Period
to 21 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 21 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Content Management System (CMS)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 189 100 96
Rank change year-on-year -89 -4 +22
Permanent jobs citing CMS 56 110 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.97% 2.37% 2.70%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.07% 14.69% 11.80%
Number of salaries quoted 39 60 107
Scotland median annual salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.67% - +10.29%
10th Percentile £28,750 £23,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £45,000 £60,000 £53,000
UK 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 Scotland with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 923 749 1,356
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 15.99% 16.11% 22.84%
Number of salaries quoted 624 460 860
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £29,500
90th Percentile £69,625 £70,000 £67,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,269 £45,000
% change year-on-year +10.45% +0.60% +2.27%

CMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for CMS in Scotland

CMS
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for CMS in Scotland

CMS
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CMS in Scotland over the 6 months to 21 April 2018.

Salary histogram for CMS in Scotland

CMS
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CMS within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 21 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
Glasgow -46 27 £35,750 +12.60% 10
Edinburgh -44 25 £36,750 -2.00% 10
Dundee - 3 £42,500 - 1
Fife -9 1 - -
CMS
UK

For the 6 months to 21 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 Scotland region with a requirement for CMS.

1 36 (64.29%) C#
1 36 (64.29%) HTML
2 35 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 35 (62.50%) .NET
3 28 (50.00%) MVC
4 27 (48.21%) CSS
5 22 (39.29%) SQL Server
5 22 (39.29%) Umbraco
6 20 (35.71%) ASP.NET
7 19 (33.93%) SQL
7 19 (33.93%) Web Development
7 19 (33.93%) AngularJS
8 17 (30.36%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (30.36%) jQuery
9 15 (26.79%) HTML5
10 14 (25.00%) EPiServer
11 13 (23.21%) CSS3
12 12 (21.43%) Sitecore CMS
12 12 (21.43%) Sitecore
13 11 (19.64%) ASP.NET MVC
14 10 (17.86%) T-SQL
14 10 (17.86%) OO
15 9 (16.07%) E-Commerce
15 9 (16.07%) PHP
15 9 (16.07%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 8 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 7 (12.50%) Linux
17 7 (12.50%) OOP
17 7 (12.50%) Python
17 7 (12.50%) Unit Testing

CMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 22 (39.29%) Umbraco
2 14 (25.00%) EPiServer
3 12 (21.43%) Sitecore CMS
4 4 (7.14%) Podio
4 4 (7.14%) WordPress
5 3 (5.36%) Apache
5 3 (5.36%) Drupal
5 3 (5.36%) nginx
6 2 (3.57%) IIS
6 2 (3.57%) Joomla!
6 2 (3.57%) Sitefinity
7 1 (1.79%) Immediacy CMS
7 1 (1.79%) JBoss
7 1 (1.79%) Kentico
7 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.79%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.36%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (5.36%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (5.36%) Amazon S3
2 2 (3.57%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.36%) SSL
2 2 (3.57%) HTTP
3 1 (1.79%) DMZ
3 1 (1.79%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (1.79%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (1.79%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (39.29%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (10.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (8.93%) MySQL
4 3 (5.36%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 3 (5.36%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.79%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 6 (10.71%) Git (software)
1 6 (10.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (8.93%) JIRA
3 4 (7.14%) Selenium
3 4 (7.14%) Visual Studio
3 4 (7.14%) WebDriver
4 3 (5.36%) Jasmine
4 3 (5.36%) Jenkins
4 3 (5.36%) TeamCity
4 3 (5.36%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 4 (7.14%) Finance
1 4 (7.14%) Games
1 4 (7.14%) Marketing
1 4 (7.14%) Retail
2 1 (1.79%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 45 (80.36%) Developer
2 20 (35.71%) .NET Developer
3 13 (23.21%) Web Developer
4 7 (12.50%) Software Developer
4 7 (12.50%) SQL Developer
5 6 (10.71%) .NET Software Developer
5 6 (10.71%) .NET Web Developer
5 6 (10.71%) C# Developer
5 6 (10.71%) PHP Developer
5 6 (10.71%) Senior Developer
6 4 (7.14%) Applications Developer
6 4 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (7.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 4 (7.14%) SQL Server Developer
6 4 (7.14%) Tester
7 3 (5.36%) .NET Applications Developer
7 3 (5.36%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (5.36%) Senior Web Developer
8 2 (3.57%) Senior .NET Developer
8 2 (3.57%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (64.29%) HTML
2 35 (62.50%) .NET
3 27 (48.21%) CSS
4 20 (35.71%) ASP.NET
5 19 (33.93%) AngularJS
6 17 (30.36%) jQuery
7 15 (26.79%) HTML5
8 13 (23.21%) CSS3
9 11 (19.64%) ASP.NET MVC
10 9 (16.07%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 8 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 6 (10.71%) .NET Framework
13 5 (8.93%) React
13 5 (8.93%) XML
14 4 (7.14%) Node.js
14 4 (7.14%) Ruby on Rails
15 3 (5.36%) Entity Framework
15 3 (5.36%) LAMP
15 3 (5.36%) Razor View Engine
15 3 (5.36%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.93%) User Experience
2 4 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 4 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (7.14%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (3.57%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (3.57%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.57%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.79%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.50%) Linux
2 3 (5.36%) Ubuntu
3 2 (3.57%) Unix
4 1 (1.79%) Android
4 1 (1.79%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (50.00%) MVC
2 19 (33.93%) Web Development
3 17 (30.36%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (17.86%) OO
5 9 (16.07%) E-Commerce
6 7 (12.50%) OOP
6 7 (12.50%) Unit Testing
7 6 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (10.71%) Problem-Solving
7 6 (10.71%) Responsive Web Design
8 5 (8.93%) Content Management
8 5 (8.93%) Front End Development
8 5 (8.93%) Functional Testing
8 5 (8.93%) Non-Functional Testing
8 5 (8.93%) Test Automation
9 4 (7.14%) Open Source
9 4 (7.14%) Scrum
9 4 (7.14%) Web Design
10 3 (5.36%) Progressive Enhancement
10 3 (5.36%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 36 (64.29%) C#
2 35 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 19 (33.93%) SQL
4 10 (17.86%) T-SQL
5 9 (16.07%) PHP
6 7 (12.50%) Python
7 5 (8.93%) VB.NET
8 4 (7.14%) Ruby
9 3 (5.36%) TypeScript
9 3 (5.36%) VB
10 2 (3.57%) Java
11 1 (1.79%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.79%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.79%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.14%) QA
2 1 (1.79%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (1.79%) ISO 9000
2 1 (1.79%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 12 (21.43%) Sitecore
2 6 (10.71%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.36%) DevExpress
3 3 (5.36%) Ogone
3 3 (5.36%) PayPal
4 2 (3.57%) Adobe
5 1 (1.79%) F5
5 1 (1.79%) Informatica
5 1 (1.79%) Oracle
5 1 (1.79%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.79%) Splunk
5 1 (1.79%) Zend