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

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank 90 114 96
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -18
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 33 9 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.74% 0.53% 2.02%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.57% 2.78% 10.14%
Number of salaries quoted 30 7 44
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% +14.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,700 £23,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £33,500 £34,250
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
345 324 444
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 18.19% 18.95% 19.89%
Number of salaries quoted 307 281 418
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 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £49,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 22 December 2014.

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 22 December 2014. 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 +19 18 £45,000 -
Chester +15 6 £30,000 +30.43% 1
Wilmslow - 5 £40,000 -
Knutsford - 1 £51,500 -
Nantwich - 1 £25,000 -
WordPress
North West

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 52 (98.11%) CSS
2 51 (96.23%) HTML
3 42 (79.25%) JavaScript
3 42 (79.25%) jQuery
4 39 (73.58%) HTML5
5 34 (64.15%) CMS
6 32 (60.38%) Umbraco
7 31 (58.49%) CSS3
8 28 (52.83%) MySQL
9 26 (49.06%) Marketing
10 25 (47.17%) SQL
10 25 (47.17%) EPiServer
11 24 (45.28%) Email Marketing
11 24 (45.28%) Modernizr
11 24 (45.28%) Eloqua
11 24 (45.28%) Photoshop
12 22 (41.51%) Responsive Web Design
13 21 (39.62%) Social Media
14 20 (37.74%) PHP
15 19 (35.85%) .NET
15 19 (35.85%) C#
16 17 (32.08%) Razor View Engine
17 14 (26.42%) Git (software)
18 12 (22.64%) Sass
18 12 (22.64%) LESS
18 12 (22.64%) Grunt
18 12 (22.64%) Salesforce.com
18 12 (22.64%) XML
18 12 (22.64%) CRM
18 12 (22.64%) SQL Server

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 34 (64.15%) CMS
2 32 (60.38%) Umbraco
3 9 (16.98%) Sitecore CMS
3 9 (16.98%) Drupal
4 3 (5.66%) Commerce Server
4 3 (5.66%) WebSphere
4 3 (5.66%) Confluence
4 3 (5.66%) concrete5
Applications
1 24 (45.28%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (16.98%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.21%) Amazon S3
1 7 (13.21%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.89%) MailChimp
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (52.83%) MySQL
2 12 (22.64%) SQL Server
3 7 (13.21%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 14 (26.42%) Git (software)
2 12 (22.64%) Grunt
3 3 (5.66%) JIRA
3 3 (5.66%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (5.66%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.89%) Subversion
General
1 26 (49.06%) Marketing
2 3 (5.66%) Retail
3 1 (1.89%) Legal
3 1 (1.89%) Advertising
3 1 (1.89%) Games
Job Titles
1 52 (98.11%) Developer
2 17 (32.08%) Web Developer
3 16 (30.19%) Front-End Developer
4 9 (16.98%) Front-End Web Developer
5 8 (15.09%) Senior Developer
5 8 (15.09%) Senior Web Developer
6 7 (13.21%) PHP Developer
7 5 (9.43%) C# Developer
7 5 (9.43%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 3 (5.66%) UI Programmer
8 3 (5.66%) UI Developer
9 1 (1.89%) PHP Magento Developer
9 1 (1.89%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 1 (1.89%) Sitecore Developer
9 1 (1.89%) Magento Developer
9 1 (1.89%) Senior Digital Producer
9 1 (1.89%) Senior Producer
9 1 (1.89%) Digital Producer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (98.11%) CSS
2 51 (96.23%) HTML
3 42 (79.25%) jQuery
4 39 (73.58%) HTML5
5 31 (58.49%) CSS3
6 24 (45.28%) Modernizr
7 19 (35.85%) .NET
8 17 (32.08%) Razor View Engine
9 12 (22.64%) Sass
9 12 (22.64%) LESS
9 12 (22.64%) XML
10 9 (16.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 8 (15.09%) Ajax
12 7 (13.21%) Web Services
12 7 (13.21%) Phalcon
13 6 (11.32%) ASP.NET
14 5 (9.43%) ASP.NET MVC
14 5 (9.43%) PhoneGap
14 5 (9.43%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 3 (5.66%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 21 (39.62%) Social Media
2 5 (9.43%) W3C
2 5 (9.43%) Open Source
3 3 (5.66%) Life Science
3 3 (5.66%) FMCG
3 3 (5.66%) Mobile App
3 3 (5.66%) User Experience
4 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.89%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.09%) Linux
2 7 (13.21%) UNIX
3 4 (7.55%) Android
3 4 (7.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (45.28%) Email Marketing
2 22 (41.51%) Responsive Web Design
3 12 (22.64%) CRM
3 12 (22.64%) MVC
4 11 (20.75%) E-Commerce
5 10 (18.87%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (13.21%) Load Balancing
7 6 (11.32%) Web Design
8 4 (7.55%) Content Management
8 4 (7.55%) Web Development
8 4 (7.55%) Android Development
8 4 (7.55%) iOS Development
9 3 (5.66%) Kanban
9 3 (5.66%) Business Development
9 3 (5.66%) Mobile Application Development
9 3 (5.66%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (5.66%) Scrum
10 1 (1.89%) Project Management
10 1 (1.89%) Technical Architecture
10 1 (1.89%) OO
Programming Languages
1 42 (79.25%) JavaScript
2 25 (47.17%) SQL
3 20 (37.74%) PHP
4 19 (35.85%) C#
5 4 (7.55%) Java
6 1 (1.89%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (13.21%) Degree
2 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 25 (47.17%) EPiServer
2 24 (45.28%) Eloqua
3 12 (22.64%) Salesforce.com
4 9 (16.98%) Sitecore
5 6 (11.32%) Twitter
6 5 (9.43%) F5
7 4 (7.55%) Zend
8 3 (5.66%) Atlassian
8 3 (5.66%) ATG
8 3 (5.66%) IBM
9 1 (1.89%) Microsoft
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