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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WordPress
Rank - 92 98
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 0 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - 0.20% 0.41%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 1.16% 2.12%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 5
Average salary - £25,750 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -46.35%
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
144 172 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 15.32% 17.41% 19.14%
Number of salaries quoted 122 157 219
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -4.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,700 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
- +4.57%

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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

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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

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Top 21 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 6 (85.71%) CRM
1 6 (85.71%) B2B
1 6 (85.71%) Apple
1 6 (85.71%) Content Management
1 6 (85.71%) Competitive Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) Google
1 6 (85.71%) Telemarketing
1 6 (85.71%) Marketing
1 6 (85.71%) Social Media
1 6 (85.71%) iPad
1 6 (85.71%) Twitter
2 1 (14.29%) jQuery
2 1 (14.29%) Time Management
2 1 (14.29%) HTML5
2 1 (14.29%) SEO
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) PHP
2 1 (14.29%) MySQL
2 1 (14.29%) CSS
2 1 (14.29%) XML

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Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
General
1 6 (85.71%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Head of Social Media
2 1 (14.29%) WordPress Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) jQuery
1 1 (14.29%) HTML5
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
1 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Social Media
1 6 (85.71%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) CRM
1 6 (85.71%) B2B
1 6 (85.71%) Content Management
1 6 (85.71%) Competitive Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) Telemarketing
2 1 (14.29%) Time Management
2 1 (14.29%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
1 1 (14.29%) PHP
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Apple
1 6 (85.71%) Google
1 6 (85.71%) Twitter