The table below looks at the statistics for WordPress skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank 203 184 217
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +33
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 22 49 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.38% 0.85% 0.17%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.16% 4.05% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 20 47 8
Average salary £36,250 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,950 £25,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,500 £81,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
WordPress
South East

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

Application Platforms Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1018 1211 1047
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 17.69% 20.94% 19.45%
Number of salaries quoted 792 955 867
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,000 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,783 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.13% +0.73%

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

WordPress Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

WordPress
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

WordPress Salary Trend in Berkshire

WordPress
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WordPress across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

WordPress Salary Histogram in Berkshire

WordPress
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WordPress within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
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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
Slough -13 8 £45,500 +10.97%
Reading 0 5 £30,000 +20.00%
Newbury +4 3 £52,500 +75.00%
Maidenhead -4 2 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Bracknell - 1 - -
Hungerford - 1 £25,000 -
WordPress
South East

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 37 (72.55%) HTML
1 37 (72.55%) CSS
2 36 (70.59%) JavaScript
3 34 (66.67%) PHP
4 32 (62.75%) CMS
5 24 (47.06%) jQuery
5 24 (47.06%) HTML5
6 22 (43.14%) MySQL
6 22 (43.14%) Drupal
7 21 (41.18%) CSS3
8 20 (39.22%) Git (software)
9 19 (37.25%) Photoshop
10 18 (35.29%) SEO
11 17 (33.33%) .NET
11 17 (33.33%) Subversion
12 15 (29.41%) ASP.NET
12 15 (29.41%) Project Management
12 15 (29.41%) Marketing
13 13 (25.49%) Digital Marketing
13 13 (25.49%) Umbraco
14 12 (23.53%) C#
15 11 (21.57%) Linux
15 11 (21.57%) cPanel
16 10 (19.61%) Apache
16 10 (19.61%) E-Commerce
16 10 (19.61%) Red Hat
16 10 (19.61%) MVC
16 10 (19.61%) Ubuntu
16 10 (19.61%) Alfresco
16 10 (19.61%) CentOS

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 32 (62.75%) CMS
2 22 (43.14%) Drupal
3 13 (25.49%) Umbraco
4 10 (19.61%) Alfresco
4 10 (19.61%) Apache
5 6 (11.76%) IIS
5 6 (11.76%) nginx
6 5 (9.80%) Joomla!
7 3 (5.88%) Apache Solr
8 2 (3.92%) ExpressionEngine
8 2 (3.92%) Kentico
8 2 (3.92%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (1.96%) Node.js
9 1 (1.96%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (1.96%) Confluence
9 1 (1.96%) DNN
9 1 (1.96%) Movable Type
Applications
1 19 (37.25%) Photoshop
2 8 (15.69%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (5.88%) InDesign
3 3 (5.88%) Adobe After Effects
4 2 (3.92%) MS Excel
5 1 (1.96%) Acrobat
5 1 (1.96%) MS Office
5 1 (1.96%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.96%) CINEMA 4D
5 1 (1.96%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 8 (15.69%) Magento
2 1 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.96%) SaaS
1 1 (1.96%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.80%) TCP/IP
1 5 (9.80%) VPN
1 5 (9.80%) DNS
1 5 (9.80%) SSL
2 2 (3.92%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (43.14%) MySQL
2 4 (7.84%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.88%) Relational Database
3 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (5.88%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.92%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.92%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 20 (39.22%) Git (software)
2 17 (33.33%) Subversion
3 4 (7.84%) Grunt
4 3 (5.88%) Dreamweaver
5 2 (3.92%) PHPUnit
6 1 (1.96%) JIRA
6 1 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.96%) Mercurial
General
1 15 (29.41%) Marketing
2 5 (9.80%) Retail
3 3 (5.88%) Finance
3 3 (5.88%) Games
4 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (68.63%) Developer
2 13 (25.49%) Web Developer
3 10 (19.61%) Front-End Developer
4 8 (15.69%) Senior Developer
4 8 (15.69%) PHP Developer
4 8 (15.69%) Linux Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) Support Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Senior Web Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Linux Support
6 4 (7.84%) Linux Support Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 3 (5.88%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 3 (5.88%) WordPress Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Web Manager
7 3 (5.88%) Software Developer
8 2 (3.92%) Project Manager
8 2 (3.92%) Junior
8 2 (3.92%) Junior Developer
8 2 (3.92%) .NET Developer
8 2 (3.92%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (72.55%) HTML
1 37 (72.55%) CSS
2 24 (47.06%) jQuery
2 24 (47.06%) HTML5
3 21 (41.18%) CSS3
4 17 (33.33%) .NET
5 15 (29.41%) ASP.NET
6 8 (15.69%) Razor View Engine
7 7 (13.73%) Flash
8 5 (9.80%) XML
8 5 (9.80%) Sass
9 4 (7.84%) Semantic HTML
9 4 (7.84%) HTML5 Canvas
9 4 (7.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (7.84%) Laravel
9 4 (7.84%) Ajax
9 4 (7.84%) .NET Framework
10 3 (5.88%) LAMP
10 3 (5.88%) Apache Flex
10 3 (5.88%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.80%) User Experience
2 3 (5.88%) Photography
3 2 (3.92%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.92%) Open Source
3 2 (3.92%) Social Media
3 2 (3.92%) Motion Graphics
3 2 (3.92%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.92%) Animation
4 1 (1.96%) Video Editing
4 1 (1.96%) W3C
4 1 (1.96%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (1.96%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 11 (21.57%) Linux
2 10 (19.61%) Ubuntu
2 10 (19.61%) CentOS
3 6 (11.76%) Windows
4 3 (5.88%) Android
5 2 (3.92%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.96%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (35.29%) SEO
2 15 (29.41%) Project Management
3 13 (25.49%) Digital Marketing
4 10 (19.61%) Mentoring
4 10 (19.61%) MVC
4 10 (19.61%) E-Commerce
5 9 (17.65%) Web Development
6 5 (9.80%) Web Design
7 4 (7.84%) Pay per click
8 3 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (5.88%) OO
8 3 (5.88%) Responsive Web Design
9 2 (3.92%) Analytics
9 2 (3.92%) Kanban
9 2 (3.92%) Waterfall
9 2 (3.92%) CRM
9 2 (3.92%) Scrum
9 2 (3.92%) Email Marketing
10 1 (1.96%) OOP
10 1 (1.96%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 36 (70.59%) JavaScript
2 34 (66.67%) PHP
3 12 (23.53%) C#
4 7 (13.73%) Perl
5 5 (9.80%) Python
6 3 (5.88%) VBScript
7 2 (3.92%) ActionScript
7 2 (3.92%) SQL
7 2 (3.92%) Ruby
7 2 (3.92%) PHP5
8 1 (1.96%) PHP4
8 1 (1.96%) ActionScript 3.0
8 1 (1.96%) ActionScript 2.0
8 1 (1.96%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (3.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) SLA
2 1 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 5 (9.80%) vSphere
2 3 (5.88%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 11 (21.57%) cPanel
2 10 (19.61%) Plesk
3 5 (9.80%) Webmin
Vendors
1 10 (19.61%) Red Hat
2 8 (15.69%) Adobe
3 5 (9.80%) VMware
4 4 (7.84%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.92%) Sitecore
5 2 (3.92%) Twitter
6 1 (1.96%) Rackspace
6 1 (1.96%) Ektron
6 1 (1.96%) Facebook
6 1 (1.96%) Google
6 1 (1.96%) Zend
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