The first table below looks at the demand for WordPress skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank 118 110 112
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +2
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 2 3 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.11% 0.18% 0.81%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.61% 1.01% 4.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 14
Average salary £29,750 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,150 £32,500 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £30,350 £42,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -
Application Platforms Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
328 298 363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 18.80% 18.12% 19.61%
Number of salaries quoted 271 279 314
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,300 £32,500 £29,150
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
WordPress
Cambridgeshire

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WordPress across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

WordPress Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

WordPress
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WordPress across the Cambridge region.

WordPress Salary Trend in Cambridge

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 7 (87.50%) HTML
1 7 (87.50%) CSS
2 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (75.00%) PHP
2 6 (75.00%) XHTML
2 6 (75.00%) E-Commerce
2 6 (75.00%) Retail
2 6 (75.00%) Ajax
2 6 (75.00%) Web Development
3 5 (62.50%) Symfony
3 5 (62.50%) Zend
3 5 (62.50%) CakePHP
3 5 (62.50%) Git (software)
3 5 (62.50%) Laravel
3 5 (62.50%) Subversion
3 5 (62.50%) MySQL
3 5 (62.50%) OOP
4 4 (50.00%) SOAP
5 2 (25.00%) CSS3
5 2 (25.00%) HTML5
5 2 (25.00%) Marketing
5 2 (25.00%) Content Management
5 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (25.00%) SEO
6 1 (12.50%) Advertising
6 1 (12.50%) CMS
6 1 (12.50%) LAMP
6 1 (12.50%) Web Design
6 1 (12.50%) Linux
6 1 (12.50%) Flash

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 1 (12.50%) CMS
1 1 (12.50%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Photoshop
1 1 (12.50%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Subversion
1 5 (62.50%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (75.00%) Retail
2 2 (25.00%) Marketing
3 1 (12.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
1 7 (87.50%) Web Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Programmer
2 5 (62.50%) PHP Programmer
2 5 (62.50%) Web Programmer
3 4 (50.00%) PHP Web Developer
3 4 (50.00%) PHP Developer
4 3 (37.50%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 2 (25.00%) Software Engineer
5 2 (25.00%) Web Engineer
6 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) HTML
1 7 (87.50%) CSS
2 6 (75.00%) Ajax
2 6 (75.00%) XHTML
3 5 (62.50%) Laravel
3 5 (62.50%) Symfony
3 5 (62.50%) CakePHP
4 4 (50.00%) SOAP
5 2 (25.00%) HTML5
5 2 (25.00%) CSS3
6 1 (12.50%) LAMP
6 1 (12.50%) Flash
6 1 (12.50%) script.aculo.us
6 1 (12.50%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Copywriting
1 1 (12.50%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) E-Commerce
1 6 (75.00%) Web Development
2 5 (62.50%) OOP
3 2 (25.00%) SEO
3 2 (25.00%) Content Management
3 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (12.50%) Pay per click
4 1 (12.50%) Web Design
4 1 (12.50%) Web Accessibility
4 1 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (75.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Zend
2 1 (12.50%) Adobe