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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WordPress
Rank 218 201 173
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -28
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 16 24 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.31% 0.43% 1.00%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.82% 2.40% 4.80%
Number of salaries quoted 16 19 53
Average salary £27,250 £35,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.14% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £29,600 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £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
880 1002 1124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 17.07% 18.04% 20.76%
Number of salaries quoted 761 789 925
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,100 £30,000 £32,650
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016. 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
Reading +12 9 £23,500 -32.85%
Hungerford +4 1 £40,000 +33.33%
Slough -5 1 £35,000 -33.33%
Windsor - 1 £32,500 -
WordPress
South East

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 32 (88.89%) HTML
2 28 (77.78%) JavaScript
3 26 (72.22%) CMS
4 25 (69.44%) Drupal
5 23 (63.89%) CSS
6 21 (58.33%) PHP
7 20 (55.56%) jQuery
8 19 (52.78%) Web Design
9 18 (50.00%) Marketing
10 15 (41.67%) MySQL
11 12 (33.33%) HTML5
11 12 (33.33%) CSS3
12 11 (30.56%) Front End Development
12 11 (30.56%) Git (software)
13 10 (27.78%) Responsive Web Design
14 9 (25.00%) LESS
14 9 (25.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
14 9 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 9 (25.00%) Magento
14 9 (25.00%) Graphic Design
14 9 (25.00%) Photoshop
14 9 (25.00%) Adobe
14 9 (25.00%) MVC
15 8 (22.22%) Content Management
15 8 (22.22%) Software Engineering
15 8 (22.22%) KnockoutJS
15 8 (22.22%) User Experience
15 8 (22.22%) Social Media
16 6 (16.67%) Linux
17 5 (13.89%) Degree

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 26 (72.22%) CMS
2 25 (69.44%) Drupal
3 3 (8.33%) Alfresco
3 3 (8.33%) Joomla!
4 1 (2.78%) Apache
4 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.78%) Node.js
Applications
1 9 (25.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 9 (25.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (25.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) DNS
1 3 (8.33%) SSL
1 3 (8.33%) TCP/IP
1 3 (8.33%) VPN
2 1 (2.78%) Firewall
2 1 (2.78%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (41.67%) MySQL
2 2 (5.56%) MongoDB
2 2 (5.56%) NoSQL
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (30.56%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.78%) Bower
2 1 (2.78%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (2.78%) Grunt
2 1 (2.78%) gulp
2 1 (2.78%) JIRA
General
1 18 (50.00%) Marketing
2 3 (8.33%) Legal
3 1 (2.78%) Finance
3 1 (2.78%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 21 (58.33%) Developer
2 16 (44.44%) Web Developer
3 10 (27.78%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 9 (25.00%) Junior
4 9 (25.00%) Junior Developer
4 9 (25.00%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 8 (22.22%) Coordinator
5 8 (22.22%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 8 (22.22%) Junior Web Developer
5 8 (22.22%) PHP Developer
6 7 (19.44%) PHP Web Developer
7 5 (13.89%) Senior Developer
8 3 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (8.33%) Senior PHP Developer
8 3 (8.33%) Support Engineer
9 2 (5.56%) Linux Support
9 2 (5.56%) Senior PHP Web Developer
9 2 (5.56%) Web Manager
9 2 (5.56%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (88.89%) HTML
2 23 (63.89%) CSS
3 20 (55.56%) jQuery
4 12 (33.33%) CSS3
4 12 (33.33%) HTML5
5 9 (25.00%) LESS
5 9 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 8 (22.22%) KnockoutJS
7 3 (8.33%) LAMP
7 3 (8.33%) Laravel
7 3 (8.33%) Web Services
8 2 (5.56%) REST
8 2 (5.56%) SOAP
9 1 (2.78%) Ajax
9 1 (2.78%) AngularJS
9 1 (2.78%) Flash
9 1 (2.78%) JSON
9 1 (2.78%) Sass
9 1 (2.78%) XHTML
9 1 (2.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.00%) Graphic Design
2 8 (22.22%) Social Media
2 8 (22.22%) User Experience
3 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.78%) Blog
3 1 (2.78%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.78%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.78%) e-Learning
3 1 (2.78%) iPad
3 1 (2.78%) SCORM
3 1 (2.78%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.67%) Linux
2 4 (11.11%) Windows
2 4 (11.11%) Windows Server
3 3 (8.33%) CentOS
3 3 (8.33%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.78%) Mac OS X
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (52.78%) Web Design
2 11 (30.56%) Front End Development
3 10 (27.78%) Responsive Web Design
4 9 (25.00%) MVC
5 8 (22.22%) Content Management
5 8 (22.22%) Software Engineering
6 4 (11.11%) Mentoring
6 4 (11.11%) Web Development
7 3 (8.33%) Migration
7 3 (8.33%) Open Source
7 3 (8.33%) SEO
8 2 (5.56%) Line Management
8 2 (5.56%) OO
8 2 (5.56%) Performance Management
8 2 (5.56%) Process Improvement
8 2 (5.56%) Project Management
9 1 (2.78%) DevOps
9 1 (2.78%) Digital Marketing
9 1 (2.78%) OO PHP
9 1 (2.78%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 28 (77.78%) JavaScript
2 21 (58.33%) PHP
3 2 (5.56%) SQL
4 1 (2.78%) Apple Swift
4 1 (2.78%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.78%) C#
4 1 (2.78%) Java
4 1 (2.78%) Objective-C
4 1 (2.78%) Python
4 1 (2.78%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) cPanel
1 3 (8.33%) Plesk
Vendors
1 9 (25.00%) Adobe
2 3 (8.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.78%) Apple
3 1 (2.78%) HubSpot
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.78%) VMware