Period
to 22 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 22 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Content Management System (CMS)
UK > England
6 months to
22 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 243 211 187
Rank change year-on-year -32 -24 +9
Permanent jobs citing CMS 1,691 2,597 3,253
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.35% 1.71% 1.93%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.28% 10.62% 10.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1,289 2,083 2,838
England median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% - +8.43%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,750 £72,500 £73,750
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 England with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 18,223 24,464 29,590
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 14.59% 16.14% 17.52%
Number of salaries quoted 14,768 19,821 24,143
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,000 £27,300
90th Percentile £85,000 £83,750 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

CMS
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing CMS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for CMS in England

CMS
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CMS in England.

Salary trend for CMS in England

CMS
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CMS in England over the 6 months to 22 November 2019.

Salary histogram for CMS in England

CMS
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CMS within the England region over the 6 months to 22 November 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
London -53 718 £55,000 - 107
South East -40 354 £42,500 -5.56% 65
North of England +16 276 £39,750 -0.63% 68
North West +58 158 £40,000 - 39
South West -4 154 £40,000 +14.29% 60
Yorkshire -13 110 £37,500 -11.76% 21
Midlands -52 106 £40,000 +6.67% 51
East of England +22 81 £41,250 +3.13% 18
West Midlands -61 80 £42,250 +12.67% 24
East Midlands +10 26 £30,000 -20.00% 27
North East +10 8 £45,153 +20.41% 8
CMS
UK

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 England region with a requirement for CMS.

1 821 (48.55%) JavaScript
2 792 (46.84%) HTML
3 737 (43.58%) CSS
4 701 (41.45%) Agile Software Development
5 590 (34.89%) Content Management
6 547 (32.35%) .NET
7 471 (27.85%) C#
8 427 (25.25%) MVC
9 386 (22.83%) Web Development
10 370 (21.88%) E-Commerce
11 361 (21.35%) PHP
12 353 (20.88%) Marketing
13 309 (18.27%) jQuery
14 308 (18.21%) ASP.NET
15 307 (18.15%) User Experience
16 289 (17.09%) Git (software)
17 285 (16.85%) WordPress
18 281 (16.62%) Microsoft
19 275 (16.26%) SQL Server
20 274 (16.20%) Adobe
21 270 (15.97%) Azure
22 262 (15.49%) SQL
23 257 (15.20%) AngularJS
24 245 (14.49%) Sitecore CMS
24 245 (14.49%) Sitecore
25 242 (14.31%) Scrum
26 241 (14.25%) Umbraco
27 227 (13.42%) Front End Development
28 217 (12.83%) HTML5
29 211 (12.48%) DevOps

CMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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
1 285 (16.85%) WordPress
2 245 (14.49%) Sitecore CMS
3 241 (14.25%) Umbraco
4 170 (10.05%) Drupal
5 128 (7.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 122 (7.21%) EPiServer
7 78 (4.61%) SharePoint
8 61 (3.61%) Joomla!
9 54 (3.19%) Sitefinity
10 53 (3.13%) Kentico
11 51 (3.02%) Confluence
12 47 (2.78%) Apache Solr
13 44 (2.60%) IIS
14 35 (2.07%) Headless CMS
15 31 (1.83%) Apache
16 27 (1.60%) DNN
16 27 (1.60%) WebSphere
17 26 (1.54%) Immediacy CMS
18 19 (1.12%) SugarCRM
19 18 (1.06%) nginx
Applications
1 75 (4.44%) Photoshop
2 43 (2.54%) Adobe Illustrator
3 37 (2.19%) Microsoft Office
4 30 (1.77%) Sketch
5 27 (1.60%) Microsoft Excel
6 21 (1.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 20 (1.18%) Adobe XD
8 10 (0.59%) Adobe Premiere
8 10 (0.59%) InDesign
8 10 (0.59%) InVision
9 9 (0.53%) Microsoft Project
10 8 (0.47%) Chatbot
10 8 (0.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 7 (0.41%) OmniGraffle
12 4 (0.24%) MS Visio
13 2 (0.12%) Fireworks
14 1 (0.059%) GIMP
14 1 (0.059%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 130 (7.69%) Magento
2 44 (2.60%) SAP Hybris
3 43 (2.54%) Payment Gateway
3 43 (2.54%) SDL Web 8
4 30 (1.77%) Dynamics CRM
5 15 (0.89%) WebTrends
6 11 (0.65%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 5 (0.30%) Adobe Campaign
7 5 (0.30%) Shopify
8 4 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
9 3 (0.18%) OpenCart
10 1 (0.059%) MetaTrader
10 1 (0.059%) Oracle EBS
10 1 (0.059%) Unit4 Business World
10 1 (0.059%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 270 (15.97%) Azure
2 181 (10.70%) AWS
3 69 (4.08%) GitHub
4 67 (3.96%) Serverless
5 64 (3.78%) SaaS
6 60 (3.55%) Google Analytics
7 54 (3.19%) GCP
8 41 (2.42%) Cloud Computing
9 36 (2.13%) npm
10 34 (2.01%) Office 365
11 26 (1.54%) PaaS
12 25 (1.48%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 21 (1.24%) Dynamics 365
14 20 (1.18%) Apigee
15 19 (1.12%) Boomi
16 13 (0.77%) IaaS
17 12 (0.71%) MailChimp
18 11 (0.65%) G Suite
18 11 (0.65%) NuGet
19 10 (0.59%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 103 (6.09%) Internet
2 50 (2.96%) HTTP
3 26 (1.54%) DNS
4 21 (1.24%) Firewall
5 18 (1.06%) Intranet
6 17 (1.01%) Skype
7 15 (0.89%) TCP/IP
8 14 (0.83%) DHCP
8 14 (0.83%) VPN
9 10 (0.59%) Wi-Fi
10 9 (0.53%) SSL
11 6 (0.35%) SMS
12 5 (0.30%) Extranet
12 5 (0.30%) Wireless
13 4 (0.24%) PBX
13 4 (0.24%) VLAN
13 4 (0.24%) VoIP
14 3 (0.18%) AMQP
14 3 (0.18%) FTP
14 3 (0.18%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 275 (16.26%) SQL Server
2 178 (10.53%) MySQL
3 74 (4.38%) Relational Database
4 47 (2.78%) RDBMS
5 38 (2.25%) Endeca
6 27 (1.60%) SQL Server 2016
7 26 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
8 23 (1.36%) MariaDB
9 22 (1.30%) Data Mining
10 21 (1.24%) PostgreSQL
11 20 (1.18%) NoSQL
12 15 (0.89%) MongoDB
13 14 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 12 (0.71%) SQL Server 2014
15 11 (0.65%) Big Data
16 9 (0.53%) SQL Server 2005
17 8 (0.47%) Jackrabbit
17 8 (0.47%) Redis
18 7 (0.41%) Data Warehouse
19 6 (0.35%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 289 (17.09%) Git (software)
2 125 (7.39%) JIRA
3 105 (6.21%) Jenkins
4 65 (3.84%) Visual Studio
5 54 (3.19%) gulp
6 51 (3.02%) Team Foundation Server
7 49 (2.90%) TeamCity
8 48 (2.84%) Bitbucket
9 47 (2.78%) Grunt
10 39 (2.31%) Subversion
11 35 (2.07%) GitLab
12 33 (1.95%) Octopus Deploy
13 28 (1.66%) Selenium
14 26 (1.54%) Visual Studio Team System
15 25 (1.48%) Vagrant
15 25 (1.48%) webpack
16 24 (1.42%) Mocha
17 22 (1.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 22 (1.30%) CircleCI
18 20 (1.18%) JUnit
General
1 353 (20.88%) Marketing
2 158 (9.34%) Finance
3 130 (7.69%) Retail
4 61 (3.61%) Advertising
5 43 (2.54%) Public Sector
6 33 (1.95%) Publishing
7 31 (1.83%) Aerospace
8 28 (1.66%) Games
9 24 (1.42%) Banking
10 23 (1.36%) Automotive
11 21 (1.24%) Legal
12 16 (0.95%) Back Office
12 16 (0.95%) Manufacturing
13 15 (0.89%) Electronics
13 15 (0.89%) Multimedia
14 14 (0.83%) Telecoms
15 8 (0.47%) Law
15 8 (0.47%) Police
16 6 (0.35%) Danish Language
17 5 (0.30%) Fire and Rescue
Job Titles
1 852 (50.38%) Developer
2 213 (12.60%) .NET Developer
3 170 (10.05%) Senior Developer
4 143 (8.46%) Architect
5 140 (8.28%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 136 (8.04%) Web Developer
7 125 (7.39%) PHP Developer
8 118 (6.98%) C# Developer
9 102 (6.03%) Solutions Architect
10 94 (5.56%) Analyst
11 83 (4.91%) Project Manager
12 78 (4.61%) C# .NET Developer
13 74 (4.38%) Designer
14 66 (3.90%) ASP.NET Developer
15 58 (3.43%) Full Stack Developer
16 57 (3.37%) Software Developer
17 55 (3.25%) CMS Developer
17 55 (3.25%) Lead Developer
18 54 (3.19%) Senior .NET Developer
19 52 (3.08%) Digital Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 792 (46.84%) HTML
2 737 (43.58%) CSS
3 547 (32.35%) .NET
4 309 (18.27%) jQuery
5 308 (18.21%) ASP.NET
6 257 (15.20%) AngularJS
7 217 (12.83%) HTML5
8 194 (11.47%) XML
9 176 (10.41%) Web Services
10 159 (9.40%) ASP.NET MVC
11 156 (9.23%) CSS3
12 153 (9.05%) React
13 151 (8.93%) Sass
14 143 (8.46%) Node.js
15 142 (8.40%) RESTful
16 138 (8.16%) JSON
17 122 (7.21%) .NET Framework
18 119 (7.04%) Spring
19 109 (6.45%) REST
20 101 (5.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 307 (18.15%) User Experience
2 161 (9.52%) Mobile App
3 122 (7.21%) Analytical Skills
4 115 (6.80%) Greenfield Project
5 89 (5.26%) Management Information System
6 80 (4.73%) Social Media
7 69 (4.08%) Self-Motivation
8 65 (3.84%) Virtual Team
9 61 (3.61%) iPad
10 43 (2.54%) Enterprise Software
11 35 (2.07%) Cloud Native
12 30 (1.77%) Tandem
13 24 (1.42%) Digital Media
14 22 (1.30%) Linux Command Line
15 17 (1.01%) Smartphone
16 16 (0.95%) Animation
16 16 (0.95%) Anti-Piracy
17 15 (0.89%) Blog
18 13 (0.77%) Algorithms
19 12 (0.71%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 77 (4.55%) Linux
1 77 (4.55%) Windows
2 65 (3.84%) Android
3 52 (3.08%) Apple iOS
4 31 (1.83%) Windows Server
5 28 (1.66%) Windows 10
6 22 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
7 19 (1.12%) Mac OS
8 18 (1.06%) Windows 7
9 17 (1.01%) Windows Server 2012
10 11 (0.65%) Mac OS X
11 10 (0.59%) Ubuntu
11 10 (0.59%) Unix
12 2 (0.12%) CentOS
13 1 (0.059%) OpenVMS
13 1 (0.059%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 701 (41.45%) Agile Software Development
2 590 (34.89%) Content Management
3 427 (25.25%) MVC
4 386 (22.83%) Web Development
5 370 (21.88%) E-Commerce
6 242 (14.31%) Scrum
7 227 (13.42%) Front End Development
8 211 (12.48%) DevOps
9 196 (11.59%) CRM
10 178 (10.53%) Analytics
11 166 (9.82%) Microservices
12 161 (9.52%) Project Management
13 152 (8.99%) Software Engineering
14 147 (8.69%) TDD
15 140 (8.28%) SEO
16 125 (7.39%) OO
17 124 (7.33%) Problem-Solving
18 116 (6.86%) Continuous Integration
19 108 (6.39%) Workflow
20 95 (5.62%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 821 (48.55%) JavaScript
2 471 (27.85%) C#
3 361 (21.35%) PHP
4 262 (15.49%) SQL
5 169 (9.99%) Java
6 88 (5.20%) Python
7 57 (3.37%) ES6
8 56 (3.31%) TypeScript
9 44 (2.60%) T-SQL
10 38 (2.25%) Ruby
11 34 (2.01%) Java 8
12 28 (1.66%) PowerShell
13 21 (1.24%) Groovy
13 21 (1.24%) VBScript
14 20 (1.18%) VB.NET
14 20 (1.18%) XPath
15 16 (0.95%) Objective-C
16 12 (0.71%) C
17 11 (0.65%) Clojure
17 11 (0.65%) VB
Qualifications
1 172 (10.17%) Degree
2 28 (1.66%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (0.59%) ISTQB
4 10 (0.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 8 (0.47%) DBS Check
5 8 (0.47%) TOGAF Certification
6 7 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
6 7 (0.41%) MCP
7 6 (0.35%) AWS Certification
7 6 (0.35%) HNC
7 6 (0.35%) HND
7 6 (0.35%) ISEB
8 5 (0.30%) PhD
9 4 (0.24%) MCSD
10 3 (0.18%) CCNA
10 3 (0.18%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (0.18%) SC Cleared
10 3 (0.18%) Security Cleared
11 2 (0.12%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 137 (8.10%) QA
2 29 (1.71%) GDPR
3 17 (1.01%) WCAG
4 12 (0.71%) SLA
5 4 (0.24%) Def Stans
5 4 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.24%) WAI
6 3 (0.18%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (0.059%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.059%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.059%) PMO
System Software
1 87 (5.14%) Docker
2 39 (2.31%) Active Directory
3 12 (0.71%) Varnish
4 6 (0.35%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (0.30%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (0.24%) Hyper-V
6 4 (0.24%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.12%) KVM
7 2 (0.12%) oVirt
7 2 (0.12%) QEMU
8 1 (0.059%) LXC
8 1 (0.059%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 56 (3.31%) Kubernetes
2 48 (2.84%) Ansible
3 38 (2.25%) Terraform
4 25 (1.48%) Docker Swarm
5 20 (1.18%) BMC PATROL
5 20 (1.18%) Kibana
5 20 (1.18%) Opscode Chef
6 19 (1.12%) Istio
6 19 (1.12%) Knative
6 19 (1.12%) Puppet
7 18 (1.06%) Salt
8 10 (0.59%) TeamSite
9 9 (0.53%) Consul
10 6 (0.35%) Single Sign-On
11 4 (0.24%) Microsoft Intune
11 4 (0.24%) OpenSSO
11 4 (0.24%) PaperCut
11 4 (0.24%) Perfmon
12 3 (0.18%) HP Quality Center
13 2 (0.12%) Plesk
Vendors
1 281 (16.62%) Microsoft
2 274 (16.20%) Adobe
3 245 (14.49%) Sitecore
4 130 (7.69%) Google
5 114 (6.74%) Salesforce.com
6 108 (6.39%) Oracle
7 75 (4.44%) hybris
8 70 (4.14%) SAP
9 35 (2.07%) Elastic Path
10 34 (2.01%) IBM
10 34 (2.01%) Interwoven
11 30 (1.77%) MuleSoft
12 28 (1.66%) ATG
13 26 (1.54%) Alterian
14 25 (1.48%) Splunk
15 24 (1.42%) Zend
16 19 (1.12%) Dell
16 19 (1.12%) Demandware
16 19 (1.12%) New Relic
17 18 (1.06%) Dynatrace