Period
to 19 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 19 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Headless Content Management System (Headless CMS)
England > London
6 months to
19 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 637 452 714
Rank change year-on-year -185 +262 -
Permanent jobs citing Headless CMS 68 13 28
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.13% 0.066% 0.052%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.93% 0.44% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 19 3 17
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £65,000 £95,000
Median % change year-on-year - -31.58% -
England median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £95,000
% change year-on-year -4.00% -34.21% +216.67%

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 London with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 7,305 2,975 8,364
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 14.47% 15.18% 15.40%
Number of salaries quoted 4,503 2,502 6,890
10th Percentile £38,750 £41,250 £32,500
25th Percentile £48,875 £51,250 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £67,500 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year -3.70% +8.00% +4.17%
75th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £80,000
90th Percentile £102,500 £103,750 £95,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

Headless CMS
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Headless CMS in London

Headless CMS
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Headless CMS in London

Headless CMS
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Headless CMS in London over the 6 months to 19 October 2021.

Salary histogram for Headless CMS in London

Headless 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 Headless CMS within the London region over the 6 months to 19 October 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 - 4 £67,500 - 1
West London - 1 £95,000 - 2
Headless CMS
England

For the 6 months to 19 October 2021, 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 London region with a requirement for Headless CMS.

1 60 (88.24%) CMS
1 60 (88.24%) React
2 57 (83.82%) JavaScript
3 50 (73.53%) CSS
4 47 (69.12%) HTML
5 46 (67.65%) Node.js
6 40 (58.82%) HTML5
7 38 (55.88%) User Experience
8 32 (47.06%) Problem-Solving
9 30 (44.12%) Agile Software Development
10 28 (41.18%) Sass
11 26 (38.24%) TDD
12 24 (35.29%) CSS3
12 24 (35.29%) GraphQL
12 24 (35.29%) ES6
13 23 (33.82%) SEO
13 23 (33.82%) E-Commerce
14 22 (32.35%) Marketing
14 22 (32.35%) TypeScript
14 22 (32.35%) Test Automation
15 21 (30.88%) GatsbyJS
16 20 (29.41%) Microservices
17 19 (27.94%) Redux
18 18 (26.47%) Front End Development
19 17 (25.00%) Next.js
20 16 (23.53%) webpack
20 16 (23.53%) React Native
20 16 (23.53%) AWS
21 15 (22.06%) Continuous Improvement
21 15 (22.06%) REST

Headless 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 60 (88.24%) CMS
2 3 (4.41%) Sitecore CMS
2 3 (4.41%) Umbraco
3 2 (2.94%) EPiServer
4 1 (1.47%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (4.41%) Figma
2 2 (2.94%) Adobe XD
3 1 (1.47%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 9 (13.24%) Shopify
2 5 (7.35%) SAP Hybris
3 4 (5.88%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 16 (23.53%) AWS
2 12 (17.65%) SaaS
3 7 (10.29%) Azure
3 7 (10.29%) GitHub
4 4 (5.88%) npm
5 3 (4.41%) GCP
5 3 (4.41%) Serverless
5 3 (4.41%) Twitch
6 2 (2.94%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (2.94%) Azure Functions
7 1 (1.47%) Cloud Functions
7 1 (1.47%) Dialogflow
7 1 (1.47%) Fastly
7 1 (1.47%) Firebase
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.94%) DNS
1 2 (2.94%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.29%) MySQL
1 7 (10.29%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.47%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (23.53%) webpack
2 12 (17.65%) Cucumber
2 12 (17.65%) Mocha
3 11 (16.18%) Git (software)
4 8 (11.76%) Storybook
5 4 (5.88%) ESLint
6 2 (2.94%) Axure RP
7 1 (1.47%) Babel
7 1 (1.47%) Grunt
7 1 (1.47%) gulp
General
1 22 (32.35%) Marketing
2 15 (22.06%) Social Skills
3 14 (20.59%) Pharmaceutical
4 13 (19.12%) Finance
5 7 (10.29%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (4.41%) Games
7 2 (2.94%) Advertising
7 2 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (39.71%) Developer
2 21 (30.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 10 (14.71%) Senior Developer
4 9 (13.24%) Web Developer
5 8 (11.76%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 8 (11.76%) JavaScript Developer
5 8 (11.76%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 8 (11.76%) Senior Web Developer
6 6 (8.82%) Full Stack Developer
7 5 (7.35%) Senior Web Engineer
7 5 (7.35%) Web Engineer
8 3 (4.41%) Architect
8 3 (4.41%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (2.94%) Digital Architect
9 2 (2.94%) Digital Solutions Architect
9 2 (2.94%) Senior Full Stack Developer
9 2 (2.94%) Senior JavaScript Developer
9 2 (2.94%) Software Engineer
10 1 (1.47%) Full Stack Web Developer
10 1 (1.47%) Senior Digital Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (88.24%) React
2 50 (73.53%) CSS
3 47 (69.12%) HTML
4 46 (67.65%) Node.js
5 40 (58.82%) HTML5
6 28 (41.18%) Sass
7 24 (35.29%) CSS3
7 24 (35.29%) GraphQL
8 21 (30.88%) GatsbyJS
9 19 (27.94%) Redux
10 17 (25.00%) Next.js
11 16 (23.53%) React Native
12 15 (22.06%) REST
13 12 (17.65%) Chai
13 12 (17.65%) LESS
13 12 (17.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 12 (17.65%) Web Services
14 9 (13.24%) AngularJS
15 8 (11.76%) Ember.js
16 6 (8.82%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 38 (55.88%) User Experience
2 12 (17.65%) Life Science
2 12 (17.65%) Virtual Team
3 9 (13.24%) Mobile App
4 7 (10.29%) Cloud Native
4 7 (10.29%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.94%) EPoS
5 2 (2.94%) Graphic Design
5 2 (2.94%) Social Media
6 1 (1.47%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.47%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.24%) Android
1 9 (13.24%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (47.06%) Problem-Solving
2 30 (44.12%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (38.24%) TDD
4 23 (33.82%) E-Commerce
4 23 (33.82%) SEO
5 22 (32.35%) Test Automation
6 20 (29.41%) Microservices
7 18 (26.47%) Front End Development
8 15 (22.06%) Continuous Improvement
9 14 (20.59%) BDD
9 14 (20.59%) DevOps
9 14 (20.59%) Web Development
10 13 (19.12%) Clean Code
10 13 (19.12%) Continuous Integration
10 13 (19.12%) Fintech
10 13 (19.12%) Full Stack Development
11 12 (17.65%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
12 11 (16.18%) Content Management
13 9 (13.24%) Jamstack
13 9 (13.24%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 57 (83.82%) JavaScript
2 24 (35.29%) ES6
3 22 (32.35%) TypeScript
4 12 (17.65%) ES7
5 8 (11.76%) Python
6 7 (10.29%) PHP
7 3 (4.41%) C#
8 1 (1.47%) Go
8 1 (1.47%) Java
8 1 (1.47%) Ruby
8 1 (1.47%) Rust
8 1 (1.47%) Scala
8 1 (1.47%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (2.94%) SC Cleared
1 2 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.82%) Accessibility
2 2 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.88%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.47%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 13 (19.12%) Samsung
2 8 (11.76%) hybris
3 5 (7.35%) Google
3 5 (7.35%) SAP
3 5 (7.35%) WooCommerce
4 4 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (4.41%) Microsoft
5 3 (4.41%) Sitecore
6 2 (2.94%) Adobe
6 2 (2.94%) ATG
6 2 (2.94%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.47%) Optimizely
7 1 (1.47%) Xamarin