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 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Content Management System (CMS)
North West / Manchester
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 100 131 86
Rank change year-on-year +31 -45  
Permanent jobs citing CMS 115 59 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.75% 1.68% 3.25%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.47% 9.88% 16.74%
Number of salaries quoted 106 51 99
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,350
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% +2.73%  

CMS is in the application platform skills category. The next 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.

Application Platform Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 854 597 651
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 20.39% 17.01% 19.42%
Number of salaries quoted 765 509 544
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.61% +6.41%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,350 £26,500 £25,950
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

CMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester citing CMS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

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 3 months to 23 June 2017.

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 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport - 10 £42,500 - 1
Altrincham - 6 £48,750 -
Bolton 0 1 £32,500 -38.09%
CMS
North West

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT jobs citing CMS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for CMS.

1 120 (68.97%) CSS
2 118 (67.82%) JavaScript
3 117 (67.24%) HTML
4 99 (56.90%) .NET
5 90 (51.72%) jQuery
6 84 (48.28%) MVC
7 83 (47.70%) C#
8 72 (41.38%) SQL Server
9 66 (37.93%) Sitecore CMS
9 66 (37.93%) Sitecore
10 65 (37.36%) SQL
11 60 (34.48%) Umbraco
12 57 (32.76%) ASP.NET
13 55 (31.61%) HTML5
14 53 (30.46%) Agile Software Development
15 51 (29.31%) Git (software)
15 51 (29.31%) AngularJS
16 50 (28.74%) Web Development
16 50 (28.74%) Microsoft
17 41 (23.56%) Scrum
18 38 (21.84%) E-Commerce
19 33 (18.97%) EPiServer
19 33 (18.97%) CSS3
20 30 (17.24%) WordPress
20 30 (17.24%) Marketing
21 29 (16.67%) Node.js
21 29 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
22 28 (16.09%) Content Management
23 27 (15.52%) PHP
23 27 (15.52%) Sass

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 66 (37.93%) Sitecore CMS
2 60 (34.48%) Umbraco
3 33 (18.97%) EPiServer
4 30 (17.24%) WordPress
5 22 (12.64%) Drupal
6 18 (10.34%) Sitefinity
7 7 (4.02%) Joomla!
8 6 (3.45%) SharePoint
9 5 (2.87%) Confluence
9 5 (2.87%) IIS
10 4 (2.30%) Content Management Server
11 3 (1.72%) ExpressionEngine
11 3 (1.72%) WebSphere
11 3 (1.72%) WebSphere Application Server
12 1 (0.57%) Apache
12 1 (0.57%) DNN
12 1 (0.57%) Kentico
Applications
1 7 (4.02%) Photoshop
2 5 (2.87%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (2.87%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (2.87%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (2.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (1.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (1.15%) Fireworks
4 2 (1.15%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 16 (9.20%) Magento
2 2 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.15%) Shopify
3 1 (0.57%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.57%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 25 (14.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (7.47%) GitHub
3 3 (1.72%) Office 365
4 2 (1.15%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.15%) Google Analytics
4 2 (1.15%) OneDrive
5 1 (0.57%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.15%) Internet
2 1 (0.57%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (41.38%) SQL Server
2 14 (8.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (4.02%) MySQL
4 4 (2.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (1.72%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (1.72%) Endeca
5 3 (1.72%) IDOL
6 1 (0.57%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 51 (29.31%) Git (software)
2 25 (14.37%) Visual Studio
3 23 (13.22%) Subversion
4 17 (9.77%) JIRA
5 12 (6.90%) Cucumber
5 12 (6.90%) SonarQube
5 12 (6.90%) TeamCity
6 11 (6.32%) Selenium
7 10 (5.75%) Team Foundation Server
8 9 (5.17%) NUnit
8 9 (5.17%) Octopus Deploy
8 9 (5.17%) ReSharper
9 6 (3.45%) Grunt
10 5 (2.87%) Bitbucket
11 4 (2.30%) gulp
12 3 (1.72%) CruiseControl
12 3 (1.72%) IntelliJ
12 3 (1.72%) Jenkins
13 2 (1.15%) Axure RP
13 2 (1.15%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 30 (17.24%) Marketing
2 21 (12.07%) Finance
3 16 (9.20%) Law
4 6 (3.45%) Legal
5 5 (2.87%) Advertising
6 4 (2.30%) Retail
7 3 (1.72%) Games
8 1 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.57%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 132 (75.86%) Developer
2 47 (27.01%) .NET Developer
3 36 (20.69%) Senior Developer
4 26 (14.94%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 20 (11.49%) C# Developer
6 18 (10.34%) Senior .NET Developer
6 18 (10.34%) Web Developer
7 16 (9.20%) C# .NET Developer
7 16 (9.20%) Java Developer
8 15 (8.62%) PHP Developer
9 11 (6.32%) Digital Developer
10 9 (5.17%) .NET Development Team Leader
10 9 (5.17%) .NET Team Leader
10 9 (5.17%) Development Team Leader
10 9 (5.17%) HTML Developer
10 9 (5.17%) Senior C# .NET Developer
10 9 (5.17%) Senior C# Developer
10 9 (5.17%) Sitecore Developer
10 9 (5.17%) Software Development Team Leader
10 9 (5.17%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (68.97%) CSS
2 117 (67.24%) HTML
3 99 (56.90%) .NET
4 90 (51.72%) jQuery
5 57 (32.76%) ASP.NET
6 55 (31.61%) HTML5
7 51 (29.31%) AngularJS
8 33 (18.97%) CSS3
9 29 (16.67%) Node.js
9 29 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 27 (15.52%) Sass
11 26 (14.94%) ASP.NET MVC
12 24 (13.79%) .NET Framework
13 19 (10.92%) ASP.NET Web API
13 19 (10.92%) XML
14 18 (10.34%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 18 (10.34%) JSON
14 18 (10.34%) XSLT
15 16 (9.20%) Ajax
15 16 (9.20%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 24 (13.79%) User Experience
2 13 (7.47%) Enterprise Software
3 12 (6.90%) Greenfield Project
4 11 (6.32%) Mobile App
5 8 (4.60%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (3.45%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.30%) Data Structures
7 4 (2.30%) Social Media
8 2 (1.15%) Digital Media
8 2 (1.15%) W3C
9 1 (0.57%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.57%) iPad
9 1 (0.57%) iPhone
9 1 (0.57%) RIA
9 1 (0.57%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 18 (10.34%) Apple iOS
2 17 (9.77%) Android
3 11 (6.32%) Windows
4 4 (2.30%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.15%) Linux
5 2 (1.15%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (48.28%) MVC
2 53 (30.46%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (28.74%) Web Development
4 41 (23.56%) Scrum
5 38 (21.84%) E-Commerce
6 28 (16.09%) Content Management
7 27 (15.52%) Front End Development
8 26 (14.94%) SDLC
9 23 (13.22%) OO
10 22 (12.64%) Unit Testing
11 20 (11.49%) Responsive Web Design
12 15 (8.62%) Continuous Integration
12 15 (8.62%) CRM
12 15 (8.62%) Digital Marketing
12 15 (8.62%) Open Source
12 15 (8.62%) TDD
13 14 (8.05%) Project Management
14 13 (7.47%) DevOps
15 11 (6.32%) OOP
16 10 (5.75%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 118 (67.82%) JavaScript
2 83 (47.70%) C#
3 65 (37.36%) SQL
4 27 (15.52%) PHP
5 25 (14.37%) Java
6 15 (8.62%) XPath
7 11 (6.32%) PL/SQL
8 10 (5.75%) PowerShell
9 4 (2.30%) C
9 4 (2.30%) T-SQL
9 4 (2.30%) VB
9 4 (2.30%) VBScript
10 2 (1.15%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.57%) PHP 4
11 1 (0.57%) PHP 5
11 1 (0.57%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (4.02%) Degree
1 7 (4.02%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (2.30%) MCSA
2 4 (2.30%) MCT
3 1 (0.57%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.45%) QA
2 3 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (2.30%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.57%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 2 (1.15%) TeamSite
2 1 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 66 (37.93%) Sitecore
2 50 (28.74%) Microsoft
3 14 (8.05%) Facebook
3 14 (8.05%) Twitter
4 7 (4.02%) iManage
5 6 (3.45%) Interwoven
6 4 (2.30%) Zend
7 3 (1.72%) Adobe
7 3 (1.72%) Alterian
7 3 (1.72%) FatWire
7 3 (1.72%) Google
7 3 (1.72%) hybris
8 2 (1.15%) Reuters
8 2 (1.15%) SAP
9 1 (0.57%) Apple
9 1 (0.57%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.57%) PayPal
9 1 (0.57%) Sage
9 1 (0.57%) Xamarin
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Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
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Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum DOE + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £45000 - £46000 per annum + Very flexible working
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £52000 per annum
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Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum
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Posted: 10 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
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Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent benefits
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Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + excellent benefit package, progression
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