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

Content Management System (CMS)
England / West Midlands
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 149 133 108
Rank change year-on-year -16 -25  
Permanent jobs citing CMS 58 122 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.22% 1.98% 2.12%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.54% 10.89% 11.15%
Number of salaries quoted 49 107 95
Median salary £36,250 £33,500 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.20% +8.06%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,950 £23,550 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,100 £50,750 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +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 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 679 1120 978
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 14.24% 18.14% 19.06%
Number of salaries quoted 563 920 815
Median salary £36,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,650 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  

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 28 March 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 28 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
Birmingham +10 17 £35,000 - 2
Herefordshire - 9 £37,500 -
Warwickshire +3 8 £38,750 +4.72% 8
Shropshire -1 7 £27,000 -10.00% 1
Solihull -13 6 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Worcestershire -3 5 £25,000 +19.04%
Coventry +7 3 £35,000 +3.70% 1
Sutton Coldfield -2 1 £30,000 +25.00% 1
Staffordshire -14 1 £40,000 +25.00% 1
CMS
England

For the 6 months to 28 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for CMS.

1 105 (66.46%) HTML
2 99 (62.66%) CSS
3 93 (58.86%) JavaScript
4 85 (53.80%) .NET
5 81 (51.27%) jQuery
6 78 (49.37%) C#
7 72 (45.57%) MVC
8 65 (41.14%) Web Development
9 62 (39.24%) HTML5
10 60 (37.97%) Content Management
11 58 (36.71%) SQL
12 57 (36.08%) SQL Server
13 56 (35.44%) PHP
14 55 (34.81%) Agile Software Development
15 49 (31.01%) Git (software)
16 48 (30.38%) E-Commerce
17 46 (29.11%) Marketing
18 45 (28.48%) ASP.NET
19 41 (25.95%) .NET Framework
20 34 (21.52%) MySQL
21 33 (20.89%) Umbraco
22 31 (19.62%) Entity Framework
23 28 (17.72%) CRM
23 28 (17.72%) CSS3
24 27 (17.09%) Microsoft
24 27 (17.09%) Web Services
25 23 (14.56%) Team Foundation Server
25 23 (14.56%) ASP.NET MVC
25 23 (14.56%) Mobile App
26 22 (13.92%) TDD

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 33 (20.89%) Umbraco
2 20 (12.66%) WordPress
3 16 (10.13%) EPiServer
4 13 (8.23%) IIS
5 8 (5.06%) Sitecore CMS
6 6 (3.80%) Apache
7 5 (3.16%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 4 (2.53%) ColdFusion
8 4 (2.53%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (2.53%) nginx
8 4 (2.53%) Orchard CMS
9 3 (1.90%) Drupal
9 3 (1.90%) SAS
10 2 (1.27%) Kentico
11 1 (0.63%) DNN
11 1 (0.63%) Joomla!
11 1 (0.63%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.63%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 20 (12.66%) MS Excel
2 11 (6.96%) Photoshop
3 7 (4.43%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (2.53%) Fireworks
5 3 (1.90%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (1.90%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.63%) InDesign
6 1 (0.63%) MS Office
6 1 (0.63%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.90%) Magento
2 2 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.27%) Shopify
3 1 (0.63%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.63%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.63%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 16 (10.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (5.06%) Google Analytics
3 6 (3.80%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (2.53%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (2.53%) Amazon S3
4 4 (2.53%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 2 (1.27%) SaaS
6 1 (0.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.96%) Intranet
2 5 (3.16%) Internet
3 2 (1.27%) Firewall
4 1 (0.63%) HTTP
4 1 (0.63%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (36.08%) SQL Server
2 34 (21.52%) MySQL
3 7 (4.43%) MongoDB
4 4 (2.53%) Amazon RDS
4 4 (2.53%) NoSQL
4 4 (2.53%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.90%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 3 (1.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.27%) Big Data
6 2 (1.27%) MS Access
6 2 (1.27%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.63%) Redis
7 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 49 (31.01%) Git (software)
2 23 (14.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 19 (12.03%) Subversion
4 9 (5.70%) gulp
5 8 (5.06%) NuGet
6 6 (3.80%) Visual Studio
7 5 (3.16%) Grunt
8 4 (2.53%) Jenkins
8 4 (2.53%) PhantomJS
8 4 (2.53%) webpack
9 2 (1.27%) JIRA
9 2 (1.27%) Mercurial
9 2 (1.27%) Xcode
10 1 (0.63%) Dreamweaver
10 1 (0.63%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (0.63%) Selenium
10 1 (0.63%) TeamCity
General
1 46 (29.11%) Marketing
2 20 (12.66%) Finance
3 15 (9.49%) Retail
4 10 (6.33%) Banking
5 9 (5.70%) Advertising
6 5 (3.16%) Electronics
6 5 (3.16%) Manufacturing
6 5 (3.16%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.63%) Games
7 1 (0.63%) Law
7 1 (0.63%) Legal
7 1 (0.63%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.63%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 129 (81.65%) Developer
2 49 (31.01%) .NET Developer
3 41 (25.95%) Web Developer
4 35 (22.15%) PHP Developer
5 33 (20.89%) C# Developer
6 30 (18.99%) Senior Developer
7 25 (15.82%) C# .NET Developer
8 24 (15.19%) JavaScript Developer
9 23 (14.56%) HTML Developer
10 20 (12.66%) HTML CSS Developer
11 19 (12.03%) MySQL Developer
12 18 (11.39%) PHP MySQL Developer
13 17 (10.76%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 13 (8.23%) .NET Web Developer
14 13 (8.23%) CMS Developer
14 13 (8.23%) PHP Web Developer
15 12 (7.59%) ASP.NET Developer
15 12 (7.59%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 12 (7.59%) C# Web Developer
16 11 (6.96%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (66.46%) HTML
2 99 (62.66%) CSS
3 85 (53.80%) .NET
4 81 (51.27%) jQuery
5 62 (39.24%) HTML5
6 45 (28.48%) ASP.NET
7 41 (25.95%) .NET Framework
8 31 (19.62%) Entity Framework
9 28 (17.72%) CSS3
10 27 (17.09%) Web Services
11 23 (14.56%) ASP.NET MVC
12 20 (12.66%) LINQ
13 18 (11.39%) Classic ASP
13 18 (11.39%) WPF
13 18 (11.39%) XML
14 17 (10.76%) Ajax
14 17 (10.76%) RESTful
14 17 (10.76%) Sass
15 16 (10.13%) SOAP
16 15 (9.49%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 23 (14.56%) Mobile App
2 17 (10.76%) User Experience
3 15 (9.49%) Social Media
4 12 (7.59%) W3C
5 11 (6.96%) e-Learning
6 6 (3.80%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (2.53%) Linux Command Line
7 4 (2.53%) Smartphone
8 2 (1.27%) Credit Risk
8 2 (1.27%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.27%) N-Tier
8 2 (1.27%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.63%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.63%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.63%) EPoS
9 1 (0.63%) FMCG
9 1 (0.63%) Graphic Design
9 1 (0.63%) iPad
9 1 (0.63%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 15 (9.49%) Android
1 15 (9.49%) Apple iOS
2 7 (4.43%) Linux
3 5 (3.16%) Windows
4 2 (1.27%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (45.57%) MVC
2 65 (41.14%) Web Development
3 60 (37.97%) Content Management
4 55 (34.81%) Agile Software Development
5 48 (30.38%) E-Commerce
6 28 (17.72%) CRM
7 22 (13.92%) TDD
8 19 (12.03%) Front End Development
8 19 (12.03%) OO
8 19 (12.03%) OOP
9 17 (10.76%) Digital Marketing
10 16 (10.13%) Mentoring
11 15 (9.49%) Web Design
12 14 (8.86%) Data Architecture
13 13 (8.23%) Migration
14 12 (7.59%) Business Intelligence
15 11 (6.96%) Data Security
15 11 (6.96%) SOLID
16 10 (6.33%) Analytics
16 10 (6.33%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 93 (58.86%) JavaScript
2 78 (49.37%) C#
3 58 (36.71%) SQL
4 56 (35.44%) PHP
5 19 (12.03%) T-SQL
6 4 (2.53%) VB
6 4 (2.53%) VB.NET
6 4 (2.53%) XPath
7 3 (1.90%) C
7 3 (1.90%) VBA
8 2 (1.27%) Apple Swift
8 2 (1.27%) Objective-C
8 2 (1.27%) Python
9 1 (0.63%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.63%) C++
9 1 (0.63%) Java
9 1 (0.63%) VB6
Qualifications
1 9 (5.70%) Degree
2 2 (1.27%) MCSD
2 2 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.53%) PCI DSS
2 3 (1.90%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.90%) QA
3 1 (0.63%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (2.53%) Docker
2 1 (0.63%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (2.53%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.63%) cPanel
Vendors
1 27 (17.09%) Microsoft
2 22 (13.92%) Google
3 9 (5.70%) Telerik
3 9 (5.70%) Zend
4 8 (5.06%) Adobe
4 8 (5.06%) Sitecore
5 6 (3.80%) SAP
6 5 (3.16%) IBM
6 5 (3.16%) Oracle
7 3 (1.90%) Facebook
8 2 (1.27%) Twitter
9 1 (0.63%) Epicor
9 1 (0.63%) Infor
9 1 (0.63%) Sage
9 1 (0.63%) Xamarin
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