Period
to 20 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 20 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Content Management System (CMS)
England > South West
6 months to
20 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 151 161 192
Rank change year-on-year +10 +31 -35
Permanent jobs citing CMS 149 39 138
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 2.00% 1.16% 1.44%
As % of the Application Platforms category 14.97% 7.39% 9.10%
Number of salaries quoted 117 32 86
10th Percentile £28,850 £32,500 £29,161
25th Percentile £34,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.75% - +7.38%
75th Percentile £62,500 £50,313 £52,188
90th Percentile £72,500 £56,125 £58,375
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year +5.00% +8.11% +2.78%

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 West with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 995 528 1,516
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 13.36% 15.77% 15.79%
Number of salaries quoted 606 456 1,201
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,250 £28,000
25th Percentile £34,000 £36,188 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +7.95% +3.53% +6.25%
75th Percentile £61,250 £55,000 £55,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £69,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

CMS
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing CMS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for CMS in the South West

CMS
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for CMS in the South West

CMS
Salary Histogram in the South West

Salary distribution for jobs citing CMS in the South West over the 6 months to 20 October 2021.

Salary histogram for CMS in the South West

CMS
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CMS within the South West region over the 6 months to 20 October 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
Bristol -56 55 £47,500 +18.75% 9
Dorset -3 43 £42,500 -1.45% 4
Somerset - 17 £44,500 - 3
Devon +6 13 £37,500 +2.67% 2
Wiltshire -3 9 £30,000 -40.00% 4
Gloucestershire -40 5 £51,873 +48.21% 3
Cornwall -19 1 - -
CMS
England

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 West region with a requirement for CMS.

1 74 (49.66%) HTML
2 73 (48.99%) CSS
3 64 (42.95%) JavaScript
4 56 (37.58%) .NET
5 54 (36.24%) Umbraco
6 53 (35.57%) WordPress
7 50 (33.56%) C#
8 48 (32.21%) Git (software)
8 48 (32.21%) Azure
9 45 (30.20%) E-Commerce
10 44 (29.53%) Content Management
11 43 (28.86%) Microsoft
12 42 (28.19%) MVC
12 42 (28.19%) Marketing
13 40 (26.85%) Sitecore CMS
13 40 (26.85%) Sitecore
13 40 (26.85%) PHP
14 38 (25.50%) Web Development
15 37 (24.83%) EPiServer
15 37 (24.83%) ASP.NET
15 37 (24.83%) React
16 35 (23.49%) DevOps
17 33 (22.15%) AWS
18 32 (21.48%) Full Stack Development
19 31 (20.81%) Laravel
19 31 (20.81%) Agile Software Development
20 28 (18.79%) jQuery
20 28 (18.79%) SQL
21 27 (18.12%) MySQL
21 27 (18.12%) Sass

CMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 54 (36.24%) Umbraco
2 53 (35.57%) WordPress
3 40 (26.85%) Sitecore CMS
4 37 (24.83%) EPiServer
5 23 (15.44%) Headless CMS
6 18 (12.08%) Kentico
7 15 (10.07%) Sitefinity
8 10 (6.71%) Apache
8 10 (6.71%) Drupal
9 9 (6.04%) Apache Solr
10 8 (5.37%) Joomla!
11 6 (4.03%) SharePoint
12 5 (3.36%) IIS
13 4 (2.68%) Confluence
14 1 (0.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 1 (0.67%) Elasticsearch
14 1 (0.67%) SAS
14 1 (0.67%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 22 (14.77%) Adobe XD
2 14 (9.40%) Photoshop
3 13 (8.72%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (2.01%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (1.34%) Microsoft Excel
6 1 (0.67%) Figma
6 1 (0.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 15 (10.07%) Payment Gateway
2 12 (8.05%) Magento
3 4 (2.68%) Shopify
4 2 (1.34%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (1.34%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.67%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 48 (32.21%) Azure
2 33 (22.15%) AWS
3 25 (16.78%) Firebase
4 10 (6.71%) GCP
4 10 (6.71%) Rackspace Cloud
5 9 (6.04%) SaaS
6 6 (4.03%) Amazon EC2
6 6 (4.03%) Amazon S3
6 6 (4.03%) Amazon SQS
6 6 (4.03%) AWS CloudFormation
6 6 (4.03%) CloudFront
6 6 (4.03%) GitHub
6 6 (4.03%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 4 (2.68%) Cloudflare
7 4 (2.68%) Microsoft 365
7 4 (2.68%) npm
7 4 (2.68%) Route 53
8 2 (1.34%) Dynamics 365
8 2 (1.34%) Power Platform
9 1 (0.67%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.01%) DNS
2 2 (1.34%) Skype
3 1 (0.67%) Extranet
3 1 (0.67%) Intranet
3 1 (0.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (18.12%) MySQL
2 23 (15.44%) SQL Server
3 18 (12.08%) NoSQL
4 13 (8.72%) MongoDB
5 6 (4.03%) Amazon Aurora
5 6 (4.03%) Amazon RDS
5 6 (4.03%) Relational Database
6 5 (3.36%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (2.01%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.67%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.67%) Power BI
8 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 48 (32.21%) Git (software)
2 19 (12.75%) webpack
3 9 (6.04%) Visual Studio
4 8 (5.37%) Dreamweaver
5 6 (4.03%) Bitbucket
5 6 (4.03%) gulp
5 6 (4.03%) JIRA
5 6 (4.03%) PHPUnit
5 6 (4.03%) ReSharper
5 6 (4.03%) TeamCity
6 3 (2.01%) Grunt
7 2 (1.34%) Babel
7 2 (1.34%) Cypress.io
7 2 (1.34%) ESLint
7 2 (1.34%) Jasmine
7 2 (1.34%) Karma Test Runner
7 2 (1.34%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (1.34%) Selenium
7 2 (1.34%) Storybook
7 2 (1.34%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 42 (28.19%) Marketing
2 21 (14.09%) Social Skills
3 14 (9.40%) Finance
3 14 (9.40%) Retail
4 9 (6.04%) Organisational Skills
5 4 (2.68%) Legal
6 3 (2.01%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.01%) Law
7 2 (1.34%) Banking
7 2 (1.34%) Games
7 2 (1.34%) Public Sector
8 1 (0.67%) Documentation Skills
8 1 (0.67%) Influencing Skills
Job Titles
1 106 (71.14%) Developer
2 31 (20.81%) Senior Developer
3 29 (19.46%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 22 (14.77%) .NET Developer
4 22 (14.77%) PHP Developer
5 16 (10.74%) Web Developer
6 13 (8.72%) React Developer
7 11 (7.38%) Software Developer
8 10 (6.71%) CMS Developer
8 10 (6.71%) Database Developer
8 10 (6.71%) Senior Front-End Developer
9 9 (6.04%) .NET Web Developer
9 9 (6.04%) Full Stack Developer
9 9 (6.04%) Head of Development
9 9 (6.04%) Head of Digital
9 9 (6.04%) Head of E-Commerce
9 9 (6.04%) Senior Web Developer
10 8 (5.37%) Designer
10 8 (5.37%) Senior React Developer
11 7 (4.70%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (49.66%) HTML
2 73 (48.99%) CSS
3 56 (37.58%) .NET
4 37 (24.83%) ASP.NET
4 37 (24.83%) React
5 31 (20.81%) Laravel
6 28 (18.79%) jQuery
7 27 (18.12%) Sass
8 26 (17.45%) RESTful
9 24 (16.11%) AngularJS
9 24 (16.11%) REST
10 22 (14.77%) Vue.js
11 21 (14.09%) ASP.NET MVC
12 19 (12.75%) .NET Framework
12 19 (12.75%) Node.js
12 19 (12.75%) React Native
13 18 (12.08%) Web Services
14 16 (10.74%) GatsbyJS
15 15 (10.07%) CSS3
15 15 (10.07%) Next.js
Miscellaneous
1 23 (15.44%) User Experience
2 18 (12.08%) Self-Motivation
3 16 (10.74%) Animation
4 12 (8.05%) Mobile App
5 9 (6.04%) Xbox
6 8 (5.37%) Greenfield Project
7 6 (4.03%) Algorithms
7 6 (4.03%) Legacy Code
8 3 (2.01%) Blog
8 3 (2.01%) e-Learning
8 3 (2.01%) Social Media
9 2 (1.34%) Fat Client
9 2 (1.34%) iPad
9 2 (1.34%) Thin Client
10 1 (0.67%) Cloud Native
10 1 (0.67%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.67%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.67%) PMI
10 1 (0.67%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 17 (11.41%) Linux
2 11 (7.38%) Apple iOS
3 10 (6.71%) Android
4 7 (4.70%) Windows
4 7 (4.70%) Windows Server
5 6 (4.03%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (30.20%) E-Commerce
2 44 (29.53%) Content Management
3 42 (28.19%) MVC
4 38 (25.50%) Web Development
5 35 (23.49%) DevOps
6 32 (21.48%) Full Stack Development
7 31 (20.81%) Agile Software Development
8 27 (18.12%) Front End Development
9 25 (16.78%) Unit Testing
10 24 (16.11%) CRM
11 20 (13.42%) Workflow
12 19 (12.75%) Data Privacy
12 19 (12.75%) Digital Marketing
13 18 (12.08%) Problem-Solving
14 17 (11.41%) Time Management
15 16 (10.74%) Microservices
16 15 (10.07%) Penetration Testing
17 14 (9.40%) Technical Architecture
18 13 (8.72%) Wireframes
19 12 (8.05%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 64 (42.95%) JavaScript
2 50 (33.56%) C#
3 40 (26.85%) PHP
4 28 (18.79%) SQL
5 9 (6.04%) TypeScript
6 8 (5.37%) ES6
7 4 (2.68%) Bash Shell
7 4 (2.68%) Shell Script
8 3 (2.01%) C
8 3 (2.01%) Java
9 2 (1.34%) Dart
10 1 (0.67%) C++
10 1 (0.67%) Python
10 1 (0.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (7.38%) Degree
2 5 (3.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (0.67%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.37%) Accessibility
2 7 (4.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.34%) QA
4 1 (0.67%) PMO
System Software
1 8 (5.37%) Docker
2 2 (1.34%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 43 (28.86%) Microsoft
2 40 (26.85%) Sitecore
3 11 (7.38%) Google
3 11 (7.38%) Optimizely
4 10 (6.71%) Adobe
4 10 (6.71%) Rackspace
5 9 (6.04%) Spotify
6 7 (4.70%) Huawei
7 6 (4.03%) WooCommerce
8 3 (2.01%) SAP
9 2 (1.34%) Atlassian
9 2 (1.34%) Elastic Path
9 2 (1.34%) Oracle
9 2 (1.34%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.67%) Kaseya
10 1 (0.67%) Kofax
10 1 (0.67%) Mapbox
10 1 (0.67%) Planview