The table below looks at the statistics for WordPress skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire 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 104 97 110
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +13
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 17 18 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.91% 1.15% 1.51%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.70% 5.96% 9.74%
Number of salaries quoted 17 14 29
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +14.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,200 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £33,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
WordPress
North 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 Cheshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
298 302 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 15.94% 19.32% 15.45%
Number of salaries quoted 247 244 274
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

WordPress Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

WordPress
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

WordPress Salary Trend in Cheshire

WordPress
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WordPress across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

WordPress Salary Histogram in Cheshire

WordPress
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WordPress within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford - 9 £35,000 -
Macclesfield -18 4 £45,000 +38.46% 3
Chester +5 1 £40,000 +23.07%
Warrington -2 1 £25,000 -25.92%
Wilmslow - 1 £40,000 -
WordPress
North West

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 34 (77.27%) HTML
1 34 (77.27%) CSS
2 32 (72.73%) JavaScript
2 32 (72.73%) jQuery
3 29 (65.91%) HTML5
3 29 (65.91%) Marketing
4 22 (50.00%) CMS
4 22 (50.00%) CSS3
4 22 (50.00%) Umbraco
5 21 (47.73%) Social Media
5 21 (47.73%) SQL
6 19 (43.18%) MySQL
6 19 (43.18%) Photoshop
7 18 (40.91%) Email Marketing
7 18 (40.91%) Modernizr
7 18 (40.91%) EPiServer
7 18 (40.91%) Eloqua
7 18 (40.91%) Responsive Web Design
8 15 (34.09%) .NET
8 15 (34.09%) PHP
8 15 (34.09%) C#
9 14 (31.82%) Razor View Engine
10 12 (27.27%) SQL Server
10 12 (27.27%) XML
10 12 (27.27%) CRM
10 12 (27.27%) Salesforce.com
11 10 (22.73%) Project Management
11 10 (22.73%) SEO
11 10 (22.73%) Digital Marketing
11 10 (22.73%) Web Development

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 22 (50.00%) CMS
1 22 (50.00%) Umbraco
2 2 (4.55%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (2.27%) MODX
Applications
1 19 (43.18%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Magento
2 1 (2.27%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.91%) Amazon S3
1 7 (15.91%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.27%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (43.18%) MySQL
2 12 (27.27%) SQL Server
3 7 (15.91%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 6 (13.64%) Grunt
3 1 (2.27%) Subversion
General
1 29 (65.91%) Marketing
2 1 (2.27%) Finance
2 1 (2.27%) Legal
2 1 (2.27%) Games
Job Titles
1 34 (77.27%) Developer
2 12 (27.27%) Web Developer
3 10 (22.73%) Front-End Developer
4 9 (20.45%) Marketing Manager
4 9 (20.45%) Digital Marketing Manager
5 8 (18.18%) Senior Developer
5 8 (18.18%) Senior Web Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Front-End Web Developer
7 2 (4.55%) C# Developer
8 1 (2.27%) Junior Developer
8 1 (2.27%) PHP Developer
8 1 (2.27%) Junior Web Developer
8 1 (2.27%) Senior Digital Producer
8 1 (2.27%) PHP LAMP Developer
8 1 (2.27%) Digital Producer
8 1 (2.27%) Senior Producer
8 1 (2.27%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (77.27%) HTML
1 34 (77.27%) CSS
2 32 (72.73%) jQuery
3 29 (65.91%) HTML5
4 22 (50.00%) CSS3
5 18 (40.91%) Modernizr
6 15 (34.09%) .NET
7 14 (31.82%) Razor View Engine
8 12 (27.27%) XML
9 7 (15.91%) Web Services
9 7 (15.91%) Ajax
9 7 (15.91%) Phalcon
10 6 (13.64%) Sass
10 6 (13.64%) LESS
11 3 (6.82%) XHTML
12 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
12 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET
12 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 2 (4.55%) PhoneGap
13 1 (2.27%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (47.73%) Social Media
2 9 (20.45%) User Experience
2 9 (20.45%) Psychology
3 3 (6.82%) Life Science
4 2 (4.55%) W3C
5 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.27%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 8 (18.18%) Linux
2 7 (15.91%) UNIX
3 1 (2.27%) Android
3 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.91%) Email Marketing
1 18 (40.91%) Responsive Web Design
2 12 (27.27%) CRM
3 10 (22.73%) SEO
3 10 (22.73%) Project Management
3 10 (22.73%) Pay per click
3 10 (22.73%) Web Development
3 10 (22.73%) Digital Marketing
4 9 (20.45%) Logistics
4 9 (20.45%) B2B
4 9 (20.45%) B2C
5 8 (18.18%) E-Commerce
6 7 (15.91%) Web Design
6 7 (15.91%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (15.91%) Load Balancing
7 5 (11.36%) MVC
8 4 (9.09%) Content Management
9 3 (6.82%) Business Development
10 1 (2.27%) Technical Architecture
10 1 (2.27%) Competitor Analysis
Programming Languages
1 32 (72.73%) JavaScript
2 21 (47.73%) SQL
3 15 (34.09%) PHP
3 15 (34.09%) C#
4 1 (2.27%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (15.91%) Degree
Vendors
1 18 (40.91%) EPiServer
1 18 (40.91%) Eloqua
2 12 (27.27%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (9.09%) Zend
4 2 (4.55%) Sitecore
5 1 (2.27%) Adobe
5 1 (2.27%) Yahoo!
5 1 (2.27%) Google
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