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

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Content Management System (CMS)
UK
Rank 173 165 134
Rank change year-on-year -8 -31  
Permanent jobs citing CMS 1644 2143 2376
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.94% 2.07% 2.24%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.94% 10.98% 11.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1368 1861 2040
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 £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 15026 19519 20847
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 17.69% 18.90% 19.63%
Number of salaries quoted 12478 16428 17286
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 25 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 25 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 -14 1536 £42,500 - 282
London +4 677 £50,000 - 105
South East -3 318 £40,000 -5.88% 39
Yorkshire -32 112 £35,000 - 19
North West -26 109 £36,000 -10.00% 41
Berkshire +73 106 £45,000 - 7
East of England +3 91 £35,000 -11.39% 21
City of London +29 78 £47,500 -13.63% 22
South West -50 75 £35,000 -6.66% 24
East Midlands +44 69 £29,000 -27.50% 10
West Yorkshire -16 63 £35,000 - 10
Scotland +13 60 £37,500 -1.31% 7
Hertfordshire +55 59 £47,500 +5.55% 10
Hampshire +25 59 £35,000 -1.40% 9
Manchester -40 59 £40,000 - 21
West Midlands -28 58 £35,000 - 15
Leeds -13 53 £35,000 - 9
Leicestershire +24 43 £28,750 -23.33% 4
Oxfordshire +10 37 £37,500 -11.76% 6
Edinburgh +16 36 £37,500 -3.22% 4
North Yorkshire -3 35 £50,000 +11.11% 5
West Sussex -9 35 £37,500 -16.66% 1
Bristol -18 33 £36,000 +4.34% 9
Buckinghamshire +31 32 £50,000 +17.64% 4
Southampton +33 28 £35,000 -15.15% 6
Leicester +7 26 £28,750 -36.11% 2
Windsor +8 24 £36,250 -9.37%
Surrey -43 24 £38,750 -13.88% 8
St Albans +7 22 £52,500 +7.69% 5
Wales +14 21 £35,000 -24.32%

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 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 1846 (57.69%) HTML
2 1746 (54.56%) CSS
3 1683 (52.59%) JavaScript
4 1242 (38.81%) .NET
5 1241 (38.78%) Agile Software Development
6 1081 (33.78%) C#
7 1050 (32.81%) Content Management
8 1031 (32.22%) MVC
9 1012 (31.63%) Web Development
10 897 (28.03%) ASP.NET
11 815 (25.47%) jQuery
12 800 (25.00%) SQL Server
13 771 (24.09%) HTML5
14 689 (21.53%) PHP
15 655 (20.47%) E-Commerce
16 631 (19.72%) AngularJS
17 619 (19.34%) Microsoft
17 619 (19.34%) SQL
18 582 (18.19%) Marketing
19 552 (17.25%) Umbraco
19 552 (17.25%) Git (software)
20 521 (16.28%) CSS3
21 508 (15.88%) User Experience
22 507 (15.84%) ASP.NET MVC
23 480 (15.00%) TDD
24 472 (14.75%) Web Services
25 456 (14.25%) Finance
26 454 (14.19%) Scrum
27 438 (13.69%) Sitecore CMS
27 438 (13.69%) 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
1 552 (17.25%) Umbraco
2 438 (13.69%) Sitecore CMS
3 331 (10.34%) WordPress
4 314 (9.81%) EPiServer
5 262 (8.19%) Drupal
6 199 (6.22%) IIS
7 142 (4.44%) Apache
8 127 (3.97%) Kentico
9 119 (3.72%) WebSphere
10 112 (3.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 105 (3.28%) Tomcat
12 93 (2.91%) SharePoint
13 75 (2.34%) Sitefinity
14 69 (2.16%) Apache Solr
15 59 (1.84%) Elasticsearch
16 48 (1.50%) DNN
17 47 (1.47%) Joomla!
18 45 (1.41%) Immediacy CMS
19 33 (1.03%) CoreMedia CMS
20 31 (0.97%) nginx
Applications
1 216 (6.75%) MS Excel
2 186 (5.81%) Photoshop
3 119 (3.72%) Adobe Illustrator
4 82 (2.56%) MS Office
5 69 (2.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 35 (1.09%) MS PowerPoint
7 31 (0.97%) MS Visio
8 30 (0.94%) InDesign
9 21 (0.66%) Fireworks
10 19 (0.59%) MS Project
11 11 (0.34%) FrameMaker
12 10 (0.31%) Adobe Captivate
13 8 (0.25%) 3ds Max
13 8 (0.25%) Maya
14 7 (0.22%) Camtasia
15 6 (0.19%) Adobe After Effects
16 5 (0.16%) Adobe Premiere
17 4 (0.13%) Final Cut Pro
18 3 (0.094%) GIMP
18 3 (0.094%) PaintShop Pro
Business Applications
1 171 (5.34%) Magento
2 50 (1.56%) Payment Gateway
3 29 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
4 21 (0.66%) Oracle Cash Management
5 18 (0.56%) WebTrends
6 17 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
7 13 (0.41%) Shopify
8 10 (0.31%) OpenCart
9 9 (0.28%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 8 (0.25%) Adobe Campaign
11 7 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 7 (0.22%) SDL Web 8
12 4 (0.13%) NetSuite
12 4 (0.13%) osCommerce
12 4 (0.13%) VisionPLUS
13 2 (0.063%) Oracle EBS
13 2 (0.063%) Oracle ERP
13 2 (0.063%) Oracle Financials
13 2 (0.063%) Temenos T24
13 2 (0.063%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 182 (5.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 159 (4.97%) Google Analytics
3 140 (4.38%) Amazon AWS
4 129 (4.03%) SaaS
5 72 (2.25%) GitHub
6 57 (1.78%) PaaS
7 55 (1.72%) IaaS
8 30 (0.94%) Amazon EC2
9 28 (0.88%) Office 365
10 18 (0.56%) Google Tag Manager
10 18 (0.56%) Slack
11 17 (0.53%) Sage Pay
12 14 (0.44%) AdWords
13 13 (0.41%) MailChimp
14 9 (0.28%) Amazon S3
15 8 (0.25%) Adobe Analytics
15 8 (0.25%) AWS Lambda
15 8 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
16 7 (0.22%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 6 (0.19%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 168 (5.25%) Internet
2 140 (4.38%) Intranet
3 51 (1.59%) HTTP
4 36 (1.13%) SSL
5 31 (0.97%) DNS
6 17 (0.53%) Skype
7 15 (0.47%) Extranet
7 15 (0.47%) TCP/IP
8 14 (0.44%) Firewall
8 14 (0.44%) VoIP
9 11 (0.34%) DHCP
9 11 (0.34%) LAN
10 10 (0.31%) AMQP
10 10 (0.31%) FTP
10 10 (0.31%) Network Security
11 9 (0.28%) SAN
12 8 (0.25%) Broadband
13 5 (0.16%) DAB
13 5 (0.16%) HTTPS
13 5 (0.16%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 800 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 406 (12.69%) MySQL
3 154 (4.81%) Relational Database
4 134 (4.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 131 (4.09%) NoSQL
6 106 (3.31%) SQL Server 2014
7 81 (2.53%) SQL Server 2008
8 69 (2.16%) Big Data
9 56 (1.75%) MongoDB
10 54 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 52 (1.63%) Redis
12 50 (1.56%) SQL Server 2005
13 49 (1.53%) SQL Server 2012
14 48 (1.50%) Apache Cassandra
15 39 (1.22%) RDBMS
16 26 (0.81%) Oracle Database
17 20 (0.63%) Crystal Reports
18 18 (0.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 18 (0.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 17 (0.53%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 552 (17.25%) Git (software)
2 249 (7.78%) Visual Studio
3 187 (5.84%) Team Foundation Server
4 153 (4.78%) Subversion
5 150 (4.69%) JIRA
6 132 (4.13%) Jenkins
7 120 (3.75%) Grunt
8 85 (2.66%) TeamCity
9 84 (2.63%) gulp
10 70 (2.19%) Maven
10 70 (2.19%) Selenium
11 47 (1.47%) Dreamweaver
12 39 (1.22%) NUnit
13 32 (1.00%) Cucumber
14 26 (0.81%) WebDriver
15 25 (0.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 25 (0.78%) JUnit
15 25 (0.78%) SpecFlow
16 24 (0.75%) Bower
16 24 (0.75%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 582 (18.19%) Marketing
2 456 (14.25%) Finance
3 259 (8.09%) Retail
4 153 (4.78%) Publishing
5 86 (2.69%) Banking
6 84 (2.63%) Legal
7 81 (2.53%) Games
8 72 (2.25%) Advertising
9 56 (1.75%) Manufacturing
10 54 (1.69%) Telecoms
11 37 (1.16%) Multimedia
12 32 (1.00%) Electronics
13 24 (0.75%) Online Betting
14 20 (0.63%) Automotive
15 18 (0.56%) Law
16 15 (0.47%) Back Office
17 14 (0.44%) Military
18 10 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
19 6 (0.19%) Arabic Language
20 4 (0.13%) French Language
Job Titles
1 2058 (64.31%) Developer
2 687 (21.47%) .NET Developer
3 500 (15.63%) Web Developer
4 446 (13.94%) C# Developer
5 343 (10.72%) C# .NET Developer
6 309 (9.66%) PHP Developer
7 303 (9.47%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 279 (8.72%) Senior Developer
9 215 (6.72%) HTML Developer
10 213 (6.66%) JavaScript Developer
11 173 (5.41%) ASP.NET Developer
12 164 (5.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 161 (5.03%) HTML CSS Developer
14 157 (4.91%) .NET Web Developer
15 156 (4.88%) Analyst
16 148 (4.63%) CMS Developer
17 147 (4.59%) Java Developer
18 146 (4.56%) Architect
19 127 (3.97%) Sitecore Developer
20 124 (3.88%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1846 (57.69%) HTML
2 1746 (54.56%) CSS
3 1242 (38.81%) .NET
4 897 (28.03%) ASP.NET
5 815 (25.47%) jQuery
6 771 (24.09%) HTML5
7 631 (19.72%) AngularJS
8 521 (16.28%) CSS3
9 507 (15.84%) ASP.NET MVC
10 472 (14.75%) Web Services
11 413 (12.91%) XML
12 387 (12.09%) .NET Framework
13 265 (8.28%) Entity Framework
14 254 (7.94%) Sass
15 238 (7.44%) REST
16 235 (7.34%) Ajax
17 218 (6.81%) Node.js
18 217 (6.78%) ASP.NET Web API
19 195 (6.09%) RESTful
20 182 (5.69%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 508 (15.88%) User Experience
2 287 (8.97%) Analytical Skills
3 181 (5.66%) Mobile App
4 138 (4.31%) Social Media
5 122 (3.81%) Computer Science
6 82 (2.56%) Management Information System
7 71 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
8 66 (2.06%) W3C
9 47 (1.47%) iPad
10 46 (1.44%) Digital Media
11 42 (1.31%) FMCG
12 39 (1.22%) Graphic Design
13 36 (1.13%) e-Learning
14 35 (1.09%) N-Tier
15 33 (1.03%) Online Games
16 29 (0.91%) Clustering
16 29 (0.91%) Linux Command Line
17 28 (0.88%) CMDB
18 26 (0.81%) Client/Server
19 25 (0.78%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 224 (7.00%) Linux
2 197 (6.16%) Windows
3 108 (3.38%) Android
4 105 (3.28%) Apple iOS
5 79 (2.47%) Windows Server
6 64 (2.00%) Unix
7 47 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
8 41 (1.28%) Windows Server 2008
9 38 (1.19%) Mac OS X
10 18 (0.56%) 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 1050 (32.81%) Content Management
3 1031 (32.22%) MVC
4 1012 (31.63%) Web Development
5 655 (20.47%) E-Commerce
6 480 (15.00%) TDD
7 454 (14.19%) Scrum
8 412 (12.88%) Front End Development
9 345 (10.78%) OO
10 331 (10.34%) SEO
11 320 (10.00%) CRM
12 308 (9.63%) Analytics
13 264 (8.25%) Responsive Web Design
14 236 (7.38%) SDLC
15 215 (6.72%) Digital Marketing
16 205 (6.41%) Project Management
17 197 (6.16%) Continuous Integration
18 192 (6.00%) Open Source
19 173 (5.41%) BDD
20 172 (5.38%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1683 (52.59%) JavaScript
2 1081 (33.78%) C#
3 689 (21.53%) PHP
4 619 (19.34%) SQL
5 415 (12.97%) Java
6 97 (3.03%) Python
7 91 (2.84%) T-SQL
7 91 (2.84%) XPath
8 89 (2.78%) TypeScript
9 85 (2.66%) Ruby
10 49 (1.53%) PowerShell
11 48 (1.50%) VB.NET
12 41 (1.28%) Perl
13 32 (1.00%) Bash Shell
14 31 (0.97%) C
14 31 (0.97%) Scala
15 22 (0.69%) C++
16 21 (0.66%) VB
17 14 (0.44%) VBA
18 12 (0.38%) ES6
Qualifications
1 293 (9.16%) Degree
2 33 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 25 (0.78%) Security Cleared
4 14 (0.44%) SC Cleared
5 13 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 12 (0.38%) ISEB
7 10 (0.31%) MCSD
8 8 (0.25%) MCTS
8 8 (0.25%) OCMJEA
8 8 (0.25%) Sun Certification
9 7 (0.22%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (0.19%) MCPD
11 5 (0.16%) ISTQB
11 5 (0.16%) MCP
12 4 (0.13%) MCSE
12 4 (0.13%) PMP
13 3 (0.094%) PMI Certification
14 2 (0.063%) CISA
14 2 (0.063%) CISM
14 2 (0.063%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 205 (6.41%) QA
2 44 (1.38%) WCAG
3 43 (1.34%) SLA
4 28 (0.88%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.19%) 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
System Software
1 31 (0.97%) Active Directory
2 29 (0.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (0.81%) Docker
4 14 (0.44%) Varnish
5 11 (0.34%) 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 35 (1.09%) Grafana
2 35 (1.09%) Graphite
3 25 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (0.41%) Ansible
5 10 (0.31%) Nagios
6 7 (0.22%) SCCM
7 6 (0.19%) Capistrano
7 6 (0.19%) cPanel
7 6 (0.19%) MOM
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
1 619 (19.34%) Microsoft
2 438 (13.69%) Sitecore
3 325 (10.16%) Adobe
4 230 (7.19%) Google
5 206 (6.44%) Oracle
6 98 (3.06%) IBM
7 82 (2.56%) Zend
8 76 (2.38%) hybris
9 74 (2.31%) ATG
10 65 (2.03%) Alterian
11 52 (1.63%) Salesforce.com
12 45 (1.41%) Demandware
12 45 (1.41%) VMware
13 44 (1.38%) ServiceNow
14 42 (1.31%) Facebook
15 36 (1.13%) Twitter
16 30 (0.94%) SAP
17 28 (0.88%) Xamarin
18 26 (0.81%) Citrix
19 21 (0.66%) Red Hat
Bristol, Avon
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £25000.0000 - £35000.0000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
EdenChase Associates
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Fairford, Gloucestershire
The People Network
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sevenoaks, Kent
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
blu digital
Salary: From £23,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Midlands
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wembley, Middlesex
Oscar
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Healthcare, Bonus, 32 Holidays
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
MaxAd
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Jambo Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Midlands
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Jambo Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 Per Annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Midlands
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + Bonus, free parking, subsidized computers
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
MaxAd
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Witney, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
EdenChase Associates
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North Ferriby, North Humberside
Type Agency
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Morgan Mckinley
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Buckinghamshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Norfolk County Council
Salary: From £23,398 to £24,964 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: From £22,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £90,000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday