The table below looks at the statistics for WordPress skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WordPress
Rank 25 24 45
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +21
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 2 20 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 1.19% 7.38% 0.91%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.41% 21.51% 5.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2 15 3
Average salary £27,500 £29,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.17% -17.14%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.76%
WordPress
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chester region.

Application Platforms Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
37 93 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 22.02% 34.32% 15.71%
Number of salaries quoted 25 64 26
Average salary £42,500 £29,000 £35,375
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.55% -18.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,100 £27,000 £22,700
10% offered a salary of more than £47,200 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WordPress across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

WordPress Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

WordPress
Salary Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WordPress across the Chester region.

WordPress Salary Trend in Chester

WordPress
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Chester 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 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) XHTML
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe
1 2 (100.00%) Web Design
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Magento
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe Creative Suite

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Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Chester 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.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) XHTML
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe
Chester, Cheshire
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Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + benefits
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