Period
to 24 September 2021

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 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Content Management System (CMS)
England > South East
6 months to
24 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 163 173 222
Rank change year-on-year +10 +49 -79
Permanent jobs citing CMS 376 116 376
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 2.14% 1.43% 1.45%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.85% 10.37% 9.61%
Number of salaries quoted 274 94 275
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,975 £26,250
25th Percentile £33,750 £37,500 £29,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,750 £50,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year -4.50% +25.00% -11.11%
75th Percentile £57,500 £63,438 £57,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £71,849 £89,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 2,715 1,119 3,914
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 15.44% 13.77% 15.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1,736 953 3,099
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,853 £27,000
25th Percentile £35,000 £36,855 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
75th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £63,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
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 September 2021.

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 September 2021. 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 -2 157 £55,000 +4.76% 14
Berkshire +22 99 £55,000 +37.50% 12
Surrey +4 88 £52,500 +13.51% 9
Hampshire -67 69 £32,500 -35.00% 4
Buckinghamshire -26 39 £45,000 -30.77% 1
West Sussex +10 35 £40,000 -38.46% 2
Oxfordshire -34 19 £60,000 +4.35% 1
Kent -33 9 £37,500 -35.90% 1
Home Counties - 6 £85,000 -
East Sussex -57 5 £35,000 - 2
CMS
England

For the 6 months to 24 September 2021, 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.

1 229 (60.90%) CSS
2 225 (59.84%) HTML
3 208 (55.32%) JavaScript
4 137 (36.44%) .NET
5 136 (36.17%) MVC
6 127 (33.78%) Web Development
7 126 (33.51%) C#
8 112 (29.79%) User Experience
9 111 (29.52%) PHP
10 110 (29.26%) Agile Software Development
11 105 (27.93%) SQL
12 96 (25.53%) WordPress
13 84 (22.34%) Content Management
14 78 (20.74%) Social Skills
15 75 (19.95%) SEO
16 74 (19.68%) MySQL
16 74 (19.68%) EPiServer
17 71 (18.88%) Marketing
17 71 (18.88%) Microsoft
18 70 (18.62%) Full Stack Development
19 69 (18.35%) E-Commerce
19 69 (18.35%) DevOps
20 66 (17.55%) Microservices
21 65 (17.29%) SOLID
22 62 (16.49%) Front End Development
22 62 (16.49%) Git (software)
23 60 (15.96%) AngularJS
24 59 (15.69%) Azure
25 57 (15.16%) HTML5
25 57 (15.16%) Adobe

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 96 (25.53%) WordPress
2 74 (19.68%) EPiServer
3 52 (13.83%) Umbraco
4 33 (8.78%) SharePoint
4 33 (8.78%) Sitecore CMS
5 26 (6.91%) Joomla!
6 25 (6.65%) Drupal
7 23 (6.12%) Confluence
8 22 (5.85%) Kentico
9 17 (4.52%) IIS
10 13 (3.46%) MODX
11 7 (1.86%) Elasticsearch
12 4 (1.06%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 4 (1.06%) Apache
13 3 (0.80%) ColdFusion
14 2 (0.53%) Headless CMS
14 2 (0.53%) Liferay
15 1 (0.27%) Content Management Server
15 1 (0.27%) nginx
Applications
1 20 (5.32%) Campfire
2 11 (2.93%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (2.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 9 (2.39%) Adobe XD
4 8 (2.13%) Figma
4 8 (2.13%) FrameMaker
4 8 (2.13%) InVision
5 5 (1.33%) UXPin
6 4 (1.06%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.80%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (0.80%) Sketch
8 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Excel
8 1 (0.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 35 (9.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 33 (8.78%) Magento
3 17 (4.52%) Payment Gateway
4 12 (3.19%) Shopify
5 11 (2.93%) Remedy ITSM
5 11 (2.93%) Sage 200
6 3 (0.80%) WebTrends
7 2 (0.53%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 59 (15.69%) Azure
2 26 (6.91%) npm
3 14 (3.72%) Google Analytics
4 13 (3.46%) SaaS
5 12 (3.19%) Microsoft 365
6 11 (2.93%) IaaS
6 11 (2.93%) Mimecast
6 11 (2.93%) OneDrive
6 11 (2.93%) PaaS
7 9 (2.39%) Serverless
8 8 (2.13%) Azure Functions
9 3 (0.80%) AWS
9 3 (0.80%) Azure Logic Apps
9 3 (0.80%) Google Ads
10 2 (0.53%) Azure Cosmos DB
10 2 (0.53%) Basecamp
10 2 (0.53%) GCP
10 2 (0.53%) Google Data Studio
10 2 (0.53%) Trello
11 1 (0.27%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 39 (10.37%) DNS
2 20 (5.32%) Broadband
3 11 (2.93%) DHCP
3 11 (2.93%) Firewall
3 11 (2.93%) IPsec
3 11 (2.93%) SSL
3 11 (2.93%) TCP/IP
3 11 (2.93%) VLAN
3 11 (2.93%) VoIP
3 11 (2.93%) VPN
4 4 (1.06%) Intranet
5 2 (0.53%) Skype
5 2 (0.53%) WEP
6 1 (0.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (19.68%) MySQL
2 43 (11.44%) SQL Server
3 12 (3.19%) NoSQL
3 12 (3.19%) SQL Server 2014
3 12 (3.19%) SQL Server 2016
3 12 (3.19%) SQL Server 2019
4 5 (1.33%) MongoDB
4 5 (1.33%) RDBMS
4 5 (1.33%) Relational Database
5 4 (1.06%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (0.80%) Redis
Development Applications
1 62 (16.49%) Git (software)
2 32 (8.51%) JIRA
3 21 (5.59%) ESLint
4 16 (4.26%) Visual Studio
5 8 (2.13%) Axure RP
6 6 (1.60%) Grunt
6 6 (1.60%) webpack
7 5 (1.33%) Dreamweaver
7 5 (1.33%) gulp
7 5 (1.33%) Jenkins
8 4 (1.06%) Bitbucket
9 3 (0.80%) CircleCI
9 3 (0.80%) Storybook
10 2 (0.53%) IntelliJ
10 2 (0.53%) Mercurial
10 2 (0.53%) Octopus Deploy
10 2 (0.53%) Oracle APEX
10 2 (0.53%) Subversion
10 2 (0.53%) TeamCity
10 2 (0.53%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 78 (20.74%) Social Skills
2 71 (18.88%) Marketing
3 39 (10.37%) Finance
4 20 (5.32%) Retail
5 13 (3.46%) Pharmaceutical
6 12 (3.19%) Presentation Skills
7 11 (2.93%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (2.93%) Electronics
7 11 (2.93%) Publishing
8 10 (2.66%) Organisational Skills
9 9 (2.39%) Police
10 7 (1.86%) Telecoms
11 6 (1.60%) Social Housing
12 5 (1.33%) Influencing Skills
13 4 (1.06%) Law
14 3 (0.80%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.80%) Games
14 3 (0.80%) Legal
15 2 (0.53%) Automotive
16 1 (0.27%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 232 (61.70%) Developer
2 63 (16.76%) PHP Developer
3 56 (14.89%) Senior Developer
4 47 (12.50%) Architect
5 38 (10.11%) Web Developer
6 35 (9.31%) Software Architect
7 33 (8.78%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 31 (8.24%) .NET Developer
9 30 (7.98%) Digital Developer
10 29 (7.71%) Software Developer
11 27 (7.18%) Full Stack Developer
12 26 (6.91%) Senior PHP Developer
13 22 (5.85%) C# Developer
14 19 (5.05%) Senior Software Developer
14 19 (5.05%) WordPress Developer
15 18 (4.79%) C# .NET Developer
15 18 (4.79%) Lead Architect
15 18 (4.79%) Lead Software Architect
15 18 (4.79%) Senior Architect
15 18 (4.79%) Senior Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 229 (60.90%) CSS
2 225 (59.84%) HTML
3 137 (36.44%) .NET
4 60 (15.96%) AngularJS
5 57 (15.16%) HTML5
6 53 (14.10%) React
7 50 (13.30%) Web Services
8 49 (13.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 45 (11.97%) RESTful
10 43 (11.44%) jQuery
11 42 (11.17%) CSS3
12 39 (10.37%) Sass
12 39 (10.37%) Vue.js
13 38 (10.11%) Laravel
14 36 (9.57%) .NET Core
15 35 (9.31%) Symfony
16 33 (8.78%) ASP.NET
17 24 (6.38%) REST
18 23 (6.12%) .NET Framework
19 22 (5.85%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 112 (29.79%) User Experience
2 35 (9.31%) Enterprise Software
3 31 (8.24%) Greenfield Project
4 18 (4.79%) Self-Motivation
5 13 (3.46%) Management Information System
6 12 (3.19%) Cloud Native
6 12 (3.19%) iPad
7 10 (2.66%) Life Science
7 10 (2.66%) Virtual Team
8 8 (2.13%) Xbox
9 7 (1.86%) Digital Media
10 6 (1.60%) Mobile App
10 6 (1.60%) NHS
11 5 (1.33%) W3C
12 2 (0.53%) Learning Management System
12 2 (0.53%) Social Media
13 1 (0.27%) Linux Command Line
13 1 (0.27%) New Media
13 1 (0.27%) PlayStation
13 1 (0.27%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 21 (5.59%) Windows
2 17 (4.52%) Windows Server
3 14 (3.72%) Linux
4 11 (2.93%) Android
4 11 (2.93%) Apple iOS
4 11 (2.93%) Windows 10
4 11 (2.93%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (2.93%) Windows Server 2019
5 3 (0.80%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (36.17%) MVC
2 127 (33.78%) Web Development
3 110 (29.26%) Agile Software Development
4 84 (22.34%) Content Management
5 75 (19.95%) SEO
6 70 (18.62%) Full Stack Development
7 69 (18.35%) DevOps
7 69 (18.35%) E-Commerce
8 66 (17.55%) Microservices
9 65 (17.29%) SOLID
10 62 (16.49%) Front End Development
11 57 (15.16%) Scrum
12 54 (14.36%) Analytics
12 54 (14.36%) Project Delivery
13 53 (14.10%) Prototyping
14 52 (13.83%) CRM
15 47 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
16 44 (11.70%) Unit Testing
17 43 (11.44%) Test Automation
18 42 (11.17%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 208 (55.32%) JavaScript
2 126 (33.51%) C#
3 111 (29.52%) PHP
4 105 (27.93%) SQL
5 28 (7.45%) TypeScript
6 20 (5.32%) Python
7 18 (4.79%) Java
8 11 (2.93%) PowerShell
9 9 (2.39%) PL/1
10 8 (2.13%) T-SQL
11 4 (1.06%) ES6
12 3 (0.80%) CFML
12 3 (0.80%) PyPy
12 3 (0.80%) Rust
13 2 (0.53%) Apex Code
14 1 (0.27%) C
14 1 (0.27%) C++
14 1 (0.27%) ES7
14 1 (0.27%) JSX
Qualifications
1 17 (4.52%) Degree
2 11 (2.93%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.53%) Postgraduate
4 1 (0.27%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (7.45%) QA
2 21 (5.59%) Accessibility
3 20 (5.32%) GDPR
3 20 (5.32%) WCAG
4 10 (2.66%) COBIT
5 5 (1.33%) WAI
6 3 (0.80%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.53%) Good Clinical Practice
7 2 (0.53%) HIPAA
8 1 (0.27%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (2.93%) Active Directory
1 11 (2.93%) VMware Infrastructure
1 11 (2.93%) vSphere
2 6 (1.60%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (2.93%) Microsoft Intune
2 10 (2.66%) OpenView
2 10 (2.66%) OVSD
2 10 (2.66%) SCCM
2 10 (2.66%) SCOM
3 9 (2.39%) Kubernetes
4 7 (1.86%) Kibana
Vendors
1 71 (18.88%) Microsoft
2 57 (15.16%) Adobe
3 33 (8.78%) Sitecore
4 22 (5.85%) Google
5 12 (3.19%) Elastic Path
6 11 (2.93%) Palo Alto
6 11 (2.93%) Remedy
6 11 (2.93%) Sage
6 11 (2.93%) Sophos
6 11 (2.93%) VMware
7 10 (2.66%) BMC
7 10 (2.66%) HP
7 10 (2.66%) ServiceNow
8 9 (2.39%) Nintex
9 7 (1.86%) Optimizely
9 7 (1.86%) Spotify
10 6 (1.60%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (0.80%) Apple
12 2 (0.53%) Oracle
12 2 (0.53%) SAP