The table below looks at the statistics for WordPress skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bath region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank 58 43 29
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -14
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 3 1 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 0.64% 0.32% 6.23%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.83% 1.82% 23.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 19
Average salary £28,000 £23,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.14% -35.61%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
WordPress
Somerset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bath region.

Application Platforms Category
Bath
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
106 55 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 22.65% 17.46% 26.56%
Number of salaries quoted 101 51 80
Average salary £35,500 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.42% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £28,850
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WordPress across the Bath region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

WordPress Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

WordPress
Salary Trend in Bath

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WordPress across the Bath region.

WordPress Salary Trend in Bath

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bath region citing WordPress also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WordPress.

1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) PHP
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) Drupal
3 2 (50.00%) CMS
3 2 (50.00%) MySQL
3 2 (50.00%) Games
4 1 (25.00%) Web Design
4 1 (25.00%) Subversion
4 1 (25.00%) Content Management
4 1 (25.00%) Web Analytics
4 1 (25.00%) Marketing
4 1 (25.00%) Web Development
4 1 (25.00%) Photography
4 1 (25.00%) QA
4 1 (25.00%) Web Services
4 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (25.00%) Rapid Prototyping
4 1 (25.00%) HTML5
4 1 (25.00%) Social Media
4 1 (25.00%) CSS3
4 1 (25.00%) Facebook
4 1 (25.00%) Twitter
4 1 (25.00%) Analytics
4 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bath region citing WordPress also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WordPress. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) Drupal
2 2 (50.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (50.00%) Games
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Web Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Programmer
3 1 (25.00%) PHP Developer
3 1 (25.00%) PHP Programmer
3 1 (25.00%) Web Programmer
3 1 (25.00%) SEO Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Front-End Web Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) CSS3
2 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile Games
1 1 (25.00%) Photography
1 1 (25.00%) Social Media
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) SEO
1 1 (25.00%) Web Design
1 1 (25.00%) Content Management
1 1 (25.00%) Web Analytics
1 1 (25.00%) Web Development
1 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (25.00%) Rapid Prototyping
1 1 (25.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Facebook
1 1 (25.00%) Twitter