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 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Content Management System (CMS)
England / North West
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 134 132 92
Rank change year-on-year -2 -40  
Permanent jobs citing CMS 154 109 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 2.28% 1.95% 3.07%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.04% 11.62% 15.88%
Number of salaries quoted 136 100 173
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £63,500
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 the North West with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 1279 938 1234
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 18.94% 16.76% 19.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1056 785 965
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £22,850
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

CMS
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 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 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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 3 months to 24 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
Manchester +25 115 £42,500 - 12
Cheshire -37 19 £40,000 +6.66% 4
Merseyside -8 13 £30,000 -7.69% 5
Lancashire +4 7 £37,000 -7.50% 1
CMS
England

For the 6 months to 24 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 North West region with a requirement for CMS.

1 175 (66.54%) CSS
2 174 (66.16%) HTML
3 162 (61.60%) JavaScript
4 141 (53.61%) jQuery
5 133 (50.57%) .NET
6 115 (43.73%) MVC
7 108 (41.06%) C#
8 105 (39.92%) SQL Server
9 88 (33.46%) Sitecore CMS
9 88 (33.46%) Sitecore
10 86 (32.70%) AngularJS
11 85 (32.32%) Umbraco
12 76 (28.90%) ASP.NET
13 75 (28.52%) Web Development
14 74 (28.14%) PHP
15 73 (27.76%) SQL
16 70 (26.62%) HTML5
17 64 (24.33%) Git (software)
18 61 (23.19%) Microsoft
19 60 (22.81%) Agile Software Development
20 58 (22.05%) WordPress
21 57 (21.67%) MySQL
22 52 (19.77%) E-Commerce
23 47 (17.87%) Content Management
23 47 (17.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
24 45 (17.11%) OO
25 43 (16.35%) Scrum
25 43 (16.35%) Drupal
26 42 (15.97%) EPiServer
27 41 (15.59%) Front End Development

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 88 (33.46%) Sitecore CMS
2 85 (32.32%) Umbraco
3 58 (22.05%) WordPress
4 43 (16.35%) Drupal
5 42 (15.97%) EPiServer
6 24 (9.13%) Apache
7 19 (7.22%) Sitefinity
8 10 (3.80%) Joomla!
9 9 (3.42%) SharePoint
10 6 (2.28%) IIS
10 6 (2.28%) Kentico
11 5 (1.90%) Confluence
12 4 (1.52%) Content Management Server
13 3 (1.14%) ExpressionEngine
13 3 (1.14%) WebSphere
13 3 (1.14%) WebSphere Application Server
14 1 (0.38%) DNN
14 1 (0.38%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (3.42%) Photoshop
2 7 (2.66%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (1.90%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (1.90%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (1.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (1.52%) Fireworks
4 4 (1.52%) InDesign
4 4 (1.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 34 (12.93%) Magento
2 5 (1.90%) nopCommerce
3 4 (1.52%) Shopify
4 2 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.76%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.38%) OpenCart
5 1 (0.38%) osCommerce
5 1 (0.38%) SDL Web 8
5 1 (0.38%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 37 (14.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (7.60%) GitHub
3 10 (3.80%) Office 365
4 8 (3.04%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (1.14%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.76%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.38%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.76%) Internet
1 2 (0.76%) Intranet
2 1 (0.38%) IP Telephony
2 1 (0.38%) Skype
2 1 (0.38%) SMS
2 1 (0.38%) SSH
2 1 (0.38%) Unified Communications
2 1 (0.38%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (39.92%) SQL Server
2 57 (21.67%) MySQL
3 18 (6.84%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (1.52%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (1.14%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (1.14%) Endeca
5 3 (1.14%) IDOL
6 2 (0.76%) InfluxDB
7 1 (0.38%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 64 (24.33%) Git (software)
2 28 (10.65%) Visual Studio
3 24 (9.13%) Subversion
4 17 (6.46%) JIRA
5 16 (6.08%) TeamCity
6 13 (4.94%) NUnit
6 13 (4.94%) Octopus Deploy
7 12 (4.56%) Cucumber
7 12 (4.56%) SonarQube
8 11 (4.18%) Selenium
9 10 (3.80%) Bitbucket
9 10 (3.80%) Team Foundation Server
10 9 (3.42%) ReSharper
11 7 (2.66%) Grunt
11 7 (2.66%) Jenkins
12 5 (1.90%) gulp
13 4 (1.52%) Axure RP
13 4 (1.52%) MSTest
14 3 (1.14%) CruiseControl
14 3 (1.14%) IntelliJ
General
1 39 (14.83%) Marketing
2 26 (9.89%) Finance
3 21 (7.98%) Retail
4 16 (6.08%) Law
5 6 (2.28%) Legal
6 5 (1.90%) Advertising
7 3 (1.14%) Games
8 2 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.38%) Publishing
9 1 (0.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 207 (78.71%) Developer
2 68 (25.86%) .NET Developer
3 45 (17.11%) PHP Developer
4 42 (15.97%) Senior Developer
5 36 (13.69%) Web Developer
6 28 (10.65%) C# Developer
6 28 (10.65%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 22 (8.37%) C# .NET Developer
8 20 (7.60%) Senior .NET Developer
9 16 (6.08%) Java Developer
9 16 (6.08%) Software Developer
10 15 (5.70%) Team Leader
11 14 (5.32%) Digital Developer
12 13 (4.94%) HTML Developer
12 13 (4.94%) JavaScript Developer
13 12 (4.56%) Sitecore Developer
14 11 (4.18%) Designer
14 11 (4.18%) HTML CSS Developer
15 10 (3.80%) Lead Developer
16 9 (3.42%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 175 (66.54%) CSS
2 174 (66.16%) HTML
3 141 (53.61%) jQuery
4 133 (50.57%) .NET
5 86 (32.70%) AngularJS
6 76 (28.90%) ASP.NET
7 70 (26.62%) HTML5
8 47 (17.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 39 (14.83%) CSS3
10 36 (13.69%) .NET Framework
10 36 (13.69%) ASP.NET MVC
10 36 (13.69%) Node.js
11 31 (11.79%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 28 (10.65%) LAMP
13 27 (10.27%) Sass
14 26 (9.89%) Web Services
15 23 (8.75%) XML
16 22 (8.37%) JSON
16 22 (8.37%) REST
17 21 (7.98%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 40 (15.21%) User Experience
2 18 (6.84%) Mobile App
3 13 (4.94%) Enterprise Software
4 12 (4.56%) Greenfield Project
4 12 (4.56%) Management Information System
5 8 (3.04%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (2.66%) N-Tier
7 6 (2.28%) Social Media
8 4 (1.52%) Data Structures
8 4 (1.52%) Digital Media
8 4 (1.52%) Social Network
9 3 (1.14%) iPad
9 3 (1.14%) W3C
10 1 (0.38%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.38%) iPhone
10 1 (0.38%) Linux Command Line
10 1 (0.38%) RIA
10 1 (0.38%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.38%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 30 (11.41%) Linux
2 20 (7.60%) Windows
3 18 (6.84%) Apple iOS
4 17 (6.46%) Android
5 8 (3.04%) Windows Server
6 7 (2.66%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (2.66%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (2.28%) Ubuntu
8 4 (1.52%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.76%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (43.73%) MVC
2 75 (28.52%) Web Development
3 60 (22.81%) Agile Software Development
4 52 (19.77%) E-Commerce
5 47 (17.87%) Content Management
6 45 (17.11%) OO
7 43 (16.35%) Scrum
8 41 (15.59%) Front End Development
9 28 (10.65%) Unit Testing
10 27 (10.27%) SDLC
11 23 (8.75%) Digital Marketing
12 21 (7.98%) Project Management
13 20 (7.60%) Responsive Web Design
14 19 (7.22%) TDD
15 18 (6.84%) Open Source
16 17 (6.46%) OO PHP
17 16 (6.08%) CRM
17 16 (6.08%) Line Management
18 15 (5.70%) Continuous Integration
19 14 (5.32%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 162 (61.60%) JavaScript
2 108 (41.06%) C#
3 74 (28.14%) PHP
4 73 (27.76%) SQL
5 25 (9.51%) Java
6 15 (5.70%) XPath
7 11 (4.18%) PL/SQL
8 10 (3.80%) PowerShell
9 6 (2.28%) T-SQL
10 4 (1.52%) C
10 4 (1.52%) TypeScript
10 4 (1.52%) VB
10 4 (1.52%) VBScript
11 3 (1.14%) PHP 4
11 3 (1.14%) PHP 5
12 2 (0.76%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.38%) Perl
13 1 (0.38%) Python
13 1 (0.38%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.38%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (3.04%) Degree
1 8 (3.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (1.52%) MCSA
2 4 (1.52%) MCT
3 1 (0.38%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (0.38%) MCP
3 1 (0.38%) MCSE
3 1 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.28%) QA
2 3 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (4.18%) Active Directory
2 7 (2.66%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.38%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 3 (1.14%) TeamSite
2 1 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 88 (33.46%) Sitecore
2 61 (23.19%) Microsoft
3 15 (5.70%) Facebook
3 15 (5.70%) Twitter
4 8 (3.04%) Adobe
5 7 (2.66%) iManage
5 7 (2.66%) VMware
5 7 (2.66%) Zend
6 6 (2.28%) Interwoven
7 4 (1.52%) Google
8 3 (1.14%) Alterian
8 3 (1.14%) FatWire
8 3 (1.14%) hybris
9 2 (0.76%) Reuters
9 2 (0.76%) SAP
10 1 (0.38%) Apple
10 1 (0.38%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.38%) Avaya
10 1 (0.38%) HP
10 1 (0.38%) Sage
North West England
Nigel Frank International
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Chassam Contract
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + +Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
North West
Mane Contract Services Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Preston, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Service Care Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum DOE + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Southport, Merseyside
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 50k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
ECOM
Salary: £45000 - £46000 per annum + Very flexible working
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
X4 Group
Salary: £25k - 35k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
UKFast
Salary: From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum depending on experience.
Posted: 11 days ago
Liverpool
ECOM
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Chester
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Randstad Strategic Accounts
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
ECOM
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + excellent benefit package, progression
Posted: 18 days ago