Period
to 7 March 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 7 March 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Content Management System (CMS)
England > London
6 months to
7 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 226 270 217
Rank change year-on-year +44 -53 -37
Permanent jobs citing CMS 377 619 1,002
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 1.34% 1.24% 1.63%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.44% 8.45% 9.72%
Number of salaries quoted 354 528 764
Median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £56,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +2.68% +1.82%
10th Percentile £37,000 £37,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £93,750 £91,250 £82,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 London with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 3,992 7,329 10,307
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 14.14% 14.68% 16.75%
Number of salaries quoted 3,203 6,035 8,439
Median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% -
10th Percentile £41,250 £35,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £95,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.80% +3.00% -

CMS
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for CMS in London

CMS
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for CMS in London

CMS
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing CMS in London over the 6 months to 7 March 2021.

Salary histogram for CMS in London

CMS
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CMS within the London region over the 6 months to 7 March 2021. 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
Central London +27 60 £62,500 +4.17% 24
South London +23 7 £60,500 +27.37% 1
West London +41 5 £43,750 -37.50% 8
East London +12 2 £57,500 +2.22% 7
North London - 2 £65,000 - 5
CMS
England

For the 6 months to 7 March 2021, 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 London region with a requirement for CMS.

1 167 (44.30%) Agile Software Development
2 148 (39.26%) JavaScript
3 133 (35.28%) Content Management
4 128 (33.95%) HTML
5 98 (25.99%) CSS
6 94 (24.93%) Marketing
7 85 (22.55%) E-Commerce
8 77 (20.42%) Azure
9 67 (17.77%) PHP
10 66 (17.51%) Java
10 66 (17.51%) Sitecore CMS
10 66 (17.51%) Sitecore
10 66 (17.51%) DevOps
10 66 (17.51%) React
11 64 (16.98%) Finance
12 61 (16.18%) Web Development
12 61 (16.18%) .NET
13 59 (15.65%) AWS
14 49 (13.00%) User Experience
14 49 (13.00%) Analytics
14 49 (13.00%) MySQL
15 46 (12.20%) SEO
15 46 (12.20%) Git (software)
15 46 (12.20%) WordPress
16 44 (11.67%) AngularJS
17 43 (11.41%) C#
17 43 (11.41%) Retail
17 43 (11.41%) Node.js
17 43 (11.41%) Umbraco
18 42 (11.14%) Microservices

CMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 66 (17.51%) Sitecore CMS
2 46 (12.20%) WordPress
3 43 (11.41%) Umbraco
4 34 (9.02%) Drupal
5 30 (7.96%) Confluence
6 27 (7.16%) EPiServer
7 25 (6.63%) Headless CMS
8 18 (4.77%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 15 (3.98%) Apache
10 8 (2.12%) Kentico
11 7 (1.86%) Apache Spark
11 7 (1.86%) SharePoint
12 5 (1.33%) Sitefinity
12 5 (1.33%) WebSphere
13 4 (1.06%) Alfresco
13 4 (1.06%) Content Management Server
14 3 (0.80%) Elasticsearch
15 2 (0.53%) Apache Solr
15 2 (0.53%) IIS
15 2 (0.53%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 8 (2.12%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (1.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (1.86%) Microsoft Project
3 6 (1.59%) Photoshop
4 5 (1.33%) Figma
4 5 (1.33%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.53%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.53%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.53%) Adobe Premiere
5 2 (0.53%) Chatbot
5 2 (0.53%) Sketch
6 1 (0.27%) Adobe XD
Business Applications
1 21 (5.57%) Shopify
2 19 (5.04%) SAP Hybris
3 16 (4.24%) Payment Gateway
4 15 (3.98%) Magento
5 4 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (0.80%) WebTrends
7 1 (0.27%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 77 (20.42%) Azure
2 59 (15.65%) AWS
3 21 (5.57%) Serverless
4 18 (4.77%) GCP
4 18 (4.77%) Google Analytics
5 16 (4.24%) SaaS
6 13 (3.45%) GitHub
7 9 (2.39%) Amazon ECS
7 9 (2.39%) AWS Lambda
7 9 (2.39%) npm
8 7 (1.86%) Amazon S3
8 7 (1.86%) Apigee
8 7 (1.86%) OpenShift
9 6 (1.59%) Power Platform
10 4 (1.06%) Bitrise
10 4 (1.06%) Firebase
10 4 (1.06%) Microsoft 365
11 3 (0.80%) Azure Functions
11 3 (0.80%) Heroku
11 3 (0.80%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.59%) Intranet
2 4 (1.06%) HTTP
2 4 (1.06%) Wireless
3 3 (0.80%) SMS
4 2 (0.53%) DNS
4 2 (0.53%) VPN
5 1 (0.27%) Internet
5 1 (0.27%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (13.00%) MySQL
2 30 (7.96%) SQL Server
3 15 (3.98%) Azure SQL Database
4 13 (3.45%) MongoDB
5 10 (2.65%) Relational Database
6 7 (1.86%) Amazon Redshift
6 7 (1.86%) Jackrabbit
6 7 (1.86%) NoSQL
6 7 (1.86%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (1.59%) Power BI
8 4 (1.06%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.53%) Big Data
9 2 (0.53%) BigQuery
9 2 (0.53%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.53%) GIS
9 2 (0.53%) Redis
10 1 (0.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.27%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.27%) Couchbase
10 1 (0.27%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 46 (12.20%) Git (software)
2 35 (9.28%) JIRA
3 25 (6.63%) Jenkins
4 11 (2.92%) webpack
5 10 (2.65%) Visual Studio
6 7 (1.86%) Babel
7 6 (1.59%) gulp
7 6 (1.59%) Visual Studio Team System
8 4 (1.06%) Cucumber
8 4 (1.06%) Cypress.io
8 4 (1.06%) SonarQube
9 2 (0.53%) Appium
9 2 (0.53%) Grunt
9 2 (0.53%) Karma Test Runner
9 2 (0.53%) Mocha
9 2 (0.53%) PHPUnit
9 2 (0.53%) Selenium
9 2 (0.53%) Sinon.JS
9 2 (0.53%) Visual Website Optimizer
10 1 (0.27%) Vagrant
General
1 94 (24.93%) Marketing
2 64 (16.98%) Finance
3 43 (11.41%) Retail
4 18 (4.77%) Legal
5 16 (4.24%) Advertising
5 16 (4.24%) Games
5 16 (4.24%) Publishing
6 15 (3.98%) Banking
7 8 (2.12%) Electronics
8 7 (1.86%) Aerospace
9 5 (1.33%) Public Sector
10 4 (1.06%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.80%) Telecoms
12 2 (0.53%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.27%) Automotive
13 1 (0.27%) German Language
13 1 (0.27%) Mandarin Language
13 1 (0.27%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 184 (48.81%) Developer
2 46 (12.20%) Architect
3 44 (11.67%) Senior Developer
4 38 (10.08%) Web Developer
5 36 (9.55%) Project Manager
6 26 (6.90%) Full Stack Developer
7 23 (6.10%) .NET Developer
7 23 (6.10%) Solutions Architect
8 22 (5.84%) CMS Developer
9 19 (5.04%) Digital Project Manager
9 19 (5.04%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 17 (4.51%) JavaScript Developer
10 17 (4.51%) React Developer
11 16 (4.24%) Digital Architect
11 16 (4.24%) Java Developer
12 15 (3.98%) Analyst
12 15 (3.98%) Software Manager
13 13 (3.45%) PHP Developer
13 13 (3.45%) Senior Manager
13 13 (3.45%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 128 (33.95%) HTML
2 98 (25.99%) CSS
3 66 (17.51%) React
4 61 (16.18%) .NET
5 44 (11.67%) AngularJS
6 43 (11.41%) Node.js
7 40 (10.61%) Vue.js
8 31 (8.22%) HTML5
9 30 (7.96%) Laravel
10 28 (7.43%) ASP.NET
10 28 (7.43%) GraphQL
11 24 (6.37%) XML
12 23 (6.10%) jQuery
12 23 (6.10%) LAMP
13 22 (5.84%) CSS3
14 21 (5.57%) Web Services
15 20 (5.31%) REST
15 20 (5.31%) Sass
16 18 (4.77%) JSON
17 11 (2.92%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 49 (13.00%) User Experience
2 32 (8.49%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (6.10%) Mobile App
4 19 (5.04%) Social Media
5 14 (3.71%) Greenfield Project
5 14 (3.71%) iPad
6 11 (2.92%) Marketing Technology
7 8 (2.12%) Management Information System
8 6 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (1.59%) Self-Motivation
9 5 (1.33%) BBC
9 5 (1.33%) Online Gambling
9 5 (1.33%) Photography
9 5 (1.33%) Podcast
10 4 (1.06%) Animation
10 4 (1.06%) Mobile Computing
10 4 (1.06%) Virtual Team
11 3 (0.80%) Blog
11 3 (0.80%) Client/Server
12 2 (0.53%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 23 (6.10%) Linux
2 21 (5.57%) Apple iOS
3 14 (3.71%) Windows
4 13 (3.45%) Android
5 2 (0.53%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.27%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (44.30%) Agile Software Development
2 133 (35.28%) Content Management
3 85 (22.55%) E-Commerce
4 66 (17.51%) DevOps
5 61 (16.18%) Web Development
6 49 (13.00%) Analytics
7 46 (12.20%) SEO
8 42 (11.14%) Microservices
9 38 (10.08%) Project Management
9 38 (10.08%) Test Automation
10 37 (9.81%) Scrum
11 34 (9.02%) Front End Development
11 34 (9.02%) Problem-Solving
12 33 (8.75%) MVC
13 31 (8.22%) CRM
14 30 (7.96%) Project Delivery
15 29 (7.69%) Computer Science
16 26 (6.90%) Mentoring
17 25 (6.63%) BDD
17 25 (6.63%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 148 (39.26%) JavaScript
2 67 (17.77%) PHP
3 66 (17.51%) Java
4 43 (11.41%) C#
5 37 (9.81%) SQL
6 21 (5.57%) TypeScript
7 17 (4.51%) Python
8 7 (1.86%) Ruby
8 7 (1.86%) T-SQL
9 6 (1.59%) PHP 5
10 5 (1.33%) ES6
11 4 (1.06%) Apple Swift
12 3 (0.80%) Apex Code
12 3 (0.80%) C++
12 3 (0.80%) PHP 7
13 2 (0.53%) C
13 2 (0.53%) Java 8
14 1 (0.27%) Kotlin
14 1 (0.27%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.27%) VB
Qualifications
1 37 (9.81%) Degree
2 16 (4.24%) SC Cleared
2 16 (4.24%) Security Cleared
3 9 (2.39%) Computer Science Degree
4 7 (1.86%) PhD
4 7 (1.86%) Sun Certification
5 4 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.80%) Postgraduate
7 2 (0.53%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.27%) ISEB
8 1 (0.27%) Linux+ Certification
8 1 (0.27%) MCSE
8 1 (0.27%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (5.57%) QA
2 2 (0.53%) GDPR
3 1 (0.27%) NCSC
3 1 (0.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 26 (6.90%) Docker
2 4 (1.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 22 (5.84%) Kubernetes
2 4 (1.06%) Terraform
3 3 (0.80%) Ansible
4 2 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.53%) Puppet
5 1 (0.27%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 66 (17.51%) Sitecore
2 41 (10.88%) Adobe
3 39 (10.34%) Microsoft
4 35 (9.28%) Google
5 25 (6.63%) hybris
6 20 (5.31%) Salesforce.com
6 20 (5.31%) SAP
7 13 (3.45%) Elastic Path
8 9 (2.39%) Atlassian
8 9 (2.39%) Zend
9 8 (2.12%) ServiceNow
10 7 (1.86%) Marketo
10 7 (1.86%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
11 5 (1.33%) Demandware
11 5 (1.33%) HubSpot
11 5 (1.33%) OpenText
12 4 (1.06%) VMware
12 4 (1.06%) Xamarin
13 3 (0.80%) Pardot
13 3 (0.80%) Remedy