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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WordPress
Rank 100 110 97
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -13
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 28 10 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.46% 0.58% 1.56%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.48% 2.83% 6.46%
Number of salaries quoted 27 10 27
Average salary £35,000 £31,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,900 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,500 £34,000
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
432 353 418
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 22.59% 20.37% 24.22%
Number of salaries quoted 384 301 365
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +2.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 2 March 2015.

WordPress Salary Histogram in Bristol

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 41 (97.62%) HTML
1 41 (97.62%) CSS
2 40 (95.24%) JavaScript
3 33 (78.57%) PHP
4 23 (54.76%) Drupal
5 22 (52.38%) jQuery
6 18 (42.86%) Node.js
7 17 (40.48%) CSS3
7 17 (40.48%) HTML5
8 14 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 14 (33.33%) User Experience
8 14 (33.33%) Linux
9 13 (30.95%) Java
9 13 (30.95%) Ruby
9 13 (30.95%) Spring
9 13 (30.95%) Ember.js
9 13 (30.95%) NoSQL
9 13 (30.95%) Backbone.js
10 12 (28.57%) MySQL
11 11 (26.19%) nginx
12 10 (23.81%) Photoshop
12 10 (23.81%) OO
13 9 (21.43%) CMS
13 9 (21.43%) Sass
13 9 (21.43%) REST
13 9 (21.43%) OO PHP
14 8 (19.05%) MariaDB
14 8 (19.05%) Vagrant
14 8 (19.05%) Opscode Chef
14 8 (19.05%) Relational Database

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 23 (54.76%) Drupal
2 18 (42.86%) Node.js
3 11 (26.19%) nginx
4 9 (21.43%) CMS
5 6 (14.29%) Umbraco
Applications
1 10 (23.81%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.38%) Fireworks
2 1 (2.38%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (2.38%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (19.05%) PaaS
2 5 (11.90%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (9.52%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (30.95%) NoSQL
2 12 (28.57%) MySQL
3 8 (19.05%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (19.05%) Hadoop
3 8 (19.05%) MongoDB
3 8 (19.05%) Apache Cassandra
3 8 (19.05%) Redis
3 8 (19.05%) Neo4j
3 8 (19.05%) MariaDB
3 8 (19.05%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 5 (11.90%) Subversion
General
1 8 (19.05%) Finance
2 5 (11.90%) Marketing
3 1 (2.38%) Games
Job Titles
1 42 (100.00%) Developer
2 18 (42.86%) Web Developer
3 14 (33.33%) Front-End Developer
4 8 (19.05%) Java Developer
5 5 (11.90%) Lead Developer
6 4 (9.52%) Senior Developer
6 4 (9.52%) Drupal Developer
6 4 (9.52%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Lead Web Developer
7 3 (7.14%) PHP Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Designer
8 2 (4.76%) Lead PHP Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Web Designer
9 1 (2.38%) Graduate Developer
9 1 (2.38%) PHP Web Developer
9 1 (2.38%) Graduate Web Developer
9 1 (2.38%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (97.62%) HTML
1 41 (97.62%) CSS
2 22 (52.38%) jQuery
3 17 (40.48%) HTML5
3 17 (40.48%) CSS3
4 14 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 13 (30.95%) Ember.js
5 13 (30.95%) Backbone.js
5 13 (30.95%) Spring
6 9 (21.43%) REST
6 9 (21.43%) Sass
7 8 (19.05%) Hibernate
7 8 (19.05%) RabbitMQ
7 8 (19.05%) JPA
8 6 (14.29%) Web Services
8 6 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
8 6 (14.29%) LESS
8 6 (14.29%) AngularJS
9 5 (11.90%) Laravel
10 3 (7.14%) HTML5 Canvas
Miscellaneous
1 14 (33.33%) User Experience
2 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.76%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.38%) Copywriting
4 1 (2.38%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 14 (33.33%) Linux
2 3 (7.14%) Mac OS X
2 3 (7.14%) UNIX
2 3 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (23.81%) OO
2 9 (21.43%) OO PHP
3 8 (19.05%) SOA
3 8 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (16.67%) Web Development
5 6 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
6 5 (11.90%) SEO
6 5 (11.90%) Scrum
7 4 (9.52%) MVC
7 4 (9.52%) Kanban
8 3 (7.14%) Web Design
9 1 (2.38%) Digital Marketing
9 1 (2.38%) TDD
9 1 (2.38%) Content Management
9 1 (2.38%) Market Research
9 1 (2.38%) Progressive Enhancement
9 1 (2.38%) Mobile Application Development
9 1 (2.38%) Line Management
9 1 (2.38%) Mentoring
9 1 (2.38%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 40 (95.24%) JavaScript
2 33 (78.57%) PHP
3 13 (30.95%) Ruby
3 13 (30.95%) Java
4 3 (7.14%) CoffeeScript
5 1 (2.38%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (4.76%) Degree
1 2 (4.76%) VCP4
Systems Management
1 8 (19.05%) Vagrant
1 8 (19.05%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.38%) Webmin
Vendors
1 3 (7.14%) EPiServer
2 1 (2.38%) Adobe
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + 10% Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Avon and Somerset Constabulary
Salary: From £33,439 to £35,863 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 16 days ago