Period
to 15 August 2018

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 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Content Management System (CMS)
UK > England
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 190 177 182
Rank change year-on-year -13 +5 -26
Permanent jobs citing CMS 2,863 3,405 3,649
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.81% 2.05% 1.95%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.85% 11.31% 10.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2,300 2,871 3,265
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +2.41%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £70,000
UK median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +6.25%

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 26,391 30,105 34,709
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 16.66% 18.09% 18.57%
Number of salaries quoted 21,220 24,521 29,826
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% 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 15 August 2018.

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 15 August 2018. 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 -13 1,346 £55,000 +4.76% 164
South East +26 679 £45,000 +7.78% 93
North of England -46 336 £40,000 - 93
Midlands -35 213 £35,000 - 65
South West -19 187 £36,000 +2.86% 67
North West -47 171 £42,500 +6.25% 39
West Midlands +25 157 £35,000 - 31
Yorkshire -20 139 £37,500 - 49
East of England -76 99 £40,000 +9.59% 41
East Midlands -70 54 £40,000 +14.29% 34
North East -12 26 £37,500 -1.32% 5
CMS
UK

For the 6 months to 15 August 2018, 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 1,584 (55.33%) JavaScript
2 1,506 (52.60%) HTML
3 1,317 (46.00%) CSS
4 1,099 (38.39%) Agile Software Development
5 1,011 (35.31%) .NET
6 836 (29.20%) C#
7 808 (28.22%) MVC
8 763 (26.65%) jQuery
9 758 (26.48%) Content Management
10 725 (25.32%) Web Development
11 638 (22.28%) ASP.NET
12 636 (22.21%) AngularJS
13 612 (21.38%) PHP
14 577 (20.15%) SQL Server
15 564 (19.70%) Marketing
16 551 (19.25%) HTML5
17 542 (18.93%) Git (software)
18 541 (18.90%) SQL
19 531 (18.55%) Umbraco
20 505 (17.64%) Sitecore CMS
20 505 (17.64%) Sitecore
21 495 (17.29%) E-Commerce
22 454 (15.86%) User Experience
23 415 (14.50%) Front End Development
24 414 (14.46%) Microsoft
25 411 (14.36%) TDD
26 408 (14.25%) Software Engineering
27 400 (13.97%) Finance
28 389 (13.59%) MySQL
29 372 (12.99%) Degree

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
1 531 (18.55%) Umbraco
2 505 (17.64%) Sitecore CMS
3 361 (12.61%) WordPress
4 281 (9.81%) EPiServer
5 229 (8.00%) Drupal
6 142 (4.96%) Apache
7 120 (4.19%) Kentico
8 110 (3.84%) SharePoint
9 108 (3.77%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 90 (3.14%) Confluence
11 77 (2.69%) IIS
12 57 (1.99%) Elasticsearch
13 54 (1.89%) nginx
13 54 (1.89%) Sitefinity
14 38 (1.33%) Joomla!
15 33 (1.15%) DNN
16 30 (1.05%) Apache Solr
16 30 (1.05%) Immediacy CMS
17 26 (0.91%) ExpressionEngine
18 25 (0.87%) WebSphere
Applications
1 176 (6.15%) Photoshop
2 76 (2.65%) Adobe Illustrator
3 56 (1.96%) Microsoft Office
4 46 (1.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 25 (0.87%) Microsoft Excel
6 20 (0.70%) InDesign
7 16 (0.56%) InVision
8 13 (0.45%) Microsoft Project
9 9 (0.31%) Adobe Premiere
9 9 (0.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 9 (0.31%) MS Visio
10 8 (0.28%) Camtasia
11 6 (0.21%) Doxygen
12 5 (0.17%) Acrobat
12 5 (0.17%) InfoPath
13 4 (0.14%) Chatbot
13 4 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
14 2 (0.070%) 3ds Max
14 2 (0.070%) Adobe Captivate
14 2 (0.070%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 107 (3.74%) Magento
2 61 (2.13%) SAP Hybris
3 44 (1.54%) Eloqua
4 20 (0.70%) Shopify
5 18 (0.63%) Payment Gateway
5 18 (0.63%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 18 (0.63%) SDL Web 8
6 17 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
7 6 (0.21%) OpenCart
8 5 (0.17%) Adobe Campaign
9 4 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
9 4 (0.14%) Elite 3E
10 2 (0.070%) FastStats
10 2 (0.070%) FastStats PeopleStage
10 2 (0.070%) Sage 200
10 2 (0.070%) Visualfiles
10 2 (0.070%) WebTrends
11 1 (0.035%) CiviCRM
11 1 (0.035%) Infor CloudSuite
11 1 (0.035%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 307 (10.72%) Amazon AWS
2 303 (10.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 121 (4.23%) npm
4 107 (3.74%) SaaS
5 93 (3.25%) Google Analytics
6 92 (3.21%) GitHub
7 38 (1.33%) PaaS
8 37 (1.29%) IaaS
9 35 (1.22%) Office 365
10 31 (1.08%) Serverless
11 28 (0.98%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 27 (0.94%) Amazon EC2
12 27 (0.94%) CloudFront
13 23 (0.80%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 23 (0.80%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 22 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
15 21 (0.73%) AWS CloudFormation
15 21 (0.73%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 21 (0.73%) Google Cloud Platform
16 20 (0.70%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 112 (3.91%) Internet
2 71 (2.48%) HTTP
3 66 (2.31%) DNS
4 61 (2.13%) Intranet
5 30 (1.05%) SSL
6 19 (0.66%) LAN
7 18 (0.63%) SMTP
7 18 (0.63%) SSH
7 18 (0.63%) TCP/IP
8 17 (0.59%) FTP
8 17 (0.59%) SMS
9 16 (0.56%) Unified Communications
10 15 (0.52%) Ethernet
10 15 (0.52%) Software-Defined Networking
11 14 (0.49%) Firewall
11 14 (0.49%) Skype
11 14 (0.49%) WAN
12 13 (0.45%) H.323
12 13 (0.45%) Telepresence
13 12 (0.42%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 577 (20.15%) SQL Server
2 389 (13.59%) MySQL
3 188 (6.57%) MongoDB
4 172 (6.01%) NoSQL
5 79 (2.76%) Relational Database
6 45 (1.57%) PostgreSQL
7 39 (1.36%) Couchbase
8 38 (1.33%) Big Data
8 38 (1.33%) CouchDB
9 34 (1.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 33 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
10 33 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 32 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
12 30 (1.05%) RDBMS
13 29 (1.01%) Amazon RDS
13 29 (1.01%) Blockchain
14 26 (0.91%) Redis
15 22 (0.77%) Data Warehouse
16 21 (0.73%) SQL Server 2016
17 20 (0.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 542 (18.93%) Git (software)
2 201 (7.02%) Visual Studio
3 186 (6.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 177 (6.18%) gulp
5 157 (5.48%) Selenium
6 138 (4.82%) JIRA
7 134 (4.68%) Jenkins
8 129 (4.51%) TeamCity
9 122 (4.26%) Mocha
10 118 (4.12%) Subversion
11 109 (3.81%) Octopus Deploy
12 100 (3.49%) webpack
13 97 (3.39%) Grunt
14 93 (3.25%) Karma Test Runner
15 79 (2.76%) Bower
16 73 (2.55%) Protractor
17 72 (2.51%) Sinon.JS
18 56 (1.96%) Jasmine
19 53 (1.85%) Maven
20 49 (1.71%) JUnit
General
1 564 (19.70%) Marketing
2 400 (13.97%) Finance
3 163 (5.69%) Retail
4 91 (3.18%) Advertising
5 73 (2.55%) Publishing
6 54 (1.89%) Games
7 49 (1.71%) Banking
8 48 (1.68%) Legal
9 35 (1.22%) Law
10 28 (0.98%) Pharmaceutical
11 24 (0.84%) Manufacturing
11 24 (0.84%) Telecoms
12 23 (0.80%) Back Office
13 19 (0.66%) Automotive
14 14 (0.49%) Investment Banking
15 13 (0.45%) Electronics
15 13 (0.45%) Multimedia
16 12 (0.42%) Brand Awareness
17 9 (0.31%) Financial Institution
18 8 (0.28%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1,717 (59.97%) Developer
2 503 (17.57%) .NET Developer
3 316 (11.04%) Web Developer
4 287 (10.02%) C# Developer
5 265 (9.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 229 (8.00%) PHP Developer
7 226 (7.89%) Senior Developer
8 205 (7.16%) JavaScript Developer
9 167 (5.83%) Full Stack Developer
10 163 (5.69%) HTML Developer
11 157 (5.48%) C# .NET Developer
12 155 (5.41%) ASP.NET Developer
13 150 (5.24%) Lead Developer
14 140 (4.89%) Architect
15 139 (4.86%) Software Developer
16 123 (4.30%) Project Manager
17 111 (3.88%) Analyst
18 102 (3.56%) HTML CSS Developer
19 99 (3.46%) C# ASP.NET Developer
20 98 (3.42%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,506 (52.60%) HTML
2 1,317 (46.00%) CSS
3 1,011 (35.31%) .NET
4 763 (26.65%) jQuery
5 638 (22.28%) ASP.NET
6 636 (22.21%) AngularJS
7 551 (19.25%) HTML5
8 368 (12.85%) CSS3
9 366 (12.78%) React
10 335 (11.70%) RESTful
11 329 (11.49%) Sass
12 321 (11.21%) Web Services
13 320 (11.18%) ASP.NET MVC
14 290 (10.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 239 (8.35%) ASP.NET Web API
16 212 (7.40%) .NET Framework
17 209 (7.30%) JSON
18 205 (7.16%) REST
19 193 (6.74%) Node.js
20 190 (6.64%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 454 (15.86%) User Experience
2 200 (6.99%) Mobile App
3 170 (5.94%) Computer Science
4 162 (5.66%) Greenfield Project
5 115 (4.02%) Analytical Skills
6 114 (3.98%) Management Information System
7 111 (3.88%) Social Media
8 74 (2.58%) Virtual Team
9 59 (2.06%) Self-Motivation
10 55 (1.92%) Fintech
11 43 (1.50%) Enterprise Software
12 40 (1.40%) Linux Command Line
13 39 (1.36%) Cloud Native
14 25 (0.87%) Blog
15 23 (0.80%) Data Centre
16 21 (0.73%) Internet of Things
17 20 (0.70%) Graphic Design
18 19 (0.66%) Digital Media
19 18 (0.63%) e-Learning
20 17 (0.59%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 281 (9.81%) Linux
2 139 (4.86%) Windows
3 62 (2.17%) Apple iOS
4 50 (1.75%) Android
5 46 (1.61%) Windows Server
6 40 (1.40%) Unix
7 15 (0.52%) Solaris
8 12 (0.42%) Windows 7
9 11 (0.38%) CentOS
10 9 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (0.24%) Ubuntu
11 7 (0.24%) Windows 10
11 7 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (0.21%) HPUX
12 6 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 4 (0.14%) Mac OS
14 3 (0.10%) Mac OS X
14 3 (0.10%) Windows Server 2003
15 1 (0.035%) OpenVMS
15 1 (0.035%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,099 (38.39%) Agile Software Development
2 808 (28.22%) MVC
3 758 (26.48%) Content Management
4 725 (25.32%) Web Development
5 495 (17.29%) E-Commerce
6 415 (14.50%) Front End Development
7 411 (14.36%) TDD
8 408 (14.25%) Software Engineering
9 364 (12.71%) Problem-Solving
10 296 (10.34%) Scrum
11 295 (10.30%) Analytics
12 290 (10.13%) DevOps
13 261 (9.12%) SEO
14 259 (9.05%) OO
15 223 (7.79%) Microservices
16 221 (7.72%) Continuous Integration
17 218 (7.61%) Continuous Improvement
18 208 (7.27%) Project Management
19 205 (7.16%) Responsive Web Design
20 204 (7.13%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1,584 (55.33%) JavaScript
2 836 (29.20%) C#
3 612 (21.38%) PHP
4 541 (18.90%) SQL
5 370 (12.92%) Java
6 96 (3.35%) Python
7 90 (3.14%) T-SQL
8 77 (2.69%) ES6
8 77 (2.69%) PowerShell
9 64 (2.24%) VB.NET
10 60 (2.10%) Java 8
11 50 (1.75%) Bash Shell
12 47 (1.64%) Ruby
13 35 (1.22%) VB
14 34 (1.19%) Perl
14 34 (1.19%) TypeScript
15 30 (1.05%) PHP 7
16 22 (0.77%) C++
17 20 (0.70%) PHP 5
18 19 (0.66%) C
Qualifications
1 372 (12.99%) Degree
2 98 (3.42%) Computer Science Degree
3 43 (1.50%) SAFe Agilist
4 31 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (0.45%) MCPD
6 11 (0.38%) Security Cleared
7 10 (0.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 9 (0.31%) ISEB
9 8 (0.28%) Master's Degree
9 8 (0.28%) MCTS
10 7 (0.24%) AWS Certification
10 7 (0.24%) HND
10 7 (0.24%) ITIL Certification
11 6 (0.21%) ISTQB
12 5 (0.17%) BC Cleared
12 5 (0.17%) DBS Check
12 5 (0.17%) HNC
12 5 (0.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 5 (0.17%) MCP
12 5 (0.17%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 162 (5.66%) QA
2 28 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (0.52%) SLA
4 13 (0.45%) GCP
4 13 (0.45%) GDPR
5 12 (0.42%) Data Quality
6 11 (0.38%) ISO 9001
7 10 (0.35%) WCAG
8 7 (0.24%) PMO
9 5 (0.17%) PCI DSS
10 1 (0.035%) WAI
System Software
1 139 (4.86%) Docker
2 33 (1.15%) Active Directory
3 23 (0.80%) VMware Infrastructure
4 21 (0.73%) Varnish
5 17 (0.59%) Virtual Desktop
6 7 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (0.17%) LXC
8 4 (0.14%) Hyper-V
8 4 (0.14%) VirtualBox
8 4 (0.14%) XenApp
9 2 (0.070%) KVM
9 2 (0.070%) vCloud
9 2 (0.070%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.035%) etcd
10 1 (0.035%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.035%) vSphere
10 1 (0.035%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 30 (1.05%) Puppet
2 26 (0.91%) Opscode Chef
3 25 (0.87%) Ansible
4 18 (0.63%) Kubernetes
4 18 (0.63%) Terraform
5 15 (0.52%) cPanel
6 14 (0.49%) Cisco CUCM
7 11 (0.38%) Single Sign-On
8 10 (0.35%) EMC NetWorker
8 10 (0.35%) Nagios
9 9 (0.31%) Pingdom
9 9 (0.31%) SCCM
9 9 (0.31%) SCOM
9 9 (0.31%) TeamSite
10 5 (0.17%) HAProxy
10 5 (0.17%) WMI
11 4 (0.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 3 (0.10%) Capistrano
12 3 (0.10%) Hadoop YARN
12 3 (0.10%) Plesk
Vendors
1 505 (17.64%) Sitecore
2 414 (14.46%) Microsoft
3 249 (8.70%) Adobe
4 172 (6.01%) Google
5 127 (4.44%) Oracle
6 97 (3.39%) hybris
7 86 (3.00%) SAP
8 70 (2.44%) ATG
9 69 (2.41%) Salesforce.com
10 50 (1.75%) Twitter
11 45 (1.57%) Marketo
12 44 (1.54%) Xamarin
13 39 (1.36%) Capita
13 39 (1.36%) Cisco
14 38 (1.33%) Zend
15 33 (1.15%) Facebook
16 31 (1.08%) IBM
17 29 (1.01%) Alterian
18 28 (0.98%) Alias
19 27 (0.94%) VMware