The median annual salary for a Content Manager was £27,500 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Content Manager
England / West Midlands
Rank 212 236 214
Rank change year-on-year +24 -22  
Permanent jobs requiring a Content Manager 1 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.021% 0.098% 0.040%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.022% 0.10% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Median salary £27,500 £43,750 £25,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -37.14% +71.56%  
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -23.52% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4575 5918 4877
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 96.87% 96.37% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 3768 4813 4169
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Content Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands that featured Content Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Content Manager in the West Midlands

Content Manager
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Content Manager in the West Midlands

Content Manager
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 Content Manager within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 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 +6 1 £27,500 -47.61%
Content Manager
England

Content Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, Content Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region featuring Content Manager in the job title.

1 4 (80.00%) SEO
1 4 (80.00%) CMS
1 4 (80.00%) Marketing
1 4 (80.00%) Social Media
2 3 (60.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 3 (60.00%) Analytics
2 3 (60.00%) Google Analytics
2 3 (60.00%) Content Development
2 3 (60.00%) Content Marketing
2 3 (60.00%) Adobe
2 3 (60.00%) Google
3 2 (40.00%) Web Analytics
3 2 (40.00%) Copywriting
3 2 (40.00%) B2B
3 2 (40.00%) Content Marketing Strategy
3 2 (40.00%) Email Marketing
3 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (40.00%) Digital Content Management
3 2 (40.00%) Infographics
3 2 (40.00%) Marketing Strategy
4 1 (20.00%) Digital Media
4 1 (20.00%) Facebook
4 1 (20.00%) Twitter
4 1 (20.00%) Digital Analytics
4 1 (20.00%) Content Writing
4 1 (20.00%) B2C
4 1 (20.00%) HTML
4 1 (20.00%) CSS
4 1 (20.00%) Content Management
4 1 (20.00%) Publishing

Content Manager Skill Set
Top Related 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 4 (80.00%) CMS
2 3 (60.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Google Analytics
General
1 4 (80.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Social Media
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) SEO
2 3 (60.00%) Analytics
2 3 (60.00%) Content Development
2 3 (60.00%) Content Marketing
3 2 (40.00%) B2B
3 2 (40.00%) Content Marketing Strategy
3 2 (40.00%) Copywriting
3 2 (40.00%) Digital Content Management
3 2 (40.00%) Email Marketing
3 2 (40.00%) Infographics
3 2 (40.00%) Marketing Strategy
3 2 (40.00%) Web Analytics
4 1 (20.00%) B2C
4 1 (20.00%) Content Management
4 1 (20.00%) Content Writing
4 1 (20.00%) Digital Analytics
4 1 (20.00%) Search Engine Marketing
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Adobe
1 3 (60.00%) Google
2 1 (20.00%) Facebook
2 1 (20.00%) Twitter