The table below looks at the statistics for WordPress skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WordPress
Rank 122 116 93
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -23
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 7 5 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.35% 0.28% 0.95%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.83% 1.31% 5.22%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 14
Average salary £39,500 £45,000 £24,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.22% +81.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,700 £45,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £48,000 £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
WordPress
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Application Platforms Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
382 383 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 18.99% 21.50% 18.10%
Number of salaries quoted 338 346 231
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WordPress across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

WordPress Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

WordPress
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WordPress across the Birmingham region.

WordPress Salary Trend in Birmingham

WordPress
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WordPress across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

WordPress Salary Histogram in Birmingham

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 10 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 9 (50.00%) CSS
2 9 (50.00%) HTML
2 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (50.00%) Marketing
2 9 (50.00%) Web Development
3 8 (44.44%) HTML5
3 8 (44.44%) SEO
3 8 (44.44%) PHP
4 7 (38.89%) SQL
4 7 (38.89%) Adobe
4 7 (38.89%) Finance
4 7 (38.89%) CSS3
4 7 (38.89%) Digital Marketing
4 7 (38.89%) jQuery
5 6 (33.33%) Apple iOS
5 6 (33.33%) Android
5 6 (33.33%) Veeam
5 6 (33.33%) SolarWinds
5 6 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
5 6 (33.33%) Patch Management
5 6 (33.33%) Data Centre
5 6 (33.33%) Android Development
5 6 (33.33%) iOS Development
5 6 (33.33%) Law
5 6 (33.33%) Legal
5 6 (33.33%) Configuration Management
5 6 (33.33%) Web Design
5 6 (33.33%) VMware
5 6 (33.33%) VB

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (16.67%) JBoss
2 2 (11.11%) CMS
3 1 (5.56%) Documentum
3 1 (5.56%) Drupal
3 1 (5.56%) Joomla!
3 1 (5.56%) Node.js
3 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) InDesign
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) AdWords
1 2 (11.11%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) SAN
2 2 (11.11%) Intranet
3 1 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (11.11%) MySQL
General
1 9 (50.00%) Marketing
2 7 (38.89%) Finance
3 6 (33.33%) Law
3 6 (33.33%) Legal
4 2 (11.11%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Developer
2 8 (44.44%) HTML CSS Developer
2 8 (44.44%) HTML Developer
2 8 (44.44%) JavaScript Developer
3 7 (38.89%) Web Developer
4 6 (33.33%) .NET Developer
4 6 (33.33%) .NET Web Developer
4 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (33.33%) C# Developer
4 6 (33.33%) C# Web Developer
4 6 (33.33%) Creative Developer
4 6 (33.33%) Creative Web Developer
4 6 (33.33%) SQL Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) Support Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (50.00%) CSS
1 9 (50.00%) HTML
2 8 (44.44%) HTML5
3 7 (38.89%) CSS3
3 7 (38.89%) jQuery
4 6 (33.33%) .NET
4 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
5 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 3 (16.67%) Replication
3 1 (5.56%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Android
1 6 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 5 (27.78%) Windows
3 4 (22.22%) Windows 10
3 4 (22.22%) Windows Server
3 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.56%) AIX
4 1 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Web Development
2 8 (44.44%) SEO
3 7 (38.89%) Digital Marketing
4 6 (33.33%) Android Development
4 6 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 6 (33.33%) iOS Development
4 6 (33.33%) Patch Management
4 6 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
4 6 (33.33%) Web Design
5 3 (16.67%) Analytics
5 3 (16.67%) ITIL
5 3 (16.67%) ITIL V3
6 2 (11.11%) Pay per click
7 1 (5.56%) Capacity Management
7 1 (5.56%) Change Control
7 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (5.56%) Online Marketing
7 1 (5.56%) Project Planning
7 1 (5.56%) Use Case
7 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (44.44%) PHP
3 7 (38.89%) SQL
4 6 (33.33%) C#
4 6 (33.33%) VB
5 1 (5.56%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) MCDST
1 4 (22.22%) MCSA
1 4 (22.22%) MCSE
1 4 (22.22%) MCTS
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
2 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Adobe
2 6 (33.33%) SolarWinds
2 6 (33.33%) Veeam
2 6 (33.33%) VMware
3 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (11.11%) Google
5 1 (5.56%) Facebook
5 1 (5.56%) FatWire
5 1 (5.56%) HubSpot
5 1 (5.56%) NEC
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle
5 1 (5.56%) SAP
5 1 (5.56%) Twitter
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