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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
WordPress
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 109 117 117
Rank change year-on-year
+8 0
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 18 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.96% 0.42% 0.33%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.35% 2.37% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 17 8 6
Median salary £32,500 £39,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.72% -12.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £31,650 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £44,750 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500

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
245 338 358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 13.02% 17.94% 19.92%
Number of salaries quoted 182 289 331
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -13.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £51,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 24 January 2017.

WordPress Salary Histogram in Birmingham

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 43 (89.58%) JavaScript
2 40 (83.33%) HTML
3 37 (77.08%) CSS
4 35 (72.92%) PHP
5 32 (66.67%) Web Development
6 31 (64.58%) jQuery
7 26 (54.17%) MySQL
8 23 (47.92%) HTML5
9 17 (35.42%) CSS3
10 16 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
10 16 (33.33%) MVC
10 16 (33.33%) .NET
11 15 (31.25%) ASP.NET
11 15 (31.25%) Web Services
12 14 (29.17%) Git (software)
12 14 (29.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 13 (27.08%) RESTful
14 12 (25.00%) E-Commerce
14 12 (25.00%) CMS
15 11 (22.92%) Adobe
16 10 (20.83%) SEO
16 10 (20.83%) C#
17 9 (18.75%) Marketing
17 9 (18.75%) Magento
18 8 (16.67%) IIS
18 8 (16.67%) B2B
18 8 (16.67%) B2C
18 8 (16.67%) OO
19 7 (14.58%) XHTML
19 7 (14.58%) Web Design

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 12 (25.00%) CMS
2 8 (16.67%) IIS
3 4 (8.33%) Drupal
3 4 (8.33%) Joomla!
4 3 (6.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (4.17%) Apache
6 1 (2.08%) ColdFusion
6 1 (2.08%) Moodle
6 1 (2.08%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (8.33%) Photoshop
2 3 (6.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (4.17%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.17%) MS Office
3 2 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.08%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 9 (18.75%) Magento
2 2 (4.17%) Shopify
3 1 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (2.08%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.25%) GitHub
2 2 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.17%) Google Analytics
2 2 (4.17%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (54.17%) MySQL
2 2 (4.17%) MongoDB
2 2 (4.17%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (29.17%) Git (software)
2 4 (8.33%) gulp
3 3 (6.25%) Babel
3 3 (6.25%) Bower
3 3 (6.25%) Grunt
3 3 (6.25%) Jasmine
3 3 (6.25%) Mocha
3 3 (6.25%) PHPUnit
3 3 (6.25%) QUnit
4 2 (4.17%) Jenkins
4 2 (4.17%) Mercurial
4 2 (4.17%) Travis CI
5 1 (2.08%) Subversion
5 1 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (18.75%) Marketing
2 2 (4.17%) Finance
3 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.08%) Multimedia
3 1 (2.08%) Publishing
3 1 (2.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 45 (93.75%) Developer
2 25 (52.08%) PHP Developer
3 16 (33.33%) Web Developer
4 13 (27.08%) JavaScript Developer
5 10 (20.83%) WordPress Developer
6 9 (18.75%) MySQL Developer
6 9 (18.75%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 9 (18.75%) Senior Developer
7 8 (16.67%) PHP Web Developer
8 7 (14.58%) HTML Developer
9 5 (10.42%) Creative Developer
9 5 (10.42%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 5 (10.42%) Senior Web Developer
10 4 (8.33%) HTML CSS Developer
10 4 (8.33%) Lead Developer
10 4 (8.33%) Magento Developer
10 4 (8.33%) Senior PHP Developer
11 2 (4.17%) Graduate Developer
11 2 (4.17%) Junior
11 2 (4.17%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (83.33%) HTML
2 37 (77.08%) CSS
3 31 (64.58%) jQuery
4 23 (47.92%) HTML5
5 17 (35.42%) CSS3
6 16 (33.33%) .NET
7 15 (31.25%) ASP.NET
7 15 (31.25%) Web Services
8 14 (29.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 13 (27.08%) RESTful
10 7 (14.58%) .NET Framework
10 7 (14.58%) AngularJS
10 7 (14.58%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (14.58%) Laravel
10 7 (14.58%) Sass
10 7 (14.58%) WSDL
10 7 (14.58%) XHTML
11 6 (12.50%) LESS
11 6 (12.50%) Node.js
12 5 (10.42%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.58%) User Experience
2 3 (6.25%) Mobile App
2 3 (6.25%) Social Media
2 3 (6.25%) Social Network
3 1 (2.08%) e-Learning
3 1 (2.08%) NHS
3 1 (2.08%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.42%) Linux
2 4 (8.33%) Android
2 4 (8.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (66.67%) Web Development
2 16 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (33.33%) MVC
3 12 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 10 (20.83%) SEO
5 8 (16.67%) B2B
5 8 (16.67%) B2C
5 8 (16.67%) OO
6 7 (14.58%) Front End Development
6 7 (14.58%) Web Design
7 6 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
7 6 (12.50%) Mentoring
7 6 (12.50%) Software Engineering
8 5 (10.42%) Scrum
9 4 (8.33%) API Development
9 4 (8.33%) Content Management
9 4 (8.33%) TDD
9 4 (8.33%) Web Application Development
9 4 (8.33%) Wireframes
10 3 (6.25%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 43 (89.58%) JavaScript
2 35 (72.92%) PHP
3 10 (20.83%) C#
4 4 (8.33%) Java
5 3 (6.25%) C
5 3 (6.25%) ES6
5 3 (6.25%) PHP 5
5 3 (6.25%) SQL
5 3 (6.25%) VB.NET
6 2 (4.17%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.08%) PHP 7
7 1 (2.08%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (6.25%) Plesk
Vendors
1 11 (22.92%) Adobe
2 4 (8.33%) Google
3 3 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.17%) SAP
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