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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WordPress
Rank 115 98 104
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +6
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 15 30 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.83% 1.57% 1.18%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.27% 7.59% 5.15%
Number of salaries quoted 15 29 20
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
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
459 395 388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 25.36% 20.70% 22.84%
Number of salaries quoted 426 361 342
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £55,000
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 5 February 2016.

WordPress Salary Histogram in Bristol

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 26 (89.66%) HTML
1 26 (89.66%) JavaScript
1 26 (89.66%) CSS
2 22 (75.86%) MVC
3 19 (65.52%) PHP
4 14 (48.28%) jQuery
4 14 (48.28%) HTML5
5 13 (44.83%) CSS3
5 13 (44.83%) CMS
6 10 (34.48%) LAMP
6 10 (34.48%) OO
6 10 (34.48%) Umbraco
6 10 (34.48%) OO PHP
7 9 (31.03%) Zend
7 9 (31.03%) ASP.NET
7 9 (31.03%) .NET
8 8 (27.59%) C#
8 8 (27.59%) DHTML
8 8 (27.59%) SQL
8 8 (27.59%) XML
8 8 (27.59%) DOM
8 8 (27.59%) XSL
8 8 (27.59%) SQL Server
8 8 (27.59%) XHTML
8 8 (27.59%) W3C
8 8 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (27.59%) .NET Framework
8 8 (27.59%) XPath
8 8 (27.59%) Sitecore CMS
8 8 (27.59%) Sitecore

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 13 (44.83%) CMS
2 10 (34.48%) Umbraco
3 8 (27.59%) Kentico
3 8 (27.59%) Node.js
3 8 (27.59%) Sitecore CMS
3 8 (27.59%) Sitefinity
4 3 (10.34%) Drupal
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (27.59%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.34%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (27.59%) Git (software)
1 8 (27.59%) Grunt
2 2 (6.90%) PHPUnit
3 1 (3.45%) Subversion
General
1 2 (6.90%) Marketing
2 1 (3.45%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 25 (86.21%) Developer
2 17 (58.62%) Senior Developer
3 16 (55.17%) PHP Developer
4 10 (34.48%) Senior PHP Developer
4 10 (34.48%) Team Leader
5 6 (20.69%) Lead Developer
6 3 (10.34%) .NET Team Leader
7 2 (6.90%) .NET Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (6.90%) Lead .NET Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Senior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (6.90%) WordPress Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Senior WordPress Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Technical Leader
8 1 (3.45%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (89.66%) CSS
1 26 (89.66%) HTML
2 14 (48.28%) HTML5
2 14 (48.28%) jQuery
3 13 (44.83%) CSS3
4 10 (34.48%) LAMP
5 9 (31.03%) .NET
5 9 (31.03%) ASP.NET
6 8 (27.59%) .NET Framework
6 8 (27.59%) DHTML
6 8 (27.59%) DOM
6 8 (27.59%) XHTML
6 8 (27.59%) XML
6 8 (27.59%) XSL
7 6 (20.69%) Sass
8 2 (6.90%) Symfony
9 1 (3.45%) Semantic HTML
9 1 (3.45%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) W3C
2 2 (6.90%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (24.14%) Linux
2 6 (20.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (75.86%) MVC
2 10 (34.48%) OO
2 10 (34.48%) OO PHP
3 8 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (27.59%) Front End Development
4 7 (24.14%) Open Source
4 7 (24.14%) Project Management
4 7 (24.14%) Regression Testing
4 7 (24.14%) Web Development
5 6 (20.69%) Software Engineering
6 2 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (6.90%) Unit Testing
7 1 (3.45%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.45%) OOP
7 1 (3.45%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 26 (89.66%) JavaScript
2 19 (65.52%) PHP
3 8 (27.59%) C#
3 8 (27.59%) SQL
3 8 (27.59%) XPath
4 1 (3.45%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (31.03%) Zend
2 8 (27.59%) Sitecore
Bristol, Avon
Robert Half
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago