Period
to 22 July 2018

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

Content Management System (CMS)
England > North West
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 196 147 139
Rank change year-on-year -49 -8 -24
Permanent jobs citing CMS 189 280 251
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.53% 2.12% 2.17%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.77% 11.84% 12.75%
Number of salaries quoted 140 245 227
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £24,975 £27,500 £25,950
90th Percentile £58,825 £50,000 £64,250
England median annual salary £45,000 £43,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.05% +1.76% +6.25%

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 West with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 1,934 2,364 1,969
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 15.62% 17.90% 17.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1,536 1,968 1,626
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,500 £24,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £64,400 £58,125
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

CMS
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing CMS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for CMS in the North West

CMS
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for CMS in the North West

CMS
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CMS in the North West over the 6 months to 22 July 2018.

Salary histogram for CMS in the North West

CMS
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CMS within the North West region over the 6 months to 22 July 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
Manchester -7 140 £45,000 +5.88% 27
Cheshire -38 22 £33,000 -17.50% 8
Lancashire -2 16 £32,500 -12.16% 3
Merseyside -9 11 £40,000 +33.33% 4
CMS
England

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 North West region with a requirement for CMS.

1 90 (47.62%) .NET
1 90 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (45.50%) HTML
3 74 (39.15%) CSS
4 73 (38.62%) JavaScript
5 71 (37.57%) C#
6 68 (35.98%) MVC
7 56 (29.63%) Sitecore CMS
7 56 (29.63%) Sitecore
8 54 (28.57%) Web Development
9 52 (27.51%) ASP.NET
10 49 (25.93%) E-Commerce
11 48 (25.40%) jQuery
12 47 (24.87%) SQL Server
13 45 (23.81%) Umbraco
14 42 (22.22%) Microsoft
15 41 (21.69%) SQL
16 38 (20.11%) HTML5
16 38 (20.11%) AngularJS
17 37 (19.58%) Scrum
18 36 (19.05%) User Experience
19 35 (18.52%) Marketing
20 33 (17.46%) React
21 32 (16.93%) Software Engineering
22 31 (16.40%) Front End Development
23 30 (15.87%) Git (software)
24 28 (14.81%) Content Management
24 28 (14.81%) PHP
25 27 (14.29%) Visual Studio
25 27 (14.29%) Node.js

CMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 56 (29.63%) Sitecore CMS
2 45 (23.81%) Umbraco
3 18 (9.52%) WordPress
4 17 (8.99%) Drupal
5 15 (7.94%) EPiServer
6 11 (5.82%) IIS
7 6 (3.17%) Content Management Server
7 6 (3.17%) ExpressionEngine
8 5 (2.65%) Sitefinity
9 4 (2.12%) Kentico
10 2 (1.06%) DNN
11 1 (0.53%) Apache
11 1 (0.53%) Joomla!
11 1 (0.53%) Moodle
11 1 (0.53%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.53%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (5.82%) Photoshop
2 4 (2.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (1.06%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.53%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.53%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.53%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.53%) InDesign
4 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.53%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (6.35%) SAP Hybris
2 10 (5.29%) Magento
3 3 (1.59%) Visualfiles
4 2 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.53%) OpenCart
5 1 (0.53%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 15 (7.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (5.82%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (5.82%) npm
3 9 (4.76%) Google Analytics
4 7 (3.70%) GitHub
4 7 (3.70%) Google Tag Manager
5 5 (2.65%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (1.06%) CheetahMail
6 2 (1.06%) IaaS
6 2 (1.06%) PaaS
6 2 (1.06%) Pure360
7 1 (0.53%) AdWords
7 1 (0.53%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.53%) Firebase
7 1 (0.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.59%) Internet
2 2 (1.06%) Firewall
3 1 (0.53%) Intranet
3 1 (0.53%) Network Security
3 1 (0.53%) SMS
3 1 (0.53%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (24.87%) SQL Server
2 19 (10.05%) MySQL
3 9 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (4.23%) MongoDB
5 6 (3.17%) NoSQL
6 5 (2.65%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 4 (2.12%) Relational Database
7 4 (2.12%) SQL Server 2014
7 4 (2.12%) SQL Server 2016
8 3 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (1.06%) Big Data
9 2 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.53%) Power BI
10 1 (0.53%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.53%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 30 (15.87%) Git (software)
2 27 (14.29%) Visual Studio
3 17 (8.99%) Grunt
4 16 (8.47%) gulp
4 16 (8.47%) Team Foundation Server
5 12 (6.35%) Subversion
6 8 (4.23%) Mocha
7 7 (3.70%) Jasmine
7 7 (3.70%) Selenium
8 6 (3.17%) Jenkins
8 6 (3.17%) JMeter
8 6 (3.17%) JUnit
8 6 (3.17%) Maven
8 6 (3.17%) webpack
9 5 (2.65%) TeamCity
10 4 (2.12%) JIRA
11 3 (1.59%) CasperJS
12 2 (1.06%) Codeception
12 2 (1.06%) Mercurial
12 2 (1.06%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 35 (18.52%) Marketing
2 24 (12.70%) Finance
3 8 (4.23%) Pharmaceutical
4 6 (3.17%) Games
4 6 (3.17%) Legal
5 5 (2.65%) Advertising
6 4 (2.12%) Brand Awareness
7 2 (1.06%) Automotive
7 2 (1.06%) Retail
7 2 (1.06%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.53%) Banking
8 1 (0.53%) Law
8 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 125 (66.14%) Developer
2 47 (24.87%) .NET Developer
3 35 (18.52%) Senior Developer
4 26 (13.76%) Web Developer
5 23 (12.17%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 21 (11.11%) C# Developer
7 19 (10.05%) C# .NET Developer
8 16 (8.47%) ASP.NET Developer
9 15 (7.94%) HTML Developer
10 12 (6.35%) Delivery Manager
10 12 (6.35%) Technical Delivery Manager
10 12 (6.35%) Technical Manager
11 11 (5.82%) Analyst
11 11 (5.82%) HTML CSS Developer
11 11 (5.82%) PHP Developer
11 11 (5.82%) Senior .NET Developer
11 11 (5.82%) Senior Front-End Developer
12 10 (5.29%) Software Developer
13 9 (4.76%) E-Commerce Manager
14 8 (4.23%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (47.62%) .NET
2 86 (45.50%) HTML
3 74 (39.15%) CSS
4 52 (27.51%) ASP.NET
5 48 (25.40%) jQuery
6 38 (20.11%) AngularJS
6 38 (20.11%) HTML5
7 33 (17.46%) React
8 27 (14.29%) Node.js
9 24 (12.70%) Sass
10 23 (12.17%) ASP.NET MVC
11 21 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 17 (8.99%) .NET Framework
12 17 (8.99%) ASP.NET Web API
13 16 (8.47%) LESS
13 16 (8.47%) XML
14 15 (7.94%) CSS3
14 15 (7.94%) Web Services
15 14 (7.41%) REST
16 13 (6.88%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 36 (19.05%) User Experience
2 23 (12.17%) Mobile App
3 12 (6.35%) Virtual Team
4 7 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.65%) Social Media
6 4 (2.12%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.59%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.59%) W3C
8 2 (1.06%) Animation
8 2 (1.06%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.06%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.06%) Graphic Design
9 1 (0.53%) Blog
9 1 (0.53%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.53%) Learning Management System
9 1 (0.53%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.53%) Online Gambling
9 1 (0.53%) PKI
9 1 (0.53%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 9 (4.76%) Linux
2 8 (4.23%) Windows
3 7 (3.70%) Android
3 7 (3.70%) Apple iOS
4 6 (3.17%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.53%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (35.98%) MVC
3 54 (28.57%) Web Development
4 49 (25.93%) E-Commerce
5 37 (19.58%) Scrum
6 32 (16.93%) Software Engineering
7 31 (16.40%) Front End Development
8 28 (14.81%) Content Management
9 22 (11.64%) DevOps
10 19 (10.05%) Continuous Improvement
11 17 (8.99%) SDLC
12 16 (8.47%) Continuous Integration
12 16 (8.47%) TDD
13 15 (7.94%) Responsive Web Design
13 15 (7.94%) SEO
14 14 (7.41%) Digital Marketing
14 14 (7.41%) Microservices
14 14 (7.41%) OO
14 14 (7.41%) SOLID
15 13 (6.88%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 73 (38.62%) JavaScript
2 71 (37.57%) C#
3 41 (21.69%) SQL
4 28 (14.81%) PHP
5 16 (8.47%) Java
6 9 (4.76%) ES6
6 9 (4.76%) T-SQL
7 5 (2.65%) PHP 7
7 5 (2.65%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.06%) PHP 5
8 2 (1.06%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.53%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.53%) Groovy
9 1 (0.53%) Perl
9 1 (0.53%) Python
9 1 (0.53%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.53%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.53%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (2.65%) Degree
2 2 (1.06%) ISTQB
2 2 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.53%) CIPFA
3 1 (0.53%) CISM
3 1 (0.53%) CISSP
3 1 (0.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (13.76%) QA
2 1 (0.53%) GDPR
System Software
1 8 (4.23%) Docker
2 3 (1.59%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.53%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.59%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 56 (29.63%) Sitecore
2 42 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 12 (6.35%) Adobe
3 12 (6.35%) ATG
3 12 (6.35%) hybris
3 12 (6.35%) Oracle
3 12 (6.35%) SAP
4 10 (5.29%) Google
5 4 (2.12%) Xamarin
6 2 (1.06%) Zend
7 1 (0.53%) Avaya
7 1 (0.53%) BT
7 1 (0.53%) Cisco
7 1 (0.53%) Kony
7 1 (0.53%) Optimizely
7 1 (0.53%) Sage
7 1 (0.53%) SYSPRO
7 1 (0.53%) Tableau
7 1 (0.53%) Twitter
7 1 (0.53%) VMware