Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Content Management System (CMS)
UK > England
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 211 186 196
Rank change year-on-year -25 +10 -32
Permanent jobs citing CMS 2,496 3,184 3,146
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.68% 1.89% 1.80%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.38% 10.90% 9.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1,983 2,785 2,731
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% -
10th Percentile £28,050 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £75,000 £69,000
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 24,046 29,217 31,924
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 16.20% 17.36% 18.29%
Number of salaries quoted 19,438 23,908 27,032
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £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 13 December 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 13 December 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 -9 1,181 £55,000 - 152
South East -19 504 £45,000 +5.88% 88
North of England -10 308 £40,000 +6.67% 103
Midlands -20 219 £38,132 +8.95% 61
South West +7 181 £37,500 +7.14% 53
West Midlands -7 179 £38,132 +8.95% 35
Yorkshire +9 144 £42,500 +21.43% 38
North West -47 140 £40,000 - 52
East of England -28 102 £40,000 +7.38% 18
East Midlands -43 38 £38,250 +9.29% 26
North East +15 24 £37,500 -1.36% 13
CMS
UK

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 1,349 (54.05%) JavaScript
2 1,297 (51.96%) HTML
3 1,124 (45.03%) CSS
4 903 (36.18%) Agile Software Development
5 839 (33.61%) .NET
6 743 (29.77%) Content Management
7 736 (29.49%) C#
8 634 (25.40%) Web Development
9 594 (23.80%) MVC
10 569 (22.80%) jQuery
11 560 (22.44%) PHP
12 533 (21.35%) SQL
13 512 (20.51%) AngularJS
14 506 (20.27%) HTML5
15 480 (19.23%) Marketing
16 476 (19.07%) SQL Server
17 475 (19.03%) ASP.NET
18 414 (16.59%) E-Commerce
19 413 (16.55%) Finance
20 385 (15.42%) User Experience
21 384 (15.38%) Git (software)
22 383 (15.34%) Umbraco
23 379 (15.18%) Microsoft
24 378 (15.14%) Sitecore CMS
24 378 (15.14%) Sitecore
25 367 (14.70%) MySQL
26 351 (14.06%) CSS3
27 336 (13.46%) WordPress
28 330 (13.22%) Degree
29 321 (12.86%) Front End Development

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
1 383 (15.34%) Umbraco
2 378 (15.14%) Sitecore CMS
3 336 (13.46%) WordPress
4 199 (7.97%) EPiServer
5 155 (6.21%) Drupal
6 115 (4.61%) Kentico
7 108 (4.33%) SharePoint
8 96 (3.85%) Apache
9 90 (3.61%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 87 (3.49%) IIS
11 68 (2.72%) Sitefinity
12 59 (2.36%) nginx
13 46 (1.84%) Elasticsearch
14 44 (1.76%) Confluence
15 31 (1.24%) Apache Solr
16 30 (1.20%) DNN
17 28 (1.12%) Skype for Business
18 27 (1.08%) Immediacy CMS
19 22 (0.88%) Marvel
20 19 (0.76%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 93 (3.73%) Photoshop
2 63 (2.52%) Microsoft Office
3 36 (1.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 35 (1.40%) Microsoft Excel
5 27 (1.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 25 (1.00%) Adobe Illustrator
7 21 (0.84%) InVision
8 12 (0.48%) InDesign
9 10 (0.40%) Microsoft Project
9 10 (0.40%) MS Visio
10 9 (0.36%) FrameMaker
11 8 (0.32%) Adobe Premiere
12 6 (0.24%) Chatbot
12 6 (0.24%) Doxygen
13 5 (0.20%) Acrobat
14 4 (0.16%) Camtasia
14 4 (0.16%) EngageOne
15 2 (0.080%) Adobe After Effects
15 2 (0.080%) Adobe Captivate
15 2 (0.080%) Snapchat
Business Applications
1 110 (4.41%) Magento
2 49 (1.96%) SAP Hybris
3 35 (1.40%) Eloqua
4 27 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
5 24 (0.96%) SDL Web 8
6 22 (0.88%) Shopify
7 13 (0.52%) Payment Gateway
8 10 (0.40%) Misys Midas
9 9 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
10 7 (0.28%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 7 (0.28%) Visualfiles
11 6 (0.24%) Remedy ITSM
12 5 (0.20%) Adobe Campaign
12 5 (0.20%) Exstream
12 5 (0.20%) SAP CRM
13 2 (0.080%) HFM
13 2 (0.080%) Workday HCM
14 1 (0.040%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
14 1 (0.040%) CiviCRM
14 1 (0.040%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 318 (12.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 293 (11.74%) Amazon AWS
3 105 (4.21%) npm
4 77 (3.08%) GitHub
4 77 (3.08%) SaaS
5 74 (2.96%) Google Analytics
6 60 (2.40%) Office 365
7 44 (1.76%) IaaS
8 42 (1.68%) PaaS
9 38 (1.52%) Serverless
10 30 (1.20%) Google Cloud Platform
11 29 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
12 24 (0.96%) AWS CloudFormation
13 23 (0.92%) AWS Lambda
14 22 (0.88%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 21 (0.84%) Adobe Creative Cloud
16 20 (0.80%) Force.com
17 18 (0.72%) CloudFront
18 17 (0.68%) Amazon CloudWatch
19 16 (0.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 98 (3.93%) Internet
2 62 (2.48%) Intranet
3 52 (2.08%) DNS
4 43 (1.72%) Unified Communications
5 42 (1.68%) HTTP
6 39 (1.56%) Telepresence
7 38 (1.52%) WAN
8 36 (1.44%) VoIP
9 33 (1.32%) TCP/IP
10 30 (1.20%) Ethernet
10 30 (1.20%) Firewall
11 29 (1.16%) LAN
11 29 (1.16%) MPLS
12 28 (1.12%) H.323
12 28 (1.12%) Wireless
13 27 (1.08%) Cisco IOS
13 27 (1.08%) Cisco Nexus
14 25 (1.00%) BGP
15 23 (0.92%) EIGRP
15 23 (0.92%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 476 (19.07%) SQL Server
2 367 (14.70%) MySQL
3 146 (5.85%) NoSQL
4 140 (5.61%) MongoDB
5 72 (2.88%) Relational Database
6 59 (2.36%) Big Data
7 39 (1.56%) CouchDB
8 37 (1.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 33 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
10 31 (1.24%) Couchbase
11 30 (1.20%) SQL Server 2016
12 27 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 26 (1.04%) Blockchain
13 26 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
14 23 (0.92%) RDBMS
15 22 (0.88%) Redis
15 22 (0.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 18 (0.72%) Amazon RDS
16 18 (0.72%) Endeca
17 17 (0.68%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 384 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 158 (6.33%) gulp
3 156 (6.25%) Visual Studio
4 142 (5.69%) JIRA
5 118 (4.73%) Team Foundation Server
6 115 (4.61%) TeamCity
7 112 (4.49%) Selenium
8 91 (3.65%) Octopus Deploy
9 90 (3.61%) Grunt
9 90 (3.61%) Jenkins
10 80 (3.21%) Mocha
11 78 (3.13%) Karma Test Runner
12 75 (3.00%) webpack
13 70 (2.80%) Bower
14 64 (2.56%) Protractor
15 62 (2.48%) Sinon.JS
15 62 (2.48%) Subversion
16 28 (1.12%) Bitbucket
17 25 (1.00%) Jasmine
18 24 (0.96%) Cucumber
General
1 480 (19.23%) Marketing
2 413 (16.55%) Finance
3 144 (5.77%) Retail
4 95 (3.81%) Banking
5 93 (3.73%) Advertising
6 68 (2.72%) Publishing
7 36 (1.44%) Legal
8 35 (1.40%) Law
9 34 (1.36%) Games
10 22 (0.88%) Automotive
11 21 (0.84%) Back Office
12 19 (0.76%) Multimedia
13 18 (0.72%) Electronics
13 18 (0.72%) Telecoms
14 17 (0.68%) Manufacturing
15 13 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
16 11 (0.44%) Brand Awareness
17 10 (0.40%) General Ledger
18 6 (0.24%) French Language
19 5 (0.20%) German Language
Job Titles
1 1,477 (59.17%) Developer
2 390 (15.63%) .NET Developer
3 316 (12.66%) Web Developer
4 277 (11.10%) PHP Developer
5 231 (9.25%) Senior Developer
6 212 (8.49%) C# Developer
7 208 (8.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 143 (5.73%) Architect
9 142 (5.69%) Full Stack Developer
10 116 (4.65%) ASP.NET Developer
11 115 (4.61%) JavaScript Developer
12 108 (4.33%) C# .NET Developer
13 102 (4.09%) Lead Developer
14 100 (4.01%) HTML Developer
15 97 (3.89%) Project Manager
16 92 (3.69%) Software Developer
17 81 (3.25%) Analyst
18 75 (3.00%) CMS Developer
19 72 (2.88%) Senior Web Developer
20 69 (2.76%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,297 (51.96%) HTML
2 1,124 (45.03%) CSS
3 839 (33.61%) .NET
4 569 (22.80%) jQuery
5 512 (20.51%) AngularJS
6 506 (20.27%) HTML5
7 475 (19.03%) ASP.NET
8 351 (14.06%) CSS3
9 298 (11.94%) RESTful
10 265 (10.62%) React
11 258 (10.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 254 (10.18%) Web Services
13 250 (10.02%) Sass
14 230 (9.21%) ASP.NET MVC
15 213 (8.53%) ASP.NET Web API
16 204 (8.17%) REST
17 203 (8.13%) Node.js
18 181 (7.25%) XML
19 168 (6.73%) .NET Framework
20 161 (6.45%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 385 (15.42%) User Experience
2 160 (6.41%) Mobile App
3 153 (6.13%) Greenfield Project
4 105 (4.21%) Analytical Skills
5 102 (4.09%) Management Information System
6 89 (3.57%) Social Media
7 48 (1.92%) Virtual Team
8 47 (1.88%) Enterprise Software
9 46 (1.84%) Fintech
10 45 (1.80%) Self-Motivation
11 39 (1.56%) Data Centre
12 35 (1.40%) Cloud Native
13 29 (1.16%) Graphic Design
14 27 (1.08%) IPTV
14 27 (1.08%) Tandem
14 27 (1.08%) Video Conferencing
15 19 (0.76%) Client/Server
16 18 (0.72%) Digital Media
16 18 (0.72%) Private Cloud
17 17 (0.68%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 193 (7.73%) Linux
2 167 (6.69%) Windows
3 103 (4.13%) Apple iOS
4 80 (3.21%) Android
5 50 (2.00%) Windows Server
6 45 (1.80%) Unix
7 20 (0.80%) Windows Server 2012
8 18 (0.72%) Windows 10
9 16 (0.64%) Windows 7
9 16 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
10 10 (0.40%) Solaris
11 7 (0.28%) CentOS
11 7 (0.28%) Mac OS X
12 6 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 5 (0.20%) Windows NT
14 4 (0.16%) Windows Server 2003
15 3 (0.12%) Windows 8
16 2 (0.080%) Mac OS
17 1 (0.040%) Mac OS X Server
17 1 (0.040%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 903 (36.18%) Agile Software Development
2 743 (29.77%) Content Management
3 634 (25.40%) Web Development
4 594 (23.80%) MVC
5 414 (16.59%) E-Commerce
6 321 (12.86%) Front End Development
7 307 (12.30%) TDD
8 303 (12.14%) Problem-Solving
9 287 (11.50%) Software Engineering
10 260 (10.42%) Scrum
11 251 (10.06%) SEO
12 246 (9.86%) Analytics
13 217 (8.69%) DevOps
14 214 (8.57%) Project Management
15 213 (8.53%) Microservices
16 210 (8.41%) Continuous Improvement
16 210 (8.41%) OO
17 195 (7.81%) CRM
18 189 (7.57%) Test Automation
19 178 (7.13%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1,349 (54.05%) JavaScript
2 736 (29.49%) C#
3 560 (22.44%) PHP
4 533 (21.35%) SQL
5 237 (9.50%) Java
6 62 (2.48%) Python
6 62 (2.48%) T-SQL
7 59 (2.36%) ES6
8 58 (2.32%) PowerShell
9 47 (1.88%) Ruby
10 33 (1.32%) TypeScript
11 31 (1.24%) Bash Shell
12 30 (1.20%) Java 8
13 29 (1.16%) Apple Swift
14 26 (1.04%) VB
14 26 (1.04%) VB.NET
15 20 (0.80%) PHP 7
16 16 (0.64%) C
16 16 (0.64%) Go
17 15 (0.60%) C++
Qualifications
1 330 (13.22%) Degree
2 62 (2.48%) Computer Science Degree
3 34 (1.36%) SAFe Agilist
4 33 (1.32%) Cisco Certification
5 32 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
6 29 (1.16%) CCNP
7 27 (1.08%) CCIE
8 23 (0.92%) CCVP
9 19 (0.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 13 (0.52%) DBS Check
11 11 (0.44%) CCNP Voice
12 10 (0.40%) Master's Degree
12 10 (0.40%) Security Cleared
13 9 (0.36%) CCNA
13 9 (0.36%) HNC
13 9 (0.36%) HND
14 7 (0.28%) ISTQB
14 7 (0.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 6 (0.24%) MCPD
15 6 (0.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 142 (5.69%) QA
2 32 (1.28%) SLA
3 29 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 25 (1.00%) Data Quality
5 10 (0.40%) GDPR
5 10 (0.40%) ISO 20022
5 10 (0.40%) ISO 8583
6 7 (0.28%) PCI DSS
7 6 (0.24%) WCAG
8 5 (0.20%) SEPA
9 4 (0.16%) PMO
10 1 (0.040%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.040%) WAI
System Software
1 81 (3.25%) Docker
2 47 (1.88%) Active Directory
3 34 (1.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 22 (0.88%) Varnish
5 16 (0.64%) Virtual Desktop
6 12 (0.48%) Hyper-V
7 6 (0.24%) VMware Server
8 3 (0.12%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (0.12%) XenApp
8 3 (0.12%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.080%) LXC
9 2 (0.080%) VirtualBox
9 2 (0.080%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 58 (2.32%) Cisco CUCM
2 27 (1.08%) Ansible
2 27 (1.08%) Cisco UCCX
3 23 (0.92%) Cisco UCCE
4 19 (0.76%) Puppet
5 17 (0.68%) Kubernetes
6 16 (0.64%) HP Quality Center
6 16 (0.64%) Opscode Chef
7 14 (0.56%) SCOM
8 12 (0.48%) TeamSite
9 11 (0.44%) Microsoft Intune
9 11 (0.44%) Single Sign-On
10 9 (0.36%) EMC NetWorker
11 7 (0.28%) Capistrano
11 7 (0.28%) CloudHub
11 7 (0.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 5 (0.20%) cPanel
12 5 (0.20%) SCCM
13 3 (0.12%) Backup Exec
13 3 (0.12%) WSUS
Vendors
1 379 (15.18%) Microsoft
2 378 (15.14%) Sitecore
3 211 (8.45%) Adobe
4 121 (4.85%) Google
5 113 (4.53%) Oracle
6 86 (3.45%) Cisco
7 76 (3.04%) SAP
8 54 (2.16%) hybris
9 50 (2.00%) Zend
10 46 (1.84%) Salesforce.com
11 43 (1.72%) VMware
12 35 (1.40%) ATG
13 33 (1.32%) Marketo
14 28 (1.12%) Alias
14 28 (1.12%) Polycom
15 27 (1.08%) Alterian
16 23 (0.92%) Avaya
16 23 (0.92%) ServiceNow
17 22 (0.88%) Xamarin
18 20 (0.80%) MuleSoft