Period
to 20 January 2019

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 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Content Management System (CMS)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 173 171 104
Rank change year-on-year -2 -67 +18
Permanent jobs citing CMS 50 62 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.99% 1.12% 2.10%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.53% 6.67% 13.67%
Number of salaries quoted 33 45 71
Scotland median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £24,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £44,500 £53,750
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +1.20%

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 766 930 717
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 15.23% 16.83% 15.39%
Number of salaries quoted 467 599 472
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +6.55%
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £26,538
90th Percentile £69,150 £65,000 £62,500
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 January 2019.

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 January 2019. 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 +13 25 £37,500 -6.25% 5
Edinburgh -9 19 £36,250 -9.38% 2
Dundee +15 2 £32,500 -23.53%
Stirling - 1 £35,000 -
East Dunbartonshire - 1 - -
CMS
UK

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, 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 39 (78.00%) JavaScript
2 35 (70.00%) HTML
3 33 (66.00%) CSS
4 27 (54.00%) PHP
5 23 (46.00%) MySQL
6 20 (40.00%) Git (software)
7 17 (34.00%) .NET
7 17 (34.00%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (34.00%) Web Development
8 16 (32.00%) Magento
9 15 (30.00%) Laravel
9 15 (30.00%) Symfony
9 15 (30.00%) Content Management
9 15 (30.00%) E-Commerce
10 14 (28.00%) MVC
10 14 (28.00%) WordPress
10 14 (28.00%) Front End Development
11 13 (26.00%) Problem-Solving
11 13 (26.00%) HTML5
11 13 (26.00%) LAMP
12 12 (24.00%) Zend
12 12 (24.00%) AngularJS
13 11 (22.00%) Xdebug
13 11 (22.00%) Refactoring
13 11 (22.00%) Yii
13 11 (22.00%) C#
14 10 (20.00%) EPiServer
14 10 (20.00%) User Experience
15 9 (18.00%) CSS3
15 9 (18.00%) webpack

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 14 (28.00%) WordPress
2 10 (20.00%) EPiServer
3 4 (8.00%) Drupal
4 2 (4.00%) Umbraco
5 1 (2.00%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 16 (32.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.00%) Google Analytics
2 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (8.00%) SaaS
3 3 (6.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.00%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (2.00%) AdWords
4 1 (2.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (46.00%) MySQL
2 5 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (6.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (4.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 11 (22.00%) Xdebug
3 9 (18.00%) webpack
4 7 (14.00%) Babel
4 7 (14.00%) Subversion
5 1 (2.00%) Grunt
5 1 (2.00%) gulp
General
1 7 (14.00%) Retail
2 4 (8.00%) Marketing
3 1 (2.00%) Brand Awareness
3 1 (2.00%) Finance
3 1 (2.00%) Games
3 1 (2.00%) Legal
3 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (74.00%) Developer
2 14 (28.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 11 (22.00%) Web Developer
4 10 (20.00%) PHP Developer
5 8 (16.00%) HTML CSS Developer
5 8 (16.00%) HTML Developer
6 7 (14.00%) WordPress Developer
7 4 (8.00%) Technical Leader
8 3 (6.00%) .NET Developer
8 3 (6.00%) Consultant
8 3 (6.00%) Digital Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Lead Developer
10 1 (2.00%) C# Developer
10 1 (2.00%) C# Software Engineer
10 1 (2.00%) Graduate
10 1 (2.00%) Junior
10 1 (2.00%) Junior Developer
10 1 (2.00%) Software Engineer
10 1 (2.00%) SQL Developer
10 1 (2.00%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (70.00%) HTML
2 33 (66.00%) CSS
3 17 (34.00%) .NET
4 15 (30.00%) Laravel
4 15 (30.00%) Symfony
5 13 (26.00%) HTML5
5 13 (26.00%) LAMP
6 12 (24.00%) AngularJS
7 11 (22.00%) Yii
8 9 (18.00%) CSS3
8 9 (18.00%) Sass
9 5 (10.00%) React
10 4 (8.00%) jQuery
11 3 (6.00%) Angular 2
11 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 3 (6.00%) CakePHP
11 3 (6.00%) XML
12 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET
12 2 (4.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 1 (2.00%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.00%) User Experience
2 8 (16.00%) Self-Motivation
3 6 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.00%) Digital Media
4 2 (4.00%) PMI
5 1 (2.00%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.00%) Analytical Mindset
5 1 (2.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.00%) Windows
1 1 (2.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (34.00%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (34.00%) Web Development
2 15 (30.00%) Content Management
2 15 (30.00%) E-Commerce
3 14 (28.00%) Front End Development
3 14 (28.00%) MVC
4 13 (26.00%) Problem-Solving
5 11 (22.00%) Refactoring
6 7 (14.00%) OO
6 7 (14.00%) Unit Testing
7 6 (12.00%) Analytics
7 6 (12.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (12.00%) OOP
8 4 (8.00%) Contract Management
8 4 (8.00%) Problem Management
9 3 (6.00%) Digital Marketing
9 3 (6.00%) SEO
10 2 (4.00%) Copywriting
10 2 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (4.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 39 (78.00%) JavaScript
2 27 (54.00%) PHP
3 11 (22.00%) C#
4 5 (10.00%) SQL
5 3 (6.00%) T-SQL
5 3 (6.00%) VB
6 2 (4.00%) ES6
6 2 (4.00%) TypeScript
7 1 (2.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (4.00%) Degree
1 2 (4.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (4.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 12 (24.00%) Zend
2 6 (12.00%) Google
3 2 (4.00%) Adobe
3 2 (4.00%) Avaya
4 1 (2.00%) Pardot
4 1 (2.00%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.00%) Verint