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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank 107 101 116
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +15
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 21 16 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.08% 1.01% 0.86%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.94% 5.56% 4.30%
Number of salaries quoted 17 16 15
Average salary £30,500 £25,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.00% -10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £27,750 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £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
425 288 419
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 21.78% 18.15% 20.04%
Number of salaries quoted 343 251 383
Average salary £35,154 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,996 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +6 13 £25,000 +16.27%
Macclesfield - 6 £35,000 -
Crewe - 1 £47,500 -
WordPress
North West

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 52 (98.11%) HTML
2 46 (86.79%) CSS
3 30 (56.60%) CMS
4 27 (50.94%) JavaScript
5 26 (49.06%) MySQL
6 25 (47.17%) PHP
6 25 (47.17%) jQuery
7 24 (45.28%) Umbraco
7 24 (45.28%) Sitecore CMS
7 24 (45.28%) Sitecore
7 24 (45.28%) MVC
8 19 (35.85%) Marketing
9 18 (33.96%) SQL
9 18 (33.96%) .NET
9 18 (33.96%) C#
9 18 (33.96%) Magento
10 17 (32.08%) HTML5
10 17 (32.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 15 (28.30%) Drupal
11 15 (28.30%) ASP.NET
11 15 (28.30%) E-Commerce
11 15 (28.30%) CSS3
12 14 (26.42%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 14 (26.42%) PhoneGap
12 14 (26.42%) Razor View Engine
12 14 (26.42%) ASP.NET MVC
12 14 (26.42%) W3C
13 10 (18.87%) Responsive Web Design
14 9 (16.98%) Sass
14 9 (16.98%) Git (software)

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (56.60%) CMS
2 24 (45.28%) Umbraco
2 24 (45.28%) Sitecore CMS
3 15 (28.30%) Drupal
4 6 (11.32%) Commerce Server
4 6 (11.32%) WebSphere
4 6 (11.32%) Confluence
4 6 (11.32%) concrete5
5 3 (5.66%) Sitefinity
6 2 (3.77%) Joomla!
Applications
1 7 (13.21%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.89%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 18 (33.96%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.77%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (49.06%) MySQL
2 3 (5.66%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (16.98%) Git (software)
2 6 (11.32%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (11.32%) Grunt
2 6 (11.32%) Visual Studio
2 6 (11.32%) JIRA
General
1 19 (35.85%) Marketing
2 6 (11.32%) Retail
3 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.89%) Finance
3 1 (1.89%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 52 (98.11%) Developer
2 20 (37.74%) Front-End Developer
3 16 (30.19%) C# Developer
4 14 (26.42%) Web Developer
5 10 (18.87%) Front-End Web Developer
6 6 (11.32%) UI Developer
6 6 (11.32%) UI Programmer
6 6 (11.32%) PHP Developer
7 5 (9.43%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 3 (5.66%) .NET Web Developer
8 3 (5.66%) .NET Developer
9 2 (3.77%) C# Web Developer
9 2 (3.77%) C# .NET Developer
10 1 (1.89%) Graduate Web Developer
10 1 (1.89%) Graduate Developer
10 1 (1.89%) Web Designer
10 1 (1.89%) PHP Magento Developer
10 1 (1.89%) WordPress Developer
10 1 (1.89%) Sitecore Developer
10 1 (1.89%) Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (98.11%) HTML
2 46 (86.79%) CSS
3 25 (47.17%) jQuery
4 18 (33.96%) .NET
5 17 (32.08%) HTML5
5 17 (32.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 15 (28.30%) CSS3
6 15 (28.30%) ASP.NET
7 14 (26.42%) ASP.NET MVC
7 14 (26.42%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 14 (26.42%) PhoneGap
7 14 (26.42%) Razor View Engine
8 9 (16.98%) Sass
9 7 (13.21%) LESS
10 6 (11.32%) AngularJS
10 6 (11.32%) Backbone.js
10 6 (11.32%) Spring
10 6 (11.32%) Modernizr
10 6 (11.32%) Spring MVC
11 2 (3.77%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 14 (26.42%) W3C
2 7 (13.21%) User Experience
3 6 (11.32%) Mobile App
3 6 (11.32%) FMCG
3 6 (11.32%) Open Source
4 1 (1.89%) Social Media
4 1 (1.89%) Graphic Design
4 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.32%) Android
1 6 (11.32%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (45.28%) MVC
2 15 (28.30%) E-Commerce
3 10 (18.87%) Responsive Web Design
4 8 (15.09%) Web Development
4 8 (15.09%) Email Marketing
5 6 (11.32%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (11.32%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (11.32%) Scrum
5 6 (11.32%) Mobile Application Development
5 6 (11.32%) Android Development
5 6 (11.32%) iOS Development
5 6 (11.32%) Kanban
6 3 (5.66%) SEO
7 2 (3.77%) Web Design
8 1 (1.89%) Pay per click
8 1 (1.89%) Time Management
8 1 (1.89%) Progressive Enhancement
Programming Languages
1 27 (50.94%) JavaScript
2 25 (47.17%) PHP
3 18 (33.96%) SQL
3 18 (33.96%) C#
4 7 (13.21%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (3.77%) Degree
2 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (3.77%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 24 (45.28%) Sitecore
2 7 (13.21%) EPiServer
3 6 (11.32%) Atlassian
3 6 (11.32%) IBM
3 6 (11.32%) ATG
3 6 (11.32%) Eloqua
3 6 (11.32%) Twitter
4 5 (9.43%) F5
5 1 (1.89%) Google
5 1 (1.89%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.89%) Adobe
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Great Benefits + Training
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £22000 - £25000 Per Annum
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