Period
to 10 August 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 10 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Content Management System (CMS)
England > South East
6 months to
10 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 193 219 142
Rank change year-on-year +26 -77 +32
Permanent jobs citing CMS 145 379 694
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 1.32% 1.44% 2.31%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.98% 9.76% 13.52%
Number of salaries quoted 124 291 658
Median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -11.11% +7.78%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,875 £28,750
90th Percentile £73,739 £78,750 £60,375
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -

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 1,453 3,885 5,132
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 13.20% 14.76% 17.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1,198 3,111 4,318
Median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £54,750 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +7.35% +2.00% +5.26%

CMS
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing CMS as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing CMS in the South East.

Salary trend for CMS in the South East

CMS
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing CMS in the South East over the 6 months to 10 August 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 10 August 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 +55 66 £55,000 +22.22% 11
Hampshire +29 45 £45,000 +30.43% 7
Berkshire +53 27 £53,750 +13.16% 7
Oxfordshire +35 26 £55,000 +37.50% 3
East Sussex +46 15 £34,029 -38.13% 1
Buckinghamshire +46 13 £67,500 +68.75% 1
Surrey +39 9 £42,500 +16.44% 2
West Sussex +31 6 £37,500 -16.67%
Kent +38 3 £58,500 +23.16% 3
CMS
England

For the 6 months to 10 August 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 77 (53.10%) JavaScript
2 75 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
3 68 (46.90%) CSS
4 67 (46.21%) HTML
5 55 (37.93%) PHP
6 49 (33.79%) Content Management
7 46 (31.72%) Web Development
8 45 (31.03%) E-Commerce
9 44 (30.34%) Azure
10 40 (27.59%) Git (software)
10 40 (27.59%) .NET
11 35 (24.14%) MySQL
11 35 (24.14%) DevOps
12 34 (23.45%) WordPress
13 31 (21.38%) ASP.NET
14 29 (20.00%) MVC
14 29 (20.00%) jQuery
15 28 (19.31%) User Experience
16 27 (18.62%) AngularJS
16 27 (18.62%) TDD
17 26 (17.93%) Microsoft
17 26 (17.93%) Umbraco
18 25 (17.24%) Java
18 25 (17.24%) Front End Development
19 24 (16.55%) Continuous Integration
20 23 (15.86%) JIRA
21 22 (15.17%) Marketing
22 21 (14.48%) Sitecore CMS
22 21 (14.48%) Sitecore
23 20 (13.79%) C#

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 34 (23.45%) WordPress
2 26 (17.93%) Umbraco
3 21 (14.48%) Sitecore CMS
4 17 (11.72%) Confluence
4 17 (11.72%) Joomla!
5 11 (7.59%) EPiServer
5 11 (7.59%) Headless CMS
6 9 (6.21%) Kentico
7 7 (4.83%) Drupal
8 4 (2.76%) Orchard CMS
9 3 (2.07%) DNN
9 3 (2.07%) SilverStripe
10 1 (0.69%) IIS
10 1 (0.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (6.90%) Photoshop
2 5 (3.45%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (3.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (2.07%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (1.38%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.69%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.69%) Chatbot
5 1 (0.69%) Figma
5 1 (0.69%) GIMP
5 1 (0.69%) InVision
5 1 (0.69%) Marvel
5 1 (0.69%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 14 (9.66%) Magento
2 7 (4.83%) Payment Gateway
3 6 (4.14%) Eloqua
4 5 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.69%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 44 (30.34%) Azure
2 19 (13.10%) SaaS
3 13 (8.97%) AWS
4 12 (8.28%) OpenShift
5 10 (6.90%) GCP
6 5 (3.45%) IaaS
6 5 (3.45%) PaaS
7 4 (2.76%) Dynamics 365
8 3 (2.07%) GitHub
9 2 (1.38%) AWS Lambda
9 2 (1.38%) Power Platform
9 2 (1.38%) PowerApps
9 2 (1.38%) Serverless
10 1 (0.69%) Google Play
10 1 (0.69%) Logic Apps
10 1 (0.69%) Office 365
10 1 (0.69%) Oracle CX
10 1 (0.69%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.83%) DNS
2 6 (4.14%) Internet
3 4 (2.76%) Intranet
4 1 (0.69%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (24.14%) MySQL
2 11 (7.59%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.07%) Azure SQL Database
3 3 (2.07%) MongoDB
3 3 (2.07%) Redis
4 2 (1.38%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.69%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 40 (27.59%) Git (software)
2 23 (15.86%) JIRA
3 7 (4.83%) Bitbucket
4 6 (4.14%) Android Studio
4 6 (4.14%) Visual Studio Team System
4 6 (4.14%) Xcode
5 5 (3.45%) Octopus Deploy
6 4 (2.76%) Cypress.io
6 4 (2.76%) Gatling
6 4 (2.76%) Jenkins
6 4 (2.76%) JMeter
6 4 (2.76%) Mocha
6 4 (2.76%) Postman
7 3 (2.07%) Visual Studio
8 2 (1.38%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.69%) Dreamweaver
9 1 (0.69%) PHPUnit
9 1 (0.69%) TeamCity
General
1 22 (15.17%) Marketing
2 8 (5.52%) Finance
3 7 (4.83%) Legal
3 7 (4.83%) Retail
4 5 (3.45%) Electronics
4 5 (3.45%) Public Sector
5 4 (2.76%) Local Government
6 3 (2.07%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (2.07%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.38%) Brand Awareness
8 1 (0.69%) Advertising
8 1 (0.69%) Games
8 1 (0.69%) Law
8 1 (0.69%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 79 (54.48%) Developer
2 23 (15.86%) Web Developer
3 21 (14.48%) PHP Developer
4 15 (10.34%) Architect
4 15 (10.34%) JavaScript Developer
5 14 (9.66%) .NET Developer
5 14 (9.66%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 13 (8.97%) C# Developer
7 12 (8.28%) C# .NET Developer
7 12 (8.28%) DevOps Engineer
7 12 (8.28%) Senior Developer
7 12 (8.28%) Software Engineer
7 12 (8.28%) Solutions Architect
8 11 (7.59%) HTML CSS Developer
8 11 (7.59%) HTML Developer
9 10 (6.90%) ASP.NET Developer
10 9 (6.21%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 8 (5.52%) Backend Developer
12 7 (4.83%) PHP WordPress Developer
12 7 (4.83%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (46.90%) CSS
2 67 (46.21%) HTML
3 40 (27.59%) .NET
4 31 (21.38%) ASP.NET
5 29 (20.00%) jQuery
6 27 (18.62%) AngularJS
7 19 (13.10%) REST
8 18 (12.41%) ASP.NET Web API
9 17 (11.72%) .NET Core
10 16 (11.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 15 (10.34%) .NET Framework
12 13 (8.97%) Ajax
12 13 (8.97%) Spring
13 12 (8.28%) JSON
14 11 (7.59%) Node.js
15 10 (6.90%) RESTful
16 9 (6.21%) ASP.NET MVC
16 9 (6.21%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 9 (6.21%) React
16 9 (6.21%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 28 (19.31%) User Experience
2 19 (13.10%) Self-Motivation
3 14 (9.66%) Greenfield Project
4 13 (8.97%) iPad
5 11 (7.59%) Mobile App
6 6 (4.14%) N-Tier
7 4 (2.76%) Digital Media
7 4 (2.76%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (2.07%) W3C
9 2 (1.38%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (1.38%) Biotechnology
9 2 (1.38%) Blog
9 2 (1.38%) EPoS
9 2 (1.38%) Social Media
10 1 (0.69%) FMCG
10 1 (0.69%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.69%) Podcast
Operating Systems
1 19 (13.10%) Linux
2 14 (9.66%) Android
2 14 (9.66%) Windows
2 14 (9.66%) Windows Server
3 13 (8.97%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (33.79%) Content Management
3 46 (31.72%) Web Development
4 45 (31.03%) E-Commerce
5 35 (24.14%) DevOps
6 29 (20.00%) MVC
7 27 (18.62%) TDD
8 25 (17.24%) Front End Development
9 24 (16.55%) Continuous Integration
10 18 (12.41%) CRM
11 16 (11.03%) Continuous Deployment
11 16 (11.03%) Project Management
11 16 (11.03%) Responsive Web Design
11 16 (11.03%) Software Delivery
12 15 (10.34%) Microservices
12 15 (10.34%) Software Engineering
13 14 (9.66%) SEO
14 13 (8.97%) Mentoring
15 12 (8.28%) Problem-Solving
15 12 (8.28%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 77 (53.10%) JavaScript
2 55 (37.93%) PHP
3 25 (17.24%) Java
4 20 (13.79%) C#
5 9 (6.21%) SQL
6 6 (4.14%) Apple Swift
7 3 (2.07%) TypeScript
8 2 (1.38%) Go
8 2 (1.38%) Kotlin
8 2 (1.38%) Python
9 1 (0.69%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 6 (4.14%) Degree
2 4 (2.76%) ISEB
2 4 (2.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (1.38%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.52%) QA
System Software
1 17 (11.72%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (9.66%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.38%) Ansible
Vendors
1 26 (17.93%) Microsoft
2 21 (14.48%) Sitecore
3 11 (7.59%) Adobe
4 7 (4.83%) HubSpot
5 6 (4.14%) Marketo
5 6 (4.14%) Pardot
5 6 (4.14%) Zend
6 4 (2.76%) Xamarin
7 3 (2.07%) Brightcove
7 3 (2.07%) Optimizely
7 3 (2.07%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.38%) Atlassian
8 2 (1.38%) Cadence
9 1 (0.69%) Facebook
9 1 (0.69%) Google
9 1 (0.69%) Instagram
9 1 (0.69%) Oracle
9 1 (0.69%) SAP
9 1 (0.69%) Twitter
9 1 (0.69%) YouTube