The median annual salary for a Content Manager was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 24 June 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
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 837 887 906
Rank change year-on-year +50 +19  
Permanent jobs requiring a Content Manager 20 22 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.024% 0.024% 0.043%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.025% 0.025% 0.045%
Number of salaries quoted 11 17 27
Median salary £40,000 £57,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.43% +43.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,800 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £27,750 £32,500
% change year-on-year +26.12% -14.61%  

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 79382 89280 100510
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 95.99% 96.54% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 65298 76096 83752
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 24 June 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 24 June 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 +23 10 £40,750 -29.13% 4
South East +48 4 £55,000 +100.00% 3
East Midlands - 3 £40,000 -
West Midlands +8 2 £28,750 +2.67%
South West - 1 £40,000 -
Content Manager
UK

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 27 (54.00%) Marketing
2 23 (46.00%) Analytics
3 21 (42.00%) SEO
4 19 (38.00%) Blog
4 19 (38.00%) Social Media
5 14 (28.00%) CMS
6 13 (26.00%) Finance
7 12 (24.00%) Content Management
8 11 (22.00%) HTML
8 11 (22.00%) Google Analytics
9 10 (20.00%) Copywriting
9 10 (20.00%) Content Marketing
9 10 (20.00%) Publishing
10 8 (16.00%) Adobe
10 8 (16.00%) Google
10 8 (16.00%) User Experience
10 8 (16.00%) Marketing Automation
11 7 (14.00%) Digital Marketing
11 7 (14.00%) Marketing Strategy
11 7 (14.00%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (14.00%) CSS
12 6 (12.00%) Banking
12 6 (12.00%) Retail
12 6 (12.00%) Brand Awareness
12 6 (12.00%) Infographics
12 6 (12.00%) Content Marketing Strategy
12 6 (12.00%) Demand Generation
13 5 (10.00%) Content Writing
13 5 (10.00%) Link Building
13 5 (10.00%) Adobe Experience Manager

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 14 (28.00%) CMS
2 5 (10.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 4 (8.00%) WordPress
4 3 (6.00%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (2.00%) Drupal
5 1 (2.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (6.00%) Photoshop
3 2 (4.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (2.00%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (2.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Magento
1 1 (2.00%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 11 (22.00%) Google Analytics
2 4 (8.00%) AdWords
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.00%) Big Data
1 1 (2.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Grunt
2 1 (2.00%) Axure RP
2 1 (2.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (2.00%) JIRA
General
1 27 (54.00%) Marketing
2 13 (26.00%) Finance
3 10 (20.00%) Publishing
4 6 (12.00%) Banking
4 6 (12.00%) Brand Awareness
4 6 (12.00%) Retail
5 4 (8.00%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (6.00%) Legal
7 1 (2.00%) Advertising
7 1 (2.00%) Retail Banking
7 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (22.00%) HTML
2 7 (14.00%) CSS
3 2 (4.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (4.00%) Apache Flex
3 2 (4.00%) Backbone.js
3 2 (4.00%) HTML5
3 2 (4.00%) jQuery
3 2 (4.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (2.00%) XML
4 1 (2.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 19 (38.00%) Blog
1 19 (38.00%) Social Media
2 8 (16.00%) User Experience
3 4 (8.00%) iPad
4 3 (6.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.00%) Graphic Design
5 2 (4.00%) Pharmacovigilance
6 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.00%) Contract for Difference
6 1 (2.00%) Derivative
6 1 (2.00%) FMCG
6 1 (2.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (2.00%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.00%) Linux
1 1 (2.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (46.00%) Analytics
2 21 (42.00%) SEO
3 12 (24.00%) Content Management
4 10 (20.00%) Content Marketing
4 10 (20.00%) Copywriting
5 8 (16.00%) Marketing Automation
6 7 (14.00%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (14.00%) Digital Marketing
6 7 (14.00%) Marketing Strategy
7 6 (12.00%) Content Marketing Strategy
7 6 (12.00%) Demand Generation
7 6 (12.00%) Infographics
8 5 (10.00%) Content Writing
8 5 (10.00%) Link Building
9 4 (8.00%) CRM
9 4 (8.00%) Digital Content Management
9 4 (8.00%) Project Management
9 4 (8.00%) Social Media Marketing
10 3 (6.00%) Web Analytics
10 3 (6.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (4.00%) Java
2 2 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (6.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) QA
2 3 (6.00%) WCAG
Vendors
1 8 (16.00%) Adobe
1 8 (16.00%) Google
2 4 (8.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.00%) Sitecore
4 2 (4.00%) Interwoven
5 1 (2.00%) IBM
5 1 (2.00%) Kofax
5 1 (2.00%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.00%) Tableau
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