Period
to 18 October 2018

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 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Content Management System (CMS)
England > South West
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 163 153 166
Rank change year-on-year -10 +13 -12
Permanent jobs citing CMS 192 204 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.87% 2.01% 1.91%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.02% 11.03% 8.40%
Number of salaries quoted 155 195 185
South West median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% -10.71%
10th Percentile £22,000 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £50,000 £48,750 £49,700
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14% -

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 1,597 1,850 2,476
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 15.52% 18.23% 22.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1,291 1,537 2,070
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £61,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

CMS
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing CMS as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CMS in the South West.

Salary trend for CMS in the South West

CMS
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CMS in the South West over the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

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 18 October 2018. 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 +4 78 £37,500 +7.14% 24
Dorset -45 31 £40,000 +21.21% 3
Gloucestershire +8 23 £42,500 +30.77% 8
Cornwall +13 20 £24,000 - 3
Somerset +24 17 £27,000 -25.52% 8
Devon +26 13 £35,000 +12.45% 4
Wiltshire -19 9 £36,000 -10.00% 3
CMS
England

For the 6 months to 18 October 2018, 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.

1 124 (64.58%) JavaScript
2 121 (63.02%) HTML
3 98 (51.04%) CSS
4 73 (38.02%) Web Development
5 70 (36.46%) PHP
6 63 (32.81%) Agile Software Development
7 57 (29.69%) jQuery
8 55 (28.65%) Content Management
8 55 (28.65%) C#
9 53 (27.60%) Problem-Solving
10 49 (25.52%) .NET
11 44 (22.92%) WordPress
12 43 (22.40%) Marketing
12 43 (22.40%) MVC
13 41 (21.35%) SQL
14 37 (19.27%) SQL Server
15 36 (18.75%) Git (software)
16 35 (18.23%) MySQL
16 35 (18.23%) User Experience
17 33 (17.19%) HTML5
17 33 (17.19%) Degree
18 32 (16.67%) Umbraco
19 30 (15.63%) E-Commerce
20 27 (14.06%) Sitecore CMS
20 27 (14.06%) Sitecore
21 24 (12.50%) SEO
21 24 (12.50%) Sass
21 24 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
22 23 (11.98%) Front End Development
22 23 (11.98%) Scrum

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 44 (22.92%) WordPress
2 32 (16.67%) Umbraco
3 27 (14.06%) Sitecore CMS
4 21 (10.94%) Drupal
5 10 (5.21%) SharePoint
6 9 (4.69%) eZ Publish
7 5 (2.60%) Apache
7 5 (2.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 5 (2.60%) EPiServer
8 4 (2.08%) Sitefinity
9 3 (1.56%) Captiva
9 3 (1.56%) concrete5
9 3 (1.56%) Documentum
10 2 (1.04%) Confluence
10 2 (1.04%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.52%) IIS
11 1 (0.52%) Joomla!
11 1 (0.52%) Kentico
Applications
1 8 (4.17%) Photoshop
2 6 (3.13%) Doxygen
2 6 (3.13%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (3.13%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (1.04%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (1.04%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (1.04%) InDesign
4 1 (0.52%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 13 (6.77%) Magento
2 11 (5.73%) Shopify
3 8 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (2.08%) OpenCart
5 1 (0.52%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 14 (7.29%) GitHub
1 14 (7.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (6.25%) Google Analytics
3 9 (4.69%) AWS Lambda
3 9 (4.69%) Serverless
4 8 (4.17%) Dynamics 365
5 6 (3.13%) Basecamp
6 4 (2.08%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 2 (1.04%) Runscope
7 2 (1.04%) SaaS
8 1 (0.52%) AdWords
8 1 (0.52%) G Suite
8 1 (0.52%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.17%) DNS
2 6 (3.13%) FTP
2 6 (3.13%) HTTP
2 6 (3.13%) SMTP
2 6 (3.13%) SSL
3 2 (1.04%) Intranet
3 2 (1.04%) SMS
4 1 (0.52%) Extranet
4 1 (0.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (19.27%) SQL Server
2 35 (18.23%) MySQL
3 7 (3.65%) RDBMS
3 7 (3.65%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.04%) GIS
4 2 (1.04%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.04%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (1.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (0.52%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (0.52%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 36 (18.75%) Git (software)
2 20 (10.42%) JIRA
3 9 (4.69%) Selenium
3 9 (4.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (4.69%) WebDriver
4 7 (3.65%) SoapUI
4 7 (3.65%) Subversion
5 6 (3.13%) git-flow
5 6 (3.13%) Grunt
5 6 (3.13%) gulp
5 6 (3.13%) Log4Net
5 6 (3.13%) SpecFlow
6 5 (2.60%) Visual Studio
7 4 (2.08%) Jenkins
7 4 (2.08%) JMeter
7 4 (2.08%) TeamCity
8 2 (1.04%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.04%) Firebug
8 2 (1.04%) Jasmine
8 2 (1.04%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 43 (22.40%) Marketing
2 17 (8.85%) Games
3 16 (8.33%) Finance
4 13 (6.77%) Retail
5 8 (4.17%) Electronics
6 5 (2.60%) Law
7 4 (2.08%) Advertising
7 4 (2.08%) Manufacturing
7 4 (2.08%) Multimedia
8 3 (1.56%) Military
8 3 (1.56%) Telecoms
9 2 (1.04%) Back Office
10 1 (0.52%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 136 (70.83%) Developer
2 42 (21.88%) Web Developer
3 31 (16.15%) PHP Developer
4 25 (13.02%) Software Developer
5 22 (11.46%) .NET Developer
5 22 (11.46%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 17 (8.85%) Full Stack Developer
7 16 (8.33%) Junior
7 16 (8.33%) Junior Developer
8 13 (6.77%) Backend Developer
8 13 (6.77%) Graduate
8 13 (6.77%) Graduate Developer
9 12 (6.25%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 11 (5.73%) QA Tester
10 11 (5.73%) Tester
11 9 (4.69%) LAMP Developer
11 9 (4.69%) PHP LAMP Developer
11 9 (4.69%) Senior Developer
12 8 (4.17%) C# Developer
12 8 (4.17%) Product Owner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (63.02%) HTML
2 98 (51.04%) CSS
3 57 (29.69%) jQuery
4 49 (25.52%) .NET
5 33 (17.19%) HTML5
6 24 (12.50%) Sass
6 24 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 22 (11.46%) CSS3
8 20 (10.42%) REST
9 19 (9.90%) ASP.NET
10 18 (9.38%) LAMP
11 16 (8.33%) Ajax
11 16 (8.33%) AngularJS
11 16 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
11 16 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
12 14 (7.29%) .NET Framework
13 13 (6.77%) Node.js
13 13 (6.77%) RESTful
13 13 (6.77%) Symfony
14 11 (5.73%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 35 (18.23%) User Experience
2 19 (9.90%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (9.38%) Computer Science
4 16 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
5 12 (6.25%) Mobile App
6 11 (5.73%) Graphic Design
6 11 (5.73%) Social Media
7 7 (3.65%) Self-Motivation
8 3 (1.56%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.04%) Fintech
9 2 (1.04%) Linux Command Line
9 2 (1.04%) Marketing Technology
10 1 (0.52%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.52%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 11 (5.73%) Windows
2 7 (3.65%) Unix
3 6 (3.13%) Android
3 6 (3.13%) Apple iOS
4 5 (2.60%) Linux
5 1 (0.52%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (38.02%) Web Development
2 63 (32.81%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (28.65%) Content Management
4 53 (27.60%) Problem-Solving
5 43 (22.40%) MVC
6 30 (15.63%) E-Commerce
7 24 (12.50%) SEO
8 23 (11.98%) Front End Development
8 23 (11.98%) Scrum
9 22 (11.46%) Digital Marketing
10 19 (9.90%) CRM
11 18 (9.38%) Unit Testing
12 16 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
13 15 (7.81%) Analytics
14 14 (7.29%) Innovative Thinking
14 14 (7.29%) Mentoring
14 14 (7.29%) Open Source
14 14 (7.29%) Test Automation
15 13 (6.77%) OOP
15 13 (6.77%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 124 (64.58%) JavaScript
2 70 (36.46%) PHP
3 55 (28.65%) C#
4 41 (21.35%) SQL
5 23 (11.98%) Java
6 9 (4.69%) ES6
7 6 (3.13%) C++
7 6 (3.13%) Ruby
7 6 (3.13%) Scala
8 5 (2.60%) PowerShell
8 5 (2.60%) TypeScript
8 5 (2.60%) VB.NET
8 5 (2.60%) VBScript
9 4 (2.08%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.04%) C
10 2 (1.04%) R
11 1 (0.52%) VB
Qualifications
1 33 (17.19%) Degree
2 6 (3.13%) Computer Science Degree
2 6 (3.13%) ISEB
3 2 (1.04%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.52%) CBAP
4 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (8.85%) QA
2 8 (4.17%) WCAG
3 2 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 5 (2.60%) WMI
2 1 (0.52%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 27 (14.06%) Sitecore
2 18 (9.38%) Microsoft
3 15 (7.81%) Google
4 14 (7.29%) Adobe
5 9 (4.69%) WooCommerce
6 8 (4.17%) Oracle
7 6 (3.13%) Perforce
8 4 (2.08%) Volusion
9 3 (1.56%) Hyland
9 3 (1.56%) Kofax
9 3 (1.56%) OpenText
9 3 (1.56%) Xerox
10 2 (1.04%) SAP
10 2 (1.04%) Twitter
11 1 (0.52%) Apple
11 1 (0.52%) Cisco
11 1 (0.52%) Facebook
11 1 (0.52%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.52%) Screaming Frog