (2.22%) Guidewire
7 2 (2.22%) Omniture
7 2 (2.22%) OutSystems
7 2 (2.22%) Pega
8 1 (1.11%) HubSpot
8 1 (1.11%) Samsung
8 1 (1.11%) TIBCO