Content Management Software - Worldwide

  • Worldwide
  • Revenue in the Content Management Software market is projected to reach US$22.27bn in 2024.
  • Revenue is expected to show an annual growth rate (CAGR 2024-2028) of 5.22%, resulting in a market volume of US$27.30bn by 2028.
  • The average Spend per Employee in the Content Management Software market is projected to reach US$6.35 in 2024.
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  • In global comparison, most revenue will be generated in the United States (US$11,250.00m in 2024).

Key regions: China, Japan, Australia, South Korea, Netherlands

Region comparison

Analyst Opinion

The demand for Content Management Software (CMS) is on the rise in Worldwide, as companies continue to prioritize digital transformation and the need for efficient content management systems.

Customer preferences:
Customers are increasingly looking for CMS that are user-friendly, customizable, and able to integrate with other software systems. They also prioritize security features to protect their data and content. Additionally, there is a growing demand for cloud-based CMS solutions, as companies seek to reduce their IT infrastructure costs and increase accessibility to their content.

Trends in the market:
In the United States, the CMS market is dominated by large players such as Adobe, Microsoft, and Oracle. However, there is also a growing trend towards open-source CMS solutions, such as WordPress and Drupal, which offer greater flexibility and customization options. In Europe, there is a similar trend towards open-source CMS, particularly in the United Kingdom and Germany. In Asia, the market is driven by the growth of e-commerce and mobile usage, with companies seeking CMS solutions that are mobile-friendly and able to integrate with social media platforms.

Local special circumstances:
In Latin America, the CMS market is heavily influenced by the growth of the digital advertising industry. Companies are seeking CMS solutions that can help them manage their advertising campaigns and content across multiple channels. In Africa, the market is still in its early stages, with many companies just starting to invest in digital transformation. This presents an opportunity for CMS providers to offer affordable and scalable solutions to meet the needs of small and medium-sized businesses.

Underlying macroeconomic factors:
The growth of the CMS market worldwide can be attributed to several macroeconomic factors, including the increasing importance of digital transformation, the rise of e-commerce, and the need for efficient content management systems. Additionally, the COVID-19 pandemic has accelerated the shift towards remote work and digital communication, further driving demand for CMS solutions. As companies continue to prioritize digital transformation and seek to improve their online presence, the CMS market is expected to continue to grow in the coming years.


Data coverage:

The data encompasses B2B, B2G, and B2C enterprises. Figures are based on the allocation to the country where the money was spent at manufacturer price level (excluding VAT).

Modeling approach / Market size:

The segment size is determined through a top-down approach. We use financial statements such as annual reports, quarterly earnings, and expert opinions to analyze the markets. To estimate the segment size for each country individually, we use relevant key market indicators and data from country-specific industry associations such as GDP, level of digitization, GDP sector composition, and observed level of software piracy.


We use a variety of forecasting techniques, for instance, advanced statistical methods, depending on the behavior of the relevant segment. The main drivers are the GDP and the level of digitization.

Additional notes:

The data is modeled using current exchange rates. The market is updated twice a year in case market dynamics change. The impact of the COVID-19 pandemic is considered at a country-specific level.


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