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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WordPress
Rank 97 95 109
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +14
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 25 28 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.46% 1.57% 0.69%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.40% 6.70% 3.55%
Number of salaries quoted 21 23 10
Average salary £26,500 £30,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.11% +10.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £25,000 £21,300
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,500 £31,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -3.22%
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
338 418 338
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 19.69% 23.40% 19.47%
Number of salaries quoted 248 329 289
Average salary £40,000 £35,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% -6.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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
Warrington +12 8 £26,000 +40.54% 2
Chester -12 4 £22,250 -19.09% 4
Northwich 0 3 £27,250 -16.15% 1
Runcorn - 1 - -
Wilmslow - 1 £23,500 -
WordPress
North West

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 33 (78.57%) HTML
2 31 (73.81%) CSS
3 29 (69.05%) PHP
3 29 (69.05%) jQuery
4 23 (54.76%) JavaScript
5 22 (52.38%) MySQL
6 19 (45.24%) Marketing
7 18 (42.86%) Web Development
8 17 (40.48%) Magento
8 17 (40.48%) HTML5
8 17 (40.48%) CMS
9 16 (38.10%) SEO
10 15 (35.71%) Adobe
11 13 (30.95%) User Experience
12 11 (26.19%) Pay per click
13 9 (21.43%) Joomla!
13 9 (21.43%) CakePHP
13 9 (21.43%) Digital Marketing
13 9 (21.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 9 (21.43%) CSS3
13 9 (21.43%) MVC
13 9 (21.43%) OOP
14 8 (19.05%) Flash
14 8 (19.05%) Content Management
14 8 (19.05%) Responsive Web Design
14 8 (19.05%) Drupal
15 7 (16.67%) Sass
15 7 (16.67%) Subversion
15 7 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
15 7 (16.67%) Web Design

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (40.48%) CMS
2 9 (21.43%) Joomla!
3 8 (19.05%) Drupal
4 6 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (4.76%) MS Exchange
5 2 (4.76%) SharePoint
5 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (2.38%) MODX
Applications
1 9 (21.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 7 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
2 7 (16.67%) Photoshop
3 6 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (9.52%) MS Office
5 2 (4.76%) MS Excel
5 2 (4.76%) InDesign
6 1 (2.38%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 17 (40.48%) Magento
2 2 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.90%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) Intranet
2 2 (4.76%) DNS
2 2 (4.76%) Firewall
2 2 (4.76%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (52.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (16.67%) Subversion
2 6 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 5 (11.90%) Grunt
4 3 (7.14%) Dreamweaver
5 2 (4.76%) gulp
6 1 (2.38%) Mercurial
6 1 (2.38%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 19 (45.24%) Marketing
2 4 (9.52%) Multimedia
3 3 (7.14%) Finance
4 1 (2.38%) Automotive
4 1 (2.38%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 31 (73.81%) Developer
2 19 (45.24%) PHP Developer
3 12 (28.57%) Web Developer
4 7 (16.67%) Digital Marketing Manager
4 7 (16.67%) Marketing Manager
5 5 (11.90%) Junior Developer
5 5 (11.90%) Junior
5 5 (11.90%) Senior Developer
6 4 (9.52%) Junior PHP Developer
6 4 (9.52%) Designer
7 3 (7.14%) Front-End Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
7 3 (7.14%) PHP Web Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Senior PHP Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Senior Web Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Graphic Designer
8 2 (4.76%) Digital Designer
8 2 (4.76%) Interactive Developer
9 1 (2.38%) IT Support
9 1 (2.38%) IT Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (78.57%) HTML
2 31 (73.81%) CSS
3 29 (69.05%) jQuery
4 17 (40.48%) HTML5
5 9 (21.43%) CakePHP
5 9 (21.43%) CSS3
6 8 (19.05%) Flash
7 7 (16.67%) Sass
8 4 (9.52%) Ajax
9 2 (4.76%) XHTML
9 2 (4.76%) LAMP
9 2 (4.76%) LESS
9 2 (4.76%) PhoneGap
9 2 (4.76%) Sencha Touch
9 2 (4.76%) JSON
9 2 (4.76%) Adobe AIR
10 1 (2.38%) Zurb Foundation
10 1 (2.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (2.38%) REST
10 1 (2.38%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (30.95%) User Experience
2 6 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 6 (14.29%) Psychology
3 5 (11.90%) Video Editing
4 4 (9.52%) Animation
5 2 (4.76%) Client/Server
5 2 (4.76%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.38%) Blog
6 1 (2.38%) Social Media
6 1 (2.38%) NHS
6 1 (2.38%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.90%) Android
2 3 (7.14%) Apple iOS
3 2 (4.76%) Mac OS X
3 2 (4.76%) Windows
3 2 (4.76%) Windows 8
3 2 (4.76%) Windows Phone
3 2 (4.76%) Windows 7
3 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.38%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (42.86%) Web Development
2 16 (38.10%) SEO
3 11 (26.19%) Pay per click
4 9 (21.43%) Digital Marketing
4 9 (21.43%) MVC
4 9 (21.43%) OOP
5 8 (19.05%) Content Management
5 8 (19.05%) Responsive Web Design
6 7 (16.67%) Web Design
7 6 (14.29%) E-Commerce
7 6 (14.29%) Project Management
7 6 (14.29%) B2B
7 6 (14.29%) B2C
7 6 (14.29%) Logistics
7 6 (14.29%) Time Management
8 5 (11.90%) Analytics
9 3 (7.14%) Android Development
9 3 (7.14%) iOS Development
10 2 (4.76%) CRM
10 2 (4.76%) OO
Programming Languages
1 29 (69.05%) PHP
2 23 (54.76%) JavaScript
3 5 (11.90%) SQL
4 2 (4.76%) C#
5 1 (2.38%) PHP5
5 1 (2.38%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (2.38%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) Plesk
Vendors
1 15 (35.71%) Adobe
2 5 (11.90%) Google
3 4 (9.52%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.76%) Quark
4 2 (4.76%) Sencha
5 1 (2.38%) Yahoo!
5 1 (2.38%) Sony
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Posted: 14 hours ago
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