Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Content Management System (CMS)
UK > England
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 183 190 159
Rank change year-on-year +7 -31 -33
Permanent jobs citing CMS 3260 3209 4316
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.92% 1.80% 2.11%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.99% 9.86% 11.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2846 2832 3695
England median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.43% -1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £69,975 £65,750
UK median annual salary £45,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +1.25% -

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 29674 32562 38672
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 17.50% 18.26% 18.92%
Number of salaries quoted 24203 27697 32386
England median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,250 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £73,750
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 21 November 2017.

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 21 November 2017. 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 +7 1461 £55,000 +10.00% 82
South East +38 647 £42,500 +2.41% 58
North of England -3 431 £37,500 +11.11% 48
Midlands +21 345 £35,000 +11.11% 23
North West -2 237 £40,000 +14.29% 26
West Midlands +7 229 £35,000 +16.67% 13
South West +6 203 £35,000 -6.67% 18
Yorkshire -2 179 £35,625 +9.62% 20
East of England -15 173 £35,000 -3.45% 13
East Midlands +53 116 £35,000 - 8
North East -7 15 £38,531 +10.09% 2
CMS
UK

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing CMS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for CMS.

1 1711 (52.48%) JavaScript
2 1668 (51.17%) HTML
3 1517 (46.53%) CSS
4 1255 (38.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1186 (36.38%) .NET
6 1014 (31.10%) MVC
7 1002 (30.74%) C#
8 887 (27.21%) Web Development
9 865 (26.53%) Content Management
10 846 (25.95%) jQuery
11 829 (25.43%) PHP
12 751 (23.04%) ASP.NET
13 665 (20.40%) HTML5
14 647 (19.85%) E-Commerce
15 616 (18.90%) SQL Server
16 611 (18.74%) Marketing
17 601 (18.44%) AngularJS
18 593 (18.19%) Microsoft
19 573 (17.58%) SQL
20 517 (15.86%) Umbraco
21 510 (15.64%) Finance
22 509 (15.61%) Sitecore CMS
22 509 (15.61%) Sitecore
23 493 (15.12%) MySQL
24 486 (14.91%) Git (software)
25 477 (14.63%) User Experience
26 472 (14.48%) ASP.NET MVC
27 448 (13.74%) Scrum
28 437 (13.40%) CSS3
29 435 (13.34%) WordPress

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
1 517 (15.86%) Umbraco
2 509 (15.61%) Sitecore CMS
3 435 (13.34%) WordPress
4 305 (9.36%) Drupal
5 260 (7.98%) EPiServer
6 115 (3.53%) Apache
7 108 (3.31%) Joomla!
8 105 (3.22%) Kentico
8 105 (3.22%) WebSphere
9 95 (2.91%) IIS
10 88 (2.70%) SharePoint
11 76 (2.33%) Sitefinity
12 71 (2.18%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 67 (2.06%) Apache Solr
14 59 (1.81%) Tomcat
15 58 (1.78%) Confluence
16 48 (1.47%) Elasticsearch
17 39 (1.20%) CoreMedia CMS
18 38 (1.17%) DNN
19 37 (1.13%) Alfresco
Applications
1 202 (6.20%) Photoshop
2 107 (3.28%) Microsoft Office
3 96 (2.94%) Adobe Illustrator
4 63 (1.93%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 35 (1.07%) Microsoft Excel
6 26 (0.80%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 22 (0.67%) InDesign
8 14 (0.43%) OmniGraffle
9 9 (0.28%) FrameMaker
10 8 (0.25%) Chatbot
11 7 (0.21%) MS Visio
12 6 (0.18%) InVision
12 6 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
13 5 (0.15%) InfoPath
14 4 (0.12%) Acrobat
14 4 (0.12%) Adobe After Effects
14 4 (0.12%) RoboHelp
14 4 (0.12%) Snagit
15 3 (0.092%) EngageOne
15 3 (0.092%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 226 (6.93%) Magento
2 48 (1.47%) Payment Gateway
3 44 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
4 25 (0.77%) SAP Hybris
5 21 (0.64%) Shopify
6 20 (0.61%) Eloqua
7 19 (0.58%) Adobe Campaign
8 15 (0.46%) SDL Web 8
9 13 (0.40%) VisionPLUS
10 12 (0.37%) OpenCart
11 11 (0.34%) WebTrends
12 9 (0.28%) Salesforce.com CRM
13 5 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
13 5 (0.15%) SessionCam
13 5 (0.15%) Social Studio
14 4 (0.12%) nopCommerce
14 4 (0.12%) Unica
15 3 (0.092%) osCommerce
16 2 (0.061%) SAP Business One
16 2 (0.061%) Sprinklr
Cloud Services
1 244 (7.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 176 (5.40%) Amazon AWS
3 136 (4.17%) GitHub
4 129 (3.96%) SaaS
5 112 (3.44%) Google Analytics
6 61 (1.87%) PaaS
7 56 (1.72%) npm
8 50 (1.53%) IaaS
9 30 (0.92%) Office 365
10 28 (0.86%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 28 (0.86%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 23 (0.71%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 20 (0.61%) Amazon EC2
12 20 (0.61%) Basecamp
13 18 (0.55%) AdWords
14 17 (0.52%) Amazon S3
15 16 (0.49%) Adobe Analytics
16 15 (0.46%) AWS CloudFormation
17 14 (0.43%) Sage Pay
18 12 (0.37%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 104 (3.19%) Internet
2 88 (2.70%) Firewall
3 87 (2.67%) BGP
4 81 (2.48%) OSPF
5 79 (2.42%) Intranet
6 72 (2.21%) DNS
6 72 (2.21%) WAN
7 71 (2.18%) MPLS
8 69 (2.12%) HTTP
9 66 (2.02%) Cisco Nexus
9 66 (2.02%) EIGRP
9 66 (2.02%) Wireless
10 65 (1.99%) VoIP
11 64 (1.96%) IPsec
12 61 (1.87%) Unified Communications
13 60 (1.84%) Cisco IOS
14 56 (1.72%) TCP/IP
15 45 (1.38%) VPN
16 41 (1.26%) LAN
17 39 (1.20%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 616 (18.90%) SQL Server
2 493 (15.12%) MySQL
3 151 (4.63%) NoSQL
4 88 (2.70%) Relational Database
5 75 (2.30%) MongoDB
6 56 (1.72%) Big Data
6 56 (1.72%) MariaDB
7 55 (1.69%) Apache Cassandra
8 48 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 40 (1.23%) Redis
10 39 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
11 32 (0.98%) PostgreSQL
12 28 (0.86%) SQL Server 2014
13 27 (0.83%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 27 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
14 23 (0.71%) Couchbase
15 22 (0.67%) RDBMS
16 21 (0.64%) Amazon RDS
17 16 (0.49%) InterSystems Cache
17 16 (0.49%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 486 (14.91%) Git (software)
2 219 (6.72%) JIRA
3 194 (5.95%) Team Foundation Server
4 175 (5.37%) Visual Studio
5 143 (4.39%) Subversion
6 126 (3.87%) Jenkins
7 118 (3.62%) gulp
8 105 (3.22%) Grunt
9 93 (2.85%) NUnit
10 88 (2.70%) Selenium
11 65 (1.99%) TeamCity
12 56 (1.72%) Octopus Deploy
13 42 (1.29%) JUnit
14 36 (1.10%) Mercurial
15 35 (1.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 32 (0.98%) webpack
17 27 (0.83%) Karma Test Runner
18 26 (0.80%) Axure RP
18 26 (0.80%) SpecFlow
18 26 (0.80%) WebDriver
General
1 611 (18.74%) Marketing
2 510 (15.64%) Finance
3 242 (7.42%) Retail
4 160 (4.91%) Advertising
5 133 (4.08%) Banking
6 116 (3.56%) Publishing
7 87 (2.67%) Telecoms
8 76 (2.33%) Games
9 67 (2.06%) Back Office
10 62 (1.90%) Multimedia
11 55 (1.69%) Manufacturing
12 52 (1.60%) Automotive
13 51 (1.56%) Military
14 47 (1.44%) Electronics
15 46 (1.41%) Legal
16 39 (1.20%) Law
17 25 (0.77%) Financial Institution
18 15 (0.46%) Investment Banking
19 12 (0.37%) Retail Banking
20 11 (0.34%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 2011 (61.69%) Developer
2 619 (18.99%) .NET Developer
3 465 (14.26%) PHP Developer
4 441 (13.53%) Web Developer
5 385 (11.81%) Senior Developer
6 306 (9.39%) C# Developer
7 267 (8.19%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 260 (7.98%) C# .NET Developer
9 212 (6.50%) HTML Developer
10 201 (6.17%) JavaScript Developer
11 168 (5.15%) HTML CSS Developer
12 161 (4.94%) CMS Developer
12 161 (4.94%) Lead Developer
13 142 (4.36%) ASP.NET Developer
14 140 (4.29%) Senior .NET Developer
15 137 (4.20%) Full Stack Developer
16 135 (4.14%) Analyst
16 135 (4.14%) Architect
17 131 (4.02%) .NET Web Developer
18 117 (3.59%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1668 (51.17%) HTML
2 1517 (46.53%) CSS
3 1186 (36.38%) .NET
4 846 (25.95%) jQuery
5 751 (23.04%) ASP.NET
6 665 (20.40%) HTML5
7 601 (18.44%) AngularJS
8 472 (14.48%) ASP.NET MVC
9 437 (13.40%) CSS3
10 313 (9.60%) Sass
11 297 (9.11%) Web Services
12 282 (8.65%) Node.js
13 253 (7.76%) Laravel
14 240 (7.36%) XML
15 225 (6.90%) .NET Framework
16 222 (6.81%) RESTful
17 218 (6.69%) ASP.NET Web API
17 218 (6.69%) React
18 213 (6.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 209 (6.41%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 477 (14.63%) User Experience
2 313 (9.60%) Mobile App
3 169 (5.18%) Analytical Skills
4 137 (4.20%) Social Media
5 113 (3.47%) Computer Science
6 98 (3.01%) Greenfield Project
7 80 (2.45%) Management Information System
8 63 (1.93%) Clustering
9 45 (1.38%) Enterprise Software
10 44 (1.35%) e-Learning
11 41 (1.26%) Client/Server
12 40 (1.23%) Data Centre
12 40 (1.23%) iPad
13 39 (1.20%) N-Tier
14 35 (1.07%) Digital Media
15 25 (0.77%) Graphic Design
16 24 (0.74%) Animation
16 24 (0.74%) Blog
17 23 (0.71%) Cloud Native
17 23 (0.71%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 262 (8.04%) Linux
2 176 (5.40%) Windows
3 96 (2.94%) Apple iOS
4 86 (2.64%) Android
5 77 (2.36%) Unix
5 77 (2.36%) Windows Server
6 22 (0.67%) Mac OS X
7 17 (0.52%) Windows 7
8 14 (0.43%) Ubuntu
9 12 (0.37%) CentOS
9 12 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
10 11 (0.34%) Windows 10
11 10 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (0.15%) HPUX
12 5 (0.15%) Solaris
13 3 (0.092%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.031%) Debian
14 1 (0.031%) Oracle Linux
14 1 (0.031%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1255 (38.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1014 (31.10%) MVC
3 887 (27.21%) Web Development
4 865 (26.53%) Content Management
5 647 (19.85%) E-Commerce
6 448 (13.74%) Scrum
7 388 (11.90%) Front End Development
8 384 (11.78%) TDD
9 326 (10.00%) CRM
10 314 (9.63%) OO
11 293 (8.99%) Analytics
12 282 (8.65%) Continuous Integration
13 260 (7.98%) SEO
14 226 (6.93%) Unit Testing
15 224 (6.87%) Project Management
16 222 (6.81%) Responsive Web Design
17 221 (6.78%) Digital Marketing
18 215 (6.60%) Software Engineering
19 203 (6.23%) Test Automation
20 201 (6.17%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1711 (52.48%) JavaScript
2 1002 (30.74%) C#
3 829 (25.43%) PHP
4 573 (17.58%) SQL
5 356 (10.92%) Java
6 106 (3.25%) Python
7 101 (3.10%) T-SQL
8 45 (1.38%) Ruby
9 39 (1.20%) XPath
10 38 (1.17%) C
10 38 (1.17%) ES6
11 34 (1.04%) TypeScript
12 33 (1.01%) PHP 7
13 32 (0.98%) PowerShell
14 29 (0.89%) VB.NET
15 27 (0.83%) Bash Shell
16 19 (0.58%) VB
17 17 (0.52%) C++
17 17 (0.52%) Perl
17 17 (0.52%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 340 (10.43%) Degree
2 75 (2.30%) Cisco Certification
3 69 (2.12%) CCNP
4 60 (1.84%) CCIE
4 60 (1.84%) CCVP
5 52 (1.60%) Computer Science Degree
6 40 (1.23%) Security Cleared
7 27 (0.83%) CCNP Voice
8 24 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
9 23 (0.71%) ISEB
9 23 (0.71%) SC Cleared
10 17 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
11 15 (0.46%) CCDE
12 10 (0.31%) CCNA
13 9 (0.28%) ISTQB
14 8 (0.25%) CBAP
15 5 (0.15%) MCDST
15 5 (0.15%) MCP
15 5 (0.15%) MCSA
15 5 (0.15%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 205 (6.29%) QA
2 50 (1.53%) SLA
3 22 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 20 (0.61%) ISO 9001
5 16 (0.49%) WCAG
6 13 (0.40%) GDPR
7 11 (0.34%) PCI DSS
8 10 (0.31%) Data Quality
9 9 (0.28%) WAI
10 7 (0.21%) GCP
11 5 (0.15%) PMO
12 2 (0.061%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 2 (0.061%) SSAE 16
13 1 (0.031%) DO-178B
13 1 (0.031%) Section 508
System Software
1 92 (2.82%) Docker
2 69 (2.12%) Active Directory
3 34 (1.04%) VMware Infrastructure
4 23 (0.71%) vSphere
5 5 (0.15%) Hyper-V
5 5 (0.15%) VirtualBox
6 4 (0.12%) Virtual Desktop
7 3 (0.092%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (0.092%) Varnish
7 3 (0.092%) XenApp
8 2 (0.061%) Gluster
8 2 (0.061%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (0.061%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.031%) Firmware
9 1 (0.031%) LXC
9 1 (0.031%) OpenSIPS
9 1 (0.031%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 73 (2.24%) Cisco CUCM
2 60 (1.84%) Cisco UCCE
2 60 (1.84%) Cisco UCCX
3 35 (1.07%) Ansible
4 33 (1.01%) Puppet
5 31 (0.95%) Opscode Chef
6 18 (0.55%) TeamSite
7 16 (0.49%) Terraform
8 14 (0.43%) Nagios
9 8 (0.25%) cPanel
9 8 (0.25%) Pingdom
9 8 (0.25%) SCOM
10 7 (0.21%) Capistrano
11 5 (0.15%) Kibana
11 5 (0.15%) SCCM
12 4 (0.12%) Kubernetes
13 3 (0.092%) Icinga
13 3 (0.092%) Prometheus
13 3 (0.092%) Tivoli
13 3 (0.092%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 593 (18.19%) Microsoft
2 509 (15.61%) Sitecore
3 292 (8.96%) Adobe
4 172 (5.28%) Google
5 144 (4.42%) Oracle
6 92 (2.82%) hybris
6 92 (2.82%) IBM
7 89 (2.73%) Cisco
8 69 (2.12%) ATG
9 64 (1.96%) SAP
10 60 (1.84%) Zend
11 45 (1.38%) Demandware
12 37 (1.13%) Apple
12 37 (1.13%) VMware
13 36 (1.10%) Xerox
14 35 (1.07%) Twitter
15 34 (1.04%) Xamarin
16 33 (1.01%) Palo Alto
16 33 (1.01%) Riverbed
17 31 (0.95%) Alterian