The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 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 Bristol region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank 101 107 114
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +7
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 20 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.10% 0.56% 0.25%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.48% 2.99% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 20 9 4
Average salary £27,750 £31,500 £25,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.90% +24.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,200 £19,600
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £26,700
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
-1.63% -1.61%
Application Platforms Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
365 301 291
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 20.11% 18.59% 18.45%
Number of salaries quoted 302 276 246
Average salary £37,750 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
WordPress
South West

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 40 (97.56%) PHP
2 36 (87.80%) HTML
3 35 (85.37%) CSS
4 25 (60.98%) JavaScript
5 23 (56.10%) jQuery
6 21 (51.22%) MySQL
6 21 (51.22%) Drupal
7 13 (31.71%) Python
7 13 (31.71%) CMS
8 12 (29.27%) LAMP
9 11 (26.83%) XHTML
9 11 (26.83%) HTML5
10 10 (24.39%) CSS3
11 9 (21.95%) E-Commerce
12 8 (19.51%) Subversion
13 7 (17.07%) Git (software)
14 6 (14.63%) Digital Media
14 6 (14.63%) Ajax
14 6 (14.63%) Zend
14 6 (14.63%) Telecoms
15 5 (12.20%) Linux
15 5 (12.20%) Apache
15 5 (12.20%) Magento
15 5 (12.20%) Open Source
16 4 (9.76%) Web Development
17 3 (7.32%) Symfony
17 3 (7.32%) PHP5
17 3 (7.32%) PHP4
17 3 (7.32%) Software Engineering
17 3 (7.32%) Agile Software Development

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 21 (51.22%) Drupal
2 13 (31.71%) CMS
3 5 (12.20%) Apache
4 2 (4.88%) Joomla!
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (12.20%) Magento
2 2 (4.88%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) Intranet
1 1 (2.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (51.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (19.51%) Subversion
2 7 (17.07%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.88%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 1 (2.44%) Xdebug
4 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (14.63%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.88%) Finance
3 1 (2.44%) Publishing
3 1 (2.44%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 41 (100.00%) Developer
2 28 (68.29%) PHP Developer
3 22 (53.66%) Web Developer
4 10 (24.39%) PHP Web Developer
5 9 (21.95%) Junior Developer
5 9 (21.95%) Junior Web Developer
5 9 (21.95%) Junior PHP Web Developer
5 9 (21.95%) Junior PHP Developer
5 9 (21.95%) Junior
5 9 (21.95%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
6 8 (19.51%) PHP Drupal Developer
6 8 (19.51%) Senior Developer
6 8 (19.51%) Senior Web Developer
7 7 (17.07%) PHP LAMP Developer
8 3 (7.32%) Drupal Developer
8 3 (7.32%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 1 (2.44%) Programmer
9 1 (2.44%) PHP Programmer
9 1 (2.44%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (87.80%) HTML
2 35 (85.37%) CSS
3 23 (56.10%) jQuery
4 12 (29.27%) LAMP
5 11 (26.83%) XHTML
5 11 (26.83%) HTML5
6 10 (24.39%) CSS3
7 6 (14.63%) Ajax
8 3 (7.32%) Symfony
8 3 (7.32%) Sass
9 2 (4.88%) AngularJS
9 2 (4.88%) WAMP
10 1 (2.44%) XML
10 1 (2.44%) XSLT
10 1 (2.44%) JSON
10 1 (2.44%) Zend Framework
10 1 (2.44%) Semantic HTML
10 1 (2.44%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) Digital Media
2 5 (12.20%) Open Source
3 2 (4.88%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.88%) W3C
4 1 (2.44%) Replication
4 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.20%) Linux
2 2 (4.88%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (21.95%) E-Commerce
2 4 (9.76%) Web Development
3 3 (7.32%) Software Engineering
3 3 (7.32%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (7.32%) TDD
4 2 (4.88%) Analytics
4 2 (4.88%) Mobile Application Development
4 2 (4.88%) Web Application Development
4 2 (4.88%) Content Management
4 2 (4.88%) SEO
4 2 (4.88%) MVC
4 2 (4.88%) B2B
5 1 (2.44%) Project Management
5 1 (2.44%) Workflow
5 1 (2.44%) OOP
5 1 (2.44%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (2.44%) Data Analysis
5 1 (2.44%) Workflow Management
5 1 (2.44%) Asset Management
5 1 (2.44%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 40 (97.56%) PHP
2 25 (60.98%) JavaScript
3 13 (31.71%) Python
4 3 (7.32%) PHP5
4 3 (7.32%) PHP4
5 2 (4.88%) Objective-C
6 1 (2.44%) Perl
6 1 (2.44%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) QA
1 1 (2.44%) WCAG
1 1 (2.44%) WAI
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 6 (14.63%) Zend
2 2 (4.88%) Google
3 1 (2.44%) Facebook
3 1 (2.44%) Twitter
3 1 (2.44%) Rackspace
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