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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WordPress
Rank 180 194 212
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +18
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 35 32 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.69% 0.55% 0.27%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.85% 2.91% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 21 31 12
Average salary £50,000 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £39,750
UK excluding London average salary £31,750 £30,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+4.09% +1.66%
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
910 1100 1000
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 17.90% 18.78% 18.21%
Number of salaries quoted 727 815 816
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,246
% change year-on-year
- +1.92%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
Slough +4 12 £50,000 +53.84%
Maidenhead +16 11 - -
Reading -3 2 £36,250 +20.83% 1
Newbury +5 1 £30,000 -29.41% 2
Hungerford - 1 £40,000 -
WordPress
South East

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 67 (85.90%) HTML
1 67 (85.90%) JavaScript
1 67 (85.90%) CSS
2 61 (78.21%) CMS
3 58 (74.36%) jQuery
4 55 (70.51%) PHP
5 51 (65.38%) HTML5
6 47 (60.26%) CSS3
7 36 (46.15%) Git (software)
7 36 (46.15%) MySQL
8 35 (44.87%) Agile Software Development
9 29 (37.18%) MVC
9 29 (37.18%) Linux
9 29 (37.18%) Drupal
9 29 (37.18%) Degree
10 28 (35.90%) User Experience
11 27 (34.62%) LAMP
12 26 (33.33%) Joomla!
13 25 (32.05%) OO
13 25 (32.05%) W3C
14 23 (29.49%) Project Management
14 23 (29.49%) Web Services
14 23 (29.49%) Scrum
15 21 (26.92%) Apache
15 21 (26.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 20 (25.64%) concrete5
16 20 (25.64%) Laravel
16 20 (25.64%) PHPUnit
16 20 (25.64%) Symfony
16 20 (25.64%) Zend

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 61 (78.21%) CMS
2 29 (37.18%) Drupal
3 26 (33.33%) Joomla!
4 21 (26.92%) Apache
5 20 (25.64%) concrete5
6 15 (19.23%) Node.js
7 8 (10.26%) Alfresco
8 5 (6.41%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 5 (6.41%) Photoshop
1 5 (6.41%) Fireworks
1 5 (6.41%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (2.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.85%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.85%) GitHub
1 3 (3.85%) Basecamp
1 3 (3.85%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 11 (14.10%) SSL
2 8 (10.26%) TCP/IP
2 8 (10.26%) VPN
2 8 (10.26%) DNS
3 6 (7.69%) FTP
4 3 (3.85%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (46.15%) MySQL
2 15 (19.23%) MongoDB
3 12 (15.38%) NoSQL
4 8 (10.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 36 (46.15%) Git (software)
2 20 (25.64%) PHPUnit
3 15 (19.23%) JIRA
3 15 (19.23%) Grunt
3 15 (19.23%) Bower
3 15 (19.23%) gulp
4 4 (5.13%) Axure RP
5 3 (3.85%) Redmine
5 3 (3.85%) Bitbucket
5 3 (3.85%) webpack
5 3 (3.85%) Bugzilla
General
1 15 (19.23%) Finance
2 13 (16.67%) Marketing
3 2 (2.56%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.28%) Law
Job Titles
1 63 (80.77%) Developer
2 33 (42.31%) PHP Developer
3 23 (29.49%) Senior Developer
4 12 (15.38%) Web Developer
4 12 (15.38%) JavaScript Developer
5 11 (14.10%) Senior PHP Developer
6 10 (12.82%) Front-End Developer
7 8 (10.26%) Senior JavaScript Developer
7 8 (10.26%) Support Engineer
8 7 (8.97%) 1st Line Support
9 6 (7.69%) Linux Support Engineer
9 6 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
9 6 (7.69%) Linux Support
10 4 (5.13%) Front-End Web Developer
10 4 (5.13%) Senior Software Developer
10 4 (5.13%) PHP Web Developer
10 4 (5.13%) Software Developer
11 2 (2.56%) PHP MySQL Developer
11 2 (2.56%) Social Media Manager
11 2 (2.56%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (85.90%) HTML
1 67 (85.90%) CSS
2 58 (74.36%) jQuery
3 51 (65.38%) HTML5
4 47 (60.26%) CSS3
5 27 (34.62%) LAMP
6 23 (29.49%) Web Services
7 21 (26.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 20 (25.64%) Symfony
8 20 (25.64%) Laravel
9 18 (23.08%) AngularJS
10 16 (20.51%) REST
10 16 (20.51%) SOAP
11 15 (19.23%) XML
11 15 (19.23%) Ajax
11 15 (19.23%) JSON
12 3 (3.85%) DOM
12 3 (3.85%) .NET
12 3 (3.85%) OAuth
12 3 (3.85%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 28 (35.90%) User Experience
2 25 (32.05%) W3C
3 12 (15.38%) Client/Server
4 6 (7.69%) Data Centre
5 3 (3.85%) Blog
5 3 (3.85%) Social Media
6 2 (2.56%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (1.28%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 29 (37.18%) Linux
2 9 (11.54%) Windows
3 8 (10.26%) Ubuntu
3 8 (10.26%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (44.87%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (37.18%) MVC
3 25 (32.05%) OO
4 23 (29.49%) Project Management
4 23 (29.49%) Scrum
5 20 (25.64%) Refactoring
5 20 (25.64%) Unit Testing
5 20 (25.64%) API Development
6 16 (20.51%) Web Development
7 15 (19.23%) DevOps
8 10 (12.82%) OOD
9 9 (11.54%) SEO
9 9 (11.54%) Responsive Web Design
10 8 (10.26%) Migration
11 6 (7.69%) Web Accessibility
12 5 (6.41%) UX Design
12 5 (6.41%) Digital Marketing
12 5 (6.41%) Content Management
12 5 (6.41%) Web Design
13 3 (3.85%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 67 (85.90%) JavaScript
2 55 (70.51%) PHP
3 16 (20.51%) Python
4 15 (19.23%) Objective-C
4 15 (19.23%) Ruby
4 15 (19.23%) Java
4 15 (19.23%) Bash Shell
5 12 (15.38%) Apple Swift
6 4 (5.13%) C#
7 3 (3.85%) Lua
Qualifications
1 29 (37.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.69%) SLA
2 5 (6.41%) WCAG
3 2 (2.56%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (10.26%) Plesk
1 8 (10.26%) cPanel
2 3 (3.85%) Puppet
2 3 (3.85%) Vagrant
2 3 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (3.85%) Ansible
Vendors
1 20 (25.64%) Zend
2 12 (15.38%) Twitter
3 10 (12.82%) Microsoft
4 8 (10.26%) Adobe
4 8 (10.26%) Red Hat
5 5 (6.41%) Sitecore
6 4 (5.13%) Facebook
6 4 (5.13%) Google