Period
to 25 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 25 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Content Management System (CMS)
England > South East
6 months to
25 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 214 246 161
Rank change year-on-year +32 -85 +44
Permanent jobs citing CMS 294 350 682
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.29% 1.31% 2.18%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.83% 8.70% 12.76%
Number of salaries quoted 236 324 611
South East median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,875 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,125 £57,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,006 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +4.46% +6.51%

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 the South East with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 3,331 4,022 5,345
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 14.66% 15.08% 17.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2,695 3,349 4,536
South East median annual salary £46,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.11% +11.76% -5.56%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,000 £26,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £66,250
England median annual salary £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.00% - +7.53%

CMS
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing CMS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for CMS in the South East

CMS
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CMS in the South East.

Salary trend for CMS in the South East

CMS
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CMS in the South East over the 6 months to 25 February 2020.

Salary histogram for CMS in the South East

CMS
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CMS within the South East region over the 6 months to 25 February 2020. 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
Thames Valley +10 109 £47,500 - 26
Hampshire +32 103 £40,000 +14.29% 20
Berkshire +9 47 £50,000 +11.11% 16
Oxfordshire +10 42 £45,000 -18.18% 5
Surrey +17 27 £34,000 -28.42% 10
East Sussex +21 26 £47,500 +46.15% 4
Buckinghamshire -3 20 £45,000 -5.26% 5
West Sussex +11 14 £50,000 - 3
Kent -3 14 £35,000 -41.67% 4
Sussex - 1 £40,000 -
CMS
England

For the 6 months to 25 February 2020, 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 South East region with a requirement for CMS.

1 186 (63.27%) HTML
2 179 (60.88%) CSS
3 158 (53.74%) JavaScript
4 115 (39.12%) Web Development
5 93 (31.63%) jQuery
6 91 (30.95%) Agile Software Development
7 90 (30.61%) PHP
8 86 (29.25%) .NET
9 77 (26.19%) HTML5
10 74 (25.17%) WordPress
11 73 (24.83%) Front End Development
12 69 (23.47%) MVC
13 63 (21.43%) AngularJS
14 61 (20.75%) CSS3
15 60 (20.41%) Content Management
16 59 (20.07%) Marketing
16 59 (20.07%) Git (software)
17 58 (19.73%) ASP.NET
18 57 (19.39%) E-Commerce
19 55 (18.71%) C#
20 54 (18.37%) Node.js
21 47 (15.99%) MySQL
22 45 (15.31%) CRM
22 45 (15.31%) Sitecore CMS
22 45 (15.31%) Sitecore
23 44 (14.97%) EPiServer
23 44 (14.97%) User Experience
24 43 (14.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
25 40 (13.61%) Responsive Web Design
26 39 (13.27%) Umbraco

CMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 74 (25.17%) WordPress
2 45 (15.31%) Sitecore CMS
3 44 (14.97%) EPiServer
4 39 (13.27%) Umbraco
5 25 (8.50%) Joomla!
6 19 (6.46%) Drupal
7 18 (6.12%) Kentico
8 15 (5.10%) IIS
9 6 (2.04%) Apache
9 6 (2.04%) Confluence
9 6 (2.04%) MODX
9 6 (2.04%) TYPO3
10 5 (1.70%) SharePoint
11 3 (1.02%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 3 (1.02%) Apache Solr
12 2 (0.68%) Alfresco
12 2 (0.68%) Headless CMS
12 2 (0.68%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.68%) SilverStripe
12 2 (0.68%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 20 (6.80%) Photoshop
2 14 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
3 12 (4.08%) Microsoft Excel
4 7 (2.38%) Adobe XD
4 7 (2.38%) Sketch
5 6 (2.04%) GIMP
6 5 (1.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 4 (1.36%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 3 (1.02%) InVision
9 1 (0.34%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.34%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 28 (9.52%) Magento
2 12 (4.08%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.34%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.34%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 33 (11.22%) Azure
2 23 (7.82%) GitHub
2 23 (7.82%) SaaS
3 15 (5.10%) AWS
4 10 (3.40%) IaaS
4 10 (3.40%) PaaS
5 9 (3.06%) G Suite
5 9 (3.06%) Google Analytics
6 5 (1.70%) AWS Lambda
6 5 (1.70%) Serverless
7 3 (1.02%) GCP
7 3 (1.02%) Google Tag Manager
7 3 (1.02%) Office 365
8 2 (0.68%) Google Docs
8 2 (0.68%) MailChimp
8 2 (0.68%) Trello
9 1 (0.34%) BrowserStack
9 1 (0.34%) Google Play
9 1 (0.34%) npm
9 1 (0.34%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.42%) DNS
2 9 (3.06%) Firewall
3 8 (2.72%) Internet
4 5 (1.70%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.68%) Intranet
6 1 (0.34%) Extranet
6 1 (0.34%) LAN
6 1 (0.34%) SSL
6 1 (0.34%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.34%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (15.99%) MySQL
2 33 (11.22%) SQL Server
3 7 (2.38%) MongoDB
4 6 (2.04%) Redis
5 5 (1.70%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (0.68%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.34%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.34%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 59 (20.07%) Git (software)
2 25 (8.50%) gulp
3 21 (7.14%) Visual Studio
4 16 (5.44%) Bitbucket
4 16 (5.44%) Jenkins
5 15 (5.10%) Grunt
6 14 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
7 11 (3.74%) Subversion
8 9 (3.06%) GitLab
8 9 (3.06%) JIRA
9 6 (2.04%) webpack
10 5 (1.70%) Mocha
10 5 (1.70%) Travis CI
10 5 (1.70%) Visual Studio Team System
11 3 (1.02%) CircleCI
12 2 (0.68%) Dreamweaver
12 2 (0.68%) Jasmine
12 2 (0.68%) Karma Test Runner
12 2 (0.68%) Octopus Deploy
13 1 (0.34%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 59 (20.07%) Marketing
2 30 (10.20%) Finance
3 16 (5.44%) Retail
4 10 (3.40%) Games
5 6 (2.04%) Police
6 5 (1.70%) Automotive
7 3 (1.02%) Legal
7 3 (1.02%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.68%) Public Sector
9 1 (0.34%) Advertising
9 1 (0.34%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.34%) Electronics
9 1 (0.34%) iGaming
9 1 (0.34%) Law
9 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.34%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.34%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 187 (63.61%) Developer
2 69 (23.47%) Web Developer
3 36 (12.24%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 34 (11.56%) .NET Developer
5 33 (11.22%) PHP Developer
6 27 (9.18%) C# Developer
7 24 (8.16%) C# .NET Developer
7 24 (8.16%) Full Stack Developer
8 23 (7.82%) JavaScript Developer
8 23 (7.82%) Project Manager
8 23 (7.82%) WordPress Developer
9 20 (6.80%) HTML CSS Developer
9 20 (6.80%) HTML Developer
9 20 (6.80%) Senior Developer
10 18 (6.12%) ASP.NET Developer
11 16 (5.44%) PHP WordPress Developer
12 15 (5.10%) Backend Developer
12 15 (5.10%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 15 (5.10%) IT Support
13 13 (4.42%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 186 (63.27%) HTML
2 179 (60.88%) CSS
3 93 (31.63%) jQuery
4 86 (29.25%) .NET
5 77 (26.19%) HTML5
6 63 (21.43%) AngularJS
7 61 (20.75%) CSS3
8 58 (19.73%) ASP.NET
9 54 (18.37%) Node.js
10 43 (14.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 36 (12.24%) Sass
12 33 (11.22%) React
13 32 (10.88%) REST
14 28 (9.52%) Laravel
15 26 (8.84%) Web Services
16 24 (8.16%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 23 (7.82%) XML
18 21 (7.14%) Ajax
18 21 (7.14%) Vue.js
19 19 (6.46%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 44 (14.97%) User Experience
2 29 (9.86%) Greenfield Project
2 29 (9.86%) Mobile App
3 18 (6.12%) Self-Motivation
4 9 (3.06%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (3.06%) Social Media
5 8 (2.72%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (1.70%) EPoS
7 4 (1.36%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.02%) CMDB
9 1 (0.34%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.34%) iPad
9 1 (0.34%) NHS
9 1 (0.34%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.34%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 28 (9.52%) Windows
2 18 (6.12%) Linux
3 17 (5.78%) Windows Server
4 9 (3.06%) Mac OS
5 8 (2.72%) Android
6 7 (2.38%) Apple iOS
7 6 (2.04%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.34%) Debian
8 1 (0.34%) OpenVMS
8 1 (0.34%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (39.12%) Web Development
2 91 (30.95%) Agile Software Development
3 73 (24.83%) Front End Development
4 69 (23.47%) MVC
5 60 (20.41%) Content Management
6 57 (19.39%) E-Commerce
7 45 (15.31%) CRM
8 40 (13.61%) Responsive Web Design
9 37 (12.59%) Project Management
10 36 (12.24%) SEO
11 34 (11.56%) Problem-Solving
12 33 (11.22%) Continuous Integration
13 30 (10.20%) Software Engineering
14 28 (9.52%) Scrum
15 27 (9.18%) DevOps
15 27 (9.18%) TDD
16 22 (7.48%) Web Design
17 20 (6.80%) Project Delivery
18 19 (6.46%) Waterfall
19 16 (5.44%) Mobile First
Programming Languages
1 158 (53.74%) JavaScript
2 90 (30.61%) PHP
3 55 (18.71%) C#
4 37 (12.59%) SQL
5 17 (5.78%) Java
6 14 (4.76%) ES6
7 13 (4.42%) Python
8 8 (2.72%) T-SQL
9 6 (2.04%) C
9 6 (2.04%) TypeScript
10 5 (1.70%) C++
10 5 (1.70%) Go
11 2 (0.68%) Java 8
11 2 (0.68%) VBA
12 1 (0.34%) ES7
12 1 (0.34%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.34%) Ruby
12 1 (0.34%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.34%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 20 (6.80%) Degree
2 6 (2.04%) SC Cleared
2 6 (2.04%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.36%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (0.68%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.34%) APMP
5 1 (0.34%) CCNA
5 1 (0.34%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.34%) ISEB
5 1 (0.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (5.78%) WCAG
2 7 (2.38%) QA
3 3 (1.02%) SLA
4 1 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.34%) PMO
System Software
1 15 (5.10%) Docker
2 3 (1.02%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (2.38%) Kubernetes
2 4 (1.36%) Ansible
3 3 (1.02%) Docker Swarm
3 3 (1.02%) Terraform
4 2 (0.68%) cPanel
4 2 (0.68%) Plesk
Vendors
1 45 (15.31%) Sitecore
2 36 (12.24%) Adobe
3 28 (9.52%) Microsoft
4 21 (7.14%) Google
5 9 (3.06%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (1.70%) Brightcove
6 5 (1.70%) Optimizely
7 4 (1.36%) WooCommerce
8 3 (1.02%) HubSpot
8 3 (1.02%) hybris
8 3 (1.02%) ServiceNow
8 3 (1.02%) Zend
8 3 (1.02%) Zoho
9 2 (0.68%) Pardot
10 1 (0.34%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.34%) Cadence
10 1 (0.34%) Citrix
10 1 (0.34%) Hotjar
10 1 (0.34%) LexisNexis
10 1 (0.34%) VMware