Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Content Management System (CMS)
UK > England
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 197 180 187
Rank change year-on-year -17 +7 -29
Permanent jobs citing CMS 2,763 3,342 3,290
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.80% 2.03% 1.83%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.87% 11.31% 9.94%
Number of salaries quoted 2,190 2,888 2,897
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £73,750 £70,000
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +9.76% +2.50%

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 25,424 29,561 33,110
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 16.57% 17.96% 18.42%
Number of salaries quoted 20,512 24,027 28,191
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £26,875
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 16 October 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 16 October 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 -17 1,284 £55,000 - 207
South East +22 638 £45,000 +5.88% 99
North of England -53 289 £40,000 - 114
Midlands -19 235 £37,500 +7.14% 63
South West +5 193 £37,500 +7.14% 67
West Midlands +2 181 £37,500 +7.14% 31
North West -57 143 £40,000 - 55
Yorkshire -19 128 £40,000 +6.67% 47
East of England -37 121 £40,000 +6.67% 29
East Midlands -66 52 £37,500 +7.14% 32
North East -5 18 £37,500 -2.68% 12
CMS
UK

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 1,569 (56.79%) JavaScript
2 1,469 (53.17%) HTML
3 1,275 (46.15%) CSS
4 1,073 (38.83%) Agile Software Development
5 961 (34.78%) .NET
6 823 (29.79%) Content Management
7 812 (29.39%) C#
8 707 (25.59%) MVC
9 698 (25.26%) Web Development
10 685 (24.79%) jQuery
11 605 (21.90%) PHP
12 594 (21.50%) AngularJS
13 572 (20.70%) SQL
14 567 (20.52%) Marketing
15 562 (20.34%) HTML5
16 552 (19.98%) ASP.NET
17 538 (19.47%) SQL Server
18 480 (17.37%) Git (software)
19 458 (16.58%) Umbraco
19 458 (16.58%) User Experience
20 457 (16.54%) Sitecore CMS
20 457 (16.54%) Sitecore
21 453 (16.40%) Finance
22 439 (15.89%) E-Commerce
23 405 (14.66%) Degree
24 389 (14.08%) MySQL
25 384 (13.90%) CSS3
26 382 (13.83%) Front End Development
27 381 (13.79%) TDD
28 379 (13.72%) Problem-Solving

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
1 458 (16.58%) Umbraco
2 457 (16.54%) Sitecore CMS
3 354 (12.81%) WordPress
4 256 (9.27%) EPiServer
5 181 (6.55%) Drupal
6 118 (4.27%) Apache
7 108 (3.91%) Kentico
8 106 (3.84%) SharePoint
9 104 (3.76%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 68 (2.46%) IIS
11 63 (2.28%) Sitefinity
12 62 (2.24%) Elasticsearch
13 60 (2.17%) Confluence
14 59 (2.14%) nginx
15 31 (1.12%) Apache Solr
16 29 (1.05%) DNN
17 27 (0.98%) Immediacy CMS
18 25 (0.90%) ExpressionEngine
19 23 (0.83%) Joomla!
20 20 (0.72%) Marvel
Applications
1 125 (4.52%) Photoshop
2 66 (2.39%) Microsoft Office
3 57 (2.06%) Adobe Illustrator
4 49 (1.77%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 34 (1.23%) Microsoft Excel
6 21 (0.76%) InVision
7 19 (0.69%) InDesign
8 17 (0.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 12 (0.43%) Microsoft Project
10 10 (0.36%) Adobe Premiere
11 8 (0.29%) FrameMaker
11 8 (0.29%) MS Visio
12 6 (0.22%) Acrobat
12 6 (0.22%) Camtasia
12 6 (0.22%) Doxygen
13 5 (0.18%) Chatbot
14 4 (0.14%) EngageOne
15 3 (0.11%) Snapchat
15 3 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
16 2 (0.072%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 106 (3.84%) Magento
2 63 (2.28%) SAP Hybris
3 47 (1.70%) Eloqua
4 29 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
5 24 (0.87%) Shopify
6 19 (0.69%) SDL Web 8
7 18 (0.65%) Payment Gateway
8 17 (0.62%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 8 (0.29%) Dynamics NAV
10 5 (0.18%) Adobe Campaign
10 5 (0.18%) OpenCart
11 4 (0.14%) Visualfiles
12 2 (0.072%) Misys Midas
12 2 (0.072%) Remedy ITSM
13 1 (0.036%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
13 1 (0.036%) CiviCRM
13 1 (0.036%) Dynamics AX
13 1 (0.036%) NetSuite
13 1 (0.036%) VisionPLUS
13 1 (0.036%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 315 (11.40%) Amazon AWS
2 309 (11.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 130 (4.71%) npm
4 93 (3.37%) SaaS
5 84 (3.04%) Google Analytics
6 81 (2.93%) GitHub
7 46 (1.66%) IaaS
8 43 (1.56%) PaaS
9 39 (1.41%) Serverless
10 35 (1.27%) Office 365
11 28 (1.01%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 27 (0.98%) CloudFront
12 27 (0.98%) Google Cloud Platform
13 26 (0.94%) Adobe Creative Cloud
14 25 (0.90%) Amazon EC2
14 25 (0.90%) AWS CloudFormation
14 25 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
15 23 (0.83%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 23 (0.83%) AWS Lambda
15 23 (0.83%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 99 (3.58%) Internet
2 55 (1.99%) Intranet
3 51 (1.85%) HTTP
4 49 (1.77%) DNS
5 32 (1.16%) Unified Communications
6 30 (1.09%) Telepresence
7 29 (1.05%) Ethernet
8 28 (1.01%) SSL
8 28 (1.01%) TCP/IP
9 27 (0.98%) H.323
10 25 (0.90%) WAN
11 24 (0.87%) LAN
12 22 (0.80%) VoIP
13 19 (0.69%) Software-Defined Networking
14 15 (0.54%) SMS
15 13 (0.47%) Firewall
16 11 (0.40%) SAN
17 9 (0.33%) BGP
17 9 (0.33%) FTP
17 9 (0.33%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 538 (19.47%) SQL Server
2 389 (14.08%) MySQL
3 183 (6.62%) NoSQL
4 180 (6.51%) MongoDB
5 70 (2.53%) Relational Database
6 55 (1.99%) CouchDB
7 54 (1.95%) Big Data
8 44 (1.59%) Couchbase
9 38 (1.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 38 (1.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 37 (1.34%) SQL Server 2012
11 30 (1.09%) Blockchain
12 29 (1.05%) Amazon RDS
13 27 (0.98%) SQL Server 2008
13 27 (0.98%) SQL Server 2016
14 26 (0.94%) Redis
15 25 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
16 23 (0.83%) RDBMS
17 22 (0.80%) Hadoop
17 22 (0.80%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 480 (17.37%) Git (software)
2 197 (7.13%) Visual Studio
3 186 (6.73%) Team Foundation Server
4 181 (6.55%) gulp
5 159 (5.75%) Selenium
6 150 (5.43%) TeamCity
7 144 (5.21%) JIRA
8 132 (4.78%) Octopus Deploy
9 117 (4.23%) Mocha
10 109 (3.94%) Karma Test Runner
11 104 (3.76%) Jenkins
12 97 (3.51%) Bower
13 95 (3.44%) webpack
14 92 (3.33%) Protractor
15 90 (3.26%) Sinon.JS
16 89 (3.22%) Subversion
17 84 (3.04%) Grunt
18 37 (1.34%) git-flow
19 36 (1.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
20 34 (1.23%) Bitbucket
General
1 567 (20.52%) Marketing
2 453 (16.40%) Finance
3 161 (5.83%) Retail
4 89 (3.22%) Advertising
5 73 (2.64%) Banking
6 72 (2.61%) Publishing
7 49 (1.77%) Legal
8 44 (1.59%) Games
9 39 (1.41%) Law
10 21 (0.76%) Back Office
11 20 (0.72%) Automotive
12 19 (0.69%) Multimedia
13 18 (0.65%) Electronics
13 18 (0.65%) Telecoms
14 16 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
15 15 (0.54%) Manufacturing
16 13 (0.47%) Brand Awareness
17 11 (0.40%) Investment Banking
18 9 (0.33%) Financial Institution
19 8 (0.29%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1,631 (59.03%) Developer
2 443 (16.03%) .NET Developer
3 321 (11.62%) Web Developer
4 272 (9.84%) PHP Developer
5 246 (8.90%) C# Developer
6 240 (8.69%) Senior Developer
7 232 (8.40%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 180 (6.51%) Full Stack Developer
9 158 (5.72%) JavaScript Developer
10 153 (5.54%) Architect
11 138 (4.99%) ASP.NET Developer
12 134 (4.85%) HTML Developer
13 125 (4.52%) C# .NET Developer
14 122 (4.42%) Project Manager
15 117 (4.23%) Software Developer
16 113 (4.09%) Lead Developer
17 91 (3.29%) Analyst
18 84 (3.04%) HTML CSS Developer
19 81 (2.93%) Java Developer
20 79 (2.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,469 (53.17%) HTML
2 1,275 (46.15%) CSS
3 961 (34.78%) .NET
4 685 (24.79%) jQuery
5 594 (21.50%) AngularJS
6 562 (20.34%) HTML5
7 552 (19.98%) ASP.NET
8 384 (13.90%) CSS3
9 346 (12.52%) RESTful
10 323 (11.69%) Sass
11 321 (11.62%) React
12 298 (10.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 282 (10.21%) Web Services
14 256 (9.27%) ASP.NET MVC
15 238 (8.61%) ASP.NET Web API
16 215 (7.78%) REST
17 204 (7.38%) JSON
18 191 (6.91%) XML
19 189 (6.84%) .NET Framework
19 189 (6.84%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 458 (16.58%) User Experience
2 187 (6.77%) Mobile App
3 173 (6.26%) Greenfield Project
4 138 (4.99%) Computer Science
5 128 (4.63%) Management Information System
6 115 (4.16%) Social Media
7 111 (4.02%) Analytical Skills
8 66 (2.39%) Virtual Team
9 61 (2.21%) Self-Motivation
10 56 (2.03%) Fintech
11 47 (1.70%) Cloud Native
12 45 (1.63%) Enterprise Software
13 33 (1.19%) Data Centre
14 27 (0.98%) Video Conferencing
15 26 (0.94%) IPTV
16 25 (0.90%) Tandem
17 24 (0.87%) Graphic Design
18 23 (0.83%) Digital Media
19 21 (0.76%) Internet of Things
20 18 (0.65%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 238 (8.61%) Linux
2 172 (6.23%) Windows
3 94 (3.40%) Apple iOS
4 74 (2.68%) Android
5 47 (1.70%) Windows Server
6 43 (1.56%) Unix
7 16 (0.58%) Windows 7
8 14 (0.51%) Windows 10
9 11 (0.40%) CentOS
9 11 (0.40%) Solaris
10 9 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (0.18%) Ubuntu
13 3 (0.11%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.072%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.072%) Windows Server 2003
15 1 (0.036%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.036%) OpenVMS
15 1 (0.036%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,073 (38.83%) Agile Software Development
2 823 (29.79%) Content Management
3 707 (25.59%) MVC
4 698 (25.26%) Web Development
5 439 (15.89%) E-Commerce
6 382 (13.83%) Front End Development
7 381 (13.79%) TDD
8 379 (13.72%) Problem-Solving
9 374 (13.54%) Software Engineering
10 294 (10.64%) DevOps
11 292 (10.57%) Analytics
12 283 (10.24%) SEO
13 271 (9.81%) Scrum
14 269 (9.74%) Continuous Improvement
15 266 (9.63%) Microservices
16 241 (8.72%) OO
17 222 (8.03%) Project Management
18 215 (7.78%) CRM
19 214 (7.75%) BDD
20 199 (7.20%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1,569 (56.79%) JavaScript
2 812 (29.39%) C#
3 605 (21.90%) PHP
4 572 (20.70%) SQL
5 306 (11.07%) Java
6 90 (3.26%) T-SQL
7 74 (2.68%) Python
8 63 (2.28%) PowerShell
9 59 (2.14%) ES6
10 52 (1.88%) Ruby
11 51 (1.85%) VB.NET
12 45 (1.63%) Java 8
13 36 (1.30%) Bash Shell
14 33 (1.19%) TypeScript
15 30 (1.09%) VB
16 25 (0.90%) Apple Swift
17 21 (0.76%) C
18 20 (0.72%) PHP 7
19 17 (0.62%) Scala
20 16 (0.58%) C++
Qualifications
1 405 (14.66%) Degree
2 84 (3.04%) Computer Science Degree
3 48 (1.74%) SAFe Agilist
4 22 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (0.47%) ISEB
6 12 (0.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 11 (0.40%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (0.40%) HND
8 10 (0.36%) Master's Degree
8 10 (0.36%) Security Cleared
9 9 (0.33%) DBS Check
9 9 (0.33%) HNC
10 8 (0.29%) CCIE
10 8 (0.29%) CCNP
11 7 (0.25%) CCVP
11 7 (0.25%) ISTQB
11 7 (0.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 7 (0.25%) MCPD
12 6 (0.22%) AWS Certification
12 6 (0.22%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 176 (6.37%) QA
2 30 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 22 (0.80%) Data Quality
4 21 (0.76%) SLA
5 14 (0.51%) GDPR
6 11 (0.40%) WCAG
7 8 (0.29%) ISO 9001
7 8 (0.29%) PMO
8 7 (0.25%) PCI DSS
9 2 (0.072%) ISO 20022
9 2 (0.072%) ISO 8583
10 1 (0.036%) WAI
System Software
1 100 (3.62%) Docker
2 40 (1.45%) Active Directory
3 25 (0.90%) Varnish
4 22 (0.80%) VMware Infrastructure
5 20 (0.72%) Virtual Desktop
6 9 (0.33%) Hyper-V
7 4 (0.14%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (0.072%) LXC
8 2 (0.072%) VirtualBox
8 2 (0.072%) VMware Server
8 2 (0.072%) XenServer
9 1 (0.036%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.036%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.036%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 35 (1.27%) Cisco CUCM
2 29 (1.05%) Ansible
2 29 (1.05%) Puppet
3 19 (0.69%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (0.51%) Kubernetes
5 11 (0.40%) Terraform
6 10 (0.36%) SCOM
6 10 (0.36%) Single Sign-On
7 9 (0.33%) cPanel
7 9 (0.33%) EMC NetWorker
7 9 (0.33%) TeamSite
8 8 (0.29%) Cisco UCCX
8 8 (0.29%) HP Quality Center
9 7 (0.25%) Cisco UCCE
9 7 (0.25%) Microsoft Intune
10 5 (0.18%) WMI
11 4 (0.14%) HAProxy
11 4 (0.14%) SCCM
11 4 (0.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 3 (0.11%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 457 (16.54%) Sitecore
2 373 (13.50%) Microsoft
3 255 (9.23%) Adobe
4 145 (5.25%) Google
5 142 (5.14%) Oracle
6 90 (3.26%) SAP
7 74 (2.68%) hybris
8 63 (2.28%) Cisco
9 61 (2.21%) Salesforce.com
10 54 (1.95%) ATG
11 48 (1.74%) Marketo
12 39 (1.41%) Zend
13 37 (1.34%) Alias
14 33 (1.19%) Xamarin
15 31 (1.12%) VMware
16 27 (0.98%) Polycom
17 26 (0.94%) Alterian
17 26 (0.94%) Twitter
18 25 (0.90%) Avaya
18 25 (0.90%) Facebook