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

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank 189 209 218
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +9
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 33 13 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.56% 0.23% 0.23%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.94% 1.30% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 32 10 8
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
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
1123 1001 1161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 19.11% 18.01% 20.53%
Number of salaries quoted 837 824 984
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £31,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
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 21 August 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 21 August 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
Bracknell - 8 £27,500 -
Reading - 8 £28,750 -
Maidenhead - 7 £25,000 - 1
Slough +4 5 £32,500 -13.33%
Newbury +2 4 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Windsor -18 1 £24,000 -12.72%
WordPress
South East

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 48 (76.19%) HTML
1 48 (76.19%) CSS
2 47 (74.60%) PHP
3 45 (71.43%) JavaScript
4 44 (69.84%) HTML5
5 43 (68.25%) jQuery
6 42 (66.67%) CSS3
7 36 (57.14%) MySQL
8 35 (55.56%) Drupal
9 32 (50.79%) Git (software)
10 26 (41.27%) CMS
11 24 (38.10%) Subversion
12 23 (36.51%) LAMP
13 22 (34.92%) Relational Database
14 20 (31.75%) Scrum
14 20 (31.75%) Responsive Web Design
15 19 (30.16%) Marketing
16 18 (28.57%) Symfony
17 17 (26.98%) RDBMS
17 17 (26.98%) Web Design
17 17 (26.98%) PHPUnit
17 17 (26.98%) NoSQL
17 17 (26.98%) Mobile App
18 16 (25.40%) MVC
18 16 (25.40%) Kanban
18 16 (25.40%) Waterfall
19 14 (22.22%) Photoshop
19 14 (22.22%) Windows
19 14 (22.22%) Linux
19 14 (22.22%) SEO

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 35 (55.56%) Drupal
2 26 (41.27%) CMS
3 11 (17.46%) Alfresco
4 5 (7.94%) Umbraco
5 4 (6.35%) Apache
6 3 (4.76%) Joomla!
7 2 (3.17%) SharePoint
7 2 (3.17%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.59%) MS Exchange
8 1 (1.59%) IIS
8 1 (1.59%) Movable Type
8 1 (1.59%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (1.59%) ExpressionEngine
8 1 (1.59%) Confluence
8 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (1.59%) Node.js
Applications
1 14 (22.22%) Photoshop
2 6 (9.52%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (4.76%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.59%) Acrobat
4 1 (1.59%) MS Office
4 1 (1.59%) InDesign
4 1 (1.59%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.59%) CINEMA 4D
Business Applications
1 4 (6.35%) Magento
2 1 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.76%) Office 365
2 2 (3.17%) SaaS
3 1 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.59%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (17.46%) TCP/IP
2 10 (15.87%) VPN
2 10 (15.87%) DNS
2 10 (15.87%) SSL
3 8 (12.70%) FTP
4 3 (4.76%) LAN
4 3 (4.76%) VoIP
4 3 (4.76%) Firewall
4 3 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (57.14%) MySQL
2 22 (34.92%) Relational Database
3 17 (26.98%) NoSQL
3 17 (26.98%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.17%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.59%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 32 (50.79%) Git (software)
2 24 (38.10%) Subversion
3 17 (26.98%) PHPUnit
4 4 (6.35%) Grunt
5 3 (4.76%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (1.59%) JIRA
6 1 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.59%) Mercurial
General
1 19 (30.16%) Marketing
2 5 (7.94%) Finance
3 4 (6.35%) Interactive Media
3 4 (6.35%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.76%) Banking
Job Titles
1 46 (73.02%) Developer
2 30 (47.62%) Web Developer
3 24 (38.10%) PHP Developer
4 16 (25.40%) PHP Web Developer
5 15 (23.81%) PHP Symfony Developer
6 12 (19.05%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 11 (17.46%) Front-End Developer
7 11 (17.46%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 10 (15.87%) Support Engineer
9 5 (7.94%) Linux Engineer
9 5 (7.94%) Linux Support
9 5 (7.94%) Linux Support Engineer
9 5 (7.94%) Front-End Web Developer
10 4 (6.35%) UI Programmer
10 4 (6.35%) UI Developer
10 4 (6.35%) LAMP Developer
10 4 (6.35%) PHP Drupal Developer
10 4 (6.35%) MySQL Developer
10 4 (6.35%) Senior Developer
11 3 (4.76%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (76.19%) CSS
1 48 (76.19%) HTML
2 44 (69.84%) HTML5
3 43 (68.25%) jQuery
4 42 (66.67%) CSS3
5 23 (36.51%) LAMP
6 18 (28.57%) Symfony
7 11 (17.46%) .NET
8 10 (15.87%) MooTools
9 9 (14.29%) Ajax
10 8 (12.70%) ASP.NET
10 8 (12.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 4 (6.35%) HTML5 Canvas
11 4 (6.35%) Sass
11 4 (6.35%) Semantic HTML
11 4 (6.35%) Laravel
11 4 (6.35%) Razor View Engine
11 4 (6.35%) SOAP
11 4 (6.35%) JSON
11 4 (6.35%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 17 (26.98%) Mobile App
2 6 (9.52%) Open Source
3 2 (3.17%) Animation
3 2 (3.17%) Motion Graphics
4 1 (1.59%) Photography
4 1 (1.59%) Video Editing
4 1 (1.59%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.59%) Social Media
4 1 (1.59%) W3C
4 1 (1.59%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (1.59%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 14 (22.22%) Windows
1 14 (22.22%) Linux
2 11 (17.46%) Ubuntu
2 11 (17.46%) CentOS
3 4 (6.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (4.76%) Windows 8
4 3 (4.76%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.59%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.59%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (31.75%) Scrum
1 20 (31.75%) Responsive Web Design
2 17 (26.98%) Web Design
3 16 (25.40%) MVC
3 16 (25.40%) Kanban
3 16 (25.40%) Waterfall
4 14 (22.22%) SEO
5 8 (12.70%) Analytics
6 7 (11.11%) Project Management
7 6 (9.52%) Migration
7 6 (9.52%) E-Commerce
7 6 (9.52%) Content Management
8 5 (7.94%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (7.94%) OO
8 5 (7.94%) Web Development
9 4 (6.35%) Digital Marketing
9 4 (6.35%) Data Management
9 4 (6.35%) Pay per click
9 4 (6.35%) Requirements Analysis
9 4 (6.35%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 47 (74.60%) PHP
2 45 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 7 (11.11%) SQL
4 6 (9.52%) Python
5 5 (7.94%) Ruby
5 5 (7.94%) C#
6 4 (6.35%) PHP5
7 3 (4.76%) Java
8 2 (3.17%) ActionScript
9 1 (1.59%) Perl
9 1 (1.59%) PHP4
9 1 (1.59%) ActionScript 3.0
9 1 (1.59%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 11 (17.46%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.70%) SLA
2 3 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.59%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.59%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.59%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (17.46%) Plesk
2 1 (1.59%) Nagios
Vendors
1 11 (17.46%) Red Hat
2 6 (9.52%) Adobe
3 3 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (3.17%) Twitter
5 1 (1.59%) Rackspace
5 1 (1.59%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.59%) VMware
5 1 (1.59%) Google
5 1 (1.59%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.59%) Facebook
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Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 5 hours ago
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