Period
to 25 July 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 25 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Headless Content Management System (Headless CMS)
England > London
6 months to
25 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 633 557 755
Rank change year-on-year -76 +198 -
Permanent jobs citing Headless CMS 57 7 7
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.13% 0.024% 0.012%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.87% 0.16% 0.076%
Number of salaries quoted 27 0 2
10th Percentile £54,000 " £72,500
25th Percentile £56,250 " £76,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 - £82,500
75th Percentile £86,875 " £88,750
90th Percentile £100,000 " £92,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £82,500
% change year-on-year -4.00% -24.24% +175.00%

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 6,588 4,509 9,196
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 14.71% 15.34% 16.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4,244 3,612 7,560
10th Percentile £41,250 £38,750 £33,975
25th Percentile £50,000 £48,500 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year - +4.00% +4.17%
75th Percentile £85,000 £83,000 £80,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £100,000 £95,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £53,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year +3.77% +1.92% +4.00%

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 +8 3 £47,500 - 3
Headless CMS
England

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 54 (94.74%) React
2 47 (82.46%) JavaScript
3 46 (80.70%) CMS
4 38 (66.67%) Node.js
5 35 (61.40%) CSS
6 34 (59.65%) HTML
7 33 (57.89%) HTML5
8 24 (42.11%) Problem-Solving
9 23 (40.35%) Agile Software Development
9 23 (40.35%) CSS3
10 22 (38.60%) E-Commerce
11 20 (35.09%) AWS
12 19 (33.33%) TDD
13 18 (31.58%) SEO
13 18 (31.58%) AngularJS
13 18 (31.58%) User Experience
13 18 (31.58%) ES6
13 18 (31.58%) Redux
14 17 (29.82%) Social Skills
14 17 (29.82%) Content Management
15 16 (28.07%) Sass
15 16 (28.07%) GraphQL
16 15 (26.32%) Microservices
16 15 (26.32%) BDD
16 15 (26.32%) Web Development
16 15 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
17 14 (24.56%) Git (software)
18 13 (22.81%) Azure
19 12 (21.05%) React Native
19 12 (21.05%) GatsbyJS

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 46 (80.70%) CMS
2 2 (3.51%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (3.51%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 11 (19.30%) SAP Hybris
2 6 (10.53%) Shopify
3 4 (7.02%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 20 (35.09%) AWS
2 13 (22.81%) Azure
3 10 (17.54%) GCP
3 10 (17.54%) SaaS
4 6 (10.53%) Serverless
5 5 (8.77%) AWS Lambda
5 5 (8.77%) Azure Functions
5 5 (8.77%) Cloud Functions
6 4 (7.02%) Firebase
6 4 (7.02%) npm
7 2 (3.51%) GitHub
8 1 (1.75%) Amazon Alexa
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.26%) Wireless
2 2 (3.51%) DNS
2 2 (3.51%) SSL
3 1 (1.75%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.75%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 14 (24.56%) Git (software)
2 10 (17.54%) webpack
3 9 (15.79%) Cucumber
3 9 (15.79%) Mocha
4 4 (7.02%) Storybook
5 3 (5.26%) ESLint
6 1 (1.75%) Grunt
6 1 (1.75%) gulp
General
1 17 (29.82%) Social Skills
2 12 (21.05%) Marketing
3 11 (19.30%) Pharmaceutical
4 9 (15.79%) Finance
5 3 (5.26%) Games
6 1 (1.75%) Advertising
6 1 (1.75%) Publishing
6 1 (1.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (50.88%) Developer
2 15 (26.32%) JavaScript Developer
3 14 (24.56%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 13 (22.81%) Full Stack Developer
5 12 (21.05%) Senior Developer
6 9 (15.79%) Web Developer
7 8 (14.04%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 8 (14.04%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 8 (14.04%) Senior Web Developer
8 7 (12.28%) Architect
9 6 (10.53%) Web Architect
10 5 (8.77%) Lead Developer
11 4 (7.02%) Senior Full Stack Developer
11 4 (7.02%) Senior JavaScript Developer
11 4 (7.02%) Solutions Architect
12 3 (5.26%) Cloud Architect
12 3 (5.26%) Cloud Solutions Architect
12 3 (5.26%) Technical Architect
13 2 (3.51%) .NET Developer
14 1 (1.75%) Full Stack Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (94.74%) React
2 38 (66.67%) Node.js
3 35 (61.40%) CSS
4 34 (59.65%) HTML
5 33 (57.89%) HTML5
6 23 (40.35%) CSS3
7 18 (31.58%) AngularJS
7 18 (31.58%) Redux
8 16 (28.07%) GraphQL
8 16 (28.07%) Sass
9 12 (21.05%) GatsbyJS
9 12 (21.05%) React Native
9 12 (21.05%) REST
10 11 (19.30%) Ember.js
10 11 (19.30%) Next.js
11 10 (17.54%) Web Services
12 9 (15.79%) Chai
12 9 (15.79%) LESS
12 9 (15.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 9 (15.79%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 18 (31.58%) User Experience
2 12 (21.05%) Mobile App
3 11 (19.30%) Cloud Native
4 9 (15.79%) Life Science
4 9 (15.79%) Virtual Team
5 2 (3.51%) Wiki
6 1 (1.75%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 11 (19.30%) Android
1 11 (19.30%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (42.11%) Problem-Solving
2 23 (40.35%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (38.60%) E-Commerce
4 19 (33.33%) TDD
5 18 (31.58%) SEO
6 17 (29.82%) Content Management
7 15 (26.32%) BDD
7 15 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (26.32%) Microservices
7 15 (26.32%) Web Development
8 12 (21.05%) Clean Code
9 11 (19.30%) DevOps
10 10 (17.54%) Continuous Improvement
10 10 (17.54%) Progressive Web App
10 10 (17.54%) Test Automation
11 9 (15.79%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
12 8 (14.04%) Fintech
12 8 (14.04%) Front End Development
13 7 (12.28%) Jamstack
13 7 (12.28%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 47 (82.46%) JavaScript
2 18 (31.58%) ES6
3 12 (21.05%) TypeScript
4 9 (15.79%) ES7
5 2 (3.51%) C#
6 1 (1.75%) Java
6 1 (1.75%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (7.02%) SC Cleared
1 4 (7.02%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.51%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.75%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.53%) Accessibility
2 2 (3.51%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.75%) Terraform
Vendors
1 12 (21.05%) hybris
2 11 (19.30%) SAP
3 8 (14.04%) Samsung
4 7 (12.28%) Google
5 5 (8.77%) WooCommerce
6 4 (7.02%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (3.51%) Microsoft
7 2 (3.51%) ServiceNow
7 2 (3.51%) Sitecore
8 1 (1.75%) ATG