Period
to 22 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 22 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Content Management System (CMS)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 132 155 123
Rank change year-on-year +23 -32 -34
Permanent jobs citing CMS 162 145 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.29% 1.88% 2.22%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.74% 10.51% 13.17%
Number of salaries quoted 110 129 131
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -3.61% +18.57%
10th Percentile £28,750 £25,750 £28,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £50,000 £85,000
North West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +14.29%

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 Manchester with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 1,272 1,379 1,131
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 17.98% 17.85% 16.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1,049 1,215 933
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +1.27% +12.86%
10th Percentile £25,400 £23,850 £23,750
90th Percentile £69,000 £65,000 £57,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%

CMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing CMS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for CMS in Manchester

CMS
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CMS in Manchester.

Salary trend for CMS in Manchester

CMS
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CMS in Manchester over the 6 months to 22 May 2018.

Salary histogram for CMS in Manchester

CMS
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CMS within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 22 May 2018. 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
Wigan - 7 £45,000 -
Stockport -11 4 £29,000 -31.76% 3
Bolton +13 3 £32,500 -
Altrincham +3 1 £42,500 -10.53%
CMS
North West

For the 6 months to 22 May 2018, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for CMS.

1 82 (50.62%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (46.30%) .NET
3 66 (40.74%) JavaScript
4 65 (40.12%) MVC
5 62 (38.27%) CSS
6 61 (37.65%) HTML
7 50 (30.86%) C#
7 50 (30.86%) ASP.NET
8 49 (30.25%) E-Commerce
8 49 (30.25%) Sitecore CMS
8 49 (30.25%) Sitecore
9 47 (29.01%) Scrum
10 41 (25.31%) React
11 40 (24.69%) Front End Development
12 39 (24.07%) Web Development
13 37 (22.84%) SQL Server
14 36 (22.22%) Microsoft
14 36 (22.22%) Software Engineering
15 34 (20.99%) Node.js
16 32 (19.75%) Git (software)
17 31 (19.14%) Umbraco
17 31 (19.14%) AngularJS
18 30 (18.52%) jQuery
18 30 (18.52%) HTML5
19 29 (17.90%) Sass
20 28 (17.28%) PHP
21 27 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
22 25 (15.43%) SQL
23 24 (14.81%) User Experience
24 23 (14.20%) Visual Studio

CMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 49 (30.25%) Sitecore CMS
2 31 (19.14%) Umbraco
3 20 (12.35%) WordPress
4 16 (9.88%) Drupal
5 11 (6.79%) EPiServer
6 8 (4.94%) ExpressionEngine
7 7 (4.32%) Content Management Server
8 2 (1.23%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (1.23%) DNN
8 2 (1.23%) Moodle
8 2 (1.23%) Sitefinity
9 1 (0.62%) concrete5
9 1 (0.62%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.62%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (5.56%) Photoshop
2 4 (2.47%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (1.23%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 11 (6.79%) Magento
2 5 (3.09%) SAP Hybris
3 3 (1.85%) Visualfiles
4 2 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.62%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.62%) OpenCart
5 1 (0.62%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 17 (10.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (8.02%) npm
3 11 (6.79%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (4.94%) GitHub
5 5 (3.09%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (1.23%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (1.23%) Firebase
6 2 (1.23%) Google Analytics
6 2 (1.23%) Google Tag Manager
6 2 (1.23%) IaaS
6 2 (1.23%) PaaS
7 1 (0.62%) Serverless
7 1 (0.62%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.09%) Intranet
2 1 (0.62%) FTP
2 1 (0.62%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (22.84%) SQL Server
2 16 (9.88%) MySQL
3 9 (5.56%) MongoDB
3 9 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (5.56%) SQL Server 2014
4 8 (4.94%) NoSQL
5 5 (3.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 4 (2.47%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.23%) Big Data
8 2 (1.23%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 32 (19.75%) Git (software)
2 23 (14.20%) Visual Studio
3 21 (12.96%) Grunt
4 20 (12.35%) Team Foundation Server
5 18 (11.11%) Subversion
6 17 (10.49%) gulp
7 8 (4.94%) Mocha
8 7 (4.32%) Selenium
8 7 (4.32%) webpack
9 6 (3.70%) Jasmine
9 6 (3.70%) Jenkins
9 6 (3.70%) JIRA
9 6 (3.70%) JMeter
9 6 (3.70%) JUnit
9 6 (3.70%) Maven
10 2 (1.23%) Bitbucket
10 2 (1.23%) Codeception
10 2 (1.23%) PostCSS
10 2 (1.23%) TeamCity
10 2 (1.23%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 22 (13.58%) Marketing
2 17 (10.49%) Finance
3 8 (4.94%) Advertising
3 8 (4.94%) Games
3 8 (4.94%) Pharmaceutical
4 6 (3.70%) Retail
5 5 (3.09%) Legal
6 2 (1.23%) Banking
6 2 (1.23%) Law
7 1 (0.62%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 99 (61.11%) Developer
2 34 (20.99%) Senior Developer
3 32 (19.75%) .NET Developer
4 29 (17.90%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 15 (9.26%) Senior Software Engineer
5 15 (9.26%) Software Engineer
6 14 (8.64%) HTML CSS Developer
6 14 (8.64%) HTML Developer
6 14 (8.64%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 14 (8.64%) Web Developer
7 13 (8.02%) C# .NET Developer
7 13 (8.02%) C# Developer
8 11 (6.79%) Architect
9 10 (6.17%) JavaScript Developer
10 9 (5.56%) .NET Software Engineer
10 9 (5.56%) ASP.NET Developer
10 9 (5.56%) C# Software Engineer
10 9 (5.56%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 9 (5.56%) Lead Software Engineer
10 9 (5.56%) Principal Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (46.30%) .NET
2 62 (38.27%) CSS
3 61 (37.65%) HTML
4 50 (30.86%) ASP.NET
5 41 (25.31%) React
6 34 (20.99%) Node.js
7 31 (19.14%) AngularJS
8 30 (18.52%) HTML5
8 30 (18.52%) jQuery
9 29 (17.90%) Sass
10 27 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
11 17 (10.49%) WCF
12 15 (9.26%) LESS
13 14 (8.64%) Laravel
13 14 (8.64%) REST
14 13 (8.02%) CSS3
14 13 (8.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 12 (7.41%) .NET Framework
16 11 (6.79%) Redux
17 9 (5.56%) Vue (Vue.js)
Miscellaneous
1 24 (14.81%) User Experience
2 22 (13.58%) Mobile App
3 5 (3.09%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.09%) Virtual Team
4 4 (2.47%) FMCG
4 4 (2.47%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.23%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.23%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.23%) Learning Management System
6 2 (1.23%) VLE
6 2 (1.23%) W3C
7 1 (0.62%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.62%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.62%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.62%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (6.17%) Android
1 10 (6.17%) Apple iOS
2 7 (4.32%) Windows
3 4 (2.47%) Linux
4 2 (1.23%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.62%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.62%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (50.62%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (40.12%) MVC
3 49 (30.25%) E-Commerce
4 47 (29.01%) Scrum
5 40 (24.69%) Front End Development
6 39 (24.07%) Web Development
7 36 (22.22%) Software Engineering
8 22 (13.58%) TDD
9 20 (12.35%) Content Management
10 18 (11.11%) SEO
10 18 (11.11%) SOLID
11 16 (9.88%) SDLC
12 15 (9.26%) Continuous Integration
12 15 (9.26%) Refactoring
13 14 (8.64%) Software Delivery
14 13 (8.02%) DevOps
14 13 (8.02%) Mentoring
15 12 (7.41%) BDD
16 11 (6.79%) Responsive Web Design
17 10 (6.17%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 66 (40.74%) JavaScript
2 50 (30.86%) C#
3 28 (17.28%) PHP
4 25 (15.43%) SQL
5 17 (10.49%) Java
6 10 (6.17%) ES6
7 5 (3.09%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.23%) PHP 5
8 2 (1.23%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.62%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.62%) ES7
9 1 (0.62%) ES8
9 1 (0.62%) Groovy
9 1 (0.62%) Perl
9 1 (0.62%) PHP 7
9 1 (0.62%) Python
9 1 (0.62%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.62%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (3.09%) ISTQB
2 4 (2.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (1.23%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.23%) Degree
3 2 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (14.20%) QA
System Software
1 7 (4.32%) Docker
Vendors
1 49 (30.25%) Sitecore
2 36 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 10 (6.17%) Adobe
4 6 (3.70%) ATG
4 6 (3.70%) hybris
4 6 (3.70%) Oracle
5 5 (3.09%) SAP
5 5 (3.09%) Xamarin
6 3 (1.85%) Google
7 2 (1.23%) Kony
8 1 (0.62%) Optimizely
8 1 (0.62%) Tableau
8 1 (0.62%) Zend