The table below looks at the statistics for WordPress skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank 57 61 50
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -11
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 5 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.85% 0.71% 0.47%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.94% 3.10% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 2
Average salary £37,500 £23,250 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+61.29% -15.45%
UK excluding London average salary £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+1.66% -
WordPress
West Midlands

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

Application Platforms Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
127 129 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 21.56% 23.04% 23.11%
Number of salaries quoted 109 92 89
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £24,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

WordPress Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

WordPress
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

WordPress Salary Trend in Coventry

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 8 (100.00%) PHP
1 8 (100.00%) MySQL
2 6 (75.00%) Apache
2 6 (75.00%) Linux
3 5 (62.50%) CSS
3 5 (62.50%) HTML
3 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 5 (62.50%) CMS
4 4 (50.00%) LAMP
4 4 (50.00%) Web Development
4 4 (50.00%) Magento
5 3 (37.50%) PHP5
5 3 (37.50%) RESTful
5 3 (37.50%) Finance
5 3 (37.50%) Web Services
5 3 (37.50%) OOP
5 3 (37.50%) OO
5 3 (37.50%) Zend
5 3 (37.50%) Web Design
5 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (25.00%) Photoshop
6 2 (25.00%) Adobe
6 2 (25.00%) CSS3
6 2 (25.00%) HTML5
6 2 (25.00%) jQuery
7 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
7 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
7 1 (12.50%) Node.js

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 6 (75.00%) Apache
2 5 (62.50%) CMS
3 1 (12.50%) Node.js
3 1 (12.50%) Drupal
3 1 (12.50%) Joomla!
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (25.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) GitHub
1 1 (12.50%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) MySQL
2 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (12.50%) Mercurial
1 1 (12.50%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Web Developer
3 4 (50.00%) Senior Developer
4 3 (37.50%) Senior PHP Developer
4 3 (37.50%) PHP Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Programmer
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Web Developer
5 1 (12.50%) PHP Programmer
5 1 (12.50%) Senior PHP Programmer
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Programmer
5 1 (12.50%) Web Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) CSS
1 5 (62.50%) HTML
2 4 (50.00%) LAMP
3 3 (37.50%) RESTful
3 3 (37.50%) Web Services
4 2 (25.00%) CSS3
4 2 (25.00%) HTML5
4 2 (25.00%) jQuery
5 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
5 1 (12.50%) ExpressJS
5 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (12.50%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Web Development
2 3 (37.50%) OOP
2 3 (37.50%) OO
2 3 (37.50%) Web Design
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 1 (12.50%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) PHP
2 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 3 (37.50%) PHP5
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Zend
2 2 (25.00%) Adobe
3 1 (12.50%) Twitter
3 1 (12.50%) Sony
3 1 (12.50%) Google