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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WordPress
Rank 33 26 37
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +11
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 5 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 2.36% 5.20% 1.72%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.62% 17.57% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 3
Average salary £25,000 £30,000 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +39.53%
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
52 74 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 24.53% 29.60% 22.41%
Number of salaries quoted 30 46 30
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,100 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £51,750
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 28 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 4 (80.00%) HTML
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (80.00%) PHP
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
1 4 (80.00%) jQuery
1 4 (80.00%) Magento
2 3 (60.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (60.00%) Adobe
2 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) MySQL
3 2 (40.00%) LAMP
3 2 (40.00%) XHTML
3 2 (40.00%) Web Design
3 2 (40.00%) SDLC
3 2 (40.00%) HTML5
3 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (20.00%) Content Management
4 1 (20.00%) Marketing
4 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (20.00%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (20.00%) InDesign
4 1 (20.00%) Mac OS X
4 1 (20.00%) Quark
4 1 (20.00%) CMS
4 1 (20.00%) Photoshop
4 1 (20.00%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (20.00%) Flash

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (20.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (20.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (20.00%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dreamweaver
General
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
1 4 (80.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Graphic Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) HTML
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
1 4 (80.00%) jQuery
2 2 (40.00%) HTML5
2 2 (40.00%) XHTML
2 2 (40.00%) LAMP
3 1 (20.00%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (40.00%) Web Design
2 2 (40.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) Content Management
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (80.00%) PHP
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Adobe
2 1 (20.00%) Quark
Chester, Cheshire
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Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester
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Posted: 26 days ago