The first table below looks at the demand for WordPress skills in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 16 April 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 Colchester region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester - - -
As % of the Application Platforms category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,500 £29,750
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +2.52%
Application Platforms Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
50 17 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 23.70% 11.72% 18.59%
Number of salaries quoted 49 17 34
Average salary £50,000 £32,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £26,050 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £57,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
WordPress
Essex

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

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

WordPress Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

WordPress
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

WordPress Salary Trend in Colchester

WordPress
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 7 (100.00%) HTML
2 6 (85.71%) PHP
2 6 (85.71%) MySQL
2 6 (85.71%) CSS
3 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
4 4 (57.14%) CMS
4 4 (57.14%) Web Design
5 3 (42.86%) XML
5 3 (42.86%) jQuery
6 2 (28.57%) Web Development
7 1 (14.29%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (14.29%) Email Marketing
7 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
7 1 (14.29%) MailChimp
7 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
7 1 (14.29%) Photoshop
7 1 (14.29%) MS Office
7 1 (14.29%) MVC
7 1 (14.29%) Google
7 1 (14.29%) Marketing

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 4 (57.14%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Photoshop
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) MailChimp
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) MySQL
General
1 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) PHP Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Web Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Coordinator
3 1 (14.29%) Project Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
2 6 (85.71%) CSS
3 3 (42.86%) XML
3 3 (42.86%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Web Design
2 2 (28.57%) Web Development
3 1 (14.29%) Email Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
3 1 (14.29%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) PHP
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Google