Period
to 20 July 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 20 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Content Management System (CMS)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 176 106 93
Rank change year-on-year -70 -13 +21
Permanent jobs citing CMS 59 117 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.03% 2.25% 2.85%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.45% 14.01% 14.03%
Number of salaries quoted 41 61 99
Scotland median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -1.32% +15.15%
10th Percentile £30,250 £26,750 £23,700
90th Percentile £47,915 £50,250 £61,250
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 915 835 1,190
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 15.92% 16.02% 20.32%
Number of salaries quoted 594 485 705
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £73,750 £70,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 20 July 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 20 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
Glasgow -27 31 £36,500 -8.75% 8
Edinburgh -55 27 £40,000 +6.67% 2
Aberdeen -4 1 - - 1
CMS
UK

For the 6 months to 20 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 Scotland region with a requirement for CMS.

1 32 (54.24%) .NET
2 29 (49.15%) HTML
3 28 (47.46%) JavaScript
3 28 (47.46%) C#
4 26 (44.07%) MVC
5 25 (42.37%) CSS
6 23 (38.98%) SQL Server
7 22 (37.29%) ASP.NET
7 22 (37.29%) Umbraco
7 22 (37.29%) AngularJS
8 21 (35.59%) jQuery
9 16 (27.12%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (27.12%) Content Management
10 14 (23.73%) SQL
10 14 (23.73%) HTML5
11 13 (22.03%) EPiServer
11 13 (22.03%) Web Development
12 11 (18.64%) PHP
12 11 (18.64%) CSS3
12 11 (18.64%) ASP.NET MVC
13 10 (16.95%) User Experience
14 9 (15.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 9 (15.25%) Sitecore CMS
14 9 (15.25%) Sitecore
15 8 (13.56%) Finance
15 8 (13.56%) .NET Framework
15 8 (13.56%) Microsoft
15 8 (13.56%) Unit Testing
15 8 (13.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 7 (11.86%) Responsive Web Design

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 (37.29%) Umbraco
2 13 (22.03%) EPiServer
3 9 (15.25%) Sitecore CMS
4 5 (8.47%) WordPress
5 4 (6.78%) Drupal
5 4 (6.78%) Sitefinity
6 3 (5.08%) SharePoint
7 2 (3.39%) Immediacy CMS
7 2 (3.39%) Kentico
8 1 (1.69%) Apache
8 1 (1.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.69%) JBoss
8 1 (1.69%) Joomla!
8 1 (1.69%) nginx
8 1 (1.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (1.69%) Podio
8 1 (1.69%) SAS
8 1 (1.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.39%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.08%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.69%) IaaS
2 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.39%) HTTP
1 2 (3.39%) Network Security
2 1 (1.69%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (1.69%) CTI
2 1 (1.69%) DAB
2 1 (1.69%) DMZ
2 1 (1.69%) DNS
2 1 (1.69%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (1.69%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (1.69%) Firewall
2 1 (1.69%) Intranet
2 1 (1.69%) LAN
2 1 (1.69%) MPLS
2 1 (1.69%) PBX
2 1 (1.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (38.98%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.86%) MySQL
3 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.69%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (11.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (6.78%) Git (software)
3 3 (5.08%) Jasmine
3 3 (5.08%) Jenkins
3 3 (5.08%) Selenium
3 3 (5.08%) Visual Studio
3 3 (5.08%) WebDriver
4 2 (3.39%) JIRA
4 2 (3.39%) Subversion
4 2 (3.39%) TeamCity
4 2 (3.39%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (1.69%) Maven
5 1 (1.69%) NetBeans
5 1 (1.69%) PHPUnit
5 1 (1.69%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 8 (13.56%) Finance
2 6 (10.17%) Marketing
3 2 (3.39%) Legal
4 1 (1.69%) Law
4 1 (1.69%) Retail
4 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 43 (72.88%) Developer
2 22 (37.29%) .NET Developer
3 9 (15.25%) PHP Developer
3 9 (15.25%) Web Developer
4 7 (11.86%) .NET Software Developer
4 7 (11.86%) Software Developer
5 6 (10.17%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 5 (8.47%) .NET Web Developer
7 4 (6.78%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (6.78%) Digital Developer
7 4 (6.78%) MySQL Developer
7 4 (6.78%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 4 (6.78%) Senior Developer
7 4 (6.78%) SQL Developer
8 3 (5.08%) .NET Applications Developer
8 3 (5.08%) Analyst
8 3 (5.08%) Applications Developer
8 3 (5.08%) Lead Developer
8 3 (5.08%) Machine Learning Developer
8 3 (5.08%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (54.24%) .NET
2 29 (49.15%) HTML
3 25 (42.37%) CSS
4 22 (37.29%) AngularJS
4 22 (37.29%) ASP.NET
5 21 (35.59%) jQuery
6 14 (23.73%) HTML5
7 11 (18.64%) ASP.NET MVC
7 11 (18.64%) CSS3
8 9 (15.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 8 (13.56%) .NET Framework
9 8 (13.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 6 (10.17%) JSON
11 4 (6.78%) Entity Framework
11 4 (6.78%) Razor View Engine
12 3 (5.08%) ASP.NET Web API
12 3 (5.08%) Laravel
12 3 (5.08%) React
12 3 (5.08%) Sass
13 2 (3.39%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.95%) User Experience
2 5 (8.47%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.08%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.39%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (3.39%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.69%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.69%) Handset
5 1 (1.69%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.69%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.69%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.78%) Linux
2 2 (3.39%) Unix
3 1 (1.69%) Android
3 1 (1.69%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (44.07%) MVC
2 16 (27.12%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (27.12%) Content Management
3 13 (22.03%) Web Development
4 8 (13.56%) Unit Testing
5 7 (11.86%) Responsive Web Design
6 6 (10.17%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (10.17%) E-Commerce
6 6 (10.17%) Front End Development
6 6 (10.17%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (8.47%) Test Automation
8 4 (6.78%) Functional Testing
8 4 (6.78%) Non-Functional Testing
8 4 (6.78%) OO
8 4 (6.78%) OOP
8 4 (6.78%) Scrum
8 4 (6.78%) Technical Architecture
9 3 (5.08%) Machine Learning
9 3 (5.08%) TDD
9 3 (5.08%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 28 (47.46%) C#
1 28 (47.46%) JavaScript
2 14 (23.73%) SQL
3 11 (18.64%) PHP
4 7 (11.86%) T-SQL
4 7 (11.86%) VB.NET
5 4 (6.78%) Python
5 4 (6.78%) TypeScript
6 3 (5.08%) Java
7 1 (1.69%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.69%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (3.39%) Avaya Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.78%) QA
2 2 (3.39%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 2 (3.39%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.69%) ISO 9000
Vendors
1 9 (15.25%) Sitecore
2 8 (13.56%) Microsoft
3 5 (8.47%) Google
4 3 (5.08%) Avaya
4 3 (5.08%) DevExpress
4 3 (5.08%) Oracle
5 1 (1.69%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.69%) Cisco
5 1 (1.69%) F5
5 1 (1.69%) Informatica
5 1 (1.69%) Polycom
5 1 (1.69%) Splunk
5 1 (1.69%) Zend