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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank 114 113 120
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +7
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 2 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.11% 0.13% 0.47%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.55% 0.77% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 8
Average salary £32,000 £42,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.70% +25.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £42,500 £27,450
10% offered a salary of more than £34,400 £42,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
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
363 260 408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 19.72% 16.33% 21.31%
Number of salaries quoted 298 241 346
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 22 August 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%) JavaScript
1 7 (87.50%) PHP
1 7 (87.50%) CSS
1 7 (87.50%) XHTML
1 7 (87.50%) Retail
1 7 (87.50%) Ajax
1 7 (87.50%) Web Development
2 6 (75.00%) Symfony
2 6 (75.00%) Zend
2 6 (75.00%) CakePHP
2 6 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (75.00%) Laravel
2 6 (75.00%) Subversion
2 6 (75.00%) E-Commerce
2 6 (75.00%) OOP
2 6 (75.00%) MySQL
3 4 (50.00%) SOAP
4 3 (37.50%) CSS3
4 3 (37.50%) HTML5
4 3 (37.50%) Content Management
5 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (25.00%) Marketing
5 2 (25.00%) LAMP
5 2 (25.00%) Linux
5 2 (25.00%) SEO
6 1 (12.50%) Magento
6 1 (12.50%) Degree
6 1 (12.50%) Copywriting
6 1 (12.50%) Drupal

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Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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%) Drupal
1 1 (12.50%) CMS
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 6 (75.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (75.00%) Subversion
General
1 7 (87.50%) 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 6 (75.00%) PHP Programmer
2 6 (75.00%) Web Programmer
2 6 (75.00%) Programmer
3 5 (62.50%) PHP Developer
3 5 (62.50%) PHP Web Developer
4 4 (50.00%) 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
1 7 (87.50%) XHTML
1 7 (87.50%) Ajax
2 6 (75.00%) Symfony
2 6 (75.00%) CakePHP
2 6 (75.00%) Laravel
3 4 (50.00%) SOAP
4 3 (37.50%) CSS3
4 3 (37.50%) HTML5
5 2 (25.00%) LAMP
6 1 (12.50%) script.aculo.us
6 1 (12.50%) jQuery
6 1 (12.50%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Copywriting
1 1 (12.50%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Web Development
2 6 (75.00%) E-Commerce
2 6 (75.00%) OOP
3 3 (37.50%) Content Management
4 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (25.00%) SEO
5 1 (12.50%) Web Accessibility
5 1 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (12.50%) Web Design
5 1 (12.50%) Pay per click
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
1 7 (87.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Zend
2 1 (12.50%) Adobe
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Bristow Holland
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
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