Period
to 9 May 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 9 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Content Management System (CMS)
England > South East
6 months to
9 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 172 218 241
Rank change year-on-year +46 +23 -83
Permanent jobs citing CMS 222 226 331
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 1.70% 1.24% 1.26%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.38% 8.97% 8.41%
Number of salaries quoted 177 175 280
10th Percentile £31,400 £27,500 £28,625
25th Percentile £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +6.38% +17.50% -5.88%
75th Percentile £53,750 £55,000 £52,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £67,500 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £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 1,950 2,519 3,934
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 14.91% 13.87% 15.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1,522 2,027 3,218
10th Percentile £28,525 £27,400 £27,500
25th Percentile £36,250 £35,500 £34,643
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
75th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £62,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,500 £73,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 9 May 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 9 May 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
Surrey +65 71 £52,500 +64.06% 7
Thames Valley +16 69 £50,000 - 23
Berkshire +4 34 £50,000 - 11
East Sussex +30 26 £35,000 -26.32% 2
Hampshire -21 26 £38,500 -6.67% 8
Oxfordshire +15 22 £50,000 -2.44% 9
West Sussex +19 18 £50,000 +25.00% 3
Buckinghamshire +26 13 £48,750 -20.41% 3
Kent - 11 £35,000 - 3
CMS
England

For the 6 months to 9 May 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.

1 162 (72.97%) CSS
2 157 (70.72%) HTML
3 144 (64.86%) JavaScript
4 112 (50.45%) Git (software)
5 98 (44.14%) C#
6 97 (43.69%) MVC
7 96 (43.24%) .NET
8 75 (33.78%) Unit Testing
9 74 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
10 73 (32.88%) SQL
11 67 (30.18%) Web Development
12 65 (29.28%) RESTful
13 64 (28.83%) PHP
14 63 (28.38%) SOLID
15 61 (27.48%) Mentoring
15 61 (27.48%) Project Management
16 60 (27.03%) EPiServer
17 58 (26.13%) .NET Core
18 54 (24.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 51 (22.97%) Vue.js
20 45 (20.27%) User Experience
21 44 (19.82%) KnockoutJS
21 44 (19.82%) WordPress
22 43 (19.37%) Marketing
22 43 (19.37%) HTML5
23 42 (18.92%) Social Skills
24 37 (16.67%) MySQL
24 37 (16.67%) SQL Server
24 37 (16.67%) Front End Development
25 36 (16.22%) CSS3

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 60 (27.03%) EPiServer
2 44 (19.82%) WordPress
3 18 (8.11%) IIS
3 18 (8.11%) Sitecore CMS
4 17 (7.66%) Umbraco
5 15 (6.76%) SharePoint
6 14 (6.31%) Joomla!
7 10 (4.50%) Kentico
8 5 (2.25%) Apache
8 5 (2.25%) Drupal
8 5 (2.25%) nginx
9 4 (1.80%) Confluence
10 3 (1.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 3 (1.35%) Headless CMS
11 2 (0.90%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.90%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (0.90%) Liferay
12 1 (0.45%) concrete5
12 1 (0.45%) Content Management Server
12 1 (0.45%) SilverStripe
Applications
1 7 (3.15%) Figma
2 4 (1.80%) Campfire
2 4 (1.80%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (1.35%) Adobe XD
4 2 (0.90%) FrameMaker
5 1 (0.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.45%) InVision
5 1 (0.45%) Marvel
5 1 (0.45%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.45%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 19 (8.56%) Magento
2 10 (4.50%) OpenCart
3 6 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.45%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.45%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.45%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.45%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 33 (14.86%) Azure
2 8 (3.60%) Google Analytics
3 6 (2.70%) Serverless
4 5 (2.25%) AWS
4 5 (2.25%) Azure Functions
4 5 (2.25%) Google Tag Manager
5 4 (1.80%) GitHub
5 4 (1.80%) npm
5 4 (1.80%) SaaS
6 3 (1.35%) BrowserStack
6 3 (1.35%) IaaS
6 3 (1.35%) PaaS
7 2 (0.90%) AdWords
7 2 (0.90%) Azure Logic Apps
7 2 (0.90%) Basecamp
7 2 (0.90%) Dynamics 365
7 2 (0.90%) Microsoft 365
7 2 (0.90%) Power Platform
7 2 (0.90%) PowerApps
7 2 (0.90%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.80%) Broadband
1 4 (1.80%) DNS
2 2 (0.90%) Intranet
2 2 (0.90%) Skype
3 1 (0.45%) DHCP
3 1 (0.45%) Firewall
3 1 (0.45%) FTP
3 1 (0.45%) HTTP
3 1 (0.45%) Internet
3 1 (0.45%) IPsec
3 1 (0.45%) SSL
3 1 (0.45%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.45%) VLAN
3 1 (0.45%) VoIP
3 1 (0.45%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (16.67%) MySQL
1 37 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 17 (7.66%) NoSQL
3 10 (4.50%) SQL Server 2016
4 9 (4.05%) SQL Server 2014
4 9 (4.05%) SQL Server 2019
5 3 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (1.35%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.90%) RDBMS
6 2 (0.90%) Redis
7 1 (0.45%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 112 (50.45%) Git (software)
2 15 (6.76%) Subversion
3 11 (4.95%) JIRA
3 11 (4.95%) Octopus Deploy
3 11 (4.95%) TeamCity
4 8 (3.60%) Visual Studio
5 7 (3.15%) Bitbucket
6 4 (1.80%) ESLint
6 4 (1.80%) Jenkins
6 4 (1.80%) Vagrant
7 3 (1.35%) Dreamweaver
8 2 (0.90%) IntelliJ
8 2 (0.90%) Oracle APEX
9 1 (0.45%) Babel
9 1 (0.45%) Grunt
9 1 (0.45%) webpack
General
1 43 (19.37%) Marketing
2 42 (18.92%) Social Skills
3 14 (6.31%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (6.31%) Finance
4 9 (4.05%) Influencing Skills
5 6 (2.70%) Electronics
5 6 (2.70%) Games
5 6 (2.70%) Law
6 3 (1.35%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.35%) Organisational Skills
6 3 (1.35%) Public Sector
7 2 (0.90%) Publishing
7 2 (0.90%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.45%) Advertising
8 1 (0.45%) Brand Awareness
8 1 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.45%) Retail
8 1 (0.45%) Social Housing
Job Titles
1 164 (73.87%) Developer
2 50 (22.52%) Senior Developer
3 43 (19.37%) Software Developer
4 39 (17.57%) PHP Developer
5 38 (17.12%) Lead Developer
6 33 (14.86%) .NET Developer
7 30 (13.51%) C# Developer
8 29 (13.06%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 23 (10.36%) C# .NET Developer
9 23 (10.36%) Web Developer
10 22 (9.91%) Senior PHP Developer
11 18 (8.11%) Team Leader
12 15 (6.76%) Development Team Leader
12 15 (6.76%) Lead Software Developer
12 15 (6.76%) Senior Software Developer
12 15 (6.76%) Software Development Team Leader
12 15 (6.76%) Software Team Leader
13 11 (4.95%) React Developer
14 10 (4.50%) C# Software Developer
14 10 (4.50%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 162 (72.97%) CSS
2 157 (70.72%) HTML
3 96 (43.24%) .NET
4 65 (29.28%) RESTful
5 58 (26.13%) .NET Core
6 54 (24.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 51 (22.97%) Vue.js
8 44 (19.82%) KnockoutJS
9 43 (19.37%) HTML5
10 36 (16.22%) CSS3
11 29 (13.06%) Laravel
12 24 (10.81%) Sass
13 23 (10.36%) React
13 23 (10.36%) Symfony
14 22 (9.91%) ASP.NET
15 20 (9.01%) jQuery
15 20 (9.01%) REST
16 19 (8.56%) AngularJS
16 19 (8.56%) Web Services
17 16 (7.21%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 45 (20.27%) User Experience
2 8 (3.60%) Cloud Native
2 8 (3.60%) Self-Motivation
3 7 (3.15%) Social Media
4 6 (2.70%) Acoustics
5 4 (1.80%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (1.80%) Linux Command Line
6 3 (1.35%) Algorithms
6 3 (1.35%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (1.35%) Photography
7 2 (0.90%) Life Science
7 2 (0.90%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.90%) NHS
8 1 (0.45%) Blog
8 1 (0.45%) Graphic Design
8 1 (0.45%) Taxonomies
8 1 (0.45%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 26 (11.71%) Linux
2 20 (9.01%) Windows
2 20 (9.01%) Windows Server
3 4 (1.80%) Ubuntu
4 3 (1.35%) Android
4 3 (1.35%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.45%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (43.69%) MVC
2 75 (33.78%) Unit Testing
3 74 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 67 (30.18%) Web Development
5 63 (28.38%) SOLID
6 61 (27.48%) Mentoring
6 61 (27.48%) Project Management
7 37 (16.67%) Front End Development
8 35 (15.77%) Content Management
9 29 (13.06%) Digital Marketing
9 29 (13.06%) E-Commerce
10 28 (12.61%) Problem-Solving
11 26 (11.71%) SEO
12 25 (11.26%) DevOps
13 24 (10.81%) Scrum
14 22 (9.91%) CRM
15 21 (9.46%) Analytics
16 17 (7.66%) Wireframes
17 15 (6.76%) OOP
17 15 (6.76%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 144 (64.86%) JavaScript
2 98 (44.14%) C#
3 73 (32.88%) SQL
4 64 (28.83%) PHP
5 10 (4.50%) Python
6 8 (3.60%) Java
7 5 (2.25%) PowerShell
8 4 (1.80%) Bash Shell
8 4 (1.80%) TypeScript
8 4 (1.80%) VB
9 2 (0.90%) Apex Code
9 2 (0.90%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.45%) ES6
10 1 (0.45%) ES7
Qualifications
1 17 (7.66%) Degree
2 7 (3.15%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (1.80%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.95%) QA
2 4 (1.80%) GDPR
2 4 (1.80%) WCAG
3 1 (0.45%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (3.15%) Docker
2 1 (0.45%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (2.70%) Kubernetes
2 4 (1.80%) Ansible
3 2 (0.90%) Kibana
4 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 28 (12.61%) Microsoft
2 18 (8.11%) Sitecore
3 13 (5.86%) Google
4 12 (5.41%) Adobe
5 6 (2.70%) Nintex
6 4 (1.80%) WooCommerce
7 2 (0.90%) Oracle
7 2 (0.90%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.90%) SAP
7 2 (0.90%) Talend
8 1 (0.45%) Facebook
8 1 (0.45%) HubSpot
8 1 (0.45%) Palo Alto
8 1 (0.45%) Remedy
8 1 (0.45%) Sage
8 1 (0.45%) Sophos
8 1 (0.45%) Twitter
8 1 (0.45%) VMware