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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Content Management System (CMS)
North West / Manchester
Rank 139 95 103
Rank change year-on-year -44 +8  
Permanent jobs citing CMS 59 87 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.50% 2.59% 2.42%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.12% 15.45% 14.42%
Number of salaries quoted 49 75 79
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +23.07%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £81,500 £46,300
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% +14.28%  

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 647 563 624
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 16.40% 16.76% 16.76%
Number of salaries quoted 561 454 523
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 March 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 24 March 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 +9 12 £42,500 +41.66% 1
Bolton -15 1 £32,500 +23.80%
Salford - 1 - - 1
CMS
North West

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 76 (64.41%) HTML
2 70 (59.32%) CSS
3 68 (57.63%) JavaScript
4 55 (46.61%) jQuery
5 50 (42.37%) .NET
6 49 (41.53%) MVC
6 49 (41.53%) Web Development
7 45 (38.14%) C#
8 44 (37.29%) E-Commerce
9 41 (34.75%) Umbraco
9 41 (34.75%) HTML5
10 39 (33.05%) PHP
11 38 (32.20%) WordPress
12 37 (31.36%) Agile Software Development
13 33 (27.97%) SQL
13 33 (27.97%) ASP.NET
14 32 (27.12%) Sitecore CMS
14 32 (27.12%) Sitecore
14 32 (27.12%) Git (software)
15 31 (26.27%) AngularJS
16 27 (22.88%) Magento
17 26 (22.03%) Marketing
18 25 (21.19%) SQL Server
19 24 (20.34%) Laravel
20 23 (19.49%) CSS3
21 22 (18.64%) Ajax
22 21 (17.80%) Microsoft
23 20 (16.95%) OO
24 19 (16.10%) Content Management
24 19 (16.10%) User Experience

CMS
Top Related 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 41 (34.75%) Umbraco
2 38 (32.20%) WordPress
3 32 (27.12%) Sitecore CMS
4 14 (11.86%) Drupal
4 14 (11.86%) EPiServer
5 10 (8.47%) Sitefinity
6 7 (5.93%) Joomla!
7 5 (4.24%) nginx
8 4 (3.39%) IIS
9 3 (2.54%) SharePoint
9 3 (2.54%) WebSphere
9 3 (2.54%) WebSphere Application Server
10 2 (1.69%) Content Management Server
11 1 (0.85%) concrete5
11 1 (0.85%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 13 (11.02%) Photoshop
2 8 (6.78%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (2.54%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (2.54%) Fireworks
3 3 (2.54%) InDesign
4 2 (1.69%) MS Project
5 1 (0.85%) MS Excel
5 1 (0.85%) MS Office
5 1 (0.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 27 (22.88%) Magento
2 3 (2.54%) OpenCart
3 2 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.85%) Shopify
4 1 (0.85%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (5.08%) GitHub
3 5 (4.24%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (4.24%) Amazon S3
3 5 (4.24%) Google Analytics
4 3 (2.54%) AdWords
5 2 (1.69%) Google Play
5 2 (1.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.24%) Firewall
1 5 (4.24%) FTP
2 1 (0.85%) Internet
2 1 (0.85%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (21.19%) SQL Server
2 15 (12.71%) MySQL
3 8 (6.78%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.54%) Endeca
5 2 (1.69%) IDOL
6 1 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.85%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 32 (27.12%) Git (software)
2 10 (8.47%) Visual Studio
3 9 (7.63%) Subversion
4 8 (6.78%) TeamCity
5 6 (5.08%) Octopus Deploy
5 6 (5.08%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (2.54%) Axure RP
6 3 (2.54%) JIRA
6 3 (2.54%) Vagrant
7 2 (1.69%) Android Studio
7 2 (1.69%) Gradle
7 2 (1.69%) gulp
7 2 (1.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (1.69%) webpack
8 1 (0.85%) git-flow
8 1 (0.85%) Grunt
8 1 (0.85%) RSpec
General
1 26 (22.03%) Marketing
2 5 (4.24%) Retail
3 4 (3.39%) Advertising
4 3 (2.54%) Finance
5 2 (1.69%) Law
6 1 (0.85%) Games
6 1 (0.85%) Legal
6 1 (0.85%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 93 (78.81%) Developer
2 36 (30.51%) Web Developer
3 21 (17.80%) .NET Developer
3 21 (17.80%) PHP Developer
4 19 (16.10%) C# Developer
5 17 (14.41%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 12 (10.17%) C# .NET Developer
7 11 (9.32%) Senior Developer
8 9 (7.63%) ASP.NET Developer
8 9 (7.63%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 9 (7.63%) PHP Web Developer
9 8 (6.78%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 8 (6.78%) HTML CSS Developer
9 8 (6.78%) HTML Developer
9 8 (6.78%) Junior
9 8 (6.78%) Junior Developer
10 7 (5.93%) Junior Web Developer
11 6 (5.08%) .NET Team Leader
11 6 (5.08%) Software Development Team Leader
11 6 (5.08%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (64.41%) HTML
2 70 (59.32%) CSS
3 55 (46.61%) jQuery
4 50 (42.37%) .NET
5 41 (34.75%) HTML5
6 33 (27.97%) ASP.NET
7 31 (26.27%) AngularJS
8 24 (20.34%) Laravel
9 23 (19.49%) CSS3
10 22 (18.64%) Ajax
11 13 (11.02%) ASP.NET MVC
11 13 (11.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 9 (7.63%) .NET Framework
12 9 (7.63%) Sass
13 8 (6.78%) ASP.NET Web API
13 8 (6.78%) JSON
13 8 (6.78%) REST
13 8 (6.78%) Web Services
14 7 (5.93%) LEMP Stack
14 7 (5.93%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 19 (16.10%) User Experience
2 15 (12.71%) Mobile App
3 6 (5.08%) Social Media
4 4 (3.39%) iPad
4 4 (3.39%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.54%) Digital Media
5 3 (2.54%) VLE
6 2 (1.69%) iPhone
7 1 (0.85%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 9 (7.63%) Android
1 9 (7.63%) Apple iOS
2 6 (5.08%) Linux
2 6 (5.08%) Windows
3 5 (4.24%) CentOS
3 5 (4.24%) Ubuntu
4 2 (1.69%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (41.53%) MVC
1 49 (41.53%) Web Development
2 44 (37.29%) E-Commerce
3 37 (31.36%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (16.95%) OO
5 19 (16.10%) Content Management
6 18 (15.25%) SEO
7 17 (14.41%) Front End Development
7 17 (14.41%) Open Source
7 17 (14.41%) Scrum
8 13 (11.02%) Digital Marketing
9 11 (9.32%) SDLC
10 9 (7.63%) OOP
11 8 (6.78%) CRM
11 8 (6.78%) Project Management
11 8 (6.78%) TDD
12 7 (5.93%) Analytics
12 7 (5.93%) DevOps
13 6 (5.08%) Responsive Web Design
13 6 (5.08%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 68 (57.63%) JavaScript
2 45 (38.14%) C#
3 39 (33.05%) PHP
4 33 (27.97%) SQL
5 8 (6.78%) Java
6 5 (4.24%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.69%) TypeScript
8 1 (0.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (4.24%) Degree
2 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.85%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.54%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 5 (4.24%) cPanel
2 3 (2.54%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.85%) Capistrano
3 1 (0.85%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 32 (27.12%) Sitecore
2 21 (17.80%) Microsoft
3 13 (11.02%) Facebook
4 12 (10.17%) Google
4 12 (10.17%) Twitter
5 6 (5.08%) Zend
6 3 (2.54%) Adobe
6 3 (2.54%) Alterian
6 3 (2.54%) FatWire
6 3 (2.54%) hybris
7 2 (1.69%) Apple
7 2 (1.69%) iManage
7 2 (1.69%) Reuters
7 2 (1.69%) SAP
8 1 (0.85%) PayPal
8 1 (0.85%) Sage
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Salary: £50000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
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Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
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Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
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Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
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Manchester
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits (20% bonus and 5% pension)
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Salford
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Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum
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