The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Content Management System (CMS)
England / West Midlands
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 143 122 127
Rank change year-on-year -21 +5  
Permanent jobs citing CMS 90 121 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.74% 1.97% 1.83%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.83% 12.32% 10.75%
Number of salaries quoted 74 116 78
Median salary £36,750 £30,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.50% -7.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £23,950
10% offered a salary of more than £49,850 £42,500 £43,000
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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 761 982 967
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 14.75% 15.96% 17.03%
Number of salaries quoted 647 789 788
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,150 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

CMS
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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 West Midlands

CMS
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for CMS in the West Midlands

CMS
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CMS in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for CMS in the West Midlands

CMS
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CMS within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 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
Birmingham -11 31 £40,000 +45.45% 8
Warwickshire +10 19 £32,750 +19.09% 7
Coventry -2 12 £37,500 +19.04% 1
Staffordshire +7 8 £22,000 -30.15% 1
Shropshire +10 3 £27,500 -8.33% 1
Sutton Coldfield 0 3 £23,500 -24.19%
Solihull -9 3 £35,000 +20.68%
Herefordshire -10 2 £40,000 +45.45% 2
Wolverhampton +7 1 - - 1
Walsall +3 1 - -
CMS
England

For the 6 months to 27 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for CMS.

1 97 (65.99%) HTML
2 96 (65.31%) JavaScript
3 88 (59.86%) CSS
4 73 (49.66%) .NET
5 67 (45.58%) jQuery
6 64 (43.54%) Web Development
6 64 (43.54%) MVC
7 61 (41.50%) C#
8 53 (36.05%) PHP
9 47 (31.97%) Agile Software Development
10 45 (30.61%) Content Management
11 44 (29.93%) SQL
11 44 (29.93%) ASP.NET
12 41 (27.89%) SQL Server
13 40 (27.21%) HTML5
14 38 (25.85%) Marketing
15 34 (23.13%) E-Commerce
16 33 (22.45%) MySQL
17 32 (21.77%) AngularJS
18 30 (20.41%) Microsoft
19 27 (18.37%) Git (software)
20 26 (17.69%) Sass
21 25 (17.01%) WordPress
22 23 (15.65%) Umbraco
23 22 (14.97%) Web Services
24 21 (14.29%) Google
25 20 (13.61%) OOP
25 20 (13.61%) SOAP
26 19 (12.93%) Mobile App
26 19 (12.93%) ASP.NET MVC

CMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 25 (17.01%) WordPress
2 23 (15.65%) Umbraco
3 18 (12.24%) EPiServer
4 14 (9.52%) Joomla!
5 13 (8.84%) IIS
5 13 (8.84%) Sitecore CMS
6 11 (7.48%) Drupal
7 7 (4.76%) Apache
7 7 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
7 7 (4.76%) nginx
8 5 (3.40%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 4 (2.72%) Orchard CMS
10 3 (2.04%) SAS
10 3 (2.04%) SharePoint
11 2 (1.36%) Apache ServiceMix
11 2 (1.36%) Mule
12 1 (0.68%) Confluence
12 1 (0.68%) DNN
12 1 (0.68%) Kentico
Applications
1 8 (5.44%) Adobe Illustrator
1 8 (5.44%) Photoshop
2 6 (4.08%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (3.40%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (2.04%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.68%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.68%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (9.52%) Magento
2 9 (6.12%) OpenCart
3 3 (2.04%) Shopify
4 2 (1.36%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (1.36%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.68%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 13 (8.84%) Google Analytics
2 12 (8.16%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (5.44%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (4.76%) Amazon S3
4 7 (4.76%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 5 (3.40%) SaaS
6 3 (2.04%) GitHub
7 2 (1.36%) AdWords
7 2 (1.36%) Basecamp
7 2 (1.36%) Office 365
8 1 (0.68%) IaaS
8 1 (0.68%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.76%) Intranet
2 5 (3.40%) Internet
3 4 (2.72%) DNS
4 3 (2.04%) BGP
4 3 (2.04%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (2.04%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (2.04%) Cisco Wireless
4 3 (2.04%) EIGRP
4 3 (2.04%) Firewall
4 3 (2.04%) LAN
4 3 (2.04%) Network Security
4 3 (2.04%) TCP/IP
4 3 (2.04%) Unified Communications
4 3 (2.04%) WAN
4 3 (2.04%) Wireless
5 2 (1.36%) HTTP
5 2 (1.36%) IPsec
5 2 (1.36%) VPLS
6 1 (0.68%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (27.89%) SQL Server
2 33 (22.45%) MySQL
3 9 (6.12%) NoSQL
4 8 (5.44%) MongoDB
5 7 (4.76%) Amazon RDS
6 5 (3.40%) Relational Database
7 3 (2.04%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 2 (1.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 27 (18.37%) Git (software)
2 15 (10.20%) gulp
3 13 (8.84%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (6.12%) Subversion
5 7 (4.76%) PhantomJS
5 7 (4.76%) webpack
6 4 (2.72%) JIRA
7 3 (2.04%) GitLab
8 2 (1.36%) Maven
8 2 (1.36%) Visual Studio
8 2 (1.36%) Xcode
9 1 (0.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.68%) Dreamweaver
9 1 (0.68%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.68%) NuGet
9 1 (0.68%) PostCSS
9 1 (0.68%) Selenium
9 1 (0.68%) Travis CI
General
1 38 (25.85%) Marketing
2 11 (7.48%) Electronics
2 11 (7.48%) Finance
2 11 (7.48%) Retail
3 8 (5.44%) Manufacturing
3 8 (5.44%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.72%) Advertising
5 2 (1.36%) Banking
6 1 (0.68%) Games
6 1 (0.68%) Legal
6 1 (0.68%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 118 (80.27%) Developer
2 48 (32.65%) .NET Developer
3 34 (23.13%) PHP Developer
4 32 (21.77%) Web Developer
5 30 (20.41%) C# Developer
6 29 (19.73%) HTML Developer
7 28 (19.05%) C# .NET Developer
8 22 (14.97%) Senior Developer
9 20 (13.61%) ASP.NET Developer
9 20 (13.61%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 20 (13.61%) HTML CSS Developer
10 16 (10.88%) Digital Developer
11 15 (10.20%) JavaScript Developer
12 14 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 12 (8.16%) C# Web Developer
13 12 (8.16%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 12 (8.16%) PHP Web Developer
14 11 (7.48%) .NET Web Developer
15 10 (6.80%) Full Stack Developer
16 9 (6.12%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (65.99%) HTML
2 88 (59.86%) CSS
3 73 (49.66%) .NET
4 67 (45.58%) jQuery
5 44 (29.93%) ASP.NET
6 40 (27.21%) HTML5
7 32 (21.77%) AngularJS
8 26 (17.69%) Sass
9 22 (14.97%) Web Services
10 20 (13.61%) SOAP
11 19 (12.93%) ASP.NET MVC
12 18 (12.24%) .NET Framework
13 17 (11.56%) CSS3
13 17 (11.56%) Laravel
13 17 (11.56%) XML
14 15 (10.20%) Entity Framework
15 14 (9.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 12 (8.16%) Ajax
16 12 (8.16%) KnockoutJS
16 12 (8.16%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (12.93%) Mobile App
2 14 (9.52%) User Experience
3 7 (4.76%) e-Learning
3 7 (4.76%) W3C
4 6 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.40%) Linux Command Line
6 4 (2.72%) Social Media
7 3 (2.04%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.04%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (1.36%) CMDB
8 2 (1.36%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.68%) EPoS
9 1 (0.68%) FMCG
9 1 (0.68%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.68%) HoloLens
9 1 (0.68%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.68%) Social Network
9 1 (0.68%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 15 (10.20%) Linux
2 13 (8.84%) Android
2 13 (8.84%) Apple iOS
2 13 (8.84%) Windows
3 5 (3.40%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.68%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (43.54%) MVC
1 64 (43.54%) Web Development
2 47 (31.97%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (30.61%) Content Management
4 34 (23.13%) E-Commerce
5 20 (13.61%) OOP
6 17 (11.56%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (11.56%) OO
7 16 (10.88%) CRM
7 16 (10.88%) Digital Marketing
7 16 (10.88%) Open Source
7 16 (10.88%) TDD
8 15 (10.20%) Analytics
9 13 (8.84%) SEO
10 12 (8.16%) Scrum
11 11 (7.48%) Mentoring
12 10 (6.80%) Business Intelligence
12 10 (6.80%) Data Architecture
12 10 (6.80%) Inversion of Control
12 10 (6.80%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 96 (65.31%) JavaScript
2 61 (41.50%) C#
3 53 (36.05%) PHP
4 44 (29.93%) SQL
5 8 (5.44%) T-SQL
6 7 (4.76%) XPath
7 4 (2.72%) C
8 3 (2.04%) PHP 7
8 3 (2.04%) VB
9 2 (1.36%) Apple Swift
9 2 (1.36%) Java
9 2 (1.36%) Objective-C
9 2 (1.36%) Ruby
9 2 (1.36%) Scala
10 1 (0.68%) ES6
10 1 (0.68%) PHP 5
10 1 (0.68%) VBA
Qualifications
1 16 (10.88%) Degree
2 7 (4.76%) MCSD
2 7 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.36%) CCNP
3 2 (1.36%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.36%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.36%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.68%) DBS Check
4 1 (0.68%) IIBA
4 1 (0.68%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.40%) PCI DSS
2 3 (2.04%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.04%) QA
3 1 (0.68%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (4.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (2.04%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 30 (20.41%) Microsoft
2 21 (14.29%) Google
3 13 (8.84%) Sitecore
4 10 (6.80%) Zend
5 7 (4.76%) Adobe
5 7 (4.76%) Telerik
6 3 (2.04%) CheckPoint
6 3 (2.04%) Cisco
6 3 (2.04%) SAP
7 2 (1.36%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.68%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.68%) Facebook
8 1 (0.68%) IBM
8 1 (0.68%) Oracle
West Midlands (County)
Network ITR
Salary: £35000 - £39000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Warwickshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Ross-On-Wye, Herefordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Alcester, Warwickshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Ludlow, Shropshire
Itecco
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Alcester, Warwickshire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Ascend Consulting
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwick
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ESA Group
Salary: From £20,000 to £33,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Kenilworth, Warwickshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 to 35,000 DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Alcester, Warwickshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Herefordshire
Rullion
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
University of Wolverhampton
Salary: From £26,829 to £29,301 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £45000 per annum + great pension and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Posted: 4 days ago
Lichfield
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Birmingham
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Birmingham
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Rugby
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £50000.00 per annum + bonus and full benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
IQ Telecom
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 11 days ago