The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 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 Chester region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank 29 34 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 14 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 5.26% 1.94% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 16.87% 7.46% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 0
Average salary £25,000 £21,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.27% -
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,000 £31,375
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -1.19%
Application Platforms Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
83 67 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 31.20% 25.97% 30.10%
Number of salaries quoted 43 38 53
Average salary £30,500 £39,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.78% -1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £30,350 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
WordPress
Cheshire

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 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 35 (100.00%) HTML
2 26 (74.29%) CSS
3 19 (54.29%) MVC
3 19 (54.29%) CMS
3 19 (54.29%) Sitecore CMS
3 19 (54.29%) Sitecore
4 18 (51.43%) MySQL
5 16 (45.71%) PHP
6 13 (37.14%) SQL
6 13 (37.14%) .NET
6 13 (37.14%) C#
6 13 (37.14%) W3C
6 13 (37.14%) Umbraco
6 13 (37.14%) ASP.NET MVC
6 13 (37.14%) PhoneGap
6 13 (37.14%) Razor View Engine
6 13 (37.14%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 13 (37.14%) ASP.NET
7 11 (31.43%) Drupal
8 9 (25.71%) Marketing
9 8 (22.86%) Web Development
9 8 (22.86%) JavaScript
10 7 (20.00%) Magento
11 6 (17.14%) Team Foundation Server
11 6 (17.14%) Kanban
11 6 (17.14%) FMCG
11 6 (17.14%) Android
11 6 (17.14%) Backbone.js
11 6 (17.14%) concrete5
11 6 (17.14%) Responsive Web Design

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 19 (54.29%) CMS
1 19 (54.29%) Sitecore CMS
2 13 (37.14%) Umbraco
3 11 (31.43%) Drupal
4 6 (17.14%) concrete5
4 6 (17.14%) Confluence
4 6 (17.14%) Commerce Server
4 6 (17.14%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 7 (20.00%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (51.43%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (37.14%) PhoneGap
2 6 (17.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (17.14%) JIRA
2 6 (17.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (25.71%) Marketing
2 6 (17.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (100.00%) Developer
2 13 (37.14%) C# Developer
3 9 (25.71%) Front-End Developer
4 7 (20.00%) PHP Developer
5 6 (17.14%) UI Developer
5 6 (17.14%) UI Programmer
6 5 (14.29%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (100.00%) HTML
2 26 (74.29%) CSS
3 13 (37.14%) .NET
3 13 (37.14%) ASP.NET MVC
3 13 (37.14%) Razor View Engine
3 13 (37.14%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 13 (37.14%) ASP.NET
4 6 (17.14%) Backbone.js
4 6 (17.14%) AngularJS
4 6 (17.14%) HTML5
4 6 (17.14%) CSS3
4 6 (17.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 6 (17.14%) Spring
4 6 (17.14%) jQuery
4 6 (17.14%) Spring MVC
5 2 (5.71%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (37.14%) W3C
2 6 (17.14%) FMCG
2 6 (17.14%) Mobile App
3 5 (14.29%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.14%) Android
1 6 (17.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (54.29%) MVC
2 8 (22.86%) Web Development
3 6 (17.14%) Kanban
3 6 (17.14%) Responsive Web Design
3 6 (17.14%) Mobile Application Development
3 6 (17.14%) Android Development
3 6 (17.14%) iOS Development
3 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (17.14%) Scrum
3 6 (17.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (17.14%) E-Commerce
4 2 (5.71%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 16 (45.71%) PHP
2 13 (37.14%) SQL
2 13 (37.14%) C#
3 8 (22.86%) JavaScript
4 6 (17.14%) Java
Vendors
1 19 (54.29%) Sitecore
2 6 (17.14%) Atlassian
2 6 (17.14%) ATG
2 6 (17.14%) IBM
3 5 (14.29%) F5
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