Period
to 24 January 2022

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 24 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Content Management System (CMS)
England > South East
6 months to
24 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 194 156 213
Rank change year-on-year -38 +57 +9
Permanent jobs citing CMS 290 185 310
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 1.63% 1.86% 1.33%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.29% 11.87% 8.99%
Number of salaries quoted 229 144 252
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,150 £27,500
25th Percentile £33,750 £35,000 £32,375
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
75th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,125 £90,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 2,359 1,559 3,447
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 13.23% 15.68% 14.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1,583 1,306 2,795
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,000 £26,250
25th Percentile £35,000 £36,250 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.06%
75th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £62,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £72,500 £77,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

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 24 January 2022.

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 24 January 2022. 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
Jobs
Thames Valley +2 128 £55,000 +10.00% 21
Berkshire +14 69 £55,000 +25.00% 14
Hampshire -46 66 £35,000 -12.50% 8
Surrey -54 47 £55,000 +4.76% 2
Buckinghamshire -31 30 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Oxfordshire -16 29 £58,750 +2.17% 6
West Sussex +11 24 £37,500 -25.00% 1
Home Counties - 5 £85,000 -
East Sussex -54 4 £52,106 +48.87% 6
Kent -58 2 £51,500 +62.20% 2
CMS
England

For the 6 months to 24 January 2022, 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 (64.14%) HTML
1 186 (64.14%) CSS
2 169 (58.28%) JavaScript
3 97 (33.45%) Web Development
4 95 (32.76%) MVC
4 95 (32.76%) Agile Software Development
5 93 (32.07%) User Experience
6 92 (31.72%) .NET
7 88 (30.34%) WordPress
8 87 (30.00%) PHP
9 83 (28.62%) C#
10 79 (27.24%) SQL
11 69 (23.79%) E-Commerce
12 65 (22.41%) Social Skills
13 59 (20.34%) Git (software)
13 59 (20.34%) Front End Development
14 57 (19.66%) Marketing
15 56 (19.31%) Azure
15 56 (19.31%) DevOps
16 55 (18.97%) Content Management
16 55 (18.97%) Microsoft
17 54 (18.62%) Adobe
17 54 (18.62%) MySQL
17 54 (18.62%) SEO
18 52 (17.93%) Full Stack Development
19 50 (17.24%) AngularJS
20 49 (16.90%) Umbraco
21 48 (16.55%) Drupal
22 47 (16.21%) EPiServer
23 45 (15.52%) Laravel

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 88 (30.34%) WordPress
2 49 (16.90%) Umbraco
3 48 (16.55%) Drupal
4 47 (16.21%) EPiServer
5 33 (11.38%) Sitecore CMS
6 27 (9.31%) SharePoint
7 24 (8.28%) Kentico
8 20 (6.90%) Joomla!
9 15 (5.17%) Confluence
10 13 (4.48%) Elasticsearch
10 13 (4.48%) IIS
11 6 (2.07%) MODX
12 4 (1.38%) Headless CMS
13 1 (0.34%) Alfresco
Applications
1 24 (8.28%) Microsoft Excel
2 23 (7.93%) Microsoft Office
3 13 (4.48%) Campfire
4 12 (4.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 12 (4.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 11 (3.79%) Sketch
6 8 (2.76%) FrameMaker
6 8 (2.76%) InVision
7 6 (2.07%) Adobe XD
8 5 (1.72%) Adobe Premiere
9 3 (1.03%) UXPin
10 1 (0.34%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 22 (7.59%) Magento
2 18 (6.21%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (2.76%) Payment Gateway
4 6 (2.07%) Sage 200
5 5 (1.72%) Shopify
6 4 (1.38%) Workfront
7 1 (0.34%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 1 (0.34%) SAP SD
7 1 (0.34%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 56 (19.31%) Azure
2 21 (7.24%) Google Analytics
3 18 (6.21%) AWS
3 18 (6.21%) npm
4 16 (5.52%) Microsoft 365
5 13 (4.48%) Figma
6 12 (4.14%) IaaS
6 12 (4.14%) PaaS
7 9 (3.10%) Adobe Analytics
7 9 (3.10%) Power Platform
8 8 (2.76%) CloudFront
8 8 (2.76%) Power Automate
9 6 (2.07%) Cloud Computing
9 6 (2.07%) Mimecast
9 6 (2.07%) OneDrive
9 6 (2.07%) SaaS
10 5 (1.72%) Amazon S3
10 5 (1.72%) Azure Active Directory
10 5 (1.72%) Google Ads
11 3 (1.03%) Algolia
Communications & Networking
1 25 (8.62%) DNS
2 14 (4.83%) Broadband
3 6 (2.07%) DHCP
3 6 (2.07%) Firewall
3 6 (2.07%) IPsec
3 6 (2.07%) SSL
3 6 (2.07%) TCP/IP
3 6 (2.07%) VLAN
3 6 (2.07%) VoIP
3 6 (2.07%) VPN
4 1 (0.34%) Internet
4 1 (0.34%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (18.62%) MySQL
2 18 (6.21%) NoSQL
3 17 (5.86%) SQL Server
4 8 (2.76%) Power BI
5 4 (1.38%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.03%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (1.03%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.34%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 59 (20.34%) Git (software)
2 27 (9.31%) JIRA
3 13 (4.48%) ESLint
4 9 (3.10%) Grunt
5 8 (2.76%) Axure RP
5 8 (2.76%) Postman
6 7 (2.41%) gulp
6 7 (2.41%) Subversion
6 7 (2.41%) webpack
7 6 (2.07%) Visual Studio
8 5 (1.72%) Dreamweaver
8 5 (1.72%) Mercurial
8 5 (1.72%) Selenium
8 5 (1.72%) TestRail
9 3 (1.03%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.34%) GitLab
10 1 (0.34%) Xcode
General
1 65 (22.41%) Social Skills
2 57 (19.66%) Marketing
3 29 (10.00%) Organisational Skills
4 20 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (6.55%) Finance
6 12 (4.14%) Electronics
7 11 (3.79%) Retail
8 10 (3.45%) Influencing Skills
9 9 (3.10%) Presentation Skills
10 8 (2.76%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (1.38%) Legal
12 3 (1.03%) Banking
12 3 (1.03%) Financial Institution
12 3 (1.03%) Telecoms
13 2 (0.69%) Inclusion and Diversity
13 2 (0.69%) Law
13 2 (0.69%) Publishing
14 1 (0.34%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 180 (62.07%) Developer
2 60 (20.69%) PHP Developer
3 53 (18.28%) Senior Developer
4 27 (9.31%) Digital Developer
4 27 (9.31%) Full Stack Developer
5 26 (8.97%) Senior PHP Developer
6 25 (8.62%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 21 (7.24%) Architect
8 19 (6.55%) Software Developer
8 19 (6.55%) Web Developer
9 17 (5.86%) .NET Developer
9 17 (5.86%) Software Architect
10 13 (4.48%) Designer
11 12 (4.14%) C# Developer
12 10 (3.45%) Analyst
13 9 (3.10%) C# .NET Developer
13 9 (3.10%) Digital Marketing Manager
13 9 (3.10%) Marketing Manager
13 9 (3.10%) Performance Manager
13 9 (3.10%) Senior Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 186 (64.14%) CSS
1 186 (64.14%) HTML
2 92 (31.72%) .NET
3 50 (17.24%) AngularJS
4 45 (15.52%) Laravel
5 43 (14.83%) RESTful
6 39 (13.45%) Sass
7 36 (12.41%) ASP.NET
7 36 (12.41%) HTML5
7 36 (12.41%) jQuery
7 36 (12.41%) Symfony
8 35 (12.07%) Web Services
9 34 (11.72%) React
10 32 (11.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 31 (10.69%) Vue.js
12 26 (8.97%) CSS3
13 24 (8.28%) REST
14 18 (6.21%) .NET Core
14 18 (6.21%) ASP.NET MVC
15 17 (5.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 93 (32.07%) User Experience
2 24 (8.28%) Self-Motivation
3 18 (6.21%) Greenfield Project
4 17 (5.86%) Enterprise Software
5 16 (5.52%) Mobile App
6 13 (4.48%) Management Information System
7 8 (2.76%) Data Protection Act
7 8 (2.76%) iPad
7 8 (2.76%) Life Science
8 7 (2.41%) Xbox
9 6 (2.07%) Social Media
10 5 (1.72%) Client/Server
10 5 (1.72%) Podcast
10 5 (1.72%) Social Network
11 4 (1.38%) SWIFT
11 4 (1.38%) Wiki
12 3 (1.03%) W3C
13 2 (0.69%) Blog
14 1 (0.34%) Digital TV
14 1 (0.34%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 18 (6.21%) Windows
2 15 (5.17%) Windows Server
3 10 (3.45%) Linux
4 7 (2.41%) Apple iOS
5 6 (2.07%) Android
5 6 (2.07%) Windows 10
5 6 (2.07%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (2.07%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (33.45%) Web Development
2 95 (32.76%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (32.76%) MVC
3 69 (23.79%) E-Commerce
4 59 (20.34%) Front End Development
5 56 (19.31%) DevOps
6 55 (18.97%) Content Management
7 54 (18.62%) SEO
8 52 (17.93%) Full Stack Development
9 44 (15.17%) Analytics
10 43 (14.83%) Problem-Solving
11 37 (12.76%) Digital Marketing
12 33 (11.38%) Project Management
12 33 (11.38%) SOLID
12 33 (11.38%) UX Design
13 29 (10.00%) CRM
14 27 (9.31%) Prototyping
15 26 (8.97%) Project Delivery
16 25 (8.62%) Collaborative Working
17 24 (8.28%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 169 (58.28%) JavaScript
2 87 (30.00%) PHP
3 83 (28.62%) C#
4 79 (27.24%) SQL
5 24 (8.28%) TypeScript
6 22 (7.59%) Python
7 14 (4.83%) PowerShell
8 12 (4.14%) T-SQL
9 5 (1.72%) C
9 5 (1.72%) Java
10 3 (1.03%) Kotlin
10 3 (1.03%) PyPy
10 3 (1.03%) Rust
11 1 (0.34%) Apple Swift
11 1 (0.34%) Go
11 1 (0.34%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 30 (10.34%) Degree
2 14 (4.83%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (2.07%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.34%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.34%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (7.93%) QA
2 21 (7.24%) GDPR
3 16 (5.52%) Accessibility
4 14 (4.83%) WCAG
5 8 (2.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (1.03%) WAI
System Software
1 12 (4.14%) Active Directory
2 9 (3.10%) Docker
3 6 (2.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.07%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (4.48%) Kibana
2 11 (3.79%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (1.03%) Kubernetes
3 3 (1.03%) Terraform
Vendors
1 55 (18.97%) Microsoft
2 54 (18.62%) Adobe
3 33 (11.38%) Sitecore
4 22 (7.59%) Google
5 8 (2.76%) Optimizely
6 7 (2.41%) Spotify
7 6 (2.07%) CA Agile Central
7 6 (2.07%) Palo Alto
7 6 (2.07%) Sage
7 6 (2.07%) Sophos
7 6 (2.07%) VMware
8 5 (1.72%) Elastic Path
8 5 (1.72%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (1.72%) YouTube
9 3 (1.03%) Apple
9 3 (1.03%) HubSpot
10 2 (0.69%) Cisco
10 2 (0.69%) HP
11 1 (0.34%) Oracle
11 1 (0.34%) SAP