The table below looks at the statistics for WordPress skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WordPress
Rank 106 102 85
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -17
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 19 22 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.93% 1.11% 2.32%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.90% 5.42% 10.40%
Number of salaries quoted 19 22 42
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,000 £29,550
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £35,000 £34,900
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -3.22%
WordPress
South West

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

Application Platforms Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
487 406 404
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 23.85% 20.45% 22.30%
Number of salaries quoted 419 348 342
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

WordPress Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

WordPress
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

WordPress Salary Trend in Bristol

WordPress
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WordPress across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

WordPress Salary Histogram in Bristol

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 46 (100.00%) HTML
1 46 (100.00%) CSS
2 44 (95.65%) JavaScript
3 39 (84.78%) PHP
4 25 (54.35%) Drupal
5 23 (50.00%) jQuery
6 20 (43.48%) Node.js
7 16 (34.78%) CSS3
7 16 (34.78%) HTML5
8 15 (32.61%) Amazon AWS
8 15 (32.61%) MySQL
9 14 (30.43%) Java
9 14 (30.43%) Ruby
9 14 (30.43%) User Experience
10 13 (28.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 13 (28.26%) Ember.js
10 13 (28.26%) NoSQL
10 13 (28.26%) Backbone.js
10 13 (28.26%) Spring
10 13 (28.26%) Linux
11 11 (23.91%) Sass
11 11 (23.91%) nginx
12 10 (21.74%) OO
12 10 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (21.74%) CMS
13 9 (19.57%) Photoshop
13 9 (19.57%) REST
13 9 (19.57%) OO PHP
14 8 (17.39%) MariaDB
14 8 (17.39%) Vagrant

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 25 (54.35%) Drupal
2 20 (43.48%) Node.js
3 11 (23.91%) nginx
4 10 (21.74%) CMS
5 4 (8.70%) Umbraco
Applications
1 9 (19.57%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.17%) Fireworks
2 1 (2.17%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (2.17%) GIMP
Cloud Services
1 15 (32.61%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (17.39%) PaaS
3 4 (8.70%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (32.61%) MySQL
2 13 (28.26%) NoSQL
3 8 (17.39%) Redis
3 8 (17.39%) Neo4j
3 8 (17.39%) MariaDB
3 8 (17.39%) Relational Database
3 8 (17.39%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (17.39%) Hadoop
3 8 (17.39%) MongoDB
3 8 (17.39%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 8 (17.39%) Git (software)
2 5 (10.87%) Subversion
3 1 (2.17%) JIRA
3 1 (2.17%) PHPUnit
General
1 7 (15.22%) Finance
2 6 (13.04%) Marketing
3 1 (2.17%) Advertising
3 1 (2.17%) Games
Job Titles
1 46 (100.00%) Developer
2 20 (43.48%) Web Developer
3 13 (28.26%) Front-End Developer
4 8 (17.39%) Java Developer
5 7 (15.22%) Lead Developer
6 6 (13.04%) PHP Developer
7 5 (10.87%) Lead Web Developer
8 4 (8.70%) Drupal Developer
8 4 (8.70%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 4 (8.70%) Senior Developer
9 2 (4.35%) Junior
9 2 (4.35%) Web Designer
9 2 (4.35%) Junior Developer
9 2 (4.35%) Designer
9 2 (4.35%) Lead PHP Developer
9 2 (4.35%) Junior Web Developer
10 1 (2.17%) PHP Web Developer
10 1 (2.17%) Graduate Web Developer
10 1 (2.17%) Graduate Developer
10 1 (2.17%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (100.00%) HTML
1 46 (100.00%) CSS
2 23 (50.00%) jQuery
3 16 (34.78%) HTML5
3 16 (34.78%) CSS3
4 13 (28.26%) Backbone.js
4 13 (28.26%) Ember.js
4 13 (28.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 13 (28.26%) Spring
5 11 (23.91%) Sass
6 9 (19.57%) REST
7 8 (17.39%) RabbitMQ
7 8 (17.39%) Hibernate
7 8 (17.39%) JPA
8 7 (15.22%) Web Services
8 7 (15.22%) Laravel
9 6 (13.04%) KnockoutJS
9 6 (13.04%) LESS
9 6 (13.04%) AngularJS
10 4 (8.70%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (30.43%) User Experience
2 6 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.35%) Photography
4 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.17%) Copywriting
4 1 (2.17%) Social Media
4 1 (2.17%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (28.26%) Linux
2 1 (2.17%) Mac OS X
2 1 (2.17%) UNIX
2 1 (2.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (21.74%) OO
1 10 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (19.57%) OO PHP
3 8 (17.39%) SOA
4 6 (13.04%) Responsive Web Design
5 5 (10.87%) SEO
5 5 (10.87%) Scrum
5 5 (10.87%) Web Development
6 4 (8.70%) Kanban
7 3 (6.52%) Web Design
7 3 (6.52%) MVC
8 1 (2.17%) Market Research
8 1 (2.17%) Progressive Enhancement
8 1 (2.17%) Mobile Application Development
8 1 (2.17%) TDD
8 1 (2.17%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (95.65%) JavaScript
2 39 (84.78%) PHP
3 14 (30.43%) Java
3 14 (30.43%) Ruby
4 3 (6.52%) CoffeeScript
5 1 (2.17%) C#
5 1 (2.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (4.35%) Degree
Systems Management
1 8 (17.39%) Vagrant
1 8 (17.39%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.17%) Webmin
Vendors
1 3 (6.52%) Zend
2 1 (2.17%) EPiServer
2 1 (2.17%) Adobe
Bristol, Avon
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £20000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago