The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank 181 205 224
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +19
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 36 9 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.64% 0.16% 0.15%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.31% 0.88% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 34 8 5
Average salary £27,500 £40,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.25% +40.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,250 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,500 £49,600
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,000 £31,375
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -1.19%
Application Platforms Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1088 1021 1146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 19.38% 18.41% 19.28%
Number of salaries quoted 815 847 971
Average salary £42,500 £47,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.57% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £30,000 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
WordPress
South East

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +10 11 £27,500 -35.29%
Reading +11 10 £27,500 -35.29%
Maidenhead -6 5 £25,000 -41.17%
Slough +8 3 £28,750 -28.12%
Windsor -8 1 £24,000 -12.72%
Wokingham - 1 £26,000 -
WordPress
South East

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 50 (74.63%) PHP
2 45 (67.16%) HTML
2 45 (67.16%) CSS
3 44 (65.67%) Drupal
4 43 (64.18%) JavaScript
5 41 (61.19%) jQuery
5 41 (61.19%) HTML5
5 41 (61.19%) CSS3
6 39 (58.21%) MySQL
7 28 (41.79%) CMS
8 26 (38.81%) Git (software)
9 22 (32.84%) LAMP
10 21 (31.34%) Linux
10 21 (31.34%) Responsive Web Design
10 21 (31.34%) Relational Database
11 20 (29.85%) Scrum
12 19 (28.36%) Windows
13 18 (26.87%) Red Hat
13 18 (26.87%) Subversion
13 18 (26.87%) Ubuntu
13 18 (26.87%) Alfresco
13 18 (26.87%) Symfony
13 18 (26.87%) CentOS
13 18 (26.87%) Plesk
14 17 (25.37%) PHPUnit
14 17 (25.37%) NoSQL
14 17 (25.37%) Mobile App
14 17 (25.37%) RDBMS
15 16 (23.88%) Web Design
15 16 (23.88%) Kanban

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 44 (65.67%) Drupal
2 28 (41.79%) CMS
3 18 (26.87%) Alfresco
4 7 (10.45%) Apache
5 6 (8.96%) WebSphere
5 6 (8.96%) SharePoint
5 6 (8.96%) IIS
6 4 (5.97%) nginx
7 2 (2.99%) MS Exchange
7 2 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (1.49%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (1.49%) Umbraco
8 1 (1.49%) Joomla!
Applications
1 8 (11.94%) Photoshop
2 4 (5.97%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (4.48%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (5.97%) Magento
2 1 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.48%) Office 365
2 2 (2.99%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (20.90%) TCP/IP
2 13 (19.40%) FTP
3 12 (17.91%) SSL
3 12 (17.91%) DNS
3 12 (17.91%) VPN
4 3 (4.48%) Firewall
4 3 (4.48%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (4.48%) LAN
4 3 (4.48%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (58.21%) MySQL
2 21 (31.34%) Relational Database
3 17 (25.37%) NoSQL
3 17 (25.37%) RDBMS
4 6 (8.96%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (8.96%) SQL Server
5 4 (5.97%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 26 (38.81%) Git (software)
2 18 (26.87%) Subversion
3 17 (25.37%) PHPUnit
4 4 (5.97%) Grunt
5 1 (1.49%) Dreamweaver
General
1 14 (20.90%) Marketing
2 4 (5.97%) Interactive Media
2 4 (5.97%) Finance
3 3 (4.48%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.48%) Banking
Job Titles
1 44 (65.67%) Developer
2 27 (40.30%) Web Developer
3 22 (32.84%) PHP Developer
4 15 (22.39%) PHP Symfony Developer
4 15 (22.39%) PHP Web Developer
5 12 (17.91%) Support Engineer
5 12 (17.91%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 11 (16.42%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 9 (13.43%) Administrator
7 9 (13.43%) Front-End Developer
7 9 (13.43%) Linux Engineer
8 7 (10.45%) Linux Administrator
9 6 (8.96%) JavaScript Developer
10 5 (7.46%) Linux Support Engineer
10 5 (7.46%) Linux Support
10 5 (7.46%) Front-End Web Developer
11 4 (5.97%) UI Developer
11 4 (5.97%) LAMP Developer
11 4 (5.97%) PHP Drupal Developer
11 4 (5.97%) MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (67.16%) HTML
1 45 (67.16%) CSS
2 41 (61.19%) jQuery
2 41 (61.19%) HTML5
2 41 (61.19%) CSS3
3 22 (32.84%) LAMP
4 18 (26.87%) Symfony
5 11 (16.42%) Ajax
6 10 (14.93%) MooTools
6 10 (14.93%) .NET
7 7 (10.45%) REST
7 7 (10.45%) SOAP
7 7 (10.45%) ASP.NET
7 7 (10.45%) JSON
8 6 (8.96%) Ruby on Rails
8 6 (8.96%) Ember.js
8 6 (8.96%) KnockoutJS
9 5 (7.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (5.97%) Django
10 4 (5.97%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 17 (25.37%) Mobile App
2 4 (5.97%) Open Source
3 2 (2.99%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.49%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 21 (31.34%) Linux
2 19 (28.36%) Windows
3 18 (26.87%) Ubuntu
3 18 (26.87%) CentOS
4 5 (7.46%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (4.48%) Windows 8
5 3 (4.48%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (31.34%) Responsive Web Design
2 20 (29.85%) Scrum
3 16 (23.88%) Web Design
3 16 (23.88%) Kanban
3 16 (23.88%) Waterfall
4 15 (22.39%) MVC
5 10 (14.93%) Migration
6 9 (13.43%) SEO
7 8 (11.94%) Analytics
8 7 (10.45%) Content Management
9 6 (8.96%) E-Commerce
10 4 (5.97%) Requirements Analysis
10 4 (5.97%) Pay per click
10 4 (5.97%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (5.97%) Data Management
10 4 (5.97%) OOD
10 4 (5.97%) OO
10 4 (5.97%) Online Marketing
10 4 (5.97%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (4.48%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 50 (74.63%) PHP
2 43 (64.18%) JavaScript
3 14 (20.90%) Python
4 7 (10.45%) SQL
4 7 (10.45%) Java
5 4 (5.97%) Ruby
5 4 (5.97%) Perl
6 3 (4.48%) PHP5
7 1 (1.49%) C#
Qualifications
1 15 (22.39%) Degree
2 2 (2.99%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (19.40%) SLA
2 3 (4.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (5.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.99%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.99%) VMware ESX
2 2 (2.99%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.99%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 18 (26.87%) Plesk
2 2 (2.99%) Nagios
Vendors
1 18 (26.87%) Red Hat
2 7 (10.45%) Salesforce.com
3 6 (8.96%) VMware
4 4 (5.97%) Adobe
5 3 (4.48%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.49%) Sitecore