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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WordPress
Rank 196 194 200
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 35 33 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.63% 0.57% 0.57%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.53% 3.22% 2.58%
Number of salaries quoted 30 28 23
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £40,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -1.63%
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
992 1024 1203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 17.99% 17.78% 22.18%
Number of salaries quoted 778 806 916
Average salary £46,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.41% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £29,050
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 April 2015.

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 April 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
Hungerford - 10 £30,000 -
Slough +5 8 £43,000 +4.24% 1
Maidenhead -12 2 - - 1
Reading -17 2 £30,000 -15.49%
Wokingham - 2 £30,000 -
Newbury - 1 £30,000 -
WordPress
South East

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 42 (68.85%) HTML
1 42 (68.85%) PHP
1 42 (68.85%) CSS
2 41 (67.21%) JavaScript
3 37 (60.66%) jQuery
4 31 (50.82%) CMS
5 27 (44.26%) MySQL
6 22 (36.07%) HTML5
7 20 (32.79%) Linux
7 20 (32.79%) Apache
8 19 (31.15%) Microsoft
8 19 (31.15%) CSS3
9 18 (29.51%) SQL Server
10 16 (26.23%) Drupal
11 15 (24.59%) Finance
11 15 (24.59%) MVC
12 14 (22.95%) Plesk
12 14 (22.95%) cPanel
13 13 (21.31%) Alfresco
13 13 (21.31%) CentOS
13 13 (21.31%) Ubuntu
13 13 (21.31%) Red Hat
14 12 (19.67%) Web Services
14 12 (19.67%) Degree
15 11 (18.03%) Magento
15 11 (18.03%) nginx
16 10 (16.39%) Zend
16 10 (16.39%) E-Commerce
17 9 (14.75%) OO
17 9 (14.75%) User Experience

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 31 (50.82%) CMS
2 20 (32.79%) Apache
3 16 (26.23%) Drupal
4 13 (21.31%) Alfresco
5 11 (18.03%) nginx
6 8 (13.11%) IIS
7 7 (11.48%) Joomla!
8 5 (8.20%) concrete5
9 3 (4.92%) Sitecore CMS
9 3 (4.92%) Umbraco
10 2 (3.28%) DNN
10 2 (3.28%) Kentico
11 1 (1.64%) ExpressionEngine
11 1 (1.64%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (9.84%) Photoshop
2 4 (6.56%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.56%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (4.92%) Fireworks
4 1 (1.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 11 (18.03%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.11%) TCP/IP
2 7 (11.48%) DNS
3 6 (9.84%) SSL
3 6 (9.84%) VPN
3 6 (9.84%) FTP
4 1 (1.64%) Internet
4 1 (1.64%) Firewall
4 1 (1.64%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (44.26%) MySQL
2 18 (29.51%) SQL Server
3 5 (8.20%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (6.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.64%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (13.11%) Subversion
1 8 (13.11%) Git (software)
2 5 (8.20%) PHPUnit
3 3 (4.92%) Axure RP
4 1 (1.64%) Dreamweaver
General
1 15 (24.59%) Finance
2 8 (13.11%) Marketing
3 4 (6.56%) Games
4 2 (3.28%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.64%) Law
Job Titles
1 42 (68.85%) Developer
2 19 (31.15%) PHP Developer
3 13 (21.31%) Web Developer
4 9 (14.75%) Linux Engineer
5 6 (9.84%) Front-End Developer
5 6 (9.84%) 1st Line Support
5 6 (9.84%) Support Engineer
6 5 (8.20%) Magento Developer
7 4 (6.56%) WordPress Developer
7 4 (6.56%) PHP Web Developer
7 4 (6.56%) Linux Support Engineer
7 4 (6.56%) Senior Developer
7 4 (6.56%) Linux Support
8 3 (4.92%) Front-End Web Developer
8 3 (4.92%) Senior Software Developer
8 3 (4.92%) Software Developer
8 3 (4.92%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 2 (3.28%) Social Media Manager
9 2 (3.28%) Systems Engineer
9 2 (3.28%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (68.85%) CSS
1 42 (68.85%) HTML
2 37 (60.66%) jQuery
3 22 (36.07%) HTML5
4 19 (31.15%) CSS3
5 12 (19.67%) Web Services
6 6 (9.84%) XML
6 6 (9.84%) .NET
6 6 (9.84%) Ajax
6 6 (9.84%) Symfony
6 6 (9.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 5 (8.20%) Laravel
8 4 (6.56%) ASP.NET
9 2 (3.28%) Razor View Engine
9 2 (3.28%) Backbone.js
9 2 (3.28%) AngularJS
9 2 (3.28%) Zurb Foundation
9 2 (3.28%) LAMP
10 1 (1.64%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (1.64%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.75%) User Experience
2 8 (13.11%) W3C
3 3 (4.92%) Blog
3 3 (4.92%) Social Media
4 2 (3.28%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (1.64%) Open Source
5 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 20 (32.79%) Linux
2 13 (21.31%) Ubuntu
2 13 (21.31%) CentOS
3 8 (13.11%) Windows
4 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (24.59%) MVC
2 10 (16.39%) E-Commerce
3 9 (14.75%) OO
4 7 (11.48%) SEO
4 7 (11.48%) Responsive Web Design
4 7 (11.48%) Project Management
5 6 (9.84%) Migration
5 6 (9.84%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (9.84%) Web Development
6 5 (8.20%) Refactoring
6 5 (8.20%) Unit Testing
6 5 (8.20%) Scrum
6 5 (8.20%) Web Design
7 4 (6.56%) UX Design
7 4 (6.56%) Web Accessibility
7 4 (6.56%) Digital Marketing
7 4 (6.56%) Content Management
8 2 (3.28%) Social Media Marketing
8 2 (3.28%) Mentoring
8 2 (3.28%) Social Media Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 42 (68.85%) PHP
2 41 (67.21%) JavaScript
3 7 (11.48%) Python
3 7 (11.48%) C#
4 6 (9.84%) Perl
5 3 (4.92%) SQL
6 2 (3.28%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.64%) PHP5
7 1 (1.64%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 12 (19.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.84%) SLA
2 3 (4.92%) WCAG
3 2 (3.28%) QA
System Software
1 6 (9.84%) vSphere
2 4 (6.56%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.64%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.64%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (22.95%) Plesk
1 14 (22.95%) cPanel
2 7 (11.48%) Webmin
3 1 (1.64%) Nagios
Vendors
1 19 (31.15%) Microsoft
2 13 (21.31%) Red Hat
3 10 (16.39%) Zend
4 7 (11.48%) VMware
5 6 (9.84%) Twitter
6 4 (6.56%) Adobe
7 3 (4.92%) Sitecore
8 1 (1.64%) Ektron
8 1 (1.64%) Facebook
8 1 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.64%) Google
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