Period
to 18 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Headless CMS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Headless CMS over the 6 months to 18 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Headless Content Management System (Headless CMS)
UK
6 months to
18 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1083 1187 1181
Rank change year-on-year +104 -6 -
Permanent jobs citing Headless CMS 2 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.001% 0.001% 0.005%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.009% 0.003% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 8
UK median annual salary £80,000 £30,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +166.67% -33.33% -
10th Percentile £75,000 £30,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £30,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median annual salary - £30,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year - +9.09% -

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

All Application Platform Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 21,687 28,653 30,806
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.12% 16.67% 17.90%
Number of salaries quoted 17,044 23,148 25,316
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.70% +2.22%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,733 £26,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% -

Headless CMS
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Headless CMS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Headless CMS in the UK

Headless CMS
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Headless CMS in the UK

Headless CMS
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Headless CMS within the UK over the 6 months to 18 June 2019. 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 +106 1 - - 2
London - 1 - - 2

For the 6 months to 18 June 2019, IT jobs citing Headless CMS 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 Headless CMS.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Content Management
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Google
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Android
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) Ember.js
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) Microservices
1 2 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (100.00%) React
1 2 (100.00%) Firebase
1 2 (100.00%) React Native
1 2 (100.00%) AWS Lambda
1 2 (100.00%) GraphQL
1 2 (100.00%) Serverless Framework
1 2 (100.00%) Cloud Native
1 2 (100.00%) Progressive Web App

Headless 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) AWS Lambda
1 2 (100.00%) Azure Functions
1 2 (100.00%) Firebase
1 2 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) Serverless
2 1 (50.00%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Full Stack Developer
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (100.00%) AWS Amplify
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) CSS3
1 2 (100.00%) Ember.js
1 2 (100.00%) GraphQL
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) Node.js
1 2 (100.00%) React
1 2 (100.00%) React Native
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) Serverless Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Cloud Native
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) Blog
2 1 (50.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Android
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) Content Management
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) Microservices
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
1 2 (100.00%) Progressive Web App
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Google