The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for CMS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Content Management System (CMS)
UK
Rank 171 162 136
Rank change year-on-year -9 -26  
Permanent jobs citing CMS 1649 2151 2411
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.95% 2.08% 2.23%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.99% 11.01% 11.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1372 1869 2069
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% +14.28%  

CMS is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 15008 19532 21200
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 17.74% 18.89% 19.63%
Number of salaries quoted 12460 16438 17582
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.25% -  

CMS
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing CMS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for CMS in the UK

CMS
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for CMS in the UK

CMS
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CMS over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for CMS in the UK

CMS
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CMS within the UK over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -8 1540 £42,500 - 271
London +4 678 £50,000 - 96
South East -5 316 £38,750 -8.82% 36
North West -28 114 £37,500 -6.25% 40
Yorkshire -31 114 £35,000 - 19
Berkshire +72 105 £43,750 -2.77% 8
East of England +4 87 £35,000 -12.50% 21
City of London +24 77 £47,500 -13.63% 20
South West -37 77 £35,000 -6.66% 24
East Midlands +43 70 £29,000 -27.50% 12
West Yorkshire -15 63 £35,000 - 10
Scotland +12 61 £37,500 -1.31% 4
Manchester -42 61 £40,000 - 21
Hampshire +25 58 £35,000 -1.40% 10
Hertfordshire +57 57 £45,000 - 10
West Midlands -31 57 £35,000 - 14
Leeds -15 53 £35,000 - 9
Leicestershire +24 42 £28,500 -24.00% 4
Edinburgh +22 36 £37,500 -3.22% 3
Oxfordshire +13 36 £37,500 -11.76% 6
North Yorkshire 0 36 £50,000 +11.11% 5
West Sussex -13 35 £37,500 -16.66% 1
Bristol -19 35 £36,000 +4.34% 8
Buckinghamshire +32 32 £50,000 +17.64% 4
Southampton +38 28 £35,000 -15.15% 6
Leicester +13 25 £28,500 -36.66% 2
Windsor +7 24 £36,250 -9.37%
Surrey -39 24 £38,750 -13.88% 6
St Albans +6 23 £50,000 +2.56% 5
North East +12 21 £35,000 +2.18% 3

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT jobs citing CMS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for CMS.

1 1843 (57.59%) HTML
2 1744 (54.50%) CSS
3 1683 (52.59%) JavaScript
4 1241 (38.78%) Agile Software Development
5 1231 (38.47%) .NET
6 1073 (33.53%) C#
7 1054 (32.94%) Content Management
8 1026 (32.06%) MVC
9 1005 (31.41%) Web Development
10 889 (27.78%) ASP.NET
11 811 (25.34%) jQuery
12 799 (24.97%) SQL Server
13 767 (23.97%) HTML5
14 690 (21.56%) PHP
15 657 (20.53%) E-Commerce
16 631 (19.72%) AngularJS
17 619 (19.34%) SQL
18 616 (19.25%) Microsoft
19 580 (18.13%) Marketing
20 554 (17.31%) Umbraco
21 550 (17.19%) Git (software)
22 518 (16.19%) CSS3
23 504 (15.75%) ASP.NET MVC
23 504 (15.75%) User Experience
24 476 (14.88%) TDD
25 469 (14.66%) Web Services
26 456 (14.25%) Scrum
27 453 (14.16%) Finance
28 435 (13.59%) Sitecore CMS
28 435 (13.59%) Sitecore

CMS
Top Related IT Skills 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
1 554 (17.31%) Umbraco
2 435 (13.59%) Sitecore CMS
3 330 (10.31%) WordPress
4 311 (9.72%) EPiServer
5 263 (8.22%) Drupal
6 197 (6.16%) IIS
7 145 (4.53%) Apache
8 127 (3.97%) Kentico
9 119 (3.72%) WebSphere
10 113 (3.53%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 105 (3.28%) Tomcat
12 91 (2.84%) SharePoint
13 76 (2.38%) Sitefinity
14 70 (2.19%) Apache Solr
15 59 (1.84%) Elasticsearch
16 48 (1.50%) DNN
17 45 (1.41%) Immediacy CMS
17 45 (1.41%) Joomla!
18 33 (1.03%) CoreMedia CMS
19 30 (0.94%) Confluence
Applications
1 216 (6.75%) MS Excel
2 185 (5.78%) Photoshop
3 118 (3.69%) Adobe Illustrator
4 84 (2.63%) MS Office
5 68 (2.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 34 (1.06%) MS PowerPoint
7 31 (0.97%) InDesign
7 31 (0.97%) MS Visio
8 20 (0.63%) MS Project
9 19 (0.59%) Fireworks
10 10 (0.31%) Adobe Captivate
10 10 (0.31%) FrameMaker
11 8 (0.25%) 3ds Max
11 8 (0.25%) Maya
12 7 (0.22%) Camtasia
13 6 (0.19%) Adobe After Effects
14 5 (0.16%) Adobe Premiere
15 4 (0.13%) Final Cut Pro
16 3 (0.094%) GIMP
16 3 (0.094%) PaintShop Pro
Business Applications
1 172 (5.38%) Magento
2 51 (1.59%) Payment Gateway
3 27 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
4 19 (0.59%) Oracle Cash Management
5 18 (0.56%) WebTrends
6 17 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
7 13 (0.41%) Shopify
8 9 (0.28%) OpenCart
8 9 (0.28%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 8 (0.25%) Adobe Campaign
10 7 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 7 (0.22%) SDL Web 8
11 4 (0.13%) NetSuite
11 4 (0.13%) osCommerce
11 4 (0.13%) VisionPLUS
12 3 (0.094%) Oracle EBS
12 3 (0.094%) Oracle ERP
12 3 (0.094%) Oracle Financials
12 3 (0.094%) SAP Hybris
13 2 (0.063%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 184 (5.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 160 (5.00%) Google Analytics
3 141 (4.41%) Amazon AWS
4 129 (4.03%) SaaS
5 72 (2.25%) GitHub
6 57 (1.78%) PaaS
7 55 (1.72%) IaaS
8 29 (0.91%) Amazon EC2
8 29 (0.91%) Office 365
9 18 (0.56%) Google Tag Manager
9 18 (0.56%) Sage Pay
9 18 (0.56%) Slack
10 14 (0.44%) AdWords
11 12 (0.38%) MailChimp
12 8 (0.25%) Adobe Analytics
12 8 (0.25%) Amazon S3
12 8 (0.25%) AWS Lambda
12 8 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
13 7 (0.22%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 6 (0.19%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 169 (5.28%) Internet
2 139 (4.34%) Intranet
3 53 (1.66%) HTTP
4 34 (1.06%) SSL
5 32 (1.00%) DNS
6 17 (0.53%) Skype
7 15 (0.47%) TCP/IP
8 14 (0.44%) Extranet
9 13 (0.41%) Firewall
9 13 (0.41%) VoIP
10 11 (0.34%) AMQP
10 11 (0.34%) DHCP
10 11 (0.34%) LAN
11 10 (0.31%) Network Security
12 9 (0.28%) FTP
12 9 (0.28%) SAN
13 8 (0.25%) Broadband
14 5 (0.16%) DAB
14 5 (0.16%) HTTPS
14 5 (0.16%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 799 (24.97%) SQL Server
2 407 (12.72%) MySQL
3 154 (4.81%) Relational Database
4 133 (4.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 130 (4.06%) NoSQL
6 104 (3.25%) SQL Server 2014
7 82 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
8 69 (2.16%) Big Data
9 56 (1.75%) MongoDB
10 53 (1.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 52 (1.63%) Redis
12 51 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
13 50 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
14 49 (1.53%) Apache Cassandra
15 39 (1.22%) RDBMS
16 24 (0.75%) Oracle Database
17 20 (0.63%) Crystal Reports
18 17 (0.53%) Data Warehouse
18 17 (0.53%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 17 (0.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 550 (17.19%) Git (software)
2 248 (7.75%) Visual Studio
3 187 (5.84%) Team Foundation Server
4 152 (4.75%) JIRA
4 152 (4.75%) Subversion
5 133 (4.16%) Jenkins
6 118 (3.69%) Grunt
7 83 (2.59%) gulp
7 83 (2.59%) TeamCity
8 70 (2.19%) Maven
9 69 (2.16%) Selenium
10 47 (1.47%) Dreamweaver
11 38 (1.19%) NUnit
12 33 (1.03%) Cucumber
13 25 (0.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 25 (0.78%) JUnit
13 25 (0.78%) SpecFlow
14 24 (0.75%) WebDriver
15 23 (0.72%) Bower
15 23 (0.72%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 580 (18.13%) Marketing
2 453 (14.16%) Finance
3 260 (8.13%) Retail
4 155 (4.84%) Publishing
5 86 (2.69%) Banking
5 86 (2.69%) Legal
6 81 (2.53%) Games
7 72 (2.25%) Advertising
8 55 (1.72%) Manufacturing
9 53 (1.66%) Telecoms
10 37 (1.16%) Multimedia
11 32 (1.00%) Electronics
12 24 (0.75%) Online Betting
13 19 (0.59%) Automotive
14 18 (0.56%) Law
15 15 (0.47%) Back Office
16 14 (0.44%) Military
17 10 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
18 6 (0.19%) Arabic Language
19 4 (0.13%) French Language
Job Titles
1 2050 (64.06%) Developer
2 685 (21.41%) .NET Developer
3 495 (15.47%) Web Developer
4 440 (13.75%) C# Developer
5 339 (10.59%) C# .NET Developer
6 311 (9.72%) PHP Developer
7 302 (9.44%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 275 (8.59%) Senior Developer
9 214 (6.69%) HTML Developer
10 212 (6.63%) JavaScript Developer
11 173 (5.41%) ASP.NET Developer
12 164 (5.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 160 (5.00%) HTML CSS Developer
14 156 (4.88%) Analyst
15 155 (4.84%) .NET Web Developer
16 149 (4.66%) CMS Developer
17 147 (4.59%) Architect
18 146 (4.56%) Java Developer
19 127 (3.97%) Sitecore Developer
20 123 (3.84%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1843 (57.59%) HTML
2 1744 (54.50%) CSS
3 1231 (38.47%) .NET
4 889 (27.78%) ASP.NET
5 811 (25.34%) jQuery
6 767 (23.97%) HTML5
7 631 (19.72%) AngularJS
8 518 (16.19%) CSS3
9 504 (15.75%) ASP.NET MVC
10 469 (14.66%) Web Services
11 410 (12.81%) XML
12 387 (12.09%) .NET Framework
13 264 (8.25%) Entity Framework
14 251 (7.84%) Sass
15 238 (7.44%) REST
16 234 (7.31%) Ajax
17 219 (6.84%) Node.js
18 216 (6.75%) ASP.NET Web API
19 196 (6.13%) RESTful
20 179 (5.59%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 504 (15.75%) User Experience
2 286 (8.94%) Analytical Skills
3 179 (5.59%) Mobile App
4 139 (4.34%) Social Media
5 121 (3.78%) Computer Science
6 83 (2.59%) Management Information System
7 72 (2.25%) Enterprise Software
8 66 (2.06%) W3C
9 47 (1.47%) iPad
10 46 (1.44%) Digital Media
11 41 (1.28%) FMCG
12 38 (1.19%) Graphic Design
13 35 (1.09%) e-Learning
13 35 (1.09%) N-Tier
14 33 (1.03%) Online Games
15 29 (0.91%) Clustering
15 29 (0.91%) Linux Command Line
16 28 (0.88%) CMDB
17 24 (0.75%) Blog
17 24 (0.75%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 225 (7.03%) Linux
2 197 (6.16%) Windows
3 110 (3.44%) Android
4 107 (3.34%) Apple iOS
5 80 (2.50%) Windows Server
6 64 (2.00%) Unix
7 48 (1.50%) Windows Server 2012
8 42 (1.31%) Windows Server 2008
9 38 (1.19%) Mac OS X
10 17 (0.53%) CentOS
11 16 (0.50%) Ubuntu
12 11 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 10 (0.31%) Solaris
13 10 (0.31%) Windows 7
14 9 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
15 8 (0.25%) HPUX
16 6 (0.19%) Mac OS
17 5 (0.16%) Windows Phone
18 1 (0.031%) Amazon Linux
18 1 (0.031%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 1241 (38.78%) Agile Software Development
2 1054 (32.94%) Content Management
3 1026 (32.06%) MVC
4 1005 (31.41%) Web Development
5 657 (20.53%) E-Commerce
6 476 (14.88%) TDD
7 456 (14.25%) Scrum
8 411 (12.84%) Front End Development
9 345 (10.78%) OO
10 328 (10.25%) SEO
11 320 (10.00%) CRM
12 306 (9.56%) Analytics
13 266 (8.31%) Responsive Web Design
14 236 (7.38%) SDLC
15 216 (6.75%) Digital Marketing
16 208 (6.50%) Project Management
17 197 (6.16%) Continuous Integration
18 192 (6.00%) Open Source
19 171 (5.34%) ITIL
20 170 (5.31%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 1683 (52.59%) JavaScript
2 1073 (33.53%) C#
3 690 (21.56%) PHP
4 619 (19.34%) SQL
5 414 (12.94%) Java
6 98 (3.06%) Python
7 93 (2.91%) T-SQL
8 91 (2.84%) XPath
9 88 (2.75%) TypeScript
10 84 (2.63%) Ruby
11 49 (1.53%) PowerShell
11 49 (1.53%) VB.NET
12 41 (1.28%) Perl
13 32 (1.00%) Bash Shell
14 31 (0.97%) C
14 31 (0.97%) Scala
15 21 (0.66%) C++
16 20 (0.63%) VB
17 13 (0.41%) VBA
18 12 (0.38%) ES6
Qualifications
1 295 (9.22%) Degree
2 33 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 25 (0.78%) Security Cleared
4 14 (0.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 14 (0.44%) SC Cleared
5 13 (0.41%) ISEB
6 10 (0.31%) MCSD
7 8 (0.25%) MCTS
7 8 (0.25%) OCMJEA
7 8 (0.25%) Sun Certification
8 7 (0.22%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (0.19%) MCPD
10 5 (0.16%) ISTQB
10 5 (0.16%) MCP
10 5 (0.16%) PMP
11 4 (0.13%) MCSE
11 4 (0.13%) PMI Certification
12 2 (0.063%) CISA
12 2 (0.063%) CISSP
12 2 (0.063%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 203 (6.34%) QA
2 44 (1.38%) SLA
3 43 (1.34%) WCAG
4 28 (0.88%) PCI DSS
5 7 (0.22%) ISO 9001
6 5 (0.16%) Data Quality
7 4 (0.13%) GCP
7 4 (0.13%) PMO
8 3 (0.094%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 3 (0.094%) Section 508
9 2 (0.063%) WAI
10 1 (0.031%) COBIT
10 1 (0.031%) TickIT
System Software
1 32 (1.00%) Active Directory
2 27 (0.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (0.81%) Docker
4 14 (0.44%) Varnish
5 12 (0.38%) Hyper-V
6 8 (0.25%) VirtualBox
7 6 (0.19%) Firmware
8 3 (0.094%) KVM
8 3 (0.094%) LXC
8 3 (0.094%) NFS
8 3 (0.094%) Samba
8 3 (0.094%) vCloud
9 2 (0.063%) vSphere
10 1 (0.031%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.031%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.031%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (0.031%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.031%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 36 (1.13%) Puppet
2 34 (1.06%) Grafana
2 34 (1.06%) Graphite
3 24 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (0.41%) Ansible
5 10 (0.31%) Nagios
6 7 (0.22%) MOM
6 7 (0.22%) SCCM
7 6 (0.19%) Capistrano
8 5 (0.16%) cPanel
8 5 (0.16%) Salt
9 4 (0.13%) Pingdom
10 2 (0.063%) TeamSite
10 2 (0.063%) Tivoli
10 2 (0.063%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 1 (0.031%) Cisco Prime
11 1 (0.031%) Cisco UCCX
11 1 (0.031%) HP Quality Center
11 1 (0.031%) WMI
11 1 (0.031%) WSUS
Vendors
1 616 (19.25%) Microsoft
2 435 (13.59%) Sitecore
3 327 (10.22%) Adobe
4 228 (7.13%) Google
5 205 (6.41%) Oracle
6 98 (3.06%) IBM
7 82 (2.56%) Zend
8 77 (2.41%) hybris
9 75 (2.34%) ATG
10 65 (2.03%) Alterian
11 54 (1.69%) Salesforce.com
12 45 (1.41%) Demandware
13 44 (1.38%) ServiceNow
13 44 (1.38%) VMware
14 41 (1.28%) Facebook
15 35 (1.09%) Twitter
16 31 (0.97%) SAP
17 29 (0.91%) Xamarin
18 24 (0.75%) Citrix
19 21 (0.66%) Red Hat
Colchester, Essex
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Warwickshire
Network ITR
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £47000.00 - £52000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Hertfordshire
blu digital
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Ebury
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £27000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
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Uniting Ambition
Salary: £25k - 55k per year
Posted: 3 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £22000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Computer People
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 65k + 3% Pension and more
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Premier IT
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Avon and Somerset Constabulary
Salary: From £21,999 to £24,030 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Oxfordshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £31000 per annum + exceptional benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago
West London
L'OREAL UK LTD
Posted: 12 hours ago
Midlands
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Harlow, Essex
Hot Rec
Salary: £27.5k - 30k per year
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £25000.0000 - £35000.0000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Jambo Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
EdenChase Associates
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Fairford, Gloucestershire
The People Network
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Itecco
Salary: £25000 per annum + 36 days holiday, Flexitime
Posted: 3 hours ago