Period
to 25 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 25 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Content Management System (CMS)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
25 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 128 80 177
Rank change year-on-year -48 +97 -4
Permanent jobs citing CMS 54 22 23
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.63% 1.71% 0.57%
As % of the Application Platforms category 14.40% 17.89% 3.89%
Number of salaries quoted 28 21 19
10th Percentile £27,500 £23,000 £22,250
25th Percentile £29,750 £33,750 £25,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £34,250 £60,000 £31,500
Median % change year-on-year -42.92% +90.48% -16.00%
75th Percentile £48,559 £105,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £53,750 " £57,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -

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 East Midlands with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 375 123 592
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 11.31% 9.56% 14.76%
Number of salaries quoted 270 101 488
10th Percentile £23,500 £26,250 £25,000
25th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88% -
75th Percentile £50,938 £63,750 £57,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £90,000 £71,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

CMS
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing CMS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for CMS in the East Midlands

CMS
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing CMS in the East Midlands.

Salary trend for CMS in the East Midlands

CMS
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing CMS in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 25 September 2021.

Salary histogram for CMS in the East Midlands

CMS
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CMS within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 25 September 2021. 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
Nottinghamshire -9 18 £40,000 -60.00% 2
Leicestershire -31 16 £37,500 +68.54% 3
Derbyshire -25 12 £30,750 -18.00%
Northamptonshire -33 4 £24,000 -60.00% 1
Lincolnshire - 4 £30,000 - 2
CMS
England

For the 6 months to 25 September 2021, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for CMS.

1 39 (72.22%) HTML
1 39 (72.22%) CSS
2 32 (59.26%) PHP
3 28 (51.85%) JavaScript
4 25 (46.30%) Web Development
5 21 (38.89%) Adobe
6 20 (37.04%) WordPress
6 20 (37.04%) User Experience
7 19 (35.19%) LESS
7 19 (35.19%) Shopify
7 19 (35.19%) nginx
8 18 (33.33%) Content Management
9 17 (31.48%) Social Skills
10 15 (27.78%) InDesign
10 15 (27.78%) Photoshop
10 15 (27.78%) jQuery
11 14 (25.93%) XML
11 14 (25.93%) Apache
11 14 (25.93%) Microsoft
12 13 (24.07%) Retail
12 13 (24.07%) MySQL
12 13 (24.07%) Marketing
12 13 (24.07%) WooCommerce
13 12 (22.22%) LEMP Stack
13 12 (22.22%) Sass
13 12 (22.22%) Full Stack Development
13 12 (22.22%) Laravel
13 12 (22.22%) E-Commerce
14 11 (20.37%) Linux
14 11 (20.37%) LAMP

CMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 20 (37.04%) WordPress
2 19 (35.19%) nginx
3 14 (25.93%) Apache
4 7 (12.96%) SharePoint
5 6 (11.11%) Drupal
5 6 (11.11%) Headless CMS
5 6 (11.11%) Kentico
5 6 (11.11%) Sitecore CMS
5 6 (11.11%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (1.85%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.85%) Tomcat
Applications
1 15 (27.78%) InDesign
1 15 (27.78%) Photoshop
2 7 (12.96%) Adobe Premiere
2 7 (12.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 6 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (7.41%) Figma
5 3 (5.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (3.70%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (3.70%) Adobe XD
7 1 (1.85%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 19 (35.19%) Shopify
2 11 (20.37%) Magento
3 1 (1.85%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.81%) GitHub
2 7 (12.96%) Yammer
3 6 (11.11%) Cloudflare
3 6 (11.11%) IaaS
3 6 (11.11%) PaaS
4 3 (5.56%) Google Analytics
5 2 (3.70%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 1 (1.85%) AWS
6 1 (1.85%) Azure
6 1 (1.85%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (1.85%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.96%) Intranet
2 6 (11.11%) DNS
2 6 (11.11%) SSL
3 1 (1.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (24.07%) MySQL
2 3 (5.56%) NoSQL
2 3 (5.56%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 7 (12.96%) webpack
3 6 (11.11%) Cactus
3 6 (11.11%) gulp
4 2 (3.70%) JIRA
4 2 (3.70%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.85%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.85%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (1.85%) Grunt
5 1 (1.85%) PuPHPet
5 1 (1.85%) Vagrant
General
1 17 (31.48%) Social Skills
2 13 (24.07%) Marketing
2 13 (24.07%) Retail
3 8 (14.81%) Organisational Skills
4 7 (12.96%) Multimedia
4 7 (12.96%) Publishing
5 6 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (11.11%) Back Office
5 6 (11.11%) Influencing Skills
5 6 (11.11%) Presentation Skills
6 1 (1.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 35 (64.81%) Developer
2 16 (29.63%) Web Developer
3 10 (18.52%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 7 (12.96%) Coordinator
5 6 (11.11%) Lead Developer
5 6 (11.11%) Technical Director
5 6 (11.11%) Technical Leader
6 3 (5.56%) Designer
6 3 (5.56%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 3 (5.56%) Senior Designer
6 3 (5.56%) Senior UX Designer
6 3 (5.56%) UX Designer
7 2 (3.70%) .NET Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Backend Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Digital Producer
7 2 (3.70%) E-Commerce Developer
7 2 (3.70%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
7 2 (3.70%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
7 2 (3.70%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (72.22%) CSS
1 39 (72.22%) HTML
2 19 (35.19%) LESS
3 15 (27.78%) jQuery
4 14 (25.93%) XML
5 12 (22.22%) Laravel
5 12 (22.22%) LEMP Stack
5 12 (22.22%) Sass
6 11 (20.37%) LAMP
7 9 (16.67%) .NET
7 9 (16.67%) React
7 9 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 8 (14.81%) JSON
9 7 (12.96%) Ajax
9 7 (12.96%) Node.js
10 6 (11.11%) CSS3
10 6 (11.11%) PHP-FPM
11 5 (9.26%) COM
12 3 (5.56%) REST
12 3 (5.56%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (37.04%) User Experience
2 7 (12.96%) Management Information System
2 7 (12.96%) Social Media
2 7 (12.96%) Video Editing
3 6 (11.11%) Blog
4 1 (1.85%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.85%) Clustering
4 1 (1.85%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.85%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 11 (20.37%) Linux
1 11 (20.37%) Ubuntu
2 6 (11.11%) Windows
2 6 (11.11%) Windows 10
2 6 (11.11%) Windows 7
2 6 (11.11%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (46.30%) Web Development
2 18 (33.33%) Content Management
3 12 (22.22%) E-Commerce
3 12 (22.22%) Full Stack Development
4 11 (20.37%) Front End Development
4 11 (20.37%) OpenUP
4 11 (20.37%) Unit Testing
5 9 (16.67%) Clean Code
5 9 (16.67%) DevOps
5 9 (16.67%) OOP
5 9 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
6 7 (12.96%) Artificial Intelligence
6 7 (12.96%) Facilities Management
6 7 (12.96%) Logistics
6 7 (12.96%) Personalization
6 7 (12.96%) Project Delivery
6 7 (12.96%) SEO
6 7 (12.96%) Social Media Management
6 7 (12.96%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 7 (12.96%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (59.26%) PHP
2 28 (51.85%) JavaScript
3 8 (14.81%) SQL
4 3 (5.56%) C#
4 3 (5.56%) Java
4 3 (5.56%) TypeScript
5 2 (3.70%) Python
5 2 (3.70%) Ruby
6 1 (1.85%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (1.85%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (1.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.96%) Accessibility
2 1 (1.85%) GDPR
Vendors
1 21 (38.89%) Adobe
2 14 (25.93%) Microsoft
3 13 (24.07%) WooCommerce
4 9 (16.67%) Google
5 6 (11.11%) Sitecore
6 3 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.85%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud