The table below looks at the statistics for WordPress skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
WordPress
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 104 122 122
Rank change year-on-year
+18 0
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 12 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.67% 0.52% 0.34%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.45% 3.04% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 12 11 6
Median salary £31,500 £42,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £39,500 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-3.07% -

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
220 362 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 12.30% 17.14% 19.71%
Number of salaries quoted 161 328 309
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing WordPress as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 21 February 2017.

WordPress Salary Histogram in Birmingham

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT jobs citing WordPress also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 40 (90.91%) JavaScript
2 38 (86.36%) HTML
3 35 (79.55%) CSS
4 34 (77.27%) PHP
5 31 (70.45%) Web Development
6 26 (59.09%) jQuery
7 25 (56.82%) MySQL
8 19 (43.18%) HTML5
9 14 (31.82%) CSS3
10 13 (29.55%) .NET
11 12 (27.27%) Web Services
11 12 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (27.27%) Git (software)
12 11 (25.00%) Adobe
12 11 (25.00%) MVC
12 11 (25.00%) ASP.NET
13 10 (22.73%) E-Commerce
13 10 (22.73%) RESTful
14 9 (20.45%) Magento
14 9 (20.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 8 (18.18%) SEO
15 8 (18.18%) CMS
15 8 (18.18%) Marketing
16 7 (15.91%) Software Engineering
16 7 (15.91%) C#
16 7 (15.91%) User Experience
17 6 (13.64%) IIS
17 6 (13.64%) OO
17 6 (13.64%) Web Design
17 6 (13.64%) Digital Marketing

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (18.18%) CMS
2 6 (13.64%) IIS
3 3 (6.82%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 3 (6.82%) Drupal
4 2 (4.55%) Joomla!
5 1 (2.27%) Apache
5 1 (2.27%) ColdFusion
5 1 (2.27%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (4.55%) Photoshop
3 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.27%) MS Office
3 1 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (20.45%) Magento
2 2 (4.55%) Shopify
3 1 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (2.27%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.82%) GitHub
2 2 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.55%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (2.27%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (56.82%) MySQL
2 2 (4.55%) MongoDB
2 2 (4.55%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (27.27%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.82%) Grunt
2 3 (6.82%) gulp
3 2 (4.55%) Babel
3 2 (4.55%) Bower
3 2 (4.55%) Jasmine
3 2 (4.55%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.55%) Mercurial
3 2 (4.55%) Mocha
3 2 (4.55%) PHPUnit
3 2 (4.55%) QUnit
3 2 (4.55%) Travis CI
General
1 8 (18.18%) Marketing
2 1 (2.27%) Finance
2 1 (2.27%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 42 (95.45%) Developer
2 23 (52.27%) PHP Developer
3 15 (34.09%) Web Developer
4 13 (29.55%) JavaScript Developer
5 11 (25.00%) WordPress Developer
6 9 (20.45%) MySQL Developer
6 9 (20.45%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 8 (18.18%) HTML Developer
8 7 (15.91%) PHP Web Developer
8 7 (15.91%) Senior Developer
9 5 (11.36%) Creative Developer
9 5 (11.36%) HTML CSS Developer
9 5 (11.36%) Magento Developer
10 4 (9.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 4 (9.09%) Lead Developer
10 4 (9.09%) Senior Web Developer
11 3 (6.82%) Junior
11 3 (6.82%) Junior Developer
11 3 (6.82%) Senior PHP Developer
12 2 (4.55%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (86.36%) HTML
2 35 (79.55%) CSS
3 26 (59.09%) jQuery
4 19 (43.18%) HTML5
5 14 (31.82%) CSS3
6 13 (29.55%) .NET
7 12 (27.27%) Web Services
8 11 (25.00%) ASP.NET
9 10 (22.73%) RESTful
10 9 (20.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 6 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (11.36%) .NET Framework
12 5 (11.36%) AngularJS
12 5 (11.36%) Laravel
12 5 (11.36%) LESS
12 5 (11.36%) Node.js
12 5 (11.36%) Sass
12 5 (11.36%) WSDL
12 5 (11.36%) XHTML
13 4 (9.09%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.91%) User Experience
2 3 (6.82%) Social Media
2 3 (6.82%) Social Network
3 2 (4.55%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.09%) Linux
2 2 (4.55%) Android
2 2 (4.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (70.45%) Web Development
2 12 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (25.00%) MVC
4 10 (22.73%) E-Commerce
5 8 (18.18%) SEO
6 7 (15.91%) Software Engineering
7 6 (13.64%) Digital Marketing
7 6 (13.64%) OO
7 6 (13.64%) Web Design
8 5 (11.36%) B2B
8 5 (11.36%) B2C
8 5 (11.36%) Front End Development
8 5 (11.36%) Mentoring
9 3 (6.82%) API Development
9 3 (6.82%) Content Management
9 3 (6.82%) Email Marketing
9 3 (6.82%) OO PHP
9 3 (6.82%) Pay per click
9 3 (6.82%) Scrum
9 3 (6.82%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 40 (90.91%) JavaScript
2 34 (77.27%) PHP
3 7 (15.91%) C#
4 4 (9.09%) Java
5 3 (6.82%) SQL
6 2 (4.55%) C
6 2 (4.55%) ES6
6 2 (4.55%) T-SQL
6 2 (4.55%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.27%) PHP 5
7 1 (2.27%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (4.55%) Plesk
Vendors
1 11 (25.00%) Adobe
2 3 (6.82%) Google
2 3 (6.82%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.27%) SAP
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