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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WordPress
Rank 109 97 100
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +3
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 9 14 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.52% 0.86% 0.71%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.38% 4.70% 3.53%
Number of salaries quoted 9 14 12
Average salary £28,500 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £23,450 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £34,950 £40,850
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £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
378 298 340
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 21.74% 18.26% 20.24%
Number of salaries quoted 312 265 271
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 27 March 2015.

WordPress Salary Histogram in Birmingham

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 13 (92.86%) HTML
1 13 (92.86%) CSS
2 12 (85.71%) PHP
3 9 (64.29%) Magento
4 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
4 8 (57.14%) MySQL
5 7 (50.00%) Marketing
6 6 (42.86%) Linux
6 6 (42.86%) Drupal
6 6 (42.86%) Mobile App
7 5 (35.71%) Android
7 5 (35.71%) Apache
7 5 (35.71%) SEO
8 4 (28.57%) CMS
8 4 (28.57%) Python
8 4 (28.57%) CRM
8 4 (28.57%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (28.57%) .NET
8 4 (28.57%) Marketo
8 4 (28.57%) HubSpot
8 4 (28.57%) Eloqua
8 4 (28.57%) Node.js
9 3 (21.43%) HTML5
9 3 (21.43%) Responsive Web Design
9 3 (21.43%) Zend
9 3 (21.43%) MVC
10 2 (14.29%) Scrum
10 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (14.29%) TDD
10 2 (14.29%) Blog

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 6 (42.86%) Drupal
2 5 (35.71%) Apache
3 4 (28.57%) CMS
3 4 (28.57%) Node.js
4 1 (7.14%) Joomla!
4 1 (7.14%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (64.29%) Magento
2 1 (7.14%) Shopify
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Intranet
1 1 (7.14%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Developer
2 7 (50.00%) Web Developer
3 5 (35.71%) Head of Development
4 4 (28.57%) Head of User Experience
4 4 (28.57%) PHP Developer
5 3 (21.43%) WordPress Developer
6 2 (14.29%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 2 (14.29%) Junior
6 2 (14.29%) Junior Web Developer
6 2 (14.29%) Senior Developer
6 2 (14.29%) Senior Web Developer
6 2 (14.29%) Junior Developer
7 1 (7.14%) MySQL Developer
7 1 (7.14%) PHP Web Developer
7 1 (7.14%) Front-End Developer
7 1 (7.14%) Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (92.86%) HTML
1 13 (92.86%) CSS
2 4 (28.57%) .NET
3 3 (21.43%) HTML5
4 2 (14.29%) jQuery
4 2 (14.29%) Laravel
4 2 (14.29%) Symfony
4 2 (14.29%) Zend Framework
5 1 (7.14%) CakePHP
5 1 (7.14%) Django
5 1 (7.14%) XML
5 1 (7.14%) JSON
5 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
5 1 (7.14%) FuelPHP
5 1 (7.14%) RESTful
5 1 (7.14%) Yii
5 1 (7.14%) REST
5 1 (7.14%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Mobile App
2 2 (14.29%) User Experience
2 2 (14.29%) Blog
2 2 (14.29%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Linux
2 5 (35.71%) Android
3 2 (14.29%) Ubuntu
4 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) SEO
2 4 (28.57%) CRM
3 3 (21.43%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (21.43%) MVC
4 2 (14.29%) OO PHP
4 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 2 (14.29%) OOD
4 2 (14.29%) OOP
4 2 (14.29%) OO
4 2 (14.29%) Scrum
4 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (14.29%) TDD
4 2 (14.29%) Integration Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (7.14%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) PHP
2 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 4 (28.57%) Python
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) cPanel
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Salesforce.com
1 4 (28.57%) Eloqua
1 4 (28.57%) Marketo
1 4 (28.57%) HubSpot
2 3 (21.43%) Zend
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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