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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank 101 110 108
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -2
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 20 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.10% 0.25% 0.25%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.26% 1.31% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 20 4 4
Average salary £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +3.77%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
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
380 306 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 20.99% 19.42% 17.33%
Number of salaries quoted 310 278 218
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 21 August 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 39 (97.50%) PHP
2 36 (90.00%) HTML
3 35 (87.50%) CSS
4 26 (65.00%) JavaScript
5 24 (60.00%) jQuery
6 21 (52.50%) MySQL
7 20 (50.00%) Drupal
8 12 (30.00%) XHTML
9 11 (27.50%) Python
9 11 (27.50%) HTML5
10 10 (25.00%) CMS
11 9 (22.50%) E-Commerce
11 9 (22.50%) CSS3
12 8 (20.00%) LAMP
13 6 (15.00%) Telecoms
13 6 (15.00%) Digital Media
14 5 (12.50%) Subversion
14 5 (12.50%) Zend
14 5 (12.50%) Git (software)
15 4 (10.00%) Ajax
15 4 (10.00%) Magento
15 4 (10.00%) Open Source
16 3 (7.50%) Linux
16 3 (7.50%) Apache
16 3 (7.50%) TDD
16 3 (7.50%) Web Development
16 3 (7.50%) Symfony
17 2 (5.00%) MVC
17 2 (5.00%) Finance
17 2 (5.00%) Objective-C

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 20 (50.00%) Drupal
2 10 (25.00%) CMS
3 3 (7.50%) Apache
4 2 (5.00%) Joomla!
Business Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Magento
2 2 (5.00%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) Intranet
1 1 (2.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (52.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Subversion
1 5 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.50%) Xdebug
General
1 6 (15.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.00%) Finance
3 1 (2.50%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 40 (100.00%) Developer
2 26 (65.00%) PHP Developer
3 24 (60.00%) Web Developer
4 10 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 10 (25.00%) Senior Web Developer
4 10 (25.00%) PHP Web Developer
5 9 (22.50%) Junior PHP Web Developer
5 9 (22.50%) Junior PHP Developer
5 9 (22.50%) Junior Developer
5 9 (22.50%) Junior Web Developer
5 9 (22.50%) Junior
5 9 (22.50%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
6 6 (15.00%) PHP Drupal Developer
7 4 (10.00%) PHP LAMP Developer
8 3 (7.50%) Drupal Developer
9 2 (5.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 1 (2.50%) PHP Zend Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (90.00%) HTML
2 35 (87.50%) CSS
3 24 (60.00%) jQuery
4 12 (30.00%) XHTML
5 11 (27.50%) HTML5
6 9 (22.50%) CSS3
7 8 (20.00%) LAMP
8 4 (10.00%) Ajax
9 3 (7.50%) Symfony
10 2 (5.00%) Sass
10 2 (5.00%) AngularJS
10 2 (5.00%) WAMP
11 1 (2.50%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Digital Media
2 4 (10.00%) Open Source
3 2 (5.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.50%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.50%) Linux
2 1 (2.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (22.50%) E-Commerce
2 3 (7.50%) TDD
2 3 (7.50%) Web Development
3 2 (5.00%) MVC
3 2 (5.00%) Analytics
3 2 (5.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 2 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (5.00%) Content Management
3 2 (5.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (2.50%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (2.50%) B2B
4 1 (2.50%) Project Management
4 1 (2.50%) OOP
4 1 (2.50%) OO
4 1 (2.50%) SEO
4 1 (2.50%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 39 (97.50%) PHP
2 26 (65.00%) JavaScript
3 11 (27.50%) Python
4 2 (5.00%) Objective-C
4 2 (5.00%) PHP5
4 2 (5.00%) PHP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) WCAG
1 1 (2.50%) WAI
1 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 5 (12.50%) Zend
2 2 (5.00%) Google
3 1 (2.50%) Rackspace
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