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

Content Management System (CMS)
UK > England
6 months to
19 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 249 192 188
Rank change year-on-year -57 -4 -13
Permanent jobs citing CMS 1,883 2,977 3,075
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.37% 1.79% 1.90%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.85% 10.73% 10.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1,449 2,510 2,608
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £71,250
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 21,273 27,750 28,904
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 15.47% 16.72% 17.84%
Number of salaries quoted 16,892 22,876 24,173
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.38% +4.44%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,269
% change year-on-year - +10.45% +0.60%

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 April 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 April 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 -59 898 £55,000 - 46
South East -76 332 £40,000 -5.88% 22
North of England -40 262 £37,500 - 18
Midlands -3 169 £38,566 +10.19% 10
South West +15 151 £40,000 +14.29% 16
North West -55 125 £37,500 -6.25% 7
West Midlands +11 122 £38,132 +8.95% 8
Yorkshire -8 106 £37,500 +7.14% 10
East of England +48 68 £36,404 -8.99% 9
East Midlands +5 47 £39,500 +5.33% 2
North East +27 31 £37,500 +7.14% 1
CMS
UK

For the 6 months to 19 April 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.

1 865 (45.94%) HTML
2 856 (45.46%) JavaScript
3 798 (42.38%) CSS
4 733 (38.93%) Agile Software Development
5 554 (29.42%) Content Management
6 547 (29.05%) .NET
7 455 (24.16%) C#
8 446 (23.69%) Marketing
9 432 (22.94%) Web Development
10 416 (22.09%) PHP
11 412 (21.88%) E-Commerce
12 377 (20.02%) MVC
13 368 (19.54%) User Experience
14 345 (18.32%) jQuery
15 331 (17.58%) ASP.NET
16 326 (17.31%) SQL
17 316 (16.78%) HTML5
18 291 (15.45%) Sitecore CMS
18 291 (15.45%) Sitecore
19 289 (15.35%) SQL Server
19 289 (15.35%) Microsoft
20 281 (14.92%) AngularJS
21 273 (14.50%) Front End Development
22 271 (14.39%) Scrum
23 263 (13.97%) Umbraco
24 260 (13.81%) WordPress
25 248 (13.17%) MySQL
26 242 (12.85%) Git (software)
27 237 (12.59%) Microsoft Azure
28 230 (12.21%) Software Engineering

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 (15.45%) Sitecore CMS
2 263 (13.97%) Umbraco
3 260 (13.81%) WordPress
4 145 (7.70%) Drupal
5 123 (6.53%) EPiServer
6 112 (5.95%) SharePoint
7 95 (5.05%) Kentico
8 86 (4.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 59 (3.13%) IIS
10 49 (2.60%) Apache
10 49 (2.60%) Sitefinity
11 41 (2.18%) Confluence
12 40 (2.12%) Joomla!
13 35 (1.86%) Skype for Business
14 30 (1.59%) Apache Solr
15 26 (1.38%) DNN
15 26 (1.38%) Elasticsearch
16 22 (1.17%) Immediacy CMS
17 15 (0.80%) nginx
18 13 (0.69%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 96 (5.10%) Photoshop
2 67 (3.56%) Microsoft Office
3 33 (1.75%) Adobe Illustrator
4 27 (1.43%) Microsoft Excel
5 22 (1.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 22 (1.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 11 (0.58%) InDesign
7 9 (0.48%) Microsoft Project
7 9 (0.48%) MS Visio
8 6 (0.32%) InVision
9 5 (0.27%) Chatbot
9 5 (0.27%) Fireworks
10 2 (0.11%) GIMP
10 2 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
11 1 (0.053%) Acrobat
11 1 (0.053%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 124 (6.59%) Magento
2 56 (2.97%) SAP Hybris
3 23 (1.22%) SDL Web 8
4 21 (1.12%) Payment Gateway
5 20 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
6 15 (0.80%) SAP CRM
7 11 (0.58%) Shopify
7 11 (0.58%) WebTrends
8 7 (0.37%) Misys Midas
9 6 (0.32%) SAP ERP
10 5 (0.27%) Exstream
11 4 (0.21%) HFM
11 4 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
11 4 (0.21%) SessionCam
11 4 (0.21%) Visualfiles
11 4 (0.21%) Workday HCM
12 3 (0.16%) Adobe Campaign
13 2 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
13 2 (0.11%) Elite 3E
13 2 (0.11%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 237 (12.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 189 (10.04%) Amazon AWS
3 103 (5.47%) Google Analytics
4 77 (4.09%) Office 365
5 58 (3.08%) GitHub
6 45 (2.39%) SaaS
7 37 (1.96%) npm
8 27 (1.43%) Cloud Computing
9 18 (0.96%) PaaS
9 18 (0.96%) Serverless
9 18 (0.96%) Trello
10 17 (0.90%) Google Cloud Platform
11 16 (0.85%) AWS Lambda
12 14 (0.74%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 14 (0.74%) MailChimp
13 12 (0.64%) AdWords
14 11 (0.58%) Sage Pay
15 10 (0.53%) Yammer
16 9 (0.48%) Basecamp
16 9 (0.48%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 78 (4.14%) Internet
2 49 (2.60%) Intranet
3 32 (1.70%) DNS
4 30 (1.59%) Cisco IOS
5 29 (1.54%) Skype
6 27 (1.43%) HTTP
7 24 (1.27%) Firewall
8 22 (1.17%) MPLS
8 22 (1.17%) Unified Communications
9 21 (1.12%) Wireless
10 20 (1.06%) Cisco Nexus
10 20 (1.06%) Telepresence
10 20 (1.06%) VoIP
11 19 (1.01%) Network Security
12 18 (0.96%) BGP
12 18 (0.96%) EIGRP
12 18 (0.96%) IPsec
12 18 (0.96%) OSPF
12 18 (0.96%) WAN
13 14 (0.74%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 289 (15.35%) SQL Server
2 248 (13.17%) MySQL
3 66 (3.51%) Relational Database
4 63 (3.35%) MongoDB
5 60 (3.19%) NoSQL
6 38 (2.02%) Redis
7 32 (1.70%) Big Data
8 30 (1.59%) SQL Server 2016
9 29 (1.54%) RDBMS
10 24 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
11 22 (1.17%) Power BI
12 21 (1.12%) Endeca
12 21 (1.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 15 (0.80%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 13 (0.69%) Hadoop
14 13 (0.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 11 (0.58%) BusinessObjects
15 11 (0.58%) PostgreSQL
15 11 (0.58%) SQL Server 2012
15 11 (0.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 242 (12.85%) Git (software)
2 112 (5.95%) JIRA
3 86 (4.57%) gulp
4 76 (4.04%) Visual Studio
5 65 (3.45%) Grunt
6 53 (2.81%) Jenkins
7 43 (2.28%) webpack
8 41 (2.18%) Subversion
9 22 (1.17%) TeamCity
10 18 (0.96%) Bitbucket
10 18 (0.96%) Octopus Deploy
11 17 (0.90%) Visual Studio Team System
12 15 (0.80%) Jasmine
13 14 (0.74%) Dreamweaver
13 14 (0.74%) Selenium
14 13 (0.69%) Gradle
15 12 (0.64%) git-flow
15 12 (0.64%) Mocha
15 12 (0.64%) Team Foundation Server
16 11 (0.58%) Broccoli
General
1 446 (23.69%) Marketing
2 221 (11.74%) Finance
3 169 (8.98%) Retail
4 62 (3.29%) Banking
5 59 (3.13%) Publishing
6 53 (2.81%) Back Office
7 50 (2.66%) Advertising
8 28 (1.49%) Legal
9 26 (1.38%) Law
10 23 (1.22%) Automotive
11 22 (1.17%) Telecoms
12 18 (0.96%) Games
13 17 (0.90%) Manufacturing
14 7 (0.37%) Brand Awareness
14 7 (0.37%) General Ledger
15 6 (0.32%) Electronics
15 6 (0.32%) French Language
15 6 (0.32%) Multimedia
16 5 (0.27%) German Language
17 4 (0.21%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 1,008 (53.53%) Developer
2 240 (12.75%) .NET Developer
3 208 (11.05%) PHP Developer
4 201 (10.67%) Web Developer
5 191 (10.14%) Senior Developer
6 176 (9.35%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 150 (7.97%) Analyst
8 143 (7.59%) Architect
9 140 (7.43%) C# Developer
10 84 (4.46%) Full Stack Developer
11 77 (4.09%) Business Analyst
11 77 (4.09%) Project Manager
11 77 (4.09%) Solutions Architect
12 66 (3.51%) Digital Project Manager
12 66 (3.51%) JavaScript Developer
13 63 (3.35%) C# .NET Developer
13 63 (3.35%) Senior .NET Developer
14 62 (3.29%) Software Developer
15 58 (3.08%) Senior PHP Developer
16 57 (3.03%) CMS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 865 (45.94%) HTML
2 798 (42.38%) CSS
3 547 (29.05%) .NET
4 345 (18.32%) jQuery
5 331 (17.58%) ASP.NET
6 316 (16.78%) HTML5
7 281 (14.92%) AngularJS
8 221 (11.74%) CSS3
9 183 (9.72%) ASP.NET MVC
10 174 (9.24%) Web Services
11 164 (8.71%) RESTful
12 156 (8.28%) Sass
13 151 (8.02%) React
14 142 (7.54%) Laravel
15 139 (7.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 136 (7.22%) Node.js
17 134 (7.12%) XML
18 127 (6.74%) REST
19 122 (6.48%) ASP.NET Web API
20 112 (5.95%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 368 (19.54%) User Experience
2 131 (6.96%) Analytical Skills
3 110 (5.84%) Mobile App
4 93 (4.94%) Greenfield Project
5 59 (3.13%) Management Information System
6 52 (2.76%) Social Media
7 43 (2.28%) Virtual Team
8 41 (2.18%) Self-Motivation
9 37 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
10 33 (1.75%) Graphic Design
11 30 (1.59%) Fintech
12 23 (1.22%) Internet of Things
12 23 (1.22%) NHS
13 22 (1.17%) Tandem
14 18 (0.96%) FMCG
15 17 (0.90%) Social Network
16 16 (0.85%) Linux Command Line
17 14 (0.74%) Blog
17 14 (0.74%) Digital Media
18 13 (0.69%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 99 (5.26%) Linux
2 94 (4.99%) Windows
3 67 (3.56%) Android
4 59 (3.13%) Apple iOS
5 38 (2.02%) Windows Server
6 29 (1.54%) Windows Server 2012
7 22 (1.17%) Unix
8 19 (1.01%) Windows 10
8 19 (1.01%) Windows 7
9 13 (0.69%) Mac OS X
10 7 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (0.32%) Windows NT
12 4 (0.21%) Mac OS
12 4 (0.21%) Ubuntu
13 2 (0.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.11%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.053%) CentOS
14 1 (0.053%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 733 (38.93%) Agile Software Development
2 554 (29.42%) Content Management
3 432 (22.94%) Web Development
4 412 (21.88%) E-Commerce
5 377 (20.02%) MVC
6 273 (14.50%) Front End Development
7 271 (14.39%) Scrum
8 230 (12.21%) Software Engineering
9 208 (11.05%) Problem-Solving
10 189 (10.04%) Analytics
11 183 (9.72%) TDD
12 176 (9.35%) SEO
13 164 (8.71%) Project Management
14 162 (8.60%) DevOps
15 156 (8.28%) CRM
16 145 (7.70%) Digital Marketing
17 134 (7.12%) Responsive Web Design
18 117 (6.21%) Creative Thinking
19 116 (6.16%) Continuous Integration
20 114 (6.05%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 856 (45.46%) JavaScript
2 455 (24.16%) C#
3 416 (22.09%) PHP
4 326 (17.31%) SQL
5 164 (8.71%) Java
6 48 (2.55%) ES6
7 46 (2.44%) PowerShell
8 42 (2.23%) T-SQL
9 38 (2.02%) Ruby
10 31 (1.65%) TypeScript
11 29 (1.54%) Python
12 18 (0.96%) Java 8
12 18 (0.96%) PHP 7
13 14 (0.74%) PHP 5
14 12 (0.64%) C
15 11 (0.58%) VB
16 10 (0.53%) ES7
16 10 (0.53%) PL/SQL
17 8 (0.42%) Bash Shell
17 8 (0.42%) Scala
Qualifications
1 206 (10.94%) Degree
2 36 (1.91%) Computer Science Degree
3 27 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
4 23 (1.22%) Cisco Certification
5 22 (1.17%) CCNP
6 20 (1.06%) CCIE
7 18 (0.96%) CCVP
7 18 (0.96%) MCSA
8 10 (0.53%) CCNP Voice
9 9 (0.48%) CBAP
10 7 (0.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 7 (0.37%) PMP
11 6 (0.32%) ISEB
11 6 (0.32%) Numerate Degree
12 4 (0.21%) CCNA
12 4 (0.21%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (0.21%) MCSE
12 4 (0.21%) PMI Certification
12 4 (0.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 3 (0.16%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 137 (7.28%) QA
2 42 (2.23%) SLA
3 19 (1.01%) GDPR
4 13 (0.69%) Data Quality
4 13 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (0.37%) ISO 20022
5 7 (0.37%) ISO 8583
6 5 (0.27%) SEPA
6 5 (0.27%) WCAG
7 4 (0.21%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.053%) PMO
System Software
1 55 (2.92%) Active Directory
2 52 (2.76%) Docker
3 16 (0.85%) Virtual Machines
3 16 (0.85%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (0.69%) Varnish
5 4 (0.21%) Virtual Desktop
5 4 (0.21%) VMware Server
6 3 (0.16%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.16%) XenApp
6 3 (0.16%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 45 (2.39%) Cisco CUCM
2 32 (1.70%) Cisco UCCX
3 21 (1.12%) Kubernetes
4 18 (0.96%) Cisco UCCE
5 13 (0.69%) Microsoft Intune
6 12 (0.64%) AirWatch
7 10 (0.53%) Single Sign-On
8 8 (0.42%) Ansible
9 7 (0.37%) CloudHub
9 7 (0.37%) HP Quality Center
9 7 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
9 7 (0.37%) TeamSite
10 6 (0.32%) Capistrano
11 5 (0.27%) DameWare
12 4 (0.21%) SCOM
13 3 (0.16%) Backup Exec
13 3 (0.16%) Puppet
13 3 (0.16%) SCCM
13 3 (0.16%) SCSM
13 3 (0.16%) WSUS
Vendors
1 291 (15.45%) Sitecore
2 289 (15.35%) Microsoft
3 185 (9.82%) Adobe
4 172 (9.13%) Google
5 97 (5.15%) SAP
6 87 (4.62%) Oracle
7 63 (3.35%) Salesforce.com
8 59 (3.13%) hybris
9 51 (2.71%) Cisco
10 41 (2.18%) ATG
11 40 (2.12%) Zend
12 26 (1.38%) Xamarin
13 24 (1.27%) Elastic Path
13 24 (1.27%) Twitter
14 22 (1.17%) Alterian
15 21 (1.12%) Interwoven
16 19 (1.01%) Avaya
17 18 (0.96%) VMware
18 16 (0.85%) Rackspace
18 16 (0.85%) WooCommerce