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

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank 198 202 217
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +15
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 21 43 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.36% 0.71% 0.11%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.94% 3.30% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 20 42 6
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
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
1084 1305 1019
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 18.53% 21.67% 18.74%
Number of salaries quoted 816 1039 857
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 £27,500 £30,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 November 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 November 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
Slough -11 7 £32,500 -17.19% 1
Reading -1 6 £37,000 +48.00% 2
Newbury +11 4 £43,750 +34.61%
Maidenhead -8 2 £40,000 +6.66%
Bracknell -11 1 - -
WordPress
South East

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 43 (82.69%) HTML
1 43 (82.69%) CSS
2 40 (76.92%) JavaScript
3 36 (69.23%) PHP
4 33 (63.46%) HTML5
5 32 (61.54%) jQuery
6 31 (59.62%) CSS3
7 29 (55.77%) CMS
8 26 (50.00%) Git (software)
9 25 (48.08%) MySQL
10 22 (42.31%) Subversion
11 21 (40.38%) Drupal
12 19 (36.54%) SEO
12 19 (36.54%) Photoshop
13 18 (34.62%) Marketing
14 16 (30.77%) .NET
15 15 (28.85%) ASP.NET
15 15 (28.85%) Project Management
16 13 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
16 13 (25.00%) Umbraco
16 13 (25.00%) MVC
17 12 (23.08%) C#
18 11 (21.15%) LAMP
18 11 (21.15%) Relational Database
19 10 (19.23%) Mentoring
19 10 (19.23%) Responsive Web Design
19 10 (19.23%) Symfony
19 10 (19.23%) Web Design
20 9 (17.31%) Kanban
20 9 (17.31%) Scrum

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 29 (55.77%) CMS
2 21 (40.38%) Drupal
3 13 (25.00%) Umbraco
4 6 (11.54%) Alfresco
5 5 (9.62%) Apache
6 4 (7.69%) Joomla!
7 3 (5.77%) Apache Solr
8 2 (3.85%) ExpressionEngine
8 2 (3.85%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (1.92%) nginx
9 1 (1.92%) Confluence
9 1 (1.92%) Kentico
9 1 (1.92%) Node.js
9 1 (1.92%) DNN
9 1 (1.92%) IIS
9 1 (1.92%) Movable Type
Applications
1 19 (36.54%) Photoshop
2 8 (15.38%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (5.77%) InDesign
3 3 (5.77%) Adobe After Effects
4 2 (3.85%) MS Excel
5 1 (1.92%) Acrobat
5 1 (1.92%) MS Office
5 1 (1.92%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.92%) CINEMA 4D
5 1 (1.92%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (7.69%) Magento
2 1 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.92%) SaaS
1 1 (1.92%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.62%) TCP/IP
1 5 (9.62%) VPN
1 5 (9.62%) DNS
1 5 (9.62%) SSL
2 2 (3.85%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (48.08%) MySQL
2 11 (21.15%) Relational Database
3 9 (17.31%) NoSQL
3 9 (17.31%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.85%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.92%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 26 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 22 (42.31%) Subversion
3 9 (17.31%) PHPUnit
4 4 (7.69%) Grunt
5 3 (5.77%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (1.92%) JIRA
6 1 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.92%) Mercurial
General
1 18 (34.62%) Marketing
2 5 (9.62%) Retail
3 2 (3.85%) Finance
4 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.92%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 41 (78.85%) Developer
2 21 (40.38%) Web Developer
3 14 (26.92%) PHP Developer
4 10 (19.23%) Front-End Developer
5 9 (17.31%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 9 (17.31%) PHP Symfony Developer
6 8 (15.38%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 8 (15.38%) PHP Web Developer
7 7 (13.46%) Senior Developer
8 5 (9.62%) Support Engineer
8 5 (9.62%) Linux Engineer
9 4 (7.69%) Linux Support
9 4 (7.69%) Senior Web Developer
9 4 (7.69%) Linux Support Engineer
10 3 (5.77%) WordPress Developer
10 3 (5.77%) Web Manager
10 3 (5.77%) Senior Front-End Developer
10 3 (5.77%) Software Developer
11 2 (3.85%) Project Manager
11 2 (3.85%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (82.69%) HTML
1 43 (82.69%) CSS
2 33 (63.46%) HTML5
3 32 (61.54%) jQuery
4 31 (59.62%) CSS3
5 16 (30.77%) .NET
6 15 (28.85%) ASP.NET
7 11 (21.15%) LAMP
8 10 (19.23%) Symfony
9 8 (15.38%) Razor View Engine
10 7 (13.46%) MooTools
10 7 (13.46%) Flash
11 5 (9.62%) Ajax
11 5 (9.62%) Sass
11 5 (9.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 4 (7.69%) Semantic HTML
12 4 (7.69%) Laravel
12 4 (7.69%) .NET Framework
12 4 (7.69%) SOAP
12 4 (7.69%) HTML5 Canvas
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.31%) Mobile App
2 6 (11.54%) User Experience
3 3 (5.77%) Photography
4 2 (3.85%) Open Source
4 2 (3.85%) Social Media
4 2 (3.85%) Motion Graphics
4 2 (3.85%) Animation
5 1 (1.92%) Video Editing
5 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.92%) W3C
5 1 (1.92%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (1.92%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.46%) Linux
2 6 (11.54%) Ubuntu
2 6 (11.54%) CentOS
3 5 (9.62%) Windows
4 3 (5.77%) Android
5 2 (3.85%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.92%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (36.54%) SEO
2 15 (28.85%) Project Management
3 13 (25.00%) MVC
3 13 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
4 10 (19.23%) Responsive Web Design
4 10 (19.23%) Mentoring
4 10 (19.23%) Web Design
5 9 (17.31%) Scrum
5 9 (17.31%) Kanban
5 9 (17.31%) Waterfall
6 8 (15.38%) Web Development
7 7 (13.46%) Analytics
7 7 (13.46%) E-Commerce
8 5 (9.62%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (7.69%) Pay per click
10 3 (5.77%) OO
11 2 (3.85%) CRM
11 2 (3.85%) Email Marketing
12 1 (1.92%) Web Testing
12 1 (1.92%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 40 (76.92%) JavaScript
2 36 (69.23%) PHP
3 12 (23.08%) C#
4 3 (5.77%) VBScript
4 3 (5.77%) Perl
5 2 (3.85%) SQL
5 2 (3.85%) Ruby
5 2 (3.85%) PHP5
5 2 (3.85%) ActionScript
6 1 (1.92%) Python
6 1 (1.92%) PHP4
6 1 (1.92%) ActionScript 3.0
6 1 (1.92%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 2 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) SLA
2 1 (1.92%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.92%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (11.54%) Plesk
Vendors
1 8 (15.38%) Adobe
2 6 (11.54%) Red Hat
3 2 (3.85%) Sitecore
3 2 (3.85%) Twitter
4 1 (1.92%) Rackspace
4 1 (1.92%) Ektron
4 1 (1.92%) Facebook
4 1 (1.92%) VMware
4 1 (1.92%) Google
4 1 (1.92%) Microsoft
Reading, Berkshire
New Gen Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Plus fantastic benefits.
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Premier IT
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago