Period
to 24 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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 24 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Content Management System (CMS)
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 68 62 67
Rank change year-on-year -6 +5 -15
Permanent jobs citing CMS 20 24 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 2.32% 2.82% 1.55%
As % of the Application Platforms category 20.62% 15.79% 8.51%
Number of salaries quoted 19 24 11
Lancashire median annual salary £30,750 £37,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.89% +13.85% +33.33%
10th Percentile £23,250 £32,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £40,750 £38,750 £45,000
North West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +14.29%

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 Lancashire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Lancashire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 97 152 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 11.24% 17.86% 18.22%
Number of salaries quoted 81 139 121
Lancashire median annual salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.94% -2.86% +4.48%
10th Percentile £23,250 £21,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £46,250 £60,000 £48,750
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%

CMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

Job postings citing CMS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Lancashire.

Job vacancy trend for CMS in Lancashire

CMS
Salary Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CMS in Lancashire.

Salary trend for CMS in Lancashire

CMS
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CMS in Lancashire over the 6 months to 24 May 2018.

Salary histogram for CMS in Lancashire

CMS
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CMS within the Lancashire region over the 6 months to 24 May 2018. 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
Blackburn +2 8 £24,500 -34.67% 1
Lancaster -12 7 £35,000 -5.41% 1
Preston 0 3 £42,500 +21.43% 1
Blackpool - 2 £40,000 -
CMS
North West

For the 6 months to 24 May 2018, IT jobs citing 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for CMS.

1 10 (50.00%) PHP
2 9 (45.00%) HTML
3 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (40.00%) Web Development
4 7 (35.00%) .NET
4 7 (35.00%) MySQL
4 7 (35.00%) CSS
4 7 (35.00%) jQuery
4 7 (35.00%) Magento
5 6 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 6 (30.00%) C#
5 6 (30.00%) Linux
5 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
5 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET
5 6 (30.00%) Ajax
5 6 (30.00%) Content Management
6 5 (25.00%) SQL
7 4 (20.00%) IIS
7 4 (20.00%) OO
7 4 (20.00%) Classic ASP
7 4 (20.00%) CRM
7 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 4 (20.00%) Web Design
7 4 (20.00%) MVC
7 4 (20.00%) Workflow
7 4 (20.00%) Google
7 4 (20.00%) Marketing
7 4 (20.00%) Google Analytics
7 4 (20.00%) Email Marketing

CMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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 4 (20.00%) IIS
2 2 (10.00%) WordPress
3 1 (5.00%) Apache
3 1 (5.00%) Drupal
3 1 (5.00%) Joomla!
3 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) Google Analytics
1 4 (20.00%) Google Tag Manager
2 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) Firewall
2 1 (5.00%) DNS
2 1 (5.00%) SAN
2 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) MySQL
2 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.00%) Subversion
General
1 4 (20.00%) Brand Awareness
1 4 (20.00%) Marketing
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (75.00%) Developer
2 9 (45.00%) PHP Developer
3 6 (30.00%) Web Developer
4 4 (20.00%) CMS Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Digital Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Digital Marketing Developer
4 4 (20.00%) HTML Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Marketing Web Developer
5 2 (10.00%) PHP Web Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Backend Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Copywriter
6 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
6 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce Web Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Head of Engineering
6 1 (5.00%) Head of Software Engineering
6 1 (5.00%) Head of Technology
6 1 (5.00%) IT Manager
6 1 (5.00%) IT Support
6 1 (5.00%) PHP Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (45.00%) HTML
2 7 (35.00%) .NET
2 7 (35.00%) CSS
2 7 (35.00%) jQuery
3 6 (30.00%) Ajax
3 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (20.00%) Classic ASP
4 4 (20.00%) RESTful
5 3 (15.00%) Laravel
6 2 (10.00%) .NET Framework
6 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 2 (10.00%) HTML5
6 2 (10.00%) REST
6 2 (10.00%) SOAP
6 2 (10.00%) Symfony
6 2 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (20.00%) User Experience
2 2 (10.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.00%) Animation
3 1 (5.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (40.00%) Web Development
2 6 (30.00%) Content Management
2 6 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (20.00%) A/B Testing
3 4 (20.00%) Analytics
3 4 (20.00%) Conversion Rate Optimisation
3 4 (20.00%) CRM
3 4 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
3 4 (20.00%) Email Marketing
3 4 (20.00%) Marketing Automation
3 4 (20.00%) MVC
3 4 (20.00%) OO
3 4 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
3 4 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 4 (20.00%) Web Application Development
3 4 (20.00%) Web Design
3 4 (20.00%) Workflow
4 3 (15.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) PHP
2 6 (30.00%) C#
3 5 (25.00%) SQL
4 4 (20.00%) PHP 7
5 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.00%) Docker
2 1 (5.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Google
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) VMware
3 1 (5.00%) Avaya
3 1 (5.00%) Sage
3 1 (5.00%) Zend