Period
to 16 July 2019

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 16 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Content Management System (CMS)
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
16 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 87 70 70
Rank change year-on-year -17 0 -1
Permanent jobs citing CMS 11 16 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 1.07% 1.80% 2.53%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.80% 16.84% 16.30%
Number of salaries quoted 10 15 22
Lancashire median annual salary £29,500 £32,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.23% -12.16% +5.71%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £34,500 £40,000 £38,750
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 125 95 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 12.18% 10.69% 15.50%
Number of salaries quoted 79 83 122
Lancashire median annual salary £42,500 £33,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.87% -1.47% -4.90%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,253 £40,800 £51,750
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

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
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 16 July 2019. 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
Preston +10 5 £27,500 -63.33% 3
Nelson - 2 £31,500 -
Blackburn +10 1 £37,500 +53.06% 1
Blackpool -3 1 - -
Rossendale - 1 £32,500 -
CMS
North West

For the 6 months to 16 July 2019, 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 (90.91%) HTML
1 10 (90.91%) CSS
2 9 (81.82%) WordPress
3 8 (72.73%) User Experience
3 8 (72.73%) Adobe
4 7 (63.64%) Photoshop
4 7 (63.64%) Adobe Illustrator
5 5 (45.45%) InDesign
5 5 (45.45%) HTML5
5 5 (45.45%) CSS3
5 5 (45.45%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 5 (45.45%) A/B Testing
6 4 (36.36%) jQuery
6 4 (36.36%) Front End Development
6 4 (36.36%) Graphic Design
6 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
7 3 (27.27%) SEO
7 3 (27.27%) Photography
7 3 (27.27%) Content Management
7 3 (27.27%) Pay per click
7 3 (27.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 3 (27.27%) Motion Graphics
7 3 (27.27%) Marketing
7 3 (27.27%) Degree
7 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
7 3 (27.27%) Wireframes
7 3 (27.27%) Prototyping
8 2 (18.18%) Magento
8 2 (18.18%) LESS
8 2 (18.18%) Video Editing

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 9 (81.82%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (63.64%) Adobe Illustrator
1 7 (63.64%) Photoshop
2 5 (45.45%) InDesign
3 3 (27.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Magento
2 1 (9.09%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) MySQL
1 1 (9.09%) Redis
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
2 2 (18.18%) Subversion
General
1 3 (27.27%) Marketing
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Designer
1 7 (63.64%) Web Designer
2 6 (54.55%) Developer
3 5 (45.45%) Graphic Designer
4 4 (36.36%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (27.27%) UI Designer
5 3 (27.27%) UI/UX Designer
5 3 (27.27%) UX Designer
5 3 (27.27%) Web UI Designer
5 3 (27.27%) Web UI/UX Designer
6 2 (18.18%) Digital Designer
6 2 (18.18%) Digital Developer
6 2 (18.18%) Front End Web Designer
6 2 (18.18%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (18.18%) PHP Developer
6 2 (18.18%) Senior Designer
6 2 (18.18%) Senior Graphic Designer
6 2 (18.18%) Senior Web Designer
6 2 (18.18%) Web Developer
7 1 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) CSS
1 10 (90.91%) HTML
2 5 (45.45%) CSS3
2 5 (45.45%) HTML5
3 4 (36.36%) jQuery
4 2 (18.18%) JSON
4 2 (18.18%) LESS
5 1 (9.09%) .NET
5 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
5 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
5 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
5 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Core
5 1 (9.09%) LAMP
5 1 (9.09%) Node.js
5 1 (9.09%) Razor View Engine
5 1 (9.09%) React
5 1 (9.09%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 8 (72.73%) User Experience
2 4 (36.36%) Graphic Design
3 3 (27.27%) Motion Graphics
3 3 (27.27%) Photography
4 2 (18.18%) Video Editing
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) A/B Testing
2 4 (36.36%) Front End Development
3 3 (27.27%) Content Management
3 3 (27.27%) Pay per click
3 3 (27.27%) Prototyping
3 3 (27.27%) SEO
3 3 (27.27%) Wireframes
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) MVC
5 1 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
5 1 (9.09%) Migration
5 1 (9.09%) OO
5 1 (9.09%) OO PHP
5 1 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (9.09%) Scrum
5 1 (9.09%) Web Design
5 1 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
2 2 (18.18%) PHP
3 1 (9.09%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Adobe