The table below looks at the statistics 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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WordPress
Rank 47 32 28
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -4
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 2 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 0.77% 0.65% 3.80%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.03% 5.88% 26.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 5
Average salary £16,500 £45,000 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-63.33% +95.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,100 £45,000 £22,700
10% offered a salary of more than £16,900 £45,000 £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
WordPress
Essex

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

Application Platforms Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
66 17 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 25.48% 10.97% 14.56%
Number of salaries quoted 63 17 22
Average salary £55,000 £32,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+69.23% -25.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 19 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) Photoshop
2 2 (66.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (66.67%) CMS
2 2 (66.67%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (66.67%) FTP
2 2 (66.67%) Adobe
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) Content Management
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) Laravel
3 1 (33.33%) Sass
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) OOP
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 2 (66.67%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (66.67%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (66.67%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) FTP
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Web Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Junior
2 2 (66.67%) Junior Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Junior Web Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Designer
3 1 (33.33%) Junior Designer
3 1 (33.33%) Junior Web Designer
3 1 (33.33%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) Laravel
2 1 (33.33%) Sass
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Content Management
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) OOP
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Adobe