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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank 91 85 81
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -4
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 8 2 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.69% 0.21% 1.71%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.24% 1.18% 6.43%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 18
Average salary £37,500 £33,750 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +22.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,750 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £34,750 £31,250
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
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
247 169 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 21.39% 17.98% 26.64%
Number of salaries quoted 199 163 251
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%

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
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WordPress across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

WordPress Salary Histogram 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 23 September 2014. 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
Bedford - 2 £32,500 - 1
Dunstable - 1 £25,000 -
WordPress
East of England

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 7 (87.50%) CRM
1 7 (87.50%) Marketing
1 7 (87.50%) Social Media
2 5 (62.50%) HTML
2 5 (62.50%) jQuery
2 5 (62.50%) PHP
2 5 (62.50%) MySQL
2 5 (62.50%) CSS
3 4 (50.00%) ISO 9001
3 4 (50.00%) NHS
3 4 (50.00%) Internet
3 4 (50.00%) Project Management
3 4 (50.00%) LAMP
3 4 (50.00%) Web Design
3 4 (50.00%) SugarCRM
3 4 (50.00%) Degree
3 4 (50.00%) Copywriting
3 4 (50.00%) Drupal
3 4 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
3 4 (50.00%) Mobile App
3 4 (50.00%) Apache
3 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (37.50%) Content Management
4 3 (37.50%) Competitive Intelligence
4 3 (37.50%) Google
4 3 (37.50%) Telemarketing
4 3 (37.50%) iPad
4 3 (37.50%) Twitter
4 3 (37.50%) B2B
4 3 (37.50%) Apple

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 4 (50.00%) Apache
1 4 (50.00%) SugarCRM
1 4 (50.00%) Drupal
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) MySQL
General
1 7 (87.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (37.50%) Head of Social Media
3 2 (25.00%) Developer
3 2 (25.00%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) PHP Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Digital Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) HTML
1 5 (62.50%) CSS
1 5 (62.50%) jQuery
2 4 (50.00%) LAMP
3 1 (12.50%) HTML5
3 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Social Media
2 4 (50.00%) NHS
2 4 (50.00%) Copywriting
2 4 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (37.50%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) CRM
2 4 (50.00%) Project Management
2 4 (50.00%) Web Design
2 4 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (37.50%) Content Management
3 3 (37.50%) Competitive Intelligence
3 3 (37.50%) Telemarketing
3 3 (37.50%) B2B
4 1 (12.50%) SEO
4 1 (12.50%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) PHP
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Apple
1 3 (37.50%) Google
1 3 (37.50%) Twitter
Bedfordshire
TheSmartList
Salary: £25-35k dependent on experience
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
TheSmartList
Salary: £20-35k dependent on experience
Posted: 5 days ago