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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WordPress
Rank 194 167 209
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +42
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 27 54 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.49% 0.99% 0.15%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.77% 4.67% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 21 53 7
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% -23.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,700 £30,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £82,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
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
975 1156 1059
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 17.80% 21.29% 20.26%
Number of salaries quoted 763 943 854
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 26 January 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 26 January 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
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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
Newbury +1 7 £52,500 +75.00%
Slough -15 7 £52,500 +28.04%
Reading +5 4 £32,500 +30.00%
Hungerford - 4 £30,000 - 1
Maidenhead -10 1 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Bracknell - 1 - - 1
WordPress
South East

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 39 (75.00%) PHP
2 37 (71.15%) HTML
2 37 (71.15%) CSS
3 36 (69.23%) JavaScript
4 27 (51.92%) CMS
5 26 (50.00%) jQuery
6 23 (44.23%) HTML5
7 22 (42.31%) MySQL
8 20 (38.46%) CSS3
9 19 (36.54%) Subversion
10 17 (32.69%) .NET
10 17 (32.69%) Apache
11 16 (30.77%) Photoshop
11 16 (30.77%) Drupal
12 15 (28.85%) Marketing
12 15 (28.85%) ASP.NET
13 14 (26.92%) Project Management
13 14 (26.92%) Git (software)
14 13 (25.00%) SEO
14 13 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
14 13 (25.00%) Umbraco
15 12 (23.08%) C#
16 11 (21.15%) Linux
16 11 (21.15%) E-Commerce
16 11 (21.15%) nginx
16 11 (21.15%) cPanel
17 10 (19.23%) Mentoring
17 10 (19.23%) Plesk
18 9 (17.31%) Magento
18 9 (17.31%) XML

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 27 (51.92%) CMS
2 17 (32.69%) Apache
3 16 (30.77%) Drupal
4 13 (25.00%) Umbraco
5 11 (21.15%) nginx
6 9 (17.31%) Alfresco
7 8 (15.38%) IIS
8 4 (7.69%) Joomla!
9 3 (5.77%) Apache Solr
9 3 (5.77%) ExpressionEngine
9 3 (5.77%) Kentico
10 2 (3.85%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (1.92%) Node.js
11 1 (1.92%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (1.92%) Confluence
11 1 (1.92%) DNN
11 1 (1.92%) Movable Type
Applications
1 16 (30.77%) Photoshop
2 5 (9.62%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (5.77%) InDesign
3 3 (5.77%) Adobe After Effects
3 3 (5.77%) MS Excel
4 2 (3.85%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (1.92%) Acrobat
5 1 (1.92%) MS Office
5 1 (1.92%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.92%) CINEMA 4D
Business Applications
1 9 (17.31%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) SaaS
2 1 (1.92%) GitHub
2 1 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.69%) TCP/IP
2 3 (5.77%) DNS
3 2 (3.85%) SSL
3 2 (3.85%) VPN
4 1 (1.92%) Internet
4 1 (1.92%) Firewall
4 1 (1.92%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (42.31%) MySQL
2 9 (17.31%) SQL Server
3 5 (9.62%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (5.77%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.92%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (36.54%) Subversion
2 14 (26.92%) Git (software)
3 3 (5.77%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.92%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.92%) JIRA
General
1 15 (28.85%) Marketing
2 5 (9.62%) Finance
2 5 (9.62%) Retail
3 4 (7.69%) Games
4 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (69.23%) Developer
2 12 (23.08%) Web Developer
3 9 (17.31%) PHP Developer
4 8 (15.38%) Senior Developer
5 7 (13.46%) Linux Engineer
6 6 (11.54%) Front-End Developer
7 5 (9.62%) Magento Developer
8 4 (7.69%) Senior Web Developer
9 3 (5.77%) Senior Front-End Developer
9 3 (5.77%) Designer
9 3 (5.77%) Software Developer
9 3 (5.77%) WordPress Developer
10 2 (3.85%) Web Manager
10 2 (3.85%) Systems Engineer
10 2 (3.85%) Programmer
10 2 (3.85%) .NET Developer
10 2 (3.85%) Web Designer
10 2 (3.85%) Support Engineer
10 2 (3.85%) Linux Support Engineer
10 2 (3.85%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (71.15%) HTML
1 37 (71.15%) CSS
2 26 (50.00%) jQuery
3 23 (44.23%) HTML5
4 20 (38.46%) CSS3
5 17 (32.69%) .NET
6 15 (28.85%) ASP.NET
7 9 (17.31%) XML
8 8 (15.38%) Ajax
8 8 (15.38%) Razor View Engine
9 7 (13.46%) Flash
10 5 (9.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 4 (7.69%) .NET Framework
11 4 (7.69%) Web Services
12 3 (5.77%) Classic ASP
12 3 (5.77%) SOAP
12 3 (5.77%) Apache Flex
12 3 (5.77%) XHTML
12 3 (5.77%) LAMP
12 3 (5.77%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.54%) User Experience
2 3 (5.77%) Open Source
2 3 (5.77%) Photography
3 2 (3.85%) Social Media
3 2 (3.85%) Motion Graphics
3 2 (3.85%) Animation
4 1 (1.92%) Video Editing
4 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.92%) W3C
4 1 (1.92%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (1.92%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 11 (21.15%) Linux
2 9 (17.31%) Ubuntu
2 9 (17.31%) CentOS
3 4 (7.69%) Windows
4 3 (5.77%) Android
5 2 (3.85%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.92%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (26.92%) Project Management
2 13 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
2 13 (25.00%) SEO
3 11 (21.15%) E-Commerce
4 10 (19.23%) Mentoring
5 8 (15.38%) MVC
6 7 (13.46%) Web Development
7 4 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (5.77%) Web Design
8 3 (5.77%) OO
9 2 (3.85%) Email Marketing
10 1 (1.92%) OOP
10 1 (1.92%) Content Management
10 1 (1.92%) CRM
10 1 (1.92%) SOA
10 1 (1.92%) B2B
10 1 (1.92%) Configuration Management
10 1 (1.92%) Test Scripting
10 1 (1.92%) UX Design
10 1 (1.92%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 39 (75.00%) PHP
2 36 (69.23%) JavaScript
3 12 (23.08%) C#
4 8 (15.38%) Perl
5 6 (11.54%) Python
6 3 (5.77%) SQL
6 3 (5.77%) VBScript
7 2 (3.85%) VB.NET
7 2 (3.85%) ActionScript
7 2 (3.85%) Ruby
7 2 (3.85%) PHP5
8 1 (1.92%) PHP4
8 1 (1.92%) ActionScript 3.0
8 1 (1.92%) ActionScript 2.0
8 1 (1.92%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (1.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) QA
System Software
1 6 (11.54%) vSphere
2 4 (7.69%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.92%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.92%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (21.15%) cPanel
2 10 (19.23%) Plesk
3 7 (13.46%) Webmin
4 1 (1.92%) Nagios
Vendors
1 9 (17.31%) Red Hat
2 8 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 7 (13.46%) VMware
4 5 (9.62%) Adobe
4 5 (9.62%) Zend
5 2 (3.85%) Sitecore
5 2 (3.85%) Ektron
5 2 (3.85%) Twitter
6 1 (1.92%) Rackspace
6 1 (1.92%) Facebook
6 1 (1.92%) Google
Hungerford, Berkshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Pension and Healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago