The table below looks at the statistics for WordPress skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WordPress
Rank 37 31 24
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -7
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 4 2 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 1.99% 1.13% 7.69%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.52% 5.13% 20.62%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 15
Median salary £33,750 £27,500 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.72% -5.17%
UK excluding London median salary £31,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +8.33%
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
42 39 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 20.90% 22.03% 37.31%
Number of salaries quoted 40 25 69
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +46.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,100 £25,950
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £47,200
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

The demand trend of job ads across the Chester region citing WordPress as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 May 2016, IT jobs citing WordPress also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Chester region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 7 (100.00%) PHP
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
2 6 (85.71%) MySQL
2 6 (85.71%) HTML
2 6 (85.71%) jQuery
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
3 5 (71.43%) Magento
4 4 (57.14%) HTML5
4 4 (57.14%) CSS3
4 4 (57.14%) CMS
4 4 (57.14%) Laravel
5 3 (42.86%) Appcelerator
5 3 (42.86%) Sass
5 3 (42.86%) MVC
5 3 (42.86%) PhoneGap
5 3 (42.86%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 3 (42.86%) CodeIgniter
5 3 (42.86%) Drupal
5 3 (42.86%) Web Development
6 2 (28.57%) Social Media
6 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
6 2 (28.57%) XHTML
6 2 (28.57%) LESS
6 2 (28.57%) Mobile Development
7 1 (14.29%) Front End Development
7 1 (14.29%) Code Optimisation
7 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
7 1 (14.29%) Grunt
7 1 (14.29%) Corona SDK
7 1 (14.29%) OO PHP

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (57.14%) CMS
2 3 (42.86%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (14.29%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (14.29%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
3 1 (14.29%) Grunt
3 1 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 1 (14.29%) Advertising
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (71.43%) PHP Developer
3 3 (42.86%) PHP Web Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Web Developer
4 2 (28.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (14.29%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (14.29%) HTML CSS Developer
5 1 (14.29%) HTML Developer
5 1 (14.29%) PHP Laravel Developer
5 1 (14.29%) PHP Symfony Developer
5 1 (14.29%) PHP Zend Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
2 6 (85.71%) HTML
2 6 (85.71%) jQuery
3 4 (57.14%) CSS3
3 4 (57.14%) HTML5
3 4 (57.14%) Laravel
4 3 (42.86%) CodeIgniter
4 3 (42.86%) PhoneGap
4 3 (42.86%) Sass
5 2 (28.57%) LESS
5 2 (28.57%) XHTML
6 1 (14.29%) Corona SDK
6 1 (14.29%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Social Media
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) MVC
1 3 (42.86%) Web Development
2 2 (28.57%) Mobile Development
3 1 (14.29%) Code Optimisation
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 1 (14.29%) Front End Development
3 1 (14.29%) OO
3 1 (14.29%) OO PHP
3 1 (14.29%) OOP
3 1 (14.29%) SEO
3 1 (14.29%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) PHP
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) Objective-C
3 1 (14.29%) PHP 5
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Appcelerator
2 1 (14.29%) Zend
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