The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WordPress
Rank 112 111 117
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.064% 0.069% 0.055%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.40% 0.44% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £28,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.30%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
WordPress
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Application Platforms Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
249 229 346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 15.83% 15.73% 19.20%
Number of salaries quoted 198 195 293
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £31,600
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £55,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 27 February 2015, 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 6 (85.71%) PHP
1 6 (85.71%) CSS
1 6 (85.71%) HTML
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 5 (71.43%) HTML5
3 4 (57.14%) CSS3
3 4 (57.14%) jQuery
3 4 (57.14%) CMS
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) Marketing
4 2 (28.57%) Web Development
4 2 (28.57%) MVC
4 2 (28.57%) SEO
4 2 (28.57%) Drupal
5 1 (14.29%) BDD
5 1 (14.29%) Hudson
5 1 (14.29%) Yii
5 1 (14.29%) WebGL
5 1 (14.29%) Marketing Strategy
5 1 (14.29%) concrete5
5 1 (14.29%) Behat
5 1 (14.29%) GitHub
5 1 (14.29%) Sass
5 1 (14.29%) LESS
5 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
5 1 (14.29%) OO PHP
5 1 (14.29%) Degree
5 1 (14.29%) Creative Marketing
5 1 (14.29%) Symfony
5 1 (14.29%) Zend

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Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 4 (57.14%) CMS
2 2 (28.57%) Drupal
3 1 (14.29%) concrete5
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) JUnit
1 1 (14.29%) Subversion
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) PHPUnit
1 1 (14.29%) Hudson
1 1 (14.29%) Behat
General
1 2 (28.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
1 5 (71.43%) Web Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Development Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Junior Developer
2 1 (14.29%) PHP Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Junior Web Developer
2 1 (14.29%) IT Development Manager
2 1 (14.29%) PHP Web Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Web Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) .NET Development Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Junior
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) CSS
1 6 (85.71%) HTML
2 5 (71.43%) HTML5
3 4 (57.14%) CSS3
3 4 (57.14%) jQuery
4 1 (14.29%) RESTful
4 1 (14.29%) .NET
4 1 (14.29%) XML
4 1 (14.29%) LAMP
4 1 (14.29%) Symfony
4 1 (14.29%) Sass
4 1 (14.29%) LESS
4 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
4 1 (14.29%) Yii
4 1 (14.29%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) MVC
1 2 (28.57%) SEO
1 2 (28.57%) Web Development
2 1 (14.29%) Creative Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) BDD
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing Strategy
2 1 (14.29%) OO PHP
2 1 (14.29%) Scrum
2 1 (14.29%) TDD
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) OO
2 1 (14.29%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) PHP
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Apple
1 1 (14.29%) Zend
1 1 (14.29%) Sitecore
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