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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WordPress
Rank 98 99 106
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 28 29 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.46% 1.66% 1.00%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.14% 6.92% 4.45%
Number of salaries quoted 27 29 17
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £32,500 £36,400
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
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
392 419 382
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 20.37% 24.01% 22.40%
Number of salaries quoted 357 371 334
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 29 January 2015.

WordPress Salary Histogram in Bristol

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 35 (97.22%) HTML
1 35 (97.22%) CSS
2 34 (94.44%) JavaScript
3 30 (83.33%) PHP
4 23 (63.89%) jQuery
5 22 (61.11%) Drupal
6 15 (41.67%) Node.js
7 14 (38.89%) CSS3
7 14 (38.89%) HTML5
7 14 (38.89%) MySQL
7 14 (38.89%) Linux
8 13 (36.11%) Java
8 13 (36.11%) Ruby
8 13 (36.11%) Spring
8 13 (36.11%) Backbone.js
8 13 (36.11%) NoSQL
8 13 (36.11%) Ember.js
9 12 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 11 (30.56%) OO
11 10 (27.78%) nginx
12 9 (25.00%) REST
12 9 (25.00%) OO PHP
13 8 (22.22%) MariaDB
13 8 (22.22%) Sass
13 8 (22.22%) Vagrant
13 8 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
13 8 (22.22%) Relational Database
13 8 (22.22%) User Experience
13 8 (22.22%) MongoDB
13 8 (22.22%) Apache Cassandra

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 22 (61.11%) Drupal
2 15 (41.67%) Node.js
3 10 (27.78%) nginx
4 5 (13.89%) CMS
5 3 (8.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 8 (22.22%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.78%) GIMP
2 1 (2.78%) Fireworks
2 1 (2.78%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (22.22%) PaaS
2 4 (11.11%) GitHub
3 2 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (38.89%) MySQL
2 13 (36.11%) NoSQL
3 8 (22.22%) MariaDB
3 8 (22.22%) Relational Database
3 8 (22.22%) MongoDB
3 8 (22.22%) Apache Cassandra
3 8 (22.22%) Redis
3 8 (22.22%) Neo4j
3 8 (22.22%) Hadoop
3 8 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Subversion
2 3 (8.33%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Marketing
3 1 (2.78%) Games
Job Titles
1 36 (100.00%) Developer
2 14 (38.89%) Web Developer
3 11 (30.56%) Front-End Developer
4 8 (22.22%) Java Developer
5 4 (11.11%) PHP Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Drupal Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Senior Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Web Designer
7 2 (5.56%) Senior Web Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Lead Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Lead PHP Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Designer
8 1 (2.78%) PHP Zend Developer
8 1 (2.78%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Graduate
8 1 (2.78%) Graduate Developer
8 1 (2.78%) PHP Web Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Graduate Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (97.22%) HTML
1 35 (97.22%) CSS
2 23 (63.89%) jQuery
3 14 (38.89%) CSS3
3 14 (38.89%) HTML5
4 13 (36.11%) Spring
4 13 (36.11%) Backbone.js
4 13 (36.11%) Ember.js
5 12 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 9 (25.00%) REST
7 8 (22.22%) Sass
7 8 (22.22%) RabbitMQ
7 8 (22.22%) JPA
7 8 (22.22%) Hibernate
8 6 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
8 6 (16.67%) LESS
8 6 (16.67%) AngularJS
9 5 (13.89%) Laravel
10 3 (8.33%) HTML5 Canvas
10 3 (8.33%) SVG
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) User Experience
2 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.56%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.78%) Social Media
4 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.78%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 14 (38.89%) Linux
2 3 (8.33%) Mac OS X
2 3 (8.33%) UNIX
2 3 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (30.56%) OO
2 9 (25.00%) OO PHP
3 8 (22.22%) SOA
4 6 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
5 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (11.11%) Scrum
6 4 (11.11%) Kanban
6 4 (11.11%) Web Development
6 4 (11.11%) MVC
6 4 (11.11%) SEO
7 2 (5.56%) Web Design
7 2 (5.56%) OOP
8 1 (2.78%) Mobile Application Development
8 1 (2.78%) Line Management
8 1 (2.78%) Mentoring
8 1 (2.78%) Market Research
8 1 (2.78%) TDD
8 1 (2.78%) Content Management
8 1 (2.78%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 34 (94.44%) JavaScript
2 30 (83.33%) PHP
3 13 (36.11%) Java
3 13 (36.11%) Ruby
4 2 (5.56%) CoffeeScript
5 1 (2.78%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) Degree
Systems Management
1 8 (22.22%) Vagrant
1 8 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.78%) Webmin
Vendors
1 3 (8.33%) EPiServer
2 1 (2.78%) Adobe
2 1 (2.78%) Zend
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