Period
to 22 May 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 22 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Content Management System (CMS)
UK > England
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 190 176 176
Rank change year-on-year -14 0 -33
Permanent jobs citing CMS 2,966 3,166 3,794
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.85% 1.99% 2.01%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.93% 11.10% 10.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2,452 2,651 3,385
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £70,000
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +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 27,129 28,530 35,436
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 16.88% 17.92% 18.76%
Number of salaries quoted 22,126 23,751 30,253
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% +2.22% -

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 May 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 22 May 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 1,411 £55,000 +10.00% 181
South East +18 684 £42,500 +6.25% 105
North of England -14 408 £37,500 - 76
North West +4 239 £40,000 +6.67% 40
Midlands -38 196 £35,000 +12.90% 65
South West -33 164 £36,000 +2.86% 35
Yorkshire -20 137 £33,000 -5.71% 32
West Midlands +17 136 £35,000 - 36
East of England -89 101 £41,000 +4.46% 32
East Midlands -59 60 £37,500 +25.00% 29
North East -17 32 £35,000 - 4
CMS
UK

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 1,607 (54.18%) JavaScript
2 1,536 (51.79%) HTML
3 1,406 (47.40%) CSS
4 1,194 (40.26%) Agile Software Development
5 1,080 (36.41%) .NET
6 952 (32.10%) MVC
7 920 (31.02%) C#
8 828 (27.92%) Web Development
9 819 (27.61%) jQuery
10 749 (25.25%) ASP.NET
10 749 (25.25%) Content Management
11 737 (24.85%) PHP
12 618 (20.84%) SQL Server
13 589 (19.86%) AngularJS
14 585 (19.72%) Git (software)
15 559 (18.85%) Umbraco
16 544 (18.34%) Marketing
17 535 (18.04%) HTML5
18 518 (17.46%) SQL
19 516 (17.40%) Sitecore CMS
19 516 (17.40%) Sitecore
20 507 (17.09%) E-Commerce
21 467 (15.75%) MySQL
22 460 (15.51%) Microsoft
23 450 (15.17%) ASP.NET MVC
24 443 (14.94%) User Experience
25 422 (14.23%) Front End Development
26 413 (13.92%) WordPress
27 384 (12.95%) Finance
28 376 (12.68%) CSS3

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
1 559 (18.85%) Umbraco
2 516 (17.40%) Sitecore CMS
3 413 (13.92%) WordPress
4 288 (9.71%) EPiServer
5 273 (9.20%) Drupal
6 150 (5.06%) Apache
7 124 (4.18%) Kentico
8 116 (3.91%) IIS
9 110 (3.71%) SharePoint
10 99 (3.34%) Confluence
11 86 (2.90%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 56 (1.89%) Elasticsearch
12 56 (1.89%) Joomla!
13 44 (1.48%) nginx
14 40 (1.35%) Sitefinity
15 37 (1.25%) DNN
16 35 (1.18%) WebSphere
17 33 (1.11%) Apache Solr
18 32 (1.08%) Immediacy CMS
19 31 (1.05%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 179 (6.04%) Photoshop
2 90 (3.03%) Adobe Illustrator
3 58 (1.96%) Microsoft Office
4 44 (1.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 28 (0.94%) Microsoft Excel
6 19 (0.64%) InDesign
7 17 (0.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 15 (0.51%) Microsoft Project
9 10 (0.34%) Chatbot
10 9 (0.30%) MS Visio
11 8 (0.27%) InVision
12 7 (0.24%) Adobe Premiere
13 5 (0.17%) InfoPath
13 5 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
14 4 (0.13%) Adobe After Effects
15 3 (0.10%) Camtasia
15 3 (0.10%) GIMP
15 3 (0.10%) HipChat
16 1 (0.034%) PrintSoft PReS
16 1 (0.034%) SketchUp
Business Applications
1 132 (4.45%) Magento
2 42 (1.42%) Eloqua
3 40 (1.35%) SAP Hybris
4 22 (0.74%) Shopify
5 17 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
5 17 (0.57%) Payment Gateway
6 13 (0.44%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 8 (0.27%) CiviCRM
7 8 (0.27%) SDL Web 8
8 7 (0.24%) WebTrends
9 6 (0.20%) Sage 200
10 5 (0.17%) Elite 3E
11 3 (0.10%) Dynamics NAV
11 3 (0.10%) NetSuite
11 3 (0.10%) Remedy ITSM
11 3 (0.10%) Unit4 Business World
11 3 (0.10%) Visualfiles
12 2 (0.067%) FastStats
12 2 (0.067%) FastStats PeopleStage
12 2 (0.067%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 282 (9.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 241 (8.13%) Amazon AWS
3 97 (3.27%) npm
4 91 (3.07%) Google Analytics
5 88 (2.97%) GitHub
6 87 (2.93%) SaaS
7 33 (1.11%) Office 365
8 30 (1.01%) PaaS
9 29 (0.98%) AdWords
10 22 (0.74%) Adobe Analytics
11 21 (0.71%) Amazon EC2
11 21 (0.71%) MailChimp
12 20 (0.67%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 18 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
14 17 (0.57%) Serverless
15 16 (0.54%) AWS Lambda
16 15 (0.51%) Google Tag Manager
17 13 (0.44%) Basecamp
17 13 (0.44%) IaaS
18 12 (0.40%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 100 (3.37%) Internet
2 95 (3.20%) Intranet
3 70 (2.36%) DNS
4 59 (1.99%) Firewall
4 59 (1.99%) HTTP
5 31 (1.05%) SSH
6 22 (0.74%) SSL
7 20 (0.67%) TCP/IP
8 19 (0.64%) Skype
9 17 (0.57%) WAN
10 16 (0.54%) LAN
11 15 (0.51%) SMS
12 14 (0.47%) Unified Communications
13 12 (0.40%) FTP
13 12 (0.40%) Network Security
13 12 (0.40%) SMTP
13 12 (0.40%) VPN
14 11 (0.37%) VoIP
15 9 (0.30%) SNMP
16 8 (0.27%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 618 (20.84%) SQL Server
2 467 (15.75%) MySQL
3 170 (5.73%) MongoDB
4 160 (5.39%) NoSQL
5 77 (2.60%) Relational Database
6 50 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
7 46 (1.55%) Couchbase
7 46 (1.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 37 (1.25%) SQL Server 2008
9 35 (1.18%) Apache Cassandra
10 30 (1.01%) SQL Server 2014
11 26 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 25 (0.84%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 24 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
14 21 (0.71%) Big Data
14 21 (0.71%) RDBMS
14 21 (0.71%) Redis
15 20 (0.67%) MariaDB
16 15 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
17 14 (0.47%) DB2
Development Applications
1 585 (19.72%) Git (software)
2 250 (8.43%) Visual Studio
3 177 (5.97%) Team Foundation Server
4 172 (5.80%) JIRA
5 147 (4.96%) gulp
6 137 (4.62%) Selenium
7 132 (4.45%) Subversion
8 106 (3.57%) TeamCity
9 103 (3.47%) Mocha
10 102 (3.44%) Octopus Deploy
11 92 (3.10%) Jenkins
12 82 (2.76%) Grunt
13 81 (2.73%) Karma Test Runner
14 76 (2.56%) webpack
15 64 (2.16%) Bower
16 58 (1.96%) Protractor
16 58 (1.96%) Sinon.JS
17 54 (1.82%) Maven
18 53 (1.79%) Jasmine
19 41 (1.38%) JUnit
General
1 544 (18.34%) Marketing
2 384 (12.95%) Finance
3 115 (3.88%) Retail
4 114 (3.84%) Advertising
5 67 (2.26%) Publishing
6 51 (1.72%) Banking
7 49 (1.65%) Games
8 44 (1.48%) Legal
9 35 (1.18%) Law
10 31 (1.05%) Telecoms
11 29 (0.98%) Back Office
12 25 (0.84%) Pharmaceutical
13 24 (0.81%) Manufacturing
14 13 (0.44%) Financial Institution
15 12 (0.40%) Brand Awareness
16 11 (0.37%) Investment Banking
17 8 (0.27%) Automotive
18 6 (0.20%) Billing
19 5 (0.17%) Digital Economy
19 5 (0.17%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1,854 (62.51%) Developer
2 521 (17.57%) .NET Developer
3 380 (12.81%) Web Developer
4 315 (10.62%) PHP Developer
5 289 (9.74%) C# Developer
6 281 (9.47%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 270 (9.10%) Senior Developer
8 202 (6.81%) JavaScript Developer
9 176 (5.93%) Lead Developer
10 166 (5.60%) C# .NET Developer
11 162 (5.46%) Full Stack Developer
12 144 (4.86%) HTML Developer
13 139 (4.69%) Analyst
14 134 (4.52%) Software Developer
15 122 (4.11%) ASP.NET Developer
16 112 (3.78%) Project Manager
17 110 (3.71%) Architect
18 104 (3.51%) Sitecore Developer
19 103 (3.47%) CMS Developer
19 103 (3.47%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,536 (51.79%) HTML
2 1,406 (47.40%) CSS
3 1,080 (36.41%) .NET
4 819 (27.61%) jQuery
5 749 (25.25%) ASP.NET
6 589 (19.86%) AngularJS
7 535 (18.04%) HTML5
8 450 (15.17%) ASP.NET MVC
9 376 (12.68%) CSS3
10 332 (11.19%) Sass
11 327 (11.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 305 (10.28%) React
13 275 (9.27%) Web Services
14 229 (7.72%) RESTful
15 225 (7.59%) .NET Framework
16 219 (7.38%) Laravel
17 218 (7.35%) Node.js
18 200 (6.74%) XML
19 197 (6.64%) Ajax
20 194 (6.54%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 443 (14.94%) User Experience
2 254 (8.56%) Mobile App
3 143 (4.82%) Computer Science
4 126 (4.25%) Analytical Skills
5 125 (4.21%) Greenfield Project
6 108 (3.64%) Social Media
7 66 (2.23%) Self-Motivation
8 63 (2.12%) Management Information System
9 60 (2.02%) Linux Command Line
10 52 (1.75%) Fintech
11 48 (1.62%) Virtual Team
12 47 (1.58%) Cloud Native
13 34 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
14 29 (0.98%) e-Learning
15 26 (0.88%) Blog
16 21 (0.71%) Data Centre
17 19 (0.64%) Animation
18 18 (0.61%) Graphic Design
18 18 (0.61%) Life Science
18 18 (0.61%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 289 (9.74%) Linux
2 110 (3.71%) Windows
3 72 (2.43%) Apple iOS
4 64 (2.16%) Android
5 44 (1.48%) Unix
6 43 (1.45%) Windows Server
7 19 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
8 16 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (0.30%) CentOS
9 9 (0.30%) Debian
10 8 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (0.27%) Ubuntu
11 7 (0.24%) HPUX
11 7 (0.24%) Mac OS
11 7 (0.24%) Solaris
11 7 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (0.17%) Mac OS X
13 4 (0.13%) Windows 10
13 4 (0.13%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.034%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,194 (40.26%) Agile Software Development
2 952 (32.10%) MVC
3 828 (27.92%) Web Development
4 749 (25.25%) Content Management
5 507 (17.09%) E-Commerce
6 422 (14.23%) Front End Development
7 365 (12.31%) TDD
8 360 (12.14%) Software Engineering
9 342 (11.53%) Problem-Solving
10 315 (10.62%) Scrum
11 291 (9.81%) Analytics
12 257 (8.66%) SEO
13 254 (8.56%) DevOps
14 243 (8.19%) OO
15 236 (7.96%) Continuous Integration
16 211 (7.11%) Responsive Web Design
17 210 (7.08%) SDLC
18 202 (6.81%) CRM
19 192 (6.47%) BDD
20 188 (6.34%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 1,607 (54.18%) JavaScript
2 920 (31.02%) C#
3 737 (24.85%) PHP
4 518 (17.46%) SQL
5 349 (11.77%) Java
6 104 (3.51%) T-SQL
7 98 (3.30%) Python
8 68 (2.29%) PowerShell
9 64 (2.16%) ES6
10 63 (2.12%) VB.NET
11 56 (1.89%) PHP 7
12 53 (1.79%) Java 8
13 52 (1.75%) Perl
14 49 (1.65%) Bash Shell
15 46 (1.55%) Ruby
16 36 (1.21%) C
17 35 (1.18%) VB
18 32 (1.08%) TypeScript
19 31 (1.05%) PHP 5
20 19 (0.64%) C++
Qualifications
1 310 (10.45%) Degree
2 76 (2.56%) Computer Science Degree
3 48 (1.62%) SAFe Agilist
4 28 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
5 17 (0.57%) ISTQB
6 15 (0.51%) Cisco Certification
7 13 (0.44%) ISEB
8 10 (0.34%) CCNA
9 7 (0.24%) MCPD
9 7 (0.24%) MCTS
9 7 (0.24%) Security Cleared
10 6 (0.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 5 (0.17%) AWS Certification
11 5 (0.17%) CCIE
11 5 (0.17%) CCNP
11 5 (0.17%) CCVP
11 5 (0.17%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (0.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 4 (0.13%) PhD
13 3 (0.10%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 197 (6.64%) QA
2 18 (0.61%) SLA
3 15 (0.51%) GDPR
4 11 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (0.37%) PMO
5 7 (0.24%) ISO 9001
6 6 (0.20%) WCAG
7 5 (0.17%) Data Quality
8 4 (0.13%) PCI DSS
9 3 (0.10%) GCP
10 1 (0.034%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 138 (4.65%) Docker
2 37 (1.25%) Active Directory
3 19 (0.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (0.40%) Hyper-V
4 12 (0.40%) Virtual Machines
5 10 (0.34%) vSphere
6 9 (0.30%) vCloud
7 7 (0.24%) VirtualBox
7 7 (0.24%) VMware NSX
8 6 (0.20%) LXC
8 6 (0.20%) XenApp
9 4 (0.13%) etcd
9 4 (0.13%) Varnish
9 4 (0.13%) Virtual Desktop
10 2 (0.067%) KVM
11 1 (0.034%) NFS
11 1 (0.034%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.034%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 38 (1.28%) Ansible
2 35 (1.18%) Opscode Chef
3 29 (0.98%) Puppet
4 22 (0.74%) Terraform
5 20 (0.67%) Kubernetes
6 15 (0.51%) SCCM
7 10 (0.34%) cPanel
8 9 (0.30%) Microsoft Clustering
8 9 (0.30%) Nagios
8 9 (0.30%) Pingdom
8 9 (0.30%) Single Sign-On
9 7 (0.24%) FortiGate
10 6 (0.20%) Plesk
11 5 (0.17%) Cisco CUCM
11 5 (0.17%) Cisco UCCE
11 5 (0.17%) Cisco UCCX
11 5 (0.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 4 (0.13%) HAProxy
12 4 (0.13%) TeamSite
13 3 (0.10%) SCOM
Vendors
1 516 (17.40%) Sitecore
2 460 (15.51%) Microsoft
3 230 (7.75%) Adobe
4 165 (5.56%) Google
5 94 (3.17%) Oracle
6 81 (2.73%) hybris
7 73 (2.46%) Salesforce.com
8 58 (1.96%) ATG
9 57 (1.92%) Zend
10 55 (1.85%) Xamarin
11 54 (1.82%) SAP
12 53 (1.79%) Twitter
13 41 (1.38%) IBM
14 38 (1.28%) Marketo
15 31 (1.05%) Alterian
15 31 (1.05%) Facebook
16 28 (0.94%) Capita
17 22 (0.74%) VMware
18 20 (0.67%) Alias
19 16 (0.54%) Demandware