Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Content Management System (CMS)
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 80 58
Rank change year-on-year +18 -22 +28
Permanent jobs citing CMS 25 28 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 2.53% 2.16% 2.88%
As % of the Application Platforms category 17.86% 10.69% 13.04%
Number of salaries quoted 16 24 38
Merseyside median annual salary £38,750 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.13% - +1.91%
10th Percentile £19,250 £31,250 £23,375
90th Percentile £50,313 £50,625 £92,750
North West median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% +7.14%

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 Merseyside with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Merseyside
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 140 262 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 14.18% 20.18% 22.04%
Number of salaries quoted 91 158 137
Merseyside median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,018
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +11.06% -9.96%
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,350 £22,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,625 £52,500
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -

CMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for CMS in Merseyside

CMS
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for CMS in Merseyside

CMS
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CMS in Merseyside over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for CMS in Merseyside

CMS
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CMS within the Merseyside region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
Liverpool +23 23 £37,500 -6.25% 6
Wirral +2 1 - -
Southport +1 1 £40,000 -
CMS
North West

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for CMS.

1 20 (80.00%) HTML
1 20 (80.00%) JavaScript
1 20 (80.00%) CSS
2 18 (72.00%) jQuery
3 17 (68.00%) PHP
4 15 (60.00%) MySQL
5 12 (48.00%) Magento
6 11 (44.00%) Retail
6 11 (44.00%) MVC
6 11 (44.00%) Drupal
7 9 (36.00%) OO PHP
8 5 (20.00%) Front End Development
8 5 (20.00%) Git (software)
8 5 (20.00%) Umbraco
8 5 (20.00%) EPiServer
8 5 (20.00%) Sitecore CMS
8 5 (20.00%) Sitecore
8 5 (20.00%) HTML5
8 5 (20.00%) AngularJS
8 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
9 4 (16.00%) Linux
9 4 (16.00%) SQL
9 4 (16.00%) C#
9 4 (16.00%) CSS3
9 4 (16.00%) React
10 3 (12.00%) Mobile Development
10 3 (12.00%) User Experience
10 3 (12.00%) GitHub
10 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (12.00%) Zend

CMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 11 (44.00%) Drupal
2 5 (20.00%) EPiServer
2 5 (20.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 5 (20.00%) Umbraco
3 3 (12.00%) Content Management Server
3 3 (12.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (8.00%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (8.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 12 (48.00%) Magento
2 2 (8.00%) OpenCart
2 2 (8.00%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (60.00%) MySQL
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.00%) Bazaar
2 2 (8.00%) Mercurial
2 2 (8.00%) PhantomJS
2 2 (8.00%) PHPUnit
2 2 (8.00%) Subversion
3 1 (4.00%) Grunt
3 1 (4.00%) gulp
General
1 11 (44.00%) Retail
2 3 (12.00%) Advertising
2 3 (12.00%) Marketing
3 2 (8.00%) Finance
4 1 (4.00%) Law
4 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (88.00%) Developer
2 14 (56.00%) PHP Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Junior
4 4 (16.00%) Junior Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Junior PHP Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (12.00%) Magento Developer
6 2 (8.00%) .NET Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Magento Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Senior PHP Developer
7 1 (4.00%) IT Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Lead Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Project Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Senior MySQL Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Project Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Service Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Software Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Web Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (80.00%) CSS
1 20 (80.00%) HTML
2 18 (72.00%) jQuery
3 5 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 5 (20.00%) HTML5
4 4 (16.00%) CSS3
4 4 (16.00%) React
5 3 (12.00%) .NET
5 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (8.00%) CakePHP
6 2 (8.00%) Laravel
6 2 (8.00%) MooTools
6 2 (8.00%) Node.js
6 2 (8.00%) Symfony
6 2 (8.00%) Vue (Vue.js)
7 1 (4.00%) Angular 2
7 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (4.00%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (4.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) User Experience
2 1 (4.00%) Blog
2 1 (4.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (4.00%) iPad
2 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.00%) Linux
2 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) MVC
2 9 (36.00%) OO PHP
3 5 (20.00%) Front End Development
4 3 (12.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (12.00%) Mobile Development
4 3 (12.00%) OO
4 3 (12.00%) Web Development
5 2 (8.00%) OOP
6 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.00%) Case Management
6 1 (4.00%) ITIL
6 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2
6 1 (4.00%) Process Improvement
6 1 (4.00%) Project Management
6 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.00%) Supplier Management
6 1 (4.00%) Test Automation
6 1 (4.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 20 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 17 (68.00%) PHP
3 4 (16.00%) C#
3 4 (16.00%) SQL
4 3 (12.00%) Java
5 2 (8.00%) Bash Shell
5 2 (8.00%) Perl
5 2 (8.00%) Python
5 2 (8.00%) Shell Script
5 2 (8.00%) T-SQL
6 1 (4.00%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (20.00%) Sitecore
2 3 (12.00%) Zend
3 1 (4.00%) Google
3 1 (4.00%) Twitter