Period
to 22 April 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 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Content Management System (CMS)
England > North West
6 months to
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 162 180 135
Rank change year-on-year +18 -45 -22
Permanent jobs citing CMS 255 207 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.97% 1.68% 2.19%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.67% 9.91% 12.20%
Number of salaries quoted 191 179 219
North West median annual salary £40,000 £36,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +14.29%
10th Percentile £27,625 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £48,750 £69,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +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 2,185 2,088 2,033
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 16.88% 16.96% 17.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1,732 1,786 1,666
North West median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35% +5.71%
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £55,000
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 April 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 April 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 +41 162 £40,000 +6.67% 41
Cheshire -35 40 £42,500 +6.25% 12
Merseyside +25 31 £37,500 +25.00% 6
Lancashire 0 19 £30,750 -16.89% 5
CMS
England

For the 6 months to 22 April 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.

1 129 (50.59%) .NET
2 114 (44.71%) HTML
3 111 (43.53%) Agile Software Development
4 108 (42.35%) MVC
5 103 (40.39%) CSS
6 101 (39.61%) JavaScript
7 98 (38.43%) C#
8 95 (37.25%) ASP.NET
9 73 (28.63%) Web Development
10 71 (27.84%) SQL Server
11 65 (25.49%) Microsoft
12 60 (23.53%) E-Commerce
12 60 (23.53%) PHP
13 57 (22.35%) Sitecore CMS
13 57 (22.35%) Sitecore
14 55 (21.57%) Front End Development
14 55 (21.57%) jQuery
15 54 (21.18%) React
16 52 (20.39%) SQL
17 49 (19.22%) Scrum
17 49 (19.22%) AngularJS
18 48 (18.82%) HTML5
18 48 (18.82%) Umbraco
19 47 (18.43%) Content Management
20 44 (17.25%) ASP.NET MVC
21 42 (16.47%) Git (software)
22 39 (15.29%) Sass
23 36 (14.12%) Node.js
23 36 (14.12%) Magento
24 35 (13.73%) Java

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 57 (22.35%) Sitecore CMS
2 48 (18.82%) Umbraco
3 30 (11.76%) WordPress
4 25 (9.80%) Drupal
5 18 (7.06%) EPiServer
6 9 (3.53%) Content Management Server
7 8 (3.14%) SharePoint
8 7 (2.75%) ExpressionEngine
9 4 (1.57%) IIS
10 3 (1.18%) Kentico
11 2 (0.78%) Apache
11 2 (0.78%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.78%) Moodle
11 2 (0.78%) SharePoint Server
11 2 (0.78%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.39%) DNN
12 1 (0.39%) Joomla!
12 1 (0.39%) MS Exchange
12 1 (0.39%) nginx
12 1 (0.39%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 13 (5.10%) Photoshop
2 4 (1.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (1.18%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.78%) InfoPath
4 2 (0.78%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.39%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 36 (14.12%) Magento
2 3 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.18%) OpenCart
2 3 (1.18%) osCommerce
3 2 (0.78%) Visualfiles
4 1 (0.39%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.39%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 21 (8.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (4.71%) npm
3 9 (3.53%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (3.14%) GitHub
4 8 (3.14%) Google Analytics
4 8 (3.14%) Google Tag Manager
5 5 (1.96%) Amazon SQS
6 3 (1.18%) Dynamics 365
6 3 (1.18%) Office 365
7 2 (0.78%) CheetahMail
7 2 (0.78%) Firebase
7 2 (0.78%) IaaS
7 2 (0.78%) PaaS
7 2 (0.78%) Pure360
8 1 (0.39%) Serverless
8 1 (0.39%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.35%) Intranet
2 3 (1.18%) Firewall
3 1 (0.39%) DNS
3 1 (0.39%) FTP
3 1 (0.39%) Internet
3 1 (0.39%) Network Security
3 1 (0.39%) SAN
3 1 (0.39%) SMS
3 1 (0.39%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.39%) VoIP
3 1 (0.39%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (27.84%) SQL Server
2 34 (13.33%) MySQL
3 12 (4.71%) PostgreSQL
3 12 (4.71%) SQL Server 2014
4 10 (3.92%) MongoDB
5 9 (3.53%) NoSQL
6 6 (2.35%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (1.96%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 4 (1.57%) Relational Database
8 4 (1.57%) SQL Server 2016
9 3 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (1.18%) SQLite
10 2 (0.78%) Big Data
11 1 (0.39%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.39%) MariaDB
11 1 (0.39%) Power BI
11 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 42 (16.47%) Git (software)
2 31 (12.16%) Visual Studio
3 28 (10.98%) Team Foundation Server
4 25 (9.80%) Grunt
5 21 (8.24%) gulp
6 20 (7.84%) Subversion
7 8 (3.14%) Mocha
8 7 (2.75%) Mercurial
8 7 (2.75%) Selenium
8 7 (2.75%) webpack
9 6 (2.35%) Jasmine
9 6 (2.35%) Jenkins
9 6 (2.35%) JMeter
9 6 (2.35%) JUnit
9 6 (2.35%) Maven
10 5 (1.96%) JIRA
11 4 (1.57%) TeamCity
12 3 (1.18%) Bazaar
12 3 (1.18%) Bitbucket
12 3 (1.18%) PHPUnit
General
1 31 (12.16%) Marketing
2 29 (11.37%) Advertising
3 21 (8.24%) Finance
4 8 (3.14%) Pharmaceutical
5 7 (2.75%) Games
6 6 (2.35%) Retail
7 4 (1.57%) Brand Awareness
7 4 (1.57%) Legal
8 3 (1.18%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.78%) Banking
9 2 (0.78%) Law
10 1 (0.39%) Automotive
10 1 (0.39%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.39%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 186 (72.94%) Developer
2 55 (21.57%) .NET Developer
3 53 (20.78%) Senior Developer
4 34 (13.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 28 (10.98%) PHP Developer
6 27 (10.59%) Web Developer
7 20 (7.84%) C# Developer
7 20 (7.84%) HTML Developer
8 18 (7.06%) C# .NET Developer
9 16 (6.27%) ASP.NET Developer
9 16 (6.27%) HTML CSS Developer
9 16 (6.27%) Senior Front-End Developer
10 15 (5.88%) Senior Software Engineer
10 15 (5.88%) Software Developer
10 15 (5.88%) Software Engineer
11 14 (5.49%) Senior .NET Developer
12 12 (4.71%) Architect
12 12 (4.71%) JavaScript Developer
13 10 (3.92%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 10 (3.92%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 129 (50.59%) .NET
2 114 (44.71%) HTML
3 103 (40.39%) CSS
4 95 (37.25%) ASP.NET
5 55 (21.57%) jQuery
6 54 (21.18%) React
7 49 (19.22%) AngularJS
8 48 (18.82%) HTML5
9 44 (17.25%) ASP.NET MVC
10 39 (15.29%) Sass
11 36 (14.12%) Node.js
12 28 (10.98%) CSS3
13 22 (8.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 21 (8.24%) Laravel
15 19 (7.45%) REST
16 17 (6.67%) LESS
16 17 (6.67%) WCF
17 15 (5.88%) .NET Framework
17 15 (5.88%) RESTful
17 15 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 32 (12.55%) User Experience
2 25 (9.80%) Mobile App
3 11 (4.31%) W3C
4 9 (3.53%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (1.96%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (1.57%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.57%) FMCG
7 3 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.18%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (0.78%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.78%) Graphic Design
8 2 (0.78%) Learning Management System
8 2 (0.78%) Social Media
8 2 (0.78%) VLE
9 1 (0.39%) Blog
9 1 (0.39%) IVR
9 1 (0.39%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.39%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.39%) PKI
9 1 (0.39%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 11 (4.31%) Linux
2 10 (3.92%) Android
2 10 (3.92%) Apple iOS
2 10 (3.92%) Windows
3 4 (1.57%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.78%) Ubuntu
4 2 (0.78%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (43.53%) Agile Software Development
2 108 (42.35%) MVC
3 73 (28.63%) Web Development
4 60 (23.53%) E-Commerce
5 55 (21.57%) Front End Development
6 49 (19.22%) Scrum
7 47 (18.43%) Content Management
8 33 (12.94%) Software Engineering
9 23 (9.02%) TDD
10 21 (8.24%) Continuous Integration
10 21 (8.24%) OO
11 20 (7.84%) Responsive Web Design
11 20 (7.84%) SOLID
12 19 (7.45%) SDLC
13 17 (6.67%) SEO
14 15 (5.88%) OOP
14 15 (5.88%) Refactoring
15 14 (5.49%) Software Delivery
15 14 (5.49%) Web Application Development
16 12 (4.71%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 101 (39.61%) JavaScript
2 98 (38.43%) C#
3 60 (23.53%) PHP
4 52 (20.39%) SQL
5 35 (13.73%) Java
6 20 (7.84%) T-SQL
7 9 (3.53%) ES6
8 5 (1.96%) VB.NET
9 4 (1.57%) Bash Shell
9 4 (1.57%) Perl
9 4 (1.57%) PHP 7
9 4 (1.57%) XPath
10 3 (1.18%) Python
10 3 (1.18%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.78%) PHP 5
11 2 (0.78%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.39%) Apple Swift
12 1 (0.39%) ES7
12 1 (0.39%) ES8
12 1 (0.39%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 11 (4.31%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (3.14%) Degree
3 5 (1.96%) ISTQB
4 4 (1.57%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (1.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.39%) CIPFA
5 1 (0.39%) CISM
5 1 (0.39%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.67%) QA
2 1 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (2.75%) Docker
2 2 (0.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.39%) vSphere
Vendors
1 65 (25.49%) Microsoft
2 57 (22.35%) Sitecore
3 20 (7.84%) Google
4 12 (4.71%) Adobe
5 11 (4.31%) Twitter
6 7 (2.75%) Xamarin
7 4 (1.57%) Zend
8 2 (0.78%) ATG
8 2 (0.78%) Avaya
8 2 (0.78%) Capita
8 2 (0.78%) Facebook
8 2 (0.78%) hybris
8 2 (0.78%) Kony
8 2 (0.78%) Oracle
8 2 (0.78%) VMware
9 1 (0.39%) MobileIron
9 1 (0.39%) NICE Systems
9 1 (0.39%) Optimizely
9 1 (0.39%) SYSPRO
9 1 (0.39%) Tableau