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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WordPress
Rank 104 94 107
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +13
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 19 27 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.08% 1.58% 0.83%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.99% 7.20% 4.13%
Number of salaries quoted 16 23 11
Average salary £27,250 £30,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.16% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,750 £26,700 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,500 £31,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.76%
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
317 375 363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 18.01% 21.99% 19.98%
Number of salaries quoted 237 300 304
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,700 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
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 3 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 3 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
Chester -7 5 £25,000 -16.66% 2
Warrington +3 4 £18,000 -40.00% 2
Macclesfield +18 2 £32,500 +8.33% 1
Runcorn - 1 - -
Wilmslow - 1 £23,500 -
WordPress
North West

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 3 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 23 (67.65%) HTML
2 21 (61.76%) CSS
3 20 (58.82%) PHP
3 20 (58.82%) jQuery
4 18 (52.94%) Marketing
5 16 (47.06%) SEO
5 16 (47.06%) JavaScript
5 16 (47.06%) Web Development
6 15 (44.12%) MySQL
7 14 (41.18%) Pay per click
8 13 (38.24%) HTML5
9 12 (35.29%) User Experience
9 12 (35.29%) CMS
9 12 (35.29%) Adobe
10 11 (32.35%) Digital Marketing
10 11 (32.35%) Magento
11 9 (26.47%) Logistics
11 9 (26.47%) B2B
11 9 (26.47%) B2C
11 9 (26.47%) Project Management
11 9 (26.47%) Psychology
12 8 (23.53%) Drupal
12 8 (23.53%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 7 (20.59%) Flash
14 6 (17.65%) Content Management
14 6 (17.65%) Adobe Illustrator
14 6 (17.65%) Web Design
15 5 (14.71%) MVC
15 5 (14.71%) MS PowerPoint
15 5 (14.71%) Google

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 12 (35.29%) CMS
2 8 (23.53%) Drupal
3 5 (14.71%) Joomla!
4 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
4 2 (5.88%) MS Exchange
4 2 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (2.94%) MODX
Applications
1 8 (23.53%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 6 (17.65%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (14.71%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (11.76%) Photoshop
5 3 (8.82%) MS Office
6 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
6 1 (2.94%) InDesign
6 1 (2.94%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 11 (32.35%) Magento
2 2 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.71%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) Intranet
2 2 (5.88%) Firewall
2 2 (5.88%) Network Security
2 2 (5.88%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (44.12%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Subversion
2 3 (8.82%) Git (software)
2 3 (8.82%) Grunt
3 2 (5.88%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (2.94%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 18 (52.94%) Marketing
2 4 (11.76%) Multimedia
3 3 (8.82%) Finance
4 1 (2.94%) Automotive
4 1 (2.94%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 21 (61.76%) Developer
2 14 (41.18%) PHP Developer
3 10 (29.41%) Marketing Manager
3 10 (29.41%) Digital Marketing Manager
4 7 (20.59%) Web Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Senior Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Junior
5 3 (8.82%) Junior Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Front-End Developer
5 3 (8.82%) PHP Web Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Designer
6 2 (5.88%) Digital Designer
6 2 (5.88%) Senior PHP Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Junior PHP Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Interactive Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Front-End Web Developer
7 1 (2.94%) IT Support
7 1 (2.94%) Junior Web Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Graphic Designer
7 1 (2.94%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (67.65%) HTML
2 21 (61.76%) CSS
3 20 (58.82%) jQuery
4 13 (38.24%) HTML5
5 7 (20.59%) Flash
6 5 (14.71%) CSS3
6 5 (14.71%) CakePHP
7 4 (11.76%) Ajax
7 4 (11.76%) Sass
8 2 (5.88%) Adobe AIR
8 2 (5.88%) PhoneGap
8 2 (5.88%) Sencha Touch
8 2 (5.88%) XHTML
8 2 (5.88%) LAMP
9 1 (2.94%) LESS
9 1 (2.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (2.94%) Zurb Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 12 (35.29%) User Experience
2 9 (26.47%) Psychology
3 5 (14.71%) Video Editing
4 4 (11.76%) Animation
5 2 (5.88%) Client/Server
5 2 (5.88%) Data Centre
5 2 (5.88%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.94%) Blog
6 1 (2.94%) Social Media
6 1 (2.94%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.71%) Android
2 3 (8.82%) Apple iOS
3 2 (5.88%) Windows 8
3 2 (5.88%) Windows Phone
3 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (5.88%) Windows 7
3 2 (5.88%) Windows
4 1 (2.94%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (47.06%) SEO
1 16 (47.06%) Web Development
2 14 (41.18%) Pay per click
3 11 (32.35%) Digital Marketing
4 9 (26.47%) Logistics
4 9 (26.47%) B2B
4 9 (26.47%) B2C
4 9 (26.47%) Project Management
5 6 (17.65%) Web Design
5 6 (17.65%) Content Management
6 5 (14.71%) OOP
6 5 (14.71%) E-Commerce
6 5 (14.71%) Responsive Web Design
6 5 (14.71%) Analytics
6 5 (14.71%) MVC
7 3 (8.82%) Android Development
7 3 (8.82%) iOS Development
8 2 (5.88%) SDLC
8 2 (5.88%) Time Management
8 2 (5.88%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (58.82%) PHP
2 16 (47.06%) JavaScript
3 5 (14.71%) SQL
4 2 (5.88%) C#
5 1 (2.94%) Objective-C
5 1 (2.94%) PHP5
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) Plesk
Vendors
1 12 (35.29%) Adobe
2 5 (14.71%) Google
3 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.88%) Sencha
5 1 (2.94%) Quark
5 1 (2.94%) Yahoo!
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