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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WordPress
Rank 83 107 107
Rank change year-on-year
+24 0
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 19 20 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.48% 1.09% 0.88%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.67% 6.19% 4.40%
Number of salaries quoted 17 20 11
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £34,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,400 £45,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £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
285 323 318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 22.20% 17.53% 19.88%
Number of salaries quoted 242 275 257
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £51,500 £65,000
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
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WordPress across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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 7 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Warrington - 5 £32,000 -
Chester +7 4 £34,500 -1.42% 3
Knutsford -2 1 - - 2
WordPress
North West

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 61 (88.41%) HTML
2 60 (86.96%) CSS
3 59 (85.51%) PHP
4 54 (78.26%) JavaScript
5 46 (66.67%) HTML5
6 45 (65.22%) CSS3
6 45 (65.22%) jQuery
7 40 (57.97%) MySQL
8 34 (49.28%) CMS
8 34 (49.28%) Sass
9 31 (44.93%) Git (software)
10 29 (42.03%) Magento
11 28 (40.58%) Drupal
12 22 (31.88%) Web Design
12 22 (31.88%) Linux
12 22 (31.88%) Grunt
13 21 (30.43%) Subversion
14 20 (28.99%) OOP
14 20 (28.99%) .NET
15 19 (27.54%) Adobe
16 17 (24.64%) PHP 5
16 17 (24.64%) JSON
17 16 (23.19%) Analytical Skills
17 16 (23.19%) Front End Development
18 15 (21.74%) XML
19 14 (20.29%) Photoshop
19 14 (20.29%) SSH
19 14 (20.29%) Project Planning
19 14 (20.29%) PuTTY
19 14 (20.29%) Relational Database

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 (49.28%) CMS
2 28 (40.58%) Drupal
3 8 (11.59%) Node.js
4 7 (10.14%) Umbraco
5 6 (8.70%) Joomla!
6 5 (7.25%) IIS
6 5 (7.25%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.45%) Apache
7 1 (1.45%) Kentico
7 1 (1.45%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 14 (20.29%) Photoshop
2 6 (8.70%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (2.90%) InDesign
3 2 (2.90%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (1.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 29 (42.03%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.35%) Google Analytics
3 2 (2.90%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (1.45%) AdWords
4 1 (1.45%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 14 (20.29%) PuTTY
1 14 (20.29%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (57.97%) MySQL
2 14 (20.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 31 (44.93%) Git (software)
2 22 (31.88%) Grunt
3 21 (30.43%) Subversion
4 5 (7.25%) Jenkins
4 5 (7.25%) Visual Studio
5 2 (2.90%) Dreamweaver
5 2 (2.90%) gulp
5 2 (2.90%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.45%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 10 (14.49%) Marketing
2 5 (7.25%) Publishing
3 2 (2.90%) Advertising
3 2 (2.90%) Aerospace
3 2 (2.90%) Automotive
3 2 (2.90%) Finance
3 2 (2.90%) Retail
4 1 (1.45%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 58 (84.06%) Developer
2 46 (66.67%) PHP Developer
3 33 (47.83%) HTML Developer
4 32 (46.38%) HTML CSS Developer
5 18 (26.09%) Web Developer
6 16 (23.19%) Lead Developer
7 14 (20.29%) Lead PHP Developer
7 14 (20.29%) PHP Web Developer
8 11 (15.94%) JavaScript Developer
9 8 (11.59%) Designer
9 8 (11.59%) WordPress Developer
10 6 (8.70%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 6 (8.70%) PHP Laravel Developer
10 6 (8.70%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 6 (8.70%) PHP Symfony Developer
10 6 (8.70%) PHP Zend Developer
10 6 (8.70%) Symfony Developer
10 6 (8.70%) UI Designer
10 6 (8.70%) UI/UX Designer
10 6 (8.70%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (88.41%) HTML
2 60 (86.96%) CSS
3 46 (66.67%) HTML5
4 45 (65.22%) CSS3
4 45 (65.22%) jQuery
5 34 (49.28%) Sass
6 20 (28.99%) .NET
7 17 (24.64%) JSON
8 15 (21.74%) XML
9 11 (15.94%) LAMP
10 9 (13.04%) PhoneGap
11 8 (11.59%) jQTouch
11 8 (11.59%) Laravel
11 8 (11.59%) Sencha Touch
12 7 (10.14%) LESS
13 6 (8.70%) Symfony
14 5 (7.25%) ASP.NET
15 4 (5.80%) XHTML
16 3 (4.35%) Ajax
17 2 (2.90%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 16 (23.19%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (17.39%) User Experience
3 11 (15.94%) Mobile App
4 3 (4.35%) Social Media
5 2 (2.90%) Blog
6 1 (1.45%) Animation
6 1 (1.45%) iPad
6 1 (1.45%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 22 (31.88%) Linux
2 8 (11.59%) Android
2 8 (11.59%) Apple iOS
3 5 (7.25%) Unix
4 2 (2.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (31.88%) Web Design
2 20 (28.99%) OOP
3 16 (23.19%) Front End Development
4 14 (20.29%) Project Planning
5 11 (15.94%) SEO
6 10 (14.49%) Responsive Web Design
7 8 (11.59%) Content Management
7 8 (11.59%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (11.59%) DevOps
8 7 (10.14%) OO PHP
9 6 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (8.70%) E-Commerce
9 6 (8.70%) MVC
9 6 (8.70%) Workflow
10 5 (7.25%) OO
10 5 (7.25%) Scrum
11 4 (5.80%) Analytics
11 4 (5.80%) SDLC
12 3 (4.35%) Digital Marketing
12 3 (4.35%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 59 (85.51%) PHP
2 54 (78.26%) JavaScript
3 17 (24.64%) PHP 5
4 4 (5.80%) C#
4 4 (5.80%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.90%) C
5 2 (2.90%) SQL
System Software
1 5 (7.25%) Docker
Vendors
1 19 (27.54%) Adobe
2 9 (13.04%) Microsoft
3 8 (11.59%) Google
3 8 (11.59%) Sencha
4 7 (10.14%) Zend
5 5 (7.25%) Facebook
5 5 (7.25%) Twitter
6 2 (2.90%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.45%) Appcelerator
7 1 (1.45%) Sitecore
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