Period
to 9 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North of England 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 9 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Content Management System (CMS)
England > North of England
6 months to
9 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 169 249 194
Rank change year-on-year +80 -55 -29
Permanent jobs citing CMS 176 244 392
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North of England 1.67% 1.24% 1.62%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.29% 9.46% 10.73%
Number of salaries quoted 164 190 306
Median annual salary £45,000 £36,250 £39,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +24.14% -7.64% +3.29%
10th Percentile £30,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £58,000 £56,375 £52,662
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +4.65%

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 the North of England with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
North of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 1,324 2,580 3,654
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 12.55% 13.11% 15.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1,014 1,918 2,962
Median annual salary £45,000 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +1.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.96% +1.00% +5.26%

CMS
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

Job postings citing CMS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North of England.

Job vacancy trend for CMS in the North of England

CMS
Salary Trend in the North of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing CMS in the North of England.

Salary trend for CMS in the North of England

CMS
Salary Histogram in the North of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing CMS in the North of England over the 6 months to 9 July 2020.

Salary histogram for CMS in the North of England

CMS
Job Locations in the North of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CMS within the North of England region over the 6 months to 9 July 2020. 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
North West +68 95 £45,000 +20.00% 22
Yorkshire +81 64 £40,000 +14.29% 10
North East +23 18 £47,500 +35.71% 3
CMS
England

For the 6 months to 9 July 2020, 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 North of England region with a requirement for CMS.

1 109 (61.93%) JavaScript
2 92 (52.27%) HTML
3 87 (49.43%) CSS
4 72 (40.91%) .NET
5 56 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
6 55 (31.25%) Content Management
7 47 (26.70%) Git (software)
7 47 (26.70%) Front End Development
8 45 (25.57%) PHP
9 43 (24.43%) Azure
10 37 (21.02%) C#
10 37 (21.02%) User Experience
11 36 (20.45%) React
11 36 (20.45%) Vue.js
11 36 (20.45%) Sitecore CMS
11 36 (20.45%) Sitecore
12 35 (19.89%) Sass
12 35 (19.89%) Microsoft
13 34 (19.32%) Node.js
14 33 (18.75%) HTML5
15 32 (18.18%) AngularJS
16 31 (17.61%) Web Development
16 31 (17.61%) MVC
17 28 (15.91%) WordPress
18 26 (14.77%) Umbraco
18 26 (14.77%) DevOps
18 26 (14.77%) E-Commerce
19 25 (14.20%) SQL Server
19 25 (14.20%) EPiServer
19 25 (14.20%) .NET Framework

CMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North of England 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 36 (20.45%) Sitecore CMS
2 28 (15.91%) WordPress
3 26 (14.77%) Umbraco
4 25 (14.20%) EPiServer
5 10 (5.68%) Jadu
6 7 (3.98%) SharePoint
7 5 (2.84%) Orchard CMS
7 5 (2.84%) SAS
8 4 (2.27%) Sitefinity
9 3 (1.70%) Drupal
10 2 (1.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 1 (0.57%) ColdFusion
11 1 (0.57%) Liferay
11 1 (0.57%) SilverStripe
Applications
1 7 (3.98%) Photoshop
2 5 (2.84%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (2.84%) Sketch
3 3 (1.70%) Adobe XD
3 3 (1.70%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (1.14%) InDesign
4 2 (1.14%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (1.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 16 (9.09%) Magento
2 8 (4.55%) SDL Web 8
3 7 (3.98%) SAP ERP
4 5 (2.84%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (1.14%) Shopify
6 1 (0.57%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 43 (24.43%) Azure
2 16 (9.09%) AWS
3 14 (7.95%) GitHub
4 8 (4.55%) GCP
4 8 (4.55%) Serverless
5 6 (3.41%) npm
6 4 (2.27%) Dynamics 365
7 3 (1.70%) PaaS
8 2 (1.14%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 1 (0.57%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.57%) Google Tag Manager
9 1 (0.57%) Office 365
9 1 (0.57%) Power Automate
9 1 (0.57%) Power Platform
9 1 (0.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.70%) Intranet
2 2 (1.14%) AMQP
2 2 (1.14%) HTTP
2 2 (1.14%) Internet
3 1 (0.57%) DNS
3 1 (0.57%) Extranet
3 1 (0.57%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (0.57%) Skype
3 1 (0.57%) SMS
3 1 (0.57%) SSL
3 1 (0.57%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (14.20%) SQL Server
2 16 (9.09%) MySQL
3 11 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (5.11%) NoSQL
5 8 (4.55%) MongoDB
6 5 (2.84%) Relational Database
7 4 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.70%) Neo4j
9 1 (0.57%) Power BI
9 1 (0.57%) Redis
9 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 47 (26.70%) Git (software)
2 18 (10.23%) webpack
3 16 (9.09%) gulp
4 12 (6.82%) Grunt
5 9 (5.11%) git-flow
5 9 (5.11%) JIRA
5 9 (5.11%) Selenium
6 8 (4.55%) Appium
6 8 (4.55%) Babel
6 8 (4.55%) Calabash
7 4 (2.27%) Visual Studio
8 2 (1.14%) Jasmine
8 2 (1.14%) Subversion
8 2 (1.14%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.57%) Artifactory
9 1 (0.57%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.57%) Karma Test Runner
9 1 (0.57%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (0.57%) SpecFlow
General
1 24 (13.64%) Marketing
2 10 (5.68%) Finance
3 7 (3.98%) Retail
4 5 (2.84%) Games
4 5 (2.84%) Public Sector
5 3 (1.70%) Legal
6 2 (1.14%) Automotive
6 2 (1.14%) Law
7 1 (0.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 144 (81.82%) Developer
2 43 (24.43%) .NET Developer
3 36 (20.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 24 (13.64%) PHP Developer
5 22 (12.50%) Senior Developer
6 16 (9.09%) Web Developer
7 14 (7.95%) Senior .NET Developer
8 13 (7.39%) CMS Developer
8 13 (7.39%) PHP Web Developer
9 12 (6.82%) C# Developer
9 12 (6.82%) EPiServer Developer
9 12 (6.82%) JavaScript Developer
9 12 (6.82%) React Developer
10 11 (6.25%) Full Stack Developer
11 9 (5.11%) C# .NET Developer
12 8 (4.55%) Full Stack Web Developer
12 8 (4.55%) Magento Developer
13 6 (3.41%) Azure Developer
14 5 (2.84%) Angular Developer
14 5 (2.84%) Senior React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (52.27%) HTML
2 87 (49.43%) CSS
3 72 (40.91%) .NET
4 36 (20.45%) React
4 36 (20.45%) Vue.js
5 35 (19.89%) Sass
6 34 (19.32%) Node.js
7 33 (18.75%) HTML5
8 32 (18.18%) AngularJS
9 25 (14.20%) .NET Framework
10 21 (11.93%) ASP.NET
11 20 (11.36%) CSS3
12 17 (9.66%) .NET Core
13 15 (8.52%) jQuery
14 14 (7.95%) Laravel
15 13 (7.39%) REST
16 12 (6.82%) KnockoutJS
17 11 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
17 11 (6.25%) SOAP
18 9 (5.11%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 37 (21.02%) User Experience
2 13 (7.39%) Greenfield Project
3 10 (5.68%) Mobile App
4 8 (4.55%) Cloud Native
5 4 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.57%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.57%) LIMS
7 1 (0.57%) Social Media
7 1 (0.57%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.57%) Android
1 1 (0.57%) Apple iOS
1 1 (0.57%) Windows
1 1 (0.57%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (31.25%) Content Management
3 47 (26.70%) Front End Development
4 31 (17.61%) MVC
4 31 (17.61%) Web Development
5 26 (14.77%) DevOps
5 26 (14.77%) E-Commerce
6 20 (11.36%) Continuous Integration
6 20 (11.36%) CRM
7 19 (10.80%) Test Automation
8 18 (10.23%) Software Engineering
9 16 (9.09%) Workflow
10 14 (7.95%) TDD
11 13 (7.39%) Problem-Solving
11 13 (7.39%) Software Delivery
12 12 (6.82%) ERP
13 11 (6.25%) Line Management
14 10 (5.68%) Mentoring
15 9 (5.11%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
15 9 (5.11%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 109 (61.93%) JavaScript
2 45 (25.57%) PHP
3 37 (21.02%) C#
4 10 (5.68%) ES6
5 7 (3.98%) SQL
6 6 (3.41%) TypeScript
6 6 (3.41%) VB.NET
7 4 (2.27%) Python
8 3 (1.70%) Java
9 2 (1.14%) PHP 7
10 1 (0.57%) Groovy
10 1 (0.57%) Java 8
10 1 (0.57%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (8.52%) MCSD
3 4 (2.27%) MCPD
4 2 (1.14%) Degree
5 1 (0.57%) APMP
5 1 (0.57%) ISEB
5 1 (0.57%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.41%) QA
2 1 (0.57%) GDPR
2 1 (0.57%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (3.98%) cPanel
2 5 (2.84%) Kubernetes
3 2 (1.14%) TeamSite
4 1 (0.57%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 36 (20.45%) Sitecore
2 35 (19.89%) Microsoft
3 9 (5.11%) Atlassian
4 7 (3.98%) Adobe
4 7 (3.98%) SAP
5 5 (2.84%) Google
6 1 (0.57%) Avaya
6 1 (0.57%) Capita
6 1 (0.57%) Citrix
6 1 (0.57%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
6 1 (0.57%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.57%) WooCommerce
6 1 (0.57%) Zend