Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Content Manager was £38,750 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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

Content Manager
UK > England
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1113 1112 1186
Rank change year-on-year -1 +74 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Content Manager 46 73 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.027% 0.041% 0.044%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.029% 0.042% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 32 52 54
England median annual salary £38,750 £36,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.90% -19.44% +44.00%
10th Percentile £30,125 £26,250 £30,150
90th Percentile £52,500 £55,750 £52,250
UK median annual salary £37,500 £36,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.45% -19.44% +44.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 160513 172941 198856
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.70% 96.50% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 129735 146008 166765
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -

Content Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Content Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

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 6 months to 18 November 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 6 months to 18 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 -10 23 £40,000 +3.23%
South East +23 11 £35,000 -6.67% 3
Midlands +18 5 £42,590 +52.11% 1
East Midlands +40 3 £40,000 - 1
North of England +8 3 £35,363 +4.78% 1
Yorkshire +34 2 £31,432 +14.30%
West Midlands +9 2 £45,180 +61.36%
South West -9 2 £35,000 +7.69%
North West -19 1 £50,000 +25.00%
Content Manager
UK

Content Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 30 (65.22%) Marketing
2 26 (56.52%) Social Media
3 16 (34.78%) Content Management
3 16 (34.78%) CMS
3 16 (34.78%) SEO
4 14 (30.43%) Digital Marketing
5 11 (23.91%) Blog
5 11 (23.91%) Analytics
5 11 (23.91%) Retail
6 10 (21.74%) Finance
7 9 (19.57%) Publishing
7 9 (19.57%) Copywriting
7 9 (19.57%) Online Marketing
8 8 (17.39%) HTML
9 7 (15.22%) Digital Content Management
10 6 (13.04%) Content Marketing
11 5 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (10.87%) Drupal
11 5 (10.87%) E-Commerce
11 5 (10.87%) Project Management
11 5 (10.87%) Advertising
11 5 (10.87%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (10.87%) Banking
12 4 (8.70%) WebSphere
12 4 (8.70%) Degree
12 4 (8.70%) IBM
12 4 (8.70%) Unix
12 4 (8.70%) Linux
12 4 (8.70%) DB2
12 4 (8.70%) Web Development

Content Manager Skill Set
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 16 (34.78%) CMS
2 5 (10.87%) Drupal
3 4 (8.70%) WebSphere
3 4 (8.70%) WordPress
4 2 (4.35%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.17%) EPiServer
5 1 (2.17%) TYPO3
Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Photoshop
2 2 (4.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (4.35%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (4.35%) Adobe Premiere
2 2 (4.35%) Camtasia
2 2 (4.35%) InDesign
2 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (4.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (2.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Eloqua
1 2 (4.35%) Magento
2 1 (2.17%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.52%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.17%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.70%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (2.17%) JIRA
General
1 30 (65.22%) Marketing
2 11 (23.91%) Retail
3 10 (21.74%) Finance
4 9 (19.57%) Publishing
5 5 (10.87%) Advertising
5 5 (10.87%) Banking
6 4 (8.70%) Music Industry
7 2 (4.35%) Brand Awareness
7 2 (4.35%) Electronics
8 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
8 1 (2.17%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.39%) HTML
2 2 (4.35%) XML
3 1 (2.17%) Apache Flex
3 1 (2.17%) CSS
3 1 (2.17%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 26 (56.52%) Social Media
2 11 (23.91%) Blog
3 5 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.35%) User Experience
5 1 (2.17%) Animation
5 1 (2.17%) FMCG
5 1 (2.17%) Graphic Design
5 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.17%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.70%) Linux
1 4 (8.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (34.78%) Content Management
1 16 (34.78%) SEO
2 14 (30.43%) Digital Marketing
3 11 (23.91%) Analytics
4 9 (19.57%) Copywriting
4 9 (19.57%) Online Marketing
5 7 (15.22%) Digital Content Management
6 6 (13.04%) Content Marketing
7 5 (10.87%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (10.87%) E-Commerce
7 5 (10.87%) Project Management
8 4 (8.70%) Web Development
9 3 (6.52%) Web Design
10 2 (4.35%) Business Development
10 2 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (4.35%) CRM
10 2 (4.35%) DNA
10 2 (4.35%) Software Engineering
10 2 (4.35%) Telesales
10 2 (4.35%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.35%) JavaScript
1 2 (4.35%) SQL
2 1 (2.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (8.70%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (8.70%) IBM
2 3 (6.52%) Adobe
2 3 (6.52%) Facebook
2 3 (6.52%) Google
2 3 (6.52%) Twitter
3 2 (4.35%) Kofax
3 2 (4.35%) Marketo
4 1 (2.17%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.17%) SAP