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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Headless CMS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Headless CMS over the 6 months to 29 June 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Headless Content Management System (Headless CMS)
UK > England
6 months to
29 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 905 833 820
Rank change year-on-year -72 -13 +288
Permanent jobs citing Headless CMS 258 86 14
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.17% 0.091% 0.019%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.36% 0.73% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 62 56 6
10th Percentile £32,500 £42,000 £47,500
25th Percentile £46,250 £47,500 £50,938
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £77,500 £60,000 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year +29.17% -4.00% -
75th Percentile £98,125 £83,125 £81,563
90th Percentile £110,000 £100,000 £87,500
UK median annual salary £77,500 £53,750 £62,500
% change year-on-year +44.19% -14.00% -21.88%

Headless 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 18,945 11,817 9,495
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 12.71% 12.56% 12.97%
Number of salaries quoted 9,478 8,207 7,575
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,500
25th Percentile £41,250 £40,000 £39,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
75th Percentile £76,250 £73,750 £72,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £88,750 £87,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%

Headless CMS
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Headless CMS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Headless CMS in England

Headless CMS
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Headless CMS in England.

Salary trend for Headless CMS in England

Headless CMS
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Headless CMS in England over the 6 months to 29 June 2022.

Salary histogram for Headless CMS in England

Headless 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 Headless CMS within the England region over the 6 months to 29 June 2022. 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
Jobs
London -95 195 £77,500 -3.13% 10
North of England -52 38 £65,000 +7.88% 3
Yorkshire -20 28 £52,500 -
North West -72 10 £65,000 -1.89% 3
East of England - 10 £35,000 -
South East -72 8 £85,000 +70.00%
Midlands -68 5 £56,000 +33.33% 1
East Midlands - 3 £57,000 -
West Midlands -65 2 £50,000 +19.05% 1
Headless CMS
UK

For the 6 months to 29 June 2022, IT jobs citing Headless 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 Headless CMS.

1 230 (89.15%) CMS
2 167 (64.73%) TypeScript
3 165 (63.95%) AWS
4 158 (61.24%) JavaScript
5 157 (60.85%) React
6 155 (60.08%) Agile
7 118 (45.74%) Software Engineering
8 116 (44.96%) HTML
9 115 (44.57%) User Experience
10 113 (43.80%) SaaS
11 109 (42.25%) Python
12 108 (41.86%) CSS
13 106 (41.09%) Java
13 106 (41.09%) Node.js
14 101 (39.15%) Serverless
15 93 (36.05%) CI/CD
16 90 (34.88%) Games
17 88 (34.11%) Azure
18 83 (32.17%) Content Management
19 82 (31.78%) SQL
20 81 (31.40%) Ruby
20 81 (31.40%) Amplience
21 80 (31.01%) Marketing
21 80 (31.01%) NoSQL
22 79 (30.62%) DevOps
23 77 (29.84%) GraphQL
24 75 (29.07%) Finance
25 74 (28.68%) AngularJS
26 71 (27.52%) Scrum
26 71 (27.52%) SOLID

Headless 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
1 230 (89.15%) CMS
2 21 (8.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 18 (6.98%) Apache Solr
4 16 (6.20%) Drupal
5 14 (5.43%) Apache
6 11 (4.26%) Umbraco
6 11 (4.26%) WebSphere
7 10 (3.88%) WordPress
8 9 (3.49%) nginx
9 8 (3.10%) Confluence
9 8 (3.10%) OpenStack
10 7 (2.71%) Sitecore CMS
11 3 (1.16%) EPiServer
11 3 (1.16%) IIS
Applications
1 47 (18.22%) Chatbot
2 18 (6.98%) Sketch
3 2 (0.78%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.78%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.39%) Adobe XD
4 1 (0.39%) InVision
4 1 (0.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (5.43%) Shopify
2 9 (3.49%) Magento
3 3 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.39%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 165 (63.95%) AWS
2 113 (43.80%) SaaS
3 101 (39.15%) Serverless
4 88 (34.11%) Azure
5 81 (31.40%) Amplience
6 63 (24.42%) GCP
7 33 (12.79%) Contentful
7 33 (12.79%) Figma
7 33 (12.79%) npm
8 31 (12.02%) Amazon Alexa
9 28 (10.85%) SAP Commerce Cloud
10 21 (8.14%) Salesforce Commerce Cloud
11 19 (7.36%) GitHub
12 16 (6.20%) Dialogflow
12 16 (6.20%) Fastly
13 14 (5.43%) BigCommerce
13 14 (5.43%) Commercetools
14 13 (5.04%) Adobe Analytics
14 13 (5.04%) AWS CloudFormation
15 12 (4.65%) prismic.io
Communications & Networking
1 24 (9.30%) HTTP
2 12 (4.65%) SSH
3 11 (4.26%) DMZ
3 11 (4.26%) Extranet
3 11 (4.26%) FTP
3 11 (4.26%) Internet
4 1 (0.39%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (31.01%) NoSQL
2 26 (10.08%) MySQL
3 25 (9.69%) PostgreSQL
4 18 (6.98%) Apache Cassandra
5 9 (3.49%) MariaDB
5 9 (3.49%) Relational Database
6 7 (2.71%) DataStax
7 5 (1.94%) Amazon RDS
8 3 (1.16%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 55 (21.32%) Git (software)
2 36 (13.95%) webpack
3 28 (10.85%) Jenkins
4 20 (7.75%) JIRA
5 19 (7.36%) Gradle
5 19 (7.36%) JUnit
5 19 (7.36%) Maven
5 19 (7.36%) Mocha
5 19 (7.36%) Mockito
5 19 (7.36%) TestNG
6 17 (6.59%) Storybook
7 12 (4.65%) Cypress.io
8 8 (3.10%) Android Studio
8 8 (3.10%) Bitbucket
8 8 (3.10%) Xcode
9 6 (2.33%) Babel
10 4 (1.55%) Visual Studio Code
11 2 (0.78%) Grunt
11 2 (0.78%) gulp
12 1 (0.39%) GitLab
General
1 90 (34.88%) Games
2 80 (31.01%) Marketing
3 75 (29.07%) Finance
4 55 (21.32%) Retail
5 45 (17.44%) Analytical Skills
6 17 (6.59%) Banking
6 17 (6.59%) Social Skills
7 13 (5.04%) Publishing
8 5 (1.94%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 4 (1.55%) Back Office
10 1 (0.39%) Advertising
10 1 (0.39%) Legal
10 1 (0.39%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 103 (39.92%) Software Engineer
2 81 (31.40%) Developer
3 35 (13.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 28 (10.85%) Architect
5 24 (9.30%) Solutions Architect
6 22 (8.53%) Principal Engineer
6 22 (8.53%) Principal Software Engineer
7 20 (7.75%) Graduate
7 20 (7.75%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 15 (5.81%) Backend Developer
8 15 (5.81%) Technical Architect
9 14 (5.43%) E-Commerce Manager
9 14 (5.43%) Full Stack Developer
9 14 (5.43%) Lead Software Engineer
10 13 (5.04%) Delivery Manager
10 13 (5.04%) DevOps Engineer
10 13 (5.04%) Principal Architect
10 13 (5.04%) Principal Solutions Architect
10 13 (5.04%) Senior Developer
10 13 (5.04%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 157 (60.85%) React
2 116 (44.96%) HTML
3 108 (41.86%) CSS
4 106 (41.09%) Node.js
5 77 (29.84%) GraphQL
6 74 (28.68%) AngularJS
7 70 (27.13%) REST
8 66 (25.58%) HTML5
9 52 (20.16%) React Native
10 42 (16.28%) Next.js
11 34 (13.18%) Vue.js
12 33 (12.79%) Jest
13 27 (10.47%) Sass
14 22 (8.53%) MACH
15 19 (7.36%) Semantic HTML
15 19 (7.36%) Spring
15 19 (7.36%) Spring Boot
16 18 (6.98%) CSS3
17 17 (6.59%) GatsbyJS
18 16 (6.20%) Nuxt
Miscellaneous
1 115 (44.57%) User Experience
2 63 (24.42%) Cloud Native
3 28 (10.85%) Mobile App
4 26 (10.08%) Analytical Mindset
5 21 (8.14%) Management Information System
6 19 (7.36%) Data Structures
7 16 (6.20%) Algorithms
8 14 (5.43%) iPad
8 14 (5.43%) Self-Motivation
9 11 (4.26%) Blog
10 7 (2.71%) Blockchain
11 5 (1.94%) Greenfield Project
12 4 (1.55%) BBC
12 4 (1.55%) Data Protection Act
12 4 (1.55%) Legacy Code
12 4 (1.55%) Over-the-Top Content
13 2 (0.78%) Graphic Design
14 1 (0.39%) Acoustics
14 1 (0.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 1 (0.39%) Marketing Technology
Operating Systems
1 45 (17.44%) Android
1 45 (17.44%) Apple iOS
2 10 (3.88%) Linux
3 3 (1.16%) Windows
3 3 (1.16%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (60.08%) Agile
2 118 (45.74%) Software Engineering
3 93 (36.05%) CI/CD
4 83 (32.17%) Content Management
5 79 (30.62%) DevOps
6 71 (27.52%) Scrum
6 71 (27.52%) SOLID
7 68 (26.36%) Infrastructure as Code
8 67 (25.97%) Microservices
9 66 (25.58%) Personalization
10 59 (22.87%) Front End Development
11 58 (22.48%) Computer Science
12 57 (22.09%) E-Commerce
13 56 (21.71%) TDD
14 52 (20.16%) Clean Code
15 49 (18.99%) Continuous Delivery
15 49 (18.99%) Full Stack Development
15 49 (18.99%) Pair Programming
16 47 (18.22%) Conversational UI
17 41 (15.89%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 167 (64.73%) TypeScript
2 158 (61.24%) JavaScript
3 109 (42.25%) Python
4 106 (41.09%) Java
5 82 (31.78%) SQL
6 81 (31.40%) Ruby
7 59 (22.87%) Go
8 42 (16.28%) PHP
9 30 (11.63%) ES6
10 16 (6.20%) Rust
11 13 (5.04%) C#
12 8 (3.10%) Apple Swift
12 8 (3.10%) Kotlin
12 8 (3.10%) Objective-C
13 6 (2.33%) Scala
14 2 (0.78%) ES7
14 2 (0.78%) ES8
Qualifications
1 61 (23.64%) Degree
2 46 (17.83%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.39%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.39%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (18.60%) Accessibility
2 15 (5.81%) QA
3 3 (1.16%) GDPR
4 2 (0.78%) WCAG
System Software
1 9 (3.49%) Docker
Systems Management
1 22 (8.53%) Terraform
2 16 (6.20%) Kubernetes
3 13 (5.04%) Ansible
3 13 (5.04%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (7.36%) Adobe
2 16 (6.20%) Atlassian
2 16 (6.20%) Twitter
3 11 (4.26%) ATG
3 11 (4.26%) Google
3 11 (4.26%) IBM
3 11 (4.26%) Oracle
4 8 (3.10%) Salesforce.com
5 7 (2.71%) Sitecore
5 7 (2.71%) Xamarin
6 6 (2.33%) Microsoft
7 4 (1.55%) Freshdesk
7 4 (1.55%) Sage
8 1 (0.39%) SAP
8 1 (0.39%) YouTube