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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WordPress
Rank 97 103 96
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -7
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 20 10 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.11% 0.64% 2.48%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.21% 3.24% 13.40%
Number of salaries quoted 20 9 50
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +14.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,800 £26,600 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £32,750
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
322 309 388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 17.87% 19.76% 18.49%
Number of salaries quoted 279 257 355
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,125
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £49,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
- +4.57%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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
Macclesfield - 12 £45,000 -
Knutsford - 3 £35,000 - 1
Chester +11 2 £35,000 +52.17% 1
Wilmslow - 1 £40,000 -
WordPress
North West

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 36 (90.00%) HTML
1 36 (90.00%) CSS
2 33 (82.50%) JavaScript
2 33 (82.50%) jQuery
3 31 (77.50%) HTML5
4 25 (62.50%) Umbraco
5 24 (60.00%) Marketing
5 24 (60.00%) CMS
5 24 (60.00%) CSS3
6 22 (55.00%) SQL
7 21 (52.50%) Social Media
8 20 (50.00%) Eloqua
8 20 (50.00%) Modernizr
8 20 (50.00%) MySQL
8 20 (50.00%) Photoshop
8 20 (50.00%) EPiServer
8 20 (50.00%) Email Marketing
9 18 (45.00%) Responsive Web Design
10 16 (40.00%) .NET
10 16 (40.00%) C#
11 15 (37.50%) Razor View Engine
12 14 (35.00%) PHP
13 12 (30.00%) CRM
13 12 (30.00%) Salesforce.com
13 12 (30.00%) SQL Server
13 12 (30.00%) XML
14 10 (25.00%) Git (software)
15 8 (20.00%) Sass
15 8 (20.00%) LESS
15 8 (20.00%) Grunt

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 25 (62.50%) Umbraco
2 24 (60.00%) CMS
3 3 (7.50%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 20 (50.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.50%) Amazon S3
1 7 (17.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.50%) MailChimp
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (50.00%) MySQL
2 12 (30.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (17.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 10 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (20.00%) Grunt
3 1 (2.50%) Subversion
General
1 24 (60.00%) Marketing
2 1 (2.50%) Legal
2 1 (2.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 36 (90.00%) Developer
2 13 (32.50%) Web Developer
3 12 (30.00%) Front-End Developer
4 8 (20.00%) Senior Web Developer
4 8 (20.00%) Senior Developer
5 5 (12.50%) Front-End Web Developer
6 3 (7.50%) C# Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Marketing Manager
6 3 (7.50%) Digital Marketing Manager
7 1 (2.50%) Senior Digital Producer
7 1 (2.50%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Digital Producer
7 1 (2.50%) PHP Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Senior Producer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (90.00%) HTML
1 36 (90.00%) CSS
2 33 (82.50%) jQuery
3 31 (77.50%) HTML5
4 24 (60.00%) CSS3
5 20 (50.00%) Modernizr
6 16 (40.00%) .NET
7 15 (37.50%) Razor View Engine
8 12 (30.00%) XML
9 8 (20.00%) Sass
9 8 (20.00%) LESS
10 7 (17.50%) Web Services
10 7 (17.50%) Ajax
10 7 (17.50%) Phalcon
11 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET
11 3 (7.50%) XHTML
11 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (7.50%) PhoneGap
11 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 2 (5.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 21 (52.50%) Social Media
2 3 (7.50%) W3C
2 3 (7.50%) Psychology
2 3 (7.50%) Life Science
2 3 (7.50%) User Experience
3 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.50%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.00%) Linux
2 7 (17.50%) UNIX
3 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (50.00%) Email Marketing
2 18 (45.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 12 (30.00%) CRM
4 8 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 7 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (17.50%) Load Balancing
6 6 (15.00%) Web Design
6 6 (15.00%) MVC
7 4 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
7 4 (10.00%) Content Management
7 4 (10.00%) Web Development
7 4 (10.00%) Project Management
8 3 (7.50%) SEO
8 3 (7.50%) B2B
8 3 (7.50%) B2C
8 3 (7.50%) Business Development
8 3 (7.50%) Logistics
8 3 (7.50%) Pay per click
9 1 (2.50%) Android Development
9 1 (2.50%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 33 (82.50%) JavaScript
2 22 (55.00%) SQL
3 16 (40.00%) C#
4 14 (35.00%) PHP
5 1 (2.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (17.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 20 (50.00%) Eloqua
1 20 (50.00%) EPiServer
2 12 (30.00%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (10.00%) Zend
4 3 (7.50%) Sitecore
5 2 (5.00%) Twitter
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