The median annual salary for a Content Manager was £34,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Content Manager
UK / England
Rank 804 894 911
Rank change year-on-year +90 +17  
Permanent jobs requiring a Content Manager 30 48 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.038% 0.050% 0.031%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.040% 0.051% 0.032%
Number of salaries quoted 26 36 24
Median salary £34,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.44% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £30,700 £27,150
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -23.52% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 75889 93457 96279
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.26% 96.43% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 63471 79007 79398
Median salary £46,000 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.09% +1.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Content Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured Content Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Content Manager in England

Content Manager
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Content Manager in England.

Salary trend for Content Manager in England

Content Manager
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Content Manager in England over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Content Manager in England

Content Manager
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Content Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +70 14 £60,000 +17.64% 3
South East +61 9 £37,500 -11.76% 1
North West -10 4 £22,500 -30.76%
South West - 2 - -
West Midlands +32 1 £27,500 -37.14%
Content Manager
UK

Content Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, Content Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring Content Manager in the job title.

1 37 (52.86%) Marketing
2 33 (47.14%) SEO
3 31 (44.29%) Analytics
4 27 (38.57%) Social Media
4 27 (38.57%) CMS
5 25 (35.71%) Content Management
6 21 (30.00%) Google Analytics
6 21 (30.00%) HTML
7 19 (27.14%) Blog
8 18 (25.71%) Google
9 16 (22.86%) Content Marketing
10 15 (21.43%) CSS
10 15 (21.43%) Adobe
11 14 (20.00%) Copywriting
11 14 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
11 14 (20.00%) Digital Content Management
12 12 (17.14%) Infographics
12 12 (17.14%) JavaScript
13 11 (15.71%) MS Excel
13 11 (15.71%) MS Office
13 11 (15.71%) Microsoft
13 11 (15.71%) Publishing
14 10 (14.29%) User Experience
15 9 (12.86%) Content Development
15 9 (12.86%) B2B
16 8 (11.43%) Java
16 8 (11.43%) MS PowerPoint
16 8 (11.43%) Marketing Automation
16 8 (11.43%) Content Marketing Strategy
16 8 (11.43%) Marketing Strategy

Content Manager Skill Set
Top Related 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 27 (38.57%) CMS
2 5 (7.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 5 (7.14%) WordPress
3 2 (2.86%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 11 (15.71%) MS Excel
1 11 (15.71%) MS Office
2 8 (11.43%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (10.00%) FrameMaker
3 7 (10.00%) MS Visio
4 3 (4.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (1.43%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 21 (30.00%) Google Analytics
2 4 (5.71%) AdWords
Development Applications
1 2 (2.86%) Grunt
2 1 (1.43%) JIRA
General
1 37 (52.86%) Marketing
2 11 (15.71%) Publishing
3 7 (10.00%) Advertising
4 6 (8.57%) Brand Awareness
5 5 (7.14%) Banking
6 4 (5.71%) Finance
6 4 (5.71%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (4.29%) Legal
7 3 (4.29%) Retail
8 2 (2.86%) Electronics
8 2 (2.86%) Telecoms
9 1 (1.43%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (30.00%) HTML
2 15 (21.43%) CSS
3 7 (10.00%) XML
4 3 (4.29%) AngularJS
4 3 (4.29%) jQuery
4 3 (4.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (2.86%) Apache Flex
5 2 (2.86%) Backbone.js
5 2 (2.86%) HTML5
6 1 (1.43%) LESS
6 1 (1.43%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 27 (38.57%) Social Media
2 19 (27.14%) Blog
3 10 (14.29%) User Experience
4 7 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (10.00%) e-Learning
5 4 (5.71%) Animation
5 4 (5.71%) iPad
6 3 (4.29%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.86%) Graphic Design
7 2 (2.86%) Pharmacovigilance
8 1 (1.43%) Digital Media
8 1 (1.43%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (47.14%) SEO
2 31 (44.29%) Analytics
3 25 (35.71%) Content Management
4 16 (22.86%) Content Marketing
5 14 (20.00%) Copywriting
5 14 (20.00%) Digital Content Management
5 14 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
6 12 (17.14%) Infographics
7 9 (12.86%) B2B
7 9 (12.86%) Content Development
8 8 (11.43%) Content Marketing Strategy
8 8 (11.43%) Marketing Automation
8 8 (11.43%) Marketing Strategy
9 7 (10.00%) Content Writing
9 7 (10.00%) Email Marketing
9 7 (10.00%) Workflow
9 7 (10.00%) Workflow Development
10 6 (8.57%) Pay per click
10 6 (8.57%) Project Management
11 5 (7.14%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 12 (17.14%) JavaScript
2 8 (11.43%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (5.71%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.29%) QA
1 3 (4.29%) WCAG
Vendors
1 18 (25.71%) Google
2 15 (21.43%) Adobe
3 11 (15.71%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.86%) Interwoven
4 2 (2.86%) Sitecore
4 2 (2.86%) Sophos
5 1 (1.43%) Facebook
5 1 (1.43%) Twitter
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