Period
to 26 September 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 26 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Content Management System (CMS)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
26 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 178 136 85
Rank change year-on-year -42 -51 +35
Permanent jobs citing CMS 53 96 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.98% 1.72% 2.93%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.50% 10.40% 16.72%
Number of salaries quoted 38 63 96
Scotland median annual salary £37,500 £39,000 £38,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.85% +1.96% +15.04%
10th Percentile £29,875 £27,500 £23,625
90th Percentile £48,207 £48,500 £60,625
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +8.43% +3.75%

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 815 923 945
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 15.01% 16.57% 17.55%
Number of salaries quoted 530 526 566
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +11.11%
10th Percentile £29,950 £29,125 £25,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £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 26 September 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 26 September 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 -3 27 £36,500 -8.75% 3
Edinburgh -47 20 £41,750 +11.33% 6
Dundee - 2 £32,500 -
Aberdeen +3 1 - -
Stirling - 1 £35,000 -
East Dunbartonshire - 1 - -
CMS
UK

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 (49.06%) JavaScript
2 21 (39.62%) HTML
3 19 (35.85%) .NET
4 18 (33.96%) C#
5 17 (32.08%) CSS
5 17 (32.08%) PHP
5 17 (32.08%) Content Management
6 16 (30.19%) MVC
7 14 (26.42%) SQL Server
8 13 (24.53%) Web Development
8 13 (24.53%) HTML5
9 12 (22.64%) Umbraco
9 12 (22.64%) AngularJS
9 12 (22.64%) jQuery
10 10 (18.87%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (18.87%) ASP.NET
10 10 (18.87%) WordPress
11 9 (16.98%) SQL
11 9 (16.98%) MySQL
12 8 (15.09%) CSS3
12 8 (15.09%) User Experience
13 7 (13.21%) Front End Development
13 7 (13.21%) Git (software)
13 7 (13.21%) OO
14 6 (11.32%) OOP
14 6 (11.32%) T-SQL
14 6 (11.32%) Finance
14 6 (11.32%) .NET Framework
14 6 (11.32%) JSON
14 6 (11.32%) Magento

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 (22.64%) Umbraco
2 10 (18.87%) WordPress
3 6 (11.32%) Sitecore CMS
4 5 (9.43%) Drupal
5 4 (7.55%) EPiServer
5 4 (7.55%) Sitefinity
6 3 (5.66%) SharePoint
7 2 (3.77%) Immediacy CMS
7 2 (3.77%) Kentico
8 1 (1.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.89%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (1.89%) Joomla!
8 1 (1.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (1.89%) Podio
8 1 (1.89%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (11.32%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.32%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.89%) GitHub
3 1 (1.89%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.89%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (1.89%) CTI
1 1 (1.89%) DAB
1 1 (1.89%) DNS
1 1 (1.89%) Firewall
1 1 (1.89%) HTTP
1 1 (1.89%) Intranet
1 1 (1.89%) LAN
1 1 (1.89%) MPLS
1 1 (1.89%) Network Security
1 1 (1.89%) PBX
1 1 (1.89%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (26.42%) SQL Server
2 9 (16.98%) MySQL
3 3 (5.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (5.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.77%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (13.21%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.66%) Jenkins
2 3 (5.66%) Selenium
2 3 (5.66%) WebDriver
3 2 (3.77%) Subversion
3 2 (3.77%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.77%) TeamCity
3 2 (3.77%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (1.89%) Grunt
4 1 (1.89%) gulp
4 1 (1.89%) Jasmine
4 1 (1.89%) JIRA
4 1 (1.89%) Maven
4 1 (1.89%) NetBeans
4 1 (1.89%) PHPUnit
4 1 (1.89%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (1.89%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.89%) webpack
General
1 6 (11.32%) Finance
2 4 (7.55%) Marketing
3 2 (3.77%) Legal
3 2 (3.77%) Retail
3 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.89%) Law
Job Titles
1 36 (67.92%) Developer
2 13 (24.53%) PHP Developer
3 10 (18.87%) .NET Developer
4 8 (15.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 6 (11.32%) Digital Developer
5 6 (11.32%) Web Developer
6 5 (9.43%) Lead Developer
6 5 (9.43%) MySQL Developer
6 5 (9.43%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 4 (7.55%) Machine Learning Developer
8 3 (5.66%) .NET Web Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Avaya Specialist
8 3 (5.66%) C# Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Support Specialist
8 3 (5.66%) Tester
9 2 (3.77%) Analyst
9 2 (3.77%) Senior Developer
9 2 (3.77%) Software Developer
9 2 (3.77%) Technical Specialist
9 2 (3.77%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (39.62%) HTML
2 19 (35.85%) .NET
3 17 (32.08%) CSS
4 13 (24.53%) HTML5
5 12 (22.64%) AngularJS
5 12 (22.64%) jQuery
6 10 (18.87%) ASP.NET
7 8 (15.09%) CSS3
8 6 (11.32%) .NET Framework
8 6 (11.32%) JSON
9 5 (9.43%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (9.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 4 (7.55%) Laravel
10 4 (7.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (7.55%) XML
11 3 (5.66%) Entity Framework
11 3 (5.66%) React
11 3 (5.66%) Symfony
12 2 (3.77%) Backbone.js
12 2 (3.77%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.09%) User Experience
2 3 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.66%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.77%) Digital Media
3 2 (3.77%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.89%) Analytical Mindset
4 1 (1.89%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.89%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.89%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.89%) Handset
4 1 (1.89%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.77%) Linux
2 1 (1.89%) Unix
2 1 (1.89%) Windows
2 1 (1.89%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (32.08%) Content Management
2 16 (30.19%) MVC
3 13 (24.53%) Web Development
4 10 (18.87%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (13.21%) Front End Development
5 7 (13.21%) OO
6 6 (11.32%) OOP
7 5 (9.43%) Technical Architecture
8 4 (7.55%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (7.55%) E-Commerce
8 4 (7.55%) Machine Learning
8 4 (7.55%) Problem-Solving
9 3 (5.66%) Functional Testing
9 3 (5.66%) Non-Functional Testing
9 3 (5.66%) Software Engineering
9 3 (5.66%) TDD
9 3 (5.66%) Test Automation
9 3 (5.66%) Unit Testing
10 2 (3.77%) Systems Analysis
10 2 (3.77%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 26 (49.06%) JavaScript
2 18 (33.96%) C#
3 17 (32.08%) PHP
4 9 (16.98%) SQL
5 6 (11.32%) T-SQL
6 4 (7.55%) Python
7 3 (5.66%) VB
8 2 (3.77%) Java
8 2 (3.77%) TypeScript
8 2 (3.77%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.89%) ES6
Qualifications
1 2 (3.77%) Avaya Certification
2 1 (1.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 2 (3.77%) PCI DSS
1 2 (3.77%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (11.32%) Sitecore
2 5 (9.43%) Avaya
2 5 (9.43%) Google
3 4 (7.55%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.66%) Oracle
5 1 (1.89%) Adobe
5 1 (1.89%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.89%) Cisco
5 1 (1.89%) Polycom
5 1 (1.89%) Verint