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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WordPress
Rank 117 115 113
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 17 18 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.92% 0.89% 1.04%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.53% 3.77% 5.05%
Number of salaries quoted 17 18 21
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £24,200 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £42,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £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
481 477 416
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 25.96% 23.56% 20.51%
Number of salaries quoted 448 420 355
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £57,500
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 30 April 2016.

WordPress Salary Histogram in Bristol

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 28 (84.85%) HTML
1 28 (84.85%) CSS
2 27 (81.82%) JavaScript
3 26 (78.79%) PHP
4 17 (51.52%) MVC
5 16 (48.48%) Web Development
6 14 (42.42%) jQuery
6 14 (42.42%) HTML5
7 13 (39.39%) CSS3
8 12 (36.36%) Front End Development
8 12 (36.36%) CMS
8 12 (36.36%) OO
9 10 (30.30%) Linux
10 9 (27.27%) LAMP
11 8 (24.24%) Zend
11 8 (24.24%) Node.js
11 8 (24.24%) Grunt
11 8 (24.24%) OO PHP
12 7 (21.21%) User Experience
13 6 (18.18%) Git (software)
13 6 (18.18%) Umbraco
13 6 (18.18%) Unix
13 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
13 6 (18.18%) Sass
14 5 (15.15%) Software Engineering
14 5 (15.15%) Symfony
14 5 (15.15%) Drupal
14 5 (15.15%) MySQL
15 4 (12.12%) XML
15 4 (12.12%) Adobe

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 12 (36.36%) CMS
2 8 (24.24%) Node.js
3 6 (18.18%) Umbraco
4 5 (15.15%) Drupal
5 3 (9.09%) Kentico
5 3 (9.09%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (9.09%) Sitefinity
6 1 (3.03%) Apache
6 1 (3.03%) Joomla!
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.15%) MySQL
2 3 (9.09%) RDBMS
2 3 (9.09%) Relational Database
2 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (24.24%) Grunt
2 6 (18.18%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (12.12%) Telecoms
2 3 (9.09%) Marketing
3 2 (6.06%) Advertising
3 2 (6.06%) Finance
4 1 (3.03%) Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (93.94%) Developer
2 20 (60.61%) PHP Developer
3 17 (51.52%) Senior Developer
4 11 (33.33%) Senior PHP Developer
5 7 (21.21%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 6 (18.18%) WordPress Developer
7 5 (15.15%) Team Leader
8 3 (9.09%) HTML CSS Developer
8 3 (9.09%) HTML Developer
8 3 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (9.09%) Lead Developer
8 3 (9.09%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 3 (9.09%) Web Developer
9 2 (6.06%) PHP Web Developer
10 1 (3.03%) .NET Developer
10 1 (3.03%) .NET Team Leader
10 1 (3.03%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 1 (3.03%) Lead .NET Developer
10 1 (3.03%) Senior WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (84.85%) CSS
1 28 (84.85%) HTML
2 14 (42.42%) HTML5
2 14 (42.42%) jQuery
3 13 (39.39%) CSS3
4 9 (27.27%) LAMP
5 6 (18.18%) Sass
6 5 (15.15%) Symfony
7 4 (12.12%) XML
8 3 (9.09%) .NET
8 3 (9.09%) .NET Framework
8 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET
8 3 (9.09%) DHTML
8 3 (9.09%) DOM
8 3 (9.09%) Laravel
8 3 (9.09%) XHTML
8 3 (9.09%) XSL
9 1 (3.03%) AngularJS
9 1 (3.03%) Backbone.js
9 1 (3.03%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) User Experience
2 3 (9.09%) Digital Media
2 3 (9.09%) Mobile App
2 3 (9.09%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 10 (30.30%) Linux
2 6 (18.18%) Unix
3 3 (9.09%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (51.52%) MVC
2 16 (48.48%) Web Development
3 12 (36.36%) Front End Development
3 12 (36.36%) OO
4 8 (24.24%) OO PHP
5 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (15.15%) Software Engineering
7 3 (9.09%) Automated Testing
7 3 (9.09%) OOD
7 3 (9.09%) Open Source
7 3 (9.09%) Project Management
7 3 (9.09%) Regression Testing
7 3 (9.09%) UX Design
8 1 (3.03%) Content Management
8 1 (3.03%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (3.03%) OOP
8 1 (3.03%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 27 (81.82%) JavaScript
2 26 (78.79%) PHP
3 3 (9.09%) C#
3 3 (9.09%) SQL
3 3 (9.09%) XPath
4 1 (3.03%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (24.24%) Zend
2 4 (12.12%) Adobe
3 3 (9.09%) Sitecore
Bristol Area
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £21000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago