Period
to 12 November 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 12 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Content Management System (CMS)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 179 165 94
Rank change year-on-year -14 -71 +36
Permanent jobs citing CMS 46 63 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.86% 1.13% 2.62%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.77% 7.07% 15.86%
Number of salaries quoted 37 40 93
Scotland median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% +10.29%
10th Percentile £28,900 £27,425 £23,750
90th Percentile £47,500 £45,375 £57,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -

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 797 891 864
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 14.93% 16.02% 16.54%
Number of salaries quoted 489 514 541
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +8.43%
10th Percentile £29,108 £30,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £67,500 £65,000
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 12 November 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 12 November 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 +5 24 £36,500 -8.75% 7
Edinburgh -23 17 £37,500 -5.06% 5
Dundee - 2 £32,500 - 1
Stirling - 1 £35,000 -
East Dunbartonshire - 1 - -
CMS
UK

For the 6 months to 12 November 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 26 (56.52%) JavaScript
2 22 (47.83%) HTML
3 19 (41.30%) CSS
4 18 (39.13%) PHP
5 15 (32.61%) MVC
6 14 (30.43%) .NET
6 14 (30.43%) Web Development
7 13 (28.26%) Content Management
7 13 (28.26%) SQL Server
8 12 (26.09%) C#
8 12 (26.09%) jQuery
8 12 (26.09%) WordPress
9 11 (23.91%) MySQL
9 11 (23.91%) HTML5
9 11 (23.91%) AngularJS
10 9 (19.57%) Git (software)
10 9 (19.57%) OO
11 8 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (17.39%) Umbraco
11 8 (17.39%) ASP.NET
11 8 (17.39%) OOP
11 8 (17.39%) Magento
11 8 (17.39%) User Experience
11 8 (17.39%) Front End Development
12 7 (15.22%) CSS3
12 7 (15.22%) SQL
12 7 (15.22%) Drupal
13 6 (13.04%) JSON
13 6 (13.04%) Google
13 6 (13.04%) Laravel

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 12 (26.09%) WordPress
2 8 (17.39%) Umbraco
3 7 (15.22%) Drupal
4 5 (10.87%) EPiServer
5 3 (6.52%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (2.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (2.17%) Immediacy CMS
6 1 (2.17%) Joomla!
6 1 (2.17%) Kentico
6 1 (2.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (2.17%) SAS
6 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.17%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (17.39%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (10.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.17%) GitHub
3 1 (2.17%) Google Analytics
3 1 (2.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (2.17%) CTI
1 1 (2.17%) DNS
1 1 (2.17%) Firewall
1 1 (2.17%) HTTP
1 1 (2.17%) LAN
1 1 (2.17%) MPLS
1 1 (2.17%) Network Security
1 1 (2.17%) PBX
1 1 (2.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (28.26%) SQL Server
2 11 (23.91%) MySQL
3 3 (6.52%) Relational Database
3 3 (6.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (6.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (19.57%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.35%) Subversion
2 2 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.17%) Grunt
3 1 (2.17%) gulp
3 1 (2.17%) Jasmine
3 1 (2.17%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.17%) Maven
3 1 (2.17%) NetBeans
3 1 (2.17%) PHPUnit
3 1 (2.17%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (2.17%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.17%) webpack
General
1 3 (6.52%) Marketing
2 2 (4.35%) Finance
2 2 (4.35%) Legal
2 2 (4.35%) Retail
2 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.17%) Brand Awareness
3 1 (2.17%) Law
Job Titles
1 37 (80.43%) Developer
2 14 (30.43%) PHP Developer
3 9 (19.57%) .NET Developer
3 9 (19.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 7 (15.22%) Web Developer
5 6 (13.04%) Digital Developer
6 5 (10.87%) Lead Developer
6 5 (10.87%) MySQL Developer
6 5 (10.87%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 4 (8.70%) Machine Learning Developer
8 3 (6.52%) C# Developer
9 2 (4.35%) .NET Software Developer
9 2 (4.35%) .NET Web Developer
9 2 (4.35%) Analyst
9 2 (4.35%) Avaya Specialist
9 2 (4.35%) C# .NET Developer
9 2 (4.35%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 2 (4.35%) Software Developer
9 2 (4.35%) Support Specialist
9 2 (4.35%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (47.83%) HTML
2 19 (41.30%) CSS
3 14 (30.43%) .NET
4 12 (26.09%) jQuery
5 11 (23.91%) AngularJS
5 11 (23.91%) HTML5
6 8 (17.39%) ASP.NET
7 7 (15.22%) CSS3
8 6 (13.04%) JSON
8 6 (13.04%) Laravel
9 5 (10.87%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 5 (10.87%) React
9 5 (10.87%) Symfony
10 4 (8.70%) .NET Framework
10 4 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (8.70%) CakePHP
10 4 (8.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (8.70%) XML
11 3 (6.52%) LAMP
11 3 (6.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.39%) User Experience
2 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.35%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.17%) Analytical Mindset
4 1 (2.17%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.17%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.17%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.17%) Handset
4 1 (2.17%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.35%) Linux
2 1 (2.17%) Unix
2 1 (2.17%) Windows
2 1 (2.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (32.61%) MVC
2 14 (30.43%) Web Development
3 13 (28.26%) Content Management
4 9 (19.57%) OO
5 8 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (17.39%) Front End Development
5 8 (17.39%) OOP
6 5 (10.87%) E-Commerce
6 5 (10.87%) Technical Architecture
7 4 (8.70%) Conversational UI
7 4 (8.70%) Machine Learning
8 3 (6.52%) Problem-Solving
8 3 (6.52%) Software Engineering
8 3 (6.52%) TDD
8 3 (6.52%) Unit Testing
9 2 (4.35%) Collaborative Working
9 2 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (4.35%) CRM
9 2 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (56.52%) JavaScript
2 18 (39.13%) PHP
3 12 (26.09%) C#
4 7 (15.22%) SQL
5 5 (10.87%) T-SQL
6 3 (6.52%) TypeScript
6 3 (6.52%) VB
7 2 (4.35%) Java
8 1 (2.17%) ES6
8 1 (2.17%) Python
8 1 (2.17%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (2.17%) Avaya Certification
1 1 (2.17%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (4.35%) Docker
Vendors
1 6 (13.04%) Google
2 4 (8.70%) Avaya
2 4 (8.70%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.52%) Sitecore
4 1 (2.17%) Adobe
4 1 (2.17%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.17%) Cisco
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle
4 1 (2.17%) Polycom
4 1 (2.17%) Verint
4 1 (2.17%) Zend