Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Content Management System (CMS)
UK > England
6 months to
19 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 256 194 180
Rank change year-on-year -62 -14 +3
Permanent jobs citing CMS 1,790 2,849 3,411
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.37% 1.81% 2.05%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.14% 10.85% 11.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1,279 2,287 2,875
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £71,250
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65% +1.18%

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 19,592 26,259 30,042
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 14.95% 16.64% 18.04%
Number of salaries quoted 15,527 21,122 24,460
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,000 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £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 19 August 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 19 August 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 -47 849 £55,000 - 106
South East -62 397 £40,000 -11.11% 75
North of England -31 238 £35,000 -12.50% 83
South West -38 135 £41,000 +13.89% 36
North West -12 133 £35,500 -11.25% 43
Midlands -51 103 £38,132 +8.95% 42
Yorkshire -37 93 £37,000 +0.68% 32
West Midlands -45 77 £40,000 +14.29% 23
East of England +46 64 £37,500 -6.25% 24
East Midlands 0 26 £33,750 -15.63% 19
North East +14 12 £33,250 -11.33% 8
CMS
UK

For the 6 months to 19 August 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.

1 799 (44.64%) JavaScript
2 795 (44.41%) Agile Software Development
3 770 (43.02%) HTML
4 730 (40.78%) CSS
5 633 (35.36%) Content Management
6 506 (28.27%) .NET
7 431 (24.08%) Marketing
8 407 (22.74%) C#
9 391 (21.84%) Web Development
10 378 (21.12%) MVC
11 377 (21.06%) User Experience
12 376 (21.01%) E-Commerce
13 356 (19.89%) PHP
14 317 (17.71%) jQuery
15 291 (16.26%) WordPress
16 282 (15.75%) Front End Development
17 273 (15.25%) Sitecore CMS
17 273 (15.25%) Sitecore
18 272 (15.20%) ASP.NET
19 267 (14.92%) Scrum
20 264 (14.75%) Adobe
21 258 (14.41%) AngularJS
22 253 (14.13%) Microsoft
23 249 (13.91%) Git (software)
24 243 (13.58%) SQL
25 240 (13.41%) Microsoft Azure
26 233 (13.02%) SQL Server
27 224 (12.51%) DevOps
28 223 (12.46%) Umbraco
29 218 (12.18%) HTML5

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
1 291 (16.26%) WordPress
2 273 (15.25%) Sitecore CMS
3 223 (12.46%) Umbraco
4 187 (10.45%) Drupal
5 106 (5.92%) EPiServer
6 104 (5.81%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 80 (4.47%) Confluence
8 72 (4.02%) SharePoint
9 71 (3.97%) Kentico
10 68 (3.80%) Joomla!
11 52 (2.91%) Sitefinity
12 50 (2.79%) Apache Solr
13 36 (2.01%) Apache
14 26 (1.45%) DNN
15 24 (1.34%) Immediacy CMS
16 22 (1.23%) IIS
17 19 (1.06%) SugarCRM
18 12 (0.67%) WebSphere
19 11 (0.61%) IBM Domino
20 10 (0.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 96 (5.36%) Photoshop
2 52 (2.91%) Sketch
3 43 (2.40%) Adobe Illustrator
3 43 (2.40%) Microsoft Office
4 34 (1.90%) Adobe XD
5 24 (1.34%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 17 (0.95%) Microsoft Excel
7 15 (0.84%) InDesign
8 14 (0.78%) InVision
9 13 (0.73%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 12 (0.67%) Microsoft Project
11 10 (0.56%) Adobe Premiere
12 7 (0.39%) OmniGraffle
13 2 (0.11%) MS Visio
13 2 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
14 1 (0.056%) Acrobat
14 1 (0.056%) Adobe After Effects
14 1 (0.056%) Fireworks
14 1 (0.056%) GIMP
14 1 (0.056%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 135 (7.54%) Magento
2 68 (3.80%) SAP Hybris
3 47 (2.63%) Payment Gateway
4 37 (2.07%) SDL Web 8
5 33 (1.84%) Dynamics CRM
6 23 (1.28%) WebTrends
7 12 (0.67%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 6 (0.34%) SAP ERP
8 6 (0.34%) Shopify
9 2 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
9 2 (0.11%) Elite 3E
10 1 (0.056%) Adobe Campaign
10 1 (0.056%) Eloqua
10 1 (0.056%) Infor M3
10 1 (0.056%) MetaTrader
10 1 (0.056%) nopCommerce
10 1 (0.056%) Remedy ITSM
10 1 (0.056%) SAP Business One
10 1 (0.056%) Unit4 Business World
10 1 (0.056%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 240 (13.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 178 (9.94%) Amazon AWS
3 75 (4.19%) Google Analytics
4 62 (3.46%) SaaS
5 55 (3.07%) GitHub
6 50 (2.79%) Office 365
7 47 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
8 36 (2.01%) Serverless
9 34 (1.90%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 34 (1.90%) Google Cloud Platform
10 30 (1.68%) PaaS
11 26 (1.45%) npm
12 24 (1.34%) Dynamics 365
13 20 (1.12%) Power Platform
14 12 (0.67%) Trello
15 11 (0.61%) Amazon EC2
15 11 (0.61%) MailChimp
16 10 (0.56%) IaaS
17 9 (0.50%) Heroku
18 8 (0.45%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 81 (4.53%) Internet
2 45 (2.51%) HTTP
3 25 (1.40%) Intranet
4 21 (1.17%) DNS
5 20 (1.12%) Skype
5 20 (1.12%) WebEx
6 18 (1.01%) Telepresence
6 18 (1.01%) Unified Communications
7 15 (0.84%) TCP/IP
7 15 (0.84%) VPN
8 13 (0.73%) DHCP
8 13 (0.73%) Firewall
9 11 (0.61%) Cisco IOS
10 9 (0.50%) Cisco ASA
11 8 (0.45%) CTI
12 7 (0.39%) Wi-Fi
13 6 (0.34%) GPRS
13 6 (0.34%) SMS
13 6 (0.34%) SSL
14 5 (0.28%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 233 (13.02%) SQL Server
2 204 (11.40%) MySQL
3 75 (4.19%) Relational Database
4 50 (2.79%) RDBMS
5 40 (2.23%) NoSQL
6 34 (1.90%) SQL Server 2016
7 32 (1.79%) Endeca
8 23 (1.28%) PostgreSQL
9 22 (1.23%) MongoDB
9 22 (1.23%) Redis
10 20 (1.12%) SQL Server 2014
11 18 (1.01%) Power BI
12 17 (0.95%) Big Data
12 17 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
13 16 (0.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 12 (0.67%) MariaDB
15 10 (0.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 9 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
16 9 (0.50%) SQL Server 2008
17 8 (0.45%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 249 (13.91%) Git (software)
2 156 (8.72%) JIRA
3 94 (5.25%) Jenkins
4 59 (3.30%) Visual Studio
5 38 (2.12%) gulp
6 34 (1.90%) Subversion
7 32 (1.79%) Grunt
8 29 (1.62%) Bitbucket
8 29 (1.62%) Octopus Deploy
9 27 (1.51%) Visual Studio Team System
10 26 (1.45%) Dreamweaver
11 25 (1.40%) Selenium
11 25 (1.40%) webpack
12 22 (1.23%) Mocha
13 20 (1.12%) Team Foundation Server
14 19 (1.06%) CircleCI
14 19 (1.06%) Maven
15 18 (1.01%) TeamCity
16 16 (0.89%) GitLab
16 16 (0.89%) Vagrant
General
1 431 (24.08%) Marketing
2 154 (8.60%) Retail
3 149 (8.32%) Finance
4 52 (2.91%) Publishing
5 51 (2.85%) Advertising
6 49 (2.74%) Public Sector
7 39 (2.18%) Banking
8 36 (2.01%) Back Office
9 26 (1.45%) Legal
10 23 (1.28%) Telecoms
11 20 (1.12%) Aerospace
12 18 (1.01%) Games
13 12 (0.67%) Multimedia
14 11 (0.61%) Law
15 10 (0.56%) Automotive
15 10 (0.56%) Electronics
16 6 (0.34%) Police
17 5 (0.28%) Fire and Rescue
18 4 (0.22%) Brand Awareness
18 4 (0.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 871 (48.66%) Developer
2 188 (10.50%) .NET Developer
3 173 (9.66%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 168 (9.39%) PHP Developer
5 153 (8.55%) Senior Developer
6 152 (8.49%) Architect
7 147 (8.21%) Analyst
8 133 (7.43%) Web Developer
9 109 (6.09%) C# Developer
10 96 (5.36%) Solutions Architect
11 92 (5.14%) Designer
12 86 (4.80%) Project Manager
13 79 (4.41%) Business Analyst
14 67 (3.74%) Digital Project Manager
15 62 (3.46%) C# .NET Developer
16 60 (3.35%) Full Stack Developer
17 59 (3.30%) Digital Architect
18 58 (3.24%) Software Developer
19 55 (3.07%) HTML Developer
19 55 (3.07%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 770 (43.02%) HTML
2 730 (40.78%) CSS
3 506 (28.27%) .NET
4 317 (17.71%) jQuery
5 272 (15.20%) ASP.NET
6 258 (14.41%) AngularJS
7 218 (12.18%) HTML5
8 171 (9.55%) React
9 162 (9.05%) XML
10 154 (8.60%) ASP.NET MVC
11 137 (7.65%) RESTful
12 130 (7.26%) CSS3
13 124 (6.93%) Sass
14 120 (6.70%) Web Services
15 119 (6.65%) JSON
16 113 (6.31%) Node.js
17 106 (5.92%) REST
18 103 (5.75%) .NET Framework
19 95 (5.31%) ASP.NET Web API
19 95 (5.31%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 377 (21.06%) User Experience
2 138 (7.71%) Analytical Skills
2 138 (7.71%) Mobile App
3 77 (4.30%) Social Media
4 75 (4.19%) Management Information System
5 74 (4.13%) Greenfield Project
6 65 (3.63%) Self-Motivation
7 57 (3.18%) Virtual Team
8 46 (2.57%) Enterprise Software
9 28 (1.56%) iPad
9 28 (1.56%) Tandem
10 24 (1.34%) Digital Media
11 22 (1.23%) Graphic Design
11 22 (1.23%) NHS
12 19 (1.06%) Animation
12 19 (1.06%) Cloud Native
13 18 (1.01%) Smartphone
14 16 (0.89%) Anti-Piracy
14 16 (0.89%) Marketing Technology
15 15 (0.84%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 93 (5.20%) Android
2 88 (4.92%) Windows
3 77 (4.30%) Linux
4 74 (4.13%) Apple iOS
5 43 (2.40%) Windows 10
6 36 (2.01%) Windows 7
7 33 (1.84%) Windows Server
8 27 (1.51%) Windows Server 2012
9 21 (1.17%) Windows Server 2008
10 15 (0.84%) Mac OS X
11 10 (0.56%) Ubuntu
12 7 (0.39%) Mac OS
12 7 (0.39%) Unix
13 1 (0.056%) CentOS
13 1 (0.056%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.056%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 795 (44.41%) Agile Software Development
2 633 (35.36%) Content Management
3 391 (21.84%) Web Development
4 378 (21.12%) MVC
5 376 (21.01%) E-Commerce
6 282 (15.75%) Front End Development
7 267 (14.92%) Scrum
8 224 (12.51%) DevOps
9 214 (11.96%) Software Engineering
10 201 (11.23%) CRM
11 189 (10.56%) Analytics
12 166 (9.27%) Microservices
12 166 (9.27%) SEO
13 159 (8.88%) TDD
14 152 (8.49%) Project Management
15 145 (8.10%) Problem-Solving
16 129 (7.21%) Digital Marketing
17 125 (6.98%) Creative Thinking
18 123 (6.87%) Continuous Integration
18 123 (6.87%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 799 (44.64%) JavaScript
2 407 (22.74%) C#
3 356 (19.89%) PHP
4 243 (13.58%) SQL
5 185 (10.34%) Java
6 51 (2.85%) Python
7 47 (2.63%) T-SQL
8 46 (2.57%) ES6
8 46 (2.57%) PowerShell
9 42 (2.35%) TypeScript
10 23 (1.28%) Ruby
11 22 (1.23%) Java 8
12 19 (1.06%) VBScript
13 15 (0.84%) VB.NET
14 12 (0.67%) C
15 11 (0.61%) Kotlin
16 10 (0.56%) Objective-C
17 9 (0.50%) Perl
17 9 (0.50%) XPath
18 8 (0.45%) C++
Qualifications
1 202 (11.28%) Degree
2 26 (1.45%) Computer Science Degree
3 14 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
5 8 (0.45%) TOGAF Certification
6 7 (0.39%) MCP
7 6 (0.34%) AWS Certification
7 6 (0.34%) CBAP
7 6 (0.34%) HNC
7 6 (0.34%) HND
7 6 (0.34%) ISTQB
7 6 (0.34%) MCSA
8 5 (0.28%) PMP
9 3 (0.17%) PMI Certification
9 3 (0.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (0.11%) CCNA
10 2 (0.11%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.11%) Master's Degree
10 2 (0.11%) Numerate Degree
11 1 (0.056%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 113 (6.31%) QA
2 43 (2.40%) GDPR
3 17 (0.95%) SLA
4 6 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.17%) Cyber Essentials
5 3 (0.17%) WCAG
6 1 (0.056%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.056%) PMO
System Software
1 75 (4.19%) Docker
2 59 (3.30%) Active Directory
3 34 (1.90%) Virtual Machines
4 11 (0.61%) Varnish
5 7 (0.39%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (0.22%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.056%) KVM
8 1 (0.056%) LXC
8 1 (0.056%) oVirt
8 1 (0.056%) QEMU
8 1 (0.056%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 54 (3.02%) Kubernetes
2 33 (1.84%) Ansible
3 29 (1.62%) Cisco CUCM
4 23 (1.28%) Docker Swarm
5 22 (1.23%) Terraform
6 18 (1.01%) Cisco UCCX
7 16 (0.89%) BMC PATROL
8 14 (0.78%) TeamSite
9 12 (0.67%) AirWatch
10 10 (0.56%) Microsoft Intune
11 8 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
12 7 (0.39%) Consul
13 5 (0.28%) DameWare
13 5 (0.28%) Istio
13 5 (0.28%) Kibana
13 5 (0.28%) Knative
13 5 (0.28%) Puppet
13 5 (0.28%) Salt
14 4 (0.22%) PaperCut
14 4 (0.22%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 273 (15.25%) Sitecore
2 264 (14.75%) Adobe
3 253 (14.13%) Microsoft
4 132 (7.37%) Google
5 123 (6.87%) Oracle
6 117 (6.54%) Salesforce.com
7 96 (5.36%) hybris
8 91 (5.08%) SAP
9 49 (2.74%) ATG
10 37 (2.07%) Elastic Path
11 34 (1.90%) Cisco
12 32 (1.79%) Interwoven
13 26 (1.45%) Zend
14 24 (1.34%) Alterian
15 23 (1.28%) MuleSoft
16 19 (1.06%) Avaya
17 17 (0.95%) Demandware
18 13 (0.73%) OutSystems
18 13 (0.73%) Splunk
18 13 (0.73%) Twitter