Period
to

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 23 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Content Management System (CMS)
UK > England
6 months to
23 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 278 222 252
Rank change year-on-year -56 +30 +13
Permanent jobs citing CMS 1,950 1,291 1,110
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 1.42% 1.58% 1.30%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.16% 11.58% 9.08%
Number of salaries quoted 894 1,033 876
10th Percentile £28,500 £31,250 £28,750
25th Percentile £35,165 £39,000 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - - +11.11%
75th Percentile £66,250 £61,250 £65,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - - +11.11%

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 19,192 11,152 12,225
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 14.02% 13.68% 14.28%
Number of salaries quoted 9,716 8,287 9,795
10th Percentile £31,000 £31,250 £30,000
25th Percentile £41,250 £40,550 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,500 £54,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +2.78% +2.86% +5.00%
75th Percentile £77,500 £73,750 £72,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £87,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%

CMS
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing CMS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for CMS in England

CMS
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing CMS in England.

Salary trend for CMS in England

CMS
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing CMS in England over the 6 months to 23 May 2022.

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 23 May 2022. 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
Jobs
London -5 1,207 £57,500 - 96
South East -73 247 £44,500 -11.00% 16
North of England -108 194 £40,000 -15.79% 34
Midlands -58 116 £50,000 +11.11% 10
Yorkshire -29 111 £41,936 -1.33% 13
East of England -25 91 £37,500 -18.48% 14
North West -134 81 £40,000 -15.79% 20
South West -78 77 £42,500 - 10
West Midlands -44 62 £48,722 +8.27% 7
East Midlands -15 54 £55,000 +22.22% 3
North East -15 2 £50,000 +11.11% 1
CMS
UK

For the 6 months to 23 May 2022, 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 1,000 (51.28%) JavaScript
2 985 (50.51%) Agile
3 897 (46.00%) HTML
4 800 (41.03%) CSS
5 569 (29.18%) User Experience
6 568 (29.13%) Content Management
7 530 (27.18%) React
8 490 (25.13%) Marketing
9 469 (24.05%) Git (software)
10 425 (21.79%) DevOps
11 424 (21.74%) Web Development
12 419 (21.49%) Social Skills
13 412 (21.13%) AWS
14 388 (19.90%) Analytics
15 371 (19.03%) SQL
16 356 (18.26%) Azure
17 353 (18.10%) PHP
18 343 (17.59%) .NET
19 342 (17.54%) E-Commerce
20 339 (17.38%) Software Engineering
21 334 (17.13%) Java
22 328 (16.82%) TypeScript
23 316 (16.21%) Front End Development
24 306 (15.69%) C#
25 302 (15.49%) AngularJS
26 301 (15.44%) Finance
27 299 (15.33%) CI/CD
28 297 (15.23%) Node.js
29 291 (14.92%) Scrum
30 284 (14.56%) Sass

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
1 255 (13.08%) WordPress
2 180 (9.23%) Headless CMS
3 179 (9.18%) Sitecore CMS
4 160 (8.21%) Umbraco
5 110 (5.64%) Drupal
6 91 (4.67%) Confluence
7 84 (4.31%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 67 (3.44%) Apache
9 63 (3.23%) EPiServer
10 59 (3.03%) Elasticsearch
11 57 (2.92%) IIS
12 50 (2.56%) SharePoint
13 28 (1.44%) Kentico
14 24 (1.23%) Camunda
14 24 (1.23%) Oracle Workflow
15 19 (0.97%) Apache Solr
16 15 (0.77%) Sitefinity
17 14 (0.72%) Cloud Foundry
18 13 (0.67%) ColdFusion
19 11 (0.56%) Joomla!
Applications
1 62 (3.18%) Microsoft Excel
2 59 (3.03%) Photoshop
3 58 (2.97%) Microsoft Office
4 56 (2.87%) Chatbot
5 35 (1.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 34 (1.74%) Sketch
7 31 (1.59%) InVision
7 31 (1.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 27 (1.38%) Adobe Illustrator
9 22 (1.13%) Campfire
10 12 (0.62%) Adobe Premiere
11 11 (0.56%) Microsoft Project
12 9 (0.46%) InDesign
13 6 (0.31%) FrameMaker
13 6 (0.31%) UserZoom
14 4 (0.21%) MS Visio
15 3 (0.15%) Adobe XD
15 3 (0.15%) CINEMA 4D
16 1 (0.051%) Adobe After Effects
16 1 (0.051%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 72 (3.69%) Shopify
2 46 (2.36%) Magento
3 33 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
4 24 (1.23%) Oracle BPM
5 17 (0.87%) Payment Gateway
6 9 (0.46%) Eloqua
7 7 (0.36%) Adobe Campaign
8 6 (0.31%) Odoo
8 6 (0.31%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 5 (0.26%) Visualfiles
9 5 (0.26%) Workfront
10 4 (0.21%) Elite 3E
11 3 (0.15%) Social Studio
11 3 (0.15%) Workday HCM
12 2 (0.10%) OpenCart
12 2 (0.10%) Raiser's Edge
12 2 (0.10%) SAP Hybris
12 2 (0.10%) Teamcenter
13 1 (0.051%) SAP S/4HANA
13 1 (0.051%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 412 (21.13%) AWS
2 356 (18.26%) Azure
3 195 (10.00%) Serverless
4 140 (7.18%) SaaS
5 130 (6.67%) GCP
6 119 (6.10%) Google Analytics
7 109 (5.59%) GitHub
8 104 (5.33%) npm
9 78 (4.00%) AWS Lambda
10 64 (3.28%) Power Platform
11 60 (3.08%) AWS CloudFormation
12 55 (2.82%) Amplience
13 51 (2.62%) Cloud Computing
13 51 (2.62%) Figma
14 49 (2.51%) Microsoft 365
15 42 (2.15%) Amazon S3
16 41 (2.10%) PaaS
17 39 (2.00%) CloudFront
18 38 (1.95%) Amazon EC2
19 34 (1.74%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (2.26%) Intranet
2 43 (2.21%) Broadband
2 43 (2.21%) HTTP
3 40 (2.05%) DNS
4 23 (1.18%) Internet
5 16 (0.82%) DHCP
6 12 (0.62%) SSH
6 12 (0.62%) SSL
7 11 (0.56%) Extranet
8 10 (0.51%) DMZ
8 10 (0.51%) FTP
9 9 (0.46%) LAN
9 9 (0.46%) WAN
10 7 (0.36%) Unified Communications
10 7 (0.36%) Wi-Fi
11 5 (0.26%) VPN
12 3 (0.15%) Remote Desktop
13 2 (0.10%) WebEx
14 1 (0.051%) 4G
14 1 (0.051%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 219 (11.23%) MySQL
2 159 (8.15%) SQL Server
3 145 (7.44%) NoSQL
4 114 (5.85%) MongoDB
5 101 (5.18%) PostgreSQL
6 76 (3.90%) Relational Database
7 50 (2.56%) Power BI
8 42 (2.15%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 29 (1.49%) Amazon RDS
10 21 (1.08%) Spork
11 19 (0.97%) Amazon Aurora
11 19 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
12 18 (0.92%) RDBMS
13 17 (0.87%) Apache Cassandra
14 16 (0.82%) MariaDB
14 16 (0.82%) Metadata
15 14 (0.72%) Big Data
15 14 (0.72%) Redis
16 13 (0.67%) BigQuery
17 11 (0.56%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 469 (24.05%) Git (software)
2 193 (9.90%) JIRA
3 100 (5.13%) webpack
4 93 (4.77%) Maven
5 89 (4.56%) Jenkins
6 74 (3.79%) Gradle
7 61 (3.13%) JUnit
8 59 (3.03%) gulp
8 59 (3.03%) Mocha
9 56 (2.87%) Grunt
10 55 (2.82%) GitLab
11 53 (2.72%) Bitbucket
11 53 (2.72%) Cypress.io
12 40 (2.05%) Babel
13 39 (2.00%) Subversion
14 38 (1.95%) Selenium
14 38 (1.95%) Visual Studio
15 36 (1.85%) Xcode
16 34 (1.74%) Cucumber
17 29 (1.49%) Mockito
General
1 490 (25.13%) Marketing
2 419 (21.49%) Social Skills
3 301 (15.44%) Finance
4 197 (10.10%) Analytical Skills
5 169 (8.67%) Publishing
6 131 (6.72%) Retail
7 120 (6.15%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 119 (6.10%) Games
9 116 (5.95%) Banking
10 112 (5.74%) Advertising
11 81 (4.15%) Organisational Skills
12 63 (3.23%) Legal
13 49 (2.51%) Telecoms
14 46 (2.36%) Presentation Skills
14 46 (2.36%) Public Sector
15 30 (1.54%) Law
16 24 (1.23%) Influencing Skills
17 18 (0.92%) Pharmaceutical
18 16 (0.82%) Financial Institution
19 15 (0.77%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 948 (48.62%) Developer
2 227 (11.64%) Senior Developer
3 188 (9.64%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 168 (8.62%) Software Engineer
5 157 (8.05%) Web Developer
6 134 (6.87%) PHP Developer
7 128 (6.56%) .NET Developer
8 118 (6.05%) Analyst
9 114 (5.85%) Full Stack Developer
10 104 (5.33%) Architect
11 68 (3.49%) Solutions Architect
12 66 (3.38%) Junior
13 53 (2.72%) Java Engineer
14 52 (2.67%) Junior Developer
15 50 (2.56%) Digital Developer
15 50 (2.56%) Lead Developer
16 49 (2.51%) Product Manager
17 48 (2.46%) Project Manager
17 48 (2.46%) Senior Software Engineer
18 45 (2.31%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 897 (46.00%) HTML
2 800 (41.03%) CSS
3 530 (27.18%) React
4 343 (17.59%) .NET
5 302 (15.49%) AngularJS
6 297 (15.23%) Node.js
7 284 (14.56%) Sass
8 259 (13.28%) HTML5
9 237 (12.15%) REST
10 187 (9.59%) GraphQL
11 184 (9.44%) Vue.js
12 165 (8.46%) jQuery
13 154 (7.90%) RESTful
14 147 (7.54%) CSS3
15 129 (6.62%) ASP.NET
16 114 (5.85%) Spring
17 108 (5.54%) .NET Core
18 101 (5.18%) React Native
19 98 (5.03%) Web Services
20 93 (4.77%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 569 (29.18%) User Experience
2 151 (7.74%) Mobile App
3 92 (4.72%) Self-Motivation
4 88 (4.51%) Management Information System
5 73 (3.74%) Social Media
6 68 (3.49%) Blog
7 50 (2.56%) Legacy Code
8 47 (2.41%) Cloud Native
8 47 (2.41%) iPad
9 36 (1.85%) Data Structures
10 27 (1.38%) iPhone
11 26 (1.33%) Algorithms
12 23 (1.18%) Greenfield Project
12 23 (1.18%) Virtual Team
12 23 (1.18%) W3C
13 22 (1.13%) Marketing Technology
14 21 (1.08%) Analytical Mindset
14 21 (1.08%) Podcast
15 18 (0.92%) BBC
16 17 (0.87%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 94 (4.82%) Windows
2 89 (4.56%) Apple iOS
3 70 (3.59%) Linux
4 62 (3.18%) Android
5 30 (1.54%) Windows Server
6 19 (0.97%) Unix
6 19 (0.97%) Windows 10
7 13 (0.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (0.41%) Ubuntu
9 3 (0.15%) Solaris
10 2 (0.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.10%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.10%) Windows Server 2016
10 2 (0.10%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.051%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 985 (50.51%) Agile
2 568 (29.13%) Content Management
3 425 (21.79%) DevOps
4 424 (21.74%) Web Development
5 388 (19.90%) Analytics
6 342 (17.54%) E-Commerce
7 339 (17.38%) Software Engineering
8 316 (16.21%) Front End Development
9 299 (15.33%) CI/CD
10 291 (14.92%) Scrum
11 282 (14.46%) Problem-Solving
12 248 (12.72%) SEO
13 247 (12.67%) Full Stack Development
14 222 (11.38%) UX Design
15 221 (11.33%) TDD
16 215 (11.03%) Project Management
17 204 (10.46%) MVC
18 196 (10.05%) Microservices
19 172 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
20 166 (8.51%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1,000 (51.28%) JavaScript
2 371 (19.03%) SQL
3 353 (18.10%) PHP
4 334 (17.13%) Java
5 328 (16.82%) TypeScript
6 306 (15.69%) C#
7 210 (10.77%) Python
8 90 (4.62%) Ruby
9 88 (4.51%) ES6
10 56 (2.87%) Go
11 52 (2.67%) T-SQL
12 51 (2.62%) C
13 39 (2.00%) PowerShell
14 34 (1.74%) Apple Swift
15 27 (1.38%) Objective-C
16 15 (0.77%) Bash
17 14 (0.72%) JSX
18 13 (0.67%) Rust
19 12 (0.62%) VB
20 11 (0.56%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 178 (9.13%) Degree
2 73 (3.74%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (0.56%) Numerate Degree
4 8 (0.41%) PMI Certification
5 7 (0.36%) DBS Check
6 6 (0.31%) Security Cleared
7 5 (0.26%) Oracle Certification
8 4 (0.21%) AWS Certification
8 4 (0.21%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 4 (0.21%) OCPJP
8 4 (0.21%) PMP
8 4 (0.21%) SC Cleared
8 4 (0.21%) Sun Certification
9 3 (0.15%) CAPM
9 3 (0.15%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.15%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (0.10%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.10%) ISEB
10 2 (0.10%) PhD
10 2 (0.10%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 199 (10.21%) Accessibility
2 191 (9.79%) QA
3 60 (3.08%) GDPR
4 54 (2.77%) WCAG
5 19 (0.97%) PCI DSS
6 9 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 9 (0.46%) PMO
7 6 (0.31%) PSD2
7 6 (0.31%) SLA
8 4 (0.21%) Data Quality
8 4 (0.21%) WAI
System Software
1 245 (12.56%) Docker
2 24 (1.23%) Active Directory
3 16 (0.82%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.051%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.051%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 94 (4.82%) Kubernetes
2 48 (2.46%) Terraform
3 29 (1.49%) Ansible
4 24 (1.23%) Istio
5 22 (1.13%) Kibana
6 12 (0.62%) Puppet
7 10 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
8 7 (0.36%) Single Sign-On
9 4 (0.21%) Bugsnag
9 4 (0.21%) Microsoft Intune
10 3 (0.15%) TeamSite
11 2 (0.10%) Cisco CUCM
11 2 (0.10%) HP Quality Center
12 1 (0.051%) Cisco UCCE
12 1 (0.051%) Grafana
12 1 (0.051%) Hadoop YARN
12 1 (0.051%) MIIS
12 1 (0.051%) Prometheus
12 1 (0.051%) SCCM
12 1 (0.051%) WSUS
Vendors
1 255 (13.08%) Google
2 225 (11.54%) Microsoft
3 223 (11.44%) Adobe
4 179 (9.18%) Sitecore
5 65 (3.33%) Salesforce.com
6 60 (3.08%) Oracle
7 42 (2.15%) Apple
8 37 (1.90%) Optimizely
9 31 (1.59%) IBM
10 29 (1.49%) Atlassian
11 28 (1.44%) Pardot
12 25 (1.28%) Facebook
12 25 (1.28%) Twitter
13 24 (1.23%) Confluent
14 20 (1.03%) Cisco
15 16 (0.82%) hybris
16 15 (0.77%) Demandware
17 12 (0.62%) Instagram
17 12 (0.62%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
17 12 (0.62%) Sun