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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WordPress
Rank 102 82 110
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +28
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 16 36 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.95% 2.00% 0.93%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.80% 9.78% 5.72%
Number of salaries quoted 13 28 13
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £28,550 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £34,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £31,250
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.00%
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
276 368 297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 16.33% 20.49% 16.23%
Number of salaries quoted 197 299 243
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,950 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £80,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
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 4 May 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
Macclesfield +2 7 £30,000 -7.69% 1
Knutsford - 4 £35,000 -
Chester -8 2 £27,500 -5.17% 2
Warrington +7 1 £25,000 -16.66%
Runcorn - 1 - - 1
WordPress
North West

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 27 (72.97%) HTML
1 27 (72.97%) JavaScript
1 27 (72.97%) jQuery
2 25 (67.57%) HTML5
2 25 (67.57%) CSS
3 23 (62.16%) Marketing
4 17 (45.95%) CMS
4 17 (45.95%) CSS3
5 16 (43.24%) MySQL
6 15 (40.54%) SEO
7 14 (37.84%) Photoshop
7 14 (37.84%) PHP
7 14 (37.84%) Pay per click
7 14 (37.84%) Web Development
8 12 (32.43%) Social Media
8 12 (32.43%) Responsive Web Design
8 12 (32.43%) Umbraco
9 11 (29.73%) EPiServer
9 11 (29.73%) Email Marketing
9 11 (29.73%) Digital Marketing
9 11 (29.73%) Eloqua
9 11 (29.73%) Modernizr
9 11 (29.73%) Silverpop
10 10 (27.03%) Web Design
10 10 (27.03%) SQL
10 10 (27.03%) Adobe
11 9 (24.32%) Project Management
11 9 (24.32%) B2B
11 9 (24.32%) B2C
11 9 (24.32%) C#

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 17 (45.95%) CMS
2 12 (32.43%) Umbraco
3 5 (13.51%) Drupal
3 5 (13.51%) Joomla!
4 1 (2.70%) MODX
Applications
1 14 (37.84%) Photoshop
2 6 (16.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 5 (13.51%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (10.81%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (2.70%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (29.73%) Silverpop
2 5 (13.51%) Google Analytics
3 3 (8.11%) Amazon S3
3 3 (8.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (43.24%) MySQL
2 6 (16.22%) SQL Server
3 3 (8.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (16.22%) Git (software)
2 5 (13.51%) Grunt
3 1 (2.70%) Subversion
3 1 (2.70%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (2.70%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 23 (62.16%) Marketing
2 4 (10.81%) Multimedia
3 1 (2.70%) Finance
3 1 (2.70%) Legal
3 1 (2.70%) Games
3 1 (2.70%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 27 (72.97%) Developer
2 10 (27.03%) Digital Marketing Manager
2 10 (27.03%) Marketing Manager
3 8 (21.62%) Front-End Developer
3 8 (21.62%) Web Developer
4 6 (16.22%) PHP Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Senior Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Senior Web Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Interactive Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Digital Designer
6 2 (5.41%) Designer
6 2 (5.41%) PHP Web Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Junior Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Junior Web Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (72.97%) HTML
1 27 (72.97%) jQuery
2 25 (67.57%) HTML5
2 25 (67.57%) CSS
3 17 (45.95%) CSS3
4 11 (29.73%) Modernizr
5 6 (16.22%) .NET
5 6 (16.22%) Flash
5 6 (16.22%) XML
5 6 (16.22%) Razor View Engine
6 5 (13.51%) Sass
6 5 (13.51%) LESS
7 4 (10.81%) Ajax
8 3 (8.11%) Web Services
8 3 (8.11%) Phalcon
9 2 (5.41%) Sencha Touch
9 2 (5.41%) PhoneGap
9 2 (5.41%) XHTML
9 2 (5.41%) Adobe AIR
10 1 (2.70%) Zurb Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 12 (32.43%) Social Media
2 9 (24.32%) Psychology
2 9 (24.32%) User Experience
3 5 (13.51%) Video Editing
4 4 (10.81%) Animation
5 2 (5.41%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.70%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.11%) UNIX
1 3 (8.11%) Linux
1 3 (8.11%) Apple iOS
1 3 (8.11%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (40.54%) SEO
2 14 (37.84%) Pay per click
2 14 (37.84%) Web Development
3 12 (32.43%) Responsive Web Design
4 11 (29.73%) Email Marketing
4 11 (29.73%) Digital Marketing
5 10 (27.03%) Web Design
6 9 (24.32%) Project Management
6 9 (24.32%) B2B
6 9 (24.32%) B2C
6 9 (24.32%) Logistics
7 6 (16.22%) CRM
8 5 (13.51%) Analytics
8 5 (13.51%) E-Commerce
9 4 (10.81%) Content Management
10 3 (8.11%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (8.11%) Load Balancing
10 3 (8.11%) Android Development
10 3 (8.11%) iOS Development
11 2 (5.41%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 27 (72.97%) JavaScript
2 14 (37.84%) PHP
3 10 (27.03%) SQL
4 9 (24.32%) C#
5 1 (2.70%) Objective-C
5 1 (2.70%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) Plesk
Vendors
1 11 (29.73%) EPiServer
1 11 (29.73%) Eloqua
2 10 (27.03%) Adobe
3 6 (16.22%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (13.51%) Google
5 2 (5.41%) Sencha
6 1 (2.70%) Yahoo!
6 1 (2.70%) Zend
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
The Advocate Group
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hyde, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago