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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank 104 97 113
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +16
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 23 19 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.20% 1.17% 1.04%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.28% 6.44% 4.69%
Number of salaries quoted 18 17 19
Average salary £32,000 £24,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £27,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+1.66% -
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
436 295 490
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 22.83% 18.13% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 344 254 449
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,980 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,150 £57,500
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 27 August 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 27 August 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
Chester +7 14 £25,000 +16.27%
Macclesfield +12 6 £35,000 +27.27%
Warrington - 1 £18,500 -
Crewe - 1 £47,500 -
WordPress
North West

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 55 (98.21%) HTML
2 47 (83.93%) CSS
3 30 (53.57%) CMS
4 28 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 28 (50.00%) PHP
5 27 (48.21%) MySQL
6 26 (46.43%) jQuery
7 24 (42.86%) Umbraco
7 24 (42.86%) MVC
7 24 (42.86%) Sitecore CMS
7 24 (42.86%) Sitecore
8 22 (39.29%) Marketing
9 19 (33.93%) SQL
9 19 (33.93%) Magento
10 18 (32.14%) HTML5
10 18 (32.14%) .NET
10 18 (32.14%) C#
11 17 (30.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 15 (26.79%) Drupal
12 15 (26.79%) ASP.NET
12 15 (26.79%) E-Commerce
12 15 (26.79%) CSS3
13 14 (25.00%) PhoneGap
13 14 (25.00%) Razor View Engine
13 14 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
13 14 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 14 (25.00%) W3C
14 11 (19.64%) Responsive Web Design
15 9 (16.07%) Git (software)
15 9 (16.07%) Sass

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 30 (53.57%) CMS
2 24 (42.86%) Umbraco
2 24 (42.86%) Sitecore CMS
3 15 (26.79%) Drupal
4 6 (10.71%) Commerce Server
4 6 (10.71%) WebSphere
4 6 (10.71%) Confluence
4 6 (10.71%) concrete5
5 3 (5.36%) Sitefinity
6 2 (3.57%) Joomla!
Applications
1 7 (12.50%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.79%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 19 (33.93%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (48.21%) MySQL
2 3 (5.36%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (16.07%) Git (software)
2 6 (10.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (10.71%) Grunt
2 6 (10.71%) Visual Studio
2 6 (10.71%) JIRA
General
1 22 (39.29%) Marketing
2 6 (10.71%) Retail
3 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.79%) Finance
3 1 (1.79%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 55 (98.21%) Developer
2 22 (39.29%) Front-End Developer
3 16 (28.57%) C# Developer
4 14 (25.00%) Web Developer
5 10 (17.86%) Front-End Web Developer
6 7 (12.50%) PHP Developer
7 6 (10.71%) UI Developer
7 6 (10.71%) UI Programmer
8 5 (8.93%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 3 (5.36%) .NET Web Developer
9 3 (5.36%) .NET Developer
10 2 (3.57%) C# Web Developer
10 2 (3.57%) PHP Magento Developer
10 2 (3.57%) C# .NET Developer
10 2 (3.57%) Magento Developer
11 1 (1.79%) WordPress Developer
11 1 (1.79%) Sitecore Developer
11 1 (1.79%) Graduate
11 1 (1.79%) Designer
11 1 (1.79%) Graduate Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (98.21%) HTML
2 47 (83.93%) CSS
3 26 (46.43%) jQuery
4 18 (32.14%) HTML5
4 18 (32.14%) .NET
5 17 (30.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 15 (26.79%) ASP.NET
6 15 (26.79%) CSS3
7 14 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 14 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 14 (25.00%) PhoneGap
7 14 (25.00%) Razor View Engine
8 9 (16.07%) Sass
9 7 (12.50%) LESS
10 6 (10.71%) AngularJS
10 6 (10.71%) Backbone.js
10 6 (10.71%) Modernizr
10 6 (10.71%) Spring MVC
10 6 (10.71%) Spring
11 3 (5.36%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 14 (25.00%) W3C
2 6 (10.71%) FMCG
2 6 (10.71%) Open Source
2 6 (10.71%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.79%) Social Media
3 1 (1.79%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.71%) Android
1 6 (10.71%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (42.86%) MVC
2 15 (26.79%) E-Commerce
3 11 (19.64%) Responsive Web Design
4 8 (14.29%) Web Development
4 8 (14.29%) Email Marketing
5 6 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (10.71%) Scrum
5 6 (10.71%) Mobile Application Development
5 6 (10.71%) Android Development
5 6 (10.71%) iOS Development
5 6 (10.71%) Kanban
6 4 (7.14%) SEO
7 2 (3.57%) Web Design
7 2 (3.57%) Time Management
8 1 (1.79%) Pay per click
8 1 (1.79%) Progressive Enhancement
Programming Languages
1 28 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 28 (50.00%) PHP
2 19 (33.93%) SQL
3 18 (32.14%) C#
4 7 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (3.57%) Degree
1 2 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (3.57%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 24 (42.86%) Sitecore
2 7 (12.50%) EPiServer
3 6 (10.71%) Atlassian
3 6 (10.71%) IBM
3 6 (10.71%) ATG
3 6 (10.71%) Eloqua
3 6 (10.71%) Twitter
4 5 (8.93%) F5
5 1 (1.79%) Google
5 1 (1.79%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.79%) Adobe
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Fantastic Training + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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