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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WordPress
Rank 78 62 67
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +5
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 2 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.24% 0.79% 0.58%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.55% 3.38% 2.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 4
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £23,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +61.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £37,500 £24,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -3.22%
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
129 148 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 15.45% 23.38% 23.55%
Number of salaries quoted 106 124 101
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,995
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WordPress across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

WordPress Salary Histogram in Coventry

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) User Experience
2 2 (66.67%) Photoshop
3 1 (33.33%) cPanel
3 1 (33.33%) SEO
3 1 (33.33%) LAMP
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (33.33%) Content Management
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) Symfony
3 1 (33.33%) Zend
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Magento
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (33.33%) PHPUnit
3 1 (33.33%) Node.js
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (33.33%) Behat
3 1 (33.33%) Twitter

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 1 (33.33%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Magento
1 1 (33.33%) Shopify
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) PHPUnit
1 1 (33.33%) Behat
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Lead Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Front-End Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (33.33%) Sass
3 1 (33.33%) LESS
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) LAMP
3 1 (33.33%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) Symfony
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) SEO
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Content Management
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (33.33%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) cPanel
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe
1 1 (33.33%) Zend
1 1 (33.33%) Twitter