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

Location
3 months to
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WordPress
Rank 179 173 217
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +44
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 37 38 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.74% 0.68% 0.13%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.35% 3.49% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 17 36 7
Average salary £43,000 £27,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+56.36% -35.29%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -3.22%
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
850 1088 1039
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 17.03% 19.38% 18.96%
Number of salaries quoted 677 821 861
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -9.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 27 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 27 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
Maidenhead +17 13 - -
Slough +2 13 £50,000 +73.91%
Wokingham -10 1 £30,000 +15.38%
Reading -15 1 £27,500 - 1
Hungerford - 1 £40,000 -
WordPress
South East

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 61 (84.72%) HTML
1 61 (84.72%) CSS
2 60 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 55 (76.39%) CMS
4 51 (70.83%) jQuery
5 48 (66.67%) PHP
6 43 (59.72%) HTML5
7 38 (52.78%) CSS3
8 33 (45.83%) MySQL
9 30 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
9 30 (41.67%) Git (software)
10 28 (38.89%) Degree
10 28 (38.89%) Linux
10 28 (38.89%) User Experience
11 27 (37.50%) MVC
12 25 (34.72%) W3C
13 24 (33.33%) OO
13 24 (33.33%) Joomla!
14 23 (31.94%) Project Management
14 23 (31.94%) Scrum
15 22 (30.56%) Drupal
16 21 (29.17%) LAMP
16 21 (29.17%) Apache
17 20 (27.78%) Symfony
17 20 (27.78%) Zend
17 20 (27.78%) Unit Testing
17 20 (27.78%) Refactoring
17 20 (27.78%) Laravel
17 20 (27.78%) PHPUnit
17 20 (27.78%) concrete5

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 55 (76.39%) CMS
2 24 (33.33%) Joomla!
3 22 (30.56%) Drupal
4 21 (29.17%) Apache
5 20 (27.78%) concrete5
6 10 (13.89%) Node.js
7 8 (11.11%) Alfresco
8 5 (6.94%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (2.78%) DNN
10 1 (1.39%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (6.94%) Photoshop
1 5 (6.94%) Fireworks
1 5 (6.94%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (2.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.17%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.17%) GitHub
1 3 (4.17%) Basecamp
1 3 (4.17%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 11 (15.28%) SSL
2 8 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 8 (11.11%) VPN
2 8 (11.11%) DNS
3 6 (8.33%) FTP
4 3 (4.17%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (45.83%) MySQL
2 11 (15.28%) SQL Server
3 10 (13.89%) MongoDB
4 7 (9.72%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 30 (41.67%) Git (software)
2 20 (27.78%) PHPUnit
3 10 (13.89%) JIRA
3 10 (13.89%) Grunt
3 10 (13.89%) Bower
3 10 (13.89%) gulp
4 4 (5.56%) Axure RP
5 3 (4.17%) Redmine
5 3 (4.17%) Bitbucket
5 3 (4.17%) webpack
5 3 (4.17%) Bugzilla
General
1 16 (22.22%) Finance
2 12 (16.67%) Marketing
3 2 (2.78%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.39%) Law
Job Titles
1 57 (79.17%) Developer
2 31 (43.06%) PHP Developer
3 19 (26.39%) Senior Developer
4 12 (16.67%) Web Developer
5 10 (13.89%) Senior PHP Developer
5 10 (13.89%) Front-End Developer
6 8 (11.11%) Support Engineer
7 7 (9.72%) 1st Line Support
7 7 (9.72%) JavaScript Developer
8 6 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
8 6 (8.33%) Linux Support
8 6 (8.33%) Linux Support Engineer
9 5 (6.94%) Senior JavaScript Developer
10 4 (5.56%) Front-End Web Developer
10 4 (5.56%) Senior Software Developer
10 4 (5.56%) Software Developer
11 3 (4.17%) PHP Web Developer
11 3 (4.17%) WordPress Developer
12 2 (2.78%) Content Manager
12 2 (2.78%) Social Media Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (84.72%) HTML
1 61 (84.72%) CSS
2 51 (70.83%) jQuery
3 43 (59.72%) HTML5
4 38 (52.78%) CSS3
5 21 (29.17%) LAMP
6 20 (27.78%) Laravel
6 20 (27.78%) Symfony
7 19 (26.39%) Web Services
8 16 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 13 (18.06%) AngularJS
10 11 (15.28%) Ajax
10 11 (15.28%) SOAP
10 11 (15.28%) REST
11 10 (13.89%) JSON
11 10 (13.89%) XML
12 5 (6.94%) .NET
13 3 (4.17%) DOM
13 3 (4.17%) OAuth
13 3 (4.17%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 28 (38.89%) User Experience
2 25 (34.72%) W3C
3 7 (9.72%) Client/Server
4 6 (8.33%) Data Centre
5 3 (4.17%) Blog
5 3 (4.17%) Social Media
6 2 (2.78%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 28 (38.89%) Linux
2 9 (12.50%) Windows
3 8 (11.11%) Ubuntu
3 8 (11.11%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (37.50%) MVC
3 24 (33.33%) OO
4 23 (31.94%) Scrum
4 23 (31.94%) Project Management
5 20 (27.78%) Unit Testing
5 20 (27.78%) Refactoring
5 20 (27.78%) API Development
6 16 (22.22%) Web Development
7 10 (13.89%) OOD
7 10 (13.89%) DevOps
7 10 (13.89%) Responsive Web Design
8 9 (12.50%) SEO
9 8 (11.11%) Migration
10 5 (6.94%) Web Design
10 5 (6.94%) Content Management
10 5 (6.94%) UX Design
10 5 (6.94%) Web Accessibility
11 4 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
12 3 (4.17%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 60 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 48 (66.67%) PHP
3 11 (15.28%) Python
4 10 (13.89%) Objective-C
4 10 (13.89%) Ruby
4 10 (13.89%) Java
4 10 (13.89%) Bash Shell
5 7 (9.72%) Apple Swift
6 5 (6.94%) C#
7 3 (4.17%) Lua
8 1 (1.39%) SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (38.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.33%) SLA
2 5 (6.94%) WCAG
3 2 (2.78%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (11.11%) Plesk
1 8 (11.11%) cPanel
2 3 (4.17%) Puppet
2 3 (4.17%) Vagrant
2 3 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (4.17%) Ansible
Vendors
1 20 (27.78%) Zend
2 12 (16.67%) Twitter
2 12 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 8 (11.11%) Adobe
3 8 (11.11%) Red Hat
4 5 (6.94%) Sitecore
5 4 (5.56%) Facebook
5 4 (5.56%) Google
6 1 (1.39%) Salesforce.com
Reading, Berkshire
Yell
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Exc Bens
Posted: 7 days ago