The table below looks at the statistics for WordPress skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WordPress
Rank 10 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 8 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 10.39% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 26.67% - -
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 0
Average salary £30,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
WordPress
Manchester

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

Application Platforms Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
30 29 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 38.96% 18.24% 12.08%
Number of salaries quoted 30 29 16
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

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

WordPress Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

WordPress
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

WordPress Salary Trend in Bolton

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bolton 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 12 (100.00%) HTML
1 12 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 12 (100.00%) PHP
1 12 (100.00%) CSS
1 12 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 12 (100.00%) HTML5
1 12 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 8 (66.67%) Responsive Web Design
2 8 (66.67%) jQuery
2 8 (66.67%) CSS3
2 8 (66.67%) SEO
2 8 (66.67%) Ajax
3 4 (33.33%) Finance
3 4 (33.33%) Legal
3 4 (33.33%) XML
3 4 (33.33%) OO
3 4 (33.33%) MySQL
3 4 (33.33%) IIS
3 4 (33.33%) Marketing
3 4 (33.33%) Web Development
3 4 (33.33%) JIRA
3 4 (33.33%) Symfony
3 4 (33.33%) Atlassian
3 4 (33.33%) Drupal
3 4 (33.33%) RESTful
3 4 (33.33%) Confluence
3 4 (33.33%) Twitter
3 4 (33.33%) API Design
3 4 (33.33%) OO PHP
3 4 (33.33%) Jenkins

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bolton 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 4 (33.33%) Confluence
1 4 (33.33%) Drupal
1 4 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (8.33%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (8.33%) Redis
Development Applications
1 12 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 4 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (8.33%) PhpStorm
3 1 (8.33%) Redmine
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
1 4 (33.33%) Legal
1 4 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
1 12 (100.00%) Web Developer
2 8 (66.67%) HTML CSS Developer
2 8 (66.67%) HTML Developer
2 8 (66.67%) JavaScript Developer
2 8 (66.67%) PHP Developer
2 8 (66.67%) PHP Web Developer
2 8 (66.67%) WordPress Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) CSS
1 12 (100.00%) HTML
1 12 (100.00%) HTML5
2 8 (66.67%) Ajax
2 8 (66.67%) CSS3
2 8 (66.67%) jQuery
3 4 (33.33%) RESTful
3 4 (33.33%) Symfony
3 4 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (33.33%) XML
4 1 (8.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
1 1 (8.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Responsive Web Design
1 8 (66.67%) SEO
2 4 (33.33%) API Design
2 4 (33.33%) OO
2 4 (33.33%) OO PHP
2 4 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 12 (100.00%) PHP
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) logstash
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Atlassian
1 4 (33.33%) Twitter
2 1 (8.33%) Facebook
2 1 (8.33%) SaltStack