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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank 70 48 62
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +14
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 5 16 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.81% 2.78% 0.18%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.98% 9.58% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 5 15 1
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
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
168 167 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 27.27% 29.04% 18.13%
Number of salaries quoted 161 133 90
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,785 £65,000 £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 27 November 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 10 (100.00%) PHP
1 10 (100.00%) MySQL
2 9 (90.00%) CSS
2 9 (90.00%) HTML
2 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (70.00%) CMS
4 6 (60.00%) jQuery
5 5 (50.00%) HTML5
5 5 (50.00%) LAMP
6 4 (40.00%) Linux
6 4 (40.00%) Apache
6 4 (40.00%) Joomla!
6 4 (40.00%) Subversion
6 4 (40.00%) Mercurial
6 4 (40.00%) CSS3
6 4 (40.00%) Twitter
6 4 (40.00%) Drupal
6 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
6 4 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (40.00%) GitHub
7 3 (30.00%) RESTful
7 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (30.00%) Adobe
7 3 (30.00%) Finance
7 3 (30.00%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (30.00%) Web Design
7 3 (30.00%) Web Development
7 3 (30.00%) Web Services
7 3 (30.00%) Photoshop

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 7 (70.00%) CMS
2 4 (40.00%) Joomla!
2 4 (40.00%) Drupal
2 4 (40.00%) Apache
3 2 (20.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Photoshop
1 3 (30.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) GitHub
2 2 (20.00%) Trello
2 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) MySQL
2 2 (20.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Subversion
1 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (40.00%) Mercurial
2 2 (20.00%) JIRA
2 2 (20.00%) Dreamweaver
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (80.00%) Web Developer
3 5 (50.00%) Programmer
3 5 (50.00%) Web Programmer
4 3 (30.00%) Senior Developer
4 3 (30.00%) PHP Programmer
5 2 (20.00%) Senior PHP Programmer
5 2 (20.00%) Senior Programmer
5 2 (20.00%) Senior Web Developer
5 2 (20.00%) PHP Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Senior PHP Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (10.00%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) HTML
1 9 (90.00%) CSS
2 6 (60.00%) jQuery
3 5 (50.00%) LAMP
3 5 (50.00%) HTML5
4 4 (40.00%) CSS3
4 4 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (30.00%) RESTful
5 3 (30.00%) Web Services
6 2 (20.00%) Ajax
6 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
6 2 (20.00%) ExpressJS
7 1 (10.00%) Grails
7 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) User Experience
2 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Android
2 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Web Design
1 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (30.00%) Web Development
2 2 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (20.00%) SEO
3 1 (10.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (10.00%) OOP
3 1 (10.00%) OO
3 1 (10.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) PHP
2 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) PHP5
3 1 (10.00%) Groovy
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Twitter
2 3 (30.00%) Adobe
3 2 (20.00%) Google
4 1 (10.00%) Zend