Period
to 28 January 2022

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 28 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Headless Content Management System (Headless CMS)
England > London
6 months to
28 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 674 504 687
Rank change year-on-year -170 +183 -
Permanent jobs citing Headless CMS 53 24 36
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.10% 0.098% 0.070%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.75% 0.69% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 8 16 23
10th Percentile £42,500 £38,750 £73,750
25th Percentile £52,813 £58,750 -
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £68,750 £69,250 £95,000
Median % change year-on-year -0.72% -27.11% -
75th Percentile £88,438 £89,688 -
90th Percentile £96,875 £100,000 -
England median annual salary £50,000 £65,000 £95,000
% change year-on-year -23.08% -31.58% -

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 7,068 3,484 7,595
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 13.74% 14.23% 14.81%
Number of salaries quoted 4,424 2,896 6,293
10th Percentile £37,500 £41,250 £33,000
25th Percentile £50,000 £51,250 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year - +8.33% -
75th Percentile £87,500 £83,750 £80,000
90th Percentile £102,500 £100,000 £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 28 January 2022.

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 28 January 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London - 2 £93,750 - 2
Headless CMS
England

For the 6 months to 28 January 2022, 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 53 (100.00%) CMS
2 47 (88.68%) React
3 42 (79.25%) JavaScript
4 40 (75.47%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (75.47%) User Experience
5 36 (67.92%) Node.js
6 35 (66.04%) HTML
7 34 (64.15%) TypeScript
8 32 (60.38%) CSS
9 30 (56.60%) GraphQL
10 28 (52.83%) Microservices
11 27 (50.94%) Test Automation
12 25 (47.17%) CI/CD
13 24 (45.28%) REST
14 22 (41.51%) Analytical Skills
14 22 (41.51%) Front End Development
15 20 (37.74%) Sass
15 20 (37.74%) AWS
16 19 (35.85%) Azure
16 19 (35.85%) webpack
16 19 (35.85%) React Native
17 17 (32.08%) Serverless
17 17 (32.08%) GCP
17 17 (32.08%) HTML5
18 16 (30.19%) MySQL
18 16 (30.19%) Prototyping
18 16 (30.19%) ES6
19 15 (28.30%) DevOps
19 15 (28.30%) PHP
19 15 (28.30%) SaaS

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 53 (100.00%) CMS
2 6 (11.32%) Umbraco
3 2 (3.77%) Drupal
3 2 (3.77%) EPiServer
3 2 (3.77%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.89%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (1.89%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.89%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (20.75%) Chatbot
2 2 (3.77%) Adobe XD
Business Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 20 (37.74%) AWS
2 19 (35.85%) Azure
3 17 (32.08%) GCP
3 17 (32.08%) Serverless
4 15 (28.30%) SaaS
5 12 (22.64%) npm
6 11 (20.75%) Amazon Alexa
7 5 (9.43%) GitHub
8 3 (5.66%) Cloud Functions
9 2 (3.77%) Figma
9 2 (3.77%) Twitch
10 1 (1.89%) Adobe Analytics
10 1 (1.89%) Azure Functions
10 1 (1.89%) Google Analytics
10 1 (1.89%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.66%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (30.19%) MySQL
2 14 (26.42%) PostgreSQL
3 13 (24.53%) NoSQL
4 3 (5.66%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 19 (35.85%) webpack
2 11 (20.75%) Mocha
3 8 (15.09%) Gradle
3 8 (15.09%) Jenkins
3 8 (15.09%) JUnit
3 8 (15.09%) Maven
3 8 (15.09%) Mockito
3 8 (15.09%) TestNG
4 7 (13.21%) Git (software)
5 6 (11.32%) Babel
6 5 (9.43%) Storybook
7 3 (5.66%) Cucumber
8 2 (3.77%) Axure RP
8 2 (3.77%) ESLint
9 1 (1.89%) Vagrant
General
1 22 (41.51%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (24.53%) Games
3 12 (22.64%) Marketing
4 5 (9.43%) Finance
5 4 (7.55%) Social Skills
6 3 (5.66%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (5.66%) Publishing
7 1 (1.89%) Advertising
7 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (30.19%) Developer
2 14 (26.42%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 13 (24.53%) Software Engineer
4 8 (15.09%) Principal Engineer
4 8 (15.09%) Principal Software Engineer
4 8 (15.09%) Senior Web Engineer
4 8 (15.09%) Web Engineer
5 5 (9.43%) Lead Software Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) Architect
6 3 (5.66%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (1.89%) Agile Project Manager
7 1 (1.89%) Delivery Project Manager
7 1 (1.89%) Lead Developer
7 1 (1.89%) PHP Developer
7 1 (1.89%) Principal Solutions Architect
7 1 (1.89%) Project Manager
7 1 (1.89%) Senior Architect
7 1 (1.89%) Senior Solutions Architect
7 1 (1.89%) Web Content Developer
7 1 (1.89%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (88.68%) React
2 36 (67.92%) Node.js
3 35 (66.04%) HTML
4 32 (60.38%) CSS
5 30 (56.60%) GraphQL
6 24 (45.28%) REST
7 20 (37.74%) Sass
8 19 (35.85%) React Native
9 17 (32.08%) HTML5
10 13 (24.53%) AngularJS
11 10 (18.87%) GatsbyJS
12 9 (16.98%) Jest
13 8 (15.09%) Spring
13 8 (15.09%) Spring Boot
14 7 (13.21%) Next.js
14 7 (13.21%) Redux
15 6 (11.32%) .NET
15 6 (11.32%) CSS3
15 6 (11.32%) RESTful
16 5 (9.43%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 40 (75.47%) User Experience
2 14 (26.42%) Management Information System
3 8 (15.09%) Analytical Mindset
3 8 (15.09%) Data Structures
4 4 (7.55%) Virtual Team
5 3 (5.66%) Life Science
5 3 (5.66%) Social Media
6 2 (3.77%) Graphic Design
7 1 (1.89%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 13 (24.53%) Android
1 13 (24.53%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.89%) Linux
2 1 (1.89%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (75.47%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (52.83%) Microservices
3 27 (50.94%) Test Automation
4 25 (47.17%) CI/CD
5 22 (41.51%) Front End Development
6 16 (30.19%) Prototyping
7 15 (28.30%) DevOps
8 14 (26.42%) Analytical Thinking
8 14 (26.42%) Data Science
8 14 (26.42%) Event-Driven
8 14 (26.42%) Event-Driven Architecture
8 14 (26.42%) Rapid Prototyping
8 14 (26.42%) Software Engineering
9 13 (24.53%) Android Development
9 13 (24.53%) iOS Development
9 13 (24.53%) Mobile Development
9 13 (24.53%) SOLID
10 12 (22.64%) Personalization
10 12 (22.64%) UX Design
11 11 (20.75%) Conversational UI
Programming Languages
1 42 (79.25%) JavaScript
2 34 (64.15%) TypeScript
3 16 (30.19%) ES6
4 15 (28.30%) PHP
5 14 (26.42%) Java
5 14 (26.42%) Python
6 13 (24.53%) SQL
7 6 (11.32%) C#
8 5 (9.43%) Ruby
8 5 (9.43%) Scala
9 3 (5.66%) ES7
Qualifications
1 9 (16.98%) Computer Science Degree
1 9 (16.98%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.43%) QA
2 3 (5.66%) Accessibility
System Software
1 1 (1.89%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (9.43%) Samsung
1 5 (9.43%) Xamarin
2 3 (5.66%) Adobe
2 3 (5.66%) Google
3 2 (3.77%) hybris
3 2 (3.77%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.89%) ATG
4 1 (1.89%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.89%) Optimizely