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 26 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Content Management System (CMS)
UK
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 165 165 155
Rank change year-on-year 0 -10  
Permanent jobs citing CMS 1769 2153 2308
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.05% 2.07% 2.08%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.45% 10.91% 10.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1423 1871 1984
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -2.59% +10.00%  

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 15449 19730 21659
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 17.88% 18.99% 19.56%
Number of salaries quoted 12714 16729 17864
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

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 26 April 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 26 April 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 -13 1640 £42,500 - 273
London 0 727 £50,000 +5.26% 106
South East +6 315 £40,000 -5.88% 48
North West -6 132 £37,500 -9.63% 40
Yorkshire -30 112 £35,000 - 13
Berkshire +34 91 £45,000 -5.26% 7
South West -29 90 £35,000 -2.77% 13
East Midlands +64 89 £29,500 -26.25% 11
East of England -21 87 £40,000 +6.66% 10
City of London -1 70 £42,500 -11.45% 23
Manchester -29 70 £40,000 -5.88% 22
Scotland +3 67 £37,500 -3.84% 14
West Midlands -30 62 £35,000 +7.69% 20
Hampshire +19 60 £35,000 - 5
Leicestershire +42 56 £27,500 +27.90% 6
Hertfordshire +44 50 £42,500 -7.60% 4
West Yorkshire -41 48 £33,750 -3.57% 5
Oxfordshire +26 45 £37,500 -11.76% 6
North Yorkshire +17 44 £45,000 - 3
Leeds -11 43 £33,750 -3.57% 3
Bristol -16 42 £36,000 +2.85% 3
Edinburgh +25 37 £37,500 -3.84% 10
Buckinghamshire +20 34 £55,000 +29.41% 3
West Sussex -10 33 £37,500 -16.66% 1
Surrey -12 32 £45,250 -1.63% 11
Cheshire +3 30 £40,000 -5.88% 6
Oxford +3 28 £40,000 -5.88% 4
Leicester - 26 £26,250 - 3
Southampton +34 24 £32,500 -13.33% 2
Glasgow -10 24 £35,000 -7.89% 2

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 1847 (56.69%) HTML
2 1758 (53.96%) CSS
3 1707 (52.39%) JavaScript
4 1235 (37.91%) Agile Software Development
5 1224 (37.57%) .NET
6 1073 (32.93%) C#
7 1055 (32.38%) Content Management
8 1012 (31.06%) MVC
9 955 (29.31%) Web Development
10 845 (25.94%) ASP.NET
11 822 (25.23%) jQuery
12 809 (24.83%) SQL Server
13 759 (23.30%) HTML5
14 714 (21.92%) E-Commerce
15 704 (21.61%) PHP
16 666 (20.44%) AngularJS
17 633 (19.43%) SQL
18 630 (19.34%) Microsoft
19 606 (18.60%) Marketing
20 556 (17.07%) Umbraco
21 554 (17.00%) Git (software)
22 513 (15.75%) Scrum
23 511 (15.68%) TDD
24 504 (15.47%) CSS3
25 496 (15.22%) User Experience
26 490 (15.04%) ASP.NET MVC
27 469 (14.40%) Web Services
28 457 (14.03%) Sitecore CMS
28 457 (14.03%) Sitecore
29 455 (13.97%) Finance

CMS
Co-occurring 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
1 556 (17.07%) Umbraco
2 457 (14.03%) Sitecore CMS
3 324 (9.94%) WordPress
4 274 (8.41%) EPiServer
5 273 (8.38%) Drupal
6 178 (5.46%) IIS
7 161 (4.94%) Apache
8 127 (3.90%) Kentico
8 127 (3.90%) WebSphere
9 120 (3.68%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 92 (2.82%) SharePoint
11 91 (2.79%) Tomcat
12 87 (2.67%) Apache Solr
13 72 (2.21%) Sitefinity
14 61 (1.87%) Elasticsearch
15 48 (1.47%) DNN
16 45 (1.38%) Immediacy CMS
17 42 (1.29%) Joomla!
18 41 (1.26%) Confluence
19 34 (1.04%) CoreMedia CMS
Applications
1 176 (5.40%) Photoshop
2 118 (3.62%) Adobe Illustrator
3 88 (2.70%) Microsoft Office
4 67 (2.06%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 50 (1.53%) Microsoft Excel
6 38 (1.17%) InDesign
7 31 (0.95%) MS Visio
8 28 (0.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 18 (0.55%) Microsoft Project
10 11 (0.34%) Adobe Captivate
11 8 (0.25%) Fireworks
12 7 (0.21%) Camtasia
12 7 (0.21%) FrameMaker
13 6 (0.18%) 3ds Max
13 6 (0.18%) Adobe Premiere
13 6 (0.18%) Maya
13 6 (0.18%) PaintShop Pro
14 5 (0.15%) GIMP
15 4 (0.12%) Adobe After Effects
15 4 (0.12%) Final Cut Pro
Business Applications
1 162 (4.97%) Magento
2 54 (1.66%) Payment Gateway
3 41 (1.26%) Dynamics CRM
4 25 (0.77%) WebTrends
5 19 (0.58%) Shopify
6 14 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
7 11 (0.34%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 10 (0.31%) OpenCart
9 9 (0.28%) Oracle Cash Management
10 8 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 7 (0.21%) SAP Hybris
11 7 (0.21%) SDL Web 8
12 6 (0.18%) Adobe Campaign
13 5 (0.15%) Eloqua
13 5 (0.15%) NetSuite
13 5 (0.15%) nopCommerce
13 5 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
13 5 (0.15%) Oracle ERP
13 5 (0.15%) Oracle Financials
13 5 (0.15%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 215 (6.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 165 (5.06%) Google Analytics
3 148 (4.54%) Amazon AWS
4 147 (4.51%) SaaS
5 91 (2.79%) GitHub
6 71 (2.18%) PaaS
7 70 (2.15%) IaaS
8 47 (1.44%) Office 365
9 32 (0.98%) Amazon EC2
10 24 (0.74%) Sage Pay
11 16 (0.49%) Google Tag Manager
12 15 (0.46%) MailChimp
12 15 (0.46%) Slack
13 14 (0.43%) AdWords
14 8 (0.25%) AWS Lambda
14 8 (0.25%) Basecamp
14 8 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
15 7 (0.21%) Adobe Analytics
15 7 (0.21%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 7 (0.21%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 146 (4.48%) Internet
2 124 (3.81%) Intranet
3 56 (1.72%) HTTP
4 38 (1.17%) DNS
5 23 (0.71%) SSL
6 17 (0.52%) Skype
7 15 (0.46%) Extranet
8 13 (0.40%) TCP/IP
9 12 (0.37%) AMQP
10 11 (0.34%) DHCP
10 11 (0.34%) Firewall
11 10 (0.31%) Network Security
12 9 (0.28%) Broadband
12 9 (0.28%) LAN
13 7 (0.21%) VoIP
14 6 (0.18%) SAN
15 5 (0.15%) FTP
15 5 (0.15%) HTTPS
15 5 (0.15%) Kerberos
15 5 (0.15%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 809 (24.83%) SQL Server
2 401 (12.31%) MySQL
3 146 (4.48%) Relational Database
4 137 (4.21%) NoSQL
5 110 (3.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 87 (2.67%) SQL Server 2008
7 83 (2.55%) SQL Server 2014
8 73 (2.24%) Big Data
9 68 (2.09%) MongoDB
10 64 (1.96%) Apache Cassandra
11 58 (1.78%) SQL Server 2012
12 50 (1.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 46 (1.41%) Redis
13 46 (1.41%) SQL Server 2005
14 38 (1.17%) RDBMS
15 20 (0.61%) Crystal Reports
16 19 (0.58%) Data Warehouse
17 16 (0.49%) PostgreSQL
18 14 (0.43%) Endeca
18 14 (0.43%) GIS
Development Applications
1 554 (17.00%) Git (software)
2 240 (7.37%) Visual Studio
3 192 (5.89%) Team Foundation Server
4 185 (5.68%) JIRA
5 146 (4.48%) Subversion
6 133 (4.08%) Jenkins
7 113 (3.47%) Grunt
8 102 (3.13%) gulp
9 80 (2.46%) TeamCity
10 71 (2.18%) Selenium
11 57 (1.75%) Maven
11 57 (1.75%) NUnit
12 42 (1.29%) Dreamweaver
13 37 (1.14%) Cucumber
14 31 (0.95%) JUnit
15 27 (0.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 26 (0.80%) SpecFlow
17 25 (0.77%) Octopus Deploy
18 22 (0.68%) Bower
18 22 (0.68%) Mocha
General
1 606 (18.60%) Marketing
2 455 (13.97%) Finance
3 288 (8.84%) Retail
4 158 (4.85%) Publishing
5 99 (3.04%) Legal
6 81 (2.49%) Banking
7 78 (2.39%) Games
8 71 (2.18%) Advertising
9 58 (1.78%) Manufacturing
10 53 (1.63%) Telecoms
11 39 (1.20%) Multimedia
12 31 (0.95%) Electronics
13 23 (0.71%) Online Betting
14 22 (0.68%) Back Office
15 19 (0.58%) Automotive
15 19 (0.58%) Law
16 11 (0.34%) Military
17 10 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
18 7 (0.21%) Arabic Language
19 5 (0.15%) French Language
Job Titles
1 2061 (63.26%) Developer
2 678 (20.81%) .NET Developer
3 481 (14.76%) Web Developer
4 410 (12.58%) C# Developer
5 317 (9.73%) C# .NET Developer
6 316 (9.70%) PHP Developer
7 308 (9.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 279 (8.56%) Senior Developer
9 232 (7.12%) JavaScript Developer
10 228 (7.00%) HTML Developer
11 172 (5.28%) ASP.NET Developer
12 169 (5.19%) HTML CSS Developer
13 157 (4.82%) .NET Web Developer
14 153 (4.70%) Architect
14 153 (4.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 150 (4.60%) Analyst
16 147 (4.51%) CMS Developer
17 136 (4.17%) Java Developer
18 134 (4.11%) Full Stack Developer
19 128 (3.93%) Sitecore Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1847 (56.69%) HTML
2 1758 (53.96%) CSS
3 1224 (37.57%) .NET
4 845 (25.94%) ASP.NET
5 822 (25.23%) jQuery
6 759 (23.30%) HTML5
7 666 (20.44%) AngularJS
8 504 (15.47%) CSS3
9 490 (15.04%) ASP.NET MVC
10 469 (14.40%) Web Services
11 406 (12.46%) XML
12 381 (11.69%) .NET Framework
13 259 (7.95%) Sass
14 254 (7.80%) Ajax
14 254 (7.80%) Node.js
15 242 (7.43%) REST
16 241 (7.40%) Entity Framework
17 210 (6.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 208 (6.38%) ASP.NET Web API
19 194 (5.95%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 496 (15.22%) User Experience
2 267 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
3 177 (5.43%) Mobile App
4 142 (4.36%) Social Media
5 117 (3.59%) Computer Science
6 114 (3.50%) Greenfield Project
7 86 (2.64%) Management Information System
8 68 (2.09%) Enterprise Software
9 67 (2.06%) W3C
10 50 (1.53%) Digital Media
11 42 (1.29%) Graphic Design
12 40 (1.23%) iPad
12 40 (1.23%) N-Tier
13 37 (1.14%) FMCG
14 31 (0.95%) e-Learning
15 30 (0.92%) Online Games
16 29 (0.89%) CMDB
16 29 (0.89%) Linux Command Line
17 28 (0.86%) Clustering
18 25 (0.77%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 229 (7.03%) Linux
2 212 (6.51%) Windows
3 123 (3.78%) Android
4 121 (3.71%) Apple iOS
5 98 (3.01%) Windows Server
6 63 (1.93%) Windows Server 2012
7 59 (1.81%) Unix
8 53 (1.63%) Windows Server 2008
9 38 (1.17%) Mac OS X
10 17 (0.52%) CentOS
11 16 (0.49%) Ubuntu
12 15 (0.46%) Windows 7
13 11 (0.34%) Solaris
14 10 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 8 (0.25%) Windows Server 2003
16 7 (0.21%) Mac OS
17 6 (0.18%) HPUX
17 6 (0.18%) Windows Phone
18 5 (0.15%) Windows 10
19 4 (0.12%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1235 (37.91%) Agile Software Development
2 1055 (32.38%) Content Management
3 1012 (31.06%) MVC
4 955 (29.31%) Web Development
5 714 (21.92%) E-Commerce
6 513 (15.75%) Scrum
7 511 (15.68%) TDD
8 404 (12.40%) Front End Development
9 354 (10.87%) OO
10 344 (10.56%) CRM
11 321 (9.85%) SEO
12 316 (9.70%) Analytics
13 282 (8.66%) Responsive Web Design
14 243 (7.46%) SDLC
15 232 (7.12%) Continuous Integration
16 223 (6.84%) Project Management
17 215 (6.60%) Digital Marketing
18 196 (6.02%) BDD
18 196 (6.02%) Open Source
19 169 (5.19%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1707 (52.39%) JavaScript
2 1073 (32.93%) C#
3 704 (21.61%) PHP
4 633 (19.43%) SQL
5 421 (12.92%) Java
6 110 (3.38%) T-SQL
7 84 (2.58%) Python
8 76 (2.33%) TypeScript
9 75 (2.30%) Ruby
10 72 (2.21%) XPath
11 55 (1.69%) VB.NET
12 46 (1.41%) PowerShell
13 38 (1.17%) Perl
14 31 (0.95%) Bash Shell
14 31 (0.95%) C
15 24 (0.74%) Scala
16 20 (0.61%) C++
16 20 (0.61%) VB
17 17 (0.52%) ES6
17 17 (0.52%) VBA
Qualifications
1 313 (9.61%) Degree
2 41 (1.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 21 (0.64%) Security Cleared
4 14 (0.43%) ISEB
4 14 (0.43%) MCTS
5 13 (0.40%) SC Cleared
6 12 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 9 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
7 9 (0.28%) MCP
8 8 (0.25%) OCMJEA
8 8 (0.25%) Sun Certification
9 7 (0.21%) ISTQB
9 7 (0.21%) PMP
10 6 (0.18%) MCPD
10 6 (0.18%) MCSD
11 5 (0.15%) PMI Certification
11 5 (0.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 4 (0.12%) MCSE
13 2 (0.061%) HNC
13 2 (0.061%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 190 (5.83%) QA
2 46 (1.41%) SLA
3 36 (1.10%) WCAG
4 29 (0.89%) PCI DSS
5 11 (0.34%) ISO 9001
6 10 (0.31%) Data Quality
7 6 (0.18%) PMO
8 5 (0.15%) GCP
8 5 (0.15%) Section 508
9 4 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 3 (0.092%) TickIT
11 2 (0.061%) GDPR
12 1 (0.031%) COBIT
12 1 (0.031%) DO-178B
12 1 (0.031%) HIPAA
12 1 (0.031%) WAI
System Software
1 47 (1.44%) Active Directory
2 32 (0.98%) Docker
3 25 (0.77%) Hyper-V
4 20 (0.61%) VMware Infrastructure
5 14 (0.43%) Varnish
6 8 (0.25%) VirtualBox
7 6 (0.18%) Firmware
8 4 (0.12%) LXC
8 4 (0.12%) Samba
9 3 (0.092%) KVM
9 3 (0.092%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (0.092%) NFS
9 3 (0.092%) vCloud
10 2 (0.061%) Virtual Machines
10 2 (0.061%) VMware ESX
10 2 (0.061%) vSphere
11 1 (0.031%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.031%) Virtual Desktop
11 1 (0.031%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.031%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 36 (1.10%) Puppet
2 29 (0.89%) Grafana
3 28 (0.86%) Graphite
4 24 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
5 14 (0.43%) Ansible
6 10 (0.31%) Nagios
6 10 (0.31%) SCCM
7 9 (0.28%) MOM
8 6 (0.18%) Capistrano
9 5 (0.15%) Salt
10 4 (0.12%) Pingdom
11 3 (0.092%) cPanel
12 2 (0.061%) Kibana
12 2 (0.061%) TeamSite
12 2 (0.061%) Tivoli
12 2 (0.061%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 1 (0.031%) Cisco Prime
13 1 (0.031%) HP Quality Center
13 1 (0.031%) SCOM
13 1 (0.031%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 630 (19.34%) Microsoft
2 457 (14.03%) Sitecore
3 321 (9.85%) Adobe
4 227 (6.97%) Google
5 203 (6.23%) Oracle
6 104 (3.19%) IBM
7 92 (2.82%) hybris
8 85 (2.61%) ATG
9 73 (2.24%) Zend
10 69 (2.12%) Alterian
11 65 (2.00%) Salesforce.com
12 57 (1.75%) Demandware
13 49 (1.50%) VMware
14 42 (1.29%) ServiceNow
15 41 (1.26%) SAP
16 38 (1.17%) Facebook
16 38 (1.17%) Xamarin
17 31 (0.95%) Twitter
18 25 (0.77%) Red Hat
19 17 (0.52%) Sage
Buckinghamshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 22 minutes ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + and additional benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + generous benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £30000 - £55000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + pension, 26 days holiday + more
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000 - 24,000
Posted: 16 hours ago
Nuneaton, Warwickshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 per annum + and additional benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
South West London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50-70K + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Midlands
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + Bonus, free parking, subsidized computers
Posted: 15 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £25,000 to £33,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + +Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: 4 day week, paid for 5 days
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £54,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 Per Annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £30k - 36k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Deeside, Clwyd
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £25k - 55k per year
Posted: Yesterday