Period
to 21 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Content Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Content Management over the 6 months to 21 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Content Management
UK
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 425 359 355
Rank change year-on-year -66 -4 -61
Permanent jobs citing Content Management 1,228 1,534 1,859
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.71% 0.89% 0.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.78% 0.98% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 922 1,108 1,470
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £84,750 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% -

Content Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 156,599 156,360 180,940
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 90.77% 90.62% 89.97%
Number of salaries quoted 125,830 127,318 150,486
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +2.15%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.41%

Content Management
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Content Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Content Management in the UK

Content Management
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Content Management in the UK

Content Management
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Content Management over the 6 months to 21 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Content Management in the UK

Content Management
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Content Management within the UK over the 6 months to 21 June 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
England -72 1,132 £50,000 +5.26% 170
London -25 651 £57,500 -4.17% 62
UK excluding London -98 532 £42,500 +13.33% 113
South East -18 216 £49,500 +32.00% 33
North of England -39 87 £45,000 +21.62% 26
Midlands -30 75 £42,500 +21.43% 27
West Midlands +8 63 £42,500 +13.33% 18
North West -20 59 £45,000 +20.00% 17
South West -13 57 £36,000 +2.86% 10
East of England -82 44 £35,000 -6.67% 11
Scotland -52 28 £47,634 +27.02% 5
Wales +22 24 £42,500 +25.00%
Yorkshire -19 22 £47,500 +28.38% 6
East Midlands -40 11 £35,000 - 9
North East -25 6 £42,500 +30.77% 3
Northern Ireland - 1 £45,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 21 June 2018, IT jobs citing Content Management 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 with a requirement for Content Management.

1 795 (64.74%) CMS
2 534 (43.49%) Agile Software Development
3 504 (41.04%) HTML
4 497 (40.47%) JavaScript
5 457 (37.21%) CSS
6 312 (25.41%) Marketing
7 277 (22.56%) .NET
8 257 (20.93%) User Experience
9 245 (19.95%) jQuery
10 237 (19.30%) Git (software)
11 229 (18.65%) HTML5
12 220 (17.92%) Microsoft
12 220 (17.92%) MVC
13 217 (17.67%) Analytics
14 213 (17.35%) Web Development
15 204 (16.61%) Software Engineering
16 193 (15.72%) SQL
17 192 (15.64%) Sitecore
18 189 (15.39%) Finance
19 188 (15.31%) C#
20 183 (14.90%) E-Commerce
21 181 (14.74%) SQL Server
22 179 (14.58%) Java
23 178 (14.50%) Problem-Solving
24 170 (13.84%) Sitecore CMS
25 169 (13.76%) AngularJS
26 160 (13.03%) Front End Development
27 159 (12.95%) SharePoint
28 157 (12.79%) DevOps
29 156 (12.70%) CSS3

Content Management
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
1 795 (64.74%) CMS
2 170 (13.84%) Sitecore CMS
3 159 (12.95%) SharePoint
4 98 (7.98%) WordPress
5 96 (7.82%) Umbraco
6 90 (7.33%) EPiServer
7 78 (6.35%) Drupal
8 62 (5.05%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 59 (4.80%) Confluence
10 50 (4.07%) Documentum
11 48 (3.91%) Apache
12 45 (3.66%) SharePoint 2013
13 43 (3.50%) Kentico
14 37 (3.01%) Sitefinity
15 32 (2.61%) IIS
16 31 (2.52%) DNN
16 31 (2.52%) Immediacy CMS
17 19 (1.55%) SAS
18 18 (1.47%) FileNet
18 18 (1.47%) nginx
Applications
1 48 (3.91%) Photoshop
2 36 (2.93%) Microsoft Office
3 34 (2.77%) InfoPath
4 28 (2.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 21 (1.71%) Adobe Illustrator
6 16 (1.30%) Microsoft Excel
7 8 (0.65%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 7 (0.57%) InDesign
8 7 (0.57%) MS Visio
9 6 (0.49%) Microsoft Project
10 5 (0.41%) Adobe Premiere
11 3 (0.24%) Adobe After Effects
11 3 (0.24%) Camtasia
12 2 (0.16%) Doxygen
13 1 (0.081%) AutoCAD
13 1 (0.081%) InVision
13 1 (0.081%) PrintSoft PReS
13 1 (0.081%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 42 (3.42%) SAP Hybris
2 41 (3.34%) Eloqua
3 20 (1.63%) Magento
4 16 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
5 9 (0.73%) SDL Web 8
6 8 (0.65%) Payment Gateway
7 6 (0.49%) WebTrends
8 4 (0.33%) Distributed Ledger
9 3 (0.24%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
9 3 (0.24%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 2 (0.16%) FastStats
10 2 (0.16%) FastStats PeopleStage
10 2 (0.16%) Fredhopper
10 2 (0.16%) NetSuite
10 2 (0.16%) Shopify
11 1 (0.081%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 146 (11.89%) Amazon AWS
2 123 (10.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 69 (5.62%) SaaS
4 52 (4.23%) Office 365
5 49 (3.99%) npm
6 44 (3.58%) Google Analytics
7 22 (1.79%) GitHub
8 19 (1.55%) Adobe Analytics
8 19 (1.55%) IaaS
9 18 (1.47%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 16 (1.30%) Google Cloud Platform
11 15 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
11 15 (1.22%) Serverless
12 14 (1.14%) PaaS
13 12 (0.98%) Google Tag Manager
14 11 (0.90%) AdWords
14 11 (0.90%) Amazon EC2
15 9 (0.73%) Adobe Creative Cloud
15 9 (0.73%) Trello
16 7 (0.57%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 60 (4.89%) Intranet
2 59 (4.80%) Internet
3 39 (3.18%) HTTP
4 28 (2.28%) DNS
5 20 (1.63%) LAN
5 20 (1.63%) WAN
6 16 (1.30%) SSH
6 16 (1.30%) TCP/IP
7 10 (0.81%) Firewall
8 9 (0.73%) Extranet
8 9 (0.73%) SSL
9 7 (0.57%) SAN
10 6 (0.49%) Software-Defined Networking
11 5 (0.41%) SMS
12 3 (0.24%) Cisco IOS
12 3 (0.24%) DHCP
13 2 (0.16%) AMQP
13 2 (0.16%) NAS
13 2 (0.16%) Network Security
13 2 (0.16%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 181 (14.74%) SQL Server
2 107 (8.71%) MySQL
3 71 (5.78%) NoSQL
4 67 (5.46%) MongoDB
5 44 (3.58%) Data Warehouse
6 43 (3.50%) Big Data
7 38 (3.09%) Couchbase
8 28 (2.28%) Relational Database
9 16 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
10 15 (1.22%) DB2
10 15 (1.22%) RDBMS
11 11 (0.90%) Endeca
11 11 (0.90%) SQL Server 2016
12 10 (0.81%) Flink
12 10 (0.81%) PostgreSQL
12 10 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 9 (0.73%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 9 (0.73%) BusinessObjects
13 9 (0.73%) Hadoop
14 7 (0.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 237 (19.30%) Git (software)
2 97 (7.90%) Visual Studio
3 95 (7.74%) Jenkins
4 78 (6.35%) gulp
5 68 (5.54%) Selenium
6 67 (5.46%) JIRA
7 59 (4.80%) Subversion
7 59 (4.80%) TeamCity
8 57 (4.64%) Karma Test Runner
9 56 (4.56%) Team Foundation Server
10 49 (3.99%) Octopus Deploy
11 45 (3.66%) Mocha
12 38 (3.09%) Bower
12 38 (3.09%) Protractor
12 38 (3.09%) Sinon.JS
13 33 (2.69%) Maven
14 29 (2.36%) Grunt
14 29 (2.36%) Vagrant
15 26 (2.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 23 (1.87%) Jasmine
General
1 312 (25.41%) Marketing
2 189 (15.39%) Finance
3 75 (6.11%) Advertising
4 46 (3.75%) Banking
5 41 (3.34%) Retail
6 35 (2.85%) Legal
7 27 (2.20%) Publishing
8 26 (2.12%) Law
9 17 (1.38%) Games
10 13 (1.06%) Investment Banking
10 13 (1.06%) Manufacturing
11 9 (0.73%) Multimedia
12 8 (0.65%) Brand Awareness
12 8 (0.65%) Financial Institution
13 6 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
13 6 (0.49%) Telecoms
14 5 (0.41%) Automotive
15 3 (0.24%) Back Office
15 3 (0.24%) Electronics
15 3 (0.24%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 488 (39.74%) Developer
2 113 (9.20%) .NET Developer
3 103 (8.39%) Architect
4 95 (7.74%) Senior Developer
5 77 (6.27%) Web Developer
6 76 (6.19%) Analyst
6 76 (6.19%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 66 (5.37%) Consultant
8 55 (4.48%) Author
8 55 (4.48%) Technical Author
9 52 (4.23%) Sitecore Developer
10 51 (4.15%) Java Developer
11 49 (3.99%) JavaScript Developer
12 47 (3.83%) EPiServer Developer
13 44 (3.58%) Business Analyst
14 43 (3.50%) Solutions Architect
15 41 (3.34%) PHP Developer
16 40 (3.26%) E-Commerce Manager
16 40 (3.26%) SharePoint Developer
17 39 (3.18%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 504 (41.04%) HTML
2 457 (37.21%) CSS
3 277 (22.56%) .NET
4 245 (19.95%) jQuery
5 229 (18.65%) HTML5
6 169 (13.76%) AngularJS
7 156 (12.70%) CSS3
8 145 (11.81%) Sass
9 128 (10.42%) ASP.NET
10 110 (8.96%) Web Services
11 104 (8.47%) RESTful
12 92 (7.49%) ASP.NET MVC
12 92 (7.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 88 (7.17%) Node.js
14 75 (6.11%) React
15 74 (6.03%) LESS
16 72 (5.86%) JSON
17 68 (5.54%) Backbone.js
17 68 (5.54%) XML
18 60 (4.89%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 257 (20.93%) User Experience
2 116 (9.45%) Analytical Skills
3 86 (7.00%) Social Media
4 78 (6.35%) Virtual Team
5 61 (4.97%) Management Information System
6 56 (4.56%) Mobile App
7 44 (3.58%) Computer Science
8 38 (3.09%) Cloud Native
9 36 (2.93%) Blog
10 32 (2.61%) Linux Command Line
11 26 (2.12%) Enterprise Software
12 24 (1.95%) Clustering
12 24 (1.95%) Self-Motivation
13 21 (1.71%) Digital Media
13 21 (1.71%) Fintech
13 21 (1.71%) Greenfield Project
14 20 (1.63%) e-Learning
15 17 (1.38%) FMCG
16 15 (1.22%) New Media
17 13 (1.06%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 153 (12.46%) Linux
2 55 (4.48%) Windows
3 28 (2.28%) Android
4 21 (1.71%) Apple iOS
5 16 (1.30%) Windows Server
6 12 (0.98%) Unix
7 10 (0.81%) Windows 7
8 8 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (0.41%) CentOS
9 5 (0.41%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (0.41%) zOS
10 3 (0.24%) Windows 10
10 3 (0.24%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.16%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.081%) DC/OS
12 1 (0.081%) Debian
12 1 (0.081%) Mesosphere
12 1 (0.081%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 534 (43.49%) Agile Software Development
2 220 (17.92%) MVC
3 217 (17.67%) Analytics
4 213 (17.35%) Web Development
5 204 (16.61%) Software Engineering
6 183 (14.90%) E-Commerce
7 178 (14.50%) Problem-Solving
8 160 (13.03%) Front End Development
9 157 (12.79%) DevOps
10 147 (11.97%) Enterprise Content Management
11 136 (11.07%) Workflow
12 128 (10.42%) Continuous Improvement
13 125 (10.18%) Project Management
14 118 (9.61%) SEO
15 116 (9.45%) Scrum
16 110 (8.96%) TDD
17 102 (8.31%) Open Source
18 100 (8.14%) Continuous Integration
19 98 (7.98%) OO
20 97 (7.90%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 497 (40.47%) JavaScript
2 193 (15.72%) SQL
3 188 (15.31%) C#
4 179 (14.58%) Java
5 131 (10.67%) PHP
6 94 (7.65%) Python
7 40 (3.26%) Ruby
8 30 (2.44%) VB
9 29 (2.36%) PowerShell
10 26 (2.12%) Bash Shell
10 26 (2.12%) Perl
11 24 (1.95%) Java 8
11 24 (1.95%) R
12 23 (1.87%) ES6
13 19 (1.55%) Go
14 16 (1.30%) Scala
15 15 (1.22%) Groovy
16 14 (1.14%) Shell Script
16 14 (1.14%) VB.NET
17 13 (1.06%) C
Qualifications
1 156 (12.70%) Degree
2 38 (3.09%) SAFe Agilist
3 31 (2.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 21 (1.71%) Computer Science Degree
4 21 (1.71%) MCPD
5 20 (1.63%) MCAD
5 20 (1.63%) MCSD
5 20 (1.63%) MCTS
6 17 (1.38%) Security Cleared
7 15 (1.22%) ISEB
8 8 (0.65%) ISTQB
8 8 (0.65%) MCP
9 6 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 5 (0.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 5 (0.41%) PhD
11 4 (0.33%) BPSS Clearance
11 4 (0.33%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (0.24%) DV Cleared
12 3 (0.24%) MCSE
12 3 (0.24%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 82 (6.68%) QA
2 55 (4.48%) GDPR
3 25 (2.04%) Data Quality
4 12 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (0.81%) GCP
5 10 (0.81%) ISO 9001
6 9 (0.73%) SLA
6 9 (0.73%) WCAG
7 5 (0.41%) PMO
8 4 (0.33%) PCI DSS
9 2 (0.16%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 2 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 88 (7.17%) Docker
2 20 (1.63%) Varnish
3 19 (1.55%) Active Directory
4 15 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (0.49%) Virtual Desktop
6 5 (0.41%) Hyper-V
7 4 (0.33%) LXC
8 3 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (0.16%) KVM
9 2 (0.16%) vCloud
9 2 (0.16%) VirtualBox
10 1 (0.081%) DFS Replication
10 1 (0.081%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.081%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 30 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
2 28 (2.28%) Terraform
3 27 (2.20%) Kubernetes
4 24 (1.95%) Puppet
5 19 (1.55%) Nagios
6 17 (1.38%) Consul
6 17 (1.38%) Packer
7 16 (1.30%) Docker Swarm
8 13 (1.06%) Single Sign-On
8 13 (1.06%) ZABBIX
9 11 (0.90%) Ansible
9 11 (0.90%) Kibana
10 6 (0.49%) SCCM
11 5 (0.41%) Microsoft Clustering
11 5 (0.41%) WMI
12 3 (0.24%) HAProxy
12 3 (0.24%) PaperCut
13 2 (0.16%) Capistrano
13 2 (0.16%) Pingdom
13 2 (0.16%) SCOM
Vendors
1 220 (17.92%) Microsoft
2 192 (15.64%) Sitecore
3 126 (10.26%) Adobe
4 80 (6.51%) Oracle
5 68 (5.54%) Google
5 68 (5.54%) IBM
6 67 (5.46%) SAP
7 45 (3.66%) hybris
8 41 (3.34%) OpenText
9 40 (3.26%) Marketo
10 34 (2.77%) Twitter
11 31 (2.52%) Alterian
12 30 (2.44%) ATG
13 28 (2.28%) Salesforce.com
14 25 (2.04%) Facebook
15 24 (1.95%) Alias
16 16 (1.30%) Cognizant
17 15 (1.22%) VMware
18 14 (1.14%) RapidMiner
19 13 (1.06%) Cadence