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

Content Management System (CMS)
UK
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 166 178 156
Rank change year-on-year +12 -22  
Permanent jobs citing CMS 1894 1909 2305
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.12% 1.97% 2.08%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.74% 10.52% 10.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1560 1667 1954
Median salary £42,750 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.26% +2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year +6.66% +2.73%  

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 16135 18147 21835
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 18.04% 18.69% 19.70%
Number of salaries quoted 13103 15440 18115
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £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 June 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 June 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 +14 1761 £45,000 +8.43% 287
London +22 832 £50,000 +5.26% 115
South East 0 266 £42,500 +6.25% 41
North West -6 154 £40,000 - 24
Manchester +18 115 £42,500 - 12
South West -3 113 £35,000 -6.66% 23
East of England -3 109 £40,000 +6.66% 21
Yorkshire -11 108 £37,500 +7.14% 17
West Midlands -13 90 £36,750 +22.50% 22
East Midlands +63 78 £35,000 - 17
City of London -24 78 £47,500 -5.00% 17
Scotland -17 64 £37,500 -1.31% 4
Surrey +45 54 £54,375 +35.93% 11
Hampshire +18 52 £38,125 +8.92% 8
Berkshire -18 52 £45,000 - 4
Oxfordshire +12 49 £40,000 +2.56% 3
West Yorkshire -14 48 £32,500 -7.14% 9
North Yorkshire +32 47 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Bristol -34 46 £33,750 -10.00% 9
Hertfordshire +15 45 £41,250 -10.32% 9
Edinburgh +7 42 £37,500 -3.84% 2
Leicestershire +38 39 £25,000 -16.66% 4
Oxford +11 35 £40,000 +2.56% 1
Birmingham -16 31 £40,000 +45.45% 9
Buckinghamshire -16 28 £51,250 +20.58% 7
St Albans +22 25 £47,500 +5.55% 7
South Wales +19 25 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Cardiff +11 25 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Wales +4 25 £40,000 +14.28% 5
Leicester +27 24 £25,000 -28.57% 1

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 1963 (55.72%) HTML
2 1875 (53.22%) CSS
3 1854 (52.63%) JavaScript
4 1299 (36.87%) .NET
4 1299 (36.87%) Agile Software Development
5 1138 (32.30%) C#
6 1059 (30.06%) MVC
7 1012 (28.73%) Content Management
8 985 (27.96%) Web Development
9 914 (25.94%) jQuery
10 853 (24.21%) SQL Server
11 836 (23.73%) ASP.NET
12 787 (22.34%) PHP
13 784 (22.25%) HTML5
14 778 (22.08%) E-Commerce
15 769 (21.83%) AngularJS
16 693 (19.67%) SQL
17 646 (18.34%) Marketing
18 642 (18.22%) Microsoft
19 604 (17.14%) Sitecore CMS
19 604 (17.14%) Sitecore
20 592 (16.80%) Git (software)
21 584 (16.58%) Scrum
22 567 (16.09%) TDD
23 564 (16.01%) Umbraco
24 546 (15.50%) User Experience
25 480 (13.62%) CSS3
26 474 (13.45%) ASP.NET MVC
27 473 (13.43%) Java
27 473 (13.43%) 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
1 604 (17.14%) Sitecore CMS
2 564 (16.01%) Umbraco
3 362 (10.28%) WordPress
4 300 (8.52%) Drupal
5 282 (8.00%) EPiServer
6 178 (5.05%) Apache
7 146 (4.14%) Kentico
8 141 (4.00%) IIS
9 134 (3.80%) WebSphere
10 123 (3.49%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 106 (3.01%) Apache Solr
12 85 (2.41%) Sitefinity
13 77 (2.19%) SharePoint
14 73 (2.07%) Tomcat
15 71 (2.02%) Confluence
16 62 (1.76%) Elasticsearch
17 48 (1.36%) Joomla!
18 45 (1.28%) CoreMedia CMS
18 45 (1.28%) DNN
18 45 (1.28%) nginx
Applications
1 181 (5.14%) Photoshop
2 138 (3.92%) Adobe Illustrator
3 97 (2.75%) Microsoft Office
4 66 (1.87%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 50 (1.42%) InDesign
5 50 (1.42%) Microsoft Excel
6 26 (0.74%) MS Visio
7 24 (0.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 18 (0.51%) OmniGraffle
9 16 (0.45%) Microsoft Project
10 9 (0.26%) Camtasia
11 6 (0.17%) Adobe Premiere
11 6 (0.17%) GIMP
11 6 (0.17%) PaintShop Pro
12 5 (0.14%) Adobe Captivate
12 5 (0.14%) EngageOne
12 5 (0.14%) Fireworks
13 4 (0.11%) Chatbot
13 4 (0.11%) InfoPath
14 3 (0.085%) InVision
Business Applications
1 149 (4.23%) Magento
2 50 (1.42%) Dynamics CRM
3 43 (1.22%) Payment Gateway
4 32 (0.91%) WebTrends
5 25 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 23 (0.65%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 22 (0.62%) Shopify
8 21 (0.60%) Eloqua
9 20 (0.57%) SAP Hybris
10 11 (0.31%) OpenCart
11 9 (0.26%) SDL Web 8
11 9 (0.26%) SessionCam
11 9 (0.26%) Social Studio
12 8 (0.23%) Unica
13 6 (0.17%) Adobe Campaign
13 6 (0.17%) VisionPLUS
14 5 (0.14%) nopCommerce
14 5 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
14 5 (0.14%) Oracle ERP
14 5 (0.14%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 242 (6.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 178 (5.05%) SaaS
3 175 (4.97%) Amazon AWS
4 145 (4.12%) Google Analytics
5 98 (2.78%) GitHub
6 88 (2.50%) PaaS
7 87 (2.47%) IaaS
8 52 (1.48%) Office 365
9 35 (0.99%) Amazon EC2
10 16 (0.45%) MailChimp
10 16 (0.45%) Sage Pay
11 15 (0.43%) Google Tag Manager
12 13 (0.37%) Adobe Analytics
13 10 (0.28%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 10 (0.28%) Basecamp
13 10 (0.28%) G Suite
14 9 (0.26%) Adobe Creative Cloud
15 8 (0.23%) AdWords
15 8 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
15 8 (0.23%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 136 (3.86%) Internet
2 88 (2.50%) HTTP
3 80 (2.27%) Intranet
4 74 (2.10%) DNS
5 23 (0.65%) Firewall
6 21 (0.60%) SSL
7 20 (0.57%) DHCP
8 18 (0.51%) Skype
8 18 (0.51%) TCP/IP
9 17 (0.48%) Extranet
10 14 (0.40%) LAN
10 14 (0.40%) VPN
10 14 (0.40%) WAN
11 13 (0.37%) HTTPS
11 13 (0.37%) Network Security
12 12 (0.34%) AMQP
12 12 (0.34%) Broadband
12 12 (0.34%) VoIP
13 11 (0.31%) BGP
13 11 (0.31%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 853 (24.21%) SQL Server
2 444 (12.60%) MySQL
3 155 (4.40%) NoSQL
4 123 (3.49%) Relational Database
5 97 (2.75%) SQL Server 2008
6 94 (2.67%) Apache Cassandra
7 86 (2.44%) MongoDB
8 60 (1.70%) Big Data
9 59 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
10 57 (1.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 36 (1.02%) RDBMS
12 35 (0.99%) SQL Server 2005
13 34 (0.97%) SQL Server 2014
13 34 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 32 (0.91%) Redis
15 30 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
16 18 (0.51%) Crystal Reports
17 16 (0.45%) PostgreSQL
18 13 (0.37%) GIS
19 11 (0.31%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 592 (16.80%) Git (software)
2 234 (6.64%) JIRA
3 227 (6.44%) Visual Studio
4 212 (6.02%) Team Foundation Server
5 148 (4.20%) Jenkins
6 147 (4.17%) Subversion
7 118 (3.35%) gulp
8 109 (3.09%) NUnit
9 91 (2.58%) Grunt
9 91 (2.58%) Selenium
10 81 (2.30%) TeamCity
11 44 (1.25%) Maven
12 42 (1.19%) JUnit
12 42 (1.19%) Octopus Deploy
13 39 (1.11%) Cucumber
14 35 (0.99%) Bitbucket
14 35 (0.99%) Dreamweaver
15 30 (0.85%) Mocha
16 29 (0.82%) MSTest
17 28 (0.79%) Axure RP
General
1 646 (18.34%) Marketing
2 473 (13.43%) Finance
3 310 (8.80%) Retail
4 151 (4.29%) Publishing
5 108 (3.07%) Advertising
6 101 (2.87%) Legal
7 88 (2.50%) Banking
7 88 (2.50%) Games
8 64 (1.82%) Telecoms
9 63 (1.79%) Manufacturing
10 52 (1.48%) Multimedia
11 48 (1.36%) Back Office
12 43 (1.22%) Electronics
13 39 (1.11%) Automotive
14 30 (0.85%) Law
15 22 (0.62%) Online Betting
16 21 (0.60%) Military
17 15 (0.43%) Financial Institution
18 7 (0.20%) Front Office
19 6 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2215 (62.87%) Developer
2 699 (19.84%) .NET Developer
3 493 (13.99%) Web Developer
4 380 (10.79%) C# Developer
5 344 (9.76%) PHP Developer
6 340 (9.65%) Senior Developer
7 321 (9.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 293 (8.32%) C# .NET Developer
9 236 (6.70%) HTML Developer
10 226 (6.41%) JavaScript Developer
11 171 (4.85%) Architect
11 171 (4.85%) HTML CSS Developer
12 170 (4.83%) ASP.NET Developer
13 169 (4.80%) Analyst
14 168 (4.77%) Full Stack Developer
15 157 (4.46%) CMS Developer
16 149 (4.23%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 147 (4.17%) .NET Web Developer
17 147 (4.17%) Lead Developer
18 139 (3.95%) Sitecore Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1963 (55.72%) HTML
2 1875 (53.22%) CSS
3 1299 (36.87%) .NET
4 914 (25.94%) jQuery
5 836 (23.73%) ASP.NET
6 784 (22.25%) HTML5
7 769 (21.83%) AngularJS
8 480 (13.62%) CSS3
9 474 (13.45%) ASP.NET MVC
10 446 (12.66%) Web Services
11 353 (10.02%) .NET Framework
12 351 (9.96%) XML
13 314 (8.91%) Node.js
14 287 (8.15%) Sass
15 252 (7.15%) REST
16 247 (7.01%) Ajax
17 244 (6.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 239 (6.78%) ASP.NET Web API
19 213 (6.05%) Entity Framework
20 205 (5.82%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 546 (15.50%) User Experience
2 227 (6.44%) Mobile App
3 226 (6.41%) Analytical Skills
4 150 (4.26%) Social Media
5 115 (3.26%) Greenfield Project
6 101 (2.87%) Management Information System
7 98 (2.78%) Computer Science
8 62 (1.76%) Enterprise Software
9 54 (1.53%) N-Tier
10 51 (1.45%) W3C
11 46 (1.31%) Digital Media
12 42 (1.19%) Graphic Design
13 41 (1.16%) iPad
14 39 (1.11%) Blog
15 35 (0.99%) e-Learning
16 27 (0.77%) FMCG
16 27 (0.77%) Online Games
17 26 (0.74%) Client/Server
17 26 (0.74%) Linux Command Line
18 19 (0.54%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 259 (7.35%) Linux
2 232 (6.59%) Windows
3 158 (4.48%) Apple iOS
4 149 (4.23%) Android
5 108 (3.07%) Windows Server
6 62 (1.76%) Unix
7 54 (1.53%) Windows Server 2012
8 48 (1.36%) Windows Server 2008
9 46 (1.31%) Mac OS X
10 27 (0.77%) Ubuntu
11 24 (0.68%) Windows 7
12 23 (0.65%) CentOS
13 16 (0.45%) Windows 10
14 12 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 9 (0.26%) Solaris
16 8 (0.23%) Mac OS
16 8 (0.23%) Windows Phone
17 6 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
18 5 (0.14%) VMS
19 2 (0.057%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1299 (36.87%) Agile Software Development
2 1059 (30.06%) MVC
3 1012 (28.73%) Content Management
4 985 (27.96%) Web Development
5 778 (22.08%) E-Commerce
6 584 (16.58%) Scrum
7 567 (16.09%) TDD
8 432 (12.26%) Front End Development
9 384 (10.90%) CRM
10 366 (10.39%) OO
11 312 (8.86%) Continuous Integration
12 299 (8.49%) Responsive Web Design
13 295 (8.37%) Analytics
14 273 (7.75%) SEO
15 261 (7.41%) Project Management
16 250 (7.10%) SDLC
17 248 (7.04%) BDD
18 237 (6.73%) Digital Marketing
19 229 (6.50%) Open Source
20 194 (5.51%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1854 (52.63%) JavaScript
2 1138 (32.30%) C#
3 787 (22.34%) PHP
4 693 (19.67%) SQL
5 473 (13.43%) Java
6 142 (4.03%) T-SQL
7 94 (2.67%) Python
8 65 (1.85%) Ruby
9 57 (1.62%) TypeScript
10 53 (1.50%) VB.NET
11 48 (1.36%) ES6
12 42 (1.19%) XPath
13 39 (1.11%) C
14 35 (0.99%) Perl
15 31 (0.88%) Bash Shell
15 31 (0.88%) PowerShell
16 29 (0.82%) VB
17 25 (0.71%) Groovy
18 21 (0.60%) ECMAScript
19 20 (0.57%) C++
Qualifications
1 343 (9.74%) Degree
2 64 (1.82%) Computer Science Degree
3 57 (1.62%) Microsoft Certification
4 26 (0.74%) ISEB
4 26 (0.74%) Security Cleared
5 16 (0.45%) SC Cleared
6 14 (0.40%) MCTS
7 13 (0.37%) MCP
8 12 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
9 10 (0.28%) Master's Degree
10 9 (0.26%) ISTQB
11 7 (0.20%) MCSD
11 7 (0.20%) MCSE
12 6 (0.17%) MCPD
12 6 (0.17%) MCSA
12 6 (0.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 6 (0.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 5 (0.14%) OCMJEA
13 5 (0.14%) PMI Certification
13 5 (0.14%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 186 (5.28%) QA
2 55 (1.56%) SLA
3 36 (1.02%) PCI DSS
4 30 (0.85%) Data Quality
5 27 (0.77%) WCAG
6 21 (0.60%) ISO 9001
7 10 (0.28%) PMO
8 9 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 6 (0.17%) Section 508
10 5 (0.14%) GCP
11 3 (0.085%) TickIT
11 3 (0.085%) WAI
12 2 (0.057%) GDPR
13 1 (0.028%) DO-178B
13 1 (0.028%) HIPAA
System Software
1 67 (1.90%) Active Directory
2 55 (1.56%) Docker
3 28 (0.79%) Hyper-V
4 22 (0.62%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (0.26%) Varnish
6 7 (0.20%) Firmware
7 6 (0.17%) Microsoft App-V
7 6 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (0.17%) vSphere
8 5 (0.14%) Samba
8 5 (0.14%) Virtual Machines
8 5 (0.14%) VirtualBox
9 4 (0.11%) LXC
10 3 (0.085%) KVM
10 3 (0.085%) NFS
10 3 (0.085%) vCloud
11 1 (0.028%) XenApp
11 1 (0.028%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 51 (1.45%) Puppet
2 27 (0.77%) Ansible
3 23 (0.65%) Opscode Chef
4 18 (0.51%) Nagios
5 16 (0.45%) SCCM
6 12 (0.34%) Grafana
6 12 (0.34%) MOM
7 10 (0.28%) Graphite
8 9 (0.26%) TeamSite
9 6 (0.17%) Cisco CUCM
10 5 (0.14%) Capistrano
10 5 (0.14%) Salt
10 5 (0.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 5 (0.14%) Tivoli
10 5 (0.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 4 (0.11%) Pingdom
11 4 (0.11%) SCOM
12 3 (0.085%) cPanel
12 3 (0.085%) Kibana
13 2 (0.057%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 642 (18.22%) Microsoft
2 604 (17.14%) Sitecore
3 323 (9.17%) Adobe
4 197 (5.59%) Oracle
5 195 (5.54%) Google
6 125 (3.55%) IBM
7 121 (3.43%) hybris
8 95 (2.70%) ATG
9 78 (2.21%) Demandware
10 76 (2.16%) Salesforce.com
10 76 (2.16%) SAP
10 76 (2.16%) Zend
11 62 (1.76%) Alterian
12 49 (1.39%) VMware
13 35 (0.99%) Xamarin
14 30 (0.85%) Red Hat
14 30 (0.85%) Twitter
15 29 (0.82%) Facebook
16 24 (0.68%) Marketo
17 21 (0.60%) Apple
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
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Salary: c£43,000 to £50,000
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Greater Manchester
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
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Leicestershire
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
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London
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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Gloucestershire
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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