The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank 87 106 120
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +14
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 27 13 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.55% 0.75% 0.83%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.65% 3.75% 3.88%
Number of salaries quoted 22 11 14
Average salary £31,500 £27,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.54% -21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £31,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,750 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-2.43% -2.38%
Application Platforms Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
406 347 490
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 23.28% 19.99% 21.52%
Number of salaries quoted 315 295 446
Average salary £35,500 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.57% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,500 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,800 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
WordPress
North West

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 July 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 July 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 +10 12 £30,000 +39.53% 3
Macclesfield +7 3 £35,000 +27.27% 1
Northwich - 1 £32,500 - 1
Warrington - 1 £18,500 -
Crewe - 1 £47,500 -
WordPress
North West

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 (93.22%) HTML
2 47 (79.66%) CSS
3 31 (52.54%) CMS
4 29 (49.15%) JavaScript
4 29 (49.15%) PHP
5 27 (45.76%) jQuery
6 24 (40.68%) MySQL
7 23 (38.98%) .NET
7 23 (38.98%) MVC
7 23 (38.98%) Sitecore CMS
7 23 (38.98%) Sitecore
8 22 (37.29%) C#
9 20 (33.90%) SQL
9 20 (33.90%) Marketing
9 20 (33.90%) Magento
9 20 (33.90%) Umbraco
10 18 (30.51%) HTML5
11 16 (27.12%) Web Development
12 15 (25.42%) ASP.NET
12 15 (25.42%) E-Commerce
13 14 (23.73%) CSS3
13 14 (23.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 13 (22.03%) Drupal
15 12 (20.34%) W3C
15 12 (20.34%) ASP.NET MVC
15 12 (20.34%) Responsive Web Design
15 12 (20.34%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 12 (20.34%) PhoneGap
15 12 (20.34%) Razor View Engine
16 8 (13.56%) Team Foundation Server

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 31 (52.54%) CMS
2 23 (38.98%) Sitecore CMS
3 20 (33.90%) Umbraco
4 13 (22.03%) Drupal
5 6 (10.17%) concrete5
5 6 (10.17%) Confluence
5 6 (10.17%) Commerce Server
5 6 (10.17%) WebSphere
6 3 (5.08%) IIS
6 3 (5.08%) Sitefinity
7 2 (3.39%) Joomla!
Applications
1 4 (6.78%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.69%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 20 (33.90%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.39%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (40.68%) MySQL
2 4 (6.78%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (20.34%) PhoneGap
2 8 (13.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (13.56%) Visual Studio
3 6 (10.17%) Git (software)
3 6 (10.17%) JIRA
4 4 (6.78%) Grunt
5 1 (1.69%) MSBuild
General
1 20 (33.90%) Marketing
2 6 (10.17%) Finance
2 6 (10.17%) Retail
3 1 (1.69%) Advertising
3 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 58 (98.31%) Developer
2 19 (32.20%) Front-End Developer
3 16 (27.12%) C# Developer
4 13 (22.03%) Web Developer
5 8 (13.56%) PHP Developer
6 7 (11.86%) Front-End Web Developer
7 6 (10.17%) UI Programmer
7 6 (10.17%) UI Developer
7 6 (10.17%) .NET Developer
8 5 (8.47%) .NET Web Developer
8 5 (8.47%) CMS Developer
9 4 (6.78%) C# .NET Developer
9 4 (6.78%) C# Web Developer
10 3 (5.08%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 3 (5.08%) Magento Developer
10 3 (5.08%) PHP Magento Developer
11 1 (1.69%) Graduate Developer
11 1 (1.69%) Web Designer
11 1 (1.69%) ASP.NET Developer
11 1 (1.69%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (93.22%) HTML
2 47 (79.66%) CSS
3 27 (45.76%) jQuery
4 23 (38.98%) .NET
5 18 (30.51%) HTML5
6 15 (25.42%) ASP.NET
7 14 (23.73%) CSS3
7 14 (23.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 12 (20.34%) ASP.NET MVC
8 12 (20.34%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 12 (20.34%) Razor View Engine
9 7 (11.86%) Backbone.js
10 6 (10.17%) AngularJS
10 6 (10.17%) Sass
10 6 (10.17%) Spring
10 6 (10.17%) Spring MVC
11 4 (6.78%) LESS
11 4 (6.78%) REST
11 4 (6.78%) Ajax
11 4 (6.78%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.34%) W3C
2 6 (10.17%) Mobile App
2 6 (10.17%) FMCG
3 4 (6.78%) Open Source
4 2 (3.39%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.39%) Statistics
4 2 (3.39%) Web 2.0
5 1 (1.69%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.69%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.17%) Apple iOS
1 6 (10.17%) Android
2 1 (1.69%) Windows
2 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (38.98%) MVC
2 16 (27.12%) Web Development
3 15 (25.42%) E-Commerce
4 12 (20.34%) Responsive Web Design
5 8 (13.56%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (11.86%) Scrum
6 7 (11.86%) SEO
7 6 (10.17%) Android Development
7 6 (10.17%) iOS Development
7 6 (10.17%) Mobile Application Development
7 6 (10.17%) Kanban
7 6 (10.17%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (8.47%) Email Marketing
9 3 (5.08%) Time Management
9 3 (5.08%) Performance Management
10 2 (3.39%) Refactoring
10 2 (3.39%) Content Management
10 2 (3.39%) Web Design
11 1 (1.69%) Pay per click
11 1 (1.69%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 29 (49.15%) JavaScript
1 29 (49.15%) PHP
2 22 (37.29%) C#
3 20 (33.90%) SQL
4 7 (11.86%) Java
5 2 (3.39%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (6.78%) Degree
2 3 (5.08%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (3.39%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 23 (38.98%) Sitecore
2 6 (10.17%) Atlassian
2 6 (10.17%) IBM
2 6 (10.17%) ATG
3 5 (8.47%) Ektron
4 4 (6.78%) EPiServer
5 3 (5.08%) F5
5 3 (5.08%) Eloqua
5 3 (5.08%) Twitter
6 1 (1.69%) Google
6 1 (1.69%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.69%) Adobe
Northwich, Cheshire
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 1 hour ago
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £Neg upon exp + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: 20000-25000 Per Annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Chester
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
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Posted: 20 days ago