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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WordPress
Rank 176 181 207
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +26
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 40 33 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.80% 0.59% 0.35%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.76% 3.33% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 20 32 14
Average salary £37,750 £28,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.30% -32.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,000 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £36,750 £44,750
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.76%
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
841 990 1059
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 16.85% 17.75% 19.64%
Number of salaries quoted 659 780 858
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £65,000
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 2 July 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 2 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
Slough +12 13 £43,000 +72.00% 1
Maidenhead +14 12 - -
Wokingham -8 3 £30,000 +15.38%
Reading -12 2 £26,250 -4.54% 1
WordPress
South East

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 58 (79.45%) HTML
1 58 (79.45%) CSS
2 57 (78.08%) JavaScript
3 49 (67.12%) CMS
3 49 (67.12%) PHP
4 48 (65.75%) jQuery
5 38 (52.05%) HTML5
6 36 (49.32%) MySQL
7 33 (45.21%) CSS3
8 31 (42.47%) Linux
9 29 (39.73%) User Experience
10 28 (38.36%) Degree
10 28 (38.36%) Apache
11 27 (36.99%) MVC
12 25 (34.25%) W3C
12 25 (34.25%) Agile Software Development
13 24 (32.88%) Git (software)
13 24 (32.88%) OO
14 23 (31.51%) Project Management
14 23 (31.51%) Scrum
14 23 (31.51%) Zend
15 21 (28.77%) Joomla!
16 20 (27.40%) Refactoring
16 20 (27.40%) Unit Testing
16 20 (27.40%) Symfony
16 20 (27.40%) API Development
16 20 (27.40%) Laravel
16 20 (27.40%) concrete5
16 20 (27.40%) PHPUnit
17 18 (24.66%) Finance

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 49 (67.12%) CMS
2 28 (38.36%) Apache
3 21 (28.77%) Joomla!
4 20 (27.40%) concrete5
5 16 (21.92%) Drupal
6 10 (13.70%) Alfresco
7 6 (8.22%) Sitecore CMS
8 4 (5.48%) nginx
8 4 (5.48%) Node.js
9 2 (2.74%) IIS
9 2 (2.74%) DNN
10 1 (1.37%) SharePoint
10 1 (1.37%) ExpressionEngine
10 1 (1.37%) Kentico
10 1 (1.37%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (8.22%) Photoshop
1 6 (8.22%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (6.85%) Fireworks
3 4 (5.48%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.37%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 7 (9.59%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.11%) GitHub
1 3 (4.11%) Basecamp
1 3 (4.11%) Trello
2 1 (1.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (15.07%) SSL
2 10 (13.70%) TCP/IP
3 9 (12.33%) DNS
4 8 (10.96%) VPN
5 6 (8.22%) FTP
6 3 (4.11%) HTTPS
7 1 (1.37%) Internet
7 1 (1.37%) Firewall
7 1 (1.37%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (49.32%) MySQL
2 15 (20.55%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.48%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.37%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 24 (32.88%) Git (software)
2 20 (27.40%) PHPUnit
3 4 (5.48%) Axure RP
3 4 (5.48%) JIRA
3 4 (5.48%) Grunt
3 4 (5.48%) Bower
3 4 (5.48%) gulp
4 3 (4.11%) webpack
4 3 (4.11%) Bugzilla
4 3 (4.11%) Subversion
4 3 (4.11%) Redmine
4 3 (4.11%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.37%) Dreamweaver
General
1 18 (24.66%) Finance
2 12 (16.44%) Marketing
3 2 (2.74%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.37%) Law
4 1 (1.37%) Games
Job Titles
1 54 (73.97%) Developer
2 31 (42.47%) PHP Developer
3 14 (19.18%) Senior Developer
4 12 (16.44%) Web Developer
5 10 (13.70%) Senior PHP Developer
5 10 (13.70%) Front-End Developer
6 8 (10.96%) Support Engineer
7 7 (9.59%) 1st Line Support
7 7 (9.59%) Linux Engineer
8 6 (8.22%) Linux Support
8 6 (8.22%) Linux Support Engineer
9 4 (5.48%) Front-End Web Developer
10 3 (4.11%) Senior Software Developer
10 3 (4.11%) Software Developer
10 3 (4.11%) WordPress Developer
10 3 (4.11%) Magento Developer
10 3 (4.11%) PHP Web Developer
11 2 (2.74%) Web Designer
11 2 (2.74%) Designer
11 2 (2.74%) Content Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (79.45%) HTML
1 58 (79.45%) CSS
2 48 (65.75%) jQuery
3 38 (52.05%) HTML5
4 33 (45.21%) CSS3
5 20 (27.40%) Laravel
5 20 (27.40%) Symfony
6 17 (23.29%) LAMP
7 16 (21.92%) Web Services
8 11 (15.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 8 (10.96%) Ajax
10 7 (9.59%) XML
10 7 (9.59%) AngularJS
11 6 (8.22%) .NET
12 5 (6.85%) SOAP
12 5 (6.85%) REST
13 4 (5.48%) JSON
14 3 (4.11%) DOM
14 3 (4.11%) OAuth
14 3 (4.11%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 29 (39.73%) User Experience
2 25 (34.25%) W3C
3 7 (9.59%) Data Centre
4 3 (4.11%) Blog
4 3 (4.11%) Social Media
5 2 (2.74%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (1.37%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 31 (42.47%) Linux
2 10 (13.70%) Ubuntu
2 10 (13.70%) Windows
2 10 (13.70%) CentOS
3 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (36.99%) MVC
2 25 (34.25%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (32.88%) OO
4 23 (31.51%) Project Management
4 23 (31.51%) Scrum
5 20 (27.40%) Unit Testing
5 20 (27.40%) Refactoring
5 20 (27.40%) API Development
6 16 (21.92%) Web Development
7 10 (13.70%) Responsive Web Design
7 10 (13.70%) OOD
8 9 (12.33%) SEO
9 8 (10.96%) Migration
10 7 (9.59%) E-Commerce
11 6 (8.22%) UX Design
11 6 (8.22%) Web Accessibility
11 6 (8.22%) Content Management
12 5 (6.85%) Web Design
12 5 (6.85%) DevOps
13 4 (5.48%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 57 (78.08%) JavaScript
2 49 (67.12%) PHP
3 6 (8.22%) Python
4 5 (6.85%) C#
4 5 (6.85%) Bash Shell
5 4 (5.48%) Java
5 4 (5.48%) Objective-C
5 4 (5.48%) Ruby
6 3 (4.11%) Lua
7 2 (2.74%) SQL
8 1 (1.37%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.37%) Apple Swift
8 1 (1.37%) Perl
Qualifications
1 28 (38.36%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.22%) SLA
2 5 (6.85%) WCAG
3 2 (2.74%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.37%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.37%) VMware ESX
1 1 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.37%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.37%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (15.07%) Plesk
1 11 (15.07%) cPanel
2 3 (4.11%) Puppet
2 3 (4.11%) Vagrant
2 3 (4.11%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (4.11%) Ansible
3 2 (2.74%) Webmin
4 1 (1.37%) Nagios
Vendors
1 23 (31.51%) Zend
2 16 (21.92%) Microsoft
3 12 (16.44%) Twitter
4 10 (13.70%) Red Hat
5 9 (12.33%) Adobe
6 6 (8.22%) Sitecore
7 4 (5.48%) Google
7 4 (5.48%) Facebook
8 2 (2.74%) VMware
9 1 (1.37%) Ektron
9 1 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
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