Period
to 19 February 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 19 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Content Management System (CMS)
UK > England
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 185 196 170
Rank change year-on-year +11 -26 -44
Permanent jobs citing CMS 3,041 2,915 4,000
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.85% 1.78% 2.02%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.92% 9.96% 10.68%
Number of salaries quoted 2,618 2,547 3,525
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -1.18% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £70,000 £70,000
UK median annual salary £45,000 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +9.76% -3.53% +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 27,860 29,278 37,465
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 16.96% 17.89% 18.90%
Number of salaries quoted 23,160 24,625 31,613
England median annual salary £49,328 £46,235 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.69% +2.74% +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £73,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 February 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 19 February 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 +10 1,354 £55,000 +10.00% 203
South East +54 699 £42,500 +6.25% 82
North of England -2 411 £37,500 +7.14% 108
Midlands +2 272 £35,000 +2.94% 72
North West +20 232 £37,500 +7.14% 65
West Midlands +12 193 £35,000 - 30
South West -5 172 £35,000 - 48
Yorkshire 0 161 £35,000 - 34
East of England -56 134 £40,000 - 37
East Midlands -4 79 £35,000 +16.67% 42
North East -42 18 £35,000 - 9
CMS
UK

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 1,635 (53.77%) JavaScript
2 1,552 (51.04%) HTML
3 1,426 (46.89%) CSS
4 1,184 (38.93%) Agile Software Development
5 1,133 (37.26%) .NET
6 982 (32.29%) MVC
7 976 (32.09%) C#
8 902 (29.66%) Web Development
9 826 (27.16%) jQuery
10 821 (27.00%) PHP
11 789 (25.95%) Content Management
12 765 (25.16%) ASP.NET
13 589 (19.37%) SQL Server
14 569 (18.71%) E-Commerce
15 565 (18.58%) Umbraco
16 562 (18.48%) HTML5
17 555 (18.25%) AngularJS
18 522 (17.17%) MySQL
19 521 (17.13%) SQL
20 517 (17.00%) Microsoft
21 504 (16.57%) Marketing
22 495 (16.28%) ASP.NET MVC
23 494 (16.24%) Git (software)
24 471 (15.49%) WordPress
25 470 (15.46%) Sitecore CMS
25 470 (15.46%) Sitecore
26 432 (14.21%) User Experience
27 400 (13.15%) Front End Development
28 398 (13.09%) CSS3
29 394 (12.96%) Finance

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
1 565 (18.58%) Umbraco
2 471 (15.49%) WordPress
3 470 (15.46%) Sitecore CMS
4 285 (9.37%) Drupal
5 255 (8.39%) EPiServer
6 128 (4.21%) IIS
7 122 (4.01%) Apache
8 117 (3.85%) Kentico
9 92 (3.03%) Joomla!
10 88 (2.89%) SharePoint
11 63 (2.07%) Confluence
12 59 (1.94%) Sitefinity
13 54 (1.78%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 48 (1.58%) Apache Solr
15 47 (1.55%) WebSphere
16 43 (1.41%) nginx
17 42 (1.38%) Elasticsearch
18 41 (1.35%) DNN
19 37 (1.22%) Tomcat
20 33 (1.09%) Immediacy CMS
Applications
1 202 (6.64%) Photoshop
2 97 (3.19%) Microsoft Office
3 85 (2.80%) Adobe Illustrator
4 53 (1.74%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 34 (1.12%) Microsoft Excel
6 22 (0.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 16 (0.53%) InDesign
8 10 (0.33%) MS Visio
9 9 (0.30%) Chatbot
10 8 (0.26%) Adobe After Effects
10 8 (0.26%) Microsoft Project
11 7 (0.23%) FrameMaker
11 7 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
12 6 (0.20%) GIMP
13 4 (0.13%) Acrobat
13 4 (0.13%) Adobe Premiere
13 4 (0.13%) InVision
13 4 (0.13%) RoboHelp
13 4 (0.13%) Snagit
14 3 (0.099%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 192 (6.31%) Magento
2 44 (1.45%) Payment Gateway
3 31 (1.02%) Shopify
4 29 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
5 22 (0.72%) Eloqua
5 22 (0.72%) SAP Hybris
6 13 (0.43%) WebTrends
7 12 (0.39%) Adobe Campaign
8 9 (0.30%) CiviCRM
9 8 (0.26%) SDL Web 8
10 5 (0.16%) OpenCart
10 5 (0.16%) VisionPLUS
11 4 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
11 4 (0.13%) Sage 200
11 4 (0.13%) Salesforce.com CRM
12 3 (0.099%) osCommerce
12 3 (0.099%) Unit4 Business World
13 2 (0.066%) NetSuite
13 2 (0.066%) Sprinklr
13 2 (0.066%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 253 (8.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 181 (5.95%) Amazon AWS
3 98 (3.22%) Google Analytics
4 97 (3.19%) GitHub
5 91 (2.99%) SaaS
6 71 (2.33%) npm
7 43 (1.41%) PaaS
8 35 (1.15%) AdWords
9 32 (1.05%) Office 365
10 30 (0.99%) IaaS
11 27 (0.89%) Basecamp
12 25 (0.82%) Adobe Analytics
12 25 (0.82%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 23 (0.76%) Amazon EC2
14 21 (0.69%) Trello
15 20 (0.66%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 20 (0.66%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 18 (0.59%) AWS CloudFormation
17 16 (0.53%) Sage Pay
18 14 (0.46%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 101 (3.32%) Intranet
2 99 (3.26%) Firewall
3 71 (2.33%) Internet
4 55 (1.81%) BGP
4 55 (1.81%) OSPF
5 53 (1.74%) VoIP
6 52 (1.71%) DNS
6 52 (1.71%) WAN
7 49 (1.61%) MPLS
7 49 (1.61%) Unified Communications
8 47 (1.55%) TCP/IP
9 46 (1.51%) Cisco IOS
9 46 (1.51%) Cisco Nexus
9 46 (1.51%) EIGRP
9 46 (1.51%) IPsec
9 46 (1.51%) Wireless
10 42 (1.38%) HTTP
11 31 (1.02%) Network Security
12 28 (0.92%) Telepresence
13 26 (0.85%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 589 (19.37%) SQL Server
2 522 (17.17%) MySQL
3 156 (5.13%) NoSQL
4 95 (3.12%) MongoDB
5 61 (2.01%) Relational Database
6 50 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 45 (1.48%) MariaDB
8 44 (1.45%) Apache Cassandra
9 40 (1.32%) SQL Server 2014
10 38 (1.25%) SQL Server 2008
11 35 (1.15%) Couchbase
11 35 (1.15%) PostgreSQL
12 25 (0.82%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 25 (0.82%) Big Data
12 25 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
13 24 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
14 22 (0.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 20 (0.66%) Redis
16 18 (0.59%) Amazon RDS
17 12 (0.39%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 494 (16.24%) Git (software)
2 226 (7.43%) Visual Studio
3 205 (6.74%) JIRA
4 155 (5.10%) Team Foundation Server
5 142 (4.67%) Subversion
6 130 (4.27%) gulp
7 95 (3.12%) Grunt
8 88 (2.89%) Selenium
9 78 (2.56%) TeamCity
10 77 (2.53%) Octopus Deploy
11 62 (2.04%) Jenkins
12 47 (1.55%) webpack
13 45 (1.48%) Karma Test Runner
14 41 (1.35%) Bower
15 40 (1.32%) Mocha
16 35 (1.15%) Protractor
17 34 (1.12%) Sinon.JS
18 30 (0.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 30 (0.99%) Mercurial
19 25 (0.82%) JUnit
General
1 504 (16.57%) Marketing
2 394 (12.96%) Finance
3 134 (4.41%) Advertising
4 132 (4.34%) Retail
5 90 (2.96%) Banking
6 82 (2.70%) Publishing
7 44 (1.45%) Games
8 40 (1.32%) Back Office
9 39 (1.28%) Telecoms
10 33 (1.09%) Legal
11 25 (0.82%) Law
12 22 (0.72%) Multimedia
13 20 (0.66%) Manufacturing
14 19 (0.62%) Financial Institution
15 17 (0.56%) Investment Banking
16 16 (0.53%) Military
17 12 (0.39%) Retail Banking
18 10 (0.33%) Automotive
18 10 (0.33%) Electronics
19 8 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1,916 (63.01%) Developer
2 557 (18.32%) .NET Developer
3 464 (15.26%) Web Developer
4 416 (13.68%) PHP Developer
5 326 (10.72%) Senior Developer
6 299 (9.83%) C# Developer
7 274 (9.01%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 208 (6.84%) C# .NET Developer
9 175 (5.75%) JavaScript Developer
10 171 (5.62%) Lead Developer
11 167 (5.49%) HTML Developer
12 150 (4.93%) CMS Developer
13 137 (4.51%) Full Stack Developer
14 134 (4.41%) Analyst
15 132 (4.34%) HTML CSS Developer
16 122 (4.01%) .NET Web Developer
16 122 (4.01%) Sitecore Developer
17 119 (3.91%) ASP.NET Developer
18 111 (3.65%) Project Manager
19 109 (3.58%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,552 (51.04%) HTML
2 1,426 (46.89%) CSS
3 1,133 (37.26%) .NET
4 826 (27.16%) jQuery
5 765 (25.16%) ASP.NET
6 562 (18.48%) HTML5
7 555 (18.25%) AngularJS
8 495 (16.28%) ASP.NET MVC
9 398 (13.09%) CSS3
10 312 (10.26%) Sass
11 291 (9.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 286 (9.40%) Laravel
13 246 (8.09%) Node.js
14 236 (7.76%) XML
15 233 (7.66%) Web Services
16 222 (7.30%) .NET Framework
17 209 (6.87%) React
18 184 (6.05%) ASP.NET Web API
18 184 (6.05%) Symfony
19 176 (5.79%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 432 (14.21%) User Experience
2 326 (10.72%) Mobile App
3 165 (5.43%) Analytical Skills
4 131 (4.31%) Social Media
5 129 (4.24%) Computer Science
6 108 (3.55%) Greenfield Project
7 54 (1.78%) Clustering
8 46 (1.51%) Fintech
8 46 (1.51%) Management Information System
9 45 (1.48%) Data Centre
9 45 (1.48%) Linux Command Line
10 37 (1.22%) Cloud Native
11 33 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
12 32 (1.05%) e-Learning
13 30 (0.99%) Animation
14 29 (0.95%) Digital Media
14 29 (0.95%) Graphic Design
15 27 (0.89%) W3C
16 19 (0.62%) Client/Server
16 19 (0.62%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 271 (8.91%) Linux
2 126 (4.14%) Windows
3 71 (2.33%) Apple iOS
4 69 (2.27%) Unix
5 65 (2.14%) Android
6 59 (1.94%) Windows Server
7 22 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
8 17 (0.56%) Windows 7
9 14 (0.46%) Windows Server 2012
10 10 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 9 (0.30%) Debian
12 8 (0.26%) Windows 10
13 6 (0.20%) CentOS
14 4 (0.13%) HPUX
14 4 (0.13%) Mac OS
14 4 (0.13%) Mac OS X
14 4 (0.13%) Solaris
14 4 (0.13%) Windows Server 2003
15 3 (0.099%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,184 (38.93%) Agile Software Development
2 982 (32.29%) MVC
3 902 (29.66%) Web Development
4 789 (25.95%) Content Management
5 569 (18.71%) E-Commerce
6 400 (13.15%) Front End Development
7 317 (10.42%) Scrum
8 304 (10.00%) TDD
9 289 (9.50%) Analytics
10 277 (9.11%) CRM
11 276 (9.08%) OO
12 260 (8.55%) SEO
13 250 (8.22%) Software Engineering
14 227 (7.46%) Unit Testing
15 226 (7.43%) Continuous Integration
16 209 (6.87%) Responsive Web Design
17 207 (6.81%) Project Management
18 188 (6.18%) DevOps
19 185 (6.08%) Mentoring
19 185 (6.08%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 1,635 (53.77%) JavaScript
2 976 (32.09%) C#
3 821 (27.00%) PHP
4 521 (17.13%) SQL
5 293 (9.63%) Java
6 99 (3.26%) Python
7 94 (3.09%) T-SQL
8 57 (1.87%) PHP 7
9 44 (1.45%) VB.NET
10 43 (1.41%) Perl
10 43 (1.41%) PowerShell
11 42 (1.38%) C
12 40 (1.32%) Ruby
13 36 (1.18%) ES6
14 33 (1.09%) Bash Shell
15 25 (0.82%) VB
16 20 (0.66%) PHP 5
16 20 (0.66%) XPath
17 16 (0.53%) TypeScript
18 15 (0.49%) Go
Qualifications
1 325 (10.69%) Degree
2 59 (1.94%) Cisco Certification
3 55 (1.81%) Computer Science Degree
4 48 (1.58%) CCNP
5 46 (1.51%) CCIE
5 46 (1.51%) CCVP
6 20 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
7 18 (0.59%) CCNP Voice
8 16 (0.53%) ISTQB
9 15 (0.49%) CCDE
10 14 (0.46%) Security Cleared
11 13 (0.43%) CCNA
12 12 (0.39%) ISEB
13 7 (0.23%) SC Cleared
14 6 (0.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 5 (0.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 4 (0.13%) ITIL Certification
17 3 (0.099%) HND
17 3 (0.099%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 3 (0.099%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 187 (6.15%) QA
2 35 (1.15%) SLA
3 16 (0.53%) GDPR
3 16 (0.53%) WCAG
4 9 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (0.26%) ISO 9001
6 7 (0.23%) GCP
6 7 (0.23%) PMO
6 7 (0.23%) WAI
7 2 (0.066%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.066%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.033%) DO-178B
8 1 (0.033%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 102 (3.35%) Docker
2 50 (1.64%) Active Directory
3 25 (0.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (0.56%) vSphere
5 16 (0.53%) Hyper-V
6 9 (0.30%) Virtual Machines
6 9 (0.30%) VirtualBox
7 7 (0.23%) vCloud
7 7 (0.23%) VMware NSX
8 4 (0.13%) LXC
8 4 (0.13%) Virtual Desktop
8 4 (0.13%) XenApp
9 3 (0.099%) etcd
10 1 (0.033%) NFS
10 1 (0.033%) Varnish
10 1 (0.033%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.033%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 47 (1.55%) Cisco CUCM
2 46 (1.51%) Cisco UCCE
2 46 (1.51%) Cisco UCCX
3 45 (1.48%) Opscode Chef
4 42 (1.38%) Ansible
5 25 (0.82%) Puppet
6 14 (0.46%) Terraform
7 11 (0.36%) Kubernetes
8 9 (0.30%) SCOM
8 9 (0.30%) TeamSite
9 7 (0.23%) Capistrano
9 7 (0.23%) FortiGate
9 7 (0.23%) Pingdom
9 7 (0.23%) SCCM
9 7 (0.23%) Single Sign-On
10 6 (0.20%) Kibana
10 6 (0.20%) Microsoft Clustering
10 6 (0.20%) Plesk
10 6 (0.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 2 (0.066%) Packer
Vendors
1 517 (17.00%) Microsoft
2 470 (15.46%) Sitecore
3 254 (8.35%) Adobe
4 173 (5.69%) Google
5 110 (3.62%) Oracle
6 68 (2.24%) Zend
7 62 (2.04%) hybris
8 58 (1.91%) Cisco
9 51 (1.68%) ATG
9 51 (1.68%) IBM
10 45 (1.48%) Salesforce.com
11 41 (1.35%) Twitter
11 41 (1.35%) Xamarin
12 37 (1.22%) Palo Alto
13 35 (1.15%) Facebook
14 33 (1.09%) Alterian
15 29 (0.95%) SAP
16 28 (0.92%) Riverbed
17 26 (0.85%) Demandware
17 26 (0.85%) VMware