The first table below looks at the demand for WordPress skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Brighton region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank - 71 53
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 0 16 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton - 2.13% 3.88%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 13.01% 14.36%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 23
Average salary - £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,000 £31,125
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -0.40%
Application Platforms Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
202 123 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 16.57% 16.40% 27.04%
Number of salaries quoted 186 112 172
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
WordPress
East Sussex

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

WordPress Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

WordPress
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

WordPress Salary Trend in Brighton

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 20 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 20 (100.00%) CSS
2 19 (95.00%) HTML
3 18 (90.00%) Git (software)
4 17 (85.00%) jQuery
4 17 (85.00%) PHP
5 15 (75.00%) HTML5
6 11 (55.00%) MySQL
6 11 (55.00%) Marketing
7 10 (50.00%) Linux
7 10 (50.00%) Apache
8 9 (45.00%) JSON
8 9 (45.00%) JIRA
8 9 (45.00%) QA
8 9 (45.00%) Underscore.js
9 8 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 8 (40.00%) Sass
9 8 (40.00%) MVC
10 5 (25.00%) Workflow
10 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (25.00%) Flash
10 5 (25.00%) ActionScript
10 5 (25.00%) LESS
10 5 (25.00%) Backbone.js
10 5 (25.00%) CodeIgniter
10 5 (25.00%) AngularJS
10 5 (25.00%) Grunt
11 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (15.00%) .NET
11 3 (15.00%) Visual Studio

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 10 (50.00%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) WebTrends
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (55.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 18 (90.00%) Git (software)
2 9 (45.00%) JIRA
3 5 (25.00%) Grunt
4 3 (15.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (55.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (95.00%) Developer
2 12 (60.00%) Web Developer
3 8 (40.00%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Front-End Web Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Designer
4 1 (5.00%) Graphic Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (100.00%) CSS
2 19 (95.00%) HTML
3 17 (85.00%) jQuery
4 15 (75.00%) HTML5
5 9 (45.00%) Underscore.js
5 9 (45.00%) JSON
6 8 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 8 (40.00%) Sass
7 5 (25.00%) LESS
7 5 (25.00%) Backbone.js
7 5 (25.00%) AngularJS
7 5 (25.00%) CodeIgniter
7 5 (25.00%) Flash
8 3 (15.00%) .NET
8 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET
8 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (5.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Animation
1 1 (5.00%) Social Media
1 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) MVC
2 5 (25.00%) Workflow
2 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.00%) Web Development
3 1 (5.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (5.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (5.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 17 (85.00%) PHP
3 5 (25.00%) ActionScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (45.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Adobe
1 1 (5.00%) Twitter