The table below looks at the statistics for WordPress skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WordPress
Rank 86 - 84
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 8 0 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.74% - 1.00%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.43% - 5.61%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 10
Average salary £35,000 - £26,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.76%
WordPress
East of England

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

Application Platforms Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
233 268 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 21.42% 23.20% 17.87%
Number of salaries quoted 218 251 185
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

WordPress Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

WordPress
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

WordPress Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

WordPress
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WordPress within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton - 4 £35,000 -
Bedford - 3 £35,000 -
Leighton Buzzard - 2 £30,000 -
WordPress
East of England

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 15 (100.00%) HTML
1 15 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 15 (100.00%) CSS
1 15 (100.00%) jQuery
1 15 (100.00%) User Experience
2 13 (86.67%) CSS3
2 13 (86.67%) Git (software)
2 13 (86.67%) HTML5
2 13 (86.67%) Adobe
2 13 (86.67%) Photoshop
3 11 (73.33%) PHP
4 10 (66.67%) Sass
5 9 (60.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 9 (60.00%) REST
5 9 (60.00%) OOP
6 6 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
7 5 (33.33%) Acrobat
8 4 (26.67%) JSON
8 4 (26.67%) Ajax
8 4 (26.67%) Marketing
8 4 (26.67%) InDesign
8 4 (26.67%) Subversion
8 4 (26.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 3 (20.00%) Grunt
9 3 (20.00%) Xbox
9 3 (20.00%) Ember.js
9 3 (20.00%) AngularJS
9 3 (20.00%) Backbone.js
9 3 (20.00%) Node.js
9 3 (20.00%) Adobe After Effects

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 (20.00%) Umbraco
1 3 (20.00%) Node.js
2 1 (6.67%) CMS
Applications
1 13 (86.67%) Photoshop
2 5 (33.33%) Acrobat
3 4 (26.67%) InDesign
3 4 (26.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (20.00%) Adobe Premiere
4 3 (20.00%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (6.67%) Adobe Illustrator
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (86.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (26.67%) Subversion
3 3 (20.00%) Grunt
General
1 4 (26.67%) Marketing
2 3 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (20.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Developer
2 13 (86.67%) Web Developer
3 6 (40.00%) Front-End Developer
4 4 (26.67%) Front-End Web Developer
4 4 (26.67%) Junior
4 4 (26.67%) Junior Developer
4 4 (26.67%) Junior Web Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Programmer
5 2 (13.33%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) HTML
1 15 (100.00%) CSS
1 15 (100.00%) jQuery
2 13 (86.67%) HTML5
2 13 (86.67%) CSS3
3 10 (66.67%) Sass
4 9 (60.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 9 (60.00%) REST
5 4 (26.67%) Ajax
5 4 (26.67%) JSON
6 3 (20.00%) XML
6 3 (20.00%) XSLT
6 3 (20.00%) .NET
6 3 (20.00%) Ember.js
6 3 (20.00%) AngularJS
6 3 (20.00%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 15 (100.00%) User Experience
2 3 (20.00%) Xbox
3 2 (13.33%) Photography
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) OOP
2 6 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (20.00%) Web Development
3 3 (20.00%) Email Marketing
4 1 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (6.67%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (73.33%) PHP
3 3 (20.00%) C#
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) Adobe