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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank 193 207 215
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +8
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 32 21 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.54% 0.37% 0.25%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.81% 1.94% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 31 18 9
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £41,050 £61,000
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
1140 1082 1097
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 19.26% 19.27% 19.89%
Number of salaries quoted 823 875 935
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £31,000 £28,300
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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
Slough +7 7 £36,250 -3.33%
Maidenhead - 7 £25,000 -
Newbury +9 6 £42,500 +17.24% 2
Bracknell - 5 £30,000 -
Reading -2 4 £41,250 +20.43% 1
Windsor -22 1 £24,000 -12.72%
WordPress
South East

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (83.33%) HTML
1 50 (83.33%) CSS
2 47 (78.33%) JavaScript
3 46 (76.67%) PHP
4 45 (75.00%) HTML5
5 44 (73.33%) jQuery
6 43 (71.67%) CSS3
7 37 (61.67%) MySQL
8 34 (56.67%) Git (software)
9 28 (46.67%) Subversion
10 27 (45.00%) Drupal
10 27 (45.00%) CMS
11 23 (38.33%) Marketing
11 23 (38.33%) LAMP
12 22 (36.67%) Relational Database
13 18 (30.00%) Responsive Web Design
13 18 (30.00%) Scrum
13 18 (30.00%) SEO
13 18 (30.00%) Photoshop
13 18 (30.00%) Symfony
14 17 (28.33%) MVC
14 17 (28.33%) Web Design
14 17 (28.33%) RDBMS
14 17 (28.33%) Mobile App
14 17 (28.33%) PHPUnit
14 17 (28.33%) NoSQL
15 16 (26.67%) Waterfall
15 16 (26.67%) Kanban
16 13 (21.67%) Project Management
16 13 (21.67%) .NET

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 27 (45.00%) Drupal
1 27 (45.00%) CMS
2 11 (18.33%) Umbraco
3 5 (8.33%) Alfresco
4 4 (6.67%) Apache
5 3 (5.00%) Joomla!
6 2 (3.33%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (3.33%) ExpressionEngine
7 1 (1.67%) Confluence
7 1 (1.67%) Kentico
7 1 (1.67%) Node.js
7 1 (1.67%) Movable Type
7 1 (1.67%) DNN
Applications
1 18 (30.00%) Photoshop
2 8 (13.33%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (5.00%) InDesign
3 3 (5.00%) Adobe After Effects
4 2 (3.33%) MS Excel
5 1 (1.67%) Acrobat
5 1 (1.67%) MS Office
5 1 (1.67%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.67%) CINEMA 4D
Business Applications
1 4 (6.67%) Magento
2 1 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.33%) Office 365
2 1 (1.67%) GitHub
2 1 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.33%) TCP/IP
1 5 (8.33%) VPN
1 5 (8.33%) DNS
1 5 (8.33%) SSL
2 2 (3.33%) Firewall
2 2 (3.33%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (3.33%) LAN
2 2 (3.33%) VoIP
2 2 (3.33%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (61.67%) MySQL
2 22 (36.67%) Relational Database
3 17 (28.33%) NoSQL
3 17 (28.33%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.33%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 34 (56.67%) Git (software)
2 28 (46.67%) Subversion
3 17 (28.33%) PHPUnit
4 4 (6.67%) Grunt
5 3 (5.00%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (1.67%) JIRA
6 1 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.67%) Mercurial
General
1 23 (38.33%) Marketing
2 4 (6.67%) Interactive Media
2 4 (6.67%) Finance
3 3 (5.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.33%) Banking
4 2 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 48 (80.00%) Developer
2 33 (55.00%) Web Developer
3 24 (40.00%) PHP Developer
4 16 (26.67%) PHP Web Developer
5 15 (25.00%) PHP Symfony Developer
6 12 (20.00%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 11 (18.33%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 11 (18.33%) Front-End Developer
8 7 (11.67%) Senior Developer
9 5 (8.33%) Support Engineer
10 4 (6.67%) Senior Web Developer
10 4 (6.67%) MySQL Developer
10 4 (6.67%) LAMP Developer
10 4 (6.67%) PHP Drupal Developer
10 4 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
10 4 (6.67%) Linux Support
10 4 (6.67%) Linux Support Engineer
11 3 (5.00%) Web Manager
11 3 (5.00%) Graduate Web Developer
11 3 (5.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (83.33%) HTML
1 50 (83.33%) CSS
2 45 (75.00%) HTML5
3 44 (73.33%) jQuery
4 43 (71.67%) CSS3
5 23 (38.33%) LAMP
6 18 (30.00%) Symfony
7 13 (21.67%) .NET
8 10 (16.67%) ASP.NET
8 10 (16.67%) MooTools
9 8 (13.33%) Ajax
9 8 (13.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 6 (10.00%) Razor View Engine
11 4 (6.67%) Sass
11 4 (6.67%) Laravel
11 4 (6.67%) HTML5 Canvas
11 4 (6.67%) Semantic HTML
11 4 (6.67%) Flash
12 3 (5.00%) XML
12 3 (5.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 17 (28.33%) Mobile App
2 8 (13.33%) User Experience
3 4 (6.67%) Open Source
4 3 (5.00%) Photography
5 2 (3.33%) Animation
5 2 (3.33%) Motion Graphics
6 1 (1.67%) Social Media
6 1 (1.67%) Video Editing
6 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.67%) W3C
6 1 (1.67%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (1.67%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.67%) Windows
1 7 (11.67%) Linux
2 5 (8.33%) Ubuntu
2 5 (8.33%) CentOS
3 3 (5.00%) Android
4 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.33%) Mac OS
4 2 (3.33%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.33%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (30.00%) SEO
1 18 (30.00%) Scrum
1 18 (30.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 17 (28.33%) Web Design
2 17 (28.33%) MVC
3 16 (26.67%) Waterfall
3 16 (26.67%) Kanban
4 13 (21.67%) Project Management
5 11 (18.33%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
7 8 (13.33%) Mentoring
7 8 (13.33%) Analytics
8 7 (11.67%) Web Development
8 7 (11.67%) E-Commerce
9 5 (8.33%) OO
10 4 (6.67%) OOD
10 4 (6.67%) Pay per click
11 3 (5.00%) CRM
11 3 (5.00%) Content Management
12 2 (3.33%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 47 (78.33%) JavaScript
2 46 (76.67%) PHP
3 7 (11.67%) C#
4 4 (6.67%) SQL
4 4 (6.67%) Ruby
4 4 (6.67%) PHP5
5 2 (3.33%) ActionScript
5 2 (3.33%) Python
5 2 (3.33%) Perl
6 1 (1.67%) Java
6 1 (1.67%) PHP4
6 1 (1.67%) ActionScript 3.0
6 1 (1.67%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 5 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.33%) SLA
1 2 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (8.33%) Plesk
Vendors
1 8 (13.33%) Adobe
2 5 (8.33%) Red Hat
3 2 (3.33%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (3.33%) Sitecore
3 2 (3.33%) Twitter
4 1 (1.67%) Rackspace
4 1 (1.67%) Ektron
4 1 (1.67%) Facebook
4 1 (1.67%) Google
4 1 (1.67%) Microsoft
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