Period
to 20 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for CMS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited CMS over the 6 months to 20 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Content Management System (CMS)
UK > Wales
6 months to
20 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 109 99 96
Rank change year-on-year -10 -3 +17
Permanent jobs citing CMS 20 32 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.09% 1.60% 1.97%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.48% 9.07% 12.88%
Number of salaries quoted 18 31 35
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £31,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.97% -17.33% +19.05%
10th Percentile £28,750 £22,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £47,375 £46,250 £47,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 advertised in Wales with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 365 353 295
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 19.89% 17.66% 15.30%
Number of salaries quoted 301 294 275
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £28,000 £25,650 £22,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £61,250 £50,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

CMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for CMS in Wales

CMS
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for CMS in Wales

CMS
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CMS in Wales over the 6 months to 20 October 2019.

Salary histogram for CMS in Wales

CMS
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CMS within the Wales region over the 6 months to 20 October 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
South Wales -14 20 £37,500 +20.97% 11
CMS
UK

For the 6 months to 20 October 2019, IT jobs citing 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 across the Wales region with a requirement for CMS.

1 13 (65.00%) HTML
2 12 (60.00%) CSS
3 11 (55.00%) PHP
4 9 (45.00%) JavaScript
5 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (35.00%) MySQL
6 7 (35.00%) Git (software)
7 6 (30.00%) SQL
7 6 (30.00%) MVC
8 5 (25.00%) Content Management
8 5 (25.00%) .NET
8 5 (25.00%) C#
8 5 (25.00%) HTML5
8 5 (25.00%) AngularJS
9 4 (20.00%) Mentoring
9 4 (20.00%) SDLC
9 4 (20.00%) Front End Development
9 4 (20.00%) Laravel
9 4 (20.00%) RESTful
9 4 (20.00%) WordPress
9 4 (20.00%) Linux
9 4 (20.00%) JSON
9 4 (20.00%) Web Development
9 4 (20.00%) TDD
10 3 (15.00%) jQuery
10 3 (15.00%) Enterprise Architecture
10 3 (15.00%) SOAP
10 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
10 3 (15.00%) E-Commerce
10 3 (15.00%) Unit Testing

CMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 4 (20.00%) WordPress
2 3 (15.00%) Umbraco
3 2 (10.00%) Drupal
3 2 (10.00%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (5.00%) Kentico
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) HTTPS
2 1 (5.00%) DNS
2 1 (5.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) MySQL
2 2 (10.00%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (5.00%) JasperReports
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (10.00%) git-flow
2 2 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (10.00%) JIRA
2 2 (10.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (10.00%) Games
1 2 (10.00%) Publishing
2 1 (5.00%) Automotive
2 1 (5.00%) Billing
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (80.00%) Developer
2 6 (30.00%) Software Developer
3 5 (25.00%) PHP Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 3 (15.00%) Web Developer
5 2 (10.00%) .NET Developer
6 1 (5.00%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (5.00%) C# Developer
6 1 (5.00%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Development Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (5.00%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (5.00%) MySQL Developer
6 1 (5.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 1 (5.00%) PHP Web Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 1 (5.00%) WordPress Developer
6 1 (5.00%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (65.00%) HTML
2 12 (60.00%) CSS
3 5 (25.00%) .NET
3 5 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 5 (25.00%) HTML5
4 4 (20.00%) JSON
4 4 (20.00%) Laravel
4 4 (20.00%) RESTful
5 3 (15.00%) CSS3
5 3 (15.00%) jQuery
5 3 (15.00%) React
5 3 (15.00%) SOAP
6 2 (10.00%) Ionic Framework
6 2 (10.00%) LAMP
6 2 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (10.00%) WCF
6 2 (10.00%) Web Services
6 2 (10.00%) XML
7 1 (5.00%) Django
7 1 (5.00%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) User Experience
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Linux
2 2 (10.00%) Android
2 2 (10.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (10.00%) Mac OS
2 2 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (30.00%) MVC
3 5 (25.00%) Content Management
4 4 (20.00%) Front End Development
4 4 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 4 (20.00%) SDLC
4 4 (20.00%) TDD
4 4 (20.00%) Web Development
5 3 (15.00%) E-Commerce
5 3 (15.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (15.00%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (15.00%) Unit Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (10.00%) OO
6 2 (10.00%) OOP
6 2 (10.00%) OWASP
6 2 (10.00%) Project Planning
6 2 (10.00%) Scrum
6 2 (10.00%) Test Automation
6 2 (10.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (55.00%) PHP
2 9 (45.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (30.00%) SQL
4 5 (25.00%) C#
5 2 (10.00%) Groovy
5 2 (10.00%) Java
5 2 (10.00%) Python
6 1 (5.00%) C++
6 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) TOGAF Certification
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) Sitecore
3 1 (5.00%) Avaya
3 1 (5.00%) Jaspersoft