Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Content Management System (CMS)
England > South East
6 months to
22 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 159 225 151
Rank change year-on-year +66 -74 +15
Permanent jobs citing CMS 132 356 635
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 1.65% 1.40% 2.18%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.25% 9.50% 13.25%
Number of salaries quoted 120 264 593
Median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £68,121 £89,625 £69,750
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 1,173 3,747 4,794
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 14.65% 14.75% 16.45%
Number of salaries quoted 990 2,982 4,024
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +4.40% +7.06%
10th Percentile £28,975 £27,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +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 22 October 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 22 October 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 +50 47 £52,500 +5.00% 14
Hampshire +43 35 £50,000 +53.85% 5
Oxfordshire +67 26 £57,500 -25.81% 5
East Sussex +43 21 £34,500 -37.27% 8
Surrey +80 13 £45,000 +40.63% 6
Buckinghamshire +65 11 £65,000 +73.33% 1
Berkshire +40 10 £37,500 -25.00% 8
West Sussex +54 9 £65,000 +30.00% 1
Kent +30 4 £58,500 +46.25%
CMS
England

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 84 (63.64%) JavaScript
2 63 (47.73%) CSS
3 62 (46.97%) Agile Software Development
4 61 (46.21%) HTML
5 42 (31.82%) WordPress
5 42 (31.82%) Azure
6 40 (30.30%) PHP
6 40 (30.30%) User Experience
7 37 (28.03%) .NET
7 37 (28.03%) E-Commerce
7 37 (28.03%) Content Management
7 37 (28.03%) Web Development
8 35 (26.52%) MySQL
9 33 (25.00%) Git (software)
10 30 (22.73%) CRM
11 29 (21.97%) jQuery
12 28 (21.21%) ASP.NET
13 27 (20.45%) C#
14 25 (18.94%) Umbraco
14 25 (18.94%) Sitecore CMS
14 25 (18.94%) Sitecore
14 25 (18.94%) REST
15 24 (18.18%) Joomla!
15 24 (18.18%) AngularJS
16 23 (17.42%) React
16 23 (17.42%) Ajax
16 23 (17.42%) MVC
17 22 (16.67%) TDD
17 22 (16.67%) OOP
17 22 (16.67%) Microsoft

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 42 (31.82%) WordPress
2 25 (18.94%) Sitecore CMS
2 25 (18.94%) Umbraco
3 24 (18.18%) Joomla!
4 16 (12.12%) EPiServer
5 13 (9.85%) Headless CMS
6 10 (7.58%) Kentico
7 9 (6.82%) Drupal
8 4 (3.03%) DNN
8 4 (3.03%) Orchard CMS
8 4 (3.03%) SharePoint
9 2 (1.52%) IIS
10 1 (0.76%) SilverStripe
Applications
1 9 (6.82%) Figma
2 4 (3.03%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.52%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (1.52%) InVision
3 2 (1.52%) Marvel
3 2 (1.52%) Sketch
4 1 (0.76%) Chatbot
4 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 19 (14.39%) Magento
2 10 (7.58%) Payment Gateway
3 7 (5.30%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (4.55%) Eloqua
5 5 (3.79%) Shopify
6 1 (0.76%) OpenCart
6 1 (0.76%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.76%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.76%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 42 (31.82%) Azure
2 11 (8.33%) SaaS
3 8 (6.06%) Veeva
4 6 (4.55%) AWS
4 6 (4.55%) GCP
5 5 (3.79%) Dynamics 365
6 3 (2.27%) Power Platform
6 3 (2.27%) PowerApps
7 2 (1.52%) Office 365
8 1 (0.76%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.76%) IaaS
8 1 (0.76%) Logic Apps
8 1 (0.76%) Oracle CX
8 1 (0.76%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.30%) Internet
2 3 (2.27%) Intranet
3 1 (0.76%) Skype
3 1 (0.76%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (26.52%) MySQL
2 8 (6.06%) MongoDB
2 8 (6.06%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.03%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (0.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 33 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 9 (6.82%) JIRA
3 7 (5.30%) Android Studio
3 7 (5.30%) Xcode
4 4 (3.03%) Bitbucket
4 4 (3.03%) Cypress.io
4 4 (3.03%) Gatling
4 4 (3.03%) JMeter
4 4 (3.03%) Mocha
4 4 (3.03%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (3.03%) Postman
4 4 (3.03%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (0.76%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (0.76%) gulp
5 1 (0.76%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (11.36%) Marketing
2 7 (5.30%) Finance
3 6 (4.55%) Public Sector
4 5 (3.79%) Local Government
5 4 (3.03%) Electronics
5 4 (3.03%) Legal
5 4 (3.03%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (3.03%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.52%) Brand Awareness
6 2 (1.52%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.52%) Retail
7 1 (0.76%) Advertising
7 1 (0.76%) Games
Job Titles
1 78 (59.09%) Developer
2 22 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 21 (15.91%) PHP Developer
4 17 (12.88%) Architect
4 17 (12.88%) Solutions Architect
5 15 (11.36%) Senior PHP Developer
6 13 (9.85%) .NET Developer
7 11 (8.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 11 (8.33%) Web Developer
8 10 (7.58%) Full Stack Developer
8 10 (7.58%) Lead Developer
9 9 (6.82%) Software Developer
10 8 (6.06%) Delivery Manager
10 8 (6.06%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 8 (6.06%) Software Engineer
11 7 (5.30%) Android Developer
11 7 (5.30%) C# Developer
11 7 (5.30%) iOS Android Developer
11 7 (5.30%) iOS Developer
11 7 (5.30%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (47.73%) CSS
2 61 (46.21%) HTML
3 37 (28.03%) .NET
4 29 (21.97%) jQuery
5 28 (21.21%) ASP.NET
6 25 (18.94%) REST
7 24 (18.18%) AngularJS
8 23 (17.42%) Ajax
8 23 (17.42%) React
9 20 (15.15%) HTML5
10 19 (14.39%) Node.js
11 16 (12.12%) .NET Core
12 14 (10.61%) JSON
12 14 (10.61%) Vue.js
13 13 (9.85%) .NET Framework
13 13 (9.85%) Symfony
14 12 (9.09%) KnockoutJS
14 12 (9.09%) RESTful
14 12 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 10 (7.58%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 40 (30.30%) User Experience
2 21 (15.91%) Self-Motivation
3 9 (6.82%) Greenfield Project
4 8 (6.06%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (4.55%) Acoustics
6 5 (3.79%) Digital Media
6 5 (3.79%) Mobile App
7 3 (2.27%) N-Tier
7 3 (2.27%) Social Media
8 2 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.52%) Biotechnology
9 1 (0.76%) Blog
9 1 (0.76%) FMCG
9 1 (0.76%) Graphic Design
9 1 (0.76%) Podcast
9 1 (0.76%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 19 (14.39%) Windows
1 19 (14.39%) Windows Server
2 17 (12.88%) Android
2 17 (12.88%) Apple iOS
3 6 (4.55%) Linux
4 1 (0.76%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (46.97%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (28.03%) Content Management
2 37 (28.03%) E-Commerce
2 37 (28.03%) Web Development
3 30 (22.73%) CRM
4 23 (17.42%) MVC
5 22 (16.67%) DevOps
5 22 (16.67%) OOP
5 22 (16.67%) TDD
6 20 (15.15%) Front End Development
7 18 (13.64%) ERP
7 18 (13.64%) Mentoring
8 16 (12.12%) OO
9 15 (11.36%) Unit Testing
10 14 (10.61%) Mobile First
10 14 (10.61%) Presales
11 13 (9.85%) Digital Marketing
11 13 (9.85%) Technical Leadership
12 12 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
13 11 (8.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 84 (63.64%) JavaScript
2 40 (30.30%) PHP
3 27 (20.45%) C#
4 11 (8.33%) SQL
5 7 (5.30%) Apple Swift
5 7 (5.30%) Java
6 6 (4.55%) Python
7 1 (0.76%) PHP 7
7 1 (0.76%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 14 (10.61%) Degree
2 8 (6.06%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (3.03%) ISEB
3 4 (3.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (1.52%) PhD
6 1 (0.76%) CCNA
6 1 (0.76%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.76%) HNC
6 1 (0.76%) MCSE
6 1 (0.76%) MCTS
6 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.76%) RHCSA
6 1 (0.76%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.76%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.76%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.76%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.76%) Docker
1 1 (0.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (0.76%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (0.76%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 25 (18.94%) Sitecore
2 22 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 11 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
3 11 (8.33%) SAP
3 11 (8.33%) Zend
4 8 (6.06%) Siebel
5 7 (5.30%) Google
5 7 (5.30%) HubSpot
6 6 (4.55%) Marketo
6 6 (4.55%) Pardot
7 5 (3.79%) Xamarin
8 4 (3.03%) Facebook
9 3 (2.27%) Adobe
9 3 (2.27%) Atlassian
10 2 (1.52%) WooCommerce
11 1 (0.76%) Instagram
11 1 (0.76%) McAfee
11 1 (0.76%) Splunk
11 1 (0.76%) VMware
11 1 (0.76%) YouTube