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

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WordPress
Rank 131 106 111
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +5
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 9 19 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.48% 1.05% 0.50%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.77% 5.12% 2.65%
Number of salaries quoted 9 19 8
Average salary £26,500 £28,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.35% -5.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £27,400 £22,050
10% offered a salary of more than £33,400 £30,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -1.63%
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
508 371 302
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 27.14% 20.49% 18.83%
Number of salaries quoted 446 309 276
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,050 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 4 August 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 23 (95.83%) HTML
1 23 (95.83%) CSS
2 22 (91.67%) JavaScript
2 22 (91.67%) PHP
3 14 (58.33%) Git (software)
4 13 (54.17%) jQuery
5 11 (45.83%) LAMP
6 10 (41.67%) CMS
7 9 (37.50%) Marketing
7 9 (37.50%) HTML5
7 9 (37.50%) CSS3
8 8 (33.33%) Drupal
9 7 (29.17%) User Experience
9 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (25.00%) Zend
11 5 (20.83%) MySQL
11 5 (20.83%) Photoshop
11 5 (20.83%) Web Services
11 5 (20.83%) XHTML
11 5 (20.83%) MVC
11 5 (20.83%) Node.js
11 5 (20.83%) Amazon AWS
12 4 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
12 4 (16.67%) Doctrine
12 4 (16.67%) Adobe
12 4 (16.67%) Google
12 4 (16.67%) Scrum
13 3 (12.50%) Web Development
13 3 (12.50%) OO
13 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 10 (41.67%) CMS
2 8 (33.33%) Drupal
3 5 (20.83%) Node.js
4 2 (8.33%) Umbraco
5 1 (4.17%) nginx
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.83%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (58.33%) Git (software)
2 3 (12.50%) PHPUnit
3 2 (8.33%) Subversion
4 1 (4.17%) JIRA
General
1 9 (37.50%) Marketing
2 1 (4.17%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 24 (100.00%) Developer
2 12 (50.00%) Web Developer
3 10 (41.67%) PHP Developer
4 6 (25.00%) Lead Developer
4 6 (25.00%) Front-End Developer
5 5 (20.83%) Lead Web Developer
6 4 (16.67%) Front-End Web Developer
7 3 (12.50%) Senior Developer
8 2 (8.33%) Junior Developer
8 2 (8.33%) Junior Web Developer
8 2 (8.33%) Junior
8 2 (8.33%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 2 (8.33%) Drupal Developer
8 2 (8.33%) PHP Drupal Developer
9 1 (4.17%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 1 (4.17%) Senior PHP Developer
9 1 (4.17%) Lead PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (95.83%) HTML
1 23 (95.83%) CSS
2 13 (54.17%) jQuery
3 11 (45.83%) LAMP
4 9 (37.50%) HTML5
4 9 (37.50%) CSS3
5 5 (20.83%) Web Services
5 5 (20.83%) XHTML
6 4 (16.67%) Doctrine
7 3 (12.50%) Sass
8 2 (8.33%) Laravel
8 2 (8.33%) Symfony
9 1 (4.17%) Zend Framework
9 1 (4.17%) REST
9 1 (4.17%) SOAP
9 1 (4.17%) LESS
9 1 (4.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) User Experience
2 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.33%) Photography
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (20.83%) MVC
3 4 (16.67%) Scrum
3 4 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (12.50%) OO PHP
4 3 (12.50%) OO
4 3 (12.50%) Web Development
5 2 (8.33%) Unit Testing
5 2 (8.33%) Kanban
5 2 (8.33%) Web Design
6 1 (4.17%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 22 (91.67%) JavaScript
1 22 (91.67%) PHP
2 1 (4.17%) Python
2 1 (4.17%) Ruby
2 1 (4.17%) PHP5
2 1 (4.17%) CoffeeScript
2 1 (4.17%) Java
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Zend
2 4 (16.67%) Adobe
2 4 (16.67%) Google
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