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 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Content Management System (CMS)
UK / Scotland
Rank 73 93 107
Rank change year-on-year +20 +14  
Permanent jobs citing CMS 60 72 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.61% 2.45% 1.72%
As % of the Application Platforms category 17.44% 10.96% 9.25%
Number of salaries quoted 25 48 38
Median salary £37,500 £38,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.31% +8.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% +14.28%  

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 Scotland with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 344 657 573
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 14.94% 22.39% 18.59%
Number of salaries quoted 204 416 358
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £52,500 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

CMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 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 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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 3 months to 26 March 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
Edinburgh +23 36 £37,500 -3.22% 4
Glasgow -9 20 £30,750 -19.07% 3
Stirling +21 4 - -
CMS
UK

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Scotland region with a requirement for CMS.

1 60 (61.86%) JavaScript
2 58 (59.79%) CSS
3 54 (55.67%) HTML
4 44 (45.36%) .NET
5 39 (40.21%) Content Management
5 39 (40.21%) Web Development
6 34 (35.05%) PHP
7 30 (30.93%) jQuery
8 29 (29.90%) HTML5
8 29 (29.90%) C#
9 28 (28.87%) SQL Server
10 25 (25.77%) CSS3
11 23 (23.71%) AngularJS
12 21 (21.65%) Sitecore CMS
12 21 (21.65%) Sitecore
13 20 (20.62%) Analytics
14 19 (19.59%) Continuous Integration
14 19 (19.59%) Java
14 19 (19.59%) MVC
15 18 (18.56%) SQL
15 18 (18.56%) ASP.NET
15 18 (18.56%) Responsive Web Design
16 17 (17.53%) Web Application Development
17 16 (16.49%) Microsoft
17 16 (16.49%) Subversion
17 16 (16.49%) Agile Software Development
18 15 (15.46%) Spring
18 15 (15.46%) MySQL
19 14 (14.43%) J2EE
19 14 (14.43%) Apache

CMS
Top Related 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 21 (21.65%) Sitecore CMS
2 14 (14.43%) Apache
3 12 (12.37%) Umbraco
4 11 (11.34%) Drupal
4 11 (11.34%) Tomcat
5 10 (10.31%) SharePoint
6 7 (7.22%) IIS
7 6 (6.19%) WordPress
8 4 (4.12%) EPiServer
8 4 (4.12%) Joomla!
9 2 (2.06%) Apache Solr
9 2 (2.06%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (2.06%) Liferay
9 2 (2.06%) Magnolia
10 1 (1.03%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 9 (9.28%) Adobe Illustrator
1 9 (9.28%) Photoshop
2 6 (6.19%) Adobe Captivate
2 6 (6.19%) InDesign
3 2 (2.06%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.06%) Magento
2 1 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.28%) Google Analytics
2 5 (5.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.09%) Intranet
2 1 (1.03%) DHCP
2 1 (1.03%) DNS
2 1 (1.03%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (28.87%) SQL Server
2 15 (15.46%) MySQL
3 11 (11.34%) NoSQL
4 6 (6.19%) RDBMS
4 6 (6.19%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.09%) GIS
6 2 (2.06%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (2.06%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.06%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (16.49%) Subversion
2 12 (12.37%) Jenkins
2 12 (12.37%) Maven
3 10 (10.31%) Visual Studio
4 9 (9.28%) Dreamweaver
5 7 (7.22%) Git (software)
6 5 (5.15%) JUnit
7 3 (3.09%) Jasmine
7 3 (3.09%) PowerBuilder
7 3 (3.09%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (2.06%) Ant
8 2 (2.06%) HttpUnit
8 2 (2.06%) JMeter
8 2 (2.06%) Mercurial
9 1 (1.03%) Cucumber
9 1 (1.03%) Mocha
9 1 (1.03%) Selenium
9 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 14 (14.43%) Finance
2 10 (10.31%) Marketing
3 2 (2.06%) Back Office
4 1 (1.03%) Banking
Job Titles
1 64 (65.98%) Developer
2 21 (21.65%) Web Developer
3 14 (14.43%) Java Developer
4 10 (10.31%) PHP Developer
4 10 (10.31%) Senior Developer
5 9 (9.28%) .NET Developer
6 8 (8.25%) Digital Developer
6 8 (8.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 7 (7.22%) Analyst
8 6 (6.19%) Lead Developer
9 5 (5.15%) .NET Web Developer
9 5 (5.15%) C# Developer
9 5 (5.15%) Lead Web Developer
9 5 (5.15%) Programmer
10 4 (4.12%) Applications Support
10 4 (4.12%) Applications Support Analyst
10 4 (4.12%) Senior Java Developer
10 4 (4.12%) Sitecore Developer
10 4 (4.12%) Support Analyst
11 3 (3.09%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (59.79%) CSS
2 54 (55.67%) HTML
3 44 (45.36%) .NET
4 30 (30.93%) jQuery
5 29 (29.90%) HTML5
6 25 (25.77%) CSS3
7 23 (23.71%) AngularJS
8 18 (18.56%) ASP.NET
9 15 (15.46%) Spring
10 14 (14.43%) J2EE
11 13 (13.40%) Hibernate
12 12 (12.37%) JPA
12 12 (12.37%) JSP
12 12 (12.37%) Servlets
12 12 (12.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 12 (12.37%) XML
13 11 (11.34%) Laravel
13 11 (11.34%) Ruby on Rails
14 10 (10.31%) Symfony
15 8 (8.25%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.40%) Mobile App
2 12 (12.37%) User Experience
3 8 (8.25%) Computer Science
4 6 (6.19%) Digital Media
5 3 (3.09%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.09%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.06%) W3C
7 1 (1.03%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.03%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 13 (13.40%) Android
1 13 (13.40%) Apple iOS
2 3 (3.09%) Linux
3 2 (2.06%) Windows
4 1 (1.03%) Solaris
4 1 (1.03%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (40.21%) Content Management
1 39 (40.21%) Web Development
2 20 (20.62%) Analytics
3 19 (19.59%) Continuous Integration
3 19 (19.59%) MVC
4 18 (18.56%) Responsive Web Design
5 17 (17.53%) Web Application Development
6 16 (16.49%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (12.37%) CRM
8 11 (11.34%) Android Development
8 11 (11.34%) Front End Development
8 11 (11.34%) iOS Development
8 11 (11.34%) Web Design
9 9 (9.28%) OO
10 8 (8.25%) SDLC
11 7 (7.22%) E-Commerce
12 6 (6.19%) Scrum
12 6 (6.19%) SEO
12 6 (6.19%) TDD
12 6 (6.19%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 60 (61.86%) JavaScript
2 34 (35.05%) PHP
3 29 (29.90%) C#
4 19 (19.59%) Java
5 18 (18.56%) SQL
6 12 (12.37%) Ruby
7 11 (11.34%) Bash Shell
7 11 (11.34%) Perl
8 4 (4.12%) T-SQL
8 4 (4.12%) VB.NET
9 3 (3.09%) VB
9 3 (3.09%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (12.37%) Degree
2 1 (1.03%) ISEB
2 1 (1.03%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.15%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.03%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.03%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (21.65%) Sitecore
2 16 (16.49%) Microsoft
3 13 (13.40%) Google
4 12 (12.37%) Alterian
5 10 (10.31%) Adobe
6 7 (7.22%) Oracle
7 6 (6.19%) Zend
8 4 (4.12%) Facebook
8 4 (4.12%) Twitter
9 2 (2.06%) Avaya
9 2 (2.06%) OpenText
9 2 (2.06%) Remedy
9 2 (2.06%) Xamarin
10 1 (1.03%) Salesforce.com
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