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

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WordPress
Rank 192 167 210
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +43
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 30 49 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.57% 0.92% 0.25%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.10% 4.59% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 25 45 13
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 £32,200 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £45,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,250 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+7.43% +0.83%
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
969 1067 1152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 18.33% 20.12% 22.37%
Number of salaries quoted 772 867 872
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,150 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 6 March 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 6 March 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 - 8 £30,000 - 1
Slough -4 5 £55,000 +37.50% 1
Newbury - 5 - -
Reading -12 2 £40,000 +12.67%
Maidenhead -12 1 £35,000 -6.66% 1
WordPress
South East

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 36 (72.00%) PHP
2 34 (68.00%) HTML
2 34 (68.00%) CSS
3 33 (66.00%) JavaScript
4 24 (48.00%) jQuery
5 21 (42.00%) CMS
6 20 (40.00%) MySQL
7 16 (32.00%) Apache
7 16 (32.00%) Drupal
8 15 (30.00%) SQL Server
8 15 (30.00%) HTML5
9 13 (26.00%) Linux
9 13 (26.00%) Microsoft
10 12 (24.00%) .NET
10 12 (24.00%) Plesk
10 12 (24.00%) CSS3
10 12 (24.00%) cPanel
11 11 (22.00%) nginx
11 11 (22.00%) Alfresco
11 11 (22.00%) CentOS
11 11 (22.00%) Subversion
11 11 (22.00%) Ubuntu
11 11 (22.00%) Red Hat
12 9 (18.00%) C#
12 9 (18.00%) ASP.NET
12 9 (18.00%) E-Commerce
12 9 (18.00%) Magento
13 8 (16.00%) IIS
13 8 (16.00%) Web Services
13 8 (16.00%) MVC

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 21 (42.00%) CMS
2 16 (32.00%) Apache
2 16 (32.00%) Drupal
3 11 (22.00%) Alfresco
3 11 (22.00%) nginx
4 8 (16.00%) IIS
5 6 (12.00%) Umbraco
6 3 (6.00%) DNN
6 3 (6.00%) Apache Solr
7 2 (4.00%) Kentico
7 2 (4.00%) Joomla!
8 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
8 1 (2.00%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (2.00%) ExpressionEngine
8 1 (2.00%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 7 (14.00%) Photoshop
2 2 (4.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (2.00%) InDesign
3 1 (2.00%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (2.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 9 (18.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (10.00%) DNS
3 4 (8.00%) SSL
3 4 (8.00%) VPN
4 3 (6.00%) FTP
5 1 (2.00%) Internet
5 1 (2.00%) Firewall
5 1 (2.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (40.00%) MySQL
2 15 (30.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 11 (22.00%) Subversion
2 6 (12.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.00%) Dreamweaver
General
1 8 (16.00%) Finance
2 6 (12.00%) Marketing
3 4 (8.00%) Games
3 4 (8.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (68.00%) Developer
2 11 (22.00%) PHP Developer
3 10 (20.00%) Web Developer
4 7 (14.00%) Linux Engineer
5 5 (10.00%) Magento Developer
6 4 (8.00%) WordPress Developer
6 4 (8.00%) Senior Developer
6 4 (8.00%) Software Developer
6 4 (8.00%) Support Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) .NET Developer
7 3 (6.00%) 1st Line Support
8 2 (4.00%) Web Designer
8 2 (4.00%) Senior Web Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) PHP Web Developer
8 2 (4.00%) .NET Web Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Linux Support
8 2 (4.00%) Front-End Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Designer
8 2 (4.00%) Linux Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (68.00%) HTML
1 34 (68.00%) CSS
2 24 (48.00%) jQuery
3 15 (30.00%) HTML5
4 12 (24.00%) CSS3
4 12 (24.00%) .NET
5 9 (18.00%) ASP.NET
6 8 (16.00%) Web Services
7 7 (14.00%) Ajax
8 6 (12.00%) XML
9 3 (6.00%) Flash
9 3 (6.00%) Classic ASP
9 3 (6.00%) .NET Framework
9 3 (6.00%) Apache Flex
9 3 (6.00%) Razor View Engine
9 3 (6.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 2 (4.00%) REST
10 2 (4.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (4.00%) LAMP
10 2 (4.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.00%) User Experience
2 1 (2.00%) Photography
2 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.00%) Open Source
2 1 (2.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 13 (26.00%) Linux
2 11 (22.00%) Ubuntu
2 11 (22.00%) CentOS
3 6 (12.00%) Windows
4 1 (2.00%) Mac OS
4 1 (2.00%) Android
4 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (18.00%) E-Commerce
2 8 (16.00%) MVC
3 6 (12.00%) SEO
3 6 (12.00%) Digital Marketing
4 5 (10.00%) Project Management
5 4 (8.00%) Mentoring
6 3 (6.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (6.00%) Web Development
6 3 (6.00%) Migration
7 2 (4.00%) Web Design
7 2 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (4.00%) OO
7 2 (4.00%) CRM
8 1 (2.00%) B2B
8 1 (2.00%) Configuration Management
8 1 (2.00%) Content Management
8 1 (2.00%) Email Marketing
8 1 (2.00%) UX Design
8 1 (2.00%) Web Accessibility
8 1 (2.00%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 36 (72.00%) PHP
2 33 (66.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (18.00%) C#
4 7 (14.00%) Python
5 6 (12.00%) Perl
6 3 (6.00%) SQL
6 3 (6.00%) VBScript
7 2 (4.00%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.00%) PHP5
8 1 (2.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (8.00%) Degree
2 2 (4.00%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (12.00%) vSphere
2 4 (8.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (24.00%) Plesk
1 12 (24.00%) cPanel
2 7 (14.00%) Webmin
3 1 (2.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 13 (26.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (22.00%) Red Hat
3 7 (14.00%) VMware
4 5 (10.00%) Zend
5 2 (4.00%) Adobe
6 1 (2.00%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.00%) Sitecore
6 1 (2.00%) Ektron
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